Have confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you.

Hebrews 13:17

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Nick Cassidy

Pastor Nick is the founding pastor of Cork Church. He & his wife Kathryn along with some family members & a few close friends started the church over 20 years ago. Over the years the Lord has been faithful to bless the work & development of Cork Church into a vibrant Christ centred church; which has been built solidly on the New Covenant. Pastor Nick is a seasoned national & international speaker. His heart for people has led him to help set up Ireland School of Ministry (ISOM) & Global Missions Ireland. He has led numerous mission trips, hosted leaders conferences in far flung locations, & been at the helm of much sowing of the gospel seed through evangelism. Pastor Nick & Kathryn have four sons, two daughters in law, 3 grandsons & 1 gorgeous granddaughter!

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Stephen McBride

Originally from Donegal, Stephen moved to Cork in 2006 to serve as Associate Pastor. His desire is to see people come to maturity in their faith & to enjoy the fruit of a Christ centred life. In a wider context, he coordinates & leads the worship ministry at the Summer Fire Conference. He is married to Wilma, has four children. He deeply values & enjoys family life.

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Patrick Dobbin

Patrick Dobbin has been serving in Youth Ministry & Evangelism since 2007, as a part of the 'Funky Fish' youth cafe in Bandon. He graduated from Ireland School of Ministry in October 2013. Patrick began serving as Youth Pastor in Cork Church in 2014. In 2016, he has also taken the Pastor role in the Young Adult Ministry. Half Northern Irish, half Nigerian, raised in Manchester & now a native of Cork, Patrick has a strong desire to see the power of the gospel transform lives; locally & nationally. He is recently married to his beautiful wife, Laura.

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Hamp Sirmans

Pastor Hamp moved from a senior pastor role in the US & joined the pastoral team of Cork Church in 2011. His primary focus in his first four years was working with Ireland School of Ministry & training future leaders for the work of the ministry. As a teaching pastor his heart is to bring a balanced Christ centered message to encourage the growth & development of believers in their journey with Christ. In Fall of 2015 he was joined by a team of volunteers to oversee & foster growth in the Children's ministry of Cork Church. In 2017, he with many other volunteers have started "Feed Cork"; Cork City's first ever Food Bank. This ministry aims to help fight food poverty in Cork! He is the father of three children Bethany, David & Clara.

Our Leaders & Deacons

Andy & Carol Fynn

Majella Joseph


Reuben & Maureen Kamukwede

Philip & Ebi Ikurusi

Frank & Jackie Heaphy

Kieran Meade


Service times


Prayer meeting 7:30pm


Midweek service with Discovery Kids 7:15pm


Lunch Hour Prayer 12:30pm - 1:30pm


SuperKids & Preteens 6:30pm
Youth 8:00pm


Church service 11:00am
Young Adults service 7:00pm

Church offices opens

Tuesday 9:30am - 4:30pm, Wednesday 9:30am - 3:00pm, Thursday 9:30am - 4:30pm, Friday 9:30am - 2:00pm

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