People who have little or no background in Christian faith need to start with basic questions: What is the Bible, Who is God, Who are we and why am I here. They need an introduction to a Christian worldview as a necessary framework for understanding the gospel. This is the reason for introducing the concept of […]
International Christian Foundations series was created to assist Christians who have little Biblical knowledge to share God’s word accurately and simply. It is designed so the answers come from the passage enabling it to be prepared from the Leader’s Guide without much instruction. This makes it highly transferable and so encourages Christians to be multipliers.
It’s easy to make mistakes when you are trying to minister to Chinese. This list is intended to help you avoid the most common cultural errors…
The Four Spiritual Laws in simple Chinese language. (online presentation)
Chinese evangelistic website.
Chinese evangelistic website.
An evangelistic article by John Piper in Chinese.
Christian Books and Resources for Chinese (some websites, like this one, require Chinese fonts to view correctly)
Foundations for Faith (Chinese bilingual) are an eight-part series of studies which cover the basics of Christian belief. Two lessons each on the following topics: 1) What Is God Like According to The Bible? 2) If God Exists, Why Is the World in This Condition? 3) What Did God Do About the Problems? 4) Why Did Jesus Have to Die on The Cross?
“Song of a Wanderer – Beckoned by Eternity,”. This book has proven to be a highly effective tool in presenting the gospel to non-believing Mainland Chinese intellectuals. This site allows you to view the book online.
8 part series of bible studies on the various topics related to Christian Character. Chinese language in PDF format for download.
Eight part series of bible studies on various topics related to Christian living. (in Chinese)
International students from Mainland China have a unique hunger for gospel input. They also usually approach Christianity from a very pragmatic point of view. A fruitful witness to them will combine answers to these pragmatic questions with input on the eternal issues of sin, God’s grace and Jesus’ death on the cross.
Seven part followup series developed by China Outreach Ministries. Each 4 page study is bilingual.
Josh McDowell Ministry has created a new website for Chinese (in Mandarin). It covers topics such as family resources, youth resources, apologetics, videos, and mp3s.
Three week focus group for Chinese produced by Bridges International.
This handbook for Chinese returnees is written from a Christian perspective and aimed at helping them succeed spiritually upon return to China. It was produced by the OCF-CEM ministry, and distributed electronically and posted by permission on RI.com. Both English and Chinese versions and a cover letter are included.
Passages is a 28-day, evangelism focused, daily devotional. Passages provides biblical motivation and training for sharing Christ with close friends as well as recent acquaintances, as daily prayer and meditation on God’s word aid in breaking down walls and personal barriers to evangelism. Chinese translation
China Outreach Ministries is a Christian mission organization which offers Christ to China’s future leaders, primarily those studying outside of China, by:
– Showing them the love of Christ in practical ways.
– Leading them to faith in Christ.
– Discipling, training and mentoring them in Christian faith.
– Equipping them to minister creatively to other Chinese people.