Rich Wilkerson Jr. is a dynamic communicator with a passion for Jesus and people. He and his wife, DawnCheré, are the lead pastors of VOUS Church in Miami, FL. VOUS is a catalyst of faith, creativity, and diversity that celebrates the unique culture of its vibrant city. Rich and DawnCheré are the founders of VOUS Conference, an annual gathering in the heart of Miami centered on encountering God, equipping the church, and empowering the next generation of leaders. Rich is the author of two books— Sandcastle Kings: Meeting Jesus in a Spiritually Bankrupt World and Friend of Sinners: Why Jesus Cares More About Relationship Than Perfection . In 2015, Rich and DawnCheré offered a peek inside their world with their docu-series, Rich In Faith , a 10-episode feature on the Oxygen network. And in 2018, after eight years of trusting God through infertility, they welcomed their son, Wyatt Wesley Wilkerson, into the world.