About Dr. Evans


Therman E. Evans, MD,PhD - Pastor, Physician, ProfessorAs a physician, Dr. Therman E. Evans has an extensive and impressive background that has contributed and led him to his current leadership position.

He is the founder and CEO of Whole Life Associates, a graduate of Howard University undergraduate (BS) and medical school (M.D.), the former Vice President and Corporate Medical Director of Cigna Insurance and Healthcare Corporation, as well as the National Health Director and Washington Bureau Chief for Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Operation Push. Additionally, he studied and achieved his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in theology from the United Christian College of New York.

Dr. Evans has published over 30 articles in various health journals and newspapers, including the Journal of the American Medical Association, The New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of National Medicine Association, The Los Angeles Times, Health Quest, Ebony Magazine, Washington Post and Black Collegian Magazine. For 10 years he hosted a 2-hour radio show called “Lifeline” on WHAT 1340 AM in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Evans was appointed in 1998 and formally installed as Pastor of Morning Star Community Christian Center (MSCCC ) on July 25, 1999. As the Senior Pastor, he has brought the message of “wholeness” in mind, body, and spirit to the dynamic and growing membership and ministries of the Morning Star congregation. Likewise, he has established healing through outreach services that positively increase self-reliance, health and well being to an economically and socially depressed community.

Therman E. Evans, MD,PhD - Pastor, Physician, Professor

Dr. Evans is the author of four books, a series of “Prescriptions” to maximize one’s life utilizing an approach that includes the “whole” human being, spirit, mind and body.

  1. “What are the Leading Causes of Life?: A Prescription for Living at your Highest and Best”
  2. “How to Keep People from Getting on your Last Nerve: A Prescription for Managing Stress”
  3. “What in Hell do you Want?: A Prescription for the Spiritual strength to live Heaven on Earth”
  4. “From Purpose to Promise Driven Life: A Prescription for Making the Difference you were born to Make”
  5. “YOU are Made in the Image and Likeness of God”a audio 4-CD Message Series

His messages of spiritual, mental and physical health, healing and wholeness are delivered to people throughout the world.