Since early childhood, Lady Brooks has had a unique walk and experience with God. She has grown to love Him with her whole body, soul, and spirit. Having been healed by God at an early age of a brain tumor, Lady Brooks believes in the miraculous power of God.
For the past 37 years, Lady Brooks has ministered to numerous adults and young people through teaching, leading people to Christ, and counseling with her husband who is the Pastor Emeritus of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Lady Brooks’ desire to see men and women prosper in their spiritual growth led her to teach, inspire, uplift and encourage others through several Bible studies. Formally, she taught Word on Wednesday Bible Study, “Sista to Sista” and continues to assist her husband as he mentor and train pastors and their wives via “The Elijah Project”. Lady Brooks is a powerful teacher who uses practical applications to encourage women, families, and the body of Christ. She and her husband also empower couples through marriage seminars and conferences. She spends many hours counseling and providing assistance to those in need in the church and community.
Lady Brooks received her Bachelor of Arts degree from North Carolina A&T State University and a Master of Religious Arts in Christian Psychology from Jacksonville Theological Seminary. She has attended numerous seminars and conferences, which has aided in her personal spiritual growth and is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC). Prior to retirement, she served as Director of Encouragement at Mount Zion Baptist Church where she had oversight for eighteen (18) ministries including Senior Missionaries, Helping Hands (emergency assistance) Daughters of Destiny, Men of Valor, Partners for Life (marriage ministry), Biblical Counseling, Couples of Hope (lay counseling ministry), Redeemed, Set Free (post-abortion ministry), CanCare (cancer support ministry), Ministry of Helps (volunteer ministry), Scouts(including boy scouts, girl scouts, cub scouts), Cell Groups, SMIRS (young boys), Pearls of Purpose (young girls).
Lady Brooks is the dedicated wife of Bishop George W. Brooks, mother of Kevin (Kim) and Keva (Calvin), and grandmother of Kaleb, Keyon, Kiandra, Jocelyn, and Gavin.
To schedule a speaking engagement or pastoral counseling contact:
Marcella McLean, Coordinator to Lady Edna G. Brooks