Pastor Janice Cranford has been in ministry for over 20 years and has served in several areas of ministry with focus on deliverance, restoration and kingdom principles. She is a Kingdom minded speaker who carries a mandate to empower the body of Christ to reach their full potential and destiny. She serves with a personal commitment to touch and change lives of both believers and non-believers.
Originally from Southfield, Michigan she served as the State Evangelism Director and State Evangelist for the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World. She was known for holding street meetings all over the state of Michigan with the mind of bringing the Church of God to the people, instead of waiting for the people to come to the church.
Pastor Cranford also served as co-director for several years of a thriving drug ministry called “Overcomers for Christ.” The ministry through counsel, biblical teaching, prayer and workshops successfully converted hundreds of former drug addicted recipients to born again believers.
Currently, Pastor Janice and her husband Pastor Mallory reside in Richmond, Texas where they serve as campus Co-Pastors of Embassy Covenant Church – Houston, under the Apostolic Covering and leadership of Bishop Hugh D. Smith, Jr.
Pastor Janice attended Michigan State University and is also an Alumni of Central Bible College where she majored in Theology. She and Pastor Mallory together have been blessed with 5 awesome daughters and 1 remarkable son.