SHENZHEN & SHANGHAI, China – As the world’s second largest economy, China doubtlessly plays a vital role in shaping and influencing the region and world’s economy. How then do Christian business owners and leaders in China make a positive impact in the business world and beyond? To seek some answers, Christian business owners, entrepreneurs, corporate leaders and professional executives from different industries and churches met for a one-day “Business with Biblical Principles” dialogue session with invited guest speakers from Singapore and Hong Kong as well as to hear from local business people. (Photo: The dialogue session in Shanghai)Read more [...]
JIANGSU, China – On the east of Sihong County, four hours’ drive from Nanjing, is Hongze Lake, the fourth largest fresh water lake in China. ‘Hong’ means flooding in Chinese and ‘Ze’ marshland, owing to incidents of flooding in ancient times and a vast area of wetland in the surrounding. A sea of pinkish lotus flowers and green leaves could be seen blanketing the lake during the blooming season.
A short distance away (about 10 minutes’ drive on mud road from the lake) is a fishing village where Life Spring Church is located and Scripture Literacy classes have been launched recently. On the blackboard are phrases like “Lesson Seven”, “son and daughter-in-law”, “believe in Jesus”, “we love one another”, reflecting what the participants are learning that day.Read more [...]
YUNNAN, China - Yu Meili, 27, is one of the needy preachers supported by UBS. Her name, “Meili” means beautiful in Chinese. She is indeed a fine-looking lady and lives in Lijiang, a Unesco Heritage site well known for its historical sites and charming people. But beyond her appearance is a heart of gold especially towards the young people whom she ministers to in her county.Read more [...]