Posts from March 2022

Update on mission trip to Saltillo and Monterrey

Monday Recap:Our second day in Saltillo was full and busy! After a good night’s rest, we awoke to a delicious breakfast with coffee. That gave us the energy we needed to participate in several activities— including the first ever Spring Invasion podcast. We spoke on the topic, “living under the guidance of God.” Pastor López hosts his podcast on Facebook under the church account (Plenitud De Vida) and on Spotify. After the podcast, we traveled through the mountains and a…

March 8th update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name! Nearly 20 years ago someone asked me, “Why are you such an angry person?”  My first response was to heatedly reply, “I’m not angry!”  When I look back at that experience, it’s funny to recognize how defensive I was.  I went and talked with Rochelle and a few friends and asked each of them if they thought I was an angry person.  I was seeking their affirmation and hoped they would confirm that the person who…

March 1st update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name! This week I am praying for those who are suffering because of the war in Ukraine.  The stories and pictures are heartbreaking, and I’ve been moved to pray and to ask God what I can do to participate in the reconciling work that God wants to do.  Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent.  Lent is a season of reflection and repentance, in which we ask the Lord to reveal our sin to…