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Friends Theological College:
a ministry of Friends United Meeting
Founded in Lugulu, Kenya in 1942 as
“Friends Bible Institute”
Moved to Kaimosi, Kenya in the early
1950s
Renamed “Friends ...
Dr.
Robert J.
Wafula,
Principal
Sammy Akifuma, FTC Board
Chairman, with his wife Joyce
Friends
Theological
College’s
mission is to
equip
pastoral
ministers
who will be…
… thoughtful listeners
… effective evangelists
… informed educators
… dynamic preachers
… and models of integrity
Serving men
and women,
of all ages,
from all the
East and
Central
African
countries.
The heart of
the College is
the vibrant
learning
community
formed by
students,
faculty and
staff.
FTC is a candidate for accreditation
by the Association for Theological
Education in Africa (ACTEA)
The new Academic Dean,
Margaret Amudavi
FTC welcomes visiting faculty
Lon
Fendall,
Academic
Consultant
Pat Shrock, former faculty
Patrick Nugent and Mary Kay Rehard,
former co-Principals
Ben Richmond, former Principal,
with Jody Richmond
Ann
Riggs,
former
Principal
The FTC
campus is in
Kaimosi, in
the fertile
highlands of
Western
Kenya.
Classroom building
Former administration building, now
a dormitory
The new Administration Building
Dining
Hall
Chapel
Women’s dormitory
Faculty
housing
FTC has one of the best theological
libraries in Western Kenya
Tree planting
is a popular
activity.
Even the
General
Secretary
takes part!
Satellite campus in Lugulu
Satellite campus in Samburu
Farm activities help the college
pay its bills.
This is the sugarcane acreage
Sugarcane
Dairy goats
Bananas
Dairy herd
Greenhouse tomatoes
Vegetables
Outreach with literature tables at
Quaker conferences
Graduation is a very special day for
students, families and yearly
meetings
John Muhanji, FUM’s Africa Ministries
Director, leads a prayer of commissioning
On campus clean-up days, everyone
works together
Gathering for prayers at the start of
a campus work day
To learn more and get involved:
www.fum.org
www.ftc.quaker.org
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
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Friends Theological College Overview
Friends Theological College Overview
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Friends Theological College Overview

  1. 1. Friends Theological College: a ministry of Friends United Meeting
  2. 2. Founded in Lugulu, Kenya in 1942 as “Friends Bible Institute” Moved to Kaimosi, Kenya in the early 1950s Renamed “Friends Theological College” in the 1990s
  3. 3. Dr. Robert J. Wafula, Principal
  4. 4. Sammy Akifuma, FTC Board Chairman, with his wife Joyce
  5. 5. Friends Theological College’s mission is to equip pastoral ministers who will be…
  6. 6. … thoughtful listeners
  7. 7. … effective evangelists
  8. 8. … informed educators
  9. 9. … dynamic preachers
  10. 10. … and models of integrity
  11. 11. Serving men and women, of all ages, from all the East and Central African countries.
  12. 12. The heart of the College is the vibrant learning community formed by students, faculty and staff.
  13. 13. FTC is a candidate for accreditation by the Association for Theological Education in Africa (ACTEA)
  14. 14. The new Academic Dean, Margaret Amudavi
  15. 15. FTC welcomes visiting faculty
  16. 16. Lon Fendall, Academic Consultant
  17. 17. Pat Shrock, former faculty
  18. 18. Patrick Nugent and Mary Kay Rehard, former co-Principals
  19. 19. Ben Richmond, former Principal, with Jody Richmond
  20. 20. Ann Riggs, former Principal
  21. 21. The FTC campus is in Kaimosi, in the fertile highlands of Western Kenya.
  22. 22. Classroom building
  23. 23. Former administration building, now a dormitory
  24. 24. The new Administration Building
  25. 25. Dining Hall
  26. 26. Chapel
  27. 27. Women’s dormitory
  28. 28. Faculty housing
  29. 29. FTC has one of the best theological libraries in Western Kenya
  30. 30. Tree planting is a popular activity. Even the General Secretary takes part!
  31. 31. Satellite campus in Lugulu
  32. 32. Satellite campus in Samburu
  33. 33. Farm activities help the college pay its bills. This is the sugarcane acreage
  34. 34. Sugarcane
  35. 35. Dairy goats
  36. 36. Bananas
  37. 37. Dairy herd
  38. 38. Greenhouse tomatoes
  39. 39. Vegetables
  40. 40. Outreach with literature tables at Quaker conferences
  41. 41. Graduation is a very special day for students, families and yearly meetings
  42. 42. John Muhanji, FUM’s Africa Ministries Director, leads a prayer of commissioning
  43. 43. On campus clean-up days, everyone works together
  44. 44. Gathering for prayers at the start of a campus work day
  45. 45. To learn more and get involved: www.fum.org www.ftc.quaker.org

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