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Pastor James, Vangie- Founders and Directors

IMG_3417The Odongo’s continue to work hard to equip and empower the community to become dedicated disciples of Christ. Their main calling is to disciple, train and raise up leaders to serve for the purpose of expanding God’s Kingdom. Grace is 17 years old, finishing her secondary school this June 2013, David is 15 years old and is in his third year of high school, and Levi who is in class 4 is now 9 years old.

Pastor Fred & Holly Okoth

IMG_5148Pastor Fred and Holly recently married in 2012 as they began their life and ministry together. Fred and Holly’s main calling at Good News is to raise up Kenya’s next generation to become Jesus following leaders. They work with orphan sponsorship programs, create children and youth curriculum, Sunday School, youth group and school ministry. Fred also helps lead worship at our Kisumu church location.


Pastor Julius Otieno

Pastor Julius is our Pastor at our church plant location in Riat, outside of Kisumu. Pastor Julius has a heart to preach the Good News of Jesus to all in hopes of reviving and encouraging the church. Pastor Julie has also helped establish a Preschool at  Riat while he continues to grow our new Good News location.

Pastor Clarice Oketch 

IMG_3490Pastor Clarice is our Head Chair Women of our growing widows group in Ouya Village. Clarice has an attitude of serving Christ, that challenges all who are with her to do their best for Christ. Clarice has continued to be an outstanding leader in Ouya Village while planting and Pastoring a Good News Church and establishing a Preschool in Ouya.