Nepal Earthquake—One Year Later

Nepal, a country of diverse culture and dramatic geography from tropical savannas to the snow-covered Himalayas, draws adventurers from around the world. On April 25, 2015 this land of tourism became a destination for disaster relief. A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Nepal, killing more than 8,000 people in four nations and leaving nearly 18,000 injured. Two weeks later, on May 12, a 7.3 … [Read more...]

Stories from Nepal Earthquake Survivors

Two earthquakes and hundreds of aftershocks have devastated Nepal since April 25. Millions have been affected, and over 8,500 people lost their lives. Gospel for Asia Compassion Services teams have been on the ground from the start, bringing relief supplies and hope to dozens of needy communities. Meet Drashtaa, Bhukima, Kaanan, and Tarana. Their stories give us a glimpse into what thousands … [Read more...]

Urgent: Deadly Earthquake in Nepal

In a matter of seconds, the lives of thousands of people were shaken when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Nepal on Saturday. More than 4,000 deaths have been reported in Nepal and surrounding nations—and the number continues to climb. The people of Nepal still live in fear of aftershocks that will bring more destruction and death. Right now, Gospel for Asia missionaries and … [Read more...]