Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Free Methodist Church of Kenya Elects Its First Bishop!

On March 30-31, Kenyan Free Methodist pastors and delegates met to establish the Kenya Jurisdictional General Conference and two Annual Conferences. Rev. Nixon Azere Dingili was elected first Bishop of the Free Methodist Church in Kenya.Rev. Dingili did his undergraduate studies at Kenya Highlands Bible College and graduate studies at Hope Africa University. He is married to Rev. Neddy Dingili, an alumni of the Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology and the Lord has blessed them with two beautiful children- Leslie and Keslie. Last year Rev. Nixon Dingili represented the Free Methodist Church of Kenya at the meetings of the Free Methodist World Conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The Kenyan Diaspora Pro-Democracy Movement joins Christians all over the world in congratulating Bishop Nixon Azere Dingili on this new spiritual responsibility as the 1st Bishop of Kenya. The FMCK has chosen a gifted, hardworking and faithful minister for this shepherding role to the Free Methodists and all people in Kenya. May the Lord bless you all.

(File picture- Rev. Nixon Dingili, center- in glasses, after he was ordained elder in the Free Methodist Church of Kenya)



tobiasomollo said...

We praise the Lord for the responsibility that He has given our brother as he takes care of the Free Methodist Church in Kenya flock. You are in our prayers

Phidel Baraza said...

May the Lord make His face shine upon you our brother Nick, and be gracious to you. May the Lord turn His face toward you and give you peace even as you serve to the glory and honor of His name.