Blog Entries by Christie Reenders

Christie Reenders

Christie Reenders (林 瑞 琼) is the adopted daughter of Chinese immigrant parents in America. She and her family spent several years in Tianjin where she was involved in serving disabled orphans as well as being immersed in Chinese life.




Blog Entries

Not Enough Hands

My love for China started in 1973 when I was adopted by Chinese immigrants in America. My heart for adoption sent me to China in 2007 to welcome my adopted Chinese daughter into my family. These two elements of who I am brought me and my family to live, breathe, and become a part of China’s heartbeat in Tianjin five years ago.