WSM Kenya held a Christian conference on October 29th at NPC Buruburu. William Kinuthia reported, “We thank God that over 200 delegates attended both morning and afternoon sessions today in our first Christian conference in the country. Though we expected 4oo delegates the weather was very wet which is unusual in Kenya. Several people gave their life’s to the Lord and we give glory to Him.
Speakers were Rev Calisto Odede, Walter Machiyo, William Kariuki, Godfrey
Masolo, Ken Ndula and Dr Steve. WSM was well represented. The Holy Spirit
moved so much and we thank God for that.”
On Saturday 26th June WSM Kenya partnered with NPC Buruburu to host a soccer clinic.
William, WSM Kenya Director said, “We had good time and 43 children gave their life to the lord. It was a wonderful Saturday with over 140 children attended the event. WSM leaders conducted the sports clinic together with NPC, Buruburu. The event was the first ever to target kids of between 8 and 12yrs.We intend to hold another in August. We appreciate and thank God for all that took place.”
WSM Kenya travelled to Bungeria in Western Kenya to train new leaders and satisfy a growing thirst for sports ministry empowernment in this part of the country. Leaders from 100 different churches attended the vision and training weekend from 16-18th July, 2010.
Leaders from WSM in Nairobi have launched another Community Sports Team in Umoja. This is an exciting opportunity with various churches very keen to partner and volunteers open to be trained on how to minister and reach out using sport in the community.
To start with, 30 Taekwondo coaches have been reached with 3 committing their lives to Jesus; this outreach and discipleship programme continues weekly through Taekwondo.
During the Fifa World Cup in South Africa, WSM Kenya staged football day and match screening outreaches in and around Nairobi. Football day outreaches reaches reached many and saw lots of people choose to receive Jesus as Lord in the Umoja, Buruburu, Kamchangi and Kasarani areas.
Games were screened in homes and at 6 churches including the final between Spain and Holland at Faith Homes church where 7 people said Yes to Jesus after a testimony was shared and opportunity given.