Al Jackson was installed as the minister of Northside Church of Christ on Sunday, May 25, 2014. Al Jackson was the minister of the 10th Avenue Church of Christ in Gainesville, for over 11 years. He is now very excited to be working side by side with his mentor, Bro. McClendon. 

Al has been married for 16 years to his wonderful wife Anisha. They have two children Jalyn (13 years old) and A.J (10 years old). He earned his B.A Degree from the University of Florida in 1998.  


Al was a member of the Nationally Renowned Florida Gator Football Team where he received two SEC Championship rings in 1994 & 1995. Al has decided to use the lessons learned from his experiences as a world class athlete and as the father of an amazing adolescent son who has autism to help empower the lives of others through his ministry, his writing, and his presentations.   
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Author of Stressformers

Al lives by the principles he teaches and every stress management lesson he presents has been used in his own life to produce powerful results. His speaking style is results oriented and includes statistics, personal anecdotes, metaphors, and jokes that are loaded with cutting edge content.   

​His Stress Management Workshop entitled Superior Strategies to Relieve Stress Now, has been presented to churches, civic groups, entrepreneurs, Doctors, and other medical professionals throughout the Southeast. Bro. Jackson also authored the book, “Stressformers: 101 Instant Stress Relief Strategies.” He lives by the motto, “If God brought you to it he can take you through it!"

Bro. & Sis. Al Jackson