2014 Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament
Every young boxer in Philadelphia anticipates the annual Golden Gloves Tournament. Our guys are no exception! The best come out to compete for the chance to represent Philadelphia at the [...]
“How can a young man keep his way pure; by living according to your word.” Psalm 119:9
There are currently 113 million men in our country over the age of 15. Of them men, 69 million [...]
You’ll be glad to know there’s a Brazilian jiu jitsu tournament out there that claims 1 Timothy 6:12 as its motto! It’s called “The Good Fight” and each year our grapplers join in to [...]
How would someone describe what it’s like to grow up in Kensington? Most likely they would say it is one of the safest areas in Philadelphia. There is almost 100% employment, the schools are [...]
Last Thursday, Kensington witnessed a startling instance of open gunfire aimed at our local firehouse station, Engine 25 on Boudinot Street and Hart Lane. The very next night, our newly formed street evangelism team [...]
On Saturday February 22nd, 2014, our women’s ministry was blessed to have an event called “Are You Ready?” which featured a culinary presentation right here at the Rock.
Over 80 women attended and Lucille Osborne [...]
Our pro-boxer Emmanuel Folly has continued his undefeated record after a knockout victory on the very first round of his fight at the National Guard Armory.
Manny fought in bantamweight division, and showed an incredible [...]
On Friday night, Rock Ministries hosted the first of what are planned to be many nights of games, food, and fellowship. Over the past 10 years the Lord has used boxing, grappling, and kickboxing to [...]
On Martin Luther King Day, the Rock received a wonderful blessing from the New Kensington Community Develpment Corporation. This neighborhood-improvement organziation mobilized a team of volunteers to serve at our ministry, helping us to [...]
Once again this year, the Rock was blessed to host a Thanksgiving meal for the needy of Kensington. And what an event it was! We transformed our church into a comfortable dining room where [...]
For a decade now, Jimmy “Gator” Sherman has been serving at the Rock. He’s an old-school boxing coach, whose training style harkens back to the days when Philadelphia was turning out more champions than [...]
Our premier boxing & grappling tournament of the year!
Right here at the Rock!
Saturday October 19th @ 2pm
2755 Kensington Avenue, Philadelphia
Tickets $20 at the door
All proceeds support our work of reaching youth at-risk [...]