Demitri and Karen have served together in ministry since 1993, first with Christian Surfers South Africa and later with Calvary Chapel. Demitri became a full time pastor in 1999. Establishing the church in the inner-city of Cape Town, they have seen Christ miraculously saving and transforming people from all walks of life. Demitri and Karen are blessed with four precious children – Shiloh, Daniela, Chloe and Micah.
Pastor Niki & Lorna Nikiforos
Pastor Niki and Lorna are veterans in ministry, and a great blessing to young and old alike at Calvary Chapel. They are pillars in the faith and have over 5 decades of ministry experience, with Youth For Christ, City Mission, the Baptist Church, Child Evangelism Fellowship, and Calvary Chapel. Together they oversee our children’s ministries and counseling ministries, and also serve as intercessors in the church. They are blessed with three children and seven grandchildren and reside in Durbanville.
Matt and Carien have been serving at Calvary Chapel since 2015. Matt is involved with the media ministry, Deeper Life, and the weekly Joy Club children’s outreach. Carien serves at God’s Army Christian Bookstore & Coffee Shop on a part time basis, and is also involved in the weekly Joy Club children’s outreach.
Shaku has been serving full time at Calvary Chapel since 2015. Shaku is one of the worship leaders at church and is involved in the weekly Joy Club children’s outreach. Shaku heads up the God’s Army Online Store (www.godsarmy.co.za) and is one of our designers.
God’s Army & Children’s Ministry
Cherene has been on full time staff since 2010 and is one of the key staff in running God’s Army Christian Bookstore & Coffee Shop. In addition to that she is actively involved in weekly children’s ministry outreaches and teaching.