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  • -ANNOUNCER: What would youchange in your life?
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  • - What if you could unleash themiraculous in your
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  • everyday life?
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  • - Experience freedom, live inpeace, change the world. Become
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  • Spirit Contemporary. Join LeonFontaine, world renowned
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  • conference speaker, seniorpastor of Canada's fastest
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  • growing church, and CEOof Canada's only
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  • Christian TV station.
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  • -LEON FONTAINE: I don't want alife of disappointment where
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  • this didn't happen, that didn'thappen. So now I'm going to
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  • blame my mother. I'm going toblame my pastor. I'm going to
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  • blame my father. I'm going toblame my wife. I'm going to
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  • blame -, Listen, you can't blameanybody because what has been
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  • invested in you is you are theking of your life.
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  • -ANNOUNCER: In John 10:10, itsays that Jesus came to give us
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  • life, and life more abundantly.So, why is there such a
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  • disconnect between this biblicalpromise, and how most Christians
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  • live today? Why have so manybelievers become spiritually
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  • weak, and ineffective at sharingJesus' message of love? THE
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  • SPIRIT CONTEMPORARY LIFE is theanswer. It's being led by Holy
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  • Spirit, but in a contemporaryway. It's being Jesus and
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  • demonstrating His love in wayspeople can understand and
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  • appreciate. Spirit Contemporaryis unique for everyone. It never
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  • compromises the truth, and itnever makes others feel
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  • uncomfortable. It's freeingyourself from religious
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  • constraints, and walking freelyin God's amazing grace, for His
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  • purpose. THE SPIRIT CONTEMPORARYLIFE is absolutely crucial if
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  • the global church and her peopleare going to change the world.
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  • - Later in the show, we'll tellyou how you can reserve your
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  • copy of today's resource. Enrichyour soul and renew your mind
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  • with this timely series.
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  • - And now, from Winnipeg,Canada, pastor Leon Fontaine.
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  • -LEON: As a kid, I lovedhearing the stories of the Old
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  • Testament and The New. My momand dad, our Sunday school
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  • teachers. I mean, would talk tous about men like Samson. Oh, I
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  • could just wish I could pick upthe city gates and take out
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  • 1.600 enemies. David taken outgiants. Elijah calling down
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  • fire. I mean, hero after herofrom the Old Testament. They
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  • would tell me the stories inliving color. They wouldn't just
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  • read the verses. They would justtell the story of what would
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  • have been, must have been likefor a teenage shepherd boy to
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  • step out into a valley filledwith enemies looking at him, and
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  • his own army jeering at him, hisbrothers and to get up and to be
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  • strong and what God did. I mean,incredible people like Esther
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  • and Ruth. So the stories and Iwant to challenge you. Make sure
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  • the only stories your kids heararen't Disney. You know, it's
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  • fun to have fun. But, man, makesure they know the stories of
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  • the Bible. The stories of Pauland Silas in the jail and
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  • shaking it up. Jesus walking onwater. I mean, the Bible is
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  • filled with stories that we needto be teaching our children so
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  • that they know their God. Theyknow what Jesus is like. The one
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  • thing that I'm noticing thatvery few people teach on and few
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  • understand the body of Christ iswhat is the reality of you being
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  • a new creation. What are theprinciples? Who are you now as a
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  • new creation? And most peopledon't know. And so I'm going to
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  • touch on this topic today. Andin fact, I'm going to call this
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  • message, "Prophet, King, Priest,and Judge." What do I mean by
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  • that? Well, in the Old Testamentmost people were a part of, you
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  • know, that they are the childrenof Israel. That God would guide
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  • them. But He would guide themand govern them and judge,
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  • etcetera, through these fouroffices. You know, if you were
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  • the king. There is one king. Youknow, if you were a prophet,
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  • usually one prophet of God. Theywould train lots of guys to
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  • teach the Bible but that you'rea prophet of God. And the
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  • presence of God would come onthe person He chooses the king
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  • to do kingly things. Thepresence of God would come upon
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  • the prophet to do propheticthings to, and I'm not teaching
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  • on this, but to kind of know thedirection that the country
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  • should go and to be aware ofwhat's going wrong. Then
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  • there'll be the priest who wouldgo into the holy of holies and
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  • he would offer the sacrifice.And so, then there would be the
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  • judge. When you look at thejudges in the Old Testament who
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  • before the kings came along,they would begin to judge
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  • decisions for people and makejudgments. And so there was
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  • about four different types ofanointing that were there. And
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  • then other than that everybodyelse kind of, it was just the
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  • herd of the children of Israelwho looked to them for all of
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  • these areas. Now, listen tothis. When Jesus died on the
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  • cross, it's no longer whichanointing here, which -, We all
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  • have Jesus on the inside of us.And Jesus by the way, His
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  • presence is within us. And sothe Bible shows us now a new
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  • creation. Truth is that you arekings and priests. That means
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  • that you have authority andpower over your life. As a
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  • priest, you can go into the holyof holies because you are
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  • actually. But you can communewith God. You can get to know
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  • God for yourself. Your kings,priests. You are literally
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  • prophets and judges. The wordsthat you speak every day are
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  • prophesying your future. Becautious about what you say. You
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  • are a judge over your own life.And the Bible's teaching us that
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  • He set before us life and death.It says that, you know, that we
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  • have been given the power tobind and loose. You get to judge
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  • what you want loose in your lifeand what you want stopped in
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  • your life. What you want releasein your life and what you want
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  • bound. The Bible even give us anindicator of what to believe
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  • for. It says, "Thy will be doneon earth as it is in heaven."
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  • You, my friend, are a king, aprophet, a judge. You, my
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  • friend, are a priest. You aremaking decisions about your
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  • future. And the Holy Spirit ishere. He is our helper. And so
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  • He's guiding us into all truth.But what a beautiful picture to
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  • look at the Old Testament andsee these offices and recognize
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  • that now you and I. Now, thatdoesn't mind that you're the
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  • king over other people. Theprophet over other people. The
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  • priest for other people. No, no,no. Remember, your life. Now, in
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  • the church of Jesus Christ,which is another message. We've
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  • got the five-fold ministry,apostles, prophets, pastors,
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  • evangelists, teachers, and thoseare set by God. And that's to
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  • work as a church together.Today, I'm talking about you,
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  • your life, your kids, yourmarriage, your career, your
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  • future, winning the lost toChrist. You as an individual.
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  • You are these things. And if youdon't understand this, you are
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  • never going to live your life invictory. In Romans 10:9-11, it's
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  • talking about confession here.No, I'm not talking about
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  • confessing your sins. This is adifferent kind of confession.
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  • And it says that if you willconfess with your mouth the Lord
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  • Jesus and believe in your heartthat God hath raised Him from
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  • the dead, you will be saved.Now, that word "saved", sozo,
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  • doesn't mean just saved frometernity and hell. It means
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  • saved from the entire curse ofthe law, poverty, sickness,
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  • mental illness, kidnapping,destruction. You are literally
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  • saved. And how? By theconfession of your mouth and by
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  • the believing in your heart.Then it goes on to say, "For
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  • with your heart you believe butwith your mouth confession is
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  • made." And then it says in verse11, "Whosoever believes on Him
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  • shall not be ashamed." Now, thatword "ashamed" also means
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  • disappointed. So many peoplewho've been taught wrong and
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  • tried Jesus. Never been taughttheir identity. The truths of
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  • the new creation. The authoritythat has been invested into
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  • them. That they are kings,priests, judges. They are
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  • literally prophets. You arespeaking and you are determining
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  • your future. Your future whetheror not you succeed or go down,
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  • God has placed it in your hands.And so that kingly ability that
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  • the king would have in the OldTestament. You have to rule and
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  • reign with Him in your life. Andoverall, the lives of the enemy
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  • and the things that would attackyou. You are a prophet. Meaning
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  • in the prophets of the old woulddeclare the future. And if there
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  • was a real prophet, it wouldhappen. If it, if he wasn't a
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  • real prophet, things wouldn'thappen. That was the judgment.
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  • The prophet Samuel it says, notone word that came out of his
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  • mouth ever did not happen. Didyou know that you are a prophet
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  • for your future? The words thatyou speak in everyday
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  • conversation, in your prayertime, whether or not you're
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  • confessing the Word. Then you'reconfessing something else. And
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  • your muttering when you're byyourself. You're angry shouting
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  • at somebody. You're banging yourhead against the wall and making
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  • declarations. The Bible issaying that the words of your
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  • mouth in one scripture. You arejustified or you are condemned.
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  • You are the judge. You speak thewords over your life. If you're
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  • going to be negative and angryand blame others and talk about
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  • others and gossip and justdeclare this world is awful,
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  • everything suck and it's goingnowhere. All of these words are
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  • self-fulfilling. They are beingplanted in your heart and they
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  • are bearing fruit into yourfuture. It is over and over what
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  • are you saying as a judge. TheBible's very clear like I said
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  • earlier. That you aredetermining. You are judging
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  • between life-giving words or youare judging between death-giving
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  • words. Your words bring life.Your words bring death. They
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  • bring death to relationships,death to health, death to your
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  • future. And so prayer is not abegging, bugging, and pleading
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  • with God. Prayer is adeclaration of the inheritance
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  • that you have already been givenby God because of Jesus dying in
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  • your place. One of the thingsyou've got to understand, is
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  • that your mouth is not just forcommunication. It's just not to
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  • tell everybody how you feel orto give somebody else a piece of
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  • your unrenewed mind. But yourmouth, you are speaking and
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  • prophesying your future. Let mehang around with you for about a
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  • week, and I will tell you in anerring accuracy what your future
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  • will be like, because your wordsthat come out of your mouth are
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  • being planted in somethingcalled your autopilot, your
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  • heart. And Jesus said in Mark 4that Satan comes to steal it
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  • when it's the Word. He doesn'twant you planting the promises
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  • of God in you because thisprocess of faith starts with
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  • what you're saying. Andeverything you're saying your
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  • heart is listening to and tryingto make it happen. Angels are
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  • listening to it according to theWord of God. The enemy is
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  • listening to it. And everythingis decided by the words of your
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  • mouth because you have theauthority over your life. Jesus
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  • gave it to you. And so as weunderstand this issue of
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  • authority, as we understand thatthe world has never yet seen
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  • what a person who is a newcreation in Christ, what they
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  • could do, what they couldaccomplish. The reality of
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  • healing and prosperity andblessing and the ability to
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  • govern. You, by the way, arehave access to something greater
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  • than Solomon, greater thanDavid, greater than Moses,
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  • greater than Samuel, greaterthan Elijah. You are a new
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  • creation. Jesus is the firstborn. We, if the church of Jesus
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  • Christ and we better figure thisout, because the church needs to
  • 00:12:58.636 --> 00:13:02.073
  • wake up all over the place. Thatwho are we? We are the salt of
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  • this earth. We are the light andthe salt. So Jesus flowing
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  • through us and the ability togovern. The ability to be
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  • doctors. The ability to be ineducation. The ability when it
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  • comes to entertainment or songs.We've got to raise our kids with
  • 00:13:18.423 --> 00:13:22.393
  • an understanding of who they areas a new creation. So when you
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  • get into the Word of God, ittells you very clearly in Romans
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  • 10:9-11. That if you confesswith your mouth, believe in your
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  • heart, you'll be saved. And thatword "saved" covers so many
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  • areas. I don't want a life ofdisappointment where this didn't
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  • happen, that didn't happen. Sonow I'm going to blame my
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  • mother. I'm going to blame mypastor. I'm going to blame my
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  • father. I'm going to blame mywife. I'm going to blame -,
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  • Listen, you can't blame anybodybecause what has been invested
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  • in you is you are the king ofyour life. You are the prophet
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  • of your life. You are the priestof your life. You are the judge
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  • of your life. These areas shownto us in the Old Testament you
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  • in Christ. You have the sameSpirit of God that they had to
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  • fulfill those offices are allwithin you looking after your
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  • own life. And when we canunderstand this, we begin to
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  • rise up excited going, "I canstop blaming somebody else." And
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  • you need to watch your mouth.Now, there's a couple of stories
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  • we've talked about, one is Johnthe Baptist's dad, Zechariah.
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  • When the angel came to him andtold him, "You're going to have
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  • a son." The angel had to strikehim dumb where he couldn't talk
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  • because if he'd have spoken,he'd have spoken his unbelief.
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  • He'd have spoken his doubts andit would have cost him his son.
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  • So the angel struck him downwith an inability to speak. And
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  • when John the Baptist was born,his dad's ability to speak came
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  • back. So he couldn't shortcircuit this miracle. When the
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  • children of Israel, when theywere marching from Egypt to the
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  • promised land. They first camethrough a place called Jericho
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  • and God said march around itevery day for six days, on the
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  • seventh day seven times andshout. But He forbade them to
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  • talk. Because as they walkedaround the walls, they were
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  • looking at these huge walls. Andthese walls of this city was a
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  • city of giants. It was a city ofgiant walls, of giant war
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  • machines. And it would make youjust utter all your doubts, all
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  • your unbelief. It would make youspeak all your fears. And so God
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  • forbade them to speak. I wonderhow many things in your life, in
  • 00:15:34.993 --> 00:15:41.032
  • my life have been hurt by amouth that speaks the negative.
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  • A mouth that speaks against theauthority, the promises, the
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  • Word of God. Very carefully theBible says life and death are in
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  • the power of the tongue. So youas a human being and as a born
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  • again believer have an ability.God when He spoke creation to
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  • existence, He used words. Now,what are your words saying?
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  • There's an interesting studythat not really heard too many
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  • speak about in John 17 as Jesusis praying. And Jesus is praying
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  • here and He's talking to God.And in John 17:1-4, He says
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  • something like wild. He sayshere that He has finished the
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  • work. He's talking to God. Hesays, "Father, I have finished
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  • the work." But just a minute. Hehasn't gone to the cross yet. He
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  • hasn't been whipped. He hasn'tdied. He hasn't become sin. He
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  • hasn't gone to hell in ourplace. He hasn't rose
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  • victorious, gone into heaven andsprinkle His blood over the
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  • mercy. See, He hasn't done anyof this stuff yet. Yet, here He
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  • is saying to God, "I'mfinished!" Because Jesus always
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  • spoke the end from thebeginning. You go further on. He
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  • goes on and He talks about howthat He has been, He is
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  • glorified now. But and there's ateaching of that, when Jesus
  • 00:17:03.648 --> 00:17:07.285
  • rose from the dead, from thevery pits of hell. When He had
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  • taken your suffering, when Hehad taken death and the curse,
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  • and He rose up. He became thefirst begotten Son of God, the
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  • first born. And it says, He roseup and then God glorified Him.
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  • It hadn't happened yet, but Hewas declaring that it was done.
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  • As you go through 17, literallyon verses 8 to 11 of John 17,
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  • Jesus says, "I am no longer inthis world." But He was standing
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  • right there. People werepuzzled. They were looking at
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  • Jesus scratching their head.Because when He prayed, He
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  • spoke, He prayed the endresults. He hadn't finished. He
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  • hadn't been glorified. He wasn'tgone from the world in that
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  • space of time where He was rightthere, but that's the way He
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  • spoke. It's not a play on words.It's not liked some people who
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  • just get all kind of weird. No,no. We're talking about what's
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  • in your heart that you believe.You begin to speak that way,
  • 00:18:02.840 --> 00:18:05.910
  • talk that way, and even Jesusspoke this way. You know, one of
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  • the things about Christians thatwe've got to understand is that
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  • we think that God's making alldecisions for our life. But He
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  • said, "No, you are kings." Hethinks that it is God that's
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  • going to decide what yourtomorrows are like. No, it's you
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  • and God together because you'rethe prophet. You speak the
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  • words. When we understand thatas a believer so much authority
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  • and power has been invested inevery born-again believer on the
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  • planet. That once theyunderstand, Jesus does a
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  • teaching where He says that whenthe Word of God begins to come
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  • into your heart and you begin togo, "Aha! Oh, my! Look at this."
  • 00:18:43.948 --> 00:18:50.121
  • The enemy comes in immediatelyto shut down the Word to get you
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  • to go towards something. Don'tstay in the Word because the
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  • Word planted in your heart willcause you to rise up and possess
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  • your inheritance walking yourauthority begin to speak the
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  • future. Listen to me greatgrandparents. The words you pray
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  • over your kids, your grandkids,your great grand kids, the
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  • generations. The words that youspeak in prayer declaring this
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  • is what my family will be like.Those words stay even when you
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  • go. Prayer is so unique. Prayeris so powerful. Sal and I
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  • started even before we had kids.We begin to declare. This is
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  • what our children will be like.This is how they would walk in
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  • health. They would know God.They would do great things for
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  • God. And one day when I die andI go to be with Jesus Christ,
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  • the words that I have spoken formy kids, my grandkids, my great
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  • grandkids and the generations ofFontaine will still be here when
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  • I'm gone to be with Jesus.Because the prayers of the
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  • saints, they transcend time.They go through generations.
  • 00:19:47.044 --> 00:19:51.415
  • Prayers that were prayedcenturies ago are still having
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  • an effect today. People whoprayed over Canada, pastors and
  • 00:19:54.685 --> 00:19:58.756
  • leaders and prayer warriors whodeclare what Canada was going to
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  • do. They're gone. We're the onesnow in the arena determining
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  • souls, etcetera. But thoseprayers are still there making a
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  • way for us. If you canunderstand the power of the
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  • spoken word, of declaring what'sgoing to on in your world and in
  • 00:20:13.304 --> 00:20:18.209
  • your life. Someone said to me,"Well, you know, I just don't
  • 00:20:18.242 --> 00:20:20.778
  • know what God's will is." God'sWord is His will. It's just a
  • 00:20:20.811 --> 00:20:24.415
  • stupid question. If someone saysto me, "Well, Leon, what really
  • 00:20:24.448 --> 00:20:29.053
  • is your will about the church?"I've been talking about the
  • 00:20:29.086 --> 00:20:32.823
  • church for years. I go, "Well,what I've been talking about."
  • 00:20:32.857 --> 00:20:36.360
  • You see, you can't separatesomeone's will from what they're
  • 00:20:36.394 --> 00:20:38.562
  • saying. Do you want to know whatGod's will is? What His Word's
  • 00:20:38.596 --> 00:20:41.499
  • saying? It's His words. When webegin to recognize that Jesus,
  • 00:20:41.532 --> 00:20:45.803
  • when the Word teaches us topray. Listen to this one line.
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  • It clears it all up. Pray, thykingdom come, thy will be done
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  • on earth as it is in heaven.What is God's will? It is His
  • 00:20:54.712 --> 00:21:03.454
  • will on earth as it is inheaven. Now, is it going to
  • 00:21:03.487 --> 00:21:06.590
  • happen totally? No, because thegod of this world is Satan. And
  • 00:21:06.624 --> 00:21:11.862
  • until he's dealt with, we livein a militarize area where he
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  • will come to kill, steal, anddestroy your marriage, your
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  • kids, your peace of mind, yourjoy. He will come to mess with
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  • your body, make it, get itsystems, in other way he's going
  • 00:21:24.275 --> 00:21:27.278
  • to come to bring disease. Heloves to kill, steal, and to
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  • destroy. So because we're onthis planet, you and I must
  • 00:21:31.916 --> 00:21:36.487
  • determine with our authority inGod's Word to speak it every
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  • day. The mercies of the Lord arerenewed every day. Every day get
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  • up and decide what this world isgoing to be like. Your world is
  • 00:21:45.596 --> 00:21:49.500
  • going to be like. Decide whatit's going to be like
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  • financially, career wise,marriage wise. You don't say,
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  • "Well, I sure hope." One persontalking to me, "Well, when my
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  • girls turn 12, I'm going to getthem on a pill because I just
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  • don't want them to getpregnant." And I'm going,
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  • "Really? That is yourprophetic." Well, no, no. I
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  • mean, come on. Let's get real.No, realities are something you
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  • can determine by speaking,training, being obedient to the
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  • Word. And I'm not about to say,"Well, the world is one a hot
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  • pot of garbage. I sure hope mykids can make it." I disagree
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  • with both. First of all, my kidsare going to be taught of the
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  • Lord. They're going to walk inthe gifts of the Spirit. They're
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  • going to have Jesus, the angelicarmy, and they're going to be
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  • taught to speak God's Word. ButI don't agree that the world is
  • 00:22:28.172 --> 00:22:30.975
  • going to hell in a handbasket. Idon't agree that Satan's so
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  • powerful the church loses, andhe wins. I don't agree the end
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  • times prophesy is theanti-Christ is going to come and
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  • behead you all and stop you fromeating and drinking. So grab
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  • your three rifles and your 20years of dried food and head for
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  • the hills. Oh, grow up. You area king. You are a prophet. You
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  • are a priest. You are a judge.All of these over your world,
  • 00:22:51.395 --> 00:22:56.767
  • your life, your future. Take theresponsibility and learn how to
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  • move in those areas.
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  • -ANNOUNCER: Are you feelingstuck, unhappy, or worn down?
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  • It could be that yourautopilot needs a reset.
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  • In Leon Fontaine'sbrand-new series,
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  • "Setting Your Autopilot",learn how the beliefs
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  • you hold deep in your heartare like a plane's autopilot
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  • determining thedirection of your life.
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  • -LEON: What do yougive attention to?
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  • What you give attention toin life, is programming
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  • and planting what theBible calls your heart.
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  • Your heart is theautopilot for your life.
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  • -ANNOUNCER: In this series,Leon shares how to guard the
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  • three gateways of your heart,how to deal with faulty belief
  • 00:23:48.052 --> 00:23:50.921
  • systems, and how to changeyour thoughts and attitudes.
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  • -LEON: Whatever you believe,begins to influence your life.
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  • -ANNOUNCER: Call nowto request this series.
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  • Don't just learn whatto believe, but learn
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  • how to apply what you believe.
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  • -LEON: You know, so few peopleunderstand that their words have
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  • power. When you look at thewords, everyone thinks they are
  • 00:24:22.186 --> 00:24:25.623
  • simply for communication. Thatwords are simply me trying to
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  • get you to understand somethingI'm trying to communicate. And I
  • 00:24:30.361 --> 00:24:33.697
  • think that that's a little partof it. But did you know that God
  • 00:24:33.731 --> 00:24:38.402
  • released His power with Hiswords. When Jesus walked the
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  • planet, He spoke words. Hedidn't like snap His fingers or
  • 00:24:42.239 --> 00:24:46.977
  • fling His arm or lightning voltsthrough His hands. He spoke
  • 00:24:47.011 --> 00:24:51.181
  • words. And the Bible says thatthose words went out and
  • 00:24:51.215 --> 00:24:55.119
  • accomplished the things they hadbeen sent forth to do. So what
  • 00:24:55.152 --> 00:25:00.491
  • are your words saying aboutrelationships, health, etcetera.
  • 00:25:00.524 --> 00:25:04.795
  • You might have to communicate toa doctor your feelings, the
  • 00:25:04.828 --> 00:25:08.165
  • things that were going on inyour body. You may have to
  • 00:25:08.198 --> 00:25:10.801
  • communicate to a banker whereyou are in finances and you
  • 00:25:10.834 --> 00:25:14.038
  • might have to renegotiatepayments. You know, we need to
  • 00:25:14.071 --> 00:25:17.708
  • speak truth as far as what ishappening. But then in your
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  • prayer time and in your regularspeaking, let them be words of
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  • victory. That God is within youand you will overcome. That the
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  • blessing of the Lord maketh itrich and He addeth no sorrow to
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  • it. That you are convinced. Thatthat these words, so many people
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  • they kind of have this duallife. That they talk about all
  • 00:25:37.261 --> 00:25:40.531
  • their problems and then they'llthrow this little cloth but
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  • we're believing God. No, whereyour words are, what you say
  • 00:25:43.934 --> 00:25:48.038
  • regularly to your friends. Howyou talk about your problems to
  • 00:25:48.072 --> 00:25:52.242
  • your spouse, your friends. Howyou speak about things to those
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  • around you. It's releasingpower. So make sure that your
  • 00:25:55.813 --> 00:26:00.117
  • words are declaring the end fromthe beginning. That as far as
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  • you're concerned, it is done.Negative things, pains,
  • 00:26:04.855 --> 00:26:08.025
  • sickness, disease power have noright in my life. And so because
  • 00:26:08.058 --> 00:26:11.595
  • of Jesus I am blessed. The favorof God is upon me and I will not
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  • accept the negative things. Yourwords have power. Life and death
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  • are in the power of the tongue.Father let this truth just move
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  • into their hearts and minds in apowerful way and help them to
  • 00:26:25.209 --> 00:26:28.746
  • watch their tongue and help themto speak words of life and to
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  • prophesy to their future even intheir conversation with others
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  • and to see the power of that inJesus' name, amen.
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