STORIES 

God is such an incredible author. Here are a few of the stories he's been writing here at RRCOC. (Also, be sure to read the stories we've posted over here.)

Have a story about God's work in your life that you'd like to share? We'd love to hear it (and maybe look for an opportunity to share it with others). Send us an email.


 

CHRISTINE’S STORY

Where do you turn when you don't know where to go? Christine tried turning to people, but then she found Someone much more reliable.


STILL BREATHING: JOY DILLMAN

When you hide the word of God in your heart, sometimes it wakes you up in the middle of the night…


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Be Brave

Sandra Sibley moved to Croatia just after a horrific civil war. Was she afraid? No.


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Be Open-Handed

Letting go of expectations, trusting in God, and a tattoo reminder


AMANDA’S STORY

Amanda Tuttle's been searching for a purpose for most of her life. Now she's found it.


THE SUMPTERS' STORY

By God's grace, a year ago our church decided to fully fund an adoption. We didn't know who or when or how. Now we do...


ON LOVING FROM AFAR

Marissa & Trevor Smith share their journey with child sponsorship through Compassion International


SHAREFEST 2018

Stuff shared. Love lived toward 200 plus families in our community.


DINA'S STORY

 

Dina grew up believing in God, but somewhere along the line she walked away. God never walked away from her.


LUKE'S MENTORING STORY

What does it mean to be a mentor? It means showing up and living love.


MICAH'S STORY

Micah shares what led him to the river.


ANTHONY & PRECIOSA

Siblings baptized a week apart, Preciosa and Anthony share what it was that led each of them to Christ.


LEANN & TILLY

Being a special needs mom isn't always easy, but it's teaching Leann and Tilly what loves requires and how good love is.

JASON, JANICE & SUSAN

Serving kids in our children's ministry isn't just good for kids--it's really, really good for you.


SHAREFEST 2017

Sharing our stuff with our neighbors is just one way to show Christ's love. It's a small first step toward welcoming them into our lives and into the family of God.

TED & KEN

Ted and Ken discuss worship, spiritual disciplines and transformation.


HANNAH'S STORY

Hannah shares her decision to get baptized


EMMA'S STORY

Emma Harnett on serving at Camp Barnabas


KAY LYNN, HEATH, & KELLY

Kay Lynn and Heath look back on their 2nd grade Bible class with their teacher, Miss Kelly. 


ANGIE & MIKE

Good things happen when we open ourselves to relationship. Watch the No More Islands series here.


2014 SENIOR PROFILES

Get to know our graduating seniors.


WHO IS JESUS?

We asked our folks to give their one-word answers to the question, "Who Was/Is Jesus?"--these are some of their answers.

STILL BREATHING: GIL TORRES

On reading the Word of God over and over, growing to truly love it, crying in the car, and receiving the gift of a still breathing book


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Be Genuine

Jason Whaley on knowing who he is in Christ, and living in a way that embraces his God-given identity.


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Be Changed and Changing

Rachel Schmidt's been in Christ for a while, but recently she's seen herself truly becoming more and more like Him.


BACKPACKS IN THE PARK

One way God's working among us to live love, including snowcones!


COURTNEY'S STORY

Courtney never felt worthy of love. But then something changed.


EVE'S STORY

 

Eve Gerhardt on getting baptized and the kind of Christian she's going to be


JUSTIN'S STORY

Justin's been seeking God for a long time. It took a revelation, an invitation, and 29 years, but finally he's come home.


ANGIE & JOSIAH

Angie shares the story of discovering her son has spina bifida, and how RRCOC has come alongside her in her journey to care for him.


PATTI'S STORY

Patti Fatheree shares her story of transformation through suffering.


PAM & ARLEEN

Pam and Arleen share their stories of God doing the impossible in their lives. Watch the accompanying sermon and monologue here.


LISA, JANINE, & KEELY

Here's what happens when we live life together. Watch the No More Islands series here.


TIM'S STORY

A sudden diagnosis, a heartbreaking loss, and divine presence in the valley of the shadow of death. Watch the Requiem Required series here.


 KERRI'S STORY

When she was 9, Kerri went on a family vacation to Florida and was changed forever. 


ERIC & JODI 

Eric and Jodi have been married for one year, and they want a marriage of unusual excellence. Check out the sermon series here.


MARK & PATTY 

Mark and Patty have been married for 24 years, and they want a marriage of unusual excellence. Check out the sermon series here.


IRENE'S STORY

Love, collaboration, and the wisdom of a homeless man in the French Quarter.


JIM & KELLEE

Jim & Kellee have been married for 33 years, and they want a marriage of unusual excellence. Check out the sermon series here.


GRATITUDE & PRAISE

We invited people to reflect on 2013 and share something they're grateful that God gave to them last year. As they did, we praised our loving Father for his work. The Psalmist was right; His love endures forever.

STILL BREATHING: ABIGAIL SCHMIDT

Being dyslexic makes Bible reading hard, but Abigail Schmidt thinks it's worth the work.


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Always Be Celebrating

Toni Moman reflects on celebration, remembering the birth of her grandchild and coinciding sudden death of her sister-in-law.


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Be Together

Abbey and Margaret are unlikely friends, but thanks to a haircut and one intentional choice they're learning how to Be Together


HOW WE LIVE LOVE: Be A Reason For Someone To Come Home

Enrique needed someone to listen. And being heard helped him feel at home.

THE SIBLEYS’ STORY

A story from our missionaries in Croatia about the power of partnering


THE WIGINTONS' STORY

A story about waiting, a story about talking to God in the dark, a story about the waiting that won’t end here on earth...


A CHAMPS CAMP STORY

Tanja and Asia Wren have been attending and volunteering at Champs Camp for 13 years. Let them explain why you should definitely jump on board!


SLOAN'S STORY

 

There's no "right" time to give your life to Jesus. Except maybe now.


LEADING A SMALL GROUP

Apparently, leading a small group means having a healthy appreciation for bacon.


TO OUR FATHERS

Honoring our dads. With markers.


WYATT & STORMY

Wyatt and Stormy share the story of finding Jesus and beginning to follow him in the midst of Round Rock Church of Christ.

LUKE'S STORY

Luke Marrs on serving at Camp Barnabas


MATTHEW'S STORY

Just before he gets baptized, Matthew shares the reasons for his faith.

LEON & HEATHER

Good things happen when we connect. Find out more about small groups at RRCOC here.


STEPHEN & JOY

Stephen and Joy share their story of pain, grief, and the healing God has provided. Watch the Requiem Required series here.


REMEMBER

One of our families engages every year in a beautiful tradition. Watch as Lee & Michelle Mohrmann share one of the ways they remember.


SYRIA MEDITATION

As of September 2013, 6 million Syrians had lost their homes, and anywhere between 150,000 & 500,000 men, women, and children have been killed. Please pray for the people of Syria.


JACK & BRENDA 

Jack & Brenda have been married for 46 years, and they want a marriage of unusual excellence. Watch the sermon series here.


MATTHEW'S STORY

Matthew attends our church every Sunday. He is not a Christian.


SAMANTHA'S STORY

On saying goodbye, and hello, to a mother. Watch the Requiem Required series here.

 

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