Derek Turner

25-Minute Speaker

Derek Turner knows what it’s like to suffer pain and face tragedy. He has experienced the kind of heart-wrenching loss that caused deep trauma and made him start questioning God But through those questions he has discovered the God that looks and loves exactly like Jesus.

He carries a message of restoration, hope, and belonging! Derek and his wife Sarah co-pastor River Church in Huntersville, NC.  They have two daughters, Caroline & Kate and a frisky Havanese named Milo. You can follow Derek on the socials @PastorDerekT.