The Back To Jerusalem Podcast
Many mistake the idea of Back to Jerusalem as a movement of the Chinese church to evangelize Jerusalem. However, Back to Jerusalem is the goal of the Chinese church to evangelize the unreached peoples from eastern provinces of China, westwards towards Jerusalem. Our organization partners with the church of China to not only evangelize the religiously oppressed areas of Asia, but to also train and send Chinese missionaries into the unreached regions of the globe, including Muslim, Buddhist, and Hindu nations. This podcast is a publication of the 501(c)(3) organization Back To Jerusalem and chronicles our experiences from the field.
Persecution in China Increases
According to a 2020 report released by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, China continues to be one of the top violators of religious freedom in the world. In western China, the situation is worse than it has been in decades. “Tibet is second only to Syria in terms of religious freedom and human rights violations,” the reportContinue Reading
US President Issues “Game Changer” for Religious Freedom Around the World
Last week, U.S. President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order for Religious Freedom around the world, calling it a “moral and national security imperative.” The Executive Order demands that religious freedom become the number one priority for foreign policy matters and foreign aid assistance programs carried out by the State Department and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). NotContinue Reading
Pastors in China on Lockdown and Google is Helping
Official pastors in China are on lockdown and GOOGLE is helping. Only five years ago, Chinese President Xi Jiping and members of his team were meeting together with underground house church members in Beijing trying to convince them to register. Many pastors throughout China accepted President Xi’s offer and now they are severely restricted in what they are allowed toContinue Reading
Latest Chinese Government Plan to Re-write the Bible
To stop the astronomical growth of Christianity in China, the Chinese government has devised a new plan – rewrite the Bible. According to Rev. Bob Fu in his testimony to Congress, founder of China Aid, the Chinese government plans to incorporate Buddhist scripture and Confucian teachings into the Bible and edit worship songs to include Chinese characteristics. The official governmentContinue Reading
Pator Abel released!
On Tuesday we received the joyful news that pastor Abel Yang (Yang Hwa) was freed from prison. He spent two and a half years behind bars, facing torture, threats to his family and severe health issues. He is now back with his wife and son, although physically he is in a bad condition. In December 2015 pastor Abel Yang wasContinue Reading
Remember the Persecuted Christians this Christmas
Don’t want to be a Debby-downer this Christmas? I understand. No one really wants to bring everyone down during Christmas talking about hungry children, orphans, or war refugees. The LAST thing you want to bring up at a joyful Christmas party is Christian persecution. Ugghhhh. Yuck! Some people just want to watch football and enjoy their sugar cream pie (assumingContinue Reading