Michael Meyen Meriyo

    MICHAEL MEYEN MERIYO

    Wife: Selina Nangem

    Children:
    Eunice Longol Meyen, Jennifer Arukudi Meyen,
    Sarah Awar Meyen, Jamilla Esinyen Meyen,
    Susan Meriyo Meyen,Purity Apur, Samwel Echarait

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Main Village: Kaloboi

    Zone: Nayada

    # of Churches: 2

    Total Members: 251

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 28

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsors, thank you for your very generous support. My family and the church want to send a warm thanks and appreciation, and we hope you know how much you are valued. Be blessed.


    Updates from the field:

    2021

    August

    In August, Motivator Michael ministered to both churches, and 1 person was saved. About 68 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 360 attended in the daughter church. Michael is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for those who are migrating in search of water.

    July

    In July, Motivator Michael ministered to his church families. An average of 112 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 152 in the daughter church. He is planning outreaches to Natol and Nadunga Villages (35 kms/21.7 miles away) sometime this year. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. Please join him in praying a teacher to teach the adults and children in the church, for clean drinking water for this region and also the for believers who are needing to migrate to find food and water for their livestock.

    June

    In June, Motivator Michael ministered to his church families. An average of 89 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 234 in the daughter church. 15 new members were added to the daughter church this month. He is planning outreaches to Natol and Nadunga Villages (35 kms/21.7 miles away) sometime this year. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. Please join him in praying a teacher to teach the adults and children in the church and for clean drinking water for this region.

    May

    In May, Motivator Michael ministered to his church families. An average of 81 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 193 in the daughter church. 20 people accepted Christ when the Gospel message was shared and they joined the mother church this month. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. Please join him in praying for clean drinking water for this region.

    April

    In April, Motivator Michael ministered to his church families. An average of 44 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 116 in the daughter church. 21 new members were added to the daughter church this month. He did an outreach in Nadunga Village and 15 people made a decision for follow Christ. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. Please join him in praying for rain in this drought stricken region.


    2020

    November 

    In November, Motivator Michael ministered to his home village. An average of 74 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 177 in the daughter church. 20 new members were added to the daughter church this month. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. Please join him in prayer as this is the season where the villagers begin to migrate in search of water for their livestock.

    October 

    In October, Motivator Michael ministered to his home village. An average of 83 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 117 in the daughter church. 20 new members were added to the daughter church this month. He did an outreach to Nangeletieng, and 30 people gave their lives to Christ and 30 baptized. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    September

    In September, Motivator Michael was able to once again minister to his home village in a large group setting as the COVID restrictions were lifted. An average of 101 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church and 96 in the daughter church. 5 new Lighthouse Groups were added this month. He did an outreach to Abil-Asinyok, and 10 people gave their lives to Christ and 30 baptized. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    March 

    In March, Motivator Michael continued to minister to his home village. He disciples a class of 70 students. An average of 128 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    February 

    In February, Motivator Michael continued to minister to his home village and 5 people gave their lives to Christ. He disciples a class of 70 students. An average of 98 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Lokopu in the future.

    January 

    In January, Motivator Michael shared the Word of God again in Natwel Village, and 20 people gave their lives to Christ. He disciples a class of 10 students. An average of 189 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Nakabaran in the future.


    2019

    December 

    In December, Missionary Michael shared the Word of God in Natwel Village, and 10 people gave their lives to Christ. He disciples a class of 7 students. An average of 102 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    November 

    In November, Missionary Michael shared the Word of God in Natwer Village, and 9 people gave their lives to Christ. He disciples a class of 4 students, all of whom can freely testify to nonbelievers courageously. An average of 108 members attend church each Sunday in the mother church, and 117 members attend in the daughter church in Kaloboi Village. Michael is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    October 

    In October, Missionary Michael again shared the Word of God with the people of Kaloboi Village, and 6 people came to Christ. 10 people are attending the discipleship class. 118 people attended Sunday services. Michael is grateful for prayers and support.

    September

    In September, Missionary Michael again shared the Word of God with the people of Kaloboi Village, and 20 people came to Christ. 20 people are attending the discipleship class. 108 people attended Sunday service. He is hoping to plant a church in the Village of Nakabaran in the near future. Michael is grateful for prayers and support.

    August 

    In August, Missionary Michael again shared the Word of God with the people of Kaloboi Village, and 5 people came to Christ. 10 people are attending the discipleship class. 114 people attended Sunday services. He is hoping to plant a church in the Village of Nakabaran in the near future. Michael is grateful for prayers and support.

    July 

    In July, Missionary Michael shared the Word of God with the people of Kaloboi village and 5 people came to Christ. 274 people attend Sunday service. He is hoping to plant a church in the Village of Nakabaran in the near future. Michael is grateful for prayers and support.

    June 

    In June, Missionary Michael shared the Word of God with the people of Lopeisajait and 2 people came to Christ. 344 people attend Sunday service. He is looking at planting a church in the Village of Nakabaran in the future. Michael is grateful for prayers and support.

    May 

    In May, Missionary Michael Meriyo ministered in the Lopeisajait Village, and 10 people gave their lives to Christ. He baptized 5 believers. He disciples a class of 10 members. This month, an average of 116 believers attended service each Sunday. He targets the Nakabaran Village for future church planting. Michael is grateful for the prayers and support from his sponsors.

    April 

    In April, Missionary Michael Meriyo ministered in the Lopeisajait Village. He currently teaches a discipleship class of 10 members. An average of 116 believers attend church service each Sunday. He targets the Nakabaran Village for future church planting. Michael is grateful for prayers and support from his sponsors.

    March 

    In March, Missionary Michael Meriyo reached the Lopeisajait Village with the word of God, and 10 people came to Christ. He baptized 22 believers. He teaches a class of 10 disciples. He prays for a water borehole in his area. He targets the Nakabaran Village for future church planting. Michael is grateful for the prayers and support he receives.

    February

    Missionary Michael is the pastor at the church in Lopeisajait, where the average attendance in February was 43. They added five new members this month. They did an outreach to the villages of Kaloboi and Kabila Asonyok, where 10 people gave their lives to Christ and 27 were baptized. There are 10 people enrolled in the discipleship classes. Missionary Michael has 2 elders who have been trained to help him with evangelism to the area.