Gospel for Asia presents the WTBN's 5th Annual Pastors Wives Appreciation Lunch on Tuesday, April 17, 2012. Doors Open at 10:45 a.m.; Lunch program begins at Noon. Arrive early for registration; visit each exhibitor to enter to win some great prizes!
Location: Doubletree by Hilton Tampa Westshore, Address: 4500 West Cypress Street - Tampa, FL 33607. Hotel parking is free and extra space is available in adjacent garage.
Admission is FREE but you must RSVP in advance to guarantee your seat and complimentary meal!
This event is specially designed to recognize pastors' wives and the ladies who support the ministry. Enjoy a scrumptious three-course lunch and the inspirational words from a great speaker, Dr. Lois I. Evans from The Urban Alternative! All attendees receive a free resource bag and will be entered to win great prizes! We welcome any pastor's wife or women in ministry to join us for this day of fellowship.
Dr. Evans currently serves as Senior Vice President of The Urban Alternative and is also the founder of The Pastors' Wives Ministry and the First Lady Conference.She is married to her favorite pastor/teacher and best friend, Dr. Tony Evans, Senior Pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship.
Event Sponsorships are available. Please call (813) 639-1903 for more information on this event.
About The Keynote Speaker - Dr. Lois I. Evans
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Dr. Evans has been employed by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, the Grand Old Gospel Fellowship Ministry, Dallas Federal Savings and Loan, as well as numerous executive management positions with The Urban Alternative since its inception in 1982, including serving as Executive Vice President from 1989 to 1995. She currently serves as Senior Vice President. Dr. Evans is also founder of The First Lady Ministry.
She serves in the office of the Senior Pastor at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship Church, National Religious Broadcasters Board, Dallas Baptist University Woman's Auxiliary Board, NRB Television Board, and The Urban Alternative Board of Directors. In addition, she is a member of Leadership Southwest, sponsored by the Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce and served on the Board of the Christian Management Association. Also, she served as the 1st President of the Global Pastors' Wives Network and is the Founder of The Pastors' Wives Ministry and the Frist Lady Conference.
Lois was honored in 1995 with the Good Samaritan Award from Dallas Baptist University for outstanding Christian service to the community. In 1996, she received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Eastern College and in 2000 she received the Status of Women Award from Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. She recently received The Woman of the Year in Ministry Award presented by the Women of Influence, Inc.
Dr. Evans has traveled throughout the United States, the Caribbean, China, India, South America, Europe and West Africa. She is a much sought after speaker for conferences and churches around the globe, as well as an accomplished singer.
EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: BA Business Administration from Dallas Baptist University Doctorate of Humane Letters from Eastern College.
FAMILY LIFE: Lois is married to her favorite pastor/teacher and best friend, Dr. Tony Evans, Senior Pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship. She has four children: Chrystal, Priscilla, Anthony, Jr., and Jonathan, three granddaughters and seven grandsons.