Tag: Festivals

Blog Entries

Can Christians Celebrate Halloween?

An Explanation and a Rejoinder

Some thoughts on Halloween for Christians in China.

Chinese Church Voices

Mid-Autumn Festival—A Christian Perspective

On September 13, Chinese celebrated one of China’s biggest holidays—Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋节). This article from the Gospel Times looks at if and how Christians should observe the holiday.

Chinese Church Voices

Handling Family Relationships at Holiday Time

One of the challenges facing those who come to faith in China is how to handle family relationships during the traditional holidays when they return home to be with family members who do not share their faith and may not accept it. In this article, published in the Christian Times just prior to the Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day holiday, a believer shares some thoughts on how Christians can handle the tensions that naturally arise during holiday visits.