Derek Dunn’s mission is to see churches grow spiritually, numerically, and in impact in their cities. Derek has extensive experience training pastors and ministry leaders on the importance of discipleship, leadership development, and small group ministry that leads to principle centered church growth.
For 20 years, Derek Dunn has been helping pastors and church leaders maximize and grow their ministries to their fullest potential. As Executive Pastor and strategist of one of the largest churches in Asia, Derek was instrumental in implementing structure and leadership training that saw City Harvest Church (CHC) in Singapore grow from 1,400 members to their highest average attendance of 32,000.
Derek Dunn served under the leadership of Dr. Kong Hee, the Founder and Honorary Senior Pastor of CHC for 16 years. As the Executive Pastor, Derek Dunn provided oversight for the Pastoral Office and 30+ Ministry Heads of Departments of the church, conducted regular leadership training in CHC and throughout Asia and was a regular speaker at CHC’s School of Theology, the largest Bible College in Southeast Asia. CHC’s worship and ministry style is among the most contemporary and biblically sound among churches in the world. CHC is a mission-minded church. CHC’s motto of kristos kai kosmos is to bring Christ into the marketplace and contemporary culture of society in a relevant way.
Derek Dunn is originally from the United States and under the direction of the Holy Spirit and the backing of Pastor Kong Hee and City Harvest Church, he returned back to the USA in December 2011 and travels as an itinerant minster internationally. As an ordained minister Derek has had the opportunity to travel to 25 nations of the world as a missionary, conference speaker, Bible teacher and church consultant. He carries a strong conviction and tangible presence of God as he preaches, teaches and ministers. On Easter Sunday 2013, Derek with is wife Susan, he co-founded City Harvest Church, USA (@CHCUS, www.chcus.org) in Irvine, California in Orange County.
Derek is happily married to Susan, founder of Wow31-a resource platform for Christian women to share, learn, inspire and encourage each other. They are the proud parents of three children—Ethan John, Erin Joy and Erika Noelle.
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