Bernard Emerson

Bernard Emerson

Bernard Emerson is a proud native and resident of Oakland, California. Bernard works with Urban Churches developing and partnering with local churches and coaching indigenous leaders. Passionate about serving under resourced urban areas, the move to plant a church East Oakland was a natural one. Bernard and Kyle Brooks planted Tapestry Church in Oakland June 2018. In his free time Bernard loves to mentor “at risk” young men and riding Harley Davidson motorcycles. Grateful for God’s call, Bernard loves serving his local church. Bernard and his wife Kim have been married 29 years and have 5 children.