Jake's Story

Fulfilling His Purpose

At the age of 22, fresh out of high school, Jake Martin decides it’s time to do something with his life. He has no job and no skills, so he turns to his mother for advice. She makes him promise that he will get an education and discover his purpose in life, but Jake considers himself just an ole country boy whose parents are poor and uneducated, and it is a struggle to keep his promise. From the author of Living My Dreams, Moving Forward, and A Purpose and a Promise, Paul Jones’ memorable new book continues Jake’s journey toward self-discovery as he finally realizes his purpose in life and works to fulfill it. And when he does, he finds that he has so much more to do…

About Paul Jones

Paul Jones
Paul Jones is a military veteran who makes his home in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, where he is serving his third term as justice of the peace. He has a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from AIU, graduating summa cum laude, and an associate degree in business management from the same university. He has been employed in law enforcement for 18 years. He also serves as deacon and youth teacher at the Canaan Christian Center. Paul is married to Candice, and they have two sons, Justin and Jordan.