Ed and Arlene Jennings serve as Senior Pastors of Church on the Lake, bringing with them over 25 years of experience in churches as small as 50 in attendance, and as large as 1,000. Their vast pastoral experience has also included the establishment of several Christian pre-schools and schools (K-12) in several southern states and Michigan.
Pastor Ed is a vision-minded leader with God-given skills and gifts for inspirational preaching and teaching. Both Ed and Arlene have a passion to bring healing to the hurting by helping to restore people to their rightful place in Christ. He is a relationship sensitive pastor and leader that desires to see each believer find and live in his or her God-given purpose.
Pastor Ed’s education includes a B. A. in Christian Ministry from Southern Bible College and a M. A. in Christian School Administration from Pensacola Christian University. He has also attended Trinity University and Nova University. Arlene has a B. A. in Bible/Christian Education.
The Jennings have one daughter, Andrea, who is married to Garrett Booth. Andrea and Garrett pastor at Grace Community Church in Houston, Texas. The Booths have given Ed and Arlene two wonderful grandchildren.
Pastor Ed's life-long desire is to “Know Christ and Make Him Known.”