Pastor Richard H. Jones is the founding pastor of Faith Baptist Church, Westfield, NC where he has served for thirty-four years and continues to serve. Pastor Jones received his Bachelor of Theology Degree (1975) and Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies Degree (1997) from Piedmont Baptist College, Winston-Salem, NC.
In addition to his pastoral ministry, Pastor Jones served for twenty-seven years (1988-2015) in Calvary Baptist Bible College and Seminary, King NC. He was honored by the school with a D. Div.(2013) after having served as professor of Systematic Theology and New Testament Greek Grammar for twenty-seven years.
Our pastor has authored some fifteen ministry books to help fellow Christian workers. These include: A Brief Survey and Scriptural Critique of the Major Religious Denominations in America, Evidences Which Defy the Present-Day Practice of Tongue-Speaking, Eight Reasons Why I Cannot Buy What the Jehovah Witnesses Are Peddling, Scriptural Answers For the Inquisitive Soul, Addressing the Subjects That Mold a Sinful Society, Does God Give Man a Choice?, Foundational Truths From the Book of Genesis, Being a Practical Prepper Without Losing Your Sanity or Spirituality, Probing the Problems That Afflicted the Corinthian Church, To Reach and to Teach All Nations, Good News Concerning the King and His Kingdom, Simple Instructions for Using Greek Rules of Grammar, and Biblical Accounts for Basic Training and Beyond. Most of these are available and inexpensive at Amazon.com in the form of E-books which can be downloaded. The link to Amazon is on our home page.
For more than ten years Pastor Jones has published the jonesthebaptist.com website which provides Biblical studies and ministry helps for Christian workers. These studies are now featured and made available on this Church website under resources. For a list of more recent studies you may e-mail our pastor at email@example.com.
Pastor Jones and Pauline, his faithful wife of fifty-three years, reside at 1110 Taylor road Westfield, NC. They have one daughter Vanessa, who served with her husband, Rusty Fulp, as missionaries for twenty years on Prince Edward Island, Canada. The Fulps have one daughter Jessica who grew up on the island and married Brent Gallant. They have one daughter, Shiloh.