Originally from Youngstown, OH Granchie returned there after completing his military service.  In 2000 he became the Executive Director of the Dream Center in Youngstown, Ohio.
He was a volunteer at Mount Calvary Community Church in West Branch, Ohio, and became there minister for a short while. From 2007 to 2012, Granchie was an associate pastor in charge of sports outreach at the Bridge of Hope Church in Boardman, Ohio, and also did motivational speaking.
Then  received a call to a church in Iowa and later to PA. As Pastor Granchie begins his new ministry in Cheyenne, he is eager to help Zion Congregational learn to be “Jesus with skin on” in our community.