On June 14, 2019, Rev. Hua Yaozeng, vice-chairman of the national committee of Three-self Patriotic Movement (TSPM) and chairman of Shanghai Christian Council (CC), died of disease at the age of 87.
Rev. Hua was a member of the third and fourth standing committee of the China Christian Council and vice-chairman of the seventh TSPM. He also worked as senior pastor of Shanghai's Xiabei Church and Moore Memorial Church.
According to the Shanghai CC&TSPM, the funeral will be held on Tuesday and the memorial service in Moore Memorial Church next Wednesday.