Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions2023-10-09T08:50:53-04:00
1. What is the background and history behind Richard Pearson Ministries?2022-09-07T09:53:48-04:00

Rick Pearson came to the Lord at the age of seven when he responded to an altar call for salvation in a Baptist Church in Chatham, Ontario, Canada. Four weeks later he was baptized. In 1972, at the age of eighteen, Rick made a vow to Jesus that if He showed him He was real, he would give Him his life and do whatever God wanted. At the moment of that vow, the door of the apartment blew open, a wind came into the room, encircled Rick, and he began speaking in another language…very similar to what the disciples experienced in Acts 2 on the day of Pentecost. Rick enrolled at Oral Roberts University (ORU) the next year, graduated in 1977, and went into business with his father and brother in Canada. 

In 1986, at the age of thirty-two, Rick had what theologians refer to as a “theophany”.  It was like a burning bush (Ex 3:1-17) or road to Damascus experience (Acts 9).  In Rick’s case, it was very s