Rev. Perez is married to Yezenia Perez and his children are Caleb (16),
Sadie (7), and Micah (6). He has served in ministry for over 25 years as a national speaker for many youth ministries and churches. He also speaks in Pastoral Leadership, and Marriage conferences and has a heart for leadership development, missions, and community outreach. Recently, He has made appearances in TBN SALSA, and has preached on the TBN Praise the Lord show. In 2002, he became a member of the Latino Leadership Foundation, an initiative to help Latino pastors and leaders reach their " barrios" with the Gospel.
His unique style of preaching the Word of God has impacted many lives.
Rev. Perez has a powerful testimony of overcoming life's obstacles and adversity through Christ, and is passionate about discipleship and restoring the hurting and redirecting them to reach their God given destiny.
Rev. Lawrence (Larry) Perez & Yezenia Perez
Rev. Larry Perez, is the founder and Senior Pastor of U-turn Covenant Church (an affiliate of New Life Covenant Church CHICAGO), in Northlake Illinois. He is also the founder of the Turn Center (a community based 501c3 non-for-profit organization). He's a former National President for the Young Defenders Ministry, and has served as a Trustee of the National Board of Directors, of the Defenders of the Christian Faith Movement. He has a B.A. In communications from Northeastern Illinois University and recently has obtained his MACM at Northern Baptist Theological Seminary.