“A tribe is any group of people, large or small, who are connected to one another, a leader, and an idea... Humans have joined tribes, be they religious, ethnic, political, or even musical (think of the Deadheads). It’s our nature.”
— Seth Godin (Author of Tribes)

Fall Tribe season is September 9 - december 16

Some tribes may start and end earlier


Peeling the Onion

PTO is our 12-Step tribes with a spiritual emphasis, which allow you to delve deep into your past to gain healing from past anger, abuse, resentments, shame, guilt, fears, and sexual misconduct that continue to affect your present and future. This is a 6-month commitment with a tribe of either men or women.

When: Monday nights - nExt PTO opens january 2020

Where: KidCity 2nd floor

Cost: $25 materials; $200 retreat

Contact: Jeannie Robins, jeannie.robins@city.church


Armor of God

This tribe is to help eqUip women to wear the Armor of God. The Armor of God is more than merely a biblical description of the believer's inventory. There is an action plan for putting it on and developing a personalized strategy to secure victory. We will be studying through “The Armor of God,” by Priscilla Shirer. 

When: Tuesday - 6:30- 8:30 PM

Where: Kid City - Pre-k/Kinder Room (2nd floor)

Contact: Priscilla Flores - prisflores3@gmail.com

CityChurch Young Adults

CityChurch Young Adults positive community young adults (18-26) that meets together weekly to have dinner, discuss scripture, and experience life together. If you are a young adult, looking for an awesome community of people, this is the tribe for you!

When: Tuesday, 7:00-9:00 pm

Where: Woodlawn Lake area

Contact: Robby Quintero - robby.quintero@city.church

Conquer Series for Men

This 10-week life-changing discipleship curriculum provides insights from top Christian leaders who lay out biblical strategies and scientific facts. This will also teach men how to use God’s weapons to become conquerors in spiritual purity. Email to register; closed after the first class.

When: Tuesday, 6:30 PM

Where: KidCity - 5th & 6th grade room (3rd Floor)

Cost: $15

Contact: James Valdez, jimmyjames171@yahoo.com


This tribe is for people who have faced incarceration and need to continue to build on the foundation of Christ. People who face common barriers in their lives and know they can overcome through Christ and support with peers. 

When: Tuesday - 6:30 PM

Where: KidCity - 3rd & 4th grade room (3rd floor)

Contact: Amanda Smith - toots6060@gmail.com 

Women at the Well

The Women's Ministry at City Church Downtown, exists to help women walk in freedom and extraordinary faith. Our mission is to encourage women to seek the heart of God and his teachings as a means to discovering his extraordinary plan for their lives. Join us as we go through different biblical teachings at each meeting.

When: Tuesday - 6:30pm-8:30pm

Where: Cameo Cafe

Contact: watwccdt1@gmail.com FB: Women at the well CCDT IG: Womenat_thewell


Strong Foundation - First Wednesday, Monthly

Partnering with Strong Foundation, a local faith-based ministry for homeless families, we play with kids for an hour while parents are in Bible study. Before serving the first time, please view “Our Story” video at Strong Foundation’s website: www.strongfoundation.org

When: First Wednesdays monthly, 7:30-8:30 PM

Where: at Strong Foundation, 414 N. Hackberry, San Antonio, TX 78202

Contact: Jeannie Robins - jeannie.robins@city.church


A Beautiful Design Tribe

In this tribe, we will be studying through the series “A Beautiful Design” by Matt Chandler.  This study gives evidence that God’s plan for man and woman is the ultimate design and life lived within this beautiful and unchanging design leads to our greatest joy. This is also a good tribe to go to if you have gone through PTO and you’re looking for a good next step. 

When: Thursday 7:00 PM 

Where: Alamo Heights area

Contact: Christina Gonzales - christina040222@yahoo.com

The Art of Marriage

What can you focus on now to best ensure your marriage will last a lifetime? Assuming your children were to write a book about your marriage, what would be it’s title? Come and meet with our tribe, and with God's help, maybe you will be able to answer these questions and more.

When: Thursday - 6:45 PM

Where: Kid City - 1st & 2nd Grade Room (3rd Floor)

Cost: $25.00/Married Couple

Contact: Rob Rundquist - reengageccdt@yahoo.com 

Be On Guard Men’s Bible Study 

This is a tribe where men can praise,  worship and pray together. “As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.” - Proverbs 27:17 

When: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Thursday - 7:00 PM

Where: VFW Post 76 Hall, 10 10TH St San Antonio, TX 78215

Contact: Abraham Mares - Amares7722@gmail.com 

CPR Tribe 

Let’s resuscitate our love and knowledge for the Lord by Communion, Prayer, and Reading the Bible! 

When: Thursday 6:30 PM

Where: Kid City - 3rd & 4th grade room (3rd Floor)

Contact: Anita Luna-Caulk - alunacaulk@yahoo.com 

Food Meets Faith

Do you want freedom to enjoy life and be a vessel for God in a body that is healthy physically and spiritually? Join us as we follow “The New Life Promise,” by Isabel D. Price, a certified nutritionist and fellow Christian. Program cost is $49 and includes all materials, menus, shopping lists, and recipes. 

When: Thursday 7- 8:30 PM 

Where: The Vidorra - (Behind CCDT) 215 Center St, San Antonio, TX 78202

Contact: Sylvia Carroll  jazzyqt007@yahoo.com or Faria Belmares  fariabelmares@gmail.com  

Mothers of Worth 

A tribe for mothers dealing with life in a safe and non-judgmental place. This is a tribe where moms can be real and honest on our struggles with mental health and motherhood in any capacity. This tribe is an open share support group that will be pulling from the book “the sweet side of suffering” by M. Ester Lovejoy. 

When: Thursday 6:30 PM

Where: Kid City  - Pre-k/Kinder room (2nd Floor)

Contact: Elaina Boyd - Elainaboyd14@gmail.com

Worship & The Word Tribe

This tribe is a co-ed bible study that requires nothing but an open heart and a desire to know God more!  We will spend time together over dinner, worship through music and study a passage of scripture. The scripture will be given during our meeting time, so no pre-reading required!  Come as you are. New members always welcome!

When: Thursday 7- 9:00 PM 

Where: General McMullen & Commerce area

Contact: Carrie Leonard - carrie_leonard98@yahoo.com


The Bridge

This tribe will meet on the 3rd Friday of every month to deliver food, water, clothing, and the Good News to San Antonio’s homeless population. We will strive to meet both the physical and spiritual needs of our brothers and sisters dealing with homelessness.

When: 3rd Fridays - 5:30 (at CCDT) 6 PM (At cam)

Where: City Church downtown at 5:30 pm and then to CAM (110 McCullough Ave) at 6 PM

Restrictions: Must be over 18 unless supervised by an adult

Contact: Jacqueline Hausinger - jmhoss0314@yahoo.com

Healing with God’s Love

This adults only tribe is a divorce support and recovery group. We hope to help you deal with the damage of divorce, learn the four stepping stones to recovery and see what is next. This tribe will only be open for new members for the first two meetings then it will be closed. Childcare is not provided.

When: Friday - 6:30 PM

Where: Tobin Hill area

Contact: G. Denise Gomez-Collins - denise5_5@yahoo.com


Jesus and Hoops

This men’s tribe is all about enjoying some fellowship by playing basketball and then praying. All basketball skill levels welcome.

When: Saturday - 10:00 AM

Where: Woodlawn Lake Park- Outdoor Basketball Court

Contact: Hector Cavazos Jr. - hectorcavazosjr84@gmail.com

Motorcycle Tribe

This tribe rides together the 3rd Saturday of each month. We start at CCDT and drive somewhere, to get a meal, do a devotional and share prayer and praises. On the second Wednesday of the month we meet up for a co-ed bible study and on the 3rd Sunday of the month we go and serve at the Church Under the Bridge. 

When: 2nd Wednesday, 3rd Saturday & Sunday 

Where: Various locations

Contact: Abraham Mares - Amares7722@gmail.com

Walking With a Mission

A walking tribe where prayer is our number one mission. We pray for each other, our church and community. We walk two miles and pray together as a group. This is a great place to start your weekend. 

When: Saturday at 9 AM

Where: Rotating SA missions trails

Contact: Joe & Vida Mena - jmena1997@hotmail.com


Growth Track

This tribe will help you understand what CityChurch believes in, what your spiritual gifts are and how you can best fit into the body of Christ. This tribe exists to help you understand what your purpose is.

When: First two Sundays of each month

Where: Cameo Cafe

Contact: Humbie Cervera - humbie.cervera@city.church

Sign up for Growth track here!

Financial Peace University - 9 Weeks

Learn God’s way of handling money with Dave Ramsey’s 9-week course. The average turnaround is $8,000 in just the first three months! Closed group once started. online registration for materials. 


When: Sundays, Starting September 22

Where: KidCity - 2nd floor

Contact: Maddi Sculley, masculley777@yahoo.com 

Cost: $109 for materials

Alcoholics Anonymous - Weekly

Fellowship of of men and women who share their experiences, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

When: Sundays 7:00 PM

Where: Cameo Cafe



Childcare is available for Monday, Tuesday & Thursday evening tribes meeting at CityChurch Downtown. Reservations are required by noon the day of the tribe meeting.

When/Where: 6:30-8:30 PM, KidCity: Babies - 2 yrs room (2nd floor).

Free parking is available in the two lots beside and east of the Cameo Theater and Spire chapel, with some additional street parking around St. Paul Square. There is a section of pay-to-park slots on Hoefgen. Please be aware of your parking area and adhere to posted parking signs.