Archive for June, 2007

Focus Group

Some Characteristics:

  • Chinese – Speak Multiple Languages (Cantonese, Mandarin, English, or even Japanese)
  • Little Biblical Knowledge
  • Curious About Different Spiritualities But Not Churched
  • Cautious to Commit
  • Mostly the First Generation in Canada
  • Casual Dress
  • Mostly Communal but Demand Personal Space
  • Pay Less Respect to the Authorities
  • Expects Excellence
  • Busy but Always Have Time for Enjoyment (i.e. Sports & Entertainment)
  • Prefer Practical and Experimental Ideas and Advices
  • Demand High-tech Visual and Audio Experiences and Technologies


Mission Statement:

The purpose of Open Door Community Ministries is to lead people to know God fully without any obstacle and to become passionate and lively followers: through Christ-centered testimonies – personal and communal, in order to glorify God.


Our Faith

Open Door Community Ministries is a new church planting project in Richmond, BC.  For complete statement of Faith, you may refer to:

Who We Are
We are a group of people who do not have much knowledge about God and spirituality.  However, we do believe that there is a God and want His guidance in our lives.  We admit that our faith and knowledge in Him are little; yet, we will try to know Him more and follow Him closer.