Rock News

New Womens’ Bible Study Opportunity! The Monday night women’s Bible Study group (led by Andrea Sloup and Sara Moll) will be starting a new 10-week study on Monday, September 11, and you are invited!  The group will meet Monday evenings from 7:00pm to 8:30 pm in Room 217 at the Rock to go through the following study: “Restless: Because you were made for more” by Jennie Allen. 

Women of all ages are welcome! After we know the total number of women joining us, we will purchase the books.  The Study Guide is required and costs $11.00.  The book is optional and costs $15.00.  If you have questions or want to sign up, contact Sara or Andrea. They will be in The Rock Café area after worship.  You can also text them with questions or to sign up (Sara at 402-641-4200; or Andrea at 402-641-7221). 

Minutes from the last Directors’ meeting can be found HERE.

A young adults group is meeting on Monday evenings at 7 p.m. at Brevin and Michaela Sloup’s house! (1616 Eastridge Ave) Contact them for more information.

With the new school year approaching, it’s time to get your kids signed up for our midweek activities. Stepping Stones is for ages 3 to 4th grade, and you can sign up HERE. FaithInk is our confirmation group for grades 5-8, and you can sign up HERE. Godparents groups for high school students are combined with the groups at St. John, and you can learn more about that HERE

Use your gifts at The Rock! God has blessed every individual with unique gifts, skills and talents. We’d love to have you use your gifts in service at The Rock! As a bonus, helping out at The Rock will also give you the opportunity to connect with some great people, find a sense of belonging and experience the joy of being used by God! Please fill out the form ON OUR WEBSITE if you are interested in serving.

All are invited to join Trail Life & American Heritage Girls Monday, August 28 for a joining event to learn about the Waco area group at 6:30 pm at St. John’s Lutheran in Waco (1011 Rd U). Trail Life is a Christian Outdoor Adventure group for boys ages 5-17.  American Heritage Girls is a Christian group for girls ages 5-17. Contact Troopmaster Rick Backhus 402-641-7531 or Rebecca Mau 402-363-1824 with any questions. Click HERE for an informational flier.

Join us for a special time of prayer Sunday, August 27, praying for the call process, our future pastor, and The Rock during the vacancy period. We’ll gather in room 211 (near the stairs) from 9:15-9:50. All are welcome! 

If you have questions about the call process, you can ask Ross Briggs, Lori Bruns, Emma Dannehl, Jake Eckles, Marcus Gubanyi, Tim Moll, Matt Myers, Brenda Rief, Andrea Sloup, and our circuit visitor, Rev. David Palomaki. Please pray for them and for our vacancy pastor, Rev. David Loeschen.

Our August item for the Blue Valley food pantry is canned fruit. Thanks for being a blessing to the community in this way! You can see our Blue Valley Pantry item schedule on our website. Year-round they also collect the following: pasta, pasta meal mixes, instant potato side dishes, and mashed potatoes. 

YogaFaith News 

August Schedule:

  • All Level Tuesdays at 5:30 pm CST at The Rock
  • All Level Thursdays at 5:30 pm CST at The Rock
  • Restorative YogaFaith from 7:00-8:00 pm CST at The Rock  *Sign up in advance, please.

*Restorative YogaFaith classes are limited to 8 students per class because of the limited number of props we have available. Please secure your spot for Restorative YogaFaith by signing up on Sign Up Genius at

Also, visit their Facebook page for a full calendar and more information.

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