Donald L. D. Ellis-Johnson is a native of Mount Vernon, New York USA. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Marist College and a Master's of Arts in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary. He is a professional doctoral student in Southwestern Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas. Donald, a retired Probation Officer, has extensive experience in the Human Service fields assisting children, families, courts, and the county government.
Minister Donald, as he is familiarly called, has a story to tell. His experiences with sin, brokenness, rebellion, sexual immorality, alcohol, drugs and other addictions proffered him an awesome opportunity to experience God’s grace, mercy, and love. Donald writes about God's amazing grace in his published autobiography. The book is titled, This Far By Grace, the incredible story of one man's journey out of darkness into God's marvelous light. The book is available from Westbow Press, Barnes & Noble, Amazon, and where most fine Christian books are sold. A modern-day prodigal son Donald surrendered his life to the Lord in 1989.
Now, a Bible Teacher, evangelist, Christian educator, theologian, and author Johnson travels the world explaining God's word, proclaiming its truth, and helping people change through the Gospel of Christ. His message is Jesus saves, and that God is able to do so more than we can ask or think! God's grace in Donald's life is touching young and old people, rich and poor around the world!
He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society, the Evangelical Missiologial Society, the American Association of Christian Counselors, the Just Leadership Association, the American Church Society, and a past member of the American Probation and Parole Association. He is an affirmed and affiliated evangelist with the Next Generation Alliance of the Luis Palau Evangelistic Association. The author of This Far By Grace, the Incredible story of one man's Journey out of Darkness into God's Marvelous Light, Donald enjoys traveling, exercising, and researching alternative health remedies in his spare time. He resides in Dallas, Texas.