Rob and Suellen Stroup

Pastor Rob Stroup

Pastor Stroup was called to serve Rock Lake Baptist Church in January, 2018. He and his wife, Suellen, have four children. They share a passion to minister to God’s people by encouraging each person to take the next step in their spiritual journey. Their experience includes ministry to all ages, from toddlers to Senior Saints. Rob previously served as an assistant pastor in Lilburn, Georgia for 18 years and also served as a youth pastor in Athens, Georgia. Together they have gone on several mission trips and love to spend time with God’s people. Suellen loves to serve in music, children, and ladies’ ministries. Their desire is to edify the body of Christ through preaching and teaching God’s Word, and to work alongside other believers to give the gospel message in this community and around the world. 

Men in the church

This week we are taking 10 men from the church to the Men for Christ Rally in Iowa. (for information, click here)
We are anticipating a time of spiritual renewal and refreshment. We believe that God uses the men of the church to lead, and we need faithful men. These past couple of weeks, I have been singing Ron Hamilton’s Faithful Men over and over again. friend of mine conducting “Faithful Men”
I have also been praying that God will strengthen the resolve of our men to serve God in the church.


Easter is coming!

It is so exciting to anticipate Easter Sunday. This is the day that Christ rose from the dead, giving us the most observable evidence that there really is life after death. Yes, Lazarus was raised from the dead by Jesus in the days prior to the Last Supper and the Passover Week, but when Jesus rose from the dead,


Looking Forward

Christ said, “…I will build my church…” (Matthew 16:18) It is upon this statement that we are relying as we begin our ministry here in Jefferson County. We will do what we can to spread the good news of Jesus Christ, but realize that God is the Lord of the harvest, and the results lie with Him.