Bridge House

BRIDGE HOUSE

The Bridge House Women's Group Home (apply here)
Why does this home exist?
  • This group home exists for the purpose of helping those in recovery from addiction to develop a relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • To build a spiritual community that will provide the opportunity, support, and education - both spiritual and vocational - to facilitate skills to succeed in life.
  • To help a person discover God’s plan for their life.
In the Bible, Jeremiah wrote these words,
"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
Who can live in this house?
  • Women who have completed the approved application, background check, and interview process. Applications are available at First Assembly Church.  For an online application, click here. For a printable copy, click here.
  • Women who desire to stay clean from drugs and alcohol and want to live their life God’s way.
*This is also a St. Charles County regulation. What do we ask of each woman?
  • Understand and follow the house guidelines.
  • Attend Sunday morning worship service and Wednesday night prayer service at First Assembly Church.
  • Attend Living Free on Sunday evenings at First Assembly Church.
  • Attend one additional twelve-step recovery meeting each week.
  • Gain employment as soon as possible.
  • Pay rent each week.
  • Maintain proper upkeep of the house and property.
  • Respect the rights and property of others.
  • Stay drug- and chemical-free.
  • Maintain accountability to the leadership of this house.
  • Attend counseling with Fresh Life Counseling as scheduled.
What will First Assembly Church do for the women?
  • Provide a safe, low cost, home as they work on their recovery.
  • Provide a mentor to help them through Bible study and building healthy relationships with others.
  • Provide relevant Bible teaching to help them grow.
  • Assist them as needed while teaching them to stand on their own two feet.
  • Pray for and encourage those living in the house.
Bridge Ministries strive to:

  "Bridge the gap from addiction to sobriety through Christ!"

Application for Membership