Rev. Sharon D. Jones is an associate pastor at New Hope Church of God of Waldorf, Inc. She works alongside her husband and pastor, Dr. Aaron R. Jones. She oversees the human resource functions of the church, daycare, and outreach. Rev. Sharon is an Associate Certified Coach and member of the International Coach Federation (ICF). She serves on the Church of God DELMARVA-DC Women’s Discipleship Board and the Resolutions Committee. She conducts monthly morning devotions with the Catherine Foundation Pregnancy Center in Waldorf, Maryland. Sharon serves as Vice President of the International Kingdom Women’s Coalition, Inc. (IKWC) in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. She also serves as Membership Chairperson for the United Ministers Coalition of Southern Maryland, Inc. She preached and facilitated worship services at the D.C. Corrections Corporation of America for Women for 15 years.
Rev. Sharon is a native Washingtonian. She was reared in the heart of Southeast D.C. She received her early education in the D.C. Public School system. She is currently enrolled in Logos University’s doctoral program with an emphasis in Christian Leadership and Management. She earned a B.S. degree in Telecommunication with a concentration in Mass Media from Morgan State University; a M.A. degree in Administrative Management with a concentration in Human Resource Development from Bowie State University. Rev. Sharon has over twenty years of experience in human resource management and development; secondary and undergraduate education; and marketing and sales.
Like the Apostle Paul, Sharon counts all those things as dung when she compares it to her life in Christ Jesus. Sharon answered the call to ministry in 2000 and became an Ordained Minister in 2002. Understanding the need to study to show herself approved, she earned a Bachelor in Ministry and a Master in Theological Studies from the National Bible College and Seminary in Fort Washington, MD. She is a former professor at the National Bible College and Seminary. Sharon is the author of a book titled, R.E.W.A.R.D.: Restoring Every Woman’s Adrenaline Rush to Disciple. Her life’s motto is “Enjoying Life in Christ”.