Reverend Jack A. Crane is a licensed and ordained minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ. He is the Pastor of the Truevine Missionary Baptist Church of Fort Worth, Inc. located in Southeast Fort Worth, Texas at 3732 Miller Avenue. He is the Founder of Emanuel Ministries, an Inner-City Ministry reaching out to men who have been in the legal system and in need of mentoring. He is Co-Chairman of the Pastoral Council for JPS Health Network, and the lead Pastor for the Tarrant Net Southeast Ministers, who are making a difference in the improvement of the Southeast Community. He serves on the Board of Directors for Cornerstone Assistance Network and a board member for Welcome Back Tarrant County He is also active member with NAACP Fort Worth.
Pastor Crane’s leadership has reached far beyond the DFW area; as he has served as an advisor on the Pastoral Committee Team of the Unity Missionary Baptist Church 3-and-1 Annual Celebration in El Paso, Texas. Pastor Crane attended Arlington Baptist College in pursuit of a degree in pastoral care. He has received extensive training in evangelism with a certificate of completion in Masterlife I & II and Roman Roads Evangelism. He has been the keynote speaker for several men’s conference and chapel services.
Pastor Crane serves as a mentor for the FWISD and YMCA Afterschool Program. He is a life coach/mentor for men throughout the community. He currently develop men through the Gideon Army which is a weekly men’s teaching and fellowship open to men throughout the metroplex. He has a passion for lost souls and strong families with Godly men leading them. He believes and models five-pillars that support the growth and development of the church (1) Prayer, (2) Evangelism, (3) Praise/Worship, (4) Christian Education, and (5) Fellowship. His mission and the mission of the Truevine church, is reaching out and transforming the community into the church, teaching and impacting the lives of every believer to make disciples, preaching to empower lives, helping to overcome adversity and live victorious in the Lord.
Pastor Crane has been married to Regenia Crane for 31 years and they have one son, Jacob, daughter in-law, Danielle and a God-daughter, Taylor Ford.