The fourth Christian Media Summit was held by the Israeli government on Sunday at the Friends of Zion Heritage Center in Jerusalem. Featuring Israel’s friendships with Christians and its peace deals with Arabic countries, the event invited journalists, Israeli leaders, and world figures to be the speakers.
Established nearly 70 years ago, the St. Paul’s Church in Qingdao, Shandong is an important local Christian church. However, few know that the church’s bell is 120 years old and has a tortured tale behind it.
Zhao Cuiping was teaching senior believers in the literary class held in Kongtong District Church in Pingliang, China's northern Gansu Province.
"Before I died, God opened my eyes to the wisdom of reading the Bible." Said Sister Liu Xiuqin, now 72.Liu is a student of Pingliang Church's literacy class. Elder Zhang Baohua, the current monitor of the literacy class, said that in the middle of September 2008, under the proposal of the fellowship of the Women's Department, the church established the fellowship of literacy class for the elderly and middle-aged illiterate brothers and sisters in the church.
Jiayin Church in Pujin Street, Pujiang Town, Minhang District, Shanghai
The Global Convention on Christian Faith&World Evangelization was held virtually in Jakarta, Indonesia, in which Stephen Tong and world Christian leaders spoke. As more than 10,000 people from 47 countries registered, the hosts hoped there would be at least 60% from Indonesia, and 40% from all over the world.