Education: A.S. North Greenville College
B.S. Charleston Southern University
M.Div. New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
Th.D. Andersonville Theological Seminary
Family: Married to the former Kristen Williams December 31. 1988 Is the father of three children, Angela (11), Christopher(8) and Aimee Grace (4). Richard and Kristi homeschool their children.
Best advice given to me about preaching: Work with the truth and make it simple enough to be understood. If they won’t be able to understand it then don’t preach it. Good preaching is not about sounding smart. It is about presenting the truth so it can make a difference in their lives.
Books that have had an impact: Purpose Driven Church by Rick Warren
Hobbies: Golf, Gourmet Cooking