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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She pioneered love among addicts and prostitutes and eventually discovered that if they were sincerely willing to accept Jesus, His substitutionary death and resurrection, and pray in tongues, they would not have withdrawal symptoms. Maybe I’m the one who’s missing something. He was just one of the 75 boys we took in during the first 20 months. Cnasing Case for Hope.
God can chaeing us in spite of our weaknesses! Black Box Thinking Matthew Syed. She brings many to Christianity and opens several safe houses where these new Christians can A very powerful read.
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We are all chasing happiness. Jan 13, Kyle Apuna rated it it was amazing. Want to Read saving…. A week later, he was discharged.
Generation Next Oli White. Preview — Chasing the Dragon by Jackie Pullinger. If you’re unsure if God still uses the gifts of the Spirit these days, or how practical and effective they drzgon be in ministry these days, I’d recommend this book. Jackie Pullinger’s life in Hong Kong is that kind of story.
Royal College of MusicLondon. Dec 03, Karen rated it it was amazing. Ah Kei is the meanest addict I know. Her story reminded me of “The Cross an This was an exciting book to see how the Holy Dragonn moved and changed young men’s lives in Hong Kong’s Walled City in the ‘s.
Please review your cart. I was blown away by this book. All in all, a very inspiring read!
She took his advice, trusting God to meet every need. The Collected Works of John G. I have begged them to love the people and stay, just like Sai Di did of me of 30 years. No trivia or quizzes dtagon. The Case for Grace. Christianity in China portal.
Gradually she wins their trust and she tells them about Jesus and how he can help them with their addictions. Jackie presents it all in this book, the good and the bad, and at the end all I seem to be able to say is: The writing is poor and reads like a bunch of journal entries.
I admire Pullinger a lot. Our Authors See all Authors. Her ministry started with only a handful of people but has grown steadily over the last fifty years.
Her stories are amazing of the power of the Gospel to change leper’s spots or in this case, free addicted drug dealers and prostitutes from their bondage and melt any and every heart of stone Jackie Pullinger, an English single missionary and her incredible journey in bringing the light of Christ to the drug infested areas of Hong Kong.
Views Read Edit View history. When he arrived, his father, who had come off opium himself and become a believer, said simply, “Now that Jesus has made my sons good, I’m ready to go to heaven. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Her storytelling is very clear and brings the characters and surroundings to life. I love how Ms.
I enjoyed reading about the interesting people she came in contact with.
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I’ve been wanting to read this book since Leslie Ludy mentioned Jackie Pullinger in a lecture given in I think this aspect of the journey is just as important as all the fruit. Then I thought it might be in the last chapter, but that too was full of more highlights hte then it just ends abruptly with another person getting miraculously healed.
This book has made such an impact. Truth is being cast aside in the name of tolerance and cultural relativism, all under the guise of a New Spirituality.
It is a beautiful novel in its own right, and a compelling conclusion to an epic and sweeping story – it is nothing short of a masterpiece.
However, it may help to encourage a bit more Bible study on the subject.