Jesus is a taker. The most spectacular robbery in history didn’t happen in a movie. It happened on a hill called Calvary where Jesus died and took our sins on Himself. He is a taker, who came to take away what we don’t need (our sins) and give us what we do need (our salvation).
Pastor James Ford Jr. has been the senior pastor of Christ Bible Church of Chicago, located on the south side of Chicago, Ill., for over 35 years. He also serves as the president of Impact Ministries, an outreach ministry committed to strengthening families in the South Shore community of Chicago.