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Better Together LIVE | Episode 135

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October 30, 2020
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Better Together LIVE | Episode 135

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  • - LAURIE CROUCH: WHAT IF OUR
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  • - LAURIE CROUCH: WHAT IF OURGREATEST CONTRIBUTION TO THE
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  • GREATEST CONTRIBUTION TO THEBODY OF CHRIST IS NOT SOMETHING
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  • BODY OF CHRIST IS NOT SOMETHINGWE DO, BUT RATHER SOMEONE WE
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  • WE DO, BUT RATHER SOMEONE WEINSPIRE?
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  • INSPIRE?LET'S TALK ABOUT HOW TO EQUIP
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  • LET'S TALK ABOUT HOW TO EQUIPAND EMPOWER THE NEXT GENERATION
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  • AND EMPOWER THE NEXT GENERATIONTO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE
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  • TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THEWORLD.
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  • WORLD.COME ON!
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  • COME ON!LET'S TALK ABOUT IT.
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  • LET'S TALK ABOUT IT.[MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC][MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC]- LISA BEVERE: YOU KNOW,
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  • - LISA BEVERE: YOU KNOW,I THINK ONE OF THE
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  • I THINK ONE OF THEMOST EXCITING THINGS FOR ME,
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  • MOST EXCITING THINGS FOR ME,AS BEING A MOTHER,
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  • AS BEING A MOTHER,WAS UNDERSTANDING THAT
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  • WAS UNDERSTANDING THATI HAD A CHANCE TO BREAK
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  • I HAD A CHANCE TO BREAKOLD PATTERNS AND TO SET
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  • OLD PATTERNS AND TO SETCERTAIN THINGS IN MOTION.
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  • CERTAIN THINGS IN MOTION.I TORTURED MY KIDS WHEN THEY
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  • I TORTURED MY KIDS WHEN THEYWERE LITTLE.
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  • WERE LITTLE.I WOULD LINE THEM UP EVERY
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  • I WOULD LINE THEM UP EVERYSINGLE NIGHT AND I WOULD SAY,
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  • SINGLE NIGHT AND I WOULD SAY,"LISTEN, I'M NOT AWAKE IN THE
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  • "LISTEN, I'M NOT AWAKE IN THEMORNING, SO YOU'RE GONNA PUT
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  • MORNING, SO YOU'RE GONNA PUTYOUR ARMOUR ON AT NIGHT.
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  • YOUR ARMOUR ON AT NIGHT.YOU'RE GONNA HAVE TO SLEEP IN
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  • YOU'RE GONNA HAVE TO SLEEP INIT, BECAUSE YOU JUST NEED TO BE
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  • IT, BECAUSE YOU JUST NEED TO BEWEARING IT."
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  • WEARING IT."AND I WOULD MAKE THEM GO
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  • AND I WOULD MAKE THEM GOTHROUGH ALL OF THE SONGS.
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  • THROUGH ALL OF THE SONGS.WE'D HAVE THE
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  • WE'D HAVE THE"HELMET OF SALVATION,"
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  • "HELMET OF SALVATION,""THE SWORD OF THE SPIRIT" --
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  • "THE SWORD OF THE SPIRIT" --WE DID THIS WHOLE DANCE,
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  • WE DID THIS WHOLE DANCE,"FEET SHOD," AND THEN,
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  • "FEET SHOD," AND THEN,THEY WOULD JUST KIND OF
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  • THEY WOULD JUST KIND OFBE STANDING THERE LIKE: "WE
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  • BE STANDING THERE LIKE: "WEJUST WANNA PUT ON PAJAMAS LIKE
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  • JUST WANNA PUT ON PAJAMAS LIKENORMAL CHILDREN."
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  • NORMAL CHILDREN."AND I'D BE LIKE: "YOU'RE
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  • AND I'D BE LIKE: "YOU'RENOT NORMAL.
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  • NOT NORMAL.YOU ARE FOR SIGNS AND WONDERS
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  • YOU ARE FOR SIGNS AND WONDERSAND MIRACLES.
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  • AND MIRACLES.YOU ARE DISCIPLES TAUGHT OF THE
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  • YOU ARE DISCIPLES TAUGHT OF THELORD AND GREAT IS YOUR PEACE
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  • LORD AND GREAT IS YOUR PEACEAND UNDISTURBED COMPOSURE."
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  • AND UNDISTURBED COMPOSURE."MY BOYS ARE ALL LIKE:
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  • MY BOYS ARE ALL LIKE:"WHAT'S COMPOSURE?"
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  • "WHAT'S COMPOSURE?"I'M LIKE: "IT DOESN'T EVEN
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  • I'M LIKE: "IT DOESN'T EVENMATTER.
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  • MATTER.WHEN YOU NEED IT, IT IS GOING
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  • WHEN YOU NEED IT, IT IS GOINGTO BE THERE FOR YOU."
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  • TO BE THERE FOR YOU."AND I AM SO THANKFUL THAT IN
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  • AND I AM SO THANKFUL THAT INALL OF MY SILLINESS AND IN ALL
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  • ALL OF MY SILLINESS AND IN ALLOF MY...I DON'T KNOW, MAYBE MY
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  • OF MY...I DON'T KNOW, MAYBE MYOVERSAFENESS, I WAS CREATING A
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  • OVERSAFENESS, I WAS CREATING AWORLD LARGE ENOUGH FOR MY BOYS
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  • WORLD LARGE ENOUGH FOR MY BOYSTO WALK IN.
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  • TO WALK IN.I REMEMBER ALEC COMING HOME
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  • I REMEMBER ALEC COMING HOMEFROM YOUTH GROUP, ONE NIGHT.
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  • FROM YOUTH GROUP, ONE NIGHT.AND, UH, THE LEADER HAD WRITTEN
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  • AND, UH, THE LEADER HAD WRITTENTHESE LITTLE SCROLLS.
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  • THESE LITTLE SCROLLS.HE WOULD TAKE THEIR NAME --
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  • HE WOULD TAKE THEIR NAME --A-L-E-C -- AND HAD WRITTEN--
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  • A-L-E-C -- AND HAD WRITTEN--LIKE, DRAWN SOMETHING OVER EACH
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  • LIKE, DRAWN SOMETHING OVER EACHOF THE LETTERS THAT WOULD BE A
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  • OF THE LETTERS THAT WOULD BE AMEANING --
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  • MEANING --I ONLY REMEMBER THE "E."
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  • I ONLY REMEMBER THE "E."BECAUSE KIDS WILL WANNA TALK
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  • BECAUSE KIDS WILL WANNA TALKWHEN YOU WANNA GO TO BED.
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  • WHEN YOU WANNA GO TO BED.THEY DON'T WANNA TALK AT 4,
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  • THEY DON'T WANNA TALK AT 4,THEY DON'T WANNA TALK AT
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  • THEY DON'T WANNA TALK ATDINNER -- THEY WANNA TALK AT
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  • DINNER -- THEY WANNA TALK AT10, 10:30 AT NIGHT.
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  • 10, 10:30 AT NIGHT.AND, AT THAT POINT, I'M JUST
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  • AND, AT THAT POINT, I'M JUSTLIKE: THIS IS A PLOY.
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  • LIKE: THIS IS A PLOY.BUT ALEC WAS LIKE: NO, I NEED
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  • BUT ALEC WAS LIKE: NO, I NEEDTO HAVE THIS DEEP, MEANINGFUL
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  • TO HAVE THIS DEEP, MEANINGFULCONVERSATION WITH YOU, IN THE
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  • CONVERSATION WITH YOU, IN THEBATHROOM, AS YOU'RE BRUSHING
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  • BATHROOM, AS YOU'RE BRUSHINGYOUR TEETH.
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  • YOUR TEETH.AND SO, HE SHOWED ME THE
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  • AND SO, HE SHOWED ME THEDRAWING, AND, HE LOOKED AT ME
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  • DRAWING, AND, HE LOOKED AT MEAND HE SAID, "MOM, WHAT DO YOU
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  • AND HE SAID, "MOM, WHAT DO YOUTHINK I'M CALLED TO BE?"
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  • THINK I'M CALLED TO BE?"AND I REMEMBER IN THAT MOMENT
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  • AND I REMEMBER IN THAT MOMENTTHE HOLY SPIRIT SAYING: DON'T
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  • THE HOLY SPIRIT SAYING: DON'TYOU DARE PAINT A PICTURE TOO
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  • YOU DARE PAINT A PICTURE TOOSMALL FOR YOUR SON.
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  • SMALL FOR YOUR SON.DON'T YOU DARE PAINT YOUR
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  • DON'T YOU DARE PAINT YOURDISAPPOINTMENTS AND YOUR
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  • DISAPPOINTMENTS AND YOURFEARS ON HIM.
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  • FEARS ON HIM.SO, I LOOKED AT ALEC --
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  • SO, I LOOKED AT ALEC --AND IT'S SOMETHING
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  • AND IT'S SOMETHINGI'VE ACTUALLY PRAYED OVER
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  • I'VE ACTUALLY PRAYED OVEREVERY TIME I'VE HAD A
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  • EVERY TIME I'VE HAD ACHANCE TO BE IN FRONT OF
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  • CHANCE TO BE IN FRONT OFYOUNG PEOPLE -- I SAID:
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  • YOUNG PEOPLE -- I SAID:"ALEXANDER, I BELIEVE YOU'RE
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  • "ALEXANDER, I BELIEVE YOU'REGONNA SPEAK OUT LOUD WHAT YOUR
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  • GONNA SPEAK OUT LOUD WHAT YOURFATHER AND I HAVE ONLY
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  • FATHER AND I HAVE ONLYDARED TO WHISPER.
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  • DARED TO WHISPER.ALEXANDER, I BELIEVE YOU'RE
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  • ALEXANDER, I BELIEVE YOU'REGOING TO LAY HOLD OF WITH YOUR
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  • GOING TO LAY HOLD OF WITH YOURHANDS WHAT YOU FATHER AND I
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  • HANDS WHAT YOU FATHER AND IHAVE ONLY HANDLED IN PRAYER.
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  • HAVE ONLY HANDLED IN PRAYER.ALEXANDER, I BELIEVE THAT YOU
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  • ALEXANDER, I BELIEVE THAT YOUARE FOR SIGNS, AND WONDERS,
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  • ARE FOR SIGNS, AND WONDERS,AND MIRACLES.
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  • AND MIRACLES.YOU ARE NOT FOR DEATH AND
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  • YOU ARE NOT FOR DEATH ANDDESTRUCTION.
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  • DESTRUCTION.I BELIEVE YOU'RE GONNA SEE UP
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  • I BELIEVE YOU'RE GONNA SEE UPCLOSE WHAT I HAVE ONLY SEEN IN
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  • CLOSE WHAT I HAVE ONLY SEEN INTHE DISTANCE."
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  • THE DISTANCE."AND, IT WAS LIKE EVERY SINGLE
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  • AND, IT WAS LIKE EVERY SINGLEWORD I SPOKE WENT RIGHT INTO
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  • WORD I SPOKE WENT RIGHT INTOHIS SPIRIT.
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  • HIS SPIRIT.AND HE LOOKED AT ME, AND HE
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  • AND HE LOOKED AT ME, AND HENODDED, AND HE SAID: "YOU KNOW
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  • NODDED, AND HE SAID: "YOU KNOWWHAT, MOM?
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  • WHAT, MOM?I KNOW THAT.
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  • I KNOW THAT.I KNOW THAT."
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  • I KNOW THAT."AND I HAD THE INCREDIBLE
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  • AND I HAD THE INCREDIBLEPRIVILEGE SUNDAY TO WATCH CLIPS
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  • PRIVILEGE SUNDAY TO WATCH CLIPSOF MY OLDEST SON PREACHING A
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  • OF MY OLDEST SON PREACHING AMESSAGE ABOUT SAINTS BECOMING
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  • MESSAGE ABOUT SAINTS BECOMINGMORE THAN CHRISTIANS; AND THEN,
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  • MORE THAN CHRISTIANS; AND THEN,MY YOUNGEST SON ON YOUVERSION
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  • MY YOUNGEST SON ON YOUVERSIONTALKING ABOUT WHAT IT MEANS
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  • TALKING ABOUT WHAT IT MEANSTO LIVE FOR GOD.
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  • TO LIVE FOR GOD.AND I LOOKED AT THIS INCREDIBLE
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  • AND I LOOKED AT THIS INCREDIBLEBOOKENDS OF MY OLDEST AND MY
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  • BOOKENDS OF MY OLDEST AND MYYOUNGEST, AND I LOOK AT ALL THE
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  • YOUNGEST, AND I LOOK AT ALL THERIDICULOUSNESS OF ME IN
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  • RIDICULOUSNESS OF ME INBETWEEN.
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  • BETWEEN.BUT THE FAITHFULNESS OF GOD --
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  • BUT THE FAITHFULNESS OF GOD --WHEN WE PREACH AND SPEAK WORDS
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  • WHEN WE PREACH AND SPEAK WORDSOF LIFE, NOT ONLY OF OUR
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  • OF LIFE, NOT ONLY OF OURNATURAL CHILDREN, BUT OF GOD'S
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  • NATURAL CHILDREN, BUT OF GOD'SCHILDREN, HE WATCHES OVER IT
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  • CHILDREN, HE WATCHES OVER ITAND HE PERFORMS IT.
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  • AND HE PERFORMS IT.JENN, I KNOW YOU'VE SEEN THAT
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  • JENN, I KNOW YOU'VE SEEN THATWITH YOUR FAMILY.
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  • WITH YOUR FAMILY.- JENN JOHNSON: YEAH, I THINK
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  • - JENN JOHNSON: YEAH, I THINKIT'S-- IT'S JUST THE BEST TO
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  • IT'S-- IT'S JUST THE BEST TOHAVE KIDS.
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  • HAVE KIDS.OUR OLDEST IS ALMOST 19 AND OUR
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  • OUR OLDEST IS ALMOST 19 AND OURYOUNGEST IS 4 MONTHS.
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  • YOUNGEST IS 4 MONTHS.AND, UM-- SO, WE'RE ALL
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  • AND, UM-- SO, WE'RE ALLOVER THE MAP WITH RAISING
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  • OVER THE MAP WITH RAISINGWORLD-CHANGERS.
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  • WORLD-CHANGERS.AND, UM, YOU KNOW, I THINK THAT
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  • AND, UM, YOU KNOW, I THINK THATTHERE'S JUST SO MANY DIFFERENT
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  • THERE'S JUST SO MANY DIFFERENTTHINGS THAT ARE IMPORTANT FOR
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  • THINGS THAT ARE IMPORTANT FORME, FOR MY KIDS, AND, IT'S TO--
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  • ME, FOR MY KIDS, AND, IT'S TO--TO BE IN THE WORD FOR
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  • TO BE IN THE WORD FORTHEMSELVES AND TO KNOW WHAT GOD
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  • THEMSELVES AND TO KNOW WHAT GODIS SAYING ABOUT THEM,
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  • IS SAYING ABOUT THEM,AND, YOU KNOW, TO TALK THROUGH
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  • AND, YOU KNOW, TO TALK THROUGHA LOT OF THESE REALLY DIFFICULT
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  • A LOT OF THESE REALLY DIFFICULTTHINGS THAT ARE--
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  • THINGS THAT ARE--THEY'RE HAVING TO NAVIGATE.
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  • THEY'RE HAVING TO NAVIGATE.YOU KNOW, I MEAN, FOR MY
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  • YOU KNOW, I MEAN, FOR MYKIDS --
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  • KIDS --I HAVE THREE TEENAGERS
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  • I HAVE THREE TEENAGERSIN OUR HOUSE, RIGHT NOW, AND,
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  • IN OUR HOUSE, RIGHT NOW, AND,YOU KNOW, JUST NAVIGATING THE
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  • YOU KNOW, JUST NAVIGATING THEWORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA AND
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  • WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA ANDTIKTOK AND...
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  • TIKTOK AND...IT'S A LOT OF CONVERSATIONS.
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  • IT'S A LOT OF CONVERSATIONS."IS THAT BRINGING YOU LIFE?"
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  • "IS THAT BRINGING YOU LIFE?""WHAT DO YOU FIND YOUR
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  • "WHAT DO YOU FIND YOUREMOTIONS, UH, GOING THROUGH
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  • EMOTIONS, UH, GOING THROUGHWITH THAT?"
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  • WITH THAT?"AND, YOU KNOW, I THINK THAT
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  • AND, YOU KNOW, I THINK THATHAVING BRAVE CONVERSATIONS --
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  • HAVING BRAVE CONVERSATIONS --UM, I'VE LEARNED SO MUCH FROM
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  • UM, I'VE LEARNED SO MUCH FROMYOU, LISA BEVERE.
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  • YOU, LISA BEVERE.UM, YOU'RE SUCH AN INCREDIBLE
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  • UM, YOU'RE SUCH AN INCREDIBLEMOM AND I LOVE YOUR CHILDREN.
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  • MOM AND I LOVE YOUR CHILDREN.I LOVE, UM, JUST THE STRONG MEN
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  • I LOVE, UM, JUST THE STRONG MENTHAT THEY ARE, AND, THEY'RE
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  • THAT THEY ARE, AND, THEY'REJUST SO BEAUTIFUL.
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  • JUST SO BEAUTIFUL.AND I THINK THAT
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  • AND I THINK THATJUST KEEPING --
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  • JUST KEEPING --FOR ME, AT LEAST --
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  • FOR ME, AT LEAST --KEEPING, UM, HEALTH AS A
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  • KEEPING, UM, HEALTH AS APRIORITY -- YOU KNOW, RUN THE
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  • PRIORITY -- YOU KNOW, RUN THEGOOD RACE.
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  • GOOD RACE.UM, I THINK A LOT OF TIMES, FOR
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  • UM, I THINK A LOT OF TIMES, FORMOMS, IT'S EASY TO GET CAUGHT
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  • MOMS, IT'S EASY TO GET CAUGHTIN THE, UM, BUSINESS OF LIFE
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  • IN THE, UM, BUSINESS OF LIFEAND HEALTH CAN KINDA BE THE
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  • AND HEALTH CAN KINDA BE THELAST THING.
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  • LAST THING.AND IT'S LIKE: PEPPERONI PIZZA
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  • AND IT'S LIKE: PEPPERONI PIZZAFOR THE TENTH NIGHT IN A ROW.
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  • FOR THE TENTH NIGHT IN A ROW.AND, UM, FOR ME, HEALTH IS SUCH
  • 00:05:43.299 --> 00:05:44.200
  • AND, UM, FOR ME, HEALTH IS SUCHAN IMPORTANT THING IN OUR
  • 00:05:44.200 --> 00:05:44.901
  • AN IMPORTANT THING IN OURFAMILY WITH OUR KIDS, TEACHING
  • 00:05:44.901 --> 00:05:48.271
  • FAMILY WITH OUR KIDS, TEACHINGTHEM TO EAT HEALTHY, AND, THAT
  • 00:05:48.271 --> 00:05:49.238
  • THEM TO EAT HEALTHY, AND, THATHEALTHY FOOD ACTUALLY TASTES
  • 00:05:49.238 --> 00:05:51.140
  • HEALTHY FOOD ACTUALLY TASTESGOOD, AND, MCDONALD'S ISN'T AN
  • 00:05:51.140 --> 00:05:52.375
  • GOOD, AND, MCDONALD'S ISN'T ANOPTION FOR OUR FAST-PACED LIFE.
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  • OPTION FOR OUR FAST-PACED LIFE.AND: HOW DO WE TAKE CARE OF
  • 00:05:53.910 --> 00:05:55.545
  • AND: HOW DO WE TAKE CARE OFOURSELVES TO RUN THE GOOD RACE
  • 00:05:55.545 --> 00:05:57.013
  • OURSELVES TO RUN THE GOOD RACEAND TO BE AROUND FOR A LONG
  • 00:05:57.013 --> 00:05:58.581
  • AND TO BE AROUND FOR A LONGTIME?
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  • TIME?YOU CAN'T MAKE AN EFFORT--
  • 00:06:00.383 --> 00:06:01.617
  • YOU CAN'T MAKE AN EFFORT--OR YOU CAN'T MAKE A BIG
  • 00:06:01.617 --> 00:06:02.985
  • OR YOU CAN'T MAKE A BIGCHANGE IN THE PLANET IF YOU
  • 00:06:02.985 --> 00:06:03.920
  • CHANGE IN THE PLANET IF YOUDON'T LAST THAT LONG BECAUSE
  • 00:06:03.920 --> 00:06:05.188
  • DON'T LAST THAT LONG BECAUSEYOUR BODY GIVES OUT.
  • 00:06:05.188 --> 00:06:06.289
  • YOUR BODY GIVES OUT.OR, YOU'VE GOT ALL THESE THINGS
  • 00:06:06.289 --> 00:06:07.757
  • OR, YOU'VE GOT ALL THESE THINGSTHAT ARE SELF-INDUCED -- YOU
  • 00:06:07.757 --> 00:06:08.891
  • THAT ARE SELF-INDUCED -- YOUKNOW, FOOD THAT CAUSES CANCER
  • 00:06:08.891 --> 00:06:10.026
  • KNOW, FOOD THAT CAUSES CANCERTHAT YOU'RE EATING IT!
  • 00:06:10.026 --> 00:06:11.360
  • THAT YOU'RE EATING IT!YOU KNOW, AND, WE HAVE A
  • 00:06:11.360 --> 00:06:12.595
  • YOU KNOW, AND, WE HAVE ARESPONSIBILITY NOT ONLY FOR OUR
  • 00:06:12.595 --> 00:06:15.531
  • RESPONSIBILITY NOT ONLY FOR OUROWN BODIES, BUT I BELIEVE FOR
  • 00:06:15.531 --> 00:06:16.532
  • OWN BODIES, BUT I BELIEVE FORTEACHING OUR CHILDREN HEALTHY
  • 00:06:16.532 --> 00:06:18.501
  • TEACHING OUR CHILDREN HEALTHYHABITS EMOTIONALLY, PHYSICALLY,
  • 00:06:18.501 --> 00:06:19.435
  • HABITS EMOTIONALLY, PHYSICALLY,SPIRITUALLY SO THAT THEY CAN
  • 00:06:19.435 --> 00:06:20.837
  • SPIRITUALLY SO THAT THEY CANRUN THE GOOD RACE.
  • 00:06:20.837 --> 00:06:22.472
  • RUN THE GOOD RACE.SO, YOU KNOW, PARENTING IS
  • 00:06:22.472 --> 00:06:24.173
  • SO, YOU KNOW, PARENTING ISWILD.
  • 00:06:24.173 --> 00:06:25.208
  • WILD.IT'S A LOT OF SNOTTY NOSES AND
  • 00:06:25.208 --> 00:06:26.209
  • IT'S A LOT OF SNOTTY NOSES ANDWIPING BUTTS.
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  • WIPING BUTTS.YOU KNOW.
  • 00:06:28.244 --> 00:06:29.178
  • YOU KNOW.AND THEN, THERE'S THIS OTHER
  • 00:06:29.178 --> 00:06:30.480
  • AND THEN, THERE'S THIS OTHERASPECT OF TEACHING THEM WHO GOD
  • 00:06:30.480 --> 00:06:31.247
  • ASPECT OF TEACHING THEM WHO GODIS AND THAT HE'S RIGHT THERE
  • 00:06:31.247 --> 00:06:32.582
  • IS AND THAT HE'S RIGHT THEREFOR THEM -- YOU KNOW, THAT NO
  • 00:06:32.582 --> 00:06:34.217
  • FOR THEM -- YOU KNOW, THAT NOMATTER WHAT THEY GO THROUGH,
  • 00:06:34.217 --> 00:06:35.685
  • MATTER WHAT THEY GO THROUGH,THAT HE'S SPEAKING TO THEM
  • 00:06:35.685 --> 00:06:37.553
  • THAT HE'S SPEAKING TO THEMEXACTLY ON THAT TOPIC, AND THAT
  • 00:06:37.553 --> 00:06:40.022
  • EXACTLY ON THAT TOPIC, AND THATHE KNOWS WHERE THEY'RE AT.
  • 00:06:40.022 --> 00:06:41.691
  • HE KNOWS WHERE THEY'RE AT.AND, I THINK IT'S JUST SO
  • 00:06:41.691 --> 00:06:42.725
  • AND, I THINK IT'S JUST SOBEAUTIFUL TO WATCH ALL OF MY
  • 00:06:42.725 --> 00:06:43.392
  • BEAUTIFUL TO WATCH ALL OF MYKIDS DEVELOP THEIR OWN
  • 00:06:43.392 --> 00:06:44.827
  • KIDS DEVELOP THEIR OWNRELATIONSHIP WITH GOD AND
  • 00:06:44.827 --> 00:06:46.562
  • RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD ANDREADING THE WORD -- AND, UM,
  • 00:06:46.562 --> 00:06:48.965
  • READING THE WORD -- AND, UM,ALSO BEING A VOICE!
  • 00:06:48.965 --> 00:06:49.699
  • ALSO BEING A VOICE!YOU KNOW, I LOVE MY MIDDLE
  • 00:06:49.699 --> 00:06:53.736
  • YOU KNOW, I LOVE MY MIDDLEDAUGHTER, TEA.
  • 00:06:53.736 --> 00:06:54.337
  • DAUGHTER, TEA.SHE IS FORCE.
  • 00:06:54.337 --> 00:06:54.871
  • SHE IS FORCE.AND, SHE'S PREACHING ON
  • 00:06:54.871 --> 00:06:55.271
  • AND, SHE'S PREACHING ONINSTAGRAM.
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  • INSTAGRAM.AND SHE IS JUST FIRE, YOU KNOW?
  • 00:06:56.239 --> 00:06:58.808
  • AND SHE IS JUST FIRE, YOU KNOW?AND, UM, YOU JUST SEE THE
  • 00:06:58.808 --> 00:07:01.310
  • AND, UM, YOU JUST SEE THEDIFFERENT GIFTS ON YOUR KIDS
  • 00:07:01.310 --> 00:07:02.311
  • DIFFERENT GIFTS ON YOUR KIDSAND-- AND HOW GOD'S USING THEM
  • 00:07:02.311 --> 00:07:03.312
  • AND-- AND HOW GOD'S USING THEMTO--
  • 00:07:03.312 --> 00:07:04.614
  • TO--YOU KNOW, EVEN WITH MY YOUNGER
  • 00:07:04.614 --> 00:07:05.915
  • YOU KNOW, EVEN WITH MY YOUNGERSON -- HE'S 13 -- AND THERE WAS
  • 00:07:05.915 --> 00:07:07.149
  • SON -- HE'S 13 -- AND THERE WASSOME STUFF GOING ON IN HIS
  • 00:07:07.149 --> 00:07:08.584
  • SOME STUFF GOING ON IN HISFRIEND GROUP THAT WAS
  • 00:07:08.584 --> 00:07:10.286
  • FRIEND GROUP THAT WASUNACCEPTABLE.
  • 00:07:10.286 --> 00:07:11.554
  • UNACCEPTABLE.AND HE SPOKE UP ABOUT IT!
  • 00:07:11.554 --> 00:07:12.388
  • AND HE SPOKE UP ABOUT IT!LIKE: "THIS IS NOT OKAY!"
  • 00:07:12.388 --> 00:07:12.989
  • LIKE: "THIS IS NOT OKAY!"AND: "THIS IS NOT HOW WE'RE
  • 00:07:12.989 --> 00:07:14.957
  • AND: "THIS IS NOT HOW WE'REPLAYING"--
  • 00:07:14.957 --> 00:07:15.558
  • PLAYING"--SO, I WAS LIKE: YEAH, BUDDY!
  • 00:07:15.558 --> 00:07:16.158
  • SO, I WAS LIKE: YEAH, BUDDY!SO, JUST ENCOURAGING THEM TO--
  • 00:07:16.158 --> 00:07:19.962
  • SO, JUST ENCOURAGING THEM TO--TO LIVE A GODLY LIFE, LIVE
  • 00:07:19.962 --> 00:07:20.630
  • TO LIVE A GODLY LIFE, LIVECONNECTED TO THE HOLY SPIRIT
  • 00:07:20.630 --> 00:07:22.398
  • CONNECTED TO THE HOLY SPIRITAND THE WORD, AND THEN TO SPEAK
  • 00:07:22.398 --> 00:07:23.766
  • AND THE WORD, AND THEN TO SPEAKOUT, LIKE TO-- TO DO WHAT
  • 00:07:23.766 --> 00:07:25.134
  • OUT, LIKE TO-- TO DO WHATTHEY'VE BEEN GIVEN AND NOT TO
  • 00:07:25.134 --> 00:07:25.768
  • THEY'VE BEEN GIVEN AND NOT TOSLINK BACK AND BE AFRAID, OR,
  • 00:07:25.768 --> 00:07:27.436
  • SLINK BACK AND BE AFRAID, OR,UM-- TO DO ANYTHING OR SAY
  • 00:07:27.436 --> 00:07:29.038
  • UM-- TO DO ANYTHING OR SAYANYTHING, BUT TO BE BOLD AND
  • 00:07:29.038 --> 00:07:30.640
  • ANYTHING, BUT TO BE BOLD ANDCOURAGEOUS TO SPEAK WHAT GOD'S
  • 00:07:30.640 --> 00:07:31.274
  • COURAGEOUS TO SPEAK WHAT GOD'SSAYING AND LEAD PEOPLE TO HIM
  • 00:07:31.274 --> 00:07:32.909
  • SAYING AND LEAD PEOPLE TO HIMAND HIS WORD.
  • 00:07:32.909 --> 00:07:35.211
  • AND HIS WORD.SO, IT'S-- IT'S A WILD JOURNEY
  • 00:07:35.211 --> 00:07:36.546
  • SO, IT'S-- IT'S A WILD JOURNEYAND IT'S VERY TIRING.
  • 00:07:36.546 --> 00:07:37.880
  • AND IT'S VERY TIRING.I HAVE BAGS UNDER MY EYES, BUT,
  • 00:07:37.880 --> 00:07:38.948
  • I HAVE BAGS UNDER MY EYES, BUT,IT'S AMAZING.
  • 00:07:38.948 --> 00:07:39.982
  • IT'S AMAZING.[LAUGHS]
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  • [LAUGHS]HOW 'BOUT YOU, STEPH?
  • 00:07:41.551 --> 00:07:42.485
  • HOW 'BOUT YOU, STEPH?- STEPHANIE IKE: I-I LOVE THE
  • 00:07:42.485 --> 00:07:44.053
  • - STEPHANIE IKE: I-I LOVE THEHOLISTIC PERSPECTIVE.
  • 00:07:44.053 --> 00:07:45.454
  • HOLISTIC PERSPECTIVE.I THINK WHEN IT COMES TO THE
  • 00:07:45.454 --> 00:07:46.622
  • I THINK WHEN IT COMES TO THENEXT GENERATION, LIKE, MY HEART
  • 00:07:46.622 --> 00:07:48.424
  • NEXT GENERATION, LIKE, MY HEARTIS REALLY FOR THE YOUTH, UM,
  • 00:07:48.424 --> 00:07:49.792
  • IS REALLY FOR THE YOUTH, UM,ESPECIALLY BECAUSE I
  • 00:07:49.792 --> 00:07:50.660
  • ESPECIALLY BECAUSE IENCOUNTERED GOD, AS A CHILD.
  • 00:07:50.660 --> 00:07:55.398
  • ENCOUNTERED GOD, AS A CHILD.AND, AS A CHILD, I FELT AS
  • 00:07:55.398 --> 00:07:57.934
  • AND, AS A CHILD, I FELT ASTHOUGH THE HOLY SPIRIT WAS
  • 00:07:57.934 --> 00:08:00.603
  • THOUGH THE HOLY SPIRIT WASRAISING ME IN THE THINGS OF
  • 00:08:00.603 --> 00:08:01.237
  • RAISING ME IN THE THINGS OFGOD.
  • 00:08:01.237 --> 00:08:01.904
  • GOD.BECAUSE AT THAT AGE, AT 9 YEARS
  • 00:08:01.904 --> 00:08:03.306
  • BECAUSE AT THAT AGE, AT 9 YEARSOLD, YOU KNOW, TALKING ABOUT
  • 00:08:03.306 --> 00:08:04.373
  • OLD, YOU KNOW, TALKING ABOUTENCOUNTERS WITH AN ANGEL -- IT
  • 00:08:04.373 --> 00:08:05.541
  • ENCOUNTERS WITH AN ANGEL -- ITJUST SOUNDS LIKE: WHAT IS THIS
  • 00:08:05.541 --> 00:08:06.576
  • JUST SOUNDS LIKE: WHAT IS THISCHILD TALKING ABOUT?
  • 00:08:06.576 --> 00:08:07.643
  • CHILD TALKING ABOUT?AND, I THINK THAT A LOT OF
  • 00:08:07.643 --> 00:08:10.012
  • AND, I THINK THAT A LOT OFTIMES THE YOUTH GET IGNORED
  • 00:08:10.012 --> 00:08:10.680
  • TIMES THE YOUTH GET IGNOREDWHEN IT COMES TO BUILDING THEM
  • 00:08:10.680 --> 00:08:12.048
  • WHEN IT COMES TO BUILDING THEMIN THE POTENCY OF RELATIONSHIP
  • 00:08:12.048 --> 00:08:14.183
  • IN THE POTENCY OF RELATIONSHIPWITH JESUS.
  • 00:08:14.183 --> 00:08:15.284
  • WITH JESUS.THERE WERE EXPERIENCES I HAD
  • 00:08:15.284 --> 00:08:16.052
  • THERE WERE EXPERIENCES I HADTHAT I COULDN'T TELL ANYBODY --
  • 00:08:16.052 --> 00:08:18.254
  • THAT I COULDN'T TELL ANYBODY --ESPECIALLY BEING RAISED IN
  • 00:08:18.254 --> 00:08:19.855
  • ESPECIALLY BEING RAISED INNIGERIA WHERE, YOU KNOW, THE
  • 00:08:19.855 --> 00:08:21.991
  • NIGERIA WHERE, YOU KNOW, THECLIMATE OF WITCHCRAFT IS STRONG,
  • 00:08:21.991 --> 00:08:23.826
  • CLIMATE OF WITCHCRAFT IS STRONG,AND THE CLIMATE OF BELIEVING
  • 00:08:23.826 --> 00:08:25.461
  • AND THE CLIMATE OF BELIEVINGIN JESUS IS STRONG AS WELL.
  • 00:08:25.461 --> 00:08:27.296
  • IN JESUS IS STRONG AS WELL.BUT, THERE ARE THINGS THAT I'M
  • 00:08:27.296 --> 00:08:28.264
  • BUT, THERE ARE THINGS THAT I'MLIKE: IF I SAY THIS, IT WILL
  • 00:08:28.264 --> 00:08:30.533
  • LIKE: IF I SAY THIS, IT WILLSOUND CRAAAZY.
  • 00:08:30.533 --> 00:08:31.901
  • SOUND CRAAAZY.SOMEBODY MIGHT NEED TO DO A
  • 00:08:31.901 --> 00:08:33.369
  • SOMEBODY MIGHT NEED TO DO ADELIVERANCE SPIRIT FOR ME --
  • 00:08:33.369 --> 00:08:34.604
  • DELIVERANCE SPIRIT FOR ME --I DON'T KNOW!
  • 00:08:34.604 --> 00:08:36.372
  • I DON'T KNOW!UM, I REMEMBER, EVEN, LIKE,
  • 00:08:36.372 --> 00:08:37.573
  • UM, I REMEMBER, EVEN, LIKE,WHEN I GAVE MY LIFE TO
  • 00:08:37.573 --> 00:08:38.641
  • WHEN I GAVE MY LIFE TOCHRIST -- HILARIOUS STORY --
  • 00:08:38.641 --> 00:08:39.775
  • CHRIST -- HILARIOUS STORY --I WAS LIKE: I WANT A STUDY
  • 00:08:39.775 --> 00:08:40.843
  • I WAS LIKE: I WANT A STUDYBIBLE!
  • 00:08:40.843 --> 00:08:43.346
  • BIBLE!AND I STARTED IN THE OLD
  • 00:08:43.346 --> 00:08:45.114
  • AND I STARTED IN THE OLDTESTAMENT, JUST THE WRONG IDEA
  • 00:08:45.114 --> 00:08:46.449
  • TESTAMENT, JUST THE WRONG IDEAFOR A CHILD.
  • 00:08:46.449 --> 00:08:47.583
  • FOR A CHILD.AND, WHEN I STARTED READING THE
  • 00:08:47.583 --> 00:08:49.085
  • AND, WHEN I STARTED READING THEOLD TESTAMENT, AND I SAW HOW
  • 00:08:49.085 --> 00:08:52.021
  • OLD TESTAMENT, AND I SAW HOWTHEY WERE SACRIFICING, LIKE,
  • 00:08:52.021 --> 00:08:54.090
  • THEY WERE SACRIFICING, LIKE,THE BLOOD OF ANIMALS TO THE
  • 00:08:54.090 --> 00:08:54.924
  • THE BLOOD OF ANIMALS TO THELORD -- AND GROWING UP,
  • 00:08:54.924 --> 00:08:56.993
  • LORD -- AND GROWING UP,NORMALLY, LIKE, WE WOULD--
  • 00:08:56.993 --> 00:08:57.560
  • NORMALLY, LIKE, WE WOULD--THE CHICKEN AND THE GOATS
  • 00:08:57.560 --> 00:08:58.427
  • THE CHICKEN AND THE GOATSAND ALL THAT STUFF,
  • 00:08:58.427 --> 00:08:59.829
  • AND ALL THAT STUFF,THAT HAPPENS.
  • 00:08:59.829 --> 00:09:00.730
  • THAT HAPPENS.IT'S BUTCHERED, IN THE
  • 00:09:00.730 --> 00:09:02.031
  • IT'S BUTCHERED, IN THEBACKYARD.
  • 00:09:02.031 --> 00:09:04.000
  • BACKYARD.AND SO, I REMEMBER, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:09:04.000 --> 00:09:04.834
  • AND SO, I REMEMBER, YOU KNOW,RUNNING TO THE BUTCHER.
  • 00:09:04.834 --> 00:09:05.935
  • RUNNING TO THE BUTCHER.I'M LIKE: "WE HAVE TO SAVE THE
  • 00:09:05.935 --> 00:09:06.769
  • I'M LIKE: "WE HAVE TO SAVE THEBLOOD!
  • 00:09:06.769 --> 00:09:08.104
  • BLOOD![LAUGHTER]
  • 00:09:08.104 --> 00:09:09.705
  • [LAUGHTER]WE NEED TO SAVE IT TO OFFER TO
  • 00:09:09.705 --> 00:09:10.239
  • WE NEED TO SAVE IT TO OFFER TOJESUS!"
  • 00:09:10.239 --> 00:09:11.774
  • JESUS!"[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:09:11.774 --> 00:09:13.643
  • [LAUGHTER]- LAURIE: HARDCORE.
  • 00:09:13.643 --> 00:09:14.243
  • - LAURIE: HARDCORE.- STEPHANIE: THEY'RE LIKE:
  • 00:09:14.243 --> 00:09:15.077
  • - STEPHANIE: THEY'RE LIKE:"WAIT, WHAT ARE YOU TALKING
  • 00:09:15.077 --> 00:09:16.779
  • "WAIT, WHAT ARE YOU TALKINGABOUT?"
  • 00:09:16.779 --> 00:09:17.346
  • ABOUT?"AND MY MOM WAS LIKE:
  • 00:09:17.346 --> 00:09:18.180
  • AND MY MOM WAS LIKE:"NO, STEPHANIE.
  • 00:09:18.180 --> 00:09:19.315
  • "NO, STEPHANIE.NO, NO, NO, NO."
  • 00:09:19.315 --> 00:09:21.250
  • NO, NO, NO, NO."UM, BUT I THINK-- BUT THE THING
  • 00:09:21.250 --> 00:09:23.519
  • UM, BUT I THINK-- BUT THE THINGWAS THAT WHAT I WAS BEING
  • 00:09:23.519 --> 00:09:24.787
  • WAS THAT WHAT I WAS BEINGTAUGHT IN SUNDAY SCHOOL -- IT
  • 00:09:24.787 --> 00:09:26.656
  • TAUGHT IN SUNDAY SCHOOL -- ITWASN'T KEEPING UP WITH A PACE
  • 00:09:26.656 --> 00:09:29.025
  • WASN'T KEEPING UP WITH A PACETHAT I WAS AT WITH THE LORD.
  • 00:09:29.025 --> 00:09:30.159
  • THAT I WAS AT WITH THE LORD.AND SO, MY HEART FOR YOUTH IS
  • 00:09:30.159 --> 00:09:31.861
  • AND SO, MY HEART FOR YOUTH ISSO GREAT BECAUSE I BELIEVE
  • 00:09:31.861 --> 00:09:33.396
  • SO GREAT BECAUSE I BELIEVETHAT, EVEN JUST LIKE LISA SAID,
  • 00:09:33.396 --> 00:09:35.197
  • THAT, EVEN JUST LIKE LISA SAID,WHEN THE HOLY SPIRIT MENTIONED,
  • 00:09:35.197 --> 00:09:36.198
  • WHEN THE HOLY SPIRIT MENTIONED,LIKE, "DON'T DOWNPLAY THIS
  • 00:09:36.198 --> 00:09:37.233
  • LIKE, "DON'T DOWNPLAY THISMOMENT," YOU KNOW, BUT, REALLY,
  • 00:09:37.233 --> 00:09:41.070
  • MOMENT," YOU KNOW, BUT, REALLY,SPEAKING INTO THE LIVES OF THE
  • 00:09:41.070 --> 00:09:42.438
  • SPEAKING INTO THE LIVES OF THEYOUNG PEOPLE AND HAVING THEM
  • 00:09:42.438 --> 00:09:43.105
  • YOUNG PEOPLE AND HAVING THEMUNDERSTAND, JUST LIKE JESUS WAS
  • 00:09:43.105 --> 00:09:44.240
  • UNDERSTAND, JUST LIKE JESUS WASAT 12 YEARS OLD WHEN HE WAS
  • 00:09:44.240 --> 00:09:45.441
  • AT 12 YEARS OLD WHEN HE WASSTUDYING AND HE WANTED TO BE IN
  • 00:09:45.441 --> 00:09:46.375
  • STUDYING AND HE WANTED TO BE INTHE TEMPLE, AND HIS PARENTS ARE
  • 00:09:46.375 --> 00:09:48.077
  • THE TEMPLE, AND HIS PARENTS ARELOOKING FOR HIM.
  • 00:09:48.077 --> 00:09:49.412
  • LOOKING FOR HIM.AND HE'S LIKE: DON'T YOU KNOW I
  • 00:09:49.412 --> 00:09:50.713
  • AND HE'S LIKE: DON'T YOU KNOW IMUST, YOU KNOW, BE IN THE HOUSE
  • 00:09:50.713 --> 00:09:51.914
  • MUST, YOU KNOW, BE IN THE HOUSEOF MY FATHER?
  • 00:09:51.914 --> 00:09:53.783
  • OF MY FATHER?YOU KNOW, SO I THINK IT'S SO
  • 00:09:53.783 --> 00:09:54.316
  • YOU KNOW, SO I THINK IT'S SOBEAUTIFUL WHAT GOD CAN DO
  • 00:09:54.316 --> 00:09:56.786
  • BEAUTIFUL WHAT GOD CAN DOTHROUGH YOUNG PEOPLE.
  • 00:09:56.786 --> 00:09:57.920
  • THROUGH YOUNG PEOPLE.AND SO, I-- I MEAN, I HAVE A
  • 00:09:57.920 --> 00:09:59.155
  • AND SO, I-- I MEAN, I HAVE AHEART FOR THE YOUTH.
  • 00:09:59.155 --> 00:10:00.056
  • HEART FOR THE YOUTH.- LISA HARPER: YEAH.
  • 00:10:00.056 --> 00:10:00.856
  • - LISA HARPER: YEAH.I LOVE THAT, TOO, STEPH.
  • 00:10:00.856 --> 00:10:02.391
  • I LOVE THAT, TOO, STEPH.I GREW UP IN YOUTH MINISTRY AND
  • 00:10:02.391 --> 00:10:05.661
  • I GREW UP IN YOUTH MINISTRY ANDTHEN MY FIRST, UM, MINISTRY
  • 00:10:05.661 --> 00:10:06.729
  • THEN MY FIRST, UM, MINISTRYVOCATION WAS IN YOUTH MINISTRY.
  • 00:10:06.729 --> 00:10:07.963
  • VOCATION WAS IN YOUTH MINISTRY.I REMEMBER I WAS TALKING TO
  • 00:10:07.963 --> 00:10:09.098
  • I REMEMBER I WAS TALKING TOCHRIS CAINE ABOUT THIS
  • 00:10:09.098 --> 00:10:10.166
  • CHRIS CAINE ABOUT THISRECENTLY, THAT WE WERE JUST SO
  • 00:10:10.166 --> 00:10:11.400
  • RECENTLY, THAT WE WERE JUST SOEXCITED TO GO SHARE THE GOSPEL,
  • 00:10:11.400 --> 00:10:15.971
  • EXCITED TO GO SHARE THE GOSPEL,I WOULD JUST HOPE I WOULD HAVE
  • 00:10:15.971 --> 00:10:17.173
  • I WOULD JUST HOPE I WOULD HAVEENOUGH GAS MONEY TO GET HOME.
  • 00:10:17.173 --> 00:10:17.807
  • ENOUGH GAS MONEY TO GET HOME.AND I LOVE SHARING THE GOSPEL
  • 00:10:17.807 --> 00:10:19.875
  • AND I LOVE SHARING THE GOSPELTO THE YOUNG.
  • 00:10:19.875 --> 00:10:23.546
  • TO THE YOUNG.WWHEN I WAS A LITTLE GIRL
  • 00:10:23.546 --> 00:10:24.346
  • WWHEN I WAS A LITTLE GIRLRAISED IN CHURCH,
  • 00:10:24.346 --> 00:10:24.780
  • RAISED IN CHURCH,I WAS RAISED TO BE A
  • 00:10:24.780 --> 00:10:26.215
  • I WAS RAISED TO BE APOLITE CHRISTIAN.
  • 00:10:26.215 --> 00:10:27.950
  • POLITE CHRISTIAN.AND I OFTEN THINK OF THAT VERSE
  • 00:10:27.950 --> 00:10:29.151
  • AND I OFTEN THINK OF THAT VERSEIN TIMOTHY, YOU KNOW, THAT
  • 00:10:29.151 --> 00:10:30.319
  • IN TIMOTHY, YOU KNOW, THATSAYS: DON'T LOOK DOWN ON THOSE
  • 00:10:30.319 --> 00:10:31.620
  • SAYS: DON'T LOOK DOWN ON THOSEWHO ARE YOUNG.
  • 00:10:31.620 --> 00:10:32.888
  • WHO ARE YOUNG.EVEN IF YOU GET IT A LITTLE BIT
  • 00:10:32.888 --> 00:10:34.490
  • EVEN IF YOU GET IT A LITTLE BITOFF AND YOU'RE WANTING TO GET
  • 00:10:34.490 --> 00:10:35.858
  • OFF AND YOU'RE WANTING TO GETTHE BLOOD FROM YOUR BACKYARD
  • 00:10:35.858 --> 00:10:37.193
  • THE BLOOD FROM YOUR BACKYARDCHICKEN, DON'T-- DON'T SQUELCH
  • 00:10:37.193 --> 00:10:39.662
  • CHICKEN, DON'T-- DON'T SQUELCHTHAT ENTHUSIASM.
  • 00:10:39.662 --> 00:10:41.030
  • THAT ENTHUSIASM.SHEPHERD IT, BUT DON'T SQUELCH
  • 00:10:41.030 --> 00:10:43.065
  • SHEPHERD IT, BUT DON'T SQUELCHIT.
  • 00:10:43.065 --> 00:10:44.767
  • IT.UM, THE FIRST WEEK I BROUGHT
  • 00:10:44.767 --> 00:10:46.669
  • UM, THE FIRST WEEK I BROUGHTMISSY HOME FROM HAITI, I WAS
  • 00:10:46.669 --> 00:10:48.204
  • MISSY HOME FROM HAITI, I WASPUTTIN' HER TO SLEEP AND WE
  • 00:10:48.204 --> 00:10:49.004
  • PUTTIN' HER TO SLEEP AND WEALWAYS PRAY BEFORE SHE GOES TO
  • 00:10:49.004 --> 00:10:50.106
  • ALWAYS PRAY BEFORE SHE GOES TOSLEEP.
  • 00:10:50.106 --> 00:10:52.341
  • SLEEP.I DON'T PRAY QUITE AS EXCITING
  • 00:10:52.341 --> 00:10:54.076
  • I DON'T PRAY QUITE AS EXCITINGAS LISA BEVERE, BUT I'M
  • 00:10:54.076 --> 00:10:54.944
  • AS LISA BEVERE, BUT I'MLEARNING, I'M GROWING -- I'M AN
  • 00:10:54.944 --> 00:10:56.912
  • LEARNING, I'M GROWING -- I'M ANOLD-NEW MOM, THROUGH THE
  • 00:10:56.912 --> 00:10:57.546
  • OLD-NEW MOM, THROUGH THEMIRACLE OF ADOPTION.
  • 00:10:57.546 --> 00:10:59.415
  • MIRACLE OF ADOPTION.BUT, ANYWAY, I WAS-- I WAS
  • 00:10:59.415 --> 00:11:01.117
  • BUT, ANYWAY, I WAS-- I WASPRAYING OVER MISSY, AND SHE
  • 00:11:01.117 --> 00:11:01.917
  • PRAYING OVER MISSY, AND SHEJUST KIND OF LOOKED STARTLED
  • 00:11:01.917 --> 00:11:03.586
  • JUST KIND OF LOOKED STARTLEDAND SCARED.
  • 00:11:03.586 --> 00:11:06.288
  • AND SCARED.AND SHE WENT, "DYAB LA."
  • 00:11:06.288 --> 00:11:07.890
  • AND SHE WENT, "DYAB LA."SHE SAID THIS CREOLE WORD REAL
  • 00:11:07.890 --> 00:11:08.557
  • SHE SAID THIS CREOLE WORD REALSOFT, BUT WHEN SHE SAID IT, THE
  • 00:11:08.557 --> 00:11:10.392
  • SOFT, BUT WHEN SHE SAID IT, THEHAIR KIND OF - STOOD UP
  • 00:11:10.392 --> 00:11:13.062
  • HAIR KIND OF - STOOD UPON THE BACK OF MY NECK.
  • 00:11:13.062 --> 00:11:15.131
  • ON THE BACK OF MY NECK.AND I RAN DOWNSTAIRS AND I GOT
  • 00:11:15.131 --> 00:11:16.165
  • AND I RAN DOWNSTAIRS AND I GOTMY CREOLE DICTIONARY, AND, SURE
  • 00:11:16.165 --> 00:11:17.199
  • MY CREOLE DICTIONARY, AND, SUREENOUGH, THE WORD SHE HAD JUST
  • 00:11:17.199 --> 00:11:18.834
  • ENOUGH, THE WORD SHE HAD JUSTSPOKEN WAS LISTED IN THE CREOLE
  • 00:11:18.834 --> 00:11:22.104
  • SPOKEN WAS LISTED IN THE CREOLEDICTIONARY AS A FEMININE DEMON.
  • 00:11:22.104 --> 00:11:24.073
  • DICTIONARY AS A FEMININE DEMON.AND I WAS LIKE: "UNH-UNH!
  • 00:11:24.073 --> 00:11:26.041
  • AND I WAS LIKE: "UNH-UNH!NOT IN THIS HOUSE."
  • 00:11:26.041 --> 00:11:27.476
  • NOT IN THIS HOUSE."AND I RAN INTO THE KITCHEN AND
  • 00:11:27.476 --> 00:11:28.811
  • AND I RAN INTO THE KITCHEN ANDI GRABBED SOME OLIVE OIL, AND I
  • 00:11:28.811 --> 00:11:31.480
  • I GRABBED SOME OLIVE OIL, AND ITOOK THE STAIRS TWO AT A TIME,
  • 00:11:31.480 --> 00:11:33.149
  • TOOK THE STAIRS TWO AT A TIME,AND I GRABBED THIS STUFFED
  • 00:11:33.149 --> 00:11:33.716
  • AND I GRABBED THIS STUFFEDANIMAL SOMEBODY HAD GIVEN
  • 00:11:33.716 --> 00:11:34.517
  • ANIMAL SOMEBODY HAD GIVENMISSY, THAT SHE DIDN'T LIKE.
  • 00:11:34.517 --> 00:11:35.651
  • MISSY, THAT SHE DIDN'T LIKE.SHE HAD LOVE BUT SHE DIDN'T
  • 00:11:35.651 --> 00:11:36.452
  • SHE HAD LOVE BUT SHE DIDN'TLIKE THIS ONE.
  • 00:11:36.452 --> 00:11:37.853
  • LIKE THIS ONE.IT WAS A MOOSE.
  • 00:11:37.853 --> 00:11:40.222
  • IT WAS A MOOSE.AND I WENT, "MELISSA PRICE
  • 00:11:40.222 --> 00:11:40.790
  • AND I WENT, "MELISSA PRICEHARPER..."
  • 00:11:40.790 --> 00:11:41.423
  • HARPER..."AND I HELD UP THIS LITTLE UGLY
  • 00:11:41.423 --> 00:11:42.424
  • AND I HELD UP THIS LITTLE UGLYMOOSE AND I WENT, "DYAB LA!"
  • 00:11:42.424 --> 00:11:43.259
  • MOOSE AND I WENT, "DYAB LA!"AND THEN I WENT, "JESUS!"
  • 00:11:43.259 --> 00:11:46.996
  • AND THEN I WENT, "JESUS!"BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!
  • 00:11:46.996 --> 00:11:47.496
  • BOOM! BOOM! BOOM!AND I JUST PUMMELED THIS
  • 00:11:47.496 --> 00:11:48.564
  • AND I JUST PUMMELED THISPOOR MOOSE.
  • 00:11:48.564 --> 00:11:50.132
  • POOR MOOSE.I STEPPED ON THE POOR MOOSE.
  • 00:11:50.132 --> 00:11:51.867
  • I STEPPED ON THE POOR MOOSE.AND SHE WAS JUST WIDE-EYED
  • 00:11:51.867 --> 00:11:52.735
  • AND SHE WAS JUST WIDE-EYEDON THE BED.
  • 00:11:52.735 --> 00:11:54.370
  • ON THE BED.AND I SAID: "MELISSA HARPER,
  • 00:11:54.370 --> 00:11:56.872
  • AND I SAID: "MELISSA HARPER,GIRLS.ONLY.BOW TO THE NAME
  • 00:11:56.872 --> 00:11:57.940
  • GIRLS.ONLY.BOW TO THE NAMEOF JESUS.
  • 00:11:57.940 --> 00:11:59.008
  • OF JESUS.THERE IS NO OTHER GOD,
  • 00:11:59.008 --> 00:12:00.409
  • THERE IS NO OTHER GOD,BUT JESUS."
  • 00:12:00.409 --> 00:12:01.544
  • BUT JESUS."AND SO, FROM THE VERY
  • 00:12:01.544 --> 00:12:02.378
  • AND SO, FROM THE VERYBEGINNING, SHE KNEW I WAS
  • 00:12:02.378 --> 00:12:04.580
  • BEGINNING, SHE KNEW I WASWHACKED.
  • 00:12:04.580 --> 00:12:05.214
  • WHACKED.BUT, FROM THE VERY BEGINNING,
  • 00:12:05.214 --> 00:12:06.549
  • BUT, FROM THE VERY BEGINNING,SHE WAS LIKE: OHHH...WE TAKE
  • 00:12:06.549 --> 00:12:07.349
  • SHE WAS LIKE: OHHH...WE TAKETHIS STUFF SERIOUSLY IN
  • 00:12:07.349 --> 00:12:10.419
  • THIS STUFF SERIOUSLY INOUR HOUSE.
  • 00:12:10.419 --> 00:12:11.687
  • OUR HOUSE.BECAUSE I DON'T WANNA RAISE A
  • 00:12:11.687 --> 00:12:14.523
  • BECAUSE I DON'T WANNA RAISE APASSIVE DAUGHTER WHO'S A POLITE
  • 00:12:14.523 --> 00:12:15.491
  • PASSIVE DAUGHTER WHO'S A POLITECHRIST FOLLOWER.
  • 00:12:15.491 --> 00:12:17.493
  • CHRIST FOLLOWER.I WANNA RAISE A WORLD-CHANGER.
  • 00:12:17.493 --> 00:12:19.762
  • I WANNA RAISE A WORLD-CHANGER.AND SO, I THINK DOING STUFF
  • 00:12:19.762 --> 00:12:21.697
  • AND SO, I THINK DOING STUFFLIKE LISA BEVERE DOES, SPEAKING
  • 00:12:21.697 --> 00:12:24.300
  • LIKE LISA BEVERE DOES, SPEAKINGGOD'S WORD OVER MISSY...
  • 00:12:24.300 --> 00:12:25.434
  • GOD'S WORD OVER MISSY...I TELL HER ALL THE TIME,
  • 00:12:25.434 --> 00:12:26.969
  • I TELL HER ALL THE TIME,"HONEY, YOU ARE HEAD; YOU'RE
  • 00:12:26.969 --> 00:12:28.337
  • "HONEY, YOU ARE HEAD; YOU'RENOT THE TAIL," CONSTANTLY
  • 00:12:28.337 --> 00:12:30.906
  • NOT THE TAIL," CONSTANTLYSPEAKING GOD'S WORD OVER HER SO
  • 00:12:30.906 --> 00:12:32.842
  • SPEAKING GOD'S WORD OVER HER SOTHAT SHE REALLY BELIEVES THAT--
  • 00:12:32.842 --> 00:12:34.510
  • THAT SHE REALLY BELIEVES THAT--THAT, YOU KNOW, THERE IS NO
  • 00:12:34.510 --> 00:12:35.978
  • THAT, YOU KNOW, THERE IS NOLIMIT TO WHAT GOD'S GONNA DO
  • 00:12:35.978 --> 00:12:36.745
  • LIMIT TO WHAT GOD'S GONNA DOTHROUGH HER.
  • 00:12:36.745 --> 00:12:38.514
  • THROUGH HER.RECENTLY, I SAID, "BABY, YOU
  • 00:12:38.514 --> 00:12:40.649
  • RECENTLY, I SAID, "BABY, YOUKNOW -- GOD LOVES YOU SO MUCH."
  • 00:12:40.649 --> 00:12:42.918
  • KNOW -- GOD LOVES YOU SO MUCH."AND SHE WAS LIKE: "I KNOW,
  • 00:12:42.918 --> 00:12:44.687
  • AND SHE WAS LIKE: "I KNOW,MOM," LIKE, AS IF THAT WAS IN
  • 00:12:44.687 --> 00:12:46.822
  • MOM," LIKE, AS IF THAT WAS INQUESTION.
  • 00:12:46.822 --> 00:12:48.057
  • QUESTION.AND I THOUGHT: I DIDN'T HAVE
  • 00:12:48.057 --> 00:12:49.725
  • AND I THOUGHT: I DIDN'T HAVETHAT KIND OF, UH, PASSION WHEN
  • 00:12:49.725 --> 00:12:51.227
  • THAT KIND OF, UH, PASSION WHENI WAS HER AGE, BECAUSE I WAS SO
  • 00:12:51.227 --> 00:12:53.629
  • I WAS HER AGE, BECAUSE I WAS SOPREOCCUPIED WITH BEING POLITE,
  • 00:12:53.629 --> 00:12:54.997
  • PREOCCUPIED WITH BEING POLITE,YOU KNOW, WITH WEARING
  • 00:12:54.997 --> 00:12:58.167
  • YOU KNOW, WITH WEARINGUNCOMFORTABLE SHOES AND TIGHTS
  • 00:12:58.167 --> 00:12:59.568
  • UNCOMFORTABLE SHOES AND TIGHTSAND NOT TALKING IN CHURCH.
  • 00:12:59.568 --> 00:13:01.270
  • AND NOT TALKING IN CHURCH.AND I'M LIKE: YOU KNOW WHAT?
  • 00:13:01.270 --> 00:13:02.504
  • AND I'M LIKE: YOU KNOW WHAT?I WOULD RATHER MY CHILD BE A
  • 00:13:02.504 --> 00:13:04.206
  • I WOULD RATHER MY CHILD BE ALITTLE DISRUPTIVE FOR THE SAKE
  • 00:13:04.206 --> 00:13:05.441
  • LITTLE DISRUPTIVE FOR THE SAKEOF THE GOSPEL THAN BE A POLITE
  • 00:13:05.441 --> 00:13:08.244
  • OF THE GOSPEL THAN BE A POLITECHRIST-FOLLOWER.
  • 00:13:08.244 --> 00:13:09.678
  • CHRIST-FOLLOWER.- LAURIE: ACTUALLY, A
  • 00:13:09.678 --> 00:13:13.082
  • - LAURIE: ACTUALLY, AWORLD-CHANGER IS-- IS SOMEONE
  • 00:13:13.082 --> 00:13:13.682
  • WORLD-CHANGER IS-- IS SOMEONEWHO'S CHRISTLIKE.
  • 00:13:13.682 --> 00:13:15.417
  • WHO'S CHRISTLIKE.THAT CAN CHANGE THE WORLD.
  • 00:13:15.417 --> 00:13:16.952
  • THAT CAN CHANGE THE WORLD.- LISA HARPER: THAT'S RIGHT.
  • 00:13:16.952 --> 00:13:17.853
  • - LISA HARPER: THAT'S RIGHT.- LAURIE: AND IF WE TEACH OUR
  • 00:13:17.853 --> 00:13:19.321
  • - LAURIE: AND IF WE TEACH OURCHILDREN-- YOU KNOW, I'VE GOT
  • 00:13:19.321 --> 00:13:20.356
  • CHILDREN-- YOU KNOW, I'VE GOTTWO JUST AMAZING BOYS, CODY
  • 00:13:20.356 --> 00:13:21.523
  • TWO JUST AMAZING BOYS, CODYAND CAYLAN.
  • 00:13:21.523 --> 00:13:22.258
  • AND CAYLAN.AND THEY'RE BOTH JUST...
  • 00:13:22.258 --> 00:13:23.926
  • AND THEY'RE BOTH JUST...YOU KNOW HOW IT IS AS MOMS.
  • 00:13:23.926 --> 00:13:27.529
  • YOU KNOW HOW IT IS AS MOMS.UM...BUT IT'S SO FUNNY, BECAUSE
  • 00:13:27.529 --> 00:13:29.164
  • UM...BUT IT'S SO FUNNY, BECAUSECODY HAS-- HAS GOTTEN MARRIED.
  • 00:13:29.164 --> 00:13:29.999
  • CODY HAS-- HAS GOTTEN MARRIED.HE'S BEEN MARRIED FOR A YEAR
  • 00:13:29.999 --> 00:13:32.001
  • HE'S BEEN MARRIED FOR A YEARNOW.
  • 00:13:32.001 --> 00:13:33.269
  • NOW.AND, SO, HE'S DOING A LOT ON
  • 00:13:33.269 --> 00:13:34.970
  • AND, SO, HE'S DOING A LOT ONHIS OWN, WHERE WE WERE ALL
  • 00:13:34.970 --> 00:13:38.007
  • HIS OWN, WHERE WE WERE ALLTOGETHER FOR SO LONG.
  • 00:13:38.007 --> 00:13:38.874
  • TOGETHER FOR SO LONG.AND...AND, NOW, I GET WORD BACK
  • 00:13:38.874 --> 00:13:40.109
  • AND...AND, NOW, I GET WORD BACKFROM PEOPLE, SAYING, "YOU KNOW,
  • 00:13:40.109 --> 00:13:41.076
  • FROM PEOPLE, SAYING, "YOU KNOW,I WAS GOING THROUGH THIS
  • 00:13:41.076 --> 00:13:42.211
  • I WAS GOING THROUGH THISHORRIBLE TIME AND CODY JUST
  • 00:13:42.211 --> 00:13:43.579
  • HORRIBLE TIME AND CODY JUSTSTARTED SPEAKING INTO ME AND
  • 00:13:43.579 --> 00:13:45.981
  • STARTED SPEAKING INTO ME ANDSTARTED TELLING ME THINGS."
  • 00:13:45.981 --> 00:13:47.816
  • STARTED TELLING ME THINGS."WELL, IT WAS SO FUNNY, BECAUSE,
  • 00:13:47.816 --> 00:13:49.251
  • WELL, IT WAS SO FUNNY, BECAUSE,EVERY TIME I HEAR STUFF LIKE
  • 00:13:49.251 --> 00:13:51.787
  • EVERY TIME I HEAR STUFF LIKETHAT, HE'S QUOTING ME!
  • 00:13:51.787 --> 00:13:52.988
  • THAT, HE'S QUOTING ME!HE'S QUOTING SOME OF THE THINGS
  • 00:13:52.988 --> 00:13:53.656
  • HE'S QUOTING SOME OF THE THINGSTHAT I HAVE SAID ALL OF HIS
  • 00:13:53.656 --> 00:13:55.457
  • THAT I HAVE SAID ALL OF HISLIFE.
  • 00:13:55.457 --> 00:13:56.659
  • LIFE.AND SO, I DON'T EVER WANT
  • 00:13:56.659 --> 00:13:58.560
  • AND SO, I DON'T EVER WANTPEOPLE-- YOU KNOW, THE HEART, I
  • 00:13:58.560 --> 00:14:02.665
  • PEOPLE-- YOU KNOW, THE HEART, IBELIEVE, OF WOMEN AND OF
  • 00:14:02.665 --> 00:14:03.966
  • BELIEVE, OF WOMEN AND OFMOTHERS -- YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE
  • 00:14:03.966 --> 00:14:04.934
  • MOTHERS -- YOU DON'T HAVE TO BEA PHYSICAL MOTHER TO BE A
  • 00:14:04.934 --> 00:14:06.969
  • A PHYSICAL MOTHER TO BE AMOTHER TO MANY.
  • 00:14:06.969 --> 00:14:08.037
  • MOTHER TO MANY.YOU CAN HAVE YOUR NIECES AND
  • 00:14:08.037 --> 00:14:08.971
  • YOU CAN HAVE YOUR NIECES ANDNEPHEWS, YOU CAN HAVE YOUR
  • 00:14:08.971 --> 00:14:09.939
  • NEPHEWS, YOU CAN HAVE YOURNEIGHBORHOOD KIDS -- YOU CAN
  • 00:14:09.939 --> 00:14:11.874
  • NEIGHBORHOOD KIDS -- YOU CANHAVE ALL OF THAT.
  • 00:14:11.874 --> 00:14:14.343
  • HAVE ALL OF THAT.AND I THINK THAT THE-- THAT THE
  • 00:14:14.343 --> 00:14:16.712
  • AND I THINK THAT THE-- THAT THEPOWER OF THAT MOTHERING SPIRIT
  • 00:14:16.712 --> 00:14:19.114
  • POWER OF THAT MOTHERING SPIRITIS TO SPEAK LIFE INTO OUR KIDS,
  • 00:14:19.114 --> 00:14:22.685
  • IS TO SPEAK LIFE INTO OUR KIDS,THAT GENTLE ANSWER THAT TURNS
  • 00:14:22.685 --> 00:14:24.286
  • THAT GENTLE ANSWER THAT TURNSAWAY WRATH, AND TO TEACH OUR
  • 00:14:24.286 --> 00:14:25.754
  • AWAY WRATH, AND TO TEACH OURCHILDREN THOSE THINGS THAT--
  • 00:14:25.754 --> 00:14:28.691
  • CHILDREN THOSE THINGS THAT--THAT...THEY NEED TO KNOW.
  • 00:14:28.691 --> 00:14:29.858
  • THAT...THEY NEED TO KNOW.YOU KNOW, LISA, YOU WERE
  • 00:14:29.858 --> 00:14:32.061
  • YOU KNOW, LISA, YOU WERETALKING ABOUT TALKING TO YOUR
  • 00:14:32.061 --> 00:14:32.928
  • TALKING ABOUT TALKING TO YOURCHILDREN AND TELLING THEM WHO
  • 00:14:32.928 --> 00:14:34.463
  • CHILDREN AND TELLING THEM WHOTHEY ARE.
  • 00:14:34.463 --> 00:14:37.032
  • THEY ARE.AND, SOMETIMES, YOU HAVE TO,
  • 00:14:37.032 --> 00:14:38.434
  • AND, SOMETIMES, YOU HAVE TO,EVEN IF YOU DON'T SEE IT, RIGHT
  • 00:14:38.434 --> 00:14:39.201
  • EVEN IF YOU DON'T SEE IT, RIGHTAWAY-- YOU MIGHT NOT SEE IT FOR
  • 00:14:39.201 --> 00:14:40.502
  • AWAY-- YOU MIGHT NOT SEE IT FORYEARS.
  • 00:14:40.502 --> 00:14:42.738
  • YEARS.YOU MIGHT NOT SEE THE SEED OF
  • 00:14:42.738 --> 00:14:44.907
  • YOU MIGHT NOT SEE THE SEED OFYOUR WORDS COME TO FLOURISH...
  • 00:14:44.907 --> 00:14:46.976
  • YOUR WORDS COME TO FLOURISH...FOR YEARS, BUT THEY DO NOT
  • 00:14:46.976 --> 00:14:48.610
  • FOR YEARS, BUT THEY DO NOTRETURN VOID.
  • 00:14:48.610 --> 00:14:50.846
  • RETURN VOID.AND WE'RE PUTTING INTO THEM
  • 00:14:50.846 --> 00:14:52.648
  • AND WE'RE PUTTING INTO THEMTHINGS THAT: "...YOU MIGHT NOT
  • 00:14:52.648 --> 00:14:54.416
  • THINGS THAT: "...YOU MIGHT NOTTHINK YOU NEED NOW, BUT I SEE
  • 00:14:54.416 --> 00:14:55.617
  • THINK YOU NEED NOW, BUT I SEEYOUR FUTURE, AND YOU'RE GONNA
  • 00:14:55.617 --> 00:14:56.919
  • YOUR FUTURE, AND YOU'RE GONNANEED THIS.
  • 00:14:56.919 --> 00:14:58.253
  • NEED THIS.WHEN YOU'RE 30 YEARS OLD AND
  • 00:14:58.253 --> 00:15:00.055
  • WHEN YOU'RE 30 YEARS OLD ANDYOU'RE BY YOURSELF, YOU'RE
  • 00:15:00.055 --> 00:15:01.490
  • YOU'RE BY YOURSELF, YOU'REGONNA NEED THE WORD OF THE LORD
  • 00:15:01.490 --> 00:15:02.591
  • GONNA NEED THE WORD OF THE LORDIN YOUR HEART."
  • 00:15:02.591 --> 00:15:05.160
  • IN YOUR HEART."AND SO, I WANT TO ENCOURAGE
  • 00:15:05.160 --> 00:15:08.197
  • AND SO, I WANT TO ENCOURAGEEVERYONE THAT'S WATCHING THAT
  • 00:15:08.197 --> 00:15:09.598
  • EVERYONE THAT'S WATCHING THATTHAT POWER OF YOUR WORDS ARE SO
  • 00:15:09.598 --> 00:15:11.667
  • THAT POWER OF YOUR WORDS ARE SOUNBELIEVABLY STRONG AND TO NOT
  • 00:15:11.667 --> 00:15:14.436
  • UNBELIEVABLY STRONG AND TO NOTGIVE UP HOPE.
  • 00:15:14.436 --> 00:15:17.206
  • GIVE UP HOPE.DON'T EVER LOSE HOPE.
  • 00:15:17.206 --> 00:15:18.707
  • DON'T EVER LOSE HOPE.THE WORD OF GOD SAYS THAT HIS
  • 00:15:18.707 --> 00:15:20.042
  • THE WORD OF GOD SAYS THAT HISWORD WILL NOT RETURN TO HIM
  • 00:15:20.042 --> 00:15:21.677
  • WORD WILL NOT RETURN TO HIMVOID.
  • 00:15:21.677 --> 00:15:24.613
  • VOID.AND YOU PLANT THOSE SEEDS.
  • 00:15:24.613 --> 00:15:25.814
  • AND YOU PLANT THOSE SEEDS.YOU PLANT THOSE SEEDS INTO--
  • 00:15:25.814 --> 00:15:27.116
  • YOU PLANT THOSE SEEDS INTO--JUST LIFE-GIVING SEEDS INTO
  • 00:15:27.116 --> 00:15:27.750
  • JUST LIFE-GIVING SEEDS INTOEVERYONE YOU COME IN CONTACT
  • 00:15:27.750 --> 00:15:29.885
  • EVERYONE YOU COME IN CONTACTWITH.
  • 00:15:29.885 --> 00:15:30.552
  • WITH.BUT THE CHILDREN OF THIS DAY,
  • 00:15:30.552 --> 00:15:31.787
  • BUT THE CHILDREN OF THIS DAY,THIS GENERATION BEING RAISED
  • 00:15:31.787 --> 00:15:33.389
  • THIS GENERATION BEING RAISEDUP, IS JUST A SPECIAL
  • 00:15:33.389 --> 00:15:35.791
  • UP, IS JUST A SPECIALGENERATION, LISA BEVERE.
  • 00:15:35.791 --> 00:15:37.960
  • GENERATION, LISA BEVERE.AND I KNOW YOUR BOYS ARE...HEAD
  • 00:15:37.960 --> 00:15:39.094
  • AND I KNOW YOUR BOYS ARE...HEADOF THE PACK, TAKING IT TO THE
  • 00:15:39.094 --> 00:15:41.130
  • OF THE PACK, TAKING IT TO THETHINGS THAT WE NEVER DREAMED
  • 00:15:41.130 --> 00:15:42.765
  • THINGS THAT WE NEVER DREAMEDPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:15:42.765 --> 00:15:43.766
  • POSSIBLE.AND I BELIEVE THAT THE
  • 00:15:43.766 --> 00:15:45.234
  • AND I BELIEVE THAT THERIGHTEOUSNESS OF PREVIOUS
  • 00:15:45.234 --> 00:15:46.068
  • RIGHTEOUSNESS OF PREVIOUSGENERATIONS -- THAT THIS
  • 00:15:46.068 --> 00:15:47.903
  • GENERATIONS -- THAT THISGENERATION'S GONNA REAP A
  • 00:15:47.903 --> 00:15:48.570
  • GENERATION'S GONNA REAP AHARVEST THAT'S...THAT'S
  • 00:15:48.570 --> 00:15:49.938
  • HARVEST THAT'S...THAT'SUNBELIEVABLE.
  • 00:15:49.938 --> 00:15:51.640
  • UNBELIEVABLE.SO, DON'T LOSE...DON'T LOSE
  • 00:15:51.640 --> 00:15:52.908
  • SO, DON'T LOSE...DON'T LOSEHOPE IN YOUR KIDS.
  • 00:15:52.908 --> 00:15:54.943
  • HOPE IN YOUR KIDS.KEEP GOING.
  • 00:15:54.943 --> 00:15:55.978
  • KEEP GOING.KEEP SPEAKING LIFE INTO 'EM.
  • 00:15:55.978 --> 00:15:58.380
  • KEEP SPEAKING LIFE INTO 'EM.- LISA BEVERE: YOU KNOW, ONE
  • 00:15:58.380 --> 00:16:01.050
  • - LISA BEVERE: YOU KNOW, ONEOF THE THINGS THAT I THINK
  • 00:16:01.050 --> 00:16:02.484
  • OF THE THINGS THAT I THINKREALLY SHIFTED A LOT OF THINGS
  • 00:16:02.484 --> 00:16:03.819
  • REALLY SHIFTED A LOT OF THINGSFOR MY BOYS WAS...YOU KNOW,
  • 00:16:03.819 --> 00:16:05.187
  • FOR MY BOYS WAS...YOU KNOW,WHEN MY BOYS WERE YOUNG, IT--
  • 00:16:05.187 --> 00:16:07.189
  • WHEN MY BOYS WERE YOUNG, IT--IT STARTED TO BE THE TREND TO
  • 00:16:07.189 --> 00:16:08.524
  • IT STARTED TO BE THE TREND TOTALK ABOUT SELF-IMAGE, TO TELL
  • 00:16:08.524 --> 00:16:09.658
  • TALK ABOUT SELF-IMAGE, TO TELLYOUR KIDS THAT THEY WERE
  • 00:16:09.658 --> 00:16:10.492
  • YOUR KIDS THAT THEY WEREAMAZING AND WONDERFUL, AND MAKE
  • 00:16:10.492 --> 00:16:13.529
  • AMAZING AND WONDERFUL, AND MAKETHEM THE CENTER OF YOUR
  • 00:16:13.529 --> 00:16:15.531
  • THEM THE CENTER OF YOURUNIVERSE.
  • 00:16:15.531 --> 00:16:17.066
  • UNIVERSE.AND...I REMEMBER READING AN
  • 00:16:17.066 --> 00:16:18.967
  • AND...I REMEMBER READING ANARTICLE THAT-- IT WAS ACTUALLY
  • 00:16:18.967 --> 00:16:20.502
  • ARTICLE THAT-- IT WAS ACTUALLYAN "AMERICAN WAY" MAGAZINE.
  • 00:16:20.502 --> 00:16:22.171
  • AN "AMERICAN WAY" MAGAZINE.I WAS FLYING OUT TO DO A SHOW
  • 00:16:22.171 --> 00:16:23.772
  • I WAS FLYING OUT TO DO A SHOWWITH-- WITH JAMES, AND, IT SAID
  • 00:16:23.772 --> 00:16:25.974
  • WITH-- WITH JAMES, AND, IT SAIDTHAT PEOPLE THAT THINK THEY'RE
  • 00:16:25.974 --> 00:16:26.742
  • THAT PEOPLE THAT THINK THEY'RETHE CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE TEND
  • 00:16:26.742 --> 00:16:28.744
  • THE CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE TENDTO NOT BE VERY NICE PEOPLE.
  • 00:16:28.744 --> 00:16:30.679
  • TO NOT BE VERY NICE PEOPLE.AND SO, WHEN WE'RE TALKING
  • 00:16:30.679 --> 00:16:32.915
  • AND SO, WHEN WE'RE TALKINGABOUT RAISING WORLD-CHANGERS, I
  • 00:16:32.915 --> 00:16:36.819
  • ABOUT RAISING WORLD-CHANGERS, ITHINK IT BEGINS WITH PERSONAL,
  • 00:16:36.819 --> 00:16:40.456
  • THINK IT BEGINS WITH PERSONAL,PRIVATE REPENTANCE.
  • 00:16:40.456 --> 00:16:42.424
  • PRIVATE REPENTANCE.YOU TALK ABOUT WHO THEY ARE IN
  • 00:16:42.424 --> 00:16:43.859
  • YOU TALK ABOUT WHO THEY ARE INPRIVATE -- NOT ABOUT BUILDING A
  • 00:16:43.859 --> 00:16:47.029
  • PRIVATE -- NOT ABOUT BUILDING APUBLIC PERSONA, BUT IF GOD CAN
  • 00:16:47.029 --> 00:16:49.531
  • PUBLIC PERSONA, BUT IF GOD CANTRUST YOU WITH THINGS THAT YOU
  • 00:16:49.531 --> 00:16:52.634
  • TRUST YOU WITH THINGS THAT YOUDO IN SECRET...
  • 00:16:52.634 --> 00:16:53.335
  • DO IN SECRET...YOU KNOW, DAVID KILLED THE LION
  • 00:16:53.335 --> 00:16:53.936
  • YOU KNOW, DAVID KILLED THE LIONAND THE BEAR.
  • 00:16:53.936 --> 00:16:55.604
  • AND THE BEAR.HE TOOK THE SHEEP OUT OF
  • 00:16:55.604 --> 00:16:57.005
  • HE TOOK THE SHEEP OUT OFTHEIR MOUTH, THAT
  • 00:16:57.005 --> 00:17:00.609
  • THEIR MOUTH, THATIS A VICTORY THAT POSITIONED
  • 00:17:00.609 --> 00:17:02.511
  • IS A VICTORY THAT POSITIONEDHIM TO BE TRUSTED WITH TAKING
  • 00:17:02.511 --> 00:17:04.480
  • HIM TO BE TRUSTED WITH TAKINGDOWN THE GIANT.
  • 00:17:04.480 --> 00:17:06.748
  • DOWN THE GIANT.AND GOD IS ALWAYS LOOKING HOW
  • 00:17:06.748 --> 00:17:08.684
  • AND GOD IS ALWAYS LOOKING HOWCHILDREN NAVIGATE THEIR PRIVATE
  • 00:17:08.684 --> 00:17:10.452
  • CHILDREN NAVIGATE THEIR PRIVATEVICTORIES.
  • 00:17:10.452 --> 00:17:12.087
  • VICTORIES.I REMEMBER GOING THROUGH WITH
  • 00:17:12.087 --> 00:17:13.889
  • I REMEMBER GOING THROUGH WITHMY BOYS AND-- AND, UH-- YOU
  • 00:17:13.889 --> 00:17:15.090
  • MY BOYS AND-- AND, UH-- YOUKNOW, IT WAS ACTUALLY A TBN
  • 00:17:15.090 --> 00:17:15.924
  • KNOW, IT WAS ACTUALLY A TBNMOMENT THAT WAS A REAL SHIFT
  • 00:17:15.924 --> 00:17:17.259
  • MOMENT THAT WAS A REAL SHIFTFOR ME, LAURIE.
  • 00:17:17.259 --> 00:17:18.994
  • FOR ME, LAURIE.YOU'RE GONNA CRACK UP.
  • 00:17:18.994 --> 00:17:19.528
  • YOU'RE GONNA CRACK UP.BUT I REMEMBER
  • 00:17:19.528 --> 00:17:21.797
  • BUT I REMEMBERANDRé CROUCH WAS SINGING
  • 00:17:21.797 --> 00:17:24.900
  • ANDRé CROUCH WAS SINGING"GIVE IT ALL BACK TO ME."
  • 00:17:24.900 --> 00:17:26.201
  • "GIVE IT ALL BACK TO ME."AND HE HAS THIS WHOLE THING.
  • 00:17:26.201 --> 00:17:26.735
  • AND HE HAS THIS WHOLE THING.IT WAS KIND OF LIKE THE
  • 00:17:26.735 --> 00:17:27.736
  • IT WAS KIND OF LIKE THEBEGINNING OF RAP.
  • 00:17:27.736 --> 00:17:29.204
  • BEGINNING OF RAP.HE WAS KINDA, LIKE, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:17:29.204 --> 00:17:30.372
  • HE WAS KINDA, LIKE, YOU KNOW,GOING THROUGH ALL THIS STUFF.
  • 00:17:30.372 --> 00:17:32.074
  • GOING THROUGH ALL THIS STUFF.AND, I WAS DOING SOMETHING WITH
  • 00:17:32.074 --> 00:17:33.208
  • AND, I WAS DOING SOMETHING WITHMY BOYS, AND, I THINK THAT MY
  • 00:17:33.208 --> 00:17:35.177
  • MY BOYS, AND, I THINK THAT MYBOYS WERE-- THEY WERE MAKING ME
  • 00:17:35.177 --> 00:17:37.813
  • BOYS WERE-- THEY WERE MAKING MEFEEL CRAZY, AND I THINK I--
  • 00:17:37.813 --> 00:17:39.848
  • FEEL CRAZY, AND I THINK I--JOHN CALLED FROM A PREACHING
  • 00:17:39.848 --> 00:17:40.382
  • JOHN CALLED FROM A PREACHINGTRIP, AND I HAD YELLED--
  • 00:17:40.382 --> 00:17:41.083
  • TRIP, AND I HAD YELLED--PUT THE PHONE DOWN AND SAID,
  • 00:17:41.083 --> 00:17:41.884
  • PUT THE PHONE DOWN AND SAID,"I'M GONNA SPANK ALL OF
  • 00:17:41.884 --> 00:17:42.985
  • "I'M GONNA SPANK ALL OFYOU IF YOU AREN'T QUIET!"
  • 00:17:42.985 --> 00:17:45.020
  • YOU IF YOU AREN'T QUIET!"[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:17:45.020 --> 00:17:46.388
  • [LAUGHTER]AND, THEN, I PICKED THE PHONE
  • 00:17:46.388 --> 00:17:47.623
  • AND, THEN, I PICKED THE PHONEBACK UP, AND JOHN SAID, "DID
  • 00:17:47.623 --> 00:17:48.223
  • BACK UP, AND JOHN SAID, "DIDYOU JUST SAY YOU WERE GONNA
  • 00:17:48.223 --> 00:17:48.957
  • YOU JUST SAY YOU WERE GONNASPANK ALL OF THE BOYS?"
  • 00:17:48.957 --> 00:17:51.493
  • SPANK ALL OF THE BOYS?"AND I SAID, "YES, I DID."
  • 00:17:51.493 --> 00:17:52.895
  • AND I SAID, "YES, I DID."AND HE SAID, "ARE YOU GOING TO
  • 00:17:52.895 --> 00:17:54.496
  • AND HE SAID, "ARE YOU GOING TOSPANK ALL THE BOYS?"
  • 00:17:54.496 --> 00:17:56.598
  • SPANK ALL THE BOYS?"AND I SAID, "NO, I'M NOT."
  • 00:17:56.598 --> 00:17:57.633
  • AND I SAID, "NO, I'M NOT."HE SAID, "SO, YOU JUST LIED --
  • 00:17:57.633 --> 00:17:58.534
  • HE SAID, "SO, YOU JUST LIED --YOU JUST LIED TO OUR BOYS."
  • 00:17:58.534 --> 00:17:59.535
  • YOU JUST LIED TO OUR BOYS."AND I'M LIKE, "YOU KNOW, YOU
  • 00:17:59.535 --> 00:18:02.037
  • AND I'M LIKE, "YOU KNOW, YOUDON'T KNOW WHAT IT TAKES TO
  • 00:18:02.037 --> 00:18:03.405
  • DON'T KNOW WHAT IT TAKES TOSURVIVE WITH FOUR BOYS.
  • 00:18:03.405 --> 00:18:04.339
  • SURVIVE WITH FOUR BOYS.AND, SO, I THOUGHT: I DID.
  • 00:18:04.339 --> 00:18:08.076
  • AND, SO, I THOUGHT: I DID.I JUST LIED TO MY KIDS.
  • 00:18:08.076 --> 00:18:08.644
  • I JUST LIED TO MY KIDS.AND SO, I GATHERED MY BOYS.
  • 00:18:08.644 --> 00:18:09.811
  • AND SO, I GATHERED MY BOYS.AND I SAID, "YOU KNOW HOW
  • 00:18:09.811 --> 00:18:11.613
  • AND I SAID, "YOU KNOW HOWMOMMY'S BEEN YELLING?"
  • 00:18:11.613 --> 00:18:12.848
  • MOMMY'S BEEN YELLING?"THEY'RE LIKE, "YES."
  • 00:18:12.848 --> 00:18:14.516
  • THEY'RE LIKE, "YES."I SAID, "DO YOU KNOW HOW
  • 00:18:14.516 --> 00:18:16.218
  • I SAID, "DO YOU KNOW HOWMOMMY'S BEEN THREATENING TO
  • 00:18:16.218 --> 00:18:16.885
  • MOMMY'S BEEN THREATENING TOSPANK EVERYBODY?"
  • 00:18:16.885 --> 00:18:18.120
  • SPANK EVERYBODY?"THEY'RE LIKE, "YES!"
  • 00:18:18.120 --> 00:18:19.988
  • THEY'RE LIKE, "YES!""DO YOU KNOW THAT MOMMY IS NOT
  • 00:18:19.988 --> 00:18:22.658
  • "DO YOU KNOW THAT MOMMY IS NOTTRUSTING GOD WITH YOUR LIVES?"
  • 00:18:22.658 --> 00:18:23.926
  • TRUSTING GOD WITH YOUR LIVES?"AND I SAID, "I'M GOING TO GIVE
  • 00:18:23.926 --> 00:18:26.628
  • AND I SAID, "I'M GOING TO GIVEMY CHILDREN TO GOD."
  • 00:18:26.628 --> 00:18:28.630
  • MY CHILDREN TO GOD."AND I SAID, "I'M GONNA SAY IT
  • 00:18:28.630 --> 00:18:30.065
  • AND I SAID, "I'M GONNA SAY ITONE TIME AND THEN YOU NEED TO
  • 00:18:30.065 --> 00:18:30.699
  • ONE TIME AND THEN YOU NEED TODO IT."
  • 00:18:30.699 --> 00:18:32.067
  • DO IT."AND, OF COURSE, IN MY HEAD, I
  • 00:18:32.067 --> 00:18:33.235
  • AND, OF COURSE, IN MY HEAD, IWAS THINKING: THEY'RE NOT GONNA
  • 00:18:33.235 --> 00:18:34.169
  • WAS THINKING: THEY'RE NOT GONNADO ANYTHING.
  • 00:18:34.169 --> 00:18:35.003
  • DO ANYTHING.THERE'S GONNA BE-- THERE'S
  • 00:18:35.003 --> 00:18:36.638
  • THERE'S GONNA BE-- THERE'SGONNA BE MUTINY.
  • 00:18:36.638 --> 00:18:37.606
  • GONNA BE MUTINY.NOTHING IS EVER GOING TO
  • 00:18:37.606 --> 00:18:38.707
  • NOTHING IS EVER GOING TOHAPPEN.
  • 00:18:38.707 --> 00:18:40.576
  • HAPPEN.BUT WHAT I DID IS I LEARNED
  • 00:18:40.576 --> 00:18:42.511
  • BUT WHAT I DID IS I LEARNEDTHAT CHILDREN NEED OBEDIENCE
  • 00:18:42.511 --> 00:18:45.480
  • THAT CHILDREN NEED OBEDIENCEMODELED.
  • 00:18:45.480 --> 00:18:47.616
  • MODELED.THEY NEED RESPECT MODELED.
  • 00:18:47.616 --> 00:18:48.951
  • THEY NEED RESPECT MODELED.THAT MEANT THAT I SAID, "OKAY,
  • 00:18:48.951 --> 00:18:50.552
  • THAT MEANT THAT I SAID, "OKAY,IF I SAY, 'EVERYBODY CLEAN UP
  • 00:18:50.552 --> 00:18:52.821
  • IF I SAY, 'EVERYBODY CLEAN UPTHE PLAYROOM," AND YOU'RE
  • 00:18:52.821 --> 00:18:54.456
  • THE PLAYROOM," AND YOU'REWATCHING 'VEGGIETALES' AND
  • 00:18:54.456 --> 00:18:55.824
  • WATCHING 'VEGGIETALES' ANDYOU'RE THINKING, 'I WILL, WHEN
  • 00:18:55.824 --> 00:18:58.460
  • YOU'RE THINKING, 'I WILL, WHENTHIS SILLY SONG IS OVER,' AND
  • 00:18:58.460 --> 00:18:59.328
  • THIS SILLY SONG IS OVER,' ANDTHEN I COME BACK IN AND YOU'RE
  • 00:18:59.328 --> 00:19:00.128
  • THEN I COME BACK IN AND YOU'REJUST SITTING THERE, WHAT IS
  • 00:19:00.128 --> 00:19:01.029
  • JUST SITTING THERE, WHAT ISMOMMY GONNA THINK?
  • 00:19:01.029 --> 00:19:01.897
  • MOMMY GONNA THINK?IS MOMMY GONNA THINK YOU'RE
  • 00:19:01.897 --> 00:19:03.865
  • IS MOMMY GONNA THINK YOU'REBEING OBEDIENT?'"
  • 00:19:03.865 --> 00:19:05.300
  • BEING OBEDIENT?'"AND THEY SAID, "NO."
  • 00:19:05.300 --> 00:19:08.003
  • AND THEY SAID, "NO."AND SO, I SAID, "SO, OBEDIENCE"
  • 00:19:08.003 --> 00:19:08.837
  • AND SO, I SAID, "SO, OBEDIENCE"-- AND I THINK I BORROWED THIS
  • 00:19:08.837 --> 00:19:10.872
  • -- AND I THINK I BORROWED THISFROM BUNNY WILSON -- "IS
  • 00:19:10.872 --> 00:19:11.540
  • FROM BUNNY WILSON -- "ISRIGHT AWAY, ALL THE WAY, AND IN
  • 00:19:11.540 --> 00:19:14.276
  • RIGHT AWAY, ALL THE WAY, AND INA HAPPY WAY."
  • 00:19:14.276 --> 00:19:14.843
  • A HAPPY WAY."JENN, YOU POSTED THE-- THE
  • 00:19:14.843 --> 00:19:16.378
  • JENN, YOU POSTED THE-- THESCRIPTURE: DO EVERYTHING
  • 00:19:16.378 --> 00:19:17.112
  • SCRIPTURE: DO EVERYTHINGWITHOUT COMPLAINING.
  • 00:19:17.112 --> 00:19:18.447
  • WITHOUT COMPLAINING.I USED TO SING THAT TO MY KIDS.
  • 00:19:18.447 --> 00:19:20.582
  • I USED TO SING THAT TO MY KIDS.IF I EVEN START TO SING THAT A
  • 00:19:20.582 --> 00:19:21.750
  • IF I EVEN START TO SING THAT ALITTLE BIT, MY KIDS FREAK OUT.
  • 00:19:21.750 --> 00:19:24.386
  • LITTLE BIT, MY KIDS FREAK OUT.THEY WOULD DOGPILE ME.
  • 00:19:24.386 --> 00:19:25.187
  • THEY WOULD DOGPILE ME.I WOULD JUST SAY, "DO
  • 00:19:25.187 --> 00:19:25.854
  • I WOULD JUST SAY, "DOEVERYTHING WITHOUT COMPLAINING,
  • 00:19:25.854 --> 00:19:26.822
  • EVERYTHING WITHOUT COMPLAINING,DO EVERYTHING WITHOUT ARGUING
  • 00:19:26.822 --> 00:19:29.524
  • DO EVERYTHING WITHOUT ARGUINGTHAT YOU MIGHT BECOME BLAMELESS
  • 00:19:29.524 --> 00:19:32.961
  • THAT YOU MIGHT BECOME BLAMELESSAND PURE CHILDREN OF GOD.
  • 00:19:32.961 --> 00:19:34.396
  • AND PURE CHILDREN OF GOD.AND SO, MODELING THAT -- WHEN I
  • 00:19:34.396 --> 00:19:35.964
  • AND SO, MODELING THAT -- WHEN ICOMPLAINED, THEY CALLED ME ON
  • 00:19:35.964 --> 00:19:37.199
  • COMPLAINED, THEY CALLED ME ONIT.
  • 00:19:37.199 --> 00:19:38.734
  • IT.WHEN I WAS DISRESPECTFUL WITH
  • 00:19:38.734 --> 00:19:40.202
  • WHEN I WAS DISRESPECTFUL WITHMY HUSBAND, THEY LOOKED AT ME
  • 00:19:40.202 --> 00:19:41.436
  • MY HUSBAND, THEY LOOKED AT MELIKE: MM...MAMA, I DON'T THINK
  • 00:19:41.436 --> 00:19:44.940
  • LIKE: MM...MAMA, I DON'T THINKTHAT'S A GOOD THING TO DO.
  • 00:19:44.940 --> 00:19:45.707
  • THAT'S A GOOD THING TO DO.AND I HAD TO HUMBLE MYSELF A
  • 00:19:45.707 --> 00:19:46.775
  • AND I HAD TO HUMBLE MYSELF ALOT IN FRONT OF MY CHILDREN.
  • 00:19:46.775 --> 00:19:47.976
  • LOT IN FRONT OF MY CHILDREN.I HAD TO EXCUSE MYSELF FROM THE
  • 00:19:47.976 --> 00:19:49.278
  • I HAD TO EXCUSE MYSELF FROM THETABLE.
  • 00:19:49.278 --> 00:19:50.145
  • TABLE.LAURIE, I KNOW YOU UNDERSTAND
  • 00:19:50.145 --> 00:19:52.581
  • LAURIE, I KNOW YOU UNDERSTANDTHIS -- WHEN YOU ARE THE ONLY
  • 00:19:52.581 --> 00:19:54.016
  • THIS -- WHEN YOU ARE THE ONLYFEMALE IN THE HOUSE, AND YOU'RE
  • 00:19:54.016 --> 00:19:55.484
  • FEMALE IN THE HOUSE, AND YOU'REHAVING A MELTDOWN, AND ALL THE
  • 00:19:55.484 --> 00:19:56.285
  • HAVING A MELTDOWN, AND ALL THEGUYS ARE JUST LOOKING AT YOU,
  • 00:19:56.285 --> 00:19:57.319
  • GUYS ARE JUST LOOKING AT YOU,LIKE: WHAT'S-- WHAT'S WRONG
  • 00:19:57.319 --> 00:19:59.054
  • LIKE: WHAT'S-- WHAT'S WRONGHERE?
  • 00:19:59.054 --> 00:19:59.855
  • HERE?[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:19:59.855 --> 00:20:00.355
  • [LAUGHTER]YOU HAVE TO JUST LEAVE--
  • 00:20:00.355 --> 00:20:01.189
  • YOU HAVE TO JUST LEAVE--- LAURIE: "WHAT'S UP?"
  • 00:20:01.189 --> 00:20:01.923
  • - LAURIE: "WHAT'S UP?"- LISA BEVERE: --AND COME BACK
  • 00:20:01.923 --> 00:20:02.624
  • - LISA BEVERE: --AND COME BACKAND SAY: "I'M SORRY.
  • 00:20:02.624 --> 00:20:04.926
  • AND SAY: "I'M SORRY.THAT WAS A MOMENT."
  • 00:20:04.926 --> 00:20:06.895
  • THAT WAS A MOMENT."SO, WHEN WE ARE PEOPLE THAT ARE
  • 00:20:06.895 --> 00:20:09.331
  • SO, WHEN WE ARE PEOPLE THAT AREQUICK TO REPENT, I'VE HAD MY
  • 00:20:09.331 --> 00:20:12.200
  • QUICK TO REPENT, I'VE HAD MYCHILDREN SAY THAT THEY FELT
  • 00:20:12.200 --> 00:20:13.201
  • CHILDREN SAY THAT THEY FELTSAFE BECAUSE JOHN AND I WERE
  • 00:20:13.201 --> 00:20:14.770
  • SAFE BECAUSE JOHN AND I WEREVULNERABLE AND QUICK TO
  • 00:20:14.770 --> 00:20:17.339
  • VULNERABLE AND QUICK TOREPENT.
  • 00:20:17.339 --> 00:20:17.839
  • REPENT.SO, I THINK MODELING A
  • 00:20:17.839 --> 00:20:19.675
  • SO, I THINK MODELING AWORLD-CHANGING DYNAMIC IS
  • 00:20:19.675 --> 00:20:21.009
  • WORLD-CHANGING DYNAMIC ISMODELING REPENTANCE,
  • 00:20:21.009 --> 00:20:23.078
  • MODELING REPENTANCE,VULNERABILITY, AND DEPENDENCE
  • 00:20:23.078 --> 00:20:25.380
  • VULNERABILITY, AND DEPENDENCEON GOD.
  • 00:20:25.380 --> 00:20:26.715
  • ON GOD.- JENN: (LAUGHING) YES.
  • 00:20:26.715 --> 00:20:28.083
  • - JENN: (LAUGHING) YES.UGH. MOMMY NEEDS A TIME-OUT.
  • 00:20:28.083 --> 00:20:29.217
  • UGH. MOMMY NEEDS A TIME-OUT.MAYBE FIVE.
  • 00:20:29.217 --> 00:20:31.353
  • MAYBE FIVE.[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:20:31.353 --> 00:20:33.055
  • [LAUGHTER]I'LL TAKE ALL THE TIME-OUTS I
  • 00:20:33.055 --> 00:20:34.156
  • I'LL TAKE ALL THE TIME-OUTS ICAN GET.
  • 00:20:34.156 --> 00:20:35.891
  • CAN GET.IT IS.
  • 00:20:35.891 --> 00:20:36.558
  • IT IS.IT'S...IT'S JUST SO DIFFICULT,
  • 00:20:36.558 --> 00:20:37.859
  • IT'S...IT'S JUST SO DIFFICULT,YOU KNOW, TO RAISE KIDS.
  • 00:20:37.859 --> 00:20:38.593
  • YOU KNOW, TO RAISE KIDS.IT'S NOT EASY.
  • 00:20:38.593 --> 00:20:39.795
  • IT'S NOT EASY.BUT, I'M-- I'M VERY THANKFUL
  • 00:20:39.795 --> 00:20:40.329
  • BUT, I'M-- I'M VERY THANKFULFOR THE HOLY SPIRIT...
  • 00:20:40.329 --> 00:20:41.563
  • FOR THE HOLY SPIRIT...(LAUGHS)...WHO HELPS US.
  • 00:20:41.563 --> 00:20:43.932
  • (LAUGHS)...WHO HELPS US.UM, I THINK, WITH-- WITH US AND
  • 00:20:43.932 --> 00:20:46.735
  • UM, I THINK, WITH-- WITH US ANDOUR FAMILY AND THE KIDS, EVEN
  • 00:20:46.735 --> 00:20:48.704
  • OUR FAMILY AND THE KIDS, EVENJUST WITH, LIKE, THE WILD...UM,
  • 00:20:48.704 --> 00:20:49.604
  • JUST WITH, LIKE, THE WILD...UM,EVERYBODY'S KINDA GOT THEIR
  • 00:20:49.604 --> 00:20:50.906
  • EVERYBODY'S KINDA GOT THEIRTHING AND FIGHTING FOR, UM,
  • 00:20:50.906 --> 00:20:51.940
  • THING AND FIGHTING FOR, UM,MAKING SURE EVERYONE STAYS
  • 00:20:51.940 --> 00:20:53.308
  • MAKING SURE EVERYONE STAYSCONNECTED.
  • 00:20:53.308 --> 00:20:55.143
  • CONNECTED.AND-- AND, YOU KNOW, WITH
  • 00:20:55.143 --> 00:20:56.511
  • AND-- AND, YOU KNOW, WITHHAVING TWO TINY BABIES -- WE
  • 00:20:56.511 --> 00:20:58.680
  • HAVING TWO TINY BABIES -- WEHAVE A 4-MONTH-OLD AND A
  • 00:20:58.680 --> 00:20:59.681
  • HAVE A 4-MONTH-OLD AND A3-YEAR-OLD -- THEY KIND OF GET
  • 00:20:59.681 --> 00:21:02.384
  • 3-YEAR-OLD -- THEY KIND OF GETALL OF OUR ATTENTION BECAUSE
  • 00:21:02.384 --> 00:21:05.020
  • ALL OF OUR ATTENTION BECAUSETHEY'RE LOUD AND SO CUTE.
  • 00:21:05.020 --> 00:21:06.388
  • THEY'RE LOUD AND SO CUTE.BUT, UM, I THINK FOR-- FOR MOMS
  • 00:21:06.388 --> 00:21:07.022
  • BUT, UM, I THINK FOR-- FOR MOMSEVERYWHERE, JUST GIVE YOURSELF
  • 00:21:07.022 --> 00:21:09.324
  • EVERYWHERE, JUST GIVE YOURSELFGRACE AND KNOW THAT YOU DON'T
  • 00:21:09.324 --> 00:21:10.625
  • GRACE AND KNOW THAT YOU DON'THAVE TO HAVE ALL THE ANSWERS.
  • 00:21:10.625 --> 00:21:12.127
  • HAVE TO HAVE ALL THE ANSWERS.AND YOU NEED HELP, AS A
  • 00:21:12.127 --> 00:21:13.795
  • AND YOU NEED HELP, AS AMOM -- NOT ONLY FROM GOD, BUT
  • 00:21:13.795 --> 00:21:16.131
  • MOM -- NOT ONLY FROM GOD, BUTFROM OTHER GODMOTHERS, LIKE
  • 00:21:16.131 --> 00:21:17.499
  • FROM OTHER GODMOTHERS, LIKELISA BEVERE, YOU KNOW.
  • 00:21:17.499 --> 00:21:18.567
  • LISA BEVERE, YOU KNOW.YOU SHOULD WRITE A BOOK ABOUT
  • 00:21:18.567 --> 00:21:19.000
  • YOU SHOULD WRITE A BOOK ABOUTIT.
  • 00:21:19.000 --> 00:21:20.736
  • IT.UM, BUT, I MEAN, FOR ME, YOU
  • 00:21:20.736 --> 00:21:22.337
  • UM, BUT, I MEAN, FOR ME, YOUKNOW, LAURIE-- LAURIE CROUCH
  • 00:21:22.337 --> 00:21:24.573
  • KNOW, LAURIE-- LAURIE CROUCHHAS BEEN SUCH AN AMAZING FRIEND
  • 00:21:24.573 --> 00:21:25.741
  • HAS BEEN SUCH AN AMAZING FRIENDTO ME, BUT SHE'S REALLY BEEN
  • 00:21:25.741 --> 00:21:26.441
  • TO ME, BUT SHE'S REALLY BEENLIKE A MOM TO ME.
  • 00:21:26.441 --> 00:21:27.709
  • LIKE A MOM TO ME.MY MOM'S AMAZING, BUT, YOU
  • 00:21:27.709 --> 00:21:29.378
  • MY MOM'S AMAZING, BUT, YOUKNOW, MOTHERS, AND EVEN LISA
  • 00:21:29.378 --> 00:21:31.980
  • KNOW, MOTHERS, AND EVEN LISAHARPER AND I FORGET THAT WE
  • 00:21:31.980 --> 00:21:34.049
  • HARPER AND I FORGET THAT WEHAVE AN AGE GAP, BECAUSE SHE'S
  • 00:21:34.049 --> 00:21:35.384
  • HAVE AN AGE GAP, BECAUSE SHE'SJUST ONE OF MY DEAREST FRIENDS.
  • 00:21:35.384 --> 00:21:36.618
  • JUST ONE OF MY DEAREST FRIENDS.AND-- SO, STEPH, GIVE ME FIVE
  • 00:21:36.618 --> 00:21:37.519
  • AND-- SO, STEPH, GIVE ME FIVEMINUTES AND WE'LL BE BESTIES,
  • 00:21:37.519 --> 00:21:38.153
  • MINUTES AND WE'LL BE BESTIES,TOO.
  • 00:21:38.153 --> 00:21:39.321
  • TOO.UM, I'M SO GLAD THAT WE'RE
  • 00:21:39.321 --> 00:21:40.522
  • UM, I'M SO GLAD THAT WE'REACTUALLY GETTING TO MEET,
  • 00:21:40.522 --> 00:21:42.023
  • ACTUALLY GETTING TO MEET,REALLY, FOR THE FIRST TIME.
  • 00:21:42.023 --> 00:21:42.724
  • REALLY, FOR THE FIRST TIME.I JUST ADORE YOU AND I LOVE--
  • 00:21:42.724 --> 00:21:43.492
  • I JUST ADORE YOU AND I LOVE--I LOVE SARAH -- AND, OH! --
  • 00:21:43.492 --> 00:21:44.526
  • I LOVE SARAH -- AND, OH! --IT'S JUST FROM THE
  • 00:21:44.526 --> 00:21:46.528
  • IT'S JUST FROM THEPOTTER'S HOUSE.
  • 00:21:46.528 --> 00:21:47.329
  • POTTER'S HOUSE.BUT, UM...YOU KNOW, I THINK WE
  • 00:21:47.329 --> 00:21:47.729
  • BUT, UM...YOU KNOW, I THINK WENEED EACH OTHER --
  • 00:21:47.729 --> 00:21:48.163
  • NEED EACH OTHER --WE REALLY DO.
  • 00:21:48.163 --> 00:21:50.632
  • WE REALLY DO.AS WOMEN, UM, WE ARE WITH EACH
  • 00:21:50.632 --> 00:21:51.733
  • AS WOMEN, UM, WE ARE WITH EACHOTHER AND WE GET STRENGTHENED
  • 00:21:51.733 --> 00:21:55.137
  • OTHER AND WE GET STRENGTHENEDAND-- IRON SHARPENS IRON,
  • 00:21:55.137 --> 00:21:55.804
  • AND-- IRON SHARPENS IRON,WITH EACH OTHER.
  • 00:21:55.804 --> 00:21:57.139
  • WITH EACH OTHER.DON'T FEEL LIKE YOU HAVE TO,
  • 00:21:57.139 --> 00:21:58.774
  • DON'T FEEL LIKE YOU HAVE TO,UM...HAVE IT ALL OR BE IT ALL.
  • 00:21:58.774 --> 00:22:00.008
  • UM...HAVE IT ALL OR BE IT ALL.REACH OUT FOR HELP, YOU KNOW.
  • 00:22:00.008 --> 00:22:01.109
  • REACH OUT FOR HELP, YOU KNOW.REACH OUT.
  • 00:22:01.109 --> 00:22:03.345
  • REACH OUT.DON'T BE THIS TIRED, CRAZY MOM.
  • 00:22:03.345 --> 00:22:04.846
  • DON'T BE THIS TIRED, CRAZY MOM.IF YOU NEED A GOOD NIGHT'S
  • 00:22:04.846 --> 00:22:06.214
  • IF YOU NEED A GOOD NIGHT'SSLEEP, CALL A FRIEND AND BE
  • 00:22:06.214 --> 00:22:07.749
  • SLEEP, CALL A FRIEND AND BELIKE, "COME HELP WATCH MY KIDS
  • 00:22:07.749 --> 00:22:08.450
  • LIKE, "COME HELP WATCH MY KIDSSO I CAN JUST SLEEP TONIGHT,"
  • 00:22:08.450 --> 00:22:10.018
  • SO I CAN JUST SLEEP TONIGHT,"YOU KNOW.
  • 00:22:10.018 --> 00:22:11.420
  • YOU KNOW.DON'T TRY TO BE SUPERWOMAN.
  • 00:22:11.420 --> 00:22:12.220
  • DON'T TRY TO BE SUPERWOMAN.WE ALL NEED HELP.
  • 00:22:12.220 --> 00:22:13.388
  • WE ALL NEED HELP.AND, THERE ARE PEOPLE TO HELP
  • 00:22:13.388 --> 00:22:14.589
  • AND, THERE ARE PEOPLE TO HELPUS.
  • 00:22:14.589 --> 00:22:16.124
  • US.BUT, THE OTHER THING THAT I WAS
  • 00:22:16.124 --> 00:22:17.626
  • BUT, THE OTHER THING THAT I WASGONNA MENTION WAS, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:22:17.626 --> 00:22:18.226
  • GONNA MENTION WAS, YOU KNOW,WHAT LAURIE SAID.
  • 00:22:18.226 --> 00:22:19.361
  • WHAT LAURIE SAID.YOU KNOW, YOU DON'T HAVE TO
  • 00:22:19.361 --> 00:22:21.930
  • YOU KNOW, YOU DON'T HAVE TOEVEN HAVE NATURAL CHILDREN TO
  • 00:22:21.930 --> 00:22:22.531
  • EVEN HAVE NATURAL CHILDREN TOBE SUCH A GIFT OF HAVING THAT
  • 00:22:22.531 --> 00:22:23.965
  • BE SUCH A GIFT OF HAVING THATMOTHER'S HEART FOR PEOPLE.
  • 00:22:23.965 --> 00:22:24.599
  • MOTHER'S HEART FOR PEOPLE.GOD'S GONNA LAY PEOPLE ON YOUR
  • 00:22:24.599 --> 00:22:26.034
  • GOD'S GONNA LAY PEOPLE ON YOURHEARTS.
  • 00:22:26.034 --> 00:22:27.769
  • HEARTS.AND, IF HE DOES, REACH OUT AND
  • 00:22:27.769 --> 00:22:28.570
  • AND, IF HE DOES, REACH OUT ANDTEXT THEM.
  • 00:22:28.570 --> 00:22:29.571
  • TEXT THEM.MAYBE YOU'RE THINKING ABOUT
  • 00:22:29.571 --> 00:22:31.606
  • MAYBE YOU'RE THINKING ABOUTSOMEBODY AND YOU DON'T KNOW WHY
  • 00:22:31.606 --> 00:22:32.808
  • SOMEBODY AND YOU DON'T KNOW WHY-- JUST REACH OUT AND SAY,
  • 00:22:32.808 --> 00:22:33.408
  • -- JUST REACH OUT AND SAY,"HEY, I LOVE YOU AND THINKING
  • 00:22:33.408 --> 00:22:33.942
  • "HEY, I LOVE YOU AND THINKINGABOUT YOU."
  • 00:22:33.942 --> 00:22:35.677
  • ABOUT YOU."WE NEVER KNOW WHERE OUR
  • 00:22:35.677 --> 00:22:36.845
  • WE NEVER KNOW WHERE OURENCOURAGEMENT GOES AND HOW IT
  • 00:22:36.845 --> 00:22:37.846
  • ENCOURAGEMENT GOES AND HOW ITCAN LITERALLY SAVE SOMEONE'S
  • 00:22:37.846 --> 00:22:38.647
  • CAN LITERALLY SAVE SOMEONE'SLIFE.
  • 00:22:38.647 --> 00:22:39.948
  • LIFE.AND-- AND, SO, WHEN GOD LAYS
  • 00:22:39.948 --> 00:22:42.017
  • AND-- AND, SO, WHEN GOD LAYSSOMEONE ON YOUR HEART, JUST
  • 00:22:42.017 --> 00:22:43.218
  • SOMEONE ON YOUR HEART, JUSTREACH OUT TO 'EM, TALK TO 'EM,
  • 00:22:43.218 --> 00:22:44.686
  • REACH OUT TO 'EM, TALK TO 'EM,UM, GIVE 'EM A SCRIPTURE,
  • 00:22:44.686 --> 00:22:45.587
  • UM, GIVE 'EM A SCRIPTURE,MAYBE, THAT YOU'RE THINKING AND
  • 00:22:45.587 --> 00:22:46.721
  • MAYBE, THAT YOU'RE THINKING ANDPRAYING ABOUT OVER THEM.
  • 00:22:46.721 --> 00:22:48.890
  • PRAYING ABOUT OVER THEM.'CAUSE WE CAN'T TAKE THAT, UH,
  • 00:22:48.890 --> 00:22:49.391
  • 'CAUSE WE CAN'T TAKE THAT, UH,LIGHTLY.
  • 00:22:49.391 --> 00:22:50.792
  • LIGHTLY.WE NEED TO LEAN IN AND LISTEN
  • 00:22:50.792 --> 00:22:53.361
  • WE NEED TO LEAN IN AND LISTENTO WHAT THE HOLY SPIRIT'S
  • 00:22:53.361 --> 00:22:53.962
  • TO WHAT THE HOLY SPIRIT'SSAYING OVER PEOPLE, AND THEN
  • 00:22:53.962 --> 00:22:55.096
  • SAYING OVER PEOPLE, AND THENTAKE THAT MOTHER'S HEART AND--
  • 00:22:55.096 --> 00:22:55.797
  • TAKE THAT MOTHER'S HEART AND--AND REACH OUT AND CONNECT WITH
  • 00:22:55.797 --> 00:22:56.331
  • AND REACH OUT AND CONNECT WITHPEOPLE.
  • 00:22:56.331 --> 00:22:57.199
  • PEOPLE.- LISA BEVERE: I LOVE THAT.
  • 00:22:57.199 --> 00:22:58.433
  • - LISA BEVERE: I LOVE THAT.YOU KNOW, I THINK THAT A MOTHER
  • 00:22:58.433 --> 00:23:00.135
  • YOU KNOW, I THINK THAT A MOTHERALWAYS WANTS MORE FOR HER
  • 00:23:00.135 --> 00:23:02.404
  • ALWAYS WANTS MORE FOR HERCHILDREN THAN SHE'S EXPERIENCED
  • 00:23:02.404 --> 00:23:03.505
  • CHILDREN THAN SHE'S EXPERIENCEDHERSELF.
  • 00:23:03.505 --> 00:23:05.106
  • HERSELF.I THINK WE HEAR A LOT ABOUT
  • 00:23:05.106 --> 00:23:05.907
  • I THINK WE HEAR A LOT ABOUTMENTORING.
  • 00:23:05.907 --> 00:23:07.542
  • MENTORING.WE HEAR ABOUT, "OH, I WANT TO
  • 00:23:07.542 --> 00:23:08.410
  • WE HEAR ABOUT, "OH, I WANT TOBE MENTORED."
  • 00:23:08.410 --> 00:23:10.345
  • BE MENTORED."BUT A MENTOR TENDS TO REPRODUCE
  • 00:23:10.345 --> 00:23:10.812
  • BUT A MENTOR TENDS TO REPRODUCETHEMSELVES.
  • 00:23:10.812 --> 00:23:12.547
  • THEMSELVES.I'M JUST GONNA BE HONEST WITH
  • 00:23:12.547 --> 00:23:13.982
  • I'M JUST GONNA BE HONEST WITHYOU: I DID NOT WANT TO
  • 00:23:13.982 --> 00:23:15.050
  • YOU: I DID NOT WANT TOREPRODUCE MYSELF IN MY
  • 00:23:15.050 --> 00:23:17.319
  • REPRODUCE MYSELF IN MYCHILDREN.
  • 00:23:17.319 --> 00:23:20.088
  • CHILDREN.UH, WHEN-- WHEN LISA HARPER WAS
  • 00:23:20.088 --> 00:23:21.189
  • UH, WHEN-- WHEN LISA HARPER WASPUNCHING THAT MOOSE, SHE WAS
  • 00:23:21.189 --> 00:23:22.157
  • PUNCHING THAT MOOSE, SHE WASLIKE: UNH-UNH, WE ARE NOT GONNA
  • 00:23:22.157 --> 00:23:22.791
  • LIKE: UNH-UNH, WE ARE NOT GONNAHAVE THAT KIND OF NONSENSE IN
  • 00:23:22.791 --> 00:23:28.597
  • HAVE THAT KIND OF NONSENSE INTHIS HOUSE.
  • 00:23:28.597 --> 00:23:29.130
  • THIS HOUSE.SHE WANTED MORE FOR HER
  • 00:23:29.130 --> 00:23:30.398
  • SHE WANTED MORE FOR HERDAUGHTER.
  • 00:23:30.398 --> 00:23:31.399
  • DAUGHTER.SHE DIDN'T WANT HER DAUGHTER,
  • 00:23:31.399 --> 00:23:31.933
  • SHE DIDN'T WANT HER DAUGHTER,IN-- IN TIGHTS, SITTING
  • 00:23:31.933 --> 00:23:32.634
  • IN-- IN TIGHTS, SITTINGQUIETLY.
  • 00:23:32.634 --> 00:23:33.201
  • QUIETLY.AND I DON'T KNOW WHAT YOUR
  • 00:23:33.201 --> 00:23:34.102
  • AND I DON'T KNOW WHAT YOUREXPERIENCE HAS BEEN.
  • 00:23:34.102 --> 00:23:35.537
  • EXPERIENCE HAS BEEN.I DON'T KNOW IF-- IF YOU'RE
  • 00:23:35.537 --> 00:23:36.771
  • I DON'T KNOW IF-- IF YOU'RESAYING, "NOBODY'S EVER POURED
  • 00:23:36.771 --> 00:23:38.707
  • SAYING, "NOBODY'S EVER POUREDINTO ME," BUT I'M GONNA SAY
  • 00:23:38.707 --> 00:23:39.374
  • INTO ME," BUT I'M GONNA SAYSOMETHING: GOD WILL OFTEN ASK
  • 00:23:39.374 --> 00:23:40.942
  • SOMETHING: GOD WILL OFTEN ASKYOU AND I TO POUR OUT OF OUR
  • 00:23:40.942 --> 00:23:46.114
  • YOU AND I TO POUR OUT OF OURBROKENNESS.
  • 00:23:46.114 --> 00:23:46.948
  • BROKENNESS.AND SO, I DIDN'T KNOW HOW TO BE
  • 00:23:46.948 --> 00:23:48.416
  • AND SO, I DIDN'T KNOW HOW TO BEA GOOD MOTHER BECAUSE I HADN'T
  • 00:23:48.416 --> 00:23:50.318
  • A GOOD MOTHER BECAUSE I HADN'THAD A MOTHER, BUT GOD ACTUALLY
  • 00:23:50.318 --> 00:23:51.686
  • HAD A MOTHER, BUT GOD ACTUALLYCHARGED ME TO WRITE IT
  • 00:23:51.686 --> 00:23:53.321
  • CHARGED ME TO WRITE ITBACKWARDS.
  • 00:23:53.321 --> 00:23:54.055
  • BACKWARDS.HE SAID: WHAT DO YOU WISH
  • 00:23:54.055 --> 00:23:55.357
  • HE SAID: WHAT DO YOU WISHANOTHER WOMAN WOULD HAVE BEEN
  • 00:23:55.357 --> 00:23:57.158
  • ANOTHER WOMAN WOULD HAVE BEENTO YOU?
  • 00:23:57.158 --> 00:23:57.893
  • TO YOU?SOME OF YOU SAY: WELL, THAT'S
  • 00:23:57.893 --> 00:23:58.860
  • SOME OF YOU SAY: WELL, THAT'SMY EXCUSE.
  • 00:23:58.860 --> 00:23:59.861
  • MY EXCUSE.I DON'T WANNA LET GO OF THAT
  • 00:23:59.861 --> 00:24:01.663
  • I DON'T WANNA LET GO OF THATEXCUSE, BECAUSE IF I LET GO OF
  • 00:24:01.663 --> 00:24:03.031
  • EXCUSE, BECAUSE IF I LET GO OFTHAT EXCUSE, THEN I'M GONNA
  • 00:24:03.031 --> 00:24:04.699
  • THAT EXCUSE, THEN I'M GONNAHAVE TO TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR
  • 00:24:04.699 --> 00:24:05.934
  • HAVE TO TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FORMY ACTIONS.
  • 00:24:05.934 --> 00:24:08.336
  • MY ACTIONS.LISTEN: I NEED YOU TO TAKE
  • 00:24:08.336 --> 00:24:09.004
  • LISTEN: I NEED YOU TO TAKERESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR
  • 00:24:09.004 --> 00:24:10.805
  • RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOURACTIONS.
  • 00:24:10.805 --> 00:24:12.140
  • ACTIONS.WE NEED YOU TO PROPHESY OVER
  • 00:24:12.140 --> 00:24:15.510
  • WE NEED YOU TO PROPHESY OVERTHE NEXT GENERATION, RATHER
  • 00:24:15.510 --> 00:24:16.611
  • THE NEXT GENERATION, RATHERTHAN CRITICIZE THEM.
  • 00:24:16.611 --> 00:24:17.212
  • THAN CRITICIZE THEM.WE NEED YOU TO POSITION THEM
  • 00:24:17.212 --> 00:24:19.047
  • WE NEED YOU TO POSITION THEMWELL, RATHER THAN PUSH THEM
  • 00:24:19.047 --> 00:24:19.614
  • WELL, RATHER THAN PUSH THEMASIDE.
  • 00:24:19.614 --> 00:24:22.083
  • ASIDE.SO, IN THE NAME OF JESUS,
  • 00:24:22.083 --> 00:24:23.351
  • SO, IN THE NAME OF JESUS,FATHER, I PRAY OVER EVERY
  • 00:24:23.351 --> 00:24:25.587
  • FATHER, I PRAY OVER EVERYMOTHER, EVERY FATHER THAT SAYS,
  • 00:24:25.587 --> 00:24:28.590
  • MOTHER, EVERY FATHER THAT SAYS,"I HAVE A SPIRITUAL LEGACY."
  • 00:24:28.590 --> 00:24:29.824
  • "I HAVE A SPIRITUAL LEGACY."WHETHER IT IS NATURAL CHILDREN
  • 00:24:29.824 --> 00:24:31.359
  • WHETHER IT IS NATURAL CHILDRENOR SPIRITUAL CHILDREN, FATHER,
  • 00:24:31.359 --> 00:24:33.028
  • OR SPIRITUAL CHILDREN, FATHER,I ASK THAT YOU WOULD ANOINT
  • 00:24:33.028 --> 00:24:34.996
  • I ASK THAT YOU WOULD ANOINTTHEM TO PROPHESY OVER THEIR
  • 00:24:34.996 --> 00:24:36.398
  • THEM TO PROPHESY OVER THEIRCHILDREN, THAT THEY WOULD SPEAK
  • 00:24:36.398 --> 00:24:38.433
  • CHILDREN, THAT THEY WOULD SPEAKDESTINY, THEY WOULD SPEAK
  • 00:24:38.433 --> 00:24:40.268
  • DESTINY, THEY WOULD SPEAKIDENTITY, THAT THEY WOULD HELP
  • 00:24:40.268 --> 00:24:42.337
  • IDENTITY, THAT THEY WOULD HELPTHEIR CHILDREN EDIT WHAT THE
  • 00:24:42.337 --> 00:24:44.272
  • THEIR CHILDREN EDIT WHAT THEWORLD IS SAYING OVER THEM --
  • 00:24:44.272 --> 00:24:45.206
  • WORLD IS SAYING OVER THEM --THE THINGS THAT WOULD LIMIT,
  • 00:24:45.206 --> 00:24:46.408
  • THE THINGS THAT WOULD LIMIT,THE THINGS THAT WOULD
  • 00:24:46.408 --> 00:24:47.709
  • THE THINGS THAT WOULDDECONSTRUCT THEM.
  • 00:24:47.709 --> 00:24:50.145
  • DECONSTRUCT THEM.FATHER, I THANK YOU THAT YOU
  • 00:24:50.145 --> 00:24:51.446
  • FATHER, I THANK YOU THAT YOUWOULD GIVE THOSE MOTHERS
  • 00:24:51.446 --> 00:24:53.181
  • WOULD GIVE THOSE MOTHERSINSIGHT, EVEN AS THEY PRAY OVER
  • 00:24:53.181 --> 00:24:54.749
  • INSIGHT, EVEN AS THEY PRAY OVERTHEIR CHILDREN WHILE THEIR
  • 00:24:54.749 --> 00:24:56.952
  • THEIR CHILDREN WHILE THEIRCHILDREN ARE ASLEEP AT NIGHT,
  • 00:24:56.952 --> 00:24:58.954
  • CHILDREN ARE ASLEEP AT NIGHT,THAT THEY BE ABLE TO WASH AWAY
  • 00:24:58.954 --> 00:25:01.389
  • THAT THEY BE ABLE TO WASH AWAYTHE SHAME AND PAIN OF THAT DAY,
  • 00:25:01.389 --> 00:25:03.224
  • THE SHAME AND PAIN OF THAT DAY,AND THEIR KIDS WOULD EXPERIENCE
  • 00:25:03.224 --> 00:25:05.694
  • AND THEIR KIDS WOULD EXPERIENCETHE MERCY AND THE LOVE OF GOD.
  • 00:25:05.694 --> 00:25:07.062
  • THE MERCY AND THE LOVE OF GOD.FATHER, WE CAN'T DO IT IN OUR
  • 00:25:07.062 --> 00:25:08.029
  • FATHER, WE CAN'T DO IT IN OUROWN STRENGTH.
  • 00:25:08.029 --> 00:25:11.466
  • OWN STRENGTH.WE CAN'T BE MOTHERS AFTER YOUR
  • 00:25:11.466 --> 00:25:13.868
  • WE CAN'T BE MOTHERS AFTER YOURHEART WITHOUT YOUR INVOLVEMENT.
  • 00:25:13.868 --> 00:25:14.536
  • HEART WITHOUT YOUR INVOLVEMENT.SO, WE GIVE IT ALL BACK TO YOU.
  • 00:25:14.536 --> 00:25:16.471
  • SO, WE GIVE IT ALL BACK TO YOU.FORGIVE US FOR THE TIMES WE'VE
  • 00:25:16.471 --> 00:25:17.405
  • FORGIVE US FOR THE TIMES WE'VETHREATENED AND LIED.
  • 00:25:17.405 --> 00:25:18.740
  • THREATENED AND LIED.FATHER, WE'RE GONNA BE
  • 00:25:18.740 --> 00:25:20.175
  • FATHER, WE'RE GONNA BECONSISTENT AND WE ARE GOING TO
  • 00:25:20.175 --> 00:25:22.510
  • CONSISTENT AND WE ARE GOING TOMODEL OBEDIENCE IN OUR OWN
  • 00:25:22.510 --> 00:25:24.479
  • MODEL OBEDIENCE IN OUR OWNLIFE, WE'RE GONNA MODEL HONOR
  • 00:25:24.479 --> 00:25:25.547
  • LIFE, WE'RE GONNA MODEL HONORIN OUR OWN LIFE, AND WE'RE
  • 00:25:25.547 --> 00:25:27.382
  • IN OUR OWN LIFE, AND WE'REGONNA MODEL DEPENDENCE AND
  • 00:25:27.382 --> 00:25:29.384
  • GONNA MODEL DEPENDENCE ANDHUMILITY.
  • 00:25:29.384 --> 00:25:30.652
  • HUMILITY.FATHER, WE'RE GONNA LEAN INTO
  • 00:25:30.652 --> 00:25:31.686
  • FATHER, WE'RE GONNA LEAN INTOYOU FOR EVERYTHING THAT WE HAVE
  • 00:25:31.686 --> 00:25:32.721
  • YOU FOR EVERYTHING THAT WE HAVENEED OF.
  • 00:25:32.721 --> 00:25:34.789
  • NEED OF.SO, FATHER, POUR INTO US SO WE
  • 00:25:34.789 --> 00:25:35.523
  • SO, FATHER, POUR INTO US SO WECAN POUR OUT TO THEM, IN JESUS'
  • 00:25:35.523 --> 00:25:38.893
  • CAN POUR OUT TO THEM, IN JESUS'NAME -- AMEN.
  • 00:25:38.893 --> 00:25:40.895
  • NAME -- AMEN.- LAURIE: THANK YOU, JESUS...
  • 00:25:40.895 --> 00:25:41.496
  • - LAURIE: THANK YOU, JESUS...AMEN.
  • 00:25:41.496 --> 00:25:43.331
  • AMEN.AMEN, AMEN.
  • 00:25:43.331 --> 00:25:44.299
  • AMEN, AMEN.YOU KNOW, OUR "BETTER TOGETHER"
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  • YOU KNOW, OUR "BETTER TOGETHER"COMMUNITY IS ALWAYS HERE FOR
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  • COMMUNITY IS ALWAYS HERE FORYOU.
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  • YOU.YOU CAN CONNECT WITH US ON
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  • YOU CAN CONNECT WITH US ONSOCIAL MEDIA AND LET US KNOW
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  • SOCIAL MEDIA AND LET US KNOWHOW WE CAN PRAY FOR YOU.
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  • HOW WE CAN PRAY FOR YOU.THANKS FOR JOINING US, TODAY.
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  • THANKS FOR JOINING US, TODAY.WE PRAY THAT THESE
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  • WE PRAY THAT THESECONVERSATIONS OPEN YOUR HEARTS
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  • CONVERSATIONS OPEN YOUR HEARTSAND MINDS TO THE POWER OF
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  • AND MINDS TO THE POWER OFCHANGE.
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  • OR, ON THE TBN APP.WE LOVE YOU.
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  • WE LOVE YOU.WE'LL SEE YOU ON MONDAY.
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  • WE'LL SEE YOU ON MONDAY.GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I LOVE YOU, GIRLS.
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  • I LOVE YOU, GIRLS.[SMOOCH]
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  • [SMOOCH]BYE!
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