About Our President
Pastor Benjamin Jones is currently the 8th President of the South Central Conference of Seventh-day Adventists which is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. South Central Conference covers the states of Alabama, Mississippi, Kentucky, Tennessee, and parts of the Florida panhandle, with a membership of approximately 33,000 members.
He has been in ministry for 44 plus years and has preached throughout the USA and overseas. God has had His hand on Pastor Jones’s life since his teenage years. He is a graduate of Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama receiving a B.A. in Religion in 1971. He received his M.A. in Religion from Southern Adventist University in 2000.
Pastor Jones has served as Ministerial Director, pastor, evangelist, adjunct professor, counselor, and mentor. He has been married to the love of his life, Sister Carol J. Jones, for the past 49 years. They have two adult children and eight grandchildren.
Pastor Benjamin Jones loves the Lord, loves his family, and loves God’s people everywhere. His passion is to lead people into an experience with the Living Christ. His life goals are simple and threefold; to be the best husband a wife could pray for, the best father any child could have; the best soldier in the army of the Lord.