Derek R. Davenport is an ordained Pastor in the PC(USA). He is a graduate of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, where he currently serves as director of the Miller Summer Youth Institute. He also serves as the Discipleship Pastor at Sewickley Presbyterian Church.
His current area of research focuses on the impact of Christian symbols on worship and education, particularly in the Reformed Tradition and even more specifically in the United States. His thoughts on ministry have appeared in Reader's Digest, The Presbyterian Outlook, and the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.
Rev. Davenport maintains this website as a service to the Church and church leaders around the country and globe.
After more than five years, it's time for an overhaul to this website!
I'm pulling over a page or two a day between my duties at the seminary and church. If there are particular pages you'd like to see reappear sooner rather than later, let me know!