Pastor Jeff Cranston is a graduate of Columbia International University (B.S.) and Moody Theological Seminary (M.A.). He has served in leadership positions in churches and para-church organizations for over 30 years. His humorous and honest style has made him a popular speaker for conferences, seminars, and churches.


Pastor Jeff is passionate about the areas of leadership equipping, reaching people for Christ, Christian growth and discipleship, and biblical teaching that is contextual and readily applicable.

Pastor Jeff is a published author of “What Christians Need to Know About Islam” [2005], and “Happily Ever After: Studies in the Beatitudes” [2010]. He loves being a father of three daughters, Tiffany, Lauren, and Emily and a grandfather to Callie, Cade, Colton, and Charley. He enjoys reading three to four books a month and traveling. Jeff has been married to his college sweetheart, Darlene, for over 35 years.

Since 1999, Jeff Cranston has served as the Lead Pastor of LowCountry Community Church, an innovative faith community in Bluffton, South Carolina. Today more than 2,500 people call LCC their spiritual home each week. LCC was named by Outreach Magazine in 2013 and 2014, as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Churches in America.