- Sunday: 9am & 11am
Along with the Sunday morning worship service, Home Groups form the foundation for performing the mission of Grace Bible Church: Disciples Making Disciples: Loving God and People Through the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As the name implies, Home Groups primarily meet in homes throughout Alexandria, southern Fairfax County and eastern Prince William County.
These small groups (5-6 households) include people from all walks of life, including families with and without kids, "empty nest" adults, and singles. Each group is different, but they all meet regularly for casual fellowship, "Discovery Time" (devotions and activities for the whole family), and a more focused time of
God has kindly not left us to try and figure out the Christian life on our own. He has also made the promise of ongoing grace to empower change and has given us the privilege to live life together in the local church. As odd as it may seem to us, it pleases the Father to use other sinners, saved by grace alone, to aid us in living out the Christian life. We know this to be true in light of the many "one another" commands in the New Testament. As we share life with other believers, God the Father gives each of us grace to come alongside others to encourage, exhort, instruct, teach, bear one another's burdens, love one another, and so much more. It's because of God's desire for His people to live interdependently that Grace Bible Church has chosen small groups - called "Home Groups" here - to be the way we seek to obey these commands. Below is a PDF of these grace-filled commands.