Pastor Jim Scudder Jr.
Senior Pastor of QRBBC
Jim Scudder Jr. is the senior pastor of the Quentin Road Bible Baptist Church which his father, Dr. James A. Scudder, started in 1971. He is the president of Dayspring Bible College & Seminary which his father also founded. As president, he has shaped DBC to be a leader in Bible College circles at how to emphasize the clear gospel. He is also the host of Victory In Grace, a television and radio program dedicated to reaching the world with the truth of the gospel.
Pastor Scudder was director of Victory In Grace television and radio for 10 years while Dr. Scudder, Sr. was the host of Victory In Grace. Afterwards, he pastored a fundamental church in the west suburbs of Chicago for 5 years, starting a Christian School during that time. In 2007, he was asked to return to QRBBC to serve alongside his father as executive pastor where they shared the pulpit and co-hosted Victory In Grace for almost a decade. During this time, Victory In Grace was seen and heard all over the world. Now, Pastor Scudder continues to proclaim God’s grace during In Grace broadcasts.
He is the author of Why Life Hurts and the co-author of Evangelism Made Simple. He and his wife, Karen, raised two daughters, both of which are married and working in full time ministry. Recently, Pastor Scudder became a proud grandfather!