You have come to Mount Zion, to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem. You have come to thousands upon thousands of angels in joyful assembly, to the church of the firstborn, whose names are written in heaven. You have come to God, the Judge of all, to the spirits of the righteous made perfect, to Jesus the mediator of a new covenant.… Read More


  Many people urged Rocky to write his story, about his upbringing, his illustrious sports career and how God formed Influencers. At first Rocky resisted, not wanting any spotlight on himself. Then, God told him that he was thinking about this all wrong. This was not Rocky’s story, but God’s story through Rocky. You’ll enjoy… Read More


Did you know we now have Podcasts?  We’ve been spreading our message of proximity with Christ and The Journey and Discipleship via the “written word” with devotionals and blogs, but we also wanted to give you an opportunity to hear the “spoken word” as you share in insightful conversations which will help you on your… Read More


Influencers: Our Regional Director for Northern California, Dennis Shepherd, is in Los Angeles, where they were running tests on his heart and he just discovered that he must undergo a Triple By-pass Heart surgery this Friday. Please pray for Dennis, his wife Jan, and his family. He is especially bummed because he will have to… Read More


Hey, Brothers. I hope this note finds you abiding in Christ and making Disciples in your sphere of influence. I just got back from a Souly Business retreat in California, where 200 men got away to seek God in a deeper way. Many of the men did not really know why they were there, other… Read More


PODCAST: “The Wonderful Life”. Rocky and Bryan discuss the life God wants to give us versus the illusion of life that the world offers. Just like George Bailey discovered, the wonderful life has very little to do with money, fame or success.… Read More


Making Disciples Using Technology by Bryan Craig Technology is making the world a smaller place.  Just look at how easy it is to connect with people everywhere via smart phones, social media, video chats, etc.  I remember a time when you couldn’t have a long-distance relationship because it cost too much to make a phone… Read More


The Markers of a True Disciple by Bryan Craig  “For we know, brothers loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among… Read More


Many of you are just now realizing that we introduced a new book into our curriculum to replace “Secrets of the Vine”. Rocky’s new book, Abide, is a very special story, as Gabe teaches about grapevines and branches and fruit and the spiritual lessons from John 15. Rocky explains his inspiration behind this new book. … Read More