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The Spirit of Excellence

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September 16, 2020
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Pastor Jentezen Franklin brings practical meaning to spiritual truths found in God’s Word.

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  • - Open your Bibles
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  • - Open your Bibleswith me to Daniel 6.
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  • with me to Daniel 6."It pleased Darius to set over
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  • "It pleased Darius to set overthe kingdom 120 satraps,
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  • the kingdom 120 satraps,to be over the whole kingdom;
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  • to be over the whole kingdom;and over these three governors
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  • and over these three governorsof whom Daniel was one,
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  • of whom Daniel was one,that the satraps might give
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  • that the satraps might giveaccount to them so that
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  • account to them so thatthe king would suffer no loss."
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  • the king would suffer no loss."Notice that, "so the king would
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  • Notice that, "so the king wouldsuffer no loss.
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  • suffer no loss.Then this Daniel distinguished
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  • Then this Daniel distinguishedhimself above the governors
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  • himself above the governorsand the satraps
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  • and the satrapsbecause an excellent spirit
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  • because an excellent spiritwas in him.
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  • was in him.And the king gave thought
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  • And the king gave thoughtto setting him over
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  • to setting him overthe whole realm.
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  • the whole realm.So the governors and the satraps
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  • So the governors and the satrapssought to find some charge",
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  • sought to find some charge",they got jealous because
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  • they got jealous becausehe was promoted over
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  • he was promoted overall of them.
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  • all of them."And the governors
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  • "And the governorsand the satraps sought to find
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  • and the satraps sought to findsome charge against Daniel
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  • some charge against Danielconcerning the kingdom,
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  • concerning the kingdom,but they could find no charge
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  • but they could find no chargeor fault because
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  • or fault becausehe was faithful.
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  • he was faithful.Nor was there any error
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  • Nor was there any errorof fault found in him.
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  • of fault found in him.Then these men said
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  • Then these men said'We shall not find any charge
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  • 'We shall not find any chargeagainst this Daniel unless
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  • against this Daniel unlesswe find it against him
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  • we find it against himconcerning the law of his God.'"
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  • concerning the law of his God.'"I want to talk to you
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  • I want to talk to youparticularly from verse 3.
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  • particularly from verse 3."This Daniel distinguished
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  • "This Daniel distinguishedhimself above the others because
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  • himself above the others becausean excellent spirit was in him."
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  • an excellent spirit was in him."I preached many times
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  • I preached many timesthrough the years,
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  • through the years,there's certain themes that
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  • there's certain themes thatI guess every ministry feels
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  • I guess every ministry feelsan affinity with,
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  • an affinity with,and when I first came
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  • and when I first cameto Free Chapel,
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  • to Free Chapel,I guess it's been 26 years now.
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  • I guess it's been 26 years now.I came and this particular
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  • I came and this particularchapter and this particular
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  • chapter and this particularverse, to be specific,
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  • verse, to be specific,in the first year
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  • in the first yearof my pastoring this great
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  • of my pastoring this greatchurch, the Holy Spirit
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  • church, the Holy Spiritlit it up in my soul.
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  • lit it up in my soul.Lit it up in my spirit.
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  • Lit it up in my spirit.I don't know why it stood out
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  • I don't know why it stood outso strong to me,
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  • so strong to me,and God gave me this desire
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  • and God gave me this desireto research and search,
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  • to research and search,and look into that.
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  • and look into that.What does it mean?
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  • What does it mean?Daniel distinguished himself
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  • Daniel distinguished himselfamong his brothers because
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  • among his brothers becausehe had an excellent spirit.
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  • he had an excellent spirit.And I began to preach
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  • And I began to preachand teach a lot on this subject
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  • and teach a lot on this subjectin the beginning years
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  • in the beginning yearsof this church,
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  • of this church,because I believe that we need
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  • because I believe that we needan excellent spirit.
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  • an excellent spirit.In our Christian character,
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  • In our Christian character,we need to ask God
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  • we need to ask Godfor an excellent spirit.
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  • for an excellent spirit.An excellent spirit literally
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  • An excellent spirit literallymeans an excellent attitude.
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  • means an excellent attitude.It exemplifies Christ.
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  • It exemplifies Christ.When we have an excellent
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  • When we have an excellentspirit we exemplify
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  • spirit we exemplifyJesus Christ.
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  • Jesus Christ.Daniel, the Bible said,
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  • Daniel, the Bible said,was flawless in his character.
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  • was flawless in his character.He was impeccable
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  • He was impeccablein his willingness to be great
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  • in his willingness to be greatfor God.
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  • for God.He existed in a terrible
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  • He existed in a terriblesetting, he had been taken
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  • setting, he had been takencaptive into a secular idol
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  • captive into a secular idolworshiping Babylon culture.
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  • worshiping Babylon culture.The Bible said to build his
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  • The Bible said to build hiskingdom that Nebuchadnezzar
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  • kingdom that Nebuchadnezzarused the smartest,
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  • used the smartest,the most gifted, he gave them
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  • the most gifted, he gave themand made them learn a new
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  • and made them learn a newlanguage, the Chaldean language.
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  • language, the Chaldean language.No longer were they allowed
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  • No longer were they allowedto speak Hebrew.
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  • to speak Hebrew.He changed their names
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  • He changed their namesfrom Hebrew names
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  • from Hebrew namesto Babylonian names.
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  • to Babylonian names.He even changed their diet,
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  • He even changed their diet,and all of those things were
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  • and all of those things werefine, but then he recognized,
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  • fine, but then he recognized,Nebuchadnezzar,
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  • Nebuchadnezzar,I'll never really change
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  • I'll never really changethese people until I change
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  • these people until I changetheir worship.
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  • their worship.As long as they're worshiping
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  • As long as they're worshipingin my culture,
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  • in my culture,their God, their worship
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  • their God, their worshipthat connects them to their God
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  • that connects them to their Godis more powerful
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  • is more powerfulthan my culture.
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  • than my culture.And so, I didn't have time
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  • And so, I didn't have timeto read it, he built an idol,
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  • to read it, he built an idol,a statue and he made a command
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  • a statue and he made a commandthat when the music plays,
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  • that when the music plays,it's what it said,
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  • it's what it said,when the music starts playing,
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  • when the music starts playing,when you start hearing
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  • when you start hearingthe music play,
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  • the music play,everybody in Babylon is to bow
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  • everybody in Babylon is to bowdown and worship the statue.
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  • down and worship the statue.I couldn't help but think,
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  • I couldn't help but think,you know, if we're not careful,
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  • you know, if we're not careful,we just like that generation,
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  • we just like that generation,the Bible said that everybody
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  • the Bible said that everybodybowed down but Daniel.
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  • bowed down but Daniel.He would not bow down when
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  • He would not bow down whenhe heard the sound
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  • he heard the soundof the music.
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  • of the music.If we're not careful,
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  • If we're not careful,music can have a powerful
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  • music can have a powerfulinfluence on our lives
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  • influence on our livesfor the negative.
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  • for the negative.If you're listening to music
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  • If you're listening to musicthat disconnects you from God,
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  • that disconnects you from God,if you're -- notice that when
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  • if you're -- notice that whenthe music played,
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  • the music played,then you had to bow down.
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  • then you had to bow down.And Daniel said, I'm not going
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  • And Daniel said, I'm not goingto let the music of this culture
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  • to let the music of this culturecause me to disconnect
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  • cause me to disconnectfrom my worship to God
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  • from my worship to Godand start worshipping idols.
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  • and start worshipping idols.I can't help but believe
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  • I can't help but believethat some of the most filthy
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  • that some of the most filthymusic that's being put out
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  • music that's being put outwith profanity,
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  • with profanity,with pornography,
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  • with pornography,it's musical pornography.
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  • it's musical pornography.I don't understand how
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  • I don't understand howChristians, particularly
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  • Christians, particularlyyoung people, think that
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  • young people, think thatthey can listen to that,
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  • they can listen to that,pour that into their spirit
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  • pour that into their spirithour after hour,
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  • hour after hour,day after day, week after week.
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  • day after day, week after week.Pouring profanity,
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  • Pouring profanity,pouring musical pornography
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  • pouring musical pornographyand filth into your spirit
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  • and filth into your spiritand not think that it won't
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  • and not think that it won'tdisconnect you from God.
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  • disconnect you from God.Something as seemingly innocent
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  • Something as seemingly innocentas rhythm and raps and songs
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  • as rhythm and raps and songsand lyrics can absolutely
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  • and lyrics can absolutelycause you to bow down
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  • cause you to bow downto idols and disconnect
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  • to idols and disconnectfrom God.
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  • from God.It matters what we listen to,
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  • It matters what we listen to,what we listen to matters.
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  • what we listen to matters.The enemy is thrilled when
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  • The enemy is thrilled whenhe can manipulate your thinking.
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  • he can manipulate your thinking.When he can cause you to break
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  • When he can cause you to breakyour relationship with God,
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  • your relationship with God,and just as Daniel had to make
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  • and just as Daniel had to makea decision in a secular culture,
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  • a decision in a secular culture,he was away from his mother,
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  • he was away from his mother,away from his father,
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  • away from his father,away from his pastor,
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  • away from his pastor,away from everybody,
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  • away from everybody,and he had to make a decision.
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  • and he had to make a decision.I know everybody here listens
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  • I know everybody here listensto it, I know everybody
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  • to it, I know everybodyresponds to this music,
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  • responds to this music,but I have a higher call.
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  • but I have a higher call.I must stay committed
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  • I must stay committedand connected to my God
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  • and connected to my Godno matter where I am.
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  • no matter where I am.I don't just praise Him in
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  • I don't just praise Him inyouth group, I don't just
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  • youth group, I don't justpraise Him when I go to church
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  • praise Him when I go to churcharound church folks.
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  • around church folks.I am who I am
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  • I am who I amin the college dorm.
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  • in the college dorm.I am who I am wherever I go,
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  • I am who I am wherever I go,and nothing is going to be more
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  • and nothing is going to be morepowerful in my life
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  • powerful in my lifethan Jesus Christ.
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  • than Jesus Christ.I worship Him, I don't worship
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  • I worship Him, I don't worshipthe idols of this world,
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  • the idols of this world,especially the music.
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  • especially the music.Come on and clap your hands,
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  • Come on and clap your hands,I'm preaching the truth.
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  • I'm preaching the truth.I'm preaching the truth.
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  • I'm preaching the truth.Daniel was a spiritual
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  • Daniel was a spiritualyoung man.
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  • young man.He had the ability
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  • He had the abilityto interpret dreams.
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  • to interpret dreams.He had the ability to have
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  • He had the ability to havevisions and operated
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  • visions and operatedin the gifts of interpretation
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  • in the gifts of interpretationof dreams, but the thing that
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  • of dreams, but the thing thatimpressed people more than
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  • impressed people more thananything else was the way
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  • anything else was the waythat he carried himself.
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  • that he carried himself.He caught, listen carefully,
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  • He caught, listen carefully,he caught the eye of leadership
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  • he caught the eye of leadershipbecause he distinguished
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  • because he distinguishedhimself with
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  • himself withan excellent spirit.
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  • an excellent spirit.There was something
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  • There was somethingabout the way
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  • about the waythat he conducted himself.
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  • that he conducted himself.There was something about
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  • There was something aboutthe way that he did what he
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  • the way that he did what hedid that distinguished him
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  • did that distinguished himfrom everybody else.
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  • from everybody else.Your Bible said that there
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  • Your Bible said that therewere 120, we would call them
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  • were 120, we would call themgovernors, over 120 provinces,
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  • governors, over 120 provinces,and then out of those
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  • and then out of thosewere three presidents,
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  • were three presidents,and then on top of the triangle
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  • and then on top of the trianglewas the king.
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  • was the king.So you had 120 powerful
  • 00:08:45.404 --> 00:08:47.340
  • So you had 120 powerfulpoliticians, then you had
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  • politicians, then you hadthree presidents,
  • 00:08:48.674 --> 00:08:50.476
  • three presidents,Daniel was one of the three,
  • 00:08:50.476 --> 00:08:51.677
  • Daniel was one of the three,and then the Bible said
  • 00:08:51.677 --> 00:08:54.046
  • and then the Bible saidthat the king watched those
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  • that the king watched thosethree and decided to put Daniel
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  • three and decided to put Danielover all of them, including
  • 00:08:59.218 --> 00:09:00.686
  • over all of them, includingthe other two that were supposed
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  • the other two that were supposedto be his equal.
  • 00:09:02.922 --> 00:09:04.156
  • to be his equal.What was Daniel like?
  • 00:09:04.156 --> 00:09:06.759
  • What was Daniel like?I believe that if you gave
  • 00:09:06.759 --> 00:09:09.195
  • I believe that if you gaveDaniel a vacuum cleaner,
  • 00:09:09.195 --> 00:09:11.497
  • Daniel a vacuum cleaner,he wouldn't just vacuum clean,
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  • he wouldn't just vacuum clean,he would take the dust buster
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  • he would take the dust busterand go in between the cracks
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  • and go in between the cracksof the seat and make sure
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  • of the seat and make surethat everything looked right.
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  • that everything looked right.He didn't just do a get by,
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  • He didn't just do a get by,get over job.
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  • get over job.He had an excellent spirit.
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  • He had an excellent spirit.The church today needs
  • 00:09:28.314 --> 00:09:30.983
  • The church today needsan excellent spirit.
  • 00:09:30.983 --> 00:09:34.687
  • an excellent spirit.When an excellent spirit
  • 00:09:34.687 --> 00:09:36.856
  • When an excellent spiritcomes on you, you become
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  • comes on you, you becomeexcellent in what you do.
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  • excellent in what you do.You do it with diligence,
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  • You do it with diligence,you do it with professionalism.
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  • you do it with professionalism.People look at the way you
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  • People look at the way youwork, people look at the way
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  • work, people look at the wayyou succeed, and they say,
  • 00:09:51.137 --> 00:09:53.072
  • you succeed, and they say,you've got it together.
  • 00:09:53.072 --> 00:09:55.708
  • you've got it together.That brings glory to the God
  • 00:09:55.708 --> 00:09:57.610
  • That brings glory to the Godthat we serve, that causes
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  • that we serve, that causesHis Kingdom to suffer no damage
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  • His Kingdom to suffer no damagewhen we live excellent lives.
  • 00:10:04.216 --> 00:10:06.552
  • when we live excellent lives.We have excellent marriages,
  • 00:10:06.552 --> 00:10:09.555
  • We have excellent marriages,we have excellent lives
  • 00:10:09.555 --> 00:10:11.557
  • we have excellent livesand lifestyles because we want
  • 00:10:11.557 --> 00:10:12.925
  • and lifestyles because we wantto bring glory and honor
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  • to bring glory and honorto Jesus Christ.
  • 00:10:14.794 --> 00:10:16.962
  • to Jesus Christ.I'm tired of the innuendos
  • 00:10:16.962 --> 00:10:18.597
  • I'm tired of the innuendosabout Christians.
  • 00:10:18.597 --> 00:10:20.099
  • about Christians.Some people make fun
  • 00:10:20.099 --> 00:10:21.934
  • Some people make funof Christians and say,
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  • of Christians and say,they're only just a bunch
  • 00:10:23.035 --> 00:10:24.437
  • they're only just a bunchof emotional people who go
  • 00:10:24.437 --> 00:10:27.673
  • of emotional people who goto church and cry and shout,
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  • to church and cry and shout,and they're mental pygmies.
  • 00:10:30.643 --> 00:10:32.745
  • and they're mental pygmies.All we can do is dance and cry
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  • All we can do is dance and cryand praise God a little bit,
  • 00:10:34.113 --> 00:10:35.681
  • and praise God a little bit,and play some music,
  • 00:10:35.681 --> 00:10:37.917
  • and play some music,but we can't work.
  • 00:10:37.917 --> 00:10:40.219
  • but we can't work.We can't start businesses.
  • 00:10:40.219 --> 00:10:42.521
  • We can't start businesses.We can't have success in life.
  • 00:10:42.521 --> 00:10:43.589
  • We can't have success in life.I hate to tell you this,
  • 00:10:43.589 --> 00:10:44.290
  • I hate to tell you this,but you're
  • 00:10:44.290 --> 00:10:46.358
  • but you'rea old school somebody.
  • 00:10:46.358 --> 00:10:47.526
  • a old school somebody.The new Christian doesn't
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  • The new Christian doesn'tlook like that anymore.
  • 00:10:49.428 --> 00:10:50.763
  • look like that anymore.We've come to a place where
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  • We've come to a place wherewe understand we're the head
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  • we understand we're the headand not the tail.
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  • and not the tail.We're above only
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  • We're above onlyand not beneath.
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  • and not beneath.We belong in politics,
  • 00:10:57.570 --> 00:11:00.139
  • We belong in politics,we belong in every aspect
  • 00:11:00.139 --> 00:11:01.507
  • we belong in every aspectof our society.
  • 00:11:01.507 --> 00:11:03.075
  • of our society.We belong in government,
  • 00:11:03.075 --> 00:11:04.677
  • We belong in government,we belong in entertainment,
  • 00:11:04.677 --> 00:11:06.245
  • we belong in entertainment,we belong in medicine,
  • 00:11:06.245 --> 00:11:07.713
  • we belong in medicine,we belong in law,
  • 00:11:07.713 --> 00:11:09.582
  • we belong in law,we belong in Hollywood.
  • 00:11:09.582 --> 00:11:11.917
  • we belong in Hollywood.We belong wherever we go.
  • 00:11:11.917 --> 00:11:13.486
  • We belong wherever we go.We don't bow down,
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  • We don't bow down,we influence the culture
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  • we influence the culturefor the glory of Jesus Christ,
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  • for the glory of Jesus Christ,and we'll do it with excellence.
  • 00:11:22.394 --> 00:11:25.731
  • and we'll do it with excellence.Excellence affects every aspect
  • 00:11:25.731 --> 00:11:27.266
  • Excellence affects every aspectof our life,
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  • of our life,every part of our life ought
  • 00:11:28.634 --> 00:11:30.002
  • every part of our life oughtto be excellent.
  • 00:11:30.002 --> 00:11:31.203
  • to be excellent.If an excellent spirit
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  • If an excellent spiritis on you,
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  • is on you,we should be excellent
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  • we should be excellentin our hygiene.
  • 00:11:41.547 --> 00:11:44.517
  • in our hygiene.Whew.
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  • Whew.You know, it don't take a lot
  • 00:11:45.718 --> 00:11:49.555
  • You know, it don't take a lotof money to be clean.
  • 00:11:49.555 --> 00:11:50.923
  • of money to be clean.It don't take a lot of money
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  • It don't take a lot of moneyto make yourself look
  • 00:11:52.291 --> 00:11:54.860
  • to make yourself lookpresentable and nice.
  • 00:11:54.860 --> 00:11:55.895
  • presentable and nice.You're never gonna get out
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  • You're never gonna get outof poverty until you get
  • 00:11:59.165 --> 00:12:01.467
  • of poverty until you geta job opportunity and you show
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  • a job opportunity and you showup looking like a winner.
  • 00:12:04.537 --> 00:12:05.771
  • up looking like a winner.It don't take a lot of money
  • 00:12:05.771 --> 00:12:07.239
  • It don't take a lot of moneyto press your pants.
  • 00:12:07.239 --> 00:12:08.507
  • to press your pants.It don't take a lot of money
  • 00:12:08.507 --> 00:12:09.708
  • It don't take a lot of moneyto comb your hair.
  • 00:12:09.708 --> 00:12:11.110
  • to comb your hair.It don't take a lot of money,
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  • It don't take a lot of money,be excellent,
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  • be excellent,and brush your teeth.
  • 00:12:13.245 --> 00:12:14.446
  • and brush your teeth.It doesn't take --
  • 00:12:14.446 --> 00:12:15.614
  • It doesn't take --I'm gonna preach like I feel
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  • I'm gonna preach like I feellike, because this is what built
  • 00:12:17.049 --> 00:12:18.350
  • like, because this is what builta great church.
  • 00:12:18.350 --> 00:12:19.418
  • a great church.I just started getting up
  • 00:12:19.418 --> 00:12:21.053
  • I just started getting upand preaching just like it is.
  • 00:12:21.053 --> 00:12:22.454
  • and preaching just like it is.You know, tell your neighbor,
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  • You know, tell your neighbor,if you're excellent,
  • 00:12:23.622 --> 00:12:24.390
  • if you're excellent,come on tell 'em.
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  • come on tell 'em.Say, if you're excellent
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  • Say, if you're excellentit'll show up in your armpits,
  • 00:12:27.493 --> 00:12:30.095
  • it'll show up in your armpits,you'll put some deodorant on.
  • 00:12:30.095 --> 00:12:31.597
  • you'll put some deodorant on.It'll show up in your breath,
  • 00:12:31.597 --> 00:12:36.035
  • It'll show up in your breath,you'll get a breath mint.
  • 00:12:36.035 --> 00:12:38.571
  • you'll get a breath mint.It's the truth.
  • 00:12:38.571 --> 00:12:40.873
  • It's the truth.We need a excellent spirit.
  • 00:12:40.873 --> 00:12:42.341
  • We need a excellent spirit.When you're excellent you
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  • When you're excellent youwon't be slack on your job.
  • 00:12:46.412 --> 00:12:47.947
  • won't be slack on your job.Just throw it together
  • 00:12:47.947 --> 00:12:51.684
  • Just throw it togetheron the spur of the moment.
  • 00:12:51.684 --> 00:12:54.186
  • on the spur of the moment.That's what we do.
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  • That's what we do.You know, when I came up
  • 00:12:55.321 --> 00:12:56.755
  • You know, when I came upin church I guess they did
  • 00:12:56.755 --> 00:12:57.790
  • in church I guess they didthe best they could,
  • 00:12:57.790 --> 00:13:01.026
  • the best they could,but they'd get up and the guy,
  • 00:13:01.026 --> 00:13:02.261
  • but they'd get up and the guy,old brother Joe, or whatever his
  • 00:13:02.261 --> 00:13:04.563
  • old brother Joe, or whatever hisname was would bring his guitar.
  • 00:13:04.563 --> 00:13:06.298
  • name was would bring his guitar.He didn't come to practice,
  • 00:13:06.298 --> 00:13:07.466
  • He didn't come to practice,he didn't believe in practice.
  • 00:13:07.466 --> 00:13:09.134
  • he didn't believe in practice.He believed that he just relied
  • 00:13:09.134 --> 00:13:12.238
  • He believed that he just reliedon the anointing.
  • 00:13:12.238 --> 00:13:13.439
  • on the anointing.He'd come in and hook his guitar
  • 00:13:13.439 --> 00:13:16.442
  • He'd come in and hook his guitarup and you'd hear him just
  • 00:13:16.442 --> 00:13:17.610
  • up and you'd hear him justas dad would be getting up
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  • as dad would be getting upto open, and back then
  • 00:13:19.044 --> 00:13:20.179
  • to open, and back thenthey used to read a scripture
  • 00:13:20.179 --> 00:13:21.313
  • they used to read a scriptureor something to open.
  • 00:13:21.313 --> 00:13:22.147
  • or something to open.And dad would be reading,
  • 00:13:22.147 --> 00:13:22.848
  • And dad would be reading,he'd be over there
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  • he'd be over there[Imitating guitar]
  • 00:13:25.117 --> 00:13:26.151
  • [Imitating guitar]tuning his guitar.
  • 00:13:26.151 --> 00:13:29.989
  • tuning his guitar.[Imitating guitar]
  • 00:13:29.989 --> 00:13:31.724
  • [Imitating guitar]Somebody else would come in late
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  • Somebody else would come in lateand sit on the drums and start
  • 00:13:32.925 --> 00:13:33.959
  • and sit on the drums and starthitting the cymbals,
  • 00:13:33.959 --> 00:13:35.928
  • hitting the cymbals,and just -- you know,
  • 00:13:35.928 --> 00:13:39.131
  • and just -- you know,PA sets blurring out.
  • 00:13:39.131 --> 00:13:40.432
  • PA sets blurring out.Didn't get there early
  • 00:13:40.432 --> 00:13:42.534
  • Didn't get there earlyto make sure everything's good.
  • 00:13:42.534 --> 00:13:46.639
  • to make sure everything's good.That stuff drives me crazy.
  • 00:13:46.639 --> 00:13:47.473
  • That stuff drives me crazy.We ain't gonna have it
  • 00:13:47.473 --> 00:13:48.941
  • We ain't gonna have itaround here.
  • 00:13:48.941 --> 00:13:51.844
  • around here.God deserves the best.
  • 00:13:51.844 --> 00:13:53.145
  • God deserves the best.Oh we're just Christians.
  • 00:13:53.145 --> 00:13:55.214
  • Oh we're just Christians.No, we are just Christians,
  • 00:13:55.214 --> 00:13:56.782
  • No, we are just Christians,therefore we don't go by,
  • 00:13:56.782 --> 00:13:58.417
  • therefore we don't go by,get by, slack by.
  • 00:13:58.417 --> 00:13:59.318
  • get by, slack by.I don't believe in just
  • 00:13:59.318 --> 00:14:01.387
  • I don't believe in justshowing up and you know,
  • 00:14:01.387 --> 00:14:02.788
  • showing up and you know,people gonna come in here,
  • 00:14:02.788 --> 00:14:04.456
  • people gonna come in here,it ought to be this good all
  • 00:14:04.456 --> 00:14:05.257
  • it ought to be this good allthe time.
  • 00:14:05.257 --> 00:14:06.158
  • the time.We don't just do this --
  • 00:14:06.158 --> 00:14:07.593
  • We don't just do this --we didn't just know you were
  • 00:14:07.593 --> 00:14:08.827
  • we didn't just know you werecoming today and made this
  • 00:14:08.827 --> 00:14:10.729
  • coming today and made thislook like this, this is what
  • 00:14:10.729 --> 00:14:16.435
  • look like this, this is whatwe do, this is who we are.
  • 00:14:16.435 --> 00:14:17.403
  • we do, this is who we are.We don't have to do a lot
  • 00:14:17.403 --> 00:14:18.737
  • We don't have to do a lotof stuff when somebody real
  • 00:14:18.737 --> 00:14:21.307
  • of stuff when somebody realspecial, some big shot governor,
  • 00:14:21.307 --> 00:14:22.808
  • special, some big shot governor,or if the President
  • 00:14:22.808 --> 00:14:24.176
  • or if the Presidentwere coming in here today we
  • 00:14:24.176 --> 00:14:25.644
  • were coming in here today wewouldn't do anything different,
  • 00:14:25.644 --> 00:14:28.747
  • wouldn't do anything different,this is what we do,
  • 00:14:28.747 --> 00:14:31.317
  • this is what we do,because He deserves the best.
  • 00:14:31.317 --> 00:14:32.551
  • because He deserves the best.Jesus Christ,
  • 00:14:32.551 --> 00:14:39.224
  • Jesus Christ,the one that we represent.
  • 00:14:39.224 --> 00:14:40.359
  • the one that we represent.All of you listening to me
  • 00:14:40.359 --> 00:14:41.961
  • All of you listening to meright now, you ought to have
  • 00:14:41.961 --> 00:14:44.063
  • right now, you ought to havean excellent spirit
  • 00:14:44.063 --> 00:14:47.366
  • an excellent spiriton the jobsite,
  • 00:14:47.366 --> 00:14:48.300
  • on the jobsite,clean up after
  • 00:14:48.300 --> 00:14:50.302
  • clean up afteryou did your work.
  • 00:14:50.302 --> 00:14:52.271
  • you did your work.Fix things up, do excellent,
  • 00:14:52.271 --> 00:14:53.072
  • Fix things up, do excellent,do excellent.
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  • do excellent.Don't just get by
  • 00:14:54.173 --> 00:14:55.040
  • Don't just get byand leave stuff.
  • 00:14:55.040 --> 00:14:56.208
  • and leave stuff.I can't stand for somebody
  • 00:14:56.208 --> 00:14:57.710
  • I can't stand for somebodyto come into my house
  • 00:14:57.710 --> 00:14:59.511
  • to come into my houseor whatever and do something,
  • 00:14:59.511 --> 00:15:01.213
  • or whatever and do something,and I'm paying them to do it,
  • 00:15:01.213 --> 00:15:02.381
  • and I'm paying them to do it,and then they leave the mess
  • 00:15:02.381 --> 00:15:05.951
  • and then they leave the messfor me to clean up.
  • 00:15:05.951 --> 00:15:08.454
  • for me to clean up.We need an excellent spirit,
  • 00:15:08.454 --> 00:15:10.956
  • We need an excellent spirit,because, notice that the king
  • 00:15:10.956 --> 00:15:15.461
  • because, notice that the kingwas watching 123 leaders,
  • 00:15:15.461 --> 00:15:17.730
  • was watching 123 leaders,and out of the 123,
  • 00:15:17.730 --> 00:15:19.164
  • and out of the 123,out of the 120 there was
  • 00:15:19.164 --> 00:15:21.767
  • out of the 120 there wasthree on the top, and the king
  • 00:15:21.767 --> 00:15:24.603
  • three on the top, and the kingnoticed how Daniel
  • 00:15:24.603 --> 00:15:28.240
  • noticed how Danieldistinguished himself,
  • 00:15:28.240 --> 00:15:29.341
  • distinguished himself,because he had
  • 00:15:29.341 --> 00:15:31.710
  • because he hadan excellent spirit.
  • 00:15:31.710 --> 00:15:32.878
  • an excellent spirit.Get an excellent spirit,
  • 00:15:32.878 --> 00:15:36.749
  • Get an excellent spirit,because your competitor has one.
  • 00:15:36.749 --> 00:15:41.153
  • because your competitor has one.Go clean up your closet.
  • 00:15:41.153 --> 00:15:44.089
  • Go clean up your closet.Go wash your car.
  • 00:15:44.089 --> 00:15:46.692
  • Go wash your car.Go clean out the trash
  • 00:15:46.692 --> 00:15:49.862
  • Go clean out the trashfrom your car.
  • 00:15:49.862 --> 00:15:52.197
  • from your car.I'm bad, I eat in the car.
  • 00:15:52.197 --> 00:15:53.799
  • I'm bad, I eat in the car.I'm bad about living basically
  • 00:15:53.799 --> 00:15:54.666
  • I'm bad about living basicallyout of the car,
  • 00:15:54.666 --> 00:15:55.934
  • out of the car,but at some point,
  • 00:15:55.934 --> 00:15:57.002
  • but at some point,I really believe what
  • 00:15:57.002 --> 00:15:57.903
  • I really believe whatI'm telling you,
  • 00:15:57.903 --> 00:16:00.105
  • I'm telling you,at some point the Holy Spirit
  • 00:16:00.105 --> 00:16:01.573
  • at some point the Holy Spiritwill convict you and say,
  • 00:16:01.573 --> 00:16:03.108
  • will convict you and say,your car is nasty,
  • 00:16:03.108 --> 00:16:07.146
  • your car is nasty,clean the car up.
  • 00:16:07.146 --> 00:16:08.647
  • clean the car up.Come on.
  • 00:16:08.647 --> 00:16:10.015
  • Come on.Is this too strong?
  • 00:16:10.015 --> 00:16:15.721
  • Is this too strong?You okay?
  • 00:16:15.721 --> 00:16:19.792
  • You okay?Be excellent on your jobsite.
  • 00:16:19.792 --> 00:16:24.463
  • Be excellent on your jobsite.Clean your truck up, wash it.
  • 00:16:24.463 --> 00:16:25.531
  • Clean your truck up, wash it.You got bumper stickers all
  • 00:16:25.531 --> 00:16:30.536
  • You got bumper stickers allabout Jesus, and the thing
  • 00:16:30.536 --> 00:16:31.470
  • about Jesus, and the thinghasn't been washed
  • 00:16:31.470 --> 00:16:34.206
  • hasn't been washedin four months.
  • 00:16:34.206 --> 00:16:35.240
  • in four months.At least -- I'm not saying --
  • 00:16:35.240 --> 00:16:36.108
  • At least -- I'm not saying --it don't matter what kind
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  • it don't matter what kindof car or how old, just make
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  • of car or how old, just makesure what you got is clean.
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  • sure what you got is clean.If you've got one pair of jeans
  • 00:16:40.779 --> 00:16:42.214
  • If you've got one pair of jeansand two shirts, make sure
  • 00:16:42.214 --> 00:16:43.982
  • and two shirts, make surethey're clean, and kept,
  • 00:16:43.982 --> 00:16:46.552
  • they're clean, and kept,and go -- you go like --
  • 00:16:46.552 --> 00:16:48.153
  • and go -- you go like --whatever God's given you,
  • 00:16:48.153 --> 00:16:50.889
  • whatever God's given you,do it with excellence.
  • 00:16:50.889 --> 00:16:52.091
  • do it with excellence.And if it's got a hole in it,
  • 00:16:52.091 --> 00:16:53.125
  • And if it's got a hole in it,wear it with --
  • 00:16:53.125 --> 00:16:55.060
  • wear it with --wear that hole with excellence.
  • 00:16:55.060 --> 00:16:55.894
  • wear that hole with excellence.Rip it a little more
  • 00:16:55.894 --> 00:17:03.135
  • Rip it a little moreand it'll be better in style.
  • 00:17:03.135 --> 00:17:06.438
  • and it'll be better in style.I love it because he didn't
  • 00:17:06.438 --> 00:17:09.374
  • I love it because he didn'thave a just get over attitude.
  • 00:17:09.374 --> 00:17:10.809
  • have a just get over attitude.Do enough to look
  • 00:17:10.809 --> 00:17:13.579
  • Do enough to looklike I'm doing it.
  • 00:17:13.579 --> 00:17:15.114
  • like I'm doing it.Oh, are you one
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  • Oh, are you oneof those employees?
  • 00:17:16.982 --> 00:17:17.950
  • of those employees?That you do enough to look
  • 00:17:17.950 --> 00:17:21.820
  • That you do enough to looklike you're doing it?
  • 00:17:21.820 --> 00:17:24.923
  • like you're doing it?Find something on him,
  • 00:17:24.923 --> 00:17:26.492
  • Find something on him,his colleagues said.
  • 00:17:26.492 --> 00:17:27.726
  • his colleagues said.We've gotta find something
  • 00:17:27.726 --> 00:17:31.363
  • We've gotta find somethingon him and sabotage his success.
  • 00:17:31.363 --> 00:17:32.131
  • on him and sabotage his success.And I love this,
  • 00:17:32.131 --> 00:17:33.465
  • And I love this,this is my last point.
  • 00:17:33.465 --> 00:17:34.600
  • this is my last point.They started checking
  • 00:17:34.600 --> 00:17:35.901
  • They started checkinghis record, they started
  • 00:17:35.901 --> 00:17:37.202
  • his record, they startedchecking his work,
  • 00:17:37.202 --> 00:17:38.504
  • checking his work,they started checking
  • 00:17:38.504 --> 00:17:39.638
  • they started checkinghis integrity,
  • 00:17:39.638 --> 00:17:41.974
  • his integrity,they started looking, you know,
  • 00:17:41.974 --> 00:17:43.509
  • they started looking, you know,let's find him in a lie.
  • 00:17:43.509 --> 00:17:44.443
  • let's find him in a lie.Let's find him
  • 00:17:44.443 --> 00:17:45.444
  • Let's find himstealing something.
  • 00:17:45.444 --> 00:17:46.745
  • stealing something.Let's find him cheating.
  • 00:17:46.745 --> 00:17:49.014
  • Let's find him cheating.Let's find him having an affair.
  • 00:17:49.014 --> 00:17:50.382
  • Let's find him having an affair.Let's find him sleeping
  • 00:17:50.382 --> 00:17:53.018
  • Let's find him sleepingwith somebody, and let's leak it
  • 00:17:53.018 --> 00:17:54.653
  • with somebody, and let's leak itto the king and then he'll lose
  • 00:17:54.653 --> 00:17:56.788
  • to the king and then he'll losehis power because he ain't
  • 00:17:56.788 --> 00:17:58.056
  • his power because he ain'tall that, he doesn't really
  • 00:17:58.056 --> 00:17:59.625
  • all that, he doesn't reallyhave that kind of excellence
  • 00:17:59.625 --> 00:18:03.061
  • have that kind of excellencein every aspect of his life.
  • 00:18:03.061 --> 00:18:04.062
  • in every aspect of his life.But when you have an excellent
  • 00:18:04.062 --> 00:18:06.031
  • But when you have an excellentspirit it also hits
  • 00:18:06.031 --> 00:18:07.833
  • spirit it also hitsyour character.
  • 00:18:07.833 --> 00:18:09.902
  • your character.It hits your integrity.
  • 00:18:09.902 --> 00:18:12.571
  • It hits your integrity.You carry yourself in a way
  • 00:18:12.571 --> 00:18:13.906
  • You carry yourself in a waythat you understand,
  • 00:18:13.906 --> 00:18:15.807
  • that you understand,I am to be who God has called me
  • 00:18:15.807 --> 00:18:17.843
  • I am to be who God has called meto be no matter where I am.
  • 00:18:17.843 --> 00:18:20.012
  • to be no matter where I am.No matter what setting I'm in,
  • 00:18:20.012 --> 00:18:23.248
  • No matter what setting I'm in,and I don't have secrets.
  • 00:18:23.248 --> 00:18:25.150
  • and I don't have secrets.And they tried to find a lie,
  • 00:18:25.150 --> 00:18:26.885
  • And they tried to find a lie,they tried to find a theft,
  • 00:18:26.885 --> 00:18:28.554
  • they tried to find a theft,they tried to find him cheating,
  • 00:18:28.554 --> 00:18:30.455
  • they tried to find him cheating,but notice that when
  • 00:18:30.455 --> 00:18:32.925
  • but notice that whenthe Holy Spirit really gets
  • 00:18:32.925 --> 00:18:34.193
  • the Holy Spirit really getsahold of you,
  • 00:18:34.193 --> 00:18:37.029
  • ahold of you,He'll make you dependable.
  • 00:18:37.029 --> 00:18:39.231
  • He'll make you dependable.He'll make you trustworthy.
  • 00:18:39.231 --> 00:18:40.732
  • He'll make you trustworthy.He'll make you faithful.
  • 00:18:40.732 --> 00:18:42.801
  • He'll make you faithful.The Bible said they could not
  • 00:18:42.801 --> 00:18:44.369
  • The Bible said they could notfind a lie,
  • 00:18:44.369 --> 00:18:46.471
  • find a lie,they could not find thievery,
  • 00:18:46.471 --> 00:18:48.006
  • they could not find thievery,they could not find
  • 00:18:48.006 --> 00:18:49.841
  • they could not findsexual affairs,
  • 00:18:49.841 --> 00:18:51.743
  • sexual affairs,they could not find things
  • 00:18:51.743 --> 00:18:55.247
  • they could not find thingsthat were -- you know,
  • 00:18:55.247 --> 00:18:57.082
  • that were -- you know,there that they could attack
  • 00:18:57.082 --> 00:18:58.450
  • there that they could attackhis character with.
  • 00:18:58.450 --> 00:19:01.620
  • his character with.He was what he was because
  • 00:19:01.620 --> 00:19:05.924
  • He was what he was becausehe had an excellent spirit.
  • 00:19:05.924 --> 00:19:08.327
  • he had an excellent spirit.And I'm telling you today,
  • 00:19:08.327 --> 00:19:10.028
  • And I'm telling you today,that this little sermon may
  • 00:19:10.028 --> 00:19:11.363
  • that this little sermon maynot be about miracles,
  • 00:19:11.363 --> 00:19:13.365
  • not be about miracles,signs and wonders in the third
  • 00:19:13.365 --> 00:19:16.201
  • signs and wonders in the thirdrealm of the angel band
  • 00:19:16.201 --> 00:19:18.370
  • realm of the angel bandof the seventh horn of the book
  • 00:19:18.370 --> 00:19:20.973
  • of the seventh horn of the bookof Revelation,
  • 00:19:20.973 --> 00:19:22.307
  • of Revelation,but boy I tell you what,
  • 00:19:22.307 --> 00:19:23.809
  • but boy I tell you what,if you get an excellent spirit,
  • 00:19:23.809 --> 00:19:26.245
  • if you get an excellent spirit,just like 26 or 27 years ago
  • 00:19:26.245 --> 00:19:27.579
  • just like 26 or 27 years agothe Lord said,
  • 00:19:27.579 --> 00:19:29.381
  • the Lord said,preach that into this church,
  • 00:19:29.381 --> 00:19:30.148
  • preach that into this church,preach it.
  • 00:19:30.148 --> 00:19:30.949
  • preach it.And I've preached it over
  • 00:19:30.949 --> 00:19:32.117
  • And I've preached it overand over in different ways.
  • 00:19:32.117 --> 00:19:33.318
  • and over in different ways.I've preached it over and over
  • 00:19:33.318 --> 00:19:34.286
  • I've preached it over and overin different ways,
  • 00:19:34.286 --> 00:19:35.220
  • in different ways,but I kept going back
  • 00:19:35.220 --> 00:19:36.121
  • but I kept going backto the theme,
  • 00:19:36.121 --> 00:19:37.489
  • to the theme,we need an excellent spirit,
  • 00:19:37.489 --> 00:19:39.157
  • we need an excellent spirit,we need excellent ushers,
  • 00:19:39.157 --> 00:19:40.859
  • we need excellent ushers,we need excellent choir,
  • 00:19:40.859 --> 00:19:42.160
  • we need excellent choir,we need excellent music,
  • 00:19:42.160 --> 00:19:43.195
  • we need excellent music,we need excellent --
  • 00:19:43.195 --> 00:19:44.496
  • we need excellent --we didn't have but one camera
  • 00:19:44.496 --> 00:19:45.631
  • we didn't have but one cameraup in the balcony,
  • 00:19:45.631 --> 00:19:48.900
  • up in the balcony,a VCR camera and a cassette
  • 00:19:48.900 --> 00:19:51.870
  • a VCR camera and a cassettetape ministry, and one that
  • 00:19:51.870 --> 00:19:53.905
  • tape ministry, and one thatdid three tapes at a time
  • 00:19:53.905 --> 00:19:55.207
  • did three tapes at a timeand you had to go to a little
  • 00:19:55.207 --> 00:19:56.475
  • and you had to go to a littletable out in the lobby
  • 00:19:56.475 --> 00:19:59.444
  • table out in the lobbyand get a cassette tape.
  • 00:19:59.444 --> 00:20:00.846
  • and get a cassette tape.But we did it with excellence,
  • 00:20:00.846 --> 00:20:02.381
  • But we did it with excellence,we bought little t-shirts
  • 00:20:02.381 --> 00:20:04.316
  • we bought little t-shirtsfor the video man.
  • 00:20:04.316 --> 00:20:05.884
  • for the video man.We bought little t-shirts
  • 00:20:05.884 --> 00:20:07.486
  • We bought little t-shirtsfor the girls that were selling
  • 00:20:07.486 --> 00:20:09.054
  • for the girls that were sellingthe tapes, and they did it.
  • 00:20:09.054 --> 00:20:12.090
  • the tapes, and they did it.And we got some little stickers
  • 00:20:12.090 --> 00:20:13.892
  • And we got some little stickersand put 'em on there and put --
  • 00:20:13.892 --> 00:20:14.860
  • and put 'em on there and put --Church on Fire,
  • 00:20:14.860 --> 00:20:15.627
  • Church on Fire,that's what we called
  • 00:20:15.627 --> 00:20:17.262
  • that's what we calledit back then, Church on Fire.
  • 00:20:17.262 --> 00:20:18.297
  • it back then, Church on Fire.And we were selling those
  • 00:20:18.297 --> 00:20:19.264
  • And we were selling thoselittle -- you know it's just
  • 00:20:19.264 --> 00:20:20.165
  • little -- you know it's justa little thing but we got
  • 00:20:20.165 --> 00:20:21.166
  • a little thing but we gotexcellent with it.
  • 00:20:21.166 --> 00:20:22.000
  • excellent with it.One camera,
  • 00:20:22.000 --> 00:20:22.868
  • One camera,now we got I don't know,
  • 00:20:22.868 --> 00:20:23.802
  • now we got I don't know,how many six, seven,
  • 00:20:23.802 --> 00:20:24.770
  • how many six, seven,eight, nine?
  • 00:20:24.770 --> 00:20:25.704
  • eight, nine?I don't know how many,
  • 00:20:25.704 --> 00:20:27.239
  • I don't know how many,big 'ole cameras,
  • 00:20:27.239 --> 00:20:30.976
  • big 'ole cameras,expensive cameras.
  • 00:20:30.976 --> 00:20:34.146
  • expensive cameras.And we go to 200 nations
  • 00:20:34.146 --> 00:20:36.381
  • And we go to 200 nationsaround the world,
  • 00:20:36.381 --> 00:20:37.716
  • around the world,but we were excellent
  • 00:20:37.716 --> 00:20:39.584
  • but we were excellentwith one little camera.
  • 00:20:39.584 --> 00:20:41.019
  • with one little camera.We did the best we could,
  • 00:20:41.019 --> 00:20:43.021
  • We did the best we could,we took it serious.
  • 00:20:43.021 --> 00:20:44.556
  • we took it serious.We would pray, and get together
  • 00:20:44.556 --> 00:20:45.457
  • We would pray, and get togetherand hold hands.
  • 00:20:45.457 --> 00:20:48.560
  • and hold hands.Lord, we're sending out 25 VCR
  • 00:20:48.560 --> 00:20:50.095
  • Lord, we're sending out 25 VCRtapes this week,
  • 00:20:50.095 --> 00:20:51.063
  • tapes this week,cause we're getting orders
  • 00:20:51.063 --> 00:20:53.865
  • cause we're getting ordersfrom all over the world, 25.
  • 00:20:53.865 --> 00:20:55.367
  • from all over the world, 25.Basically from ball grounds,
  • 00:20:55.367 --> 00:20:56.234
  • Basically from ball grounds,somebody ordered one
  • 00:20:56.234 --> 00:21:02.107
  • somebody ordered onein Tacoma, Cleveland,
  • 00:21:02.107 --> 00:21:06.778
  • in Tacoma, Cleveland,but we were excellent.
  • 00:21:06.778 --> 00:21:08.380
  • but we were excellent.Now, I don't care who walks
  • 00:21:08.380 --> 00:21:10.482
  • Now, I don't care who walksin here, now, I'm never
  • 00:21:10.482 --> 00:21:12.050
  • in here, now, I'm neverembarrassed at anybody
  • 00:21:12.050 --> 00:21:13.452
  • embarrassed at anybodycoming in here, cause I know
  • 00:21:13.452 --> 00:21:15.554
  • coming in here, cause I knowwe prayed, I know we fasted,
  • 00:21:15.554 --> 00:21:17.222
  • we prayed, I know we fasted,I know we've sought God's face.
  • 00:21:17.222 --> 00:21:18.924
  • I know we've sought God's face.I know our teams are excellent,
  • 00:21:18.924 --> 00:21:20.392
  • I know our teams are excellent,I know our worship is excellent,
  • 00:21:20.392 --> 00:21:21.293
  • I know our worship is excellent,and we do it with
  • 00:21:21.293 --> 00:21:22.794
  • and we do it withan excellent spirit.
  • 00:21:22.794 --> 00:21:24.396
  • an excellent spirit.We're not here to glorify us,
  • 00:21:24.396 --> 00:21:25.964
  • We're not here to glorify us,our name, we're not even here
  • 00:21:25.964 --> 00:21:27.466
  • our name, we're not even hereto glorify Free Chapel,
  • 00:21:27.466 --> 00:21:28.400
  • to glorify Free Chapel,who cares.
  • 00:21:28.400 --> 00:21:30.702
  • who cares.We're here to glorify
  • 00:21:30.702 --> 00:21:33.105
  • We're here to glorifyJesus Christ.
  • 00:21:33.105 --> 00:21:34.773
  • Jesus Christ.We must be excellent.
  • 00:21:34.773 --> 00:21:39.044
  • We must be excellent.Come on and shout amen somebody.
  • 00:21:39.044 --> 00:21:40.112
  • Come on and shout amen somebody.I don't want you to leave,
  • 00:21:40.112 --> 00:21:41.513
  • I don't want you to leave,I want you to stand to your feet
  • 00:21:41.513 --> 00:21:42.481
  • I want you to stand to your feetat every campus,
  • 00:21:42.481 --> 00:21:43.949
  • at every campus,all over this room,
  • 00:21:43.949 --> 00:21:45.317
  • all over this room,and all of our rooms.
  • 00:21:45.317 --> 00:21:47.552
  • and all of our rooms.Just stand to your feet.
  • 00:21:47.552 --> 00:21:48.520
  • Just stand to your feet.Every head bowed,
  • 00:21:48.520 --> 00:21:50.756
  • Every head bowed,every eye closed.
  • 00:21:50.756 --> 00:21:51.390
  • every eye closed.If you would say,
  • 00:21:51.390 --> 00:21:52.691
  • If you would say,Pastor Jentezen,
  • 00:21:52.691 --> 00:21:54.326
  • Pastor Jentezen,I'm not living an excellent life
  • 00:21:54.326 --> 00:21:56.395
  • I'm not living an excellent lifefor Jesus Christ.
  • 00:21:56.395 --> 00:21:57.562
  • for Jesus Christ.Pastor pray for me,
  • 00:21:57.562 --> 00:21:58.897
  • Pastor pray for me,I know I'm not right with God,
  • 00:21:58.897 --> 00:22:00.532
  • I know I'm not right with God,but I want to be, pray for me.
  • 00:22:00.532 --> 00:22:01.633
  • but I want to be, pray for me.If that's you, boldly raise
  • 00:22:01.633 --> 00:22:02.467
  • If that's you, boldly raiseyour hand right
  • 00:22:02.467 --> 00:22:03.235
  • your hand rightwhere you're standing.
  • 00:22:03.235 --> 00:22:04.236
  • where you're standing.I want to see it.
  • 00:22:04.236 --> 00:22:05.270
  • I want to see it.That's fantastic,
  • 00:22:05.270 --> 00:22:06.471
  • That's fantastic,that's amazing.
  • 00:22:06.471 --> 00:22:07.406
  • that's amazing.It's fantastic.
  • 00:22:07.406 --> 00:22:08.774
  • It's fantastic.They're going up.
  • 00:22:08.774 --> 00:22:10.142
  • They're going up.Every campus lift your hand,
  • 00:22:10.142 --> 00:22:12.277
  • Every campus lift your hand,right here, lift your hand high.
  • 00:22:12.277 --> 00:22:13.211
  • right here, lift your hand high.If you're in overflow lift
  • 00:22:13.211 --> 00:22:14.246
  • If you're in overflow liftyour hand if God's speaking
  • 00:22:14.246 --> 00:22:15.213
  • your hand if God's speakingto you.
  • 00:22:15.213 --> 00:22:16.047
  • to you.Every one of you that have
  • 00:22:16.047 --> 00:22:17.315
  • Every one of you that haveyour hand high,
  • 00:22:17.315 --> 00:22:18.150
  • your hand high,I want you to get out
  • 00:22:18.150 --> 00:22:19.084
  • I want you to get outof the seat where you're
  • 00:22:19.084 --> 00:22:20.385
  • of the seat where you'restanding right now,
  • 00:22:20.385 --> 00:22:21.319
  • standing right now,and I want you to come down
  • 00:22:21.319 --> 00:22:22.320
  • and I want you to come downfront just as quick as you
  • 00:22:22.320 --> 00:22:23.622
  • front just as quick as youcan come.
  • 00:22:23.622 --> 00:22:24.689
  • can come.Come on, just as quick
  • 00:22:24.689 --> 00:22:25.991
  • Come on, just as quickas you can come.
  • 00:22:25.991 --> 00:22:27.559
  • as you can come.You're so close to it.
  • 00:22:27.559 --> 00:22:29.761
  • You're so close to it.You're so close to it.
  • 00:22:29.761 --> 00:22:31.997
  • You're so close to it.You know you were born
  • 00:22:31.997 --> 00:22:33.465
  • You know you were bornfor greater things.
  • 00:22:33.465 --> 00:22:34.499
  • for greater things.You know you were not born
  • 00:22:34.499 --> 00:22:36.067
  • You know you were not bornfor mediocracy.
  • 00:22:36.067 --> 00:22:37.202
  • for mediocracy.You know you were not born
  • 00:22:37.202 --> 00:22:38.870
  • You know you were not bornfor common life.
  • 00:22:38.870 --> 00:22:40.138
  • for common life.You know you were not born
  • 00:22:40.138 --> 00:22:42.174
  • You know you were not bornjust to be ordinary.
  • 00:22:42.174 --> 00:22:44.142
  • just to be ordinary.Let's pray this prayer.
  • 00:22:44.142 --> 00:22:45.243
  • Let's pray this prayer.Pray it from your heart,
  • 00:22:45.243 --> 00:22:46.178
  • Pray it from your heart,everybody in this room under
  • 00:22:46.178 --> 00:22:47.446
  • everybody in this room underthe sound of my voice.
  • 00:22:47.446 --> 00:22:48.780
  • the sound of my voice.Every campus, say these words.
  • 00:22:48.780 --> 00:22:52.317
  • Every campus, say these words.Lord Jesus, I surrender.
  • 00:22:52.317 --> 00:22:54.286
  • Lord Jesus, I surrender.I give my life to you.
  • 00:22:54.286 --> 00:22:56.021
  • I give my life to you.I believe in you.
  • 00:22:56.021 --> 00:22:58.390
  • I believe in you.I thank you that the chains
  • 00:22:58.390 --> 00:23:00.625
  • I thank you that the chainsthat have bound me have been
  • 00:23:00.625 --> 00:23:02.727
  • that have bound me have beensevered by the truth of your
  • 00:23:02.727 --> 00:23:04.696
  • severed by the truth of yourword, and I know there's
  • 00:23:04.696 --> 00:23:06.798
  • word, and I know there'san excellent life.
  • 00:23:06.798 --> 00:23:08.967
  • an excellent life.There's an excellent life
  • 00:23:08.967 --> 00:23:10.802
  • There's an excellent lifethat you have called me to.
  • 00:23:10.802 --> 00:23:13.505
  • that you have called me to.I receive it, I thank you Lord
  • 00:23:13.505 --> 00:23:15.307
  • I receive it, I thank you Lordthat you bled and died,
  • 00:23:15.307 --> 00:23:17.642
  • that you bled and died,and rose on the third day
  • 00:23:17.642 --> 00:23:19.578
  • and rose on the third dayto give me a brand new life,
  • 00:23:19.578 --> 00:23:21.413
  • to give me a brand new life,and today I embrace it,
  • 00:23:21.413 --> 00:23:23.415
  • and today I embrace it,and today I receive it,
  • 00:23:23.415 --> 00:23:26.852
  • and today I receive it,and today I declare Jesus Christ
  • 00:23:26.852 --> 00:23:29.688
  • and today I declare Jesus Christis my Lord and my savior,
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  • is my Lord and my savior,and I will live for Him,
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  • and I will live for Him,and I will be excellent for Him
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  • and I will be excellent for Himin Jesus' name.
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  • in Jesus' name.Now just give God a mighty
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  • As you know,
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  • As you know,the most significant election
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  • the most significant electionin our nation's history
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  • in our nation's historyis coming up
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  • is coming upin just eight weeks.
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  • in just eight weeks.And while I don't ever tell
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  • And while I don't ever tellanyone who to vote for,
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  • anyone who to vote for,I do believe
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  • I do believeit is a tremendous duty
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  • it is a tremendous dutyof every follower of Christ
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  • of every follower of Christto do these three things.
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  • to do these three things.Pray for nation,
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  • Pray for nation,pray for the will of God,
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  • pray for the will of God,and pray about
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  • and pray aboutwho you will vote for.
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  • who you will vote for.And thirdly, you need
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  • And thirdly, you needto only fast and pray,
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  • to only fast and pray,but you need to vote.
  • 00:24:11.730 --> 00:24:12.964
  • but you need to vote.And if you want to register
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  • And if you want to registerto vote, we've made it
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  • to vote, we've made itso easy for you.
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  • so easy for you.All you have to do
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  • All you have to doto register in your state
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  • to register in your stateis you can go on our website.
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  • is you can go on our website.Just click
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  • Just clickthe banner right there,
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  • the banner right there,and at the top to confirm
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  • and at the top to confirmyour registration.
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  • your registration.And I'll also, in closing,
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  • to all of you
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  • to all of youwho have been so generous
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  • who have been so generousto give to this ministry.
  • 00:24:33.885 --> 00:24:35.687
  • to give to this ministry.Your support helps us,
  • 00:24:35.687 --> 00:24:36.788
  • Your support helps us,number one,
  • 00:24:36.788 --> 00:24:37.956
  • number one,preach the Gospel
  • 00:24:37.956 --> 00:24:39.324
  • preach the Gospelto 200 nations
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  • to 200 nationsaround the globe.
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  • around the globe.We have millions of dollars
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  • We have millions of dollarsof air time.
  • 00:24:43.395 --> 00:24:44.663
  • of air time.What we do with any money
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  • What we do with any moneyleft over is we do amazing
  • 00:24:47.332 --> 00:24:49.467
  • left over is we do amazingsupport for outreach projects,
  • 00:24:49.467 --> 00:24:50.735
  • support for outreach projects,mission projects,
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  • mission projects,ongoing projects in nations
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  • ongoing projects in nationslike Israel to feed
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  • like Israel to feedand bring comfort
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  • and bring comfortto some of the remaining,
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  • to some of the remaining,Holocaust survivors
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  • Holocaust survivorsin Israel.
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  • in Israel.You know, God said,
  • 00:25:01.546 --> 00:25:02.614
  • You know, God said,"If you bless Israel,
  • 00:25:02.614 --> 00:25:03.748
  • "If you bless Israel,I'll bless you.
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  • I'll bless you.I'll bless your business.
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  • I'll bless your business.I'll prosper the work
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  • I'll prosper the workof your hands."
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  • of your hands."Here's my announcer
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  • - We are entering a critical
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  • election season
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  • in the United States.
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  • And times like these always
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  • require action from the body
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  • of Christ.
  • 00:25:18.129 --> 00:25:19.464
  • That's why we, as a ministry,
  • 00:25:19.464 --> 00:25:21.633
  • have been fasting and praying.
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  • So this is our three-step
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  • strategy for restoration,
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  • renewal, and revival
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  • in America.
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  • Pray, fast, vote.
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  • The stakes are high for America
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  • and its friends and allies
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  • around the world, too.
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  • Especially Israel.
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  • We share common values,
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  • and common civilization,
  • 00:25:38.717 --> 00:25:39.818
  • and most importantly,
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  • we share the same God
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  • of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob,
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  • Jentezen Franklin Media
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  • Ministries continues to do
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  • everything we can to bring
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  • help and comfort
  • 00:25:48.560 --> 00:25:49.628
  • to the elderly Holocaust
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  • survivors of Israel.
  • 00:25:51.096 --> 00:25:52.197
  • And this month, when you give
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  • your best gift of $500 or more
  • 00:25:54.532 --> 00:25:56.267
  • to help these precious survivors
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  • we want to send you our
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  • brand new Acres of Diamonds
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  • curriculum kit,
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  • and this special edition
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  • Jentezen Franklin Legacy
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  • Study Bible.
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  • With your gift of $300 or more
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  • this month,
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  • we'll send you "Anoint
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  • the Place of Your Dreams"
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  • on CD, an anointing oil set,
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  • and the Jentezen Franklin
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  • Legacy Study Bible.
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  • And, with your gift of $50
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  • or more this month we want
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  • to send you Jentezen Franklin's
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  • Pray, Fast, Vote book
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  • and the "Spirit of Honor"
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  • CD and DVD combo.
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  • Your support is fulfilling
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  • biblical prophecy by
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  • bringing comfort to the nation
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  • of Israel, preach the good news,
  • 00:26:28.366 --> 00:26:29.401
  • and helping those
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  • in desperate need around
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  • the globe.
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  • Call now, or visit us
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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.
  • 00:26:41.980 --> 00:26:43.348
  • It's an amazing trip,
  • 00:26:43.348 --> 00:26:44.282
  • unlike anything
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  • you've ever experienced,
  • 00:26:45.950 --> 00:26:47.619
  • and we'll be on the trip,
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  • we get on the busses,
  • 00:26:48.820 --> 00:26:50.355
  • our family will be on there,
  • 00:26:50.355 --> 00:26:51.356
  • and I promise you,
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  • it will change your life.
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  • You've been thinking about it,
  • 00:26:54.559 --> 00:26:55.527
  • 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
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  • in the holy land.
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  • - We hope you've enjoyed
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  • this teaching
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  • by Jentezen Franklin,
  • 00:27:16.981 --> 00:27:17.749
  • and thank you
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  • for your continued support
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  • of this ministry.
  • 00:27:20.585 --> 00:27:21.386
  • Your prayers
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  • and financial support
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