Jackson barton

After moving to Arkadelphia, AR from Texarkana, TX, Jackson graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration from Henderson State University in 2014. He served in various campus ministries, including the Baptist Collegiate Ministry and Wesley Foundation during his time on campus. 

Jackson joined the staff at New Life Baptist in 2017 as the Associate Minister of Music. Jackson leads worship for our Contemporary Worship service on Sunday mornings, as well as worship for our Student Ministry on Wednesday nights. He enjoys building relationships with students, young families, and leading our people to understand worship is not just a service, but an act of service.

Jackson’s wife, Ilona, is an elementary teacher in the Bryant School District, and they have three young children.