In this section we will be posting news about the ministry and upcoming events.  You can also follow and stay in touch with us on Facebook (R.O.C.K. Ministries)!  Thank you for standing in the gap with us and God bless!
 
(Please watch for upcoming events on Pastor Chris' Facebook page  and God bless!)
 

NOW AVAILABLE

"IT'S OKAY, YOU'RE WITH MY FATHER"
(A CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATOR'S CALL TO THE CHURCH)

THROUGH WESTBOW PRESS (A DIVISION  OF THOMAS NELSON), YOUR LOCAL BOOKSTORE, OR AMAZON.COM!

(LOOK FOR PHOTOS AND PRESS RELEASES TO FOLLOW)

Note: Very pleased that our book is now being carried at  Myra's 23rd Psalm Christian Bookstore and Framing in Kennett, MO (808B Independence Ave).  Thanks & God bless to the owner Myra Baker.  I received an extra nice compliment when she said her daughter picked up the book and couldn't put it down till finished... praise God! Local Christian bookstores are such a blessing we should support and let them know they are appreciated... God bless! 

 

CLICK HERE TO READ THE TIMES DEMOCRAT ARTICLE ABOUT THE BOOK!

CLICK HERE TO HEAR KLUH 90.3 LIFE RADIO INTERVIEW!

CLICK HERE TO WATCH VICTORY TELEVISION NETWORK (VTN) INTERVIEW!

CLICK HERE TO READ ABOUT ADAM SHELTON AND THE MISSION TRIP TO JAMAICA!

 

PRAISING GOD THAT PASTOR CHRIS' BOOK, "IT'S OKAY, YOU'RE WITH MY FATHER"    (A CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATOR'S CALL TO THE CHURCH) IS NOW AVAILABLE THROUGH THE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING NETWORK'S ON-LINE SHOP: CLICK LOGO TO VIEW

Upcoming Events

 

(Please watch for upcoming events on Pastor Chris' Facebook page and God bless!)

 

DATE
EVENT INFORMATION LINKS
     
 

2013

 
     
Saturday
November 23rd
2:00 PM
We have set the date and location for our next Call To Honor Praise & Prayer Rally for America on Saturday, November 23rd at 2PM at the parking lot next to Oasis Church in St. Francis. We will be having different area pastors each say one of the prayers for America, families, revival, government leaders, military, national protection, law enforcement, finances... Come on out and help bless America and The Church... God bless!
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10201216285662444&set=o.249140488546259&type=1&theater
     
Friday
September 13
 
Very blessed to be interviewed on TBN Kansas City's "Joy In Our Town" today! If you weren't in the Kansas City viewing area and missed the show you can catch it on this link... with appreciation to TBN and God bless!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwaIppmyFU8&feature=player_embedded
     
Sunday
August 25th
6:00 PM
Excited at having Acton Bowen sharing at the A Call To Honor Community-wide Praise & Prayer Tent Rally in Jonesboro on Sunday, August 25th @ 6PM! Come out to 200 W. Huntington, be blessed and bless America!
https://www.facebook.com/#!/photo.php?fbid=352715021522138&set=a.279070145553293.65324.249140488546259&type=1&theater
     
Wednesday
July 31st
5:30 AM & 1:00PM (Eastern)
WHAT A BLESSING! Just heard that my 2nd interview on "Homekeepers" with Arthelene Rippy will air at 5:30 A.M. (Eastern) and 1:00 P.M. (Eastern) on Wednesday, July 31st on the 15 stations of the CHRISTIAN TELEVISION NETWORK, DIRECT TV #376,... DISH TV #267, SKY ANGEL #136 AND THE INTERNET with appreciation to Arlene Rippy and giving God all the glory! Below is an internet link and just click on livestream. Hope you can catch it and God bless!
http://www.ctnonline.com/
     
Thursday
 May 9th
2:00 PM
Honored to be invited by Evangelist Bro. Tony Workman to be a guest on his program, "Reviving Your Day" Ministries on the Christian Television Network (CTN) with appreciation to Bro. Tony & God bless!
Christian Television Network (CTN) link
 Saturday
April  20th
6:00 PM
For the New Year ~ Announcing our first "A Call To Honor" event, Saturday, April 20th at 6PM at the Paragould Community Center, Paragould, Arkansas! Col. Oliver North spoke there and signed his book on President Lincoln's birthday. NY Times Bestseller (Escape The Noise)/Fox News Faith & Religion contributor Acton Bowen Outreach is already on-board as a confirmed speaker! The center can seat over 1400 and we are looking for a great turnout for our youth, men, women, business, political, service, and religious leaders! Mark the date and look for more soon!   A Call To Honor is an inter-denominational, bi-partisan call to a higher standard for our youth, men, women, business, political, and religious leaders.
 
 Wednesday
  February 6th
9:00 AM
Honored to be interviewed on YHTC-TV, Channel 21, Dexter, MO on my book with appreciation to Tyler Wagner and God bless! YHTC-TV
     
 

2012

 
     
 Monday
December
 24th 

Honored to have my book, "It's Okay, You're With My Father" (A Child Abuse Investigator's Call to The Church) featured by blogger Diane Estrella.  Thanks Diane and God bless!

Diane Estrella Blog

Saturday
December
22nd
1PM - 3PM

 

Incredibly honored to be doing a book signing at That Bookstore in Blytheville. It is one of Arkansas’s most iconic and best-known bookstores listed number 5 of America’s top 10 bookstores.
Among the hundreds of writers who have signed there are Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton, along with John Grisham, Jack Butler, Lewis Nordan, Jennifer Paddock, and Meadowlark Lemon to name a few. John Grisham has been quoted that an early book signing he’d done there remains one of his fondest memories as a writer. With special thanks to Mary Gay Shipley and God bless!
 

That Bookstore in Blytheville

Monday
December
 
17th
11AM
Very honored to have been interviewed by Diana Davis of our abc affiliate KAIT8-TV over my book, " It's Okay, You're With My Father" (A Child Abuse Investigator's Call to The Church) with special appreciation to Diana Davis and God bless! — with It's Okay, You're With My Father.
Link to photo of interview
 Saturday
November
 10th 
11AM - 1PM

Pastor Chris will be at The Christian Bookstore, 3915 K East Nettleton Ave., Jonesboro, AR, (870) 268-8339 for a booksigning with special appreciation to Pastor Wayne & Brenda Belle.  Our local Christian book stores are treasures we should support whenever possible!

 
 Monday
October
 22nd 
6PM
 
Pastor Chris is pleased to host a benefit dinner with THE Meadowlark Lemon at the Piggott Diner in Piggott, AR.  Only 120 tickets will be sold at $20 with choice of chicken or fish dinner, Meadowlark will share followed by a meet & greet booksigning.  There will also be a silent auction of Meadowlark memorabilia during the event.  Tickets can be purchased at the Piggott Diner or by contacting Pastor Chris, (870) 565-2784.  Honored that Meadowlark will also stay over and be the guest minister at a special 6:30 PM Tuesday service at "R.O.C.K." Church, 371 N. Moore (down from NAPA), Piggott, AR.
 

Clay County Times Democrat Article

(You can also see photos on our facebook page)

Friday
September 28th 
1PM - 3PM
Pastor Chris is pleased to be doing a joint book signing with New York Times bestseller / Fox News faith and religion contributor Acton Bowen at the ASU Hemingway Center in Piggott, AR.
 

ASU Hemingway Center

Acton Bowen

Thursday
September 20th 1PM (Central)
Pastor Chris, author of "It's Ok, Your With My Father", is pleased to be interviewed by Shanetria Peterson of Ray Of Hope Blog Talk Radio, With appreciation to Shanetria Peterson and God bless!
 

Ray of Hope Blog Talk Radio

Friday
August 17
7AM & 10PM
Praising God that Pastor Chris will be interviewed on the Victory Television Network (VTN), Little Rock "Arkansas Alive" Program. Special Thanks to Pastor Happy Caldwell and Program Producer Tish Kemp... God bless
 

VTN Arkansas Alive TV Interview

 Saturday
July 21
11AM - 1PM
Pastor Chris will be at the Greene County Library in Paragould for a booksigning. Pastor Chris was blessed to have KAIT8 come out and cover the book signing...
 

KAIT 8 News Article 

 Monday
May 21st
6:30 PM

Blessed to have been invited as guest speaker for the Gideons this Monday evening at the Piggott Community Center. Pastor Chris dedicated his life to The Lord after reading a Gideon Bible given to him when he joined the Army and was baptised by an Army Chaplain.

 
Sunday
May 6th
6:30 PM
Very pleased to announce that ROCK will be hosting THE Meadowlark Lemon with Ronnie (The Preaching Machine) Raven at the Piggott Community Center. In addition to being a Harlem Globetrotter in the Basketball Hall of Fame, he is an ordained minister with a tremendous message and heart for youth. He will be sharing a message and meeting & signing his book, "Trust Your Next Shot" (highly recommend) after. Invite someone out and be blessed!

 

 
 
Also see news article at
 
Saturday
March 31st
2PM - 4PM
Pastor Chris will be at The Lantern Bookstore, 1707 Paragould Plaza, Paragould, AR for a booksigning. They have a 20% coupon posted on our facebook page good for one item through our booksigning. Special thanks to the owner Brenda Jordan and God bless! Click link to right to see more information at KAIT8 news!
Saturday
February 4th
10AM - 12PM
Pastor Chris will be at the Corning Library from 10AM - 12PM for a book signing. Special thanks to Librarian Kathy Butler & God bless! Click link to right to see more information at KAIT8 News website.  Article on KAIT8 News
Saturday
January 21st
10AM - 12PM
Pastor Chris will be at the Piggott Library Saturday, January 21st from 10AM - 12PM for a book signing (Piggott is where Andy Griffith filmed his first movie, "A Face in the Crowd"). Special thanks to Librarian Gay Johnson who has served the library for 30 years! What a great resource to the community! God bless!
 
Sunday
January 15th
6:00 PM
Blessed to have been invited to guest speak this Sunday (January 15th) at 6:00 PM at Christian Family Fellowship International (CFFI), S. Weswood Blvd., Poplar Bluff, MO and will be signing books after. I completed ministry training through their ministry school... Special thanks to Pastor Kevin McAnulty and God bless!
 Tuesday
January, 10th 10:50am & 7:25pm
Pastor Chris was interviewed by KLUH 90.3 Life Radio. The interview will be aired Tues. Jan. 10th around 10:50am and 7:25pm. It can be listened to over the internet at www.dcmliferadio.org

90.3 Life Radio Book Interview

 

2011

 

Thursday, December 15th from 3 - 5:30 PM  - Pastor Chris will be at the Rector Public Library on Thursday, December 15th from 3 - 5:30 PM for a book signing. Special thanks to Librarian Deana Mills... God bless!

Thursday, December 1st at 6:30AM - Pastor Chris will be the guest speaker at the Kennett Rotary Club meeting at McCormicks in Kennett on Thursday, December 1st at 6:30AM... Thanks & God bless to John Graves for the invitation.

Thursday, November 17th from 3-5PM  - Pastor Chris will be at the Kennett, MO (Sheryl Crow's hometown) Library on Thursday, November 17th from 3-5PM for a book signing... Thanks & God bless to the Librarian, Jonell Minton.