Nepal Flooding Presents Gospel Opportunities
by Katey Hearth
Mission Network News
May YOU protect and keep the people of Nepal. May YOU lift them above the waters. May Bardia and all of its neighboring districts begin to dry. May You bring your lovingkindness to the people affected by these woes. In the name of our Lord Jesus we pray.
“'Most of the believers from two of our churches lost their shelters, household items, cattle, and food grains,” says a ministry leader supported by Christian Aid Mission, your link to indigenous missions, in Bardia. Bardia is one of the four districts most-affected by Nepal’s flooding.
"The leader reports that he has “never, in the past 52 years,” seen this kind of flooding in Bardia. “All of the sudden, the Orai River changed its course, and within a few minutes entire villages were washed away without any time for the people to react.”
"Before the rains began, the majority of the flood victims lived in extreme poverty. They now have nothing..."