Reverend Niki Hampton, Senior Pastor
Beyond the gift and the call; the passion and the pulse of Pastor Hampton's heart is to minister to the lives of God's people. In 1999 Pastor Hampton answered the call of God and took the assignment to preach the Gospel. Having spent many years singing and ministering nationally, enjoying the success of two CD recordings and serving as minister of worship at First Church of God (Bishop Timothy Clarke), in 2000 Pastor Hampton was licensed and ordained at the First Church of God by Bishop Clarke and the Berean Fellowship of Churches into preaching and pastoral ministry.
In 2006, Pastor Hampton planted the ministry of Kingdom Community Church of God (Kingdom Ministries) on the near east side of Columbus. In 2009, Pastor Hampton became the Senior Pastor of Greater Works Church of God.
"When you walk with the VISION and the provision will follow"
Pastor Hampton boldly and vibrantly lives, moves and ministers by this word. It is by the Hand of God that Pastor Hampton is who she is, It is by the voice of God that Pastor Hampton hears; and it is the very Heartbeat of God that Pastor Hampton marches into enemy territory reclaiming, reconciling and retaking men and women, boys and girls back to God!
Pastor Hampton's creativity, leadership, team-building, coaching and mentoring expertise are demonstrated in the professional and corporate arena as well as in ministry. Over the past 20 years God has gifted Niki Hampton to give leadership that is strong, steady and focused. Her professional experience has been garnered within organizations such as Ross/Abbott Laboratories, Columbia Gas of Ohio and most recently at the Columbus State Community College as Project Specialist for the Integrated Systems Technology/Engineering Technology Department. Niki Hampton is a graduate from the Ohio Christian University, where she obtained a Master of Administration degree and a Bachelor of Administration degree in Organizational Leadership; she is also a proud member of the Pinnacle Honor Society.
Pastor Hampton has been married to Mark Hampton for 33 years, they are the proud parents of two adult children.
1997 ~ Launched Get The Word Out music ministry * G-TWO Multi Media ~ Founder/CEO
1997 ~ Recorded first CD entitled "It All Comes Back To You"
1998 ~ "Live CD/Video Recording" ~ "Raptured By Mercy"
1999 ~ Woman of Courage Award ~ Ohio House of Representatives
1999 ~ Served as Minister of Worship and an Associate Minister at The First Church of God, Columbus, Ohio
2000 ~ Launched television program ~ "Get The Word Out"
2001 ~ Developed the "Ministerial Development Series" ~ Training, equipping and developing ministers in the local church
2002 ~ Launched radio program ~ "Get The Word Out"
2003 ~ Launched radio program ~ "Focus In Five"
2004 ~ Served as an instructor in the "All Church Training School" (ACTS) at The First Church of God
2006 ~ Planted Kingdom Community Church of God ~ Senior Pastor/Visionary
2007 ~ Developed CODE:RED Outreach Ministries, Kingdom Kids Camp and H.Y.P.E. after school program
2008 ~ Featured writer/contributor for Women of The Church of God Triennial Resource Packet
2009 ~ Installed as Senior Pastor at Greater Works Church of God
2011 ~ Licensed by the Church of God (National Headquarters, Anderson, Indiana)
2012 ~ Founded "Daughters Of Destiny" Coaching and Mentoring Ministry/Program
2013 ~ Greater Works COG - "Church Of The Year" by the Columbus City Council
2013 ~ Ordained by the Church of God (National Headquarters, Anderson Indiana)
2014 ~ Named to Ohio Christian University Dean's List
2015 ~ Received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Leadership
2015 ~ Inducted into the "Pinnacle National Honor Society" ~ For Academic and Leadership Excellence
2015 ~ Launched "Fresh Start Worship Center" in Columbus, Ohio
2016 ~ "Re-Discovering The Power of Prayer - Five Principles to Re-Engage and Re-Energize Your Prayer Life
Author and Publisher (Get The Word Out Multi-Media)
2017 ~ Received a Master of Business Administration degree in Organizational Leadership