Coming up

  • April 5 Launch

    Tune into church wherever you are. launches this Sunday.

  • April 7
    Connect Groups

    Join a connect near you as we journey together. Click here.

  • November 13 & 14
    Renaissance: A creative conference




If you’re joining us for the first time, let us know!

We would love to introduce ourselves.


Connect Groups are where we belong, make friends, hang out together and build lasting relationships.

Joining a Connect Group is easy. Just sign up and we’ll get in touch. We can’t wait for you to join!

Join In

We’d love to help you get involved in what’s happening here at Hackney Church. Get in touch via the form below and we’ll be in touch!

  • Form

    Spend a year being formed in your faith, learning new skills and experiencing life in Hackney, all at the heart of a thriving community.

Pray Everywhere

Start the day off with hope and join us online, as we come together to pray for the needs of this time. ⁠

From 8-8.40AM every Tuesday and Thursday via Zoom. ⁠

Prayer Meeting ID: 510-427-4126⁠
Zoom Meeting Link


Lighthouse cares for vulnerable people in our community. In partnership with award-winning Moro Restaurant we run a take-away lunch on a Wednesday from 12pm-3pm. On a Tuesday morning we run a Foodbank and Credit Union. We’d love your support, click here for more info.


Hackney Church Students is the place to be! From Hangouts, to Connects and Sunday Services. Young adults studying all over London gather together, building lifelong friendships, growing deeper in their faith, and cheering each other on. We would love to welcome you into the family, find out more here.


We’ve recently partnered to open a ground-breaking new church Brewery which supports our Lighthouse Project.

Bee Team

Meet the Hackney Chuch bees! As a church we believe in playing our part in the flourishing of the city. Our Hackney Church bees are a little sign of that, click below to see how you can get involved!


Hackney Church is set in over a dozen acres of land right in the heart of Hackney. Our Garden Crew have planted a community orchard as a sign of our vision to bring life to the city.


St John & St James, is our outstanding church primary school, which has recently been ranked in the top ten performing primaries in London, and The Urswick School,our thriving secondary school. If you’re interested in finding out about church places, contact the Young Life team here.

Hackney Bells

St John at Hackney’s Bell Tower is one of the major centres for bell ringing in East London, as well as a central feature of the worship life of the church. There are a growing number of people getting involved, and all are welcome.


We depend on your generosity to make all we do possible.

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