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 Nazereth Baptist Church. In 1992, he served as Interim Pastor of Jerusalem Baptist Church in Hopkins, South Carolina. He has also served as an Associated Minister at First Nazareth Baptist Church in Columbia, South Carolina. He later served as an Associated Minister at First Nazareth Baptist Church. In late June, pastor Jackson will be celebrating his 6th year with us as Pastor of Goodwill Baptist Church.