“My intention is to bring people to be part of the new life I am enjoying.” Awar Otho Odol has served as a lay evangelist for years, bringing the Good News of salvation through Jesus Christ to many women in various villages in the Gambella People’s Region. She is also involved in leading worship in her church and as well as leading a spiritual enrichment program. Awar has a shepherd’s heart and she wants to learn more so that she may “gain knowledge and skills” to better reach out to her people. She is married to Obang Omod and has two handsome sons, Omod Obang Omod (14) and Ojulu Obang Omod (11). She has a teaching Diploma in English and, in addition to her service in the church, has served as a teacher in a local primary school.