About / Eric Costanzo

Eric Costanzo

Eric Costanzo has served as Pastor of South Tulsa Baptist Church since May 2016. 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 generation poverty. Eric and his wife Rebecca have four children.

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Eric Costanzo

Pastor's Role in Politics

Pastor Roundtable: What Is a Pastor’s Role in Politics?

Helping your church apply faith to the public square

The pressure during an election year is high for everyone, especially pastors. The last...

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How our church has seen the gospel overcome racial division

What commemorating the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre taught us

In May of 2021, the eyes of the nation were on our city for...

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Having an international focus during the pandemic

Eric Costanzo, a pastor in Tulsa, Oklahoma, shares how tough the pandemic has been...

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7 ways to serve our immigrant and refugee neighbors during a pandemic

One of the bright spots of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the immediate and...

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Why Christian communities in northeastern Syria may soon be gone

Since the first mission movements of the Early Church, Assyrian (Syriac) churches have never...

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Christians can welcome refugees and support national security

Refugee resettlement in the U.S.

If we as Christians truly stand as defenders of the sanctity and dignity of...

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5 ways your church can help immigrant and refugee communities

Recent news has continued to bring to light the harsh realities of many in...

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