Though we live in a world where discouragement and depression are rampant, God shows us in His word that His people need not be susceptible to either of these. Presented in this sermon are strategies for God's people to remain optimistic, encouraged, and encouraging to others despite the pressures of the world around us.
United Church of God Pastor and Chairman of the Council of Elders
Dr. Donald Ward serves as chairman of the Council of Elders. He pastors churches in Texas and Louisiana, and teaches at Ambassador Bible College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He holds a BS degree; a BA in theology; a MS degree; a doctor’s degree in education from East Texas State University; and has completed 18 hours of graduate theology from SMU.