YWAM Athi River

We are called to evangelize, disciple and train people of all backgrounds, ethnic groups, ages and gender.

(We are part of the YWAM global family of ministries)

Looking for a productive way to spend 5 months?
Have you considered the tried and tested, life-changing Discipleship Training School?


Inspire & cultivate growth in your relationship with God

Located 45 km away from Nairobi, along the Mombasa Road and near Machakos, Athi River Base presents a rural, yet culturally diverse mission experience.

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“To Know God and Make Him Known”

We ask you to contribute to our Outreach fund to help our 11 students complete the mission set before them, and to finish this life transforming school. For those in it and those they will reach.

Click this link to help make a difference, no matter the size

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YWAM Athi River

No special focus - just the tried and tested, life-changing Discipleship Training School!

3 Months of Lecture
2 Months of Outreach
1 Goal
"To Know God, and Make Him Known"

*Beginning 30th September 2019*
Only 4 months to go!

Would you take the challenge?

[ You can now apply online - ywamathiriver.org/dts/apply/ ]

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2 years ago

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Catching Up
DTS Week 3: The Nature & Character of God (Teacher - James Chege)

The April DTS is well underway.
This morning, we caught up with a handful of the students on how Week 3 is going.


"It's actually very challenging, according to me. This nature and character of God, we have to be very careful as we differentiate them since they are actually linked up so much... Umm... It's of course interesting to learn new things. It's good to be challenged, but I am loving it."

"I'm really enjoying the lectures this week. I find it interesting because there's a lot that I have learned.
I [also] find it tiring, I think because we have had evening sessions the last two days... "

"Actually, this week, I am not getting anything...
The whole thing is complicated, even if he used simple words... That topic of God's holiness is giving me a problem... "

"One thing that I really loved that I did not know, that I learned yesterday; that God can appear to man in form of God and can also send a messenger, like in the story of Jacob (as an angel) and in the story of Moses (as God Himself)..."

"The first day was alright, but since yesterday, I have just been floating...
More time should be taken to explain that part of God's holiness... "

"I wanted more time on the Trinity, which I know he will do tomorrow. Yesterday we only did like 10 minutes because we were a bit delayed yesterday. So we did have a lot of time on God's holiness and on Him being eternal. So, personally I would like to have more time on the Trinity, which I know He will handle tomorrow."


An interesting range of viewpoints from some of the 15 students in this lecture phase.

Please keep them in prayer as they continue this week with James Chege, and through all the weeks to follow, with one goal; knowing God and making Him known.

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Sasa? ...the latest news

The Medical Mission happened! Wanna know what it was about? Click and see
This year, from the 24th-30th July 2019, we desire to have a medical outreach within Machakos County that will serve the people of the community
For the last few years, a week-long children’s camp has been held here at the Base, every August. There wasn’t one last year, but, there’s one slated for this year and prep has begun for it. The dates are set: 13th-16th August 2019.