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Rev. Jamaar Jones is a native of Richmond, VA.  He received his primary education at Faith Academy School of Excellence in Norfolk, VA and is a proud I.C. Norcom Greyhound—Class of 2006. 

Rev. Jones received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Foreign Languages from Norfolk State University in December 2014. He is also a graduate of the Samuel Dewitt Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University in Richmond, VA, obtaining a Master of Divinity degree in May 2018.

Rev. Jones was licensed and ordained at Noble Street Baptist Church in Portsmouth, VA, under the leadership of his Grandfather, Rev. Henry P. Jones, where he served as the Minister of Music and in a number of other ministries. Rev. Jones now serves as the Executive Minister of First Baptist Church East End in Newport News, VA.

Rev. Jones’ passion for ministry is found in Joshua 1:9, “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”

Pastor Emeritus