The birth of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International is in essence the story of a tremendous move of God beginning in the last decade of the twentieth century. The spiritual religious freedom that makes Full Gospel Baptist unique has impacted Christian men and women across the world.Pleasant Grove Church has been a part of Full Gospel for ten years. In 2005, Bishop Jones (then Pastor Jones) served as state overseer. In 2007, he was elevated and consecrated to the office of Bishop under the leadership of Bishop Paul S. Morton Sr., founder of Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International.
Pleasant Grove has been a part of American Baptist Churches (Greater Rivers Region) since 1996. Bishop Jones has held several positions, including Moderator for Area V of the Greater Rivers Region and he was also a board member of the American Baptist Churches (Greater Rivers Region).