Mission Statement

We are a trusted source engaging the Christian community with the critical knowledge needed to collaborate with and serve the Chinese church and society.


The body of Christ is united in proclaiming the reign of God through holistic ministry in China.

Core Values

We value the unity of the international community, recognizing the unique gifts and roles of each part as all work together toward the accomplishment of united purposes in and through China.

We value ongoing learning, believing that an informed understanding of China and of the experience of the Chinese people, both historical and contemporary, is critical to effective service.

We value wise stewardship of gifts and resources, whose strategic deployment results in multiplied effectiveness.

We value indigenous leadership, seeking to support its development with local distinctives as well as a sense of its place in the larger body.

We value holistic service, lived out through relationship, word and deed.

We value transformed lives, families, and communities.

We value openness, honesty and impartiality in all relationships, research, and communication.