Multicultural Ministries in Christ have a vision to raise 50 solid lay-leaders within 5 years from 2016-2020!

If you want to be part of this vision in a serious manner, please contact Shohei Suzuki.

Leadership Trainings

TheOrchardNetwork_main-colorcropped-300x120Momentum – This is a 21-month program for those who have a call to vocational ministry, whether in pastoral ministry, church planting or the mission field.

Leverage – This is a 16-week training program for lay leaders who want to invest themselves more intentionally in ministry.

Christian Media Resource


Unlocking the Bible shares the Power of the Open Book through online Christian radio, sermons, devotionals, podcasts, and other Bible resources from Pastor Colin Smith

Reading Recource


ESV Study Bible
10 Keys for Unlocking the Bible – Colin Smith
Understanding the Bible – John Stott
How to Read the Bible Book by Book – Gordon D. Fee / Douglas Stuart
How to Read the Bible for All its Worth -Gordon D. Fee / Douglas Stuart
Handbook to the Bible – David and Pat Alexander

The Gospels

Living the Cross-Centered Life – C.J. Mahaney
The Prodigal God – Timothy Keller
What is the Gospel? – by Greg Gilbert
God Is the Gospel – John Piper


Everyone’s a Theologian – R. C. Sproul
Christian Beliefs: Twenty Basics Every Christian Should Know – Wayne Grudem
Systematic Theology – Wayne Grudem


The NEW Matthew Henry Commentary – Matthew Henry
New Bible Commentary – Gordon J. Wenham / J. Alec Motyer


Why We Love The church – Kevin Deyong & Ted Kluck
Stop Dating the Church! – Joshua Harris
The Master’s Plan for the Church – John MacArthur
What Is a Healthy Church – Mark Dever
Center Church: Doing Balanced, Gospel Centered Ministry in Your City – Timothy Keller

Church History

Church History in Plain Language – Bruce L. Shelley


Heaven How I Got here – Colin Smith
The Master Plan of Evangelism – Dr. Robert E. Coleman
Evangelism and The Sovereignty of God – J.I. Packer
The Gospel and Personal Evangelism – Mark Dever and C. J. Mahaney
New Christian’s Handbook – Max Anders


Let the Nations Be Glad – John Piper
The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity – Philip Jenkins

Western Christians in Global Mission –  Paul Borthwick

Cross-Cultural Servanthood – Duane Elmer
Cross-Cultural Connections – Duane Elmer
Cross-Cultural Conflict – Duane Elmer
Christian Mission in the Modern – John Stott
Leading Across Cultures – James Plueddemann

Multicultural Ministries

Ethnic Blends: Mixing Diversity into Your Local Church
Building a Healthy Multi-ethnic Church – Mark DeYmaz


Spiritual Leadership – J. Oswald Sanders
The Book of Leadership – John Macarthur
Spiritual Leadership: Moving People on to God’s Agenda
The Trellis and the Vine – Colin Marshall & Tony Payne
How People Change – Timothy S Lane – Paul David Trip
Multiply – Francis Chan
Discipling: How to Help Others Follow Jesus – Mark Dever
Sticky Team – Larry Osborne
The Peace Maker – Ken Sande
Spiritual Disciplines Handbook – Adele Ahlberg Calhoun

Christian Growth and Maturity

10 Keys to Unlock the Christian Life – Colin Smith
The 10 Greatest Struggles of Your Life – Colin Smith
Jonah: Navigating a God-centered Life – Colin Smith
Don’t Waste Your Life – John Piper
Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire: What Happens When God’s Spirit Invades the Hearts of His People – Jim Cymbala
When I don’t Desire God – John Piper
Dug Down Deep – Joshua Harris
Follow Me – David Platt
Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream – David Platt
Desiring God – by John Piper
The Discipline of Grace – Jerry Bridges
Disciplines of a Godly Man – R. Kent Hughes
Disciplines of a Godly Woman – Barbara Hughes
Work Matters –  Tom Nelson

Small Groups and Caring

Side by Side – Edward T. Welch

Marriage and Family and Parenting

When Sinners Say ” I do.” – Dave Harvey
Sacred Marriage – Gary Thomas
The Meaning of Marriage – Timothy Keller
Disciplines of a Godly Family – Kent & Barbara Hughes
Shepherding a Child’s Heart – Tedd Tripp


Mere Christianity – C.S. Lewis
The Reason for God – Timothy Keller

Prayer and Devotion

Prayer – Timothy Keller
A Godward Life – John Piper
Praying with Paul: A Call to Spiritual Reformation – D. A. Carson
A Call to Prayer – J.C. Ryle
Praying the Bible – Donald S. Whitney

Church Planting

Launch: Starting a New church from Scratch – Nelson Searcy, Kerrick Thomas
Nine Marks of a Healthy Church – Mark Dever
Planting Missional Churches – Ed Stetzer and Daniel IM