Harvest Sunday with Jeff Jenkins

November 6, 2022

Jeff A. Jenkins grew up in a preacher’s family in the state of Alabama. He has been preaching for more than forty-five years. He married the former Laura Colley in 1981. Laura passed away in June 2019. Jeff has two children Amanda, who is married to Drew Scott, and Jeremy. He is currently enjoying his three grandchildren.

Jeff holds degrees from Faulkner University (AA – 1979), Freed Hardeman University (BA – 1981), and has done post-graduate work at Southern Christian University as well as Emory University.

Jeff has served as the preacher for the Midway church of Christ in Moulton, Alabama (1981-1984), University church of Christ in Montgomery, Alabama (1984-1994), and North MacArthur church of Christ in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (1994-2004). He preached for the Lewisville church of Christ from July 2004 – October 2021. Jeff currently works full-time with The Jenkins Institute.

He serves on the Board of Trustees at Freed Hardeman University, the Lads-2-Leader’s Board, the Board of Directors for World Bible School, the advisory board for The International Gospel Hour, and the Advisory Board for Brotherhoodnews.com.

Jeff preaches annually in a number of Gospel meetings, Family seminars, Leadership seminars, lectureships and other special events. He has written for Gospel Advocate Magazine, Spiritual Sword Magazine, Twenty-First Century Bible Study Guide, Power for Today, the Entrusting Word and Forthright E-Magazine.

Jeff & his brother, Dale founded The Jenkins Institute in memory of their father. This work is dedicated to encouraging preachers around the world through seminars, books, podcasts, and numerous additional resources. You can learn more at www.thejenkinsinstitute.com.

Jeff has contributed to a number of books. He is the author of “Beyond the Valley of Death,” “God’s Plan for Unity, “Thoughts from the Mound,” and “More Thoughts from the Mound.”

Jeff’s favorite hobbies are spending time with his family and reading.

Contact Jeff via e-mail at jeffajenkins@gmail.com.