The bass-pounding music is relentless as the sweat-drenched dance crew glides, stomps, and pivots across the floor in perfect rhythm. Their director is just as determined. He barely gives the dancers a few moments of rest before the drill begins again: "…and 5, 6, 7, 8!"

But this isn’t just ordinary dance. Nor is this your ordinary ministry. Brandon is zealous about his worship. Anyone wanting to get involved should be warned from the start; the team spends a minimum of five hours in intensive training and two hours of Bible study each week, not including regular church service.

This strenuous rehearsal is just one of many that director, Brandon Henschel will take the Rock Steady dancers through before the crew takes center stage to deliver their revolutionary brand of the gospel—through hip hop.

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News & Updates

Memorial Day Community Festival
Monday, May 25, 2009 · 5 PM

Celebrate Memorial Day at the Carlsbad Lagoon. Join us Monday, May 25, 5 PM for BMX/skate/wake demos and music by LA Symphony, Dr. Seahorse aka Trevor Davis, and Dakoda Motor Co. The evening will also feature the surf movie world premiere of Beyond the Dream and a special message by Pastor Miles McPherson. Bring your friends and family to this FREE event!  Rave card


Dodgeball Tournament
Saturday, May 23 · 10 AM - 6 PM

Join the 1825 Ministry May 23, 10 AM - 6 PM at Rock Park behind the church building for their Dodgeball Tournament. Cost: $10 per person or $5 to watch the fun. Teams can have 8 players, with 6 on the court at one time. Proceeds benefit 1825 Ministry. For more info, email Amanda or call 619.764.2625.


CAMP ROCK - Registration Begins!
Sunday, May 24, 2009

K-5th grade students (as of the 2009-2010 school year) can meet new friends, have fun, and grow in their relationship with God at Camp Rock. Registration begins May 24.

Join us for Camp Rock June 23-26, 5:30-8:30 PM for high-energy recreation and competitions, obstacle courses, bounce houses, painting, and crafts. Kids will also walk through the life of Jesus and learn about His character. For more info, email Jenny or call 619.764.5218.


Pastor Miles to Appear on TBN
Thursday, May 28, 2009 · 6 PM

Join Pastor Miles on May 28, 6 PM as he appears on TBN’s Praise the Lord program with Charles Billingsley. The Rock Church has been invited to be a part of their live audience. TBN’s studios are located at: 3150 Bear St. Costa Mesa, CA 92626. To reserve seats contact Joy at 714.708.5409.


Rock Out and Serve!
Friday, May 29 - Sunday, May 31, 2009

DO Something at the Rock N Roll Marathon! We need 300 volunteers to serve in various positions. Join us May 29-31 as we share the love of Christ with 20,000 runners. For more info, email Nikki or call 619.322.1406.


Women's Tea: Beauty from Brokeness
Saturday, May 30, 2009 · 1 PM

Put your pinkies up! Join the women of the Rock Church May 30, 1 PM for the annual Women's Tea. This year's special guest speaker, Mary James will share about "Beauty from Brokenness." Bring a friend and join us for delicious food and fellowship at the Courtyard Marriott. Cost: $16. Tickets may be purchased online or at Sisters in Christ on Wednesdays at 6:30 PM in Rm 232.


ASK: A Prayer & Fasting Event
Saturday, May 30, 2009 · 6 AM - 6 PM

Join Pastor Miles on Saturday, May 30, 6 AM - 6 PM in the Rock Sanctuary for “ASK.” Feel free to join us for all or part of this 12-hour prayer, fasting, and worship event. Childcare will not be provided. " do not have because you do not ask..." James 4:2.


Marriage Getaway
Friday, July 17 - Sunday, July 19, 2009

Discover God's original design for marriage at the Rock Church's 8th Annual Marriage Getaway. Join Pastor Miles, his wife, Debbie, and guest speakers as we provide you with the necessary tools to build an old school marriage. Whether you are a newlywed or married for years, God's original design for marriage is Always and Forever. Early Bird Special Ends Tomorrow! Register now and save $50.

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