Russ Jones was raised in Arkansas until he went to Bible College in 1981. There he attended Central Bible College and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Bible and Theology. I is also where he met his lovely bride Betty. Upon graduation they moved to Jacksonville Florida. There they served as youth and music pastors. Then they served in Crystal River as associate/youth pastors. Then they served as senior pastors in Coral Springs. For the last 18 years, Russ and Betty have been the lead pastors of Faith Family Worship Center in Palm City. They have been married for 27 years and have an 8 year old daughter, Anneka. Russ also serves as presbyter of Section 15 (West Palm Beach Area) for the Peninsular Florida District Council of the Assemblies of God.