John Lokol Ereng

    JOHN LOKOL ERENG

    SIMI Class: 2016-2017

    Zone: Chokchok

    Villages: Katapakori & Lowoiegole

    # of Churches: 2

    Total Members: 233

    Lighthouses: 5

    Champions: 5

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 42

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, It’s always my prayers that God may grant you the desires of your heart for the great things you have continued to do for us.


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    July

    In July, Motivator John ministered in both churches. About 110 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 109 attended in the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He prays for rain and that his family and the church members will remain strong in the faith.

    June

    In June, Motivator John ministered in both churches. About 86 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 86 attended in the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He prays for rain and that his family and the church members will remain strong in the faith.

    May

    In May, Motivator John ministered in both churches. About 136 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 79 attended in the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He prays that his family and the church members will remain strong in the faith.

    April

    In April, Motivator John ministered in both churches. About 107 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 103 attended in the daughter church. There are 42 disciples learning how to make disciples of others. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor.

    March

    In March, Motivator John ministered to his church families. About 112 believers met each week in the mother church in Katapakori Village and 73 believers met in the daughter church in Lowoiegole Village. four new members were added to the mother church this month. John is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for the many that are suffering because of the drought.

    February

    In February, Motivator John ministered to his church families. About 109 believers met each week in the mother church in Katapakori Village and 77 believers met in the daughter church in Lowoiegole Village. John is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for the missionaries in Turkana and South Sudan, and also for the many that are suffering because of the drought.

    January

    In January, Motivator John reported that there are 186 members in the mother church in Katapakori Village. In addition to regular church services, John does homestead-to-homestead evangelism and teaches the DMM methodology.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator John ministered to his church families. Approximately 195 believers met weekly for services in the mother church and 147 believers met in the daughter church. John is grateful for a donation of food that came for some of the needy in the community and also for the support that he receives. He asks that you join him in praying for those affected by drought and also for those that are migrating in search of food and water for their livestock.

    NOvember

    In November, Motivator John ministered to church families where approximately 120 believers met weekly in the mother church and 75 in the daughter church. John is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for an end to the drought.

    October

    In October, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 117 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 94 attended in the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for the members of the congregation that are migrating in search of food and water for their livestock and that more souls would be brought to Christ.

    September

    In September, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 107 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 46 attended in the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for the members of the congregation that are migrating in search of food and water for their livestock.

    August

    In August, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 157 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 60 attended in the daughter church. John is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for provision of more Audio Bible for the disciples.

    July

    In July, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 179 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church in Katapakori Village. 95 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoiegole Village. He now has 44 disciples enrolled in Discipleship Classes. John is thankful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and is praying that they can have more Audio Bible soon to give to the new disciples. He also asks that you pray for the vulnerable in the community.

    June

    In June, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 149 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church in Katapakori Village. 84 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoiegole Village. He now has 41 disciples enrolled in Discipleship Classes. John is thankful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and is praying that they can have more Audio Bible soon to give to the new disciples.

    May

    In May, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 189 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church in Katapakori Village. 65 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoiegole Village. 15 people accepted Christ when he shared the Gospel. John is thankful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    April

    In April, Motivator John ministered to his church family. About 149 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church in Katapakori Village. 56 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoiegole Village. He now has 43 members being discipled! John is thankful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for rain for this drought stricken region.


    2020

    November

    In November, Motivator John ministered in his home church in Katapakori Village. About 100 members attended church each Sunday. John is thankful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    October

    In October, Motivator John ministered to his church families and 5 people placed their faith in Christ. About 90 members attended each Sunday in the mother church alone. John has established 3 Lighthouses (Discipleship Groups) with 25 believers learning how to be disciple-makers. He is thankful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    September

    In September, Motivator John resumed services in both churches. About 73 members attended each Sunday in the mother church alone. John has established 3 Lighthouses (Discipleship Groups) with 25 believers learning how to be disciple-makers.

    March

    In March, Motivator John shared the Gospel, and 14 people gave their lives to Christ. An average of 119 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 35 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoi Egole. John has 10 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Moru Edou in the future.

    February

    In February, Motivator John shared the Gospel, and 10 people gave their lives to Christ. An average of 116 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 28 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoi Egole. John has 20 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Moru Edou in the future.

    January 

    In January, Motivator John shared the Gospel, and 10 people gave their lives to Christ. An average of 111 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 26 members attended in the daughter church in Lowoi Egole. John has 20 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Moru Edou in the future.