A brigde holds weight, holds tension, and is walked upon. A person in this role needs to be strong enough and wise enough to hold weight, hold tension and be prepared to get walked over. You become a transition space for people to move from one space to the next. You understand both sides, believe in both sides, love both sides and can bring understanding, reconciliation and restoration to both sides. Whether it is a relationship, an epoch or a social justice issue, bridges play the role of bringing both sides together.
Michelle shares about using art as the language to bridge the community to the hope of the world, Jesus. Art transcends barriers and reasoning and can ‘open up the curiosity within’.
“A missional engagement requires immersion in culture, to listen and ask questions” Michelle Sanders.