Faculty

Bill Jackson, D. Miss.

Adjunct Professor, Pacific Christian College of Ministry & Biblical Studies

Phone: 858-9223-2602
Email: bjackson@hiu.edu

EDUCATION:

  • D. Missiology, Fuller Theological Seminary
  • M.A., Master of Divinity, New Testament, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • B. A., Literature, Wheaton College

CREDENTIALS/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Ordained pastor and church planter with The Vineyard since 1985

CAREER HISTORY:

  • Welcome/Training Pastor: Inland Vineyard, 2005-present
  • Academic Dean and Professor: St. Stephen’s University’s Corona Campus, 2005-2009
  • Founder and President: Radical Middle Ministries, 2004 - Present
  • Planter and Pastor: Black Mountain (San Diego) Vineyard, 1997-2005
  • Training Pastor: Champaign (Illinois) Vineyard, 1994-1997
    • Carpenter, 1992-1993
  • Planter and Pastor: Indianapolis (Indiana) Vineyard, 1985-1992
  • Director of the Year of the Bible: William Carey University, 1983-1985

COURSES:

  • Hermeneutics
  • The Metanarrative of Scripture
  • Life of Jesus
  • Church History
  • Healing
  • Church Health

KEY AWARDS/AFFILIATIONS:

  • Theology Award, Fuller Theological Seminary (Summa cum Laude)
  • Byington Fellow, Gordon-Conwell Seminary (Magna cum Laude)

ACADEMIC INTERESTS:

  • The Metanarrative of Scripture
  • Gospel Studies
  •  Acts
  • Apocalyptic literature

PUBLICATIONS:

  • “de?, de, demiourgos, demos, diabolos,The Complete Biblical Library, Springfield, MO: Gospel Publishing House, 1986-1994.
  • “The Triumph of a Quitter: A Study on John Mark,” World Christian Magazine (Vol. 3, No. 3, 1984).
  • “Waging War,” World Christian Magazine (Vol. 4, No. 1, 1985).
  • “What in the World is Happening to Us?” Patrick Dixon. Signs of Revival. 2nd Rev. ed. Eastbourne, UK: Kingsway, 1994.
  • The Quest for the Radical Middle: A History of the Vineyard. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard International Press, 1999.
  • The Prophets. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard Bible Institute, 2003.
  • The Pentateuch. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard Bible Institute, 2005.
  • The Historical Books. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard Bible Institute, 2005.
  • Introduction to the Gospels. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard Bible Institute, 2005.
  • The Life of Jesus. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard Bible Institute, 2005.
  • The Bigger Story of God. Cape Town, SA: Vineyard Bible Institute, 2005.
  • The History of the Vineyard,” Church, Identity, and Change. David Roozen, ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2005.
  • Hermeneutics. Corona, CA: Radical Middle Ministries, 2008.
  • Basic Pastoral Positions. Corona, CA: Radical Middle Ministries, 2008
  • Church History. Corona, CA: Radical Middle Ministries, 2008
  • “Enacted, Inaugurated Eschatology: Historical Antecedents,” Corona, CA: Radical Middle Ministries, 2008 (a paper delivered at the Living Theology Conference, Inland Vineyard, Corona, CA).
  • NothinsGonnaStopIt! The Storyline of the Bible. Carol Stream, IL: Livingstone Corp, 2009.
  • “Agnus Victor in Luke-Acts,” Corona, CA: Radical Middle Ministries, 2011 (a paper delivered at the Society of Vineyard Scholars, Portland, OR).
  • Barriers and Breakthroughs in Acts and Selected Vineyard Churches: Exploring the Use of Conflict Criticism in Biblical Interpretation. Pasadena, CA: Fuller Theological Seminary, 2011.
  • Acts. Corona, CA: Radical Middle Ministries, 2011.
  • “The Old Testament Basis for World Missions” and “The New Testament Basis for World Missions,” An Introduction to Missiology.Bob Baynard, ed. Mechanicsburg, PA: Just One Touch/Global Awakenings, (publication pending).
  • “The Story of the Bible,” with Luc Jackson, Cutting Edge, Vineyard Resources: Duluth, MN, Fall 2011.

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS:

Bill has been traveling throughout the United States and around the world for over twenty years teaching seminars and speaking at conferences teaching such subjects as:

  • NothinsGonnaStopIt! The Storyline of the Bible
  • Learning to Minister Like Jesus
  • The Gifts of the Spirit
  • How to Study the Bible
  • Developing a Secret History with God
  • Deep Healing
  • Vineyard History
  • Knowing the Will of God
  • Church-based Evangelism
  • Empowered Evangelicalism

HOBBIES/INTERESTS:
 
All things family, reading, reading, reading, Scuba Diving, and All things Netflix’s.

PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT:

    My mission is to train and release workers and leaders into a global harvest by modeling and imparting a passion for the glory of God as revealed in the storyline of the Bible and experienced as we hold the radical middle between Word and Spirit and Power and Pain.

RECOMMENDED LINKS:

  • www.radicalmiddle.net
  • www.nothinsgonnastopit.com
  • www.gocomics.com

 

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