Jevah L. Richardson

Lead Pastor

Bishop - Jevah Louis Richardson, a native of Jersey City, New Jersey.  Nurtured by his late grandmother Mother Rosalee  Johnson and his Mother Darlene Johnson-Lewis.
He attended and graduated from TET Christian Academy located in Jersey City, New Jersey. Upon entering High School, he began his religious systematic studies at the Jersey City Bible Institute. Currently, enrolled with the Mccreary Center, a subsidiary of Ashland Theological Seminary in Ashland Ohio. In pursuit of a Doctorate Degree in Theology.
Bishop Richardson committed his life to Jesus Christ at the age of 8.
Adhering to the call of God upon his life. He was licensed as a minister November 5th,1995. He was mentored by his Father in the Gospel, the late Bishop James O. Thompson. Bishop Richardson succeeded his predecessor into the pastorate March of 2006. The church formerly known: Truth Evangelistic Temple. He has led to grow this congregation to better serve its greater community. Additionally, transitioning the congregation from its original location to acquire new property and the development thereof: A Better Life Ministry 129 Linden Avenue in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Bishop Richardson has both maintained and expanded the original vision of his predecessor “Evangelism through Education” By continuing the school mission and mandate since the inception in 1979 TET Christian Academy. The expansion is seen through its daycare entity Connecting Circles Childcare. Both entities located in Jersey City New Jersey, as to which a host of students have attended, graduated and have become professional, productive citizens.
As the visionary and progenitor of A Better Life Resource and Coalition Impact. These two entities seek to focus on the socio-economics and politico-justices for the betterment of mankind. Endeavoring to execute the mission of ‘Better Days Now’ (a drug and alcohol substance abuse recovery center).
As well as ‘Generation Key’ an orphanage for children.
His travels in ministry have taken him to preach to the US Virgin Islands and beyond the shores of America to Monrovia Liberia, West Africa.
He has a heart for ministry and a desire to help pastors as well as establish other church plants. Bishop Richardson is on course to do mission work in the Dominican Republic.
Bishop Jevah Louis Richardson married his wife Marcy Anne Hall October 2,1999. The two of them are the proud parents of four daughters: Isainay Victoria, London Anyea, Jevanah Marcia, and Amelia Cynthia Richardson. Bishop Jevah L. Richardson serves under the covering of Bishop Eric K. Clark of the Body of Christ Assembly in Warrensville Ohio.