All posts by Chris Jones

About Chris Jones

Chris Jones has been serving as the the Senior Pastor of Meadowbrook Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama in April 2013 after serving as Minister of Students  since May 2011. Originally from Arkansas, Chris and his wife, Ashley, moved to the Birmingham area where Chris received his Master of Divinity in December 2010 from Beeson Divinity School at Samford University. Prior to that, he attended Ouachita Baptist University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies and in Speech Communication. Specifically, Chris has a desire to communicate the Word of God and to see people grow in Christian discipleship. Chris and Ashley have two children, Kinsley and Paxton.

What Are You Wearing Today?

I am wearing yoga pants, a t-shirt, and a pair of flip-flops.  When I go to ballgames I wear my team colors. When I go to church, I choose a nice dress and take time with my hair and makeup. When I work in the yard, my clothes protect me from the sun and poison vines. What … Read More

God and Government

2016 has been quite the year in American politics. We are accustomed to political polarization among citizens during an election cycle, but this year is different. Evangelicals were deeply torn over how to cast votes this November, which raises a couple important questions for believers. What is the role of government? How are Christians to respond … Read More

Sacred Life

The Scriptures teach that life finds its origins in God. There is a Creator who spoke the world into existence (Genesis 1). In his good and perfect design, the sovereign God created life—grass, trees, fish, bugs, flowers, giraffes, cats, birds, people . . . The list could go on. But in the creation account, there … Read More