What's Happening

Island Info: 20th January 2019

Global Leadership Summit; Loving the City Seminar; Ark Dragon Boat 2019

Special Items / Events / Outreach / Classes and Support Groups / Service Opportunities


Special Items



Jan24 Shine through Single Parenting
Please join us for a dinner and discussion regarding raising children as a single parent. We know parenting is a tough job and want to partner with you on this journey through a panel of people who have navigated single parenting to encourage you. Find out more.

Jan27 Loving the City Seminar (Part One)
Hope of the City is hosting a series of poverty awareness seminars throughout the year titled “Loving the City”. We have invited 4 speakers who are actively involved in poverty alleviation and each representing a major sector: the government, NGO, church and corporate. Find out more.

Jan29 Men’s Fraternity (Spring 2019)
Why Men’s Fraternity? Why fight together? Why become better men? Come find out at our launch and start 2019 in a positive trajectory. Starts Tuesday, 15 January, 7 – 9 pm, 10/F Auditorium. Find out more.

Feb5 Beloved Conference: Filipino Ministry
This conference is open to all Filipino helpers. Join 2 days of great learning and fellowship. Flyers are available at Connect Counters. Find out more.

Feb10 Care Group Connect
Do you want to join a care group but don't know where to start? Then this 8-week Care Group Connect is for you. You will meet new people with the possibility to develop into new care groups. Start enjoying friendship and spiritual growth in a community. Simple lunch provided. Find out more.

Feb18 Alpha (Spring 2019)
Alpha is for anyone who’s curious about the Christian faith. It is a 10-week series of interactive sessions that explores a relationship with Jesus. The sessions are designed to encourage debate and explore the basics of the Christian faith in a friendly, honest and informal environment. Find out more.

Feb22 Global Leadership Summit
GLS is a two-day leadership training event featuring world-class speakers via videocast as well as live local influencers. Learn how to maximise your impact and inspire those around you. Find out more.

Mar10 Ark Dragon Boat 2019
Island ECC’s Ark Dragon Boat Team is recruiting for the coming season. Come join the Ark community to have fun, paddle and make genuine friendships. Find out more.



Mar2 Low-Income Families Regular Home Visits
Sham Shui Po district is home to many low-income families with a living space no larger than 200 sq. ft. Hope of the City is looking for volunteers to care for these families on a monthly basis as we believe that through consistent relationship building the love of Christ will be manifested. Find out more.

Apr14 Vietnam Family Mission Trip
Interested to go on a mission trip as a family? This will be our 4th year returning to Hanoi, Vietnam serving orphans and partnering with a Vietnamese elementary school for activities. Find out more.


Classes and Support Groups

Jan27 Old Testament: Too Old, Odd, Difficult? [FULL]
The Old Testament always presents a challenge to Christians because it seems so distant and distinct from the New Testament. Join Martin Radford in this 4-week class to have a panoramic view of the Old Testament and understand its relevance today. Find out more.

Jan27 Navigating Your Finances God's Way [FULL]
Come join this 8-week class to improve your life and your finances by learning what God says about handling money and some practical tools with Bryant Stone. The practical principles derived from over 2,000 Bible verses that deal with money will be life-changing. Registration begins on 9 December at 1/F Connect Counter. Fee: $400 includes 2 textbooks. Find out more.

Feb17 Gospel of Mark – And Its Relation to the Other Gospels
Why are there four gospels in the Bible that talk about Jesus? Join Pastor Rick in this 4-week class to learn about the life of Jesus and also gain an understanding of how it relates and differs from the other gospels. Find out more.

Feb21 Thrive Women's Support Group
As a woman, would you like to thrive rather than just survive? Plan to join with similar women for a seven-week Thursday evening support group led by two trained counselors. Find out more.

Feb24 Book of Jonah
Do you think you are quite familiar with the story of Jonah? Whether your answer is “yes”, “no” or “maybe”, join us in this 4-week journey to uncover new meaning behind this famous story. Find out more.

Mar3 Island Bible Seminar: Winning at the Finish Line: Christian Faith and Legal Arrangements
If you or your parents are aging, then come to this seminar where Angelina Luk will address 3 proactive legal arrangements that are vital to making the later years of one's lives more bearable and remove inconveniences for loved ones. Feel free to invite your parents. Find out more.


Service Opportunities

Elderly Home Elderly Visit Recruitment

Kwun Tong holds the second highest poverty rate in our city. This September marks the third year of our volunteers reaching out to the elderly in this area. Hope of the City would like to invite you to be part of this commitment to display the love of Christ. For more information, email .

Production Crew Volunteers

Our Production Crew is looking for dedicated volunteers to help make our Sunday services a worshipful experience. You don’t have to be a media professional to volunteer, just an eye for detail and passion to serve. For more information, email .

Kids Club Volunteer Recruitment

We are recruiting volunteers for Kids Club! If you have a passion for kids, there are a variety of volunteer roles we are looking to fill. As our ministry continues to grow and expand, we need 20 additional volunteers. Join the Kids Club team today! Contact  or come visit us on 9/F for more information.

Looking to serve God with your work and be a part of our vibrant, dynamic staff? Click here to view our employment opportunities. 

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