About Us We believe in God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost. GETHSEMANE’S MISSION REQUIRES BELIEVERS TO “GO” THROUGHOUT OUR EARTHLY COMMUNITIES WITNESSING “GOD IS LOVE”, COMPELLING THE SICK, THE LAME, THE BROKEN HEARTED, THE BLIND, AND HEAVY LADEN TO “COME” UNTO THE LORD AND EXPERIENCE HIS SALVATION THROUGH THE BAPTISM OF THE HOLY SPIRIT. OUR OUTREACH MINISTRIES SEEK TO SHARE AND TEACH GOD’S WORD FOR FAMILY, WOMEN, MEN, AND CHILDREN PROSPERITY. OUR CONTINUED HOPE IS TO WITNESS THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
Christian Church in Rockford, Illinois
Worship Services & Bible Study
Find meaning and purpose for your life. Gethsemane Christian Church is a community of people who are dedicated to knowing and serving the word of God from the Bible. Learn more about our Bible study and worship services.
Community Ministry Outreach
Our church family is not just about getting together and having fun. Members regularly get out of their comfort zones in order to help those in need in the surrounding community and beyond.
Discover how you can be part of our community ministry outreach. Be part of a committed Christian church in Rockford, Illinois. Contact us to join Gethsemane Christian Church.
Preaching – Teaching – Missionary Service
Call (815) 964-0252
Pastor Bruce Carter, is a life resident of Rockford, Illinois and shares his testimony of Grace, Mercy and Love from our Heavenly Father through his 28 years of preaching and in his current pastoral leadership at Gethsemane Christian Church, Rockford IL.
Pastor Carter is a loving and exemplary man of God, which is reflected in his marriage of 33 years, three children, two son-in-laws, and five grandchildren. His devotion to God, and his family is a supreme example of faith, love, and integrity. He is an avid scholar of the Bible, a student of Hebrew and Greek Languages, and Retired Professional.