Michael Silale, Coordinator

    MICHAEL SILALE

    Zone: Katapakin

    Main Village: Natadei

    # of Churches: 9

    Total Members: 

    Lighthouses: 5

    Champions: 5

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 20

     


    Updates from the field:

    January 2020

    In January, Michael became the Coordinator of Katapakin Zone! He continued ministering to the people in his area. 191 believers attended church services in the mother church and 732 in the 8 daughter churches. Michael is thankful to his sponsors for their support.

    Prayer Needs

    – That the Lord would provide the funds to construct a permanent church building

     

    Challenges

    – Building of churches that are under trees

    Note To Sponsor

    Greetings to my sponsor and his family. I am doing well in the Lord’s service. I thank my sponsor for their continued prayers and financial support.


    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Michael shared the Gospel in the Villages of Nakakerekerei and Napeded, and 25 people accepted Christ. 1,770 believers attended church services in the mother church and the 8 daughter churches combined. He is discipling a class of 48 members. Michael is thankful to his sponsors for their support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Pray for the church to have more Christians who know Christ

    – Many new souls to come to Christ

    – Financial breakthrough for the cost of church construction of the daughter churches

     

    Challenges

    – Worshiping under a tree

    – Scarcity of water

    – Nomadism is affecting the consistency in church attendance

    Note To Sponsor

    My family and the church of Natadel is very much grateful for the monthly financial and prayer support you offer to us. God bless you.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Michael shared the Gospel in the Village of Natadei, where 147 believers attended church services. He continues to pray that they will have a permanent church building. Michael is thankful to his sponsors for their support.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to provide the funds to construct a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Worshiping under a tree

    Note To Sponsor

    Much greetings to my sponsor and his family. I am doing well in the Lord’s service. I thank my sponsor for the continued prayers and support.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Michael shared the Gospel with 143 believers in the Village of Natadei. He prays that one day they will have a permanent church structure. Michael is thankful to his sponsors for their support.


    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Michael Silale reached the Natadei Village, where 147 believers attended the church services. Michael is thankful to his sponsor for the support.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to provide the funds to construct a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Worshiping under a tree

    Note To Sponsor

    Much greetings to my sponsor and his family. I am doing well in the Lord’s service. I thank my sponsor for the continued prayers and support.


    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Michael gained 6 new members in the church. An average of 107 believers attend church service each Sunday.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to provide the funds to construct a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Worshiping under a tree

    Note To Sponsor

    Much greetings to my sponsor and his family. I am doing well in the Lord’s service. I thank my sponsor for the continued prayers and support.


    March 2019

    In March, Missionary Michael Silale reached the Natadei Village, where 18 people got saved. He has a discipleship class of 15 members. 120 believers attended the church services this month. He planted a church at the Nakakerekerei Village. He prays for borehole in the area. A big challenge they face is hunger. Michael is thankful to sponsors for their support.


    February 2019

    Church services have been going well, and attendance is increasing. In February, the average attendance in Natadei was 156. They did an outreach to the villages of Nakakerekerei and Napeded, where 25 people accepted Christ, and 48 are enrolled in discipleship classes. A church was also planted in these villages. Attendance has increased in the other villages as well. There are 1,019 attending in the six villages mentioned in January’s report. With the village of Nangorchoto having the largest attendance.

    Prayer Needs

    – Members of the churches to grow in their faith

    – Wisdom as Michael searches for a new area to start a church

    – Finances to construct churches in the nine villages where churches have been started

     

    Challenges

    – Scarcity of water

    – Migration of people in search of water and food for their families and livestock

    – Worshiping under a tree

    Note To Sponsor

    I praise God for how far He has brought my family and I. My family is doing well as we hope you are as well. God bless you so much this year. Thank you for your support of God’s work here in Turkana.


    January 2019

    Missionary Michael Silale is the pastor in the village of Natadei. In January, the average attendance was 124. They had three new people added to the church this month. He also serves the villages of Loreamatet, Kang’ichock, Nangorchoto, Nakaleso, Lowoyangolea, and Loberta. The attendance at these six villages combined is 360 people.

    Prayer Needs

    – Pray for the church family to grow in their faith

    – Wisdom for Michael in searching for an unreached area for a new church plant

    – Strength to walk long distances to other villages

     

    Challenges

    – Drought and scarcity of water

    – People migrating to find food and water for their families and livestock

    Note To Sponsor

    How are you doing? My family is doing well. Thank you for the gifts you sent to me. God bless you.