Fredrick Nzwili writes for Religion News Service and The Christian Science Monitor.
Several priests and aid workers have been kidnapped, and earlier this month a priest was murdered. Conflict in several regions has left millions in need.
Church leaders called for the protests after Sunday services to enforce an agreement for the president to step down and allow elections.
Samson Mulinge Mutuse and Evelyn Mueni Mulinge are among 260,000 Kenyan married couples where one spouse is HIV-positive and one HIV-negative.