A convert to Catholicism, Ricky came into the Church in 2008 and has been on fire ever since, having served as a catechist and parish leader. He blogs about faith at LeadersThatFollow.com. He is the author of Seven Lessons in Leading People to Life Change, a practical guide for living your faith, leading people into relationship with God, and building up the Church. Together with his wife Johana he founded The ROCK Association a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that has as its mission providing resources, training, and the construction of buildings for the the purposes of faith formation. They are currently building a convent in Tanzania, but they make their home in sunny Los Angeles, California with their two young boys.
Ricky Jones Latest Blog Posts
Books That Rocked My World: Benson's “Lord of the World”
by Ricky Jones . September 01, 2017 . 3 Comments
The world of books is as deep as it is wonderous. It's amazing how books written centuries ago can still start a spark in our modern minds. C.S. Lewis once said, "It is a good rule after reading a new book, never to allo...
How St. Maximillian Kolbe Led People into Relationship with God
by Ricky Jones . August 14, 2017 . 7 Comments
Accepting fully the shared mission as a member of the Body of Christ—that you are called just like the original eleven apostles to "make disciples of all nations" (Mt 28:18)—you know and believe tha...
When Your Kids are Driving You Crazy, God is Speaking
by Ricky Jones . August 02, 2017 . 2 Comments
Parenthood is no easy task. Family life is full of it's challenges. It was designed that way. It is center of formation for us to learn how to love, to forgive, to live selfless lives. There are those moments where we as...
Three Ways Parenthood Will Make You a Saint
by Ricky Jones . July 12, 2017 . 5 Comments
I realized at Mass this past Sunday as I held my son in my arms, my back straining from the extra weight, that it was much more difficult for me to kneel down during the consecration, in fact it felt like my own little c...
How Fear Prevents Us from Being a Blessing to Others
by Ricky Jones . June 27, 2017 . 2 Comments
Every moment of every day is an opportunity for blessing. Each encounter wherever it occur is an opportunity for grace. You and I are meant to be channels, instruments through which the blessings of God pour out into the...