Jacqueline Bryony Lucy ‘Jackie’ Pullinger, MBE (born ) is a British Protestant Christian charismatic missionary to Hong Kong and founder of the St Stephen’s Society. She has been ministering in Hong Kong since The early years of her Hong Kong ministry are chronicled in the book Chasing the Dragon (). Read “Chasing the Dragon One Woman’s Struggle Against the Darkness of Hong Kong’s Drug Dens” by Jackie Pullinger with Rakuten Kobo. Inside Hong Kong. Read a summary and reviews of Chasing the Dragon by Jackie Pullinger.
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May 17, Robin rated it it was ok Shelves: At the age of 22 she wanted to be a missionary, so she wrote to various missionary organizations. This page was last edited on 2 Decemberat How To Teach the Bible. One woman’s struggle against the darkness of Hong Kong’s drug dens.
If you enjoy reading stories of God moving in foreign lands to save people and set them free this is one to add to your list.
What was God doing in the moment when that tragedy could have been prevented? Jesus changed the lives of nearly pullingger person he met in the Gospels. Rogue Lawyer John Grisham.
This book has made such an impact. There is a very clear message that repentance immediately ensures a welcome into Heaven no matter what the crime.
Chasing the Dragon: One Woman’s Struggle Against the Darkness of Hong Kong’s Drug Den
Christianity in China portal. One more gun-toting madman stalking young people in idyllic Norway or moviegoers in Colorado or schoolchildren in Newtown, Connecticut. It’s as simple as this, I want to live her life. Leading Alex Ferguson with Michael Moritz. One thing is apparent, and that is The sad part is that she was not able to start a similar ministry that rescued young women from this lifestyle.
I enjoyed reading about the interesting people she came in contact with. Now in his seventies, he has decided to write what will be one of the most eagerly-received autobiographies of any modern-day Christian leader.
But what is a Christian and how do you become one? Individual stories were obviously condensed but it did strike me that a lot of it was ‘Jesus can help you, addict becomes Christian, addict no longer addict.
Faith Has no Feelings. Pullinger goes by herself, without a sending org, and sets up shop ministering cross-gender; s Chasing the Dragon is one of my favorite internship books. If Jesus can change him, he can change me too.
We appreciate your feedback. It is both encouraging and convicting and managed to capture my undivided attention from page one. She ends up smack-dab in the middle of an underworld of drugies and prostitutes living in a lawless city that has no plumbing.
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One of the vessels requisitioned for the attack, the Hind, travels eastwards from Bengal to China, sailing into the midst of the First Opium War. CTD is one of those generally-not-recommended styles of missionary work: Not a Fan Updated and Expanded. This is a fascinating story of a missionary in Hong Kong.
Rejected by all mission societies in Africa, this British-trained musician was given a dream of Hong Kong and boldly left as a single vragon in and probably is still in H.
Packer maintains that anyone who wants to know God will want to know as much as they can of what is in the Bible. Jan 13, Kyle Apuna rated it it was amazing. Women treated as property. As a young woman heeding God’s call upon her life, she finds herself ministering to youth in opium dens and hooked on heroin.
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If we can’t trust God to keep our children safe or our loved ones from dying in agony, what can we trust God for? It ddagon summarise the essence of his ‘unorthodox evangelical’ theology, including his beliefs on baptism, Israel, salvation, the End Times, male leadership, and divorce and remarriage. Gradually she wins their trust and she tells them about Jesus and how he can help them with their addictions.