"Big John came to us five and one half years ago," recalls Bobby Yates, the leader of Luv-em-up Ministries, which reaches out to people with special needs. "He was a chain-smoker. He lived in a garage and was never allowed to leave. He was so depressed that he was in a catatonic state."

Big John began to attend Luv-em-up's Monday night worship services, but remained unresponsive and emotionless. By the eleventh week, he started tapping his foot during worship. All of a sudden he jumped up and started shouting, "I'm free, I'm free!"

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News & Updates

Easter at the Rock

Join the Rock Church as we celebrate Easter!

Special presentation of
The Passion of The Christ
Good Friday, April 10 · Sanctuary · 6:30 PM*

Mountain Bike Ministry presents
Silent Ride

Saturday, April 11 · Mission Bay · 8:45 AM

Easter Service: HOPE
Special message by Pastor Miles McPherson and musical guests the Katinas
Saturday, April 11 · Sanctuary · 5 PM

Easter Service: HOPE
Special message by Pastor Miles McPherson and musical guests the Katinas
Easter Sunday, April 12 · Sanctuary
6 AM* · 8 AM · 10 AM · 12 PM · 5 PM · 7 PM*

*Children's services not available at these services.

Deaf interpretation available at the 10 AM service.

Baptism at the Plunge

Join the Rock family as we celebrate the public declaration of many new believers. If you have recently made a commitment to Christ or you are ready to make an open profession of your faith, join hundreds of others at the Rock Church baptism.

The baptism will take place at the Plunge in Belmont Park in Mission Beach on Friday, April 3, at 6 PM.

For more info, contact Nicole at 619.764.5105 or nicole.duprez@therocksandiego.org.

Lee Strobel

Join us Sunday, April 5, 2009, as special guest, Lee Strobel speaks at all five services. As a professional journalist, Lee Strobel developed his news stories using investigative reporting and extensive research.

During his career, he spent two years questioning the evidence for Jesus. "Is Jesus the Son of God? Is Jesus the only way to God? Is the Bible a reliable historical document?" What he found changed his life. Strobel will share his story and how we can answer similar questions our friends might have.

Service Times:
8AM · 10 AM · 12 PM · 5 PM · 7 PM

Talents & Career Class

Learn how to study the Bible for yourself. Discover tools that will help you unlock profound insights into God's Word. Come join us Monday, March 30, at 6 PM in the High School Room.

For more info, contact Shawn at shawn.wagner@therocksandiego.org or 619.764.5298

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