Meet the Staff
Tunya Adams - Senior Pastor
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Tunya Adams currently serves as Senior Pastor at Living Hope. She is the wife of 28 years to Jerry Adams, mother of three wonderful daughters and three handsome grandsons and one beautiful granddaughter. Tunya has a heart for God and for people. Her desire is to see people connect to God and to each other by the greatest commands given: "And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength." This is the first commandment. And the second, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself. There is no other commandment greater than these." Mark 12:30, 31 Her her mission is to see this Scripture come alive in all people and for it to be demonstrated in their lives, their community, their workplace, their families, their schools and to the ends of the earth.
Samantha Stroub - Associate Pastor of Youth, Evangelism & Outreach
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Samantha Stroub currently serves as Associate Pastor at Living Hope. She oversees the youth program, evangelism and outreach of the church. Samantha is a 2008 graduate of Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri where she received her credentials as a minister and a B.A. in Preaching & Evangelism. Her mission in life is to affect the destiny of every individual she comes in contact with by any means possible to see them come to a saving knowledge of who Christ is and discipline to follow after him. At a very young age Samantha was called into full time ministry and has stayed faithful to the calling God placed on her life. She has worked as a Summer Intern Youth Pastor, was a youth sponsor for 4 years at Central Assembly in Springfield, Served as an intern with Convoy of Hope U.S. Outreach, preached in many different churches, a children’s camp, and been on many home and foreign mission trips. Philippians 1:6 states, “that He (God) who began a good work in you will carry it out to completion.” With that in mind Samantha desires to continue to follow the will of God and see a community come to Christ!