Tracy Hamilton is the founding and Senior pastor of TCWC Church. Tracy has been serving in ministry for over 38 years. He began in ministry as a Youth Pastor serving in Anderson, SC and Pinellas Park, FL. While serving as Youth Pastor’s he and his wife were called to be church planters and planted their first church in York, PA. In 1992, God began to work out the details and presented the opportunity for them to plant TCWC Church in Seneca, SC. TCWC Church held it’s first service in 1993 and has been moving forward ever since.
Since serving TCWC Church he has traveled to over 16 countries with various mission trips, pastor conferences, and hosting tour groups in Israel. Pastor Tracy believes the local church is the hope of the world and has invested in being part of Oconee County, numerous events, and community service throughout the years.
Tracy has been blessed with two daughters, a son-in-law, and two grandchildren.
Executive Pastor of Ministry
As executive pastor of ministry of TCWC Church, Blake Hedden leads the organization through serving staff, congregational leaders, and volunteers by assisting to bring the vision of the church to life. Under the leadership of Pastor Tracy Hamilton, Blake is the team leader of the day-to-day support ministries and also serves as an elder.
Blake has been a part of TCWC since 2003. Over the years, he has led as children's pastor, youth pastor, and implemented Freedom ministry. He has taught classes, led connect groups as well as preaches and ministers.
Blake holds a christian education degree from Lee University. In his earlier career, he has worked as a children's pastor, public educator and financial advisor while also volunteering in the church in a vareity of areas.
Blake and Amie have been married since 2008, and have three children: Aubrie, Luke, and Caleb.
Executive Pastor of Operation
As executive pastor of operation of TCWC Church, Jacob Queen leads the organization through serving staff by helping bring the vision of the church to life. Under the leadership of Pastor Tracy Hamilton, Jacob is the church's primary business manager, and leading the church's day-to-day support operation in support of the church ministries.
Jacob has been part of TCWC for over 10 years, volunteering in youth ministry and serving as service coordinator. He leads devotionals for the serve teams, taught family classes as well as preaches and ministers.
Jacob holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from Anderson University. Earlier in his career, he has worked as a youth pastor, college recruiter, and director of admission and operation.
Jacob and Aleca where married in 2006 and have two children: Jackson and Elijah.
As Worship Leader of TCWC Church, Tristan Adams leads by providing an atmosphere through worship for people to connect to God in a authentic way.
Tristan has been a part of TCWC worship team since 2005. He is currently the owner and desiner of The Kitchen Center located in Seneca, SC. Tristan holds a degree from the University of South Carolina.
Tristan and April where married in 2009 and have three children: Miles, Amelia, and Adeline.
Youth and Young Adult's Pastor
As Youth and Young Adults Pastor of TCWC Church, Derrick Huskamp leads the Youth and Young Adults ministry where he desires to lead students into closer, more intimate relationship with God.
Derrick is currently a Lieutenant and on the Rescue Team for the Greenville City Fire Department. He is also an ISSA certified personal trainer. In 2009, he began attending TCWC Church and began his role as Youth Pastor in 2016.
Derrick and Whitney meet at church youth camp a the age of 14 and they stayed friends until they were married in 2011. They have two beautiful daughters, Peyton and Macon.
As Office Manager at TCWC Church, Marly serves in a vareity of ways while multitasking to insure procedures and the organization continues to function at a high level. Under the leadership of the Executive Pastor of Operation, Marly assists with schedule, assessments, and task coordinating to support the church.
Marly has been apart of TCWC since 2018 and join the staff in 2019. Marly has been in ministry for over 17 years enjoying opportunities to serve in children’s and youth ministry as well as different roles in women’s ministry. Marly served on staff at a local church as the Pastor of Staff and Elder Development, has served as the Executive Director of a local pregnancy care center, and had a floral design business in her earlier years. She served at Leath Correctional Institute for over four years providing a women’s Bible study for the ladies at the prison. She currently leads her own nonprofit, The Leah Project, which assists women in finding their place in ministry.
She graduated from Liberty University in 2018 with a degree in Psychology.
Marly has been happily married for 23 years to her husband, Brian. They have two children: Dylan and Brady.
Event and Missions Coordinator
As event and missions coordinator, Whitney is the lead planner and organizer for church wide events and missions opportunities. To learn more about TCWC missions please visit our mission page.
Whitney has been part of TCWC since the beginning! She has served in children, youth, missions, and womens ministry. Whitney currently serves in youth ministry with her husband Derrick. She has been part of over 15 missions trips that have expanded to over 5 countries. Whitney holds a degree from Clemson University.
Whitney has been married to Derrick since 2011. They have two daughters: Peyton and Macon