“You shall love your neighbor as yourself...”



After Jesus summed up the Old Testament for his followers with a couple of simple statements, a skeptical lawyer nearby challenged him by asking Jesus to define who exactly his neighbor was. In response, Jesus told the famous “Good Samaritan” parable. His point was obvious, anyone you come in contact with that needs your help (even if they are different than you) is your neighbor.

The Grace Collective is here to serve the city we all love, Norfolk. Informally in our daily lives and formally as a church, we want to be known for helping to ease the pain and suffering in our community and for bringing hope to those in our city.