Husband, father of two, preacher, pilot, world traveler, and a number of other things. Most of all, a Christian that's been saved by grace through faith, and trying everyday to live life with purpose for Him.
Neil Richey is a native of Tennessee. He has preached full-time in Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia, where he now preaches for the Piedmont Road church of Christ in Marietta, GA.
In 1995 Neil met Emily (Martin) and in 1997 they were married while attending Freed-Hardeman University. They have two children: a son named Peyton, and a little girl named Rebekah.
Neil's formal education includes a B.S. in Communication with an Emphasis in Broadcasting. He holds a M.A. in Church Growth and a D.Min. in New Testament Theology.
He has been blessed to preach in several states and in a number of other countries including Brazil, New Zealand, and Tanzania, where he has taught multiple short courses for the Andrew Connally School of Preaching. He holds numerous Gospel Meetings and speaks on lectureships and youth rallies each year and makes annual mission trips outside of the United States.
In addition to his full-time work with the Piedmont Road church of Christ, Neil is one of the instructors for the Georgia School of Preaching and Biblical Studies. Also, Neil is the President of the Board of Directors at West Cobb Christian Academy. He is a regular writer for journals, periodicals, blogs, and he hosts multiple video devotionals on-line. He writes a short devotional sent out via email every Monday - Friday called, Neil's Daily Devotional Nugget which can be subscribed to at www.NeilRichey.com.
Neil has authored and edited books including Growing the Church God Loves, Thinking Out Loud, and What Wilt Thou Have Me To Do. All of these are available at www.NeilRichey.com.
Neil enjoys sports of all kinds, especially a good round of golf. He has a passion for aviation and is a licensed private pilot.
When asked, Neil wants people to know that, "I'm a husband, father of two, and most of all, a Christian that's been saved by grace through faith. I'm trying everyday to live life with purpose for Him."
2013: April 1-4, Memphis, TN (MSOP Lectures) April 7-10, Christiansburg, VA (CcoC Gospel Mtg) May 4-5, Marietta, GA (PRcoC Youth Rally) June 12, Marietta, GA (Summer Series) July 10, Woodstock, GA (Summer Series) July 18-20, Henderson, TN (Freed-Hardeman's CTS) July 23, Southaven, MS (Power Lectures) July 31, Atlanta, GA (Summer Series) August 14, Duluth, GA (Summer Series) August 23-29, Sevierville, TN (Polishing the Pulpit) September 23-30, Tanzania, Africa (ACSOP) October 24, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel) November 7, Kennesaw, GA (KSU, The Truth About...series) December 5, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel)
2014: January 23, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel) February 16, Kissimmee, FL (KcoC) February 27, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel) March 27, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel) April 13-17, Kannapolis, NC (KcoC Gospel Mtg) April 24, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel) May 22, Marietta, GA (WCCA Chapel) June 18, Conyers, GA (Summer Series) June 19, Backwoods, AL (BCC) July 13-17, Henderson, TN (Freed-Hardeman's C.T.S.) September 18-29, Tanzania, Africa (ACSOP)
2015: June 11-25, Pacific Islands (SOP)
2016: Bible Lands Trip
2017: April 16-19, Radford, VA (RcoC Gospel Mtg) April 30-May 3, Point Pleasant, OH (coC Gospel Mtg)