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So far 12throck has created 29 blog entries.

From 1999 to TODAY…

Northeastern Field Update

Stories have a way of getting our attention and capturing our hearts, especially true stories.

Think about all the great movies and books that have captivated audiences throughout time. A great story always has a beginning, interesting characters, a captivating plot, a conflict, […]

ONE Mission Outreach

You are part of a bigger story.  You volunteered at a ONE mission outreach with 12th Rock Ministries in the Summer of 2012, 2013 or 2014. Our motto then was One church, One body, One week, One neighborhood. Now several years later, we want to update you on all God […]

Hoops for Coop

Doing a little “Spring cleaning” in the office, we stumbled across some files for the “Hoops for Coop” scholarship fund, which was created to honor Jim Cooper after his passing in May of 2012. It would afford all children the opportunity to enjoy a positive sports experience with a focus […]

Thank you for helping us tell stories like these…

Just wanted to take a moment to thank the 12th Rock family for all they have meant to us.

My daughter, Susy, is nine-years-old and my son, Jason is 13. Both of our kids are adopted from Korea. Susy started […]

Exciting things going on…

One Step Closer…

This past Spring, over 100 people sacrificially gave more than $100,000 towards this project within a 12-week time period. Although we did not reach our initial goal of $250,000, the property owner’s agreed to close on the land on July 21st, 2017. These generous men have […]


Thomas’ Story

Thomas’ smile is infectious, is it not?
Behind that smile is a broken home, and an environment that is, at best, sub-par.
He came from Springfield, MA to a 12th Rock baseball camp, and he learns that he […]

Rec sports complex is latest calling for 12th Rock Ministries’ founders

By James Nani
Times Herald-Record (237,000 readers)

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

TOWN OF WALLKILL — Past a makeshift fence made of branches tied together with barbed wire and along a weed-strewn former town road, brothers Greg and Mark Jaloszynski see their vision through the brush […]

One STEP closer…

This past Spring, over 100 people sacrificially gave over $100,000 towards this project within a 12 week time period. Although we did not reach our goal, the property owner’s agreed to close on the land on July 21st, 2017.  These generous men have agreed to an 1-year, INTEREST FREE, […]

Intentionally engaging and empowering this generation

Greg and I marvel at the number of people God has put us in front of over the last 16 years of sports ministry. Since the birth of 12th Rock Ministries five years ago, we have been blown away by what God […]

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