Joseph Napak Ekal

    JOSEPH NAPAK EKAL

    SHARE Missionary Since: 2017

    Zone: Kalemng’orok

    Villages: Kalemng’orok,
    Ekoropus, & Kakongu

    # of Churches: 3

    Total Members: 113

    Lighthouses: 3

    Champions: 3

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 25

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, Thank you for being there for me and my family. 


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    July

    In July, Motivator Joseph ministered in the mother church, and about 91 members attended each Sunday. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He prays that God will restore the peace in his area.

    June

    In June, Motivator Joseph ministered in the mother church, and about 83 members attended each Sunday. There are 3 Champions teaching 25 disciples how to make disciples of others. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He prays for peace.

    May

    In May, Motivator Joseph ministered in the mother church, and about 89 members attended each Sunday. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor and for the rain they received this month.

    April

    In April, Motivator Joseph ministered in the mother church, and about 79 members attended each Sunday. 2 people accepted Christ as Savior. Joseph is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor and for the rain they received this month.

    March

    InMarch, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church family in Kalemngorok Village where 75 believers met weekly for services this month. He is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for the daughter church in Kakongu Village that they would continue to hunger after God and also for the many believers that are migrating due to the drought.

    FEbruary

    In February, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church family in Kalemngorok Village where 72 believers met weekly for services this month. He is grateful for the support that he receives and asks that you pray with him for the daughter church in Kakongu Village and also for the many believers that are migrating due to the drought.

    January

    In January, Motivator Joseph reported that there are 85 members in the mother church in Ekiteles Village, 16 in the daughter church in Kakongu Village, and 12 in the daughter church in Ekoropus Village. In addition to regular services, Joseph does sacraments, baptisms, homestead-to-homestead evangelism, and teaches the DMM methodology.


    2021

    December

    In December, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 79 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 25 attended in the daughter church. He is grateful to God for being with them this past year and for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for the members who are traveling in search of water.

    November

    In November, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 72 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 22 attended in the daughter church. He is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for the members who are traveling in search of water.

    October

    In October, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 75 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 51 attended in the daughter churches combined. He is planning an outreach in Kapitur Junction, about 5 kms/3.1 miles away, in December. He is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor and that the village administrator was able to help the needy in the village. He requests prayers for the members who are traveling in search of water.

    September

    In September, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 68 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 42 attended in the daughter churches combined. He is planning an outreach in Kapitur Junction, about 5 kms/3.1 miles away, sometime soon. He is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for the members who are traveling in search of water.

    August

    In August, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 69 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 15 attended in the daughter church in Kakongu Village Joseph has found a new pastor for the daughter church in Ekorporus Village. He is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He requests prayers for the members who are traveling in search of water. The Lighthouse members in Kakongu Village have left.

    July

    In July, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 73 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village and 58 members in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph is planning an outreach in Kaputir Junction Village (5 kms/3.1 miles away) sometime this year. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him that the believers faith would strengthen and that they would be bold in sharing the Gospel and asks that you pray with him for the members of his congregation as they are migrating in search of water for their livestock.

    June

    In June, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 65 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village and 54 members in the 2 daughter churches combined. Joseph is planning an outreach in Kaputir Junction Village (5 kms/3.1 miles away) sometime this year. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor. He is grateful that the construction of their church building is almost complete and asks that you pray with him for the members of his congregation as they are migrating in search of water for their livestock.

    May

    In May, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 78 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village and 41 members in the 2 daughter churches combined. Two people accepted Christ this month from a disciple boldly sharing what they had learned in the discipleship training in the Lighthouse! Joseph is planning an outreach in Kaputir Village (7 kms/4 miles away) sometime this year. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    April

    In April, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 41 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village. Three people accepted Christ this month from a disciple boldly sharing what they had learned in the discipleship training in the Lighthouse! There are now 30 disciples attending Lighthouses. Joseph is planning an outreach in Kaputir Village (7 kms/4 miles away) sometime this year. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for rain during this season of drought.


    2020

     

    November

    In November, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church families. About 59 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village. One person accepted Christ this month from a disciple boldly sharing what they had learned in the discipleship training in the Lighthouse! Joseph is planning an outreach in Kaputir Village (4 miles away) in 2021. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    October

    In October, Motivator Joseph ministered to his 3 church families. About 50 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village, and 33 attended in the daughter churches in Kangiragae and Apaetuko Villages. One person accepted Christ this month from a disciple boldly sharing what they had learned in the discipleship training in the Lighthouse! Joseph is planning an outreach in Kaputir Village (4 miles away) in the future. He is grateful for the support that he receives from his sponsor.

    September 

    In September, Motivator Joseph resumed services in 2 churches. About 49 members attended services in the mother church in Kalemng’orok Village, and 21 attended in the daughter church in Kangiragae Village. Joseph has started 4 Lighthouses (Disciple-Making Groups) with 25 disciples attending.

    February

    In February, Motivator Joseph ministered to his church family. An average of 73 people attended church services this month. 3 members are currently enrolled in the discipleship class. Joseph is planning an outreach to the Village of Ekoropus in the future. Joseph is grateful for the support and prayers he receives from his sponsor.