Derrick is the lead pastor of The Branch, currently facilitating weekly group discussions on faith and current culture, as well as, preaching most Sundays at the church’s larger weekly gatherings. He is also on the leadership team of The Definitive Soap Box, an open mic poetry gathering that meets every last Friday in the beautiful city of Long Beach. Finally, Derrick teaches and develops creative writing curriculum for middle school and high school students. If you’re interested in having Derrick come and speak, teach or recite at your next event, please see the INFO page for more…well…information.
* Derrick will be facilitating a creative writing workshop centered around finding your voice in the midst of injustice.