After he came to Jesus intentionally, Jairus immediately invited Jesus to his house. He wanted Jesus to come heal his daughter, but he also was focused on introducing Jesus to his entire household. According to Pastor Ford, a wise father is the one who invites Jesus into his house and introduces Him to everyone there.
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.