An increasing number of young believers are leaving the church to seek opportunities elsewhere, including those who serve as church workers and theological students. However, some youth fellowships are exploring and experiencing success in receiving, shepherding, and calling young people.
The famous article "Peach Blossom Spring" shares a story about a fisherman who strayed into an isolated paradise. During my visit to the county church which holds evening service every single day, I also deeply felt that I was entering the spiritual peach blossom spring.
A pastor in North China shares how her surburban church relied on the Internet to pastor thousands of believers during the COVID-19 lockdown.
In the WeChat group of N Church, the Bible reading relay activity lasts from morning till night, seven days a week. This church has been maintaining this activity for well over half a year, and it continues to attract an increasing number of believers to participate.
Directors of an elderly care center run by a church in Guangdong discussed hospice care, seeking and rebuilding the cognition of the dignity of life.
The Xi’an YMCA initiated three public welfare endeavors to support children and alleviate poverty during Tencent's 99 Giving Day on September 1.
A church in Guangdong province, on China’s southeastern coast, still needs 2.78 million yuan to rebuild a chapel in honor of Leung Faat, the first Chinese missionary.
Two pastors share their experiences regarding whether church administration should be separated from pastoral ministry. As shepherding the flock remains at the core of all church activities, all management techniques should serve as an aid to pastoring rather than a hindrance.
In order to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival, a volunteer service club in Jiangsu held a lecture on summer TCM health care knowledge for the elderly in the community.
"Unlike in other churches, the elderly believers here are not the ones who need to be taken care of; rather, they are the very backbone of most of our ministries!" commented a young pastor who is responsible for the elderly ministry, praising the invaluable contribution of the elderly believers.