What's Happening at Bridgeway?

LAST UPDATED 5/20/15

 

Hi Bridgeway!    

As always, there's so much going on at Bridgeway ... We have our next 5th MVMNT coming up on Sunday, May 31st. Come join us for an incredible night of worship. We also have our Bridgeway Family Fellowship coming up on Friday, June 19th. Then there's our 4th of July Celebration after 1st service on the 4th of July!  These are great activities to get connected with your Bridgeway family! Check out the info below for all of the details! 

Camp Kidsway is our awesome VBS program for children ages 3 1/2 (and potty trained) through 5th grade.  The registration deadline is quickly approaching!  Don't miss out - register by Sunday, June 14th.  You'll find all the details and registration link below. 

We have many events happening here at Bridgeway. The details are provided in the information below. 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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CAMP KIDSWAY 2015 "TRUE SELFIE" -REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JUNE 14TH!

Kids ages 3 1/2 through 5th grade are invited to come to Camp Kidsway this June. A selfie is a way to show others who you are, but you already have an identity - do you know what it is? Find out as Camp Kidsway presents TRUE Selfie. We will learn about who God says we are and allow His labels to become foundational as we grow into the person He created us to be.

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BRIDGEWAY YOUNG ADULTS (BYA) MOVES TO ON-SITE ROCKLIN ON TUESDAY NIGHTS 

BYA (ages 18-30) is meeting in On-Site-Rocklin for the summer! Come join us!

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MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND - VETERANS MINISTRIES EXPO 

Take action this Memorial Day weekend and learn about three great local ministries that serve our Veterans. See how you can get involved. Reveille Ministry is Bridgeway's own ministry to military families. The Battle Buddy Network is a growing ministry that provides mentorship training for seasoned vets who want to come alongside new vets. And The Mighty Oaks Warrior Program is success-proven retreat style ministry for PTSD intervention and is being launched in the region by our partners at The Eternity Challenge.  

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EDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL MINISTRIES - MEAT-N-GREET 

Rising 6th grade students will have an opportunity to connect with Edge Middle School Ministry leaders at a "Meat-N-Greet BBQ”, just for you and your family. Bring your own "meat" and BBQ with us. Our ministry team is so excited for the opportunity to meet and fellowship with you and your family.    

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MEN’S ANNUAL CAMPING TRIP 

Guys, registration is now open for our annual camping trip to Union Valley Reservoir. Enjoy a relaxing weekend in the mountains fishing, boating, hiking, shooting, etc. This is a great way to unwind and hang out with the guys. Great event to bring your son(s). Grab your tent, sleeping bag and fishing pole and join us! 

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NICARAGUA MISSION TRIP SUPPLIES NEEDED 

We are collecting the following items for our mission trip: Gently used or new shoes for children, women and men; flip flops; summer clothing for children; vitamins (for adults and children); Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, and allergy medications. 

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INCOMING EDGE & FUEL STUDENT MINISTRIES PARENT MEETING

Parents of students entering 6th or 9th grade this fall, come meet Edge & Fuel leaders and find out all about our middle school & high school ministries. 

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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 5.31.15 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Held in the Worship Center

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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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COMMUNITY PRAYER GATHERING 

Join 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, leaders, pastors and churches. The location rotates between participating churches. The June meeting will be held at Bridgeway! All are welcome!

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STUDENT MINISTRIES PROMOTION WEEKEND 

Bridgeway desires to partner with families to build healthy Christ-centered homes. Through Kidsway, Edge Middle School, and Fuel High School ministries, we connect children and students to the living, giving message of Jesus through relationships. Promotion Weekend is our yearly time where school age children and students promote to their next class in Kidsway ministries and students transition to their new grade and groups.

  • SATURDAY 6.6.15 & SUNDAY 6.7.15

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KIDSWAY PROMOTION WEEKEND 

New Kindergartners are invited to join the “big kids” in the HUB during weekend services beginning in June as all school aged kiddos move up. This is the perfect time to join the Kidsway team and serve to get to know the kids as they enter a new classroom.

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ANNUAL CHURCH BUSINESS MEETING

Church members are invited to hear about the past year at Bridgeway and our vision for the year ahead. Members have the opportunity to approve the 2015-2016 budget.  

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NICARAGUA FUNDRAISER 

Enjoy lunch or dinner at Tahoe Joe's in Roseville on June 11th and support the Nicaragua Mission Team.

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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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BRIDGEBUILDERS (AGE 50+) POTLUCK 

Please join the BridgeBuilders (age 50+) for a wonderfully delicious potluck of finger foods, hors d'oeuvres, and desserts, followed by some favorite games and conversation topics. 

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LIVE SCAN/FINGERPRINTING FOR BRIDGEWAY VOLUNTEERS 
 

If you will be volunteering in a Bridgeway ministry and have not been cleared through the Live Scan electronic fingerprinting process here at Bridgeway, please come to this FREE Live Scan session. 

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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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JUNE 2015 BFF (BRIDGEWAY FAMILY FELLOWSHIP) 

Spend a fun Friday night with your church family and friends and join us for a great time of fellowship, food & a great family movie "Big Hero 6". Bring a potluck dish to share based on your last name: 
A-I = Main Dish
J-Q = Side Dish
R-Z = Dessert 

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4TH OF JULY WEEKEND SERVICE CELEBRATION 
 

On Saturday, July 4th we invite you to join us after the 4:00pm service for a family BBQ as we celebrate the 4th of July together! We will have a "Bless Our Troops" station in the Community Hall where you can write a note to our military troops.

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HOMESCHOOL USED BOOK SALE 

Attention Homeschoolers! The Bridgeway Homeschool Support Group will be hosting their annual used book/curriculum sale.  

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ALL CHURCH GARAGE SALE FUNDRAISER

Clean out your closets, cars and hiding places and bring all your unwanted items to sell at our Bridgeway Move Campaign Garage Sale! ALL PROCEEDS FROM ANYTHING SOLD AT THE GARAGE SALE WILL BE COLLECTED VIA THE CENTRALIZED CASHIERING AND USED FOR THE MOVE TO OUR NEW CHURCH HOME. The garage sale will be held in Bridgeway’s parking lot. If there are items you wish to sell, reserve your spot (YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR STAYING IN YOUR BOOTH WITH YOUR ITEMS ... As people select what they want, they will take the items to a Centralized Cashier Station).  Spots are limited, so register quickly. 

  • SATURDAY 7.18.15 @ 7:00am - 1:00pm (booth set up begins as early as 5:30am)
  • Held in the Bridgeway parking lot
  • CLICK HERE  to reserve your space to sell items
  • For more info, email Angie at
 

 

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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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YOUNG MARRIEDS SMALL GROUP FACILITATORS NEEDED

If God is calling you to serve young married couples or you are interested in leading a young marrieds' small group, we are looking for leaders (especially those located off Hwy 50)! Training is provided. 

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CANCER SUPPORT ENCOURAGEMENT CARD VOLUNTEERS NEEDED    

Cancer Support Cards of Encouragement Ministry sends cards to people battling cancer and/or their family members.  

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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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CHAIR PREP TEAM HELP NEEDED

Our Chair Prep Team has an immediate need for people to help stuff the backs of the chairs in the Worship Center and On-Site Rocklin. This team keeps the Welcome to Bridgeway cards, Prayer cards, tithing envelopes and pens supplied for our congegration.   

  • Time commitment is weekly or bi-weekly on Thursday mornings (9:00am - 10:30am)
  • To volunteer, please contact Gail Hoffman on The City or call 916-768-3752 

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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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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR "THE GATHERING INN"   

On the 3rd Monday of each month, Bridgeway hosts "The Gathering Inn" homeless ministry in the Community Hall. Volunteers are needed to help in the following areas:   

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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  to join the Meals Ministry group on The City 

 

 

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

CLICK HERE to apply for a missions trip

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GUADALAJARA, MEXICO MISSION TRIP 

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE:  TUESDAY 6.30.15 
  • TRIP DATES: October 3rd - 8th
  • COST: Approx. $750  

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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: $2,724,120

TOTAL COMMITMENT: $4,217,946

Please pray for:

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

 

If you missed any of Pastor Lance's 7-week series on Biblical Foundations – Understanding the SupernaturalCLICK HERE to download the sessions.

 

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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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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 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).
  • 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.
  • 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.