What's Happening at Bridgeway?

LAST UPDATED 9/25/14

 

Hello Bridgeway.   

Pastor Lance is teaching a 7 week series on Biblical Foundations – Understanding the Supernatural. This series begins next Monday night, September 29th, from 6:30pm to 8:00pm in the Worship Center. The series will be held on Monday nights through November10th. Find out more info below. We hope to see you there.

The Men's Regional Retreat on October 3rd through 5th has a few more spots left.  Don't miss out! Register today. Registration link and details listed below. 

We have so many more events happening at Bridgeway. Please take a look at the information listed below. Registration links are included if registration is necessary. 

Have a great week Bridgeway!

 

Pam Erickson

Scheduling Coordinator

 

  

 
 
PASTOR LANCE'S NEW SERIES: BIBLICAL FOUNDATIONS - UNDERSTANDING THE SUPERNATURAL
 

Pastor Lance is teaching a 7 week series on Biblical Foundations – Understanding the Supernatural. Pastor Lance will teach for 1 hour and then answer questions for 30 minutes. The event is stripped down for the sake of simplicity and to honor the rest our staff and volunteers need on a Monday night after serving all weekend. If you are not able to attend we will be recording the event and make it available as soon as possible. We hope to see you there.

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YAAKA AFRIKA - SPONSOR A CHILD ... CHANGE A LIFE 

Bridgeway has partnered with Pastor Steven Trint and Yaaka Afrika since 2008. We now have two campuses and nearly 1,500 students. Continued sponsorships and new sponsorships are extremely crucial to the development of Toggo and Gomba International Children's Centers and to the future of our students. Please come visit us in the lobby to sponsor a child!   

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PRAYER & COUNSEL WITH PASTOR STEVEN TRINT FROM UGANDA
 

Schedule a time to pray with Pastor Steven Trint from Uganda. Prayer and counsel time slots fill up quickly so register soon!  

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THE CITY - BASIC TRAINING 101 CLASS
 

Come join us on a tour of Bridgeway’s main communication hub “THE CITY”. Discover all of the wonderful things it offers. Find out how to connect with friends, sign up for groups and look for serving opportunities! Learn basic navigation tips such as customizing personal settings, adjusting your email settings and much more. 

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SPIRITUAL GIFTS & TALENTS WORKSHOP
 

Discover how God has gifted you and how you can use your gifts, talents and experience to better serve Him in ministry and in the marketplace. Everyone welcome! The Workshop is FREE but please register online.

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JOURNEYS (SINGLES AGE 30 - 49) FALL LAUNCH
 

Come join other single adults in their 30s and 40s as we kick off the fall at Journeys! Enjoy food, fellowship, music and teaching. Learn more about what's coming up at Bridgeway's singles ministry. 

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GUADALAJARA MISSION TRIP INFORMATION 

Join us on a missions trip to work with our missionaries, Darren and Justin Hurst, in Guadalajara, Mexico. The trip will consist of construction, fellowship with the youth in their ministry, and community outreach.  

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NEPAL e3 PARTNERS MISSION TRIP INFORMATION 

You are invited to go with e3 Partners Ministry as we spread God's love in the country of Nepal through evangelism, discipleship and church planting. Our goal is to join forces with the sports-loving youth leaders of Nepal. We will introduce them to SportReach, an effective ministry for sharing Christ through sports. This builds relationships and opens the door to the Gospel. If you’re up for some fun, come with us. 

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ROMANIA - NEW WINTER MISSION TRIP - INFORMATION 

Join us this winter as we partner with Heart2Heart International in Romania. Heart2Heart ministers in a number of ways to abandoned and orphaned children in the state operated orphanages. Heart2Heart also cares for abandoned infants and toddlers, provides education for school-aged children and mentors and disciples older teens who have been institutionalized throughout their childhood. This winter we have the opportunity to join their mission by loving on these children though VBS, mentoring, holiday celebration and visiting the baby hospitals.  

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CAMBODIA MISSION TRIP INFORMATION 

Join a team partnering with Agape International Mission for two weeks of ministry in Svay Pak, Cambodia. Minister in a culture saturated with the sex trafficking of young girls. Work with youth, community outreach and light construction. 

 
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JOURNEYS (SINGLES AGE 30 - 49) GAME NIGHT
 

Come hang out with other single adults and enjoy some friendly competition! Bring a snack to share. Feel free to bring your favorite game!  

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MEN’S REGIONAL RETREAT 

Guys we are excited to partner with The Rock of Roseville, Center of Praise and Bayside of South Sac in a regional retreat at the beautiful Woodleaf YoungLife Camp in Challenge,CA. Pastor Lance, Bishop Lovelace, Pastor Anfuso and Pastor Laws will be speaking.

  • FRIDAY 10.3.14 – SUNDAY 10.5.14
  • SPACE IS LIMITED and we are almost full! Don’t miss out! Register today.
  • Cost: $150 per person.
  • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
  • CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE MEN'S MINISTRY GROUP ON THE CITY
  • For more Info, visit www.bridgewaymen.com or email Steve Ernst at 

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COMMUNITY PRAYER GATHERING
 

We are an inter-denominational and non-partisan gathering of people from a variety of local churches who meet on the first Saturday of every month to pray for our country, our leaders, our pastors and our churches. The location rotates between participating churches. The October meeting will be held here at Bridgeway. All are welcome!

 
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WORSHIP BASED PRAYER WORKSHOP
 

Back by popular demand!  Special guest prayer leader and retreat speaker, Alice Moss, is returning to teach on the power of worship based prayer. She will be sharing an encouraging and practical message on seeking the face and heart of God through prayer. This event is open to anyone who desires the encouragement and tools to develop a deeper prayer life.  

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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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PRISON MINISTRY SUPPORT GROUP 

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

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YOUNG MARRIEDS COMMUNITY GATHERING 

Our next Young Marrieds Community Gathering is almost here! Join us for fellowship, encouragement and learning how to practically apply the teachings of Jesus as we put into action "loving our neighbor". All young marrieds looking for connection are welcome. We look forward to seeing you!

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INDONESIA MISSION PARTNERSHIP INFO MEETING
 

We are blessed to have our Indonesia missionary partners, Ron and Kim, visit Bridgeway on the weekend of October 11th & 12th. They will be in the main Lobby after services if you'd like to meet them and find out more about their work in Indonesia. If you're interested in joining a mission trip to Indonesia next summer, please join us for the info meeting.   

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BABY DEDICATION SPECIAL SERVICE
 

Join us for this special Baby Dedication Service. Let's pray for and support the families that are having their little ones dedicated to the LORD. 

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DEFENDING THE CAUSE FAMILY HARVEST PARTY
 

If you've engaged with the Defending the Cause ministry through Respite Nights, our mentoring program, or as a foster or adoptive family please come join our leadership team for a family fun night! We'll be doing a chili cook-off, have popcorn and treats for the kids, as well as a bounce house and other family friendly activities. 

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COOKING CLUB 

Please join us for a fun-filled time of cooking and fellowship as we prepare freezer meals for the Meal Ministry.  

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HAVEN CREATIVE WORSHIP MINISTRY: MOVEMENT AS WORSHIP

Please join us as we move in worship together.  No experience necessary. All ages are welcome.  

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NEWCOMERS DESSERT

If you are new to Bridgeway, we'd love to have you join the pastors, staff, elders & ministry leaders for an elegant dessert buffet. Childcare is provided with RSVP.  

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    LEADING IN THESE TIMES REGIONAL CONFERENCE 

    Mark your calendar for the 2014 “Leading In These Times - A City That Looks Like Heaven” Conference. This conference seeks to ignite, train, and encourage churches, ministry leaders, and believers in the Sacramento region. Our hope is that joining our unique gifts and God-given passions will help spark a regional move of God. As we learn from one another, the Body of Christ will be stirred to mobilize and serve together in unity. Our prayer is that this model will help revive thousands of churches and awaken millions of souls across America! 

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    BRIDGEBUILDERS TREASURE HUNT 2014
     

    Attention cutthroats, thieves, pirates, and all other BridgeBuilders! Riches beyond your wildest imagination await the lucky ones who discover hidden treasure on our Treasure Hunt!  The fun and excitement will begin sharply at 2:49 pm, so don’t be late! Our cutthroat captain, Bob Rhodes, will be leading this exciting and mysterious hunt. You won’t want to miss it!

    Dinner will follow at 5 p.m. at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Roseville (on Sunrise between Douglas and Cirby). Should you not succeed in claiming the fortune for your own, be prepared to buy your own dinner! 

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    NEWBIE CHAT

    Are you new to Bridgeway? If you’ve been here for 6 months or less, we invite you to come meet our pastors and staff for an hour of informal Q&A.

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    MILITARY NIGHT OUT
     

    Reveille is hosting a Night Out for all Active Duty Military Families. This is an evening of fun, safe, free childcare so you can enjoy cherished time out with your spouse or time alone! Childcare is free but children must be registered by Friday, October 31st. 

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    CONNECTIONS CLASS 

    This class is designed to introduce you to the various ministries at Bridgeway. Meet some of the leadership here at Bridgeway to find out more about their ministries and how you can get involved.  

    • SATURDAY 11.8.14 @ 6:00pm – 7:30pm  OR
    • SUNDAY 11.9.14 @ 11:15am – 12:45pm
    • Held in Room 303 (located between the church office and the HUB)
    • No registration needed; simply show up

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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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    ISRAEL TOUR 2015 

    Interested in seeing the Bible come alive as you go where Moses and Jesus walked, worked and taught? Consider joining some of our Bridgeway Pastors in touring Israel in September 2015!  

     

      

     

    GOLD COUNTRY STAND DOWN (MILITARY VETERANS)   

    Many of our Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans are still suffering and the church clearly has a role in sharing the gospel and sacrificing in a way that brings healing and redemption.

    If you are interested in supporting our military veterans, specifically the homeless population, there are terrific opportunities in the Rocklin and Roseville area.  We look forward to hearing from you and how the Lord might be moving you to assist.

    • CLICK HERE to find out about upcoming events or how to get involved.  
    • For more info, contact David Sachs on The City 

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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. 

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    EDGE (MIDDLE SCHOOL MINISTRYVOLUNTEERS NEEDED

    Looking to build community while impacting lives and making a difference? Edge Middle School Ministry is seeking volunteers who are willing to invest in middle school students, families, and each other. We are passionate about having a fun time and helping middle school students develop and grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ. The challenge is great, the rewards are greater!

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    FOOD CLOSET DONATIONS ARE NEEDED!

    The Food Closet is losing some of its weekly sources for food. Donations from our congregation would be greatly appreciated! 
    • Non-perishable items (with a long shelf-life) can be dropped off in the bin in the Soul Care office during Soul Care hours.
    • Bring perishables to the Community Hall on Thursday mornings before noon.

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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 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.

     

     

     

    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 2,700 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).
    • Now open Wednesday evenings from 6:15 pm – 9:00 pm
    • 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.

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    INVEST BUILDING CAMPAIGN  

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

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