John Eipa Lobuin

    JOHN EIPA LOBUIN

    Wife: Regina Ikaru Eipa

    Children: Faith,
    Demus, Haggai,
    Gideon, Magdeline,
    Nimrod, Abigael,
    Joshua, Rhaine,
    Demus Lochuro, Ezra Lochuro,
    Peres Lochuro

    Ministry Experience: 8 years

    Zone: Kalobeyei

    Main Village: Kangura

    # of Churches: 3

    Total Members: 188

    Lighthouses: 3

    Champions: 3

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 40

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    Updates from the field:

    March 2021

    In March, Motivator John held services in all 3 churches. About 66 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, 60 attended in the daughter church in Nayanae-eskiriat Village, and 57 attended in the daughter church in Elelea Village. He also did an outreach in Nakilek-pus Village and 1 person accepted Christ. He is planning an outreach to Kangagetei-ber Village (20kms/12.4 miles) sometime in the future. John is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.


    February 2021

    In February, Motivator John held services in all 3 churches. About 68 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, 68 attended in the daughter church in Nayanae-eskiriat Village, and 60 attended in the daughter church in Elelea Village. John is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.


    January 2021

    In January, Motivator John ministered to his churches. About 73 members attended services each Sunday in the mother church alone and 129 in the two daughter churches. He and his team plan to do an outreach in Kangagetei-ber Village (15 miles away) in March of 2021. John is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.


    December 2020

    In December, Motivator John ministered to his churches. About 78 members attended services each Sunday in the mother church alone and 128 in the two daughter churches. He did an outreach in Napetan Village. He and his team plan to do an outreach in Kangagetei-ber Village (15 miles away) in March of 2021. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for the families that are migrating in search of food and water for their livestock.


    November 2020

    In November, Motivator John ministered to his churches. About 69 members attended services each Sunday in the mother church alone. He did an outreach in Napetan Village and 1 person placed their faith in Christ. He and his team plan to do an outreach in Kangagetei-ber and Lodakach Villages (15 miles away) in March of 2021. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.


    October 2020

    In October, Motivator John ministered to his churches. About 76 members attended services each Sunday in the mother church alone. He did an outreach in Napetan Village and 2 people placed their faith in Christ. Napetan was a previously unreached village. He and his team plan to do an outreach in Kangagetei-ber Village (15 miles away) in 2021. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    Challenges

    – Strength to walk long distances to reach other villages

    Note To Sponsor

    I would like to thank you for your support of my daily bread.


    September 2020

    In September, Motivator John resumed services in his churches. About 90 members attended services each Sunday in the mother church alone. John has established 3 Lighthouses (Discipleship Groups) with 30 disciples attending. He and his team plan to reach Kangagetei-ber Village and plant a church there in November.

    Prayer Requests

    – Villagers to open their hearts to Christ during Kangagetei-ber Village outreach

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of transportation method

    Note To Sponsor

    I would like to thank you for your support of my daily bread.


    March 2020

    In March, Motivator John shared the Word with the Village of Loding and at this time no one accepted Christ. An average of 179 believers attended the church services each Sunday in the mother church and the churches in Nayanae-Esikiriat Village and Elelea Village. One new member was added to the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to Kangagetei Village in the future.

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Greetings Sponsor,

    Thank you for your continued support to Turkana missionaires. God bless. Thank you.


    February 2020

    In February, Motivator John shared the Word with the Village of Loding and one person accepted Christ. An average of 202 believers attended the church services each Sunday in the mother church and the churches in Nayanae-Esikiriat Village and Elelea Village. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Support towards the opening of a new church

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Greetings sponsor,

    Thank you for your continued support to Turkana Missions. God bless. Thank you.

    January 2020

    In January, Motivator John shared the Word again with the people in the his village and 2 people accepted Christ. An average of 173 believers attended the church services each Sunday in the mother church and the churches in Nayanae-Esikiriat Village and Elelea Village. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Support towards the opening of a new church

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    May God bless you and the family for the generous support that you give to us. Thank you.


    November 2019

    In November, Missionary John shared the Word again with the people in the his village. An average of 169 believers attended the church services each Sunday. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.


    November 2019

    In November, Missionary John shared the Word again with the people in the his village. An average of 169 believers attended the church services each Sunday. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Support towards the opening of a new church

     

    Challenges

    – Shelter for worship

    – Walking long distances to reach villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    May God bless you and the family for the generous support that you give to us. Thank you.


    October 2019

    In October, Missionary John shared the Word again with the people in the Village of Nakwei. An average of 195 believers attended the church services each Sunday. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – For the sick

     

    Challenges

    – Water problem

    Walking long distances to reach villages

    – Insecurity

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    May God bless you and the family for the generous support that you give to us. Thank you.


    September 2019

    In September, Missionary John shared the Word with the people in the Village of Nakwei, and 2 people gave their lives to Christ. An average of 145 believers attended the church services each Sunday. 2 new members joined the church. John is currently discipling one person. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that the Lord will provide healing for the sick in the villages. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – For the sick

     

    Challenges

    – Water problem

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    I am very much appreciative for the continued support I receive from you. God bless.


    August 2019

    In August, Missionary John Eipa shared the Word with the people in the Village of Napetan, and 2 people gave their lives to Christ. An average of 200 believers attend the church services on Sunday. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that the Lord will provide for the construction of a church shelter. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church construction

     

    Challenges

    – Need for an Adult Literacy Class

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    May God bless you and the family for your generous support that you give to us. God bless.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary John Eipa shared the Word with 50 people. 214 believers attended the church services. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that the Lord will provide the construction of a church shelter. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church construction to be completed

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of shelter during rainy season

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    May God bless you and the family for the generous support you provide to us.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary John Eipa shared the Word with 80 people. An average of 194 believers attend the church services each Sunday. He is looking at Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that the Lord would provide for the completion of a church shelter. They already have 80 iron sheets completed, and 50 sheets are left to complete. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.


    May 2019

    In May, Missionary John had an average of 77 members attend church each Sunday in the mother church. He disciples a class of 10 students. John has 7 elders/evangelists to help him with the ministry.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church construction to be completed

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to visit villages

    – Complete some church projects

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    May God bless you and the family for the generous support you provide to us. Exodus 32:13


    April 2019

    In April, Missionary John Eipa reached the Ekilek-pus Village with the Gospel, and 2 people got saved. 84 believers attended the church services. He targets the Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that his people learn how to read and write. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – New church to be planted

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to visit villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Thanks for your support and prayers. God bless.


    March 2019

    In March, Missionary John Eipa reached the Ekilek-pus Village with the Gospel, and 4 people got saved. He discipled a class of 2 people. 99 believers attended the church services. He targets the Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that his people learn how to read and write. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – New church to be planted

    – Strength to walk long distances to visit other villages

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances between villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Thanks for your support and prayers. God bless.


    February 2019

    In February, Missionary John Eipa reached the Napetan Village, where 1 person got saved. He prays for an ECDE school. The biggest challenge he faces is walking long distances to visit other villages. John thanks the sponsor for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Need for an Adult Literacy Class and teacher

    – Need for a Nursery/Kindergaten Program

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances between villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Thanks for your support and prayers. God bless.


    January 2019

    In January, Missionary John Eipa reached the Ekilek-pus Village with the Gospel, and 3 people got saved. He disciples a class of 10 people. 175 believers attended the church services this month. He targets the Kangagetei-ber Village for future church planting. He prays that his people learn how to read and write. John is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church construction to be completed

    – Strength to walk long distances to visit other villages

    – Need for an Adult Literacy Class and teacher

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach far villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    I am very much appreciative of the continued support I receive from you through Share International. We are also keeping you in our prayers. God bless.