Equipping Church Leaders • East Africa                   |||             "DEEP FOUNDATIONS • HEALTHY CHURCHES • TRANSFORMED LIVES"

Deepening the foundations of biblical knowledge for East African church leaders

Burundi Kenya Rwanda South Sudan Tanzania Uganda
Burundi Kenya Rwanda S Sudan Tanzania   

to create healthy churches and transformed lives.

To learn more about each of the countries of East Africa and ECLEA's work in those countries, please click on the flags of the countries above.


Uganda lies on the northern and northwestern shores of Lake Victoria and includes a large portion of the lake within its national territory. It is otherwise surrounded by South Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Democratic Republic of Congo. Called by Winston Chruchill the "pearl of Africa," Uganda is now enjoying a period of relative peace and stability.



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ECLEA in Uganda

Uganda is the first East African nation in which Jonathan Menn taught (in 2005). That trip was a key point in changing the focus of Jonathan's life and ultimately led to the formation of ECLEA. The formal commencement of ECLEA in early 2013 necessitated the formation of a new ECLEA-Uganda committee of pastor-teachers. We now have a solid and lasting, Uganda-based, structure that will result in much fruit in the years to come.

Here are updates from ECLEA's Uganda team concerning ECLEA's work in Uganda (older news accounts of ECLEA's work in Uganda and the rest of East Africa are located in the News Archive):

Stephen Sempala, ECLEA-Uganda nattional coordinator

May 2023
We thank God that more books are being translated in Luganda. Ivan is doing a tremendous work.

We are here running multiple centers with the target that by the time you come in October or November for Graduation you will find quite a bigger number of that. We are also praying that the Church leaders will fulfill their obligation towards their trainings. Having said that we are moving on well and the Church leaders have recognized a tremendous change in their lives to the extent that even the State/local council have noticed it.

One coordinator had this to say:

"Most of the leaders that have gone through this already testify how their lives have been challenged especially their conduct, Character and how they deal with family life as well as ministry.”

A total of 65 leaders went through this book. ECLEA trainings have met a great need now in the body of Christ especially where government demands and requires that every preacher should have a formal training of biblical studies. Most pastors now love to go through these meetings and conferences.


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