Executive Pastor

Executive Pastor


Major Functions

  • Assist Senior Pastor in Pastoral Functions of Church
  • Associate Minister
  • Provide Administrative Guidance to Church
  • Chairperson of Pastor/Church Council

Paul Gay has served the Lord and CECC for over 45 years, in nearly every capacity possible. His
passion has been to enlarge the Kingdom of God and the Body of Christ at Crane Eater. From his conversion in the ‘old rock church’ on the campus he has been active in leading our church to grow both spiritually and numerically. Pastor Paul is gifted in leadership and organizational skills and holds a BBA in Management from Kennesaw State University and has also worked for Lockheed Martin in Marietta, Georgia for 35 years.

Pastor Paul is actively involved in many ministries in the church in addition to his primary role as Executive Pastor. He is also currently the Chairman of the Pastor’s Council, Sunday School Teacher, and is on the church Building Committee. He also supports the Senior Pastor in preaching, long- range planning, and outreach to the community.

As Executive Pastor of Crane Eater Community Church, Paul Gay strives to enable Crane Eater to be prepared and organized to ensure the organic growth of the Body of Christ and the spiritual growth of every believer.