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The Hot Winds of Testing

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October 18, 2020
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  • .JOEL: GOD BLESS YOU,
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  • JOEL: GOD BLESS YOU,IT'S GREAT TO HAVE YOU
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  • IT'S GREAT TO HAVE YOUWITH US TODAY.
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  • WITH US TODAY.I KNOW GOD HAS AMAZING
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  • I KNOW GOD HAS AMAZINGTHINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.
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  • THINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.I HOPE YOU'LL STAY
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  • I HOPE YOU'LL STAYCONNECTED WITH US ALL
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  • CONNECTED WITH US ALLTHROUGH THE WEEK.
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  • THROUGH THE WEEK.WE HAVE A DAILY PODCAST
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  • WE HAVE A DAILY PODCASTTHAT YOU CAN DOWNLOAD, OR
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  • THAT YOU CAN DOWNLOAD, ORGO TO OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL,
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  • GO TO OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL,FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA.
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  • FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA.WE WANT TO KEEP YOU INSPIRED
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  • WE WANT TO KEEP YOU INSPIREDAND ENCOURAGED, BUT THANKS
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  • AND ENCOURAGED, BUT THANKSFOR TUNING IN.
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  • FOR TUNING IN.I LIKE TO START WITH
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  • I LIKE TO START WITHSOMETHING FUNNY.
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  • SOMETHING FUNNY.ONE SUNDAY MORNING THIS
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  • ONE SUNDAY MORNING THISPASTOR WAS IN THE PULPIT
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  • PASTOR WAS IN THE PULPITPREACHING AWAY, WHEN HE
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  • PREACHING AWAY, WHEN HENOTICED A MAN ON THE FRONT
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  • NOTICED A MAN ON THE FRONTROW SOUND ASLEEP. THAT
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  • ROW SOUND ASLEEP. THATMADE HIM SO AGGRAVATED.
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  • MADE HIM SO AGGRAVATED.HE STARTED PREACHING
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  • HE STARTED PREACHINGLOUDER AND HARDER, BUT
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  • LOUDER AND HARDER, BUTIT SEEMED LIKE THE LOUDER
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  • IT SEEMED LIKE THE LOUDERHE GOT THE SOUNDER THE
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  • HE GOT THE SOUNDER THEMAN SLEPT. FINALLY, HE
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  • MAN SLEPT. FINALLY, HESTOPPED IN THE MIDDLE
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  • STOPPED IN THE MIDDLEOF HIS MESSAGE, SAID TO
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  • OF HIS MESSAGE, SAID TOTHE MAN SITTING NEXT TO
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  • THE MAN SITTING NEXT TOHIM, "WOULD YOU PLEASE
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  • HIM, "WOULD YOU PLEASEWAKE THAT MAN UP."
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  • WAKE THAT MAN UP."THE MAN SAID, "WAKE HIM
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  • THE MAN SAID, "WAKE HIMUP YOURSELF, YOU PUT HIM
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  • UP YOURSELF, YOU PUT HIMTO SLEEP."
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  • TO SLEEP."SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.
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  • SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.THIS IS MY BIBLE.
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  • THIS IS MY BIBLE.I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.
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  • I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.
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  • I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS
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  • I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYSI CAN DO.
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  • I CAN DO.TODAY, I WILL BE TAUGHT
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  • TODAY, I WILL BE TAUGHTTHE WORD OF GOD.
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  • THE WORD OF GOD.I BOLDLY CONFESS:
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  • I BOLDLY CONFESS:MY MIND IS ALERT.
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  • MY MIND IS ALERT.MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.
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  • MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAY
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  • I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT THE HOT WINDS OF
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  • WE ALL GO THROUGH SEASONS
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  • WE ALL GO THROUGH SEASONSIN LIFE THAT ARE DIFFICULT.
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  • IN LIFE THAT ARE DIFFICULT.WE'RE GOING ALONG FINE AND
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  • WE'RE GOING ALONG FINE ANDTHEN AN UNEXPECTED CHALLENGE
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  • THEN AN UNEXPECTED CHALLENGECOMES.
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  • COMES.WE'RE DIAGNOSED WITH AN
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  • WE'RE DIAGNOSED WITH ANILLNESS, OUR CHILD IS IN
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  • ILLNESS, OUR CHILD IS INTROUBLE, THE PANDEMIC HITS,
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  • TROUBLE, THE PANDEMIC HITS,OUR BUSINESS SLOWS DOWN.
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  • OUR BUSINESS SLOWS DOWN.IT'S EASY TO GET DISCOURAGED
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  • IT'S EASY TO GET DISCOURAGEDAND WONDER WHY IT HAPPENED.
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  • AND WONDER WHY IT HAPPENED.BUT GOD DOESN'T STOP EVERY
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  • BUT GOD DOESN'T STOP EVERYDIFFICULTY.
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  • DIFFICULTY.HE WILL ALLOW CHALLENGES TO
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  • HE WILL ALLOW CHALLENGES TOMOVE US INTO OUR PURPOSE.
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  • MOVE US INTO OUR PURPOSE.IF YOU'LL PASS THE TEST,
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  • IF YOU'LL PASS THE TEST,ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THAT
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  • ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THATDIFFICULTY IS A NEW LEVEL
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  • DIFFICULTY IS A NEW LEVELOF YOUR DESTINY.
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  • OF YOUR DESTINY.JESUS TOLD A PARABLE IN
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  • JESUS TOLD A PARABLE INLUKE 8 ABOUT A FARMER
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  • LUKE 8 ABOUT A FARMERTHAT SOWED SEED IN HIS
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  • THAT SOWED SEED IN HISLAND. SOME FELL ON GOOD
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  • LAND. SOME FELL ON GOODGROUND; SOME FELL ON
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  • GROUND; SOME FELL ONHARD GROUND.
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  • HARD GROUND.WHEN HE EXPLAINED THE
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  • WHEN HE EXPLAINED THEMEANING, HE SAID IN
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  • MEANING, HE SAID INVERSE 13.
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  • VERSE 13."THE ROCKY SOIL IS LIKE
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  • "THE ROCKY SOIL IS LIKEYOUNG PLANTS; THEIR ROOTS
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  • YOUNG PLANTS; THEIR ROOTSDON'T GO DOWN VERY DEEP.
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  • DON'T GO DOWN VERY DEEP.THEY BELIEVE FOR A WHILE,
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  • THEY BELIEVE FOR A WHILE,THEN THEY WILT WHEN THE HOT
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  • THEN THEY WILT WHEN THE HOTWINDS OF TESTING COME."
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  • WINDS OF TESTING COME."YOU CAN'T BECOME WHO YOU
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  • YOU CAN'T BECOME WHO YOUWERE CREATED TO BE WITHOUT
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  • WERE CREATED TO BE WITHOUTGOING THROUGH HOT WINDS OF
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  • GOING THROUGH HOT WINDS OFTESTING.
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  • TESTING.HOW YOU RESPOND IN THESE
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  • HOW YOU RESPOND IN THESEDIFFICULT TIMES WILL
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  • DIFFICULT TIMES WILLDETERMINE WHETHER YOU COME
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  • DETERMINE WHETHER YOU COMEOUT BITTER OR YOU COME OUT
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  • OUT BITTER OR YOU COME OUTBETTER.
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  • BETTER.TIMES WHEN YOU FEEL
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  • TIMES WHEN YOU FEELOVERWHELMED, YOU'RE DOING
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  • OVERWHELMED, YOU'RE DOINGTHE RIGHT THING BUT IT'S NOT
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  • THE RIGHT THING BUT IT'S NOTIMPROVING, YOU'RE PRAYING
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  • IMPROVING, YOU'RE PRAYINGBUT IT FEELS LIKE GOD WENT
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  • BUT IT FEELS LIKE GOD WENTON VACATION, YOU LOST THAT
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  • ON VACATION, YOU LOST THATLOVED ONE, YOU DON'T SEE HOW
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  • LOVED ONE, YOU DON'T SEE HOWYOU CAN MAKE IT.
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  • YOU CAN MAKE IT.THAT'S NOT JUST A RANDOM
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  • THAT'S NOT JUST A RANDOMCHALLENGE, IT'S NOT JUST BAD
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  • CHALLENGE, IT'S NOT JUST BADLUCK, YOU'RE IN THE HOT
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  • LUCK, YOU'RE IN THE HOTWINDS OF TESTING.
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  • WINDS OF TESTING.GOD IS SEEING WHAT YOU'RE
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  • GOD IS SEEING WHAT YOU'REMADE OF.
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  • MADE OF.HOW DEEP DO YOUR ROOTS GO
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  • HOW DEEP DO YOUR ROOTS GODOWN?
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  • DOWN?ARE YOU GOING TO LIVE SOUR,
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  • ARE YOU GOING TO LIVE SOUR,DISCOURAGED, OR ARE YOU
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  • DISCOURAGED, OR ARE YOUGOING TO DIG DOWN DEEP AND
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  • GOING TO DIG DOWN DEEP ANDSAY, "I MAY NOT UNDERSTAND
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  • SAY, "I MAY NOT UNDERSTANDIT BUT GOD I TRUST YOU.
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  • IT BUT GOD I TRUST YOU.I KNOW YOU'RE BIGGER THAN
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  • I KNOW YOU'RE BIGGER THANWHAT I'M FACING.
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  • WHAT I'M FACING.YOUR PLANS FOR ME ARE
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  • YOUR PLANS FOR ME AREFOR GOOD.
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  • FOR GOOD.SO, LORD I THANK YOU THAT
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  • SO, LORD I THANK YOU THATYOU'LL GET ME TO WHERE I'M
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  • YOU'LL GET ME TO WHERE I'MSUPPOSED TO BE."
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  • SUPPOSED TO BE."YOU HAVE TO BE DETERMINED.
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  • YOU HAVE TO BE DETERMINED.YOU'RE NOT GOING TO BE MOVED
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  • YOU'RE NOT GOING TO BE MOVEDBY WHAT'S NOT FAIR, YOU'RE
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  • BY WHAT'S NOT FAIR, YOU'RENOT GOING TO GET BITTER OVER
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  • NOT GOING TO GET BITTER OVERWHO DID YOU WRONG, YOU'RE
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  • WHO DID YOU WRONG, YOU'RENOT GOING TO LIVE
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  • NOT GOING TO LIVEDISCOURAGED BECAUSE OF
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  • DISCOURAGED BECAUSE OFA BAD BREAK, A DELAY,
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  • A BAD BREAK, A DELAY,AN UNEXPECTED CHALLENGE.
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  • AN UNEXPECTED CHALLENGE.YOU MAY BE IN THE HOT WINDS
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  • YOU MAY BE IN THE HOT WINDSOF TESTING NOW, YOU'RE
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  • OF TESTING NOW, YOU'REDEALING WITH AN ISSUE IN
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  • DEALING WITH AN ISSUE INYOUR FAMILY, OR AT THE
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  • YOUR FAMILY, OR AT THEOFFICE THAT COWORKER IS
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  • OFFICE THAT COWORKER ISLEAVING YOU OUT, GETTING
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  • LEAVING YOU OUT, GETTINGON YOUR NERVES.
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  • ON YOUR NERVES.NOT ONCE BUT THIS HAS GONE
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  • NOT ONCE BUT THIS HAS GONEON MONTH AFTER MONTH.
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  • ON MONTH AFTER MONTH.IF YOUR ROOTS DON'T GO DOWN
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  • IF YOUR ROOTS DON'T GO DOWNDEEP, IF YOU LIVE SHALLOW,
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  • DEEP, IF YOU LIVE SHALLOW,LET IT FRUSTRATE YOU,
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  • LET IT FRUSTRATE YOU,TRY TO PAY THEM BACK,
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  • TRY TO PAY THEM BACK,THEN YOU'LL GET STUCK
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  • THEN YOU'LL GET STUCKWHERE YOU ARE.
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  • WHERE YOU ARE.THAT DIFFICULTY IS NOT
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  • THAT DIFFICULTY IS NOTTHERE TO DEFEAT YOU,
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  • THERE TO DEFEAT YOU,IT'S THERE TO PROMOTE YOU.
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  • IT'S THERE TO PROMOTE YOU.IF YOU'LL PASS THE TEST,
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  • IF YOU'LL PASS THE TEST,KEEP DOING THE RIGHT THING,
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  • KEEP DOING THE RIGHT THING,KEEP BEING GOOD TO PEOPLE,
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  • KEEP BEING GOOD TO PEOPLE,KEEP LETTING GOD FIGHT YOUR
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  • KEEP LETTING GOD FIGHT YOURBATTLES, BECAUSE YOUR ROOTS
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  • BATTLES, BECAUSE YOUR ROOTSGO DOWN DEEP, GOD WILL NOT
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  • GO DOWN DEEP, GOD WILL NOTONLY TURN IT AROUND, BUT
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  • ONLY TURN IT AROUND, BUTHE'LL BRING YOU OUT BETTER.
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  • HE'LL BRING YOU OUT BETTER.DON'T LET THE HOT WINDS OF
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  • DON'T LET THE HOT WINDS OFTESTING CAUSE YOU TO FALL
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  • TESTING CAUSE YOU TO FALLAPART.
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  • APART.IT MAY BE TAKING LONGER
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  • IT MAY BE TAKING LONGERTHAN YOU THOUGHT.
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  • THAN YOU THOUGHT.YOU WERE DETERMINED AT
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  • YOU WERE DETERMINED ATFIRST, YOU STOOD STRONG BUT
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  • FIRST, YOU STOOD STRONG BUTNOW IT'S BEEN A LONG TIME,
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  • NOW IT'S BEEN A LONG TIME,YOU'RE TIRED.
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  • YOU'RE TIRED.THOUGHTS ARE TELLING YOU,
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  • THOUGHTS ARE TELLING YOU,"IT'S NEVER GOING TO WORK
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  • "IT'S NEVER GOING TO WORKOUT. YOU'LL NEVER GET WELL,
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  • OUT. YOU'LL NEVER GET WELL,NEVER SEE YOUR FAMILY
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  • NEVER SEE YOUR FAMILYRESTORED."
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  • RESTORED."DON'T BELIEVE THOSE LIES.
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  • DON'T BELIEVE THOSE LIES.THAT TEST IS NOT PERMANENT.
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  • THAT TEST IS NOT PERMANENT.GOD HAS ALREADY SET AN END
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  • GOD HAS ALREADY SET AN ENDTO THE DIFFICULTY. YOU
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  • TO THE DIFFICULTY. YOUHAVE TO GET YOUR SECOND
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  • HAVE TO GET YOUR SECONDWIND.
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  • WIND.GOD DIDN'T BRING YOU THIS
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  • GOD DIDN'T BRING YOU THISFAR TO LEAVE YOU.
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  • FAR TO LEAVE YOU.WHAT HE STARTED HE'S GOING
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  • WHAT HE STARTED HE'S GOINGTO FINISH.
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  • TO FINISH.DIG DOWN DEEP AND KEEP
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  • DIG DOWN DEEP AND KEEPPASSING THE TEST.
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  • PASSING THE TEST.KEEP THANKING HIM THAT IT'S
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  • KEEP THANKING HIM THAT IT'SON THE WAY, KEEP DECLARING
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  • ON THE WAY, KEEP DECLARINGWHAT HE PROMISED.
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  • WHAT HE PROMISED.KEEP BELIEVING WHEN YOU
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  • KEEP BELIEVING WHEN YOUDON'T SEE ANY SIGN OF IT.
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  • DON'T SEE ANY SIGN OF IT.STAY IN THIS ATTITUDE OF
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  • "WELL JOEL I DON'T
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  • "WELL JOEL I DON'TUNDERSTAND WHY THIS
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  • UNDERSTAND WHY THISHAPPENED. I WAS BEING
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  • HAPPENED. I WAS BEINGMY BEST, WHY DID I HAVE
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  • MY BEST, WHY DID I HAVETHIS BAD BREAK, WHY DID
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  • THIS BAD BREAK, WHY DIDI COME DOWN WITH THIS
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  • I COME DOWN WITH THISILLNESS, WHY DID THESE
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  • ILLNESS, WHY DID THESEPEOPLE TURN ON ME."
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  • BEING A PERSON OF FAITH
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  • BEING A PERSON OF FAITHDOESN'T EXEMPT US FROM
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  • DOESN'T EXEMPT US FROMDIFFICULTY, THESE TESTS
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  • DIFFICULTY, THESE TESTSCOME TO US ALL.
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  • COME TO US ALL.PAUL SAID IN EPHESIANS,
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  • PAUL SAID IN EPHESIANS,"PUT ON THE WHOLE ARMOR
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  • "PUT ON THE WHOLE ARMOROF GOD, SO IN THE EVIL
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  • OF GOD, SO IN THE EVILDAY, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO
  • 00:04:59.021 --> 00:05:01.124
  • DAY, YOU WILL BE ABLE TOSTAND, AND HAVING DONE ALL,
  • 00:05:01.124 --> 00:05:02.358
  • STAND, AND HAVING DONE ALL,TO STAND."
  • 00:05:02.358 --> 00:05:03.893
  • TO STAND."HE DIDN'T SAY IN CASE YOU
  • 00:05:03.893 --> 00:05:05.528
  • HE DIDN'T SAY IN CASE YOUHAVE AN EVIL DAY, MAYBE
  • 00:05:05.528 --> 00:05:07.096
  • HAVE AN EVIL DAY, MAYBEYOU'LL HAVE SOME TROUBLE, HE
  • 00:05:07.096 --> 00:05:09.165
  • YOU'LL HAVE SOME TROUBLE, HESAID PUT THE ARMOR ON SO IN
  • 00:05:09.165 --> 00:05:10.433
  • SAID PUT THE ARMOR ON SO INTHE EVIL DAY.
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  • THE EVIL DAY.HE WAS SAYING, THERE'S GOING
  • 00:05:11.934 --> 00:05:13.569
  • HE WAS SAYING, THERE'S GOINGTO BE SOME HOT WINDS OF
  • 00:05:13.569 --> 00:05:14.637
  • TO BE SOME HOT WINDS OFTESTING.
  • 00:05:14.637 --> 00:05:15.505
  • TESTING.YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE THINGS
  • 00:05:15.505 --> 00:05:16.906
  • YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE THINGSIN LIFE THAT CAN KNOCK THE
  • 00:05:16.906 --> 00:05:18.341
  • IN LIFE THAT CAN KNOCK THEWIND OUT OF YOU, TAKE YOUR
  • 00:05:18.341 --> 00:05:19.976
  • WIND OUT OF YOU, TAKE YOURJOY AND CAUSE YOU TO GIVE UP
  • 00:05:19.976 --> 00:05:21.244
  • JOY AND CAUSE YOU TO GIVE UPON YOUR DREAMS.
  • 00:05:21.244 --> 00:05:22.345
  • ON YOUR DREAMS.IF YOU'RE GOING TO PASS THE
  • 00:05:22.345 --> 00:05:24.080
  • IF YOU'RE GOING TO PASS THETEST, YOUR ROOTS HAVE TO GO
  • 00:05:24.080 --> 00:05:25.214
  • TEST, YOUR ROOTS HAVE TO GODOWN DEEP.
  • 00:05:25.214 --> 00:05:27.316
  • DOWN DEEP.YOU CAN'T BE WEAK, COMPLAIN,
  • 00:05:27.316 --> 00:05:29.018
  • YOU CAN'T BE WEAK, COMPLAIN,"GOD WHY DID THIS HAPPEN?"
  • 00:05:29.018 --> 00:05:30.219
  • MIND, "I KNOW GOD IS STILL
  • 00:05:32.155 --> 00:05:33.222
  • MIND, "I KNOW GOD IS STILLON THE THRONE.
  • 00:05:33.222 --> 00:05:35.224
  • ON THE THRONE.I KNOW HIM BEING FOR ME IS
  • 00:05:35.224 --> 00:05:36.259
  • I KNOW HIM BEING FOR ME ISMORE THAN THE WORLD BEING
  • 00:05:36.259 --> 00:05:38.094
  • MORE THAN THE WORLD BEINGAGAINST ME. I'M NOT MOVED
  • 00:05:38.094 --> 00:05:39.562
  • AGAINST ME. I'M NOT MOVEDBY WHAT'S NOT IMPROVING.
  • 00:05:39.562 --> 00:05:40.963
  • BY WHAT'S NOT IMPROVING.I'M NOT MOVED BY HOW UNFAIR
  • 00:05:40.963 --> 00:05:42.331
  • I'M NOT MOVED BY HOW UNFAIRIT IS. I'M NOT MOVED BY
  • 00:05:42.331 --> 00:05:43.833
  • IT IS. I'M NOT MOVED BYWHAT I DON'T UNDERSTAND.
  • 00:05:43.833 --> 00:05:45.435
  • HARM, GOD IS TURNING TO MY
  • 00:05:47.203 --> 00:05:48.704
  • HARM, GOD IS TURNING TO MYADVANTAGE."
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  • ADVANTAGE."PAUL SAID WHEN YOU'VE DONE
  • 00:05:50.072 --> 00:05:51.374
  • PAUL SAID WHEN YOU'VE DONEEVERYTHING YOU KNOW TO DO
  • 00:05:51.374 --> 00:05:52.775
  • EVERYTHING YOU KNOW TO DOJUST STAND.
  • 00:05:52.775 --> 00:05:53.743
  • JUST STAND.YOU DON'T HAVE TO FIGURE IT
  • 00:05:53.743 --> 00:05:55.144
  • YOU DON'T HAVE TO FIGURE ITOUT, YOU DON'T HAVE TO MAKE
  • 00:05:55.144 --> 00:05:56.212
  • OUT, YOU DON'T HAVE TO MAKETHINGS HAPPEN, YOU DON'T
  • 00:05:56.212 --> 00:05:57.213
  • THINGS HAPPEN, YOU DON'THAVE TO WORRY.
  • 00:05:57.213 --> 00:05:58.781
  • HAVE TO WORRY.JUST STAND IN THE FACE OF
  • 00:05:58.781 --> 00:06:00.817
  • JUST STAND IN THE FACE OFTHE OPPOSITION, STAND WHEN
  • 00:06:00.817 --> 00:06:02.118
  • THE OPPOSITION, STAND WHENEVERY VOICE SAYS IT'S NOT
  • 00:06:02.118 --> 00:06:03.920
  • EVERY VOICE SAYS IT'S NOTGOING TO WORK OUT, STAND
  • 00:06:03.920 --> 00:06:05.054
  • GOING TO WORK OUT, STANDWHEN THE MEDICAL REPORT IS
  • 00:06:05.054 --> 00:06:06.656
  • WHEN THE MEDICAL REPORT ISNOT CHANGING, STAND WHEN
  • 00:06:06.656 --> 00:06:07.657
  • NOT CHANGING, STAND WHENYOUR FINANCES AREN'T
  • 00:06:07.657 --> 00:06:09.225
  • YOUR FINANCES AREN'TIMPROVING, STAND WHEN YOUR
  • 00:06:09.225 --> 00:06:10.560
  • IMPROVING, STAND WHEN YOURCHILD IS NOT MAKING GOOD
  • 00:06:10.560 --> 00:06:11.828
  • CHILD IS NOT MAKING GOODDECISIONS.
  • 00:06:11.828 --> 00:06:13.496
  • DECISIONS.TO STAND MEANS YOU'RE NOT
  • 00:06:13.496 --> 00:06:14.564
  • TO STAND MEANS YOU'RE NOTMOVED BY WHAT'S NOT
  • 00:06:14.564 --> 00:06:15.898
  • MOVED BY WHAT'S NOTCHANGING. YOU'RE NOT
  • 00:06:15.898 --> 00:06:17.099
  • TAKING SO LONG, YOU'RE
  • 00:06:18.534 --> 00:06:19.502
  • TAKING SO LONG, YOU'RENOT BITTER BECAUSE YOU
  • 00:06:19.502 --> 00:06:20.903
  • NOT BITTER BECAUSE YOUHAD THE SETBACK, YOU'RE
  • 00:06:20.903 --> 00:06:22.171
  • HAD THE SETBACK, YOU'RENOT FRUSTRATED BECAUSE YOUR
  • 00:06:22.171 --> 00:06:23.806
  • NOT FRUSTRATED BECAUSE YOURPLANS DIDN'T WORK OUT.
  • 00:06:23.806 --> 00:06:25.408
  • PLANS DIDN'T WORK OUT.YOU ARE STEADFAST,
  • 00:06:25.408 --> 00:06:27.310
  • YOU ARE STEADFAST,IMMOVABLE, UNSHAKEABLE.
  • 00:06:27.310 --> 00:06:29.412
  • YOU HAVE A REPORT OF
  • 00:06:30.313 --> 00:06:31.547
  • YOU HAVE A REPORT OFVICTORY WHEN YOU COULD
  • 00:06:31.547 --> 00:06:32.782
  • VICTORY WHEN YOU COULDBE COMPLAINING.
  • 00:06:32.782 --> 00:06:34.217
  • BE COMPLAINING.YOU TALK ABOUT HEALTH WHEN
  • 00:06:34.217 --> 00:06:35.751
  • YOU TALK ABOUT HEALTH WHENYOU'RE FIGHTING THE ILLNESS,
  • 00:06:35.751 --> 00:06:37.153
  • YOU'RE FIGHTING THE ILLNESS,YOU TALK ABOUT ABUNDANCE
  • 00:06:37.153 --> 00:06:38.721
  • YOU TALK ABOUT ABUNDANCEWHEN YOUR BUSINESS IS DOWN,
  • 00:06:38.721 --> 00:06:40.256
  • WHEN YOUR BUSINESS IS DOWN,YOU TALK ABOUT OVERCOMING
  • 00:06:40.256 --> 00:06:41.057
  • YOU TALK ABOUT OVERCOMINGWHEN YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE
  • 00:06:41.057 --> 00:06:42.191
  • WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'REOVERCOME.
  • 00:06:42.191 --> 00:06:43.159
  • OVERCOME.THAT'S WHAT IT MEANS TO
  • 00:06:43.159 --> 00:06:44.160
  • THAT'S WHAT IT MEANS TOSTAND.
  • 00:06:44.160 --> 00:06:45.995
  • STAND.YOU STAND BELIEVING, STAND
  • 00:06:45.995 --> 00:06:47.964
  • YOU STAND BELIEVING, STANDTRUSTING, STAND HOPING,
  • 00:06:47.964 --> 00:06:49.732
  • TRUSTING, STAND HOPING,STAND EXPECTING.
  • 00:06:49.732 --> 00:06:51.634
  • STAND EXPECTING.IF YOU'LL STAND IMMOVABLE,
  • 00:06:51.634 --> 00:06:53.336
  • IF YOU'LL STAND IMMOVABLE,UNSHAKABLE, THEN YOU WILL
  • 00:06:53.336 --> 00:06:54.904
  • UNSHAKABLE, THEN YOU WILLBE UNSTOPPABLE.
  • 00:06:54.904 --> 00:06:56.539
  • BE UNSTOPPABLE.THOSE HOT WINDS OF TESTING
  • 00:06:56.539 --> 00:06:57.907
  • THOSE HOT WINDS OF TESTINGWILL NOT KEEP YOU FROM YOUR
  • 00:06:57.907 --> 00:06:59.342
  • WILL NOT KEEP YOU FROM YOURDESTINY, THEY WILL LAUNCH
  • 00:06:59.342 --> 00:07:01.878
  • DESTINY, THEY WILL LAUNCHYOU INTO YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:07:01.878 --> 00:07:03.913
  • NOT NECESSARILY THAT HAVE
  • 00:07:05.248 --> 00:07:07.216
  • NOT NECESSARILY THAT HAVEGREAT FAITH BUT PEOPLE
  • 00:07:07.216 --> 00:07:09.252
  • GREAT FAITH BUT PEOPLETHAT WILL SIMPLY STAND.
  • 00:07:09.252 --> 00:07:10.620
  • THAT WILL SIMPLY STAND.STAND IN THE MIDDLE OF
  • 00:07:10.620 --> 00:07:12.455
  • STAND IN THE MIDDLE OFA PANDEMIC. NOT BITTER,
  • 00:07:12.455 --> 00:07:14.457
  • A PANDEMIC. NOT BITTER,NOT DISCOURAGED BUT STAND
  • 00:07:14.457 --> 00:07:16.158
  • NOT DISCOURAGED BUT STANDWITH AN ATTITUDE OF FAITH.
  • 00:07:16.158 --> 00:07:17.527
  • WITH AN ATTITUDE OF FAITH.STAND WHEN THE PROBLEM IS
  • 00:07:17.527 --> 00:07:19.395
  • STAND WHEN THE PROBLEM ISNOT TURNING AROUND, STAND
  • 00:07:19.395 --> 00:07:20.496
  • NOT TURNING AROUND, STANDWHEN IT'S TAKING LONGER THAN
  • 00:07:20.496 --> 00:07:22.198
  • WHEN IT'S TAKING LONGER THANYOU THOUGHT, STAND WHEN YOUR
  • 00:07:22.198 --> 00:07:23.766
  • YOU THOUGHT, STAND WHEN YOURHEART IS BREAKING, STAND
  • 00:07:23.766 --> 00:07:25.568
  • GOD NEVER SAID WE WOULDN'T
  • 00:07:26.669 --> 00:07:28.237
  • GOD NEVER SAID WE WOULDN'THAVE AN EVIL DAY, A TIME
  • 00:07:28.237 --> 00:07:29.572
  • HAVE AN EVIL DAY, A TIMEOF TROUBLE. BUT HE DID
  • 00:07:29.572 --> 00:07:30.873
  • OF TROUBLE. BUT HE DIDPROMISE, IF YOU'LL JUST
  • 00:07:30.873 --> 00:07:32.308
  • PROMISE, IF YOU'LL JUSTSTAND, HE'LL BRING YOU
  • 00:07:32.308 --> 00:07:34.243
  • STAND, HE'LL BRING YOUOUT. IF YOU'LL STAND,
  • 00:07:34.243 --> 00:07:35.811
  • OUT. IF YOU'LL STAND,HE'LL DEFEAT YOUR ENEMIES.
  • 00:07:35.811 --> 00:07:37.213
  • HE'LL DEFEAT YOUR ENEMIES.IF YOU'LL STAND, HE'LL GIVE
  • 00:07:37.213 --> 00:07:38.748
  • IF YOU'LL STAND, HE'LL GIVEYOU BEAUTY FOR ASHES.
  • 00:07:38.748 --> 00:07:40.316
  • YOU BEAUTY FOR ASHES.IF YOU'LL STAND, JOY IS
  • 00:07:40.316 --> 00:07:41.784
  • IF YOU'LL STAND, JOY ISCOMING IN THE MORNING.
  • 00:07:41.784 --> 00:07:42.885
  • COMING IN THE MORNING.IF YOU'LL STAND,
  • 00:07:42.885 --> 00:07:44.387
  • IF YOU'LL STAND,THE ENEMIES YOU SEE TODAY
  • 00:07:44.387 --> 00:07:46.455
  • THE ENEMIES YOU SEE TODAYYOU WILL SEE NO MORE.
  • 00:07:46.455 --> 00:07:47.957
  • YOU WILL SEE NO MORE.DON'T LET THOSE HOT WINDS
  • 00:07:47.957 --> 00:07:49.759
  • DON'T LET THOSE HOT WINDSOF TESTING CAUSE YOU TO
  • 00:07:49.759 --> 00:07:51.360
  • OF TESTING CAUSE YOU TOWILT, THINK THAT GOD IS
  • 00:07:51.360 --> 00:07:52.929
  • WILT, THINK THAT GOD ISNOT FOR YOU, "I MUST HAVE
  • 00:07:52.929 --> 00:07:54.363
  • NOT FOR YOU, "I MUST HAVEDONE SOMETHING WRONG."
  • 00:07:54.363 --> 00:07:55.298
  • DONE SOMETHING WRONG."NO, YOU PROBABLY DID
  • 00:07:55.298 --> 00:07:56.365
  • NO, YOU PROBABLY DIDSOMETHING RIGHT.
  • 00:07:56.365 --> 00:07:57.266
  • SOMETHING RIGHT.THAT'S WHY THE ENEMY IS
  • 00:07:57.266 --> 00:07:58.568
  • THAT'S WHY THE ENEMY ISTRYING TO STOP YOU.
  • 00:07:58.568 --> 00:07:59.702
  • TRYING TO STOP YOU.HE THOUGHT YOU WOULD FALL
  • 00:07:59.702 --> 00:08:01.704
  • HE THOUGHT YOU WOULD FALLAPART, GET BITTER, BLAME
  • 00:08:01.704 --> 00:08:03.639
  • APART, GET BITTER, BLAMEGOD, WHAT HE DIDN'T REALIZE
  • 00:08:03.639 --> 00:08:05.174
  • GOD, WHAT HE DIDN'T REALIZEIS YOU KNOW HOW TO STAND.
  • 00:08:05.174 --> 00:08:06.475
  • IS YOU KNOW HOW TO STAND.YOU'RE NOT MOVED BY THE HOT
  • 00:08:06.475 --> 00:08:08.110
  • YOU'RE NOT MOVED BY THE HOTWINDS, YOU'RE NOT WORRIED
  • 00:08:08.110 --> 00:08:09.612
  • WINDS, YOU'RE NOT WORRIEDABOUT THE MEDICAL REPORT,
  • 00:08:09.612 --> 00:08:10.780
  • ABOUT THE MEDICAL REPORT,YOU'RE NOT FRUSTRATED OVER
  • 00:08:10.780 --> 00:08:11.981
  • YOU'RE NOT FRUSTRATED OVERHOW LONG IT'S BEEN.
  • 00:08:11.981 --> 00:08:13.249
  • HOW LONG IT'S BEEN.YOU'RE STEADFAST.
  • 00:08:13.249 --> 00:08:14.717
  • YOU'RE STEADFAST.YOU'RE IMMOVABLE.
  • 00:08:14.717 --> 00:08:16.385
  • YOU'RE IMMOVABLE.CAN I TELL YOU, THE ENEMY
  • 00:08:16.385 --> 00:08:18.688
  • CAN I TELL YOU, THE ENEMYCANNOT DEFEAT A STANDER?
  • 00:08:18.688 --> 00:08:20.423
  • CANNOT DEFEAT A STANDER?HE CAN'T DEFEAT YOU WHEN YOU
  • 00:08:20.423 --> 00:08:22.258
  • HE CAN'T DEFEAT YOU WHEN YOUSTAND IN PRAISE, YOU THANK
  • 00:08:22.258 --> 00:08:23.559
  • WORKING OUT.
  • 00:08:24.427 --> 00:08:26.162
  • WORKING OUT.YOU STAND IN EXCELLENCE.
  • 00:08:26.162 --> 00:08:27.496
  • YOU STAND IN EXCELLENCE.YOU KEEP BEING YOUR BEST IN
  • 00:08:27.496 --> 00:08:28.864
  • YOU KEEP BEING YOUR BEST INTHE MIDDLE OF THE TROUBLE.
  • 00:08:28.864 --> 00:08:30.333
  • THE MIDDLE OF THE TROUBLE.YOU STAND IN FAITH.
  • 00:08:30.333 --> 00:08:31.434
  • YOU STAND IN FAITH.YOU COULD BE NEGATIVE,
  • 00:08:31.434 --> 00:08:32.802
  • YOU COULD BE NEGATIVE,SOUR, BUT YOU STILL
  • 00:08:32.802 --> 00:08:34.270
  • SOUR, BUT YOU STILLBELIEVE GOD IS WORKING,
  • 00:08:34.270 --> 00:08:35.471
  • BELIEVE GOD IS WORKING,YOU STILL EXPECT THINGS
  • 00:08:35.471 --> 00:08:36.238
  • YOU STILL EXPECT THINGSTO CHANGE.
  • 00:08:36.238 --> 00:08:37.306
  • UP, KNOWING THAT IT COULD
  • 00:08:38.641 --> 00:08:40.276
  • UP, KNOWING THAT IT COULDTURN AROUND TODAY.
  • 00:08:40.276 --> 00:08:41.444
  • TURN AROUND TODAY.I'M NOT ASKING YOU TO HAVE
  • 00:08:41.444 --> 00:08:43.212
  • I'M NOT ASKING YOU TO HAVEGREAT FAITH, I'M NOT ASKING
  • 00:08:43.212 --> 00:08:43.879
  • GREAT FAITH, I'M NOT ASKINGYOU TO FIGURE OUT A
  • 00:08:43.879 --> 00:08:45.581
  • YOU TO FIGURE OUT ASOLUTION, I'M SIMPLY ASKING
  • 00:08:45.581 --> 00:08:47.283
  • SOLUTION, I'M SIMPLY ASKINGYOU TO STAND.
  • 00:08:47.283 --> 00:08:49.251
  • YOU TO STAND.STAND UNMOVED BY WHAT YOU'RE
  • 00:08:49.251 --> 00:08:51.120
  • STAND UNMOVED BY WHAT YOU'REUP AGAINST, STAND WITH YOUR
  • 00:08:51.120 --> 00:08:53.155
  • UP AGAINST, STAND WITH YOUREYES ON THE GOD WHO CREATED
  • 00:08:53.155 --> 00:08:54.991
  • EYES ON THE GOD WHO CREATEDTHE UNIVERSE, KNOWING THAT
  • 00:08:54.991 --> 00:08:56.792
  • THE UNIVERSE, KNOWING THATHE HAS THE FINAL SAY, THAT
  • 00:08:56.792 --> 00:08:57.793
  • HE HAS THE FINAL SAY, THATHE'S WORKING BEHIND THE
  • 00:08:57.793 --> 00:08:58.928
  • HE'S WORKING BEHIND THESCENES, THAT WHAT HE
  • 00:08:58.928 --> 00:09:00.596
  • SCENES, THAT WHAT HEPROMISED YOU WILL COME TO
  • 00:09:00.596 --> 00:09:01.897
  • PROMISED YOU WILL COME TOPASS.
  • 00:09:01.897 --> 00:09:03.132
  • PASS.ARE YOU IN THOSE HOT WINDS,
  • 00:09:03.132 --> 00:09:05.501
  • ARE YOU IN THOSE HOT WINDS,FACING DIFFICULTIES THAT
  • 00:09:05.501 --> 00:09:06.802
  • FACING DIFFICULTIES THATSEEM TOO BIG?
  • 00:09:06.802 --> 00:09:07.703
  • SEEM TOO BIG?YOU NEVER DREAMED YOU WOULD
  • 00:09:07.703 --> 00:09:09.305
  • YOU NEVER DREAMED YOU WOULDBE UP AGAINST THIS SICKNESS,
  • 00:09:09.305 --> 00:09:10.373
  • BE UP AGAINST THIS SICKNESS,NEVER THOUGHT YOUR MARRIAGE
  • 00:09:10.373 --> 00:09:11.607
  • NEVER THOUGHT YOUR MARRIAGEWOULD BE IN TROUBLE, NEVER
  • 00:09:11.607 --> 00:09:12.475
  • WOULD BE IN TROUBLE, NEVERTHOUGHT THAT COMPANY
  • 00:09:12.475 --> 00:09:13.776
  • THOUGHT THAT COMPANYWOULDN'T NEED YOU.
  • 00:09:13.776 --> 00:09:15.911
  • WOULDN'T NEED YOU.GOD IS SAYING, "STAND.
  • 00:09:15.911 --> 00:09:17.446
  • GOD IS SAYING, "STAND.I'M STILL IN CONTROL.
  • 00:09:17.446 --> 00:09:19.515
  • HE ALREADY HAS THE SOLUTION.
  • 00:09:21.484 --> 00:09:22.585
  • HE ALREADY HAS THE SOLUTION.HE'S ALREADY LINED UP THE
  • 00:09:22.585 --> 00:09:23.552
  • HE'S ALREADY LINED UP THERIGHT PEOPLE.
  • 00:09:23.552 --> 00:09:25.254
  • RIGHT PEOPLE.THE HEALING, THE PROMOTION,
  • 00:09:25.254 --> 00:09:26.288
  • THE HEALING, THE PROMOTION,THE BREAKTHROUGHS, THEY
  • 00:09:26.288 --> 00:09:28.257
  • HERE'S WHAT I'VE LEARNED.
  • 00:09:29.525 --> 00:09:31.894
  • HERE'S WHAT I'VE LEARNED.I KNOW GOD IS ON MY SIDE NOT
  • 00:09:31.894 --> 00:09:33.729
  • I KNOW GOD IS ON MY SIDE NOTBY THE STORMS HE'S STOPPED
  • 00:09:33.729 --> 00:09:34.930
  • BY THE STORMS HE'S STOPPEDBUT BY THE STORMS THAT
  • 00:09:34.930 --> 00:09:36.565
  • BUT BY THE STORMS THATDIDN'T STOP ME.
  • 00:09:36.565 --> 00:09:38.134
  • DIDN'T STOP ME.YOU CAN'T JUDGE GOD'S FAVOR
  • 00:09:38.134 --> 00:09:39.335
  • YOU CAN'T JUDGE GOD'S FAVORBY THE STORMS HE KEPT YOU
  • 00:09:39.335 --> 00:09:41.037
  • BY THE STORMS HE KEPT YOUOUT OF, BUT BY THE STORMS
  • 00:09:41.037 --> 00:09:42.571
  • OUT OF, BUT BY THE STORMSHE BROUGHT YOU THROUGH.
  • 00:09:42.571 --> 00:09:44.607
  • HE BROUGHT YOU THROUGH.DAVID SAID, "BY THIS I KNOW
  • 00:09:44.607 --> 00:09:46.308
  • DAVID SAID, "BY THIS I KNOWTHE LORD IS ON MY SIDE,
  • 00:09:46.308 --> 00:09:47.843
  • THE LORD IS ON MY SIDE,BECAUSE MY ENEMIES COULD
  • 00:09:47.843 --> 00:09:49.545
  • BECAUSE MY ENEMIES COULDNOT TRIUMPH OVER ME."
  • 00:09:49.545 --> 00:09:51.213
  • NOT TRIUMPH OVER ME."HE WAS SAYING, "I KNOW GOD
  • 00:09:51.213 --> 00:09:53.182
  • HE WAS SAYING, "I KNOW GODIS ON MY SIDE BECAUSE IN
  • 00:09:53.182 --> 00:09:55.217
  • IS ON MY SIDE BECAUSE INTHOSE HOT WINDS OF TESTING
  • 00:09:55.217 --> 00:09:57.019
  • THOSE HOT WINDS OF TESTINGI JUST KEPT STANDING, DOING
  • 00:09:57.019 --> 00:09:58.788
  • I JUST KEPT STANDING, DOINGTHE RIGHT THING AND GOD
  • 00:09:58.788 --> 00:10:01.457
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "YOU
  • 00:10:02.925 --> 00:10:04.527
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "YOUWILL GO THROUGH THE FIRE AND
  • 00:10:04.527 --> 00:10:06.095
  • WILL GO THROUGH THE FIRE ANDNOT BE BURNED, YOU WILL GO
  • 00:10:06.095 --> 00:10:07.363
  • NOT BE BURNED, YOU WILL GOTHROUGH THE WATERS AND NOT
  • 00:10:07.363 --> 00:10:08.831
  • THROUGH THE WATERS AND NOTDROWN, YOU WILL GO THROUGH
  • 00:10:08.831 --> 00:10:10.099
  • DROWN, YOU WILL GO THROUGHTHE FAMINE AND NOT GO
  • 00:10:10.099 --> 00:10:11.167
  • THE FAMINE AND NOT GOHUNGRY."
  • 00:10:11.167 --> 00:10:12.768
  • WHAT GOD IS BRINGING YOU
  • 00:10:13.836 --> 00:10:15.671
  • WHAT GOD IS BRINGING YOUTHROUGH. HE WON'T ALLOW
  • 00:10:15.671 --> 00:10:17.440
  • THROUGH. HE WON'T ALLOWYOU TO GET IN A DIFFICULTY
  • 00:10:17.440 --> 00:10:18.374
  • YOU TO GET IN A DIFFICULTYTHAT HE CAN'T BRING YOU
  • 00:10:18.374 --> 00:10:19.608
  • THAT HE CAN'T BRING YOUOUT OF.
  • 00:10:19.608 --> 00:10:20.876
  • OUT OF.IN THE SCRIPTURE, THREE
  • 00:10:20.876 --> 00:10:22.511
  • IN THE SCRIPTURE, THREEHEBREW TEENAGERS WOULDN'T
  • 00:10:22.511 --> 00:10:23.713
  • HEBREW TEENAGERS WOULDN'TBOW DOWN TO THE KING'S
  • 00:10:23.713 --> 00:10:25.014
  • BOW DOWN TO THE KING'SGOLDEN IDOL.
  • 00:10:25.014 --> 00:10:26.415
  • GOLDEN IDOL.HE WAS SO UPSET HE WAS
  • 00:10:26.415 --> 00:10:27.416
  • HE WAS SO UPSET HE WASGOING TO HAVE THEM THROWN
  • 00:10:27.416 --> 00:10:29.118
  • GOING TO HAVE THEM THROWNINTO A FIERY FURNACE.
  • 00:10:29.118 --> 00:10:30.453
  • INTO A FIERY FURNACE.YOU TALK ABOUT THE HOT
  • 00:10:30.453 --> 00:10:31.787
  • YOU TALK ABOUT THE HOTWINDS OF TESTING.
  • 00:10:31.787 --> 00:10:32.822
  • WINDS OF TESTING.WHAT THEY WERE UP AGAINST
  • 00:10:32.822 --> 00:10:34.490
  • WHAT THEY WERE UP AGAINSTSEEMED IMPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:10:34.490 --> 00:10:36.025
  • SEEMED IMPOSSIBLE.THEY COULD HAVE PANICKED,
  • 00:10:36.025 --> 00:10:37.626
  • THEY COULD HAVE PANICKED,FALLEN APART, "GOD WE WERE
  • 00:10:37.626 --> 00:10:39.228
  • FALLEN APART, "GOD WE WEREBEING OUR BEST, DOING THE
  • 00:10:39.228 --> 00:10:40.429
  • BEING OUR BEST, DOING THERIGHT THING, WHY DID THIS
  • 00:10:40.429 --> 00:10:41.297
  • RIGHT THING, WHY DID THISHAPPEN?"
  • 00:10:41.297 --> 00:10:42.565
  • HAPPEN?"IT'S A TEST.
  • 00:10:42.565 --> 00:10:44.467
  • IT'S A TEST.GOD ALLOWED THE DIFFICULTY
  • 00:10:44.467 --> 00:10:46.168
  • GOD ALLOWED THE DIFFICULTYNOT TO DEFEAT THEM BUT TO
  • 00:10:46.168 --> 00:10:47.803
  • NOT TO DEFEAT THEM BUT TOESTABLISH THEM.
  • 00:10:47.803 --> 00:10:49.238
  • ESTABLISH THEM.THEY SAID, "KING WE'RE NOT
  • 00:10:49.238 --> 00:10:51.006
  • THEY SAID, "KING WE'RE NOTGOING TO BOW DOWN, WE KNOW
  • 00:10:51.006 --> 00:10:53.275
  • GOING TO BOW DOWN, WE KNOWOUR GOD WILL DELIVER US."
  • 00:10:53.275 --> 00:10:54.009
  • OUR GOD WILL DELIVER US."IF THEY WOULD HAVE STOPPED
  • 00:10:54.009 --> 00:10:55.010
  • IF THEY WOULD HAVE STOPPEDTHERE, WE WOULD THINK,
  • 00:10:55.010 --> 00:10:56.212
  • THERE, WE WOULD THINK,"THAT'S GREAT, THEY HAD
  • 00:10:56.212 --> 00:10:57.913
  • "THAT'S GREAT, THEY HADFAITH, THEY BELIEVED."
  • 00:10:57.913 --> 00:10:59.348
  • FAITH, THEY BELIEVED."BUT WHAT THEY SAID NEXT
  • 00:10:59.348 --> 00:11:00.449
  • BUT WHAT THEY SAID NEXTSHOWS US THEIR REAL
  • 00:11:00.449 --> 00:11:01.884
  • SHOWS US THEIR REALATTITUDE. THEY SAID,
  • 00:11:01.884 --> 00:11:03.252
  • ATTITUDE. THEY SAID,"WE KNOW GOD WILL DELIVER
  • 00:11:03.252 --> 00:11:05.921
  • "WE KNOW GOD WILL DELIVERUS, BUT EVEN IF HE DOESN'T,
  • 00:11:05.921 --> 00:11:06.856
  • US, BUT EVEN IF HE DOESN'T,WE'RE STILL NOT GOING TO
  • 00:11:06.856 --> 00:11:08.257
  • WE'RE STILL NOT GOING TOBOW DOWN."
  • 00:11:08.257 --> 00:11:09.325
  • BOW DOWN."THAT'S WHAT IT MEANS TO
  • 00:11:09.325 --> 00:11:10.426
  • THAT'S WHAT IT MEANS TOSTAND.
  • 00:11:10.426 --> 00:11:12.194
  • STAND.YOU HAVE A MADE-UP MIND.
  • 00:11:12.194 --> 00:11:12.962
  • YOU HAVE A MADE-UP MIND.YOU'RE GOING TO STAY IN
  • 00:11:12.962 --> 00:11:14.330
  • YOU'RE GOING TO STAY INFAITH WHETHER IT WORKS OUT
  • 00:11:14.330 --> 00:11:15.798
  • FAITH WHETHER IT WORKS OUTYOUR WAY OR NOT.
  • 00:11:15.798 --> 00:11:16.999
  • YOUR WAY OR NOT.YOU'RE GOING TO TRUST GOD
  • 00:11:16.999 --> 00:11:18.200
  • YOU'RE GOING TO TRUST GODWHETHER THE DOOR OPENS OR
  • 00:11:18.200 --> 00:11:19.101
  • WHETHER THE DOOR OPENS ORCLOSES.
  • 00:11:19.101 --> 00:11:19.869
  • CLOSES.YOU'RE GOING TO GIVE HIM
  • 00:11:19.869 --> 00:11:21.237
  • YOU'RE GOING TO GIVE HIMPRAISE WHETHER HE TURNS IT
  • 00:11:21.237 --> 00:11:22.938
  • PRAISE WHETHER HE TURNS ITAROUND IN FIVE DAYS OR
  • 00:11:22.938 --> 00:11:23.939
  • AROUND IN FIVE DAYS ORFIVE YEARS.
  • 00:11:23.939 --> 00:11:26.442
  • YOU'RE NOT MOVED BY
  • 00:11:27.409 --> 00:11:28.444
  • YOU'RE NOT MOVED BYPEOPLE TRYING TO TALK
  • 00:11:28.444 --> 00:11:29.712
  • PEOPLE TRYING TO TALKYOU OUT OF IT.
  • 00:11:29.712 --> 00:11:30.646
  • YOU OUT OF IT."I DON'T THINK YOU'LL EVER
  • 00:11:30.646 --> 00:11:32.214
  • "I DON'T THINK YOU'LL EVERGET WELL. MY COUSIN DIED
  • 00:11:32.214 --> 00:11:33.716
  • GET WELL. MY COUSIN DIEDOF THAT SAME THING."
  • 00:11:33.716 --> 00:11:35.017
  • OF THAT SAME THING."WHEN YOU KNOW HOW TO STAND,
  • 00:11:35.017 --> 00:11:36.218
  • WHEN YOU KNOW HOW TO STAND,YOU LET THAT GO IN ONE EAR
  • 00:11:36.218 --> 00:11:37.653
  • YOU LET THAT GO IN ONE EARAND OUT THE OTHER.
  • 00:11:37.653 --> 00:11:38.387
  • AND OUT THE OTHER.YOU'RE NOT MOVED BY
  • 00:11:38.387 --> 00:11:40.456
  • YOU'RE NOT MOVED BYOPPOSITION, BY BAD BREAKS,
  • 00:11:40.456 --> 00:11:41.690
  • OPPOSITION, BY BAD BREAKS,BY PEOPLE THAT ARE NOT FOR
  • 00:11:41.690 --> 00:11:42.324
  • BY PEOPLE THAT ARE NOT FORYOU.
  • 00:11:42.324 --> 00:11:43.325
  • YOU.YOU HAVE AN ATTITUDE LIKE
  • 00:11:43.325 --> 00:11:45.127
  • YOU HAVE AN ATTITUDE LIKETHESE TEENAGERS, "I KNOW GOD
  • 00:11:45.127 --> 00:11:46.762
  • THESE TEENAGERS, "I KNOW GODIS GOING TO TURN IT AROUND
  • 00:11:46.762 --> 00:11:48.497
  • IS GOING TO TURN IT AROUNDBUT EVEN IF HE DOESN'T, I'M
  • 00:11:48.497 --> 00:11:49.865
  • BUT EVEN IF HE DOESN'T, I'MNOT GOING TO LIVE SOUR.
  • 00:11:49.865 --> 00:11:50.866
  • NOT GOING TO LIVE SOUR.I'M NOT GOING TO GIVE UP ON
  • 00:11:50.866 --> 00:11:52.268
  • I'M NOT GOING TO GIVE UP ONLIFE, I'M NOT GOING TO QUIT
  • 00:11:52.268 --> 00:11:53.536
  • WHEN YOU HAVE THESE DEEP
  • 00:11:54.737 --> 00:11:56.405
  • WHEN YOU HAVE THESE DEEPROOTS, THE HOT WINDS OF
  • 00:11:56.405 --> 00:11:58.474
  • ROOTS, THE HOT WINDS OFTESTING DON'T AFFECT YOU.
  • 00:11:58.474 --> 00:12:00.276
  • TESTING DON'T AFFECT YOU.YOU'RE STABLE, CONSISTENT,
  • 00:12:00.276 --> 00:12:01.076
  • YOU'RE STABLE, CONSISTENT,UNMOVED.
  • 00:12:01.076 --> 00:12:02.711
  • UNMOVED.YOU KNOW NO WEAPON FORMED
  • 00:12:02.711 --> 00:12:03.579
  • YOU KNOW NO WEAPON FORMEDAGAINST YOU IS GOING TO
  • 00:12:03.579 --> 00:12:04.313
  • AGAINST YOU IS GOING TOPROSPER.
  • 00:12:04.313 --> 00:12:05.714
  • PROSPER.YOU KNOW ALL THINGS ARE
  • 00:12:05.714 --> 00:12:06.949
  • YOU KNOW ALL THINGS AREWORKING TOGETHER FOR YOUR
  • 00:12:06.949 --> 00:12:08.217
  • WORKING TOGETHER FOR YOURGOOD.
  • 00:12:08.217 --> 00:12:09.585
  • GOOD.THIS KING HAD THE TEENAGERS
  • 00:12:09.585 --> 00:12:11.353
  • THIS KING HAD THE TEENAGERSTHROWN INTO THE FURNACE;
  • 00:12:11.353 --> 00:12:12.922
  • THROWN INTO THE FURNACE;IT WAS SO HOT THE GUARDS
  • 00:12:12.922 --> 00:12:14.056
  • IT WAS SO HOT THE GUARDSTHAT THREW THEM IN WERE
  • 00:12:14.056 --> 00:12:15.691
  • THAT THREW THEM IN WEREINSTANTLY KILLED. THEY
  • 00:12:15.691 --> 00:12:16.792
  • INSTANTLY KILLED. THEYSHOULD HAVE BEEN GONE,
  • 00:12:16.792 --> 00:12:17.493
  • SHOULD HAVE BEEN GONE,SHOULD HAVE ENDED THEIR
  • 00:12:17.493 --> 00:12:19.328
  • SHOULD HAVE ENDED THEIRLIFE, BUT GOD HAS THE
  • 00:12:19.328 --> 00:12:20.563
  • LIFE, BUT GOD HAS THEFINAL SAY.
  • 00:12:20.563 --> 00:12:21.931
  • FINAL SAY.NO PERSON CAN TAKE YOUR
  • 00:12:21.931 --> 00:12:23.699
  • NO PERSON CAN TAKE YOURLIFE, NO BAD BREAK CAN
  • 00:12:23.699 --> 00:12:25.034
  • LIFE, NO BAD BREAK CANSTOP YOUR PURPOSE,
  • 00:12:25.034 --> 00:12:26.535
  • STOP YOUR PURPOSE,NO SICKNESS, NO ADDICTION,
  • 00:12:26.535 --> 00:12:27.469
  • A LITTLE LATER THE KING
  • 00:12:29.104 --> 00:12:30.739
  • A LITTLE LATER THE KINGCAME TO CHECK ON THEM.
  • 00:12:30.739 --> 00:12:31.340
  • CAME TO CHECK ON THEM.HE LOOKED THROUGH THE
  • 00:12:31.340 --> 00:12:32.842
  • HE LOOKED THROUGH THEFURNACE WINDOW AND SAW THAT
  • 00:12:32.842 --> 00:12:34.643
  • FURNACE WINDOW AND SAW THATTHEY WERE ALL STILL ALIVE.
  • 00:12:34.643 --> 00:12:35.945
  • THEY WERE ALL STILL ALIVE.HE COULDN'T BELIEVE IT.
  • 00:12:35.945 --> 00:12:36.846
  • HE COULDN'T BELIEVE IT.HE SAID, "DIDN'T WE THROW
  • 00:12:36.846 --> 00:12:38.514
  • HE SAID, "DIDN'T WE THROWTHREE MEN IN BOUND?
  • 00:12:38.514 --> 00:12:40.249
  • LOOKS LIKE THE SON OF GOD."
  • 00:12:42.318 --> 00:12:43.719
  • LOOKS LIKE THE SON OF GOD."THOSE TEENAGERS CAME OUT
  • 00:12:43.719 --> 00:12:45.521
  • THOSE TEENAGERS CAME OUTUNHARMED, WITHOUT THE SMELL
  • 00:12:45.521 --> 00:12:46.889
  • UNHARMED, WITHOUT THE SMELLOF SMOKE.
  • 00:12:46.889 --> 00:12:48.424
  • OF SMOKE.SOMETIMES GOD WILL KEEP
  • 00:12:48.424 --> 00:12:49.825
  • SOMETIMES GOD WILL KEEPYOU OUT OF THE FIRE.
  • 00:12:49.825 --> 00:12:51.060
  • YOU OUT OF THE FIRE.OTHER TIMES HE'LL MAKE
  • 00:12:51.060 --> 00:12:52.595
  • OTHER TIMES HE'LL MAKEYOU FIREPROOF AND SEND
  • 00:12:52.595 --> 00:12:54.263
  • YOU FIREPROOF AND SENDYOU INTO THE FURNACE.
  • 00:12:54.263 --> 00:12:55.364
  • YOU INTO THE FURNACE.YOU MAY BE IN THE FIRE
  • 00:12:55.364 --> 00:12:57.099
  • YOU MAY BE IN THE FIRENOW, YOU FEEL THOSE HOT
  • 00:12:57.099 --> 00:12:58.434
  • NOW, YOU FEEL THOSE HOTWINDS OF TESTING.
  • 00:12:58.434 --> 00:12:59.869
  • WINDS OF TESTING.YOU NEED TO REMIND YOURSELF
  • 00:12:59.869 --> 00:13:01.670
  • YOU NEED TO REMIND YOURSELFLIKE THESE TEENAGERS, THOSE
  • 00:13:01.670 --> 00:13:03.639
  • LIKE THESE TEENAGERS, THOSEFLAMES CAN'T HARM YOU, THAT
  • 00:13:03.639 --> 00:13:05.307
  • FLAMES CAN'T HARM YOU, THATTROUBLE CAN'T TAKE YOU OUT,
  • 00:13:05.307 --> 00:13:06.876
  • TROUBLE CAN'T TAKE YOU OUT,THOSE PEOPLE CAN'T STOP WHAT
  • 00:13:06.876 --> 00:13:07.910
  • THOSE PEOPLE CAN'T STOP WHATGOD HAS ORDAINED.
  • 00:13:07.910 --> 00:13:09.511
  • GOD HAS ORDAINED.IT'S A TEST.
  • 00:13:09.511 --> 00:13:10.746
  • IT'S A TEST.ARE YOU GOING TO STAND
  • 00:13:10.746 --> 00:13:12.615
  • ARE YOU GOING TO STANDDESPITE THE OPPOSITION, ARE
  • 00:13:12.615 --> 00:13:14.016
  • DESPITE THE OPPOSITION, AREYOU GOING TO STAY IN FAITH
  • 00:13:14.016 --> 00:13:15.384
  • YOU GOING TO STAY IN FAITHDESPITE THINGS NOT WORKING
  • 00:13:15.384 --> 00:13:16.785
  • DESPITE THINGS NOT WORKINGOUT, ARE YOU GOING TO KEEP
  • 00:13:16.785 --> 00:13:18.320
  • OUT, ARE YOU GOING TO KEEPBELIEVING EVEN THOUGH YOU'VE
  • 00:13:18.320 --> 00:13:19.955
  • BELIEVING EVEN THOUGH YOU'VEHAD SETBACKS?
  • 00:13:19.955 --> 00:13:21.557
  • HAD SETBACKS?WHEN YOU CAN SAY LIKE THEM,
  • 00:13:21.557 --> 00:13:23.192
  • WHEN YOU CAN SAY LIKE THEM,"EVEN IF GOD DOESN'T DO IT
  • 00:13:23.192 --> 00:13:24.760
  • "EVEN IF GOD DOESN'T DO ITMY WAY, I'M STILL NOT GOING
  • 00:13:24.760 --> 00:13:25.861
  • MY WAY, I'M STILL NOT GOINGTO BOW DOWN.
  • 00:13:25.861 --> 00:13:26.829
  • TO BOW DOWN.I'M STILL NOT GOING TO LIVE
  • 00:13:26.829 --> 00:13:28.197
  • I'M STILL NOT GOING TO LIVEDEFEATED, I'M STILL NOT
  • 00:13:28.197 --> 00:13:29.031
  • DEFEATED, I'M STILL NOTGOING TO GIVE UP ON MY
  • 00:13:29.031 --> 00:13:29.899
  • GOING TO GIVE UP ON MYDREAMS."
  • 00:13:29.899 --> 00:13:31.233
  • DREAMS."WHEN YOUR ROOTS GO DOWN
  • 00:13:31.233 --> 00:13:33.002
  • WHEN YOUR ROOTS GO DOWNDEEP, GOD WILL MAKE THINGS
  • 00:13:33.002 --> 00:13:34.036
  • DEEP, GOD WILL MAKE THINGSHAPPEN THAT YOU COULDN'T
  • 00:13:34.036 --> 00:13:35.004
  • HAPPEN THAT YOU COULDN'TMAKE HAPPEN.
  • 00:13:35.004 --> 00:13:36.372
  • MAKE HAPPEN.YOU'LL DEFEAT GIANTS THAT
  • 00:13:36.372 --> 00:13:37.940
  • YOU'LL DEFEAT GIANTS THATARE MUCH BIGGER, ACCOMPLISH
  • 00:13:37.940 --> 00:13:40.809
  • THERE ARE TIMES IN LIFE
  • 00:13:42.111 --> 00:13:43.479
  • THERE ARE TIMES IN LIFETHAT WE ALL GET THROWN INTO
  • 00:13:43.479 --> 00:13:45.314
  • THAT WE ALL GET THROWN INTOTHE FURNACE, SO TO SPEAK.
  • 00:13:45.314 --> 00:13:46.849
  • THE FURNACE, SO TO SPEAK.WE'RE PRAYING, "GOD KEEP
  • 00:13:46.849 --> 00:13:48.484
  • WE'RE PRAYING, "GOD KEEPUS OUT, KEEP ME FROM THE
  • 00:13:48.484 --> 00:13:49.718
  • US OUT, KEEP ME FROM THETROUBLE, KEEP ME FROM THE
  • 00:13:49.718 --> 00:13:50.319
  • TROUBLE, KEEP ME FROM THESICKNESS."
  • 00:13:50.319 --> 00:13:51.854
  • SICKNESS."BUT HERE'S THE KEY.
  • 00:13:51.854 --> 00:13:54.123
  • BUT HERE'S THE KEY.GOD CONTROLS THE THERMOSTAT.
  • 00:13:54.123 --> 00:13:55.457
  • GOD CONTROLS THE THERMOSTAT.HE WON'T LET THE FIRE GET
  • 00:13:55.457 --> 00:13:56.859
  • HE KNOWS HOW MUCH YOU CAN
  • 00:13:58.093 --> 00:13:59.061
  • HE KNOWS HOW MUCH YOU CANHANDLE.
  • 00:13:59.061 --> 00:14:00.696
  • HANDLE.IF IT FEELS LIKE TOO MUCH
  • 00:14:00.696 --> 00:14:01.931
  • IF IT FEELS LIKE TOO MUCHTHAT'S BECAUSE YOU'RE
  • 00:14:01.931 --> 00:14:03.599
  • THAT'S BECAUSE YOU'RESTRONGER THAN YOU THINK.
  • 00:14:03.599 --> 00:14:04.867
  • STRONGER THAN YOU THINK.IT'S BECAUSE YOUR DESTINY
  • 00:14:04.867 --> 00:14:06.568
  • IT'S BECAUSE YOUR DESTINYIS GREATER THAN YOU THINK.
  • 00:14:06.568 --> 00:14:07.670
  • IS GREATER THAN YOU THINK.HE'S GETTING YOU PREPARED
  • 00:14:07.670 --> 00:14:09.171
  • HE'S GETTING YOU PREPAREDFOR THINGS MUCH BIGGER IN
  • 00:14:09.171 --> 00:14:10.139
  • FOR THINGS MUCH BIGGER INYOUR FUTURE.
  • 00:14:10.139 --> 00:14:11.573
  • YOUR FUTURE.FOR FAVOR, INFLUENCE,
  • 00:14:11.573 --> 00:14:12.708
  • FOR FAVOR, INFLUENCE,OPPORTUNITY THAT YOU'VE
  • 00:14:12.708 --> 00:14:14.043
  • OPPORTUNITY THAT YOU'VENEVER SEEN.
  • 00:14:14.043 --> 00:14:15.544
  • NEVER SEEN.DON'T WILT IN THE TROUBLE,
  • 00:14:15.544 --> 00:14:16.779
  • DON'T WILT IN THE TROUBLE,DIG DOWN DEEP.
  • 00:14:16.779 --> 00:14:18.314
  • DIG DOWN DEEP.IT'S NOT TOO MUCH FOR YOU.
  • 00:14:18.314 --> 00:14:19.415
  • IT'S NOT TOO MUCH FOR YOU.YOU CAN HANDLE IT.
  • 00:14:19.415 --> 00:14:20.282
  • YOU CAN HANDLE IT.YOU'VE BEEN ARMED WITH
  • 00:14:20.282 --> 00:14:21.784
  • YOU'VE BEEN ARMED WITHSTRENGTH FOR THIS BATTLE.
  • 00:14:21.784 --> 00:14:23.052
  • STRENGTH FOR THIS BATTLE.YOU ARE FULL OF CAN-DO
  • 00:14:23.052 --> 00:14:23.986
  • YOU ARE FULL OF CAN-DOPOWER.
  • 00:14:23.986 --> 00:14:25.587
  • POWER.THE FORCES THAT ARE FOR YOU
  • 00:14:25.587 --> 00:14:26.822
  • THE FORCES THAT ARE FOR YOUARE GREATER THAN THE FORCES
  • 00:14:26.822 --> 00:14:28.657
  • ARE GREATER THAN THE FORCESTHAT ARE AGAINST YOU.
  • 00:14:28.657 --> 00:14:29.692
  • THAT ARE AGAINST YOU.BUT NONE OF US LIKE THE
  • 00:14:29.692 --> 00:14:31.260
  • BUT NONE OF US LIKE THEHOT WINDS OF TESTING.
  • 00:14:31.260 --> 00:14:32.394
  • HOT WINDS OF TESTING.IT WOULD BE MUCH EASIER IF
  • 00:14:32.394 --> 00:14:34.096
  • IT WOULD BE MUCH EASIER IFTHINGS FELL INTO PLACE AND
  • 00:14:34.096 --> 00:14:35.631
  • THINGS FELL INTO PLACE ANDWE NEVER HAD OPPOSITION,
  • 00:14:35.631 --> 00:14:37.633
  • WE NEVER HAD OPPOSITION,PEOPLE WERE ALWAYS FOR US.
  • 00:14:37.633 --> 00:14:38.968
  • PEOPLE WERE ALWAYS FOR US.BUT WITHOUT THESE TIMES OF
  • 00:14:38.968 --> 00:14:40.602
  • BUT WITHOUT THESE TIMES OFTESTING, WHEN YOU HAVE TO
  • 00:14:40.602 --> 00:14:42.571
  • TESTING, WHEN YOU HAVE TORESIST THE URGE TO QUIT,
  • 00:14:42.571 --> 00:14:43.472
  • RESIST THE URGE TO QUIT,YOU HAVE TO STRETCH YOUR
  • 00:14:43.472 --> 00:14:44.740
  • YOU HAVE TO STRETCH YOURFAITH AND BELIEVE THAT
  • 00:14:44.740 --> 00:14:46.342
  • FAITH AND BELIEVE THATGOD IS IN CONTROL,
  • 00:14:46.342 --> 00:14:47.609
  • GOD IS IN CONTROL,THEN WE WOULDN'T BECOME
  • 00:14:47.609 --> 00:14:49.878
  • THEN WE WOULDN'T BECOMEWHO WE WERE CREATED TO BE.
  • 00:14:49.878 --> 00:14:50.579
  • WHO WE WERE CREATED TO BE.I READ ABOUT THESE
  • 00:14:50.579 --> 00:14:52.348
  • I READ ABOUT THESESCIENTISTS THAT CREATED A
  • 00:14:52.348 --> 00:14:53.882
  • SCIENTISTS THAT CREATED AMINIATURE VERSION OF OUR
  • 00:14:53.882 --> 00:14:55.184
  • MINIATURE VERSION OF OURPLANET, IT'S CALLED THE
  • 00:14:55.184 --> 00:14:57.219
  • PLANET, IT'S CALLED THEBIOSPHERE 2 PROJECT.
  • 00:14:57.219 --> 00:14:58.520
  • BIOSPHERE 2 PROJECT.IT'S A BIG DOME THAT COST
  • 00:14:58.520 --> 00:15:00.556
  • IT'S A BIG DOME THAT COST150 MILLION DOLLARS.
  • 00:15:00.556 --> 00:15:01.790
  • 150 MILLION DOLLARS.THEY MADE IT TO STUDY HOW
  • 00:15:01.790 --> 00:15:03.258
  • THEY MADE IT TO STUDY HOWTHE EARTH FUNCTIONS AND
  • 00:15:03.258 --> 00:15:04.259
  • THE EARTH FUNCTIONS ANDTO LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW
  • 00:15:04.259 --> 00:15:05.828
  • TO LEARN MORE ABOUT HOWWE CAN MAKE IMPROVEMENTS.
  • 00:15:05.828 --> 00:15:07.896
  • WE CAN MAKE IMPROVEMENTS.IT HAS 3.800 SPECIES OF
  • 00:15:07.896 --> 00:15:10.032
  • A RAINFOREST, A SAVANNA,
  • 00:15:11.934 --> 00:15:13.202
  • A RAINFOREST, A SAVANNA,AND A DESERT.
  • 00:15:13.202 --> 00:15:14.470
  • AND A DESERT.THEY DISCOVERED THAT IN THIS
  • 00:15:14.470 --> 00:15:16.372
  • THEY DISCOVERED THAT IN THISBIOSPHERE TREES GREW MUCH
  • 00:15:16.372 --> 00:15:18.240
  • BIOSPHERE TREES GREW MUCHFASTER THAN TREES OUTSIDE
  • 00:15:18.240 --> 00:15:19.775
  • FASTER THAN TREES OUTSIDETHE DOME. THEY WERE TAKEN
  • 00:15:19.775 --> 00:15:21.343
  • THE DOME. THEY WERE TAKENABACK AT HOW RAPIDLY THEY
  • 00:15:21.343 --> 00:15:23.312
  • ABACK AT HOW RAPIDLY THEYGREW BUT BEFORE THE TREES
  • 00:15:23.312 --> 00:15:24.580
  • GREW BUT BEFORE THE TREESREACHED THEIR FULL HEIGHT
  • 00:15:24.580 --> 00:15:25.748
  • REACHED THEIR FULL HEIGHTTHEY FELL OVER;
  • 00:15:25.748 --> 00:15:26.849
  • THEY FELL OVER;THEY COULDN'T WITHSTAND
  • 00:15:26.849 --> 00:15:28.283
  • THEY COULDN'T WITHSTANDTHEIR OWN WEIGHT.
  • 00:15:28.283 --> 00:15:29.385
  • THEIR OWN WEIGHT.THEY REALIZED IN THIS
  • 00:15:29.385 --> 00:15:30.919
  • THEY REALIZED IN THISBIOSPHERE THEY HADN'T
  • 00:15:30.919 --> 00:15:32.621
  • BIOSPHERE THEY HADN'TREPLICATED THE WIND.
  • 00:15:32.621 --> 00:15:33.922
  • REPLICATED THE WIND.IT WAS ALWAYS CALM AND
  • 00:15:33.922 --> 00:15:34.790
  • IT WAS ALWAYS CALM ANDPEACEFUL.
  • 00:15:34.790 --> 00:15:36.191
  • PEACEFUL.NEVER ANY STRONG WINDS,
  • 00:15:36.191 --> 00:15:37.860
  • BECAUSE THE TREES DIDN'T
  • 00:15:39.261 --> 00:15:41.163
  • BECAUSE THE TREES DIDN'THAVE TO WITHSTAND ANY WIND,
  • 00:15:41.163 --> 00:15:42.531
  • HAVE TO WITHSTAND ANY WIND,THEIR ROOTS DIDN'T DEVELOP
  • 00:15:42.531 --> 00:15:43.999
  • THEIR ROOTS DIDN'T DEVELOPPROPERLY, AND THEY HAD A
  • 00:15:43.999 --> 00:15:45.267
  • PROPERLY, AND THEY HAD ADEFICIENCY IN WHAT THEY
  • 00:15:45.267 --> 00:15:46.969
  • DEFICIENCY IN WHAT THEYCALL STRESS WOOD.
  • 00:15:46.969 --> 00:15:48.370
  • CALL STRESS WOOD.STRESS WOOD HELPS THE TREE
  • 00:15:48.370 --> 00:15:49.805
  • STRESS WOOD HELPS THE TREEGROW STRONGER AND MORE
  • 00:15:49.805 --> 00:15:50.873
  • GROW STRONGER AND MORESOLIDLY.
  • 00:15:50.873 --> 00:15:52.341
  • SOLIDLY.WITHOUT IT, THE TREES CAN
  • 00:15:52.341 --> 00:15:53.709
  • WITHOUT IT, THE TREES CANGROW FAST, BUT THEY CAN'T
  • 00:15:53.709 --> 00:15:54.777
  • GROW FAST, BUT THEY CAN'TSURVIVE.
  • 00:15:54.777 --> 00:15:56.545
  • SURVIVE.THE WIND IS ESSENTIAL FOR
  • 00:15:56.545 --> 00:15:57.813
  • THE WIND IS ESSENTIAL FORTHE TREE TO FLOURISH AND
  • 00:15:57.813 --> 00:15:59.348
  • THE TREE TO FLOURISH ANDBECOME WHAT IT WAS CREATED
  • 00:15:59.348 --> 00:16:00.482
  • BECOME WHAT IT WAS CREATEDTO BE.
  • 00:16:00.482 --> 00:16:02.284
  • TO BE.IN THE SAME WAY, WITHOUT
  • 00:16:02.284 --> 00:16:04.253
  • IN THE SAME WAY, WITHOUTTHESE HOT WINDS OF TESTING,
  • 00:16:04.253 --> 00:16:05.821
  • THESE HOT WINDS OF TESTING,WITHOUT STORMS, WITHOUT
  • 00:16:05.821 --> 00:16:07.723
  • WITHOUT STORMS, WITHOUTDIFFICULTIES, OUR LIFE WOULD
  • 00:16:07.723 --> 00:16:09.358
  • DIFFICULTIES, OUR LIFE WOULDBE EASIER, BUT WE WOULDN'T
  • 00:16:09.358 --> 00:16:10.692
  • BE EASIER, BUT WE WOULDN'TDEVELOP PROPERLY.
  • 00:16:10.692 --> 00:16:11.760
  • DEVELOP PROPERLY.WE WOULDN'T BE ABLE TO CARRY
  • 00:16:11.760 --> 00:16:13.295
  • WE WOULDN'T BE ABLE TO CARRYTHE WEIGHT OF WHAT GOD HAS
  • 00:16:13.295 --> 00:16:14.329
  • THE WEIGHT OF WHAT GOD HASIN STORE.
  • 00:16:14.329 --> 00:16:15.564
  • IN STORE.DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THE
  • 00:16:15.564 --> 00:16:16.965
  • DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THEWIND, IT'S STRENGTHENING
  • 00:16:16.965 --> 00:16:18.467
  • WIND, IT'S STRENGTHENINGYOU. THOSE HOT WINDS
  • 00:16:18.467 --> 00:16:19.535
  • YOU. THOSE HOT WINDSOF TESTING CAN BE
  • 00:16:19.535 --> 00:16:20.836
  • OF TESTING CAN BEUNCOMFORTABLE, WE DON'T
  • 00:16:20.836 --> 00:16:22.304
  • UNCOMFORTABLE, WE DON'TLIKE IT, BUT YOUR ROOTS
  • 00:16:22.304 --> 00:16:23.772
  • LIKE IT, BUT YOUR ROOTSARE GOING DOWN DEEPER.
  • 00:16:23.772 --> 00:16:25.240
  • ARE GOING DOWN DEEPER.YOU'RE DEVELOPING COURAGE,
  • 00:16:25.240 --> 00:16:27.042
  • YOU'RE DEVELOPING COURAGE,STRENGTH, FORTITUDE.
  • 00:16:27.042 --> 00:16:28.043
  • STRENGTH, FORTITUDE.THOSE WINDS ARE NOT THERE
  • 00:16:28.043 --> 00:16:29.044
  • THOSE WINDS ARE NOT THERETO BREAK YOU, THEY'RE
  • 00:16:29.044 --> 00:16:30.312
  • TO BREAK YOU, THEY'RETHERE TO MAKE YOU.
  • 00:16:30.312 --> 00:16:31.580
  • THERE TO MAKE YOU.THEY'RE HELPING YOU BECOME
  • 00:16:31.580 --> 00:16:33.882
  • THEY'RE HELPING YOU BECOMEWHO YOU WERE CREATED TO BE.
  • 00:16:33.882 --> 00:16:34.650
  • WHO YOU WERE CREATED TO BE.WHEN YOU HAVE THE RIGHT
  • 00:16:34.650 --> 00:16:35.984
  • WHEN YOU HAVE THE RIGHTPERSPECTIVE, YOU DON'T GET
  • 00:16:35.984 --> 00:16:37.286
  • PERSPECTIVE, YOU DON'T GETDISCOURAGED WHEN YOU FACE
  • 00:16:37.286 --> 00:16:38.287
  • DISCOURAGED WHEN YOU FACECHALLENGES.
  • 00:16:38.287 --> 00:16:39.321
  • CHALLENGES.GOD COULD HAVE LEFT YOU
  • 00:16:39.321 --> 00:16:40.756
  • GOD COULD HAVE LEFT YOUIN THAT BIOSPHERE,
  • 00:16:40.756 --> 00:16:42.024
  • IN THAT BIOSPHERE,WITH NO DIFFICULTIES,
  • 00:16:42.024 --> 00:16:43.625
  • WITH NO DIFFICULTIES,NO OPPOSITION, YOU MAY
  • 00:16:43.625 --> 00:16:45.227
  • NO OPPOSITION, YOU MAYGROW FAST BUT YOU
  • 00:16:45.227 --> 00:16:46.095
  • GROW FAST BUT YOUWOULDN'T HAVE THE STRENGTH
  • 00:16:46.095 --> 00:16:47.496
  • WOULDN'T HAVE THE STRENGTHFOR WHERE YOU'RE GOING.
  • 00:16:47.496 --> 00:16:49.198
  • FOR WHERE YOU'RE GOING.THOSE HOT WINDS OF TESTING
  • 00:16:49.198 --> 00:16:50.799
  • THOSE HOT WINDS OF TESTINGARE PREPARING YOU.
  • 00:16:50.799 --> 00:16:52.501
  • ARE PREPARING YOU.EVERY DAY YOU STAND, YOUR
  • 00:16:52.501 --> 00:16:54.203
  • EVERY DAY YOU STAND, YOURROOTS ARE GETTING STRONGER.
  • 00:16:54.203 --> 00:16:55.604
  • ROOTS ARE GETTING STRONGER.EVERY TIME YOU PRAISE WHEN
  • 00:16:55.604 --> 00:16:56.939
  • EVERY TIME YOU PRAISE WHENYOU COULD COMPLAIN, YOU'RE
  • 00:16:56.939 --> 00:16:58.674
  • YOU COULD COMPLAIN, YOU'REDEVELOPING STRESS WOOD.
  • 00:16:58.674 --> 00:16:59.508
  • DEVELOPING STRESS WOOD.WHEN YOU KEEP DOING THE
  • 00:16:59.508 --> 00:17:00.943
  • WHEN YOU KEEP DOING THERIGHT THING WHEN THE WRONG
  • 00:17:00.943 --> 00:17:02.211
  • RIGHT THING WHEN THE WRONGTHING IS HAPPENING, YOUR
  • 00:17:02.211 --> 00:17:04.179
  • THING IS HAPPENING, YOURCORE IS GETTING STRENGTHENED
  • 00:17:04.179 --> 00:17:05.347
  • CORE IS GETTING STRENGTHENEDTO CARRY THE WEIGHT OF
  • 00:17:05.347 --> 00:17:06.582
  • TO CARRY THE WEIGHT OFTHE BLESSING, THE WEIGHT
  • 00:17:06.582 --> 00:17:07.649
  • THE BLESSING, THE WEIGHTOF THE INFLUENCE, THE
  • 00:17:07.649 --> 00:17:09.618
  • IT'S INTERESTING THAT
  • 00:17:10.652 --> 00:17:12.287
  • IT'S INTERESTING THATAIRPLANES DON'T TAKE OFF
  • 00:17:12.287 --> 00:17:13.856
  • AIRPLANES DON'T TAKE OFFWITH THE WIND, THEY TAKE
  • 00:17:13.856 --> 00:17:15.691
  • WITH THE WIND, THEY TAKEOFF AGAINST THE WIND.
  • 00:17:15.691 --> 00:17:16.859
  • OFF AGAINST THE WIND.THE AIRPLANE NEEDS THE
  • 00:17:16.859 --> 00:17:18.327
  • THE AIRPLANE NEEDS THERESISTANCE OF THE WIND TO
  • 00:17:18.327 --> 00:17:19.862
  • RESISTANCE OF THE WIND TOGET LIFT.
  • 00:17:19.862 --> 00:17:21.029
  • GET LIFT.ARE YOU COMPLAINING ABOUT
  • 00:17:21.029 --> 00:17:22.698
  • ARE YOU COMPLAINING ABOUTWINDS BEING AGAINST YOU,
  • 00:17:22.698 --> 00:17:23.799
  • TO USE THOSE WINDS TO
  • 00:17:25.000 --> 00:17:26.368
  • TO USE THOSE WINDS TOGIVE YOU LIFT?
  • 00:17:26.368 --> 00:17:27.536
  • GIVE YOU LIFT?THAT CHALLENGE MAY LOOK
  • 00:17:27.536 --> 00:17:28.637
  • THAT CHALLENGE MAY LOOKLIKE IT'S GOING TO STOP
  • 00:17:28.637 --> 00:17:29.972
  • LIKE IT'S GOING TO STOPYOU BUT REALLY, IT'S GOING
  • 00:17:29.972 --> 00:17:31.373
  • YOU BUT REALLY, IT'S GOINGTO PROMOTE YOU.
  • 00:17:31.373 --> 00:17:32.441
  • TO PROMOTE YOU.DON'T GET DISCOURAGED
  • 00:17:32.441 --> 00:17:33.542
  • DON'T GET DISCOURAGEDBECAUSE YOU'RE IN THE HOT
  • 00:17:33.542 --> 00:17:34.810
  • BECAUSE YOU'RE IN THE HOTWINDS OF TESTING,
  • 00:17:34.810 --> 00:17:35.978
  • WINDS OF TESTING,THAT TELLS ME YOU'RE
  • 00:17:35.978 --> 00:17:37.312
  • THAT TELLS ME YOU'REABOUT TO LIFT OFF.
  • 00:17:37.312 --> 00:17:38.013
  • ABOUT TO LIFT OFF.YOU'RE ABOUT TO SEE
  • 00:17:38.013 --> 00:17:39.381
  • YOU'RE ABOUT TO SEETHINGS YOU'VE NEVER SEEN,
  • 00:17:39.381 --> 00:17:40.382
  • THINGS YOU'VE NEVER SEEN,GO PLACES YOU'VE NEVER
  • 00:17:40.382 --> 00:17:42.351
  • GO PLACES YOU'VE NEVERGONE. PASS THE TEST.
  • 00:17:42.351 --> 00:17:43.185
  • GONE. PASS THE TEST.KEEP STANDING.
  • 00:17:43.185 --> 00:17:45.454
  • KEEP STANDING.KEEP DOING THE RIGHT THING.
  • 00:17:45.454 --> 00:17:47.055
  • KEEP DOING THE RIGHT THING.THIS IS WHAT DAVID DID.
  • 00:17:47.055 --> 00:17:48.857
  • THIS IS WHAT DAVID DID.AFTER HE DEFEATED GOLIATH,
  • 00:17:48.857 --> 00:17:50.092
  • AFTER HE DEFEATED GOLIATH,KING SAUL ASKED HIM TO COME
  • 00:17:50.092 --> 00:17:51.460
  • KING SAUL ASKED HIM TO COMETO THE PALACE AND BE ONE OF
  • 00:17:51.460 --> 00:17:52.728
  • TO THE PALACE AND BE ONE OFHIS ARMOR BEARERS.
  • 00:17:52.728 --> 00:17:53.762
  • HIS ARMOR BEARERS.WHEN SAUL WASN'T FEELING
  • 00:17:53.762 --> 00:17:55.197
  • WHEN SAUL WASN'T FEELINGWELL, HE'D HAVE DAVID COME
  • 00:17:55.197 --> 00:17:56.498
  • WELL, HE'D HAVE DAVID COMEIN AND PLAY THE HARP.
  • 00:17:56.498 --> 00:17:57.933
  • IN AND PLAY THE HARP.DAVID WAS FAITHFUL.
  • 00:17:57.933 --> 00:17:58.967
  • DAVID WAS FAITHFUL.HE SERVED SAUL WITH
  • 00:17:58.967 --> 00:18:00.536
  • HE SERVED SAUL WITHEXCELLENCE, ALWAYS GAVE IT
  • 00:18:00.536 --> 00:18:02.404
  • EXCELLENCE, ALWAYS GAVE ITHIS BEST, BUT SAUL WAS
  • 00:18:02.404 --> 00:18:03.405
  • HIS BEST, BUT SAUL WASJEALOUS OF DAVID.
  • 00:18:03.405 --> 00:18:04.773
  • JEALOUS OF DAVID.HE DIDN'T LIKE THE FACT THAT
  • 00:18:04.773 --> 00:18:05.908
  • HE DIDN'T LIKE THE FACT THATDAVID WAS GETTING ALL THIS
  • 00:18:05.908 --> 00:18:07.176
  • ONE DAY WHILE HE WAS PLAYING
  • 00:18:08.510 --> 00:18:10.412
  • ONE DAY WHILE HE WAS PLAYINGTHE HARP, SAUL THREW A SPEAR
  • 00:18:10.412 --> 00:18:12.181
  • THE HARP, SAUL THREW A SPEARAT DAVID, TRYING TO KILL HIM
  • 00:18:12.181 --> 00:18:14.149
  • AT DAVID, TRYING TO KILL HIMAND BARELY MISSED.
  • 00:18:14.149 --> 00:18:15.651
  • AND BARELY MISSED.DAVID HAD TO FLEE FOR HIS
  • 00:18:15.651 --> 00:18:16.385
  • DAVID HAD TO FLEE FOR HISLIFE.
  • 00:18:16.385 --> 00:18:17.486
  • LIFE.HE SPENT MONTHS IN THE
  • 00:18:17.486 --> 00:18:18.854
  • KING SAUL.
  • 00:18:20.122 --> 00:18:21.123
  • KING SAUL.HERE DAVID HADN'T DONE
  • 00:18:21.123 --> 00:18:22.457
  • HERE DAVID HADN'T DONEANYTHING WRONG.
  • 00:18:22.457 --> 00:18:23.258
  • ANYTHING WRONG.HE COULD HAVE SAID, "GOD
  • 00:18:23.258 --> 00:18:24.059
  • HE COULD HAVE SAID, "GODTHIS ISN'T FAIR.
  • 00:18:24.059 --> 00:18:25.494
  • THIS ISN'T FAIR.WHERE ARE YOU?"
  • 00:18:25.494 --> 00:18:26.862
  • WHERE ARE YOU?"BUT IN THOSE HOT WINDS OF
  • 00:18:26.862 --> 00:18:28.430
  • BUT IN THOSE HOT WINDS OFTESTING, DAVID KEPT DOING
  • 00:18:28.430 --> 00:18:29.698
  • TESTING, DAVID KEPT DOINGTHE RIGHT THING.
  • 00:18:29.698 --> 00:18:30.799
  • THE RIGHT THING.HE HAD A CHANCE TO KILL
  • 00:18:30.799 --> 00:18:32.534
  • HE HAD A CHANCE TO KILLSAUL, TO GET REVENGE, BUT
  • 00:18:32.534 --> 00:18:33.735
  • SAUL, TO GET REVENGE, BUTHE WOULDN'T DO IT.
  • 00:18:33.735 --> 00:18:35.504
  • HE WOULDN'T DO IT.HE KNEW SAUL WAS ANOINTED TO
  • 00:18:35.504 --> 00:18:37.139
  • HE KNEW SAUL WAS ANOINTED TOBE KING AND DAVID WOULDN'T
  • 00:18:37.139 --> 00:18:38.807
  • BE KING AND DAVID WOULDN'TTOUCH GOD'S ANOINTED.
  • 00:18:38.807 --> 00:18:40.309
  • TOUCH GOD'S ANOINTED.AS DAVID KEPT PASSING THE
  • 00:18:40.309 --> 00:18:42.044
  • AS DAVID KEPT PASSING THETEST, HIS ROOTS WERE GOING
  • 00:18:42.044 --> 00:18:43.779
  • TEST, HIS ROOTS WERE GOINGDOWN DEEPER, HIS CHARACTER
  • 00:18:43.779 --> 00:18:45.113
  • DOWN DEEPER, HIS CHARACTERWAS BEING DEVELOPED, HE WAS
  • 00:18:45.113 --> 00:18:46.715
  • WAS BEING DEVELOPED, HE WASSHOWING GOD WHAT HE WAS MADE
  • 00:18:46.715 --> 00:18:47.516
  • SHOWING GOD WHAT HE WAS MADEOF.
  • 00:18:47.516 --> 00:18:49.017
  • OF.THAT'S WHAT PREPARED HIM TO
  • 00:18:49.017 --> 00:18:50.786
  • THAT'S WHAT PREPARED HIM TOTAKE THE THRONE AND DO GREAT
  • 00:18:50.786 --> 00:18:51.853
  • TAKE THE THRONE AND DO GREATTHINGS.
  • 00:18:51.853 --> 00:18:53.155
  • THINGS.WHEN YOU STUDY THESE HEROES
  • 00:18:53.155 --> 00:18:54.423
  • WHEN YOU STUDY THESE HEROESOF FAITH, ONE THING YOU'LL
  • 00:18:54.423 --> 00:18:55.891
  • OF FAITH, ONE THING YOU'LLFIND IS THEY ALL WENT
  • 00:18:55.891 --> 00:18:57.359
  • FIND IS THEY ALL WENTTHROUGH THESE HOT WINDS
  • 00:18:57.359 --> 00:18:59.161
  • WHEN THE ISRAELITES WERE IN
  • 00:19:00.229 --> 00:19:02.397
  • WHEN THE ISRAELITES WERE INSLAVERY, GOD TOLD MOSES TO
  • 00:19:02.397 --> 00:19:04.032
  • SLAVERY, GOD TOLD MOSES TOGO TELL PHARAOH TO LET THE
  • 00:19:04.032 --> 00:19:05.133
  • GO TELL PHARAOH TO LET THEPEOPLE GO.
  • 00:19:05.133 --> 00:19:07.302
  • PEOPLE GO.MOSES WENT, HE OBEYED BUT
  • 00:19:07.302 --> 00:19:09.338
  • WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN YOU DO
  • 00:19:10.772 --> 00:19:12.374
  • WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN YOU DOWHAT GOD TELLS YOU BUT IT
  • 00:19:12.374 --> 00:19:13.508
  • WHAT GOD TELLS YOU BUT ITDOESN'T WORK?
  • 00:19:13.508 --> 00:19:15.043
  • DOESN'T WORK?YOU PRAY, YOU BELIEVE,
  • 00:19:15.043 --> 00:19:16.144
  • YOU PRAY, YOU BELIEVE,YOU'RE GOOD TO PEOPLE, YOU
  • 00:19:16.144 --> 00:19:17.212
  • YOU'RE GOOD TO PEOPLE, YOUTAKE THE HIGH ROAD BUT
  • 00:19:17.212 --> 00:19:18.747
  • TAKE THE HIGH ROAD BUTNOTHING'S IMPROVING.
  • 00:19:18.747 --> 00:19:20.449
  • NOTHING'S IMPROVING.MOSES COULD HAVE BEEN SOUR,
  • 00:19:20.449 --> 00:19:21.950
  • MOSES COULD HAVE BEEN SOUR,THOUGHT, "GOD I DID MY PART.
  • 00:19:21.950 --> 00:19:23.385
  • THOUGHT, "GOD I DID MY PART.I GOT MY COURAGE UP, BUT IT
  • 00:19:23.385 --> 00:19:24.786
  • I GOT MY COURAGE UP, BUT ITDIDN'T HAPPEN."
  • 00:19:24.786 --> 00:19:25.988
  • DIDN'T HAPPEN."HE WENT BACK AND TOLD THE
  • 00:19:25.988 --> 00:19:27.789
  • HE WENT BACK AND TOLD THEPHARAOH AGAIN AND AGAIN
  • 00:19:27.789 --> 00:19:29.157
  • PHARAOH AGAIN AND AGAINAND AGAIN.
  • 00:19:29.157 --> 00:19:30.459
  • AND AGAIN.HE WAS IN THE HOT WINDS
  • 00:19:30.459 --> 00:19:31.660
  • HE WAS IN THE HOT WINDSOF TESTING.
  • 00:19:31.660 --> 00:19:32.394
  • OF TESTING.WAS HE GOING TO GET
  • 00:19:32.394 --> 00:19:34.029
  • WAS HE GOING TO GETDISCOURAGED AND GIVE UP
  • 00:19:34.029 --> 00:19:35.297
  • DISCOURAGED AND GIVE UPBECAUSE IT WASN'T HAPPENING
  • 00:19:35.297 --> 00:19:37.032
  • BECAUSE IT WASN'T HAPPENINGTHE WAY HE THOUGHT?
  • 00:19:37.032 --> 00:19:38.033
  • THE WAY HE THOUGHT?MAYBE YOU'VE BEEN DOING THE
  • 00:19:38.033 --> 00:19:40.235
  • MAYBE YOU'VE BEEN DOING THERIGHT THING AGAIN AND AGAIN
  • 00:19:40.235 --> 00:19:41.803
  • RIGHT THING AGAIN AND AGAINAND PEOPLE AREN'T CHANGING,
  • 00:19:41.803 --> 00:19:42.971
  • AND PEOPLE AREN'T CHANGING,THE MEDICAL REPORT IS NOT
  • 00:19:42.971 --> 00:19:44.306
  • THE MEDICAL REPORT IS NOTIMPROVING, YOUR BUSINESS
  • 00:19:44.306 --> 00:19:45.774
  • IMPROVING, YOUR BUSINESSIS NOT GETTING BETTER.
  • 00:19:45.774 --> 00:19:47.042
  • IS NOT GETTING BETTER.THIS IS WHEN YOU HAVE TO
  • 00:19:47.042 --> 00:19:48.477
  • THIS IS WHEN YOU HAVE TOHAVE DEEP ROOTS.
  • 00:19:48.477 --> 00:19:49.945
  • HAVE DEEP ROOTS."GOD, I'M NOT MOVED BY
  • 00:19:49.945 --> 00:19:51.246
  • "GOD, I'M NOT MOVED BYWHAT'S NOT CHANGING.
  • 00:19:51.246 --> 00:19:52.180
  • WHAT'S NOT CHANGING.I'M NOT DISCOURAGED BY
  • 00:19:52.180 --> 00:19:53.448
  • I'M NOT DISCOURAGED BYWHAT'S NOT HAPPENING.
  • 00:19:53.448 --> 00:19:54.683
  • WHAT'S NOT HAPPENING.I'M NOT GOING TO WILT,
  • 00:19:54.683 --> 00:19:55.984
  • I'M NOT GOING TO WILT,START COMPLAINING, GIVE
  • 00:19:55.984 --> 00:19:57.085
  • START COMPLAINING, GIVEUP ON MY DREAMS.
  • 00:19:57.085 --> 00:19:58.720
  • UP ON MY DREAMS.I'M GOING TO KEEP STANDING.
  • 00:19:58.720 --> 00:19:59.821
  • I'M GOING TO KEEP STANDING.I'M GOING TO KEEP DOING THE
  • 00:19:59.821 --> 00:20:01.323
  • I'M GOING TO KEEP DOING THERIGHT THING."
  • 00:20:01.323 --> 00:20:02.824
  • RIGHT THING."WHEN YOU PASS THE TEST LIKE
  • 00:20:02.824 --> 00:20:04.259
  • WHEN YOU PASS THE TEST LIKETHAT, INSTEAD OF THOSE WINDS
  • 00:20:04.259 --> 00:20:05.994
  • THAT, INSTEAD OF THOSE WINDSSTOPPING YOU, THEY WILL LIFT
  • 00:20:05.994 --> 00:20:07.562
  • STOPPING YOU, THEY WILL LIFTYOU, INSTEAD OF DEFEATING
  • 00:20:07.562 --> 00:20:09.931
  • YOU, INSTEAD OF DEFEATINGYOU, THEY WILL PROMOTE YOU.
  • 00:20:09.931 --> 00:20:11.633
  • YOU, THEY WILL PROMOTE YOU.EVEN JESUS HAD TO GO THROUGH
  • 00:20:11.633 --> 00:20:13.869
  • EVEN JESUS HAD TO GO THROUGHTHESE HOT WINDS OF TESTING.
  • 00:20:13.869 --> 00:20:14.903
  • THESE HOT WINDS OF TESTING.YOU WOULD THINK HE WOULD
  • 00:20:14.903 --> 00:20:16.138
  • YOU WOULD THINK HE WOULDHAVE IT EASY.
  • 00:20:16.138 --> 00:20:17.839
  • HAVE IT EASY.GOD WOULD SURELY FAVOR HIM,
  • 00:20:17.839 --> 00:20:19.107
  • GOD WOULD SURELY FAVOR HIM,KEEP HIM FROM OPPOSITION,
  • 00:20:19.107 --> 00:20:20.709
  • KEEP HIM FROM OPPOSITION,FROM BAD BREAKS.
  • 00:20:20.709 --> 00:20:21.710
  • FROM BAD BREAKS.BUT HE HAD TO PASS THESE
  • 00:20:21.710 --> 00:20:22.911
  • BUT HE HAD TO PASS THESESAME TESTS.
  • 00:20:22.911 --> 00:20:24.913
  • SAME TESTS.PEOPLE HE LOVED WALKED AWAY.
  • 00:20:24.913 --> 00:20:26.615
  • PEOPLE HE LOVED WALKED AWAY.PETER DENIED HIM, THOMAS
  • 00:20:26.615 --> 00:20:28.083
  • PETER DENIED HIM, THOMASDOUBTED HIM, THE RELIGIOUS
  • 00:20:28.083 --> 00:20:29.918
  • IN THE GARDEN OF GETHSEMANE,
  • 00:20:30.986 --> 00:20:33.121
  • IN THE GARDEN OF GETHSEMANE,HE WAS OVERCOME WITH DESPAIR
  • 00:20:33.121 --> 00:20:34.990
  • HE WAS OVERCOME WITH DESPAIRSO MUCH SO THAT HE SWEAT
  • 00:20:34.990 --> 00:20:37.125
  • SO MUCH SO THAT HE SWEATGREAT DROPS OF BLOOD.
  • 00:20:37.125 --> 00:20:38.360
  • GREAT DROPS OF BLOOD.WHEN HE WAS CRUCIFIED, THE
  • 00:20:38.360 --> 00:20:39.995
  • WHEN HE WAS CRUCIFIED, THESCRIPTURE SAYS, "DARKNESS
  • 00:20:39.995 --> 00:20:41.897
  • SCRIPTURE SAYS, "DARKNESSFELL ACROSS THE WHOLE LAND
  • 00:20:41.897 --> 00:20:43.598
  • FELL ACROSS THE WHOLE LANDFROM THE SIXTH TO THE NINTH
  • 00:20:43.598 --> 00:20:44.533
  • FROM THE SIXTH TO THE NINTHHOUR."
  • 00:20:44.533 --> 00:20:46.268
  • HOUR."AS HE HUNG THERE, THE SUN
  • 00:20:46.268 --> 00:20:47.736
  • AS HE HUNG THERE, THE SUNREFUSED TO SHINE.
  • 00:20:47.736 --> 00:20:49.604
  • REFUSED TO SHINE.IT WAS A DARK MOMENT.
  • 00:20:49.604 --> 00:20:50.872
  • IT WAS A DARK MOMENT.JESUS COULD HAVE CALLED DOWN
  • 00:20:50.872 --> 00:20:52.774
  • JESUS COULD HAVE CALLED DOWNANGELS TO RESCUE HIM.
  • 00:20:52.774 --> 00:20:53.608
  • ANGELS TO RESCUE HIM.HE COULD HAVE CALLED DOWN
  • 00:20:53.608 --> 00:20:55.477
  • HE COULD HAVE CALLED DOWNFIRE FROM HEAVEN, BUT IN THE
  • 00:20:55.477 --> 00:20:57.279
  • THE EASY WAY OUT.
  • 00:20:58.613 --> 00:20:59.848
  • THE EASY WAY OUT.IN THE DARK MOMENT, HE
  • 00:20:59.848 --> 00:21:00.882
  • IN THE DARK MOMENT, HEDIDN'T COME DOWN OFF THE
  • 00:21:00.882 --> 00:21:01.850
  • DIDN'T COME DOWN OFF THECROSS.
  • 00:21:01.850 --> 00:21:03.452
  • CROSS.YES, HE'S THE SON OF GOD
  • 00:21:03.452 --> 00:21:05.120
  • YES, HE'S THE SON OF GODBUT HE STILL FELT THE PAIN,
  • 00:21:05.120 --> 00:21:06.388
  • BUT HE STILL FELT THE PAIN,HE WAS IN SO MUCH AGONY,
  • 00:21:06.388 --> 00:21:08.123
  • HE WAS IN SO MUCH AGONY,HE CRIED OUT, "MY GOD,
  • 00:21:08.123 --> 00:21:09.458
  • HE CRIED OUT, "MY GOD,MY GOD WHY HAVE YOU
  • 00:21:09.458 --> 00:21:10.959
  • MY GOD WHY HAVE YOUFORSAKEN ME?"
  • 00:21:10.959 --> 00:21:11.760
  • FORSAKEN ME?"THE SCRIPTURE SAYS,
  • 00:21:11.760 --> 00:21:13.495
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS,"HE ENDURED THE PAIN OF
  • 00:21:13.495 --> 00:21:15.430
  • "HE ENDURED THE PAIN OFTHE CROSS, LOOKING FORWARD
  • 00:21:15.430 --> 00:21:17.599
  • THE CROSS, LOOKING FORWARDTO THE JOY THAT WAS COMING."
  • 00:21:17.599 --> 00:21:19.234
  • TO THE JOY THAT WAS COMING."HE KNEW ON THE OTHER SIDE
  • 00:21:19.234 --> 00:21:20.836
  • HE KNEW ON THE OTHER SIDEOF THE DARK MOMENT WAS A
  • 00:21:20.836 --> 00:21:22.404
  • OF THE DARK MOMENT WAS ARESURRECTION.
  • 00:21:22.404 --> 00:21:23.205
  • RESURRECTION.WE WOULD NEVER HAVE
  • 00:21:23.205 --> 00:21:24.940
  • WE WOULD NEVER HAVESALVATION WITHOUT A DARK
  • 00:21:24.940 --> 00:21:25.907
  • SALVATION WITHOUT A DARKMOMENT.
  • 00:21:25.907 --> 00:21:27.142
  • MOMENT.JESUS WOULD HAVE NEVER SAT
  • 00:21:27.142 --> 00:21:28.076
  • JESUS WOULD HAVE NEVER SATAT THE RIGHT HAND OF THE
  • 00:21:28.076 --> 00:21:29.511
  • AT THE RIGHT HAND OF THEFATHER WITHOUT A DARK
  • 00:21:29.511 --> 00:21:30.679
  • JOSEPH WOULD HAVE NEVER
  • 00:21:31.713 --> 00:21:33.548
  • JOSEPH WOULD HAVE NEVERBECOME THE PRINCE OF EGYPT
  • 00:21:33.548 --> 00:21:35.217
  • BECOME THE PRINCE OF EGYPTWITHOUT A DARK MOMENT, HIS
  • 00:21:35.217 --> 00:21:36.918
  • WITHOUT A DARK MOMENT, HISFAMILY BETRAYING HIM.
  • 00:21:36.918 --> 00:21:37.652
  • FAMILY BETRAYING HIM.PAUL WOULD HAVE NEVER
  • 00:21:37.652 --> 00:21:38.653
  • PAUL WOULD HAVE NEVERWRITTEN HALF OF THE NEW
  • 00:21:38.653 --> 00:21:40.122
  • WRITTEN HALF OF THE NEWTESTAMENT WITHOUT A DARK
  • 00:21:40.122 --> 00:21:41.757
  • TESTAMENT WITHOUT A DARKMOMENT, BEING IMPRISONED
  • 00:21:41.757 --> 00:21:43.325
  • SARAH WOULD HAVE NEVER
  • 00:21:44.192 --> 00:21:45.026
  • SARAH WOULD HAVE NEVERGIVEN BIRTH TO THE
  • 00:21:45.026 --> 00:21:46.461
  • GIVEN BIRTH TO THEPROMISED CHILD WITHOUT
  • 00:21:46.461 --> 00:21:47.829
  • PROMISED CHILD WITHOUTA DARK MOMENT, BEING
  • 00:21:47.829 --> 00:21:49.831
  • A DARK MOMENT, BEINGBARREN FOR EIGHTY YEARS.
  • 00:21:49.831 --> 00:21:50.832
  • BARREN FOR EIGHTY YEARS.WHEN YOU'RE IN A DARK
  • 00:21:50.832 --> 00:21:52.367
  • WHEN YOU'RE IN A DARKMOMENT, YOU HAVE TO REMIND
  • 00:21:52.367 --> 00:21:54.469
  • MOMENT, YOU HAVE TO REMINDYOURSELF, THAT DIFFICULTY
  • 00:21:54.469 --> 00:21:55.737
  • YOURSELF, THAT DIFFICULTYIS NOT THE END,
  • 00:21:55.737 --> 00:21:56.872
  • IS NOT THE END,IT'S LEADING YOU TO A
  • 00:21:56.872 --> 00:21:58.540
  • IT'S LEADING YOU TO ARESURRECTION, TO A NEW
  • 00:21:58.540 --> 00:21:59.841
  • RESURRECTION, TO A NEWBEGINNING, TO SOMETHING
  • 00:21:59.841 --> 00:22:01.443
  • BEGINNING, TO SOMETHINGTHAT YOU'VE NEVER SEEN.
  • 00:22:01.443 --> 00:22:02.844
  • THAT YOU'VE NEVER SEEN.DON'T GIVE UP IN THE DARK
  • 00:22:02.844 --> 00:22:03.712
  • DON'T GIVE UP IN THE DARKMOMENT.
  • 00:22:03.712 --> 00:22:04.913
  • MOMENT.DON'T QUIT BELIEVING IN
  • 00:22:04.913 --> 00:22:06.114
  • DON'T QUIT BELIEVING INTHE DARK MOMENT.
  • 00:22:06.114 --> 00:22:07.282
  • THE DARK MOMENT.DON'T STOP DOING THE RIGHT
  • 00:22:07.282 --> 00:22:09.484
  • DON'T STOP DOING THE RIGHTTHING IN THE DARK MOMENT.
  • 00:22:09.484 --> 00:22:10.852
  • THING IN THE DARK MOMENT.YOU MAY FEEL LIKE GOD HAS
  • 00:22:10.852 --> 00:22:12.354
  • YOU MAY FEEL LIKE GOD HASFORGOTTEN ABOUT YOU.
  • 00:22:12.354 --> 00:22:13.855
  • FORGOTTEN ABOUT YOU.EVEN JESUS ASKED WHY HE
  • 00:22:13.855 --> 00:22:15.190
  • EVEN JESUS ASKED WHY HEWAS FORSAKEN.
  • 00:22:15.190 --> 00:22:17.058
  • WAS FORSAKEN.SOMETIMES IN THE TEST
  • 00:22:17.058 --> 00:22:18.727
  • SOMETIMES IN THE TESTTHE TEACHER IS SILENT.
  • 00:22:18.727 --> 00:22:20.228
  • THE TEACHER IS SILENT.YOU DON'T HEAR ANYTHING.
  • 00:22:20.228 --> 00:22:21.129
  • YOU DON'T HEAR ANYTHING.YOU DON'T SEE ANYTHING
  • 00:22:21.129 --> 00:22:22.130
  • YOU DON'T SEE ANYTHINGIMPROVING.
  • 00:22:22.130 --> 00:22:23.465
  • IMPROVING.BUT YOU HAVE TO KNOW IN THE
  • 00:22:23.465 --> 00:22:25.300
  • BUT YOU HAVE TO KNOW IN THEDARK MOMENTS GOD STILL HAS
  • 00:22:25.300 --> 00:22:26.701
  • DARK MOMENTS GOD STILL HASYOU IN THE PALM OF HIS HAND.
  • 00:22:26.701 --> 00:22:29.070
  • YOU IN THE PALM OF HIS HAND.HE KNOWS IT'S DIFFICULT.
  • 00:22:29.070 --> 00:22:29.838
  • HE KNOWS IT'S DIFFICULT.HE KNOWS YOU FEEL
  • 00:22:29.838 --> 00:22:30.839
  • HE KNOWS YOU FEELOVERWHELMED.
  • 00:22:30.839 --> 00:22:31.773
  • OVERWHELMED.HE KNOWS YOU DON'T THINK
  • 00:22:31.773 --> 00:22:32.808
  • HE KNOWS YOU DON'T THINKYOU CAN GO ON.
  • 00:22:32.808 --> 00:22:34.543
  • YOU CAN GO ON.DON'T WORRY, HELP IS ON
  • 00:22:34.543 --> 00:22:35.377
  • DON'T WORRY, HELP IS ONTHE WAY.
  • 00:22:35.377 --> 00:22:36.511
  • THE WAY.WEEPING ENDURES FOR A
  • 00:22:36.511 --> 00:22:38.046
  • WEEPING ENDURES FOR ANIGHT, BUT JOY IS COMING
  • 00:22:38.046 --> 00:22:39.080
  • NIGHT, BUT JOY IS COMINGIN THE MORNING.
  • 00:22:39.080 --> 00:22:40.415
  • IN THE MORNING.NOW KEEP STANDING.
  • 00:22:40.415 --> 00:22:42.350
  • NOW KEEP STANDING.ONE DAY AT A TIME.
  • 00:22:42.350 --> 00:22:43.919
  • ONE DAY AT A TIME.DON'T WORRY ABOUT TOMORROW.
  • 00:22:43.919 --> 00:22:45.053
  • DON'T WORRY ABOUT TOMORROW.YOU DON'T HAVE GRACE FOR
  • 00:22:45.053 --> 00:22:45.787
  • YOU DON'T HAVE GRACE FORTOMORROW.
  • 00:22:45.787 --> 00:22:47.489
  • TOMORROW.STAND TODAY AND WHEN YOU
  • 00:22:47.489 --> 00:22:48.623
  • STAND TODAY AND WHEN YOUGET TO TOMORROW, YOU'LL
  • 00:22:48.623 --> 00:22:50.859
  • IT'S SIGNIFICANT THAT THE
  • 00:22:51.960 --> 00:22:53.862
  • IT'S SIGNIFICANT THAT THESCRIPTURE TELLS US DARKNESS
  • 00:22:53.862 --> 00:22:55.230
  • SCRIPTURE TELLS US DARKNESSCOVERED THE EARTH FROM THE
  • 00:22:55.230 --> 00:22:57.532
  • COVERED THE EARTH FROM THESIXTH TO THE NINTH HOUR.
  • 00:22:57.532 --> 00:22:58.500
  • SIXTH TO THE NINTH HOUR.THE WRITER WASN'T JUST
  • 00:22:58.500 --> 00:23:00.502
  • THE WRITER WASN'T JUSTGIVING US A TIME FRAME SO WE
  • 00:23:00.502 --> 00:23:01.703
  • GIVING US A TIME FRAME SO WEWOULD KNOW CHRONOLOGICALLY
  • 00:23:01.703 --> 00:23:03.205
  • GOD WAS SHOWING US JUST AS
  • 00:23:05.273 --> 00:23:06.808
  • GOD WAS SHOWING US JUST ASHE SETS A TIME FOR YOU TO
  • 00:23:06.808 --> 00:23:08.443
  • HE SETS A TIME FOR YOU TOCOME INTO THAT DARK MOMENT,
  • 00:23:08.443 --> 00:23:09.878
  • COME INTO THAT DARK MOMENT,HE SETS A TIME FOR YOU TO
  • 00:23:09.878 --> 00:23:11.213
  • HE SETS A TIME FOR YOU TOCOME OUT OF IT.
  • 00:23:11.213 --> 00:23:11.880
  • COME OUT OF IT.CAN I TELL YOU?
  • 00:23:11.880 --> 00:23:14.249
  • CAN I TELL YOU?YOUR NINTH HOUR IS COMING.
  • 00:23:14.249 --> 00:23:15.817
  • YOUR NINTH HOUR IS COMING.THE DARK MOMENTS ARE NOT
  • 00:23:15.817 --> 00:23:16.685
  • THE DARK MOMENTS ARE NOTPERMANENT.
  • 00:23:16.685 --> 00:23:18.053
  • PERMANENT.THE HOT WINDS OF TESTING
  • 00:23:18.053 --> 00:23:19.654
  • THE HOT WINDS OF TESTINGDON'T LAST FOREVER.
  • 00:23:19.654 --> 00:23:20.989
  • DON'T LAST FOREVER.YOU ARE CLOSE TO SEEING
  • 00:23:20.989 --> 00:23:22.190
  • YOU ARE CLOSE TO SEEINGTHINGS TURN AROUND.
  • 00:23:22.190 --> 00:23:23.091
  • THINGS TURN AROUND.YOU ARE CLOSE TO A
  • 00:23:23.091 --> 00:23:24.559
  • YOU ARE CLOSE TO ABREAKTHROUGH, CLOSE TO YOUR
  • 00:23:24.559 --> 00:23:26.061
  • BREAKTHROUGH, CLOSE TO YOURHEALING, CLOSE TO MEETING
  • 00:23:26.061 --> 00:23:27.696
  • HEALING, CLOSE TO MEETINGTHE RIGHT PERSON, CLOSE TO
  • 00:23:27.696 --> 00:23:28.964
  • THE RIGHT PERSON, CLOSE TOVICTORY LIKE YOU'VE NEVER
  • 00:23:28.964 --> 00:23:29.564
  • VICTORY LIKE YOU'VE NEVERSEEN.
  • 00:23:29.564 --> 00:23:31.299
  • SUFFERING OF THIS PRESENT
  • 00:23:33.969 --> 00:23:36.204
  • SUFFERING OF THIS PRESENTTIME DOESN'T COMPARE TO THE
  • 00:23:36.204 --> 00:23:37.939
  • TIME DOESN'T COMPARE TO THEGLORY THAT'S COMING."
  • 00:23:37.939 --> 00:23:39.040
  • GLORY THAT'S COMING."IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT GOD
  • 00:23:39.040 --> 00:23:41.009
  • IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT GODHAS COMING, THE PROMOTION,
  • 00:23:41.009 --> 00:23:42.577
  • HAS COMING, THE PROMOTION,THE FAVOR, THE INFLUENCE,
  • 00:23:42.577 --> 00:23:43.845
  • THE FAVOR, THE INFLUENCE,YOU WOULDN'T COMPLAIN ABOUT
  • 00:23:43.845 --> 00:23:45.113
  • YOU WOULDN'T COMPLAIN ABOUTTHAT DARK TIME.
  • 00:23:45.113 --> 00:23:46.548
  • THAT DARK TIME.YOU WOULD DO LIKE JESUS AND
  • 00:23:46.548 --> 00:23:48.750
  • YOU WOULD DO LIKE JESUS ANDENDURE A LITTLE BIT LONGER.
  • 00:23:48.750 --> 00:23:49.985
  • ENDURE A LITTLE BIT LONGER.KEEP STANDING.
  • 00:23:49.985 --> 00:23:51.152
  • KEEP STANDING.KEEP HONORING GOD.
  • 00:23:51.152 --> 00:23:52.554
  • KEEP HONORING GOD.KEEP BEING GOOD TO PEOPLE.
  • 00:23:52.554 --> 00:23:54.022
  • KEEP BEING GOOD TO PEOPLE.YOUR NINTH HOUR IS ON THE
  • 00:23:54.022 --> 00:23:54.689
  • YOUR NINTH HOUR IS ON THEWAY.
  • 00:23:54.689 --> 00:23:56.124
  • WAY.THINGS ARE ABOUT TO CHANGE
  • 00:23:56.124 --> 00:23:57.192
  • THINGS ARE ABOUT TO CHANGEIN YOUR FAVOR.
  • 00:23:57.192 --> 00:23:58.493
  • IN YOUR FAVOR.THE LIGHT IS ABOUT TO COME
  • 00:23:58.493 --> 00:23:59.594
  • THE LIGHT IS ABOUT TO COMEBURSTING IN.
  • 00:23:59.594 --> 00:24:00.328
  • BURSTING IN.IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN
  • 00:24:00.328 --> 00:24:01.496
  • IT'S GOING TO HAPPENSUDDENLY.
  • 00:24:01.496 --> 00:24:03.298
  • SUDDENLY.JUST AS THAT CHALLENGE CAME
  • 00:24:03.298 --> 00:24:05.400
  • JUST AS THAT CHALLENGE CAMEUNEXPECTEDLY, GOD'S FAVOR IS
  • 00:24:05.400 --> 00:24:06.201
  • UNEXPECTEDLY, GOD'S FAVOR ISGOING TO SHOW UP
  • 00:24:06.201 --> 00:24:07.402
  • GOING TO SHOW UPUNEXPECTEDLY.
  • 00:24:07.402 --> 00:24:09.170
  • UNEXPECTEDLY.HE'S ALREADY SET AN END TO
  • 00:24:09.170 --> 00:24:10.405
  • HE'S ALREADY SET AN END TOTHE DIFFICULTY.
  • 00:24:10.405 --> 00:24:12.474
  • THE DIFFICULTY.I BELIEVE AND DECLARE YOU
  • 00:24:12.474 --> 00:24:13.775
  • I BELIEVE AND DECLARE YOUARE COMING IN TO YOUR NINTH
  • 00:24:13.775 --> 00:24:14.509
  • ARE COMING IN TO YOUR NINTHHOUR.
  • 00:24:14.509 --> 00:24:15.911
  • HOUR.THAT DARKNESS IS ABOUT TO
  • 00:24:15.911 --> 00:24:17.546
  • THAT DARKNESS IS ABOUT TOLIFT, THE HOT WINDS OF
  • 00:24:17.546 --> 00:24:18.580
  • LIFT, THE HOT WINDS OFTESTING ARE ABOUT TO
  • 00:24:18.580 --> 00:24:19.548
  • TESTING ARE ABOUT TOSUBSIDE.
  • 00:24:19.548 --> 00:24:21.383
  • SUBSIDE.I SPEAK STRENGTH INTO YOU,
  • 00:24:21.383 --> 00:24:23.785
  • I SPEAK STRENGTH INTO YOU,HEALING, FAVOR, PROMOTION,
  • 00:24:23.785 --> 00:24:24.986
  • HEALING, FAVOR, PROMOTION,THE FULLNESS OF YOUR
  • 00:24:24.986 --> 00:24:27.956
  • THE FULLNESS OF YOURDESTINY, IN JESUS' NAME.
  • 00:24:27.956 --> 00:24:29.124
  • DESTINY, IN JESUS' NAME.I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU AN
  • 00:24:29.124 --> 00:24:30.992
  • I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU ANOPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS
  • 00:24:30.992 --> 00:24:32.494
  • OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUSTHE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:32.494 --> 00:24:33.995
  • THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:24:33.995 --> 00:24:35.730
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, LORD JESUS,
  • 00:24:35.730 --> 00:24:37.632
  • JUST SAY, LORD JESUS,I REPENT OF MY SINS.
  • 00:24:37.632 --> 00:24:39.100
  • I REPENT OF MY SINS.COME INTO MY HEART.
  • 00:24:39.100 --> 00:24:40.502
  • COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND
  • 00:24:40.502 --> 00:24:41.603
  • IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLE
  • 00:24:42.504 --> 00:24:44.105
  • IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLEPRAYER, WE BELIEVE YOU GOT
  • 00:24:44.105 --> 00:24:45.407
  • PRAYER, WE BELIEVE YOU GOTBORN AGAIN.
  • 00:24:45.407 --> 00:24:46.274
  • BORN AGAIN.WE'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU SOME
  • 00:24:46.274 --> 00:24:47.375
  • WE'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU SOMEFREE INFORMATION ON YOUR
  • 00:24:47.375 --> 00:24:48.243
  • FREE INFORMATION ON YOURNEW WALK WITH THE LORD.
  • 00:24:48.243 --> 00:24:49.544
  • NEW WALK WITH THE LORD.JUST TEXT THE NUMBER ON THE
  • 00:24:49.544 --> 00:24:51.613
  • JUST TEXT THE NUMBER ON THESCREEN OR GO TO THE WEBSITE.
  • 00:24:51.613 --> 00:24:52.681
  • SCREEN OR GO TO THE WEBSITE.I HOPE YOU'LL GET INTO A
  • 00:24:52.681 --> 00:24:54.549
  • I HOPE YOU'LL GET INTO AGOOD BIBLE-BASED CHURCH AND
  • 00:24:54.549 --> 00:24:56.351
  • VICTORIA AND I WILL BE RIGHT
  • 00:24:57.686 --> 00:24:59.020
  • VICTORIA AND I WILL BE RIGHTBACK TO SPEAK A BLESSING
  • 00:24:59.020 --> 00:24:59.554
  • > ANNCR: AS A THANK YOU FOR YOUR
  • 00:25:01.489 --> 00:25:02.791
  • > ANNCR: AS A THANK YOU FOR YOURSUPPORT OF OUR MINISTRY THIS
  • 00:25:02.791 --> 00:25:04.359
  • SUPPORT OF OUR MINISTRY THISOCTOBER, JOEL AND VICTORIA
  • 00:25:04.359 --> 00:25:06.094
  • OCTOBER, JOEL AND VICTORIAWOULD LIKE TO SEND YOU THE
  • 00:25:06.094 --> 00:25:08.863
  • WOULD LIKE TO SEND YOU THEINSPIRATION CUBE.
  • 00:25:08.863 --> 00:25:10.231
  • INSPIRATION CUBE.WAKE UP EVERY MORNING INSPIRED
  • 00:25:10.231 --> 00:25:12.334
  • WAKE UP EVERY MORNING INSPIREDWITH THIS EASY TO USE PORTABLE
  • 00:25:12.334 --> 00:25:13.702
  • WITH THIS EASY TO USE PORTABLEAUDIO SYSTEM FILLED WITH
  • 00:25:13.702 --> 00:25:15.570
  • AUDIO SYSTEM FILLED WITHOVER 400 LIFE-CHANGING
  • 00:25:15.570 --> 00:25:17.238
  • OVER 400 LIFE-CHANGINGMESSAGES OF HOPE, GUIDANCE,
  • 00:25:17.238 --> 00:25:19.808
  • MESSAGES OF HOPE, GUIDANCE,AND STRENGTH FROM JOEL.
  • 00:25:19.808 --> 00:25:20.875
  • AND STRENGTH FROM JOEL.WITH THE SIMPLE PUSH OF A
  • 00:25:20.875 --> 00:25:22.344
  • WITH THE SIMPLE PUSH OF ABUTTON, REMOVE ANY NEGATIVE
  • 00:25:22.344 --> 00:25:24.279
  • BUTTON, REMOVE ANY NEGATIVETHOUGHTS WITH A NEW MESSAGE
  • 00:25:24.279 --> 00:25:26.448
  • > JOEL: YOU MAY FEEL TODAY
  • 00:25:27.148 --> 00:25:28.683
  • > JOEL: YOU MAY FEEL TODAYLIKE YOU'RE TRAPPED...
  • 00:25:28.683 --> 00:25:29.484
  • LIKE YOU'RE TRAPPED...THAT IS NOT HOW YOUR STORY
  • 00:25:29.484 --> 00:25:30.485
  • THAT IS NOT HOW YOUR STORYENDS...
  • 00:25:30.485 --> 00:25:31.886
  • ENDS...SOME DREAMS ARE WAKING UP...
  • 00:25:31.886 --> 00:25:32.854
  • SOME DREAMS ARE WAKING UP...HOPE IS WAKING UP...
  • 00:25:32.854 --> 00:25:35.256
  • > IRVING C.: IT WAS ALMOST
  • 00:25:35.957 --> 00:25:36.825
  • > IRVING C.: IT WAS ALMOSTLIKE A FRIEND WAS SPEAKING
  • 00:25:36.825 --> 00:25:38.326
  • LIKE A FRIEND WAS SPEAKINGTO ME. I'M AT PEACE. MY VICTORY
  • 00:25:38.326 --> 00:25:40.729
  • > VICTORIA: THERE'S ALOT OF
  • 00:25:41.329 --> 00:25:42.731
  • > VICTORIA: THERE'S ALOT OFNEGATIVITY IN THE WORLD. SO,
  • 00:25:42.731 --> 00:25:44.065
  • NEGATIVITY IN THE WORLD. SO,IT'S SO IMPORTANT WHAT WE'RE
  • 00:25:44.065 --> 00:25:45.433
  • IT'S SO IMPORTANT WHAT WE'RETAKING IN ALL THROUGHOUT THE
  • 00:25:45.433 --> 00:25:47.535
  • TAKING IN ALL THROUGHOUT THEDAY. THE INSPIRATION CUBE IS
  • 00:25:47.535 --> 00:25:48.903
  • DAY. THE INSPIRATION CUBE ISA COLLECTION OF JOEL'S MOST
  • 00:25:48.903 --> 00:25:50.805
  • A COLLECTION OF JOEL'S MOSTREQUESTED MESSAGES.
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  • REQUESTED MESSAGES.> JOEL: IT HAS 365 DEVOTIONS,
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  • > JOEL: IT HAS 365 DEVOTIONS,2-3 MINUTES WHERE I'LL HELP YOU
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  • 2-3 MINUTES WHERE I'LL HELP YOUSTART THE DAY ENCOURAGED
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  • START THE DAY ENCOURAGEDAND INSPIRED.
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  • AND INSPIRED.PLUS THERE ARE 31 POSITIVE
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  • PLUS THERE ARE 31 POSITIVEAFFIRMATIONS THAT YOU CAN
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  • AFFIRMATIONS THAT YOU CANDECLARE OVER YOUR LIFE.
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  • DECLARE OVER YOUR LIFE.I HOPE YOU'LL REQUEST THE
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  • I HOPE YOU'LL REQUEST THEINSPIRATION CUBE. IT WILL
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  • INSPIRATION CUBE. IT WILLHELP YOU STAY FULL OF FAITH
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  • HELP YOU STAY FULL OF FAITHSO YOU CAN LIVE THE VICTORIOUS
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  • > ANNCR: TO RECEIVE THE
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  • > ANNCR: TO RECEIVE THEINSPIRATION CUBE, THIS
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  • INSPIRATION CUBE, THISONE-OF-A-KIND AUDIO DEVICE,
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  • ONE-OF-A-KIND AUDIO DEVICE,VISIT US AT JOELOSTEEN.COM
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  • > JOEL: THANKS SO MUCH FOR
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  • > JOEL: THANKS SO MUCH FORYOUR SUPPORT AND YOUR
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  • YOUR SUPPORT AND YOURGENEROSITY. YOU ARE MAKING
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  • GENEROSITY. YOU ARE MAKINGA DIFFERENCE AROUND THE WORLD.
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  • A DIFFERENCE AROUND THE WORLD.AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR
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  • AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OURCHAMPION OF HOPE PARTNERS FOR
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  • CHAMPION OF HOPE PARTNERS FORALL YOU DO TO KEEP THE MINISTRY
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  • ALL YOU DO TO KEEP THE MINISTRYGOING. KNOW THAT VICTORIA AND I
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  • GOING. KNOW THAT VICTORIA AND ILOVE YOU. WE PRAY FOR YOU EVERY
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  • I'M EXCITED I'VE GOT A NEW BOOK
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  • I'M EXCITED I'VE GOT A NEW BOOKCOMING OUT IN NOVEMBER.
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  • COMING OUT IN NOVEMBER.IT'S CALLED, "EMPTY OUT THE
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  • IT'S CALLED, "EMPTY OUT THENEGATIVE". I KNOW YOU'RE
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  • LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.
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  • LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.FATHER, I THANK YOU FOR OUR
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  • FATHER, I THANK YOU FOR OURFRIENDS THAT ARE WATCHING
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  • FRIENDS THAT ARE WATCHINGAND LISTENING. THAT RIGHT NOW
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  • AND LISTENING. THAT RIGHT NOWYOU'RE HEALING SICK BODIES,
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  • YOU'RE HEALING SICK BODIES,RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS,
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  • RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS,ENCOURAGING THOSE THAT ARE
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  • ENCOURAGING THOSE THAT AREDOWN. LORD, LET THEM SEE YOUR
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  • DOWN. LORD, LET THEM SEE YOURGOODNESS IN A NEW WAY.
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  • GOODNESS IN A NEW WAY.IN JESUS' NAME. GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • YOUR PARTNERSHIP MAKES
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  • YOUR PARTNERSHIP MAKESTHIS MINISTRY POSSIBLE.
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  • THIS MINISTRY POSSIBLE.YOUR FAITHFUL AND
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  • YOUR FAITHFUL ANDCONSISTENT MONTHLY SUPPORT
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  • CONSISTENT MONTHLY SUPPORTMAKES YOU A CHAMPION OF
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  • MAKES YOU A CHAMPION OFHOPE.
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  • HOPE.THE VISION OF JOEL OSTEEN
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  • THE VISION OF JOEL OSTEENMINISTRIES IS TO USE EVERY
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  • MINISTRIES IS TO USE EVERYAVENUE AVAILABLE TO PRESENT
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  • AVENUE AVAILABLE TO PRESENTTHE HOPE OF JESUS CHRIST TO
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  • THE HOPE OF JESUS CHRIST TOPEOPLE EVERYWHERE.
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  • PEOPLE EVERYWHERE.TO PARTNER WITH JOEL OSTEEN
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  • TO PARTNER WITH JOEL OSTEENMINISTRIES, VISIT
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  • MINISTRIES, VISITJOELOSTEEN.COM/PARTNER
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  • JOELOSTEEN.COM/PARTNERTODAY AND BECOME A
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