Ekidor Ewoton Akoroto

    EKIDOR EWOTON AKOROTO

    Wife: Christine Lobongon Ekidor

    Children:

    Priscar Korodi (16)

    Jonathan Ewoton Aroto (15)

    Manasse Akaal Ebulon (13)

    Faith Akamais (12)

    Adopted Children:

    Lokaale Michael (7)

    Michael Lopungurei (2)

    SIMI Class: 2017-18

    Zone: Kachoda

    Village: Lowarengak (pop. 1,500)

    The economic activities of the villagers include fishermen and nomadic pastoralists. The village is known for general worship of witchcraft and gods, but some are Christians and worship the true God as their daily protector.

    Church Progress:

    As a result of evangelization/witnessing by Ekidor Ewoton Akoroto, there are 100 church members and the enrollment is increasing rapidly.

     


    Updates from the field:

    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Ekidor shared the Gospel in the Village of Lowarengak, and 100 people gave their lives to Christ and 75 people were baptized. He is discipling 15 people. An average of 101 people attended Sunday services in the mother and daughter church. He is hoping to visit Piringan Village in the future to do an outreach. He gives thanks to the sponsor for the support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Spiritual support in His service

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    We thank Share International and my sponsor Tom for the great support you give me.

    Thank you so much.


    November 2019

    In November, Missionary Ekidor shared the Gospel in the Village of Lowarengak, and 80 people were baptized. He is discipling 15 people. An average of 93 people attended Sunday services in the mother and daughter church. He is hoping to visit Piringan Village in the future to do an outreach. He gives thanks to the sponsor for the support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Spiritual support in His service

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    We thank Share International and my sponsor Tom for the great support you give me.

    Thank you so much.


    October 2019

    In October, Missionary Ekidor shared the Gospel in the Village of Lowarengak, and 100 people gave their lives to Christ. He is discipling 15 people. An average of 143 people attended Sunday service. He is hoping to visit Piringan Village in the future to do an outreach. He gives thanks to the sponsor for the support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Spiritual support in His service

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    We thank Share International and my sponsor Tom for the great support you give me.

    Thank you so much.


    September 2019

    In September, Missionary Ekidor shared the Gospel in the Village of Nachukui. He is discipling 10 people. An average of 148 people attended Sunday services. He is hoping to visit Piringan Village in the future to do an outreach. He gives thanks to the sponsor for the support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Peace

    – Church construction to be completed

     

    Challenges

    – Long distances between villages

    – Insecurity

    – Traditional beliefs

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    We thank Share International and my sponsor Tom for the great support you give me.

    Thank you so much.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Ekidor  shared the Gospel in the Village of Nachukui with 1500 people. 100 people accepted Christ and 90 were baptized. He is discipling 10 people. An average of 216 people attended Sunday service. He is hoping to visit Pirigan Village in the future to do an outreach. He gives thanks to the sponsor for the support.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Ekidor Akoroto shared the Gospel with 30 people in Nachukui village. He is currently discipling 10 people. An average of 203 people attended Sunday service. He is looking at visiting the Village of Pirigan in the near future. He gives thanks to the sponsor for the support.


    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Ekidor Akoroto reached the Nachukui Village, and 3 people came to Christ. 6 others were baptized. He disciples a class of 8 people. He prays for God’s grace and blessings in the ministry. An average of 203 believers attend Sunday service each week. He targets Pringan village. Jospeh is thankful for the support form his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – That his children would be able to continue their schooling

    – Church construction to be completed

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of support to the needy church members

    – Migration of people in search of food and water for their families and livestock

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    We thank Share International and my sponsor Tom for the great support.

    Thank you so much.


    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Ekidor Akoroto reached the Lowarengak Village (pop. 1600), where 80 people gave their lives to Jesus. He targets the Pringan Village. Ekidor gives thanks to his sponsor for the support.

    Prayer Needs

    – That his children would be able to continue their schooling

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of support to the needy church members

    – Migration of people in search of food and water for their families and livestock

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    Thank you very much for your support and prayers.

    Thank you so much.


    March 2019

    In March, Missionary Ekidor Akoroto reached the Lowoarengak Village (pop. 15,000), and 130 people gave their lives to Jesus. 80 believers were baptized. He disciples a class of 60 people, and 15 of them can freely witness or testify with others. He targets the Pringan Village. Ekidor gives thanks to the sponsor for their support.

    Prayer Needs

    – That his children would be able to continue their schooling

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of support to the needy church members

    – Migration of people in search of food and water for their families and livestock

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    Thank you very much for your support and prayers.

    Thank you so much.


    February 2019

    Missionary Ekidor serves the church in Lowarengak where an average of 62 people worshiped in February. Ekidor reported that 50 people were baptized this month and that four people are attending discipleship classes. He has seven elders that have been trained that are helping him with the work of evangelism. He also serves the village of Nachukui where an average of fifteen people to worship together. He is looking at doing an outreach in the village of Piringan in the near future.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to help Ekidor in His work

    – Construction of the church building to be completed

    – That Ekidor’s children would be able to continue their schooling

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of support to the needy church members

    – Migration of people in search of food and water for their families and livestock

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Friend,

    As a family we thank Share International and my sponsor Tom for the great support you have given me. Thank you so much.