About The Author

Tom RawlsTom Rawls is the Senior Minister of Proclaimers Church, Norwich, UK. With over 30 years of ministry experience Tom has pioneered many cutting edge churches and has an extensive background in world missions throughout Asia.

Tom was born in Lakeland, Florida and moved to Australia at the age of 11. As a teenager Tom became a Christian and went on to study for his credentials at Southern Cross Bible College (formerly Commonwealth Bible College) and has been ministering full time since January 1979. Tom is ordained with Assemblies of God Australia as is his wife Denise.

Tom planted 8 churches throughout Australia between 1979-1991 before moving with his family to Bangkok, Thailand to work with AOG World Missions Australia and then for World Vision.

In June 2003 Tom arrived in Norwich, England to lead Proclaimers church. Since his arrival Tom has built the church into a dynamic, passionate, 21st century church that has seen phenomenal growth and has an influence reaching across Europe. Tom is a highly respected and sought after international preacher and teacher with an unashamed passion for the local church.