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  • - MATT CROUCH: YOU MADE IT
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  • TO ISRAEL.
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  • ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
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  • - LAURIE CROUCH: JESUS IS
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  • HERE WITH US.
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  • - JOSEPH PRINCE: YOU ARE
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  • RIGHT WHERE THE GOSPEL OF
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  • GRACE WENT FORTH 2.000
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  • YEARS AGO.
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  • - MALE: A MAN WAS RAISED
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  • FROM THE DEAD AND APPEARED
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  • TO WITNESSES, AND TO BE
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  • ABLE TO SAY THAT THIS IS
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  • THE PLACE WHERE THAT
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  • HAPPENED, STRENGTHENS
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  • THE CLAIM.
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  • - JOHN HAGEE: THE LAND OF
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  • ISRAEL IS WHERE JESUS CHRIST
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  • IS GOING TO SET UP HIS ETERNAL
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  • KINGDOM THAT SHALL NEVER END.
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  • - MALE: THE STATE OF
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  • ISRAEL WOULD NEVER HAVE
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  • BEEN BIRTHED IF IT WASN'T
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  • FOR CHRISTIAN ZIONISTS.
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  • - MALE: WE'RE HERE, RIGHT
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  • AT THE BORDER CROSSING
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  • BETWEEN ISRAEL AND SYRIA.
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  • - MALE: WE'RE SAVING LIFE
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  • DAY BY DAY, NIGHT BY NIGHT.
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  • - PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP:
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  • THE UNITED STATES WILL
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  • ALWAYS BE A GREAT
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  • FRIEND OF ISRAEL.
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  • - BENJAMIN NETANYAHU: THE
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  • GREATEST ALLIES, AND THEY
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  • COME THROUGH EVERY
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  • SINGLE TIME.
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  • - JOHN HAGEE: GOD HEARD THE
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  • PRAYERS, AND HE MOVED ON
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  • THE HEART OF OUR PRESIDENT
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  • TO BLESS ISRAEL.
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  • - MATT: EVERYONE SAID,
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  • "AMEN," REALLY LOUD, "AMEN."
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  • - ALL: "AMEN"
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  • - MALE: THINK ABOUT THIS.
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  • IT ALL STARTED RIGHT HERE.
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  • - MALE ANNOUNCER: TONIGHT
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  • ON "PRAISE," A STATE OF
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  • FAITH SPECIAL FROM THE
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  • EPICENTER OF CHRISTIANITY
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  • IN THE LAND WHERE
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  • JESUS WALKED,
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  • "THE STATE OF
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - MALE NARRATOR: TWO THOUSAND
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  • YEARS AGO, ON A HILLTOP
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  • IN JERUSALEM,
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  • JESUS'S WORK ON EARTH WAS
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  • FULFILLED, BUT OUR
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  • SPIRITUAL HISTORY WAS ONLY
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  • JUST BEGINNING.
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - NARRATOR: THE APOSTLES
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  • WERE COMMISSIONED TO
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  • TAKE THE MESSAGE OF
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  • SALVATION FROM JERUSALEM,
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  • TO JUDEA AND SAMARIA, AND
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  • THE ENDS OF THE EARTH,
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  • GUIDED BY THEIR FAITH AND A
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  • PROMISE THAT CHRIST WOULD
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  • BE WITH THEM ALWAYS, EVEN
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  • TO THE END OF THE AGE.
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - NARRATOR: JAMES, SON OF
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  • ALPHAEUS, REMAINED IN
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  • THE HOLY CITY OF JERUSALEM.
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  • JOHN TRAVERSED THE
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  • ROMAN EMPIRE.
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  • ANDREW TRAVELED TO GREECE;
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  • PETER, TO ANTIOCH.
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  • PAUL WENT TO ASIA MINOR,
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  • GREECE, ROME, AND THE
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  • MEDITERRANEAN ISLANDS;
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  • SIMON AND JUDE, TO MODERN
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  • DAY IRAN; AND THOMAS, TO
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  • THE FAR EAST.
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  • THIS IS THE STORY OF
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  • OUR FAITH.
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  • IT IS A STORY THAT WE
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  • CONTINUE TODAY, AND IT
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  • BEGAN IN THE HOLY LAND OF
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  • ISRAEL.
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - NARRATOR: TODAY, ISRAEL
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  • IS A FAR CRY FROM THE
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  • ANCIENT LAND WE READ ABOUT
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  • IN THE BIBLE,
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  • BUT THE LORD'S PURPOSES ARE
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  • NO LESS APPARENT IN THE
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  • MODERN AGE.
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  • HERE, HE IS ABLE TO
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  • ACCOMPLISH SPIRITUAL FEATS
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  • LIKE NO OTHER PLACE
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  • ON EARTH.
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - NARRATOR: "IN THAT DAY,
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  • THERE WILL BE A HIGHWAY FROM
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  • EGYPT TO ASSYRIA, AND
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  • THE ASSYRIANS WILL COME
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  • TO EGYPT--"
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  • - NARRATOR: -- "AND THE
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  • EGYPTIANS TO ASSYRIA, AND
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  • THE EGYPTIANS WILL WORSHIP
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  • WITH THE ASSYRIANS."
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  • - NARRATOR: "IN THAT DAY
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  • ISRAEL WILL BE THIRD, ALONG
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  • WITH EGYPT AND ASSYRIA,
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  • A BLESSING IN THE MIDST OF
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  • THE EARTH--"
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  • - NARRATOR: -- "FOR THE LORD
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  • HAS BLESSED, SAYING--"
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  • - ALL: -- "BLESSED BE
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  • EGYPT MY PEOPLE,
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  • AND ASSYRIA, MY
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  • HANDIWORK, AND ISRAEL MY
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  • INHERITANCE."
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - DAVID PILEGGI: MY NAME IS
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  • DAVID PILEGGI.
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  • I'M THE RECTOR HERE AT CHRIST
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  • CHURCH IN JERUSALEM.
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  • IT'S AN EVANGELICAL
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  • ANGLICAN CHURCH.
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  • I'VE KNOWN MICHAEL AND OMAR
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  • FOR MANY YEARS, AND I'VE
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  • WATCHED THEM BEING THROWN
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  • OUT OF ONE MIDDLE EASTERN
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  • COUNTRY AFTER ANOTHER.
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  • IT'S ACTUALLY A SHAME THAT
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  • THEIR MINISTRY HAS BEEN
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  • CLOSED DOWN IN THE NUMBER
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  • OF COUNTRIES AROUND US.
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  • THEY HAVE AN INCREDIBLE
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  • AMOUNT OF COURAGE.
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  • THEY HAVE 50 YEARS BETWEEN
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  • THEM OF WORKING IN THE
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  • MIDDLE EAST, CHURCH
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  • PLANTING, DISCIPLING.
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  • THESE THINGS HAVE BEEN VERY
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  • ESSENTIAL IN THE LIVES OF
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  • THE MUSLIM-BACKGROUND
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  • BELIEVERS.
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  • - MICHAEL KEREM: THE
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  • MIDDLE EAST, IN A WAY,
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  • REPRESENTS A CONVERGENCE OF
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  • CULTURES AND FAITHS AND
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  • HISTORIES THAT POTENTIALLY,
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  • YOU KNOW, COULD BE
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  • SOMETHING THAT'S GOOD BUT
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  • HAS TURNED OUT TO BE
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  • SOMETHING THAT'S VERY, IN A
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  • SENSE, ALMOST VOLATILE AND,
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  • YOU KNOW, AND CENTERED ON A
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  • PLACE OF CONFLICT.
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  • [MUSIC]
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  • - MICHAEL: NOW, IF YOU LOOK
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  • AT ASSYRIA, YOU HAVE TO
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  • SAY THAT ANCIENT ASSYRIA
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  • REALLY CENTERS ON THE CAPITAL
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  • CITY, WHICH, AT THAT TIME,
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  • WAS NINEVEH, AND
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  • IF YOU TAKE ANCIENT
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  • NINEVEH, AND YOU STICK IT
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  • ON A MODERN MAP, WHERE DO
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  • YOU GET IT?
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  • YOU GET IT IN THE MIDDLE OF
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  • NORTHERN IRAQ OR RIGHT NEXT
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  • TO MODERN MOSUL.
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  • THE CONTEXT OF ISAIAH 19,
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  • IS VERY SIMILAR TODAY IN
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  • THAT IT'S KIND OF DEFINED
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  • BY THESE, YOU KNOW, THESE
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  • NATIONS THAT ARE AT WAR
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  • WITH ONE ANOTHER AND THIS
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  • AGE-OLD ADAGE THAT
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  • BASICALLY SAYS, "THE ENEMY
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  • OF MY ENEMY IS MY FRIEND."
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  • IN OTHER WORDS, ALL
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  • ALLIANCES THAT ARE MADE IN
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  • THE MIDDLE EAST ARE BASED
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  • ON COMMON ENEMIES, NOT ON
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  • COMMON BELIEFS OR VISIONS,
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  • OR FAITHS.
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  • I SAW ON THE ISAIAH 19
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  • HIGHWAY THAT, ULTIMATELY,
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  • OUR CALL WAS TO INVITE
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  • ISHMAEL BACK INTO THE HOUSE
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  • WITH ISAAC.
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  • AT THE SAME TIME, WE
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  • REALIZED THAT, YOU KNOW,
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  • THERE WAS A CHANGE GOING ON
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  • IN THE REST OF THE MIDDLE
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  • EAST, THAT THE MUSLIM WORLD
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  • WAS CHANGING, THAT MUSLIMS
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  • IN IRAN, IN EGYPT, IN
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  • TURKEY, IN JORDAN, WERE
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  • COMING TO FAITH IN YESHUA
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  • AS THEIR "AL-MASIH," AS
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  • THEIR MESSIAH.
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  • - ROBERT OMAR SAKR: SO AS
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  • THEY'RE READING ABOUT
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  • ISRAEL AND THEY READ, "I
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  • WILL BLESS THOSE THAT BLESS
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  • ISRAEL; I WILL CURSE THOSE
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  • THAT CURSE ISRAEL," THEY
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  • REALIZE, "OH, MY GOODNESS,
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  • THEY'RE NOT OUR ENEMIES.
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  • IN FACT, WE SHOULD BE
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  • BLESSING THEM." AND THEN
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  • THERE'S A DESIRE TO MEET
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  • THEIR COUNTERPARTS,
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  • TO VISIT THE LAND WHERE THEIR
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  • SAVIOR WAS BORN AND WHERE
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  • HE WAS CRUCIFIED AND WHERE
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  • HE ROSE AGAIN FROM THE
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  • DEAD, AND WHERE HE'S
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  • COMIN' BACK TO.
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  • - MICHAEL: "WE WANNA GO
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  • VISIT OUR MESSIANIC JEWISH
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  • BROTHERS IN ISRAEL.
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  • HOW CAN WE GET THERE?"
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  • AND WE REALIZED THERE WAS A
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  • GROWING MOVEMENT AMONG
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  • MUSLIM-BACKGROUND BELIEVERS,
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  • WHO WANTED TO COME TO ISRAEL,
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  • AND THAT WAS THE FRAMEWORK
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  • THAT WE STARTED OPERATING
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  • IN, BUILDING THIS HIGHWAY.
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  • - MICHAEL: FATHER, IN THE
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  • NAME YESHUA, WE THANK YOU
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  • FOR THE OPPORTUNITY AGAIN
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  • TO BE HERE AND TO
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  • JOIN TOGETHER.
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  • YOU'RE BRINGING HOPE,
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  • FAITH, AND LOVE TO THE
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  • MIDDLE EAST, GOD.
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  • LORD, WE THANK YOU THAT YOU
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  • ARE BUILDING A HIGHWAY AND,
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  • LORD, THAT YOU'RE CALLING
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  • US TO PARTNER WITH IT, YOU,
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  • AND THEN, BUT, LORD, BEFORE
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  • ALL THAT, LORD GOD, YOU'RE
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  • WANTING TO DO SOMETHING IN
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  • OUR HEARTS DURING THIS TIME
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  • THAT, LORD, WE WILL STEP
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  • OUT BOLDLY, GOD, THAT WE
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  • WILL DECLARE COURAGEOUSLY,
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  • GOD.
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  • - ROBERT: WHEN I TALK
  • 00:07:06.040 --> 00:07:07.280
  • ABOUT A HIGHWAY, I'M
  • 00:07:07.280 --> 00:07:08.270
  • NOT TALKIN' ABOUT A
  • 00:07:08.270 --> 00:07:09.130
  • PHYSICAL HIGHWAY.
  • 00:07:09.130 --> 00:07:09.280
  • I'M TALKIN' ABOUT A HIGHWAY
  • 00:07:09.280 --> 00:07:11.090
  • OF RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN
  • 00:07:11.090 --> 00:07:11.270
  • THE PEOPLES OF THIS REGION.
  • 00:07:11.270 --> 00:07:13.010
  • - MICHAEL: AND SO, WHAT
  • 00:07:13.010 --> 00:07:14.200
  • THAT STARTED WAS, IN 2012,
  • 00:07:14.200 --> 00:07:15.190
  • US BEGINNING A JOURNEY ON
  • 00:07:15.190 --> 00:07:17.130
  • THE HIGHWAY WITH AN
  • 00:07:17.130 --> 00:07:19.100
  • EXPRESSION THAT WE HAVE
  • 00:07:19.100 --> 00:07:20.210
  • CALLED "AT THE CROSSROADS,"
  • 00:07:20.210 --> 00:07:22.120
  • THAT ALLOWS FOR MIDDLE
  • 00:07:22.120 --> 00:07:23.080
  • EASTERNERS TO COME UP
  • 00:07:23.080 --> 00:07:23.250
  • TO JERUSALEM.
  • 00:07:23.250 --> 00:07:25.230
  • - ROBERT: WE BROUGHT THESE
  • 00:07:25.230 --> 00:07:26.290
  • MUSLIM-BACKGROUND BELIEVERS
  • 00:07:26.290 --> 00:07:27.230
  • FROM VARIOUS COUNTRIES,
  • 00:07:27.230 --> 00:07:28.200
  • INCLUDING IRAN.
  • 00:07:28.200 --> 00:07:30.180
  • WE BROUGHT PEOPLE FROM
  • 00:07:30.180 --> 00:07:31.170
  • JORDAN, EGYPT, TURKEY,
  • 00:07:31.170 --> 00:07:32.250
  • KURDISTAN, LEBANON, AND WE
  • 00:07:32.250 --> 00:07:34.150
  • HAD A PARTY.
  • 00:07:35.210 --> 00:07:38.210
  • WE HAD A CELEBRATION--
  • 00:07:38.210 --> 00:07:39.110
  • - FEMALE: HALLELUJAH,
  • 00:07:39.110 --> 00:07:39.280
  • HALLELUJAH.
  • 00:07:40.270 --> 00:07:43.270
  • [ULULATION]
  • 00:07:43.270 --> 00:07:46.080
  • - MICHAEL: -- BUT NOT JUST
  • 00:07:46.080 --> 00:07:47.040
  • TO COME AND VISIT.
  • 00:07:47.040 --> 00:07:48.090
  • IT'S TO FACILITATE A
  • 00:07:48.090 --> 00:07:49.020
  • RELATIONSHIP AND A NETWORK
  • 00:07:49.020 --> 00:07:50.110
  • OF RELATIONSHIPS, AND THEN,
  • 00:07:50.110 --> 00:07:52.030
  • HOPEFULLY, A MOVEMENT THAT
  • 00:07:52.030 --> 00:07:53.080
  • HAS US WORKING TOGETHER,
  • 00:07:53.080 --> 00:07:54.130
  • JEW, GENTILES, ARABS,
  • 00:07:54.160 --> 00:07:57.160
  • CHRISTIANS,
  • 00:07:57.160 --> 00:07:59.010
  • MUSLIM-BACKGROUND
  • 00:07:59.010 --> 00:08:00.120
  • BELIEVERS, THAT SAY, "HEY,
  • 00:08:00.120 --> 00:08:01.200
  • LOOK, IN OUR DIVERSITY, WE
  • 00:08:01.200 --> 00:08:03.050
  • CAN WALK TOGETHER AND
  • 00:08:03.050 --> 00:08:04.170
  • EXPRESS GOD'S GLORY IN A
  • 00:08:04.170 --> 00:08:05.270
  • WAY THAT MAYBE YOU HAVEN'T
  • 00:08:05.270 --> 00:08:07.120
  • SEEN BEFORE."
  • 00:08:07.120 --> 00:08:09.080
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:08:09.090 --> 00:08:12.090
  • - BASMA BESHAY: MY NAME IS
  • 00:08:12.090 --> 00:08:13.210
  • BASMA BESHAY, AND I COME
  • 00:08:13.210 --> 00:08:14.230
  • FROM ALEXANDRIA, EGYPT.
  • 00:08:14.230 --> 00:08:16.250
  • THE AUTHORITIES SHOULDN'T
  • 00:08:16.250 --> 00:08:19.040
  • KNOW THAT I COME TO ISRAEL.
  • 00:08:19.040 --> 00:08:19.240
  • IT'S NOT SAFE.
  • 00:08:20.090 --> 00:08:23.090
  • IF IT'S FOUND OUT, I MIGHT
  • 00:08:23.090 --> 00:08:24.000
  • BE CALLED FOR SOME KIND OF
  • 00:08:24.000 --> 00:08:24.210
  • INTERROGATION.
  • 00:08:24.210 --> 00:08:26.090
  • - "M": IF YOU WANNA CROSS
  • 00:08:26.090 --> 00:08:26.280
  • BORDERS HERE, YOU HAVE TO
  • 00:08:26.280 --> 00:08:29.020
  • BE VERY CAREFUL.
  • 00:08:29.020 --> 00:08:30.070
  • YOU CAN RISK YOUR BUSINESS,
  • 00:08:30.070 --> 00:08:32.050
  • OR YOU CAN RISK YOUR SOCIAL
  • 00:08:32.050 --> 00:08:35.030
  • REPUTATION, OR YOU CAN RISK
  • 00:08:35.030 --> 00:08:36.000
  • YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:08:36.000 --> 00:08:38.120
  • TO RISK EVERYTHING I HAVE
  • 00:08:38.120 --> 00:08:39.150
  • AND DO THIS, I'M NOT COMING
  • 00:08:39.150 --> 00:08:41.130
  • FOR TOURISM, I'M NOT COMING
  • 00:08:41.130 --> 00:08:42.110
  • FOR BUSINESS.
  • 00:08:42.110 --> 00:08:44.010
  • I'M COMING BECAUSE WE'RE
  • 00:08:44.010 --> 00:08:46.030
  • DOING THE BUSINESS OF GOD
  • 00:08:46.030 --> 00:08:46.240
  • AND PRAY FOR THE UNITY OF
  • 00:08:46.240 --> 00:08:48.040
  • THESE NATIONS TOGETHER.
  • 00:08:48.040 --> 00:08:50.230
  • - FABIAN GRECH: I BELIEVE
  • 00:08:50.230 --> 00:08:51.180
  • IT'S VERY IMPORTANT FOR
  • 00:08:51.180 --> 00:08:53.090
  • JEWISH BELIEVERS TO HEAR
  • 00:08:53.090 --> 00:08:54.150
  • WHAT GOD IS DOING IN
  • 00:08:54.150 --> 00:08:55.010
  • COUNTRIES LIKE IRAQ.
  • 00:08:55.010 --> 00:08:55.270
  • BY BRINGING IRAQI BELIEVERS
  • 00:08:55.270 --> 00:08:57.150
  • HERE-- THAT LOVES GROWS,
  • 00:09:00.170 --> 00:09:03.170
  • AND THEY GO BACK TO IRAQ
  • 00:09:03.170 --> 00:09:04.110
  • WITH THIS LOVE FOR ISRAEL,
  • 00:09:04.110 --> 00:09:05.160
  • FOR GOD'S PURPOSES FOR
  • 00:09:05.160 --> 00:09:07.180
  • ISRAEL AND FOR THE JEWISH
  • 00:09:07.180 --> 00:09:08.200
  • - ENDER PEKER: [SPEAKING
  • 00:09:11.120 --> 00:09:12.250
  • IT'S MORE THAN JUST
  • 00:09:24.150 --> 00:09:25.250
  • A BUNCH OF PEOPLE WHO GET
  • 00:09:25.250 --> 00:09:26.140
  • TOGETHER AND WORSHIP.
  • 00:09:26.140 --> 00:09:28.040
  • WE REALLY WANT TO SEE
  • 00:09:28.040 --> 00:09:28.290
  • ACTION, VERY PRACTICAL
  • 00:09:28.290 --> 00:09:29.290
  • ACTION.
  • 00:09:29.290 --> 00:09:31.020
  • WE'VE BEEN ABLE TO
  • 00:09:31.020 --> 00:09:31.200
  • ENCOURAGE EACH OTHER TO DO
  • 00:09:31.200 --> 00:09:32.270
  • THOSE THINGS.
  • 00:09:32.270 --> 00:09:34.020
  • - GREG RIDDLE: THE CYPRUS
  • 00:09:34.020 --> 00:09:35.050
  • 19 IS TO EDUCATE LEADERS ON
  • 00:09:35.050 --> 00:09:37.020
  • THE ISLAND AS TO WHAT THEIR
  • 00:09:37.020 --> 00:09:38.090
  • ROLE IS AND HOW WE CAN SEE
  • 00:09:38.090 --> 00:09:39.080
  • THAT RECONCILIATION HAPPEN
  • 00:09:39.080 --> 00:09:41.140
  • ON THE ISLAND OURSELVES.
  • 00:09:41.140 --> 00:09:43.190
  • SO WE'VE GOT CERTAIN
  • 00:09:43.190 --> 00:09:44.050
  • INITIATIVES WHERE WE'RE
  • 00:09:44.050 --> 00:09:45.240
  • BRINGING NORTH AND SOUTH
  • 00:09:45.240 --> 00:09:46.190
  • BELIEVERS TOGETHER.
  • 00:09:46.190 --> 00:09:48.280
  • - ROBERT: WE'RE TALKING
  • 00:09:48.280 --> 00:09:49.210
  • ABOUT FORMER MUSLIMS,
  • 00:09:49.210 --> 00:09:51.120
  • CYPRIOT TURKS, MEETING WITH
  • 00:09:51.120 --> 00:09:52.140
  • THEIR COUNTERPARTS WHO ARE
  • 00:09:52.140 --> 00:09:53.190
  • ALSO DISCIPLES OF JESUS BUT
  • 00:09:53.190 --> 00:09:55.250
  • WHO HAPPEN TO BE CYPRIOT
  • 00:09:55.250 --> 00:09:56.250
  • GREEKS, SO THEY'RE MEETING
  • 00:09:56.250 --> 00:09:58.030
  • TOGETHER, WORSHIPING
  • 00:09:58.030 --> 00:09:59.170
  • TOGETHER, PRAYING TOGETHER.
  • 00:09:59.170 --> 00:10:00.270
  • - GREG: YEAH, I MEAN, THAT
  • 00:10:00.270 --> 00:10:01.240
  • WAS THE FIRST TIME EVER
  • 00:10:01.240 --> 00:10:02.220
  • THAT WE HAD TURKISH WORSHIP
  • 00:10:02.220 --> 00:10:03.250
  • IN THE SOUTH, WITH PASTORS,
  • 00:10:03.260 --> 00:10:06.260
  • WITH GREEK PASTORS, SO THAT
  • 00:10:06.260 --> 00:10:08.180
  • WAS QUITE A STORY.
  • 00:10:08.180 --> 00:10:11.010
  • - CHARMAINE HEDDING: WE
  • 00:10:11.010 --> 00:10:13.190
  • WORK IN THE NINEVEH PLAINS,
  • 00:10:13.190 --> 00:10:14.250
  • WHERE THE CHRISTIAN
  • 00:10:14.250 --> 00:10:15.150
  • COMMUNITIES WERE EXPELLED,
  • 00:10:15.150 --> 00:10:17.190
  • BUT NOW THEY NEED
  • 00:10:17.190 --> 00:10:19.080
  • TO GO BACK.
  • 00:10:19.080 --> 00:10:20.270
  • HOW DO YOU SUPPORT THESE
  • 00:10:20.270 --> 00:10:21.150
  • FAMILIES TO BE ABLE TO GO
  • 00:10:21.150 --> 00:10:22.080
  • BACK, BE ABLE TO WORK?
  • 00:10:22.080 --> 00:10:23.130
  • AND THIS IS A KEY THING
  • 00:10:23.130 --> 00:10:25.070
  • BECAUSE, IF YOU GO IN AND
  • 00:10:25.070 --> 00:10:26.110
  • YOU DO A BUSINESS HERE, YOU
  • 00:10:26.110 --> 00:10:27.170
  • SUPPORT A FAMILY.
  • 00:10:27.170 --> 00:10:29.060
  • IT'S NOT JUST ONE PERSON.
  • 00:10:29.060 --> 00:10:30.160
  • IT'S SIX OR SEVEN PEOPLE.
  • 00:10:30.160 --> 00:10:32.270
  • - ROBERT: DO YOU DO THIS--
  • 00:10:32.270 --> 00:10:33.200
  • AS AN ISRAELI, DO THEY KNOW
  • 00:10:33.200 --> 00:10:35.040
  • THAT THE SHAI FUND IS
  • 00:10:35.040 --> 00:10:36.010
  • ACTUALLY BASED IN ISRAEL?
  • 00:10:36.010 --> 00:10:37.120
  • - CHARMAINE: THEY DO.
  • 00:10:37.120 --> 00:10:38.070
  • IF YOU HAVE A LOOK AT OUR
  • 00:10:38.070 --> 00:10:39.110
  • LOGO, IT CLEARLY SHOWS WHO
  • 00:10:39.110 --> 00:10:40.050
  • WE ARE.
  • 00:10:40.050 --> 00:10:42.230
  • - ROBERT: OH, YES.
  • 00:10:42.230 --> 00:10:43.130
  • [LAUGHTER]
  • 00:10:43.130 --> 00:10:44.250
  • - CHARMAINE: AND THAT'S
  • 00:10:44.250 --> 00:10:45.180
  • BECAUSE, I BELIEVE, IN THE
  • 00:10:45.180 --> 00:10:46.110
  • ISAIAH 19 HIGHWAY FROM
  • 00:10:46.110 --> 00:10:47.170
  • EGYPT THROUGH ISRAEL,
  • 00:10:47.170 --> 00:10:48.100
  • ACTON TO ASSYRIA,
  • 00:10:49.000 --> 00:10:52.000
  • AS WE CAN HAVE UNITY AND
  • 00:10:52.000 --> 00:10:52.270
  • WE CAN SUPPORT EACH OTHER.
  • 00:10:52.270 --> 00:10:53.200
  • WHAT'S UNUSUAL ABOUT THIS
  • 00:10:53.200 --> 00:10:55.190
  • IS I HAVE SOMEONE FROM
  • 00:10:55.190 --> 00:10:56.270
  • BEIRUT, SOMEONE FROM
  • 00:10:56.270 --> 00:10:58.230
  • TURKEY; I'M FROM ISRAEL,
  • 00:10:59.010 --> 00:11:02.030
  • AND HERE WE ARE TOGETHER,
  • 00:11:02.030 --> 00:11:03.050
  • SITTING AT THE SAME TABLE,
  • 00:11:03.050 --> 00:11:04.110
  • LOOKING AT HOW WE CAN
  • 00:11:04.110 --> 00:11:05.220
  • PRACTICALLY HELP OTHERS ON
  • 00:11:05.220 --> 00:11:07.220
  • THE HIGHWAY.
  • 00:11:07.220 --> 00:11:10.000
  • - JONATHAN MILES: IN THE
  • 00:11:10.000 --> 00:11:10.190
  • ISRAELI MEDICAL CENTER,
  • 00:11:10.190 --> 00:11:11.070
  • THERE IS TREMENDOUS
  • 00:11:11.070 --> 00:11:12.170
  • BLESSING, AND OUR NEIGHBORS
  • 00:11:12.170 --> 00:11:13.080
  • ARE DYING WITH A LACK OF
  • 00:11:13.180 --> 00:11:16.180
  • MEDICAL CARE.
  • 00:11:16.180 --> 00:11:17.150
  • - MALE: SHEVET AHIM IS A
  • 00:11:17.150 --> 00:11:19.080
  • ORGANIZATION THAT BRINGS
  • 00:11:19.080 --> 00:11:20.080
  • CHILDREN FROM THE MIDDLE
  • 00:11:20.080 --> 00:11:22.040
  • EAST TO ISRAEL FOR HEART
  • 00:11:22.040 --> 00:11:24.100
  • SURGERY.
  • 00:11:24.100 --> 00:11:26.120
  • - JONATHAN: ISRAEL WAS
  • 00:11:26.120 --> 00:11:27.090
  • BLESSED IN ORDER TO BE A
  • 00:11:27.090 --> 00:11:28.000
  • BLESSING TO ALL THE NATIONS
  • 00:11:28.000 --> 00:11:29.180
  • OF THE EARTH, TO ALL THE
  • 00:11:29.180 --> 00:11:30.060
  • NATIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST.
  • 00:11:30.060 --> 00:11:31.060
  • THEY COME INTO THE
  • 00:11:31.060 --> 00:11:32.060
  • HOSPITALS HERE, AND THEY
  • 00:11:32.060 --> 00:11:33.290
  • ARE TREATED LIKE THEY'VE
  • 00:11:33.290 --> 00:11:34.240
  • NEVER BEEN TREATED IN
  • 00:11:34.240 --> 00:11:35.170
  • THEIR LIFE.
  • 00:11:35.170 --> 00:11:37.030
  • - MALE: AND THEY'RE COMING
  • 00:11:37.030 --> 00:11:38.030
  • FROM WHERE TO ISRAEL?
  • 00:11:38.030 --> 00:11:39.180
  • - JONATHAN: STARTED FROM
  • 00:11:39.180 --> 00:11:40.200
  • THE GAZA STRIP.
  • 00:11:40.200 --> 00:11:41.040
  • THEY WENT TO GAZA.
  • 00:11:41.040 --> 00:11:42.150
  • WE GO IN THE SYRIAN REFUGEE
  • 00:11:42.150 --> 00:11:43.050
  • CAMPS.
  • 00:11:43.050 --> 00:11:43.240
  • WE GO INTO NORTHERN IRAQ.
  • 00:11:43.240 --> 00:11:46.090
  • WE FIND THE KIDS, AND WE
  • 00:11:46.090 --> 00:11:46.270
  • GET 'EM HERE, AND THEN THE
  • 00:11:46.270 --> 00:11:47.160
  • DOCTORS HERE TREAT EACH
  • 00:11:47.160 --> 00:11:48.040
  • CHILD AS IF HE WERE THE SON
  • 00:11:48.040 --> 00:11:48.280
  • OF THE PRIME MINISTER.
  • 00:11:48.280 --> 00:11:49.290
  • THE FAMILIES ARE AMAZED BY
  • 00:11:49.290 --> 00:11:51.250
  • IT, AND IT'S JUST
  • 00:11:51.250 --> 00:11:53.260
  • UNCONDITIONAL LOVE, AND
  • 00:11:53.260 --> 00:11:54.290
  • SOMEHOW THERE'S A LOT OF
  • 00:11:54.290 --> 00:11:57.010
  • THE GOSPEL IN IT TOO, I
  • 00:11:57.010 --> 00:11:57.250
  • THINK, JUST, THAT EACH ONE
  • 00:11:57.250 --> 00:12:00.210
  • IS LOVED AND VALUED BY OUR
  • 00:12:00.210 --> 00:12:01.160
  • FATHER IN HEAVEN AND,
  • 00:12:01.160 --> 00:12:02.050
  • THEREFORE, SHOULD BE LOVED
  • 00:12:02.050 --> 00:12:03.040
  • AND VALUED BY US.
  • 00:12:03.040 --> 00:12:05.150
  • THESE ARE LITTLE ONES,
  • 00:12:05.150 --> 00:12:06.090
  • BASICALLY, TURNING BLUE AND
  • 00:12:06.090 --> 00:12:07.210
  • DYING BEFORE THE EYES OF
  • 00:12:07.210 --> 00:12:09.230
  • THEIR AGONIZED PARENTS.
  • 00:12:09.230 --> 00:12:11.050
  • NOTHING TO BE DONE
  • 00:12:11.050 --> 00:12:13.030
  • ABOUT IT.
  • 00:12:13.030 --> 00:12:13.180
  • WITH A SURGERY, YOU CAN
  • 00:12:13.180 --> 00:12:15.180
  • HAND THAT CHILD BACK,
  • 00:12:15.180 --> 00:12:16.120
  • FULLY HEALED.
  • 00:12:16.120 --> 00:12:17.060
  • IT'S AS CLOSE TO A MIRACLE
  • 00:12:17.060 --> 00:12:18.200
  • AS MEDICINE CAN TAKE US AND
  • 00:12:18.200 --> 00:12:21.000
  • THE KIND OF THING WHERE YOU
  • 00:12:21.000 --> 00:12:22.250
  • CAN BRING A CHILD FROM
  • 00:12:22.250 --> 00:12:24.010
  • AFAR, HE SPENDS TWO MONTHS
  • 00:12:24.010 --> 00:12:25.040
  • HERE, AND HE COMES, AND HE
  • 00:12:25.040 --> 00:12:25.270
  • LIVES WITH US IN OUR
  • 00:12:25.270 --> 00:12:27.040
  • COMMUNITY, AND BY THE TIME
  • 00:12:27.040 --> 00:12:28.260
  • THEY'RE DONE, WE'VE BECOME
  • 00:12:28.260 --> 00:12:30.010
  • ONE FAMILY LIKE THIS.
  • 00:12:30.010 --> 00:12:30.210
  • WE'VE REJOICED, WE'VE WEPT,
  • 00:12:30.210 --> 00:12:32.140
  • WE'VE PRAYED, AND WE'VE
  • 00:12:32.140 --> 00:12:33.270
  • EATEN TOGETHER, AND SO WE
  • 00:12:33.270 --> 00:12:34.210
  • HAVE FRIENDS ALL OVER THE
  • 00:12:34.210 --> 00:12:37.080
  • MIDDLE EAST NOW, WHO HAVE
  • 00:12:37.080 --> 00:12:38.210
  • BEEN HERE IN ISRAEL AND
  • 00:12:38.210 --> 00:12:40.250
  • HAVE GONE BACK, FOREVER
  • 00:12:40.250 --> 00:12:42.010
  • CHANGED BY WHAT THEY'VE
  • 00:12:42.010 --> 00:12:43.070
  • EXPERIENCED.
  • 00:12:43.070 --> 00:12:44.160
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:12:46.180 --> 00:12:49.180
  • - DAVID: OUR WORLD IS
  • 00:12:49.180 --> 00:12:50.220
  • FULL OF WAR, AND IT'S FULL
  • 00:12:50.220 --> 00:12:51.250
  • OF HATRED, FULL OF RACISM
  • 00:12:51.250 --> 00:12:53.140
  • AND "XENOPHOBIA,"
  • 00:12:53.140 --> 00:12:55.260
  • "HATRED OF OUTSIDERS."
  • 00:12:56.020 --> 00:12:59.020
  • BUT IF RECONCILIATION CAN
  • 00:12:59.020 --> 00:13:00.080
  • HAPPEN HERE IN THE MIDDLE
  • 00:13:00.080 --> 00:13:02.170
  • EAST, WHICH IS A VERY, VERY
  • 00:13:02.170 --> 00:13:04.010
  • DIFFICULT AND VIOLENT AREA,
  • 00:13:04.010 --> 00:13:05.180
  • THEN THE VISION OF ISAIAH 19,
  • 00:13:05.180 --> 00:13:08.110
  • CAN HAPPEN ANYWHERE IN
  • 00:13:08.110 --> 00:13:10.060
  • THE WORLD.
  • 00:13:10.060 --> 00:13:12.100
  • SO WHETHER IT'S LONDON, OR
  • 00:13:12.100 --> 00:13:13.180
  • WHETHER IT'S BEIRUT, OR
  • 00:13:13.180 --> 00:13:15.020
  • WHETHER IT'S KANSAS CITY,
  • 00:13:15.080 --> 00:13:18.080
  • WHERE THERE IS BROKENNESS,
  • 00:13:18.080 --> 00:13:18.270
  • WHERE THERE IS DIVISION,
  • 00:13:18.270 --> 00:13:20.180
  • THERE CAN BE HEALING, AND
  • 00:13:20.180 --> 00:13:22.020
  • THE WORLD IS IN DESPERATE
  • 00:13:22.020 --> 00:13:23.110
  • NEED OF HEALING.
  • 00:13:23.110 --> 00:13:25.050
  • HERE IN THE MIDDLE EAST,
  • 00:13:25.050 --> 00:13:25.280
  • WHERE IT ALL BEGAN, WE HAVE
  • 00:13:25.280 --> 00:13:27.030
  • THE PERFECT OPPORTUNITY TO
  • 00:13:27.030 --> 00:13:28.230
  • OFFER A MODEL AND AN
  • 00:13:28.230 --> 00:13:30.170
  • EXAMPLE TO THE REST OF THE
  • 00:13:30.170 --> 00:13:31.230
  • WORLD.
  • 00:13:31.230 --> 00:13:33.040
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:13:34.030 --> 00:13:37.030
  • - NARRATOR: THERE IS NO DOUBT
  • 00:13:37.030 --> 00:13:37.260
  • THAT GOD IS MOVING MIGHTILY
  • 00:13:37.260 --> 00:13:39.030
  • IN THIS REGION AND FULFILLING
  • 00:13:39.030 --> 00:13:40.150
  • HIS WORD, AND ISRAEL IS
  • 00:13:40.150 --> 00:13:42.150
  • STRIVING NOT ONLY
  • 00:13:42.150 --> 00:13:43.240
  • SPIRITUALLY, BUT PHYSICALLY
  • 00:13:43.240 --> 00:13:45.040
  • TOO.
  • 00:13:45.040 --> 00:13:46.060
  • THE ECONOMY, THE ARTS AND
  • 00:13:46.060 --> 00:13:47.140
  • CULTURE, AND THE MILITARY,
  • 00:13:47.140 --> 00:13:48.190
  • ARE ESTABLISHING ISRAEL AS
  • 00:13:48.190 --> 00:13:50.230
  • A GLOBAL LEADER,
  • 00:13:50.230 --> 00:13:51.230
  • HIGHLIGHTING THE SPECIAL
  • 00:13:51.230 --> 00:13:53.050
  • PLACE ISRAEL HAS IN GOD'S
  • 00:13:53.050 --> 00:13:54.170
  • PLAN OF REDEMPTION.
  • 00:13:54.170 --> 00:13:55.250
  • AFTER 2.000 YEARS, HE
  • 00:13:55.250 --> 00:13:57.130
  • RETURNED THE JEWISH PEOPLE
  • 00:13:57.130 --> 00:13:59.120
  • TO THEIR LAND, AND JUST AS
  • 00:13:59.120 --> 00:14:00.210
  • HE PROMISED IN THE
  • 00:14:00.210 --> 00:14:02.000
  • SCRIPTURES, HE IS
  • 00:14:02.000 --> 00:14:03.030
  • SPRINKLING CLEAN WATER ON
  • 00:14:03.030 --> 00:14:04.270
  • THEM, AND MANY ARE COMING
  • 00:14:04.270 --> 00:14:06.000
  • TO FAITH IN YESHUA, JESUS,
  • 00:14:06.000 --> 00:14:07.050
  • AS THEIR MESSIAH.
  • 00:14:07.050 --> 00:14:09.150
  • - SUZIE: [SPEAKING IN
  • 00:14:14.170 --> 00:14:15.070
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:14:28.200 --> 00:14:31.200
  • - LIMOR: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:14:31.200 --> 00:14:33.140
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:14:35.280 --> 00:14:38.280
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:14:42.110 --> 00:14:45.110
  • - SUZIE'S MOTHER: [SPEAKING
  • 00:14:45.110 --> 00:14:47.150
  • - SUZIE: GROWING UP, IT
  • 00:14:51.170 --> 00:14:52.050
  • WAS IMPORTANT FOR MY DAD TO
  • 00:14:52.050 --> 00:14:52.250
  • MAINTAIN A JEWISH IDENTITY,
  • 00:14:52.250 --> 00:14:54.010
  • SO I REMEMBER GOING TO
  • 00:14:54.010 --> 00:14:54.230
  • SYNAGOGUE EVERY YOM KIPPUR
  • 00:14:54.230 --> 00:14:55.120
  • OR PASSOVER.
  • 00:14:57.230 --> 00:15:00.250
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:15:01.280 --> 00:15:04.280
  • - SUZIE: SO, ACTUALLY, TODAY IS
  • 00:15:04.280 --> 00:15:05.200
  • THE DAY THAT WE FINISH
  • 00:15:05.200 --> 00:15:06.130
  • PASSOVER.
  • 00:15:06.130 --> 00:15:08.180
  • - SUZIE'S FATHER: [SPEAKING IN
  • 00:15:10.130 --> 00:15:11.050
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:15:11.050 --> 00:15:12.090
  • - SUZIE: OKAY.
  • 00:15:12.090 --> 00:15:13.110
  • - SUZIE'S FATHER: [SPEAKING
  • 00:15:13.110 --> 00:15:14.060
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:15:18.190 --> 00:15:19.260
  • - SUZIE: MY SISTER CAME TO
  • 00:15:19.260 --> 00:15:20.160
  • THE LORD.
  • 00:15:20.160 --> 00:15:20.270
  • SHE WAS TRAVELING IN
  • 00:15:20.270 --> 00:15:21.160
  • AUSTRALIA WITH THE MAN
  • 00:15:21.160 --> 00:15:22.280
  • WHO'S TODAY HER HUSBAND.
  • 00:15:22.280 --> 00:15:25.030
  • I REMEMBER, AS A CHILD, NOT
  • 00:15:25.030 --> 00:15:25.290
  • SEEING MY SISTER FOR
  • 00:15:25.290 --> 00:15:27.020
  • - SUZIE'S MOTHER:
  • 00:15:30.210 --> 00:15:31.060
  • [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:15:31.060 --> 00:15:31.280
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:15:31.280 --> 00:15:34.050
  • - SUZIE'S FATHER: [SPEAKING IN
  • 00:15:34.050 --> 00:15:34.270
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:15:37.210 --> 00:15:40.210
  • - SUZIE'S MOTHER: [SPEAKING
  • 00:15:40.210 --> 00:15:41.110
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:15:44.290 --> 00:15:46.030
  • - SUZIE: WHEN I WAS AROUND 25,
  • 00:15:46.030 --> 00:15:47.090
  • I STARTED TRAVELING.
  • 00:15:47.090 --> 00:15:48.110
  • I WAS IN INDIA, I CAN SAY,
  • 00:15:48.110 --> 00:15:50.090
  • IN THE MIDST OF MY
  • 00:15:50.090 --> 00:15:50.280
  • SINFUL LIFE.
  • 00:15:51.150 --> 00:15:54.150
  • MY SECOND SISTER WROTE ME
  • 00:15:54.150 --> 00:15:55.180
  • AN E-MAIL:
  • 00:15:55.180 --> 00:15:56.130
  • "I ALSO BELIEVE
  • 00:15:56.130 --> 00:15:57.020
  • I WAS BAPTIZED, AND IT'S
  • 00:16:02.130 --> 00:16:03.050
  • THE TRUTH," AND LA, LA, LA.
  • 00:16:03.050 --> 00:16:03.250
  • AND I REMEMBER I WAS
  • 00:16:03.250 --> 00:16:04.220
  • SHOCKED AGAIN.
  • 00:16:04.220 --> 00:16:05.270
  • I WAS LIKE, "IF THEY THINK
  • 00:16:05.270 --> 00:16:06.160
  • I'M GONNA BE A BELIEVER,
  • 00:16:06.160 --> 00:16:08.000
  • - LIMOR: [SPEAKING
  • 00:16:11.100 --> 00:16:12.150
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:16:12.150 --> 00:16:14.120
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:16:34.280 --> 00:16:36.090
  • - SUZIE: THERE WAS THIS INDIAN
  • 00:16:36.090 --> 00:16:37.010
  • WOMAN, AN OLD WOMAN,
  • 00:16:37.010 --> 00:16:39.140
  • AND I THINK WE DID A PARTY,
  • 00:16:39.140 --> 00:16:41.100
  • OR WE WERE NOISY.
  • 00:16:41.140 --> 00:16:44.140
  • I GUESS WE WERE WILD.
  • 00:16:44.140 --> 00:16:45.230
  • ISRAELIS GET TO BE WILD
  • 00:16:45.230 --> 00:16:46.110
  • WHEN THEY TRAVEL.
  • 00:16:46.110 --> 00:16:48.000
  • THE NEXT DAY, WE CAME AND
  • 00:16:48.000 --> 00:16:48.210
  • SAID, "WE'RE SORRY," OR
  • 00:16:48.210 --> 00:16:50.010
  • SOMETHING, THAT WE MADE
  • 00:16:50.010 --> 00:16:51.180
  • SOME NOISE, AND SHE SAID,
  • 00:16:51.180 --> 00:16:52.110
  • "BUT WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU?
  • 00:16:52.110 --> 00:16:54.290
  • YOU ARE THE PEOPLE
  • 00:16:54.290 --> 00:16:55.150
  • OF ISRAEL.
  • 00:16:55.150 --> 00:16:57.200
  • YOU ARE THE PEOPLE OF GOD.
  • 00:16:57.200 --> 00:16:58.190
  • WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU?"
  • 00:16:58.190 --> 00:16:59.230
  • AND WHEN SHE LOOKED AT US,
  • 00:16:59.230 --> 00:17:00.290
  • IT WAS-- IT WAS PAINFUL,
  • 00:17:01.070 --> 00:17:04.070
  • YOU KNOW?
  • 00:17:04.070 --> 00:17:05.270
  • BECAUSE I WAS THINKING,
  • 00:17:05.270 --> 00:17:06.170
  • "SHE'S RIGHT.
  • 00:17:06.170 --> 00:17:07.160
  • WHAT HAPPENED TO ISRAEL?
  • 00:17:07.200 --> 00:17:10.200
  • WHAT HAPPENED TO US?
  • 00:17:10.200 --> 00:17:11.160
  • WHY ARE ALL THE ISRAELIS
  • 00:17:11.160 --> 00:17:12.220
  • LOOKING FOR DRUGS, AND THEY
  • 00:17:12.220 --> 00:17:14.010
  • WANT TO FORGET SOMETHING?
  • 00:17:14.010 --> 00:17:15.110
  • WHAT HAPPENED TO MY PEOPLE?
  • 00:17:15.110 --> 00:17:18.080
  • WHY ARE WE SO LOST?"
  • 00:17:18.080 --> 00:17:21.020
  • I JUST HAD THIS THOUGHT
  • 00:17:21.020 --> 00:17:21.200
  • THAT, IF GOD IS REAL, I
  • 00:17:21.200 --> 00:17:23.070
  • WANT TO KNOW FOR MYSELF,
  • 00:17:23.070 --> 00:17:25.090
  • LIKE THE PROPHETS KNEW,
  • 00:17:25.090 --> 00:17:26.230
  • LIKE, YOU KNOW, ALL THOSE
  • 00:17:26.230 --> 00:17:28.050
  • CHARACTERS IN THE BIBLE.
  • 00:17:28.050 --> 00:17:30.000
  • I WANNA KNOW GOD FOR REAL.
  • 00:17:30.000 --> 00:17:32.150
  • I DON'T KNOW IF IT'S A
  • 00:17:32.150 --> 00:17:33.260
  • VISION, MAYBE TO CALL IT.
  • 00:17:33.260 --> 00:17:35.150
  • I WASN'T A SPIRITUAL
  • 00:17:35.150 --> 00:17:36.090
  • PERSON.
  • 00:17:36.090 --> 00:17:36.270
  • IT WAS A BIG LIGHT, AND I
  • 00:17:36.270 --> 00:17:38.160
  • DIDN'T SEE FACES OR
  • 00:17:38.160 --> 00:17:41.010
  • ANYTHING OR A BODY OF
  • 00:17:41.010 --> 00:17:42.100
  • SOMETHING, BUT I JUST KNEW
  • 00:17:42.100 --> 00:17:43.130
  • THIS IS GOD.
  • 00:17:43.130 --> 00:17:44.190
  • I KNEW THIS IS GOD, AND I
  • 00:17:44.190 --> 00:17:46.000
  • JUST KNEW THAT YESHUA IS A
  • 00:17:46.000 --> 00:17:47.200
  • PART OF HIM.
  • 00:17:48.100 --> 00:17:51.100
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:17:51.110 --> 00:17:54.110
  • - SUZIE: ALSO, THE SAME TIME,
  • 00:17:54.110 --> 00:17:55.020
  • SOMETHING HAPPENED TO
  • 00:17:55.020 --> 00:17:55.280
  • MY BROTHER.
  • 00:17:55.280 --> 00:17:57.220
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:17:58.210 --> 00:18:01.230
  • - SUZIE: TODAY IS JUST A
  • 00:18:01.230 --> 00:18:02.120
  • BIG PARTY IN THE MOROCCAN STYLE.
  • 00:18:02.120 --> 00:18:04.180
  • THIS IS MY BROTHER, TSACHI,
  • 00:18:04.180 --> 00:18:07.150
  • AND WE CAME TO THE LORD
  • 00:18:07.150 --> 00:18:08.090
  • TOGETHER.
  • 00:18:08.090 --> 00:18:08.250
  • - TSACHI: WE HAD A
  • 00:18:08.250 --> 00:18:09.120
  • REVIVAL.
  • 00:18:09.120 --> 00:18:10.190
  • HAD A REVIVAL IN OUR HOUSE.
  • 00:18:10.190 --> 00:18:11.090
  • SHE ENCOUNTERED JESUS A FEW
  • 00:18:11.090 --> 00:18:12.290
  • WEEKS BEFORE ME, AND I
  • 00:18:12.290 --> 00:18:15.140
  • DIDN'T HAVE AN IDEA,
  • 00:18:15.140 --> 00:18:17.190
  • REALLY, WHO JESUS WAS, AND
  • 00:18:17.190 --> 00:18:20.000
  • THEN HE CAME TO ME IN AN
  • 00:18:20.000 --> 00:18:20.180
  • OPEN VISION.
  • 00:18:20.180 --> 00:18:21.000
  • I LIVED IN TOTAL SIN, AND
  • 00:18:21.000 --> 00:18:21.260
  • MY LIFE WAS RADICALLY
  • 00:18:21.260 --> 00:18:24.040
  • TRANSFORMED AFTERWARDS.
  • 00:18:24.040 --> 00:18:25.200
  • - SUZIE: IT WAS VERY
  • 00:18:25.200 --> 00:18:26.120
  • SPECIAL THE WAY THE HOLY
  • 00:18:26.120 --> 00:18:28.050
  • SPIRIT WORKED IN MY FAMILY.
  • 00:18:28.070 --> 00:18:31.070
  • HE'S BLESSED ME WITH THINGS
  • 00:18:31.070 --> 00:18:32.140
  • THAT I NEVER THOUGHT I
  • 00:18:32.140 --> 00:18:33.220
  • WOULD BE BLESSED, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:18:33.220 --> 00:18:34.180
  • - LIMOR: [SPEAKING IN
  • 00:18:37.250 --> 00:18:38.130
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:18:44.280 --> 00:18:47.280
  • - MALE: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:18:47.280 --> 00:18:48.190
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:18:48.190 --> 00:18:50.170
  • - LIMOR: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:18:50.170 --> 00:18:51.120
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:18:51.120 --> 00:18:52.090
  • - NARRATOR: THE JEWISH PEOPLE
  • 00:18:54.270 --> 00:18:55.180
  • SHARE THE LAND OF ISRAEL
  • 00:18:55.180 --> 00:18:56.100
  • WITH A DIVERSE TAPESTRY
  • 00:18:56.100 --> 00:18:57.210
  • OF ANCIENT PEOPLES,
  • 00:18:57.210 --> 00:18:59.250
  • INCLUDING AN ARAB-CHRISTIAN
  • 00:18:59.250 --> 00:19:01.020
  • POPULATION WHOSE HISTORY
  • 00:19:01.020 --> 00:19:02.200
  • GOES BACK TO THE BOOK OF ACTS.
  • 00:19:02.200 --> 00:19:04.080
  • THEY EXIST AS ONE OF THE
  • 00:19:04.080 --> 00:19:05.170
  • MANY PEOPLE GROUPS IN
  • 00:19:05.170 --> 00:19:06.200
  • ISRAEL, WRESTLING WITH
  • 00:19:06.200 --> 00:19:07.290
  • THEIR IDENTITY BEFORE GOD
  • 00:19:07.290 --> 00:19:08.290
  • AND BEFORE MAN.
  • 00:19:08.290 --> 00:19:11.140
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:19:11.140 --> 00:19:13.170
  • - MALE ANNOUNCER: THE NEW
  • 00:19:13.170 --> 00:19:14.100
  • VOICES OF THE MIDDLE EAST
  • 00:19:14.100 --> 00:19:15.000
  • WITH YVONNE SABA.
  • 00:19:15.000 --> 00:19:16.280
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:19:16.280 --> 00:19:19.000
  • - YVONNE SABA: HELLO, EVERYONE,
  • 00:19:19.000 --> 00:19:19.220
  • AND WELCOME.
  • 00:19:19.220 --> 00:19:20.130
  • YOU'RE LISTENING TO IDC
  • 00:19:20.130 --> 00:19:21.030
  • INTERNATIONAL RADIO, 106.2 FM,
  • 00:19:21.230 --> 00:19:24.230
  • AND MY SISTER IS IN THE
  • 00:19:24.230 --> 00:19:26.090
  • STUDIO 'CAUSE THIS IS A
  • 00:19:26.090 --> 00:19:26.270
  • SABA SISTERS SPECIAL.
  • 00:19:26.270 --> 00:19:29.130
  • - YVONNE: I NEEDED
  • 00:19:29.130 --> 00:19:30.260
  • SOMETHING TO KIND OF BRIDGE
  • 00:19:30.260 --> 00:19:32.030
  • THAT GAP BETWEEN ME NOT
  • 00:19:32.030 --> 00:19:32.210
  • UNDERSTANDING WHO I AM AND
  • 00:19:32.210 --> 00:19:34.130
  • ALL OF THESE MISCONCEPTIONS
  • 00:19:34.130 --> 00:19:35.200
  • THAT A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE
  • 00:19:35.200 --> 00:19:37.100
  • NOT FAMILIAR WITH.
  • 00:19:37.100 --> 00:19:39.100
  • I WANNA SHOW THEM THE BEST
  • 00:19:39.100 --> 00:19:40.060
  • POSSIBLE CHRISTIAN THAT I
  • 00:19:40.060 --> 00:19:41.140
  • CAN BE, BUT MY IDENTITY IS
  • 00:19:41.140 --> 00:19:43.200
  • SO COMPLEX THAT SOMETIMES I
  • 00:19:43.200 --> 00:19:45.200
  • FIND MYSELF QUESTIONING IT.
  • 00:19:45.200 --> 00:19:47.230
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:19:47.230 --> 00:19:50.210
  • - KATHLEEN: MY FAMILY
  • 00:19:50.210 --> 00:19:51.170
  • ORIGINALLY IS FROM JAFFA.
  • 00:19:51.170 --> 00:19:52.190
  • WE BELONG TO THE MARONITE
  • 00:19:52.190 --> 00:19:53.280
  • CATHOLIC CHURCH.
  • 00:19:53.280 --> 00:19:55.200
  • WE HAVE BEEN IN JAFFA FOR
  • 00:19:55.200 --> 00:19:56.090
  • GENERATIONS AND
  • 00:19:56.090 --> 00:19:57.120
  • GENERATIONS, SO WE'RE VERY,
  • 00:19:57.120 --> 00:19:59.240
  • VERY TIED TO THIS LAND.
  • 00:19:59.240 --> 00:20:01.140
  • A LOT OF PEOPLE, WHEN THEY
  • 00:20:01.140 --> 00:20:03.050
  • THINK OF THE ARAB MINORITY,
  • 00:20:03.050 --> 00:20:04.060
  • THEY THINK OF "ARAB" MEANS
  • 00:20:04.060 --> 00:20:05.230
  • NOT NECESSARILY.
  • 00:20:07.110 --> 00:20:08.000
  • THERE'S ALSO A VERY LARGE
  • 00:20:08.000 --> 00:20:08.190
  • - YVONNE: THIS IS ONE OF
  • 00:20:11.040 --> 00:20:11.230
  • KATHLEEN: I WANNA PRESS "PLAY."
  • 00:20:13.260 --> 00:20:14.200
  • - YVONNE: YOU CAN'T PRESS
  • 00:20:14.200 --> 00:20:15.180
  • "PLAY."
  • 00:20:15.180 --> 00:20:16.030
  • I'M PRESSING "PLAY."
  • 00:20:16.030 --> 00:20:16.190
  • [LAUGHTER]
  • 00:20:18.180 --> 00:20:18.290
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:20:18.290 --> 00:20:19.250
  • [SINGING IN FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:20:21.100 --> 00:20:24.100
  • - YVONNE: FOR SOME PEOPLE,
  • 00:20:24.100 --> 00:20:25.000
  • IF YOU TELL THEM YOU'RE
  • 00:20:25.000 --> 00:20:25.180
  • A CHRISTIAN ARAB,
  • 00:20:25.180 --> 00:20:26.030
  • THEY GO, "WELL,
  • 00:20:26.030 --> 00:20:26.170
  • YOU'RE NOT AN ARAB."
  • 00:20:26.170 --> 00:20:27.280
  • LIKE, THEY DON'T CONSIDER
  • 00:20:27.280 --> 00:20:28.170
  • IT BEING AN ACTUAL ARAB,
  • 00:20:28.170 --> 00:20:29.170
  • BUT IT'S SO MUCH PART
  • 00:20:29.170 --> 00:20:32.060
  • OF MY IDENTITY.
  • 00:20:32.060 --> 00:20:34.130
  • IT'S PART OF MY-- IT'S THE
  • 00:20:34.130 --> 00:20:35.020
  • WAY I WAS BROUGHT UP.
  • 00:20:35.020 --> 00:20:35.190
  • I DON'T KNOW ANYTHING ELSE.
  • 00:20:35.190 --> 00:20:36.090
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:20:36.090 --> 00:20:37.160
  • [SINGING IN FOREIGN LANGUAGE]
  • 00:20:38.010 --> 00:20:41.010
  • - KATHLEEN: WE ALL GREW UP
  • 00:20:41.010 --> 00:20:41.210
  • HERE WITH THIS IDENTITY
  • 00:20:41.210 --> 00:20:42.290
  • CRISIS.
  • 00:20:42.290 --> 00:20:43.280
  • WE ALL GREW UP THINKING,
  • 00:20:43.280 --> 00:20:44.160
  • "OKAY, WHAT AM I?"
  • 00:20:44.160 --> 00:20:45.200
  • FOR A WHILE, IT WAS VERY
  • 00:20:45.200 --> 00:20:48.010
  • CLEAR.
  • 00:20:48.010 --> 00:20:50.290
  • WHEN YOU START MEETING
  • 00:20:50.290 --> 00:20:51.190
  • OTHER PEOPLE, YOU START
  • 00:20:51.190 --> 00:20:52.180
  • GETTING THOSE CONFLICTS,
  • 00:20:52.180 --> 00:20:54.210
  • AND YOU START ASKING
  • 00:20:54.210 --> 00:20:55.070
  • QUESTIONS.
  • 00:20:55.070 --> 00:20:56.100
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:20:56.100 --> 00:20:58.100
  • - KATHLEEN: BEING ARAB IS--
  • 00:20:58.100 --> 00:20:59.050
  • I THINK IT COMES FIRST AND
  • 00:20:59.050 --> 00:21:00.120
  • FOREMOST TO ME BECAUSE OF THE
  • 00:21:00.120 --> 00:21:02.040
  • ENVIRONMENT WE'RE LOCATED IN.
  • 00:21:02.040 --> 00:21:03.090
  • IF WE DON'T HAVE AN
  • 00:21:03.090 --> 00:21:04.130
  • IDENTITY, WE GET SWALLOWED
  • 00:21:04.130 --> 00:21:05.290
  • INTO THIS LARGER SOCIETY,
  • 00:21:05.290 --> 00:21:07.290
  • WHICH IS THE ISRAELI
  • 00:21:07.290 --> 00:21:09.220
  • SOCIETY, AND THAT BASICALLY
  • 00:21:09.220 --> 00:21:11.020
  • MEANS LOSING ALL OF THAT
  • 00:21:11.020 --> 00:21:12.020
  • HERITAGE.
  • 00:21:12.020 --> 00:21:13.270
  • BEING CHRISTIAN IS ALSO
  • 00:21:13.270 --> 00:21:15.060
  • ANOTHER PART OF MY
  • 00:21:15.060 --> 00:21:15.230
  • IDENTITY, BUT IT'S NOT
  • 00:21:15.230 --> 00:21:17.180
  • SOMETHING THAT I COME IN
  • 00:21:17.180 --> 00:21:18.100
  • CONTACT WITH DAY TO DAY AS
  • 00:21:18.100 --> 00:21:19.290
  • MUCH AS I COME IN CONTACT
  • 00:21:19.290 --> 00:21:21.010
  • WITH MY ARAB IDENTITY.
  • 00:21:21.010 --> 00:21:21.190
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:21:21.270 --> 00:21:24.270
  • - KATHLEEN: I DON'T KNOW
  • 00:21:24.270 --> 00:21:25.160
  • IF THE CHURCH IS THE RIGHT
  • 00:21:25.160 --> 00:21:26.050
  • PLACE TO GO TO ANSWER
  • 00:21:26.050 --> 00:21:27.040
  • THOSE QUESTIONS.
  • 00:21:27.040 --> 00:21:28.130
  • - MERVAT: WHEN THEY WERE
  • 00:21:28.130 --> 00:21:30.160
  • YOUNGER, THEY BELIEVED
  • 00:21:30.160 --> 00:21:31.130
  • MORE.
  • 00:21:31.130 --> 00:21:33.110
  • NOW THEY HAVE QUESTIONS AND
  • 00:21:33.110 --> 00:21:35.120
  • THEY-- NOT JUST QUESTIONS.
  • 00:21:35.120 --> 00:21:36.180
  • THEY'RE LIKE--
  • 00:21:36.180 --> 00:21:37.290
  • - FEMALE: CYNICAL.
  • 00:21:37.290 --> 00:21:39.140
  • - MERVAT: EXACTLY.
  • 00:21:39.140 --> 00:21:40.010
  • [LAUGHTER]
  • 00:21:40.010 --> 00:21:41.110
  • LAST TIME WE WERE AT CHURCH,
  • 00:21:41.110 --> 00:21:43.020
  • YVONNE AND KATHY CAME
  • 00:21:43.020 --> 00:21:44.140
  • WITH ME BECAUSE THEY HAD
  • 00:21:44.140 --> 00:21:45.060
  • TO BECAUSE IT WAS MY
  • 00:21:45.060 --> 00:21:46.210
  • NEPHEW'S FIRST COMMUNION,
  • 00:21:46.210 --> 00:21:49.170
  • AND THEY CAME WITH ME.
  • 00:21:49.170 --> 00:21:50.170
  • - FEMALE: HE'S NINE, AND
  • 00:21:50.170 --> 00:21:51.060
  • HE WAS NOT EXCITED
  • 00:21:51.060 --> 00:21:51.250
  • ABOUT IT.
  • 00:21:51.250 --> 00:21:52.280
  • - MERVAT: OKAY.
  • 00:21:52.280 --> 00:21:53.150
  • - YVONNE: I DO BELIEVE IN
  • 00:21:53.150 --> 00:21:55.060
  • JESUS, BUT NOT IN THE SAME
  • 00:21:55.060 --> 00:21:57.160
  • WAY THAT PERHAPS MY MOM
  • 00:21:57.160 --> 00:22:00.080
  • BELIEVE IN JESUS.
  • 00:22:00.080 --> 00:22:01.270
  • - MERVAT: I WOULD LIKE
  • 00:22:01.270 --> 00:22:02.270
  • THEM TO GET TO KNOW HIM
  • 00:22:02.270 --> 00:22:03.150
  • BETTER BECAUSE I DON'T
  • 00:22:03.150 --> 00:22:05.170
  • THINK THEY HAVE ENOUGH
  • 00:22:05.170 --> 00:22:06.160
  • KNOWLEDGE OF THE BIBLE AND
  • 00:22:06.160 --> 00:22:08.270
  • OF JESUS IN ORDER TO GET
  • 00:22:08.270 --> 00:22:10.120
  • THIS KIND OF RELATIONSHIP
  • 00:22:10.120 --> 00:22:11.130
  • THAT ANYONE WHO BELIEVES
  • 00:22:11.130 --> 00:22:12.270
  • SHOULD HAVE.
  • 00:22:12.270 --> 00:22:14.220
  • - MERVAT: IDENTITY IS
  • 00:22:14.220 --> 00:22:15.250
  • VERY, VERY IMPORTANT
  • 00:22:15.250 --> 00:22:16.160
  • BECAUSE, IF YOU DON'T KNOW
  • 00:22:16.160 --> 00:22:17.220
  • WHERE YOU'RE COMING FROM,
  • 00:22:17.220 --> 00:22:20.000
  • YOU DON'T KNOW WHERE
  • 00:22:20.000 --> 00:22:20.160
  • YOU'RE GOING.
  • 00:22:20.160 --> 00:22:21.140
  • YOU STARTED FROM SOMEWHERE,
  • 00:22:21.140 --> 00:22:22.150
  • AND YOU'RE GOING SOMEWHERE
  • 00:22:22.150 --> 00:22:23.270
  • ELSE.
  • 00:22:23.270 --> 00:22:24.120
  • YOU KNOW, HAVING FAITH
  • 00:22:24.120 --> 00:22:26.210
  • MAKES THINGS EASIER
  • 00:22:26.210 --> 00:22:27.180
  • BECAUSE, WHEN YOU KNOW THAT
  • 00:22:27.180 --> 00:22:28.150
  • THERE'S SOMEBODY THERE
  • 00:22:28.150 --> 00:22:30.100
  • THAT'S TAKING CARE OF YOU,
  • 00:22:30.100 --> 00:22:31.060
  • YOU HAVE HOPE.
  • 00:22:31.060 --> 00:22:32.250
  • IT GIVES YOU HOPE FOR A
  • 00:22:32.250 --> 00:22:33.250
  • BETTER LIFE, FOR, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:22:33.250 --> 00:22:34.220
  • TO CONTINUE LIVING,
  • 00:22:34.220 --> 00:22:37.220
  • BASICALLY.
  • 00:22:37.220 --> 00:22:38.070
  • - YVONNE: I DO KNOW THE
  • 00:22:38.070 --> 00:22:41.050
  • BIBLE VERY WELL.
  • 00:22:41.050 --> 00:22:41.240
  • THE WAY I SEE RELIGION IS
  • 00:22:41.240 --> 00:22:43.170
  • THAT IT'S A PERSONAL THING.
  • 00:22:43.170 --> 00:22:44.160
  • IT'S BETWEEN YOU AND GOD.
  • 00:22:44.160 --> 00:22:45.140
  • IT'S NOT--
  • 00:22:45.140 --> 00:22:45.260
  • - MERVAT: EXACTLY.
  • 00:22:45.260 --> 00:22:47.000
  • - YVONNE: I DO LOVE JESUS
  • 00:22:47.000 --> 00:22:48.240
  • IN MY OWN WAY.
  • 00:22:48.240 --> 00:22:49.070
  • FOR ME, THAT'S IMPORTANT.
  • 00:22:49.090 --> 00:22:52.090
  • - KATHLEEN: IT'S MORE OF
  • 00:22:52.090 --> 00:22:53.020
  • HAVING QUESTIONS, NOT
  • 00:22:53.020 --> 00:22:53.210
  • NECESSARILY SAYING, "OH, I
  • 00:22:53.210 --> 00:22:54.150
  • WON'T BELIEVE IT UNTIL I
  • 00:22:54.150 --> 00:22:55.150
  • SEE IT"-- JUST HAVING
  • 00:22:55.150 --> 00:22:56.100
  • QUESTIONS, "HOW DID THAT
  • 00:22:56.100 --> 00:22:57.010
  • HAPPEN?
  • 00:22:57.010 --> 00:22:57.230
  • WHY DID THAT HAPPEN?"
  • 00:22:57.230 --> 00:22:58.210
  • BUT I ALSO HAVE THIS
  • 00:22:58.210 --> 00:23:01.160
  • CERTAIN SET OF VALUES THAT
  • 00:23:01.160 --> 00:23:02.200
  • I GOT FROM CHRISTIANITY
  • 00:23:02.200 --> 00:23:04.200
  • THAT I WOULDN'T EXCHANGE.
  • 00:23:04.200 --> 00:23:05.290
  • JESUS IS THAT SYMBOL OF
  • 00:23:05.290 --> 00:23:07.220
  • THOSE VALUES.
  • 00:23:07.220 --> 00:23:09.200
  • - MERVAT: HAVING GOD
  • 00:23:09.200 --> 00:23:10.070
  • THERE, YOU KNOW THAT
  • 00:23:10.070 --> 00:23:11.260
  • SOMEWHERE, SOMEHOW, THERE'S
  • 00:23:11.260 --> 00:23:13.000
  • SOMEBODY TO RELY ON.
  • 00:23:13.000 --> 00:23:15.060
  • PUTTING YOUR FAITH IN HIM
  • 00:23:15.060 --> 00:23:16.020
  • IS A BIG THING.
  • 00:23:16.020 --> 00:23:18.170
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:23:20.010 --> 00:23:23.010
  • - NARRATOR: ISRAEL IS NOT
  • 00:23:23.010 --> 00:23:23.200
  • ONLY THE HOME TO ANCIENT
  • 00:23:23.200 --> 00:23:24.170
  • PEOPLES OF FAITH, IT'S THE
  • 00:23:24.170 --> 00:23:25.290
  • PLACE WHERE THE VERY HISTORY
  • 00:23:25.290 --> 00:23:26.250
  • OF OUR FAITH TOOK PLACE,
  • 00:23:26.250 --> 00:23:28.180
  • AND GLOBAL CHRISTIAN
  • 00:23:28.180 --> 00:23:30.090
  • DENOMINATIONS WORK
  • 00:23:30.090 --> 00:23:31.030
  • DILIGENTLY TO MAINTAIN THE
  • 00:23:31.030 --> 00:23:33.020
  • ARTIFACTS AND SITES THAT
  • 00:23:33.020 --> 00:23:33.200
  • ENSURE WE WILL ALWAYS
  • 00:23:33.200 --> 00:23:34.260
  • REMEMBER IT.
  • 00:23:35.050 --> 00:23:38.050
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:23:38.160 --> 00:23:41.160
  • - STEPHEN BRIDGE: THE REASON
  • 00:23:41.160 --> 00:23:42.070
  • WHY I'M HERE AS OPPOSED TO
  • 00:23:42.070 --> 00:23:43.030
  • SOME OF THE OTHER CAREER
  • 00:23:43.030 --> 00:23:43.210
  • PATHS I'VE TAKEN
  • 00:23:43.210 --> 00:23:44.210
  • IS BECAUSE OF THE
  • 00:23:44.210 --> 00:23:46.180
  • PEOPLE WHO COME TO US AND
  • 00:23:46.180 --> 00:23:47.130
  • SAY, "WE MET JESUS HERE,"
  • 00:23:47.130 --> 00:23:48.290
  • AND IT'S BECAUSE OF THE
  • 00:23:48.290 --> 00:23:50.210
  • AUTHENTICITY OF THE SITE AS
  • 00:23:50.210 --> 00:23:51.160
  • A GENUINE PLACE OF
  • 00:23:51.160 --> 00:23:53.010
  • SPIRITUAL ENCOUNTER.
  • 00:23:53.010 --> 00:23:54.180
  • - FATHER FERGUS: THERE IS
  • 00:23:54.180 --> 00:23:56.160
  • A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A
  • 00:23:56.160 --> 00:23:57.160
  • "VISIT" AND A "PILGRIMAGE."
  • 00:23:57.160 --> 00:23:59.120
  • A VISITOR WILL COME TO
  • 00:23:59.120 --> 00:24:01.080
  • THESE SPACES TO SEE THE WAY
  • 00:24:01.080 --> 00:24:01.280
  • THINGS WERE 2.000 YEARS
  • 00:24:01.280 --> 00:24:03.110
  • AGO, WHEREAS A PILGRIM WHO
  • 00:24:03.110 --> 00:24:05.070
  • COMES TO PRAY HERE WILL
  • 00:24:05.070 --> 00:24:07.070
  • WANT TO SEE HOW THINGS ARE
  • 00:24:07.070 --> 00:24:09.060
  • TODAY AMONG OURSELVES WITH
  • 00:24:09.060 --> 00:24:11.040
  • THE RISEN LORD PRESENT
  • 00:24:11.040 --> 00:24:12.080
  • AMONG US.
  • 00:24:12.080 --> 00:24:13.200
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:24:13.200 --> 00:24:16.070
  • - FATHER MARWAN: OUR MISSION
  • 00:24:16.070 --> 00:24:17.070
  • AS THE CUSTODY OF THE
  • 00:24:17.070 --> 00:24:18.040
  • HOLY LAND IS THE
  • 00:24:18.040 --> 00:24:18.210
  • KEEPERS OF THE HOLY PLACES,
  • 00:24:18.210 --> 00:24:20.240
  • BUT WE DON'T KEEP THEM FOR
  • 00:24:20.240 --> 00:24:21.230
  • THE SAKE OF KEEPING THEM
  • 00:24:21.230 --> 00:24:22.210
  • ONLY-- 'CAUSE I KNOW THEY
  • 00:24:22.210 --> 00:24:23.100
  • ARE IMPORTANT.
  • 00:24:23.100 --> 00:24:25.120
  • THEY ARE VERY IMPORTANT.
  • 00:24:25.120 --> 00:24:26.040
  • THEY ARE THE PLACES OF
  • 00:24:26.040 --> 00:24:26.210
  • JESUS CHRIST, FOR GOD'S SAKE,
  • 00:24:26.210 --> 00:24:28.130
  • BUT IT'S NOT ONLY KEEPING
  • 00:24:28.130 --> 00:24:29.120
  • THEM IS OUR MISSION.
  • 00:24:29.120 --> 00:24:31.130
  • WE KEEP THEM FOR ANOTHER
  • 00:24:31.130 --> 00:24:33.030
  • PURPOSE, WHICH IS THE
  • 00:24:33.030 --> 00:24:33.200
  • PEOPLE, TO GIVE THEM THE
  • 00:24:33.200 --> 00:24:35.130
  • POSSIBILITY TO WORSHIP GOD
  • 00:24:35.130 --> 00:24:36.150
  • WITHIN THE PLACES OF
  • 00:24:36.150 --> 00:24:39.030
  • JESUS CHRIST HIMSELF.
  • 00:24:39.030 --> 00:24:41.170
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:24:52.250 --> 00:24:55.250
  • - FATHER MARWAN: THIS IS THE
  • 00:24:55.250 --> 00:24:56.160
  • GROTTO OF THE NATIVITY DOWN
  • 00:24:56.160 --> 00:24:57.140
  • HERE, AND WE KNOW THAT IT
  • 00:24:57.140 --> 00:24:58.120
  • IS THE REAL PLACE WHERE
  • 00:24:58.120 --> 00:24:59.040
  • JESUS CHRIST
  • 00:24:59.040 --> 00:25:00.060
  • WAS BORN.
  • 00:25:00.060 --> 00:25:01.230
  • IT STILL, FOR ME, IS A
  • 00:25:01.230 --> 00:25:02.240
  • PRIVILEGE TO BE AT THE
  • 00:25:02.240 --> 00:25:03.280
  • CENTER OF EVERYTHING, AT
  • 00:25:03.280 --> 00:25:05.000
  • THE SERVICE OF EVERYBODY,
  • 00:25:05.000 --> 00:25:06.180
  • AND TO HELP THEM WITH A
  • 00:25:06.180 --> 00:25:09.040
  • FRANCISCAN SPIRIT SO AS TO
  • 00:25:09.040 --> 00:25:10.240
  • FIND GOD WHEREVER THEY LOOK
  • 00:25:10.240 --> 00:25:12.240
  • FOR HIM, ESPECIALLY HERE IN
  • 00:25:12.240 --> 00:25:13.290
  • THE HOLY LAND.
  • 00:25:13.290 --> 00:25:16.080
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:25:17.040 --> 00:25:20.040
  • - STEPHEN: WHAT
  • 00:25:20.040 --> 00:25:20.230
  • WE DO HERE IS WE TAKE
  • 00:25:20.230 --> 00:25:21.100
  • PEOPLE ON A TOUR OF THE
  • 00:25:21.100 --> 00:25:23.070
  • GARDEN, WHICH IS A
  • 00:25:23.070 --> 00:25:24.260
  • BEAUTIFUL GARDEN.
  • 00:25:24.260 --> 00:25:25.140
  • IT CARRIES TREMENDOUS
  • 00:25:25.140 --> 00:25:26.180
  • AUTHENTICITY, BOTH AS AN
  • 00:25:26.180 --> 00:25:28.060
  • ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE, BUT AS
  • 00:25:28.060 --> 00:25:31.040
  • A PLACE WHERE THAT'S
  • 00:25:31.040 --> 00:25:31.280
  • DECLARED DAY IN, DAY OUT,
  • 00:25:31.280 --> 00:25:33.000
  • WHERE IT'S PRAYED DAY IN,
  • 00:25:33.000 --> 00:25:33.190
  • DAY OUT.
  • 00:25:33.190 --> 00:25:35.080
  • - FATHER FERGUS: WHERE ARE
  • 00:25:35.080 --> 00:25:36.130
  • YOU FROM?
  • 00:25:36.130 --> 00:25:36.280
  • - FEMALE: PENNSYLVANIA.
  • 00:25:36.280 --> 00:25:37.270
  • - FATHER FERGUS: OH,
  • 00:25:37.270 --> 00:25:38.140
  • YOU'RE WITH THE
  • 00:25:38.140 --> 00:25:39.030
  • PENNSYLVANIA GROUP.
  • 00:25:39.030 --> 00:25:39.190
  • I MET SOME OF YOUR GROUP
  • 00:25:39.190 --> 00:25:40.070
  • ALREADY.
  • 00:25:40.070 --> 00:25:40.170
  • YOU'RE VERY WELCOME.
  • 00:25:40.170 --> 00:25:41.030
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:25:41.030 --> 00:25:43.000
  • - FATHER FERGUS: THE WOMEN
  • 00:25:43.000 --> 00:25:43.200
  • CAME TO THE TOMB ON THE
  • 00:25:43.200 --> 00:25:44.160
  • FIRST EASTER SUNDAY
  • 00:25:44.160 --> 00:25:45.070
  • MORNING AND WERE
  • 00:25:45.070 --> 00:25:46.090
  • DISAPPOINTED.
  • 00:25:46.090 --> 00:25:48.180
  • THEY DIDN'T FIND HIS BODY.
  • 00:25:48.180 --> 00:25:49.070
  • THEY SAID THEY HAD THE
  • 00:25:49.070 --> 00:25:50.100
  • VISION OF AN ANGEL, SAYING,
  • 00:25:50.100 --> 00:25:52.010
  • "HE IS ALIVE.
  • 00:25:52.010 --> 00:25:52.150
  • HE IS RISEN.
  • 00:25:52.150 --> 00:25:53.190
  • NOW GO AND TELL."
  • 00:25:53.190 --> 00:25:54.200
  • AND WE WOULD HOPE THAT THE
  • 00:25:54.200 --> 00:25:55.120
  • PILGRIMS WHO COME HERE
  • 00:25:55.120 --> 00:25:56.210
  • WOULD BE EQUALLY TOUCHED,
  • 00:25:56.210 --> 00:25:57.190
  • AND IT WILL PERCOLATE TO
  • 00:25:57.190 --> 00:25:59.030
  • THE DEGREE THAT THEY WILL
  • 00:25:59.030 --> 00:26:00.170
  • BE RENEWED IN THEIR FAITH
  • 00:26:00.170 --> 00:26:01.280
  • AND RENEWED IN THEIR
  • 00:26:01.280 --> 00:26:03.090
  • DETERMINATION TO PUT THEIR
  • 00:26:03.090 --> 00:26:04.230
  • FAITH INTO ACTION.
  • 00:26:04.230 --> 00:26:07.160
  • - FATHER FERGUS: THIS IS
  • 00:26:07.160 --> 00:26:09.020
  • WHERE WE LIVE.
  • 00:26:09.020 --> 00:26:11.050
  • THERE WE ARE GOING TO BE
  • 00:26:11.050 --> 00:26:13.150
  • NEAR OUR BEDROOMS.
  • 00:26:13.150 --> 00:26:15.110
  • THEY'RE ALONG AN INTERNAL
  • 00:26:15.110 --> 00:26:17.130
  • CORRIDOR.
  • 00:26:17.130 --> 00:26:19.280
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:26:25.190 --> 00:26:28.190
  • - MALE: AND WHY ARE WE
  • 00:26:28.190 --> 00:26:29.260
  • WHISPERING?
  • 00:26:29.260 --> 00:26:30.250
  • - FATHER FERGUS: BECAUSE
  • 00:26:30.250 --> 00:26:31.180
  • THIS WINDOW IS OPEN.
  • 00:26:31.180 --> 00:26:32.190
  • HIS WINDOW IS OPEN NEXT
  • 00:26:32.190 --> 00:26:34.000
  • DOOR, AND I DON'T WANT TO
  • 00:26:34.000 --> 00:26:34.250
  • DISTURB HIM, AND I DON'T
  • 00:26:34.250 --> 00:26:35.260
  • WANT TO DISTURB THE PERSON
  • 00:26:35.260 --> 00:26:36.150
  • SLEEPING ON THIS SIDE,
  • 00:26:36.150 --> 00:26:38.240
  • OTHERWISE, IT'S DISTURBING
  • 00:26:38.240 --> 00:26:39.130
  • EVERYBODY.
  • 00:26:39.130 --> 00:26:40.150
  • SEE THE GUY NEXT DOOR?
  • 00:26:40.150 --> 00:26:41.020
  • HE'S UP.
  • 00:26:41.020 --> 00:26:42.150
  • I HOPE WE DIDN'T DISTURB--
  • 00:26:42.150 --> 00:26:44.130
  • I HOPE WE DIDN'T DISTURB
  • 00:26:44.130 --> 00:26:45.150
  • HIM.
  • 00:26:45.150 --> 00:26:46.220
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:26:46.220 --> 00:26:49.070
  • - FATHER FERGUS: WE CAN BE
  • 00:26:49.070 --> 00:26:49.270
  • SO BUSY ABOUT ALL OF THIS,
  • 00:26:49.270 --> 00:26:51.190
  • THAT WE CAN FORGET ABOUT
  • 00:26:51.190 --> 00:26:52.130
  • THE LORD, SO WE NEED
  • 00:26:52.130 --> 00:26:53.230
  • TO TAKE TIME IN OUR LIVES,
  • 00:26:53.230 --> 00:26:56.130
  • ESPECIALLY THIS RELIGIOUS TOUGH
  • 00:26:56.130 --> 00:26:57.100
  • TIME TO REFLECT,
  • 00:26:57.100 --> 00:26:58.020
  • TO BE ALONE, AND
  • 00:26:58.020 --> 00:26:59.050
  • NOT TO BE SO BUSY THAT WE
  • 00:26:59.050 --> 00:27:00.070
  • CAN'T ALLOW OURSELVES TO BE
  • 00:27:00.070 --> 00:27:01.260
  • TOUCHED AS I'VE BEEN.
  • 00:27:01.260 --> 00:27:04.010
  • IT'S AMAZING, JUST EVEN AS
  • 00:27:04.010 --> 00:27:04.280
  • I READ THESE THINGS, I'M
  • 00:27:04.280 --> 00:27:05.160
  • TOUCHED BY THESE AGAIN.
  • 00:27:05.160 --> 00:27:07.270
  • SOMETIMES I'M JUST
  • 00:27:07.270 --> 00:27:08.240
  • INDIFFERENT.
  • 00:27:08.240 --> 00:27:09.280
  • YOU KNOW, IT DEPENDS UPON
  • 00:27:09.280 --> 00:27:10.170
  • WHETHER I'VE HAD COFFEE
  • 00:27:10.170 --> 00:27:11.130
  • OR NOT.
  • 00:27:11.130 --> 00:27:11.280
  • - STEPHEN: ONE OF THE
  • 00:27:11.280 --> 00:27:12.280
  • THINGS ABOUT BEING IN A
  • 00:27:12.280 --> 00:27:14.260
  • MINISTRY SITUATION IS YOU
  • 00:27:14.260 --> 00:27:17.100
  • CAN GET ALL SUCKED INTO
  • 00:27:17.100 --> 00:27:19.050
  • ONLY READING THE BIBLE FOR
  • 00:27:19.050 --> 00:27:20.080
  • WHAT YOU NEED TO SAY TO
  • 00:27:20.080 --> 00:27:21.110
  • OTHER PEOPLE, AND I THINK
  • 00:27:21.110 --> 00:27:22.110
  • MAINTAINING MY OWN PERSONAL
  • 00:27:22.110 --> 00:27:23.220
  • WALK WITH GOD IS
  • 00:27:23.220 --> 00:27:25.030
  • PRIMARILY IMPORTANT.
  • 00:27:25.030 --> 00:27:26.280
  • I TRY TO MAINTAIN A DAILY
  • 00:27:26.280 --> 00:27:28.220
  • ROUTINE OF THE-- COFFEE?
  • 00:27:29.130 --> 00:27:32.130
  • AND READING THE SCRIPTURES,
  • 00:27:32.130 --> 00:27:33.280
  • READING SOME DEVOTIONAL
  • 00:27:33.280 --> 00:27:34.200
  • TEXTS.
  • 00:27:34.200 --> 00:27:35.160
  • THE ONES I'M USING,
  • 00:27:35.160 --> 00:27:37.060
  • SOMETHING CALLED THE
  • 00:27:37.060 --> 00:27:38.080
  • "CELTIC DAILY PRAYER."
  • 00:27:38.080 --> 00:27:39.130
  • - FATHER FERGUS: POPE JOHN
  • 00:27:39.130 --> 00:27:41.160
  • PAUL ONCE SAID IN IRELAND
  • 00:27:41.160 --> 00:27:42.170
  • IN 1979, HE SAID,
  • 00:27:42.170 --> 00:27:43.240
  • "DO NOT FORGET THE LORD
  • 00:27:43.240 --> 00:27:45.030
  • OF THE WORK,
  • 00:27:45.030 --> 00:27:47.280
  • AN ACCOUNT OF THE
  • 00:27:47.280 --> 00:27:49.000
  • WORK OF THE LORD."
  • 00:27:49.000 --> 00:27:51.000
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:27:51.000 --> 00:27:53.020
  • - STEPHEN: TO TRY AND
  • 00:27:53.020 --> 00:27:53.220
  • EXERCISE CHRISTIAN MINISTRY
  • 00:27:53.220 --> 00:27:54.280
  • WITHOUT PRAYER WOULD BE
  • 00:27:54.280 --> 00:27:55.230
  • TRYING TO, YOU KNOW, RUN
  • 00:27:55.230 --> 00:27:57.000
  • LIFE ON A FLAT BATTERY.
  • 00:27:57.000 --> 00:27:59.060
  • WE JUST WEAR OUT, WEAR DOWN.
  • 00:27:59.060 --> 00:27:59.260
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:28:03.090 --> 00:28:06.090
  • - FATHER MARWAN: THE VOCATION
  • 00:28:06.090 --> 00:28:07.100
  • IS A GIFT FROM GOD.
  • 00:28:07.100 --> 00:28:07.260
  • THERE'S SOMETHING COOL THAT
  • 00:28:07.260 --> 00:28:09.290
  • YOU GET FROM GOD.
  • 00:28:09.290 --> 00:28:10.140
  • IT'S NOT UP TO YOU ONLY TO
  • 00:28:10.140 --> 00:28:11.030
  • DECIDE IF YOU HAVE THE
  • 00:28:11.030 --> 00:28:12.010
  • VOCATION OR NOT.
  • 00:28:12.010 --> 00:28:12.170
  • IT'S UP TO YOU IF YOU WANT
  • 00:28:12.170 --> 00:28:13.180
  • TO ACCEPT IT OR NOT, BUT
  • 00:28:13.180 --> 00:28:14.220
  • IT'S GIVEN BY GOD HIMSELF.
  • 00:28:15.010 --> 00:28:18.010
  • - FATHER FERGUS: WHY ON
  • 00:28:18.010 --> 00:28:18.230
  • EARTH WOULD I WANT TO TAKE
  • 00:28:18.230 --> 00:28:19.180
  • UP AND COME OVER TO THE
  • 00:28:19.180 --> 00:28:20.250
  • MIDDLE EAST AND BECOME A
  • 00:28:20.250 --> 00:28:21.130
  • FRIAR?
  • 00:28:21.130 --> 00:28:22.280
  • SO IT TOOK A PERIOD OF
  • 00:28:22.280 --> 00:28:23.250
  • INTENSE DISCERNMENT AND
  • 00:28:23.250 --> 00:28:25.110
  • PRAYER.
  • 00:28:25.110 --> 00:28:26.200
  • IN THE END, IT FELT, TO ME,
  • 00:28:26.200 --> 00:28:27.290
  • AS IF I HAD TO MAKE THIS
  • 00:28:27.290 --> 00:28:29.070
  • DECISION UNIQUELY ON MY OWN
  • 00:28:29.070 --> 00:28:30.270
  • AND TO ACCEPT THE
  • 00:28:30.270 --> 00:28:32.190
  • CONSEQUENCES WHETHER IT
  • 00:28:32.190 --> 00:28:34.240
  • WOULD BE POSITIVE OR
  • 00:28:34.240 --> 00:28:35.100
  • NEGATIVE.
  • 00:28:35.100 --> 00:28:37.030
  • - FATHER MARWAN: YOU COULD
  • 00:28:37.030 --> 00:28:37.230
  • ASK ME HOW DO I KNOW THAT I
  • 00:28:37.230 --> 00:28:38.140
  • HAVE THE VOCATION, HOW DO I
  • 00:28:38.140 --> 00:28:39.080
  • KNOW THAT I HAVE THIS GOAL?
  • 00:28:39.080 --> 00:28:40.100
  • IT'S A FEELING.
  • 00:28:40.100 --> 00:28:42.090
  • IT'S A PROFOUND FEELING.
  • 00:28:42.090 --> 00:28:43.140
  • IT'S WITHIN YOU, AND
  • 00:28:43.140 --> 00:28:44.160
  • EVERYTHING OF YOU KNOWS
  • 00:28:44.160 --> 00:28:45.240
  • THAT YOU HAVE THIS GOAL,
  • 00:28:45.240 --> 00:28:48.090
  • AND GOD IS CALLING YOU TO
  • 00:28:48.090 --> 00:28:49.230
  • DO A CERTAIN SERVICE FOR A
  • 00:28:49.230 --> 00:28:51.170
  • CERTAIN MISSION.
  • 00:28:51.170 --> 00:28:53.220
  • - STEPHEN: WHAT I HOPE
  • 00:28:53.220 --> 00:28:54.100
  • WILL BE HERE FOR UNTIL THE
  • 00:28:54.100 --> 00:28:55.270
  • LORD RETURNS IS THAT CLEAR
  • 00:28:55.270 --> 00:28:57.050
  • DECLARATION OF JESUS, WHO
  • 00:28:57.050 --> 00:28:59.010
  • HE IS, WHY HE DIED, THE
  • 00:28:59.010 --> 00:29:01.000
  • FACT THAT GOD RAISED HIM TO
  • 00:29:01.000 --> 00:29:02.190
  • LIFE, AND THE FACT THAT
  • 00:29:02.190 --> 00:29:03.260
  • ANYONE FROM ANY BACKGROUND
  • 00:29:03.260 --> 00:29:05.050
  • CAN ENGAGE WITH HIM, AND IN
  • 00:29:05.050 --> 00:29:06.090
  • HIM RECEIVE THE LOVE OF THE
  • 00:29:06.090 --> 00:29:07.280
  • FATHER.
  • 00:29:07.280 --> 00:29:08.260
  • IF WE STOP DOING THAT, WE
  • 00:29:08.260 --> 00:29:11.030
  • FAIL HIM.
  • 00:29:11.030 --> 00:29:12.200
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:29:14.180 --> 00:29:17.180
  • - NARRATOR: AS GOD'S PLAN
  • 00:29:17.180 --> 00:29:18.070
  • CONTINUES TO UNFOLD IN
  • 00:29:18.070 --> 00:29:19.150
  • THIS LAND, A GROWING NUMBER OF
  • 00:29:19.150 --> 00:29:21.120
  • INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIANS
  • 00:29:21.120 --> 00:29:22.110
  • REGULARLY COME TO ISRAEL TO
  • 00:29:22.110 --> 00:29:23.200
  • SUPPORT THE LOCAL BODY OF
  • 00:29:23.200 --> 00:29:25.040
  • BELIEVERS AND TO TAKE FAITH
  • 00:29:25.040 --> 00:29:26.270
  • IN THE LAND TO THE NEXT
  • 00:29:26.270 --> 00:29:28.090
  • LEVEL THROUGH GREAT WORKS
  • 00:29:28.090 --> 00:29:29.260
  • FOR HUMANITY AND THE
  • 00:29:29.260 --> 00:29:31.050
  • KINGDOM OF GOD.
  • 00:29:31.050 --> 00:29:32.250
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:29:39.120 --> 00:29:42.120
  • - NARRATOR: THE SYRIAN
  • 00:29:42.120 --> 00:29:43.000
  • CIVIL WAR HAS BEEN
  • 00:29:43.000 --> 00:29:43.220
  • ONE OF THE MOST COMPLEX AND
  • 00:29:43.220 --> 00:29:45.000
  • CONVOLUTED WARS IN RECENT
  • 00:29:45.000 --> 00:29:46.040
  • HISTORY.
  • 00:29:46.040 --> 00:29:47.080
  • BEGINNING, DURING THE 2011
  • 00:29:47.080 --> 00:29:48.170
  • ARAB SPRING, A WEB OF
  • 00:29:48.170 --> 00:29:49.250
  • ARMIES AND MILITIAS HAVE
  • 00:29:51.000 --> 00:29:54.000
  • BEEN PLOWING THROUGH
  • 00:29:54.000 --> 00:29:54.170
  • BORDERS, DEMOLISHING ENTIRE
  • 00:29:54.170 --> 00:29:55.120
  • CITIES, KILLING NEARLY HALF
  • 00:29:55.120 --> 00:29:56.280
  • A MILLION PEOPLE AND
  • 00:29:56.280 --> 00:29:57.150
  • LEAVING A WORLDWIDE REFUGEE
  • 00:29:57.150 --> 00:30:00.010
  • CRISIS IN THEIR WAKE, AND
  • 00:30:00.010 --> 00:30:01.100
  • AS THE WAR INCHES CLOSER TO
  • 00:30:01.100 --> 00:30:03.200
  • ISRAEL'S NORTHERN BORDER,
  • 00:30:03.200 --> 00:30:05.060
  • ISRAEL IS CAUGHT IN THE
  • 00:30:05.060 --> 00:30:06.150
  • CROSSFIRE.
  • 00:30:06.150 --> 00:30:08.090
  • THE HUMANITARIAN CRISIS IS
  • 00:30:08.090 --> 00:30:09.180
  • GROWING, AND THE DEATH TOLL
  • 00:30:09.180 --> 00:30:10.210
  • CONTINUES TO RISE, BUT IT'S
  • 00:30:10.210 --> 00:30:12.030
  • WHEN THE NIGHT SEEMS TO BE
  • 00:30:12.030 --> 00:30:14.130
  • AT ITS DARKEST THAT THE
  • 00:30:14.130 --> 00:30:16.180
  • LIGHT MUST SHINE THROUGH.
  • 00:30:16.190 --> 00:30:19.190
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:30:25.070 --> 00:30:28.070
  • - MATI SHOSHANI: WE'RE ON
  • 00:30:28.070 --> 00:30:28.260
  • OUR WAY TO THE
  • 00:30:28.260 --> 00:30:29.110
  • ISRAELI-SYRIAN BORDER
  • 00:30:29.110 --> 00:30:30.030
  • CROSSING.
  • 00:30:30.030 --> 00:30:31.060
  • WE'RE ABOUT TO CROSS OVER
  • 00:30:31.060 --> 00:30:32.100
  • AND VISIT A PROJECT THAT'S
  • 00:30:32.100 --> 00:30:33.060
  • CALLED "MAZOL ADACH,"
  • 00:30:33.060 --> 00:30:34.200
  • IN HEBREW, WHICH MEANS "AID
  • 00:30:34.200 --> 00:30:35.190
  • TO THE OPPRESSED."
  • 00:30:35.190 --> 00:30:38.080
  • IT'S A AMERICAN ORGANIZATION
  • 00:30:38.080 --> 00:30:39.280
  • CALLED FRIEND SHIPS,
  • 00:30:39.280 --> 00:30:41.050
  • THAT HAS SET UP A FIELD
  • 00:30:41.050 --> 00:30:42.140
  • HOSPITAL OUTSIDE OF THE
  • 00:30:42.140 --> 00:30:43.290
  • ISRAELI BORDER, HELPING
  • 00:30:43.290 --> 00:30:45.000
  • SYRIAN REFUGEES, AND WE'RE
  • 00:30:45.000 --> 00:30:46.100
  • ABOUT TO CROSS OVER AND
  • 00:30:46.100 --> 00:30:48.130
  • REALLY FIND OUT WHAT'S
  • 00:30:48.130 --> 00:30:49.230
  • HAPPENING ON THE OTHER SIDE
  • 00:30:49.230 --> 00:30:50.130
  • OF THE FENCE.
  • 00:30:50.130 --> 00:30:52.240
  • - MATI: WE JUST CROSSED IN
  • 00:31:13.020 --> 00:31:13.240
  • FROM ISRAEL INTO WHAT IS
  • 00:31:13.240 --> 00:31:16.140
  • SYRIA, AND WE'RE
  • 00:31:16.140 --> 00:31:17.160
  • WALKING INTO THE CAMP.
  • 00:31:18.220 --> 00:31:21.220
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:31:21.220 --> 00:31:24.140
  • - MATI: IT'S GREAT TO FINALLY
  • 00:31:24.140 --> 00:31:25.050
  • MEET YOU GUYS.
  • 00:31:25.050 --> 00:31:26.020
  • - DON TIPTON: THANK YOU.
  • 00:31:26.020 --> 00:31:26.210
  • - MATI: LOOKS AWESOME.
  • 00:31:26.210 --> 00:31:27.090
  • - DON: MAY I HAVE A HUG?
  • 00:31:27.090 --> 00:31:27.280
  • - MATI: YEAH.
  • 00:31:27.280 --> 00:31:28.200
  • VERY EXCITED TO BE HERE
  • 00:31:28.200 --> 00:31:30.060
  • WITH YOU.
  • 00:31:30.060 --> 00:31:31.130
  • - DON: WE CAME TO ISRAEL--
  • 00:31:31.130 --> 00:31:32.030
  • WHAT?
  • 00:31:32.030 --> 00:31:34.260
  • -- TWO YEARS AGO?
  • 00:31:34.260 --> 00:31:35.190
  • AND WE DECIDED TO CROSS THE
  • 00:31:35.190 --> 00:31:37.090
  • BORDER AND LOOK AT THE
  • 00:31:37.090 --> 00:31:40.040
  • SYRIAN SITUATION IN THE
  • 00:31:40.090 --> 00:31:43.090
  • CAMPS, AND WHAT WE SAW
  • 00:31:43.090 --> 00:31:45.050
  • THERE SHOCKED US.
  • 00:31:45.050 --> 00:31:47.050
  • - MATI: HOW MANY PEOPLE
  • 00:31:47.050 --> 00:31:47.230
  • COME IN HERE EVERY DAY?
  • 00:31:47.230 --> 00:31:48.110
  • - SONDRA TIPTON: TODAY WE
  • 00:31:48.110 --> 00:31:50.150
  • HAD 68, I THINK.
  • 00:31:50.150 --> 00:31:52.040
  • THAT'S ABOUT AVERAGE.
  • 00:31:52.040 --> 00:31:53.280
  • - DON: WE SAW BEAUTIFUL
  • 00:31:53.280 --> 00:31:54.260
  • U.N. CAMPS,
  • 00:31:54.260 --> 00:31:55.120
  • BUT THEY WERE RUN
  • 00:31:55.120 --> 00:31:57.000
  • WITH A MUSLIM SHARIA LAW,
  • 00:31:57.000 --> 00:31:59.180
  • AND THERE WAS A HUGE
  • 00:31:59.180 --> 00:32:00.230
  • POPULATION OUTSIDE OF THE
  • 00:32:00.230 --> 00:32:03.080
  • CAMP THAT WOULDN'T GO IN
  • 00:32:03.080 --> 00:32:05.130
  • AND LIVE UNDER THAT RULE,
  • 00:32:05.130 --> 00:32:07.160
  • AND THE CHILDREN WERE SICK,
  • 00:32:07.160 --> 00:32:10.040
  • AND THEY WERE POOR.
  • 00:32:10.040 --> 00:32:12.170
  • THESE ARE THE SYRIAN PEOPLE
  • 00:32:12.170 --> 00:32:13.200
  • IN DESPERATE NEED.
  • 00:32:14.010 --> 00:32:17.010
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:32:17.010 --> 00:32:18.190
  • - DON: THEY WANTED TO BE
  • 00:32:18.190 --> 00:32:19.220
  • UP AGAINST THE BORDER FENCE--
  • 00:32:19.220 --> 00:32:20.250
  • - MATI: WITH ISRAEL?
  • 00:32:20.250 --> 00:32:22.010
  • - DON: -- WITH ISRAEL
  • 00:32:22.010 --> 00:32:23.030
  • BECAUSE ISRAEL WOULD
  • 00:32:23.030 --> 00:32:23.230
  • PROTECT THEM.
  • 00:32:24.070 --> 00:32:27.070
  • SONDRA AND I LOOKED AT
  • 00:32:27.070 --> 00:32:28.060
  • EACH OTHER AND SAID, "THAT
  • 00:32:28.060 --> 00:32:29.030
  • MAKES SENSE TO US.
  • 00:32:29.100 --> 00:32:32.100
  • LET'S GO TALK TO OUR
  • 00:32:32.100 --> 00:32:32.280
  • FRIENDS IN THE ISRAELI
  • 00:32:32.280 --> 00:32:34.250
  • GOVERNMENT," AND THEY SAID,
  • 00:32:34.250 --> 00:32:36.020
  • "COME, AND LET'S LOOK FOR A
  • 00:32:36.020 --> 00:32:37.090
  • CAMPSITE."
  • 00:32:37.090 --> 00:32:38.160
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:32:39.220 --> 00:32:42.220
  • - SONDRA: AND THIS IS WHAT WE
  • 00:32:42.220 --> 00:32:43.130
  • CALL THE "DISTRIBUTION
  • 00:32:43.130 --> 00:32:44.100
  • TENT" WHERE THE BULK FOOD
  • 00:32:44.100 --> 00:32:45.270
  • COMES IN AND IS BAGGED UP
  • 00:32:45.270 --> 00:32:47.150
  • EVERY MORNING FOR
  • 00:32:47.150 --> 00:32:49.080
  • THE PATIENTS.
  • 00:32:49.080 --> 00:32:50.250
  • THE PATIENTS COME IN ABOUT
  • 00:32:52.000 --> 00:32:55.000
  • 30 AT A TIME, STAY WITH US
  • 00:32:55.000 --> 00:32:55.270
  • FOR SEVERAL HOURS, LEAVE, AND
  • 00:32:55.270 --> 00:32:56.180
  • THEN WE GET ANOTHER LOAD OF 30
  • 00:32:56.180 --> 00:32:58.020
  • OR 40 PATIENTS, AND THEN
  • 00:32:58.020 --> 00:32:58.290
  • THEY LEAVE.
  • 00:32:58.290 --> 00:33:01.200
  • - MATI: SO THEY'RE GETTING
  • 00:33:01.200 --> 00:33:03.160
  • MEDICAL, AND THEY'RE
  • 00:33:03.160 --> 00:33:04.230
  • GETTING FOOD?
  • 00:33:04.230 --> 00:33:06.090
  • - SONDRA: FOOD, CLOTHES,
  • 00:33:06.090 --> 00:33:06.280
  • TOYS.
  • 00:33:06.280 --> 00:33:07.070
  • THEY COME IN VERY TENSE,
  • 00:33:07.070 --> 00:33:08.060
  • USUALLY, AND BEFORE YOU
  • 00:33:08.060 --> 00:33:08.240
  • KNOW IT, THEIR FACES ARE SO
  • 00:33:08.240 --> 00:33:10.190
  • PEACEFUL, AND WE'RE JUST
  • 00:33:10.190 --> 00:33:13.030
  • BLESSED BY THAT BECAUSE WE
  • 00:33:13.030 --> 00:33:13.270
  • KNOW IT'S BEEN SO TRAUMATIC
  • 00:33:13.270 --> 00:33:14.190
  • FOR THEM OUT THERE.
  • 00:33:14.190 --> 00:33:16.270
  • - DON: THE BIBLE SAYS THAT
  • 00:33:16.270 --> 00:33:18.140
  • BE READY TO GIVE TESTIMONY
  • 00:33:19.160 --> 00:33:22.160
  • TO WHAT'S IN YOU IF SOMEONE
  • 00:33:22.160 --> 00:33:24.120
  • ASKS, SO WE HAVE COME HERE,
  • 00:33:24.120 --> 00:33:26.180
  • HOPING THAT THEY'LL ASK,
  • 00:33:26.180 --> 00:33:28.110
  • AND THEY ASK EVERY DAY.
  • 00:33:28.110 --> 00:33:31.080
  • THEY ASKED ALL THE TIME.
  • 00:33:31.080 --> 00:33:33.010
  • - MATI: DON AND SONDRA ARE
  • 00:33:33.010 --> 00:33:34.110
  • NO STRANGERS TO MEETING
  • 00:33:34.110 --> 00:33:34.290
  • PEOPLE'S NEEDS IN THE NAME
  • 00:33:34.290 --> 00:33:36.100
  • OF JESUS, BUT THEY CAN'T DO
  • 00:33:36.100 --> 00:33:37.170
  • IT ALONE.
  • 00:33:38.150 --> 00:33:41.150
  • - SONDRA: THE LOCAL
  • 00:33:41.150 --> 00:33:42.040
  • ISRAELI COMMUNITY HAS GIVEN
  • 00:33:42.040 --> 00:33:44.040
  • US TONS OF GOODS THAT WE
  • 00:33:44.040 --> 00:33:45.250
  • DIDN'T HAVE TO SHIP FROM
  • 00:33:45.250 --> 00:33:46.280
  • THE STATES AND--
  • 00:33:46.280 --> 00:33:48.070
  • - MATI: SO THIS ENTIRE ROOM
  • 00:33:48.070 --> 00:33:48.270
  • WE'RE STANDING IN--
  • 00:33:48.270 --> 00:33:49.150
  • - SONDRA: YES.
  • 00:33:49.150 --> 00:33:50.060
  • - MATI: -- IS ALL THINGS
  • 00:33:50.060 --> 00:33:50.270
  • THAT WERE DONATED BY LOCAL
  • 00:33:50.270 --> 00:33:51.170
  • ISRAELIS?
  • 00:33:51.170 --> 00:33:52.200
  • - SONDRA: YES.
  • 00:33:52.200 --> 00:33:53.210
  • - MATI: THAT'S BEAUTIFUL.
  • 00:33:53.210 --> 00:33:54.100
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:33:54.100 --> 00:33:55.280
  • - DON: THIS IS
  • 00:33:55.280 --> 00:33:56.140
  • JESUS'S HOOD.
  • 00:33:56.140 --> 00:33:57.140
  • THIS IS WHERE HE GREW UP.
  • 00:33:57.140 --> 00:33:59.080
  • THIRTY YEARS, HE SPENT
  • 00:33:59.080 --> 00:34:00.110
  • HERE.
  • 00:34:00.110 --> 00:34:01.240
  • IT'S TIME TO COME AND GIVE
  • 00:34:01.240 --> 00:34:03.040
  • BACK AND HELP US HELP
  • 00:34:03.040 --> 00:34:04.150
  • THESE PEOPLE.
  • 00:34:04.150 --> 00:34:05.230
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:34:12.220 --> 00:34:15.220
  • - SCOTT VOLK: I'M
  • 00:34:15.220 --> 00:34:16.110
  • A FULL-BLOODED JEWISH
  • 00:34:16.110 --> 00:34:16.280
  • BELIEVER IN JESUS.
  • 00:34:16.280 --> 00:34:17.180
  • MY WIFE IS A FULL-BLOODED
  • 00:34:17.180 --> 00:34:18.100
  • ARAB BELIEVER IN JESUS, SO
  • 00:34:18.100 --> 00:34:20.100
  • OUR KIDS HAVE A LITTLE BIT
  • 00:34:20.100 --> 00:34:21.260
  • OF ISAAC AND A LITTLE BIT
  • 00:34:21.260 --> 00:34:22.210
  • OF ISHMAEL IN THEM.
  • 00:34:22.210 --> 00:34:24.140
  • WHAT I LIKE TO TELL PEOPLE
  • 00:34:24.140 --> 00:34:25.110
  • IS THAT, IF YOU LOOK AT
  • 00:34:25.110 --> 00:34:25.290
  • ISRAEL THROUGH A BIBLICAL
  • 00:34:25.290 --> 00:34:27.000
  • LENS, YOU'LL END UP LOVING
  • 00:34:27.000 --> 00:34:28.200
  • BOTH ARABS AND JEWS.
  • 00:34:28.200 --> 00:34:31.020
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:34:35.260 --> 00:34:38.260
  • - SCOTT: I WAS
  • 00:34:38.260 --> 00:34:39.190
  • RAISED IN A JEWISH HOME,
  • 00:34:39.190 --> 00:34:41.080
  • AND THEN IN THE SUMMER OF
  • 00:34:41.080 --> 00:34:42.030
  • 1975, I ASKED THE LORD
  • 00:34:42.030 --> 00:34:44.120
  • YESHUA JESUS INTO MY HEART
  • 00:34:44.120 --> 00:34:46.010
  • TO BE MY SAVIOR.
  • 00:34:46.010 --> 00:34:47.160
  • I SPENT MY HIGH SCHOOL
  • 00:34:47.160 --> 00:34:48.080
  • YEARS IN A CHRISTIAN
  • 00:34:48.080 --> 00:34:49.120
  • COMMUNITY.
  • 00:34:49.120 --> 00:34:51.020
  • WE DESIRED TO EXEMPLIFY, AS
  • 00:34:51.020 --> 00:34:53.020
  • MUCH AS WE COULD, THE
  • 00:34:53.020 --> 00:34:54.030
  • CHURCH IN THE EARLY
  • 00:34:54.030 --> 00:34:55.250
  • CHAPTERS OF THE BOOK OF
  • 00:34:55.250 --> 00:34:56.240
  • ACTS WHERE THEY HAD NOTHING
  • 00:34:56.240 --> 00:34:58.070
  • THAT THEY COULD CALL
  • 00:34:58.070 --> 00:34:58.230
  • THEIR OWN.
  • 00:34:58.230 --> 00:34:59.080
  • THEY SHARED EVERYTHING
  • 00:34:59.080 --> 00:34:59.250
  • IN COMMON.
  • 00:34:59.250 --> 00:35:01.020
  • - SCOTT: HEY, GOOD
  • 00:35:01.020 --> 00:35:01.180
  • MORNING, GUYS.
  • 00:35:01.180 --> 00:35:02.020
  • - ALL: HEY.
  • 00:35:02.020 --> 00:35:02.160
  • - SCOTT: SO, THE LORD, AT
  • 00:35:02.270 --> 00:35:05.270
  • A VERY YOUNG AGE, PUT A
  • 00:35:05.270 --> 00:35:07.150
  • VALUE OF RELATIONSHIPS
  • 00:35:07.150 --> 00:35:09.130
  • INSIDE OF ME.
  • 00:35:09.130 --> 00:35:11.050
  • - SCOTT: WE'RE GONNA BE
  • 00:35:11.050 --> 00:35:11.230
  • DOING THE CHAPTER ON
  • 00:35:11.230 --> 00:35:12.100
  • COMPASSION TODAY.
  • 00:35:12.100 --> 00:35:14.080
  • - SCOTT: IT'S QUITE
  • 00:35:14.080 --> 00:35:14.240
  • REMARKABLE TO THINK ABOUT
  • 00:35:14.240 --> 00:35:15.220
  • THE FACT THAT HERE I AM, A
  • 00:35:15.220 --> 00:35:16.240
  • JEWISH BELIEVER IN JESUS,
  • 00:35:16.240 --> 00:35:18.180
  • PASTORING A CHURCH, YET I
  • 00:35:18.180 --> 00:35:20.260
  • HAD NO GRID FOR ISRAEL
  • 00:35:20.260 --> 00:35:23.060
  • WHATSOEVER.
  • 00:35:23.060 --> 00:35:25.050
  • - SCOTT: IF YOU LOVE THE
  • 00:35:25.050 --> 00:35:26.160
  • LORD, IF YOU CALL YOURSELF
  • 00:35:26.160 --> 00:35:28.210
  • A SON AND DAUGHTER OF GOD,
  • 00:35:28.210 --> 00:35:31.170
  • THIS VERSE IS TO YOU.
  • 00:35:31.170 --> 00:35:32.220
  • - SCOTT: I DIDN'T REALIZE
  • 00:35:32.220 --> 00:35:34.150
  • WHAT WAS LACKING.
  • 00:35:34.250 --> 00:35:37.250
  • MY HERITAGE, ALTHOUGH
  • 00:35:37.250 --> 00:35:38.180
  • JEWISH, WAS CONNECTED TO
  • 00:35:38.180 --> 00:35:39.240
  • ISRAEL, BUT AS FAR AS
  • 00:35:39.240 --> 00:35:41.240
  • HAVING A REVELATION OF
  • 00:35:41.240 --> 00:35:43.120
  • GOD'S HEART FOR ISRAEL,
  • 00:35:43.120 --> 00:35:44.000
  • THERE WAS NOTHING THERE,
  • 00:35:44.000 --> 00:35:45.170
  • AND THAT DIDN'T COME UNTIL
  • 00:35:45.170 --> 00:35:46.140
  • MY VERY FIRST VISIT TO
  • 00:35:47.010 --> 00:35:50.010
  • ISRAEL AS I WAS LEADING A
  • 00:35:50.010 --> 00:35:51.100
  • GROUP HERE IN 2005.
  • 00:35:51.120 --> 00:35:54.120
  • WE SPENT HALF A DAY AT AN
  • 00:35:54.120 --> 00:35:55.230
  • ARMY BASE, WE SPENT HALF A
  • 00:35:55.230 --> 00:35:56.260
  • DAY AT A SOUP KITCHEN IN
  • 00:35:56.260 --> 00:35:57.240
  • JERUSALEM, AND WE ALSO
  • 00:35:57.240 --> 00:35:58.200
  • SPENT A NUMBER OF HOURS AT
  • 00:35:58.200 --> 00:36:00.070
  • AN UNDERPRIVILEGED
  • 00:36:00.070 --> 00:36:01.080
  • CHILDREN'S CENTER
  • 00:36:01.080 --> 00:36:02.030
  • IN TIBERIAS.
  • 00:36:02.030 --> 00:36:03.290
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:36:04.270 --> 00:36:07.270
  • - SCOTT: WHEN I
  • 00:36:07.270 --> 00:36:09.030
  • WALKED INTO THE DOOR AND
  • 00:36:09.030 --> 00:36:10.130
  • SAW THESE POOR CHILDREN, MY
  • 00:36:10.130 --> 00:36:12.010
  • HEART WAS GRIPPED, AND EVEN
  • 00:36:12.010 --> 00:36:14.210
  • THOUGH THEIR CLOTHING WAS
  • 00:36:14.210 --> 00:36:15.220
  • DIRTY, EVEN THOUGH THEIR
  • 00:36:15.220 --> 00:36:17.230
  • HAIR WASN'T NICELY COMBED,
  • 00:36:17.230 --> 00:36:20.220
  • THERE WAS SOMETHING IN
  • 00:36:20.220 --> 00:36:21.280
  • THEIR EYES THAT JUST GAVE
  • 00:36:21.280 --> 00:36:22.170
  • US THE THOUGHT THAT WE
  • 00:36:22.170 --> 00:36:24.150
  • WERE BEING WELCOMED AS
  • 00:36:24.150 --> 00:36:25.250
  • HONORED GUESTS.
  • 00:36:25.250 --> 00:36:28.090
  • MY HEART JUST LEAPT INSIDE
  • 00:36:28.090 --> 00:36:29.190
  • OF ME.
  • 00:36:29.190 --> 00:36:30.180
  • I SAW LOVE IN THEIR EYES,
  • 00:36:30.180 --> 00:36:31.260
  • AND IT MADE US WANT TO
  • 00:36:31.260 --> 00:36:32.280
  • SERVE THEM AS MUCH AS
  • 00:36:32.280 --> 00:36:33.260
  • WE COULD.
  • 00:36:34.000 --> 00:36:37.000
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:36:38.180 --> 00:36:41.180
  • - SCOTT: WE CAN COME HERE
  • 00:36:41.180 --> 00:36:42.070
  • AND SEE ALL OF THE SITES
  • 00:36:42.070 --> 00:36:43.060
  • AND BLESS THE
  • 00:36:43.060 --> 00:36:45.010
  • PEOPLE OF ISRAEL, BUT WE
  • 00:36:45.010 --> 00:36:47.080
  • HAVE TO UNDERSTAND THAT
  • 00:36:47.080 --> 00:36:47.280
  • WE'RE WALKING INTO A LAND
  • 00:36:47.280 --> 00:36:48.210
  • THAT'S CURRENTLY NOT AT
  • 00:36:48.210 --> 00:36:49.160
  • PEACE, AND THE ONLY WAY
  • 00:36:49.160 --> 00:36:51.090
  • THAT THAT PEACE IS GOING TO
  • 00:36:51.090 --> 00:36:52.180
  • COME IS WHEN GOD'S CHILDREN
  • 00:36:52.180 --> 00:36:54.030
  • LOVE BOTH ARAB AND JEW JUST
  • 00:36:54.030 --> 00:36:55.250
  • AS JESUS LOVED.
  • 00:36:55.260 --> 00:36:58.260
  • SOMETHING HAPPENED THAT I
  • 00:36:58.260 --> 00:37:01.200
  • WASN'T EXPECTING.
  • 00:37:01.200 --> 00:37:02.180
  • - SCOTT: I HEARD THAT
  • 00:37:02.180 --> 00:37:03.150
  • STILL SMALL VOICE
  • 00:37:03.280 --> 00:37:06.280
  • OF THE LORD.
  • 00:37:06.280 --> 00:37:07.140
  • IT WAS A VERSE OUT OF THE
  • 00:37:07.140 --> 00:37:08.230
  • BOOK OF MATTHEW CHAPTER 25,
  • 00:37:08.230 --> 00:37:09.200
  • "INASMUCH AS YOU'VE DONE IT
  • 00:37:09.200 --> 00:37:11.050
  • TO THE LEAST OF THESE
  • 00:37:11.050 --> 00:37:12.050
  • BROTHERS OF MINE, YOU'VE
  • 00:37:12.050 --> 00:37:12.280
  • DONE IT TO ME."
  • 00:37:12.280 --> 00:37:15.130
  • AND AS THAT VERSE
  • 00:37:15.130 --> 00:37:16.070
  • REVERBERATED IN MY HEART,
  • 00:37:16.070 --> 00:37:17.040
  • I REALIZED I WAS
  • 00:37:17.040 --> 00:37:18.020
  • LOOKING LITERALLY AT THE
  • 00:37:18.020 --> 00:37:19.100
  • LEAST OF JESUS'S BROTHERS,
  • 00:37:19.100 --> 00:37:21.220
  • AND AT THAT POINT, I KNEW
  • 00:37:21.220 --> 00:37:23.290
  • THAT I WAS SUPPOSED TO BE A
  • 00:37:23.290 --> 00:37:25.050
  • CONDUIT OF FUNDS TO THE
  • 00:37:25.050 --> 00:37:26.160
  • POOR AND NEEDY IN ISRAEL,
  • 00:37:26.160 --> 00:37:27.250
  • BOTH ARAB AND JEW.
  • 00:37:27.250 --> 00:37:30.150
  • - SCOTT: LORD, GIVE ME YOUR
  • 00:37:30.150 --> 00:37:32.030
  • HEART FOR YOUR PEOPLE, AND IT'S
  • 00:37:32.030 --> 00:37:34.030
  • NOT JUST THE JEWISH PEOPLE--
  • 00:37:34.030 --> 00:37:34.270
  • FOR ISRAEL'S ENEMIES.
  • 00:37:34.270 --> 00:37:37.100
  • MAY WE LOVE ENEMIES LIKE YOU
  • 00:37:37.100 --> 00:37:39.020
  • SAID WE'RE CALLED TO LOVE THEM.
  • 00:37:39.020 --> 00:37:40.010
  • LORD, MAY WE NOT DESPISE
  • 00:37:40.010 --> 00:37:41.240
  • ENEMIES, BUT LOVE THEM.
  • 00:37:41.240 --> 00:37:44.060
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:37:45.000 --> 00:37:48.000
  • - NARRATOR: MODERN-DAY
  • 00:37:48.000 --> 00:37:48.180
  • ISRAEL IS TESTAMENT TO THE GLORY
  • 00:37:48.180 --> 00:37:49.230
  • OF GOD.
  • 00:37:49.230 --> 00:37:50.190
  • THE LOCAL BODY IS STRONG.
  • 00:37:50.190 --> 00:37:52.180
  • IT'S THRIVING.
  • 00:37:52.180 --> 00:37:54.100
  • BELIEVERS ARE MOVING MORE AND
  • 00:37:54.100 --> 00:37:55.070
  • MORE INTO PLACES OF INFLUENCE
  • 00:37:55.070 --> 00:37:57.090
  • AND IMPACT IN THE LAND AND
  • 00:37:57.090 --> 00:37:58.120
  • WITNESSING MIRACLES EVERY DAY.
  • 00:37:58.120 --> 00:38:01.010
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:38:01.050 --> 00:38:04.050
  • - EVAN: ISRAEL, TO ME,
  • 00:38:04.050 --> 00:38:04.270
  • IS EVERYTHING, THE FOUNDATIONAL
  • 00:38:04.270 --> 00:38:06.220
  • SCRIPTURES IN MY LIFE, AND
  • 00:38:06.220 --> 00:38:07.110
  • EVERYTHING THAT I'M DOING ARE IN
  • 00:38:07.110 --> 00:38:08.030
  • EZEKIEL 36, WHERE GOD PROMISES
  • 00:38:08.030 --> 00:38:10.030
  • HE'LL REGATHER THE OUTCASTS OF
  • 00:38:10.030 --> 00:38:11.150
  • ISRAEL, AND THEN, ONCE WE'RE
  • 00:38:11.150 --> 00:38:12.220
  • HERE, IT SAYS THAT HE'LL POUR
  • 00:38:12.220 --> 00:38:13.250
  • OUT HIS HOLY SPIRIT UPON US.
  • 00:38:13.250 --> 00:38:15.020
  • SO WE THOUGHT, IF WE CAN FIND
  • 00:38:15.020 --> 00:38:16.200
  • UNMET NEEDS AND MEET THEM IN THE
  • 00:38:16.200 --> 00:38:18.190
  • NAME OF YESHUA, THAT'S A PLACE
  • 00:38:18.190 --> 00:38:21.080
  • WHERE WE CAN HAVE A LOT OF
  • 00:38:21.080 --> 00:38:21.270
  • IMPACT.
  • 00:38:21.270 --> 00:38:23.120
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:38:23.180 --> 00:38:26.180
  • - ELISA: IT'S OKAY.
  • 00:38:26.180 --> 00:38:27.230
  • WE'LL TAKE CARE OF YOU.
  • 00:38:27.230 --> 00:38:28.110
  • - EVAN: DENTAL CARE IS ONE OF
  • 00:38:28.110 --> 00:38:29.020
  • THE ONLY MEDICAL SERVICES THAT'S
  • 00:38:29.020 --> 00:38:29.250
  • NOT COVERED BY OUR MEDICAL
  • 00:38:29.250 --> 00:38:31.020
  • SYSTEM HERE IN ISRAEL.
  • 00:38:31.220 --> 00:38:34.220
  • - ELISA: A PRACTICAL WAY TO
  • 00:38:34.220 --> 00:38:35.240
  • SOLVE IT, PARTLY BECAUSE OF THE
  • 00:38:35.240 --> 00:38:36.210
  • FACT THAT I WAS A DENTAL
  • 00:38:36.210 --> 00:38:37.230
  • HYGIENIST, I WAS THANKFULLY ABLE
  • 00:38:37.230 --> 00:38:38.220
  • TO LEARN FROM SOME OF THE BEST
  • 00:38:38.220 --> 00:38:39.240
  • DENTISTS, SO WE KIND OF CAME
  • 00:38:39.240 --> 00:38:42.010
  • TOGETHER AND IT WAS ACTUALLY
  • 00:38:42.010 --> 00:38:43.220
  • REALLY AWESOME.
  • 00:38:43.220 --> 00:38:44.110
  • - EVAN: THE IDEA OF GOD GAVE US
  • 00:38:44.110 --> 00:38:45.030
  • WAS TO CREATE THE WHOLE SYSTEM
  • 00:38:45.030 --> 00:38:45.240
  • OURSELVES.
  • 00:38:45.240 --> 00:38:46.190
  • SO WHAT WE'VE BEEN ABLE TO DO IS
  • 00:38:46.190 --> 00:38:48.230
  • CREATE FULL-SERVICE CLINICS
  • 00:38:48.230 --> 00:38:50.090
  • WHERE ALL THE STAFF ARE
  • 00:38:50.090 --> 00:38:51.100
  • BELIEVERS, WHERE WE OWN THE
  • 00:38:51.100 --> 00:38:54.020
  • WHOLE PROCESS FROM THE START,
  • 00:38:54.020 --> 00:38:54.230
  • THE BEGINNING, AND NOT ONLY CAN
  • 00:38:54.230 --> 00:38:55.170
  • WE TREAT A LOT OF PATIENTS THAT
  • 00:38:55.210 --> 00:38:58.210
  • WAY, BUT THE PRICE PER PATIENT
  • 00:38:58.210 --> 00:38:59.180
  • IS MUCH, MUCH LOWER THAN IT
  • 00:38:59.180 --> 00:39:00.180
  • WOULD BE.
  • 00:39:00.180 --> 00:39:01.120
  • - ELISA: I DEFINITELY HAVE HAD
  • 00:39:01.120 --> 00:39:02.190
  • PATIENTS THAT WERE REALLY DOWN
  • 00:39:02.190 --> 00:39:04.090
  • IN THE DUMPS.
  • 00:39:04.090 --> 00:39:05.230
  • AFTER WE TREATED THEM, THEY WERE
  • 00:39:05.230 --> 00:39:06.150
  • SO GRATEFUL AND WERE LIKE,
  • 00:39:06.150 --> 00:39:08.170
  • "WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS?"
  • 00:39:08.170 --> 00:39:09.110
  • AND "WHY ARE YOU TREATING
  • 00:39:09.110 --> 00:39:10.000
  • US SO WELL?"
  • 00:39:10.000 --> 00:39:10.120
  • I'M JUST LIKE, "GOD LOVES YOU.
  • 00:39:10.120 --> 00:39:12.060
  • HE CARES FOR YOU AND--"
  • 00:39:12.060 --> 00:39:13.030
  • YOU OKAY?
  • 00:39:13.030 --> 00:39:14.290
  • - FEMALE: YEAH, YEAH.
  • 00:39:14.290 --> 00:39:15.180
  • - ELISA: THIS IS WHY I CHOSE
  • 00:39:15.180 --> 00:39:16.250
  • THIS FIELD SO I CAN TALK AS MUCH
  • 00:39:16.250 --> 00:39:17.270
  • AS I WANT.
  • 00:39:17.270 --> 00:39:20.170
  • [LAUGHTER]
  • 00:39:20.170 --> 00:39:21.050
  • NOBODY'S GONNA STOP ME.
  • 00:39:21.050 --> 00:39:22.030
  • [LAUGHTER]
  • 00:39:22.030 --> 00:39:22.270
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:39:24.240 --> 00:39:27.240
  • - EVAN: OKAY, SO THIS--
  • 00:39:27.240 --> 00:39:28.180
  • THIS WAS THE FIRST TIME
  • 00:39:28.180 --> 00:39:30.140
  • I EVER CAME TO ISRAEL.
  • 00:39:30.140 --> 00:39:31.040
  • I CAME ON A PROGRAM CALLED
  • 00:39:31.040 --> 00:39:32.100
  • "TAGLIT."
  • 00:39:32.100 --> 00:39:33.290
  • IN AMERICA, IT'S CALLED
  • 00:39:33.290 --> 00:39:34.170
  • "BIRTHRIGHT."
  • 00:39:34.170 --> 00:39:35.000
  • WHAT YEAR WAS IT, HONEY?
  • 00:39:35.040 --> 00:39:38.040
  • - ELISA: 2005.
  • 00:39:38.040 --> 00:39:39.010
  • - EVAN: SO, OKAY, GOOD.
  • 00:39:39.010 --> 00:39:41.120
  • - ELISA: ááHE'S STILL GREAT.
  • 00:39:41.120 --> 00:39:43.070
  • - EVAN: SO AFTER THE TOUR, WE
  • 00:39:43.070 --> 00:39:43.280
  • HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO STAY IN
  • 00:39:43.280 --> 00:39:44.270
  • ISRAEL A FEW EXTRA DAYS, AND
  • 00:39:44.270 --> 00:39:45.230
  • WHEN WE GOT TO THEIR HOUSE IN
  • 00:39:45.230 --> 00:39:46.210
  • JERUSALEM, THEY SAID, "WE
  • 00:39:46.210 --> 00:39:47.100
  • ARE SO SORRY.
  • 00:39:47.100 --> 00:39:47.290
  • SOMEHOW, WE DOUBLE-BOOKED OUR
  • 00:39:47.290 --> 00:39:48.200
  • GUEST ROOM, AND THERE'S THIS
  • 00:39:48.200 --> 00:39:49.170
  • WOMAN THAT'S GOING TO BE STAYING
  • 00:39:49.170 --> 00:39:50.150
  • HERE AT THE SAME TIME."
  • 00:39:50.150 --> 00:39:51.140
  • - ELISA: AND THEN EVAN
  • 00:39:51.140 --> 00:39:52.020
  • CAME UP--
  • 00:39:52.020 --> 00:39:53.170
  • SAW HIM, SHOOK HIS HAND, "NICE
  • 00:39:53.170 --> 00:39:55.250
  • TO MEET YOU," AND THEN
  • 00:39:55.250 --> 00:39:57.210
  • IMMEDIATELY GRABBED MY FRIEND:
  • 00:39:57.210 --> 00:39:58.270
  • "WHY DIDN'T YOU TELL ME THE MOST
  • 00:39:58.270 --> 00:39:59.240
  • GORGEOUS GUY IN THE WORLD IS
  • 00:39:59.240 --> 00:40:01.020
  • GONNA BE STAYING AT YOUR HOUSE
  • 00:40:01.020 --> 00:40:02.130
  • THE SAME TIME I AM?"
  • 00:40:02.130 --> 00:40:03.150
  • - EVAN: AND THEN IT TURNS OUT
  • 00:40:03.150 --> 00:40:04.160
  • THAT THAT WAS MY FUTURE WIFE,
  • 00:40:04.160 --> 00:40:06.040
  • ELISA.
  • 00:40:06.040 --> 00:40:08.240
  • - ELISA: PRETTY MUCH, LOVE AT
  • 00:40:08.240 --> 00:40:09.150
  • FIRST TIME WITH EVAN.
  • 00:40:09.150 --> 00:40:10.080
  • [LAUGHTER]
  • 00:40:10.080 --> 00:40:11.010
  • I'M MAKING CHALLAH
  • 00:40:11.010 --> 00:40:11.290
  • 'CAUSE THIS IS JUST A
  • 00:40:11.290 --> 00:40:13.070
  • TRADITIONAL JEWISH BREAD THAT WE
  • 00:40:13.070 --> 00:40:14.020
  • EAT ON SHABBAT.
  • 00:40:14.020 --> 00:40:16.060
  • IT'S SOMETHING THAT WE'VE DONE
  • 00:40:16.060 --> 00:40:17.050
  • FOR GENERATIONS, AND IT'S JUST
  • 00:40:17.050 --> 00:40:18.050
  • PART OF WHO WE ARE.
  • 00:40:18.050 --> 00:40:20.220
  • - EVAN: THIS I'VE SAVED EVER
  • 00:40:20.220 --> 00:40:21.290
  • SINCE THE DAY AT MY BAR MITZVAH.
  • 00:40:21.290 --> 00:40:23.040
  • I'M NOT SURE IF EVERYBODY STILL
  • 00:40:23.040 --> 00:40:23.260
  • HAS THEIRS.
  • 00:40:23.260 --> 00:40:25.060
  • THIS WAS A CERTIFICATE I GOT.
  • 00:40:25.060 --> 00:40:25.270
  • I CAME TO FAITH IN YESHUA ABOUT
  • 00:40:25.270 --> 00:40:27.250
  • SIX MONTHS BEFORE MY BAR
  • 00:40:27.250 --> 00:40:29.090
  • MITZVAH, AND I WAS SORT OF
  • 00:40:29.090 --> 00:40:31.010
  • AT A CROSSROADS.
  • 00:40:31.010 --> 00:40:32.160
  • I SAID, "MOM, I KNOW I BELIEVE
  • 00:40:32.160 --> 00:40:33.230
  • IN YESHUA, BUT I KNOW THAT I'M A
  • 00:40:33.240 --> 00:40:36.240
  • PART OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITY,
  • 00:40:36.240 --> 00:40:38.100
  • BUT NOTHING'S CHANGED.
  • 00:40:38.100 --> 00:40:41.050
  • I DON'T EXACTLY UNDERSTAND HOW
  • 00:40:41.050 --> 00:40:41.260
  • TO PUT ALL THE PIECES
  • 00:40:41.260 --> 00:40:42.130
  • TOGETHER YET."
  • 00:40:42.130 --> 00:40:43.040
  • IF THE SYNAGOGUE KNEW
  • 00:40:43.040 --> 00:40:43.210
  • THAT I'D BECOME A BELIEVER IN
  • 00:40:43.210 --> 00:40:44.170
  • YESHUA, THEY MOST LIKELY WOULD
  • 00:40:44.170 --> 00:40:46.030
  • NOT HAVE ALLOWED ME TO FULFILL
  • 00:40:46.030 --> 00:40:46.240
  • MY BAR MITZVAH.
  • 00:40:46.240 --> 00:40:48.030
  • - ELISA: WHICH ONE DID YOU
  • 00:40:48.030 --> 00:40:49.050
  • MAKE-- THE BIG ONE OR THE
  • 00:40:49.050 --> 00:40:49.240
  • SMALL ONE?
  • 00:40:49.240 --> 00:40:50.270
  • THAT ONE?
  • 00:40:50.270 --> 00:40:52.190
  • IT LOOKS REALLY GOOD.
  • 00:40:52.190 --> 00:40:53.060
  • - ELISA: BEFORE I CAME TO
  • 00:40:53.060 --> 00:40:54.290
  • ISRAEL, I HAD A LOT OF FEAR
  • 00:40:54.290 --> 00:40:56.120
  • ABOUT BEING MESSIANIC, ABOUT
  • 00:40:56.120 --> 00:40:57.020
  • BEING FOUND OUT.
  • 00:40:57.020 --> 00:40:59.040
  • I FELT LIKE, IF THE PEOPLE HERE
  • 00:40:59.040 --> 00:41:00.070
  • KNEW THAT I WAS MESSIANIC, I
  • 00:41:00.070 --> 00:41:02.010
  • WOULD BE REJECTED.
  • 00:41:02.010 --> 00:41:02.280
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:41:08.190 --> 00:41:11.190
  • - EVAN: FROM DAY ONE,
  • 00:41:11.190 --> 00:41:12.100
  • ANYBODY WE MET WITH, WE ALWAYS
  • 00:41:12.100 --> 00:41:13.130
  • TOLD THEM WE'RE DOING THIS AS
  • 00:41:13.130 --> 00:41:14.040
  • LOCAL BELIEVERS IN YESHUA.
  • 00:41:14.040 --> 00:41:15.130
  • WE'RE DOING THIS BECAUSE WE WANT
  • 00:41:15.130 --> 00:41:16.210
  • TO LIVE OUT OUR FAITH AS IT'S
  • 00:41:16.210 --> 00:41:18.100
  • EXPRESSED IN THE NEW TESTAMENT,
  • 00:41:18.100 --> 00:41:20.090
  • AND DESPITE THAT, EVERYBODY'S
  • 00:41:20.090 --> 00:41:21.290
  • COOPERATED WITH US.
  • 00:41:21.290 --> 00:41:23.240
  • WE HAVEN'T HAD ANY RESISTANCE.
  • 00:41:23.240 --> 00:41:24.240
  • IT NORMALIZES THE RELATIONSHIP
  • 00:41:24.240 --> 00:41:26.190
  • BETWEEN MESSIANIC ISRAEL AND
  • 00:41:26.190 --> 00:41:28.080
  • NON-MESSIANIC ISRAEL, AND THAT'S
  • 00:41:28.080 --> 00:41:29.140
  • - EVAN: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:41:33.040 --> 00:41:33.250
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:41:33.250 --> 00:41:34.290
  • - EVAN: FOR YEARS, MANY PEOPLE
  • 00:41:41.070 --> 00:41:41.290
  • PREFERRED TO NOT BE KNOWN AS
  • 00:41:41.290 --> 00:41:43.090
  • BELIEVERS OR WERE AFRAID TO SAY
  • 00:41:43.090 --> 00:41:44.200
  • THEY'RE BELIEVERS, AND WE'RE
  • 00:41:44.200 --> 00:41:45.100
  • REALLY CHALLENGING THAT.
  • 00:41:45.100 --> 00:41:46.270
  • - ELISA: WE'RE ABLE TO SHOW THE
  • 00:41:46.270 --> 00:41:47.280
  • LOVE OF THE LORD TO THEM, SHOW
  • 00:41:47.280 --> 00:41:49.180
  • THEM KINDNESS, SHOW THEM WARMTH,
  • 00:41:49.180 --> 00:41:52.040
  • JUST TO FEEL, YOU KNOW, SOMEBODY
  • 00:41:52.040 --> 00:41:54.120
  • CARES ABOUT THEM 'CAUSE WE DO,
  • 00:41:54.120 --> 00:41:55.090
  • WE REALLY CARE.
  • 00:41:55.090 --> 00:41:56.290
  • - EVAN: WE FEEL THAT'S OUR
  • 00:41:56.290 --> 00:41:57.190
  • ROLE.
  • 00:41:57.190 --> 00:41:58.240
  • THAT IS OUR DOMAIN.
  • 00:41:58.240 --> 00:41:59.190
  • THOSE ARE THINGS THAT WE ARE
  • 00:41:59.190 --> 00:42:00.290
  • CALLED TO DO THAT WE'RE EQUIPPED
  • 00:42:00.290 --> 00:42:01.210
  • TO DO.
  • 00:42:01.210 --> 00:42:02.250
  • TO DO THEM AND SEE IT HAPPEN IS
  • 00:42:02.250 --> 00:42:03.220
  • JUST MY GREATEST JOY.
  • 00:42:03.220 --> 00:42:04.260
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:42:14.280 --> 00:42:17.280
  • - SHADI KHALLOUL: WE MET
  • 00:42:17.280 --> 00:42:18.260
  • BIBI NETANYAHU,
  • 00:42:18.260 --> 00:42:19.270
  • THE PRIME MINISTER, AND HE
  • 00:42:19.270 --> 00:42:21.020
  • TOLD ME, "BE ASSURED THAT I
  • 00:42:21.020 --> 00:42:23.060
  • KNOW WHO YOU ARE.
  • 00:42:23.060 --> 00:42:25.150
  • MY FATHER WAS HISTORIAN, AND HE
  • 00:42:25.160 --> 00:42:28.160
  • WROTE ALSO ABOUT YOU GUYS AND
  • 00:42:28.230 --> 00:42:31.230
  • YOUR ORIGINS, AND YOU ARE FROM
  • 00:42:31.230 --> 00:42:33.260
  • US AS WELL."
  • 00:42:34.040 --> 00:42:37.040
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:42:40.090 --> 00:42:43.090
  • - FEMALE: SO WE'VE HEARD A LOT
  • 00:42:43.090 --> 00:42:44.220
  • FROM DIFFERENT PEOPLE ON THIS
  • 00:42:44.220 --> 00:42:46.140
  • TRIP, BUT THIS IS A REALLY
  • 00:42:46.140 --> 00:42:48.070
  • IMPORTANT PERSPECTIVE FOR US AS
  • 00:42:48.070 --> 00:42:49.190
  • CHRISTIANS TO GET, SO OUR FRIEND
  • 00:42:49.190 --> 00:42:51.140
  • HERE, SHADI KHALLOUL, IS AN
  • 00:42:51.140 --> 00:42:52.190
  • ISRAELI ARAMAIC MARONITE
  • 00:42:52.190 --> 00:42:54.120
  • CHRISTIAN.
  • 00:42:54.120 --> 00:42:56.010
  • HE'S IS IN CHARGE OF A UNIQUE
  • 00:42:56.010 --> 00:42:58.040
  • PROJECT FOR TEACHING CHRISTIAN
  • 00:42:58.040 --> 00:42:59.170
  • KIDS THE ARAMAIC LANGUAGE AND
  • 00:42:59.170 --> 00:43:00.120
  • HERITAGE.
  • 00:43:00.120 --> 00:43:01.200
  • [APPLAUSE]
  • 00:43:01.200 --> 00:43:02.130
  • - SHADI: THANK YOU,
  • 00:43:02.130 --> 00:43:03.220
  • THANK YOU.
  • 00:43:03.220 --> 00:43:04.080
  • [APPLAUSE]
  • 00:43:04.080 --> 00:43:06.200
  • - SHADI: OKAY, GOOD MORNING.
  • 00:43:06.200 --> 00:43:07.250
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:43:07.250 --> 00:43:10.040
  • - SHADI: BY THE WAY,
  • 00:43:10.040 --> 00:43:11.000
  • THIS IS THE BIBLE FROM
  • 00:43:11.000 --> 00:43:12.090
  • LAS VEGAS UNIVERSITY.
  • 00:43:13.180 --> 00:43:16.180
  • THIS IS WHERE I ACTUALLY ALL
  • 00:43:16.180 --> 00:43:17.080
  • STARTED.
  • 00:43:17.080 --> 00:43:19.010
  • LAS VEGAS, BIBLE, UNEXPECTED
  • 00:43:19.010 --> 00:43:21.030
  • THINGS THAT CAN HAPPEN EVEN IN
  • 00:43:21.030 --> 00:43:23.030
  • THAT MOST "SIN CITY" IN THE
  • 00:43:23.030 --> 00:43:26.010
  • WORLD.
  • 00:43:26.010 --> 00:43:26.280
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:43:27.110 --> 00:43:30.110
  • - SHADI: I STARTED
  • 00:43:30.110 --> 00:43:30.270
  • STUDYING IN THE UNIVERSITY OF
  • 00:43:30.270 --> 00:43:32.000
  • LAS VEGAS IN 2002.
  • 00:43:32.130 --> 00:43:35.130
  • I TOOK A COURSE CALLED BIBLE AS
  • 00:43:35.130 --> 00:43:37.160
  • ENGLISH LITERATURE.
  • 00:43:37.160 --> 00:43:40.130
  • WE READ SOMETHING WITH A
  • 00:43:40.130 --> 00:43:42.150
  • PROFESSOR STOPPED US.
  • 00:43:46.080 --> 00:43:47.060
  • HE SAID, "THIS IS ARAMAIC, A
  • 00:43:47.060 --> 00:43:49.080
  • LANGUAGE THAT JESUS USED TO
  • 00:43:49.080 --> 00:43:50.190
  • SPEAK IN THE LAND, AND IT
  • 00:43:50.190 --> 00:43:51.170
  • DOESN'T EXIST ANYMORE."
  • 00:43:51.170 --> 00:43:53.280
  • WHEN HE SAID THAT,
  • 00:43:53.280 --> 00:43:56.090
  • I FELT LIKE, "WHY
  • 00:43:57.020 --> 00:44:00.040
  • HE'S SAYING THAT?"
  • 00:44:00.040 --> 00:44:01.160
  • - MALE: YOU KNOW SYRIAC BETTER
  • 00:44:01.160 --> 00:44:02.080
  • THAN MYSELF.
  • 00:44:02.080 --> 00:44:03.110
  • - SHADI: YES.
  • 00:44:03.110 --> 00:44:03.280
  • - MALE: LET ME NOW TRY TO SEE
  • 00:44:03.280 --> 00:44:04.190
  • YOUR SYRIAC, HOW IT WORKS.
  • 00:44:05.200 --> 00:44:08.200
  • - SHADI: MATTHEW.
  • 00:44:08.200 --> 00:44:10.040
  • - MALE: MATTHEW.
  • 00:44:10.040 --> 00:44:10.210
  • MATTHEW.
  • 00:44:10.210 --> 00:44:11.050
  • - SHADI: MATTHEW.
  • 00:44:11.050 --> 00:44:11.200
  • - MALE: AND THEN--
  • 00:44:11.200 --> 00:44:12.210
  • - SHADI: AND MARCUS.
  • 00:44:12.210 --> 00:44:13.080
  • - MALE: MARCUS.
  • 00:44:13.080 --> 00:44:13.280
  • - SHADI: "EXCUSE ME,
  • 00:44:13.280 --> 00:44:14.280
  • INSTRUCTOR, THE LANGUAGE
  • 00:44:14.280 --> 00:44:15.160
  • STILL EXISTS.
  • 00:44:15.160 --> 00:44:17.040
  • WE STILL EXIST.
  • 00:44:17.040 --> 00:44:18.230
  • WE STILL PRESERVE IT.
  • 00:44:18.230 --> 00:44:20.120
  • - SHADI: [SPEAKING FOREIGN
  • 00:44:23.050 --> 00:44:23.250
  • - PROFESSOR: "WHY ARE YOU
  • 00:44:28.110 --> 00:44:29.000
  • AFRAID?"
  • 00:44:29.000 --> 00:44:30.040
  • - SHADI: "WHY YOU ARE AFRAID?"
  • 00:44:30.040 --> 00:44:31.010
  • - MALE: AH.
  • 00:44:31.010 --> 00:44:31.180
  • - SHADI: HE SAID, "WHO YOU
  • 00:44:31.180 --> 00:44:32.080
  • ARE?"
  • 00:44:32.080 --> 00:44:33.250
  • I SAID, "I AM ISRAELI CHRISTIAN,
  • 00:44:34.190 --> 00:44:37.190
  • BELONG TO THE SYRIAC MARONITE
  • 00:44:37.190 --> 00:44:38.250
  • CHURCH OF ANTIOCH TO ITS
  • 00:44:38.250 --> 00:44:40.010
  • ANTIOCHENE CHURCHES THAT STILL
  • 00:44:40.010 --> 00:44:41.260
  • PRESERVE THE LANGUAGE AND THE
  • 00:44:41.260 --> 00:44:44.010
  • HERITAGE OF THE FIRST APOSTLES
  • 00:44:44.010 --> 00:44:46.070
  • AND THE FIRST EARLY CHRISTIANS."
  • 00:44:46.150 --> 00:44:49.150
  • HE SAID, "WELL, SORRY, I DON'T
  • 00:44:49.150 --> 00:44:50.060
  • KNOW ABOUT YOU.
  • 00:44:50.060 --> 00:44:51.080
  • YOU HAVE A MISSION NOW."
  • 00:44:51.080 --> 00:44:52.100
  • THIS IS THE TIME WHERE
  • 00:44:52.100 --> 00:44:53.230
  • I DECIDED TO GIVE UP
  • 00:44:53.230 --> 00:44:56.050
  • MY AMERICAN DREAM.
  • 00:44:56.050 --> 00:44:57.100
  • I CAME BACK FROM THE U.S.,
  • 00:44:57.100 --> 00:44:59.070
  • KNOWING THAT WE NEED TO GET
  • 00:44:59.070 --> 00:45:01.260
  • RECOGNIZED AS ETHNIC ARAMAIC
  • 00:45:01.260 --> 00:45:04.200
  • COMMUNITY IN ISRAEL.
  • 00:45:05.020 --> 00:45:08.020
  • - SHADI: WE'RE GONNA TEACH YOU
  • 00:45:08.020 --> 00:45:08.290
  • THE LORD'S PRAYER IN ARAMAIC,
  • 00:45:08.290 --> 00:45:10.120
  • IN JESUS'S OWN LANGUAGE.
  • 00:45:10.120 --> 00:45:11.210
  • - SHADI: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:45:15.040 --> 00:45:16.110
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:45:33.290 --> 00:45:36.290
  • - SHADI: THIS TAKES A LONG,
  • 00:45:36.290 --> 00:45:37.260
  • LONG TIME, BUT I'M HAPPY YOU
  • 00:45:37.260 --> 00:45:39.060
  • REGISTERED YOUR SON FINALLY.
  • 00:45:39.120 --> 00:45:42.120
  • - AMIR: I SAW THEM IN
  • 00:45:42.120 --> 00:45:43.200
  • THE HOSPITAL.
  • 00:45:43.200 --> 00:45:45.160
  • I WROTE ARAMAEAN, THEN THEY SENT
  • 00:45:45.160 --> 00:45:46.080
  • ME THE ARAB IDENTITY.
  • 00:45:46.170 --> 00:45:49.170
  • I DON'T WANT TO REGISTER THEM
  • 00:45:49.170 --> 00:45:50.080
  • AS ARABS.
  • 00:45:50.080 --> 00:45:51.050
  • - SHADI: AND HERE YOU HAVE--
  • 00:45:51.050 --> 00:45:52.250
  • - AMIR: YESHUA.
  • 00:45:52.250 --> 00:45:54.110
  • - SHADI: THIS IS "YESHUA,"
  • 00:45:54.110 --> 00:45:55.140
  • - MALE: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:45:59.090 --> 00:46:00.020
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:46:00.020 --> 00:46:01.220
  • - SHADI: [SPEAKING
  • 00:46:01.220 --> 00:46:02.100
  • - SHADI: WE MADE HISTORY OF
  • 00:46:05.120 --> 00:46:06.020
  • THIS BOY BEING REGISTERED AS THE
  • 00:46:06.020 --> 00:46:06.240
  • FIRST ARAMAEAN, YESHUA.
  • 00:46:06.240 --> 00:46:08.100
  • YOU ARE THE RESURRECTION FOR US,
  • 00:46:08.100 --> 00:46:10.150
  • RESURRECTION OF THE ARAMAIC
  • 00:46:10.150 --> 00:46:13.130
  • PEOPLE IN THE LAND OF ISRAEL
  • 00:46:13.130 --> 00:46:14.210
  • WITH THE NAME YESHUA, RIGHT,
  • 00:46:14.210 --> 00:46:17.180
  • RIGHT?
  • 00:46:17.180 --> 00:46:20.000
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:46:25.140 --> 00:46:28.140
  • - SHADI: I'M LOOKING
  • 00:46:28.140 --> 00:46:29.020
  • FOR MY FUTURE, THE FUTURE
  • 00:46:29.020 --> 00:46:29.210
  • TOGETHER WITH JEWS.
  • 00:46:31.080 --> 00:46:34.080
  • THIS BEAUTIFUL LAND OF OUR
  • 00:46:34.080 --> 00:46:35.170
  • FOREFATHERS WAS A
  • 00:46:35.170 --> 00:46:37.090
  • CHRISTIAN-ARAMAIC TOWN.
  • 00:46:37.090 --> 00:46:39.060
  • I CAN IMAGINE TOURISTS COMING
  • 00:46:39.060 --> 00:46:40.110
  • ALL OVER THE WORLD TO LEARN
  • 00:46:40.110 --> 00:46:42.020
  • ARAMAIC LANGUAGE, JESUS'
  • 00:46:42.020 --> 00:46:43.120
  • LANGUAGE.
  • 00:46:43.120 --> 00:46:44.080
  • - SHADI: PRAY IN HIS OWN WORDS.
  • 00:46:44.080 --> 00:46:46.020
  • TEACH THEM THE LORD'S PRAYER.
  • 00:46:46.020 --> 00:46:48.160
  • THIS IS OUR DUTY, AND THIS IS
  • 00:46:48.160 --> 00:46:50.120
  • WHAT WE'RE DOING.
  • 00:46:50.120 --> 00:46:52.030
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:46:54.120 --> 00:46:57.120
  • - SARAH LIEBERMAN:
  • 00:46:57.120 --> 00:46:58.020
  • TESTING, ONE, TWO, THREE.
  • 00:46:58.030 --> 00:47:01.050
  • - SARAH: ALL RIGHT,
  • 00:47:09.090 --> 00:47:09.250
  • LET'S TRY THIS.
  • 00:47:09.250 --> 00:47:10.260
  • [CAW, CAW]
  • 00:47:10.260 --> 00:47:11.260
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:47:11.260 --> 00:47:14.060
  • - SARAH: MY PARENTS SAY THAT,
  • 00:47:24.100 --> 00:47:25.200
  • WHEN I WAS TWO YEARS OLD,
  • 00:47:25.200 --> 00:47:26.100
  • THEY TOOK US TO HOUSE OF
  • 00:47:26.100 --> 00:47:27.170
  • A FRIEND, AND THERE WAS A
  • 00:47:27.170 --> 00:47:29.100
  • PIANO THERE, AND I JUST STARTED
  • 00:47:29.100 --> 00:47:30.050
  • PLAYING, AND I FELL IN LOVE.
  • 00:47:30.050 --> 00:47:30.260
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:47:31.060 --> 00:47:34.060
  • - SARAH: MY DREAM WAS TO
  • 00:47:34.060 --> 00:47:34.250
  • SING WITH A LOT OF PEOPLE,
  • 00:47:39.010 --> 00:47:42.010
  • BUT THEN SOMETHING HAPPENED, AND
  • 00:47:42.010 --> 00:47:42.230
  • I LEFT IT ALL BEHIND.
  • 00:47:44.260 --> 00:47:47.260
  • AS A CHILD, I LOVED MUSIC, AND I
  • 00:47:47.260 --> 00:47:50.050
  • WOULD WRITE SONGS AND RECORDING
  • 00:47:50.050 --> 00:47:53.020
  • THEM WITH A FAMILY FRIEND WHO
  • 00:47:53.020 --> 00:47:54.130
  • HAD A STUDIO, AND I ENDED UP
  • 00:47:54.130 --> 00:47:56.080
  • BEING MOLESTED BY HIM FOR QUITE
  • 00:47:56.080 --> 00:47:57.230
  • A TIME.
  • 00:47:57.230 --> 00:48:00.090
  • IT HAPPENED IN A RECORDING
  • 00:48:00.090 --> 00:48:00.280
  • STUDIO.
  • 00:48:01.090 --> 00:48:04.090
  • AFTER A SEASON OF THAT
  • 00:48:04.090 --> 00:48:05.040
  • HAPPENING, I DISTANCED MYSELF
  • 00:48:05.260 --> 00:48:08.260
  • FROM ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING TO
  • 00:48:08.260 --> 00:48:10.200
  • DO WITH MUSIC OR WORSHIP OR MY
  • 00:48:10.200 --> 00:48:11.250
  • DESTINY, REALLY.
  • 00:48:12.190 --> 00:48:15.190
  • MY PARENTS BELIEVED ME
  • 00:48:15.190 --> 00:48:16.060
  • IMMEDIATELY, AND THEY TOOK
  • 00:48:16.060 --> 00:48:18.030
  • ACTION VERY QUICKLY AND BACKED
  • 00:48:18.030 --> 00:48:19.100
  • ME UP.
  • 00:48:19.100 --> 00:48:20.250
  • I THINK THAT THAT'S ONE OF THE
  • 00:48:20.250 --> 00:48:21.160
  • REASONS THAT I CAN STILL TRUST
  • 00:48:21.160 --> 00:48:22.250
  • PEOPLE TODAY.
  • 00:48:22.250 --> 00:48:25.160
  • THROUGHOUT EVERYTHING THAT I WAS
  • 00:48:25.160 --> 00:48:26.220
  • GOING THROUGH IN MY TEENAGE
  • 00:48:26.220 --> 00:48:29.140
  • YEARS, THE ONE THING THAT SAVED
  • 00:48:29.140 --> 00:48:31.190
  • ME IS THAT CORE BELIEF INSIDE OF
  • 00:48:31.190 --> 00:48:34.190
  • ME IS WHAT HELPED ME THROUGHOUT
  • 00:48:34.190 --> 00:48:37.050
  • EVERYTHING THAT I WENT THROUGH.
  • 00:48:37.050 --> 00:48:38.000
  • I WAS 15 YEARS OLD WHEN WE TOLD
  • 00:48:38.000 --> 00:48:39.270
  • MY PARENTS.
  • 00:48:41.200 --> 00:48:44.200
  • - MALE: HOW OLD WERE YOU WHEN
  • 00:48:44.200 --> 00:48:45.110
  • IT STARTED?
  • 00:48:45.110 --> 00:48:46.060
  • - SARAH: ELEVEN.
  • 00:48:52.290 --> 00:48:55.290
  • - SARAH: GOOD MORNING, JULIE.
  • 00:48:55.290 --> 00:48:57.080
  • WAKE UP, BABY.
  • 00:49:01.090 --> 00:49:04.090
  • - SARAH: AT A CERTAIN POINT, I
  • 00:49:04.090 --> 00:49:05.140
  • FELT LIKE IT'S TIME AND WITH MY
  • 00:49:05.140 --> 00:49:07.150
  • HUSBAND THAT WE WANTED TO START
  • 00:49:07.150 --> 00:49:08.070
  • A FAMILY.
  • 00:49:08.070 --> 00:49:10.190
  • I FOUND MYSELF BEING AT HOME
  • 00:49:10.190 --> 00:49:11.240
  • WITH THREE BABIES BECAUSE WE HAD
  • 00:49:11.240 --> 00:49:14.020
  • HAD THREE CHILDREN IN TWO YEARS,
  • 00:49:14.030 --> 00:49:17.030
  • SO BETWEEN DIAPER CHANGING AND
  • 00:49:17.030 --> 00:49:18.290
  • THROWING UP AND KIDS BEING SICK,
  • 00:49:18.290 --> 00:49:20.150
  • I JUST REALLY FELT LIKE I'D LOST
  • 00:49:20.150 --> 00:49:22.200
  • MY IDENTITY.
  • 00:49:22.200 --> 00:49:24.060
  • I FELT ALONE.
  • 00:49:24.060 --> 00:49:25.110
  • I DIDN'T UNDERSTAND THE FUTURE,
  • 00:49:25.110 --> 00:49:27.160
  • AND I DIDN'T UNDERSTAND, YOU
  • 00:49:27.160 --> 00:49:28.290
  • KNOW, WHAT GOD WANTED FROM ME.
  • 00:49:28.290 --> 00:49:30.020
  • - SARAH: WHOEVER WANTS SOME
  • 00:49:31.100 --> 00:49:34.100
  • BUTTER-- RIGHT HERE.
  • 00:49:34.100 --> 00:49:35.040
  • - SARAH: ONE DAY, I HEARD,
  • 00:49:36.080 --> 00:49:39.080
  • LIKE, A VOICE IN MY HEAD, NOT AN
  • 00:49:39.080 --> 00:49:40.270
  • AUDIBLE VOICE, BUT I HEARD,
  • 00:49:40.270 --> 00:49:42.100
  • LIKE, I HAD THIS SENSE, AND IT
  • 00:49:42.100 --> 00:49:44.050
  • SAID, "GO UP TO THE MOUNTAIN."
  • 00:49:44.050 --> 00:49:44.290
  • WHAT DOES THAT MEAN,
  • 00:49:44.290 --> 00:49:47.030
  • "GO UP TO THE MOUNTAIN"?
  • 00:49:47.030 --> 00:49:47.270
  • AND I REALIZED THAT THE CLOSEST
  • 00:49:47.270 --> 00:49:49.100
  • MOUNTAIN TO ME WAS MOUNT CARMEL,
  • 00:49:49.100 --> 00:49:50.130
  • AND ON THE TOP OF THAT MOUNTAIN,
  • 00:49:50.130 --> 00:49:52.010
  • THERE'S A CONGREGATION.
  • 00:49:52.010 --> 00:49:53.130
  • THERE WAS A GUY THAT HAD ASKED
  • 00:49:53.130 --> 00:49:55.270
  • ME A WHILE AGO IF I WOULD COME
  • 00:49:55.270 --> 00:49:58.030
  • UP AND DO SOME WORSHIP, SO I
  • 00:49:58.030 --> 00:49:59.030
  • CAME UP, AND HE OPENED UP THE
  • 00:49:59.030 --> 00:50:01.160
  • SOUND SYSTEM FOR ME, AND I JUST
  • 00:50:01.160 --> 00:50:03.000
  • STARTED TO PLAY AND JUST STARTED
  • 00:50:03.000 --> 00:50:04.100
  • TO SING, AND I JUST FELT THE
  • 00:50:04.100 --> 00:50:05.160
  • PRESENCE OF GOD.
  • 00:50:07.050 --> 00:50:10.050
  • I FELT THE NEARNESS OF GOD COME
  • 00:50:10.050 --> 00:50:11.080
  • TO ME.
  • 00:50:11.080 --> 00:50:13.130
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:50:13.130 --> 00:50:15.190
  • - MALE: GOD IN HEAVEN,
  • 00:50:15.190 --> 00:50:16.130
  • WE'RE APPRECIATING YOU, GOD.
  • 00:50:16.130 --> 00:50:18.050
  • WE THANK YOU THAT YOU ARE
  • 00:50:18.050 --> 00:50:19.180
  • WITH US.
  • 00:50:19.180 --> 00:50:20.040
  • WE THANK YOU THAT YOU'VE GIVEN
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  • US EVERYTHING THAT WE NEED.
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  • YOU'VE GIVEN US LIFE, YOU'VE
  • 00:50:22.190 --> 00:50:23.160
  • GIVEN US FAMILY, YOU'VE GIVEN US
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  • BEAUTIFUL CHILDREN, A BEAUTIFUL
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  • MOMMY.
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  • - SARAH: I GOT REALLY HUNGRY
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  • FOR THE BIBLE.
  • 00:50:27.240 --> 00:50:30.080
  • I STARTED TO READ IT LIKE I
  • 00:50:30.080 --> 00:50:31.050
  • NEVER READ IT BEFORE.
  • 00:50:31.050 --> 00:50:32.010
  • I WOULD LOOK AT THE PAGES, AND I
  • 00:50:32.010 --> 00:50:33.060
  • WOULD READ THE WORDS, AND I
  • 00:50:33.060 --> 00:50:34.270
  • WOULD HEAR THEM IN SONG, AND SO
  • 00:50:34.270 --> 00:50:36.260
  • I STARTED TO READ AND READ AND
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  • READ AND, REALLY, KIND OF, BASE
  • 00:50:40.040 --> 00:50:42.230
  • EVERYTHING THAT I WAS THINKING
  • 00:50:42.230 --> 00:50:44.040
  • OR SINGING ON, ON WHAT I SAW IN
  • 00:50:44.040 --> 00:50:46.060
  • THE WORD OF GOD, AND THAT BECAME
  • 00:50:46.060 --> 00:50:48.100
  • THE PLATFORM FOR EVERYTHING THAT
  • 00:50:48.100 --> 00:50:49.270
  • I DO.
  • 00:50:49.270 --> 00:50:51.140
  • [MUSIC]
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  • - SARAH: WHEN GOD CALLED
  • 00:50:55.020 --> 00:50:55.210
  • ME BACK AFTER ALL THOSE
  • 00:50:55.210 --> 00:50:56.160
  • YEARS TO THIS PLACE OF MEETING
  • 00:50:56.160 --> 00:50:59.140
  • HIM, OF WRITING MUSIC AND
  • 00:50:59.140 --> 00:51:01.140
  • WORSHIPING AND SINGING, I SEE
  • 00:51:01.140 --> 00:51:04.040
  • NOW THAT HE'S TAKEN OUT THE
  • 00:51:04.040 --> 00:51:06.080
  • PAIN.
  • 00:51:06.080 --> 00:51:09.000
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:51:09.000 --> 00:51:10.150
  • [SINGING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:51:10.150 --> 00:51:11.090
  • LANGUAGE]
  • 00:51:11.170 --> 00:51:14.170
  • - SARAH: HE'S TAKEN
  • 00:51:14.170 --> 00:51:15.030
  • OUT THE SHAME.
  • 00:51:15.030 --> 00:51:16.050
  • HE'S TAKEN OUT ALL THESE THINGS
  • 00:51:16.050 --> 00:51:17.050
  • THAT I WENT THROUGH, AND HE'S
  • 00:51:17.050 --> 00:51:18.170
  • ALLOWING ALL THOSE DREAMS TO
  • 00:51:18.170 --> 00:51:20.200
  • COME TRUE IN MY LIFE FOR ME.
  • 00:51:20.250 --> 00:51:23.250
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:51:23.250 --> 00:51:25.270
  • - SARAH: MY LIFE HAS BEEN A
  • 00:51:25.270 --> 00:51:26.170
  • JOURNEY OF UPS AND DOWNS,
  • 00:51:26.170 --> 00:51:27.290
  • OF GREAT CRISIS, BUT ALSO OF
  • 00:51:27.290 --> 00:51:30.230
  • GREAT FAITH.
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  • TODAY, WHEN THE DESTINY OF MY
  • 00:51:32.280 --> 00:51:34.270
  • LIFE IS SO CLEAR BEFORE ME, I'M
  • 00:51:34.270 --> 00:51:36.100
  • FULL OF JOY.
  • 00:51:36.100 --> 00:51:39.030
  • IT'S A MIRACLE.
  • 00:51:39.030 --> 00:51:40.190
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:51:40.190 --> 00:51:42.220
  • - SARAH: AND IF I CAN
  • 00:51:42.220 --> 00:51:43.100
  • SHARE SOMETHING OF MY LIFE, IT
  • 00:51:43.100 --> 00:51:44.240
  • IS NEVER STOP BELIEVING THAT GOD
  • 00:51:44.240 --> 00:51:46.180
  • IS GOOD.
  • 00:51:46.180 --> 00:51:48.160
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:51:49.260 --> 00:51:52.260
  • - CASEY TAIT: SINCE I MOVED
  • 00:51:52.260 --> 00:51:53.160
  • TO ISRAEL, I'VE HAD TO GET
  • 00:51:53.160 --> 00:51:54.070
  • USED TO A NUMBER OF THINGS, AND
  • 00:51:54.070 --> 00:51:55.080
  • WHEN CHRISTMAS SEASON COMES
  • 00:51:55.080 --> 00:51:57.020
  • AROUND, YOU HAVE TO KNOW WHERE
  • 00:51:57.020 --> 00:51:58.270
  • TO LOOK.
  • 00:51:58.270 --> 00:52:00.210
  • SO I WENT TO MEET ELIAS.
  • 00:52:00.210 --> 00:52:01.090
  • HIS FAMILY HAS LIVED IN THE PART
  • 00:52:01.090 --> 00:52:03.030
  • OF TEL AVIV CALLED JAFFA, FOR
  • 00:52:03.030 --> 00:52:05.020
  • GENERATIONS, AND HE IS PART OF
  • 00:52:05.020 --> 00:52:06.210
  • THE LOCAL ARAB-CHRISTIAN
  • 00:52:06.210 --> 00:52:07.290
  • [CASEY AND ELIAS CONVERSE IN A
  • 00:52:12.080 --> 00:52:13.220
  • - CASEY: BUT THOUGH HIS ROOTS
  • 00:52:31.230 --> 00:52:32.140
  • GO DEEP HERE, HE ISN'T FOLLOWING
  • 00:52:32.140 --> 00:52:33.060
  • IN THE STEPS OF HIS CATHOLIC
  • 00:52:33.060 --> 00:52:33.260
  • FOREFATHERS.
  • 00:52:33.260 --> 00:52:36.170
  • - ELIAS: [SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:52:43.210 --> 00:52:44.120
  • [ELIAS SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:53:03.080 --> 00:53:05.090
  • [ELIAS SPEAKING IN FOREIGN
  • 00:53:26.040 --> 00:53:27.010
  • - CASEY: CHRISTMAS IN
  • 00:54:34.190 --> 00:54:35.080
  • TEL AVIV IS TRULY LIKE NO OTHER
  • 00:54:35.080 --> 00:54:36.030
  • PLACE IN THE WORLD.
  • 00:54:36.030 --> 00:54:38.160
  • THE DIVERSITY OF CULTURES
  • 00:54:38.160 --> 00:54:39.180
  • PLANTED INTO A SOCIETY THAT
  • 00:54:39.180 --> 00:54:40.210
  • DOESN'T QUITE KNOW WHAT TO DO
  • 00:54:40.210 --> 00:54:41.290
  • WITH THE HOLIDAY CREATES AN
  • 00:54:41.290 --> 00:54:43.180
  • ATMOSPHERE WHERE EVERYONE
  • 00:54:43.180 --> 00:54:45.000
  • CELEBRATES CHRISTMAS IN THEIR
  • 00:54:45.000 --> 00:54:46.030
  • OWN UNIQUE WAY.
  • 00:54:46.030 --> 00:54:48.120
  • I GUESS THAT'S NOT SO DIFFERENT
  • 00:54:48.120 --> 00:54:50.050
  • FROM BACK AT HOME, BUT THERE'S
  • 00:54:50.050 --> 00:54:51.200
  • ONE THING THAT'S CERTAIN:
  • 00:54:51.200 --> 00:54:52.190
  • NO MATTER WHERE YOU ARE IN THE
  • 00:54:52.190 --> 00:54:53.190
  • WORLD, THERE WILL ALWAYS BE
  • 00:54:53.190 --> 00:54:54.190
  • PEOPLE SINGING PRAISES TO GOD ON
  • 00:54:54.190 --> 00:54:55.270
  • CHRISTMAS DAY.
  • 00:54:56.120 --> 00:54:59.120
  • [MUSIC]
  • 00:55:05.290 --> 00:55:08.290
  • - NARRATOR: WHEN GOD
  • 00:55:08.290 --> 00:55:09.240
  • MAKES A PROMISE, HE IS FAITHFUL
  • 00:55:09.240 --> 00:55:11.000
  • TO FULFILL IT.
  • 00:55:11.000 --> 00:55:12.290
  • HE SAVED US, HE REDEEMED US, AND
  • 00:55:12.290 --> 00:55:15.080
  • HE COMMISSIONED US TO BRING THIS
  • 00:55:15.080 --> 00:55:16.000
  • REDEMPTION TO THE ENDS OF THE
  • 00:55:16.060 --> 00:55:19.060
  • EARTH, BUT THE BIBLE MAKES IT
  • 00:55:19.060 --> 00:55:20.240
  • VERY CLEAR THAT HE WILL RETURN
  • 00:55:20.240 --> 00:55:22.110
  • TO JERUSALEM.
  • 00:55:22.110 --> 00:55:24.040
  • THE LORD IS LIVING AND ACTIVE,
  • 00:55:24.260 --> 00:55:27.260
  • AND HE IS PREPARING TO COME BACK
  • 00:55:27.260 --> 00:55:28.180
  • TO THE HOLY LAND OF ISRAEL.
  • 00:55:28.180 --> 00:55:30.240