There is no place on earth like the San Francisco Bay Area. News, trends, art, and soul have stemmed from its core for decades as well as passion, compassion, spirit and truth. It is the home of rich history, music, breathtaking landscape and vibrant church communities overflowing with young and seasoned professionals and creatives Pulse on the Bay looks at the Christian community’s engagement on local, state and national events. Take a look at how people and organizations respond to the needs and challenges facing Northern California and the communities beyond.
On average in any given year The Salvation Army aids more than 30 million Americans. That number has increased by millions more in light of the pandemic. Today, Major Gwyn Jones, Co-pastor and director of the Salvation Army Concord, California facility, talks about the impact of the pandemic on The Salvation Army.
FeatherVine launched in 2017 to promote a united, effective, and hope-filled response from local churches and 501(3)’s for recovery efforts within Sonoma County. What started to aide in Sonoma county’s historic wildfire recovery that year, continues five years later in the midst of a global pandemic.
The River of Life Christian Church, is the largest Chinese Church in the Bay Area, under the direction of Founder and Senior Pastor Tong Liu. Along with it’s charity foundation ROLF, the church was recently awarded by Santa Clara and Silicon Valley organizations, two awards for their COVID-19 work.
Today we will talk about the impact the last few years has had on Alameda County and beyond as well as the blood drives, food pantry, free tax help COVID-19 Testing at their Oakland facility and more. Bishop Jackson will talk about where we are in the Bay, where we are headed and how we as residents can be prepared.
Sonoma County is home to breathtaking landscapes and great outdoor experiences. Creating moments of inspiration in these settings for spiritual seekers is transforming spiritually, emotionally and physically.
NorCal Christian Events has connected people with stimulating venues for decades throughout the Bay Area and the state. Here to tell us more is Cole Nevin.
Here to talk about healing and personal growth is licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Dawn Holiday.
First Responders Resiliency, Inc., pulled together a team of experts to change the lives of First Responders and their loved ones.
Disaster preparedness is critical to everyone, but, how do these complexities affect non-English speaking residents?