Richard Pearson is a 1977 Alumnus of Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma, graduating with a BSc in Business Administration and a Commercial Pilots License. After graduating, he joined the family business, Pearson Bus Sales Ltd, marketing Blue Bird School buses within their Ontario distribution region.
Upon receiving a prophetic insight concerning the United States of America in 1986, Richard received personal counselling from Oral Roberts. Subsequently, Pearson was invited to join the Board of Regents of Oral Roberts University and ultimately became the Chairman of the Oral Roberts Canadian Evangelistic Association. In this capacity, Richard travelled to over 35 countries on various crusades and medical mission trips.
By the year 2008, the family business of Pearson Bus Sales Ltd. was sold, and Richard retired from his position of President and CEO of the Corporation.
After retirement Richard continued his theological studies, entering the Masters of Practical Theology programme at ORU. He also became a Canadian Board member of John Haggee Ministries. In 2015 Richard received an Honorary Doctorate of Laws Degree from Canada Christian College.
Richard Pearson Ministries is an extension of 30 years of continued diligence in sharing God’s word and watching prophetic events unfold in The United States of America, as foretold in his 1986 prophetic revelation. The details of that revelation were recorded in his book Babylon Rising, available on Amazon.com. The last 14 years, Richard and his wife Karen have resided in Brantford, Ontario and Clearwater, Florida. He continues to teach, share and provide counsel to multiple Christian Ministries throughout Canada and the United States.