Joseph Ewalan, Monitor

    JOSEPH EWALAN

    SHARE Missionary Since: 2010

    Zone: Nakiria

    Main Village: Lomekui

    # of Churches: 8

    Villages of Daughter Churches:
    Riokomol, Nariamawoi, Lotiirmoe,
    Kangatusio, Kalukoi, Namakat, &
    Namatage

    Total Members: 482

    Lighthouses: 16

    Champions: 16

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 88

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, Thank you for your support. God bless.


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    March

    In March, Monitor Joseph ministered to seven of his churches. About 81 believers met weekly in the mother church in Lomekwi Village each week and 348 believers met in 5 of the daughter churches in Kalokol, Lotiirmoe, Nariamawoi, Loalony, Nangomo and Nayanae Ekalale villages combined. He did an outreach in Loalany, Nariamawoi and Kang’atukurio  villages, and 175 people accepted Christ and 45 people were baptized! Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for the villages that they are planning to reach with the Gospel, (He has 3 more villages that he would like to reach this year), and for rain as many are suffering from the drought.

    February

    In February, Monitor Joseph ministered to six of his churches. About 80 believers met weekly in the mother church in Lomekwi Village each week and 278 believers met in 4 of the daughter churches in Kalokol, Kangatkusio, Lotiirmoe, Nariamawoi and Nayanae Ekalale villages combined. He is planning an outreach in Loalany Village, about 40 kms/24.8 miles away, sometime this year. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for rain as many are suffering from the drought.

    January

    In January, Monitor Joseph continued to minister weekly to his 8 church families. They range in distance of 5 kms/3 miles to 42 kms/26 miles from the mother church. Joseph walks this distance every week. The people in the villages do basketry, fishing and are pastoralists. He and his team have identified 3 villages that they are planning outreaches in for 2022.  He appreciates the prayers and support from his sponsor.


    2021

    December

    In December, Monitor Joseph ministered to his 9 church familes. Approximately 65 believers met each week for services in the mother church and 334 in the 8 daughter churches combined. He is grateful for the support that he receives and praises God that the Turkana tribe are accepting the Gospel and also grateful for the dedication of 9 babies at Nayanae ekalale Village. Joseph asks that you pray with him that his church family remain strong in the faith as they migrate in search of food and water for their livestock and also prayers for the planned screening of The Jesus Film in several villages in 2022.

    November

    In November, Monitor Joseph ministered to his 7church familes. Approximately 103 believers met each week for services in the mother church and 272 in the 6 daughter churches. Joseph asks that you pray with him that his church family remain strong in the faith as they migrate in search of food and water for their livestock.

    September

    In September, Monitor Joseph ministered to his 6 church familes. Approximately 76 believers met each week for services in the mother church and 361 in the 5 daughter churches. He is planning an outreach to Algama Village, about 30 kms/18.6 miles away sometime in the future. Joseph asks that you pray with him that his church family remain strong in the faith as they migrate in search of food and water for their livestock.

    August

    In August, Monitor Joseph ministered to his church family. About 68 members attended each Sunday in the mother church and 296 in 5 of the daughter churches combined. 15 disciples have now shared their faith and led others to Christ this month! 7 new members were added to the daughter churches this momth. Joseph is planning an outreach to Alagama Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) sometime in 2021. He is thankful for the support from his sponsors and is looking forward to a visit with the SHARE Team who will be coming soon.

    July

    In July, Monitor Joseph ministered to his 5 church familes. Approximately 57 believers met each week for services in the mother church and 326 in the 5 daughter churches. He is planning an outreach to Algama Village, about 30 kms/18.6 miles away sometime in the future. Joseph asks that you pray with him that his church family remain strong in the faith as they migrate in search of food and water for their livestock.

    June

    In June, Monitor Joseph ministered to his church family. About 52 members attended each Sunday in the mother church and 326 in 6 of the daughter churches combined.  He did an outreach in Lomeyan Village. Joseph is planning an outreach to Alagama Village (30 kms/18.6 miles away) sometime in 2021. He is thankful for the support from his sponsors and asks that you pray with him for spiritual growth within the church body.

    May

    In May, Monitor Joseph ministered to his church family. About 49 members attended each Sunday in the mother church and 327 in 6 of the daughter churches combined. There are now 8 Champions leading 8 Lighthouses with 44 disciples attending. 20 disciples have now shared their faith and led others to Christ! 24 new members were added to the daughter churches this momth. Joseph is planning an outreach to  Lochampa Village (20 kms/12 miles away) sometime in 2021. He is thankful for the support from his sponsors.


    2020

     

    November

    In November, Monitor Joseph ministered to his church family. About 51 members attended each Sunday in the mother church and 366 in all 11 of the daughter churches combined. There are now 4 Lighthouses with 29 disciples attending. Joseph is planning outreaches to the villages of Kalododo and Lochampa (9 and 16 miles away respectively) in January 2021. He is thankful for the support from his sponsors.

    October 

    In October, Monitor Joseph ministered to his church family. About 60 members attended each Sunday in the mother church and 166 in 5 of the daughter churches combined. Joseph has received and distributed 5 Audio Bibles, 12 hard-copy Bibles, and 10 DMM signage bookmarks. 5 of the disciples have led others to Christ. Joseph held an outreach in the village of Kokiselei and 49 people placed their faith in Christ. Kokiselei Village was a previously unreached village. He is planning outreaches to the villages of Kalododo, Lochampa, Kokiselei and Kangarukia (9, 16, 25, and 30 miles away respectively) in the next year. He is thankful for the support from his sponsors.

    September 

    In September, Monitor Joseph resumed services in the 12 churches. About 304 members attended each Sunday in all of the churches combined. Joseph has received and distributed 5 Audio Bibles, 13 hard-copy Bibles, and 10 DMM signage bookmarks. There are 8 disciples learning how to be disciple-makers.

    February 

    In February, Monitor Joseph shared the Gospel in the Village of Lomekwi. He disciples a class of 5 members. 151 people met for Sunday services in the mother church and the 6 daughter churches combined. He is hoping to do an outreach in Kalokodo Village in the future. Joseph is thankful for the continued financial support and prayers from his sponsor.

    January 

    In January, Joseph became a Monitor of Nakiria Zone! He shared the Gospel in the Village of Nasola. 71 people came to Christ and 21 were baptized. He disciples a class of 5 members. 298 people met for Sunday services in the mother church and the 5 daughter churches combined. He is hoping to do an outreach in the Villages of Kalokodo and Namatage in the future. Joseph is thankful for the continued financial support and prayers from his sponsor.