CCCTO English Ministry
Spiritual Retreat

September 3-5, 2022

Location: Forest Home Christian Camps
40000 Valley of the Falls Drive, Forest Falls, CA


In Colossians 3:10, Paul encourages believers to put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator. As Jesus removes the decaying layers of your old self, He replaces it with something greater: A joyful and thriving life that glorifies God and empowers you to be different. 

While you lean on God to discover your new self, you will enjoy God’s creation and deepen friendships with others at a beautiful retreat location in San Bernadino. You and your family will love this retreat and activities such as swimming, ziplining, kayaking and s’moring over bonfire.

Registration opens on Sunday, June 5. Please stop by our Retreat Booth in the fellowship hall and reserve your spots! 

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Dr. Ray Chang

Retreat Speaker

Dr. Ray Chang is originally from Southern California where he attended Biola University majoring in Biblical Studies. From Biola, he went to Talbot and Dallas Theological Seminary earning a Masters in Divinity and a Masters in Sacred Theology. He more recently completed his Doctorate in Ministry at Trinity Divinity Evangelical School. In addition to his academic history, Ray has extensive ministry experience in second-generation Korean American and multiethnic ministries. He began as a youth pastor in Southern California, then moved to an internship at First Evangelical Free Church of Fullerton under the pastoral leadership of Chuck Swindoll. It was there that Ray was ordained and received his call to Korean Central Presbyterian Church as their English ministry pastor. He served there for three years from 1993-1996. Afterward, he planted a multi-ethnic church, Ambassador Bible Church, in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. 

In 2000, Ray moved back to Southern California to the same church where Ray did his internship, EV Free Fullerton to become the Outreach Pastor. In 2003, Ray planted his second church, Ambassador Church in Anaheim and Brea. Currently, Ray leads a multiethnic ministry called Ambassador Network focused on Church Planting/Leadership Development in the Multiethnic context. As part of Ambassador Network, and Ray leads the Mosaix Institute at Wheaton College as run a small business in Irvine called, FastSigns of Irvine. Ray is married to Sun, and they have twin daughters, Kristen and Karissa who are both in college.

Pastor Scott Shimada

Youth Speaker

Scott Shimada has been the Youth Pastor at the San Lorenzo Japanese Christian Church since 2000. He and his wife have three daughters and they live in Alameda. He is also the founder of Play4Him which is a non-profit he started in 2015 to help professional athletes use their platforms to share the Gospel. He loves meeting new people and is very excited to come to camp and meet new friends!