Brenda Ladun


Award Winning Journalist

Brenda Ladun has won several Associated Press Awards for Best Anchor, Best Investigative Reporter, and The coveted Edward R. Murrow Award for best Special Documentary.  This dynamo has also won National Awards from the American Cancer Society and the Susan G. Komen Foundation.  Brenda also has won several community awards for her work to help educate others about cancer, raise money to fight it, and for her work with the underpriviledged.




   The ministry of encouragement began with my cancer battle in 2001. Since then the Lord has had me on a mission of encouraging others.  I found after speaking to many groups, many people need encouragement for life's storms. The Lord calls us to be encouragers.  Join me in this mission of encouragement to not only be encouraged but to learn how to encourage others.  Find out what a blessing it can be to know you are part of God's mission to encourage others!

 Also I invite you to. Check out my new Bible Study, book and DVD just published! "Encouragement"

 I am also available to speak to your group. 


About Brenda

  A two time breast cancer survivor, mother, author and news anchor who is committed to helping find a cure for cancer.  Join Brenda in her mission to raise money to help fight cancer and educate people about the disease.  Brenda speaks to groups, to inform and inspire her audiences.  She offers tips to staying healthy and the latest news in cancer research.  Brenda's Annual Conquer Cancer Run was held at ST. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness Facility in Hoover Alabama in January of this year. This year well over 50- thousand dollars was raised to fight cancer.  Many people received low cost health screenings. Her next race is set for January 2012 to sign up early you can contact her through this website or contact [email protected]

Conquering Cancer

Check out Brenda's Blog at Look under the features tab.  It offers health information for cancer survivors as well as others.  Brenda takes you to beautiful settings to show you the joy you can find even in a cancer battle.


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Brenda's Books

Brenda has written three books to help others through their personal and cancer battles.  The books are uplifting, inspiring, helpful, funny and informative.

"Encouragement" is the latest book by Brenda.  It can be used as a 12 week Bible Study or just a good read.  There is a DVD that accompanies it.  Groups can play the segment each week before discussing the topic.

"Behind the Scenes of Breast Cancer" is a helpful guide through recovering from the aftershock of cancer.  It also deals with accepting loss as gain.  The book comes with a DVD addressing issues of recovering from breast cancer, health, wellness, nutrition and exercise.

"Getting Better Not Bitter- A Spiritual Prescription for Breast Cancer"   is Brenda's first book.  It is a must read for those first diagnosed with cancer.  It focuses on how life is a gift and to look for the humor in any situation.  It reminds us to let go and let God...

Community Service and Awards

Brenda is a five time winner of associated press awards for her tv journalism.  Brenda is married, a mother of three, and has three dogs.  She volunteers to help raise money for the American Cancer Society, Grace House Christian Home for Girls, and more.  She is committed to helping to raise money to find a cure for cancer.  Brenda has received a day named after her in Hoover Alabama for her philanthropic work.  She's also received a Governor's commendation for her service to the community.  She is the author of three books and speaks regularly to encourage others to take care of their physical and spiritual health.

   It will be a Bible study of God's word to find peace and encouragement in a turbulent world.  Register today through this website.

Life is a Gift Talk

  Brenda had many examples of how to focus on life as a gift and not a burden.  Cancer helped get her priorities in the right order.  She talks about seeing the gifts you have, and not focusing on what you don't have.  Uplifting, refreshing and joyful.


Fruit of the Spirit

A talk that helps the crowd taste and see that the Lord is good. Brenda uses crowd interaction, goodies and taste buds to illustrate the fruit of the spirit.  Love, peace , patience, kindness....

Rebuilding Your Walls

What in your life has been broken, ripped apart, shredded or crushed?  Remember Nehemiah?  He decided he would serve God and rebuild the walls.

 A look at how to begin putting the pieces back together.

Nehemiah 8:10 " The joy of the Lord is my strength.


We all need it, but more importantly we as believers are called by God to use our mouth as a tool to encourage, not tear down.   How to be an encourager and to speak life to others in need. You will be blessed.

Health and Faith

Cancer and how we are battling it.  We are closer than ever to a cure.  How faith, and trusting God can help carry you through and help you de-stress.

Serving others

From helping homeless children to raising money to fight cancer, there are plenty of things you can do to help serve God.  We take a look at how to find your gifts and talents.




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