James and Barbara Jones have been missionaries for over forty years. They are 1969 graduates of the former Sunset School Of Preaching in Lubbock, TX. Their first mission work was in Watertown, NY. James served as pulpit minister for congregations located in New York, Georgia, Illinois, and Tennessee for a number of years. He also, taught in the Great Commission School in Nashville, TN for about 13 years.
They were among the first to enter the country of Albania to assist in the establishment of the first congregation of the Lord’s Church in Tirana. Later they moved to the city of Progdec, and then to Korche establishing other works. Today there are several congregations of the Lord’s Church in Albania.
James has also held Gospel meetings and lectured in several states here in the states. In 1998 he and Barbara joined a radio work that ultimately took them to Africa, Philippines, Hawaii. Since being in Africa they have helped established Mission of Love Children’s Home and Mt Sinai Bible Camp and Christian Academy. They have assisted many congregations in Kenya and Malawi, as well.