Ray Johnston

Bayside Church: for those who don't like church

Bayside Church prides itself on providing a high-energy, encouraging and welcoming place of worship for both people who love attending church and those who are hesitant to become p ...

Bayside Church buys 60 acres in Roseville

Bayside Church is expanding its reach into Roseville with the recent purchase of 60 acres near Highway 65 and Blue Oaks Boulevard, which will serve as the future home of Bayside No ...

Bayside Church parishioners serve it up

Bayside Church canceled services this past weekend. They called off services at all four of their campuses, including in Granite Bay. But church leaders didn’t have people s ...

Bayside Church parishioners serve it up

Bayside Church cancelled services this past weekend. They called off services at all four of their campuses, including in Granite Bay. But church leaders didn't have people stay ho ...

‘America’s Got Talent’ dancers to perform at Bayside Church

When Silhouettes director Lynne Patton got the phone call asking her dance troupe to audition for “America’s Got Talent,” she thought the request was a joke. “I thought it ...

Growing church adopts 'multi-site' approach

Ruth Finsthwait spent Sunday morning watching her favorite local pastor deliver a sermon. But she never set foot in church. Instead, she sat inside a video café on the campus o ...

30,000 people descend on Bayside

About 30,000 people from across the region attended Bayside Church’s 15 Christmas services this year. Services at the Granite Bay church began Dec. 17 and concluded on Christmas ...

Down syndrome child finds fun, acceptance at Breakaway

Matthew Conry dips his hands into a puddle of blue paint and races over to his dad, arms open wide for a hug. His dad, Ralph, kindly refuses the gesture from his 10-year-old son, ...

Churches thrive at Bayside

Church leaders sometimes need a little encouragement. Bayside Church in Granite Bay offers this replenishment during its annual THRIVE conference today through Saturday. More than ...