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Granny Long Qinmei is from the Miao people group, an ethnic minority group in Southwest China. Aged 86, she meets with God early every morning to pray and meditate on His Word. Her love for God and His Word is evident. The Bible is greatly treasured by her. But why did she have to hide it in a pig sty years ago? Read her story to find out more.

Light to Their Souls

Christians with visual disability rely on Braille Bibles to feed on the Word of God to bring light to their souls. The printing and distribution of Braille Bibles is a significant ministry of UBS. Read this story to know more about them.

A Blind Fortune-teller’s Repentance

  Ten years ago, if you meet Ruan Zhuqin, at age 54 then, he could tell your fortune if you wish, at a small fee....

A Blind Masseuse’s Faith

“The Bible is God’s Word. When God’s Word enters into my life, I feel different emotionally. God’s Word gives me strength whenever I am...

Gave Up a High Paying Job? No Regrets!

  YUNNAN, China – When Yu Zhilin enrolled into the International Business course at Northeastern University in Liaoning in 2006, he did not expect himself...

Realise Your Dreams

CHINA -- Li Yan, famous head coach of China’s Short Track Speed Skating Team, was also head coach of the United States Short Track...

Faith of a Shanghai Girl

SHANGHAI, China -- Mention Shanghai and images of glitz and glamour would come to mind: a city with high-rise buildings, blinking neon lights, magnificent...

Light to Their Souls

Christians with visual disability rely on Braille Bibles to feed on the Word of God to bring light to their souls. The printing and distribution of Braille Bibles is a significant ministry of UBS. Read this story to know more about them.

A Blind Fortune-teller’s Repentance

  Ten years ago, if you meet Ruan Zhuqin, at age 54 then, he could tell your fortune if you wish, at a small fee....

A Blind Masseuse’s Faith

“The Bible is God’s Word. When God’s Word enters into my life, I feel different emotionally. God’s Word gives me strength whenever I am...

Mothers’ Role in the Making of a Chinese Christian Leader

Rev Zhang Keyun, as Chairman of Jiangsu Provincial TSPM and President of Jiangsu Seminary, plays an important role in shepherding the churches under his charge and training future leaders for ministry. Such widespread influence did not come about by chance. Instead, it has much to do with his personal walk with God, and the godly influences of two: his mother and a spiritual mentor in his early years in Christian ministry. Read his story to learn more about these women’s influences in his faith journey.

Faithful Through the Generations

91-year-old Madam Wang Chongci and her family went through years of persecution during the Cultural Revolution because of their faith. Her late husband, Liu Shengmin, experienced imprisonment and public humiliation among many other forms of persecution, but he remained faithful to the Lord, leaving a spiritual legacy for his family to follow. Read this encouraging story of how Madam Wang and her family grew in the Lord despite being persecuted for their faith.

Sufficient Grace and Perfected Power in Weakness

Having to face numerous health challenges, Rev Chen Zhi could have fallen into despair and become resentful. On the contrary, he saw God at work in his circumstances to preserve him, and even continued serving God for years, thus experiencing the sufficiency of God's grace in his very own life.

Undeterred by Hardships and Poverty

SHANDONG, China – When his only daughter was persecuted by her in-laws for her faith, Preacher Qian Jiyang was angry and deeply saddened. “It...

Bible Medical Van Brings Love and Care to Rural Churches

What would most people in Harbin City be doing on a sunny weekend in June? What about going to the rural areas for some volunteer work? That was what a team of doctors did.
Gu Zhi Zhong lay preacher training UBS CP

A Book for All Seasons of Life

Do you have a book that would accompany you throughout all seasons of life?

“I Hid my Bible in the Pig Sty”

Granny Long Qinmei is from the Miao people group, an ethnic minority group in Southwest China. Aged 86, she meets with God early every morning to pray and meditate on His Word. Her love for God and His Word is evident. The Bible is greatly treasured by her. But why did she have to hide it in a pig sty years ago? Read her story to find out more.

Ministering Amid Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

The impact of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic can be felt globally across different sectors, and rural Christians in various provinces across China are not spared either. With church meetings suspended, many ethnic minority preachers are in need of support, as this has affected the usual financial support they receive from congregants. Read about how the support from UBS has helped one needy preacher in Yunnan province continue with his ministry by travelling around the rural areas to encourage fellow congregants during this crisis.

We Couldn’t Even Afford to Die!

To Li Jiaxing, it seemed incomprehensible that a funeral had to be a huge financial burden on the deceased's family. In contrast, he found the hope of eternal life in the Christian faith, which did not require such costly rites. Read the story of this Gan Yi Bible translator who desires to see God's Word transform his tribe for generations to come!

Healing my Body and Soul

In times of pain and crisis, who does one turn to? For Zhang Dan who struggled with physical and emotional pain for years, her story of her encounter with God the Healer is a shining testimony of God’s redemption and restoration. May our hearts turn to God in faith as we read her story.

Virus Outbreak Brings Christians Nearer to God

In the wake of the Covid-19 virus outbreak in China, how are believers coping with the suspension of church services and group activities? God's light continues to shine brightly for many who remain faithful. Read encouraging accounts of believers who are growing strong in the Lord during this period of crisis.

Thank You for the Bibles!

What would make you very happy? Even beaming with great joy? For the rural Catholics in Shandong province, it was receiving Bibles donated by overseas believers. Here is a collection of encouraging testimonies by beneficiaries of a Bible distribution trip.

The Legacy of a God-Fearing Father in Suffering

Mdm Niu Qiulian, in her nineties and from Shandong province, has been a faithful follower of Christ since her childhood. Her patient endurance through the years, even through the tough times of the Cultural Revolution, bears testimony and pays tribute to the legacy of her God-fearing father who served the Lord faithfully despite persecution. Be inspired as you read her story here.

Mothers’ Role in the Making of a Chinese Christian Leader

Rev Zhang Keyun, as Chairman of Jiangsu Provincial TSPM and President of Jiangsu Seminary, plays an important role in shepherding the churches under his charge and training future leaders for ministry. Such widespread influence did not come about by chance. Instead, it has much to do with his personal walk with God, and the godly influences of two: his mother and a spiritual mentor in his early years in Christian ministry. Read his story to learn more about these women’s influences in his faith journey.

Ministering Amid Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

The impact of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic can be felt globally across different sectors, and rural Christians in various provinces across China are not spared either. With church meetings suspended, many ethnic minority preachers are in need of support, as this has affected the usual financial support they receive from congregants. Read about how the support from UBS has helped one needy preacher in Yunnan province continue with his ministry by travelling around the rural areas to encourage fellow congregants during this crisis.

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