Dr. Robert Jones
After many years as a lead pastor in WV, Bob moved to Raleigh in 2004 where he joined Open Door and serves as a biblical counseling professor at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, NC.
He graduated from The King's College (B.A.), Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (M.Div.), and Westminster Theological Seminary (D.Min., Pastoral Counseling).
Bob is a certified conciliator, adjunct instructor, and church reconciliation trainer and team leader with Peacemaker Ministries; a certified counselor with the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors; a visiting professor at Faith Bible Seminary and Westminster Theological Seminary; and a Council Board member of the Biblical Counseling Coalition.
has written two books (Uprooting Anger and Pursuing Peace); six Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation booklets; and over a dozen articles and book chapters on various counseling and pastoral topics.
and Lauren, his wife of twenty-nine years, have two adult sons, Tim and Dan, both active members at Open Door
Along with serving as one of our pastors, Bob also serves as an internship instructor, an ABF teacher, and the director of our biblical counseling training ministry.