We’re going to enter 2016. What are the three things Christians must do in the coming new year? Seven Chinese pastors give their answers.
On January 12, Jeremy Lin a.k.a "Linsanity" shares his team's recent situation and confesses that he plays for God whether he is a starter or sub, in the Chinese interview by Tencent Sports.
On January 14, 2016, the piano training center of Shashan Church, Shenyang, held the fifth graduation service and concert.
Carl Hunker, retired missionary and veteran Chinese church pastor, died Thursday, Jan. 7, just weeks short of his 100th birthday.served in China and Taiwan with the International Mission Board. After retiring from the IMB he taught a Chinese Sunday School class at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Overland Park. This eventually grew into Emmanuel Chinese Baptist Church where he served for many years. Arriving in
On January 19, the pastoral staff of Beijing Chaoyang Church and its group "Love Union" held the New Year Celebration, with the art association of Dongrunfengjing Community in the community.
Since January 22, 2016, the pastor team of Beijing Haidian Church has visited about 20 gathering places, a center for the aged and some poor families among believers.
God is omniscient and omnipotent. He knows my need and loves me. Then why should I pray? Rev. Kou Shaohao, the senior pastor of First Morning Light Chinese Christian Church, shed light on the topic "Faith and life".
On January 22, 2016, the representative meeting of Fuzhou Christianity elected the new official leaders of Fuzhou CCC&TSPM, Fujian.
After having shot the Christian films like Fireproof, Courageous, the director Alex Kendrick released the new film War Room in which Ms. Clara's prayer cuts to the heart in the film impressed greatly among Chinese Christians.
On January 29, 2016, the pastoral staff of Jinan Lianghui (CCC&TSPM) visited a Christian home for the aged, wishing the seniors to spend a peaceful Chinese New Year, Shandong.
Constructed by Christians in Tongbai Country, Henan province, the prayer mountain is currently under construction. The 200-m long gallery of the prayer mountain is reaching the hilltop, while the main building with a big cross is under construction.The project of prayer mountain started off in March 16th, 2010. 6 years have passed, the two prayer yards and several prayer pavilion on the way of the valley gallery are showing their shape according to the construction plan. The prayer mountain has been put into use since the beginning of 2014. Several worship and praise gathering have been held here, with the series activities of Christmas in 2015. Behind the church of Chengwan, the prayer mountain is expected to be a resting place for movin preachers, says the senior pastor of Chengwan Church.
During the Spring Festival, the Joy & Candlelight Fellowship of Beijing Chongwenmen Church visited eight sick members in February, 2016.
On March 2, 2016, Elim Children's Home, located in Xuchang, founded a volunteer service base designed by a school of psychology as part of the Helping Children Heal.
A Chinese Christian called Li Yinming initiates a campaign of writing out the Bible, planning to copy the complete Bible in his handwriting within three years. It attracts over 60 people to join the line.
On March 4, Wang Zhiying, a man suffering Leukemia, converted to Christianity during the hospitalization.
Lingfeng (Wind of the Spirit, in English) Church, situated in Shouguang, Shandong, held a worship and praise service to celebrate the International Women's Day, conveying the message that sisters are helpers.
Liu Shengcai, a Christian sandpainting artist, published his new sand animation film "Lord, I Love You" which gets more than 12,000 clicks in China and has been reprinted in church-related websites and WeChat platforms.
According to the liturgical year, Holy Week is the week before Easter. Normally the week is divided into Palm Sunday, Holy Monday, Holy Tuesday, Holy Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Holy Saturday. Holy Tuesday is the busiest day of Jesus, when he gave his last teaching to the disciples and his people from early morning until late at night.
From March 21 to March 26, Shenyang Shashan Church holds daily morning services for Holy Week at 5:00-6:30 am, including praises, prayer, sermons and meditation.
There's no record of Jesus' service on Holy Wednesday when he put down everything and just quietly communicated with God. Many pastors deliver the message of "retreat" to the congregation on Holy Wednesday.