Christ Central is very active in outreach ministry to the community, the nation and around the world. The people of Christ Central are extremely warm, friendly and ministry minded. Every year there is operation back pack in which over 500 children are given free haircuts, physicals and school supplies to prepare them for the new school year. C.C also has sports programs, after school and tutoring programs. C.C. has created a community garden to feed the hungry, planted 7 daughter churches in the U.S., birthed a 71 bed assisted living facility for the elderly which employees over 50 people, built and support 3 children’s homes with 150 children and much, much more.
The Christ Central family is truly a body of believers who are advancing the Kingdom of God by manifesting Christ’s love to this generation.
Central was founded in Lake City Florida in March of 1998. The founding Lead Pastors are Lonnie and Tammie Johns. Christ Central is a non-denominational interdependent ministry that exists for the purpose of Reaching, Teaching and Releasing people for Christ. The church began from very humble beginnings, meeting on Sunday afternoons in other church buildings and then at Richardson Middle School for a period of time. On New Years eve 1999/2000 Christ Central had their first service in the new 20,000 square ft. ministry facility located on 12 beautiful acres. Since that time God has blessed the ministry with a total of 50 acres and 60,000 square ft. of ministry space. The church has grown to 960 members and a weekend attendance of over 1000.