Thrive Women's Conference

March 12 – 15, 2020

Hosted annually by Pastor Jannette Derstine and Joanne Derstine Curphey during the month of March. Women from all over the nation gather at this three day event for an incredible time of worship, hearing God’s Word and connecting with other Christian women.

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Guest Speakers

Derozette Banks 

Pastor Derozette stands as an overcomer and survivor of ovarian cancer and uses her testimony of healing and adversity to deliver hope, faith and purpose to individuals around the world. She is a pillar of strength and stands committed to bring healing and hope to all races and backgrounds. As a former Miss California USA Pageant contestant, Pastor Derozette has used her platform to empower, encourage and uplift others in their dreams and goals. She and her husband, Gordon, pastor Overcomer Covenant Church in Seattle, WA, and are the parents of 5 children.



Elizabeth Shreve

Passionate. Practical, Powerful. These are words that describe Elizabeth Shreve. In her transparent and often humorous style, Elizabeth shares God’s Word woven with personal experiences to empower lives toward freedom and transformation.

Elizabeth lives in Cleveland, Tennessee, with her beloved husband, Mike Shreve. Together, they run a Christian publishing company called “Deeper Revelation Books” (

She is the mother of two, Zion Seth and Destiny Hope. Her greatest joy is her family and serving God with her whole heart.

Janet Shell

Ordained minister with strong prophetic giftings and skillful musical abilities.She serves the Body of Christ as an evangelist, teacher, worship leader and violinist, and travels extensively throughout the U.S. and abroad. As she teaches, gifts of the Spirit flow in many powerful and delightful ways. The release of joy in God’s people make Janet a much sought after speaker.



Sharon Lewis 

Spirit-filled ordained Episcopal priest, Pastor Sharon has a powerful anointing for inner healing. She is founder and director of Amazing Love Healing Ministry, bringing healing conferences to churches nationally and internationally, providing healing and training in healing. “I am privileged to witness Jesus restoring broken marriages and healing broken people for His glory,” she says.  Sharon, a longtime member of our Women’s Conference team, is back every year by popular demand!


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THURSDAY (March 12th)
5:30 PM….Check-in and Registration in West Lobby (ITC) 
6:00 PM…”GREAT TO SEE YOU!” Welcome Party (Oasis Cafe)
7:00 PM….Opening Session with Elizabeth Shreve (Tabernacle)

FRIDAY (March 13th)
8:00 AM… Personal Devotions
9:00 AM….Morning Session with Janet Shell
10:30 AM…Main Session with Derozette Banks (Tabernacle)
1:30PM…..Afternoon Session (Tabernacle) “The Journey of Healing” with Sharon Lewis
7:00 PM….Main Session with Elizabeth Shreve and Derozette Banks 
9:30 PM….Pajama Party — games & goodies! (Miracle Manor Lobby) THRIVE Event – registration required

SATURDAY (March 14th)
9:30 AM…”BISCUITS ‘N BLESSINGS” Breakfast (Oasis Cafe) *THRIVE Event – registration required
10:30 AM….Main Session with Jannette Derstine and Area Pastors, ending with Communion (Tabernacle)
LUNCH BREAK and afternoon free
6:00 PM….GIRL’S NITE @ THE MOVIES: Double Feature *THRIVE Event – registration required (YEX Center)

SUNDAY (March 15th)
10:00 AM….Morning Worship Service and ending session with Elizabeth Shreve (Tabernacle)