Monthly Archives: May 2017

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    College students are at risk of HIV

    May 19, 2017 | East Asia Ministries

        Background   China has a shame and honor culture. Sex is viewed as something private and shameful to talk about. Parents and schools never teach children about sex. Some schools are looking to make a change toward education on this topic, but it has been caught up in a large argument. However, young … Read more

  • Pan is giving training in women ministry

    From a suffering wife to a happy trainer

    May 18, 2017 | East Asia Ministries

        Pan* used to have a difficult situation in her family. She has rheumatic aches. She also has a little son to take care of. Out of love, Pan’s husband didn’t want her to work. In the mainstream culture in China, people judge one’s success by the money he/she makes. Pan’s mother-in-law didn’t like … Read more

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    Growing in faith

    May 18, 2017 | East Asia Ministries

      Zhuoma* is a Tibetan girl. Her elder brother has been coming to the Student’s Home for many years. He became a volunteer after junior high school. He works with a local field worker named David*.   Zhuoma was introduced to a Bible school in a Northeast city to study Music and Bible courses. In … Read more

  • CHWC May 2017 Update woman sewing

    Injured Factory Worker Drawn to God’s Love by Christian Couple

    May 16, 2017 | East Asia Ministries

        A trained Christian couple was working in a cloth factory. They did what the Apostle Paul did as tent-makers. They work in the factory during the day and preach the Word and meet with believers at other times.   One day in the factory, a Sichuan girl’s finger was stabbed through by a … Read more

  • April 2017 Update CHSS Joy in school

    Joy can go to school now!

    May 9, 2017 | East Asia Ministries

      We in East Asia met Joy* two years ago. Her mother and father met in the city where he worked. They did not get married but lived together. When Joy was born, they broke up because they couldn’t get along.   Joy was not able to go to school due to lack of funds. Joy’s mother … Read more