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May 18, 2020
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Pastor Jentezen Franklin brings practical meaning to spiritual truths found in God’s Word.

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  • - If you have your Bibles,
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  • - If you have your Bibles,open them with me
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  • open them with meto the book of Hebrews,
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  • to the book of Hebrews,chapter 11.
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  • chapter 11.And I want you to see with me
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  • And I want you to see with methree different verses
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  • three different versesthat I want to highlight
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  • that I want to highlightsome people
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  • some peoplethat God says are heroes.
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  • that God says are heroes.And I want you to see
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  • And I want you to seein Hebrews 11 and verse seven,
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  • in Hebrews 11 and verse seven,"By faith Noah,
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  • "By faith Noah,being divinely warned
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  • being divinely warnedof things not yet seen,
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  • of things not yet seen,moved with godly fear,
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  • moved with godly fear,and prepared an ark
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  • and prepared an arkfor the saving
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  • for the savingof his household,"
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  • of his household,"or his family,
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  • or his family,"by which he condemned
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  • "by which he condemnedthe world and became
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  • the world and becamethe heir of the righteousness
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  • the heir of the righteousnesswhich is according to faith."
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  • which is according to faith."And then, in verse 23
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  • And then, in verse 23of the same chapter,
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  • of the same chapter,"By faith Moses,
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  • "By faith Moses,when he was born,
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  • when he was born,was hidden three months,"
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  • was hidden three months,"here's the key
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  • here's the keyto the whole verse,
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  • to the whole verse,"by his parents..."
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  • "by his parents..."It's really giving credit
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  • It's really giving creditto his parents and,
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  • to his parents and,"because they saw
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  • "because they sawthat he was
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  • that he wasa beautiful child..."
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  • a beautiful child..."Mom, you saw
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  • Mom, you sawthat when I was born.
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  • that when I was born.I was a beautiful child.
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  • I was a beautiful child.[Laughter]
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  • [Laughter]"...and they were not afraid
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  • "...and they were not afraidof the king's command."
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  • of the king's command."I was.
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  • I was.I was a very pretty child.
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  • I was a very pretty child.And then, verse 31,
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  • And then, verse 31,"By faith the harlot Rahab
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  • "By faith the harlot Rahabdid not perish with those
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  • did not perish with thosewho did not believe,
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  • who did not believe,when she had received
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  • when she had receivedthe spies with faith."
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  • the spies with faith."Hebrews 11
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  • Hebrews 11is God's Hall of Faith.
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  • is God's Hall of Faith.In Hebrews 11,
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  • In Hebrews 11,God lifts certain names
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  • God lifts certain namesof people who distinguished
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  • of people who distinguishedthemselves in the kingdom of God
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  • themselves in the kingdom of Godby the feats
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  • by the featsthat they accomplished.
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  • that they accomplished.He lifts those names
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  • He lifts those namesand it actually --
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  • and it actually --Hebrews 11 actually becomes
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  • Hebrews 11 actually becomesheaven's roll call
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  • heaven's roll callof outstanding winners,
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  • of outstanding winners,outstanding achievers,
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  • outstanding achievers,men like David
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  • men like Davidwho slew the giant,
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  • who slew the giant,and it lists the things
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  • and it lists the thingsthat they did;
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  • that they did;men like Joshua who prayed
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  • men like Joshua who prayedwith such fervency and faith
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  • with such fervency and faiththat the sun stood still,
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  • that the sun stood still,men like Samson
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  • men like Samsonwho defeated 1.000 Philistines
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  • who defeated 1.000 Philistineswith the jawbone of a donkey.
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  • with the jawbone of a donkey.And it lists them,
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  • And it lists them,these heroes of faith
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  • these heroes of faithand the amazing accomplishments.
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  • and the amazing accomplishments.The Bible says
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  • The Bible saysthat some of them
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  • that some of themdefeated armies and the odds
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  • defeated armies and the oddswere stacked against them.
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  • were stacked against them.Some of them took cities.
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  • Some of them took cities.Some of them accomplished things
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  • Some of them accomplished thingslike raising the dead
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  • like raising the deadand performing miracles
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  • and performing miracleslike Elijah
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  • like Elijahwhen he prayed and rain,
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  • when he prayed and rain,after three years of famine,
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  • after three years of famine,began to pour from heaven
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  • began to pour from heavenat the sound of his prayer
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  • at the sound of his prayerand his faith.
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  • and his faith.And yet, in the middle
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  • And yet, in the middleof all of these
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  • of all of theseamazing accomplishments,
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  • amazing accomplishments,we see three names
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  • we see three namesthat I've highlighted
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  • that I've highlightedthat really seem out of place.
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  • that really seem out of place.They really should not be there
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  • They really should not be therein the Hall of Fame,
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  • in the Hall of Fame,Hebrews 11.
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  • Hebrews 11.They don't fit the hero status
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  • They don't fit the hero statusexcept for one thing
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  • except for one thingthat they did.
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  • that they did.The one thing is common in both,
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  • The one thing is common in both,in all three of these people,
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  • in all three of these people,in all three of these groups.
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  • in all three of these groups.And that one thing
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  • And that one thingwas the thing in God's eyes
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  • was the thing in God's eyesthat made them notable.
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  • that made them notable.And He said, "I want them
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  • And He said, "I want themin My book of heroes,"
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  • in My book of heroes,"Hebrews 11, is all three of them
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  • Hebrews 11, is all three of themsaved their family.
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  • saved their family.They didn't have mega miracles.
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  • They didn't have mega miracles.They didn't have megachurches.
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  • They didn't have megachurches.They didn't have mega faith
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  • They didn't have mega faithto take cities
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  • to take citiesor to conquer giants
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  • or to conquer giantsor to defeat odds of thousands
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  • or to defeat odds of thousandsof soldiers coming against them
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  • of soldiers coming against themlike some of the men
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  • like some of the menin Hebrews 11.
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  • in Hebrews 11.But these people had faith
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  • But these people had faithand they were heroes
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  • and they were heroesin God's eyes
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  • in God's eyesbecause their faith
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  • because their faithcaused not only
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  • caused not onlythat they would be saved
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  • that they would be savedbut that their families
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  • but that their familieswould be saved.
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  • would be saved.And God says,
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  • And God says,“That's important to Me”.
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  • “That's important to Me”.That you need, number one,
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  • That you need, number one,to be saved.
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  • to be saved.And the most important thing
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  • And the most important thingthat you can do once you get
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  • that you can do once you getsaved is to make sure that your
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  • saved is to make sure that yourfamily is saved.
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  • family is saved.I don't want to get to heaven
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  • I don't want to get to heavenand say,
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  • and say,“I wish my son was here”,
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  • “I wish my son was here”,“I wish my dad was here”,
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  • “I wish my dad was here”,“I wish my mom was here”,
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  • “I wish my mom was here”,“I wish my daughter was here”,
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  • “I wish my daughter was here”,or “my wife was here”.
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  • or “my wife was here”.I don't want to get to heaven
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  • I don't want to get to heavenand not have my family with me
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  • and not have my family with mein heaven.
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  • in heaven.So the most important thing
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  • So the most important thingfor our life,
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  • for our life,the way that we become heroes in
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  • the way that we become heroes inGod's eyes is not just when we
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  • God's eyes is not just when wedo some magnificent thing for
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  • do some magnificent thing forHis kingdom and for His glory,
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  • His kingdom and for His glory,but when it becomes real
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  • but when it becomes realand focused and it affects
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  • and focused and it affectsour own families.
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  • our own families.That is greatness in God's eyes.
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  • That is greatness in God's eyes.God thinks
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  • God thinksif you're getting
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  • if you're gettingyour family saved
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  • your family savedthat you're doing something
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  • that you're doing somethingjust as great as Samson,
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  • just as great as Samson,just as great as Gideon,
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  • just as great as Gideon,just as great as David,
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  • just as great as David,just as great as Abraham.
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  • just as great as Abraham.If you are teaching
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  • If you are teachingand winning and bringing
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  • and winning and bringingand causing your family
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  • and causing your familyto know who Jesus is, God says,
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  • to know who Jesus is, God says,"You're a family hero
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  • "You're a family heroin My eyes,"
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  • in My eyes,"and what you're doing
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  • and what you're doingis just as great as what
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  • is just as great as whatall of those people did
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  • all of those people didthat I just described.
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  • that I just described.They deserved to be
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  • They deserved to bein God's Hall of Fame,
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  • in God's Hall of Fame,right next to people
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  • right next to peoplewho did big, magnificent things.
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  • who did big, magnificent things.And all they did
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  • And all they didwas win their families.
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  • was win their families.First of all,
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  • First of all,I want us to look at Rahab.
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  • I want us to look at Rahab.It's so shocking to see Rahab.
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  • It's so shocking to see Rahab.And the Bible says it plain --
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  • And the Bible says it plain --the harlot; is mentioned
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  • the harlot; is mentionedin Hebrews 11.
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  • in Hebrews 11.She was a harlot.
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  • She was a harlot.She was a prostitute.
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  • She was a prostitute.She, in our modern times,
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  • She, in our modern times,would be a stripper
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  • would be a stripperor a dance, a lap dancer.
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  • or a dance, a lap dancer.And that's very plain
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  • And that's very plainand rude almost to say
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  • and rude almost to saythat in a public audience.
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  • that in a public audience.And yet, God put that detail
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  • And yet, God put that detailso that He could say to anybody
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  • so that He could say to anybodylistening to me
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  • listening to methat there is nothing
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  • that there is nothingin your family's background
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  • in your family's backgroundthat is more powerful
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  • that is more powerfulthan God's grace
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  • than God's graceand God's mercy,
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  • and God's mercy,and it doesn't matter
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  • and it doesn't matterwhere you came from,
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  • where you came from,God can turn you and your family
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  • God can turn you and your familyinto heroes
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  • into heroesfor His kingdom's sake
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  • for His kingdom's sakebecause Rahab
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  • because Rahabdidn't just get
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  • didn't just getin Hebrews 11 as a harlot.
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  • in Hebrews 11 as a harlot.When you find her in Matthew 1
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  • When you find her in Matthew 1in the genealogy of Jesus,
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  • in the genealogy of Jesus,it doesn't say
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  • it doesn't say"the harlot Rahab",
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  • "the harlot Rahab",it just says Rahab.
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  • it just says Rahab.What happened?
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  • What happened?Grace covered her past
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  • Grace covered her pastand grace took a messed up,
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  • and grace took a messed up,dysfunctional family
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  • dysfunctional familyand made them
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  • and made themcause Jesus Christ,
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  • cause Jesus Christ,to play a part in Jesus Christ
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  • to play a part in Jesus Christcoming into the earth.
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  • coming into the earth.You remember the story,
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  • You remember the story,the two spies.
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  • the two spies.Everybody say, "Two spies".
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  • Everybody say, "Two spies".The two is the number
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  • The two is the numberof witnesses.
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  • of witnesses.The Bible said in Corinthians
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  • The Bible said in Corinthiansthat "out of the mouth
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  • that "out of the mouthof two or three witnesses
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  • of two or three witnessesevery word must be established",
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  • every word must be established",so two has to do with the fact
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  • so two has to do with the factthat they were coming
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  • that they were comingto her house
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  • to her houseand they realized
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  • and they realizedthat the king was on to them.
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  • that the king was on to them.They were spying out
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  • They were spying outthe city of Jericho
  • 00:07:46.444 --> 00:07:47.445
  • the city of Jerichobefore Joshua
  • 00:07:47.445 --> 00:07:49.114
  • before Joshuaand his army took it.
  • 00:07:49.114 --> 00:07:50.515
  • and his army took it.And when the king heard
  • 00:07:50.515 --> 00:07:51.283
  • And when the king heardthat there were strangers
  • 00:07:51.283 --> 00:07:52.117
  • that there were strangersin the city,
  • 00:07:52.117 --> 00:07:54.052
  • in the city,they knew they had to hide
  • 00:07:54.052 --> 00:07:54.653
  • they knew they had to hideand they came
  • 00:07:54.653 --> 00:07:56.254
  • and they cameto the harlot's house.
  • 00:07:56.254 --> 00:07:58.356
  • to the harlot's house.And they said, "We are here
  • 00:07:58.356 --> 00:08:00.425
  • And they said, "We are hereand we need you to hide us
  • 00:08:00.425 --> 00:08:01.860
  • and we need you to hide usin your house".
  • 00:08:01.860 --> 00:08:02.694
  • in your house".And she said,
  • 00:08:02.694 --> 00:08:04.496
  • And she said,"Let's make a deal".
  • 00:08:04.496 --> 00:08:06.264
  • "Let's make a deal".She said, "I will hide you
  • 00:08:06.264 --> 00:08:10.235
  • She said, "I will hide youin my house if you will give me
  • 00:08:10.235 --> 00:08:11.736
  • in my house if you will give mewhat I ask you".
  • 00:08:11.736 --> 00:08:12.671
  • what I ask you".And she could have asked
  • 00:08:12.671 --> 00:08:13.738
  • And she could have askedfor money,
  • 00:08:13.738 --> 00:08:15.774
  • for money,she could have asked for titles,
  • 00:08:15.774 --> 00:08:16.641
  • she could have asked for titles,she could have asked
  • 00:08:16.641 --> 00:08:17.842
  • she could have askedfor property.
  • 00:08:17.842 --> 00:08:18.910
  • for property.She asked for none
  • 00:08:18.910 --> 00:08:20.178
  • She asked for noneof those things.
  • 00:08:20.178 --> 00:08:20.979
  • of those things.When she was able
  • 00:08:20.979 --> 00:08:23.281
  • When she was ableto ask whatever she wanted,
  • 00:08:23.281 --> 00:08:24.950
  • to ask whatever she wanted,notice what she asked for.
  • 00:08:24.950 --> 00:08:26.017
  • notice what she asked for.She said, "I want you
  • 00:08:26.017 --> 00:08:28.420
  • She said, "I want youto save me and I want you
  • 00:08:28.420 --> 00:08:32.190
  • to save me and I want youto save all my household."
  • 00:08:32.190 --> 00:08:32.991
  • to save all my household."And then she starts
  • 00:08:32.991 --> 00:08:34.726
  • And then she startsnaming it in Joshua.
  • 00:08:34.726 --> 00:08:35.760
  • naming it in Joshua.She says, "I want you
  • 00:08:35.760 --> 00:08:38.029
  • She says, "I want youto save my father, my mother,
  • 00:08:38.029 --> 00:08:39.164
  • to save my father, my mother,my brothers, my..."
  • 00:08:39.164 --> 00:08:40.332
  • my brothers, my..."Isn't that something?
  • 00:08:40.332 --> 00:08:40.899
  • Isn't that something?A prostitute
  • 00:08:40.899 --> 00:08:43.268
  • A prostitutehas the audacity to say,
  • 00:08:43.268 --> 00:08:44.469
  • has the audacity to say,"I know my family's messed up,
  • 00:08:44.469 --> 00:08:46.471
  • "I know my family's messed up,I know I'm bad,
  • 00:08:46.471 --> 00:08:47.238
  • I know I'm bad,I know we have
  • 00:08:47.238 --> 00:08:48.740
  • I know we havea terrible reputation;
  • 00:08:48.740 --> 00:08:49.908
  • a terrible reputation;but if I take you in,
  • 00:08:49.908 --> 00:08:51.710
  • but if I take you in,you represent the promise
  • 00:08:51.710 --> 00:08:53.011
  • you represent the promiseof household salvation
  • 00:08:53.011 --> 00:08:56.214
  • of household salvationand if I hide you in my house,
  • 00:08:56.214 --> 00:08:57.649
  • and if I hide you in my house,if I hear the word
  • 00:08:57.649 --> 00:08:59.084
  • if I hear the wordthat says me and my house
  • 00:08:59.084 --> 00:09:00.485
  • that says me and my housecan be saved
  • 00:09:00.485 --> 00:09:02.320
  • can be savedand I dare take you in
  • 00:09:02.320 --> 00:09:02.954
  • and I dare take you inand hide you,
  • 00:09:02.954 --> 00:09:04.589
  • and hide you,you've got to promise me
  • 00:09:04.589 --> 00:09:06.958
  • you've got to promise methat you will save not only me
  • 00:09:06.958 --> 00:09:09.094
  • that you will save not only mebut I want all my family,
  • 00:09:09.094 --> 00:09:11.596
  • but I want all my family,all of 'em in the house saved".
  • 00:09:11.596 --> 00:09:12.397
  • all of 'em in the house saved".And they said,
  • 00:09:12.397 --> 00:09:14.666
  • And they said,"You let us out of this window
  • 00:09:14.666 --> 00:09:16.534
  • "You let us out of this windowwith a rope
  • 00:09:16.534 --> 00:09:19.170
  • with a ropeand tie a scarlet cord
  • 00:09:19.170 --> 00:09:20.238
  • and tie a scarlet cordon the window
  • 00:09:20.238 --> 00:09:21.806
  • on the windowthat you let us out of,"
  • 00:09:21.806 --> 00:09:23.341
  • that you let us out of,"and then, notice what they said,
  • 00:09:23.341 --> 00:09:25.443
  • and then, notice what they said,"get your family in the house
  • 00:09:25.443 --> 00:09:26.811
  • "get your family in the houseand make sure they stay
  • 00:09:26.811 --> 00:09:28.213
  • and make sure they stayin the house".
  • 00:09:28.213 --> 00:09:31.683
  • in the house".Your job is to fasten the cord.
  • 00:09:31.683 --> 00:09:32.784
  • Your job is to fasten the cord.That word fasten
  • 00:09:32.784 --> 00:09:34.853
  • That word fastenmeans to nail it down.
  • 00:09:34.853 --> 00:09:37.088
  • means to nail it down.And then, make sure you keep
  • 00:09:37.088 --> 00:09:39.057
  • And then, make sure you keepyour family in the house.
  • 00:09:39.057 --> 00:09:40.191
  • your family in the house.All she did
  • 00:09:40.191 --> 00:09:42.327
  • All she didto be a family hero was got,
  • 00:09:42.327 --> 00:09:45.764
  • to be a family hero was got,she got her family in the house.
  • 00:09:45.764 --> 00:09:49.034
  • she got her family in the house.And the house represents church.
  • 00:09:49.034 --> 00:09:52.137
  • And the house represents church.And God says, "You are raised
  • 00:09:52.137 --> 00:09:55.206
  • And God says, "You are raisedto hero status if you can get
  • 00:09:55.206 --> 00:09:58.009
  • to hero status if you can getyour family in the house,"
  • 00:09:58.009 --> 00:09:59.244
  • your family in the house,"because in the house,
  • 00:09:59.244 --> 00:10:00.278
  • because in the house,there's miracles
  • 00:10:00.278 --> 00:10:01.246
  • there's miraclesand in the house,
  • 00:10:01.246 --> 00:10:02.347
  • and in the house,there's protection
  • 00:10:02.347 --> 00:10:03.682
  • there's protectionand in the house,
  • 00:10:03.682 --> 00:10:04.749
  • and in the house,under the blood,
  • 00:10:04.749 --> 00:10:06.785
  • under the blood,the red scarlet cord,
  • 00:10:06.785 --> 00:10:08.053
  • the red scarlet cord,there is salvation,
  • 00:10:08.053 --> 00:10:09.387
  • there is salvation,there is deliverance,
  • 00:10:09.387 --> 00:10:10.522
  • there is deliverance,there is freedom,
  • 00:10:10.522 --> 00:10:13.024
  • there is freedom,there is all that you need.
  • 00:10:13.024 --> 00:10:14.125
  • there is all that you need.But you've got to get 'em
  • 00:10:14.125 --> 00:10:16.628
  • But you've got to get 'emin the house.
  • 00:10:16.628 --> 00:10:19.731
  • in the house.Parents, your job
  • 00:10:19.731 --> 00:10:23.334
  • Parents, your jobis to get 'em in the house.
  • 00:10:23.334 --> 00:10:25.437
  • is to get 'em in the house.Church should not be optional.
  • 00:10:25.437 --> 00:10:26.838
  • Church should not be optional.Church is not something
  • 00:10:26.838 --> 00:10:28.339
  • Church is not somethingyou hit, skip, and miss.
  • 00:10:28.339 --> 00:10:30.375
  • you hit, skip, and miss.Church is not something
  • 00:10:30.375 --> 00:10:31.009
  • Church is not somethingthat is the lesser
  • 00:10:31.009 --> 00:10:32.844
  • that is the lesserof the priorities.
  • 00:10:32.844 --> 00:10:34.913
  • of the priorities.This is life or death.
  • 00:10:34.913 --> 00:10:35.814
  • This is life or death.This is talking about
  • 00:10:35.814 --> 00:10:37.982
  • This is talking aboutyour family making it to heaven.
  • 00:10:37.982 --> 00:10:39.718
  • your family making it to heaven.What could be more important?
  • 00:10:39.718 --> 00:10:41.586
  • What could be more important?Soccer isn't more important.
  • 00:10:41.586 --> 00:10:42.220
  • Soccer isn't more important.Ball games
  • 00:10:42.220 --> 00:10:43.621
  • Ball gamesaren't more important.
  • 00:10:43.621 --> 00:10:45.256
  • aren't more important.Nothing the world has to offer
  • 00:10:45.256 --> 00:10:46.725
  • Nothing the world has to offeris more important.
  • 00:10:46.725 --> 00:10:48.727
  • is more important.When you know that your family
  • 00:10:48.727 --> 00:10:50.528
  • When you know that your familyis saved and you are saved,
  • 00:10:50.528 --> 00:10:53.064
  • is saved and you are saved,you are a hero
  • 00:10:53.064 --> 00:10:55.467
  • you are a heroand you are a success.
  • 00:10:55.467 --> 00:10:56.568
  • and you are a success.No matter what else
  • 00:10:56.568 --> 00:10:57.602
  • No matter what elseyou don't do,
  • 00:10:57.602 --> 00:10:59.037
  • you don't do,if you do that,
  • 00:10:59.037 --> 00:11:03.007
  • if you do that,you are a success in God's eyes.
  • 00:11:03.007 --> 00:11:03.374
  • She was a hero.
  • 00:11:07.545 --> 00:11:08.713
  • She was a hero.She saved her family.
  • 00:11:08.713 --> 00:11:09.681
  • She saved her family.And all she did was make sure
  • 00:11:09.681 --> 00:11:12.450
  • And all she did was make surethey were in the house.
  • 00:11:12.450 --> 00:11:14.486
  • they were in the house.Are your kids in KidPak?
  • 00:11:14.486 --> 00:11:16.688
  • Are your kids in KidPak?Your kids in Youth Group?
  • 00:11:16.688 --> 00:11:17.856
  • Your kids in Youth Group?Your kids in --
  • 00:11:17.856 --> 00:11:18.790
  • Your kids in --Now, let me tell you
  • 00:11:18.790 --> 00:11:19.691
  • Now, let me tell youabout another one --
  • 00:11:19.691 --> 00:11:21.326
  • about another one --Noah.
  • 00:11:21.326 --> 00:11:23.595
  • Noah.Noah didn't do
  • 00:11:23.595 --> 00:11:25.563
  • Noah didn't doanything but save eight people
  • 00:11:25.563 --> 00:11:26.598
  • anything but save eight peoplehis whole life.
  • 00:11:26.598 --> 00:11:27.799
  • his whole life.God gave him a commission
  • 00:11:27.799 --> 00:11:29.200
  • God gave him a commissionwhen he had 500 candles
  • 00:11:29.200 --> 00:11:31.936
  • when he had 500 candleson his birthday cake,
  • 00:11:31.936 --> 00:11:33.071
  • on his birthday cake,which tells me some of you
  • 00:11:33.071 --> 00:11:33.605
  • which tells me some of youare sitting out there
  • 00:11:33.605 --> 00:11:35.473
  • are sitting out thereand saying, "I waited too late,
  • 00:11:35.473 --> 00:11:36.007
  • and saying, "I waited too late,I lived in sin,
  • 00:11:36.007 --> 00:11:36.841
  • I lived in sin,I didn't bring 'em to church
  • 00:11:36.841 --> 00:11:37.509
  • I didn't bring 'em to churchand it's too late."
  • 00:11:37.509 --> 00:11:38.143
  • and it's too late."Not it's not.
  • 00:11:38.143 --> 00:11:39.644
  • Not it's not.Noah's got a message for you.
  • 00:11:39.644 --> 00:11:42.013
  • Noah's got a message for you.Noah was 500 when God said,
  • 00:11:42.013 --> 00:11:43.281
  • Noah was 500 when God said,"I need you to build an ark
  • 00:11:43.281 --> 00:11:45.817
  • "I need you to build an arkfor the saving of your family".
  • 00:11:45.817 --> 00:11:48.286
  • for the saving of your family".His kids were grown.
  • 00:11:48.286 --> 00:11:48.920
  • His kids were grown.And God said,
  • 00:11:48.920 --> 00:11:49.821
  • And God said,"It's never too late
  • 00:11:49.821 --> 00:11:51.422
  • "It's never too lateto save your family".
  • 00:11:51.422 --> 00:11:52.323
  • to save your family".It's never too late
  • 00:11:52.323 --> 00:11:54.225
  • It's never too lateto build an ark of safety.
  • 00:11:54.225 --> 00:11:55.393
  • to build an ark of safety.It's never too late
  • 00:11:55.393 --> 00:11:57.829
  • It's never too lateto see God intervene and cleanse
  • 00:11:57.829 --> 00:11:59.764
  • to see God intervene and cleanseyour family of the sins
  • 00:11:59.764 --> 00:12:03.201
  • your family of the sinsof generations.
  • 00:12:03.201 --> 00:12:04.602
  • of generations.And so, he said,
  • 00:12:04.602 --> 00:12:05.170
  • And so, he said,"God, what do You
  • 00:12:05.170 --> 00:12:05.804
  • "God, what do Youwant me to do,"
  • 00:12:05.804 --> 00:12:06.437
  • want me to do,"and God said,
  • 00:12:06.437 --> 00:12:08.873
  • and God said,"I want you to build an ark
  • 00:12:08.873 --> 00:12:10.942
  • "I want you to build an arkfor the saving of your family".
  • 00:12:10.942 --> 00:12:13.545
  • for the saving of your family".He had eight family members.
  • 00:12:13.545 --> 00:12:14.412
  • He had eight family members.And I love the fact
  • 00:12:14.412 --> 00:12:15.647
  • And I love the factthat when he started
  • 00:12:15.647 --> 00:12:16.748
  • that when he startedbuilding that ark,
  • 00:12:16.748 --> 00:12:17.315
  • building that ark,your Bible says
  • 00:12:17.315 --> 00:12:18.650
  • your Bible sayshe made his children
  • 00:12:18.650 --> 00:12:21.085
  • he made his childrenget involved in ark building.
  • 00:12:21.085 --> 00:12:23.655
  • get involved in ark building.So the reason,
  • 00:12:23.655 --> 00:12:24.889
  • So the reason,and the great thing
  • 00:12:24.889 --> 00:12:25.557
  • and the great thingthat he did,
  • 00:12:25.557 --> 00:12:27.292
  • that he did,and the reason he was a hero
  • 00:12:27.292 --> 00:12:29.093
  • and the reason he was a herois Rahab got her family
  • 00:12:29.093 --> 00:12:31.462
  • is Rahab got her familyin the house, in the church,
  • 00:12:31.462 --> 00:12:32.897
  • in the house, in the church,but he got his family
  • 00:12:32.897 --> 00:12:34.332
  • but he got his familyinvolved in the work
  • 00:12:34.332 --> 00:12:35.967
  • involved in the workof the church,
  • 00:12:35.967 --> 00:12:38.069
  • of the church,the work of the kingdom.
  • 00:12:38.069 --> 00:12:39.037
  • the work of the kingdom.Every one of those children
  • 00:12:39.037 --> 00:12:40.271
  • Every one of those childrengrew up with a little hammer
  • 00:12:40.271 --> 00:12:42.640
  • grew up with a little hammerand nail and saw.
  • 00:12:42.640 --> 00:12:43.641
  • and nail and saw.And while other families
  • 00:12:43.641 --> 00:12:44.742
  • And while other familieswere preoccupied
  • 00:12:44.742 --> 00:12:46.177
  • were preoccupiedwith other things,
  • 00:12:46.177 --> 00:12:46.778
  • with other things,their children
  • 00:12:46.778 --> 00:12:48.179
  • their childrenwere involved in building
  • 00:12:48.179 --> 00:12:51.049
  • were involved in buildingthe church, the ark.
  • 00:12:51.049 --> 00:12:52.717
  • the church, the ark.They had 'em involved in KidPak.
  • 00:12:52.717 --> 00:12:53.251
  • They had 'em involved in KidPak.They had 'em involved
  • 00:12:53.251 --> 00:12:54.285
  • They had 'em involvedin Youth Ministry.
  • 00:12:54.285 --> 00:12:55.553
  • in Youth Ministry.They had 'em involved
  • 00:12:55.553 --> 00:12:56.521
  • They had 'em involvedin the music.
  • 00:12:56.521 --> 00:12:57.055
  • in the music.They had 'em involved
  • 00:12:57.055 --> 00:12:58.890
  • They had 'em involvedin the drama.
  • 00:12:58.890 --> 00:13:00.058
  • in the drama.They had 'em involved
  • 00:13:00.058 --> 00:13:01.526
  • They had 'em involvedin all kinds of --
  • 00:13:01.526 --> 00:13:03.228
  • in all kinds of --They had 'em running cameras.
  • 00:13:03.228 --> 00:13:04.395
  • They had 'em running cameras.That's what
  • 00:13:04.395 --> 00:13:05.196
  • That's whatI'm preaching to you.
  • 00:13:05.196 --> 00:13:07.031
  • I'm preaching to you.One of the keys to seeing
  • 00:13:07.031 --> 00:13:07.999
  • One of the keys to seeingyour family saved
  • 00:13:07.999 --> 00:13:10.902
  • your family savedis get 'em involved.
  • 00:13:10.902 --> 00:13:13.371
  • is get 'em involved.Insist on it.
  • 00:13:13.371 --> 00:13:13.771
  • Insist on it.When I think
  • 00:13:13.771 --> 00:13:15.840
  • When I thinkabout boat-building,
  • 00:13:15.840 --> 00:13:16.841
  • about boat-building,I think about the fact
  • 00:13:16.841 --> 00:13:19.677
  • I think about the factthat if you're not building
  • 00:13:19.677 --> 00:13:20.945
  • that if you're not buildingthat ark of salvation
  • 00:13:20.945 --> 00:13:22.580
  • that ark of salvationevery time you come to church,
  • 00:13:22.580 --> 00:13:23.681
  • every time you come to church,every time you tithe,
  • 00:13:23.681 --> 00:13:25.183
  • every time you tithe,every time you worship,
  • 00:13:25.183 --> 00:13:26.851
  • every time you worship,every time you prioritize
  • 00:13:26.851 --> 00:13:27.886
  • every time you prioritizethe Lord's Day
  • 00:13:27.886 --> 00:13:29.520
  • the Lord's Dayand you teach by example,
  • 00:13:29.520 --> 00:13:30.088
  • and you teach by example,your children,
  • 00:13:30.088 --> 00:13:31.589
  • your children,we go to church,
  • 00:13:31.589 --> 00:13:33.424
  • we go to church,you're building an ark of safety
  • 00:13:33.424 --> 00:13:37.128
  • you're building an ark of safetyfor your family.
  • 00:13:37.128 --> 00:13:38.863
  • for your family.I don't want my children,
  • 00:13:38.863 --> 00:13:39.998
  • I don't want my children,when judgment comes
  • 00:13:39.998 --> 00:13:41.566
  • when judgment comeson this earth,
  • 00:13:41.566 --> 00:13:42.800
  • on this earth,to be treading water
  • 00:13:42.800 --> 00:13:44.769
  • to be treading wateror grabbing for driftwood.
  • 00:13:44.769 --> 00:13:46.237
  • or grabbing for driftwood.I want to have,
  • 00:13:46.237 --> 00:13:48.239
  • I want to have,by the time I release them,
  • 00:13:48.239 --> 00:13:50.742
  • by the time I release them,at least I provided an ark
  • 00:13:50.742 --> 00:13:52.377
  • at least I provided an arkof safety that they know
  • 00:13:52.377 --> 00:13:57.882
  • of safety that they knowwhat truth is.
  • 00:13:57.882 --> 00:14:01.019
  • what truth is.You see, that old boat
  • 00:14:01.019 --> 00:14:02.453
  • You see, that old boatwas rectangular.
  • 00:14:02.453 --> 00:14:05.523
  • was rectangular.It was ugly; 75 feet long --
  • 00:14:05.523 --> 00:14:06.925
  • It was ugly; 75 feet long --God gave the design of it.
  • 00:14:06.925 --> 00:14:07.258
  • God gave the design of it.God didn't say
  • 00:14:07.258 --> 00:14:09.160
  • God didn't saybuild it like you feel.
  • 00:14:09.160 --> 00:14:10.261
  • build it like you feel.He said, "Here's how you do it;
  • 00:14:10.261 --> 00:14:11.663
  • He said, "Here's how you do it;do it exactly like
  • 00:14:11.663 --> 00:14:13.598
  • do it exactly likeI tell you...70 feet long,
  • 00:14:13.598 --> 00:14:16.801
  • I tell you...70 feet long,45 feet wide, 35 feet high,
  • 00:14:16.801 --> 00:14:18.536
  • 45 feet wide, 35 feet high,three decks not four.
  • 00:14:18.536 --> 00:14:19.170
  • three decks not four.If you build four,
  • 00:14:19.170 --> 00:14:20.171
  • If you build four,it'll tip over.
  • 00:14:20.171 --> 00:14:21.406
  • it'll tip over.I'm building this boat
  • 00:14:21.406 --> 00:14:23.241
  • I'm building this boatfor the storm.
  • 00:14:23.241 --> 00:14:24.776
  • for the storm.I'm building this..."
  • 00:14:24.776 --> 00:14:25.343
  • I'm building this..."This is the good
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  • This is the goodol' gospel ship.
  • 00:14:26.477 --> 00:14:26.911
  • ol' gospel ship.This ain't
  • 00:14:26.911 --> 00:14:28.146
  • This ain'tthe little cruise liner.
  • 00:14:28.146 --> 00:14:28.846
  • the little cruise liner.This isn't your little
  • 00:14:28.846 --> 00:14:31.015
  • This isn't your littleparty ship.
  • 00:14:31.015 --> 00:14:31.916
  • party ship.This is --
  • 00:14:31.916 --> 00:14:34.619
  • This is --This one's built for the storms
  • 00:14:34.619 --> 00:14:35.253
  • This one's built for the stormsthat are going to come
  • 00:14:35.253 --> 00:14:36.487
  • that are going to cometo every family,
  • 00:14:36.487 --> 00:14:37.588
  • to every family,and you build this ark
  • 00:14:37.588 --> 00:14:39.724
  • and you build this arkand you'll survive the storm.
  • 00:14:39.724 --> 00:14:40.725
  • and you'll survive the storm.By the way, that ark
  • 00:14:40.725 --> 00:14:43.161
  • By the way, that arkwas pitched on the outside
  • 00:14:43.161 --> 00:14:46.831
  • was pitched on the outsidewith tar and on the inside.
  • 00:14:46.831 --> 00:14:48.099
  • with tar and on the inside.Can you imagine?
  • 00:14:48.099 --> 00:14:48.866
  • Can you imagine?I love the fact
  • 00:14:48.866 --> 00:14:49.968
  • I love the factthat if it's pitched
  • 00:14:49.968 --> 00:14:51.302
  • that if it's pitchedon the outside,
  • 00:14:51.302 --> 00:14:52.203
  • on the outside,you better have it
  • 00:14:52.203 --> 00:14:53.671
  • you better have iton the inside;
  • 00:14:53.671 --> 00:14:54.639
  • on the inside;that if you want to see
  • 00:14:54.639 --> 00:14:55.573
  • that if you want to seeyour family saved,
  • 00:14:55.573 --> 00:14:57.508
  • your family saved,what you're pitching publicly
  • 00:14:57.508 --> 00:14:58.443
  • what you're pitching publiclybetter be what
  • 00:14:58.443 --> 00:15:00.411
  • better be whatyou're living privately.
  • 00:15:00.411 --> 00:15:01.346
  • you're living privately.And it's not enough
  • 00:15:01.346 --> 00:15:03.414
  • And it's not enoughto be sealed up on the outside
  • 00:15:03.414 --> 00:15:05.550
  • to be sealed up on the outsideand come one day a week
  • 00:15:05.550 --> 00:15:07.218
  • and come one day a weekon Sunday and raise your hands.
  • 00:15:07.218 --> 00:15:08.052
  • on Sunday and raise your hands.But if those kids
  • 00:15:08.052 --> 00:15:09.620
  • But if those kidsdon't see you pitched
  • 00:15:09.620 --> 00:15:11.089
  • don't see you pitchedMonday through Saturday
  • 00:15:11.089 --> 00:15:12.790
  • Monday through Saturdayand see you read the Bible
  • 00:15:12.790 --> 00:15:14.092
  • and see you read the Bibleand see you pray
  • 00:15:14.092 --> 00:15:15.660
  • and see you prayand see you call on Jesus --
  • 00:15:15.660 --> 00:15:17.795
  • and see you call on Jesus --Are you just pitched public ally
  • 00:15:17.795 --> 00:15:21.432
  • Are you just pitched public allyor are you pitched privately?
  • 00:15:21.432 --> 00:15:23.001
  • or are you pitched privately?And I'm so thankful
  • 00:15:23.001 --> 00:15:23.901
  • And I'm so thankfulthat when Jesus
  • 00:15:23.901 --> 00:15:26.037
  • that when Jesuscomes again in judgment
  • 00:15:26.037 --> 00:15:27.472
  • comes again in judgmentand covers this earth,
  • 00:15:27.472 --> 00:15:30.441
  • and covers this earth,if we do what Noah did,
  • 00:15:30.441 --> 00:15:32.143
  • if we do what Noah did,we too will rise.
  • 00:15:32.143 --> 00:15:34.012
  • we too will rise.But it won't be just us;
  • 00:15:34.012 --> 00:15:36.581
  • But it won't be just us;it will be our family.
  • 00:15:36.581 --> 00:15:37.415
  • it will be our family.And if I can get
  • 00:15:37.415 --> 00:15:38.716
  • And if I can getmy family to heaven,
  • 00:15:38.716 --> 00:15:41.185
  • my family to heaven,I am a success.
  • 00:15:41.185 --> 00:15:42.020
  • I am a success.It means more
  • 00:15:42.020 --> 00:15:44.055
  • It means moreto me than money.
  • 00:15:44.055 --> 00:15:45.356
  • to me than money.It means more to me
  • 00:15:45.356 --> 00:15:47.558
  • It means more to methan houses and land.
  • 00:15:47.558 --> 00:15:49.594
  • than houses and land.It means more to me than cars
  • 00:15:49.594 --> 00:15:52.096
  • It means more to me than carsand material things.
  • 00:15:52.096 --> 00:15:53.998
  • and material things.It means everything
  • 00:15:53.998 --> 00:15:56.467
  • It means everythingto get my family
  • 00:15:56.467 --> 00:15:57.869
  • to get my familyready for the coming
  • 00:15:57.869 --> 00:15:59.837
  • ready for the comingof the Lord.
  • 00:15:59.837 --> 00:16:00.271
  • of the Lord.Clap your hands
  • 00:16:00.271 --> 00:16:02.874
  • Clap your handsand say amen, somebody.
  • 00:16:02.874 --> 00:16:07.045
  • and say amen, somebody.He was a success
  • 00:16:07.045 --> 00:16:08.846
  • He was a successbecause he got his family
  • 00:16:08.846 --> 00:16:11.649
  • because he got his familyinvolved in the cause of God.
  • 00:16:11.649 --> 00:16:14.152
  • involved in the cause of God.She was a success, Rahab,
  • 00:16:14.152 --> 00:16:16.320
  • She was a success, Rahab,because she got her family
  • 00:16:16.320 --> 00:16:18.222
  • because she got her familyin the house.
  • 00:16:18.222 --> 00:16:20.725
  • in the house.And lastly,
  • 00:16:20.725 --> 00:16:24.328
  • And lastly,I want to talk about
  • 00:16:24.328 --> 00:16:27.765
  • I want to talk aboutMoses' parents
  • 00:16:27.765 --> 00:16:29.700
  • Moses' parentsbecause the Bible said
  • 00:16:29.700 --> 00:16:30.668
  • because the Bible saidthat he had a father
  • 00:16:30.668 --> 00:16:31.302
  • that he had a fatherand a mother --
  • 00:16:31.302 --> 00:16:32.036
  • and a mother --We're given their names
  • 00:16:32.036 --> 00:16:35.206
  • We're given their namesin the book of Exodus.
  • 00:16:35.206 --> 00:16:36.441
  • in the book of Exodus.I think the man's name
  • 00:16:36.441 --> 00:16:38.309
  • I think the man's namewas Amram.
  • 00:16:38.309 --> 00:16:40.945
  • was Amram.That was Moses' father.
  • 00:16:40.945 --> 00:16:42.346
  • That was Moses' father.And his mother
  • 00:16:42.346 --> 00:16:45.383
  • And his motherwas named Jochebed.
  • 00:16:45.383 --> 00:16:47.185
  • was named Jochebed.They were phenomenal parents.
  • 00:16:47.185 --> 00:16:48.553
  • They were phenomenal parents.Now, listen to me.
  • 00:16:48.553 --> 00:16:51.289
  • Now, listen to me.All they did was when the,
  • 00:16:51.289 --> 00:16:53.758
  • All they did was when the,Pharaoh put out a decree
  • 00:16:53.758 --> 00:16:56.594
  • Pharaoh put out a decreeto kill all the boys,
  • 00:16:56.594 --> 00:16:58.696
  • to kill all the boys,the Bible said
  • 00:16:58.696 --> 00:17:01.766
  • the Bible saidthat they did not agree
  • 00:17:01.766 --> 00:17:03.568
  • that they did not agreelike other families
  • 00:17:03.568 --> 00:17:05.536
  • like other familiesto turn their child over,
  • 00:17:05.536 --> 00:17:10.608
  • to turn their child over,but they hid him.
  • 00:17:10.608 --> 00:17:14.212
  • but they hid him.If you want to be a family hero,
  • 00:17:14.212 --> 00:17:16.147
  • If you want to be a family hero,hide your family.
  • 00:17:16.147 --> 00:17:17.982
  • hide your family.Don't let their innocent
  • 00:17:17.982 --> 00:17:21.285
  • Don't let their innocentlittle ears and eyes be exposed.
  • 00:17:21.285 --> 00:17:21.886
  • little ears and eyes be exposed.I know you can't
  • 00:17:21.886 --> 00:17:23.020
  • I know you can'thide 'em forever.
  • 00:17:23.020 --> 00:17:24.589
  • hide 'em forever.I know they're going to go off
  • 00:17:24.589 --> 00:17:25.289
  • I know they're going to go offand go to college
  • 00:17:25.289 --> 00:17:26.090
  • and go to collegeand all of that,
  • 00:17:26.090 --> 00:17:27.859
  • and all of that,but in the formative years
  • 00:17:27.859 --> 00:17:29.293
  • but in the formative yearsthat you have them,
  • 00:17:29.293 --> 00:17:32.230
  • that you have them,you are to hide them.
  • 00:17:32.230 --> 00:17:33.998
  • you are to hide them.You are to shelter them.
  • 00:17:33.998 --> 00:17:36.167
  • You are to shelter them.You are to guard them.
  • 00:17:36.167 --> 00:17:38.102
  • You are to guard them.You are to make sure
  • 00:17:38.102 --> 00:17:39.103
  • You are to make surethat their eyes
  • 00:17:39.103 --> 00:17:40.805
  • that their eyesand their ears and their mind,
  • 00:17:40.805 --> 00:17:41.439
  • and their ears and their mind,their heart --
  • 00:17:41.439 --> 00:17:43.941
  • their heart --these little bitty children,
  • 00:17:43.941 --> 00:17:46.544
  • these little bitty children,don't expose them to things
  • 00:17:46.544 --> 00:17:49.680
  • don't expose them to thingsthat they don't need to see
  • 00:17:49.680 --> 00:17:51.249
  • that they don't need to seeand they don't need to hear
  • 00:17:51.249 --> 00:17:52.650
  • and they don't need to hearand they don't need to know.
  • 00:17:52.650 --> 00:17:53.618
  • and they don't need to know.Keep them.
  • 00:17:53.618 --> 00:17:54.719
  • Keep them.Hide them.
  • 00:17:54.719 --> 00:17:56.287
  • Hide them.Have some convictions.
  • 00:17:56.287 --> 00:17:58.256
  • Have some convictions.Have something about you
  • 00:17:58.256 --> 00:18:00.258
  • Have something about youthat says we're going
  • 00:18:00.258 --> 00:18:01.392
  • that says we're goingto have some modesty,
  • 00:18:01.392 --> 00:18:03.027
  • to have some modesty,we're going to have some purity.
  • 00:18:03.027 --> 00:18:05.062
  • we're going to have some purity.Hide them from cussing
  • 00:18:05.062 --> 00:18:06.397
  • Hide them from cussingand filthy language
  • 00:18:06.397 --> 00:18:07.465
  • and filthy languagein your home.
  • 00:18:07.465 --> 00:18:07.932
  • in your home.Hide them
  • 00:18:07.932 --> 00:18:09.800
  • Hide themin those formative years.
  • 00:18:09.800 --> 00:18:11.002
  • in those formative years.And then she said,
  • 00:18:11.002 --> 00:18:11.769
  • And then she said,at some point,
  • 00:18:11.769 --> 00:18:14.038
  • at some point,"I can't hide him anymore;
  • 00:18:14.038 --> 00:18:14.772
  • "I can't hide him anymore;I've got to release him
  • 00:18:14.772 --> 00:18:17.875
  • I've got to release himinto the Egyptian system.
  • 00:18:17.875 --> 00:18:18.876
  • into the Egyptian system.But I'm going to make him
  • 00:18:18.876 --> 00:18:25.016
  • But I'm going to make hima little basket out of bulrush."
  • 00:18:25.016 --> 00:18:26.317
  • a little basket out of bulrush."And bulrush is something
  • 00:18:26.317 --> 00:18:31.255
  • And bulrush is somethingthat alligators are allergic to.
  • 00:18:31.255 --> 00:18:31.856
  • that alligators are allergic to.And she said,
  • 00:18:31.856 --> 00:18:32.857
  • And she said,"I'm going to send him down
  • 00:18:32.857 --> 00:18:33.858
  • "I'm going to send him downthe river
  • 00:18:33.858 --> 00:18:37.061
  • the riverinto the Egyptian system;
  • 00:18:37.061 --> 00:18:38.963
  • into the Egyptian system;but what I build and wrap around
  • 00:18:38.963 --> 00:18:41.165
  • but what I build and wrap aroundin that little basket,
  • 00:18:41.165 --> 00:18:43.367
  • in that little basket,my faith, my prayers,
  • 00:18:43.367 --> 00:18:45.102
  • my faith, my prayers,my lifestyle,
  • 00:18:45.102 --> 00:18:48.606
  • my lifestyle,my example is going to so go
  • 00:18:48.606 --> 00:18:50.808
  • my example is going to so gowith him that when he gets
  • 00:18:50.808 --> 00:18:52.443
  • with him that when he getsdown there and they teach him
  • 00:18:52.443 --> 00:18:54.378
  • down there and they teach himin Egypt there's 800 gods
  • 00:18:54.378 --> 00:18:55.246
  • in Egypt there's 800 godsand he ought to worship
  • 00:18:55.246 --> 00:18:56.047
  • and he ought to worshipall of 'em,
  • 00:18:56.047 --> 00:18:57.281
  • all of 'em,he's going to be the man
  • 00:18:57.281 --> 00:18:58.583
  • he's going to be the manthat will write,
  • 00:18:58.583 --> 00:19:02.286
  • that will write,'In the beginning was God'.
  • 00:19:02.286 --> 00:19:03.454
  • 'In the beginning was God'.He's going to be the man
  • 00:19:03.454 --> 00:19:04.288
  • He's going to be the manthat's going to write
  • 00:19:04.288 --> 00:19:05.489
  • that's going to writein Deuteronomy 6,
  • 00:19:05.489 --> 00:19:07.091
  • in Deuteronomy 6,'Behold the Lord our God
  • 00:19:07.091 --> 00:19:08.859
  • 'Behold the Lord our Godis one Lord'."
  • 00:19:08.859 --> 00:19:10.428
  • is one Lord'."He's going to be the one
  • 00:19:10.428 --> 00:19:12.029
  • He's going to be the onethat's going to write Genesis
  • 00:19:12.029 --> 00:19:13.931
  • that's going to write Genesisand Exodus and Numbers,
  • 00:19:13.931 --> 00:19:15.900
  • and Exodus and Numbers,the first five books
  • 00:19:15.900 --> 00:19:16.300
  • the first five booksof the Bible
  • 00:19:16.300 --> 00:19:17.735
  • of the Biblewas written by Moses and
  • 00:19:17.735 --> 00:19:19.971
  • was written by Moses andhe was educated in Egypt
  • 00:19:19.971 --> 00:19:20.972
  • he was educated in Egyptbut the basket
  • 00:19:20.972 --> 00:19:22.640
  • but the basketthat his mother built for him,
  • 00:19:22.640 --> 00:19:24.375
  • that his mother built for him,in the time that she hid him,
  • 00:19:24.375 --> 00:19:24.875
  • in the time that she hid him,in the time
  • 00:19:24.875 --> 00:19:26.010
  • in the timethat she mentored him,
  • 00:19:26.010 --> 00:19:26.844
  • that she mentored him,in the time
  • 00:19:26.844 --> 00:19:28.446
  • in the timethat she babysat him --
  • 00:19:28.446 --> 00:19:29.981
  • that she babysat him --And she did
  • 00:19:29.981 --> 00:19:30.815
  • And she didand I don't have time
  • 00:19:30.815 --> 00:19:31.449
  • and I don't have timeto tell that.
  • 00:19:31.449 --> 00:19:32.183
  • to tell that.Read your Bible.
  • 00:19:32.183 --> 00:19:33.684
  • Read your Bible.But she got to keep him
  • 00:19:33.684 --> 00:19:34.185
  • But she got to keep himand was paid
  • 00:19:34.185 --> 00:19:35.286
  • and was paidby Pharaoh's daughter
  • 00:19:35.286 --> 00:19:39.624
  • by Pharaoh's daughterto keep him and feed him.
  • 00:19:39.624 --> 00:19:40.091
  • to keep him and feed him.And she wasn't
  • 00:19:40.091 --> 00:19:41.826
  • And she wasn'tjust feeding him milk.
  • 00:19:41.826 --> 00:19:42.360
  • just feeding him milk.She was feeding him
  • 00:19:42.360 --> 00:19:43.194
  • She was feeding himand whispering,
  • 00:19:43.194 --> 00:19:45.429
  • and whispering,"Jesus, Jesus, Jesus, Jesus".
  • 00:19:45.429 --> 00:19:46.897
  • "Jesus, Jesus, Jesus, Jesus".And it got in that boy;
  • 00:19:46.897 --> 00:19:48.699
  • And it got in that boy;and when he got old enough,
  • 00:19:48.699 --> 00:19:49.834
  • and when he got old enough,he said, "I'd rather
  • 00:19:49.834 --> 00:19:51.469
  • he said, "I'd ratherhave the reproach
  • 00:19:51.469 --> 00:19:54.038
  • have the reproachwith God's people than to live
  • 00:19:54.038 --> 00:19:58.709
  • with God's people than to livein the palace with Pharaoh."
  • 00:19:58.709 --> 00:20:01.112
  • in the palace with Pharaoh."Somebody shout right now
  • 00:20:01.112 --> 00:20:01.946
  • Somebody shout right nowif you believe there's power
  • 00:20:01.946 --> 00:20:04.548
  • if you believe there's powerin hiding our children.
  • 00:20:04.548 --> 00:20:05.449
  • - I preached in South Africa
  • 00:20:10.354 --> 00:20:12.456
  • - I preached in South Africaone time, and the pastor took me
  • 00:20:12.456 --> 00:20:14.892
  • one time, and the pastor took meand Cherise on a safari
  • 00:20:14.892 --> 00:20:15.526
  • and Cherise on a safariafter we preached
  • 00:20:15.526 --> 00:20:18.863
  • after we preachedthe conference.
  • 00:20:18.863 --> 00:20:20.131
  • the conference.And one thing they tell you
  • 00:20:20.131 --> 00:20:22.166
  • And one thing they tell youabout gazelles
  • 00:20:22.166 --> 00:20:24.602
  • about gazellesis they have a secret code
  • 00:20:24.602 --> 00:20:26.103
  • is they have a secret codeto the fawns,
  • 00:20:26.103 --> 00:20:31.609
  • to the fawns,their babies, the baby deer;
  • 00:20:31.609 --> 00:20:32.410
  • their babies, the baby deer;that the adults
  • 00:20:32.410 --> 00:20:34.111
  • that the adultshave little spots
  • 00:20:34.111 --> 00:20:36.447
  • have little spotsor brown places on their ears,
  • 00:20:36.447 --> 00:20:39.283
  • or brown places on their ears,on the back of their ears.
  • 00:20:39.283 --> 00:20:41.919
  • on the back of their ears.And the reason that is so
  • 00:20:41.919 --> 00:20:43.754
  • And the reason that is sois because when
  • 00:20:43.754 --> 00:20:46.524
  • is because whenthey're in high grass
  • 00:20:46.524 --> 00:20:46.991
  • they're in high grassand sometimes
  • 00:20:46.991 --> 00:20:48.559
  • and sometimesthat grass grows up
  • 00:20:48.559 --> 00:20:51.796
  • that grass grows upthis high where they feed,
  • 00:20:51.796 --> 00:20:52.763
  • this high where they feed,that they can just,
  • 00:20:52.763 --> 00:20:53.364
  • that they can just,the parents --
  • 00:20:53.364 --> 00:20:54.365
  • the parents --Look at me just a moment.
  • 00:20:54.365 --> 00:20:56.000
  • Look at me just a moment.The parents can blend
  • 00:20:56.000 --> 00:20:57.234
  • The parents can blendinto the atmosphere
  • 00:20:57.234 --> 00:20:58.269
  • into the atmosphereor the environment
  • 00:20:58.269 --> 00:20:59.704
  • or the environmentso much so
  • 00:20:59.704 --> 00:21:01.505
  • so much sothat the little fawns
  • 00:21:01.505 --> 00:21:04.275
  • that the little fawnscan't see their,
  • 00:21:04.275 --> 00:21:05.543
  • can't see their,the mother deer
  • 00:21:05.543 --> 00:21:07.845
  • the mother deerand the father deer.
  • 00:21:07.845 --> 00:21:09.347
  • and the father deer.But if they have those marks
  • 00:21:09.347 --> 00:21:10.414
  • But if they have those marksof distinction,
  • 00:21:10.414 --> 00:21:12.283
  • of distinction,when they lift their head
  • 00:21:12.283 --> 00:21:14.518
  • when they lift their headand perk up their ears,
  • 00:21:14.518 --> 00:21:16.454
  • and perk up their ears,they know there's a lion
  • 00:21:16.454 --> 00:21:18.989
  • they know there's a lionapproaching and they will stop
  • 00:21:18.989 --> 00:21:20.958
  • approaching and they will stopand quickly shift directions.
  • 00:21:20.958 --> 00:21:23.427
  • and quickly shift directions.And even though it's hard
  • 00:21:23.427 --> 00:21:24.295
  • And even though it's hardto see them
  • 00:21:24.295 --> 00:21:25.296
  • to see thembecause of the environment
  • 00:21:25.296 --> 00:21:25.863
  • because of the environmentthey're in,
  • 00:21:25.863 --> 00:21:27.832
  • they're in,those marks of distinction
  • 00:21:27.832 --> 00:21:32.470
  • those marks of distinctionsave the next generation of deer
  • 00:21:32.470 --> 00:21:33.404
  • save the next generation of deerbecause the parents
  • 00:21:33.404 --> 00:21:37.041
  • because the parentshave marks of distinction.
  • 00:21:37.041 --> 00:21:42.012
  • have marks of distinction.From the lion, they're saved.
  • 00:21:42.012 --> 00:21:44.181
  • From the lion, they're saved.Do you, mom and dad,
  • 00:21:44.181 --> 00:21:47.585
  • Do you, mom and dad,have marks of distinction
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  • have marks of distinctionthat the little ones
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  • that the little onesthat are following you --
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  • that are following you --Do you have a walk with God?
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  • Do you have a walk with God?Do you have a sanctified
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  • Do you have a sanctifiedsomething about you
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  • something about youthat when it's all said
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  • that when it's all saidand done,
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  • and done,they've seen Jesus
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  • they've seen Jesusand the example that you follow,
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  • and the example that you follow,that flees from evil?
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  • that flees from evil?Is it being --
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  • Is it being --Is it being transferred
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  • Is it being transferredto a new generation?
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  • to a new generation?You need marks of distinction
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  • You need marks of distinctionthat you've been --
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  • that you've been --The Bible said they took note
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  • The Bible said they took noteof the disciples.
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  • of the disciples.They had been with Jesus.
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  • They had been with Jesus.Whatever the faults are,
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  • Whatever the faults are,and there are many in this dad
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  • and there are many in this dadand in this husband,
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  • and in this husband,when it's all said and done,
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  • when it's all said and done,nobody who's lived with me --
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  • nobody who's lived with me --and I'm not bragging on myself,
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  • and I'm not bragging on myself,it's the grace of God --
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  • it's the grace of God --but I can honestly say
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  • but I can honestly sayI've done my best to live a life
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  • I've done my best to live a lifethat has marks of distinction
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  • that has marks of distinctionthat daddy loved God,
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  • that daddy loved God,daddy loved God supremely,
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  • daddy loved God supremely,daddy lived what he preached,
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  • daddy lived what he preached,he didn't pitch
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  • he didn't pitchsomething public ally
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  • something public allyand live something
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  • and live somethingdifferent privately.
  • 00:22:57.621 --> 00:22:59.490
  • different privately.And when I'm dead and gone,
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  • And when I'm dead and gone,my children will have seen
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  • my children will have seenmarks of distinction on me
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  • marks of distinction on meand on their mother.
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  • and on their mother.How 'bout you?
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  • How 'bout you?How 'bout you?
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  • How 'bout you?Your starting that being
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  • Your starting that beingin service right here,
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  • in service right here,right now.
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  • right now.And God's looking
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  • And God's lookingfor family heroes.
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  • for family heroes.It just takes one.
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  • It just takes one.It just takes one
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  • It just takes oneto begin a miracle in a family,
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  • to begin a miracle in a family,and He's calling you
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  • and He's calling youto be that one in your family.
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  • ♪ ♪
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  • - Thank you for tuning in
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  • - Thank you for tuning into Kingdom Connection today.
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  • to Kingdom Connection today.You know, in times of crisis,
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  • You know, in times of crisis,we can either,
  • 00:23:48.572 --> 00:23:50.341
  • we can either,desire to return to normal,
  • 00:23:50.341 --> 00:23:51.809
  • desire to return to normal,or turn to Jesus.
  • 00:23:51.809 --> 00:23:53.277
  • or turn to Jesus.And I think this COVID-19
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  • And I think this COVID-19pandemic is a wake-up call
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  • pandemic is a wake-up callfor us to return to Jesus.
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  • for us to return to Jesus.Romans 10:9 says that
  • 00:23:59.917 --> 00:24:01.519
  • Romans 10:9 says thatif you confess with your mouth
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  • if you confess with your mouththe Lord Jesus,
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  • the Lord Jesus,and believe in your heart
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  • and believe in your heartthat God has raised Him
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  • that God has raised Himfrom the dead,
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  • from the dead,you will be saved.
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  • you will be saved.So I want you to do that;
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  • So I want you to do that;pray this prayer, right there,
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  • pray this prayer, right there,say, “Lord Jesus” --
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  • say, “Lord Jesus” --Say those words:
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  • Say those words:“I believe in You.
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  • “I believe in You.I believe You died.
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  • I believe You died.I believe You
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  • I believe Yourose again, for me.
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  • rose again, for me.For my sins to be washed away,
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  • For my sins to be washed away,and for me to have
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  • and for me to havea brand-new beginning.
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  • a brand-new beginning.I receive You
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  • I receive Youas my savior today, Jesus;
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  • as my savior today, Jesus;You are my Lord, Amen.
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  • You are my Lord, Amen.In our closing moments,
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  • In our closing moments,I wanna share with you
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  • I wanna share with youa brand-new initiative
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  • a brand-new initiativewe're embarking on.
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  • we're embarking on.I am so excited to be
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  • I am so excited to bepartnering with YEL;
  • 00:24:45.229 --> 00:24:47.431
  • partnering with YEL;a foundation that runs
  • 00:24:47.431 --> 00:24:49.333
  • a foundation that runsa warm home
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  • a warm homefor Holocaust Survivors.
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  • for Holocaust Survivors.This is an effort backed
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  • This is an effort backedby the prime minister of Israel
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  • by the prime minister of Israeland delivers much-needed food
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  • and delivers much-needed foodto sheltered Holocaust Survivors
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  • to sheltered Holocaust Survivorsall around the nation of Israel.
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  • all around the nation of Israel.So, I don't need to tell you
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  • So, I don't need to tell youthis that the Prime Minister
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  • this that the Prime Ministerand his wife have heard
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  • and his wife have heardwhat we're doing
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  • what we're doingon this project,
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  • on this project,and even have sent
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  • and even have sentspecial messages to us
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  • special messages to usto let us know that
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  • to let us know thatthis is their very heart
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  • this is their very heartto see these Holocaust Survivors
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  • to see these Holocaust Survivorswellfed and taken care of.
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  • wellfed and taken care of.This is a vital part of
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  • This is a vital part offulfilling Biblical prophecy,
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  • fulfilling Biblical prophecy,and you and I can be a part.
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  • and you and I can be a part.Help us today.
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  • Help us today.We're doing something
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  • We're doing somethingsignificant for this project,
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  • significant for this project,and sowing a lot of seed
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  • and sowing a lot of seedin the time of our own needs
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  • in the time of our own needsas a ministry,
  • 00:25:35.813 --> 00:25:37.748
  • as a ministry,because we believe that what
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  • because we believe that whatwe make happen for others,
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  • we make happen for others,God makes happen for our home,
  • 00:25:41.285 --> 00:25:42.953
  • God makes happen for our home,and our life, and our ministry.
  • 00:25:42.953 --> 00:25:43.587
  • and our life, and our ministry.Thank you for
  • 00:25:43.587 --> 00:25:44.655
  • - ANNOUNCER: In 1942, the Nazis
  • 00:25:47.124 --> 00:25:49.393
  • murdered 6 million Jews.
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  • Today, the last remaining
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  • individuals who, somehow,
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  • survived the trauma
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  • and the horror of the Holocaust,
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  • need your support.
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  • With the outbreak
  • 00:25:57.167 --> 00:25:58.869
  • of the COVID-19 pandemic,
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  • these remarkable,
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  • elderly Jewish people
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  • are once again at extreme risk.
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  • That's why we've decided
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  • to partner with YEL;
  • 00:26:06.010 --> 00:26:07.411
  • an organization backed by
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  • Israeli Prime Minister,
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  • Benjamin Netanyahu,
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  • and President Rivlin,
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  • in association with
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  • the Israeli Defense Forces.
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  • YEL hopes to relieve
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  • two types of suffering
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  • among these elderly survivors;
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  • hunger and loneliness,
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  • by the living meals
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  • and non-perishable food
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  • to their doors,
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  • as well as providing
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  • desperately-needed community.
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  • When you give back to help
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  • these precious people,
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  • we wanna say, “Thank you”.
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  • With your generous gift
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  • of $1.000 or more this month,
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  • we will plant a Tree of Victory
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  • in Israel in your honor,
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  • as well as,
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  • inscribe your name
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  • on the Comfort My People
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  • Wall of Recognition in Israel.
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  • For your gift of $150 or more,
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  • we will send you
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  • Jentezen Franklin's book,
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  • "Fear Fighters”,
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  • with accompanying teaching CD
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  • series, plus, his newest book,
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  • “Acres of Diamonds".
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  • or more this month,
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  • Jentezen Franklin's teaching,
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  • "Finding Your Way in the Storm",
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  • plus, the “Spiritual Nurturing”
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  • devotional.
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  • God Smiles as we offer comfort
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  • to God's people, and, together,
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  • we have been called
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  • for such a time as this.
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  • ♪ ♪
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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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  • for your continued support
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  • of this ministry.
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