Silas Ekai Ekomwa

    SILAS EKAI EKOMWA

    SIMI Class: 2016-1017

    Zone: Lorugum

    Village: Urum

    Village: Urum

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    Church Progress:

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    Updates from the field:

    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Silas taught 12 students in Discipleship Class. An average of 30 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 40 members attended in the daughter church in Nakwapua Village. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Peace

     

    Challenges

    – Cultural beliefs

    – Illiteracy

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. Let our Almighty Father bless you abundantly for the monthly support you give to us. Thank you.


    November 2019

    In November, Missionary Silas taught 16 students in Discipleship Class, all of whom can freely testify to nonbelievers courageously. An average of 51 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 86 members attended in the daughter church in Nakwapua Village. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Peace

     

    Challenges

    – Cultural beliefs

    – Illiteracy

    – Most people are pastoralists

    – Worshipping under trees

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. Let our Almighty Father bless you abundantly for the monthly support you give to us. Thank you.


    October 2019

    In October, Missionary Silas shared the Gospel in the Village of Atogot. Eight people gave their lives to Christ. 150 believers attended the services this month. 12 new members were added to the daughter church this month. Silas is planning to do outreaches in the Villages of Komio, Namoru Arengan, Natitiat, and Nakalale in the future. He appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Cultural beliefs

    – Illiteracy

    – Most people are pastoralists

    – Worshipping under trees

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Sponsor,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. Let our Almighty Father bless you abundantly for the monthly support you give to us. Thank you.


    September 2019

    In September, Missionary Silas shared the Gospel in the Village of Nakalale. Three people gave their lives to Christ. He faces the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. 66 believers attended the services this month. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Cultural beliefs

    – Illiteracy

    – Most people are pastoralists

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more and more for your kind support and prayers unto us. Be blessed. Thank you.


    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Silas discipled 14 students who can now freely testify to nonbelievers courageously. An average of 59 members attended church each Sunday in the mother church, and 84 members attended in the daughter church. Silas is grateful for the support he receives from his sponsor.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Illiteracy

    – Most people are pastoralists

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more for your kind support and prayers unto us. May God see you through all your ways. Thank you.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Silas Ekomwa shared the Gospel in the Village of Nakalale where 110 people live. Eight people gave their lives to Christ. He faces the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. 158 believers attended the services in the mother and daughter churches this month. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Silas Ekomwa shared the Gospel in the Village of Nadung’a where 48 people live. Four people gave their lives to Christ. He faces the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. 153 believers attended the services in the mother and daughter churches this month. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.


    May 2019

    In May, Missionary Silas Ekomwa faced the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. This month, 90 believers attended the services in all the churches. Silas appreciates his sponsor for their continued support and prayer.


    April 2019

    In April, Missionary Silas Ekomwa prays for the church construction. He faces the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. 62 believers attended the services in the mother and daughter churches. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Drought

    – Illiteracy

    – Most people are pastoralists

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more for your kind support and prayers unto us. May God see you through all your ways. Thank you.


    March 2019

    In March, Missionary Silas Ekomwa discipled 8 people. He prays for the church construction. He faces the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. 125 believers attended the services in the mother and daughter churches. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

     

    Challenges

    – Drought

    – Illiteracy

    – Most people are pastoralists

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more for your kind support and prayers unto us. May God see you through all your ways. Thank you.


    February 2019

    In February, Missionary Silas Ekomwa reached the Akabaat village, where 66 people attended church services. He needs support of the church construction. The big challenge he faces is migration of church members due to famine. He’s thankful for the full support of the church sponsors.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Illiteracy

    – Worshipping under a tree

    – Most people are pastoralists

    – Hunger

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more for your kind support and prayers unto us. May God see you through all your ways. Thank you.


    January 2019

    In January, Missionary Silas Ekomwa discipled 9 people. He prays for the church construction. He faces the challenge of members migrating in search of pasture and water for their animals. 108 believers attended services in the mother and daughter churches in that month. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayer.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Illiteracy

    – Worshipping under a tree

    – Most people are pastoralists

    – Hunger

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more for your kind support and prayers unto us. May God see you through all your ways. Thank you.


    December 2018

    In December, Missionary Silas Ekomwa reached the Nakabaat village and fellowshipped with 23 people. He discipled 1 person. He prays for the church construction and for transportation. He faces the challenges of illiteracy and lacking a place for worship. Silas targets to reach the Komio, Nawotom, Nakalale and Namoruarengan villages. This month 140 believers congregated for services in the mother and daughter churches. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Illiteracy

    – Worshipping under a tree

    – Most people are pastoralists

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    Receive greetings from my family and I. I would like to thank you more for your kind support and prayers unto us. May God see you through all your ways. Thank you.


    November 2018

    In November, Missionary Silas Ekomwa discipled 15 people in the Urum village. 8 people gave their lives to Christ. He prays for the church construction and establishment of an Adult Literacy class. This month, 176 believers congregated for services in the mother and daughter churches. Silas appreciates his sponsors for their continued support and prayers.

    Prayer Needs

    – Construction of a permanent church

    – Opening of Adult Literacy classes in the area

     

    Challenges

    – Nomadism is affecting attendance

    – Illiteracy

    – Walking long distances to reach other villages

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear Paul and Patricia Grasso,

    I greet you in Jesus’ name. God bless and care for you this month and upcoming holiday month of December. I appreciate you and am very much grateful for the monthly support you offer to my family and the ministry in Christ. Thank you.