Resources on Serving
7 Trends Impacting Foreign Christians in China
The traditional roles of foreign Christians in China are changing. Foreign believers have traditionally served in one of two ways. They have sought to witness for Christ, or they have served the indigenous church directly, primarily in the field of training. Today the maturing of the church, are giving rise to new modes of engagement.
Newsletters as an Adventure?
A Book Review
Laughing, cringing, reminiscing, and learning; reading my way through Love, Amy: An Accidental Memoir told in Newsletters from China was indeed an adventure.
Supporting Children in Cross-Cultural Transition
A reader responds to "Kids in Transition."
3 Questions: Where Bread and Benefit Intersect
Serving hearing-impaired children and adults in Changsha.
Serving a New Generation
The challenge going forward is to rethink what it means to serve in this new era.
Wishing You a Balanced Christmas
Some things are just too good to keep to yourself, and Christmas is at the top of the list for an English teacher in China.
Transitions Large and Small
Transition can point the way to a time of searching that reveals something deeper taking place in one’s life.
When the Pillar Moves: Transition and Providential Grace
Ministry transitions occur for a variety of reasons, but God is faithful and directs the paths of each person and family.
Of Returns and Runways
The author shares the experiences of his family and God’s provisions after leaving China and returning to the United States.
The Church’s Role with Returnees from China
Suggestions are given for practical ways in which churches can help ease the transition of cross-cultural workers returning from China to their home country.
Debriefing before the Final Goodbye
The author provides debriefing questions that can assist in evaluating life in China and aid in healthy transitions.
Opportunities and Challenges When Foreign Workers Leave China
A Chinese author reflects on the positives and negatives that leaders, seminaries, and churches face when cross-cultural workers leave the country.
Kids in Transition
An experienced, cross-cultural worker shares important factors that helped his children make a positive transition from Chinese to US culture.
Transitions Made Easier
From over 20 years of experience living in Asia, Amy Young has written a handbook to assist cross-cultural workers as they make transitions in a godly manner.
Resources to Help You with Transitions
Information about retreats, seminars, debriefings, and books to help both you and your family with transitions.
Whom Do You Thank?
“We’re supposed to say thank you on this holiday?” says a puzzled student. “Whom do you thank, Teacher?” I would love to tell you.