Proclaiming the Truth with New Media

Our world has more Chinese speakers than any other language, the majority of whom live in a country where the government restricts Western mission organizations from working there. But the Gospel can’t be stopped. God is doing wonders through the local Chinese Church, and despite the government’s best efforts, the Christian faith is taking root in China.

Most recently, our Chinese ministry team is pleased to launch its first full-length book in the New Songs of Wanderers print resource series, The Reason for You《为何是我》. This collection of 40 testimonies from Chinese believers highlights the voices of today’s Chinese youth in proclaiming the Gospel to their own generation.

Available in the U.S. in August 2018, this beautifully designed book makes a great gift for Chinese students studying in North America. With your heart and their stories, we will speak to a new generation of Chinese young people. Watch the video below to learn more about the book, or visit this page to request a copy for yourself!



The Song of a Wanderer Series

Media Outreach

The Song of a Wanderer Series

A four-part book series that answers questions about the Christian faith. This fiscal year the Chinese ministry has published the third book in this series, The Reason for You, a book that contains 40 unique testimonies of young Chinese Christians, selected from more than 200 submissions.

Not Useless: Light in Darkness

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Not Useless: Light in Darkness

Life is often difficult for people in China who are blind, as Wang Ying wrote in an online essay competition hosted by the Chinese ministry of Back to God Ministries International (BTGMI).

“People usually think that those who are born blind like me would be content,” Ying wrote. “Since I have never seen light, the darkness is no big deal. But oh, how I long for brightness!”

For Ying, work was difficult and conditions poor. But even worse than...

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last year we distributed more than 23,000 print materials at colleges, conferences, and at other events where Chinese-speaking disciplers and seekers were present

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More than 700,000 online readers access The Chinese Today every month

Last year, in addition to our daily devotional videos, we created 21 new videos to engage Christians in their faith

Pastor Jerry An

Pastor Jerry An

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“We pray that we can become a team that is always learning, always growing, and always striving for excellence.”
—Pastor Jerry An

Since joining Back to God Ministries International in October 2013, Jerry has established the new media ministry as a pioneer and think tank for Chinese-speaking churches worldwide.

Originally from Hebei, China, Jerry moved to the United States in 1998. In 2004, he received an MBA from Azusa Pacific University. He is working toward a Masters of Divinity from Calvin Theological Seminary.

Jerry and his wife, Gloria, have one son.

Chinese Media Outreach

Mobile App: Be Thou My Rhythm
Mobile App: Be Thou My Rhythm

Be Thou My Rhythm is a new media ministry that uses mobile devices and social media to distribute life-changing content every day. We work in partnership with more than 80 Christian ministries to provide engaging Biblical content, life-application tools, and a Christian perspective to cultural issues.

Our editorial team chooses and refines the content every day. Be Thou My Rhythm offers eight main categories of Bible-based information to choose from, allowing the users to customize it according to their individual needs.

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Daily Devotional: Daily Proverbs - Be Thou My Wisdom
Daily Devotional: Daily Proverbs - Be Thou My Wisdom

The Daily Proverbs is a daily devotional, mirroring the English version of Today. It has been published for 25 years and can be read or heard online, by mobile app, via social media (Facebook , Weibo, WeChat, Sinablog, and YouVersion in China), and by email subscription.

Chinese New Media Conferences

Back to God Ministries International (BTGMI) Chinese ministry hosts conferences to promote the development and education of Christian-based new media, making an impact on Chinese speakers worldwide.

The Song of a Wanderer Series
The Song of a Wanderer Series

A four-part book series that answers questions about the Christian faith. This fiscal year the Chinese ministry has published the third book in this series, The Reason for You, a book that contains 40 unique testimonies of young Chinese Christians, selected from more than 200 submissions.