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Found Senior Pastor Antwain Jackson

Bishop Jermaine Adkins & Latonja Adkins 

Senior Pastors

Bishop Jermaine and LaTonja Adkins are the dedicated lead pastors of the Equation Church St. Louis, a thriving church community known for life-changing words of inspiration and transformational worship that leads people to a life of Loving God, Helping People, and Changing the World.

Bishop Adkins, who is known to be a real, relevant, and radical speaker, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his role as a senior pastor. Bishop Adkins's practical and transparent approach to sermons is often marked by his ability to connect biblical principles with practical wisdom, making them relevant and applicable to the lives of his listeners.

Lady Tonja, has a heart for women and married couples. Her passion to see marriages and relationships thrive can be seen in her authentic ways of reaching individuals by way of her transparent approach to connecting with people.
The Adkins’s commitment to spiritual growth and compassion for others has made them influential leaders and pillars of strength within their congregation and beyond.
Found Senior Pastor Antwain Jackson

Antwain Jackson 


Antwain Jackson is a creative voice in the church and an innovative leader gaining the respect of business owners and corporate executives. He has the ability to take complex principles and teach them in such a way that inspires individuals to apply them to every sphere of their lives.  An affirmer that meets you with a bright smile and tough love, he seeks to pull out all of the potential, gifts & talents in others. He is known to be cutting-edge, yet down-to-earth, and encourages each person he encounters.

He has been in ministry for 20 years, and most of those years having served in leadership capacities. Currently, Antwain is the Senior Pastor of our sister church, City of Hope International Church in San Diego, California and he oversees and mentors pastors and leaders throughout the country.

Antwain is known in the public arena, heavily involved in community outreach, and often seen in the city gates influencing & building relationships with politicians, officials, & ensuring that every leader has a cheerleader.

As an emerging voice to his generation with wisdom well beyond his years, his passion is to see people become all they were intended to be. His mission in life is very simple, “Love God. Help People. Change the World!”