Dr. Ramesh Richard, Professor at DTS and founder and president of RREACH, issues the challenge of striving and pressing on in spite of a lethargy that threatens the joy and energy in life.
Dr.Ramesh Richard serves as professor of global theological engagement and pastoral ministries at Dallas Theological Seminary. Dr. Richard received his ThM from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1979, his ThD in 1982, and his PhD from the University of Delhi, 1991. In addition to more than thirty years of faculty service, God has permitted Dr. Ramesh Richard to be a global spokesman for the Lord Jesus Christ. He is founder and president of Ramesh Richard Evangelism and Church Health (RREACH), a global proclamation ministry that seeks to evangelize leaders and strengthen pastors primarily of Asia, Africa, and Latin America. In partnership with DTS, RREACH launched the Global Proclamation Academy to equip influential young pastors from all over the world. He has ministered in over 100 countries, speaking to wide-ranging audiences, from pastors in rural areas to heads of state. Dr. Richard is also the founder of Trainers of Pastors International Coalition (TOPIC). He and his wife, Bonnie, have three grown children and three grandchildren.