Freedom Project Day Two

Freedom Project  \\  Sep 24, 2013

Hope is a powerful thing. Without hope, life doesn’t seem worthwhile or fulfilling. So how does hope exist, and even thrive, in a hopeless world? Hope exists because God has provided it as a reason to look forward to tomorrow. Hope thrives when we see the world around us through its power to change that world for the better. We can help permeate hope into the hearts and homes of our region and world by praying for and partnering with the “My Hope” project. Learn more at

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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