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The Blessing Of The Busted Nest

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September 8, 2020
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Pastor Jentezen Franklin brings practical meaning to spiritual truths found in God’s Word.

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The Blessing Of The Busted Nest

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  • - If you have your Bibles,
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  • - If you have your Bibles,I'm reading from Deuteronomy,
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  • I'm reading from Deuteronomy,the Old Testament.
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  • the Old Testament.Deuteronomy 31,
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  • Deuteronomy 31,for just a few moments,
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  • for just a few moments,"He found them in a desert land
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  • "He found them in a desert landand in a wasteland,
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  • and in a wasteland,a hallowing wilderness."
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  • a hallowing wilderness."And when He was
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  • And when He wasin the wilderness,
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  • in the wilderness,look what happened.
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  • look what happened."He encircled him,
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  • "He encircled him,He instructed him,
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  • He instructed him,He kept him."
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  • He kept him."Aren't you thankful
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  • Aren't you thankfulin your wilderness,
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  • in your wilderness,He encircles you?
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  • He encircles you?He instructs you?
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  • He instructs you?He kept you?
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  • He kept you?When you couldn't keep it
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  • When you couldn't keep ittogether, mentally.
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  • together, mentally.And you were about
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  • And you were aboutto have a breakdown,
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  • to have a breakdown,He kept you.
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  • He kept you.He encircled you.
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  • He encircled you.He instructed you.
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  • He instructed you."He kept him
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  • "He kept himas the apple of His eye."
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  • as the apple of His eye."Exodus 32:11: "As an eagle
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  • Exodus 32:11: "As an eaglestirs up its nest,
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  • stirs up its nest,hovers over its young,
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  • hovers over its young,spreading out its wings,
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  • spreading out its wings,taking them up,
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  • taking them up,carrying them on its wings.
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  • carrying them on its wings.So the Lord alone led him," --
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  • So the Lord alone led him," --Exodus 32:13 said:
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  • Exodus 32:13 said:"He makes him to ride
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  • "He makes him to ridethe heights of the earth," --
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  • the heights of the earth," --"the high places,"
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  • "the high places,"the King James says:
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  • the King James says:"To eat the good of the land,
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  • "To eat the good of the land,to draw honey
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  • to draw honeyfrom the rock."
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  • from the rock."Notice that there's
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  • Notice that there'sthe stirring up of the nest,
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  • the stirring up of the nest,and then there
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  • and then thereis the new level of blessing.
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  • is the new level of blessing.And I wanna talk to you
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  • And I wanna talk to youfor a few moments this morning,
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  • for a few moments this morning,out of this text
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  • out of this textthat Moses wrote as a sermon
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  • that Moses wrote as a sermonto his congregation.
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  • to his congregation.And I'm preaching today
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  • And I'm preaching todayon, "The Blessing
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  • on, "The Blessingof the Busted Nest".
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  • of the Busted Nest".In Job 29, I want 'em
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  • In Job 29, I want 'emto throw up just the one verse
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  • to throw up just the one versefor the sake of time.
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  • for the sake of time.But he starts describing
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  • But he starts describinghow that he wished --
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  • how that he wished --in Job 29:1, he talks about
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  • in Job 29:1, he talks abouthow that he wished
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  • how that he wishedhe could go back
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  • he could go backwhen he had his family,
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  • when he had his family,when he had his wealth,
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  • when he had his wealth,when he had his health,
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  • when he had his health,when he had not lost everything.
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  • when he had not lost everything.He said, "In that time,
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  • He said, "In that time,I was in my prime,
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  • I was in my prime,the favor of God
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  • the favor of Godshined on me like a light,
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  • shined on me like a light,and on my tent,
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  • and on my tent,on my family."
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  • on my family."Said, "My steps
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  • Said, "My stepswere like butter."
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  • were like butter."My steps were like butter,
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  • My steps were like butter,I just eased into everything.
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  • I just eased into everything.There was no struggle,
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  • There was no struggle,it was just blessing, blessing.
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  • it was just blessing, blessing.Everything I touched
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  • Everything I touchedturned to gold.
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  • turned to gold.And: "Then I said," --
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  • And: "Then I said," --Job 29:18: "I said,
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  • Job 29:18: "I said,'I will die in my nest,'" --
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  • 'I will die in my nest,'" --I'll just stay here
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  • I'll just stay herethe rest of my life,
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  • the rest of my life,and God said, "I heard that,
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  • and God said, "I heard that,and I'm gonna introduce you,
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  • and I'm gonna introduce you,Job, to the blessing
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  • Job, to the blessingof the busted nest."
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  • of the busted nest."A nest is a cozy,
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  • A nest is a cozy,smug place to rest,
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  • smug place to rest,to retreat to.
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  • to retreat to.It's a nice place
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  • It's a nice placeto be born in to.
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  • to be born in to.It's why birds
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  • It's why birdsand other animals build nests,
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  • and other animals build nests,it's to have a safe,
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  • it's to have a safe,secure, wonderful place
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  • secure, wonderful placefor their babies
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  • for their babiesto be born in to.
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  • to be born in to.But it's in this text,
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  • But it's in this text,one day, Moses was out
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  • one day, Moses was outin the wilderness.
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  • in the wilderness.He looks up in the cleft
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  • He looks up in the cleftof the rock, or in a high tree,
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  • of the rock, or in a high tree,and he sees a mother eagle
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  • and he sees a mother eaglestirring up the nest.
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  • stirring up the nest.And he sees the eaglets
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  • And he sees the eagletsas they're being moved
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  • as they're being movedand shuffled
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  • and shuffledaround out further, further,
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  • around out further, further,further to the edge of the nest,
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  • further to the edge of the nest,and he grabs a pen,
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  • and he grabs a pen,and he begins to write
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  • and he begins to writethe sermon to Israel.
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  • the sermon to Israel.And he said, "As an eagle
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  • And he said, "As an eaglestirs up the nest,
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  • stirs up the nest,so God will deal with Israel."
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  • so God will deal with Israel."The female eagle picks her mate
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  • The female eagle picks her matein an interesting way.
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  • in an interesting way.If you wanna qualify
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  • If you wanna qualifyto be her mate, first of all,
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  • to be her mate, first of all,she's picky,
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  • she's picky,she's choosy about her mate.
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  • she's choosy about her mate.That would be
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  • That would bea great lesson to learn.
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  • a great lesson to learn.And she takes a stick,
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  • And she takes a stick,she puts him through
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  • she puts him througha series of tests,
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  • a series of tests,and she flies
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  • and she fliesto about 15.000 fee,
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  • to about 15.000 fee,and she would drop that stick.
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  • and she would drop that stick.There, he comes, flying,
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  • There, he comes, flying,chasing after her,
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  • chasing after her,trying to flirt with her,
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  • trying to flirt with her,and she won't have anything
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  • and she won't have anythingto do with him.
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  • to do with him.And she drops the stick,
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  • And she drops the stick,and I could almost see her
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  • and I could almost see herfolding her wings,
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  • folding her wings,and looking at him,
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  • and looking at him,and all of a sudden,
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  • and all of a sudden,he realizes,
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  • he realizes,"Oh, she wants me
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  • "Oh, she wants meto pick that up."
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  • to pick that up."And he starts flying down,
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  • And he starts flying down,they can fly up
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  • they can fly upto 200 miles per hour,
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  • to 200 miles per hour,and he does a nose-dive,
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  • and he does a nose-dive,and grabs that stick in mid-air,
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  • and grabs that stick in mid-air,and brings it back to her.
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  • and brings it back to her.She, then, goes down
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  • She, then, goes downand gets a much larger --
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  • and gets a much larger --it moves from a stick to a log.
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  • it moves from a stick to a log.She picks up a large branch,
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  • She picks up a large branch,and flies up not to 15.000 feet,
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  • and flies up not to 15.000 feet,but to about 5.000 feet,
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  • but to about 5.000 feet,and when he comes
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  • and when he comessoaring out there,
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  • soaring out there,trying to impress her,
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  • trying to impress her,she drops the bigger stick
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  • she drops the bigger stickat a lower level,
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  • at a lower level,and that stick
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  • and that stickis racing to the bottom,
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  • is racing to the bottom,and he has to go even faster.
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  • and he has to go even faster.And when he grabs it,
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  • And when he grabs it,it pulls him down, and he --
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  • it pulls him down, and he --now, he's breaking a sweat.
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  • now, he's breaking a sweat.Now, it's really getting tough.
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  • Now, it's really getting tough.And just when he thinks
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  • And just when he thinksthat he's finally impressed her,
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  • that he's finally impressed her,she goes down
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  • she goes downand basically picks up
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  • and basically picks upa small tree,
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  • a small tree,and she flies to about 500 feet,
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  • and she flies to about 500 feet,and he looks at her,
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  • and he looks at her,and she looks at him,
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  • and she looks at him,and he knows
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  • and he knowswhat she's about to do.
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  • what she's about to do.She drops it.
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  • She drops it.And when she drops it,
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  • And when she drops it,he, flash, takes off,
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  • he, flash, takes off,and goes down, and grabs it.
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  • and goes down, and grabs it.It's pulling him down,
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  • It's pulling him down,he's doing everything
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  • he's doing everythinghe can to not let it crash
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  • he can to not let it crashon the rocks.
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  • on the rocks.It's taking all the strength
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  • It's taking all the strengththat he has, his talons,
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  • that he has, his talons,his claws are just as strong
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  • his claws are just as strongas they can be,
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  • as they can be,holding on to that huge,
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  • holding on to that huge,huge limb.
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  • huge limb.The question is,
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  • The question is,what is the lesson
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  • what is the lessonyou're supposed to learn?
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  • you're supposed to learn?And he learns a lesson
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  • And he learns a lessonthat all men learn soon,
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  • that all men learn soon,that it's impossible
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  • that it's impossibleto please a woman, amen.
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  • to please a woman, amen.No.
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  • No.[Laughter]
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  • [Laughter]No, let's keep moving.
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  • No, let's keep moving.That's not the sermon today.
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  • That's not the sermon today.Never enough.
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  • Never enough.But here's the beauty of this.
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  • But here's the beauty of this.This is so important,
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  • This is so important,catch it now.
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  • catch it now.It's the mother eagle
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  • It's the mother eaglethat stirs up the nest
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  • that stirs up the nestwhere the little eaglets are.
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  • where the little eaglets are.But it's the father eagle
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  • But it's the father eaglewho circles,
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  • who circles,and she's testing him
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  • and she's testing himto know that when she stirs up
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  • to know that when she stirs upthe nest and they go tumbling
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  • the nest and they go tumblingand falling and squawking,
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  • and falling and squawking,about to hit the rocks,
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  • about to hit the rocks,that that father eagle
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  • that that father eagleis powerful enough,
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  • is powerful enough,is fast enough,
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  • is fast enough,is strong enough
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  • is strong enoughto not let 'em fall
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  • to not let 'em falland ultimately be destroyed.
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  • and ultimately be destroyed.I wanna preach
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  • I wanna preachto somebody today,
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  • to somebody today,if you're tumbling
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  • if you're tumblingand falling and the nest
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  • and falling and the nesthas been busted up,
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  • has been busted up,and everything seems like
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  • and everything seems likethe bottom has fallen
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  • the bottom has fallenout of your life,
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  • out of your life,and you don't know,
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  • and you don't know,it looks like the rocks
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  • it looks like the rocksare getting closer and closer.
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  • are getting closer and closer.You have a Father
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  • You have a Fatherwho can fly faster
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  • who can fly fasterthan you can fall,
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  • than you can fall,and you may fall,
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  • and you may fall,but you will not be destroyed.
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  • but you will not be destroyed.You may be cast down,
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  • You may be cast down,but you will ultimately find
  • 00:07:39.071 --> 00:07:40.940
  • but you will ultimately findthe loving arms of God,
  • 00:07:40.940 --> 00:07:43.309
  • the loving arms of God,grabbing you, rescuing you,
  • 00:07:43.309 --> 00:07:45.444
  • grabbing you, rescuing you,and taking you up
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  • and taking you upwhere you belong,
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  • where you belong,so don't lose heart.
  • 00:07:51.751 --> 00:07:52.585
  • so don't lose heart.He will not let you
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  • He will not let yoube destroyed.
  • 00:07:54.453 --> 00:07:59.025
  • be destroyed.He will not let you crash.
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  • He will not let you crash.The problem that Moses saw
  • 00:08:01.527 --> 00:08:03.262
  • The problem that Moses sawin his congregation, I see
  • 00:08:03.262 --> 00:08:04.997
  • in his congregation, I seein the Body of Christ today,
  • 00:08:04.997 --> 00:08:08.868
  • in the Body of Christ today,and in our church sometimes.
  • 00:08:08.868 --> 00:08:13.205
  • and in our church sometimes.Many have nesting syndrome.
  • 00:08:13.205 --> 00:08:14.540
  • Many have nesting syndrome.A nest just gets
  • 00:08:14.540 --> 00:08:17.043
  • A nest just getsto a comfortable place,
  • 00:08:17.043 --> 00:08:17.643
  • to a comfortable place,it speaks of
  • 00:08:17.643 --> 00:08:19.078
  • it speaks ofa comfortable place,
  • 00:08:19.078 --> 00:08:21.314
  • a comfortable place,a place of security.
  • 00:08:21.314 --> 00:08:22.548
  • a place of security.A place where I think
  • 00:08:22.548 --> 00:08:25.484
  • A place where I thinkI'll just kick back now.
  • 00:08:25.484 --> 00:08:27.253
  • I'll just kick back now.I've seen these nests.
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  • I've seen these nests.I've been to Alaska,
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  • I've been to Alaska,and in Canada,
  • 00:08:30.590 --> 00:08:32.091
  • and in Canada,and you see these nests.
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  • and you see these nests.They're huge.
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  • They're huge.And God will bust up your nest
  • 00:08:37.630 --> 00:08:39.799
  • And God will bust up your nestto teach you to fly.
  • 00:08:39.799 --> 00:08:41.400
  • to teach you to fly.What seems most cruel
  • 00:08:41.400 --> 00:08:41.834
  • What seems most cruelcan become
  • 00:08:41.834 --> 00:08:43.803
  • can becomemost beneficial in our life,
  • 00:08:43.803 --> 00:08:44.770
  • most beneficial in our life,and if you don't learn
  • 00:08:44.770 --> 00:08:45.504
  • and if you don't learnthat lesson,
  • 00:08:45.504 --> 00:08:46.505
  • that lesson,you'll misunderstand
  • 00:08:46.505 --> 00:08:47.707
  • you'll misunderstandand think that God
  • 00:08:47.707 --> 00:08:48.708
  • and think that Godis a cruel God,
  • 00:08:48.708 --> 00:08:50.009
  • is a cruel God,but the truth is,
  • 00:08:50.009 --> 00:08:51.043
  • but the truth is,when He's going
  • 00:08:51.043 --> 00:08:52.345
  • when He's goingto take you higher,
  • 00:08:52.345 --> 00:08:54.480
  • to take you higher,He will bust up
  • 00:08:54.480 --> 00:08:57.883
  • He will bust upyour earthly nest.
  • 00:08:57.883 --> 00:08:59.185
  • your earthly nest.Many Christians
  • 00:08:59.185 --> 00:09:01.420
  • Many Christianshave folded wings.
  • 00:09:01.420 --> 00:09:03.289
  • have folded wings.They want no change,
  • 00:09:03.289 --> 00:09:05.124
  • They want no change,they want no challenge,
  • 00:09:05.124 --> 00:09:06.359
  • they want no challenge,they want no risk
  • 00:09:06.359 --> 00:09:07.226
  • they want no riskin their life.
  • 00:09:07.226 --> 00:09:09.061
  • in their life.I only want security.
  • 00:09:09.061 --> 00:09:11.030
  • I only want security.I only want happiness
  • 00:09:11.030 --> 00:09:12.965
  • I only want happinesshere on earth.
  • 00:09:12.965 --> 00:09:14.467
  • here on earth.That's it.
  • 00:09:14.467 --> 00:09:15.968
  • That's it.But you're called
  • 00:09:15.968 --> 00:09:18.704
  • But you're calledto a higher calling,
  • 00:09:18.704 --> 00:09:19.905
  • to a higher calling,a heavenly calling
  • 00:09:19.905 --> 00:09:20.706
  • a heavenly callingis on your life,
  • 00:09:20.706 --> 00:09:23.342
  • is on your life,not just an earthly calling.
  • 00:09:23.342 --> 00:09:24.377
  • not just an earthly calling.There's more to life
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  • There's more to lifethan the house and the car
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  • than the house and the carand the comfort
  • 00:09:26.946 --> 00:09:28.581
  • and the comfortand the nest that you build.
  • 00:09:28.581 --> 00:09:29.382
  • and the nest that you build.It's important,
  • 00:09:29.382 --> 00:09:30.950
  • It's important,and God blesses you with it,
  • 00:09:30.950 --> 00:09:31.917
  • and God blesses you with it,and if He's blessed
  • 00:09:31.917 --> 00:09:32.385
  • and if He's blessedyou with it,
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  • you with it,you ought to be thankful.
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  • you ought to be thankful.But don't ever think
  • 00:09:35.221 --> 00:09:37.023
  • But don't ever thinkthat's what your life is about,
  • 00:09:37.023 --> 00:09:39.025
  • that's what your life is about,it's not about earthly things,
  • 00:09:39.025 --> 00:09:42.461
  • it's not about earthly things,but you have a heavenly calling
  • 00:09:42.461 --> 00:09:44.697
  • but you have a heavenly callingon your life.
  • 00:09:44.697 --> 00:09:45.531
  • on your life.And until the eagle
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  • And until the eaglestarts disturbing the nest,
  • 00:09:50.069 --> 00:09:52.271
  • starts disturbing the nest,the eaglets will never step out
  • 00:09:52.271 --> 00:09:56.008
  • the eaglets will never step outinto their potential.
  • 00:09:56.008 --> 00:10:00.046
  • into their potential.You've got a heavenly calling.
  • 00:10:00.046 --> 00:10:00.513
  • You've got a heavenly calling.You've got wings
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  • You've got wingsthat can lift you above
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  • that can lift you abovethe storm, do you hear me?
  • 00:10:03.416 --> 00:10:03.883
  • the storm, do you hear me?You're gonna need
  • 00:10:03.883 --> 00:10:05.418
  • You're gonna needthis sermon.
  • 00:10:05.418 --> 00:10:06.185
  • this sermon.You've got wings
  • 00:10:06.185 --> 00:10:07.119
  • You've got wingsthat can lift you
  • 00:10:07.119 --> 00:10:12.024
  • that can lift youabove the other birds.
  • 00:10:12.024 --> 00:10:14.894
  • above the other birds.Our nest gets too nifty,
  • 00:10:14.894 --> 00:10:18.097
  • Our nest gets too nifty,too comfortable.
  • 00:10:18.097 --> 00:10:19.932
  • too comfortable.Some of you are so comfortable
  • 00:10:19.932 --> 00:10:21.734
  • Some of you are so comfortablein the place you're in right now
  • 00:10:21.734 --> 00:10:22.835
  • in the place you're in right nowthat you don't even need
  • 00:10:22.835 --> 00:10:25.237
  • that you don't even needto read the Bible.
  • 00:10:25.237 --> 00:10:27.440
  • to read the Bible.You don't even need to pray.
  • 00:10:27.440 --> 00:10:29.275
  • You don't even need to pray.You've got all the answers
  • 00:10:29.275 --> 00:10:31.977
  • You've got all the answersand I'm a self-made man.
  • 00:10:31.977 --> 00:10:32.611
  • and I'm a self-made man.Like somebody said,
  • 00:10:32.611 --> 00:10:33.179
  • Like somebody said,"Why'd you make yourself
  • 00:10:33.179 --> 00:10:36.215
  • "Why'd you make yourselflike that?"
  • 00:10:36.215 --> 00:10:37.383
  • like that?"But I promise you,
  • 00:10:37.383 --> 00:10:39.118
  • But I promise you,life has a way
  • 00:10:39.118 --> 00:10:40.986
  • life has a wayof tearing up your little nest,
  • 00:10:40.986 --> 00:10:42.621
  • of tearing up your little nest,and you're gonna need Him.
  • 00:10:42.621 --> 00:10:43.589
  • and you're gonna need Him.You're gonna need Him
  • 00:10:43.589 --> 00:10:45.357
  • You're gonna need Himlike you've never needed Him,
  • 00:10:45.357 --> 00:10:47.393
  • like you've never needed Him,sooner or later.
  • 00:10:47.393 --> 00:10:48.360
  • sooner or later.And then,
  • 00:10:48.360 --> 00:10:49.662
  • And then,you'll discover the blessing
  • 00:10:49.662 --> 00:10:51.030
  • you'll discover the blessingof the busted nest.
  • 00:10:51.030 --> 00:10:52.865
  • of the busted nest.Had I not gone through it,
  • 00:10:52.865 --> 00:10:54.467
  • Had I not gone through it,had I not suffered --
  • 00:10:54.467 --> 00:10:55.334
  • had I not suffered --sometimes, we wanna shield
  • 00:10:55.334 --> 00:10:56.836
  • sometimes, we wanna shieldour family and shield
  • 00:10:56.836 --> 00:10:58.237
  • our family and shieldour children.
  • 00:10:58.237 --> 00:10:59.105
  • our children.We don't want 'em
  • 00:10:59.105 --> 00:11:00.005
  • We don't want 'emto go through nothing,
  • 00:11:00.005 --> 00:11:01.173
  • to go through nothing,and want for nothing,
  • 00:11:01.173 --> 00:11:02.308
  • and want for nothing,and lack for nothing.
  • 00:11:02.308 --> 00:11:03.909
  • and lack for nothing.But the thing that made you
  • 00:11:03.909 --> 00:11:04.844
  • But the thing that made youwhat you are
  • 00:11:04.844 --> 00:11:06.178
  • what you areis what you went through,
  • 00:11:06.178 --> 00:11:08.147
  • is what you went through,the hardships and the struggles
  • 00:11:08.147 --> 00:11:10.182
  • the hardships and the strugglesand the tears and feeling
  • 00:11:10.182 --> 00:11:11.917
  • and the tears and feelinglike quitting and giving up.
  • 00:11:11.917 --> 00:11:13.052
  • like quitting and giving up.And now, you just wanna give
  • 00:11:13.052 --> 00:11:14.253
  • And now, you just wanna giveeverything to them.
  • 00:11:14.253 --> 00:11:16.021
  • everything to them.You need to hear this preacher.
  • 00:11:16.021 --> 00:11:17.723
  • You need to hear this preacher.God says, "I'm gonna bust up
  • 00:11:17.723 --> 00:11:19.258
  • God says, "I'm gonna bust upsome of those kid's nests,
  • 00:11:19.258 --> 00:11:20.593
  • some of those kid's nests,until they get back
  • 00:11:20.593 --> 00:11:22.928
  • until they get backon their knees,"
  • 00:11:22.928 --> 00:11:23.662
  • on their knees,"and they realize
  • 00:11:23.662 --> 00:11:25.164
  • and they realizethat what they were raised in
  • 00:11:25.164 --> 00:11:26.966
  • that what they were raised inwas not a lie.
  • 00:11:26.966 --> 00:11:28.667
  • was not a lie.There is a God in heaven,
  • 00:11:28.667 --> 00:11:30.503
  • There is a God in heaven,He does have victory
  • 00:11:30.503 --> 00:11:31.470
  • He does have victoryfor His children,
  • 00:11:31.470 --> 00:11:34.406
  • for His children,and I cannot make it on my own.
  • 00:11:34.406 --> 00:11:36.609
  • and I cannot make it on my own.I never would've made it
  • 00:11:36.609 --> 00:11:37.343
  • I never would've made itif the Lord
  • 00:11:37.343 --> 00:11:40.946
  • if the Lordwas not on my side.
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  • Here's something powerful.
  • 00:11:47.086 --> 00:11:48.821
  • Here's something powerful.She doesn't dismantle the nest,
  • 00:11:48.821 --> 00:11:49.955
  • She doesn't dismantle the nest,she comes twice.
  • 00:11:49.955 --> 00:11:53.793
  • she comes twice.She doesn't dismantle the nest,
  • 00:11:53.793 --> 00:11:55.861
  • She doesn't dismantle the nest,she just makes it uncomfortable
  • 00:11:55.861 --> 00:11:57.663
  • she just makes it uncomfortableby pulling out the fur,
  • 00:11:57.663 --> 00:12:00.099
  • by pulling out the fur,pulling out the skin,
  • 00:12:00.099 --> 00:12:02.501
  • pulling out the skin,the animal hides.
  • 00:12:02.501 --> 00:12:05.104
  • the animal hides.Now, the twigs are sticking
  • 00:12:05.104 --> 00:12:08.407
  • Now, the twigs are stickingthose little eaglets.
  • 00:12:08.407 --> 00:12:10.376
  • those little eaglets.Because they don't even know
  • 00:12:10.376 --> 00:12:11.577
  • Because they don't even knowthat they have two gifts
  • 00:12:11.577 --> 00:12:15.181
  • that they have two giftsthey're not even aware of.
  • 00:12:15.181 --> 00:12:19.418
  • they're not even aware of.Talons or claws, and wings.
  • 00:12:19.418 --> 00:12:19.952
  • Talons or claws, and wings.They don't even know
  • 00:12:19.952 --> 00:12:22.822
  • They don't even knowthat they have it.
  • 00:12:22.822 --> 00:12:24.723
  • that they have it.You never know that in the soft,
  • 00:12:24.723 --> 00:12:28.327
  • You never know that in the soft,luxurious penthouse.
  • 00:12:28.327 --> 00:12:31.130
  • luxurious penthouse.Big-screen, laying around,
  • 00:12:31.130 --> 00:12:33.032
  • Big-screen, laying around,all your clothes,
  • 00:12:33.032 --> 00:12:34.433
  • all your clothes,all your stuff laid out.
  • 00:12:34.433 --> 00:12:35.134
  • all your stuff laid out.You never know
  • 00:12:35.134 --> 00:12:36.836
  • You never knowwhat you've got.
  • 00:12:36.836 --> 00:12:37.803
  • what you've got.You'll never find
  • 00:12:37.803 --> 00:12:39.371
  • You'll never findsome of your gifts
  • 00:12:39.371 --> 00:12:40.873
  • some of your giftsas long as you're in a place
  • 00:12:40.873 --> 00:12:43.375
  • as long as you're in a placeof comfort and ease.
  • 00:12:43.375 --> 00:12:44.310
  • of comfort and ease.But when she tears
  • 00:12:44.310 --> 00:12:46.278
  • But when she tearsthat place up,
  • 00:12:46.278 --> 00:12:48.280
  • that place up,all that's left is sticks,
  • 00:12:48.280 --> 00:12:48.914
  • all that's left is sticks,and at that moment,
  • 00:12:48.914 --> 00:12:49.982
  • and at that moment,for the first time,
  • 00:12:49.982 --> 00:12:50.850
  • for the first time,those little eaglets
  • 00:12:50.850 --> 00:12:52.284
  • those little eagletstake those talons,
  • 00:12:52.284 --> 00:12:54.320
  • take those talons,and they grab hold of the stick,
  • 00:12:54.320 --> 00:12:58.524
  • and they grab hold of the stick,and they learn how to stand.
  • 00:12:58.524 --> 00:12:59.625
  • and they learn how to stand.Because that mother eagle
  • 00:12:59.625 --> 00:13:02.127
  • Because that mother eagleunderstands that we've gotta
  • 00:13:02.127 --> 00:13:03.762
  • understands that we've gottateach a new generation,
  • 00:13:03.762 --> 00:13:05.264
  • teach a new generation,that before they can fly,
  • 00:13:05.264 --> 00:13:05.898
  • that before they can fly,they need to learn
  • 00:13:05.898 --> 00:13:08.367
  • they need to learnhow to stand for something.
  • 00:13:08.367 --> 00:13:08.801
  • how to stand for something.You gotta learn
  • 00:13:08.801 --> 00:13:11.203
  • You gotta learnhow to stand for morality
  • 00:13:11.203 --> 00:13:13.305
  • how to stand for moralityand stand for character
  • 00:13:13.305 --> 00:13:15.541
  • and stand for characterand stand for integrity
  • 00:13:15.541 --> 00:13:17.877
  • and stand for integrityand stand for the Word of God,
  • 00:13:17.877 --> 00:13:19.645
  • and stand for the Word of God,even if nobody else is,
  • 00:13:19.645 --> 00:13:21.413
  • even if nobody else is,even if nobody has any --
  • 00:13:21.413 --> 00:13:23.549
  • even if nobody has any --if nobody else wanna live it,
  • 00:13:23.549 --> 00:13:25.217
  • if nobody else wanna live it,you learn how to stand
  • 00:13:25.217 --> 00:13:26.652
  • you learn how to standall by yourself.
  • 00:13:26.652 --> 00:13:27.720
  • all by yourself.'cause if you don't
  • 00:13:27.720 --> 00:13:28.621
  • 'cause if you don'tstand for something,
  • 00:13:28.621 --> 00:13:29.355
  • stand for something,you're gonna fall
  • 00:13:29.355 --> 00:13:30.322
  • you're gonna fallfor anything.
  • 00:13:30.322 --> 00:13:31.657
  • for anything.And at some point,
  • 00:13:31.657 --> 00:13:33.859
  • And at some point,if you're gonna ever fly high,
  • 00:13:33.859 --> 00:13:34.493
  • if you're gonna ever fly high,you first gotta learn
  • 00:13:34.493 --> 00:13:35.794
  • you first gotta learnhow to take a stand,
  • 00:13:35.794 --> 00:13:37.863
  • how to take a stand,and say, "Yeah, I'm different.
  • 00:13:37.863 --> 00:13:38.797
  • and say, "Yeah, I'm different.Yeah, I don't have
  • 00:13:38.797 --> 00:13:39.732
  • Yeah, I don't haveyour morals.
  • 00:13:39.732 --> 00:13:40.966
  • your morals.Yeah, I don't go there,
  • 00:13:40.966 --> 00:13:41.901
  • Yeah, I don't go there,I don't do that.
  • 00:13:41.901 --> 00:13:43.435
  • I don't do that.That's who I am,
  • 00:13:43.435 --> 00:13:46.972
  • That's who I am,and I stand for some things."
  • 00:13:46.972 --> 00:13:48.040
  • and I stand for some things."Why am I screaming?
  • 00:13:48.040 --> 00:13:48.674
  • Why am I screaming?I don't --
  • 00:13:48.674 --> 00:13:52.311
  • But I feel this.
  • 00:13:55.447 --> 00:13:56.949
  • But I feel this.We got to teach a generation,
  • 00:13:56.949 --> 00:13:57.917
  • We got to teach a generation,it's all right to stand
  • 00:13:57.917 --> 00:14:00.085
  • it's all right to standall by yourself.
  • 00:14:00.085 --> 00:14:00.686
  • all by yourself.I don't have
  • 00:14:00.686 --> 00:14:02.021
  • I don't haveto have your support.
  • 00:14:02.021 --> 00:14:03.289
  • to have your support.I don't have to have
  • 00:14:03.289 --> 00:14:04.456
  • I don't have to haveyou liking me.
  • 00:14:04.456 --> 00:14:06.025
  • you liking me.I don't have to be popular.
  • 00:14:06.025 --> 00:14:07.259
  • I don't have to be popular.I don't have to be
  • 00:14:07.259 --> 00:14:08.494
  • I don't have to bein your little clique.
  • 00:14:08.494 --> 00:14:11.263
  • in your little clique.Me and Jesus is all I need
  • 00:14:11.263 --> 00:14:13.766
  • Me and Jesus is all I needto go to the high places.
  • 00:14:13.766 --> 00:14:15.000
  • to go to the high places.[Applause]
  • 00:14:15.000 --> 00:14:16.368
  • [Applause]And I stand for some --
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  • And I stand for some --I stand for holiness.
  • 00:14:18.971 --> 00:14:20.105
  • I stand for holiness.I stand for righteousness.
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  • I stand for righteousness.I stand for the Lord.
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  • You're supposed to fly.
  • 00:14:33.385 --> 00:14:34.219
  • You're supposed to fly.You're supposed
  • 00:14:34.219 --> 00:14:35.654
  • You're supposedto be going higher.
  • 00:14:35.654 --> 00:14:36.255
  • to be going higher.You're supposed to be growing
  • 00:14:36.255 --> 00:14:38.257
  • You're supposed to be growingin the Lord, not sitting
  • 00:14:38.257 --> 00:14:39.358
  • in the Lord, not sittingin a comfortable nest.
  • 00:14:39.358 --> 00:14:40.492
  • in a comfortable nest."Well, I got baptized
  • 00:14:40.492 --> 00:14:44.797
  • "Well, I got baptizedback in '53, and back in '73,
  • 00:14:44.797 --> 00:14:46.265
  • back in '53, and back in '73,I gave a special offering,
  • 00:14:46.265 --> 00:14:46.932
  • I gave a special offering,and," --
  • 00:14:46.932 --> 00:14:49.134
  • and," --you're in a nest
  • 00:14:49.134 --> 00:14:52.137
  • The thing about the eaglets,
  • 00:14:57.643 --> 00:14:58.510
  • The thing about the eaglets,when they start falling
  • 00:14:58.510 --> 00:15:00.646
  • when they start fallingand tumbling and plummeting,
  • 00:15:00.646 --> 00:15:04.550
  • and tumbling and plummeting,they look foolish.
  • 00:15:04.550 --> 00:15:07.653
  • they look foolish.Can I preach a minute?
  • 00:15:07.653 --> 00:15:08.921
  • Can I preach a minute?Are you willing to look foolish,
  • 00:15:08.921 --> 00:15:09.588
  • Are you willing to look foolish,or are you just
  • 00:15:09.588 --> 00:15:10.255
  • or are you justgonna stay comfortable
  • 00:15:10.255 --> 00:15:11.924
  • gonna stay comfortablethe rest of your life?
  • 00:15:11.924 --> 00:15:12.558
  • the rest of your life?Some of you young people
  • 00:15:12.558 --> 00:15:13.759
  • Some of you young peopledon't ever take risks,
  • 00:15:13.759 --> 00:15:15.260
  • don't ever take risks,you say no to every challenge,
  • 00:15:15.260 --> 00:15:16.395
  • you say no to every challenge,you're not open to change.
  • 00:15:16.395 --> 00:15:19.131
  • you're not open to change.You just got to --
  • 00:15:19.131 --> 00:15:24.336
  • You just got to --get out of your nest.
  • 00:15:24.336 --> 00:15:26.705
  • get out of your nest.You will look foolish.
  • 00:15:26.705 --> 00:15:27.406
  • You will look foolish.Go somewhere.
  • 00:15:27.406 --> 00:15:28.307
  • Go somewhere.If you're lonely,
  • 00:15:28.307 --> 00:15:29.041
  • If you're lonely,go somewhere
  • 00:15:29.041 --> 00:15:30.642
  • go somewherewhere some people are.
  • 00:15:30.642 --> 00:15:32.311
  • where some people are.Get out of your nest.
  • 00:15:32.311 --> 00:15:33.545
  • Get out of your nest.Just get in their circle
  • 00:15:33.545 --> 00:15:34.646
  • Just get in their circleand stand there,
  • 00:15:34.646 --> 00:15:35.848
  • and stand there,and act like you know
  • 00:15:35.848 --> 00:15:36.715
  • and act like you knowwhat they're talking --
  • 00:15:36.715 --> 00:15:38.283
  • what they're talking --but you gotta get out
  • 00:15:38.283 --> 00:15:44.089
  • but you gotta get outof your little lonely nest.
  • 00:15:44.089 --> 00:15:45.724
  • of your little lonely nest.And yes, there will always
  • 00:15:45.724 --> 00:15:48.027
  • And yes, there will alwaysbe critics when you jump
  • 00:15:48.027 --> 00:15:49.895
  • be critics when you jumpout of the nest,
  • 00:15:49.895 --> 00:15:50.696
  • out of the nest,who will be sitting
  • 00:15:50.696 --> 00:15:54.633
  • who will be sittingin the nest.
  • 00:15:54.633 --> 00:15:55.934
  • in the nest."I know them.
  • 00:15:55.934 --> 00:15:57.536
  • "I know them.They're from my neighborhood.
  • 00:15:57.536 --> 00:15:59.071
  • They're from my neighborhood.Why are you dreaming like that?
  • 00:15:59.071 --> 00:16:00.472
  • Why are you dreaming like that?Why are you risking like that?
  • 00:16:00.472 --> 00:16:01.173
  • Why are you risking like that?You're gonna make
  • 00:16:01.173 --> 00:16:05.544
  • You're gonna makea fool out of yourself."
  • 00:16:05.544 --> 00:16:07.012
  • a fool out of yourself."It's better to fail
  • 00:16:07.012 --> 00:16:08.981
  • It's better to failtrying to fly,
  • 00:16:08.981 --> 00:16:09.581
  • trying to fly,than to sit
  • 00:16:09.581 --> 00:16:11.016
  • than to sitin the nest and die.
  • 00:16:11.016 --> 00:16:12.184
  • in the nest and die.Say it with me again,
  • 00:16:12.184 --> 00:16:14.953
  • Say it with me again,"It's better to fail
  • 00:16:14.953 --> 00:16:16.789
  • "It's better to failtrying to fly
  • 00:16:16.789 --> 00:16:20.092
  • trying to flythan sit in the nest and die."
  • 00:16:20.092 --> 00:16:23.595
  • than sit in the nest and die."Why sit we here 'til we die?
  • 00:16:23.595 --> 00:16:25.264
  • Why sit we here 'til we die?I'm gonna take a chance.
  • 00:16:25.264 --> 00:16:26.832
  • I'm gonna take a chance.I'm gonna get out.
  • 00:16:26.832 --> 00:16:27.433
  • I'm gonna get out.I'm gonna use
  • 00:16:27.433 --> 00:16:29.268
  • I'm gonna usemy wings of faith.
  • 00:16:29.268 --> 00:16:31.003
  • my wings of faith.I know there's more to life
  • 00:16:31.003 --> 00:16:31.870
  • I know there's more to lifethan just getting up
  • 00:16:31.870 --> 00:16:33.472
  • than just getting upand paying bills.
  • 00:16:33.472 --> 00:16:35.274
  • and paying bills.So, Lord, here I come.
  • 00:16:35.274 --> 00:16:37.109
  • So, Lord, here I come.I'm coming up higher.
  • 00:16:37.109 --> 00:16:39.378
  • I'm coming up higher.I'm ready for the wind
  • 00:16:39.378 --> 00:16:42.014
  • I'm ready for the windto take me where I belong,
  • 00:16:42.014 --> 00:16:45.584
  • to take me where I belong,the high places.
  • 00:16:45.584 --> 00:16:46.552
  • the high places.Tell somebody besides you,
  • 00:16:46.552 --> 00:16:47.953
  • Tell somebody besides you,"You don't belong
  • 00:16:47.953 --> 00:16:52.458
  • So let me tell you this.
  • 00:16:55.160 --> 00:16:56.528
  • So let me tell you this.I'm almost done.
  • 00:16:56.528 --> 00:16:57.196
  • I'm almost done.The eagle is one
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  • The eagle is oneof the few birds
  • 00:16:58.230 --> 00:17:00.165
  • of the few birdsthat does not flap.
  • 00:17:00.165 --> 00:17:04.036
  • that does not flap.Chickens flap.
  • 00:17:04.036 --> 00:17:05.003
  • Chickens flap.Notice, the text said
  • 00:17:05.003 --> 00:17:09.341
  • Notice, the text saidthe eagle flutters.
  • 00:17:09.341 --> 00:17:10.442
  • the eagle flutters.She's testing
  • 00:17:10.442 --> 00:17:11.710
  • She's testingand waiting on the wind.
  • 00:17:11.710 --> 00:17:15.347
  • and waiting on the wind.She gets on a rock,
  • 00:17:15.347 --> 00:17:16.181
  • She gets on a rock,and she's just waiting
  • 00:17:16.181 --> 00:17:17.216
  • and she's just waitingto feel the wind.
  • 00:17:17.216 --> 00:17:19.318
  • to feel the wind.It's not by might.
  • 00:17:19.318 --> 00:17:21.887
  • It's not by might.It's not by power.
  • 00:17:21.887 --> 00:17:23.222
  • It's not by power.Oh.
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  • Oh.I feel that.
  • 00:17:24.456 --> 00:17:25.858
  • I feel that.Oh.
  • 00:17:25.858 --> 00:17:26.725
  • Oh.Here we go.
  • 00:17:26.725 --> 00:17:27.526
  • Here we go.And then,
  • 00:17:27.526 --> 00:17:29.795
  • And then,she flies in circles.
  • 00:17:29.795 --> 00:17:31.797
  • she flies in circles.May start out small,
  • 00:17:31.797 --> 00:17:32.898
  • May start out small,but the thermal draft
  • 00:17:32.898 --> 00:17:34.133
  • but the thermal draftgets in that circle,
  • 00:17:34.133 --> 00:17:35.300
  • gets in that circle,and it starts --
  • 00:17:35.300 --> 00:17:36.368
  • and it starts --every time she circles,
  • 00:17:36.368 --> 00:17:37.970
  • every time she circles,the circle gets bigger,
  • 00:17:37.970 --> 00:17:39.738
  • the circle gets bigger,and it goes higher,
  • 00:17:39.738 --> 00:17:41.039
  • and it goes higher,and gets bigger, and goes --
  • 00:17:41.039 --> 00:17:44.643
  • and gets bigger, and goes --if you will learn
  • 00:17:44.643 --> 00:17:48.280
  • if you will learnto wait on the Lord,
  • 00:17:48.280 --> 00:17:50.382
  • to wait on the Lord,and seek after the wind --
  • 00:17:50.382 --> 00:17:51.083
  • and seek after the wind --in the upper room,
  • 00:17:51.083 --> 00:17:51.783
  • in the upper room,the Holy came like
  • 00:17:51.783 --> 00:17:53.218
  • the Holy came likea mighty, rushing wind.
  • 00:17:53.218 --> 00:17:54.186
  • a mighty, rushing wind.And when you feel the Lord
  • 00:17:54.186 --> 00:17:55.487
  • And when you feel the Lordleading you to do something,
  • 00:17:55.487 --> 00:17:56.855
  • leading you to do something,you say, "Here I go."
  • 00:17:56.855 --> 00:17:58.023
  • you say, "Here I go."God said your circle
  • 00:17:58.023 --> 00:17:58.857
  • God said your circleof influence
  • 00:17:58.857 --> 00:18:01.360
  • of influencewill get bigger and bigger
  • 00:18:01.360 --> 00:18:03.362
  • will get bigger and biggerand bigger and bigger.
  • 00:18:03.362 --> 00:18:05.364
  • and bigger and bigger.Not because you're talented,
  • 00:18:05.364 --> 00:18:07.633
  • Not because you're talented,but because it's not by might,
  • 00:18:07.633 --> 00:18:09.434
  • but because it's not by might,it's not by power,
  • 00:18:09.434 --> 00:18:10.702
  • it's not by power,but the Spirit
  • 00:18:10.702 --> 00:18:12.938
  • but the Spiritis enlarging my territory,
  • 00:18:12.938 --> 00:18:14.473
  • is enlarging my territory,my circle is getting
  • 00:18:14.473 --> 00:18:16.375
  • my circle is gettingbigger and bigger,
  • 00:18:16.375 --> 00:18:18.510
  • bigger and bigger,and no can keep me out
  • 00:18:18.510 --> 00:18:20.445
  • and no can keep me outif I'm supposed to be there.
  • 00:18:20.445 --> 00:18:23.749
  • Job said, "Everything
  • 00:18:28.420 --> 00:18:30.622
  • Job said, "Everythingwas blessed in my life.
  • 00:18:30.622 --> 00:18:32.391
  • was blessed in my life.I was walking in butter.
  • 00:18:32.391 --> 00:18:33.625
  • I was walking in butter.I had my family,
  • 00:18:33.625 --> 00:18:35.060
  • I had my family,I had my wealth, I had --
  • 00:18:35.060 --> 00:18:35.761
  • I had my wealth, I had --I was the richest man
  • 00:18:35.761 --> 00:18:36.628
  • I was the richest manin the East.
  • 00:18:36.628 --> 00:18:38.197
  • in the East.I had cattle, silver, gold,
  • 00:18:38.197 --> 00:18:40.199
  • I had cattle, silver, gold,more than any man in the East.
  • 00:18:40.199 --> 00:18:40.966
  • more than any man in the East.Beautiful wife,
  • 00:18:40.966 --> 00:18:41.967
  • Beautiful wife,beautiful children,
  • 00:18:41.967 --> 00:18:44.803
  • beautiful children,and then I said to myself," --
  • 00:18:44.803 --> 00:18:46.772
  • and then I said to myself," --listen to it again in Job 29.
  • 00:18:46.772 --> 00:18:50.742
  • listen to it again in Job 29."I will die in my nest,"
  • 00:18:50.742 --> 00:18:53.045
  • "I will die in my nest,"and God said, "I heard that,
  • 00:18:53.045 --> 00:18:55.581
  • and God said, "I heard that,and I want to teach people
  • 00:18:55.581 --> 00:18:58.083
  • and I want to teach peoplethat I am not the God
  • 00:18:58.083 --> 00:19:00.252
  • that I am not the Godwho wants you to settle.
  • 00:19:00.252 --> 00:19:01.520
  • who wants you to settle.Just when you think I've done
  • 00:19:01.520 --> 00:19:02.955
  • Just when you think I've doneall I can do in your life,
  • 00:19:02.955 --> 00:19:03.889
  • all I can do in your life,opened all the doors
  • 00:19:03.889 --> 00:19:04.890
  • opened all the doorsthat I can open,
  • 00:19:04.890 --> 00:19:05.657
  • that I can open,blessed you all
  • 00:19:05.657 --> 00:19:06.825
  • blessed you allthat I can bless you,
  • 00:19:06.825 --> 00:19:07.993
  • that I can bless you,once you settle,
  • 00:19:07.993 --> 00:19:10.162
  • once you settle,it disturbs Me," God says.
  • 00:19:10.162 --> 00:19:11.630
  • it disturbs Me," God says."You get My attention
  • 00:19:11.630 --> 00:19:13.398
  • "You get My attentionwith your lackadaisical,
  • 00:19:13.398 --> 00:19:14.600
  • with your lackadaisical,spiritual attitude
  • 00:19:14.600 --> 00:19:15.601
  • spiritual attitudetowards Me."
  • 00:19:15.601 --> 00:19:16.335
  • towards Me."And He says,
  • 00:19:16.335 --> 00:19:17.169
  • And He says,"If you don't want Me
  • 00:19:17.169 --> 00:19:18.303
  • "If you don't want Meto tear up your nest,
  • 00:19:18.303 --> 00:19:21.873
  • to tear up your nest,you better get out of it."
  • 00:19:21.873 --> 00:19:23.642
  • you better get out of it."You better be like
  • 00:19:23.642 --> 00:19:25.077
  • You better be likeIsaiah 40 said:
  • 00:19:25.077 --> 00:19:27.879
  • Isaiah 40 said:"They that wait upon the Lord
  • 00:19:27.879 --> 00:19:30.882
  • "They that wait upon the Lordshall renew their strength."
  • 00:19:30.882 --> 00:19:31.550
  • shall renew their strength."I may need to run
  • 00:19:31.550 --> 00:19:34.086
  • I may need to runto the nest for rest
  • 00:19:34.086 --> 00:19:35.454
  • to the nest for restand refuge for a season,
  • 00:19:35.454 --> 00:19:36.622
  • and refuge for a season,but at some point,
  • 00:19:36.622 --> 00:19:37.155
  • but at some point,I gotta get up
  • 00:19:37.155 --> 00:19:38.423
  • I gotta get upout of my discouragement,
  • 00:19:38.423 --> 00:19:39.725
  • out of my discouragement,get up out of the divorce,
  • 00:19:39.725 --> 00:19:41.560
  • get up out of the divorce,get up out of the bankruptcy,
  • 00:19:41.560 --> 00:19:42.828
  • get up out of the bankruptcy,get up out of the depression,
  • 00:19:42.828 --> 00:19:44.496
  • get up out of the depression,get up out of the addiction.
  • 00:19:44.496 --> 00:19:45.030
  • get up out of the addiction.At some point,
  • 00:19:45.030 --> 00:19:46.965
  • At some point,get up out of the past,
  • 00:19:46.965 --> 00:19:48.066
  • get up out of the past,out of the heartbreak,
  • 00:19:48.066 --> 00:19:49.201
  • out of the heartbreak,out of who left you.
  • 00:19:49.201 --> 00:19:50.969
  • out of who left you.If somebody left you,
  • 00:19:50.969 --> 00:19:52.137
  • If somebody left you,it was heaven's vote
  • 00:19:52.137 --> 00:19:53.272
  • it was heaven's votethat you don't need them
  • 00:19:53.272 --> 00:19:55.173
  • that you don't need themto fulfill your destiny
  • 00:19:55.173 --> 00:19:57.809
  • to fulfill your destinyfor the rest of your life.
  • 00:19:57.809 --> 00:20:00.579
  • for the rest of your life.[Applause]
  • 00:20:00.579 --> 00:20:01.647
  • [Applause]Six billion people
  • 00:20:01.647 --> 00:20:02.848
  • Six billion peopleon the planet,
  • 00:20:02.848 --> 00:20:03.882
  • on the planet,life doesn't end
  • 00:20:03.882 --> 00:20:05.083
  • life doesn't endwhen one walks out
  • 00:20:05.083 --> 00:20:08.720
  • The nest is when you're totally
  • 00:20:12.658 --> 00:20:15.460
  • The nest is when you're totallyafraid of change.
  • 00:20:15.460 --> 00:20:17.262
  • afraid of change.Totally afraid
  • 00:20:17.262 --> 00:20:18.730
  • Totally afraidof taking a chance.
  • 00:20:18.730 --> 00:20:21.333
  • of taking a chance.Totally afraid of risk.
  • 00:20:21.333 --> 00:20:23.802
  • Totally afraid of risk.Faith is spelled R-I-S-K.
  • 00:20:23.802 --> 00:20:27.906
  • Faith is spelled R-I-S-K.Risk.
  • 00:20:27.906 --> 00:20:30.809
  • Risk.We build our security,
  • 00:20:30.809 --> 00:20:31.877
  • We build our security,we've even built
  • 00:20:31.877 --> 00:20:33.612
  • we've even builtour little spiritual nest,
  • 00:20:33.612 --> 00:20:34.246
  • our little spiritual nest,we've experienced
  • 00:20:34.246 --> 00:20:35.580
  • we've experiencedall that we ever planned
  • 00:20:35.580 --> 00:20:37.582
  • all that we ever plannedto get of God,
  • 00:20:37.582 --> 00:20:38.383
  • to get of God,'cause I'm just happy
  • 00:20:38.383 --> 00:20:39.284
  • 'cause I'm just happywhere I am.
  • 00:20:39.284 --> 00:20:40.085
  • where I am.I know that Holy Spirit
  • 00:20:40.085 --> 00:20:40.986
  • I know that Holy Spiritstuff is real,
  • 00:20:40.986 --> 00:20:42.821
  • stuff is real,and God bless Franklin Jentezen,
  • 00:20:42.821 --> 00:20:44.089
  • and God bless Franklin Jentezen,and all them over there.
  • 00:20:44.089 --> 00:20:45.390
  • and all them over there.But, you know, I just like
  • 00:20:45.390 --> 00:20:47.793
  • But, you know, I just liketo sit up here in my nest."
  • 00:20:47.793 --> 00:20:48.427
  • to sit up here in my nest."I just --
  • 00:20:48.427 --> 00:20:49.561
  • I just --I got my little seat up here.
  • 00:20:49.561 --> 00:20:50.062
  • I got my little seat up here.Everybody knows,
  • 00:20:50.062 --> 00:20:50.729
  • Everybody knows,in this section,
  • 00:20:50.729 --> 00:20:51.596
  • in this section,that's my seat.
  • 00:20:51.596 --> 00:20:52.664
  • that's my seat.Now, leave it alone.
  • 00:20:52.664 --> 00:20:55.600
  • Now, leave it alone.And so, I just --
  • 00:20:55.600 --> 00:20:58.937
  • And so, I just --I'm just happy like I am.
  • 00:20:58.937 --> 00:20:59.838
  • I'm just happy like I am.That is, until your nest
  • 00:20:59.838 --> 00:21:01.973
  • That is, until your nestgets busted up.
  • 00:21:01.973 --> 00:21:04.309
  • gets busted up.When your nest gets busted up,
  • 00:21:04.309 --> 00:21:04.876
  • When your nest gets busted up,you're gonna need more
  • 00:21:04.876 --> 00:21:12.484
  • you're gonna need morethan you had yesterday.
  • 00:21:12.484 --> 00:21:16.088
  • than you had yesterday.So, He said in Hebrews 12,
  • 00:21:16.088 --> 00:21:17.155
  • So, He said in Hebrews 12,"Everything that can be
  • 00:21:17.155 --> 00:21:19.491
  • "Everything that can beshaken will be."
  • 00:21:19.491 --> 00:21:22.027
  • shaken will be."God doesn't owe you anything.
  • 00:21:22.027 --> 00:21:24.896
  • God doesn't owe you anything.You owe Him everything.
  • 00:21:24.896 --> 00:21:27.199
  • You owe Him everything.God doesn't owe you anything.
  • 00:21:27.199 --> 00:21:27.999
  • God doesn't owe you anything.Get that in your head.
  • 00:21:27.999 --> 00:21:28.500
  • Get that in your head.He doesn't owe you
  • 00:21:28.500 --> 00:21:29.735
  • He doesn't owe youa perfect life,
  • 00:21:29.735 --> 00:21:31.303
  • a perfect life,sweet, little picture-perfect
  • 00:21:31.303 --> 00:21:32.270
  • sweet, little picture-perfectlittle family,
  • 00:21:32.270 --> 00:21:33.438
  • little family,everything beautiful.
  • 00:21:33.438 --> 00:21:34.473
  • everything beautiful."I just thought
  • 00:21:34.473 --> 00:21:35.173
  • "I just thoughtif I served the Lord,
  • 00:21:35.173 --> 00:21:35.807
  • if I served the Lord,everything," --
  • 00:21:35.807 --> 00:21:39.945
  • everything," --God doesn't owe you anything.
  • 00:21:39.945 --> 00:21:41.079
  • God doesn't owe you anything.Gave His Son.
  • 00:21:41.079 --> 00:21:45.417
  • Gave His Son.You owe Him everything.
  • 00:21:45.417 --> 00:21:47.219
  • You owe Him everything.[Applause]
  • 00:21:47.219 --> 00:21:48.987
  • [Applause]So...
  • 00:21:48.987 --> 00:21:52.324
  • So...[Applause]
  • 00:21:52.324 --> 00:21:52.858
  • [Applause]Who are you
  • 00:21:52.858 --> 00:21:55.994
  • Who are yougonna trust in?
  • 00:21:55.994 --> 00:21:56.528
  • gonna trust in?Some of you think
  • 00:21:56.528 --> 00:21:57.796
  • Some of you thinkyou're in a wonderful
  • 00:21:57.796 --> 00:21:59.498
  • you're in a wonderfullittle financial nest.
  • 00:21:59.498 --> 00:22:02.768
  • little financial nest.You've determined it.
  • 00:22:02.768 --> 00:22:04.836
  • You've determined it.Giving, you kinda do it,
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  • Giving, you kinda do it,but I don't really need
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  • but I don't really needthe Lord's help.
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  • We need Him,
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  • We need Him,because we print paper,
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  • because we print paper,God makes gold.
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  • God makes gold.You better never forget,
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  • You better never forget,if your nest is blessed
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  • if your nest is blessedthen you thank God for it.
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  • then you thank God for it.You ought to be
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  • You ought to bethe biggest praiser.
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  • the biggest praiser.The biggest praiser
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  • The biggest praiserought not to be the person
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  • ought not to be the personwho's about to lose everything
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  • who's about to lose everythingand they're really coming
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  • and they're really comingafter God.
  • 00:22:41.139 --> 00:22:41.807
  • after God.The biggest praiser
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  • The biggest praiserought to be the person
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  • ought to be the personwho has the blessed nest.
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  • who has the blessed nest.You're in a season
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  • You're in a seasonof blessed nest.
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  • of blessed nest.And you make sure
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  • And you make sureyou let God know,
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  • you let God know,my joy is not from my nest,
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  • my joy is not from my nest,my joy is from You.
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  • my joy is from You.And that's why no matter
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  • And that's why no matterhow much You bless me with,
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  • how much You bless me with,I'm gonna give You the glory,
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  • I'm gonna give You the glory,I'm gonna give You the praise,
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  • - We're so honored that you
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  • - We're so honored that youdecided to join us for
  • 00:23:10.202 --> 00:23:11.903
  • decided to join us forKingdom Connection today.
  • 00:23:11.903 --> 00:23:13.171
  • Kingdom Connection today.If you have never invited
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  • If you have never invitedJesus to be Lord and Savior
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  • Jesus to be Lord and Saviorof your life, and you feel
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  • of your life, and you feelHim drawing you today
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  • Him drawing you todaywhile you've been watching
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  • while you've been watchingthis program,
  • 00:23:20.879 --> 00:23:22.013
  • this program,then I want you to repeat
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  • then I want you to repeatthis prayer after me.
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  • this prayer after me."Lord Jesus, I thank you
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  • "Lord Jesus, I thank youfor the cross, the blood
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  • for the cross, the bloodthat you shed.
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  • that you shed.You carried and nailed my sins
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  • You carried and nailed my sinsto that old rugged cross.
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  • to that old rugged cross.And today I receive you."
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  • And today I receive you."Just say those words.
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  • Just say those words."Today I receive you, Lord Jesus
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  • "Today I receive you, Lord Jesusas my Savior, my healer,
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  • as my Savior, my healer,my deliverer, my eternal God.
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  • my deliverer, my eternal God.I receive the salvation
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  • I receive the salvationthat you bought for me
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  • that you bought for mewith your own blood.
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  • with your own blood.In Jesus name I pray, amen
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  • As you may have heard,
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  • As you may have heard,we're in the middle of an
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  • we're in the middle of anunprecedented opportunity
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  • unprecedented opportunityto feed and comfort
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  • to feed and comfortHolocaust survivors living
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  • Holocaust survivors livingin Israel.
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  • in Israel.Your generous support
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  • Your generous supportis gathering the attention
  • 00:24:07.893 --> 00:24:09.327
  • is gathering the attentionof some of the top leaders
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  • of some of the top leadersin Israel, and I want to share
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  • - Mr. Jentezen Franklin,
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  • I want to thank you for all
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  • of what you've done
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  • for Yad Ezer La-Haver
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  • with my close friend.
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  • It's highly appreciated
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  • what you are doing for all
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  • the Holocaust survivors
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  • in Israel.
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  • I want to thank you
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  • on behalf of the Israeli
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  • government for all your
  • 00:24:35.687 --> 00:24:37.088
  • contributions.
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  • Thank you very much
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  • from here in Jerusalem,
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  • the eternal capital
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  • of the Jewish state
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  • here in Israel.
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  • - I want to thank you for
  • 00:24:48.400 --> 00:24:50.502
  • - I want to thank you forhelping us do what we do.
  • 00:24:50.502 --> 00:24:52.203
  • helping us do what we do.We use your generous support
  • 00:24:52.203 --> 00:24:53.672
  • We use your generous supportto buy air time to preach
  • 00:24:53.672 --> 00:24:56.207
  • to buy air time to preachthe gospel in over 200 nations
  • 00:24:56.207 --> 00:24:58.076
  • the gospel in over 200 nationsof the world every week,
  • 00:24:58.076 --> 00:24:59.778
  • of the world every week,and to complete projects
  • 00:24:59.778 --> 00:25:01.646
  • and to complete projectslike this one in Israel.
  • 00:25:01.646 --> 00:25:02.948
  • like this one in Israel.When you give this month,
  • 00:25:02.948 --> 00:25:03.982
  • When you give this month,you will not only help these
  • 00:25:03.982 --> 00:25:05.850
  • you will not only help theseprecious people in Israel,
  • 00:25:05.850 --> 00:25:07.552
  • precious people in Israel,but you're sowing into your
  • 00:25:07.552 --> 00:25:09.621
  • but you're sowing into yourown life and your own family.
  • 00:25:09.621 --> 00:25:10.855
  • own life and your own family.And we want to send you our
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  • And we want to send you ourFamily Heroes teaching.
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  • Family Heroes teaching.Here's my announcer to tell
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  • ANNOUNCER: Many of Israel's
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  • 198.000 survivors of the Nazi
  • 00:25:20.098 --> 00:25:22.634
  • genocide in Europe were only
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  • children at the time.
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  • And many lost their parents
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  • in Hitler's concentration camps.
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  • Today, many of the poorest
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  • of these in Israel
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  • are also widows.
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  • And thousands find themselves
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  • alone, and in need of the most
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  • basic necessities.
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  • We are in the middle
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  • of an initiative to support
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  • the physical needs
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  • of Israel's poorest
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  • Holocaust survivors.
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  • Right now their very real need
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  • represents a triple blessing
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  • opportunity for you and me.
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  • This outreach fulfills three
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  • Biblical mandates at once.
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  • With a single gift,
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  • you can bless the Jewish people,
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  • look after widows and orphans,
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  • and ease the suffering
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  • of the poor and oppressed.
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  • With your gift of $1.000
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  • or more this month,
  • 00:26:00.772 --> 00:26:01.773
  • we want to send you the
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  • Family Heroes collection,
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  • including the special edition
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  • Jentezen Franklin
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  • legacy study Bible.
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  • An exclusive Comfort my People
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  • certificate, and a victory tree
  • 00:26:10.815 --> 00:26:12.951
  • planted in Israel in your honor.
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  • With your generous gift of $300
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  • or more, we want to send you
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  • the Family Heroes gift set
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  • with the five powerful
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  • prayers journal,
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  • prayer starter cards
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  • for families,
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  • Joshua 42 wall art,
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  • and the Jentezen Franklin
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  • legacy Bible.
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  • With a gift of $50 or more today
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  • we will send you
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  • the Family Heroes bundle.
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  • Including Jentezen Franklin's
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  • teaching, "Family Heroes"
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  • on DVD, and a Joshua 24 mug.
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  • Your support is fulfilling
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  • Biblical prophecy.
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  • Call us today,
  • 00:26:41.046 --> 00:26:42.380
  • or visit us online
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  • to see how you can
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  • - Cherise and I
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  • wanna invite you to join us
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  • on our Holy Land Tour.
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  • It's an amazing trip,
  • 00:26:52.257 --> 00:26:53.191
  • unlike anything
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  • you've ever experienced,
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  • and we'll be on the trip,
  • 00:26:56.528 --> 00:26:57.729
  • we get on the busses,
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  • our family will be on there,
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  • and I promise you,
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  • it will change your life.
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  • You've been thinking about it,
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  • you've been praying about it,
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  • this is the year to go.
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  • God's gonna open your eyes
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  • to things you've never
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  • seen and experienced before
  • 00:27:10.975 --> 00:27:11.976
  • in the holy land.
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  • ♪ ♪
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  • - We hope you've enjoyed
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  • this teaching
  • 00:27:24.689 --> 00:27:25.824
  • by Jentezen Franklin,
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  • and thank you
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  • for your continued support
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