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Blessed on the Mountain Top and the Valley Part 2

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January 24, 2018
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Church by the Glades

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Blessed on the Mountain Top and the Valley Part 2

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  • (upbeat music)
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  • - Hi, and welcome to Church By The Glades.
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  • We're so excited you're here today.
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  • In the next few moments,
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  • we're going to hear from Pastor David Hughes
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  • as he shares about how we can live life to the fullest.
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  • So stick around.
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  • It's going to be a ton of fun.
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  • And I know you'll be encouraged.
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  • - At Church By The Glades,
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  • we like to say no perfect people allowed.
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  • Which means that no matter where you are in life,
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  • you will be welcomed when you visit.
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  • So, in case you haven't checked us out yet,
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  • here's a sneak peak at some of what you can expect
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  • at Church By The Glades.
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  • - We've seen you move before Jesus.
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  • We're trusting that you can do it again.
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  • Give us faith God to believe in You,
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  • to put our hope in you.
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  • Come on you sing.
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  • I've seen you move
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  • You move the mountains
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  • And I believe
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • You made a way
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  • Where there was no way
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  • And I believe
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • I've seen you move
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  • You move the mountains
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  • And I believe
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • You made a way
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  • Where there was no way
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  • And I believe
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • I've seen you move
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  • You move the mountains
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  • And I believe
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • You made a way
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  • Where there was no way
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  • And I believe
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • I'll see you do it again
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  • Oh
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  • Come on church, you sing.
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  • Your promise still stands
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  • Great is your faithfulness
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  • Faithfulness
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  • I'm still in your hands
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  • This is my confidence
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  • You've never failed me yet
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  • - Just a heads up.
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  • Today we are continuing a teaching we started last week.
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  • If you want to catch the entire message,
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  • you can find it at www.cbglades.com.
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  • Now, go ahead and grab your Bible
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  • and something to take notes with.
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  • And let's dive into the teaching.
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  • - Now quickly, quickly.
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  • You're listening too slowly this time.
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  • I got one more observation,
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  • just kind of thinking this one through.
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  • Notice that Jesus does not let them stay
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  • on the mountaintop.
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  • They have this amazing moment with Jesus
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  • and they're seeing his divinity confirmed.
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  • And this booming voice from Heaven saying this is my son
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  • who I love.
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  • Listen to him.
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  • And here's Moses and Elijah,
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  • and they're freakin' out.
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  • And by the way, preachers always like to bust on Peter.
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  • He's an easy target.
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  • It's not hard right.
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  • And they bust on him in this story.
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  • I think they should and they do
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  • because something he suggests here.
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  • In fact, let me come back and revisit these verses.
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  • Verse five.
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  • Peter said to Jesus,
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  • Rabbi, it's good for us to be here.
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  • Let's stop.
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  • It's good for us to be...
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  • Is that the greatest understatement in the whole Bible?
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  • Yes, it's good for us to be here, duh.
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  • And then he says let us put up three shelters,
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  • one for you, one for Moses,
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  • one for Elijah.
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  • Man, this is so awesome Jesus.
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  • This is great, look at this.
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  • Let's go to Bass Pro and buy some tents and camping gear
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  • and making S'mores.
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  • Just camp out.
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  • And the next verse says why he said this.
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  • He said it because he didn't know what to say.
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  • You know anybody like that?
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  • They cannot handle dead air in a conversation?
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  • You know someone like that?
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  • They just can't handle like dead air.
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  • They gotta say something.
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  • It was something stupid and he's doing that.
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  • But look,
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  • let's cut him some slack.
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  • This is not a half bad idea.
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  • Come on Christian.
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  • You're on a mountaintop with Jesus.
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  • Let's just stop right there.
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  • You're on a mountaintop, Stacey, with Jesus.
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  • And all of a sudden his face glows like the sun
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  • and here's Moses and Elijah.
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  • I'm not leaving that.
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  • I'm gonna stay there as long as God will let me stay there.
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  • So it's not a bad idea.
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  • But you notice,
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  • Jesus disallows it.
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  • And it says in all three accounts
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  • that immediately he takes him from the mountaintop where?
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  • Valley.
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  • Takes about a day to climb down.
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  • Valley, so they're exhausted to the valley.
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  • What's going on in the valley?
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  • Chaos.
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  • You can read it.
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  • Read it in Mark,
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  • read it in Matthew,
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  • read it in Luke.
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  • One story always follows the other.
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  • Mountaintop to the valley.
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  • What's taking place in the valley?
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  • They're the multitude and nine frustrated disciples.
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  • Why, all these people with diseases and sickness,
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  • and they're marginalized,
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  • and they're broken,
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  • and there's like one dad in particular.
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  • He's a desperate dad 'cause his kid's like a middle schooler
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  • and he has this issue.
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  • He has seizures and maybe it's demonic,
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  • or maybe it's some illness.
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  • I don't know.
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  • But the disciples typically have authority over illness
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  • and demons.
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  • But they can't help this kid.
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  • And the moment you can't step up,
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  • there's always a hater out there to criticize you.
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  • And there's some anti-Jesus haters going
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  • a-ha, bogus.
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  • You can't help this guy, bogus.
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  • And there's all this like negativity.
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  • It's all in the valley.
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  • It's all in the valley.
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  • So Jesus makes them go to the valley.
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  • He makes them leave the mountaintop moment
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  • to go to the valley of human need.
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  • Why?
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  • I like the question why.
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  • Why?
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  • It doesn't say but guess what,
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  • in this one I'm pretty confident, here's why.
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  • He's establishing our kingdom priorities.
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  • Listen to me.
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  • Listen, listen this is important.
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  • Mountaintop moments,
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  • you gotta have 'em.
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  • They keep you spiritually healthy.
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  • I'll tell you one for me man, I worship.
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  • I love our worship at CBG.
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  • Now I don't love our worship because I'm a singer.
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  • (congregation clapping)
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  • Some of you all down front,
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  • you've sat near me or next to me when I sing.
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  • It's not pretty when I sing.
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  • I'm not blessed with a voice at all.
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  • But the Bible says what?
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  • Make a joyful noise.
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  • I am a joyful noise maker, right.
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • And for me, music's a powerful thing.
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  • So sometimes our worship is so good,
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  • and I'm a Christ follower,
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  • and I'm engaged.
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  • And worship for me is powerful.
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  • It's kind of a mountaintop kind of thing.
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  • And during worship sometimes,
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  • it's so emotional, Mary,
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  • I get a little glimpse what it means.
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  • I see his divinity in a new way.
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  • It's just so powerful.
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  • Our worship is so good.
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  • So why don't we just do church for like eight hours long
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  • and just worship and worship and worship?
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  • And then someone get up and teach,
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  • and teach with complexity and sophistication,
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  • and original language,
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  • and theological jargon,
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  • because that would feed Christians.
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  • We'd go deeper.
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  • Some church's gotta do that.
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  • I'm not jamming other churches.
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  • But we fixate on the mountaintop
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  • and we forget the mission.
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  • And what Jesus is doing in my mind,
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  • he's establishing kingdom priorities.
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  • You gotta have the mountaintop.
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  • You gotta have the prayer.
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  • You gotta have the fellowship.
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  • You gotta hang out with cool Christian people
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  • that stimulate you and inspire you.
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  • You gotta have the worship.
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  • But after we have the worship,
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  • we go to the valley,
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  • roll up our sleeves,
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  • get down and dirty.
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  • We're on a rescue mission.
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  • That is job number one for the church.
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  • And listen,
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  • you won't understand our church.
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  • We will confuse you.
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  • You won't get CBG or this pastor
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  • unless you get that priority.
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  • 'Cause I think Jesus made that clear
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  • more than a few times.
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  • Why did he choose Peter, James, and John?
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  • I don't know.
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  • But here's one theory.
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  • I've not heard anyone say this theory.
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  • But here's one reason why I believe.
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  • We got lots of information about their call.
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  • When Jesus first initially invited them to follow him.
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  • See we don't have information about how he called,
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  • I don't know, Bartholomew,
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  • or Thomas,
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  • or Judas.
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  • But we have lots of information how he called P, J, and J.
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  • Remember the story?
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  • They were fishermen.
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  • They were fishing.
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  • By the way, fishing is the biblical sport, amen.
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  • The biblical sport.
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  • And they had caught nothing all night long.
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  • I went fishing on Friday,
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  • guess what I caught.
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  • Nothing all day long.
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  • If you're a fisherman
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  • it frustrates you like crazy.
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  • And Jesus shows up and he preaches.
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  • Then he turns to these guys.
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  • Said hey, put out your nets in the deep water for a catch.
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  • They're like dude, Jesus,
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  • that's not the time and the place to catch fish.
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  • But they catch a whole bunch of fish.
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  • So many fish, they recognize it's not good luck.
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  • It's a miracle of God.
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  • And Jesus said guess what, that's nothing.
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  • That's nothing.
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  • And then Matthew chapter four.
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  • I'm gonna show you half a verse.
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  • Matthew chapter four he says to P, J, and J.
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  • He says, come,
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  • follow me.
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  • Dot dot dot.
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  • Come follow me.
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  • It's an ellipse.
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  • That's what it's called, an ellipse right.
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  • Now you remember what he said after that?
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  • First time he calls them.
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  • First time he says you come with me.
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  • He said come follow me
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  • and I will take you to mountaintop after mountaintop,
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  • show you miracle after...
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  • Come follow me.
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  • We're gonna sing and worship.
  • 00:13:48.110 --> 00:13:49.260
  • Come follow me, we're gonna pray.
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  • Come follow me and I'm gonna teach you
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  • the scroll of Isaiah in the original Hebrew.
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  • Come follow...
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  • All those things are crucial.
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  • Don't make me say something I'm not saying.
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  • We need those things to be spiritually healthy.
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  • They frame our perspective.
  • 00:14:03.290 --> 00:14:05.180
  • But he doesn't say any of those things.
  • 00:14:05.180 --> 00:14:07.040
  • He says come follow me and you will fish for people.
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  • Now if you're not a Christian,
  • 00:14:13.030 --> 00:14:14.100
  • I go what the heck does that mean?
  • 00:14:14.100 --> 00:14:16.120
  • It's a brief parable.
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  • It's creativity to entice fishermen
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  • that there are people out there who need rescued.
  • 00:14:20.130 --> 00:14:23.050
  • There's a world out there of people that are ignorant,
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  • and poverty,
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  • and disease,
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  • and marginalized.
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  • We're on this mission of rescue.
  • 00:14:29.240 --> 00:14:32.060
  • There are people out there that
  • 00:14:32.060 --> 00:14:33.220
  • they're on their way to Hell.
  • 00:14:33.220 --> 00:14:36.120
  • And my father made 'em to go to Heaven.
  • 00:14:36.120 --> 00:14:38.280
  • And so guess what,
  • 00:14:38.280 --> 00:14:39.260
  • salvation's found in my name.
  • 00:14:39.260 --> 00:14:42.020
  • Come follow me, we'll fish for people.
  • 00:14:42.020 --> 00:14:44.070
  • Come follow me.
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  • So maybe they were blessed with a mountaintop.
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  • 'Cause Jesus thought they're gonna get the message.
  • 00:14:47.250 --> 00:14:49.160
  • See mountaintop is where the revelation happens.
  • 00:14:49.160 --> 00:14:51.280
  • That's where the miracles happen.
  • 00:14:51.280 --> 00:14:53.280
  • Mountaintop is the ministry of revelation.
  • 00:14:53.280 --> 00:14:56.110
  • But the valley is the mission of rescue.
  • 00:14:56.110 --> 00:14:58.260
  • And Jesus is making his kingdom priorities
  • 00:14:58.260 --> 00:15:01.220
  • very, very clear.
  • 00:15:01.220 --> 00:15:03.000
  • So guess what our church,
  • 00:15:03.000 --> 00:15:04.050
  • we worship man.
  • 00:15:04.050 --> 00:15:05.020
  • Our music is phenomenal.
  • 00:15:05.020 --> 00:15:06.130
  • We pray,
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  • we believe in the power of prayer.
  • 00:15:07.200 --> 00:15:08.180
  • We teach the word of God.
  • 00:15:08.180 --> 00:15:09.250
  • Our church is about two things, what.
  • 00:15:09.250 --> 00:15:11.090
  • Jesus and his...
  • 00:15:11.090 --> 00:15:12.080
  • - [Congregation] Word.
  • 00:15:12.080 --> 00:15:13.110
  • - Jesus and his word.
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  • We're a Bible based church.
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  • But make no mistake.
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  • As long as there's one man,
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  • one woman,
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  • one boy,
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  • one girl,
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  • who needs Jesus,
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  • this is a rescue mission first and foremost.
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  • (congregation clapping and cheering)
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  • So if you were here last week,
  • 00:15:30.180 --> 00:15:31.210
  • man I gave you a long list.
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  • If you're a note taker you like last week, five things.
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  • Only thing would have made it better
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  • if we had eight things for you.
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  • You like lists.
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  • Today it's one thing.
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  • God wants to bless you on the mountaintop
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  • and God wants to bless and use you in the valley.
  • 00:15:42.000 --> 00:15:46.020
  • And I use for illustration last week, mountains.
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  • If you're watching online
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  • and some mountainous place in Colorado or something,
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  • I'm from Florida man.
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  • I know nothing about mountains.
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  • It's so flat down here.
  • 00:15:54.140 --> 00:15:56.070
  • So I've been researching mountains.
  • 00:15:56.070 --> 00:15:57.220
  • And again, the most famous mountain peak on the planet
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  • has to be what?
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  • Mount, mount...
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  • - [Congregation] Everest.
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  • - Everest, Mount Everest.
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  • And if you're an alpinist...
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  • I didn't even know that word was...
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  • A climber,
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  • like a really intense mountain climber, alpinist.
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  • That's probably the mountain you want to scale
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  • at some point in your climbing career.
  • 00:16:12.240 --> 00:16:14.200
  • And of course it's very difficult.
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  • Some years, no one makes it to the summit.
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  • 29.035 feet.
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  • 2015, weather was so bad,
  • 00:16:20.210 --> 00:16:22.160
  • no one made it to the summit.
  • 00:16:22.160 --> 00:16:24.000
  • But every year for decades,
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  • someone's died trying.
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  • So it's not just difficult, it's deadly.
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  • Well, I'm researching,
  • 00:16:29.110 --> 00:16:30.190
  • find this story happened in 2004
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  • about a group of men from New Zealand.
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  • Now, Sir Edmund Hillary,
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  • the first person back in 1953 to make it to the summit,
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  • the mountaintop of Everest,
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  • he was from New Zealand.
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  • He's kind of a hero to all the climbing community,
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  • and especially New Zealanders.
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  • So four men from his country
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  • are trying to make it to the summit.
  • 00:16:47.270 --> 00:16:49.050
  • Now, a lot of people die trying.
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  • About 300 people died on the mountain.
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  • And most die at the very upper point.
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  • From 8.000 meters to the top,
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  • that's called the death zone.
  • 00:16:58.030 --> 00:16:59.190
  • And they call it the death zone because the air is so thin
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  • that the human body,
  • 00:17:03.040 --> 00:17:04.120
  • even with supplemental oxygen is not designed
  • 00:17:04.120 --> 00:17:06.100
  • to survive at that altitude.
  • 00:17:06.100 --> 00:17:08.030
  • So you want to get up to the mountaintop,
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  • and down as quickly as you can.
  • 00:17:09.180 --> 00:17:11.070
  • It still takes maybe 10, 12 hours as a norm.
  • 00:17:11.070 --> 00:17:13.270
  • So these four men are trying to go.
  • 00:17:13.270 --> 00:17:15.140
  • And the weather all of a sudden became very, very cold.
  • 00:17:15.140 --> 00:17:17.290
  • And so they're gonna start in the darkness,
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  • try to get there during the early morning,
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  • make their way back down.
  • 00:17:21.200 --> 00:17:23.030
  • As they're climbing in the darkness through the death zone,
  • 00:17:23.030 --> 00:17:24.260
  • they got to a part known as green boots cave.
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  • It's named for an Indian climber
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  • that died there at this little cave.
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  • And his body is still frozen there.
  • 00:17:34.220 --> 00:17:36.060
  • The bodies remain on Everest.
  • 00:17:36.060 --> 00:17:37.170
  • It's kind of gruesome.
  • 00:17:37.170 --> 00:17:39.000
  • And so when they got there in the darkness,
  • 00:17:39.000 --> 00:17:40.160
  • they looked and didn't just see his body.
  • 00:17:40.160 --> 00:17:42.100
  • They saw a second body.
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  • And they thought oh my gosh, another climber has perished.
  • 00:17:43.250 --> 00:17:46.060
  • Probably died yesterday.
  • 00:17:46.060 --> 00:17:47.110
  • When they got close,
  • 00:17:47.110 --> 00:17:48.170
  • they found out he was not dead.
  • 00:17:48.170 --> 00:17:50.190
  • But he was almost dead.
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  • Frostbitten and almost frozen,
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  • David Sharp was there on the mountain.
  • 00:17:55.070 --> 00:17:57.080
  • He had tried to climb the day before by himself.
  • 00:17:57.080 --> 00:17:59.120
  • The weather turned so cold,
  • 00:17:59.120 --> 00:18:00.260
  • he tried to hide in this little cave.
  • 00:18:00.260 --> 00:18:02.130
  • And he was there, almost dead.
  • 00:18:02.130 --> 00:18:04.090
  • Well the four climbers looked at him and they assessed him.
  • 00:18:04.090 --> 00:18:07.020
  • And they thought, you know,
  • 00:18:07.020 --> 00:18:09.060
  • bless his heart.
  • 00:18:09.060 --> 00:18:10.220
  • He's almost dead.
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  • He's too far gone.
  • 00:18:11.190 --> 00:18:12.250
  • And they left him
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  • and continued to climb to the summit.
  • 00:18:14.150 --> 00:18:18.010
  • Make it worse,
  • 00:18:18.010 --> 00:18:19.090
  • 30 other climbers did the exact same thing.
  • 00:18:19.090 --> 00:18:22.130
  • Some said it was too cold.
  • 00:18:22.130 --> 00:18:23.280
  • Others said it was so dark they didn't really see him.
  • 00:18:23.280 --> 00:18:25.110
  • Others thought he was dead.
  • 00:18:25.110 --> 00:18:26.170
  • Some thought he was alive,
  • 00:18:26.170 --> 00:18:27.200
  • but again, too far gone.
  • 00:18:27.200 --> 00:18:29.150
  • Now when Edmund Hillary heard about this,
  • 00:18:29.150 --> 00:18:31.110
  • he said it was pathetic.
  • 00:18:31.110 --> 00:18:33.210
  • It was a case of sorely misplaced priorities
  • 00:18:33.210 --> 00:18:36.170
  • where mountaintop fever took precedent
  • 00:18:36.170 --> 00:18:39.110
  • over a human being in need.
  • 00:18:39.110 --> 00:18:42.030
  • Now it's not that clean and clear.
  • 00:18:42.030 --> 00:18:43.170
  • As I researched this, it's controversial because
  • 00:18:43.170 --> 00:18:46.040
  • it was very, very cold.
  • 00:18:46.040 --> 00:18:47.190
  • And it's very dangerous to try to rescue someone
  • 00:18:47.190 --> 00:18:49.170
  • at that altitude.
  • 00:18:49.170 --> 00:18:50.240
  • In fact sometimes the rescuers perish
  • 00:18:50.240 --> 00:18:52.080
  • trying to rescue someone else.
  • 00:18:52.080 --> 00:18:53.230
  • And again,
  • 00:18:53.230 --> 00:18:55.000
  • you could say it was his own fault.
  • 00:18:55.000 --> 00:18:56.070
  • He's trying to climb this peak by himself.
  • 00:18:56.070 --> 00:18:58.040
  • He's ill-equipped,
  • 00:18:58.040 --> 00:18:58.290
  • he's ill-prepared.
  • 00:18:58.290 --> 00:19:00.070
  • And then he was almost dead anyways.
  • 00:19:00.070 --> 00:19:02.130
  • Now he lived another 12 hours.
  • 00:19:02.130 --> 00:19:04.010
  • But David Sharp died on that mountain.
  • 00:19:04.010 --> 00:19:07.260
  • Now I'm not a mountain climber.
  • 00:19:07.260 --> 00:19:09.090
  • Don't ever want to climb Everest.
  • 00:19:09.090 --> 00:19:10.110
  • Sounds kind of scary to me.
  • 00:19:10.110 --> 00:19:13.050
  • But this church,
  • 00:19:13.050 --> 00:19:14.030
  • make no mistake,
  • 00:19:14.030 --> 00:19:15.110
  • we will value the mountaintop moments.
  • 00:19:15.110 --> 00:19:16.270
  • But this is a rescue mission.
  • 00:19:16.270 --> 00:19:19.180
  • (congregation clapping)
  • 00:19:19.180 --> 00:19:23.190
  • And I don't care how cold.
  • 00:19:23.190 --> 00:19:25.240
  • I don't care how dark.
  • 00:19:25.240 --> 00:19:27.200
  • I don't care how risky.
  • 00:19:27.200 --> 00:19:29.150
  • I don't care how dangerous.
  • 00:19:29.150 --> 00:19:31.040
  • I'll tell you this.
  • 00:19:31.040 --> 00:19:32.130
  • There's nobody too far gone.
  • 00:19:32.130 --> 00:19:34.240
  • You might think they're too messed up.
  • 00:19:34.240 --> 00:19:36.190
  • They're too close to dead.
  • 00:19:36.190 --> 00:19:38.000
  • But if you're still breathing,
  • 00:19:38.000 --> 00:19:39.270
  • my God has a plan for you.
  • 00:19:39.270 --> 00:19:41.160
  • If you have a pulse,
  • 00:19:41.160 --> 00:19:42.190
  • my God has a purpose.
  • 00:19:42.190 --> 00:19:44.080
  • And so we are a rescue society.
  • 00:19:44.080 --> 00:19:47.060
  • And we'll climb to the mountaintop.
  • 00:19:47.060 --> 00:19:48.180
  • But we'll throw on the brakes in a heartbeat
  • 00:19:48.180 --> 00:19:50.270
  • to find someone hurting who needs to go with us.
  • 00:19:50.270 --> 00:19:54.000
  • So Jesus established clear priorities.
  • 00:19:54.000 --> 00:19:57.130
  • So here's my question.
  • 00:19:57.130 --> 00:19:58.110
  • What are you doing to help?
  • 00:19:58.110 --> 00:19:59.200
  • How are you jumping in there?
  • 00:19:59.200 --> 00:20:00.270
  • How are you serving?
  • 00:20:00.270 --> 00:20:01.290
  • What difference are you making?
  • 00:20:01.290 --> 00:20:04.010
  • 'Cause it's not just for Peter, James, and John.
  • 00:20:04.010 --> 00:20:06.010
  • We're all called as disciples of Jesus, Christian person.
  • 00:20:06.010 --> 00:20:09.120
  • We're on this global mission of rescue.
  • 00:20:09.120 --> 00:20:12.240
  • So thank you for being here.
  • 00:20:12.240 --> 00:20:14.000
  • Most of South Florida stays home.
  • 00:20:14.000 --> 00:20:15.280
  • And I don't know what they do on a Sunday morning.
  • 00:20:15.280 --> 00:20:17.180
  • You got yourself dressed,
  • 00:20:17.180 --> 00:20:18.210
  • you look awesome,
  • 00:20:18.210 --> 00:20:19.160
  • you're in church,
  • 00:20:19.160 --> 00:20:20.120
  • you brushed your teeth,
  • 00:20:20.120 --> 00:20:21.110
  • you're awesome, you're here.
  • 00:20:21.110 --> 00:20:22.190
  • Most of you guys come all the time.
  • 00:20:22.190 --> 00:20:23.260
  • You're faithful.
  • 00:20:23.260 --> 00:20:25.070
  • But these guys are serving.
  • 00:20:25.070 --> 00:20:27.180
  • This is the rescue team.
  • 00:20:27.180 --> 00:20:29.180
  • Are you doing something to help in the rescue?
  • 00:20:29.180 --> 00:20:31.060
  • Are you doing something?
  • 00:20:31.060 --> 00:20:32.040
  • Are you serving in some way?
  • 00:20:32.040 --> 00:20:33.200
  • Are you inviting people?
  • 00:20:33.200 --> 00:20:35.040
  • Are you keeping invite cards in your back pocket
  • 00:20:35.040 --> 00:20:36.230
  • inviting people all the time.
  • 00:20:36.230 --> 00:20:37.290
  • Don't be weird.
  • 00:20:37.290 --> 00:20:39.050
  • Don't be obnoxious.
  • 00:20:39.050 --> 00:20:40.220
  • But there's a world out there that needs Jesus.
  • 00:20:41.280 --> 00:20:44.280
  • And it's such a kick when God uses you,
  • 00:20:44.280 --> 00:20:47.260
  • when you put yourself out there and you help rescue someone
  • 00:20:47.260 --> 00:20:49.270
  • in Jesus' name.
  • 00:20:49.270 --> 00:20:51.200
  • Well David, look,
  • 00:20:51.200 --> 00:20:52.160
  • I'm not a singer.
  • 00:20:52.160 --> 00:20:53.210
  • I'm not a worship leader.
  • 00:20:53.210 --> 00:20:55.000
  • I'm not a pastor.
  • 00:20:55.000 --> 00:20:56.220
  • What can I do?
  • 00:20:56.220 --> 00:20:57.240
  • Man, do something.
  • 00:20:57.240 --> 00:20:59.210
  • We got an army of people man
  • 00:20:59.210 --> 00:21:00.220
  • that they park cars.
  • 00:21:00.220 --> 00:21:03.040
  • Got an army of people take care of your punk kids.
  • 00:21:03.040 --> 00:21:05.230
  • (congregation laughing)
  • 00:21:05.230 --> 00:21:06.290
  • Take care of my students on Wednesday nights,
  • 00:21:06.290 --> 00:21:08.230
  • fire technologies.
  • 00:21:08.230 --> 00:21:10.080
  • Usher, greet,
  • 00:21:11.220 --> 00:21:12.240
  • clean up after church.
  • 00:21:13.220 --> 00:21:15.260
  • This is a church on a rescue mission.
  • 00:21:15.260 --> 00:21:18.010
  • We feed the city.
  • 00:21:18.010 --> 00:21:19.090
  • We serve the city.
  • 00:21:19.090 --> 00:21:20.230
  • We run for the city.
  • 00:21:20.230 --> 00:21:22.210
  • We provide shelter, clothes,
  • 00:21:22.210 --> 00:21:25.100
  • and food for orphans in multiple countries.
  • 00:21:25.100 --> 00:21:27.290
  • We bring Bibles and the gospel to communist Cuba.
  • 00:21:27.290 --> 00:21:30.270
  • What are you doing to help out?
  • 00:21:30.270 --> 00:21:32.190
  • Some of you all are leaving early.
  • 00:21:32.190 --> 00:21:33.230
  • Don't leave early.
  • 00:21:33.230 --> 00:21:34.210
  • I need your help on this.
  • 00:21:34.210 --> 00:21:36.210
  • It's too important.
  • 00:21:36.210 --> 00:21:37.160
  • What can I do man?
  • 00:21:37.160 --> 00:21:39.210
  • What can I do?
  • 00:21:39.210 --> 00:21:40.260
  • So a young lady named Heather came to our church
  • 00:21:42.080 --> 00:21:43.170
  • a couple of years ago.
  • 00:21:43.170 --> 00:21:44.130
  • Heather's really sharp.
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  • Heather Boast is her name.
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  • I think I have a picture of her on Instagram.
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  • And Heather came.
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  • She had no church background.
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  • Her family didn't come to this church.
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  • No friends came to this church.
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  • Sharp, young,
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  • single adult.
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  • She thought I've heard a lot about Church By The Glades.
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  • I see T-shirts flipping everywhere.
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  • I'm gonna come try it out.
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  • So she parked her car,
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  • found a place to go,
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  • walked in with the tunnel.
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  • She sat there and said the sermon was so sensational,
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  • she had to get saved.
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  • Somebody snickering back there?
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  • Who's snickering back there.
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  • No, that's not what she said at all.
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  • I wish she said that.
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  • She said the big room was great.
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  • But what got her attention was
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  • the people who are at the hospitality table
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  • just all happy and taking care of people.
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  • She goes I really found my own seat.
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  • It wasn't the usher,
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  • but I just saw how much they were enjoying
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  • what they were doing.
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  • I started to volunteer.
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  • She wasn't even a Christian yet,
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  • started to volunteer.
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  • And about six months later,
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  • she gave her heart to Christ and she was baptized.
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  • And now Heather's on staff here.
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  • It started because somebody was out there
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  • doing a small thing well.
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  • 'Cause this person realized a small thing was
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  • part of a rescue mission.
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  • So why did Jesus have Peter, James, and John
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  • on the mountaintop?
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  • Was it favorites?
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  • Closest?
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  • Need the extra help?
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  • I'll tell you, here's why definitively.
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  • He invited them,
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  • he had them on the mountaintop.
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  • But they were there seeing the miracle,
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  • seeing his face shine like a star,
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  • seeing Moses and Elijah,
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  • fishing out their Ray-Bans.
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  • They were there for one reason.
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  • He asked.
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  • They were the ones he invited.
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  • And they said yes,
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  • the invitation of Jesus.
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  • So I want to end this with an invitation.
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  • I'm gonna pray and every campus,
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  • there'll be nice folks
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  • as soon as I say amen at the edge of the stage.
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  • And if you don't know for certain and sure
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  • that you have a relationship with God through Jesus Christ,
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  • this is your day to climb that mountain.
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  • This is your day to say yes to forgiveness,
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  • yes to salvation,
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  • now right way,
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  • as I say that,
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  • you're trying to self excuse going
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  • oh but David look,
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  • I've made some mistakes in my life,
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  • some sin,
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  • or maybe it's not even that.
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  • Maybe you're just...
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  • Look, David I can't ever ascend or elevate my life
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  • because that's just not my life.
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  • You don't know the way I grew up.
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  • You don't know the way I've been put down and beat down.
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  • You don't know what I battle with and for gener...
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  • Maybe that's the case.
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  • Maybe you're an alcoholic
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  • but your dad was an alcoholic.
  • 00:23:52.130 --> 00:23:54.170
  • Maybe you're addicted,
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  • but your dad,
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  • and your grandad,
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  • and your great grandad...
  • 00:23:57.080 --> 00:23:58.060
  • Addiction runs in your family.
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  • So you're like man based on where I was born,
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  • how I grew up,
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  • I can never ascend.
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  • God's inviting you to the mountaintop.
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  • It will change your perspective forever.
  • 00:24:07.150 --> 00:24:09.030
  • In fact in that brief video,
  • 00:24:09.030 --> 00:24:10.170
  • I went on YouTube and found some people with GoPros
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  • who made it to the top of the summit of Everest.
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  • And I didn't even know what I'd found.
  • 00:24:15.120 --> 00:24:17.170
  • That first young man that spoke in broken English.
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  • He's an Indian national.
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  • I'm gonna mess up his name.
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  • I read it every time and probably still get it wrong.
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  • Anand Kumar.
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  • And in the description of the video,
  • 00:24:27.030 --> 00:24:28.260
  • it just said briefly,
  • 00:24:28.260 --> 00:24:30.030
  • he was the first Dalit, D-A-L-I-T,
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  • first Dalit ever to make it to the summit of Everest.
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  • Now your pastor didn't have the good sense
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  • to go look up what a Dalit was.
  • 00:24:36.020 --> 00:24:38.100
  • But a member of our video team did,
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  • one of those rescue people.
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  • And here's what we found out.
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  • A Dalit translates loosely as an untouchable.
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  • Now you recall for history for generations
  • 00:24:47.210 --> 00:24:51.020
  • in Indian society,
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  • in that Hindu mindset,
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  • there's a caste system.
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  • And based on your family and birth origin,
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  • you're relegated to a caste.
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  • If you're at the upper caste,
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  • you have opportunity,
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  • and you can advance.
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  • But the lower your caste,
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  • the less opportunity you have.
  • 00:25:05.170 --> 00:25:07.090
  • At the lowest level...
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  • You can never work your way out of your caste by the way.
  • 00:25:08.240 --> 00:25:10.090
  • You can never like go to school and roll up your sleeves
  • 00:25:10.090 --> 00:25:12.030
  • and go from one caste to the next caste.
  • 00:25:12.030 --> 00:25:13.180
  • No, you're resigned your entire life to your caste
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  • based on your family.
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  • And the lowest of the low are called the untouchables.
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  • Historically relegated to jobs like sanitation and sewage.
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  • But the Indian government has been reaching out
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  • to some of these Dalits,
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  • these untouchables and taking them to school,
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  • and providing opportunities,
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  • and challenging them to get better.
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  • And to the best of the best,
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  • they gave some of these teenagers a chance to scale Everest.
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  • And this is the first young man,
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  • he's 16,
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  • to make it to the top,
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  • the highest point on the earth.
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  • Now I'm just here thinking
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  • that's what God wants to do for somebody.
  • 00:25:46.030 --> 00:25:47.290
  • I know life has beat you down
  • 00:25:47.290 --> 00:25:49.130
  • and life has told you you'll never achieve,
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  • and you'll never ascend.
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  • But my God's inviting you to the mountaintop.
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  • He wants your life to be glorious.
  • 00:25:54.150 --> 00:25:56.260
  • He wants to show you revelation and miracles
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  • you cannot imagine.
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  • But you can have the courage to climb.
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  • So at your campus,
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  • if you're at a prison campus right now,
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  • you feel like you're so limited,
  • 00:26:05.080 --> 00:26:06.160
  • you're so marginalized by your environment,
  • 00:26:06.160 --> 00:26:08.070
  • my God is so much bigger than your environment.
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  • Nothing can limit the unlimited God.
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  • If you're at downtown Fort Lauderdale,
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  • Sample Road and Lake Worth watching on TV,
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  • this is your time to give your heart to Jesus.
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  • And here at Sample Road I'm gonna pray.
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  • Then you gotta make your move.
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  • I know you're feeling like oh I can't do this man.
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  • I can't.
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  • Prayer partners come on.
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  • Prayer partners come on right now.
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  • I'm gonna pray, prayer partners, run.
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  • Come on give it up for our prayer partners right here,
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  • These nice people are here to help you navigate.
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  • If you're not certain and sure you're saved,
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  • this is your day to nail it down.
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  • This is gonna be your mountaintop.
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  • I'm gonna pray, you come.
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  • Father God, right now some nice people
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  • are taking their place at the edge of the stages
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  • at every campus.
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  • And they're there for one purpose,
  • 00:26:48.010 --> 00:26:49.130
  • to help smart people navigate their God decision.
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  • So Father I pray for someone who recognizes
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  • their moment in destiny.
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  • This is their time to summit.
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  • This is a fleeting window.
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  • And they're gonna say yes,
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  • and you're gonna bless.
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  • We're about to soar.
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  • We're about to elevate.
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  • In Jesus' name,
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  • we're about to rise.
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  • - We would love to meet you
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  • and our campuses are the perfect place to make that happen.
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  • We have multiple locations here in South Florida,
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  • and a ton of services over the weekend
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  • you can choose from.
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  • Just go to www.cbglades.com,
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  • and there you'll find our times,
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  • directions,
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  • and more information about who we are.
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  • (upbeat music)
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