Calistus Eleyo

    CALISTUS ELEYO

    SHARE Missionary Since: 2021

    Wife: Florence Lotira

    Children: Yuda, Felix,
    Edna, Ezra, Weldon, & Patience

    Zone: Kalobeyei

    Villages: Loreng, Nabragito,
    Achuma, Namokirionok, & Napetan

    # of Churches: 5

    Total Members: 488

    Lighthouses: 14

    Champions: 14

    In October 2021, Calistus became a SHARE Motivator. He oversees the churches planted by Wilson Rokoo Lopunguryei, who is now a part of our staff as the Coordinator of Kalobeyei Zone. Calistus gave his life to Christ in 2002 and joined MERF Bible School in 2008. In 2021 he joined church planting college and graduated by December 2021. He is grateful to serve as a SHARE Motivator.

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, We are delighted and thank you for your continued support.


    Updates from the field:

     

    2022

    December

    In December, Motivator Calistus reported that there are 193 members in the mother church in Loreng Village. In the daughteer churches, there are 60 members in Nabragito Village, 50 in Achuma Village, 120 in Namokirionok Village, and 65 in Napetan Village. There are 14 Champions who are each leading their own Lighthouse where they are teaching disciples how to make disciples of others. Calistus plans to reach 3 more villages in 2023 – Elemu, Namadi, & Nakitogo!

    November

    In November, Motivator Calistus held services in three churches. About 160 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 171 attended in the two daughter churches combined. Seven people accepted Christ when the Gospel message was shared this month. Calistus is grateful for the support from his sponsor and for sustaining them this past month. He asks that you pray with him that they would be able to get a borehole drilled in the area.

    October

    In October, Motivator Calistus held services in three churches. About 162 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 158 attended in the two daughter churches combined. Calistus is grateful for the support from his sponsor. He prays for rainfall.

    September

    In September, Motivator Calistus held services in three churches. About 160 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 148 attended in the two daughter churches combined. Calistus is grateful for the support from his sponsor and for sustaining them this past month. He asks that you pray with him for the church to remain strong spiritually and for safety as he travels from one village to another.

    August

    In August, Motivator Calistus held services in three churches. About 105 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 181 attended in the two daughter churches combined. Calistus is grateful for the support from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for the church to remain strong spiritually and for safety as he travels from one village to another.

    July

    In July, Motivator Calistus held services in both churches. About 111 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 116 attended in the daughter church in Nabrankitio Village. Calistus is grateful for the support from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for the church to remain strong spiritually and for safety as he travels from one village to another.

    June

    In June, Motivator Calistus held services in both churches. About 102 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 131 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. 3 people accepted Christ as Savior. Calistus is grateful for the support from his sponsor.

    May

    In May, Motivator Calistus ministered to his church families. About 91 members met weekly in the mother church and 157 in the two daughter churches combined. Two people accepted Christ when the Gospel message was shared this month. He is still planning the outreach to Namorukirionok Village later in 2022. Calistus is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for much needed rain and for safety.

    April

    In April, Motivator Calistus held services in all 3 churches. About 275 members attended each Sunday in the 3 churches combined. 4 people gave their lives to Christ. He is still planning the outreach to Namorukirionok Village later in 2022. Calistus is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    March

    In March, Motivator Calistus ministered to his church families. About 150 members met weekly in the mother church and 130 in the two daughter churches combined. He did an outreach in the daughter village of Nachuma and two people accepted Christ. He is still planning the outreach to Namorukirionok Village later in 2022. Calistus is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for much needed rain.

    February

    In February, Motivator Calistus ministered to his church families. About 116 members met weekly in the mother church and 119 in the daughter church in Nabrankitio Village. He is still planning the outreach to Namorukirionok Village to happen sometime in 2022. Calistus is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for the believers in his churches to learn to rely on God when they are faced with challenges.

    January

    In January, Motivator Calistus ministered to his church families. Approximately 172 members attend services weekly in the mother church in Loreng Village and 60 in the daughter church in Nabrankitio Village. Calistus walks weekly to each village to minister to the families there. The daughter church is about 10 kms/6.2 miles from the mother church. He is grateful for the support that he receives.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator Calistus ministered in both churches and in Ngikidigos Village, and 11 people accepted Christ as Savior. About 104 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 121 attended in the daughter church.