Posts Tagged: China

New Coronavirus outbreak in NE China puts NK sex-trafficked women at risk of starvation

The biggest worry today for North Korean women in Northeast China is not Coronavirus but starvation. A new outbreak of Coronavirus in Northeast China’s Jilin Province has led authorities there to restrict travel and institute additional control measures. The new measures make it nearly impossible for North Korean sex-trafficked women there to feed their families. Now even ...

SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF CHINESE CHRISTIAN ATTORNEY’S MARTYRDOM COMMEMORATED BY NEW VIDEO

SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF CHINESE CHRISTIAN ATTORNEY’S MARTYRDOM COMMEMORATED BY NEW VIDEO

Voice of the Martyrs Korea is marking the second anniversary of the martyrdom of Chinese Christian attorney Li Baiguang by releasing a video containing a scripture song of Isiah 35 that he wrote and sang as he would ride the bus for days on the way to the countryside to represent clients facing difficulties with ...

The Coronavirus shows the world what is in us

The church has always had an interesting history concerning plagues and viruses. It is not a history of self-preservation. As I wrote in my book, The Whole Life Offering: Hospitals owe their origin to the plethora of plagues and epidemics that struck the ancient world with alarming regularity and force. Observes author Rob Moll, “When ...

New 2020 guidelines strengthen Communist Party control over China’s churches and public schools

New guidelines are now going into effect to strengthen Communist Party control over what is taught in China’s state churches and public schools. The State Administration of Religious Affairs released in November Order 13, the "Administrative Measures for Religious Groups" to go into effect February 1. Article 17 of that Order states: “Religious organizations must ...

China Persecution Update: Children and the elderly as trained spies

It is difficult for Christians outside of China to get an accurate, updated, comprehensive, simple-but-not-oversimplified summary of the rapidly escalating persecution confronting Chinese Christians. Our VOMK team assembled this timely brief for you to share with your friends, family, and church.   CHINA - CURRENT SITUATION:   Under Xi Jinping’s dictatorship, China is carrying out ...

IMPRISONED CHINESE PASTOR’S SENTENCING APPEAL DELAYED; KOREAN CHRISTIANS URGED TO SEND CHRISTMAS LETTERS OF ENCOURAGEMENT THIS WEEK

IMPRISONED CHINESE PASTOR’S SENTENCING APPEAL DELAYED; KOREAN CHRISTIANS URGED TO SEND CHRISTMAS LETTERS OF ENCOURAGEMENT THIS WEEK

❗️Update: Pastor John Cao's trial in China has now been delayed for two more months, until May 22 2019. Sometimes China waits for people to forget. Don't. - 2019.03.23 ❗️Update: Pastor John Cao's trial in China has now been delayed for two more months, until March 2019. Sometimes China waits for people to forget. Don't. ...

The True Sinicization of John Ross and the Counterfeit Sinicization of the Chinese Communist Party

Today the Chinese government is officially working to“Sinicize” Christianity. This kind of Sinicization is best defined as “the program of forced assimilation of religions to Chinese culture, which includes submission to the Chinese Communist Party.”[i] But for more than a millennium before the Communist Party of China began their project, Western missionaries like John Ross …