rock church staff

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Lead Pastor Tyson & Tami lambertson

Tyson was born and raised in rural northeastern Colorado and is wired for pastoral ministry. Receiving an undergraduate degree from Southwestern Assembly of God University, he answered the call of God in 2006, launched The Rock Church in Scottsbluff, NE.

From a small beginning of just six people, the Rock has flourished providing multiple worship service opportunities on Sunday mornings. While balancing family and ministry life with an awesome wife and three kids, he was able to complete his Master of Arts degree from Life Pacific University and is currently completing the Doctoral program at Grand Canyon University.

Tyson says, "my heart is to equip leaders and pastors to fulfill the God-given call on their lives to reach 'One More!' for the gospel of Jesus Christ." He is a motivated leader who brings forth knowledge from a variety of leading platforms. Most of all, he is a committed leader who is passionate about working to enhance the Kingdom of God. He also loves physical exercise and riding Harley Davidson motorcycles!

Pastor shane harwood

Revolution Student Ministry Pastor

Shane grew up in west Texas and California with his parents and little brother Steven. He moved to Laramie, Wyoming in 2009 looking for a positive change in his life. It was in Laramie where Shane was saved at a youth retreat weekend. He opened his heart and surrendered his life to Christ during one of the alter call evenings. 

Shane met his wife Lindsey in Laramie, and they married in 2012. Shortly after getting married Shane and his wife had the opportunity to go to a YWAM Discipleship Training School. During the school, Shane realized they are called to the local church in the USA. Following their YWAM experience, Shane and Lindsey have enjoyed serving the local church in a variety of ways. Shane loves the opportunity to serve the youth at the Rock church during this season. 

Shane and Lindsey also have three children, Olivia, Ellie, and Sterling. 

pastor jeff courtier

Celebrate Recovery Pastor

Jeff Courtier was born in Douglas, Wyoming on 7/7/77. He moved around a lot as a kid and went to multiple schools. One of his favorite places to live was in Portland, Oregon. He eventually graduated from Scottsbluff High School in 1994. His journey moved him on while bringing him back to Scottsbluff in 2001. 

Jeff grew up in a broken; as a result, he was in and out of trouble. He did not see any hope and honestly did not think he would make it past the age of 18. God had other plans, and at the age of 25, he could no longer say there wasn’t a God. He had an encounter that changed his life forever.

Jeff is our Celebrate Recovery Director and Assistant Pastor. He is very active in our community while sitting on a board for Region 1 and the Substance Abuse Advisory Board for the State of Nebraska. He is employed part-time at the Scottsbluff County Detention Center as the Lead Religious Coordinator. He meets his bride Brandy in Scottsbluff. They have been married 13 years and have two boys, Jay-Cee (14) and Bryce (7). 

Sue muehlbauer

Kidz Rock Pastor

Sue Muehlbauer discovered the great joy of ministering to children of all ages back in the 1980s. She has dedicated her life to assisting young lives to find their God-given purpose. Sue loves to provide opportunities for students to learn and grow in all God has for them. She is married to her best friend, David. They have three spirit-filled adult children and 8 God-loving grandchildren.  

Sue graduated from the Living Word Bible Institute and a life coach and trainer through John Maxwell University. Her most favorite moments are spent in the presence of God, time with her family, and witnessing godly transformation in the lives of children. She is most grateful for the opportunity to partner with parents in the spiritual development of their children.

Angie preston

Dream Team Coordinator

Angie was born and raised in Scottsbluff. In 2007, she graduated from Hollins University in Roanoke, VA. After a short stint in New York state teaching Environmental Education, she and Travis got married in 2008 then started their life together in Hawaii, moved to North Carolina and then Illinois. After their daughter Nora was born, Travis received an excellent job opportunity, and they moved back to Scottsbluff and to be closer to family. 

Angie never thought a position in ministry was in her future, but after serving in KIDZ Rock, God moved in her to begin working for The Rock Church. Angie is passionate about sees intergenerational education and mentorship and sees the power of learning through experiences. God is stretching and molding her beyond what she ever thought was possible, and she’s excited to see what God has for her in the upcoming years. 

Connie McclainE

Executive Assistant

Connie grew up in Las Vegas, NV and moved to the Mojave Desert area of California with her husband, Glen in 1990. They have a blended family of 7 children, 16 grandchildren and another one on the way, one great-granddaughter and of course, their dog, Charlie. They moved to Nebraska from California just three years ago to be near their youngest daughter and her family. 

They found the Rock Church shortly after moving here and knew that they had found their church home and family. Connie retired from the education system after 27 years of working as a teacher, a principal, and a superintendent. Now, she is blessed to be serving as the Executive Assistant for the church.