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Treasured Truth Weekend

Moody Radio

Treasured Truth Weekend is a radio program featuring James Ford Jr., Pastor of Christ Bible Church of Chicago. Through this program, Pastor Ford presents clear, powerful, Bible teaching- adding godly wisdom and guidance to listeners' daily walks with Christ. Pastor Ford uses his breadth of experience to bring Christ-centered, expository preaching that is relevant to an audience of all races and cultures.​

Treasured Truth Weekend is a radio program featuring James Ford Jr., Pastor of Christ Bible Church of Chicago. Through this program, Pastor Ford presents clear, powerful, Bible teaching- adding godly wisdom and guidance to listeners' daily walks with Christ. Pastor Ford uses his breadth of experience to bring Christ-centered, expository preaching that is relevant to an audience of all races and cultures.​
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Chicago, IL

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Moody Radio

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Treasured Truth Weekend is a radio program featuring James Ford Jr., Pastor of Christ Bible Church of Chicago. Through this program, Pastor Ford presents clear, powerful, Bible teaching- adding godly wisdom and guidance to listeners' daily walks with Christ. Pastor Ford uses his breadth of experience to bring Christ-centered, expository preaching that is relevant to an audience of all races and cultures.​

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English

Contact:

820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610


Episodes

How You Can Get Up When Depression Has You Down, Part 1

7/15/2019
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As we begin a study today in Matthew 26, Pastor Ford will explain that depression is not a sin. It can’t be. Why? Because according to scripture, Jesus was depressed and He never sinned. That realization should be a relief to those of us who are suffering in silence. Because there is so much stigma attached to depression, many of us never admit how we feel, so we never get the help we need.

Duration:00:23:59

Treasured Truth Weekend - Get Involved, Part 3

7/13/2019
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When we become involved in ministry at our local church, we need to remember Who it is that we’re working for. It’s God Who has called us to the work work we're doing and ultimately, we’ll be accountable to Him. God has gifted each of us in special ways and has given us the things that He wants us to do.

Duration:00:23:59

Always Daddy's Little Girl, Part 3

7/12/2019
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Today on Treasured Truth, we’ll see how easy it was for Jephthah to assign the blame of his own mistake to his daughter and how that negatively affected a situation that was already terrible. And Pastor Ford will help us understand how our actions and reactions to situations in our lives can have severe affects on our own relationships.

Duration:00:23:59

Always Daddy's Little Girl, Part 2

7/11/2019
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As we continue to look at the story of Jephthah’s vow, we’ll discover how other choices he made in his life had adverse effects on his daughter. And Pastor Ford will help us take a look at how we, as parents today, can begin to turn things around if we’ve made decisions that have negatively affected our children.

Duration:00:23:59

Always Daddy's Little Girl, Part 1

7/10/2019
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In the Old Testament book of Judges, chapter 11, we read about Jephthah’s foolish vow. And today Pastor Ford will begin to explain how Jephthah came to make such a rash and drastic statement and then to what extent it affected his daughter and his own life and ministry.

Duration:00:23:59

The Macedonian Mindset, Part 3

7/9/2019
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As we continue to look at 2 Corinthians and understand what made the mindset of the Macedonian believers such an example for us, Pastor Ford will explain that the basis of their sacrificial spirit was a result of them understanding God’s ultimate sacrifice. God gave the best gift of heaven (Jesus) for the worst of earth (us)!

Duration:00:23:59

The Macedonian Mindset, Part 2

7/8/2019
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There are some people, no matter what you do to them, no matter what they go through, they will never deny Jesus and they’ll never backslide.. They can go without food, without a job, without lots of things, and they still have the joy of the Lord. They still tell people that Jesus Christ is the center of their joy. And Pastor Ford points out how we can do just that and what having this kind of mindset actually requires.

Duration:00:23:59

Treasured Truth Weekend - Get Involved, Part 2

7/6/2019
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How can we encourage fellow followers of Christ to serve in their local church congregations? By helping them to understand that God led them to the place where they worship, not just to get fed by the preaching of the Word. God led them there to work. And as Pastor Ford will remind us today, that’s because we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus, to do good work!

Duration:00:23:59

The Macedonian Mindset, Part 1

7/5/2019
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Pastor Ford says that in 2 Corinthians 8, Paul is saying, “The reason, the Macedonians have become your example is because your thinking about giving is wrong. You don’t have the right motivation for giving. They do. And so, you need to follow their example and have the Macedonian Mindset.” Find out who the Macedonians were, what their mindset was and how it applies to our lives on today’s Treasured Truth.

Duration:00:23:59

God's Pleasure and Your Treasure, Part 3

7/4/2019
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We often wonder why there are shadows in our lives. Pastor Ford will explain today that it’s sometimes because we’ve let something in our lives—some kind of moon—come in between us and God, replacing His priority in our lives. What is a moon? It’s a celestial body that doesn’t possess its own light. It only reflects the light that the sun gives it. So Pastor Ford will ask us, “What has God given to us in our lives, that we’ve allowed it to replace Him?”

Duration:00:23:59

God's Pleasure and Your Treasure, Part 2

7/3/2019
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In today’s world, we buy more, but we enjoy it less. We have bigger houses, but smaller hearts. We have more conveniences, but less time. We have multiplied our possessions, but we have reduced our values. And we have learned how to make a living, but we haven’t learned how to make a life. On today’s Treasured Truth, we’ll continue to look at stewardship and Pastor Ford will encourage us to not follow the world’s example of how to handle our money and view our possessions.

Duration:00:23:59

God's Pleasure and Your Treasure, Part 1

7/2/2019
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As we begin to look at the theology of stewardship, Pastor Ford will ask how many of us have made God the Lord of the leftovers? Because if we’re honest with ourselves, He usually gets our leftover time, our leftover talents, our leftover treasures. We often think, "If I have anything left, then I can give to God." Learn more about how we should view our responsibility to be actively giving back to God on today's Treasured Truth.

Duration:00:23:59

Why Do People Reject Jesus?, Part 3

7/1/2019
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As we continue to look at the reasons why people reject Jesus, Pastor Ford will emphasize the holiness of Jesus. Jesus is holy just like God is holy. And then he will ask us to consider how we react to that holiness. Do we revere it? Or do we scoff at it, trying to minimize the truth of it, like so many people in our society try to do today?

Duration:00:23:59

Treasured Truth Weekend - Get Involved, Part 1

6/29/2019
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As we begin a study in Colossians 4 today, Pastor Ford will remind us that if you are a follower of Christ you are called to get involved with ministry at your local church. And what the Church needs is more people who utilize their gifts and are faithful in service. Those who will say, “God called me to this and I’m going to do this to the best of my God-given abilities. I may not always do it right. But I’m going to keep doing it until I get it right.”

Duration:00:23:59

Why Do People Reject Jesus?, Part 2

6/28/2019
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The Holy Spirit plays a major role in revealing who Jesus is to those who are seeking to know Him. Simply put, some people reject Jesus because the Holy Spirit has not yet revealed the truth about Jesus to them. Find out more about this important concept when you join us for today’s Treasured Truth.

Duration:00:23:59

Why Do People Reject Jesus?, Part 1

6/27/2019
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Pastor Ford will explain that some people reject Jesus because they say they’ve tried Him, but He doesn’t work. But we’ll learn today that what those people have actually tried is going to church. They haven’t really encountered Jesus in an authentic way. We’ll discover the difference between just going to church and really knowing Jesus on today’s Treasured Truth.

Duration:00:23:59

Each One, Reach One, Part 3

6/26/2019
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If you saw a house on fire, and the people inside were unaware their lives were in danger, but you could warn them and save them, would you pass by and keep going? No one would! Then Pastor Ford asks those of us who are followers of Christ—why, then, when you know that people around you are on their way to hell, are you passing them up—even the very loved ones who you know aren’t saved?

Duration:00:23:59

Each One, Reach One, Part 2

6/25/2019
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As we continue our current study in the gospel of John, we’ll see how the Apostle Andrew decided to follow Jesus, but then immediately realized that his brother was not aware of the good news about Jesus. So, the first thing he did after coming into a saving relationship with Jesus, was to seek out his brother and share the gospel with him. He made it a priority! And Pastor Ford will share how we need to make evangelism a priority in our own lives on today’s Treasured Truth.

Duration:00:23:59

Each One, Reach One, Part 1

6/24/2019
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If you are a follower of Christ, Pastor Ford has a probing question for you on today's Treasured Truth—How do you look at people who you know are dying and on their way to hell? Do you go out of your way to share the Gospel with them? Or, are they just in your way?

Duration:00:23:59

Treasured Truth Weekend - Are You Worth Your Salt?, Part 3

6/22/2019
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We’ll continue to explore how Jesus compared believers to salt and discover that in those days, when salt had lost its savor—or lost its potential property to bring flavor—they would take it and throw it out in the road for people to walk on it. And today Pastor Ford will explain what Jesus meant when He compared certain believers to savorless salt.

Duration:00:23:59