Pastor Zhu Guijin explains how musical knowledge will help pastors serve more effectively.
In recent years, the poor economic situation has affected the rural economy and income, particularly inpacting families burdened with debt due to marriage. The economic uncertainty intensifies their desire for certainty, contributing to the resurge of mysterious folk religions in rural areas.
The wife of a pastor shares a side of her husband that is probably unknown to many, leaving me to reflect on the right order in the family.
Pentecost is described as a mysterious and transcendent holiday that symbolizes the Holy Trinity and the presence of the Spirit of God, inviting people to tune their souls to the hymn of God, while emphasizing the importance of deep silence and attuning to the divine voice for spiritual purification and preparation for Pentecost.
The Chinese government official was telling me about how he had experienced changes during his career in the government’s policies dealing with religious groups. When he was first studying for government service, he said, the party line was that religion was a bad thing, and the ultimate goal was to banish it from Chinese culture.
Chinese Christian Scholar: The Outbreak of Russian-Ukrainian War Calls for Deep Reflection on Russian Orthodox Culture, Thought
In regards to the outbreak of the Russian-Ukrainian war, a Chinese Christian scholar urges Christians to reflect deeply on the Russian Orthodox culture.
Changing churches often loses more than gain, as more time should be spent getting familiar with the new church.
A Christian self-media person talks about the impact of the gradual disappearance of we-media: Christians' devotion habituals will change, believers in need will be left unattended to, and the spread of the gospel will be affected.
For the development of Chinese urban churches, especially for church groups in southeast coastal cities like City-A, three dimensions or aspects need to be considered and solved at the same time.
An essay on the possible conflicting views of sociology and theology towards Christianity and how Chinese Church should be built