David Richardson is our general manager at “In His Steps Men’s Recovery Home”
Dave has been married to his bride Kathleen for 11 years. Kathleen is a team member employed by a large real estate company. Kathleen voluntarily ministers to women at “Los Colinas Detention Center” in Santee CA, and to the women at “Puerto La Cruz Women’s Prison” in the Warner Springs CA area and also finds time to teach the women at “In His Steps Women’s Recovery Home”
After completing our one-year live in program at In His Steps, Dave continued with us by continuing to live on our campus and became one of our house managers. Some of Dave’s many responsibilities also include counseling with the men in the program.
Dave received a diploma after completing a three-year commitment going to Faith Bible Institute. He has also completed several Christian Counseling courses.
In 2009 Dave began working with, ministering to and feeding the homeless every Thursday night at Presidio Park in downtown San Diego with a ministry called “Sparrow Ministries”. In the same year of 2009 Dave also became part of a ministry in Ramona CA called “Open Door” at the Catholic Church which was later moved to “Grange Hall”. Open Door is another ministry to feed, and pray for the homeless Monday every Monday night. The food for Open Door is provided by one of many of the churches in Ramona that participate in the ministry.
Dave was Ordained in 2015 and is now an Associate Pastor here at In His Steps.