Robert D. Jones

Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling; Chair, Department of Biblical Counseling

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Dr. Robert Jones serves as Associate Professor of Biblical Counseling, and Chair of the Department of Biblical Counseling and Practical Theology at Southern Seminary. Prior to coming to Southern in 2016, Dr. Jones served as a Lead Pastor in West Virginia and then Assistant Professor of Biblical Counseling  at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Dr. Jones is a fellow with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, a certified Christian conciliator with the Institute for Christian Conciliation, and a founding council member of the Biblical Counseling Coalition. Dr. Jones serves as an elder and adult teacher at Hunsinger Lane Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. He is married to Lauren, and they have 2 children.


My Spouse Was Unfaithful: Finding Strength in God’s Presence (New Growth Press, 2023)

The Gospel for Disordered Lives: An Introduction to Christ-Centered Biblical Counseling, Co-authored by Kristin L. Kellen and Rob Green (B&H Academic, 2021)

Anger: Calming Your Heart (P&R, 2019)

Prodigal Children: Hope and Help for Parents (P&R, 2018)

When Trouble Shows Up: Seeing God’s Transforming Love (New Growth Press, 2013)

Pursuing Peace: A Christian Guide to Handling Our Conflicts (Crossway, 2012)

Freedom from Resentment: Stopping Hurts from Turning Bitter (New Growth Press, 2010)

Restoring Your Broken Marriage: Healing after Adultery (New Growth Press, 2009)

Single Parents: Daily Grace for the Hardest Job (New Growth Press, 2009)

Uprooting Anger: Biblical Help for a Common Problem (P&R, 2005)

Bad Memories: Getting Past Your Past (P&R, 2004)

Angry at God?: Bring Him Your Doubts and Questions (P&R, 2003)

Forgiveness: I Just Can’t Forgive Myself! (P&R, 2000)

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