All posts by Andrew Ong

Andrew is a third-generation, San Francisco Bay Area ABC (American Born Chinese), who married a beautiful third-gen Bay Area ABC. After graduating from the University of California Irvine and Westminster Theological Seminary, he is now pursuing a PhD in World Christianity at the University of Edinburgh, researching Chinese American evangelicals and Neo-Calvinist theology. He hopes to pursue pastoral ministry as his PhD studies come to a close. Andrew's a simple guy whose passions include: sushi, pizza, nachos, and the Golden State Warriors. On his less sanctified days he lives by the maxim: #ballislife.

The Legitimacy of Ethnic Churches in Multi-Ethnic Contexts

Three realities that point to the legitimacy of ethnic churches in multi-ethnic contexts.

/ April 18, 2017

Ethnic Churches in America: A Conversation

Are ethnic churches biblically unfaithful? A fruitful conversation between Clark Fobes, Daniel Eng, and myself.

/ March 20, 2017

Reflecting on T4G’s “The Future of the Asian American Church”

Was it just me or was a big question largely left unanswered? Here are a few of my (very late) reflections on T4G's "The Future of the Asian American Church" gathering along with a gentle push for further reflection.

/ January 25, 2017

This Time… I will Praise the LORD

Even if we didn't praise the LORD last time, and even if we know that we will likely not praise the LORD next time, let us resolve to praise the LORD this time.

/ December 20, 2016

Judgment, Worth, & the Humans of New York

What does God think of human worth? What does he feel when he looks at the humans of New York?

/ December 6, 2016

Why I’m still an Evangelical after the 2016 US Election

It's not because I wanted Trump to win.

/ November 16, 2016

A Bad Reason to Vote for Trump: Self-Preservation

Voting Christianly is not synonymous with voting to prevent Christian suffering.

/ October 20, 2016

“Sweet Emily, Talitha Cumi”

Jesus' words to Emily Choi and the rest of his little lambs.

/ August 9, 2016

ICYMI: Update on Emily Choi

Please remember the Choi’s on this Lord’s Day… Updates on Emily August 5 at 10:58pm ยท “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die;...

/ August 6, 2016