To Be an Advocate — Part One

One day on the playground last year, I was at my wits end to know how to handle an intense situation. Several girls ranging from 10-13 were having an explosive argument that was getting everyone’s attention. As I urged the younger children to keep playing, I walked over to try to find out what was[…]

This Next Season-March Bridge Bulletin

MARCH 2018 Anne Dahlhauser, The Bridge of Storm Lake’s co-founder and visionary stepped down from her role as CEO, effective March 1. It is Anne’s desire to pass the baton to other capable leaders as well as pursue opportunities utilizing her background in Spanish and English education. She writes, “…I pray for God’s peace and[…]

Anne Dahlhauser, The Bridge of Storm Lake’s co-founder and visionary stepped down from her role as CEO, effective March 1.

Anne Dahlhauser, The Bridge of Storm Lake’s co-founder and visionary stepped down from her role as CEO, effective March 1. Anne stated her desire to pass the baton to other capable leaders as well as pursuing opportunities for her to use her background in Spanish and English education. Since 2009, Anne and Jay Dahlhauser have[…]

Positions open on The Bridge 2015 Summer Team through AmeriCorps

Would you (or someone you know): love working with kids of all ages this summer? enjoy engaging with kids, specifically in the area of preventing summer learning loss? commit to 10 weeks of service, starting June 1st? be a great team player on this year’s The Bridge’s Summer Team? be able to be flexible, enthusiastic,[…]

Welcoming a new face on our ministry team

We so are thankful for how Hannah Zimmerman has responded to God’s leading and decided to stay in Storm Lake to serve at The Bridge following her BVU graduation. Hannah was part of our Summer Team last year and has consistently proven herself to be dedicated and capable. She is currently volunteering 8 hours/week in[…]

Update on Tulip Center: Help and prayers needed

A great deal has been happening at Tulip Center and in Bob and Natalie’s lives in the past months! Bob is now nearly halfway through his chemo treatments and is doing well. You can read more updates at his Caring Bridge page here. And they just celebrated 8 years of marriage. And, their son just[…]

Looking forward to Summer Camps for Girls

MASTERPIECES “seeks to equip 5th/6th grade girls with an understanding of their value and image in Christ.” These girls meet each Tuesday evening for Bible study, and their camp will be July 14-18 in the mornings. MOSAIC “seeks to nurture 7th,8th & 9th grade girls in their cultivation of healthy relationships with Christ and with[…]

Introducing the 2014 Summer Team

Each year we say, “This is it. This Summer Team is really it. They are doing an amazing job!”   And, we are right. Every year! This year’s Summer Team has been super fun to get to know and a blessing to have serving here. They meet each morning for planning and prep, as they[…]