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, […]


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 […]


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 […]

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Looking forward to Summer Camps for Girls

MASTERPIECES “seeks to equip 5th/6th grade girls with an understanding of their value and image in Christ.” These girls meet each Tuesday evening for Bible study, and their camp will be July 14-18 in the mornings. MOSAIC “seeks to nurture 7th,8th & 9th grade girls in their cultivation of healthy relationships with Christ and with […]

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Introducing the 2014 Summer Team

Each year we say, “This is it. This Summer Team is really it. They are doing an amazing job!”   And, we are right. Every year! This year’s Summer Team has been super fun to get to know and a blessing to have serving here. They meet each morning for planning and prep, as they […]


A Letter from Nyamal Dak {Matthew 28:18-20}

By Nyamal Dak Dear Family and Friends, I am writing this letter to share with you about what the Lord has been doing in my life. I humbly ask for your prayers and support as I respond to His call to ministry. This summer, I hope to be serving at the ministry of The Bridge […]


Additional Trailer Purchased to Help Strengthen the Work of Park Center

The Bridge has purchased an additional trailer close to Park Center. This was made possible by a grant from the Buena Vista County Community Foundation as well as a generous donation from Hope Reformed Church in Spencer. We are so grateful for both! The vision for this trailer is to allow The Bridge to have […]


Can you lend a hand at Tulip Center?

Tulip Center has been moved and is in need of renovations before Bob and Natalie can move in. Given Bob’s recent diagnosis and rounds of chemo, we especially need volunteers to help get this house ready to be their home and eventually a center for the Tulip Lane area neighborhood. Bob plans to be at […]


Ways to Pray and Care for the Schallers

Please continue to pray for Bob in his battle against non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Bob began chemo in Omaha the beginning of April, and treatments will likely continue through July. He has chemo again tomorrow. Bob and Natalie has a two year-old son and a new baby due in July. In addition, they are in the process […]


The 2nd Annual “Run For Our Future” Race information

Announcing The Bridge’s 2nd Annual Run For Our Future! Please click the image below for more information about how you can register to be a runner, a Team Bridge sponsor, and to get more information! This effort is an important way for us to raise the funding necessary for all The Bridge’s 2014 Summer Youth […]