Rick Hughes serves as a consultant for evangelism and discipleship for the BSCNC. He is also pastor of the King Cowboy Church. Rick is the organizer and coordinator of the Triad Coaching Network, as well as pastor leadership learning communities. He and his wife Kathy are involved in missional groups in the Triad area. Rick is a Strength Finders coach and has served as a mentor/coach for Golden Gate Theological Seminary and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and mentors Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary students.
As a pastor and church planter, Rick is an entrepreneur who encourages people to be all that God would have them to be. Rick has pastored traditional and non-traditional churches. Since his call into the ministry, he has transitioned one of the oldest churches in North Carolina to become a church for life transformation. He has served as a church planting mentor trainer for the North American Mission Board. Rick attended Wingate College and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
Rick and his wife Kathy have been married more than 40 years. Rick and Kathy have a son, a daughter and five grandchildren.
Rick seeks to honor Christ in relationships at home, the local church and in the marketplace by loving, learning and living the confession of faith that Jesus is Lord. Rick understands his purpose in life is to glorify God in all things.