Bert Turner – Executive Pastor

After serving as a missionary and church planter in Brazil for eight years, Bert moved to Akron in 1990 to become part of Covenant of Grace Church.  Bert and his wife, Karen, have four adult children and live in West Akron.

As executive pastor, Bert serves the eldership by:

  • Overseeing the business affairs of the church.
  • Assisting in the management of the pastoral team and church.
  • Supplying strategic counsel and perspective to the lead pastor.
  • Preaching and teaching.
  • Overseeing prayer ministries.