Samwel Lokiriama Esinyen

    SAMWEL LOKIRIAMA ESINYEN

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Zone: Kachoda

    Main Village: Kibish

    # of Churches: 3

    Total Members: 266

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 23


    Updates from the field:

    2021

    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.


    2019

    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Samwel again shared the Gospel in the Village of Lokamarinyang. 601 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.

    November 2019

    In November, Missionary Samwel shared the Gospel in the Village of Lokamarinyang. 600 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    October 2019

    In October, Missionary Samwel shared the Gospel in the Village of Lokamarinyang. He is planning outreaches in the villages of Koyasa, Napak, and Lobulonia in the future. An average of 728 people attended Sunday services this month. Samwel is thankful for the support and prayers that he receives from his sponsor.

    September 2019

    In September, Missionary Samwel shared the Gospel in the Village of Lokamarinyang. He is planning outreaches in the villages of Koyasa, Napak, and Lobulonia in the future. An average of 526 people attended Sunday services this month. Samwel is thankful for the support and prayers that he receives from his sponsor.

    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Samwel ministered in Lokamarinyang Village. 250 adults and 220 children attend church there regularly. 256 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. Samwel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Samwel shared the Gospel with 354 people in the Village of Lokamarinyang. He prays for cultural belief differences, insecurity, and peace. He is planning to plant church in the villages of Koyasa and Lobulonia in the future. An average of 835 people attended Sunday services this month. Samwel is thankful for the support and prayers that he receives.

    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Samwel shared the Gospel with 250 people in the Village of Lokamarinyang. He is praying for cultural belief differences, insecurity, and peace. He is looking at planting a church in the villages of Koyasa and Lobulonia. 725 people attended Sunday services this month. Samwel is thankful for the prayers and support.

    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Samwel had an average of 360 believers attend church each Sunday in the mother church. In the daughter church in Lokamarinyang Village, 220 adults and 110 children attended services.

    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Samwel had an average of 234 believers attend church each week in the mother church. He targets to reach the villages of Koyasa, Loitanit, and Lobulono.

    March 2019

    In March, Missionary Samwel ministered in the Lokamarinyang and Napak villages, and 20 people gave their lives to Christ. An average of 334 believers attend church each Sunday in the mother church. Samwel has 3 evangelists/elders who help him with his work in the ministry.

    February 2019

    In February, Missionary Samwel had an average attendance of 140 in the church at Kibish. They did an outreach to the village of Lokamarinyan, where 150 people came to Christ. Twenty people are enrolled in the discipleship class. They planted a church in the village of Napak. He also serves the villages of Koyasa, Napak, Lobulonia, and Natodomeri where combined attendance for the month was 186.

    January 2019

    Missionary Samwel is the pastor of the church in Kibish Village, with an average attendance of 63. They added 20 new members this month. They did an outreach to the village of Lokamarinyang, where 20 people were saved and 20 are enrolled in discipleship classes.