The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound;
Isa 61:1 ESV
Global Hope International Ministries was established in 1997, By Pastor Ian & Carmel Chalklin. The ministry was established in Table View near Cape Town. The ministry served the Lord in Dunoon and other areas in the Cape Town area. In 2001 the leaders felt called to move the ministry to the West Coast near to Paternoster where they felt called to serve the community. The ministry served the children , the widows and orphans and the elderly. Between 2001 and 2008 the ministry established 5 feeding schemes situated in key areas of the Saldahna Municipal area. In 2011 Pastor Ian felt led to extend the ministries reach other areas on the West Coast moving to Vredenburg as a more central base to reach Vredenburg, Saldahna, Langabaan, St Helena Bay and Veldrift while continuing on In Paternoster. Pastor Ian established a business ministry reaching out to the owners and staff of our small business community and our major corporates in the area including the West Coast and Langabaan Malls.
As a faith ministry we totally trust the Lord for His leading and provision in all the areas He allows us to work in our area.