Category Archives: Missions

China, Planning A Trip to the Middle Kingdom

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There seems to be an attraction with China these days.  The news often reports on it’s economic boom, it’s sprawling cities and on occasion it’s environmental problems.  In high schools across the USA the Chinese language is now offered along side the traditional Spanish and French classes.  What is the hype all about?  Well, my…

Robert J. Thomas

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Calvary Ministries to Catholics was organized for a threefold purpose. EVANGELIZING THE LOST AND ESPECIALLY ROMAN CATHOLICS. EXPOSING THE DOCTRINAL ERRORS AND FALSE TEACHINGS OF ROMAN CATHOLICISM. EDUCATING BIBLE BELIEVING CHRISTIANS TO BE EFFECTIVE WITNESSES TO THE LOST AND ESPECIALLY ROMAN CATHOLICS. We believe that the Bible is our sole authority for faith and practice….

Going Native

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“Let us in everything not sinful, become like the Chinese, that by all means we may save some.” – Hudson Taylor Hudson Taylor was beyond most of the missionaries of his day.  It was common for missionaries to build themselves a little compound surrounded by walls and to invite locals in and adopt English ways.  In the…

God in the Chinese Written Characters, Part 2

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December 16, 2010 | Da Yong – In the first article we examined five Chinese characters, their makeup and their meaning. We concluded that it is not coincidence that these five Chinese characters match-up with the historical accounts that we read about in Genesis. It is fascinating and exciting to see that even in a…

God In The Chinese Written Characters, Part 1

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December 7, 2010 | Da Yong — God is present even in countries that officially deny His existence. Through nature God reveals Himself to us all, Romans 1, Ps. 19. He often reveals Himself in other ways as well. The written language of China is one of the oldest continually used systems the world has….

Little-Known Facts About Missions and China

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November 29, 2010 | Da Yong — Many of us have a lot of misunderstandings about missions work in China let alone China itself.  We probably all think of Hudson Taylor when we hear China and Missions.  But, what about these facts, do you know that… The first recorded missionary to China was a man…

The Trials of the Third Church of China

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November 4, 2010 | Da Yong – Little to no knowledge of the Bible The growth explosion in the Third Church of China is causing a great deal of stress and trials.  Even though the TC is made up of intellectuals there is a great void in solid biblical teaching.  Remember that China has been essentially a…

The Third Church of China

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Da Yong | October 28, 2010 Many of us are familiar with the “House Church” and the “3-Self Church” of China. But, what is the “Third Church” of China? In recent years there has been a huge increase in the number of university graduates in China. China labels university graduates “intellectuals”. The exploding population of…