Meet the team

At CityLight, we have a full group of members eager about serving others. This team exists to empower the church and build the ministry of Jesuseach in their own way. Feel free to reach out to anyone on the team and get connected!

"Church is so much more than service on the weekend. It's about connecting with other people, growing in your faith, and building a strong foundation for your family." -Robert Morris

JANOS HENCH, LEAD PASTOR

Janos is the Pastor of CityLight Hamburg since 2016. He is responible vor the overall vision of the church, he preaches on sundays and trains others to grow in their giftings. Janos is married to Anja and they have three Kids. Since 2013 they live in Hamburg-Langenhorn.

MARTIN GROß, ELDER

Martin is an elder at CityLight Hamburg. He is responsible to all the small things behind the scenes are running smoothly. He leads the setup and tare down team and takes care of the general order of service on sundays. Together with his wife Ivanna he leads the Spotlight Group in Winterhude where they live with their 3 children.

ANJA HENCH, WOMEN'S MINISTRY LEAD

Anja is responsible for the womens ministry at CityLight Hamburg. She organizes events or retreats for the ladies around here. She is a mother of three kids and married to Janos. Together they live in Hamburg-Langenhorn.

IVANNA GROß, CHILDREN'S MINISTRY LEAD

Ivanna leads the childrens ministry at CityLight Hamburg. She always thinks of fun ways to teach the Bible to the CityLight kids. She organizes the different childrens ministry teams. Together with her husband Martin and their 3 kids she lives in Winterhude where they also host a Spotlight Group.

STEFFI WARWEL, OPERATIONS LEAD

Steffi holds the things together behind the scenes. She uses her organizational talent to coordinate several teams and she also takes care of the financial aspects of the church. She currently lives in Bergstedt.

BRITTA DEDOLF, WELCOME TEAM LEAD

Britta plays a very important role at CityLight Hamburg. She leads the Welcoming team. She takes care that there is allways enough food and most importantly coffee available (there is also tea of course). She was born in Hamburg and now lives in Ohlsdorf.

PATRICK FRIES, SPOTLIGHT LEAD

Patrick is new to Hamburg. Together with his fiancee Swantje he is leading a Spotlight group. Their focus is discipleship and they want to develop that topic further within CityLight Hamburg. Also they lead the weekly prayer meeting on Sundays. He lives in Horn.

JUDITH WESSER, TRANSLATION LEAD

Judith organizes the translation team. All our sermons at CityLight Hamburg are being translated into either german or english so that having enough translators is crucial. She moved to Hamburg in 2016 and currently lives in Alsterdorf.

TIM KONITZER, SOUND LEAD

Tim and his wife Jordan live in Ohlsdorf. Tim leads the sound team always taking care that everything at CityLight Hamburg sounds just right. They also co-lead the English speaking Spotlight group.