Linda Bergquist

Linda Bergquist is a strategist for North American Mission Board and the California Southern Baptist Convention.

Linda works with a variety of peoples:

  • Bay Area South Asian groups
  • Chinese language groups
  • Church plants with people from predominantly Muslim countries
  • African Americans in San Francisco, San Mateo, Alameda, and Contra Costa Counties and
  • English speaking churches being planted in San Francisco, San Mateo, Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz Counties.
She also works with least reached people groups in these counties.


Linda has served in the Bay Area for over 19 years, and has been involved in church planting for 35 years. She has co-authored two books, Church Turned Inside Out and The Wholehearted Church Planter. She also has written the Exponential e-book, The Great Commission and the Rest of Creation. Linda is a regular blogger and also teaches adjunct classes at various seminaries. For more information, contact Linda at lbergquist@namb.net.