On the first Sunday after the lunar new year, I visited a rural church which can accommodate 100 people at least, but there were only 11 people attending the service.
As the Church in China cannot preach the gospel in public places other than churches and gathering places, reception work is even more important in order to reach religious investigators who come to the church on their own initiative.
A meeting point in Nanjing, Jiangsu, situated along the eastern coast of China, hosted the first praise and worship meeting after its completion.
Compared with decades ago, preachers’ salaries and theology literacy today have significantly improved, but they also face the unique challenges of this era.
Since 2020, the number of young people in many domestic churches has sharply decreased. At the same time, these churches have faced challenges in providing pastoral care for young members.
Encountered serious disputes among believers, two "firefighting" pastors keep preaching to face them.
As a Christian, do your actions serve as a testament to the gospel, or do they hinder others? The lifestyle of a Christian can either bear witness to Jesus, naturally sowing the seeds of the gospel, or it can become an obstacle that prevents others from entering the church.
“Lord, I thank you for loving an ‘idiot’ like me, who is being silly all the time!” An elderly sister shares her more than 30-year walk with Christ.
"I have Bibles here in the warehouse, and the warehouse is due for moving. How many Bibles do you want?" One day, Brother M received a strange phone call, eager to donate the Bibles. The woman then said, "If you want more, you can drive a car here for a full load of it."
Visitation is an important initiative to find back those "lost" believers who stop attending church services since the three-year-long pandemic.