Imagine knowing that no matter how much you lived a life of faith and hope, you would die the death of crucifixion. The Apostle Peter's example shows that we must live a life focused on eternal salvation, rather than physical salvation.
Before his retirement in 2021, Dr. Donald Ward pastored churches in Texas and Louisiana, and taught at Ambassador Bible College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has also served as chairman of the Council of Elders of the United Church of God. 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.