Uganda COVID-19 Food Crisis

Uganda is experiencing a severe food crisis due to the COVID-19 lockdown. These videos and photos show how Scott Brookins Ministries is responding.

Week 29 – November 16, 2020

“God richly bless you and your household and all our donors. Many are coming to know Him as Lord and Savior.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 28 – November 9, 2020

“There’s a little improving but financially it’s going to take sometime because some businesses are closed down permanently. We can only do what we can, the rest belongs to God. The economy is down, this food project has brought a lot of hope to many. Thanks so much!!!
God richly bless you and your household. Brother you have given us so much hope in God, the food evangelism project has touched many non-Christians and Christians as well. God richly bless you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 27 – November 2, 2020

“God richly bless you brother for your love and support.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 26 – October 26, 2020

8.6 TONS OF FOOD GIVEN IN 26 WEEKS!! To God be the GLORY!!

“Thanks so much brother, we’re so humbled! Thanks very much for your love and support, thanks for feeding Uganda with both spiritual and physical food. God bless you!”
— Pastor Benjamin


Week 25 – October 19, 2020

“Hello my brother and family. Thank you for loving us and for taking care of us and God’s people in our communities. This food ministry has touched and changed lives. God Bless you and thank you so much. We love you and we’re praying for you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 24 – October 12, 2020

“Thanks brother for your helping hand. Thank you for your love and support!!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 23 – October 5, 2020

“We’re so grateful and humbled by your love. May the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob show up for you in your house and ministry in Jesus’ Mighty Name.”
— Pastor Benjamin

“God richly bless you, your precious family, and all our donors. Muslims are being challenged by the Love of Christ. Blessings and love. God bless you so much!!!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 22 – September 28, 2020

“Brother we have so far distributed 7.6 tons. Thanks for your love and support.”
— Pastor Benjamin

“All we can say is Thank you! God richly bless you very much!
We had Church yesterday, the food testimonies were many. Brother it was awesome!!!! I almost shed tears of thanks to God for allowing us do this. God bless you! So humbled to be part of this.”
— Pastor Benjamin

“I was talking to the area looking local leader and she’s not a Christian. She said she’s coming to Church on Sunday to thank the God who has given food to the community. Brother this blessed me a lot. She’s asked for a Bible for herself and the people coming to get food. Brother it’s amazing!!!! Thanks so much, please tell our supporters thank you!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

“God richly bless you and all our donors. This means so much than ever before, brother thanks so much. Sometimes we run out of words but indeed we are very grateful. I really don’t know how things would have been without this helping hand, God richly bless you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 21 – September 21, 2020

“This is the pig you bought for us. This breed of pigs are a healthier and stronger breed than the local ones. It’s originally from outside Uganda. She is going to get us many children. Thanks!!!!!!”
“Brother thanks so much for your support, can’t thank you enough!!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 20 – September 14, 2020

“Thanks for changing lives brother, God bless you, your family and all the food donors. It would be very hard without this support!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 19 – September 7, 2020

“God bless you. We all send our love and gratitude!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 18 – August 31, 2020

“Brother we pray for you and the family that God will show you His Kindness, His Mercy and above all His Goodness in the Land of the Living. The people in Uganda that you have provided for with food and the bibles pray for you and your precious family. We love you so very much.
This week a man accepted Jesus when he received the food donation… God richly bless you and your family for helping us go through this storm!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 17 – August 24, 2020

“Thanks so much for your love and support. We really thank God for you and your family which has become our family.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 16 – August 17, 2020

“Thank you brother, God richly bless you and all our lovely donors, it’s a great team work. God bless you, we are so humbled by what God is doing through you. Thank you thank you thank you thank you very much!!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 15 – August 10, 2020

“A Muslim Lady came to Church today looking for food, she went to the mosque and they didn’t help then she decided to come to Church, she has gone without food for 2 days and her children.
My brother and Sister Laura, you are doing a great job in the lives of many people here. Thanks for being great Ambassadors!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

“It’s a great joy to see people get the best need of the hour, the Bible and the food. Feeding the spirit and the body, that was Jesus’ ministry. God richly bless you and your family, we are indeed grateful!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 14 – August 3, 2020

“We’re so humbled and honored to work with you and Laura. God richly bless you!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 13 – July 27, 2020

“A pastor friend who he is disabled came to our church and told us about food crisis in his community. We gave him rice to give out, they are very grateful to you and to all our food donors. God bless you!!!
Some people have been released to go to work but those in places that bring many people together, they haven’t been released yet, including teachers, markets and worship places etc. Thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you. God richly bless you!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 12 – July 20, 2020

“Thanks!!!! God richly bless You! have encouraged many many families. Each day we wake up to see sad faces smile. What a Joy!!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 11 – July 13, 2020

“Thanks for your love brother. Am overwhelmed by the support and love from you to your Ugandan family. God richly bless you and the donors. Thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you.
Thanks so Much!!!!! You are preaching a great Gospel of Acts in such a time as this. God has chosen you and us here to extend His loving hand. God bless you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

“We are giving food and Bibles in 3 areas. The Church, the Neighborhood, and our Community. We are forever grateful for your help and support, during this trying moment of COVID-19. May the Lord richly bless you, in the Mighty name of Jesus.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 10 – July 6, 2020

“Thank you brother so much. We are short of words. More especially at this moment, you don’t know the lives you have rescued brother. Every day we are receiving calls of appreciation. Thanking God for the food and the Bibles.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 9 – June 30, 2020

In 9 weeks, we have given almost 3 TONS of FOOD!! We’ve been able to bless 50-60 families each week, of which 90% are new. People are starving and we are able to share food, the Gospel message, and many have received Bibles as well. To God be the Glory!

“Thanks so much dear brother for the food, it’s making people realize God loves them and cares for them. God richly bless you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 8 – June 23, 2020

From Pastor Benjamin:

“We are praying for you and the people helping. Please tell them we are very grateful. May the Lord bless them, keep them and grant them the desires of their hearts.

“There is real starvation behind the closed doors here the government is so relaxed about food distribution, many people will not start working until next year…schools will not open until next year…So what you are doing is helping a lot!

“Thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you. Brother you have given Joy and hope to many. God richly bless you.”

“People getting the food and Bibles, Muslims are receiving both food and Bibles, amazing! God bless you greatly brother.”

“Our Pastor Yuda told us his flock was starving so we gave him food and sugar to give to families. Thanks so much brother, God is using you to touch many lives. Am so humbled to work with you.”

Week 7 – June 16, 2020

“Brother, Thanks so much. God has encouraged many people and refreshed their Joy with the food donations. Some of the food was given from the house of the local authority leader. Many received Bibles as well as the food. Feeding the body and the spirit. Thanks so much for your love and support!!!!!”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 6 – June 7, 2020

“God richly bless you. We are witnesses of God’s goodness through the food donations. People wept with joy, Thanks you so much!!! Please tell our donors Thanks you.
This time around over 50 families benefited, more so the non believers. Blessings!! The community leadership is very touched and it’s a great witness. We first preached to them before giving them food. We told them that God loves them, that’s why He was giving them the food. Thanks for your hard work to make this happen.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 5 – May 30, 2020

“Brother, these people in our community were all starving. They all Glorified God (when they received the food). We also fed about 40 families in my home village amongst my relatives. One of my uncles, who persecuted me when I had accepted Christ, almost wept with joy. You have preached to my family brother! Am really humbled!!!! God bless you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 4 – May 23, 2020

“God is preaching thru the food you are giving out, these neighbors shouted Praise Jesus!!!! A big seed is being sown in their hearts. Many of the husbands of our sisters in the church who are not believers are so challenged and they want to start coming to Church!
To many, they have welcomed our team with tears after starving for days and then a knock on the door with food!
This elderly lady with me in the picture has gone without food for 2 days, brother this broke my heart. She was so blessed!!! And prayed for you. Brother Thanks so much for your love. God richly bless you.”
— Pastor Benjamin

Week 3 – May 17, 2020

Week 2 – May 12, 2020

“Brother people are sleeping hungry, you may not have the complete idea of what you have done…tears of joy have struck the Church family!!! God richly bless you and all the kind donors. Thank you, thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you thank you so much!!!!!!!” — Pastor Benjamin

Week 1 – May 7, 2020

“Thank you Brother Scott. I am really short of words, but all I can say is thank you. I’m telling you lives have been touched and changed, and on most occasions, these people have welcomed the food with tears in their eyes. I can’t count how many had nothing to eat. I can’t count how many didn’t have food in the house for the family. God Bless you. Thank you so much.” — Pastor Benjamin