CCC&TSPM held a video conference with China Partner to maintain the partnership.
On February 25, Rev. Shen Xuebin, vice president of China Christian Council (CCC), stated that with a long-standing relationship, the mutual fellowship and greetings between the Chinese church and China Partner had never been interrupted, though they couldn’t visit each other due to COVID-19, CCC&TSPM reported. China Partner is a Christian organization whose mission is to serve the church in China as they fulfill the Great Commission. Besides introducing the ministries of the Chinese church since the outbreak of the virus, he expected both parties to maintain the friendship formed by previous generations, pray, and support each other.
On behalf of China Partner, President Erik Burklin expressed his blessing to the Church in China and congratulated the success of the 2022 Winter Olympics, thanking the president and chairman of CCC&TSPM for their greetings in letters during the pandemic. Burklin said that they would keep on respecting the principle of developing religion in the Chinese context and publicize the Chinese church from the positive side, looking forward to continuing their partnership.
- Translated by Abigail Wu