Meet pastor wes


Wes Richards, a former evening newspaper journalist, became a pastor of the church aged 25 and Senior Pastor aged 28. His father, Pastor Billy Richards, started the church in 1943.

In 2015, KCI celebrated the 40 years that Pastor Wes has been a minister of the church. In that time he has led the church through many challenges and changes and spoken at many large national and international events including Spring Harvest, Grapevine, New Frontiers International and the G12 International Conference. His Master’s Degree in Theology was a dissertation on the impact of the global Holy Spirit movement.

He has been passionate about taking the gospel to all areas of life and preaching the whole gospel of salvation, supernatural miracles and of social care and justice.

He has also written for many Christian magazines including Restoration Magazine.