Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher, was born in Atlanta, Ga. in 1974 at Grady Memorial Hospital. He graduated from Ronald E. McNair Sr. High School in 1993, and attended Purdue University Global. There, he consistently made the Dean’s List as well as being inducted into The National Society of Collegiate Scholars for commitment to Scholarship, Leadership, and Service. While pursuing his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher, as he is affectionately called, was raised from birth to be a child of God and attended the Move of God Church in Atlanta, Ga., pastored by the late Edward Harris and late Mrs. Francis Harris. He was baptized at the age of 6. At the age of 9, he received his first bible from his mother, and would relentlessly read the bible from beginning to end on more than one occasion. He then knew that he loved the Lord and wanted to please Him.
Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher gave his life to Christ at the age of 12. At the age of 16, and he would preach his first sermon in Jasper, Alabama under the tutelage of Prophet Kevin McDaniel. However, he is not one to hide his sins or faults. He backslid and found himself out in the world in a life of sin which involved everything from dealing drugs, jail, and becoming an alcoholic. Therefore, he preaches not from a place of judgment nor self-perfection, but of experience. He often ran from his calling from God. Literally running out of the back doors of churches to avoid preaching. However, all glory be to God! By the grace and mercy of God, he found his way back to a place of repentance and salvation at the age of 23. Being chosen of God, he would begin to minister again in many cities all around the United States. He would go on to attend Rainbow International Seminary in Atlanta, Ga; where he first received his ministerial license and later his Pastoral license. He’s also recognized as, and is ordained by the U.S government as a Pastor. Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher also has been chosen of God, and giving 3 gifts of The Spirit. Other than working with the spiritual gift of a pastor, he has been ordained a Teacher (Biblically) by Dr. Valencia Culpepper-Harris. He also has been chosen and ordained of God as a Prophet; also, ordained by the elders who poured The True Gospel into him as a child. Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher operates in all 3 gifts as Teacher, Prophet, and Pastor as The Holy Spirit gives him the direction to do so. Those who know him, know he takes being chosen of God, as first priority in his life. Practicing humility at all times, upstanding that God gets all the glory! He fully understands that he’s a servant. He’s currently pursuing his Doctorate Degree in Theology.
On September 2, 2012, God would unite Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher with First Lady Ana, a native of Chicago, IL. Their union has brought together a family of 7 children and 6 grandchildren. Whom Prophet and First Lady Jackson are extremely proud of. Being led of God, they would start Divine Bread of Life Ministries Inc; in November 2012, where Prophet C.D is currently Senior Pastor, and First Lady Ana serves as Co-Pastor. The bible says, “Despise not small beginnings”. They started the ministry in their own home and later moved to E.C. West Elementary located in Fairburn, GA.
Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher has a vast musical background and can play violin, viola, cello, bass, bass guitar, and drums. He utilized his talents as a member of the DeKalb Youth Pops Orchestra in Decatur, Ga. Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher also traveled as a musician and background singer with The Mighty Sons of Zion, a quartet group.
Pastor C.D. Jackson Sr, aka The Kingdom Preacher is a full gospel minister, believing in total deliverance in every aspect of our lives, through the blood of Jesus Christ. He doesn’t shy away from his Biblical beliefs. He believes that The Word of God and Jesus is the only way to true salvation and eternal life. He believes in operating by way of The Holy Ghost, to heal, deliver, and set free. Those who stand in need spiritually, mentally, emotionally, physically, and financially. For all who seek God's divine help. His faith in Christ is from firsthand experience, and he believes that all things are possible through Christ Jesus. He is one that will follow as God leads.
His favorite scripture is Isaiah 53:5 “But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon Him, and with His stripes we are healed.