Coming up

 

  • December 8
    Leyton Carols

    5PM | St Mary’s Leyton

    A blend of the traditional and more alternative renditions of the well-known carols, our Leyton Carols promises to get us all into the Christmas spirit.

  • December 10
    Connects

    Connect Groups are where we belong, make friends, hang out together and build lasting relationships. Our Autumn term Connects meet every other Tuesday during term time.

    Joining a Connect Group is easy. Take a look at the groups or use the map to find one close to you. We can’t wait for you to join.

    Click here for more details.

  • December 11
    Beer & Carols

    7.30PM | Hackney Church Brew Co

    Not one to miss. Grab your mates and head down to the Hackney Church Brew Co. for an epic night belting out your favourite Christmas hits. Taste our very own craft beer and lose your voice!

    Click here to reserve your place.

  • December 15
    Leyton Nativity

    10.30AM | St Mary’s Leyton

    Take a trip to Bethlehem. Come along for our fun-filled Family Nativity Service and immerse yourself as we unfold the Christmas story… East London style.

  • December 15
    Hackney Carols

    4PM (Family Friendly), 6PM & 8PM | St Luke at Homerton

    Get caught up in the wonder of Christmas at Hackney Carols. A creative and visual carol service, the perfect way to gather your friends and celebrate this Christmas season. Spaces are limited, so book your place now and come along to one of our favourite nights of the year.

    *no AM services

    Click here to save your seat.

  • December 22
    Hackney Nativity

    10AM & 11.30AM | St Luke at Homerton

    Take a trip to Bethlehem. Come along for our fun-filled Family Nativity Service and immerse yourself as we unfold the Christmas story… East London style.

    *no PM services

  • December 24
    Leyton Candlelight

    9PM | St Mary’s Leyton

    A stunning and traditional Christmas Eve service where we will sing all the well-known carols under the glow of candlelight.

  • December 24
    Hackney Midnight Mass

    11PM | St Luke at Homerton

    Join us for Midnight Mass in Hackney as we gather together and mark the beginning of Christmas Day.

  • December 25
    Leyton Christmas

    10AM | St Mary’s Leyton

    Join us for our Christmas Day service in Leyton. Let’s celebrate the story of Christmas together!

  • December 25
    Hackney Christmas

    10.30AM | St Luke at Homerton

    Join us for our Christmas Day service in Hackney. Let’s celebrate the story of Christmas together!

  • December 29
    Hackney Sunday Service

    10.30AM | St Luke at Homerton

    All our services will be coming together this Sunday at St Luke at Hackney for one service at 10.30AM. We hope to see you there!

  • December 29
    Leyton Sunday Service

    10.30AM |St Mary’s Leyton

    All our services will be coming together this Sunday at St Mary’s Leyton for one service at 10.30AM. We hope to see you there!


Sundays

We gather across four different services on a Sunday to hang-out, worship together, hear life-changing teaching from the Bible and grow as friends. We are a vibrant, diverse and growing church in the heart of East London. Explore the different services below to see which service might work for you.

 

  • 9.00: Choral Eucharist

    Spacious, majestic and prayerful, join us to start your Sunday with our stunning Choral Eucharist, with classical music led by our choir. We welcome Christians of all denominations to join us for Holy Communion.

    St Luke at Homerton

  • 10.00: Informal Family Service

    Grab a coffee, food from the breakfast bar and enjoy this informal family service including worship led by a band, life-changing teaching from the Bible, and ministry in the power of the Holy Spirit. There are dedicated Young Life groups, led by a fantastic team of trained helpers, as well as a Hey Baby lounge where parents of very young children can join the service by live link. Doors open at 9.45am.

    St Luke at Homerton

  • 11.30: Informal Family Service

    Grab a coffee, food from the breakfast bar and enjoy this informal family service including worship led by a band, life-changing teaching from the Bible, and ministry in the power of the Holy Spirit. There are dedicated Young Life groups, led by a fantastic team of trained helpers, as well as a Hey Baby lounge where parents of very young children can join the service by live link. Doors open at 11.15am.

    St Luke at Homerton

  • 18.00 Informal Service

    Meet new people, make friends and connect with young people from across East London as we gather for our evening service, featuring extended times of worship led by a band, life-changing teaching from the Bible, and ministry in the power of the Holy Spirit.

    Doors open at 5.30pm: grab a fresh coffee from our fully stocked Cafe. Afterwards we head to the Brewery together.

    St Luke at Homerton

If you’re coming for the first time, let us know and we’ll have someone meet you at the door and show you around.

  • Alpha Autumn 2019

    Alpha runs every Wednesday, 7.30pm at St Luke at Hackney Church. Sign up today.

Hey Baby!

Monday morning baby and toddler hangout during school term time. We meet from 10am to 12pm, with Climpson & Sons coffee, music activities and great conversation. Friendly, Fun & Free. Ages 0-4. Children must be accompanied at all times. Find out more here.

Autumn term: 16 September – 16 December. Closed for half term 21st October.

Rhythms Prayer Meeting

Tuesday morning from 8am-9am during term times for an hour of informal prayer and worship. A great way to kick-start the day and to grow in your prayer life.

Wednesday Communion

Join us for a short service of Holy Communion on Wednesday mornings at 10am at St Luke at Hackney Church, followed by tea and coffee.

Lighthouse

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

Young Life

Young Life is our dynamic and fun-packed kids ministry for 0-11 year olds. Every Sunday during our family services we offer Hey Baby group for 0-3’s, Young Life One for 3-7 year olds and Young Life Two for 7-11 year olds!

Youth

For 11-18 year olds we run fun, engaging and thought provoking Younger Youth and Older Youth groups during our family services. A space where young people can thrive and be equipped for a life of faith!

Students

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.

Brewery

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!

Garden

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.

Schools

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.