Noted as a community leader, Rev. Alphonso J. Jackson, Jr., is the vice president of the Collective Empowerment Group of South Florida Inc., an active member of the Seaboard Missionary Baptist Association, Inc., Baptist Ministers’ Council of Greater Miami and Vicinity, Inc., the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), National Action Network (NAN), an Executive Board Member of the Council of Timothy Initiative, a past member of the Executive Advisory Council of the Richmond Heights Resource Center, Inc., and a former Chaplain in the First Priority of South Florida.
One of Pastor Jackson’s greatest honors is being favorably married to the beautiful Dr. Jamila F. R. Jackson. Together, they're blessed to have two wonderful daughters, Angelina J. Jackson and Allyson J. Jackson. As a family, their mission is to transform a culture of people who authentically love their Creator and His creations through Jesus Christ.
Pastor Alphonso J. Jackson, Jr. is the Senior Pastor of the Greater New Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church. A native of Coconut Grove, Florida, Pastor Alphonso J. Jackson, Jr. was born to the Rev. & Mrs. Alphonso Jackson, Sr. At the age of 18, he was called to the ministry and preached his initial sermon at the Second Baptist Church in Richmond Heights, FL under the leadership of his father. While at Second Baptist, he served as Youth Pastor and Assistant to the Senior Pastor for a number of years. As a third generation pastor, Rev. Jackson’s uncompromising and bold teaching of God’s Word has made an impact in the lives of many people in the Miami area.
Pastor Jackson matriculated through the Miami-Dade County public school system, where he received dual diplomas from Coral Reef Senior High School. Rev. Jackson continued his studies at the Bethune-Cookman University majoring in Religion & Philosophy and at Liberty University. Pastor Jackson furthered his training through programs such as the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative and others.
Pastor Jackson serves as the proud Senior Pastor of the Greater New Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Miami, FL; a growing bible-centered church committed to spreading the L.O.V.E. of Jesus Christ through leadership, outreach, values, and excellence throughout the Miami area.