Blog Entries by Steve Schirmer

Steve Schirmer

Steve Schirmer is the founder and president of Silk Road Catalyst ( and a co-host on Missions Talk ( He is an advocate for engaging the least reached on the Silk Road through a presence of legitimacy.

Prior to launching Silk Road Catalyst, Steve spent 13 years serving as a cross-cultural worker among international Chinese students in the States and among university students in Asia, where he lived and studied Mandarin.

Previously, Steve worked in the fraud department at a Fortune 500 company, as well as, in Asset Protection for two major US retailers. He is originally from Texas but now resides in South Carolina.

You can find him on Twitter @SteveSilkRoad

Blog Entries

A Servant Is Not Greater than His Master

Reflecting on the deaths of two Chinese missionaries to Pakistan.

Blog Entries

The Day China Changed Me

It was June 2000. I was on my first trip to China. In fact, it was my first time to leave the United States. My team and I spent six weeks meeting students, sharing the gospel, and helping in other ways.