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Mission: Nepal 2014
Mission: Nepal 2014

The Word

“Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few.”
– Matthew 7:13-14 (ESV)

Expedition

Mission: Nepal 2014

PRAY: For workers to bring in the harvest in a country that is 97 percent unreached, according to the Joshua Project. Nepal is 81 percent Hindu and 9 percent Buddhist, according to its 2011 national census. Christians account for only 1.4 percent of the nation’s 30 million people, the census claimed.

GIVE: To the ongoing work being done in the Himalayas, including support of indigenous missionaries, the building of churches, distribution of Bibles, and assistance for orphans. Send donations to Climbing For Christ, c/o Mission: Nepal, P.O. Box 16290, Rochester, NY 14616-0290 USA. Or CLICK HERE to give online via PayPal.

GO: We have two short-term expeditions scheduled – March 22-April 6 and Sept. 6-21.

  • The March team will return to Humla in the country's Far West to continue the work of Mission: Nepal 2012 and Mission: Nepal 2013. Estimated cost: US$3,900 (depending on airfare to Kathmandu, Nepal).
  • In September, a team of trekkers will go to Makalu for outreach among the Sherpa people and another team will work in the SARA (Savior Alone Reaches Asians) ministry orphanage outside of Kathmandu. Estímated cost: US$4,500 for trekkers and $2,900 for the orphan team (all rates depending on airfare to Kathmandu, Nepal).
  • Email info@ClimbingForChrist.org to request a mission application.

HIStory

A letter to Climbing For Christ Dear family: Greetings in Jesus' name! There are so many things to praise God about. He is so good to us and He has brought many blessings through Climbing For Christ (C4C). I can proudly say that all that has  happened and is happening in Nepal is no...
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Nepal Dossier 2014.pdf
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Latest News

Megh Bdr. Gurung

Megh on Mission: Nepal 2013 in front of a church in Nepal’s Mid-West that he and Climbing For Christ helped build. Nationality: Nepalese. Occupation: Worker to expand the Kingdom of God and guide leading trekking teams all over Nepal and Tibet. Missions with C4C: Nepal 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 (although Climbing For Christ was introduced to Megh in 2008). How long have you climbed? Ten years. Type of climbing you do: Trekking. Helping Climbing For Christ when teams are in Nepal and doing the follow-up for those who are saved through C4C. Highlight of climbing career:... Read more »

Project 1:27 Nepal

Sponsor a Nepali child  There are about 50 children cared for by Nepali partner ministry SARA outside of Kathmandu. We support SARA and these children through Project 1:27, which is based on James 1:27 (“Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.”). You can sponsor an orphan for US$50 a month. This will provide food, medicine, and clothing. But even more, it will show the love of Christ to a child and answer His command to “look after or... Read more »

Gary Fallesen

Nationality: American of Danish descent. Occupation: Missionary. Missions with C4C: Dominican Republic 2005; Haiti 2006, 2007 (twice), 2008, 2009 (twice), 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013; Indonesia 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2017; Kilimanjaro 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016; Malawi 2014 and 2016; Mexico 2005; Morocco 2013, 2015 and 2017; Nepal 2011, 2012 (twice), 2013, 2014 (twice), 2015 (twice) and 2016 (twice); Nigeria 2011; Peru 2011 and 2014; Philippines 2008, 2010 and 2016; “Possible” 2008, 2009 and 2010; Turkey 2010, 2013, 2014 and 2015. How long have you cli... Read more »

Matthew Fisher

Matthew, left, sharing about Jesus during a medical mission to Haiti in 2013. Nationality: Canadian. Occupation: Physician. Missions with C4C: Nepal 2014, 2015 and 2016. How long have you climbed? 15 years. Type of climbing you do: Mostly hiking and exploring in the mountains. Highlight of climbing career: Climbing Victoria Peak and Crowsnest Mountain with my then-fiancé Brandy. How long have you been a Christian? Most of my life; since I was a child. Type of ministry you are blessed to serve in: Church youth group ministry and medical mission trips in Haiti. Favorite Scripture vers... Read more »

Tej Bahadur Rokka

Pastor Tej in front of the church in Kathmandu, built miraculously in a short time so they could worship in it for Christmas 2013. Nationality: Nepali. Occupation: Pastor, full-time climbing Gospel minister. Missions with C4C: Nepal 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. How long have you climbed? Seven years. Type of climbing you do: Mountain climbing. Highlight of climbing career: Making soft climbs of hills and mountains in remote areas where there is no transportation. I love to climb for Christ because I do it not for adventure, but for removing the mountain of sins from the liv... Read more »

Mission Moments: NEPAL

‘One Lord, one faith, one baptism’ By Gary Fallesen Climbing For Christ “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in[a] the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit” (Matthew 28:19). Brother Megh traveled from Kathmandu to the Mid-western district of Rolpa to visit the church there and in a neighboring district. “Now these days,” Megh reported, “there are approximately 110 (worshiping) in the Korchabang church and at the Dharmashala (church) it is going on well in fellowship.” Climbing For Christ was... Read more »

Mission Moments: NEPAL

Happy birthday, Jesus! Orphans go climbing for CHRIST(mas) in Malawi Thirty-nine children from the Climbing For Christ-supported SARA Ministries’ orphanages outside of Kathmandu celebrated CHRISTmas together with gifts, a meal, music and a birthday cake for Jesus. “It was a great blessing for our children as they smiled during the celebration,” said Pastor Tej, a C4C member and the founder of SARA (Savior Alone Redeems Asians). “Children received winter clothes as well as gifts. They praise God for loving them and they are thankful for their sponsors.”... Read more »

Mission: Nepal 2014 (Sept.) Trip Report

God opens the way and the doors to Makalu By Gary Fallesen Founding President, Climbing For Christ Megh Gurung was fresh off his first Evangelic Expedition with Climbing For Christ in 2012 when he felt like visiting a Buddhist monastery in his native Nepal. He knocked on the monastery door three times. No answer. In frustration he threw himself on the ground. Lying on his back, hands outstretched overhead, he searched the heavens and cried out to God: “Why?” God’s answer was five points: 1.    Open the way; 2.    Open the door; ... Read more »

DISPATCHES: Nepal 2014 (Sept.)

By Gary Fallesen Founding President, Climbing For Christ Monday, Sept. 22 We returned safely to family and homes, marking an end to this particular Evangelic Expedition. The mission to and in Nepal goes on. Sunday, Sept. 21 Time for Dave and me to fly. An evening flight out of Kathmandu to Doha, Qatar, and then overseas to Philadelphia and finally back to Rochester, NY, on Monday morning. About 23 hours of scheduled flying. Before leaving, however, Megh and I began planning for Mission: Nepal 2015, which will occur in March and mark our return to Humla in the Far West. We identifie... Read more »

Mission: Nepal 2014 (Sept.) Prayer

Click on the Mission: Nepal 2014 (Makalu) Prayer Points below and join us in lifting this Evangelic Expedition. Pray on! Read more »