Mengesha Shibru Gella

Mengesha Shibru Gella

Mengesha Shibru Gella was born and raised in Ethiopia, where he was active from a young age in Christian ministry in the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus (EECMY), one of the fastest growing Lutheran churches in the world.  Mengesha has served in a variety of ministry roles from youth leader to church elder.  He has also served as Executive Director of AHOPE Ethiopia, a non-profit  organization ministering to orphans and families affected by HIV/AIDS.

Mengesha graduated from Concordia College-New York with a Masters degree in Business Leadership, and he is currently serving as an intern focused on missionary outreach to the local Ethiopian community. Mengesha and his wife Meron have three children – Zoe, Brook, and Micah.

Check out the latest activities and services offered to the Amharic community through Mengesha’s ministry: facebook.com/standrewoutreachministries/

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