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God's Double Agent

God's Double Agent

The True Story of a Chinese Christian's Fight for Freedom

by Bob Fu With Nancy French

"The riveting account of a student leader of the Tiananmen Square protests who becomes a literal prisoner for Christ and then escapes to the West. Impossible to put down."

—Eric Metaxas, New York Times bestselling author

About the Book and Authors

About the Book and Authors

This edge-of-your-seat book tells the true story of Bob Fu's conversion to Christianity, his arrest and imprisonment for starting an illegal house church, his harrowing escape and rise to prominence in the United States.

God's Double Agent: Read an Excerpt

God's Double Agent: Read an Excerpt

"After our experience of prison and house arrest, death wasn't the worst option, but now Heidi and I had reason to fight for life. She was pregnant." Read the first 20 pages of God's Double Agent here.

Praise for God's Double Agent

Praise for God's Double Agent

"Bob Fu's story is a testimony to the power of faith and an inspiration to people struggling to break free from oppression." Read what former first lady Laura Bush and others are saying about God's Double Agent.

A Q&A with God's Double Agent Bob Fu

A Q&A with God's Double Agent Bob Fu

Patheos Editors

We are told to "remember those in bondage as if we are bound with them." We could not sit silently when we heard their cries. 

Bob Fu's Website

Bob Fu's Website

For more on Bob Fu and his story, visit his website here.

ChinaAid Website

ChinaAid Website

ChinaAid Association is an international non-profit Christian human rights organization founded by Bob Fu and committed to promoting religious freedom and the rule of law in China. Learn more here.

Book Roundtable: Continue the Conversation with our Bloggers

The Cost of Discipleship

The Cost of Discipleship

Bruce Epperly

As I read Bob Fu's testimony, I wonder if I would have the courage that he and his wife demonstrated in responding to the draconian tactics of the Chinese government. I doubt that I will ever experience martyrdom, but perhaps I can discover ways to walk more fully in the way of Jesus.

A Sobering Story

A Sobering Story

Anna Quinn

God's Double Agent begs the question: What are we willing to do help those who are suffering, especially those in China? And what are we willing to lose to follow Jesus?

Double Lives for Christ

Double Lives for Christ

Frank Viola

The persecution of Christians in other countries, including China, is much more physical. The book is inspiring and at times gripping. Fu’s escape to the West would make a great movie.

Fu Jumps From Apartment Building for His Faith

Fu Jumps From Apartment Building for His Faith

Bristol Palin

Read God's Double Agent for a story of someone who defied a government...  and lived to tell his story. We need more people of courage who take a stand!

"Real" Loss of Religious Freedom

Chris Henrichsen

We often throw around terms like oppression and tyranny, like we have a clue as to what they mean. For that reason alone, I would encourage everyone to read the story of Bob Fu, and his wife Heidi.

Every American Needs to Read this Book

Every American Needs to Read this Book

Katrina Tufaro

As I read the book, I found myself wondering how it could be possible that these events continue to take place in our world today – was it possible that these accounts were exaggerated or conflated in order to make them seem more dramatic? 

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