October 17 2017

 \\  Oct 17, 2017

Ouch. When Pastor Ray presented a challenging portion of this past weekend’s message, it most likely made each of us squirm just a little bit in our seat. Developing the attitudes and actions of life that’ll activate growth are a conscious choice. In fact, as he unpacks this truth, he refers to what he calls “the most depressing verse” in the entire Bible!

Ray Johnston


Pastor Ray Johnston has a rich and varied background as a university and graduate-school professor, speaker, writer, and founder of Thrive Communications. He is also the founding pastor of Bayside Church in the Sacramento, California suburb of Granite Bay, which Ray describes as “a church for people who don’t like church.” Bayside has grown into one of the largest churches in the nation with more than 12,000 people coming together every weekend at the Granite Bay campus and thousands more in multiple affiliated churches throughout the Sacramento region.

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