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Prayers for Hong Kong

As many of you are already aware of the anti-extradition protests in Hong Kong in the past few days, we give thanks to God that no major bloodshed has been reported from the media.  Although the bill has now been temporary withdrawal, it only marks the beginning of the ongoing protests against China’s hard-line agenda…

China’s Five-Year Plan for Adapting Christianity to Chinese Socialism

Many people have heard about China’s plan to “sinicize” Christianity. What does that mean? The government has published its plans online, both in Chinese and English. Below are some of the highlights. A Snapshot of Sinicization To catch the flavour of the government’s plan, you can simply observe its language. The word-cloud below identifies the most frequently used…

RTF Australia Mid Year Report For 2018

In March, during the Banner of Truth Australia Conference, RTF Australia was introduced to the attendees through our long-term supporters, Rev Stuart and Marion Andrews.  Steven, our NSW representative was able to make a brief presentation of the ministries and its vision.  Since then, we have received several generous donations in support for our 2018 translation…

Where to purchase RTF publications?

Over the years we have received emails in regards to the purchasing of RTF publications here in Australia.  Due to the nature of the works, most of the Australian Christians bookstore would not carry or with a limited number of RTF publications, which means we usually have to direct the enquiries to the RTF Press online…

2018 Pray for China Day & Pray Requests

It has been our practice in recent years to encourage our supporters and their local congregations to join in a united effort to uphold the work of RTF and the church in China in prayer before the God of heaven. This year we hope that you will set aside the Sunday after Chinese New Year…

RTF Press End of Year Report

We give thanks for God’s grace and providence in leading the RTF press ministries over the years; we would not have been able to accomplish so much without His guidance from the beginning. The year 2017 marks the 500 anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, RTF was present at several conferences participating in the celebration.  We…

RTF Australia Ministries Update and Mid-Year Appeal

Article on Abraham Kuyper Recently, Steven from the RTF Australia Committee has written an article on Abraham Kuyper for the audiences at Thinking of God, an interdenominational fellowship of Reformed evangelical Christians, entitled “The Kuyperian Approach“. “[It’s] helpful to understand the importance of Abraham Kuyper and his theology. Specifically at a time when, whilst simultaneously commemorating the 500th…

2017 Publication Projects Update, April

For 2017, the RTF Australia committee decided to support two of the upcoming titles: Douglas Milne, “Let’s Study Luke” from the Let’s Study the Bible series of Banner of Truth. Abraham Kuyper, Lectures on Calvinism: The Stone Lectures of 1898. Since January, we were able to engage with Rev Dr Douglas Milne on behalf of…