What's Happening at Bridgeway?

LAST UPDATED 7/30/15

 

Hi Bridgeway Family!    

We are quickly approaching our Worship, Prayer and Healing Night 2015 coming up on September 20th!  In preparation for this, we have several happenings … our Evening of Preparation and our All Church 40-Day Fast. Since this is a huge event … and this year it will be held at Bridgeway … we are in need of many event volunteers and prayer team members!  Look below for all of the details and how you can get involved!

If you are new to Bridgeway, don’t miss out on our Newcomers Dessert coming up on Friday, August 7th.  Event is free (including childcare) but please RSVP by Thursday, August 6th if you’d like to attend.  For more details and the link to RSVP, check out the info below.

We also have our Drama Ministry’s Summer Play going on this weekend in On-Site Rocklin!

Our Bridgeway Fall Classes Launch begins August 29th ... this is the time when you have the opportunity to register for all of the Fall semester classes that will happening here at Bridgeway, including our new MOPS*MOMS.next classes!

As always, there's so much going on here at Bridgeway ... 

Mark your calendars as we have many events to help you get connected with your Bridgeway Family this summer:

  • Ladies Summer Gathering meets each Wednesday evening through the summer (ends August 12th)
  • The Bridgebuilders (age 50+) Munch Bunch meets on the first Monday of each month for breakfast 
  • Newcomers Dessert on Friday, August 7th
  • The 6th Annual Bridgeway Golf Invitational on Friday, August 14th
  • Women's CONNECT Event - Thursday, August 27th 
  • Bridgeway Family Fellowship (BFF) - Friday, August 28th
  • The Beth Moore 2015 Simulcast on Saturday, September 12th (Tickets are limited and selling quickly!)

Are you looking for a mission trip this winter?  Check out the Upcoming Missions Trip info below.

Are you looking for a place to serve?  Check out the ministries that have an immediate need for volunteers in the Service Opportunities section.

These are just a few of the great activities coming up -- take a look at the info below to find out all of the details about our events! Registration links are included if registration is necessary. Please take a look so you know What's Happening at Bridgeway!  

 

Pam Erickson

 

Scheduling Coordinator

 

 

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BRIDGEWAY YOUNG ADULTS (BYA) 

If you are a young adult (age 18-30) we would love to have you join us Tuesday nights this summer in On-Site Rocklin. BYA is the perfect place to get connected to life-giving relationships and spiritual support to help you thrive in your walk with God. 

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SOUL CARE: SUMMER GROWTH   

Want to take tangible steps closer to God this summer? Want to grow in your faith and just don't quite know where to start? Do you know what God wants you to do but just haven't done it yet? The Faith Coaching Ministry has trained volunteers ready to meet with and help you take the next step in growing in your faith. 

  • Day, evening and weekend appointment times available. 
  • CLICK HERE  to learn more and make an appointment (Visit the Life Coaching page)
  • For more info about Soul Care visit www.mysoulcare.com

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LADIES SUMMER GATHERING

Attention ladies! You are invited to join us for a time to connect around God's Word. No registration, no commitment. Come when you can and bring a friend!

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BRIDGEWAY'S DRAMA MINISTRY PRESENTS:  "A SCHEME BY ANY OTHER NAME"  

Bridgeway Drama Ministry's Summer Play is coming soon! Come see how a former game show host and his greedy manager start their own Hollywood themed church for their own gain but end up having their lives transformed by God in our production of A Scheme by Any Other Name.

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BRIDGEBUILDERS MUNCH BUNCH 

The BridgeBuilders (age 50+) invite you to join them for breakfast on the first Monday of each month. This is a casual opportunity for people to meet and mingle on a regular basis.  

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MONTHLY PRAYER GATHERING 

Come pray for Bridgeway’s church community, pastors, staff and ministries at our monthly (first Tuesday of each month) prayer gathering. New people are welcome and encouraged to join us!

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NEWCOMERS DESSERT   

If you are new to Bridgeway we'd love to have you join the pastors, staff, elders and ministry leaders in the Hub Chapel for a fun evening of meeting others, learning more about Bridgeway and eating yummy desserts. Event is free (including childcare) but please RSVP

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MEMBERSHIP CLASS

Learn about Bridgeway’s history, beliefs, values, vision and the benefits and expectations of membership. 

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ADOPTION SUPPORT GROUP MONTHLY MEETING 

Come join a community that can support and understand your needs as a foster or adoptive parent. We meet the 2nd Sunday of each month to discuss parenting and adoption concepts plus allow you to connect with other Bridgeway adoptive families. 

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MONTHLY PRAYER AT OUR NEW HOME 

Join us as we lift Bridgeway up in prayer at the new church building site. We meet on the 2nd Sunday of each month. The purpose is to prepare for the move to the new location as well as cover our leaders in making decisions as work begins. We will be asking for the Lord to bring His presence, protection, purposes, and wisdom to this new phase of Bridgeway. 

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EVENING OF PREPARATION

Join us as we come before the Lord as one body, asking Him to examine our hearts, before we start our All Church 40 Day Fast (begins August 11th) in preparation for our 2015 Worship, Prayer & Healing Night this September. This will be a time of worship and scripture-based prayer, focusing on Jesus Christ’s power to cleanse, renew and equip us for ministry.

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ALL CHURCH 40 DAY FAST BEGINS 

Join us as we begin our 40 day fast to prepare our hearts for a great move of God at our Worship, Prayer & Healing night taking place Sunday, September 20th right here at Bridgeway!

  • Fast begins: TUESDAY 8.11.15 @ 12:01am
  • Fast ends:  SATURDAY 9.19.15 @ 11:59pm
  • CLICK HERE  for more information about the 40 Day Fast
  • CLICK HERE  to download the 40 Day Devotional on Praying Through the Names of God

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PRISON MINISTRY FAMILY SUPPORT NIGHT 

Monthly Family Support Night fellowship for those with a loved one in the correctional system. Receive prayer, encouragement, emotional and moral support.

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BRIDGEWAY'S 6TH ANNUAL GOLF INVITATIONAL  

Ladies and gentlemen, you are cordially invited to take part in the excitement of our 6th Annual Bridgeway Golf Invitational at the beautiful Morgan Creek Country Club in Roseville. This year’s event again promises to be a fun-filled day loaded with prizes, BBQ tri-trip dinner and fellowship all for a great cause, the College Golf Fellowship.  

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HAVEN CREATIVE WORSHIP MINISTRY WORKSHOP: SONGWRITING

Explore the poetry of music with worship leader Gabriella Martucci, who will share basics of creating songs for those with no musical knowledge as well as elements of melody and rhythm for those with basic music knowledge.  

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ADOPT-A-SCHOOL SUPPLY COLLECTION 

Help our adopted school get a great start to a new year. We're collecting school supplies for the students and teachers at First Street School. Bring NEW school supplies (backpacks, pencils, glue sticks, crayons etc.) to the Community Hall during weekend services on August 22-23 and 29-30. Pick up a supply list in the Lobby beginning August 8th.

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DISCOVER YOUR SHAPE TO SERVE WORKSHOP

You can't grow without serving and you can't serve without growing. God has shaped you uniquely to serve so that you will live a life of impact and greater joy. In this workshop, you will discover: A biblical foundation of your responsibility in God's Kingdom; how your unique spiritual gifting, experiences, passions, and more were given to you by God; and a framework to take next steps for more impact for Jesus.

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WOMEN'S "CONNECT" EVENT 

Join us for CONNECT—an evening out to connect with other women and learn how to be part of the exciting things planned for women at Bridgeway. All women are invited. Bring a friend! Make a friend!  Fun, fellowship, games and a sneak peek at the new MOPS.MOMSnextFall Classes for women and other new events. 

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BRIDGEWAY FAMILY FELLOWSHIP (BFF) 

Spend a fun Friday night with your church family and friends and join us for a great time of fellowship, dessert & a great family movie "Cars 2". Bring a dessert to share. 

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FALL 2015 CLASSES AT BRIDGEWAY LAUNCH 

Looking for a class or Bible Study to attend for the Fall? We will launch registration for all of our Fall Classes, including MOPS*MOMS.next on Saturday, August 29th! Keep an eye out for more details and be ready to register as classes fill up quickly!  

  • REGISTRATION:  SATURDAY 8.29.15 – SUNDAY 9.13.15
  • Most classes begin the week of September 21st - 25th

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THE 5TH MVMNT WORSHIP NIGHT

The purpose of the 5th MVMNT night is: Reveal ... Respond ... Worship. We believe in the need and importance of the community of Christ lifting praise and adoration to our deserving King. With that in mind, the 5th MVMNT was born out of our desire to collectively lift one heart, one offering and one passion to our Father through the praise that dwells within us. Come with anticipation as we present our offering to the LORD through song.

  • SUNDAY 8.30.15 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Held in the Worship Center

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BETH MOORE 2015 SIMULCAST

Bridgeway's Women's Connecting Ministry hosts the Living Proof Live 2015 Simulcast live via Internet streaming, featuring life-transforming Bible teaching with popular women’s author and speaker, Beth Moore. This year's theme is "Audacious". The event both challenges and encourages women to grow deeply in their faith. Join 250,000 women around the world for this live, global, Internet streaming event. The simulcast gives you a front-row seat to one-of-a-kind Bible teaching and life-changing worship. Simulcast attendees are eligible to purchase a pre-release copy of Beth's new book "Audacious" to be picked up at the Simulcast (see below for the opportunity to pre-order your book). 

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WORSHIP, PRAYER AND HEALING NIGHT 2015

Please join us for Worship, Prayer and Healing Night 2015 right here at Bridgeway! This is a regional event we are hosting in partnership with The Rock of Roseville. We anticipate more than 20 regional churches will be sending prayer partners and people in need of healing prayer. If you need to be healed, please plan on attending! We anticipate a large turnout as the LORD continues to heal many during these events. Many volunteers and prayer partners are needed!  

 

 

 

CLICK HERE if you'd like to volunteer for one of the ministry areas listed below or any other of our ministries here at Bridgeway.

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WORSHIP PRAYER & HEALING NIGHT VOLUNTEERS & PRAYER TEAM MEMBERS NEEDED    

Since the Worship, Prayer and Healing Night 2015 will be held right here at Bridgeway, many, many volunteers will be needed as well as people to be part of the prayer team. Visit the table in the Lobby this weekend to find out specifics. 

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BETH MOORE SIMULCAST VOLUNTEERS NEEDED    

The Women's Connecting Ministry is in need of volunteers to help out with the Beth Moore Simulcast coming up on Saturday, September 12th. Set up help is also needed on Friday, September 11th. 

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BRIDGEWAY'S EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM (ERT) VOLUNTEERS NEEDED    

Do you have a heart that seeks to help and protect others? We are in need of volunteers with security and medical backgrounds. At Bridgeway, our Emergency Response Team (ERT) is staffed by volunteers who have backgrounds in law enforcement, fire, EMS, security and medical professions as well as others who simply have a heart to watch over our Bridgeway family.   

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BRIDGEWAY LIBRARY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Looking for reliable, computer savvy people, who are good with details and helping people.   

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KIDSWAY TEACHER AIDES NEEDED

If you have ever thought about joining our Kidsway team, now is the time! We are forced to close Kidsway classrooms, during weekend services, when our team cannot safely support our little ones. You could be the difference in keeping a classroom open! You'll get trained, plugged in and supported in this "just add water" ministry. All you need to do is show up!    

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COFFEE CREW VOLUNTEERS NEEDED    

In order to have coffee available at our weekend services, we need volunteers! Commitment is one service, once a month. We are looking for a one year commitment. Training available. 

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MEALS MINISTRY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Volunteers are needed for the Meals Ministry, which provides meals for members of our Bridgeway family who are in need. 

 

 

CLICK HERE  for details on any of the mission trips listed below!

CLICK HERE to apply for a missions trip

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UGANDA WINTER MISSION TRIP 

  • APPLICATION:  SATURDAY 8.15.15 
  • TRIP DATES: January 4th - 16th, 2016 (Dates may change based on flight availability)
  • TYPE:  Evangelical, discipleship, childrens and sports outreach
  • COST: Approx. $3,200 

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MEXICALI, MEXICO MISSION TRIP (2016)

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: TUESDAY 12.1.15 
  • TRIP DATES: Spring Break 2016   
  • COST:  Approximately $600

 

 

 

INVEST BUILDING CAMPAIGN  

FUNDS RAISED TO DATE: $2,974,357

TOTAL COMMITMENT: $4,217,946

Please pray for:

  • The building permit process to be complete by August 15th
  • An outpouring of financial provision
  • The right tenant to lease the excess space
  • God to bless the land and the buildings
  • Dreams of how God will use Bridgeway to reach the world for Jesus Christ

If you would like to donate toward the Invest Building Campaign or increase your gift, there’s still time!

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SOUL CARE FOOD CLOSET 

The Soul Care Food Closet serves those in need. Donations of non-perishable items are most welcome and can be deposited in bins located in the Soul Care Center.  

  • Food is available for pickup on THURSDAYS, 12:00pm – 2:00pm.
  • In the Community Hall

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BLOODSOURCE DONATIONS TO SUPPORT HAITI MEDICAL CLINIC 

BloodSource has partnered with Bridgeway! If anyone from Bridgeway makes a donation of anything except whole blood (such as Source Plasma) at any BloodSource location, BloodSource will donate $100 to Bridgeway! That money will then be used to support our Haiti church partner's medical clinic. 

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ON-GOING WOMEN'S 12-STEP RECOVERY GROUP

Using a biblical approach to the 12-step program, this on-going group helps women break free from addiction from things such as drugs, alcohol, food, sex and more. 

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BRIDGEWAY CHAPLAIN TEAM

The Bridgeway Chaplain Team is here to help you! Our chaplains provide on-call support for emergency and crisis situations, such as a death in the family, accident, hospitalization, etc.

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BRIDGEWAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH LIBRARY  

Bridgeway’s very own Library offers a wide collection of more than 3,000 Christian books, videos, and CDs for adults and children.

  • The Library is open before, between, and after all the weekend services (and during the service if volunteers are available).
  • All materials are checked out for 3 weeks.
  • The Library is located in the main building, in the hallway between the Lobby and the U - shaped parking lot.
  • For more info, contact Gloria Abrott on The City

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MEN’S CLOTHING DONATIONS NEEDED FOR HOMELESS MINISTRY

Bridgeway’s homeless ministry (Alongside) is in need of gently used men’s clothing. 

  • Shoes, socks & underwear (new) are needed most
  • Donations can be left at the Soul Care office (located in the Main Building).
  • For more information, contact David Heitzler or Ana Grice on The City or call the Soul Care office at 916-626-3017.