The Bridge International Church is guided by a ministry team representing several different nations and a variety of life experiences. Below you will see our staff team who are responsible for day-to-day administration & ministry training at The Bridge.

In addition, The Bridge is served by a finance team (members appointed for financial accountability and policy decisions), Spiritual Life Team (members focused on the spiritual growth needs of The Bridge who advise the Lead Pastor team), and Advisory Board (respected leaders of other churches or ministries who provide counsel, guidance & accountability to the lead pastor.).

Kelly Delp serves as Lead Pastor of The Bridge. She moved to Paris from Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, in 2010 to serve on The Bridge team. Kelly is passionate about seeing hope and healing brought to the international community in the name of Jesus and seeing disciples equipped for Kingdom work.
Padoue & Flore Bounda serve as pastors of The Bridge’s French-African fellowship “AVEC” which also meets on Sundays. Originally from the Republic of Congo, they have a heart to preach and worship God.  Inspired by the francophone cultures around the world, AVEC expresses a passion that reaches beyond any one culture.
Jeannette Cathey is originally from Southern California and moved to Paris in July 2014. After working for over ten years at a university, she loves being a part of the Bridge International Church. She works in a variety of areas including volunteer development, office administration, and helping with music including the Bridge Choir. She returned to the U.S. in December 2016 with plans to return in summer 2017.
  Dave & Sharon Roberts moved to Paris in late summer 2010 from Eastbourne, England. Dave is a pastor & author, among many other projects he is involved in. He serves on the speaking team for The Bridge’s Sunday morning meetings. Dave & Sharon now live back in Eastbourne and join us monthly on weekends.
Suzanne Spolarich Photo Suzanne Spolarich joined The Bridge in July 2011. She came to France in 1995 with a passion to serve university students. Suzanne, an ordained minister, comes to the Bridge team with years of ministry experience in France. Suzanne serves as a pastor, specializing in small groups & university ministry.
Joel and Kristen Temple Photo Joel and Kristen Temple moved to the Paris area in August of 2015. They have served in the nations of Cameroon and Botswana with church planting and humanitarian outreach since 2001. Joel serves as a pastor on our speaking team and Kristen leads in the BridgeKids ministry.