Providing hope for children and teens both around the corner and around the globe.

Hope Guatemala

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During His earthly ministry, Christ often healed the body so that He could reach the soul.  In Guatelmala, pediatrician Dr. Laura Luke  endeavors to follow Christ’s example. Learn more about Hope Guatemala.

Hope Cambodia


Christ said, “Suffer little children to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.” Native Cambodian Mom Stroup seeks to bring Cambodian children to Christ by providing them a home, an education, and medical care.  Learn more about Hope Cambodia.

Hope Upstate

2013-04-03 21.00.02

Christ promises rest to those who are heavy laden with care, and America’s teens carry more care now than ever before.  Hope Upstate has partnered with Christian Life Coach Dr. David Cox to bring Christ’s message of hope to the youth of the Upstate region of  South Carolina.  Learn more about Hope Upstate

Hope From God’s Word

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Joshua 1:8 teaches that the key to success in life is constant exposure to and meditation upon the Word of God.  Today’s Quote From God is a daily devotional designed to constantly expose Christians to the Word while providing thought-provoking challenges to aid in mediation.  Learn more about Today’s Quote From God.

Hope Adoptions


Having personally experienced all sides of the adoption process, Michael and Jeanna Smith strive to help others navigate the trials and triumphs of adopting through Hope Embraced Adoption Agency. Learn more about Hope Adoptions.

Hope Careers


Career mismatches cause Christians not only heartache and stress; they also cause financial trouble. Discover the unique vocational design that God created you with, and thrive in it!  Learn more at Hope Careers.

October 1, 2014

The Kingdom of God is a Party

One of my favorite books as a teenager was Tony Campolo’s The Kingdom of God is a Party. Dr. Campolo reminds us of biblical celebrations …

August 1, 2014

Exciting Developments!

Over the past month, we’ve seen God’s hand in many exciting developments: Since we last wrote, Laura has had several meetings with the leadership of …

June 26, 2014

Looking After Orphans

“Religion that God accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being …

  • About

    HopeBound Ministries is a 501 C(3), not-for-profit, interdenominational ministry based in Spartanburg, SC. HopeBound Ministries' mission is to evangelize and to edify children and teens in Guatemala, in Cambodia, and in the Upstate region of South Carolina by helping to fund and to facilitate missionaries called to work with these groups. Learn more about HopeBound Ministries.
  • Board of Directors

    Dwight Stroup, President
    Robbie Romeiser, Secretary
    Terra Kuras, Treasurer
    Dr. Laura Luke, Medical Director & Board Member
    Lisa Stroup, Executive Vice-President
    Stephanie Romeiser, Board Member
    William Kuras, Board Member
    Michael Smith, Board Member

  • Accountability Board

    Tom Grant
    Melissa Smith
    Luda Kazada
    Susan Coyle

  • Contact

    HopeBound Ministries
    P.O. Box 5138
    Spartanburg, SC 29304-5138
    OF: (864) 310-4887
    FAX: (864) 582-1464