Rev. Adam Hamilton
Rev. Hamilton is the founding pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in the Kansas City area. The church has grown from four people in 1990 to more than 16,000 adult members with an average weekly worship attendance of 8,6000 in 2011.
Hamilton earned a Bachelors degree in Pastoral Ministry from Oral Roberts University and a Master of Divinity Degree from Perkins School of Theology at SMU.
He has received the Denman Award in Evangelism and the Circuit Rider Award for excellence in church leadership.
Hamilton was also named Distinguished Evangelist of The United Methodist Church by the Foundation for Evangelism.