Hope City York

10am | Church Online

Chris & Gosia Denham
Lead Pastors

Welcome to Hope City Church in York

We are a pentecostal church in the heart of Yorkshire, with a passion for the people of York and the surrounding region.

Packed full of families, students, young professionals and everyone else – we aim to connect each and every person to the life changing message of Jesus Christ through the power of God’s community, His Church. Everyone is welcome.

Due to the current health crisis we will only be holding an online service. Please join us Sunday 10am at online.hopecity.church

Your Next Steps

Try Alpha

Alpha is a great opportunity to explore the Christian faith and has been attended by millions of people all around the world. Check it out!

Your Pathway to Grow

Grow nights take place once a month on a Wednesday night and give you the chance to progress step by step through our a pathway to grow a stronger faith life.

Online Dinner Parties

During this current health crisis – our Dinner Parties have gone online. Meeting every week at 7:30pm you can now stay home and make friends.

Build His House

Our Teams help make our services possible and create an amazing atmosphere for people to arrive and connect with each other and with God!


Whizz Kids

For all 2-10s

Neon Youth

For all 11-17s


This is your year!

Young Adults

For all 18-30’s

She Is

Womens Ministry of Hope City Church


The Novotel
Fishergate, York, YO10 4FD

What’s Coming Up




9:25 am



Online Service

Join our Live-stream at http://online.hopecity.church
10:00 am



TUESDAY NIGHT LIVE with Ps Chris & Gosia

Join us on Facebook Live at facebook.com/hopecityleeds (for both Leeds & York locations)
7:30 pm



Friday Night Fire

30mins of powerful worship from one of our location worship leaders. Online via the @hopecitychurch instagram account.
8:00 pm


Listen to the latest messages from Pastor Chris Denham and team, preached live at Hope City York. We hope that this resource will equip and inspire you in your walk with God.

Meet the Team

Chris and Gosia Denham

Chris and Gosia are the Lead Pastors of Hope City Church in Leeds and York. Having completed training at Cliff (Bible) College in Derbyshire, they joined Hope City in Sheffield where they serves as Student Pastors for 8 years. In 2005 they moved to Leeds to head up our location. They have two children, Joel (15) and Ania (11).

Ed & Gemma Overend

Ed & Gemma are our Service Pastors in York looking after everything that goes into making church happen on a Sunday. They have been part of Hope City Church since 2006 when they came to university in Leeds, met each other and got married. Since then they have carried many different roles and now form part of the senior team. They have one amazing boy, Josh and another on the way!!

Robert & Mary Tailby

Robert and Mary are our Assistant Pastors overseeing the Pastoral side of church life. Mary is also our Finance Administrator. Having joined Hope City in 2016 they soon became an integral part of helping people find new life and transformation in God. They have been married nearly 30 years and have two adult children, Caz and Ben.