After the founding of the People's Republic of China, Christianity in the country developed rapidly. In 2007, some scholars estimated that there were 60 or 70 million Christians in China. In a short period of 20 or 30 years, the sharply increasing number of Christians was mainly because of the following reasons.
One of the common problems facing the Chinese church today is the increase in the number of scam artists who prey upon believers the rampage of scammers. They often pretend to be Christians and blend in the church with other believers.
On September 1, 2020, the Brothers' Fellowship of Qingyang Church in Jinjiang, Fujian, held a Bible study.
Qingyang Church wished to establish a fellowship of brothers who would be given responsibilities to provide memorial services. In this way, the community would see that the Church had not only females but also males.
We should invite God into our new year plans to stir up our fervor, Beijing Gangwashi Church said. Pastor Liu Lu preached how to plan for this new year from three angles during the last day's sermon: count grace, draw a new year's plan, and take the opportunity to dedicate themself.
A church held a meeting dinner for single believers in the Spring Festival who wouldn't come back home as they were encouraged by the government to live for the Lunar New Year under the resurgence of coronavirus cases.
As a Chinese saying goes, “A man should get married on coming of age, and so should a girl.” When love reaches a certain stage, two people who love each other will naturally want to get married. But falling in love is easy, while living with another person is hard. After the end of the pandemic in 2020, there were long lines of couples waiting in front of civil affairs bureaus in a lot of provinces and cities for divorces. The daily trivialities during the period of domestic isolation become catalysts for divorce.