For the past 30 years, Beth Jones has been helping people learn the basics of faith, family, church and leadership––through writing, speaking and pastoring. Through The Basics With Beth, she’s passionate about helping you learn the basics to unlock your potential and live a life you love! 

As an author, Beth has written more than 20 books aimed at helping people get the basics! She has sold more than 250,000 copies of her flagship book, “Getting a Grip on the Basics” in America and thousands more have been distributed in more than 17 foreign languages around the world. As a speaker, Beth teaches the basics in a down-to-earth, humorous and practical way at churches, conferences, online schools and television.

Beth and her husband Jeff are the founders and Senior Pastors of Valley Family Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan, where they minister to thousands of people each week. Together, they have raised four kids who are actively involved in the ministry and are now starting their own families. The Jones family also collectively writes the Basics Daily Devo blog for thousands of subscribers.

Beth received her BA in Communication from Boston University in Boston, MA and received her ministry training at Rhema Bible Training Center in Tulsa, OK. She is licensed and ordained through RMAI.