We all know things have changed. Our own communities have become our mission field. It takes cross-cultural skills to engage our rapidly changing culture. Bridges trains us in these new skills so that together we can find a new approach that makes a difference for us, our relationships and our communities.
Bridges can come alongside your ministry with a customized approach:
- 1-on-1 ministry coaching
- Weekly training meetings
- Monthly cohort support groups
- One day seminars
- Three day conferences
- Assessments of leaders
- Fund development coaching
- Accounting support services
- Shadowing opportunities
- Customized curriculum
Bridges Teaches Missional Skills
➊ JOIN an existing social group
➋ LEARN to speak their language
➌ ADD VALUE to their community
➍ HELP people to live like Jesus did
➎ GATHER & LEAD GROUPS in spiritual practices
➏ TRAIN other people to do the above
“Thank you for organizing the Bridge Leader speakers for our fall class. It was a really meaningful class and I know God moved people to a deeper place in action and calling. Bridges ministry is awesome!” —Jennifer Gunther, Associate Pastor at First Presbyterian Church Granada Hills
Bridges Partners include: First Presbyterian Church of Burbank, Geneva Presbyterian Church, Glendale Presbyterian Church, La Cañada Presbyterian Church, San Marino Community Church, the Presbytery of San Gabriel, the Presbytery of the Pacific, and the Presbytery of San Fernando.
Bridges trains leaders to make disciples in the mission field of their own networks and neighborhoods.
“Today’s world is very different from that of the past; even just a decade or so ago…. Bridges is preparing leaders to share Christ in the world in everyday real life…” —Doug Abajian, Financial Partner