Chinese New Year Celebration
Chinese New Year is a very important moment celebrated by Chinese people all over the world to meet their relatives and pray for the better future. However,there are some myths in the traditions that don’t meet the Christians’faith.
Through this celebration, Sekolah SMP Dian Harapan Mentawai presents Chinese New Year celebration to the students to advance their attitude as Christ’ disciples in dealing with this Chinese cultural tradition. The activities were:
1. Socializing the use of Mandarin language.
2. Acknowledging Chinese cultures and traditions.
3. Enhancing the Chinese art.
4. Returning to what the Bible says about the traditions.