Samwel Lokiriama Esinyen

    SAMWEL LOKIRIAMA ESINYEN

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Zone: Kachoda

    Villages: Kibish & Lokomarinyang

    # of Churches: 2

    Total Members: 506

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 24

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, Thank you so much for your continued support.


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    May

    In May, Motivator Samwel ministered in the mother church, and about 387 believers attended each Sunday. Samwel is planning several outreaches to unreached villages this year. He is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor.

    April

    In April, Motivator Samwel ministered to his church families. About 320 believers gathered each Sunday for worship and teaching in the mother church. Samwel is planning several outreaches this year. He is grateful for the support that he receives and also for the rain that they have received.

    February

    In February, Motivator Samwel ministered to his church families. About 302 believers gathered each Sunday in February for worship and teaching in the mother church and 250 in the daughter church. 16 people were saved when the Gospel message was shared! Samwel is planning several outreaches this year. He is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for the missionaries in both Turkana and South Sudan.

    January

    In January, Motivator Samwel reported that there are 341 members in the mother church in Kibish Village and 165 members in the daughter church in Lokomarinyang Village. In addition to regular services, Samwel does sacraments, baptisms, homestead-to-homestead evangelism, and teaches the DMM methodology. He plans to reach 4 more villages with the Gospel in 2022.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator Samwel held services in 2 churches. About 332 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 165 attended the daughter church in Lokamarnyang Village. He also shared the Gospel in a village in Ethiopia called Lebere, and 200 people were saved! Samwel is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor and for the continued peace between the two tribes. H is planning outreaches to three villages in 2022.

    November

    In November, Motivator Samwel held services in 2 churches. About 322 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 170 attended the daughter church in Lokamarnyang Village. Samwel is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor and is also grateful for the peace that has happened between a neighboring tribe and the Turkana.

    October

    In October, Motivator Samwel held services in 2 churches. About 302 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 179 attended the daughter church in Lokamarnyang Village. Samwel is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor.

    September

    In September, Motivator Samwel held services in 2 churches. About 302 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 175 attended the daughter church in Lokamarnyang Village. He also shared the Gospel in a village in Ethiopia called Lebere, and 29 people were saved! There are now 24 disciples in the 4 Lighthouses learning how to make disciples of others. Samwel is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor.

    July

    In July, Motivator Samwel ministered in 2 churches. About 270 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 165 attended the daughter church in Lokamarnyang Village. Samwel is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor.

    June

    In June, Motivator Samwel ministered in 2 churches. About 248 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 150 attended the daughter church in Lokamarnyang Village. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    May

    In May, Motivator Samwel ministered to the people in his church family. 255 members attended services in the mother church and 150 attended in one of the daughter churches. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning outreaches to Koyasa, Napak and Lobulonia villages in the future (20 kmns/12 miles, 30 kms/19 miles and 35 kms/22 miles away) sometime this year. He asks that you pray with him for strength for him as he walks from village to village.

    April

    In April, Motivator Samwel ministered to the people in his church family. 248 members attended services in the mother church and 150 attended in one of the daughter churches. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning outreaches to Koyasa, Napak and Lobulonia villages in the future (20 kmns/12 miles, 30 kms/19 miles and 35 kms/22 miles away) sometime this year.


    2020

    November 2020

    In November, Motivator Samwel ministered to the people in his church family. 219 members attended services in the mother church and 160 attended in one of the daughter churches. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning outreaches to Koyasa, Napak and Lobulonia villages in the future (12, 19 and 22 miles away).

    October 2020

    In October, Motivator Samwel ministered to the people in his church family. 402 members attended services in the mother church and 40 attended in one of the daughter churches. Samwel is working at visiting all of his daughter churches after the lifting of some restrictions with COVID-19. grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning outreaches to Koyasa, Napak and Lobulonia villages in the future (12, 19 and 22 miles away).

    March 2020

    In March, Motivator Samwel ministered at the daughter church in Lokamarinyang Village, where 340 members attended services. 315 members attended church services in the mother church in Kibish Village. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning outreaches to 3 different villages in the future.

    February 2020

    In February, Motivator Samwel again shared the Gospel in the Village of Lokamarinyang. 579 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning on doing outreaches in the Villages of Koyasa, Loitanit, and Lobulonia in the future. These villages are between 12 and 16 miles from the mother church.

    January 2020

    In January, Motivator Samwel again shared the Gospel in the Village of Lokamarinyang. 591 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning on doing outreaches in the Villages of Koyasa, Napak, and Lobulonia in the future. These villages are between 12 and 16 miles from the mother church.