In China’s southern Fujian Province, the main building construction of a tulou church, an enclosed and fortified earth building, is completed, with the interior design and decoration being carried out next.
The families of the two Christians who died asked the church's leadership to lead memorial services for them. However, the church doesn't have a funeral host, preacher, choir, or band, so the leader said no.
Sophia Huang Qishan and Curley G performed a song named "You Are My Way Home" at the Spring Festival Gala which took place on January 22, 2023.
Elder Yu came to Christ by singing Christian songs at a time when there was no Bible available. Comforted by the Holy Spirit in tears and prayers, he has grown along the way to become the Lord's servant.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the rural and urban churches were both faced with challenges and responded differently. The resilience of the rural church and villagers' dependence on the Christian faith stood out despite having irregular meetings.
Pastor W said that the traditional church model is more of a spider and a centralized model, while the re-emerging trend of micro-churches is a starfish model, and the key of starfish model lies in decentralization. In the organization of starfish model, any part of the organization can be as flexible, flat and completely autonomous as the organs of a starfish.
A map of the 2023 World Watch List compiled by Open Doors
Looking back and summarizing the past three years, great and far-reaching changes have taken place in many aspects of churches in China, especially in 2022, many churches in China have shown ten new trends.
China Christian Daily’s 10 most-read news stories of 2022
As we enter into 2023, the editorial team of China Christian Daily has selected the top 10 Christian news stories of 2022 based on the number of views, keyword searches, shares, and prominence of articles.