Philip Locho Nakwawi

    PHILIP LOCHO NAKWAWI

    Wife: Esther Yerkwel Eyapan

    Children:
    Ikal Natapar, Damaris Atomenya,
    Nichodemus Ekalimon,
    Ikal Natapar, Angor Natapar,
    Ekamais Natapar, Esirite Natapar

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Zone: Katapakin

    Main Village: Nanyangakipi (pop. 440)

    # of Churches: 2
    Daughter Church:
    Katoriamug Village

    Total Members: 192

    Lighthouses: 4

    Champions: 3

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 12

    Note to Sponsor:
    Dear Sponsor, thank you for the continued support of missions in Turkana that has enabled me to reach more people with the Gospel.


    Updates from the field:

    2021

    August

    In August, Motivator Philip ministered in both churches. About 125 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 122 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. He is planning an outreach to Loteleng’o Village, about 79 kms/49 miles away, sometime this year. Philip is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for clean water in the villages.

    September

     

    July

    In July, Motivator Philip ministered in both churches. About 125 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 111 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. Philip is grateful for the continued support from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for clean water in the villages.

    June

    In June, Motivator Philip ministered to his congregations. 126 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 112 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. 5 new members were added to the mother church this month. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for rain for this drought stricken region and for clean water.

    May

    In May, Motivator Philip ministered to his congregations. 123 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 106 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. 3 new members were added to the mother church this month. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for rain for this drought stricken region and for clean water.

    April

    In April, Motivator Philip ministered to his congregations. 112 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 109 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. 2 of the disciples in the Lighthouse have led others to Christ this month. 5 new members were added to the mother church this month. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for rain for this drought stricken region.


    2020

    November 

    In November, Motivator Philip ministered to his congregations. 96 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 68 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. 3 of the disciples in the Lighthouse have led others to Christ. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    October 

    In October, Motivator Philip ministered to his congregations. 93 members attended the mother church each Sunday and 112 attended the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    September 

    In September, Motivator Philip began to meet with his home church again after COVID restrictions had been lifted. 77 members attended church each Sunday. He was not able to visit the daughter church in Katoriamug Village but plans to in October. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    March 

    In March, Motivator Philip ministered in his home church, where 74 members attended church each Sunday. 45 members attended services in the daughter church in Katoriamug Village. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    February 

    In February, Motivator Philip continued to minister to the families in the nearby villages. 2 new members joined the church. An average of 102 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kairima in the future.

    January 

    In January, Motivator Philip continued to minister to the families in the nearby villages. 4 new members joined the church. An average of 119 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kairima in the future.


    2019

    December

    In December, Missionary Philip shared the Gospel, and 8 new members joined the church. An average of 126 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He is planning an outreach in the Village of Kairima in the future.

    November 

    In November, Missionary Philip shared the Gospel, and 6 new members joined the church. An average of 116 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Philip is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    October 

    In October, Missionary Philip shared the Gospel with the people in the Village of Nakwapoo, and 12 people accepted Christ as Savior. An average of 123 believers attended Sunday services this month. He prays for the construction of the church to continue and for a water borehole to be drilled. Philip is thankful for the prayers and support he receives from his sponsor.

    September 

    In September, Missionary Philip continued to spend time in his church taking the members through the new discipleship curriculum. An average of 103 believers attended Sunday services this month. He prays for the construction of the church to continue and for a water borehole to be drilled. Philip is thankful for the prayers and support he receives from his sponsor.

    August 

    In August, an average of 99 members attended church each Sunday in both churches combined. Philip targets to reach Kairiema Village in the near future. He is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    July 

    In July, Missionary Philip continued to spend time in his church taking the members through the new discipleship curriculum. An average of 92 believers attended Sunday services this month. He prays for the construction of the church to continue and for a water borehole to be drilled. Philip is thankful for the prayers and support he receives from his sponsors.

    June 

    In June, Missionary Philip spent time in his church taking the members through the new discipleship curriculum. An average of 97 believers attended Sunday services this month. He prays for the construction of the church to continue and for a water borehole to be drilled. Philip is thankful for the prayers and support he receives from his sponsors.

    May 

    In May, the average attendance in the mother church in Nanyengakipi Village was 59. The daughter church in Katoriomog Village had 37 believers attend services.

    April

    In April, the mother church in Nanyangakipi Village gained 3 new members, and had an average attendance of 70 believers each Sunday. This month, Missionary Philip reach the Nawoyapua Village (pop. 250), and 3 people gave their lives to Christ.

    March 

    In March, Missionary Philip had an average of 72 members attend church at the mother church in Nanyangakipi Village. The church gained one new member this month. Philip has 6 evangelists/elders trained to help him with the ministry work.

    February 

    In February, the average attendance for the church in Nanyangakipi was 64. They added 2 new members. The attendance at Katorimongo was 49.

    January 

    Missionary Philip is the pastor of the church at Nanyangakipi, where the average attendance in January was 53. They did an outreach to the village of Kokipetot, and 17 people accepted Christ as Savior. Missionary Philip has six elders that are trained to help him in his work of evangelism. He also serves the village Katorimongo, where the attendance was 40. They are planning on doing an outreach in the village of Kairima in the future.