Briefly in English


You are always welcome to Hyvinkää Evangelical Lutheran Church. You do not need to be a member.

We are a Christian congregation and would love to connect with you. Let us grow together in God's love and in following Jesus.

Find out more about us here on this site or get in touch with us. Welcome!

Worship and other services

Every Sunday and national holiday at 10 am a service is held at

Hyvinkää Church, Hämeenkatu 16, 05800 Hyvinkää

KOHTI-messu (Get closer to Jesus and friends -evening earlier)
Purpose of the evening: 
"Jesus Christ says: Come unto me!" 
Gathering place between God and neighbour.

* On Sundays 13.9., 25.10., and 22.11.2020 at 16.30,
at Hyvinkää Lutheran Church
Hämeenkatu 16

* Christian worship: Music, Word of God & Holy communion. 
* Prayer service.
* Sunday school for kids. 
* Refreshments.

All ages and nationalities welcome!
Volunteers wanted! 
Let's do the Kohti-messu together!



Suomi-kahvila (Finnish Café) welcomes both foreigners and Finns to discuss in Finnish and to make new friends. Suomi Café is an easygoing club run by Hyvinkää Lutheran Church and its volunteers.

Suomi-kahvila is open on Thursdays starting on 3rd of September from 6 to 7.30 p.m. in Mosaiikki-talo, Martinkatu 9


Bible group for those, whose native language is other than Finnish, meets on Sundays 8th and 22nd of November at 3 pm. in Seurakuntakeskus (white building next to Hyvinkää main church, Hämeenkatu 16). We use plain Finnish and english. More information deacon Päivi Lammela 040 5596 318, Welcome!



The parish provides help, whether you are in economic distress, need spiritual guidance or just someone to talk to.

Read more here.


Interested volunteering in parish life?

There are many different opportunities for giving your contribution. If you are looking for yours, please contact person in charge of voluntary work:

Pastor Petra Pohjanraito,

040 7481 960

Deacon Suvi Sillanpää,

040 5596 319

Or you may also contact deacon Päivi Lammela and pastor Virpi Koivisto.

different nationalities come together, three people sitting by a table



Monikulttuurisuustyö, kansainvälinen diakonia

Kappalainen, diakoniapappi

Palvelun vastuukappalainen, Kytäjän aluepappi

Olen palvelun työalojen vastuukappalainen, diakoniapappi ja Kytäjän aluepappi.

Motto: Puhuminen on hopeaa, vaikeneminen kultaa :) 

Confirmation class

If you are not yet a member of the Church, you are welcome to join a confirmation class for adults. In the classes you will learn the basics of Christianity and about the faith and the life of the Lutheran Church. After the classes it is possible to become a baptized member of the Lutheran Church of Finland.

Confirmation class in English, contact Virpi Koivisto tel. 040 5479 615,