Brenda Sawyer

Celebrity Author of Leading with Uncommon Courage

Educators are the quintessential underpinning of the world. Without their contributions to society, we would be void of any form of evolution. Amongst many, making the world a better place to learn in, Brenda Sawyer is an intricate piece of the educational structure.

Brenda Sawyer is a Best-Selling Author, educator, and CEO of GIRLS WALKING WITH INTEGRITY EMPOWERING FOR DESTINY (GWWI)®️

Having spent over 26 years as an elementary school teacher in the Philadelphia School System, Brenda has a strong reputation for bringing integrity, credibility, and professional knowledge to a myriad of educational constructs.
Her intention is clear; to remain as one known for bridging the gap of communication between the generations.

Meeting intention with undeniable action, diligence, and impartation, Brenda Sawyer has met the demands of a shifting culture, with reliability and servant leadership. GIRLS WALKING WITH INTEGRITY EMPOWERING FOR DESTINY (GWWI)®️ by which Brenda is both, Founder and CEO; is a Christian Mentoring Ministry that empowers and encourages young ladies between the ages of eight and eighteen; to make a transformation in their lives through Biblical principles and teaching. Born from within its cause; she also published Encouraging Words For The Mind, Spirit And Soul, a collection of devotions taken from GIRLS WALKING WITH INTEGRITY EMPOWERING FOR DESTINY (GWWI)®️ A book she believes triggered a spirit of exhortation within her, causing her to search out Biblical truths; using them as the foundation of her mentorship program.

No stranger to the respect for higher education, Brenda Sawyer holds two Masters Degrees in Elementary Education from Cabrini College and has since retired from an outstanding career in teaching.

One of her most memorable educational accomplishments includes teaching elementary students, Spanish for over thirteen years. When she is not out transforming lives, Brenda remains inspired by people and the acquisition of fundamental knowledge. In all that she does, Brenda is determined to remain a woman always led by God.

Brenda Sawyer. Educator. Exhorter. Servant Leader.

Brenda Sawyer
I wrote my story to encourage anyone who has ever been bullied, to know that God specifically allowed you to go through that experience, to make you the strong individual you are today. Just remember, you are an overcomer, more than a conqueror and you can do all things through Christ who strengthens you! Philippians 4:13

Being a victim of bullying made me a caring teacher

I like to say that I come from “humble beginnings,” where I grew up in the New York City housing projects and attended the New York City public school system. I was happy that I came from a “closely-knit” Christian family, where we always attended church and went everywhere together as a family. I was brought up in the Baptist church where I was taught to love God and His people.

Brenda Sawyer

Uncommon Courage Blog

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A Life Rebuilt

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“Give in to God, come to terms with him and everything will turn out just fine. Let him tell you what to do; take his words to heart. Come back to God Almighty and he’ll rebuild your life.” Job 22:23