Riverbend Church is a voluntary member of Great Commission Churches (GCC), a US-based fellowship of churches designed to inspire, equip and mobilize churches to advance the gospel of Jesus Christ in the United States and overseas. GCC's website includes a statement of faith and core values, as well as a list of member churches ( GCC also provides mediation services to assist a church member who wants help in resolving an issue with the church's leadership.

Within GCC

Great Commission Churches is a member of the National Association of Evangelicals ( and the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (


Great Commission Churches partners with organizations overseas: Great Commission Europe ( and Great Commission Latin America ( ).

Within GCC, Riverbend Church is active with other GCC churches in SC, NC, Ga, and Fl. We join together with these churches for activities such as marriage and youth conferences, leaders' retreats, and leadership training.

Outside GCC

In addition to our GCC ties, Riverbend has a new and growing partnership with the Southern Baptist Convention collaborating on local, state, and global projects.