Tondala Hayward is a licensed Local Pastor and Licensed K-6 school teacher. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Education with a sociology minor from the University of Memphis, a Master of Arts in Elementary Education from the University of Phoenix, and a Master of Divinity from Memphis Theological Seminary. Leading and participating in ministries within the churches and communities, along with, working in the public school system and private sector, has afforded her with many opportunities to express the love of Christ. Tondala likes to garden, decorate, read, and watch Law and Order.
She is married to Alan Hayward. They have two sons, one daughter, and two grandchildren. Justin and Jeremy are majoring in the field of engineering. Alan, Justin, and Jeremy’s hobbies are fishing, hunting, and watching sports. Their daughter Chasity loves to shop and spend quality time with her daughters. She is married to Mario Smith. They have two daughters, Aaliyah and Kyla. Both girls love to sing and dance.
Her favorite scripture is:
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding in all your ways submit to him,
and he will make your paths straight." Proverbs 3:5-6
Her spiritual animal is an eagle.
"But those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint." Isaiah 40:31
The scripture and spirit animal reminds her that all things are possible, when you trust God, believe in Jesus, and follow the Holy Spirit.