Pastor Brenda Wood

International Prayer Network Coordinator and Southwest Regional Director

Brenda Wood is the lead pastor of Word of Life Ministries International Riverside, CA.  For over 20 years Brenda has dedicated her life to serving God and the community.  Brenda graduated from Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena CA with MA in Marriage and Family Therapy and MA in Theology. She is a marriage and family therapist for The Relationship Warehouse in Riverside, CA. Brenda is the Riverside Area Director for International Convention of Faith Ministries and organizes the National Day of Prayer event in Riverside, CA for city leaders.  Brenda has served as a member of the Board of Directors for Path of Life Ministries non-profit service agency committed to serving the greater Riverside homeless, challenged youth and family population with the goal to rescue, restore and rebuild lives in the community as well as Health to Hope, a non-profit that provides healthcare to low-income and homeless population.  She oversees over 150 Word of Life churches in Africa and Asia and encourages all believers to stand in faith knowing that God will bring to pass what He has promised.  She is married to Ross, a Chaplain in the US Army Reserves, for 38 years and have two children and five grandchildren. For additional information, you may visit: