- Africa Renewal Ministries(ARM) was founded in a small two roomed house in Gaba, Uganda under it’s original name, “Africa Reformed Ministry” by Pastor Peter Kasirivu, Pastor Charles Mugisha, Pastor JP Sewava and Gerald Seruwagi.
- ARM welcomed our first team of international visitors: Dr. Bill Thomas (An International Evangelist and partner to Luis Palau) and the senior pastor of Maranatha Bible Church in Texas, Pastor Rander and Darlene Draper.
- Pastor Peter’s first trip to America to share the vision of Africa Renewal Ministries with others.
- Africa Renewal Ministries was officially registered and recognised as a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) by the Ugandan Government.
- The first child development project was launched in Gaba Uganda, this project is one of our largest projects and is now divided into Gaba A, Gaba B and Gaba AR.
- Bethany Village Children’s Homes were opened to house children in dire circumstances
- The Rakai Child Development Project in Western Uganda was launched
- The 1st Mwangaza Choir was sent out to minister in the United States
- 5 new Child Development Projects were launched: Mayuge, Mbarara, Muleete, Lusaze & Kawempe
- Wentz Medical Centre was established to meet the medical needs of our kids. Wentz is now part of Renewal Healthcare Network which helps build clinics across Uganda
- The Namutamba Child Development Project in Central Uganda was launched
- The ARM Head Office was built in Gaba to meet the growing needs of the ministry.
- The Kacungwa Child Development Project in Central Uganda was launched
- Gaba Bible Institute, later termed “Africa Renewal University” was started in Gaba to offer tertiary level education to our students.
- 2 Child Development Projects in Western Uganda were launched (Kabale & Canaan)
- The Soroti Child Development Project in Northern Uganda was launched
- The Rukungiri Child Development Project in Western Uganda was launched
- Loving Hearts Babies Home was founded in Bunga, Uganda to help meet the needs of orphaned & abandoned Babies ages 0-2yrs.
- 3 Child Development Projects were launched: Buloba, Jabez & Luzira
- The Kasangati Child Development Project in Central Uganda was launched
- The Kasaali Child Development Project in Western Uganda was launched
- 4 Child Development Projects were launched in Central Uganda: Kawempe, Lusaze, Kyengeza & Najjanankumbi
- Renewal Enterprises Limited (REL) was founded in Gaba, Uganda to increase the self-sustainability of Africa Renewal Ministries