Pastor Wanda D. Kidd is the wife of Randall L. Kidd, Sr., Senior Pastor of Abundant Life in Christ Worship Center, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, where she works in joint ministry together with him. She is the mother of two sons. She is a woman who chases after the heart of God and is a true worshipper. As a Pastor, Wanda is involved in various areas of outreach. She is an Author, Seminarian, Conference Speaker, Workshop Facilitator, and Intercessor. Pastor Wanda has also served in a gamut roles and other positions, which are too numerous to name.
Her initial call commissioned her to focus on women and youth/teen issues. Her love for youth has also afforded her the opportunity to participate with Corporate Mentoring Programs for Teens. Additionally, she has organized Youth Leagues/Ministries and contributes ongoing to various charitable organizations for both Women & Teen Support. She served as Coordinator of the “We Care Support League,” which supported the children of single parents. She also ministers to battered and abused women, including Ministry wives. The Lord has also expanded her ministry in recent years and has opened doors allowing her to minister to a culmination of people from a spectrum of venues.
Wanda founded Vision Ministries Outreach, New Jersey, replaced with newly formed Empowered for Life Ministries, PA, a non-denominational Outreach foundationally based on the Biblical principles for practical living and success. The focus of this Outreach is on targeting the “whole-man”, spirit, soul, and body. She teaches women how to live above and beyond life’s challenges and not just survive. She continues to work diligently to uncover and expose darkness, build lives, and to present alternatives to wholeness and success. Additionally, she studied at the Institute of Biblical Technology in Newark, New Jersey, The Philadelphia College of Bible, New Jersey, and ORU. Her secular training stems from Penn State University, in Pennsylvania, where she studies Business Management and Psychology.
Pastor Wanda is the author of her first release, “When It Hurts So Bad, It Must Be Good!” and her second release, “Out of My Ashes, I Will Rise!” which has been honored with dual Author Awards. Through her writings, individuals have received healing, deliverance, transformation & wholeness. She was also an invited guest on TBN (Trinity Broadcast Network), along with her husband for her first book, spreading the gospel and healing power of Jesus Christ. As a recipient of the 1999 “Our Women of Influence” Award, she continues to partner with other ministries in their vision for the Kingdom.