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Naserian's Story

This is a story of a young girl named Naserian. In Maasai culture the name Naserian is given to girls, meaning “one born during peaceful times”. Naserian comes from an underprivileged family as her father and mother are jobless and usually look for casual jobs to support their family. In the year 2017 at REM school Ngong there was construction …


Help Us Get Our 9th Graders Sponsored!

These students were 8th graders in our South B school last year and received high enough scores to move up to REM High School as 9th graders! All of these students are still in need of sponsors, so click on the image to sign up!                         


A Day At REM

REM students come together in the Ngong Valley from all over Kenya and from a wide variety of family backgrounds. Sponsorship makes it possible for students from the different social classes, family backgrounds, and regions to attend a renowned educational institution. Not only do they get an education, they get an opportunity to have a relationship with Jesus Christ. In addition …


2018 GOYA: Give Hope Banquet

GOYA invites you to our 4th Annual Special Dinner Celebration 2018 GOYA: Give Hope Banquet   Help us celebrate how God continues to transform lives in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya, through GOYA! We will share the latest updates on the impact of the ministry. We'll also share the vision for the future and how you can be involved in making …


Ag in 2017 & Farm Manager Hire

“You crown the year with your bounty; your wagon tracks overflow with abundance.” Psalm 65:11 ESV   This passage sums up 2017 quite nicely. I am amazed at all we have been blessed with in Kenya for Agriculture, and when I recount what 2017 brought the ministry, I know you’ll see the connection to this passage.   1) Grading and making ditches …


Welcome To Our New Tech Director

The Lord is gracious beyond our understanding. Please, won’t you join us in welcoming our new Technical Director for REM Schools – Steve Mbuya! Steve, with his wife and 3 children, join our GOYA/REM Ministry family as God provisions.   Hopefully, Steve won’t mind that I share this story. He’s much too humble to ever share it himself. Steve used …


Fire At Kibera School

It has been a FULL week for us at GOYA Ministries, both in the States and in Kenya! We had an amazing Child Sponsorship Drive at Vale Church resulting in 106 new sponsors regularly supporting GOYA and our children! We are praising God for these new supporters and the opportunity they bring for further ministry in Nairobi. Sadly, the enemy doesn’t like …


Other Seeds Fell On Good Soil And Produced Grain

Matthew 13:8, "Other seeds fell on good soil and produced grain, some a hundrefold, some 60, some 30."  On Tuesday morning, my day started like any other.  Got up out of bed to get ready for work.  Showered, dressed, ate breakfast, saw the kids off to school, said bye to my wife and off to the office I went.  Right …


Help Us Hire A Tech Director

The Lord has been growing our program in Kenya beyond what we could have imagined and we're excited to announce the need for a Technical Director at our high school! Over the past couple of years, we have gotten to know a young man named Steve who we believe to be the best person for this position. In addition to …


The Bakery Is Now Open!

We're excited to announce that our brand-new bakery is open at the high school! Psalm 37:25 says, “I have been young and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken or his children begging for bread.” Our brand new bakery facility has the ability to make the equivalent of 40 store-bought loaves per batch! That is enough …