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Bio of Dr. Ric & Kathy Steele


Dr. Ric and Kathy Steele are Pastors and the dynamic founders of Due Season Christian Church International ® (DSCCI). Due Season was founded in 1997 and its local headquarters are located in Novi, MI.


Dr. Ric & Kathy answered the call from God to teach, train, equip, activate and release the members of the body of Christ to function and operate in their respective ministries. Their goal, simply put, is to bring the Good News of Jesus Christ to people of every color and culture. As the saints of God are instructed and directed towards true growth in God through the preaching and declaring the uncompromised Word of God, then they will be empowered, both spiritually and naturally, to effect positive and long lasting change in their lives. Through the mission and efforts of Pastors Ric & Kathy, individuals are released, not only in their God-given gifts and ministries, but are also enabled to rise to positions of leadership and authority in their homes, communities and churches.


Dr. Ric & Kathy Steele have ministered both locally and internationally. Dr. Steele’s down-to-earth, style of ministry brings both simplicity, understanding and apostolic clarity to the word of God. Prophetess Kathy brings forth powerful insights from the bible as can only be revealed through a profound prophetic anointing.


Dr. Ric & Kathy are also the founders of RISEN!, an apostolic & prophetic training camp.  RISEN! is a school designed to train, activate & release the body of Christ to flow in the Holy Ghost through prophecy and discernment.


The Pastors Steele met and married while serving in the ministry, and after 12 years of ministerial training for leadership, they were commissioned to go forth into pastoring. Dr. Ric is a Senior Chaplain where he serves his local community. Recognized for his years of faithful and dedicated service to the call of God, Dr. Steele received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from Divinity Christian University (DCU) in 2005. Pastor Kathy has a teaching degree and administrative background.


Dr. Ric & Kathy Steele are much sought after speakers. Through God’s grace, many supernatural miracles, deliverances, healings and financial breakthroughs have followed their teachings and ministry.  Dr. Ric & Kathy are submitted to Dr. Rick V. Layton of Rick Layton Ministries located in Shreveport, LA.  Due Season is a covenant partner of Creflo Dollar Ministerial Association.