The Most Spoken Languages in the USA

“Spanish is, by far, the most spoken non-English language in the U.S. The next most spoken non-English languages are Chinese (with 2.8 million speakers), Hindi, Urdu or other Indic languages (2.2 million), French or French Creole (2.1 million), and Tagalog (1.7 million).” Quoted from this article. The Peoples Connection offers “The Life of JESUS” and “The Story of JESUS for Children” in all these basic …

Chinese and Vietnamese New Year!

This Thursday marks the beginning of the week-long Chinese New Year festival when all families gather together!  Vietnam and many other Asian countries have their own celebrations. The week’s excitement includes dragon dances, temple fairs and fireworks! Traditions include lucky decorations, gifts and foods in hopes that the coming year will be full of good luck! 2015 is the year of the goat. Remember …

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Hong Kong has taken an ancient, colorful, mid-summer Chinese tradition and turned it into a modern sport and international party. This weekend in Queens is New York’s 24th Annual “Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival,” the largest multi-cultural festival the city offers!   There is a full schedule of events for Saturday and Sunday to celebrate the “Year of the Rabbit.” 197 boat …

Unreached People Group in China

Please pray for this  unreached people group: Chongqing Municipality, China has 33 million people and 33 colleges and universities. It is one of the fastest growing urban areas in the world and, by default, one of the fastest growing student population centers in the world. Pray for multiple organizations and local Chinese churches to work humbly together. And pray God …

A Godly Challenge from China!

A dear friend living in China shares Tena’s story: Tena is a smiling Chinese woman who is about 3 feet high with tiny shriveled legs tucked beneath her torso and deformed arms. She gets around by sitting on a piece of wood with tiny wheels and shuffling along with her limited arms. She lives simply – in a very tiny …