Kenya: mushroom farming

Local partner Rachel Karanja shares that she recently trained a group of young people in mushroom farming, giving them tools to create their own employment. Praise God for this equipping of young people. 

Kenya: election

Praise God for peace and stability in Kenya following general elections in early August. With our brothers and sisters in CMS-Africa, we pray that God will continue to bless Kenya and thwart any schemes of the evil one. Pray that Odinga’s contested loss will be resolved peacefully and for Kenya to continue to enjoy stability, […]

Horn of Africa “cannot wait” for food aid, says WFP

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is expanding assistance in the Horn of Africa as levels of hunger soar after back-to-back droughts and the threat of famine looms. Since the start of the year, nine million more people have slipped into severe food insecurity across Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, leaving 22 million people struggling to […]

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

Kenya: successful training

We thank God with CMS-Africa for the testimonies around the holistic transformational leadership programme, including people rededicating their lives to Christ and seed projects leading to increased witness of Christ and many needs met in communities. Praise God for this tremendous fruit and ask for more. Local partner Rachel Karanja shares that VISION conferences have also […]

Kenya: training

Please pray for CMS-Africa training taking place 2 to 6 May (holistic transformational leadership) and 11 to 13 May (women’s training). Pray for facilitators Stephen Mosheni, James Mburu and Rachel Karanja, and pray for participants’ lives to be transformed as they apply the simple principles they learn.

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".