The consecration and dedication service began at 8:30 a.m., moderated by Rev. Wang Conglian, Chairperson of Guangxi TSPM. Rev. Wang also presided over the Rite of Opening the Door, the Rite of Opening the Cross, and the Rite of Opening the Pulpit.
The church choir sang hymns in turn. Rev. Bao Yanzhen, Chairperson of Qinzhou TSPM, preached a sermon titled “The Glory of the New Temple”. All the pastors then prayed together for the dedication of the church. Finally, the congregation sang “I Love the Chinese Church”. The consecration and dedication service ended with the prayer and blessing by Rev. Wang Conglian.
The dedication ceremony was presided over by Rev. Bao Yanzhen at 10 o’clock. Elder Mo Peibing, Director of Qinzhou Church, reported on the building of the church. Rev. Wang Conglian gave words of exhortation. The congregation sang “Bless Our Country, O Lord”.
The Thanksgiving and praise kicked off at 11 o’clock. The choirs of Qinzhou Church and other churches performed a few choral songs. The gospel dance team of Qinzhou Church and the choir of Rongxian Church also presented songs and dances.
Translator & editor: Bei Feng