Jared Richard is Associate Pastor to Young Adults and Missions at Champion Forest Baptist Church in Houston, TX. Jared joined the staff of CFBC in February of 2008 after spending 2 years in New Orleans, LA working on his Masters of Divinity at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Jared graduated from Louisiana State University in 2005 with a degree in English Literature and loves anything to do with LSU or South Louisiana. Jared has a passion for truth and relevance in a world that is in desperate need of hope. This passion is the driving force of his ministry and preaching, realizing the need for a resurgence of devoted followers of Christ in this generation for future generations. Jared’s desire is that all followers of Christ would realize the privilege we have in Christ to truly impact the earth for the glory of God, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.