Pastor James Ford Jr. treasured truth

October 25, 2019 - 10:27 PM
Communication:  The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 5

Communication: The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 5

Honest communication is so important in any relationship. When we lie and when we get angry, we give the devil an opportunity to get into our relationships. And that’s exactly what he wants. And so, when we do those things, we’re actually playing into the devil’s hands.

Communication:  The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 4

Communication: The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 4

In our relationships, we want to be able to get along, to understand each other, to be able to communicate something to someone and to be able to understand exactly what they’re saying and where they’re coming from. Find out some tips about how to do all of that on today’s Treasured Truth.

Treasured Truth Weekend - The Opportunity of Opposition, Part 3

Treasured Truth Weekend - The Opportunity of Opposition, Part 3

Today, Pastor Ford will share about how waiting is sometimes part of the opposition that actually leads to opportunity. So, as scripture encourages us, if we don’t become weary, then we will reap if we don’t faint. We need to give God time to bring about what He has planned and to prepare the...

Communication:  The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 3

Communication: The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 3

Sometimes we need to try and connect to how a person is feeling. If a person is feeling a certain way, they feel that way, simply because that’s how they feel. So, today, Pastor Ford will explain that sometimes we need to connect to that and understand there are some issues that may be going on...

Communication:  The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 2

Communication: The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 2

Pastor Ford will urge us to understand that we ought not deprecate how another person feels. We should let them express their feelings. And then, when we communicate, we must own our feelings. We shouldn’t say, “You did this to me.” Instead, we should ay, “What you did made me feel this way.”

Communication:  The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 1

Communication: The Key to Any and Every Relationship, Part 1

The elements of communication include tone, body language and words. And Pastor Ford will explain today that if your attitude is bad, then you can assume that your body language, your tone and your words, may not be fit for good communication.

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 12

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 12

When they were surrounded by enemies and their back was up against the wall, all that King Jehoshaphat and the army of Judah did was trust God. And God fought the battle for them. Today, Pastor Ford will remind us that’s just like the good news of Jesus Christ. We have strong enemies that stand...

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 11

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 11

Pastor Ford reminds us today we have to believe that where God leads, God feeds. And where God guides, He provides. We have to believe that when God directs, He always protects. Hear more about these important reminders on today’s Treasured Truth.

Treasured Truth Weekend - The Opportunity of Opposition, Part 2

Treasured Truth Weekend - The Opportunity of Opposition, Part 2

Sometimes, when we realize that our opportunity is disguised as opposition, we need to change our plans. But many of us aren’t willing to do that, so we end up succumbing to the opposition instead of finding the opportunity.

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 10

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 10

When we feel like our back is up against the wall, we ought to be expecting the fruitful provision from God, even though it doesn’t look like it’s possible for Him to provide in the midst of our problems. And, even though we don’t understand what’s going on and we don’t really like it, we ought to...

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 9

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 9

In 2 Chronicles 20, the children of Israel praised God in the midst of the battle and they praised God after the battle was over. What we can learn from them is that in the midst of whatever is going on, we ought to be those who can say, “I don’t care what’s going on in my life, it’s not going to...

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 8

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 8

Today, we’ll continue to study 2 Chronicles 20 and see how King Jehopshaphat led the army of Judah into battle praising the Lord. And we’ll discover how that action on their part completely changed the outcome of the battle. Because sometimes we can think that our problems are too big, when the...

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 7

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 7

In 2 Chronicles 20, King Jehoshaphat and the army of Judah were in a predicament. They were besieged, and in addition to being severely outnumbered, they didn’t have enough weapons. They didn’t have the right resources and they didn’t even really have the guts to stand up to their enemies. But...

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 6

When Your Back Is Up Against the Wall, Part 6

When confronted with enemies on every side, King Jehoshaphat and the army of Judah received a promise and instructions from God. And even though their back was up against a wall, and it seemed like their situation was hopeless, they chose to act in faith and believe that God was telling them the...

Treasured Truth Weekend - The Opportunity of Opposition, Part 1

Treasured Truth Weekend - The Opportunity of Opposition, Part 1

Satan will often use opposition to discourage belivers. But opposition is just opportunity that is cleverly disguised. We’ll see today how the Apostle Paul realized that his opportunity was designed as opposition so he would become discouraged. And we’ll see how to combat that same strategy that...