welcome to HIF!

1 church

3 congregations

50+ nations


HIF is a Christian community of internationals living and working in Hanoi, Vietnam. We welcome all who seek to know, worship and serve Jesus Christ. Started in 1995 by a dozen evangelical expats meeting in a living room, HIF today consists of three congregations with over 500 people and 50+ nationalities in regular attendance. You can join us at one of these Sunday services or in any of our numerous activities. You are welcome!


2 Worship Services at 9:00am & 11:00am

Detech Tower, 17th floor
8c Ton That Thuyet, MyDinh

English Service


10am in the Orchid Room of

The Hanoi Club
76 Yen Phu, Tay Ho

English Service


Sunday 2:00pm

Hanoi Evangelical Church
2 Ngo Tram, Hoan Kiem

English Service


By the year 2020, together with your help and in God’s power, we seek to accomplish the following objectives:

    • Increase our care for the least, last and lost
    • Utilize Alpha to increase baptisms to 50 people per year
    • Move CityPartners out to become independent network for urban mission
    • Facilitate establishment of an international fellowship in Hai Phong


    • Establish an International Christian Community Center
    • Follow the example of Shanghai www.communitycenter.cn
    • Provide services to meet real felt needs at a central location


    • launch a second service at the MyDinh site
    • launch an English language service at Hanoi Evangelical Church downtown
    • envision and explore new church designs and locations
    • double our attendance between all worship services


    • integrate and streamline classes, training and workshops into a 3-year program
    • develop a curriculum for a future equipping school of leadership and ministry


    • publicly celebrate our 20th anniversary in 2015/16
    • be valued as positive contributors to society and culture
    • establish legal recognized status as religious organization



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Int’l Women’s CG (CLWC) @ TBA - Ciputra Home
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – Oct 3 @ 12:00 am
Int'l Women's CG (CLWC) @ TBA - Ciputra Home
Join the Christian Life & Witness Course! The Christian Life and Witness Course (CLWC) will be held in close to 100 locations throughout Northern Vietnam, beginning September 4th through October 1st, in preparation for the
CLWC class @ Hanoi Evangelical Church
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 26 @ 9:00 pm
CLWC class @ Hanoi Evangelical Church | Hà Nội | Vietnam
CLWC class @ Hanoi Club
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 27 @ 9:00 pm
CLWC class @ Hanoi Club | Hà Nội | Vietnam
Lectionary CG (CLWC class) @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh
Sep 7 @ 11:30 am – Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm
Lectionary CG (CLWC class) @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh | Hà Nội | Vietnam
Young Adults CG (CLWC Class) @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 28 @ 9:00 pm
Young Adults CG (CLWC Class) @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh | Hà Nội | Vietnam
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 29 @ 9:00 pm
Discovery CG (CLWC class) @ Ciputra 23-C7 | Hà Nội | Vietnam
Youth Only’s CLWC class @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 29 @ 9:00 pm
Youth Only's CLWC class @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh | Hà Nội | Vietnam
HIF Center, MyDinh (CLWC class) @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm
HIF Center, MyDinh (CLWC class) @ Hanoi International Fellowship MyDinh | Hà Nội | Vietnam




While you are in Hanoi, make an impact!


“From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work” (Ephesians 4:16). Join HIF and sign up to do your part in serving one another! Choose from our diverse ministries and a myriad of ways to use your talents and gifts. Please fill out our volunteer form at one of our Sunday services.



Love Hanoi is a campaign launched by HIF to inspire and mobilize individual, corporate and public initiatives for the benefit of the city. We all have expertise, knowledge and resources. While in Hanoi, why not help the city as well as enjoy the city? Will the city be a better place because you have been here? Visit www.lovehanoi.org to find out more!


Through our CityPartners ministry, there are multitudes of opportunities to serve with one of the NGOs and charity projects in the city. Below is a listing of our partners. For more information and to volunteer, please visit www.citypartners.vn.



Not only are we glad when you arrive, but we are also excited to send you off to your next destination! HIF experiences a high turn-over of about 1/3 per year. We are blessed to send out so many to every continent and urban centers to be a blessing to the nations. Contact us to let us know where you’re headed and we can help you connect with an international church like HIF before you even launch. Our vision is that you will be more prepared and equipped for service by the time you leave. Here are some helpful links to int’l church networks and families in transition.

International Fellowships in Vietnam

Are you moving or traveling in country? Find out more information about international fellowships in HCMC, Danang and Hanoi.

IF in Vietnam

Missional International Church Network


MICN is a growing network of expatriate international churches who desire to be missional in thought and practice. Pastor Jacob is on the leadership team of MICN and helps in organizing their annual conferences.

International Church Directory


Download here a list of English-speaking evangelical churches around the world.


International Students, Inc., exists to share Christ’s love with international college students. Since 1953, ISI has been training Americans to meet international students’ needs. Our services include help improving your English, airport pickups, help in adapting to your new environments, international student activities, and many more. For more information about the organization, visit isionline.org.


TCKI equips TCKs (Third Culture Kids) educationally, emotionally, and spiritually to handle the challenges they will face, engages TCKs in a passionate walk with the Father, enables parents to fulfill their calling. interactionint

The mission of Interaction International is to be a catalyst and a resource working cooperatively in the development of programs, services and publications to provide and contribute to an ongoing flow of care that meets the needs of Third Culture Kids* (TCKs) and internationally mobile families.