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Kenya: Pastor Murdered


“Assistant Pastor Lawrence Kazungu Kadenge was murdered in the early morning hours of Feb. 2 while guarding the Glory of God Ministries Church in Mombasa.”   Read More Advertisements

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Blast in Kenya Church Kills Pastor, Wounds 11


11/6/2012 Kenya (ChristianPost) – A pastor was killed and 11 others were wounded in Garissa in eastern Kenya on Sunday after suspected Islamist extremists attacked a church during the worship service with a grenade or other explosive. Read More

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Nairobi church stands strong after grenade kills boy, injures others


Nairobi, October 11 (Open Doors News) — “Every week we wondered ‘What if it’s this week?’ Yet every week we turned up for church.” Speaking to Open Doors News just after her Oct. 9 return from the funeral of 9-year-old … Continue reading

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Missionary Profile – Daryll & Verna Stanton


Daryll and Verna Stanton are global missionaries with the Church of the Nazarene in Kenya. The Stantons were appointed to Zambia in 1982. Their responsibilities included being director of, and teachers at, Nazarene Bible School in Lusaka, Zambia. They were … Continue reading

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Kenyan Christians pray targetted attacks end


(Reuters) – Kenyan Christians fear they are being targetted by militant Islamists, perhaps to avenge the country’s military incursion inside Somalia, but vowed on Sunday to respond through prayers, not violence.

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Kenya: 17 killed in church attacks


NAIROBI  – Gunmen killed 17 people and wounded dozens in gun and grenade attacks on two churches Sunday in the Kenyan town of Garissa near the border with Somalia, officials said. Wearing balaclavas, the attackers killed two armed police – … Continue reading

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Grenade Attack on Church in Kenya Kills One


NAIROBI, Kenya, April 30 (CDN) — A grenade explosion yesterday killed a 27-year-old university student at a church in Nairobi and injured 16 people, sources said. Kelvin Walumba was killed after a man pretending to be a worshipper at God’s … Continue reading

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Explosion at Christian Meeting in Kenya Kills Boy, Woman


Al Shabaab Islamic extremists suspected of throwing grenade into open-air evangelistic event. NAIROBI, Kenya, April 3 (CDN http://www.compassdirect.org/) — An 8-year-old boy died today from injuries after suspected Islamic extremists on Saturday (March 31) threw a grenade into a Christian … Continue reading

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Somali woman who converted to Christianity from Islam, whipped in public


From Open Doors: NAIROBI, Kenya, January 10 (Compass Direct News) — A Somali convert from Islam was paraded before a cheering crowd last month and publicly flogged as a punishment for embracing a “foreign religion,” sources said. Sofia Osman, a … Continue reading

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Stories of the Persecuted: Somali Christian Beaten for Faith in Kenya


From ICC’s blog, Crossing the Bridge http://www.persecution.org/crossingthebridge/ Walking from Eastleigh to his home in another district of Nairobi, Kenya, 25-year-old Hasan was being followed. Hasan had made the mistake of mentioning his Christian faith over his cell phone to a … Continue reading

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