Lesson 1, Topic 1
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Instructor Info


Pastor Carl Brannan 



  • Children’s Ministries Institute┬«Graduate (Spring 2019)
  • Doctor of Ministry, Reformed Theological Seminary, 1992
  • Master of Divinity, Reformed Theological Seminary, 1982
  • Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1978

Carl began serving full time with Child Evangelism Fellowship┬« on June 1, 2019, with the Greater Jackson area chapter in Mississippi. He is also a teacher-trainer for CEF Mississippi. Carl and his wife Beth have been married for nearly 38 years and are blessed with 4 adult children, 2 super sons-in-law, and 2 wonderful grandchildren. After 36 years of pastoral ministry in 4 pastorates in Mississippi, North Carolina, and Florida, they moved back to their hometown of Jackson, MS, in June 2018. 

Contact Information:

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Phone: 352-817-3158
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Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Central Time

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