Rev. Dr. SG Lebelo
General President

Pastor of Adonai Assembly in Soshanguve.

General President of the International Assemblies of God, has served in this position since 2013. Prior to this current position, he served as General Secretary (2005-2013), Secretary of the Gauteng District (2002-2005) and Director of the Youth Ministry.


Lebelo was brought up in a Christian family. His parents were ministers and founder members of the International Assemblies of God. They served for many years as tutors at the All Africa School of Theology in Witbank. Through their influence, their son at a very early age was involved in various missions outreach throughout the country.

As a university student and a leader in the Hospital Christian Fellowship (HCF), he was involved in numerous Gospel outreach programmes in Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana and Malawi.


He graduated from the Medical University of Southern Africa (MEDUNSA) and Rand Afrikaans University (RAU). He also had the privilege of completing a Management Development Programme (MDP) and post-graduate rehabilitation counselling course in the USA.

In the year 2000, he resigned from his senior position at one of South Africa's leading corporate businesses to be a pastor of Adonai Assembly in Soshanguve, where he still serves to this day.

Personal life

He is married to Elizabeth Azwhifheli Girlie and they are blessed with three sons. The family resides in Montana Park, Pretoria.

Even with his busy schedule as the General President of IAG, he still manages to conduct leadership training, marriage enrichment seminars and counselling sessions for individuals and groups.