Topic: WW2 Memorial
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the victory of Anti-Japanese War and the Victory of the World War against Fascism. TSPM&CCC in Sanming City ,Fujian Province organized an evening praise gathering to commemorate the victory of the Anti-Japanese War and the 70th anniversary of the Victory of the World War II.
Local newspaper in Changsha reported that during the period of Anti-Japanese War, German priests set up a shelter in Zhijiang County, Huaihua city, Hunan province to help 550 Chinese orphans.
Teens and guys who were in their early twenties 70 years ago now have become white-haired old men. Time may have diluted the memory, but the memory of the Japanese atrocities, which is of 72 years ago, is still difficult for the senior to calm down.
Recently, churches in Beijing have held a variety of exhibitions and activities to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Victory of the War against Japanese Aggression and the WW2.
Chinese 'sequel' to British classic Chariots of Fire greenlit to tell the Eric Liddell’s life in China after his Olympic Success
Focusing on Eric Liddel's life after his Olympic success, an unofficial sequel to British classic Chariots of Fire named "Completely Surrender" (or "absolute surrender") greenlit in China recently. The film is currently in production and will focus on Eric's Christian faith as the main storyline, telling of his missionary career after he won the Olympic gold medal in China.
Groups of Jews, who don't understand Chinese, want to express their thanks towards Shanghai in Chinese. They hold signs with writings of "thank you" in Chinese and with full smiles. Even the Prime Minister of Israel is involved.
Beijing GangWaShi Church held the "pray for tomorrow's peace" Worship Service, on the 70th anniversary of the victory of the war, through pastoral sermon, prayer and hymn-singing.
Mary Previte's Memories of Her Young Life in Prison in China during WW2: Teaches Survival, Learned the Hard Way
During the 70th Anniversary of the Victory of the World Anti-Fascist War,BBC published Mary Previte's experiences in Weihsien Internment Camp in China, as well as her life after being rescued from captivity by the Japanese Forces during WW2.
Beijing Christian held a concert for Peace and Justice in the Century Theatre, Sep20th, 2015, commemorating the 70 anniversary of the victory of the Anti-Japanese War and the end of WWII, with documentaries, poetry, dance, poetry, etc.
Can We Hold Memorial Services for Christians who have Committed Suicide? — Will They be Saved or Not
There is a traditional viewpoint held by some churches that Christians who committed suicide are not to be saved, so it is inappropriate to hold memorial services for them. However, things are more complicated in reality.