Pastor Derick Burton

In 2009, Pastor Derick answered the call to ministry.  In June of 2012, Pastor Derick joined the IPHC and became part of the VHM team as the Student Ministries Pastor in November 2012.  As a teenager, Pastor Derick was an active member of the VHM youth. “I consider it a blessing and an honor to serve at the church that I grew up in.”

Pastor Derick is a graduate of Maranatha College of Christian Ministries with Bachelors degree in Religious Education, Advantage College of Christian Ministries with a Masters in Ministries, and PRIMUS University of Theology with a Doctorate of Ministry in Leadership and Church Growth.  Pastor Derick is currently working toward being credentialed through the Board of Christian Professional and Pastoral Counselors to serve as a Certified Pastoral Counselor.  Pastor Derick serves as a full-time Hospice Chaplain/Bereavement Coordinator.  Pastor Derick serves in the ministry with his loving wife, Crystal, and his two beautiful little girls, Gracie and Kayleigh.   Contact Pastor Derick