Bishop Ronald E. Hardy, Sr. is the Pastor of Faith, Hope and Love Worship Centers of Baton Rouge and St. Francisville, Louisiana a multifaceted ministry touching the lives of many. He is a preacher, teacher, prophet and author who has been serving in ministry for 33 years and Pastoring for 25 years. Bishop Hardy has a vision of Restoration. Joel 2:25-26 says, “I will restore to you the years…and ye shall eat in plenty and be satisfied and praise the name of the Lord.”

God has given Bishop Hardy a ministry of restoring lives and mentoring men and women of God for the five fold gift ministry. Many have expressed their appreciation of being able to sit under the tutelage of his fatherhood in the ministry.

God revealed to Bishop Hardy through his word that there are many instructors, but only a few Fathers. One of the things that make Bishop Hardy a great spiritual father is that he was and is a great spiritual son. He served under the leadership of his Bishop faithfully for over 17 years. In 2002, God spoke to Bishop Hardy to expand into a second location, Faith, Hope and Love of Baton Rouge. Since the expansion, the ministry has grown tremendously. Land was purchased and a new sanctuary has been built. Now Faith, Hope and Love is One Church in two locations with a vision of multiple locations in the future.

Bishop Hardy has an exceptional passion for the youth and the elderly. He believes that they are the forgotten generations and his desire is to establish strong ministries to meet the needs of both.

Bishop Hardy currently serves on the Board of M.O.V.E. Fellowship, which is a fellowship of Apostles, Bishops and Pastors.

Bishop Hardy was born in Rapid City, South Dakota, but was raised in Baton Rouge, LA. He is the son of the late Pastor Willie Hardy, Jr. and Yvonne Hardy of Baton Rouge. He has been married to Prophetess Robbin Eames Hardy for 33 years and is the father of 4 children. Bishop Hardy is also the proud grandfather of 5.