Our 7 Essentials

Essentials needed for the journey of being disciples and making disciples:

Community of Worship – Living life together in a community focused on relationship with God as demonstrated by Jesus.

Stewardship – Aligning our time, talents, and resources with God’s heart as demonstrated by Jesus.

Prayer – Learning to listen and follow God’s Spirit as demonstrated by Jesus

Word and Spirit – Learning God’s word and following the Holy Spirit as demonstrated by Jesus.

Mission – Serving our family, community, and world with our God-given gifts as demonstrated by Jesus.

Multiplication – Teach and make disciples as demonstrated by Jesus.

Shabbot Shalom – (Hebrew for “rest” and “peace”) – Create times of rest and peace in our lives to maintain balance in the discipleship journey as demonstrated by Jesus.

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The Bridge is a new church serving the community of Portage and Kalamazoo. As disciples of Jesus our mission is to
be one | make one.

Down in My Heart During February, we will take an in depth look at the impact of the gospel into the deepest parts of our souls How the message of Jesus is supposed to transform our lives and why it gets blocked so often. Sub-title of this series is:The secret and subtle moving of the Holy Spirit inside of you Down In My HeartWatch promo video

Feb. 4/5 Spirit, Soul, and Body
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Feb. 11/12 Conforming / Transforming
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Feb. 18/19 Upper Room / Lower Room
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Feb. 25/26 The Life I Live For