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Praise | Max Lucado | July 14, 2020

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  • [MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC]- MALE ANNOUNCER: TONIGHT
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  • - MALE ANNOUNCER: TONIGHTON "PRAISE,"
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  • ON "PRAISE,"FROM DALLAS,
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  • FROM DALLAS,"NEW YORK TIMES" BEST-SELLING
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  • "NEW YORK TIMES" BEST-SELLINGAUTHOR AND MINISTER OF TEACHING
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  • AUTHOR AND MINISTER OF TEACHINGAT OAK HILLS CHURCH,
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  • AT OAK HILLS CHURCH,MAX LUCADO.
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  • MAX LUCADO.[MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC]- ANNOUNCER: AND NOW
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  • - ANNOUNCER: AND NOWMATT AND LAURIE CROUCH.
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  • MATT AND LAURIE CROUCH.- MATT CROUCH: "PRAISE"
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  • - MATT CROUCH: "PRAISE"COMES TO YOU FROM
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  • COMES TO YOU FROMDALLAS, TEXAS.
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  • DALLAS, TEXAS.OUR GUEST FOR THE ENTIRE
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  • OUR GUEST FOR THE ENTIREONE HOUR, MAX LUCADO,
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  • ONE HOUR, MAX LUCADO,"UNSHAKABLE HOPE: BUILDING
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  • "UNSHAKABLE HOPE: BUILDINGOUR LIVES ON THE PROMISES
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  • OUR LIVES ON THE PROMISESOF GOD."
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  • OF GOD."IF THERE WAS EVER ANY TIME
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  • IF THERE WAS EVER ANY TIMEWE NEEDED TO DO THAT,
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  • WE NEEDED TO DO THAT,IT'S TODAY, JULY 14TH, 2020.
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  • IT'S TODAY, JULY 14TH, 2020.OKAY, HOW DO WE DO THAT?
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  • OKAY, HOW DO WE DO THAT?- MAX LUCADO: WELL,
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  • IF WE'VE EVER NEEDED THE
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  • IF WE'VE EVER NEEDED THEPROMISES OF GOD, WE HAVE
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  • PROMISES OF GOD, WE HAVETO HAVE THEM RIGHT NOW.
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  • TO HAVE THEM RIGHT NOW.RIGHT NOW, EVERY ONE OF
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  • RIGHT NOW, EVERY ONE OFUS, EACH AND EVERY ONE OF
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  • ARE WE GONNA BUILD A LIFE
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  • ARE WE GONNA BUILD A LIFEBASED ON FEAR, OR WE'RE
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  • BASED ON FEAR, OR WE'REGONNA BUILD A LIFE BASED
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  • GONNA BUILD A LIFE BASEDON FAITH, FAITH IN
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  • ON FAITH, FAITH INGOD'S PROMISES?
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  • GOD'S PROMISES?THERE'S OVER 7.000
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  • THERE'S OVER 7.000PROMISES IN THE BIBLE.
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  • PROMISES IN THE BIBLE.I WAS BLOWN AWAY WHEN I
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  • I WAS BLOWN AWAY WHEN ICAME ACROSS THAT STATISTIC.
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  • CAME ACROSS THAT STATISTIC.SEVEN THOUSAND TIMES, GOD
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  • SEVEN THOUSAND TIMES, GODSAYS, "I PROMISE,
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  • SAYS, "I PROMISE,I PROMISE,
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  • I PROMISE,I PROMISE,
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  • I PROMISE,I PROMISE."
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  • I PROMISE."AND SO WE COULD CHOOSE,
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  • AND SO WE COULD CHOOSE,YOU KNOW, IF WE'RE
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  • YOU KNOW, IF WE'REGONNA BUILD OUR LIFE ON
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  • GONNA BUILD OUR LIFE ONTHE NEWS THAT WE HEAR ON
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  • THE NEWS THAT WE HEAR ONTHE MANY NEWS MEDIA OUTLETS,
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  • THE MANY NEWS MEDIA OUTLETS,IF WE'RE GONNA BUILD OUR
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  • IF WE'RE GONNA BUILD OURLIFE BASED UPON WHAT THE
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  • LIFE BASED UPON WHAT THEFRIEND DOWN THE STREET JUST
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  • FRIEND DOWN THE STREET JUSTSAID HE HEARD SOMEBODY SAY,
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  • SAID HE HEARD SOMEBODY SAY,SOMEBODY SAY,
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  • SOMEBODY SAY,OR IF WE'RE GONNA BUILD OUR
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  • OR IF WE'RE GONNA BUILD OURLIVES ON THE PROMISES
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  • LIVES ON THE PROMISESOF GOD.
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  • OF GOD.AND THAT'S, I THINK, WHAT
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  • AND THAT'S, I THINK, WHATIT BOILS DOWN TO, AND SO
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  • IT BOILS DOWN TO, AND SOWE GOTTA KNOW THE PROMISES,
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  • WE GOTTA KNOW THE PROMISES,TRUST THE PROMISES,
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  • TRUST THE PROMISES,AND THEN ALLOW THOSE
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  • AND THEN ALLOW THOSEPROMISES TO BECOME A
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  • PROMISES TO BECOME APART OF OUR DAY-TO-DAY LIFE.
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  • PART OF OUR DAY-TO-DAY LIFE.- MATT: LET'S START, MAX,
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  • - MATT: LET'S START, MAX,WITH THE IDEA THAT WE'RE
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  • WITH THE IDEA THAT WE'REON THE SAME PAGE.
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  • ON THE SAME PAGE.THESE ARE UNPRECEDENTED
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  • THESE ARE UNPRECEDENTEDTIMES OF SOCIAL UNREST.
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  • TIMES OF SOCIAL UNREST.WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHT
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  • WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHTTHE, YOU KNOW, PANDEMIC
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  • THE, YOU KNOW, PANDEMICWAS GOING TO DO WHAT IT
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  • WAS GOING TO DO WHAT ITDID GLOBALLY?
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  • DID GLOBALLY?MILLIONS OF PEOPLE OUT OF
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  • MILLIONS OF PEOPLE OUT OFJOBS AND, YOU KNOW,
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  • JOBS AND, YOU KNOW,A SENSE THAT THE GOVERNMENT
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  • A SENSE THAT THE GOVERNMENTIS TURNING INTO A NANNY
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  • IS TURNING INTO A NANNYSTATE BEYOND, YOU KNOW,
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  • STATE BEYOND, YOU KNOW,WHERE CHURCHES IN SOME
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  • WHERE CHURCHES IN SOMESTATES, YOU KNOW, CAN'T SING.
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  • STATES, YOU KNOW, CAN'T SING.YOU KNOW, YOU CAN GO TO
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  • YOU KNOW, YOU CAN GO TOTHE FACILITY, BUT EVEN
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  • THE FACILITY, BUT EVENBEHIND A MASK, YOU CAN'T SING.
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  • BEHIND A MASK, YOU CAN'T SING.PEOPLE-- THIS IS GETTIN'
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  • PEOPLE-- THIS IS GETTIN'ROUGH.
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  • ROUGH.WE NEED SOME PROMISES, AND
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  • WE NEED SOME PROMISES, ANDWE NEED THIS PROGRAM TO
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  • WE NEED THIS PROGRAM TOSPEAK TO THE FEARS,
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  • SPEAK TO THE FEARS,I BELIEVE, THAT ARE PRESENT
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  • I BELIEVE, THAT ARE PRESENTIN OUR VIEWING AUDIENCE
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  • IN OUR VIEWING AUDIENCERIGHT NOW.
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  • RIGHT NOW.- MAX: 'CAUSE WE'RE FACING
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  • - MAX: 'CAUSE WE'RE FACINGNOT JUST THE PANDEMIC,
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  • NOT JUST THE PANDEMIC,NOT JUST THE ECONOMIC
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  • NOT JUST THE ECONOMICUNCERTAINTY AND THE
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  • UNCERTAINTY AND THESOCIAL UNREST,
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  • SOCIAL UNREST,BUT WE'RE FACING THE FEAR
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  • BUT WE'RE FACING THE FEARTHAT COMES WITH IT ALL.
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  • THAT COMES WITH IT ALL.YEAH, IT'S UNPRECEDENTED.
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  • YEAH, IT'S UNPRECEDENTED.IT'S LIKE THREE TSUNAMIS
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  • IT'S LIKE THREE TSUNAMISAT ONE TIME.
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  • AT ONE TIME.- MATT: YOU FORGOT THE
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  • - MATT: YOU FORGOT THEMURDER HORNETS TOO.
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  • MURDER HORNETS TOO.THEY CAME TOO, JUST--
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  • THEY CAME TOO, JUST--- MAX: YES, IT'S--
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  • - MAX: YES, IT'S--[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]- MATT: AND A DUST CLOUD
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  • - MATT: AND A DUST CLOUDTHAT CAME ACROSS THE ATLANTIC.
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  • THAT CAME ACROSS THE ATLANTIC.- MAX: AND WE INHALED
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  • - MAX: AND WE INHALEDHALF OF AFRICA, DIDN'T WE?
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  • HALF OF AFRICA, DIDN'T WE?[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]YEAH, WHERE'D THAT COME FROM?
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  • YEAH, WHERE'D THAT COME FROM?[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]WHERE'D THAT COME FROM?
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  • WHERE'D THAT COME FROM?- LAURIE CROUCH: I DON'T
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  • - LAURIE CROUCH: I DON'TKNOW, BUT I SAW IT FOR DAYS.
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  • KNOW, BUT I SAW IT FOR DAYS.- MATT: YEAH.
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  • - MATT: YEAH.- MAX: YEAH.
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  • - MAX: YEAH.- MATT: IT WAS VERY
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  • - MATT: IT WAS VERYPRESENT HERE IN TEXAS.
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  • PRESENT HERE IN TEXAS.I MEAN, IT WAS-- SO WE
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  • I MEAN, IT WAS-- SO WEKNOW WHAT THE SAHARA DESERT
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  • KNOW WHAT THE SAHARA DESERTSMELLS LIKE,
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  • SMELLS LIKE,RIGHT HERE IN TEXAS.
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  • RIGHT HERE IN TEXAS.- LAURIE: AND THE CICADAS.
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  • - LAURIE: AND THE CICADAS.- MATT: YEAH.
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  • - MATT: YEAH.SO, LOOK, THIS PROGRAM IS
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  • SO, LOOK, THIS PROGRAM ISGOOD NEWS.
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  • GOOD NEWS.WE'RE PUSHING AGAINST ALL
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  • WE'RE PUSHING AGAINST ALLTHAT.
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  • THAT.ONE OF THE THINGS THAT I
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  • ONE OF THE THINGS THAT ILOVE ABOUT THIS, THE
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  • LOVE ABOUT THIS, THESUBTITLE REALLY HELPS
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  • SUBTITLE REALLY HELPSEXPLAIN WHAT WE'RE TALKING
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  • EXPLAIN WHAT WE'RE TALKINGABOUT, MAX.
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  • ABOUT, MAX."UNSHAKABLE HOPE" IS THE
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  • "UNSHAKABLE HOPE" IS THETITLE, OF COURSE.
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  • TITLE, OF COURSE."BUILDING OUR LIVES ON THE
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  • "BUILDING OUR LIVES ON THEPROMISES OF GOD."
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  • PROMISES OF GOD."YOU'VE TALKED ABOUT
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  • YOU'VE TALKED ABOUT7.000 PROMISES.
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  • 7.000 PROMISES.LET'S GET TO SOME OF THEM,
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  • LET'S GET TO SOME OF THEM,BECAUSE, IF WE AREN'T
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  • BECAUSE, IF WE AREN'TBUILDING ON THAT, WHAT ARE
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  • BUILDING ON THAT, WHAT AREWE BUILDING ON, YOU KNOW?
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  • WE BUILDING ON, YOU KNOW?- MAX: YEAH, EXACTLY.
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  • - MAX: YEAH, EXACTLY.- MATT: IT JUST FEELS
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  • - MATT: IT JUST FEELSCRAZY.
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  • CRAZY.- MAX: THAT'S A GREAT
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  • - MAX: THAT'S A GREATQUESTION, MATT.
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  • QUESTION, MATT.IF YOU'RE NOT BUILDING ON
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  • IF YOU'RE NOT BUILDING ONTHAT-- WE'RE ALL BUILDING
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  • THAT-- WE'RE ALL BUILDINGON SOMETHING, YOU KNOW,
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  • ON SOMETHING, YOU KNOW,BUT IF YOU'RE NOT BUILDING
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  • BUT IF YOU'RE NOT BUILDINGUPON THE PROMISES OF GOD,
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  • UPON THE PROMISES OF GOD,PROBABLY YOU'RE BUILDING
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  • PROBABLY YOU'RE BUILDINGON THE PANIC OF LIFE, AND
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  • ON THE PANIC OF LIFE, ANDIT'S EVERYWHERE.
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  • IT'S EVERYWHERE.IT'S EVERYWHERE, AND IT'S
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  • IT'S EVERYWHERE, AND IT'SLIKE WE'RE SPIRALING OUT
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  • LIKE WE'RE SPIRALING OUTOF CONTROL, AND WE'RE
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  • OF CONTROL, AND WE'RESEEING THINGS THAT WE'VE
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  • SEEING THINGS THAT WE'VENOT SEEN IN OUR LIFETIMES,
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  • NOT SEEN IN OUR LIFETIMES,AND I'M GETTIN' TO BE KIND
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  • AND I'M GETTIN' TO BE KINDOF OLD, YOU KNOW?
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  • OF OLD, YOU KNOW?I QUALIFY FOR MEDICARE
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  • I QUALIFY FOR MEDICARETHIS YEAR, AND SO I DO
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  • THIS YEAR, AND SO I DORECALL, BACK IN THE LATE
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  • RECALL, BACK IN THE LATE'60s, '68, YOU KNOW,
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  • '60s, '68, YOU KNOW,ESPECIALLY, THE YEAR OF A
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  • ESPECIALLY, THE YEAR OF ACOUPLE OF HORRIBLE
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  • COUPLE OF HORRIBLEASSASSINATIONS AND ALL THE
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  • ASSASSINATIONS AND ALL THEUNREST, BUT EVEN THAT WAS
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  • UNREST, BUT EVEN THAT WASMORE POLITICAL, AND IT
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  • MORE POLITICAL, AND ITDIDN'T HAVE THE PANDEMIC,
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  • DIDN'T HAVE THE PANDEMIC,AND IT DIDN'T HAVE THE
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  • AND IT DIDN'T HAVE THEECONOMIC UNCERTAINTY.
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  • ECONOMIC UNCERTAINTY.SO WE'VE NEVER SEEN
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  • SO WE'VE NEVER SEENANYTHING LIKE THIS,
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  • ANYTHING LIKE THIS,I DON'T THINK.
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  • I DON'T THINK.WOULDN'T YOU AGREE, IN OUR
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  • WOULDN'T YOU AGREE, IN OURLIFETIMES?
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  • LIFETIMES?- LAURIE: I HAVEN'T, BUT
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  • - LAURIE: I HAVEN'T, BUTI'M MUCH YOUNGER THAN BOTH
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  • I'M MUCH YOUNGER THAN BOTHOF YOU.
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  • OF YOU.[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]- MAX: THERE YOU GO.
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  • - MAX: THERE YOU GO.- MATT: THANKS.
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  • - MATT: THANKS.- MAX: APPRECIATE THAT
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  • - MAX: APPRECIATE THATREMINDER.
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  • REMINDER.[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]- MAX: FOR THE LAST
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  • - MAX: FOR THE LAST21 YEARS,
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  • 21 YEARS,NOTHING HAS HAPPENED.
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  • NOTHING HAS HAPPENED.[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]- MATT: SO THE PROMISES
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  • - MATT: SO THE PROMISESARE WHAT WE'RE BUILDING ON.
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  • ARE WHAT WE'RE BUILDING ON.SO LET'S GET RIGHT TO 'EM.
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  • SO LET'S GET RIGHT TO 'EM.LET'S START.
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  • LET'S START.BY THE WAY--
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  • BY THE WAY--- LAURIE: BY THE WAY,
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  • - LAURIE: BY THE WAY,CAN I SAY SOMETHING?
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  • CAN I SAY SOMETHING?- MATT: YOU MAY, DOLL.
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  • - MATT: YOU MAY, DOLL.- LAURIE: I THINK YOU'RE
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  • - LAURIE: I THINK YOU'REAMAZING, AND I LOVE WHAT
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  • AMAZING, AND I LOVE WHATYOU HAVE DONE FOR TBN THE
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  • YOU HAVE DONE FOR TBN THELAST FEW MONTHS.
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  • LAST FEW MONTHS.YOU HAVE TAKEN OUR FRIDAY
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  • YOU HAVE TAKEN OUR FRIDAYNIGHTS HERE ON TBN.
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  • NIGHTS HERE ON TBN.IF YOU HAVE MISSED ANY OF
  • 00:05:40.619 --> 00:05:42.587
  • IF YOU HAVE MISSED ANY OFTHESE FRIDAY NIGHT
  • 00:05:42.587 --> 00:05:43.288
  • THESE FRIDAY NIGHTSPECIALS THAT MAX HAS DONE
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  • I ENCOURAGE YOU TO GO TO
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  • I ENCOURAGE YOU TO GO TOTHE TBN APP.
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  • THE TBN APP.YOU CAN GO ON YOUR ROKUS,
  • 00:05:50.629 --> 00:05:51.463
  • YOU CAN GO ON YOUR ROKUS,YOUR APPLES, WHATEVER YOU DO.
  • 00:05:51.463 --> 00:05:52.397
  • YOUR APPLES, WHATEVER YOU DO.I DON'T KNOW HOW ALL OF
  • 00:05:52.397 --> 00:05:53.865
  • I DON'T KNOW HOW ALL OFYOU DO THAT, BUT YOU CAN
  • 00:05:53.865 --> 00:05:56.201
  • YOU DO THAT, BUT YOU CANWATCH.
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  • WATCH.LET'S SEE, IT STARTED WITH--
  • 00:05:58.670 --> 00:06:00.172
  • LET'S SEE, IT STARTED WITH--- MATT: GOOD FRIDAY,
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  • - MATT: GOOD FRIDAY,GLOBAL GOOD FRIDAY, YEAH.
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  • GLOBAL GOOD FRIDAY, YEAH.- MAX: AND THERE WAS
  • 00:06:01.440 --> 00:06:02.707
  • - MAX: AND THERE WASCHRIS TOMLIN.
  • 00:06:02.707 --> 00:06:03.141
  • CHRIS TOMLIN.- LAURIE: YEAH, AND
  • 00:06:03.141 --> 00:06:04.342
  • - LAURIE: YEAH, ANDYOU'VE DONE HOW MANY
  • 00:06:04.342 --> 00:06:04.943
  • YOU'VE DONE HOW MANYSPECIALS NOW?
  • 00:06:04.943 --> 00:06:06.445
  • SPECIALS NOW?- MAX: I DON'T KNOW.
  • 00:06:06.445 --> 00:06:08.313
  • - MAX: I DON'T KNOW.- LAURIE: A WHOLE BUNCH.
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  • - LAURIE: A WHOLE BUNCH.- MATT: EIGHT OR NINE.
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  • - MATT: EIGHT OR NINE.- LAURIE: YEAH, AND HE'S
  • 00:06:10.215 --> 00:06:11.716
  • - LAURIE: YEAH, AND HE'SBEEN DOIN' 'EM TODAY, FOR
  • 00:06:11.716 --> 00:06:12.818
  • BEEN DOIN' 'EM TODAY, FORTHE NEXT FEW WEEKS, AND I
  • 00:06:12.818 --> 00:06:15.353
  • THE NEXT FEW WEEKS, AND IJUST-- I LOVE YOU FOR IT.
  • 00:06:15.353 --> 00:06:16.321
  • JUST-- I LOVE YOU FOR IT.EVERYONE COMMENTS.
  • 00:06:16.321 --> 00:06:17.989
  • EVERYONE COMMENTS.WE WERE JUST TALKIN', BACK
  • 00:06:17.989 --> 00:06:18.990
  • WE WERE JUST TALKIN', BACKIN THE BACK, AND ALL THE
  • 00:06:18.990 --> 00:06:20.058
  • IN THE BACK, AND ALL THEPEOPLE BACK THERE SAYIN'
  • 00:06:20.058 --> 00:06:21.059
  • PEOPLE BACK THERE SAYIN'THEIR FRIDAY NIGHTS--
  • 00:06:21.059 --> 00:06:23.528
  • THEIR FRIDAY NIGHTS--AND, JUST, THE HOPE AND THE
  • 00:06:23.528 --> 00:06:25.997
  • AND, JUST, THE HOPE AND THEPEACE THAT HAS COME WITH
  • 00:06:25.997 --> 00:06:27.299
  • PEACE THAT HAS COME WITHTHOSE PROGRAMS HAS JUST
  • 00:06:27.299 --> 00:06:30.635
  • THOSE PROGRAMS HAS JUSTBEEN UNBELIEVABLE, AND I
  • 00:06:30.635 --> 00:06:32.037
  • BEEN UNBELIEVABLE, AND IJUST THANK YOU FROM THE
  • 00:06:32.037 --> 00:06:33.338
  • JUST THANK YOU FROM THEBOTTOM OF MY HEART BECAUSE
  • 00:06:33.338 --> 00:06:34.339
  • BOTTOM OF MY HEART BECAUSEIT HAS SETTLED MY SOUL,
  • 00:06:34.339 --> 00:06:35.307
  • IT HAS SETTLED MY SOUL,YOU KNOW.
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  • YOU KNOW.- MATT: WE DECIDED WE
  • 00:06:35.907 --> 00:06:36.608
  • - MATT: WE DECIDED WENEEDED SOME HOPE FOR A
  • 00:06:36.608 --> 00:06:39.544
  • NEEDED SOME HOPE FOR ATUESDAY NIGHT, JULY 14TH.
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  • TUESDAY NIGHT, JULY 14TH.- LAURIE: THAT'S RIGHT.
  • 00:06:40.779 --> 00:06:41.780
  • - LAURIE: THAT'S RIGHT.WE'RE GONNA SPREAD THE LOVE.
  • 00:06:41.780 --> 00:06:42.280
  • WE'RE GONNA SPREAD THE LOVE.- MATT: THERE IS NO
  • 00:06:42.280 --> 00:06:42.981
  • - MATT: THERE IS NOMISTAKE.
  • 00:06:42.981 --> 00:06:44.216
  • MISTAKE.YOU'RE WATCHING RIGHT NOW
  • 00:06:44.216 --> 00:06:45.450
  • YOU'RE WATCHING RIGHT NOWBECAUSE YOU WERE DRAWN TO
  • 00:06:45.450 --> 00:06:47.285
  • BECAUSE YOU WERE DRAWN TOTHIS.
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  • THIS.MAX, JUST, LET'S JUST GET
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  • MAX, JUST, LET'S JUST GETSTARTED HERE.
  • 00:06:51.022 --> 00:06:51.556
  • STARTED HERE.- MAX: OKAY.
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  • - MAX: OKAY.- MATT: LET'S START
  • 00:06:52.224 --> 00:06:53.358
  • - MATT: LET'S STARTTALKING ABOUT THESE
  • 00:06:53.358 --> 00:06:54.459
  • TALKING ABOUT THESEPROMISES AND HOW TO BUILD
  • 00:06:54.459 --> 00:06:56.561
  • PROMISES AND HOW TO BUILDTHEIR LIFE THEM.
  • 00:06:56.561 --> 00:06:58.430
  • THEIR LIFE THEM.- MAX: YEAH, WELL, AND,
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  • - MAX: YEAH, WELL, AND,BY THE WAY, THANK YOU, LAURIE.
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  • BY THE WAY, THANK YOU, LAURIE.THANK YOU SO MUCH.
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  • THANK YOU SO MUCH.THAT WAS VERY GRACIOUS.
  • 00:07:02.467 --> 00:07:03.268
  • THAT WAS VERY GRACIOUS.I'M SO HONORED.
  • 00:07:03.268 --> 00:07:04.503
  • I'M SO HONORED.I LOVE BEIN' A PART OF THE
  • 00:07:04.503 --> 00:07:07.506
  • I LOVE BEIN' A PART OF THETBN FAMILY.
  • 00:07:07.506 --> 00:07:08.106
  • TBN FAMILY.IT'S BEEN MY HONOR TO KNOW
  • 00:07:08.106 --> 00:07:09.608
  • IT'S BEEN MY HONOR TO KNOWYOU BOTH AND TO BE A PART
  • 00:07:09.608 --> 00:07:11.209
  • YOU BOTH AND TO BE A PARTOF THE TBN FAMILY SINCE
  • 00:07:11.209 --> 00:07:12.878
  • OF THE TBN FAMILY SINCEYOUR PARENTS WERE SO GRACIOUS
  • 00:07:12.878 --> 00:07:15.046
  • YOUR PARENTS WERE SO GRACIOUSTO FIRST INVITE ME
  • 00:07:15.046 --> 00:07:18.550
  • TO FIRST INVITE MEMANY, MANY YEARS AGO,
  • 00:07:18.550 --> 00:07:19.417
  • MANY, MANY YEARS AGO,AND IT'S A GREAT HONOR.
  • 00:07:19.417 --> 00:07:19.951
  • AND IT'S A GREAT HONOR.- LAURIE: IT'S OUR HONOR.
  • 00:07:19.951 --> 00:07:21.286
  • - LAURIE: IT'S OUR HONOR.- MAX: IT'S A GREAT HONOR.
  • 00:07:21.286 --> 00:07:22.087
  • - MAX: IT'S A GREAT HONOR.SO I DO THINK THE PROMISES
  • 00:07:22.087 --> 00:07:25.490
  • SO I DO THINK THE PROMISESOF GOD ARE OUR WAY OF
  • 00:07:25.490 --> 00:07:26.725
  • OF GOD ARE OUR WAY OFRESPONDING TO THE TRAGEDY
  • 00:07:26.725 --> 00:07:28.059
  • RESPONDING TO THE TRAGEDYOF MANKIND.
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  • OF MANKIND.WHEN LIFE GOES CRAZY, GOD
  • 00:07:29.561 --> 00:07:32.998
  • WHEN LIFE GOES CRAZY, GODHAS EQUIPPED US.
  • 00:07:32.998 --> 00:07:33.865
  • HAS EQUIPPED US.HE'S EQUIPPED US WITH
  • 00:07:33.865 --> 00:07:34.866
  • HE'S EQUIPPED US WITHTHESE PROMISES OF GOD, AND
  • 00:07:34.866 --> 00:07:38.136
  • THESE PROMISES OF GOD, ANDWHEN YOU LOOK AT THE MEN
  • 00:07:38.136 --> 00:07:39.337
  • WHEN YOU LOOK AT THE MENAND WOMEN IN SCRIPTURE,
  • 00:07:39.337 --> 00:07:41.339
  • AND WOMEN IN SCRIPTURE,WHAT THEY HAD IN COMMON
  • 00:07:41.339 --> 00:07:42.741
  • WHAT THEY HAD IN COMMONWAS THAT THEY BELIEVED IN
  • 00:07:42.741 --> 00:07:46.044
  • WAS THAT THEY BELIEVED INTHE PROMISES OF GOD.
  • 00:07:46.044 --> 00:07:46.845
  • THE PROMISES OF GOD.YOU KNOW, ABRAHAM BUILT
  • 00:07:46.845 --> 00:07:48.713
  • YOU KNOW, ABRAHAM BUILTHIS LIFE ON THE PROMISES
  • 00:07:48.713 --> 00:07:50.148
  • HIS LIFE ON THE PROMISESOF GOD.
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  • OF GOD.NOAH HEARD THIS CRAZY
  • 00:07:52.183 --> 00:07:53.418
  • NOAH HEARD THIS CRAZYVISION THAT GOD-- THAT A
  • 00:07:53.418 --> 00:07:53.985
  • VISION THAT GOD-- THAT AFLOOD WAS GONNA COME BUT
  • 00:07:53.985 --> 00:07:55.253
  • FLOOD WAS GONNA COME BUTTHAT HE WAS GONNA BE
  • 00:07:55.253 --> 00:07:55.820
  • THAT HE WAS GONNA BESAVED, SO HE BUILT HIS
  • 00:07:55.820 --> 00:07:57.822
  • SAVED, SO HE BUILT HISWHOLE LIFE UPON THAT.
  • 00:07:57.822 --> 00:08:00.559
  • WHOLE LIFE UPON THAT.MOSES STOOD STRONG ON THE
  • 00:08:00.559 --> 00:08:01.426
  • MOSES STOOD STRONG ON THEPROMISES OF GOD, AND
  • 00:08:01.426 --> 00:08:02.861
  • PROMISES OF GOD, ANDTHAT'S WHAT GAVE HIM THE
  • 00:08:02.861 --> 00:08:04.829
  • THAT'S WHAT GAVE HIM THEPOWER TO LEAD THE NATION
  • 00:08:04.829 --> 00:08:05.530
  • POWER TO LEAD THE NATIONOF THE HEBREWS THROUGH THE
  • 00:08:05.530 --> 00:08:06.898
  • OF THE HEBREWS THROUGH THEWILDERNESS.
  • 00:08:06.898 --> 00:08:11.536
  • WILDERNESS.AND JOSHUA, YEAH, THE
  • 00:08:11.536 --> 00:08:12.070
  • AND JOSHUA, YEAH, THESTORY OF JOSHUA IS SIMPLY
  • 00:08:12.070 --> 00:08:13.138
  • STORY OF JOSHUA IS SIMPLYA STORY OF A MAN WHO
  • 00:08:13.138 --> 00:08:14.539
  • A STORY OF A MAN WHOBELIEVED THAT GOD WOULD
  • 00:08:14.539 --> 00:08:15.106
  • BELIEVED THAT GOD WOULDGIVE THE PROMISED LAND TO
  • 00:08:15.106 --> 00:08:16.308
  • GIVE THE PROMISED LAND TOHIM AND TO THOSE WHO HAD
  • 00:08:16.308 --> 00:08:17.642
  • HIM AND TO THOSE WHO HADSURVIVED THAT TIME IN THE
  • 00:08:17.642 --> 00:08:18.343
  • SURVIVED THAT TIME IN THEWILDERNESS, AND HE
  • 00:08:18.343 --> 00:08:22.213
  • WILDERNESS, AND HEBELIEVED IT.
  • 00:08:22.213 --> 00:08:23.048
  • BELIEVED IT.HE MARCHED FORWARD.
  • 00:08:23.048 --> 00:08:24.115
  • HE MARCHED FORWARD.AND SO, REALLY, THE BIBLE
  • 00:08:24.115 --> 00:08:25.584
  • AND SO, REALLY, THE BIBLEIS STITCHED TOGETHER WITH
  • 00:08:25.584 --> 00:08:26.551
  • IS STITCHED TOGETHER WITHPROMISES AND PEOPLE OF THE
  • 00:08:26.551 --> 00:08:28.520
  • PROMISES AND PEOPLE OF THEPROMISE.
  • 00:08:28.520 --> 00:08:29.588
  • PROMISE.IT REALLY IS, YOU KNOW?
  • 00:08:29.588 --> 00:08:31.289
  • IT REALLY IS, YOU KNOW?IT'S JUST STITCHED TOGETHER.
  • 00:08:31.289 --> 00:08:33.358
  • IT'S JUST STITCHED TOGETHER.THINK ABOUT THE APOSTLES.
  • 00:08:33.358 --> 00:08:36.027
  • THINK ABOUT THE APOSTLES.JESUS, BEFORE HIS
  • 00:08:36.027 --> 00:08:37.128
  • JESUS, BEFORE HISASCENSION, SAYS "NOW, GO
  • 00:08:37.128 --> 00:08:38.163
  • ASCENSION, SAYS "NOW, GOTO JERUSALEM AND WAIT.
  • 00:08:38.163 --> 00:08:40.365
  • TO JERUSALEM AND WAIT.WAIT, AND THERE YOU WILL
  • 00:08:40.365 --> 00:08:42.334
  • WAIT, AND THERE YOU WILLRECEIVE POWER FROM ON
  • 00:08:42.334 --> 00:08:43.034
  • RECEIVE POWER FROM ONHIGH."
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  • HIGH."AND THEY WENT.
  • 00:08:43.535 --> 00:08:44.603
  • AND THEY WENT.THEY BELIEVED THE PROMISE
  • 00:08:44.603 --> 00:08:46.237
  • THEY BELIEVED THE PROMISEOF CHRIST, AND BECAUSE OF
  • 00:08:46.237 --> 00:08:46.938
  • OF CHRIST, AND BECAUSE OFTHAT, WE HAVE THE DAY OF
  • 00:08:46.938 --> 00:08:47.939
  • THAT, WE HAVE THE DAY OFPENTECOST.
  • 00:08:47.939 --> 00:08:48.740
  • PENTECOST.THEY RECEIVED THAT
  • 00:08:48.740 --> 00:08:50.809
  • THEY RECEIVED THATSUPERNATURAL EVENT.
  • 00:08:50.809 --> 00:08:51.843
  • SUPERNATURAL EVENT.SO I THINK, REALLY, WHAT
  • 00:08:51.843 --> 00:08:53.211
  • SO I THINK, REALLY, WHATTHE GENERATION IS NEEDING
  • 00:08:53.211 --> 00:08:55.080
  • THE GENERATION IS NEEDINGRIGHT NOW ARE SOME PEOPLE
  • 00:08:55.080 --> 00:08:56.348
  • RIGHT NOW ARE SOME PEOPLEWHO WILL SAY, "OKAY, I'M
  • 00:08:56.348 --> 00:08:57.382
  • WHO WILL SAY, "OKAY, I'MGONNA BELIEVE IN THE
  • 00:08:57.382 --> 00:08:58.116
  • GONNA BELIEVE IN THEPROMISES OF GOD."
  • 00:08:58.116 --> 00:08:59.017
  • PROMISES OF GOD."WE'VE GOT RACIAL
  • 00:08:59.017 --> 00:08:59.818
  • WE'VE GOT RACIALUNREST EVERYWHERE.
  • 00:08:59.818 --> 00:09:00.752
  • UNREST EVERYWHERE.WE'VE GOT FEAR ABOUT THE
  • 00:09:00.752 --> 00:09:02.020
  • WE'VE GOT FEAR ABOUT THEECONOMY EVERYWHERE.
  • 00:09:02.020 --> 00:09:03.221
  • ECONOMY EVERYWHERE.I DON'T KNOW ABOUT THIS
  • 00:09:03.221 --> 00:09:04.322
  • I DON'T KNOW ABOUT THISPANDEMIC, BUT I'M GONNA
  • 00:09:04.322 --> 00:09:05.056
  • PANDEMIC, BUT I'M GONNASTAND STRONG ON PROMISES
  • 00:09:05.056 --> 00:09:07.025
  • STAND STRONG ON PROMISESOF GOD.
  • 00:09:07.025 --> 00:09:08.760
  • OF GOD.AND SO THESE BOOKS THAT
  • 00:09:08.760 --> 00:09:09.928
  • AND SO THESE BOOKS THATWE'RE LOOKING AT TODAY
  • 00:09:09.928 --> 00:09:11.930
  • WE'RE LOOKING AT TODAYSIMPLY ARE TOOLS TO WHET
  • 00:09:11.930 --> 00:09:13.798
  • SIMPLY ARE TOOLS TO WHETOUR APPETITES.
  • 00:09:13.798 --> 00:09:14.799
  • OUR APPETITES.WE COULDN'T WRITE A BOOK
  • 00:09:14.799 --> 00:09:15.767
  • WE COULDN'T WRITE A BOOKTHAT HAS ALL
  • 00:09:15.767 --> 00:09:18.937
  • THAT HAS ALL7.300-AND-SOMETHIN' PROMISES.
  • 00:09:18.937 --> 00:09:20.105
  • 7.300-AND-SOMETHIN' PROMISES.I GUESS WE COULD, BUT IT'D
  • 00:09:20.105 --> 00:09:21.706
  • I GUESS WE COULD, BUT IT'DBE BIGGER THAN YOUR STUDIO.
  • 00:09:21.706 --> 00:09:23.241
  • BE BIGGER THAN YOUR STUDIO.SO ALL I DID WAS TAKE SOME
  • 00:09:23.241 --> 00:09:25.577
  • SO ALL I DID WAS TAKE SOMETHAT ARE JUST CHOICE
  • 00:09:25.577 --> 00:09:26.311
  • THAT ARE JUST CHOICEPROMISES, CHOICE PROMISES,
  • 00:09:26.311 --> 00:09:30.015
  • PROMISES, CHOICE PROMISES,AND TRY TO WHET THE
  • 00:09:30.015 --> 00:09:31.349
  • AND TRY TO WHET THEAPPETITES OF OUR VIEWERS
  • 00:09:31.349 --> 00:09:31.916
  • APPETITES OF OUR VIEWERSAND READERS TO BUILD THEIR
  • 00:09:31.916 --> 00:09:35.353
  • AND READERS TO BUILD THEIRLIVES ON THESE PROMISES.
  • 00:09:35.353 --> 00:09:35.987
  • LIVES ON THESE PROMISES.- MATT: LIKE WHAT?
  • 00:09:35.987 --> 00:09:36.721
  • - MATT: LIKE WHAT?- MAX: JOY.
  • 00:09:36.721 --> 00:09:37.489
  • - MAX: JOY."WEEPING MAY COME FOR THE
  • 00:09:37.489 --> 00:09:38.790
  • "WEEPING MAY COME FOR THENIGHT, BUT JOY COMES WITH
  • 00:09:38.790 --> 00:09:41.426
  • NIGHT, BUT JOY COMES WITHTHE MORNING."
  • 00:09:41.426 --> 00:09:42.293
  • THE MORNING."THAT PROMISE OUT OF THE
  • 00:09:42.293 --> 00:09:42.794
  • THAT PROMISE OUT OF THEBOOK OF PSALMS IS ONE
  • 00:09:42.794 --> 00:09:45.997
  • BOOK OF PSALMS IS ONEOF MY FAVORITES.
  • 00:09:45.997 --> 00:09:46.531
  • OF MY FAVORITES.AND, YOU KNOW, I'M STILL
  • 00:09:46.531 --> 00:09:47.532
  • AND, YOU KNOW, I'M STILLA PASTOR.
  • 00:09:47.532 --> 00:09:48.333
  • A PASTOR.I STILL PASTOR-- OR I
  • 00:09:48.333 --> 00:09:49.034
  • I STILL PASTOR-- OR IDON'T LEAD THE CHURCH
  • 00:09:49.034 --> 00:09:50.635
  • DON'T LEAD THE CHURCHANY LONGER.
  • 00:09:50.635 --> 00:09:51.536
  • ANY LONGER.I'M A TEACHING PASTOR OF A
  • 00:09:51.536 --> 00:09:52.937
  • I'M A TEACHING PASTOR OF ACHURCH IN SAN ANTONIO, BUT
  • 00:09:52.937 --> 00:09:54.472
  • CHURCH IN SAN ANTONIO, BUTAS A RESULT, I'VE DONE SO
  • 00:09:54.472 --> 00:09:55.774
  • AS A RESULT, I'VE DONE SOMANY FUNERALS THROUGH THE
  • 00:09:55.774 --> 00:09:57.809
  • MANY FUNERALS THROUGH THEYEARS, SO MANY FUNERALS,
  • 00:09:57.809 --> 00:09:59.010
  • YEARS, SO MANY FUNERALS,AND I ALWAYS QUOTE THAT
  • 00:09:59.010 --> 00:10:00.378
  • AND I ALWAYS QUOTE THATPSALM, "WEEPING MAY COME
  • 00:10:00.378 --> 00:10:01.680
  • PSALM, "WEEPING MAY COMEFOR THE NIGHT."
  • 00:10:01.680 --> 00:10:02.414
  • FOR THE NIGHT."YOU DON'T HAVE TO
  • 00:10:02.414 --> 00:10:03.548
  • YOU DON'T HAVE TOCONVINCE PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:10:03.548 --> 00:10:04.049
  • CONVINCE PEOPLE THATWEEPING MAY COME FOR
  • 00:10:04.049 --> 00:10:05.150
  • WEEPING MAY COME FORTHE NIGHT.
  • 00:10:05.150 --> 00:10:06.151
  • THE NIGHT.SOME OF YOUR LISTENERS
  • 00:10:06.151 --> 00:10:07.318
  • SOME OF YOUR LISTENERSRIGHT NOW ARE JUST SO SAD.
  • 00:10:07.318 --> 00:10:08.620
  • RIGHT NOW ARE JUST SO SAD.THEY'RE WEEPING RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:10:08.620 --> 00:10:10.755
  • THEY'RE WEEPING RIGHT NOW.BUT THE PROMISE IS
  • 00:10:10.755 --> 00:10:13.591
  • BUT THE PROMISE IS"BUT JOY, BUT JOY WILL COME IN
  • 00:10:13.591 --> 00:10:15.493
  • "BUT JOY, BUT JOY WILL COME INTHE MORNING."
  • 00:10:15.493 --> 00:10:16.094
  • THE MORNING."I LOVE THE STORY OF
  • 00:10:16.094 --> 00:10:18.096
  • I LOVE THE STORY OFMARY MAGDALENE,
  • 00:10:18.096 --> 00:10:19.597
  • MARY MAGDALENE,WHO CAME TO THE TOMB OF
  • 00:10:19.597 --> 00:10:21.733
  • WHO CAME TO THE TOMB OFCHRIST, READY TO PREPARE
  • 00:10:21.733 --> 00:10:23.301
  • CHRIST, READY TO PREPAREHIS BODY, YOU KNOW, TO
  • 00:10:23.301 --> 00:10:25.670
  • HIS BODY, YOU KNOW, TOCOMPLETE THE BURIAL
  • 00:10:25.670 --> 00:10:27.639
  • COMPLETE THE BURIALPREPARATIONS AFTER HE HAD
  • 00:10:27.639 --> 00:10:28.073
  • PREPARATIONS AFTER HE HADBEEN CRUCIFIED.
  • 00:10:28.073 --> 00:10:28.940
  • BEEN CRUCIFIED.SHE GOT THERE, AND THE
  • 00:10:28.940 --> 00:10:29.674
  • SHE GOT THERE, AND THESTONE AND ROLLED AWAY.
  • 00:10:29.674 --> 00:10:30.475
  • STONE AND ROLLED AWAY.SHE RAN, AND SHE FETCHED--
  • 00:10:30.475 --> 00:10:32.177
  • SHE RAN, AND SHE FETCHED--PETER AND JOHN CAME BACK,
  • 00:10:32.177 --> 00:10:33.445
  • PETER AND JOHN CAME BACK,AND THEY PEEKED IN.
  • 00:10:33.445 --> 00:10:34.813
  • AND THEY PEEKED IN.THEY RAN AWAY, AND SHE'S
  • 00:10:34.813 --> 00:10:35.747
  • THEY RAN AWAY, AND SHE'SLEFT STANDING THERE IN THE
  • 00:10:35.747 --> 00:10:37.749
  • LEFT STANDING THERE IN THESHADOW OF THE TOMB, AND
  • 00:10:37.749 --> 00:10:38.316
  • SHADOW OF THE TOMB, ANDSHE'S WEEPING.
  • 00:10:38.316 --> 00:10:40.719
  • SHE'S WEEPING.SHE'S WEEPING.
  • 00:10:40.719 --> 00:10:41.453
  • SHE'S WEEPING.YOU CAN JUST KIND OF
  • 00:10:41.453 --> 00:10:42.487
  • YOU CAN JUST KIND OFPICTURE HER.
  • 00:10:42.487 --> 00:10:43.621
  • PICTURE HER.SHE THINKS SOMEBODY HAS
  • 00:10:43.621 --> 00:10:44.422
  • SHE THINKS SOMEBODY HASSTOLEN THE BODY OF CHRIST.
  • 00:10:44.422 --> 00:10:45.190
  • STOLEN THE BODY OF CHRIST.THAT'S THE ULTIMATE
  • 00:10:45.190 --> 00:10:46.858
  • THAT'S THE ULTIMATEINDIGNITY.
  • 00:10:46.858 --> 00:10:48.626
  • INDIGNITY.BUT THEN SHE HEARS
  • 00:10:48.626 --> 00:10:49.761
  • BUT THEN SHE HEARSSOMEBODY, AND SHE TURNS,
  • 00:10:49.761 --> 00:10:52.063
  • SOMEBODY, AND SHE TURNS,AND THAT BEAUTIFUL STORY
  • 00:10:52.063 --> 00:10:52.797
  • AND THAT BEAUTIFUL STORYTHAT SHE COMES TO REALIZE
  • 00:10:52.797 --> 00:10:53.898
  • THAT SHE COMES TO REALIZEHE'S NOT THE GARDENER.
  • 00:10:53.898 --> 00:10:54.866
  • HE'S NOT THE GARDENER.THAT'S JESUS.
  • 00:10:54.866 --> 00:10:56.501
  • THAT'S JESUS.HE SPEAKS HER NAME.
  • 00:10:56.501 --> 00:10:58.002
  • HE SPEAKS HER NAME.JOY COMES, JOY COMES.
  • 00:10:58.002 --> 00:10:59.504
  • JOY COMES, JOY COMES.AND SO I THINK, WHEN
  • 00:10:59.504 --> 00:11:01.005
  • AND SO I THINK, WHENPEOPLE ARE PASSING THROUGH
  • 00:11:01.005 --> 00:11:03.975
  • PEOPLE ARE PASSING THROUGHTIMES OF UTTER DESPAIR,
  • 00:11:03.975 --> 00:11:04.476
  • TIMES OF UTTER DESPAIR,IT'S OKAY TO SAY, "YOU
  • 00:11:04.476 --> 00:11:05.410
  • IT'S OKAY TO SAY, "YOUKNOW WHAT?
  • 00:11:05.410 --> 00:11:06.044
  • KNOW WHAT?I'M IN A SEASON OF
  • 00:11:06.044 --> 00:11:06.578
  • I'M IN A SEASON OFWEEPING." THERE'S A TIME
  • 00:11:06.578 --> 00:11:09.247
  • WEEPING." THERE'S A TIMETO LAMENT.
  • 00:11:09.247 --> 00:11:09.981
  • TO LAMENT.THERE'S A TIME TO MOURN.
  • 00:11:09.981 --> 00:11:12.984
  • THERE'S A TIME TO MOURN.BUT DON'T THINK THIS
  • 00:11:12.984 --> 00:11:13.585
  • BUT DON'T THINK THISWEEPING AND MOURNING IS
  • 00:11:13.585 --> 00:11:15.520
  • WEEPING AND MOURNING ISGONNA LAST FOREVER.
  • 00:11:15.520 --> 00:11:17.021
  • GONNA LAST FOREVER.SO YOU STAND ON THIS
  • 00:11:17.021 --> 00:11:17.522
  • SO YOU STAND ON THISPROMISE: "I DON'T KNOW
  • 00:11:17.522 --> 00:11:18.790
  • PROMISE: "I DON'T KNOWEXACTLY WHEN JOY IS GONNA
  • 00:11:18.790 --> 00:11:19.357
  • EXACTLY WHEN JOY IS GONNACOME, I DON'T KNOW EXACTLY
  • 00:11:19.357 --> 00:11:20.725
  • COME, I DON'T KNOW EXACTLYHOW IT'S GONNA COME, BUT,
  • 00:11:20.725 --> 00:11:22.193
  • HOW IT'S GONNA COME, BUT,DEVIL, YOU'RE NOT GETTING ME.
  • 00:11:22.193 --> 00:11:23.895
  • DEVIL, YOU'RE NOT GETTING ME.I BELIEVE JOY IS GONNA COME."
  • 00:11:23.895 --> 00:11:25.263
  • I BELIEVE JOY IS GONNA COME."- MATT: WHAT IS "JOY"?
  • 00:11:25.263 --> 00:11:28.166
  • - MATT: WHAT IS "JOY"?- MAX: JOY IS THAT DEEPLY
  • 00:11:28.166 --> 00:11:30.335
  • - MAX: JOY IS THAT DEEPLYROOTED SENSE THAT WE HAVE
  • 00:11:30.335 --> 00:11:32.203
  • ROOTED SENSE THAT WE HAVETHAT CONVICTION, THAT
  • 00:11:32.203 --> 00:11:33.438
  • THAT CONVICTION, THATEMOTION THAT SURFACES
  • 00:11:33.438 --> 00:11:34.139
  • EMOTION THAT SURFACESBECAUSE WE BELIEVE GOD IS
  • 00:11:34.139 --> 00:11:34.639
  • BECAUSE WE BELIEVE GOD ISA GOOD GOD, AND HE'S IN
  • 00:11:34.639 --> 00:11:36.541
  • A GOOD GOD, AND HE'S INCONTROL.
  • 00:11:36.541 --> 00:11:37.542
  • CONTROL.- MATT: SO IT'S A CONVICTION.
  • 00:11:37.542 --> 00:11:38.376
  • - MATT: SO IT'S A CONVICTION.- MAX: YEAH.
  • 00:11:38.376 --> 00:11:38.943
  • - MAX: YEAH.- MATT: SO IT'S A BELIEF
  • 00:11:38.943 --> 00:11:39.177
  • - MATT: SO IT'S A BELIEFSYSTEM.
  • 00:11:39.177 --> 00:11:39.911
  • SYSTEM.- MAX: IT IS, IT IS.
  • 00:11:39.911 --> 00:11:40.478
  • - MAX: IT IS, IT IS.- MATT: SO JOY DOESN'T
  • 00:11:40.478 --> 00:11:45.550
  • - MATT: SO JOY DOESN'TGET BLOWN ONE WAY OR THE
  • 00:11:45.550 --> 00:11:48.019
  • GET BLOWN ONE WAY OR THEOTHER WITH THE STOCK
  • 00:11:48.019 --> 00:11:49.454
  • OTHER WITH THE STOCKMARKET RISING OR FALLING.
  • 00:11:49.454 --> 00:11:50.789
  • MARKET RISING OR FALLING.IT DOESN'T GET CHANGED
  • 00:11:50.789 --> 00:11:54.259
  • IT DOESN'T GET CHANGEDBASED UPON LIFE'S ISSUES.
  • 00:11:54.259 --> 00:11:55.560
  • BASED UPON LIFE'S ISSUES.IT'S A BELIEF SYSTEM.
  • 00:11:55.560 --> 00:11:59.330
  • IT'S A BELIEF SYSTEM.AND HOW DOES SOMEBODY
  • 00:11:59.330 --> 00:12:01.232
  • AND HOW DOES SOMEBODYDETERMINE THEY'RE GOING TO
  • 00:12:01.232 --> 00:12:05.737
  • DETERMINE THEY'RE GOING TOHAVE THAT BELIEF SYSTEM?
  • 00:12:05.737 --> 00:12:07.438
  • HAVE THAT BELIEF SYSTEM?- MAX: AND THAT'S THE
  • 00:12:07.438 --> 00:12:08.573
  • - MAX: AND THAT'S THEHUGE QUESTION OF LIFE
  • 00:12:08.573 --> 00:12:09.607
  • HUGE QUESTION OF LIFERIGHT THERE 'CAUSE ALL OF
  • 00:12:09.607 --> 00:12:10.508
  • RIGHT THERE 'CAUSE ALL OFUS HAVE A BELIEF SYSTEM,
  • 00:12:10.508 --> 00:12:11.676
  • US HAVE A BELIEF SYSTEM,RIGHT?
  • 00:12:11.676 --> 00:12:13.144
  • RIGHT?ALL OF US HAVE A CERTAIN--
  • 00:12:13.144 --> 00:12:14.445
  • ALL OF US HAVE A CERTAIN--EVEN IF WE'VE NEVER
  • 00:12:14.445 --> 00:12:15.647
  • EVEN IF WE'VE NEVERARTICULATED IT OR
  • 00:12:15.647 --> 00:12:17.315
  • ARTICULATED IT OREXPRESSED IT, WE HAVE A
  • 00:12:17.315 --> 00:12:18.750
  • EXPRESSED IT, WE HAVE ABELIEF SYSTEM, AND WHAT
  • 00:12:18.750 --> 00:12:20.385
  • BELIEF SYSTEM, AND WHATYOU BELIEVE ABOUT GOD, AND
  • 00:12:20.385 --> 00:12:22.787
  • YOU BELIEVE ABOUT GOD, ANDWHAT YOUR BELIEF SYSTEM IS
  • 00:12:22.787 --> 00:12:24.022
  • WHAT YOUR BELIEF SYSTEM ISABOUT THE MEANING OF LIFE
  • 00:12:24.022 --> 00:12:25.390
  • ABOUT THE MEANING OF LIFEIS REALLY THE MOST
  • 00:12:25.390 --> 00:12:28.893
  • IS REALLY THE MOSTIMPORTANT THING ABOUT YOU.
  • 00:12:28.893 --> 00:12:30.962
  • IMPORTANT THING ABOUT YOU.MY DAD USED TO TAKE US ON
  • 00:12:30.962 --> 00:12:31.996
  • MY DAD USED TO TAKE US ONCAMPING TRIPS WHEN WE WERE
  • 00:12:31.996 --> 00:12:34.566
  • CAMPING TRIPS WHEN WE WEREKIDS.
  • 00:12:34.566 --> 00:12:35.133
  • KIDS.I KNOW THE TWO OF YOU LOVE
  • 00:12:35.133 --> 00:12:36.067
  • I KNOW THE TWO OF YOU LOVECOLORADO.
  • 00:12:36.067 --> 00:12:37.135
  • COLORADO.MY DAD USED TO TAKE US
  • 00:12:37.135 --> 00:12:38.303
  • MY DAD USED TO TAKE USCAMPING IN COLORADO, AND
  • 00:12:38.303 --> 00:12:39.470
  • CAMPING IN COLORADO, ANDWE'D STAY IN A TENT THAT
  • 00:12:39.470 --> 00:12:42.607
  • WE'D STAY IN A TENT THATHE PURCHASED AT A ARMY--
  • 00:12:42.607 --> 00:12:44.242
  • HE PURCHASED AT A ARMY--WHAT DO YOU CALL THOSE--
  • 00:12:44.242 --> 00:12:44.709
  • WHAT DO YOU CALL THOSE--- MATT: SURPLUS?
  • 00:12:44.709 --> 00:12:45.510
  • - MATT: SURPLUS?- MAX: -- ARMY SURPLUS
  • 00:12:45.510 --> 00:12:46.010
  • - MAX: -- ARMY SURPLUSSTORE.
  • 00:12:46.010 --> 00:12:46.711
  • STORE.IT WAS AN OLD ARMY TENT,
  • 00:12:46.711 --> 00:12:49.514
  • IT WAS AN OLD ARMY TENT,AND IT HAD TWO HUGE POLES,
  • 00:12:49.514 --> 00:12:51.049
  • AND IT HAD TWO HUGE POLES,NOT JUST ONE, BUT TWO, AND
  • 00:12:51.049 --> 00:12:53.418
  • NOT JUST ONE, BUT TWO, ANDIT TOOK US ABOUT TWO OR
  • 00:12:53.418 --> 00:12:54.519
  • IT TOOK US ABOUT TWO ORTHREE HOURS TO SET IT UP,
  • 00:12:54.519 --> 00:12:55.653
  • THREE HOURS TO SET IT UP,AND I REMEMBER, ONE TIME,
  • 00:12:55.653 --> 00:12:57.689
  • AND I REMEMBER, ONE TIME,THIS BIG WIND BLEW THROUGH
  • 00:12:57.689 --> 00:12:59.991
  • THIS BIG WIND BLEW THROUGHTHE CAMPGROUND.
  • 00:12:59.991 --> 00:13:01.025
  • THE CAMPGROUND.EVERYBODY'S TENTS GOT
  • 00:13:01.025 --> 00:13:03.628
  • EVERYBODY'S TENTS GOTBLOWN OVER EXCEPT MY DAD'S.
  • 00:13:03.628 --> 00:13:04.128
  • BLOWN OVER EXCEPT MY DAD'S.- MATT: RIGHT ON.
  • 00:13:04.128 --> 00:13:05.196
  • - MATT: RIGHT ON.- MAX: MY DAD'S-- 'CAUSE
  • 00:13:05.196 --> 00:13:06.164
  • - MAX: MY DAD'S-- 'CAUSEHE HAD THESE TWO BIG POLES.
  • 00:13:06.164 --> 00:13:07.232
  • HE HAD THESE TWO BIG POLES.WELL, I'VE USED THAT TO
  • 00:13:07.232 --> 00:13:08.633
  • WELL, I'VE USED THAT TOCOMPARE-- THAT'S WHAT OUR
  • 00:13:08.633 --> 00:13:11.603
  • COMPARE-- THAT'S WHAT OURBELIEF SYSTEM IS.
  • 00:13:11.603 --> 00:13:13.004
  • BELIEF SYSTEM IS.WHAT ARE THE POLES HOLDING
  • 00:13:13.004 --> 00:13:13.571
  • WHAT ARE THE POLES HOLDINGUP THE TENT OF YOUR LIFE?
  • 00:13:13.571 --> 00:13:16.241
  • UP THE TENT OF YOUR LIFE?WHAT ARE THE POLES?
  • 00:13:16.241 --> 00:13:17.242
  • WHAT ARE THE POLES?NOW, MANY PEOPLE, THEIR
  • 00:13:17.242 --> 00:13:18.943
  • NOW, MANY PEOPLE, THEIRPOLL IS WHAT THEIR UNCLE
  • 00:13:18.943 --> 00:13:20.278
  • POLL IS WHAT THEIR UNCLETOLD 'EM OR WHAT THE
  • 00:13:20.278 --> 00:13:22.947
  • TOLD 'EM OR WHAT THEPROFESSOR TOLD 'EM.
  • 00:13:22.947 --> 00:13:24.315
  • PROFESSOR TOLD 'EM.BUT, AS CHRISTIANS, WE
  • 00:13:24.315 --> 00:13:25.850
  • BUT, AS CHRISTIANS, WEBELIEVE IN A BELIEF SYSTEM
  • 00:13:25.850 --> 00:13:27.685
  • BELIEVE IN A BELIEF SYSTEMTHAT IS GIVEN TO US BY
  • 00:13:27.685 --> 00:13:28.920
  • THAT IS GIVEN TO US BYGOD, BY GOD ALMIGHTY,
  • 00:13:28.920 --> 00:13:30.488
  • GOD, BY GOD ALMIGHTY,BECAUSE OF THE
  • 00:13:30.488 --> 00:13:31.589
  • BECAUSE OF THERESURRECTION OF CHRIST,
  • 00:13:31.589 --> 00:13:33.124
  • RESURRECTION OF CHRIST,AUTHENTICATED BY THE EMPTY
  • 00:13:33.124 --> 00:13:34.359
  • AUTHENTICATED BY THE EMPTYTOMB, WE CAN BELIEVE WHAT
  • 00:13:34.359 --> 00:13:36.461
  • TOMB, WE CAN BELIEVE WHATJESUS SAID ABOUT LIFE.
  • 00:13:36.461 --> 00:13:38.096
  • JESUS SAID ABOUT LIFE.AND SO I CAN HAVE THIS
  • 00:13:38.096 --> 00:13:40.398
  • AND SO I CAN HAVE THISBELIEF SYSTEM THAT SAYS,
  • 00:13:40.398 --> 00:13:40.999
  • BELIEF SYSTEM THAT SAYS,"I'M HERE FOR A REASON,
  • 00:13:40.999 --> 00:13:42.267
  • "I'M HERE FOR A REASON,I'M HERE FOR A SHORT TIME,
  • 00:13:42.267 --> 00:13:43.868
  • I'M HERE FOR A SHORT TIME,I'VE BEEN BOUGHT BY THE
  • 00:13:43.868 --> 00:13:45.603
  • I'VE BEEN BOUGHT BY THEBLOOD OF CHRIST, AND I'M
  • 00:13:45.603 --> 00:13:47.338
  • BLOOD OF CHRIST, AND I'MHEADED TO ETERNITY."
  • 00:13:47.338 --> 00:13:48.806
  • HEADED TO ETERNITY."THAT'S A BELIEF SYSTEM,
  • 00:13:48.806 --> 00:13:49.974
  • THAT'S A BELIEF SYSTEM,AND BOY, NOW, THAT'LL HOLD
  • 00:13:49.974 --> 00:13:51.209
  • AND BOY, NOW, THAT'LL HOLDYOU UP DURING A STORMY
  • 00:13:51.209 --> 00:13:52.310
  • YOU UP DURING A STORMYTIME, BUT IF YOUR BELIEF
  • 00:13:52.310 --> 00:13:53.611
  • TIME, BUT IF YOUR BELIEFSYSTEM SAYS, "I DON'T KNOW
  • 00:13:53.611 --> 00:13:54.445
  • SYSTEM SAYS, "I DON'T KNOWWHY I'M HERE,"
  • 00:13:54.445 --> 00:13:56.314
  • WHY I'M HERE,""NOBODY CARES ABOUT ME,"
  • 00:13:56.314 --> 00:13:57.148
  • "NOBODY CARES ABOUT ME,""I'M RANDOM AND I'M
  • 00:13:57.148 --> 00:13:59.751
  • "I'M RANDOM AND I'MAN ACCIDENT,"
  • 00:13:59.751 --> 00:14:00.885
  • AN ACCIDENT,""I'M A COMING TOGETHER
  • 00:14:00.885 --> 00:14:01.386
  • "I'M A COMING TOGETHEROF A MALE AND A FEMALE,
  • 00:14:01.386 --> 00:14:02.587
  • OF A MALE AND A FEMALE,AND HERE I GOT--"
  • 00:14:02.587 --> 00:14:03.888
  • AND HERE I GOT--"THAT'S NOT GONNA HOLD UP.
  • 00:14:03.888 --> 00:14:04.455
  • THAT'S NOT GONNA HOLD UP.YOU HEAR WHAT I'M SAYIN'?
  • 00:14:04.455 --> 00:14:05.256
  • YOU HEAR WHAT I'M SAYIN'?- LAURIE: RIGHT.
  • 00:14:05.256 --> 00:14:06.124
  • - LAURIE: RIGHT.- MATT: LET'S MAKE SURE--
  • 00:14:06.124 --> 00:14:06.958
  • - MATT: LET'S MAKE SURE--WE MIGHT BE ESTABLISHING A
  • 00:14:06.958 --> 00:14:09.360
  • WE MIGHT BE ESTABLISHING AFOUNDATION HERE.
  • 00:14:09.360 --> 00:14:11.029
  • FOUNDATION HERE.SO JESUS SAID,
  • 00:14:11.029 --> 00:14:11.696
  • SO JESUS SAID,"JOY COMES IN THE MORNING."
  • 00:14:11.696 --> 00:14:12.664
  • "JOY COMES IN THE MORNING."IS THAT TRUE?
  • 00:14:12.664 --> 00:14:13.564
  • IS THAT TRUE?- MAX: ABSOLUTELY.
  • 00:14:13.564 --> 00:14:14.032
  • - MAX: ABSOLUTELY.- MATT: IS THAT AN
  • 00:14:14.032 --> 00:14:14.999
  • - MATT: IS THAT ANACCURATE STATEMENT?
  • 00:14:14.999 --> 00:14:15.934
  • ACCURATE STATEMENT?- MAX: YES.
  • 00:14:15.934 --> 00:14:17.101
  • - MAX: YES.- MATT: JESUS SAID IT?
  • 00:14:17.101 --> 00:14:17.835
  • - MATT: JESUS SAID IT?- MAX: YEAH, IT COMES OUT
  • 00:14:17.835 --> 00:14:19.103
  • - MAX: YEAH, IT COMES OUTOF THE BOOK OF PSALMS BUT
  • 00:14:19.103 --> 00:14:20.405
  • OF THE BOOK OF PSALMS BUTAUTHENTICATED BY CHRIST.
  • 00:14:20.405 --> 00:14:21.639
  • AUTHENTICATED BY CHRIST.- MATT: OKAY, SO JOY
  • 00:14:21.639 --> 00:14:23.574
  • - MATT: OKAY, SO JOYCOMES IN THE MORNING.
  • 00:14:23.574 --> 00:14:24.943
  • COMES IN THE MORNING.JOY IS A BELIEF SYSTEM.
  • 00:14:24.943 --> 00:14:26.945
  • JOY IS A BELIEF SYSTEM.SO BECAUSE JESUS SAID IT
  • 00:14:26.945 --> 00:14:29.080
  • SO BECAUSE JESUS SAID ITEXISTED AND JOY IS A
  • 00:14:29.080 --> 00:14:30.415
  • EXISTED AND JOY IS ADETERMINATION THAT GOD IS
  • 00:14:30.415 --> 00:14:33.284
  • DETERMINATION THAT GOD ISGOOD AND THAT HE'S FOR ME;
  • 00:14:33.284 --> 00:14:34.786
  • GOOD AND THAT HE'S FOR ME;HE'S NOT AGAINST ME, YOU
  • 00:14:34.786 --> 00:14:36.788
  • HE'S NOT AGAINST ME, YOUBELIEVE THAT THAT IS A
  • 00:14:36.788 --> 00:14:38.957
  • BELIEVE THAT THAT IS ABELIEF SYSTEM THAT YOU
  • 00:14:38.957 --> 00:14:40.158
  • BELIEF SYSTEM THAT YOUHAVE TO START AS A
  • 00:14:40.158 --> 00:14:42.026
  • HAVE TO START AS AFOUNDATION?
  • 00:14:42.026 --> 00:14:43.227
  • FOUNDATION?- MAX: EXACTLY, EXACTLY.
  • 00:14:43.227 --> 00:14:43.728
  • - MAX: EXACTLY, EXACTLY.- MATT: OKAY, GOD IS
  • 00:14:43.728 --> 00:14:45.029
  • - MATT: OKAY, GOD ISGOOD.
  • 00:14:45.029 --> 00:14:45.930
  • GOOD.HE'S FOR ME.
  • 00:14:45.930 --> 00:14:49.167
  • HE'S FOR ME.JESUS CONFIRMED THE WORDS
  • 00:14:49.167 --> 00:14:52.937
  • JESUS CONFIRMED THE WORDSOF THE PSALM, AND JOY
  • 00:14:52.937 --> 00:14:53.805
  • OF THE PSALM, AND JOYCOMES IN THE MORNING,
  • 00:14:53.805 --> 00:14:54.572
  • COMES IN THE MORNING,SO THIS ISN'T GONNA LAST
  • 00:14:54.572 --> 00:14:55.239
  • SO THIS ISN'T GONNA LASTFOREVER.
  • 00:14:55.239 --> 00:14:56.107
  • FOREVER.THAT'S A BELIEF, SO THAT'S
  • 00:14:56.107 --> 00:14:58.543
  • THAT'S A BELIEF, SO THAT'SA PROMISE TO BUILD YOUR
  • 00:14:58.543 --> 00:14:59.010
  • A PROMISE TO BUILD YOURLIFE ON?
  • 00:14:59.010 --> 00:14:59.510
  • LIFE ON?- MAX: THAT'S EXACTLY
  • 00:14:59.510 --> 00:15:00.011
  • - MAX: THAT'S EXACTLYRIGHT.
  • 00:15:00.011 --> 00:15:01.012
  • RIGHT.YOU KNOW, IF YOU THINK
  • 00:15:01.012 --> 00:15:02.280
  • YOU KNOW, IF YOU THINKTHAT THIS MISERY YOU'RE IN
  • 00:15:02.280 --> 00:15:03.514
  • THAT THIS MISERY YOU'RE INNOW IS GONNA LAST FOREVER,
  • 00:15:03.514 --> 00:15:05.316
  • NOW IS GONNA LAST FOREVER,THAT'S GONNA LEAD YOU TO A
  • 00:15:05.316 --> 00:15:07.151
  • THAT'S GONNA LEAD YOU TO APLACE FROM WHICH YOU MAY
  • 00:15:07.151 --> 00:15:09.253
  • PLACE FROM WHICH YOU MAYNEVER EXIT, BUT IF YOU
  • 00:15:09.253 --> 00:15:10.421
  • NEVER EXIT, BUT IF YOUBELIEVE, "OKAY, I DO THINK
  • 00:15:10.421 --> 00:15:13.224
  • BELIEVE, "OKAY, I DO THINKTHIS IS A TOUGH TIME, BUT,
  • 00:15:13.224 --> 00:15:15.460
  • THIS IS A TOUGH TIME, BUT,YOU KNOW, JESUS SAID THAT
  • 00:15:15.460 --> 00:15:16.427
  • YOU KNOW, JESUS SAID THAT'IN THIS WORLD, YOU WILL
  • 00:15:16.427 --> 00:15:18.162
  • 'IN THIS WORLD, YOU WILLHAVE TROUBLE, BUT BE OF
  • 00:15:18.162 --> 00:15:19.697
  • HAVE TROUBLE, BUT BE OFGOOD CHEER BECAUSE I'VE
  • 00:15:19.697 --> 00:15:21.733
  • GOOD CHEER BECAUSE I'VEOVERCOME THE WORLD,'
  • 00:15:21.733 --> 00:15:22.867
  • OVERCOME THE WORLD,'THAT'S ANOTHER PROMISE."
  • 00:15:22.867 --> 00:15:23.468
  • THAT'S ANOTHER PROMISE."THAT'S ANOTHER OF THE
  • 00:15:23.468 --> 00:15:25.003
  • THAT'S ANOTHER OF THE7.000 PROMISES.
  • 00:15:25.003 --> 00:15:26.204
  • 7.000 PROMISES.SO YOU SAY, "OKAY, I CAN
  • 00:15:26.204 --> 00:15:28.139
  • SO YOU SAY, "OKAY, I CANEITHER BUILD MY LIFE ON
  • 00:15:28.139 --> 00:15:29.240
  • EITHER BUILD MY LIFE ONTHE THOUGHT THAT THIS IS
  • 00:15:29.240 --> 00:15:30.441
  • THE THOUGHT THAT THIS ISGONNA LAST FOREVER--"
  • 00:15:30.441 --> 00:15:32.010
  • GONNA LAST FOREVER--"WELL, THAT'S MISERY-- "BUT
  • 00:15:32.010 --> 00:15:33.845
  • WELL, THAT'S MISERY-- "BUTI'M GONNA CHOOSE TO STAND
  • 00:15:33.845 --> 00:15:35.546
  • I'M GONNA CHOOSE TO STANDON THE PROMISE OF GOD."
  • 00:15:35.546 --> 00:15:36.581
  • ON THE PROMISE OF GOD."NOW, WHY CAN I CHOOSE TO
  • 00:15:36.581 --> 00:15:37.582
  • NOW, WHY CAN I CHOOSE TODO THAT?
  • 00:15:37.582 --> 00:15:38.116
  • DO THAT?WELL, BECAUSE OF THE EMPTY
  • 00:15:38.116 --> 00:15:39.017
  • WELL, BECAUSE OF THE EMPTYTOMB, BECAUSE OF THE
  • 00:15:39.017 --> 00:15:40.485
  • TOMB, BECAUSE OF THEVACATED TOMB.
  • 00:15:40.485 --> 00:15:41.452
  • VACATED TOMB.THE RESURRECTION CHANGES
  • 00:15:41.452 --> 00:15:42.987
  • THE RESURRECTION CHANGESEVERYTHING.
  • 00:15:42.987 --> 00:15:44.655
  • EVERYTHING.BUT BECAUSE A RESURRECTED
  • 00:15:44.655 --> 00:15:46.391
  • BUT BECAUSE A RESURRECTEDLORD MADE THAT PROMISE TO
  • 00:15:46.391 --> 00:15:47.859
  • LORD MADE THAT PROMISE TOME, THEN I'M GONNA BUILD
  • 00:15:47.859 --> 00:15:48.960
  • ME, THEN I'M GONNA BUILDMY LIFE THERE.
  • 00:15:48.960 --> 00:15:50.061
  • MY LIFE THERE.I'M NOT SAYING IT'S GONNA
  • 00:15:50.061 --> 00:15:50.628
  • I'M NOT SAYING IT'S GONNABE EASY; NOT SAYIN' IT'S
  • 00:15:50.628 --> 00:15:51.929
  • BE EASY; NOT SAYIN' IT'SNOT GONNA COME WITH
  • 00:15:51.929 --> 00:15:53.231
  • NOT GONNA COME WITHSTRUGGLES, BUT I CAN RISK
  • 00:15:53.231 --> 00:15:55.933
  • STRUGGLES, BUT I CAN RISKFAITH BECAUSE I CAN BUILD
  • 00:15:55.933 --> 00:15:57.001
  • FAITH BECAUSE I CAN BUILDMY LIFE ON A PROMISE THAT
  • 00:15:57.001 --> 00:15:59.037
  • MY LIFE ON A PROMISE THATCHRIST MADE.
  • 00:15:59.037 --> 00:16:03.207
  • CHRIST MADE.- MATT: IS THIS
  • 00:16:03.207 --> 00:16:04.876
  • - MATT: IS THISUNFORTUNATELY-- THIS
  • 00:16:04.876 --> 00:16:06.444
  • UNFORTUNATELY-- THISSHOULD BE FUNDAMENTAL IN
  • 00:16:06.444 --> 00:16:10.181
  • SHOULD BE FUNDAMENTAL INPEOPLE'S LIFE.
  • 00:16:10.181 --> 00:16:11.649
  • PEOPLE'S LIFE.WHAT IF IT ISN'T?
  • 00:16:11.649 --> 00:16:13.251
  • WHAT IF IT ISN'T?HOW DO THEY GET STARTED
  • 00:16:13.251 --> 00:16:16.087
  • HOW DO THEY GET STARTEDDOING THIS?
  • 00:16:16.087 --> 00:16:16.587
  • DOING THIS?- MAX: IT SHOULD BE
  • 00:16:16.587 --> 00:16:17.288
  • - MAX: IT SHOULD BEFUNDAMENTAL, SHOULDN'T IT?
  • 00:16:17.288 --> 00:16:17.822
  • FUNDAMENTAL, SHOULDN'T IT?YOU WOULD THINK THAT WE
  • 00:16:17.822 --> 00:16:18.322
  • YOU WOULD THINK THAT WEWOULD ALL--
  • 00:16:18.322 --> 00:16:19.123
  • WOULD ALL--- MATT: I WOULD HOPE SO.
  • 00:16:19.123 --> 00:16:20.058
  • - MATT: I WOULD HOPE SO.- MAX: BUT I TELL YOU
  • 00:16:20.058 --> 00:16:21.959
  • - MAX: BUT I TELL YOUWHAT: "THE DEVIL, HE
  • 00:16:21.959 --> 00:16:24.228
  • WHAT: "THE DEVIL, HEPROWLS AROUND LIKE A LION
  • 00:16:24.228 --> 00:16:24.762
  • PROWLS AROUND LIKE A LIONLOOKING FOR SOMEBODY HE
  • 00:16:24.762 --> 00:16:26.931
  • LOOKING FOR SOMEBODY HEMAY DEVOUR."
  • 00:16:26.931 --> 00:16:28.166
  • MAY DEVOUR."AND EVERY TIME THAT
  • 00:16:28.166 --> 00:16:29.867
  • AND EVERY TIME THATHE SEES A SEED OF HOPE
  • 00:16:29.867 --> 00:16:31.402
  • HE SEES A SEED OF HOPEGET DEPOSITED IN THE MIND
  • 00:16:31.402 --> 00:16:33.071
  • GET DEPOSITED IN THE MINDOF A YOUNG PERSON OR A
  • 00:16:33.071 --> 00:16:34.639
  • OF A YOUNG PERSON OR AYOUNG GIRL, YOUNG MAN,
  • 00:16:34.639 --> 00:16:35.873
  • YOUNG GIRL, YOUNG MAN,HE GOES IN, AND HE
  • 00:16:35.873 --> 00:16:36.441
  • HE GOES IN, AND HEGOES IN WITH SOCIAL MEDIA,
  • 00:16:36.441 --> 00:16:37.875
  • GOES IN WITH SOCIAL MEDIA,HE GOES IN WITH SOME MOVIE,
  • 00:16:37.875 --> 00:16:38.776
  • HE GOES IN WITH SOME MOVIE,HE GOES IN WITH SOME
  • 00:16:38.776 --> 00:16:40.278
  • HE GOES IN WITH SOMECOMMENT FROM SOME
  • 00:16:40.278 --> 00:16:41.879
  • COMMENT FROM SOMETROUBLE-MAKING NEIGHBOR,
  • 00:16:41.879 --> 00:16:43.548
  • TROUBLE-MAKING NEIGHBOR,AND HE STEALS IT.
  • 00:16:43.548 --> 00:16:44.649
  • AND HE STEALS IT.HE STEALS IT.
  • 00:16:44.649 --> 00:16:46.417
  • HE STEALS IT.HE DOES NOT WANT YOUNG MEN
  • 00:16:46.417 --> 00:16:47.485
  • HE DOES NOT WANT YOUNG MENAND WOMEN TO BELIEVE WHAT
  • 00:16:47.485 --> 00:16:48.186
  • AND WOMEN TO BELIEVE WHATWE'RE TALKING ABOUT RIGHT
  • 00:16:48.186 --> 00:16:48.786
  • WE'RE TALKING ABOUT RIGHTNOW.
  • 00:16:48.786 --> 00:16:50.154
  • NOW.HE DOESN'T.
  • 00:16:50.154 --> 00:16:51.089
  • HE DOESN'T.HE WANTS THEM TO THINK
  • 00:16:51.089 --> 00:16:52.023
  • HE WANTS THEM TO THINKLIFE IS FUTILE, LIFE IS
  • 00:16:52.023 --> 00:16:52.990
  • LIFE IS FUTILE, LIFE ISDESPERATE, LIFE HAS NO
  • 00:16:52.990 --> 00:16:55.026
  • DESPERATE, LIFE HAS NOMEANING.
  • 00:16:55.026 --> 00:16:56.260
  • MEANING.THE BEST YOU CAN HOPE FOR
  • 00:16:56.260 --> 00:16:57.095
  • THE BEST YOU CAN HOPE FORIS A WEEKEND AND A
  • 00:16:57.095 --> 00:16:58.796
  • IS A WEEKEND AND APAYCHECK.
  • 00:16:58.796 --> 00:16:59.730
  • PAYCHECK.THAT'S THE LIE OF THE
  • 00:16:59.730 --> 00:17:00.698
  • THAT'S THE LIE OF THEDEVIL RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:17:00.698 --> 00:17:04.102
  • DEVIL RIGHT NOW.SO, IF BY GOD'S GREAT
  • 00:17:04.102 --> 00:17:04.669
  • SO, IF BY GOD'S GREATGRACE SOMEBODY'S LISTENING
  • 00:17:04.669 --> 00:17:06.070
  • GRACE SOMEBODY'S LISTENINGTO OUR CONVERSATION TODAY
  • 00:17:06.070 --> 00:17:07.872
  • TO OUR CONVERSATION TODAYAND THEY'RE THINKING,
  • 00:17:07.872 --> 00:17:08.406
  • AND THEY'RE THINKING,"OH, I WOULD MUCH RATHER
  • 00:17:08.406 --> 00:17:09.474
  • "OH, I WOULD MUCH RATHERBELIEVE THAT LIFE HAS
  • 00:17:09.474 --> 00:17:11.142
  • BELIEVE THAT LIFE HASMEANING, THAT LIFE HAS
  • 00:17:11.142 --> 00:17:11.809
  • MEANING, THAT LIFE HASPURPOSE, THAT HE IS FOR ME
  • 00:17:11.809 --> 00:17:13.845
  • PURPOSE, THAT HE IS FOR MEAND HE'S NOT AGAINST ME,"
  • 00:17:13.845 --> 00:17:15.012
  • AND HE'S NOT AGAINST ME,"THEN WHAT I WOULD
  • 00:17:15.012 --> 00:17:16.347
  • THEN WHAT I WOULDENCOURAGE YOU TO DO IS
  • 00:17:16.347 --> 00:17:17.648
  • ENCOURAGE YOU TO DO ISSAY, "YES, GOD, YES, GOD,
  • 00:17:17.648 --> 00:17:18.649
  • SAY, "YES, GOD, YES, GOD,I'M STANDING AGAINST THE
  • 00:17:18.649 --> 00:17:21.219
  • I'M STANDING AGAINST THEDEVIL, AND I RECEIVE THIS
  • 00:17:21.219 --> 00:17:21.853
  • DEVIL, AND I RECEIVE THISPROMISE.
  • 00:17:21.853 --> 00:17:23.054
  • PROMISE.I RECEIVE THIS BY FAITH."
  • 00:17:23.054 --> 00:17:23.621
  • I RECEIVE THIS BY FAITH."- MATT: DO YOU HAVE TO SAY
  • 00:17:23.621 --> 00:17:24.555
  • - MATT: DO YOU HAVE TO SAYIT?
  • 00:17:24.555 --> 00:17:25.156
  • IT?- MAX: "IF WE CONFESS
  • 00:17:25.156 --> 00:17:26.290
  • - MAX: "IF WE CONFESSWITH OUR LIPS,"
  • 00:17:26.290 --> 00:17:27.625
  • WITH OUR LIPS,"THE SCRIPTURES SAY, "IF WE
  • 00:17:27.625 --> 00:17:28.993
  • THE SCRIPTURES SAY, "IF WECONFESS WITH THEIR LIPS."
  • 00:17:28.993 --> 00:17:30.161
  • CONFESS WITH THEIR LIPS."THERE'S NOTHIN' MAGIC
  • 00:17:30.161 --> 00:17:31.796
  • THERE'S NOTHIN' MAGICABOUT A CONFESSION, BUT
  • 00:17:31.796 --> 00:17:32.997
  • ABOUT A CONFESSION, BUTTHERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT
  • 00:17:32.997 --> 00:17:33.965
  • THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUTARTICULATING IT.
  • 00:17:33.965 --> 00:17:35.766
  • ARTICULATING IT.AND I SENSE THAT, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:17:35.766 --> 00:17:37.068
  • AND I SENSE THAT, YOU KNOW,WHEN THE DEVIL AND
  • 00:17:37.068 --> 00:17:39.070
  • WHEN THE DEVIL ANDHIS DEMONS ARE NEARBY,
  • 00:17:39.070 --> 00:17:41.906
  • HIS DEMONS ARE NEARBY,THEY DON'T KNOW THE
  • 00:17:41.906 --> 00:17:43.141
  • THEY DON'T KNOW THEFUTURE, BUT THEY CAN HEAR,
  • 00:17:43.141 --> 00:17:43.674
  • FUTURE, BUT THEY CAN HEAR,AND SO THAT'S THE REASON
  • 00:17:43.674 --> 00:17:47.445
  • AND SO THAT'S THE REASONWE PRAISE OUT LOUD.
  • 00:17:47.445 --> 00:17:48.246
  • WE PRAISE OUT LOUD.THAT'S THE REASON WE PRAY
  • 00:17:48.246 --> 00:17:49.213
  • THAT'S THE REASON WE PRAYOUT LOUD.
  • 00:17:49.213 --> 00:17:50.515
  • OUT LOUD.THAT'S THE REASON MY WIFE
  • 00:17:50.515 --> 00:17:52.049
  • THAT'S THE REASON MY WIFELOVES TO WALK AROUND,
  • 00:17:52.049 --> 00:17:53.417
  • LOVES TO WALK AROUND,INSIDE OUR HOUSE,
  • 00:17:53.417 --> 00:17:54.252
  • INSIDE OUR HOUSE,DECLARING THE PROMISES OF
  • 00:17:54.252 --> 00:17:55.219
  • DECLARING THE PROMISES OFGOD, YOU KNOW, SHE'LL
  • 00:17:55.219 --> 00:17:56.654
  • GOD, YOU KNOW, SHE'LLSPEAK THE WORDS OF TRUTH
  • 00:17:56.654 --> 00:17:57.121
  • SPEAK THE WORDS OF TRUTHOVER-- 'CAUSE IT'S A
  • 00:17:57.121 --> 00:17:58.789
  • OVER-- 'CAUSE IT'S ASPIRITUAL BATTLE WE'RE IN.
  • 00:17:58.789 --> 00:17:59.590
  • SPIRITUAL BATTLE WE'RE IN.THIS ISN'T JUST A BATTLE
  • 00:17:59.590 --> 00:18:00.558
  • THIS ISN'T JUST A BATTLEOF FLESH AND BLOOD.
  • 00:18:00.558 --> 00:18:01.092
  • OF FLESH AND BLOOD.IT'S A SPIRITUAL BATTLE
  • 00:18:01.092 --> 00:18:02.126
  • IT'S A SPIRITUAL BATTLEWE'RE IN.
  • 00:18:02.126 --> 00:18:03.427
  • WE'RE IN.SO I WOULD SAY, SAY IT OUT
  • 00:18:03.427 --> 00:18:04.328
  • SO I WOULD SAY, SAY IT OUTLOUD: "I BELIEVE THAT
  • 00:18:04.328 --> 00:18:05.997
  • LOUD: "I BELIEVE THATJESUS IS THE CHRIST, THE
  • 00:18:05.997 --> 00:18:08.065
  • JESUS IS THE CHRIST, THESON OF THE LIVING GOD.
  • 00:18:08.065 --> 00:18:08.633
  • SON OF THE LIVING GOD.I BELIEVE TODAY; I BELIEVE
  • 00:18:08.633 --> 00:18:09.133
  • I BELIEVE TODAY; I BELIEVETODAY."
  • 00:18:09.133 --> 00:18:10.635
  • TODAY."AND, BOY, IF YOU LISTEN
  • 00:18:10.635 --> 00:18:11.536
  • AND, BOY, IF YOU LISTENCAREFULLY, YOU COULD HEAR
  • 00:18:11.536 --> 00:18:13.004
  • CAREFULLY, YOU COULD HEARTHE FOOTSTEPS OF THE
  • 00:18:13.004 --> 00:18:14.438
  • THE FOOTSTEPS OF THEDEMONS AS THEY SCATTER
  • 00:18:14.438 --> 00:18:15.273
  • DEMONS AS THEY SCATTER'CAUSE THEY DON'T
  • 00:18:15.273 --> 00:18:16.007
  • 'CAUSE THEY DON'TWANNA HEAR THAT.
  • 00:18:16.007 --> 00:18:17.575
  • WANNA HEAR THAT.THE DEVIL WILL NOT LONG
  • 00:18:17.575 --> 00:18:19.443
  • THE DEVIL WILL NOT LONGLINGER WHERE CHRIST IS
  • 00:18:19.443 --> 00:18:20.111
  • LINGER WHERE CHRIST ISCONFESSED AND GOD IS
  • 00:18:20.111 --> 00:18:22.413
  • CONFESSED AND GOD ISPRAISED.
  • 00:18:22.413 --> 00:18:23.214
  • PRAISED.HE CAN'T STAND IT.
  • 00:18:23.214 --> 00:18:26.350
  • HE CAN'T STAND IT.- MATT: ONE OF THE MOST
  • 00:18:26.350 --> 00:18:27.652
  • - MATT: ONE OF THE MOSTAMAZING THINGS, MAX,
  • 00:18:27.652 --> 00:18:29.086
  • AMAZING THINGS, MAX,THAT YOU'VE DONE--
  • 00:18:29.086 --> 00:18:30.521
  • THAT YOU'VE DONE--WE'RE TALKING ABOUT
  • 00:18:30.521 --> 00:18:31.856
  • WE'RE TALKING ABOUT"UNSHAKABLE HOPE."
  • 00:18:31.856 --> 00:18:33.524
  • "UNSHAKABLE HOPE."WE'RE TALKING ABOUT BUILDING
  • 00:18:33.524 --> 00:18:34.192
  • WE'RE TALKING ABOUT BUILDINGOUR LIVES ON THE
  • 00:18:34.192 --> 00:18:35.793
  • OUR LIVES ON THEPROMISES OF GOD.
  • 00:18:35.793 --> 00:18:38.429
  • WHAT I LOVE IS YOU'VE
  • 00:18:40.364 --> 00:18:41.499
  • WHAT I LOVE IS YOU'VETAKEN-- I WANNA SAY IT
  • 00:18:41.499 --> 00:18:44.202
  • TAKEN-- I WANNA SAY ITTHIS WAY.
  • 00:18:44.202 --> 00:18:45.403
  • THIS WAY.I WANT THIS TO BE A HUGE
  • 00:18:45.403 --> 00:18:47.205
  • I WANT THIS TO BE A HUGECOMPLIMENT, MAX, BUT I
  • 00:18:47.205 --> 00:18:48.072
  • COMPLIMENT, MAX, BUT IWANNA SAY IT THIS WAY:
  • 00:18:48.072 --> 00:18:51.075
  • WANNA SAY IT THIS WAY:THIS IS A SERIOUS SHORTCUT,
  • 00:18:51.075 --> 00:18:52.510
  • THIS IS A SERIOUS SHORTCUT,THIS RIGHT HERE.
  • 00:18:52.510 --> 00:18:54.979
  • THIS RIGHT HERE.WHAT MAX HAS DONE IS HE'S
  • 00:18:54.979 --> 00:18:58.349
  • WHAT MAX HAS DONE IS HE'SCOMPILED A STUDY GUIDE
  • 00:18:58.349 --> 00:19:02.119
  • COMPILED A STUDY GUIDETHAT IS WHAT YOU SHOULD BE
  • 00:19:02.119 --> 00:19:03.120
  • THAT IS WHAT YOU SHOULD BEBUILDING YOUR LIFE ON,
  • 00:19:03.120 --> 00:19:04.555
  • BUILDING YOUR LIFE ON,THESE PROMISES, THESE
  • 00:19:04.555 --> 00:19:06.691
  • THESE PROMISES, THESEAMAZING PROMISES.
  • 00:19:06.691 --> 00:19:08.693
  • AMAZING PROMISES.AND I LOVE, AT THE END OF
  • 00:19:08.693 --> 00:19:09.827
  • AND I LOVE, AT THE END OFEACH ONE, IT'S PRAYING A
  • 00:19:09.827 --> 00:19:11.862
  • EACH ONE, IT'S PRAYING APROMISE.
  • 00:19:11.862 --> 00:19:15.166
  • PROMISE.SO THIS IS MAX LUCADO'S
  • 00:19:15.166 --> 00:19:17.034
  • SO THIS IS MAX LUCADO'SVERSION OF, YOU KNOW, THE
  • 00:19:17.034 --> 00:19:18.970
  • VERSION OF, YOU KNOW, THEPROMISE THAT JUST GOES
  • 00:19:18.970 --> 00:19:20.137
  • "JESUS, YOUR GRACE IS
  • 00:19:21.372 --> 00:19:22.273
  • "JESUS, YOUR GRACE ISSUFFICIENT FOR ME NO
  • 00:19:22.273 --> 00:19:23.975
  • SUFFICIENT FOR ME NOMATTER WHAT I FACE.
  • 00:19:23.975 --> 00:19:25.509
  • MATTER WHAT I FACE.WHEN I AM WEAK,
  • 00:19:25.509 --> 00:19:26.377
  • WHEN I AM WEAK,YOU ARE STRONG.
  • 00:19:26.377 --> 00:19:27.745
  • YOU ARE STRONG.WHEN I FEEL LESS THAN,
  • 00:19:27.745 --> 00:19:29.347
  • WHEN I FEEL LESS THAN,YOU ARE MORE THAN ENOUGH.
  • 00:19:29.347 --> 00:19:31.916
  • YOU ARE MORE THAN ENOUGH.YOUR POWER IS AT WORK IN
  • 00:19:31.916 --> 00:19:32.850
  • YOUR POWER IS AT WORK INMY LIFE, TRANSFORMING ME
  • 00:19:32.850 --> 00:19:34.151
  • MY LIFE, TRANSFORMING MEINTO YOUR LIKENESS.
  • 00:19:34.151 --> 00:19:35.152
  • INTO YOUR LIKENESS.HELP ME SURRENDER MY
  • 00:19:35.152 --> 00:19:38.222
  • HELP ME SURRENDER MYWEAKNESS TO YOU EACH AND
  • 00:19:38.222 --> 00:19:41.792
  • WEAKNESS TO YOU EACH ANDEVERY DAY, AMEN."
  • 00:19:41.792 --> 00:19:42.760
  • EVERY DAY, AMEN."THAT IS CONFESSING AND
  • 00:19:42.760 --> 00:19:43.794
  • THAT IS CONFESSING ANDPUTTING TO WORK IN
  • 00:19:43.794 --> 00:19:46.764
  • PUTTING TO WORK INYOUR LIFE A PRAYER THAT
  • 00:19:46.764 --> 00:19:49.400
  • YOUR LIFE A PRAYER THATMAKES A PROMISE START
  • 00:19:49.400 --> 00:19:51.068
  • MAKES A PROMISE STARTWORKING FOR YOU.
  • 00:19:51.068 --> 00:19:53.137
  • WORKING FOR YOU.YOU'VE DONE THAT IN THIS
  • 00:19:53.137 --> 00:19:54.105
  • YOU'VE DONE THAT IN THISSTUDY GUIDE, AND IT'S
  • 00:19:54.105 --> 00:19:55.740
  • STUDY GUIDE, AND IT'SAVAILABLE, AND ALL THAT'S
  • 00:19:55.740 --> 00:19:57.275
  • AVAILABLE, AND ALL THAT'SON THE SCREEN, AND ALL
  • 00:19:57.275 --> 00:19:57.808
  • ON THE SCREEN, AND ALLTHAT, BUT BASICALLY,
  • 00:19:57.808 --> 00:19:58.976
  • THAT, BUT BASICALLY,THAT'S HOW YOU ACTIVATE IT.
  • 00:19:58.976 --> 00:20:01.612
  • THAT'S HOW YOU ACTIVATE IT.YOU SAY IT.
  • 00:20:01.612 --> 00:20:04.415
  • YOU PRAY IT INTO
  • 00:20:05.316 --> 00:20:06.083
  • YOU PRAY IT INTOEXISTENCE.
  • 00:20:06.083 --> 00:20:06.550
  • EXISTENCE.- MAX: I LIKE THAT:
  • 00:20:06.550 --> 00:20:08.019
  • - MAX: I LIKE THAT:"ACTIVATE IT."
  • 00:20:08.019 --> 00:20:10.121
  • "ACTIVATE IT."YEAH, THAT'S A GOOD TRUTH.
  • 00:20:10.121 --> 00:20:12.590
  • YEAH, THAT'S A GOOD TRUTH.YOU KNOW, WHEN WE STAND
  • 00:20:12.590 --> 00:20:14.125
  • YOU KNOW, WHEN WE STANDAND RECITE THE PLEDGE OF
  • 00:20:14.125 --> 00:20:15.226
  • AND RECITE THE PLEDGE OFALLEGIANCE, THERE'S
  • 00:20:15.226 --> 00:20:16.794
  • ALLEGIANCE, THERE'SSOMETHING ABOUT DECLARING
  • 00:20:16.794 --> 00:20:18.329
  • SOMETHING ABOUT DECLARINGTHAT, MAKING A STATEMENT,
  • 00:20:18.329 --> 00:20:19.163
  • THAT, MAKING A STATEMENT,ESPECIALLY IN A GATHERING
  • 00:20:19.163 --> 00:20:21.365
  • WHICH WE LONG FOR THESE
  • 00:20:22.400 --> 00:20:22.967
  • WHICH WE LONG FOR THESEDAYS, RIGHT?
  • 00:20:22.967 --> 00:20:24.702
  • DAYS, RIGHT?AND THE SAME IS TRUE IN
  • 00:20:24.702 --> 00:20:26.270
  • AND THE SAME IS TRUE INSCRIPTURE: WHEN WE DECLARE
  • 00:20:26.270 --> 00:20:28.239
  • SCRIPTURE: WHEN WE DECLAREIT, WHEN WE DECLARE IT,
  • 00:20:28.239 --> 00:20:30.574
  • IT, WHEN WE DECLARE IT,"THE BIBLE IS LIVING AND
  • 00:20:30.574 --> 00:20:32.910
  • "THE BIBLE IS LIVING ANDACTIVE, SHARPER THAN ANY
  • 00:20:32.910 --> 00:20:33.611
  • ACTIVE, SHARPER THAN ANYTWO-EDGED SWORD."
  • 00:20:33.611 --> 00:20:34.512
  • TWO-EDGED SWORD."THAT'S WHAT THE SCRIPTURE
  • 00:20:34.512 --> 00:20:35.079
  • THAT'S WHAT THE SCRIPTURESAYS ABOUT SCRIPTURE.
  • 00:20:35.079 --> 00:20:37.548
  • SAYS ABOUT SCRIPTURE.AND IT'S ALIVE.
  • 00:20:37.548 --> 00:20:39.617
  • AND IT'S ALIVE.IT'S ALIVE, AND SO WHEN WE
  • 00:20:39.617 --> 00:20:40.051
  • IT'S ALIVE, AND SO WHEN WEDECLARE IT,
  • 00:20:40.051 --> 00:20:41.452
  • DECLARE IT,WE'RE ACTIVATING THIS TRUTH
  • 00:20:41.452 --> 00:20:43.054
  • WE'RE ACTIVATING THIS TRUTHTO TAKE UP RESIDENCE IN OUR
  • 00:20:43.054 --> 00:20:45.589
  • TO TAKE UP RESIDENCE IN OURLIFE AND SHAPE THAT WORLD
  • 00:20:45.589 --> 00:20:47.258
  • LIFE AND SHAPE THAT WORLDVIEW THAT WE SO
  • 00:20:47.258 --> 00:20:49.694
  • VIEW THAT WE SODESPERATELY NEED TO HAVE.
  • 00:20:49.694 --> 00:20:50.795
  • DESPERATELY NEED TO HAVE.- MATT: YOU KNOW, PRAYING
  • 00:20:50.795 --> 00:20:52.296
  • - MATT: YOU KNOW, PRAYINGPROMISES, IT REMINDS ME
  • 00:20:52.296 --> 00:20:55.232
  • PROMISES, IT REMINDS MEOF-- GET A LOAD OF THIS:
  • 00:20:55.232 --> 00:20:58.436
  • OF-- GET A LOAD OF THIS:YOU KNOW, YOU CAN-- IF YOU
  • 00:20:58.436 --> 00:21:04.375
  • YOU KNOW, YOU CAN-- IF YOUDON'T BELIEVE THAT CHRIST
  • 00:21:04.375 --> 00:21:05.476
  • DON'T BELIEVE THAT CHRISTROSE FROM THE DEAD, THE
  • 00:21:05.476 --> 00:21:06.744
  • ROSE FROM THE DEAD, THECROSS MEANS NOTHING
  • 00:21:06.744 --> 00:21:08.479
  • CROSS MEANS NOTHINGTO YOU.
  • 00:21:08.479 --> 00:21:10.414
  • TO YOU.YOU HAVE TO ACTIVATE IT.
  • 00:21:10.414 --> 00:21:11.349
  • YOU HAVE TO ACTIVATE IT.THE ACT OF GOD HIMSELF
  • 00:21:11.349 --> 00:21:12.883
  • THE ACT OF GOD HIMSELFCOMING TO EARTH TO REDEEM
  • 00:21:12.883 --> 00:21:14.652
  • COMING TO EARTH TO REDEEMMANKIND FROM SIN MEANS
  • 00:21:14.652 --> 00:21:16.587
  • MANKIND FROM SIN MEANSNOTHING TO YOU UNTIL YOU
  • 00:21:16.587 --> 00:21:17.154
  • NOTHING TO YOU UNTIL YOUBELIEVE IT.
  • 00:21:17.154 --> 00:21:18.556
  • BELIEVE IT.SO YOU HAVE TO ACTIVATE IT
  • 00:21:18.556 --> 00:21:20.558
  • SO YOU HAVE TO ACTIVATE ITWITH, YOU KNOW, CONFESSION
  • 00:21:20.558 --> 00:21:22.460
  • WITH, YOU KNOW, CONFESSIONWITH THE MOUTH, AND
  • 00:21:22.460 --> 00:21:24.462
  • WITH THE MOUTH, AND"IN THE HEART, MAN BELIEVES,
  • 00:21:24.462 --> 00:21:25.963
  • "IN THE HEART, MAN BELIEVES,AND WITH THE MOUTH,
  • 00:21:25.963 --> 00:21:26.764
  • AND WITH THE MOUTH,CONFESSION IS MADE."
  • 00:21:26.764 --> 00:21:27.698
  • CONFESSION IS MADE."THAT ACTIVATES SOMETHING,
  • 00:21:27.698 --> 00:21:28.733
  • THAT ACTIVATES SOMETHING,AND YOU'RE ACTIVATING
  • 00:21:28.733 --> 00:21:30.368
  • AND YOU'RE ACTIVATINGTHESE PROMISES.
  • 00:21:30.368 --> 00:21:31.302
  • THESE PROMISES.THESE PROMISES CAN BE
  • 00:21:31.302 --> 00:21:32.636
  • THESE PROMISES CAN BETHERE, BUT IF YOU DON'T
  • 00:21:32.636 --> 00:21:33.738
  • THERE, BUT IF YOU DON'TKNOW THEY'RE THERE AND YOU
  • 00:21:33.738 --> 00:21:34.572
  • KNOW THEY'RE THERE AND YOUHAVEN'T ACTIVATED 'EM IN
  • 00:21:34.572 --> 00:21:37.508
  • HAVEN'T ACTIVATED 'EM INYOUR LIFE, GOOD LUCK.
  • 00:21:37.508 --> 00:21:37.975
  • YOUR LIFE, GOOD LUCK.- LAURIE: THEY'RE NOT
  • 00:21:37.975 --> 00:21:38.876
  • - LAURIE: THEY'RE NOTDOING YOU ANY GOOD.
  • 00:21:38.876 --> 00:21:39.443
  • DOING YOU ANY GOOD.- MATT: THEY'RE NOT DOING
  • 00:21:39.443 --> 00:21:40.277
  • - MATT: THEY'RE NOT DOINGYOU ANY GOOD.
  • 00:21:40.277 --> 00:21:41.045
  • YOU ANY GOOD.- MAX: THAT'S RIGHT.
  • 00:21:41.045 --> 00:21:41.812
  • - MAX: THAT'S RIGHT.THEY'RE LIKE A TOOL CHEST
  • 00:21:41.812 --> 00:21:42.313
  • THEY'RE LIKE A TOOL CHESTYOU'VE NEVER OPENED,
  • 00:21:42.313 --> 00:21:43.247
  • YOU'VE NEVER OPENED,OR THEY'RE LIKE A PANTRY
  • 00:21:43.247 --> 00:21:44.515
  • OR THEY'RE LIKE A PANTRYYOU'VE NEVER TURNED TO.
  • 00:21:44.515 --> 00:21:46.317
  • YOU'VE NEVER TURNED TO.AND COULD IT BE THAT,
  • 00:21:46.317 --> 00:21:48.919
  • AND COULD IT BE THAT,YOU KNOW, THAT THERE ARE MANY
  • 00:21:48.919 --> 00:21:51.055
  • YOU KNOW, THAT THERE ARE MANYPEOPLE LISTENING TODAY WHO
  • 00:21:51.055 --> 00:21:52.857
  • PEOPLE LISTENING TODAY WHOSIMPLY DON'T KNOW, WHO
  • 00:21:52.857 --> 00:21:53.924
  • SIMPLY DON'T KNOW, WHOSIMPLY DON'T KNOW THE
  • 00:21:53.924 --> 00:21:56.227
  • SIMPLY DON'T KNOW THEPROMISE OF--
  • 00:21:56.227 --> 00:21:57.261
  • PROMISE OF--I DON'T KNOW-- THAT
  • 00:21:57.261 --> 00:21:58.329
  • I DON'T KNOW-- THAT"THERE IS NO CONDEMNATION FOR
  • 00:21:58.329 --> 00:22:00.231
  • "THERE IS NO CONDEMNATION FORTHOSE WHO ARE IN CHRIST JESUS"?
  • 00:22:00.231 --> 00:22:01.098
  • THOSE WHO ARE IN CHRIST JESUS"?WHAT A PRECIOUS PROMISE
  • 00:22:01.098 --> 00:22:02.767
  • WHAT A PRECIOUS PROMISETHAT IS 'CAUSE WE ALL
  • 00:22:02.767 --> 00:22:03.634
  • THAT IS 'CAUSE WE ALLCONDEMN OURSELVES,
  • 00:22:03.634 --> 00:22:06.103
  • CONDEMN OURSELVES,AND WHEN WE CONDEMN OURSELVES,
  • 00:22:06.103 --> 00:22:07.538
  • AND WHEN WE CONDEMN OURSELVES,WE GET IN THAT CYCLE, THAT
  • 00:22:07.538 --> 00:22:09.573
  • WE GET IN THAT CYCLE, THATDOWNWARD CYCLE OF GUILT
  • 00:22:09.573 --> 00:22:10.040
  • DOWNWARD CYCLE OF GUILTAND DESPAIR, AND GUILT
  • 00:22:10.040 --> 00:22:11.242
  • AND DESPAIR, AND GUILTAND DESPAIR.
  • 00:22:11.242 --> 00:22:12.777
  • AND DESPAIR.WELL, NEXT TIME YOU'RE IN IT,
  • 00:22:12.777 --> 00:22:13.978
  • WELL, NEXT TIME YOU'RE IN IT,IF YOU'VE TAKEN THIS
  • 00:22:13.978 --> 00:22:14.945
  • IF YOU'VE TAKEN THISPROMISE TO HEART, YOU SAY,
  • 00:22:14.945 --> 00:22:16.480
  • PROMISE TO HEART, YOU SAY,"WAIT A SECOND.
  • 00:22:16.480 --> 00:22:18.416
  • "WAIT A SECOND.THERE'S SOME PROMISE
  • 00:22:18.416 --> 00:22:19.316
  • THERE'S SOME PROMISEABOUT THAT.
  • 00:22:19.316 --> 00:22:19.750
  • ABOUT THAT.WHAT WAS IT?
  • 00:22:19.750 --> 00:22:20.418
  • WHAT WAS IT?OH, YEAH, 'THERE IS NO
  • 00:22:20.418 --> 00:22:22.186
  • OH, YEAH, 'THERE IS NOCONDEMNATION FOR THOSE WHO
  • 00:22:22.186 --> 00:22:24.088
  • CONDEMNATION FOR THOSE WHOARE IN CHRIST.'
  • 00:22:24.088 --> 00:22:24.555
  • ARE IN CHRIST.'I'M IN CHRIST JESUS.
  • 00:22:24.555 --> 00:22:25.823
  • I'M IN CHRIST JESUS.I GAVE HIM MY HEART.
  • 00:22:25.823 --> 00:22:26.957
  • I GAVE HIM MY HEART.HE'S IN ME.
  • 00:22:26.957 --> 00:22:29.260
  • HE'S IN ME.THEN I'M DECLARED NOT GUILTY."
  • 00:22:29.260 --> 00:22:30.060
  • THEN I'M DECLARED NOT GUILTY."AND, BOY,
  • 00:22:30.060 --> 00:22:31.028
  • AND, BOY,ALL OF A SUDDEN, YOU'RE
  • 00:22:31.028 --> 00:22:32.797
  • ALL OF A SUDDEN, YOU'REYANKED OUT OF THAT SAND,
  • 00:22:32.797 --> 00:22:35.332
  • YANKED OUT OF THAT SAND,THAT SINKING SAND.
  • 00:22:35.332 --> 00:22:36.767
  • THAT SINKING SAND.WHAT AM I TRYIN' TO
  • 00:22:36.767 --> 00:22:37.301
  • WHAT AM I TRYIN' TOREMEMBER?
  • 00:22:37.301 --> 00:22:40.304
  • REMEMBER?THAT SAND HOLE.
  • 00:22:40.304 --> 00:22:41.505
  • THAT SAND HOLE.- LAURIE: YEAH.
  • 00:22:41.505 --> 00:22:41.939
  • - LAURIE: YEAH.[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:22:41.939 --> 00:22:42.473
  • [LAUGHTER]- MAX: I GET TOO EXCITED
  • 00:22:42.473 --> 00:22:43.507
  • - MAX: I GET TOO EXCITEDSOMETIMES.
  • 00:22:43.507 --> 00:22:44.041
  • SOMETIMES.- LAURIE: THE MIRY CLAY.
  • 00:22:44.041 --> 00:22:45.142
  • - LAURIE: THE MIRY CLAY.- MAX: YEAH, THAT MIRY CLAY.
  • 00:22:45.142 --> 00:22:46.544
  • - MAX: YEAH, THAT MIRY CLAY.- MATT: WHAT IS THOSE--
  • 00:22:46.544 --> 00:22:48.279
  • - MATT: WHAT IS THOSE--- LAURIE: SINKING--
  • 00:22:48.279 --> 00:22:49.513
  • - LAURIE: SINKING--- MATT: HUH?
  • 00:22:49.513 --> 00:22:50.281
  • - MATT: HUH?- CAYLAN CROUCH: QUICKSAND.
  • 00:22:50.281 --> 00:22:50.748
  • - CAYLAN CROUCH: QUICKSAND.- MATT: QUICKSAND.
  • 00:22:50.748 --> 00:22:52.750
  • - MATT: QUICKSAND.- MAX: QUICKSAND.
  • 00:22:52.750 --> 00:22:53.384
  • - MAX: QUICKSAND.- LAURIE: THANK YOU, CAYLAN.
  • 00:22:53.384 --> 00:22:54.485
  • - LAURIE: THANK YOU, CAYLAN.- MATT: THANK YOU, SON.
  • 00:22:54.485 --> 00:22:54.985
  • - MATT: THANK YOU, SON.- MAX: I KNEW IT WAS
  • 00:22:54.985 --> 00:22:55.453
  • - MAX: I KNEW IT WASSOMEWHERE, YEAH.
  • 00:22:55.453 --> 00:22:55.953
  • SOMEWHERE, YEAH.- MATT: IT TOOK A
  • 00:22:55.953 --> 00:22:56.654
  • - MATT: IT TOOK A30-YEAR-OLD BRAIN TO
  • 00:22:56.654 --> 00:22:57.421
  • 30-YEAR-OLD BRAIN TOREMEMBER THAT, YEAH.
  • 00:22:57.421 --> 00:22:58.355
  • REMEMBER THAT, YEAH.- MAX: YEAH.
  • 00:22:58.355 --> 00:23:00.057
  • - MAX: YEAH.- MATT: PRAYING THE PROMISES.
  • 00:23:00.057 --> 00:23:02.827
  • - MATT: PRAYING THE PROMISES.AND WHAT WE'RE DOING,
  • 00:23:02.827 --> 00:23:05.629
  • AND WHAT WE'RE DOING,WE'RE DOING THE PROMISES.
  • 00:23:05.629 --> 00:23:06.464
  • WE'RE DOING THE PROMISES.LISTEN TO THIS ONE.
  • 00:23:06.464 --> 00:23:07.465
  • LISTEN TO THIS ONE.THIS ALMOST FEELS
  • 00:23:07.465 --> 00:23:09.733
  • THIS ALMOST FEELSSUPER-FOUNDATIONAL.
  • 00:23:09.733 --> 00:23:10.468
  • SUPER-FOUNDATIONAL."JESUS, YOU ARE THE
  • 00:23:10.468 --> 00:23:11.702
  • "JESUS, YOU ARE THECORNERSTONE OF THE CHURCH.
  • 00:23:11.702 --> 00:23:13.471
  • CORNERSTONE OF THE CHURCH.OUR FOUNDATION IS BASED ON
  • 00:23:13.471 --> 00:23:16.307
  • OUR FOUNDATION IS BASED ONYOU AND YOUR GREAT PROMISES,
  • 00:23:16.307 --> 00:23:19.243
  • YOU AND YOUR GREAT PROMISES,AND, YET WE, THE STONES,
  • 00:23:19.243 --> 00:23:21.679
  • AND, YET WE, THE STONES,YOU HAVE CHOSEN TO
  • 00:23:21.679 --> 00:23:23.714
  • YOU HAVE CHOSEN TOCONSTRUCT THE CHURCH.
  • 00:23:23.714 --> 00:23:26.050
  • CONSTRUCT THE CHURCH.THE CHURCH ARE ROUGHED AND
  • 00:23:26.050 --> 00:23:27.718
  • THE CHURCH ARE ROUGHED ANDUNPOLISHED."
  • 00:23:27.718 --> 00:23:28.886
  • UNPOLISHED."SO WE ARE THOSE STONES,
  • 00:23:28.886 --> 00:23:29.520
  • SO WE ARE THOSE STONES,AND WE'RE ROUGH AND
  • 00:23:29.520 --> 00:23:30.821
  • AND WE'RE ROUGH ANDUNPOLISHED.
  • 00:23:30.821 --> 00:23:31.388
  • UNPOLISHED."OFTEN, WE DO NOT FIT WELL
  • 00:23:31.388 --> 00:23:32.957
  • "OFTEN, WE DO NOT FIT WELLTOGETHER."
  • 00:23:32.957 --> 00:23:34.558
  • TOGETHER."WE ARE SEEING THAT TODAY.
  • 00:23:34.558 --> 00:23:35.893
  • WE ARE SEEING THAT TODAY."WE PRAY THAT YOUR
  • 00:23:35.893 --> 00:23:37.361
  • "WE PRAY THAT YOURHOLY SPIRIT WOULD SHAPE US
  • 00:23:37.361 --> 00:23:39.296
  • HOLY SPIRIT WOULD SHAPE USAND FORM US SO THAT WE FIT
  • 00:23:39.296 --> 00:23:40.331
  • AND FORM US SO THAT WE FITTOGETHER WELL.
  • 00:23:40.331 --> 00:23:42.967
  • TOGETHER WELL.UNIFY YOUR CHURCH IN LOVE
  • 00:23:42.967 --> 00:23:46.337
  • UNIFY YOUR CHURCH IN LOVETHAT WE MAY BE THE LIGHT
  • 00:23:46.337 --> 00:23:48.639
  • THAT WE MAY BE THE LIGHTTO THE WORLD, AMEN."
  • 00:23:48.639 --> 00:23:51.942
  • TO THE WORLD, AMEN."OKAY, LOOK, IF WE ALL
  • 00:23:51.942 --> 00:23:55.479
  • OKAY, LOOK, IF WE ALLWOULD TAKE THAT PROMISE
  • 00:23:55.479 --> 00:23:58.315
  • WOULD TAKE THAT PROMISERIGHT NOW AND WALK IN IT,
  • 00:23:58.315 --> 00:24:00.818
  • RIGHT NOW AND WALK IN IT,LOOK AT WHAT WOULD CHANGE
  • 00:24:00.818 --> 00:24:03.120
  • LOOK AT WHAT WOULD CHANGEEVEN IN WHAT WE'RE FACING,
  • 00:24:03.120 --> 00:24:04.388
  • EVEN IN WHAT WE'RE FACING,YOU KNOW, IN THIS SEASON
  • 00:24:04.388 --> 00:24:05.289
  • YOU KNOW, IN THIS SEASONTHAT WE'RE IN WITH SOCIAL
  • 00:24:05.289 --> 00:24:06.023
  • THAT WE'RE IN WITH SOCIALUNREST, I MEAN, JUST
  • 00:24:06.023 --> 00:24:07.591
  • UNREST, I MEAN, JUSTPRAYING A PROMISE THAT
  • 00:24:07.591 --> 00:24:08.859
  • PRAYING A PROMISE THATHE'S THE CORNERSTONE,
  • 00:24:08.859 --> 00:24:11.896
  • HE'S THE CORNERSTONE,AND WE'RE THE STONES.
  • 00:24:11.896 --> 00:24:12.863
  • AND WE'RE THE STONES.LET'S PRAY THAT WE FIT
  • 00:24:12.863 --> 00:24:13.898
  • LET'S PRAY THAT WE FITTOGETHER WELL.
  • 00:24:13.898 --> 00:24:14.331
  • TOGETHER WELL.- MAX: ABSOLUTELY.
  • 00:24:14.331 --> 00:24:16.634
  • - MAX: ABSOLUTELY.HERE'S A PROMISE,
  • 00:24:16.634 --> 00:24:18.936
  • HERE'S A PROMISE,ISAIAH 54, IN VERSE 17:
  • 00:24:18.936 --> 00:24:20.671
  • ISAIAH 54, IN VERSE 17:"GOD SAID, 'I WILL SEE TO IT
  • 00:24:20.671 --> 00:24:22.339
  • "GOD SAID, 'I WILL SEE TO ITTHAT EVERYTHING WORKS OUT
  • 00:24:22.339 --> 00:24:24.008
  • THAT EVERYTHING WORKS OUTFOR THE BEST.'"
  • 00:24:24.008 --> 00:24:25.876
  • FOR THE BEST.'"WOW, PUT THAT ON
  • 00:24:25.876 --> 00:24:26.944
  • WOW, PUT THAT ONA BUMPER STICKER,
  • 00:24:26.944 --> 00:24:28.012
  • A BUMPER STICKER,YOU KNOW?
  • 00:24:28.012 --> 00:24:30.948
  • YOU KNOW?BUILD THE LIFE ON THAT.
  • 00:24:30.948 --> 00:24:31.482
  • BUILD THE LIFE ON THAT.HERE WE ARE IN THIS TIME
  • 00:24:31.482 --> 00:24:32.049
  • HERE WE ARE IN THIS TIMEIN WHICH PEOPLE ARE
  • 00:24:32.049 --> 00:24:32.950
  • IN WHICH PEOPLE AREASSUMING THAT NOTHING'S
  • 00:24:32.950 --> 00:24:34.118
  • ASSUMING THAT NOTHING'SGONNA WORK OUT.
  • 00:24:34.118 --> 00:24:34.919
  • GONNA WORK OUT.WE'RE WORRIED ABOUT AN
  • 00:24:34.919 --> 00:24:35.886
  • WE'RE WORRIED ABOUT ANELECTION.
  • 00:24:35.886 --> 00:24:36.787
  • ELECTION.WE'RE CONCERNED ABOUT WHAT
  • 00:24:36.787 --> 00:24:39.723
  • WE'RE CONCERNED ABOUT WHATPOLITICIANS ARE SAYING
  • 00:24:39.723 --> 00:24:40.624
  • POLITICIANS ARE SAYINGAND-- WHAT IF WE WERE TO
  • 00:24:40.624 --> 00:24:41.258
  • AND-- WHAT IF WE WERE TOSAY, "OKAY, YEAH,
  • 00:24:41.258 --> 00:24:43.093
  • SAY, "OKAY, YEAH,I GET IT.
  • 00:24:43.093 --> 00:24:44.562
  • I GET IT.IT'S A CRAZY SEASON.
  • 00:24:44.562 --> 00:24:46.564
  • IT'S A CRAZY SEASON.IT'S A CRAZY WORLD,
  • 00:24:46.564 --> 00:24:47.731
  • IT'S A CRAZY WORLD,BUT YOU KNOW WHAT?
  • 00:24:47.731 --> 00:24:49.500
  • BUT YOU KNOW WHAT?I'M GONNA-- GOD SAID,
  • 00:24:49.500 --> 00:24:50.467
  • I'M GONNA-- GOD SAID,'I'M GONNA MAKE SURE THAT
  • 00:24:50.467 --> 00:24:52.069
  • 'I'M GONNA MAKE SURE THATEVERYTHING WORKS OUT FOR
  • 00:24:52.069 --> 00:24:53.103
  • EVERYTHING WORKS OUT FORTHE BEST.'"
  • 00:24:53.103 --> 00:24:54.004
  • THE BEST.'"AND WE TAKE ISAIAH 54,
  • 00:24:54.004 --> 00:24:56.206
  • AND WE TAKE ISAIAH 54,AND VERSE 17,
  • 00:24:56.206 --> 00:24:56.807
  • AND VERSE 17,AND WE WRITE IT ON A STICKY,
  • 00:24:56.807 --> 00:24:57.374
  • AND WE WRITE IT ON A STICKY,AND WE PUT IT UP ON
  • 00:24:57.374 --> 00:24:59.176
  • AND WE PUT IT UP ONOUR BATHROOM MIRROR,
  • 00:24:59.176 --> 00:24:59.777
  • OUR BATHROOM MIRROR,AND EVERY MORNING WE GET UP,
  • 00:24:59.777 --> 00:25:00.945
  • AND EVERY MORNING WE GET UP,AND WE PRAY THAT.
  • 00:25:00.945 --> 00:25:02.112
  • AND WE PRAY THAT.WE TURN THAT INTO A
  • 00:25:02.112 --> 00:25:03.180
  • WE TURN THAT INTO APRAYER: "LORD, I BELIEVE
  • 00:25:03.180 --> 00:25:04.315
  • PRAYER: "LORD, I BELIEVETHAT EVERYTHING IS GONNA
  • 00:25:04.315 --> 00:25:06.250
  • THAT EVERYTHING IS GONNAWORK OUT FOR THE BEST,"
  • 00:25:06.250 --> 00:25:08.252
  • WORK OUT FOR THE BEST,"OR WE TAKE ONE OF ITS COUSIN
  • 00:25:08.252 --> 00:25:09.887
  • OR WE TAKE ONE OF ITS COUSINSCRIPTURES LIKE ROMANS 8:28,
  • 00:25:09.887 --> 00:25:11.989
  • SCRIPTURES LIKE ROMANS 8:28,"IN ALL THINGS, GOD WORKS
  • 00:25:11.989 --> 00:25:13.457
  • "IN ALL THINGS, GOD WORKSFOR THE GOOD OF THOSE
  • 00:25:13.457 --> 00:25:14.325
  • FOR THE GOOD OF THOSEWHO LOVE HIM AND ARE CALLED
  • 00:25:14.325 --> 00:25:14.959
  • WHO LOVE HIM AND ARE CALLEDACCORDING TO HIS PURPOSE."
  • 00:25:14.959 --> 00:25:16.060
  • ACCORDING TO HIS PURPOSE."I'M GONNA STAND
  • 00:25:16.060 --> 00:25:17.394
  • I'M GONNA STANDON THAT TODAY.
  • 00:25:17.394 --> 00:25:19.196
  • ON THAT TODAY.AND MOMS TEACH THEIR KIDS
  • 00:25:19.196 --> 00:25:20.064
  • AND MOMS TEACH THEIR KIDSTHAT AROUND THE
  • 00:25:20.064 --> 00:25:21.732
  • THAT AROUND THEBREAKFAST TABLE.
  • 00:25:21.732 --> 00:25:22.600
  • BREAKFAST TABLE.DADS CAN BE HEARD PRAYING
  • 00:25:22.600 --> 00:25:24.268
  • DADS CAN BE HEARD PRAYINGTHAT AT THE DINNER TABLE.
  • 00:25:24.268 --> 00:25:25.836
  • THAT AT THE DINNER TABLE.IT BECOMES A PART OF THE
  • 00:25:25.836 --> 00:25:27.304
  • IT BECOMES A PART OF THEDAY-TO-DAY CONVERSATION.
  • 00:25:27.304 --> 00:25:29.106
  • DAY-TO-DAY CONVERSATION.WHY WOULD GOD GIVE US OVER
  • 00:25:29.106 --> 00:25:31.742
  • WHY WOULD GOD GIVE US OVER7.000 PROMISES IF HE
  • 00:25:31.742 --> 00:25:32.843
  • 7.000 PROMISES IF HEDIDN'T EXPECT AND DIDN'T
  • 00:25:32.843 --> 00:25:34.244
  • DIDN'T EXPECT AND DIDN'TWANT US TO BE PEOPLE OF
  • 00:25:34.244 --> 00:25:35.779
  • WANT US TO BE PEOPLE OFTHE PROMISE?
  • 00:25:35.779 --> 00:25:37.214
  • THE PROMISE?- LAURIE: YOU KNOW, AND
  • 00:25:37.214 --> 00:25:38.749
  • - LAURIE: YOU KNOW, ANDTRULY, WHEN YOU KNOW, WHEN
  • 00:25:38.749 --> 00:25:40.417
  • TRULY, WHEN YOU KNOW, WHENYOU KNOW THAT YOU KNOW
  • 00:25:40.417 --> 00:25:41.652
  • YOU KNOW THAT YOU KNOWTHAT GOD IS GONNA TAKE
  • 00:25:41.652 --> 00:25:43.621
  • THAT GOD IS GONNA TAKEWHATEVER CIRCUMSTANCE THAT
  • 00:25:43.621 --> 00:25:45.756
  • WHATEVER CIRCUMSTANCE THATWE HAVE-- IT DOESN'T
  • 00:25:45.756 --> 00:25:47.524
  • WE HAVE-- IT DOESN'TMATTER-- YOUR HOME LIFE,
  • 00:25:47.524 --> 00:25:53.831
  • MATTER-- YOUR HOME LIFE,AND HIS FULL INTENTION IS
  • 00:25:53.831 --> 00:25:54.598
  • AND HIS FULL INTENTION ISTO TURN THAT THING AROUND
  • 00:25:54.598 --> 00:25:55.532
  • TO TURN THAT THING AROUNDNO MATTER HOW BAD IT
  • 00:25:55.532 --> 00:25:57.835
  • NO MATTER HOW BAD ITLOOKS, NO MATTER HOW DEEP
  • 00:25:57.835 --> 00:25:58.602
  • LOOKS, NO MATTER HOW DEEPIT GOES, HE'S GONNA CHANGE
  • 00:25:58.602 --> 00:25:59.203
  • IT GOES, HE'S GONNA CHANGEIT, AND HE'S GONNA CHANGE
  • 00:25:59.203 --> 00:26:00.904
  • IT, AND HE'S GONNA CHANGEIT, AND "IT'S GONNA HELP ME,"
  • 00:26:00.904 --> 00:26:03.107
  • IT, AND "IT'S GONNA HELP ME,""IT'S GONNA BE GOOD
  • 00:26:03.107 --> 00:26:03.974
  • "IT'S GONNA BE GOODFOR ME," "THIS SEASON IS
  • 00:26:03.974 --> 00:26:06.577
  • FOR ME," "THIS SEASON ISGOING TO BE GOOD, GOOD FOR ME,"
  • 00:26:06.577 --> 00:26:07.578
  • GOING TO BE GOOD, GOOD FOR ME,"IF YOU COULD WRAP YOUR
  • 00:26:07.578 --> 00:26:09.380
  • IF YOU COULD WRAP YOURMIND AROUND THAT, YOU TALK
  • 00:26:09.380 --> 00:26:11.348
  • MIND AROUND THAT, YOU TALKABOUT UNSHAKABLE HOPE.
  • 00:26:11.348 --> 00:26:15.552
  • ABOUT UNSHAKABLE HOPE.THE OPPOSITE OF THAT IS
  • 00:26:15.552 --> 00:26:17.121
  • THE OPPOSITE OF THAT ISHOPELESSNESS--
  • 00:26:17.121 --> 00:26:17.921
  • HOPELESSNESS--- MAX: THERE YOU GO.
  • 00:26:17.921 --> 00:26:20.624
  • - MAX: THERE YOU GO.- LAURIE: -- YOU KNOW,
  • 00:26:20.624 --> 00:26:21.825
  • - LAURIE: -- YOU KNOW,THAT YOU HAVE NO TRUE HOPE
  • 00:26:21.825 --> 00:26:22.393
  • THAT YOU HAVE NO TRUE HOPEUNLESS YOU BELIEVE IN THE
  • 00:26:22.393 --> 00:26:23.060
  • UNLESS YOU BELIEVE IN THEPROMISES OF GOD, THAT
  • 00:26:23.060 --> 00:26:25.396
  • PROMISES OF GOD, THATFOUNDATION THAT SAYS,
  • 00:26:25.396 --> 00:26:27.564
  • FOUNDATION THAT SAYS,"MAN, NO MATTER WHAT HAPPENS,
  • 00:26:27.564 --> 00:26:28.599
  • "MAN, NO MATTER WHAT HAPPENS,GOD IS GOING TO TAKE THIS."
  • 00:26:28.599 --> 00:26:29.066
  • GOD IS GOING TO TAKE THIS."THAT'S WHEN YOU BECOME
  • 00:26:29.066 --> 00:26:32.269
  • THAT'S WHEN YOU BECOMEUNSHAKABLE.
  • 00:26:32.269 --> 00:26:32.903
  • UNSHAKABLE.THAT'S WHEN IT DOESN'T MATTER
  • 00:26:32.903 --> 00:26:34.071
  • THAT'S WHEN IT DOESN'T MATTERWHO'S GONNA BE PRESIDENT.
  • 00:26:34.071 --> 00:26:35.005
  • WHO'S GONNA BE PRESIDENT.THAT'S WHEN IT DOESN'T
  • 00:26:35.005 --> 00:26:36.206
  • THAT'S WHEN IT DOESN'TMATTER HOW BAD IT GETS
  • 00:26:36.206 --> 00:26:37.274
  • MATTER HOW BAD IT GETSAROUND HERE.
  • 00:26:37.274 --> 00:26:38.308
  • AROUND HERE.IT DOESN'T MATTER IF I
  • 00:26:38.308 --> 00:26:40.511
  • IT DOESN'T MATTER IF ILOSE MY JOB.
  • 00:26:40.511 --> 00:26:41.278
  • LOSE MY JOB.IT DOESN'T MATTER BECAUSE
  • 00:26:41.278 --> 00:26:44.915
  • IT DOESN'T MATTER BECAUSEGOD IS GOD.
  • 00:26:44.915 --> 00:26:45.616
  • GOD IS GOD.HE'S GOT CONTROL OF IT.
  • 00:26:45.616 --> 00:26:48.419
  • HE'S GOT CONTROL OF IT.- MATT: HE'S, LIKE,
  • 00:26:48.419 --> 00:26:48.986
  • - MATT: HE'S, LIKE,ASKING YOU A QUESTION ALL
  • 00:26:48.986 --> 00:26:49.386
  • ASKING YOU A QUESTION ALLTHE TIME.
  • 00:26:49.386 --> 00:26:50.721
  • THE TIME.THESE LIFE CIRCUMSTANCES
  • 00:26:50.721 --> 00:26:51.355
  • THESE LIFE CIRCUMSTANCESARE SAYING, "WHO DO YOU
  • 00:26:51.355 --> 00:26:52.089
  • ARE SAYING, "WHO DO YOUSAY THAT I AM, MATT?"
  • 00:26:52.089 --> 00:26:52.556
  • SAY THAT I AM, MATT?"- MAX: ABSOLUTELY,
  • 00:26:52.556 --> 00:26:53.290
  • - MAX: ABSOLUTELY,ABSOLUTELY.
  • 00:26:53.290 --> 00:26:55.159
  • ABSOLUTELY.YEAH, YEAH, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:26:55.159 --> 00:26:57.594
  • YEAH, YEAH, YOU KNOW,EARLIER IN ONE OF THE
  • 00:26:57.594 --> 00:26:59.296
  • EARLIER IN ONE OF THEBROADCASTS WE WERE
  • 00:26:59.296 --> 00:27:01.432
  • BROADCASTS WE WERERECORDING HERE FOR THE
  • 00:27:01.432 --> 00:27:02.800
  • RECORDING HERE FOR THEFRIDAY NIGHT MESSAGES,
  • 00:27:02.800 --> 00:27:04.034
  • FRIDAY NIGHT MESSAGES,WE TALKED ABOUT THE QUESTION
  • 00:27:04.034 --> 00:27:06.103
  • WE TALKED ABOUT THE QUESTIONJESUS ASKED WHEN AWAKENED
  • 00:27:06.103 --> 00:27:07.371
  • JESUS ASKED WHEN AWAKENEDIN THE STORM ON THE SEA
  • 00:27:07.371 --> 00:27:08.072
  • IN THE STORM ON THE SEAOF GALILEE.
  • 00:27:08.072 --> 00:27:09.139
  • OF GALILEE.HE SAID, "NOW, WHY ARE
  • 00:27:09.139 --> 00:27:11.408
  • HE SAID, "NOW, WHY AREYOU AFRAID?"
  • 00:27:11.408 --> 00:27:14.678
  • YOU AFRAID?"THAT QUESTION HERE IS
  • 00:27:14.678 --> 00:27:15.779
  • THAT QUESTION HERE ISASKED IN THE MIDDLE OF A
  • 00:27:15.779 --> 00:27:16.313
  • ASKED IN THE MIDDLE OF ASTORM, AND Y'ALL BEEN ON
  • 00:27:16.313 --> 00:27:16.714
  • STORM, AND Y'ALL BEEN ONTHE SEA OF GALILEE
  • 00:27:16.714 --> 00:27:17.448
  • THE SEA OF GALILEEHUNDREDS OF TIMES.
  • 00:27:17.448 --> 00:27:18.449
  • HUNDREDS OF TIMES.I HAVE TOO.
  • 00:27:18.449 --> 00:27:19.817
  • I HAVE TOO.IT'S NOT THAT BIG OF A
  • 00:27:19.817 --> 00:27:20.951
  • IT'S NOT THAT BIG OF ALAKE, YOU KNOW, AND WHEN
  • 00:27:20.951 --> 00:27:22.086
  • LAKE, YOU KNOW, AND WHENTHOSE STORMS WOULD COME IN,
  • 00:27:22.086 --> 00:27:23.120
  • THOSE STORMS WOULD COME IN,THOSE WAVES COULD GET
  • 00:27:23.120 --> 00:27:24.254
  • THOSE WAVES COULD GETUP TEN FEET TALL.
  • 00:27:24.254 --> 00:27:25.089
  • UP TEN FEET TALL.THEY GO, AND THEY WAKE UP
  • 00:27:25.089 --> 00:27:26.390
  • THEY GO, AND THEY WAKE UPA SLEEPING JESUS, AND HE SAYS,
  • 00:27:26.390 --> 00:27:27.558
  • A SLEEPING JESUS, AND HE SAYS,"NOW, WHY ARE YOU AFRAID?"
  • 00:27:27.558 --> 00:27:29.326
  • "NOW, WHY ARE YOU AFRAID?"IT'S A GREAT QUESTION.
  • 00:27:29.326 --> 00:27:30.794
  • IT'S A GREAT QUESTION.JESUS IS NOT AFRAID OF--
  • 00:27:30.794 --> 00:27:33.997
  • JESUS IS NOT AFRAID OF--WHAT CREATES FEAR IN US
  • 00:27:33.997 --> 00:27:35.799
  • WHAT CREATES FEAR IN USDOES NOT CREATE FEAR IN
  • 00:27:35.799 --> 00:27:36.800
  • DOES NOT CREATE FEAR INHIM, AND IT'S ALMOST LIKE
  • 00:27:36.800 --> 00:27:38.202
  • HIM, AND IT'S ALMOST LIKEHE WANTS TO SAY,
  • 00:27:38.202 --> 00:27:39.503
  • HE WANTS TO SAY,"NOW, TELL ME AGAIN WHY
  • 00:27:39.503 --> 00:27:41.038
  • "NOW, TELL ME AGAIN WHYYOU'RE AFRAID?
  • 00:27:41.038 --> 00:27:42.239
  • YOU'RE AFRAID?OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH,
  • 00:27:42.239 --> 00:27:43.073
  • OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH,YOU DON'T GET IT.
  • 00:27:43.073 --> 00:27:43.574
  • YOU DON'T GET IT.I'M IN CHARGE HERE."
  • 00:27:43.574 --> 00:27:44.274
  • I'M IN CHARGE HERE."THEN HE STANDS UP, AND HE
  • 00:27:44.274 --> 00:27:45.242
  • THEN HE STANDS UP, AND HESPEAKS TO THE STORM,
  • 00:27:45.242 --> 00:27:46.477
  • SPEAKS TO THE STORM,HE SPEAKS TO THE WIND, AND HE
  • 00:27:46.477 --> 00:27:47.311
  • HE SPEAKS TO THE WIND, AND HESPEAKS TO THE WAVES,
  • 00:27:47.311 --> 00:27:48.545
  • SPEAKS TO THE WAVES,JUST TO SHOW US HE CAN.
  • 00:27:48.545 --> 00:27:50.280
  • JUST TO SHOW US HE CAN.WELL, THAT'S THE KIND OF
  • 00:27:50.280 --> 00:27:52.416
  • WELL, THAT'S THE KIND OFGOD WE NEED RIGHT NOW IN
  • 00:27:52.416 --> 00:27:55.285
  • GOD WE NEED RIGHT NOW INTHIS SEASON OF LIFE,
  • 00:27:55.285 --> 00:27:56.754
  • THIS SEASON OF LIFE,AND PEOPLE ARE SO AFRAID.
  • 00:27:56.754 --> 00:27:57.755
  • AND PEOPLE ARE SO AFRAID.THEY'RE SO AFRAID.
  • 00:27:57.755 --> 00:27:59.022
  • THEY'RE SO AFRAID.BUT IF WE CAN TURN TO
  • 00:27:59.022 --> 00:28:00.057
  • BUT IF WE CAN TURN TOTHESE PROMISES, I BELIEVE
  • 00:28:00.057 --> 00:28:01.225
  • THESE PROMISES, I BELIEVEGOD WILL CREATE A
  • 00:28:01.225 --> 00:28:02.960
  • GOD WILL CREATE APOPULATION OF PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:28:02.960 --> 00:28:04.228
  • POPULATION OF PEOPLE THATCAN CALM-- THE LORD WILL
  • 00:28:04.228 --> 00:28:05.829
  • CAN CALM-- THE LORD WILLUSE US TO CALM
  • 00:28:05.829 --> 00:28:06.897
  • USE US TO CALMTHINGS DOWN.
  • 00:28:06.897 --> 00:28:08.298
  • THINGS DOWN.- MATT: A MINUTE AGO, YOU
  • 00:28:08.298 --> 00:28:10.100
  • - MATT: A MINUTE AGO, YOUSAID, "WRITE THIS PROMISE
  • 00:28:10.100 --> 00:28:10.868
  • SAID, "WRITE THIS PROMISEDOWN, PUT IT ON A STICKY
  • 00:28:10.868 --> 00:28:11.835
  • DOWN, PUT IT ON A STICKYPAD, PUT IT UP ON YOUR
  • 00:28:11.835 --> 00:28:12.870
  • PAD, PUT IT UP ON YOURMIRROR."
  • 00:28:12.870 --> 00:28:13.937
  • MIRROR."ACTUALLY, DON'T DO THAT.
  • 00:28:13.937 --> 00:28:15.639
  • ACTUALLY, DON'T DO THAT.GET THIS BOOK.
  • 00:28:15.639 --> 00:28:17.207
  • GET THIS BOOK.IT'S ALL DONE FOR YOU, OKAY?
  • 00:28:17.207 --> 00:28:18.942
  • IT'S ALL DONE FOR YOU, OKAY?SO, BASICALLY, THIS,
  • 00:28:18.942 --> 00:28:26.583
  • THIS WOULD BE REFERRED TO
  • 00:28:29.620 --> 00:28:32.456
  • THIS WOULD BE REFERRED TOAS A "LIFE HACK," OKAY?
  • 00:28:32.456 --> 00:28:33.023
  • AS A "LIFE HACK," OKAY?DO YOU KNOW WHAT
  • 00:28:33.023 --> 00:28:33.557
  • DO YOU KNOW WHATTHAT MEANS?
  • 00:28:33.557 --> 00:28:34.091
  • THAT MEANS?- MAX: I DON'T.
  • 00:28:34.091 --> 00:28:34.558
  • - MAX: I DON'T.I'M SORRY, AND I JUST
  • 00:28:34.558 --> 00:28:35.592
  • I'M SORRY, AND I JUSTBETRAYED MY AGE, YOU KNOW.
  • 00:28:35.592 --> 00:28:36.326
  • BETRAYED MY AGE, YOU KNOW.- MATT: YEAH, YOU DID.
  • 00:28:36.326 --> 00:28:37.928
  • - MATT: YEAH, YOU DID.SO I HAVE TWO, KIND OF,
  • 00:28:37.928 --> 00:28:39.997
  • SO I HAVE TWO, KIND OF,BOYS THAT TAUGHT ME THAT,
  • 00:28:39.997 --> 00:28:41.932
  • BOYS THAT TAUGHT ME THAT,YEAH.
  • 00:28:41.932 --> 00:28:42.699
  • YEAH.- MAX: YOU KNOW WHAT A
  • 00:28:42.699 --> 00:28:43.433
  • - MAX: YOU KNOW WHAT A"LIFE HACK" IS?
  • 00:28:43.433 --> 00:28:44.034
  • "LIFE HACK" IS?- MATT: YEAH.
  • 00:28:44.034 --> 00:28:44.434
  • - MATT: YEAH.- LAURIE: NO.
  • 00:28:44.434 --> 00:28:44.868
  • - LAURIE: NO.[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:28:44.868 --> 00:28:45.335
  • [LAUGHTER]- MATT: YEAH, YOU DO.
  • 00:28:45.335 --> 00:28:45.836
  • - MATT: YEAH, YOU DO.- LAURIE: I DO?
  • 00:28:45.836 --> 00:28:46.637
  • - LAURIE: I DO?- MATT: SO THIS IS A
  • 00:28:46.637 --> 00:28:47.171
  • - MATT: SO THIS IS A"LIFE HACK,"
  • 00:28:47.171 --> 00:28:48.605
  • "LIFE HACK,"AND SO THAT MEANS IT'S--
  • 00:28:48.605 --> 00:28:49.339
  • AND SO THAT MEANS IT'S--YOU KNOW WHAT A "HACK" IS,
  • 00:28:49.339 --> 00:28:49.807
  • YOU KNOW WHAT A "HACK" IS,RIGHT?
  • 00:28:49.807 --> 00:28:52.042
  • RIGHT?SOMEBODY GOES IN AND--
  • 00:28:52.042 --> 00:28:53.177
  • SOMEBODY GOES IN AND--- LAURIE: A HACKER--
  • 00:28:53.177 --> 00:28:53.877
  • - LAURIE: A HACKER--- MATT: A HACKER GOES IN
  • 00:28:53.877 --> 00:28:54.545
  • - LAURIE: I KNOW WHAT
  • 00:28:55.712 --> 00:28:56.013
  • - LAURIE: I KNOW WHATA HACKER IS.
  • 00:28:56.013 --> 00:28:56.980
  • A HACKER IS.- MATT: -- MAKES A GAME
  • 00:28:56.980 --> 00:28:57.915
  • - MATT: -- MAKES A GAMEWORK EASIER OR SOMETHIN'
  • 00:28:57.915 --> 00:28:58.448
  • WORK EASIER OR SOMETHIN'OR DOES SOMETHIN', YEAH.
  • 00:28:58.448 --> 00:28:59.883
  • OR DOES SOMETHIN', YEAH.THIS IS HELPING US.
  • 00:28:59.883 --> 00:29:02.486
  • THIS IS HELPING US.YOU HAVE GIVEN US A LIFE HACK.
  • 00:29:02.486 --> 00:29:04.588
  • YOU HAVE GIVEN US A LIFE HACK.LOOK IT UP, OKAY?
  • 00:29:04.588 --> 00:29:05.122
  • LOOK IT UP, OKAY?IT'LL BE EASY FOR YA IN
  • 00:29:05.122 --> 00:29:07.724
  • IT'LL BE EASY FOR YA INA MINUTE.
  • 00:29:07.724 --> 00:29:09.359
  • A MINUTE.AND SO, BASICALLY, YOU
  • 00:29:09.359 --> 00:29:13.530
  • AND SO, BASICALLY, YOUHAVE DONE THE BOILING DOWN
  • 00:29:13.530 --> 00:29:14.665
  • HAVE DONE THE BOILING DOWNOF SOME OF THE MORE
  • 00:29:14.665 --> 00:29:16.266
  • OF SOME OF THE MOREIMPORTANT PROMISES THAT
  • 00:29:16.266 --> 00:29:20.537
  • IMPORTANT PROMISES THATARE RELEVANT TO TODAY AS
  • 00:29:20.537 --> 00:29:21.438
  • ARE RELEVANT TO TODAY ASWE ARE FACING THIS, AND
  • 00:29:21.438 --> 00:29:22.306
  • WE ARE FACING THIS, ANDYOU'VE PUT 'EM IN THIS
  • 00:29:22.306 --> 00:29:23.740
  • YOU'VE PUT 'EM IN THISBOOK, AND THEN YOU'VE EVEN
  • 00:29:23.740 --> 00:29:26.076
  • BOOK, AND THEN YOU'VE EVENHELPED WRITE THE PRAYERS
  • 00:29:26.076 --> 00:29:28.278
  • THIS IS WHAT WE SHOULD BE
  • 00:29:30.180 --> 00:29:32.115
  • THIS IS WHAT WE SHOULD BEBUILDING OUR LIFE UPON.
  • 00:29:32.115 --> 00:29:33.383
  • BUILDING OUR LIFE UPON.IT IS "UNSHAKABLE HOPE."
  • 00:29:33.383 --> 00:29:34.952
  • IT IS "UNSHAKABLE HOPE."- LAURIE: AND THIS IS A
  • 00:29:34.952 --> 00:29:36.019
  • - LAURIE: AND THIS IS ASTUDY GUIDE THAT GOES WITH
  • 00:29:36.019 --> 00:29:36.753
  • STUDY GUIDE THAT GOES WITHTHIS BOOK, AND YOU CAN
  • 00:29:36.753 --> 00:29:38.655
  • THIS BOOK, AND YOU CANFILL IN THINGS AND YOU CAN--
  • 00:29:38.655 --> 00:29:40.624
  • FILL IN THINGS AND YOU CAN--IT'S JUST BEAUTIFUL.
  • 00:29:40.624 --> 00:29:43.060
  • IT'S JUST BEAUTIFUL.I JUST LOVE IT.
  • 00:29:43.060 --> 00:29:43.627
  • I JUST LOVE IT.- MAX: WELL, AND IN THIS
  • 00:29:43.627 --> 00:29:44.161
  • - MAX: WELL, AND IN THISDAY AND AGE, WE GOTTA
  • 00:29:44.161 --> 00:29:44.761
  • DAY AND AGE, WE GOTTACOUNTERBALANCE ALL THIS
  • 00:29:44.761 --> 00:29:45.696
  • COUNTERBALANCE ALL THISNEGATIVE NEWS THAT WE'RE
  • 00:29:45.696 --> 00:29:46.230
  • NEGATIVE NEWS THAT WE'REGETTING.
  • 00:29:46.230 --> 00:29:46.830
  • GETTING.- LAURIE: EXACTLY.
  • 00:29:46.830 --> 00:29:47.364
  • - LAURIE: EXACTLY.- MAX: WE'VE GOT TO.
  • 00:29:47.364 --> 00:29:49.666
  • - MAX: WE'VE GOT TO.- MATT: THE ONLY EXCEPTION,
  • 00:29:49.666 --> 00:29:51.201
  • I'M NOT SURE THERE'S GONNA
  • 00:29:52.336 --> 00:29:52.870
  • I'M NOT SURE THERE'S GONNABE ANY GOOD THAT'LL COME
  • 00:29:52.870 --> 00:29:53.403
  • BE ANY GOOD THAT'LL COMEOUT OF THAT.
  • 00:29:53.403 --> 00:29:54.137
  • OUT OF THAT.- MAX: I'M NOT SURE
  • 00:29:54.137 --> 00:29:54.771
  • - MAX: I'M NOT SUREANYBODY KNEW ABOUT THE
  • 00:29:54.771 --> 00:29:55.672
  • ANYBODY KNEW ABOUT THEMURDER HORNETS TILL YOU
  • 00:29:55.672 --> 00:29:56.540
  • MURDER HORNETS TILL YOUBROUGHT 'EM UP.
  • 00:29:56.540 --> 00:29:57.074
  • BROUGHT 'EM UP.- MATT: I'M JUST PRETTY
  • 00:29:57.074 --> 00:29:58.141
  • - MATT: I'M JUST PRETTYSURE THAT THERE'S NO
  • 00:29:58.141 --> 00:29:58.742
  • SURE THAT THERE'S NOREDEEMING VALUE FOR A
  • 00:29:58.742 --> 00:30:03.113
  • REDEEMING VALUE FOR AMURDER HORNET.
  • 00:30:03.113 --> 00:30:06.817
  • MURDER HORNET.THE IDEA OF THIS PROMISE--
  • 00:30:06.817 --> 00:30:08.118
  • THE IDEA OF THIS PROMISE--AND I WANT YOUR COMMENTS
  • 00:30:08.118 --> 00:30:09.519
  • AND I WANT YOUR COMMENTSON THIS.
  • 00:30:09.519 --> 00:30:10.320
  • ON THIS."GOD, I KNOW THAT YOU ARE
  • 00:30:10.320 --> 00:30:11.588
  • "GOD, I KNOW THAT YOU AREJUST AND RIGHTEOUS.
  • 00:30:11.588 --> 00:30:13.423
  • JUST AND RIGHTEOUS.ONE DAY, I WILL STAND
  • 00:30:13.423 --> 00:30:14.224
  • ONE DAY, I WILL STANDBEFORE YOU IN JUDGMENT,
  • 00:30:14.224 --> 00:30:15.525
  • BEFORE YOU IN JUDGMENT,AND APART FROM YOUR GRACE,
  • 00:30:15.525 --> 00:30:17.160
  • AND APART FROM YOUR GRACE,I DESERVE ETERNAL
  • 00:30:17.160 --> 00:30:19.529
  • I DESERVE ETERNALPUNISHMENT, YET YOU WOULD
  • 00:30:19.529 --> 00:30:20.931
  • PUNISHMENT, YET YOU WOULDOFFER ME FORGIVENESS BY
  • 00:30:20.931 --> 00:30:22.532
  • OFFER ME FORGIVENESS BYTHE CROSS OF CHRIST.
  • 00:30:22.532 --> 00:30:24.301
  • THE CROSS OF CHRIST.GRACE, A GIFT I CANNOT
  • 00:30:24.301 --> 00:30:26.036
  • GRACE, A GIFT I CANNOTEARN, IS THERE FOR ME TO
  • 00:30:26.036 --> 00:30:28.071
  • EARN, IS THERE FOR ME TORECEIVE FROM YOU.
  • 00:30:28.071 --> 00:30:31.308
  • RECEIVE FROM YOU.HELP ME SPEAK THE TRUTH
  • 00:30:31.308 --> 00:30:33.243
  • HELP ME SPEAK THE TRUTHABOUT YOUR DAY OF JUDGMENT
  • 00:30:33.243 --> 00:30:34.811
  • ABOUT YOUR DAY OF JUDGMENTIN LOVE AND TO EMBRACE
  • 00:30:34.811 --> 00:30:37.247
  • IN LOVE AND TO EMBRACETHE GRACE THAT IS FROM YOU."
  • 00:30:37.247 --> 00:30:38.815
  • THE GRACE THAT IS FROM YOU."YOU CAN'T GET YOUR
  • 00:30:38.815 --> 00:30:40.484
  • YOU CAN'T GET YOURHEAD AROUND ANY PROMISES
  • 00:30:40.484 --> 00:30:41.318
  • HEAD AROUND ANY PROMISESTILL YOU GET YOUR HEAD
  • 00:30:41.318 --> 00:30:42.419
  • TILL YOU GET YOUR HEADAROUND THAT ONE.
  • 00:30:42.419 --> 00:30:43.921
  • AROUND THAT ONE.THAT SEEMS LIKE WHAT LIFE
  • 00:30:43.921 --> 00:30:47.257
  • THAT SEEMS LIKE WHAT LIFEIS.
  • 00:30:47.257 --> 00:30:47.958
  • IS.AND, MAX, THERE'S A LOT OF
  • 00:30:47.958 --> 00:30:51.094
  • AND, MAX, THERE'S A LOT OFPEOPLE THAT TUNE IN TO
  • 00:30:51.094 --> 00:30:52.262
  • PEOPLE THAT TUNE IN TOTHIS BROADCAST THAT JUST--
  • 00:30:52.262 --> 00:30:53.931
  • THIS BROADCAST THAT JUST--THEY VIEW BECAUSE THEY'RE
  • 00:30:53.931 --> 00:30:54.831
  • THEY VIEW BECAUSE THEY'RENOT GONNA BE HEARING BAD
  • 00:30:54.831 --> 00:30:55.899
  • NOT GONNA BE HEARING BADNEWS.
  • 00:30:55.899 --> 00:30:57.367
  • NEWS.THIS IS GOOD NEWS.
  • 00:30:57.367 --> 00:30:59.503
  • THIS IS GOOD NEWS.SOMEBODY THAT NEEDS TO
  • 00:30:59.503 --> 00:31:01.538
  • SOMEBODY THAT NEEDS TOKNOW THIS GRACE THAT WE'RE
  • 00:31:01.538 --> 00:31:02.406
  • KNOW THIS GRACE THAT WE'RETALKING ABOUT, THIS LOVE,
  • 00:31:02.406 --> 00:31:03.840
  • TALKING ABOUT, THIS LOVE,THIS GOOD GOD, HOW DO
  • 00:31:03.840 --> 00:31:08.578
  • THIS GOOD GOD, HOW DOTHEY-- HOW DO THEY GET TO
  • 00:31:08.578 --> 00:31:11.081
  • THEY-- HOW DO THEY GET TOKNOW HOW TO ACTIVATE THIS
  • 00:31:11.081 --> 00:31:11.782
  • KNOW HOW TO ACTIVATE THISSTUFF BY STARTING WITH
  • 00:31:11.782 --> 00:31:12.416
  • STUFF BY STARTING WITHJESUS?
  • 00:31:12.416 --> 00:31:13.583
  • JESUS?- MAX: YEAH, AND REALLY
  • 00:31:13.583 --> 00:31:14.418
  • - MAX: YEAH, AND REALLYTHE QUESTION IS HOW COULD
  • 00:31:14.418 --> 00:31:14.952
  • THE QUESTION IS HOW COULDTHE DEATH OF CHRIST MEAN
  • 00:31:14.952 --> 00:31:17.721
  • THE DEATH OF CHRIST MEANLIFE FOR US?
  • 00:31:17.721 --> 00:31:18.622
  • LIFE FOR US?- MATT: MY GOODNESS.
  • 00:31:18.622 --> 00:31:19.156
  • - MATT: MY GOODNESS.- MAX: YEAH, HOW COULD
  • 00:31:19.156 --> 00:31:19.890
  • - MAX: YEAH, HOW COULDTHE DEATH OF CHRIST MEAN
  • 00:31:19.890 --> 00:31:20.791
  • THE DEATH OF CHRIST MEANLIFE FOR US?
  • 00:31:20.791 --> 00:31:23.226
  • LIFE FOR US?AND I'VE HAD PEOPLE ASK ME
  • 00:31:23.226 --> 00:31:23.894
  • AND I'VE HAD PEOPLE ASK METHAT.
  • 00:31:23.894 --> 00:31:24.928
  • THAT.I CAN RECALL SITTING ON AN
  • 00:31:24.928 --> 00:31:27.464
  • I CAN RECALL SITTING ON ANAIRPLANE NEXT TO A
  • 00:31:27.464 --> 00:31:28.532
  • AIRPLANE NEXT TO AGENTLEMAN, AND IT JUST SO
  • 00:31:28.532 --> 00:31:29.499
  • GENTLEMAN, AND IT JUST SOHAPPENED I WAS STUDYING
  • 00:31:29.499 --> 00:31:30.934
  • HAPPENED I WAS STUDYINGFOR A SERMON, AND I WAS
  • 00:31:30.934 --> 00:31:32.436
  • FOR A SERMON, AND I WASSTUDYING FOR A SERMON
  • 00:31:32.436 --> 00:31:33.537
  • STUDYING FOR A SERMONBASED ON JOHN 3:16.
  • 00:31:33.537 --> 00:31:34.271
  • BASED ON JOHN 3:16.HE SAID, "WHAT ARE YOU
  • 00:31:34.271 --> 00:31:35.405
  • HE SAID, "WHAT ARE YOUREADING?"
  • 00:31:35.405 --> 00:31:36.373
  • READING?"AND I SAID, "FOR GOD SO
  • 00:31:36.373 --> 00:31:36.940
  • AND I SAID, "FOR GOD SOLOVED THE WORLD THAT HE
  • 00:31:36.940 --> 00:31:38.742
  • LOVED THE WORLD THAT HEGAVE HIS ONE AND ONLY SON,
  • 00:31:38.742 --> 00:31:39.910
  • GAVE HIS ONE AND ONLY SON,SO THAT WHOEVER BELIEVES
  • 00:31:39.910 --> 00:31:41.578
  • SO THAT WHOEVER BELIEVESIN HIM WILL NOT PERISH BUT
  • 00:31:41.578 --> 00:31:43.447
  • IN HIM WILL NOT PERISH BUTHAVE EVERLASTING LIFE."
  • 00:31:43.447 --> 00:31:44.614
  • HAVE EVERLASTING LIFE."AND HE SAID THIS: HE SAID,
  • 00:31:44.614 --> 00:31:45.882
  • AND HE SAID THIS: HE SAID,"I DON'T NEED GOD TO GIVE
  • 00:31:45.882 --> 00:31:47.551
  • "I DON'T NEED GOD TO GIVEANYBODY FOR ME.
  • 00:31:47.551 --> 00:31:48.218
  • ANYBODY FOR ME.I DON'T NEED GOD TO GIVE
  • 00:31:48.218 --> 00:31:50.187
  • I DON'T NEED GOD TO GIVEANYBODY FOR ME."
  • 00:31:50.187 --> 00:31:50.921
  • ANYBODY FOR ME."AND I SAID, "YOU DON'T?"
  • 00:31:50.921 --> 00:31:51.822
  • AND I SAID, "YOU DON'T?"HE SAID, "I'M A GOOD MAN.
  • 00:31:51.822 --> 00:31:55.425
  • HE SAID, "I'M A GOOD MAN.I PAID MY TAXES," YOU KNOW,
  • 00:31:55.425 --> 00:31:56.393
  • I PAID MY TAXES," YOU KNOW,"I'VE LOVED MY WIFE;
  • 00:31:56.393 --> 00:31:57.561
  • "I'VE LOVED MY WIFE;I'VE HAD A RESPECTABLE
  • 00:31:57.561 --> 00:31:59.796
  • I'VE HAD A RESPECTABLECAREER."
  • 00:31:59.796 --> 00:32:02.132
  • CAREER."AND I SAID,
  • 00:32:02.132 --> 00:32:05.369
  • AND I SAID,"WELL, YOU KNOW THERE'S
  • 00:32:05.369 --> 00:32:05.969
  • "WELL, YOU KNOW THERE'STEN COMMANDMENTS IN THE
  • 00:32:05.969 --> 00:32:06.703
  • TEN COMMANDMENTS IN THEBIBLE, RIGHT?"
  • 00:32:06.703 --> 00:32:07.237
  • BIBLE, RIGHT?"I SAID, "HOW HAVE YOU DONE
  • 00:32:07.237 --> 00:32:08.538
  • I SAID, "HOW HAVE YOU DONEWITH THOSE?"
  • 00:32:08.538 --> 00:32:09.072
  • WITH THOSE?"I SAID, "YOU EVER STOLEN
  • 00:32:09.072 --> 00:32:10.073
  • I SAID, "YOU EVER STOLENANYTHING, MAYBE A PAPER
  • 00:32:10.073 --> 00:32:12.242
  • ANYTHING, MAYBE A PAPERCLIP OR A PARKING PLACE?"
  • 00:32:12.242 --> 00:32:12.843
  • CLIP OR A PARKING PLACE?"HE SAID, "WELL, NO, NO,
  • 00:32:12.843 --> 00:32:14.077
  • HE SAID, "WELL, NO, NO,IT'S JUST THE BIG THING."
  • 00:32:14.077 --> 00:32:14.911
  • IT'S JUST THE BIG THING.""NO," I SAID, "NO, IT SAYS,
  • 00:32:14.911 --> 00:32:16.813
  • "NO," I SAID, "NO, IT SAYS,'THOU SHALT NOT STEAL.'"
  • 00:32:16.813 --> 00:32:17.481
  • 'THOU SHALT NOT STEAL.'"I SAID, "THERE'S ANOTHER
  • 00:32:17.481 --> 00:32:19.149
  • I SAID, "THERE'S ANOTHERONE THAT SAYS,
  • 00:32:19.149 --> 00:32:19.983
  • ONE THAT SAYS,'YOU SHALL NOT TAKE THE
  • 00:32:19.983 --> 00:32:21.318
  • 'YOU SHALL NOT TAKE THELORD'S NAME IN VAIN.'"
  • 00:32:21.318 --> 00:32:22.486
  • LORD'S NAME IN VAIN.'"**HE SAID, "WELL, HAVE YOU
  • 00:32:22.486 --> 00:32:23.353
  • **HE SAID, "WELL, HAVE YOUEVER DONE THAT?
  • 00:32:23.353 --> 00:32:24.588
  • EVER DONE THAT?HAVE YOU EVER, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:32:24.588 --> 00:32:25.722
  • HAVE YOU EVER, YOU KNOW,SWORN IN THE NAME OF GOD--
  • 00:32:25.722 --> 00:32:27.858
  • SWORN IN THE NAME OF GOD--TRIED TO TAKE THE
  • 00:32:27.858 --> 00:32:28.892
  • TRIED TO TAKE THEAUTHORITY--" HE SAID,
  • 00:32:28.892 --> 00:32:29.493
  • AUTHORITY--" HE SAID,"WELL, YEAH, BUT EVERYBODY
  • 00:32:29.493 --> 00:32:30.127
  • "WELL, YEAH, BUT EVERYBODYDOES THAT."
  • 00:32:30.127 --> 00:32:30.627
  • DOES THAT."AND I SAID,
  • 00:32:30.627 --> 00:32:32.195
  • AND I SAID,"WELL, HOLD ON JUST A
  • 00:32:32.195 --> 00:32:32.896
  • "WELL, HOLD ON JUST ASECOND," YOU KNOW.
  • 00:32:32.896 --> 00:32:33.463
  • SECOND," YOU KNOW.[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:32:33.463 --> 00:32:34.464
  • [LAUGHTER]WE CAN'T NEGOTIATE THAT.
  • 00:32:34.464 --> 00:32:36.299
  • WE CAN'T NEGOTIATE THAT.THE TRUTH OF THE MATTER IS
  • 00:32:36.299 --> 00:32:37.667
  • THE TRUTH OF THE MATTER ISWE'VE ALL FALLEN SHORT.
  • 00:32:37.667 --> 00:32:39.770
  • WE'VE ALL FALLEN SHORT.WE'VE ALL FALLEN SHORT.
  • 00:32:39.770 --> 00:32:40.871
  • WE'VE ALL FALLEN SHORT.AND DOWN DEEP, WE KNOW IT.
  • 00:32:40.871 --> 00:32:42.205
  • AND DOWN DEEP, WE KNOW IT.DOWN DEEP, WE DO.
  • 00:32:42.205 --> 00:32:44.541
  • DOWN DEEP, WE DO.SO CHRIST OFFERED TO TAKE
  • 00:32:44.541 --> 00:32:47.411
  • SO CHRIST OFFERED TO TAKEMY-- MAX'S SINFUL LIFE IN
  • 00:32:47.411 --> 00:32:49.513
  • MY-- MAX'S SINFUL LIFE INTHE MILLION AND ONE
  • 00:32:49.513 --> 00:32:50.514
  • THE MILLION AND ONETIMES, THE MILLION AND ONE
  • 00:32:50.514 --> 00:32:51.448
  • TIMES, THE MILLION AND ONETIMES THAT I'VE FALLEN
  • 00:32:51.448 --> 00:32:54.251
  • TIMES THAT I'VE FALLENSHORT, AND HE TOOK HIS
  • 00:32:54.251 --> 00:32:55.252
  • SHORT, AND HE TOOK HISSINS IN HIS BODY AND DIED
  • 00:32:55.252 --> 00:32:58.155
  • SINS IN HIS BODY AND DIEDFOR ME ON THE CROSS.
  • 00:32:58.155 --> 00:32:58.755
  • FOR ME ON THE CROSS.THE PROMISE THAT I
  • 00:32:58.755 --> 00:32:59.756
  • THE PROMISE THAT ITREASURE SO MUCH IS
  • 00:32:59.756 --> 00:33:02.225
  • TREASURE SO MUCH IS2 CORINTHIANS 5, VERSE 21,
  • 00:33:02.225 --> 00:33:03.360
  • 2 CORINTHIANS 5, VERSE 21,"THAT GOD MADE HIM WHO
  • 00:33:03.360 --> 00:33:05.595
  • "THAT GOD MADE HIM WHOKNEW NO SIN, KNEW NO SIN,
  • 00:33:05.595 --> 00:33:07.697
  • KNEW NO SIN, KNEW NO SIN,TO BE SIN FOR US, SO THAT
  • 00:33:07.697 --> 00:33:08.765
  • TO BE SIN FOR US, SO THATIN HIM WE COULD BECOME THE
  • 00:33:08.765 --> 00:33:12.235
  • IN HIM WE COULD BECOME THERIGHTEOUSNESS OF GOD."
  • 00:33:12.235 --> 00:33:13.870
  • RIGHTEOUSNESS OF GOD."SO WHEN CHRIST DIED ON THE
  • 00:33:13.870 --> 00:33:14.771
  • SO WHEN CHRIST DIED ON THECROSS, HE CRIED OUT,
  • 00:33:14.771 --> 00:33:15.539
  • CROSS, HE CRIED OUT,"MY GOD, MY GOD, WHY HAVE
  • 00:33:15.539 --> 00:33:16.406
  • "MY GOD, MY GOD, WHY HAVEYOU FORSAKEN ME?"
  • 00:33:16.406 --> 00:33:17.741
  • YOU FORSAKEN ME?"AND THE REASON HE DID IS
  • 00:33:17.741 --> 00:33:19.076
  • AND THE REASON HE DID ISSO THAT I WOULD NEVER
  • 00:33:19.076 --> 00:33:20.744
  • SO THAT I WOULD NEVERHAVE TO.
  • 00:33:20.744 --> 00:33:21.645
  • HAVE TO.HE FELT A SENSE OF
  • 00:33:21.645 --> 00:33:22.546
  • HE FELT A SENSE OFABANDONMENT FROM GOD
  • 00:33:22.546 --> 00:33:23.780
  • ABANDONMENT FROM GODBECAUSE SIN HAD TO
  • 00:33:23.780 --> 00:33:25.215
  • BECAUSE SIN HAD TOBE PUNISHED.
  • 00:33:25.215 --> 00:33:26.683
  • BE PUNISHED.AND SO ALL THE SIN OF ALL
  • 00:33:26.683 --> 00:33:27.417
  • AND SO ALL THE SIN OF ALLTHE WORLD WAS PLACED ON
  • 00:33:27.417 --> 00:33:28.452
  • THE WORLD WAS PLACED ONCHRIST, AND CHRIST
  • 00:33:28.452 --> 00:33:30.087
  • CHRIST, AND CHRISTPUNISHED IT THERE.
  • 00:33:30.087 --> 00:33:32.122
  • PUNISHED IT THERE.AND SO THE REASON I KNOW
  • 00:33:32.122 --> 00:33:33.457
  • AND SO THE REASON I KNOWI'M GOIN' TO HEAVEN IS
  • 00:33:33.457 --> 00:33:34.691
  • I'M GOIN' TO HEAVEN ISBECAUSE OF THE SUFFICIENCY
  • 00:33:34.691 --> 00:33:35.959
  • BECAUSE OF THE SUFFICIENCYOF CHRIST BECAUSE HE
  • 00:33:35.959 --> 00:33:36.893
  • OF CHRIST BECAUSE HEFINISHED THE WORK.
  • 00:33:36.893 --> 00:33:38.495
  • FINISHED THE WORK.IT'S NOT ANYTHING TO DO
  • 00:33:38.495 --> 00:33:39.529
  • IT'S NOT ANYTHING TO DOWITH ME OR YOU.
  • 00:33:39.529 --> 00:33:41.731
  • WITH ME OR YOU.IT'S ALL EVERYTHING TO DO
  • 00:33:41.731 --> 00:33:43.100
  • IT'S ALL EVERYTHING TO DOWITH HIM.
  • 00:33:43.100 --> 00:33:44.034
  • WITH HIM.SO I URGE PEOPLE RECEIVE
  • 00:33:44.034 --> 00:33:45.769
  • SO I URGE PEOPLE RECEIVETHAT GRACE, RECEIVE THAT
  • 00:33:45.769 --> 00:33:46.670
  • THAT GRACE, RECEIVE THATGRACE.
  • 00:33:46.670 --> 00:33:47.471
  • GRACE.NOW, WHEN SOMEBODY APPEARS
  • 00:33:47.471 --> 00:33:48.438
  • NOW, WHEN SOMEBODY APPEARSBEFORE THE JUDGMENT SEAT
  • 00:33:48.438 --> 00:33:50.407
  • BEFORE THE JUDGMENT SEATOF CHRIST,
  • 00:33:50.407 --> 00:33:51.274
  • OF CHRIST,IF THEY'VE REJECTED CHRIST,
  • 00:33:51.274 --> 00:33:52.209
  • IF THEY'VE REJECTED CHRIST,THEN GOD SAYS,
  • 00:33:52.209 --> 00:33:53.110
  • THEN GOD SAYS,"I HONOR YOUR CHOICE.
  • 00:33:53.110 --> 00:33:55.078
  • "I HONOR YOUR CHOICE.I HONOR YOUR CHOICE."
  • 00:33:55.078 --> 00:33:57.447
  • I HONOR YOUR CHOICE."AND THAT'D BE THE-- THAT'D BE
  • 00:33:57.447 --> 00:34:04.654
  • AND THAT'D BE THE-- THAT'D BEA CHOICE.
  • 00:34:04.654 --> 00:34:05.589
  • A CHOICE.YEAH, SO I BEG PEOPLE,
  • 00:34:05.589 --> 00:34:06.323
  • YEAH, SO I BEG PEOPLE,I BEG PEOPLE--
  • 00:34:06.323 --> 00:34:07.757
  • I BEG PEOPLE--I SAY, "JUST SAY,
  • 00:34:07.757 --> 00:34:08.859
  • I SAY, "JUST SAY,'YES,' TO CHRIST.
  • 00:34:08.859 --> 00:34:10.460
  • 'YES,' TO CHRIST.JUST SAY, 'YES,' TO HIM."
  • 00:34:10.460 --> 00:34:11.128
  • JUST SAY, 'YES,' TO HIM."I REALLY THINK WE'RE IN
  • 00:34:11.128 --> 00:34:12.629
  • I REALLY THINK WE'RE INTHE LAST DAYS.
  • 00:34:12.629 --> 00:34:14.030
  • THE LAST DAYS.I DON'T KNOW FOR SURE.
  • 00:34:14.030 --> 00:34:15.532
  • I DON'T KNOW FOR SURE.YOU KNOW, NOBODY-- WHOEVER
  • 00:34:15.532 --> 00:34:16.399
  • YOU KNOW, NOBODY-- WHOEVERSAYS THEY KNOW FOR SURE--
  • 00:34:16.399 --> 00:34:17.968
  • SAYS THEY KNOW FOR SURE--THEY DON'T KNOW, BUT, BOY,
  • 00:34:17.968 --> 00:34:20.470
  • THEY DON'T KNOW, BUT, BOY,SO MUCH IS HAPPENING SO
  • 00:34:20.470 --> 00:34:21.538
  • SO MUCH IS HAPPENING SOFAST THAT THIS COULD BE
  • 00:34:21.538 --> 00:34:22.706
  • FAST THAT THIS COULD BETHE FINAL APPEAL,
  • 00:34:22.706 --> 00:34:23.273
  • THE FINAL APPEAL,THE FINAL APPEAL BEFORE
  • 00:34:23.273 --> 00:34:25.008
  • THE FINAL APPEAL BEFORETHE RETURN.
  • 00:34:25.008 --> 00:34:25.575
  • THE RETURN.- MATT: JUST LEAD PEOPLE
  • 00:34:25.575 --> 00:34:27.077
  • - MATT: JUST LEAD PEOPLETO JESUS.
  • 00:34:27.077 --> 00:34:27.644
  • TO JESUS.THEY'RE THERE, RIGHT THERE
  • 00:34:27.644 --> 00:34:32.082
  • THEY'RE THERE, RIGHT THERETHROUGH YOUR CAMERA.
  • 00:34:32.082 --> 00:34:33.450
  • THROUGH YOUR CAMERA.- MAX: THAT VERSE, JOHN 3:16,
  • 00:34:33.450 --> 00:34:36.119
  • - MAX: THAT VERSE, JOHN 3:16,WOULD YOU MAKE IT PERSONAL?
  • 00:34:36.119 --> 00:34:37.320
  • WOULD YOU MAKE IT PERSONAL?WOULD YOU SAY-- IT SAYS
  • 00:34:37.320 --> 00:34:38.788
  • WOULD YOU SAY-- IT SAYSLIKE THIS: "FOR GOD SO
  • 00:34:38.788 --> 00:34:39.789
  • LIKE THIS: "FOR GOD SOLOVED THE WORLD," BUT
  • 00:34:39.789 --> 00:34:40.757
  • LOVED THE WORLD," BUTCOULD YOU GO SO FAR AS TO SAY,
  • 00:34:40.757 --> 00:34:42.559
  • COULD YOU GO SO FAR AS TO SAY,"FOR GOD SO LOVED ME"?
  • 00:34:42.559 --> 00:34:43.727
  • "FOR GOD SO LOVED ME"?- MATT: WOW.
  • 00:34:43.727 --> 00:34:44.794
  • - MATT: WOW.- MAX: "GOD SO LOVED ME
  • 00:34:44.794 --> 00:34:45.795
  • - MAX: "GOD SO LOVED METHAT HE GAVE HIS ONE AND
  • 00:34:45.795 --> 00:34:48.031
  • THAT HE GAVE HIS ONE ANDONLY SON SO THAT, WHEN I
  • 00:34:48.031 --> 00:34:49.699
  • ONLY SON SO THAT, WHEN IBELIEVE IN HIM, I CAN BE
  • 00:34:49.699 --> 00:34:51.301
  • BELIEVE IN HIM, I CAN BESURE THAT I WILL NOT BE
  • 00:34:51.301 --> 00:34:53.370
  • SURE THAT I WILL NOT BESEPARATED FROM GOD FOR
  • 00:34:53.370 --> 00:34:55.272
  • SEPARATED FROM GOD FORETERNITY BUT THAT I WILL
  • 00:34:55.272 --> 00:34:57.474
  • ETERNITY BUT THAT I WILLRECEIVE ETERNAL LIFE."
  • 00:34:57.474 --> 00:34:58.642
  • RECEIVE ETERNAL LIFE."JUST SAY, "THANK YOU,
  • 00:34:58.642 --> 00:34:59.943
  • JUST SAY, "THANK YOU,LORD, THANK YOU.
  • 00:34:59.943 --> 00:35:00.777
  • LORD, THANK YOU.LORD, I THANK YOU.
  • 00:35:00.777 --> 00:35:02.012
  • LORD, I THANK YOU.I MAKE YOU MY LORD.
  • 00:35:02.012 --> 00:35:02.546
  • I MAKE YOU MY LORD.I MAKE YOU MY SAVIOR.
  • 00:35:02.546 --> 00:35:03.380
  • I MAKE YOU MY SAVIOR.I BELIEVE.
  • 00:35:03.380 --> 00:35:04.614
  • I BELIEVE.I CONFESS THAT I'M A
  • 00:35:04.614 --> 00:35:06.049
  • I CONFESS THAT I'M ASINNER.
  • 00:35:06.049 --> 00:35:07.083
  • SINNER.I CONFESS THAT I'VE FALLEN
  • 00:35:07.083 --> 00:35:07.918
  • I CONFESS THAT I'VE FALLENSHORT, BUT I ALSO CONFESS
  • 00:35:07.918 --> 00:35:09.252
  • SHORT, BUT I ALSO CONFESSTHAT, WHEN YOU DIED ON THE
  • 00:35:09.252 --> 00:35:10.554
  • THAT, WHEN YOU DIED ON THECROSS, YOU DIED FOR MY
  • 00:35:10.554 --> 00:35:12.155
  • CROSS, YOU DIED FOR MYSINS, AND I RECEIVE IT.
  • 00:35:12.155 --> 00:35:12.956
  • SINS, AND I RECEIVE IT.I RECEIVE IT.
  • 00:35:12.956 --> 00:35:15.058
  • I RECEIVE IT.YOU TOOK MY PLACE.
  • 00:35:15.058 --> 00:35:16.993
  • YOU TOOK MY PLACE.YOU TOOK MY PLACE.
  • 00:35:16.993 --> 00:35:18.695
  • YOU TOOK MY PLACE.YOU TOOK MY SIN SO I COULD
  • 00:35:18.695 --> 00:35:19.529
  • YOU TOOK MY SIN SO I COULDRECEIVE YOUR
  • 00:35:19.529 --> 00:35:22.199
  • RECEIVE YOURRIGHTEOUSNESS, AND I SAY
  • 00:35:22.199 --> 00:35:22.866
  • RIGHTEOUSNESS, AND I SAYTHANK YOU, LORD, AND I
  • 00:35:22.866 --> 00:35:24.301
  • THANK YOU, LORD, AND IRECEIVE THAT GIFT TODAY,
  • 00:35:24.301 --> 00:35:25.368
  • RECEIVE THAT GIFT TODAY,AND I BLESS YOU.
  • 00:35:25.368 --> 00:35:27.337
  • AND I BLESS YOU.I BLESS YOU."
  • 00:35:27.337 --> 00:35:27.938
  • I BLESS YOU."IF YOU SAID,
  • 00:35:27.938 --> 00:35:29.139
  • IF YOU SAID,"YES AND AMEN" TO
  • 00:35:29.139 --> 00:35:30.240
  • "YES AND AMEN" TOTHAT PRAYER, I WELCOME YA
  • 00:35:30.240 --> 00:35:32.008
  • THAT PRAYER, I WELCOME YATO THE FAMILY OF GOD.
  • 00:35:32.008 --> 00:35:33.176
  • TO THE FAMILY OF GOD.I URGE YOU TO FIND A BIBLE
  • 00:35:33.176 --> 00:35:34.344
  • I URGE YOU TO FIND A BIBLEAND READ IT.
  • 00:35:34.344 --> 00:35:37.113
  • AND READ IT.FIND A CHURCH WHERE YOU
  • 00:35:37.113 --> 00:35:38.181
  • FIND A CHURCH WHERE YOUCAN GROW IN YOUR FAITH AND
  • 00:35:38.181 --> 00:35:40.217
  • CAN GROW IN YOUR FAITH ANDBE BAPTIZED AND RECEIVE
  • 00:35:40.217 --> 00:35:41.918
  • BE BAPTIZED AND RECEIVEINCREASING POWER DAY BY
  • 00:35:41.918 --> 00:35:44.254
  • INCREASING POWER DAY BYDAY AS YOU LEARN TO WALK
  • 00:35:44.254 --> 00:35:45.488
  • DAY AS YOU LEARN TO WALKIN THE POWER OF THE HOLY
  • 00:35:45.488 --> 00:35:45.989
  • IN THE POWER OF THE HOLYSPIRIT AND THE BEAUTY OF
  • 00:35:45.989 --> 00:35:47.857
  • SPIRIT AND THE BEAUTY OFHIS SCRIPTURE.
  • 00:35:47.857 --> 00:35:49.192
  • HIS SCRIPTURE.AND THANK YOU, THANK YOU,
  • 00:35:49.192 --> 00:35:50.694
  • AND THANK YOU, THANK YOU,GOD, FOR THE GOODNESS THAT
  • 00:35:50.694 --> 00:35:52.128
  • GOD, FOR THE GOODNESS THATYOU'VE GIVEN TO ALL OF US.
  • 00:35:52.128 --> 00:35:54.798
  • YOU'VE GIVEN TO ALL OF US.- MATT: I CAN IMAGINE
  • 00:35:54.798 --> 00:35:56.533
  • - MATT: I CAN IMAGINESOMEBODY AND THEIR PULSE
  • 00:35:56.533 --> 00:36:00.437
  • SOMEBODY AND THEIR PULSERATE JUST GOING DOWN,
  • 00:36:00.437 --> 00:36:01.471
  • RATE JUST GOING DOWN,THAT THEIR ANXIETY
  • 00:36:01.471 --> 00:36:02.772
  • THAT THEIR ANXIETYLEVELS START DROPPING--
  • 00:36:02.772 --> 00:36:08.278
  • LEVELS START DROPPING--THAT NEEDED THAT PIECE OF
  • 00:36:08.278 --> 00:36:09.145
  • THAT NEEDED THAT PIECE OFBUSINESS BEING DONE, YOU
  • 00:36:09.145 --> 00:36:09.646
  • BUSINESS BEING DONE, YOUKNOW?
  • 00:36:09.646 --> 00:36:10.447
  • KNOW?I MEAN, WE NEEDED TO DO
  • 00:36:10.447 --> 00:36:14.150
  • I MEAN, WE NEEDED TO DOTHAT AND EXPLAIN SO THAT
  • 00:36:14.150 --> 00:36:16.519
  • THAT AND EXPLAIN SO THATTHEY CAN MOVE ON TO THE
  • 00:36:16.519 --> 00:36:19.522
  • THEY CAN MOVE ON TO THEPROMISES OF GOD BECAUSE
  • 00:36:19.522 --> 00:36:20.857
  • PROMISES OF GOD BECAUSETHIS IS WHAT TO BUILD A
  • 00:36:20.857 --> 00:36:21.825
  • THIS IS WHAT TO BUILD ALIFE ON, BUT YOU CAN'T
  • 00:36:21.825 --> 00:36:23.560
  • LIFE ON, BUT YOU CAN'TBUILD A LIFE UPON THE
  • 00:36:23.560 --> 00:36:25.228
  • BUILD A LIFE UPON THEPROMISES OF GOD AND NOT
  • 00:36:25.228 --> 00:36:25.895
  • PROMISES OF GOD AND NOTKNOW WHO HE IS--
  • 00:36:25.895 --> 00:36:26.963
  • KNOW WHO HE IS--- MAX: ABSOLUTELY.
  • 00:36:26.963 --> 00:36:28.465
  • - MAX: ABSOLUTELY.- MATT: -- AND NOT KNOW
  • 00:36:28.465 --> 00:36:29.266
  • - MATT: -- AND NOT KNOWTHAT ASSURANCE THAT GOD IS
  • 00:36:29.266 --> 00:36:30.400
  • THAT ASSURANCE THAT GOD ISGOOD.
  • 00:36:30.400 --> 00:36:31.034
  • GOOD.HE'S FOR US.
  • 00:36:31.034 --> 00:36:31.434
  • HE'S FOR US.HE'S WITH US.
  • 00:36:31.434 --> 00:36:33.136
  • HE'S WITH US.HE LOVES ME.
  • 00:36:33.136 --> 00:36:34.337
  • HE LOVES ME.HE'S WITH ME.
  • 00:36:34.337 --> 00:36:36.239
  • HE'S WITH ME.THERE IS NO CONDEMNATION.
  • 00:36:36.239 --> 00:36:37.340
  • THERE IS NO CONDEMNATION.ALL OF THE PROMISES.
  • 00:36:37.340 --> 00:36:39.909
  • ALL OF THE PROMISES.WE'RE IN UNPRECEDENTED
  • 00:36:39.909 --> 00:36:45.415
  • WE'RE IN UNPRECEDENTEDTIMES AND IN A WHOLE BUNCH
  • 00:36:45.415 --> 00:36:46.683
  • TIMES AND IN A WHOLE BUNCHOF DIFFERENT WAYS, AND,
  • 00:36:46.683 --> 00:36:50.654
  • OF DIFFERENT WAYS, AND,YOU KNOW, I SAW A LITTLE
  • 00:36:50.654 --> 00:36:52.989
  • YOU KNOW, I SAW A LITTLECOMIC THING ONLINE OF A--
  • 00:36:52.989 --> 00:36:56.159
  • COMIC THING ONLINE OF A--IF 2020 WAS A SWING SET
  • 00:36:56.159 --> 00:36:58.928
  • IF 2020 WAS A SWING SETAND THERE WAS A SWING SET
  • 00:36:58.928 --> 00:37:00.630
  • AND THERE WAS A SWING SETWITH A BRICK WALL BUILT
  • 00:37:00.630 --> 00:37:01.197
  • WITH A BRICK WALL BUILTRIGHT NEXT TO IT, YOU
  • 00:37:01.197 --> 00:37:01.931
  • RIGHT NEXT TO IT, YOUKNOW?
  • 00:37:01.931 --> 00:37:02.332
  • KNOW?[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:37:02.332 --> 00:37:02.832
  • [LAUGHTER]- LAURIE: RIGHT BEHIND
  • 00:37:02.832 --> 00:37:03.400
  • - LAURIE: RIGHT BEHINDIT.
  • 00:37:03.400 --> 00:37:04.401
  • IT.- MATT: AND SO, YEAH,
  • 00:37:04.401 --> 00:37:06.202
  • - MATT: AND SO, YEAH,RIGHT BEHIND IT.
  • 00:37:06.202 --> 00:37:07.003
  • RIGHT BEHIND IT.AND SO THE IDEA THAT MOST
  • 00:37:07.003 --> 00:37:09.339
  • AND SO THE IDEA THAT MOSTPEOPLE ARE USING 2020 AS
  • 00:37:09.339 --> 00:37:11.574
  • PEOPLE ARE USING 2020 ASTHIS EXAMPLE OF, JUST, A
  • 00:37:11.574 --> 00:37:13.977
  • THIS EXAMPLE OF, JUST, ANIGHTMARE, IT'S LITERALLY
  • 00:37:13.977 --> 00:37:16.613
  • NIGHTMARE, IT'S LITERALLYA NIGHTMARE, BUT INSIDE OF
  • 00:37:16.613 --> 00:37:18.648
  • A NIGHTMARE, BUT INSIDE OFTHAT NIGHTMARE, WHICH ARE
  • 00:37:18.648 --> 00:37:20.884
  • THAT NIGHTMARE, WHICH AREUSUALLY DARK AND
  • 00:37:20.884 --> 00:37:22.152
  • USUALLY DARK ANDFOREBODING, THERE IS THIS
  • 00:37:22.152 --> 00:37:24.487
  • FOREBODING, THERE IS THISUNBELIEVABLE LIGHT OF
  • 00:37:24.487 --> 00:37:27.324
  • UNBELIEVABLE LIGHT OFHOPE, AND SOME PEOPLE JUST
  • 00:37:27.324 --> 00:37:29.459
  • HOPE, AND SOME PEOPLE JUSTDON'T KNOW HOW TO BUILD
  • 00:37:29.459 --> 00:37:30.360
  • DON'T KNOW HOW TO BUILDTHEIR LIVES ON IT.
  • 00:37:30.360 --> 00:37:33.096
  • THEIR LIVES ON IT.YOU'VE DONE THE WORK.
  • 00:37:33.096 --> 00:37:34.964
  • YOU'VE DONE THE WORK.YOU'VE PUT IT ALL TOGETHER
  • 00:37:34.964 --> 00:37:36.366
  • YOU'VE PUT IT ALL TOGETHERIN YOUR BOOK
  • 00:37:36.366 --> 00:37:38.468
  • IN YOUR BOOK"UNSHAKABLE HOPE," WHICH IS
  • 00:37:38.468 --> 00:37:39.436
  • "UNSHAKABLE HOPE," WHICH ISALSO A STUDY GUIDE, A
  • 00:37:39.436 --> 00:37:41.471
  • AND WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES
  • 00:37:44.207 --> 00:37:48.078
  • AND WHAT DIFFERENCE DOESTHIS MAKE IN SOMEBODY'S
  • 00:37:48.078 --> 00:37:49.579
  • THIS MAKE IN SOMEBODY'SLIFE?
  • 00:37:49.579 --> 00:37:50.146
  • LIFE?IN OTHER WORDS, IF THEY'RE
  • 00:37:50.146 --> 00:37:53.350
  • IN OTHER WORDS, IF THEY'RENEEDING TO UNDERSTAND,
  • 00:37:53.350 --> 00:37:55.652
  • NEEDING TO UNDERSTAND,WHAT DID YOU-- WHEN YOU
  • 00:37:55.652 --> 00:37:57.721
  • WHAT DID YOU-- WHEN YOUINITIALLY WROTE THIS, WHAT
  • 00:37:57.721 --> 00:37:58.521
  • INITIALLY WROTE THIS, WHATDID YOU WANT PEOPLE TO GET
  • 00:37:58.521 --> 00:38:01.624
  • DID YOU WANT PEOPLE TO GETOUT OF READING THE BOOK,
  • 00:38:01.624 --> 00:38:02.892
  • OUT OF READING THE BOOK,DOING THE STUDY GUIDE?
  • 00:38:02.892 --> 00:38:06.329
  • - MAX: I THINK THE BEST
  • 00:38:09.966 --> 00:38:11.768
  • - MAX: I THINK THE BESTWAY TO ANSWER THAT
  • 00:38:11.768 --> 00:38:13.169
  • WAY TO ANSWER THATQUESTION IS WITH THE WORD
  • 00:38:13.169 --> 00:38:13.903
  • QUESTION IS WITH THE WORD"POWER."
  • 00:38:13.903 --> 00:38:15.438
  • "POWER."POWER.
  • 00:38:15.438 --> 00:38:17.307
  • POWER.I THINK GOD'S WORD CAN
  • 00:38:17.307 --> 00:38:19.409
  • I THINK GOD'S WORD CANCREATE POWERFUL PEOPLE.
  • 00:38:19.409 --> 00:38:20.510
  • CREATE POWERFUL PEOPLE.I DON'T MEAN BRUTE FORCE,
  • 00:38:20.510 --> 00:38:22.679
  • I DON'T MEAN BRUTE FORCE,CEO, TOP DOWN,
  • 00:38:22.679 --> 00:38:24.981
  • CEO, TOP DOWN,"I'M CALLING THE SHOTS,"
  • 00:38:24.981 --> 00:38:25.982
  • "I'M CALLING THE SHOTS,"BUT I MEAN A PERSON WHO'S GOT
  • 00:38:25.982 --> 00:38:26.750
  • BUT I MEAN A PERSON WHO'S GOTTHIS INWARD STRENGTH THAT,
  • 00:38:26.750 --> 00:38:28.551
  • THIS INWARD STRENGTH THAT,WHEN A STORM COMES AND
  • 00:38:28.551 --> 00:38:30.687
  • WHEN A STORM COMES ANDWHEN TOUGH TIMES COME,
  • 00:38:30.687 --> 00:38:32.122
  • WHEN TOUGH TIMES COME,THEY FEEL THE WIND, BUT
  • 00:38:32.122 --> 00:38:33.590
  • THEY FEEL THE WIND, BUTTHEY DON'T BLOW OVER,
  • 00:38:33.590 --> 00:38:35.225
  • THEY DON'T BLOW OVER,KIND OF LIKE THOSE TENT POLES I
  • 00:38:35.225 --> 00:38:37.927
  • KIND OF LIKE THOSE TENT POLES IWAS TELLIN' YA ABOUT.
  • 00:38:37.927 --> 00:38:38.995
  • WAS TELLIN' YA ABOUT.YOU KNOW, THE WINDS COME,
  • 00:38:38.995 --> 00:38:39.796
  • YOU KNOW, THE WINDS COME,BUT THEY'RE ABLE TO
  • 00:38:39.796 --> 00:38:40.864
  • BUT THEY'RE ABLE TOSTAND UP.
  • 00:38:40.864 --> 00:38:42.999
  • STAND UP.AND I BELIEVE THAT THE
  • 00:38:42.999 --> 00:38:44.067
  • AND I BELIEVE THAT THEPROMISES OF GOD CAN CREATE
  • 00:38:44.067 --> 00:38:46.770
  • PROMISES OF GOD CAN CREATETHOSE KIND OF STURDY
  • 00:38:46.770 --> 00:38:48.805
  • THOSE KIND OF STURDYPEOPLE, PEOPLE WHO FACE
  • 00:38:48.805 --> 00:38:51.241
  • PEOPLE, PEOPLE WHO FACECHALLENGES WITH HOPE AND
  • 00:38:51.241 --> 00:38:54.811
  • CHALLENGES WITH HOPE ANDSTRENGTH, NOT WITH PITHY
  • 00:38:54.811 --> 00:38:56.112
  • STRENGTH, NOT WITH PITHYANSWERS AND NOT WITH SOME
  • 00:38:56.112 --> 00:38:57.814
  • ANSWERS AND NOT WITH SOMESHALLOW NAIVETE THAT
  • 00:38:57.814 --> 00:38:59.883
  • SHALLOW NAIVETE THAT"OH, IT'S NOT AS BAD--"
  • 00:38:59.883 --> 00:39:01.718
  • "OH, IT'S NOT AS BAD--"THE LIFE WE LEAD THESE DAYS,
  • 00:39:01.718 --> 00:39:02.585
  • THE LIFE WE LEAD THESE DAYS,IT CAN BE TOUGH.
  • 00:39:02.585 --> 00:39:05.321
  • IT CAN BE TOUGH.WE ACKNOWLEDGE THAT.
  • 00:39:05.321 --> 00:39:05.889
  • WE ACKNOWLEDGE THAT.BUT WE'RE GONNA BELIEVE
  • 00:39:05.889 --> 00:39:06.689
  • BUT WE'RE GONNA BELIEVETHAT "GOD IS STRONGER,
  • 00:39:06.689 --> 00:39:08.792
  • THAT "GOD IS STRONGER,AND HE CAN MAKE ME TOUGHER."
  • 00:39:08.792 --> 00:39:09.759
  • AND HE CAN MAKE ME TOUGHER."SO I THINK THAT'S THE WAY
  • 00:39:09.759 --> 00:39:10.794
  • SO I THINK THAT'S THE WAYI WOULD ANSWER THAT.
  • 00:39:10.794 --> 00:39:12.095
  • I WOULD ANSWER THAT.- LAURIE: IT'S A PARABLE
  • 00:39:12.095 --> 00:39:14.264
  • - LAURIE: IT'S A PARABLEOF BUILDING YOUR HOUSE ON
  • 00:39:14.264 --> 00:39:15.432
  • OF BUILDING YOUR HOUSE ONTHE ROCK INSTEAD OF THE
  • 00:39:15.432 --> 00:39:17.333
  • THE ROCK INSTEAD OF THESAND.
  • 00:39:17.333 --> 00:39:18.868
  • SAND.YOU KNOW, YOU PUT YOUR
  • 00:39:18.868 --> 00:39:20.904
  • YOU KNOW, YOU PUT YOURFAITH IN THINGS THAT THE
  • 00:39:20.904 --> 00:39:23.173
  • FAITH IN THINGS THAT THEWORLD TRUSTS IN, IT'S ALL
  • 00:39:23.173 --> 00:39:24.474
  • WORLD TRUSTS IN, IT'S ALLGONNA BE TAKEN AWAY.
  • 00:39:24.474 --> 00:39:25.875
  • GONNA BE TAKEN AWAY.- MAX: YEAH, YEAH.
  • 00:39:25.875 --> 00:39:26.443
  • - MAX: YEAH, YEAH.- LAURIE: "SOME TRUST IN
  • 00:39:26.443 --> 00:39:27.410
  • - LAURIE: "SOME TRUST INCHARIOTS, SOME IN HORSES,
  • 00:39:27.410 --> 00:39:28.178
  • CHARIOTS, SOME IN HORSES,BUT WE WILL REMEMBER THE
  • 00:39:28.178 --> 00:39:29.078
  • BUT WE WILL REMEMBER THENAME OF THE--" REMEMBER
  • 00:39:29.078 --> 00:39:29.979
  • NAME OF THE--" REMEMBERTHAT SONG?
  • 00:39:29.979 --> 00:39:30.513
  • THAT SONG?"WE WILL REMEMBER THE NAME
  • 00:39:30.513 --> 00:39:32.749
  • "WE WILL REMEMBER THE NAMEOF THE LORD OUR GOD."
  • 00:39:32.749 --> 00:39:33.283
  • OF THE LORD OUR GOD."[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:39:33.283 --> 00:39:33.950
  • [LAUGHTER]- MAX: AMEN.
  • 00:39:33.950 --> 00:39:34.484
  • - MAX: AMEN.- LAURIE: IT'S BUILDING
  • 00:39:34.484 --> 00:39:35.718
  • - LAURIE: IT'S BUILDINGYOUR LIFE ON A FIRM, FIRM
  • 00:39:35.718 --> 00:39:37.720
  • YOUR LIFE ON A FIRM, FIRMFOUNDATION.
  • 00:39:37.720 --> 00:39:38.154
  • FOUNDATION.- MAX: YEAH.
  • 00:39:38.154 --> 00:39:38.888
  • - MAX: YEAH.- LAURIE: I LOVE YOU FOR
  • 00:39:38.888 --> 00:39:40.023
  • - LAURIE: I LOVE YOU FORDOIN' THIS.
  • 00:39:40.023 --> 00:39:40.890
  • DOIN' THIS.THIS IS AMAZING.
  • 00:39:40.890 --> 00:39:41.724
  • THIS IS AMAZING.- MAX: WELL, WE CAN'T
  • 00:39:41.724 --> 00:39:43.193
  • - MAX: WELL, WE CAN'TGUARANTEE THAT WE'RE NOT
  • 00:39:43.193 --> 00:39:44.694
  • GUARANTEE THAT WE'RE NOTGONNA CONTRACT THE VIRUS.
  • 00:39:44.694 --> 00:39:45.395
  • GONNA CONTRACT THE VIRUS.WE CAN'T GUARANTEE THAT
  • 00:39:45.395 --> 00:39:46.129
  • WE CAN'T GUARANTEE THATWE'RE NOT GONNA LOSE A
  • 00:39:46.129 --> 00:39:46.763
  • WE'RE NOT GONNA LOSE AJOB.
  • 00:39:46.763 --> 00:39:47.797
  • JOB.WE CAN'T GUARANTEE THAT
  • 00:39:47.797 --> 00:39:48.665
  • WE CAN'T GUARANTEE THATTHE VIOLENCE IS GONNA GO
  • 00:39:48.665 --> 00:39:49.599
  • THE VIOLENCE IS GONNA GOAWAY, BUT WE CAN STAND ON
  • 00:39:49.599 --> 00:39:50.633
  • AWAY, BUT WE CAN STAND ONTHE PROMISES OF GOD.
  • 00:39:50.633 --> 00:39:52.702
  • THE PROMISES OF GOD.WE CAN.
  • 00:39:52.702 --> 00:39:53.770
  • WE CAN.WE CAN BELIEVE THAT.
  • 00:39:53.770 --> 00:39:55.805
  • WE CAN BELIEVE THAT.NOW, I THINK THAT MAKES US
  • 00:39:55.805 --> 00:39:56.873
  • NOW, I THINK THAT MAKES USBETTER PEOPLE.
  • 00:39:56.873 --> 00:39:58.408
  • BETTER PEOPLE.I THINK FEAR-FILLED PEOPLE
  • 00:39:58.408 --> 00:40:01.244
  • I THINK FEAR-FILLED PEOPLEMAKE FOOLISH DECISIONS.
  • 00:40:01.244 --> 00:40:02.078
  • MAKE FOOLISH DECISIONS.YOU KNOW, WE MAKE--
  • 00:40:02.078 --> 00:40:03.079
  • YOU KNOW, WE MAKE--IT'S KIND OF LIKE WE'RE BACKED
  • 00:40:03.079 --> 00:40:04.714
  • IT'S KIND OF LIKE WE'RE BACKEDIN A CORNER, YOU KNOW, AND
  • 00:40:04.714 --> 00:40:06.883
  • IN A CORNER, YOU KNOW, ANDWE LASH OUT,
  • 00:40:06.883 --> 00:40:07.884
  • WE LASH OUT,AND WE DON'T MAKE OUR--
  • 00:40:07.884 --> 00:40:08.818
  • AND WE DON'T MAKE OUR--- LAURIE: BAD FRIENDS?
  • 00:40:08.818 --> 00:40:09.586
  • - LAURIE: BAD FRIENDS?- MAX: YEAH, WE MAKE BAD
  • 00:40:09.586 --> 00:40:11.454
  • - MAX: YEAH, WE MAKE BADFRIENDS, WE TURN TO THE
  • 00:40:11.454 --> 00:40:12.555
  • FRIENDS, WE TURN TO THEWRONG PLACE TO MEET OUR
  • 00:40:12.555 --> 00:40:13.456
  • WRONG PLACE TO MEET OURDEEPEST NEEDS, AND WE MAKE
  • 00:40:13.456 --> 00:40:14.824
  • DEEPEST NEEDS, AND WE MAKEDECISIONS THAT WE LIVE TO
  • 00:40:14.824 --> 00:40:16.025
  • DECISIONS THAT WE LIVE TOREGRET.
  • 00:40:16.025 --> 00:40:18.661
  • REGRET.THIS IS THE MOST ANXIOUS
  • 00:40:18.661 --> 00:40:20.029
  • THIS IS THE MOST ANXIOUSGENERATION IN THE HISTORY
  • 00:40:20.029 --> 00:40:21.397
  • GENERATION IN THE HISTORYOF THE WORLD.
  • 00:40:21.397 --> 00:40:22.398
  • OF THE WORLD.I MEAN, IT'S JUST
  • 00:40:22.398 --> 00:40:24.267
  • I MEAN, IT'S JUSTSKYROCKETING.
  • 00:40:24.267 --> 00:40:25.535
  • SKYROCKETING.WE'VE GONE OVER THE-- NOW
  • 00:40:25.535 --> 00:40:27.470
  • WE'VE GONE OVER THE-- NOWOFFICIALLY-- AND THIS WAS
  • 00:40:27.470 --> 00:40:29.506
  • OFFICIALLY-- AND THIS WASBEFORE 2020, BUT IN THE
  • 00:40:29.506 --> 00:40:32.675
  • BEFORE 2020, BUT IN THEEND OF 2019, FOR THE VERY
  • 00:40:32.675 --> 00:40:34.944
  • END OF 2019, FOR THE VERYFIRST TIME, 51% OF THE
  • 00:40:34.944 --> 00:40:36.513
  • FIRST TIME, 51% OF THEPEOPLE IN AMERICA SAID
  • 00:40:36.513 --> 00:40:39.415
  • PEOPLE IN AMERICA SAIDTHEY LEAD ANXIOUS LIVES.
  • 00:40:39.415 --> 00:40:41.851
  • THEY LEAD ANXIOUS LIVES.IN THE LAST DECADE, IT HAD
  • 00:40:41.851 --> 00:40:43.653
  • IN THE LAST DECADE, IT HADBEEN CREEPING UP, YOU
  • 00:40:43.653 --> 00:40:45.455
  • BEEN CREEPING UP, YOUKNOW, 44%, 45%, BUT IT
  • 00:40:45.455 --> 00:40:46.523
  • KNOW, 44%, 45%, BUT ITWENT OVER THE TOP, 51%.
  • 00:40:46.523 --> 00:40:49.893
  • WENT OVER THE TOP, 51%.THAT MEANS THAT MORE
  • 00:40:49.893 --> 00:40:51.094
  • THAT MEANS THAT MOREPEOPLE THAN NOT SAY, "MY
  • 00:40:51.094 --> 00:40:52.128
  • PEOPLE THAN NOT SAY, "MYLIFE IS MARKED BY
  • 00:40:52.128 --> 00:40:52.962
  • LIFE IS MARKED BYANXIETY," AND IT'S JUST
  • 00:40:52.962 --> 00:40:55.398
  • ANXIETY," AND IT'S JUSTTAKEN ITS TOLL ON US.
  • 00:40:55.398 --> 00:40:56.299
  • TAKEN ITS TOLL ON US.YOU KNOW, WE'RE NOT
  • 00:40:56.299 --> 00:40:57.367
  • YOU KNOW, WE'RE NOTSLEEPING, WE'RE NOT GONNA
  • 00:40:57.367 --> 00:40:58.468
  • SLEEPING, WE'RE NOT GONNAHAVE GOOD RELATIONSHIPS,
  • 00:40:58.468 --> 00:41:00.003
  • HAVE GOOD RELATIONSHIPS,WE CAN'T MAKE GOOD
  • 00:41:00.003 --> 00:41:01.738
  • WE CAN'T MAKE GOODDECISIONS, AND I BELIEVE
  • 00:41:01.738 --> 00:41:04.040
  • DECISIONS, AND I BELIEVEIT'S BECAUSE, FOR A
  • 00:41:04.040 --> 00:41:05.775
  • IT'S BECAUSE, FOR AGENERATION NOW, WE'VE BEEN
  • 00:41:05.775 --> 00:41:07.243
  • GENERATION NOW, WE'VE BEENTOLD THAT SECULARISM, OR
  • 00:41:07.243 --> 00:41:08.478
  • TOLD THAT SECULARISM, ORTHE ABSENCE OF GOD, IS
  • 00:41:08.478 --> 00:41:09.779
  • THE ABSENCE OF GOD, ISREALLY THE SOLUTION, AND
  • 00:41:09.779 --> 00:41:10.780
  • REALLY THE SOLUTION, ANDWE'RE PAYIN' THE PRICE FOR
  • 00:41:10.780 --> 00:41:11.614
  • WE'RE PAYIN' THE PRICE FORTHAT.
  • 00:41:11.614 --> 00:41:12.181
  • THAT.PAYIN' THE PRICE FOR THAT.
  • 00:41:12.181 --> 00:41:13.283
  • PAYIN' THE PRICE FOR THAT.I'M PRAYIN' WE'RE GONNA
  • 00:41:13.283 --> 00:41:14.417
  • I'M PRAYIN' WE'RE GONNASEE A REVIVAL NOW OF
  • 00:41:14.417 --> 00:41:16.452
  • SEE A REVIVAL NOW OFSPIRITUALITY, OF PEOPLE
  • 00:41:16.452 --> 00:41:17.153
  • SPIRITUALITY, OF PEOPLETURNING, SEARCHING FOR
  • 00:41:17.153 --> 00:41:18.588
  • TURNING, SEARCHING FORGOD.
  • 00:41:18.588 --> 00:41:19.188
  • GOD.I KNOW YOU SAID THAT
  • 00:41:19.188 --> 00:41:20.890
  • I KNOW YOU SAID THATPEOPLE ARE TUNING IN TO
  • 00:41:20.890 --> 00:41:21.624
  • PEOPLE ARE TUNING IN TOTBN IN RECORD NUMBERS.
  • 00:41:21.624 --> 00:41:24.060
  • TBN IN RECORD NUMBERS.I THINK IT'S A MARK THAT
  • 00:41:24.060 --> 00:41:25.995
  • I THINK IT'S A MARK THATPEOPLE ARE HUNGRY FOR
  • 00:41:25.995 --> 00:41:27.297
  • PEOPLE ARE HUNGRY FORSOMETHING MORE THAN WHAT
  • 00:41:27.297 --> 00:41:29.299
  • SOMETHING MORE THAN WHATTHEY PICK UP ON, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:41:29.299 --> 00:41:30.300
  • THEY PICK UP ON, YOU KNOW,DAYTIME SOAP OPERAS.
  • 00:41:30.300 --> 00:41:31.434
  • DAYTIME SOAP OPERAS.- LAURIE: RIGHT.
  • 00:41:31.434 --> 00:41:32.669
  • - LAURIE: RIGHT.- MATT: OKAY, WHAT IS
  • 00:41:32.669 --> 00:41:36.539
  • - MATT: OKAY, WHAT ISSOMETHING THAT YOU, MAX--
  • 00:41:36.539 --> 00:41:40.510
  • SOMETHING THAT YOU, MAX--WHEN YOU WROTE THIS BOOK,
  • 00:41:40.510 --> 00:41:42.712
  • WHEN YOU WROTE THIS BOOK,YOU WERE CERTAINLY
  • 00:41:42.712 --> 00:41:45.448
  • YOU WERE CERTAINLYTHINKING ABOUT YOUR OWN
  • 00:41:45.448 --> 00:41:46.849
  • THINKING ABOUT YOUR OWNLIFE EXPERIENCES.
  • 00:41:46.849 --> 00:41:48.985
  • LIFE EXPERIENCES.SO WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT
  • 00:41:48.985 --> 00:41:52.155
  • SO WHAT IS SOMETHING THATYOU HAD TO REMIND YOURSELF
  • 00:41:52.155 --> 00:41:54.190
  • YOU HAD TO REMIND YOURSELFTO BUILD?
  • 00:41:54.190 --> 00:41:55.658
  • TO BUILD?WHAT PROMISE DO YOU NEED
  • 00:41:55.658 --> 00:41:59.529
  • WHAT PROMISE DO YOU NEEDTO BUILD UPON?
  • 00:41:59.529 --> 00:42:00.163
  • TO BUILD UPON?SOME PEOPLE ARE
  • 00:42:00.163 --> 00:42:03.166
  • SOME PEOPLE AREAFRAID TO FLY.
  • 00:42:03.166 --> 00:42:05.935
  • AFRAID TO FLY.SOME PEOPLE HAVE
  • 00:42:05.935 --> 00:42:07.704
  • SOME PEOPLE HAVELEVELS OF ANXIETY THAT ARE
  • 00:42:07.704 --> 00:42:15.612
  • LEVELS OF ANXIETY THAT AREJUST NOT NORMAL.
  • 00:42:15.612 --> 00:42:16.546
  • JUST NOT NORMAL.AND SO THERE IS A PROMISE.
  • 00:42:16.546 --> 00:42:17.580
  • AND SO THERE IS A PROMISE.WHAT DID YOU HAVE TO WORK ON?
  • 00:42:17.580 --> 00:42:18.247
  • WHAT DID YOU HAVE TO WORK ON?WHAT WAS SOMETHING IN YOUR
  • 00:42:18.247 --> 00:42:19.549
  • WHAT WAS SOMETHING IN YOURLIFE?
  • 00:42:19.549 --> 00:42:20.750
  • LIFE?- MAX: YOU KNOW,
  • 00:42:20.750 --> 00:42:22.118
  • - MAX: YOU KNOW,SOMETIMES I'LL GET AN IDEA
  • 00:42:22.118 --> 00:42:23.720
  • SOMETIMES I'LL GET AN IDEAFOR SOMETHING, MATT, AND
  • 00:42:23.720 --> 00:42:28.491
  • FOR SOMETHING, MATT, ANDTHE FIRST INITIAL ROLLOUT
  • 00:42:28.491 --> 00:42:29.659
  • THE FIRST INITIAL ROLLOUTOF THE IDEA, I'M ALL
  • 00:42:29.659 --> 00:42:32.228
  • OF THE IDEA, I'M ALLENTHUSED, BUT ABOUT, LET'S
  • 00:42:32.228 --> 00:42:38.935
  • ENTHUSED, BUT ABOUT, LET'SSAY, IT'S FOUR QUARTERS.
  • 00:42:38.935 --> 00:42:39.502
  • SAY, IT'S FOUR QUARTERS.THE FIRST QUARTER,
  • 00:42:39.502 --> 00:42:40.637
  • THE FIRST QUARTER,I'M ALL ENTHUSED ABOUT IT,
  • 00:42:40.637 --> 00:42:41.337
  • I'M ALL ENTHUSED ABOUT IT,BUT THEN THE SECOND QUARTER,
  • 00:42:41.337 --> 00:42:42.071
  • BUT THEN THE SECOND QUARTER,I BEGIN TO REALLY DEAL
  • 00:42:42.071 --> 00:42:43.239
  • I BEGIN TO REALLY DEALWITH DOUBTS.
  • 00:42:43.239 --> 00:42:44.574
  • WITH DOUBTS."DO I HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?
  • 00:42:44.574 --> 00:42:46.242
  • "DO I HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?DO I HAVE THE ABILITY TO
  • 00:42:46.242 --> 00:42:47.410
  • DO I HAVE THE ABILITY TOPULL THIS OFF?
  • 00:42:47.410 --> 00:42:48.911
  • PULL THIS OFF?DO I HAVE THE CAPACITY TO
  • 00:42:48.911 --> 00:42:53.116
  • DO I HAVE THE CAPACITY TOLEAD A CHURCH OR TO WRITE
  • 00:42:53.116 --> 00:42:54.050
  • LEAD A CHURCH OR TO WRITEA BOOK?"
  • 00:42:54.050 --> 00:42:55.184
  • A BOOK?"OR, YOU KNOW, I'LL GO
  • 00:42:55.184 --> 00:42:56.352
  • OR, YOU KNOW, I'LL GOTHROUGH THIS SEASON OF
  • 00:42:56.352 --> 00:42:58.287
  • THROUGH THIS SEASON OFSELF-DOUBT, AND I REALLY
  • 00:42:58.287 --> 00:43:00.456
  • SELF-DOUBT, AND I REALLYHAVE TO TALK MYSELF BACK
  • 00:43:00.456 --> 00:43:02.158
  • HAVE TO TALK MYSELF BACKOFF THE LEDGE QUITE OFTEN,
  • 00:43:02.158 --> 00:43:03.559
  • OFF THE LEDGE QUITE OFTEN,MORE THAN PEOPLE MIGHT
  • 00:43:03.559 --> 00:43:06.029
  • MORE THAN PEOPLE MIGHTEXPECT.
  • 00:43:06.029 --> 00:43:06.963
  • EXPECT.YOU KNOW, RIGHT NOW IN
  • 00:43:06.963 --> 00:43:08.297
  • YOU KNOW, RIGHT NOW INSAN ANTONIO, OUR CITY'S
  • 00:43:08.297 --> 00:43:10.033
  • SAN ANTONIO, OUR CITY'SREALLY SPIKING BECAUSE OF
  • 00:43:10.033 --> 00:43:11.734
  • REALLY SPIKING BECAUSE OFCOVID, AND I'M TALKING
  • 00:43:11.734 --> 00:43:13.636
  • COVID, AND I'M TALKINGREGULARLY WITH PASTORS,
  • 00:43:13.636 --> 00:43:15.004
  • REGULARLY WITH PASTORS,AND WE'RE COMING UP WITH
  • 00:43:15.004 --> 00:43:15.938
  • AND WE'RE COMING UP WITHSOME IDEAS-- WHAT COULD WE
  • 00:43:15.938 --> 00:43:16.673
  • SOME IDEAS-- WHAT COULD WEDO?
  • 00:43:16.673 --> 00:43:17.640
  • DO?-- AND WE HAVE TWO OR
  • 00:43:17.640 --> 00:43:18.641
  • -- AND WE HAVE TWO ORTHREE IDEAS IN MIND, AND
  • 00:43:18.641 --> 00:43:20.276
  • THREE IDEAS IN MIND, ANDI'M IN CHARGE OF ONE OF
  • 00:43:20.276 --> 00:43:21.444
  • I'M IN CHARGE OF ONE OF'EM, AND EVEN THIS
  • 00:43:21.444 --> 00:43:22.278
  • 'EM, AND EVEN THISMORNING, I THOUGHT, "WOW,
  • 00:43:22.278 --> 00:43:24.080
  • MORNING, I THOUGHT, "WOW,THAT'S WAY TOO BIG FOR
  • 00:43:24.080 --> 00:43:24.614
  • THAT'S WAY TOO BIG FORME," "I CAN'T DO THAT,"
  • 00:43:24.614 --> 00:43:26.582
  • ME," "I CAN'T DO THAT,"YOU KNOW?
  • 00:43:26.582 --> 00:43:27.784
  • YOU KNOW?BUT WHAT I DO, IN THOSE
  • 00:43:27.784 --> 00:43:28.885
  • BUT WHAT I DO, IN THOSECASES, THERE'S THIS
  • 00:43:28.885 --> 00:43:30.319
  • CASES, THERE'S THISPASSAGE IN THE BOOK OF
  • 00:43:30.319 --> 00:43:31.220
  • PASSAGE IN THE BOOK OFPHILIPPIANS THAT'S A
  • 00:43:31.220 --> 00:43:32.288
  • PHILIPPIANS THAT'S APROMISE THAT'S A FAVORITE
  • 00:43:32.288 --> 00:43:33.623
  • PROMISE THAT'S A FAVORITEOF MINE: "BE ANXIOUS FOR
  • 00:43:33.623 --> 00:43:34.524
  • OF MINE: "BE ANXIOUS FORNOTHING, BUT IN
  • 00:43:34.524 --> 00:43:36.459
  • NOTHING, BUT INEVERYTHING, BY PRAYER AND
  • 00:43:36.459 --> 00:43:38.361
  • EVERYTHING, BY PRAYER ANDPETITION WITH
  • 00:43:38.361 --> 00:43:39.162
  • PETITION WITHTHANKSGIVING, LET YOUR
  • 00:43:39.162 --> 00:43:40.530
  • THANKSGIVING, LET YOURREQUESTS BE MADE KNOWN TO
  • 00:43:40.530 --> 00:43:42.765
  • REQUESTS BE MADE KNOWN TOGOD, AND THE PEACE OF GOD,
  • 00:43:42.765 --> 00:43:44.000
  • GOD, AND THE PEACE OF GOD,WHICH SURPASSES ALL
  • 00:43:44.000 --> 00:43:45.668
  • WHICH SURPASSES ALLUNDERSTANDING, WILL GUARD
  • 00:43:45.668 --> 00:43:46.669
  • UNDERSTANDING, WILL GUARDYOUR HEARTS AND MINDS IN
  • 00:43:46.669 --> 00:43:47.336
  • YOUR HEARTS AND MINDS INCHRIST JESUS."
  • 00:43:47.336 --> 00:43:48.971
  • CHRIST JESUS."SO EVEN THIS MORNING,
  • 00:43:48.971 --> 00:43:49.972
  • SO EVEN THIS MORNING,EARLY, I SAID,
  • 00:43:49.972 --> 00:43:51.374
  • EARLY, I SAID,"OKAY, LORD, HERE'S
  • 00:43:51.374 --> 00:43:54.077
  • "OKAY, LORD, HERE'SMY SPECIFIC REQUESTS.
  • 00:43:54.077 --> 00:43:55.078
  • MY SPECIFIC REQUESTS.WOULD YOU PLEASE HELP US?
  • 00:43:55.078 --> 00:43:56.045
  • WOULD YOU PLEASE HELP US?YOU SAID, 'BY PRAYER AND
  • 00:43:56.045 --> 00:43:56.779
  • YOU SAID, 'BY PRAYER ANDPETITION, LET YOUR
  • 00:43:56.779 --> 00:43:58.181
  • PETITION, LET YOURREQUESTS BE MADE KNOWN TO GOD.'
  • 00:43:58.181 --> 00:43:59.682
  • REQUESTS BE MADE KNOWN TO GOD.'WELL, HERE'S MY REQUEST."
  • 00:43:59.682 --> 00:44:01.017
  • WELL, HERE'S MY REQUEST."AND I SUBMITTED IT,
  • 00:44:01.017 --> 00:44:02.618
  • AND I SUBMITTED IT,AND I SAID, "LORD, I'M
  • 00:44:02.618 --> 00:44:03.486
  • AND I SAID, "LORD, I'MTHANKFUL 'CAUSE YOU SAID
  • 00:44:03.486 --> 00:44:05.421
  • THANKFUL 'CAUSE YOU SAIDDO IT WITH GRATITUDE," AND
  • 00:44:05.421 --> 00:44:06.622
  • DO IT WITH GRATITUDE," ANDNOW I'M JUST GONNA BELIEVE
  • 00:44:06.622 --> 00:44:07.990
  • NOW I'M JUST GONNA BELIEVETHAT THE PEACE OF GOD IS
  • 00:44:07.990 --> 00:44:10.126
  • THAT THE PEACE OF GOD ISGONNA COME, AND IT ALWAYS--
  • 00:44:10.126 --> 00:44:11.160
  • GONNA COME, AND IT ALWAYS--THE PEACE OF GOD
  • 00:44:11.160 --> 00:44:12.328
  • THE PEACE OF GODALWAYS COMES.
  • 00:44:12.328 --> 00:44:14.564
  • ALWAYS COMES.- MATT: SO YOU STOOD ON
  • 00:44:14.564 --> 00:44:16.699
  • - MATT: SO YOU STOOD ONA PROMISE OF GOD THIS MORNING?
  • 00:44:16.699 --> 00:44:17.200
  • A PROMISE OF GOD THIS MORNING?- MAX: YES, SIR,
  • 00:44:17.200 --> 00:44:18.101
  • - MAX: YES, SIR,YES, SIR.
  • 00:44:18.101 --> 00:44:19.135
  • YES, SIR.- MATT: AND THAT'S HOW
  • 00:44:19.135 --> 00:44:19.635
  • - MATT: AND THAT'S HOWTHIS WORKS?
  • 00:44:19.635 --> 00:44:20.670
  • THIS WORKS?- MAX: YEAH, I MEAN, YOU
  • 00:44:20.670 --> 00:44:21.671
  • - MAX: YEAH, I MEAN, YOUDO IT HOUR BY HOUR, DAY BY
  • 00:44:21.671 --> 00:44:22.705
  • DO IT HOUR BY HOUR, DAY BYDAY.
  • 00:44:22.705 --> 00:44:24.140
  • DAY.AND SO YOU-- WHAT I
  • 00:44:24.140 --> 00:44:25.374
  • AND SO YOU-- WHAT IENCOURAGE YOU TO DO IS
  • 00:44:25.374 --> 00:44:26.642
  • ENCOURAGE YOU TO DO ISMAKE-- GO THROUGH A BOOK
  • 00:44:26.642 --> 00:44:29.679
  • MAKE-- GO THROUGH A BOOKLIKE THIS, OR THERE'S EVEN
  • 00:44:29.679 --> 00:44:31.180
  • LIKE THIS, OR THERE'S EVENBOOKS THAT LIST ALL THE
  • 00:44:31.180 --> 00:44:31.948
  • BOOKS THAT LIST ALL THEPROMISES IN THE BIBLE, AND
  • 00:44:31.948 --> 00:44:32.849
  • PROMISES IN THE BIBLE, ANDPICK OUT TEN OF 'EM AND
  • 00:44:32.849 --> 00:44:34.050
  • PICK OUT TEN OF 'EM ANDMEMORIZE 'EM.
  • 00:44:34.050 --> 00:44:35.384
  • MEMORIZE 'EM.YOU KNOW, JUST COMMIT 'EM
  • 00:44:35.384 --> 00:44:36.185
  • YOU KNOW, JUST COMMIT 'EMTO MEMORY.
  • 00:44:36.185 --> 00:44:37.220
  • TO MEMORY.MAKE 'EM YOUR GO-TO
  • 00:44:37.220 --> 00:44:38.521
  • MAKE 'EM YOUR GO-TOPROMISES THAT YOU CAN TURN
  • 00:44:38.521 --> 00:44:39.822
  • PROMISES THAT YOU CAN TURNTO, AND YOU'RE RIGHT
  • 00:44:39.822 --> 00:44:41.124
  • TO, AND YOU'RE RIGHTTHERE, READY TO RECITE 'EM
  • 00:44:41.124 --> 00:44:42.992
  • THERE, READY TO RECITE 'EMTO YOURSELF.
  • 00:44:42.992 --> 00:44:44.961
  • TO YOURSELF.AND THIS IS IMPORTANT:
  • 00:44:44.961 --> 00:44:46.262
  • AND THIS IS IMPORTANT:YOU'RE READY TO RECITE
  • 00:44:46.262 --> 00:44:46.896
  • YOU'RE READY TO RECITETHEM TO OTHER PEOPLE
  • 00:44:46.896 --> 00:44:48.131
  • THEM TO OTHER PEOPLEBECAUSE PEOPLE ARE ALL SO
  • 00:44:48.131 --> 00:44:49.398
  • BECAUSE PEOPLE ARE ALL SOFULL OF FEAR.
  • 00:44:49.398 --> 00:44:50.800
  • FULL OF FEAR.THEY NEED SOMEBODY TO SAY
  • 00:44:50.800 --> 00:44:52.769
  • THEY NEED SOMEBODY TO SAYTHE WORD OF GOD IS LIVING
  • 00:44:52.769 --> 00:44:53.770
  • THE WORD OF GOD IS LIVINGAND ACTIVE.
  • 00:44:53.770 --> 00:44:54.737
  • AND ACTIVE.YOU KNOW, THAT'S A
  • 00:44:54.737 --> 00:44:55.271
  • YOU KNOW, THAT'S APROMISE.
  • 00:44:55.271 --> 00:44:56.939
  • PROMISE.SO THEY NEED PEOPLE TO
  • 00:44:56.939 --> 00:44:58.908
  • SO THEY NEED PEOPLE TOSPEAK A PROMISE INTO THEIR
  • 00:44:58.908 --> 00:44:59.842
  • SPEAK A PROMISE INTO THEIRLIFE, AND A LOT OF TIMES,
  • 00:44:59.842 --> 00:45:01.410
  • LIFE, AND A LOT OF TIMES,PEOPLE WILL LOOK AT YOU,
  • 00:45:01.410 --> 00:45:02.345
  • PEOPLE WILL LOOK AT YOU,AND THEY SAY, "HOW IS IT
  • 00:45:02.345 --> 00:45:04.113
  • AND THEY SAY, "HOW IS ITYOU BELIEVE THIS?"
  • 00:45:04.113 --> 00:45:05.314
  • YOU BELIEVE THIS?"AND YOU SAY, "WELL, 'CAUSE
  • 00:45:05.314 --> 00:45:06.516
  • AND YOU SAY, "WELL, 'CAUSEI LIVE IT; I LIVE IT.
  • 00:45:06.516 --> 00:45:09.986
  • I LIVE IT; I LIVE IT.IT'S MY LIFE; IT'S MY LIFE."
  • 00:45:09.986 --> 00:45:11.087
  • IT'S MY LIFE; IT'S MY LIFE."AND THAT'S THAT CONTAGIOUS
  • 00:45:11.087 --> 00:45:14.056
  • AND THAT'S THAT CONTAGIOUSFAITH THAT WE CAN SHARE.
  • 00:45:14.056 --> 00:45:14.757
  • FAITH THAT WE CAN SHARE.- MATT: MY PERSONAL GO-TO
  • 00:45:14.757 --> 00:45:17.560
  • - MATT: MY PERSONAL GO-TOONE IS "GOD HATH CHOSEN
  • 00:45:17.560 --> 00:45:18.294
  • ONE IS "GOD HATH CHOSENTHE FOOLISH TO
  • 00:45:18.294 --> 00:45:20.930
  • THE FOOLISH TOCONFOUND THE WISE."
  • 00:45:20.930 --> 00:45:21.798
  • CONFOUND THE WISE."[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:45:21.798 --> 00:45:23.032
  • [LAUGHTER]YOU KNOW, MY SWEET LITTLE
  • 00:45:23.032 --> 00:45:27.503
  • YOU KNOW, MY SWEET LITTLEDADDY TOLD THE CROUCH
  • 00:45:27.503 --> 00:45:30.039
  • DADDY TOLD THE CROUCHFAMILY THAT TBN NEEDED TO
  • 00:45:30.039 --> 00:45:35.378
  • FAMILY THAT TBN NEEDED TOBE TRUSTED INTO A FAMILY
  • 00:45:35.378 --> 00:45:36.612
  • BE TRUSTED INTO A FAMILYTHAT DIDN'T HAVE ANY
  • 00:45:36.612 --> 00:45:39.816
  • THAT DIDN'T HAVE ANYPARTICULAR GIFTS, YOU KNOW?
  • 00:45:39.816 --> 00:45:40.917
  • PARTICULAR GIFTS, YOU KNOW?BECAUSE IF I
  • 00:45:40.917 --> 00:45:44.887
  • BECAUSE IF IWAS A CONCERT PIANIST,
  • 00:45:44.887 --> 00:45:46.155
  • WAS A CONCERT PIANIST,OR IF SHE SANG OR--
  • 00:45:46.155 --> 00:45:47.557
  • OR IF SHE SANG OR--YOU KNOW, YOU WOULD THINK
  • 00:45:47.557 --> 00:45:51.127
  • YOU KNOW, YOU WOULD THINKTHAT THIS BROADCAST NETWORK
  • 00:45:51.127 --> 00:45:53.095
  • THAT THIS BROADCAST NETWORKSHOULD BE USED TO MAKE
  • 00:45:53.095 --> 00:45:57.366
  • SHOULD BE USED TO MAKETHAT TALENT MORE KNOWN.
  • 00:45:57.366 --> 00:45:58.467
  • THAT TALENT MORE KNOWN.YOU WOULD THINK THAT.
  • 00:45:58.467 --> 00:45:59.035
  • YOU WOULD THINK THAT.SO GOD IN HIS GRACIOUSNESS
  • 00:45:59.035 --> 00:46:00.169
  • SO GOD IN HIS GRACIOUSNESSTOOK ALL OF 'EM, AND MY
  • 00:46:00.169 --> 00:46:02.939
  • TOOK ALL OF 'EM, AND MYDAD LITERALLY SAID,
  • 00:46:02.939 --> 00:46:04.440
  • DAD LITERALLY SAID,"OUR GIFT IS A MINISTRY OF
  • 00:46:04.440 --> 00:46:06.809
  • "OUR GIFT IS A MINISTRY OFHELPS."
  • 00:46:06.809 --> 00:46:07.543
  • HELPS."THAT'S ONE OF THE GIFTS,
  • 00:46:07.543 --> 00:46:10.847
  • THAT'S ONE OF THE GIFTS,YOU KNOW?
  • 00:46:10.847 --> 00:46:11.647
  • YOU KNOW?SO WE HELP PEOPLE LIKE YOU.
  • 00:46:11.647 --> 00:46:13.749
  • SO WE HELP PEOPLE LIKE YOU.SO NOW I'M GONNA HELP YOU, MAX,
  • 00:46:13.749 --> 00:46:15.051
  • SO NOW I'M GONNA HELP YOU, MAX,NEXT TIME YOU HAVE THOSE
  • 00:46:15.051 --> 00:46:18.921
  • NEXT TIME YOU HAVE THOSETHOUGHTS THAT COME INTO
  • 00:46:18.921 --> 00:46:20.056
  • THOUGHTS THAT COME INTOYOUR MIND THAT YOU'RE NOT
  • 00:46:20.056 --> 00:46:20.756
  • YOUR MIND THAT YOU'RE NOTGONNA BE ABLE TO DO SOMETHING.
  • 00:46:20.756 --> 00:46:26.462
  • GONNA BE ABLE TO DO SOMETHING.MAX, YOU GOT TURNED DOWN
  • 00:46:26.462 --> 00:46:27.430
  • MAX, YOU GOT TURNED DOWNWITH YOUR FIRST MANUSCRIPT.
  • 00:46:27.430 --> 00:46:29.232
  • WITH YOUR FIRST MANUSCRIPT.WAS IT 17 TIMES?
  • 00:46:29.232 --> 00:46:30.066
  • WAS IT 17 TIMES?- MAX: FOURTEEN.
  • 00:46:30.066 --> 00:46:30.666
  • - MAX: FOURTEEN.- MATT: FOURTEEN TIMES.
  • 00:46:30.666 --> 00:46:31.701
  • - MATT: FOURTEEN TIMES.THE 15TH PUBLISHER AND
  • 00:46:31.701 --> 00:46:34.203
  • THE 15TH PUBLISHER ANDLAST ONE YOU WERE GONNA GO
  • 00:46:34.203 --> 00:46:35.972
  • LAST ONE YOU WERE GONNA GOTO ACCEPTED YOUR BOOK,
  • 00:46:35.972 --> 00:46:36.606
  • TO ACCEPTED YOUR BOOK,YOUR FIRST BOOK.
  • 00:46:36.606 --> 00:46:39.008
  • YOUR FIRST BOOK.NOW YOU'VE SOLD OVER
  • 00:46:39.008 --> 00:46:39.976
  • NOW YOU'VE SOLD OVER100 MILLION BOOKS.
  • 00:46:39.976 --> 00:46:41.077
  • 100 MILLION BOOKS.IS THAT TRUE?
  • 00:46:41.077 --> 00:46:41.777
  • IS THAT TRUE?- LAURIE: YOU CAN'T FIND
  • 00:46:41.777 --> 00:46:42.578
  • - LAURIE: YOU CAN'T FINDA BAD MAX LUCADO BOOK.
  • 00:46:42.578 --> 00:46:43.179
  • A BAD MAX LUCADO BOOK.- MATT: IS THAT TRUE--
  • 00:46:43.179 --> 00:46:43.880
  • - MATT: IS THAT TRUE--YOU'VE SOLD OVER A HUNDRED
  • 00:46:43.880 --> 00:46:44.480
  • YOU'VE SOLD OVER A HUNDREDMILLION?
  • 00:46:44.480 --> 00:46:45.481
  • MILLION?IS IT 120 NOW?
  • 00:46:45.481 --> 00:46:48.484
  • IS IT 120 NOW?YEAH, OKAY, SO GUESS WHAT?
  • 00:46:48.484 --> 00:46:49.652
  • YEAH, OKAY, SO GUESS WHAT?YOU'RE A REALLY GOOD
  • 00:46:49.652 --> 00:46:53.322
  • YOU'RE A REALLY GOODAUTHOR, OKAY?
  • 00:46:53.322 --> 00:46:54.523
  • AUTHOR, OKAY?- LAURIE: AMAZING.
  • 00:46:54.523 --> 00:46:58.160
  • - LAURIE: AMAZING.- MATT: AND SO, IN OUR
  • 00:46:58.160 --> 00:47:00.630
  • - MATT: AND SO, IN OURLIFETIME, IN OUR LIFETIME,
  • 00:47:00.630 --> 00:47:01.397
  • LIFETIME, IN OUR LIFETIME,I BELIEVE IT IS TRUE TO
  • 00:47:01.397 --> 00:47:03.900
  • I BELIEVE IT IS TRUE TOSAY THAT YOU HAVE SOLD
  • 00:47:03.900 --> 00:47:05.568
  • SAY THAT YOU HAVE SOLDMORE BOOKS INSIDE OF OUR
  • 00:47:05.568 --> 00:47:07.837
  • MORE BOOKS INSIDE OF OURCATEGORY THAN ANYBODY,
  • 00:47:07.837 --> 00:47:10.273
  • CATEGORY THAN ANYBODY,AND SO-- AND IN THE STYLE OF--
  • 00:47:10.273 --> 00:47:12.408
  • AND SO-- AND IN THE STYLE OF--OR IN THE KIND OF BOOKS
  • 00:47:12.408 --> 00:47:13.242
  • OR IN THE KIND OF BOOKSYOU WRITE.
  • 00:47:13.242 --> 00:47:16.445
  • YOU WRITE.AND SO, LET ME JUST
  • 00:47:16.445 --> 00:47:17.313
  • AND SO, LET ME JUSTEXPLAIN SOMETHIN' TO YOU.
  • 00:47:17.313 --> 00:47:18.881
  • EXPLAIN SOMETHIN' TO YOU.YOU'RE REALLY GOOD AT THAT,
  • 00:47:18.881 --> 00:47:20.216
  • YOU'RE REALLY GOOD AT THAT,AND YOU'RE GONNA GET
  • 00:47:20.216 --> 00:47:21.384
  • AND YOU'RE GONNA GETTHINGS DONE, AND WHEN IT
  • 00:47:21.384 --> 00:47:23.886
  • THINGS DONE, AND WHEN ITCOMES TO A BOOK, LET ME
  • 00:47:23.886 --> 00:47:27.189
  • COMES TO A BOOK, LET MEJUST SAY THAT WE HAVE BEEN
  • 00:47:27.189 --> 00:47:28.791
  • JUST SAY THAT WE HAVE BEENPLAGIARIZING YOUR STUFF
  • 00:47:28.791 --> 00:47:30.159
  • PLAGIARIZING YOUR STUFFFOR YEARS AROUND HERE, AND
  • 00:47:30.159 --> 00:47:32.728
  • FOR YEARS AROUND HERE, ANDTHIS TIME IS DIFFERENT.
  • 00:47:32.728 --> 00:47:35.064
  • THIS TIME IS DIFFERENT."UNSHAKABLE HOPE,"
  • 00:47:35.064 --> 00:47:36.999
  • "UNSHAKABLE HOPE,"NOT ONLY THE BOOK, BUT THE
  • 00:47:36.999 --> 00:47:39.869
  • NOT ONLY THE BOOK, BUT THEDEVOTIONAL STUDY GUIDE, IT
  • 00:47:39.869 --> 00:47:40.970
  • DEVOTIONAL STUDY GUIDE, ITWAS OUR HONOR TO
  • 00:47:40.970 --> 00:47:41.971
  • WAS OUR HONOR TOPUBLISH THIS.
  • 00:47:41.971 --> 00:47:43.739
  • PUBLISH THIS.TRILOGY WAS ABLE TO
  • 00:47:43.739 --> 00:47:46.442
  • YOUR LONG-TERM PUBLISHER
  • 00:47:48.477 --> 00:47:50.579
  • YOUR LONG-TERM PUBLISHERIS THOMAS NELSON.
  • 00:47:50.579 --> 00:47:51.147
  • IS THOMAS NELSON.YOU'VE BEEN WITH THEM FOR
  • 00:47:51.147 --> 00:47:55.885
  • YOU'VE BEEN WITH THEM FORALL OF THESE YEARS.
  • 00:47:55.885 --> 00:47:56.919
  • ALL OF THESE YEARS.WE'VE GOT A COUPLE OF
  • 00:47:56.919 --> 00:47:57.987
  • WE'VE GOT A COUPLE OFMINUTES LEFT.
  • 00:47:57.987 --> 00:47:59.655
  • MINUTES LEFT.LET'S MOVE A FEW MORE
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  • LET'S MOVE A FEW MOREPEOPLE THROUGH SOME OF
  • 00:48:00.856 --> 00:48:01.691
  • PEOPLE THROUGH SOME OFTHESE PROMISES, SOMETHING
  • 00:48:01.691 --> 00:48:03.159
  • THESE PROMISES, SOMETHINGTHAT IS MEANINGFUL TO YOU,
  • 00:48:03.159 --> 00:48:04.760
  • THAT IS MEANINGFUL TO YOU,A PROMISE THAT YOU CAN
  • 00:48:04.760 --> 00:48:06.062
  • A PROMISE THAT YOU CANSTAND ON, SOMETHING THAT
  • 00:48:06.062 --> 00:48:07.530
  • STAND ON, SOMETHING THATYOU GO TO, ONE OF YOUR
  • 00:48:07.530 --> 00:48:10.866
  • YOU GO TO, ONE OF YOURREGULAR THINGS.
  • 00:48:10.866 --> 00:48:14.937
  • REGULAR THINGS.I WILL SAY THESE RESOURCES
  • 00:48:14.937 --> 00:48:16.839
  • I WILL SAY THESE RESOURCESARE AVAILABLE BY GOING TO
  • 00:48:16.839 --> 00:48:18.774
  • ARE AVAILABLE BY GOING TOWHATEVER INFORMATION IS ON
  • 00:48:18.774 --> 00:48:22.078
  • WHATEVER INFORMATION IS ONTHE SCREEN, MAXLUCADO.COM,
  • 00:48:22.078 --> 00:48:23.479
  • THE SCREEN, MAXLUCADO.COM,OR WHEREVER BOOKS ARE SOLD
  • 00:48:23.479 --> 00:48:24.747
  • OR WHEREVER BOOKS ARE SOLDOR, YOU KNOW, AMAZON, AND
  • 00:48:24.747 --> 00:48:25.481
  • OR, YOU KNOW, AMAZON, ANDALL THAT KIND OF STUFF,
  • 00:48:25.481 --> 00:48:27.817
  • ALL THAT KIND OF STUFF,AND MAKE SURE YOU GET THESE.
  • 00:48:27.817 --> 00:48:30.353
  • AND MAKE SURE YOU GET THESE.AMAZING.
  • 00:48:30.353 --> 00:48:32.254
  • AMAZING."WHAT KIND OF LIFE ARE
  • 00:48:32.254 --> 00:48:33.289
  • "WHAT KIND OF LIFE AREYOU BUILDING?
  • 00:48:33.289 --> 00:48:35.791
  • YOU BUILDING?DO YOU WANT TO BE
  • 00:48:35.791 --> 00:48:37.860
  • DO YOU WANT TO BEUNSHAKABLE IN A SHAKY WORLD?
  • 00:48:37.860 --> 00:48:41.163
  • UNSHAKABLE IN A SHAKY WORLD?YOU CAN BUILD YOUR LIFE ON
  • 00:48:41.163 --> 00:48:43.499
  • YOU CAN BUILD YOUR LIFE ONTHE ENDURING PROMISES OF GOD."
  • 00:48:43.499 --> 00:48:45.401
  • THE ENDURING PROMISES OF GOD."WHAT AN AMAZING SUBJECT
  • 00:48:45.401 --> 00:48:47.103
  • WHAT AN AMAZING SUBJECTFOR THE TIME THAT WE'RE
  • 00:48:47.103 --> 00:48:48.871
  • FOR THE TIME THAT WE'REIN IF YOU'RE WATCHING
  • 00:48:48.871 --> 00:48:49.739
  • IN IF YOU'RE WATCHINGTHIS THE FIRST TIME
  • 00:48:49.739 --> 00:48:50.473
  • THIS THE FIRST TIMEIT AIRS THIS TUESDAY,
  • 00:48:50.473 --> 00:48:52.608
  • IT AIRS THIS TUESDAY,JULY 14, 2020, AND--
  • 00:48:52.608 --> 00:48:56.278
  • JULY 14, 2020, AND--- LAURIE: DO YOU HAVE A
  • 00:48:56.278 --> 00:48:57.079
  • - LAURIE: DO YOU HAVE AGOOD ONE?
  • 00:48:57.079 --> 00:48:57.546
  • GOOD ONE?'CAUSE I'VE GOT A
  • 00:48:57.546 --> 00:48:58.247
  • 'CAUSE I'VE GOT AGOOD ONE.
  • 00:48:58.247 --> 00:48:59.415
  • - LAURIE: OKAY.
  • 00:49:00.916 --> 00:49:02.084
  • - LAURIE: OKAY."FATHER, I AM SO GRATEFUL
  • 00:49:02.084 --> 00:49:03.319
  • "FATHER, I AM SO GRATEFULTHAT YOU HAVE CALLED ME TO
  • 00:49:03.319 --> 00:49:05.354
  • THAT YOU HAVE CALLED ME TOBE A CO-LABORER WITH YOU.
  • 00:49:05.354 --> 00:49:07.990
  • BE A CO-LABORER WITH YOU.I BELIEVE YOU CAN TAKE ME
  • 00:49:07.990 --> 00:49:09.458
  • I BELIEVE YOU CAN TAKE MEAS I AM TODAY AND USE ME
  • 00:49:09.458 --> 00:49:10.826
  • AS I AM TODAY AND USE MEFOR YOUR WORK AND FOR
  • 00:49:10.826 --> 00:49:12.695
  • FOR YOUR WORK AND FORYOUR GLORY.
  • 00:49:12.695 --> 00:49:13.863
  • YOUR GLORY.I SET MY HEART ON YOU,
  • 00:49:13.863 --> 00:49:15.965
  • I SET MY HEART ON YOU,LORD, AS I SEEK FIRST
  • 00:49:15.965 --> 00:49:16.665
  • LORD, AS I SEEK FIRSTYOUR KINGDOM.
  • 00:49:16.665 --> 00:49:17.733
  • YOUR KINGDOM.I TRUST THAT YOU ARE
  • 00:49:17.733 --> 00:49:18.768
  • I TRUST THAT YOU AREADDING TO MY LIFE
  • 00:49:18.768 --> 00:49:20.636
  • ADDING TO MY LIFEEVERYTHING I NEED TO
  • 00:49:20.636 --> 00:49:22.138
  • EVERYTHING I NEED TOACCOMPLISH YOUR PLANS.
  • 00:49:22.138 --> 00:49:24.273
  • ACCOMPLISH YOUR PLANS.I BELIEVE MY BEST DAYS
  • 00:49:24.273 --> 00:49:27.510
  • I BELIEVE MY BEST DAYSARE AHEAD, AMEN."
  • 00:49:27.510 --> 00:49:28.911
  • ARE AHEAD, AMEN."I LOVE THAT.
  • 00:49:28.911 --> 00:49:29.478
  • I LOVE THAT.- MATT: THAT'S ACTIVATING
  • 00:49:29.478 --> 00:49:29.979
  • - MATT: THAT'S ACTIVATINGTHE GOODNESS OF GOD IN
  • 00:49:29.979 --> 00:49:30.513
  • THE GOODNESS OF GOD INYOUR LIFE.
  • 00:49:30.513 --> 00:49:31.247
  • YOUR LIFE.- MAX: IT'S ACTIVATING
  • 00:49:31.247 --> 00:49:32.048
  • - MAX: IT'S ACTIVATINGTHE GOODNESS OF GOD.
  • 00:49:32.048 --> 00:49:33.115
  • THE GOODNESS OF GOD.YOU KNOW, THE PASSAGE THAT
  • 00:49:33.115 --> 00:49:34.617
  • YOU KNOW, THE PASSAGE THATCAME TO MY MIND, WHEN YOU
  • 00:49:34.617 --> 00:49:35.618
  • CAME TO MY MIND, WHEN YOUASKED, IS THE ONE IN
  • 00:49:35.618 --> 00:49:36.819
  • ASKED, IS THE ONE INROMANS 8, THAT SAYS,
  • 00:49:36.819 --> 00:49:39.922
  • ROMANS 8, THAT SAYS,"WE ARE COHEIRS WITH CHRIST."
  • 00:49:39.922 --> 00:49:40.423
  • "WE ARE COHEIRS WITH CHRIST."THERE'S A GREAT PROMISE.
  • 00:49:40.423 --> 00:49:42.958
  • THERE'S A GREAT PROMISE.YOU THINK ABOUT BEING A
  • 00:49:42.958 --> 00:49:45.261
  • YOU THINK ABOUT BEING APART OF THE INHERITANCE,
  • 00:49:45.261 --> 00:49:45.761
  • PART OF THE INHERITANCE,THE SAME INHERITANCE OF
  • 00:49:45.761 --> 00:49:47.096
  • THE SAME INHERITANCE OFJESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:49:47.096 --> 00:49:48.364
  • JESUS CHRIST.THAT MEANS THAT EVERY
  • 00:49:48.364 --> 00:49:49.365
  • THAT MEANS THAT EVERYCAPACITY AND ABILITY THAT
  • 00:49:49.365 --> 00:49:51.300
  • CAPACITY AND ABILITY THATHE HAS, WE HAVE ACCESS TO,
  • 00:49:51.300 --> 00:49:52.501
  • HE HAS, WE HAVE ACCESS TO,AND WE DON'T HAVE TO GO
  • 00:49:52.501 --> 00:49:54.236
  • AND WE DON'T HAVE TO GOOUT AND BEG GOD.
  • 00:49:54.236 --> 00:49:55.871
  • OUT AND BEG GOD.WE JUST HAVE TO RECEIVE
  • 00:49:55.871 --> 00:49:56.672
  • WE JUST HAVE TO RECEIVEWHAT HE'S ALREADY PROMISED
  • 00:49:56.672 --> 00:49:58.040
  • WHAT HE'S ALREADY PROMISEDTO GIVE US.
  • 00:49:58.040 --> 00:49:58.874
  • TO GIVE US.SO THERE'S UNLIMITED
  • 00:49:58.874 --> 00:49:59.975
  • SO THERE'S UNLIMITEDWISDOM, THERE'S UNLIMITED
  • 00:49:59.975 --> 00:50:01.210
  • WISDOM, THERE'S UNLIMITEDPATIENCE, THERE'S
  • 00:50:01.210 --> 00:50:03.345
  • PATIENCE, THERE'SUNLIMITED COURAGE, SO THAT
  • 00:50:03.345 --> 00:50:05.181
  • UNLIMITED COURAGE, SO THATCHANGES THE WAY I PRAY.
  • 00:50:05.181 --> 00:50:06.916
  • CHANGES THE WAY I PRAY.SO, SAY, I'M RUNNIN' LOW
  • 00:50:06.916 --> 00:50:07.917
  • SO, SAY, I'M RUNNIN' LOWON PATIENCE TODAY.
  • 00:50:07.917 --> 00:50:09.618
  • ON PATIENCE TODAY.RATHER THAN SAY, "OH, BOY,
  • 00:50:09.618 --> 00:50:10.719
  • RATHER THAN SAY, "OH, BOY,I GOTTA DIG UP SOME
  • 00:50:10.719 --> 00:50:11.654
  • I GOTTA DIG UP SOMEPATIENCE.
  • 00:50:11.654 --> 00:50:12.588
  • PATIENCE.I JUST CAN'T FIND ANY PATIENCE."
  • 00:50:12.588 --> 00:50:16.392
  • I JUST CAN'T FIND ANY PATIENCE."WE SAY, NO, THERE'S PLENTY
  • 00:50:16.392 --> 00:50:17.026
  • WE SAY, NO, THERE'S PLENTYTHERE.
  • 00:50:17.026 --> 00:50:18.427
  • THERE.THERE'S PLENTY THERE.
  • 00:50:18.427 --> 00:50:19.128
  • THERE'S PLENTY THERE.SO, "LORD JESUS, PLEASE,
  • 00:50:19.128 --> 00:50:19.995
  • SO, "LORD JESUS, PLEASE,RIGHT NOW, COULD I HAVE
  • 00:50:19.995 --> 00:50:20.796
  • RIGHT NOW, COULD I HAVEJUST A LITTLE MORE
  • 00:50:20.796 --> 00:50:21.363
  • JUST A LITTLE MOREPATIENCE TO HELP ME TO GET
  • 00:50:21.363 --> 00:50:21.831
  • PATIENCE TO HELP ME TO GETTHROUGH THIS?
  • 00:50:21.831 --> 00:50:22.431
  • THROUGH THIS?I KNOW THE PANTRY IS
  • 00:50:22.431 --> 00:50:23.199
  • I KNOW THE PANTRY ISPACKED, AND YOU'RE NOT A
  • 00:50:23.199 --> 00:50:25.534
  • PACKED, AND YOU'RE NOT ABEGRUDGING GIVER."
  • 00:50:25.534 --> 00:50:26.202
  • BEGRUDGING GIVER."AND SO I JUST TAP IN.
  • 00:50:26.202 --> 00:50:27.903
  • AND SO I JUST TAP IN.I REACH UP, AND I GRAB THAT.
  • 00:50:27.903 --> 00:50:29.572
  • I REACH UP, AND I GRAB THAT.AND I CAN BELIEVE IT'S
  • 00:50:29.572 --> 00:50:30.639
  • AND I CAN BELIEVE IT'SGONNA COME.
  • 00:50:30.639 --> 00:50:31.507
  • GONNA COME.I BELIEVE IT.
  • 00:50:31.507 --> 00:50:32.508
  • I BELIEVE IT.THERE'S NO DOUBT IT'S
  • 00:50:32.508 --> 00:50:33.142
  • THERE'S NO DOUBT IT'SGONNA COME.
  • 00:50:33.142 --> 00:50:34.643
  • GONNA COME.SO THERE'S A PROMISE.
  • 00:50:34.643 --> 00:50:36.545
  • SO THERE'S A PROMISE.NOW, THE SECULAR MIND-SET
  • 00:50:36.545 --> 00:50:38.347
  • NOW, THE SECULAR MIND-SETSAYS, "DIG DOWN DEEP, AND
  • 00:50:38.347 --> 00:50:41.083
  • SAYS, "DIG DOWN DEEP, ANDSEE IF YOU CAN, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:50:41.083 --> 00:50:42.084
  • SEE IF YOU CAN, YOU KNOW,PULL YOURSELF UP BY YOUR
  • 00:50:42.084 --> 00:50:43.352
  • PULL YOURSELF UP BY YOURBOOTSTRAPS AND BECOME A
  • 00:50:43.352 --> 00:50:44.220
  • BOOTSTRAPS AND BECOME ABETTER PERSON, YOU KNOW?"
  • 00:50:44.220 --> 00:50:45.588
  • BETTER PERSON, YOU KNOW?"BUT THE SCRIPTURE SAYS,
  • 00:50:45.588 --> 00:50:46.589
  • BUT THE SCRIPTURE SAYS,"OH, NO, YOU CAN'T DO IT,
  • 00:50:46.589 --> 00:50:48.924
  • "OH, NO, YOU CAN'T DO IT,BUT GOD CAN.
  • 00:50:48.924 --> 00:50:49.992
  • BUT GOD CAN.GOD'S GONNA GIVE IT TO YA."
  • 00:50:49.992 --> 00:50:50.759
  • GOD'S GONNA GIVE IT TO YA."AND SO WE PRAY, AND
  • 00:50:50.759 --> 00:50:51.594
  • AND SO WE PRAY, ANDIT'S ALMOST LIKE IT'S
  • 00:50:51.594 --> 00:50:53.129
  • IT'S ALMOST LIKE IT'SDOWNLOADED INTO US.
  • 00:50:53.129 --> 00:50:54.263
  • DOWNLOADED INTO US.THOSE ARE BEAUTIFUL
  • 00:50:54.263 --> 00:50:56.165
  • THOSE ARE BEAUTIFULPROMISES.
  • 00:50:56.165 --> 00:50:57.166
  • PROMISES.AGAIN, IT GETS BACK TO
  • 00:50:57.166 --> 00:50:58.601
  • AGAIN, IT GETS BACK TOTHAT WORLD VIEW.
  • 00:50:58.601 --> 00:51:00.136
  • THAT WORLD VIEW.- LAURIE: 'CAUSE HIS WORD
  • 00:51:00.136 --> 00:51:01.303
  • - LAURIE: 'CAUSE HIS WORDIS ALIVE AND LIVING, SO
  • 00:51:01.303 --> 00:51:03.339
  • IS ALIVE AND LIVING, SOIT'S NOT AS TRYING TO
  • 00:51:03.339 --> 00:51:05.074
  • IT'S NOT AS TRYING TOBRING IT TO LIFE.
  • 00:51:05.074 --> 00:51:06.275
  • BRING IT TO LIFE.IT'S ALREADY ALIVE, AND WE
  • 00:51:06.275 --> 00:51:09.745
  • IT'S ALREADY ALIVE, AND WEJUST TAP INTO THAT LIFE
  • 00:51:09.745 --> 00:51:11.347
  • JUST TAP INTO THAT LIFEAND BELIEVE, AND IT'S
  • 00:51:11.347 --> 00:51:13.582
  • AND BELIEVE, AND IT'STRANSFORMING.
  • 00:51:13.582 --> 00:51:15.684
  • TRANSFORMING.- MAX: I CAN RELATE TO
  • 00:51:15.684 --> 00:51:17.219
  • - MAX: I CAN RELATE TOTHAT: GOD HAS CHOSEN
  • 00:51:17.219 --> 00:51:18.220
  • THAT: GOD HAS CHOSENTHE-- WHAT'D YOU SAY?
  • 00:51:18.220 --> 00:51:18.754
  • THE-- WHAT'D YOU SAY?- LAURIE: THE FOOLISH--
  • 00:51:18.754 --> 00:51:19.688
  • - LAURIE: THE FOOLISH--- MAX: FOOLISH.
  • 00:51:19.688 --> 00:51:20.222
  • - MAX: FOOLISH.- MATT: TO CONFOUND THE
  • 00:51:20.222 --> 00:51:20.756
  • - MATT: TO CONFOUND THEWISE.
  • 00:51:20.756 --> 00:51:22.057
  • WISE.- MAX: TO CONFOUND THE
  • 00:51:22.057 --> 00:51:22.758
  • - MAX: TO CONFOUND THEWISE.
  • 00:51:22.758 --> 00:51:23.259
  • WISE.JUST THIS MORNING, MATT,
  • 00:51:23.259 --> 00:51:24.160
  • JUST THIS MORNING, MATT,AS I WAS DRIVING TO THE
  • 00:51:24.160 --> 00:51:25.628
  • AS I WAS DRIVING TO THEAIRPORT TO COME TO SEE YOU,
  • 00:51:25.628 --> 00:51:27.129
  • AIRPORT TO COME TO SEE YOU,I TURNED-- MY WIFE
  • 00:51:27.129 --> 00:51:28.464
  • I TURNED-- MY WIFEWAS DRIVING ME TO THE
  • 00:51:28.464 --> 00:51:29.064
  • WAS DRIVING ME TO THEAIRPORT, AND I SAID,
  • 00:51:29.064 --> 00:51:29.832
  • AIRPORT, AND I SAID,"HONEY, CAN YOU BELIEVE I
  • 00:51:29.832 --> 00:51:30.633
  • "HONEY, CAN YOU BELIEVE IGET TO DO THIS?
  • 00:51:30.633 --> 00:51:31.600
  • GET TO DO THIS?CAN YOU BELIEVE I GET TO
  • 00:51:31.600 --> 00:51:33.569
  • CAN YOU BELIEVE I GET TODO THIS?"
  • 00:51:33.569 --> 00:51:35.137
  • DO THIS?"AND I ALWAYS USE THE PHRASE,
  • 00:51:35.137 --> 00:51:35.804
  • AND I ALWAYS USE THE PHRASE,"I'M JUST AN OLD DRUNK,
  • 00:51:35.804 --> 00:51:36.539
  • "I'M JUST AN OLD DRUNK,AN OLD, REPENTED--
  • 00:51:36.539 --> 00:51:37.039
  • AN OLD, REPENTED--YOU KNOW, AN OLD,
  • 00:51:37.039 --> 00:51:38.107
  • YOU KNOW, AN OLD,CONVERTED DRUNK."
  • 00:51:38.107 --> 00:51:39.141
  • CONVERTED DRUNK."BY THE TIME I WAS 20,
  • 00:51:39.141 --> 00:51:40.176
  • BY THE TIME I WAS 20,I COULD GO THROUGH A
  • 00:51:40.176 --> 00:51:41.310
  • I COULD GO THROUGH ASIX-PACK EVERY NIGHT
  • 00:51:41.310 --> 00:51:44.613
  • SIX-PACK EVERY NIGHTAND NOT FEEL IT.
  • 00:51:44.613 --> 00:51:45.714
  • AND NOT FEEL IT.I WAS SO-- I MEAN, I WAS
  • 00:51:45.714 --> 00:51:47.983
  • I WAS SO-- I MEAN, I WASON THE WAY TO ALCOHOLISM,
  • 00:51:47.983 --> 00:51:49.218
  • ON THE WAY TO ALCOHOLISM,AND, YET THE LORD CALLED
  • 00:51:49.218 --> 00:51:50.853
  • AND, YET THE LORD CALLEDME AND SAVED ME AND
  • 00:51:50.853 --> 00:51:52.388
  • ME AND SAVED ME ANDFORGAVE ME.
  • 00:51:52.388 --> 00:51:54.190
  • FORGAVE ME.AND I TOLD DENALYN, ON THE
  • 00:51:54.190 --> 00:51:55.858
  • AND I TOLD DENALYN, ON THECAR, I SAID, "CAN YOU
  • 00:51:55.858 --> 00:51:56.592
  • CAR, I SAID, "CAN YOUBELIEVE GOD LETS ME GO
  • 00:51:56.592 --> 00:51:57.126
  • BELIEVE GOD LETS ME GODO THIS?"
  • 00:51:57.126 --> 00:51:58.093
  • DO THIS?"ISN'T THAT A BEAUTIFUL
  • 00:51:58.093 --> 00:51:59.094
  • ISN'T THAT A BEAUTIFULPROMISE THAT GOD WOULD USE
  • 00:51:59.094 --> 00:52:01.764
  • PROMISE THAT GOD WOULD USEJUST REGULAR OLE FOLK?
  • 00:52:01.764 --> 00:52:03.465
  • JUST REGULAR OLE FOLK?AND I WAS AS PRODIGAL AS
  • 00:52:03.465 --> 00:52:05.768
  • AND I WAS AS PRODIGAL ASTHEY COME.
  • 00:52:05.768 --> 00:52:06.302
  • THEY COME.I SMELLED JUST LIKE THE
  • 00:52:06.302 --> 00:52:07.269
  • I SMELLED JUST LIKE THEPIGS IN THE PIGPEN.
  • 00:52:07.269 --> 00:52:07.937
  • PIGS IN THE PIGPEN.I'VE BEEN RAISED TO--
  • 00:52:07.937 --> 00:52:08.637
  • I'VE BEEN RAISED TO--- LAURIE: I JUST CAN'T
  • 00:52:08.637 --> 00:52:10.005
  • - LAURIE: I JUST CAN'TBELIEVE THAT.
  • 00:52:10.005 --> 00:52:10.573
  • BELIEVE THAT.- MAX: -- TO KNOW BETTER.
  • 00:52:10.573 --> 00:52:11.507
  • - MAX: -- TO KNOW BETTER.I WAS RAISED TO KNOW
  • 00:52:11.507 --> 00:52:12.208
  • I WAS RAISED TO KNOWBETTER, AND I JUST TURNED
  • 00:52:12.208 --> 00:52:14.310
  • BETTER, AND I JUST TURNEDMY BACK ON HIM, AND I
  • 00:52:14.310 --> 00:52:18.781
  • MY BACK ON HIM, AND IWALKED AWAY, AND, YET HE STILL--
  • 00:52:18.781 --> 00:52:19.648
  • WALKED AWAY, AND, YET HE STILL--HIS GRACE IS SO ABUNDANT,
  • 00:52:19.648 --> 00:52:20.549
  • HIS GRACE IS SO ABUNDANT,AND HIS HOLY SPIRIT IS--
  • 00:52:20.549 --> 00:52:21.116
  • AND HIS HOLY SPIRIT IS--- MATT: YOU'RE NOT MAKIN'
  • 00:52:21.116 --> 00:52:21.584
  • - MATT: YOU'RE NOT MAKIN'THAT UP, ARE YOU?
  • 00:52:21.584 --> 00:52:22.384
  • THAT UP, ARE YOU?- MAX: I'M NOT.
  • 00:52:22.384 --> 00:52:23.018
  • - MAX: I'M NOT.I'VE GOT SOME HIGH SCHOOL
  • 00:52:23.018 --> 00:52:24.753
  • I'VE GOT SOME HIGH SCHOOLBUDDIES.
  • 00:52:24.753 --> 00:52:26.288
  • BUDDIES.I COULD LINE 'EM UP.
  • 00:52:26.288 --> 00:52:27.423
  • I COULD LINE 'EM UP.I COULD LINE 'EM UP, AND
  • 00:52:27.423 --> 00:52:28.757
  • I COULD LINE 'EM UP, ANDTHEY WOULD GIVE YOU ONE
  • 00:52:28.757 --> 00:52:29.925
  • THEY WOULD GIVE YOU ONESTORY AFTER ANOTHER.
  • 00:52:29.925 --> 00:52:30.826
  • STORY AFTER ANOTHER.- LAURIE: I'M SURE WE
  • 00:52:30.826 --> 00:52:31.460
  • - LAURIE: I'M SURE WEHAVE A FEW BUDDIES TOO.
  • 00:52:31.460 --> 00:52:33.262
  • HAVE A FEW BUDDIES TOO.[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:52:33.262 --> 00:52:33.796
  • [LAUGHTER]- MATT: DID YOU-- AM I
  • 00:52:33.796 --> 00:52:34.530
  • - MATT: DID YOU-- AM IQUOTING YOU?
  • 00:52:34.530 --> 00:52:35.764
  • QUOTING YOU?"HI, I'M MAX LUCADO, AND I
  • 00:52:35.764 --> 00:52:37.299
  • "HI, I'M MAX LUCADO, AND ILOVE BEER"?
  • 00:52:37.299 --> 00:52:38.000
  • LOVE BEER"?- MAX: YEAH.
  • 00:52:38.000 --> 00:52:38.534
  • - MAX: YEAH.- MATT: YOU SAID THAT?
  • 00:52:38.534 --> 00:52:38.968
  • - MATT: YOU SAID THAT?- MAX: YEAH, I DO.
  • 00:52:38.968 --> 00:52:39.802
  • - MAX: YEAH, I DO.I MEAN, YEAH.
  • 00:52:39.802 --> 00:52:40.836
  • I MEAN, YEAH.I DEVELOPED A-- ME AND
  • 00:52:40.836 --> 00:52:43.405
  • I DEVELOPED A-- ME ANDADOLPH COORS--
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  • ADOLPH COORS--[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]-- PRETTY GOOD BUDDIES.
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  • -- PRETTY GOOD BUDDIES.PRETTY GOOD BUDDIES.
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  • PRETTY GOOD BUDDIES.AND, YOU KNOW, I MEAN,
  • 00:52:49.245 --> 00:52:51.347
  • AND, YOU KNOW, I MEAN,I'M NOT-- I STILL LIKE BEER.
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  • I'M NOT-- I STILL LIKE BEER.I DON'T LIKE WHAT BEER
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  • I DON'T LIKE WHAT BEERDOES TO ME, AND THAT'S WHY
  • 00:52:53.482 --> 00:52:54.783
  • DOES TO ME, AND THAT'S WHYI'VE HAD TO GUARD IT MY
  • 00:52:54.783 --> 00:52:56.085
  • I'VE HAD TO GUARD IT MYWHOLE LIFE, YOU KNOW.
  • 00:52:56.085 --> 00:52:57.987
  • WHOLE LIFE, YOU KNOW.I COME FROM A FAMILY THAT
  • 00:52:57.987 --> 00:53:01.290
  • I COME FROM A FAMILY THATFAMILY TREE IS THE BLIGHT
  • 00:53:01.290 --> 00:53:02.291
  • FAMILY TREE IS THE BLIGHTOF ALCOHOLISM ON IT, SO WE
  • 00:53:02.291 --> 00:53:05.194
  • OF ALCOHOLISM ON IT, SO WEHAVE TO BE CAREFUL.
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  • HAVE TO BE CAREFUL.BUT I JUST-- WHEN I CAME
  • 00:53:07.930 --> 00:53:10.833
  • BUT I JUST-- WHEN I CAMETO CHRIST AT THE AGE
  • 00:53:10.833 --> 00:53:13.502
  • TO CHRIST AT THE AGEOF 20, IT WASN'T THE
  • 00:53:13.502 --> 00:53:15.971
  • OF 20, IT WASN'T THEBELIEF THAT JESUS WAS
  • 00:53:15.971 --> 00:53:17.239
  • BELIEF THAT JESUS WASRISEN FROM THE DEAD.
  • 00:53:17.239 --> 00:53:18.641
  • RISEN FROM THE DEAD.I COULD BELIEVE THAT.
  • 00:53:18.641 --> 00:53:20.576
  • I COULD BELIEVE THAT.SOMEHOW THE RESURRECTION
  • 00:53:20.576 --> 00:53:21.944
  • SOMEHOW THE RESURRECTIONWAS NOT HARD FOR ME TO
  • 00:53:21.944 --> 00:53:22.478
  • WAS NOT HARD FOR ME TOBELIEVE.
  • 00:53:22.478 --> 00:53:23.679
  • BELIEVE.I JUST COULDN'T BELIEVE
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  • I JUST COULDN'T BELIEVEGOD COULD FORGIVE AN OLE
  • 00:53:24.647 --> 00:53:26.215
  • GOD COULD FORGIVE AN OLEJERK LIKE ME.
  • 00:53:26.215 --> 00:53:28.717
  • JERK LIKE ME.I MEAN, THOSE OF YOU WHO
  • 00:53:28.717 --> 00:53:29.752
  • I MEAN, THOSE OF YOU WHOHAVE DAUGHTERS,
  • 00:53:29.752 --> 00:53:30.552
  • HAVE DAUGHTERS,YOU WOULD NOT HAVE WANTED
  • 00:53:30.552 --> 00:53:31.620
  • YOU WOULD NOT HAVE WANTEDYOUR DAUGHTER TO GO OUT
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  • YOUR DAUGHTER TO GO OUTWITH ME.
  • 00:53:32.421 --> 00:53:33.422
  • WITH ME.I WAS NOT TRUSTWORTHY.
  • 00:53:33.422 --> 00:53:34.823
  • I WAS NOT TRUSTWORTHY.I WAS A BRAWLER.
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  • I WAS A BRAWLER.I WAS JUST A MESS.
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  • I WAS JUST A MESS.BUT HE CALLED ME AND BY
  • 00:53:37.826 --> 00:53:40.095
  • BUT HE CALLED ME AND BYTHE PREACHING OF A MAN WHO
  • 00:53:40.095 --> 00:53:41.764
  • THE PREACHING OF A MAN WHOATTENDS OUR CHURCH TO THIS
  • 00:53:41.764 --> 00:53:42.464
  • ATTENDS OUR CHURCH TO THISDAY-- ISN'T THAT
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  • DAY-- ISN'T THATSOMETHIN'?
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  • SOMETHIN'?-- LYNN ANDERSON, GOD
  • 00:53:44.466 --> 00:53:46.001
  • -- LYNN ANDERSON, GODBLESS HIM, AND THE
  • 00:53:46.001 --> 00:53:46.568
  • BLESS HIM, AND THEINFLUENCE OF A GOOD FRIEND
  • 00:53:46.568 --> 00:53:47.703
  • INFLUENCE OF A GOOD FRIENDSTEVE GREEN.
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  • STEVE GREEN.STEVE TOOK ME TO CHURCH,
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  • STEVE TOOK ME TO CHURCH,AND LYNN ANDERSON PREACHED
  • 00:53:50.406 --> 00:53:51.507
  • AND LYNN ANDERSON PREACHEDTHE GOSPEL, AND I COULD
  • 00:53:51.507 --> 00:53:53.375
  • THE GOSPEL, AND I COULDTAKE YA TO THAT LITTLE
  • 00:53:53.375 --> 00:53:54.810
  • TAKE YA TO THAT LITTLECHURCH IN WEST TEXAS,
  • 00:53:54.810 --> 00:53:56.845
  • CHURCH IN WEST TEXAS,IF THAT BUILDING IS STILL
  • 00:53:56.845 --> 00:53:57.746
  • IF THAT BUILDING IS STILLTHERE, AND SHOW YOU WHERE
  • 00:53:57.746 --> 00:53:58.380
  • THERE, AND SHOW YOU WHEREI WAS SITTING WHEN CHRIST
  • 00:53:58.380 --> 00:53:59.715
  • I WAS SITTING WHEN CHRISTGOT AHOLD OF ME.
  • 00:53:59.715 --> 00:54:00.816
  • GOT AHOLD OF ME.- MATT: IN THE LAST ONE
  • 00:54:00.816 --> 00:54:02.384
  • - MATT: IN THE LAST ONEMINUTE, THAT MEANS THAT
  • 00:54:02.384 --> 00:54:03.252
  • MINUTE, THAT MEANS THATYOU BUILT YOUR LIFE ON THE
  • 00:54:03.252 --> 00:54:05.888
  • YOU BUILT YOUR LIFE ON THEPROMISES OF GOD.
  • 00:54:05.888 --> 00:54:06.989
  • PROMISES OF GOD.YOU HAD TO DO IT.
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  • YOU HAD TO DO IT.- MAX: HAD TO DO IT.
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  • - MAX: HAD TO DO IT.- MATT: THIS IS SOMETHING
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  • - MATT: THIS IS SOMETHINGTHAT ISN'T JUST SOMETHING
  • 00:54:10.492 --> 00:54:11.760
  • THAT ISN'T JUST SOMETHINGYOU WROTE.
  • 00:54:11.760 --> 00:54:12.428
  • YOU WROTE.- MAX: I'VE DONE IT;
  • 00:54:12.428 --> 00:54:13.228
  • - MAX: I'VE DONE IT;I'VE DONE IT.
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  • I'VE DONE IT.- MATT: THIS IS WHAT
  • 00:54:13.862 --> 00:54:14.530
  • - MATT: THIS IS WHATYOU'VE DONE.
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  • YOU'VE DONE.- MAX: AND I'M A LIVING
  • 00:54:15.030 --> 00:54:15.864
  • - MAX: AND I'M A LIVINGTESTIMONY TO HIS GOODNESS,
  • 00:54:15.864 --> 00:54:16.432
  • TESTIMONY TO HIS GOODNESS,REALLY.
  • 00:54:16.432 --> 00:54:17.166
  • REALLY.I'M A LIVING TESTIMONY TO
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  • I'M A LIVING TESTIMONY TOHIS AMAZING GRACE--
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  • HIS AMAZING GRACE--- LAURIE: HEAR, HEAR.
  • 00:54:20.703 --> 00:54:21.303
  • - LAURIE: HEAR, HEAR.- MAX: -- BY HIS GOODNESS;
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  • - MAX: -- BY HIS GOODNESS;BY HIS GOODNESS.
  • 00:54:22.938 --> 00:54:23.572
  • BY HIS GOODNESS.- LAURIE: WITNESS OF THE
  • 00:54:23.572 --> 00:54:25.574
  • - LAURIE: WITNESS OF THEGOODNESS OF GOD.
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  • GOODNESS OF GOD.- MAX: AMEN, AMEN.
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  • - MAX: AMEN, AMEN.- MATT: YOU LOOK AT
  • 00:54:26.575 --> 00:54:27.109
  • - MATT: YOU LOOK ATTHIS GUY.
  • 00:54:27.109 --> 00:54:27.743
  • THIS GUY.YOU CAN'T EVEN HARDLY
  • 00:54:27.743 --> 00:54:28.644
  • YOU CAN'T EVEN HARDLYBELIEVE HIM.
  • 00:54:28.644 --> 00:54:29.178
  • BELIEVE HIM.- LAURIE: I JUST CAN'T
  • 00:54:29.178 --> 00:54:29.611
  • - LAURIE: I JUST CAN'TLOVE HIM ANY MORE.
  • 00:54:29.611 --> 00:54:31.547
  • LOVE HIM ANY MORE.- MATT: I HOPE YOU AREN'T
  • 00:54:31.547 --> 00:54:35.150
  • - MATT: I HOPE YOU AREN'TMAKIN' THAT STORY UP
  • 00:54:35.150 --> 00:54:36.852
  • MAKIN' THAT STORY UPBECAUSE IT'S SERIOUSLY
  • 00:54:36.852 --> 00:54:38.020
  • BECAUSE IT'S SERIOUSLYHARD TO BELIEVE, YOU KNOW?
  • 00:54:38.020 --> 00:54:40.089
  • HARD TO BELIEVE, YOU KNOW?- MAX: WELL, LET ME LINE UP--
  • 00:54:40.089 --> 00:54:41.223
  • - MAX: WELL, LET ME LINE UP--I'LL CALL UP A FEW OF MY
  • 00:54:41.223 --> 00:54:42.424
  • I'LL CALL UP A FEW OF MYHIGH SCHOOL BUDDIES.
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  • HIGH SCHOOL BUDDIES.[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]THEY'LL TELL YA HOW WE GOT
  • 00:54:44.026 --> 00:54:45.928
  • THEY'LL TELL YA HOW WE GOTCHASED OUT OF A COUNTY ONE
  • 00:54:45.928 --> 00:54:47.996
  • CHASED OUT OF A COUNTY ONENIGHT FOR TOO MUCH BEER,
  • 00:54:47.996 --> 00:54:48.697
  • NIGHT FOR TOO MUCH BEER,AND THE HIGHWAY PATROLMAN
  • 00:54:48.697 --> 00:54:49.965
  • AND THE HIGHWAY PATROLMANWAS KIND ENOUGH TO SAY,
  • 00:54:49.965 --> 00:54:50.999
  • WAS KIND ENOUGH TO SAY,"YOU BOYS BETTER GET." I
  • 00:54:50.999 --> 00:54:51.500
  • "YOU BOYS BETTER GET." IMEAN, THERE'S SO MANY
  • 00:54:51.500 --> 00:54:52.534
  • MEAN, THERE'S SO MANYTIMES I COULD'VE SPENT THE
  • 00:54:52.534 --> 00:54:53.669
  • TIMES I COULD'VE SPENT THENIGHT IN JAIL.
  • 00:54:53.669 --> 00:54:54.336
  • NIGHT IN JAIL.I COULD'VE HAD A
  • 00:54:54.336 --> 00:54:55.003
  • I COULD'VE HAD ACAR WRECK.
  • 00:54:55.003 --> 00:54:55.738
  • CAR WRECK.I MEAN, I COULD'VE HURT
  • 00:54:55.738 --> 00:54:56.238
  • I MEAN, I COULD'VE HURTPEOPLE.
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  • PEOPLE.THE LORD'S HAND OF
  • 00:54:57.272 --> 00:54:58.273
  • THE LORD'S HAND OFPROTECTION WAS ON ME.
  • 00:54:58.273 --> 00:54:59.775
  • PROTECTION WAS ON ME.HE WAS GOOD TO ME, AND HE
  • 00:54:59.775 --> 00:55:02.177
  • HE WAS GOOD TO ME, AND HEHAS BEEN; HE HAS BEEN.
  • 00:55:02.177 --> 00:55:03.479
  • HAS BEEN; HE HAS BEEN.[MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC]- MATT: "UNSHAKABLE HOPE:
  • 00:55:04.446 --> 00:55:05.781
  • - MATT: "UNSHAKABLE HOPE:BUILDING OUR LIVES ON THE
  • 00:55:05.781 --> 00:55:06.982
  • BUILDING OUR LIVES ON THEPROMISES OF GOD."
  • 00:55:06.982 --> 00:55:08.784
  • PROMISES OF GOD."WE ALL NEED THIS.
  • 00:55:08.784 --> 00:55:11.019
  • WE ALL NEED THIS.THE RESOURCES THAT YOU'VE
  • 00:55:11.019 --> 00:55:12.688
  • THE RESOURCES THAT YOU'VEDONE, MAX, THANK YOU FOR
  • 00:55:12.688 --> 00:55:13.322
  • DONE, MAX, THANK YOU FORDOING THIS.
  • 00:55:13.322 --> 00:55:15.190
  • DOING THIS.THEY'RE AVAILABLE.
  • 00:55:15.190 --> 00:55:16.358
  • THEY'RE AVAILABLE.WE'LL SEE YA NEXT TIME.
  • 00:55:16.358 --> 00:55:20.162
  • WE'LL SEE YA NEXT TIME.BYE-BYE.
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