Kenya: visa and restoration of peace and stability

Pray for Aaron Stanbury as he tries to sort out his visa to continue serving in Nairobi. Please also pray for restoration of peace and stability in Kenya, where there have been demonstrations against proposed tax rises. Pray against the use of excessive force and for young people to be patient, for the government to […]

Kenya: flooding

East Africa continues to be affected by flooding, and this week Kenya has been badly hit. Local partner Rachel Karanja shared that her home village was affected by a nearby dam bursting. She sent this prayer request: “Pray for our friends affected by flooding in Mai Mahiu after a dam burst and swept everything downstream. […]

Kenya: People in Mission conference

We give thanks for a gathering of CMS and CMS-Africa people in mission, all working in Africa, that took place in Kenya this week and is now drawing to a close. Praise God for safety in travel and for the learning, relationship-building and fellowship that has taken place during this time. Pray for safe onward […]

Kenya: training

Local partner Rachel Karanja asks for prayer for personal initiative training taking place in Kabuku from 11 to 13 December.  Pray for participants to come to the training with open minds, ready to engage with the material, and come away built up and ready to put their training into practice.  

Aaron Stanbury, Kenya

Connecting with children and helping them with basic literacy, setting them on a path for an education that will help them out of poverty

Kenneth Ambani Buluku, Kenya

Pastor in a local church, helping train lay pastors in the area to serve effectively for the transformation of their communities

Meshack Okumu, Kenya

Training pastors and church leaders using CMS-Africa’s courses and encouraging churches to love others with the resources they already have

Rachel Karanja, Kenya

Working to see God transform communities through innovative businesses, including biogas programmes, faith-driven farming groups and more

Thirty-eight years of proclaiming the good news in Africa

Inspired by Christians in Kenya, Steve Burgess spent a working life answering the biblical call to "proclaim good news to the poor".