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August 12, 2016
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  • Announcer: NEXT! BEST-SELLING AUTHOR AND SPEAKER,
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  • LISA BEVERE HELPS US LIVE WITHOUT RIVAL.
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  • - REALLY, WHEN WE BEGIN TO WORSHIP GOD,
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  • GOD ACTUALLY BEGINS TO IDENTIFY US.
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  • THE BOOK OF ROMANS TALK ABOUT WHEN WE DON'T WORSHIP GOD
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  • WE FORGET HOW TO BE HUMAN;
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  • AND WOMEN FORGET HOW TO BE WOMEN
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  • AND MEN FORGET HOW TO BE MEN.
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  • MEN AND WOMEN TOGETHER CAPTURE THE IMAGE OF GOD.
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  • Announcer: LEARNING TO EMBRACE YOUR IDENTITY AND PURPOSE
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  • IN AN AGE OF CONFUSION AND COMPARISON.
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  • James: THANK YOU!
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  • YOU MAKE US FEEL SO WELCOME
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  • AND WE WELCOME YOU
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  • TO LIFE TODAY .
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  • I'M JAMES ROBISON.
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  • TO SHARE THIS TIME WITH YOU.
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  • LISA BEVERE
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  • AND HER HUSBAND, JOHN,
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  • THEY'RE LIKE FAMILY;
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  • I THINK EVEN BEYOND,
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  • YOU MIGHT SAY,
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  • THE FAMILY OF FAITH.
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  • THEY'RE LIKE CONNECTED FAMILY
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  • AND LOVE THEM SO MUCH.
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  • I THINK LISA IS PROBABLY
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  • ONE OF THE MOST
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  • GIFTED COMMUNICATORS
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  • THAT I'VE EVER HEARD.
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  • WOULD YOU AGREE WITH THAT?
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  • Betty: ABSOLUTELY!
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  • James: WE'VE WATCHED
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  • THE JOURNEY IN THE LORD
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  • AND IT'S BEEN BEAUTIFUL
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  • TO WATCH.
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  • THIS BOOK, WITHOUT RIVAL ,
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  • WE'RE ACTUALLY,
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  • WE'RE GOING TO DO TWO DAYS
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  • OF PROGRAMMING WITH LISA
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  • AND SHE IS GOING TO TALK
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  • ABOUT THIS BOOK.
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  • AND I'D LIKE FOR YOU TO
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  • GIVE HER A REAL WARM WELCOME
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  • TO LIFE TODAY .
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  • WOULD YOU DO THAT?
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  • [Applause]
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  • WELL, WE DO FEEL LIKE
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  • YOU ARE PART OF OUR FAMILY.
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  • Lisa: I RECEIVE THAT.
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  • James: YOU DID A GREAT JOB
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  • AT OUR CHURCH, AT GATEWAY
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  • RECENTLY WHEN YOU SPOKE.
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  • Lisa: THANK YOU.
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  • James: I WANT YOU TO SHARE --
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  • I KNOW WE'RE GOING TO HEAR
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  • YOUR HEART BUT I KNOW
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  • YOU FEEL THE WAY I DO.
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  • I WANT PEOPLE
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  • TO REALLY HEAR GOD'S HEART
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  • AND I KNOW THAT'S WHAT
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  • YOU'RE SEEKING TO EXPRESS,
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  • WHAT HE SAID TO YOU.
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  • SO YOU JUST TAKE IT
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  • AND HELP US UNDERSTAND
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  • WHAT YOU WANT PEOPLE TO GET
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  • WHEN THEY READ THE BOOK.
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  • I TOTALLY BELIEVE THAT
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  • IDENTITY IS A HUGE ISSUE
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  • RIGHT NOW.
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  • PEOPLE ARE TRYING
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  • THERE HAS NEVER BEEN
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  • MORE INFORMATION
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  • AND YET MORE CONFUSION
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  • AT ANY OTHER TIME IN LIFE.
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  • THIS IS WHY PEOPLE ARE
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  • TRYING TO SELF-IDENTIFY.
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  • THEY'RE TRYING TO FIND OUT
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  • WHO THEY ARE.
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  • THEY'RE TRYING
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  • TO CONNECT TO GROUPS
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  • BUT THERE IS AN IDENTITY
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  • THAT GOD GIVES US
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  • THAT IS MORE POWERFUL.
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  • JAMES AND BETTY,
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  • I DO GET TO TRAVEL.
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  • IT IS AMAZING
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  • BUT I DON'T DO JET LAG
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  • NECESSARILY WELL.
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  • I WAS COMING HOME
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  • FROM SOUTH KOREA,
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  • I WAS TRYING TO FINISH UP
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  • GIRLS WITH SWORDS
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  • AND I FELL ASLEEP
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  • AT MY LAPTOP.
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  • AND EIGHT PAGES LATER
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  • OF THE LETTER T I DID
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  • THE CHIN DROP AND I WOKE UP
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  • AND I WAS LIKE OH, MY GOSH!
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  • I'VE BEEN ASLEEP.
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  • I'M GOING TO GO LAY DOWN.
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  • AND I WAS JUST FALLING ASLEEP
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  • WHEN I HEARD
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  • THE HOLY SPIRIT SAY,
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  • "I DO NOT LOVE
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  • MY CHILDREN EQUALLY."
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  • I PUSHED OFF MY BED
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  • AND I SAT UP AND I WAS LIKE
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  • WAIT, THAT'S BLASPHEMY.
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  • YOU HAVE TO LOVE US
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  • ALL THE SAME.
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  • AND I HEARD THE
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  • HOLY SPIRIT SAY, "I DON'T."
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  • HE SAID, "SAME WOULD MEAN
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  • ONE OF MY CHILDREN WERE
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  • EXCHANGEABLE OR REPLACEABLE."
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  • HE SAID, "EQUAL WOULD MEAN
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  • THAT MY LOVE
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  • COULD BE MEASURED.
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  • AND LISA,
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  • MY LOVE IS IMMEASURABLE."
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  • HE SAID, "I DO NOT LOVE
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  • MY CHILDREN EQUALLY.
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  • I LOVE THEM UNIQUELY."
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  • AND WHEN I HEARD THAT WORD
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  • UNIQUE, JAMES AND BETTY,
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  • IT JUST EXPLODED IN MY SPIRIT.
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  • I THOUGHT, WAIT A MINUTE!
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  • WHAT DOES THAT WORD
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  • SO I WENT AND LOOKED
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  • IN THE DICTIONARY.
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  • AND THE FIRST TIER
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  • OF DEFINITION IS:
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  • SOLE REPRESENTATIVE OF.
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  • TO REPRESENT GOD
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  • THE WAY WE DO.
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  • NOBODY ELSE
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  • REPRESENTS HIS LOVE,
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  • HIS CARE, HIS NURTURE.
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  • THE SECOND ONE IS "PROTOTYPE,"
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  • WHICH ALSO MEANS
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  • WE'RE NOT GOING TO BE
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  • MASS PRODUCED.
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  • THE THIRD ONE
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  • IS WHAT GOT MY ATTENTION.
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  • IT WAS: WITHOUT RIVAL .
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  • THERE IS NO COMPETITION
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  • FOR WHO YOU ARE TO GOD.
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  • IF YOU ARE A SON,
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  • YOU ARE A SON
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  • OF THE MOST HIGH GOD
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  • AND THERE IS NO ONE ELSE
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  • LIKE YOU.
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  • IF YOU ARE DAUGHTER,
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  • YOU'RE A DAUGHTER
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  • OF THE MOST HIGH GOD.
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  • YOU WOULDN'T BE MORE
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  • WELL-LOVED OR MORE EFFICIENT
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  • IF YOU WERE A FEMALE
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  • IF YOU WERE ACTUALLY A MALE
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  • OR A MALE
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  • IF YOU'RE ACTUALLY A FEMALE.
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  • SO THIS IDENTITY
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  • WITHOUT RIVAL IS SOMETHING
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  • THAT WE NEED TO ACTUALLY
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  • LAY A HOLD OF.
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  • WE SHOULDN'T BE SURPRISED
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  • THAT WE HAVE AN IDENTITY
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  • WITHOUT RIVAL BECAUSE
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  • WE SERVE A GOD WITHOUT RIVAL.
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  • SO I TOOK THE FIRST SECTION
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  • OF THE BOOK TO UNPACK
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  • THE IDENTITY WITHOUT RIVAL,
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  • A GOD WITHOUT RIVAL
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  • AND A PROMISE WITHOUT RIVAL.
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  • WE HAVE BEEN TRUSTED
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  • WITH PROMISES OF GOD.
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  • I LOVE THE WAY
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  • C.S. LEWIS SAID IT:
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  • "IF YOU UNPACK THESE PROMISES
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  • THEN OUR DESIRES
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  • ARE TOO WEAK NOT TOO STRONG."
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  • WHEN WE LOOK AT ALL THE GREAT
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  • AND PRECIOUS PROMISES,
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  • EVERYTHING THAT PERTAINS
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  • TO LIFE AND GODLINESS
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  • WAS GIVEN TO US.
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  • SO I TOOK THESE THINGS AND
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  • I TALK ABOUT THIS IDENTITY.
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  • WE HAVE A CULTURE RIGHT NOW
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  • THAT IS ENCOURAGING PEOPLE
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  • WHEN I WAS WRITING THIS BOOK
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  • I WROTE IT OVER A YEAR AGO.
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  • WHEN I WAS WRITING THIS BOOK
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  • WHEN WAS THE FIRST TIME
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  • ANYBODY SELF-IDENTIFIED?
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  • THE FIRST ACCOUNT
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  • OF SELF-IDENTIFICATION
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  • IS ACTUALLY LUCIFER.
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  • LUCIFER WHO WAS PERFECT
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  • IN FORM, PERFECT IN WISDOM,
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  • WALKED IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD
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  • AND THE ONLY CREATURE
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  • THAT ACTUALLY KNEW HIS WAYS
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  • DECIDED HE WOULD
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  • REMAKE HIMSELF.
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  • HE SAID, "I WILL MAKE MYSELF
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  • LIKE THE MOST HIGH."
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  • AND WE ALL KNOW WHAT HAPPENED.
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  • HIS DECIDING
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  • TO REMAKE HIMSELF
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  • WAS HIS UNMAKING.
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  • WE LOOK IN BOTH
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  • THE BOOK OF ISAIAH
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  • AND THE BOOK OF JEREMIAH
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  • AND WE ARE CHALLENGED WHEN
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  • WE HEAR, "SHOULD THE CLAY
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  • SAY TO THE POTTER,
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  • 'YOU'VE MADE ME WRONG.'
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  • AND YET THAT'S WHAT
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  • YOU'RE DOING WITH ME.
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  • YOU'VE GOT EVERYTHING
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  • UPSIDE DOWN."
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  • THE NEXT TIME
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  • WE SEE A HISTORY
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  • OF SELF-IDENTIFICATION
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  • IS ADAM AND EVE.
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  • SATAN CAME TO THEM AND SAID,
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  • "YOU CAN BE LIKE GOD,
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  • APART FROM GOD.
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  • YOU CAN BE YOUR OWN MASTER."
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  • AND NOW IT'S PLAYING OUT
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  • ONCE AGAIN WHERE PEOPLE
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  • ARE SAYING, "I'M GOING
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  • TO BE MY OWN MASTER.
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  • I'M GOING TO REMAKE MYSELF."
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  • AND YET, I'M NOT THINKING
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  • THAT THIS IS BECAUSE
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  • PEOPLE ARE EVIL OR WRONG.
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  • I THINK THAT PEOPLE
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  • ARE DESPERATE FOR IDENTITY.
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  • I THINK PEOPLE
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  • ARE SO DEEPLY WOUNDED
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  • THAT THEY'RE SAYING, "I'M
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  • GOING TO DO ANYTHING I CAN
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  • TO MAKE MYSELF FEEL WHOLE
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  • AND MAKE MYSELF
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  • FEEL LOVED AGAIN."
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  • SO REALLY, WHEN WE BEGIN
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  • TO WORSHIP GOD,
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  • GOD ACTUALLY BEGINS
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  • TO IDENTIFY US.
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  • THE BOOK OF ROMANS
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  • TALKS ABOUT WHEN
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  • WE DON'T WORSHIP GOD
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  • WE FORGET HOW TO BE HUMAN;
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  • AND WOMEN FORGET
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  • HOW TO BE WOMEN
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  • AND MEN FORGET
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  • HOW TO BE MEN.
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  • AND MEN AND WOMEN TOGETHER
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  • CAPTURE THE IMAGE OF GOD.
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  • SO WHEN WE BEGIN
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  • TO MESS WITH GENDER,
  • 00:07:09.260 --> 00:07:11.100
  • WE BEGIN TO UNDERMINE
  • 00:07:11.100 --> 00:07:12.290
  • THE IMAGE OF GOD.
  • 00:07:12.290 --> 00:07:14.100
  • A LOT OF TIMES
  • 00:07:14.100 --> 00:07:15.170
  • IN THE CHURCH THOUGH
  • 00:07:15.170 --> 00:07:16.210
  • YOU SEE THAT WOMEN
  • 00:07:16.210 --> 00:07:17.280
  • AREN'T GIVEN VALUE,
  • 00:07:17.280 --> 00:07:18.280
  • THEY'RE NOT GIVEN IDENTITY.
  • 00:07:18.280 --> 00:07:20.160
  • THEY DON'T HAVE
  • 00:07:20.160 --> 00:07:21.280
  • A CONNECTION WITH GOD.
  • 00:07:21.280 --> 00:07:23.020
  • THEY AREN'T TOLD
  • 00:07:23.020 --> 00:07:24.090
  • THEY CAN EXPRESS.
  • 00:07:24.090 --> 00:07:25.100
  • THIS IS SOMETHING
  • 00:07:25.100 --> 00:07:26.100
  • YOU'VE DONE FOR ME FOR YEARS,
  • 00:07:26.100 --> 00:07:27.140
  • WHAT YOU'VE DONE FOR BETH,
  • 00:07:27.140 --> 00:07:28.160
  • YOU'VE DONE FOR SO MANY
  • 00:07:28.160 --> 00:07:29.180
  • OF GOD'S DAUGHTERS.
  • 00:07:29.180 --> 00:07:30.200
  • YOU'VE SAID, "I IDENTIFY
  • 00:07:30.200 --> 00:07:31.220
  • THAT YOU'RE NOT
  • 00:07:31.220 --> 00:07:32.280
  • JUST SOMEBODY'S WIFE,"
  • 00:07:32.280 --> 00:07:33.280
  • WHICH IS AN AMAZING PRIVILEGE
  • 00:07:33.280 --> 00:07:34.270
  • -- "OR SOMEBODY'S DAUGHTER
  • 00:07:34.270 --> 00:07:36.020
  • BUT YOU'RE A DAUGHTER
  • 00:07:36.020 --> 00:07:37.070
  • OF THE MOST HIGH GOD
  • 00:07:37.070 --> 00:07:38.130
  • AND WHAT YOU HAVE TO SAY
  • 00:07:38.130 --> 00:07:39.120
  • HAS VALUE."
  • 00:07:39.120 --> 00:07:40.150
  • SO I REALLY BELIEVE
  • 00:07:40.150 --> 00:07:41.190
  • WE HAVE A GENERATION
  • 00:07:41.190 --> 00:07:42.270
  • THAT IS WATCHING AND WAITING
  • 00:07:42.270 --> 00:07:44.060
  • FOR THE CHURCH
  • 00:07:44.060 --> 00:07:45.190
  • TO BE THE CHURCH --
  • 00:07:45.190 --> 00:07:47.010
  • TO BE LOVING, TO BE KIND.
  • 00:07:47.010 --> 00:07:49.110
  • RIGHT NOW WE'RE KNOWN
  • 00:07:49.110 --> 00:07:50.140
  • FOR WHAT WE ARE AGAINST.
  • 00:07:50.140 --> 00:07:51.200
  • IT TALKS ABOUT
  • 00:07:51.200 --> 00:07:52.240
  • THE REALITY OF OUR GOD,
  • 00:07:52.240 --> 00:07:55.020
  • AND IT TALKS ABOUT THE REALITY
  • 00:07:55.020 --> 00:07:56.130
  • OF OUR DAY,
  • 00:07:56.130 --> 00:07:57.200
  • WHICH IS WHERE WE'RE AT.
  • 00:07:57.200 --> 00:07:58.260
  • PEOPLE ARE CONFUSED
  • 00:07:58.260 --> 00:08:00.050
  • AND THEY'RE TRYING
  • 00:08:00.050 --> 00:08:01.090
  • TO SELF-IDENTIFY,
  • 00:08:01.090 --> 00:08:02.130
  • AND THEN THE REALITY OF US.
  • 00:08:02.130 --> 00:08:03.180
  • AND WE IN THE CHURCH,
  • 00:08:03.180 --> 00:08:04.260
  • IF WE BEGIN TO ACTUALLY SOW
  • 00:08:04.260 --> 00:08:06.210
  • WHO GOD REALLY IS, THAT
  • 00:08:06.210 --> 00:08:08.100
  • HE CAN TAKE US BY THE HAND
  • 00:08:08.100 --> 00:08:09.240
  • AND FLIP OUR LIFE.
  • 00:08:09.240 --> 00:08:11.030
  • WHEN I WAS PREACHING
  • 00:08:11.030 --> 00:08:12.200
  • AT GATEWAY I SHARED
  • 00:08:12.200 --> 00:08:13.280
  • SOME OF MY STORY
  • 00:08:13.280 --> 00:08:15.060
  • THAT WHEN I GOT SAVED,
  • 00:08:15.060 --> 00:08:16.160
  • GOD DIDN'T JUST
  • 00:08:16.160 --> 00:08:17.180
  • TAKE ME BY THE HAND
  • 00:08:17.180 --> 00:08:18.230
  • AND DO A 10 DEGREE
  • 00:08:18.230 --> 00:08:19.280
  • COURSE CORRECTION.
  • 00:08:19.280 --> 00:08:21.030
  • HE TOOK ME BY THE HAND
  • 00:08:21.030 --> 00:08:22.080
  • AND HE LED ME INTO
  • 00:08:22.080 --> 00:08:23.200
  • A RADICAL LIFE TRANSFORMATION.
  • 00:08:24.030 --> 00:08:27.030
  • AND A LOT OF TIMES RIGHT NOW
  • 00:08:27.030 --> 00:08:29.140
  • WHAT WE SEE IN THE CHURCH
  • 00:08:29.140 --> 00:08:30.260
  • COURSE CORRECTION.
  • 00:08:32.190 --> 00:08:34.090
  • AND THE WORLD IS HOPING
  • 00:08:34.090 --> 00:08:35.270
  • THAT WHAT WE HAVE IS REAL
  • 00:08:35.270 --> 00:08:37.170
  • BUT THEY WANT TO SEE
  • 00:08:37.170 --> 00:08:38.250
  • I REMEMBER
  • 00:08:40.160 --> 00:08:42.060
  • WHEN MY SORORITY SISTERS,
  • 00:08:42.060 --> 00:08:43.120
  • WHEN I WENT BACK
  • 00:08:43.120 --> 00:08:44.130
  • AND I TOLD THEM
  • 00:08:44.130 --> 00:08:45.140
  • I WAS A CHRISTIAN
  • 00:08:45.140 --> 00:08:46.190
  • THEY WERE ALL LIKE
  • 00:08:46.190 --> 00:08:47.260
  • "OH, NO! WE DON'T WANT YOU
  • 00:08:47.260 --> 00:08:48.280
  • TO BE A CHRISTIAN.
  • 00:08:48.280 --> 00:08:49.290
  • WE LIKED YOU MEAN.
  • 00:08:49.290 --> 00:08:51.050
  • WE LIKED YOU DRUNK.
  • 00:08:51.050 --> 00:08:52.090
  • WE LIKED YOU RUNNING AROUND
  • 00:08:52.090 --> 00:08:53.110
  • AND BEING WILD."
  • 00:08:53.110 --> 00:08:54.130
  • THEY ALL DOUBTED
  • 00:08:54.130 --> 00:08:55.190
  • WHETHER I HAD ACTUALLY
  • 00:08:55.190 --> 00:08:56.190
  • REALLY CONVERTED.
  • 00:08:56.190 --> 00:08:57.250
  • UNTIL THE DAY CAME
  • 00:08:57.250 --> 00:08:58.270
  • THAT I ACTUALLY HAD A CHANCE
  • 00:08:58.270 --> 00:09:00.030
  • TO PREACH MY FIRST SERMON
  • 00:09:00.030 --> 00:09:01.030
  • AND IT CAME
  • 00:09:01.030 --> 00:09:02.060
  • AT A VERY UNEXPECTED TIME.
  • 00:09:02.060 --> 00:09:03.090
  • I REMEMBER WE HAD ALL PULLED
  • 00:09:03.090 --> 00:09:04.120
  • ALL NIGHTERS TRYING TO STUDY.
  • 00:09:04.120 --> 00:09:05.150
  • ONE OF THE --
  • 00:09:05.150 --> 00:09:06.180
  • I'M NOT MAKING FUN
  • 00:09:06.180 --> 00:09:07.210
  • OF ELEMENTARY ED;
  • 00:09:07.210 --> 00:09:08.240
  • I WISH I ACTUALLY HAD
  • 00:09:08.240 --> 00:09:09.270
  • ELEMENTARY ED EDUCATION
  • 00:09:09.270 --> 00:09:11.000
  • BUT I WAS STUDYING
  • 00:09:11.000 --> 00:09:12.030
  • INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS
  • 00:09:12.030 --> 00:09:13.060
  • SO I HAD PULLED
  • 00:09:13.060 --> 00:09:14.090
  • A STAT STUDY OVERNIGHT.
  • 00:09:14.090 --> 00:09:15.120
  • SHE CAME IN
  • 00:09:15.120 --> 00:09:16.150
  • AND SHE LOOKED AT ALL OF US
  • 00:09:16.150 --> 00:09:17.260
  • AND SHE SAID,
  • 00:09:17.260 --> 00:09:19.090
  • "Y'ALL LOOK LIKE YOU'VE
  • 00:09:19.090 --> 00:09:20.150
  • BEEN RUN OVER BY A CAR!"
  • 00:09:20.150 --> 00:09:21.200
  • WE'RE LIKE,
  • 00:09:21.200 --> 00:09:22.200
  • "THANK YOU! THANK YOU!"
  • 00:09:22.200 --> 00:09:23.220
  • SHE SAID, "NO, REALLY!
  • 00:09:23.220 --> 00:09:24.240
  • YOU ALL LOOK TERRIBLE."
  • 00:09:24.240 --> 00:09:25.260
  • I SAID, "THANK YOU."
  • 00:09:25.260 --> 00:09:26.280
  • SHE JUST KEPT PUSHING IT.
  • 00:09:26.280 --> 00:09:28.000
  • ALL OF THE SUDDEN
  • 00:09:28.000 --> 00:09:29.000
  • BEFORE I KNEW WHAT HAPPENED,
  • 00:09:29.000 --> 00:09:30.030
  • THAT UNREGENERATED,
  • 00:09:30.030 --> 00:09:31.060
  • NON-CONFORMING TO CHRIST
  • 00:09:31.060 --> 00:09:32.220
  • THING IN ME ROSE UP
  • 00:09:32.220 --> 00:09:34.000
  • AND I SAID,
  • 00:09:34.000 --> 00:09:35.020
  • "WHY ARE YOU SUCH A..."
  • 00:09:35.020 --> 00:09:36.260
  • AND I DROPPED A CUSS WORD.
  • 00:09:36.260 --> 00:09:38.050
  • SHE LOOKED AT ME AND SHE SAID,
  • 00:09:38.050 --> 00:09:39.290
  • "I THOUGHT
  • 00:09:39.290 --> 00:09:41.050
  • YOU WERE A CHRISTIAN!
  • 00:09:41.050 --> 00:09:42.090
  • YOU'RE NOT A CHRISTIAN."
  • 00:09:42.090 --> 00:09:43.120
  • EVERYBODY FROZE IN THE ROOM.
  • 00:09:43.120 --> 00:09:44.180
  • ONE OF MY SORORITY SISTERS
  • 00:09:44.180 --> 00:09:46.010
  • SAID, "THAT'S OKAY.
  • 00:09:46.010 --> 00:09:47.190
  • I ALMOST CALLED HER
  • 00:09:47.190 --> 00:09:48.230
  • THE SAME THING."
  • 00:09:48.230 --> 00:09:49.270
  • SHE STORMED OUT OF THE ROOM.
  • 00:09:49.270 --> 00:09:51.030
  • AND YOU KNOW WHAT I DID,
  • 00:09:51.030 --> 00:09:52.090
  • JAMES AND BETTY?
  • 00:09:52.090 --> 00:09:53.130
  • I STOOD UP
  • 00:09:53.130 --> 00:09:54.170
  • IN FRONT OF EVERYBODY
  • 00:09:54.170 --> 00:09:55.210
  • AND I SAID, "YOU KNOW WHAT?
  • 00:09:55.210 --> 00:09:56.270
  • I'M COMPLETELY OUT OF LINE."
  • 00:09:56.270 --> 00:09:58.010
  • AND THEY SAID
  • 00:09:58.010 --> 00:09:59.050
  • THAT IS WHEN THEY KNEW
  • 00:09:59.050 --> 00:10:00.090
  • I WAS A CHRISTIAN.
  • 00:10:00.090 --> 00:10:01.110
  • NOT BY READING MY BIBLE,
  • 00:10:01.110 --> 00:10:02.220
  • NOT MY PRAYING,
  • 00:10:02.220 --> 00:10:04.090
  • NOT BY SAYING
  • 00:10:04.090 --> 00:10:05.190
  • "PRAISE THE LORD"
  • 00:10:05.190 --> 00:10:06.290
  • BUT FOR THE FIRST TIME
  • 00:10:06.290 --> 00:10:08.000
  • THEY HAD SEEN ME BE HUMBLE.
  • 00:10:08.000 --> 00:10:09.020
  • THE WORLD IS NOT LOOKING
  • 00:10:09.020 --> 00:10:10.030
  • FOR US TO BE PERFECT
  • 00:10:10.030 --> 00:10:11.020
  • BUT THEY ARE LOOKING FOR US
  • 00:10:11.020 --> 00:10:12.050
  • TO BE HUMBLE.
  • 00:10:12.050 --> 00:10:13.090
  • AND UNTIL WE HUMBLE OURSELVES
  • 00:10:13.090 --> 00:10:14.130
  • AND GET OUR IDENTITY FROM GOD
  • 00:10:14.130 --> 00:10:16.150
  • AND NOT BY
  • 00:10:16.150 --> 00:10:17.220
  • JUDGING OTHER PEOPLE,
  • 00:10:17.220 --> 00:10:18.270
  • UNTIL WE CAN ACTUALLY
  • 00:10:18.270 --> 00:10:20.020
  • SPEAK THE TRUTH IN LOVE,
  • 00:10:20.020 --> 00:10:21.070
  • THEN PEOPLE ARE GOING TO BE
  • 00:10:21.070 --> 00:10:23.200
  • WAITING AND WATCHING FOR US
  • 00:10:23.200 --> 00:10:25.140
  • TO BE THAT EXAMPLE
  • 00:10:25.140 --> 00:10:26.210
  • OF JESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:10:26.210 --> 00:10:28.030
  • James: WHEN WE LOOK AT SOMEONE
  • 00:10:28.030 --> 00:10:29.170
  • WHO IS CONFUSED ABOUT
  • 00:10:29.170 --> 00:10:30.220
  • THEIR IDENTITY SEXUALLY,
  • 00:10:30.220 --> 00:10:31.240
  • THERE ARE A LOT OF PEOPLE
  • 00:10:31.240 --> 00:10:32.270
  • CONFUSED ABOUT THE DESIRES
  • 00:10:32.270 --> 00:10:33.290
  • OF THEIR LIFE.
  • 00:10:35.020 --> 00:10:36.080
  • WHAT IF WE TOOK
  • 00:10:36.080 --> 00:10:37.180
  • ALL THE DESIRES AND APPETITES
  • 00:10:37.180 --> 00:10:38.180
  • THAT HOLD PEOPLE IN A GRIP,
  • 00:10:38.180 --> 00:10:40.140
  • BECAUSE SOME PEOPLE SAY,
  • 00:10:41.220 --> 00:10:42.260
  • "I'M ATTRACTED TO CHILDREN"
  • 00:10:42.260 --> 00:10:44.000
  • THEN WE SAY, "WELL, YOU CAN'T
  • 00:10:44.000 --> 00:10:45.130
  • HOLD THAT AGAINST THEM.
  • 00:10:45.130 --> 00:10:46.280
  • THAT'S THE WAY THEY ARE.
  • 00:10:46.280 --> 00:10:48.030
  • SO WE HAVE
  • 00:10:48.030 --> 00:10:49.060
  • TO ACCOMMODATE THEM
  • 00:10:49.060 --> 00:10:50.090
  • AND ALLOW THEM
  • 00:10:50.090 --> 00:10:51.120
  • TO HAVE SOME CHILDREN."
  • 00:10:51.120 --> 00:10:52.150
  • DO WE SAY THAT?
  • 00:10:52.150 --> 00:10:53.180
  • YOU SAY, "SHUT UP!
  • 00:10:53.180 --> 00:10:54.210
  • YOU'RE INSANE."
  • 00:10:54.210 --> 00:10:55.240
  • WE'RE ACTUALLY BUYING INTO
  • 00:10:55.240 --> 00:10:56.270
  • WHAT AMOUNTS TO INSANITY WHEN
  • 00:10:56.270 --> 00:10:58.030
  • WE'RE LETTING CONFUSED PEOPLE
  • 00:10:58.030 --> 00:10:59.080
  • TAKE CHARGE OF THE DIRECTION
  • 00:10:59.080 --> 00:11:00.170
  • OF THE NATION.
  • 00:11:00.170 --> 00:11:01.220
  • BUT WHAT DO WE DO
  • 00:11:01.220 --> 00:11:03.000
  • WITH THOSE CONFUSED PEOPLE?
  • 00:11:03.000 --> 00:11:04.050
  • WE LOVE THEM.
  • 00:11:04.050 --> 00:11:05.100
  • WE CARE ABOUT THEM BECAUSE
  • 00:11:05.100 --> 00:11:06.180
  • WE TOO HAVE BEEN TRAPPED,
  • 00:11:06.180 --> 00:11:07.260
  • CONFUSED, HELD IN BONDAGE.
  • 00:11:07.260 --> 00:11:09.270
  • SO THAT'S WHAT WE DO,
  • 00:11:09.270 --> 00:11:11.040
  • WE REACH OUT.
  • 00:11:11.040 --> 00:11:12.060
  • BUT WE DON'T ACCOMMODATE
  • 00:11:12.060 --> 00:11:13.070
  • BY COMPROMISING
  • 00:11:13.070 --> 00:11:14.090
  • OR MOVING GOD'S STANDARD,
  • 00:11:14.090 --> 00:11:15.100
  • WHICH YOU JUST REFERRED TO,
  • 00:11:15.100 --> 00:11:16.140
  • HOW HE MADE US,
  • 00:11:16.140 --> 00:11:17.160
  • MALE AND FEMALE.
  • 00:11:17.160 --> 00:11:18.200
  • HE SAYS,
  • 00:11:18.200 --> 00:11:19.280
  • "THIS IS WHAT I'VE DONE."
  • 00:11:19.280 --> 00:11:21.020
  • YOU JUST REFERRED
  • 00:11:21.020 --> 00:11:22.060
  • TO ROMANS ONE.
  • 00:11:22.060 --> 00:11:23.100
  • YOU DID A BEAUTIFUL JOB
  • 00:11:23.100 --> 00:11:24.140
  • EXPOUNDING THAT AT GATEWAY.
  • 00:11:24.140 --> 00:11:25.200
  • WHEN YOU CHANGE GOD'S TRUTH,
  • 00:11:25.200 --> 00:11:28.010
  • SUBSTITUTE IT FOR A LIE,
  • 00:11:28.010 --> 00:11:30.010
  • WHEN YOU BEGIN TO WORSHIP
  • 00:11:30.010 --> 00:11:32.020
  • WHAT HE HAS CREATED
  • 00:11:32.020 --> 00:11:33.110
  • RATHER THAN THE CREATOR,
  • 00:11:33.110 --> 00:11:35.080
  • IN THAT BONDAGE
  • 00:11:35.080 --> 00:11:37.000
  • YOU'RE GIVEN OVER TO WHAT?
  • 00:11:37.000 --> 00:11:39.000
  • PAUL SAID YOU HAVE IDOLS,
  • 00:11:39.000 --> 00:11:41.100
  • YOU SHARE WITH DEMONS,
  • 00:11:41.100 --> 00:11:42.260
  • YOU FELLOWSHIP WITH DEMONS,
  • 00:11:42.260 --> 00:11:43.290
  • DECEPTION.
  • 00:11:43.290 --> 00:11:44.280
  • YOU'RE CONFUSED.
  • 00:11:44.280 --> 00:11:46.000
  • YOU'RE DECEIVED.
  • 00:11:46.000 --> 00:11:47.040
  • YOU'RE MISLED.
  • 00:11:47.040 --> 00:11:48.060
  • YOU CAN BE SO DECEIVED THAT
  • 00:11:48.060 --> 00:11:49.120
  • YOU THINK IT IS THE TRUTH
  • 00:11:49.120 --> 00:11:50.160
  • AND WHEN YOU'VE BEEN
  • 00:11:50.160 --> 00:11:51.220
  • SO DECEIVED
  • 00:11:51.220 --> 00:11:52.250
  • YOU THINK IT IS TRUTH,
  • 00:11:52.250 --> 00:11:53.270
  • YOU REALLY ARE EFFECTIVE
  • 00:11:53.270 --> 00:11:55.000
  • DECEIVING EVERYONE.
  • 00:11:55.000 --> 00:11:56.060
  • THIS IS THE WORLD
  • 00:11:56.060 --> 00:11:57.100
  • WE'RE LIVING IN.
  • 00:11:57.100 --> 00:11:58.100
  • WHAT DO WE DO?
  • 00:11:58.100 --> 00:11:59.100
  • WE LOVE PEOPLE BACK
  • 00:11:59.100 --> 00:12:00.160
  • TO WHO GOD SAYS WE ARE.
  • 00:12:00.160 --> 00:12:01.190
  • Lisa: AND WE SPEAK THE TRUTH.
  • 00:12:01.190 --> 00:12:02.250
  • James: WE SPEAK THE TRUTH
  • 00:12:02.250 --> 00:12:03.260
  • IN LOVE.
  • 00:12:03.260 --> 00:12:04.260
  • Lisa: BECAUSE
  • 00:12:04.260 --> 00:12:05.280
  • IF THERE IS NO TRUTH...
  • 00:12:05.280 --> 00:12:06.270
  • SEE, THIS IS WHAT
  • 00:12:06.270 --> 00:12:08.030
  • I FOUND ALARMING.
  • 00:12:08.030 --> 00:12:09.100
  • WE HAVE TRUTH
  • 00:12:09.100 --> 00:12:12.010
  • AND YET CHRISTIANS
  • 00:12:12.010 --> 00:12:13.150
  • FROM SPEAKING TRUTH BECAUSE
  • 00:12:14.200 --> 00:12:16.230
  • THEY THROW DOWN THE TRUMP CARD
  • 00:12:16.230 --> 00:12:18.170
  • OF "YOU'RE JUDGING ME."
  • 00:12:18.170 --> 00:12:20.010
  • I'M SO THANKFUL SOMEBODY
  • 00:12:23.180 --> 00:12:25.080
  • SAT DOWN WITH ME AND SAID,
  • 00:12:25.080 --> 00:12:26.140
  • "BABY GIRL,
  • 00:12:26.140 --> 00:12:27.190
  • YOUR PROMISCUITY IS NOT
  • 00:12:27.190 --> 00:12:28.240
  • FINDING FREEDOM FOR YOU.
  • 00:12:28.240 --> 00:12:30.110
  • YOU WILL NEVER FIND
  • 00:12:30.110 --> 00:12:32.120
  • REFRESHING FROM
  • 00:12:32.120 --> 00:12:33.240
  • THIS UNFAITHFUL WELL.
  • 00:12:33.240 --> 00:12:35.130
  • YOU NEED TO DRAW
  • 00:12:35.130 --> 00:12:36.200
  • FROM THE TRUE WELL.
  • 00:12:36.200 --> 00:12:37.200
  • YOU HAVE LOST YOUR VIRGINITY
  • 00:12:37.200 --> 00:12:38.230
  • BUT YOU CAN RECOVER
  • 00:12:38.230 --> 00:12:39.280
  • YOUR VIRTUE."
  • 00:12:39.280 --> 00:12:41.030
  • SO WHEN WE SAY TO SOMEBODY
  • 00:12:41.030 --> 00:12:43.010
  • THAT THIS IS BUILDING YOUR
  • 00:12:43.010 --> 00:12:44.170
  • LIFE WITH UNTEMPERED MORTAR
  • 00:12:44.170 --> 00:12:46.190
  • AND IT IS GOING
  • 00:12:46.190 --> 00:12:48.010
  • TO COST YOU EVERYTHING,
  • 00:12:48.010 --> 00:12:49.090
  • WE ARE NOT BEING CRUEL.
  • 00:12:49.090 --> 00:12:50.100
  • WE'RE ACTUALLY
  • 00:12:50.100 --> 00:12:51.160
  • TRYING TO HELP THEM.
  • 00:12:51.160 --> 00:12:52.220
  • AND I MEAN, I'M JUST GOING
  • 00:12:52.220 --> 00:12:54.170
  • TO SAY THAT FORNICATION,
  • 00:12:54.170 --> 00:12:56.170
  • ADULTERY, HOMOSEXUALITY --
  • 00:12:56.170 --> 00:12:58.140
  • IT DOESN'T MATTER.
  • 00:12:58.140 --> 00:13:00.090
  • THOSE THINGS
  • 00:13:00.090 --> 00:13:01.150
  • WILL NEVER SATISFY YOU.
  • 00:13:01.150 --> 00:13:03.120
  • THEY WILL STRIP YOUR SOUL.
  • 00:13:03.120 --> 00:13:05.120
  • WE HAVE BEEN TURNED OVER
  • 00:13:05.120 --> 00:13:06.260
  • TO BE MASTERED
  • 00:13:06.260 --> 00:13:08.040
  • BY THE LUSTS WITHIN US.
  • 00:13:08.040 --> 00:13:09.110
  • IT IS TIME
  • 00:13:09.110 --> 00:13:10.280
  • THAT WE CALL IT WHAT IT IS.
  • 00:13:10.280 --> 00:13:12.140
  • IT ISN'T BEING KIND
  • 00:13:12.140 --> 00:13:14.020
  • TO TELL SOMEBODY
  • 00:13:14.020 --> 00:13:15.110
  • THAT SOMETHING THAT
  • 00:13:15.110 --> 00:13:16.220
  • CONTROLS THEM IS GOOD.
  • 00:13:16.220 --> 00:13:19.000
  • IT'S NOT.
  • 00:13:19.000 --> 00:13:20.120
  • WE'RE CALLING EVIL GOOD
  • 00:13:20.120 --> 00:13:21.150
  • AND GOOD EVIL.
  • 00:13:21.150 --> 00:13:23.120
  • SO WHO KNOWS
  • 00:13:23.120 --> 00:13:25.050
  • WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN
  • 00:13:25.050 --> 00:13:26.140
  • WHEN WE LOOK BACK AND SEE
  • 00:13:26.140 --> 00:13:27.210
  • THE SOCIOLOGICAL EXPERIMENT
  • 00:13:27.210 --> 00:13:28.240
  • WE'RE ACTUALLY DOING
  • 00:13:28.240 --> 00:13:29.270
  • IN OUR COUNTRY RIGHT NOW
  • 00:13:29.270 --> 00:13:30.290
  • WHERE WE'RE ASKING PRETEENS
  • 00:13:30.290 --> 00:13:32.180
  • AND JUNIOR HIGHERS
  • 00:13:32.180 --> 00:13:34.110
  • TO SELF-IDENTIFY.
  • 00:13:34.110 --> 00:13:36.050
  • IF SOMEBODY
  • 00:13:36.050 --> 00:13:37.110
  • WOULD HAVE ASKED ME AT 13
  • 00:13:37.110 --> 00:13:38.150
  • TO SELF-IDENTIFY --
  • 00:13:38.150 --> 00:13:39.180
  • FIRST OF ALL,
  • 00:13:39.180 --> 00:13:40.210
  • I DON'T KNOW ANYBODY AT 13
  • 00:13:40.210 --> 00:13:41.200
  • THAT IS COMFORTABLE.
  • 00:13:41.200 --> 00:13:42.240
  • I PROBABLY WOULD HAVE SAID
  • 00:13:42.240 --> 00:13:43.290
  • I WAS AN UNICORN.
  • 00:13:43.290 --> 00:13:45.000
  • WHAT I WOULD HAVE SAID.
  • 00:13:46.100 --> 00:13:47.100
  • I WOULD HAVE SAID,
  • 00:13:47.100 --> 00:13:48.110
  • "I DON'T KNOW WHAT I AM
  • 00:13:48.110 --> 00:13:49.150
  • BECAUSE I WAS IN TRANSITION
  • 00:13:49.150 --> 00:13:51.160
  • AND YOU DON'T ASK PEOPLE
  • 00:13:54.020 --> 00:13:55.160
  • IN TRANSITION
  • 00:13:55.160 --> 00:13:56.270
  • TO LOCATE THEMSELVES.
  • 00:13:56.270 --> 00:13:58.030
  • YOU LET THEM KNOW
  • 00:13:58.030 --> 00:13:59.060
  • THAT THEY ARE GROWING
  • 00:13:59.060 --> 00:14:00.080
  • INTO SOMETHING.
  • 00:14:00.080 --> 00:14:01.140
  • AND YET,
  • 00:14:01.140 --> 00:14:04.080
  • WE'RE PUTTING PRESSURE
  • 00:14:04.080 --> 00:14:05.240
  • ON CHILDREN.
  • 00:14:05.240 --> 00:14:06.270
  • SEE, WHEN CHILDREN
  • 00:14:06.270 --> 00:14:07.290
  • GO THROUGH PUBERTY,
  • 00:14:07.290 --> 00:14:09.040
  • THEY HAVE SEX FASCINATION,
  • 00:14:09.040 --> 00:14:11.100
  • GENDER FASCINATION.
  • 00:14:11.100 --> 00:14:12.190
  • THEY DON'T WANT TO HAVE SEX.
  • 00:14:12.190 --> 00:14:13.270
  • THEY ARE CURIOUS.
  • 00:14:13.270 --> 00:14:15.020
  • THEY ARE SAYING,
  • 00:14:15.020 --> 00:14:16.170
  • "WAIT A MINUTE.
  • 00:14:16.170 --> 00:14:17.210
  • IS WHAT IS GOING ON
  • 00:14:17.210 --> 00:14:18.240
  • WITH MY BODY GOING ON WITH
  • 00:14:18.240 --> 00:14:20.020
  • THE OTHER GIRLS' BODIES?"
  • 00:14:20.020 --> 00:14:21.070
  • AND WE'RE TURNING THIS
  • 00:14:21.070 --> 00:14:22.110
  • CURIOSITY AND FASCINATION
  • 00:14:22.110 --> 00:14:23.150
  • TO A SEXUAL ATTRACTION
  • 00:14:23.150 --> 00:14:25.010
  • WHEN REALLY IT'S JUST
  • 00:14:25.010 --> 00:14:26.120
  • THEM GOING THROUGH
  • 00:14:26.120 --> 00:14:27.180
  • THE PROCESS OF CURIOSITY.
  • 00:14:27.180 --> 00:14:28.280
  • WE'RE SEXUALIZING THINGS
  • 00:14:28.280 --> 00:14:30.010
  • THAT ARE JUST NORMAL;
  • 00:14:30.010 --> 00:14:32.160
  • THAT BOYS WOULD BE MORE
  • 00:14:32.160 --> 00:14:34.050
  • COMFORTABLE BEING AROUND BOYS
  • 00:14:34.050 --> 00:14:35.110
  • AND GIRLS WOULD BE
  • 00:14:35.110 --> 00:14:36.160
  • MORE COMFORTABLE
  • 00:14:36.160 --> 00:14:37.190
  • AND THEN WE'RE SAYING,
  • 00:14:37.190 --> 00:14:38.220
  • "OH, WELL, YOU HAVE
  • 00:14:38.220 --> 00:14:39.250
  • SAME SEX ATTRACTION."
  • 00:14:39.250 --> 00:14:40.280
  • NO, YOU'RE ACTUALLY
  • 00:14:40.280 --> 00:14:42.010
  • PROBABLY JUST CURIOUS.
  • 00:14:42.010 --> 00:14:43.040
  • SO WE NEED TO ACTUALLY
  • 00:14:43.040 --> 00:14:44.070
  • BE A PEOPLE.
  • 00:14:44.070 --> 00:14:45.100
  • I TOTALLY BELIEVE,
  • 00:14:45.100 --> 00:14:46.130
  • JAMES AND BETTY,
  • 00:14:46.130 --> 00:14:47.160
  • AND I KNOW THIS IS YOUR HEART,
  • 00:14:47.160 --> 00:14:49.010
  • THAT IF AMERICA,
  • 00:14:49.010 --> 00:14:50.040
  • IF CHRISTIANS WILL
  • 00:14:50.040 --> 00:14:51.070
  • HUMBLE THEMSELVES AND SAY,
  • 00:14:51.070 --> 00:14:52.100
  • "I'VE BEEN JUDGMENTAL.
  • 00:14:52.100 --> 00:14:53.280
  • I'VE BEEN HARSH.
  • 00:14:53.280 --> 00:14:55.230
  • I'VE NOT BEEN ONE WHO HAS
  • 00:14:55.230 --> 00:14:57.120
  • REPRESENTED JESUS WELL.
  • 00:14:57.120 --> 00:14:59.080
  • I HAVEN'T SHOWN
  • 00:14:59.080 --> 00:15:00.180
  • A CHANGE IN MY LIFE.
  • 00:15:00.180 --> 00:15:01.290
  • WHY SHOULD I JUDGE PEOPLE
  • 00:15:01.290 --> 00:15:03.230
  • OUTSIDE OF THE CHURCH
  • 00:15:03.230 --> 00:15:04.290
  • IF I HAVEN'T EVEN BEEN
  • 00:15:04.290 --> 00:15:06.060
  • CHRIST-LIKE IN THE CHURCH?"
  • 00:15:06.060 --> 00:15:07.290
  • IF WE CAN SAY THAT,
  • 00:15:07.290 --> 00:15:09.160
  • THEN GOD'S GOING
  • 00:15:09.160 --> 00:15:10.280
  • TO HEAR FROM HEAVEN,
  • 00:15:10.280 --> 00:15:12.030
  • HE'S GOING TO HEAL OUR LAND.
  • 00:15:12.030 --> 00:15:13.130
  • WHEN WE HUMBLE OURSELVES,
  • 00:15:13.130 --> 00:15:14.180
  • PRAY, AND TURN FROM
  • 00:15:14.180 --> 00:15:15.230
  • OUR OWN WICKED WAYS.
  • 00:15:15.230 --> 00:15:16.240
  • A LIFE WITHOUT RIVAL
  • 00:15:18.030 --> 00:15:19.160
  • WAS ACTUALLY ASKING THE CHURCH
  • 00:15:19.160 --> 00:15:21.110
  • TO BE THE CHURCH
  • 00:15:21.110 --> 00:15:22.210
  • AND IDENTIFY WITH CHRIST
  • 00:15:22.210 --> 00:15:24.040
  • James: LISA, WE'VE HEARD SUCH
  • 00:15:25.120 --> 00:15:27.170
  • A DOWNLOAD OF POTENTIALLY
  • 00:15:27.170 --> 00:15:29.240
  • TRANSFORMING TRUTH.
  • 00:15:29.240 --> 00:15:31.270
  • YOU NEED TO READ THE BOOK.
  • 00:15:31.270 --> 00:15:34.160
  • THERE IS SO MUCH HERE.
  • 00:15:34.160 --> 00:15:36.010
  • BUT LISTEN TO ME.
  • 00:15:36.010 --> 00:15:37.060
  • SEE, IF WE MAKE FUN,
  • 00:15:37.060 --> 00:15:38.110
  • LISA, OF THE PERSON
  • 00:15:38.110 --> 00:15:39.130
  • THAT'S GENDER CONFUSED
  • 00:15:39.130 --> 00:15:41.180
  • OR HAS HOMOSEXUAL
  • 00:15:41.180 --> 00:15:42.260
  • OR SAME SEX ATTRACTION,
  • 00:15:42.260 --> 00:15:44.180
  • IF WE MOCK THEM,
  • 00:15:44.180 --> 00:15:46.110
  • RIDICULE THEM,
  • 00:15:46.110 --> 00:15:47.190
  • CALL THEM NAMES,
  • 00:15:47.190 --> 00:15:49.010
  • WE'RE CONTRIBUTING
  • 00:15:49.010 --> 00:15:50.140
  • TO A SPIRIT OF CONDEMNATION,
  • 00:15:50.140 --> 00:15:52.180
  • WHICH GOD IS NOT
  • 00:15:52.180 --> 00:15:53.290
  • A PART OF THAT.
  • 00:15:53.290 --> 00:15:55.100
  • THAT IS SATANIC.
  • 00:15:55.100 --> 00:15:56.220
  • THAT IS DAMNING.
  • 00:15:56.220 --> 00:15:58.010
  • IT DESTROYS.
  • 00:15:58.010 --> 00:15:59.080
  • IT LITERALLY CURSES PEOPLE.
  • 00:15:59.080 --> 00:16:01.120
  • AND WHEN THE CHURCH
  • 00:16:01.120 --> 00:16:02.200
  • PLAYS THAT GAME,
  • 00:16:02.200 --> 00:16:03.240
  • I DON'T LIKE THEM
  • 00:16:03.240 --> 00:16:04.250
  • OR YOU'VE GOT A CHILD
  • 00:16:04.250 --> 00:16:05.280
  • THAT SEEMS TO BE ACTING
  • 00:16:05.280 --> 00:16:07.010
  • A LITTLE DIFFERENTLY
  • 00:16:07.010 --> 00:16:08.010
  • AND YOU MAKE THEM FEEL
  • 00:16:08.010 --> 00:16:09.050
  • DIFFERENT WRONG
  • 00:16:09.050 --> 00:16:10.050
  • AND YOU MAKE FUN OF THEM
  • 00:16:10.050 --> 00:16:11.040
  • OR YOU MOCK THEM,
  • 00:16:11.040 --> 00:16:12.070
  • THAT'S SO DAMAGING.
  • 00:16:12.070 --> 00:16:13.060
  • THAT MAKES THEM FEEL CONDEMNED
  • 00:16:13.060 --> 00:16:14.080
  • SO THEY NEVER FEEL
  • 00:16:14.080 --> 00:16:15.090
  • THE CONVICTION OF LOVE
  • 00:16:15.090 --> 00:16:16.110
  • THAT SAYS WE UNDERSTAND
  • 00:16:16.110 --> 00:16:17.120
  • THERE IS CONFUSION,
  • 00:16:17.120 --> 00:16:18.160
  • WE ALL GO THROUGH IT.
  • 00:16:18.160 --> 00:16:19.200
  • AND GOD WANTS TO LEAD US
  • 00:16:19.200 --> 00:16:20.240
  • OUT OF THAT.
  • 00:16:20.240 --> 00:16:21.290
  • BUT WE'VE GOT TO SHOW THEM
  • 00:16:21.290 --> 00:16:23.000
  • A GOD THAT CAN LEAD ANYBODY
  • 00:16:23.000 --> 00:16:24.020
  • WHERE THEY NEED TO GO
  • 00:16:24.020 --> 00:16:25.050
  • TO BLESS THEM AND BENEFIT THEM
  • 00:16:25.050 --> 00:16:26.110
  • AND NOT TO MAKE
  • 00:16:26.110 --> 00:16:27.120
  • THEIR LIFE WORSE.
  • 00:16:27.120 --> 00:16:28.160
  • WE ALL HAVE THE STRUGGLE
  • 00:16:28.160 --> 00:16:29.190
  • IN VARIOUS AREAS OF OUR LIFE.
  • 00:16:29.190 --> 00:16:30.220
  • WE DON'T NEED
  • 00:16:30.220 --> 00:16:31.230
  • TO FEEL CONDEMNED,
  • 00:16:31.230 --> 00:16:32.270
  • WE NEED TO FEEL LOVED.
  • 00:16:32.270 --> 00:16:33.290
  • LOVE OPENS THE DOOR
  • 00:16:33.290 --> 00:16:35.060
  • FOR CONVICTION
  • 00:16:35.060 --> 00:16:36.140
  • AND CONVICTION BRINGS ABOUT
  • 00:16:36.140 --> 00:16:37.170
  • THE DESIRE TO REPENT
  • 00:16:37.170 --> 00:16:39.130
  • AND TO BE SET FREE
  • 00:16:39.130 --> 00:16:40.220
  • FROM WHATEVER
  • 00:16:40.220 --> 00:16:41.290
  • IS HOLDING YOU CAPTIVE.
  • 00:16:41.290 --> 00:16:43.170
  • LISA, DO YOU RECOGNIZE
  • 00:16:43.170 --> 00:16:44.280
  • THAT SHE'S JUST DOWNLOADED
  • 00:16:44.280 --> 00:16:46.030
  • A WHOLE LOT OF TRUTH ON US
  • 00:16:46.030 --> 00:16:47.070
  • IN THESE FEW MOMENTS
  • 00:16:47.070 --> 00:16:48.120
  • THAT WE'VE HAD?
  • 00:16:48.120 --> 00:16:50.000
  • YOU ARE AN AMAZING --
  • 00:16:50.000 --> 00:16:51.210
  • YOU REALLY ARE --
  • 00:16:51.210 --> 00:16:53.030
  • YOU'RE AN AMAZING GIFT
  • 00:16:53.030 --> 00:16:54.160
  • TO THE CHURCH,
  • 00:16:54.160 --> 00:16:55.190
  • YOU AND JOHN BOTH.
  • 00:16:55.190 --> 00:16:56.230
  • JOHN, THANK YOU
  • 00:16:56.230 --> 00:16:57.260
  • FOR SHARING LISA
  • 00:16:57.260 --> 00:16:58.290
  • AND WHAT'S IN HER,
  • 00:16:58.290 --> 00:17:00.050
  • AND SEEING HER
  • 00:17:00.050 --> 00:17:01.060
  • AS AN EQUAL IN THE SENSE
  • 00:17:01.060 --> 00:17:03.060
  • OF "I KNOW WHAT SHE DOES
  • 00:17:03.060 --> 00:17:05.000
  • IS EVERY BIT AS IMPORTANT
  • 00:17:05.000 --> 00:17:06.110
  • AS WHAT I DO."
  • 00:17:06.110 --> 00:17:07.200
  • THANK YOU FOR HONORING HER
  • 00:17:07.200 --> 00:17:08.220
  • AND HONORING THE LORD
  • 00:17:08.220 --> 00:17:09.230
  • THAT WAY.
  • 00:17:09.230 --> 00:17:11.010
  • BOTH OF YOU
  • 00:17:11.010 --> 00:17:12.040
  • ARE SUCH A BLESSING.
  • 00:17:12.040 --> 00:17:13.080
  • THANK YOU
  • 00:17:13.080 --> 00:17:14.080
  • FOR JUST BEING OUR FRIENDS
  • 00:17:14.080 --> 00:17:15.130
  • AND WALKING ALONG WITH US
  • 00:17:15.130 --> 00:17:16.120
  • AND WORKING WITH THE
  • 00:17:16.120 --> 00:17:17.170
  • LIVING YOUR DESTINY SERIES
  • 00:17:17.170 --> 00:17:18.200
  • IN WHAT YOU'RE SHARING.
  • 00:17:18.200 --> 00:17:19.270
  • SHE IS GOING TO BE ON TO
  • 00:17:19.270 --> 00:17:20.290
  • TALK TO US IN ANOTHER PROGRAM
  • 00:17:20.290 --> 00:17:22.000
  • AND WE'RE GOING TO TALK
  • 00:17:22.000 --> 00:17:23.020
  • ABOUT THE RIVALS IN LIFE
  • 00:17:23.020 --> 00:17:24.050
  • AND THE COMPETITION
  • 00:17:24.050 --> 00:17:25.080
  • THAT WE FEEL.
  • 00:17:25.080 --> 00:17:26.120
  • AND THEN THE RIVALS
  • 00:17:26.120 --> 00:17:27.180
  • AGAINST WHAT GOD WANTS
  • 00:17:27.180 --> 00:17:28.190
  • AND REALLY DOWNLOAD ON THAT.
  • 00:17:28.190 --> 00:17:30.050
  • AND IT IS GOING TO BE
  • 00:17:30.050 --> 00:17:31.230
  • A BLESSING.
  • 00:17:31.230 --> 00:17:32.280
  • LISA,
  • 00:17:32.280 --> 00:17:34.020
  • YOU AND JOHN HAVE SEEN
  • 00:17:34.020 --> 00:17:35.060
  • THE MISSION FIELDS
  • 00:17:35.060 --> 00:17:36.090
  • AND NOT ONLY BEEN
  • 00:17:36.090 --> 00:17:37.170
  • TO THE MISSION FIELDS
  • 00:17:37.170 --> 00:17:38.190
  • BUT YOU'VE SUPPORTED
  • 00:17:38.190 --> 00:17:39.200
  • OUR MISSION OUTREACHES.
  • 00:17:39.200 --> 00:17:40.200
  • HAS THAT BEEN A JOY
  • 00:17:40.200 --> 00:17:41.210
  • FOR YOU TO DO THAT?
  • 00:17:41.210 --> 00:17:42.240
  • Lisa: IT'S BEEN ONE OF
  • 00:17:42.240 --> 00:17:43.250
  • THE MOST LIFE-CHANGING THINGS
  • 00:17:43.250 --> 00:17:44.270
  • WE EVER DID.
  • 00:17:44.270 --> 00:17:46.010
  • I THINK OUR LIVES ENLARGED
  • 00:17:46.010 --> 00:17:47.060
  • WHEN WE STARTED SOWING
  • 00:17:47.060 --> 00:17:48.070
  • INTO LIFE OUTREACH.
  • 00:17:48.070 --> 00:17:49.080
  • I HAVE TO BE HONEST WITH YOU.
  • 00:17:49.080 --> 00:17:50.100
  • I STILL REMEMBER
  • 00:17:50.100 --> 00:17:51.120
  • GATHERING MY BOYS
  • 00:17:51.120 --> 00:17:52.120
  • AND SEEING BETTY AND ANN
  • 00:17:52.120 --> 00:17:53.250
  • IN THE AFRICAN FIELDS
  • 00:17:53.250 --> 00:17:55.180
  • AND TELLING MY BOYS,
  • 00:17:55.180 --> 00:17:56.210
  • "YOU GUYS NEED TO POTTY TRAIN
  • 00:17:56.210 --> 00:17:57.240
  • BECAUSE WE NEED
  • 00:17:57.240 --> 00:17:58.270
  • TO GIVE SOME MONEY."
  • 00:17:58.270 --> 00:18:00.020
  • AND IT WAS THAT LONG AGO.
  • 00:18:00.020 --> 00:18:01.050
  • IT WAS WHEN
  • 00:18:01.050 --> 00:18:02.080
  • I WAS NURSING ALEK.
  • 00:18:02.080 --> 00:18:03.110
  • HE IS NOW 24
  • 00:18:03.110 --> 00:18:04.140
  • AND WE HAVE PARTNERED
  • 00:18:04.140 --> 00:18:05.170
  • WITH YOU GUYS
  • 00:18:05.170 --> 00:18:06.200
  • FOR MORE THAN TWO DECADES
  • 00:18:06.200 --> 00:18:07.230
  • AND IT HAS BEEN AN INCREDIBLE
  • 00:18:07.230 --> 00:18:09.140
  • HONOR AND A BLESSING.
  • 00:18:09.140 --> 00:18:10.260
  • James: I WANT TO THANK YOU.
  • 00:18:10.260 --> 00:18:13.030
  • AND I WANT US TO TURN THAT
  • 00:18:13.030 --> 00:18:14.050
  • THANKS TO EVERYBODY WATCHING.
  • 00:18:14.050 --> 00:18:15.080
  • PLEASE HEAR ME.
  • 00:18:15.080 --> 00:18:16.110
  • YOU JUST HEARD HER SAY
  • 00:18:16.110 --> 00:18:17.130
  • WHAT A BLESSING IT HAS BEEN
  • 00:18:17.130 --> 00:18:18.170
  • TO HER.
  • 00:18:18.170 --> 00:18:19.180
  • WHAT A BLESSING SHE'S BEEN
  • 00:18:19.180 --> 00:18:20.200
  • BECAUSE SHE'S PUT ARMS OF LOVE
  • 00:18:20.200 --> 00:18:21.280
  • AROUND THE SUFFERING.
  • 00:18:21.280 --> 00:18:23.090
  • SHE'S GONE INTO THE DANGEROUS
  • 00:18:23.090 --> 00:18:24.150
  • PLACES WITH US TO TRY
  • 00:18:24.150 --> 00:18:25.220
  • TO RESCUE THE PERISHING.
  • 00:18:25.220 --> 00:18:26.270
  • I WANT YOU TO LOOK RIGHT NOW
  • 00:18:26.270 --> 00:18:28.200
  • AND I WANT YOU
  • 00:18:28.200 --> 00:18:29.240
  • TO SEE DESPERATION.
  • 00:18:29.240 --> 00:18:31.230
  • IT'S UNDENIABLE!
  • 00:18:31.230 --> 00:18:33.150
  • BUT I WANT YOU TO KNOW
  • 00:18:33.150 --> 00:18:34.240
  • YOU TURNED THIS CYCLE
  • 00:18:34.240 --> 00:18:36.040
  • OF DESPERATION AND DEATH
  • 00:18:36.040 --> 00:18:37.090
  • INTO A PLACE OF JOY.
  • 00:18:37.090 --> 00:18:38.110
  • NOW WE HAVE A CHANCE
  • 00:18:38.110 --> 00:18:40.010
  • TO GO EVEN A STEP FURTHER
  • 00:18:40.010 --> 00:18:41.170
  • WE CAN BEGIN TO TRAIN
  • 00:18:43.050 --> 00:18:44.080
  • THEIR MINDS.
  • 00:18:44.080 --> 00:18:45.110
  • WE'VE GOT A SEVERE DROUGHT
  • 00:18:45.110 --> 00:18:46.200
  • THAT'S THREATENING HUNDREDS
  • 00:18:46.200 --> 00:18:48.040
  • OF THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN.
  • 00:18:48.040 --> 00:18:49.190
  • WE'VE ALREADY ORGANIZED THEM
  • 00:18:49.190 --> 00:18:52.000
  • AND THIS IS THE LAST WEEK
  • 00:18:52.000 --> 00:18:53.040
  • WE'RE ASKING FOR YOUR HELP.
  • 00:18:53.040 --> 00:18:54.080
  • I MEAN I REALLY NEED
  • 00:18:54.080 --> 00:18:55.110
  • A HUGE OUTPOURING OF LOVE.
  • 00:18:55.110 --> 00:18:57.180
  • WE WANT TO FEED
  • 00:18:57.180 --> 00:18:58.220
  • THESE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS
  • 00:18:58.220 --> 00:18:59.260
  • THAT ARE FACING DEATH.
  • 00:18:59.260 --> 00:19:01.150
  • WE WANT TO CONTINUE
  • 00:19:01.150 --> 00:19:02.210
  • TO MAINTAIN
  • 00:19:02.210 --> 00:19:03.250
  • THE MALNUTRITION CLINICS.
  • 00:19:03.250 --> 00:19:05.010
  • BUT HERE'S WHAT
  • 00:19:05.010 --> 00:19:06.050
  • WE HAVE DISCOVERED
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  • BECAUSE AS WE'VE STABILIZED,
  • 00:19:07.050 --> 00:19:08.120
  • NOW IF WE CAN FEED
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  • AT THE SCHOOLS,
  • 00:19:09.160 --> 00:19:10.200
  • WE JUST INCREASE
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  • THE ATTENDANCE
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  • ALMOST INDESCRIBABLY.
  • 00:19:12.260 --> 00:19:14.000
  • AND THEY'LL GO
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  • AND THEY'LL KEEP GOING.
  • 00:19:15.010 --> 00:19:16.020
  • SO WE'RE ASKING PEOPLE
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  • TO SPONSOR SCHOOLS.
  • 00:19:17.050 --> 00:19:18.090
  • YOU CAN SPONSOR ONE
  • 00:19:18.090 --> 00:19:19.150
  • FOR A WHOLE YEAR FOR $5600.
  • 00:19:19.190 --> 00:19:22.190
  • YOU CAN FOR THE NEXT
  • 00:19:22.190 --> 00:19:23.260
  • FEW MONTHS FOR $1400.
  • 00:19:24.120 --> 00:19:27.120
  • SO I WANT TO ASK MANY OF YOU
  • 00:19:27.120 --> 00:19:29.000
  • TO SAY, "OKAY, WE'LL HELP YOU
  • 00:19:29.000 --> 00:19:30.050
  • AT THOSE SCHOOLS.
  • 00:19:30.050 --> 00:19:31.080
  • YOU'VE GOT
  • 00:19:31.080 --> 00:19:32.080
  • THESE KIDS STABILIZED,
  • 00:19:32.080 --> 00:19:33.130
  • LET'S TRAIN
  • 00:19:33.130 --> 00:19:34.150
  • THEIR LITTLE MINDS.
  • 00:19:34.150 --> 00:19:35.180
  • THEY CAN THINK.
  • 00:19:35.180 --> 00:19:36.220
  • THEY'RE HEALTHY."
  • 00:19:36.220 --> 00:19:37.270
  • AND THEN FOR
  • 00:19:37.270 --> 00:19:38.290
  • THE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS
  • 00:19:38.290 --> 00:19:40.030
  • OF OTHERS TO BE FED IN THESE
  • 00:19:40.030 --> 00:19:41.050
  • AREAS OF TREMENDOUS NEED,
  • 00:19:41.050 --> 00:19:42.070
  • REMEMBER THIS, BECAUSE
  • 00:19:42.070 --> 00:19:43.090
  • THIS IS SIMPLY THE TRUTH,
  • 00:19:43.090 --> 00:19:44.120
  • $30, $50, $100 WILL ENABLE US
  • 00:19:44.120 --> 00:19:46.110
  • TO FEED THREE, FIVE,
  • 00:19:46.110 --> 00:19:47.240
  • OR TEN CHILDREN FOR
  • 00:19:47.240 --> 00:19:49.200
  • THE NEXT SEVERAL MONTHS;
  • 00:19:49.200 --> 00:19:51.130
  • $30 FOR THREE,
  • 00:19:51.130 --> 00:19:52.260
  • $50 FOR FIVE, $100 FOR TEN.
  • 00:19:52.260 --> 00:19:55.090
  • COULD YOU HELP US WITH TEN?
  • 00:19:55.090 --> 00:19:56.290
  • THIS LAST WEEK,
  • 00:19:56.290 --> 00:19:58.080
  • WOULD YOU DO IT?
  • 00:19:58.080 --> 00:19:59.190
  • IF YOU'VE NEVER HAD THE JOY
  • 00:19:59.190 --> 00:20:00.250
  • OF SAVING LIVES
  • 00:20:00.250 --> 00:20:03.000
  • AND NOW FEEDING LITTLE MINDS,
  • 00:20:03.000 --> 00:20:04.240
  • SHOWING THEM THE LOVE OF GOD,
  • 00:20:04.240 --> 00:20:07.100
  • THIS IS YOUR CHANCE.
  • 00:20:07.100 --> 00:20:09.080
  • YOU'RE AN ANSWER
  • 00:20:09.080 --> 00:20:10.160
  • TO SOMEONE'S PRAYER.
  • 00:20:10.160 --> 00:20:11.220
  • A DESPERATE PRAYER BUT
  • 00:20:11.220 --> 00:20:13.060
  • YOU'RE THE REAL SOLUTION.
  • 00:20:13.060 --> 00:20:14.260
  • Announcer: IN REMOTE AND IMPOVERISHED AREAS OF AFRICA,
  • 00:20:17.150 --> 00:20:19.280
  • FAMILIES ARE SUFFERING,
  • 00:20:20.010 --> 00:20:21.280
  • FACING DEATH BY STARVATION
  • 00:20:22.010 --> 00:20:23.280
  • AND THOSE HIT THE HARDEST ARE THE CHILDREN.
  • 00:20:24.010 --> 00:20:26.270
  • LIFE'S MISSION FEEDING PROGRAM IS THERE
  • 00:20:27.000 --> 00:20:28.290
  • READY TO FEED AND CARE FOR THESE CHILDREN
  • 00:20:29.020 --> 00:20:31.090
  • IN CRISIS AREAS OF ANGOLA, MOZAMBIQUE, AND SUDAN.
  • 00:20:31.120 --> 00:20:34.280
  • WITH ALL OF OUR PREVIOUS RESERVES GONE
  • 00:20:35.010 --> 00:20:37.010
  • AND SOUTHERN AFRICA FACING ITS WORST DROUGHT
  • 00:20:37.040 --> 00:20:39.030
  • AND FOOD SHORTAGE IN YEARS,
  • 00:20:39.060 --> 00:20:41.030
  • WE URGENTLY NEED TO REPLENISH OUR FOOD SUPPLIES
  • 00:20:41.060 --> 00:20:43.090
  • TO REACH 400.000 CHILDREN COUNTING ON US.
  • 00:20:43.120 --> 00:20:47.060
  • YOUR LIFE-SAVING GIFT OF $30, $50, OR $100
  • 00:20:47.090 --> 00:20:50.240
  • WILL HELP FEED AND CARE FOR THREE, FIVE, OR TEN CHILDREN
  • 00:20:50.270 --> 00:20:54.010
  • FOR THE NEXT THREE MONTHS.
  • 00:20:54.040 --> 00:20:56.010
  • PLEASE ALSO CONSIDER A SPECIAL GIFT OF $1400
  • 00:20:56.040 --> 00:20:58.180
  • TO HELP SPONSOR A SCHOOL
  • 00:20:58.210 --> 00:21:00.200
  • AND HELP FEED 140 CHILDREN
  • 00:21:00.230 --> 00:21:02.200
  • FOR THREE FULL MONTHS.
  • 00:21:02.230 --> 00:21:04.200
  • WITH YOUR GIFT OF ANY AMOUNT
  • 00:21:04.230 --> 00:21:06.200
  • WE'LL SEND YOU THE BRAND NEW AUDIO SERIES, LIVING YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:21:06.230 --> 00:21:09.200
  • HEAR FIVE OUTSTANDING BIBLE TEACHERS AND WOMEN OF FAITH
  • 00:21:09.230 --> 00:21:13.030
  • SHARE HOW TO LIVE THE LIFE GOD DESTINED FOR YOU.
  • 00:21:13.060 --> 00:21:16.160
  • WITH YOUR GIFT OF $100 OR MORE
  • 00:21:16.190 --> 00:21:18.180
  • YOU'LL ALSO RECEIVE THE LONGING IN ME BY SHEILA WALSH,
  • 00:21:18.210 --> 00:21:21.160
  • AND UNASHAMED BY CHRISTINE CAINE.
  • 00:21:21.190 --> 00:21:25.010
  • AND FINALLY, WITH YOUR GIFT OF $1.000 OR MORE,
  • 00:21:25.040 --> 00:21:27.260
  • BE SURE TO REQUEST "MAJESTY,"
  • 00:21:27.290 --> 00:21:29.260
  • OUR 2016 COMMEMORATIVE BRONZE SCULPTURE.
  • 00:21:29.290 --> 00:21:33.100
  • THIS IS THE LAST DAY!
  • 00:21:33.130 --> 00:21:35.100
  • PLEASE CALL, WRITE, OR GO ONLINE TODAY
  • 00:21:35.130 --> 00:21:37.210
  • AND MAKE YOUR GIFT OF LIFE
  • 00:21:37.240 --> 00:21:39.210
  • TO HELP FEED AND CARE FOR HUNGRY CHILDREN.
  • 00:21:39.240 --> 00:21:43.270
  • James: IF YOU'D LIKE TO HAVE
  • 00:21:45.180 --> 00:21:48.180
  • THIS NEW BOOK, WITHOUT RIVAL ,
  • 00:21:48.180 --> 00:21:49.240
  • YOU SAY, "JAMES,
  • 00:21:49.240 --> 00:21:50.260
  • COULD WE HAVE THAT?
  • 00:21:50.260 --> 00:21:51.280
  • WOULD YOU SEND IT TO US?"
  • 00:21:51.280 --> 00:21:53.010
  • YOU CAN GET IT ONLINE OR
  • 00:21:53.010 --> 00:21:54.040
  • YOU CAN GO TO THE BOOKSTORES
  • 00:21:54.040 --> 00:21:55.080
  • BUT IF YOU WANT IT,
  • 00:21:55.080 --> 00:21:56.100
  • WE'LL SEND IT TO YOU.
  • 00:21:56.100 --> 00:21:57.120
  • YOU JUST HELP US
  • 00:21:57.120 --> 00:21:58.140
  • HELP SOME OF THOSE KIDS.
  • 00:21:58.140 --> 00:21:59.160
  • WOULD YOU JOIN US
  • 00:21:59.160 --> 00:22:00.200
  • SAYING THANKS TO LISA?
  • 00:22:00.200 --> 00:22:01.220
  • WE'RE GOING TO TALK
  • 00:22:01.220 --> 00:22:02.240
  • TO YOU MORE. OKAY?
  • 00:22:02.240 --> 00:22:03.260
  • THANK YOU FOR BEING
  • 00:22:03.260 --> 00:22:05.030
  • A BLESSING TO ALL OF US.
  • 00:22:05.030 --> 00:22:06.220
  • THANK YOU SO MUCH
  • 00:22:06.220 --> 00:22:07.280
  • FOR WATCHING.
  • 00:22:07.280 --> 00:22:08.290
  • THANK YOU
  • 00:22:08.290 --> 00:22:10.000
  • FOR REACHING OUT IN LOVE!
  • 00:22:10.000 --> 00:22:11.270
  • THANK YOU!
  • 00:22:11.270 --> 00:22:14.110
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN JESUS
  • 00:22:42.250 --> 00:22:47.050
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:22:50.260 --> 00:22:55.000
  • NO SWEETER NAME HAVE I EVER KNOWN
  • 00:22:55.030 --> 00:22:59.110
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:22:59.140 --> 00:23:07.270
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:23:08.000 --> 00:23:12.120
  • NO SWEETER NAME HAVE I EVER KNOWN
  • 00:23:12.150 --> 00:23:16.220
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:23:16.250 --> 00:23:25.130
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO MY HEART AND MY SOUL
  • 00:23:25.160 --> 00:23:29.230
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO THE DARKNESS AROUND ME
  • 00:23:29.260 --> 00:23:34.040
  • YOU ARE THE HOPE TO THE HOPELESS AND BROKEN
  • 00:23:34.070 --> 00:23:38.150
  • YOU ARE THE ONLY TRUTH AND THE WAY
  • 00:23:38.180 --> 00:23:46.210
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:23:51.120 --> 00:23:55.140
  • NO SWEETER NAME HAVE I EVER KNOWN
  • 00:23:55.170 --> 00:24:00.050
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:24:00.080 --> 00:24:06.170
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:24:08.290 --> 00:24:13.040
  • NO SWEETER NAME HAVE I EVER KNOWN
  • 00:24:13.070 --> 00:24:17.130
  • NO SWEETER NAME THAN THE NAME OF JESUS
  • 00:24:17.160 --> 00:24:26.090
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO MY HEART AND MY SOUL
  • 00:24:26.120 --> 00:24:30.150
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO THE DARKNESS AROUND ME
  • 00:24:30.180 --> 00:24:34.240
  • YOU ARE THE HOPE TO THE HOPELESS AND BROKEN
  • 00:24:34.270 --> 00:24:39.060
  • YOU ARE THE ONLY TRUTH AND THE WAY
  • 00:24:39.090 --> 00:24:43.250
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO MY HEART AND MY SOUL
  • 00:24:43.280 --> 00:24:47.240
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO THE DARKNESS AROUND ME
  • 00:24:47.270 --> 00:24:52.030
  • YOU ARE THE HOPE TO THE HOPELESS AND BROKEN
  • 00:24:52.060 --> 00:24:56.150
  • YOU ARE THE ONLY TRUTH AND THE WAY
  • 00:24:56.180 --> 00:25:02.040
  • YES, YOU ARE JESUS
  • 00:25:06.290 --> 00:25:11.190
  • JESUS, JESUS
  • 00:25:18.090 --> 00:25:26.270
  • JESUS, JESUS
  • 00:25:27.000 --> 00:25:35.230
  • JESUS, JESUS
  • 00:25:35.260 --> 00:25:44.070
  • JESUS, JESUS
  • 00:25:44.100 --> 00:25:53.020
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO MY HEART AND MY SOUL
  • 00:25:53.050 --> 00:25:57.060
  • YOU ARE THE LIGHT TO THE DARKNESS AROUND ME
  • 00:25:57.090 --> 00:26:01.210
  • YOU ARE THE HOPE TO THE HOPELESS AND BROKEN
  • 00:26:01.240 --> 00:26:06.000
  • YOU ARE THE ONLY TRUTH AND THE WAY
  • 00:26:06.030 --> 00:26:11.020
  • JESUS, JESUS
  • 00:26:16.090 --> 00:26:23.210
  • Announcer: IN HIS NEW BOOK, THE STREAM ,
  • 00:26:32.040 --> 00:26:34.050
  • JAMES ROBISON CHARTS A CLEAR PATH TO PERSONAL REVIVAL
  • 00:26:34.080 --> 00:26:37.200
  • AND SPIRITUAL REVOLUTION IN OUR CULTURE,
  • 00:26:37.230 --> 00:26:40.040
  • VALUES, MORALS, AND IN GOVERNMENT.
  • 00:26:40.070 --> 00:26:42.280
  • - I DID WHAT NO FATHER SHOULD EVER HAVE TO DO.
  • 00:27:02.290 --> 00:27:05.070
  • I HAD TO REACH OUT AND CLOSE THE EYES OF MY DAUGHTER.
  • 00:27:05.100 --> 00:27:08.100
  • Announcer: PASTOR LEVI LUSKO NEXT WEEK.
  • 00:27:08.130 --> 00:27:11.160
  • - LIFE TODAY IS MADE POSSIBLE BY THE SUPPORTERS OF LIFE OUTREACH INTERNATIONAL.
  • 00:27:12.220 --> 00:27:16.040
  • YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE EXEMPT PURPOSES OF LIFE .
  • 00:27:16.070 --> 00:27:19.070
  • THE MINISTRY FEATURES SPECIFIC OUTREACHES
  • 00:27:19.100 --> 00:27:21.090
  • AS EXAMPLES OF THE PROGRAMS IT SUPPORTS AND CONDUCTS.
  • 00:27:21.120 --> 00:27:23.110
  • GIFTS ARE CONSIDERED TO BE WITHOUT RESTRICTION
  • 00:27:23.140 --> 00:27:25.130
  • AS TO USE UNLESS EXPLICITLY STIPULATED BY THE DONOR.
  • 00:27:25.160 --> 00:27:27.170
  • THE MINISTRY IS A MEMBER OF THE E.C.F.A.
  • 00:27:27.200 --> 00:27:29.270