Rev. Dr. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jackson is a native of Jamaica, where he received primary education, and a Diploma from the Jamaica School of Agriculture. He earned Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education from Tuskegee Institute (University), and the Master’s and Doctorate from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana; and a Certificate in Evangelism and Global Christianity from The Samuel DeWitt Proctor School
of Theology at Virginia Union University, Richmond, Virginia. He served in numerous administrative positions at Alcorn State University in Mississippi, including Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Planning and Research, and Special Assistant to the President. He served as the Associate Dean for Cooperative Extension in the College of Agriculture at Virginia State University. He has been a deacon, Sunday school and Bible class teacher for more than thirty-five years. Rev Jackson is an ordained Evangelist and Baptist Minister. He believes and teaches that many Christians are not accessing and appropriating the privileges and benefits which are available to them while they are here on earth, and wants to assist them to live Jesus’ joy fulfilled live on earth. He has been inspired to write this little book to help them.