Elevate With David G. Evans
Through his Elevate broadcast, David G. Evans brings a fresh perspective to God’s Word to lift your thinking.
not where you start, but where you finish.” There are few people this
phrase epitomizes better than Bishop David G. Evans. Coming from a
troubled home, Evans’ life was the perfect recipe for a statistic. But
God had a plan for this young man, and through a series of ordained
events, Evans has now become one of the most powerful and notable
preachers of the day.
G. Evans is a noted television host, Prelate of the Abundant Harvest
Fellowship of Churches and Pastor of the 27,000-member Bethany Baptist
Church. He is the author of Healed Without Scars, Dare To Be A Man and
his soon to be released new project, Elevate. As CEO of David G. Evans
Ministries, he produces OnPointe!, a live call-in radio talk show and
now in partnership with Legacy Worldwide, ELEVATE with David G. Evans
which airs weekly right here on the WORD Network. Bishop David G. Evans
has set out to change the world and offer the same deliverance he
received, through Jesus Christ.
a youngster, Evans grew up in Philadelphia. His mother who was a
Christian, while his father was an alcoholic. “Fortunately, I had a very
strong grandfather,” says Evans. “He was a strong example of a man in
my life. I emulated him.” With the encouragement of his grandfather, he
graduated from Lincoln University in 1973 with degrees in economics and
education and pursued employment in the corporate world. Shortly
thereafter, in September 1976, he accepted Christ into his life and
found himself called into the five-fold ministry. He also was active in
the gospel music industry as a partner of Sweet Rain Records with an
artist roster of hitmakers such as Hezekiah Walker, The Wilmington
Chester Mass Choir, Bruce Parham and the Southeast Inspirational Choir.
He accepted his calling and the mandate to “pastor and grow the Church”
and was licensed in the ministry by Reverend H.R. Lusk of Greater Exodus
Church in Philadelphia, PA, eventually being ordained by the Bethany
Association in 1989.