Home Churches, a.k.a. House Churches,
Home Groups, Care Groups,
House Fellowships, & Small Groups
House churches are an almost completely decentralized group of small
Christian fellowships who typically meet in each other's homes.
They have largely abandoned the traditional church model of Christianity
that typically involves a large structure, staff, adult and children's educational programs,
etc. Rather, they are returning to the first century CE model of believers who
met in each other 's homes in an era before church buildings existed.
theology, beliefs and practices typically follow the evangelical wing of