CCC&TSPM Leaders Send Message of Condolence to Mourn Billy Graham's Death

By Karen Luo, February 25, 2018 03:02 AM

CCC&TSPM published the message of condolence to mourn Billy Graham's death on Feb.22, 2018. (CCC&TSPM )

After evangelist Billy Graham passed away on February 21, 2018, the CCC&TSPM leaders issued an online message of condolence to mourn his death, according to the official website of the CCC&TSPM. The letter was signed by Rev. Gao Feng, president of the CCC, and Elder Fu Xianwei, chairperson of the TSPM. 

Below is the full text:

It was with great sadness that we learnt about the passing of Rev. Dr. Billy Graham. A true man of God and one of the most influential Christian leaders in the world, Rev. Billy Graham has transformed tens of millions of people's life through his gracious lifetime service.

We have been particularly grateful for Rev. Graham's concerns and commitment to the Christians in China. His family and he have been dear friends to the Church in China over the decades through dynamic dialogues and collaborations. Rev. Graham's faithfulness and humility have been inspirations to countless Chinese Christians, and his messages of love and hope will remain in the hearts of many and continue to be guidance in their spiritual lives for long even after his time.

On behalf of CCC&TSPM and Christians in China, we mourn together with Christians all around the world over the loss of him. We shall remember his faithful witness and think of his family in our prayer. 

Related Article

Must Read

comments powered by Disqus

More from CCD

Renovated Gulangyu Trinity Church Holds Dedication Service

On March 17, 2019, Trinity Church was dedicated on Gulangyu Island, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.

Brief Account of Current Chinese Urban Church Charismatic Movement

The Charismatic Church characteristics and an example of it.

Ningxia Layman Creates Chinese Hymns and Will Continue on

Brother Luan who lives in Yinchuan, Ningxia province is an ordinary Christian who creates hymns.

Anhui Christians Plant Trees on Arbor Day

On March 9, 2019, in Anqing, Anhui Province, believers from the city and Haikou county led by Pastor Zheng Yuguo, members of the Timothy fellowships, and volunteers visited Anqing's Zhengsheng Love and Care Service Centre to plant trees.

Jiangxi Church Celebrates International Women’s Day

On March 8, 2019, International Women's Day, Ji'an Gospel Church of Jiangxi held a gathering for female Christians.

Shaanxi Church Launches Charity Campaigns to Inherit Spirit of Communist Legend “Lei Feng”

The church in Hanzhong, Shaanxi, launched charity campaigns to honor the Communist legend "Lei Feng",

Ten Outstanding Female Chinese Christians in Chinese Church History

A brief account of 10 outstanding Chinese female Christians.

Yunnan Church Sets Up Psychological Counseling Room

According to the Beichen Church in Kunming, Yunnan province, it has set up a psychological counselling room for people in need.

New Church Dedicated in Hanzhong, Shaanxi

On February 13, 2019, the Xiangshui Church in Nanzheng district, Hanzhong held a ceremony dedicating a new church.

Yunnan Churches Launch Handwriting Bible to Mark Centenary of CUV Bible

To honor the centenary of the Chinese Union Version Bible, five Yunnan churches launched a Bible handwriting campaign.