Thomas Lokora Esinyen

    THOMAS LOKORA ESINYEN

    Zone: Kalobeyei

    Villages: Lopusiki & Lomilimil

    # of Churches: 2

    Total Members: 221

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 37

     


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    March

    In March, Motivator Thomas ministered in both churches. About 75 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 120 attended in the daughter church. He plans to reach another village with the Gospel sometime this year.

    February

    In February, Motivator Thomas ministered in both churches. About 83 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Lopusiki Village, and 79 attended in the daughter church in Lomimil Village. Thomas is grateful to SHARE International for their continued support. He also asks for prayer for strength as he walks from village to village and for the believers who are migrating because of the drought.

    January

    In January, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church families on a weekly basis. The villagers collect firewood, make charcoal or raise livestock for their livelihood. He has one outreach planned for 2022 so far. He continues to do homestead-to-homestead evangelism in the villages where he has churches established. Thomas is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator Thomas ministered in both churches! About 96 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Lopusiki Village, and 95 attended in the new daughter church in Lomimil Village. Thomas is grateful to God for the good health that they have had this past year and to SHARE International for their continued support. He also asks for prayer for strength as he walks from village to village and for the believers who are migrating because of the drought.

    October

    In October, Motivator Thomas ministered in both churches! About 102 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Lopusiki Village, and 80 attended in the new daughter church in Lomimil Village.

    September

    In September, a church was planted in Lomimil Village with attendance of 98 members! About 94 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Lopusiki Village. Thomas still plans to reach Namoni Village with the Gospel soon.

    August

    In August, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church family. About 112 members attended each Sunday. He is planning an outreach to Namoni Village, about 10 kms/6.2 miles away, sometime in the future. Thomas is grateful for the support that he recieves from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for peace for the area. He also asks for prayers for strength to walk from village to village.

    July

    In July, Motivator Thomas ministered to the people in his home village of Lopusiki where 99 believers met weekly for services. 4 new members were added this month. Thomas asks that you join with him in praying for rain and food during this season of drought and famine.

    June

    In June, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church family. About 96 members attended each Sunday, and 1 new member joined.

    May

    In May, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church family. 131 believers attended services this month. he did an outreach in Lomilmil Village (about 20 kms/12.4 miles away) and 34 people accepted Christ. He is planning an outreach in Namoni Village (10 kms/6.2 miles away) in July. He is thankful for the support and prayers from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.

    April

    In April, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church family. 102 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in Lomilmil Village (about 20 kms/12.4 miles away) in July 2021. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.


    2020

    November 

    In November, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church family. He prays for God’s provision for the church construction and for the people who are migrating due to lack of water. 96 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in Lomilmil Village and Namoni Village (about 10 miles away) in 2021. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International.

    October 

    In October, Motivator Thomas ministered to his church family and also shared the Gospel with the villagers in Logangaa Village where 5 people accepted Christ. He prays for God’s provision for the church construction and for the people who are migrating due to lack of water. 97 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in Lomilmil Village (about 10 miles away) in November. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International.

    September

    In September, Motivator Thomas was able to minister to his church family as a whole again with the COVID restriction having been lifted. He prays for God’s provision for the church construction. 74 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in the Village of Namoni (about 10.5 miles away) in the future. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International.

    March 

    In March, Motivator Thomas continued to minister to his church family. He prays for God’s provision for the church construction. 105 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in the Villages of Namon and Lomilmil in the future. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International.

    February 

    In February, Motivator Thomas continued to minister to his church family. He prays for God’s provision for the church construction. 108 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in the Villages of Namon and Lomilmil in the future. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International.

    January 

    In January, Motivator Thomas continued to minister to his church family. He prays for God’s provision for the church construction. 104 believers attended services this month. Thomas is planning an outreach in the Villages of Namon and Lomilmil in the future. He is thankful for the support and prayers from Share International.