First Lady

First Lady Denise Richardson is a licensed evangelist with the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World. She is a native of New York and was saved in 1971 under the pastorate of Bishop Roy Brown, at Pilgrim Church in Brooklyn, New York. After meeting and marrying her soul mate, Gentry Richardson, she relocated to Los Angeles in 1981.

Lady Denise serves faithfully along with her husband, District Elder Gentry Richardson, Jr., Pastor of Bethlehem Temple Church.

Lady Denise is an anointed, gifted and dynamic speaker and is requested by many to conduct workshops and seminars for churches and organizations throughout California.

Lady Denise received her formal education in New York. After graduation she continued her education at Borough of Manhattan College. She attended Aenon Bible College and received her Bachelor Degree of Biblical Studies from Ministerial Training Institute. She has continued her education in counselling at California University of Theology. Lady Denise works faithfully with her husband in providing biblical guidance to premarital couples, married couples, singles and other members’ needs at BTC.

Lady Denise is happily married to Pastor Gentry Richardson and has been blessed with two sons, Trey and Brandon, one daughter in love, Devin, and is the proud grandmother of Giani Ilise.