Lodeya Ebei Iched

    LODEYA EBEI ICHED

    SHARE Missionary Since: 2021

    Wife: Elizabeth Lodeya

    Children: Shadrack

    Zone: Chokchok

    Villages: Lomopus, Nangomo,
    Lokurumuka, Nakalapayan, Kangatotha,
    Natagilae, Ngimeturana, & Kakuruto

    # of Churches: 8

    Total Members: 1,952

    Lighthouses: 15

    Champions: 15

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 95

    In October, Lodeya Ebei became a SHARE Motivator. He oversees the churches planted by Wilson Ekamais, who is now a part of our staff as the Coordinator of Chokchok Zone. Lodeya gave his life to Christ in 2009 when Wilson preached in his village (Lomopus). Later he started assisting in teaching youth and evangelizing.

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, Thank you so much for your support and prayers for the ministry and for my family. Be blessed.


    Updates from the field:

     

    2022

     

    December

    In December, Motivator Lodeya reported that there are 671 members in the mother church in Lomopus Village. In the daughter churches, there are 288 members in Nangomo Village, 246 in Lokurumuka Village, 189 in Nakalapayan Village, 92 in Kangatotha Village, 110 in Natagilae Village, 234 in Ngimeturama Village, and 122 in Kakuruto Village. There are 15 Champions each leading their own Lighthouse where they are teaching disciples how to make disciples of others.

    November

    In November, Motivator Lodeya held services in 8 churches. About 150 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 795 attended in the 7 daughter churches combined. There are now 16 Lighthouses with 157 disciples attending! Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor.

    October

    In October, Motivator Lodeya held services in 8 churches. About 120 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 795 attended in the 7 daughter churches combined. 15 people accepted Christ when Lodeya shared the Gospel. Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor. He prays for more men to know God and have faith.

    September

    In September, Motivator Lodeya held services in 6 of the churches. About 137 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 461 attended in the 4 of the daughter churches combined. 8 people accepted Christ when the Gospel message was shared this month. Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for the many that are suffering from hunger and migrating due to the drought.

    August

    In August, Motivator Lodeya held services in all 8 churches. About 152 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 825 attended in the 7 daughter churches combined. 16 people accepted Christ when the Gospel message was shared this month and 18 believers were baptized! Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor and asks that you pray with him for the many that are suffering from hunger.

    July

    In July, Motivator Lodeya held services in all 8 churches. About 152 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 840 attended in the 7 daughter churches combined. Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor.

    June

    In June, Motivator Lodeya ministered in the mother church, and about 126 members attended each Sunday in the mother church. 8 people accepted Christ as Savior. There are 16 Champions teaching 162 disciples how to make disciples of others! Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor.

    May

    In May, Motivator Lodeya held services in 6 of his churches. About 147 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 553 attended in 5 of the daughter churches combined. When Lodeya shared the Gospel in Kakuruto Village, 5 people accepted Christ as Savior. Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor. He prays for more Turkana men to come to know God and have faith.

    April

    In April, Motivator Lodeya held services in 5 of his churches. About 125 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 431 attended in 4 of the daughter churches combined. 6 people accepted Christ as Savior, and 18 believers were baptized this month. There are 152 disciples learning how to make disciples of others! Lodeya is grateful for the support from his sponsor.

    March

    In March, Motivator Lodeya ministered to church families. About 132 believers met each week in the mother church and 1,188 believers met in the 7 daughter churches combined. He did an outreach in the daughter church village of Natagilae and 55 people accepted Christ and 37 were baptized! 14 new members were added to the mother church this month and 24 to the daughter churches. He is now overseeing 15 Champions, leading 15 Lighthouses with 152 disciples attending! Lodeya is grateful for the support that he receives asks that you pray with him for much needed rain.

    FEbruary

    In February, Motivator Lodeya ministered to church families. About 143 believers met each week in the mother church and 1,223 believers met in the 7 daughter churches combined. He did an outreach in the daughter church village of Ngimeturana and 10 people accepted Christ! Lodeya is grateful for the support that he receives and for the 10 people that accepted Christ. He asks that you pray with him for the many who are migrating due to the drought.

    January

    In January, Motivator Lodeya held services in all 8 churches. Attendance continues to increase rapidly with about 671 members in the mother church and 1,281 members in the 7 daughter churches combined. Lodeya is in need of more Audio Bibles and DMM bookmarks for the disciples in training.


    2021

    December 

    In December, Motivator Lodeya held services in all 8 churches. About 94 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 965 members attended in the 7 daughter churches combined. There are 15 Lighthouses where 138 disciples are learning how to make disciples of others!