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The Difference: Ryan Ries | Reckless Relentless Redeemed

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October 9, 2020
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  • ♪ MUSIC ♪
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  • ♪ MUSIC ♪MATT HAGEE: GOD FORGIVES.
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  • MATT HAGEE: GOD FORGIVES.GOD HEALS.
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  • GOD HEALS.BUT WHAT IF YOU FEEL LIKE
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  • BUT WHAT IF YOU FEEL LIKEYOU'VE GONE TOO FAR FOR EVEN
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  • YOU'VE GONE TOO FAR FOR EVENHIM TO FORGIVE YOU?
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  • HIM TO FORGIVE YOU?STAY RIGHT HERE.
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  • STAY RIGHT HERE.YOU'RE WATCHING
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  • YOU'RE WATCHING"THE DIFFERENCE."
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  • "THE DIFFERENCE."♪ MUSIC ♪
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  • ♪ MUSIC ♪MATT HAGEE: THE BIBLE TELLS US
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  • MATT HAGEE: THE BIBLE TELLS USIN THE BOOK OF ROMANS 10,
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  • IN THE BOOK OF ROMANS 10,"WHOSOEVER SHALL CALL UPON
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  • "WHOSOEVER SHALL CALL UPONTHE NAME OF THE LORD
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  • THE NAME OF THE LORDSHALL BE SAVED."
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  • SHALL BE SAVED."KENDAL HAGEE: ON TODAY'S SHOW,
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  • KENDAL HAGEE: ON TODAY'S SHOW,YOU'RE GOING TO HEAR A POWERFUL
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  • YOU'RE GOING TO HEAR A POWERFULTESTIMONY FROM RYAN RIES,
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  • TESTIMONY FROM RYAN RIES,CO-FOUNDER OF "THE WHOSOEVERS."
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  • CO-FOUNDER OF "THE WHOSOEVERS."HE'S GOING TO SHARE HIS STORY
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  • HE'S GOING TO SHARE HIS STORYON HOW GOD PULLED HIM OUT
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  • ON HOW GOD PULLED HIM OUTOF ONE OF THE DARKEST PLACES
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  • OF ONE OF THE DARKEST PLACESIN HIS LIFE AND SAVED HIM
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  • IN HIS LIFE AND SAVED HIMFROM A LIFE OF DESTRUCTION.
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  • FROM A LIFE OF DESTRUCTION.MATT HAGEE: IF YOU'RE NOT
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  • MATT HAGEE: IF YOU'RE NOTFOLLOWING US ON SOCIAL MEDIA,
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  • FOLLOWING US ON SOCIAL MEDIA,KEEP UP WITH THE LATEST
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  • KEEP UP WITH THE LATESTINFORMATION RIGHT HERE ON
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  • INFORMATION RIGHT HERE ON"THE DIFFERENCE."
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  • "THE DIFFERENCE."NO MATTER YOUR PLATFORM,
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  • NO MATTER YOUR PLATFORM,WE'RE THERE.
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  • WE'RE THERE.TAKE A LOOK AT THIS.
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  • TAKE A LOOK AT THIS.♪ MUSIC ♪
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  • ♪ MUSIC ♪"THE DIFFERENCE"
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  • "THE DIFFERENCE"WITH MATT AND KENDAL HAGEE.
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  • WITH MATT AND KENDAL HAGEE.DO YOU WANT TO LEARN MORE
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  • DO YOU WANT TO LEARN MOREABOUT THE SHOW?
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  • ABOUT THE SHOW?FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
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  • FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIAON FACEBOOK
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  • ON FACEBOOK@MATT AND KENDAL HAGEE,
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  • @MATT AND KENDAL HAGEE,ON INSTAGRAM
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  • ON INSTAGRAM@MATT HAGEE
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  • @MATT HAGEEAND @KENDAL HAGEE,
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  • AND @KENDAL HAGEE,ON TWITTER @MATT HAGEE
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  • ON TWITTER @MATT HAGEEAND @KENDAL HAGEE.
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  • AND @KENDAL HAGEE.CONNECT,
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  • CONNECT,FOLLOW,
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  • FOLLOW,AND HAVE A CONVERSATION
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  • AND HAVE A CONVERSATIONWITH US.
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  • WITH US.WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU.
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  • WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU."THE DIFFERENCE"
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  • "THE DIFFERENCE"WITH MATT AND KENDAL HAGEE.
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  • WITH MATT AND KENDAL HAGEE.♪ MUSIC ♪
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  • ♪ MUSIC ♪MATT HAGEE: WELCOME TO
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  • MATT HAGEE: WELCOME TO"THE DIFFERENCE."
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  • "THE DIFFERENCE."OUR GUEST TODAY IS RYAN RIES.
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  • OUR GUEST TODAY IS RYAN RIES.RYAN, THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE
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  • RYAN, THANK YOU FOR BEING HEREWITH US TODAY.
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  • WITH US TODAY.KENDAL HAGEE: THANK YOU SO MUCH
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  • KENDAL HAGEE: THANK YOU SO MUCHFOR JOINING US.
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  • FOR JOINING US.MATT HAGEE: SO NOW YOU HAVE
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  • MATT HAGEE: SO NOW YOU HAVEQUITE A STORY THAT STARTS
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  • QUITE A STORY THAT STARTSREALLY IN YOUR CHILDHOOD.
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  • REALLY IN YOUR CHILDHOOD.WHERE DID YOU GROW UP?
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  • WHERE DID YOU GROW UP?HOW DID YOU GROW UP?
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  • HOW DID YOU GROW UP?AND WHERE DID THAT TAKE YOU
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  • AND WHERE DID THAT TAKE YOUIN LIFE?
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  • IN LIFE?RYAN RIES: I GREW UP IN
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  • RYAN RIES: I GREW UP INLOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.
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  • LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.AND UM,
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  • AND UM,I GREW UP SKATEBOARDING,
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  • I GREW UP SKATEBOARDING,AND SURFING,
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  • AND SURFING,AND ALL THAT KIND OF STUFF.
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  • AND ALL THAT KIND OF STUFF.AND MY BROTHERS WERE ALL PART
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  • AND MY BROTHERS WERE ALL PARTOF THE PUNK ROCK AND SKIN HEAD
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  • OF THE PUNK ROCK AND SKIN HEADMOVEMENT IN THE 80'S,
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  • MOVEMENT IN THE 80'S,SO VERY IMMERSED IN THE
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  • SO VERY IMMERSED IN THEHOLLYWOOD AND MUSIC INDUSTRY.
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  • HOLLYWOOD AND MUSIC INDUSTRY.AND UH --
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  • AND UH --MATT HAGEE: SO YOU'RE
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  • MATT HAGEE: SO YOU'REKIND OF PART OF THAT CALIFORNIA
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  • KIND OF PART OF THAT CALIFORNIACULTURE?
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  • CULTURE?RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH, YEAH;
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  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH, YEAH;I GUESS SO, YEAH.
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  • I GUESS SO, YEAH.I JUST KIND OF GREW UP IN THAT,
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  • I JUST KIND OF GREW UP IN THAT,THAT WHOLE SCENE.
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  • THAT WHOLE SCENE.AND MY DAD WAS A --
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  • AND MY DAD WAS A --HE WAS A PASTOR.
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  • HE WAS A PASTOR.HE FOUND GOD AT LIKE LATER ON
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  • HE FOUND GOD AT LIKE LATER ONIN LIFE,
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  • IN LIFE,BUT I DIDN'T WANT ANYTHING
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  • BUT I DIDN'T WANT ANYTHINGTO DO WITH GOD GROWING UP.
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  • TO DO WITH GOD GROWING UP.I JUST, UM,
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  • I JUST, UM,YOU KNOW WHEN YOU GROW UP
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  • YOU KNOW WHEN YOU GROW UPIN THE CHURCH,
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  • IN THE CHURCH,THEY'RE LIKE,
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  • THEY'RE LIKE,OKAY; GO TO CHURCH,
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  • OKAY; GO TO CHURCH,LISTEN TO CHRISTIAN MUSIC,
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  • LISTEN TO CHRISTIAN MUSIC,STAY AWAY FROM THE WORLD.
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  • STAY AWAY FROM THE WORLD.AND I'M I WAS ALWAYS MORE
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  • AND I'M I WAS ALWAYS MOREINTERESTED IN LIKE, YOU KNOW,
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  • INTERESTED IN LIKE, YOU KNOW,THE SHINY OBJECTS.
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  • THE SHINY OBJECTS.AND WELL,
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  • AND WELL,WHY CAN'T I GET INVOLVED WITH
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  • WHY CAN'T I GET INVOLVED WITHTHAT STUFF?
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  • THAT STUFF?SO FROM A YOUNG AGE,
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  • SO FROM A YOUNG AGE,I WENT AFTER THE THINGS
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  • I WENT AFTER THE THINGSOF THE FLESH,
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  • OF THE FLESH,YOU KNOW THE LUST OF THE EYE,
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  • YOU KNOW THE LUST OF THE EYE,THAT PART OF LIFE,
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  • THAT PART OF LIFE,THE LUST OF THE FLESH.
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  • THE LUST OF THE FLESH.AND UM,
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  • AND UM,I JUST IMMERSED MYSELF
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  • I JUST IMMERSED MYSELFIN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
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  • IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRYFROM A YOUNG AGE.
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  • FROM A YOUNG AGE.AND I GOT CAUGHT UP IN A LOT
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  • AND I GOT CAUGHT UP IN A LOTOF PORNOGRAPHY.
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  • OF PORNOGRAPHY.AND YOU KNOW THIS WAS WHEN PORN
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  • AND YOU KNOW THIS WAS WHEN PORNWAS ON PAPER.
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  • WAS ON PAPER.NOW IT'S LIKE ON OUR PHONES.
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  • NOW IT'S LIKE ON OUR PHONES.YOU CAN GO OUT TO ANYTHING
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  • YOU CAN GO OUT TO ANYTHINGYOU WANT.
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  • YOU WANT.AND THE STARTING AGE IS NOW,
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  • AND THE STARTING AGE IS NOW,I THINK,
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  • I THINK,LIKE SEVEN OR EIGHT YEARS OLD.
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  • LIKE SEVEN OR EIGHT YEARS OLD.IT'S CRAZY, THE EPIDEMIC.
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  • IT'S CRAZY, THE EPIDEMIC.MATT HAGEE: I THINK THAT'S AN
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  • MATT HAGEE: I THINK THAT'S ANIMPORTANT POINT YOU BRING OUT
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  • IMPORTANT POINT YOU BRING OUTIS THE ACCESSIBILITY
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  • IS THE ACCESSIBILITYTO PORNOGRAPHY THESE DAYS IS
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  • TO PORNOGRAPHY THESE DAYS ISA THOUSAND TIMES WORSE THAN
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  • A THOUSAND TIMES WORSE THANWHAT IT WAS 20 YEARS AGO.
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  • WHAT IT WAS 20 YEARS AGO.RYAN RIES: IT'S REALLY
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  • RYAN RIES: IT'S REALLYHORRIBLE.
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  • HORRIBLE.MATT HAGEE: YOU KNOW IT WAS AT
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  • MATT HAGEE: YOU KNOW IT WAS ATA POINT IN TIME WHERE YOU HAD
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  • A POINT IN TIME WHERE YOU HADTO WORK AT FINDING PORNOGRAPHY.
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  • TO WORK AT FINDING PORNOGRAPHY.NOW IT FINDS YOU; YOU KNOW?
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  • NOW IT FINDS YOU; YOU KNOW?SO YOU WERE BASICALLY CAUGHT UP
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  • SO YOU WERE BASICALLY CAUGHT UPIN THE TRAPPINGS OF THE WORLD
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  • IN THE TRAPPINGS OF THE WORLDTHAT YOU SAW AROUND YOU.
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  • THAT YOU SAW AROUND YOU.AND WHERE DID THAT TAKE YOU?
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  • AND WHERE DID THAT TAKE YOU?RYAN RIES: WELL, FROM THERE,
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  • RYAN RIES: WELL, FROM THERE,YOU KNOW THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL,
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  • YOU KNOW THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL,I ENDED UP GETTING KICKED OUT
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  • I ENDED UP GETTING KICKED OUTOF SCHOOL.
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  • OF SCHOOL.I WAS NEVER GOOD IN SCHOOL.
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  • I WAS NEVER GOOD IN SCHOOL.I WAS IN MORE OF THE SPECIAL ED
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  • I WAS IN MORE OF THE SPECIAL EDCLASSES AND STUFF.
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  • CLASSES AND STUFF.I WAS VERY PASSIONATE,
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  • I WAS VERY PASSIONATE,BUT I WASN'T REALLY
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  • BUT I WASN'T REALLYA SCHOOL GUY.
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  • A SCHOOL GUY.SO WHEN I GOT KICKED OUT
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  • SO WHEN I GOT KICKED OUTOF SCHOOL,
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  • OF SCHOOL,I ENDED UP IN HOLLYWOOD.
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  • I ENDED UP IN HOLLYWOOD.AND I STARTED PRODUCING
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  • AND I STARTED PRODUCINGMY OWN -- I WAS DOING LIKE
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  • MY OWN -- I WAS DOING LIKEELECTRONIC EVENTS,
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  • ELECTRONIC EVENTS,PUNK ROCK SHOWS
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  • PUNK ROCK SHOWSAND ELECTRONIC SHOWS,
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  • AND ELECTRONIC SHOWS,BECAUSE I'VE ALWAYS HAD
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  • BECAUSE I'VE ALWAYS HADA DESIRE TO BRING PEOPLE
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  • A DESIRE TO BRING PEOPLETOGETHER, AND UH,
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  • TOGETHER, AND UH,TO HAVE A GOOD TIME.
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  • TO HAVE A GOOD TIME.AND FROM THERE,
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  • AND FROM THERE,THAT LED ME TO START MANAGING
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  • THAT LED ME TO START MANAGINGTHE NUMBER ONE SKATEBOARD TEAM
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  • THE NUMBER ONE SKATEBOARD TEAMIN THE WORLD.
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  • IN THE WORLD.I STARTED DOING MUSIC FESTIVALS
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  • I STARTED DOING MUSIC FESTIVALSFOR THEM,
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  • FOR THEM,AND JUST TOURING THE WORLD LIKE
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  • AND JUST TOURING THE WORLD LIKEWITH SOME OF THE BIGGEST ROCK
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  • WITH SOME OF THE BIGGEST ROCKAND HIP HOP BANDS
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  • AND HIP HOP BANDSON THE PLANET.
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  • ON THE PLANET.MATT HAGEE: SO IN TERMS
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  • MATT HAGEE: SO IN TERMSOF THAT CULTURE,
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  • OF THAT CULTURE,YOU ARE WHAT YOU SAW AS
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  • YOU ARE WHAT YOU SAW ASSUCCESS.
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  • SUCCESS.RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH.
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  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH.MATT HAGEE: YOU HAD THE
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  • MATT HAGEE: YOU HAD THEOPPORTUNITY TO EITHER CLIMB
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  • OPPORTUNITY TO EITHER CLIMBTHAT LADDER AND GET TO
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  • THAT LADDER AND GET TOTHE PLACE WHERE MOST PEOPLE
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  • THE PLACE WHERE MOST PEOPLEREALLY WANTED TO BE.
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  • REALLY WANTED TO BE.RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH.
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  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH.THAT WAS MY --
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  • THAT WAS MY --THAT WAS MY NICHE.
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  • THAT WAS MY NICHE.I JUST, LIKE I SAID,
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  • I JUST, LIKE I SAID,I'VE ALWAYS BEEN, UM,
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  • I'VE ALWAYS BEEN, UM,A PEOPLE PERSON,
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  • A PEOPLE PERSON,A CONNECTOR,
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  • A CONNECTOR,AND WAS ABLE TO PRODUCE EVENTS.
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  • AND WAS ABLE TO PRODUCE EVENTS.MATT HAGEE: PARTIES.
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  • MATT HAGEE: PARTIES.RYAN RIES: YEAH, I WAS A PARTY.
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  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, I WAS A PARTY.MATT HAGEE: YOU WERE A PARTY
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  • MATT HAGEE: YOU WERE A PARTYPERSON.
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  • PERSON.KENDAL HAGEE: AND WHAT ABOUT
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  • KENDAL HAGEE: AND WHAT ABOUTYOUR DAD?
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  • YOUR DAD?HOW WAS HE DURING ALL OF THIS,
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  • HOW WAS HE DURING ALL OF THIS,BEING A PASTOR AND WATCHING YOU
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  • BEING A PASTOR AND WATCHING YOUDO ALL THE WORLDLY THINGS?
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  • DO ALL THE WORLDLY THINGS?WHAT WAS HE DOING;
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  • WHAT WAS HE DOING;THE CHURCH THINKING?
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  • THE CHURCH THINKING?RYAN RIES: WELL SEE WHAT'S
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  • RYAN RIES: WELL SEE WHAT'SINTERESTING ABOUT MY DAD --
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  • INTERESTING ABOUT MY DAD --SO HE HAD A MOVIE COME OUT
  • 00:04:09.510 --> 00:04:10.177
  • SO HE HAD A MOVIE COME OUTIN THE 80'S,
  • 00:04:10.177 --> 00:04:10.744
  • IN THE 80'S,"FEAR TO FREEDOM."
  • 00:04:10.744 --> 00:04:11.779
  • "FEAR TO FREEDOM."SO HE WAS A --
  • 00:04:11.779 --> 00:04:13.147
  • SO HE WAS A --HE HAD A MEGA CHURCH AND
  • 00:04:13.147 --> 00:04:14.581
  • HE HAD A MEGA CHURCH ANDSTILL DOES OVER IN CALIFORNIA.
  • 00:04:14.581 --> 00:04:16.183
  • STILL DOES OVER IN CALIFORNIA.BUT HE WAS DOING CRUSADES
  • 00:04:16.183 --> 00:04:16.850
  • BUT HE WAS DOING CRUSADESDURING THAT TIME TOO,
  • 00:04:16.850 --> 00:04:17.951
  • DURING THAT TIME TOO,BUT THEY WERE VERY PUNK ROCK
  • 00:04:17.951 --> 00:04:18.485
  • BUT THEY WERE VERY PUNK ROCKCRUSADES.
  • 00:04:18.485 --> 00:04:20.287
  • CRUSADES.THEY HAD LIKE PUNK ROCK AND UH,
  • 00:04:20.287 --> 00:04:21.155
  • THEY HAD LIKE PUNK ROCK AND UH,NEW WAVE AND ALL THIS STUFF
  • 00:04:21.155 --> 00:04:21.755
  • NEW WAVE AND ALL THIS STUFFIN THE 80'S.
  • 00:04:21.755 --> 00:04:23.123
  • IN THE 80'S.SO HE WAS PRETTY RADICAL
  • 00:04:23.123 --> 00:04:24.091
  • SO HE WAS PRETTY RADICALHIMSELF.
  • 00:04:24.091 --> 00:04:24.858
  • HIMSELF.MATT HAGEE: HE WAS ON THE EDGE.
  • 00:04:24.858 --> 00:04:25.492
  • MATT HAGEE: HE WAS ON THE EDGE.RYAN RIES: HE WAS ON THE EDGE
  • 00:04:25.492 --> 00:04:26.126
  • RYAN RIES: HE WAS ON THE EDGEHIMSELF.
  • 00:04:26.126 --> 00:04:27.194
  • HIMSELF.SO FOR US TO GROW UP
  • 00:04:27.194 --> 00:04:27.928
  • SO FOR US TO GROW UPIN THIS ENVIRONMENT,
  • 00:04:27.928 --> 00:04:29.229
  • IN THIS ENVIRONMENT,THE ONLY DIFFERENCE IS LIKE
  • 00:04:29.229 --> 00:04:30.698
  • THE ONLY DIFFERENCE IS LIKEMY BROTHERS WERE CHRISTIANS
  • 00:04:30.698 --> 00:04:31.865
  • MY BROTHERS WERE CHRISTIANSIN THIS ENVIRONMENT,
  • 00:04:31.865 --> 00:04:32.466
  • IN THIS ENVIRONMENT,BUT I WAS LIKE,
  • 00:04:32.466 --> 00:04:34.501
  • BUT I WAS LIKE,I WANT THE FORBIDDEN FRUIT;
  • 00:04:34.501 --> 00:04:35.369
  • I WANT THE FORBIDDEN FRUIT;RIGHT?
  • 00:04:35.369 --> 00:04:36.670
  • RIGHT?SO UM, WHAT THAT --
  • 00:04:36.670 --> 00:04:37.504
  • SO UM, WHAT THAT --MATT HAGEE: THEY WERE
  • 00:04:37.504 --> 00:04:38.405
  • MATT HAGEE: THEY WEREIN THE WORLD AND NOT OF IT.
  • 00:04:38.405 --> 00:04:38.906
  • IN THE WORLD AND NOT OF IT.AND YOU WERE LIKE,
  • 00:04:38.906 --> 00:04:40.140
  • AND YOU WERE LIKE,NAH, I'LL JUST DO BOTH.
  • 00:04:40.140 --> 00:04:40.741
  • NAH, I'LL JUST DO BOTH.RYAN RIES: YEAH.
  • 00:04:40.741 --> 00:04:41.508
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH.I WANTED TO SEE WHAT THE WORLD
  • 00:04:41.508 --> 00:04:42.976
  • I WANTED TO SEE WHAT THE WORLDHAD TO OFFER; YOU KNOW,
  • 00:04:42.976 --> 00:04:43.911
  • HAD TO OFFER; YOU KNOW,CURIOSITY.
  • 00:04:43.911 --> 00:04:44.878
  • CURIOSITY.SO FROM THERE,
  • 00:04:44.878 --> 00:04:45.813
  • SO FROM THERE,I JUST STARTED MANAGING
  • 00:04:45.813 --> 00:04:47.314
  • I JUST STARTED MANAGINGA PROFESSIONAL SKATEBOARD TEAM,
  • 00:04:47.314 --> 00:04:49.450
  • A PROFESSIONAL SKATEBOARD TEAM,AND UH, JUST LIVING MY DREAM.
  • 00:04:49.450 --> 00:04:50.617
  • AND UH, JUST LIVING MY DREAM.I MEAN, FOR ME,
  • 00:04:50.617 --> 00:04:51.452
  • I MEAN, FOR ME,MY DREAM WAS TO TRAVEL
  • 00:04:51.452 --> 00:04:52.052
  • MY DREAM WAS TO TRAVELTHE WORLD,
  • 00:04:52.052 --> 00:04:53.187
  • THE WORLD,SEE THE MOST EXCLUSIVE PLACES
  • 00:04:53.187 --> 00:04:53.954
  • SEE THE MOST EXCLUSIVE PLACESIN THE WORLD,
  • 00:04:53.954 --> 00:04:56.090
  • IN THE WORLD,SURF THE MOST EXCLUSIVE SPOTS,
  • 00:04:56.090 --> 00:04:57.591
  • SURF THE MOST EXCLUSIVE SPOTS,AND UH, HAVE A GOOD TIME,
  • 00:04:57.591 --> 00:04:59.326
  • AND UH, HAVE A GOOD TIME,DRINK, GO TO PARTIES,
  • 00:04:59.326 --> 00:05:01.628
  • DRINK, GO TO PARTIES,AND BE IN THE MIX OF THE MIX
  • 00:05:01.628 --> 00:05:03.297
  • AND BE IN THE MIX OF THE MIXOF LIKE WHAT YOU SEE ON TV.
  • 00:05:03.297 --> 00:05:03.997
  • OF LIKE WHAT YOU SEE ON TV.AND THAT'S EXACTLY WHAT
  • 00:05:03.997 --> 00:05:04.331
  • AND THAT'S EXACTLY WHATHAPPENED.
  • 00:05:04.331 --> 00:05:05.599
  • HAPPENED.BUT WHAT HAPPENED IS,
  • 00:05:05.599 --> 00:05:06.300
  • BUT WHAT HAPPENED IS,DURING THAT PROCESS,
  • 00:05:06.300 --> 00:05:07.868
  • DURING THAT PROCESS,THAT EMPTY VOID IN MY LIFE,
  • 00:05:07.868 --> 00:05:09.103
  • THAT EMPTY VOID IN MY LIFE,IT JUST KEPT GETTING BIGGER
  • 00:05:09.103 --> 00:05:10.371
  • IT JUST KEPT GETTING BIGGERAND BIGGER, EMPTINESS,
  • 00:05:10.371 --> 00:05:12.106
  • AND BIGGER, EMPTINESS,LIKE, SEE IT'S --
  • 00:05:12.106 --> 00:05:12.740
  • LIKE, SEE IT'S --MATT HAGEE: MONEY DIDN'T
  • 00:05:12.740 --> 00:05:13.207
  • MATT HAGEE: MONEY DIDN'TFILL IT.
  • 00:05:13.207 --> 00:05:14.308
  • FILL IT.RELATIONSHIPS DIDN'T FILL IT.
  • 00:05:14.308 --> 00:05:15.576
  • RELATIONSHIPS DIDN'T FILL IT.SO WHAT ARE YOU TRYING TO
  • 00:05:15.576 --> 00:05:16.243
  • SO WHAT ARE YOU TRYING TOFILL IT WITH?
  • 00:05:16.243 --> 00:05:17.111
  • FILL IT WITH?RYAN RIES: SEE SIN,
  • 00:05:17.111 --> 00:05:17.745
  • RYAN RIES: SEE SIN,SIN, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:05:17.745 --> 00:05:18.779
  • SIN, YOU KNOW,AS THE BIBLE REFERS TO IT.
  • 00:05:18.779 --> 00:05:19.947
  • AS THE BIBLE REFERS TO IT.IT'S LIKE -- IT'S LIKE COTTON
  • 00:05:19.947 --> 00:05:20.481
  • IT'S LIKE -- IT'S LIKE COTTONCANDY.
  • 00:05:20.481 --> 00:05:21.115
  • CANDY.YOU KNOW THE WORLD;
  • 00:05:21.115 --> 00:05:21.915
  • YOU KNOW THE WORLD;THEY OFFER YOU THIS COTTON
  • 00:05:21.915 --> 00:05:22.416
  • THEY OFFER YOU THIS COTTONCANDY.
  • 00:05:22.416 --> 00:05:23.751
  • CANDY.I LIKE PINK COTTON CANDY
  • 00:05:23.751 --> 00:05:24.518
  • I LIKE PINK COTTON CANDYPERSONALLY.
  • 00:05:24.518 --> 00:05:25.252
  • PERSONALLY.AND YOU SEE IT,
  • 00:05:25.252 --> 00:05:26.253
  • AND YOU SEE IT,AND YOU'RE LIKE,
  • 00:05:26.253 --> 00:05:27.121
  • AND YOU'RE LIKE,THAT LOOKS AMAZING.
  • 00:05:27.121 --> 00:05:28.088
  • THAT LOOKS AMAZING.I WANT THAT; YOU KNOW?
  • 00:05:28.088 --> 00:05:28.956
  • I WANT THAT; YOU KNOW?AND YOU BUY IT,
  • 00:05:28.956 --> 00:05:30.090
  • AND YOU BUY IT,AND YOU TAKE THIS HUGE BITE,
  • 00:05:30.090 --> 00:05:31.325
  • AND YOU TAKE THIS HUGE BITE,AND YOU PUT IT IN YOUR MOUTH.
  • 00:05:31.325 --> 00:05:32.292
  • AND YOU PUT IT IN YOUR MOUTH.AND YOU THINK THAT HUGE BITE
  • 00:05:32.292 --> 00:05:33.127
  • AND YOU THINK THAT HUGE BITEIS GOING TO FILL YOU.
  • 00:05:33.127 --> 00:05:34.061
  • IS GOING TO FILL YOU.BUT WHAT HAPPENS IS IT TURNS
  • 00:05:34.061 --> 00:05:35.195
  • BUT WHAT HAPPENS IS IT TURNSINTO THESE LITTLE PEBBLES,
  • 00:05:35.195 --> 00:05:36.196
  • INTO THESE LITTLE PEBBLES,AND ITS JUST EMPTY.
  • 00:05:36.196 --> 00:05:37.431
  • AND ITS JUST EMPTY.IT'S LIKE AN EMPTY PROMISE.
  • 00:05:37.431 --> 00:05:38.098
  • IT'S LIKE AN EMPTY PROMISE.MATT HAGEE: I DON'T LIKE
  • 00:05:38.098 --> 00:05:39.032
  • MATT HAGEE: I DON'T LIKEANYTHING YOU CAN'T CHEW.
  • 00:05:39.032 --> 00:05:40.234
  • ANYTHING YOU CAN'T CHEW.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:05:40.234 --> 00:05:40.868
  • (LAUGHTER)KENDAL HAGEE: IT MELTS
  • 00:05:40.868 --> 00:05:41.568
  • KENDAL HAGEE: IT MELTSIN YOUR MOUTH BUT IT DOESN'T
  • 00:05:41.568 --> 00:05:42.436
  • IN YOUR MOUTH BUT IT DOESN'TSATISFY YOU.
  • 00:05:42.436 --> 00:05:43.270
  • SATISFY YOU.MATT HAGEE: IF IT DISAPPEARS
  • 00:05:43.270 --> 00:05:44.004
  • MATT HAGEE: IF IT DISAPPEARSBEFORE I CAN CHEW IT, I'M DONE.
  • 00:05:44.004 --> 00:05:44.638
  • BEFORE I CAN CHEW IT, I'M DONE.KENDAL HAGEE: YOU JUST KEEP ON
  • 00:05:44.638 --> 00:05:45.406
  • KENDAL HAGEE: YOU JUST KEEP ONWANTING MORE AND MORE
  • 00:05:45.406 --> 00:05:46.173
  • WANTING MORE AND MOREOF THE WHOLE PACKAGE.
  • 00:05:46.173 --> 00:05:46.974
  • OF THE WHOLE PACKAGE.RYAN RIES: THAT'S WHAT HAPPENS.
  • 00:05:46.974 --> 00:05:47.708
  • RYAN RIES: THAT'S WHAT HAPPENS.AND WHAT HAPPENS WITH THE
  • 00:05:47.708 --> 00:05:48.442
  • AND WHAT HAPPENS WITH THECOTTON CANDY IS YOU EAT IT;
  • 00:05:48.442 --> 00:05:49.109
  • COTTON CANDY IS YOU EAT IT;IT DOESN'T FILL YOU,
  • 00:05:49.109 --> 00:05:49.676
  • IT DOESN'T FILL YOU,SO YOU TAKE ANOTHER BITE.
  • 00:05:49.676 --> 00:05:50.444
  • SO YOU TAKE ANOTHER BITE.WHAT HAPPENS IS YOU EAT SO
  • 00:05:50.444 --> 00:05:51.779
  • WHAT HAPPENS IS YOU EAT SOMUCH; YOU END UP GETTING SICK.
  • 00:05:51.779 --> 00:05:52.346
  • MUCH; YOU END UP GETTING SICK.AND YOU'RE LIKE,
  • 00:05:52.346 --> 00:05:53.647
  • AND YOU'RE LIKE,I CAN'T EVEN FINISH THIS BAG.
  • 00:05:53.647 --> 00:05:54.281
  • I CAN'T EVEN FINISH THIS BAG.AND THAT'S THE SAME THING
  • 00:05:54.281 --> 00:05:54.948
  • AND THAT'S THE SAME THINGWITH SIN.
  • 00:05:54.948 --> 00:05:55.916
  • WITH SIN.AND THAT WAS MY LIFE,
  • 00:05:55.916 --> 00:05:57.084
  • AND THAT WAS MY LIFE,BECAUSE I WAS TAKING THE BODY
  • 00:05:57.084 --> 00:05:57.851
  • BECAUSE I WAS TAKING THE BODYAPPETITES,
  • 00:05:57.851 --> 00:05:58.552
  • APPETITES,THE LUSTS OF THE EYE,
  • 00:05:58.552 --> 00:05:59.620
  • THE LUSTS OF THE EYE,THE PART OF THE LIFE THAT LUSTS
  • 00:05:59.620 --> 00:06:01.054
  • THE PART OF THE LIFE THAT LUSTSTHE FLESH, GIRLS, MONEY,
  • 00:06:01.054 --> 00:06:03.023
  • THE FLESH, GIRLS, MONEY,SUCCESS, DRUGS, ALCOHOL.
  • 00:06:03.023 --> 00:06:04.291
  • SUCCESS, DRUGS, ALCOHOL.I COULDN'T DO ENOUGH OF ANY
  • 00:06:04.291 --> 00:06:05.325
  • I COULDN'T DO ENOUGH OF ANYOF THAT STUFF.
  • 00:06:05.325 --> 00:06:06.427
  • OF THAT STUFF.AND I JUST FELT LIKE I WAS
  • 00:06:06.427 --> 00:06:08.562
  • AND I JUST FELT LIKE I WASJUST TOTALLY EMPTY, HONESTLY,
  • 00:06:08.562 --> 00:06:10.264
  • JUST TOTALLY EMPTY, HONESTLY,LIKE A DEAD MAN WALKING PRETTY
  • 00:06:10.264 --> 00:06:10.864
  • LIKE A DEAD MAN WALKING PRETTYMUCH.
  • 00:06:10.864 --> 00:06:11.465
  • MUCH.MATT HAGEE: YEAH,
  • 00:06:11.465 --> 00:06:12.566
  • MATT HAGEE: YEAH,AND IT ALMOST LED
  • 00:06:12.566 --> 00:06:14.034
  • AND IT ALMOST LEDTO YOUR DEATH.
  • 00:06:14.034 --> 00:06:14.635
  • TO YOUR DEATH.RYAN RIES: A COUPLE OF TIMES,
  • 00:06:14.635 --> 00:06:15.135
  • RYAN RIES: A COUPLE OF TIMES,YEAH.
  • 00:06:15.135 --> 00:06:15.669
  • YEAH.YEAH.
  • 00:06:15.669 --> 00:06:17.438
  • YEAH.SO I OD'D A COUPLE OF TIMES.
  • 00:06:17.438 --> 00:06:18.038
  • SO I OD'D A COUPLE OF TIMES.AND THEN, UM,
  • 00:06:18.038 --> 00:06:20.240
  • AND THEN, UM,MY LAST SITUATION.
  • 00:06:20.240 --> 00:06:20.974
  • MY LAST SITUATION.NOW UP TO THAT POINT,
  • 00:06:20.974 --> 00:06:22.109
  • NOW UP TO THAT POINT,I HAD PROBABLY LOST 16 FRIENDS
  • 00:06:22.109 --> 00:06:23.710
  • I HAD PROBABLY LOST 16 FRIENDSTO SUICIDE AND DRUG OVER DOSE.
  • 00:06:23.710 --> 00:06:24.578
  • TO SUICIDE AND DRUG OVER DOSE.NOW, IF YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT
  • 00:06:24.578 --> 00:06:26.013
  • NOW, IF YOU WERE TALKING ABOUTFAMOUS MUSICIANS,
  • 00:06:26.013 --> 00:06:26.814
  • FAMOUS MUSICIANS,A LOT OF THE PEOPLE YOU READ
  • 00:06:26.814 --> 00:06:29.550
  • A LOT OF THE PEOPLE YOU READABOUT IN THE NEWS NOW, UM,
  • 00:06:29.550 --> 00:06:32.252
  • ABOUT IN THE NEWS NOW, UM,ARTISTS, UM, SKATEBOARDERS.
  • 00:06:32.252 --> 00:06:32.719
  • ARTISTS, UM, SKATEBOARDERS.I'M NOT TALKING ABOUT
  • 00:06:32.719 --> 00:06:33.854
  • I'M NOT TALKING ABOUTCRACK HEAD BOB IN THE CORNER.
  • 00:06:33.854 --> 00:06:35.389
  • CRACK HEAD BOB IN THE CORNER.I'M TALK ABOUT PEACEMAKERS.
  • 00:06:35.389 --> 00:06:36.089
  • I'M TALK ABOUT PEACEMAKERS.MATT HAGEE: YOU'RE TALKING
  • 00:06:36.089 --> 00:06:36.757
  • MATT HAGEE: YOU'RE TALKINGABOUT PEOPLE WHO HAD IT ALL.
  • 00:06:36.757 --> 00:06:37.291
  • ABOUT PEOPLE WHO HAD IT ALL.RYAN RIES: YEAH, EXACTLY.
  • 00:06:37.291 --> 00:06:37.925
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, EXACTLY.MATT HAGEE: PEOPLE WHO HAD THE
  • 00:06:37.925 --> 00:06:39.526
  • MATT HAGEE: PEOPLE WHO HAD THESAME LIFESTYLE THAT YOU HAD;
  • 00:06:39.526 --> 00:06:40.594
  • SAME LIFESTYLE THAT YOU HAD;THAT FELT LIKE IT WAS NO LONGER
  • 00:06:40.594 --> 00:06:41.462
  • THAT FELT LIKE IT WAS NO LONGERWORTH LIVING.
  • 00:06:41.462 --> 00:06:42.162
  • WORTH LIVING.RYAN RIES: YEAH.
  • 00:06:42.162 --> 00:06:42.863
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH.MATT HAGEE: AND BECAUSE THEY
  • 00:06:42.863 --> 00:06:44.565
  • MATT HAGEE: AND BECAUSE THEYWEREN'T SATISFIED, THEY EITHER,
  • 00:06:44.565 --> 00:06:45.065
  • WEREN'T SATISFIED, THEY EITHER,UNFORTUNATELY,
  • 00:06:45.065 --> 00:06:46.066
  • UNFORTUNATELY,CHOSE TO TAKE THEIR LIFE
  • 00:06:46.066 --> 00:06:47.835
  • CHOSE TO TAKE THEIR LIFEOR BASICALLY BECAUSE THEY WERE
  • 00:06:47.835 --> 00:06:49.470
  • OR BASICALLY BECAUSE THEY WEREON A PATH THAT HAD NO END,
  • 00:06:49.470 --> 00:06:51.438
  • ON A PATH THAT HAD NO END,THEY GOT TO A POINT WHERE LIFE
  • 00:06:51.438 --> 00:06:52.706
  • THEY GOT TO A POINT WHERE LIFEWAS GONE.
  • 00:06:52.706 --> 00:06:54.641
  • WAS GONE.AND YOU FACED THAT YOURSELF.
  • 00:06:54.641 --> 00:06:56.643
  • AND YOU FACED THAT YOURSELF.HOW DID ONE OF THOSE
  • 00:06:56.643 --> 00:06:57.911
  • HOW DID ONE OF THOSEEXPERIENCES BRING YOU TO
  • 00:06:57.911 --> 00:06:59.613
  • EXPERIENCES BRING YOU TOA RELATIONSHIP OR A KNOWLEDGE
  • 00:06:59.613 --> 00:07:00.614
  • A RELATIONSHIP OR A KNOWLEDGETHAT THERE WAS A DIFFERENT
  • 00:07:00.614 --> 00:07:01.915
  • THAT THERE WAS A DIFFERENTPURPOSE AND PLAN FOR YOUR LIFE,
  • 00:07:01.915 --> 00:07:02.649
  • PURPOSE AND PLAN FOR YOUR LIFE,THE PLAN AND THE PURPOSE
  • 00:07:02.649 --> 00:07:03.984
  • THE PLAN AND THE PURPOSETHAT YOU'RE LIVING NOW?
  • 00:07:03.984 --> 00:07:04.918
  • THAT YOU'RE LIVING NOW?RYAN RIES: SO I AM GOING
  • 00:07:04.918 --> 00:07:05.486
  • RYAN RIES: SO I AM GOINGTO ANSWER THAT,
  • 00:07:05.486 --> 00:07:06.119
  • TO ANSWER THAT,BUT I HAVE A QUESTION
  • 00:07:06.119 --> 00:07:07.221
  • BUT I HAVE A QUESTIONFOR THE AUDIENCE.
  • 00:07:07.221 --> 00:07:08.522
  • FOR THE AUDIENCE.IF THESE PEOPLE HAVE EVERYTHING
  • 00:07:08.522 --> 00:07:09.790
  • IF THESE PEOPLE HAVE EVERYTHINGTHEY'VE EVER WANTED,
  • 00:07:09.790 --> 00:07:10.958
  • THEY'VE EVER WANTED,WHY AND THE HECK ARE THEY
  • 00:07:10.958 --> 00:07:12.125
  • WHY AND THE HECK ARE THEYHANGING THEMSELVES?
  • 00:07:12.125 --> 00:07:13.727
  • HANGING THEMSELVES?WHY ARE THEY TAKING DRUGS JUST
  • 00:07:13.727 --> 00:07:14.661
  • WHY ARE THEY TAKING DRUGS JUSTTO LIKE NUMB THE PAIN?
  • 00:07:14.661 --> 00:07:15.863
  • TO LIKE NUMB THE PAIN?WHY ARE THEY DRINKING SO MUCH;
  • 00:07:15.863 --> 00:07:16.697
  • WHY ARE THEY DRINKING SO MUCH;DRINKING THEMSELVES TO DEATH?
  • 00:07:16.697 --> 00:07:17.397
  • DRINKING THEMSELVES TO DEATH?WHY?
  • 00:07:17.397 --> 00:07:18.632
  • WHY?BECAUSE THERE'S NOTHING IN THIS
  • 00:07:18.632 --> 00:07:20.100
  • BECAUSE THERE'S NOTHING IN THISWORLD THAT WILL EVER FILL THAT
  • 00:07:20.100 --> 00:07:22.002
  • WORLD THAT WILL EVER FILL THATEMPTINESS INSIDE OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:07:22.002 --> 00:07:22.970
  • EMPTINESS INSIDE OF YOUR LIFE.WE WERE CREATED TO HAVE
  • 00:07:22.970 --> 00:07:24.137
  • WE WERE CREATED TO HAVEA RELATIONSHIP WITH THE KING,
  • 00:07:24.137 --> 00:07:24.771
  • A RELATIONSHIP WITH THE KING,JESUS.
  • 00:07:24.771 --> 00:07:25.472
  • JESUS.KENDAL HAGEE: THAT'S RIGHT.
  • 00:07:25.472 --> 00:07:26.306
  • KENDAL HAGEE: THAT'S RIGHT.RYAN RIES: AND THROUGH THE WORK
  • 00:07:26.306 --> 00:07:26.840
  • RYAN RIES: AND THROUGH THE WORKOF THE HOLY SPIRIT,
  • 00:07:26.840 --> 00:07:27.975
  • OF THE HOLY SPIRIT,HE'S THE ONE THAT FILLS US,
  • 00:07:27.975 --> 00:07:28.942
  • HE'S THE ONE THAT FILLS US,AND COMPLETES US,
  • 00:07:28.942 --> 00:07:30.010
  • AND COMPLETES US,AND GIVES US THAT DESTINY
  • 00:07:30.010 --> 00:07:31.078
  • AND GIVES US THAT DESTINYAND THAT PURPOSE.
  • 00:07:31.078 --> 00:07:32.012
  • AND THAT PURPOSE.BUT WHAT HAPPENS IS WE TRY
  • 00:07:32.012 --> 00:07:33.046
  • BUT WHAT HAPPENS IS WE TRYTO GRAB EVERYTHING AROUND US
  • 00:07:33.046 --> 00:07:34.481
  • TO GRAB EVERYTHING AROUND USTO FILL THAT EMPTY VOID
  • 00:07:34.481 --> 00:07:35.349
  • TO FILL THAT EMPTY VOIDAND IT WILL NEVER HAPPEN.
  • 00:07:35.349 --> 00:07:37.384
  • AND IT WILL NEVER HAPPEN.IT DOESN'T MATTER WHO YOU ARE
  • 00:07:37.384 --> 00:07:38.552
  • IT DOESN'T MATTER WHO YOU AREOR WHAT YOU'VE --
  • 00:07:38.552 --> 00:07:39.152
  • OR WHAT YOU'VE --WHAT YOU'VE ACCOMPLISHED;
  • 00:07:39.152 --> 00:07:40.387
  • WHAT YOU'VE ACCOMPLISHED;THAT WILL NEVER FILL THAT EMPTY
  • 00:07:40.387 --> 00:07:41.188
  • THAT WILL NEVER FILL THAT EMPTYVOID.
  • 00:07:41.188 --> 00:07:41.989
  • VOID.MY FRIEND IS THE OWNER OF
  • 00:07:41.989 --> 00:07:42.556
  • MY FRIEND IS THE OWNER OFIN-AND-OUT NOW.
  • 00:07:42.556 --> 00:07:44.057
  • IN-AND-OUT NOW.SHE'S WORTH 1.6 BILLION DOLLARS
  • 00:07:44.057 --> 00:07:44.958
  • SHE'S WORTH 1.6 BILLION DOLLARSOR SOMETHING.
  • 00:07:44.958 --> 00:07:45.859
  • OR SOMETHING.SHE'S A BELIEVER.
  • 00:07:45.859 --> 00:07:47.094
  • SHE'S A BELIEVER.AND YOU COULD ASK HER.
  • 00:07:47.094 --> 00:07:50.497
  • AND YOU COULD ASK HER.NO MONEY WILL EVER SATISFY AND
  • 00:07:50.497 --> 00:07:51.665
  • NO MONEY WILL EVER SATISFY ANDACCOMPLISH WHAT YOU'RE TRYING
  • 00:07:51.665 --> 00:07:52.366
  • ACCOMPLISH WHAT YOU'RE TRYINGTO ACCOMPLISH.
  • 00:07:52.366 --> 00:07:53.133
  • TO ACCOMPLISH.MATT HAGEE: AND YOU'RE TALKING
  • 00:07:53.133 --> 00:07:54.067
  • MATT HAGEE: AND YOU'RE TALKINGABOUT SOUL SATISFACTION.
  • 00:07:54.067 --> 00:07:54.601
  • ABOUT SOUL SATISFACTION.RYAN RIES: YEAH,
  • 00:07:54.601 --> 00:07:55.469
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH,SOUL SATISFACTION.
  • 00:07:55.469 --> 00:07:56.336
  • SOUL SATISFACTION.MATT HAGEE: EVERY HUMAN BEING,
  • 00:07:56.336 --> 00:07:57.204
  • MATT HAGEE: EVERY HUMAN BEING,AND YOU KNOW, OBVIOUSLY,
  • 00:07:57.204 --> 00:07:58.772
  • AND YOU KNOW, OBVIOUSLY,THIS IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE
  • 00:07:58.772 --> 00:07:59.673
  • THIS IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLEHAVE DISCUSSED IN MANY
  • 00:07:59.673 --> 00:08:00.574
  • HAVE DISCUSSED IN MANYDIFFERENT PLATFORMS,
  • 00:08:00.574 --> 00:08:02.242
  • DIFFERENT PLATFORMS,BUT THEIR SPIRIT, THEIR MIND,
  • 00:08:02.242 --> 00:08:03.210
  • BUT THEIR SPIRIT, THEIR MIND,AND THEIR BODY.
  • 00:08:03.210 --> 00:08:03.844
  • AND THEIR BODY.RYAN RIES: RIGHT.
  • 00:08:03.844 --> 00:08:04.478
  • RYAN RIES: RIGHT.MATT HAGEE: AND SOME PEOPLE
  • 00:08:04.478 --> 00:08:06.313
  • MATT HAGEE: AND SOME PEOPLEPURSUE INTELLECTUAL
  • 00:08:06.313 --> 00:08:07.381
  • PURSUE INTELLECTUALGRATIFICATION.
  • 00:08:07.381 --> 00:08:08.248
  • GRATIFICATION.THEY WANT TO GET AS MUCH
  • 00:08:08.248 --> 00:08:09.116
  • THEY WANT TO GET AS MUCHKNOWLEDGE AS THEY CAN.
  • 00:08:09.116 --> 00:08:09.883
  • KNOWLEDGE AS THEY CAN.AND THEN THEY GET TO THE END
  • 00:08:09.883 --> 00:08:11.084
  • AND THEN THEY GET TO THE ENDOF ALL OF THEIR ABILITIES
  • 00:08:11.084 --> 00:08:12.286
  • OF ALL OF THEIR ABILITIESTO GAIN KNOWLEDGE,
  • 00:08:12.286 --> 00:08:13.520
  • TO GAIN KNOWLEDGE,AND THEY'VE DETERMINED THAT
  • 00:08:13.520 --> 00:08:15.088
  • AND THEY'VE DETERMINED THATTHERE IS NO GOD AND THAT ALL OF
  • 00:08:15.088 --> 00:08:16.523
  • THERE IS NO GOD AND THAT ALL OFTHESE CRAZY THEORIES AND IDEAS
  • 00:08:16.523 --> 00:08:17.624
  • THESE CRAZY THEORIES AND IDEASARE WHY THE WORLD MUST BE
  • 00:08:17.624 --> 00:08:18.759
  • ARE WHY THE WORLD MUST BETHE WAY THAT THEY ARE,
  • 00:08:18.759 --> 00:08:19.893
  • THE WAY THAT THEY ARE,AND THEY'RE STILL UNSATISFIED.
  • 00:08:19.893 --> 00:08:20.460
  • AND THEY'RE STILL UNSATISFIED.RYAN RIES: YEAH.
  • 00:08:20.460 --> 00:08:21.161
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH.MATT HAGEE: AND IN
  • 00:08:21.161 --> 00:08:21.695
  • MATT HAGEE: AND INYOUR SITUATION,
  • 00:08:21.695 --> 00:08:22.563
  • YOUR SITUATION,IT WASN'T INTELLECTUAL;
  • 00:08:22.563 --> 00:08:24.765
  • IT WASN'T INTELLECTUAL;IT WAS THE FLESH.
  • 00:08:24.765 --> 00:08:25.899
  • IT WAS THE FLESH.YOU KNOW YOU WENT AND TRIED TO
  • 00:08:25.899 --> 00:08:27.167
  • YOU KNOW YOU WENT AND TRIED TOACCOMPLISH EVERYTHING THAT THE
  • 00:08:27.167 --> 00:08:28.936
  • ACCOMPLISH EVERYTHING THAT THEFLESH SAID WOULD SATISFY YOU.
  • 00:08:28.936 --> 00:08:29.870
  • FLESH SAID WOULD SATISFY YOU.AND WHEN YOU GOT TO THE END
  • 00:08:29.870 --> 00:08:30.537
  • AND WHEN YOU GOT TO THE ENDOF THE LIST,
  • 00:08:30.537 --> 00:08:32.472
  • OF THE LIST,YOU STILL WEREN'T SATISFIED.
  • 00:08:32.472 --> 00:08:33.206
  • YOU STILL WEREN'T SATISFIED.AND THE REASON IS,
  • 00:08:33.206 --> 00:08:34.274
  • AND THE REASON IS,IS BECAUSE THE ONLY PLACE THAT
  • 00:08:34.274 --> 00:08:35.809
  • IS BECAUSE THE ONLY PLACE THATSATISFACTION TRULY RESIDES
  • 00:08:35.809 --> 00:08:37.311
  • SATISFACTION TRULY RESIDESIS IN THE SOUL.
  • 00:08:37.311 --> 00:08:38.178
  • IS IN THE SOUL.AND THE ONLY THING THAT WILL
  • 00:08:38.178 --> 00:08:39.980
  • AND THE ONLY THING THAT WILLEVER SATISFY THE SOUL IS THE ONE
  • 00:08:39.980 --> 00:08:41.048
  • EVER SATISFY THE SOUL IS THE ONEWHO CREATED THE SPIRIT,
  • 00:08:41.048 --> 00:08:41.715
  • WHO CREATED THE SPIRIT,MIND, AND BODY;
  • 00:08:41.715 --> 00:08:44.618
  • MIND, AND BODY;AND THAT'S JESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:08:44.618 --> 00:08:45.686
  • AND THAT'S JESUS CHRIST.RYAN RIES: I MEAN YOU CAN EVEN
  • 00:08:45.686 --> 00:08:46.687
  • RYAN RIES: I MEAN YOU CAN EVENGO BACK ALL THE WAY TO THE OLD
  • 00:08:46.687 --> 00:08:47.387
  • GO BACK ALL THE WAY TO THE OLDTESTAMENT WHEN THEY WORSHIPED
  • 00:08:47.387 --> 00:08:48.722
  • TESTAMENT WHEN THEY WORSHIPEDTHE GOD OF MOLECH, OR ASHERAH,
  • 00:08:48.722 --> 00:08:49.723
  • THE GOD OF MOLECH, OR ASHERAH,OR ANY OF THESE THINGS,
  • 00:08:49.723 --> 00:08:50.624
  • OR ANY OF THESE THINGS,PLEASURE AND SEX,
  • 00:08:50.624 --> 00:08:51.391
  • PLEASURE AND SEX,AND ALL THAT STUFF;
  • 00:08:51.391 --> 00:08:52.392
  • AND ALL THAT STUFF;THERE'S NOTHING NEW UNDER THE
  • 00:08:52.392 --> 00:08:53.760
  • THERE'S NOTHING NEW UNDER THESUN, LIKE KING SOLOMON SAID.
  • 00:08:53.760 --> 00:08:54.928
  • SUN, LIKE KING SOLOMON SAID.MATT HAGEE: THEY TRIED IT.
  • 00:08:54.928 --> 00:08:55.662
  • MATT HAGEE: THEY TRIED IT.RYAN RIES: THEY WERE MORE
  • 00:08:55.662 --> 00:08:56.363
  • RYAN RIES: THEY WERE MOREHONEST THAN US.
  • 00:08:56.363 --> 00:08:57.197
  • HONEST THAN US.AT LEAST THEY TOLD -- THEY
  • 00:08:57.197 --> 00:08:58.131
  • AT LEAST THEY TOLD -- THEYADMITTED WHAT GOD THEY DID
  • 00:08:58.131 --> 00:08:59.099
  • ADMITTED WHAT GOD THEY DIDWORSHIP;
  • 00:08:59.099 --> 00:09:00.300
  • WORSHIP;WHERE WE DON'T.
  • 00:09:00.300 --> 00:09:01.068
  • WHERE WE DON'T.KENDAL HAGEE: WE HIDE IT, YEAH.
  • 00:09:01.068 --> 00:09:01.702
  • KENDAL HAGEE: WE HIDE IT, YEAH.RYAN RIES: BUT NONE OF THAT
  • 00:09:01.702 --> 00:09:02.469
  • RYAN RIES: BUT NONE OF THATSTUFF WILL DO ANYTHING.
  • 00:09:02.469 --> 00:09:04.237
  • STUFF WILL DO ANYTHING.AND THAT'S WHERE I FOUND MYSELF
  • 00:09:04.237 --> 00:09:05.372
  • AND THAT'S WHERE I FOUND MYSELFIN A SITUATION WHERE I WAS
  • 00:09:05.372 --> 00:09:07.107
  • IN A SITUATION WHERE I WASON MY LAST SKATEBOARD TOUR.
  • 00:09:07.107 --> 00:09:09.276
  • ON MY LAST SKATEBOARD TOUR.UM, I WAS IN --
  • 00:09:09.276 --> 00:09:10.010
  • UM, I WAS IN --I WENT TO MEXICO,
  • 00:09:10.010 --> 00:09:11.144
  • I WENT TO MEXICO,COSTA RICA, AND PANAMA.
  • 00:09:11.144 --> 00:09:11.778
  • COSTA RICA, AND PANAMA.WELL, BY THE TIME I GOT
  • 00:09:11.778 --> 00:09:12.646
  • WELL, BY THE TIME I GOTTO COSTA RICA,
  • 00:09:12.646 --> 00:09:13.513
  • TO COSTA RICA,I WAS ALREADY DOING NINE DAYS
  • 00:09:13.513 --> 00:09:15.415
  • I WAS ALREADY DOING NINE DAYSOF COCAINE, XANAX, AND ALCOHOL.
  • 00:09:15.415 --> 00:09:16.116
  • OF COCAINE, XANAX, AND ALCOHOL.AND BOOM,
  • 00:09:16.116 --> 00:09:18.051
  • AND BOOM,I OD'D IN MY HOTEL ROOM.
  • 00:09:18.051 --> 00:09:19.686
  • I OD'D IN MY HOTEL ROOM.AND THE SKATEBOARD TEAM CAME IN
  • 00:09:19.686 --> 00:09:20.487
  • AND THE SKATEBOARD TEAM CAME INAND THEY FOUND ME.
  • 00:09:20.487 --> 00:09:21.521
  • AND THEY FOUND ME.AND THEY JUST SAW ME
  • 00:09:21.521 --> 00:09:22.589
  • AND THEY JUST SAW MEWITH A PILE OF COCAINE,
  • 00:09:22.589 --> 00:09:24.191
  • WITH A PILE OF COCAINE,AND I LOOKED LIKE I WAS DEAD.
  • 00:09:24.191 --> 00:09:25.626
  • AND I LOOKED LIKE I WAS DEAD.SO THEY CALLED MY PARENTS.
  • 00:09:25.626 --> 00:09:26.960
  • SO THEY CALLED MY PARENTS.YOU SEE WE ALL RIDE MOTORCYCLES
  • 00:09:26.960 --> 00:09:28.662
  • YOU SEE WE ALL RIDE MOTORCYCLESNOW WITH MY DAD AND ALL
  • 00:09:28.662 --> 00:09:29.863
  • NOW WITH MY DAD AND ALLOF OUR FRIENDS BACK HOME.
  • 00:09:29.863 --> 00:09:30.831
  • OF OUR FRIENDS BACK HOME.SO THEY CALLED MY DAD,
  • 00:09:30.831 --> 00:09:31.732
  • SO THEY CALLED MY DAD,AND SAID, "HEY,
  • 00:09:31.732 --> 00:09:33.000
  • AND SAID, "HEY,WE DON'T THINK YOUR SON, RYAN,
  • 00:09:33.000 --> 00:09:34.001
  • WE DON'T THINK YOUR SON, RYAN,IS GOING TO MAKE IT OUT ALIVE."
  • 00:09:34.001 --> 00:09:35.002
  • IS GOING TO MAKE IT OUT ALIVE."MATT HAGEE: WHICH IS A GREAT
  • 00:09:35.002 --> 00:09:36.103
  • MATT HAGEE: WHICH IS A GREATPLACE TO TAKE A COMMERCIAL
  • 00:09:36.103 --> 00:09:36.570
  • PLACE TO TAKE A COMMERCIALBREAK,
  • 00:09:36.570 --> 00:09:37.671
  • BREAK,BECAUSE IF YOU WANT TO FIND OUT
  • 00:09:37.671 --> 00:09:39.640
  • BECAUSE IF YOU WANT TO FIND OUTWHETHER OR NOT RYAN LIVED,
  • 00:09:39.640 --> 00:09:40.107
  • WHETHER OR NOT RYAN LIVED,YOU SHOULD JOIN US
  • 00:09:40.107 --> 00:09:40.841
  • YOU SHOULD JOIN USFOR PART TWO.
  • 00:09:40.841 --> 00:09:42.309
  • FOR PART TWO.HANG ON; HE'S ALREADY HERE.
  • 00:09:42.309 --> 00:09:43.443
  • HANG ON; HE'S ALREADY HERE.ANYWAY, COME BACK.
  • 00:09:43.443 --> 00:09:43.910
  • ANYWAY, COME BACK.YOU'RE WATCHING
  • 00:09:43.910 --> 00:09:45.078
  • YOU'RE WATCHING"THE DIFFERENCE."
  • 00:09:45.078 --> 00:09:48.015
  • "THE DIFFERENCE."♪ MUSIC ♪
  • 00:09:48.015 --> 00:09:48.949
  • ♪ MUSIC ♪♪ MUSIC ♪ MUSIC ♪
  • 00:09:48.949 --> 00:09:49.850
  • ♪ MUSIC ♪ MUSIC ♪THE UNITED STATES
  • 00:09:49.850 --> 00:09:51.051
  • THE UNITED STATESIS THE GREATEST NATION
  • 00:09:51.051 --> 00:09:51.918
  • IS THE GREATEST NATIONON EARTH;
  • 00:09:51.918 --> 00:09:53.020
  • ON EARTH;YET, THERE ARE POWERS
  • 00:09:53.020 --> 00:09:53.987
  • YET, THERE ARE POWERSTHAT SEEK TO DESTROY
  • 00:09:53.987 --> 00:09:55.088
  • THAT SEEK TO DESTROYOUR COUNTRY.
  • 00:09:55.088 --> 00:09:55.856
  • OUR COUNTRY.PASTOR MATT HAGEE: WE HAVE
  • 00:09:55.856 --> 00:09:56.823
  • PASTOR MATT HAGEE: WE HAVEABANDONED THE PRINCIPLES
  • 00:09:56.823 --> 00:09:58.191
  • ABANDONED THE PRINCIPLESTHAT FOUNDED OUR NATION.
  • 00:09:58.191 --> 00:09:59.960
  • THAT FOUNDED OUR NATION.THE CHURCH IS UNDER ATTACK
  • 00:09:59.960 --> 00:10:01.161
  • THE CHURCH IS UNDER ATTACKAND THERE ARE THOSE WHO ARE
  • 00:10:01.161 --> 00:10:02.896
  • AND THERE ARE THOSE WHO ARETRYING TO CLOSE ITS DOORS
  • 00:10:02.896 --> 00:10:04.398
  • TRYING TO CLOSE ITS DOORSAND DESTROY OUR CONSTITUTIONAL
  • 00:10:04.398 --> 00:10:06.299
  • AND DESTROY OUR CONSTITUTIONALRIGHT TO RELIGIOUS FREEDOM.
  • 00:10:06.299 --> 00:10:08.535
  • RIGHT TO RELIGIOUS FREEDOM.IT IS TIME TO TAKE A STAND
  • 00:10:08.535 --> 00:10:09.936
  • IT IS TIME TO TAKE A STANDAND VOTE FOR LEADERS
  • 00:10:09.936 --> 00:10:11.138
  • AND VOTE FOR LEADERSWHO WOULD PRESERVE
  • 00:10:11.138 --> 00:10:13.073
  • WHO WOULD PRESERVETHE AMERICAN WAY OF LIFE.
  • 00:10:13.073 --> 00:10:14.374
  • THE AMERICAN WAY OF LIFE.FOR YOUR GIFT OF ANY AMOUNT,
  • 00:10:14.374 --> 00:10:16.176
  • FOR YOUR GIFT OF ANY AMOUNT,HAGEE MINISTRIES WILL SEND YOU
  • 00:10:16.176 --> 00:10:17.678
  • HAGEE MINISTRIES WILL SEND YOUPASTOR JOHN HAGEE'S BOOK,
  • 00:10:17.678 --> 00:10:19.046
  • PASTOR JOHN HAGEE'S BOOK,"EARTH'S LAST EMPIRE"
  • 00:10:19.046 --> 00:10:21.081
  • "EARTH'S LAST EMPIRE"WITH OVER 40% NEW CONTENT,
  • 00:10:21.081 --> 00:10:22.182
  • WITH OVER 40% NEW CONTENT,AND A "SHIELDS OF STRENGTH"
  • 00:10:22.182 --> 00:10:23.750
  • AND A "SHIELDS OF STRENGTH"CUSTOM DOG TAG.
  • 00:10:23.750 --> 00:10:25.552
  • CUSTOM DOG TAG.FOR GIFTS OF $200 OR MORE,
  • 00:10:25.552 --> 00:10:26.987
  • FOR GIFTS OF $200 OR MORE,YOU WILL ALSO RECEIVE
  • 00:10:26.987 --> 00:10:28.355
  • YOU WILL ALSO RECEIVEA PROPHECY BIBLE,
  • 00:10:28.355 --> 00:10:29.356
  • A PROPHECY BIBLE,A SIGNED COPY OF
  • 00:10:29.356 --> 00:10:30.957
  • A SIGNED COPY OF"EARTH'S LAST EMPIRE,"
  • 00:10:30.957 --> 00:10:32.059
  • "EARTH'S LAST EMPIRE,"AND A HAND-CRAFTED,
  • 00:10:32.059 --> 00:10:34.027
  • AND A HAND-CRAFTED,VETERAN-MADE, WOODEN CROSS.
  • 00:10:34.027 --> 00:10:34.828
  • VETERAN-MADE, WOODEN CROSS.PASTOR MATT HAGEE: NOW
  • 00:10:34.828 --> 00:10:35.829
  • PASTOR MATT HAGEE: NOWIS THE TIME TO PUT YOUR FAITH
  • 00:10:35.829 --> 00:10:36.797
  • IS THE TIME TO PUT YOUR FAITHINTO ACTION
  • 00:10:36.797 --> 00:10:39.299
  • INTO ACTIONAND GO VOTE THE BIBLE.
  • 00:10:39.299 --> 00:10:40.333
  • AND GO VOTE THE BIBLE.SEND YOUR GIFT TODAY.
  • 00:10:40.333 --> 00:10:41.601
  • SEND YOUR GIFT TODAY.CALL THE NUMBER ON YOUR SCREEN
  • 00:10:41.601 --> 00:10:45.439
  • CALL THE NUMBER ON YOUR SCREENOR VISIT JHM.ORG/EMPIRE.
  • 00:10:45.439 --> 00:10:46.273
  • OR VISIT JHM.ORG/EMPIRE.♪ MUSIC ♪
  • 00:10:46.273 --> 00:10:47.607
  • ♪ MUSIC ♪IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN.
  • 00:10:47.607 --> 00:10:48.709
  • IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN.CORNERSTONE CHURCH IS HOSTING
  • 00:10:48.709 --> 00:10:50.243
  • CORNERSTONE CHURCH IS HOSTINGFEAST 2020,
  • 00:10:50.243 --> 00:10:52.212
  • FEAST 2020,OCTOBER 23RD THROUGH THE 25TH.
  • 00:10:52.212 --> 00:10:53.113
  • OCTOBER 23RD THROUGH THE 25TH.DON'T MISS THREE DAYS OF
  • 00:10:53.113 --> 00:10:53.947
  • DON'T MISS THREE DAYS OFFREE RIDES,
  • 00:10:53.947 --> 00:10:54.681
  • FREE RIDES,MIDWAY GAMES,
  • 00:10:54.681 --> 00:10:55.282
  • MIDWAY GAMES,FOOD,
  • 00:10:55.282 --> 00:10:55.949
  • FOOD,MUSIC,
  • 00:10:55.949 --> 00:10:57.150
  • MUSIC,SPECTACULAR FIREWORKS,
  • 00:10:57.150 --> 00:10:58.452
  • SPECTACULAR FIREWORKS,AND INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKERS
  • 00:10:58.452 --> 00:10:59.720
  • AND INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKERSAT CORNERSTONE CHURCH.
  • 00:10:59.720 --> 00:11:00.921
  • AT CORNERSTONE CHURCH.FEATURING BIBLE-BASED PREACHING
  • 00:11:00.921 --> 00:11:02.255
  • FEATURING BIBLE-BASED PREACHINGBY PASTOR MATT HAGEE,
  • 00:11:02.255 --> 00:11:03.423
  • BY PASTOR MATT HAGEE,PLUS LIVE OUTDOOR PRAISE
  • 00:11:03.423 --> 00:11:04.291
  • PLUS LIVE OUTDOOR PRAISEAND WORSHIP.
  • 00:11:04.291 --> 00:11:04.825
  • AND WORSHIP.SUNDAY NIGHT,
  • 00:11:04.825 --> 00:11:05.992
  • SUNDAY NIGHT,JOIN US FOR OUR ANNUAL
  • 00:11:05.992 --> 00:11:06.993
  • JOIN US FOR OUR ANNUALNIGHT TO HONOR ISRAEL
  • 00:11:06.993 --> 00:11:08.295
  • NIGHT TO HONOR ISRAELWITH PASTOR JOHN HAGEE.
  • 00:11:08.295 --> 00:11:09.563
  • WITH PASTOR JOHN HAGEE.FEAST 2020,
  • 00:11:09.563 --> 00:11:10.330
  • FEAST 2020,FOR MORE INFORMATION,
  • 00:11:10.330 --> 00:11:10.864
  • FOR MORE INFORMATION,CALL THE NUMBER
  • 00:11:10.864 --> 00:11:11.631
  • CALL THE NUMBERON YOUR SCREEN
  • 00:11:11.631 --> 00:11:17.337
  • ON YOUR SCREENOR VISIT JHM.ORG/FEAST.
  • 00:11:17.337 --> 00:11:18.038
  • OR VISIT JHM.ORG/FEAST.KENDAL HAGEE: WELCOME BACK TO
  • 00:11:18.038 --> 00:11:18.538
  • KENDAL HAGEE: WELCOME BACK TO"THE DIFFERENCE."
  • 00:11:18.538 --> 00:11:19.740
  • "THE DIFFERENCE."WE'RE HERE WITH RYAN RIES,
  • 00:11:19.740 --> 00:11:21.208
  • WE'RE HERE WITH RYAN RIES,CO-FOUNDER OF "THE WHOSOEVERS,"
  • 00:11:21.208 --> 00:11:22.709
  • CO-FOUNDER OF "THE WHOSOEVERS,"AND HE LIVES
  • 00:11:22.709 --> 00:11:24.211
  • AND HE LIVESAND HE'S HERE ON THE COUCH.
  • 00:11:24.211 --> 00:11:25.612
  • AND HE'S HERE ON THE COUCH.BUT WE WERE JUST TALKING BEFORE
  • 00:11:25.612 --> 00:11:27.214
  • BUT WE WERE JUST TALKING BEFOREABOUT YOUR OVERDOSE
  • 00:11:27.214 --> 00:11:28.782
  • ABOUT YOUR OVERDOSEIN PANAMA CITY; RIGHT?
  • 00:11:28.782 --> 00:11:29.549
  • IN PANAMA CITY; RIGHT?MATT HAGEE: YOUR PEERS
  • 00:11:29.549 --> 00:11:30.117
  • MATT HAGEE: YOUR PEERSBASICALLY DIDN'T KNOW
  • 00:11:30.117 --> 00:11:30.817
  • BASICALLY DIDN'T KNOWIF YOU WOULD LIVE.
  • 00:11:30.817 --> 00:11:31.384
  • IF YOU WOULD LIVE.THEY'D ALREADY TOLD
  • 00:11:31.384 --> 00:11:32.085
  • THEY'D ALREADY TOLDYOUR PARENTS THEY DIDN'T KNOW
  • 00:11:32.085 --> 00:11:33.120
  • YOUR PARENTS THEY DIDN'T KNOWIF YOU'D LIVE.
  • 00:11:33.120 --> 00:11:34.688
  • IF YOU'D LIVE.UH, CERTAINLY GOD HAD
  • 00:11:34.688 --> 00:11:35.689
  • UH, CERTAINLY GOD HADANOTHER PLAN.
  • 00:11:35.689 --> 00:11:36.223
  • ANOTHER PLAN.RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH.
  • 00:11:36.223 --> 00:11:37.090
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, YEAH.THIS IS WHERE THE STORY
  • 00:11:37.090 --> 00:11:38.158
  • THIS IS WHERE THE STORYACTUALLY GETS GOOD.
  • 00:11:38.158 --> 00:11:39.192
  • ACTUALLY GETS GOOD.UM, YEAH,
  • 00:11:39.192 --> 00:11:40.494
  • UM, YEAH,SO THE SKATEBOARD TEAM CAME IN,
  • 00:11:40.494 --> 00:11:41.094
  • SO THE SKATEBOARD TEAM CAME IN,THEY FOUND ME,
  • 00:11:41.094 --> 00:11:42.062
  • THEY FOUND ME,CALLED MY PARENTS.
  • 00:11:42.062 --> 00:11:42.929
  • CALLED MY PARENTS.MY PARENTS PRAYED,
  • 00:11:42.929 --> 00:11:43.764
  • MY PARENTS PRAYED,BECAUSE THEY'RE BELIEVERS.
  • 00:11:43.764 --> 00:11:44.397
  • BECAUSE THEY'RE BELIEVERS.THEY SAID,
  • 00:11:44.397 --> 00:11:45.532
  • THEY SAID,"JESUS KEEP --
  • 00:11:45.532 --> 00:11:46.633
  • "JESUS KEEP --LET HIM SURVIVE."
  • 00:11:46.633 --> 00:11:47.334
  • LET HIM SURVIVE."AND I CAME OUT OF IT
  • 00:11:47.334 --> 00:11:48.568
  • AND I CAME OUT OF ITTHE NEXT DAY.
  • 00:11:48.568 --> 00:11:49.336
  • THE NEXT DAY.AND WHEN I CAME OUT OF IT,
  • 00:11:49.336 --> 00:11:51.204
  • AND WHEN I CAME OUT OF IT,I REALIZED THAT, UM,
  • 00:11:51.204 --> 00:11:52.506
  • I REALIZED THAT, UM,THERE HAD TO BE MORE TO LIFE
  • 00:11:52.506 --> 00:11:53.073
  • THERE HAD TO BE MORE TO LIFETHAN THIS.
  • 00:11:53.073 --> 00:11:54.341
  • THAN THIS.I WAS LIKE 33 YEARS OLD
  • 00:11:54.341 --> 00:11:55.408
  • I WAS LIKE 33 YEARS OLDAT THIS POINT.
  • 00:11:55.408 --> 00:11:56.042
  • AT THIS POINT.I'VE DONE EVERYTHING I'VE EVER
  • 00:11:56.042 --> 00:11:56.777
  • I'VE DONE EVERYTHING I'VE EVERWANTED TO DO.
  • 00:11:56.777 --> 00:11:57.844
  • WANTED TO DO.THERE WAS NOTHING I WAS LACKING
  • 00:11:57.844 --> 00:11:58.945
  • THERE WAS NOTHING I WAS LACKINGIN MY LIFE.
  • 00:11:58.945 --> 00:11:59.679
  • IN MY LIFE.AND I JUST SAID,
  • 00:11:59.679 --> 00:12:01.381
  • AND I JUST SAID,"GOD, FORGIVE ME."
  • 00:12:01.381 --> 00:12:02.549
  • "GOD, FORGIVE ME."I'M LIKE, "IF YOU ARE FOR REAL,
  • 00:12:02.549 --> 00:12:03.650
  • I'M LIKE, "IF YOU ARE FOR REAL,FORGIVE ME FOR MY SINS AND COME
  • 00:12:03.650 --> 00:12:04.317
  • FORGIVE ME FOR MY SINS AND COMEINTO MY LIFE."
  • 00:12:04.317 --> 00:12:04.885
  • INTO MY LIFE."I'VE HEARD THAT PRAYER IN
  • 00:12:04.885 --> 00:12:06.620
  • I'VE HEARD THAT PRAYER INCHURCH WHEN I WAS GROWING UP.
  • 00:12:06.620 --> 00:12:08.088
  • CHURCH WHEN I WAS GROWING UP.AND YOU KNOW, UH,
  • 00:12:08.088 --> 00:12:09.055
  • AND YOU KNOW, UH,I THOUGHT BECAUSE I USED TO
  • 00:12:09.055 --> 00:12:11.224
  • I THOUGHT BECAUSE I USED TOTAKE A LOT OF HALLUCINOGENICS,
  • 00:12:11.224 --> 00:12:12.759
  • TAKE A LOT OF HALLUCINOGENICS,BECAUSE I USED TO LIKE TO
  • 00:12:12.759 --> 00:12:13.393
  • BECAUSE I USED TO LIKE TOSPACE WALK.
  • 00:12:13.393 --> 00:12:15.629
  • SPACE WALK.AND I THOUGHT THAT JESUS WAS
  • 00:12:15.629 --> 00:12:16.496
  • AND I THOUGHT THAT JESUS WASGOING TO SHOW UP IN MY HOTEL
  • 00:12:16.496 --> 00:12:17.264
  • GOING TO SHOW UP IN MY HOTELROOM WITH RAINBOWS AND
  • 00:12:17.264 --> 00:12:18.298
  • ROOM WITH RAINBOWS ANDLIGHTNING BOLTS AND ANGELS,
  • 00:12:18.298 --> 00:12:18.732
  • LIGHTNING BOLTS AND ANGELS,AND BE LIKE,
  • 00:12:18.732 --> 00:12:19.466
  • AND BE LIKE,"MY SON, RYAN,
  • 00:12:19.466 --> 00:12:20.801
  • "MY SON, RYAN,I'VE BEEN WAITING," YOU KNOW?
  • 00:12:20.801 --> 00:12:21.401
  • I'VE BEEN WAITING," YOU KNOW?I WAS GOING TO HAVE THIS
  • 00:12:21.401 --> 00:12:22.702
  • I WAS GOING TO HAVE THISEXPERIENCE; YOU KNOW?
  • 00:12:22.702 --> 00:12:23.904
  • EXPERIENCE; YOU KNOW?WELL NOTHING HAPPENED.
  • 00:12:23.904 --> 00:12:24.371
  • WELL NOTHING HAPPENED.SO I WAS LIKE, GREAT.
  • 00:12:24.371 --> 00:12:26.373
  • SO I WAS LIKE, GREAT.I KNEW THIS WASN'T REAL.
  • 00:12:26.373 --> 00:12:27.107
  • I KNEW THIS WASN'T REAL.IT'S FAKE.
  • 00:12:27.107 --> 00:12:27.641
  • IT'S FAKE.BUT THEN I REMEMBERED
  • 00:12:27.641 --> 00:12:28.208
  • BUT THEN I REMEMBEREDTHERE'S THESE BIBLES
  • 00:12:28.208 --> 00:12:29.042
  • THERE'S THESE BIBLESIN THESE HOTEL ROOMS.
  • 00:12:29.042 --> 00:12:30.076
  • IN THESE HOTEL ROOMS.SO I OPENED THE DRAWER.
  • 00:12:30.076 --> 00:12:31.011
  • SO I OPENED THE DRAWER.AND IN PANAMA -- I WAS IN
  • 00:12:31.011 --> 00:12:32.179
  • AND IN PANAMA -- I WAS INPANAMA CITY AT THIS POINT,
  • 00:12:32.179 --> 00:12:32.779
  • PANAMA CITY AT THIS POINT,BECAUSE WE TOOK A PLANE
  • 00:12:32.779 --> 00:12:33.980
  • BECAUSE WE TOOK A PLANETO PANAMA THE NEXT DAY.
  • 00:12:33.980 --> 00:12:34.848
  • TO PANAMA THE NEXT DAY.I WAS AT THE SHERATON HOTEL
  • 00:12:34.848 --> 00:12:36.116
  • I WAS AT THE SHERATON HOTELIN PANAMA CITY.
  • 00:12:36.116 --> 00:12:37.083
  • IN PANAMA CITY.AND I OPENED THE DRAWER AND
  • 00:12:37.083 --> 00:12:37.884
  • AND I OPENED THE DRAWER ANDTHERE WAS A BIBLE THAT SAID,
  • 00:12:37.884 --> 00:12:39.386
  • THERE WAS A BIBLE THAT SAID,"HOLY BIBLE" IN ENGLISH
  • 00:12:39.386 --> 00:12:41.521
  • "HOLY BIBLE" IN ENGLISHIN A SPANISH-SPEAKING COUNTRY.
  • 00:12:41.521 --> 00:12:42.522
  • IN A SPANISH-SPEAKING COUNTRY.SO I OPENED IT UP.
  • 00:12:42.522 --> 00:12:43.323
  • SO I OPENED IT UP.AND I TOLD YOU BEFORE I WAS
  • 00:12:43.323 --> 00:12:44.791
  • AND I TOLD YOU BEFORE I WASREALLY BAD AT READING.
  • 00:12:44.791 --> 00:12:45.559
  • REALLY BAD AT READING.I STARTED READING IT.
  • 00:12:45.559 --> 00:12:46.860
  • I STARTED READING IT.IT WAS LIKE KING JAMES.
  • 00:12:46.860 --> 00:12:47.661
  • IT WAS LIKE KING JAMES.IT WAS LIKE SHAKESPEARE
  • 00:12:47.661 --> 00:12:48.228
  • IT WAS LIKE SHAKESPEARELANGUAGE.
  • 00:12:48.228 --> 00:12:48.895
  • LANGUAGE.I COULDN'T UNDERSTAND
  • 00:12:48.895 --> 00:12:49.963
  • I COULDN'T UNDERSTANDSOME OF THOSE WORDS.
  • 00:12:49.963 --> 00:12:50.831
  • SOME OF THOSE WORDS.AND I WAS READING IT,
  • 00:12:50.831 --> 00:12:51.898
  • AND I WAS READING IT,AND NOTHING HAPPENED.
  • 00:12:51.898 --> 00:12:53.066
  • AND NOTHING HAPPENED.SO I CLOSED IT.
  • 00:12:53.066 --> 00:12:53.767
  • SO I CLOSED IT.SO THE NEXT MORNING
  • 00:12:53.767 --> 00:12:54.401
  • SO THE NEXT MORNINGWHEN I WOKE UP,
  • 00:12:54.401 --> 00:12:55.135
  • WHEN I WOKE UP,I STOLE THE BIBLE
  • 00:12:55.135 --> 00:12:55.969
  • I STOLE THE BIBLEFROM THE HOTEL.
  • 00:12:55.969 --> 00:12:57.003
  • FROM THE HOTEL.I GOT ON A PLANE.
  • 00:12:57.003 --> 00:12:57.904
  • I GOT ON A PLANE.KENDAL HAGEE: YOU BORROWED IT.
  • 00:12:57.904 --> 00:12:58.738
  • KENDAL HAGEE: YOU BORROWED IT.RYAN RIES: NO, I STOLE IT.
  • 00:12:58.738 --> 00:12:59.472
  • RYAN RIES: NO, I STOLE IT.KENDAL HAGEE: IT WAS FOR YOU
  • 00:12:59.472 --> 00:12:59.840
  • KENDAL HAGEE: IT WAS FOR YOUTO TAKE IT.
  • 00:12:59.840 --> 00:13:00.473
  • TO TAKE IT.MATT HAGEE: THEY PAID IT
  • 00:13:00.473 --> 00:13:01.441
  • MATT HAGEE: THEY PAID ITFORWARD.
  • 00:13:01.441 --> 00:13:02.275
  • FORWARD.RYAN RIES: BECAUSE I STOLE
  • 00:13:02.275 --> 00:13:02.843
  • RYAN RIES: BECAUSE I STOLETHAT,
  • 00:13:02.843 --> 00:13:03.677
  • THAT,I ENDED UP CONNECTING WITH
  • 00:13:03.677 --> 00:13:04.711
  • I ENDED UP CONNECTING WITHTHE GIDEON'S LATER ON.
  • 00:13:04.711 --> 00:13:05.779
  • THE GIDEON'S LATER ON.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:13:05.779 --> 00:13:06.947
  • (LAUGHTER)SO UH,
  • 00:13:06.947 --> 00:13:08.448
  • SO UH,SO WHEN I JACKED IT FROM THE
  • 00:13:08.448 --> 00:13:10.550
  • SO WHEN I JACKED IT FROM THEHOTEL, I -- I GOT ON A PLANE,
  • 00:13:10.550 --> 00:13:11.518
  • HOTEL, I -- I GOT ON A PLANE,AND I READ IT FOR SIX HOURS
  • 00:13:11.518 --> 00:13:12.686
  • AND I READ IT FOR SIX HOURSSTRAIGHT.
  • 00:13:12.686 --> 00:13:13.653
  • STRAIGHT.AND I REMEMBER JUST READING
  • 00:13:13.653 --> 00:13:14.621
  • AND I REMEMBER JUST READINGTHAT BIBLE FOR SIX HOURS
  • 00:13:14.621 --> 00:13:15.055
  • THAT BIBLE FOR SIX HOURSSTRAIGHT.
  • 00:13:15.055 --> 00:13:15.622
  • STRAIGHT.AND I REMEMBER THE WHOLE
  • 00:13:15.622 --> 00:13:16.656
  • AND I REMEMBER THE WHOLESKATEBOARD TEAM'S LOOKING AT
  • 00:13:16.656 --> 00:13:18.458
  • SKATEBOARD TEAM'S LOOKING ATME, AND THE PRO TEAM'S GOING,
  • 00:13:18.458 --> 00:13:19.793
  • ME, AND THE PRO TEAM'S GOING,"RYAN, THE COCAINE PIRATE,
  • 00:13:19.793 --> 00:13:20.427
  • "RYAN, THE COCAINE PIRATE,IS READING THE BIBLE;
  • 00:13:20.427 --> 00:13:21.161
  • IS READING THE BIBLE;LIKE ARE YOU KIDDING ME RIGHT
  • 00:13:21.161 --> 00:13:21.761
  • LIKE ARE YOU KIDDING ME RIGHTNOW?"
  • 00:13:21.761 --> 00:13:22.429
  • NOW?"AND I'M LIKE, "LOOK.
  • 00:13:22.429 --> 00:13:23.163
  • AND I'M LIKE, "LOOK.IF GOD'S REAL,-
  • 00:13:23.163 --> 00:13:23.897
  • IF GOD'S REAL,-HE'S IN THIS BOOK,
  • 00:13:23.897 --> 00:13:25.031
  • HE'S IN THIS BOOK,AND I'M GOING TO FIND HIM."
  • 00:13:25.031 --> 00:13:26.366
  • AND I'M GOING TO FIND HIM."SO I KEPT READING IT.
  • 00:13:26.366 --> 00:13:27.300
  • SO I KEPT READING IT.AND WHAT HAPPENED IS AFTER I
  • 00:13:27.300 --> 00:13:28.068
  • AND WHAT HAPPENED IS AFTER IREAD THE BIBLE --
  • 00:13:28.068 --> 00:13:28.902
  • READ THE BIBLE --BECAUSE WE KNOW THE BIBLE'S
  • 00:13:28.902 --> 00:13:30.237
  • BECAUSE WE KNOW THE BIBLE'STHE DNA OF JESUS CHRIST,
  • 00:13:30.237 --> 00:13:31.371
  • THE DNA OF JESUS CHRIST,AND JESUS CHRIST IS THE DNA
  • 00:13:31.371 --> 00:13:32.505
  • AND JESUS CHRIST IS THE DNAOF HOLINESS; RIGHT?
  • 00:13:32.505 --> 00:13:33.540
  • OF HOLINESS; RIGHT?SO I READ IN THE LIVING WORD
  • 00:13:33.540 --> 00:13:33.974
  • SO I READ IN THE LIVING WORDOF GOD,
  • 00:13:33.974 --> 00:13:34.975
  • OF GOD,"IT'S SHARPER THAN A TWO-EDGED
  • 00:13:34.975 --> 00:13:35.442
  • "IT'S SHARPER THAN A TWO-EDGEDSWORD,"
  • 00:13:35.442 --> 00:13:36.209
  • SWORD,"AND I START SLICING
  • 00:13:36.209 --> 00:13:37.577
  • AND I START SLICINGAND DICING THROUGH MY BONE,
  • 00:13:37.577 --> 00:13:38.612
  • AND DICING THROUGH MY BONE,AND MY MARROW, AND MY FLESH;
  • 00:13:38.612 --> 00:13:40.981
  • AND MY MARROW, AND MY FLESH;AND SHOWING ME WHO HE IS,
  • 00:13:40.981 --> 00:13:41.615
  • AND SHOWING ME WHO HE IS,AND CUTTING THROUGH ALL OF THE
  • 00:13:41.615 --> 00:13:43.483
  • AND CUTTING THROUGH ALL OF THEJUNK AND THE NOISE IN MY LIFE.
  • 00:13:43.483 --> 00:13:44.517
  • JUNK AND THE NOISE IN MY LIFE.AND I JUST REMEMBER LANDING AND
  • 00:13:44.517 --> 00:13:45.752
  • AND I JUST REMEMBER LANDING ANDI FELT PEACE FOR THE FIRST TIME
  • 00:13:45.752 --> 00:13:46.820
  • I FELT PEACE FOR THE FIRST TIMEIN MY LIFE.
  • 00:13:46.820 --> 00:13:47.921
  • IN MY LIFE.AND I REMEMBER, UH,
  • 00:13:47.921 --> 00:13:49.589
  • AND I REMEMBER, UH,JUST LEAVING THAT DAY,
  • 00:13:49.589 --> 00:13:50.790
  • JUST LEAVING THAT DAY,AND GOING HOME,
  • 00:13:50.790 --> 00:13:51.791
  • AND GOING HOME,AND GOING TO BED,
  • 00:13:51.791 --> 00:13:53.260
  • AND GOING TO BED,AND WAKING UP AND HEARING THIS
  • 00:13:53.260 --> 00:13:54.327
  • AND WAKING UP AND HEARING THISSONG SINGING THROUGH MY HEAD,
  • 00:13:54.327 --> 00:13:55.195
  • SONG SINGING THROUGH MY HEAD,"THIS IS THE DAY THE LORD
  • 00:13:55.195 --> 00:13:55.795
  • "THIS IS THE DAY THE LORDHAS MADE.
  • 00:13:55.795 --> 00:13:56.696
  • HAS MADE.I WILL REJOICE
  • 00:13:56.696 --> 00:13:57.664
  • I WILL REJOICEAND BE GLAD IN IT."
  • 00:13:57.664 --> 00:13:58.632
  • AND BE GLAD IN IT."AND IT KEPT REPEATING OVER
  • 00:13:58.632 --> 00:13:59.032
  • AND IT KEPT REPEATING OVERAND OVER.
  • 00:13:59.032 --> 00:13:59.799
  • AND OVER.AND I'M OUT FRONT,
  • 00:13:59.799 --> 00:14:00.934
  • AND I'M OUT FRONT,TRYING TO SMOKE A CIGARETTE.
  • 00:14:00.934 --> 00:14:01.568
  • TRYING TO SMOKE A CIGARETTE.AND I'M LIKE,
  • 00:14:01.568 --> 00:14:02.836
  • AND I'M LIKE,"WHAT IS GOING ON HERE?"
  • 00:14:02.836 --> 00:14:04.004
  • "WHAT IS GOING ON HERE?"AND I'M HEARING THIS VOICE.
  • 00:14:04.004 --> 00:14:04.738
  • AND I'M HEARING THIS VOICE.AM I CRAZY?
  • 00:14:04.738 --> 00:14:06.206
  • AM I CRAZY?AND I CALL MY DAD.
  • 00:14:06.206 --> 00:14:08.775
  • AND I CALL MY DAD.AND HE SAID, "RYAN," HE SAYS.
  • 00:14:08.775 --> 00:14:09.709
  • AND HE SAID, "RYAN," HE SAYS.I SAID, "DAD,
  • 00:14:09.709 --> 00:14:10.477
  • I SAID, "DAD,YOU KNOW WHAT I DIDN'T TELL YOU
  • 00:14:10.477 --> 00:14:11.044
  • YOU KNOW WHAT I DIDN'T TELL YOUGUYS IS,"
  • 00:14:11.044 --> 00:14:12.345
  • GUYS IS,"I SAID, "DAD," I GO,
  • 00:14:12.345 --> 00:14:13.546
  • I SAID, "DAD," I GO,"I GAVE MY LIFE TO JESUS
  • 00:14:13.546 --> 00:14:15.215
  • "I GAVE MY LIFE TO JESUSLAST NIGHT.
  • 00:14:15.215 --> 00:14:16.216
  • LAST NIGHT.AND UP TO THAT POINT I WAS
  • 00:14:16.216 --> 00:14:18.251
  • AND UP TO THAT POINT I WASUSING CRACK, HEROIN,
  • 00:14:18.251 --> 00:14:19.719
  • USING CRACK, HEROIN,COKE, PILLS."
  • 00:14:19.719 --> 00:14:20.287
  • COKE, PILLS."MATT HAGEE: WHATEVER THEY'D
  • 00:14:20.287 --> 00:14:20.654
  • MATT HAGEE: WHATEVER THEY'DSELL.
  • 00:14:20.654 --> 00:14:21.321
  • SELL.RYAN RIES: EVERYTHING,
  • 00:14:21.321 --> 00:14:22.322
  • RYAN RIES: EVERYTHING,WHATEVER THEY HAD AROUND THE
  • 00:14:22.322 --> 00:14:23.590
  • WHATEVER THEY HAD AROUND THEWORLD, IT DID NOT MATTER.
  • 00:14:23.590 --> 00:14:25.558
  • WORLD, IT DID NOT MATTER.SO I WAS LIKE GONE; YOU KNOW?
  • 00:14:25.558 --> 00:14:26.459
  • SO I WAS LIKE GONE; YOU KNOW?DRINKING EVERY DAY SINCE
  • 00:14:26.459 --> 00:14:27.661
  • DRINKING EVERY DAY SINCEI WAS LIKE 17 YEARS OLD
  • 00:14:27.661 --> 00:14:28.995
  • I WAS LIKE 17 YEARS OLDTILL I WAS 33.
  • 00:14:28.995 --> 00:14:29.496
  • TILL I WAS 33.I SAID,
  • 00:14:29.496 --> 00:14:30.130
  • I SAID,"I GAVE MY LIFE
  • 00:14:30.130 --> 00:14:30.764
  • "I GAVE MY LIFETO JESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:14:30.764 --> 00:14:31.898
  • TO JESUS CHRIST.I ASKED FOR THE FORGIVENESS
  • 00:14:31.898 --> 00:14:32.399
  • I ASKED FOR THE FORGIVENESSOF SINS."
  • 00:14:32.399 --> 00:14:33.166
  • OF SINS."AND WE KNOW WITH THE BLOOD
  • 00:14:33.166 --> 00:14:34.567
  • AND WE KNOW WITH THE BLOODTHAT WAS SHED ON THE CROSS,
  • 00:14:34.567 --> 00:14:36.536
  • THAT WAS SHED ON THE CROSS,JESUS WASHES US WHITE AS SNOW.
  • 00:14:36.536 --> 00:14:38.405
  • JESUS WASHES US WHITE AS SNOW.AND HE SAYS THAT, IN JOHN 7,
  • 00:14:38.405 --> 00:14:38.805
  • AND HE SAYS THAT, IN JOHN 7,HE SAYS,
  • 00:14:38.805 --> 00:14:39.673
  • HE SAYS,"IF YOU WANT A RELATIONSHIP
  • 00:14:39.673 --> 00:14:40.206
  • "IF YOU WANT A RELATIONSHIPWITH ME,
  • 00:14:40.206 --> 00:14:40.840
  • WITH ME,YOU CAN COME TO ME AND I WILL
  • 00:14:40.840 --> 00:14:41.441
  • YOU CAN COME TO ME AND I WILLSEND THE TORRENTS
  • 00:14:41.441 --> 00:14:42.442
  • SEND THE TORRENTSOF LIVING WATER."
  • 00:14:42.442 --> 00:14:42.976
  • OF LIVING WATER."AND WHEN YOU THINK OF
  • 00:14:42.976 --> 00:14:44.511
  • AND WHEN YOU THINK OFTHE TORRENTS OF LIVING WATER,
  • 00:14:44.511 --> 00:14:45.145
  • THE TORRENTS OF LIVING WATER,WHEN YOU LOOK UP "TORRENTS"
  • 00:14:45.145 --> 00:14:45.879
  • WHEN YOU LOOK UP "TORRENTS"IN THE DICTIONARY, IT SAYS,
  • 00:14:45.879 --> 00:14:47.547
  • IN THE DICTIONARY, IT SAYS,"A VIOLENT FORCE OR UNCEASING
  • 00:14:47.547 --> 00:14:48.682
  • "A VIOLENT FORCE OR UNCEASINGSTREAM OF ANYTHING."
  • 00:14:48.682 --> 00:14:49.816
  • STREAM OF ANYTHING."SO WHAT JESUS DOES IS HE
  • 00:14:49.816 --> 00:14:50.684
  • SO WHAT JESUS DOES IS HEFORGIVES YOU OF YOUR SINS
  • 00:14:50.684 --> 00:14:51.584
  • FORGIVES YOU OF YOUR SINSWITH THE BLOOD THAT WAS SHED
  • 00:14:51.584 --> 00:14:52.385
  • WITH THE BLOOD THAT WAS SHEDON THE CROSS.
  • 00:14:52.385 --> 00:14:53.386
  • ON THE CROSS.THEN HE SENDS THE POWER
  • 00:14:53.386 --> 00:14:54.120
  • THEN HE SENDS THE POWERFROM HEAVEN.
  • 00:14:54.120 --> 00:14:55.855
  • FROM HEAVEN.HE LIKE UNDOES THE RESERVOIR
  • 00:14:55.855 --> 00:14:56.923
  • HE LIKE UNDOES THE RESERVOIRAND SENDS THE HOLY GHOST,
  • 00:14:56.923 --> 00:14:57.657
  • AND SENDS THE HOLY GHOST,THE POWER FROM HEAVEN,
  • 00:14:57.657 --> 00:14:58.692
  • THE POWER FROM HEAVEN,AND THE LIVING WATER
  • 00:14:58.692 --> 00:15:00.627
  • AND THE LIVING WATERTO FILL YOU AND WASH YOU,
  • 00:15:00.627 --> 00:15:02.028
  • TO FILL YOU AND WASH YOU,AND BAPTIZE YOU WITH THE FIRE
  • 00:15:02.028 --> 00:15:02.696
  • AND BAPTIZE YOU WITH THE FIREAND THE POWER
  • 00:15:02.696 --> 00:15:03.863
  • AND THE POWEROF THE HOLY SPIRIT.
  • 00:15:03.863 --> 00:15:05.365
  • OF THE HOLY SPIRIT.AND THE JOB OF THE HOLY GHOST
  • 00:15:05.365 --> 00:15:06.599
  • AND THE JOB OF THE HOLY GHOSTIS TO PURGE AND DESTROY
  • 00:15:06.599 --> 00:15:07.801
  • IS TO PURGE AND DESTROYEVERYTHING THAT IS UNHOLY
  • 00:15:07.801 --> 00:15:08.702
  • EVERYTHING THAT IS UNHOLYIN OUR LIFE.
  • 00:15:08.702 --> 00:15:09.970
  • IN OUR LIFE.IT DESTROYS THE DRUGS,
  • 00:15:09.970 --> 00:15:12.672
  • IT DESTROYS THE DRUGS,THE ALCOHOL, THE LYING,
  • 00:15:12.672 --> 00:15:13.840
  • THE ALCOHOL, THE LYING,THE CHEATING, THE PORNOGRAPHY.
  • 00:15:13.840 --> 00:15:15.008
  • THE CHEATING, THE PORNOGRAPHY.HUH?
  • 00:15:15.008 --> 00:15:15.842
  • HUH?MATT HAGEE: THE BIBLE DOES.
  • 00:15:15.842 --> 00:15:16.343
  • MATT HAGEE: THE BIBLE DOES.KENDAL HAGEE: THE BIBLE
  • 00:15:16.343 --> 00:15:16.776
  • KENDAL HAGEE: THE BIBLEDOES IT.
  • 00:15:16.776 --> 00:15:17.344
  • DOES IT.BUT STEALING,
  • 00:15:17.344 --> 00:15:18.411
  • BUT STEALING,STEALING THE BIBLE,
  • 00:15:18.411 --> 00:15:19.846
  • STEALING THE BIBLE,ANYTHING STOLEN --
  • 00:15:19.846 --> 00:15:21.548
  • ANYTHING STOLEN --RYAN RIES: IT DOES ALL THAT.
  • 00:15:21.548 --> 00:15:23.249
  • RYAN RIES: IT DOES ALL THAT.THAT IS THE POWER FROM HEAVEN,
  • 00:15:23.249 --> 00:15:24.351
  • THAT IS THE POWER FROM HEAVEN,WHAT GOD DOES.
  • 00:15:24.351 --> 00:15:25.518
  • WHAT GOD DOES.SO WHAT HAPPENED IS
  • 00:15:25.518 --> 00:15:27.087
  • SO WHAT HAPPENED ISTHE NEXT DAY,
  • 00:15:27.087 --> 00:15:28.555
  • THE NEXT DAY,I WOKE UP AND HEARD THAT SONG.
  • 00:15:28.555 --> 00:15:29.589
  • I WOKE UP AND HEARD THAT SONG.SO GOD WAS ALREADY DOING
  • 00:15:29.589 --> 00:15:30.924
  • SO GOD WAS ALREADY DOINGTHIS SUPERNATURAL WORK IN THE
  • 00:15:30.924 --> 00:15:33.059
  • THIS SUPERNATURAL WORK IN THENATURAL REALM INSIDE OF ME.
  • 00:15:33.059 --> 00:15:33.760
  • NATURAL REALM INSIDE OF ME.MATT HAGEE: WHERE WERE YOU
  • 00:15:33.760 --> 00:15:34.394
  • MATT HAGEE: WHERE WERE YOUTHE FIRST TIME YOU HEARD
  • 00:15:34.394 --> 00:15:35.495
  • THE FIRST TIME YOU HEARDTHAT SONG?
  • 00:15:35.495 --> 00:15:36.129
  • THAT SONG?RYAN RIES: I WAS
  • 00:15:36.129 --> 00:15:36.863
  • RYAN RIES: I WASIN SUNDAY SCHOOL,
  • 00:15:36.863 --> 00:15:37.564
  • IN SUNDAY SCHOOL,PROBABLY LIKE FIRST
  • 00:15:37.564 --> 00:15:38.498
  • PROBABLY LIKE FIRSTOR SECOND GRADE.
  • 00:15:38.498 --> 00:15:39.099
  • OR SECOND GRADE.MATT HAGEE: EXACTLY.
  • 00:15:39.099 --> 00:15:39.666
  • MATT HAGEE: EXACTLY.KENDAL HAGEE: THE SEED
  • 00:15:39.666 --> 00:15:40.266
  • KENDAL HAGEE: THE SEEDWAS PLANTED.
  • 00:15:40.266 --> 00:15:40.900
  • WAS PLANTED.MATT HAGEE: AND HERE,
  • 00:15:40.900 --> 00:15:41.701
  • MATT HAGEE: AND HERE,TO THAT POINT --
  • 00:15:41.701 --> 00:15:42.369
  • TO THAT POINT --RYAN RIES: THE WORD NEVER
  • 00:15:42.369 --> 00:15:43.837
  • RYAN RIES: THE WORD NEVERCOMES BACK VOID, THE SONGS.
  • 00:15:43.837 --> 00:15:44.537
  • COMES BACK VOID, THE SONGS.MATT HAGEE: I THINK THAT
  • 00:15:44.537 --> 00:15:45.238
  • MATT HAGEE: I THINK THATTHERE'S PROBABLY A LOT
  • 00:15:45.238 --> 00:15:46.673
  • THERE'S PROBABLY A LOTOF PARENTS WHO HAVE SIMILAR
  • 00:15:46.673 --> 00:15:47.841
  • OF PARENTS WHO HAVE SIMILARSITUATIONS TO WHAT YOUR PARENTS
  • 00:15:47.841 --> 00:15:49.042
  • SITUATIONS TO WHAT YOUR PARENTSWENT THROUGH.
  • 00:15:49.042 --> 00:15:49.909
  • WENT THROUGH.YOU KNOW THEY STARTED THEIR
  • 00:15:49.909 --> 00:15:52.212
  • YOU KNOW THEY STARTED THEIRKIDS ON A PATH THAT WAS A
  • 00:15:52.212 --> 00:15:53.947
  • KIDS ON A PATH THAT WAS ABIBLICAL PATH THAT WAS A
  • 00:15:53.947 --> 00:15:54.814
  • BIBLICAL PATH THAT WAS A"TRAIN YOUR CHILD IN THE WAY
  • 00:15:54.814 --> 00:15:56.449
  • "TRAIN YOUR CHILD IN THE WAYHE SHOULD GO" PATH,
  • 00:15:56.449 --> 00:15:58.485
  • HE SHOULD GO" PATH,AND THERE'S SOMETIMES A LOT
  • 00:15:58.485 --> 00:16:00.320
  • AND THERE'S SOMETIMES A LOTOF CALENDAR PAGES BETWEEN,
  • 00:16:00.320 --> 00:16:01.421
  • OF CALENDAR PAGES BETWEEN,"AND WHEN HE IS OLDER,
  • 00:16:01.421 --> 00:16:03.089
  • "AND WHEN HE IS OLDER,HE WILL NOT DEPART FROM IT."
  • 00:16:03.089 --> 00:16:03.656
  • HE WILL NOT DEPART FROM IT."YOU KNOW,
  • 00:16:03.656 --> 00:16:04.324
  • YOU KNOW,BUT WHENEVER YOU STARTED
  • 00:16:04.324 --> 00:16:06.559
  • BUT WHENEVER YOU STARTEDTO COME TO A MOMENT OF YOUR
  • 00:16:06.559 --> 00:16:08.661
  • TO COME TO A MOMENT OF YOURRECOGNITION OF WHO CHRIST WAS,
  • 00:16:08.661 --> 00:16:09.362
  • RECOGNITION OF WHO CHRIST WAS,THERE'S A COUPLE OF THINGS
  • 00:16:09.362 --> 00:16:10.730
  • THERE'S A COUPLE OF THINGSTHAT I HEAR IN YOUR STORY THAT
  • 00:16:10.730 --> 00:16:11.898
  • THAT I HEAR IN YOUR STORY THATI THINK ARE PRETTY IMPORTANT.
  • 00:16:11.898 --> 00:16:12.999
  • I THINK ARE PRETTY IMPORTANT.ONE,
  • 00:16:12.999 --> 00:16:14.200
  • ONE,BECAUSE YOU WERE CHASING
  • 00:16:14.200 --> 00:16:15.435
  • BECAUSE YOU WERE CHASINGTHE THINGS OF THE FLESH,
  • 00:16:15.435 --> 00:16:17.170
  • THE THINGS OF THE FLESH,YOU WERE ADDICTED TO FEELINGS.
  • 00:16:17.170 --> 00:16:18.405
  • YOU WERE ADDICTED TO FEELINGS.AND WHAT YOU WANTED WAS
  • 00:16:18.405 --> 00:16:20.607
  • AND WHAT YOU WANTED WASSALVATION TO BE A FEELING.
  • 00:16:20.607 --> 00:16:22.208
  • SALVATION TO BE A FEELING.YOU WANTED IT TO MAKE YOU FEEL
  • 00:16:22.208 --> 00:16:23.343
  • YOU WANTED IT TO MAKE YOU FEELLIKE THE DRUG MADE YOU FEEL.
  • 00:16:23.343 --> 00:16:24.411
  • LIKE THE DRUG MADE YOU FEEL.YOU WANTED IT TO GIVE YOU
  • 00:16:24.411 --> 00:16:26.646
  • YOU WANTED IT TO GIVE YOUAN ESCAPE LIKE WHATEVER YOUR
  • 00:16:26.646 --> 00:16:27.981
  • AN ESCAPE LIKE WHATEVER YOURFLAVOR OF THE DAY WAS GOING
  • 00:16:27.981 --> 00:16:29.082
  • FLAVOR OF THE DAY WAS GOINGTO HELP YOU ESCAPE.
  • 00:16:29.082 --> 00:16:30.316
  • TO HELP YOU ESCAPE.BUT THE REALITY OF SALVATION,
  • 00:16:30.316 --> 00:16:30.884
  • BUT THE REALITY OF SALVATION,IT'S NOT A FEELING;
  • 00:16:30.884 --> 00:16:31.684
  • IT'S NOT A FEELING;IT'S A FACT.
  • 00:16:31.684 --> 00:16:32.318
  • IT'S A FACT.RYAN RIES: YEAH.
  • 00:16:32.318 --> 00:16:33.019
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH.KENDAL HAGEE: AMEN.
  • 00:16:33.019 --> 00:16:33.586
  • KENDAL HAGEE: AMEN.MATT HAGEE: IT'S A FACT
  • 00:16:33.586 --> 00:16:35.488
  • MATT HAGEE: IT'S A FACTJESUS CHRIST DIED AND REDEEMED
  • 00:16:35.488 --> 00:16:37.357
  • JESUS CHRIST DIED AND REDEEMEDMANKIND FROM THEIR SINS.
  • 00:16:37.357 --> 00:16:38.825
  • MANKIND FROM THEIR SINS.THE ONLY QUESTION MARK IS
  • 00:16:38.825 --> 00:16:41.528
  • THE ONLY QUESTION MARK ISIF YOU WILL BE BELIEVE IN HIM;
  • 00:16:41.528 --> 00:16:42.028
  • IF YOU WILL BE BELIEVE IN HIM;YOU KNOW?
  • 00:16:42.028 --> 00:16:44.230
  • YOU KNOW?SO ONCE YOU BELIEVE IN HIM,
  • 00:16:44.230 --> 00:16:46.032
  • SO ONCE YOU BELIEVE IN HIM,YOU ARE NOW HAVING
  • 00:16:46.032 --> 00:16:47.000
  • YOU ARE NOW HAVINGTHE OPPORTUNITY TO EMBRACE
  • 00:16:47.000 --> 00:16:48.968
  • THE OPPORTUNITY TO EMBRACETHE FACT, NOT THE FEELING,
  • 00:16:48.968 --> 00:16:49.669
  • THE FACT, NOT THE FEELING,THAT YOUR SINS HAVE BEEN
  • 00:16:49.669 --> 00:16:50.170
  • THAT YOUR SINS HAVE BEENFORGIVEN.
  • 00:16:50.170 --> 00:16:50.703
  • FORGIVEN.RYAN RIES: YEP.
  • 00:16:50.703 --> 00:16:51.504
  • RYAN RIES: YEP.MATT HAGEE: AND AS YOU STARTED
  • 00:16:51.504 --> 00:16:52.872
  • MATT HAGEE: AND AS YOU STARTEDTO EMBRACE THOSE FACTS,
  • 00:16:52.872 --> 00:16:53.907
  • TO EMBRACE THOSE FACTS,GOD BROUGHT BACK TO YOUR
  • 00:16:53.907 --> 00:16:55.375
  • GOD BROUGHT BACK TO YOURREMEMBRANCE SEEDS THAT HAD BEEN
  • 00:16:55.375 --> 00:16:56.042
  • REMEMBRANCE SEEDS THAT HAD BEENSOWN,
  • 00:16:56.042 --> 00:16:57.610
  • SOWN,EVER SO SUBTLE FROM EVEN SUNDAY
  • 00:16:57.610 --> 00:16:58.678
  • EVER SO SUBTLE FROM EVEN SUNDAYSCHOOL; YOU KNOW?
  • 00:16:58.678 --> 00:16:59.446
  • SCHOOL; YOU KNOW?I MEAN WHEN YOU'RE SITTING HERE
  • 00:16:59.446 --> 00:17:00.046
  • I MEAN WHEN YOU'RE SITTING HERETALKING --
  • 00:17:00.046 --> 00:17:00.713
  • TALKING --RYAN RIES: IT'S CRAZY; HUH?
  • 00:17:00.713 --> 00:17:01.648
  • RYAN RIES: IT'S CRAZY; HUH?KENDAL HAGEE: I KNOW, AMAZING.
  • 00:17:01.648 --> 00:17:02.415
  • KENDAL HAGEE: I KNOW, AMAZING.MATT HAGEE: YOU'RE SITTING HERE
  • 00:17:02.415 --> 00:17:03.249
  • MATT HAGEE: YOU'RE SITTING HERETALKING ABOUT THE TORRENTS OF
  • 00:17:03.249 --> 00:17:04.017
  • TALKING ABOUT THE TORRENTS OFGOD'S LIVING WATER
  • 00:17:04.017 --> 00:17:05.518
  • GOD'S LIVING WATERAND THESE PRINCIPLES,
  • 00:17:05.518 --> 00:17:06.152
  • AND THESE PRINCIPLES,YOU DIDN'T LEARN THIS
  • 00:17:06.152 --> 00:17:07.220
  • YOU DIDN'T LEARN THISON THE SKATE PATH.
  • 00:17:07.220 --> 00:17:07.954
  • ON THE SKATE PATH.RYAN RIES: NO.
  • 00:17:07.954 --> 00:17:08.655
  • RYAN RIES: NO.MATT HAGEE: YOU KNOW YOU
  • 00:17:08.655 --> 00:17:10.757
  • MATT HAGEE: YOU KNOW YOULEARNED THIS SITTING IN THE
  • 00:17:10.757 --> 00:17:12.292
  • LEARNED THIS SITTING IN THEPRESENCE OF GOD EVEN WHEN YOU
  • 00:17:12.292 --> 00:17:13.626
  • PRESENCE OF GOD EVEN WHEN YOUWEREN'T AWARE THAT IT WAS
  • 00:17:13.626 --> 00:17:14.794
  • WEREN'T AWARE THAT IT WASSOMETHING YOU WERE DESIRING,
  • 00:17:14.794 --> 00:17:16.229
  • SOMETHING YOU WERE DESIRING,CHASING, PURSUING.
  • 00:17:16.229 --> 00:17:17.697
  • CHASING, PURSUING.HE WAS PURSUING YOU.
  • 00:17:17.697 --> 00:17:18.631
  • HE WAS PURSUING YOU.AND WHEN YOU LOOKED OVER
  • 00:17:18.631 --> 00:17:19.599
  • AND WHEN YOU LOOKED OVERYOUR SHOULDER AND,
  • 00:17:19.599 --> 00:17:21.634
  • YOUR SHOULDER AND,YOU KNOW, LOOKED BACK TO HIM,
  • 00:17:21.634 --> 00:17:23.069
  • YOU KNOW, LOOKED BACK TO HIM,HE SAID, HERE IT COMES.
  • 00:17:23.069 --> 00:17:26.072
  • HE SAID, HERE IT COMES.AND IT MADE AN IMPACT THAT LED
  • 00:17:26.072 --> 00:17:28.241
  • AND IT MADE AN IMPACT THAT LEDFROM A FACT, THEN TO A FEELING.
  • 00:17:28.241 --> 00:17:29.042
  • FROM A FACT, THEN TO A FEELING.AND NOW BECAUSE YOU HAVE
  • 00:17:29.042 --> 00:17:30.243
  • AND NOW BECAUSE YOU HAVETHE FEELING AND THE FACT
  • 00:17:30.243 --> 00:17:31.010
  • THE FEELING AND THE FACTOF THE HOLY SPIRIT,
  • 00:17:31.010 --> 00:17:31.945
  • OF THE HOLY SPIRIT,IT'S SOMETHING THAT NO ONE
  • 00:17:31.945 --> 00:17:33.179
  • IT'S SOMETHING THAT NO ONECAN TAKE FROM YOU.
  • 00:17:33.179 --> 00:17:33.980
  • CAN TAKE FROM YOU.RYAN RIES: YOU'RE RIGHT.
  • 00:17:33.980 --> 00:17:34.714
  • RYAN RIES: YOU'RE RIGHT.I ALSO WANT TO POINT OUT TOO
  • 00:17:34.714 --> 00:17:36.082
  • I ALSO WANT TO POINT OUT TOOIS THAT WHAT'S INTERESTING
  • 00:17:36.082 --> 00:17:38.084
  • IS THAT WHAT'S INTERESTINGIS MY DAD NEVER JUDGED ME.
  • 00:17:38.084 --> 00:17:38.985
  • IS MY DAD NEVER JUDGED ME.MY PARENTS NEVER JUDGED ME.
  • 00:17:38.985 --> 00:17:40.186
  • MY PARENTS NEVER JUDGED ME.THEY WERE --
  • 00:17:40.186 --> 00:17:41.421
  • THEY WERE --THEY WERE IN MY LIFE.
  • 00:17:41.421 --> 00:17:42.188
  • THEY WERE IN MY LIFE.AND I WOULD HAVE THESE LITTLE
  • 00:17:42.188 --> 00:17:43.056
  • AND I WOULD HAVE THESE LITTLEMOMENTS WHERE THEY'D BE LIKE,
  • 00:17:43.056 --> 00:17:44.224
  • MOMENTS WHERE THEY'D BE LIKE,"HEY, GOD HAS A PLAN
  • 00:17:44.224 --> 00:17:45.258
  • "HEY, GOD HAS A PLANFOR YOUR LIFE."
  • 00:17:45.258 --> 00:17:46.059
  • FOR YOUR LIFE."AND I'D BE LIKE,
  • 00:17:46.059 --> 00:17:47.527
  • AND I'D BE LIKE,"GOD HAS A PLAN FOR MY LIFE."
  • 00:17:47.527 --> 00:17:48.595
  • "GOD HAS A PLAN FOR MY LIFE."AND YOU KNOW THE HOLY SPIRIT
  • 00:17:48.595 --> 00:17:49.429
  • AND YOU KNOW THE HOLY SPIRITWOULD JUST BRING THAT
  • 00:17:49.429 --> 00:17:50.096
  • WOULD JUST BRING THATTO REMEMBRANCE,
  • 00:17:50.096 --> 00:17:51.631
  • TO REMEMBRANCE,BUT THAT'S HOW HE LOVED ME.
  • 00:17:51.631 --> 00:17:52.298
  • BUT THAT'S HOW HE LOVED ME.AND HE WOULD COME OVER
  • 00:17:52.298 --> 00:17:53.366
  • AND HE WOULD COME OVERAND I HAD MY GIRLFRIEND THERE,
  • 00:17:53.366 --> 00:17:54.934
  • AND I HAD MY GIRLFRIEND THERE,AND YOU KNOW
  • 00:17:54.934 --> 00:17:56.402
  • AND YOU KNOWTHAT WHOLE LIFESTYLE.
  • 00:17:56.402 --> 00:17:57.203
  • THAT WHOLE LIFESTYLE.BUT HE ALWAYS LOVED ME,
  • 00:17:57.203 --> 00:17:59.005
  • BUT HE ALWAYS LOVED ME,BECAUSE HE NEVER JUDGED ME.
  • 00:17:59.005 --> 00:18:00.340
  • BECAUSE HE NEVER JUDGED ME.WHEN THE TIME CAME,
  • 00:18:00.340 --> 00:18:01.674
  • WHEN THE TIME CAME,HE WAS THE FIRST ONE I CALLED.
  • 00:18:01.674 --> 00:18:02.609
  • HE WAS THE FIRST ONE I CALLED.SO WE'VE GOT TO KEEP THAT DOOR
  • 00:18:02.609 --> 00:18:04.844
  • SO WE'VE GOT TO KEEP THAT DOOROPEN WITH OUR CHILDREN,
  • 00:18:04.844 --> 00:18:05.845
  • OPEN WITH OUR CHILDREN,BECAUSE WE'VE GOT TO --
  • 00:18:05.845 --> 00:18:06.613
  • BECAUSE WE'VE GOT TO --IT'S NOT THAT WE AGREE WITH
  • 00:18:06.613 --> 00:18:08.248
  • IT'S NOT THAT WE AGREE WITHWHAT THEIR LIFESTYLE,
  • 00:18:08.248 --> 00:18:09.048
  • WHAT THEIR LIFESTYLE,BUT WE'VE TO THE TO KEEP
  • 00:18:09.048 --> 00:18:09.682
  • BUT WE'VE TO THE TO KEEPTHAT DOOR OPEN,
  • 00:18:09.682 --> 00:18:11.084
  • THAT DOOR OPEN,BECAUSE THERE WILL BE A TIME
  • 00:18:11.084 --> 00:18:12.552
  • BECAUSE THERE WILL BE A TIMEWHEN THE HOLY SPIRIT'S GOING
  • 00:18:12.552 --> 00:18:13.486
  • WHEN THE HOLY SPIRIT'S GOINGTO MOVE ON THEIR LIFE,
  • 00:18:13.486 --> 00:18:14.053
  • TO MOVE ON THEIR LIFE,AND THEY'RE GOING TO NEED
  • 00:18:14.053 --> 00:18:14.654
  • AND THEY'RE GOING TO NEEDSOMEONE TO CALL.
  • 00:18:14.654 --> 00:18:15.622
  • SOMEONE TO CALL.AND IF WE CLOSE THE DOOR,
  • 00:18:15.622 --> 00:18:16.656
  • AND IF WE CLOSE THE DOOR,WHO ARE THEY GOING TO CALL?
  • 00:18:16.656 --> 00:18:18.191
  • WHO ARE THEY GOING TO CALL?THAT DOOR HAS TO BE OPEN.
  • 00:18:18.191 --> 00:18:18.791
  • THAT DOOR HAS TO BE OPEN.MATT HAGEE: YEAH,
  • 00:18:18.791 --> 00:18:19.926
  • MATT HAGEE: YEAH,AND LOVE KEEPS YOU FROM BEING
  • 00:18:19.926 --> 00:18:21.461
  • AND LOVE KEEPS YOU FROM BEINGDISQUALIFIED --
  • 00:18:21.461 --> 00:18:22.061
  • DISQUALIFIED --RYAN RIES: YEAH.
  • 00:18:22.061 --> 00:18:22.662
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH.MATT HAGEE: -- IF YOU
  • 00:18:22.662 --> 00:18:23.463
  • MATT HAGEE: -- IF YOUCONSTANTLY LOVE SOMEBODY
  • 00:18:23.463 --> 00:18:24.397
  • CONSTANTLY LOVE SOMEBODYWITH THE SAME LOVE
  • 00:18:24.397 --> 00:18:25.298
  • WITH THE SAME LOVETHAT CHRIST HAS FOR YOU.
  • 00:18:25.298 --> 00:18:27.267
  • THAT CHRIST HAS FOR YOU.THE THING THAT I REMIND MYSELF
  • 00:18:27.267 --> 00:18:28.034
  • THE THING THAT I REMIND MYSELFAND OTHERS OFTEN,
  • 00:18:28.034 --> 00:18:28.601
  • AND OTHERS OFTEN,I SAID,
  • 00:18:28.601 --> 00:18:29.469
  • I SAID,"WE SHOULD LOVE OTHERS
  • 00:18:29.469 --> 00:18:31.671
  • "WE SHOULD LOVE OTHERSLIKE CHRIST LOVED US."
  • 00:18:31.671 --> 00:18:32.906
  • LIKE CHRIST LOVED US."HE LOVED US WHEN WE WERE NOT
  • 00:18:32.906 --> 00:18:34.240
  • HE LOVED US WHEN WE WERE NOTPERFECT.
  • 00:18:34.240 --> 00:18:35.008
  • PERFECT.RYAN RIES: I ALWAYS REMEMBER
  • 00:18:35.008 --> 00:18:36.242
  • RYAN RIES: I ALWAYS REMEMBERFROM THAT STARTING POINT,
  • 00:18:36.242 --> 00:18:36.910
  • FROM THAT STARTING POINT,FOR WHERE YOU WERE
  • 00:18:36.910 --> 00:18:38.111
  • FOR WHERE YOU WEREALL MESSED UP,
  • 00:18:38.111 --> 00:18:39.812
  • ALL MESSED UP,AND THEN YOU'LL NEVER FORGET;
  • 00:18:39.812 --> 00:18:40.613
  • AND THEN YOU'LL NEVER FORGET;YOU KNOW?
  • 00:18:40.613 --> 00:18:41.114
  • YOU KNOW?MATT HAGEE: ABSOLUTELY.
  • 00:18:41.114 --> 00:18:41.814
  • MATT HAGEE: ABSOLUTELY.SO WHEN WE COME BACK
  • 00:18:41.814 --> 00:18:42.749
  • SO WHEN WE COME BACKFROM BREAK,
  • 00:18:42.749 --> 00:18:44.651
  • FROM BREAK,YOU WERE PRODUCING PARTIES
  • 00:18:44.651 --> 00:18:45.451
  • YOU WERE PRODUCING PARTIESWHENEVER YOU WERE DOING
  • 00:18:45.451 --> 00:18:46.553
  • WHENEVER YOU WERE DOINGSKATEBOARD STUFF.
  • 00:18:46.553 --> 00:18:47.320
  • SKATEBOARD STUFF.RYAN RIES: I STILL DO.
  • 00:18:47.320 --> 00:18:47.921
  • RYAN RIES: I STILL DO.MATT HAGEE: NOW YOU'RE
  • 00:18:47.921 --> 00:18:48.955
  • MATT HAGEE: NOW YOU'REPRODUCING PARTIES.
  • 00:18:48.955 --> 00:18:49.722
  • PRODUCING PARTIES.NOW YOU'RE PRODUCING PARTIES.
  • 00:18:49.722 --> 00:18:50.957
  • NOW YOU'RE PRODUCING PARTIES.AND I WANT TO HEAR ABOUT THOSE,
  • 00:18:50.957 --> 00:18:53.526
  • AND I WANT TO HEAR ABOUT THOSE,BECAUSE IT'S A SIGNIFICANT WORK
  • 00:18:53.526 --> 00:18:54.694
  • BECAUSE IT'S A SIGNIFICANT WORKTHAT'S BEING DONE AND IT'S GOT
  • 00:18:54.694 --> 00:18:55.962
  • THAT'S BEING DONE AND IT'S GOTA GREAT KINGDOM IMPACT.
  • 00:18:55.962 --> 00:18:56.729
  • A GREAT KINGDOM IMPACT.AND I WANT THOSE OF YOU,
  • 00:18:56.729 --> 00:18:57.597
  • AND I WANT THOSE OF YOU,WHO ARE WATCHING,
  • 00:18:57.597 --> 00:18:58.498
  • WHO ARE WATCHING,TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT WHAT
  • 00:18:58.498 --> 00:18:59.566
  • TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT WHATRYAN'S DOING THESE DAYS
  • 00:18:59.566 --> 00:19:00.833
  • RYAN'S DOING THESE DAYSAND HOW YOU CAN BE A PART.
  • 00:19:00.833 --> 00:19:04.571
  • AND HOW YOU CAN BE A PART.♪ MUSIC ♪
  • 00:19:04.571 --> 00:19:05.972
  • ♪ MUSIC ♪THE LIFE OF A CHILD IS PRECIOUS
  • 00:19:05.972 --> 00:19:06.973
  • THE LIFE OF A CHILD IS PRECIOUSIN GOD'S EYES.
  • 00:19:06.973 --> 00:19:07.807
  • IN GOD'S EYES.AND THE GIFT OF LIFE
  • 00:19:07.807 --> 00:19:08.975
  • AND THE GIFT OF LIFEIS SOMETHING YOU CAN BECOME
  • 00:19:08.975 --> 00:19:10.210
  • IS SOMETHING YOU CAN BECOMEA PART OF TODAY.
  • 00:19:10.210 --> 00:19:11.311
  • A PART OF TODAY.THE SANCTUARY OF HOPE
  • 00:19:11.311 --> 00:19:13.079
  • THE SANCTUARY OF HOPEIS A ONE-OF-A-KIND SAFE HAVEN
  • 00:19:13.079 --> 00:19:14.314
  • IS A ONE-OF-A-KIND SAFE HAVENTHAT PROVIDES A LOVING,
  • 00:19:14.314 --> 00:19:15.215
  • THAT PROVIDES A LOVING,SAFE ENVIRONMENT
  • 00:19:15.215 --> 00:19:16.349
  • SAFE ENVIRONMENTWHERE BOTH BABY AND MOTHER
  • 00:19:16.349 --> 00:19:17.650
  • WHERE BOTH BABY AND MOTHERCAN RECEIVE THE EDUCATION,
  • 00:19:17.650 --> 00:19:18.384
  • CAN RECEIVE THE EDUCATION,CARE AND HOPE
  • 00:19:18.384 --> 00:19:19.719
  • CARE AND HOPETHEY DESPERATELY NEED.
  • 00:19:19.719 --> 00:19:20.853
  • THEY DESPERATELY NEED.YOUR MONTHLY GIFT WILL PROVIDE
  • 00:19:20.853 --> 00:19:22.121
  • YOUR MONTHLY GIFT WILL PROVIDETHE OPPORTUNITY TO CHANGE
  • 00:19:22.121 --> 00:19:23.723
  • THE OPPORTUNITY TO CHANGETHE LIFE OF A CHILD AND MOTHER
  • 00:19:23.723 --> 00:19:25.191
  • THE LIFE OF A CHILD AND MOTHERBY BECOMING A LEGACY PARTNER
  • 00:19:25.191 --> 00:19:25.925
  • BY BECOMING A LEGACY PARTNERTODAY.
  • 00:19:25.925 --> 00:19:27.060
  • TODAY.WHEN YOU PARTNER WITH US,
  • 00:19:27.060 --> 00:19:29.128
  • WHEN YOU PARTNER WITH US,OUR LEGACY BECOMES YOUR LEGACY.
  • 00:19:29.128 --> 00:19:30.496
  • OUR LEGACY BECOMES YOUR LEGACY.CALL THE NUMBER ON THE SCREEN
  • 00:19:30.496 --> 00:19:33.733
  • CALL THE NUMBER ON THE SCREENOR GO TO JHM.ORG/PARTNER.
  • 00:19:33.733 --> 00:19:35.335
  • OR GO TO JHM.ORG/PARTNER.YOU AND YOUR FAMILY CAN EXPLORE
  • 00:19:35.335 --> 00:19:36.502
  • YOU AND YOUR FAMILY CAN EXPLOREISRAEL WITH PASTOR MATT,
  • 00:19:36.502 --> 00:19:37.737
  • ISRAEL WITH PASTOR MATT,KENDAL, AND THEIR CHILDREN
  • 00:19:37.737 --> 00:19:40.173
  • KENDAL, AND THEIR CHILDRENON THE 2021 ISRAEL FAMILY TRIP.
  • 00:19:40.173 --> 00:19:41.174
  • ON THE 2021 ISRAEL FAMILY TRIP.THIS ISN'T YOUR TYPICAL
  • 00:19:41.174 --> 00:19:42.008
  • THIS ISN'T YOUR TYPICALPILGRIMAGE.
  • 00:19:42.008 --> 00:19:43.409
  • PILGRIMAGE.THIS FUN AND EXCITING TRIP
  • 00:19:43.409 --> 00:19:44.844
  • THIS FUN AND EXCITING TRIPIS DESIGNED FOR FAMILIES.
  • 00:19:44.844 --> 00:19:45.778
  • IS DESIGNED FOR FAMILIES.MORE THAN JUST VISITING
  • 00:19:45.778 --> 00:19:47.113
  • MORE THAN JUST VISITINGHISTORICAL PLACES,
  • 00:19:47.113 --> 00:19:48.214
  • HISTORICAL PLACES,PAST WILL MEET PRESENT,
  • 00:19:48.214 --> 00:19:49.849
  • PAST WILL MEET PRESENT,AS YOU SAIL ACROSS THE SEA
  • 00:19:49.849 --> 00:19:50.817
  • AS YOU SAIL ACROSS THE SEAOF GALILEE.
  • 00:19:50.817 --> 00:19:52.552
  • OF GALILEE.DISCOVER ANCIENT ANTIQUITIES
  • 00:19:52.552 --> 00:19:54.420
  • DISCOVER ANCIENT ANTIQUITIESWHILE ON AN ARCHEOLOGICAL DIG.
  • 00:19:54.420 --> 00:19:55.922
  • WHILE ON AN ARCHEOLOGICAL DIG.RECREATE THE DAY-TO-DAY LIFE
  • 00:19:55.922 --> 00:19:57.557
  • RECREATE THE DAY-TO-DAY LIFEOF AN ANCIENT BIBLICAL VILLAGE,
  • 00:19:57.557 --> 00:19:58.791
  • OF AN ANCIENT BIBLICAL VILLAGE,INCLUDING HERDING SHEEP
  • 00:19:58.791 --> 00:20:00.026
  • INCLUDING HERDING SHEEPAND MAKING CHEESE.
  • 00:20:00.026 --> 00:20:01.060
  • AND MAKING CHEESE.FLOAT ON THE DEAD SEA,
  • 00:20:01.060 --> 00:20:02.662
  • FLOAT ON THE DEAD SEA,AND SWIM IN THE MEDITERRANEAN.
  • 00:20:02.662 --> 00:20:03.329
  • AND SWIM IN THE MEDITERRANEAN.TAKE COMMUNION
  • 00:20:03.329 --> 00:20:04.163
  • TAKE COMMUNIONAT THE GARDEN TOMB
  • 00:20:04.163 --> 00:20:05.031
  • AT THE GARDEN TOMBAND BE BAPTIZED
  • 00:20:05.031 --> 00:20:06.266
  • AND BE BAPTIZEDIN THE JORDAN RIVER.
  • 00:20:06.266 --> 00:20:07.500
  • IN THE JORDAN RIVER.WHETHER YOU'RE RIDING ATV'S
  • 00:20:07.500 --> 00:20:08.534
  • WHETHER YOU'RE RIDING ATV'SACROSS THE DESERT
  • 00:20:08.534 --> 00:20:09.936
  • ACROSS THE DESERTOR TAKING PART IN A CAMEL
  • 00:20:09.936 --> 00:20:10.903
  • OR TAKING PART IN A CAMELCARAVAN,
  • 00:20:10.903 --> 00:20:12.171
  • CARAVAN,THIS IS THE PERFECT WAY
  • 00:20:12.171 --> 00:20:14.173
  • THIS IS THE PERFECT WAYTO BRING THE BIBLE TO LIFE
  • 00:20:14.173 --> 00:20:15.842
  • TO BRING THE BIBLE TO LIFEFOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.
  • 00:20:15.842 --> 00:20:17.010
  • FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.SPACE IS LIMITED,
  • 00:20:17.010 --> 00:20:20.313
  • SPACE IS LIMITED,SO CALL OR GO TO JHM.ORG
  • 00:20:20.313 --> 00:20:21.848
  • SO CALL OR GO TO JHM.ORGFOR MORE INFORMATION
  • 00:20:21.848 --> 00:20:23.182
  • FOR MORE INFORMATIONAND RESERVE YOUR SPOT
  • 00:20:23.182 --> 00:20:24.951
  • AND RESERVE YOUR SPOTON THIS ONE-OF-A-KIND TOUR
  • 00:20:24.951 --> 00:20:26.252
  • ON THIS ONE-OF-A-KIND TOURTODAY.
  • 00:20:26.252 --> 00:20:33.459
  • TODAY.♪ MUSIC ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪
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  • ♪ MUSIC ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪MATT HAGEE: WELCOME BACK TO
  • 00:20:34.227 --> 00:20:34.894
  • MATT HAGEE: WELCOME BACK TO"THE DIFFERENCE."
  • 00:20:34.894 --> 00:20:35.795
  • "THE DIFFERENCE."RYAN RIES IS OUR GUEST.
  • 00:20:35.795 --> 00:20:37.030
  • RYAN RIES IS OUR GUEST.AND RYAN,
  • 00:20:37.030 --> 00:20:38.765
  • AND RYAN,YOU KNOW ONE OF THE THINGS THAT
  • 00:20:38.765 --> 00:20:40.199
  • YOU KNOW ONE OF THE THINGS THATI WANT TO COMMEND YOU FOR AND
  • 00:20:40.199 --> 00:20:42.568
  • I WANT TO COMMEND YOU FOR ANDTHANK YOU FOR IS --
  • 00:20:42.568 --> 00:20:43.336
  • THANK YOU FOR IS --I DON'T KNOW IF YOU KNOW THIS,
  • 00:20:43.336 --> 00:20:45.004
  • I DON'T KNOW IF YOU KNOW THIS,BUT MY DAD'S A PASTOR TOO.
  • 00:20:45.004 --> 00:20:45.805
  • BUT MY DAD'S A PASTOR TOO.AND UH,
  • 00:20:45.805 --> 00:20:46.973
  • AND UH,I GREW UP IN CHURCH TOO.
  • 00:20:46.973 --> 00:20:47.874
  • I GREW UP IN CHURCH TOO.AND ONE OF THE THINGS
  • 00:20:47.874 --> 00:20:50.643
  • AND ONE OF THE THINGSTHAT I WAS A PART OF,
  • 00:20:50.643 --> 00:20:51.577
  • THAT I WAS A PART OF,AS A CHILD GROWING UP
  • 00:20:51.577 --> 00:20:53.012
  • AS A CHILD GROWING UPIN YOUTH SERVICES,
  • 00:20:53.012 --> 00:20:54.447
  • IN YOUTH SERVICES,WERE TESTIMONIES FROM
  • 00:20:54.447 --> 00:20:56.049
  • WERE TESTIMONIES FROMINDIVIDUALS WHO HAD LIVED
  • 00:20:56.049 --> 00:20:58.117
  • INDIVIDUALS WHO HAD LIVEDA VERY HARD, FAST,
  • 00:20:58.117 --> 00:20:59.419
  • A VERY HARD, FAST,AND YOU KNOW SEX, DRUG,
  • 00:20:59.419 --> 00:21:01.120
  • AND YOU KNOW SEX, DRUG,AND ROCK'N'ROLL LIFE.
  • 00:21:01.120 --> 00:21:02.422
  • AND ROCK'N'ROLL LIFE.AND THEY WOULD COME TO A POINT
  • 00:21:02.422 --> 00:21:02.989
  • AND THEY WOULD COME TO A POINTWHERE THEY WOULD SAY,
  • 00:21:02.989 --> 00:21:04.891
  • WHERE THEY WOULD SAY,"NOW THAT'S ALL IN MY PAST."
  • 00:21:04.891 --> 00:21:06.392
  • "NOW THAT'S ALL IN MY PAST."AND THEN THEY ALMOST ACTED LIKE
  • 00:21:06.392 --> 00:21:09.128
  • AND THEN THEY ALMOST ACTED LIKETHEY HAD JOINED A GROUP OF
  • 00:21:09.128 --> 00:21:11.264
  • THEY HAD JOINED A GROUP OFMONKS SINCE THEY MET JESUS.
  • 00:21:11.264 --> 00:21:13.266
  • MONKS SINCE THEY MET JESUS.IT'S LIKE, NOW I DON'T JAYWALK,
  • 00:21:13.266 --> 00:21:14.267
  • IT'S LIKE, NOW I DON'T JAYWALK,I DON'T CHEW GUM,
  • 00:21:14.267 --> 00:21:15.001
  • I DON'T CHEW GUM,I DON'T DO THIS,
  • 00:21:15.001 --> 00:21:15.702
  • I DON'T DO THIS,I DON'T DO THAT.
  • 00:21:15.702 --> 00:21:16.636
  • I DON'T DO THAT.AND YOU'RE SITTING THERE GOING,
  • 00:21:16.636 --> 00:21:18.538
  • AND YOU'RE SITTING THERE GOING,SO YOU SPENT 30 MINUTES TELLING
  • 00:21:18.538 --> 00:21:20.406
  • SO YOU SPENT 30 MINUTES TELLINGME HOW RECKLESSLY YOU LIVED
  • 00:21:20.406 --> 00:21:21.541
  • ME HOW RECKLESSLY YOU LIVEDYOUR LIFE IN THE WORLD,
  • 00:21:21.541 --> 00:21:22.408
  • YOUR LIFE IN THE WORLD,AND NOW YOU'RE GOING TO SPEND
  • 00:21:22.408 --> 00:21:23.543
  • AND NOW YOU'RE GOING TO SPENDTHE NEXT 30 MINUTES TELLING ME
  • 00:21:23.543 --> 00:21:26.846
  • THE NEXT 30 MINUTES TELLING MEHOW YOU ARE BLAND AS WHITE RICE
  • 00:21:26.846 --> 00:21:28.348
  • HOW YOU ARE BLAND AS WHITE RICESINCE YOU'VE MET JESUS.
  • 00:21:28.348 --> 00:21:29.882
  • SINCE YOU'VE MET JESUS.YOU HAVE A RELATIONSHIP WITH
  • 00:21:29.882 --> 00:21:31.918
  • YOU HAVE A RELATIONSHIP WITHJESUS AND YOU ARE LIVING FOR
  • 00:21:31.918 --> 00:21:34.153
  • JESUS AND YOU ARE LIVING FORHIM JUST AS HARD AS YOU WERE
  • 00:21:34.153 --> 00:21:35.621
  • HIM JUST AS HARD AS YOU WERELIVING WITHOUT HIM.
  • 00:21:35.621 --> 00:21:36.589
  • LIVING WITHOUT HIM.TELL ME ABOUT THAT.
  • 00:21:36.589 --> 00:21:37.256
  • TELL ME ABOUT THAT.RYAN RIES: SO THAT'S WHAT
  • 00:21:37.256 --> 00:21:38.458
  • RYAN RIES: SO THAT'S WHATI WOULD REFER TO AS
  • 00:21:38.458 --> 00:21:40.493
  • I WOULD REFER TO AS"BECOMING INSTITUTIONALIZED."
  • 00:21:40.493 --> 00:21:41.861
  • "BECOMING INSTITUTIONALIZED."IT'S SO EASY FOR A CHRISTIAN
  • 00:21:41.861 --> 00:21:43.663
  • IT'S SO EASY FOR A CHRISTIANTO LIVE RECKLESS
  • 00:21:43.663 --> 00:21:44.197
  • TO LIVE RECKLESSIN THEIR LIFE.
  • 00:21:44.197 --> 00:21:45.565
  • IN THEIR LIFE.THEY GET SAVED AND THEN THEY
  • 00:21:45.565 --> 00:21:46.899
  • THEY GET SAVED AND THEN THEYBECOME INSTITUTIONALIZED,
  • 00:21:46.899 --> 00:21:47.934
  • BECOME INSTITUTIONALIZED,AND THEY'RE NO GOOD
  • 00:21:47.934 --> 00:21:49.802
  • AND THEY'RE NO GOODFOR THE GREAT COMMISSION.
  • 00:21:49.802 --> 00:21:50.570
  • FOR THE GREAT COMMISSION.JESUS CALLED US FOR
  • 00:21:50.570 --> 00:21:51.304
  • JESUS CALLED US FORTHE GREAT COMMISSION.
  • 00:21:51.304 --> 00:21:52.105
  • THE GREAT COMMISSION.AND WHEN YOU LOOK AT JESUS,
  • 00:21:52.105 --> 00:21:53.373
  • AND WHEN YOU LOOK AT JESUS,HE HUNG OUT WITH SINNERS.
  • 00:21:53.373 --> 00:21:54.907
  • HE HUNG OUT WITH SINNERS.RELIGIOUS LEADERS WERE LIKE,
  • 00:21:54.907 --> 00:21:55.708
  • RELIGIOUS LEADERS WERE LIKE,WHY IS HE HANGING OUT
  • 00:21:55.708 --> 00:21:56.442
  • WHY IS HE HANGING OUTWITH THEM?
  • 00:21:56.442 --> 00:21:57.143
  • WITH THEM?MATT HAGEE: YEAH.
  • 00:21:57.143 --> 00:21:57.777
  • MATT HAGEE: YEAH.YOU SAID IN THE FIRST PART OF
  • 00:21:57.777 --> 00:21:58.611
  • YOU SAID IN THE FIRST PART OFOUR INTERVIEW THOUGH THAT YOU
  • 00:21:58.611 --> 00:22:00.012
  • OUR INTERVIEW THOUGH THAT YOUHAD THIS TALENT FOR PRODUCTION
  • 00:22:00.012 --> 00:22:00.913
  • HAD THIS TALENT FOR PRODUCTIONAND FOR BRINGING PEOPLE
  • 00:22:00.913 --> 00:22:01.347
  • AND FOR BRINGING PEOPLETOGETHER,
  • 00:22:01.347 --> 00:22:02.615
  • TOGETHER,AND IT WAS ALWAYS A PASSION.
  • 00:22:02.615 --> 00:22:04.050
  • AND IT WAS ALWAYS A PASSION.YOU DIDN'T TURN THAT LOOSE.
  • 00:22:04.050 --> 00:22:05.351
  • YOU DIDN'T TURN THAT LOOSE.WHENEVER YOU GOT SAVED,
  • 00:22:05.351 --> 00:22:06.786
  • WHENEVER YOU GOT SAVED,YOU TOOK THAT SAME TALENT.
  • 00:22:06.786 --> 00:22:07.220
  • YOU TOOK THAT SAME TALENT.AND NOW,
  • 00:22:07.220 --> 00:22:07.820
  • AND NOW,WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH IT?
  • 00:22:07.820 --> 00:22:08.287
  • WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH IT?RYAN RIES: YELL, YEAH,
  • 00:22:08.287 --> 00:22:08.888
  • RYAN RIES: YELL, YEAH,THAT'S EXACTLY.
  • 00:22:08.888 --> 00:22:09.489
  • THAT'S EXACTLY.SO WHAT I DID WAS I SAID,
  • 00:22:09.489 --> 00:22:10.790
  • SO WHAT I DID WAS I SAID,"GOD, NOW THAT I'M SAVED NOW,
  • 00:22:10.790 --> 00:22:11.557
  • "GOD, NOW THAT I'M SAVED NOW,I DON'T WANT TO HAVE
  • 00:22:11.557 --> 00:22:12.191
  • I DON'T WANT TO HAVEA BORING LIFE.
  • 00:22:12.191 --> 00:22:13.092
  • A BORING LIFE.I WANT TO ACTUALLY GO DO
  • 00:22:13.092 --> 00:22:14.026
  • I WANT TO ACTUALLY GO DOSOMETHING WITH MY LIFE.
  • 00:22:14.026 --> 00:22:14.794
  • SOMETHING WITH MY LIFE.YOU'VE GIVEN ME THESE GIFTS
  • 00:22:14.794 --> 00:22:15.728
  • YOU'VE GIVEN ME THESE GIFTSAND TALENTS.
  • 00:22:15.728 --> 00:22:16.596
  • AND TALENTS.I'VE GIVEN THEM TO YOU.
  • 00:22:16.596 --> 00:22:17.563
  • I'VE GIVEN THEM TO YOU.I'VE SURRENDERED MY LIFE
  • 00:22:17.563 --> 00:22:18.564
  • I'VE SURRENDERED MY LIFEAT THE CROSS."
  • 00:22:18.564 --> 00:22:19.165
  • AT THE CROSS."ACTUALLY IN THE GARDEN
  • 00:22:19.165 --> 00:22:19.766
  • ACTUALLY IN THE GARDENOF GETHSEMANE --
  • 00:22:19.766 --> 00:22:20.400
  • OF GETHSEMANE --I WAS IN ISRAEL,
  • 00:22:20.400 --> 00:22:21.100
  • I WAS IN ISRAEL,AND I SAID,
  • 00:22:21.100 --> 00:22:22.135
  • AND I SAID,"JESUS, IF YOU WANT ME TO TELL
  • 00:22:22.135 --> 00:22:22.668
  • "JESUS, IF YOU WANT ME TO TELLMY STORY,
  • 00:22:22.668 --> 00:22:23.636
  • MY STORY,HAVE SOMEONE CONTACT ME
  • 00:22:23.636 --> 00:22:25.138
  • HAVE SOMEONE CONTACT METHAT'S NOT IN MY INNER CIRCLE
  • 00:22:25.138 --> 00:22:26.606
  • THAT'S NOT IN MY INNER CIRCLEAND I'LL TELL MY STORY."
  • 00:22:26.606 --> 00:22:27.573
  • AND I'LL TELL MY STORY."MATT HAGEE: THAT'S US.
  • 00:22:27.573 --> 00:22:28.541
  • MATT HAGEE: THAT'S US.RYAN RIES: AND I GOT IT.
  • 00:22:28.541 --> 00:22:30.510
  • RYAN RIES: AND I GOT IT.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:22:30.510 --> 00:22:31.544
  • (LAUGHTER)RYAN RIES: I GOT A PHONE CALL.
  • 00:22:31.544 --> 00:22:32.478
  • RYAN RIES: I GOT A PHONE CALL.I GOT A PHONE CALL FROM
  • 00:22:32.478 --> 00:22:33.446
  • I GOT A PHONE CALL FROMA PASTOR FROM LAS VEGAS
  • 00:22:33.446 --> 00:22:34.814
  • A PASTOR FROM LAS VEGASTHE NEXT DAY IN ISRAEL.
  • 00:22:34.814 --> 00:22:35.281
  • THE NEXT DAY IN ISRAEL.AND HE SAYS,
  • 00:22:35.281 --> 00:22:35.915
  • AND HE SAYS,"HEY, I GOT YOUR NAME
  • 00:22:35.915 --> 00:22:36.682
  • "HEY, I GOT YOUR NAMETHROUGH FRIENDS OF FRIENDS,
  • 00:22:36.682 --> 00:22:37.550
  • THROUGH FRIENDS OF FRIENDS,AND I WANT YOU TO COME TELL
  • 00:22:37.550 --> 00:22:38.684
  • AND I WANT YOU TO COME TELLYOUR STORY AT MY CHURCH."
  • 00:22:38.684 --> 00:22:39.218
  • YOUR STORY AT MY CHURCH."AND I WAS LIKE,
  • 00:22:39.218 --> 00:22:40.720
  • AND I WAS LIKE,JESUS, I WAS JUST JOKING.
  • 00:22:40.720 --> 00:22:41.554
  • JESUS, I WAS JUST JOKING.I DIDN'T KNOW THIS WHOLE THING
  • 00:22:41.554 --> 00:22:43.189
  • I DIDN'T KNOW THIS WHOLE THINGWAS LIKE REALLY REAL.
  • 00:22:43.189 --> 00:22:43.923
  • WAS LIKE REALLY REAL.AND I WAS WITH THE LEAD SINGER
  • 00:22:43.923 --> 00:22:47.794
  • AND I WAS WITH THE LEAD SINGERFROM POD IN, UM, ISRAEL.
  • 00:22:47.794 --> 00:22:48.961
  • FROM POD IN, UM, ISRAEL.AND HE SAID --
  • 00:22:48.961 --> 00:22:49.729
  • AND HE SAID --I SAID, "HEY DUDE,"
  • 00:22:49.729 --> 00:22:50.430
  • I SAID, "HEY DUDE,"I SAID, "THIS PRAYER,
  • 00:22:50.430 --> 00:22:50.963
  • I SAID, "THIS PRAYER,IT HAPPENED."
  • 00:22:50.963 --> 00:22:51.564
  • IT HAPPENED."AND HE SAYS,
  • 00:22:51.564 --> 00:22:53.199
  • AND HE SAYS,"I'LL GO WITH YOU TO VEGAS."
  • 00:22:53.199 --> 00:22:54.534
  • "I'LL GO WITH YOU TO VEGAS."WELL WHEN I WAS IN ISRAEL
  • 00:22:54.534 --> 00:22:55.835
  • WELL WHEN I WAS IN ISRAELWITH SONNY, HE SAYS,
  • 00:22:55.835 --> 00:22:56.903
  • WITH SONNY, HE SAYS,"I HAVE THIS NAME CALLED
  • 00:22:56.903 --> 00:22:58.070
  • "I HAVE THIS NAME CALLED'THE WHOSOEVERS.'
  • 00:22:58.070 --> 00:22:58.938
  • 'THE WHOSOEVERS.'JOHN 3:16,
  • 00:22:58.938 --> 00:22:59.939
  • JOHN 3:16,'WHO SOEVER BELIEVETH.'"
  • 00:22:59.939 --> 00:23:00.540
  • 'WHO SOEVER BELIEVETH.'"HE'S LIKE,
  • 00:23:00.540 --> 00:23:01.107
  • HE'S LIKE,"I TRAVEL AROUND THE WORLD,
  • 00:23:01.107 --> 00:23:01.841
  • "I TRAVEL AROUND THE WORLD,AND I'M IN FRONT OF THOUSANDS
  • 00:23:01.841 --> 00:23:02.708
  • AND I'M IN FRONT OF THOUSANDSOF PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD
  • 00:23:02.708 --> 00:23:03.443
  • OF PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLDOR MILLIONS."
  • 00:23:03.443 --> 00:23:04.143
  • OR MILLIONS."HE'S ALL, "THERE'S DIFFERENT
  • 00:23:04.143 --> 00:23:05.411
  • HE'S ALL, "THERE'S DIFFERENTCHRISTIANITIES ALL AROUND
  • 00:23:05.411 --> 00:23:06.379
  • CHRISTIANITIES ALL AROUNDTHE WORLD.
  • 00:23:06.379 --> 00:23:07.246
  • THE WORLD.BUT I WANTED YOU TO SEE PEOPLE
  • 00:23:07.246 --> 00:23:08.347
  • BUT I WANTED YOU TO SEE PEOPLECOME UNDER ONE UMBRELLA
  • 00:23:08.347 --> 00:23:09.882
  • COME UNDER ONE UMBRELLAFOR THE CROSS TO REACH PEOPLE
  • 00:23:09.882 --> 00:23:10.750
  • FOR THE CROSS TO REACH PEOPLEFOR CHRIST.
  • 00:23:10.750 --> 00:23:11.884
  • FOR CHRIST.AND NOT ONLY LET THEM KNOW
  • 00:23:11.884 --> 00:23:13.186
  • AND NOT ONLY LET THEM KNOWMINIMAL THINGS.
  • 00:23:13.186 --> 00:23:14.454
  • MINIMAL THINGS.THE DIFFERENCES DIVIDE US;
  • 00:23:14.454 --> 00:23:15.555
  • THE DIFFERENCES DIVIDE US;JUST COME IN UNITY."
  • 00:23:15.555 --> 00:23:16.222
  • JUST COME IN UNITY."AND I SAID,
  • 00:23:16.222 --> 00:23:17.023
  • AND I SAID,"I LIKE THAT CONCEPT."
  • 00:23:17.023 --> 00:23:17.924
  • "I LIKE THAT CONCEPT."SO BASICALLY WHAT HAPPENED,
  • 00:23:17.924 --> 00:23:19.158
  • SO BASICALLY WHAT HAPPENED,LONG STORY, SHORT;
  • 00:23:19.158 --> 00:23:19.792
  • LONG STORY, SHORT;WHEN WE CAME BACK
  • 00:23:19.792 --> 00:23:21.127
  • WHEN WE CAME BACKTO CALIFORNIA,
  • 00:23:21.127 --> 00:23:22.428
  • TO CALIFORNIA,I ENDED UP GETTING BOOKED
  • 00:23:22.428 --> 00:23:23.496
  • I ENDED UP GETTING BOOKEDTO GO OUT AND SPEAK MY STORY
  • 00:23:23.496 --> 00:23:24.464
  • TO GO OUT AND SPEAK MY STORYIN VEGAS.
  • 00:23:24.464 --> 00:23:25.364
  • IN VEGAS.I WENT WITH SONNY.
  • 00:23:25.364 --> 00:23:26.432
  • I WENT WITH SONNY.AND THEN I CALLED MY --
  • 00:23:26.432 --> 00:23:27.567
  • AND THEN I CALLED MY --HE CALLED THE GUITAR PLAYER
  • 00:23:27.567 --> 00:23:28.668
  • HE CALLED THE GUITAR PLAYERFROM CORN HEAD.
  • 00:23:28.668 --> 00:23:29.402
  • FROM CORN HEAD.AND THEN I CALLED THE LEAD
  • 00:23:29.402 --> 00:23:30.303
  • AND THEN I CALLED THE LEADSINGER FROM FLY LEAF.
  • 00:23:30.303 --> 00:23:31.637
  • SINGER FROM FLY LEAF.AND WE ALL WENT TOGETHER.
  • 00:23:31.637 --> 00:23:32.605
  • AND WE ALL WENT TOGETHER.AND INSTEAD OF ME SHARING MY
  • 00:23:32.605 --> 00:23:34.607
  • AND INSTEAD OF ME SHARING MYSTORY, WE ALL TOLD OUR STORIES.
  • 00:23:34.607 --> 00:23:35.408
  • STORY, WE ALL TOLD OUR STORIES.AND THAT WAS THE BIRTH OF
  • 00:23:35.408 --> 00:23:36.909
  • AND THAT WAS THE BIRTH OFTHE WHOSOEVERS,
  • 00:23:36.909 --> 00:23:37.743
  • THE WHOSOEVERS,JUST ORGANICALLY.
  • 00:23:37.743 --> 00:23:38.511
  • JUST ORGANICALLY.WE DIDN'T EVEN CALL OURSELVES
  • 00:23:38.511 --> 00:23:39.045
  • WE DIDN'T EVEN CALL OURSELVES"THE WHOSOEVERS."
  • 00:23:39.045 --> 00:23:40.179
  • "THE WHOSOEVERS."IT JUST HAPPENED.
  • 00:23:40.179 --> 00:23:41.280
  • IT JUST HAPPENED.AND THEN GOD -- PEOPLE HEARD
  • 00:23:41.280 --> 00:23:42.248
  • AND THEN GOD -- PEOPLE HEARDWE WERE TOGETHER,
  • 00:23:42.248 --> 00:23:43.115
  • WE WERE TOGETHER,SO WE STARTED DOING MUSIC
  • 00:23:43.115 --> 00:23:45.351
  • SO WE STARTED DOING MUSICFESTIVALS, BIG CONCERTS.
  • 00:23:45.351 --> 00:23:45.918
  • FESTIVALS, BIG CONCERTS.EVERYONE'S DRINKING
  • 00:23:45.918 --> 00:23:46.519
  • EVERYONE'S DRINKINGAND SMOKING.
  • 00:23:46.519 --> 00:23:47.453
  • AND SMOKING.YOU COULD SMELL WEED
  • 00:23:47.453 --> 00:23:47.954
  • YOU COULD SMELL WEEDAND EVERYTHING,
  • 00:23:47.954 --> 00:23:49.388
  • AND EVERYTHING,AND PEOPLE WERE GETTING SAVED.
  • 00:23:49.388 --> 00:23:50.323
  • AND PEOPLE WERE GETTING SAVED.ALL OF OUR MARKETING WAS ON
  • 00:23:50.323 --> 00:23:51.724
  • ALL OF OUR MARKETING WAS ONMAINSTREAM RECORD.
  • 00:23:51.724 --> 00:23:52.325
  • MAINSTREAM RECORD.ALL THE BANDS THAT I WORKED
  • 00:23:52.325 --> 00:23:53.125
  • ALL THE BANDS THAT I WORKEDWITH US WERE ON MAINSTREAM
  • 00:23:53.125 --> 00:23:53.860
  • WITH US WERE ON MAINSTREAMRECORD LABELS,
  • 00:23:53.860 --> 00:23:54.961
  • RECORD LABELS,BUT WERE CHRISTIANS.
  • 00:23:54.961 --> 00:23:56.028
  • BUT WERE CHRISTIANS.SO ALL OF OUR ADVERTISING
  • 00:23:56.028 --> 00:23:57.930
  • SO ALL OF OUR ADVERTISINGWAS ON SECULAR RADIO.
  • 00:23:57.930 --> 00:23:58.965
  • WAS ON SECULAR RADIO.SO ALL OF OUR ADVERTISING
  • 00:23:58.965 --> 00:24:00.700
  • SO ALL OF OUR ADVERTISINGWAS ALSO AT SECULAR VENUES.
  • 00:24:00.700 --> 00:24:02.535
  • WAS ALSO AT SECULAR VENUES.SO IT WAS LITERALLY LIKE
  • 00:24:02.535 --> 00:24:04.170
  • SO IT WAS LITERALLY LIKETHE GOSPEL WAS PRESENTED
  • 00:24:04.170 --> 00:24:05.004
  • THE GOSPEL WAS PRESENTEDIN THE DARKNESS.
  • 00:24:05.004 --> 00:24:06.138
  • IN THE DARKNESS.AND WE SAW THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE
  • 00:24:06.138 --> 00:24:06.706
  • AND WE SAW THOUSANDS OF PEOPLEGET SAVED.
  • 00:24:06.706 --> 00:24:08.374
  • GET SAVED.WE BIRTHED A STUDY THAT BIRTHED
  • 00:24:08.374 --> 00:24:10.009
  • WE BIRTHED A STUDY THAT BIRTHED2.000 PEOPLE IMMEDIATELY.
  • 00:24:10.009 --> 00:24:10.910
  • 2.000 PEOPLE IMMEDIATELY.AND ANYWAY,
  • 00:24:10.910 --> 00:24:11.944
  • AND ANYWAY,THE SNOWBALL EFFECT
  • 00:24:11.944 --> 00:24:13.012
  • THE SNOWBALL EFFECTOF THE WHOSOEVERS,
  • 00:24:13.012 --> 00:24:14.347
  • OF THE WHOSOEVERS,WE ARE A MOVEMENT OF WHOSOEVERS
  • 00:24:14.347 --> 00:24:16.215
  • WE ARE A MOVEMENT OF WHOSOEVERSLEADING THE WAY TO REFLECT
  • 00:24:16.215 --> 00:24:17.583
  • LEADING THE WAY TO REFLECTCHRIST IN CULTURE.
  • 00:24:17.583 --> 00:24:18.451
  • CHRIST IN CULTURE.AND NOW,
  • 00:24:18.451 --> 00:24:19.485
  • AND NOW,WE HAD TO KIND OF BE PULLED
  • 00:24:19.485 --> 00:24:20.019
  • WE HAD TO KIND OF BE PULLEDBACK A LITTLE,
  • 00:24:20.019 --> 00:24:20.853
  • BACK A LITTLE,BECAUSE MUSIC FESTIVALS WERE
  • 00:24:20.853 --> 00:24:21.854
  • BECAUSE MUSIC FESTIVALS WERETHOUSANDS OF DOLLAR,
  • 00:24:21.854 --> 00:24:22.488
  • THOUSANDS OF DOLLAR,HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS
  • 00:24:22.488 --> 00:24:23.422
  • HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDSOF DOLLARS.
  • 00:24:23.422 --> 00:24:24.023
  • OF DOLLARS.WE DECIDED;
  • 00:24:24.023 --> 00:24:25.791
  • WE DECIDED;WHY DID WE START THE MOVEMENT
  • 00:24:25.791 --> 00:24:26.993
  • WHY DID WE START THE MOVEMENTAND WHO DO WE WANT TO REACH?
  • 00:24:26.993 --> 00:24:27.593
  • AND WHO DO WE WANT TO REACH?AND WE SAID,
  • 00:24:27.593 --> 00:24:28.528
  • AND WE SAID,"WE WANT TO REACH KIDS."
  • 00:24:28.528 --> 00:24:29.328
  • "WE WANT TO REACH KIDS."SO WE GO, "WHERE ARE THEY AT?"
  • 00:24:29.328 --> 00:24:30.196
  • SO WE GO, "WHERE ARE THEY AT?"THEY'RE AT SCHOOLS.
  • 00:24:30.196 --> 00:24:31.597
  • THEY'RE AT SCHOOLS.SO NOW WHAT WE'RE DOING IS WE
  • 00:24:31.597 --> 00:24:32.865
  • SO NOW WHAT WE'RE DOING IS WEPARTNER WITH CHRISTIAN CLUBS
  • 00:24:32.865 --> 00:24:34.200
  • PARTNER WITH CHRISTIAN CLUBSALL AROUND THE UNITED STATES,
  • 00:24:34.200 --> 00:24:34.967
  • ALL AROUND THE UNITED STATES,BECAUSE LEGALLY YOU CAN GO IN
  • 00:24:34.967 --> 00:24:36.002
  • BECAUSE LEGALLY YOU CAN GO INTHROUGH THE CHRISTIAN CLUB.
  • 00:24:36.002 --> 00:24:37.236
  • THROUGH THE CHRISTIAN CLUB.AND WE PARTNER WITH GOVERNMENTS
  • 00:24:37.236 --> 00:24:38.204
  • AND WE PARTNER WITH GOVERNMENTSALL AROUND THE WORLD.
  • 00:24:38.204 --> 00:24:39.972
  • ALL AROUND THE WORLD.WE TOUR ALL AROUND THE WORLD.
  • 00:24:39.972 --> 00:24:40.773
  • WE TOUR ALL AROUND THE WORLD.WE'VE BEEN TO LIKE
  • 00:24:40.773 --> 00:24:42.942
  • WE'VE BEEN TO LIKE180 SOMETHING SCHOOLS.
  • 00:24:42.942 --> 00:24:44.143
  • 180 SOMETHING SCHOOLS.JUST IN THE LAST THREE YEARS,
  • 00:24:44.143 --> 00:24:46.012
  • JUST IN THE LAST THREE YEARS,WE'VE SEEN OVER --
  • 00:24:46.012 --> 00:24:47.580
  • WE'VE SEEN OVER --LIKE CLOSE TO 60.000 PEOPLE
  • 00:24:47.580 --> 00:24:48.714
  • LIKE CLOSE TO 60.000 PEOPLEGIVE THEIR LIFE TO THE LORD
  • 00:24:48.714 --> 00:24:50.283
  • GIVE THEIR LIFE TO THE LORDIN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM.
  • 00:24:50.283 --> 00:24:51.183
  • IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM.NOW YOU'VE GOT TO UNDERSTAND.
  • 00:24:51.183 --> 00:24:52.785
  • NOW YOU'VE GOT TO UNDERSTAND.I'M NOT IN THE BIBLE BELT.
  • 00:24:52.785 --> 00:24:53.786
  • I'M NOT IN THE BIBLE BELT.I'VE BEEN GOING TO LIKE
  • 00:24:53.786 --> 00:24:55.454
  • I'VE BEEN GOING TO LIKESEATTLE, SAN FRANCISCO,
  • 00:24:55.454 --> 00:24:57.890
  • SEATTLE, SAN FRANCISCO,NEW YORK, UH, COLORADO,
  • 00:24:57.890 --> 00:24:59.492
  • NEW YORK, UH, COLORADO,BASICALLY SILICONE VALLEY.
  • 00:24:59.492 --> 00:25:00.826
  • BASICALLY SILICONE VALLEY.I'M GOING TO WORK LIKE ATHEIST
  • 00:25:00.826 --> 00:25:01.827
  • I'M GOING TO WORK LIKE ATHEISTCENTRAL,
  • 00:25:01.827 --> 00:25:02.795
  • CENTRAL,AND THE BIBLE IS BREAKING OUT.
  • 00:25:02.795 --> 00:25:03.496
  • AND THE BIBLE IS BREAKING OUT.MATT HAGEE: ISN'T IT
  • 00:25:03.496 --> 00:25:04.564
  • MATT HAGEE: ISN'T ITINTERESTING, YOU KNOW?
  • 00:25:04.564 --> 00:25:05.898
  • INTERESTING, YOU KNOW?AS YOU TALK ABOUT THE
  • 00:25:05.898 --> 00:25:07.667
  • AS YOU TALK ABOUT THEINVITATION TO BE IN SCHOOLS
  • 00:25:07.667 --> 00:25:09.368
  • INVITATION TO BE IN SCHOOLSAND INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS,
  • 00:25:09.368 --> 00:25:10.603
  • AND INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS,YOU KNOW INTERNATIONALLY
  • 00:25:10.603 --> 00:25:11.304
  • YOU KNOW INTERNATIONALLYFOR DECADES,
  • 00:25:11.304 --> 00:25:13.039
  • FOR DECADES,THEY'VE PUSHED CHRISTIANITY,
  • 00:25:13.039 --> 00:25:13.839
  • THEY'VE PUSHED CHRISTIANITY,PEOPLE OF FAITH,
  • 00:25:13.839 --> 00:25:14.707
  • PEOPLE OF FAITH,AND CHRISTIAN INFLUENCE,
  • 00:25:14.707 --> 00:25:16.042
  • AND CHRISTIAN INFLUENCE,OUT OF SOCIETY.
  • 00:25:16.042 --> 00:25:16.609
  • OUT OF SOCIETY.YOU KNOW THERE ARE
  • 00:25:16.609 --> 00:25:17.710
  • YOU KNOW THERE ARETHE COMMUNIST COUNTRIES
  • 00:25:17.710 --> 00:25:18.411
  • THE COMMUNIST COUNTRIESAND DIFFERENT COUNTRIES
  • 00:25:18.411 --> 00:25:19.278
  • AND DIFFERENT COUNTRIESWHERE THE GOVERNMENT WANTS
  • 00:25:19.278 --> 00:25:20.546
  • WHERE THE GOVERNMENT WANTSTO CONTROL LIFE.
  • 00:25:20.546 --> 00:25:21.547
  • TO CONTROL LIFE.IN ORDER TO DO THAT,
  • 00:25:21.547 --> 00:25:23.683
  • IN ORDER TO DO THAT,THEY'VE GOT TO GET FAITH OUT,
  • 00:25:23.683 --> 00:25:24.617
  • THEY'VE GOT TO GET FAITH OUT,BECAUSE IF YOU GIVE YOUR LIFE
  • 00:25:24.617 --> 00:25:26.152
  • BECAUSE IF YOU GIVE YOUR LIFETO CHRIST, AND HE'S IN CONTROL,
  • 00:25:26.152 --> 00:25:26.986
  • TO CHRIST, AND HE'S IN CONTROL,THEN THE GOVERNMENT CAN'T BE
  • 00:25:26.986 --> 00:25:27.853
  • THEN THE GOVERNMENT CAN'T BEIN CONTROL.
  • 00:25:27.853 --> 00:25:29.855
  • IN CONTROL.BUT IT'S THESE PLACES WHERE
  • 00:25:29.855 --> 00:25:31.190
  • BUT IT'S THESE PLACES WHERETHE GOVERNMENT IS RECOGNIZING
  • 00:25:31.190 --> 00:25:31.991
  • THE GOVERNMENT IS RECOGNIZINGTHAT THERE'S A PROBLEM
  • 00:25:31.991 --> 00:25:33.426
  • THAT THERE'S A PROBLEMWITH THEIR YOUNG PEOPLE,
  • 00:25:33.426 --> 00:25:34.894
  • WITH THEIR YOUNG PEOPLE,AND THEY'RE CALLING ON PEOPLE
  • 00:25:34.894 --> 00:25:35.795
  • AND THEY'RE CALLING ON PEOPLELIKE YOURSELF,
  • 00:25:35.795 --> 00:25:37.496
  • LIKE YOURSELF,WHO HAVE WHAT THEY'D CALL
  • 00:25:37.496 --> 00:25:38.664
  • WHO HAVE WHAT THEY'D CALL"GOOD INFLUENCE"
  • 00:25:38.664 --> 00:25:40.499
  • "GOOD INFLUENCE"OR "A POSITIVE STORY"
  • 00:25:40.499 --> 00:25:41.801
  • OR "A POSITIVE STORY"TO COME IN AND TALK ABOUT
  • 00:25:41.801 --> 00:25:42.702
  • TO COME IN AND TALK ABOUTWHAT MADE THE DIFFERENCE
  • 00:25:42.702 --> 00:25:43.636
  • WHAT MADE THE DIFFERENCEIN YOUR LIFE,
  • 00:25:43.636 --> 00:25:44.337
  • IN YOUR LIFE,AND THE ONLY THING YOU CAN
  • 00:25:44.337 --> 00:25:45.104
  • AND THE ONLY THING YOU CANPOINT TO THAT MADE THE
  • 00:25:45.104 --> 00:25:46.572
  • POINT TO THAT MADE THEDIFFERENCE IS JESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:25:46.572 --> 00:25:48.007
  • DIFFERENCE IS JESUS CHRIST.RYAN RIES: YEAH, EXACTLY.
  • 00:25:48.007 --> 00:25:48.774
  • RYAN RIES: YEAH, EXACTLY.MATT HAGEE: AND AGAIN,
  • 00:25:48.774 --> 00:25:50.176
  • MATT HAGEE: AND AGAIN,YOU FIND THAT EVEN IN
  • 00:25:50.176 --> 00:25:51.978
  • YOU FIND THAT EVEN INA GOVERNMENT SYSTEM WHERE,
  • 00:25:51.978 --> 00:25:52.612
  • A GOVERNMENT SYSTEM WHERE,YOU KNOW,
  • 00:25:52.612 --> 00:25:53.613
  • YOU KNOW,IF YOU WERE CHASING THINGS
  • 00:25:53.613 --> 00:25:54.480
  • IF YOU WERE CHASING THINGSOF THE FLESH AND THE FLESH
  • 00:25:54.480 --> 00:25:55.281
  • OF THE FLESH AND THE FLESHDIDN'T SATISFY.
  • 00:25:55.281 --> 00:25:56.082
  • DIDN'T SATISFY.IN THE GOVERNMENT SYSTEM,
  • 00:25:56.082 --> 00:25:56.816
  • IN THE GOVERNMENT SYSTEM,THEY'RE CHASING POWER
  • 00:25:56.816 --> 00:25:57.316
  • THEY'RE CHASING POWERAND CONTROL.
  • 00:25:57.316 --> 00:25:58.284
  • AND CONTROL.AND THEY GET POWER AND CONTROL
  • 00:25:58.284 --> 00:26:00.052
  • AND THEY GET POWER AND CONTROLAND THAT DOESN'T SATISFY;
  • 00:26:00.052 --> 00:26:00.620
  • AND THAT DOESN'T SATISFY;ONCE AGAIN,
  • 00:26:00.620 --> 00:26:01.654
  • ONCE AGAIN,WE'VE PROVEN THAT THE ONLY
  • 00:26:01.654 --> 00:26:03.289
  • WE'VE PROVEN THAT THE ONLYTHING THAT TRULY SATISFIES
  • 00:26:03.289 --> 00:26:04.490
  • THING THAT TRULY SATISFIESA HUMAN BEING'S LIFE
  • 00:26:04.490 --> 00:26:05.825
  • A HUMAN BEING'S LIFEIS JESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:26:05.825 --> 00:26:07.059
  • IS JESUS CHRIST.SO IF THERE'S SOMEBODY WHO'S
  • 00:26:07.059 --> 00:26:08.461
  • SO IF THERE'S SOMEBODY WHO'SWATCHING AND THEY THINK THAT
  • 00:26:08.461 --> 00:26:12.164
  • WATCHING AND THEY THINK THATTHEY ARE THE LEAST OF THESE,
  • 00:26:12.164 --> 00:26:13.766
  • THEY ARE THE LEAST OF THESE,THINK THEY HAVE REACHED A POINT
  • 00:26:13.766 --> 00:26:14.634
  • THINK THEY HAVE REACHED A POINTOF NO RETURN,
  • 00:26:14.634 --> 00:26:15.735
  • OF NO RETURN,WHAT DO YOU SAY TO THEM?
  • 00:26:15.735 --> 00:26:16.402
  • WHAT DO YOU SAY TO THEM?RYAN RIES: WELL,
  • 00:26:16.402 --> 00:26:17.503
  • RYAN RIES: WELL,JOHN 3:16 SAYS,
  • 00:26:17.503 --> 00:26:18.170
  • JOHN 3:16 SAYS,"GOD SO LOVED THE WORLD
  • 00:26:18.170 --> 00:26:18.638
  • "GOD SO LOVED THE WORLDTHAT HE GAVE HIS ONLY
  • 00:26:18.638 --> 00:26:19.238
  • THAT HE GAVE HIS ONLYBEGOTTEN SON;
  • 00:26:19.238 --> 00:26:20.573
  • BEGOTTEN SON;THAT WHOSOEVER BELIEVETH IN HIM
  • 00:26:20.573 --> 00:26:21.540
  • THAT WHOSOEVER BELIEVETH IN HIMWILL NOT PERISH BUT HAVE
  • 00:26:21.540 --> 00:26:22.708
  • WILL NOT PERISH BUT HAVEEVERLASTING LIFE."
  • 00:26:22.708 --> 00:26:23.509
  • EVERLASTING LIFE.""WHOSOEVERS"
  • 00:26:23.509 --> 00:26:25.778
  • "WHOSOEVERS"IS FROM BUMS TO PRESIDENTS.
  • 00:26:25.778 --> 00:26:28.080
  • IS FROM BUMS TO PRESIDENTS.FROM MURDERERS TO WHOEVER.
  • 00:26:28.080 --> 00:26:29.582
  • FROM MURDERERS TO WHOEVER.GOD LOVES YOU,
  • 00:26:29.582 --> 00:26:31.017
  • GOD LOVES YOU,HE'LL FORGIVE YOU,
  • 00:26:31.017 --> 00:26:32.184
  • HE'LL FORGIVE YOU,AND HE'S THERE.
  • 00:26:32.184 --> 00:26:33.486
  • AND HE'S THERE.IT'S NOT ABOUT DEAD RELIGION.
  • 00:26:33.486 --> 00:26:35.287
  • IT'S NOT ABOUT DEAD RELIGION.DEAD RELIGION HAS NO POWER.
  • 00:26:35.287 --> 00:26:36.422
  • DEAD RELIGION HAS NO POWER.IT'S A RELATIONSHIP WITH THE
  • 00:26:36.422 --> 00:26:37.323
  • IT'S A RELATIONSHIP WITH THEKING JESUS.
  • 00:26:37.323 --> 00:26:38.691
  • KING JESUS.YOU COULD JUST CALL OUT TO HIM
  • 00:26:38.691 --> 00:26:39.959
  • YOU COULD JUST CALL OUT TO HIMAND JUST SAY, "JESUS,
  • 00:26:39.959 --> 00:26:41.694
  • AND JUST SAY, "JESUS,FORGIVE ME OF MY SINS AND FILL
  • 00:26:41.694 --> 00:26:43.095
  • FORGIVE ME OF MY SINS AND FILLME WITH THE POWER FROM HEAVEN,
  • 00:26:43.095 --> 00:26:44.263
  • ME WITH THE POWER FROM HEAVEN,THE HOLY GHOST;
  • 00:26:44.263 --> 00:26:45.598
  • THE HOLY GHOST;AND START WORKING IN MY LIFE."
  • 00:26:45.598 --> 00:26:47.166
  • AND START WORKING IN MY LIFE."AND AS YOU READ THE BIBLE,
  • 00:26:47.166 --> 00:26:48.100
  • AND AS YOU READ THE BIBLE,YOU START READING IT
  • 00:26:48.100 --> 00:26:49.101
  • YOU START READING ITAND READING IT,
  • 00:26:49.101 --> 00:26:50.036
  • AND READING IT,YOU START LEARNING ABOUT IT.
  • 00:26:50.036 --> 00:26:51.604
  • YOU START LEARNING ABOUT IT.AND YOU START HEARING HIS VOICE
  • 00:26:51.604 --> 00:26:53.239
  • AND YOU START HEARING HIS VOICEFROM GENESIS TO REVELATIONS.
  • 00:26:53.239 --> 00:26:54.006
  • FROM GENESIS TO REVELATIONS.AND WHEN YOU READ THE BIBLE
  • 00:26:54.006 --> 00:26:55.541
  • AND WHEN YOU READ THE BIBLEFROM GENESIS TO REVELATIONS,
  • 00:26:55.541 --> 00:26:56.809
  • FROM GENESIS TO REVELATIONS,IT'S A STORY OF GOD'S GRACE.
  • 00:26:56.809 --> 00:26:58.778
  • IT'S A STORY OF GOD'S GRACE.GOD USES IMPERFECT PEOPLE
  • 00:26:58.778 --> 00:26:59.612
  • GOD USES IMPERFECT PEOPLEAND ORDINARY MEN
  • 00:26:59.612 --> 00:27:00.946
  • AND ORDINARY MENTO DO EXTRAORDINARY THINGS.
  • 00:27:00.946 --> 00:27:01.847
  • TO DO EXTRAORDINARY THINGS.IT'S A STORY OF GRACE
  • 00:27:01.847 --> 00:27:03.416
  • IT'S A STORY OF GRACEFROM GENESIS TO REVELATIONS.
  • 00:27:03.416 --> 00:27:04.216
  • FROM GENESIS TO REVELATIONS.KENDAL HAGEE: THAT'S RIGHT.
  • 00:27:04.216 --> 00:27:04.817
  • KENDAL HAGEE: THAT'S RIGHT.AMEN.
  • 00:27:04.817 --> 00:27:05.451
  • AMEN.MATT HAGEE: IF YOU NEED HIM
  • 00:27:05.451 --> 00:27:06.085
  • MATT HAGEE: IF YOU NEED HIMTODAY,
  • 00:27:06.085 --> 00:27:06.652
  • TODAY,NO MATTER THE SITUATION
  • 00:27:06.652 --> 00:27:07.720
  • NO MATTER THE SITUATIONYOU'RE FACING,
  • 00:27:07.720 --> 00:27:08.587
  • YOU'RE FACING,I ASSURE YOU,
  • 00:27:08.587 --> 00:27:09.889
  • I ASSURE YOU,IF YOU CALL UPON HIM,
  • 00:27:09.889 --> 00:27:11.123
  • IF YOU CALL UPON HIM,HE'LL ANSWER YOU.
  • 00:27:11.123 --> 00:27:12.191
  • HE'LL ANSWER YOU.AND WHEN HE ANSWERS YOU,
  • 00:27:12.191 --> 00:27:12.892
  • AND WHEN HE ANSWERS YOU,YOU'RE GOING TO FIND
  • 00:27:12.892 --> 00:27:14.460
  • YOU'RE GOING TO FINDA DIFFERENCE MAKER THAT WILL
  • 00:27:14.460 --> 00:27:16.762
  • A DIFFERENCE MAKER THAT WILLCHANGE EVERYTHING IN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:27:16.762 --> 00:27:17.863
  • CHANGE EVERYTHING IN YOUR LIFE.THANK YOU FOR JOINING US TODAY.
  • 00:27:17.863 --> 00:27:19.065
  • THANK YOU FOR JOINING US TODAY.RYAN, THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE.
  • 00:27:19.065 --> 00:27:19.965
  • RYAN, THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE.KENDAL HAGEE: THANK YOU, RYAN.
  • 00:27:19.965 --> 00:27:20.766
  • KENDAL HAGEE: THANK YOU, RYAN.MATT HAGEE: KENDAL AND I WANT
  • 00:27:20.766 --> 00:27:21.467
  • MATT HAGEE: KENDAL AND I WANTTO BRING YOU BACK SOON TO
  • 00:27:21.467 --> 00:27:22.635
  • TO BRING YOU BACK SOON TO"THE DIFFERENCE."
  • 00:27:22.635 --> 00:27:29.009