Loran Photo Loran Livingston, Sr. Pastor of Central Church of God in Charlotte, NC, has taken the Central Church from 22 members to its present membership of more than 8,000. After graduating from Lee University in 1977, Dr. Livingston assumed his pastorate at Central Church and has worked there since to assure the church's success. He is also a speaker for "Forward in Faith" radio ministry. He has spoken at camp meetings, prayer conferences and previous convocation services at Lee University.
Dr. Livingston served on the Church of God Executive Council and on the Board of Media Ministries. Prior to serving as pastor of Central Church, he served as the state evangelist in Southern Ohio as well as onthe State Youth and Christian Education Board in Ohio for the Church of God denomination.