Tag: Christians in China

Blog Entries

Free Webinar: Where Are the Churches in China? And Why?

In this lecture, Professor Yang will present the geographical distribution of Catholic and Protestant churches in China, discuss several characteristics, and trace some of the historical and social patterns of church development.

Webinars

Chinese Christianity in the Modern Era

Making Sense of the Present in Light of the Past

In this webinar, Dr. Easten Law provided a historical overview of the different threads running through Chinese Christianity’s modern development, including themes of folk religiosity and healing, ethical living, familial belonging, and national salvation. What can these historical themes tell us about the church’s role amidst China’s current inward, nationalistic turn and how should we orient ourselves in response?

Chinese Church Voices

Serving Believers in Flooded Shanxi

The story of how a church in JieXiu responded to the needs of a church and believers, devastated as a result of the torrential rains and flooding in Shanxi province.

Blog Entries

Honoring Mothers—In China

Mother's Day. A good time to celebrate mothers.

Books

The Registered Church in China

Flourishing in a Challenging Environment

Wayne Ten Harmsel pulls back for Western readers the shroud of mystery surrounding Chinese registered churches. Through interviews with Chinese pastors, evangelists, and lay Christians, he provides a rare view of what it means to live in the shadow of both the government and the well-known house churches.

Blog Entries

Seeing Things Differently

In proposing that we need to get beyond the “persecuted church” narrative, I am not advocating . . . that we leave it behind completely, but rather that we recognize its limits.

Chinese Church Voices

The Impact of the Coronavirus Outbreak on a Christian Official

A Testimony

The coronavirus situation is like a wake-up call. I don’t know when my life will end; I don’t want to squander it any more.

Blog Entries

How Many Christians in China? Preferred Estimates, Part 3

What is your current best estimate of how many Christians there are in China, and how did you arrive at that number?

Chinese Church Voices

Pastoral Advice for Life’s Dilemmas

After dating my boyfriend for a little while, I’ve slowly realized he isn’t my kind of person. But, because we are both members of Christ’s body, I find it too awkward to initiate a breakup.  . .  .What should I do?

Blog Entries

How Many Christians in China? Preferred Estimates, Part 2

What is your current best estimate of how many Christians there are in China, and how did you arrive at that number?