Gwendolyn Ballard

Gwendolyn (Gwen) Ballard is currently an Evangelist (for the last 40 years) preaching her first message at age 16. She is also Assistant to her pastor and husband Walter H Ballard at Old Landmark House of Prayer in Little Rock, AR. She has served as Worship Leader and sang in her family group, The Porter Singers for 40+ years. She serves the community by visiting incarnated men and women through the Clemmie Jones Evangelistic Outreach for 35+ years.


She is a mother of four adult children and has two grandchildren. Gwen has a witty sense of humor that her middle daughter adopted. Her daughter has framed a career as “Ms. Shirleen” on the comedy circuit, providing humor to venues, groups, and churches.


In 2019, she retired from the Little Rock School District in Little Rock, AR, after 32 years of service, including 20 years working with Special Needs students.


From her heart, she states, “My desire is to please God with my life, realizing that my life belongs to Him.” She is the long-term friend of the founder of WOE, with their relationship spans over 30 years. She counts it an honor to be a part of this group of women.