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Some Things You May Have Missed

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September 12, 2016
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Living by Faith with Mike & DeeDee Freeman

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  • so I gotta learn to endure the process
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  • to get to the promise.
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  • And regardless of how hard the process may be,
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  • regardless if she did not cook,
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  • or did not give you some that night,
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  • or whatever the case may be,
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  • you gotta hang in there, champ.
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  • You can't wait 'til the battle's over,
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  • you gotta shout in the process
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  • to receive the promise.
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  • Today, on Living by Faith...
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  • It's not designed to move God.
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  • It's not designed to move your situation.
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  • It's designed to convince you
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  • and to build you up
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  • in the things that God has established for you.
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  • So when you are driving your car
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  • just go 'head and...
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  • (speaking in tongues)
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  • 'Til you get what you need, y'all
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  • Okay, okay.
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  • Alright, alright.
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  • Come on. Okay.
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  • Back to the Word.
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • - The spirit of Chuck Brown just--
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • You were promised a good marriage
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  • but your wife is acting like satan's sister.
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • And now you're wondering, "I have to live
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  • "with this same person for the rest of my life."
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  • Well, get your eyes off the process.
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  • Because the fact that Jesus said,
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  • "We're going to the other side",
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  • already predetermined that we're going to get there.
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  • Now again, I can not promise you
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  • that on your way to whatever
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  • you're believing Him for...
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  • Come on somebody!
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  • Because I'm going through a lot right now,
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  • even focusing in on the promise.
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  • I know I got the promise
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  • but they're certain things in the process
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  • that are not so comfortable to me.
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  • I hate going...
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  • As much as I love my therapist,
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  • I hate going in.
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  • I know it's a part of the process,
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  • so I gotta learn to endure the process
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  • to get to the promise.
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  • And regardless of how hard the process may be,
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  • regardless if she did not cook,
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  • or did not give you some that night,
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  • or whatever the case may be,
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  • you gotta hang in there, champ.
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  • You can't wait 'til the battle's over,
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  • you gotta shout in the process
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  • to receive the promise.
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  • Y'all better help me here today.
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  • (congregation claps)
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  • This good stuff, man.
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  • Lean over on that neighbor
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  • you have not been leaning on and say,
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  • "This good groceries right here."
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  • - [Congregation] This good groceries right here.
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  • - George, Pastor Dewayne, used...
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  • That's why you need to come to bible study.
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  • Pastor DeWayne used an awesome analogy this week
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  • He say he went on vacation
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  • and he's in Florida right now,
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  • he said he was preaching but...
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  • (congregation laughs)
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  • Quite convenient to have a preaching engagement
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  • this time of the year where you can go to Florida.
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  • We need to hook them lie-detector tests
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  • up to some of these saints.
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  • And so he said like many times before
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  • while he was perplan...
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  • Perplanning (chuckles), that's planning
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  • and preparing put together.
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  • While he was perplanning to go on vacation,
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  • he started to think about certain things he needed
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  • to do around the house
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  • so he got this brilliant idea to turn off
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  • the AC units and everything
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  • while he was away
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  • because if I'm not gonna be here
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  • then that's a way I can save a little money
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  • by being away and the air doesn't have to be on.
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  • He said he didn't think about coming home
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  • how hot the house would be
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  • so when he walked into the house
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  • when he got back from vacation,
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  • it was like 92 degrees in the house.
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  • "It was like walking into an oven", he said.
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  • And so he said when he got in
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  • he went directly to the thermostat
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  • and set the thermostat down to 65.
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  • He said once he set it,
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  • he made sure it was on cool
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  • and then he walked away from it,
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  • went into his family room and sat down
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  • and never once thought about that air
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  • not coming through those vents
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  • and pushing the hot air out with the cool air.
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  • He say, "Isn't it funny how we can say things
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  • "based upon the word of God,
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  • "set some things and we will wonder
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  • "if in fact this thing is gonna come to pass
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  • "when you can go to your thermostat,
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  • "set it on 65, go away from that thermostat,
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  • "just sit down and rest,
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  • "and never think about once."
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  • Have you ever gotten into the bed
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  • and wondered, "Did I set the alarm",
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  • or. "Did I turn off the oven", or "Did I..."
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  • Come on, man.
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  • Would you talk to me?
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  • I said have you ever?
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  • - [Congregation] Yes.
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  • - Alright, then.
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  • You ever been in the bed and you just say,
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  • "Did I lock the front door?"
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  • - [Congregation] Yes.
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  • - And you couldn't rest right
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  • until you had to get up and go check that door
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  • to make sure it was locked.
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  • Anybody ever been?
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  • I don't know if it's the locked door, whatever,
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  • you know what I'm saying.
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  • There was this unsubtleness about your rest
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  • until you could go back and check something.
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  • Here's where the enemy tries
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  • to get the believer off course.
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  • When we set something and try to go and rest,
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  • or go to rest,
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  • here's the enemy now coming to us
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  • trying to get us to doubt and disbelieve
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  • what we have already said.
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  • He is not trying to convince you of what you said.
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  • He's trying to
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  • get you to not believe what you have established.
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  • See, it is not a manner of the stuff obeying you.
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  • It is a matter of you understanding
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  • that I have set faith in motion
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  • and I believe I'm thoroughly convinced,
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  • I know within my heart,
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  • that God has established everything on my behalf.
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  • Here's my confession that I've been saying
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  • for the last week or so.
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  • Shout this.
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  • I believe in--
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  • - [Congregation] I believe in--
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  • - and receive from--
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  • - [Congregation] and receive from--
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  • - the finished work--
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  • - [Congregation] the finished work--
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  • - of Jesus Christ--
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  • - [Congregation] of Jesus Christ.
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  • - Come on, one more time.
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  • I believe in--
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  • - [Congregation] I believe in--
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  • - and receive from--
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  • - [Congregation] and receive from--
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  • - [Pastor Freeman] the finished work--
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  • - [Congregation] the finished work--
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  • - of Jesus Christ--
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  • - [Congregation] of Jesus Christ.
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  • - Now, shout "Amen" to that.
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  • - [Congregation] Amen!
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  • - Because once you've set something, child of God,
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  • like Jesus said, "Let's go over to the other side."
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  • There is no need for you to go back
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  • and double-check what you have set,
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  • because the minute you have set it...
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  • Watch this.
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  • That has already been established in the Heavens.
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  • It is not as though God is creating
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  • what you have already decreed,
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  • he has already given us all things
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  • that pertaineth to life and godliness.
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  • It's already established.
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  • Everything that you'll ever need
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  • has already been done.
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  • Say that.
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  • Everything--
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  • - [Congregation] Everything--
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  • - that I'll ever need--
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  • - [Congregation] that I'll ever need--
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  • - [Pastor Freeman] has already--
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  • - [Congregation] has already--
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  • - [Pastor Freeman] been done--
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  • - [Congregation] been done.
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  • - Now, what you gotta understand,
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  • if I don't rely on the finished work of Christ,
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  • I will try to manufacture those things
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  • that I'm trying to get in life.
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  • Now, watch this.
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  • If you try to do things on your own,
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  • you better be real good at it,
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  • because His Word says, "It's not going to be by might.
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  • "It's not going to be by power,
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  • "but it's going to be by His spirit."
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  • Say, "Amen" to that.
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  • - [Congregation] Amen.
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  • - Now, watch this.
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  • Anytime you set yourself to believe God
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  • for anything that you have set yourself
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  • to believe God, you need to rest in
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  • the finished work that he has already done.
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  • You don't have to create it yourself.
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  • You don't have to make it come to pass.
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  • When you speak to something,
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  • it is not your responsibility to make it come to pass,
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  • it's your responsibility to believe.
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  • Now, whatever is not in His will,
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  • will become your bill.
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  • You gonna have to pay for stuff
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  • that you come up with on your own.
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  • Hunch your neighbor and say,
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  • "That was pretty good right there."
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  • - [Congregation] That was pretty good.
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  • - Hunch your neighbor on the other side and say,
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  • "There the Tweet."
  • 00:09:24.140 --> 00:09:25.150
  • - [Congregation] There the Tweet.
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  • - I said whatever is not in His will
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  • will become your bill.
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  • Now, he's already established a way
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  • for us to access his promises,
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  • and by going it his way.
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  • Jesus say, "I am the way, the truth,
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  • "and the life, and no man can get to the Father
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  • "except by the way that He has established."
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  • In the Word of God,
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  • He has established for us
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  • the way that we are to acquire everything in life.
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  • Now, ladies and gentlemen,
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  • there are far too many counterfeits
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  • in the body of Christ.
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  • They're far too many
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  • phony people in the body...
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  • There are far too many people
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  • who are trying to act like...
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  • Now, faith is acting on what you believe
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  • but the acting without the believing
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  • is just acting and there are so many actors
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  • in the body of Christ,
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  • and that's why we see so many not getting
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  • what they have already confessed,
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  • and just very few getting what they have confessed.
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  • And I've wondered over the period of my life
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  • why I haven't received certain things in life.
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  • It is simply because I wasn't convinced
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  • in my own heart.
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  • I don't have to convince any of you.
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  • I don't have to convince things.
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  • All I have to do is be convinced myself.
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  • I have to know in my knower that God is able
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  • to do exceeding, abundantly, above all.
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  • And when doubt and unbelief attacks that confidence,
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  • I have to be able to push back
  • 00:10:58.290 --> 00:11:01.000
  • like that cool air pushed back that hot air,
  • 00:11:01.000 --> 00:11:05.000
  • and it became cool.
  • 00:11:05.000 --> 00:11:06.140
  • See, in the midst of your believing God,
  • 00:11:06.140 --> 00:11:09.010
  • the thing that you spoke out of your mouth
  • 00:11:09.010 --> 00:11:11.290
  • has come out of your spirit,
  • 00:11:11.290 --> 00:11:14.020
  • has come up through your soul,
  • 00:11:14.020 --> 00:11:16.020
  • and pushed out poverty, and sickness,
  • 00:11:16.020 --> 00:11:19.160
  • and disease, and confusion.
  • 00:11:19.160 --> 00:11:22.080
  • All I've gotta do is stick with what I've said
  • 00:11:22.080 --> 00:11:25.220
  • without doubting what God said,
  • 00:11:25.220 --> 00:11:28.110
  • and it's coming to pass.
  • 00:11:28.110 --> 00:11:30.230
  • Would you shout, "Glory to God", somebody.
  • 00:11:32.210 --> 00:11:34.260
  • - [Congregation] Glory to God!
  • 00:11:34.260 --> 00:11:36.030
  • - Now, here's the Hebrew word for resting,
  • 00:11:37.200 --> 00:11:41.270
  • k-a-t-a-p-a-u-o,
  • 00:11:42.140 --> 00:11:46.230
  • k-a-t-a-p-a-u-o,
  • 00:11:48.180 --> 00:11:50.180
  • k-a-t-a-p-a-u-o.
  • 00:11:53.010 --> 00:11:56.020
  • Now, whatever pronunciation you can come up with,
  • 00:11:57.210 --> 00:12:01.160
  • that's the spelling.
  • 00:12:01.270 --> 00:12:03.150
  • That's the Strong's word.
  • 00:12:04.190 --> 00:12:06.170
  • You'll find that word in G2664 in your Strong's.
  • 00:12:07.000 --> 00:12:11.000
  • It means to be at rest and peace.
  • 00:12:11.130 --> 00:12:16.130
  • It means to be absent of movement.
  • 00:12:17.260 --> 00:12:21.200
  • I told you this before, repose or reposing.
  • 00:12:23.240 --> 00:12:28.020
  • Here's the other definition,
  • 00:12:30.250 --> 00:12:32.170
  • cease and desist.
  • 00:12:32.170 --> 00:12:34.260
  • It means once you put things into place
  • 00:12:36.260 --> 00:12:39.190
  • don't go back and check on it.
  • 00:12:39.190 --> 00:12:42.010
  • Can you imagine God speaking to the doctors
  • 00:12:47.010 --> 00:12:49.250
  • and say, "Let there be light",
  • 00:12:49.250 --> 00:12:51.080
  • and checking out and see if it came to pass?
  • 00:12:51.080 --> 00:12:54.080
  • Once God says something, it's sowed.
  • 00:12:55.100 --> 00:12:59.080
  • Shout this, "Me, too."
  • 00:13:00.060 --> 00:13:01.120
  • - [Congregation] Me, too!
  • 00:13:01.120 --> 00:13:02.170
  • - Once I say something--
  • 00:13:02.170 --> 00:13:03.230
  • - [Congregation] Once I say something--
  • 00:13:03.230 --> 00:13:04.200
  • - it's sowed--
  • 00:13:04.200 --> 00:13:05.170
  • - [Congregation] it's sowed.
  • 00:13:05.170 --> 00:13:06.150
  • - Now watch this, child of God.
  • 00:13:06.150 --> 00:13:07.260
  • Every time you set yourself to believe something,
  • 00:13:08.050 --> 00:13:12.020
  • you better cool believe the enemy is gonna
  • 00:13:12.170 --> 00:13:15.100
  • come up and try to attack,
  • 00:13:15.100 --> 00:13:17.100
  • because I can't tell you how many times
  • 00:13:17.100 --> 00:13:20.210
  • fear and depression visited my bedside.
  • 00:13:20.210 --> 00:13:24.190
  • Fear, depression, fear, depression
  • 00:13:25.110 --> 00:13:27.170
  • right there at my bedside.
  • 00:13:27.170 --> 00:13:29.020
  • I had to resist every single step of the way
  • 00:13:29.020 --> 00:13:33.050
  • once I got up.
  • 00:13:33.050 --> 00:13:34.160
  • See, I didn't have a fight when I was at rest.
  • 00:13:34.160 --> 00:13:37.090
  • Um!
  • 00:13:37.090 --> 00:13:38.100
  • Y'all just missed that.
  • 00:13:41.020 --> 00:13:42.140
  • Tell your neighbor and say, "You just missed that."
  • 00:13:43.050 --> 00:13:44.190
  • - [Congregation] You missed that.
  • 00:13:44.190 --> 00:13:45.190
  • - Say, "When you rest--
  • 00:13:45.190 --> 00:13:46.220
  • - [Congregation] When you rest--
  • 00:13:46.220 --> 00:13:47.210
  • - "the fight is done"--
  • 00:13:47.210 --> 00:13:48.260
  • - [Congregation] the fight is done.
  • 00:13:48.260 --> 00:13:50.010
  • - It's your working and going through,
  • 00:13:50.010 --> 00:13:52.000
  • but I'll give you some things
  • 00:13:52.000 --> 00:13:54.050
  • that will cause this thing, this rest,
  • 00:13:54.050 --> 00:13:57.070
  • to stay in place.
  • 00:13:57.070 --> 00:13:59.000
  • And I would have to fight every step of the way
  • 00:14:00.200 --> 00:14:03.160
  • along with my wife.
  • 00:14:03.160 --> 00:14:05.000
  • That's why if you're gonna marry anything,
  • 00:14:05.000 --> 00:14:06.210
  • you better marry something that's
  • 00:14:06.210 --> 00:14:08.100
  • going to believe like you believe.
  • 00:14:08.100 --> 00:14:10.220
  • Did you hear what I just said?
  • 00:14:13.090 --> 00:14:14.120
  • - [Congregation] Yes.
  • 00:14:14.120 --> 00:14:15.120
  • - Come on, let's go to Hebrews 4,
  • 00:14:15.120 --> 00:14:16.250
  • 'cause I want to show you something before I quit.
  • 00:14:17.140 --> 00:14:19.160
  • Boy, I'm having me a good time.
  • 00:14:19.160 --> 00:14:21.030
  • I'm the only one?
  • 00:14:23.170 --> 00:14:24.180
  • - [Congregation] No.
  • 00:14:24.180 --> 00:14:25.160
  • - Okay, okay, okay, Hebrews 4:1.
  • 00:14:25.160 --> 00:14:28.030
  • Therefore. What's the therefore there for?
  • 00:14:29.160 --> 00:14:31.200
  • Because there was obviously something said
  • 00:14:31.200 --> 00:14:33.290
  • in Chapter Three,
  • 00:14:33.290 --> 00:14:35.080
  • because we're at Chapter Four, Verse One.
  • 00:14:35.080 --> 00:14:37.100
  • There obvi...
  • 00:14:37.100 --> 00:14:38.070
  • You can't have a therefore
  • 00:14:38.070 --> 00:14:39.150
  • if nothing came before therefore.
  • 00:14:39.150 --> 00:14:41.270
  • So, something was said in Chapter Three,
  • 00:14:42.270 --> 00:14:45.190
  • and you can look at it later.
  • 00:14:45.190 --> 00:14:47.030
  • The last two verses in Chapter Three
  • 00:14:47.030 --> 00:14:49.080
  • that brings us to this "therefore",
  • 00:14:49.080 --> 00:14:51.140
  • and that's why the therefore is there for.
  • 00:14:51.140 --> 00:14:53.180
  • Since the promise remains
  • 00:14:54.220 --> 00:14:56.220
  • of entering His rest, capital H, His rest.
  • 00:14:57.010 --> 00:15:01.040
  • Shout this.
  • 00:15:01.040 --> 00:15:02.000
  • There's no rest--
  • 00:15:02.000 --> 00:15:03.050
  • - [Congregation] There's no rest--
  • 00:15:03.050 --> 00:15:03.280
  • - like God's rest--
  • 00:15:03.280 --> 00:15:04.280
  • - [Congregation] like God's rest.
  • 00:15:04.280 --> 00:15:06.100
  • - Let us fear, or revere, or respect, or honor,
  • 00:15:06.100 --> 00:15:08.170
  • lest any of you seem to have, what?
  • 00:15:10.050 --> 00:15:13.000
  • Come on, read along with me, folks.
  • 00:15:13.280 --> 00:15:15.240
  • Have what?
  • 00:15:15.240 --> 00:15:16.290
  • - [Congregation] Come short of it.
  • 00:15:16.290 --> 00:15:18.000
  • - For indeed, here we go.
  • 00:15:18.000 --> 00:15:19.200
  • Watch this.
  • 00:15:19.200 --> 00:15:20.260
  • The gospel, the good news, was preached to us
  • 00:15:20.260 --> 00:15:24.180
  • as well as to them.
  • 00:15:25.100 --> 00:15:27.160
  • Now inside of that big congregation of Israel
  • 00:15:27.160 --> 00:15:31.220
  • there was some usses and there was some thems.
  • 00:15:31.220 --> 00:15:35.030
  • The thems were those who do not believe,
  • 00:15:36.010 --> 00:15:38.270
  • and the us were those who believed,
  • 00:15:39.270 --> 00:15:42.200
  • but it was more of them than it was us,
  • 00:15:42.200 --> 00:15:45.220
  • but it was the same Word.
  • 00:15:46.120 --> 00:15:48.120
  • They had the same opportunity,
  • 00:15:48.180 --> 00:15:50.170
  • but only some of us believed,
  • 00:15:50.170 --> 00:15:53.060
  • and most of them did not.
  • 00:15:53.060 --> 00:15:55.100
  • Watch what He says, "For indeed the gospel
  • 00:15:55.100 --> 00:15:57.260
  • "was preached to us, as well as to them,
  • 00:15:57.260 --> 00:16:01.050
  • "but the Word which they heard",
  • 00:16:01.050 --> 00:16:04.150
  • they meaning the them,
  • 00:16:04.150 --> 00:16:06.100
  • "did not profit them".
  • 00:16:06.100 --> 00:16:08.060
  • Why did it not profit those
  • 00:16:08.060 --> 00:16:10.180
  • who did not hear the Word, who heard the Word.
  • 00:16:10.180 --> 00:16:14.200
  • It says' "Not being mixed with faith,
  • 00:16:14.200 --> 00:16:18.070
  • "and those who heard it."
  • 00:16:18.070 --> 00:16:20.090
  • So there was a group of people who heard the Word,
  • 00:16:20.090 --> 00:16:23.200
  • and mixed it with faith.
  • 00:16:23.200 --> 00:16:25.280
  • And there was a group of people who heard the Word,
  • 00:16:25.280 --> 00:16:28.150
  • and did not mix it with faith.
  • 00:16:28.150 --> 00:16:30.240
  • My question to you,
  • 00:16:30.240 --> 00:16:32.070
  • because if we don't understand this question,
  • 00:16:32.070 --> 00:16:35.100
  • then we could end up like them.
  • 00:16:35.100 --> 00:16:37.240
  • Like, Doc, you wouldn't believe.
  • 00:16:39.030 --> 00:16:41.010
  • There was some other doctors...
  • 00:16:41.010 --> 00:16:42.190
  • Well, you would beleive. You're a believer.
  • 00:16:42.190 --> 00:16:44.150
  • There was some other doctors who came in
  • 00:16:45.110 --> 00:16:47.130
  • at my bedside and after they left
  • 00:16:47.130 --> 00:16:50.250
  • I knew I didn't have any hope.
  • 00:16:50.250 --> 00:16:52.230
  • But when you came to my bedside
  • 00:16:54.070 --> 00:16:56.290
  • looking at the same thing that they saw,
  • 00:16:56.290 --> 00:16:59.270
  • you saw hope.
  • 00:16:59.270 --> 00:17:01.180
  • How can one man and another man
  • 00:17:02.270 --> 00:17:05.250
  • look at the same thing and come up
  • 00:17:05.250 --> 00:17:08.110
  • with different conclusions.
  • 00:17:08.110 --> 00:17:10.080
  • - [Congregation] Whoo! Hallelujah!
  • 00:17:10.210 --> 00:17:14.040
  • - The scripture said, "Abraham, against hope,
  • 00:17:14.040 --> 00:17:17.120
  • "believed in hope, even when it looked hopeless".
  • 00:17:17.120 --> 00:17:21.180
  • He knew that there was still hope in Him.
  • 00:17:21.180 --> 00:17:24.230
  • Because what you see...
  • 00:17:24.230 --> 00:17:26.120
  • Oh!
  • 00:17:26.120 --> 00:17:27.100
  • I wish I could turn you to Luke,
  • 00:17:27.100 --> 00:17:29.150
  • Chapter Number Ten, right now.
  • 00:17:29.150 --> 00:17:31.080
  • Verse 23.
  • 00:17:31.080 --> 00:17:32.090
  • Come on.
  • 00:17:32.090 --> 00:17:33.070
  • Don't turn there just look up.
  • 00:17:33.070 --> 00:17:34.120
  • Give me the scripture.
  • 00:17:34.120 --> 00:17:35.060
  • Hurry up!
  • 00:17:35.060 --> 00:17:36.040
  • What does it say?
  • 00:17:36.040 --> 00:17:37.150
  • - [Congregation] He turned to his disciples--
  • 00:17:37.180 --> 00:17:39.060
  • - He turned to his disciples--
  • 00:17:39.060 --> 00:17:40.200
  • - [Congregation] and said privately--
  • 00:17:40.200 --> 00:17:42.020
  • - And said what?
  • 00:17:42.020 --> 00:17:42.290
  • - [Congregation] Privately.
  • 00:17:42.290 --> 00:17:43.190
  • - He said what?
  • 00:17:43.190 --> 00:17:44.160
  • - [Congregation] Privately.
  • 00:17:44.160 --> 00:17:45.220
  • - There's something about private meetings.
  • 00:17:45.220 --> 00:17:47.260
  • Everybody ain't called to a private meeting.
  • 00:17:47.260 --> 00:17:51.000
  • (congregation shouting and praising)
  • 00:17:51.000 --> 00:17:52.260
  • - Come on, somebody.
  • 00:17:52.260 --> 00:17:54.020
  • When somebody wanna tell you something,
  • 00:17:54.020 --> 00:17:55.190
  • they say, "Well okay, go ahead."
  • 00:17:55.190 --> 00:17:57.020
  • But I need to speak to you in private
  • 00:17:57.020 --> 00:17:59.230
  • because I don't want everybody else
  • 00:17:59.230 --> 00:18:01.160
  • hearing what I got to say.
  • 00:18:01.160 --> 00:18:03.130
  • And Jesus, when you have this kind
  • 00:18:03.130 --> 00:18:06.000
  • of relationship with Him,
  • 00:18:06.000 --> 00:18:07.200
  • He can pull you away privately.
  • 00:18:07.200 --> 00:18:10.230
  • (congregation shouting and praising)
  • 00:18:10.230 --> 00:18:13.020
  • Hunch your neighbor and say,
  • 00:18:13.020 --> 00:18:14.090
  • "You don't even know who you sitting next to."
  • 00:18:14.090 --> 00:18:16.080
  • He said, "Blessed are the eyes
  • 00:18:18.240 --> 00:18:21.120
  • "which see the things you see."
  • 00:18:21.120 --> 00:18:24.100
  • There's some stuff you gonna see
  • 00:18:24.100 --> 00:18:26.020
  • that others ain't gonna see,
  • 00:18:26.020 --> 00:18:28.070
  • and you can't waste your time
  • 00:18:28.070 --> 00:18:30.050
  • trying to explain to them
  • 00:18:30.050 --> 00:18:32.170
  • what you see because they ain't gonna
  • 00:18:32.170 --> 00:18:35.230
  • be able to see what you see.
  • 00:18:35.230 --> 00:18:38.150
  • (congregation shouting and praising)
  • 00:18:38.150 --> 00:18:43.150
  • - Come on. Come on go to the next verse.
  • 00:18:45.000 --> 00:18:48.140
  • "For I tell you many prophets and kings
  • 00:18:48.140 --> 00:18:52.000
  • "have desired to see what you see,
  • 00:18:52.000 --> 00:18:54.240
  • "and have not..."
  • 00:18:54.240 --> 00:18:56.050
  • Watch this.
  • 00:18:56.050 --> 00:18:56.290
  • "Seen it, and to hear
  • 00:18:56.290 --> 00:18:58.240
  • "what you've heard,
  • 00:19:01.120 --> 00:19:02.210
  • "and not heard it!"
  • 00:19:02.210 --> 00:19:04.050
  • Ladies and gentlemen, when you are part of the us,
  • 00:19:04.050 --> 00:19:07.050
  • you're going to be able...
  • 00:19:07.050 --> 00:19:08.140
  • Ooh Jesus!
  • 00:19:08.140 --> 00:19:09.220
  • You gonna be able to see what most people can't.
  • 00:19:11.110 --> 00:19:15.160
  • And look don't start getting it confused
  • 00:19:16.080 --> 00:19:19.230
  • and hating on them, just go 'head and love 'em up.
  • 00:19:19.230 --> 00:19:23.190
  • "Aw baby, I understand.
  • 00:19:23.190 --> 00:19:25.150
  • "You can't see what I see.
  • 00:19:25.150 --> 00:19:26.280
  • "Therefore, you can't go where I go."
  • 00:19:27.240 --> 00:19:29.230
  • (congregation shouting and praising)
  • 00:19:29.230 --> 00:19:32.180
  • - "You won't know what I know."
  • 00:19:32.180 --> 00:19:34.130
  • Come on, somebody!
  • 00:19:35.280 --> 00:19:37.080
  • (congregation shouting and praising)
  • 00:19:37.080 --> 00:19:40.030
  • - I've gotta give you these few things
  • 00:19:40.030 --> 00:19:42.040
  • before I close out.
  • 00:19:42.040 --> 00:19:43.150
  • I've gotta give you these few things.
  • 00:19:44.150 --> 00:19:46.030
  • You gotta write these down.
  • 00:19:46.030 --> 00:19:47.120
  • Baby, come and tell us those things.
  • 00:19:49.170 --> 00:19:51.170
  • Did you write them down in church?
  • 00:19:51.260 --> 00:19:53.170
  • You've heard this lesson three times now.
  • 00:19:54.060 --> 00:19:56.030
  • And if you don't tell me every one of them.
  • 00:19:57.260 --> 00:20:00.180
  • Man, I'm tellin' you.
  • 00:20:02.220 --> 00:20:04.040
  • - [First Lady] You want me to come to you?
  • 00:20:04.130 --> 00:20:05.190
  • - Come up here. Come down here with me.
  • 00:20:05.190 --> 00:20:07.090
  • Yeah, she made me dress like her today.
  • 00:20:07.230 --> 00:20:09.250
  • - [First Lady] No, I didn't.
  • 00:20:09.250 --> 00:20:10.240
  • - Yeah, you did.
  • 00:20:10.240 --> 00:20:11.190
  • You was in my closet.
  • 00:20:11.190 --> 00:20:12.140
  • Here put these shoes on.
  • 00:20:12.140 --> 00:20:13.130
  • They match my shoes.
  • 00:20:13.130 --> 00:20:14.160
  • (congregation laughs)
  • 00:20:14.160 --> 00:20:17.180
  • - Don't be trying to act like you didn't say that.
  • 00:20:17.180 --> 00:20:19.130
  • - [First Lady] I didn't tell you that.
  • 00:20:21.020 --> 00:20:22.090
  • - [Pastor Freeman] I love that girl so much.
  • 00:20:22.090 --> 00:20:23.090
  • Umph!
  • 00:20:25.220 --> 00:20:26.160
  • (congregation laughing)
  • 00:20:26.160 --> 00:20:30.190
  • - [First Lady] (laughing) He just said, "Umph."
  • 00:20:30.190 --> 00:20:32.020
  • - I had to contain myself 'cause I wanted to do that.
  • 00:20:32.020 --> 00:20:34.050
  • (congregation laughing hysterically)
  • 00:20:34.050 --> 00:20:38.250
  • - That's what I wanted to do.
  • 00:20:38.250 --> 00:20:40.150
  • I'm just saying.
  • 00:20:40.150 --> 00:20:41.190
  • (congregation laughing hysterically)
  • 00:20:41.190 --> 00:20:43.140
  • - Come on, all you men
  • 00:20:43.140 --> 00:20:44.210
  • when your wife is on the way out!
  • 00:20:44.210 --> 00:20:47.020
  • Um hmm! Aha ha!
  • 00:20:47.230 --> 00:20:49.180
  • (laughing) Let her get in front of you.
  • 00:20:51.030 --> 00:20:52.220
  • Un hunh! Yeah!
  • 00:20:53.130 --> 00:20:55.060
  • And once she gets in front of you.
  • 00:20:55.060 --> 00:20:57.060
  • Um hmm! Ah!
  • 00:20:57.060 --> 00:20:58.230
  • Lay hands on her.
  • 00:20:58.230 --> 00:21:00.080
  • (congregation laughing hysterically)
  • 00:21:00.080 --> 00:21:05.020
  • - And all the men say, "Yeah!"
  • 00:21:05.280 --> 00:21:07.180
  • - [Men in Congregation] Yeah!
  • 00:21:07.180 --> 00:21:08.270
  • (congregation laughing)
  • 00:21:08.270 --> 00:21:13.270
  • - [First Lady] Lord Jesus!
  • 00:21:15.050 --> 00:21:16.230
  • - Come on, baby. Come on.
  • 00:21:18.250 --> 00:21:19.290
  • - Alright, the first one, meditate.
  • 00:21:19.290 --> 00:21:22.210
  • - Meditate in the Word.
  • 00:21:22.210 --> 00:21:25.220
  • No, I'm giving you some work.
  • 00:21:25.220 --> 00:21:27.160
  • Not to create
  • 00:21:27.160 --> 00:21:29.150
  • what He's already done,
  • 00:21:30.130 --> 00:21:32.110
  • but to keep you convinced.
  • 00:21:32.260 --> 00:21:36.010
  • This is to build you.
  • 00:21:37.050 --> 00:21:39.070
  • It's not to build Him.
  • 00:21:39.070 --> 00:21:40.290
  • It's not to change the the circumstances
  • 00:21:40.290 --> 00:21:43.030
  • because you, if I can get you convinced
  • 00:21:43.030 --> 00:21:46.120
  • of what He said, and what He has done,
  • 00:21:46.120 --> 00:21:49.240
  • then everything around you
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  • is gonna have to line up with you.
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  • Look at your neighbor and say,
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  • "I need you convinced."
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  • - [Congregation] I need you convinced.
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  • - Okay, go on.
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  • - Intake of the Word.
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  • - An intake of the Word.
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  • You did get 'em, baby.
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  • Go on with your bad self.
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  • - [First Lady] Oh, keep going?
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  • - Yes.
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  • - [First Lady] Singing in the Holy Spirit.
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  • - Singing in the Holy Ghost.
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  • If you're not filled with Holy Spirit,
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  • if you don't speak with other tongues,
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  • I'm telling you today,
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  • get filled with Holy Spirit
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  • because you are missing out
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  • on the linking ingredient to your success.
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  • Man, I was in the tub
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  • on yesterday, or day before.
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  • When was it, Sweety?
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  • She used to take care
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  • of all those things for me
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  • because I wasn't able...
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  • Shoot!
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  • I couldn't even get out of the bed.
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  • I couldn't move to get out of the bed
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  • to get into the shower.
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  • So they would have to lift me
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  • out of the bed with this motorized lift,
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  • and put me in the chair,
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  • and then she would roll me into the shower.
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  • And I would just sit there
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  • 'cause I couldn't move.
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  • I enjoyed that.
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  • She would just bathe me,
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  • just wipe me down, and lather me all over.
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  • I said, "Get over there, right there.
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  • "Yeah, right there. Right there."
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  • Okay, alright, come on.
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  • Stay saved y'all.
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  • And I think she was enjoying it pretty good, too.
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  • But now, I get in the bathtub alone
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  • and she doesn't even come
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  • and check on the old boy at this time.
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  • She knows that, "Okay, you're alright.
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  • "You've gotten to this point.
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  • "You're on your own."
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  • But, man, I was sitting in the...
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  • I was si...
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  • Like my mother-in-law.
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  • Is my mother-in-law up there?
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  • My mother-in-law said, "The cucuzzi."
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  • I was sitting in the...
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  • (everyone laughing)
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  • - Don't talk about my mother.
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  • I was sitting in the "cucuzzi"
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  • I said, What Mama?
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  • She said' "The cucuzzi.
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  • "You know that thing we got in our bathroom?
  • 00:24:02.130 --> 00:24:04.230
  • "The cucuzzi."
  • 00:24:04.230 --> 00:24:06.060
  • I said, "Oh yeah, yeah, yeah the cucuzzi. I know."
  • 00:24:06.100 --> 00:24:09.130
  • So I was sitting in the "cucuzzi", man,
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  • and there were bubbles up to here, man.
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  • I was..
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  • I mean I had bub...
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  • I'm telling you.
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  • I was sitting there, I had my arms stretched out,
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  • and all of a sudden, I began to just pray
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  • in the Holy Ghost,
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  • and I began to sing in the Holy Ghost,
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  • and I'm telling you, man,
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  • it was like that cool air
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  • coming up through those vents,
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  • pushing out the hot air.
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  • I'm telling you.
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  • Jude 20 says, "Praying in the Holy Ghost,
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  • "building yourselves on
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  • "your most holy faith."
  • 00:24:44.060 --> 00:24:45.270
  • It's not designed to move God.
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  • It's not designed to move your situation.
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  • It's designed to convince you
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  • and to build you up
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  • in the things that God has established for you.
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  • So when you are driving your car
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  • just go 'head and...
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  • (speaking in tongues)
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  • Come on, give the rest, Sweety, so I can...
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  • - Praising God.
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  • You just said that, too, didn't you?
  • 00:25:15.200 --> 00:25:16.290
  • - Praising God.
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  • - Confessing, fasting,
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  • serving your man of God, well serving,
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  • serving in ministry, which you can serve
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  • your man of God.
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  • - When you serve in ministry,
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  • you serve your man or woman of God.
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  • - [First Lady] And giving.
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  • - I don't know why anyone would not serve
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  • in any capacity of ministry,
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  • and that giving is the last one.
  • 00:25:39.050 --> 00:25:41.060
  • And that is not inclusive to just...
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  • That is inclusive to money.
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  • That includes money,
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  • but not exclusive to money.
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  • You can give, but I'm saying,
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  • there's so many other things you can be giving.
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  • Like a lady, she rolled up to me the other day
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  • in a wheelchair,
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  • and she said, "I know I'm in the wheelchair,
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  • "but I'm one of your greeters",
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  • or, "I want to be a greeter".
  • 00:26:04.000 --> 00:26:05.270
  • I can't recall what she said.
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  • - [First Lady] She said she's a greeter.
  • 00:26:07.160 --> 00:26:08.270
  • - She is a greeter.
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  • She said, "Is that alright with you?"
  • 00:26:10.140 --> 00:26:12.140
  • I said, "Most certainly, it is.
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  • "It's okay with me.
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  • "I mean look at your smile.
  • 00:26:17.110 --> 00:26:18.120
  • "You got a beautiful smile.
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  • "It doesn't matter just because
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  • "you in the wheelchair.
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  • "Listen, you get out there in the wheelchair,
  • 00:26:22.150 --> 00:26:24.230
  • "and you smile and greet people better than
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  • "some of the people who can stand."
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  • gonna lose again as long as you live.
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  • is just as much the will of God as salvation is.
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