Joint with Zhongnan Theological Seminary, Hubei CC&TSPM held a celebration on Thanksgiving Day which falls on November 25, while a Jiangsu church hosted a Thanksgiving worship service three days later.
Churches across China celebrated the annual Thanksgiving in late November, including two churches in Guangdong and one in Hainan.
Yuguang Street Church in Dalian, Liaoning Province, showed sympathy to ethnic minority poverty-stricken families and a Shandong faith-based disabled service center received donations.
Guangxiao Church in Guangzhou, Guangdong, launched a Thanksgiving charity gala to raise money for the weak and needy people on November 28.
Nanzhan Church in Dongfeng County, Liaoyuan, Jilin, hosted Thanksgiving activities on two Sundays to express its gratitude.
A praise and worship meeting was launched in a Shanxi church to mark Thanksgiving, on the morning of November 20.
Three churches in Sichuan and one in Beijing announced the continuations of in-person gatherings after local outbreak subsided, while two churches in Jiangsu closed due to an asymptomatic case.
Shandong CC&TSPM and Guizhou CC respectively held ordination ceremonies for 55 church workers on November 21.
Three churches in Jiangsu, Inner Mongolia and Chongqing released the resumptions of in-person gatherings in middle-November.
Haikou Road Church in Changchun, Jilin Province held a Thanksgiving meeting to celebrate the fall harvest.