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Better Together LIVE | Episode 151

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November 30, 2020
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Are your dreams aligned with God's plan? When we come into agreement with God; all things become possible! | TBN Prayer Line: 714-731-1000

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Better Together LIVE | Episode 151

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  • - LAURIE CROUCH: GOD IS THE
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  • - LAURIE CROUCH: GOD IS THEGIVER OF DREAMS.
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  • GIVER OF DREAMS.IF WE COME INTO AGREEMENT WITH
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  • IF WE COME INTO AGREEMENT WITHHIS WILL FOR OUR LIVES AND
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  • HIS WILL FOR OUR LIVES ANDCHOOSE TO WALK BY FAITH, HE
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  • CHOOSE TO WALK BY FAITH, HEWILL DO AMAZING THINGS IN AND
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  • WILL DO AMAZING THINGS IN ANDTHROUGH US.
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  • THROUGH US.TODAY, WE'RE TALKING ABOUT HOW
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  • TODAY, WE'RE TALKING ABOUT HOWTO ALIGN OUR DREAMS WITH HIS
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  • TO ALIGN OUR DREAMS WITH HISPERFECT PLAN.
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  • PERFECT PLAN.COME ON.
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  • COME ON.JOIN US.
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  • JOIN US.[MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC][MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC]- JAMIE IVEY: YOU KNOW, ALL OF
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  • - JAMIE IVEY: YOU KNOW, ALL OFUS ARE CHASING DREAMS.
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  • US ARE CHASING DREAMS.I REMEMBER WHEN I FIRST STARTED
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  • I REMEMBER WHEN I FIRST STARTEDBLOGGING YEARS AGO, AND I HAD
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  • BLOGGING YEARS AGO, AND I HADLITTLE KIDS.
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  • LITTLE KIDS.AND IT WAS BASICALLY A BLOG FOR
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  • AND IT WAS BASICALLY A BLOG FORMY MOM TO KEEP UP WITH THE
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  • MY MOM TO KEEP UP WITH THEKIDS' PICTURES, YOU KNOW WHAT I
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  • KIDS' PICTURES, YOU KNOW WHAT IMEAN?
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  • MEAN?AND I TITLED MY BLOG "DREAMING
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  • AND I TITLED MY BLOG "DREAMINGBIG DREAMS," BECAUSE, I WANTED
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  • BIG DREAMS," BECAUSE, I WANTEDTO BE A PERSON WHO'S DREAMING
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  • TO BE A PERSON WHO'S DREAMINGBIG DREAMS.
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  • BIG DREAMS.BUT I ALSO KNOW THAT SOMETIMES
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  • BUT I ALSO KNOW THAT SOMETIMESWE HAVE THESE DREAMS AND THESE
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  • WE HAVE THESE DREAMS AND THESEIDEAS FOR WHAT WE WANNA DO AND
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  • IDEAS FOR WHAT WE WANNA DO ANDWE REALIZE: IS THIS FROM GOD?
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  • WE REALIZE: IS THIS FROM GOD?OR IS THIS FROM ME?
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  • OR IS THIS FROM ME?I'VE TOLD YOU GUYS ON HERE,
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  • I'VE TOLD YOU GUYS ON HERE,BEFORE, THAT I WORKED IN RADIO
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  • BEFORE, THAT I WORKED IN RADIOFOR A SMALL BIT AND THEN I
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  • FOR A SMALL BIT AND THEN ISTARTED MY OWN PODCAST.
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  • STARTED MY OWN PODCAST.BUT I DON'T KNOW IF I'VE TOLD
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  • BUT I DON'T KNOW IF I'VE TOLDYOU THIS BEFORE IS THAT WHEN I
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  • YOU THIS BEFORE IS THAT WHEN IWAS THINKING OF IDEAS FOR MY
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  • WAS THINKING OF IDEAS FOR MYPODCAST, I HAD WHAT I THOUGHT
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  • PODCAST, I HAD WHAT I THOUGHTTO BE THE BEST IDEA FOR A NEW
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  • TO BE THE BEST IDEA FOR A NEWSHOW.
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  • SHOW.I WAS GONNA HAVE MYSELF AND A
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  • I WAS GONNA HAVE MYSELF AND AGIRLFRIEND OF MINE AND WE WERE
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  • GIRLFRIEND OF MINE AND WE WEREGOING TO WATCH THIS REALITY-TV
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  • GOING TO WATCH THIS REALITY-TVSHOW -- IT WILL REMAIN NAMELESS
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  • SHOW -- IT WILL REMAIN NAMELESS-- AND THEN, THE NEXT DAY, WE
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  • -- AND THEN, THE NEXT DAY, WEWERE GONNA RECAP IT.
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  • WERE GONNA RECAP IT.AND THAT WAS GONNA BE OUR
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  • AND THAT WAS GONNA BE OURPODCAST.
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  • PODCAST.[LAUGHTER]
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  • [LAUGHTER]AND I THOUGHT IT WAS JUST THE
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  • AND I THOUGHT IT WAS JUST THEMOST BRILLIANT NEW IDEA IN THE
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  • MOST BRILLIANT NEW IDEA IN THEWORLD.
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  • WORLD.AND SO, I COME TO MY HUSBAND
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  • AND SO, I COME TO MY HUSBANDAND I WALK INTO THE LIVING
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  • AND I WALK INTO THE LIVINGROOM, AND I'M LIKE: "BABE, I
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  • ROOM, AND I'M LIKE: "BABE, IHAVE THE BEST IDEA FOR WHAT I'M
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  • HAVE THE BEST IDEA FOR WHAT I'MABOUT TO DO WITH THE REST OF MY
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  • ABOUT TO DO WITH THE REST OF MYLIFE."
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  • LIFE."AND SO, I GIVE HIM THE WHOLE
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  • AND SO, I GIVE HIM THE WHOLESPIEL.
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  • SPIEL.MY FRIEND AMANDA AND I -- WE'RE
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  • MY FRIEND AMANDA AND I -- WE'REGONNA WATCH THIS SHOW AND THEN
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  • GONNA WATCH THIS SHOW AND THENWE'RE GONNA RECAP IT.
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  • WE'RE GONNA RECAP IT.AND I THINK PEOPLE ARE GONNA
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  • AND I THINK PEOPLE ARE GONNALOVE IT.
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  • LOVE IT.AND WITHOUT EVEN SKIPPING A
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  • AND WITHOUT EVEN SKIPPING ABEAT, YOU GUYS, HE LOOKED AT ME
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  • BEAT, YOU GUYS, HE LOOKED AT MEAND HE SAID, "JAMIE, SINCE WHEN
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  • AND HE SAID, "JAMIE, SINCE WHENDO WE DO THINGS THAT HAVE NO
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  • DO WE DO THINGS THAT HAVE NOKINGDOM VALUE?"
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  • KINGDOM VALUE?"AND I WAS LIKE: [GASPS]
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  • AND I WAS LIKE: [GASPS]FIRST OF ALL, I THOUGHT, WHY
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  • FIRST OF ALL, I THOUGHT, WHYARE YOU RAINING ON MY PARADE,
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  • ARE YOU RAINING ON MY PARADE,BUDDY, IN HERE?
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  • BUDDY, IN HERE?AND THEN, AFTER I GOT MYSELF
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  • AND THEN, AFTER I GOT MYSELFTOGETHER AND I QUIT MY POUTING,
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  • TOGETHER AND I QUIT MY POUTING,I REALIZED THAT HE WAS RIGHT
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  • I REALIZED THAT HE WAS RIGHTAND THAT THERE IS THIS THEME IN
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  • AND THAT THERE IS THIS THEME INTHE IVEY HOUSEHOLD, AND AARON
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  • THE IVEY HOUSEHOLD, AND AARONAND I LIVE OUR LIVES THIS WAY
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  • AND I LIVE OUR LIVES THIS WAYOF THINKING: HEY, HOW CAN WE DO
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  • OF THINKING: HEY, HOW CAN WE DOEVERYTHING THAT BRINGS GLORY TO
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  • EVERYTHING THAT BRINGS GLORY TOTHE KING--
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  • THE KING--HOW CAN WE HAVE KINGDOM-MINDED
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  • HOW CAN WE HAVE KINGDOM-MINDEDVISIONS AND -DREAMS?
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  • VISIONS AND -DREAMS?AND SO, I WAS THINKING ABOUT
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  • AND SO, I WAS THINKING ABOUTTHAT, AS WE WERE TALKING TODAY
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  • THAT, AS WE WERE TALKING TODAYABOUT HOW DO WE JUST DETERMINE:
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  • ABOUT HOW DO WE JUST DETERMINE:IS THIS DREAM FOR MY LIFE THAT
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  • IS THIS DREAM FOR MY LIFE THATI HAVE -- IS THIS, LIKE, MINE,
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  • I HAVE -- IS THIS, LIKE, MINE,SELFISHLY?
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  • SELFISHLY?OR IS THIS FROM GOD?
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  • OR IS THIS FROM GOD?AND IT REMINDED ME OF A VERSE
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  • AND IT REMINDED ME OF A VERSETHAT I LOVE SO MUCH, AND IT'S
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  • THAT I LOVE SO MUCH, AND IT'SWHEN JESUS IS TEACHING.
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  • WHEN JESUS IS TEACHING.HE'S TEACHING HIS SERMON ON THE
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  • HE'S TEACHING HIS SERMON ON THEMOUNT AND HE JUST GOT THROUGH
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  • MOUNT AND HE JUST GOT THROUGHWITH THE BEATITUDES, AND THEN,
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  • WITH THE BEATITUDES, AND THEN,HE LOOKS AT THE PEOPLE, AND HE
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  • HE LOOKS AT THE PEOPLE, AND HETELLS THEM, YOU KNOW -- YOU
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  • TELLS THEM, YOU KNOW -- YOUKNOW IT -- HE SAYS THAT: "YOU
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  • KNOW IT -- HE SAYS THAT: "YOUARE THE SALT OF THE EARTH."
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  • ARE THE SALT OF THE EARTH."BUT THEN, HE GETS TO THE PART
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  • BUT THEN, HE GETS TO THE PARTWHERE HE SAYS: "YOU ARE THE
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  • WHERE HE SAYS: "YOU ARE THELIGHT OF THE WORLD."
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  • LIGHT OF THE WORLD."AND THE VERY LAST PART OF THAT
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  • AND THE VERY LAST PART OF THATVERSE -- IN VERSE 16 -- IT
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  • VERSE -- IN VERSE 16 -- ITSAYS: "...LET YOUR LIGHT SHINE
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  • SAYS: "...LET YOUR LIGHT SHINEBEFORE OTHERS SO THAT THEY MAY
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  • BEFORE OTHERS SO THAT THEY MAYSEE YOUR GOOD WORKS AND GIVE
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  • SEE YOUR GOOD WORKS AND GIVEGLORY TO YOUR FATHER WHO IS IN
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  • GLORY TO YOUR FATHER WHO IS INHEAVEN."
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  • HEAVEN."AND I LOVE THAT VERSE SO MUCH.
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  • AND I LOVE THAT VERSE SO MUCH.BECAUSE WHAT IT SAYS TO ME IS:
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  • BECAUSE WHAT IT SAYS TO ME IS:OKAY, GOD IS PUTTING DREAMS IN
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  • OKAY, GOD IS PUTTING DREAMS INOUR HEARTS.
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  • OUR HEARTS.HE'S PUTTING VISIONS, HE'S
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  • HE'S PUTTING VISIONS, HE'SPUTTING IDEAS.
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  • PUTTING IDEAS.HE IS GIVING US GOOD THINGS TO
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  • HE IS GIVING US GOOD THINGS TODO WITH OUR LIFE.
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  • DO WITH OUR LIFE.AND OUR GOOD THINGS SHOULD
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  • AND OUR GOOD THINGS SHOULDALWAYS BRING HIM GLORY.
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  • ALWAYS BRING HIM GLORY.AND SO, AS I THINK BACK TO
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  • AND SO, AS I THINK BACK TOTHAT, YOU KNOW, THAT REALLY
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  • THAT, YOU KNOW, THAT REALLYAWESOME PODCAST IDEA THAT I
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  • AWESOME PODCAST IDEA THAT IHAD, THAT NEVER GOT OFF THE
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  • HAD, THAT NEVER GOT OFF THEGROUND BECAUSE MY HUSBAND WAS
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  • GROUND BECAUSE MY HUSBAND WASSO WISE IN HIS ENCOURAGEMENT TO
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  • SO WISE IN HIS ENCOURAGEMENT TOME.
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  • ME.BUT I REMEMBER THAT!
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  • BUT I REMEMBER THAT!AND I THINK, OKAY, WHEN I'M
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  • AND I THINK, OKAY, WHEN I'MTHINKING ABOUT THESE DREAMS
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  • THINKING ABOUT THESE DREAMSTHAT I HAVE, THESE IDEAS, I
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  • THAT I HAVE, THESE IDEAS, ICONSTANTLY WANNA THINK: IS THIS
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  • CONSTANTLY WANNA THINK: IS THISGONNA BRING GLORY TO GOD?
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  • GONNA BRING GLORY TO GOD?DOES THIS HAVE A KINGDOM
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  • DOES THIS HAVE A KINGDOMVISION?
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  • VISION?AND THAT HAS HELPED ME SO MUCH
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  • AND THAT HAS HELPED ME SO MUCHAS I TRIED TO WADE THROUGH ALL
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  • AS I TRIED TO WADE THROUGH ALLOF THE CRAZY IDEAS THAT I HAVE
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  • OF THE CRAZY IDEAS THAT I HAVEAND THE DREAMS THAT I MIGHT
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  • AND THE DREAMS THAT I MIGHTHAVE.
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  • HAVE.AND THAT'S BEEN SUCH AN
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  • AND THAT'S BEEN SUCH ANENCOURAGEMENT TO ME, AS I'VE
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  • ENCOURAGEMENT TO ME, AS I'VESTARTED THINGS, AND FINISHED
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  • STARTED THINGS, AND FINISHEDTHINGS, AND FAILED AT THINGS,
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  • THINGS, AND FAILED AT THINGS,AND SUCCEEDED AT THINGS IS I
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  • AND SUCCEEDED AT THINGS IS IWANNA LOOK AND ALWAYS GO: DOES
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  • WANNA LOOK AND ALWAYS GO: DOESTHIS DREAM OF MINE...DOES THIS
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  • THIS DREAM OF MINE...DOES THISBRING GLORY TO GOD?
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  • BRING GLORY TO GOD?- DIANNA NEPSTAD: MMM.
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  • - DIANNA NEPSTAD: MMM.I THINK IT'S A GREAT WAY AND
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  • I THINK IT'S A GREAT WAY ANDGREAT PERSPECTIVE, JAMIE, WHEN
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  • GREAT PERSPECTIVE, JAMIE, WHENWE THINK OF DREAMS.
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  • WE THINK OF DREAMS.LOOK WHAT GOD HAS DONE WITH
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  • LOOK WHAT GOD HAS DONE WITHYOUR DREAM.
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  • YOUR DREAM.THE VERY LITTLE IDEA, THE CORE
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  • THE VERY LITTLE IDEA, THE COREOF THE IDEA, IS THAT YOU WANTED
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  • OF THE IDEA, IS THAT YOU WANTEDTO START A PODCAST.
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  • TO START A PODCAST.AND, HERE...LOOK WHAT GOD HAS
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  • AND, HERE...LOOK WHAT GOD HASDONE AND HOW MUCH INFLUENCE
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  • DONE AND HOW MUCH INFLUENCETHAT YOU HAVE BEEN GIVEN, FOR
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  • THAT YOU HAVE BEEN GIVEN, FORTHE SAKE OF THE KINGDOM, TO
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  • THE SAKE OF THE KINGDOM, TOINFLUENCE A WHOLE GENERATION OF
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  • INFLUENCE A WHOLE GENERATION OFYOUNG WOMEN -- AND MEN, BELIEVE
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  • YOUNG WOMEN -- AND MEN, BELIEVEIT OR NOT -- THAT ARE BEING
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  • IT OR NOT -- THAT ARE BEINGINFLUENCED BY YOUR VOICE, YOUR
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  • INFLUENCED BY YOUR VOICE, YOURSTUDY GUIDES, YOUR BOOKS, YOUR
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  • STUDY GUIDES, YOUR BOOKS, YOURRECOMMENDATIONS, YOUR FAMILY,
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  • RECOMMENDATIONS, YOUR FAMILY,THE DYNAMICS OF YOUR FAMILY.
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  • THE DYNAMICS OF YOUR FAMILY.AND WHAT BETTER WAY TO DO THAT
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  • AND WHAT BETTER WAY TO DO THATTHAN JUST BY BEING AN EXAMPLE,
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  • THAN JUST BY BEING AN EXAMPLE,WHAT A DREAM CARRIER IS AND THE
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  • WHAT A DREAM CARRIER IS AND THEFAITHFULNESS OF GOD.
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  • FAITHFULNESS OF GOD.AND I REMEMBER BEING A YOUNG
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  • AND I REMEMBER BEING A YOUNGWOMAN, YOU KNOW, JUST WALKING
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  • WOMAN, YOU KNOW, JUST WALKINGTHROUGH IN AN ENVIRONMENT WHERE
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  • THROUGH IN AN ENVIRONMENT WHEREIT DIDN'T REALLY SOLICIT A
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  • IT DIDN'T REALLY SOLICIT ASPACE FOR DREAMING -- IF I
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  • SPACE FOR DREAMING -- IF ICOULD PUT IT VERY PLAINLY ---
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  • COULD PUT IT VERY PLAINLY ---LIVING IN THE BAY AREA, LIVING
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  • LIVING IN THE BAY AREA, LIVINGIN A TOWN CALLED PITTSBURG.
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  • IN A TOWN CALLED PITTSBURG.YOU KNOW, THEY SAID, ABOUT
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  • YOU KNOW, THEY SAID, ABOUTJESUS, YOU KNOW: WHAT GOOD
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  • JESUS, YOU KNOW: WHAT GOODCOMES OUT OF THAT, YOU KNOW,
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  • COMES OUT OF THAT, YOU KNOW,PLACE, BETHLEHEM OR NAZARETH?
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  • PLACE, BETHLEHEM OR NAZARETH?WHAT GOOD COMES OUT OF THAT
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  • WHAT GOOD COMES OUT OF THATPLACE?
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  • PLACE?RIGHT?
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  • RIGHT?WELL, WHAT GOOD COMES OUT OF
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  • WELL, WHAT GOOD COMES OUT OFPITTSBURG, CALIFORNIA, OKAY?
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  • PITTSBURG, CALIFORNIA, OKAY?NO ONE HAS HEARD OF PITTSBURG,
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  • NO ONE HAS HEARD OF PITTSBURG,CALIFORNIA, BUT THEY'VE
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  • CALIFORNIA, BUT THEY'VEDEFINITELY HEARD OF PITTSBURGH,
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  • DEFINITELY HEARD OF PITTSBURGH,PENNSYLVANIA.
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  • PENNSYLVANIA.SO, TO PUT IT IN SHORT, BEING
  • 00:05:16.762 --> 00:05:18.330
  • SO, TO PUT IT IN SHORT, BEINGSOMEONE FROM A DIFFERENT
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  • SOMEONE FROM A DIFFERENTCULTURE, FROM A DIFFERENT
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  • CULTURE, FROM A DIFFERENTDYNAMIC, A LOT OF DREAMS AND
  • 00:05:20.732 --> 00:05:22.501
  • DYNAMIC, A LOT OF DREAMS ANDPOSSIBILITIES WERE VERY
  • 00:05:22.501 --> 00:05:23.869
  • POSSIBILITIES WERE VERYLIMITED, IF I COULD PUT IT THAT
  • 00:05:23.869 --> 00:05:25.203
  • LIMITED, IF I COULD PUT IT THATWAY.
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  • WAY.IT'S, UM...IT'S GREAT IF YOU
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  • IT'S, UM...IT'S GREAT IF YOUDREAM OF BEING A SECRETARY.
  • 00:05:30.742 --> 00:05:31.309
  • DREAM OF BEING A SECRETARY.IT'S GREAT TO DREAM OF BEING
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  • IT'S GREAT TO DREAM OF BEINGAN ASSISTANT OR A PA.
  • 00:05:32.043 --> 00:05:33.445
  • AN ASSISTANT OR A PA.IT'S GREAT IF YOU JUST FINISHED
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  • IT'S GREAT IF YOU JUST FINISHEDHIGH SCHOOL.
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  • HIGH SCHOOL.AND THAT IS THE EXPANSE OF THE
  • 00:05:35.714 --> 00:05:37.182
  • AND THAT IS THE EXPANSE OF THEDREAM.
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  • DREAM.LITTLE DID I KNOW THAT THE LORD
  • 00:05:38.517 --> 00:05:40.619
  • LITTLE DID I KNOW THAT THE LORDHAD A GREATER DREAM, A DREAM
  • 00:05:40.619 --> 00:05:43.955
  • HAD A GREATER DREAM, A DREAMBEYOND WHAT I COULD EVER
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  • BEYOND WHAT I COULD EVERIMAGINE.
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  • IMAGINE.SO, BEING 18, HAVING A
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  • SO, BEING 18, HAVING AMARVELOUS, YOU KNOW, WHAT YOU
  • 00:05:51.196 --> 00:05:54.166
  • MARVELOUS, YOU KNOW, WHAT YOUWOULD CALL A TEACHER AND
  • 00:05:54.166 --> 00:05:55.700
  • WOULD CALL A TEACHER ANDEDUCATOR, A MUSICIAN, SEE
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  • EDUCATOR, A MUSICIAN, SEEPOTENTIAL IN ME TO GO AND
  • 00:05:58.637 --> 00:06:01.606
  • POTENTIAL IN ME TO GO ANDBROADEN MY HORIZONS AND TO
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  • BROADEN MY HORIZONS AND TOPURSUE AN OPERATIC CAREER --
  • 00:06:03.875 --> 00:06:04.776
  • PURSUE AN OPERATIC CAREER --THAT WAS HIS DREAM FOR ME.
  • 00:06:04.776 --> 00:06:05.811
  • THAT WAS HIS DREAM FOR ME.HE SAW THE POTENTIAL.
  • 00:06:05.811 --> 00:06:07.279
  • HE SAW THE POTENTIAL.BUT ALL I WANTED TO DO WAS JUST
  • 00:06:07.279 --> 00:06:09.047
  • BUT ALL I WANTED TO DO WAS JUSTSING IN CHOIR.
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  • SING IN CHOIR.DOES THAT MAKE SENSE?
  • 00:06:09.581 --> 00:06:10.682
  • DOES THAT MAKE SENSE?ALL I WANTED TO DO WAS
  • 00:06:10.682 --> 00:06:13.852
  • ALL I WANTED TO DO WASJUST...BE A PART OF A TEAM.
  • 00:06:13.852 --> 00:06:14.786
  • JUST...BE A PART OF A TEAM.BUT LITTLE DID I KNOW, HE WAS
  • 00:06:14.786 --> 00:06:16.188
  • BUT LITTLE DID I KNOW, HE WASPUSHING ME TO AUDITION.
  • 00:06:16.188 --> 00:06:18.590
  • PUSHING ME TO AUDITION.I...RECEIVED SCHOLARSHIPS.
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  • I...RECEIVED SCHOLARSHIPS.AT THE AGE OF 19, I WAS THE
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  • AT THE AGE OF 19, I WAS THEFIRST PERSON OUT OF THE
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  • FIRST PERSON OUT OF THEUNIVERSITY THAT I CAME FROM AND
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  • UNIVERSITY THAT I CAME FROM ANDWAS BEING TRAINED UNDER
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  • WAS BEING TRAINED UNDERMARGARET DENNING,
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  • MARGARET DENNING,A FABULOUS VOCAL COACH
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  • A FABULOUS VOCAL COACHAND VOICE TEACHER --
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  • AND VOICE TEACHER --WHERE SHE PUSHED ME TO AUDITION
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  • WHERE SHE PUSHED ME TO AUDITIONFOR THE ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVAL
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  • FOR THE ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVALIN ASPEN, COLORADO.
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  • IN ASPEN, COLORADO.I DIDN'T KNOW THE NOTORIETY
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  • I DIDN'T KNOW THE NOTORIETYBEHIND THAT FESTIVAL.
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  • BEHIND THAT FESTIVAL.SO, TO BE THE FIRST STUDENT
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  • SO, TO BE THE FIRST STUDENTTO ACTUALLY AUDITION AND GET
  • 00:06:45.484 --> 00:06:46.818
  • TO ACTUALLY AUDITION AND GETIN -- THAT WAS A HUGE
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  • IN -- THAT WAS A HUGEACHIEVEMENT.
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  • ACHIEVEMENT.BUT THAT WAS ON BEHALF OF
  • 00:06:49.588 --> 00:06:51.189
  • BUT THAT WAS ON BEHALF OFPEOPLE THAT WERE DREAMING BIG
  • 00:06:51.189 --> 00:06:54.559
  • PEOPLE THAT WERE DREAMING BIGDREAMS FOR ME.
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  • DREAMS FOR ME.AND THEY HELPED ME TO SEE A
  • 00:06:55.527 --> 00:06:56.061
  • AND THEY HELPED ME TO SEE ADREAM THAT WAS BIGGER THAN
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  • DREAM THAT WAS BIGGER THANMYSELF.
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  • MYSELF.AND I KNOW THAT, FOR MANY OF US
  • 00:07:00.065 --> 00:07:01.066
  • AND I KNOW THAT, FOR MANY OF US-- AND I KNOW, ELAINE, FOR YOU
  • 00:07:01.066 --> 00:07:02.601
  • -- AND I KNOW, ELAINE, FOR YOU-- WE'VE DREAMED THE
  • 00:07:02.601 --> 00:07:04.836
  • -- WE'VE DREAMED THEPOSSIBILITIES OF THINGS THAT WE
  • 00:07:04.836 --> 00:07:06.004
  • POSSIBILITIES OF THINGS THAT WEUSED TO SEE ON TV, MAYBE WE'VE
  • 00:07:06.004 --> 00:07:08.540
  • USED TO SEE ON TV, MAYBE WE'VESEEN IN MINISTRY, MAYBE WE'VE
  • 00:07:08.540 --> 00:07:10.408
  • SEEN IN MINISTRY, MAYBE WE'VESEEN OUR PARENTS DO, AND NOW
  • 00:07:10.408 --> 00:07:13.512
  • SEEN OUR PARENTS DO, AND NOWWE'RE TRYING TO REACH TOWARDS
  • 00:07:13.512 --> 00:07:14.579
  • WE'RE TRYING TO REACH TOWARDSTHOSE DREAMS AND EVEN REACH
  • 00:07:14.579 --> 00:07:16.348
  • THOSE DREAMS AND EVEN REACHHIGHER.
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  • HIGHER.- ELAINE FISHER: YEAH.
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  • - ELAINE FISHER: YEAH.THAT'S A LOT OF MY STORY.
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  • THAT'S A LOT OF MY STORY.YOU KNOW, MY PARENTS DREAMED
  • 00:07:18.350 --> 00:07:21.820
  • YOU KNOW, MY PARENTS DREAMEDFOR ME.
  • 00:07:21.820 --> 00:07:22.387
  • FOR ME.BUT A LOT OF IT, TOO,
  • 00:07:22.387 --> 00:07:23.088
  • BUT A LOT OF IT, TOO,IS THERE WAS--
  • 00:07:23.088 --> 00:07:23.622
  • IS THERE WAS--THE SKY WAS THE LIMIT IN
  • 00:07:23.622 --> 00:07:24.189
  • THE SKY WAS THE LIMIT INOUR HOUSEHOLD.
  • 00:07:24.189 --> 00:07:24.723
  • OUR HOUSEHOLD.MY PARENTS DID A GREAT JOB
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  • MY PARENTS DID A GREAT JOBSAYING,: DREAM! DO--
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  • SAYING,: DREAM! DO--ALL THESE DIFFERENT THINGS.
  • 00:07:27.125 --> 00:07:28.493
  • ALL THESE DIFFERENT THINGS.AND, FOR ME, I KINDA HAD THE
  • 00:07:28.493 --> 00:07:29.694
  • AND, FOR ME, I KINDA HAD THESTORY LIKE JAMIE, WHERE I WAS
  • 00:07:29.694 --> 00:07:31.129
  • STORY LIKE JAMIE, WHERE I WASDREAMING, BUT IN ALL THE WRONG
  • 00:07:31.129 --> 00:07:33.031
  • DREAMING, BUT IN ALL THE WRONGDIRECTIONS.
  • 00:07:33.031 --> 00:07:34.065
  • DIRECTIONS.SO, MY PARENTS WOULD BE LIKE:
  • 00:07:34.065 --> 00:07:34.633
  • SO, MY PARENTS WOULD BE LIKE:WHAT GOOD IS THAT GONNA DO
  • 00:07:34.633 --> 00:07:36.268
  • WHAT GOOD IS THAT GONNA DOANYBODY?
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  • ANYBODY?YOU KNOW?
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  • YOU KNOW?AND I WAS LIKE: I DON'T KNOW.
  • 00:07:37.536 --> 00:07:38.069
  • AND I WAS LIKE: I DON'T KNOW.IT SOUNDS FUN.
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  • IT SOUNDS FUN.LET'S TRY IT.
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  • LET'S TRY IT.YOU KNOW?
  • 00:07:41.339 --> 00:07:41.940
  • YOU KNOW?SO, I HAD TO REALLY LEARN TO
  • 00:07:41.940 --> 00:07:43.208
  • SO, I HAD TO REALLY LEARN TOSUBMIT MY HEART AND MY DREAMS
  • 00:07:43.208 --> 00:07:44.943
  • SUBMIT MY HEART AND MY DREAMSAND ALL OF MY IDEAS TO THE
  • 00:07:44.943 --> 00:07:47.245
  • AND ALL OF MY IDEAS TO THELORD.
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  • LORD.AND AS THE SAVED PERSPECTIVE, I
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  • AND AS THE SAVED PERSPECTIVE, ILOVE THAT, JAMIE, THAT YOU
  • 00:07:50.248 --> 00:07:51.283
  • LOVE THAT, JAMIE, THAT YOUSHARED OF LIKE: WHAT KINGDOM
  • 00:07:51.283 --> 00:07:52.150
  • SHARED OF LIKE: WHAT KINGDOMVALUE DOES THIS BRING?
  • 00:07:52.150 --> 00:07:53.184
  • VALUE DOES THIS BRING?WHAT ARE YOU GONNA DO THAT
  • 00:07:53.184 --> 00:07:54.886
  • WHAT ARE YOU GONNA DO THATBRINGS THE NAME OF JESUS HONOR
  • 00:07:54.886 --> 00:07:56.054
  • BRINGS THE NAME OF JESUS HONORAND GLORY?
  • 00:07:56.054 --> 00:07:57.322
  • AND GLORY?AND SO, I REMEMBER MULTIPLE
  • 00:07:57.322 --> 00:07:58.890
  • AND SO, I REMEMBER MULTIPLETIMES WHERE I WOULD DREAM OR I
  • 00:07:58.890 --> 00:08:00.859
  • TIMES WHERE I WOULD DREAM OR IWOULD THINK ABOUT THINGS.
  • 00:08:00.859 --> 00:08:01.660
  • WOULD THINK ABOUT THINGS.AND, I HAD THE EXACT SAME
  • 00:08:01.660 --> 00:08:02.160
  • AND, I HAD THE EXACT SAMESTORY.
  • 00:08:02.160 --> 00:08:02.794
  • STORY.I WENT TO MY MOM.
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  • I WENT TO MY MOM.I WAS LIKE: I AM GOING TO START
  • 00:08:03.695 --> 00:08:04.696
  • I WAS LIKE: I AM GOING TO STARTTHIS BLOG.
  • 00:08:04.696 --> 00:08:05.530
  • THIS BLOG.IT'S GONNA BE AWESOME.
  • 00:08:05.530 --> 00:08:06.097
  • IT'S GONNA BE AWESOME.AND MY MOM WAS LIKE: NO...
  • 00:08:06.097 --> 00:08:08.800
  • AND MY MOM WAS LIKE: NO...YOU'RE NOT GONNA DO THAT.
  • 00:08:08.800 --> 00:08:09.901
  • YOU'RE NOT GONNA DO THAT.AND, AT THE MOMENT, I FELT
  • 00:08:09.901 --> 00:08:10.702
  • AND, AT THE MOMENT, I FELTCRUSHED.
  • 00:08:10.702 --> 00:08:11.536
  • CRUSHED.I FELT LIKE: WHY DON'T YOU
  • 00:08:11.536 --> 00:08:13.104
  • I FELT LIKE: WHY DON'T YOUBELIEVE IN ME?
  • 00:08:13.104 --> 00:08:14.172
  • BELIEVE IN ME?WHY CAN'T I DO IT?
  • 00:08:14.172 --> 00:08:14.706
  • WHY CAN'T I DO IT?AND THE THING WAS IS SHE
  • 00:08:14.706 --> 00:08:16.374
  • AND THE THING WAS IS SHEBELIEVED MORE THAN THIS LITTLE
  • 00:08:16.374 --> 00:08:17.375
  • BELIEVED MORE THAN THIS LITTLETHING, THIS LITTLE IDEA THAT I
  • 00:08:17.375 --> 00:08:19.311
  • THING, THIS LITTLE IDEA THAT IHAD.
  • 00:08:19.311 --> 00:08:19.978
  • HAD.AND, WHAT I REALIZED WAS IS SHE
  • 00:08:19.978 --> 00:08:21.580
  • AND, WHAT I REALIZED WAS IS SHEWAS CALLING ME OUT FROM HIDING.
  • 00:08:21.580 --> 00:08:23.148
  • WAS CALLING ME OUT FROM HIDING.I WANTED TO DO THAT WHERE I
  • 00:08:23.148 --> 00:08:24.115
  • I WANTED TO DO THAT WHERE IWANTED TO SAY: THIS IS GOOD
  • 00:08:24.115 --> 00:08:24.716
  • WANTED TO SAY: THIS IS GOODENOUGH.
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  • ENOUGH.I'LL JUST START HERE.
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  • I'LL JUST START HERE.I'LL JUST LEAN IN, RIGHT HERE.
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  • I'LL JUST LEAN IN, RIGHT HERE.THIS IS GOOD ENOUGH.
  • 00:08:28.153 --> 00:08:29.521
  • THIS IS GOOD ENOUGH.BECAUSE THE BIG THINGS THAT I
  • 00:08:29.521 --> 00:08:30.655
  • BECAUSE THE BIG THINGS THAT IKNEW GOD HAD PLACED IN MY
  • 00:08:30.655 --> 00:08:32.757
  • KNEW GOD HAD PLACED IN MYHEART, THE BIG THINGS THAT I
  • 00:08:32.757 --> 00:08:33.925
  • HEART, THE BIG THINGS THAT IKNEW HE HAD CALLED ME TO FELT
  • 00:08:33.925 --> 00:08:34.793
  • KNEW HE HAD CALLED ME TO FELTTOO OVERWHELMING.
  • 00:08:34.793 --> 00:08:36.928
  • TOO OVERWHELMING.I WAS TOO AFRAID OF THOSE.
  • 00:08:36.928 --> 00:08:37.762
  • I WAS TOO AFRAID OF THOSE.SO, IF I JUST SAID, "WELL, I'LL
  • 00:08:37.762 --> 00:08:38.396
  • SO, IF I JUST SAID, "WELL, I'LLJUST DO THIS," I ALMOST WANTED
  • 00:08:38.396 --> 00:08:39.197
  • JUST DO THIS," I ALMOST WANTEDTO SAY: "GOD, IS THIS GOOD
  • 00:08:39.197 --> 00:08:39.798
  • TO SAY: "GOD, IS THIS GOODENOUGH?
  • 00:08:39.798 --> 00:08:42.667
  • ENOUGH?CAN I JUST GO THIS FAR?"
  • 00:08:42.667 --> 00:08:43.501
  • CAN I JUST GO THIS FAR?"AND, I JUST FELT LIKE HE KEPT
  • 00:08:43.501 --> 00:08:45.170
  • AND, I JUST FELT LIKE HE KEPTCALLING ME DEEPER TO SAY: NO,
  • 00:08:45.170 --> 00:08:46.471
  • CALLING ME DEEPER TO SAY: NO,THERE'S MORE TO THE STORY.
  • 00:08:46.471 --> 00:08:47.872
  • THERE'S MORE TO THE STORY.THERE'S MORE THAT I'M CALLING
  • 00:08:47.872 --> 00:08:48.873
  • THERE'S MORE THAT I'M CALLINGYOU TO.
  • 00:08:48.873 --> 00:08:50.308
  • YOU TO.THERE'S MORE TO IT.
  • 00:08:50.308 --> 00:08:52.344
  • THERE'S MORE TO IT.AND SO, FOR ME, IT WAS AN
  • 00:08:52.344 --> 00:08:52.911
  • AND SO, FOR ME, IT WAS ANEVERYDAY MATTER OF LIKE: I'M
  • 00:08:52.911 --> 00:08:53.678
  • EVERYDAY MATTER OF LIKE: I'MJUST GONNA STEP OUT AND TRUST
  • 00:08:53.678 --> 00:08:55.814
  • JUST GONNA STEP OUT AND TRUSTGOD.
  • 00:08:55.814 --> 00:08:56.414
  • GOD.I'M JUST GONNA TAKE ONE MORE
  • 00:08:56.414 --> 00:08:56.781
  • I'M JUST GONNA TAKE ONE MORESTEP FORWARD.
  • 00:08:56.781 --> 00:08:58.049
  • STEP FORWARD.I DON'T KNOW...IT SEEMS LIKE
  • 00:08:58.049 --> 00:08:59.184
  • I DON'T KNOW...IT SEEMS LIKEIT'S OUTSIDE OF ME, IT SEEMS
  • 00:08:59.184 --> 00:08:59.985
  • IT'S OUTSIDE OF ME, IT SEEMSLIKE IT'S OUTSIDE OF MY
  • 00:08:59.985 --> 00:09:00.619
  • LIKE IT'S OUTSIDE OF MYCONTROL.
  • 00:09:00.619 --> 00:09:02.053
  • CONTROL.BUT I KNOW THAT, IN THE END,
  • 00:09:02.053 --> 00:09:03.288
  • BUT I KNOW THAT, IN THE END,HE'S GONNA GET THE GLORY
  • 00:09:03.288 --> 00:09:04.990
  • HE'S GONNA GET THE GLORYBECAUSE IT IS OUTSIDE OF ME AND
  • 00:09:04.990 --> 00:09:06.024
  • BECAUSE IT IS OUTSIDE OF ME ANDOUTSIDE OF MY CONTROL.
  • 00:09:06.024 --> 00:09:07.025
  • OUTSIDE OF MY CONTROL.SO, I'M JUST GONNA KEEP LEANING
  • 00:09:07.025 --> 00:09:07.859
  • SO, I'M JUST GONNA KEEP LEANINGFORWARD.
  • 00:09:07.859 --> 00:09:09.127
  • FORWARD.I'M GONNA KEEP SHOWING UP AND
  • 00:09:09.127 --> 00:09:10.528
  • I'M GONNA KEEP SHOWING UP ANDWE'LL SEE WHAT HAPPENS.
  • 00:09:10.528 --> 00:09:12.998
  • WE'LL SEE WHAT HAPPENS.BUT, I JUST REMEMBER, EVERY
  • 00:09:12.998 --> 00:09:14.432
  • BUT, I JUST REMEMBER, EVERYDAY, HAVING TO SAY: GOD, YOU
  • 00:09:14.432 --> 00:09:16.101
  • DAY, HAVING TO SAY: GOD, YOUTHINK MORE OF ME THAN I THINK
  • 00:09:16.101 --> 00:09:16.835
  • THINK MORE OF ME THAN I THINKOF MYSELF.
  • 00:09:16.835 --> 00:09:18.937
  • OF MYSELF.AND SO, HELP ME TO SEE THAT,
  • 00:09:18.937 --> 00:09:20.338
  • AND SO, HELP ME TO SEE THAT,HELP ME TO SEE WHAT YOU'RE
  • 00:09:20.338 --> 00:09:21.740
  • HELP ME TO SEE WHAT YOU'RECALLING ME TO AND WHAT YOU'RE
  • 00:09:21.740 --> 00:09:23.375
  • CALLING ME TO AND WHAT YOU'RECALLING ME INTO THE WATERS OF
  • 00:09:23.375 --> 00:09:25.143
  • CALLING ME INTO THE WATERS OFAND SAYING: OKAY, I'M GONNA
  • 00:09:25.143 --> 00:09:25.877
  • AND SAYING: OKAY, I'M GONNATRUST YOU.
  • 00:09:25.877 --> 00:09:26.745
  • TRUST YOU.AND I'M GONNA LET GO OF FEAR.
  • 00:09:26.745 --> 00:09:29.047
  • AND I'M GONNA LET GO OF FEAR.I'M GONNA LET GO OF THE
  • 00:09:29.047 --> 00:09:30.315
  • I'M GONNA LET GO OF THE"IS THIS GOOD ENOUGH?" KIND OF
  • 00:09:30.315 --> 00:09:31.650
  • "IS THIS GOOD ENOUGH?" KIND OFATTITUDE AND I'M GONNA STRIVE
  • 00:09:31.650 --> 00:09:32.784
  • ATTITUDE AND I'M GONNA STRIVEFOR THE BEST, BECAUSE HE
  • 00:09:32.784 --> 00:09:33.351
  • FOR THE BEST, BECAUSE HEDESERVES THE VERY BEST.
  • 00:09:33.351 --> 00:09:35.920
  • DESERVES THE VERY BEST.AND, LAURIE, I KNOW, WITH YOU,
  • 00:09:35.920 --> 00:09:39.357
  • AND, LAURIE, I KNOW, WITH YOU,YOU'VE GONE FAR BEYOND WHAT
  • 00:09:39.357 --> 00:09:40.225
  • YOU'VE GONE FAR BEYOND WHATANYTHING COULD BE IMAGINED, AND
  • 00:09:40.225 --> 00:09:40.825
  • ANYTHING COULD BE IMAGINED, ANDYOU'VE JUST LED ALL OF US SO
  • 00:09:40.825 --> 00:09:43.361
  • YOU'VE JUST LED ALL OF US SOWELL.
  • 00:09:43.361 --> 00:09:43.928
  • WELL.AND I KNOW IT'S TAKEN YOU
  • 00:09:43.928 --> 00:09:44.763
  • AND I KNOW IT'S TAKEN YOUPROBABLY STEPPING OUT OF FEAR
  • 00:09:44.763 --> 00:09:47.732
  • PROBABLY STEPPING OUT OF FEARAND STEPPING OUT AWAY FROM THE
  • 00:09:47.732 --> 00:09:48.400
  • AND STEPPING OUT AWAY FROM THE"UNCOMFORTABLENESS" AND ALL THE
  • 00:09:48.400 --> 00:09:49.601
  • "UNCOMFORTABLENESS" AND ALL THEDIFFERENT THINGS, SO I'D LOVE
  • 00:09:49.601 --> 00:09:50.135
  • DIFFERENT THINGS, SO I'D LOVEFOR YOU TO SHARE WISDOM IN
  • 00:09:50.135 --> 00:09:50.802
  • FOR YOU TO SHARE WISDOM INTHAT.
  • 00:09:50.802 --> 00:09:51.503
  • THAT.'CAUSE IT'S BEEN A JOURNEY, I
  • 00:09:51.503 --> 00:09:53.038
  • 'CAUSE IT'S BEEN A JOURNEY, ITHINK, FOR ALL OF US.
  • 00:09:53.038 --> 00:09:53.672
  • THINK, FOR ALL OF US.- LAURIE: I LOVE YOU SO MUCH,
  • 00:09:53.672 --> 00:09:55.440
  • - LAURIE: I LOVE YOU SO MUCH,ELAINE.
  • 00:09:55.440 --> 00:09:56.408
  • ELAINE.YOU'RE SO SWEET.
  • 00:09:56.408 --> 00:09:57.008
  • YOU'RE SO SWEET.YOU KNOW WHAT I'M HEARING IS
  • 00:09:57.008 --> 00:09:57.842
  • YOU KNOW WHAT I'M HEARING ISI'M HEARING THAT IT'S IMPORTANT
  • 00:09:57.842 --> 00:09:58.877
  • I'M HEARING THAT IT'S IMPORTANTOF THE VOICES THAT YOU HAVE
  • 00:09:58.877 --> 00:10:01.112
  • OF THE VOICES THAT YOU HAVEAROUND YOU.
  • 00:10:01.112 --> 00:10:02.681
  • AROUND YOU.IT'S IMPORTANT THAT WE ARE
  • 00:10:02.681 --> 00:10:05.517
  • IT'S IMPORTANT THAT WE AREAROUND PEOPLE -- OUR HUSBANDS,
  • 00:10:05.517 --> 00:10:08.753
  • AROUND PEOPLE -- OUR HUSBANDS,OUR PARENTS, THOSE WHO LOVE US
  • 00:10:08.753 --> 00:10:10.622
  • OUR PARENTS, THOSE WHO LOVE US-- THAT MAKE US DREAM BIGGER,
  • 00:10:10.622 --> 00:10:11.389
  • -- THAT MAKE US DREAM BIGGER,THAT SEE THINGS BETTER.
  • 00:10:11.389 --> 00:10:12.590
  • THAT SEE THINGS BETTER.AND I THINK THAT'S IMPORTANT
  • 00:10:12.590 --> 00:10:15.160
  • AND I THINK THAT'S IMPORTANTTHAT WE HAVE THOSE VOICES IN
  • 00:10:15.160 --> 00:10:18.029
  • THAT WE HAVE THOSE VOICES INOUR LIVES.
  • 00:10:18.029 --> 00:10:18.730
  • OUR LIVES.I THINK IT'S IMPORTANT FOR US
  • 00:10:18.730 --> 00:10:20.365
  • I THINK IT'S IMPORTANT FOR USTO BE THOSE VOICES TO OTHER
  • 00:10:20.365 --> 00:10:20.932
  • TO BE THOSE VOICES TO OTHERPEOPLE.
  • 00:10:20.932 --> 00:10:21.599
  • PEOPLE.YOU KNOW, GOD LOVES TO SURPRISE
  • 00:10:21.599 --> 00:10:22.567
  • YOU KNOW, GOD LOVES TO SURPRISEUS.
  • 00:10:22.567 --> 00:10:23.168
  • US.HIS WAYS ARE HIGHER THAN OUR
  • 00:10:23.168 --> 00:10:24.736
  • HIS WAYS ARE HIGHER THAN OURWAYS.
  • 00:10:24.736 --> 00:10:25.470
  • WAYS.HIS THOUGHTS ARE HIGHER.
  • 00:10:25.470 --> 00:10:27.338
  • HIS THOUGHTS ARE HIGHER.HE WANTS US TO COME.
  • 00:10:27.338 --> 00:10:29.174
  • HE WANTS US TO COME.HE ALWAYS IS CALLING US HIGHER.
  • 00:10:29.174 --> 00:10:30.575
  • HE ALWAYS IS CALLING US HIGHER.HE'S NEVER PUSHING; HE'S ALWAYS
  • 00:10:30.575 --> 00:10:32.610
  • HE'S NEVER PUSHING; HE'S ALWAYSDRAWING US HIGHER.
  • 00:10:32.610 --> 00:10:35.046
  • DRAWING US HIGHER.AND, I LOVE THAT ABOUT GOD,
  • 00:10:35.046 --> 00:10:36.815
  • AND, I LOVE THAT ABOUT GOD,BECAUSE, I KNOW THAT HE WANTS
  • 00:10:36.815 --> 00:10:38.249
  • BECAUSE, I KNOW THAT HE WANTSTO DO EXCEEDING ABUNDANTLY,
  • 00:10:38.249 --> 00:10:40.985
  • TO DO EXCEEDING ABUNDANTLY,ABOVE WHAT ALL WE CAN IMAGINE
  • 00:10:40.985 --> 00:10:42.420
  • ABOVE WHAT ALL WE CAN IMAGINEOR PRAY FOR.
  • 00:10:42.420 --> 00:10:44.622
  • OR PRAY FOR.THAT'S WHAT GOD WANTS TO DO AND
  • 00:10:44.622 --> 00:10:45.890
  • THAT'S WHAT GOD WANTS TO DO ANDTHAT'S WHAT HE CAN DO.
  • 00:10:45.890 --> 00:10:47.692
  • THAT'S WHAT HE CAN DO.AND THAT'S WHAT I BELIEVE,
  • 00:10:47.692 --> 00:10:48.660
  • AND THAT'S WHAT I BELIEVE,VICTORIA, THAT WE'RE ALL CALLED
  • 00:10:48.660 --> 00:10:50.495
  • VICTORIA, THAT WE'RE ALL CALLEDTO DO, YOU KNOW.
  • 00:10:50.495 --> 00:10:51.062
  • TO DO, YOU KNOW.AND IT'S NOT STANDING ON A
  • 00:10:51.062 --> 00:10:52.530
  • AND IT'S NOT STANDING ON APLATFORM.
  • 00:10:52.530 --> 00:10:53.465
  • PLATFORM.IT'S NOT HAVING A MIC IN YOUR
  • 00:10:53.465 --> 00:10:54.466
  • IT'S NOT HAVING A MIC IN YOURHAND.
  • 00:10:54.466 --> 00:10:56.334
  • HAND.IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE ANYTHING
  • 00:10:56.334 --> 00:10:57.535
  • IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE ANYTHINGLIKE THAT, WITH MILLIONS OF
  • 00:10:57.535 --> 00:10:59.437
  • LIKE THAT, WITH MILLIONS OFFOLLOWERS.
  • 00:10:59.437 --> 00:11:00.872
  • FOLLOWERS.IT'S JUST THAT DAY-TO-DAY
  • 00:11:00.872 --> 00:11:03.141
  • IT'S JUST THAT DAY-TO-DAYPERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD
  • 00:11:03.141 --> 00:11:05.210
  • PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH GODTHAT EVERY PERSON YOU
  • 00:11:05.210 --> 00:11:07.645
  • THAT EVERY PERSON YOUENCOUNTER, EVERY CIRCUMSTANCE
  • 00:11:07.645 --> 00:11:11.015
  • ENCOUNTER, EVERY CIRCUMSTANCEYOU ENCOUNTER, YOU HAVE A
  • 00:11:11.015 --> 00:11:15.286
  • YOU ENCOUNTER, YOU HAVE AABSOLUTE INFLUENCE AND YOU HAVE
  • 00:11:15.286 --> 00:11:17.188
  • ABSOLUTE INFLUENCE AND YOU HAVESUCH AN OPPORTUNITY TO CHANGE
  • 00:11:17.188 --> 00:11:18.923
  • SUCH AN OPPORTUNITY TO CHANGETHE WORLD IN JUST THOSE
  • 00:11:18.923 --> 00:11:21.526
  • THE WORLD IN JUST THOSEEVERYDAY ENCOUNTERS WITH
  • 00:11:21.526 --> 00:11:23.728
  • EVERYDAY ENCOUNTERS WITHPEOPLE, CHANGING PEOPLE'S LIFE,
  • 00:11:23.728 --> 00:11:24.963
  • PEOPLE, CHANGING PEOPLE'S LIFE,CHANGING PEOPLE'S PERSPECTIVE,
  • 00:11:24.963 --> 00:11:25.964
  • CHANGING PEOPLE'S PERSPECTIVE,SPEAKING LIFE AND HOPE INTO
  • 00:11:25.964 --> 00:11:27.732
  • SPEAKING LIFE AND HOPE INTOPEOPLE.
  • 00:11:27.732 --> 00:11:29.567
  • PEOPLE.AND, VICTORIA, THERE'S NOBODY
  • 00:11:29.567 --> 00:11:30.168
  • AND, VICTORIA, THERE'S NOBODYTHAT DOES IT BETTER THAN YOU,
  • 00:11:30.168 --> 00:11:31.302
  • THAT DOES IT BETTER THAN YOU,BABE.
  • 00:11:31.302 --> 00:11:33.037
  • BABE.AND I LOVE YOU FOR IT.
  • 00:11:33.037 --> 00:11:33.705
  • AND I LOVE YOU FOR IT.- VICTORIA OSTEEN: AW...YOU'RE
  • 00:11:33.705 --> 00:11:34.405
  • - VICTORIA OSTEEN: AW...YOU'RESO SWEET.
  • 00:11:34.405 --> 00:11:35.473
  • SO SWEET.I LOVE THAT.
  • 00:11:35.473 --> 00:11:36.541
  • I LOVE THAT.YOU KNOW, WHEN YOU HEAR SOMEONE
  • 00:11:36.541 --> 00:11:37.275
  • YOU KNOW, WHEN YOU HEAR SOMEONEASK YOU, "WHAT ARE YOUR DREAMS
  • 00:11:37.275 --> 00:11:38.243
  • ASK YOU, "WHAT ARE YOUR DREAMSFOR THE FUTURE?" YOU KNOW,
  • 00:11:38.243 --> 00:11:38.910
  • FOR THE FUTURE?" YOU KNOW,"WHAT IS GOD PUTTING IN
  • 00:11:38.910 --> 00:11:40.745
  • "WHAT IS GOD PUTTING INYOUR HEART?"
  • 00:11:40.745 --> 00:11:41.713
  • YOUR HEART?"SOMETIMES, THAT CAN BE
  • 00:11:41.713 --> 00:11:43.081
  • SOMETIMES, THAT CAN BEALMOST OVERWHELMING FOR PEOPLE.
  • 00:11:43.081 --> 00:11:43.748
  • ALMOST OVERWHELMING FOR PEOPLE.THEY THINK: OH, MY GOSH!
  • 00:11:43.748 --> 00:11:45.083
  • THEY THINK: OH, MY GOSH!AM I SUPPOSED TO HAVE THIS
  • 00:11:45.083 --> 00:11:47.385
  • AM I SUPPOSED TO HAVE THISCERTAIN DREAM?
  • 00:11:47.385 --> 00:11:48.386
  • CERTAIN DREAM?AM I MISSING SOMETHING?
  • 00:11:48.386 --> 00:11:49.954
  • AM I MISSING SOMETHING?OR, MAYBE, YOU'VE JUST GOT AN
  • 00:11:49.954 --> 00:11:51.156
  • OR, MAYBE, YOU'VE JUST GOT ANINCLINATION ON THE INSIDE OF
  • 00:11:51.156 --> 00:11:52.123
  • INCLINATION ON THE INSIDE OFYOU.
  • 00:11:52.123 --> 00:11:53.291
  • YOU.THERE'S SOMETHING BUT I DON'T
  • 00:11:53.291 --> 00:11:55.960
  • THERE'S SOMETHING BUT I DON'TREALLY KNOW WHAT IT IS.
  • 00:11:55.960 --> 00:11:57.629
  • REALLY KNOW WHAT IT IS.AND I BET A LOT OF GIRLS
  • 00:11:57.629 --> 00:11:58.563
  • AND I BET A LOT OF GIRLSWATCHING, RIGHT NOW, COULD SAY:
  • 00:11:58.563 --> 00:11:59.464
  • WATCHING, RIGHT NOW, COULD SAY:I KNOW THERE'S MORE.
  • 00:11:59.464 --> 00:12:00.765
  • I KNOW THERE'S MORE.I DON'T EXACTLY KNOW WHAT IT
  • 00:12:00.765 --> 00:12:02.534
  • I DON'T EXACTLY KNOW WHAT ITIS.
  • 00:12:02.534 --> 00:12:03.501
  • IS.I CAN'T PUT MY FINGER ON IT,
  • 00:12:03.501 --> 00:12:05.637
  • I CAN'T PUT MY FINGER ON IT,BUT, I KNOW THERE'S SOMETHING.
  • 00:12:05.637 --> 00:12:07.639
  • BUT, I KNOW THERE'S SOMETHING.AND, I BELIEVE THAT'S THE SEED
  • 00:12:07.639 --> 00:12:09.440
  • AND, I BELIEVE THAT'S THE SEEDTHAT GOD PUTS IN ALL OF US, AND
  • 00:12:09.440 --> 00:12:11.242
  • THAT GOD PUTS IN ALL OF US, ANDIT'S WAY BIGGER THAN OUR SELF.
  • 00:12:11.242 --> 00:12:13.077
  • IT'S WAY BIGGER THAN OUR SELF.AND I BELIEVE THAT'S HOW YOU
  • 00:12:13.077 --> 00:12:13.945
  • AND I BELIEVE THAT'S HOW YOUCAN TELL IF YOUR DREAM IS
  • 00:12:13.945 --> 00:12:15.413
  • CAN TELL IF YOUR DREAM ISGOD-GIVEN.
  • 00:12:15.413 --> 00:12:17.015
  • GOD-GIVEN.BECAUSE IF YOU CAN ACCOMPLISH
  • 00:12:17.015 --> 00:12:19.217
  • BECAUSE IF YOU CAN ACCOMPLISHIT ON YOUR OWN, THEN IT IS NOT
  • 00:12:19.217 --> 00:12:21.286
  • IT ON YOUR OWN, THEN IT IS NOTA GOD-SIZED DREAM.
  • 00:12:21.286 --> 00:12:22.921
  • A GOD-SIZED DREAM.GOD ALWAYS PUTS US WAY OVER OUR
  • 00:12:22.921 --> 00:12:24.022
  • GOD ALWAYS PUTS US WAY OVER OURHEAD.
  • 00:12:24.022 --> 00:12:25.523
  • HEAD.AND IT'S SCARY.
  • 00:12:25.523 --> 00:12:27.058
  • AND IT'S SCARY.AND SO, YOU KNOW, I KNOW THAT
  • 00:12:27.058 --> 00:12:28.860
  • AND SO, YOU KNOW, I KNOW THATMANY TIMES-- LIKE THE DREAMER
  • 00:12:28.860 --> 00:12:29.828
  • MANY TIMES-- LIKE THE DREAMERIN THE BIBLE, JOSEPH.
  • 00:12:29.828 --> 00:12:31.462
  • IN THE BIBLE, JOSEPH.YOU KNOW, YOU ALWAYS COME BACK
  • 00:12:31.462 --> 00:12:32.664
  • YOU KNOW, YOU ALWAYS COME BACKTO HIM, BECAUSE GOD GAVE HIM A
  • 00:12:32.664 --> 00:12:35.400
  • TO HIM, BECAUSE GOD GAVE HIM ADREAM.
  • 00:12:35.400 --> 00:12:36.701
  • DREAM.AND GOD MADE HIS DREAM SO
  • 00:12:36.701 --> 00:12:38.236
  • AND GOD MADE HIS DREAM SOALMOST OBSCURE AND SO BIG THAT
  • 00:12:38.236 --> 00:12:40.738
  • ALMOST OBSCURE AND SO BIG THATHE HAD TO GO BACK TO GOD TO
  • 00:12:40.738 --> 00:12:43.408
  • HE HAD TO GO BACK TO GOD TOHEAR IT AGAIN.
  • 00:12:43.408 --> 00:12:46.311
  • HEAR IT AGAIN.AND THEN, HE GOT SO EXCITED
  • 00:12:46.311 --> 00:12:47.478
  • AND THEN, HE GOT SO EXCITEDABOUT WHAT GOD COULD DO THAT HE
  • 00:12:47.478 --> 00:12:48.112
  • ABOUT WHAT GOD COULD DO THAT HESTARTED TELLING EVERYBODY HIS
  • 00:12:48.112 --> 00:12:49.214
  • STARTED TELLING EVERYBODY HISDREAM.
  • 00:12:49.214 --> 00:12:50.181
  • DREAM.AND, YOU KNOW, I DON'T KNOW IF
  • 00:12:50.181 --> 00:12:51.349
  • AND, YOU KNOW, I DON'T KNOW IFTHAT WAS WISE.
  • 00:12:51.349 --> 00:12:52.417
  • THAT WAS WISE.YOU HEAR IT PREACHED: WELL, HE
  • 00:12:52.417 --> 00:12:53.351
  • YOU HEAR IT PREACHED: WELL, HESHOULDN'T HAVE DONE THAT.
  • 00:12:53.351 --> 00:12:54.319
  • SHOULDN'T HAVE DONE THAT.BUT, YOU KNOW, THERE'S
  • 00:12:54.319 --> 00:12:55.486
  • BUT, YOU KNOW, THERE'SSOMETHING ABOUT HAVING ENOUGH
  • 00:12:55.486 --> 00:12:57.088
  • SOMETHING ABOUT HAVING ENOUGHCONFIDENCE TO SPEAK OUT WHAT
  • 00:12:57.088 --> 00:12:58.122
  • CONFIDENCE TO SPEAK OUT WHATGOD IS SPEAKING TO YOU.
  • 00:12:58.122 --> 00:12:59.691
  • GOD IS SPEAKING TO YOU.AND IT IS IMPORTANT, LAURIE,
  • 00:12:59.691 --> 00:13:01.960
  • AND IT IS IMPORTANT, LAURIE,THAT WE SPEAK IT IN THE COMPANY
  • 00:13:01.960 --> 00:13:05.463
  • THAT WE SPEAK IT IN THE COMPANYOF THE RIGHT KIND OF PEOPLE --
  • 00:13:05.463 --> 00:13:07.298
  • OF THE RIGHT KIND OF PEOPLE --PEOPLE THAT CAN, YOU KNOW, NOT
  • 00:13:07.298 --> 00:13:08.132
  • PEOPLE THAT CAN, YOU KNOW, NOTFEEL LIKE THAT IT'S AN
  • 00:13:08.132 --> 00:13:09.701
  • FEEL LIKE THAT IT'S ANARROGANCE ON YOUR PART, BUT
  • 00:13:09.701 --> 00:13:11.803
  • ARROGANCE ON YOUR PART, BUTTHAT: IT'S BIGGER THAN ME, SO
  • 00:13:11.803 --> 00:13:12.971
  • THAT: IT'S BIGGER THAN ME, SOIT'S GOTTA BE GOD, AND IT'S SO
  • 00:13:12.971 --> 00:13:14.906
  • IT'S GOTTA BE GOD, AND IT'S SOMUCH BIGGER THAN ME THAT IT'S
  • 00:13:14.906 --> 00:13:16.574
  • MUCH BIGGER THAN ME THAT IT'SGONNA TAKE YOU TO HELP ME.
  • 00:13:16.574 --> 00:13:18.343
  • GONNA TAKE YOU TO HELP ME.AND I JUST THINK THAT, YOU
  • 00:13:18.343 --> 00:13:20.011
  • AND I JUST THINK THAT, YOUKNOW, HIS BROTHERS COULDN'T BUY
  • 00:13:20.011 --> 00:13:21.246
  • KNOW, HIS BROTHERS COULDN'T BUYTHE FACT THAT: YOU KNOW WHAT?
  • 00:13:21.246 --> 00:13:21.946
  • THE FACT THAT: YOU KNOW WHAT?THEY COULD HAVE BEEN PART OF
  • 00:13:21.946 --> 00:13:23.014
  • THEY COULD HAVE BEEN PART OFTHAT DREAM.
  • 00:13:23.014 --> 00:13:25.450
  • THAT DREAM.BECAUSE THEY BEGAN TO GET
  • 00:13:25.450 --> 00:13:26.718
  • BECAUSE THEY BEGAN TO GETJEALOUS AND THEY BEGAN TO, YOU
  • 00:13:26.718 --> 00:13:28.853
  • JEALOUS AND THEY BEGAN TO, YOUKNOW, PUT HIM DOWN AND--
  • 00:13:28.853 --> 00:13:31.322
  • KNOW, PUT HIM DOWN AND--INSTEAD OF GETTING ONBOARD
  • 00:13:31.322 --> 00:13:32.056
  • INSTEAD OF GETTING ONBOARDAND SAYING, "WELL, WHAT DOES
  • 00:13:32.056 --> 00:13:32.757
  • AND SAYING, "WELL, WHAT DOESTHAT MEAN?" YOU KNOW?
  • 00:13:32.757 --> 00:13:34.726
  • THAT MEAN?" YOU KNOW?"THERE'S SOMETHING THAT WE CAN
  • 00:13:34.726 --> 00:13:36.728
  • "THERE'S SOMETHING THAT WE CANALL DO, TOGETHER, YOU KNOW, TO
  • 00:13:36.728 --> 00:13:38.463
  • ALL DO, TOGETHER, YOU KNOW, TOMAKE THESE DREAMS COME TRUE."
  • 00:13:38.463 --> 00:13:39.864
  • MAKE THESE DREAMS COME TRUE."AND SO, IF YOU'RE SITTING
  • 00:13:39.864 --> 00:13:40.632
  • AND SO, IF YOU'RE SITTINGTHERE, TODAY, AND YOU'RE LIKE,
  • 00:13:40.632 --> 00:13:42.066
  • THERE, TODAY, AND YOU'RE LIKE,"YOU KNOW, I HAVE A DREAM, BUT
  • 00:13:42.066 --> 00:13:44.035
  • "YOU KNOW, I HAVE A DREAM, BUTI DON'T KNOW EXACTLY HOW TO
  • 00:13:44.035 --> 00:13:49.007
  • I DON'T KNOW EXACTLY HOW TOARTICULATE THAT DREAM OR WHO TO
  • 00:13:49.007 --> 00:13:49.707
  • ARTICULATE THAT DREAM OR WHO TOARTICULATE IT TO," YOU KNOW,
  • 00:13:49.707 --> 00:13:50.642
  • ARTICULATE IT TO," YOU KNOW,YOU NEED TO GO TO GOD AND GET
  • 00:13:50.642 --> 00:13:52.076
  • YOU NEED TO GO TO GOD AND GETMORE INFORMATION ON YOUR DREAM.
  • 00:13:52.076 --> 00:13:53.111
  • MORE INFORMATION ON YOUR DREAM.AND I REALLY THINK THAT, YOU
  • 00:13:53.111 --> 00:13:55.246
  • AND I REALLY THINK THAT, YOUKNOW, JOSEPH HAD SUCH AN IMAGE
  • 00:13:55.246 --> 00:13:56.514
  • KNOW, JOSEPH HAD SUCH AN IMAGEON THE INSIDE OF HIM OF GOD
  • 00:13:56.514 --> 00:13:59.918
  • ON THE INSIDE OF HIM OF GODTHAT THAT'S WHAT CAUSED HIM TO
  • 00:13:59.918 --> 00:14:01.219
  • THAT THAT'S WHAT CAUSED HIM TOOVERCOME EVERY OBSTACLE THAT HE
  • 00:14:01.219 --> 00:14:02.453
  • OVERCOME EVERY OBSTACLE THAT HEEVER FACED.
  • 00:14:02.453 --> 00:14:04.055
  • EVER FACED.THAT'S WHAT KEPT HIM GOING.
  • 00:14:04.055 --> 00:14:05.390
  • THAT'S WHAT KEPT HIM GOING.AND I THINK THAT'S WHAT'S GONNA
  • 00:14:05.390 --> 00:14:06.691
  • AND I THINK THAT'S WHAT'S GONNAHAVE TO KEEP US GOING.
  • 00:14:06.691 --> 00:14:08.159
  • HAVE TO KEEP US GOING.BECAUSE WE KNOW DREAMS EVOLVE.
  • 00:14:08.159 --> 00:14:09.861
  • BECAUSE WE KNOW DREAMS EVOLVE.WE CAN'T SEE THE END OF THAT
  • 00:14:09.861 --> 00:14:12.997
  • WE CAN'T SEE THE END OF THATDREAM.
  • 00:14:12.997 --> 00:14:15.066
  • DREAM.WE CAN ONLY SEE THE NEXT STEP.
  • 00:14:15.066 --> 00:14:16.167
  • WE CAN ONLY SEE THE NEXT STEP.AND I LOVE THE FACT THAT THE
  • 00:14:16.167 --> 00:14:17.268
  • AND I LOVE THE FACT THAT THEGIRLS WERE SAYING, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:14:17.268 --> 00:14:18.703
  • GIRLS WERE SAYING, YOU KNOW,PEOPLE DREAMED FOR THEM.
  • 00:14:18.703 --> 00:14:20.171
  • PEOPLE DREAMED FOR THEM.AND, YOU KNOW, I LOVE WHEN
  • 00:14:20.171 --> 00:14:21.773
  • AND, YOU KNOW, I LOVE WHENPEOPLE SPEAK INTO OUR LIVES.
  • 00:14:21.773 --> 00:14:23.374
  • PEOPLE SPEAK INTO OUR LIVES.BUT WE'VE GOTTA LEARN TO
  • 00:14:23.374 --> 00:14:24.208
  • BUT WE'VE GOTTA LEARN TORECEIVE THAT.
  • 00:14:24.208 --> 00:14:27.011
  • RECEIVE THAT.AND WE ALSO NEED TO KNOW THAT,
  • 00:14:27.011 --> 00:14:28.012
  • AND WE ALSO NEED TO KNOW THAT,YOU KNOW, EACH STEP LEADS TO
  • 00:14:28.012 --> 00:14:28.980
  • YOU KNOW, EACH STEP LEADS TOTHE NEXT STEP.
  • 00:14:28.980 --> 00:14:30.114
  • THE NEXT STEP.AND, YEAH, WE'RE GONNA DO SOME
  • 00:14:30.114 --> 00:14:31.516
  • AND, YEAH, WE'RE GONNA DO SOMETHINGS THAT ARE PROBABLY GONNA
  • 00:14:31.516 --> 00:14:33.551
  • THINGS THAT ARE PROBABLY GONNACAUSE US MAYBE TO DETOUR OR
  • 00:14:33.551 --> 00:14:35.653
  • CAUSE US MAYBE TO DETOUR ORMAYBE WE'RE GONNA LEARN
  • 00:14:35.653 --> 00:14:38.990
  • MAYBE WE'RE GONNA LEARNSOMETHING IN THAT STEP OF FAITH
  • 00:14:38.990 --> 00:14:39.958
  • SOMETHING IN THAT STEP OF FAITHTHAT WE NEED FOR THE NEXT STEP.
  • 00:14:39.958 --> 00:14:42.460
  • THAT WE NEED FOR THE NEXT STEP.SO, DREAMS ARE AN INTERESTING,
  • 00:14:42.460 --> 00:14:43.227
  • SO, DREAMS ARE AN INTERESTING,INTERESTING THING.
  • 00:14:43.227 --> 00:14:44.162
  • INTERESTING THING.YOU KNOW, WE'VE GOTTA BE
  • 00:14:44.162 --> 00:14:46.464
  • YOU KNOW, WE'VE GOTTA BEPATIENT, BECAUSE WE KNOW THAT
  • 00:14:46.464 --> 00:14:47.465
  • PATIENT, BECAUSE WE KNOW THATPATIENCE IS POWERFUL AND IT
  • 00:14:47.465 --> 00:14:49.200
  • PATIENCE IS POWERFUL AND ITBRINGS FORTH THE PROMISES OF
  • 00:14:49.200 --> 00:14:51.002
  • BRINGS FORTH THE PROMISES OFGOD.
  • 00:14:51.002 --> 00:14:52.003
  • GOD.BUT WE HAVE TO-- LIKE ELAINE
  • 00:14:52.003 --> 00:14:53.404
  • BUT WE HAVE TO-- LIKE ELAINESAID, WE GOTTA SHOW UP.
  • 00:14:53.404 --> 00:14:54.572
  • SAID, WE GOTTA SHOW UP.WE GOTTA SHOW UP, EVEN WHEN WE
  • 00:14:54.572 --> 00:14:56.207
  • WE GOTTA SHOW UP, EVEN WHEN WEDON'T FEEL LIKE WE HAVE THE
  • 00:14:56.207 --> 00:14:57.608
  • DON'T FEEL LIKE WE HAVE THERESOURCES, THE TALENT, OR THE
  • 00:14:57.608 --> 00:15:00.011
  • RESOURCES, THE TALENT, OR THEABILITY.
  • 00:15:00.011 --> 00:15:00.645
  • ABILITY.BECAUSE WE KNOW IF GOD SPOKE
  • 00:15:00.645 --> 00:15:01.679
  • BECAUSE WE KNOW IF GOD SPOKESOMETHING, IF HE'S PUT
  • 00:15:01.679 --> 00:15:03.414
  • SOMETHING, IF HE'S PUTSOMETHING INSIDE US, HE'S GOING
  • 00:15:03.414 --> 00:15:04.349
  • SOMETHING INSIDE US, HE'S GOINGTO SUPPLY.
  • 00:15:04.349 --> 00:15:05.316
  • TO SUPPLY.AND THAT'S THE KEY TO DREAMS:
  • 00:15:05.316 --> 00:15:07.418
  • AND THAT'S THE KEY TO DREAMS:WE CAN'T ONLY FOLLOW A DREAM IF
  • 00:15:07.418 --> 00:15:08.720
  • WE CAN'T ONLY FOLLOW A DREAM IFWE HAVE ENOUGH; WE HAVE TO
  • 00:15:08.720 --> 00:15:09.787
  • WE HAVE ENOUGH; WE HAVE TOFOLLOW A DREAM BECAUSE WE KNOW
  • 00:15:09.787 --> 00:15:11.422
  • FOLLOW A DREAM BECAUSE WE KNOWTHAT GOD IS MORE THAN ENOUGH.
  • 00:15:11.422 --> 00:15:13.424
  • THAT GOD IS MORE THAN ENOUGH.- JAMIE: THAT'S SO GOOD.
  • 00:15:13.424 --> 00:15:15.360
  • - JAMIE: THAT'S SO GOOD.AND I THINK THAT, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:15:15.360 --> 00:15:17.061
  • AND I THINK THAT, YOU KNOW,TALKING ABOUT HOW HE CAN DO SO
  • 00:15:17.061 --> 00:15:17.929
  • TALKING ABOUT HOW HE CAN DO SOMUCH MORE IN US THAN WE CAN
  • 00:15:17.929 --> 00:15:19.330
  • MUCH MORE IN US THAN WE CANEVER IMAGINE IS SO ENCOURAGING,
  • 00:15:19.330 --> 00:15:20.798
  • EVER IMAGINE IS SO ENCOURAGING,AND I THINK IT CAN, ALSO, FEEL
  • 00:15:20.798 --> 00:15:22.166
  • AND I THINK IT CAN, ALSO, FEELA LITTLE SCARY, SOMETIMES.
  • 00:15:22.166 --> 00:15:23.701
  • A LITTLE SCARY, SOMETIMES.'CAUSE I IMAGINE SOMETIMES I'M
  • 00:15:23.701 --> 00:15:24.569
  • 'CAUSE I IMAGINE SOMETIMES I'MLIKE: I DON'T KNOW IF I'M UP
  • 00:15:24.569 --> 00:15:26.204
  • LIKE: I DON'T KNOW IF I'M UPFOR WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE FOR ME,
  • 00:15:26.204 --> 00:15:26.938
  • FOR WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE FOR ME,GOD.
  • 00:15:26.938 --> 00:15:27.839
  • GOD.THIS DREAM FEELS IMPOSSIBLE.
  • 00:15:27.839 --> 00:15:28.906
  • THIS DREAM FEELS IMPOSSIBLE.IT FEELS SO BIG.
  • 00:15:28.906 --> 00:15:31.709
  • IT FEELS SO BIG.AND I THINK, FOR ME, THAT'S A
  • 00:15:31.709 --> 00:15:33.011
  • AND I THINK, FOR ME, THAT'S AFUN PLACE TO BE.
  • 00:15:33.011 --> 00:15:33.644
  • FUN PLACE TO BE.BECAUSE I'M THINKING: OKAY,
  • 00:15:33.644 --> 00:15:35.013
  • BECAUSE I'M THINKING: OKAY,THIS IS SO CRAZY, IT'S SO,
  • 00:15:35.013 --> 00:15:37.081
  • THIS IS SO CRAZY, IT'S SO,LIKE, OUT OF MY CONTROL.
  • 00:15:37.081 --> 00:15:38.082
  • LIKE, OUT OF MY CONTROL.IT HAS TO BE GOD, IF HE SHOWS
  • 00:15:38.082 --> 00:15:39.384
  • IT HAS TO BE GOD, IF HE SHOWSUP.
  • 00:15:39.384 --> 00:15:40.618
  • UP.AND, I'VE HAD A LOT OF PEOPLE
  • 00:15:40.618 --> 00:15:41.519
  • AND, I'VE HAD A LOT OF PEOPLEASK ME, YOU KNOW: "JAMIE,
  • 00:15:41.519 --> 00:15:42.453
  • ASK ME, YOU KNOW: "JAMIE,HOW...HOW DO YOU KNOW WHAT'S
  • 00:15:42.453 --> 00:15:43.221
  • HOW...HOW DO YOU KNOW WHAT'SNEXT?
  • 00:15:43.221 --> 00:15:44.255
  • NEXT?LIKE, HOW DO YOU KNOW...?"
  • 00:15:44.255 --> 00:15:45.323
  • LIKE, HOW DO YOU KNOW...?"THEY TALK ABOUT: "HOW DO I KNOW
  • 00:15:45.323 --> 00:15:45.757
  • THEY TALK ABOUT: "HOW DO I KNOWMY CALLING?"
  • 00:15:45.757 --> 00:15:46.457
  • MY CALLING?""HOW DO I KNOW IF THIS DREAM IS
  • 00:15:46.457 --> 00:15:47.325
  • "HOW DO I KNOW IF THIS DREAM ISFROM GOD?"
  • 00:15:47.325 --> 00:15:48.126
  • FROM GOD?""HOW DO I KNOW HOW TO DISCERN
  • 00:15:48.126 --> 00:15:50.161
  • "HOW DO I KNOW HOW TO DISCERNTHIS?"
  • 00:15:50.161 --> 00:15:51.629
  • THIS?"AND, THE THING THAT IS SO
  • 00:15:51.629 --> 00:15:53.231
  • AND, THE THING THAT IS SOAMAZING ABOUT GOD IS THAT HE
  • 00:15:53.231 --> 00:15:54.665
  • AMAZING ABOUT GOD IS THAT HEGIVES US A WAY TO KNOW.
  • 00:15:54.665 --> 00:15:55.600
  • GIVES US A WAY TO KNOW.HE DIDN'T JUST LEAVE US HERE
  • 00:15:55.600 --> 00:15:58.202
  • HE DIDN'T JUST LEAVE US HEREAND ASK US TO FIGURE THINGS OUT
  • 00:15:58.202 --> 00:15:59.237
  • AND ASK US TO FIGURE THINGS OUTON OUR OWN.
  • 00:15:59.237 --> 00:16:00.972
  • ON OUR OWN.HE DOESN'T JUST SAY: WELL...
  • 00:16:00.972 --> 00:16:03.074
  • HE DOESN'T JUST SAY: WELL...JUST KINDA TAKE A GUESS AND SEE
  • 00:16:03.074 --> 00:16:04.208
  • JUST KINDA TAKE A GUESS AND SEEWHERE IT IS.
  • 00:16:04.208 --> 00:16:06.144
  • WHERE IT IS.BUT...HE GAVE US HIS WORD AND
  • 00:16:06.144 --> 00:16:07.612
  • BUT...HE GAVE US HIS WORD ANDHE GAVE US THE HOLY SPIRIT.
  • 00:16:07.612 --> 00:16:09.347
  • HE GAVE US THE HOLY SPIRIT.AND, WITH THOSE TWO THINGS,
  • 00:16:09.347 --> 00:16:10.448
  • AND, WITH THOSE TWO THINGS,GUYS, WE CAN DO ANYTHING,
  • 00:16:10.448 --> 00:16:11.916
  • GUYS, WE CAN DO ANYTHING,BECAUSE THIS IS HOW GOD TALKS
  • 00:16:11.916 --> 00:16:13.351
  • BECAUSE THIS IS HOW GOD TALKSTO US, AS HIS PEOPLE.
  • 00:16:13.351 --> 00:16:15.353
  • TO US, AS HIS PEOPLE.IN FACT, IN ROMANS CHAPTER 12,
  • 00:16:15.353 --> 00:16:17.422
  • IN FACT, IN ROMANS CHAPTER 12,VERSE 2, IT SAYS THIS: "DO NOT
  • 00:16:17.422 --> 00:16:19.524
  • VERSE 2, IT SAYS THIS: "DO NOTBE CONFORMED TO THIS WORLD, BUT
  • 00:16:19.524 --> 00:16:21.225
  • BE CONFORMED TO THIS WORLD, BUTBE TRANSFORMED BY THE RENEWAL
  • 00:16:21.225 --> 00:16:24.395
  • BE TRANSFORMED BY THE RENEWALOF YOUR MIND, THAT BY TESTING
  • 00:16:24.395 --> 00:16:26.697
  • OF YOUR MIND, THAT BY TESTINGYOU MAY DISCERN WHAT IS THE
  • 00:16:26.697 --> 00:16:27.799
  • YOU MAY DISCERN WHAT IS THEWILL OF GOD, WHAT IS GOOD AND
  • 00:16:27.799 --> 00:16:29.600
  • WILL OF GOD, WHAT IS GOOD ANDACCEPTABLE AND PERFECT."
  • 00:16:29.600 --> 00:16:31.102
  • ACCEPTABLE AND PERFECT."AND HE'S TALKING TO US THERE.
  • 00:16:31.102 --> 00:16:32.270
  • AND HE'S TALKING TO US THERE.PAUL'S WRITING AND HE'S SAYING:
  • 00:16:32.270 --> 00:16:33.171
  • PAUL'S WRITING AND HE'S SAYING:HEY, YOU WANNA KNOW THE WILL OF
  • 00:16:33.171 --> 00:16:33.704
  • HEY, YOU WANNA KNOW THE WILL OFGOD?
  • 00:16:33.704 --> 00:16:34.405
  • GOD?YOU WANNA KNOW HOW TO TEST IT?
  • 00:16:34.405 --> 00:16:35.239
  • YOU WANNA KNOW HOW TO TEST IT?YOU WANNA KNOW WHAT HE WANTS
  • 00:16:35.239 --> 00:16:36.074
  • YOU WANNA KNOW WHAT HE WANTSFOR YOU?
  • 00:16:36.074 --> 00:16:37.575
  • FOR YOU?YOU HAVE TO BE TRANSFORMED BY
  • 00:16:37.575 --> 00:16:39.043
  • YOU HAVE TO BE TRANSFORMED BYTHE RENEWAL OF YOUR MIND.
  • 00:16:39.043 --> 00:16:41.012
  • THE RENEWAL OF YOUR MIND.AND THE WAY THAT YOU TRANSFORM
  • 00:16:41.012 --> 00:16:43.047
  • AND THE WAY THAT YOU TRANSFORMYOUR MIND IS THROUGH HIS WORD.
  • 00:16:43.047 --> 00:16:44.449
  • YOUR MIND IS THROUGH HIS WORD.THERE'S NO OTHER WAY!
  • 00:16:44.449 --> 00:16:45.249
  • THERE'S NO OTHER WAY!I CAN'T TRANSFORM MY MIND TO
  • 00:16:45.249 --> 00:16:47.318
  • I CAN'T TRANSFORM MY MIND TOKNOW MORE ABOUT GOD BY LOOKING
  • 00:16:47.318 --> 00:16:48.986
  • KNOW MORE ABOUT GOD BY LOOKINGAT A SUNSET, OR WATCHING A
  • 00:16:48.986 --> 00:16:49.620
  • AT A SUNSET, OR WATCHING ARAINBOW, OR PLAYING WITH MY
  • 00:16:49.620 --> 00:16:50.955
  • RAINBOW, OR PLAYING WITH MYKIDS.
  • 00:16:50.955 --> 00:16:51.689
  • KIDS.THOSE ARE ALL WONDERFUL THINGS
  • 00:16:51.689 --> 00:16:52.723
  • THOSE ARE ALL WONDERFUL THINGS-- I LOVE THEM ALL! -- BUT THAT
  • 00:16:52.723 --> 00:16:54.492
  • -- I LOVE THEM ALL! -- BUT THATDOES NOT HELP ME DISCERN THE
  • 00:16:54.492 --> 00:16:56.094
  • DOES NOT HELP ME DISCERN THEWILL OF GOD.
  • 00:16:56.094 --> 00:16:58.863
  • WILL OF GOD.BUT GOD'S WORD DOES.
  • 00:16:58.863 --> 00:17:00.231
  • BUT GOD'S WORD DOES.ONE OF MY FAVORITE VERSES
  • 00:17:00.231 --> 00:17:01.165
  • ONE OF MY FAVORITE VERSESTHAT WE ALL LEARNED AS A
  • 00:17:01.165 --> 00:17:02.567
  • THAT WE ALL LEARNED AS AKID -- IN FACT, I BET WE COULD
  • 00:17:02.567 --> 00:17:03.201
  • KID -- IN FACT, I BET WE COULDALL SING A SONG ABOUT IT -- IS
  • 00:17:03.201 --> 00:17:06.270
  • ALL SING A SONG ABOUT IT -- ISIN PSALM 119:105.
  • 00:17:06.270 --> 00:17:07.638
  • IN PSALM 119:105.AND IT SAYS: "YOUR WORD IS A
  • 00:17:07.638 --> 00:17:09.006
  • AND IT SAYS: "YOUR WORD IS ALAMP TO MY FEET AND A LIGHT TO
  • 00:17:09.006 --> 00:17:10.108
  • LAMP TO MY FEET AND A LIGHT TOMY PATH."
  • 00:17:10.108 --> 00:17:12.743
  • MY PATH."AND WE'RE TALKING ABOUT, YOU
  • 00:17:12.743 --> 00:17:14.645
  • AND WE'RE TALKING ABOUT, YOUKNOW, GOD'S WORD IS HOW WE KNOW
  • 00:17:14.645 --> 00:17:16.180
  • KNOW, GOD'S WORD IS HOW WE KNOWWHAT TO DO NEXT, WHERE TO GO.
  • 00:17:16.180 --> 00:17:18.116
  • WHAT TO DO NEXT, WHERE TO GO.THAT'S HOW, WHEN YOU'RE CHASING
  • 00:17:18.116 --> 00:17:19.283
  • THAT'S HOW, WHEN YOU'RE CHASINGTHOSE DREAMS, AND YOU THINK,
  • 00:17:19.283 --> 00:17:20.451
  • THOSE DREAMS, AND YOU THINK,"GOD PUT SOMETHING IN ME -- HOW
  • 00:17:20.451 --> 00:17:22.019
  • "GOD PUT SOMETHING IN ME -- HOWDO I KNOW IF IT'S FROM HIM?"--
  • 00:17:22.019 --> 00:17:23.387
  • DO I KNOW IF IT'S FROM HIM?"--LISTEN, SISTER, YOU NEED TO BE
  • 00:17:23.387 --> 00:17:25.056
  • LISTEN, SISTER, YOU NEED TO BEIN THE WORD.
  • 00:17:25.056 --> 00:17:27.358
  • IN THE WORD.READ HIS WORD, ALLOW THE HOLY
  • 00:17:27.358 --> 00:17:27.992
  • READ HIS WORD, ALLOW THE HOLYSPIRIT TO DO--
  • 00:17:27.992 --> 00:17:29.127
  • SPIRIT TO DO--AND, THEN, GOD SAYS HERE, HE
  • 00:17:29.127 --> 00:17:30.094
  • AND, THEN, GOD SAYS HERE, HESAYS: "YOUR WORD IS A LAMP UNTO
  • 00:17:30.094 --> 00:17:31.095
  • SAYS: "YOUR WORD IS A LAMP UNTOMY FEET."
  • 00:17:31.095 --> 00:17:32.463
  • MY FEET."HERE'S WHAT I WISH IT SAID.
  • 00:17:32.463 --> 00:17:33.731
  • HERE'S WHAT I WISH IT SAID.IF I COULD REWRITE THE BIBLE--
  • 00:17:33.731 --> 00:17:34.765
  • IF I COULD REWRITE THE BIBLE--I SHOULDN'T EVEN SAY THAT.
  • 00:17:34.765 --> 00:17:35.900
  • I SHOULDN'T EVEN SAY THAT.THAT'S HERESY.
  • 00:17:35.900 --> 00:17:36.467
  • THAT'S HERESY.DON'T EVEN LISTEN TO ME.
  • 00:17:36.467 --> 00:17:36.968
  • DON'T EVEN LISTEN TO ME.[LAUGHTER]
  • 00:17:36.968 --> 00:17:38.336
  • [LAUGHTER]BUT HERE'S WHAT I WISH IT SAID
  • 00:17:38.336 --> 00:17:40.538
  • BUT HERE'S WHAT I WISH IT SAID-- I WISH IT SAID: YOUR WORD IS
  • 00:17:40.538 --> 00:17:41.806
  • -- I WISH IT SAID: YOUR WORD ISLIKE A SPOTLIGHT TO MY WHOLE
  • 00:17:41.806 --> 00:17:43.541
  • LIKE A SPOTLIGHT TO MY WHOLELIFE AND I'LL KNOW EVERYTHING.
  • 00:17:43.541 --> 00:17:44.041
  • LIFE AND I'LL KNOW EVERYTHING.BUT IT DOESN'T SAY THAT.
  • 00:17:44.041 --> 00:17:46.177
  • BUT IT DOESN'T SAY THAT.IT SAYS: YOUR WORD IS A LAMP
  • 00:17:46.177 --> 00:17:48.179
  • IT SAYS: YOUR WORD IS A LAMPUNTO MY FEET.
  • 00:17:48.179 --> 00:17:49.313
  • UNTO MY FEET.AND SO, SOMETIMES, GIRLS, WE
  • 00:17:49.313 --> 00:17:50.515
  • AND SO, SOMETIMES, GIRLS, WEGOTTA CHASE OUR DREAMS, ONE
  • 00:17:50.515 --> 00:17:53.084
  • GOTTA CHASE OUR DREAMS, ONESTEP AT A TIME, AND ALLOW GOD
  • 00:17:53.084 --> 00:17:54.452
  • STEP AT A TIME, AND ALLOW GODTO LIGHT UP THAT STEP, THEN THE
  • 00:17:54.452 --> 00:17:55.820
  • TO LIGHT UP THAT STEP, THEN THENEXT STEP, THEN THE NEXT STEP.
  • 00:17:55.820 --> 00:17:58.890
  • NEXT STEP, THEN THE NEXT STEP.AND SO, BE IN HIS WORD.
  • 00:17:58.890 --> 00:18:00.158
  • AND SO, BE IN HIS WORD.READ HIS WORD.
  • 00:18:00.158 --> 00:18:01.025
  • READ HIS WORD.LET THE HOLY SPIRIT SHOW YOU
  • 00:18:01.025 --> 00:18:01.893
  • LET THE HOLY SPIRIT SHOW YOUWHAT TO DO.
  • 00:18:01.893 --> 00:18:03.194
  • WHAT TO DO.AND GOD IS A FAITHFUL GOD AND
  • 00:18:03.194 --> 00:18:04.862
  • AND GOD IS A FAITHFUL GOD ANDHE'S GONNA LIGHT UP THOSE NEXT
  • 00:18:04.862 --> 00:18:06.063
  • HE'S GONNA LIGHT UP THOSE NEXTSTEPS THAT YOU HAVE.
  • 00:18:06.063 --> 00:18:06.764
  • STEPS THAT YOU HAVE.- DIANNA: I THINK THAT IS
  • 00:18:06.764 --> 00:18:07.598
  • - DIANNA: I THINK THAT ISPERFECT.
  • 00:18:07.598 --> 00:18:08.499
  • PERFECT.THAT'S ICING ON THE CAKE,
  • 00:18:08.499 --> 00:18:09.834
  • THAT'S ICING ON THE CAKE,JANIE.
  • 00:18:09.834 --> 00:18:10.801
  • JANIE.I THINK THE WORD NAVIGATES FOR
  • 00:18:10.801 --> 00:18:12.737
  • I THINK THE WORD NAVIGATES FORUS A PATH THAT HASN'T BEEN
  • 00:18:12.737 --> 00:18:13.738
  • US A PATH THAT HASN'T BEENPAVED.
  • 00:18:13.738 --> 00:18:15.039
  • PAVED.SOMETIMES, ESPECIALLY FOR US,
  • 00:18:15.039 --> 00:18:17.608
  • SOMETIMES, ESPECIALLY FOR US,WE WILL STEP INTO PLACES THAT
  • 00:18:17.608 --> 00:18:19.110
  • WE WILL STEP INTO PLACES THATDREAMS-- WHETHER IT'S A FLESH
  • 00:18:19.110 --> 00:18:22.180
  • DREAMS-- WHETHER IT'S A FLESHDREAM OR GOD DREAM, IT REALLY
  • 00:18:22.180 --> 00:18:25.950
  • DREAM OR GOD DREAM, IT REALLYTESTS THE DREAM THAT WE HAVE
  • 00:18:25.950 --> 00:18:27.818
  • TESTS THE DREAM THAT WE HAVEBEEN HIDING IN OUR HEARTS.
  • 00:18:27.818 --> 00:18:30.154
  • BEEN HIDING IN OUR HEARTS.AND, FOR ME, IT WAS THE CAREER
  • 00:18:30.154 --> 00:18:32.390
  • AND, FOR ME, IT WAS THE CAREEROF BEING AN OPERA SINGER.
  • 00:18:32.390 --> 00:18:36.294
  • OF BEING AN OPERA SINGER.AND...I KNEW AT THE END OF MY
  • 00:18:36.294 --> 00:18:38.162
  • AND...I KNEW AT THE END OF MYROPE IN THAT-- YOU KNOW, IN
  • 00:18:38.162 --> 00:18:39.830
  • ROPE IN THAT-- YOU KNOW, INTHAT LENGTHENED SPACE OF MY
  • 00:18:39.830 --> 00:18:41.232
  • THAT LENGTHENED SPACE OF MYCAREER, I GAVE FIVE YEARS INTO
  • 00:18:41.232 --> 00:18:44.669
  • CAREER, I GAVE FIVE YEARS INTOIT -- I WAS REALLY GOOD AT IT.
  • 00:18:44.669 --> 00:18:45.703
  • IT -- I WAS REALLY GOOD AT IT.BUT I KNEW THE CHOICES THAT I
  • 00:18:45.703 --> 00:18:47.138
  • BUT I KNEW THE CHOICES THAT IWAS MAKING -- IN THE ARTS, IN
  • 00:18:47.138 --> 00:18:49.106
  • WAS MAKING -- IN THE ARTS, INTHE THEATER REALM -- THAT THEY
  • 00:18:49.106 --> 00:18:50.308
  • THE THEATER REALM -- THAT THEYWEREN'T HEALTHY CHOICES AIMING
  • 00:18:50.308 --> 00:18:54.278
  • WEREN'T HEALTHY CHOICES AIMINGTOWARDS...A GODLY LIFE.
  • 00:18:54.278 --> 00:18:55.279
  • TOWARDS...A GODLY LIFE.DOES THAT MAKE SENSE?
  • 00:18:55.279 --> 00:18:56.013
  • DOES THAT MAKE SENSE?I DON'T KNOW IF IT MAKES SENSE
  • 00:18:56.013 --> 00:18:57.014
  • I DON'T KNOW IF IT MAKES SENSEFOR MANY OF YOU WATCHING.
  • 00:18:57.014 --> 00:18:59.417
  • FOR MANY OF YOU WATCHING.THERE ARE DREAMS THAT YOU
  • 00:18:59.417 --> 00:19:01.352
  • THERE ARE DREAMS THAT YOUDREAM -- SELFISH DREAMS.
  • 00:19:01.352 --> 00:19:02.353
  • DREAM -- SELFISH DREAMS.THEY'RE GOOD INTENTIONS, BUT
  • 00:19:02.353 --> 00:19:04.589
  • THEY'RE GOOD INTENTIONS, BUTTHEY DON'T LEAD YOU TO THE PATH
  • 00:19:04.589 --> 00:19:06.591
  • THEY DON'T LEAD YOU TO THE PATHWHERE YOU WILL INFLUENCE MANY.
  • 00:19:06.591 --> 00:19:09.860
  • WHERE YOU WILL INFLUENCE MANY.INSTEAD, IT WILL EITHER BE
  • 00:19:09.860 --> 00:19:12.363
  • INSTEAD, IT WILL EITHER BETOXIC AND IT WILL POLLUTE WHAT
  • 00:19:12.363 --> 00:19:13.531
  • TOXIC AND IT WILL POLLUTE WHATYOU ARE AS A PERSON--
  • 00:19:13.531 --> 00:19:15.633
  • YOU ARE AS A PERSON--AND SO, I BEGAN TO TEST THE
  • 00:19:15.633 --> 00:19:18.603
  • AND SO, I BEGAN TO TEST THEDREAM.
  • 00:19:18.603 --> 00:19:19.704
  • DREAM.AND, AT THE AGE OF 23, THAT'S
  • 00:19:19.704 --> 00:19:21.339
  • AND, AT THE AGE OF 23, THAT'SWHEN I MET JESUS.
  • 00:19:21.339 --> 00:19:22.873
  • WHEN I MET JESUS.AND HE BASICALLY SAID: "DIANNA,
  • 00:19:22.873 --> 00:19:23.975
  • AND HE BASICALLY SAID: "DIANNA,IF YOU GIVE ME YOUR LIFE..."
  • 00:19:23.975 --> 00:19:25.543
  • IF YOU GIVE ME YOUR LIFE..."WHOOH!
  • 00:19:25.543 --> 00:19:28.846
  • WHOOH!"...I'LL GIVE YOU A GOD DREAM."
  • 00:19:28.846 --> 00:19:29.714
  • "...I'LL GIVE YOU A GOD DREAM."- VICTORIA: MMH.
  • 00:19:29.714 --> 00:19:31.983
  • - VICTORIA: MMH.[EXHALES EMOTIONALLY]
  • 00:19:31.983 --> 00:19:32.883
  • [EXHALES EMOTIONALLY]- DIANNA: (EMOTIONAL VOICE)
  • 00:19:32.883 --> 00:19:33.951
  • - DIANNA: (EMOTIONAL VOICE)AND THAT IS THE BEAUTY OF WHAT
  • 00:19:33.951 --> 00:19:34.552
  • AND THAT IS THE BEAUTY OF WHATGOD DOES WITH THE FRAGMENTS OF
  • 00:19:34.552 --> 00:19:36.687
  • GOD DOES WITH THE FRAGMENTS OFYOUR LIFE.
  • 00:19:36.687 --> 00:19:38.723
  • YOUR LIFE.IT'S THE GOD-SIZED DREAM.
  • 00:19:38.723 --> 00:19:39.490
  • IT'S THE GOD-SIZED DREAM.HE WILL SWITCH ONE FOR THE
  • 00:19:39.490 --> 00:19:41.993
  • HE WILL SWITCH ONE FOR THEOTHER.
  • 00:19:41.993 --> 00:19:42.560
  • OTHER.AND, FOR ME, I WAS ON
  • 00:19:42.560 --> 00:19:45.062
  • AND, FOR ME, I WAS ONTHE ROAD OF DOING REALLY
  • 00:19:45.062 --> 00:19:46.831
  • THE ROAD OF DOING REALLYWELL -- EXTREMELY SUCCESSFUL.
  • 00:19:46.831 --> 00:19:49.100
  • WELL -- EXTREMELY SUCCESSFUL.BUT I KNEW I WAS HEADED DOWN A
  • 00:19:49.100 --> 00:19:51.469
  • BUT I KNEW I WAS HEADED DOWN ALIFE OF SELF-IMPLOSION.
  • 00:19:51.469 --> 00:19:53.971
  • LIFE OF SELF-IMPLOSION.AND, HERE, THE LORD SAID: OH,
  • 00:19:53.971 --> 00:19:55.206
  • AND, HERE, THE LORD SAID: OH,DIANNA, IF YOU WOULD JUST GIVE
  • 00:19:55.206 --> 00:19:56.974
  • DIANNA, IF YOU WOULD JUST GIVEME THAT, I'M GONNA GIVE YOU A
  • 00:19:56.974 --> 00:19:58.376
  • ME THAT, I'M GONNA GIVE YOU ADREAM THAT IS BEYOND YOUR MIND.
  • 00:19:58.376 --> 00:20:00.845
  • DREAM THAT IS BEYOND YOUR MIND.AND, WOULDN'T YOU KNOW,
  • 00:20:00.845 --> 00:20:01.479
  • AND, WOULDN'T YOU KNOW,24 YEARS LATER -- I NEVER
  • 00:20:01.479 --> 00:20:03.948
  • 24 YEARS LATER -- I NEVERLOOKED BACK.
  • 00:20:03.948 --> 00:20:05.049
  • LOOKED BACK.(VOICE NORMALIZED) SOMETIMES, I
  • 00:20:05.049 --> 00:20:06.951
  • (VOICE NORMALIZED) SOMETIMES, IUTILIZE THE TOOLS THAT I'VE
  • 00:20:06.951 --> 00:20:08.719
  • UTILIZE THE TOOLS THAT I'VELEARNED IN THAT REALM OF MY
  • 00:20:08.719 --> 00:20:10.521
  • LEARNED IN THAT REALM OF MYCAREER -- BEING A PUBLIC
  • 00:20:10.521 --> 00:20:13.157
  • CAREER -- BEING A PUBLICSPEAKER -- LEADING PEOPLE TO
  • 00:20:13.157 --> 00:20:15.293
  • SPEAKER -- LEADING PEOPLE TOJESUS, HAVING AN AFFINITY WITH
  • 00:20:15.293 --> 00:20:17.695
  • JESUS, HAVING AN AFFINITY WITHPEOPLE THAT UNDERSTAND WHAT
  • 00:20:17.695 --> 00:20:19.263
  • PEOPLE THAT UNDERSTAND WHATTHAT LIFE LOOKS LIKE, HELPING
  • 00:20:19.263 --> 00:20:21.999
  • THAT LIFE LOOKS LIKE, HELPINGTHEM, ADMINISTERING TO THEM,
  • 00:20:21.999 --> 00:20:24.468
  • THEM, ADMINISTERING TO THEM,COMING OUT OF THAT LIFE AND
  • 00:20:24.468 --> 00:20:25.770
  • COMING OUT OF THAT LIFE ANDCOMING INTO THE NEW LIFE OF
  • 00:20:25.770 --> 00:20:27.772
  • COMING INTO THE NEW LIFE OFJESUS, HELPING THEM TRANSITION,
  • 00:20:27.772 --> 00:20:29.173
  • JESUS, HELPING THEM TRANSITION,AND SAY: YOU KNOW WHAT?
  • 00:20:29.173 --> 00:20:30.374
  • AND SAY: YOU KNOW WHAT?THOSE TOOLS, THOSE THINGS THAT
  • 00:20:30.374 --> 00:20:31.509
  • THOSE TOOLS, THOSE THINGS THATYOU LEARNED IN THE THEATER, IN
  • 00:20:31.509 --> 00:20:34.478
  • YOU LEARNED IN THE THEATER, INTHE ARTS?
  • 00:20:34.478 --> 00:20:35.680
  • THE ARTS?THEY WON'T LIE DORMANT.
  • 00:20:35.680 --> 00:20:36.113
  • THEY WON'T LIE DORMANT.GOD WILL USE THEM.
  • 00:20:36.113 --> 00:20:37.815
  • GOD WILL USE THEM.BUT IN A NEW WAY.
  • 00:20:37.815 --> 00:20:39.350
  • BUT IN A NEW WAY.AND, WOULDN'T YOU KNOW, HERE,
  • 00:20:39.350 --> 00:20:41.585
  • AND, WOULDN'T YOU KNOW, HERE,THE LORD IS TEACHING ME MORE
  • 00:20:41.585 --> 00:20:42.820
  • THE LORD IS TEACHING ME MOREAND MORE ABOUT THE GIFTS HE HAS
  • 00:20:42.820 --> 00:20:45.956
  • AND MORE ABOUT THE GIFTS HE HASGIVEN INTO MY LIFE.
  • 00:20:45.956 --> 00:20:47.458
  • GIVEN INTO MY LIFE.AND SO, FOR MANY OF US THAT ARE
  • 00:20:47.458 --> 00:20:50.061
  • AND SO, FOR MANY OF US THAT AREKIND OF WALKING INTO THE SPACE
  • 00:20:50.061 --> 00:20:52.063
  • KIND OF WALKING INTO THE SPACEOF, "WELL, IS IT A GOD DREAM?"
  • 00:20:52.063 --> 00:20:52.997
  • OF, "WELL, IS IT A GOD DREAM?"-- WELL, I'M HERE TO TELL YOU
  • 00:20:52.997 --> 00:20:55.700
  • -- WELL, I'M HERE TO TELL YOUGOD WILL TEST IT.
  • 00:20:55.700 --> 00:20:56.300
  • GOD WILL TEST IT.GOD WILL TEST IT.
  • 00:20:56.300 --> 00:20:57.668
  • GOD WILL TEST IT.IF IT HAS A SELFISH NATURE OR
  • 00:20:57.668 --> 00:20:59.036
  • IF IT HAS A SELFISH NATURE ORIF IT HAS AN ETERNAL VALUE TO
  • 00:20:59.036 --> 00:20:59.904
  • IF IT HAS AN ETERNAL VALUE TOIT.
  • 00:20:59.904 --> 00:21:01.872
  • IT.AND SO, I JUST KNOW THAT WITH
  • 00:21:01.872 --> 00:21:04.175
  • AND SO, I JUST KNOW THAT WITHTHAT, GOD WILL USE AND UTILIZE
  • 00:21:04.175 --> 00:21:06.377
  • THAT, GOD WILL USE AND UTILIZEEVERY FRAGMENT OF YOUR LIFE --
  • 00:21:06.377 --> 00:21:08.479
  • EVERY FRAGMENT OF YOUR LIFE --GOOD OR BAD, THE UGLY, THE
  • 00:21:08.479 --> 00:21:10.514
  • GOOD OR BAD, THE UGLY, THESINFUL -- AND THEN REDEEM IT
  • 00:21:10.514 --> 00:21:12.049
  • SINFUL -- AND THEN REDEEM ITAND TURN IT AROUND.
  • 00:21:12.049 --> 00:21:13.451
  • AND TURN IT AROUND.GOD IS THE GREAT RECYCLER OF
  • 00:21:13.451 --> 00:21:14.352
  • GOD IS THE GREAT RECYCLER OFDREAMS.
  • 00:21:14.352 --> 00:21:16.420
  • DREAMS.AND SO, HE WILL NEVER LET
  • 00:21:16.420 --> 00:21:18.255
  • AND SO, HE WILL NEVER LETANYTHING GO TO WASTE IN THE
  • 00:21:18.255 --> 00:21:20.157
  • ANYTHING GO TO WASTE IN THEREALM OF ETERNITY.
  • 00:21:20.157 --> 00:21:21.258
  • REALM OF ETERNITY.- ELAINE: ISN'T THAT THE
  • 00:21:21.258 --> 00:21:23.227
  • - ELAINE: ISN'T THAT THETRUTH...
  • 00:21:23.227 --> 00:21:24.295
  • TRUTH...IT'S SO AMAZING, TOO, THAT YOU
  • 00:21:24.295 --> 00:21:25.096
  • IT'S SO AMAZING, TOO, THAT YOUCAN SEE HOW GOD JUST WORKS
  • 00:21:25.096 --> 00:21:26.397
  • CAN SEE HOW GOD JUST WORKSEVERYTHING FOR HIS GOOD WHEN
  • 00:21:26.397 --> 00:21:27.064
  • EVERYTHING FOR HIS GOOD WHENYOU GIVE IT ALL TO HIM -- ALL
  • 00:21:27.064 --> 00:21:29.900
  • YOU GIVE IT ALL TO HIM -- ALLTHE BROKEN PIECES, ALL THE
  • 00:21:29.900 --> 00:21:30.901
  • THE BROKEN PIECES, ALL THEHEARTACHE, ALL THE WRONG STEPS
  • 00:21:30.901 --> 00:21:32.536
  • HEARTACHE, ALL THE WRONG STEPSALONG THE JOURNEY.
  • 00:21:32.536 --> 00:21:33.838
  • ALONG THE JOURNEY.YOU KNOW.
  • 00:21:33.838 --> 00:21:34.805
  • YOU KNOW.IT'S JUST SO GREAT THAT HE
  • 00:21:34.805 --> 00:21:35.973
  • IT'S JUST SO GREAT THAT HETAKES ALL THOSE PIECES.
  • 00:21:35.973 --> 00:21:37.508
  • TAKES ALL THOSE PIECES.AND, AS SOON AS WE SURRENDER
  • 00:21:37.508 --> 00:21:39.076
  • AND, AS SOON AS WE SURRENDERAND WE GIVE IT ALL TO HIM, HE
  • 00:21:39.076 --> 00:21:40.811
  • AND WE GIVE IT ALL TO HIM, HEWORKS IT ALL TOGETHER FOR OUR
  • 00:21:40.811 --> 00:21:41.445
  • WORKS IT ALL TOGETHER FOR OURGOOD.
  • 00:21:41.445 --> 00:21:43.447
  • GOOD.AND HE HELPS US USE ALL OF
  • 00:21:43.447 --> 00:21:45.182
  • AND HE HELPS US USE ALL OFTHOSE BROKEN PIECES TO MAKE ONE
  • 00:21:45.182 --> 00:21:46.317
  • THOSE BROKEN PIECES TO MAKE ONEWHOLE HEART, SO THAT WE CAN
  • 00:21:46.317 --> 00:21:47.818
  • WHOLE HEART, SO THAT WE CANREACH PEOPLE, AND SO THAT WE
  • 00:21:47.818 --> 00:21:49.353
  • REACH PEOPLE, AND SO THAT WECAN DO ALL THAT HE'S CALLED US
  • 00:21:49.353 --> 00:21:50.054
  • CAN DO ALL THAT HE'S CALLED USTO DO; IT'S ALL ABOUT THE
  • 00:21:50.054 --> 00:21:50.821
  • TO DO; IT'S ALL ABOUT THEJOURNEY.
  • 00:21:50.821 --> 00:21:52.189
  • JOURNEY.AND SO, I JUST THINK-- RIGHT
  • 00:21:52.189 --> 00:21:53.090
  • AND SO, I JUST THINK-- RIGHTNOW, I JUST WANNA TAKE A
  • 00:21:53.090 --> 00:21:54.458
  • NOW, I JUST WANNA TAKE AMOMENT, BECAUSE YOU'RE WATCHING
  • 00:21:54.458 --> 00:21:55.359
  • MOMENT, BECAUSE YOU'RE WATCHINGTHIS SHOW AND MAYBE YOU'RE
  • 00:21:55.359 --> 00:21:57.695
  • THIS SHOW AND MAYBE YOU'RERIGHT WHERE DIANNA WAS AND
  • 00:21:57.695 --> 00:21:58.329
  • RIGHT WHERE DIANNA WAS ANDYOU'RE SAYING: MAN...I'M GOING
  • 00:21:58.329 --> 00:21:59.196
  • YOU'RE SAYING: MAN...I'M GOINGIN THE WRONG DIRECTION.
  • 00:21:59.196 --> 00:21:59.930
  • IN THE WRONG DIRECTION.I'M BEING SUPER SUCCESSFUL, BUT
  • 00:21:59.930 --> 00:22:01.365
  • I'M BEING SUPER SUCCESSFUL, BUTIT ALL THE WRONG WAYS.
  • 00:22:01.365 --> 00:22:03.401
  • IT ALL THE WRONG WAYS.AND YOU NEED TO SAY: GOD, IT'S
  • 00:22:03.401 --> 00:22:04.034
  • AND YOU NEED TO SAY: GOD, IT'SYOURS.
  • 00:22:04.034 --> 00:22:05.603
  • YOURS.I NEED TO EXCHANGE THIS WITH
  • 00:22:05.603 --> 00:22:06.070
  • I NEED TO EXCHANGE THIS WITHYOU.
  • 00:22:06.070 --> 00:22:06.937
  • YOU.I NEED TO SAY: HEY, I DON'T
  • 00:22:06.937 --> 00:22:07.838
  • I NEED TO SAY: HEY, I DON'TNEED THIS DREAM, ANYMORE.
  • 00:22:07.838 --> 00:22:08.773
  • NEED THIS DREAM, ANYMORE.I NEED YOUR DREAM.
  • 00:22:08.773 --> 00:22:10.040
  • I NEED YOUR DREAM.AND, MAYBE YOU'RE IN THAT SEAT.
  • 00:22:10.040 --> 00:22:11.509
  • AND, MAYBE YOU'RE IN THAT SEAT.MAYBE YOU'RE IN THE SEAT THAT
  • 00:22:11.509 --> 00:22:12.810
  • MAYBE YOU'RE IN THE SEAT THATSAYS: I DON'T KNOW, BUT THERE
  • 00:22:12.810 --> 00:22:14.044
  • SAYS: I DON'T KNOW, BUT THEREHAS TO BE MORE TO LIFE.
  • 00:22:14.044 --> 00:22:15.112
  • HAS TO BE MORE TO LIFE.AND I'M HERE TO TELL YOU THAT
  • 00:22:15.112 --> 00:22:16.147
  • AND I'M HERE TO TELL YOU THATGOD SAYS THERE IS.
  • 00:22:16.147 --> 00:22:17.848
  • GOD SAYS THERE IS.AND IT IS FOR YOU, AS WELL --
  • 00:22:17.848 --> 00:22:18.983
  • AND IT IS FOR YOU, AS WELL --NOT JUST FOR US LADIES SITTING
  • 00:22:18.983 --> 00:22:20.618
  • NOT JUST FOR US LADIES SITTINGHERE, BUT FOR YOU AT HOME,
  • 00:22:20.618 --> 00:22:21.919
  • HERE, BUT FOR YOU AT HOME,SITTING ON THE COUCH, CHANGING
  • 00:22:21.919 --> 00:22:23.554
  • SITTING ON THE COUCH, CHANGINGDIRTY DIAPERS, OR WRITING THE
  • 00:22:23.554 --> 00:22:24.789
  • DIRTY DIAPERS, OR WRITING THEBLOG, AND YOU'RE SAYING: DOES
  • 00:22:24.789 --> 00:22:25.322
  • BLOG, AND YOU'RE SAYING: DOESANYONE SEE ME?
  • 00:22:25.322 --> 00:22:27.591
  • ANYONE SEE ME?HE DOES.
  • 00:22:27.591 --> 00:22:28.592
  • HE DOES.AND HE LOVES YOU AND HE'S PROUD
  • 00:22:28.592 --> 00:22:29.427
  • AND HE LOVES YOU AND HE'S PROUDOF YOU, AND HE'LL WORK ALL
  • 00:22:29.427 --> 00:22:30.961
  • OF YOU, AND HE'LL WORK ALLTHINGS TOGETHER FOR HIS GOOD.
  • 00:22:30.961 --> 00:22:32.096
  • THINGS TOGETHER FOR HIS GOOD.AND SO, I JUST WANNA PRAY FOR
  • 00:22:32.096 --> 00:22:33.197
  • AND SO, I JUST WANNA PRAY FORYOU, RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:22:33.197 --> 00:22:34.532
  • YOU, RIGHT NOW.AND I JUST WANNA SAY: WHEREVER
  • 00:22:34.532 --> 00:22:35.933
  • AND I JUST WANNA SAY: WHEREVERYOU ARE, JUST SURRENDER AND
  • 00:22:35.933 --> 00:22:37.201
  • YOU ARE, JUST SURRENDER ANDALLOW HIM TO TAKE ALL OF THESE
  • 00:22:37.201 --> 00:22:38.736
  • ALLOW HIM TO TAKE ALL OF THESELITTLE PIECES AND MAKE THEM
  • 00:22:38.736 --> 00:22:40.771
  • LITTLE PIECES AND MAKE THEMINTO SOMETHING BEAUTIFUL.
  • 00:22:40.771 --> 00:22:42.406
  • INTO SOMETHING BEAUTIFUL.SO, GOD -- WE GIVE YOU OUR
  • 00:22:42.406 --> 00:22:43.808
  • SO, GOD -- WE GIVE YOU OURHEARTS, WE GIVE YOU OUR
  • 00:22:43.808 --> 00:22:45.309
  • HEARTS, WE GIVE YOU OURBROKENNESS, WE GIVE YOU THE
  • 00:22:45.309 --> 00:22:46.510
  • BROKENNESS, WE GIVE YOU THEJOURNEY, WE GIVE YOU IT ALL.
  • 00:22:46.510 --> 00:22:48.712
  • JOURNEY, WE GIVE YOU IT ALL.AND, LORD, WE EXCHANGE OUR
  • 00:22:48.712 --> 00:22:49.980
  • AND, LORD, WE EXCHANGE OURSELFISH DREAMS, OUR SELFISH
  • 00:22:49.980 --> 00:22:52.116
  • SELFISH DREAMS, OUR SELFISHDESIRES, OUR SELFISH SUCCESS
  • 00:22:52.116 --> 00:22:53.651
  • DESIRES, OUR SELFISH SUCCESSSTORIES THAT WE WANNA HAVE --
  • 00:22:53.651 --> 00:22:56.120
  • STORIES THAT WE WANNA HAVE --WE EXCHANGE ALL OF THOSE FOR
  • 00:22:56.120 --> 00:22:58.155
  • WE EXCHANGE ALL OF THOSE FORTHE GOD DREAMS THAT ARE BIGGER.
  • 00:22:58.155 --> 00:22:59.223
  • THE GOD DREAMS THAT ARE BIGGER.JUST LIKE LAURIE SAID -- YOUR
  • 00:22:59.223 --> 00:23:00.758
  • JUST LIKE LAURIE SAID -- YOURTHOUGHTS ARE BIGGER FOR US.
  • 00:23:00.758 --> 00:23:02.092
  • THOUGHTS ARE BIGGER FOR US.THEY'RE GREATER.
  • 00:23:02.092 --> 00:23:04.261
  • THEY'RE GREATER.YOU DO EXCEEDINGLY ABUNDANTLY
  • 00:23:04.261 --> 00:23:05.830
  • YOU DO EXCEEDINGLY ABUNDANTLYABOVE ALL THAT WE COULD THINK
  • 00:23:05.830 --> 00:23:06.530
  • ABOVE ALL THAT WE COULD THINKOR ASK.
  • 00:23:06.530 --> 00:23:08.032
  • OR ASK.AND SO, LORD, WE ASK THAT FOR
  • 00:23:08.032 --> 00:23:09.333
  • AND SO, LORD, WE ASK THAT FOREVERY SINGLE ONE OF US, TODAY,
  • 00:23:09.333 --> 00:23:11.335
  • EVERY SINGLE ONE OF US, TODAY,GO ABOVE WHAT WE CAN THINK OR
  • 00:23:11.335 --> 00:23:13.003
  • GO ABOVE WHAT WE CAN THINK ORIMAGINE AND WE WILL SURRENDER
  • 00:23:13.003 --> 00:23:14.205
  • IMAGINE AND WE WILL SURRENDERTO YOU.
  • 00:23:14.205 --> 00:23:15.439
  • TO YOU.AND MAY YOUR NAME HAVE ALL THE
  • 00:23:15.439 --> 00:23:18.108
  • AND MAY YOUR NAME HAVE ALL THEHONOR AND ALL THE GLORY, AT THE
  • 00:23:18.108 --> 00:23:19.243
  • HONOR AND ALL THE GLORY, AT THEEND OF THE DAY.
  • 00:23:19.243 --> 00:23:22.680
  • END OF THE DAY.IN JESUS' NAME, AMEN.
  • 00:23:22.680 --> 00:23:23.914
  • IN JESUS' NAME, AMEN.- VICTORIA: AMEN.
  • 00:23:23.914 --> 00:23:25.115
  • - VICTORIA: AMEN.- JAMIE: AMEN.
  • 00:23:25.115 --> 00:23:25.683
  • - JAMIE: AMEN.- LAURIE: AMEN...
  • 00:23:25.683 --> 00:23:26.383
  • - LAURIE: AMEN...AMEN.
  • 00:23:26.383 --> 00:23:26.851
  • AMEN.YOU KNOW WHAT I LOVE?
  • 00:23:26.851 --> 00:23:28.385
  • YOU KNOW WHAT I LOVE?IN PSALMS 37, VERSE 4, IT SAYS
  • 00:23:28.385 --> 00:23:30.354
  • IN PSALMS 37, VERSE 4, IT SAYSTO DELIGHT YOURSELF IN THE LORD
  • 00:23:30.354 --> 00:23:32.089
  • TO DELIGHT YOURSELF IN THE LORDAND HE'LL GIVE YOU THE DESIRES
  • 00:23:32.089 --> 00:23:33.424
  • AND HE'LL GIVE YOU THE DESIRESOF YOUR HEART.
  • 00:23:33.424 --> 00:23:34.959
  • OF YOUR HEART.AND A LOT OF TIMES, WE THINK:
  • 00:23:34.959 --> 00:23:37.495
  • AND A LOT OF TIMES, WE THINK:WELL...IF I JUST DELIGHT MYSELF
  • 00:23:37.495 --> 00:23:38.362
  • WELL...IF I JUST DELIGHT MYSELFIN HIM, THEN I'LL JUST BE ABLE
  • 00:23:38.362 --> 00:23:40.664
  • IN HIM, THEN I'LL JUST BE ABLETO GET WHAT I WANT AND STUFF,
  • 00:23:40.664 --> 00:23:42.266
  • TO GET WHAT I WANT AND STUFF,EVERYTHING THAT I DESIRE.
  • 00:23:42.266 --> 00:23:43.834
  • EVERYTHING THAT I DESIRE.NO. I BELIEVE THAT SCRIPTURE
  • 00:23:43.834 --> 00:23:46.570
  • NO. I BELIEVE THAT SCRIPTURESAYS: HE'LL -- GOD -- WILL GIVE
  • 00:23:46.570 --> 00:23:47.938
  • SAYS: HE'LL -- GOD -- WILL GIVEYOU THE DESIRE...TO DO HIS
  • 00:23:47.938 --> 00:23:50.374
  • YOU THE DESIRE...TO DO HISWILL.
  • 00:23:50.374 --> 00:23:51.342
  • WILL.[LAUGHS]
  • 00:23:51.342 --> 00:23:53.444
  • [LAUGHS]I...BELIEVE THAT WITH ALL MY
  • 00:23:53.444 --> 00:23:54.612
  • I...BELIEVE THAT WITH ALL MYHEART, THAT, ALL OF A SUDDEN,
  • 00:23:54.612 --> 00:23:58.182
  • HEART, THAT, ALL OF A SUDDEN,EVEN IF I HAVE A DREAM, ALL OF
  • 00:23:58.182 --> 00:23:59.316
  • EVEN IF I HAVE A DREAM, ALL OFA SUDDEN, IT KINDA CHANGES AND
  • 00:23:59.316 --> 00:24:01.785
  • A SUDDEN, IT KINDA CHANGES ANDMY DESIRE STARTS BEING A LITTLE
  • 00:24:01.785 --> 00:24:02.353
  • MY DESIRE STARTS BEING A LITTLEMORE.
  • 00:24:02.353 --> 00:24:03.387
  • MORE.AND IT'S LIKE: A LITTLE MORE, A
  • 00:24:03.387 --> 00:24:04.822
  • AND IT'S LIKE: A LITTLE MORE, ALITTLE MORE OF WHAT GOD WILLS.
  • 00:24:04.822 --> 00:24:07.358
  • LITTLE MORE OF WHAT GOD WILLS.AND, THEN, WE JUST FOLLOW AFTER
  • 00:24:07.358 --> 00:24:07.958
  • AND, THEN, WE JUST FOLLOW AFTERTHAT AND AUTOMATICALLY DO HIS
  • 00:24:07.958 --> 00:24:09.660
  • THAT AND AUTOMATICALLY DO HISWILL.
  • 00:24:09.660 --> 00:24:10.194
  • WILL.RIGHT?
  • 00:24:10.194 --> 00:24:10.895
  • RIGHT?THAT'S WHAT I BELIEVE.
  • 00:24:10.895 --> 00:24:12.530
  • THAT'S WHAT I BELIEVE.THAT'S WHAT I'M WILLING TO
  • 00:24:12.530 --> 00:24:13.864
  • THAT'S WHAT I'M WILLING TOFIGHT...(LAUGHS)...THAT GOD'S
  • 00:24:13.864 --> 00:24:14.899
  • FIGHT...(LAUGHS)...THAT GOD'SGONNA GIVE ME THE DESIRE OF
  • 00:24:14.899 --> 00:24:15.633
  • GONNA GIVE ME THE DESIRE OFWHAT HE WANTS ME TO DO AND
  • 00:24:15.633 --> 00:24:17.868
  • WHAT HE WANTS ME TO DO ANDWANTS ME TO HAVE.
  • 00:24:17.868 --> 00:24:19.503
  • WANTS ME TO HAVE.[INHALES DEEPLY]
  • 00:24:19.503 --> 00:24:20.204
  • [INHALES DEEPLY]SO, I BELIEVE THAT FOR YOU,
  • 00:24:20.204 --> 00:24:20.971
  • SO, I BELIEVE THAT FOR YOU,TODAY.
  • 00:24:20.971 --> 00:24:21.772
  • TODAY.WE LOVE YOU!
  • 00:24:21.772 --> 00:24:22.706
  • WE LOVE YOU!THIS IS GONNA BE A GOOD WEEK.
  • 00:24:22.706 --> 00:24:23.974
  • THIS IS GONNA BE A GOOD WEEK.WE'RE TALKING ABOUT OUR DREAMS
  • 00:24:23.974 --> 00:24:25.910
  • WE'RE TALKING ABOUT OUR DREAMSAND JUST LAYING IT ALL AT THE
  • 00:24:25.910 --> 00:24:27.044
  • AND JUST LAYING IT ALL AT THEFOOT OF THE CROSS AND LET GOD
  • 00:24:27.044 --> 00:24:29.179
  • FOOT OF THE CROSS AND LET GODDO SOMETHING THAT WE JUST...
  • 00:24:29.179 --> 00:24:30.981
  • DO SOMETHING THAT WE JUST...BEYOND OUR EXPECTATIONS.
  • 00:24:30.981 --> 00:24:32.550
  • BEYOND OUR EXPECTATIONS.WE WANNA KNOW WHAT'S ON YOUR
  • 00:24:32.550 --> 00:24:33.817
  • WE WANNA KNOW WHAT'S ON YOURHEART.
  • 00:24:33.817 --> 00:24:35.019
  • HEART.IS THERE SOMEONE OR SOMETHING
  • 00:24:35.019 --> 00:24:36.587
  • IS THERE SOMEONE OR SOMETHINGTHAT WE CAN PRAY FOR YOU FOR?
  • 00:24:36.587 --> 00:24:38.489
  • THAT WE CAN PRAY FOR YOU FOR?LET US KNOW HOW WE CAN STAND
  • 00:24:38.489 --> 00:24:39.657
  • LET US KNOW HOW WE CAN STANDWITH YOU BY CONNECTING WITH US
  • 00:24:39.657 --> 00:24:40.691
  • WITH YOU BY CONNECTING WITH USON SOCIAL MEDIA.
  • 00:24:40.691 --> 00:24:42.226
  • ON SOCIAL MEDIA.WE HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US AGAIN,
  • 00:24:42.226 --> 00:24:43.861
  • WE HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US AGAIN,TOMORROW.
  • 00:24:43.861 --> 00:24:45.129
  • TOMORROW.WE'LL BE TALKING ABOUT HOW TO
  • 00:24:45.129 --> 00:24:47.131
  • WE'LL BE TALKING ABOUT HOW TOSAY NO TO DOUBT AND CHOOSE THE
  • 00:24:47.131 --> 00:24:49.867
  • SAY NO TO DOUBT AND CHOOSE THERIGHT PEOPLE FOR THE JOURNEY.
  • 00:24:49.867 --> 00:24:50.634
  • RIGHT PEOPLE FOR THE JOURNEY.WE WILL SEE YOU, THEN.
  • 00:24:50.634 --> 00:24:51.135
  • WE WILL SEE YOU, THEN.WE LOVE YOU.
  • 00:24:51.135 --> 00:24:51.769
  • WE LOVE YOU.GOD BLESS YOU AND SEE YOU
  • 00:24:51.769 --> 00:24:54.838
  • GOD BLESS YOU AND SEE YOUTOMORROW.
  • 00:24:54.838 --> 00:24:56.907
  • TOMORROW.[MUSIC]
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  • [MUSIC]YOU CAN STREAM
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  • YOU CAN STREAM"BETTER TOGETHER" EPISODES
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  • DOWNLOAD THE TBN APP TOWATCH ALL OF OUR LATEST
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  • CONVERSATIONS.WATCH "BETTER TOGETHER"
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  • WATCH "BETTER TOGETHER"WEEKDAYS AND TUESDAY NIGHTS,
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