"He has been a valuable resource and role model for our students through his weekly classes.He has worked with students
on goal setting, self-confidence and doing their personal best.He encourages students to develop leadership
traits and take responsibility for their actions".
- Judy Fessenden, Former Principal of Press Elem. School
"Rock is one of the most determined,community and spiritually
minded persons I have ever met".
-Rex Redden, Police Chief of Carrollton, Texas
"I enjoyed meeting with you and learning about your vision for our underserved youth in the community through Collin
County City of Hope, "The Empowerment Center"
-Brian S. Loughmiller, Mayor City of Mckinney Texas
"Every Tuesday during the school year Pastor Rock volunteers three hours a week to visit with our students who are struggling
in school.Pastor Rock visits homes and places of employment to make sure that parents are connected with our school and
know what is happening with their child".
-Todd Young, Principal of Evans Middle School
"I understand that the mission of the Collin County City of Hope is to improve the standard of living for the underpriviledged
individuals in our community by mentoring to their many needs. This will be accomplished by emphasizing the need for education
and encouraging at risk youth to stay in school; I support Rock in his mission".
- Terry G. Box , Collin County Sheriff
"His focus is on the youth where the cycle of hopelessness and dependent living can be changed.Rock is a true person
of faith that places others needs before his. Any association with him could only be positive".
- John Duscio, Police Chief of Wylie, Texas
“Pastor Rock has been an asset to the families
here at Press. He has volunteered on our campus since we opened our doors in 2007.He has mentored individual and small groups
of students on good citizenship skills and served on our strategic planning committee.
is a true blessing to the school and the community we serve.”
---Kamili S.Carthledge, Principal
of Press Elementary School