Frequently Asked Questions


What do people generally wear during your services?

Come as you are! Feel free to dress-up or dress-down.

What style of worship do you have on Sunday mornings?

Contemporary Live Worship Band

How long are your services?

Sunday morning service is from approximately 10:30 – 12:15.

Do you provide childcare during the Sunday service?

Yes. There are many Family Ministry opportunities for your children. Nursery and Preschool is available for children 4 and under, Kid’s Church for 5 – 12 year olds, and Tweens/Youth meet twice a month. One Sunday a month is designated ‘Family Sunday’ where we encourage families to worship and enjoy the power of the Holy Spirit together. Encounter Youth also meets once a week during the evening.

What types of groups/Bible studies do you provide during the week?

Throughout the year, various Connection Groups will be taking place. Check out what’s going on now!

What types of community outreach do your members participate in?

It’s important to us that we know the needs around us and have a working knowledge of programs already in place so that we can partner with them. Here are some of the opportunities where we can meet needs while building relationships:

House of Blessing (Community Food Pantry)

Monday: 5pm – 7pm

Tuesday: Restocking

Wednesday: 10am – noon

Friday: 4pm – 6pm


Serve the City: See how you can get involved in their vision ‘to see the redeveloping communities of Chesapeake transformed through collective partnerships between the police department, faith base organizations, civic leagues and schools by building trusting relationships that bring hope and health to our community’. Find out more at


After-School Mentoring/Tutoring/Homework Club

Every School Day: 3pm – 5:30pm

We believe in missions locally, nationally, and globally; therefore, we provide ways for everyone to be able to ‘go’ somewhere and make disciples!

Does your church take part in Missions Trips?

Yes! Our church is passionate about Missions and takes part in multiple trips each year.  Just as in our community outreach, our philosophy is that we are always building relationships with those we serve.