At an early age, Pastor David Jackson accepted Christ and was baptized at First Nazareth Baptist Church. In January 1992, he announced his calling by the Spirit of the Lord to preach the Gospel. He preached his initial sermon March 22, 1992. He was then successfully catechized by the examining council of Gethsemane Association on November 29, 1993. He was ordained on January 9, 1994 at the First Nazareth Baptist Church.
In 1992, he served as Interim Pastor of Jerusalem Baptist Church in Hopkins, South Carolina. He later served as an Associate Minister at First Nazareth Baptist Church. In 2007, God led Pastor Jackson to Goodwill Baptist Church, where he and his family have served our congregation and community for more than a decade.