Ray Johnston

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.” Ray and his wife, Carol, live in Loomis, California, and are the proud parents of four adult children and two daughters-in-law.

Scott Shaull

Scott has been a pastor on staff at Bayside Church since 2004. Prior to that, he was in the real estate development industry with over $1.2B in project value developed within the single family, hotel and multi-family sectors in the west, northwestern and northeastern regions of the United States. Scott and his family currently reside in Roseville, California. Most importantly, Scott has been married to his wife Sally for 31 years and is the proud father of two adult children who all love Jesus and even him!