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September 16, 2020
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  • - JOEL OSTEEN: WELL, GOD
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  • - JOEL OSTEEN: WELL, GODBLESS YOU.
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  • BLESS YOU.AND IT'S A JOY TO COME INTO
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  • AND IT'S A JOY TO COME INTOYOUR HOMES AND, IF YOU'RE
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  • YOUR HOMES AND, IF YOU'REEVER IN OUR AREA, PLEASE STOP
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  • EVER IN OUR AREA, PLEASE STOPBY, BE A PART OF ONE OF OUR
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  • BY, BE A PART OF ONE OF OURSERVICES.
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  • SERVICES.I PROMISE YA, WE'LL MAKE YOU
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  • I PROMISE YA, WE'LL MAKE YOUFEEL RIGHT AT HOME.
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  • FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.AND I LIKE TO START WITH
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  • AND I LIKE TO START WITHSOMETHING FUNNY AND I HEARD
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  • SOMETHING FUNNY AND I HEARDABOUT THIS PASTOR.
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  • ABOUT THIS PASTOR.HE FOUND A DEAD MULE ON THE
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  • HE FOUND A DEAD MULE ON THECHURCH GROUNDS.
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  • CHURCH GROUNDS.HE CALLED THE HEALTH
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  • HE CALLED THE HEALTHDEPARTMENT AND THEY SAID THEY
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  • DEPARTMENT AND THEY SAID THEYCOULDN'T PICK IT UP WITHOUT
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  • COULDN'T PICK IT UP WITHOUTAUTHORIZATION FROM THE MAYOR.
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  • AUTHORIZATION FROM THE MAYOR.WELL, THE MAYOR WAS KNOWN TO
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  • WELL, THE MAYOR WAS KNOWN TOBE RUDE AND HARD TO GET ALONG
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  • BE RUDE AND HARD TO GET ALONGWITH.
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  • WITH.WHEN THE PASTOR CALLED, THE
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  • WHEN THE PASTOR CALLED, THEMAYOR DIDN'T DISAPPOINT.
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  • MAYOR DIDN'T DISAPPOINT.HE STARTED RANTING AND
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  • HE STARTED RANTING ANDRAVING.
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  • RAVING.FINALLY, HE SAID, "WHY ARE
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  • FINALLY, HE SAID, "WHY AREYOU EVEN CALLING ME?
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  • YOU EVEN CALLING ME?ISN'T IT YOUR JOB TO BURY THE
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  • ISN'T IT YOUR JOB TO BURY THEDEAD?"
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  • DEAD?"THE PASTOR ASKED GOD FOR THE
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  • THE PASTOR ASKED GOD FOR THERIGHT RESPONSE.
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  • RIGHT RESPONSE.HE SAID, "YES, MAYOR, IT IS
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  • HE SAID, "YES, MAYOR, IT ISMY JOB TO BURY THE DEAD BUT I
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  • MY JOB TO BURY THE DEAD BUT IALWAYS LIKE TO NOTIFY THE
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  • ALWAYS LIKE TO NOTIFY THENEXT OF KIN FIRST."
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  • NEXT OF KIN FIRST."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 I CAN
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  • I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CANDO.
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  • DO.TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE
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  • TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THEWORD OF GOD.
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  • WORD OF GOD.I BOLDLY CONFESS MY MIND IS
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  • I BOLDLY CONFESS MY MIND ISALERT, MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.
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  • ALERT, MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, IN
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  • I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, INJESUS' NAME."
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  • JESUS' NAME."GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I WANNA TALK TO YOU TODAY
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  • I WANNA TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT "NIGHT SEASONS."
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  • ABOUT "NIGHT SEASONS."WE ALL GO THROUGH TIMES THAT
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  • WE ALL GO THROUGH TIMES THATWE DON'T UNDERSTAND.
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  • WE DON'T UNDERSTAND.WE'RE PRAYING AND BELIEVING
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  • WE'RE PRAYING AND BELIEVINGBUT OUR HEALTH ISN'T
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  • BUT OUR HEALTH ISN'TIMPROVING, OUR FINANCES
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  • IMPROVING, OUR FINANCESHAVEN'T TURNED AROUND, WE
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  • HAVEN'T TURNED AROUND, WESTILL HAVEN'T MET THE RIGHT
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  • STILL HAVEN'T MET THE RIGHTPERSON.
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  • PERSON.WE CAN FEEL ALONE, FORGOTTEN,
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  • WE CAN FEEL ALONE, FORGOTTEN,LIKE IT'S NEVER GOING TO
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  • LIKE IT'S NEVER GOING TOCHANGE, IT'S A NIGHT SEASON.
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  • CHANGE, IT'S A NIGHT SEASON.AND IN THESE NIGHT SEASONS,
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  • AND IN THESE NIGHT SEASONS,YOU CAN'T SEE WHAT GOD IS
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  • YOU CAN'T SEE WHAT GOD ISDOING.
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  • DOING.DOESN'T LOOK LIKE ANYTHING IS
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  • DOESN'T LOOK LIKE ANYTHING ISHAPPENING BUT GOD IS WORKING
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  • HAPPENING BUT GOD IS WORKINGBEHIND THE SCENES.
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  • BEHIND THE SCENES.HE DOES HIS GREATEST WORK IN
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  • HE DOES HIS GREATEST WORK INTHE DARK.
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  • THE DARK.WE DON'T SEE ANYTHING
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  • WE DON'T SEE ANYTHINGCHANGING, WE'RE STILL DEALING
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  • CHANGING, WE'RE STILL DEALINGWITH THE SAME PROBLEM, BUT
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  • WITH THE SAME PROBLEM, BUTGOD HASN'T FORGOTTEN ABOUT
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  • GOD HASN'T FORGOTTEN ABOUTYOU.
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  • YOU.IN THE DARK TIMES WHEN LIFE
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  • IN THE DARK TIMES WHEN LIFEFEELS UNFAIR YOU HAVE TO
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  • FEELS UNFAIR YOU HAVE TOREMIND YOURSELF THAT GOD IS
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  • REMIND YOURSELF THAT GOD ISSTILL IN CONTROL.
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  • STILL IN CONTROL.AND JUST BECAUSE YOU DON'T
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  • AND JUST BECAUSE YOU DON'TSEE ANYTHING, DOESN'T MEAN
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  • SEE ANYTHING, DOESN'T MEANTHAT GOD IS NOT WORKING.
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  • THAT GOD IS NOT WORKING.HE DOESN'T ALWAYS SHOW YOU
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  • HE DOESN'T ALWAYS SHOW YOUWHAT HE'S UP TO.
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  • WHAT HE'S UP TO.AND IT'S EASY TO TRUST HIM
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  • AND IT'S EASY TO TRUST HIMWHEN YOU'RE GETTING GOOD
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  • WHEN YOU'RE GETTING GOODBREAKS, THINGS ARE GOING
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  • BREAKS, THINGS ARE GOINGGREAT.
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  • GREAT.BUT YOU HAVE TO LEARN TO
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  • BUT YOU HAVE TO LEARN TOTRUST HIM IN THE NIGHT
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  • TRUST HIM IN THE NIGHTSEASONS WHEN THINGS AREN'T
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  • SEASONS WHEN THINGS AREN'TGOING YOUR WAY, YOU DON'T SEE
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  • GOING YOUR WAY, YOU DON'T SEEANYTHING HAPPENING.
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  • ANYTHING HAPPENING.THE HEROES OF FAITH ALL WENT
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  • THE HEROES OF FAITH ALL WENTTHROUGH THESE NIGHT SEASONS.
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  • THROUGH THESE NIGHT SEASONS.DAVID, AS A YOUNG MAN,
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  • DAVID, AS A YOUNG MAN,DEFEATED GOLIATH.
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  • DEFEATED GOLIATH.IT WAS A GREAT VICTORY BUT
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  • IT WAS A GREAT VICTORY BUTAFTER THAT HE SPENT YEARS
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  • AFTER THAT HE SPENT YEARSRUNNING FROM KING SAUL,
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  • RUNNING FROM KING SAUL,HAVING TO HIDE IN CAVES,
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  • HAVING TO HIDE IN CAVES,SLEEP IN THE DESERT.
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  • SLEEP IN THE DESERT.I'M SURE HE PRAYED, "GOD,
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  • I'M SURE HE PRAYED, "GOD,DELIVER ME FROM SAUL.
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  • DELIVER ME FROM SAUL.THIS IS NOT RIGHT."
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  • THIS IS NOT RIGHT."BUT IT WAS LIKE THE HEAVENS
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  • BUT IT WAS LIKE THE HEAVENSWERE SILENT.
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  • WERE SILENT.GOD DIDN'T CHANGE IT.
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  • GOD DIDN'T CHANGE IT.SAUL WAS WRONG.
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  • SAUL WAS WRONG.IT WAS UNFAIR TO DAVID BUT
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  • IT WAS UNFAIR TO DAVID BUTTHE NIGHT SEASONS ARE A TIME
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  • THE NIGHT SEASONS ARE A TIMEOF TESTING, A TIME OF
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  • OF TESTING, A TIME OFPROVING.
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  • PROVING.ARE WE GOING TO GET NEGATIVE,
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  • ARE WE GOING TO GET NEGATIVE,LIVE DISCOURAGED, OR ARE WE
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  • LIVE DISCOURAGED, OR ARE WEGONNA SAY, "GOD, I DON'T
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  • GONNA SAY, "GOD, I DON'TUNDERSTAND IT.
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  • UNDERSTAND IT.IT'S NOT FAIR BUT I TRUST
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  • IT'S NOT FAIR BUT I TRUSTYOU.
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  • YOU.I KNOW YOU'RE NOT JUST THE
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  • I KNOW YOU'RE NOT JUST THEGOD OF THE DAYTIME BUT YOU'RE
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  • GOD OF THE DAYTIME BUT YOU'RETHE GOD OF THE NIGHT
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  • THE GOD OF THE NIGHTSEASONS."
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  • SEASONS."IN THE SCRIPTURE, RUTH LOST
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  • IN THE SCRIPTURE, RUTH LOSTHER HUSBAND AT AN EARLY AGE.
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  • HER HUSBAND AT AN EARLY AGE.HE WAS KILLED IN A BATTLE AND
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  • HE WAS KILLED IN A BATTLE ANDSHE WAS DEVASTATED AND
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  • SHE WAS DEVASTATED ANDHEARTBROKEN.
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  • HEARTBROKEN.SHE COULD HAVE GIVEN UP ON
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  • SHE COULD HAVE GIVEN UP ONLIFE, LIVED IN SELF-PITY, BUT
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  • LIFE, LIVED IN SELF-PITY, BUTSHE UNDERSTOOD THIS
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  • SHE UNDERSTOOD THISPRINCIPLE: THE NIGHT SEASONS
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  • PRINCIPLE: THE NIGHT SEASONSARE NOT THE END.
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  • ARE NOT THE END.THE BAD BREAKS, THE
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  • THE BAD BREAKS, THEDISAPPOINTMENTS, THE LOSS,
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  • DISAPPOINTMENTS, THE LOSS,THE SICKNESS, THAT'S SIMPLY
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  • THE SICKNESS, THAT'S SIMPLYANOTHER STEP ON THE WAY TO
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  • ANOTHER STEP ON THE WAY TOYOUR DESTINY.
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  • YOUR DESTINY.THE PSALMIST SAID, "WEEPING
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  • THE PSALMIST SAID, "WEEPINGMAY ENDURE FOR A NIGHT BUT
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  • MAY ENDURE FOR A NIGHT BUTJOY COMES IN THE MORNING."
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  • JOY COMES IN THE MORNING."YOUR STORY DOESN'T END IN THE
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  • YOUR STORY DOESN'T END IN THENIGHT.
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  • NIGHT.THE NIGHT IS TEMPORARY.
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  • THE NIGHT IS TEMPORARY.THE SICKNESS IS TEMPORARY.
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  • THE SICKNESS IS TEMPORARY.THE LONELINESS, A TEMPORARY.
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  • THE LONELINESS, A TEMPORARY.THAT ADDICTION, IT'S ONLY
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  • THAT ADDICTION, IT'S ONLYTEMPORARY.
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  • TEMPORARY.RUTH WENT ON TO MEET ANOTHER
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  • RUTH WENT ON TO MEET ANOTHERMAN.
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  • MAN.THEY FELL IN LOVE, GOT
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  • THEY FELL IN LOVE, GOTMARRIED, HAD A BABY.
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  • MARRIED, HAD A BABY.HER STORY DIDN'T END IN THE
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  • HER STORY DIDN'T END IN THEDARK.
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  • DARK.WHEN THINGS AREN'T WORKING
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  • WHEN THINGS AREN'T WORKINGOUT, YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE
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  • OUT, YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'REGOING THE WRONG DIRECTION,
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  • GOING THE WRONG DIRECTION,GOD'S NOT CHANGING IT, DON'T
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  • GOD'S NOT CHANGING IT, DON'TGET DISCOURAGED.
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  • GET DISCOURAGED.IT'S JUST A NIGHT SEASON.
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  • IT'S JUST A NIGHT SEASON.IT'S NOT PERMANENT, IT'S NOT
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  • IT'S NOT PERMANENT, IT'S NOTHOW YOUR STORY ENDS.
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  • HOW YOUR STORY ENDS.YOU MAY NOT SEE ANYTHING
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  • YOU MAY NOT SEE ANYTHINGHAPPENING BUT GOD IS AT WORK.
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  • HAPPENING BUT GOD IS AT WORK.DARE TO TRUST HIM.
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  • DARE TO TRUST HIM.KEEP MOVING FORWARD IN FAITH.
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  • KEEP MOVING FORWARD IN FAITH.KEEP BELIEVING.
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  • KEEP BELIEVING.IT'S JUST A MATTER OF TIME
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  • IT'S JUST A MATTER OF TIMEBEFORE THE MORNING BREAKS
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  • BEFORE THE MORNING BREAKSFORTH.
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  • FORTH.JOB WENT THROUGH A NIGHT
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  • JOB WENT THROUGH A NIGHTSEASON.
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  • SEASON.EVERYTHING WAS GOING GREAT.
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  • EVERYTHING WAS GOING GREAT.HE WAS HAPPY, HEALTHY,
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  • HE WAS HAPPY, HEALTHY,SUCCESSFUL.
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  • SUCCESSFUL.AND LIFE TOOK A SUDDEN TURN.
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  • AND LIFE TOOK A SUDDEN TURN.OUT OF NOWHERE, HE CAME DOWN
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  • OUT OF NOWHERE, HE CAME DOWNWITH AN ILLNESS, HAD BOILS
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  • WITH AN ILLNESS, HAD BOILSALL OVER HIS BODY.
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  • ALL OVER HIS BODY.IT'S VERY PAINFUL.
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  • IT'S VERY PAINFUL.HE LOST HIS BUSINESS, LOST
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  • HE LOST HIS BUSINESS, LOSTHIS FAMILY.
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  • HIS FAMILY.HIS WHOLE WORLD WAS TURNED
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  • HIS WHOLE WORLD WAS TURNEDUPSIDE DOWN.
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  • UPSIDE DOWN.AND WHAT'S INTERESTING IS JOB
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  • AND WHAT'S INTERESTING IS JOBWAS A GOOD MAN.
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  • WAS A GOOD MAN.HE LOVED GOD, HE WAS A PERSON
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  • HE LOVED GOD, HE WAS A PERSONOF EXCELLENCE AND INTEGRITY.
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  • OF EXCELLENCE AND INTEGRITY.THIS WOULD MAKE MORE SENSE IF
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  • THIS WOULD MAKE MORE SENSE IFHE WAS A COMPROMISER, MAKING
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  • HE WAS A COMPROMISER, MAKINGWRONG CHOICES, NOT HONORING
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  • WRONG CHOICES, NOT HONORINGGOD.
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  • GOD.BUT THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "RAIN
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  • BUT THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "RAINFALLS ON THE JUST AND THE
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  • FALLS ON THE JUST AND THEUNJUST."
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  • UNJUST."JUST BECAUSE YOU'RE A GOOD
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  • JUST BECAUSE YOU'RE A GOODPERSON DOESN'T MEAN YOU'RE
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  • PERSON DOESN'T MEAN YOU'RENOT GOING TO HAVE SOME NIGHT
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  • NOT GOING TO HAVE SOME NIGHTSEASONS.
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  • SEASONS.AND YOU MAY BE IN A DIFFICULT
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  • AND YOU MAY BE IN A DIFFICULTTIME NOW.
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  • TIME NOW.IT DOESN'T NECESSARILY MEAN
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  • IT DOESN'T NECESSARILY MEANYOU'VE DONE SOMETHING WRONG,
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  • YOU'VE DONE SOMETHING WRONG,GOD'S NOT PLEASED WITH YOU,
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  • GOD'S NOT PLEASED WITH YOU,YOU DON'T HAVE HIS FAVOR.
  • 00:05:16.803 --> 00:05:18.104
  • YOU DON'T HAVE HIS FAVOR.IT'S JUST LIFE.
  • 00:05:18.104 --> 00:05:19.806
  • IT'S JUST LIFE.YOU'RE GETTING SOME RAIN.
  • 00:05:19.806 --> 00:05:21.441
  • YOU'RE GETTING SOME RAIN.WITHOUT THE RAIN, WE COULDN'T
  • 00:05:21.441 --> 00:05:22.542
  • WITHOUT THE RAIN, WE COULDN'TGROW.
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  • GROW.AND GOD WOULDN'T HAVE ALLOWED
  • 00:05:23.977 --> 00:05:25.412
  • AND GOD WOULDN'T HAVE ALLOWEDIT IF IT WAS GOING TO KEEP
  • 00:05:25.412 --> 00:05:27.046
  • IT IF IT WAS GOING TO KEEPYOU FROM YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:05:27.046 --> 00:05:28.915
  • YOU FROM YOUR DESTINY.HE HAS YOU IN THE PALM OF HIS
  • 00:05:28.915 --> 00:05:29.816
  • HE HAS YOU IN THE PALM OF HISHAND.
  • 00:05:29.816 --> 00:05:31.351
  • HAND.HE'S CLOSELY WATCHING YOU.
  • 00:05:31.351 --> 00:05:32.919
  • HE'S CLOSELY WATCHING YOU.AND YOU MAY FEEL LIKE YOU'RE
  • 00:05:32.919 --> 00:05:35.054
  • AND YOU MAY FEEL LIKE YOU'REIN THE FIRE BUT GOD CONTROLS
  • 00:05:35.054 --> 00:05:36.356
  • IN THE FIRE BUT GOD CONTROLSTHE THERMOSTAT.
  • 00:05:36.356 --> 00:05:37.924
  • THE THERMOSTAT.HE WON'T LET IT BE MORE THAN
  • 00:05:37.924 --> 00:05:39.025
  • HE WON'T LET IT BE MORE THANYOU CAN HANDLE.
  • 00:05:39.025 --> 00:05:40.093
  • YOU CAN HANDLE.NOW QUIT TELLING YOURSELF,
  • 00:05:40.093 --> 00:05:40.927
  • NOW QUIT TELLING YOURSELF,"I'LL NEVER MAKE IT THROUGH
  • 00:05:40.927 --> 00:05:41.828
  • "I'LL NEVER MAKE IT THROUGHTHIS, JOEL.
  • 00:05:41.828 --> 00:05:43.396
  • THIS, JOEL.I'LL NEVER GET WELL, NEVER
  • 00:05:43.396 --> 00:05:44.664
  • I'LL NEVER GET WELL, NEVERACCOMPLISH MY DREAM."
  • 00:05:44.664 --> 00:05:46.900
  • ACCOMPLISH MY DREAM."NO, IT'S JUST A NIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:05:46.900 --> 00:05:48.668
  • NO, IT'S JUST A NIGHT SEASON.IT'S NOT A SURPRISE TO GOD.
  • 00:05:48.668 --> 00:05:50.603
  • IT'S NOT A SURPRISE TO GOD.HE ALREADY HAS THE SOLUTION.
  • 00:05:50.603 --> 00:05:51.805
  • HE ALREADY HAS THE SOLUTION.THE BREAKTHROUGH IS HEADED
  • 00:05:51.805 --> 00:05:53.173
  • THE BREAKTHROUGH IS HEADEDYOUR WAY.
  • 00:05:53.173 --> 00:05:54.808
  • YOUR WAY.BUT JOB DID WHAT MANY OF US
  • 00:05:54.808 --> 00:05:56.376
  • BUT JOB DID WHAT MANY OF USDO IN THE DIFFICULT TIMES.
  • 00:05:56.376 --> 00:05:58.278
  • DO IN THE DIFFICULT TIMES.HE FOCUSED ON THE PROBLEM AND
  • 00:05:58.278 --> 00:06:00.113
  • HE FOCUSED ON THE PROBLEM ANDMAGNIFIED WHAT WAS WRONG AND
  • 00:06:00.113 --> 00:06:02.015
  • MAGNIFIED WHAT WAS WRONG ANDLET IT OVERWHELM HIM.
  • 00:06:02.015 --> 00:06:03.950
  • LET IT OVERWHELM HIM.HE SAID IN CHAPTER 7, "I WILL
  • 00:06:03.950 --> 00:06:05.652
  • HE SAID IN CHAPTER 7, "I WILLNEVER AGAIN EXPERIENCE
  • 00:06:05.652 --> 00:06:06.586
  • NEVER AGAIN EXPERIENCEPLEASURE.
  • 00:06:06.586 --> 00:06:08.588
  • PLEASURE.I HAVE BEEN ASSIGNED TO LONG
  • 00:06:08.588 --> 00:06:11.157
  • I HAVE BEEN ASSIGNED TO LONGWEARY NIGHTS OF MISERY."
  • 00:06:11.157 --> 00:06:12.358
  • WEARY NIGHTS OF MISERY."HE WAS SAYING, "THIS IS
  • 00:06:12.358 --> 00:06:13.326
  • HE WAS SAYING, "THIS ISPERMANENT.
  • 00:06:13.326 --> 00:06:14.928
  • PERMANENT.THIS IS HOW MY STORY ENDS.
  • 00:06:14.928 --> 00:06:16.896
  • THIS IS HOW MY STORY ENDS.I'VE BEEN ASSIGNED TO NIGHTS
  • 00:06:16.896 --> 00:06:18.431
  • I'VE BEEN ASSIGNED TO NIGHTSOF MISERY."
  • 00:06:18.431 --> 00:06:19.299
  • OF MISERY."WE DO AN EVENT CALLED "A
  • 00:06:19.299 --> 00:06:20.733
  • WE DO AN EVENT CALLED "ANIGHT OF HOPE."
  • 00:06:20.733 --> 00:06:21.534
  • NIGHT OF HOPE."IF JOB WOULD HAVE BEEN
  • 00:06:21.534 --> 00:06:22.435
  • IF JOB WOULD HAVE BEENTOURING, HE WOULD HAVE CALLED
  • 00:06:22.435 --> 00:06:24.871
  • TOURING, HE WOULD HAVE CALLEDIT "A NIGHT OF MISERY."
  • 00:06:24.871 --> 00:06:25.972
  • IT "A NIGHT OF MISERY."I'M NOT MAKING LIGHT OF WHAT
  • 00:06:25.972 --> 00:06:27.240
  • I'M NOT MAKING LIGHT OF WHATHE FACED BECAUSE IT WAS
  • 00:06:27.240 --> 00:06:28.942
  • HE FACED BECAUSE IT WASSERIOUS BUT THE MISTAKE HE
  • 00:06:28.942 --> 00:06:30.743
  • SERIOUS BUT THE MISTAKE HEMADE WAS THINKING IT WAS
  • 00:06:30.743 --> 00:06:31.377
  • MADE WAS THINKING IT WASPERMANENT.
  • 00:06:31.377 --> 00:06:33.313
  • PERMANENT.AND WHAT YOU'RE GOING THROUGH
  • 00:06:33.313 --> 00:06:35.381
  • AND WHAT YOU'RE GOING THROUGHMAY BE DIFFICULT BUT THE GOOD
  • 00:06:35.381 --> 00:06:37.550
  • MAY BE DIFFICULT BUT THE GOODNEWS IS YOU ARE GOING THROUGH
  • 00:06:37.550 --> 00:06:38.184
  • NEWS IS YOU ARE GOING THROUGHIT.
  • 00:06:38.184 --> 00:06:39.352
  • IT.IT'S NOT YOUR FINAL
  • 00:06:39.352 --> 00:06:40.386
  • IT'S NOT YOUR FINALDESTINATION.
  • 00:06:40.386 --> 00:06:42.489
  • DESTINATION.IT'S A NIGHT SEASON NOT A
  • 00:06:42.489 --> 00:06:44.591
  • IT'S A NIGHT SEASON NOT ANIGHT LIFETIME.
  • 00:06:44.591 --> 00:06:46.693
  • NIGHT LIFETIME.IN JOB'S DARKEST HOUR, WHEN
  • 00:06:46.693 --> 00:06:48.361
  • IN JOB'S DARKEST HOUR, WHENHE WAS THE MOST DISCOURAGED,
  • 00:06:48.361 --> 00:06:50.430
  • HE WAS THE MOST DISCOURAGED,GOD SAID TO HIM, "I WILL FILL
  • 00:06:50.430 --> 00:06:52.398
  • GOD SAID TO HIM, "I WILL FILLYOUR MOUTH WITH LAUGHTER AND
  • 00:06:52.398 --> 00:06:53.633
  • YOUR MOUTH WITH LAUGHTER ANDYOUR LIPS WITH SHOUTS OF
  • 00:06:53.633 --> 00:06:54.767
  • YOUR LIPS WITH SHOUTS OFJOY."
  • 00:06:54.767 --> 00:06:55.735
  • JOY."GOD WAS SAYING, "JOB, IT
  • 00:06:55.735 --> 00:06:56.369
  • GOD WAS SAYING, "JOB, ITLOOKS BAD.
  • 00:06:56.369 --> 00:06:58.171
  • LOOKS BAD.YOU DON'T UNDERSTAND IT BUT
  • 00:06:58.171 --> 00:06:59.105
  • YOU DON'T UNDERSTAND IT BUTDON'T WORRY.
  • 00:06:59.105 --> 00:07:00.740
  • DON'T WORRY.IT'S NOT PERMANENT, IT'S JUST
  • 00:07:00.740 --> 00:07:01.741
  • IT'S NOT PERMANENT, IT'S JUSTA SEASON.
  • 00:07:01.741 --> 00:07:03.276
  • A SEASON.I'M ABOUT TO FILL YOUR MOUTH
  • 00:07:03.276 --> 00:07:04.911
  • I'M ABOUT TO FILL YOUR MOUTHWITH LAUGHTER."
  • 00:07:04.911 --> 00:07:06.546
  • WITH LAUGHTER."GOD IS SAYING TO YOU WHAT HE
  • 00:07:06.546 --> 00:07:07.981
  • GOD IS SAYING TO YOU WHAT HESAID TO JOB.
  • 00:07:07.981 --> 00:07:09.782
  • SAID TO JOB.LIFE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN FAIR
  • 00:07:09.782 --> 00:07:10.817
  • LIFE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN FAIRBUT YOU'RE NOT GOING TO LIVE
  • 00:07:10.817 --> 00:07:12.752
  • BUT YOU'RE NOT GOING TO LIVEDISCOURAGED, OVERWHELMED BY
  • 00:07:12.752 --> 00:07:14.420
  • DISCOURAGED, OVERWHELMED BYPROBLEMS, BURDENED DOWN BY
  • 00:07:14.420 --> 00:07:15.522
  • PROBLEMS, BURDENED DOWN BYILLNESSES.
  • 00:07:15.522 --> 00:07:16.923
  • ILLNESSES.JOY IS COMING.
  • 00:07:16.923 --> 00:07:17.824
  • JOY IS COMING.HEALTH IS COMING.
  • 00:07:17.824 --> 00:07:19.225
  • HEALTH IS COMING.BREAKTHROUGHS ARE COMING.
  • 00:07:19.225 --> 00:07:20.627
  • BREAKTHROUGHS ARE COMING.PROMOTION IS COMING.
  • 00:07:20.627 --> 00:07:22.395
  • PROMOTION IS COMING.GOD IS ABOUT TO FILL YOUR
  • 00:07:22.395 --> 00:07:24.063
  • GOD IS ABOUT TO FILL YOURMOUTH WITH LAUGHTER.
  • 00:07:24.063 --> 00:07:25.298
  • MOUTH WITH LAUGHTER.THAT MEANS GOD'S GONNA DO
  • 00:07:25.298 --> 00:07:27.500
  • THAT MEANS GOD'S GONNA DOSOMETHING SO UNUSUAL, SO
  • 00:07:27.500 --> 00:07:29.469
  • SOMETHING SO UNUSUAL, SOEXTRAORDINARY, YOU'LL BE SO
  • 00:07:29.469 --> 00:07:31.070
  • EXTRAORDINARY, YOU'LL BE SOAMAZED ALL YOU CAN DO IS
  • 00:07:31.070 --> 00:07:31.971
  • AMAZED ALL YOU CAN DO ISLAUGH.
  • 00:07:31.971 --> 00:07:33.473
  • LAUGH.YOUR MOURNING IS GOING TO BE
  • 00:07:33.473 --> 00:07:34.641
  • YOUR MOURNING IS GOING TO BETURNED TO DANCING.
  • 00:07:34.641 --> 00:07:36.910
  • TURNED TO DANCING.YOUR SORROW TURNED TO JOY.
  • 00:07:36.910 --> 00:07:37.844
  • YOUR SORROW TURNED TO JOY.THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED WITH
  • 00:07:37.844 --> 00:07:38.511
  • THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED WITHJOB.
  • 00:07:38.511 --> 00:07:39.512
  • JOB.HE DIDN'T JUST MAKE IT
  • 00:07:39.512 --> 00:07:41.214
  • HE DIDN'T JUST MAKE ITTHROUGH THE NIGHT SEASON BUT
  • 00:07:41.214 --> 00:07:42.982
  • THROUGH THE NIGHT SEASON BUTGOD RESTORED BACK TO HIM
  • 00:07:42.982 --> 00:07:44.751
  • GOD RESTORED BACK TO HIMDOUBLE WHAT HE LOST.
  • 00:07:44.751 --> 00:07:45.785
  • DOUBLE WHAT HE LOST.HE CAME OUT WITH TWICE THE
  • 00:07:45.785 --> 00:07:47.220
  • HE CAME OUT WITH TWICE THECATTLE, TWICE THE SHEEP,
  • 00:07:47.220 --> 00:07:48.888
  • CATTLE, TWICE THE SHEEP,TWICE THE--HE FELT TWICE AS
  • 00:07:48.888 --> 00:07:49.989
  • TWICE THE--HE FELT TWICE ASHEALTHY.
  • 00:07:49.989 --> 00:07:51.824
  • HEALTHY.GOD ALWAYS MAKES THE ENEMY
  • 00:07:51.824 --> 00:07:53.793
  • GOD ALWAYS MAKES THE ENEMYPAY FOR BRINGING THE TROUBLE.
  • 00:07:53.793 --> 00:07:55.328
  • PAY FOR BRINGING THE TROUBLE.IF YOU'LL STAY IN FAITH YOU
  • 00:07:55.328 --> 00:07:56.696
  • IF YOU'LL STAY IN FAITH YOUWON'T JUST COME OUT, YOU WILL
  • 00:07:56.696 --> 00:07:58.164
  • WON'T JUST COME OUT, YOU WILLCOME OUT BETTER THAN YOU WERE
  • 00:07:58.164 --> 00:07:59.732
  • COME OUT BETTER THAN YOU WEREBEFORE.
  • 00:07:59.732 --> 00:08:01.234
  • BEFORE.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "AFTER
  • 00:08:01.234 --> 00:08:04.771
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "AFTERTHIS, JOB LIVED 140 YEARS AND
  • 00:08:04.771 --> 00:08:06.606
  • THIS, JOB LIVED 140 YEARS ANDSAW 4 GENERATIONS.
  • 00:08:06.606 --> 00:08:08.841
  • SAW 4 GENERATIONS.THEN HE DIED AN OLD MAN,
  • 00:08:08.841 --> 00:08:10.577
  • THEN HE DIED AN OLD MAN,HAVING LIVED A LONG, GOOD
  • 00:08:10.577 --> 00:08:11.844
  • HAVING LIVED A LONG, GOODLIFE."
  • 00:08:11.844 --> 00:08:12.745
  • LIFE."WHEN WE THINK OF JOB, WE
  • 00:08:12.745 --> 00:08:13.646
  • WHEN WE THINK OF JOB, WEUSUALLY THINK OF ALL THE
  • 00:08:13.646 --> 00:08:15.281
  • USUALLY THINK OF ALL THEPAIN, ALL THE SUFFERING.
  • 00:08:15.281 --> 00:08:16.983
  • PAIN, ALL THE SUFFERING.THE TRUTH IS THAT WAS JUST
  • 00:08:16.983 --> 00:08:18.718
  • THE TRUTH IS THAT WAS JUSTONE SEASON.
  • 00:08:18.718 --> 00:08:20.753
  • ONE SEASON.YOU MAY BE IN A DARK TIME
  • 00:08:20.753 --> 00:08:21.921
  • YOU MAY BE IN A DARK TIMEBUT, LIKE JOB, YOU'RE GOING
  • 00:08:21.921 --> 00:08:23.523
  • BUT, LIKE JOB, YOU'RE GOINGTO COME THROUGH IT AND STILL
  • 00:08:23.523 --> 00:08:25.658
  • TO COME THROUGH IT AND STILLLIVE A LONG BLESSED LIFE.
  • 00:08:25.658 --> 00:08:28.161
  • LIVE A LONG BLESSED LIFE.IT SAYS AFTER THIS, JOB LIVED
  • 00:08:28.161 --> 00:08:29.128
  • IT SAYS AFTER THIS, JOB LIVED140 YEARS.
  • 00:08:29.128 --> 00:08:30.029
  • 140 YEARS.AFTER WHAT?
  • 00:08:30.029 --> 00:08:31.798
  • AFTER WHAT?AFTER THE NIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:08:31.798 --> 00:08:33.900
  • AFTER THE NIGHT SEASON.THAT MEANS AFTER THE LOSS,
  • 00:08:33.900 --> 00:08:35.134
  • THAT MEANS AFTER THE LOSS,AFTER THE DISAPPOINTMENT,
  • 00:08:35.134 --> 00:08:36.402
  • AFTER THE DISAPPOINTMENT,AFTER THE DIVORCE, AFTER THE
  • 00:08:36.402 --> 00:08:37.103
  • AFTER THE DIVORCE, AFTER THESICKNESS.
  • 00:08:37.103 --> 00:08:38.671
  • SICKNESS.THERE ARE STILL MANY GREAT
  • 00:08:38.671 --> 00:08:40.607
  • THERE ARE STILL MANY GREATDAYS UP AHEAD.
  • 00:08:40.607 --> 00:08:41.441
  • DAYS UP AHEAD.MY FATHER WENT THROUGH A
  • 00:08:41.441 --> 00:08:42.775
  • MY FATHER WENT THROUGH ANIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:08:42.775 --> 00:08:43.843
  • NIGHT SEASON.HE WAS MARRIED AT A VERY
  • 00:08:43.843 --> 00:08:45.845
  • HE WAS MARRIED AT A VERYYOUNG AGE AND, UNFORTUNATELY,
  • 00:08:45.845 --> 00:08:47.080
  • YOUNG AGE AND, UNFORTUNATELY,THE MARRIAGE DIDN'T WORK OUT
  • 00:08:47.080 --> 00:08:49.215
  • THE MARRIAGE DIDN'T WORK OUTAND HE WAS DEVASTATED.
  • 00:08:49.215 --> 00:08:50.717
  • AND HE WAS DEVASTATED.HE RESIGNED FROM HIS CHURCH
  • 00:08:50.717 --> 00:08:52.785
  • HE RESIGNED FROM HIS CHURCHAND GOT OUT OF THE MINISTRY.
  • 00:08:52.785 --> 00:08:54.287
  • AND GOT OUT OF THE MINISTRY.DENOMINATIONAL LEADERS TOLD
  • 00:08:54.287 --> 00:08:55.355
  • DENOMINATIONAL LEADERS TOLDHIM THAT HE WOULD NEVER
  • 00:08:55.355 --> 00:08:56.823
  • HIM THAT HE WOULD NEVERPASTOR AGAIN.
  • 00:08:56.823 --> 00:08:58.758
  • PASTOR AGAIN.PEOPLE SAID HE WAS FINISHED.
  • 00:08:58.758 --> 00:09:00.560
  • PEOPLE SAID HE WAS FINISHED.THE GOOD NEWS IS PEOPLE DON'T
  • 00:09:00.560 --> 00:09:02.195
  • THE GOOD NEWS IS PEOPLE DON'TDETERMINE YOUR DESTINY, GOD
  • 00:09:02.195 --> 00:09:04.097
  • DETERMINE YOUR DESTINY, GODDOES.
  • 00:09:04.097 --> 00:09:06.933
  • DOES.TWO YEARS LATER, HE GOT BACK
  • 00:09:06.933 --> 00:09:07.900
  • TWO YEARS LATER, HE GOT BACKIN THE MINISTRY.
  • 00:09:07.900 --> 00:09:09.302
  • IN THE MINISTRY.AND HE ENDED UP MARRYING MY
  • 00:09:09.302 --> 00:09:11.004
  • AND HE ENDED UP MARRYING MYMOTHER AND THEY HAD 5
  • 00:09:11.004 --> 00:09:12.205
  • MOTHER AND THEY HAD 5CHILDREN, WERE MARRIED FOR
  • 00:09:12.205 --> 00:09:13.306
  • CHILDREN, WERE MARRIED FORALMOST 50 YEARS.
  • 00:09:13.306 --> 00:09:14.340
  • ALMOST 50 YEARS.AND THEN THEY STARTED
  • 00:09:14.340 --> 00:09:15.208
  • AND THEN THEY STARTEDLAKEWOOD.
  • 00:09:15.208 --> 00:09:16.909
  • LAKEWOOD.HE PASTORED HERE 40 YEARS,
  • 00:09:16.909 --> 00:09:18.344
  • HE PASTORED HERE 40 YEARS,TOUCHING THE WORLD.
  • 00:09:18.344 --> 00:09:20.313
  • TOUCHING THE WORLD.THIS ALL HAPPENED AFTER THE
  • 00:09:20.313 --> 00:09:21.848
  • THIS ALL HAPPENED AFTER THEDIVORCE, AFTER THE
  • 00:09:21.848 --> 00:09:23.116
  • DIVORCE, AFTER THEDISAPPOINTMENT.
  • 00:09:23.116 --> 00:09:24.450
  • DISAPPOINTMENT.HE THOUGHT THAT WOULD SOUR
  • 00:09:24.450 --> 00:09:26.185
  • HE THOUGHT THAT WOULD SOURTHE REST OF HIS LIFE BUT IT
  • 00:09:26.185 --> 00:09:27.854
  • THE REST OF HIS LIFE BUT ITWAS JUST A SEASON.
  • 00:09:27.854 --> 00:09:29.255
  • WAS JUST A SEASON.HE WENT ON TO LIVE A LONG,
  • 00:09:29.255 --> 00:09:31.257
  • HE WENT ON TO LIVE A LONG,BLESSED, FAITH-FILLED LIFE.
  • 00:09:31.257 --> 00:09:32.759
  • BLESSED, FAITH-FILLED LIFE.DON'T LET THE NIGHT SEASONS
  • 00:09:32.759 --> 00:09:34.227
  • DON'T LET THE NIGHT SEASONSCONVINCE YOU THAT YOU'VE SEEN
  • 00:09:34.227 --> 00:09:35.094
  • CONVINCE YOU THAT YOU'VE SEENYOUR BEST DAYS.
  • 00:09:35.094 --> 00:09:37.030
  • YOUR BEST DAYS.YOU WOULDN'T BE ALIVE UNLESS
  • 00:09:37.030 --> 00:09:38.398
  • YOU WOULDN'T BE ALIVE UNLESSGOD HAD SOMETHING AMAZING UP
  • 00:09:38.398 --> 00:09:40.133
  • GOD HAD SOMETHING AMAZING UPIN FRONT OF YOU.
  • 00:09:40.133 --> 00:09:41.534
  • IN FRONT OF YOU.BUT IN THE DARK TIMES, IT'S
  • 00:09:41.534 --> 00:09:42.602
  • BUT IN THE DARK TIMES, IT'SEASY TO TALK ABOUT THE
  • 00:09:42.602 --> 00:09:44.170
  • EASY TO TALK ABOUT THEDIFFICULTIES, TALK ABOUT HOW
  • 00:09:44.170 --> 00:09:45.672
  • DIFFICULTIES, TALK ABOUT HOWBAD LIFE IS TREATING US.
  • 00:09:45.672 --> 00:09:47.206
  • BAD LIFE IS TREATING US.LIKE JOB, EXAGGERATE OUR
  • 00:09:47.206 --> 00:09:48.241
  • LIKE JOB, EXAGGERATE OURPROBLEMS.
  • 00:09:48.241 --> 00:09:49.208
  • PROBLEMS.ALL THAT'S GOING TO DO IS
  • 00:09:49.208 --> 00:09:50.309
  • ALL THAT'S GOING TO DO ISMAKE YOU MORE DISCOURAGED,
  • 00:09:50.309 --> 00:09:52.712
  • MAKE YOU MORE DISCOURAGED,MORE DEFEATED, TAKE YOUR JOY.
  • 00:09:52.712 --> 00:09:54.313
  • MORE DEFEATED, TAKE YOUR JOY.INSTEAD OF COMPLAINING, ONE
  • 00:09:54.313 --> 00:09:55.348
  • INSTEAD OF COMPLAINING, ONEOF THE BEST THINGS YOU CAN
  • 00:09:55.348 --> 00:09:58.051
  • OF THE BEST THINGS YOU CANSAY IS, "ALL IS WELL."
  • 00:09:58.051 --> 00:09:59.352
  • SAY IS, "ALL IS WELL."WHEN YOU SAY, "ALL IS WELL,"
  • 00:09:59.352 --> 00:10:00.887
  • WHEN YOU SAY, "ALL IS WELL,"WHAT YOU'RE REALLY SAYING IS,
  • 00:10:00.887 --> 00:10:02.722
  • WHAT YOU'RE REALLY SAYING IS,"GOD IS STILL ON THE THRONE.
  • 00:10:02.722 --> 00:10:04.190
  • "GOD IS STILL ON THE THRONE.I'M NOT GONNA LIVE UPSET,
  • 00:10:04.190 --> 00:10:05.525
  • I'M NOT GONNA LIVE UPSET,BITTER, GUILTY.
  • 00:10:05.525 --> 00:10:07.360
  • BITTER, GUILTY.I MAY BE IN A NIGHT SEASON
  • 00:10:07.360 --> 00:10:08.861
  • I MAY BE IN A NIGHT SEASONBUT I KNOW THIS TOO SHALL
  • 00:10:08.861 --> 00:10:09.595
  • BUT I KNOW THIS TOO SHALLPASS.
  • 00:10:09.595 --> 00:10:11.230
  • PASS.ALL IS WELL."
  • 00:10:11.230 --> 00:10:11.998
  • ALL IS WELL."SOMEBODY SAYS, "WELL, I
  • 00:10:11.998 --> 00:10:13.199
  • SOMEBODY SAYS, "WELL, ITHOUGHT THE MEDICAL REPORT
  • 00:10:13.199 --> 00:10:14.100
  • THOUGHT THE MEDICAL REPORTWASN'T GOOD?"
  • 00:10:14.100 --> 00:10:15.735
  • WASN'T GOOD?"YES, THAT'S TRUE BUT ALL IS
  • 00:10:15.735 --> 00:10:16.436
  • YES, THAT'S TRUE BUT ALL ISWELL.
  • 00:10:16.436 --> 00:10:17.804
  • WELL.GOD IS RESTORING HEALTH BACK
  • 00:10:17.804 --> 00:10:18.871
  • GOD IS RESTORING HEALTH BACKINTO ME.
  • 00:10:18.871 --> 00:10:19.706
  • INTO ME."YOUR CHILD IS STILL
  • 00:10:19.706 --> 00:10:20.373
  • "YOUR CHILD IS STILLOFF-COURSE?"
  • 00:10:20.373 --> 00:10:21.641
  • OFF-COURSE?"YES, BUT I'M NOT WORRIED.
  • 00:10:21.641 --> 00:10:22.709
  • YES, BUT I'M NOT WORRIED.ALL IS WELL.
  • 00:10:22.709 --> 00:10:24.077
  • ALL IS WELL.AS FOR ME AND MY HOUSE, WE
  • 00:10:24.077 --> 00:10:25.978
  • AS FOR ME AND MY HOUSE, WEWILL SERVE THE LORD.
  • 00:10:25.978 --> 00:10:27.880
  • WILL SERVE THE LORD."JOEL, HOW CAN YOU SAY, 'ALL
  • 00:10:27.880 --> 00:10:29.215
  • "JOEL, HOW CAN YOU SAY, 'ALLIS WELL,' WHEN YOU WENT
  • 00:10:29.215 --> 00:10:30.917
  • IS WELL,' WHEN YOU WENTTHROUGH A BREAKUP, YOU LOST A
  • 00:10:30.917 --> 00:10:32.385
  • THROUGH A BREAKUP, YOU LOST ALOVED ONE, YOU STILL HAVEN'T
  • 00:10:32.385 --> 00:10:33.886
  • LOVED ONE, YOU STILL HAVEN'TMET THE RIGHT PERSON?"
  • 00:10:33.886 --> 00:10:35.421
  • MET THE RIGHT PERSON?"THE WAY YOU CAN SAY IT IS
  • 00:10:35.421 --> 00:10:37.190
  • THE WAY YOU CAN SAY IT ISBECAUSE YOU KNOW THE NIGHT
  • 00:10:37.190 --> 00:10:39.425
  • BECAUSE YOU KNOW THE NIGHTSEASON IS ONLY TEMPORARY.
  • 00:10:39.425 --> 00:10:41.494
  • SEASON IS ONLY TEMPORARY.YOU KNOW JOY IS COMING.
  • 00:10:41.494 --> 00:10:42.562
  • YOU KNOW JOY IS COMING.YOU KNOW WHAT WAS MEANT FOR
  • 00:10:42.562 --> 00:10:44.197
  • YOU KNOW WHAT WAS MEANT FORHARM GOD IS TURNING TO YOUR
  • 00:10:44.197 --> 00:10:45.064
  • HARM GOD IS TURNING TO YOURADVANTAGE.
  • 00:10:45.064 --> 00:10:46.466
  • ADVANTAGE.YOU KNOW AFTER THIS IS A
  • 00:10:46.466 --> 00:10:48.167
  • YOU KNOW AFTER THIS IS ALONG, BLESSED, FAITH-FILLED
  • 00:10:48.167 --> 00:10:48.968
  • LONG, BLESSED, FAITH-FILLEDLIFE.
  • 00:10:48.968 --> 00:10:50.970
  • LIFE.NOW, DON'T TALK YOURSELF INTO
  • 00:10:50.970 --> 00:10:52.438
  • NOW, DON'T TALK YOURSELF INTOBEING MISERABLE.
  • 00:10:52.438 --> 00:10:54.173
  • BEING MISERABLE.WE ALL HAVE NIGHT SEASONS,
  • 00:10:54.173 --> 00:10:55.675
  • WE ALL HAVE NIGHT SEASONS,THINGS WE DON'T UNDERSTAND.
  • 00:10:55.675 --> 00:10:57.110
  • THINGS WE DON'T UNDERSTAND.KEEP A REPORT OF VICTORY
  • 00:10:57.110 --> 00:10:58.711
  • KEEP A REPORT OF VICTORYCOMING OUT OF YOUR MOUTH.
  • 00:10:58.711 --> 00:10:59.779
  • COMING OUT OF YOUR MOUTH.IF YOU'RE GOING TO MAGNIFY
  • 00:10:59.779 --> 00:11:01.380
  • IF YOU'RE GOING TO MAGNIFYSOMETHING, DON'T MAGNIFY YOUR
  • 00:11:01.380 --> 00:11:02.315
  • SOMETHING, DON'T MAGNIFY YOURPROBLEMS.
  • 00:11:02.315 --> 00:11:03.649
  • PROBLEMS.MAGNIFY YOUR GOD.
  • 00:11:03.649 --> 00:11:04.917
  • MAGNIFY YOUR GOD.TALK ABOUT HIS GREATNESS.
  • 00:11:04.917 --> 00:11:05.985
  • TALK ABOUT HIS GREATNESS.TALK ABOUT HIS FAVOR.
  • 00:11:05.985 --> 00:11:08.721
  • TALK ABOUT HIS FAVOR.AND YES, YOU MAY HAVE BIG
  • 00:11:08.721 --> 00:11:10.556
  • AND YES, YOU MAY HAVE BIGCHALLENGES BUT CAN I TELL YOU
  • 00:11:10.556 --> 00:11:12.425
  • CHALLENGES BUT CAN I TELL YOUWE SERVE A BIG GOD.
  • 00:11:12.425 --> 00:11:13.626
  • WE SERVE A BIG GOD.THE SICKNESS MAY SEEM
  • 00:11:13.626 --> 00:11:14.727
  • THE SICKNESS MAY SEEMIMPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:11:14.727 --> 00:11:16.896
  • IMPOSSIBLE.GOD CAN DO THE IMPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:11:16.896 --> 00:11:18.164
  • GOD CAN DO THE IMPOSSIBLE.THAT OBSTACLE MAY LOOK
  • 00:11:18.164 --> 00:11:18.931
  • THAT OBSTACLE MAY LOOKPERMANENT.
  • 00:11:18.931 --> 00:11:20.700
  • PERMANENT.ONE TOUCH OF GOD'S FAVOR WILL
  • 00:11:20.700 --> 00:11:22.735
  • ONE TOUCH OF GOD'S FAVOR WILLTHRUST YOU TO A NEXT LEVEL.
  • 00:11:22.735 --> 00:11:23.936
  • THRUST YOU TO A NEXT LEVEL.QUIT WORRYING.
  • 00:11:23.936 --> 00:11:26.806
  • QUIT WORRYING.GOD IS SAYING, "ALL IS WELL."
  • 00:11:26.806 --> 00:11:28.341
  • GOD IS SAYING, "ALL IS WELL."IN YOUR FINANCES, ALL IS
  • 00:11:28.341 --> 00:11:29.342
  • IN YOUR FINANCES, ALL ISWELL.
  • 00:11:29.342 --> 00:11:31.444
  • WELL.IN YOUR HEALTH, ALL IS WELL.
  • 00:11:31.444 --> 00:11:33.746
  • IN YOUR HEALTH, ALL IS WELL.IN YOUR FAMILY, ALL IS WELL.
  • 00:11:33.746 --> 00:11:35.882
  • IN YOUR FAMILY, ALL IS WELL.IT MAY BE NIGHT RIGHT NOW BUT
  • 00:11:35.882 --> 00:11:37.383
  • IT MAY BE NIGHT RIGHT NOW BUTMORNING IS COMING.
  • 00:11:37.383 --> 00:11:38.885
  • MORNING IS COMING.YOU'RE GOING TO SEE WHAT GOD
  • 00:11:38.885 --> 00:11:40.787
  • YOU'RE GOING TO SEE WHAT GODWAS DOING BEHIND THE SCENES.
  • 00:11:40.787 --> 00:11:42.522
  • WAS DOING BEHIND THE SCENES.AND EVERY DAY YOU STAY IN
  • 00:11:42.522 --> 00:11:44.524
  • AND EVERY DAY YOU STAY INFAITH, EVERY DAY YOU KEEP A
  • 00:11:44.524 --> 00:11:45.992
  • FAITH, EVERY DAY YOU KEEP AGOOD ATTITUDE, DESPITE THE
  • 00:11:45.992 --> 00:11:47.593
  • GOOD ATTITUDE, DESPITE THEDARKNESS, YOU ARE PASSING THE
  • 00:11:47.593 --> 00:11:48.427
  • DARKNESS, YOU ARE PASSING THETEST.
  • 00:11:48.427 --> 00:11:50.329
  • TEST.THAT NIGHT SEASON WILL COME
  • 00:11:50.329 --> 00:11:51.631
  • THAT NIGHT SEASON WILL COMETO AN END.
  • 00:11:51.631 --> 00:11:53.032
  • TO AN END.THE PSALMIST SAID, "WHEN
  • 00:11:53.032 --> 00:11:54.300
  • THE PSALMIST SAID, "WHENDARKNESS OVERTAKES THE
  • 00:11:54.300 --> 00:11:56.102
  • DARKNESS OVERTAKES THERIGHTEOUS, LIGHT WILL COME
  • 00:11:56.102 --> 00:11:57.570
  • RIGHTEOUS, LIGHT WILL COMEBURSTING IN."
  • 00:11:57.570 --> 00:11:59.472
  • BURSTING IN."IT'S GOING TO HAPPY SUDDENLY,
  • 00:11:59.472 --> 00:12:00.473
  • IT'S GOING TO HAPPY SUDDENLY,UNEXPECTEDLY.
  • 00:12:00.473 --> 00:12:02.608
  • UNEXPECTEDLY.YOU DIDN'T SEE IT COMING.
  • 00:12:02.608 --> 00:12:03.876
  • YOU DIDN'T SEE IT COMING.YOU WOKE UP AND IT WAS STILL
  • 00:12:03.876 --> 00:12:04.510
  • YOU WOKE UP AND IT WAS STILLDARK.
  • 00:12:04.510 --> 00:12:05.611
  • DARK.NOTHING HAD CHANGED.
  • 00:12:05.611 --> 00:12:06.979
  • NOTHING HAD CHANGED.THEN SUDDENLY, YOU GET THE
  • 00:12:06.979 --> 00:12:07.980
  • THEN SUDDENLY, YOU GET THEBREAK YOU NEED.
  • 00:12:07.980 --> 00:12:09.115
  • BREAK YOU NEED.SUDDENLY, YOUR HEALTH TURNS
  • 00:12:09.115 --> 00:12:09.749
  • SUDDENLY, YOUR HEALTH TURNSAROUND.
  • 00:12:09.749 --> 00:12:10.850
  • AROUND.SUDDENLY, YOU MEET THE RIGHT
  • 00:12:10.850 --> 00:12:11.551
  • SUDDENLY, YOU MEET THE RIGHTPERSON.
  • 00:12:11.551 --> 00:12:13.052
  • PERSON.THE LIGHT WILL COME BURSTING
  • 00:12:13.052 --> 00:12:14.253
  • THE LIGHT WILL COME BURSTINGIN.
  • 00:12:14.253 --> 00:12:15.388
  • IN.MOSES WENT THROUGH A NIGHT
  • 00:12:15.388 --> 00:12:16.389
  • MOSES WENT THROUGH A NIGHTSEASON.
  • 00:12:16.389 --> 00:12:17.757
  • SEASON.AS A YOUNG MAN, HE MADE A
  • 00:12:17.757 --> 00:12:20.193
  • AS A YOUNG MAN, HE MADE AMISTAKE AND KILLED SOMEONE
  • 00:12:20.193 --> 00:12:21.494
  • MISTAKE AND KILLED SOMEONETHAT WAS MISTREATING A HEBREW
  • 00:12:21.494 --> 00:12:22.495
  • THAT WAS MISTREATING A HEBREWSLAVE.
  • 00:12:22.495 --> 00:12:23.930
  • SLAVE.HE KNEW HE WAS CALLED TO
  • 00:12:23.930 --> 00:12:25.598
  • HE KNEW HE WAS CALLED TODELIVER THE ISRAELITES BUT HE
  • 00:12:25.598 --> 00:12:27.600
  • DELIVER THE ISRAELITES BUT HEGOT OUT OF GOD'S TIMING AND
  • 00:12:27.600 --> 00:12:29.635
  • GOT OUT OF GOD'S TIMING ANDTRIED TO DO IT ON HIS OWN.
  • 00:12:29.635 --> 00:12:31.871
  • TRIED TO DO IT ON HIS OWN.HE HAD TO FLEE FOR HIS LIFE.
  • 00:12:31.871 --> 00:12:33.940
  • HE HAD TO FLEE FOR HIS LIFE.HE SPENT 40 YEARS ON THE BACK
  • 00:12:33.940 --> 00:12:36.442
  • HE SPENT 40 YEARS ON THE BACKSIDE OF THE DESERT IN HIDING.
  • 00:12:36.442 --> 00:12:38.644
  • SIDE OF THE DESERT IN HIDING.HE FELT ALONE, FORGOTTEN.
  • 00:12:38.644 --> 00:12:40.079
  • HE FELT ALONE, FORGOTTEN.IT WAS HIS FAULT.
  • 00:12:40.079 --> 00:12:41.948
  • IT WAS HIS FAULT.EVERY VOICE SAID, "TOO BAD.
  • 00:12:41.948 --> 00:12:43.115
  • EVERY VOICE SAID, "TOO BAD.YOU BLEW IT, YOU'RE A
  • 00:12:43.115 --> 00:12:44.150
  • YOU BLEW IT, YOU'RE AFAILURE."
  • 00:12:44.150 --> 00:12:45.651
  • FAILURE."BUT GOD DOESN'T WASTE
  • 00:12:45.651 --> 00:12:47.420
  • BUT GOD DOESN'T WASTEANYTHING THAT WE GO THROUGH.
  • 00:12:47.420 --> 00:12:49.789
  • ANYTHING THAT WE GO THROUGH.HE USES IT TO GET US PREPARED
  • 00:12:49.789 --> 00:12:51.224
  • HE USES IT TO GET US PREPAREDFOR OUR DESTINY.
  • 00:12:51.224 --> 00:12:52.425
  • FOR OUR DESTINY.AND THOSE YEARS OUT IN THE
  • 00:12:52.425 --> 00:12:54.627
  • AND THOSE YEARS OUT IN THEDESERT, MOSES COULDN'T SEE
  • 00:12:54.627 --> 00:12:56.195
  • DESERT, MOSES COULDN'T SEEWHAT GOD WAS DOING BEHIND THE
  • 00:12:56.195 --> 00:12:57.129
  • WHAT GOD WAS DOING BEHIND THESCENES.
  • 00:12:57.129 --> 00:12:59.031
  • SCENES.BUT GOD WAS MAKING HIM AND
  • 00:12:59.031 --> 00:13:00.266
  • BUT GOD WAS MAKING HIM ANDMOLDING HIM.
  • 00:13:00.266 --> 00:13:01.834
  • MOLDING HIM.HE THOUGHT HE WAS FINISHED
  • 00:13:01.834 --> 00:13:03.936
  • HE THOUGHT HE WAS FINISHEDBUT GOD WAS USING THAT TIME
  • 00:13:03.936 --> 00:13:05.905
  • BUT GOD WAS USING THAT TIMETO DEVELOP HIS CHARACTER.
  • 00:13:05.905 --> 00:13:07.840
  • TO DEVELOP HIS CHARACTER.HE WAS GETTING HIM PREPARED
  • 00:13:07.840 --> 00:13:09.709
  • HE WAS GETTING HIM PREPAREDFOR HIS COMEBACK.
  • 00:13:09.709 --> 00:13:11.677
  • FOR HIS COMEBACK.LIKE MOSES, YOU MAY HAVE MADE
  • 00:13:11.677 --> 00:13:13.746
  • LIKE MOSES, YOU MAY HAVE MADEMISTAKES THAT HAVE PUT YOU IN
  • 00:13:13.746 --> 00:13:15.081
  • MISTAKES THAT HAVE PUT YOU INA NIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:13:15.081 --> 00:13:16.749
  • A NIGHT SEASON.SOMETHING WAS DELAYED, YOU
  • 00:13:16.749 --> 00:13:18.484
  • SOMETHING WAS DELAYED, YOUHAD TO TAKE A DETOUR, YOU'RE
  • 00:13:18.484 --> 00:13:19.418
  • HAD TO TAKE A DETOUR, YOU'RENOT WHERE YOU THOUGHT YOU
  • 00:13:19.418 --> 00:13:20.486
  • NOT WHERE YOU THOUGHT YOUWOULD BE.
  • 00:13:20.486 --> 00:13:21.621
  • WOULD BE.NOW YOU THINK YOU HAVE TO
  • 00:13:21.621 --> 00:13:23.189
  • NOW YOU THINK YOU HAVE TOSETTLE THERE AND NEVER
  • 00:13:23.189 --> 00:13:24.624
  • SETTLE THERE AND NEVERACCOMPLISH WHAT GOD PUT IN
  • 00:13:24.624 --> 00:13:25.825
  • ACCOMPLISH WHAT GOD PUT INYOUR HEART.
  • 00:13:25.825 --> 00:13:27.460
  • YOUR HEART.YOU MAY NOT REALIZE IT, BUT
  • 00:13:27.460 --> 00:13:29.428
  • YOU MAY NOT REALIZE IT, BUTRIGHT NOW GOD IS GETTING YOU
  • 00:13:29.428 --> 00:13:31.697
  • RIGHT NOW GOD IS GETTING YOUPREPARED FOR YOUR COMEBACK.
  • 00:13:31.697 --> 00:13:33.332
  • PREPARED FOR YOUR COMEBACK.WHAT HE STARTED, HE'S GOING
  • 00:13:33.332 --> 00:13:34.300
  • WHAT HE STARTED, HE'S GOINGTO FINISH.
  • 00:13:34.300 --> 00:13:35.635
  • TO FINISH.HE'S ALREADY TAKEN INTO
  • 00:13:35.635 --> 00:13:37.703
  • HE'S ALREADY TAKEN INTOACCOUNT EVERY WRONG TURN,
  • 00:13:37.703 --> 00:13:39.472
  • ACCOUNT EVERY WRONG TURN,EVERY MISTAKE, EVERY BAD
  • 00:13:39.472 --> 00:13:40.506
  • EVERY MISTAKE, EVERY BADBREAK.
  • 00:13:40.506 --> 00:13:41.941
  • BREAK.IT MAY LOOK LIKE THE END TO
  • 00:13:41.941 --> 00:13:42.541
  • IT MAY LOOK LIKE THE END TOYOU.
  • 00:13:42.541 --> 00:13:44.110
  • YOU.THE TRUTH IS IT'S JUST A
  • 00:13:44.110 --> 00:13:46.112
  • THE TRUTH IS IT'S JUST ATEMPORARY DELAY.
  • 00:13:46.112 --> 00:13:47.813
  • TEMPORARY DELAY.IT'S A TIME OF TESTING, A
  • 00:13:47.813 --> 00:13:49.615
  • IT'S A TIME OF TESTING, ATIME OF PROVING, WHERE YOUR
  • 00:13:49.615 --> 00:13:51.951
  • TIME OF PROVING, WHERE YOURCHARACTER IS BEING DEVELOPED.
  • 00:13:51.951 --> 00:13:54.053
  • CHARACTER IS BEING DEVELOPED.GOD IS WORKING IN YOU,
  • 00:13:54.053 --> 00:13:55.254
  • GOD IS WORKING IN YOU,POLISHING OFF THE ROUGH
  • 00:13:55.254 --> 00:13:55.888
  • POLISHING OFF THE ROUGHEDGES.
  • 00:13:55.888 --> 00:13:57.523
  • EDGES.HE'S GETTING YOU PREPARED FOR
  • 00:13:57.523 --> 00:13:59.225
  • HE'S GETTING YOU PREPARED FORWHERE HE'S TAKING YOU.
  • 00:13:59.225 --> 00:14:01.294
  • WHERE HE'S TAKING YOU.FORTY YEARS LATER, GOD CAME
  • 00:14:01.294 --> 00:14:02.161
  • FORTY YEARS LATER, GOD CAMEBACK AND SAID, "ALL RIGHT,
  • 00:14:02.161 --> 00:14:02.795
  • BACK AND SAID, "ALL RIGHT,MOSES.
  • 00:14:02.795 --> 00:14:04.263
  • MOSES.NOW I'M READY FOR YOU TO
  • 00:14:04.263 --> 00:14:06.132
  • NOW I'M READY FOR YOU TODELIVER MY PEOPLE."
  • 00:14:06.132 --> 00:14:07.934
  • DELIVER MY PEOPLE."THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "MOSES
  • 00:14:07.934 --> 00:14:09.769
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "MOSESWAS THE MOST HUMBLE MAN IN
  • 00:14:09.769 --> 00:14:11.437
  • WAS THE MOST HUMBLE MAN INALL THE LAND."
  • 00:14:11.437 --> 00:14:13.439
  • ALL THE LAND."IN THAT NIGHT SEASON, MOSES
  • 00:14:13.439 --> 00:14:14.640
  • IN THAT NIGHT SEASON, MOSESCHANGED.
  • 00:14:14.640 --> 00:14:16.442
  • CHANGED.HE LEARNED TO WAIT ON GOD, TO
  • 00:14:16.442 --> 00:14:18.044
  • HE LEARNED TO WAIT ON GOD, TOLISTEN TO HIS VOICE, TO WALK
  • 00:14:18.044 --> 00:14:19.178
  • LISTEN TO HIS VOICE, TO WALKIN HUMILITY.
  • 00:14:19.178 --> 00:14:20.746
  • IN HUMILITY.HE CAME UP HIGHER IN HIS
  • 00:14:20.746 --> 00:14:22.148
  • HE CAME UP HIGHER IN HISCHARACTER.
  • 00:14:22.148 --> 00:14:24.116
  • CHARACTER.IN THE DIFFICULT TIMES, STAY
  • 00:14:24.116 --> 00:14:26.352
  • IN THE DIFFICULT TIMES, STAYPLIABLE, STAY OPEN.
  • 00:14:26.352 --> 00:14:28.454
  • PLIABLE, STAY OPEN.SAY, "GOD, MAKE ME AND MOLD
  • 00:14:28.454 --> 00:14:29.055
  • SAY, "GOD, MAKE ME AND MOLDME.
  • 00:14:29.055 --> 00:14:30.589
  • ME.SHOW ME WHERE I NEED TO
  • 00:14:30.589 --> 00:14:31.724
  • SHOW ME WHERE I NEED TOCHANGE."
  • 00:14:31.724 --> 00:14:34.026
  • CHANGE."YOU GROW IN THE TOUGH TIMES.
  • 00:14:34.026 --> 00:14:35.628
  • YOU GROW IN THE TOUGH TIMES.EVEN PHYSICALLY, YOU GROW AT
  • 00:14:35.628 --> 00:14:38.164
  • EVEN PHYSICALLY, YOU GROW ATNIGHT WHEN YOU'RE ASLEEP.
  • 00:14:38.164 --> 00:14:39.732
  • NIGHT WHEN YOU'RE ASLEEP.IN THE SAME WAY, WHEN YOU'RE
  • 00:14:39.732 --> 00:14:41.567
  • IN THE SAME WAY, WHEN YOU'REIN A NIGHT SEASON, YOU MAY
  • 00:14:41.567 --> 00:14:43.302
  • IN A NIGHT SEASON, YOU MAYNOT LIKE IT BUT IT'S WORKING
  • 00:14:43.302 --> 00:14:44.437
  • NOT LIKE IT BUT IT'S WORKINGFOR YOU.
  • 00:14:44.437 --> 00:14:46.105
  • FOR YOU.YOU'RE GETTING STRONGER.
  • 00:14:46.105 --> 00:14:47.840
  • YOU'RE GETTING STRONGER.YOU HAVE TO BE PREPARED FOR
  • 00:14:47.840 --> 00:14:49.775
  • YOU HAVE TO BE PREPARED FORWHERE GOD IS TAKING YOU.
  • 00:14:49.775 --> 00:14:51.077
  • WHERE GOD IS TAKING YOU.MOSES COULDN'T HANDLE IT THE
  • 00:14:51.077 --> 00:14:52.144
  • MOSES COULDN'T HANDLE IT THEFIRST TIME.
  • 00:14:52.144 --> 00:14:53.646
  • FIRST TIME.HE MADE A MISTAKE, HAD TO
  • 00:14:53.646 --> 00:14:54.747
  • HE MADE A MISTAKE, HAD TORUN.
  • 00:14:54.747 --> 00:14:56.449
  • RUN.GOD DIDN'T WRITE HIM OFF.
  • 00:14:56.449 --> 00:14:58.284
  • GOD DIDN'T WRITE HIM OFF.HE DIDN'T CANCEL HIS DESTINY.
  • 00:14:58.284 --> 00:15:00.319
  • HE DIDN'T CANCEL HIS DESTINY.HE USED THE NIGHT SEASON TO
  • 00:15:00.319 --> 00:15:01.854
  • HE USED THE NIGHT SEASON TOREFINE HIM.
  • 00:15:01.854 --> 00:15:03.456
  • REFINE HIM.WHEN SAUL WAS CHASING DAVID
  • 00:15:03.456 --> 00:15:04.824
  • WHEN SAUL WAS CHASING DAVIDTHROUGH THE DESERT, THERE
  • 00:15:04.824 --> 00:15:06.692
  • THROUGH THE DESERT, THEREWERE SEVERAL OPPORTUNITIES
  • 00:15:06.692 --> 00:15:08.594
  • WERE SEVERAL OPPORTUNITIESFOR DAVID TO KILL SAUL.
  • 00:15:08.594 --> 00:15:10.096
  • FOR DAVID TO KILL SAUL.HE COULD HAVE TAKEN HIS LIFE,
  • 00:15:10.096 --> 00:15:11.797
  • HE COULD HAVE TAKEN HIS LIFE,GOTTEN RID OF HIS PROBLEM.
  • 00:15:11.797 --> 00:15:13.332
  • GOTTEN RID OF HIS PROBLEM.DAVID WOULDN'T DO IT.
  • 00:15:13.332 --> 00:15:14.867
  • DAVID WOULDN'T DO IT.HE KNEW SAUL HAD BEEN
  • 00:15:14.867 --> 00:15:16.669
  • HE KNEW SAUL HAD BEENANOINTED BY GOD.
  • 00:15:16.669 --> 00:15:18.304
  • ANOINTED BY GOD.HE TOLD HIS MEN, "I'M NOT
  • 00:15:18.304 --> 00:15:19.672
  • HE TOLD HIS MEN, "I'M NOTGOING TO HARM WHAT GOD HAS
  • 00:15:19.672 --> 00:15:20.806
  • GOING TO HARM WHAT GOD HASANOINTED."
  • 00:15:20.806 --> 00:15:22.975
  • ANOINTED."AFTER HE PASSED THESE TESTS,
  • 00:15:22.975 --> 00:15:24.810
  • AFTER HE PASSED THESE TESTS,AFTER DAVID SHOWED GOD WHAT
  • 00:15:24.810 --> 00:15:26.345
  • AFTER DAVID SHOWED GOD WHATHE WAS MADE OF, A MAN OF
  • 00:15:26.345 --> 00:15:28.748
  • HE WAS MADE OF, A MAN OFCHARACTER AND INTEGRITY, GOD
  • 00:15:28.748 --> 00:15:30.416
  • CHARACTER AND INTEGRITY, GODTOOK CARE OF SAUL AND DAVID
  • 00:15:30.416 --> 00:15:32.018
  • TOOK CARE OF SAUL AND DAVIDWAS MADE THE KING.
  • 00:15:32.018 --> 00:15:33.919
  • WAS MADE THE KING.IN THE NIGHT SEASONS IF YOU
  • 00:15:33.919 --> 00:15:36.455
  • IN THE NIGHT SEASONS IF YOUWILL PASS THESE TESTS, CHANGE
  • 00:15:36.455 --> 00:15:37.857
  • WILL PASS THESE TESTS, CHANGEWHERE YOU NEED TO CHANGE,
  • 00:15:37.857 --> 00:15:39.158
  • WHERE YOU NEED TO CHANGE,DEAL WITH THE AREAS GOD'S
  • 00:15:39.158 --> 00:15:41.060
  • DEAL WITH THE AREAS GOD'SBRINGING TO LIGHT, PROVE TO
  • 00:15:41.060 --> 00:15:42.661
  • BRINGING TO LIGHT, PROVE TOHIM THAT YOU'LL DO THE RIGHT
  • 00:15:42.661 --> 00:15:44.196
  • HIM THAT YOU'LL DO THE RIGHTTHING WHEN IT'S HARD, YOU'LL
  • 00:15:44.196 --> 00:15:45.364
  • THING WHEN IT'S HARD, YOU'LLFORGIVE EVEN THOUGHT THEY
  • 00:15:45.364 --> 00:15:47.900
  • FORGIVE EVEN THOUGHT THEYHURT YOU, THEN, LIKE DAVID,
  • 00:15:47.900 --> 00:15:49.402
  • HURT YOU, THEN, LIKE DAVID,BECAUSE YOUR CHARACTER HAS
  • 00:15:49.402 --> 00:15:51.003
  • BECAUSE YOUR CHARACTER HASBEEN DEVELOPED, GOD WILL
  • 00:15:51.003 --> 00:15:52.571
  • BEEN DEVELOPED, GOD WILLBRING YOU OUT OF THAT NIGHT
  • 00:15:52.571 --> 00:15:54.240
  • BRING YOU OUT OF THAT NIGHTSEASON AND GET YOU TO WHERE
  • 00:15:54.240 --> 00:15:55.908
  • SEASON AND GET YOU TO WHEREYOU'RE SUPPOSED TO BE.
  • 00:15:55.908 --> 00:15:57.743
  • YOU'RE SUPPOSED TO BE.BUT SOME THINGS WE CAN ONLY
  • 00:15:57.743 --> 00:15:59.779
  • BUT SOME THINGS WE CAN ONLYDEVELOP IN THE DARK.
  • 00:15:59.779 --> 00:16:01.514
  • DEVELOP IN THE DARK.WITHOUT THE NIGHT SEASONS, WE
  • 00:16:01.514 --> 00:16:02.982
  • WITHOUT THE NIGHT SEASONS, WEWOULDN'T BECOME ALL GOD
  • 00:16:02.982 --> 00:16:04.884
  • WOULDN'T BECOME ALL GODCREATED US TO BE.
  • 00:16:04.884 --> 00:16:06.285
  • CREATED US TO BE.A CATERPILLAR CAN BE GOING
  • 00:16:06.285 --> 00:16:07.887
  • A CATERPILLAR CAN BE GOINGALONG JUST FINE.
  • 00:16:07.887 --> 00:16:09.388
  • ALONG JUST FINE.EVERYTHING IS GREAT.
  • 00:16:09.388 --> 00:16:10.456
  • EVERYTHING IS GREAT.BUT DOWN DEEP, SOMETHING
  • 00:16:10.456 --> 00:16:12.458
  • BUT DOWN DEEP, SOMETHINGSAYS, "YOU'RE NOT SUPPOSED TO
  • 00:16:12.458 --> 00:16:14.226
  • SAYS, "YOU'RE NOT SUPPOSED TOCRAWL YOUR WHOLE LIFE.
  • 00:16:14.226 --> 00:16:16.128
  • CRAWL YOUR WHOLE LIFE.YOU HAVE MORE IN YOU."
  • 00:16:16.128 --> 00:16:17.296
  • YOU HAVE MORE IN YOU."HE GETS EXCITED, THINKING,
  • 00:16:17.296 --> 00:16:18.898
  • HE GETS EXCITED, THINKING,"YES, THAT'S RIGHT."
  • 00:16:18.898 --> 00:16:19.799
  • "YES, THAT'S RIGHT."THEN HE LOOKS IN THE MIRROR
  • 00:16:19.799 --> 00:16:20.866
  • THEN HE LOOKS IN THE MIRRORAND SAYS, "WHAT WAS I
  • 00:16:20.866 --> 00:16:21.901
  • AND SAYS, "WHAT WAS ITHINKING?
  • 00:16:21.901 --> 00:16:22.701
  • THINKING?I'LL NEVER FLY.
  • 00:16:22.701 --> 00:16:25.137
  • I'LL NEVER FLY.I'M JUST A GLORIFIED WORM.
  • 00:16:25.137 --> 00:16:26.005
  • I'M JUST A GLORIFIED WORM.THAT'S IMPOSSIBLE."
  • 00:16:26.005 --> 00:16:28.574
  • THAT'S IMPOSSIBLE."BUT ONE DAY, THE CATERPILLAR
  • 00:16:28.574 --> 00:16:31.243
  • BUT ONE DAY, THE CATERPILLARSPINS A COCOON AROUND ITSELF.
  • 00:16:31.243 --> 00:16:32.945
  • SPINS A COCOON AROUND ITSELF.HE HANGS UPSIDE DOWN FROM A
  • 00:16:32.945 --> 00:16:33.879
  • HE HANGS UPSIDE DOWN FROM ABRANCH.
  • 00:16:33.879 --> 00:16:35.181
  • BRANCH.IT'S DARK.
  • 00:16:35.181 --> 00:16:37.850
  • IT'S DARK.HE CAN'T MOVE, HE CAN'T EAT.
  • 00:16:37.850 --> 00:16:39.151
  • HE CAN'T MOVE, HE CAN'T EAT.IF YOU WERE TO ASK HIM WHEN
  • 00:16:39.151 --> 00:16:40.853
  • IF YOU WERE TO ASK HIM WHENHE WAS IN THE COCOON, HE
  • 00:16:40.853 --> 00:16:42.755
  • HE WAS IN THE COCOON, HEWOULD SAY, "LET ME GO BACK TO
  • 00:16:42.755 --> 00:16:43.956
  • WOULD SAY, "LET ME GO BACK TOWHERE I WAS.
  • 00:16:43.956 --> 00:16:45.091
  • WHERE I WAS.LET ME GO BACK TO BEING A
  • 00:16:45.091 --> 00:16:46.025
  • LET ME GO BACK TO BEING ACATERPILLAR.
  • 00:16:46.025 --> 00:16:47.793
  • CATERPILLAR.I DON'T LIKE WHERE I AM.
  • 00:16:47.793 --> 00:16:49.028
  • I DON'T LIKE WHERE I AM.I'M UNCOMFORTABLE.
  • 00:16:49.028 --> 00:16:51.130
  • I'M UNCOMFORTABLE.IT'S DARK, IT'S LONELY."
  • 00:16:51.130 --> 00:16:53.065
  • IT'S DARK, IT'S LONELY."WHAT HE DOESN'T REALIZE IS IN
  • 00:16:53.065 --> 00:16:55.067
  • WHAT HE DOESN'T REALIZE IS INTHE DARK A TRANSFORMATION IS
  • 00:16:55.067 --> 00:16:55.935
  • THE DARK A TRANSFORMATION ISTAKING PLACE.
  • 00:16:55.935 --> 00:16:57.837
  • TAKING PLACE.BEFORE LONG, HE STARTS
  • 00:16:57.837 --> 00:16:58.304
  • BEFORE LONG, HE STARTSFEELING SOME WINGS.
  • 00:16:58.304 --> 00:17:00.973
  • FEELING SOME WINGS.HE GETS THE STRENGTH TO PUSH
  • 00:17:00.973 --> 00:17:02.475
  • HE GETS THE STRENGTH TO PUSHOUT OF THAT COCOON.
  • 00:17:02.475 --> 00:17:03.776
  • OUT OF THAT COCOON.NOW, INSTEAD OF CRAWLING ON
  • 00:17:03.776 --> 00:17:05.244
  • NOW, INSTEAD OF CRAWLING ONTHE GROUND, HE'S A BEAUTIFUL
  • 00:17:05.244 --> 00:17:06.846
  • THE GROUND, HE'S A BEAUTIFULBUTTERFLY FLOATING THROUGH
  • 00:17:06.846 --> 00:17:08.180
  • BUTTERFLY FLOATING THROUGHTHE AIR.
  • 00:17:08.180 --> 00:17:10.082
  • THE AIR.LIKE THE CATERPILLAR, NONE OF
  • 00:17:10.082 --> 00:17:12.084
  • LIKE THE CATERPILLAR, NONE OFUS LIKE THE NIGHT SEASONS.
  • 00:17:12.084 --> 00:17:12.718
  • US LIKE THE NIGHT SEASONS.WE DON'T LIKE BEING
  • 00:17:12.718 --> 00:17:13.752
  • WE DON'T LIKE BEINGUNCOMFORTABLE.
  • 00:17:13.752 --> 00:17:14.653
  • UNCOMFORTABLE.WE DON'T SEE ANYTHING
  • 00:17:14.653 --> 00:17:15.721
  • WE DON'T SEE ANYTHINGHAPPENING.
  • 00:17:15.721 --> 00:17:17.623
  • HAPPENING.BUT THERE ARE TIMES THAT GOD
  • 00:17:17.623 --> 00:17:19.325
  • BUT THERE ARE TIMES THAT GODINCUBATES US.
  • 00:17:19.325 --> 00:17:20.759
  • INCUBATES US.HE TAKES US THROUGH THE DARK
  • 00:17:20.759 --> 00:17:22.394
  • HE TAKES US THROUGH THE DARKPLACES, NOT TO MAKE US
  • 00:17:22.394 --> 00:17:24.530
  • PLACES, NOT TO MAKE USMISERABLE BUT IN THE DARK A
  • 00:17:24.530 --> 00:17:25.931
  • MISERABLE BUT IN THE DARK ATRANSFORMATION IS TAKING
  • 00:17:25.931 --> 00:17:26.866
  • TRANSFORMATION IS TAKINGPLACE.
  • 00:17:26.866 --> 00:17:28.334
  • PLACE.YOU'RE GROWING, YOU'RE BEING
  • 00:17:28.334 --> 00:17:29.268
  • YOU'RE GROWING, YOU'RE BEINGREFINED.
  • 00:17:29.268 --> 00:17:30.669
  • REFINED.YOU MAY NOT LIKE IT BUT YOU
  • 00:17:30.669 --> 00:17:31.737
  • YOU MAY NOT LIKE IT BUT YOUHAVE TO KEEP REMINDING
  • 00:17:31.737 --> 00:17:33.339
  • HAVE TO KEEP REMINDINGYOURSELF YOUR WINGS ARE
  • 00:17:33.339 --> 00:17:34.940
  • YOURSELF YOUR WINGS AREDEVELOPING, YOU'RE ABOUT TO
  • 00:17:34.940 --> 00:17:37.076
  • DEVELOPING, YOU'RE ABOUT TOSTEP UP TO A NEW LEVEL.
  • 00:17:37.076 --> 00:17:38.978
  • STEP UP TO A NEW LEVEL.NO MORE CRAWLING, LIVING IN
  • 00:17:38.978 --> 00:17:39.745
  • NO MORE CRAWLING, LIVING INMEDIOCRITY.
  • 00:17:39.745 --> 00:17:41.080
  • MEDIOCRITY.YOU WERE MADE FOR HIGHER
  • 00:17:41.080 --> 00:17:41.714
  • YOU WERE MADE FOR HIGHERTHINGS.
  • 00:17:41.714 --> 00:17:43.082
  • THINGS.AND YOU MAY BE IN A NIGHT
  • 00:17:43.082 --> 00:17:45.818
  • AND YOU MAY BE IN A NIGHTSEASON BUT BY FAITH I CAN SEE
  • 00:17:45.818 --> 00:17:47.253
  • SEASON BUT BY FAITH I CAN SEEYOUR COCOON STARTING TO OPEN
  • 00:17:47.253 --> 00:17:48.053
  • YOUR COCOON STARTING TO OPENUP.
  • 00:17:48.053 --> 00:17:50.289
  • UP.I CAN SEE A WING COMING OUT.
  • 00:17:50.289 --> 00:17:51.557
  • I CAN SEE A WING COMING OUT.THIS IS NO TIME TO BE
  • 00:17:51.557 --> 00:17:52.391
  • THIS IS NO TIME TO BEDISCOURAGED.
  • 00:17:52.391 --> 00:17:53.859
  • DISCOURAGED.YOU'RE ON THE VERGE OF TAKING
  • 00:17:53.859 --> 00:17:54.593
  • YOU'RE ON THE VERGE OF TAKINGOFF.
  • 00:17:54.593 --> 00:17:55.561
  • OFF.YOU'RE ABOUT TO BECOME A
  • 00:17:55.561 --> 00:17:57.096
  • YOU'RE ABOUT TO BECOME ABEAUTIFUL BUTTERFLY.
  • 00:17:57.096 --> 00:17:58.264
  • BEAUTIFUL BUTTERFLY.YOU'RE GOING TO GO PLACES
  • 00:17:58.264 --> 00:17:59.865
  • YOU'RE GOING TO GO PLACESTHAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED.
  • 00:17:59.865 --> 00:18:01.700
  • THAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED.NOW, DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THE
  • 00:18:01.700 --> 00:18:02.501
  • NOW, DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THECOCOON.
  • 00:18:02.501 --> 00:18:03.302
  • COCOON."IT'S DARK, IT'S
  • 00:18:03.302 --> 00:18:05.037
  • "IT'S DARK, IT'SUNCOMFORTABLE, I'M LONELY."
  • 00:18:05.037 --> 00:18:06.438
  • UNCOMFORTABLE, I'M LONELY."KEEP A GOOD ATTITUDE.
  • 00:18:06.438 --> 00:18:07.606
  • KEEP A GOOD ATTITUDE.IT'S ALL A PART OF THE
  • 00:18:07.606 --> 00:18:08.374
  • IT'S ALL A PART OF THEPROCESS.
  • 00:18:08.374 --> 00:18:09.942
  • PROCESS.GOD IS CHANGING YOU FROM
  • 00:18:09.942 --> 00:18:11.844
  • GOD IS CHANGING YOU FROMGLORY TO GLORY.
  • 00:18:11.844 --> 00:18:13.812
  • GLORY TO GLORY.IN THE SCRIPTURE, JACOB HAD
  • 00:18:13.812 --> 00:18:14.914
  • IN THE SCRIPTURE, JACOB HADNOT LIVED THE RIGHT KIND OF
  • 00:18:14.914 --> 00:18:15.614
  • NOT LIVED THE RIGHT KIND OFLIFE.
  • 00:18:15.614 --> 00:18:17.349
  • LIFE.HE WAS DISHONEST, HE CHEATED
  • 00:18:17.349 --> 00:18:18.717
  • HE WAS DISHONEST, HE CHEATEDPEOPLE, TRICKED HIS BROTHER
  • 00:18:18.717 --> 00:18:20.452
  • PEOPLE, TRICKED HIS BROTHEROUT OF HIS BIRTHRIGHT.
  • 00:18:20.452 --> 00:18:21.520
  • OUT OF HIS BIRTHRIGHT.YOU WOULD THINK THAT GOD
  • 00:18:21.520 --> 00:18:22.755
  • YOU WOULD THINK THAT GODWOULDN'T HAVE ANYTHING TO DO
  • 00:18:22.755 --> 00:18:23.822
  • WOULDN'T HAVE ANYTHING TO DOWITH HIM.
  • 00:18:23.822 --> 00:18:25.958
  • WITH HIM.BUT GOD DOESN'T WRITE US OFF.
  • 00:18:25.958 --> 00:18:27.526
  • BUT GOD DOESN'T WRITE US OFF.HE KEEPS WORKING WITH US,
  • 00:18:27.526 --> 00:18:29.562
  • HE KEEPS WORKING WITH US,SHOWING US HIS MERCY.
  • 00:18:29.562 --> 00:18:30.796
  • SHOWING US HIS MERCY.AND JACOB WAS TRAVELING ON A
  • 00:18:30.796 --> 00:18:32.698
  • AND JACOB WAS TRAVELING ON ALONG JOURNEY THROUGH THE
  • 00:18:32.698 --> 00:18:33.766
  • LONG JOURNEY THROUGH THEDESERT.
  • 00:18:33.766 --> 00:18:36.101
  • DESERT.HE WAS HOT AND TIRED AND
  • 00:18:36.101 --> 00:18:36.769
  • HE WAS HOT AND TIRED ANDHUNGRY.
  • 00:18:36.769 --> 00:18:39.104
  • HUNGRY.NOTHING WAS GOING HIS WAY.
  • 00:18:39.104 --> 00:18:40.539
  • NOTHING WAS GOING HIS WAY.HE CAME TO A PLACE TO SPEND
  • 00:18:40.539 --> 00:18:41.674
  • HE CAME TO A PLACE TO SPENDTHE NIGHT.
  • 00:18:41.674 --> 00:18:42.908
  • THE NIGHT.ALL HE COULD FIND FOR A
  • 00:18:42.908 --> 00:18:45.110
  • ALL HE COULD FIND FOR APILLOW WAS A ROCK.
  • 00:18:45.110 --> 00:18:47.046
  • PILLOW WAS A ROCK.HE WAS IN A HARD PLACE, A
  • 00:18:47.046 --> 00:18:49.949
  • HE WAS IN A HARD PLACE, ALONELY TIME, A NIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:18:49.949 --> 00:18:51.550
  • LONELY TIME, A NIGHT SEASON.I'M SURE HE THOUGHT THAT GOD
  • 00:18:51.550 --> 00:18:53.352
  • I'M SURE HE THOUGHT THAT GODHAD FORGOTTEN ABOUT HIM.
  • 00:18:53.352 --> 00:18:54.653
  • HAD FORGOTTEN ABOUT HIM.HE WENT TO SLEEP THAT NIGHT,
  • 00:18:54.653 --> 00:18:56.922
  • HE WENT TO SLEEP THAT NIGHT,DOWN ON HIMSELF, DISCOURAGED,
  • 00:18:56.922 --> 00:18:58.724
  • DOWN ON HIMSELF, DISCOURAGED,FULL OF REGRETS.
  • 00:18:58.724 --> 00:19:00.492
  • FULL OF REGRETS.WHILE HE WAS SLEEPING, HE HAD
  • 00:19:00.492 --> 00:19:01.694
  • WHILE HE WAS SLEEPING, HE HADA DREAM.
  • 00:19:01.694 --> 00:19:03.429
  • A DREAM.HE SAW THE HEAVENS OPEN UP
  • 00:19:03.429 --> 00:19:04.597
  • HE SAW THE HEAVENS OPEN UPAND THERE WAS A HUGE
  • 00:19:04.597 --> 00:19:06.532
  • AND THERE WAS A HUGESTAIRCASE WITH ANGELS GOING
  • 00:19:06.532 --> 00:19:08.133
  • STAIRCASE WITH ANGELS GOINGUP AND DOWN AND, AT THE TOP,
  • 00:19:08.133 --> 00:19:10.102
  • UP AND DOWN AND, AT THE TOP,THE LORD WAS STANDING THERE.
  • 00:19:10.102 --> 00:19:11.937
  • THE LORD WAS STANDING THERE.HE SAID, "JACOB, THE GROUND
  • 00:19:11.937 --> 00:19:13.872
  • HE SAID, "JACOB, THE GROUNDYOU ARE LYING ON BELONGS TO
  • 00:19:13.872 --> 00:19:15.874
  • YOU ARE LYING ON BELONGS TOYOU AND YOUR DESCENDANTS.
  • 00:19:15.874 --> 00:19:17.476
  • YOU AND YOUR DESCENDANTS.I WILL PROTECT YOU WHEREVER
  • 00:19:17.476 --> 00:19:18.410
  • I WILL PROTECT YOU WHEREVERYOU GO.
  • 00:19:18.410 --> 00:19:19.378
  • YOU GO.I WILL BE WITH YOU
  • 00:19:19.378 --> 00:19:21.714
  • I WILL BE WITH YOUCONTINUALLY UNTIL I GIVE YOU
  • 00:19:21.714 --> 00:19:22.748
  • CONTINUALLY UNTIL I GIVE YOUEVERYTHING THAT I HAVE
  • 00:19:22.748 --> 00:19:24.083
  • EVERYTHING THAT I HAVEPROMISED."
  • 00:19:24.083 --> 00:19:25.584
  • PROMISED."WHEN JACOB WOKE UP, HE
  • 00:19:25.584 --> 00:19:26.652
  • WHEN JACOB WOKE UP, HECOULDN'T BELIEVE WHAT HE HAD
  • 00:19:26.652 --> 00:19:27.620
  • COULDN'T BELIEVE WHAT HE HADSEEN.
  • 00:19:27.620 --> 00:19:29.555
  • SEEN.HE SAID, "SURELY, THE LORD
  • 00:19:29.555 --> 00:19:31.490
  • HE SAID, "SURELY, THE LORDWAS IN THIS PLACE."
  • 00:19:31.490 --> 00:19:33.025
  • WAS IN THIS PLACE."WHAT'S INTERESTING IS HE
  • 00:19:33.025 --> 00:19:34.893
  • WHAT'S INTERESTING IS HEWASN'T IN THE CHURCH, WASN'T
  • 00:19:34.893 --> 00:19:35.995
  • WASN'T IN THE CHURCH, WASN'TIN A TEMPLE, WASN'T IN THE
  • 00:19:35.995 --> 00:19:37.129
  • IN A TEMPLE, WASN'T IN THESYNAGOGUE.
  • 00:19:37.129 --> 00:19:38.931
  • SYNAGOGUE.HE WAS IN THE DESERT.
  • 00:19:38.931 --> 00:19:40.733
  • HE WAS IN THE DESERT.GOD WAS SHOWING US THAT HE'S
  • 00:19:40.733 --> 00:19:43.002
  • GOD WAS SHOWING US THAT HE'STHE GOD OF HARD PLACES, THE
  • 00:19:43.002 --> 00:19:45.204
  • THE GOD OF HARD PLACES, THEGOD OF LONELY TIMES, THE GOD
  • 00:19:45.204 --> 00:19:47.306
  • GOD OF LONELY TIMES, THE GODOF NIGHT SEASONS.
  • 00:19:47.306 --> 00:19:48.407
  • OF NIGHT SEASONS.AND YOU MAY BE IN A
  • 00:19:48.407 --> 00:19:50.242
  • AND YOU MAY BE IN ADIFFICULTY NOW, FIGHTING A
  • 00:19:50.242 --> 00:19:51.677
  • DIFFICULTY NOW, FIGHTING ABATTLE IN YOUR HEALTH,
  • 00:19:51.677 --> 00:19:53.145
  • BATTLE IN YOUR HEALTH,DEALING WITH DEPRESSION,
  • 00:19:53.145 --> 00:19:54.246
  • DEALING WITH DEPRESSION,RAISING A SPECIAL NEEDS
  • 00:19:54.246 --> 00:19:54.847
  • RAISING A SPECIAL NEEDSCHILD.
  • 00:19:54.847 --> 00:19:56.048
  • CHILD.YOU FEEL ALONE, FORGOTTEN,
  • 00:19:56.048 --> 00:19:57.082
  • YOU FEEL ALONE, FORGOTTEN,DISCOURAGED.
  • 00:19:57.082 --> 00:19:59.218
  • DISCOURAGED.GOD IS RIGHT THERE WITH YOU.
  • 00:19:59.218 --> 00:20:01.153
  • GOD IS RIGHT THERE WITH YOU.LIKE WITH JACOB, I BELIEVE
  • 00:20:01.153 --> 00:20:02.721
  • LIKE WITH JACOB, I BELIEVETHE HEAVENS ARE ABOUT TO OPEN
  • 00:20:02.721 --> 00:20:03.389
  • THE HEAVENS ARE ABOUT TO OPENUP.
  • 00:20:03.389 --> 00:20:04.723
  • UP.GOD IS GOING TO MAKE THINGS
  • 00:20:04.723 --> 00:20:06.125
  • GOD IS GOING TO MAKE THINGSHAPPEN THAT YOU COULDN'T MAKE
  • 00:20:06.125 --> 00:20:07.493
  • HAPPEN THAT YOU COULDN'T MAKEHAPPEN.
  • 00:20:07.493 --> 00:20:09.962
  • HAPPEN.YOU MAY BE IN A HARD PLACE
  • 00:20:09.962 --> 00:20:11.730
  • YOU MAY BE IN A HARD PLACEBUT YOU'RE NOT STAYING THERE.
  • 00:20:11.730 --> 00:20:12.931
  • BUT YOU'RE NOT STAYING THERE.YOUR HEALTH IS GOING TO
  • 00:20:12.931 --> 00:20:13.732
  • YOUR HEALTH IS GOING TOIMPROVE.
  • 00:20:13.732 --> 00:20:14.733
  • IMPROVE.YOU'RE GOING TO BREAK THAT
  • 00:20:14.733 --> 00:20:15.501
  • YOU'RE GOING TO BREAK THATADDICTION.
  • 00:20:15.501 --> 00:20:16.802
  • ADDICTION.THE RIGHT PEOPLE ARE GOING TO
  • 00:20:16.802 --> 00:20:17.703
  • THE RIGHT PEOPLE ARE GOING TOSHOW UP.
  • 00:20:17.703 --> 00:20:18.604
  • SHOW UP.YOU'RE GOING TO SAY, LIKE
  • 00:20:18.604 --> 00:20:20.072
  • YOU'RE GOING TO SAY, LIKEHIM, "THE LORD WAS IN THIS
  • 00:20:20.072 --> 00:20:20.939
  • HIM, "THE LORD WAS IN THISPLACE.
  • 00:20:20.939 --> 00:20:21.974
  • PLACE.THE LORD HEALED ME FROM
  • 00:20:21.974 --> 00:20:22.808
  • THE LORD HEALED ME FROMCANCER.
  • 00:20:22.808 --> 00:20:23.842
  • CANCER.THE LORD FREED ME FROM
  • 00:20:23.842 --> 00:20:24.777
  • THE LORD FREED ME FROMDEPRESSION.
  • 00:20:24.777 --> 00:20:25.878
  • DEPRESSION.THE LORD BLESSED MY
  • 00:20:25.878 --> 00:20:26.912
  • THE LORD BLESSED MYBUSINESS."
  • 00:20:26.912 --> 00:20:28.647
  • BUSINESS."HE'S NOT GOING TO STOP UNTIL
  • 00:20:28.647 --> 00:20:30.049
  • HE'S NOT GOING TO STOP UNTILHE'S GIVEN YOU EVERYTHING
  • 00:20:30.049 --> 00:20:31.850
  • HE'S GIVEN YOU EVERYTHINGTHAT HE'S PROMISED.
  • 00:20:31.850 --> 00:20:33.052
  • THAT HE'S PROMISED.YOU'VE HEARD THE PHRASE, "THE
  • 00:20:33.052 --> 00:20:34.320
  • YOU'VE HEARD THE PHRASE, "THENIGHT SHIFT."
  • 00:20:34.320 --> 00:20:35.521
  • NIGHT SHIFT."THAT MEANS, OF COURSE, PEOPLE
  • 00:20:35.521 --> 00:20:37.156
  • THAT MEANS, OF COURSE, PEOPLETHAT WORK DURING THE NIGHT.
  • 00:20:37.156 --> 00:20:38.991
  • THAT WORK DURING THE NIGHT.BUT THINK OF IT ANOTHER WAY.
  • 00:20:38.991 --> 00:20:40.526
  • BUT THINK OF IT ANOTHER WAY.IN THE NIGHT, THINGS ARE
  • 00:20:40.526 --> 00:20:42.027
  • IN THE NIGHT, THINGS AREGOING TO SHIFT.
  • 00:20:42.027 --> 00:20:43.495
  • GOING TO SHIFT.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "GOD
  • 00:20:43.495 --> 00:20:44.897
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS: "GODNEVER SLEEPS."
  • 00:20:44.897 --> 00:20:46.131
  • NEVER SLEEPS."HE DOESN'T JUST WORK THE
  • 00:20:46.131 --> 00:20:47.900
  • HE DOESN'T JUST WORK THENIGHT SHIFT, BUT HE SHIFTS
  • 00:20:47.900 --> 00:20:48.967
  • NIGHT SHIFT, BUT HE SHIFTSTHINGS IN THE NIGHT.
  • 00:20:48.967 --> 00:20:51.070
  • THINGS IN THE NIGHT.AND YOU MAY BE IN A NIGHT
  • 00:20:51.070 --> 00:20:52.204
  • AND YOU MAY BE IN A NIGHTSEASON, YOU DON'T SEE HOW IT
  • 00:20:52.204 --> 00:20:53.038
  • SEASON, YOU DON'T SEE HOW ITCOULD WORK OUT.
  • 00:20:53.038 --> 00:20:54.740
  • COULD WORK OUT.DON'T WORRY, A NIGHT SHIFT IS
  • 00:20:54.740 --> 00:20:55.541
  • DON'T WORRY, A NIGHT SHIFT ISCOMING.
  • 00:20:55.541 --> 00:20:57.142
  • COMING.THE GOD WHO WORKS THE NIGHT
  • 00:20:57.142 --> 00:20:58.777
  • THE GOD WHO WORKS THE NIGHTSHIFT IS GOING TO SHIFT
  • 00:20:58.777 --> 00:21:00.546
  • SHIFT IS GOING TO SHIFTTHINGS IN YOUR FAVOR.
  • 00:21:00.546 --> 00:21:01.580
  • THINGS IN YOUR FAVOR.THERE'S GOING TO BE A SHIFT
  • 00:21:01.580 --> 00:21:03.282
  • THERE'S GOING TO BE A SHIFTIN YOUR HEALTH, A SHIFT IN
  • 00:21:03.282 --> 00:21:05.250
  • IN YOUR HEALTH, A SHIFT INYOUR FINANCES, A SHIFT WITH
  • 00:21:05.250 --> 00:21:06.652
  • YOUR FINANCES, A SHIFT WITHTHAT ADDICTION.
  • 00:21:06.652 --> 00:21:07.586
  • THAT ADDICTION.YOU THINK YOU'RE GONNA HAVE
  • 00:21:07.586 --> 00:21:08.253
  • YOU THINK YOU'RE GONNA HAVEIT FOR YEARS.
  • 00:21:08.253 --> 00:21:09.221
  • IT FOR YEARS.IT LOOKS PERMANENT.
  • 00:21:09.221 --> 00:21:10.656
  • IT LOOKS PERMANENT.NO, GET READY FOR A NIGHT
  • 00:21:10.656 --> 00:21:11.857
  • NO, GET READY FOR A NIGHTSHIFT.
  • 00:21:11.857 --> 00:21:12.758
  • SHIFT.THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED WITH
  • 00:21:12.758 --> 00:21:14.026
  • THIS IS WHAT HAPPENED WITHPAUL AND SILAS.
  • 00:21:14.026 --> 00:21:15.094
  • PAUL AND SILAS.THEY WERE IN PRISON FOR
  • 00:21:15.094 --> 00:21:16.795
  • THEY WERE IN PRISON FORSPREADING THE GOOD NEWS.
  • 00:21:16.795 --> 00:21:18.697
  • SPREADING THE GOOD NEWS.DOWN IN THE DEEPEST DUNGEONS,
  • 00:21:18.697 --> 00:21:20.599
  • DOWN IN THE DEEPEST DUNGEONS,THEIR FEET WERE IN CHAINS.
  • 00:21:20.599 --> 00:21:22.401
  • THEIR FEET WERE IN CHAINS.BUT AT MIDNIGHT, AS THEY WERE
  • 00:21:22.401 --> 00:21:24.203
  • BUT AT MIDNIGHT, AS THEY WERESINGING PRAISES TO GOD,
  • 00:21:24.203 --> 00:21:25.771
  • SINGING PRAISES TO GOD,SUDDENLY THERE WAS A GREAT
  • 00:21:25.771 --> 00:21:26.605
  • SUDDENLY THERE WAS A GREATEARTHQUAKE.
  • 00:21:26.605 --> 00:21:28.240
  • EARTHQUAKE.THE PRISON DOORS FLUNG OPEN,
  • 00:21:28.240 --> 00:21:29.341
  • THE PRISON DOORS FLUNG OPEN,THE CHAINS CAME OFF THEIR
  • 00:21:29.341 --> 00:21:29.975
  • THE CHAINS CAME OFF THEIRFEET.
  • 00:21:29.975 --> 00:21:31.877
  • FEET.THEY WALKED OUT AS FREE MEN.
  • 00:21:31.877 --> 00:21:32.644
  • THEY WALKED OUT AS FREE MEN.WHAT HAPPENED?
  • 00:21:32.644 --> 00:21:34.513
  • WHAT HAPPENED?GOD SHIFTED THE EARTH,
  • 00:21:34.513 --> 00:21:36.281
  • GOD SHIFTED THE EARTH,SHIFTED THE PRISON DOORS.
  • 00:21:36.281 --> 00:21:37.349
  • SHIFTED THE PRISON DOORS.WHEN DID IT HAPPEN?
  • 00:21:37.349 --> 00:21:38.650
  • WHEN DID IT HAPPEN?AT MIDNIGHT.
  • 00:21:38.650 --> 00:21:40.619
  • AT MIDNIGHT.IT WAS A NIGHT SHIFT FROM THE
  • 00:21:40.619 --> 00:21:41.987
  • IT WAS A NIGHT SHIFT FROM THEGOD WHO WORKS THE NIGHT
  • 00:21:41.987 --> 00:21:43.355
  • GOD WHO WORKS THE NIGHTSHIFT.
  • 00:21:43.355 --> 00:21:44.790
  • SHIFT.THINGS THAT LOOK PERMANENT IN
  • 00:21:44.790 --> 00:21:47.059
  • THINGS THAT LOOK PERMANENT INYOUR LIFE, THE ADDICTION, THE
  • 00:21:47.059 --> 00:21:49.261
  • YOUR LIFE, THE ADDICTION, THESICKNESS, THE PANIC ATTACKS,
  • 00:21:49.261 --> 00:21:50.896
  • SICKNESS, THE PANIC ATTACKS,THE LACK AND STRUGGLE,
  • 00:21:50.896 --> 00:21:51.764
  • THE LACK AND STRUGGLE,THOUGHTS WILL TELL YOU YOU'LL
  • 00:21:51.764 --> 00:21:52.931
  • THOUGHTS WILL TELL YOU YOU'LLALWAYS HAVE TO DEAL WITH
  • 00:21:52.931 --> 00:21:53.532
  • ALWAYS HAVE TO DEAL WITHTHAT.
  • 00:21:53.532 --> 00:21:55.134
  • THAT.DON'T BELIEVE THOSE LIES.
  • 00:21:55.134 --> 00:21:57.169
  • DON'T BELIEVE THOSE LIES.YOU'RE IN A NIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:21:57.169 --> 00:21:58.637
  • YOU'RE IN A NIGHT SEASON.THAT MEANS YOU'RE IN PERFECT
  • 00:21:58.637 --> 00:22:01.540
  • THAT MEANS YOU'RE IN PERFECTPOSITION FOR A NIGHT SHIFT.
  • 00:22:01.540 --> 00:22:03.976
  • POSITION FOR A NIGHT SHIFT.GOD SPECIALIZES IN SHIFTING
  • 00:22:03.976 --> 00:22:05.544
  • GOD SPECIALIZES IN SHIFTINGTHINGS IN THE DARK.
  • 00:22:05.544 --> 00:22:06.979
  • THINGS IN THE DARK.INSTEAD OF WORRYING ALL
  • 00:22:06.979 --> 00:22:08.247
  • INSTEAD OF WORRYING ALLTHROUGH THE DAY: "LORD, THANK
  • 00:22:08.247 --> 00:22:10.015
  • THROUGH THE DAY: "LORD, THANKYOU FOR A NIGHT SHIFT.
  • 00:22:10.015 --> 00:22:10.783
  • YOU FOR A NIGHT SHIFT.THANK YOU THAT THINGS ARE
  • 00:22:10.783 --> 00:22:12.317
  • THANK YOU THAT THINGS ARECHANGING IN MY FAVOR.
  • 00:22:12.317 --> 00:22:13.886
  • CHANGING IN MY FAVOR.IT'S DARK NOW BUT, GOD, I
  • 00:22:13.886 --> 00:22:15.120
  • IT'S DARK NOW BUT, GOD, IBELIEVE WHAT YOU SAID.
  • 00:22:15.120 --> 00:22:16.622
  • BELIEVE WHAT YOU SAID.LIGHT IS ABOUT TO COME
  • 00:22:16.622 --> 00:22:18.424
  • LIGHT IS ABOUT TO COMEBURSTING IN."
  • 00:22:18.424 --> 00:22:20.659
  • BURSTING IN."GENESIS CHAPTER 2, ADAM WAS
  • 00:22:20.659 --> 00:22:22.327
  • GENESIS CHAPTER 2, ADAM WASIN THE GARDEN OF EDEN BY
  • 00:22:22.327 --> 00:22:23.328
  • IN THE GARDEN OF EDEN BYHIMSELF.
  • 00:22:23.328 --> 00:22:24.763
  • HIMSELF.LIFE WAS GOOD.
  • 00:22:24.763 --> 00:22:26.165
  • LIFE WAS GOOD.HE WAS NAMING THE ANIMALS
  • 00:22:26.165 --> 00:22:28.200
  • HE WAS NAMING THE ANIMALSTHAT GOD CREATED AND ENJOYING
  • 00:22:28.200 --> 00:22:29.968
  • THAT GOD CREATED AND ENJOYINGTHE CRYSTAL CLEAR RIVER,
  • 00:22:29.968 --> 00:22:31.470
  • THE CRYSTAL CLEAR RIVER,BEAUTIFUL TREES, DELICIOUS
  • 00:22:31.470 --> 00:22:32.304
  • BEAUTIFUL TREES, DELICIOUSFRUIT.
  • 00:22:32.304 --> 00:22:33.772
  • FRUIT.THERE WERE NO PROBLEMS, NO
  • 00:22:33.772 --> 00:22:35.707
  • THERE WERE NO PROBLEMS, NOSICKNESS, NO OPPOSITION.
  • 00:22:35.707 --> 00:22:36.875
  • SICKNESS, NO OPPOSITION.HE DIDN'T THINK IT COULD GET
  • 00:22:36.875 --> 00:22:38.110
  • HE DIDN'T THINK IT COULD GETANY BETTER.
  • 00:22:38.110 --> 00:22:39.478
  • ANY BETTER.BUT GOD DIDN'T WANT HIM TO
  • 00:22:39.478 --> 00:22:40.746
  • BUT GOD DIDN'T WANT HIM TOLIVE ALONE.
  • 00:22:40.746 --> 00:22:44.082
  • LIVE ALONE.VERSE 21 SAYS GOD CAUSED ADAM
  • 00:22:44.082 --> 00:22:47.085
  • VERSE 21 SAYS GOD CAUSED ADAMTO FALL INTO A DEEP SLEEP.
  • 00:22:47.085 --> 00:22:48.921
  • TO FALL INTO A DEEP SLEEP.GOD PUT HIM IN A NIGHT
  • 00:22:48.921 --> 00:22:50.055
  • GOD PUT HIM IN A NIGHTSEASON.
  • 00:22:50.055 --> 00:22:52.124
  • SEASON.HE TOOK A RIB FROM HIS SIDE
  • 00:22:52.124 --> 00:22:53.659
  • HE TOOK A RIB FROM HIS SIDEAND USED IT TO CREATE A
  • 00:22:53.659 --> 00:22:54.259
  • AND USED IT TO CREATE AWOMAN.
  • 00:22:54.259 --> 00:22:56.028
  • WOMAN.AND WHEN ADAM WOKE UP FROM
  • 00:22:56.028 --> 00:22:58.030
  • AND WHEN ADAM WOKE UP FROMTHIS DEEP SLEEP AND SAW EVE,
  • 00:22:58.030 --> 00:23:00.165
  • THIS DEEP SLEEP AND SAW EVE,THE FIRST THING HE SAID WAS,
  • 00:23:00.165 --> 00:23:01.967
  • THE FIRST THING HE SAID WAS,"WOW, GOD, YOU HAVE OUTDONE
  • 00:23:01.967 --> 00:23:03.469
  • "WOW, GOD, YOU HAVE OUTDONEYOURSELF."
  • 00:23:03.469 --> 00:23:05.704
  • YOURSELF."BUT I'M SURE, AT THE TIME, HE
  • 00:23:05.704 --> 00:23:07.673
  • BUT I'M SURE, AT THE TIME, HEDIDN'T UNDERSTAND WHY GOD WAS
  • 00:23:07.673 --> 00:23:08.474
  • DIDN'T UNDERSTAND WHY GOD WASPUTTING HIM TO SLEEP.
  • 00:23:08.474 --> 00:23:11.510
  • PUTTING HIM TO SLEEP.HE WAS HAPPY, LIFE WAS GOOD.
  • 00:23:11.510 --> 00:23:13.479
  • HE WAS HAPPY, LIFE WAS GOOD.BUT SOME THINGS WE CAN ONLY
  • 00:23:13.479 --> 00:23:15.414
  • BUT SOME THINGS WE CAN ONLYDEVELOP IN THE DARK.
  • 00:23:15.414 --> 00:23:16.682
  • DEVELOP IN THE DARK.IF GOD DIDN'T PUT US TO
  • 00:23:16.682 --> 00:23:18.584
  • IF GOD DIDN'T PUT US TOSLEEP, SO TO SPEAK, HAVE US
  • 00:23:18.584 --> 00:23:20.385
  • SLEEP, SO TO SPEAK, HAVE USGO THROUGH A NIGHT SEASON, WE
  • 00:23:20.385 --> 00:23:21.954
  • GO THROUGH A NIGHT SEASON, WEWOULD NEVER SEE THE FULLNESS
  • 00:23:21.954 --> 00:23:24.056
  • WOULD NEVER SEE THE FULLNESSOF WHAT HE HAS IN STORE.
  • 00:23:24.056 --> 00:23:25.724
  • OF WHAT HE HAS IN STORE.YOU MAY FEEL LIKE GOD HAS PUT
  • 00:23:25.724 --> 00:23:27.125
  • YOU MAY FEEL LIKE GOD HAS PUTYOU TO SLEEP, THINGS HAVE
  • 00:23:27.125 --> 00:23:28.794
  • YOU TO SLEEP, THINGS HAVESLOWED DOWN, YOU'RE IN A
  • 00:23:28.794 --> 00:23:29.428
  • SLOWED DOWN, YOU'RE IN ACHALLENGE.
  • 00:23:29.428 --> 00:23:31.230
  • CHALLENGE.IT'S A NIGHT SEASON.
  • 00:23:31.230 --> 00:23:32.464
  • IT'S A NIGHT SEASON.BE ENCOURAGED.
  • 00:23:32.464 --> 00:23:34.466
  • BE ENCOURAGED.WHEN YOU WAKE UP AND SEE WHAT
  • 00:23:34.466 --> 00:23:36.401
  • WHEN YOU WAKE UP AND SEE WHATGOD HAS BEEN UP TO, FIRST
  • 00:23:36.401 --> 00:23:37.769
  • GOD HAS BEEN UP TO, FIRSTTHING YOU'RE GOING TO SAY IS,
  • 00:23:37.769 --> 00:23:38.804
  • THING YOU'RE GOING TO SAY IS,"WOW, GOD.
  • 00:23:38.804 --> 00:23:40.005
  • "WOW, GOD.I NEVER DREAMED YOU'D TAKE ME
  • 00:23:40.005 --> 00:23:41.173
  • I NEVER DREAMED YOU'D TAKE MEHERE."
  • 00:23:41.173 --> 00:23:42.207
  • HERE."I NEVER DREAMED WE'D HAVE THE
  • 00:23:42.207 --> 00:23:43.609
  • I NEVER DREAMED WE'D HAVE THECOMPAQ CENTER.
  • 00:23:43.609 --> 00:23:44.910
  • COMPAQ CENTER.I NEVER DREAMED I'D BE THIS
  • 00:23:44.910 --> 00:23:46.211
  • I NEVER DREAMED I'D BE THISHEALTHY AGAIN.
  • 00:23:46.211 --> 00:23:48.113
  • HEALTHY AGAIN.GOD HAS SOME WOWS IN YOUR
  • 00:23:48.113 --> 00:23:49.314
  • GOD HAS SOME WOWS IN YOURFUTURE.
  • 00:23:49.314 --> 00:23:50.682
  • FUTURE.DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THE DARK
  • 00:23:50.682 --> 00:23:51.383
  • DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THE DARKPLACES.
  • 00:23:51.383 --> 00:23:52.451
  • PLACES.THEY ARE LEADING YOU TO THE
  • 00:23:52.451 --> 00:23:54.353
  • THEY ARE LEADING YOU TO THEAMAZING THINGS GOD HAS IN
  • 00:23:54.353 --> 00:23:54.920
  • AMAZING THINGS GOD HAS INSTORE.
  • 00:23:54.920 --> 00:23:56.722
  • STORE.AND YOU MAY NOT UNDERSTAND IT
  • 00:23:56.722 --> 00:23:58.223
  • AND YOU MAY NOT UNDERSTAND ITBUT GOD WOULDN'T HAVE ALLOWED
  • 00:23:58.223 --> 00:23:59.892
  • BUT GOD WOULDN'T HAVE ALLOWEDIT IF HE WASN'T GOING TO USE
  • 00:23:59.892 --> 00:24:01.460
  • IT IF HE WASN'T GOING TO USEIT TO YOUR ADVANTAGE.
  • 00:24:01.460 --> 00:24:03.729
  • IT TO YOUR ADVANTAGE.RIGHT NOW, GOD IS WORKING
  • 00:24:03.729 --> 00:24:05.364
  • RIGHT NOW, GOD IS WORKINGBEHIND THE SCENES.
  • 00:24:05.364 --> 00:24:06.598
  • BEHIND THE SCENES.HE SEES WHAT YOU'RE DEALING
  • 00:24:06.598 --> 00:24:07.266
  • HE SEES WHAT YOU'RE DEALINGWITH.
  • 00:24:07.266 --> 00:24:08.667
  • WITH.HE KNOWS HOW YOU FEEL.
  • 00:24:08.667 --> 00:24:10.269
  • HE KNOWS HOW YOU FEEL.HE'S SAYING, "THE NIGHT
  • 00:24:10.269 --> 00:24:12.671
  • HE'S SAYING, "THE NIGHTSEASONS ARE NOT PERMANENT."
  • 00:24:12.671 --> 00:24:14.139
  • SEASONS ARE NOT PERMANENT."YOU MAY BE IN THAT COCOON,
  • 00:24:14.139 --> 00:24:15.974
  • YOU MAY BE IN THAT COCOON,IT'S DARK, UNCOMFORTABLE, BUT
  • 00:24:15.974 --> 00:24:17.676
  • IT'S DARK, UNCOMFORTABLE, BUTHE'S MAKING YOU AND MOLDING
  • 00:24:17.676 --> 00:24:18.310
  • HE'S MAKING YOU AND MOLDINGYOU.
  • 00:24:18.310 --> 00:24:19.912
  • YOU.YOUR WINGS ARE DEVELOPING.
  • 00:24:19.912 --> 00:24:21.213
  • YOUR WINGS ARE DEVELOPING.YOU'RE ABOUT TO TAKE OFF TO A
  • 00:24:21.213 --> 00:24:21.847
  • YOU'RE ABOUT TO TAKE OFF TO ANEW LEVEL.
  • 00:24:21.847 --> 00:24:23.982
  • NEW LEVEL.AND I BELIEVE AND DECLARE
  • 00:24:23.982 --> 00:24:25.551
  • AND I BELIEVE AND DECLAREYOU'RE ABOUT TO SEE A NIGHT
  • 00:24:25.551 --> 00:24:27.486
  • YOU'RE ABOUT TO SEE A NIGHTSHIFT FROM SICKNESS TO
  • 00:24:27.486 --> 00:24:29.187
  • SHIFT FROM SICKNESS TOHEALTH, FROM LACK TO
  • 00:24:29.187 --> 00:24:31.089
  • HEALTH, FROM LACK TOABUNDANCE, FROM ADDICTIONS TO
  • 00:24:31.089 --> 00:24:31.723
  • ABUNDANCE, FROM ADDICTIONS TOFREEDOM.
  • 00:24:31.723 --> 00:24:33.025
  • FREEDOM.THE LIGHT IS GOING TO COME
  • 00:24:33.025 --> 00:24:34.192
  • THE LIGHT IS GOING TO COMEBURSTING IN.
  • 00:24:34.192 --> 00:24:36.361
  • BURSTING IN.GET READY FOR SOME WOWS IN
  • 00:24:36.361 --> 00:24:37.362
  • GET READY FOR SOME WOWS INJESUS' NAME.
  • 00:24:37.362 --> 00:24:39.331
  • JESUS' NAME.IF YOU RECEIVE IT, CAN YOU
  • 00:24:39.331 --> 00:24:40.299
  • IF YOU RECEIVE IT, CAN YOUSAY, "AMEN"?
  • 00:24:40.299 --> 00:24:43.101
  • SAY, "AMEN"?I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU AN
  • 00:24:43.101 --> 00:24:44.770
  • I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU ANOPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS THE
  • 00:24:44.770 --> 00:24:46.271
  • OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS THELORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:46.271 --> 00:24:47.706
  • LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:24:47.706 --> 00:24:50.475
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I
  • 00:24:50.475 --> 00:24:52.711
  • JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, IREPENT OF MY SINS.
  • 00:24:52.711 --> 00:24:54.713
  • REPENT OF MY SINS.COME INTO MY HEART.
  • 00:24:54.713 --> 00:24:56.014
  • COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND
  • 00:24:56.014 --> 00:24:56.615
  • I MAKE YOU MY LORD ANDSAVIOR."
  • 00:24:56.615 --> 00:24:58.917
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  • GET IN A GOOD BIBLE-BASEDCHURCH AND KEEP GOD FIRST
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  • CHURCH AND KEEP GOD FIRSTPLACE.
  • 00:25:05.223 --> 00:25:06.158
  • PLACE.VICTORIA AND I WILL BE RIGHT
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  • A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO ALL OFOUR CHAMPION OF HOPE PARTNERS
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  • OUR CHAMPION OF HOPE PARTNERSFOR WHAT YOU DO TO KEEP THE
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  • FOR WHAT YOU DO TO KEEP THEMINISTRY POSSIBLE.
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  • MINISTRY POSSIBLE.I HOPE YOU'LL DOWNLOAD OUR
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  • I HOPE YOU'LL DOWNLOAD OURDAILY PODCAST. YOU CAN BE
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  • DAILY PODCAST. YOU CAN BEENCOURAGED AND INSPIRED EACH
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  • ENCOURAGED AND INSPIRED EACHDAY AS YOU LISTEN TO THESE
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  • DAY AS YOU LISTEN TO THESEMESSAGES.
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  • MESSAGES.> VICTORIA: BECAUSE OF YOUR
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  • > VICTORIA: BECAUSE OF YOURGIVING, WE ARE PROVIDING
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  • GIVING, WE ARE PROVIDINGCRITICAL BACK TO SCHOOL
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  • CRITICAL BACK TO SCHOOLASSISTANCE FOR FAMILIES AND
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  • ASSISTANCE FOR FAMILIES ANDTEACHERS ACROSS OUR CITY.
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  • TEACHERS ACROSS OUR CITY.YOUR GENEROSITY ALLOWS US TO
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  • YOUR GENEROSITY ALLOWS US TOGIVE FINANCIAL GIFTS FOR
  • 00:26:31.343 --> 00:26:32.711
  • GIVE FINANCIAL GIFTS FORHUNDREDS OF TEACHERS IN
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  • HUNDREDS OF TEACHERS INFIVE DISTRICTS AND MANY FAMILIES
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  • FIVE DISTRICTS AND MANY FAMILIESWHO NEED TECHNOLOGY FOR VIRTUAL
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  • WHO NEED TECHNOLOGY FOR VIRTUALLEARNING, FOOD FOR THE PANTRY,
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  • LEARNING, FOOD FOR THE PANTRY,AS WELL AS ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
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  • > NICOLE M.: ONE OF THE THINGS
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  • > NICOLE M.: ONE OF THE THINGSI LOVE ABOUT LAKEWOOD IS THAT
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  • I LOVE ABOUT LAKEWOOD IS THATLAKEWOOD IS VERY INSPIRATIONAL.
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  • LAKEWOOD IS VERY INSPIRATIONAL.IT GIVES US HOPE WHEN SOMETIMES
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  • IT GIVES US HOPE WHEN SOMETIMESWE ARE FEELING REALLY DOWN OR
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  • WE ARE FEELING REALLY DOWN ORWE'RE STRUGGLING. IT'S NOT
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  • WE'RE STRUGGLING. IT'S NOTJUST ABOUT PREACHING THE WORD,
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  • JUST ABOUT PREACHING THE WORD,IT'S ACTUALLY DOING WHAT'S IN
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  • IT'S ACTUALLY DOING WHAT'S INTHE WORD. IT'S BEING ACTIVE
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  • THE WORD. IT'S BEING ACTIVEPARTICIPANTS IN THE COMMUNITY.
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  • PARTICIPANTS IN THE COMMUNITY.GIVING TO THOSE WHO STRUGGLE
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  • GIVING TO THOSE WHO STRUGGLEAND ONCE AGAIN GIVING THAT
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  • > JOEL: LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.
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  • > JOEL: LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.LORD, THANK YOU FOR ALL THOSE
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  • LORD, THANK YOU FOR ALL THOSETHAT ARE LISTENING AND
  • 00:27:07.913 --> 00:27:09.347
  • THAT ARE LISTENING ANDWATCHING RIGHT NOW. I KNOW
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  • WATCHING RIGHT NOW. I KNOWYOU'VE GOT THEM IN THE PALM OF
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  • YOU'VE GOT THEM IN THE PALM OFYOUR HAND. LORD, I THANK YOU
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  • YOUR HAND. LORD, I THANK YOUTHAT YOU'RE RESTORING HEALTH,
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  • THAT YOU'RE RESTORING HEALTH,JOY, AND RELATIONSHIPS. DOING
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  • JOY, AND RELATIONSHIPS. DOINGWHAT THEY CAN'T DO ON THEIR
  • 00:27:17.122 --> 00:27:18.590
  • WHAT THEY CAN'T DO ON THEIROWN. WE THANK YOU LORD THAT
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  • OWN. WE THANK YOU LORD THATYOU HAVEN'T BROUGHT THEM THIS
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  • YOU HAVEN'T BROUGHT THEM THISFAR TO LEAVE THEM. THAT YOU
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  • FAR TO LEAVE THEM. THAT YOUHAVE AWESOME THINGS IN STORE.
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  • HAVE AWESOME THINGS IN STORE.THAT EVEN TODAY WOULD BE A
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  • THAT EVEN TODAY WOULD BE ABREAKTHROUGH DAY. IN JESUS'
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  • BREAKTHROUGH DAY. IN JESUS'NAME. GOD BLESS YOU!
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