About HIC
 
As an international congregation in Hamburg, Germany, our calling is to encounter God, grow community and live missionally. (You can read more about HIC´s vision and values here)
 
Hamburg International Church is a small but growing Christian community with a strong focus on children and young people. We are an intercultural, English speaking church with members from various denominational backgrounds, and are affiliated with the United Methodist Church
 
We meet at Schillerstrasse 31, in Altona, on the west side of Hamburg.

We warmly invite you to join us on Sundays at 10.30am for our worship service!

We would love to welcome you next Sunday. We hope to see you soon!

 
Pastor Edgar
 
Pastor Edgar Lüken lived and ministered in Africa for 11 years before he came to Hamburg in 2015.
 
Having served in an international City Mission Church in Windhoek, Namibia and after (literally) building churches in Malawi he comes with a deep understanding for intercultural challenges.
 
Encountering the greatness of God in the diversity of people is his passion.
 
 
 
 
 
 
He is married to Inke Johannsen and they have two children, aged 10 and 13. Edgar enjoys hot summer days, canoeing, vintage cars, football, glamping, and is a chocolate addict…
 
 
 
 
Welcome to HIC
We´re happy you´re here!
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What to expect at HIC?    
 
We hope you feel at home in our vibrant and welcoming church family.
 
Our worship services last a little over an hour. Please come as you are. No dress code!
 
We worship in English with a mix of traditional and modern music.
 
Children are welcome to stay in the service, or are invited upstairs to Kids Church.
 
Once a month we take Communion together at the end of our Worship Service.
 
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What´s on at HIC?
 
There´s always something going on!
Our weekly e-newsletter has the latest news. If you´d like to receive it please contact our Pastor with your email address or fill out a blue connect card on Sunday.  
 
 
 
 Christmas at HIC
 
 
    Small Groups
 
 
 
 Weekend Retreat
 
 
 
 
 
  Next Generation
 
 
 
 
 
   Worship Night
     November 16th 6.30pm
 
Charge Conference
             January 20.2019
 
 
Where to find us
 
We currently meet in the Adventist church building at Schillerstrasse 31 in Altona, within walking distance of the S-bahn and bus station.
 
 
We do not have our own car park, but there is plenty of free parking available in the side streets around the building.
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Giving
 
Hamburg International Church does not receive any funding through the German state church taxes.
If you would like to give regularly to HIC, please consider setting up a standing order with your bank.
HIC account details:
 
Account: Hmb Intern. Congregation           Hamburger Sparkasse (Haspa)

IBAN: DE13 2005 0550 1225 1209 53         BIC: HASPDEHHXXX

Church Address:
 
Adventgemeinde

Schillerstraße 31

22767 Hamburg
 
 

Church Mailing Address: Carl-Petersen-Straße 59B 20535 Hamburg

Service Info:
 
Worship Service Sundays at 10.30am
 
Kids Church takes place during the service.
 
We take Holy Communion once a month. All are welcome to participate.
 
Refreshments are served upstairs after the service, so please stay and join us!
Contact Pastor Edgar:
 
edgar.lueken@emk.de
 
 
Mobile number: 0173 279 1283
 
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Verantwortlich für die vorliegende Website
Hamburg International Church I Edgar Lüken I Carl-Petersen-Strasse 59a I 20535 I Hamburg I 040-562255 I edgar.lueken@emk.de
Hamburg International is one of the International Congregations in Germany and is a part of the Evangelisch-Methodistische-Kirche.