Due to potential travel issues related to weather, the NOBTS main campus will remain closed Thursday, Jan. 18. New student orientation will begin at 8 a.m., Friday, Jan. 19 in Leavell Chapel.

Dr. Adam Hughes

 Dr. Adam HughesDean of Chapel and Director of The Adrian Rogers Center for Expository Preaching
Assistant Professor of Expository Preaching
Director, Mentoring Programs in Pastoral Ministries

Office: Dean of Chapel Office
Office Phone: 504-282-4455, ext. 8443
Fax:
E-Mail: ahughes@nobts.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Expository Preaching, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (2013)
  • M.Div, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (2006)
  • B.A. in Speech Communication, University of Arkansas at Little Rock (2001)

Teaching Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Expository Preaching, NOBTS, 2016-present
  • Adjunct Professor, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2008-2012

Ministry Experience

  • Pastor, First Baptist Church West Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM, 2013-2016
  • Pastor, West Baptist Church, Batesville, AR, 2011-2013
  • Church Planter and Pastor, RidgeCrest Baptist Church, Abilene, TX, 2009-2011
  • Pastor, First Baptist Church, Chico, TX, 2005-2008
  • Pastor, Rock Creek Road Baptist Church, Mineral Wells, TX, 2004-2005
  • Pastor, Greenlee Baptist Church, Pine Bluff, AR, 2000-2003
  • Summer Worship Speaker and Project Coordinator, World Changers (NAMB), 2002-2008

Publications

Monographs and Book Contributions

  • “Leadership in the Small Church.” Small Church, Excellent Ministry: A Guidebook for Pastors. Pending publication with Wipf and Stock Publishers, edited by Jeffrey Farmer.

Articles, Book Reviews, and Blogs

  • Adam L. Hughes, “Great Commission Preaching: How Matthew 28 Should Influence Preaching,” Theological Matters Blog, August 1, 2017, https://theologicalmatters.com /2017/08/01/great-commission-preaching-how-matthew-28-should-influence-preaching/
  • Adam L. Hughes, “Preaching Christ: What Jesus Said about the Kingdom of God,” Preaching Source Blog, February 17, 2017, http://preachingsource.com/blog/preaching-christ-the-kingdom-of-god/.
  • Dissertation Abstract – “An Intentional Philosophy of Preaching: An Examination of the Relationship between William Perkins’s Homiletic Method and Doctrine of Revelation.” Southwestern Journal of Theology, vol. 56.2 (Spring 2014), 304.
  • Book Review – Michael Pasquarello III, Christian Preaching: A Trinitarian Theology of Proclamation (Grand Rapids: Baker Academics, 2006), Southwestern Journal of Theology, vol. 50.1 (Fall 2007), 123–24.

Dissertaion

  • “An Intentional Philosophy of Preaching: An Examination of the Relationship between William Perkins’s Homiletic Method and Doctrine of Revelation.” Ph.D. diss., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2013.

Preaching Engagements, Conferences, Chapels, and Special Engagements

  • Guest Panelist, Community Outreach Event, First Baptist Church, Picayune, MS, July 25, 2017
  • Instructor, Preview Weekend Class, “Text-Driven Preaching,” New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA, March 23–25, 2017
  • Guest, “Preaching Source,” School of Preaching at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX, February 14, 2017
  • Breakout Session Leader, Southwestern SBC Pastors’ Conference Colloquium, Fort Worth, TX, February 6–7, 2017
  • Instructor, Preview Weekend class, “Text-Driven Preaching,” New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA, October 27–28, 2016.
  • Convention Sermon, Baptist Convention of New Mexico Annual Meeting, Ruidoso, NM, October 2015
  • Annual Sermon, Central Baptist Association, Albuquerque, NM, October 2014
  • Chapel Speaker, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Spring 2014
  • Plenary Speaker, Expository Preaching Conference, Vern Charette Ministries, Stilwell, OK, February 2009
  • Guest Preacher, Multiple Revivals and DNows, 2000-present

Professional Memberships

  • Evangelical Theological Society
  • Evangelical Homiletics Society