A church in Shangqium Henan was shut down from August 2018 for "the close distance to the local government and school" during the church crackdown campaign in Henan. It has been closed since then, while most churches in the city have been recently reopened.
After the exchanges with elder,pastor and serving person, I believe that the churches would experience revival. As they respect the elderly, take the initiative to visit the believers and do a good job in the ministry.
Elder Zheng Fengying is a seventy-seven-year-old elder of Yaodu District Church in Linfen, China’s northern Shanxi. Devoted to God's ministry the whole life, she is full of enthusiasm and care for the church.
The largest Chinese Christian video resource website was banned/blocked(which is better?) last Friday. Featuring sermons preached by famous overseas Chinese pastors, Fuyin TV is popular among the Christian community in China as it is illegal to spread Christian videos without authorities’ permission.
I come from a Christian family, and I am the fourth generation of Christians in the family. Faith in God seems a matter of course to me because my father used to be an elder in the church. He used to lead me to Sunday school when I was young. When I grew up, he led me to the YMCA.
Bangbie Church for Dai minorties in Yingjiang County, Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture, China's southeastern Yunnan Province
In Yingjiang, Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture, a small county in Yunnan’s border to Myanmar, an ethnic minority village released a regulation in early September that locals must not convert to Christianity, otherwise the offenders will be punished.
Undoubtedly, the majority of Christians in China have always been rural-oriented. The main motivation for conversions to Christianity may be felt needs: to heal diseases, loneliness, and have a meaningful cultural and social life.
On August 30,2020, the Chuncheng Church - Dongshan Church in China's northeastern Jilin Province were full of attendees. They all kept socially distant due to the coronavirus pandemic.