Dr.Tanda Canion

Pastor 2016 photo

Dr. Tanda Canion is an innovative creative thinker, writer, author, entrepreneur mentor, and Gods mouth piece that is preaching and bringing deliverance to the Body of Christ. As Gods anointed vessel, Dr. Canion has embraced the mission to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ without compromise to the nation and to the world.

With over 34 years of ministry Dr. Canion, is a seasoned Elder and Evangelist who is known for her transparency and candid delivery of God’s Word.  Because of her willingness to serve and to conduct ministry with passion and excellence, God has expanded her ministry in the following areas: Bible Teacher, Convention /Conference Speaker and Host, Seminar Speaker, and Guest on TBN and The Word Network.

Dr. Canion is the visionary and founder of Tanda Canion Ministries, Tanda Canion Foundation and the Tanda Canion Empowerment Convention.  Through each of these ministries lives are being changed, chains are being broken, and people of all walks of life are being empowered.

Outside of the pulpit, Dr Canion is a community leader and activist.  As an activist, she marched on the States Capitol for State House-Led Bill 116 to put prayer back into school.  Dr. Canion has partnered with the Susan B. Coleman Foundation and is using her voice to bring awareness to breast cancer and women’s self-health.  Through this partnership, she has hosted panel discussions with top physicians and surgeons on the deadly disease.

As a community leader, Dr Canion is an advocate for adult and teen literacy and partners with the Assembly of Truth Family Worship Center to provide weekly classes.  Along, with the Tanda Canion Foundation, Dr Canion has hosted back to school drives and given hundreds of book bags and school supplies. She is passionate about the homeless and under privileged.  Yearly, she launches campaigns to distribute 300-500 turkeys at Thanksgiving and toys at Christmas.

Among the many accomplishments, Dr. Canion has been selected as one of  Atlanta’s 100 top Women of Influence Award,   For her volunteer work, she has been awarded the President of the United States Volunteer Award.

In addition to raising two children India and Christian, three grandchildren, Lyric, N’Kai and Peyton, Dr. Canion graciously partners in ministry with her husband the Honorable Bishop Michael Canion.  Together they pastor The Assembly of Truth Family Worship Center.