New to SBCC Tables (Spring 2024)

If you are feeling new to South Bend City Church, we have some more opportunities to hear more from our staff about who we are, how we practice together, and to meet other members from our community. There are two more opportunities for you to join us! The first is on Sunday, April 7, from […]

Stations in the Street (2024)

Stations in the Street, featuring art from Scott Erickson (@scottthepainter on Instagram), will be posted around downtown South Bend for all of Holy Week (March 24-31). This twist on the traditional Stations of the Cross allows us to not only reflect on the life and death of Jesus, but on our community within the city […]

Holy Week Gatherings (2024)

During Holy Week, we’ll meet for Palm Sunday at the Tribune for our normal gathering times (9a + 11a). On Good Friday (March 29) we will meet for a special Eucharist gathering at noon. This brief, 30 minute time of reflection, which will also be available on the podcast on the 29th, will allow us […]

We’re Moving in March!

After years of dreaming, praying, planning, and working, we’re moving to the Tribune! The next seven weeks will be a profound season of action, reflection, and celebration for us as we move and turn our attention to Holy Week and Easter. Today we wanted to make sure you know what our time will look like […]

God, Suffering, Evil (Class with Ken Oakes)

As Lent leads us into Holy Week, we prepare for a fresh encounter with the paradox of a God who suffers with us. This year, Ken Oakes (SBCC member and Professor of Systematic Theology at Notre Dame) will be teaching a Thursday night class called “God, Suffering, Evil.” The class will include an exploration of […]

Ash Wednesday with Our New Neighbors

This year, the SBCC community is invited to join one of our new neighbors, The Cathedral of Saint James or First Presbyterian Church, for their Ash Wednesday liturgies on Wednesday, February 14th. St. James will have two services this year — one at 7a that’s intended to be a quick stop on your way to […]