Dr. D.K. Kearney, Senior Pastor
Dr. D. K. Kearney is the beloved Pastor of Turner Memorial AME Church in Hyattsville, MD. D K. Kearney is known as a powerful preacher of the Gospel, cutting edge leader of God’s people as well as a Leadership Coach. He has helped many to reach their fullest potential and restore their life and community. Dr. Kearney has courageously refused to accept mediocrity in ministry. He is biblically based and Holy Spirit led which has exhibited transformations in the lives of the congregations he has served. Rev. Kearney’s extraordinary vision, unconventional leadership and prophetic calling has the congregations to grow in worship, mission and service, faith development, stewardship and fellowship.
Dr. Kearney is the founder and president of INPower Ministry Group LLC. Distinguishing himself as an author, D. K. Kearney uses INPower Ministry Group as a mechanism to continue spreading his ministry gifts through relevant, timely, and spirit-filled messages, devotionals, postings, and encouraging moments of meditation. Furthermore, Rev. Kearney utilizes and pushes others through the leadership-based ministry to grow the leader withIN.
D. K. Kearney is a spiritual advocate, sought after for his transformational leadership approach to ministry. He is a gifted preacher and teacher. Dr. Kearney was born March 16, the only son to Denise Kearney and Donald Williams. He was licensed and preached his trial sermon at the age of 16. Rev. Kearney was educated in the Durham & Orange County public schools.
On April 24, 2015 D. K. Kearney was assigned to serve as the illustrious pastor of Turner Memorial AM.E. Church in Hyattsville, MD. His 30 years of ministerial experience has prepared Rev. Kearney for innovative, cutting edge ministry and leadership for Hyattsville, MD, which will bring healing, restoration, vitality and empowerment to the people of Prince George’s County, MD and surrounding areas.
Dr. Kearney has prepared himself educationally, having received a Bachelor of Science in Education from Morris Brown College; a Masters of Divinity from Payne Theological Seminary in Wilberforce, Ohio. He earned a Doctorate of Ministry degree with a focus in Liberation Theology in the inaugural class at Payne Theological Seminary. Rev. Kearney is a certified Leadership Assessment Coach, specializing in Executive Dimensions Benchmark, Prospector 360 by Design, & Skill Scope.
Personally, Rev. Kearney is father of two daughters Ve’Andra and Janelle. He is a member of the NAACP and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
Dr. Kearney has embraced one of his favorite scriptures as the motto of his life.
“I had fainted unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait on the Lord, and be of good courage- wait I say on the Lord.”