The Nairobi Central SDA Church camp meeting for the year 2017 is finally here. Dubbed ‘Righteousness of Christ and His Word’, the 2017 camp meeting will be held from 19th to 26th August, 2017 at the Nairobi Central SDA Church on Milimani Road, Nairobi.
The camp meeting is inspired by the Old Testament annual practice whereby the Israelites were given seven (7) days from the 15th of the seventh month of each year to hold camp meetings (Leviticus 23: 33-34, 41-42 and Deuteronomy 31: 9-13). This annual event involves all children, youth, women, men and visitors are largely invited.
The sole purpose of the camp meeting includes to re-visit God’s laws; learn to have reverence for the Lord and to obey His teachings faithfully and for the SDA community to remind itself not to forget the sacredness of camp meetings. This annual convocation meeting will also offer an opportunity to closely and critically examine one’s heart, seek to find forgiveness and draw closer to Jesus.
The Guest Speakers for the 2017 camp meeting include:
- Pr. Lester A. Parkinson - Chaplain, University of Southern Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago) – Main Speaker
- Dr. Daniel Ganu - Dean, Department of Public Health, Adventist University of Africa;
- Dr. Richard Ayako - Doctor of Ministry in Global Mission Leadership;
- Sis. Hephiziba Nyamwange - Business Woman;
- Pr. Jacob Laichena – Pastor, Ruai District;
- Pr. Joseph Kingi – Ranen Conference;
- Sis. Ruth Doroba Phiri – Registered Nurse;
- Ev. Tom Ongaro – Theologian and ICT Specialist;
- Bro. Jared Oreto Awuor – Travelling Lay Gospel Minister and
- Sis Mildred Odago – Psychologist.
The Nairobi Central SDA Church Pastorate listed below is at the forefront in coordinating this annual convocation.
- Pr. Vincent Okong’o – Senior Pastor
- Pr. Gerald Mochoge – Associate Pastor
- Pr. Peter Nyaga – Associate Pastor
All members planning to attend the 2017 camp meeting are invited to self-examine themselves, soul-search, penitential confession and renewal of vows with God. All families are encouraged to attend this convocation and visitors are highly welcome to tap into God’s blessings.
To access the program for the 2017 camp meeting, click here.