Metcalfe Street Church is a reformed, baptistic, and evangelical church located in Ottawa, Ontario.

Our Purpose

We believe that God’s purpose for his church is that he be glorified (Eph 3:10, 21), as we:

  • Worship God together in spirit and truth (John 4:24; Acts 2:42)

  • Grow toward maturity in Christ by using our gifts to serve one another (Eph 4:11-16; 1 Pet 4:9, 10)

  • Proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ to the world (Matt 28:18-20; Acts 1:8)

Our Doctrinal Distinctives

  • We are Evangelical

  • We believe the Bible is inerrant and sufficient

  • We hold to a Reformed view of salvation

  • We practice believer’s baptism

Our Practical Distinctives

  • We believe in governance by a plurality of male elders, who are equal in authority and mutually accountable

  • We uphold the ministry of all believers

  • We are devoted to worship regulated by Scripture

  • We practice biblical church discipline

  • We desire to be actively involved in world missions

  • We are evangelistic

  • We cooperate with other churches

  • We seek to help train future church leaders

  • We support and practice biblical counselling

  • We are supportive of families