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Welcome to Bethel Church California!
A GBI church serving San Francisco Bay Area
2017: The Year of Miracle Harvest

Who We Are

Bethel Church California was founded in April 2005 by Pastors Billy & Sonny Lesmana in San Francisco. We are a local church operating under the spiritual covering of Pastor DR. Niko Njotorahardjo (Senior Pastor of GBI Jln. Gatot Subroto – Jakarta) and Pastor Djohan Handojo (Senior Pastor of Bethany Church Singapore).

Bethel Church California, through its pastors and leadership team, has a strong spirit of prophetic prayer, praise and worship to penetrate through society by imparting Christ’s love.

Our Mission

To build a church with a strong of prayer and worship atmosphere; disciple every member, release them into ministry to fulfill the Great Commission.

Our Vision

Also God said to him: “I am God Almighty. Be fruitful and multiply; a nation and a company of nations shall proceed from you, and kings shall come from your body (Genesis 35:11)

Our Faith

Bethel Church California believes the whole Bible to be completely and equally inspired and that it is the written Word of God.

Statement of Faith

Our Pastors


Billy & Sonny Lesmana 

Pastor of Bethel Church California. Prior to founding Bethel Church California, Pastors Billy and Sonny have been ministering in music department, young professional and couple ministry for over decade since 1991 at GBI Gatot Subroto-Jakarta, Indonesia.


Djohan Handojo 

Senior pastor of Bethany Church Singapore and GBI City Tower, Jakarta.  Pastor Djohan also leads field mission and apostolic ministry for foreign affairs in GBI Gatot Subroto, Jakarta.



 DR Ir. Niko Njotorahardjo

Born in Bondowoso, Indonesia, Pastor Niko is a Senior Pastor of GBI Jl. Gatot Subroto, Jakarta-Indonesia. Pastoring more than 800 churches around the globe with more than 250,000 members.


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Worship Experience


Bethel Church California believes that church should engaging in ability to lift up our God and having fun in Worship; we practice dynamic worship from one Sunday to another in variety styles of worship from traditional to contemporary music. Songs text is display on the screen in Indonesian and English


 Give generously to them and do so without a grudging heart; then because of this the Lord your God will bless you in all your work and in everything you put your hand to.


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Brisbane Village Worship Center

120 Old County Road
Brisbane, CA 94005

Sunday Services
11:00 AM PST (English)

5:00 PM PST (Indonesian)