Bishop Dr. Tim Richards

MII Regional Bishop - NW Region of USA

Dr. Timothy Richards has been ministering for over 40 years through music and 35 years preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ. He has sang and played bass or piano for Naomi and the Segos as well as JD Sumner and the Stamps Quartet in the mid 80’s and early 90’s prior to evangelizing internationally. Dr Richards is a song writer and recording artist and uses his talents to uplift the name of Jesus.

Dr. Richards has been connected with Ministry International Institute and has a Doctorate with MII. He has been affiliated with MII and its anointed leadership for 14 years and recently was promoted by MII as their West Coast Regional Bishop covering Montana, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, California and Arizona. He will conduct ministerial credentialing, establish new churches and train and equip new ministers through MII and the school of ministry. Dr. Richards is the presiding Bishop of The River Fellowship Church in Salem, Oregon. He planted this new church in August of 2017 and it has already doubled in attendance, with two associate pastors working under Dr. Richard’s guidance. The River Fellowship has recently opened its first MII Bible Institute.

Dr. Richards and his wife, Janay, have dedicated their lives to the ministry as they walk hand in hand following God’s direction in their lives.