Rocky began his ministry here at Liberty in February 2015. He is a graduate of Johnson Bible College (now Johnson University) in Knoxville, TN, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible and Preaching. Rocky is also a graduate of Mid-America Institute of Theology in Indianapolis, IN, where he earned a Master of Arts in Christian Education and Counseling. Rocky is a licensed Pastoral Counselor with the National Christian Counselors Association. Brother Rocky has also studied at Kentucky Christian University working towards a second Master's degree.
Rocky married the love of his life, Sandy in 1978. They met at the Parkview Christian Church in Indianapolis where they were members and servants together. They were teachers and sponsors of the youth program and Rocky was a deacon before going to Johnson Bible College in 1980. They have two adult daughters, Bethany, who also graduated from Johnson University where she met the love of her life, Chris Eslinger. They have a son, Elijah Lee and a daughter, Elliana Nicole, They serve with Central Ministries in Fort Wayne, IN.Rocky and Sandy's daughter Jordan is a graduate of Indiana University and is the Spanish Teacher at North Putnam High School in Roachdale, Indiana.
Rocky enjoys attending Indiana Hoosier basketball games with his daughter, Jordan as much as possible. He enjoys watching the Cincinnati Reds play as well as the Indianapolis Colts. You may see him at garage sales as it is hard for him not to stop when he sees one. He says it gives him the opportunity to invite people to worship.
Rocky has mainly ministered in churches in Tennessee, Illinois and Indiana.