Sammy Ekhamais Lukosi

    SAMMY EKHAMAIS LUKOSI

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Zone: Nayada

    Main Village: Lapur

    # of Churches: 1

    Total Members: 63

    Lighthouses: 1

    Champions: 2

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 8

    Church Progress:

    As a result of witnessing by missionary Sammy, he has a church of 38 members, 17 youth, and 17 Sunday School children who worship under a huge tree.

     


    Updates from the field:

    October 2020

    In October, Motivator Sammy ministered to the people in Lopur Village. An average of 63 people attend worship services on Sunday. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kasiepus (4 miles away) by the end of November. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages


    September 2020

    In September, Motivator Sammy was able to share the Gospel with the people at Lopur Village as a group again. He has 10 people attending Lighthouse Groups. An average of 63 people attend worship services on Sunday. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kasiepus (4 miles away) by the end of November. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

    – In need of materials for teaching

     

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages


    March 2020

    In March, Motivator Sammy continued to share the Gospel with the people at Lopur Village. He has 12 people attending Discipleship Classes. An average of 59 people attend worship services on Sunday. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to intervene to help us fight the Corona Pandemic

     

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages

    – Illiteracy of church members

    – Worshiping under a tree


    February 2020

    In February, Motivator Sammy continued to share the Gospel with the people at Lopur Village. He discipled 12 people. An average of 76 people attend worship services on Sunday. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Adopted children to be able to continue their education

    – Traditions

     

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages

    – Illiteracy of church members

    – Worshiping under a tree


    January 2020

    In January, Motivator Sammy continued to share the Gospel with the people at Lopur Village. He discipled 12 people. An average of 74 people attend worship services on Sunday. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Adopted children to be able to continue their education

     

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages

    – Illiteracy of church members

    – Worshiping under a tree


    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Sammy shared the Gospel with the people at Lopur Village. He discipled 12 people. He is looking to plant a church in the Village of Kasielpus. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

    – People to leave their cultural beliefs and worship God

    – Adopted children to be able to continue their education

    – To start the process of building a place for us to worship in

     

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages

    – Illiteracy of church members

    – Lack of water in the area

    – Worshiping under a tree


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Sammy again shared the Gospel with 74 people at Nayenaekingol Village. He discipled 14 people. He is looking to plant a church in the Village of Kasielpus. He prays for strength so that he can walk the long distances between the villages. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.


    June 2019

    In June Missionary Sammy shared the Gosepel with 74 people at the Village of Nayenaekingol. He is currently discipling 12 people. He is looking at planting a church in the Village of Kasielpus in the near future. He prays for strength to walk the long distances between the villages. Sammy is grateful for prayers and support.


    February 2019

    In February the average attendance at services in Lopur was 58. They added 8 new members.

    Prayer Needs

    – People to leave their cultural beliefs and worship God

    – Adopted children to be able to continue their education

    – To start the process of building a place for us to worship in

     

    Challenges

    – Walking on foot long distances to visit villages

    – Illiteracy of church members

    – Lack of water in the area

    – Worshiping under a tree


    January 2019

    Missionary Sammy is the pastor at the church in Lopur where the average attendance in the month of January was 75. They saw two new members added this month. They did an outreach to the village of Nayenaekigol. There are now 12 members enrolled in the discipleship class there. Missionary Sammy has six elders that have been trained to help him in the work of evangelism to the area villages.