Elder Crockett is the founder and Pastor of "Rock Church Ministries".
Our first official service was held on January 25, 1998 with (21) twenty-one in attendance. It was during that service God added our first members, The Furbusch Family. Our first seed offering of $511.00 was sown into good ground. According to Acts 2:47 "Praising God, and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved."
Here are some important dates and memorial occasions for this ministry: Pastor's Ordination was held on March 29, 1998 officiated by Elder Ronnie London. Our first Baby Dedication was on Resurrection Sunday , April 26, 1998. Our first Baptismal Service was held on Sunday April 26, 1998. We had nine candidates. The first Observance of the Lords's Supper was held on Sunday, June 7, 1998. Our Pastor's Installation Service was held on June 28, 1998.
On February 1, 1999 we were blessed to occupy our own facility at 55 West Bank Expressway in Gretna, La. Our service times were Sundays at 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. and every Wednesday Night at 7:30 p.m. for our Bible Explosion. On February 28, 1999, we held our First Year Church Celebration, the guest for that occation was Pastor Charles Brown Sr, Full Gospel COGIC.
The First Pastoral Celebration was held May 1st-3rd 1999, The guest included Pastor Calvin Woods, Greater Liberty B.C., Pastor Lester Love, Greater Antioch FGBC and Pastor Ronnie London, Second Baptist and St. Mark B.C. So many wonderful things have happened since that time like weddings, gala's Baptisms, and our membership has been steadily increasing. On August 29, 1999 the consecrational Services of 12 "Ministers In Training" by Pastor Ronnie A. Crockett was a tremendous blessing.
Today even after the devistation of Hurricane Katrina God is still in control. Let us embrace his "LIVING WORD" and remember that everything has already been worked out. We just have to step out on FAITH!