Bishop Robert (Bob) L. Jackson is the Senior Pastor of Acts Full Gospel Church of God in Christ, 1034 - 66th Ave. Oakland, CA. He was born in Berkeley, California in 1945. He attended Oakland public schools and graduated from Castlemont High School in 1963. 

In 1970, Bishop Jackson received an Associate of Arts Degree from Merritt College; a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from California State University, Hayward in 1973; and a Master’s Degree in Theology from the International Seminary in Plymouth, Florida. 

Bishop Jackson founded Acts Full Gospel Church of God in Christ in Oakland, California with only 13 members. The church has grown to over 7,500 members and over 30 active ministries. 

Bishop Jackson has successfully founded many entities including: Acts Christian Academy, the Men of Valor Academy, Acts Anointed Acres, the Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce (OAACC), House of Ruth, Souls Restaurant, Acts Community Development and Charlene’s Community Closet Thrift Store. He is the founder and President Emeritus of the Pastors of Oakland Association.

Bishop Bob Jackson is happily married to Lady Barbara Ann Jackson. Together they share seven children and eighteen loving grandchildren.