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Treasured Moments in Black History

In every generation, God uses ordinary people to accomplish great things! Treasured Moments in Black History remembers the people and events in America that have shaped history and inspired lives. By looking back and highlighting these moments, you will be inspired, enriched and encouraged in your faith walk to make history for God’s kingdom.

Moody Radio celebrates Black History Month by providing a series of features that highlight people or events that have shaped American History. Not all the people being highlighted will be well known, but they are recognized as Christ followers who have inspired and made a difference for God’s kingdom. 

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Schedule, Transcripts and Audio

Dates Hosts  Moments   Listen  Transcripts
Feb. 1 Chris Fabry Harriet Tubman Listen Transcript
Feb. 2 Roy Patterson Ronald McNair Listen Transcript
Feb. 3 Melinda Schmidt Amanda Berry Smith Listen Transcript
Feb. 6 Joe Hemmer March on Washington Listen Transcript
Feb. 7 Roy Patterson Martin Luther King Jr. Listen Transcript
Feb. 8 Nancy Turner Rosa Parks Listen Transcript
Feb. 9 Tracy Haney John Perkins Listen Transcript
Feb. 10 Jon Gauger E. V. Hill Listen Transcript
Feb. 13 Janet Parshall Rev. Harry Hoosier Listen Transcript
Feb. 14 Collin Lambert The Underground Railroad Listen Transcript
Feb. 15 Tracy Haney Howard O. Jones Listen Transcript
Feb. 16 Bill Davis Robert Smalls Listen Transcript
Feb. 17 Anita Lustrea United States Colored Troops Listen Transcript
Feb. 20 Mike Kellogg George Washington Carver Listen Transcript
Feb. 21 Scott Krus Daddy King Listen Transcript
Feb. 22 Bill Davis John Mercer Langston Listen Transcript
Feb. 23 Jackie Boyd Kirk Franklin Listen Transcript
Feb. 24 Pierre Chestang George Liele Listen Transcript
Feb. 27 Bruce Everhart Brown vs. Board of Education Listen Transcript
Feb. 28 Calvin Robinson Hiram Revels Listen Transcript
Feb. 29 Paul Nyquist Mary McLeod Bethune Listen Transcript


James Ford

Pastor James Ford

Pastor James Ford Jr. has been the senior pastor of  Christ Bible Church of Chicago , located on the south side of Chicago, Ill., for nearly 30 years . He also serves as the president of Impact Ministries, an outreach ministry committed to strengthening families in the South Shore community of Chicago. A graduate of Moody Bible Institute and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Pastor Ford is an international conference speaker, seminar leader, teacher and author of the books  When a Man Loves a Woman  and  Seven Reasons Why God Created Marriage . Pastor Ford and his wife, Leslie, have three sons and nine grandchildren

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