Join us Saturday, November 8th for our next house church network gathering. This is a time when participants from all six of our NYC house churches will have a chance meet and re-connect. It’s also a time to worship and study the Bible together as a large church family. Here are the details: Time: 5pm-8pm Location: NY Irish Center (Long Island City) Details: Dinner will be provided. Bridge participants can bring desserts to share. If you are interested in joining us, please send us a message by following this link: https://thebridgenyc.org/contact-us/
Are you interested in learning about and discussing the values of the simple/house church paradigm? Please join us on Tuesday, Sept 30th from 9pm-10pm (EST). Kevin King, Director of NYC International Project, will give a brief introduction to simple/house church methodology, followed by a Q&A session. Please RSVP if you are interested in attending this conference call so that we can send you information about joining our online meeting. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you!
Hello Bridge Network! Here are some announcements for the summer: Harlem 123 and Harlem 135 will be meeting together this summer on 123rd st. Stay tuned for news about new house churches forming in Queens this Fall. Keep an eye out for the date of our next Network Gathering. If you’re not on the Bridge Network email list and would like to be, please go to the Contact Us page and send us an email. Stay cool. Be safe. Happy 4th of July. And remember…Engage! 🙂
On April 11-13th, members of The Bridge Network (from all over Metro New York) gathered at Streamside Camp and Conference Center for our annual church retreat. Over 50 people came out to enjoy a weekend full of games, fellowship, worship, and challenging messages given by teachers from our very own Network. Engage was the theme of our retreat—engaging those around us with the gospel because God first engaged us! Speakers shared different reasons why we engage non-believers, followed by discussion and prayer in small groups. The weekend was peppered with organized activities (including an art . . . Read More »
Living out loud. It is one of the key values of the Bridge Church. What do we mean by “living out loud?” To answer this question, we are going to take a look at the Old Testament. In the book of Deuteronomy, there is a key passage known as the Shema. It goes as follows, “Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one.” This prayer—a declaration of God’s unity and sovereignty—is uttered by millions of Jews each day. Following the Shema, there is a section telling the Israelites how, in light of that declaration, they should . . . Read More »
Our God is a Global God. He has a heart to engage people—from the person in a far-flung land, to the woman waiting at the bus stop. He wants to engage their hearts, thoughts, and their entire lives! Because engaging others is the heart of our Father, He also leads us to engage others with His love and good news. This year, “Engage” is our theme as a house church network. It is our prayer here at The Bridge that you will get a bigger view of God’s heart and join your house church in . . . Read More »