Samuel Ekai Lopwarini Echoto

    SAMUEL EKAI LOPWARINI ECHOTO

    Zone: Kachoda

    Main Village: Nabuan

    # of Churches: 2

    Total Members: 83

    Lighthouses: 2

    Champions: 2

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 9

    Note to Sponsor:
    Thank you for the great support you have provided to us. God bless.


    Updates from the field:

    2021

    August

    In August, Motivator Samuel ministered in 2 churches. About 55 members attended each Sunday in the mother church in Nabuan Village, and 121 attended in the daughter church in Nachotoi Village. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray with him for the ministry to continue to grow and for his children to do well in school.

    July

    In July, Motivator Samuel held services in 4 churches, and 21 people were saved! About 55 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 56 attended in 3 daughter churches combined. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor. He asks that you pray for his children who are studying computers.

    June

    In June, Motivator Samuel ministered in both churches. About 50 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 21 attended in the daughter church. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    May

    In May, Motivator Samuel ministered to his church families, and about 40 members attended each Sunday and 20 in the daughter church. He also did an outreach to Kabarait Village, but at this time no one made a decision to follow Christ. 7 of the disciples this month have shared their faith with others and led them to Christ. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives.

    April

    In April, Motivator Samuel ministered to his church families, and about 44 members attended each Sunday and 23 in the daughter church. He also did an outreach to Kabarait Village, but at this time no one made a decision to follow Christ. 6 of the disciples this month have shared their faith with others and led them to Christ. He is planning an outreach to Lockwarengan Village (8kms/5 miles away) sometime this year.  Samuel is grateful for the support he receives.


    2020

    November 2020

    In November, Motivator Samuel ministered in the mother church, and about 32 members attended each Sunday. Attendance is low due to the pandemic. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives.

    October 2020

    In Octber, Motivator Samuel  shared the Gospel to the 40 believers in his home village. 190 members attended church services in the daughter church. Five new Lighthouses were added this month. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    September 2020

    In September, Motivator Samuel was able again to share the Gospel to the 68 believers as a whole group in his home village (Nachotoi Village). 190 members attended church services in the daughter church in Loporukou Village. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    January 2020

    In January, Motivator Samuel shared the Gospel in his home village (Nachotoi Village), where an average of 93 believers attended church each Sunday. 194 members attended church services in the daughter church in Loporukou Village. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.


    2019

    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Samuel shared the Gospel, and 24 believers were baptized. An average of 80 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church. 187 members attended church services in the daughter church. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    November 2019

    In November, an average of 92 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 191 members attended in the daughter church. Missionary Samuel currently has 6 students in Discipleship Class, 4 of whom can freely testify to non believers courageously. He also has 3 evangelists trained to help him in the ministry. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    October 2019

    In October, Missionary Samuel ministered to his home churches, where 255 people attended the church services. He is currently discipling 3 people. Samuel is thankful to the sponsors for their support and prayer.

    September 2019

    In September, Missionary Samuel Ekai ministered to his home churches, where 275 people attended the church services. Samuel is thankful to the sponsors for their support and prayer.

    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Samuel taught 6 students in Discipleship Class. An average of 61 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 136 members attended in the daughter church. Samuel is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Samuel Ekai reached the Katongun Village, where 230 people attended the church services. Samuel is thankful to the sponsors for their support and prayer.

    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Samuel Ekai reached the Katongun Village, where 148 people attended the church services, and 10 people got saved. Samuel is thankful to the sponsors for their support and prayer.

    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Samuel Ekai reached the Kabarait Village, where 389 people attended the church services, and 2 people got saved. He is thankful to the sponsors for their support and prayer.

    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Samuel Ekai reached the Nachotoi Village, where 314 people attended the church services. He prays for the church construction and a motorbike. He is thankful to the sponsors for their support and prayers.

    March 2019

    In March, Samuel had an average of 65 people attend the church services, with 5 new members. He disciples a class of 4 people.

    February 2019

    Missionary Echoto ministers to the church in Kachoda. On average, he has 79 people attending services in Kachoda. They added three new members this month and have 6 people attending discipleship classes.