One family for Christ

ACK St Lukes Choir
Mothers Union St Lukes Umoja
Kama ACK St Lukes Umoja


ACK St. Luke's Umoja

Our Clarion call is One Family for Christ, steered towards our vision ‘A well-grounded’ family church‘ with our purpose: ‘we impact the society positively and provide spiritual nourishment’. 

Our Church

We remain a family church and believe every member has a space of influence within the church.

We have experienced God's faithfulness this far and are in no doubt that He will safely lead us into the next level.


ACK St Luke's Umoja

Church History

Church Land Purchase

The land on which the church was built was purchased from the late Hon. Dick Wathika during the tenure of Rev Canon Kamba, then Vicar of St. James Buru Buru, the curate then was Rev. John Anzaya.

Land lease and levelling

In April 2001, the then Vicar for St. James Buru Buru Ven. Canon Joel Waweru, current Bishop of Nairobi Diocese, leased the plot where the church stands now allowing the removal of a large hill of sand and garbage to pave way for the beginning of the church construction

2001 April

Foundation Stone laid

The foundation stone was laid on 9th June 2002 by the Late Most Rev. Dr. David Gitari, the former Archbishop and Bishop for Nairobi Diocese without any congregation.

The Late Mr. Arthur Kariuki, the proprietor of Planet Guest house situated in Umoja inner core, allowed
the first congregation to gather in his premises for worship. "It goes without saying that this
Parish was born in a guest house".

2002 9th June

Rev. Muraguri - Church Vicar

Rev. Muraguri serves as Vicar from 2002.


Church Concencration

The ACK St. Luke's Church was consecrated on 16th December 2007 by the then Bishop Emeritus Rt. Rev. Peter N. Njoka. Rev. Dr. Humphrey Muraguri was posted as the first Vicar in the year 2002 with 33 members and the first collection that Sunday was a meager Kshs 811.00.

2007 December 16

Church Vicar - Ven. John S, Anzaya

In 2010 Ven. John S, Anzaya was posted as the 2nd Vicar. This Parish has grown numerically. currently having approximately 2,500 members - 60% being female while the rest are male with only 1,200 as registered.


Daughter Church - St. Thomas Aquinas

ACK St, Luke's raised a daughter church St. Thomas Aquinas which became Parish on its own 2017, Currently, St. Luke's has a daughter church - ACK St. Anselm KCC Church which has a congregation of about 60 members.

2017 December 16

Canon John Maina - Church Vicar

Canon John Maina serves as the church Vicar from 2018


Canon Peter Maina - Church Vicar

Ven. Canon Peter Maina serves as church vicar from November 2020 and serves as
Archdeacon, Kayole Archdeaconry.

2020 November

Our Church

One family for Christ

We impact the society positively and provide spiritual nourishment. We are commited to growing a FAMILY.

A well-grounded family Church.

We impact the society and provide spiritual nourishment.

As a Church, we are FAMILY-centered as our DNA, which stands for:

Faithfulness. Appreciation of diversity and oneness. Maturity. Integrity. Love. Yearning for God.

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