Website re-design for ELCSA. The Evangelical Lutheran Church in South Africa (Cape Church) / ELCSA (Cape Church) is historically a German church, but nearly all congregations also or exclusively offer services in English or Afrikaans. It has about 4,000 members in 21 congregations served by 11 pastors. There are currently three vacancies. The congregations are scattered throughout the Western Cape, Eastern Cape and Free State provinces.