Andrew was born to missionary parents in India. From 1958 to 1960, Evans studied for Christian Ministry at the Assemblies of God Commonwealth Bible College in Brisbane (now known as Southern Cross College in Chester Hill, Sydney). He graduated with a Diploma in Theology in December 1960 and was ordained to the Ministry in 1963. He then served as a credentialed missionary with AOG World Missions in the East Sepik province of Papua New Guinea from 1963 to 1969.
For 30 years, Andrew served as Senior Pastor of Paradise Assembly of God in Adelaide, now known as Paradise Community Church. He was National Superintendent of the Assemblies of God in Australia, before being succeeded by Pastor Brian Houston of Hillsong Church, who changed the title to National President. Andrew then started the Family First Party and was elected into the Legislative Council at the 2002 state election in South Australia. He retired from service in the Legislative Council 3 July 2008. Andrew now travels and ministers most weekends in various locations in Australia.
Countries Ministered In
Born in India, ministered in Australia, Papua New Guinea and many other places.
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