Sharon's Blog

Reflections from the General Minister and President, Rev. Dr. Sharon E. Watkins.

May 16 – Shaanxi Bible School
Posted: May 18, 2013

TeacherToday we  visited Shaanxi Bible School – which we support with our DMF money – and I’m proud to say so. The principal there, Ms. Hong Wang, embodies the “three self” principles of the Chinese church: self-governing, self-supporting, and self-propagating.  In the US we might call her “entrepreneurial.” Her school operates at the most basic of the three levels of Christian ministry training schools in China. But she aspires for more.

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May 14-15: Nanjing

Heroism and history meet at the Nanjing Massacre Museum, and Disciples are part of it. The story of Disciple missionary Minnie Vautrin’s selfless action protecting Chinese women and children is part of the story.

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Posted on May 17, 2013
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"It's all about love"

YWCA and YMCA ministries in China assist migrants, autistic children and youth….all in love and helped in part by Disciples Mission Fund (DMF).

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Posted on May 10, 2013
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