Silas Ekai Ekomwa, Monitor

    SILAS EKAI EKOMWA

    SIMI Class: 2016-1017

    Zone: Lorugum

    Villages: Urum, Nakwapua,
    Natelo, Lokiriama,
    Kakore, & Lochor-Engikalio

    # of Churches: 6

    Total Members: +700

    Lighthouses: 7

    Champions: 7

    Disciples in Lighthouses: 49

     


    Updates from the field:

    2022

    September

    In September, Monitor Silas ministered in 3 of his churches. About 140 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, 75 attended in the daughter church in Lochor-akingol Village, and 65 attended in the daughter church in Lochor-alomala. Silas also shared the Gospel in Lomokori Village, and 4 people accepted Christ as Savior.

    August

    In August, Monitor Silas ministered in 3 of his churches. About 146 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, 79 attended in the daughter church in Lochor-akingol Village, and 61 attended in the daughter church in Lochor-alomala. Silas also shared the Gospel in Kakiyok Village again, and 12 people accepted Christ as Savior.

    July

    In July, Monitor Silas ministered in 2 of his churches. About 241 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 67 attended in the daughter church in Lochor-akingol Village. Silas also shared the Gospel in Kakiyook Village, and 4 people accepted Christ as Savior.

    June

    In June, Monitor Silas held services in 5 churches. About 224 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 235 attended in 4 of the daughter churches combined. Silas also shared the Gospel in Nakuja-ekalale Village, and 34 people accepted Christ as Savior!

    May

    In May, Monitor Silas held services in 4 of his churches. About 215 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 313 attended in 3 of the daughter churches combined. Silas also shared the Gospel in Kakiyok Village, and 6 people accepted Christ as Savior.

    April

    In April, Monitor Silas held services in 4 of his churches, and 15 people were saved when the Gospel message was shared in Kakore Village, where one of the daughter churches are located! Approximately 130 believers met for worship in the mother church and 309 in 3 of the daughter churches combined. Silas plans to reach another village in August. He asks that you pray with him for funds to complete their church building projects and for those that are migrating.

    March

    In March, Monitor Silas held services in 3 of his churches, and 16 people were saved! There are 49 disciples learning how to make disciples of others. Silas plans to reach another village in August.

    February

    In February, Monitor Silas held services in all 6 of his churches. He also ministered in Lochor-Alomala Village, and 8 people were saved! About 197 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 544 attended in the 5 daughter churches combined. 21 new members were added to the daughter churches this month! Silas is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for peace within their borders, and also safety and for those affected by the drought.

    January

    In January, Monitor Silas continued to minister to all of his churches. He ministers to the daughter churches on a monthly basis doing homestead-to-homestead evangelism and discipleship training. He has two outreaches planned for this coming year. About 181 members attended each Sunday in the mother church. Silas is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray for safety for him and for those affected by the drought.


    2021

    December

    In December, Monitor Silas held services in all 3 of his churches. He also ministered in Lochor-alomala Village, and 8 people were saved. About 145 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 202 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Silas is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray for safety for him and for those affected by the drought.

    November

    In November, Monitor Silas held services in all 3 of his churches. He also ministered in Lochor-angikalalio Village, and 23 people were saved! About 55 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 179 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. Silas is grateful for the support that he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for peace within their borders, and also safety and for those affected by the drought.

    October

    In October, Monitor Silas held services in all 3 of his churches. He also ministered in Lomokori Village, and 12 people were saved. About 59 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 207 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined.

    September

    In September, Monitor Silas held services in all 3 of his churches. About 67 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 179 attended in the 2 daughter churches combined. There are 43 disciples in the 6 Lighthouses learning how to make disciples of others.

    August

    In August, Monitor Silas ministered to all 3 of his church families. Approximately 69 believers met each Sunday in the mother church in Urum Village and 179 met in the daughter churches in Nakwapua and Natelo Villages combined. There are now 43 disciples attending Lighthouses. He also did an outreach in Moroling’a Village and 10 people accepted Christ as Savior.  Simon is planning an outreach to Nacharakan Village, about 18 kms/11.1 miles away, in November. He asks that you pray with him for water and rain for this drought stricken region as many of the people in the villages are migrating in search of water and food for their livestock.

    July

    In July, Monitor Silas ministered to all 3 of his church families. Approximately 78 believers met each Sunday in the mother church in Urum Village and 221 met in the daughter churches in Nakwapua and Natelo Villages combined. He now has 6 Champions leading 6 Lighthouses. He also did an outreach in Komio Village and 12 people accepted Christ as Savior.  Simon is planning an outreach to Nacharakan Village, about 18 kms/11.1 miles away, in November. He asks that you pray with him for water and rain for this drought stricken region as many of the people in the villages are migrating in search of water and food for their livestock.

    June

    In June, Monitor Silas held services in 2 churches. About 53 members attended each Sunday in the mother church, and 104 attended in the daughter church in Nakwapua Village. He did an outreach in Kaekoroeakwan Village and 6 people gave their lives to Christ.

    May

    In May, Monitor Silas ministered to the people in his church families, where 101 members attended services in the mother church and 224 members attended services in the two daughter church. 16 new members were added to the daughter churches this month and 12 to the mother church. He did an outreach in Kalokamussio Village and 10 people gave their lives to Christ. He is planning an outreach to Nacharakan Village (16 kms/ 10 miles away) sometime in 2021. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from SHARE International and asks that you pray with him for rain for this drought stricken region. This is causing the community members to migrate in search of food and water for their livestock.

    April

    In April, Monitor Silas ministered to the people in his church families, where 65 members attended services in the mother church and 151 members attended services in the two daughter church. He did an outreach in Ngalemtogoi Village and 4 people gave their lives to Christ. There are now 43 disciples enrolled in Lighthouses and 7 of them have shared their faith with others and led them to Christ this month. He is planning an outreach to Nacharakan Village (16 kms/ 10 miles away) sometime in 2021. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from Share International and asks that you pray with him for rain for this drought stricken region. This is causing the community members to migrate in search of food and water for their livestock.


    2020

     

    November

    In November, Monitor Silas ministered to the people in his home church, where 62 members attended services. 101 members attended services in the two daughter church. He did an outreach in Nakulan Village and 6 people gave their lives to Christ. He is planning an outreach to Kaichom Village (16 miles away) in February 2021. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from Share International.

    October 

    In October, Monitor Silas ministered to the people in his home church, where 114 members attended services. 94 members attended services in the two daughter church. Three new members were added to the mother church and one to the daughter churches. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from Share International.

    September 

    In September, Monitor Silas was able to return to ministering to the people in his home church, where 48 members attended services. 80 members attended services in the daughter church.

    March 

    In March, Monitor Silas continued to minister to the people in his home church, where 59 members attended services. 87 members attended services in the daughter church.

    February 

    In February, Monitor Silas continued to minister to the people in his area where 51 members attended church each Sunday. 87 members attended services in the daughter church. 6 new members were added to the daughter church.

    January 

    In January, Silas became a Monitor of Lorugum Zone! He shared the Gospel in his home village, where 37 members attended church each Sunday. 121 members attended services in the 2 daughter churches combined.