It was a day of celebration as the Bible Society of Kenya launched her newest branch in Kiambu on the 16th of November 2019. The launch of the Kiambu branch took place at the Conference Centre at Kenyatta University.
Members from the Kiambu Branch graced the occasion and were excited about having their branch which will spearhead Bible work in Kiambu county and its environs. The event began with a Devotion from Rev. Peter Karanja who emphasized that everyone ought to help in God’s work in whichever way they can.
General Secretary Mrs. Elizabeth Muriuki thanked the members for attending the launch. She made a presentation about BSK work and programmes. She further took the members through the constitution so that everyone could have a clear understanding of how the Society works.
The Board Chairman Tim Kiruhi enlightened the members on the Bylaws as they guide the running of the Society. He expressed his joy about the launch of the Kiambu Branch adding that this branch will join the other nine branches which are Nyeri, Kisumu, Kericho, Meru, Kakamega, Vihiga, Bungoma, Machakos, Nakuru and Nairobi to spread the work of BSK to the grassroots.
The General Secretary Mrs. Elizabeth Muriuki presided over the elections that would determine the leaders for Kiambu Branch. The following officials were elected:
Chairperson: Prof.Catherine Ndungo
Secretary: Mrs. Anne Gichuru
Treasurer: Mrs. Lucy Nderitu
Member: Elder Dickson Njue
Member: Mr. Benson Mwangi