Worth the Risk in China

October 18, 2021 • Chinese

In 2015, Jerry An received a curious message. “I think I know who you are.” The message included a link to an account on the popular Chinese social media platform, WeChat, and it used many of the same tools and applications for sharing Gods Word that Jerry presents to Chinese-speaking...

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Dancing on a Red Line

June 16, 2021 • Chinese

When it comes to sharing the gospel in China, “it’s kind of like dancing on a red line,” said Jerry An. “You have to be willing to go forward and take some risks, but also know when to back up and be cautious.” As ReFrame Ministries’ ministry leader for Chinese...

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Christian Testimonies for Chinese New Year

February 11, 2021 • Chinese

A few months ago, on a train in southern China, Zhao’s stop came and went before he even noticed. All of his attention was on his book. Zhao’s book contained testimonies from Christian graduates of Peking University—one of China’s most prestigious schools—and was published by ReFrame Ministries’ Chinese ministry team...

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Answering the Difficult Questions

January 13, 2021 • Chinese

Seekers in China often run into a frustrating problem. Although they first see the Christian faith as intriguing, they often can’t find answers to the difficult questions they have. “The academic world in China has many prejudices against faith, which can leave those who are asking questions at a loss,”...

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Exchanging Messages Across Languages, Around the World

October 06, 2020 • Chinese, English

Readers of our Today devotional recently received an invitation to send messages to fellow devotional readers in China. “When COVID-19 first hit China, I heard firsthand accounts from our Chinese ministry team about how the pandemic was devastating the country and its people,” said Rev. Jeff Bulthuis, Today’s managing editor...

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Church in Digital Spaces

September 24, 2020 • Chinese

How is your church preaching Christ in both gathered and digital spaces? In Jerry An’s role as our Chinese ministry leader, he has been working alongside church leaders and asking this question long before COVID-19. Many of the challenges that An sees in Chinese churches are also familiar to North...

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COVID-19 Lessons From Our International Ministries

April 15, 2020 • Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish

All of our international media ministries are seeing an increased number of followers during COVID-19. Read some of biblical teachings and how our ministry leaders are responding to COVID-19 in their unique contexts. Jump to a section: Chinese Ministry | English Ministry | French Ministry | Japanese Ministry | Portuguese Ministry | Spanish Ministry |

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The Need for Jesus in China Seems Bigger Than Ever Before

March 31, 2020 • Chinese, Annual Report

You helped Chinese speakers like Lan find fellowship and grow in God’s Word using the newest media. Your support for Chinese Today devotionals and other relevant content helped Chinese Christians connect with one another and grow in their faith—even in the midst of a pandemic. Our Chinese ministry team began...

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In Coronavirus Lockdown, Churches Turn to Media

February 12, 2020 • Chinese

More than 1,000 people have died in mainland China as a result of confirmed cases of the coronavirus outbreak. As the disease continues to spread from its epicenter in Wuhan, the streets of many cities are nearly empty except for emergency vehicles. Still, church leaders in China aren’t completely stopping...

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In and Out of Season in China

December 16, 2019 • Chinese

“Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season.” —2 Timothy 4:2 God led Jerry An to this Scripture passage while he was writing a devotional to explain the Christian faith in the Chinese context. Jerry An leads ReFrame Ministries’s Chinese language outreach and he has been increasingly...

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