Nena Johnson was born and raised in Los Angeles California and came to know the Lord at the early age of 14 under the leadership of the late Dr. Melvin W. Johnson Sr. at The Church of the Living God PGT. She worked in several areas of ministry for many years within the church and soon became the Executive Administrative Secretary as well as the Women’s Ministry coordinator.
In 1989 she married the love of her life the now, Pastor Melvin W. Johnson II and when he was called to Pastor in 2000, she continued to dedicate her gifts unto the Lord as she worked in all areas of ministry in the capacity of development and in the area of administrative coordination.
In 2004, the Lord declared a higher calling over her life and she was licensed and ordained a minister of the gospel under the leadership of Bishop Wilford & Dr. Shirley Ann Raiford of the Heart Action Association of Churches.
She is a powerful woman of God who has been anointed to teach the gospel with great power and authority. She strives to empower women of all ages to “Reach Into Their Destiny” and to know that it’s great to believe in the God in others but what about the “God in You”. Her ultimate goal in life is to encourage women to walk in their divine purpose as they develop a more intimate relationship with Christ.
She is the First Lady of God’s Temple of Praise Community Church in Katy, TX where she sits alongside her husband Pastor Melvin W. Johnson II and stands as the Executive Pastor. She is the director of the Women of Purpose Ministries and the founder of the Women at the Feet of Jesus Annual Conference. She also stands as the host of the Women of Purpose Annual Living Room Intimacy Retreat.
She has been married to the love of her life, her confidant and her best friend, Pastor Melvin W. Johnson II for over 24 years and they have 5 beautiful children together and 1 grand child.