AREAS OF WORK

When God called 34-year-old Wang Hongzhi to become a full-time preacher, she closed her small clothing business in Beijing and went for theological training before becoming a preacher at her church. Sharing her testimony about what led her to respond to God's call, Wang also expresses her desire to read more Biblical books to bring more insights from the Scriptures to the believers whom she shepherds.

Falling in Love with the Bible

Upon receiving a large-print Bible from her church, 78-year-old Zheng Yuzhen was overwhelmed by God's love for her and shares her testimony with great joy and gratitude to the Lord. Testifying of the transforming power of God's Word, she shares about how God touched her heart, healed her husband and led them both to be faithful and fervent followers of Christ today!

Bible Day in China 2022 – Depicting the Scriptures in Chinese...

How would biblical stories like Noah's Ark and biblical values like love and grace be depicted in Chinese painting? How would Chinese Christian artists portray Jesus? At the 2022 Bible Day in China, Chinese Christians had a chance to appreciate art pieces and engage with the Bible through the canvases of local Christian artists and painters, bringing enrichment and inspiration to their spiritual lives.

The Unstoppable Word of God

Kua Wee Seng has served in China Bible missions for close to three decades before he retired in 2021 as Director of China Partnership, United Bible Societies. In his own words (in this article), he had witnessed the explosive growth of the Churches in China, heard countless of faith testimonies from Chinese Christians, and marvelled at how a country which once destroyed Bibles is now home to the largest Bible printing press in the world.

I Would Have Quit Many Times Over

YUNNAN, China – One of the beauties of the Bible is that it consists of several different genres – narrative, poetry, wisdom, prophecy, gospels,...

I Am Really Blessed To See

An accident left preacher Bi, an East Lisu Bible translator, blind in one eye. Yet he counts himself blessed to have been able to witness the publication of the Bible in his own ethnic language and to have been part of the translation team from the start to the end. Read preacher Bi's testimony to find out how he got involved with Bible translation and how God sustained him and the translation team until the translation project was completed.

“I want more people to know God’s Word”

Yang Hai’en, a Bible translator from the East Lisu ethnic minority group in China, shares his desire for his people to know God’s Word. Find out how four generations from his family were involved in the translation of the Bible to the East Lisu language, and how he is helping fellow East Lisu believers to learn to read the Bible through Scripture literacy classes.

Now Is The Time: Discipling Christians in China Towards Maturity

“This is the work of the Lord! This is the first time we are having the small Bible learning group format in our churches using the discipleship materials The Abundant Life and The Abundant Grace donated by United Bible Societies. And we are seeing life change that only God can do!” Elder Wang, who oversees one of the churches in Feicheng, Shandong, said what she had been seeing was unprecedented.

Deepening her Bible Knowledge is the Best Act of Service

Yu Tong was born in a Christian family, but she did not have a personal relationship with God until she was in university when she joined a Christian fellowship and experienced the love of God's family. Her desire to be rooted in God’s Word led her to enrol in a Bible Training Centre where she has been growing in her faith and knowledge of God's Word. Find out how the Bible resources in the Bible Training Centre supports her spiritual growth.

Discipleship Is Never Too Late

Discipleship materials help support the believers in China in their discipleship journey. One such material is the “Abundant Life” book, which is published by the TSPM/China Christian Council and supported by United Bible Societies. It covers the basics of Christian living and has impacted the spiritual lives of Chinese Christians such as 36-year-old Ma Li who shares how her understanding of God and His Word has grown deeper through the material.

Bible Day in China 2022 – Depicting the Scriptures in Chinese...

How would biblical stories like Noah's Ark and biblical values like love and grace be depicted in Chinese painting? How would Chinese Christian artists portray Jesus? At the 2022 Bible Day in China, Chinese Christians had a chance to appreciate art pieces and engage with the Bible through the canvases of local Christian artists and painters, bringing enrichment and inspiration to their spiritual lives.

11th International Seminar: “The Bible and the Sinicization of Christianity in...

The indigenisation and contextualisation of Christianity in China has been an area of great interest and importance to the Churches in China as well as to the country at large. As China continues to progress, how is the Christian faith to flourish in Chinese soil and take on Chinese characteristics biblically? Read about the 2022 SASS International Seminar to find out more.

Minzu University of China Successfully Organized 4th Cross-Cultural Dialogue with United...

BEIJING, China – The Academy of Religion of Minzu University of China (MUC, 中央民族大学) held its annual Cross-Cultural Dialogue on 31 October 2022, with the...

Everything for a Purpose

Growing up, life was tough for Cao Yulan who was given away by her family because of poverty. Yet she experienced God's hand in her life when she was eventually able to go to school and receive an education. Find out how God led her to become a Scripture literacy teacher in her church and why she remains so passionate about it. Indeed, all things including sufferings can serve a purpose in the loving hands of our Father.

“I want more people to know God’s Word”

Yang Hai’en, a Bible translator from the East Lisu ethnic minority group in China, shares his desire for his people to know God’s Word. Find out how four generations from his family were involved in the translation of the Bible to the East Lisu language, and how he is helping fellow East Lisu believers to learn to read the Bible through Scripture literacy classes.

Grandma, I want to read God’s Word together with you

A program manager from the United Bible Societies China Partnership (UBS CP) shares her thoughts on the impact of the scripture literacy project after visiting a scripture literacy class in a rural area in China. Read this story to find out why her meeting with an elderly lady and her granddaughter at the class left such a deep impression on her.

A Heart of Service – From Fashion Retail to Preaching

When God called 34-year-old Wang Hongzhi to become a full-time preacher, she closed her small clothing business in Beijing and went for theological training before becoming a preacher at her church. Sharing her testimony about what led her to respond to God's call, Wang also expresses her desire to read more Biblical books to bring more insights from the Scriptures to the believers whom she shepherds.

Deepening her Bible Knowledge is the Best Act of Service

Yu Tong was born in a Christian family, but she did not have a personal relationship with God until she was in university when she joined a Christian fellowship and experienced the love of God's family. Her desire to be rooted in God’s Word led her to enrol in a Bible Training Centre where she has been growing in her faith and knowledge of God's Word. Find out how the Bible resources in the Bible Training Centre supports her spiritual growth.

Places Close to her Heart

Having graduated from the Bible Training Center in Baotou, Inner Mongolia, and working there now, the center is very close to Zhou Yaqin's heart. It was the place where her faith was renewed and where she had found real spiritual food. The resources in the Bible center library helped her grow in her understanding of God's Word and gave her confidence to serve more effectively in ministry. She is so thankful for the resources in the library, some of which were supported by UBS. Be inspired by her spiritual journey and her hunger for God's Word.

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