God and The Board Asked Dobson To Step Down

Last week it was reported that in February, James Dobson would be leaving his daily radio show and thereby essentially cutting his last remaining tie to Focus on the Family.

Earlier this week, Dobson shared that message with his radio listeners and explained that he had actually been asked to resign by Focus on the Family’s board in order to facilitate the transfer of control over to the organization’s new president, Jim Daly. 

In this edited clip, Dobson explains that God made the decision and communicated to everyone involved that it was time for Dobson and the organization to move on, while assuring Dobson that He still has big plans for him: