Pastor Ronald Jackson, Sr., is a charter member of East Bay Bible Church (EBBC), Oakland, CA, and one of the Pastors. As Pastor, he has been charged with shepherding the people to live purpose-driven lives, as demonstrated through worship, fellowship, discipleship, ministry, and evangelism.
He was born and raised in Oakland, California. Under the guidance of his parents, Pastor Ron was introduced to God at an early age. As he grew in faith, his commitment to Christ was further manifested by his participation in Sunday School and weekday Bible studies.
As a charter member of East Bay Bible Church, he has spent the past 25+ years under the leadership of his teacher and mentor, Dr. M.D. Reedus, Pastor Emeritus. Under Dr. Reedus’ tutelage, Pastor Ron attended Bay Cities Bible Institute (Oakland, CA) where he learned to sharpen his understanding and practical application of God’s Word. During this time, he was blessed to be personally taught by Dr. Reedus.
In 2012, Pastor Ron accepted the call to preach the Gospel of Christ. He has more than two decades of experience teaching Sunday School classes, week-day Bible studies, and leading several ministries; including, Men’s Ministry, Deacon’s Ministry, and the Married Couples Ministry. He is also a faithful member of the EBBC’s Men’s Chorus bringing in the baritone.
For the past 40 years, Pastor Ron has been happily married to his lovely wife, Jann Jackson. They are the blessed parents of three children: Kasha (Anthony), Ronald II (April), and Brigée. Pastor Ron and his wife are also the blessed grandparents of four grandchildren, Ambrey (Kasha & Anthony); Myles, Noelle & Naomi (Ronald II & April).
Email Pastor Ron at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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“Fun Facts about Pastor Ron”:
Hobbies: Family Gatherings! I enjoy watching the love and joyfulness my family shows to one another and seeing how each generation of our family loves to be around one another. When we get together; we get together!
Favorite Food: Fish & Chips
Favorite Bible verse/ “Go-to” Scripture: 8th Chapter of Romans. Because of Christ, God no longer condemns me; there is nothing (not even me) that can separate me from the Love of God!
If you could leave a message for the church body, what would it be? Never give up on God! He has and shall never give up on you!
One hope for EBBC: See Above!