The Bridge is hosting the Empowered to Connect Conference

The Bridge of Storm Lake will host the Empowered to Connect simulcast on Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8 from 9AM to 5PM each day. Come experience practical teaching in a safe and supportive community as we work to equip families, churches, and professionals to better serve children.   Empowered To Connect, together with Show Hope[…]

we ain’t ever gonna give up

He hadn’t been able to arrange a planter to pull behind the tractor, so Jay had gone at it by hand, trying to beat the coming rain. He had planted about 3,000 feet of sweet corn, and there were another 600 feet left. His young helpers were a group of kids, raking dirt clods out of the[…]

Building Bridges

Building bridges takes more than structurally-sound triangles and a solid blueprint.  In this case, it demands intentionality, surrender, grace, deep love, and true [splagchnizomai] compassion. It requires stepping outside yourself and comfort zone. Meeting your neighbors.  Living out the gospel.  Loving even, especially, when it’s hard. Anne is sharing her family’s story over at Front Porch[…]

Harvest Days 2016!

Join us September 23-25 to celebrate a great season at the Cultivate Training Garden! There will be plenty of family fun out at The Garden, located behind Ace Hardware on 13th Street. Join us as we celebrate the beautiful fall colors, harvest, and all the hard work the kids put into the garden this summer![…]

Join us for The Bridge Harvest Days!

The Bridge is hosting its first annual Harvest Days on Oct 2nd – 4th. There will be plenty of family fun out at The Bridge Garden Training Project, located behind Ace Hardware on 13th Street. Join us as we celebrate the beautiful fall colors, harvest, and all the hard work the kids put into the[…]

Celebrate our Roots at the Girls’ Camp Festival

The middle school girls have been at camp all week.  Worship in multiple languages, Bible studies, workshops, great food, and new friends.  It’s been a great couple of days with some awesome girls who love to have fun. Even if you’re not a middle school girl, you can still get a taste of camp Friday[…]

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,[…]