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Give the Gift of Yourself

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February 13, 2021
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Joel and Victoria Osteen's message of unconditional love and unending hope reaches everyone across the world.

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  • (APPLAUSE)
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  • (APPLAUSE)WELL, GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • (APPLAUSE)WELL, GOD BLESS YOU.IT'S ALWAYS A JOY TO COME INTO
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  • WELL, GOD BLESS YOU.IT'S ALWAYS A JOY TO COME INTOYOUR HOMES. IF YOU'RE EVER IN
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  • IT'S ALWAYS A JOY TO COME INTOYOUR HOMES. IF YOU'RE EVER INOUR AREA PLEASE STOP BY AND BE
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  • YOUR HOMES. IF YOU'RE EVER INOUR AREA PLEASE STOP BY AND BEA PART OF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.
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  • OUR AREA PLEASE STOP BY AND BEA PART OF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKE YOU
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  • A PART OF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKE YOUFEEL RIGHT AT HOME. BUT THANKS
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  • I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKE YOUFEEL RIGHT AT HOME. BUT THANKSSO MUCH FOR TUNING IN.
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  • FEEL RIGHT AT HOME. BUT THANKSSO MUCH FOR TUNING IN.THANK YOU AGAIN FOR COMING OUT
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  • SO MUCH FOR TUNING IN.THANK YOU AGAIN FOR COMING OUTTODAY.
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  • THANK YOU AGAIN FOR COMING OUTTODAY.I LIKE TO START WITH SOMETHING
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  • TODAY.I LIKE TO START WITH SOMETHINGFUNNY. I HEARD ABOUT THIS
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  • I LIKE TO START WITH SOMETHINGFUNNY. I HEARD ABOUT THISMINISTER. HE BOUGHT A NEW
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  • FUNNY. I HEARD ABOUT THISMINISTER. HE BOUGHT A NEWHORSE. HE TRAINED IT TO RESPOND
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  • MINISTER. HE BOUGHT A NEWHORSE. HE TRAINED IT TO RESPONDTO, "PRAISE THE LORD," MEANING,
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  • HORSE. HE TRAINED IT TO RESPONDTO, "PRAISE THE LORD," MEANING,"GIDDY UP" AND "HALLELUJAH,"
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  • TO, "PRAISE THE LORD," MEANING,"GIDDY UP" AND "HALLELUJAH,"MEANING, "WHOA." EVERY TIME HE
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  • "GIDDY UP" AND "HALLELUJAH,"MEANING, "WHOA." EVERY TIME HESAID, "PRAISE THE LORD," THE
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  • MEANING, "WHOA." EVERY TIME HESAID, "PRAISE THE LORD," THEHORSE TOOK OFF RUNNING. WHEN HE
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  • SAID, "PRAISE THE LORD," THEHORSE TOOK OFF RUNNING. WHEN HESAID, "HALLELUJAH," IT WOULD
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  • HORSE TOOK OFF RUNNING. WHEN HESAID, "HALLELUJAH," IT WOULDQUICKLY STOP.
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  • SAID, "HALLELUJAH," IT WOULDQUICKLY STOP.ONE DAY HE WAS OUT RIDING AND
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  • QUICKLY STOP.ONE DAY HE WAS OUT RIDING ANDTHE HORSE GOT SPOOKED, TOOK OFF
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  • ONE DAY HE WAS OUT RIDING ANDTHE HORSE GOT SPOOKED, TOOK OFFSTRAIGHT TOWARD THE CLIFF, GOING
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  • THE HORSE GOT SPOOKED, TOOK OFFSTRAIGHT TOWARD THE CLIFF, GOINGFULL BLAST.
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  • STRAIGHT TOWARD THE CLIFF, GOINGFULL BLAST.IN THE PANIC, HE COULDN'T
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  • FULL BLAST.IN THE PANIC, HE COULDN'TREMEMBER WHAT HE HAD TAUGHT THE
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  • IN THE PANIC, HE COULDN'TREMEMBER WHAT HE HAD TAUGHT THEHORSE. (LAUGHTER)
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  • REMEMBER WHAT HE HAD TAUGHT THEHORSE. (LAUGHTER)HE SAID, "BLESS GOD! AMEN!
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  • HORSE. (LAUGHTER)HE SAID, "BLESS GOD! AMEN!GLORY!" NOTHING HAPPENED.
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  • HE SAID, "BLESS GOD! AMEN!GLORY!" NOTHING HAPPENED.THE LAST SECOND HE SHOUTED,
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  • GLORY!" NOTHING HAPPENED.THE LAST SECOND HE SHOUTED,"HALLELUJAH!" THE HORSE CAME TO
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  • THE LAST SECOND HE SHOUTED,"HALLELUJAH!" THE HORSE CAME TOA SCREECHING HALT JUST INCHES
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  • "HALLELUJAH!" THE HORSE CAME TOA SCREECHING HALT JUST INCHESFROM THE EDGE OF THE CLIFF.
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  • A SCREECHING HALT JUST INCHESFROM THE EDGE OF THE CLIFF.HE BREATHED A SIGH OF RELIEF AND
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  • FROM THE EDGE OF THE CLIFF.HE BREATHED A SIGH OF RELIEF ANDSAID, "PRAISE THE LORD."
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  • HE BREATHED A SIGH OF RELIEF ANDSAID, "PRAISE THE LORD."(LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)
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  • SAID, "PRAISE THE LORD."(LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)ALL RIGHT. HOLD UP YOUR BIBLE.
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  • (LAUGHTER/APPLAUSE)ALL RIGHT. HOLD UP YOUR BIBLE.SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.
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  • ALL RIGHT. HOLD UP YOUR BIBLE.SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.THIS IS MY BIBLE.
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  • SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.THIS IS MY BIBLE.I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.
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  • THIS IS MY BIBLE.I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.
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  • I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO.
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  • I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO.TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE WORD
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  • I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO.TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE WORDOF GOD.
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  • TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE WORDOF GOD.I BOLDLY CONFESS:
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  • OF GOD.I BOLDLY CONFESS:MY MIND IS ALERT.
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  • I BOLDLY CONFESS:MY MIND IS ALERT.MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.
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  • MY MIND IS ALERT.MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME.
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  • MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME.IN JESUS' NAME.
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  • I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME.IN JESUS' NAME.GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • IN JESUS' NAME.GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAY
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT GIVING THE GIFT OF
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  • I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT GIVING THE GIFT OFYOURSELF.
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  • ABOUT GIVING THE GIFT OFYOURSELF.THE GREATEST GIFT YOU CAN GIVE
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  • YOURSELF.THE GREATEST GIFT YOU CAN GIVEIS NOT NECESSARILY YOUR MONEY.
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  • THE GREATEST GIFT YOU CAN GIVEIS NOT NECESSARILY YOUR MONEY.IT'S NOT WHAT YOU CAN BUY
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  • IS NOT NECESSARILY YOUR MONEY.IT'S NOT WHAT YOU CAN BUYSOMEONE. THE GREATEST GIFT IS
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  • IT'S NOT WHAT YOU CAN BUYSOMEONE. THE GREATEST GIFT ISYOUR TIME, YOUR ATTENTION, YOUR
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  • SOMEONE. THE GREATEST GIFT ISYOUR TIME, YOUR ATTENTION, YOURLOVE, YOUR CONCERN.
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  • YOUR TIME, YOUR ATTENTION, YOURLOVE, YOUR CONCERN.WHEN YOU TAKE TIME TO GO SEE
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  • LOVE, YOUR CONCERN.WHEN YOU TAKE TIME TO GO SEESOMEONE, YOU LOOK THEM IN THE
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  • WHEN YOU TAKE TIME TO GO SEESOMEONE, YOU LOOK THEM IN THEEYES, THEY FEEL YOUR LOVE, THEY
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  • SOMEONE, YOU LOOK THEM IN THEEYES, THEY FEEL YOUR LOVE, THEYENJOY YOUR COMPANY; THAT MEANS
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  • EYES, THEY FEEL YOUR LOVE, THEYENJOY YOUR COMPANY; THAT MEANSMORE THAN ANY MATERIAL GIFT THAT
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  • ENJOY YOUR COMPANY; THAT MEANSMORE THAN ANY MATERIAL GIFT THATYOU COULD EVER GIVE.
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  • MORE THAN ANY MATERIAL GIFT THATYOU COULD EVER GIVE.THE PEOPLE THAT ARE CLOSE TO
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  • YOU COULD EVER GIVE.THE PEOPLE THAT ARE CLOSE TOYOU, THAT REALLY LOVE AND
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  • THE PEOPLE THAT ARE CLOSE TOYOU, THAT REALLY LOVE ANDRESPECT YOU, THEY WOULD RATHER
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  • YOU, THAT REALLY LOVE ANDRESPECT YOU, THEY WOULD RATHERHAVE YOU THAN YOUR MONEY.
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  • RESPECT YOU, THEY WOULD RATHERHAVE YOU THAN YOUR MONEY.YOU CAN GIVE THEM ALL THE MONEY
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  • HAVE YOU THAN YOUR MONEY.YOU CAN GIVE THEM ALL THE MONEYIN THE WORLD BUT IT YOU'RE NOT
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  • YOU CAN GIVE THEM ALL THE MONEYIN THE WORLD BUT IT YOU'RE NOTSPENDING TIME WITH THEM THEY'RE
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  • IN THE WORLD BUT IT YOU'RE NOTSPENDING TIME WITH THEM THEY'REMISSING OUT ON THE BEST OF YOU.
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  • SPENDING TIME WITH THEM THEY'REMISSING OUT ON THE BEST OF YOU.WHEN YOU GIVE THE GIFT OF
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  • MISSING OUT ON THE BEST OF YOU.WHEN YOU GIVE THE GIFT OFYOURSELF, YOU'RE SAYING, "YOU'RE
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  • WHEN YOU GIVE THE GIFT OFYOURSELF, YOU'RE SAYING, "YOU'REEXTREMELY IMPORTANT TO ME.
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  • YOURSELF, YOU'RE SAYING, "YOU'REEXTREMELY IMPORTANT TO ME.I CARE ABOUT YOU. I LOVE YOU.
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  • EXTREMELY IMPORTANT TO ME.I CARE ABOUT YOU. I LOVE YOU.YOU'RE VALUABLE."
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  • I CARE ABOUT YOU. I LOVE YOU.YOU'RE VALUABLE."YOU'RE GIVING SOMETHING THAT
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  • YOU'RE VALUABLE."YOU'RE GIVING SOMETHING THATMONEY CANNOT BUY. AND SOMETIMES
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  • YOU'RE GIVING SOMETHING THATMONEY CANNOT BUY. AND SOMETIMESWRITING A CHECK IS TAKING THE
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  • MONEY CANNOT BUY. AND SOMETIMESWRITING A CHECK IS TAKING THEEASY WAY OUT. "I KNOW I NEED TO
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  • WRITING A CHECK IS TAKING THEEASY WAY OUT. "I KNOW I NEED TOGO VISIT MY PARENTS BUT I'M SO
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  • EASY WAY OUT. "I KNOW I NEED TOGO VISIT MY PARENTS BUT I'M SOBUSY AT THE OFFICE. I'LL JUST
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  • GO VISIT MY PARENTS BUT I'M SOBUSY AT THE OFFICE. I'LL JUSTPAY THE NEIGHBOR TO WATCH AFTER
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  • BUSY AT THE OFFICE. I'LL JUSTPAY THE NEIGHBOR TO WATCH AFTERTHEM." "MY FRIEND IS IN THE
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  • PAY THE NEIGHBOR TO WATCH AFTERTHEM." "MY FRIEND IS IN THEHOSPITAL. I KNOW I SHOULD GO
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  • THEM." "MY FRIEND IS IN THEHOSPITAL. I KNOW I SHOULD GOSEE THEM BUT I DON'T WANT TO
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  • HOSPITAL. I KNOW I SHOULD GOSEE THEM BUT I DON'T WANT TOMISS WORKING OUT THIS WEEK.
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  • SEE THEM BUT I DON'T WANT TOMISS WORKING OUT THIS WEEK.I'LL JUST SEND THEM SOME
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  • MISS WORKING OUT THIS WEEK.I'LL JUST SEND THEM SOMEFLOWERS."
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  • I'LL JUST SEND THEM SOMEFLOWERS."NO, TAKE TIME TO GIVE YOUR
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  • FLOWERS."NO, TAKE TIME TO GIVE YOURGREATEST GIFT.
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  • NO, TAKE TIME TO GIVE YOURGREATEST GIFT.I LEARNED THIS FROM MY FATHER.
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  • GREATEST GIFT.I LEARNED THIS FROM MY FATHER.AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR HE WOULD
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  • I LEARNED THIS FROM MY FATHER.AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR HE WOULDHAVE ME DRIVE HIM BACK TO PARIS,
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  • AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR HE WOULDHAVE ME DRIVE HIM BACK TO PARIS,TEXAS. THAT'S WHERE HE GREW UP.
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  • HAVE ME DRIVE HIM BACK TO PARIS,TEXAS. THAT'S WHERE HE GREW UP.THERE WAS THIS OLDER COUPLE THAT
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  • TEXAS. THAT'S WHERE HE GREW UP.THERE WAS THIS OLDER COUPLE THATWAS RELATED TO US SOMEHOW.
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  • THERE WAS THIS OLDER COUPLE THATWAS RELATED TO US SOMEHOW.THE MAN WAS AMERICAN INDIAN, SO
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  • WAS RELATED TO US SOMEHOW.THE MAN WAS AMERICAN INDIAN, SONICE. AND HIS WIFE AND HIM,
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  • THE MAN WAS AMERICAN INDIAN, SONICE. AND HIS WIFE AND HIM,THEY LIVED IN THIS SMALL WOOD
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  • NICE. AND HIS WIFE AND HIM,THEY LIVED IN THIS SMALL WOODFRAME HOUSE. THEY WERE IN THEIR
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  • THEY LIVED IN THIS SMALL WOODFRAME HOUSE. THEY WERE IN THEIRLATE 80'S AND HAD SOME HEALTH
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  • FRAME HOUSE. THEY WERE IN THEIRLATE 80'S AND HAD SOME HEALTHISSUES AND DIDN'T HAVE MUCH
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  • LATE 80'S AND HAD SOME HEALTHISSUES AND DIDN'T HAVE MUCHMONEY, DIDN'T HAVE ANYBODY TO
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  • ISSUES AND DIDN'T HAVE MUCHMONEY, DIDN'T HAVE ANYBODY TOWATCH AFTER THEM.
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  • MONEY, DIDN'T HAVE ANYBODY TOWATCH AFTER THEM.MY FATHER WOULD PAY THEIR RENT,
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  • WATCH AFTER THEM.MY FATHER WOULD PAY THEIR RENT,BUY THEIR MEDICATIONS; HAVE
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  • MY FATHER WOULD PAY THEIR RENT,BUY THEIR MEDICATIONS; HAVESOMEBODY TAKE CARE OF THE HOUSE.
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  • BUY THEIR MEDICATIONS; HAVESOMEBODY TAKE CARE OF THE HOUSE.DADDY COULD HAVE THOUGHT,
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  • SOMEBODY TAKE CARE OF THE HOUSE.DADDY COULD HAVE THOUGHT,"THAT'S GOOD ENOUGH. I'M DOING
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  • DADDY COULD HAVE THOUGHT,"THAT'S GOOD ENOUGH. I'M DOINGMY PART."
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  • "THAT'S GOOD ENOUGH. I'M DOINGMY PART."NO, HE UNDERSTOOD THIS PRINCIPLE
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  • MY PART."NO, HE UNDERSTOOD THIS PRINCIPLETHAT THE GREATEST GIFT HE COULD
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  • NO, HE UNDERSTOOD THIS PRINCIPLETHAT THE GREATEST GIFT HE COULDGIVE WAS NOT HIS MONEY BUT
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  • THAT THE GREATEST GIFT HE COULDGIVE WAS NOT HIS MONEY BUTHIMSELF. MY FATHER WAS VERY
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  • GIVE WAS NOT HIS MONEY BUTHIMSELF. MY FATHER WAS VERYBUSY. HE PASTORED A LARGE
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  • HIMSELF. MY FATHER WAS VERYBUSY. HE PASTORED A LARGECHURCH AND HAD A LOT OF
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  • BUSY. HE PASTORED A LARGECHURCH AND HAD A LOT OFRESPONSIBILITIES. THIS COULD
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  • CHURCH AND HAD A LOT OFRESPONSIBILITIES. THIS COULDHAVE BEEN VERY LOW ON HIS
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  • RESPONSIBILITIES. THIS COULDHAVE BEEN VERY LOW ON HISPRIORITY LIST BUT EVERY YEAR
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  • HAVE BEEN VERY LOW ON HISPRIORITY LIST BUT EVERY YEARWE WOULD TAKE THAT FIVE-HOUR
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  • PRIORITY LIST BUT EVERY YEARWE WOULD TAKE THAT FIVE-HOURJOURNEY.
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  • WE WOULD TAKE THAT FIVE-HOURJOURNEY.THE FIRST TIME WE WENT, I TOLD
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  • JOURNEY.THE FIRST TIME WE WENT, I TOLDVICTORIA, "NEXT TUESDAY WE'RE
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  • THE FIRST TIME WE WENT, I TOLDVICTORIA, "NEXT TUESDAY WE'REGOING TO PARIS." I DIDN'T TELL
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  • VICTORIA, "NEXT TUESDAY WE'REGOING TO PARIS." I DIDN'T TELLHER PARIS, TEXAS UNTIL THE
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  • GOING TO PARIS." I DIDN'T TELLHER PARIS, TEXAS UNTIL THEMORNING OF. WE GOT TO PARIS AND
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  • HER PARIS, TEXAS UNTIL THEMORNING OF. WE GOT TO PARIS ANDSHE NEVER DID FIND THE EIFFEL
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  • MORNING OF. WE GOT TO PARIS ANDSHE NEVER DID FIND THE EIFFELTOWER THERE. (LAUGHTER)
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  • SHE NEVER DID FIND THE EIFFELTOWER THERE. (LAUGHTER)I'LL NEVER FORGET PULLING UP IN
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  • TOWER THERE. (LAUGHTER)I'LL NEVER FORGET PULLING UP INTHEIR DRIVEWAY. THEY WERE
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  • I'LL NEVER FORGET PULLING UP INTHEIR DRIVEWAY. THEY WERESITTING ON THE FRONT PORCH
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  • THEIR DRIVEWAY. THEY WERESITTING ON THE FRONT PORCHWAITING WITH SUCH ANTICIPATION.
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  • SITTING ON THE FRONT PORCHWAITING WITH SUCH ANTICIPATION.YOU WOULD HAVE THOUGHT THE
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  • WAITING WITH SUCH ANTICIPATION.YOU WOULD HAVE THOUGHT THEPRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES
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  • YOU WOULD HAVE THOUGHT THEPRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATESSHOWED UP. THEY WERE SO HAPPY.
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  • PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATESSHOWED UP. THEY WERE SO HAPPY.WE WOULD GO IN AND EAT THE LUNCH
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  • SHOWED UP. THEY WERE SO HAPPY.WE WOULD GO IN AND EAT THE LUNCHTHEY HAD PREPARED. THEN WE
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  • WE WOULD GO IN AND EAT THE LUNCHTHEY HAD PREPARED. THEN WEWOULD SIT THERE AND VISIT FOR
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  • THEY HAD PREPARED. THEN WEWOULD SIT THERE AND VISIT FORHOURS AND HOURS, LISTENING TO
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  • WOULD SIT THERE AND VISIT FORHOURS AND HOURS, LISTENING TOTHEIR STORIES, THE SAME ONES
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  • HOURS AND HOURS, LISTENING TOTHEIR STORIES, THE SAME ONESI HAD HEARD BEFORE. A COUPLE
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  • THEIR STORIES, THE SAME ONESI HAD HEARD BEFORE. A COUPLETIMES I THOUGHT, "LET ME FINISH
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  • I HAD HEARD BEFORE. A COUPLETIMES I THOUGHT, "LET ME FINISHIT FOR YOU." (LAUGHTER)
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  • TIMES I THOUGHT, "LET ME FINISHIT FOR YOU." (LAUGHTER)I WAS IN MY EARLY 20'S. TO BE
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  • IT FOR YOU." (LAUGHTER)I WAS IN MY EARLY 20'S. TO BEHONEST, I WAS SO BORED.
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  • I WAS IN MY EARLY 20'S. TO BEHONEST, I WAS SO BORED.I THOUGHT, "COME ON, DADDY.
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  • HONEST, I WAS SO BORED.I THOUGHT, "COME ON, DADDY.LET'S GO! WE'VE HAD LUNCH.
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  • I THOUGHT, "COME ON, DADDY.LET'S GO! WE'VE HAD LUNCH.WE'VE SAID HELLO. THEY KNOW
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  • LET'S GO! WE'VE HAD LUNCH.WE'VE SAID HELLO. THEY KNOWWE LOVE THEM." MY FATHER SAT
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  • WE'VE SAID HELLO. THEY KNOWWE LOVE THEM." MY FATHER SATTHERE JUST AS PATIENT AS CAN
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  • WE LOVE THEM." MY FATHER SATTHERE JUST AS PATIENT AS CANBE. WHAT WAS HE DOING?
  • 00:04:22.985 --> 00:04:24.587
  • THERE JUST AS PATIENT AS CANBE. WHAT WAS HE DOING?GIVING HIS GREATEST GIFT-HIS
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  • BE. WHAT WAS HE DOING?GIVING HIS GREATEST GIFT-HISTIME, HIS ATTENTION, HIS
  • 00:04:26.689 --> 00:04:28.358
  • GIVING HIS GREATEST GIFT-HISTIME, HIS ATTENTION, HISFRIENDSHIP, THE GIFT OF HIMSELF.
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  • TIME, HIS ATTENTION, HISFRIENDSHIP, THE GIFT OF HIMSELF.TODAY, PEOPLE ARE SO BUSY.
  • 00:04:31.561 --> 00:04:33.496
  • FRIENDSHIP, THE GIFT OF HIMSELF.TODAY, PEOPLE ARE SO BUSY.WITH THE TECHNOLOGY IT'S EASY TO
  • 00:04:33.563 --> 00:04:35.164
  • TODAY, PEOPLE ARE SO BUSY.WITH THE TECHNOLOGY IT'S EASY TONOT INTERACT ONE ON ONE.
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  • WITH THE TECHNOLOGY IT'S EASY TONOT INTERACT ONE ON ONE.WHERE WE USED TO GO SEE SOMEONE
  • 00:04:37.900 --> 00:04:39.736
  • NOT INTERACT ONE ON ONE.WHERE WE USED TO GO SEE SOMEONEIN PERSON, OR WE USED TO AT
  • 00:04:39.802 --> 00:04:41.337
  • WHERE WE USED TO GO SEE SOMEONEIN PERSON, OR WE USED TO ATLEAST PICK UP THE PHONE, NOW WE
  • 00:04:41.404 --> 00:04:42.638
  • IN PERSON, OR WE USED TO ATLEAST PICK UP THE PHONE, NOW WEMAY GO MONTHS AND MONTHS AND
  • 00:04:42.705 --> 00:04:44.707
  • LEAST PICK UP THE PHONE, NOW WEMAY GO MONTHS AND MONTHS ANDONLY COMMUNICATE BY TEXT, BY
  • 00:04:44.774 --> 00:04:46.542
  • MAY GO MONTHS AND MONTHS ANDONLY COMMUNICATE BY TEXT, BYEMAIL, BY FACEBOOK.
  • 00:04:46.609 --> 00:04:48.578
  • ONLY COMMUNICATE BY TEXT, BYEMAIL, BY FACEBOOK.AND THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITH
  • 00:04:48.644 --> 00:04:49.579
  • EMAIL, BY FACEBOOK.AND THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITHTHAT BUT YOU HAVE TO MAKE SURE
  • 00:04:49.645 --> 00:04:51.347
  • AND THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITHTHAT BUT YOU HAVE TO MAKE SUREYOU'RE NOT CHEATING PEOPLE OUT
  • 00:04:51.414 --> 00:04:53.015
  • THAT BUT YOU HAVE TO MAKE SUREYOU'RE NOT CHEATING PEOPLE OUTOF THE BEST OF YOU.
  • 00:04:53.082 --> 00:04:55.785
  • YOU'RE NOT CHEATING PEOPLE OUTOF THE BEST OF YOU.TO LOOK SOMEONE IN THE EYES IS
  • 00:04:55.852 --> 00:04:57.086
  • OF THE BEST OF YOU.TO LOOK SOMEONE IN THE EYES ISVERY POWERFUL. TO GIVE THEM
  • 00:04:57.153 --> 00:04:59.422
  • TO LOOK SOMEONE IN THE EYES ISVERY POWERFUL. TO GIVE THEMYOUR UNDIVIDED ATTENTION SPEAKS
  • 00:04:59.489 --> 00:05:01.758
  • VERY POWERFUL. TO GIVE THEMYOUR UNDIVIDED ATTENTION SPEAKSVOLUMES. TO LET THEM HEAR YOUR
  • 00:05:01.824 --> 00:05:03.393
  • YOUR UNDIVIDED ATTENTION SPEAKSVOLUMES. TO LET THEM HEAR YOURVOICE IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT.
  • 00:05:03.459 --> 00:05:06.662
  • VOLUMES. TO LET THEM HEAR YOURVOICE IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT.YOU WILL NEVER REGRET SPENDING
  • 00:05:06.729 --> 00:05:08.464
  • VOICE IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT.YOU WILL NEVER REGRET SPENDINGTIME WITH THE PEOPLE THAT YOU
  • 00:05:08.531 --> 00:05:09.899
  • YOU WILL NEVER REGRET SPENDINGTIME WITH THE PEOPLE THAT YOULOVE.
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  • TIME WITH THE PEOPLE THAT YOULOVE.I'M ALL FOR USING TECHNOLOGY BUT
  • 00:05:11.701 --> 00:05:13.302
  • LOVE.I'M ALL FOR USING TECHNOLOGY BUTNOTHING MAKES THE IMPACT LIKE
  • 00:05:13.369 --> 00:05:15.538
  • I'M ALL FOR USING TECHNOLOGY BUTNOTHING MAKES THE IMPACT LIKESEEING SOMEONE FACE TO FACE.
  • 00:05:15.605 --> 00:05:17.974
  • NOTHING MAKES THE IMPACT LIKESEEING SOMEONE FACE TO FACE.THERE WAS THIS OLDER GENTLEMAN
  • 00:05:18.040 --> 00:05:20.143
  • SEEING SOMEONE FACE TO FACE.THERE WAS THIS OLDER GENTLEMANTHAT I GREW UP WITH.
  • 00:05:20.209 --> 00:05:21.511
  • THERE WAS THIS OLDER GENTLEMANTHAT I GREW UP WITH.HE WAS ALWAYS VERY GOOD TO ME.
  • 00:05:21.577 --> 00:05:23.679
  • THAT I GREW UP WITH.HE WAS ALWAYS VERY GOOD TO ME.HE BOUGHT SOME TELEVISION
  • 00:05:23.746 --> 00:05:25.047
  • HE WAS ALWAYS VERY GOOD TO ME.HE BOUGHT SOME TELEVISIONEQUIPMENT FOR US--JUST A KIND,
  • 00:05:25.114 --> 00:05:26.649
  • HE BOUGHT SOME TELEVISIONEQUIPMENT FOR US--JUST A KIND,GENEROUS MAN. HE WOULD COME UP
  • 00:05:26.716 --> 00:05:28.584
  • EQUIPMENT FOR US--JUST A KIND,GENEROUS MAN. HE WOULD COME UPTO THE OFFICE AND BRING LUNCH.
  • 00:05:28.651 --> 00:05:30.353
  • GENEROUS MAN. HE WOULD COME UPTO THE OFFICE AND BRING LUNCH.WE WOULD ALL SIT AROUND, LAUGH,
  • 00:05:30.420 --> 00:05:32.488
  • TO THE OFFICE AND BRING LUNCH.WE WOULD ALL SIT AROUND, LAUGH,TALK, AND HAVE A GOOD TIME
  • 00:05:32.555 --> 00:05:33.790
  • WE WOULD ALL SIT AROUND, LAUGH,TALK, AND HAVE A GOOD TIMETOGETHER.
  • 00:05:33.856 --> 00:05:35.091
  • TALK, AND HAVE A GOOD TIMETOGETHER.ONE DAY HE HAD A STROKE,
  • 00:05:35.158 --> 00:05:37.093
  • TOGETHER.ONE DAY HE HAD A STROKE,COULDN'T GET OUT ANYMORE, AND
  • 00:05:37.160 --> 00:05:38.361
  • ONE DAY HE HAD A STROKE,COULDN'T GET OUT ANYMORE, ANDCOULDN'T DRIVE. I FELT SO BADLY
  • 00:05:38.428 --> 00:05:39.829
  • COULDN'T GET OUT ANYMORE, ANDCOULDN'T DRIVE. I FELT SO BADLYFOR HIM. I MEANT TO CALL HIM.
  • 00:05:39.896 --> 00:05:42.899
  • COULDN'T DRIVE. I FELT SO BADLYFOR HIM. I MEANT TO CALL HIM.I HAD GOOD INTENTIONS BUT I WAS
  • 00:05:42.965 --> 00:05:44.434
  • FOR HIM. I MEANT TO CALL HIM.I HAD GOOD INTENTIONS BUT I WASSO BUSY. WE HAD A NEWBORN
  • 00:05:44.500 --> 00:05:47.170
  • I HAD GOOD INTENTIONS BUT I WASSO BUSY. WE HAD A NEWBORNLITTLE BABY DAUGHTER.
  • 00:05:47.236 --> 00:05:49.405
  • SO BUSY. WE HAD A NEWBORNLITTLE BABY DAUGHTER.I WAS JUST LEARNING HOW TO
  • 00:05:49.472 --> 00:05:50.306
  • LITTLE BABY DAUGHTER.I WAS JUST LEARNING HOW TOMINISTER. I HAD SO MUCH GOING
  • 00:05:50.373 --> 00:05:51.541
  • I WAS JUST LEARNING HOW TOMINISTER. I HAD SO MUCH GOINGON I KEPT PUTTING IT OFF AND
  • 00:05:51.607 --> 00:05:53.576
  • MINISTER. I HAD SO MUCH GOINGON I KEPT PUTTING IT OFF ANDPUTTING IT OFF.
  • 00:05:53.643 --> 00:05:55.278
  • ON I KEPT PUTTING IT OFF ANDPUTTING IT OFF.I KNOW FRIENDS THAT WOULD GO OUT
  • 00:05:55.344 --> 00:05:56.612
  • PUTTING IT OFF.I KNOW FRIENDS THAT WOULD GO OUTTO SEE HIM. I WOULD ALWAYS TELL
  • 00:05:56.679 --> 00:05:58.247
  • I KNOW FRIENDS THAT WOULD GO OUTTO SEE HIM. I WOULD ALWAYS TELLTHEM, "BE SURE TO TELL HIM FOR
  • 00:05:58.314 --> 00:06:00.149
  • TO SEE HIM. I WOULD ALWAYS TELLTHEM, "BE SURE TO TELL HIM FORME THAT I MISS HIM, I LOVE HIM
  • 00:06:00.216 --> 00:06:02.819
  • THEM, "BE SURE TO TELL HIM FORME THAT I MISS HIM, I LOVE HIMAND I'M GOING TO COME SEE HIM."
  • 00:06:02.885 --> 00:06:04.821
  • ME THAT I MISS HIM, I LOVE HIMAND I'M GOING TO COME SEE HIM."WELL, WEEKS TURNED INTO MONTHS.
  • 00:06:04.887 --> 00:06:06.722
  • AND I'M GOING TO COME SEE HIM."WELL, WEEKS TURNED INTO MONTHS.MONTHS TURNED INTO YEARS.
  • 00:06:06.789 --> 00:06:09.225
  • WELL, WEEKS TURNED INTO MONTHS.MONTHS TURNED INTO YEARS.ONE MORNING I WOKE UP WITH HIM
  • 00:06:09.292 --> 00:06:11.027
  • MONTHS TURNED INTO YEARS.ONE MORNING I WOKE UP WITH HIMON MY MIND SO STRONGLY THAT I
  • 00:06:11.093 --> 00:06:13.262
  • ONE MORNING I WOKE UP WITH HIMON MY MIND SO STRONGLY THAT IGOT IN THE CAR AND DROVE TO HIS
  • 00:06:13.329 --> 00:06:15.164
  • ON MY MIND SO STRONGLY THAT IGOT IN THE CAR AND DROVE TO HISHOUSE. THE LADY THAT TOOK CARE
  • 00:06:15.231 --> 00:06:17.033
  • GOT IN THE CAR AND DROVE TO HISHOUSE. THE LADY THAT TOOK CAREOF HIM ANSWERED THE DOOR.
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  • HOUSE. THE LADY THAT TOOK CAREOF HIM ANSWERED THE DOOR.SHE SAID, "JOEL, HE IS GOING TO
  • 00:06:19.469 --> 00:06:20.369
  • OF HIM ANSWERED THE DOOR.SHE SAID, "JOEL, HE IS GOING TOBE SO HAPPY TO SEE YOU. HE
  • 00:06:20.436 --> 00:06:22.104
  • SHE SAID, "JOEL, HE IS GOING TOBE SO HAPPY TO SEE YOU. HETALKS ABOUT YOU ALL THE TIME.
  • 00:06:22.171 --> 00:06:24.440
  • BE SO HAPPY TO SEE YOU. HETALKS ABOUT YOU ALL THE TIME.HE TELLS PEOPLE YOU'RE JUST LIKE
  • 00:06:24.507 --> 00:06:25.374
  • TALKS ABOUT YOU ALL THE TIME.HE TELLS PEOPLE YOU'RE JUST LIKEHIS OWN SON."
  • 00:06:25.441 --> 00:06:27.577
  • HE TELLS PEOPLE YOU'RE JUST LIKEHIS OWN SON."I WENT IN AND GAVE HIM A BIG HUG
  • 00:06:27.643 --> 00:06:28.811
  • HIS OWN SON."I WENT IN AND GAVE HIM A BIG HUGAND HE WEPT AND WEPT.
  • 00:06:28.878 --> 00:06:31.547
  • I WENT IN AND GAVE HIM A BIG HUGAND HE WEPT AND WEPT.WE'RE ALL BUSY. WE'VE ALL GOT A
  • 00:06:31.614 --> 00:06:33.449
  • AND HE WEPT AND WEPT.WE'RE ALL BUSY. WE'VE ALL GOT ALOT GOING ON. BUT I'LL NEVER
  • 00:06:33.516 --> 00:06:35.017
  • WE'RE ALL BUSY. WE'VE ALL GOT ALOT GOING ON. BUT I'LL NEVERREGRET THE TIME THAT I SPENT
  • 00:06:35.084 --> 00:06:37.720
  • LOT GOING ON. BUT I'LL NEVERREGRET THE TIME THAT I SPENTWITH HIM THAT DAY. THAT ONE
  • 00:06:37.787 --> 00:06:39.255
  • REGRET THE TIME THAT I SPENTWITH HIM THAT DAY. THAT ONEHOUR DID MORE TO EXPRESS MY
  • 00:06:39.322 --> 00:06:41.424
  • WITH HIM THAT DAY. THAT ONEHOUR DID MORE TO EXPRESS MYLOVE, MY GRATITUDE, MY RESPECT,
  • 00:06:41.491 --> 00:06:45.261
  • HOUR DID MORE TO EXPRESS MYLOVE, MY GRATITUDE, MY RESPECT,THAN A THOUSAND PEOPLE TELLING
  • 00:06:45.328 --> 00:06:46.796
  • LOVE, MY GRATITUDE, MY RESPECT,THAN A THOUSAND PEOPLE TELLINGHIM FOR ME.
  • 00:06:46.863 --> 00:06:48.731
  • THAN A THOUSAND PEOPLE TELLINGHIM FOR ME.I COULD HAVE SENT HIM MONEY,
  • 00:06:48.798 --> 00:06:49.899
  • HIM FOR ME.I COULD HAVE SENT HIM MONEY,FOOD, MEDICATION, ENCOURAGEMENT.
  • 00:06:49.966 --> 00:06:52.568
  • I COULD HAVE SENT HIM MONEY,FOOD, MEDICATION, ENCOURAGEMENT.THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN GOOD.
  • 00:06:52.635 --> 00:06:54.103
  • FOOD, MEDICATION, ENCOURAGEMENT.THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN GOOD.HE WOULD HAVE BEEN GRATEFUL.
  • 00:06:54.170 --> 00:06:55.438
  • THAT WOULD HAVE BEEN GOOD.HE WOULD HAVE BEEN GRATEFUL.BUT IT WOULD NOT HAVE HAD HALF
  • 00:06:55.505 --> 00:06:56.639
  • HE WOULD HAVE BEEN GRATEFUL.BUT IT WOULD NOT HAVE HAD HALFTHE IMPACT OF THAT ONE VISIT.
  • 00:06:56.706 --> 00:06:59.342
  • BUT IT WOULD NOT HAVE HAD HALFTHE IMPACT OF THAT ONE VISIT.THE FACT THAT I TOOK TIME TO
  • 00:06:59.408 --> 00:07:00.910
  • THE IMPACT OF THAT ONE VISIT.THE FACT THAT I TOOK TIME TOLOOK HIM IN THE EYES, TO LET HIM
  • 00:07:00.977 --> 00:07:02.612
  • THE FACT THAT I TOOK TIME TOLOOK HIM IN THE EYES, TO LET HIMFEEL THE WARMTH OF MY HUG, TO
  • 00:07:02.678 --> 00:07:05.515
  • LOOK HIM IN THE EYES, TO LET HIMFEEL THE WARMTH OF MY HUG, TOGIVE HIM MY UNDIVIDED ATTENTION,
  • 00:07:05.581 --> 00:07:08.150
  • FEEL THE WARMTH OF MY HUG, TOGIVE HIM MY UNDIVIDED ATTENTION,TO LAUGH AND TALK ABOUT OLD
  • 00:07:08.217 --> 00:07:09.719
  • GIVE HIM MY UNDIVIDED ATTENTION,TO LAUGH AND TALK ABOUT OLDTIMES, THAT WAS INVALUABLE.
  • 00:07:09.785 --> 00:07:12.755
  • TO LAUGH AND TALK ABOUT OLDTIMES, THAT WAS INVALUABLE.THAT CANNOT BE PURCHASED BY
  • 00:07:12.822 --> 00:07:14.457
  • TIMES, THAT WAS INVALUABLE.THAT CANNOT BE PURCHASED BYMONEY. WHY IS THAT?
  • 00:07:14.524 --> 00:07:15.725
  • THAT CANNOT BE PURCHASED BYMONEY. WHY IS THAT?THE GREATEST GIFT YOU CAN GIVE
  • 00:07:15.791 --> 00:07:16.993
  • MONEY. WHY IS THAT?THE GREATEST GIFT YOU CAN GIVEIS YOURSELF.
  • 00:07:17.059 --> 00:07:20.062
  • THE GREATEST GIFT YOU CAN GIVEIS YOURSELF.YOU CAN'T DO IT FOR EVERYONE BUT
  • 00:07:20.129 --> 00:07:22.565
  • IS YOURSELF.YOU CAN'T DO IT FOR EVERYONE BUTYOU CAN DO IT FOR SOMEONE.
  • 00:07:22.632 --> 00:07:24.333
  • YOU CAN'T DO IT FOR EVERYONE BUTYOU CAN DO IT FOR SOMEONE.GOD HAS PUT PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE
  • 00:07:24.400 --> 00:07:25.935
  • YOU CAN DO IT FOR SOMEONE.GOD HAS PUT PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFETHAT NEED YOUR GIFT.
  • 00:07:26.002 --> 00:07:28.271
  • GOD HAS PUT PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFETHAT NEED YOUR GIFT.DON'T PUT IT OFF AND SAY, "OH,
  • 00:07:28.337 --> 00:07:29.739
  • THAT NEED YOUR GIFT.DON'T PUT IT OFF AND SAY, "OH,YEAH. JOEL, I'LL DO IT. ONE DAY
  • 00:07:29.805 --> 00:07:31.107
  • DON'T PUT IT OFF AND SAY, "OH,YEAH. JOEL, I'LL DO IT. ONE DAYWHEN IT SLOWS DOWN AT THE
  • 00:07:31.173 --> 00:07:32.642
  • YEAH. JOEL, I'LL DO IT. ONE DAYWHEN IT SLOWS DOWN AT THEOFFICE. MAYBE WHEN THE CHILDREN
  • 00:07:32.708 --> 00:07:34.043
  • WHEN IT SLOWS DOWN AT THEOFFICE. MAYBE WHEN THE CHILDRENGET BACK IN SCHOOL. MAYBE WHEN
  • 00:07:34.110 --> 00:07:36.579
  • OFFICE. MAYBE WHEN THE CHILDRENGET BACK IN SCHOOL. MAYBE WHENTHE PRICE OF GAS COMES DOWN."
  • 00:07:36.646 --> 00:07:39.015
  • GET BACK IN SCHOOL. MAYBE WHENTHE PRICE OF GAS COMES DOWN."DON'T HOLD YOUR BREATH.
  • 00:07:39.081 --> 00:07:40.349
  • THE PRICE OF GAS COMES DOWN."DON'T HOLD YOUR BREATH.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:07:40.416 --> 00:07:41.317
  • DON'T HOLD YOUR BREATH.(LAUGHTER)IF YOU KEEP PUTTING IT OFF YOU
  • 00:07:41.384 --> 00:07:42.518
  • (LAUGHTER)IF YOU KEEP PUTTING IT OFF YOUMAY MISS THE OPPORTUNITY.
  • 00:07:42.585 --> 00:07:44.353
  • IF YOU KEEP PUTTING IT OFF YOUMAY MISS THE OPPORTUNITY.LIFE IS SHORT. IT'S NO
  • 00:07:44.420 --> 00:07:46.255
  • MAY MISS THE OPPORTUNITY.LIFE IS SHORT. IT'S NOGUARANTEE OF ANOTHER DAY.
  • 00:07:46.322 --> 00:07:49.559
  • LIFE IS SHORT. IT'S NOGUARANTEE OF ANOTHER DAY.THAT VISIT YOU'VE BEEN PLANNING
  • 00:07:49.625 --> 00:07:50.726
  • GUARANTEE OF ANOTHER DAY.THAT VISIT YOU'VE BEEN PLANNINGTO MAKE, WHY DON'T YOU MAKE IT?
  • 00:07:50.793 --> 00:07:52.795
  • THAT VISIT YOU'VE BEEN PLANNINGTO MAKE, WHY DON'T YOU MAKE IT?THAT FRIEND YOU'VE BEEN MEANING
  • 00:07:52.862 --> 00:07:53.896
  • TO MAKE, WHY DON'T YOU MAKE IT?THAT FRIEND YOU'VE BEEN MEANINGTO SEE, WHY DON'T YOU GO SEE
  • 00:07:53.963 --> 00:07:55.097
  • THAT FRIEND YOU'VE BEEN MEANINGTO SEE, WHY DON'T YOU GO SEETHEM?
  • 00:07:55.164 --> 00:07:56.732
  • TO SEE, WHY DON'T YOU GO SEETHEM?WHEN I LEFT HIS HOUSE THAT
  • 00:07:56.799 --> 00:07:57.733
  • THEM?WHEN I LEFT HIS HOUSE THATMORNING PART OF ME FELT VERY
  • 00:07:57.800 --> 00:07:59.035
  • WHEN I LEFT HIS HOUSE THATMORNING PART OF ME FELT VERYHAPPY AND VERY FULFILLED THAT
  • 00:07:59.101 --> 00:08:00.736
  • MORNING PART OF ME FELT VERYHAPPY AND VERY FULFILLED THATI COULD MAKE HIS DAY.
  • 00:08:00.803 --> 00:08:03.139
  • HAPPY AND VERY FULFILLED THATI COULD MAKE HIS DAY.ANOTHER PART OF ME FELT SAD THAT
  • 00:08:03.205 --> 00:08:04.874
  • I COULD MAKE HIS DAY.ANOTHER PART OF ME FELT SAD THATI HAD HELD MY GIFT BACK FOR SO
  • 00:08:04.941 --> 00:08:07.209
  • ANOTHER PART OF ME FELT SAD THATI HAD HELD MY GIFT BACK FOR SOLONG. IT HAD BEEN YEARS I HAD
  • 00:08:07.276 --> 00:08:09.412
  • I HAD HELD MY GIFT BACK FOR SOLONG. IT HAD BEEN YEARS I HADBEEN PLANNING TO SEE HIM.
  • 00:08:09.478 --> 00:08:11.714
  • LONG. IT HAD BEEN YEARS I HADBEEN PLANNING TO SEE HIM.TO SEE THE IMPACT THAT IT MADE,
  • 00:08:11.781 --> 00:08:14.116
  • BEEN PLANNING TO SEE HIM.TO SEE THE IMPACT THAT IT MADE,TO SEE HIM COME ALIVE, TO SEE
  • 00:08:14.183 --> 00:08:15.952
  • TO SEE THE IMPACT THAT IT MADE,TO SEE HIM COME ALIVE, TO SEEHIS SMILE, MADE ME WISH I HAD
  • 00:08:16.018 --> 00:08:18.087
  • TO SEE HIM COME ALIVE, TO SEEHIS SMILE, MADE ME WISH I HADDONE IT A WHOLE LOT SOONER.
  • 00:08:18.154 --> 00:08:20.222
  • HIS SMILE, MADE ME WISH I HADDONE IT A WHOLE LOT SOONER.I MADE A VOW THAT DAY THAT
  • 00:08:20.289 --> 00:08:22.058
  • DONE IT A WHOLE LOT SOONER.I MADE A VOW THAT DAY THATI WASN'T GOING TO WITHHOLD
  • 00:08:22.124 --> 00:08:23.759
  • I MADE A VOW THAT DAY THATI WASN'T GOING TO WITHHOLDMY GIFT ANYMORE.
  • 00:08:23.826 --> 00:08:26.395
  • I WASN'T GOING TO WITHHOLDMY GIFT ANYMORE.I'M ASKING YOU TO DO THE SAME
  • 00:08:26.462 --> 00:08:26.996
  • MY GIFT ANYMORE.I'M ASKING YOU TO DO THE SAMETHING.
  • 00:08:27.063 --> 00:08:29.632
  • I'M ASKING YOU TO DO THE SAMETHING.TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:08:29.699 --> 00:08:30.466
  • THING.TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE THATINVESTED IN YOU, THE PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:08:30.533 --> 00:08:33.102
  • TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE THATINVESTED IN YOU, THE PEOPLE THATMADE SACRIFICES.
  • 00:08:33.169 --> 00:08:35.504
  • INVESTED IN YOU, THE PEOPLE THATMADE SACRIFICES.LIKE THIS MAN, THE PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:08:35.571 --> 00:08:36.505
  • MADE SACRIFICES.LIKE THIS MAN, THE PEOPLE THATWENT OUT OF THEIR WAY TO BE GOOD
  • 00:08:36.572 --> 00:08:38.374
  • LIKE THIS MAN, THE PEOPLE THATWENT OUT OF THEIR WAY TO BE GOODTO YOU. THEY NEED MORE THAN
  • 00:08:38.441 --> 00:08:40.376
  • WENT OUT OF THEIR WAY TO BE GOODTO YOU. THEY NEED MORE THANYOUR MONEY, MORE THAN YOUR WELL
  • 00:08:40.443 --> 00:08:42.078
  • TO YOU. THEY NEED MORE THANYOUR MONEY, MORE THAN YOUR WELLWISHES, MORE THAN YOUR FRIENDS
  • 00:08:42.144 --> 00:08:44.914
  • YOUR MONEY, MORE THAN YOUR WELLWISHES, MORE THAN YOUR FRIENDSSAYING HELLO FOR YOU.
  • 00:08:44.981 --> 00:08:46.248
  • WISHES, MORE THAN YOUR FRIENDSSAYING HELLO FOR YOU.THEY NEED THE GIFT OF YOUR SELF.
  • 00:08:46.315 --> 00:08:48.751
  • SAYING HELLO FOR YOU.THEY NEED THE GIFT OF YOUR SELF.HERE'S THE KEY; ONLY YOU CAN
  • 00:08:48.818 --> 00:08:50.086
  • THEY NEED THE GIFT OF YOUR SELF.HERE'S THE KEY; ONLY YOU CANGIVE IT: YOUR LOVE, YOUR SMILE,
  • 00:08:50.152 --> 00:08:52.722
  • HERE'S THE KEY; ONLY YOU CANGIVE IT: YOUR LOVE, YOUR SMILE,YOUR FRIENDSHIP; YOUR GRATITUDE.
  • 00:08:52.788 --> 00:08:55.057
  • GIVE IT: YOUR LOVE, YOUR SMILE,YOUR FRIENDSHIP; YOUR GRATITUDE.THAT'S ONE OF KIND.
  • 00:08:55.124 --> 00:08:57.059
  • YOUR FRIENDSHIP; YOUR GRATITUDE.THAT'S ONE OF KIND.IT CAN'T BE TRANSFERRED.
  • 00:08:57.126 --> 00:08:58.527
  • THAT'S ONE OF KIND.IT CAN'T BE TRANSFERRED.IT DOESN'T NECESSARILY TRANSLATE
  • 00:08:58.594 --> 00:08:59.996
  • IT CAN'T BE TRANSFERRED.IT DOESN'T NECESSARILY TRANSLATETHROUGH ANOTHER PERSON,
  • 00:09:00.062 --> 00:09:01.497
  • IT DOESN'T NECESSARILY TRANSLATETHROUGH ANOTHER PERSON,THROUGH A LETTER.
  • 00:09:01.564 --> 00:09:03.899
  • THROUGH ANOTHER PERSON,THROUGH A LETTER.A PHONE CALL IS GOOD BUT DON'T
  • 00:09:03.966 --> 00:09:04.734
  • THROUGH A LETTER.A PHONE CALL IS GOOD BUT DON'TUSE THAT AS AN EXCUSE TO NEVER
  • 00:09:04.800 --> 00:09:06.636
  • A PHONE CALL IS GOOD BUT DON'TUSE THAT AS AN EXCUSE TO NEVERSEE THEM FACE-TO-FACE.
  • 00:09:06.702 --> 00:09:08.871
  • USE THAT AS AN EXCUSE TO NEVERSEE THEM FACE-TO-FACE.I'LL TELL YOU SOMETHING STRANGE
  • 00:09:08.938 --> 00:09:10.439
  • SEE THEM FACE-TO-FACE.I'LL TELL YOU SOMETHING STRANGEABOUT ME. THERE'S MORE THAN ONE
  • 00:09:10.506 --> 00:09:11.440
  • I'LL TELL YOU SOMETHING STRANGEABOUT ME. THERE'S MORE THAN ONETHING BUT THIS IS ONE.
  • 00:09:11.507 --> 00:09:12.375
  • ABOUT ME. THERE'S MORE THAN ONETHING BUT THIS IS ONE.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:09:12.441 --> 00:09:14.410
  • THING BUT THIS IS ONE.(LAUGHTER)WHEN I READ THE NEWSPAPER EVERY
  • 00:09:14.477 --> 00:09:15.378
  • (LAUGHTER)WHEN I READ THE NEWSPAPER EVERYMORNING I ALWAYS READ THE
  • 00:09:15.444 --> 00:09:17.480
  • WHEN I READ THE NEWSPAPER EVERYMORNING I ALWAYS READ THEOBITUARIES. I SCAN THROUGH IT
  • 00:09:17.546 --> 00:09:19.682
  • MORNING I ALWAYS READ THEOBITUARIES. I SCAN THROUGH ITAND READ ABOUT PEOPLE TO SEE
  • 00:09:19.749 --> 00:09:21.651
  • OBITUARIES. I SCAN THROUGH ITAND READ ABOUT PEOPLE TO SEEWHO THEY ARE, WHAT THEIR STORY
  • 00:09:21.717 --> 00:09:23.085
  • AND READ ABOUT PEOPLE TO SEEWHO THEY ARE, WHAT THEIR STORYIS, HOW LONG THEY'VE LIVED.
  • 00:09:23.152 --> 00:09:25.421
  • WHO THEY ARE, WHAT THEIR STORYIS, HOW LONG THEY'VE LIVED.MY CHILDREN STILL MAKE FUN OF
  • 00:09:25.488 --> 00:09:26.522
  • IS, HOW LONG THEY'VE LIVED.MY CHILDREN STILL MAKE FUN OFME. "DADDY IS READING THE
  • 00:09:26.589 --> 00:09:27.356
  • MY CHILDREN STILL MAKE FUN OFME. "DADDY IS READING THEOBITUARIES AGAIN. STARTING THE
  • 00:09:27.423 --> 00:09:28.858
  • ME. "DADDY IS READING THEOBITUARIES AGAIN. STARTING THEDAY OFF RIGHT THINKING ABOUT
  • 00:09:28.924 --> 00:09:29.825
  • OBITUARIES AGAIN. STARTING THEDAY OFF RIGHT THINKING ABOUTDEATH." (LAUGHTER)
  • 00:09:29.892 --> 00:09:32.595
  • DAY OFF RIGHT THINKING ABOUTDEATH." (LAUGHTER)BUT I'VE DONE THAT FOR YEARS
  • 00:09:32.662 --> 00:09:33.696
  • DEATH." (LAUGHTER)BUT I'VE DONE THAT FOR YEARSAND YEARS.
  • 00:09:33.763 --> 00:09:35.031
  • BUT I'VE DONE THAT FOR YEARSAND YEARS.I THINK THE MAIN REASON IS TO
  • 00:09:35.097 --> 00:09:36.365
  • AND YEARS.I THINK THE MAIN REASON IS TOMAKE SURE I'M NOT IN IT.
  • 00:09:36.432 --> 00:09:37.900
  • I THINK THE MAIN REASON IS TOMAKE SURE I'M NOT IN IT.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:09:37.967 --> 00:09:39.535
  • MAKE SURE I'M NOT IN IT.(LAUGHTER)BUT THE REAL MAIN REASON IS IT
  • 00:09:39.602 --> 00:09:40.703
  • (LAUGHTER)BUT THE REAL MAIN REASON IS ITREMINDS ME OF HOW FRAGILE LIFE
  • 00:09:40.770 --> 00:09:42.805
  • BUT THE REAL MAIN REASON IS ITREMINDS ME OF HOW FRAGILE LIFEREALLY IS.
  • 00:09:42.872 --> 00:09:45.941
  • REMINDS ME OF HOW FRAGILE LIFEREALLY IS.WE GROW UP THINKING THAT WE'RE
  • 00:09:46.008 --> 00:09:46.909
  • REALLY IS.WE GROW UP THINKING THAT WE'REINVINCIBLE, WE'RE GOING TO BE
  • 00:09:46.976 --> 00:09:48.244
  • WE GROW UP THINKING THAT WE'REINVINCIBLE, WE'RE GOING TO BEHERE FOREVER WITH OUR FAMILY AND
  • 00:09:48.310 --> 00:09:50.513
  • INVINCIBLE, WE'RE GOING TO BEHERE FOREVER WITH OUR FAMILY ANDOUR FRIENDS. OUR WORLD IS
  • 00:09:50.579 --> 00:09:51.947
  • HERE FOREVER WITH OUR FAMILY ANDOUR FRIENDS. OUR WORLD ISALWAYS GOING TO BE PERFECT.
  • 00:09:52.014 --> 00:09:53.716
  • OUR FRIENDS. OUR WORLD ISALWAYS GOING TO BE PERFECT.THAT'S NOT THE CASE.
  • 00:09:53.783 --> 00:09:54.850
  • ALWAYS GOING TO BE PERFECT.THAT'S NOT THE CASE.JAMES 4:14 SAYS, "OUR LIFE IS
  • 00:09:54.917 --> 00:09:56.819
  • THAT'S NOT THE CASE.JAMES 4:14 SAYS, "OUR LIFE ISLIKE A MIST. WE'RE HERE FOR A
  • 00:09:56.886 --> 00:09:59.355
  • JAMES 4:14 SAYS, "OUR LIFE ISLIKE A MIST. WE'RE HERE FOR AMOMENT, THEN WERE GONE."
  • 00:09:59.422 --> 00:10:02.224
  • LIKE A MIST. WE'RE HERE FOR AMOMENT, THEN WERE GONE."WHEN YOU READ THE OBITUARIES YOU
  • 00:10:02.291 --> 00:10:04.126
  • MOMENT, THEN WERE GONE."WHEN YOU READ THE OBITUARIES YOUSEE PEOPLE WHO ARE OLD AND
  • 00:10:04.193 --> 00:10:05.961
  • WHEN YOU READ THE OBITUARIES YOUSEE PEOPLE WHO ARE OLD ANDPEOPLE WHO WERE YOUNG, PEOPLE
  • 00:10:06.028 --> 00:10:07.897
  • SEE PEOPLE WHO ARE OLD ANDPEOPLE WHO WERE YOUNG, PEOPLEWHO HAD BIG FAMILIES AND PEOPLE
  • 00:10:07.963 --> 00:10:09.999
  • PEOPLE WHO WERE YOUNG, PEOPLEWHO HAD BIG FAMILIES AND PEOPLEWITH NO FAMILIES.
  • 00:10:10.066 --> 00:10:12.368
  • WHO HAD BIG FAMILIES AND PEOPLEWITH NO FAMILIES.SOME OBITUARIES ARE VERY LONG
  • 00:10:12.435 --> 00:10:13.769
  • WITH NO FAMILIES.SOME OBITUARIES ARE VERY LONGWITH GREAT ACCOMPLISHMENTS.
  • 00:10:13.836 --> 00:10:15.938
  • SOME OBITUARIES ARE VERY LONGWITH GREAT ACCOMPLISHMENTS.SOME ARE SHORT. THEY JUST LIST
  • 00:10:16.005 --> 00:10:17.139
  • WITH GREAT ACCOMPLISHMENTS.SOME ARE SHORT. THEY JUST LISTTHE PEOPLE'S NAME AND THEIR
  • 00:10:17.206 --> 00:10:18.874
  • SOME ARE SHORT. THEY JUST LISTTHE PEOPLE'S NAME AND THEIRDATES, THEIR AGE.
  • 00:10:18.941 --> 00:10:21.177
  • THE PEOPLE'S NAME AND THEIRDATES, THEIR AGE.ONE THING THEY ALL HAVE IN
  • 00:10:21.243 --> 00:10:22.545
  • DATES, THEIR AGE.ONE THING THEY ALL HAVE INCOMMON IS THEY'RE NO LONGER
  • 00:10:22.611 --> 00:10:24.346
  • ONE THING THEY ALL HAVE INCOMMON IS THEY'RE NO LONGERHERE. THEIR TIME ON THIS EARTH
  • 00:10:24.413 --> 00:10:25.981
  • COMMON IS THEY'RE NO LONGERHERE. THEIR TIME ON THIS EARTHIS OVER.
  • 00:10:26.048 --> 00:10:28.417
  • HERE. THEIR TIME ON THIS EARTHIS OVER.IT'S VERY SOBERING TO LOOK
  • 00:10:28.484 --> 00:10:29.685
  • IS OVER.IT'S VERY SOBERING TO LOOKAROUND AT WHO GOD HAS PUT IN
  • 00:10:29.752 --> 00:10:31.821
  • IT'S VERY SOBERING TO LOOKAROUND AT WHO GOD HAS PUT INYOUR LIFE.
  • 00:10:31.887 --> 00:10:33.355
  • AROUND AT WHO GOD HAS PUT INYOUR LIFE.WHO HAS MADE A DIFFERENCE?
  • 00:10:33.422 --> 00:10:34.990
  • YOUR LIFE.WHO HAS MADE A DIFFERENCE?WHO HAS INVESTED IN YOU?
  • 00:10:35.057 --> 00:10:37.059
  • WHO HAS MADE A DIFFERENCE?WHO HAS INVESTED IN YOU?WHO WAS THERE WHEN NOBODY ELSE
  • 00:10:37.126 --> 00:10:38.327
  • WHO HAS INVESTED IN YOU?WHO WAS THERE WHEN NOBODY ELSEWAS AROUND?
  • 00:10:38.394 --> 00:10:39.862
  • WHO WAS THERE WHEN NOBODY ELSEWAS AROUND?THEY TOOK YOU UNDER THEIR WING.
  • 00:10:39.929 --> 00:10:41.230
  • WAS AROUND?THEY TOOK YOU UNDER THEIR WING.THEY MENTORED YOU.
  • 00:10:41.297 --> 00:10:43.065
  • THEY TOOK YOU UNDER THEIR WING.THEY MENTORED YOU.ARE YOU GIVING THE GIFT OF YOUR
  • 00:10:43.132 --> 00:10:44.200
  • THEY MENTORED YOU.ARE YOU GIVING THE GIFT OF YOURSELF BACK TO THEM?
  • 00:10:44.266 --> 00:10:46.535
  • ARE YOU GIVING THE GIFT OF YOURSELF BACK TO THEM?SOME PEOPLE COME INTO OUR LIVES
  • 00:10:46.602 --> 00:10:48.637
  • SELF BACK TO THEM?SOME PEOPLE COME INTO OUR LIVESTO GET US TO A CERTAIN LEVEL.
  • 00:10:48.704 --> 00:10:50.272
  • SOME PEOPLE COME INTO OUR LIVESTO GET US TO A CERTAIN LEVEL.THEY MAKE SACRIFICES. THEY PAY
  • 00:10:50.339 --> 00:10:51.941
  • TO GET US TO A CERTAIN LEVEL.THEY MAKE SACRIFICES. THEY PAYTHE PRICE. THEN WE TAKE OFF AND
  • 00:10:52.007 --> 00:10:54.076
  • THEY MAKE SACRIFICES. THEY PAYTHE PRICE. THEN WE TAKE OFF ANDPASS THEM BY.
  • 00:10:54.143 --> 00:10:56.178
  • THE PRICE. THEN WE TAKE OFF ANDPASS THEM BY.NOW THEY'RE IN THE SHADOWS.
  • 00:10:56.245 --> 00:10:58.681
  • PASS THEM BY.NOW THEY'RE IN THE SHADOWS.IT'S EASY TO FORGET ABOUT THEM.
  • 00:10:58.748 --> 00:11:00.549
  • NOW THEY'RE IN THE SHADOWS.IT'S EASY TO FORGET ABOUT THEM.IT'S EASY TO NOT HAVE ANY TIME:
  • 00:11:00.616 --> 00:11:02.384
  • IT'S EASY TO FORGET ABOUT THEM.IT'S EASY TO NOT HAVE ANY TIME:TOO BUSY, TOO IMPORTANT; TOO
  • 00:11:02.451 --> 00:11:03.552
  • IT'S EASY TO NOT HAVE ANY TIME:TOO BUSY, TOO IMPORTANT; TOOSUCCESSFUL.
  • 00:11:03.619 --> 00:11:04.954
  • TOO BUSY, TOO IMPORTANT; TOOSUCCESSFUL."I'VE GOT TOO MUCH GOING ON."
  • 00:11:05.020 --> 00:11:06.388
  • SUCCESSFUL."I'VE GOT TOO MUCH GOING ON."NO, IF IT HAD NOT BEEN FOR THEM
  • 00:11:06.455 --> 00:11:08.424
  • "I'VE GOT TOO MUCH GOING ON."NO, IF IT HAD NOT BEEN FOR THEMYOU WOULDN'T BE WHERE YOU ARE.
  • 00:11:08.491 --> 00:11:10.559
  • NO, IF IT HAD NOT BEEN FOR THEMYOU WOULDN'T BE WHERE YOU ARE.TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:11:10.626 --> 00:11:11.761
  • YOU WOULDN'T BE WHERE YOU ARE.TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE THATTOOK TIME FOR YOU.
  • 00:11:11.827 --> 00:11:14.096
  • TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE THATTOOK TIME FOR YOU.WHEN MY FATHER WAS IN HIGH
  • 00:11:14.163 --> 00:11:15.331
  • TOOK TIME FOR YOU.WHEN MY FATHER WAS IN HIGHSCHOOL HE HAD A FRIEND NAMED SAM
  • 00:11:15.397 --> 00:11:17.166
  • WHEN MY FATHER WAS IN HIGHSCHOOL HE HAD A FRIEND NAMED SAMMARTIN. SAM WAS ALWAYS TALKING
  • 00:11:17.233 --> 00:11:19.435
  • SCHOOL HE HAD A FRIEND NAMED SAMMARTIN. SAM WAS ALWAYS TALKINGTO HIM ABOUT THE LORD AND HOW
  • 00:11:19.502 --> 00:11:21.170
  • MARTIN. SAM WAS ALWAYS TALKINGTO HIM ABOUT THE LORD AND HOWHE NEEDED TO GIVE HIS LIFE TO
  • 00:11:21.237 --> 00:11:22.505
  • TO HIM ABOUT THE LORD AND HOWHE NEEDED TO GIVE HIS LIFE TOCHRIST. MY FATHER ALWAYS
  • 00:11:22.571 --> 00:11:24.640
  • HE NEEDED TO GIVE HIS LIFE TOCHRIST. MY FATHER ALWAYSTHOUGHT SAM WAS A LITTLE ODD,
  • 00:11:24.707 --> 00:11:26.408
  • CHRIST. MY FATHER ALWAYSTHOUGHT SAM WAS A LITTLE ODD,TOO RELIGIOUS.
  • 00:11:26.475 --> 00:11:28.377
  • THOUGHT SAM WAS A LITTLE ODD,TOO RELIGIOUS.SAM WOULD GET TO SCHOOL EARLY IN
  • 00:11:28.444 --> 00:11:29.879
  • TOO RELIGIOUS.SAM WOULD GET TO SCHOOL EARLY INTHE MORNING AND WRITE SCRIPTURES
  • 00:11:29.945 --> 00:11:31.180
  • SAM WOULD GET TO SCHOOL EARLY INTHE MORNING AND WRITE SCRIPTURESON THE CHALKBOARD.
  • 00:11:31.247 --> 00:11:33.048
  • THE MORNING AND WRITE SCRIPTURESON THE CHALKBOARD.MOST OF THE STUDENTS AGREED WITH
  • 00:11:33.115 --> 00:11:34.450
  • ON THE CHALKBOARD.MOST OF THE STUDENTS AGREED WITHMY FATHER THAT SAM WAS JUST TOO
  • 00:11:34.517 --> 00:11:35.718
  • MOST OF THE STUDENTS AGREED WITHMY FATHER THAT SAM WAS JUST TOOFAR OUT.
  • 00:11:35.785 --> 00:11:37.553
  • MY FATHER THAT SAM WAS JUST TOOFAR OUT.WELL, ONE NIGHT AT 2 O'CLOCK IN
  • 00:11:37.620 --> 00:11:38.854
  • FAR OUT.WELL, ONE NIGHT AT 2 O'CLOCK INTHE MORNING MY FATHER WAS
  • 00:11:38.921 --> 00:11:40.489
  • WELL, ONE NIGHT AT 2 O'CLOCK INTHE MORNING MY FATHER WASWALKING HOME FROM A NIGHTCLUB,
  • 00:11:40.556 --> 00:11:42.591
  • THE MORNING MY FATHER WASWALKING HOME FROM A NIGHTCLUB,SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD.
  • 00:11:42.658 --> 00:11:44.160
  • WALKING HOME FROM A NIGHTCLUB,SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD.HE BEGAN TO THINK ABOUT HIS
  • 00:11:44.226 --> 00:11:45.194
  • SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD.HE BEGAN TO THINK ABOUT HISETERNAL DESTINY. HE GOT HOME
  • 00:11:45.261 --> 00:11:47.096
  • HE BEGAN TO THINK ABOUT HISETERNAL DESTINY. HE GOT HOMEAND OPENED THE FAMILY BIBLE ON
  • 00:11:47.163 --> 00:11:49.031
  • ETERNAL DESTINY. HE GOT HOMEAND OPENED THE FAMILY BIBLE ONTHE COFFEE TABLE.
  • 00:11:49.098 --> 00:11:51.167
  • AND OPENED THE FAMILY BIBLE ONTHE COFFEE TABLE.IT WAS JUST THERE AS DECORATION.
  • 00:11:51.233 --> 00:11:53.002
  • THE COFFEE TABLE.IT WAS JUST THERE AS DECORATION.MY FATHER HAD NO KIND OF
  • 00:11:53.068 --> 00:11:53.969
  • IT WAS JUST THERE AS DECORATION.MY FATHER HAD NO KIND OFSPIRITUAL UPBRINGING, NEVER BEEN
  • 00:11:54.036 --> 00:11:55.738
  • MY FATHER HAD NO KIND OFSPIRITUAL UPBRINGING, NEVER BEENTO CHURCH BEFORE.
  • 00:11:55.805 --> 00:11:57.339
  • SPIRITUAL UPBRINGING, NEVER BEENTO CHURCH BEFORE.THE BIBLE FELL OPEN TO A PICTURE
  • 00:11:57.406 --> 00:11:58.774
  • TO CHURCH BEFORE.THE BIBLE FELL OPEN TO A PICTUREOF JESUS KNOCKING AT A DOOR.
  • 00:11:58.841 --> 00:12:01.811
  • THE BIBLE FELL OPEN TO A PICTUREOF JESUS KNOCKING AT A DOOR.THE CAPTION READ, "I STAND AT
  • 00:12:01.877 --> 00:12:03.546
  • OF JESUS KNOCKING AT A DOOR.THE CAPTION READ, "I STAND ATTHE DOOR AND KNOCK. IF ANY
  • 00:12:03.612 --> 00:12:06.015
  • THE CAPTION READ, "I STAND ATTHE DOOR AND KNOCK. IF ANYPERSON OPENS THE DOOR I WILL
  • 00:12:06.081 --> 00:12:07.049
  • THE DOOR AND KNOCK. IF ANYPERSON OPENS THE DOOR I WILLCOME IN."
  • 00:12:07.116 --> 00:12:09.118
  • PERSON OPENS THE DOOR I WILLCOME IN."MY FATHER COULDN'T UNDERSTAND
  • 00:12:09.185 --> 00:12:10.853
  • COME IN."MY FATHER COULDN'T UNDERSTANDRELIGION BUT HE COULD UNDERSTAND
  • 00:12:10.920 --> 00:12:12.521
  • MY FATHER COULDN'T UNDERSTANDRELIGION BUT HE COULD UNDERSTANDOPENING A DOOR.
  • 00:12:12.588 --> 00:12:15.524
  • RELIGION BUT HE COULD UNDERSTANDOPENING A DOOR.THE NEXT DAY HE TOLD SAM WHAT
  • 00:12:15.591 --> 00:12:16.392
  • OPENING A DOOR.THE NEXT DAY HE TOLD SAM WHATHAD HAPPENED. SAM SAID, "JOHN,
  • 00:12:16.458 --> 00:12:18.194
  • THE NEXT DAY HE TOLD SAM WHATHAD HAPPENED. SAM SAID, "JOHN,THAT'S GOD DRAWING YOU UNTO
  • 00:12:18.260 --> 00:12:19.962
  • HAD HAPPENED. SAM SAID, "JOHN,THAT'S GOD DRAWING YOU UNTOHIMSELF."
  • 00:12:20.029 --> 00:12:22.631
  • THAT'S GOD DRAWING YOU UNTOHIMSELF."HE INVITED MY FATHER TO CHURCH.
  • 00:12:22.698 --> 00:12:23.933
  • HIMSELF."HE INVITED MY FATHER TO CHURCH.THEY WENT AND SAT ON THE VERY
  • 00:12:23.999 --> 00:12:25.134
  • HE INVITED MY FATHER TO CHURCH.THEY WENT AND SAT ON THE VERYBACK ROW.
  • 00:12:25.201 --> 00:12:27.203
  • THEY WENT AND SAT ON THE VERYBACK ROW.AT THE END OF THE SERVICE THE
  • 00:12:27.269 --> 00:12:28.237
  • BACK ROW.AT THE END OF THE SERVICE THEMINISTER INVITED PEOPLE TO THE
  • 00:12:28.304 --> 00:12:29.438
  • AT THE END OF THE SERVICE THEMINISTER INVITED PEOPLE TO THEALTAR TO RECEIVE CHRIST.
  • 00:12:29.505 --> 00:12:31.841
  • MINISTER INVITED PEOPLE TO THEALTAR TO RECEIVE CHRIST.MY FATHER WOULDN'T GO.
  • 00:12:31.907 --> 00:12:33.242
  • ALTAR TO RECEIVE CHRIST.MY FATHER WOULDN'T GO.HE WAS TOO SCARED.
  • 00:12:33.309 --> 00:12:34.543
  • MY FATHER WOULDN'T GO.HE WAS TOO SCARED.SAM WHISPERED IN HIS EAR,
  • 00:12:34.610 --> 00:12:36.045
  • HE WAS TOO SCARED.SAM WHISPERED IN HIS EAR,SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD, "JOHN, IF
  • 00:12:36.111 --> 00:12:37.980
  • SAM WHISPERED IN HIS EAR,SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD, "JOHN, IFYOU'LL WALK DOWN THERE I'LL GO
  • 00:12:38.047 --> 00:12:39.215
  • SEVENTEEN YEARS OLD, "JOHN, IFYOU'LL WALK DOWN THERE I'LL GOWITH YOU."
  • 00:12:39.281 --> 00:12:41.684
  • YOU'LL WALK DOWN THERE I'LL GOWITH YOU."THAT DAY THEY BOTH WALKED DOWN
  • 00:12:41.750 --> 00:12:42.785
  • WITH YOU."THAT DAY THEY BOTH WALKED DOWNTHERE AND MY FATHER GAVE HIS
  • 00:12:42.852 --> 00:12:43.752
  • THAT DAY THEY BOTH WALKED DOWNTHERE AND MY FATHER GAVE HISLIFE TO CHRIST.
  • 00:12:43.819 --> 00:12:45.087
  • THERE AND MY FATHER GAVE HISLIFE TO CHRIST.DADDY WENT ON TO BECOME A VERY
  • 00:12:45.154 --> 00:12:46.155
  • LIFE TO CHRIST.DADDY WENT ON TO BECOME A VERYWELL RESPECTED, SUCCESSFUL
  • 00:12:46.222 --> 00:12:47.823
  • DADDY WENT ON TO BECOME A VERYWELL RESPECTED, SUCCESSFULMINISTER, FOUNDED THIS CHURCH.
  • 00:12:47.890 --> 00:12:49.692
  • WELL RESPECTED, SUCCESSFULMINISTER, FOUNDED THIS CHURCH.(CHEERING/APPLAUSE)
  • 00:12:49.758 --> 00:12:51.694
  • MINISTER, FOUNDED THIS CHURCH.(CHEERING/APPLAUSE)BUT HERE'S MY POINT; SAM DIDN'T
  • 00:12:51.760 --> 00:12:53.195
  • (CHEERING/APPLAUSE)BUT HERE'S MY POINT; SAM DIDN'THAVE THAT SAME SUCCESS.
  • 00:12:53.262 --> 00:12:55.197
  • BUT HERE'S MY POINT; SAM DIDN'THAVE THAT SAME SUCCESS.HE PASTORED A CHURCH HERE AND
  • 00:12:55.264 --> 00:12:56.498
  • HAVE THAT SAME SUCCESS.HE PASTORED A CHURCH HERE ANDTHERE BUT NOTHING REALLY CAUGHT
  • 00:12:56.565 --> 00:12:58.100
  • HE PASTORED A CHURCH HERE ANDTHERE BUT NOTHING REALLY CAUGHTON.
  • 00:12:58.167 --> 00:12:59.768
  • THERE BUT NOTHING REALLY CAUGHTON.LATER IN SAM'S LIFE EVERYTHING
  • 00:12:59.835 --> 00:13:01.203
  • ON.LATER IN SAM'S LIFE EVERYTHINGHAD GONE DOWNHILL.
  • 00:13:01.270 --> 00:13:03.038
  • LATER IN SAM'S LIFE EVERYTHINGHAD GONE DOWNHILL.HE WAS REALLY STRUGGLING,
  • 00:13:03.105 --> 00:13:04.573
  • HAD GONE DOWNHILL.HE WAS REALLY STRUGGLING,WORKING AS A GREETER AT A LOCAL
  • 00:13:04.640 --> 00:13:05.975
  • HE WAS REALLY STRUGGLING,WORKING AS A GREETER AT A LOCALRETAIL STORE.
  • 00:13:06.041 --> 00:13:08.043
  • WORKING AS A GREETER AT A LOCALRETAIL STORE.HE AND MY FATHER HAD STAYED IN
  • 00:13:08.110 --> 00:13:09.645
  • RETAIL STORE.HE AND MY FATHER HAD STAYED INTOUCH SOMEWHAT BUT NOT THAT
  • 00:13:09.712 --> 00:13:11.146
  • HE AND MY FATHER HAD STAYED INTOUCH SOMEWHAT BUT NOT THATCLOSE. THEY WOULD CALL EACH
  • 00:13:11.213 --> 00:13:12.648
  • TOUCH SOMEWHAT BUT NOT THATCLOSE. THEY WOULD CALL EACHOTHER EVERY SEVERAL YEARS.
  • 00:13:12.715 --> 00:13:14.149
  • CLOSE. THEY WOULD CALL EACHOTHER EVERY SEVERAL YEARS.WHEN MY FATHER HEARD HOW MUCH
  • 00:13:14.216 --> 00:13:15.985
  • OTHER EVERY SEVERAL YEARS.WHEN MY FATHER HEARD HOW MUCHSAM WAS STRUGGLING HE GOT IN HIS
  • 00:13:16.051 --> 00:13:17.720
  • WHEN MY FATHER HEARD HOW MUCHSAM WAS STRUGGLING HE GOT IN HISCAR AND HE DROVE TO DALLAS TO
  • 00:13:17.786 --> 00:13:19.989
  • SAM WAS STRUGGLING HE GOT IN HISCAR AND HE DROVE TO DALLAS TOVISIT.
  • 00:13:20.055 --> 00:13:21.457
  • CAR AND HE DROVE TO DALLAS TOVISIT.NOW THEY WERE BOTH IN THEIR
  • 00:13:21.523 --> 00:13:22.458
  • VISIT.NOW THEY WERE BOTH IN THEIR70'S. SAM WAS SO THRILLED.
  • 00:13:22.524 --> 00:13:25.361
  • NOW THEY WERE BOTH IN THEIR70'S. SAM WAS SO THRILLED.HE COULDN'T BELIEVE HIS OLD HIGH
  • 00:13:25.427 --> 00:13:26.328
  • 70'S. SAM WAS SO THRILLED.HE COULDN'T BELIEVE HIS OLD HIGHSCHOOL FRIEND JOHN HAD TAKEN
  • 00:13:26.395 --> 00:13:27.897
  • HE COULDN'T BELIEVE HIS OLD HIGHSCHOOL FRIEND JOHN HAD TAKENTIME TO COME.
  • 00:13:27.963 --> 00:13:29.732
  • SCHOOL FRIEND JOHN HAD TAKENTIME TO COME.MY DAD WAS VERY LOYAL.
  • 00:13:29.798 --> 00:13:31.267
  • TIME TO COME.MY DAD WAS VERY LOYAL.HE INVITED SAM TO BE A PART OF
  • 00:13:31.333 --> 00:13:32.935
  • MY DAD WAS VERY LOYAL.HE INVITED SAM TO BE A PART OFOUR STAFF AS ONE OF OUR
  • 00:13:33.002 --> 00:13:34.436
  • HE INVITED SAM TO BE A PART OFOUR STAFF AS ONE OF OURMINISTERS. SAM AND HIS WIFE
  • 00:13:34.503 --> 00:13:36.405
  • OUR STAFF AS ONE OF OURMINISTERS. SAM AND HIS WIFEMOVED TO HOUSTON AND SAM SPENT
  • 00:13:36.472 --> 00:13:39.241
  • MINISTERS. SAM AND HIS WIFEMOVED TO HOUSTON AND SAM SPENTTHE LAST EIGHT YEARS OF HIS
  • 00:13:39.308 --> 00:13:40.309
  • MOVED TO HOUSTON AND SAM SPENTTHE LAST EIGHT YEARS OF HISLIFE WORKING WITH MY FATHER
  • 00:13:40.376 --> 00:13:42.044
  • THE LAST EIGHT YEARS OF HISLIFE WORKING WITH MY FATHERDAY IN AND DAY OUT.
  • 00:13:42.111 --> 00:13:44.179
  • LIFE WORKING WITH MY FATHERDAY IN AND DAY OUT.WHAT WAS MY DAD DOING?
  • 00:13:44.246 --> 00:13:45.247
  • DAY IN AND DAY OUT.WHAT WAS MY DAD DOING?GIVING THE GIFT OF HIMSELF.
  • 00:13:45.314 --> 00:13:47.816
  • WHAT WAS MY DAD DOING?GIVING THE GIFT OF HIMSELF.HE KNEW HE WOULDN'T BE HERE IF
  • 00:13:47.883 --> 00:13:49.051
  • GIVING THE GIFT OF HIMSELF.HE KNEW HE WOULDN'T BE HERE IFIT WEREN'T FOR SAM.
  • 00:13:49.118 --> 00:13:51.353
  • HE KNEW HE WOULDN'T BE HERE IFIT WEREN'T FOR SAM.SAM WAS THERE FOR MY FATHER IN
  • 00:13:51.420 --> 00:13:52.721
  • IT WEREN'T FOR SAM.SAM WAS THERE FOR MY FATHER INHIS TIME OF NEED.
  • 00:13:52.788 --> 00:13:54.223
  • SAM WAS THERE FOR MY FATHER INHIS TIME OF NEED.NOW MY FATHER WAS THERE FOR SAM
  • 00:13:54.290 --> 00:13:55.758
  • HIS TIME OF NEED.NOW MY FATHER WAS THERE FOR SAMIN SAM'S TIME OF NEED.
  • 00:13:55.824 --> 00:13:57.860
  • NOW MY FATHER WAS THERE FOR SAMIN SAM'S TIME OF NEED.(APPLAUSE)
  • 00:13:57.927 --> 00:13:59.929
  • IN SAM'S TIME OF NEED.(APPLAUSE)DON'T FORGET ABOUT THE PEOPLE
  • 00:13:59.995 --> 00:14:01.030
  • (APPLAUSE)DON'T FORGET ABOUT THE PEOPLETHAT HELP YOU GET TO WHERE YOU
  • 00:14:01.096 --> 00:14:02.498
  • DON'T FORGET ABOUT THE PEOPLETHAT HELP YOU GET TO WHERE YOUARE. DON'T BE TOO BUSY, TOO
  • 00:14:02.564 --> 00:14:04.133
  • THAT HELP YOU GET TO WHERE YOUARE. DON'T BE TOO BUSY, TOOIMPORTANT. TAKE TIME TO REACH
  • 00:14:04.199 --> 00:14:06.402
  • ARE. DON'T BE TOO BUSY, TOOIMPORTANT. TAKE TIME TO REACHBACK AND INVEST IN THOSE THAT
  • 00:14:06.468 --> 00:14:08.570
  • IMPORTANT. TAKE TIME TO REACHBACK AND INVEST IN THOSE THATHAVE HELPED YOU.
  • 00:14:08.637 --> 00:14:10.406
  • BACK AND INVEST IN THOSE THATHAVE HELPED YOU.IT MAY NOT BE TO GIVE THEM A JOB
  • 00:14:10.472 --> 00:14:11.840
  • HAVE HELPED YOU.IT MAY NOT BE TO GIVE THEM A JOBLIKE MY DAD DID BUT AT LEAST YOU
  • 00:14:11.907 --> 00:14:13.342
  • IT MAY NOT BE TO GIVE THEM A JOBLIKE MY DAD DID BUT AT LEAST YOUCAN STOP BY THEIR HOUSE AND SAY,
  • 00:14:13.409 --> 00:14:15.077
  • LIKE MY DAD DID BUT AT LEAST YOUCAN STOP BY THEIR HOUSE AND SAY,"THANK YOU." YOU CAN INVITE
  • 00:14:15.144 --> 00:14:16.178
  • CAN STOP BY THEIR HOUSE AND SAY,"THANK YOU." YOU CAN INVITETHEM OVER. OR YOU CAN DO
  • 00:14:16.245 --> 00:14:18.013
  • "THANK YOU." YOU CAN INVITETHEM OVER. OR YOU CAN DOSOMETHING KIND FOR THEIR
  • 00:14:18.080 --> 00:14:19.081
  • THEM OVER. OR YOU CAN DOSOMETHING KIND FOR THEIRFAMILY.
  • 00:14:19.148 --> 00:14:20.582
  • SOMETHING KIND FOR THEIRFAMILY.THIS IS WHAT DAVID DID IN THE
  • 00:14:20.649 --> 00:14:21.750
  • FAMILY.THIS IS WHAT DAVID DID IN THESCRIPTURE. HIS BEST FRIEND,
  • 00:14:21.817 --> 00:14:23.519
  • THIS IS WHAT DAVID DID IN THESCRIPTURE. HIS BEST FRIEND,JONATHAN, WAS KILLED IN A
  • 00:14:23.585 --> 00:14:25.220
  • SCRIPTURE. HIS BEST FRIEND,JONATHAN, WAS KILLED IN ABATTLE. JONATHAN WAS THE ONE
  • 00:14:25.287 --> 00:14:27.456
  • JONATHAN, WAS KILLED IN ABATTLE. JONATHAN WAS THE ONETHAT REALLY LOOKED AFTER DAVID.
  • 00:14:27.523 --> 00:14:29.525
  • BATTLE. JONATHAN WAS THE ONETHAT REALLY LOOKED AFTER DAVID.WHEN HIS FATHER, KING SAUL, WAS
  • 00:14:29.591 --> 00:14:31.026
  • THAT REALLY LOOKED AFTER DAVID.WHEN HIS FATHER, KING SAUL, WASTRYING TO KILL DAVID, JONATHAN
  • 00:14:31.093 --> 00:14:33.195
  • WHEN HIS FATHER, KING SAUL, WASTRYING TO KILL DAVID, JONATHANWOULD GET INSIDE INFORMATION AND
  • 00:14:33.262 --> 00:14:34.063
  • TRYING TO KILL DAVID, JONATHANWOULD GET INSIDE INFORMATION ANDSNEAK OVER AND GIVE IT TO HIS
  • 00:14:34.129 --> 00:14:35.798
  • WOULD GET INSIDE INFORMATION ANDSNEAK OVER AND GIVE IT TO HISFRIEND, DAVID.
  • 00:14:35.864 --> 00:14:37.866
  • SNEAK OVER AND GIVE IT TO HISFRIEND, DAVID.YEARS AFTER JONATHAN'S DEATH,
  • 00:14:37.933 --> 00:14:39.802
  • FRIEND, DAVID.YEARS AFTER JONATHAN'S DEATH,NOW DAVID IS THE KING.
  • 00:14:39.868 --> 00:14:42.304
  • YEARS AFTER JONATHAN'S DEATH,NOW DAVID IS THE KING.DAVID ASKED HIS ASSISTANT, "IS
  • 00:14:42.371 --> 00:14:43.739
  • NOW DAVID IS THE KING.DAVID ASKED HIS ASSISTANT, "ISANYONE FROM THE HOUSE OF
  • 00:14:43.806 --> 00:14:45.674
  • DAVID ASKED HIS ASSISTANT, "ISANYONE FROM THE HOUSE OFJONATHAN STILL ALIVE?
  • 00:14:45.741 --> 00:14:47.977
  • ANYONE FROM THE HOUSE OFJONATHAN STILL ALIVE?IF SO, I WANT TO DO SOMETHING
  • 00:14:48.043 --> 00:14:49.144
  • JONATHAN STILL ALIVE?IF SO, I WANT TO DO SOMETHINGGOOD FOR THEM."
  • 00:14:49.211 --> 00:14:51.080
  • IF SO, I WANT TO DO SOMETHINGGOOD FOR THEM."THEY SAID, "HE HAS ONE SON
  • 00:14:51.146 --> 00:14:52.614
  • GOOD FOR THEM."THEY SAID, "HE HAS ONE SONTHAT'S CRIPPLED BUT HE'S STILL
  • 00:14:52.681 --> 00:14:54.116
  • THEY SAID, "HE HAS ONE SONTHAT'S CRIPPLED BUT HE'S STILLALIVE."
  • 00:14:54.183 --> 00:14:55.584
  • THAT'S CRIPPLED BUT HE'S STILLALIVE."THIS SON WAS LIVING IN EXTREME
  • 00:14:55.651 --> 00:14:57.186
  • ALIVE."THIS SON WAS LIVING IN EXTREMEPOVERTY, NO FUTURE TO SPEAK OF.
  • 00:14:57.252 --> 00:15:00.055
  • THIS SON WAS LIVING IN EXTREMEPOVERTY, NO FUTURE TO SPEAK OF.DAVID HAD THEM GO GET THE YOUNG
  • 00:15:00.122 --> 00:15:01.724
  • POVERTY, NO FUTURE TO SPEAK OF.DAVID HAD THEM GO GET THE YOUNGMAN, BRING HIM TO THE PALACE.
  • 00:15:01.790 --> 00:15:03.726
  • DAVID HAD THEM GO GET THE YOUNGMAN, BRING HIM TO THE PALACE.HE LOOKED HIM IN THE EYES AND
  • 00:15:03.792 --> 00:15:05.394
  • MAN, BRING HIM TO THE PALACE.HE LOOKED HIM IN THE EYES ANDSAID, "LISTEN, FROM NOW ON,
  • 00:15:05.461 --> 00:15:06.962
  • HE LOOKED HIM IN THE EYES ANDSAID, "LISTEN, FROM NOW ON,YOU'RE GOING TO EAT AT MY DINNER
  • 00:15:07.029 --> 00:15:08.397
  • SAID, "LISTEN, FROM NOW ON,YOU'RE GOING TO EAT AT MY DINNERTABLE EVERY NIGHT. FROM NOW ON
  • 00:15:08.464 --> 00:15:10.232
  • YOU'RE GOING TO EAT AT MY DINNERTABLE EVERY NIGHT. FROM NOW ONYOU'RE GOING TO LIVE IN THE
  • 00:15:10.299 --> 00:15:11.600
  • TABLE EVERY NIGHT. FROM NOW ONYOU'RE GOING TO LIVE IN THEPALACE WITH ME, TREATED LIKE
  • 00:15:11.667 --> 00:15:13.002
  • YOU'RE GOING TO LIVE IN THEPALACE WITH ME, TREATED LIKEROYALTY."
  • 00:15:13.068 --> 00:15:14.870
  • PALACE WITH ME, TREATED LIKEROYALTY."THE YOUNG MAN WAS AMAZED.
  • 00:15:14.937 --> 00:15:17.339
  • ROYALTY."THE YOUNG MAN WAS AMAZED.HE ASKED, "WHAT DID I DO TO
  • 00:15:17.406 --> 00:15:18.340
  • THE YOUNG MAN WAS AMAZED.HE ASKED, "WHAT DID I DO TODESERVE ALL THIS?"
  • 00:15:18.407 --> 00:15:19.942
  • HE ASKED, "WHAT DID I DO TODESERVE ALL THIS?"DAVID SAID, "YOUR FATHER WAS A
  • 00:15:20.009 --> 00:15:21.710
  • DESERVE ALL THIS?"DAVID SAID, "YOUR FATHER WAS AFRIEND OF MINE. YOUR FATHER
  • 00:15:21.777 --> 00:15:23.412
  • DAVID SAID, "YOUR FATHER WAS AFRIEND OF MINE. YOUR FATHERHELPED ME GET TO WHERE I AM.
  • 00:15:23.479 --> 00:15:25.881
  • FRIEND OF MINE. YOUR FATHERHELPED ME GET TO WHERE I AM.NOW I'M GOING TO SHOW YOU HONOR.
  • 00:15:25.948 --> 00:15:27.916
  • HELPED ME GET TO WHERE I AM.NOW I'M GOING TO SHOW YOU HONOR.I'M GOING TO SHOW YOU RESPECT
  • 00:15:27.983 --> 00:15:29.184
  • NOW I'M GOING TO SHOW YOU HONOR.I'M GOING TO SHOW YOU RESPECTBECAUSE OF WHO YOUR FATHER WAS."
  • 00:15:29.251 --> 00:15:30.986
  • I'M GOING TO SHOW YOU RESPECTBECAUSE OF WHO YOUR FATHER WAS."(APPLAUSE)
  • 00:15:31.053 --> 00:15:32.521
  • BECAUSE OF WHO YOUR FATHER WAS."(APPLAUSE)DAVID COULD HAVE TAKEN THE EASY
  • 00:15:32.588 --> 00:15:33.655
  • (APPLAUSE)DAVID COULD HAVE TAKEN THE EASYWAY OUT AND SAID, "I'M GOING TO
  • 00:15:33.722 --> 00:15:34.990
  • DAVID COULD HAVE TAKEN THE EASYWAY OUT AND SAID, "I'M GOING TOBUILD YOU A HOUSE DOWN THE ROAD
  • 00:15:35.057 --> 00:15:36.658
  • WAY OUT AND SAID, "I'M GOING TOBUILD YOU A HOUSE DOWN THE ROADAND HAVE SOMEBODY TAKE CARE OF
  • 00:15:36.725 --> 00:15:37.960
  • BUILD YOU A HOUSE DOWN THE ROADAND HAVE SOMEBODY TAKE CARE OFYOU. YOU GO OFF AND LIVE A GOOD
  • 00:15:38.027 --> 00:15:39.395
  • AND HAVE SOMEBODY TAKE CARE OFYOU. YOU GO OFF AND LIVE A GOODLIFE."
  • 00:15:39.461 --> 00:15:40.696
  • YOU. YOU GO OFF AND LIVE A GOODLIFE."NO, DAVID UNDERSTOOD THIS
  • 00:15:40.763 --> 00:15:42.498
  • LIFE."NO, DAVID UNDERSTOOD THISPRINCIPLE, THAT THE GREATEST
  • 00:15:42.564 --> 00:15:43.899
  • NO, DAVID UNDERSTOOD THISPRINCIPLE, THAT THE GREATESTGIFT HE COULD GIVE WAS HIMSELF.
  • 00:15:43.966 --> 00:15:47.302
  • PRINCIPLE, THAT THE GREATESTGIFT HE COULD GIVE WAS HIMSELF.DAVID GAVE THAT YOUNG MAN HIS
  • 00:15:47.369 --> 00:15:48.237
  • GIFT HE COULD GIVE WAS HIMSELF.DAVID GAVE THAT YOUNG MAN HISTIME, HIS ATTENTION; HIS
  • 00:15:48.303 --> 00:15:49.772
  • DAVID GAVE THAT YOUNG MAN HISTIME, HIS ATTENTION; HISFRIENDSHIP.
  • 00:15:49.838 --> 00:15:51.573
  • TIME, HIS ATTENTION; HISFRIENDSHIP.THE TRUTH IS, NONE OF US GOT TO
  • 00:15:51.640 --> 00:15:53.442
  • FRIENDSHIP.THE TRUTH IS, NONE OF US GOT TOWHERE WE ARE ON OUR OWN.
  • 00:15:53.509 --> 00:15:55.844
  • THE TRUTH IS, NONE OF US GOT TOWHERE WE ARE ON OUR OWN.IT'S EASY TO FIND FAULT WITH THE
  • 00:15:55.911 --> 00:15:57.379
  • WHERE WE ARE ON OUR OWN.IT'S EASY TO FIND FAULT WITH THEPEOPLE THAT RAISED US.
  • 00:15:57.446 --> 00:15:59.415
  • IT'S EASY TO FIND FAULT WITH THEPEOPLE THAT RAISED US.I HEAR IT ALL THE TIME, "JOEL,
  • 00:15:59.481 --> 00:16:00.883
  • PEOPLE THAT RAISED US.I HEAR IT ALL THE TIME, "JOEL,MY PARENTS DIDN'T TREAT ME
  • 00:16:00.949 --> 00:16:01.917
  • I HEAR IT ALL THE TIME, "JOEL,MY PARENTS DIDN'T TREAT MERIGHT. MY FATHER WORKED ALL THE
  • 00:16:01.984 --> 00:16:03.318
  • MY PARENTS DIDN'T TREAT MERIGHT. MY FATHER WORKED ALL THETIME. HE WAS NEVER THERE. MY
  • 00:16:03.385 --> 00:16:05.387
  • RIGHT. MY FATHER WORKED ALL THETIME. HE WAS NEVER THERE. MYMOTHER HAD ISSUES. MY TEACHERS,
  • 00:16:05.454 --> 00:16:07.423
  • TIME. HE WAS NEVER THERE. MYMOTHER HAD ISSUES. MY TEACHERS,THEY DIDN'T REALLY INVEST IN
  • 00:16:07.489 --> 00:16:08.357
  • MOTHER HAD ISSUES. MY TEACHERS,THEY DIDN'T REALLY INVEST INME."
  • 00:16:08.424 --> 00:16:09.992
  • THEY DIDN'T REALLY INVEST INME."NO, THEY MAY NOT HAVE BEEN
  • 00:16:10.059 --> 00:16:10.959
  • ME."NO, THEY MAY NOT HAVE BEENPERFECT BUT THEY MADE SACRIFICES
  • 00:16:11.026 --> 00:16:13.062
  • NO, THEY MAY NOT HAVE BEENPERFECT BUT THEY MADE SACRIFICESSO THAT YOU COULD GO FURTHER.
  • 00:16:13.128 --> 00:16:15.330
  • PERFECT BUT THEY MADE SACRIFICESSO THAT YOU COULD GO FURTHER.MOST LIKELY, THEY DID THE BEST
  • 00:16:15.397 --> 00:16:17.132
  • SO THAT YOU COULD GO FURTHER.MOST LIKELY, THEY DID THE BESTTHAT THEY COULD WITH WHAT THEY
  • 00:16:17.199 --> 00:16:19.535
  • MOST LIKELY, THEY DID THE BESTTHAT THEY COULD WITH WHAT THEYHAD.
  • 00:16:19.601 --> 00:16:20.836
  • THAT THEY COULD WITH WHAT THEYHAD.I WAS TALKING TO A FRIEND
  • 00:16:20.903 --> 00:16:21.870
  • HAD.I WAS TALKING TO A FRIENDRECENTLY. HE WAS THE STAR
  • 00:16:21.937 --> 00:16:22.938
  • I WAS TALKING TO A FRIENDRECENTLY. HE WAS THE STARFOOTBALL PLAYER IN HIGH SCHOOL.
  • 00:16:23.005 --> 00:16:24.106
  • RECENTLY. HE WAS THE STARFOOTBALL PLAYER IN HIGH SCHOOL.HE LOVED SPORTS BUT HIS FATHER
  • 00:16:24.173 --> 00:16:26.008
  • FOOTBALL PLAYER IN HIGH SCHOOL.HE LOVED SPORTS BUT HIS FATHERNEVER CAME TO ONE GAME, NEVER
  • 00:16:26.075 --> 00:16:28.911
  • HE LOVED SPORTS BUT HIS FATHERNEVER CAME TO ONE GAME, NEVERSAW HIM PLAY ONE TIME.
  • 00:16:28.977 --> 00:16:31.580
  • NEVER CAME TO ONE GAME, NEVERSAW HIM PLAY ONE TIME.BUT THIS SON WASN'T BITTER.
  • 00:16:31.647 --> 00:16:33.615
  • SAW HIM PLAY ONE TIME.BUT THIS SON WASN'T BITTER.HE SAID, "JOEL, MY DAD WAS A
  • 00:16:33.682 --> 00:16:34.883
  • BUT THIS SON WASN'T BITTER.HE SAID, "JOEL, MY DAD WAS AGOOD MAN. HE SPENT ALL OF HIS
  • 00:16:34.950 --> 00:16:36.685
  • HE SAID, "JOEL, MY DAD WAS AGOOD MAN. HE SPENT ALL OF HISTIME AND ENERGY WORKING TO
  • 00:16:36.752 --> 00:16:38.787
  • GOOD MAN. HE SPENT ALL OF HISTIME AND ENERGY WORKING TOPROVIDE FOR THE FAMILY.
  • 00:16:38.854 --> 00:16:41.123
  • TIME AND ENERGY WORKING TOPROVIDE FOR THE FAMILY.THAT'S HOW HE SHOWED LOVE."
  • 00:16:41.190 --> 00:16:43.358
  • PROVIDE FOR THE FAMILY.THAT'S HOW HE SHOWED LOVE."COME TO FIND OUT, HIS FATHER WAS
  • 00:16:43.425 --> 00:16:44.893
  • THAT'S HOW HE SHOWED LOVE."COME TO FIND OUT, HIS FATHER WASRAISED WITHOUT A FATHER.
  • 00:16:44.960 --> 00:16:47.663
  • COME TO FIND OUT, HIS FATHER WASRAISED WITHOUT A FATHER.HE HAD NEVER SEEN A FATHER
  • 00:16:47.729 --> 00:16:49.164
  • RAISED WITHOUT A FATHER.HE HAD NEVER SEEN A FATHERMODELED, DIDN'T REALLY KNOW WHAT
  • 00:16:49.231 --> 00:16:52.267
  • HE HAD NEVER SEEN A FATHERMODELED, DIDN'T REALLY KNOW WHATHE WAS SUPPOSED TO DO.
  • 00:16:52.334 --> 00:16:53.502
  • MODELED, DIDN'T REALLY KNOW WHATHE WAS SUPPOSED TO DO.SOMETIMES WE JUDGE PEOPLE BY
  • 00:16:53.569 --> 00:16:54.670
  • HE WAS SUPPOSED TO DO.SOMETIMES WE JUDGE PEOPLE BYWHAT WE KNOW INSTEAD OF BY WHAT
  • 00:16:54.736 --> 00:16:55.971
  • SOMETIMES WE JUDGE PEOPLE BYWHAT WE KNOW INSTEAD OF BY WHATTHEY KNOW.
  • 00:16:56.038 --> 00:16:58.474
  • WHAT WE KNOW INSTEAD OF BY WHATTHEY KNOW.THIS SON WAS SMART ENOUGH TO
  • 00:16:58.540 --> 00:17:00.309
  • THEY KNOW.THIS SON WAS SMART ENOUGH TOREALIZE HIS FATHER DIDN'T KNOW
  • 00:17:00.375 --> 00:17:01.777
  • THIS SON WAS SMART ENOUGH TOREALIZE HIS FATHER DIDN'T KNOWANY BETTER. HE WAS DOING THE
  • 00:17:01.844 --> 00:17:02.711
  • REALIZE HIS FATHER DIDN'T KNOWANY BETTER. HE WAS DOING THEBEST THAT HE KNEW HOW.
  • 00:17:02.778 --> 00:17:05.481
  • ANY BETTER. HE WAS DOING THEBEST THAT HE KNEW HOW.NOW THIS SON TAKES HIS FATHER TO
  • 00:17:05.547 --> 00:17:06.915
  • BEST THAT HE KNEW HOW.NOW THIS SON TAKES HIS FATHER TOALL OF HIS GRANDSON'S FOOTBALL
  • 00:17:06.982 --> 00:17:09.184
  • NOW THIS SON TAKES HIS FATHER TOALL OF HIS GRANDSON'S FOOTBALLGAMES. THEY SIT TOGETHER IN THE
  • 00:17:09.251 --> 00:17:11.019
  • ALL OF HIS GRANDSON'S FOOTBALLGAMES. THEY SIT TOGETHER IN THESTANDS AND ENJOY EACH OTHER'S
  • 00:17:11.086 --> 00:17:12.287
  • GAMES. THEY SIT TOGETHER IN THESTANDS AND ENJOY EACH OTHER'SCOMPANY.
  • 00:17:12.354 --> 00:17:13.622
  • STANDS AND ENJOY EACH OTHER'SCOMPANY.WHAT AM I SAYING?
  • 00:17:13.689 --> 00:17:14.756
  • COMPANY.WHAT AM I SAYING?DON'T MAKE EXCUSES FOR WHY YOU
  • 00:17:14.823 --> 00:17:16.492
  • WHAT AM I SAYING?DON'T MAKE EXCUSES FOR WHY YOUDON'T NEED TO SEE A LOVED ONE.
  • 00:17:16.558 --> 00:17:19.128
  • DON'T MAKE EXCUSES FOR WHY YOUDON'T NEED TO SEE A LOVED ONE.DON'T LIVE BITTER BECAUSE YOU
  • 00:17:19.194 --> 00:17:20.496
  • DON'T NEED TO SEE A LOVED ONE.DON'T LIVE BITTER BECAUSE YOUDIDN'T GET WHAT YOU NEEDED.
  • 00:17:20.562 --> 00:17:22.464
  • DON'T LIVE BITTER BECAUSE YOUDIDN'T GET WHAT YOU NEEDED."WELL, JOEL. THEY DIDN'T TREAT
  • 00:17:22.531 --> 00:17:23.432
  • DIDN'T GET WHAT YOU NEEDED."WELL, JOEL. THEY DIDN'T TREATME RIGHT. THEY DIDN'T MAKE ME
  • 00:17:23.499 --> 00:17:24.500
  • "WELL, JOEL. THEY DIDN'T TREATME RIGHT. THEY DIDN'T MAKE MEFEEL IMPORTANT. THEY SHOULD
  • 00:17:24.566 --> 00:17:25.801
  • ME RIGHT. THEY DIDN'T MAKE MEFEEL IMPORTANT. THEY SHOULDHAVE SPENT MORE TIME WITH ME."
  • 00:17:25.868 --> 00:17:27.269
  • FEEL IMPORTANT. THEY SHOULDHAVE SPENT MORE TIME WITH ME."WHY DON'T YOU HAVE A BIGGER
  • 00:17:27.336 --> 00:17:28.170
  • HAVE SPENT MORE TIME WITH ME."WHY DON'T YOU HAVE A BIGGERPOINT OF VIEW?
  • 00:17:28.237 --> 00:17:29.705
  • WHY DON'T YOU HAVE A BIGGERPOINT OF VIEW?MAYBE THEY DID THE BEST THAT
  • 00:17:29.771 --> 00:17:31.006
  • POINT OF VIEW?MAYBE THEY DID THE BEST THATTHEY KNEW HOW.
  • 00:17:31.073 --> 00:17:32.774
  • MAYBE THEY DID THE BEST THATTHEY KNEW HOW.AFTER ALL, THAT'S YOUR FAMILY.
  • 00:17:32.841 --> 00:17:34.943
  • THEY KNEW HOW.AFTER ALL, THAT'S YOUR FAMILY.THAT'S YOUR FLESH AND BLOOD.
  • 00:17:35.010 --> 00:17:36.945
  • AFTER ALL, THAT'S YOUR FAMILY.THAT'S YOUR FLESH AND BLOOD.THAT'S THE ONE GOD ORDAINED TO
  • 00:17:37.012 --> 00:17:38.380
  • THAT'S YOUR FLESH AND BLOOD.THAT'S THE ONE GOD ORDAINED TOBE IN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:17:38.447 --> 00:17:40.015
  • THAT'S THE ONE GOD ORDAINED TOBE IN YOUR LIFE.YOU DIDN'T JUST COME FROM ANY
  • 00:17:40.082 --> 00:17:40.949
  • BE IN YOUR LIFE.YOU DIDN'T JUST COME FROM ANYPARENTS. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:17:41.016 --> 00:17:43.118
  • YOU DIDN'T JUST COME FROM ANYPARENTS. (APPLAUSE)GOD HANDPICKED YOUR PARENTS.
  • 00:17:43.185 --> 00:17:45.487
  • PARENTS. (APPLAUSE)GOD HANDPICKED YOUR PARENTS.HE KNEW WHAT THEY WOULD HAVE AND
  • 00:17:45.554 --> 00:17:47.222
  • GOD HANDPICKED YOUR PARENTS.HE KNEW WHAT THEY WOULD HAVE ANDWHAT THEY WOULDN'T HAVE.
  • 00:17:47.289 --> 00:17:49.324
  • HE KNEW WHAT THEY WOULD HAVE ANDWHAT THEY WOULDN'T HAVE.HE KNEW WHAT THEY COULD GIVE YOU
  • 00:17:49.391 --> 00:17:50.492
  • WHAT THEY WOULDN'T HAVE.HE KNEW WHAT THEY COULD GIVE YOUAND WHAT THEY COULDN'T GIVE YOU.
  • 00:17:50.559 --> 00:17:53.195
  • HE KNEW WHAT THEY COULD GIVE YOUAND WHAT THEY COULDN'T GIVE YOU.IT'S EASY TO FOCUS ON THE
  • 00:17:53.262 --> 00:17:54.196
  • AND WHAT THEY COULDN'T GIVE YOU.IT'S EASY TO FOCUS ON THENEGATIVE BUT KEEP THE RIGHT
  • 00:17:54.263 --> 00:17:55.697
  • IT'S EASY TO FOCUS ON THENEGATIVE BUT KEEP THE RIGHTPERSPECTIVE.
  • 00:17:55.764 --> 00:17:57.032
  • NEGATIVE BUT KEEP THE RIGHTPERSPECTIVE.THEY'RE THE ONES THAT CHANGED
  • 00:17:57.099 --> 00:17:58.267
  • PERSPECTIVE.THEY'RE THE ONES THAT CHANGEDYOUR DIAPERS. THEY'RE THE ONES
  • 00:17:58.333 --> 00:17:59.434
  • THEY'RE THE ONES THAT CHANGEDYOUR DIAPERS. THEY'RE THE ONESTHAT FED YOU, CLOTHED YOU,
  • 00:17:59.501 --> 00:18:01.370
  • YOUR DIAPERS. THEY'RE THE ONESTHAT FED YOU, CLOTHED YOU,STAYED UP LATE AT NIGHT WHEN
  • 00:18:01.436 --> 00:18:02.871
  • THAT FED YOU, CLOTHED YOU,STAYED UP LATE AT NIGHT WHENYOU DIDN'T FEEL WELL. THEY'RE
  • 00:18:02.938 --> 00:18:04.106
  • STAYED UP LATE AT NIGHT WHENYOU DIDN'T FEEL WELL. THEY'RETHE PEOPLE THAT WHEN YOU WERE A
  • 00:18:04.173 --> 00:18:05.807
  • YOU DIDN'T FEEL WELL. THEY'RETHE PEOPLE THAT WHEN YOU WERE ABABY YOU SPIT UP ON THEM AND
  • 00:18:05.874 --> 00:18:07.342
  • THE PEOPLE THAT WHEN YOU WERE ABABY YOU SPIT UP ON THEM ANDTHEY SHOOK IT OFF AND GAVE YOU
  • 00:18:07.409 --> 00:18:08.677
  • BABY YOU SPIT UP ON THEM ANDTHEY SHOOK IT OFF AND GAVE YOUANOTHER BOTTLE. NOW WHAT HAVE
  • 00:18:08.744 --> 00:18:10.445
  • THEY SHOOK IT OFF AND GAVE YOUANOTHER BOTTLE. NOW WHAT HAVEYOU DONE FOR THEM LATELY?
  • 00:18:10.512 --> 00:18:12.781
  • ANOTHER BOTTLE. NOW WHAT HAVEYOU DONE FOR THEM LATELY?HAVE YOU INVITED THEM OUT TO
  • 00:18:12.848 --> 00:18:13.749
  • YOU DONE FOR THEM LATELY?HAVE YOU INVITED THEM OUT TODINNER?
  • 00:18:13.815 --> 00:18:14.850
  • HAVE YOU INVITED THEM OUT TODINNER?HAVE YOU STOPPED BY THE HOUSE TO
  • 00:18:14.917 --> 00:18:15.851
  • DINNER?HAVE YOU STOPPED BY THE HOUSE TOENJOY THEIR COMPANY, TO TALK
  • 00:18:15.918 --> 00:18:17.219
  • HAVE YOU STOPPED BY THE HOUSE TOENJOY THEIR COMPANY, TO TALKABOUT OLD TIMES, TO LAUGH
  • 00:18:17.286 --> 00:18:18.921
  • ENJOY THEIR COMPANY, TO TALKABOUT OLD TIMES, TO LAUGHTOGETHER?
  • 00:18:18.987 --> 00:18:21.456
  • ABOUT OLD TIMES, TO LAUGHTOGETHER?WHAT IF THEY WEREN'T GOING TO BE
  • 00:18:21.523 --> 00:18:22.724
  • TOGETHER?WHAT IF THEY WEREN'T GOING TO BEAROUND NEXT YEAR AT THIS TIME?
  • 00:18:22.791 --> 00:18:25.594
  • WHAT IF THEY WEREN'T GOING TO BEAROUND NEXT YEAR AT THIS TIME?WHAT IF THE NEXT FEW MONTHS WAS
  • 00:18:25.661 --> 00:18:27.329
  • AROUND NEXT YEAR AT THIS TIME?WHAT IF THE NEXT FEW MONTHS WASTHE ONLY CHANCE YOU HAD TO LET
  • 00:18:27.396 --> 00:18:29.231
  • WHAT IF THE NEXT FEW MONTHS WASTHE ONLY CHANCE YOU HAD TO LETTHEM KNOW HOW YOU FEEL, WHAT
  • 00:18:29.298 --> 00:18:31.233
  • THE ONLY CHANCE YOU HAD TO LETTHEM KNOW HOW YOU FEEL, WHATTHEY MEAN TO YOU?
  • 00:18:31.300 --> 00:18:33.101
  • THEM KNOW HOW YOU FEEL, WHATTHEY MEAN TO YOU?ARE YOU ALLOWING YOUR WORK
  • 00:18:33.168 --> 00:18:34.169
  • THEY MEAN TO YOU?ARE YOU ALLOWING YOUR WORKSCHEDULE TOO BUSY TO KEEP YOU
  • 00:18:34.236 --> 00:18:35.470
  • ARE YOU ALLOWING YOUR WORKSCHEDULE TOO BUSY TO KEEP YOUFROM IT?
  • 00:18:35.537 --> 00:18:36.872
  • SCHEDULE TOO BUSY TO KEEP YOUFROM IT?OR MAYBE, HAVE YOU NOT SPOKEN IN
  • 00:18:36.939 --> 00:18:38.207
  • FROM IT?OR MAYBE, HAVE YOU NOT SPOKEN INYEARS BECAUSE YOU DON'T GET
  • 00:18:38.273 --> 00:18:40.242
  • OR MAYBE, HAVE YOU NOT SPOKEN INYEARS BECAUSE YOU DON'T GETALONG ANYMORE. YOU'RE AT ODDS
  • 00:18:40.309 --> 00:18:42.511
  • YEARS BECAUSE YOU DON'T GETALONG ANYMORE. YOU'RE AT ODDSAND YOU'RE JUST LETTING IT
  • 00:18:42.578 --> 00:18:44.146
  • ALONG ANYMORE. YOU'RE AT ODDSAND YOU'RE JUST LETTING ITRIDE. MAYBE ONE DAY YOU'LL MAKE
  • 00:18:44.213 --> 00:18:45.447
  • AND YOU'RE JUST LETTING ITRIDE. MAYBE ONE DAY YOU'LL MAKETHINGS BETTER.
  • 00:18:45.514 --> 00:18:47.749
  • RIDE. MAYBE ONE DAY YOU'LL MAKETHINGS BETTER.GOD IS SAYING, "TODAY IS YOUR
  • 00:18:47.816 --> 00:18:48.884
  • THINGS BETTER.GOD IS SAYING, "TODAY IS YOURONE DAY."
  • 00:18:48.951 --> 00:18:51.253
  • GOD IS SAYING, "TODAY IS YOURONE DAY."REACH OUT TO THE PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:18:51.320 --> 00:18:52.254
  • ONE DAY."REACH OUT TO THE PEOPLE THATHAVE SACRIFICED FOR YOU.
  • 00:18:52.321 --> 00:18:53.989
  • REACH OUT TO THE PEOPLE THATHAVE SACRIFICED FOR YOU.GO VISIT THAT FAMILY MEMBER.
  • 00:18:54.056 --> 00:18:55.657
  • HAVE SACRIFICED FOR YOU.GO VISIT THAT FAMILY MEMBER.(APPLAUSE)
  • 00:18:55.724 --> 00:18:56.825
  • GO VISIT THAT FAMILY MEMBER.(APPLAUSE)YOU HAVE A GIFT THAT THEY NEED
  • 00:18:56.892 --> 00:18:59.228
  • (APPLAUSE)YOU HAVE A GIFT THAT THEY NEEDAND IT'S NOT NECESSARILY JUST
  • 00:18:59.294 --> 00:19:00.562
  • YOU HAVE A GIFT THAT THEY NEEDAND IT'S NOT NECESSARILY JUSTYOUR MONEY, YOUR CLOTHES; YOUR
  • 00:19:00.629 --> 00:19:02.397
  • AND IT'S NOT NECESSARILY JUSTYOUR MONEY, YOUR CLOTHES; YOURFOOD.
  • 00:19:02.464 --> 00:19:03.765
  • YOUR MONEY, YOUR CLOTHES; YOURFOOD.THE GIFT YOU HAVE IS YOURSELF,
  • 00:19:03.832 --> 00:19:06.668
  • FOOD.THE GIFT YOU HAVE IS YOURSELF,YOUR FRIENDSHIP, YOUR TIME, YOUR
  • 00:19:06.735 --> 00:19:08.403
  • THE GIFT YOU HAVE IS YOURSELF,YOUR FRIENDSHIP, YOUR TIME, YOURLOVE, YOUR HUG, YOUR SMILE; YOUR
  • 00:19:08.470 --> 00:19:10.305
  • YOUR FRIENDSHIP, YOUR TIME, YOURLOVE, YOUR HUG, YOUR SMILE; YOURGRATITUDE. DON'T KEEP PUTTING
  • 00:19:10.372 --> 00:19:11.974
  • LOVE, YOUR HUG, YOUR SMILE; YOURGRATITUDE. DON'T KEEP PUTTINGIT OFF. DO WHAT YOU KNOW YOU
  • 00:19:12.040 --> 00:19:13.342
  • GRATITUDE. DON'T KEEP PUTTINGIT OFF. DO WHAT YOU KNOW YOUNEED TO DO.
  • 00:19:13.408 --> 00:19:15.611
  • IT OFF. DO WHAT YOU KNOW YOUNEED TO DO.LAST WEEK, I WAS FLIPPING
  • 00:19:15.677 --> 00:19:16.812
  • NEED TO DO.LAST WEEK, I WAS FLIPPINGTHROUGH THE OBITUARIES,
  • 00:19:16.878 --> 00:19:18.714
  • LAST WEEK, I WAS FLIPPINGTHROUGH THE OBITUARIES,MY FAVORITE THING TO DO.
  • 00:19:18.780 --> 00:19:19.748
  • THROUGH THE OBITUARIES,MY FAVORITE THING TO DO.(LAUGHTER)
  • 00:19:19.815 --> 00:19:20.816
  • MY FAVORITE THING TO DO.(LAUGHTER)I SAW THIS PICTURE OF A MAN
  • 00:19:20.882 --> 00:19:22.417
  • (LAUGHTER)I SAW THIS PICTURE OF A MANABOUT MY AGE. HE ALWAYS WAITED
  • 00:19:22.484 --> 00:19:24.219
  • I SAW THIS PICTURE OF A MANABOUT MY AGE. HE ALWAYS WAITEDON ME AT THE DEPARTMENT STORE.
  • 00:19:24.286 --> 00:19:27.289
  • ABOUT MY AGE. HE ALWAYS WAITEDON ME AT THE DEPARTMENT STORE.I JUST SAW HIM A COUPLE MONTHS
  • 00:19:27.356 --> 00:19:28.357
  • ON ME AT THE DEPARTMENT STORE.I JUST SAW HIM A COUPLE MONTHSAGO IN THE BACK OF THE STORE.
  • 00:19:28.423 --> 00:19:30.425
  • I JUST SAW HIM A COUPLE MONTHSAGO IN THE BACK OF THE STORE.I WAS IN A HURRY BUT I TOOK A
  • 00:19:30.492 --> 00:19:31.827
  • AGO IN THE BACK OF THE STORE.I WAS IN A HURRY BUT I TOOK AFEW MOMENTS TO GO OVER AND SHAKE
  • 00:19:31.893 --> 00:19:33.395
  • I WAS IN A HURRY BUT I TOOK AFEW MOMENTS TO GO OVER AND SHAKEHIS HAND, SEE HOW HE WAS DOING.
  • 00:19:33.462 --> 00:19:35.864
  • FEW MOMENTS TO GO OVER AND SHAKEHIS HAND, SEE HOW HE WAS DOING.JUST A TWO MINUTE, FRIENDLY
  • 00:19:35.931 --> 00:19:36.898
  • HIS HAND, SEE HOW HE WAS DOING.JUST A TWO MINUTE, FRIENDLYCONVERSATION, NO BIG DEAL.
  • 00:19:36.965 --> 00:19:39.034
  • JUST A TWO MINUTE, FRIENDLYCONVERSATION, NO BIG DEAL.I NEVER DREAMED THAT WOULD BE
  • 00:19:39.101 --> 00:19:40.936
  • CONVERSATION, NO BIG DEAL.I NEVER DREAMED THAT WOULD BETHE LAST TIME I EVER SAW HIM.
  • 00:19:41.003 --> 00:19:43.605
  • I NEVER DREAMED THAT WOULD BETHE LAST TIME I EVER SAW HIM.HE HAD BEEN THERE FOR YEARS.
  • 00:19:43.672 --> 00:19:45.374
  • THE LAST TIME I EVER SAW HIM.HE HAD BEEN THERE FOR YEARS.FRIENDS, LIFE IS SHORT.
  • 00:19:45.440 --> 00:19:47.209
  • HE HAD BEEN THERE FOR YEARS.FRIENDS, LIFE IS SHORT.DON'T MISS THESE OPPORTUNITIES
  • 00:19:47.276 --> 00:19:49.177
  • FRIENDS, LIFE IS SHORT.DON'T MISS THESE OPPORTUNITIESTO GIVE THE GIFT OF YOURSELF.
  • 00:19:49.244 --> 00:19:51.413
  • DON'T MISS THESE OPPORTUNITIESTO GIVE THE GIFT OF YOURSELF.I WAS SO GLAD THAT AT LEAST
  • 00:19:51.480 --> 00:19:53.081
  • TO GIVE THE GIFT OF YOURSELF.I WAS SO GLAD THAT AT LEASTI TOOK TIME TO GO SAY HELLO.
  • 00:19:53.148 --> 00:19:56.451
  • I WAS SO GLAD THAT AT LEASTI TOOK TIME TO GO SAY HELLO.WHEN I SAW HIS PICTURE, WHILE I
  • 00:19:56.518 --> 00:19:58.253
  • I TOOK TIME TO GO SAY HELLO.WHEN I SAW HIS PICTURE, WHILE IWAS SADDENED TO KNOW THAT HE WAS
  • 00:19:58.320 --> 00:20:00.722
  • WHEN I SAW HIS PICTURE, WHILE IWAS SADDENED TO KNOW THAT HE WASGONE, I WAS SATISFIED KNOWING
  • 00:20:00.789 --> 00:20:02.658
  • WAS SADDENED TO KNOW THAT HE WASGONE, I WAS SATISFIED KNOWINGTHAT I HAD TAKEN THE TIME TO LET
  • 00:20:02.724 --> 00:20:04.926
  • GONE, I WAS SATISFIED KNOWINGTHAT I HAD TAKEN THE TIME TO LETHIM KNOW THAT I CARED, THAT HE
  • 00:20:04.993 --> 00:20:06.728
  • THAT I HAD TAKEN THE TIME TO LETHIM KNOW THAT I CARED, THAT HEWAS IMPORTANT TO ME.
  • 00:20:06.795 --> 00:20:09.164
  • HIM KNOW THAT I CARED, THAT HEWAS IMPORTANT TO ME.MY QUESTION IS, THE PEOPLE GOD
  • 00:20:09.231 --> 00:20:11.099
  • WAS IMPORTANT TO ME.MY QUESTION IS, THE PEOPLE GODPUT IN YOUR LIFE, YOUR FAMILY,
  • 00:20:11.166 --> 00:20:12.934
  • MY QUESTION IS, THE PEOPLE GODPUT IN YOUR LIFE, YOUR FAMILY,YOUR FRIENDS, THOSE THAT YOU
  • 00:20:13.001 --> 00:20:14.169
  • PUT IN YOUR LIFE, YOUR FAMILY,YOUR FRIENDS, THOSE THAT YOUINTERACT WITH, IF THEY WERE GONE
  • 00:20:14.236 --> 00:20:16.571
  • YOUR FRIENDS, THOSE THAT YOUINTERACT WITH, IF THEY WERE GONETOMORROW, WOULD YOU BE SATISFIED
  • 00:20:16.638 --> 00:20:19.808
  • INTERACT WITH, IF THEY WERE GONETOMORROW, WOULD YOU BE SATISFIEDTHAT THEY KNOW HOW MUCH YOU LOVE
  • 00:20:19.875 --> 00:20:21.543
  • TOMORROW, WOULD YOU BE SATISFIEDTHAT THEY KNOW HOW MUCH YOU LOVETHEM, WHAT YOU MEAN TO THEM?
  • 00:20:21.610 --> 00:20:23.478
  • THAT THEY KNOW HOW MUCH YOU LOVETHEM, WHAT YOU MEAN TO THEM?HAVE YOU SEEN THEM LATELY,
  • 00:20:23.545 --> 00:20:25.347
  • THEM, WHAT YOU MEAN TO THEM?HAVE YOU SEEN THEM LATELY,EXPRESSED YOUR FEELINGS, TAKEN
  • 00:20:25.414 --> 00:20:26.682
  • HAVE YOU SEEN THEM LATELY,EXPRESSED YOUR FEELINGS, TAKENTIME TO ENJOY THEIR FRIENDSHIP,
  • 00:20:26.748 --> 00:20:29.251
  • EXPRESSED YOUR FEELINGS, TAKENTIME TO ENJOY THEIR FRIENDSHIP,LAUGHED TOGETHER?
  • 00:20:29.318 --> 00:20:30.619
  • TIME TO ENJOY THEIR FRIENDSHIP,LAUGHED TOGETHER?IF NOT, WHY DON'T YOU DO IT
  • 00:20:30.686 --> 00:20:32.254
  • LAUGHED TOGETHER?IF NOT, WHY DON'T YOU DO ITSOONER THAN LATER?
  • 00:20:32.321 --> 00:20:34.256
  • IF NOT, WHY DON'T YOU DO ITSOONER THAN LATER?I'VE BEEN TO TOO MANY FUNERALS
  • 00:20:34.323 --> 00:20:35.424
  • SOONER THAN LATER?I'VE BEEN TO TOO MANY FUNERALSWHERE I HEAR PEOPLE SAY,
  • 00:20:35.490 --> 00:20:37.192
  • I'VE BEEN TO TOO MANY FUNERALSWHERE I HEAR PEOPLE SAY,"IF I ONLY HAD ANOTHER CHANCE.
  • 00:20:37.259 --> 00:20:39.995
  • WHERE I HEAR PEOPLE SAY,"IF I ONLY HAD ANOTHER CHANCE.IF I COULD JUST REALLY TELL THEM
  • 00:20:40.062 --> 00:20:41.063
  • "IF I ONLY HAD ANOTHER CHANCE.IF I COULD JUST REALLY TELL THEMWHAT THEY MEANT TO ME."
  • 00:20:41.129 --> 00:20:42.764
  • IF I COULD JUST REALLY TELL THEMWHAT THEY MEANT TO ME."THIS IS YOUR OTHER CHANCE.
  • 00:20:42.831 --> 00:20:44.333
  • WHAT THEY MEANT TO ME."THIS IS YOUR OTHER CHANCE.LOOK AROUND THIS WEEK.
  • 00:20:44.399 --> 00:20:45.834
  • THIS IS YOUR OTHER CHANCE.LOOK AROUND THIS WEEK.DON'T TAKE THE PEOPLE GOD PUT IN
  • 00:20:45.901 --> 00:20:47.502
  • LOOK AROUND THIS WEEK.DON'T TAKE THE PEOPLE GOD PUT INYOUR LIFE FOR GRANTED.
  • 00:20:47.569 --> 00:20:49.371
  • DON'T TAKE THE PEOPLE GOD PUT INYOUR LIFE FOR GRANTED.WHEN YOU GIVE THE GIFT OF
  • 00:20:49.438 --> 00:20:50.672
  • YOUR LIFE FOR GRANTED.WHEN YOU GIVE THE GIFT OFYOURSELF, YOUR TIME, YOUR
  • 00:20:50.739 --> 00:20:51.873
  • WHEN YOU GIVE THE GIFT OFYOURSELF, YOUR TIME, YOURATTENTION, YOUR LOVE, YOU'RE
  • 00:20:51.940 --> 00:20:53.342
  • YOURSELF, YOUR TIME, YOURATTENTION, YOUR LOVE, YOU'REKEEPING THE ACCOUNTS FULL.
  • 00:20:53.408 --> 00:20:56.511
  • ATTENTION, YOUR LOVE, YOU'REKEEPING THE ACCOUNTS FULL.WHEN SOMEBODY GOES TO BE WITH
  • 00:20:56.578 --> 00:20:57.979
  • KEEPING THE ACCOUNTS FULL.WHEN SOMEBODY GOES TO BE WITHTHE LORD, WHILE YOU'LL STILL BE
  • 00:20:58.046 --> 00:20:59.614
  • WHEN SOMEBODY GOES TO BE WITHTHE LORD, WHILE YOU'LL STILL BESAD, YOU'LL HAVE NO REGRETS.
  • 00:20:59.681 --> 00:21:02.584
  • THE LORD, WHILE YOU'LL STILL BESAD, YOU'LL HAVE NO REGRETS.THERE WILL BE A SATISFACTION
  • 00:21:02.651 --> 00:21:04.119
  • SAD, YOU'LL HAVE NO REGRETS.THERE WILL BE A SATISFACTIONKNOWING THEY KNEW EXACTLY HOW
  • 00:21:04.186 --> 00:21:05.687
  • THERE WILL BE A SATISFACTIONKNOWING THEY KNEW EXACTLY HOWMUCH YOU LOVED THEM, HOW MUCH
  • 00:21:05.754 --> 00:21:07.522
  • KNOWING THEY KNEW EXACTLY HOWMUCH YOU LOVED THEM, HOW MUCHYOU VALUED THEM IN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:21:07.589 --> 00:21:10.292
  • MUCH YOU LOVED THEM, HOW MUCHYOU VALUED THEM IN YOUR LIFE.WHAT MAKES LOSING A LOVED ONE
  • 00:21:10.359 --> 00:21:11.293
  • YOU VALUED THEM IN YOUR LIFE.WHAT MAKES LOSING A LOVED ONEMUCH MORE DIFFICULT IS WHEN WE
  • 00:21:11.360 --> 00:21:13.028
  • WHAT MAKES LOSING A LOVED ONEMUCH MORE DIFFICULT IS WHEN WEHAVE ALL THESE THINGS WE WISH WE
  • 00:21:13.095 --> 00:21:14.963
  • MUCH MORE DIFFICULT IS WHEN WEHAVE ALL THESE THINGS WE WISH WEWOULD HAVE DONE.
  • 00:21:15.030 --> 00:21:16.965
  • HAVE ALL THESE THINGS WE WISH WEWOULD HAVE DONE."I WISH I WOULD HAVE GONE TO SEE
  • 00:21:17.032 --> 00:21:18.066
  • WOULD HAVE DONE."I WISH I WOULD HAVE GONE TO SEETHEM. I WISH I WOULD HAVE TAKEN
  • 00:21:18.133 --> 00:21:19.234
  • "I WISH I WOULD HAVE GONE TO SEETHEM. I WISH I WOULD HAVE TAKENMY FRIENDS."
  • 00:21:19.301 --> 00:21:21.336
  • THEM. I WISH I WOULD HAVE TAKENMY FRIENDS."OR, "I WISH I WOULD HAVE
  • 00:21:21.403 --> 00:21:22.237
  • MY FRIENDS."OR, "I WISH I WOULD HAVEFORGIVEN THEM AND MADE THINGS
  • 00:21:22.304 --> 00:21:23.772
  • OR, "I WISH I WOULD HAVEFORGIVEN THEM AND MADE THINGSRIGHT."
  • 00:21:23.839 --> 00:21:25.407
  • FORGIVEN THEM AND MADE THINGSRIGHT."I TALKED TO A YOUNG LADY JUST
  • 00:21:25.474 --> 00:21:26.508
  • RIGHT."I TALKED TO A YOUNG LADY JUSTRECENTLY. SHE'S DEALING WITH
  • 00:21:26.575 --> 00:21:27.943
  • I TALKED TO A YOUNG LADY JUSTRECENTLY. SHE'S DEALING WITHALL THIS GUILT, ALL THIS
  • 00:21:28.009 --> 00:21:29.144
  • RECENTLY. SHE'S DEALING WITHALL THIS GUILT, ALL THISREMORSE, BECAUSE SHE GOT AT
  • 00:21:29.211 --> 00:21:31.079
  • ALL THIS GUILT, ALL THISREMORSE, BECAUSE SHE GOT ATODDS WITH HER FATHER. THEY HAD
  • 00:21:31.146 --> 00:21:32.881
  • REMORSE, BECAUSE SHE GOT ATODDS WITH HER FATHER. THEY HADNOT SPOKEN IN A LONG, LONG
  • 00:21:32.948 --> 00:21:34.349
  • ODDS WITH HER FATHER. THEY HADNOT SPOKEN IN A LONG, LONGTIME.
  • 00:21:34.416 --> 00:21:36.184
  • NOT SPOKEN IN A LONG, LONGTIME.HER FATHER, IN HIS EARLY 50'S,
  • 00:21:36.251 --> 00:21:38.086
  • TIME.HER FATHER, IN HIS EARLY 50'S,WAS SUDDENLY KILLED IN AN
  • 00:21:38.153 --> 00:21:38.954
  • HER FATHER, IN HIS EARLY 50'S,WAS SUDDENLY KILLED IN ANACCIDENT.
  • 00:21:39.020 --> 00:21:40.589
  • WAS SUDDENLY KILLED IN ANACCIDENT.SHE SAID, "JOEL, I CAN'T HANDLE
  • 00:21:40.655 --> 00:21:41.456
  • ACCIDENT.SHE SAID, "JOEL, I CAN'T HANDLEIT. I'M DEALING WITH ALL THIS
  • 00:21:41.523 --> 00:21:43.692
  • SHE SAID, "JOEL, I CAN'T HANDLEIT. I'M DEALING WITH ALL THISGUILT. HOW DO I LET IT GO?"
  • 00:21:43.759 --> 00:21:45.827
  • IT. I'M DEALING WITH ALL THISGUILT. HOW DO I LET IT GO?"OF COURSE, GOD WILL GIVE YOU THE
  • 00:21:45.894 --> 00:21:46.628
  • GUILT. HOW DO I LET IT GO?"OF COURSE, GOD WILL GIVE YOU THEGRACE TO DO IT.
  • 00:21:46.695 --> 00:21:48.130
  • OF COURSE, GOD WILL GIVE YOU THEGRACE TO DO IT.BUT THE POINT I'M MAKING TODAY
  • 00:21:48.196 --> 00:21:49.030
  • GRACE TO DO IT.BUT THE POINT I'M MAKING TODAYIS IT'S MUCH BETTER TO KEEP THE
  • 00:21:49.097 --> 00:21:50.565
  • BUT THE POINT I'M MAKING TODAYIS IT'S MUCH BETTER TO KEEP THEACCOUNTS FULL.
  • 00:21:50.632 --> 00:21:53.168
  • IS IT'S MUCH BETTER TO KEEP THEACCOUNTS FULL.YOU'VE HEARD THE SAYING, "LIVE
  • 00:21:53.235 --> 00:21:54.603
  • ACCOUNTS FULL.YOU'VE HEARD THE SAYING, "LIVEEVERY DAY LIKE IT COULD BE YOUR
  • 00:21:54.669 --> 00:21:55.904
  • YOU'VE HEARD THE SAYING, "LIVEEVERY DAY LIKE IT COULD BE YOURLAST."
  • 00:21:55.971 --> 00:21:57.739
  • EVERY DAY LIKE IT COULD BE YOURLAST."ANOTHER GOOD THOUGHT, "LIVE
  • 00:21:57.806 --> 00:21:59.007
  • LAST."ANOTHER GOOD THOUGHT, "LIVEEVERY DAY LIKE IT COULD BE YOUR
  • 00:21:59.074 --> 00:22:00.208
  • ANOTHER GOOD THOUGHT, "LIVEEVERY DAY LIKE IT COULD BE YOURLOVED ONE'S LAST."
  • 00:22:00.275 --> 00:22:04.079
  • EVERY DAY LIKE IT COULD BE YOURLOVED ONE'S LAST."BECAUSE WHEN YOU DIE, IF YOU
  • 00:22:04.146 --> 00:22:05.080
  • LOVED ONE'S LAST."BECAUSE WHEN YOU DIE, IF YOUKNOW THE LORD, YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:22:05.147 --> 00:22:06.081
  • BECAUSE WHEN YOU DIE, IF YOUKNOW THE LORD, YOU'RE GOING TOGO TO HEAVEN.
  • 00:22:06.148 --> 00:22:08.016
  • KNOW THE LORD, YOU'RE GOING TOGO TO HEAVEN.YOU'RE NOT GOING TO MISS US.
  • 00:22:08.083 --> 00:22:09.584
  • GO TO HEAVEN.YOU'RE NOT GOING TO MISS US.THERE'S NO TIME IN HEAVEN.
  • 00:22:09.651 --> 00:22:11.119
  • YOU'RE NOT GOING TO MISS US.THERE'S NO TIME IN HEAVEN.THE NEXT THING YOU KNOW IS WE'LL
  • 00:22:11.186 --> 00:22:11.987
  • THERE'S NO TIME IN HEAVEN.THE NEXT THING YOU KNOW IS WE'LLBE THERE.
  • 00:22:12.053 --> 00:22:13.321
  • THE NEXT THING YOU KNOW IS WE'LLBE THERE.THE DIFFICULTY IS NOT WHEN YOU
  • 00:22:13.388 --> 00:22:14.489
  • BE THERE.THE DIFFICULTY IS NOT WHEN YOUDIE BUT WHEN A LOVED ONE DIES.
  • 00:22:14.556 --> 00:22:17.359
  • THE DIFFICULTY IS NOT WHEN YOUDIE BUT WHEN A LOVED ONE DIES.THAT'S WHEN PEOPLE HAVE TOO MANY
  • 00:22:17.426 --> 00:22:18.260
  • DIE BUT WHEN A LOVED ONE DIES.THAT'S WHEN PEOPLE HAVE TOO MANYREGRETS.
  • 00:22:18.326 --> 00:22:20.595
  • THAT'S WHEN PEOPLE HAVE TOO MANYREGRETS.I'VE HEARD IT SAID, "IF YOU ONLY
  • 00:22:20.662 --> 00:22:22.497
  • REGRETS.I'VE HEARD IT SAID, "IF YOU ONLYHAD AN HOUR TO LIVE, WHO WOULD
  • 00:22:22.564 --> 00:22:23.932
  • I'VE HEARD IT SAID, "IF YOU ONLYHAD AN HOUR TO LIVE, WHO WOULDYOU CALL, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY AND
  • 00:22:23.999 --> 00:22:26.501
  • HAD AN HOUR TO LIVE, WHO WOULDYOU CALL, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY ANDWHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?"
  • 00:22:26.568 --> 00:22:29.438
  • YOU CALL, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY ANDWHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?"IT WAS A THURSDAY NIGHT THIRTEEN
  • 00:22:29.504 --> 00:22:30.372
  • WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?"IT WAS A THURSDAY NIGHT THIRTEENYEARS AGO. I WAS HOME SOUND
  • 00:22:30.439 --> 00:22:31.807
  • IT WAS A THURSDAY NIGHT THIRTEENYEARS AGO. I WAS HOME SOUNDASLEEP IN MY BED AND I HEARD
  • 00:22:31.873 --> 00:22:34.142
  • YEARS AGO. I WAS HOME SOUNDASLEEP IN MY BED AND I HEARDTHE PHONE RINGING. I WOKE UP IN
  • 00:22:34.209 --> 00:22:36.011
  • ASLEEP IN MY BED AND I HEARDTHE PHONE RINGING. I WOKE UP INA DAZE, LOOKED AT THE CLOCK.
  • 00:22:36.077 --> 00:22:37.546
  • THE PHONE RINGING. I WOKE UP INA DAZE, LOOKED AT THE CLOCK.IT WAS 4 O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING.
  • 00:22:37.612 --> 00:22:39.681
  • A DAZE, LOOKED AT THE CLOCK.IT WAS 4 O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING.I ANSWERED THE PHONE AND IT WAS
  • 00:22:39.748 --> 00:22:40.782
  • IT WAS 4 O'CLOCK IN THE MORNING.I ANSWERED THE PHONE AND IT WASMY FATHER. HE SAID, "JOEL, I'M
  • 00:22:40.849 --> 00:22:42.150
  • I ANSWERED THE PHONE AND IT WASMY FATHER. HE SAID, "JOEL, I'MNOT FEELING WELL. I NEED TO GO
  • 00:22:42.217 --> 00:22:43.418
  • MY FATHER. HE SAID, "JOEL, I'MNOT FEELING WELL. I NEED TO GOUP TO THE CLINIC TO TAKE
  • 00:22:43.485 --> 00:22:44.820
  • NOT FEELING WELL. I NEED TO GOUP TO THE CLINIC TO TAKEDIALYSIS. CAN YOU TAKE ME?"
  • 00:22:44.886 --> 00:22:47.489
  • UP TO THE CLINIC TO TAKEDIALYSIS. CAN YOU TAKE ME?"I SAID, "SURE. I'LL BE THERE IN
  • 00:22:47.556 --> 00:22:48.223
  • DIALYSIS. CAN YOU TAKE ME?"I SAID, "SURE. I'LL BE THERE INJUST A MOMENT."
  • 00:22:48.290 --> 00:22:49.624
  • I SAID, "SURE. I'LL BE THERE INJUST A MOMENT."I HAD GOTTEN IN BED THAT NIGHT
  • 00:22:49.691 --> 00:22:50.625
  • JUST A MOMENT."I HAD GOTTEN IN BED THAT NIGHTAT 2 O'CLOCK, JUST HAD A COUPLE
  • 00:22:50.692 --> 00:22:51.927
  • I HAD GOTTEN IN BED THAT NIGHTAT 2 O'CLOCK, JUST HAD A COUPLEOF HOURS OF SLEEP. I PICKED MY
  • 00:22:51.993 --> 00:22:53.728
  • AT 2 O'CLOCK, JUST HAD A COUPLEOF HOURS OF SLEEP. I PICKED MYFATHER UP AND GOT HIM TO THE
  • 00:22:53.795 --> 00:22:56.031
  • OF HOURS OF SLEEP. I PICKED MYFATHER UP AND GOT HIM TO THEDIALYSIS CENTER. MOST OF THE
  • 00:22:56.097 --> 00:22:57.199
  • FATHER UP AND GOT HIM TO THEDIALYSIS CENTER. MOST OF THETIME ONCE HE GOT ALL HOOKED UP
  • 00:22:57.265 --> 00:22:58.467
  • DIALYSIS CENTER. MOST OF THETIME ONCE HE GOT ALL HOOKED UPHE WOULD GO TO SLEEP AND SO I
  • 00:22:58.533 --> 00:23:00.669
  • TIME ONCE HE GOT ALL HOOKED UPHE WOULD GO TO SLEEP AND SO IWOULD LEAVE AND GO TO WORK OR
  • 00:23:00.735 --> 00:23:02.404
  • HE WOULD GO TO SLEEP AND SO IWOULD LEAVE AND GO TO WORK ORGO BACK HOME AND COME PICK HIM
  • 00:23:02.471 --> 00:23:04.239
  • WOULD LEAVE AND GO TO WORK ORGO BACK HOME AND COME PICK HIMUP FOUR HOURS LATER.
  • 00:23:04.306 --> 00:23:06.274
  • GO BACK HOME AND COME PICK HIMUP FOUR HOURS LATER.THIS MORNING I WAS PARTICULARLY
  • 00:23:06.341 --> 00:23:07.742
  • UP FOUR HOURS LATER.THIS MORNING I WAS PARTICULARLYTIRED BUT SOMETHING DOWN IN HERE
  • 00:23:07.809 --> 00:23:10.245
  • THIS MORNING I WAS PARTICULARLYTIRED BUT SOMETHING DOWN IN HERESAID, "JOEL, YOU NEED TO STAY
  • 00:23:10.312 --> 00:23:11.613
  • TIRED BUT SOMETHING DOWN IN HERESAID, "JOEL, YOU NEED TO STAYAND VISIT WITH YOUR DAD TODAY."
  • 00:23:11.680 --> 00:23:14.549
  • SAID, "JOEL, YOU NEED TO STAYAND VISIT WITH YOUR DAD TODAY."IT JUST FELT RIGHT.
  • 00:23:14.616 --> 00:23:15.917
  • AND VISIT WITH YOUR DAD TODAY."IT JUST FELT RIGHT.I KNEW I WAS SUPPOSED TO DO IT.
  • 00:23:15.984 --> 00:23:17.319
  • IT JUST FELT RIGHT.I KNEW I WAS SUPPOSED TO DO IT.SO I PULLED UP A CHAIR AND FOR
  • 00:23:17.385 --> 00:23:18.320
  • I KNEW I WAS SUPPOSED TO DO IT.SO I PULLED UP A CHAIR AND FORTHE NEXT THREE OR FOUR HOURS MY
  • 00:23:18.386 --> 00:23:19.821
  • SO I PULLED UP A CHAIR AND FORTHE NEXT THREE OR FOUR HOURS MYFATHER AND I JUST SAT THERE AND
  • 00:23:19.888 --> 00:23:21.156
  • THE NEXT THREE OR FOUR HOURS MYFATHER AND I JUST SAT THERE ANDTALKED AND LAUGHED, HAD A GOOD
  • 00:23:21.223 --> 00:23:22.757
  • FATHER AND I JUST SAT THERE ANDTALKED AND LAUGHED, HAD A GOODTIME TOGETHER.
  • 00:23:22.824 --> 00:23:24.426
  • TALKED AND LAUGHED, HAD A GOODTIME TOGETHER.HE GOT FINISHED ABOUT 8:00 IN
  • 00:23:24.493 --> 00:23:25.861
  • TIME TOGETHER.HE GOT FINISHED ABOUT 8:00 INTHE MORNING AND I TOOK HIM HOME.
  • 00:23:25.927 --> 00:23:27.362
  • HE GOT FINISHED ABOUT 8:00 INTHE MORNING AND I TOOK HIM HOME.I WAS STANDING IN MY PARENT'S
  • 00:23:27.429 --> 00:23:28.797
  • THE MORNING AND I TOOK HIM HOME.I WAS STANDING IN MY PARENT'SKITCHEN, JUST ABOUT TO LEAVE AND
  • 00:23:28.864 --> 00:23:31.166
  • I WAS STANDING IN MY PARENT'SKITCHEN, JUST ABOUT TO LEAVE ANDMY FATHER CALLED ME BACK OVER.
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  • KITCHEN, JUST ABOUT TO LEAVE ANDMY FATHER CALLED ME BACK OVER.HE GAVE ME A BIG HUG AND SAID,
  • 00:23:34.002 --> 00:23:35.770
  • MY FATHER CALLED ME BACK OVER.HE GAVE ME A BIG HUG AND SAID,"JOEL, YOU'RE THE BEST SON A
  • 00:23:35.837 --> 00:23:37.506
  • HE GAVE ME A BIG HUG AND SAID,"JOEL, YOU'RE THE BEST SON AFATHER COULD EVER HOPE TO HAVE."
  • 00:23:37.572 --> 00:23:40.442
  • "JOEL, YOU'RE THE BEST SON AFATHER COULD EVER HOPE TO HAVE."I LEFT THAT DAY FEELING
  • 00:23:40.509 --> 00:23:42.143
  • FATHER COULD EVER HOPE TO HAVE."I LEFT THAT DAY FEELINGEXTREMELY SATISFIED.
  • 00:23:42.210 --> 00:23:44.012
  • I LEFT THAT DAY FEELINGEXTREMELY SATISFIED.I KNEW HOW MUCH MY FATHER LOVED
  • 00:23:44.079 --> 00:23:46.581
  • EXTREMELY SATISFIED.I KNEW HOW MUCH MY FATHER LOVEDME AND HE KNEW HOW MUCH I LOVED
  • 00:23:46.648 --> 00:23:47.582
  • I KNEW HOW MUCH MY FATHER LOVEDME AND HE KNEW HOW MUCH I LOVEDHIM.
  • 00:23:47.649 --> 00:23:49.784
  • ME AND HE KNEW HOW MUCH I LOVEDHIM.WHAT I DIDN'T REALIZE WAS LATER
  • 00:23:49.851 --> 00:23:51.453
  • HIM.WHAT I DIDN'T REALIZE WAS LATERTHAT DAY HE WOULD HAVE A HEART
  • 00:23:51.520 --> 00:23:53.188
  • WHAT I DIDN'T REALIZE WAS LATERTHAT DAY HE WOULD HAVE A HEARTATTACK AND GO TO BE WITH THE
  • 00:23:53.255 --> 00:23:54.689
  • THAT DAY HE WOULD HAVE A HEARTATTACK AND GO TO BE WITH THELORD.
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  • ATTACK AND GO TO BE WITH THELORD.THE LAST THING I REMEMBER HIM
  • 00:23:56.224 --> 00:23:57.626
  • LORD.THE LAST THING I REMEMBER HIMSAYING TO ME WAS WHAT A GOOD SON
  • 00:23:57.692 --> 00:23:59.361
  • THE LAST THING I REMEMBER HIMSAYING TO ME WAS WHAT A GOOD SONI WAS.
  • 00:23:59.427 --> 00:24:00.862
  • SAYING TO ME WAS WHAT A GOOD SONI WAS.THE LAST THING HE REMEMBERS ME
  • 00:24:00.929 --> 00:24:01.963
  • I WAS.THE LAST THING HE REMEMBERS MEDOING FOR HIM WAS SPENDING THAT
  • 00:24:02.030 --> 00:24:03.632
  • THE LAST THING HE REMEMBERS MEDOING FOR HIM WAS SPENDING THATTHREE OR FOUR HOURS TOGETHER.
  • 00:24:03.698 --> 00:24:05.734
  • DOING FOR HIM WAS SPENDING THATTHREE OR FOUR HOURS TOGETHER.WHILE I STILL MISS MY DAD, I
  • 00:24:05.800 --> 00:24:08.103
  • THREE OR FOUR HOURS TOGETHER.WHILE I STILL MISS MY DAD, IHAVE NO REGRETS.
  • 00:24:08.169 --> 00:24:10.138
  • WHILE I STILL MISS MY DAD, IHAVE NO REGRETS.THERE IS NOTHING I WISH I WOULD
  • 00:24:10.205 --> 00:24:11.406
  • HAVE NO REGRETS.THERE IS NOTHING I WISH I WOULDHAVE DONE DIFFERENTLY, NOTHING
  • 00:24:11.473 --> 00:24:12.807
  • THERE IS NOTHING I WISH I WOULDHAVE DONE DIFFERENTLY, NOTHINGI WISH I WOULD HAVE SAID.
  • 00:24:12.874 --> 00:24:14.242
  • HAVE DONE DIFFERENTLY, NOTHINGI WISH I WOULD HAVE SAID.I'M AT PEACE.
  • 00:24:14.309 --> 00:24:15.577
  • I WISH I WOULD HAVE SAID.I'M AT PEACE.AND I DON'T SAY THAT TO BRAG ON
  • 00:24:15.644 --> 00:24:16.645
  • I'M AT PEACE.AND I DON'T SAY THAT TO BRAG ONME BUT RATHER TO CHALLENGE US TO
  • 00:24:16.711 --> 00:24:18.480
  • AND I DON'T SAY THAT TO BRAG ONME BUT RATHER TO CHALLENGE US TOMAKE SURE WE'RE KEEPING THE
  • 00:24:18.547 --> 00:24:20.315
  • ME BUT RATHER TO CHALLENGE US TOMAKE SURE WE'RE KEEPING THEACCOUNTS FULL.
  • 00:24:20.382 --> 00:24:22.851
  • MAKE SURE WE'RE KEEPING THEACCOUNTS FULL.MAKE SURE YOU'RE NOT PUTTING
  • 00:24:22.918 --> 00:24:23.852
  • ACCOUNTS FULL.MAKE SURE YOU'RE NOT PUTTINGTHINGS OFF, THINKING, "YEAH, ONE
  • 00:24:23.919 --> 00:24:25.220
  • MAKE SURE YOU'RE NOT PUTTINGTHINGS OFF, THINKING, "YEAH, ONEDAY I'M GOING TO GO SEE THEM.
  • 00:24:25.287 --> 00:24:27.422
  • THINGS OFF, THINKING, "YEAH, ONEDAY I'M GOING TO GO SEE THEM.ONE DAY I'M GOING TO TAKE MY
  • 00:24:27.489 --> 00:24:28.323
  • DAY I'M GOING TO GO SEE THEM.ONE DAY I'M GOING TO TAKE MYGRANDCHILDREN. ONE DAY I'M
  • 00:24:28.390 --> 00:24:29.758
  • ONE DAY I'M GOING TO TAKE MYGRANDCHILDREN. ONE DAY I'MGOING TO FORGIVE AND MAKE
  • 00:24:29.824 --> 00:24:31.526
  • GRANDCHILDREN. ONE DAY I'MGOING TO FORGIVE AND MAKETHINGS RIGHT."
  • 00:24:31.593 --> 00:24:33.228
  • GOING TO FORGIVE AND MAKETHINGS RIGHT."LET TODAY BE YOUR 'ONE DAY'.
  • 00:24:33.295 --> 00:24:35.764
  • THINGS RIGHT."LET TODAY BE YOUR 'ONE DAY'.TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE GOD PUT
  • 00:24:35.830 --> 00:24:36.932
  • LET TODAY BE YOUR 'ONE DAY'.TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE GOD PUTIN YOUR LIFE. (APPLAUSE)
  • 00:24:36.998 --> 00:24:40.402
  • TAKE TIME FOR THE PEOPLE GOD PUTIN YOUR LIFE. (APPLAUSE)DON'T CHEAT THEM OUT OF THE
  • 00:24:40.468 --> 00:24:41.202
  • IN YOUR LIFE. (APPLAUSE)DON'T CHEAT THEM OUT OF THEBEST OF YOU: YOUR FRIENDSHIP,
  • 00:24:41.269 --> 00:24:43.872
  • DON'T CHEAT THEM OUT OF THEBEST OF YOU: YOUR FRIENDSHIP,YOUR LOVE, YOUR SMILE; YOUR HUG.
  • 00:24:43.939 --> 00:24:46.074
  • BEST OF YOU: YOUR FRIENDSHIP,YOUR LOVE, YOUR SMILE; YOUR HUG.THAT'S ONE OF A KIND.
  • 00:24:46.141 --> 00:24:47.909
  • YOUR LOVE, YOUR SMILE; YOUR HUG.THAT'S ONE OF A KIND.NOBODY ELSE CAN GIVE IT.
  • 00:24:47.976 --> 00:24:49.277
  • THAT'S ONE OF A KIND.NOBODY ELSE CAN GIVE IT.IF YOU'LL LEARN TO GIVE THE GIFT
  • 00:24:49.344 --> 00:24:50.745
  • NOBODY ELSE CAN GIVE IT.IF YOU'LL LEARN TO GIVE THE GIFTOF YOURSELF THEN YOUR ACCOUNTS
  • 00:24:50.812 --> 00:24:52.480
  • IF YOU'LL LEARN TO GIVE THE GIFTOF YOURSELF THEN YOUR ACCOUNTSWILL STAY FULL, YOU'LL HAVE NO
  • 00:24:52.547 --> 00:24:53.949
  • OF YOURSELF THEN YOUR ACCOUNTSWILL STAY FULL, YOU'LL HAVE NOREGRETS.
  • 00:24:54.015 --> 00:24:55.317
  • WILL STAY FULL, YOU'LL HAVE NOREGRETS.THE PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE WILL NOT
  • 00:24:55.383 --> 00:24:56.685
  • REGRETS.THE PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE WILL NOTONLY BE BETTER BUT YOU WILL BE
  • 00:24:56.751 --> 00:24:58.119
  • THE PEOPLE IN YOUR LIFE WILL NOTONLY BE BETTER BUT YOU WILL BEBETTER.
  • 00:24:58.186 --> 00:24:59.354
  • ONLY BE BETTER BUT YOU WILL BEBETTER.I BELIEVE AND DECLARE YOU WILL
  • 00:24:59.421 --> 00:25:00.255
  • BETTER.I BELIEVE AND DECLARE YOU WILLLIVE A BLESSED, HAPPY,
  • 00:25:00.322 --> 00:25:01.856
  • I BELIEVE AND DECLARE YOU WILLLIVE A BLESSED, HAPPY,FULFILLED, VICTORIOUS LIFE.
  • 00:25:01.923 --> 00:25:04.459
  • LIVE A BLESSED, HAPPY,FULFILLED, VICTORIOUS LIFE.IN JESUS' NAME.
  • 00:25:04.526 --> 00:25:06.061
  • FULFILLED, VICTORIOUS LIFE.IN JESUS' NAME.IF YOU RECEIVE IT CAN YOU SAY,
  • 00:25:06.127 --> 00:25:07.195
  • IN JESUS' NAME.IF YOU RECEIVE IT CAN YOU SAY,"AMEN" TODAY? (AMEN.)
  • 00:25:07.262 --> 00:25:09.030
  • IF YOU RECEIVE IT CAN YOU SAY,"AMEN" TODAY? (AMEN.)(CHEERING/APPLAUSE)
  • 00:25:09.097 --> 00:25:09.998
  • "AMEN" TODAY? (AMEN.)(CHEERING/APPLAUSE)WELL, WE NEVER LIKE TO CLOSE
  • 00:25:10.065 --> 00:25:10.832
  • (CHEERING/APPLAUSE)WELL, WE NEVER LIKE TO CLOSEOUR BROADCASTS WITHOUT GIVING
  • 00:25:10.899 --> 00:25:11.800
  • WELL, WE NEVER LIKE TO CLOSEOUR BROADCASTS WITHOUT GIVINGYOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE
  • 00:25:11.866 --> 00:25:13.001
  • OUR BROADCASTS WITHOUT GIVINGYOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKEJESUS THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:25:13.068 --> 00:25:14.736
  • YOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO MAKEJESUS THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:25:14.803 --> 00:25:16.171
  • JESUS THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I REPENT
  • 00:25:16.237 --> 00:25:18.940
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I REPENTOF MY SINS. COME INTO MY HEART.
  • 00:25:19.007 --> 00:25:20.875
  • JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I REPENTOF MY SINS. COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND SAVIOR."
  • 00:25:20.942 --> 00:25:26.414
  • OF MY SINS. COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND SAVIOR."FRIENDS, IF YOU PRAYED THAT
  • 00:25:26.481 --> 00:25:27.248
  • I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND SAVIOR."FRIENDS, IF YOU PRAYED THATSIMPLE PRAYER WE BELIEVE YOU GOT
  • 00:25:27.315 --> 00:25:28.516
  • FRIENDS, IF YOU PRAYED THATSIMPLE PRAYER WE BELIEVE YOU GOTBORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOOD
  • 00:25:28.583 --> 00:25:29.985
  • SIMPLE PRAYER WE BELIEVE YOU GOTBORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOODBIBLE-BASED CHURCH.
  • 00:25:30.051 --> 00:25:31.353
  • BORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOODBIBLE-BASED CHURCH.KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.
  • 00:25:31.419 --> 00:25:33.021
  • BIBLE-BASED CHURCH.KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.HE IS GOING TO TAKE YOU PLACES
  • 00:25:33.088 --> 00:25:34.222
  • KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.HE IS GOING TO TAKE YOU PLACESTHAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED OF.
  • 00:25:34.289 --> 00:25:35.624
  • HE IS GOING TO TAKE YOU PLACESTHAT YOU'VE NEVER DREAMED OF..
  • 00:25:35.690 --> 00:25:36.091
  • > ANNCR: THIS FEBRUARY,
  • 00:25:36.858 --> 00:25:37.759
  • > ANNCR: THIS FEBRUARY,AS A THANK YOU FOR YOUR
  • 00:25:37.826 --> 00:25:38.994
  • AS A THANK YOU FOR YOURSUPPORT OF OUR MINISTRY,
  • 00:25:39.060 --> 00:25:40.128
  • SUPPORT OF OUR MINISTRY,JOEL AND VICTORIA WOULD
  • 00:25:40.195 --> 00:25:41.296
  • LIKE TO SEND YOU A COPY
  • 00:25:41.396 --> 00:25:42.297
  • LIKE TO SEND YOU A COPYOF JOEL'S NEW SERIES,
  • 00:25:42.364 --> 00:25:43.565
  • OF JOEL'S NEW SERIES,"DONE WITH DISTRACTIONS".
  • 00:25:43.632 --> 00:25:46.234
  • IN THIS 3-MESSAGE SERIES,
  • 00:25:46.334 --> 00:25:47.369
  • IN THIS 3-MESSAGE SERIES,YOU WILL BE CHALLENGED TO
  • 00:25:47.435 --> 00:25:48.536
  • YOU WILL BE CHALLENGED TODISMISS DISTRACTIONS EVERY
  • 00:25:48.603 --> 00:25:50.405
  • DISMISS DISTRACTIONS EVERYSINGLE DAY ONE AT A TIME.
  • 00:25:50.472 --> 00:25:52.974
  • SINGLE DAY ONE AT A TIME.NO MORE FIGHTING BATTLES
  • 00:25:53.041 --> 00:25:54.109
  • NO MORE FIGHTING BATTLESTHAT DON'T MATTER.
  • 00:25:54.175 --> 00:25:55.343
  • THAT DON'T MATTER.NO MORE BEING HELD BACK
  • 00:25:55.410 --> 00:25:57.078
  • NO MORE BEING HELD BACKBY OFFICE CONFLICTS.
  • 00:25:57.145 --> 00:25:58.113
  • BY OFFICE CONFLICTS.AND NO MORE WASTING TIME
  • 00:25:58.179 --> 00:25:59.848
  • AND NO MORE WASTING TIMENOT WALKING IN YOUR
  • 00:25:59.914 --> 00:26:01.216
  • NOT WALKING IN YOURDESTINY.
  • 00:26:01.282 --> 00:26:01.850
  • DESTINY.IN 2021, START THE YEAR
  • 00:26:01.916 --> 00:26:03.451
  • IN 2021, START THE YEAROFF RIGHT AND BE DONE
  • 00:26:03.518 --> 00:26:04.886
  • OFF RIGHT AND BE DONEWITH DISTRACTIONS.
  • 00:26:04.953 --> 00:26:06.054
  • WITH DISTRACTIONS.> VICTORIA: THIS IS YOUR
  • 00:26:06.121 --> 00:26:07.155
  • > VICTORIA: THIS IS YOURYEAR TO SHINE. YOU DON'T
  • 00:26:07.222 --> 00:26:08.523
  • YEAR TO SHINE. YOU DON'THAVE TIME TO WASTE
  • 00:26:08.590 --> 00:26:09.357
  • HAVE TIME TO WASTEDISTRACTED BY THINGS THAT
  • 00:26:09.424 --> 00:26:10.525
  • DISTRACTED BY THINGS THATARE HOLDING YOU BACK.
  • 00:26:10.592 --> 00:26:11.760
  • ARE HOLDING YOU BACK.IF YOU'LL LIVE FOCUSED,
  • 00:26:11.826 --> 00:26:12.927
  • IF YOU'LL LIVE FOCUSED,KNOWING YOUR PURPOSE,
  • 00:26:12.994 --> 00:26:14.162
  • KNOWING YOUR PURPOSE,YOU WILL BE MORE
  • 00:26:14.229 --> 00:26:14.763
  • YOU WILL BE MOREPRODUCTIVE AND SEE
  • 00:26:14.829 --> 00:26:15.830
  • PRODUCTIVE AND SEEGOD'S FAVOR IN GREATER
  • 00:26:15.897 --> 00:26:17.165
  • GOD'S FAVOR IN GREATERWAYS.
  • 00:26:17.232 --> 00:26:17.799
  • WAYS.> JOEL: I'LL SHOW YOU
  • 00:26:17.866 --> 00:26:18.400
  • > JOEL: I'LL SHOW YOUHOW TO GET RID OF THE
  • 00:26:18.466 --> 00:26:19.067
  • HOW TO GET RID OF THEDISTRACTIONS SO YOU CAN
  • 00:26:19.134 --> 00:26:20.435
  • DISTRACTIONS SO YOU CANSTEP INTO THE FULLNESS
  • 00:26:20.502 --> 00:26:21.603
  • STEP INTO THE FULLNESSOF YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:26:21.670 --> 00:26:22.470
  • OF YOUR DESTINY.REQUEST THIS RESOURCE.
  • 00:26:22.537 --> 00:26:24.039
  • REQUEST THIS RESOURCE.IT WILL HELP YOU TO HAVE
  • 00:26:24.105 --> 00:26:24.806
  • IT WILL HELP YOU TO HAVEA BLESSED, FAVOR-FILLED
  • 00:26:24.873 --> 00:26:26.474
  • A BLESSED, FAVOR-FILLEDYEAR.
  • 00:26:26.541 --> 00:26:27.108
  • > ANNCR: REQUEST YOUR
  • 00:26:27.208 --> 00:26:28.309
  • > ANNCR: REQUEST YOURCOPY OF "DONE WITH
  • 00:26:28.376 --> 00:26:29.277
  • COPY OF "DONE WITHDISTRACTIONS" TODAY AT
  • 00:26:29.344 --> 00:26:30.645
  • DISTRACTIONS" TODAY ATJOELOSTEEN.COM OR CALL
  • 00:26:30.712 --> 00:26:33.281
  • JOELOSTEEN.COM OR CALL800-565-0772.
  • 00:26:33.348 --> 00:26:36.885
  • > JOEL: YOUR SUPPORT IS
  • 00:26:36.985 --> 00:26:38.787
  • > JOEL: YOUR SUPPORT ISMAKING A DIFFERENCE
  • 00:26:38.853 --> 00:26:39.587
  • MAKING A DIFFERENCEAROUND THE WORLD.
  • 00:26:39.654 --> 00:26:40.522
  • AROUND THE WORLD.THANKS FOR YOUR GENEROSITY.
  • 00:26:40.588 --> 00:26:42.157
  • THANKS FOR YOUR GENEROSITY.FOR YOUR PRAYERS.
  • 00:26:42.223 --> 00:26:43.058
  • FOR YOUR PRAYERS.VICTORIA AND I PRAY FOR
  • 00:26:43.124 --> 00:26:44.359
  • VICTORIA AND I PRAY FORYOU AND YOUR FAMILY
  • 00:26:44.426 --> 00:26:45.260
  • YOU AND YOUR FAMILYEVERY DAY. BELIEVING 2021
  • 00:26:45.326 --> 00:26:47.429
  • EVERY DAY. BELIEVING 2021IS GOING TO BE A GREAT
  • 00:26:47.495 --> 00:26:48.663
  • IS GOING TO BE A GREATYEAR IN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:26:48.730 --> 00:26:49.998
  • YEAR IN YOUR LIFE.A SPECIAL THANK YOU FOR
  • 00:26:50.065 --> 00:26:51.066
  • A SPECIAL THANK YOU FORALL OF OUR CHAMPION OF
  • 00:26:51.132 --> 00:26:52.100
  • ALL OF OUR CHAMPION OFHOPE PARTNERS FOR WHAT
  • 00:26:52.167 --> 00:26:53.368
  • HOPE PARTNERS FOR WHATYOU DO TO MAKE THE
  • 00:26:53.435 --> 00:26:54.235
  • YOU DO TO MAKE THEMINISTRY POSSIBLE.
  • 00:26:54.302 --> 00:26:55.203
  • MINISTRY POSSIBLE.I HOPE YOU'LL STAY
  • 00:26:55.270 --> 00:26:56.471
  • I HOPE YOU'LL STAYCONNECTED WITH US
  • 00:26:56.538 --> 00:26:57.405
  • CONNECTED WITH USTHROUGHOUT THE WEEK.
  • 00:26:57.472 --> 00:26:58.406
  • THROUGHOUT THE WEEK.WE HAVE A DAILY PODCAST
  • 00:26:58.473 --> 00:27:00.108
  • WE HAVE A DAILY PODCASTYOU CAN DOWNLOAD,
  • 00:27:00.175 --> 00:27:01.042
  • YOU CAN DOWNLOAD,STAY ENCOURAGED,
  • 00:27:01.109 --> 00:27:02.143
  • STAY ENCOURAGED,STAY UPLIFTED.
  • 00:27:02.210 --> 00:27:03.111
  • STAY UPLIFTED.YOU CAN GO TO OUR
  • 00:27:03.178 --> 00:27:03.745
  • YOU CAN GO TO OURYOUTUBE CHANNEL OR
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  • YOUTUBE CHANNEL ORFOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA.
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  • FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA.LOTS OF GREAT WAYS WE
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  • LOTS OF GREAT WAYS WECAN KEEP YOU INSPIRED
  • 00:27:07.682 --> 00:27:08.850
  • CAN KEEP YOU INSPIREDAND ENCOURAGED.
  • 00:27:08.917 --> 00:27:10.285
  • AND ENCOURAGED.UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN,
  • 00:27:10.351 --> 00:27:11.486
  • UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN,MAY THE LORD BLESS YOU
  • 00:27:11.553 --> 00:27:12.654
  • MAY THE LORD BLESS YOUAND KEEP YOU. MAY THE
  • 00:27:12.721 --> 00:27:13.855
  • AND KEEP YOU. MAY THELORD SHOW YOU HIS FAVOR,
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  • LORD SHOW YOU HIS FAVOR,AND WATCH OVER YOU,
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  • AND WATCH OVER YOU,AND MAY THE LORD GIVE
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  • AND MAY THE LORD GIVEYOU HIS PEACE.
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  • YOU HIS PEACE.HAVE A BLESSED WEEK.
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  • HAVE A BLESSED WEEK.REMEMBER YOU'RE NOT
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  • REMEMBER YOU'RE NOTAVERAGE,
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  • AVERAGE,YOU'RE NOT MEDIOCRE,
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  • YOU'RE NOT MEDIOCRE,YOU'RE A CHILD OF THE
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  • YOU'RE A CHILD OF THEMOST HIGH GOD.
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  • > ANNCR: STAY CONNECTED
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  • > ANNCR: STAY CONNECTEDWITH US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
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  • WITH US ON SOCIAL MEDIABY FOLLOWING JOEL OSTEEN
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