Joseph Nakuwa Ekure

    JOSEPH NAKUWA EKURE

    Wife: Lucy Ebenyo

    Kids:

    Beautrice Akura (10)

    Jairo Ewesit (5)

    Jason Ekomwa (7 months)

    Adopted Kids:

    Veronica Epur (5 – Kindergarten)

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Block: Kachoda Block

    Village: Nalepiet

    Population: 3600. Their economic activities are nomadism, pastoralism, and farming; while some are doing small scale business. The village is known for general worship of idols under the control of demonic spirits in which the witchdoctors are the mediums. Some common idols of worship in the area are the stars, moon, and charms. The villagers believe them as the source of life and protection.

    Church Progress:

    As a result of evangelizing and witnessing by missionary Joseph Nakuwa Ekure, the church members and enrollment are increasing rapidly. 37 adults have given their lives to Christ. The number of born again youth is 42, Sunday School children is 68, and they worship God regularly.

     


    Updates from the field:

    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Joseph ministered to his church family. 4 new members were added this month. He is looking at doing a church plant in the Village of Kalem in the future. 125 members attend church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of transportation method

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponor,

    I am thankful for the kind support and prayers we do receive from you. Be blessed.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Joseph shared the Gospel again with 156 people in the Village of Lockwarengan. He is looking at doing a church plant in the Village of Kalem in the future. 289 members attend church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Joseph shared the Gospel with 196 people in the Village of Lockwarengan. 85 people accepted Christ. He is looking at doing a church plant in the Village of Kalem in the future. 289 members attend church services in all the churches this month. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.


    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa targeted the Kalem Village for spreading God’s Word. 174 members attended church services in all the churches. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support he receives.


    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa had 174 members attend church services in all the churches. He prays for his church members to grow spiritually. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.

    Prayer Needs

    – Need for an Adult Literacy Class

    – Church to be constructed at Kalem

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of transportation method

    – Lower attendance due to drought

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    Thank you very much for the great support for the work of God to reach the unreached people with the Gospel of Christ. God bless you.


    March 2019

    In March, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa targeted the Kalem Village to spread God’s Word and 69 people were saved. He has a discipleship class of 5 people.

    Prayer Needs

    – Need for an Adult Literacy Class

    – Church to be constructed at Kalem

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of transportation method

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    Thank you very much for the great support for the work of God to reach the unreached people with the Gospel of Christ. God bless you.


    February 2019

    Missionary Joseph is the pastor at the church in Nalepiet, where the average church attendance was 54 people this month. He currently has nine people enrolled in discipleship classes and has three elders trained to help him with evangelism and outreach. He also serves the village of Natamakaruo, where about 26 people meet for church. He is looking to do an outreach in the village of Kaalem in the near future.

    Prayer Needs

    – The work of the Lord to go ahead with courage and courageous people

     

    Challenges

    – Long distances

    – Lack of support to the needy church members

    – Lack of local transportation to get to another village when there are meetings

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

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    Thank you so much for the kind heart you have by supporting my family and I. God bless.


    January 2019

    In January, Missionary Joseph Nakuwa targeted the Kalem Village for spreading God’s Word. 174 members attended church services this month. He prays for his church members to grow spiritually. Joseph is grateful for the continued prayers and support.