Joseph Apem Lokasirim

    JOSEPH APEM LOKASIRIM

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Wife: Hellen Achuka Apem

    Children: Magdaline, Micah,
    Naomi, Catherine, & Boaz

    Zone: Kalobeyei

    Villages: Nachukait,
    Nanam, &  Nalamacha

    # of Churches: 3

    Total Members: 351

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 4

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 30


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    March

    In March, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 206 believers met weekly for services in the mother church in Nachukait Village and 143 in the two daughter churches in Nanam and Nalamacha combined. One people accepted Christ when the Gospel was shared this month in the daughter village of Nanam. Two new members were added to the mother church this month and 4 were added to the daughter church.  Joseph in planning an outreach to Lokudule Village, about 25 kms/15.5 miles away, sometime in 2022. He is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for those that are ill and suffering due to lack of rain, and that he would have the strength to walk from village to village.

    FEbruary

    In February, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 167 believers met weekly for services in the mother church in Nachukait Village and 125 in the two daughter churches in Nanam and Nalamacha combined. Two people accepted Christ when the Gospel was shared this month. Joseph in planning an outreach to Lokudule Village, about 25 kms/15.5 miles away, sometime in 2022. He is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him that they would impact more lives, and that he would have the strength to walk from village to village.

    January

    In January, Missionary Joseph continued to minister to his church families. 266 members attended Sunday services this month in the mother church and 85 in the two daughter churches combined. The daughter church in Nanam Village is 25 kms/15.5 miles away and he hires a motor bike to transport him as he meets weekly with each group. The church in Nalamachia Village is about half that distance from the mother church. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Lokudule in the future. Joseph is grateful for Share International.


    2021

    November

    In November, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 142 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 115 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Two people accepted Christ when the Gospel was shared in the villages that he ministers to. Joseph is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in December. He is thankful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village, for the believers to stay strong in their faith and for rain for the drought-stricken region.

    October

    In October, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 183 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 120 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in December. He is thankful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and for those who are sharing in the work of the Lord. He asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village, for the believers to stay strong in their faith and for rain for the drought-stricken region.

    September

    In September, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 181 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 165 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Three people accepted Christ when the Gospel was shared in the villages that he ministers to. Joseph is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in the future. He is thankful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village, for the believers to stay strong in their faith and for rain for the drought stricken region.

    August

    In August, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 187 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 125 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Three people accepted Christ when the Gospel was shared in the villages that he ministers to. Joseph is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in the future. He is thankful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.

    July

    In July, Motivator Joseph ministered to his 3 church families. Approximately 195 believers met weekly in the mother church and 145 met in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph is planning an outreach in Lokudule Village, about 30 kms/18.6 miles away, sometime in the future. He asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village and for rain for this area. He is grateful to SHARE International for their support.

    June

    In June, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 193 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 115 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined.  He is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in the future. Joseph is thankful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.

    May

    In May, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 273 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 135 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. He now has 3 Champions leading 3 Lighthouses and discipling 30 members! He is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in the future. Joseph is thankful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.

    April

    In April, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 264 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 140 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. He is planning an outreach in Lokodule Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) in the future. Joseph is thankful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.


    2020

    November

    In November, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 175 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 140 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. He is planning an outreach in Nikwatek Village (15.5 miles away) in the future. Joseph is thankful for the support that he receives.

    October 

    In October, Monitor Joseph ministered to all 3 churches. About 162 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 140 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph has established 3 Lighthouses (Discipleship Groups) with 30 disciples attending. He has distributed 3 Audio Bibles this month and 1 DMM Bookmark. He is planning an outreach in Lokudule Village (15.5 miles away) in the future. He is praying for the people that continue to migrate in search of food and water for their herds and families.

    September 

    In September, Monitor Joseph resumed services in all 3 churches. About 160 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nachukait Village, and 115 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph has established 3 Lighthouses (Discipleship Groups) with 30 disciples attending.

    March 

    In March, Monitor Joseph ministered in his home village, where 193 members attended church each Sunday. About 185 members attended Sunday services in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph is grateful for the prayers and support he receives from Share International.

    February 

    In February, Monitor Joseph continued to minister to his church family. 336 members attended Sunday services this month in both the mother churches and the 2 daughter churches in Nanam and Nalanacha. He is praying that the construction of the daughter church in Nalamacha will progress. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Lokudule in the future. Joseph is grateful for Share International.

    January 

    In January, Joseph became a Monitor of Kalobeyei Zone! He continued to minister to his church family. 350 members attended Sunday services this month in both the mother churches and the 2 daughter churches in Nanam and Nalanacha. He is praying that the construction of the daughter church in Nalamacha will progress. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Lokudule in the future. Joseph is grateful for Share International.