Donna Avant is the wife of Dr. John Avant. John and Donna serve with Life Action Ministry, a ministry called to ignite movements of authentic Christianity. John is President of Life Action. John and Donna have been married for 39 years and are the parents of three adult children who are all married now. They have five grandchildren: William, Addy, Aubrey, Isaac and Judah.
Donna serves Her King by teaching, writing and mentoring. Donna has had the privilege of speaking all over the United States and many countries, including England, Wales, Belarus, Central Asia and Lebanon. Donna is a contributing author to The Woman’s One Year Devotional published by NavPress. She has also authored “No Excuses” a Bible study of I and II Timothy.
Donna was the 2014 President of the SBC Ministers’ Wives Luncheon and currently serves on the Executive Board of the SBC luncheon.
Donna loves to be involved in community ministry and has served as a CASA (court appointed special advocate) volunteer, Kids Hope volunteer and Broaden Horizons volunteer (ministry for at-risk youth).
She loves to read and walk (and not at the same time)! She also loves to play bubbles and swim with her five grandchildren.