God is not trying to change our outcome. He’s trying to change our outlook. Because He knows if He can change our outlook He can then change our outcome. And if we’re filled with fret, we can’t be filled with faith. We can’t be fretful and faithful at the same time.
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.