Singaporean Pastor Lawrence Khong to Perform Magic in China

By Ruth Wang, November 14, 2017 07:11 AM

Pastor Lawrence Khong (middle) performed a magic show.

The Singaporean magician Rev. Lawrence Khong will lead his team to perform a large magic show named Christmas Magic in China in December 2017.

The show will be in Chongqing on Dec. 1-2, in Xiamen on Dec. 8-9, and in Hangzhou on Dec. 15-16. He will have levitation in the magic performance.

The magic show was given in Shenzhen Fenghua Grand Theatre last December. The show was fit for the whole family and combined elements like light, music, dance, and drama and has been watched by over 1 million people worldwide. Khong and his daughter Priscilla were honored as Magicians of the Year 2010 with the Elite Diamond Merlin Awards, the "Oscar" in magic.

A Christian who saw the last year's show shared that besides its fantasy style, the show was also attractive because the actor Lawrence Khong is a pastor. He used magic, exquisite scenery, music, and dances, with the story of proclaiming the faith. Every performance ended with a profound message. It showed the love and grace of salvation with an art form that struck deep in the hearts of the people. Through Christmas, the "Christmas Magic" spread out the message of faith, hope, and love.

The magician is also the senior pastor of  Faith Community Baptist Church (FCBC), which has over ten thousand members. Regarding why he entered the entertainment world, he said that he heard God's calling. "The most effective pulpit in the world that focuses on 'seeing and hearing' is in cinemas, television, concert halls, and theatres. Are you willing to get into the world's real pulpit through the media and entertainment world?"

After prayer, he obeyed God and founded Gateway Entertainment. He has performed thousands of shows in the world and thousands watching his shows have converted to Christianity.

- Translated by Karen Luo

Related Article

Must Read

comments powered by Disqus

More from CCD

Kris Wu Teams Up with Justin Bieber for 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Check out this cool tag-team in the latest NBA All-Stars Game.

Winter Romance Leads Chinese Box Office

A Chinese movie shot in Antarctica is currently dominating the Chinese box office this week.

Jesus' Baptism Site to Be Cleared from Mines

After delays, the de-mining project in the area where Jesus was baptized will finally be launched.

How to Celebrate Valentine's Day without Compromising Ash Wednesday and your Christian Faith

How will we observe Valentine's Day on the day the Lent season begins?

Dilraba Dilmurat Backs Out from Chinese Variety Show 'Keep Running' Season 6

Another cast member leaves this popular variety show in China.

Christians Spread Chinese New Year Culture through Spring Festival Couplets

Young Christians invited calligraphers and calligraphy amateurs to write Spring Couplets and send them to communities and friends.

F4 Reunion To Happen on Chinese New Year Gala,Report Says

Will 2000s' favorite foursome reunite once more?

One of the Oldest Church in Turkey Discovered

Archaeologists in Turkey may have located one of the oldest churches in Asia Minor.

Chinese Version of 'Beauty and the Beast' Musical Showing Soon

Shanghai Disney Resort will be having a new musical shown soon.

'Miss Puff' to Premier in China on Friday

One of the year's most anticipated movies will be shown in China this weekend.