Just Add Water

October 11, 2022 | 202 | 27:29

Pastor Jentezen Franklin brings practical meaning to spiritual truths found in God’s Word.

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Kingdom Connection with Jentezen Franklin | Just Add Water | October 11, 2022
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  • There's a story in acts 8.
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  • There's a story in acts 8. i don't have time to read it,
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  • I don't have time to read it, but it's the story of philip,
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  • But it's the story of philip, and it's the story of how
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  • And it's the story of how that there was a revival
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  • That there was a revival in samaria,
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  • In samaria, and the lord spoke to him
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  • And the lord spoke to him and said go to the desert.
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  • And said go to the desert. leave the revival where miracles
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  • Leave the revival where miracles were happening
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  • Were happening and go to the desert.
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  • And go to the desert. and so this preacher,
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  • And so this preacher, philip the evangelist,
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  • Philip the evangelist, is in the desert,
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  • Is in the desert, and he doesn't understand
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  • And he doesn't understand why he's there,
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  • Why he's there, but he's waiting on something,
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  • But he's waiting on something, and all of a sudden, he sees
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  • And all of a sudden, he sees a chariot come in his
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  • A chariot come in his direction in the middle
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  • Direction in the middle of the desert --
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  • Of the desert -- how in the world
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  • How in the world these two people intersect
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  • These two people intersect and find each other.
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  • And find each other. it's a miraculous story
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  • It's a miraculous story in acts 8, and there's a man
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  • In acts 8, and there's a man who is over the treasury
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  • Who is over the treasury of the nation of ethiopia,
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  • Of the nation of ethiopia, the bible said.
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  • The bible said. he was working directly under
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  • He was working directly under queen candace who
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  • Queen candace who was over the whole nation
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  • Was over the whole nation of ethiopia.
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  • Of ethiopia. he was a very powerful man,
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  • He was a very powerful man, and he just so happened
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  • And he just so happened to be allowing the horse
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  • To be allowing the horse to lead the chariot.
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  • To lead the chariot. i guess it was a trail.
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  • I guess it was a trail. he couldn't have been
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  • He couldn't have been using the reins.
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  • Using the reins. it must've knew the way
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  • It must've knew the way to go toward water, is all,
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  • To go toward water, is all, and he happens to be reading,
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  • And he happens to be reading, this man, he happens
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  • This man, he happens to be reading the book
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  • To be reading the book of isaiah in the 53rd
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  • Of isaiah in the 53rd chapter where it says that
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  • Chapter where it says that he will be led as a lamb
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  • He will be led as a lamb before the slaughter,
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  • Before the slaughter, and it goes into the stripes
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  • And it goes into the stripes that he'll take on his back
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  • That he'll take on his back and the whole story,
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  • And the whole story, the beautiful crucifixion
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  • The beautiful crucifixion old testament chapter
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  • Old testament chapter of isaiah 53.
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  • Of isaiah 53. this man who is of another
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  • This man who is of another religion is reading
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  • Religion is reading the book of isaiah,
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  • The book of isaiah, and he does not understand
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  • And he does not understand what it's saying.
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  • What it's saying. all of a sudden,
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  • All of a sudden, philip the evangelist hears
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  • Philip the evangelist hears the spirit say that is the man
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  • The spirit say that is the man i sent you to the desert for.
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  • I sent you to the desert for. join yourself to him.
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  • Join yourself to him. he runs and while the horse
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  • He runs and while the horse is trotting along,
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  • Is trotting along, here comes the preacher
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  • Here comes the preacher running right beside.
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  • Running right beside. here's the chariot.
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  • Here's the chariot. the guy is sitting there
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  • The guy is sitting there reading the book of isaiah,
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  • Reading the book of isaiah, and here comes this preacher
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  • And here comes this preacher running up beside him.
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  • Running up beside him. it's an amazing story,
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  • It's an amazing story, and he says, hi, how are you?
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  • And he says, hi, how are you? what are you doing?
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  • What are you doing? now, i'm gonna paraphrase it,
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  • Now, i'm gonna paraphrase it, but this is what happened.
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  • But this is what happened. and he says, well,
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  • And he says, well, i'm reading this book,
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  • I'm reading this book, this book of isaiah about
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  • This book of isaiah about someone who will be wounded
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  • Someone who will be wounded for my transgressions
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  • For my transgressions and bruised for my inequities,
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  • And bruised for my inequities, the chastisement of my peace
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  • The chastisement of my peace will be upon him,
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  • Will be upon him, but i don't understand a thing
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  • But i don't understand a thing that i'm reading,
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  • That i'm reading, and philip says in so many words
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  • And philip says in so many words i have a ph.d. in isaiah 53.
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  • I have a ph.d. in isaiah 53. would you like for me
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  • Would you like for me to step on to your chariot
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  • To step on to your chariot and explain it to you?
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  • And explain it to you? come on.
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  • Come on. come on aboard.
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  • Come on aboard. he steps on to that chariot
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  • He steps on to that chariot and by the time he gets through
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  • And by the time he gets through with him the bible says,
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  • With him the bible says, “and he preached jesus
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  • “and he preached jesus unto him.”
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  • Unto him.” i love that.
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  • I love that. he preached jesus.
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  • He preached jesus. he showed him that jesus
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  • He showed him that jesus was the one who had gone
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  • Was the one who had gone to the cross for him.
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  • To the cross for him. he did not preach
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  • He did not preach politics unto him.
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  • Politics unto him. he did not preach
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  • He did not preach economics unto him.
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  • Economics unto him. he preached jesus unto him.
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  • He preached jesus unto him. and the bible said the man
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  • And the bible said the man believed on jesus christ,
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  • Believed on jesus christ, so much so that he came upon
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  • So much so that he came upon a pond of water,
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  • A pond of water, probably the only oasis
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  • Probably the only oasis out in the desert,
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  • Out in the desert, and he says what hinders me
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  • And he says what hinders me from being baptized right now?
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  • From being baptized right now? and he said do you
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  • And he said do you believe on jesus.
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  • Believe on jesus. he said yes.
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  • He said yes. and notice they came unto
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  • And notice they came unto certain water, and he said
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  • Certain water, and he said if you believe in your
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  • If you believe in your heart in jesus christ --
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  • Heart in jesus christ -- this man had never heard
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  • This man had never heard the gospel, and he just had it
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  • The gospel, and he just had it preached to him and instantly,
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  • Preached to him and instantly, the bible said,
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  • The bible said, they both go into the water,
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  • They both go into the water, and he gets baptized
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  • And he gets baptized right there on the spot.
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  • Right there on the spot. they went down both into
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  • They went down both into the water.
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  • The water. what a story!
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  • What a story! what a story!
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  • What a story! when it comes to baptism,
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  • When it comes to baptism, we make two mistakes.
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  • We make two mistakes. there are those who say baptism
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  • There are those who say baptism in water isn't that big
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  • In water isn't that big of a deal because
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  • Of a deal because your salvation does not
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  • Your salvation does not depend upon it.
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  • Depend upon it. i can be saved without
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  • I can be saved without being baptized in water,
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  • Being baptized in water, but you cannot be obedient
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  • But you cannot be obedient to the commandment of
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  • To the commandment of jesus christ, and then
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  • Jesus christ, and then there are those who go to
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  • There are those who go to the other extreme and say
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  • The other extreme and say you cannot be saved unless
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  • You cannot be saved unless you've been baptized in water,
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  • You've been baptized in water, and neither one of them
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  • And neither one of them is the correct way to see it.
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  • Is the correct way to see it. jesus.
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  • Jesus. the first thing that jesus
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  • The first thing that jesus did in his earthly ministry
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  • Did in his earthly ministry was get baptized in water
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  • Was get baptized in water and when he came
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  • And when he came out of the water,
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  • Out of the water, the heavens opened,
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  • The heavens opened, and the holy spirit in the form
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  • And the holy spirit in the form of a dove came down upon him,
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  • Of a dove came down upon him, but the first thing that
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  • But the first thing that he did in his earthly ministry
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  • He did in his earthly ministry was model water baptism
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  • Was model water baptism for you and i.
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  • For you and i. the last thing that jesus did
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  • The last thing that jesus did after he died and rose
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  • After he died and rose from the dead,
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  • From the dead, and he's going back on a cloudy
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  • And he's going back on a cloudy elevator to intercede
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  • Elevator to intercede for you and me at the right
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  • For you and me at the right hand of the father,
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  • Hand of the father, the last words
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  • The last words was go into all the world,
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  • Was go into all the world, matthew 28, and preach the
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  • Matthew 28, and preach the gospel to all nations
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  • Gospel to all nations baptizing them in the name
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  • Baptizing them in the name of the father, son,
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  • Of the father, son, and holy spirit.
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  • And holy spirit. the last thing jesus said
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  • The last thing jesus said was i want you to be baptized,
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  • Was i want you to be baptized, immersed in water.
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  • Immersed in water. i want you to go down
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  • I want you to go down and come up completely
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  • And come up completely in water through baptism.
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  • In water through baptism. we dare not minimize
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  • We dare not minimize what jesus so emphasized.
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  • What jesus so emphasized. but in mark 1:9,
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  • But in mark 1:9, this was the baptism of jesus.
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  • This was the baptism of jesus. when he came from nazareth
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  • When he came from nazareth to jordan, jordan was a river,
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  • To jordan, jordan was a river, and it says in verse 10
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  • And it says in verse 10 straightway he came up
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  • Straightway he came up out of the water.
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  • Out of the water. now, if he came up out
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  • Now, if he came up out of the water,
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  • Of the water, guess where he was?
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  • Guess where he was? he was down in completely
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  • He was down in completely in and under the water.
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  • In and under the water. it was not convenient for jesus
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  • It was not convenient for jesus to get baptized,
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  • To get baptized, and that's why people
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  • And that's why people don't do it a lot of times.
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  • Don't do it a lot of times. it's just inconvenient.
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  • It's just inconvenient. it's inconvenient.
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  • It's inconvenient. it's a little bit awkward.
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  • It's a little bit awkward. it's kind of, i mean,
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  • It's kind of, i mean, jesus traveled 60 miles
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  • Jesus traveled 60 miles from nazareth
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  • From nazareth to the jordan river.
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  • To the jordan river. 60 miles.
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  • 60 miles. it was not convenient,
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  • It was not convenient, and he did it for one reason
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  • And he did it for one reason because he knew it was the will
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  • Because he knew it was the will of the father for him to be
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  • Of the father for him to be baptized in the jordan river
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  • Baptized in the jordan river by john the baptist.
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  • By john the baptist. and it's not convenient
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  • And it's not convenient if you just had your hair done,
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  • If you just had your hair done, ladies, a $200 hairdo,
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  • Ladies, a $200 hairdo, and you've gotta get in here
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  • And you've gotta get in here and mess it up.
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  • And mess it up. no thank you.
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  • No thank you. i don't feel god speaking
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  • I don't feel god speaking to me today about that.
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  • To me today about that. i get it.
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  • I get it. i get it, but i'm just
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  • I get it, but i'm just telling you it will never
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  • Telling you it will never be convenient.
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  • Be convenient. sometimes god doesn't want
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  • Sometimes god doesn't want it to be convenient.
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  • It to be convenient. he told naaman the general who
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  • He told naaman the general who had leprosy get in
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  • Had leprosy get in the jordan river and dip seven
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  • The jordan river and dip seven times, and he said there's
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  • Times, and he said there's gotta be an easier way.
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  • Gotta be an easier way. i don't wanna do it.
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  • I don't wanna do it. god said you do it my way.
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  • God said you do it my way. you get my results.
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  • You get my results. he came up, and he had skin
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  • He came up, and he had skin like a baby's skin
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  • Like a baby's skin that was leprous before.
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  • That was leprous before. and the point is many times
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  • And the point is many times god doesn't make it convenient
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  • God doesn't make it convenient to kill your pride.
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  • To kill your pride. baptism requires,
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  • Baptism requires, biblical baptism requires
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  • Biblical baptism requires a lot of water.
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  • A lot of water. it requires a lot of water,
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  • It requires a lot of water, and the word baptism
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  • And the word baptism means to be submerged,
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  • Means to be submerged, to go under.
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  • To go under. all the early christians
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  • All the early christians were baptized.
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  • Were baptized. even in the earliest cathedrals
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  • Even in the earliest cathedrals that they found that
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  • That they found that go back to the second and third
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  • Go back to the second and third and 14th century christians.
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  • And 14th century christians. they had baptistries
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  • They had baptistries built in them because they
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  • Built in them because they practiced what jesus the role
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  • Practiced what jesus the role model showed them to do.
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  • Model showed them to do. now, let me give you this
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  • Now, let me give you this real quick, and then we're
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  • Real quick, and then we're gonna do this.
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  • Gonna do this. in romans 6 this
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  • In romans 6 this is what it says.
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  • Is what it says. it gives a biography
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  • It gives a biography of your future.
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  • Of your future. it shows your past.
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  • It shows your past. it shows.
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  • It shows. this baptism tank shows
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  • This baptism tank shows your past,
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  • Your past, it shows your present,
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  • It shows your present, and it shows your future,
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  • And it shows your future, and let me tell you
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  • And let me tell you what i'm talking about in
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  • What i'm talking about in that because he said in verse 3
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  • That because he said in verse 3 that we're baptized
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  • That we're baptized into jesus christ, and we die.
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  • Into jesus christ, and we die. look at that.
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  • Look at that. he says when we're baptized
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  • He says when we're baptized into jesus christ,
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  • Into jesus christ, we're baptized into his death.
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  • We're baptized into his death. so, when you go down
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  • So, when you go down into the water,
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  • Into the water, you are baptized into his death.
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  • You are baptized into his death. what this is a watery tomb,
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  • What this is a watery tomb, literally in god's eyes,
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  • Literally in god's eyes, and the old you is being
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  • And the old you is being buried under the water.
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  • Buried under the water. the old you, we are about
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  • The old you, we are about to have the funeral of about
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  • To have the funeral of about 20 plus people on this stage,
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  • 20 plus people on this stage, and nobody will be crying
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  • And nobody will be crying except the devil.
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  • Except the devil. he'll have his
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  • He'll have his handkerchief out.
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  • Handkerchief out. he's gonna grieve bad,
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  • He's gonna grieve bad, and he's gonna say i lost
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  • And he's gonna say i lost another one.
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  • Another one. i lost another one.
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  • I lost another one. there the old goes.
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  • There the old goes. that drug addict.
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  • That drug addict. there he goes,
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  • There he goes, and he's coming.
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  • And he's coming. now, that's the past.
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  • Now, that's the past. and then he says
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  • And then he says in the next verse,
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  • In the next verse, and we baptize them,
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  • And we baptize them, and they come out.
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  • And they come out. notice the last part,
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  • Notice the last part, “in newness of life.”
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  • “in newness of life.” that's the present.
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  • That's the present. so, you go down, and your past,
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  • So, you go down, and your past, your shame, your guilt,
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  • Your shame, your guilt, the power of the enemy,
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  • The power of the enemy, the defeat.
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  • The defeat. you go down in that.
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  • You go down in that. you come up in newness of life,
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  • You come up in newness of life, and then he ends the story
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  • And then he ends the story with the next verse
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  • With the next verse by showing you your future
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  • By showing you your future when he says and just
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  • When he says and just as we have all will one day
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  • As we have all will one day be planted together in
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  • Be planted together in the likeness of his death,
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  • The likeness of his death, we're all gonna die,
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  • We're all gonna die, and they're gonna put us in
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  • And they're gonna put us in the ground like they put jesus
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  • The ground like they put jesus in the tomb, but we shall
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  • In the tomb, but we shall also in the likeness
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  • Also in the likeness of his resurrection,
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  • Of his resurrection, and he's all tying that to
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  • And he's all tying that to this baptism place,
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  • This baptism place, and he says what that is saying
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  • And he says what that is saying is not only is your past
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  • Is not only is your past taken care of, not only have
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  • Taken care of, not only have you come to newness of life
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  • You come to newness of life in the present,
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  • In the present, but i've got your future,
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  • But i've got your future, and one of these days
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  • And one of these days if the lord tarries, you die,
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  • If the lord tarries, you die, and they put your body in
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  • And they put your body in the grave, the trumpet is
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  • The grave, the trumpet is going to sound,
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  • Going to sound, and you have resurrection power
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  • And you have resurrection power in you that not only will raise
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  • In you that not only will raise your spirit instantly
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  • Your spirit instantly goes to be with god,
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  • Goes to be with god, but your body will be raised
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  • But your body will be raised on that day out of the ground
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  • On that day out of the ground and out of the grave.
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  • And out of the grave. that's the miracle.
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  • That's the miracle. the last thing i wanna say
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  • The last thing i wanna say to you about baptism
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  • To you about baptism and why it's so important
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  • And why it's so important is because it proclaims your
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  • Is because it proclaims your identification with jesus
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  • Identification with jesus christ publicly.
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  • Christ publicly. it's like the wedding ring.
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  • It's like the wedding ring. this wedding ring says
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  • This wedding ring says i belong to cherise.
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  • I belong to cherise. it says i --
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  • It says i -- it doesn't make me married.
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  • It doesn't make me married. the ring doesn't
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  • The ring doesn't make me married.
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  • Make me married. i have a marriage certificate.
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  • I have a marriage certificate. we had a ceremony.
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  • We had a ceremony. we have 34 years of living
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  • We have 34 years of living together, and we did
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  • Together, and we did what we did before god.
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  • What we did before god. that's what made us married.
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  • That's what made us married. but here's what it does.
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  • But here's what it does. it doesn't make me married.
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  • It doesn't make me married. it shows publicly that i
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  • It shows publicly that i am married.
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  • Am married. that's exactly what this is.
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  • That's exactly what this is. this doesn't make you saved.
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  • This doesn't make you saved. you can go down a dry sinner
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  • You can go down a dry sinner and come up a wet sinner.
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  • And come up a wet sinner. there's nothing magical
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  • There's nothing magical in this water that will make
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  • In this water that will make you saved,
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  • You saved, but it identifies with the fact
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  • But it identifies with the fact that you belong to jesus christ.
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  • That you belong to jesus christ. he is your savior,
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  • He is your savior, and you're going public with it.
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  • And you're going public with it. you're going public with it.
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  • You're going public with it. you belong to him.
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  • You belong to him. that's what water baptism is.
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  • ♪ ♪
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  • I want you right now to just
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  • I want you right now to just open up your heart,
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  • Open up your heart, and let god speak to you
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  • And let god speak to you through real life testimonies
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  • Through real life testimonies you're about to hear.
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  • You're about to hear. as i mentioned at the opening
  • 00:11:45.307 --> 00:11:46.342
  • As i mentioned at the opening of this telecast,
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  • Of this telecast, we like to hear from people.
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  • We like to hear from people. we like to hear their stories.
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  • We like to hear their stories. the bible said we're overcomers
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  • The bible said we're overcomers by the blood of the lamb,
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  • By the blood of the lamb, and the word of our testimony.
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  • And the word of our testimony. when we start telling people
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  • When we start telling people what christ has done in our
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  • What christ has done in our family, and in our life,
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  • Family, and in our life, it brings the power of god's
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  • It brings the power of god's grace to the forefront
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  • Grace to the forefront in our life like nothing else.
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  • In our life like nothing else. if you need to know
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  • If you need to know somebody cares about you,
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  • Somebody cares about you, pick up that phone,
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  • Pick up that phone, dial the number on
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  • Dial the number on the screen, or send us
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  • The screen, or send us and email.
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  • And email. we will have a team
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  • We will have a team that is praying for you.
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  • That is praying for you. now, let's go back into
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  • Now, let's go back into the service, and listen
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  • The service, and listen to these testimonies.
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  • Give us your name, please.
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  • Give us your name, please. >> catherine o'brien.
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  • >> catherine o'brien. >> and how old are you,
  • 00:12:30.586 --> 00:12:31.453
  • >> and how old are you, catherine?
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  • Catherine? >> 20.
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  • >> 20. >> 20.
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  • >> 20. now, i heard a lot of ruckus
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  • Now, i heard a lot of ruckus out there in the congregation.
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  • Out there in the congregation. who is making all that noise?
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  • Who is making all that noise? >> my counselors
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  • >> my counselors from new beginnings.
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  • From new beginnings. >> you're in new beginnings?
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  • >> you're in new beginnings? >> yeah, i graduated in 2020.
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  • >> yeah, i graduated in 2020. >> and so how long did you
  • 00:12:51.340 --> 00:12:52.842
  • >> and so how long did you go into that program?
  • 00:12:52.908 --> 00:12:54.009
  • Go into that program? if you don't know,
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  • If you don't know, new beginnings is an amazing
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  • New beginnings is an amazing ministry that we support,
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  • Ministry that we support, and we opened up a home
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  • And we opened up a home for teenagers there.
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  • For teenagers there. this church built it.
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  • This church built it. >> i'm actually the dorm
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  • >> i'm actually the dorm mom for the teen dorm.
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  • Mom for the teen dorm. [applause]
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  • [applause] >> okay, so you came there
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  • >> okay, so you came there addicted and broken,
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  • Addicted and broken, and now you work
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  • And now you work in the ministry.
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  • In the ministry. >> i do.
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  • >> i do. i do.
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  • I do. i started working
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  • I started working for the ministry two or three
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  • For the ministry two or three months ago, and you know,
  • 00:13:24.573 --> 00:13:30.412
  • Months ago, and you know, now it's just crazy because,
  • 00:13:30.479 --> 00:13:34.416
  • Now it's just crazy because, you know, we have one teenager
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  • You know, we have one teenager there right now,
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  • There right now, and you know,
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  • And you know, everything that i went through,
  • 00:13:39.855 --> 00:13:42.024
  • Everything that i went through, you know, every night
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  • You know, every night that i just sat there crying,
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  • That i just sat there crying, every hurt that i went through,
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  • Every hurt that i went through, you know,
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  • You know, like the lord brought me
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  • Like the lord brought me out of that.
  • 00:13:51.734 --> 00:13:52.635
  • Out of that. he brought me through that,
  • 00:13:52.701 --> 00:13:53.535
  • He brought me through that, so i can pour into this girl
  • 00:13:53.602 --> 00:13:55.838
  • So i can pour into this girl and to give her the same hope
  • 00:13:55.905 --> 00:13:57.873
  • And to give her the same hope of jesus.
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  • Of jesus. you know?
  • 00:13:58.874 --> 00:13:59.742
  • You know? and it's ...
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  • And it's ... [applause]
  • 00:14:00.910 --> 00:14:03.345
  • [applause] >> you're so young.
  • 00:14:03.412 --> 00:14:04.380
  • >> you're so young. you're 20 years old.
  • 00:14:04.446 --> 00:14:05.447
  • You're 20 years old. when did you start?
  • 00:14:05.514 --> 00:14:06.715
  • When did you start? when did you get into this
  • 00:14:06.782 --> 00:14:08.584
  • When did you get into this darkness, this dark world?
  • 00:14:08.651 --> 00:14:10.886
  • Darkness, this dark world? >> well, it started --
  • 00:14:10.953 --> 00:14:14.223
  • >> well, it started -- it really took off at age 13.
  • 00:14:14.290 --> 00:14:18.427
  • It really took off at age 13. you know, i was just so angry.
  • 00:14:18.494 --> 00:14:20.629
  • You know, i was just so angry. i was angry at the world.
  • 00:14:20.696 --> 00:14:21.997
  • I was angry at the world. i was angry at god,
  • 00:14:22.064 --> 00:14:23.599
  • I was angry at god, and i didn't want any part
  • 00:14:23.666 --> 00:14:26.135
  • And i didn't want any part to do with him or the way
  • 00:14:26.201 --> 00:14:27.970
  • To do with him or the way he wanted me to live ‘cause
  • 00:14:28.037 --> 00:14:29.071
  • He wanted me to live ‘cause i was raised in church.
  • 00:14:29.138 --> 00:14:31.774
  • I was raised in church. you know?
  • 00:14:31.840 --> 00:14:32.841
  • You know? my mom thought it was very
  • 00:14:32.908 --> 00:14:33.976
  • My mom thought it was very important to have me in church,
  • 00:14:34.043 --> 00:14:35.411
  • Important to have me in church, but you know,
  • 00:14:35.477 --> 00:14:36.912
  • But you know, my parents had gotten divorced
  • 00:14:36.979 --> 00:14:38.347
  • My parents had gotten divorced when i was five,
  • 00:14:38.414 --> 00:14:39.415
  • When i was five, and i blamed god for that,
  • 00:14:39.481 --> 00:14:41.283
  • And i blamed god for that, and i just was so angry.
  • 00:14:41.350 --> 00:14:43.052
  • And i just was so angry. i was angry at everybody,
  • 00:14:43.118 --> 00:14:44.286
  • I was angry at everybody, and that just progressed.
  • 00:14:44.353 --> 00:14:46.822
  • And that just progressed. you know, i just blew hell
  • 00:14:46.889 --> 00:14:48.457
  • You know, i just blew hell wide open, really.
  • 00:14:48.524 --> 00:14:49.892
  • Wide open, really. you know, i started smoking weed
  • 00:14:49.959 --> 00:14:50.926
  • You know, i started smoking weed when i was 13,
  • 00:14:50.993 --> 00:14:52.294
  • When i was 13, but that just opened
  • 00:14:52.361 --> 00:14:54.964
  • But that just opened up the door to so --
  • 00:14:55.030 --> 00:14:56.699
  • Up the door to so -- >> it's gateway.
  • 00:14:56.765 --> 00:14:58.200
  • >> it's gateway. you know, our crazy nation
  • 00:14:58.267 --> 00:14:59.535
  • You know, our crazy nation is legalizing it everywhere,
  • 00:14:59.601 --> 00:15:00.869
  • Is legalizing it everywhere, but it's a gateway to hell.
  • 00:15:00.936 --> 00:15:03.072
  • But it's a gateway to hell. >> absolutely.
  • 00:15:03.138 --> 00:15:04.673
  • >> absolutely. you know, and then that just --
  • 00:15:04.740 --> 00:15:08.243
  • You know, and then that just -- there was just other darkness.
  • 00:15:08.310 --> 00:15:09.244
  • There was just other darkness. you know, i started slitting
  • 00:15:09.311 --> 00:15:10.446
  • You know, i started slitting my wrists and trying
  • 00:15:10.512 --> 00:15:11.447
  • My wrists and trying to commit suicide.
  • 00:15:11.513 --> 00:15:12.481
  • To commit suicide. you know, i tried to hang myself
  • 00:15:12.548 --> 00:15:13.515
  • You know, i tried to hang myself when i was 13 years old,
  • 00:15:13.582 --> 00:15:15.217
  • When i was 13 years old, and the rope broke,
  • 00:15:15.284 --> 00:15:17.886
  • And the rope broke, you know, and that was right
  • 00:15:17.953 --> 00:15:18.988
  • You know, and that was right there was god's hand over me,
  • 00:15:19.054 --> 00:15:20.990
  • There was god's hand over me, you know, but even then,
  • 00:15:21.056 --> 00:15:23.726
  • You know, but even then, you know, like,
  • 00:15:23.792 --> 00:15:25.327
  • You know, like, i remember the day that i said
  • 00:15:25.394 --> 00:15:27.096
  • I remember the day that i said that, well, if god won't
  • 00:15:27.162 --> 00:15:29.365
  • That, well, if god won't let me kill myself,
  • 00:15:29.431 --> 00:15:30.466
  • Let me kill myself, i'll just do it slowly,
  • 00:15:30.532 --> 00:15:31.834
  • I'll just do it slowly, and that's when i started
  • 00:15:31.900 --> 00:15:32.801
  • And that's when i started really resorting to drugs,
  • 00:15:32.868 --> 00:15:34.069
  • Really resorting to drugs, and you know, i ended up
  • 00:15:34.136 --> 00:15:35.270
  • And you know, i ended up on meth when i was 18,
  • 00:15:35.337 --> 00:15:38.340
  • On meth when i was 18, and it all led up to this one
  • 00:15:38.407 --> 00:15:41.410
  • And it all led up to this one night where i really thought
  • 00:15:41.477 --> 00:15:45.047
  • Night where i really thought that i was gonna die.
  • 00:15:45.114 --> 00:15:46.849
  • That i was gonna die. i thought that this man
  • 00:15:46.915 --> 00:15:48.017
  • I thought that this man that i was with was gonna
  • 00:15:48.083 --> 00:15:48.917
  • That i was with was gonna kill me, and i cried out
  • 00:15:48.984 --> 00:15:49.918
  • Kill me, and i cried out to the lord in that moment.
  • 00:15:49.985 --> 00:15:51.020
  • To the lord in that moment. i was like, god, if you
  • 00:15:51.086 --> 00:15:52.154
  • I was like, god, if you will get me through this alive,
  • 00:15:52.221 --> 00:15:53.655
  • Will get me through this alive, i will change.
  • 00:15:53.722 --> 00:15:54.757
  • I will change. i will give my life to you,
  • 00:15:54.823 --> 00:15:56.492
  • I will give my life to you, and he did,
  • 00:15:56.558 --> 00:15:57.593
  • And he did, and from that moment on,
  • 00:15:57.659 --> 00:15:59.928
  • And from that moment on, that moment on, he started
  • 00:15:59.995 --> 00:16:01.363
  • That moment on, he started moving everything out
  • 00:16:01.430 --> 00:16:02.331
  • Moving everything out of the way,
  • 00:16:02.398 --> 00:16:05.434
  • Of the way, about a month later,
  • 00:16:05.501 --> 00:16:09.805
  • About a month later, he led me to new beginnings,
  • 00:16:09.872 --> 00:16:11.640
  • He led me to new beginnings, and i even tried to leave
  • 00:16:11.707 --> 00:16:14.977
  • And i even tried to leave new beginnings because part
  • 00:16:15.044 --> 00:16:16.879
  • New beginnings because part of me still didn't --
  • 00:16:16.945 --> 00:16:19.348
  • Of me still didn't -- part of me still didn't really
  • 00:16:19.415 --> 00:16:20.716
  • Part of me still didn't really want to surrender everything,
  • 00:16:20.783 --> 00:16:22.117
  • Want to surrender everything, but i did.
  • 00:16:22.184 --> 00:16:23.085
  • But i did. i tried to leave new beginnings,
  • 00:16:23.152 --> 00:16:24.153
  • I tried to leave new beginnings, and he wouldn't let me leave
  • 00:16:24.219 --> 00:16:26.355
  • And he wouldn't let me leave from there,
  • 00:16:26.422 --> 00:16:27.256
  • From there, you know, and it was a week
  • 00:16:27.322 --> 00:16:28.991
  • You know, and it was a week later that i got born again,
  • 00:16:29.058 --> 00:16:30.559
  • Later that i got born again, and i've been living for him
  • 00:16:30.626 --> 00:16:31.527
  • And i've been living for him ever since.
  • 00:16:31.593 --> 00:16:32.895
  • Ever since. >> how long have you been clean?
  • 00:16:32.961 --> 00:16:34.930
  • >> how long have you been clean? >> about a year and a half.
  • 00:16:34.997 --> 00:16:37.766
  • >> about a year and a half. >> that's a miracle.
  • 00:16:37.833 --> 00:16:39.301
  • >> that's a miracle. that's a miracle.
  • 00:16:39.368 --> 00:16:40.636
  • That's a miracle. anything else you wanna say?
  • 00:16:40.702 --> 00:16:42.171
  • Anything else you wanna say? my goodness.
  • 00:16:42.237 --> 00:16:43.205
  • My goodness. that's unbelievable.
  • 00:16:43.272 --> 00:16:45.207
  • That's unbelievable. >> that jesus,
  • 00:16:45.274 --> 00:16:46.842
  • >> that jesus, that jesus is the only way.
  • 00:16:46.909 --> 00:16:48.777
  • That jesus is the only way. he's the only one who is ever
  • 00:16:48.844 --> 00:16:50.512
  • He's the only one who is ever gonna be able to bring you
  • 00:16:50.579 --> 00:16:51.680
  • Gonna be able to bring you through your problems.
  • 00:16:51.747 --> 00:16:52.915
  • Through your problems. he's the only one who is gonna
  • 00:16:52.981 --> 00:16:54.183
  • He's the only one who is gonna be able to heal that brokenness
  • 00:16:54.249 --> 00:16:56.151
  • Be able to heal that brokenness that's within you,
  • 00:16:56.218 --> 00:16:57.920
  • That's within you, and it's jesus.
  • 00:16:57.986 --> 00:17:00.422
  • And it's jesus. it's only jesus.
  • 00:17:00.489 --> 00:17:01.657
  • It's only jesus. >> praise the lord.
  • 00:17:01.723 --> 00:17:06.962
  • >> praise the lord. lord, thank you
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  • Lord, thank you for this miracle.
  • 00:17:07.996 --> 00:17:09.231
  • For this miracle. i baptize you in the name
  • 00:17:09.298 --> 00:17:10.432
  • I baptize you in the name of the father,
  • 00:17:10.499 --> 00:17:11.333
  • Of the father, the son jesus christ,
  • 00:17:11.400 --> 00:17:12.501
  • The son jesus christ, and the holy spirit.
  • 00:17:12.568 --> 00:17:13.969
  • And the holy spirit. praise god.
  • 00:17:14.036 --> 00:17:15.604
  • Praise god. praise god.
  • 00:17:15.671 --> 00:17:16.572
  • Praise god. hallelujah.
  • 00:17:16.638 --> 00:17:20.809
  • Hallelujah. what's your name?
  • 00:17:20.876 --> 00:17:21.510
  • What's your name? >> naomi.
  • 00:17:21.577 --> 00:17:22.811
  • >> naomi. >> naomi? and are you in
  • 00:17:22.878 --> 00:17:25.147
  • >> naomi? and are you in new beginnings?
  • 00:17:25.214 --> 00:17:26.582
  • New beginnings? >> i'm a graduate from
  • 00:17:26.648 --> 00:17:27.583
  • >> i'm a graduate from new beginnings.
  • 00:17:27.649 --> 00:17:29.051
  • New beginnings. >> how long have
  • 00:17:29.118 --> 00:17:29.785
  • >> how long have you been graduated?
  • 00:17:29.852 --> 00:17:30.719
  • You been graduated? >> since september last year.
  • 00:17:30.786 --> 00:17:34.223
  • >> since september last year. >> tell us a summary
  • 00:17:34.289 --> 00:17:35.757
  • >> tell us a summary of your story.
  • 00:17:35.824 --> 00:17:36.925
  • Of your story. >> well, my dad brought me here,
  • 00:17:36.992 --> 00:17:41.763
  • >> well, my dad brought me here, high, in 2018
  • 00:17:41.830 --> 00:17:43.899
  • High, in 2018 and i sat in a service
  • 00:17:43.966 --> 00:17:46.702
  • And i sat in a service and the spirit of god
  • 00:17:46.768 --> 00:17:49.605
  • And the spirit of god was just speaking
  • 00:17:49.671 --> 00:17:51.440
  • Was just speaking straight through you, pastor.
  • 00:17:51.507 --> 00:17:52.841
  • Straight through you, pastor. >> so your dad made you.
  • 00:17:52.908 --> 00:17:58.380
  • >> so your dad made you. where's dad at?
  • 00:17:58.447 --> 00:17:59.314
  • Where's dad at? there he is.
  • 00:17:59.381 --> 00:18:00.482
  • There he is. that's awesome.
  • 00:18:00.549 --> 00:18:03.519
  • That's awesome. so your dad knew
  • 00:18:03.585 --> 00:18:04.953
  • So your dad knew that you were high.
  • 00:18:05.020 --> 00:18:05.988
  • That you were high. was it a sunday morning?
  • 00:18:06.054 --> 00:18:07.756
  • Was it a sunday morning? >> it was a sunday morning,
  • 00:18:07.823 --> 00:18:08.991
  • >> it was a sunday morning, and i came in here
  • 00:18:09.057 --> 00:18:09.892
  • And i came in here wide-eyed and ready to go.
  • 00:18:09.958 --> 00:18:11.927
  • Wide-eyed and ready to go. >> what kind of drugs?
  • 00:18:11.994 --> 00:18:14.062
  • >> what kind of drugs? >> i was addicted to meth
  • 00:18:14.129 --> 00:18:15.197
  • >> i was addicted to meth and heroin.
  • 00:18:15.264 --> 00:18:16.965
  • And heroin. and i was addicted for --
  • 00:18:17.032 --> 00:18:18.934
  • And i was addicted for -- >> so this could be a real
  • 00:18:19.001 --> 00:18:19.868
  • >> so this could be a real freak show on a sunday morning
  • 00:18:19.935 --> 00:18:22.271
  • Freak show on a sunday morning when we're wide open, right?
  • 00:18:22.337 --> 00:18:23.639
  • When we're wide open, right? i mean --
  • 00:18:23.705 --> 00:18:24.339
  • I mean -- >> absolutely, yes sir.
  • 00:18:24.406 --> 00:18:25.741
  • >> absolutely, yes sir. >> on drugs, you know what
  • 00:18:25.807 --> 00:18:27.042
  • >> on drugs, you know what i mean.
  • 00:18:27.109 --> 00:18:27.843
  • I mean. did it freak you out
  • 00:18:27.910 --> 00:18:28.577
  • Did it freak you out or what?
  • 00:18:28.644 --> 00:18:29.278
  • Or what? >> no, i came in here
  • 00:18:29.344 --> 00:18:31.180
  • >> no, i came in here and it was like i couldn't
  • 00:18:31.246 --> 00:18:33.215
  • And it was like i couldn't even feel high anymore.
  • 00:18:33.282 --> 00:18:34.850
  • Even feel high anymore. and --
  • 00:18:34.917 --> 00:18:37.452
  • And -- >> what do you mean you
  • 00:18:37.519 --> 00:18:38.720
  • >> what do you mean you couldn't feel high?
  • 00:18:38.787 --> 00:18:40.756
  • Couldn't feel high? >> it was like complete clarity.
  • 00:18:40.822 --> 00:18:42.591
  • >> it was like complete clarity. like you were preaching about
  • 00:18:42.658 --> 00:18:45.360
  • Like you were preaching about being a child, and how when
  • 00:18:45.427 --> 00:18:48.163
  • Being a child, and how when the word gets in us as children
  • 00:18:48.230 --> 00:18:50.132
  • The word gets in us as children that there is a heartstring
  • 00:18:50.199 --> 00:18:52.801
  • That there is a heartstring in there that will reel you in,
  • 00:18:52.868 --> 00:18:55.304
  • In there that will reel you in, and it was just reeling me in.
  • 00:18:55.370 --> 00:19:00.075
  • And it was just reeling me in. so, anyway, he brought me here
  • 00:19:00.142 --> 00:19:02.911
  • So, anyway, he brought me here and i came to a few services
  • 00:19:02.978 --> 00:19:04.646
  • And i came to a few services and we were just going
  • 00:19:04.713 --> 00:19:05.881
  • And we were just going into the fast and i decided
  • 00:19:05.948 --> 00:19:07.849
  • Into the fast and i decided to stick it out.
  • 00:19:07.916 --> 00:19:09.117
  • To stick it out. i came high every time,
  • 00:19:09.184 --> 00:19:10.185
  • I came high every time, but i still came.
  • 00:19:10.252 --> 00:19:12.421
  • But i still came. >> oh, i love that.
  • 00:19:12.487 --> 00:19:16.458
  • >> oh, i love that. you came high every time,
  • 00:19:16.525 --> 00:19:18.393
  • You came high every time, your dad never gave up on you.
  • 00:19:18.460 --> 00:19:21.763
  • Your dad never gave up on you. and you just kept coming.
  • 00:19:21.830 --> 00:19:24.166
  • And you just kept coming. coming messed up,
  • 00:19:24.233 --> 00:19:25.467
  • Coming messed up, coming struggling,
  • 00:19:25.534 --> 00:19:27.369
  • Coming struggling, coming hurting,
  • 00:19:27.436 --> 00:19:29.137
  • Coming hurting, coming addicted,
  • 00:19:29.204 --> 00:19:30.205
  • Coming addicted, but you just kept coming.
  • 00:19:30.272 --> 00:19:35.344
  • But you just kept coming. >> we went into the fast
  • 00:19:35.410 --> 00:19:36.712
  • >> we went into the fast and you know, that was my
  • 00:19:36.778 --> 00:19:38.213
  • And you know, that was my first time learning about
  • 00:19:38.280 --> 00:19:39.281
  • First time learning about fasting, and you know --
  • 00:19:39.348 --> 00:19:43.018
  • Fasting, and you know -- >> so you still getting high,
  • 00:19:43.085 --> 00:19:44.419
  • >> so you still getting high, but you're gonna learn how
  • 00:19:44.486 --> 00:19:45.220
  • But you're gonna learn how to fast?
  • 00:19:45.287 --> 00:19:46.555
  • To fast? >> i mean, you know,
  • 00:19:46.622 --> 00:19:47.623
  • >> i mean, you know, i don't know who's fasts
  • 00:19:47.689 --> 00:19:51.260
  • I don't know who's fasts the lord honored,
  • 00:19:51.326 --> 00:19:52.160
  • The lord honored, and i know he honored
  • 00:19:52.227 --> 00:19:52.995
  • And i know he honored my father's.
  • 00:19:53.061 --> 00:19:53.962
  • My father's. i feel like he may
  • 00:19:54.029 --> 00:19:54.796
  • I feel like he may have honored mine.
  • 00:19:54.863 --> 00:19:57.266
  • Have honored mine. my fast was that i was just
  • 00:19:57.332 --> 00:19:58.300
  • My fast was that i was just gonna watch sermons.
  • 00:19:58.367 --> 00:20:00.369
  • Gonna watch sermons. and i was just gonna let
  • 00:20:00.435 --> 00:20:01.370
  • And i was just gonna let the spirit come into me,
  • 00:20:01.436 --> 00:20:03.305
  • The spirit come into me, even though i was high.
  • 00:20:03.372 --> 00:20:04.940
  • Even though i was high. and you preached a sermon
  • 00:20:05.007 --> 00:20:08.510
  • And you preached a sermon about ishmael and the cries
  • 00:20:08.577 --> 00:20:12.414
  • About ishmael and the cries of the lad that were heard,
  • 00:20:12.481 --> 00:20:16.785
  • Of the lad that were heard, and during my fast,
  • 00:20:16.852 --> 00:20:19.021
  • And during my fast, my baby was taken from me
  • 00:20:19.087 --> 00:20:21.390
  • My baby was taken from me by child protective services.
  • 00:20:21.456 --> 00:20:23.358
  • By child protective services. and, you know --
  • 00:20:23.425 --> 00:20:26.762
  • And, you know -- >> so that's a sermon
  • 00:20:26.828 --> 00:20:28.563
  • >> so that's a sermon that's called picking up
  • 00:20:28.630 --> 00:20:30.432
  • That's called picking up dropped dreams.
  • 00:20:30.499 --> 00:20:32.868
  • Dropped dreams. and it's about hagar
  • 00:20:32.934 --> 00:20:36.471
  • And it's about hagar having to lay the baby
  • 00:20:36.538 --> 00:20:37.539
  • Having to lay the baby down under a bush and
  • 00:20:37.606 --> 00:20:38.707
  • Down under a bush and hearing it cry,
  • 00:20:38.774 --> 00:20:39.675
  • Hearing it cry, knowing that it was --
  • 00:20:39.741 --> 00:20:41.643
  • Knowing that it was -- she was being separated
  • 00:20:41.710 --> 00:20:42.944
  • She was being separated from it for it to die,
  • 00:20:43.011 --> 00:20:45.047
  • From it for it to die, but god had another plan.
  • 00:20:45.113 --> 00:20:46.882
  • But god had another plan. >> yes, and i believe that
  • 00:20:46.948 --> 00:20:48.317
  • >> yes, and i believe that the cries of my baby
  • 00:20:48.383 --> 00:20:49.451
  • The cries of my baby were heard.
  • 00:20:49.518 --> 00:20:50.819
  • Were heard. and within a month i applied
  • 00:20:50.886 --> 00:20:55.857
  • And within a month i applied to go to new beginnings
  • 00:20:55.924 --> 00:20:57.993
  • To go to new beginnings and he just reeled me in
  • 00:20:58.060 --> 00:21:00.462
  • And he just reeled me in by that heartstring.
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  • By that heartstring. and it was just incredible.
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  • And it was just incredible. and i've made it through,
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  • And i've made it through, i came out on the other side.
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  • I came out on the other side. i wear this sticker
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  • I wear this sticker with honor.
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  • With honor. this is for my son
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  • This is for my son who is down in kidpak,
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  • Who is down in kidpak, little river.
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  • Little river. this is my badge of honor.
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  • This is my badge of honor. every time i come to church
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  • Every time i come to church i'm so excited to put it on
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  • I'm so excited to put it on my shirt.
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  • My shirt. >> what a testimony.
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  • >> what a testimony. to god be the glory.
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  • To god be the glory. oh my goodness, do you want
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  • Oh my goodness, do you want to say anything else?
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  • To say anything else? >> yes i do.
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  • >> yes i do. i want to say thank you
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  • I want to say thank you to my dad for his obedience.
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  • To my dad for his obedience. i want to say thank you to all
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  • I want to say thank you to all of the women and staff members
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  • Of the women and staff members at new beginnings.
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  • At new beginnings. and i want to say thank you
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  • And i want to say thank you to the people of this church
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  • To the people of this church for their support,
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  • For their support, and their prayers.
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  • And their prayers. i don't even know you,
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  • I don't even know you, but i know that you
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  • But i know that you prayed for me and i want to
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  • Prayed for me and i want to thank you and cherise
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  • Thank you and cherise for being just,
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  • For being just, surrendered vessels
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  • Surrendered vessels and all of that.
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  • And all of that. >> thank you.
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  • >> thank you. praise the lord.
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  • Praise the lord. oh, we love you, jesus.
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  • Oh, we love you, jesus. we love you, jesus.
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  • We love you, jesus. we worship you, lord.
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  • We worship you, lord. oh we thank you,
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  • Oh we thank you, we thank you,
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  • We thank you, we thank you,
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  • We thank you, we thank you, lord jesus.
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  • We thank you, lord jesus. we praise you.
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  • We praise you. i baptize you in the name
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  • I baptize you in the name of jesus christ,
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  • Of jesus christ, the father, son,
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  • The father, son, and holy spirit.
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  • >> i believe god
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  • >> i believe god let you hear this message
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  • Let you hear this message today to tell you,
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  • Today to tell you, “all i need you to do
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  • “all i need you to do is acknowledge me
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  • Is acknowledge me in all of your ways.”
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  • In all of your ways.” the bible said
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  • The bible said if you confess with your mouth
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  • If you confess with your mouth and believe in your heart
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  • And believe in your heart that god raised jesus
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  • That god raised jesus from the dead
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  • From the dead you can and shall be saved.
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  • You can and shall be saved. if you'll pray
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  • If you'll pray this prayer in faith
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  • This prayer in faith and receive christ today.
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  • And receive christ today. pray this prayer, say,
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  • Pray this prayer, say, “jesus, you are the savior,
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  • “jesus, you are the savior, i put all my faith in you,
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  • I put all my faith in you, i know when you hung on
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  • I know when you hung on the cross
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  • The cross you were there for me.”
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  • You were there for me.” say those words,
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  • Say those words, “and today i surrender,
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  • “and today i surrender, today wash me, forgive me,
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  • Today wash me, forgive me, cleanse me.
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  • Cleanse me. in jesus name i am free.
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  • In jesus name i am free. i am forgiven.
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  • I am forgiven. i am loved by god
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  • I am loved by god in jesus name, amen."
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  • In jesus name, amen." i believe you're feeling
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  • I believe you're feeling the power of that
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  • The power of that short prayer right now.
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  • Short prayer right now. i believe all of heaven
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  • I believe all of heaven is rejoicing
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  • Is rejoicing according to luke 15,
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  • According to luke 15, angels are shouting ‘cause
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  • Angels are shouting ‘cause a son or a daughter
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  • A son or a daughter has come back to the father.
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  • Has come back to the father. i tell you today that
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  • I tell you today that this is your miracle moment
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  • This is your miracle moment and you just had an encounter
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  • And you just had an encounter with jesus christ
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  • With jesus christ right where you're
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  • Right where you're watching this program.
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  • So call us today
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  • So call us today or reach out to us,
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  • Or reach out to us, go online and send an email
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  • Go online and send an email and tell us what christ
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  • And tell us what christ has done in your life,
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  • Has done in your life, it'll strengthen you
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  • It'll strengthen you and it'll encourage us.
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  • And it'll encourage us. we would love to hear,
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  • We would love to hear, we'll send you a free kit
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  • We'll send you a free kit and let you know what's next
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  • And let you know what's next in this glorious journey
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  • In this glorious journey that you have decided
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  • That you have decided to embark upon today by praying
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  • To embark upon today by praying that short prayer of faith.
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  • Thank you.
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  • >> announcer: since 2019,
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  • Jentezen franklin
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  • Media ministries,
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  • Together with our friends
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  • And partners,
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  • Have partnered with
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  • The jewish national fund
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  • From the amazing kingdom
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  • Play school, as well as
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  • Four community centers
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  • In the eshkol region
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  • Of israel.
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  • These amazing projects
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  • Have already saved
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  • So many lives during
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  • Rocket attacks from hamas
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  • On israel's southern border.
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  • But in the north, hezbollah,
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  • The iranian backed
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  • Terrorist organization,
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  • Is planning its next war.
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  • Hezbollah has over
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  • 150.000 missiles
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  • Aimed at israel,
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  • As well as underground tunnels
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  • Which they have threatened
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  • To use to kidnap
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  • And murder israelis
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  • And invade northern israel.
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  • This area has no
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  • Medical facilities
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  • In case of emergency.
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  • Right now, jewish people
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  • Living in the area
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  • Must travel an hour.
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  • It's difficult enough
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  • That they live and work
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  • Only miles from the border
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  • With lebanon,
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  • Where hezbollah terrorist,
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  • Backed by an armed iran,
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  • Operate freely.
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  • Jentezen franklin
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  • Media ministries
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  • Is stepping up in another
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  • Major effort in israel
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  • And providing
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  • The northern israel
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  • Emergency center.
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  • And if war breaks out,
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  • The northern israel
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  • Emergency center
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  • Will be a major asset
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  • To protect israelis
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  • And save lives.
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  • This is the biggest project
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  • We have ever taken on in israel.
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  • We will not be able to do this
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  • We will not be able to do this without your generous support.
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  • There is a blessing promised
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  • To those who bless israel.
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  • "i will bless those
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  • Who bless you,
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  • And i will curse him
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  • Who curses you."
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  • We believe god has
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  • Strategically positioned us
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  • To play a role
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  • In protecting and blessing
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  • The nation of israel.
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  • Be a part of the blessing today,
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  • Call now or go online today.
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  • >> a mentor will bring three
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  • >> a mentor will bring three major things into your life,
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  • Major things into your life, if you really connect,
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  • If you really connect, and i love the way that you
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  • And i love the way that you pursued me.
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  • Pursued me. 'cause timothy pursued paul.
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  • 'cause timothy pursued paul. >> elisha pursued elijah.
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  • >> elisha pursued elijah. i mean, desire is the
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  • I mean, desire is the mentor magnet, right?
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  • Mentor magnet, right? >> that's it, i mean,
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  • >> that's it, i mean, you hit it right on the head.
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  • You hit it right on the head. elijah said --
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  • Elijah said -- >> if you don't answer,
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  • >> if you don't answer, i don't get worked up
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  • I don't get worked up or mad.
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  • Or mad. you have to have a lot
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  • You have to have a lot of courage to pursue someone.
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  • Of courage to pursue someone. because rejection is real,
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  • Because rejection is real, believing that you matter,
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  • Believing that you matter, that you're worth it.
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  • That you're worth it. like you have to believe
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  • Like you have to believe in yourself.
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  • In yourself. and you're like, "well,
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  • And you're like, "well, why would they want to give
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  • Why would they want to give me their time?
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  • Me their time? why would they want
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  • Why would they want to do that?"
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  • To do that?" but i didn't have access
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  • But i didn't have access to people that did something
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  • To people that did something to make me want to be
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  • To make me want to be a better pastor
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  • A better pastor in the way that you did,
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  • In the way that you did, and so i had that number,
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  • And so i had that number, and i just used it,
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  • And i just used it, and i'm thankful for it.
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  • >> mentoring moments
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  • With jentezen franklin
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  • And marcus mecum,
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  • Now available where ever
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  • You get your podcasts.
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  • >> hello, i'm jentezen franklin
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  • >> hello, i'm jentezen franklin and i wanted to
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  • And i wanted to personally thank you
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  • Personally thank you for watching
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  • For watching kingdom connection on tbn.
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  • Kingdom connection on tbn. every day you can get
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  • Every day you can get a fresh word from god
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  • Thank you and god bless you.
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  • >> we hope you've enjoyed
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  • This teaching
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  • By jentezen franklin,
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  • And thank you
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