Back in 2008, we made BBC headline news. The headline was 1000’s praying about gang violence. Churches from across the city gathered at the Velodrome to pray about the spate of gang violence. At the time Debra was heading up City Links and Prayer Network which eventually led to starting ROC in 2014. The prayer … Continue reading Thousands Pray Over Gang Violence
One of the recent cases taken on by one of our partner churches involved providing parenting skills as part of the mentoring support offered to a local Mum. She was referred by the pastoral support worker at a junior school the church had links with. Her son, who was 7 years old, had learning difficulties … Continue reading A Mentor’s Story
On Wednesday 19th March the ROC Mentors launched in Westminster, hosted by Fiona Bruce MP. 50 guests attended including MP’s, Lords, Councillors, leaders of organisations and churches. Fiona spoke about her admiration for ROC from her early encounter with us over 10 years ago. She is currently serving as the MP for Congleton. We are … Continue reading ROC + COACH Mentors Launch in Westminster
Our ROC Gardens project continues to thrive - following the impact and success of our dedicated team in Blackpool, plans are well underway to expanding into Trafford this Spring. The project supports unemployed people back into employment by training them up to tackle some of the most overgrown gardens in Blackpool, helping them to become … Continue reading ROC Gardens is growing!
With the latest release of Debra's new book we thought we'd give away the first chapter video, Establishing Your Base Camp, for free to give you a little peek into what to expect from this amazing resource that comes as part of the ROC Prayer Course. To get your copy of the book, prayer resource … Continue reading Mountain Moving Prayer – Establishing Your Base Camp
We were recently commissioned by the Home Office and Cheshire Police to host two community engagement events in the Halton Borough, Runcorn on February 11th and Widnes on February 18th. ROC has a great track record in organising such events, having conducted over 200 nationwide. The whole community gathers together under one roof to celebrate … Continue reading Halton Borough
On Tuesday 29th January our ROC Champions showcased their recent achievements at Broadoak school. 15 children took part in the event which included a mixture of dance, visual art, singing and drama. Parents were invited and looked on proudly as the kids demonstrated how much they have embraced the project and we were delighted that … Continue reading Champions Showcase
How do you start out in a new mentoring relationship? The most important, and perhaps challenging, job for you as a mentor is to establish a relationship with your mentee so they feel comfortable with you. This forms the first stage of a 4 stage mentoring model called ‘REAL’ that the ROC + COACH community … Continue reading REAL
Mountain Moving Prayer The Unlimited Potential By Debra Green OBE with Dave Roberts 160 Pages | Trade paperback £8.99 ISBN: 9 780 28108 137 0 Debra Green OBE is the founder and National Director of charity Redeeming Our Communities (ROC), founded in 2004. She is frequently asked to speak at events and conferences and has … Continue reading Mountain Moving Prayer
2018 was a fantastic year and this year is going to be even better. We are looking forward to this busy year and all the amazing community engagement opportunities that we'll be taking part in. Check out the video and hear what Debra has to say about what's in store for 2019.