Agape Love Ministries International
The church that loves to love!
Bishop Clifton T. Jones, Sr., was born June 23 in Mansfield, Ohio to the late James and Fannie Jones. He received salvation in December, 1979 under the pastorate of Bishop Walter E. Jordan. accepted his calling into the Gospel Ministry in 1981 and was ordained an elder in 1985.
Bishop Jones is founder and senior pastor of Agape Love Ministries in Sandusky. Jones and his late wife LaTanya started the ministry May 4, 1997. The Agape Love Ministries became debt free as of January, 2003! In September of 2002, the City of Sandusky declared September 7 as “Bishop Clifton Jones Day” to honor him for his accomplishments and ministry throughout the city.
On May 17, 2003 he was consecrated to the sacred office of Bishop by the Presiding Bishop, Wayne T. Jackson of the Greater Works of Christ International Fellowship of Churches in Detroit, Michigan.
He is a graduate of Kent State University with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. is also a graduate of the American College of Bishops and is founder and first-elected president of the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance here in Sandusky.
Bishop Jones had been married to The Late Lady LaTanya for thirty-two years, to this union they have one son; Clifton Jr., a daughter, Tausha who is married to the Rev. George Hicks and this union blessed Bishop and Lady Jones with two lovely granddaughters, Natalie Grace and Victoria Faith.
On August 6, 2016, the Lord blessed the marital union of Bishop Jones and Lady Slyvella Davis-Jones.
Bishop's vision is to promote spiritual growth and to help build character in God’s people as they grow into maturity and to further encourage them to become workers with Christ developing leadership skills in our churches, home, and communities. Bishop cares about people and has a passion for children and young adults.
Bishop's ministry is geared towards those who are hurting and who are abused. His ministry is full of healing, restoration, and love.
Syvella Davis- Jones was born the second of four children to Inez Davis and the late Jimmie Davis in Cleveland, Ohio. She married Bishop Clifton T. Jones Sr. on August 6, 2016.
Lady Jones was a member of Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church for seven years, where she was a member of the Mass Choir and the Voices of Triedstone.
She is now a member of Agape Love Ministries International, where she sings on the Praise and Worship team and spearheads the Agape Worship Warriors, Praise Dance Ministry, and Clothed in Righteousness Clothing Ministry by Queens of the King Ministry. The clothing ministry provides gently used clothing to those in need. At the start of the 2019 school year, new uniforms will be supplied to a group of children in the Sandusky Community.
Lady Jones attended Franklin University to study Business Administration and Public Relations. She worked as a Managing Assistant Vice President at Huntington Bank, where she was employed for 17 years. She served in the banking business for a total of 20 years.
In July, 2019, Lady Jones started a new career with the State of Ohio in the Office of Financial Affairs as a Financial Supervisor.
Lady Slyvella is a licensed, Managing Cosmetologist and just recently started her own business of Vitality Fashions, where she designs different styles of skirts and dresses.
In Lady Slyvella's spare time she enjoys shopping, reading, roller skating and make-up. She is also a fitness enthusiast! As a fitness trainer and instructor she believes in the benefits of eating healthy and exercise.
First Lady Jones' favorite scripture is Ephesians 3:20 Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us,
Lady Jones is the proud founder of Zeni Fitness.
Zeni Fitness is a faith-based fitness organization founded by Lady Slyvella Davis-Jones. Zeni was created in memory of her mother, Inez Davis who went on to be with the Lord on July 27, 2018.
Lady Slyvella wanted to share the inspiration, motivation, dedication, and encouragement her mother instilled in her, with you! Allow Zeni to inspire you to live your best fitness life!!
No matter where you are in your fitness Journey, Zeni can help!
We aspire to inspire you to meet your fitness goals!
By participating in this fitness program you won’t only be inspired physically but spiritually also!
Zeni guarantees you’ll feel better about your fitness journey.