2018 LECSA Synod Meeting

The Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa held its annual Seboka  (Synod meeting) at the Mophato oa Morija in Morija from 25th to 29th April 2018.   The 120 delegates represented all 12 presbyteries of the church in Lesotho and South Africa, as well as various boards and commissions.  The Synod was officially opened by the…

Growing Nations Celebrates 10th Anniversary

  On March 28, 2018 the Growing Nations project of the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa (LECSA) held a celebration marking its 10th anniversary.  The project is based at the Maphutseng Parish in Mohale’s Hoek district. Although Maphutseng is one of the old mission sites of the LECSA, it is here that Growing Nations…

Severe Hailstorm Hits Southern Lesotho

A severe hailstorm, accompanied by torrential rain, hit southern Lesotho on the afternoon of the 14th of March 2018.  There was widespread destruction in the area around Mt. Moorosi in the district of Quthing.  Several lives were lost when a truck was swept off the road at a stream crossing.  A number of school children…

Leeto la Thapelo 2017

The Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa (LECSA) held its annual Leeto la Thapelo (Journey of Prayer) event over the weekend of 28th-29th October 2017 in Morija.  With thousands of LECSA members present, the event began with a Saturday morning worship service.  Rev. Jane Timothy Makakane, LECSA Deputy Moderator, preached the sermon. After the service,…

LECSA Issues Statement on Latest Unrest in Lesotho

STATEMENT BY  THE LESOTHO EVANGELICAL CHURCH IN SOUTHERN AFRICA (LECSA) ON THE PREVAILING SITUATION IN LESOTHO ON 06.09.2017  “Come now, let us reason together”, says the LORD. “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson they shall be like wool.  If you are willing…

2017 LECSA SYNOD MEETING

The annual meeting of the Seboka (Synod) of the Lesotho Evangelical Church in Southern Africa was held at the Mophato oa Morija Conference Centre in Morija from the 26th to the 30th of April 2017.  The 118 delegates present were composed of representatives of all twelve presbyteries, church associations and institutions.  Only 2 delegates were…

2017 Morija Presbytery Meeting

The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Morija Presbytery was hosted by Khotla Parish starting from the 22nd of February and concluding with a worship service attended by all ten parishes of the Presbytery on Sunday the 26th.  Highlights of the gathering included the election of a new Presbytery Committee and the official opening of the…