BISHOP WAYNE T. & DR. BEVERLY Y. JACKSON
a living legacy
Bishop Wayne T. Jackson a trailblazer and entrepreneur. He made history by launching The Impact Television Network, the world’s largest African-American owned and operated Christian tv network alongside his wife Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson. With distribution into over 75 million homes across the globe; Bishop Jackson has been instrumental in spreading the Gospel from coast to coast including the Bahamian Islands, The Virgin Islands and various regions in Africa.
Not only is Bishop Jackson a broadcasting pioneer, but he and his wife have cared for the flock that God has entrusted to them for the past 30 years as Senior pastors of Great Faith Ministries International in Detroit, Michigan. By teaching the Word of God and developing disciples of Jesus Christ. Bishop Jackson has been a strong advocate for those who cannot help themselves. He has fed, clothed and housed the poor and has even taken individuals off of the streets into his own home and helped them get their lives back on track and become productive members of society.
Bishop Wayne T. and Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson’s charitable works also extend internationally. They have worked alongside of Winnie Mandela and have traveled abroad to ailing countries in Africa taking the Gospel of Jesus Christ along with much needed medical supplies, food, computers and books.
Domestically, they have helped those in need. When disaster struck and ravaged New Orleans during hurricane Katrina, they took trained ministers and supplies to the distressed region and brought busloads of families back to Detroit. There they gave proper care and essentials to help those affected by the storm restart their lives.
Bishop Jackson has a heart for those who are sick, shut-in, incarcerated, senior citizens and youth. His mission is to bring the demonstration of love and the miracle working power of Christ to those he encounters. Prophetically, Bishop Jackson has accurately spoken into the lives of thousands including celebrities, key political figures, business magnates and leaders of industry.
He and his wife of 36 years have opened several business ventures. They are the parents of nine children, multiple grandchildren and solid pillars in their community and abroad. Bishop Wayne T. Jackson constantly affirms, “Mark” 9:23 All Things Are Possible to those who believe!”