DR Update 4

“What really struck me the most about this trip was the abject poverty these people lived in. Yesterday we visited a village that was described as a dump mixed with a water filtration plant. These people lived in a literal dump, and earned money by allowing people to put trash there for payment. But this […]

DR Update 4

“John Piper said ‘You never know what prayer is for until you know that life is war.’ And I think that’s really true, especially on a trip like this.”-Cam Florence Day six of our trip was pretty emotional for everyone. A few of us are sick or exhausted or both, but despite the discomfort I […]

DR Update 3

“I have been on this trip six times and have never seen the Spirit move in the way it has this week! Today was a day of great service to the local church. A focus of this trip has been to serve and empower the local church so it can grow and make a lasting […]

DR Update Day 2

“Today was surreal. I was sitting under a tree singing songs of praise with tons of Dominicans. As I sang in English, and they in Spanish, I got a glimpse of heaven. One day we will be worshipping the King face to face from every nation in various languages. It’s gonna be sick.” – Katelyn Leidy […]

DR Update Day 1

“I went on the trip last year and I loved it so much that it was an easy decision to come back. I’ve been thinking lately about what my motivation really should be for going again, and I realized that we’re doing what Jesus would be doing and did do when he was here on […]

Dodgeball for a Cause: 2nd Annual Catoctin Cup Winners Crowned

On May 4th, Rock Student ministries Junior High and Senior High teams competed in the Second Annual Catoctin Cup dodgeball tournament. The student’s entry fees were donated to a summer school scholarship fund for Catoctin Elementary school students who need academic help and their families who cannot afford the full tuition. Rock student ministries teamed […]

Domincan Republic for His Glory and Fame (The Rock)

  There are just some things in life that don’t need any explanation. Watch the video below, as it gives a glimpse into the many ways God worked in and through all the students of The Rock that traveled to the Dominican Republic in the name of Christ.

Car Wash for Eyeglasses

by Howard Levin @ MBC Loudoun MBC Loudoun’s adoption of Catoctin Elementary School continued on Sunday afternoon October 10 with a car wash to raise funds for eyeglasses. The car wash was organized by Nathan George as part of his Ashburn-Leesburg couples small group’s sponsorship of the Leesburg school (Howie & Judy Levin, Renee & […]

Car Wash for Eyeglasses

As part of our adoption of Catoctin Elementary School, Rock students will be serving other students in need by washing cars at the Leesburg Roy Rodgers Sunday October 10 from 12:30-4pm. They will take the money to buy reading glasses for students who cannot afford them. The Roy Rogers is located on the corner of […]

August 2nd Saturday – ROCK Students Share about DR Mission Trip

by Lauren Payne, Associate Director of Ministry Teams @ MBC Loudoun This summer the ROCK took 217 students (31 from the Loudoun campus) down to the Dominican Republic for a week-long mission trip. On Saturday, August 14th prior to the service we had a group of ROCK students and volunteers share about the trip. It […]