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By This Time Next Year

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July 31, 2020
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Joel and Victoria Osteen's message of unconditional love and unending hope reaches everyone across the world.

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  • - JOEL OSTEEN: WELL,
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  • - JOEL OSTEEN: WELL,GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.IT'S A JOY TO COME INTO YOUR
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  • IT'S A JOY TO COME INTO YOURHOMES AND IF YOU'RE EVER IN
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  • HOMES AND IF YOU'RE EVER INOUR AREA, PLEASE STOP BY AND
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  • OUR AREA, PLEASE STOP BY ANDBE A PART
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  • BE A PARTOF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.
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  • OF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKE YOU
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  • I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKE YOUFEEL RIGHT AT HOME.
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  • FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.I LIKE TO START WITH
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  • I LIKE TO START WITHSOMETHING FUNNY AND ONE
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  • SOMETHING FUNNY AND ONESUNDAY MORNING IN CHURCH,
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  • SUNDAY MORNING IN CHURCH,EVERYTHING WAS GOING GREAT
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  • EVERYTHING WAS GOING GREATUNTIL A BOLT OF LIGHTNING HIT
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  • UNTIL A BOLT OF LIGHTNING HITTHE SANCTUARY.
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  • THE SANCTUARY.WHEN THE SMOKE CLEARED, SATAN
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  • WHEN THE SMOKE CLEARED, SATANHIMSELF WAS STANDING BEHIND
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  • HIMSELF WAS STANDING BEHINDTHE PODIUM.
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  • THE PODIUM.PEOPLE PANICKED
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  • PEOPLE PANICKEDAND TOOK OFF RUNNING.
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  • AND TOOK OFF RUNNING.EVERYONE, THAT IS,
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  • EVERYONE, THAT IS,EXCEPT ONE LADY.
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  • EXCEPT ONE LADY.SHE SAT ON THE FRONT ROW
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  • SHE SAT ON THE FRONT ROWAS CALMLY AS CAN BE.
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  • AS CALMLY AS CAN BE.SATAN WAS APPALLED.
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  • SATAN WAS APPALLED.HE SAID,
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  • HE SAID,"LADY, DO YOU KNOW WHO I AM?"
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  • "LADY, DO YOU KNOW WHO I AM?"SHE SAID, "I SURE DO."
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  • SHE SAID, "I SURE DO."HE SAID,
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  • HE SAID,"AREN'T YOU AFRAID OF ME?"
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  • "AREN'T YOU AFRAID OF ME?"SHE SAID,
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  • SHE SAID,"NOT IN THE LEAST BIT."
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  • "NOT IN THE LEAST BIT."HE SAID, "WHY NOT?"
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  • HE SAID, "WHY NOT?"SHE SAID, "WHY SHOULD I BE?
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  • SHE SAID, "WHY SHOULD I BE?I'VE BEEN MARRIED TO YOUR
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  • I'VE BEEN MARRIED TO YOURBROTHER FOR 30 YEARS."
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  • BROTHER FOR 30 YEARS."ALL RIGHT,
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  • ALL RIGHT,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
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  • I CAN DOWHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO.
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  • WHAT IT SAYS I CAN 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
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  • I WILL NEVER BE THE SAMEIN JESUS'S NAME."
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  • IN JESUS'S NAME."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 BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR.
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  • ABOUT BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR.WE ALL FACE CHALLENGES THAT
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  • WE ALL FACE CHALLENGES THATLOOK PERMANENT, LIKE THEY'LL
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  • LOOK PERMANENT, LIKE THEY'LLNEVER TURN AROUND, DREAMS AND
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  • NEVER TURN AROUND, DREAMS ANDGOALS THAT SEEM
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  • GOALS THAT SEEMLIKE THEY'RE A LONG WAY OFF.
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  • LIKE THEY'RE A LONG WAY OFF.IT'S EASY TO GET DISCOURAGED
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  • IT'S EASY TO GET DISCOURAGEDAND ACCEPT THAT
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  • AND ACCEPT THATIT'S NEVER GOING TO WORK OUT.
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  • IT'S NEVER GOING TO WORK OUT.BUT WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS GOD
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  • BUT WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS GODIS WORKING BEHIND THE SCENES.
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  • IS WORKING BEHIND THE SCENES.WHAT HE PROMISED YOU,
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  • WHAT HE PROMISED YOU,HE STILL HAS EVERY INTENTION
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  • HE STILL HAS EVERY INTENTIONOF BRINGING IT TO PASS.
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  • OF BRINGING IT TO PASS.NOW, ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCES
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  • NOW, ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCESMAY SAY IT'S GOING TO TAKE
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  • MAY SAY IT'S GOING TO TAKEYEARS TO GET OUT OF DEBT,
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  • YEARS TO GET OUT OF DEBT,YEARS TO MEET THE RIGHT
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  • YEARS TO MEET THE RIGHTPERSON, BUT GOD
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  • PERSON, BUT GODIS GOING TO SURPRISE YOU.
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  • IS GOING TO SURPRISE YOU.IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN SOONER
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  • IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN SOONERTHAN IT LOOKS.
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  • THAN IT LOOKS.THERE WASN'T ANY SIGN OF IT.
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  • THERE WASN'T ANY SIGN OF IT.YOU WEREN'T EXPECTING IT.
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  • YOU WEREN'T EXPECTING IT.OUT OF NOWHERE, YOUR HEALTH
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  • OUT OF NOWHERE, YOUR HEALTHIMPROVES, YOUR BUSINESS TAKES
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  • IMPROVES, YOUR BUSINESS TAKESOFF, YOU BREAK THE ADDICTION.
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  • OFF, YOU BREAK THE ADDICTION.DON'T BELIEVE THE LIES THAT
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  • DON'T BELIEVE THE LIES THATIT'S PERMANENT.
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  • IT'S PERMANENT.YOU MAY NOT SEE ANYTHING
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  • YOU MAY NOT SEE ANYTHINGCHANGING YET, STAY IN FAITH,
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  • CHANGING YET, STAY IN FAITH,YOU ARE CLOSER THAN YOU
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  • YOU ARE CLOSER THAN YOUTHINK.
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  • THINK.2 KINGS CHAPTER 4, THERE WAS
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  • 2 KINGS CHAPTER 4, THERE WASA WEALTHY LADY THAT LIVED IN
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  • A WEALTHY LADY THAT LIVED INTHE TOWN OF SHUNAM.
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  • THE TOWN OF SHUNAM.WHEN THE PROPHET ELISHA CAME
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  • WHEN THE PROPHET ELISHA CAMETHROUGH, SHE WOULD INVITE HIM
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  • THROUGH, SHE WOULD INVITE HIMTO COME TO DINNER WITH HER
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  • TO COME TO DINNER WITH HERAND HER HUSBAND.
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  • AND HER HUSBAND.SHE COULD SENSE THERE WAS
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  • SHE COULD SENSE THERE WASSOMETHING SPECIAL ABOUT
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  • SOMETHING SPECIAL ABOUTELISHA.
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  • ELISHA.SHE TOLD HER HUSBAND,
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  • SHE TOLD HER HUSBAND,"HE'S A MAN OF GOD.
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  • "HE'S A MAN OF GOD.WE NEED TO TAKE CARE OF HIM."
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  • WE NEED TO TAKE CARE OF HIM."SHE HAD THEM BUILD A ROOM ON
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  • SHE HAD THEM BUILD A ROOM ONTOP OF HER HOUSE, A GUEST
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  • TOP OF HER HOUSE, A GUESTSUITE, SO ELISHA COULD STAY
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  • SUITE, SO ELISHA COULD STAYTHERE WHEN HE WAS IN TOWN.
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  • THERE WHEN HE WAS IN TOWN.SHE COULD HAVE JUST KEPT
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  • SHE COULD HAVE JUST KEPTINVITING HIM TO DINNER, THAT
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  • INVITING HIM TO DINNER, THATWOULD HAVE BEEN NICE.
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  • WOULD HAVE BEEN NICE.SHE COULD HAVE RENTED HIM A
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  • SHE COULD HAVE RENTED HIM AROOM AT THE LOCAL INN, THAT
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  • ROOM AT THE LOCAL INN, THATWOULD HAVE BEEN KIND.
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  • WOULD HAVE BEEN KIND.BUT THIS LADY WENT TO GREAT
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  • BUT THIS LADY WENT TO GREATLENGTHS TO TAKE CARE OF
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  • LENGTHS TO TAKE CARE OFELISHA.
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  • ELISHA.HE HAD THIS OWN ROOM ON TOP
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  • HE HAD THIS OWN ROOM ON TOPOF HER HOUSE, BEAUTIFUL BED,
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  • OF HER HOUSE, BEAUTIFUL BED,WINDOWS, NICE CARPET ON THE
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  • WINDOWS, NICE CARPET ON THEGROUND.
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  • GROUND.ONE DAY ELISHA WAS IN TOWN
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  • ONE DAY ELISHA WAS IN TOWNRESTING IN THAT BED.
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  • RESTING IN THAT BED.HE BEGAN TO THINK ABOUT HOW
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  • HE BEGAN TO THINK ABOUT HOWKIND THE LADY WAS AND HOW
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  • KIND THE LADY WAS AND HOWSHE'D GONE TO GREAT EXPENSE
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  • SHE'D GONE TO GREAT EXPENSETO MAKE SURE HE WAS
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  • TO MAKE SURE HE WASCOMFORTABLE.
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  • COMFORTABLE.SHE SAID TO HIS ASSISTANT,
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  • SHE SAID TO HIS ASSISTANT,"GO ASK HER WHAT SHE WANTS ME
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  • "GO ASK HER WHAT SHE WANTS MEDO FOR HER."
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  • DO FOR HER."HE ASKED.
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  • HE ASKED.THE LADY SAID,
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  • THE LADY SAID,"I DON'T NEED ANYTHING.
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  • "I DON'T NEED ANYTHING.WE'RE BLESSED.
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  • WE'RE BLESSED.WE'RE HEALTHY.
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  • WE'RE HEALTHY.LIFE IS GOOD."
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  • LIFE IS GOOD."BUT ELISHA WAS DETERMINED TO
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  • BUT ELISHA WAS DETERMINED TODO SOMETHING.
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  • DO SOMETHING.HE SAID, "WELL, GO BACK AND
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  • HE SAID, "WELL, GO BACK ANDASK IF SHE WANTS ME TO PUT IN
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  • ASK IF SHE WANTS ME TO PUT INA GOOD WORD FOR HER TO THE
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  • A GOOD WORD FOR HER TO THECOMMANDER OF THE ARMY."
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  • COMMANDER OF THE ARMY."HE ASKED, CAME BACK, "ELISHA,
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  • HE ASKED, CAME BACK, "ELISHA,SHE SAID NO TO THAT TOO.
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  • SHE SAID NO TO THAT TOO.SHE KNOWS THE KING.
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  • SHE KNOWS THE KING.SHE KNOWS THE COMMANDER.
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  • SHE KNOWS THE COMMANDER.THEY'RE ALL FRIENDS."
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  • THEY'RE ALL FRIENDS."YOU WOULD THINK ELISHA WOULD
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  • YOU WOULD THINK ELISHA WOULDSAY, "ALL RIGHT,
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  • SAY, "ALL RIGHT,I TRIED MY BEST.
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  • I TRIED MY BEST.I'M GLAD THIS LADY IS
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  • I'M GLAD THIS LADY ISBLESSED."
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  • BLESSED."BUT HE DIDN'T STOP THERE.
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  • BUT HE DIDN'T STOP THERE.HE ASKED HIS ASSISTANT,
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  • HE ASKED HIS ASSISTANT,"WHAT DO YOU THINK
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  • "WHAT DO YOU THINKI CAN DO FOR HER?"
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  • I CAN DO FOR HER?"HE SAID, "THE ONLY THING I
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  • HE SAID, "THE ONLY THING ICAN THINK OF IS SHE'S NEVER
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  • CAN THINK OF IS SHE'S NEVERHAD CHILDREN.
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  • HAD CHILDREN.SHE'S BEEN BARREN
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  • SHE'S BEEN BARRENHER WHOLE LIFE."
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  • HER WHOLE LIFE."ELISHA SAID, "GO GET HER.
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  • ELISHA SAID, "GO GET HER.I WANT TO SPEAK TO HER."
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  • I WANT TO SPEAK TO HER."THE LADY CAME TO THE DOORWAY.
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  • THE LADY CAME TO THE DOORWAY.ELISHA SAID, "BY THIS TIME
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  • ELISHA SAID, "BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO BE
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  • NEXT YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO BEHOLDING A SON IN YOUR ARMS."
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  • HOLDING A SON IN YOUR ARMS."SHE NEARLY PASSED OUT.
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  • SHE NEARLY PASSED OUT.THAT WAS HER DREAM.
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  • THAT WAS HER DREAM.SHE SAID, "SIR, PLEASE,
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  • SHE SAID, "SIR, PLEASE,DON'T LIE TO ME LIKE THAT.
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  • DON'T LIE TO ME LIKE THAT.YOU KNOW MY HUSBAND
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  • YOU KNOW MY HUSBANDIS AN OLD MAN.
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  • IS AN OLD MAN.EVEN THOUGH SHE THOUGHT IT
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  • EVEN THOUGH SHE THOUGHT ITWAS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, EVEN
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  • WAS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, EVENTHOUGH SHE DIDN'T REALLY
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  • THOUGH SHE DIDN'T REALLYBELIEVE, A YEAR LATER, SHE
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  • BELIEVE, A YEAR LATER, SHEGAVE BIRTH TO A HEALTHY SON.
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  • GAVE BIRTH TO A HEALTHY SON.I COULD IMAGINE THAT BED SHE
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  • I COULD IMAGINE THAT BED SHEBUILT FOR THE PROPHET NOW HER
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  • BUILT FOR THE PROPHET NOW HERLITTLE BABY WAS IN THAT BED.
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  • LITTLE BABY WAS IN THAT BED.THAT EXTRA ROOM SHE ADDED TO
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  • THAT EXTRA ROOM SHE ADDED TOTAKE CARE OF THE MAN OF GOD,
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  • TAKE CARE OF THE MAN OF GOD,SHE NEVER DREAMED ONE DAY HER
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  • SHE NEVER DREAMED ONE DAY HEROWN CHILD WOULD BE USING THAT
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  • OWN CHILD WOULD BE USING THATROOM.
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  • ROOM.WHEN YOU GIVE TO TAKE CARE OF
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  • WHEN YOU GIVE TO TAKE CARE OFGOD'S WORK, WHEN YOU'RE
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  • GOD'S WORK, WHEN YOU'REGENEROUS WITH YOUR TITHES AND
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  • GENEROUS WITH YOUR TITHES ANDOFFERINGS, LIKE THIS LADY,
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  • OFFERINGS, LIKE THIS LADY,GOD WILL ALWAYS TAKE CARE OF
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  • GOD WILL ALWAYS TAKE CARE OFYOU.
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  • YOU.YOU CANNOT GIVE GOD SOMETHING
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  • YOU CANNOT GIVE GOD SOMETHINGWITHOUT HIM GIVING YOU MORE
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  • WITHOUT HIM GIVING YOU MOREBACK IN RETURN.
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  • BACK IN RETURN.THIS LADY DIDN'T NEED
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  • THIS LADY DIDN'T NEEDANYTHING.
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  • ANYTHING.SHE WAS BLESSED, HAPPY, BUT
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  • SHE WAS BLESSED, HAPPY, BUTGOD WON'T ALLOW YOU TO JUST
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  • GOD WON'T ALLOW YOU TO JUSTBE A GIVER.
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  • BE A GIVER.WHEN YOU GIVE, IT WILL COME
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  • WHEN YOU GIVE, IT WILL COMEBACK TO YOU GOOD MEASURE,
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  • BACK TO YOU GOOD MEASURE,PRESSED DOWN, RUNNING OVER.
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  • PRESSED DOWN, RUNNING OVER.THIS LADY HAD ALREADY
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  • THIS LADY HAD ALREADYACCEPTED THAT SHE COULDN'T
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  • ACCEPTED THAT SHE COULDN'THAVE CHILDREN.
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  • HAVE CHILDREN.IT WAS TOO LATE.
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  • IT WAS TOO LATE.SHE HAD MISSED HER WINDOW OF
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  • SHE HAD MISSED HER WINDOW OFOPPORTUNITY, BUT GOD IS NOT
  • 00:05:23.179 --> 00:05:25.181
  • OPPORTUNITY, BUT GOD IS NOTLIMITED BY THE NATURAL.
  • 00:05:25.181 --> 00:05:27.016
  • LIMITED BY THE NATURAL.HE'S A SUPERNATURAL GOD.
  • 00:05:27.016 --> 00:05:29.085
  • HE'S A SUPERNATURAL GOD.HE CAN MAKE THINGS HAPPEN OUT
  • 00:05:29.085 --> 00:05:30.620
  • HE CAN MAKE THINGS HAPPEN OUTOF SEASON.
  • 00:05:30.620 --> 00:05:32.021
  • OF SEASON.IT MAY LOOK LIKE YOU COULD
  • 00:05:32.021 --> 00:05:33.756
  • IT MAY LOOK LIKE YOU COULDNEVER HAVE A BABY, NEVER
  • 00:05:33.756 --> 00:05:35.258
  • NEVER HAVE A BABY, NEVERACCOMPLISH A DREAM, NEVER GET
  • 00:05:35.258 --> 00:05:36.559
  • ACCOMPLISH A DREAM, NEVER GETOUT OF DEBT.
  • 00:05:36.559 --> 00:05:38.661
  • OUT OF DEBT.GOD IS SAYING TO YOU WHAT HE
  • 00:05:38.661 --> 00:05:40.763
  • GOD IS SAYING TO YOU WHAT HESAID TO HER, "BY THIS TIME
  • 00:05:40.763 --> 00:05:42.331
  • SAID TO HER, "BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:05:42.331 --> 00:05:44.033
  • NEXT YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TOSEE THINGS HAPPEN THAT YOU
  • 00:05:44.033 --> 00:05:45.802
  • SEE THINGS HAPPEN THAT YOUNEVER DREAMED WOULD HAPPEN."
  • 00:05:45.802 --> 00:05:47.570
  • NEVER DREAMED WOULD HAPPEN."THE MEDICAL REPORT MAY NOT
  • 00:05:47.570 --> 00:05:49.939
  • THE MEDICAL REPORT MAY NOTLOOK GOOD, BUT GOD CAN DO
  • 00:05:49.939 --> 00:05:51.707
  • LOOK GOOD, BUT GOD CAN DOWHAT MEDICINE CANNOT DO.
  • 00:05:51.707 --> 00:05:53.509
  • WHAT MEDICINE CANNOT DO.BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR, YOU
  • 00:05:53.509 --> 00:05:55.745
  • BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR, YOUCOULD BE CANCER FREE.
  • 00:05:55.745 --> 00:05:56.712
  • COULD BE CANCER FREE.YOU'VE BEEN SINGLE A LONG
  • 00:05:56.712 --> 00:05:58.548
  • YOU'VE BEEN SINGLE A LONGTIME, GET READY, BY THIS TIME
  • 00:05:58.548 --> 00:05:59.816
  • TIME, GET READY, BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, YOU COULD BE
  • 00:05:59.816 --> 00:06:01.350
  • NEXT YEAR, YOU COULD BEHAPPILY MARRIED.
  • 00:06:01.350 --> 00:06:02.952
  • HAPPILY MARRIED.BUSINESS IS SLOW, STAY
  • 00:06:02.952 --> 00:06:04.487
  • BUSINESS IS SLOW, STAYENCOURAGED, BY THIS TIME NEXT
  • 00:06:04.487 --> 00:06:05.855
  • ENCOURAGED, BY THIS TIME NEXTYEAR, YOU COULD BE OUT OF
  • 00:06:05.855 --> 00:06:06.856
  • YEAR, YOU COULD BE OUT OFDEBT.
  • 00:06:06.856 --> 00:06:08.357
  • DEBT."NOT ME, JOEL, YOU SHOULD SEE
  • 00:06:08.357 --> 00:06:09.692
  • "NOT ME, JOEL, YOU SHOULD SEEMY FINANCES."
  • 00:06:09.692 --> 00:06:11.694
  • MY FINANCES."YOU SHOULD SEE MY GOD.
  • 00:06:11.694 --> 00:06:13.930
  • YOU SHOULD SEE MY GOD.ONE TOUCH OF HIS FAVOR, ONE
  • 00:06:13.930 --> 00:06:16.532
  • ONE TOUCH OF HIS FAVOR, ONEGOOD BREAK, ONE PROMOTION,
  • 00:06:16.532 --> 00:06:18.568
  • GOOD BREAK, ONE PROMOTION,WILL PUT YOU INTO OVERFLOW.
  • 00:06:18.568 --> 00:06:20.603
  • WILL PUT YOU INTO OVERFLOW.WHEN YOU HEAR THIS, IT CAN
  • 00:06:20.603 --> 00:06:22.371
  • WHEN YOU HEAR THIS, IT CANSOUND TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE.
  • 00:06:22.371 --> 00:06:23.339
  • SOUND TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE.THAT'S THE WAY THIS LADY
  • 00:06:23.339 --> 00:06:24.307
  • THAT'S THE WAY THIS LADYFELT.
  • 00:06:24.307 --> 00:06:25.408
  • FELT.SHE SAID IN EFFECT, "ELISHA,
  • 00:06:25.408 --> 00:06:27.310
  • SHE SAID IN EFFECT, "ELISHA,DON'T GET MY HOPES UP.
  • 00:06:27.310 --> 00:06:28.377
  • DON'T GET MY HOPES UP.YOU KNOW I'VE DREAMED OF
  • 00:06:28.377 --> 00:06:29.846
  • YOU KNOW I'VE DREAMED OFHAVING A BABY."
  • 00:06:29.846 --> 00:06:31.414
  • HAVING A BABY."HER MIND TOLD HER THAT IT
  • 00:06:31.414 --> 00:06:32.949
  • HER MIND TOLD HER THAT ITWASN'T GOING TO HAPPEN, BUT
  • 00:06:32.949 --> 00:06:34.584
  • WASN'T GOING TO HAPPEN, BUTDOWN IN HER SPIRIT, SOMETHING
  • 00:06:34.584 --> 00:06:36.853
  • DOWN IN HER SPIRIT, SOMETHINGWHISPERED, "THIS IS FOR YOU.
  • 00:06:36.853 --> 00:06:37.753
  • WHISPERED, "THIS IS FOR YOU.RECEIVE IT.
  • 00:06:37.753 --> 00:06:39.655
  • RECEIVE IT.YOUR BABY IS ON THE WAY."
  • 00:06:39.655 --> 00:06:42.058
  • YOUR BABY IS ON THE WAY."YOUR MIND WILL TELL YOU ALL
  • 00:06:42.058 --> 00:06:43.259
  • YOUR MIND WILL TELL YOU ALLTHE REASONS WHY YOU WON'T GET
  • 00:06:43.259 --> 00:06:45.228
  • THE REASONS WHY YOU WON'T GETWELL AND HOW YOU CAN'T GET
  • 00:06:45.228 --> 00:06:46.662
  • WELL AND HOW YOU CAN'T GETOUT OF DEBT, ESPECIALLY IN A
  • 00:06:46.662 --> 00:06:47.196
  • OUT OF DEBT, ESPECIALLY IN AYEAR.
  • 00:06:47.196 --> 00:06:47.797
  • YEAR.YOU KIDDING, IT'S GONNA TAKE
  • 00:06:47.797 --> 00:06:49.031
  • YOU KIDDING, IT'S GONNA TAKEYOU 30 YEARS.
  • 00:06:49.031 --> 00:06:51.334
  • YOU 30 YEARS.YOUR MIND MAY SAY NO, BUT IF
  • 00:06:51.334 --> 00:06:52.502
  • YOUR MIND MAY SAY NO, BUT IFYOU'LL LISTEN DOWN IN YOUR
  • 00:06:52.502 --> 00:06:54.136
  • YOU'LL LISTEN DOWN IN YOURSPIRIT, YOU WILL HEAR THAT
  • 00:06:54.136 --> 00:06:55.705
  • SPIRIT, YOU WILL HEAR THATSTILL, SMALL VOICE SAYING,
  • 00:06:55.705 --> 00:06:58.040
  • STILL, SMALL VOICE SAYING,"YES, IT IS ON THE WAY."
  • 00:06:58.040 --> 00:06:59.909
  • "YES, IT IS ON THE WAY."I TALKED TO A LADY THAT HAD A
  • 00:06:59.909 --> 00:07:02.245
  • I TALKED TO A LADY THAT HAD ACHILD BORN PREMATURELY.
  • 00:07:02.245 --> 00:07:03.479
  • CHILD BORN PREMATURELY.HER SON SPENT THE FIRST YEAR
  • 00:07:03.479 --> 00:07:05.715
  • HER SON SPENT THE FIRST YEAROF HIS LIFE IN THE HOSPITAL.
  • 00:07:05.715 --> 00:07:07.116
  • OF HIS LIFE IN THE HOSPITAL.SHE HAS INSURANCE BUT IT
  • 00:07:07.116 --> 00:07:08.751
  • SHE HAS INSURANCE BUT ITDIDN'T COVER THE FULL AMOUNT.
  • 00:07:08.751 --> 00:07:10.219
  • DIDN'T COVER THE FULL AMOUNT.THE PART SHE OWED
  • 00:07:10.219 --> 00:07:12.255
  • THE PART SHE OWEDWAS $3 MILLION,
  • 00:07:12.255 --> 00:07:13.356
  • WAS $3 MILLION,AND SHE WAS GRATEFUL
  • 00:07:13.356 --> 00:07:14.657
  • AND SHE WAS GRATEFULTHAT HER SON WAS ALIVE BUT
  • 00:07:14.657 --> 00:07:16.659
  • THAT HER SON WAS ALIVE BUTSHE'S A SCHOOLTEACHER.
  • 00:07:16.659 --> 00:07:17.727
  • SHE'S A SCHOOLTEACHER.IT LOOKED LIKE SHE WOULD BE
  • 00:07:17.727 --> 00:07:18.761
  • IT LOOKED LIKE SHE WOULD BEPAYING ON THAT DEBT
  • 00:07:18.761 --> 00:07:20.196
  • PAYING ON THAT DEBTHER WHOLE LIFE.
  • 00:07:20.196 --> 00:07:22.031
  • HER WHOLE LIFE.JUST RECENTLY, SHE RECEIVED A
  • 00:07:22.031 --> 00:07:23.966
  • JUST RECENTLY, SHE RECEIVED ALETTER FROM THE HOSPITAL.
  • 00:07:23.966 --> 00:07:25.535
  • LETTER FROM THE HOSPITAL.THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS SAID,
  • 00:07:25.535 --> 00:07:27.436
  • THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS SAID,"WE HAVE DECIDED TO FORGIVE
  • 00:07:27.436 --> 00:07:30.306
  • "WE HAVE DECIDED TO FORGIVEYOUR $3 MILLION DEBT."
  • 00:07:30.306 --> 00:07:33.209
  • YOUR $3 MILLION DEBT."NOT ONLY THAT, THEY REFUNDED
  • 00:07:33.209 --> 00:07:34.410
  • NOT ONLY THAT, THEY REFUNDEDSEVERAL YEARS WORTH OF
  • 00:07:34.410 --> 00:07:35.344
  • SEVERAL YEARS WORTH OFPAYMENTS THAT SHE HAD ALREADY
  • 00:07:35.344 --> 00:07:37.113
  • PAYMENTS THAT SHE HAD ALREADYMADE.
  • 00:07:37.113 --> 00:07:38.981
  • MADE.BUT IF THAT LADY WOULD HAVE
  • 00:07:38.981 --> 00:07:41.183
  • BUT IF THAT LADY WOULD HAVEHEARD THIS MESSAGE BEFORE SHE
  • 00:07:41.183 --> 00:07:42.818
  • HEARD THIS MESSAGE BEFORE SHERECEIVED THE LETTER, SHE
  • 00:07:42.818 --> 00:07:43.719
  • RECEIVED THE LETTER, SHEWOULD HAVE THOUGHT, "JOEL,
  • 00:07:43.719 --> 00:07:45.321
  • WOULD HAVE THOUGHT, "JOEL,YOU HAVE THE WRONG PERSON.
  • 00:07:45.321 --> 00:07:47.189
  • YOU HAVE THE WRONG PERSON.ME BE OUT OF DEBT IN A YEAR?
  • 00:07:47.189 --> 00:07:48.791
  • ME BE OUT OF DEBT IN A YEAR?THAT'S NOT POSSIBLE."
  • 00:07:48.791 --> 00:07:50.293
  • THAT'S NOT POSSIBLE."BUT IF SHE WERE HERE TODAY,
  • 00:07:50.293 --> 00:07:51.894
  • BUT IF SHE WERE HERE TODAY,SHE WOULD TELL YOU GOD CAN DO
  • 00:07:51.894 --> 00:07:53.396
  • SHE WOULD TELL YOU GOD CAN DOTHE IMPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:07:53.396 --> 00:07:55.231
  • THE IMPOSSIBLE.JUST BECAUSE YOU DON'T SEE A
  • 00:07:55.231 --> 00:07:57.066
  • JUST BECAUSE YOU DON'T SEE AWAY, DOESN'T MEAN GOD DOESN'T
  • 00:07:57.066 --> 00:07:58.367
  • WAY, DOESN'T MEAN GOD DOESN'THAVE A WAY.
  • 00:07:58.367 --> 00:07:59.902
  • HAVE A WAY.IT'S BECAUSE HE'S GOING TO DO
  • 00:07:59.902 --> 00:08:01.604
  • IT'S BECAUSE HE'S GOING TO DOIT OUT OF THE ORDINARY,
  • 00:08:01.604 --> 00:08:03.205
  • IT OUT OF THE ORDINARY,UNUSUAL, YOU DIDN'T SEE IT
  • 00:08:03.205 --> 00:08:04.273
  • UNUSUAL, YOU DIDN'T SEE ITCOMING.
  • 00:08:04.273 --> 00:08:06.309
  • COMING.NOW, OUR PART IS TO DO LIKE
  • 00:08:06.309 --> 00:08:08.210
  • NOW, OUR PART IS TO DO LIKETHE LADY IN THE SCRIPTURE,
  • 00:08:08.210 --> 00:08:09.378
  • THE LADY IN THE SCRIPTURE,BE A GIVER,
  • 00:08:09.378 --> 00:08:11.147
  • BE A GIVER,HAVE A GENEROUS SPIRIT.
  • 00:08:11.147 --> 00:08:12.214
  • HAVE A GENEROUS SPIRIT.WHEN YOU'RE ALWAYS BEING A
  • 00:08:12.214 --> 00:08:14.517
  • WHEN YOU'RE ALWAYS BEING ABLESSING, GOD WILL MAKE SURE
  • 00:08:14.517 --> 00:08:15.985
  • BLESSING, GOD WILL MAKE SURETHAT YOU'RE ALWAYS BLESSED.
  • 00:08:15.985 --> 00:08:17.653
  • THAT YOU'RE ALWAYS BLESSED.I DON'T MEAN JUST WITH
  • 00:08:17.653 --> 00:08:19.155
  • I DON'T MEAN JUST WITHMATERIAL THINGS.
  • 00:08:19.155 --> 00:08:20.756
  • MATERIAL THINGS.GOD CAN GIVE YOU WHAT MONEY
  • 00:08:20.756 --> 00:08:22.091
  • GOD CAN GIVE YOU WHAT MONEYCANNOT BUY.
  • 00:08:22.091 --> 00:08:23.192
  • CANNOT BUY.THIS LADY IN THE SCRIPTURES,
  • 00:08:23.192 --> 00:08:25.294
  • THIS LADY IN THE SCRIPTURES,SHE HAD WEALTH, INFLUENCE,
  • 00:08:25.294 --> 00:08:26.562
  • SHE HAD WEALTH, INFLUENCE,SHE KNEW THE RIGHT PEOPLE,
  • 00:08:26.562 --> 00:08:27.930
  • SHE KNEW THE RIGHT PEOPLE,BUT SHE DIDN'T HAVE CHILDREN.
  • 00:08:27.930 --> 00:08:30.166
  • BUT SHE DIDN'T HAVE CHILDREN.GOD SAID TO HER IN EFFECT,
  • 00:08:30.166 --> 00:08:30.866
  • GOD SAID TO HER IN EFFECT,"I'M GONNA GIVE YOU SOMETHING
  • 00:08:30.866 --> 00:08:32.068
  • "I'M GONNA GIVE YOU SOMETHINGTHAT YOU CAN'T BUY,
  • 00:08:32.068 --> 00:08:33.502
  • THAT YOU CAN'T BUY,HERE'S A SON."
  • 00:08:33.502 --> 00:08:35.237
  • HERE'S A SON."GOD CAN BRING YOU A DIVINE
  • 00:08:35.237 --> 00:08:37.206
  • GOD CAN BRING YOU A DIVINECONNECTION, SOMEBODY IN YOUR
  • 00:08:37.206 --> 00:08:38.808
  • CONNECTION, SOMEBODY IN YOURLIFE TO LOVE.
  • 00:08:38.808 --> 00:08:40.176
  • LIFE TO LOVE.YOU CAN'T BUY THAT.
  • 00:08:40.176 --> 00:08:41.644
  • YOU CAN'T BUY THAT.GOD CAN GIVE YOU PEACE IN
  • 00:08:41.644 --> 00:08:43.212
  • GOD CAN GIVE YOU PEACE INYOUR MIND WHERE YOU CAN LAY
  • 00:08:43.212 --> 00:08:45.047
  • YOUR MIND WHERE YOU CAN LAYDOWN AT NIGHT AND SLEEP WELL.
  • 00:08:45.047 --> 00:08:46.515
  • DOWN AT NIGHT AND SLEEP WELL.YOU CAN'T PURCHASE THAT.
  • 00:08:46.515 --> 00:08:47.984
  • YOU CAN'T PURCHASE THAT.PERHAPS YOU'RE FIGHTING AN
  • 00:08:47.984 --> 00:08:49.118
  • PERHAPS YOU'RE FIGHTING ANILLNESS.
  • 00:08:49.118 --> 00:08:50.119
  • ILLNESS.EVERY REPORT SAYS IT'S
  • 00:08:50.119 --> 00:08:51.921
  • EVERY REPORT SAYS IT'SPERMANENT, JUST LEARN TO LIVE
  • 00:08:51.921 --> 00:08:52.855
  • PERMANENT, JUST LEARN TO LIVEWITH IT.
  • 00:08:52.855 --> 00:08:53.990
  • WITH IT.RECEIVE THIS INTO YOUR
  • 00:08:53.990 --> 00:08:55.891
  • RECEIVE THIS INTO YOURSPIRIT, BY THIS TIME NEXT
  • 00:08:55.891 --> 00:08:57.259
  • SPIRIT, BY THIS TIME NEXTYEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO BE
  • 00:08:57.259 --> 00:08:59.495
  • YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO BEHEALTHY, WHOLE, BACK ON YOUR
  • 00:08:59.495 --> 00:09:01.931
  • HEALTHY, WHOLE, BACK ON YOURFEET, ENJOYING LIFE.
  • 00:09:01.931 --> 00:09:02.999
  • FEET, ENJOYING LIFE."WELL JOEL, HOW COULD THAT BE
  • 00:09:02.999 --> 00:09:04.333
  • "WELL JOEL, HOW COULD THAT BEPOSSIBLE?
  • 00:09:04.333 --> 00:09:05.234
  • POSSIBLE?THE MEDICAL REPORT SAYS
  • 00:09:05.234 --> 00:09:06.502
  • THE MEDICAL REPORT SAYSTHERE'S NO WAY."
  • 00:09:06.502 --> 00:09:08.137
  • THERE'S NO WAY."THERE'S ANOTHER REPORT, GOD
  • 00:09:08.137 --> 00:09:09.939
  • THERE'S ANOTHER REPORT, GODSAYS HE IS RESTORING HEALTH
  • 00:09:09.939 --> 00:09:10.973
  • SAYS HE IS RESTORING HEALTHBACK INTO YOU.
  • 00:09:10.973 --> 00:09:12.108
  • BACK INTO YOU.HE SAID THE NUMBER OF YOUR
  • 00:09:12.108 --> 00:09:14.644
  • HE SAID THE NUMBER OF YOURDAYS, HE WILL FULFILL.
  • 00:09:14.644 --> 00:09:15.277
  • DAYS, HE WILL FULFILL.HEARD A STORY ABOUT A
  • 00:09:15.277 --> 00:09:17.380
  • HEARD A STORY ABOUT A12-YEAR-OLD GIRL, SHE HAD A
  • 00:09:17.380 --> 00:09:19.115
  • 12-YEAR-OLD GIRL, SHE HAD ARARE FORM OF INCURABLE
  • 00:09:19.115 --> 00:09:20.349
  • RARE FORM OF INCURABLECANCER.
  • 00:09:20.349 --> 00:09:21.917
  • CANCER.INSTEAD OF GOING TO SCHOOL,
  • 00:09:21.917 --> 00:09:23.886
  • INSTEAD OF GOING TO SCHOOL,PLAYING WITH HER FRIENDS,
  • 00:09:23.886 --> 00:09:24.987
  • PLAYING WITH HER FRIENDS,SHE SPENT HER DAYS
  • 00:09:24.987 --> 00:09:27.223
  • SHE SPENT HER DAYSIN THE HOSPITAL VERY SICK.
  • 00:09:27.223 --> 00:09:28.124
  • IN THE HOSPITAL VERY SICK.DIDN'T LOOK LIKE SHE WOULD
  • 00:09:28.124 --> 00:09:29.692
  • DIDN'T LOOK LIKE SHE WOULDMAKE IT MUCH LONGER.
  • 00:09:29.692 --> 00:09:31.661
  • MAKE IT MUCH LONGER.THESE RESEARCHERS RECEIVED
  • 00:09:31.661 --> 00:09:32.995
  • THESE RESEARCHERS RECEIVEDAPPROVAL TO USE AN
  • 00:09:32.995 --> 00:09:34.764
  • APPROVAL TO USE ANEXPERIMENTAL DRUG.
  • 00:09:34.764 --> 00:09:35.498
  • EXPERIMENTAL DRUG.THEY'D NEVER TRIED IT ON
  • 00:09:35.498 --> 00:09:36.599
  • THEY'D NEVER TRIED IT ONPEOPLE.
  • 00:09:36.599 --> 00:09:38.167
  • PEOPLE.SHE TOOK THE TREATMENT, AFTER
  • 00:09:38.167 --> 00:09:39.402
  • SHE TOOK THE TREATMENT, AFTERTWO MONTHS, THE CANCER
  • 00:09:39.402 --> 00:09:41.170
  • TWO MONTHS, THE CANCERSTARTED TO SHRINK.
  • 00:09:41.170 --> 00:09:42.605
  • STARTED TO SHRINK.SIXTY MONTHS LATER, SHE WAS
  • 00:09:42.605 --> 00:09:44.473
  • SIXTY MONTHS LATER, SHE WASABLE TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL.
  • 00:09:44.473 --> 00:09:47.610
  • ABLE TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL.TODAY AT 14 AGAINST ALL ODDS,
  • 00:09:47.610 --> 00:09:49.979
  • BUT IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLD
  • 00:09:51.847 --> 00:09:53.916
  • BUT IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLDTHIS YOUNG LADY IN THE
  • 00:09:53.916 --> 00:09:56.886
  • THIS YOUNG LADY IN THEHOSPITAL WITH TERMINAL CANCER
  • 00:09:56.886 --> 00:09:58.120
  • HOSPITAL WITH TERMINAL CANCERTHAT, "BY THIS TIME NEXT
  • 00:09:58.120 --> 00:09:59.922
  • THAT, "BY THIS TIME NEXTYEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO BE BACK
  • 00:09:59.922 --> 00:10:02.425
  • YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO BE BACKAT SCHOOL, NO CANCER, FULL OF
  • 00:10:02.425 --> 00:10:04.427
  • AT SCHOOL, NO CANCER, FULL OFENERGY, ENJOYING LIFE,"
  • 00:10:04.427 --> 00:10:05.327
  • ENERGY, ENJOYING LIFE,"SHE COULD HAVE THOUGHT,
  • 00:10:05.327 --> 00:10:06.729
  • SHE COULD HAVE THOUGHT,"THAT'S NOT POSSIBLE.
  • 00:10:06.729 --> 00:10:07.997
  • "THAT'S NOT POSSIBLE.IT'S NEVER HAPPENED WITH THIS
  • 00:10:07.997 --> 00:10:09.331
  • IT'S NEVER HAPPENED WITH THISTYPE OF CANCER."
  • 00:10:09.331 --> 00:10:11.967
  • TYPE OF CANCER."BUT GOD HAS THE FINAL SAY.
  • 00:10:11.967 --> 00:10:14.070
  • BUT GOD HAS THE FINAL SAY.WHAT YOU THINK IS PERMANENT,
  • 00:10:14.070 --> 00:10:15.404
  • WHAT YOU THINK IS PERMANENT,YOUR MARRIAGE IS TOO FAR
  • 00:10:15.404 --> 00:10:16.739
  • YOUR MARRIAGE IS TOO FARGONE, YOU'VE HAD THE
  • 00:10:16.739 --> 00:10:18.607
  • GONE, YOU'VE HAD THEADDICTION SO LONG YOU COULD
  • 00:10:18.607 --> 00:10:20.342
  • ADDICTION SO LONG YOU COULDNEVER BREAK IT, NEVER GET
  • 00:10:20.342 --> 00:10:21.877
  • NEVER BREAK IT, NEVER GETWELL, NEVER MEET THE RIGHT
  • 00:10:21.877 --> 00:10:22.945
  • WELL, NEVER MEET THE RIGHTPERSON.
  • 00:10:22.945 --> 00:10:24.847
  • PERSON.GOD IS SAYING, "BY THIS TIME
  • 00:10:24.847 --> 00:10:26.315
  • GOD IS SAYING, "BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, IT'S GOING TO
  • 00:10:26.315 --> 00:10:27.616
  • NEXT YEAR, IT'S GOING TOHAPPEN."
  • 00:10:27.616 --> 00:10:28.984
  • HAPPEN."DREAMS THAT LOOK LIKE THEY'LL
  • 00:10:28.984 --> 00:10:30.186
  • DREAMS THAT LOOK LIKE THEY'LLLIKE A LIFETIME TO
  • 00:10:30.186 --> 00:10:31.921
  • LIKE A LIFETIME TOACCOMPLISH, GET READY, IT'S
  • 00:10:31.921 --> 00:10:33.189
  • ACCOMPLISH, GET READY, IT'SGOING TO HAPPEN SOONER THAN
  • 00:10:33.189 --> 00:10:34.356
  • GOING TO HAPPEN SOONER THANYOU THINK.
  • 00:10:34.356 --> 00:10:35.691
  • YOU THINK.THINGS ARE ABOUT TO FALL INTO
  • 00:10:35.691 --> 00:10:37.126
  • THINGS ARE ABOUT TO FALL INTOPLACE.
  • 00:10:37.126 --> 00:10:38.194
  • PLACE.THE RIGHT PEOPLE ARE GOING TO
  • 00:10:38.194 --> 00:10:39.395
  • THE RIGHT PEOPLE ARE GOING TOFIND YOU.
  • 00:10:39.395 --> 00:10:40.429
  • FIND YOU.GOOD BREAKS ARE GOING TO
  • 00:10:40.429 --> 00:10:41.797
  • GOOD BREAKS ARE GOING TOTRACK YOU DOWN.
  • 00:10:41.797 --> 00:10:43.332
  • TRACK YOU DOWN.YOU WOULDN'T BE HEARING THIS
  • 00:10:43.332 --> 00:10:44.967
  • YOU WOULDN'T BE HEARING THISIF GOD WASN'T ABOUT TO DO
  • 00:10:44.967 --> 00:10:46.602
  • IF GOD WASN'T ABOUT TO DOSOMETHING AMAZING, SOMETHING
  • 00:10:46.602 --> 00:10:49.071
  • SOMETHING AMAZING, SOMETHINGOUT OF THE ORDINARY.
  • 00:10:49.071 --> 00:10:50.339
  • OUT OF THE ORDINARY.WHEN WE WERE TRYING TO FIND
  • 00:10:50.339 --> 00:10:51.974
  • WHEN WE WERE TRYING TO FINDPROPERTY TO BUILD A NEW
  • 00:10:51.974 --> 00:10:53.909
  • PROPERTY TO BUILD A NEWSANCTUARY, THE DOORS KEPT
  • 00:10:53.909 --> 00:10:55.010
  • SANCTUARY, THE DOORS KEPTCLOSING.
  • 00:10:55.010 --> 00:10:57.012
  • CLOSING.EVERYTHING FELL THROUGH AND I
  • 00:10:57.012 --> 00:10:58.914
  • EVERYTHING FELL THROUGH AND IDIDN'T SEE ANY MORE OPTIONS.
  • 00:10:58.914 --> 00:10:59.849
  • DIDN'T SEE ANY MORE OPTIONS.I DIDN'T THINK WE COULD KEEP
  • 00:10:59.849 --> 00:11:00.950
  • I DIDN'T THINK WE COULD KEEPGROWING.
  • 00:11:00.950 --> 00:11:02.051
  • GROWING.WE LOOKED LIKE WE WERE STUCK.
  • 00:11:02.051 --> 00:11:03.753
  • WE LOOKED LIKE WE WERE STUCK.WE DIDN'T HAVE ANY MORE ROOM.
  • 00:11:03.753 --> 00:11:04.920
  • WE DIDN'T HAVE ANY MORE ROOM.IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLD ME
  • 00:11:04.920 --> 00:11:06.856
  • IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLD MEBACK THEN WHEN I WAS SO
  • 00:11:06.856 --> 00:11:08.791
  • BACK THEN WHEN I WAS SODISCOURAGED THAT BY THIS TIME
  • 00:11:08.791 --> 00:11:10.559
  • DISCOURAGED THAT BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, WE WOULD HAVE A
  • 00:11:10.559 --> 00:11:12.962
  • NEXT YEAR, WE WOULD HAVE ABUILDING ALREADY BUILT ON THE
  • 00:11:12.962 --> 00:11:14.830
  • BUILDING ALREADY BUILT ON THEMAIN FREEWAY, ONE OF THE MOST
  • 00:11:14.830 --> 00:11:16.098
  • MAIN FREEWAY, ONE OF THE MOSTRECOGNIZED BUILDINGS IN THE
  • 00:11:16.098 --> 00:11:18.300
  • RECOGNIZED BUILDINGS IN THECITY, THE COMPAQ CENTER, I
  • 00:11:18.300 --> 00:11:19.502
  • CITY, THE COMPAQ CENTER, IWOULD HAVE THOUGHT, THERE'S
  • 00:11:19.502 --> 00:11:20.736
  • WOULD HAVE THOUGHT, THERE'SNO WAY.
  • 00:11:20.736 --> 00:11:21.804
  • NO WAY.HOW COULD THAT HAPPEN?
  • 00:11:21.804 --> 00:11:23.205
  • HOW COULD THAT HAPPEN?THAT WAS SO FAR OUT OF MY
  • 00:11:23.205 --> 00:11:24.306
  • THAT WAS SO FAR OUT OF MYTHINKING.
  • 00:11:24.306 --> 00:11:25.608
  • THINKING.BUT EVEN THOUGH I COULDN'T
  • 00:11:25.608 --> 00:11:27.543
  • BUT EVEN THOUGH I COULDN'TFATHOM IT, IT DIDN'T MEAN IT
  • 00:11:27.543 --> 00:11:28.377
  • FATHOM IT, IT DIDN'T MEAN ITDIDN'T HAPPEN.
  • 00:11:28.377 --> 00:11:29.378
  • DIDN'T HAPPEN.HERE WE ARE TODAY.
  • 00:11:29.378 --> 00:11:30.279
  • HERE WE ARE TODAY.WHAT AM I SAYING?
  • 00:11:30.279 --> 00:11:31.614
  • WHAT AM I SAYING?SOME OF THESE THINGS, YOU MAY
  • 00:11:31.614 --> 00:11:33.883
  • SOME OF THESE THINGS, YOU MAYNOT BE ABLE TO SEE IT YET.
  • 00:11:33.883 --> 00:11:35.618
  • NOT BE ABLE TO SEE IT YET.IT SEEMS TO FAR OUT, SO
  • 00:11:35.618 --> 00:11:38.420
  • IT SEEMS TO FAR OUT, SOUNLIKELY BUT OUR GOD IS SO
  • 00:11:38.420 --> 00:11:40.623
  • UNLIKELY BUT OUR GOD IS SOGREAT, THAT DOESN'T MEAN IT'S
  • 00:11:40.623 --> 00:11:41.190
  • GREAT, THAT DOESN'T MEAN IT'SGOING TO KEEP HIM
  • 00:11:41.190 --> 00:11:42.491
  • GOING TO KEEP HIMFROM DOING IT.
  • 00:11:42.491 --> 00:11:44.760
  • FROM DOING IT.BECAUSE YOU HONOR HIM, LIKE
  • 00:11:44.760 --> 00:11:46.162
  • BECAUSE YOU HONOR HIM, LIKETHIS LADY IN THE SCRIPTURE,
  • 00:11:46.162 --> 00:11:48.030
  • THIS LADY IN THE SCRIPTURE,GOD IS NOT ONLY GOING TO GO
  • 00:11:48.030 --> 00:11:49.999
  • GOD IS NOT ONLY GOING TO GOMORE THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE,
  • 00:11:49.999 --> 00:11:50.733
  • MORE THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE,BUT IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN
  • 00:11:50.733 --> 00:11:52.701
  • BUT IT'S GOING TO HAPPENSOONER THAN YOU THINK.
  • 00:11:52.701 --> 00:11:54.336
  • SOONER THAN YOU THINK.IT IS NOT GOING TO TAKE YOUR
  • 00:11:54.336 --> 00:11:56.472
  • IT IS NOT GOING TO TAKE YOURWHOLE LIFETIME TO ACCOMPLISH
  • 00:11:56.472 --> 00:11:57.740
  • WHOLE LIFETIME TO ACCOMPLISHTHE DREAM GOD PUT IN YOUR
  • 00:11:57.740 --> 00:11:58.674
  • THE DREAM GOD PUT IN YOURHEART.
  • 00:11:58.674 --> 00:12:00.409
  • HEART.BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,
  • 00:12:00.409 --> 00:12:01.210
  • BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,YOU'RE GOING TO BE AMAZED AT
  • 00:12:01.210 --> 00:12:03.279
  • YOU'RE GOING TO BE AMAZED ATWHERE YOU ARE.
  • 00:12:03.279 --> 00:12:04.847
  • WHERE YOU ARE.IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLD ME
  • 00:12:04.847 --> 00:12:06.816
  • IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLD MEWHEN I WAS 22 YEARS OLD AND
  • 00:12:06.816 --> 00:12:08.584
  • WHEN I WAS 22 YEARS OLD ANDSINGLE, PLAYING BASEBALL
  • 00:12:08.584 --> 00:12:10.419
  • SINGLE, PLAYING BASEBALLEVERY NIGHT, NEVER REALLY
  • 00:12:10.419 --> 00:12:12.488
  • EVERY NIGHT, NEVER REALLYDATED ANYONE THAT BY THAT
  • 00:12:12.488 --> 00:12:14.390
  • DATED ANYONE THAT BY THATTIME NEXT YEAR, I WOULD BE
  • 00:12:14.390 --> 00:12:15.758
  • TIME NEXT YEAR, I WOULD BEENGAGED TO A BEAUTIFUL,
  • 00:12:15.758 --> 00:12:18.594
  • ENGAGED TO A BEAUTIFUL,TALENTED, FUN, HOT, FINE,
  • 00:12:18.594 --> 00:12:19.995
  • TALENTED, FUN, HOT, FINE,GOOD-LOOKING GIRL
  • 00:12:19.995 --> 00:12:21.330
  • GOOD-LOOKING GIRLNAMED VICTORIA,
  • 00:12:21.330 --> 00:12:22.965
  • NAMED VICTORIA,I WOULDN'T HAVE BELIEVED IT.
  • 00:12:22.965 --> 00:12:25.301
  • I WOULDN'T HAVE BELIEVED IT.BUT THAT DIDN'T STOP GOD FROM
  • 00:12:25.301 --> 00:12:26.368
  • BUT THAT DIDN'T STOP GOD FROMDOING IT.
  • 00:12:26.368 --> 00:12:27.303
  • DOING IT.THIRTY-ONE YEARS LATER, WE'RE
  • 00:12:27.303 --> 00:12:28.838
  • THIRTY-ONE YEARS LATER, WE'RESTILL MARRIED AND I'M STILL
  • 00:12:28.838 --> 00:12:29.972
  • STILL MARRIED AND I'M STILLJUST AS GOOD LOOKING--
  • 00:12:29.972 --> 00:12:30.639
  • JUST AS GOOD LOOKING--I MEAN, SHE'S STILL JUST
  • 00:12:30.639 --> 00:12:31.574
  • I MEAN, SHE'S STILL JUSTAS GOOD LOOKING.
  • 00:12:31.574 --> 00:12:35.110
  • AS GOOD LOOKING.BUT GOD HAS SOME OF THESE
  • 00:12:35.110 --> 00:12:36.879
  • BUT GOD HAS SOME OF THESE"BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR"
  • 00:12:36.879 --> 00:12:38.180
  • "BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR"LINED UP FOR YOU
  • 00:12:38.180 --> 00:12:38.848
  • LINED UP FOR YOUWHERE YOU'RE GONNA
  • 00:12:38.848 --> 00:12:40.649
  • WHERE YOU'RE GONNALOOK BACK AND SAY, "WOW, I
  • 00:12:40.649 --> 00:12:41.984
  • LOOK BACK AND SAY, "WOW, INEVER DREAMED I'D HAVE THIS
  • 00:12:41.984 --> 00:12:43.986
  • NEVER DREAMED I'D HAVE THISPOSITION, NEVER DREAMED BY
  • 00:12:43.986 --> 00:12:45.154
  • POSITION, NEVER DREAMED BYCHILDREN WOULD BE DOING THIS
  • 00:12:45.154 --> 00:12:46.689
  • CHILDREN WOULD BE DOING THISGREAT, NEVER DREAMED I COULD
  • 00:12:46.689 --> 00:12:48.023
  • GREAT, NEVER DREAMED I COULDBUILD THAT ORPHANAGE."
  • 00:12:48.023 --> 00:12:49.525
  • BUILD THAT ORPHANAGE."GET READY FOR GOD TO SHOW OUT
  • 00:12:49.525 --> 00:12:51.060
  • GROWING UP, WE KNEW THIS VERY
  • 00:12:52.828 --> 00:12:54.730
  • GROWING UP, WE KNEW THIS VERYSUCCESSFUL BUSINESSMAN.
  • 00:12:54.730 --> 00:12:55.931
  • SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSMAN.HE'D BUILT HIS COMPANY INTO
  • 00:12:55.931 --> 00:12:57.700
  • HE'D BUILT HIS COMPANY INTOTHIS GLOBAL BRAND THAT WAS
  • 00:12:57.700 --> 00:12:59.902
  • THIS GLOBAL BRAND THAT WASKNOWN ALL OVER THE WORLD.
  • 00:12:59.902 --> 00:13:00.769
  • KNOWN ALL OVER THE WORLD.HIS NAME
  • 00:13:00.769 --> 00:13:02.571
  • HIS NAMEWAS THE COMPANY'S NAME.
  • 00:13:02.571 --> 00:13:04.173
  • WAS THE COMPANY'S NAME.HE WAS VERY WELL RESPECTED
  • 00:13:04.173 --> 00:13:06.041
  • HE WAS VERY WELL RESPECTEDAND INFLUENTIAL BUT LATER IN
  • 00:13:06.041 --> 00:13:08.744
  • AND INFLUENTIAL BUT LATER INLIFE, THE ECONOMY WENT DOWN
  • 00:13:08.744 --> 00:13:10.713
  • LIFE, THE ECONOMY WENT DOWNAND HIS BUSINESS SLOWED.
  • 00:13:10.713 --> 00:13:11.647
  • AND HIS BUSINESS SLOWED.AFTER YEARS OF BEING
  • 00:13:11.647 --> 00:13:13.349
  • AFTER YEARS OF BEINGSUCCESSFUL AND SEEING
  • 00:13:13.349 --> 00:13:15.484
  • SUCCESSFUL AND SEEINGBLESSINGS, IT LOOKED LIKE HE
  • 00:13:15.484 --> 00:13:17.286
  • BLESSINGS, IT LOOKED LIKE HEWOULD END HIS LIFE HAVING TO
  • 00:13:17.286 --> 00:13:18.821
  • WOULD END HIS LIFE HAVING TOCLOSE HIS BUSINESS WITH HIS
  • 00:13:18.821 --> 00:13:20.756
  • CLOSE HIS BUSINESS WITH HISREPUTATION TARNISHED.
  • 00:13:20.756 --> 00:13:22.391
  • REPUTATION TARNISHED.HE WAS IN HIS LATE 80S AND
  • 00:13:22.391 --> 00:13:23.859
  • HE WAS IN HIS LATE 80S ANDOWED MILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN
  • 00:13:23.859 --> 00:13:25.094
  • OWED MILLIONS OF DOLLARS INDEBT, DIDN'T LOOK LIKE THERE
  • 00:13:25.094 --> 00:13:27.463
  • DEBT, DIDN'T LOOK LIKE THEREWAS ANY WAY HE COULD PAY IT.
  • 00:13:27.463 --> 00:13:29.698
  • WAS ANY WAY HE COULD PAY IT.AT HIS LOWEST MOMENT WHEN IT
  • 00:13:29.698 --> 00:13:31.200
  • AT HIS LOWEST MOMENT WHEN ITLOOKED SO IMPOSSIBLE, HE
  • 00:13:31.200 --> 00:13:31.967
  • LOOKED SO IMPOSSIBLE, HEDIDN'T THINK IT'D EVER WORK
  • 00:13:31.967 --> 00:13:34.103
  • DIDN'T THINK IT'D EVER WORKOUT, HE RECEIVED A PHONE CALL
  • 00:13:34.103 --> 00:13:35.504
  • OUT, HE RECEIVED A PHONE CALLOUT OF THE BLUE.
  • 00:13:35.504 --> 00:13:37.172
  • OUT OF THE BLUE.THIS MAN SAID, "WE'D LIKE TO
  • 00:13:37.172 --> 00:13:39.074
  • THIS MAN SAID, "WE'D LIKE TOPURCHASE YOUR COMPANY.
  • 00:13:39.074 --> 00:13:40.910
  • PURCHASE YOUR COMPANY.WE'LL PAY OFF ALL THE DEBT.
  • 00:13:40.910 --> 00:13:41.911
  • WE'LL PAY OFF ALL THE DEBT.WE'LL RENOVATE ALL THE
  • 00:13:41.911 --> 00:13:43.612
  • WE'LL RENOVATE ALL THEFACILITIES, AND WE'LL KEEP
  • 00:13:43.612 --> 00:13:45.214
  • FACILITIES, AND WE'LL KEEPYOUR NAME TO HONOR YOUR
  • 00:13:45.214 --> 00:13:46.215
  • YOUR NAME TO HONOR YOURLEGACY."
  • 00:13:46.215 --> 00:13:47.416
  • LEGACY."THAT COMPANY SPENT OVER A
  • 00:13:47.416 --> 00:13:48.951
  • THAT COMPANY SPENT OVER AHUNDRED MILLION DOLLARS
  • 00:13:48.951 --> 00:13:49.752
  • HUNDRED MILLION DOLLARSRENOVATING THEIR
  • 00:13:49.752 --> 00:13:50.719
  • RENOVATING THEIRHEADQUARTERS.
  • 00:13:50.719 --> 00:13:52.021
  • HEADQUARTERS.TODAY THAT BUSINESS IS
  • 00:13:52.021 --> 00:13:54.023
  • TODAY THAT BUSINESS ISTHRIVING MORE THAN EVER.
  • 00:13:54.023 --> 00:13:55.157
  • THRIVING MORE THAN EVER.BUT IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLD
  • 00:13:55.157 --> 00:13:57.126
  • BUT IF YOU WOULD HAVE TOLDTHIS MAN IN THE MIDDLE OF THE
  • 00:13:57.126 --> 00:13:59.128
  • THIS MAN IN THE MIDDLE OF THEDOWNTURN WHEN IT SEEMED SO
  • 00:13:59.128 --> 00:14:01.297
  • DOWNTURN WHEN IT SEEMED SOIMPOSSIBLE THAT "BY THIS TIME
  • 00:14:01.297 --> 00:14:03.365
  • IMPOSSIBLE THAT "BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, YOU WILL NOT ONLY
  • 00:14:03.365 --> 00:14:04.900
  • NEXT YEAR, YOU WILL NOT ONLYBE OUT OF DEBT BUT YOUR
  • 00:14:04.900 --> 00:14:07.202
  • BE OUT OF DEBT BUT YOURBUSINESS WILL BE FLOURISHING
  • 00:14:07.202 --> 00:14:08.637
  • BUSINESS WILL BE FLOURISHINGAND YOUR LEGACY WILL CONTINUE
  • 00:14:08.637 --> 00:14:10.306
  • AND YOUR LEGACY WILL CONTINUEON," HE COULDN'T HAVE
  • 00:14:10.306 --> 00:14:11.407
  • ON," HE COULDN'T HAVEFATHOMED IT.
  • 00:14:11.407 --> 00:14:12.574
  • FATHOMED IT.HE NEVER DREAMED IT WOULD
  • 00:14:12.574 --> 00:14:14.410
  • HE NEVER DREAMED IT WOULDTURN OUT THAT GOOD.
  • 00:14:14.410 --> 00:14:15.577
  • TURN OUT THAT GOOD.AND SOME OF THESE THINGS THAT
  • 00:14:15.577 --> 00:14:17.513
  • AND SOME OF THESE THINGS THATSEEMED SO IMPOSSIBLE, SEEMED
  • 00:14:17.513 --> 00:14:19.715
  • SEEMED SO IMPOSSIBLE, SEEMEDSO FAR OUT TO YOU, LIKE WITH
  • 00:14:19.715 --> 00:14:22.518
  • SO FAR OUT TO YOU, LIKE WITHHIM, BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,
  • 00:14:22.518 --> 00:14:23.886
  • HIM, BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,YOU'RE GOING TO BE AMAZED.
  • 00:14:23.886 --> 00:14:24.820
  • YOU'RE GOING TO BE AMAZED.YOU COULDN'T HAVE MADE IT
  • 00:14:24.820 --> 00:14:25.654
  • YOU COULDN'T HAVE MADE ITHAPPEN.
  • 00:14:25.654 --> 00:14:27.022
  • HAPPEN.IT WAS THE HAND OF GOD
  • 00:14:27.022 --> 00:14:28.958
  • IT WAS THE HAND OF GODBREATHING ON YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:14:28.958 --> 00:14:30.693
  • BREATHING ON YOUR LIFE.THINK ABOUT JOSEPH, SITTING
  • 00:14:30.693 --> 00:14:32.861
  • THINK ABOUT JOSEPH, SITTINGIN A PRISON BETRAYED BY HIS
  • 00:14:32.861 --> 00:14:35.130
  • IN A PRISON BETRAYED BY HISBROTHERS, FALSELY ACCUSED BY
  • 00:14:35.130 --> 00:14:36.699
  • BROTHERS, FALSELY ACCUSED BYTHE BOSS'S WIFE,
  • 00:14:36.699 --> 00:14:38.033
  • THE BOSS'S WIFE,FOR 12 YEARS,
  • 00:14:38.033 --> 00:14:40.336
  • FOR 12 YEARS,ONE BAD BREAK AFTER ANOTHER.
  • 00:14:40.336 --> 00:14:41.637
  • ONE BAD BREAK AFTER ANOTHER.THERE WAS NOTHING IN HIS
  • 00:14:41.637 --> 00:14:43.305
  • THERE WAS NOTHING IN HISCIRCUMSTANCES THAT LOOKED
  • 00:14:43.305 --> 00:14:45.808
  • CIRCUMSTANCES THAT LOOKEDLIKE HE WOULD EVER ACCOMPLISH
  • 00:14:45.808 --> 00:14:46.976
  • LIKE HE WOULD EVER ACCOMPLISHTHAT DREAM OF RULING A
  • 00:14:46.976 --> 00:14:48.077
  • THAT DREAM OF RULING ANATION.
  • 00:14:48.077 --> 00:14:49.712
  • NATION.IT LOOKED JUST THE OPPOSITE.
  • 00:14:49.712 --> 00:14:51.046
  • IT LOOKED JUST THE OPPOSITE.IF JOSEPH WOULD HAVE TURNED
  • 00:14:51.046 --> 00:14:52.414
  • IF JOSEPH WOULD HAVE TURNEDON THE TELEVISION,
  • 00:14:52.414 --> 00:14:53.983
  • ON THE TELEVISION,HE COULD HAVE SAID, "JOEL,
  • 00:14:53.983 --> 00:14:56.418
  • HE COULD HAVE SAID, "JOEL,I APPRECIATE YOUR ENCOURAGEMENT
  • 00:14:56.418 --> 00:14:58.354
  • I APPRECIATE YOUR ENCOURAGEMENTBUT I'M IN PRISON,
  • 00:14:58.354 --> 00:14:59.888
  • BUT I'M IN PRISON,I'M A SLAVE.
  • 00:14:59.888 --> 00:15:01.357
  • I'M A SLAVE.I HAD NO TRIAL.
  • 00:15:01.357 --> 00:15:02.791
  • I HAD NO TRIAL.I HAVE NO LAWYER.
  • 00:15:02.791 --> 00:15:03.392
  • I HAVE NO LAWYER.I DON'T HAVE ANYONE
  • 00:15:03.392 --> 00:15:04.727
  • I DON'T HAVE ANYONETO STAND UP FOR ME."
  • 00:15:04.727 --> 00:15:05.227
  • TO STAND UP FOR ME."HE COULD HAVE BEEN
  • 00:15:05.227 --> 00:15:06.295
  • HE COULD HAVE BEENDISCOURAGED.
  • 00:15:06.295 --> 00:15:08.731
  • DISCOURAGED.I BELIEVE DEEP DOWN JOSEPH
  • 00:15:08.731 --> 00:15:10.566
  • I BELIEVE DEEP DOWN JOSEPHCOULD HEAR THIS STILL, SMALL
  • 00:15:10.566 --> 00:15:11.600
  • COULD HEAR THIS STILL, SMALLVOICE SAYING,
  • 00:15:11.600 --> 00:15:13.569
  • VOICE SAYING,"THIS IS NOT YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:15:13.569 --> 00:15:15.637
  • "THIS IS NOT YOUR DESTINY.YOUR TIME IS COMING."
  • 00:15:15.637 --> 00:15:17.706
  • YOUR TIME IS COMING."ONE DAY THE GUARD CAME OVER
  • 00:15:17.706 --> 00:15:19.174
  • ONE DAY THE GUARD CAME OVERAND TOLD JOSEPH THAT THE
  • 00:15:19.174 --> 00:15:21.210
  • AND TOLD JOSEPH THAT THEPHARAOH WANTED TO SEE HIM.
  • 00:15:21.210 --> 00:15:22.544
  • PHARAOH WANTED TO SEE HIM.JOSEPH WENT IN AND
  • 00:15:22.544 --> 00:15:23.045
  • JOSEPH WENT IN ANDINTERPRETED
  • 00:15:23.045 --> 00:15:24.446
  • INTERPRETEDTHE PHARAOH'S DREAM.
  • 00:15:24.446 --> 00:15:26.482
  • THE PHARAOH'S DREAM.HE WAS SO IMPRESSED, HE MADE
  • 00:15:26.482 --> 00:15:28.517
  • HE WAS SO IMPRESSED, HE MADEJOSEPH THE PRIME MINISTER
  • 00:15:28.517 --> 00:15:30.319
  • JOSEPH THE PRIME MINISTEROF ALL OF EGYPT.
  • 00:15:30.319 --> 00:15:32.021
  • OF ALL OF EGYPT.YOU DON'T NEED EVERYONE TO BE
  • 00:15:32.021 --> 00:15:33.522
  • YOU DON'T NEED EVERYONE TO BEFOR YOU, YOU JUST NEED THE
  • 00:15:33.522 --> 00:15:35.958
  • FOR YOU, YOU JUST NEED THERIGHT PEOPLE TO BE FOR YOU.
  • 00:15:35.958 --> 00:15:38.127
  • RIGHT PEOPLE TO BE FOR YOU.GOD HAS ALREADY LINED UP
  • 00:15:38.127 --> 00:15:40.429
  • GOD HAS ALREADY LINED UPPEOPLE IN POSITIONS OF
  • 00:15:40.429 --> 00:15:42.264
  • PEOPLE IN POSITIONS OFINFLUENCE THAT WILL OPEN
  • 00:15:42.264 --> 00:15:44.299
  • INFLUENCE THAT WILL OPENDOORS YOU COULDN'T OPEN,
  • 00:15:44.299 --> 00:15:45.667
  • DOORS YOU COULDN'T OPEN,BRING YOU OPPORTUNITIES AND
  • 00:15:45.667 --> 00:15:47.503
  • BRING YOU OPPORTUNITIES ANDPROMOTION THAT YOU DIDN'T SEE
  • 00:15:47.503 --> 00:15:48.637
  • PROMOTION THAT YOU DIDN'T SEECOMING.
  • 00:15:48.637 --> 00:15:50.139
  • COMING.YOU DON'T HAVE TO FIND THEM,
  • 00:15:50.139 --> 00:15:51.073
  • YOU DON'T HAVE TO FIND THEM,LIKE JOSEPH,
  • 00:15:51.073 --> 00:15:52.875
  • LIKE JOSEPH,THEY WILL FIND YOU.
  • 00:15:52.875 --> 00:15:54.610
  • THEY WILL FIND YOU.BUT IF YOU TOLD JOSEPH
  • 00:15:54.610 --> 00:15:56.779
  • BUT IF YOU TOLD JOSEPHSITTING IN PRISON AFTER 12
  • 00:15:56.779 --> 00:15:58.514
  • SITTING IN PRISON AFTER 12YEARS OF BAD BREAKS,
  • 00:15:58.514 --> 00:16:01.050
  • YEARS OF BAD BREAKS,INJUSTICE, THAT BY THIS TIME
  • 00:16:01.050 --> 00:16:03.152
  • INJUSTICE, THAT BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, HE WAS GONNA BE
  • 00:16:03.152 --> 00:16:04.453
  • NEXT YEAR, HE WAS GONNA BESECOND IN COMMAND OF THE
  • 00:16:04.453 --> 00:16:06.722
  • SECOND IN COMMAND OF THENATION, INSTEAD OF BEING IN
  • 00:16:06.722 --> 00:16:08.290
  • NATION, INSTEAD OF BEING INPRISON, HE WAS GOING TO BE IN
  • 00:16:08.290 --> 00:16:11.427
  • PRISON, HE WAS GOING TO BE INCHARGE, RESPECTED, ADMIRED,
  • 00:16:11.427 --> 00:16:13.228
  • CHARGE, RESPECTED, ADMIRED,WITH PEOPLE SERVING HIM, HE
  • 00:16:13.228 --> 00:16:13.896
  • WITH PEOPLE SERVING HIM, HECOULD HAVE THOUGHT,
  • 00:16:13.896 --> 00:16:14.863
  • COULD HAVE THOUGHT,"ARE YOU KIDDING?
  • 00:16:14.863 --> 00:16:16.265
  • "ARE YOU KIDDING?DO YOU SEE THESE BARS
  • 00:16:16.265 --> 00:16:17.633
  • DO YOU SEE THESE BARSI'M BEHIND?
  • 00:16:17.633 --> 00:16:19.268
  • I'M BEHIND?DO YOU REALIZE THE BOSS'S
  • 00:16:19.268 --> 00:16:21.537
  • DO YOU REALIZE THE BOSS'SWIFE IS AGAINST ME?"
  • 00:16:21.537 --> 00:16:22.704
  • WIFE IS AGAINST ME?"IT'S ONE THING TO HAVE A MAN
  • 00:16:22.704 --> 00:16:24.807
  • IT'S ONE THING TO HAVE A MANAGAINST YOU BUT WHEN YOU HAVE
  • 00:16:24.807 --> 00:16:26.608
  • AGAINST YOU BUT WHEN YOU HAVEA LADY MAD AT YOU AND SHE
  • 00:16:26.608 --> 00:16:28.110
  • A LADY MAD AT YOU AND SHEHAPPENS TO BE MARRIED TO YOUR
  • 00:16:28.110 --> 00:16:29.912
  • HAPPENS TO BE MARRIED TO YOURBOSS, YOU ARE GOING TO NEED A
  • 00:16:29.912 --> 00:16:31.747
  • BOSS, YOU ARE GOING TO NEED AMIRACLE.
  • 00:16:31.747 --> 00:16:33.015
  • MIRACLE.YOU MAY BE IN ONE OF THESE
  • 00:16:33.015 --> 00:16:34.450
  • YOU MAY BE IN ONE OF THESESITUATIONS WHERE IT SEEMS
  • 00:16:34.450 --> 00:16:36.218
  • SITUATIONS WHERE IT SEEMSUNFAIR, LIKE IT'S NEVER GOING
  • 00:16:36.218 --> 00:16:37.286
  • UNFAIR, LIKE IT'S NEVER GOINGTO TURN AROUND.
  • 00:16:37.286 --> 00:16:39.354
  • TO TURN AROUND.GOD IS SAYING, "BY THIS TIME
  • 00:16:39.354 --> 00:16:40.389
  • GOD IS SAYING, "BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, IT'S GOING TO
  • 00:16:40.389 --> 00:16:41.390
  • NEXT YEAR, IT'S GOING TOCHANGE.
  • 00:16:41.390 --> 00:16:42.958
  • CHANGE.BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,
  • 00:16:42.958 --> 00:16:43.659
  • BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,YOU'RE GOING TO BE
  • 00:16:43.659 --> 00:16:45.861
  • YOU'RE GOING TO BEVINDICATED, PROMOTED, IN A
  • 00:16:45.861 --> 00:16:47.729
  • VINDICATED, PROMOTED, IN APOSITION OF HONOR."
  • 00:16:47.729 --> 00:16:49.331
  • POSITION OF HONOR."WHY ARE YOU WORRYING?
  • 00:16:49.331 --> 00:16:51.133
  • WHY ARE YOU WORRYING?WHY ARE YOU LOSING SLEEP?
  • 00:16:51.133 --> 00:16:52.868
  • WHY ARE YOU LOSING SLEEP?GOD IS STILL ON THE THRONE.
  • 00:16:52.868 --> 00:16:53.435
  • GOD IS STILL ON THE THRONE.HE HASN'T FORGOTTEN
  • 00:16:53.435 --> 00:16:54.403
  • HE HASN'T FORGOTTENABOUT YOU.
  • 00:16:54.403 --> 00:16:55.904
  • ABOUT YOU.YOUR TIME IS COMING.
  • 00:16:55.904 --> 00:16:57.239
  • YOUR TIME IS COMING.THIS LOOKS LIKE A STUMBLING
  • 00:16:57.239 --> 00:16:58.574
  • THIS LOOKS LIKE A STUMBLINGBLOCK THAT YOU CAN'T GET
  • 00:16:58.574 --> 00:17:00.375
  • BLOCK THAT YOU CAN'T GETPASSED, THE TRUTH IS IT'S A
  • 00:17:00.375 --> 00:17:02.244
  • PASSED, THE TRUTH IS IT'S ASTEPPINGSTONE THAT'S ABOUT TO
  • 00:17:02.244 --> 00:17:03.879
  • STEPPINGSTONE THAT'S ABOUT TOTAKE YOU TO A NEW LEVEL OF
  • 00:17:03.879 --> 00:17:06.081
  • TAKE YOU TO A NEW LEVEL OFYOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:17:06.081 --> 00:17:07.616
  • YOUR DESTINY.IN THE SCRIPTURE, A MAN NAMED
  • 00:17:07.616 --> 00:17:09.118
  • IN THE SCRIPTURE, A MAN NAMEDHAMAN WORKED FOR THE KING OF
  • 00:17:09.118 --> 00:17:10.419
  • HAMAN WORKED FOR THE KING OFPERSIA.
  • 00:17:10.419 --> 00:17:11.587
  • PERSIA.HE HAD A VERY INFLUENTIAL
  • 00:17:11.587 --> 00:17:13.956
  • HE HAD A VERY INFLUENTIALPOSITION, BUT HE LET IT GO TO
  • 00:17:13.956 --> 00:17:15.090
  • POSITION, BUT HE LET IT GO TOHIS HEAD.
  • 00:17:15.090 --> 00:17:16.225
  • HIS HEAD.PEOPLE WOULD BOW DOWN BEFORE
  • 00:17:16.225 --> 00:17:18.293
  • PEOPLE WOULD BOW DOWN BEFOREHIM, EVERYONE, THAT IS,
  • 00:17:18.293 --> 00:17:19.928
  • HIM, EVERYONE, THAT IS,EXCEPT MORDECAI.
  • 00:17:19.928 --> 00:17:21.730
  • EXCEPT MORDECAI.MORDECAI WAS A RELATIVE OF
  • 00:17:21.730 --> 00:17:23.031
  • MORDECAI WAS A RELATIVE OFQUEEN ESTHER.
  • 00:17:23.031 --> 00:17:24.166
  • QUEEN ESTHER.THEY WERE JEWS.
  • 00:17:24.166 --> 00:17:25.968
  • THEY WERE JEWS.HE KNEW YOU ONLY BOWED DOWN
  • 00:17:25.968 --> 00:17:27.369
  • HE KNEW YOU ONLY BOWED DOWNBEFORE GOD.
  • 00:17:27.369 --> 00:17:29.705
  • BEFORE GOD.THIS MADE HAMAN SO UPSET THAT
  • 00:17:29.705 --> 00:17:31.740
  • THIS MADE HAMAN SO UPSET THATHE WENT TO THE KING AND SAID,
  • 00:17:31.740 --> 00:17:33.475
  • HE WENT TO THE KING AND SAID,"THERE'S THIS GROUP OF PEOPLE
  • 00:17:33.475 --> 00:17:34.243
  • "THERE'S THIS GROUP OF PEOPLETHAT DON'T OBEY YOUR
  • 00:17:34.243 --> 00:17:35.310
  • THAT DON'T OBEY YOURCOMMANDS.
  • 00:17:35.310 --> 00:17:36.378
  • COMMANDS.THEY'RE TROUBLEMAKERS AND
  • 00:17:36.378 --> 00:17:38.113
  • THEY'RE TROUBLEMAKERS ANDTHEY NEED TO BE KILLED."
  • 00:17:38.113 --> 00:17:40.349
  • THEY NEED TO BE KILLED."THE KING ISSUED A DECREE THAT
  • 00:17:40.349 --> 00:17:42.117
  • THE KING ISSUED A DECREE THATON A CERTAIN DATE, YOU COULD
  • 00:17:42.117 --> 00:17:44.353
  • ON A CERTAIN DATE, YOU COULDWIPE OUT ALL THE JEWS BUT ONE
  • 00:17:44.353 --> 00:17:45.721
  • WIPE OUT ALL THE JEWS BUT ONENIGHT THIS KING COULDN'T
  • 00:17:45.721 --> 00:17:46.822
  • NIGHT THIS KING COULDN'TSLEEP.
  • 00:17:46.822 --> 00:17:48.056
  • SLEEP.HE ASKED HIS ASSISTANT TO
  • 00:17:48.056 --> 00:17:50.259
  • HE ASKED HIS ASSISTANT TOBRING HIM ONE OF THE BOOKS
  • 00:17:50.259 --> 00:17:51.326
  • BRING HIM ONE OF THE BOOKSTHAT HAD THE CITY'S HISTORY
  • 00:17:51.326 --> 00:17:52.861
  • THAT HAD THE CITY'S HISTORYRECORDED IN IT.
  • 00:17:52.861 --> 00:17:54.263
  • RECORDED IN IT.THE ASSISTANT RANDOMLY
  • 00:17:54.263 --> 00:17:55.831
  • THE ASSISTANT RANDOMLYGRABBED A BOOK AND GAVE IT TO
  • 00:17:55.831 --> 00:17:56.732
  • GRABBED A BOOK AND GAVE IT TOTHE KING.
  • 00:17:56.732 --> 00:17:57.933
  • THE KING.THE KING OPENED TO A RANDOM
  • 00:17:57.933 --> 00:18:00.202
  • THE KING OPENED TO A RANDOMPAGE AND STARTED READING.
  • 00:18:00.202 --> 00:18:01.803
  • PAGE AND STARTED READING.JUST SO HAPPENED IT TALKED
  • 00:18:01.803 --> 00:18:03.872
  • JUST SO HAPPENED IT TALKEDABOUT A GOOD DEED THAT
  • 00:18:03.872 --> 00:18:04.940
  • ABOUT A GOOD DEED THATMORDECAI HAD DONE
  • 00:18:04.940 --> 00:18:06.341
  • MORDECAI HAD DONEFOR THE CITY.
  • 00:18:06.341 --> 00:18:08.143
  • FOR THE CITY.THE KING WAS SO IMPRESSED,
  • 00:18:08.143 --> 00:18:08.944
  • THE KING WAS SO IMPRESSED,THE NEXT MORNING,
  • 00:18:08.944 --> 00:18:10.879
  • THE NEXT MORNING,HE CALLED HAMAN IN.
  • 00:18:10.879 --> 00:18:12.681
  • HE CALLED HAMAN IN.SAID, "HAMAN, WHAT DO THINK
  • 00:18:12.681 --> 00:18:14.349
  • SAID, "HAMAN, WHAT DO THINKWE SHOULD DO FOR A MAN THAT'S
  • 00:18:14.349 --> 00:18:16.118
  • WE SHOULD DO FOR A MAN THAT'SDONE A GOOD DEED AND HAS
  • 00:18:16.118 --> 00:18:17.419
  • DONE A GOOD DEED AND HASNEVER BEEN RECOGNIZED
  • 00:18:17.419 --> 00:18:18.720
  • NEVER BEEN RECOGNIZEDBY THE CITY?"
  • 00:18:18.720 --> 00:18:20.389
  • BY THE CITY?"WELL, HAMAN WAS SO ARROGANT,
  • 00:18:20.389 --> 00:18:21.356
  • WELL, HAMAN WAS SO ARROGANT,HE THOUGHT THE KING WAS
  • 00:18:21.356 --> 00:18:22.691
  • HE THOUGHT THE KING WASTALKING ABOUT HIM SO HE
  • 00:18:22.691 --> 00:18:24.259
  • TALKING ABOUT HIM SO HEPLAYED IT UP REAL BIG.
  • 00:18:24.259 --> 00:18:25.894
  • PLAYED IT UP REAL BIG.HE SAID, "KING, I THINK WE
  • 00:18:25.894 --> 00:18:27.229
  • HE SAID, "KING, I THINK WESHOULD PUT A ROYAL ROBE ON
  • 00:18:27.229 --> 00:18:29.598
  • SHOULD PUT A ROYAL ROBE ONHIM, HAVE A BIG PARADE, MARCH
  • 00:18:29.598 --> 00:18:31.066
  • HIM, HAVE A BIG PARADE, MARCHHIM UP AND DOWN THE STREETS
  • 00:18:31.066 --> 00:18:32.734
  • HIM UP AND DOWN THE STREETSWITH SOMEONE SHOUTING WHAT A
  • 00:18:32.734 --> 00:18:34.369
  • WITH SOMEONE SHOUTING WHAT AGREAT MAN HE IS."
  • 00:18:34.369 --> 00:18:34.970
  • GREAT MAN HE IS."THE KING SAID,
  • 00:18:34.970 --> 00:18:36.538
  • THE KING SAID,"I LOVE THAT IDEA.
  • 00:18:36.538 --> 00:18:38.507
  • "I LOVE THAT IDEA.NOW GO FIND MORDECAI AND DO
  • 00:18:38.507 --> 00:18:41.210
  • NOW GO FIND MORDECAI AND DOJUST WHAT YOU SAID."
  • 00:18:41.210 --> 00:18:43.345
  • JUST WHAT YOU SAID."QUEEN ESTHER TOLD THE KING
  • 00:18:43.345 --> 00:18:45.113
  • QUEEN ESTHER TOLD THE KINGWHAT HAMAN WAS REALLY TRYING
  • 00:18:45.113 --> 00:18:46.215
  • WHAT HAMAN WAS REALLY TRYINGTO DO.
  • 00:18:46.215 --> 00:18:47.349
  • TO DO.INSTEAD OF GETTING RID OF ALL
  • 00:18:47.349 --> 00:18:49.284
  • INSTEAD OF GETTING RID OF ALLTHE JEWS, THE KING GOT RID OF
  • 00:18:49.284 --> 00:18:50.285
  • THE JEWS, THE KING GOT RID OFHAMAN.
  • 00:18:50.285 --> 00:18:52.054
  • HAMAN.HE REVERSED THE DECREE AND
  • 00:18:52.054 --> 00:18:53.689
  • HE REVERSED THE DECREE ANDGAVE MORDECAI HAMAN'S
  • 00:18:53.689 --> 00:18:54.656
  • GAVE MORDECAI HAMAN'SPOSITION.
  • 00:18:54.656 --> 00:18:57.492
  • POSITION.IF YOU TOLD MORDECAI IN THE
  • 00:18:57.492 --> 00:18:59.695
  • IF YOU TOLD MORDECAI IN THEMIDDLE OF THE TROUBLE WHEN IT
  • 00:18:59.695 --> 00:19:00.862
  • MIDDLE OF THE TROUBLE WHEN ITLOOKED LIKE THE JEWS WOULD BE
  • 00:19:00.862 --> 00:19:02.798
  • LOOKED LIKE THE JEWS WOULD BEANNIHILATED, THAT BY THIS
  • 00:19:02.798 --> 00:19:04.433
  • ANNIHILATED, THAT BY THISTIME NEXT YEAR, HAMAN IS
  • 00:19:04.433 --> 00:19:06.001
  • TIME NEXT YEAR, HAMAN ISGOING TO BE GONE, THE KING'S
  • 00:19:06.001 --> 00:19:07.102
  • GOING TO BE GONE, THE KING'SDECREE IS GOING TO BE
  • 00:19:07.102 --> 00:19:08.570
  • DECREE IS GOING TO BEREVERSED, AND YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:19:08.570 --> 00:19:10.772
  • REVERSED, AND YOU'RE GOING TOBE IN A POSITION OF HONOR, HE
  • 00:19:10.772 --> 00:19:11.306
  • BE IN A POSITION OF HONOR, HECOULD HAVE THOUGHT,
  • 00:19:11.306 --> 00:19:13.342
  • COULD HAVE THOUGHT,"THAT'S TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE.
  • 00:19:13.342 --> 00:19:14.743
  • "THAT'S TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE.HOW COULD ALL THAT POSSIBLY
  • 00:19:14.743 --> 00:19:15.777
  • HOW COULD ALL THAT POSSIBLYHAPPEN?"
  • 00:19:15.777 --> 00:19:17.779
  • HAPPEN?"GOD HAS WAYS THAT WE'VE NEVER
  • 00:19:17.779 --> 00:19:19.414
  • GOD HAS WAYS THAT WE'VE NEVERTHOUGHT OF.
  • 00:19:19.414 --> 00:19:20.415
  • THOUGHT OF.YOU MAY BE IN A DIFFICULT
  • 00:19:20.415 --> 00:19:22.317
  • YOU MAY BE IN A DIFFICULTSITUATION, PEOPLE COMING
  • 00:19:22.317 --> 00:19:24.086
  • SITUATION, PEOPLE COMINGAGAINST YOU, FINANCES DON'T
  • 00:19:24.086 --> 00:19:25.587
  • AGAINST YOU, FINANCES DON'TLOOK GOOD, TROUBLE IN A
  • 00:19:25.587 --> 00:19:27.122
  • LOOK GOOD, TROUBLE IN ARELATIONSHIP.
  • 00:19:27.122 --> 00:19:29.024
  • RELATIONSHIP.YOU COULD BE UPSET, WORRIED,
  • 00:19:29.024 --> 00:19:30.892
  • YOU COULD BE UPSET, WORRIED,STAY IN PEACE.
  • 00:19:30.892 --> 00:19:32.461
  • STAY IN PEACE.IT IS NOT PERMANENT.
  • 00:19:32.461 --> 00:19:34.529
  • IT IS NOT PERMANENT.LIFE WITH MORDECAI BY THIS
  • 00:19:34.529 --> 00:19:36.331
  • LIFE WITH MORDECAI BY THISTIME NEXT YEAR, IT'S ALL
  • 00:19:36.331 --> 00:19:37.699
  • TIME NEXT YEAR, IT'S ALLGOING TO BE TURNED IN YOUR
  • 00:19:37.699 --> 00:19:38.867
  • GOING TO BE TURNED IN YOURFAVOR.
  • 00:19:38.867 --> 00:19:40.869
  • FAVOR.BECAUSE YOU HONOR GOD, HE'S
  • 00:19:40.869 --> 00:19:42.704
  • BECAUSE YOU HONOR GOD, HE'SDEALING WITH THOSE ENEMIES.
  • 00:19:42.704 --> 00:19:44.306
  • DEALING WITH THOSE ENEMIES.HE'S FIGHTING YOUR BATTLES.
  • 00:19:44.306 --> 00:19:45.707
  • HE'S FIGHTING YOUR BATTLES.THOSE PEOPLE THAT ARE TRYING
  • 00:19:45.707 --> 00:19:47.476
  • THOSE PEOPLE THAT ARE TRYINGTO STOP YOU ARE NOT GOING TO
  • 00:19:47.476 --> 00:19:48.844
  • TO STOP YOU ARE NOT GOING TOSUCCEED.
  • 00:19:48.844 --> 00:19:49.845
  • SUCCEED.IT LOOKS LIKE THEY HAVE THE
  • 00:19:49.845 --> 00:19:51.713
  • IT LOOKS LIKE THEY HAVE THEUPPER HAND, THEY HAVE MORE
  • 00:19:51.713 --> 00:19:52.981
  • UPPER HAND, THEY HAVE MOREAUTHORITY, THEY MAY MAYBE
  • 00:19:52.981 --> 00:19:54.783
  • AUTHORITY, THEY MAY MAYBEOVER YOU, THE GOOD NEWS IS
  • 00:19:54.783 --> 00:19:57.219
  • OVER YOU, THE GOOD NEWS ISOUR GOD IS OVER THEM.
  • 00:19:57.219 --> 00:19:59.187
  • OUR GOD IS OVER THEM.HE CONTROLS THE UNIVERSE.
  • 00:19:59.187 --> 00:20:00.756
  • HE CONTROLS THE UNIVERSE.KEEP DOING THE RIGHT THING.
  • 00:20:00.756 --> 00:20:02.257
  • KEEP DOING THE RIGHT THING.DON'T TAKE MATTERS INTO YOUR
  • 00:20:02.257 --> 00:20:03.458
  • DON'T TAKE MATTERS INTO YOUROWN HANDS.
  • 00:20:03.458 --> 00:20:05.894
  • OWN HANDS.LET GOD BE YOUR VINDICATOR
  • 00:20:05.894 --> 00:20:07.796
  • LET GOD BE YOUR VINDICATORAND BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,
  • 00:20:07.796 --> 00:20:09.564
  • AND BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,THE ENEMIES YOU SEE TODAY,
  • 00:20:09.564 --> 00:20:11.033
  • THE ENEMIES YOU SEE TODAY,YOU WILL SEE NO MORE.
  • 00:20:11.033 --> 00:20:12.701
  • YOU WILL SEE NO MORE.BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR, WHAT
  • 00:20:12.701 --> 00:20:14.369
  • BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR, WHATWAS MEANT FOR YOUR HARM WILL
  • 00:20:14.369 --> 00:20:16.104
  • WAS MEANT FOR YOUR HARM WILLBE TURNED TO YOUR ADVANTAGE.
  • 00:20:16.104 --> 00:20:18.140
  • BE TURNED TO YOUR ADVANTAGE."NOW JOEL, THIS IS ENCOURAGING
  • 00:20:18.140 --> 00:20:19.107
  • "NOW JOEL, THIS IS ENCOURAGINGBUT I DON'T SEE
  • 00:20:19.107 --> 00:20:20.876
  • BUT I DON'T SEEHOW IT CAN HAPPEN FOR ME."
  • 00:20:20.876 --> 00:20:22.511
  • HOW IT CAN HAPPEN FOR ME."NEITHER DID MORDECAI, NEITHER
  • 00:20:22.511 --> 00:20:24.212
  • NEITHER DID MORDECAI, NEITHERDID JOSEPH, NEITHER DID THAT
  • 00:20:24.212 --> 00:20:26.148
  • DID JOSEPH, NEITHER DID THAT12-YEAR-OLD GIRL.
  • 00:20:26.148 --> 00:20:27.416
  • 12-YEAR-OLD GIRL.YOU DON'T HAVE TO SEE HOW,
  • 00:20:27.416 --> 00:20:28.950
  • YOU DON'T HAVE TO SEE HOW,ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS
  • 00:20:28.950 --> 00:20:30.152
  • ALL YOU HAVE TO DO ISBELIEVE.
  • 00:20:30.152 --> 00:20:31.586
  • BELIEVE.WHEN YOU BELIEVE, ANGELS GO
  • 00:20:31.586 --> 00:20:32.487
  • WHEN YOU BELIEVE, ANGELS GOTO WORK.
  • 00:20:32.487 --> 00:20:33.655
  • TO WORK.WHEN YOU BELIEVE, FORCES OF
  • 00:20:33.655 --> 00:20:35.324
  • WHEN YOU BELIEVE, FORCES OFDARKNESS ARE PUSHED BACK.
  • 00:20:35.324 --> 00:20:36.325
  • DARKNESS ARE PUSHED BACK.WHEN YOU BELIEVE, THINGS
  • 00:20:36.325 --> 00:20:37.559
  • WHEN YOU BELIEVE, THINGSBEGIN TO CHANGE IN YOUR
  • 00:20:37.559 --> 00:20:38.794
  • BEGIN TO CHANGE IN YOURFAVOR.
  • 00:20:38.794 --> 00:20:40.329
  • FAVOR.I TALKED TO A MAN THAT HAD
  • 00:20:40.329 --> 00:20:41.563
  • I TALKED TO A MAN THAT HADBEEN IN PRISON SINCE HE WAS
  • 00:20:41.563 --> 00:20:43.265
  • BEEN IN PRISON SINCE HE WAS17 YEARS OLD.
  • 00:20:43.265 --> 00:20:44.533
  • 17 YEARS OLD.HE WAS CONVICTED OF SELLING
  • 00:20:44.533 --> 00:20:46.034
  • HE WAS CONVICTED OF SELLINGDRUGS AND SENTENCED
  • 00:20:46.034 --> 00:20:47.336
  • DRUGS AND SENTENCEDTO 40 YEARS.
  • 00:20:47.336 --> 00:20:48.236
  • TO 40 YEARS.HE'D BEEN WATCHING US IN
  • 00:20:48.236 --> 00:20:49.604
  • HE'D BEEN WATCHING US INPRISON WITH THE OTHER
  • 00:20:49.604 --> 00:20:50.972
  • PRISON WITH THE OTHERINMATES, AND HE'D GIVEN HIS
  • 00:20:50.972 --> 00:20:52.474
  • INMATES, AND HE'D GIVEN HISLIFE TO CHRIST, AND HAD A
  • 00:20:52.474 --> 00:20:53.875
  • LIFE TO CHRIST, AND HAD AWHOLE NEW OUTLOOK.
  • 00:20:53.875 --> 00:20:56.178
  • WHOLE NEW OUTLOOK.ONE MESSAGE I TALKED ABOUT,
  • 00:20:56.178 --> 00:20:57.446
  • ONE MESSAGE I TALKED ABOUT,HOW GOD IS GOING TO DO THINGS
  • 00:20:57.446 --> 00:20:59.314
  • HOW GOD IS GOING TO DO THINGSSOONER THAN EXPECTED.
  • 00:20:59.314 --> 00:21:00.449
  • SOONER THAN EXPECTED.THAT TOOK ROOT DOWN IN HIS
  • 00:21:00.449 --> 00:21:01.450
  • THAT TOOK ROOT DOWN IN HISSPIRIT.
  • 00:21:01.450 --> 00:21:02.451
  • SPIRIT.HE STARTED TELLING THE OTHER
  • 00:21:02.451 --> 00:21:04.019
  • HE STARTED TELLING THE OTHERINMATES HE WAS GOING TO GET
  • 00:21:04.019 --> 00:21:05.153
  • INMATES HE WAS GOING TO GETOUT SOON.
  • 00:21:05.153 --> 00:21:06.488
  • OUT SOON.THEY LOOKED AT HIM LIKE HE
  • 00:21:06.488 --> 00:21:07.589
  • THEY LOOKED AT HIM LIKE HEWASN'T ALL THERE.
  • 00:21:07.589 --> 00:21:09.925
  • WASN'T ALL THERE.HE HAD 25 MORE YEARS LEFT.
  • 00:21:09.925 --> 00:21:11.993
  • HE HAD 25 MORE YEARS LEFT.SIX MONTHS LATER, THE WARDEN
  • 00:21:11.993 --> 00:21:13.862
  • SIX MONTHS LATER, THE WARDENCALLED HIM IN AND SAID,
  • 00:21:13.862 --> 00:21:15.597
  • CALLED HIM IN AND SAID,"BECAUSE OF GOOD BEHAVIOR,
  • 00:21:15.597 --> 00:21:16.732
  • "BECAUSE OF GOOD BEHAVIOR,WE'RE GOING TO COMMUTE
  • 00:21:16.732 --> 00:21:18.200
  • WE'RE GOING TO COMMUTETHE REST OF YOUR SENTENCE.
  • 00:21:18.200 --> 00:21:20.635
  • THE REST OF YOUR SENTENCE.YOU ARE FREE TO GO."
  • 00:21:20.635 --> 00:21:22.471
  • YOU ARE FREE TO GO."THOSE OTHER PRISONERS LOOKED
  • 00:21:22.471 --> 00:21:23.171
  • THOSE OTHER PRISONERS LOOKEDAT HIM LIKE,
  • 00:21:23.171 --> 00:21:25.440
  • AT HIM LIKE,"WILL YOU PRAY FOR US?"
  • 00:21:25.440 --> 00:21:27.075
  • "WILL YOU PRAY FOR US?"HE WAS RELEASED LAST WEEK,
  • 00:21:27.075 --> 00:21:28.477
  • HE WAS RELEASED LAST WEEK,THE FIRST PLACE HE CAME WAS
  • 00:21:28.477 --> 00:21:31.413
  • THE FIRST PLACE HE CAME WASTO LAKEWOOD.
  • 00:21:31.413 --> 00:21:32.414
  • TO LAKEWOOD.HE FLEW HERE
  • 00:21:32.414 --> 00:21:34.216
  • HE FLEW HEREFROM ANOTHER CITY.
  • 00:21:34.216 --> 00:21:35.851
  • FROM ANOTHER CITY.I MET HIM AFTERWARDS.
  • 00:21:35.851 --> 00:21:37.152
  • I MET HIM AFTERWARDS.HE HAD BIG TEARS RUNNING DOWN
  • 00:21:37.152 --> 00:21:39.254
  • HE HAD BIG TEARS RUNNING DOWNHIS CHEEKS, SO GRATEFUL,
  • 00:21:39.254 --> 00:21:40.555
  • HIS CHEEKS, SO GRATEFUL,SO OVERCOME WITH EMOTION,
  • 00:21:40.555 --> 00:21:42.324
  • SO OVERCOME WITH EMOTION,HE COULD HARDLY SPEAK.
  • 00:21:42.324 --> 00:21:44.359
  • HE COULD HARDLY SPEAK.LIKE WITH HIM, BY THIS TIME
  • 00:21:44.359 --> 00:21:46.027
  • LIKE WITH HIM, BY THIS TIMENEXT YEAR, YOU'RE GONNA SEE
  • 00:21:46.027 --> 00:21:47.629
  • NEXT YEAR, YOU'RE GONNA SEETHINGS HAPPEN THAT YOU NEVER
  • 00:21:47.629 --> 00:21:49.731
  • THINGS HAPPEN THAT YOU NEVERDREAMED WOULD HAPPEN.
  • 00:21:49.731 --> 00:21:52.134
  • DREAMED WOULD HAPPEN.BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,
  • 00:21:52.134 --> 00:21:53.335
  • BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,YOU'RE GOING TO BE AT A NEW
  • 00:21:53.335 --> 00:21:55.637
  • YOU'RE GOING TO BE AT A NEWLEVEL IN YOUR HEALTH, IN YOUR
  • 00:21:55.637 --> 00:21:57.305
  • LEVEL IN YOUR HEALTH, IN YOURFINANCES, IN YOUR CAREER.
  • 00:21:57.305 --> 00:21:58.673
  • FINANCES, IN YOUR CAREER.BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,
  • 00:21:58.673 --> 00:21:59.741
  • BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR,YOU'RE GONNA BE FREE FROM
  • 00:21:59.741 --> 00:22:00.809
  • YOU'RE GONNA BE FREE FROMTHAT ADDICTION.
  • 00:22:00.809 --> 00:22:02.844
  • THAT ADDICTION.GOD IS UP TO SOMETHING.
  • 00:22:02.844 --> 00:22:03.812
  • GOD IS UP TO SOMETHING.HE'S ABOUT TO SHOW OUT IN
  • 00:22:03.812 --> 00:22:04.946
  • HE'S ABOUT TO SHOW OUT INYOUR LIFE.
  • 00:22:04.946 --> 00:22:05.981
  • YOUR LIFE."WELL JOEL, YOU'RE JUST
  • 00:22:05.981 --> 00:22:07.582
  • "WELL JOEL, YOU'RE JUSTGETTING PEOPLE'S HOPES UP.
  • 00:22:07.582 --> 00:22:08.650
  • GETTING PEOPLE'S HOPES UP.I DON'T THINK THIS IS GOING
  • 00:22:08.650 --> 00:22:09.951
  • I DON'T THINK THIS IS GOINGTO HAPPEN FOR ME."
  • 00:22:09.951 --> 00:22:10.952
  • TO HAPPEN FOR ME."YOU'RE RIGHT, IT'S NOT GOING
  • 00:22:10.952 --> 00:22:11.787
  • YOU'RE RIGHT, IT'S NOT GOINGTO HAPPEN.
  • 00:22:11.787 --> 00:22:12.721
  • TO HAPPEN.THIS IS FOR PEOPLE WHO
  • 00:22:12.721 --> 00:22:13.922
  • THIS IS FOR PEOPLE WHOBELIEVE.
  • 00:22:13.922 --> 00:22:16.458
  • BELIEVE.YOU HAVE TO--YOU HAVE TO LET
  • 00:22:16.458 --> 00:22:18.560
  • YOU HAVE TO--YOU HAVE TO LETTHE SEED TAKE ROOT.
  • 00:22:18.560 --> 00:22:19.761
  • THE SEED TAKE ROOT.HERE'S THE KEY, DON'T TALK
  • 00:22:19.761 --> 00:22:21.229
  • HERE'S THE KEY, DON'T TALKYOURSELF OUT OF IT.
  • 00:22:21.229 --> 00:22:23.365
  • YOURSELF OUT OF IT.TALK YOURSELF INTO IT.
  • 00:22:23.365 --> 00:22:25.734
  • TALK YOURSELF INTO IT.2 KINGS CHAPTER 7, THE SYRIAN
  • 00:22:25.734 --> 00:22:27.636
  • 2 KINGS CHAPTER 7, THE SYRIANARMY HAD SURROUNDED THE CITY
  • 00:22:27.636 --> 00:22:29.504
  • ARMY HAD SURROUNDED THE CITYOF SAMARIA AND CUT OFF THE
  • 00:22:29.504 --> 00:22:31.773
  • OF SAMARIA AND CUT OFF THEISRAELITES FOOD SUPPLY.
  • 00:22:31.773 --> 00:22:33.141
  • ISRAELITES FOOD SUPPLY.THE PEOPLE WERE DESPERATE.
  • 00:22:33.141 --> 00:22:33.675
  • THE PEOPLE WERE DESPERATE.IT LOOKED LIKE
  • 00:22:33.675 --> 00:22:35.110
  • IT LOOKED LIKEIT WAS THE END.
  • 00:22:35.110 --> 00:22:36.912
  • IT WAS THE END.THE PROPHET ELISHA SHOWED UP
  • 00:22:36.912 --> 00:22:38.513
  • THE PROPHET ELISHA SHOWED UPAND SAID TO THE ISRAELITES,
  • 00:22:38.513 --> 00:22:41.216
  • AND SAID TO THE ISRAELITES,"BY THIS TIME TOMORROW, THERE
  • 00:22:41.216 --> 00:22:43.185
  • "BY THIS TIME TOMORROW, THEREWILL BE SO MUCH FOOD THAT YOU
  • 00:22:43.185 --> 00:22:44.085
  • WILL BE SO MUCH FOOD THAT YOUCAN BUY BREAD
  • 00:22:44.085 --> 00:22:46.087
  • CAN BUY BREADFOR A PENNY A LOAF."
  • 00:22:46.087 --> 00:22:47.322
  • FOR A PENNY A LOAF."PEOPLE LOOKED AT ELISHA LIKE
  • 00:22:47.322 --> 00:22:49.090
  • PEOPLE LOOKED AT ELISHA LIKEHE HAD LOST HIS MIND.
  • 00:22:49.090 --> 00:22:50.192
  • HE HAD LOST HIS MIND.THEY WERE SURROUNDED,
  • 00:22:50.192 --> 00:22:51.493
  • THEY WERE SURROUNDED,STARVING TO DEATH, SEEMED
  • 00:22:51.493 --> 00:22:52.661
  • STARVING TO DEATH, SEEMEDIMPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:22:52.661 --> 00:22:53.962
  • IMPOSSIBLE.ONE OF THE MAIN LEADERS SAID,
  • 00:22:53.962 --> 00:22:55.730
  • ONE OF THE MAIN LEADERS SAID,"ELISHA, EVEN IF GOD OPENED
  • 00:22:55.730 --> 00:22:57.065
  • "ELISHA, EVEN IF GOD OPENEDTHE WINDOWS OF HEAVEN,
  • 00:22:57.065 --> 00:22:58.834
  • THE WINDOWS OF HEAVEN,THAT STILL WOULDN'T HAPPEN."
  • 00:22:58.834 --> 00:23:00.268
  • THAT STILL WOULDN'T HAPPEN."THERE WERE FOUR LEPERS
  • 00:23:00.268 --> 00:23:01.570
  • THERE WERE FOUR LEPERSSITTING OUTSIDE THE CITY
  • 00:23:01.570 --> 00:23:03.238
  • SITTING OUTSIDE THE CITYGATES OF SAMARIA.
  • 00:23:03.238 --> 00:23:03.872
  • GATES OF SAMARIA.THEY THOUGHT,
  • 00:23:03.872 --> 00:23:05.207
  • THEY THOUGHT,"WE HAVE NOTHING TO LOSE.
  • 00:23:05.207 --> 00:23:06.942
  • "WE HAVE NOTHING TO LOSE.WE'RE GOING TO DIE ANYWAY.
  • 00:23:06.942 --> 00:23:08.076
  • WE'RE GOING TO DIE ANYWAY.LET'S WALK DOWN TO THE
  • 00:23:08.076 --> 00:23:09.611
  • LET'S WALK DOWN TO THEENEMIES' CAMP AND SEE WHAT
  • 00:23:09.611 --> 00:23:10.946
  • ENEMIES' CAMP AND SEE WHATTHEY'RE DOING."
  • 00:23:10.946 --> 00:23:12.814
  • THEY'RE DOING."THEY STARTED WALKING, GOD
  • 00:23:12.814 --> 00:23:14.616
  • THEY STARTED WALKING, GODMULTIPLIED THE SOUND OF THEIR
  • 00:23:14.616 --> 00:23:16.051
  • MULTIPLIED THE SOUND OF THEIRFOOTSTEPS.
  • 00:23:16.051 --> 00:23:18.053
  • FOOTSTEPS.THE ENEMY THOUGHT A HUGE ARMY
  • 00:23:18.053 --> 00:23:19.187
  • THE ENEMY THOUGHT A HUGE ARMYWAS ATTACKING.
  • 00:23:19.187 --> 00:23:20.622
  • WAS ATTACKING.THEY PANICKED AND TOOK OFF
  • 00:23:20.622 --> 00:23:22.224
  • THEY PANICKED AND TOOK OFFRUNNING FOR THEIR LIVES.
  • 00:23:22.224 --> 00:23:23.825
  • RUNNING FOR THEIR LIVES.THEY LEFT ALL OF THEIR FOOD,
  • 00:23:23.825 --> 00:23:25.527
  • THEY LEFT ALL OF THEIR FOOD,THEIR SUPPLIES, THEIR GOLD,
  • 00:23:25.527 --> 00:23:26.795
  • THEIR SUPPLIES, THEIR GOLD,THEIR SILVER.
  • 00:23:26.795 --> 00:23:28.029
  • THEIR SILVER.THE LEPERS WENT BACK AND TOLD
  • 00:23:28.029 --> 00:23:30.065
  • THE LEPERS WENT BACK AND TOLDTHE ISRAELITES, "JUST LIKE
  • 00:23:30.065 --> 00:23:31.933
  • THE ISRAELITES, "JUST LIKEELISHA SAID, THERE WAS SO
  • 00:23:31.933 --> 00:23:33.535
  • ELISHA SAID, THERE WAS SOMUCH FOOD, YOU COULD BUY A
  • 00:23:33.535 --> 00:23:35.804
  • MUCH FOOD, YOU COULD BUY ALOAF OF BREAD FOR ONE PENNY."
  • 00:23:35.804 --> 00:23:37.439
  • LOAF OF BREAD FOR ONE PENNY.""JOEL, I THOUGHT YOU SAID BY
  • 00:23:37.439 --> 00:23:39.241
  • "JOEL, I THOUGHT YOU SAID BYTHIS TIME NEXT YEAR."
  • 00:23:39.241 --> 00:23:40.876
  • THIS TIME NEXT YEAR."YES, BUT GOD HAS SOME OF
  • 00:23:40.876 --> 00:23:44.779
  • YES, BUT GOD HAS SOME OFTHESE BY THIS TIME TOMORROW.
  • 00:23:44.779 --> 00:23:47.816
  • THESE BY THIS TIME TOMORROW.IT MAY NOT TAKE A FULL YEAR.
  • 00:23:47.816 --> 00:23:49.384
  • IT MAY NOT TAKE A FULL YEAR.GOD KNOWS HOW TO ACCELERATE
  • 00:23:49.384 --> 00:23:50.652
  • GOD KNOWS HOW TO ACCELERATETHINGS.
  • 00:23:50.652 --> 00:23:52.754
  • THINGS.IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN SOONER
  • 00:23:52.754 --> 00:23:54.189
  • IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN SOONERTHAN YOU THINK.
  • 00:23:54.189 --> 00:23:56.391
  • THAN YOU THINK.YOU ARE CLOSER THAN IT LOOKS.
  • 00:23:56.391 --> 00:23:57.993
  • YOU ARE CLOSER THAN IT LOOKS.ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCES MAY
  • 00:23:57.993 --> 00:23:59.895
  • ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCES MAYSAY, "IT'S IMPOSSIBLE, COULD
  • 00:23:59.895 --> 00:24:01.830
  • SAY, "IT'S IMPOSSIBLE, COULDNEVER GET WELL THAT SOON.
  • 00:24:01.830 --> 00:24:03.164
  • NEVER GET WELL THAT SOON.MY BUSINESS COULD NEVER TURN
  • 00:24:03.164 --> 00:24:04.566
  • MY BUSINESS COULD NEVER TURNAROUND OVERNIGHT.
  • 00:24:04.566 --> 00:24:05.800
  • AROUND OVERNIGHT.JOEL, YOU KNOW I CAN'T BREAK
  • 00:24:05.800 --> 00:24:07.202
  • JOEL, YOU KNOW I CAN'T BREAKTHIS ADDICTION BY TOMORROW.
  • 00:24:07.202 --> 00:24:08.336
  • THIS ADDICTION BY TOMORROW.IT'S GONNA TAKE YEARS."
  • 00:24:08.336 --> 00:24:08.937
  • IT'S GONNA TAKE YEARS."YOU DON'T KNOW
  • 00:24:08.937 --> 00:24:10.272
  • YOU DON'T KNOWWHAT GOD IS UP TO.
  • 00:24:10.272 --> 00:24:11.473
  • WHAT GOD IS UP TO.YOU'RE LOOKING AT IT IN THE
  • 00:24:11.473 --> 00:24:12.807
  • YOU'RE LOOKING AT IT IN THENATURAL, WE SERVE A
  • 00:24:12.807 --> 00:24:14.676
  • NATURAL, WE SERVE ASUPERNATURAL GOD.
  • 00:24:14.676 --> 00:24:16.044
  • SUPERNATURAL GOD.DON'T BE LIKE THAT ONE LEADER
  • 00:24:16.044 --> 00:24:17.746
  • DON'T BE LIKE THAT ONE LEADERAND THINK ALL THE REASONS WHY
  • 00:24:17.746 --> 00:24:18.813
  • AND THINK ALL THE REASONS WHYIT CAN'T HAPPEN.
  • 00:24:18.813 --> 00:24:20.515
  • IT CAN'T HAPPEN.GET IN AGREEMENT WITH GOD.
  • 00:24:20.515 --> 00:24:21.550
  • GET IN AGREEMENT WITH GOD.BELIEVE SOMETHING GOOD
  • 00:24:21.550 --> 00:24:22.651
  • BELIEVE SOMETHING GOODIS ON THE WAY.
  • 00:24:22.651 --> 00:24:23.618
  • IS ON THE WAY.ALL THROUGH THE DAY, THANK
  • 00:24:23.618 --> 00:24:24.586
  • ALL THROUGH THE DAY, THANKHIM THAT HE'S WORKING
  • 00:24:24.586 --> 00:24:25.854
  • HIM THAT HE'S WORKINGIN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:25.854 --> 00:24:27.589
  • IN YOUR LIFE.IF YOU DO THIS, I BELIEVE AND
  • 00:24:27.589 --> 00:24:29.391
  • IF YOU DO THIS, I BELIEVE ANDDECLARE LIKE THE LADY WITH
  • 00:24:29.391 --> 00:24:31.092
  • DECLARE LIKE THE LADY WITHELISHA, BY THIS TIME NEXT
  • 00:24:31.092 --> 00:24:32.627
  • ELISHA, BY THIS TIME NEXTYEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE
  • 00:24:32.627 --> 00:24:33.728
  • YEAR, YOU'RE GOING TO HAVEYOUR BABY.
  • 00:24:33.728 --> 00:24:34.863
  • YOUR BABY.THAT DREAM IS GOING TO COME
  • 00:24:34.863 --> 00:24:35.597
  • THAT DREAM IS GOING TO COMETO PASS.
  • 00:24:35.597 --> 00:24:36.731
  • TO PASS.THAT PROBLEM IS GOING TO BE
  • 00:24:36.731 --> 00:24:37.632
  • THAT PROBLEM IS GOING TO BERESOLVED.
  • 00:24:37.632 --> 00:24:39.734
  • RESOLVED.IN JESUS'S NAME, AND IF YOU
  • 00:24:39.734 --> 00:24:40.669
  • IN JESUS'S NAME, AND IF YOURECEIVE IT, CAN YOU SAY AMEN
  • 00:24:40.669 --> 00:24:43.204
  • RECEIVE IT, CAN YOU SAY AMENTODAY?
  • 00:24:43.204 --> 00:24:44.039
  • TODAY?I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU AN
  • 00:24:44.039 --> 00:24:45.907
  • I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU ANOPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS THE
  • 00:24:45.907 --> 00:24:47.409
  • OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS THELORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:47.409 --> 00:24:48.843
  • LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:24:48.843 --> 00:24:51.279
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I
  • 00:24:51.279 --> 00:24:53.548
  • JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, IREPENT OF MY SINS.
  • 00:24:53.548 --> 00:24:55.884
  • REPENT OF MY SINS.COME INTO MY HEART.
  • 00:24:55.884 --> 00:24:57.319
  • COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND
  • 00:24:57.319 --> 00:24:58.820
  • I MAKE YOU MY LORD ANDSAVIOR."
  • 00:24:58.820 --> 00:25:00.121
  • SAVIOR."IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLE
  • 00:25:00.121 --> 00:25:01.856
  • IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLEPRAYER, WE BELIEVE YOU GOT
  • 00:25:01.856 --> 00:25:03.191
  • PRAYER, WE BELIEVE YOU GOTBORN AGAIN.
  • 00:25:03.191 --> 00:25:04.125
  • BORN AGAIN.GET IN A GOOD BIBLE-BASED
  • 00:25:04.125 --> 00:25:06.094
  • GET IN A GOOD BIBLE-BASEDCHURCH AND KEEP GOD FIRST
  • 00:25:06.094 --> 00:25:07.095
  • CHURCH AND KEEP GOD FIRSTPLACE.
  • 00:25:07.095 --> 00:25:07.662
  • PLACE.VICTORIA AND I
  • 00:25:07.662 --> 00:25:08.563
  • VICTORIA AND IWILL BE RIGHT BACK
  • 00:25:08.563 --> 00:25:10.332
  • .
  • 00:25:11.700 --> 00:25:12.534
  • .>JUDY: SO, EVER SINCE I KNEW
  • 00:25:12.534 --> 00:25:14.603
  • >JUDY: SO, EVER SINCE I KNEWI WAS PREGNANT, I WAS PRAYING
  • 00:25:14.603 --> 00:25:17.339
  • I WAS PREGNANT, I WAS PRAYINGFOR MY BABY. AND AFTER I HAD
  • 00:25:17.339 --> 00:25:19.874
  • FOR MY BABY. AND AFTER I HADMY BABY, I PRAYED FOR ADOPTION.
  • 00:25:19.874 --> 00:25:21.409
  • MY BABY, I PRAYED FOR ADOPTION.I COULDN'T AFFORD TO GIVE HER
  • 00:25:21.409 --> 00:25:22.777
  • I COULDN'T AFFORD TO GIVE HERTHE LIFE THAT I WANTED HER TO
  • 00:25:22.777 --> 00:25:24.646
  • THE LIFE THAT I WANTED HER TOHAVE. SO I WAS JUST TALKING
  • 00:25:24.646 --> 00:25:26.381
  • HAVE. SO I WAS JUST TALKINGTO THE LORD JANUARY THE 1ST.
  • 00:25:26.381 --> 00:25:27.916
  • TO THE LORD JANUARY THE 1ST.I SAID, "FATHER, IF YOU DON'T
  • 00:25:27.916 --> 00:25:29.618
  • I SAID, "FATHER, IF YOU DON'TDO NOTHING ELSE FOR ME, I SAID,
  • 00:25:29.618 --> 00:25:30.885
  • DO NOTHING ELSE FOR ME, I SAID,I WOULD LOVE TO SEE HER BEFORE
  • 00:25:30.885 --> 00:25:31.853
  • I WOULD LOVE TO SEE HER BEFOREYOU TAKE ME HOME TO BE WITH
  • 00:25:31.853 --> 00:25:33.254
  • YOU TAKE ME HOME TO BE WITHYOU."
  • 00:25:33.254 --> 00:25:34.089
  • YOU."> PEACHES: ONE THING THAT I
  • 00:25:34.089 --> 00:25:35.390
  • > PEACHES: ONE THING THAT IWANTED, GOD, MY WHOLE LIFE;
  • 00:25:35.390 --> 00:25:36.791
  • WANTED, GOD, MY WHOLE LIFE;IF YOU JUST GIVE ME THIS ONE
  • 00:25:36.791 --> 00:25:37.859
  • IF YOU JUST GIVE ME THIS ONETHING, I PROMISE I WON'T ASK
  • 00:25:37.859 --> 00:25:38.960
  • THING, I PROMISE I WON'T ASKFOR NOTHING ELSE. BUT WON'T
  • 00:25:38.960 --> 00:25:40.228
  • FOR NOTHING ELSE. BUT WON'TYOU JUST LET ME KNOW WHO SHE
  • 00:25:40.228 --> 00:25:41.429
  • YOU JUST LET ME KNOW WHO SHEIS. I JUST WANT TO SEE HER.
  • 00:25:41.429 --> 00:25:42.397
  • IS. I JUST WANT TO SEE HER.I JUST WANT TO TELL HER THANK
  • 00:25:42.397 --> 00:25:43.698
  • I JUST WANT TO TELL HER THANKYOU. SO ONE PERSON THAT I
  • 00:25:43.698 --> 00:25:45.166
  • YOU. SO ONE PERSON THAT IREACHED OUT TO, SHE ENCOURAGED
  • 00:25:45.166 --> 00:25:47.268
  • REACHED OUT TO, SHE ENCOURAGEDME TO GO TO ANCESTRY DNA TEST.
  • 00:25:47.268 --> 00:25:48.203
  • ME TO GO TO ANCESTRY DNA TEST.I GOT A NOTIFICATION THAT I GOT
  • 00:25:48.203 --> 00:25:50.939
  • I GOT A NOTIFICATION THAT I GOTA MESSAGE. JUST LIKE THAT.
  • 00:25:50.939 --> 00:25:52.173
  • A MESSAGE. JUST LIKE THAT.LIKE ONE DAY SHE WASN'T THERE
  • 00:25:52.173 --> 00:25:55.143
  • LIKE ONE DAY SHE WASN'T THEREAND THE NEXT DAY SHE WAS.
  • 00:25:55.143 --> 00:25:56.311
  • AND THE NEXT DAY SHE WAS.JUST LIKE THAT. THAT'S HOW FAST
  • 00:25:56.311 --> 00:25:57.612
  • JUST LIKE THAT. THAT'S HOW FASTGOD DID IT. HE GAVE ME SO MUCH
  • 00:25:57.612 --> 00:25:59.881
  • GOD DID IT. HE GAVE ME SO MUCHMORE. THAT'S HOW GOD WORKS.
  • 00:25:59.881 --> 00:26:01.016
  • MORE. THAT'S HOW GOD WORKS.> JUDY: HER HUGGING ME FOR THE
  • 00:26:01.016 --> 00:26:03.051
  • > JUDY: HER HUGGING ME FOR THEFIRST TIME. AND SHE JUST KEPT
  • 00:26:03.051 --> 00:26:05.220
  • FIRST TIME. AND SHE JUST KEPTTELLING ME, "MOMMA, I LOVE YOU.
  • 00:26:05.220 --> 00:26:07.422
  • TELLING ME, "MOMMA, I LOVE YOU.I LOVE YOU, MOMMA." SHE SAID,
  • 00:26:07.422 --> 00:26:09.524
  • I LOVE YOU, MOMMA." SHE SAID,"I'M HERE NOW. I'M HERE NOW."
  • 00:26:09.524 --> 00:26:10.358
  • "I'M HERE NOW. I'M HERE NOW."SHE SAID, "I'M NOT GOING
  • 00:26:10.358 --> 00:26:11.426
  • SHE SAID, "I'M NOT GOINGNOWHERE." SHE SAID, "I'M NOT
  • 00:26:11.426 --> 00:26:15.430
  • NOWHERE." SHE SAID, "I'M NOTGOING NOWHERE. I'M HERE NOW."
  • 00:26:15.430 --> 00:26:16.031
  • GOING NOWHERE. I'M HERE NOW.">VICTORIA: GOD HAS AMAZING
  • 00:26:16.031 --> 00:26:17.499
  • >VICTORIA: GOD HAS AMAZINGTHINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.
  • 00:26:17.499 --> 00:26:18.333
  • THINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.WHEN YOU TAKE THE LIMITS
  • 00:26:18.333 --> 00:26:19.668
  • WHEN YOU TAKE THE LIMITSOFF OF HIM AND PRAY BOLD
  • 00:26:19.668 --> 00:26:20.769
  • OFF OF HIM AND PRAY BOLDPRAYERS, YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:26:20.769 --> 00:26:22.671
  • PRAYERS, YOU'RE GOING TOSEE UNCOMMON BLESSINGS,
  • 00:26:22.671 --> 00:26:23.905
  • SEE UNCOMMON BLESSINGS,UNUSUAL INCREASE,
  • 00:26:23.905 --> 00:26:25.440
  • UNUSUAL INCREASE,AND UNPRECEDENTED FAVOR.
  • 00:26:25.440 --> 00:26:26.307
  • AND UNPRECEDENTED FAVOR.HE'S GOING TO TAKE YOU
  • 00:26:26.307 --> 00:26:27.208
  • HE'S GOING TO TAKE YOUFURTHER THAN YOU'VE EVER
  • 00:26:27.208 --> 00:26:28.176
  • FURTHER THAN YOU'VE EVERDREAMED.
  • 00:26:28.176 --> 00:26:29.010
  • DREAMED.>JOEL: THIS DEVOTIONAL IS
  • 00:26:29.010 --> 00:26:30.145
  • >JOEL: THIS DEVOTIONAL ISFILLED WITH ENCOURAGEMENT
  • 00:26:30.145 --> 00:26:31.446
  • FILLED WITH ENCOURAGEMENTAND INSPIRATION.
  • 00:26:31.446 --> 00:26:32.681
  • AND INSPIRATION.REQUEST YOUR COPY TODAY.
  • 00:26:32.681 --> 00:26:33.682
  • REQUEST YOUR COPY TODAY.IT WILL HELP YOU LIVE THE
  • 00:26:33.682 --> 00:26:35.083
  • IT WILL HELP YOU LIVE THEBEST LIFE THAT BELONGS TO
  • 00:26:35.083 --> 00:26:36.351
  • BEST LIFE THAT BELONGS TOYOU.
  • 00:26:36.351 --> 00:26:37.585
  • YOU.>ANNCR: REQUEST YOUR COPY
  • 00:26:37.585 --> 00:26:38.653
  • >ANNCR: REQUEST YOUR COPYOF "GOD'S BEST FOR YOU"
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  • TODAY AT JOELOSTEEN.COMOR CALL 800-565-0772.
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  • OR CALL 800-565-0772.>JOEL: KNOW THAT WE PRAY
  • 00:26:47.228 --> 00:26:48.730
  • >JOEL: KNOW THAT WE PRAYFOR YOU EVERY DAY.
  • 00:26:48.730 --> 00:26:49.698
  • FOR YOU EVERY DAY.I KNOW GOD HAS GREAT
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  • I KNOW GOD HAS GREATTHINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.
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  • THINGS IN YOUR FUTURE.YOU WOULDN'T BE ALIVE
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  • YOU WOULDN'T BE ALIVEIF THERE WASN'T SOMETHING
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  • IF THERE WASN'T SOMETHINGAMAZING RIGHT UP IN FRONT
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  • AMAZING RIGHT UP IN FRONTOF YOU. STAY STRONG.
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  • OF YOU. STAY STRONG.KEEP FIGHTING THE GOOD
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  • KEEP FIGHTING THE GOODFIGHT OF FAITH BECAUSE
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  • FIGHT OF FAITH BECAUSEGOD IS IN CONTROL OF YOUR
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  • GOD IS IN CONTROL OF YOURLIFE. HE'S BREATHING IN
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  • LIFE. HE'S BREATHING INYOUR DIRECTION RIGHT NOW.
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  • YOUR DIRECTION RIGHT NOW.LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.
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  • LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.LORD, WE DO LIFT UP ALL
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  • LORD, WE DO LIFT UP ALLTHOSE THAT ARE WATCHING
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  • THOSE THAT ARE WATCHINGAND LISTENING.
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  • AND LISTENING.LORD, I THANK YOU THAT
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  • LORD, I THANK YOU THATYOUR FAVOR IS ON THEM
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  • YOUR FAVOR IS ON THEMIN A NEW WAY. THAT YOU
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  • IN A NEW WAY. THAT YOUARE HEALING SICK BODIES,
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  • ARE HEALING SICK BODIES,RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS,
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  • RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS,FREEING THEM FROM
  • 00:27:14.556 --> 00:27:15.790
  • FREEING THEM FROMADDICTIONS.
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  • ADDICTIONS.LORD, I SPEAK PEACE INTO
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  • LORD, I SPEAK PEACE INTOTHEIR MINDS, THEIR BODIES,
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  • THEIR MINDS, THEIR BODIES,THEIR SPIRITS.
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  • THEIR SPIRITS.THAT THE ANXIETY,
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  • THAT THE ANXIETY,THE DEPRESSION IS GOING,
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  • THE DEPRESSION IS GOING,THE ADDICTIONS.
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  • THE ADDICTIONS.LORD, LET IT BE A NEW DAY
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  • LORD, LET IT BE A NEW DAYOF VICTORY IN JESUS' NAME.
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  • OF VICTORY IN JESUS' NAME.WE LOVE YOU VERY MUCH.
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  • WE LOVE YOU VERY MUCH.WE'LL SEE YOU NEXT TIME.
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