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Mark A. Jacobson

Associate Professor

B.S. Corban University
M.Div. Corban University
Th.M. Corban University
D.Min. Northwest Graduate School of the Ministry

Ministry Experience

  • Assistant Pastor, Lynnwood Baptist Church (1972-74)
  • Senior Pastor, Sleater-Kinney Rd. Baptist Church (1978-1999)
  • Chairman of the Board, Temple Baptist Church, Fircrest, WA (2003-2008)
  • Board member of the Northwest Baptist Home Mission and Council member of the Baptist Network Northwest, (1985-96, 1999 to 2005)

Professional Overview

  • Member of the Evangelical Theological Society (2000 to present)
  • Professor, Corban University School of Ministry (formerly Northwest Baptist Seminary), (1999 to present)
  • Professor of Bible and Theology, Washington Baptist Teachers College, Tacoma, WA (1979-1995)

Mark has been married to Catherine (Cox; Corban 1971) for more than 40 years and has two daughters (Brenda, Mary) and three grandchildren. Daughter Brenda graduated from Corban and works as an adjunct in the music department at Corban. Daughter Mary lives near Stockton, CA, with her husband, Greg, and little Jake (named after Papa Jake, his grandpa). When not preparing for new courses or revising old ones, Mark will be riding his bike somewhere around the Salem area, taking photographs, or digging around in his yard.