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Johnathan C. Richardson

Servant senior pastor, Cornerstone United Methodist Church

The Rev. Dr. Johnathan C. Richardson is the servant senior pastor of Cornerstone United Methodist Church in New Orleans, Louisiana. He earned masters degrees in theology and church administration and leadership from Turner Theological Seminary at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta. He holds a Th.M. and D.Min from Duke Divinity School. He is the author of "Taking Jesus Seriously: Messages for a Deeper Christian Life, Volume 1" and is in the process of preparing more of his work for publication and organizational leadership training and development. His website is www.johnathanrichardson.com

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