An invitation
to hope

Join us in the adventure.

If there’s only one idea you take away from Commonway Church, make it be this: True hope for your life, your relationships, and your community exists – not in “something” we can acquire, but in “Someone” we can know and trust. Everything we do as a church is to make that introduction.

About Commonway

Inviting people to find hope in Jesus.

Commonway Church is a community of individuals inviting people to find hope in Jesus. We gather on Sunday mornings at 9:00 & 11:00 AM in the heart of downtown Muncie at 201 E. Charles St. to do just that and online at Whether you’ve never heard of Jesus, are skeptical about who He is, haven’t been to a church in awhile, or are looking for a church to call home, we invite you to check us out!

Commonway Church FAQs

Get your quick questions answered.

Where is Commonway Church located and when are its service times?

We gather at our new church home at 201 E Charles St, in downtown Muncie every Sunday at 9:00 & 10:45 AM.

What denomination is Commonway Church?

We are an interdenominational church, meaning we are not affiliated with any particular religious group but are encompassed by individuals from a variety of faith backgrounds and walks of life. Our unity in Jesus Christ is our commonality. Our elder board affirms the Apostles’ and Nicene Creeds.

Where should I park when attending on Sunday?

There is ample parking across the street from the church in the Mutual Bank parking lot. If you traveling across Charles St., we recommend turning left on S. Mulberry St. and then an immediate right into the parking lot. The church will be right across the street. It’s a big yellow brick building.

What is the best way to get connected to community at Commonway?

Hands down, the best way to get connected is by joining one of our small groups. Our groups are for all ages and stages of life and meet throughout the week at various homes and locations. Learn more about small groups here.

Who is Commonway Church's lead pastor?

Our Lead Pastor and church leader is Matt Carder. Graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University and soon to be graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary, Matt is a young, gifted yet humble leader whose biblically based messages resonate with people from all walks of life. Learn more about Matt and Commonway’s staff here.

What ministry and care does Commonway offer for children on Sundays?

Commonway Kids is located in the Lower Level of the church. We serve children from birth to 5th grade every Sunday during the 10:30 AM service. It is our goal to be able to minister to children entrusted to our care each week to help them experience God in a real way! To learn more about Commonway Kids, click here.

Does Commonway have a ministry for youth/teenagers?

Yes! CWAY: #youth is our growing, relationship-based youth ministry for both middle school and high school students. You can learn more about it here.

How can college students get connected at Commonway?

We have a ministry exclusively for college students to help them get connected to our church community. College groups meet at various time throughout the week both at the church at on campus. Email our College Pastor Gus Goggin for more info.

What’s the best way to stay in the know about the happenings at Commonway Church?

We strive to keep you connected and involved to everything that is going on at Commonway and provide several avenues for you to do so. Our website is our main source of communication for all of our activities and is updated on a regular basis. Additionally, we are very active across Facebook and Twitter. Lastly, if you prefer regular email updates, you can subscribe to receive Commonway’s e-newsletter here.

What is Commonway's approach to missions/outreach as it relates to its budget?

We set aside at least 10% of every offering to go toward local and global outreach. We support a number of local ministries that currently include Christian Ministries, First Choice for Women, and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. In addition, we have an ongoing partnership with Food for the Hungry in Nicaragua. We also support various full-time vocational missionaries involved in making disciples around the world.

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What to Expect

Try us out for one Sunday!

We know that visiting a church for the first time can be a bit intimidating. We think you’ll find visiting Commonway a welcoming experience.

It's OK to not be OK

Our Staff

Guides along your journey.

Our staff and leadership team is made up of individuals from all walks of life and backgrounds. But they have two things in common – they love God and are passionate about what He is doing at Commonway.

Contact Us

Don't hesitate to reach out!

Please reach out to us if you have questions about anything Commonway! You can follow the link below or connect with us on social media and we will respond to your inquiry ASAP!