Eric Costanzo (Ph.D.) is pastor of South Tulsa Baptist Church in Tulsa, OK. South Tulsa has developed a multi-faceted ministry to international and refugee families, and is active in global mission work all over the world. Before coming to South Tulsa, Eric served as an associate pastor and directed ministries to the homeless and impoverished. Eric has degrees in Biblical Languages (B.A., M.Div.) and Cross-Cultural Studies/Ethics (Ph.D.). Eric often speaks at events and conferences related to serving immigrants, refugees, or those facing the effects of situational or generational poverty.
Eric has several publications available for view, along with his book Harbor for the Poor. Eric has also taught and served with several academic institutions and partner organizations including World Relief, the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, Oklahoma Baptist University, and both Southwestern and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminaries.
Eric and his sweet wife Rebecca have four incredible children who have wonderfully compassionate hearts for others.
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