Dr. Edward O. Jackson, Sr. has been in the ministry over thirty-eight years and has been the featured speaker in many revivals, pastor’s conferences, workshops and many teaching and preaching circles. Pastor Jackson has been pastor of Greater New Antioch Baptist Church for the past thirty years. This is his first and only pastorate. Many ministries and much church growth have occurred during this time.

Pastor Jackson is a product of the Birmingham City Schools as a graduate of George Washington Carver High School, Miles College, Samford University, the International Bible College, Inc., American Institute of Bankers, Stephen Olford Preaching Institute, and the Center for Expository Preaching.

Pastor Jackson has served in countless denominational positions, he has served as an instructor at the Easonian-Baptist Bible College, he serves as Chairman of the Trustee Board BEBBC, he serves as a board member for many organizations, and he has also served as the treasurer/manager for the BBM Federal Credit Union. Dr. Jackson is President of the Birmingham Baptist Ministers Conference as well as a featured teacher. He is a much sought after preacher/teacher.

Pastor Jackson has been married to the former Marilyn Woods for thirty-five years and has been blessed with two children, one grandson, and one granddaughter.