Witnessing to Buddhists and Taoists

There are similarities between Christianity and Taoism that might provide a good place for discussions to start. Click here ​to read more.

Addressing their fear of the gods
Many are afraid to turn to Christianity for fear of retribution from their gods.

Avoid direct confrontation
Chinese people, especially the elderly, do not like to be told that they are wrong.
Use less logical arguments.

Elderly Chinese people do not go for logical arguments. They pray to whatever will bring them tangible benefits. Go for signs and wonders. Find out what their needs are and show them that prayer to our God alone brings answers.

Add first, then subtract
Do not ask them to forsake their gods if they are not ready. Just ask them to pray to Jesus and try out for themselves. When they have proven Jesus to be true, they will slowly forsake their other gods.