The Rev. Toby Larson

The Rev'd  Toby Larson


Saint James, James Island

1101 Camp Road Charleston, SC 29412


The Rev. Toby Larson was welcomed by Saint James Church, James Island, on Sunday, June 12, 2022 as their new rector. Toby most recently served as Director of Celebration International in Fredericksburg, VA. He received his B.A. from Gonzaga University and his Th.M. in Biblical Theology and M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Before his ministry at Celebration International, Toby worked in China, as a Foreign Expert in China's Ministry of Television, Radio, and Film. After his time in China, he planted two congregations in Virginia and led evangelistic missions to central and east Asia. Toby said, "'Love God, Love Life' is our family motto, and we're excited to live that out at Saint James." He and his wife Cynthia have five children the youngest of whom will live with them on James Island.