In anticipation for the Chinese New Year, read about the history of the ICOC in China! It’s an amazing story of God’s faithfulness and power.

One of the peculiarities of the mission team—17 disciples in all—was that, although many were ethnically Chinese, very few spoke Chinese, much less the notoriously difficult-to-learn Cantonese used in Hong Kong. Nevertheless, by faith the team began building a church and learning Cantonese.

Within a year there were over 50 disciples.

Read the whole thing.