What is Bridge the Gap?

Bridge the Gap is a prayer event designed to unite young people and adults and challenge them to join together in prayer. The prayer service is on Wednesday, October 4 and will be live streamed from Hobe Sound Bible Church. Pastors and youth leaders will be participating from several different states. Bridge the Gap is sponsored by Youth Challenge and hosted by Hobe Sound Bible Church.

In this day of technology, we have an opportunity to unite in one accord and pray for the next generation.

Bridge the Gap Timeline

  • September 4 - Church registeration opens
  • Mid September - Receive Bridge the Gap packet in the mail
    • Includes: Leader’s service guide
    • Service bulletins
    • 21 day prayer card packets
    • Poster for church bulletin board
  • Spread the word to your entire congregation (young and old alike)
  • October 4 - Join the Bridge the Gap prayer service live-streamed from Hobe Sound Bible Church
  • Individuals commit as Prayer Partners at the conclusion of the service
  • October 5-25 - Participate in the 21 day prayer challenge
  • October 26-28 - Join more than 1000 young people and sponsors at Youth Challenge 2017



How much does it cost to participate?

There is no charge to participate in Bridge the Gap. All you need to do is register your church online at We will be sending prayer packets that you will use during the online service on October 4. The event is sponsored by Youth Challenge and hosted by Hobe Sound Bible Church.

Is Bridge the Gap just for teenagers and youth?

No, it is for the entire church. The purpose of the event is to unite 3 generations in prayer. We will be sharing a unique way for the older generation to have a wonderful impact on the millennial generation.

How can I participate in the 21 day Prayer Challenge?

You can use 21 day prayer cards or utilize the Youth Challenge app on your phone. If your church has signed up to participate in the live-stream prayer service, they will receive a 21-Day prayer cards to hand out during the service. The 21 day prayer challenge runs October 5-25, 2017.

How many young people and churches will be participating?

Our goal is to have at least 20 churches from across the country participate in the prayer service. We would like to have 200+ individuals commit to the 21 day prayer challenge.

How do we access the prayer service?

On October 4, at 7:00 pm, go to and click on live-stream.

Is the prayer event just for those attending Youth Challenge?

No. We encourage all youth and adults to join together in this important initiative. If your church is unable to join the live stream event, you can tune in at home.

Register Your Church

Register your church to join our live simulcast and receive bulletins & announcement materials. Also, note how many prayer packets you would like to receive to distribute to prayer partners in your church.


Bridge the Gap Church Registration
Max 25. Contact us if you need more packets.

Participating Churches

  • Calvary Bible Fellowship Church
         Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Fairmount Pilgrim Holiness
         Alexandria, In
  • Faith Community Chapel
         Thomasville, NC
  • Hobe Sound Bible Church
         Hobe Sound, FL