The Rev. Calvon Jones
Calvon is Assistant Minister at the Memorial Church. Most recently, he served as the Youth Pastor at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, Illinois. His ministry is centered in the love of Christ, striving to be a light of love, justice, peace, and inclusion.
The Rev. Jones, a religion and history major at Morehouse College, graduated in 2015 Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He earned a Master of Divinity in 2018 from Yale Divinity School where he was a William Sloane Scholar, and recipient of the William Hallam Tweedy Prize for exceptional promise for pastoral leadership. He is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Ministry at Duke University with a concentration in theology, homiletics, and youth studies.