Here are a few good posts and resources on helping the people of Nepal:
Deadly Earthquake in Nepal – Samaritan’s Purse
Second Major Quake Shakes Nepal – Samaritan’s Purse
What Nepal Really Needs – Michael Heitland (TGC)
And then, the Pew Research Center released a new study on religious affiliation in America that shows the unaffiliated has risen by almost 7% in only seven years. A few perspectives:
Nominals to Nones: 3 Key Takeaways From Pew’s Religious Landscape Survey – Ed Stetzer (Christianity Today)
Is Christianity Dying? – Russell Moore
Bottom line: Nominal cultural Christianity – those who claim Christianity without any real commitment – seems to be dying. Meanwhile, committed evangelical Christianity is holding steady. Our culture’s move away from Christianity will have serious ramifications for the well-being of our nation. But at the same time, the gospel light will shine brighter in the growing darkness if God’s people will live out their new life in Christ.