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Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church

Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church
2978 South Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616
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Pastor Jones is a part of the "living history" of Mt.Carmel, from the time of his installation in February of 2009, he continues to build on the foundations that are laid and making the adjustments as He is led by the Lord's timing and methodologies..
Robert Charles Jones Jr. is the Pastor of the Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church, where his pastoral ministry follows that of Dr. Joseph B. Felker, Jr. after his 51 years of Pastoral service and is now the Pastor Emeritus.
Pastor Jones has been in the preaching ministry for 40 years and had been in the pastoral ministry for 28 years in Southern Illinois, prior to God placing him at Mt. Carmel, in December 2008.
Pastor Jones. is the third of four children. He received his education through the East St. Louis, Illinois public School System District #189; Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Illinois; Mid-Western Theological Seminary, Kansas City, Missouri; Anchor Theological Seminary, Arkansas, and Harvard University at Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Pastor Jones is currently the 1st Vice Moderator of the Greater new Era District Association of Chicago and Vicinity where Reverend Steve Spiller is the Moderator; Director of the Pastor's Conference of the Baptist General State Convention of Illinois, Dr. William H. Foster, Jr. President; Immediate Past 1st Vice President of Baptist General State Congress of Christian Education of Illinois where Dr. L.D. Tate was the President; Immediate Past Special Assistant to the Immediate Past National Congress President, Dr. George W. Waddles, in charge of Personnel & Host Committee Liaison of the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education.
Pastor Jones is the author of two books: A Study of Paul’s Letter to the Romans, Brentwood Press, 1999 and  Being a Baptist Pastor: If Not for the Grace of God and the Will of the People…,  Morris Press, 2007
Pastor Jones Family consists of his wife, Creola, and their four children Mrs. Jami K. Henry, Rev. Robert (Ariel) C. Jones, III, Mrs.Tonia T. (Rev. Tywayne) Wiggins, Mr. Roosevelt C. Jones, and ten grandchildren.