Pastor Brenda Bio

Pastor Brenda Pope Traynham
·      Co-Pastor and Co-Founder of New Horizons Christian Church; Albany, NY
·        Founder and President of:
o   Woman2Woman
o   Sufficient Grace Ministries
o   Grandmas Hands
·        Veteran of United States Army Reserves
·                    Graduate of Maria College 
·                    Graduate of Manpower Training School
·                    Attended Empire State College

Certificates of Accomplishments:
·                    Christian Ministry from Rhema Bible School
·                    Gerontology from Maria College
·                    Child Abuse and Neglect from Hudson Valley Community College
·                    Other varied forms of education
Mentor of Women Overcoming Addiction
·        Budgeting
·        Counseling
·        Nutrition 
·        Health Care
Mentor of Teen Girls
·        Self-Image
·        Decision Making
·        Preparation for College.
·        Missions and other training tools
  • The ninth sibling of twelve sisters and brothers.
  • Happily married to David F Traynham since October 27, 1984
  • Blessed mother of two daughters: Kantrell J. Wright and Tyese S. Traynham
  • Blessed Grandparent of 3 grandsons: Andre 11, Richard 9, and Romario 7
Her mantra: “The woman I was yesterday introduced me to the woman I am today, which makes me very excited about meeting the woman I will become tomorrow.