Joseph Nakuwa Ekure

    JOSEPH NAKUWA EKURE

    SHARE Missionary Since: 2018

    Wife: Lucy Ebenyo

    Children:
    Beautrice, Jairo, Jason, Veronica

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Zone: Kachoda

    Main Village: Lochor-edome

    # of Churches: 3

    Villages of Daughter Church:
    Natamakaruo, Lomaareng

    Total Members: 165

    Lighthouses: 2

    Champions: 2

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 16

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, Thank you for your marvelous support!


    Updates from the field:

    2022

     

    March

    In March, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 75 believers met each week in the mother church this past month, and 454 met in the two daughter churches combined. He is grateful for the support he receives and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village and also for his son who is ill. He is also planning an outreach to Kachoda Town, about 7 kms/4.3 miles away, sometime in 2022.

    FEbruary

    In February, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 64 believers met each week in the mother church this past month, and 352 met in the two daughter churches combined. He did an outreach in the daughter village of Kaleem and 35 people accepted Christ! He is grateful for the support he receives and asks that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village. He is also planning an outreach to Kachoda Town, about 7 kms/4.3 miles away, sometime in 2022.

    January

    In January, Motivator Joseph reported that there are 67 members in the mother church in Lochor-edome Village, 67 members in the daughter church in Natamakaruo Village, and 31 members in the daughter church in Lomaareng Village. In addition to regular church services, Joseph does baptisms, homestead-to-homestead evangelism, and teaches the DMM methodology.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 60 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 187 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. He is planning an outreach to Kaalem Village, about 16 kms/9.9 miles away in 2022. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for the outreach in Kaalem Village.

    November

    In November, Motivator Joseph ministered to both churches. About 59 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 136 attended in the daughter church. He is planning outreaches to Kaalem Village, about 16 kms/9.9 miles away, sometime in the future. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests that you pray with him for strength as he walks from village to village.

    October

    In October, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 58 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 188 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. He is planning outreaches to Kaalem Village, about 16 kms/9.9 miles away, and Lomaareng Village, about 5 kms/3.1 miles away, sometime in the near future. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray that he would have the strength to walk the long distances between villages.

    September

    In September, Motivator Joseph ministered to both churches. About 57 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 167 attended in the daughter church. He is planning outreaches to Kaalem Village, about 16 kms/9.9 miles away, and Lomaareng Village, about 5 kms/3.1 miles away, sometime in the future. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests that you pray with him for the church to continue to grow in their faith, for strength as he walks from village to village.

    August

    In August, Motivator Joseph ministered to both churches. About 65 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 141 attended in the daughter church. There are now 16 disciples learning how to make disciples of others. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for his son to be healed.

    July

    In July, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 55 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 150 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for his son’s ear to heal, also that he would have the strength to walk the long distances between villages.

    June

    In June, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 64 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 155 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    May

    In May, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 68 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 150 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor. He is also praying for a supply of clean water for his communities. He is planning an outreach to Lomaarang Village, 5 kms/3.1 miles away, sometime this year.


    2020

    November

    In November, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 86 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 131 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor. He is also praying for a supply of clean water for his communities. He is planning an outreach to Lokalale-Akwan, 7 miles away, in the future.

    October 

    In October, Motivator Joseph ministered to both his church families. About 37 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 151 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. Joseph is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor. He is also praying for a supply of clean water for his communities.

    September 

    In September, Motivator Joseph resumed services in both churches. About 80 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nalepiet Village, and 197 attended in the daughter church in Naramakaruo. Joseph has started 2 Lighthouses (Disciple-Making Groups) with 6 disciples attending.

    January 

    In January, Motivator Joseph shared the Gospel with the people in the Village of Kaalem. At this time no one made a decision for Christ. He continued ministering to his church, where an average of 74 members attended service each Sunday. An average of 229 members attended church each Sunday in the daughter church in Natamakaruo Village. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning on continuing his outreach to the Village of Kaalem in the future, it is about 6 km from the mother church.


    2019

    December

    In December, Missionary Joseph ministered to his church, where an average of 62 members attended service each Sunday. An average of 210 members attended church each Sunday in the daughter church in Natamakaruo Village. Joseph has 6 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach to the Village of Kaalem in the future, it is about 6 km from the mother church.

    November 

    In November, Missionary Joseph ministered to his church, where an average of 70 members attended service each Sunday. An average of 207 members attended church each Sunday in the daughter church in Natamakaruo Village. Joseph has 4 students in Discipleship Class. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    October 

    In October, Missionary Joseph ministered to his church family. 4 new members were added this month. He is hoping to plant a church in the Village of Kalem in the future. 279 members attended church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    September 

    In September, Missionary Joseph ministered to his church family. 5 new members were added this month. He is looking to plant a church in the Village of Kalem in the future. 259 members attended church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    August 

    In August, Missionary Joseph ministered to his church family. 4 new members were added this month. He is looking to plant a church in the Village of Kalem in the future. 125 members attended church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    July 

    In July, Missionary Joseph shared the Gospel again with 156 people in the Village of Lockwarengan. He is looking at doing a church plant in the Village of Kalem in the future. 289 members attend church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    June 

    In June, Missionary Joseph shared the Gospel with 196 people in the Village of Lockwarengan. 85 people accepted Christ. He is looking at doing a church plant in the Village of Kalem in the future. 289 members attend church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    May 

    In May, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa targeted the Kalem Village for spreading God’s Word. 174 members attended church services in all the churches. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support he receives.

    April

    In April, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa had 174 members attend church services in all the churches. He prays for his church members to grow spiritually. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    March 

    In March, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa targeted the Kalem Village to spread God’s Word and 69 people were saved. He has a discipleship class of 5 people.

    February 

    Missionary Joseph is the pastor at the church in Nalepiet, where the average church attendance was 54 people this month. He currently has nine people enrolled in discipleship classes and has three elders trained to help him with evangelism and outreach. He also serves the village of Natamakaruo, where about 26 people meet for church. He is looking to do an outreach in the village of Kaalem in the near future.

    January

    In January, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa targeted the Kalem Village for spreading God’s Word. 174 members attended church services this month. He prays for his church members to grow spiritually. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.