Rev. Jack Richards and wife Angela are originally from the Roanoke Valley area. ‘Pastor Jack’ graduated from Liberty University with a Degree in Religion in 1996, Master of Arts and Religion in 1998, and a Master of Divinity in 2000. He has been active in many ministries from Preaching to Evangelism, Missions, Youth Ministries and Pastoring for over 20 years.

He and his wife have served in several churches and ministries in the Roanoke Valley. They have ministered to the community through puppet ministry, youth ministries, and working with Straight Street Ministries. In 2010, Jack accepted the position of pastor of Mountain Pass Baptist Church.