Jonathan Richardson is a native of Los Angeles, California. He was raised in the Jordan Downs Projects in Watts, California. He has four daughters and one son. He has been married for 34 years to his first and only wife Lisa Richardson. When he came to the Lord at the age of 23, God delivered him from drug addiction. After giving his life to the Lord, Pastor Richardson went on to work with the Developmentally Disabled for 24 years and worked as a Corrections Officer for 17.5 years.
He served in the ministry as a Deacon, Minister, Elder and on many other committees. God used him as the Administrative Assistant to Pastor James and Kathleen Flowers as they built their ministry. He was called to preach as an Elder in 1998 in COGIC.
God led him to Charlotte, NC in May 2005 to start The Final Harvest Ministries Inc. God gifted him with an illustrative teaching ministry with a prophetic edge that brings the word to life for the people.
Pastor Richardson's passion is to see lost souls saved and set free from sin.
Pastor Richardson has pastoral credentials issued by The Churches of God in Christ
He has affiliations with and has served closely in ministry with:
The New Unity Fellowship International Ministry Nassau, Bahamas- Pastor Sharon Nairn
Iglesia Cristiana Pentecostes La Roca Charlotte,
North Carolina- Pastor Ovidio Rodriguez
Center of Christ Ministries San Bernardino, California- Pastor James Flowers
Inland Empire Coalition Ontario, California- Pastor James Flowers
Lakeside Outreach Ministries Summerton, South Carolina- Pastor Kenny Griffin
Bishop Irvin G. Perry
Doctor Carrol. A. Green
Evangelist Marvin Mc Daniel