First Lady Angela R. Brady, one of four children born to Senior District Elder Jesse L. and Frazzie Watts. Angela was saved at an early age at the Grace Apostolic Church in Indianapolis, Indiana under the pastorate of the late Bishop Morris E. Golder. At the age of 12 years old, she moved with her family to Saint Charles, Missouri, where her father established Grace Gospel Temple Church. She served in the music ministry, youth ministry, and the Sunday school. Also, as teenager she participated in the Mid-Western District young people’s department as Correspondence Secretary and a member of the Midwestern District Choir.
Lady Angela received her nursing degree in 1974. She graduated from St. Mary’s College of O’Fallon, Missouri and furthered her education at the St. Louis University. She has worked as a registered nurse at the St. Louis Children’s Hospital in the Infectious Disease Unit and as a operating room nurse at the Chicago Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. After her marriage to A. Glenn Brady in 1982 she moved to Youngstown, Ohio, where she worked as an operating room nurse with the St Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center. She was employed there for 28 years before relocating to Kansas. In the midst of her full time employment, she has worked part-time as a Data Collector for the Illinois State Pediatric Department and as a school nurse. She continues to practice operating room nursing at the South Kansas City Surgicenter, Overland Park as a per diem employee.
Lady Angela served with her husband in Youngstown, Ohio at the Mt. Calvary Pentecostal Church under the pastorate of Bishop Norman L. Wagner. She was appointed as the Director of Altar Evangelism and served in the women’s ministry as the coordinator of the “Women After God’s Own Heart Conferences.”
Serving with her husband, Bishop A. Glenn Brady, they accepted the Divine Call as he became Pastor of the New Bethel Church, Kansas City, Kansas in June of 2009. Lady Angela came in to the church working and was instrumental in the further development of many ministries, including the Women’s and Altar Evangelism’s ministries. She is loved and adored by all in her role as the First Lady of New Bethel Church; and many even became members of the church through observing her sincere and dedicated work in the ministry.
Lady Angela has worked alongside her husband with Gosplode Ministries International, a leadership
and teaching organization that has impacted people around the world, frequently traveling with him nationally and internationally. Enjoying cooking, as well as international travel, Angela has devoted herself to her God-given family. She and Bishop Brady are the proud parents of two wonderful lovely daughters, Amaris Jené & Alexis Gian. Angela loves the Lord and works with joy in nurturing and encouraging people to become the totality of the Dream of God.