For almost 40 years, John has served in a variety of leadership roles, including as a staff member, senior pastor of a historic church, denominational leader, church planter and founding pastor of a mega church, senior leader in a mega church movement, and President of one of the fastest growing colleges in the country. John speaks and consults in church, business, educational, and political settings across the nation and writes on leadership, spiritual life, and cultural transformation. John has a broad network and can obtain referrals from across multiple platforms and streams.
Dr. Jackson is an apostolic and John 17 leader in the Body of Christ. Dr. Jackson is a strategic, analytical, catalytic leader and an effective communicator. Since being at William Jessup University since 2011, the University has tripled in size and has received multiple national recognitions. John previously served as a senior leader at Bayside Church, helping launch a multi-site movement and Thriving Churches International, a national ministry serving church leaders. John and his family established LifePoint Church (formerly Carson Valley Christian Center) in Northern NV in 1997 with a public launch in 1998. The church became the largest church within 40 miles, reaching 5% of the surrounding population on key weekends, and seeing over 1,000 baptisms in twelve years. Previously, John served in senior leadership roles in Transformation Ministries (formerly ABCPSW), Oxnard First Baptist Church and First Baptist Church of Buena Park.
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