Jenkins brothers end decades of local ministry to focus on Jenkins Institute
Brothers Jeff and Dale Jenkins are ending their decades-long work…
Updated: See video below of the memorial service.
“This is a good man!” said Jeff Jenkins, minister of the Lewisville Church of Christ in Texas, in a moving blog post about his father.
“A giant and a prince in Israel has died…10:44pm,” said Dale Jenkins, minister of the Spring Meadows Church of Christ in Spring Hill, Tenn., in a Twitter post announcing his father’s Sunday night death.
For 44 years, Jerry A. Jenkins, 74, served as minister of the Roebuck Parkway Church of Christ in Birmingham, Ala., and host of the “The Living Word” television broadcast, the longest-running religious broadcast in Alabama. Read Jenkins’ full obituary.
Fox 6 in Birmingham reports:
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The minister of Roebuck Parkway Church of Christ and host of Birmingham’s longest running religious television program, The Living Word, passed away on Monday night.
The church said Jerry Jenkins died after an extended hospitalization. He was 74 years old.
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