What are your responsibilities at Eastbrook?
I oversee the City Ministry Framework. Specifically, I work with volunteers in Eastbrook’s core ministries, the Food Pantry and the Bread of Healing Clinic, to grow transformational relationships with the people we serve in order to usher them into the hope we have in Jesus. I also work with incubator ministries that receive some form of support from Eastbrook, and any other departmental assignments as may be requested from time to time
What do you love about what you do?
Ministering to and spending time with people, and pointing them to Jesus.
If I had a free afternoon, you would find me…
Spending time with my family.
I’ve been at Eastbrook since…2021
My life verse is…Psalm 138:8
My favorite place in the world is…Uganda
I’m married to…Harriet Nakato Okumu
Proud parent of…4 beautiful kids
Moody Bible Institute at Chicago,BA in Pastoral Studies
Moody Theological Seminary, MA in Ministry Leadership
I am an alumni of the Compassion International’s Child Sponsorship program, and by God’s grace I founded a ministry called Restore Africa Network which is dedicated to training of pastors and ministry leaders in Africa, strengthening the church in Africa and overall being a conduit of God’s grace, wholeness, and shalom in Africa.