Husband, Father, Pastor, Author, Professor, Former NFL Player


Dr. Derwin L. Gray is the founding and lead pastor of Transformation Church (TC).

TC is a multiethnic, multigenerational, mission-shaped community that loves God completely (Upward), ourselves correctly (Inward), and our neighbors compassionately (Outward) located in Indian Land, South Carolina, just south of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Northern Seminary

Get equipped with a Master’s degree or certificate in Multiethnic Church Leadership.


HD Leader Roundtable

This experience is an opportunity for church leaders from around the country to dig deeper into God’s Word together, encourage one another, and learn more about multiethnic church planting and leadership.

Join the Prayer Team

Pastor Derwin is writing a new book through B&H Publishing. He would love to have you partner with him in prayer as he writes this book. When you sign up to be part of his prayer team you will receive regular updates from Pastor Derwin to let you know how the process is going and how you can be specifically praying for him.



As Lead Pastor of Transformation Church, Dr. Derwin L. Gray is a dynamic, gospel-centered preacher. These sermons will challenge and equip you to love God, love yourself, and love others. Click below to check out the TC sermon archive.



Pastor Derwin L. Gray authored his first book in 2010 and has now written a total of four books. His writing is gospel-centered, dynamic, genuine, and life changing. His books will challenge you in all areas of life. Click below to learn more about his books.

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Marinate On That is where Dr. Derwin L. Gray will discuss theology, discipleship, leadership, marriage, and the multiethnic church. Listen and subscribe today.