American Delegation Visits Jiangsu

By Yi Yang, November 16, 2017 08:11 AM

Group photo: eleven-visitor delegation from Word4Asia, the staff of Hudson Taylor Memorial Church, and choirs.(Wechat account: Christianity in Zhenjiang )

An eleven-person delegation from the Word4Asia Consulting International visited the Hudson Taylor Memorial Church in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu on November 12, 2017.

Rev. Chip was invited to preach a sermon titled "The Path to Life You Desire" in the Sunday service.

Rev. Gene Wood, founder and president of Word4Asia, is committed to the ministry of promoting friendship and understanding between the churches in China and the United States. He cooperated with the church in Jiangsu in church nurturing, social serivce, and publishing.

In 2008, the local government of Dantu District, Zhenjiang, granted about 20 mu (3.29 acres) of land to construct the Hudson Taylor Memorial Church. The construction kicked off in Mar. 2011 and finished in Nov. 2014. With 14,820 square meters (3.66 acres) of floor space, the new church consists of a main hall that seats over 2,000, a comprehensive building, a nursing home, and a bell tower.  

- Translated by Karen Luo

Related Article

Must Read

comments powered by Disqus

More from CCD

Vatican: Former Pope Benedict Not Suffering from Paralysis

The former pope is alright and not suffering from any debilitating ailment.

Beheaded Christian Martyrs Honored in Church Inauguration

21 Christians killed by ISIS are honored in the inauguration of a church in Egypt.

Late Pope Paul VI to Be Canonized

Another late pope will become a saint this year.

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.

Church Volunteers Sooth Patients with Music Program That Wins Award

A music program aimed to help patients reduce mental stress was awarded one of the "outstanding volunteer programs" by the Shanghai branch of the Red Cross Society of China.

Jiangxi Church Aids Miao Students for 8 Years

A bunch of Miao Christians live in fairly poor conditions in a rural village of Jiangxi. They are forgotten by the world, but not by God.

Church Makes Chinese New Year's Eve Dinner for 12 Years

A church will continue its 11-year-long tradition --- cooking the dinner on the Chinese new year's eve for people who are unable to gather with their families.

Pastor: Christians, You Can Find Way out only When You Come back to God

The secret to being blessed starts with crying to God because the sole help is from God.

How Can Christians Build a More Intimate Relationship with God?

Is our relationship with God caused by misunderstanding?

Former Pope Benedict Shares He is on a 'Pilgrimage Towards Home'

A new letter from the former pope shares his reflection of his retirement and 'pilgrimage'