"Children inherit what they know best from their parents, which means if you want to pass on something to your child, you make it the most familiar to them." Dr. Wang Xuefu, a Christian psychologist, shared four tips for Christian parents to raise their children.
When there is a financial problem, a pastor may continue to serve the church with stress, choose to work part-time, or leave his or her ministry. Little do full-time church workers talk about personal incomes as the topic seems ungodly.
The Oxford Handbook of the Bible in China has been published both offline and online, aiming to “provide surprising answers and discoveries related to the Bible and its place in China over the last thirteen hundred years.”
"The mission God gave me 20 years ago to build a church is complete." Sister Kang's son and daughter-in-law purchased a building at a cost of 1.68 million yuan, which is used for temporary gathering after renovation.
The new coronavirus pandemic has changed an urban church in many ways, such as the number of worship services, the way gatherings are held, the composition of the congregation, the spiritual lives of believers and their enthusiasm for gathering.
The statue of Lin-Chao Chin on the Gulang Island, Xiamen, Fujian Province
Some 70-year-old handwritten medical records were published online, showing that Lin Chao-chin, founder of modern Chinese obstetrics and gynecology, once delivered Yuan Longping, father of hybrid rice.
What I have seen during my church life over the years is that the churchgoers of the local village come and go, one after another, and there are not many believers who really have faith in Christian teachings. I have even seen some pastors leave the church and abandon the life of faith. Especially, I noticed that there were two local village churches, which had been closed in recent years, with their followers scattered!