Elder Daryl Craig



Founder & Executive Director

Creative Community Connectors Ministry

Pastor Daryl Craig Sr. is a native of Buffalo, NY and a longtime resident of Erie PA.

Pastor Craig is married to Tamika Craig and has 6 children and 7 grandchildren. Pastor Craig committed his life to Christ in 1990 and has been serving in Ministry since 2000. Pastor Craig joined the Back to Basic Ministries of Buffalo, NY where he was mentored in Outreach Ministry under the guidance of Pastors Anthony Brown and James Giles. Pastor Craig quickly became an asset to the efforts of the community based non-violence movement promoted by the Back to Basics Ministry. In 2004 Pastor Craig was redirected back to Erie, PA where he became a member of Abundant Life Ministries under the Leadership of the Late Pastor Robert L. Gaines Sr. Pastor Daryl became an avid student and mentee of Ministerial sessions with Pastor Gaines and was later licensed and ordained as a Minister of the Gospel. Pastor Craig currently serves as Founder & Executive Director of Creative Community Connectors Ministry. C.C.C. Ministry offers a variety of services to the Erie Community, which includes, but is not limited to The Bluecoats Youth Non- Violence Initiative, Flipside Gun Violence Program, Community Safety Services, Reentry Mentoring Program, and Youth Court Advocacy.