Boys’ Camping Trip: an opportunity for team work & taking responsibility

The Sons of Honor boys are planning a camping trip on the Buffalo National River in Arkansas on Easter weekend. Jay, a team of adults, and 4 high school youth will be leading the group. In order to go on the trip, the boys are responsible for planning all aspects of the experience. There are[…]

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[…]

BridgeKIDS learn about science at Buena Vista University

This fall, we have been privileged to be able to send BridgeKIDS to the Buena Vista University Science Center during the after school program. This initiative has been made possible by Dr. Lisa Mellman and her freshman seminar science students, and we are very grateful! The BridgeKIDS from Seneca Center area visit campus and participate[…]

Is your church willing to serve during Food Distribution?

The Food Distribution is in need of additional people willing to commit to serving on Monday evenings! We are requesting area pastors and churches to commit to serving one Monday a month. Ideally, we would like the pastor/leader to share about that night’s key verse and to open in prayer. The other church members (3-4[…]

You’re Invited to The Bridge Festival!

What: The Bridge Festival Where: Sunset Park, the Band Shell When: Friday, July 18 from 6:00-8:00 pm Art – Photography – Music & Dance – Bake Sale – Meal The community is welcome and invited to come enjoy the evening! The Festival will feature the creations of The Bridge’s Girls’ Summer Camps, including art, photography,[…]

Location & food needed for weekly girls’ Bible study

The Masterpieces and Mosaic girls continue to meet each Tuesday evening for Bible study. We are always thankful to see their enthusiasm and eagerness to come. Yet, we need additional help to best meet their needs: Currently there is not a facility or church available for this group of 20+ girls and their leaders to[…]

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[…]

Summer Lunch Program

Each day, The Bridge bus makes the rounds, picking up kids to take them to the free lunch program offered at the Storm Lake Community school. The majority of the kids get on at the Centers, but the bus stops in various locations throughout town. The Storm Lake school’s lunch program only continues through summer[…]

Run for Our Future 2014 Recap!

The Bridge’s Run for Our Future is complete! Many thanks to you all for your support, donations, and prayers. It was a great day! Here is most of the team at the finish line, after a big morning of running: Team Bridge included runners in a variety of races, all running for the purpose of[…]