What's Happening at Bridgeway?

LAST UPDATED 7/29/14

 

Hello Bridgeway.   

FALL LAUNCH IS COMING!

For those of you who are new to Bridgeway, Fall Launch is the time that you have the opportunity to register for all of the Fall Semester Bible Studies and Classes.  

Fall Launch Priority Registration (for our Bridgeway family only) begins this coming Saturday, August 2nd at 3:00pm ... and it's only for those of you who attend Bridgeway and are on The City!

Not on The City? Stop by the Connection Center in the Lobby during weekend services this weekend to sign up. 

Regular registration (for everyone) will begin Saturday, August 9th.

Some classes fill up very quickly!  Watch for the special post on The City about Priority Registration and be prepared to register!

Also, don't forget to mark your calendar for the All Church Potluck & Movie Night coming up on Friday, August 22nd (details below).

We have so many more events to tell you about. Please see all the important happenings below.

Have a great week Bridgeway!

 

Pam Erickson

Scheduling Coordinator

 

 

 

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CHAIR MINISTRY HELP NEEDED

The Bridgeway Chair ministry is in need of volunteers who can help with special events periodically throughout the year. Opportunities to serve include:

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KIDSWAY CHILDCARE WORKERS NEEDED

Kidsway is now accepting applications for paid childcare positions beginning in September. 

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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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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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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.
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EDGE (MIDDLE SCHOOL MINISTRY) VOLUNTEERS 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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BRIDGEWAY FILMS KICKSTARTER 

Bridgeway Films is doing a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for our new film, In God We Trust, shooting locally this fall. 

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ADOPT-A-SCHOOL  -  SCHOOL SUPPLY COLLECTION

Consider donating one or more of the following school supplies for Bridgeway's adopted school, the First Street School in Lincoln.

Bring your donated supplies to the Community Hall on the weekends of August 2nd/3rd or August 9th/10th.

  • pencils
  • crayons
  • washable markers
  • glue sticks
  • white school glue
  • ballpoint pens (blue, black & red)
  • boxes of Kleenex
  • hand sanitizer
  • bleach wipes
  • erasers
  • dry erase markers
  • ziplock bags (all sizes)
  • highlighter pens
  • wide-ruled notebook paper
  • reams of white copy paper
  • reams of colored copy paper
  • 3-ring binders (2 inch)
  • subject dividers
  • scissors
  • backpacks

If you have any questions, contact Janel Thomas on The City or email 

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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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UGANDA WINTER MISSION TRIP 

Join the Bridgeway Uganda missions team this December as we continue to partner with Yaaka Afrika in Uganda. We will be hosting the Yaaka Annual Youth Camp at Toggo International Children's Center. Additionally, our team will be partnering with native missionaries and Pastor Steven Trint, in open air evangelism, door to door fellowship, discipleship, community outreach and the deepening of relationships between the Ugandan and American Church. 

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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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WOMEN'S MINISTRY COFFEE & CHOCOLATE 

Are you wanting to connect with the women at Bridgeway but not sure how? Are you new to Bridgeway and just want to meet other women? Would you like to check out the many opportunities Bridgeway Women have to connect during the year? Come join us for a FREE evening of Coffee and Chocolate to find out all you ever wanted to know about Women's Ministry and engage with the leaders in each area of ministry within Women's Ministry.

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JOURNEYS GAME NIGHT 

Come join Journeys (Singles age 30 - 49) for a FREE night of fun, games, fellowship, laughter and food. This is a kid friendly event.

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BACK-TO-SCHOOL MOMS GATHERING 

This half-day event for moms will encourage, support, inspire & equip you as you prepare to serve your families this new school year. If you have kids who attend school outside the home (public or private), this event is for you.  

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PRAYER MINISTRY - EVENING OF PREPARATION 

As we begin our 40 day fast on Tuesday, August 12th we invite everyone to prepare by coming before the Lord as one body, asking Him to examine our hearts and restore us to right relationship with the Father. This will be a time of worship and scripture based prayer focused on the power of Jesus Christ 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 21st at Capital Christian Center.

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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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FUEL (HIGH SCHOOL MINISTRY) PARENT TOWN HALL  

Parents of high school students are invited to take part in our Parent Town Hall meeting. Pastor Matt will be discussing what's new in our ministry and where its headed. Come and enjoy desserts and coffee and meet other parents and the Fuel staff. This meeting will coincide with Fuel youth group, please bring your student and stay for the meeting!

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BRIDGEWAY'S 5TH ANNUAL GOLF INVITATIONAL --  REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Men and women, you are cordially invited to take part in the excitement of our 5th Annual Bridgeway Golf Invitational. This year’s event again promises to be a fun-filled day loaded with prizes, good food and fellowship all for a great cause, the College Golf Fellowship. 

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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 ARTS WORKSHOP 

Join us for creative prayer and worship. We'll provide art supplies for continuing your art journal, altered book in progress or your own project to work on. No special skills needed. 

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SOUL CARE: LIFE COACHING MINISTRY INFO MEETING 

Do you have a passion to see others grow in their relationship with God? Do you desire to empower people to live a life with more purpose and direction? Are you looking for a place to serve that helps individuals apply what their are learning? The Bridgeway Coaching Ministry Team may be the perfect place for you! To help you understand what coaching is and how to plug in if you want to volunteer,  come to a short informational meeting. 

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ALL CHURCH POTLUCK & MOVIE NIGHT 

Spend a fun Friday night and join us in Bridgeway's U-Shaped Parking lot for a great time of fellowship, food & a great family movie "The Croods".  Wrap up the summer with your church family and friends.

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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 9.13.14 @ 6:00pm - 7:30pm  OR
  • SUNDAY 9.14.14 @ 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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ASK PASTOR LANCE 

Pastor Lance will be back and ready for your questions! Join us for an hour of informal Q & A with Pastor Lance after 2nd service.   

  • SATURDAY 9.13.14 @ 8:00pm - 9:00pm 
  • SUNDAY 9.14.14 @ 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Held in the Worship Center

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CHRISTIAN COLLEGE FAIR 

William Jessup University presents the Christian College Fair, here at Bridgeway! Representatives from over 35 national & regional Christian colleges and universities will be here to provide info and answer questions. 

  • MONDAY 9.15.14 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm 
  • Held in the Worship Center
  • For more info, contact Vance Pascua at 916-577-2221.

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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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WORSHIP, PRAYER & HEALING NIGHT 2014

Please join us for Worship, Prayer and Healing Night 2014.
With our continued focus on regional unity we are linking arms this year with Captial Christian Center and The Rock of Roseville. Their leadership and prayer teams will serve alongside us. Anyone in need of healing and those who are willing to pray for healing are encouraged to attend. 

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MEN’S REGIONAL RETREAT -- REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

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 Wesley will be speaking.