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Ramesh Richard

In addition to more than thirty years of faculty service, Dr. Richard 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. He has ministered in over 100 countries, speaking to wide-ranging audiences, from pastors in rural areas to heads of state. In partnership with DTS, RREACH launched the Global Proclamation Academy to equip influential young pastors from all over the world. Dr. Richard is also the founder of Trainers of Pastors International Coalition (TOPIC) and the general convener of the 2016 Global Proclamation Congress for Pastoral Trainers. He and his wife, Bonnie, have three grown children and three grandchildren.

Educational Background

  • BCom, Madras Christian College, 1973
  • ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1979
  • ThD, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1982
  • PhD, University of Delhi, 1991

Courses Taught

  • PM5101 - Christian Life and Witness
  • PM5251 - Evangelistic Preaching
  • PM5202 - Advanced Expository Preaching
  • MIM5510 - Theological Issues in Contemporary Missiology
  • MIM5530 - Cross-cultural Apologetics and Worldview Evangelism