ChinaSource Blog

I Stand Corrected

A Book Review

ChinaSource Blog by Amy Young

When I read the title in an email, I knew I had to get a copy of I Stand Corrected: How Teaching Western Manners in China Became Its Own Unforgettable Lesson by Eden Collinsworth (2014).

The Chinese Church’s Shifting Battleground

ChinaSource Blog by Brent Fulton

Christians throughout history have seen themselves engaged in a battle that is ultimately spiritual in nature. Forces arrayed against them, political or otherwise, are physical manifestations of this unseen battle, which will ultimately conclude with the return of Christ.

Marriage and the Church in Urban China

ChinaSource Blog by Brent Fulton

For first-generation urban Christians in China, social expectations regarding marriage present difficult dilemmas as they seek to remain faithful to biblical teaching regarding the family.

Call for Photos

ChinaSource Blog by ChinaSource Team

Our upcoming spring edition of the ChinaSource Quarterly deals with cults in China and we are looking for appropriate photos to illustrate this topic.

Random Observations Following a Two-Week Visit to Beijing

ChinaSource Blog by Joann Pittman

Earlier this month I got to spend two weeks back in Beijing, my former “home town.” 

The Many Faces of the Chinese Church

ChinaSource Blog by Mark Totman

The Chinese church is incredibly diverse. 

A Government Mouthpiece Reports on a Missionary Movement

ChinaSource Blog by Joann Pittman

Over the past couple of months, we have published on Chinese Church Voices a number of posts about the growing awareness of the importance and practice of cross-cultural missions by Chinese churches. 

"China Needs Priests"

ChinaSource Blog by Joann Pittman

When Father Ye Yaomin, a Catholic priest, returned to his parish in Foshan, Guangdong province in 1980 following years of persecution, his friends urged him to emigrate.

“China needs priests,” he replied.

Social Media in China (Part 3)

Tips for Using Social Tools to Connect with Chinese Colleagues

ChinaSource Blog by Joab Meyer

From the series Social Media in China

The first two parts of this series outlined the importance social media tools in China and drilled down into what makes the WeChat messaging platform so innovative.  This post will focus on practical tips for using any social tool to drive deeper connections and more effective interactions with your Chinese colleagues.