Orlando Juarez – Lead Pastor
Orlando serves as the founding and senior pastor of The Bridge in Bixby, Oklahoma, a suburb of Tulsa. Prior to being the senior pastor of The Bridge, Orlando served for ﬁve years as the Associate Pastor and Worship Pastor of The Crossing Church in The Woodlands, Texas. Preceding his time at The Crossing, Orlando served as the Worship Minister at Grace Church for 13 years in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
In every role he has served in, there are two characteristics that deﬁne what Orlando is about – a love for God that is infectious and a love for people that expresses acceptance. The Bridge is built on this foundation – a relational connection to God that is expressed and revealed by loving others.
Kim Juarez – Associate Pastor
In addition to being a pastor’s wife, Kim deals with the administrative functions and detail responsibilities of The Bridge. She also oversees the women’s ministries. Kim and Orlando have been married for 34 years and have 3 children, a son-in-law and daughter-in-law, and 5 grandchildren. She enjoys cooking and spending time with family & friends.