King David preaching post is the fourth church planted by Presbyterian Church of Ghana Taifa congregation lead by the bible study and prayer group. After the approval of Taifa congregation session, a brief survey was carried out in the Taifa Norway down to come west and beyond the railways area. Two-day crusade was organized by the church evangelism committee and bible study and prayer group with challenge cinema van on 16th and 17th February. The aim was to spread the word of God and also plant a church in that area. During the crusade, 136 people including children responded to the alter call. By God’s grace MR and MRS David Kudjiky provided one of their school’s classrooms to be used as church hall and meeting place.
The first service was held on 19th February, 2012. Mr. George Yaw Ankomah preached the sermon. Six adults made up of four females and two males attended the service, namely Hanna Ofosua, Cecelia Ofosua Dawu, Comfort Mirekua, Grace Mensah, Samuel K. Anani and Daniel Latevi. The children’s service also recorded fifteen attendants. A team of children service teachers led by Gilbert Agah from Taifa congregation was brought to Nartey, members of the church joined them. The offertory on that day was 30 cedis.
The following were appointed as members of an interim management committee of the church on 29th March 2012 by Rev. D.O. Boapeah.
- Ebenezer Owusu Antwi – Catechist
- Cecelia Ofosua Dawu – Secretary
- Edward T Asogbah – Presbyter
- Agnes Benaye-Sasu – Treasurer
- Samuel K. Anani – Member
- Alfred Bempong – Member
- Richmond Ofori – Member
- Samuel A. Obese – Member
On the 29th December, 2012, Rev. D.O. Boapeah administered the first baptism where people were baptized namely, Portia Awuku, Belinda Okyere Lydia Adwoa Sakyibea, Joshua Tei, Johnson Tei and Yvonne Tei.
The church had its first communion service on 19th August 2012 by Rev. D.O. Boapeah. Three people were restored and seventeen people participated.
INTRODUCTION TO THE DISTRICT
The church was introduced to the New Achimota District on Sunday 24th November, 2013 during the District session at Achimota.
ACQUISITION OF LAND
The church acquired two plots of land at Taifa junction, behind the washing bay at an amount of 130,000.00.