1895 — 1969
Anna Ziese’s faith and perseverance through forty-nine years of service alongside the people of Shanxi, has made her a legend of the Assemblies of God mission.
1866 — 1925
“Christian” revolutionary. Because he led the overthrow of the Manchu Dynasty and established the Republic of China, he is called “The Father of the Country.” His relationship to Christianity is complicated.
George and Margaret Stokes
1863 — 1900
Missionaries to China who were among the 46 missionaries and their children slaughtered in Taiyuan on 9 July 1900 in the Boxer Rebellion.
Mary Martin Richard
1843 — 1903
Intellectual companion and aid to her husband, Timothy Richard, scholar of Chinese hymnody, author of tracts and Christian biographies in Chinese, effective evangelist, and minister to women and children across China.
Madame Chiang Kai-shek
1897 — 2003
Wife of Chiang Kai-shek, leader of Nationalist China. She represented her husband on several trips to the United States, where she gained admiration for her persuasive appeals for help in China’s war against Japan.
1916 — 2007
Twentieth-century Chinese evangelist, Bible scholar, author, musician. Director of the Worldwide Evangelistic Mission, director of the Heavenly People Depot, general editor of the Voice of the Heavenly People.
1899 — 1968
Jeanette testified, “In every period of my life, I have found God sufficient for my every need, for my help in every weakness.” Her life story is an encouraging example of God’s faithfulness and provision for his saints no matter how hard their circumstances.