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Making a Difference

As Christians, God gives us a desire to serve Him and make a difference in the lives of others.  The ministries of Rock Springs Baptist Church are waiting with open arms for YOU to volunteer!  Look below and contact a ministry leader today and be part of making a difference!

  • Nursery and Preschool Ministry

Our Nursery and PreSchool age levels are included in our Joyland Ministry.  For more information about how to be involved in the Nursery, contact Sandra Collins.  For more information about how to be involved in the PreSchool level contact, Dawn Sheriff.

  • KidzTown Ministry

We minister to children in grades 1st through 5th in our KidzTown Ministry. KidzTown is located on level 1 of Building F. If you would like a guided tour, please contact us.  If you would like to be involved in this ministry, please contact Steve and Missy Fitch.

  • G56 Ministry

Generation 56 is a bridge ministry for our 5th and 6th graders in preparation for their entrance in our student ministry with middle school and high school.  For more information about working with the 5th and 6th graders, please contact Steve Fitch.

  • Collide Student Ministries

Our students in 7th through 12 grades are part of our Collide Student Ministry.  For more information about how to be involved of this ministry, contact ministry leader Greg Nelson.

  • Overflow College Ministry

The transition from high school to college life is crucial for young adults! Our Overflow College Ministry wants to strengthen these students in their life of faith with studies, fellowship and worship services.  To find out how you can be involved, contact Josh Gibson.

  • Men In Action

MIA is a hands-on ministry of men working to repair the homes of our senior adults. They minister to widows, the handicapped and the elderly by repairing their homes, building ramps and general outside clean up.  To find out more about how you can be involved in this active ministry, contact Wayne Holcombe.

  • Bible Fellowship Teachers

Our small group settings in our Bible Fellowship classes are the vital connection for our church members to each another.  To become involved as a teacher in our Bible Fellowship ministry, contact Walt Sweet.

  • First Impression Ministry

The First Impression Ministry mans our Welcome Centers and schedules our door greeters.  If you would like more information about how you can be involved in the First Impression Ministry, contact the ministry leader, Walt Sweet.

  • Ushers Ministry

The ushers play a very important role in the greeting and seating of our visitors.  Our gentlemen are also vital in the collection of tithes and gifts during our worship services. If you would like to become involved as an usher, please contact Wayne Holcombe.

  • Music Ministry

Music is of great importance in the worship service, as it sets the tone of the preaching hour. The adult choir and orchestra welcome all interested musicians and singers to sit in on a practice on Sunday evening at 4:30 or Wednesday evening immediately following the service. For more information about the music ministry, contact Don Gibson.

  • Recreation & Activities Ministry

God has blessed Rock Springs with wonderful facilities for outdoor and indoor recreation. Sports teams have access to baseball and soccer fields.  We also have four full-size  indoor basketball courts allowing us to have a variety of teams playing at the same time. Organized team sports are an important part of our church fellowship and outreach.  Wayne Holcombe coordinates all team sports.

  • Audio Visual Ministry

The audio and video ministry of Rock Springs is a key element in our worship. Not only does it allow our congregation to clearly hear and view the service, but it relays the service via live streaming over the internet.  Many people who are home bound, retired and moved away, missionaries on foreign soil, our membership on vacation or business trips, etc. depend on our audio and video ministry each week.  The Audio Visual Ministry is highly technical and all volunteers MUST meet certain criteria. This ministry also produces cds and dvds as they are ordered through the Bookstore prepaid ordering system. To learn more about this ministry and how you can be involved, contact Rusty Galloway.

  • Security Ministry

The safety and security of our grounds, buildings and all peoples in our facilities are of utmost importance at Rock Springs.  Our security team is present during all services, events and are professionals at the highest level.  Their presence is of great comfort to us and our families.  If you are interested in serving as part of our security team, please contact Wayne Holcombe or Gerald Ravan.

  • Shuttle Driver Ministry

Giving rides to and from all of our parking facilities each service and event at Rock Springs, our shuttle drivers are a huge blessing to us!  Rain or shine, hot or cold temps, they shuttle drivers to and from our facilities with a warm greeting.  If you wish to serve as a shuttle bus driver, please contact Wayne Holcombe.

  • Parking Lot/ Crossing Guard Ministry/Valet Parking

With thousands of people and hundreds of cars moving in and out of our drives during services and events, our Parking Lot and Crossing Guard Ministry is vitally important to your safety and security while on our grounds.  If you are interested in serving in this ministry, please contact Wayne Holcombe.

  • Hospitality Ministry

The Hospitality Ministry greets each person as they enter our buildings for services or events.  Their friendly welcome and willingness to assist guests and members with location of ministries and facilities gives the worship experience a pleasant beginning. If you would like to be a blessing as a greeter or work in the welcome center areas, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Facility Event Set Up Ministry

Each event hosted by Rock Springs has much preparation and the Facility Event Set Up Ministry is of great importance to the success of these events.  The organization and physical labor of preparing a facility is the backbone of a pleasant experience.  For more information about how you can serve in this ministry, please contact Wayne Holcombe.

  • Impact Center Ministry

The Impact Center Ministry has many facets and has already proven to be blessing to thousands of folks who enjoy the workout facilities, the walking track, the cafe and the sporting events held there. The Impact Center also hosts large events such as the annual Ladies Christmas Bazaar, the men’s annual Critter Cook and other events. If you would like more information on becoming a volunteer at the Impact Center, please contact Bill Houston.

  • New Member Follow Up Ministry

Ensuring that each new member is plugged into the body and receiving all the benefits of membership, the New Member Follow Up Ministry is vitally important to the growth and health of our membership.  If you would like to be a part of making a difference in the lives of our new members and their families, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Meal Preparation Ministry

Baptists love to eat good food! Many of our fellowship opportunities and outreach events involve food!  We have multiple facilities that are used to prepare and serve all types of meals to any size group.  Training must be received to work in our commercial kitchens and with food preparation.  If you are interested in serving in our Meal Preparation Ministry, please contact Chris Spoden.

  • CARE Ministry

CARE (Christians Actively Reaching Everyone) is our outreach and inreach ministry.  We reach out to our guests who have visited our services the previous month and we reach in to our membership who are in need of encouragement. The monthly meetings of CARE involve writing and addressing cards, making phone calls and some personal home visits. Each CARE meeting is preceded by a great hot meal and childcare is provided.  For more information about CARE, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Prayer Ministry

The Prayer Ministry is key to the special atmosphere of the Holy Spirit here at Rock Springs.  We are serious about prayer — its power, its preciousness and its privilege.  We have a 24 hour prayer line (864.859.4140) where callers can leave a prayer request and the prayer room is manned around the clock by prayer warriors. Each prayer request is documented, prayed for and then a Prayer Gram is sent to the person who left the request. If you would like to be a part of our Prayer Ministry, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Banner Ministry

In our front lobby and our main auditorium you will notice large banners which depict Bible truths.  These banners are made on site by a team of artists and seamstresses.  If you would like to participate in creating these beautiful banners, please contact Gloria Schumacher.

  • Grief Support Ministry

The loss of a loved one can be a difficult part of our journey in life.  But we do not have to take this journey alone.  Our Grief Support Ministry will have an individual to support you in this journey — someone who has been where you are and knows your grief.  If you could be a support to someone going through grief and would like to join our team, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Cancer Support Ministry

You have received that dreaded diagnosis.  You or your loved one has cancer.  You do not have to travel this road alone.  Many of our membership have had the same journey and will travel down this road with you.  Our cancer support group meets twice a month — each first and third Sunday — at 4:45pm in Room F206. If you would like more information about our Cancer Support Ministry, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Addiction Support Ministry

Victory is possible!  Our Addiction Support Ministry has many victorious members who will encourage the victims of drug, alcohol, and pornography addictions in their journey of breaking free from the chains of addiction. We can connect you with Bible-based ministries where you can receive help and support.  Our church family has many overcomers with great testimonies of victory through Jesus Christ!  If you would like to give your testimony of victory through Christ or want more information about our Addiction Support Ministry, please contact Walt Sweet.

  • Hope and Help Ministry

Hope and Help for the Single Mom is a Bible-based ministry with meets each Sunday morning at 9:30am in Room F248 and is led by Mitzi Bowles.  If you are a single mom or know a single mom who wants more information about God’s path for her life, please contact Walt Sweet.