Paul Lochakan Edapal

    PAUL LOCHAKAN EDAPAL

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Wife: Dorcas Arukudi

    Children:
    Nicodemus, Dalmus, Deborah, Titus,
    Miriam, Lydia, Simon, Evans,
    Basil, Sefania, & Evans

    Zone: Kalobeyei

    Main Village: Nadwat

    # of Churches: 2

    Village of Daughter Church:
    Kaemongor

    Total Members: 218

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 24


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    March

    In March, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 500 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 181 attended in the daughter church. Paul plans to reach Lotete (16 kms/10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (19 kms/12 miles away) villages with the Gospel in 2022. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought, for strength as he walks from village to village and for the STORM Teams that are coming this summer and spreading the Good News of Jesus to unreached villages. He is also grateful for SHARE International for the support that he receives.

    February

    In February, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 349 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 167 attended in the daughter church. Paul plans to reach Lotete (16 kms/10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (19 kms/12 miles away) villages with the Gospel in 2022. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought, for strength as he walks from village to village and for more evangelists to aid in spreading the Good News of Jesus to unreached villages. He is also grateful for SHARE International for the support that he receives.

    January

    In January, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 158 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 60 attended in the daughter church, which is 12 kms/7.5  miles away. He is planning an outreach sometime this year. He walks to most of his villages, if they are too far away he hires a motorbike to take him there.  Paul is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 345 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 156 attended in the daughter church. He also did an outreach in Naperebei Village. He is planning outreaches in Koyarangorok and Lotete Village, about 18 kms/11 miles away, sometime this year. Paul is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.

    November

    In November, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 283 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 79 attended in the daughter church. He held a baptism service this month and 43 believers were baptized! Paul plans to reach Lotete (16 kms/10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (19 kms/12 miles away) villages with the Gospel in 2022. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought and for strength as he walks from village to village. He is also grateful for SHARE Internation for the support that he receives.

    October

    In October, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 341 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 78 attended in the daughter church. He also did an outreach in Naperebei Village. He is planning outreaches in Koyarangorok and Lotete Village, about 18 kms/11 miles away, sometime this year. Paul is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for healing for the many people who were stricken with malaria.

    September

    In September, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 272 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 45 attended in the daughter church. He also did an outreach in Nakwakitela Village. He prays that more souls will be saved. Paul is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International.

    June

    In June, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 236 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 48 attended in the daughter church. He did an outreach to Nakwakitela Village and 2 people accepted Christ. Paul plans to reach Lotete (16 kms/10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (19 kms/12 miles away) villages with the Gospel by August. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought and for strength as he walks from village to village. He is also grateful for SHARE Internation for the support that he receives.

    May

    In May, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 267 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 43 attended in the daughter church. He did an outreach to Naperebei Village and 5 people accepted Christ. Paul plans to reach Lotete (16 kms/10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (19 kms/12 miles away) villages with the Gospel by August. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought and for strength as he walks from village to village. He is also grateful for SHARE Internation for the support that he receives.

    April

    In April, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 242 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 35 attended in the daughter church. He did an outreach to Naperebei Village and 2 people accepted Christ. Paul plans to reach Lotete (16 kms/10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (19 kms/12 miles away) villages with the Gospel by August. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought and for strength as he walks from village to village. He is also grateful for SHARE Internation for the support that he receives.


    2020

    November 2020

    In November, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 105 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 30 attended in the daughter church. Paul plans to reach Lotete (10.5 miles away) and Kayarangorok (12 miles away) villages with the Gospel in the next couple of months. He asks that you join him in prayer for water during this season of drought. He is also grateful for the support that he receives.

    October 2020

    In October, Motivator Paul ministered in both churches. About 154 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 38 attended in the daughter church. Paul plans to reach Lotete Village with the Gospel in November.

    September 2020

    In September, Motivator Paul ministered in Kayarangorok Village, and 1 person accepted Christ. 93 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 38 attended in the daughter church. Paul has established 5 Lighthouses with 50 disciples attending. At least 7 of the disciples had led others to a saving faith!

    March 2020

    In March, Motivator Paul continued to share the Gospel with the people of his home Village, Naduat. 341 members attended Sunday church services this month. Three new members were added this month. He has 12 students attending Discipleship Class regularly. He is looking to do outreaches in the villages of Lotete and Kayarangorok in the hopes of planting churches there. Paul is grateful to Share International for making it possible for him to be a missionary and do God’s work.

    January 2020

    In January, Motivator Paul continued to share the Gospel with the people of Naduat. 297 members attended Sunday church services this month. He has 15 students attending Discipleship Class regularly. He is looking to do outreaches in the villages of Lotete and Kayarangorok in the hopes of planting churches there. Paul is grateful to Share International for making it possible for him to be a missionary and do God’s work.