Joshua Lokieny, Monitor

    JOSHUA LOKIENY

    Zone: Kachoda

    Main Village: Sasame

    # of Churches: 3

    Total Members: 

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 15

     


    Updates from the field:

    March 2020

    In March, Monitor Joshua shared the Gospel in the Village of Nakwakitela. 195 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 333 in the 3 daughter churches. Joshua has 33 students in Discipleship Class. Joshua is grateful to his sponsor for the support he receives.

    Prayer Needs

    – For the church and its mission to grow

    – Protection from the Coronavirus

    Note To Sponsor

    Greetings my Sponsor,

    Thank you so much for all the support that I have been receiving from you. May God bless you and your family. Thank you.


    February 2020

    In February, Monitor Joshua shared the Gospel in the Village of Nakai Apoo, and 12 people gave their lives to Christ. 209 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 304 in the 3 daughter churches. Joshua has 24 students in Discipleship Class. Joshua is grateful to his sponsor for the support he receives.

    Prayer Needs

    – For the church and its mission to grow

    – Planning for fundraising in April

    – Prayer support

    Note To Sponsor

    Greetings my Sponsor,

    Thank you so much for all the support that I have been receiving from you. May God bless you and your family. Thank you.


    January 2020

    In January, Joshua became a Monitor of Kachoda Zone! He shared the Gospel in the Village of Nabenyo, and 4 people gave their lives to Christ. 206 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 189 in the 3 daughter churches. Joshua has 12 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful to his sponsor for the support he receives. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kareburi in the future.

    Prayer Needs

    – For the sick

     

    Challenges

    – Long distances between villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    We thank you so much for your assistance to men, my family and the church. God bless you very much.


    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Joshua shared the Gospel in the Village of Nabenyo, and 29 people gave their lives to Christ. 187 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. Attendance wasn’t recorded for the daughter churches, but 10 new members were added. Joshua has 12 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful to his sponsor for the support he receives. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kareburi in the future.

    Prayer Needs

    – For Joshua’s health, he has a backbone problem

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    We thank you so much for being a blessing in our lives in support of the Gospel in Turkana. Thank you.


    November 2019

    In November, Missionary Joshua ministered in Nataaba Village, and 4 people gave their lives to Christ. 532 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 3 daughter churches combined. Joshua has 47 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful to his sponsor for the support he receives.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church construction to be completed

    – Joshua’s right leg and back to be healed

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Thank you so much for your assistance to me, my family and the church. God bless you very much.


    October 2019

    In October, Missionary Joshua did an outreach in the Village of Nakwakitela (pop. 200). Six people accepted Christ. He is currently discipling a class of 32. 482 people attend the Sunday services on a regular basis. He is planning to do an outreach to the Village of Kareburi in the near future.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church completion

    – Need for chairs for the church

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Thank you so much for your assistance to me, my family and the church. God bless you very much.


    September 2019

    In September, Missionary Joshua did an outreach in the Village of Nabenyo, with a population of 300. At this time no one accepted Christ. He is currently discipling a class of 17. 421 people attend the Sunday services on a regular basis. He is planning on doing an outreach to the village of Kareburi in the near future.

    Prayer Needs

    – Drought to end

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    We thank you so much for being a blessing in our lives in your support of the Gospel in Turkana. Thank you.


    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Joshua did an outreach in the Village of Nabulu-Kook, with a population of 300. 39 people accepted Christ. He is currently discipling a class of 10. 421 people attend the Sunday services on a regular basis. He is planning on doing an outreach to the village of Karebur in the near future.

    Prayer Needs

    – Strength to walk the long distances between villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Thank you so much for your assistance to me, my family and the church. Gold bless you very much.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Joshua reached the village of Nakwakitela, with a population of 200. 16 people accepted Christ. He is currently discipling a class of 14. 218 people attend the Sunday services on a regular basis. He is planning on doing an outreach to the village of Koreburi in the near future.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Joshua reached the village of Akalaliot, with a population of 200. 1 person received Christ. He is currently discipling a class of 12. 212 people attend the Sunday services on a regular basis. He is planning on doing an outreach to the village of Koreburi in the near future.


    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Joshua Lokieny reached the Nabenyo Village (pop. 300), and 40 people got saved. He disciples a class of 9 people. This month, 488 people attended Sunday services. He targets the Koleburi Village. Joshua is grateful for the continued support and prayers.


    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Joshua Lokieny reached the Kainyangalupu village. He discipled 12 people, and 2 people got saved. 480 people attended Sunday services in the church. He requests pray for strength so that he can walk the long distances to reach the other villages. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Strength to walk long distances to reach other villages

     

    Challenges

    – Long distances to travel

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear sponsor,

    Please continue to pray for God to open ways in supporting the ministry. God bless you very much.


    March 2019

    In March, Missionary Joshua Lokieny reached the Kainyangalupu village. He discipled 12 people. 480 people attended Sunday services in the church. He requests prayer for strength to walk the long distances between villages. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Generosity in the local church to support God’s work

     

    Challenges

    – Hunger and lack of water

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear sponsor,

    Please pray for God to open ways in supporting the ministry. May God bless you.


    February 2019

    In February, Missionary Joshua Lokieny shared the gospel to 300 people. He disciples a class of 12 people. 188 people attended church services in his churches this month. He prays for God to sustain the church during the drought. He requests prayers from the sponsors. He appreciates the continued support and prayers..

    Prayer Needs

    – Hunger

    – Church is lacking seats

     

    Challenges

    – Migration of church members

    – Walking long distances to other villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    How is your family and the church? We thank you so much for being a blessing into our lives and for your support of the spread of the Gospel in Turkana. May God continue to bless you for the kind heart. Thank you.


    January 2019

    In January, Missionary Joshua Lokieny reached the Kitale village. He discipled 27 people. 342 people attended Sunday services in the church. He requests for prayers for a quick recovery as he was involved in personal accident with his motorbike. He is grateful for the continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Strength to walk long distances to reach other villages

    – Church is in need of seats

     

    Challenges

    – Migration of church members

    Note To Sponsor

    Thank you for your prayers and support to me. Keep on praying for my family. God bless you. Thank you.


    December 2018

    In December, Missionary Joshua Lokieny reached 300 people at the Nabenyo village and shared the Gospel. 37 people gave their life to Christ. He disciples a class of 15 people. 351 people attended Sunday services in his churches. He prays for the church to get facilities, such as seats. He also askes for prayer for strength as he walks long distances to reach the villages. He appreciates the sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Church seats

    – Joshua to have a quick recovery

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach other villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    How is your family and the church? We thank you so much for being a blessing into our lives in supporting the spread of the Gospel in Turkana. May God continue to bless you for the kind heart. Thank you.


    November 2018

    In November, Missionary Joshua Lokieny reached 200 people at the Nakwasinyen village and shared the Gospel. He disciples a class of 6 people, and he his targeting the Karebur and Kakelai villages. 273 people attended Sunday services in his mother and daughter churches. He prays for peace in Kenya and neighbors. He asks for prayer for strength as we walks the long distances between villages. He appreciates the sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to take control for peace in Turkana

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances between villages

    Note To Sponsor

    I salute you my sponsor in Jesus’ name. Thank you very much for standing with me through prayers and for your monthly financial support. Thank you and God bless.