Joseph Apem Lokasirim

    JOSEPH APEM LOKASIRIM

    Wife: Hellen Achuka Apem

    Kids:

    Magdaline Muya Apem (14 years), Micah Ekuwom Apem (13 years)

    Naomi Awoko Apem (10 years), Catherine Lonyia Apem (5 years)

    Boaz Eleman Apem (3 years)

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Block: Kalobeyei Block

    Village: Nachuchukait

    The village has a total population of 3000 and it is saturated by Alcohol with uncountable drunkards. Their economic activity is the sale of alcohol and some drugs like tobacco and local mandazi (breads). They also sell firewood and charcoal.

    Church Progress:

    They worship in a permanent building with 170 members including 50 women, 30 men, 20 youth, and 50 Sunday school children.

     


    Updates from the field:

    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Joseph shared the Gospel. He is currently discipling a class of 10 people. He praying for the construction of the church building in his area. 158 people attended Sunday services this month. Joseph is grateful for the support.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Joseph shared the Gospel and 6 people came to know Christ. He is currently discipling a class of 10 people. He praying for the construction of the church building in his area. 158 people attended Sunday services this month. Joseph is grateful for the support.


    February 2019

    The month of February saw the average attendance at the church in Nachuchukai at 112. At the village of Nanam the attendance was 70

    Prayer Needs

    – Building a church

     

    Challenges

    – Transportation means to the nearest villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Thanks to Share International for equipping me with the skills and knowledge to share God’s word to the people of Turkana. Thank you.


    January 2019

    Missionary Joseph is the pastor of the church in Nachuchukai where about 174 people meet weekly for services. They added ten new members this month. Five people accepted Christ and six are enrolled in the discipleship classes. Missionary Joseph has two elders who have been trained and help him with evangelism in the area. He also serves the village of Nanam where around 56 people meet weekly for worship. He is planning an outreach to the village of Nalamacha in the future.

    Prayer Needs

    – Building the church

    – Pray for believers to be strong in northern Turkana

     

    Challenges

    – Transportation means to the nearest villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Thank you for your support. May God bless you and your family. Thank you.