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March 25, 1935
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Member North Carolina House Representatives, 1981—1984, 1991—2006, majority whip, 1993—1994, minority leader, 1995—1998, speaker, 1999—2006. With United States Navy.
Black, Jim was born on March 25, 1935 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States.
AB, Lenoir Rhyne College, 1958. Bachelor of Science in Optometry, Southern College Optometry, 1962.
God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.
The strong feature of Methodism is that prayers are not only led by an ordained minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.
Married Betty Black; 2 children.