Pastor Myra L. Jackson

Pastor Jackson is the Founding and Senior Pastor of Pilgrim Pentecostal Church of Christ (PPC) located in Decatur, GA.

At PPC, Pastor Jackson leads a ministry where souls matter, purpose can unfold, and people can be changed and empowered through Jesus Christ. She uses a candid approach to address real challenges with real answers from the Lord.


A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Pastor Jackson accepted the call to ministry in January 2002. In 2006, she was led back to her home church, Pentecostal Church of Christ for training, preparation and guidance, and on November 2, 2008, as a Licensed Pastor under the Pentecostal Churches of Christ Reformation the doors to Pilgrim Pentecostal Church of Christ were opened “To meet the need, plant the seed, and provide fertile ground for growth and development.” On July 25, 2009, she was officially ordained as an Elder by the Presiding Prelate of the Pentecostal Churches of Christ, Inc., Bishop J. Delano Ellis, II. 


Pastor Jackson is a Certified Facilitator for Prepare/Enrich and in 2016 was certified through the International Maxwell Certification Program as Coach, Speaker and Trainer. She has facilitated conferences for both Women and Singles as well as developed and facilitated a monthly Men’s Forum which was designed to uplift, empower and provide a safe place for men to share.


Pastor Myra L. Jackson currently resides in the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area. She studied Business Administration at the University of Cincinnati and Biblical Education at Beulah Heights University. She is a mother of two, and a grandmother of three.