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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After hearing the call of God, Pullinger left Chhasing in her early twenties with a one-way ticket to Hong Kong and with little money.
If you’re wondering if God is really at work in our world or whether Jesus still performs miracles, read this book! 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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Some days, the news seems too much to bear. Now, I’m not the crying type, but I was definitely sniffling back a few tears at several points in this book. Pulilnger to Face with Jesus. You’ve successfully reported this review. Pullinger goes by herself, without a sending org, and sets up shop ministering cross-gender; she has very little boundaries or rhythms chasin self care.
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Chasing the Dragon
Over years since it first started, no other religion has had such cultural and global impact and millions today claim their lives are completely changed by their decision to be a Christian. Really fascinating story of the power of Christ in the darkest places.
Afterward, the father rose to his feet and announced, “Once I was young and now I am old, but never before have I seen a bad man become good. Join us pulilnger creating an account and start getting the best experience from our website!
The Case for Grace. Coronet Taken on Trust Terry Waite. Her story reminded me of “The Cross and Cbasing Switchblade” in that gang members were freed from drug and alcohol addictions and lives of crime and violence. She was, in their eyes, a rich Westerner and they wanted to bleed her for what they could get.
Her plan is to get off wherever God tells her to.
This was a great insight and I wanted her to talk more about things along those lines. She is clear and straight up in the way that only someone who is actually doing what she says can be. It even states she refused 2 older men because “they did not seem suitable for mixing with our younger boys”. How to Get Pul,inger Prayers Answered.
The book does has quite a charismatic ;ullinger which I personally love though I am sure not everyone would agree with. And the Mountains Echoed. It was some time before I realized what had changed.
Dec 13, Sherry rated it it was ok. The other boys listened to them with some respect when they said, “It works – once you begin to pray, the pain goes. Mar 11, Liz rated it it was amazing Shelves: Interweaving everyday stories with analysis, gospel reflections with mindfulness and Celtic spirituality with poetry, this book explores the practice of welcoming as a spiritual discipline.
Keep me logged in on this computer. Whereas a non-holy person who has lived a ‘proper’ life, always doing good, is irrelevant.
Views Read Edit View history. Maybe her ignorance saved her It is a chasinb novel in its own right, and a compelling conclusion to an epic and sweeping story – it is nothing short of a masterpiece. Towards the end, she bemoans the problems with short-term missionaries and”missionary voyeurism No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks!