Posts filed under: Faith and Silicon Valley

Conversations about Race

The tragic shootings of African-American men and police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge are heart-wrenching.  People of all races in America wonder when these events will stop and true race reconciliation can take place. Most people would acknowledge that there has been considerable progress since the Jim Crow days and the racial strife of......

Stories of Success, Adversity, and Faith — the 2016 Silicon Valley Prayer Breakfast

Finding God is a process. Reading and listening to stories of how God has touched the lives of people is one important way to start the process. It is for this reason that I author this Website and wrote the book Finding God in Silicon Valley. Another wonderful way to hear inspiring stories of faith is......

Signature Silicon Valley — Interview with Skip Vaccarello

Recently, I was interviewed by Janice Edwards for her program Signature Silicon Valley on CreaTV in San Jose.  The topic was “Finding God in Silicon Valley.”  I discussed my story — how I came to faith and why I wrote Finding God in Silicon Valley. The interview is 10 minutes long....

Transforming the Bay With Christ Convenes Christian leaders to consider Big Holy Audacious Goals

Transforming the Bay with Christ (TBC) brought together San Francisco Bay Area Christian business, faith, and community leaders Saturday morning, January 9, 2016. The gathering was at Epic Church in downtown San Francisco’s SOMA district. TBC’s mission is “to catalyze a holistic gospel movement in the Bay Area that results in spiritual and societal transformation.”......

Transforming the Bay with Christ — Is it Possible and What Does it Mean?

Nearly two years ago a unique group of Christ followers came together, asking the question: What would it be like to help catalyze a holistic Gospel movement in the Bay Area? Nearly two years ago, when this group of Christ-followers, who were in the business world and in the church world formed a board —......

Creating the Feel of a Small Town Church — The Highway Community

When we think of successful churches, we may first think of the biggest churches – those with the highest attendance and the most renowned pastors. Many large churches are indeed excellent and helping their congregations live out God’s Word. But God can also make His presence known through much smaller churches. The Highway Community is a......

“Hello Christian” Interview with Skip Vaccarello

The online magazine Hello Christian recently published an interview with Skip Vaccarello about his book and on the state of Christian faith in Silicon Valley. All over the world people know what you are talking about when you mention ‘Silicon Valley.’ It’s the place where start-ups and capitalists hope to earn a fortune. It’s the......

An Amazon Bestseller

It is humbling, but exciting to report that the book launch was quite successful. Finding God in Silicon Valley climbed to #1 in the category Christian Leadership. My goal with my book and this blog is to get out the message of hope and joy that comes with faith in Christ. You might consider giving copies......

“Finding God in Silicon Valley” Launches on Amazon on Friday, October 30!

As a follower of this blog you have had the opportunity to read inspiring stories of faith. I have now packaged some of the best of those stories in a book, Finding God in Silicon Valley — Spiritual Journeys in a High-Tech World. The book is scheduled to launch on Amazon on Friday, October 30.  My purpose......

Upcoming Faith in the Marketplace Events

Followers of Christ are often challenged about how to live out their faith in the marketplace. Three events are coming up that provide opportunities both for followers of Christ and for those curious about faith to see examples and learn how biblical principles can be applied to work....

Catalyzing a Bay Area Movement

Over 225 Christian church pastors, ministry professionals, and non-profit leaders gathered at Dublin’s Valley Christian Center Saturday on September 12, 2015. The Saturday morning gathering was organized by Transforming the Bay with Christ (TBC) to bring together Christian leaders in order to promote the vision of the San Francisco Bay Area transformed by the person......

Insights on Faith in Silicon Valley

The Gospel Herald recently published an interview with Skip Vaccarello in which he discussed his new book Finding God in Silicon Valley and insights that came from his interviews for the book and this blog. See: Take Advantage of Every Opportunity to Reach Out Click Here to Read More...