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July 20, 2020
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  • [MUSIC].
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  • .- JOEL OSTEEN: WELL, GOD
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  • - JOEL OSTEEN: WELL, GODBLESS YOU. IT'S A JOY TO
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  • BLESS YOU. IT'S A JOY TOCOME INTO YOUR HOMES, AND
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  • COME INTO YOUR HOMES, ANDIF YOU'RE EVER IN OUR AREA
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  • IF YOU'RE EVER IN OUR AREAPLEASE STOP BY AND BE A
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  • PLEASE STOP BY AND BE APART OF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.
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  • PART OF ONE OF OUR SERVICES.I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKE
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  • I PROMISE YOU WE'LL MAKEYOU FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.
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  • YOU FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.I LIKE TO START WITH
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  • I LIKE TO START WITHSOMETHING FUNNY.
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  • SOMETHING FUNNY.ONE DAY, THIS YOUNG MAN WAS
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  • ONE DAY, THIS YOUNG MAN WASTALKING TO GOD AND HE SAID,
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  • TALKING TO GOD AND HE SAID,"GOD, WHAT'S A MILLION YEARS
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  • "GOD, WHAT'S A MILLION YEARSLIKE TO YOU?" GOD SAID,
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  • LIKE TO YOU?" GOD SAID,"A MILLION YEARS TO ME IS
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  • "A MILLION YEARS TO ME ISLIKE ONE SECOND TO YOU."
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  • LIKE ONE SECOND TO YOU."HE SAID, "WELL, GOD WHAT'S
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  • HE SAID, "WELL, GOD WHAT'SA MILLION DOLLARS LIKE TO
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  • A MILLION DOLLARS LIKE TOYOU?" GOD SAID, "A MILLION
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  • YOU?" GOD SAID, "A MILLIONDOLLARS TO ME IS LIKE ONE
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  • DOLLARS TO ME IS LIKE ONEPENNY TO YOU."
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  • PENNY TO YOU."HE THOUGHT ABOUT IT A
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  • HE THOUGHT ABOUT IT AMOMENT. HE SAID, "GOD WILL
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  • MOMENT. HE SAID, "GOD WILLYOU GIVE ME A PENNY?"
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  • YOU GIVE ME A PENNY?"GOD SAID, "SURE. JUST A
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  • GOD SAID, "SURE. JUST ASECOND."
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  • SECOND."SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT:
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  • SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT:"THIS IS MY BIBLE. I AM
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  • "THIS IS MY BIBLE. I AMWHAT IT SAYS I AM. I HAVE
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  • WHAT IT SAYS I AM. I HAVEWHAT IT SAYS I HAVE. I CAN
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  • WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE. I CANDO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO.
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  • DO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO.TODAY, I WILL BE TAUGHT THE
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  • TODAY, I WILL BE TAUGHT THEWORD OF GOD. I BOLDLY
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  • WORD OF GOD. I BOLDLYCONFESS: MY MIND IS ALERT,
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  • CONFESS: MY MIND IS ALERT,MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.
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  • MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE.I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME,
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  • I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME,IN JESUS' NAME."
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  • IN JESUS' NAME."GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAY
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  • I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT, "PIT PRAISERS."
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  • ABOUT, "PIT PRAISERS."IT'S EASY TO GIVE GOD PRAISE
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  • IT'S EASY TO GIVE GOD PRAISEWHEN THINGS ARE GOING GOOD.
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  • WHEN THINGS ARE GOING GOOD.THAT DOESN'T TAKE MUCH
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  • THAT DOESN'T TAKE MUCHFAITH. BUT WHAT ABOUT WHEN
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  • FAITH. BUT WHAT ABOUT WHENBUSINESS SLOWS DOWN,
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  • BUSINESS SLOWS DOWN,SOMEBODY DOES US WRONG, THE
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  • SOMEBODY DOES US WRONG, THEMEDICAL REPORT SAYS WE'RE
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  • MEDICAL REPORT SAYS WE'RENOT GOING TO GET BETTER.
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  • NOT GOING TO GET BETTER.WE ALL HAVE TIMES WHERE
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  • WE ALL HAVE TIMES WHEREWE FEEL LIKE WE'RE IN THE
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  • WE FEEL LIKE WE'RE IN THEPITS. LIFE HAS THROWN US
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  • PITS. LIFE HAS THROWN USA CURVE. IT'S EASY TO GET
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  • A CURVE. IT'S EASY TO GETDISCOURAGED AND GO AROUND
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  • DISCOURAGED AND GO AROUNDNEGATIVE. WE THINK WHEN IT
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  • NEGATIVE. WE THINK WHEN ITTURNS AROUND, THEN I'LL
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  • TURNS AROUND, THEN I'LLHAVE A GOOD ATTITUDE.
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  • HAVE A GOOD ATTITUDE.WHEN MY HEALTH IMPROVES,
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  • WHEN MY HEALTH IMPROVES,THEN I'LL BE GRATEFUL.
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  • THEN I'LL BE GRATEFUL.WHEN I GET OUT OF THIS
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  • WHEN I GET OUT OF THISMESS, JOEL. WHEN I BREAK
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  • MESS, JOEL. WHEN I BREAKTHIS ADDICTION, THEN I'LL
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  • THIS ADDICTION, THEN I'LLGET MY JOY BACK.
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  • GET MY JOY BACK.BUT THAT'S BACKWARD. YOU
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  • BUT THAT'S BACKWARD. YOUHAVE TO GIVE GOD PRAISE
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  • HAVE TO GIVE GOD PRAISEFIRST. PRAISE IS WHAT
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  • FIRST. PRAISE IS WHATCAUSES THINGS TO TURN
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  • CAUSES THINGS TO TURNAROUND. PRAISE IS WHAT
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  • AROUND. PRAISE IS WHATBREAKS BONDAGES THAT ARE
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  • BREAKS BONDAGES THAT AREHOLDING US BACK. PRAISE
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  • HOLDING US BACK. PRAISEACTIVATES GOD'S FAVOR.
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  • ACTIVATES GOD'S FAVOR.DON'T WAIT TILL YOU GET OUT
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  • DON'T WAIT TILL YOU GET OUTOF THE PIT. BE A PIT PRAISER.
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  • OF THE PIT. BE A PIT PRAISER.PRAISE HIM IN SPITE OF WHAT
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  • PRAISE HIM IN SPITE OF WHATHASN'T WORKED OUT. PRAISE
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  • HASN'T WORKED OUT. PRAISEHIM IN SPITE OF WHAT YOU
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  • HIM IN SPITE OF WHAT YOULOST. ANY OF US CAN GIVE
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  • LOST. ANY OF US CAN GIVEGOD PRAISE WHEN WE'RE ON
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  • GOD PRAISE WHEN WE'RE ONTHE MOUNTAINTOP. THE REAL
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  • THE MOUNTAINTOP. THE REALTEST IS WILL YOU PRAISE HIM
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  • TEST IS WILL YOU PRAISE HIMIN THE VALLEY? WILL YOU
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  • IN THE VALLEY? WILL YOUWORSHIP HIM IN THE
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  • WORSHIP HIM IN THEWILDERNESS? WILL YOU SHOUT
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  • WILDERNESS? WILL YOU SHOUTWHEN THE WALLS AREN'T
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  • WHEN THE WALLS AREN'TFALLING? WILL YOU BE A
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  • FALLING? WILL YOU BE APIT PRAISER?
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  • PIT PRAISER?THIS IS WHAT JOSEPH HAD
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  • THIS IS WHAT JOSEPH HADTO DO. WHEN HE WAS A YOUNG
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  • TO DO. WHEN HE WAS A YOUNGMAN, GOD GAVE HIM A DREAM
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  • MAN, GOD GAVE HIM A DREAMTHAT ONE DAY HE WOULD RULE
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  • THAT ONE DAY HE WOULD RULEA NATION, AND THAT HIS
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  • A NATION, AND THAT HISBROTHERS WOULD BOW DOWN
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  • BROTHERS WOULD BOW DOWNBEFORE HIM. HE WAS EXCITED.
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  • BEFORE HIM. HE WAS EXCITED.HE KNEW GOD'S FAVOR WAS ON
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  • HE KNEW GOD'S FAVOR WAS ONHIS LIFE. HE SHOULD HAVE
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  • HIS LIFE. HE SHOULD HAVEBEEN MORE DISCREET AND KEPT
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  • BEEN MORE DISCREET AND KEPTIT TO HIMSELF. BUT HE WENT
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  • IT TO HIMSELF. BUT HE WENTAROUND TELLING PEOPLE.
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  • AROUND TELLING PEOPLE.HIS BROTHERS DIDN'T LIKE
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  • HIS BROTHERS DIDN'T LIKETHE FACT THAT THEY WERE
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  • THE FACT THAT THEY WEREGOING TO BOW DOWN. THEY
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  • GOING TO BOW DOWN. THEYWERE ALREADY JEALOUS
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  • WERE ALREADY JEALOUSBECAUSE JOSEPH WAS THE
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  • BECAUSE JOSEPH WAS THEYOUNGEST SON AND HIS
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  • YOUNGEST SON AND HISFATHER'S FAVORITE CHILD.
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  • FATHER'S FAVORITE CHILD.AND ONE DAY, JOSEPH'S
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  • AND ONE DAY, JOSEPH'SFATHER ASKED HIM TO GO
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  • FATHER ASKED HIM TO GOCHECK ON HIS BROTHERS.
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  • CHECK ON HIS BROTHERS.THEY WERE IN ANOTHER CITY
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  • THEY WERE IN ANOTHER CITYTAKING CARE OF THE SHEEP.
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  • TAKING CARE OF THE SHEEP.WHEN THEY SAW JOSEPH
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  • WHEN THEY SAW JOSEPHCOMING, THEY THOUGHT, "THIS
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  • COMING, THEY THOUGHT, "THISIS OUR CHANCE TO GET RID
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  • IS OUR CHANCE TO GET RIDOF JOSEPH. WE'LL TELL OUR
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  • OF JOSEPH. WE'LL TELL OURFATHER THAT HE WAS EATEN
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  • FATHER THAT HE WAS EATENBY A WILD ANIMAL." THEY
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  • BY A WILD ANIMAL." THEYGRABBED JOSEPH AND THREW
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  • GRABBED JOSEPH AND THREWHIM INTO A PIT, A DEEP
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  • HIM INTO A PIT, A DEEPWELL. THEY WERE GOING TO
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  • WELL. THEY WERE GOING TOLEAVE HIM THERE TO DIE.
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  • LEAVE HIM THERE TO DIE.BUT WHEN GOD PUTS A PROMISE
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  • BUT WHEN GOD PUTS A PROMISEIN YOUR HEART, PEOPLE CAN'T
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  • IN YOUR HEART, PEOPLE CAN'TSTOP YOU. BAD BREAKS CAN'T
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  • STOP YOU. BAD BREAKS CAN'TSTOP YOU. BETRAYAL,
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  • STOP YOU. BETRAYAL,REJECTION. PEOPLE DON'T
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  • REJECTION. PEOPLE DON'THAVE THE FINAL SAY, GOD
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  • HAVE THE FINAL SAY, GODDOES. BUT THE DREAM GOD
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  • DOES. BUT THE DREAM GODPUT IN YOU IS NOT GOING
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  • PUT IN YOU IS NOT GOINGTO COME TO PASS WITHOUT
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  • TO COME TO PASS WITHOUTOPPOSITION. THERE WILL BE
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  • OPPOSITION. THERE WILL BETIMES IT'S NOT FAIR, IT
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  • TIMES IT'S NOT FAIR, ITDOESN'T MAKE SENSE. DON'T
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  • DOESN'T MAKE SENSE. DON'TGET BITTER. IT'S ALL A PART
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  • GET BITTER. IT'S ALL A PARTOF GOD'S PLAN. IT LOOKS
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  • OF GOD'S PLAN. IT LOOKSLIKE A SETBACK. THE TRUTH
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  • LIKE A SETBACK. THE TRUTHIS IT'S A SET UP TO MOVE
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  • IS IT'S A SET UP TO MOVEYOU INTO YOUR DESTINY.
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  • YOU INTO YOUR DESTINY.THE KEY IS WHAT YOU DO WHEN
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  • THE KEY IS WHAT YOU DO WHENYOU'RE IN THE PIT, WHEN
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  • YOU'RE IN THE PIT, WHENLIFE HAS TAKEN AN UNEXPECTED
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  • LIFE HAS TAKEN AN UNEXPECTEDTURN. A RELATIONSHIP DIDN'T
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  • TURN. A RELATIONSHIP DIDN'TWORK OUT. YOU LOST A LOVED
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  • WORK OUT. YOU LOST A LOVEDONE. A BAD MEDICAL REPORT.
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  • ONE. A BAD MEDICAL REPORT.IT'S TEMPTING TO GET SOUR,
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  • IT'S TEMPTING TO GET SOUR,GO AROUND COMPLAINING,
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  • GO AROUND COMPLAINING,TALKING ABOUT HOW IT'S NOT
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  • TALKING ABOUT HOW IT'S NOTGOING TO WORK OUT.
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  • GOING TO WORK OUT.ALL THAT'S GOING TO DO IS
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  • ALL THAT'S GOING TO DO ISKEEP YOU IN THE PIT.
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  • KEEP YOU IN THE PIT.JOSEPH'S BROTHERS WERE UP
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  • JOSEPH'S BROTHERS WERE UPHAVING LUNCH WHILE HE WAS
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  • HAVING LUNCH WHILE HE WASIN THE PIT. THEY SAW THIS
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  • IN THE PIT. THEY SAW THISCARAVAN OF ISHMAELITE'S
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  • CARAVAN OF ISHMAELITE'SHEADED THEIR WAY. ONE OF
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  • HEADED THEIR WAY. ONE OFTHE BROTHERS NAMED JUDAH
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  • THE BROTHERS NAMED JUDAHSAID, "WHAT DOES IT PROFIT
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  • SAID, "WHAT DOES IT PROFITUS TO KILL JOSEPH? LET'S
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  • US TO KILL JOSEPH? LET'SSELL HIM. LET'S MAKE SOME
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  • SELL HIM. LET'S MAKE SOMEMONEY." THEY BROUGHT
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  • MONEY." THEY BROUGHTJOSEPH OUT OF THE PIT AND
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  • JOSEPH OUT OF THE PIT ANDSOLD HIM AS A SLAVE TO THE
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  • SOLD HIM AS A SLAVE TO THEISHMAELITES.
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  • ISHMAELITES.WHAT'S INTERESTING IS THE
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  • WHAT'S INTERESTING IS THENAME JUDAH, THE BROTHER
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  • NAME JUDAH, THE BROTHERTHAT SAVED JOSEPH'S LIFE,
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  • THAT SAVED JOSEPH'S LIFE,MEANS "PRAISE". GOD WAS
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  • MEANS "PRAISE". GOD WASSHOWING US PRAISE PROTECTS
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  • SHOWING US PRAISE PROTECTSTHE DREAM. THE OTHER
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  • THE DREAM. THE OTHERBROTHERS WERE SAYING,
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  • BROTHERS WERE SAYING,"LET'S KILL HIM. LET'S
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  • "LET'S KILL HIM. LET'SLEAVE HIM HERE TO DIE."
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  • LEAVE HIM HERE TO DIE."BUT PRAISE ROSE UP AND
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  • BUT PRAISE ROSE UP ANDSAID, "NO, WE'RE GOING TO
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  • SAID, "NO, WE'RE GOING TOLET HIM LIVE." PRAISE
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  • LET HIM LIVE." PRAISECHANGED THE OPPOSITION'S
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  • CHANGED THE OPPOSITION'SMIND. PRAISE PUSHED BACK
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  • MIND. PRAISE PUSHED BACKTHE FORCES OF DARKNESS.
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  • THE FORCES OF DARKNESS.WHEN YOU'RE IN THE PIT,
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  • WHEN YOU'RE IN THE PIT,DON'T COMPLAIN. TURN UP
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  • DON'T COMPLAIN. TURN UPYOUR PRAISE. YOU HAVE TO
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  • YOUR PRAISE. YOU HAVE TOPROTECT YOUR DREAM. THE WAY
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  • PROTECT YOUR DREAM. THE WAYYOU DO IT IS BY HAVING
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  • YOU DO IT IS BY HAVINGJUDAH SHOW UP.
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  • JUDAH SHOW UP."FATHER, THANK YOU THAT YOU
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  • "FATHER, THANK YOU THAT YOUARE FIGHTING MY BATTLE.
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  • ARE FIGHTING MY BATTLE.YES, THIS IS A BIG PROBLEM.
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  • YES, THIS IS A BIG PROBLEM.BUT I KNOW YOU'RE A BIG
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  • BUT I KNOW YOU'RE A BIGGOD. YOU FLUNG STARS INTO
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  • GOD. YOU FLUNG STARS INTOSPACE. NOTHING'S TOO
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  • SPACE. NOTHING'S TOODIFFICULT FOR YOU."
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  • DIFFICULT FOR YOU."THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "THE
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  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "THESPIRIT OF FAITH IS IN OUR
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  • SPIRIT OF FAITH IS IN OURWORDS."
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  • WORDS."WHAT KIND OF WORDS ARE
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  • WHAT KIND OF WORDS ARECOMING OUT OF YOUR MOUTH?
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  • COMING OUT OF YOUR MOUTH?ARE YOU TALKING ABOUT HOW
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  • ARE YOU TALKING ABOUT HOWBIG YOUR PROBLEM IS? OR ARE
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  • BIG YOUR PROBLEM IS? OR AREYOU TALKING ABOUT HOW BIG
  • 00:05:20.109 --> 00:05:21.811
  • YOU TALKING ABOUT HOW BIGYOUR GOD IS? ARE YOU
  • 00:05:21.811 --> 00:05:23.646
  • YOUR GOD IS? ARE YOUCOMPLAINING ABOUT THE PIT?
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  • COMPLAINING ABOUT THE PIT?FOCUSED ON WHAT WASN'T
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  • FOCUSED ON WHAT WASN'TFAIR? OR WHO DID YOU WRONG?
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  • FAIR? OR WHO DID YOU WRONG?YOU HAVE TO WAKE UP JUDAH.
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  • YOU HAVE TO WAKE UP JUDAH.JUDAH IS IN YOU.
  • 00:05:30.753 --> 00:05:31.754
  • JUDAH IS IN YOU.YOU'RE WAITING FOR SOMEONE
  • 00:05:31.754 --> 00:05:33.222
  • YOU'RE WAITING FOR SOMEONEELSE TO DELIVER YOU.
  • 00:05:33.222 --> 00:05:34.490
  • ELSE TO DELIVER YOU.SOMEONE TO PRAY FOR YOU.
  • 00:05:34.490 --> 00:05:35.992
  • SOMEONE TO PRAY FOR YOU.SOMEONE TO CHEER YOU UP.
  • 00:05:35.992 --> 00:05:38.027
  • SOMEONE TO CHEER YOU UP.YOU CAN DELIVER YOURSELF.
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  • YOU CAN DELIVER YOURSELF.IF YOU'LL GET JUDAH UP AND
  • 00:05:39.862 --> 00:05:41.464
  • IF YOU'LL GET JUDAH UP ANDSTART THANKING GOD THAT
  • 00:05:41.464 --> 00:05:43.099
  • START THANKING GOD THATHE'S TURNING IT AROUND.
  • 00:05:43.099 --> 00:05:44.467
  • HE'S TURNING IT AROUND.NOT COMPLAINING ABOUT THE
  • 00:05:44.467 --> 00:05:46.269
  • NOT COMPLAINING ABOUT THEMEDICAL REPORT BUT THANKING
  • 00:05:46.269 --> 00:05:47.603
  • MEDICAL REPORT BUT THANKINGHIM THAT HE'S RESTORING
  • 00:05:47.603 --> 00:05:49.172
  • HIM THAT HE'S RESTORINGHEALTH BACK INTO YOU.
  • 00:05:49.172 --> 00:05:50.106
  • HEALTH BACK INTO YOU.NOT DISCOURAGED OVER
  • 00:05:50.106 --> 00:05:51.941
  • NOT DISCOURAGED OVERFINANCES BUT THANKING HIM
  • 00:05:51.941 --> 00:05:53.142
  • FINANCES BUT THANKING HIMTHAT YOU WILL LEND AND NOT
  • 00:05:53.142 --> 00:05:55.678
  • THAT YOU WILL LEND AND NOTBORROW. WHEN GOD SEES YOU
  • 00:05:55.678 --> 00:05:57.747
  • BORROW. WHEN GOD SEES YOUPRAISING HIM IN THE PIT,
  • 00:05:57.747 --> 00:05:59.115
  • PRAISING HIM IN THE PIT,PRAISING HIM IN THE LOSS,
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  • PRAISING HIM IN THE LOSS,PRAISING HIM IN THE STORM;
  • 00:06:01.083 --> 00:06:02.418
  • PRAISING HIM IN THE STORM;THAT'S WHAT HE CALLS THE
  • 00:06:02.418 --> 00:06:04.587
  • THAT'S WHAT HE CALLS THESACRIFICE OF PRAISE.
  • 00:06:04.587 --> 00:06:06.622
  • SACRIFICE OF PRAISE.HE KNOWS IT'S NOT EASY.
  • 00:06:06.622 --> 00:06:08.524
  • HE KNOWS IT'S NOT EASY.HE KNOWS IT WASN'T FAIR.
  • 00:06:08.524 --> 00:06:09.425
  • HE KNOWS IT WASN'T FAIR.HE KNOWS THEY DID YOU
  • 00:06:09.425 --> 00:06:10.927
  • HE KNOWS THEY DID YOUWRONG. HE KNOWS YOU FELT
  • 00:06:10.927 --> 00:06:12.428
  • WRONG. HE KNOWS YOU FELTLIKE QUITTING BUT WHEN YOU
  • 00:06:12.428 --> 00:06:14.197
  • LIKE QUITTING BUT WHEN YOUPRAISE HIM IN THE PIT, THAT
  • 00:06:14.197 --> 00:06:16.566
  • PRAISE HIM IN THE PIT, THATMOVES GOD IN A GREATER WAY.
  • 00:06:16.566 --> 00:06:18.100
  • MOVES GOD IN A GREATER WAY.THE SACRIFICE OF PRAISE
  • 00:06:18.100 --> 00:06:20.102
  • THE SACRIFICE OF PRAISECARRIES MORE WEIGHT.
  • 00:06:20.102 --> 00:06:21.370
  • CARRIES MORE WEIGHT.IT'S ONE THING TO BE
  • 00:06:21.370 --> 00:06:22.505
  • IT'S ONE THING TO BEGRATEFUL WHEN THINGS ARE
  • 00:06:22.505 --> 00:06:23.906
  • GRATEFUL WHEN THINGS AREGOING OUR WAY. THAT'S
  • 00:06:23.906 --> 00:06:25.107
  • GOING OUR WAY. THAT'SIMPORTANT. WE SHOULD DO
  • 00:06:25.107 --> 00:06:26.609
  • IMPORTANT. WE SHOULD DOTHAT. BUT WHEN YOU HAVE A
  • 00:06:26.609 --> 00:06:28.478
  • THAT. BUT WHEN YOU HAVE ASONG IN YOUR HEART, WHEN
  • 00:06:28.478 --> 00:06:29.912
  • SONG IN YOUR HEART, WHENEVERY CIRCUMSTANCE SAYS
  • 00:06:29.912 --> 00:06:31.647
  • EVERY CIRCUMSTANCE SAYSYOU SHOULD BE DISCOURAGED,
  • 00:06:31.647 --> 00:06:32.615
  • YOU SHOULD BE DISCOURAGED,WHEN YOU CAN SAY, "GOD,
  • 00:06:32.615 --> 00:06:34.317
  • WHEN YOU CAN SAY, "GOD,I BLESS YOU IN SPITE OF
  • 00:06:34.317 --> 00:06:35.785
  • I BLESS YOU IN SPITE OFWHAT HASN'T WORKED OUT."
  • 00:06:35.785 --> 00:06:37.253
  • WHAT HASN'T WORKED OUT."GET READY FOR GOD TO SHOW
  • 00:06:37.253 --> 00:06:39.388
  • GET READY FOR GOD TO SHOWOUT IN YOUR LIFE. DAVID
  • 00:06:39.388 --> 00:06:41.724
  • OUT IN YOUR LIFE. DAVIDSAID, "GOD LIFTED ME OUT
  • 00:06:41.724 --> 00:06:43.526
  • SAID, "GOD LIFTED ME OUTOF THE PIT AND SET MY FEET
  • 00:06:43.526 --> 00:06:44.594
  • OF THE PIT AND SET MY FEETUPON A ROCK."
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  • UPON A ROCK."YOU MAY BE IN THE PIT BUT
  • 00:06:45.995 --> 00:06:46.963
  • YOU MAY BE IN THE PIT BUTYOU'RE NOT GOING TO STAY
  • 00:06:46.963 --> 00:06:48.197
  • YOU'RE NOT GOING TO STAYTHERE. YOU'VE HEARD THAT
  • 00:06:48.197 --> 00:06:49.599
  • THERE. YOU'VE HEARD THATSAYING, "YOU CAN'T KEEP A
  • 00:06:49.599 --> 00:06:50.533
  • SAYING, "YOU CAN'T KEEP AGOOD MAN DOWN."
  • 00:06:50.533 --> 00:06:51.968
  • GOOD MAN DOWN."LET ME TELL YOU, YOU CAN'T
  • 00:06:51.968 --> 00:06:53.870
  • LET ME TELL YOU, YOU CAN'TKEEP A PRAISER DOWN.
  • 00:06:53.870 --> 00:06:56.138
  • KEEP A PRAISER DOWN.ANYONE CAN COMPLAIN, ANYONE
  • 00:06:56.138 --> 00:06:57.640
  • ANYONE CAN COMPLAIN, ANYONECAN BE DISCOURAGED.
  • 00:06:57.640 --> 00:06:58.908
  • CAN BE DISCOURAGED.GOD IS LOOKING FOR SOME
  • 00:06:58.908 --> 00:07:00.810
  • GOD IS LOOKING FOR SOMEPIT PRAISERS. PEOPLE THAT
  • 00:07:00.810 --> 00:07:01.811
  • PIT PRAISERS. PEOPLE THATWILL PRAISE HIM NO MATTER
  • 00:07:01.811 --> 00:07:03.179
  • WILL PRAISE HIM NO MATTERWHAT HAPPENS. PRAISE HIM
  • 00:07:03.179 --> 00:07:04.447
  • WHAT HAPPENS. PRAISE HIMIN THE GOOD TIMES. PRAISE
  • 00:07:04.447 --> 00:07:05.715
  • IN THE GOOD TIMES. PRAISEHIM IN THE TOUGH TIMES.
  • 00:07:05.715 --> 00:07:06.749
  • HIM IN THE TOUGH TIMES.PRAISE HIM WHEN BUSINESS
  • 00:07:06.749 --> 00:07:07.750
  • PRAISE HIM WHEN BUSINESSIS UP. PRAISE HIM WHEN
  • 00:07:07.750 --> 00:07:09.485
  • IS UP. PRAISE HIM WHENIT'S DOWN. DAVID SAID,
  • 00:07:09.485 --> 00:07:10.586
  • IT'S DOWN. DAVID SAID,"I'LL BLESS THE LORD AT
  • 00:07:10.586 --> 00:07:12.421
  • "I'LL BLESS THE LORD ATALL TIMES. HIS PRAISE WILL
  • 00:07:12.421 --> 00:07:14.690
  • ALL TIMES. HIS PRAISE WILLCONTINUALLY BE IN MY MOUTH."
  • 00:07:14.690 --> 00:07:16.192
  • CONTINUALLY BE IN MY MOUTH."THIS IS WHAT PAUL AND SILAS
  • 00:07:16.192 --> 00:07:17.994
  • THIS IS WHAT PAUL AND SILASDID IN THE SCRIPTURE. THEY
  • 00:07:17.994 --> 00:07:19.629
  • DID IN THE SCRIPTURE. THEYWERE FALSELY ACCUSED AND
  • 00:07:19.629 --> 00:07:21.130
  • WERE FALSELY ACCUSED ANDPUT IN PRISON FOR SHARING
  • 00:07:21.130 --> 00:07:22.632
  • PUT IN PRISON FOR SHARINGTHE GOOD NEWS. THEY COULD
  • 00:07:22.632 --> 00:07:23.666
  • THE GOOD NEWS. THEY COULDHAVE BEEN BITTER,
  • 00:07:23.666 --> 00:07:24.834
  • HAVE BEEN BITTER,COMPLAINED, "GOD, WHY DID
  • 00:07:24.834 --> 00:07:25.902
  • COMPLAINED, "GOD, WHY DIDYOU LET THIS HAPPEN?
  • 00:07:25.902 --> 00:07:26.836
  • YOU LET THIS HAPPEN?WE WERE DOING THE RIGHT
  • 00:07:26.836 --> 00:07:27.870
  • WE WERE DOING THE RIGHTTHING."
  • 00:07:27.870 --> 00:07:29.405
  • THING."INSTEAD, THEY WERE PIT
  • 00:07:29.405 --> 00:07:31.807
  • INSTEAD, THEY WERE PITPRAISERS. AT MIDNIGHT,
  • 00:07:31.807 --> 00:07:33.142
  • PRAISERS. AT MIDNIGHT,IN THE DUNGEON, THEY
  • 00:07:33.142 --> 00:07:35.044
  • IN THE DUNGEON, THEYSTARTED SINGING PRAISES
  • 00:07:35.044 --> 00:07:36.712
  • STARTED SINGING PRAISESAND THANKING GOD.
  • 00:07:36.712 --> 00:07:37.980
  • AND THANKING GOD.SUDDENLY, THERE WAS A GREAT
  • 00:07:37.980 --> 00:07:39.715
  • SUDDENLY, THERE WAS A GREATEARTHQUAKE. THE FOUNDATION
  • 00:07:39.715 --> 00:07:41.117
  • EARTHQUAKE. THE FOUNDATIONOF THE PRISON WAS SHAKING,
  • 00:07:41.117 --> 00:07:42.618
  • OF THE PRISON WAS SHAKING,THE DOORS FLUNG OPEN, THEY
  • 00:07:42.618 --> 00:07:44.787
  • THE DOORS FLUNG OPEN, THEYWALKED OUT AS FREE MEN.
  • 00:07:44.787 --> 00:07:46.722
  • WALKED OUT AS FREE MEN.WHEN GOD HEARD THE PRAISES
  • 00:07:46.722 --> 00:07:48.491
  • WHEN GOD HEARD THE PRAISESCOMING FROM THE JAIL, I CAN
  • 00:07:48.491 --> 00:07:49.525
  • COMING FROM THE JAIL, I CANIMAGINE HE TURNED TO
  • 00:07:49.525 --> 00:07:51.460
  • IMAGINE HE TURNED TOGABRIEL AND SAID, "GABRIEL,
  • 00:07:51.460 --> 00:07:52.495
  • GABRIEL AND SAID, "GABRIEL,IF THEY'RE GOING TO PRAISE
  • 00:07:52.495 --> 00:07:54.330
  • IF THEY'RE GOING TO PRAISEME IN THE PIT, IF THEY'RE
  • 00:07:54.330 --> 00:07:55.298
  • ME IN THE PIT, IF THEY'REGOING TO SING IN THE
  • 00:07:55.298 --> 00:07:56.699
  • GOING TO SING IN THEMIDNIGHT HOUR, IF THEY'RE
  • 00:07:56.699 --> 00:07:57.633
  • MIDNIGHT HOUR, IF THEY'REGOING TO OFFER UP THE
  • 00:07:57.633 --> 00:07:58.935
  • GOING TO OFFER UP THESACRIFICE OF PRAISE,
  • 00:07:58.935 --> 00:08:00.202
  • SACRIFICE OF PRAISE,I CAN'T JUST SIT BACK.
  • 00:08:00.202 --> 00:08:01.137
  • I CAN'T JUST SIT BACK.I'M GOING TO GO DOWN THERE
  • 00:08:01.137 --> 00:08:02.572
  • I'M GOING TO GO DOWN THEREAND DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT."
  • 00:08:02.572 --> 00:08:04.106
  • AND DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT."THE SCRIPTURE SAYS IN
  • 00:08:04.106 --> 00:08:06.108
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS INZEPHANIAH, "THE LORD YOUR
  • 00:08:06.108 --> 00:08:08.644
  • ZEPHANIAH, "THE LORD YOURMIGHTY WARRIOR IS WITH YOU.
  • 00:08:08.644 --> 00:08:10.646
  • MIGHTY WARRIOR IS WITH YOU.HE WILL TAKE DELIGHT IN YOU
  • 00:08:10.646 --> 00:08:12.415
  • HE WILL TAKE DELIGHT IN YOUAND REJOICE OVER YOU WITH
  • 00:08:12.415 --> 00:08:13.849
  • AND REJOICE OVER YOU WITHSINGING."
  • 00:08:13.849 --> 00:08:15.318
  • SINGING."WHEN YOU GIVE GOD PRAISE IN
  • 00:08:15.318 --> 00:08:16.986
  • WHEN YOU GIVE GOD PRAISE INTHE DIFFICULT TIMES, WHEN
  • 00:08:16.986 --> 00:08:18.554
  • THE DIFFICULT TIMES, WHENYOU SING IN THE MIDNIGHT
  • 00:08:18.554 --> 00:08:20.890
  • YOU SING IN THE MIDNIGHTHOUR, THE LORD, YOUR MIGHTY
  • 00:08:20.890 --> 00:08:23.359
  • HOUR, THE LORD, YOUR MIGHTYWARRIOR, NOT A WEAK GOD,
  • 00:08:23.359 --> 00:08:24.760
  • WARRIOR, NOT A WEAK GOD,NOT A LACKING GOD, NOT A
  • 00:08:24.760 --> 00:08:26.696
  • NOT A LACKING GOD, NOT ALIMITED GOD, BUT THE ALL
  • 00:08:26.696 --> 00:08:28.431
  • LIMITED GOD, BUT THE ALLPOWERFUL CREATOR OF THE
  • 00:08:28.431 --> 00:08:30.700
  • POWERFUL CREATOR OF THEUNIVERSE WILL NOT ONLY TAKE
  • 00:08:30.700 --> 00:08:32.435
  • UNIVERSE WILL NOT ONLY TAKEDELIGHT IN YOU, BUT HE WILL
  • 00:08:32.435 --> 00:08:34.470
  • DELIGHT IN YOU, BUT HE WILLSTART SINGING OVER YOU.
  • 00:08:34.470 --> 00:08:36.072
  • START SINGING OVER YOU.WHEN GOD SINGS, PRISON
  • 00:08:36.072 --> 00:08:37.740
  • WHEN GOD SINGS, PRISONDOORS OPEN, ADDICTIONS ARE
  • 00:08:37.740 --> 00:08:39.308
  • DOORS OPEN, ADDICTIONS AREBROKEN, DEPRESSION CAN'T
  • 00:08:39.308 --> 00:08:40.943
  • BROKEN, DEPRESSION CAN'TSTAY, POVERTY AND LACK HAVE
  • 00:08:40.943 --> 00:08:43.112
  • STAY, POVERTY AND LACK HAVETO GO. GOD WILL GET YOU TO
  • 00:08:43.112 --> 00:08:44.080
  • TO GO. GOD WILL GET YOU TOWHERE YOU'RE SUPPOSED TO
  • 00:08:44.080 --> 00:08:45.781
  • WHERE YOU'RE SUPPOSED TOBE. BUT WHEN WE'RE IN THE
  • 00:08:45.781 --> 00:08:47.550
  • BE. BUT WHEN WE'RE IN THEPITS, IT'S EASY TO HAVE A
  • 00:08:47.550 --> 00:08:49.452
  • PITS, IT'S EASY TO HAVE APITY PARTY AND THINK, "WHY
  • 00:08:49.452 --> 00:08:51.287
  • PITY PARTY AND THINK, "WHYDID THIS HAPPEN? I PRAYED.
  • 00:08:51.287 --> 00:08:52.288
  • DID THIS HAPPEN? I PRAYED.MY LOVED ONE DIDN'T MAKE
  • 00:08:52.288 --> 00:08:53.856
  • MY LOVED ONE DIDN'T MAKEIT. MY RELATIONSHIP DIDN'T
  • 00:08:53.856 --> 00:08:55.257
  • IT. MY RELATIONSHIP DIDN'TWORK OUT. MY HOUSE WAS
  • 00:08:55.257 --> 00:08:56.859
  • WORK OUT. MY HOUSE WASDAMAGED IN THE STORM."
  • 00:08:56.859 --> 00:08:57.793
  • DAMAGED IN THE STORM."YOU'RE RIGHT WHERE JOSEPH
  • 00:08:57.793 --> 00:08:59.695
  • YOU'RE RIGHT WHERE JOSEPHWAS. DOING THE RIGHT THING
  • 00:08:59.695 --> 00:09:00.630
  • WAS. DOING THE RIGHT THINGAND THE WRONG THING
  • 00:09:00.630 --> 00:09:01.664
  • AND THE WRONG THINGHAPPENED. YOU'RE RIGHT
  • 00:09:01.664 --> 00:09:02.999
  • HAPPENED. YOU'RE RIGHTWHERE PAUL AND SILAS WERE.
  • 00:09:02.999 --> 00:09:04.400
  • WHERE PAUL AND SILAS WERE.YOU'RE HONORING GOD AND
  • 00:09:04.400 --> 00:09:06.302
  • YOU'RE HONORING GOD ANDWERE THROWN INTO A PIT.
  • 00:09:06.302 --> 00:09:07.637
  • WERE THROWN INTO A PIT.YOU CAN EITHER GET NEGATIVE,
  • 00:09:07.637 --> 00:09:09.805
  • YOU CAN EITHER GET NEGATIVE,BITTER, OR YOU CAN BECOME
  • 00:09:09.805 --> 00:09:11.507
  • BITTER, OR YOU CAN BECOMEA PIT PRAISER. YOU CAN
  • 00:09:11.507 --> 00:09:13.709
  • A PIT PRAISER. YOU CANTHANK GOD NOT FOR THE PIT
  • 00:09:13.709 --> 00:09:14.644
  • THANK GOD NOT FOR THE PITBUT THANK HIM THAT HE'S
  • 00:09:14.644 --> 00:09:16.045
  • BUT THANK HIM THAT HE'SBRINGING YOU OUT. DON'T
  • 00:09:16.045 --> 00:09:16.979
  • BRINGING YOU OUT. DON'TTHANK HIM FOR THE PROBLEM,
  • 00:09:16.979 --> 00:09:18.147
  • THANK HIM FOR THE PROBLEM,THANK HIM THAT HE'S TURNING
  • 00:09:18.147 --> 00:09:20.249
  • THANK HIM THAT HE'S TURNINGIT AROUND. WE'RE NOT GOING
  • 00:09:20.249 --> 00:09:21.751
  • IT AROUND. WE'RE NOT GOINGTO UNDERSTAND EVERYTHING
  • 00:09:21.751 --> 00:09:23.386
  • TO UNDERSTAND EVERYTHINGGOD IS DOING. THERE ARE
  • 00:09:23.386 --> 00:09:25.588
  • GOD IS DOING. THERE ARETIMES LIKE WITH JOSEPH,
  • 00:09:25.588 --> 00:09:27.390
  • TIMES LIKE WITH JOSEPH,THE PIT HAS BEEN ORDAINED
  • 00:09:27.390 --> 00:09:29.725
  • THE PIT HAS BEEN ORDAINEDBY GOD. WE DON'T LIKE IT
  • 00:09:29.725 --> 00:09:31.494
  • BY GOD. WE DON'T LIKE ITBUT THE PIT IS ON THE ROAD
  • 00:09:31.494 --> 00:09:33.129
  • BUT THE PIT IS ON THE ROADTO OUR DESTINY.
  • 00:09:33.129 --> 00:09:34.497
  • TO OUR DESTINY.GOD'S PLAN FOR JOSEPH'S
  • 00:09:34.497 --> 00:09:36.866
  • GOD'S PLAN FOR JOSEPH'SLIFE WAS TO RULE EGYPT,
  • 00:09:36.866 --> 00:09:38.901
  • LIFE WAS TO RULE EGYPT,NOT ISRAEL. HIS BROTHERS
  • 00:09:38.901 --> 00:09:40.236
  • NOT ISRAEL. HIS BROTHERSWERE ORDAINED TO BETRAY
  • 00:09:40.236 --> 00:09:42.104
  • WERE ORDAINED TO BETRAYHIM. HE WAS ORDAINED TO
  • 00:09:42.104 --> 00:09:43.606
  • HIM. HE WAS ORDAINED TOBE SOLD AS A SLAVE.
  • 00:09:43.606 --> 00:09:44.640
  • BE SOLD AS A SLAVE.ORDAINED TO WORK FOR
  • 00:09:44.640 --> 00:09:46.142
  • ORDAINED TO WORK FORPOTIPHAR, A HIGH-RANKING
  • 00:09:46.142 --> 00:09:47.943
  • POTIPHAR, A HIGH-RANKINGMILITARY OFFICER. THAT WAS
  • 00:09:47.943 --> 00:09:49.679
  • MILITARY OFFICER. THAT WASALL A PART OF THE PLAN TO
  • 00:09:49.679 --> 00:09:52.515
  • ALL A PART OF THE PLAN TOGET HIM TO EGYPT. SOMETIMES
  • 00:09:52.515 --> 00:09:53.749
  • GET HIM TO EGYPT. SOMETIMESLIFE IS NOT GOING TO MAKE
  • 00:09:53.749 --> 00:09:55.217
  • LIFE IS NOT GOING TO MAKESENSE. YOU'RE DOING THE
  • 00:09:55.217 --> 00:09:56.786
  • SENSE. YOU'RE DOING THERIGHT THING BUT IT'S NOT
  • 00:09:56.786 --> 00:09:58.721
  • RIGHT THING BUT IT'S NOTWORKING OUT. YOU HAVE TO
  • 00:09:58.721 --> 00:10:00.423
  • WORKING OUT. YOU HAVE TOTRUST THAT GOD IS STILL
  • 00:10:00.423 --> 00:10:02.324
  • TRUST THAT GOD IS STILLIN CONTROL, THAT HE KNOWS
  • 00:10:02.324 --> 00:10:03.926
  • IN CONTROL, THAT HE KNOWSWHAT HE'S DOING, THAT HE
  • 00:10:03.926 --> 00:10:05.695
  • WHAT HE'S DOING, THAT HEWILL NOT MISMANAGE YOUR
  • 00:10:05.695 --> 00:10:07.763
  • WILL NOT MISMANAGE YOURLIFE. GOD HAS ALREADY
  • 00:10:07.763 --> 00:10:09.632
  • LIFE. GOD HAS ALREADYPLANNED THE END FROM THE
  • 00:10:09.632 --> 00:10:12.001
  • PLANNED THE END FROM THEBEGINNING. HE NEVER PROMISED
  • 00:10:12.001 --> 00:10:13.569
  • BEGINNING. HE NEVER PROMISEDTHAT WE WOULD UNDERSTAND
  • 00:10:13.569 --> 00:10:14.570
  • THAT WE WOULD UNDERSTANDEVERYTHING THAT HAPPENS
  • 00:10:14.570 --> 00:10:16.238
  • EVERYTHING THAT HAPPENSALONG THE WAY. IN FACT,
  • 00:10:16.238 --> 00:10:18.407
  • ALONG THE WAY. IN FACT,HE SAID, "MY WAYS ARE NOT
  • 00:10:18.407 --> 00:10:20.209
  • HE SAID, "MY WAYS ARE NOTYOUR WAYS." HE LET US KNOW
  • 00:10:20.209 --> 00:10:21.644
  • YOUR WAYS." HE LET US KNOWRIGHT UP FRONT IT'S NOT
  • 00:10:21.644 --> 00:10:22.812
  • RIGHT UP FRONT IT'S NOTALWAYS GOING TO MAKE
  • 00:10:22.812 --> 00:10:24.714
  • ALWAYS GOING TO MAKESENSE. THIS IS WHAT FAITH
  • 00:10:24.714 --> 00:10:26.649
  • SENSE. THIS IS WHAT FAITHIS ALL ABOUT. WHEN GOD
  • 00:10:26.649 --> 00:10:28.350
  • IS ALL ABOUT. WHEN GODGAVE JOSEPH THAT DREAM,
  • 00:10:28.350 --> 00:10:30.319
  • GAVE JOSEPH THAT DREAM,IT SHOWED HIM UP AND HIS
  • 00:10:30.319 --> 00:10:32.021
  • IT SHOWED HIM UP AND HISBROTHERS DOWN. BUT WHEN
  • 00:10:32.021 --> 00:10:32.955
  • BROTHERS DOWN. BUT WHENTHE BROTHERS THREW HIM
  • 00:10:32.955 --> 00:10:35.157
  • THE BROTHERS THREW HIMINTO THE PIT, HE WAS DOWN
  • 00:10:35.157 --> 00:10:36.459
  • INTO THE PIT, HE WAS DOWNAND HIS BROTHERS WERE UP.
  • 00:10:36.459 --> 00:10:37.960
  • AND HIS BROTHERS WERE UP.JUST THE OPPOSITE.
  • 00:10:37.960 --> 00:10:38.928
  • JUST THE OPPOSITE.HE COULD HAVE THOUGHT,
  • 00:10:38.928 --> 00:10:39.862
  • HE COULD HAVE THOUGHT,"GOD, I MUST HAVE HEARD
  • 00:10:39.862 --> 00:10:40.796
  • "GOD, I MUST HAVE HEARDYOU WRONG. THIS IS
  • 00:10:40.796 --> 00:10:42.331
  • YOU WRONG. THIS ISBACKWARDS. HE COULD HAVE
  • 00:10:42.331 --> 00:10:44.033
  • BACKWARDS. HE COULD HAVECOMPLAINED, BEEN BITTER.
  • 00:10:44.033 --> 00:10:46.302
  • COMPLAINED, BEEN BITTER.INSTEAD, HIS ATTITUDE WAS,
  • 00:10:46.302 --> 00:10:48.604
  • INSTEAD, HIS ATTITUDE WAS,"GOD, I TRUST YOU. YOU SAID
  • 00:10:48.604 --> 00:10:50.039
  • "GOD, I TRUST YOU. YOU SAIDMY STEPS ARE ORDERED BY
  • 00:10:50.039 --> 00:10:51.841
  • MY STEPS ARE ORDERED BYYOU, SO WHEREVER YOU HAVE
  • 00:10:51.841 --> 00:10:52.808
  • YOU, SO WHEREVER YOU HAVEME, I'M GOING TO BE THE
  • 00:10:52.808 --> 00:10:54.810
  • ME, I'M GOING TO BE THEBEST THAT I CAN BE." YOU
  • 00:10:54.810 --> 00:10:56.045
  • BEST THAT I CAN BE." YOUNEVER READ WHERE JOSEPH
  • 00:10:56.045 --> 00:10:57.646
  • NEVER READ WHERE JOSEPHCOMPLAINED, WHERE HE WAS
  • 00:10:57.646 --> 00:10:59.215
  • COMPLAINED, WHERE HE WASBITTER, WHERE HE SLACKED
  • 00:10:59.215 --> 00:11:01.183
  • BITTER, WHERE HE SLACKEDOFF. I CAN IMAGINE IN
  • 00:11:01.183 --> 00:11:02.685
  • OFF. I CAN IMAGINE INTHE PIT, THOUGHTS SAID TO
  • 00:11:02.685 --> 00:11:04.386
  • THE PIT, THOUGHTS SAID TOHIM, "WHERE IS YOUR GOD
  • 00:11:04.386 --> 00:11:06.255
  • HIM, "WHERE IS YOUR GODNOW? THIS DREAM IS NEVER
  • 00:11:06.255 --> 00:11:07.857
  • NOW? THIS DREAM IS NEVERGOING TO COME TO PASS."
  • 00:11:07.857 --> 00:11:10.526
  • GOING TO COME TO PASS."THE PIT WAS SIMPLY A TEST.
  • 00:11:10.526 --> 00:11:12.294
  • THE PIT WAS SIMPLY A TEST.GOD WAS SEEING, "WILL YOU
  • 00:11:12.294 --> 00:11:13.996
  • GOD WAS SEEING, "WILL YOUTRUST ME WHEN YOU DON'T
  • 00:11:13.996 --> 00:11:16.132
  • TRUST ME WHEN YOU DON'TUNDERSTAND? WILL YOU PRAISE
  • 00:11:16.132 --> 00:11:17.800
  • UNDERSTAND? WILL YOU PRAISEME IN THE PIT WHEN IT
  • 00:11:17.800 --> 00:11:19.602
  • ME IN THE PIT WHEN ITDOESN'T MAKE SENSE?"
  • 00:11:19.602 --> 00:11:21.504
  • DOESN'T MAKE SENSE?"PRAISE IS NOT JUST WORDS,
  • 00:11:21.504 --> 00:11:23.572
  • PRAISE IS NOT JUST WORDS,IT'S OUR ATTITUDE. WE'RE
  • 00:11:23.572 --> 00:11:26.542
  • IT'S OUR ATTITUDE. WE'REGRATEFUL. WE HAVE A SMILE.
  • 00:11:26.542 --> 00:11:28.144
  • GRATEFUL. WE HAVE A SMILE.WE'RE BEING GOOD TO PEOPLE.
  • 00:11:28.144 --> 00:11:29.178
  • WE'RE BEING GOOD TO PEOPLE.WE'RE PASSIONATE ABOUT OUR
  • 00:11:29.178 --> 00:11:30.112
  • WE'RE PASSIONATE ABOUT OURDREAMS.
  • 00:11:30.112 --> 00:11:32.014
  • DREAMS.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS OUR LIFE
  • 00:11:32.014 --> 00:11:34.083
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS OUR LIFEIS A PRAISE TO GOD.
  • 00:11:34.083 --> 00:11:35.684
  • IS A PRAISE TO GOD.WHEN YOU'RE A PIT PRAISER,
  • 00:11:35.684 --> 00:11:37.019
  • WHEN YOU'RE A PIT PRAISER,YOU CAN BE IN THE PIT AND
  • 00:11:37.019 --> 00:11:39.255
  • YOU CAN BE IN THE PIT ANDNOBODY AROUND YOU KNOWS IT.
  • 00:11:39.255 --> 00:11:40.656
  • NOBODY AROUND YOU KNOWS IT.YOU'RE NOT SOUR.
  • 00:11:40.656 --> 00:11:41.590
  • YOU'RE NOT SOUR.YOU DON'T HAVE A CHIP ON
  • 00:11:41.590 --> 00:11:42.625
  • YOU DON'T HAVE A CHIP ONYOUR SHOULDER.
  • 00:11:42.625 --> 00:11:43.993
  • YOUR SHOULDER.YOU'VE LEARNED THIS SECRET
  • 00:11:43.993 --> 00:11:45.561
  • YOU'VE LEARNED THIS SECRETTO BLESS THE LORD AT ALL
  • 00:11:45.561 --> 00:11:46.796
  • TO BLESS THE LORD AT ALLTIMES.
  • 00:11:46.796 --> 00:11:48.531
  • TIMES.JOSEPH SAID IN EFFECT,
  • 00:11:48.531 --> 00:11:50.299
  • JOSEPH SAID IN EFFECT,"THIS PIT IS NOT GOING TO
  • 00:11:50.299 --> 00:11:52.735
  • "THIS PIT IS NOT GOING TOSTOP MY PRAISE. I KNOW IT'S
  • 00:11:52.735 --> 00:11:54.937
  • STOP MY PRAISE. I KNOW IT'SA PART OF THE PROCESS. GOD
  • 00:11:54.937 --> 00:11:56.205
  • A PART OF THE PROCESS. GODWOULDN'T HAVE ALLOWED IT IF
  • 00:11:56.205 --> 00:11:57.606
  • WOULDN'T HAVE ALLOWED IT IFHE DIDN'T HAVE A PURPOSE.
  • 00:11:57.606 --> 00:11:58.641
  • HE DIDN'T HAVE A PURPOSE.SO IT'S NOT GOING TO TAKE
  • 00:11:58.641 --> 00:12:00.509
  • SO IT'S NOT GOING TO TAKEMY JOY. I'M GOING TO BE A
  • 00:12:00.509 --> 00:12:02.178
  • MY JOY. I'M GOING TO BE APIT PRAISER."
  • 00:12:02.178 --> 00:12:03.345
  • PIT PRAISER."I CAN HEAR HIM WHEN HE WAS
  • 00:12:03.345 --> 00:12:04.680
  • I CAN HEAR HIM WHEN HE WASIN THE PIT. HIS BROTHERS
  • 00:12:04.680 --> 00:12:05.681
  • IN THE PIT. HIS BROTHERSUP HAVING LUNCH.
  • 00:12:05.681 --> 00:12:07.116
  • UP HAVING LUNCH."FATHER, THANK YOU THAT
  • 00:12:07.116 --> 00:12:08.551
  • "FATHER, THANK YOU THATNOTHING CAN SNATCH ME OUT
  • 00:12:08.551 --> 00:12:10.319
  • NOTHING CAN SNATCH ME OUTOF YOUR HANDS. YOU BEING
  • 00:12:10.319 --> 00:12:11.854
  • OF YOUR HANDS. YOU BEINGFOR ME I KNOW IS GREATER
  • 00:12:11.854 --> 00:12:12.788
  • FOR ME I KNOW IS GREATERTHAN THE WHOLE WORLD BEING
  • 00:12:12.788 --> 00:12:13.989
  • THAN THE WHOLE WORLD BEINGAGAINST ME."
  • 00:12:13.989 --> 00:12:16.559
  • AGAINST ME."AS HE KEPT THANKING GOD,
  • 00:12:16.559 --> 00:12:18.360
  • AS HE KEPT THANKING GOD,HIS BROTHER NAMED JUDAH,
  • 00:12:18.360 --> 00:12:19.762
  • HIS BROTHER NAMED JUDAH,THE ONE THAT MEANS PRAISE
  • 00:12:19.762 --> 00:12:21.597
  • THE ONE THAT MEANS PRAISESUDDENLY HAD AN IDEA.
  • 00:12:21.597 --> 00:12:23.132
  • SUDDENLY HAD AN IDEA."LET'S NOT HARM JOSEPH.
  • 00:12:23.132 --> 00:12:24.066
  • "LET'S NOT HARM JOSEPH.LET'S SELL HIM TO THESE
  • 00:12:24.066 --> 00:12:25.434
  • LET'S SELL HIM TO THESEPEOPLE." THAT WASN'T HIS
  • 00:12:25.434 --> 00:12:27.169
  • PEOPLE." THAT WASN'T HISIDEA, GOD GAVE HIM THAT
  • 00:12:27.169 --> 00:12:29.271
  • IDEA, GOD GAVE HIM THATIDEA. WHEN YOU'RE GIVING
  • 00:12:29.271 --> 00:12:31.073
  • IDEA. WHEN YOU'RE GIVINGGOD PRAISE, HE'S FIGHTING
  • 00:12:31.073 --> 00:12:32.942
  • GOD PRAISE, HE'S FIGHTINGYOUR BATTLES. GIVING PEOPLE
  • 00:12:32.942 --> 00:12:34.643
  • YOUR BATTLES. GIVING PEOPLEIDEAS, PUTTING THOUGHTS IN
  • 00:12:34.643 --> 00:12:36.045
  • IDEAS, PUTTING THOUGHTS INTHEIR MIND, CAUSING THEM
  • 00:12:36.045 --> 00:12:37.112
  • THEIR MIND, CAUSING THEMTO WANT TO BE GOOD TO YOU.
  • 00:12:37.112 --> 00:12:40.049
  • TO WANT TO BE GOOD TO YOU.BUT WHAT IF JOSEPH WASN'T
  • 00:12:40.049 --> 00:12:41.617
  • BUT WHAT IF JOSEPH WASN'TA PIT PRAISER? WHAT IF
  • 00:12:41.617 --> 00:12:43.219
  • A PIT PRAISER? WHAT IFHE'D BEEN NEGATIVE, BITTER?
  • 00:12:43.219 --> 00:12:45.087
  • HE'D BEEN NEGATIVE, BITTER?MAYBE HE'D STAY IN THE PIT.
  • 00:12:45.087 --> 00:12:46.021
  • MAYBE HE'D STAY IN THE PIT.MAYBE HE WOULD HAVE MISSED
  • 00:12:46.021 --> 00:12:47.890
  • MAYBE HE WOULD HAVE MISSEDHIS DESTINY. WHEN YOU'RE
  • 00:12:47.890 --> 00:12:50.192
  • HIS DESTINY. WHEN YOU'REIN THE PIT, IT'S A TEST.
  • 00:12:50.192 --> 00:12:51.160
  • IN THE PIT, IT'S A TEST.ARE YOU GOING TO GET
  • 00:12:51.160 --> 00:12:53.562
  • ARE YOU GOING TO GETDISCOURAGED? BITTER? OR ARE
  • 00:12:53.562 --> 00:12:54.930
  • DISCOURAGED? BITTER? OR AREYOU GOING TO PROTECT YOUR
  • 00:12:54.930 --> 00:12:56.765
  • YOU GOING TO PROTECT YOURDREAM THROUGH PRAISE? ARE
  • 00:12:56.765 --> 00:12:59.034
  • DREAM THROUGH PRAISE? AREYOU GOING TO WAKE UP JUDAH?
  • 00:12:59.034 --> 00:13:00.870
  • YOU GOING TO WAKE UP JUDAH?SOMETIMES, LIKE WITH JOSEPH,
  • 00:13:00.870 --> 00:13:02.805
  • SOMETIMES, LIKE WITH JOSEPH,WHAT GOD PROMISED US LOOKS
  • 00:13:02.805 --> 00:13:04.974
  • WHAT GOD PROMISED US LOOKSJUST THE OPPOSITE. GOD SAID
  • 00:13:04.974 --> 00:13:06.342
  • JUST THE OPPOSITE. GOD SAIDHE'S RESTORING HEALTH BACK
  • 00:13:06.342 --> 00:13:08.210
  • HE'S RESTORING HEALTH BACKTO YOU. THE MEDICAL REPORT
  • 00:13:08.210 --> 00:13:09.178
  • TO YOU. THE MEDICAL REPORTSAYS YOU'RE NOT GOING TO
  • 00:13:09.178 --> 00:13:10.613
  • SAYS YOU'RE NOT GOING TOGET BETTER. GOD SAYS YOUR
  • 00:13:10.613 --> 00:13:11.881
  • GET BETTER. GOD SAYS YOURWHOLE FAMILY IS GOING TO
  • 00:13:11.881 --> 00:13:13.582
  • WHOLE FAMILY IS GOING TOSERVE HIM. MAYBE YOU HAVE
  • 00:13:13.582 --> 00:13:14.984
  • SERVE HIM. MAYBE YOU HAVECHILDREN THAT ARE FAR OFF
  • 00:13:14.984 --> 00:13:15.951
  • CHILDREN THAT ARE FAR OFFCOURSE.
  • 00:13:15.951 --> 00:13:17.453
  • COURSE.DON'T GET DISCOURAGED BY
  • 00:13:17.453 --> 00:13:19.188
  • DON'T GET DISCOURAGED BYWHAT'S NOT LINING UP.
  • 00:13:19.188 --> 00:13:21.257
  • WHAT'S NOT LINING UP.IT'S NOT OVER. GOD IS STILL
  • 00:13:21.257 --> 00:13:23.425
  • IT'S NOT OVER. GOD IS STILLWORKING. BEHIND THE SCENES,
  • 00:13:23.425 --> 00:13:24.426
  • WORKING. BEHIND THE SCENES,THINGS ARE HAPPENING THAT
  • 00:13:24.426 --> 00:13:25.861
  • THINGS ARE HAPPENING THATYOU CANNOT SEE. KEEP
  • 00:13:25.861 --> 00:13:27.162
  • YOU CANNOT SEE. KEEPTHANKING GOD THAT IT'S ON
  • 00:13:27.162 --> 00:13:29.865
  • THANKING GOD THAT IT'S ONTHE WAY. IN CAR RACING,
  • 00:13:29.865 --> 00:13:31.700
  • THE WAY. IN CAR RACING,WHEN A CAR IS LOW ON FUEL
  • 00:13:31.700 --> 00:13:33.168
  • WHEN A CAR IS LOW ON FUELOR THEY NEED NEW TIRES,
  • 00:13:33.168 --> 00:13:34.103
  • OR THEY NEED NEW TIRES,THEY'LL COME IN FOR A
  • 00:13:34.103 --> 00:13:35.771
  • THEY'LL COME IN FOR APIT STOP. WHEN THEY PULL
  • 00:13:35.771 --> 00:13:37.506
  • PIT STOP. WHEN THEY PULLINTO THE PIT, THE TEAM GOES
  • 00:13:37.506 --> 00:13:39.475
  • INTO THE PIT, THE TEAM GOESTO WORK TO GET IT REFUELED
  • 00:13:39.475 --> 00:13:41.076
  • TO WORK TO GET IT REFUELEDAND PREPARED FOR THE REST
  • 00:13:41.076 --> 00:13:42.912
  • AND PREPARED FOR THE RESTOF THE RACE. IN THE SAME
  • 00:13:42.912 --> 00:13:44.914
  • OF THE RACE. IN THE SAMEWAY, THE PIT STOPS IN OUR
  • 00:13:44.914 --> 00:13:47.316
  • WAY, THE PIT STOPS IN OURLIFE ARE NOT THE END.
  • 00:13:47.316 --> 00:13:48.984
  • LIFE ARE NOT THE END.WHEN WE'RE IN THE PITS, A
  • 00:13:48.984 --> 00:13:50.452
  • WHEN WE'RE IN THE PITS, ADIFFICULT TIME, WE HAD A
  • 00:13:50.452 --> 00:13:52.554
  • DIFFICULT TIME, WE HAD ABAD BREAK, GOD USES THAT
  • 00:13:52.554 --> 00:13:55.324
  • BAD BREAK, GOD USES THATPIT STOP TO REFUEL US AND
  • 00:13:55.324 --> 00:13:56.425
  • PIT STOP TO REFUEL US ANDGET US PREPARED FOR THE
  • 00:13:56.425 --> 00:13:58.494
  • GET US PREPARED FOR THENEXT SEASON OF OUR LIFE.
  • 00:13:58.494 --> 00:14:00.195
  • NEXT SEASON OF OUR LIFE.THE WAY TO GET REFUELED IS
  • 00:14:00.195 --> 00:14:01.664
  • THE WAY TO GET REFUELED ISTHROUGH YOUR PRAISE.
  • 00:14:01.664 --> 00:14:02.798
  • THROUGH YOUR PRAISE.BY FINDING SOMETHING TO
  • 00:14:02.798 --> 00:14:04.466
  • BY FINDING SOMETHING TOBE GRATEFUL FOR. NOT
  • 00:14:04.466 --> 00:14:06.168
  • BE GRATEFUL FOR. NOTDWELLING ON WHAT'S WRONG,
  • 00:14:06.168 --> 00:14:07.269
  • DWELLING ON WHAT'S WRONG,BUT THANKING GOD FOR WHAT'S
  • 00:14:07.269 --> 00:14:09.338
  • BUT THANKING GOD FOR WHAT'SRIGHT. NOT FOCUSED ON WHAT
  • 00:14:09.338 --> 00:14:11.407
  • RIGHT. NOT FOCUSED ON WHATYOU LOST BUT THANKING GOD
  • 00:14:11.407 --> 00:14:13.309
  • YOU LOST BUT THANKING GODFOR WHAT YOU HAVE LEFT.
  • 00:14:13.309 --> 00:14:14.243
  • FOR WHAT YOU HAVE LEFT.YOU MAY FEEL LIKE YOU'RE
  • 00:14:14.243 --> 00:14:15.945
  • YOU MAY FEEL LIKE YOU'REIN THE PITS. YOU HAVE A
  • 00:14:15.945 --> 00:14:16.912
  • IN THE PITS. YOU HAVE AGOOD REASON TO BE
  • 00:14:16.912 --> 00:14:18.147
  • GOOD REASON TO BEDISCOURAGED. HAVE A NEW
  • 00:14:18.147 --> 00:14:19.782
  • DISCOURAGED. HAVE A NEWPERSPECTIVE. YOU'RE IN A
  • 00:14:19.782 --> 00:14:21.250
  • PERSPECTIVE. YOU'RE IN ATIME OF REFRESHING,
  • 00:14:21.250 --> 00:14:24.853
  • TIME OF REFRESHING,REENERGIZING, REFUELING.
  • 00:14:24.853 --> 00:14:26.989
  • REENERGIZING, REFUELING.WITHOUT A FEW PIT STOPS WE
  • 00:14:26.989 --> 00:14:28.791
  • WITHOUT A FEW PIT STOPS WEWOULDN'T BE PREPARED FOR
  • 00:14:28.791 --> 00:14:30.659
  • WOULDN'T BE PREPARED FOROUR JOURNEY. THE PROBLEM
  • 00:14:30.659 --> 00:14:32.728
  • OUR JOURNEY. THE PROBLEMIS SOME PEOPLE MAKE THE
  • 00:14:32.728 --> 00:14:35.030
  • IS SOME PEOPLE MAKE THEPIT STOP THEIR HOME. THEY
  • 00:14:35.030 --> 00:14:36.699
  • PIT STOP THEIR HOME. THEYLOSE THEIR PASSION, GET
  • 00:14:36.699 --> 00:14:37.733
  • LOSE THEIR PASSION, GETDISCOURAGED. "WHY DID THIS
  • 00:14:37.733 --> 00:14:39.034
  • DISCOURAGED. "WHY DID THISHAPPEN TO ME? I WAS DOING
  • 00:14:39.034 --> 00:14:41.103
  • HAPPEN TO ME? I WAS DOINGSO WELL." IT'S JUST A PIT
  • 00:14:41.103 --> 00:14:43.772
  • SO WELL." IT'S JUST A PITSTOP. I DON'T KNOW ANYONE
  • 00:14:43.772 --> 00:14:44.707
  • STOP. I DON'T KNOW ANYONETHAT'S FULFILLED THEIR
  • 00:14:44.707 --> 00:14:46.308
  • THAT'S FULFILLED THEIRDESTINY WITHOUT A FEW
  • 00:14:46.308 --> 00:14:48.377
  • DESTINY WITHOUT A FEWPIT STOPS. THE HEROES OF
  • 00:14:48.377 --> 00:14:50.012
  • PIT STOPS. THE HEROES OFFAITH: DAVID, MOSES,
  • 00:14:50.012 --> 00:14:51.380
  • FAITH: DAVID, MOSES,ABRAHAM, RUTH, ESTHER,
  • 00:14:51.380 --> 00:14:52.915
  • ABRAHAM, RUTH, ESTHER,SARAH. THEY ALL HAD PIT
  • 00:14:52.915 --> 00:14:55.351
  • SARAH. THEY ALL HAD PITSTOPS. MY CHALLENGE IS
  • 00:14:55.351 --> 00:14:57.353
  • STOPS. MY CHALLENGE ISDON'T GET STUCK IN THE
  • 00:14:57.353 --> 00:14:59.788
  • DON'T GET STUCK IN THEPIT. IT'S A PIT STOP NOT
  • 00:14:59.788 --> 00:15:02.191
  • PIT. IT'S A PIT STOP NOTA PIT END. NOT A PIT
  • 00:15:02.191 --> 00:15:03.492
  • A PIT END. NOT A PITFINISH. NOT A PIT IT'S
  • 00:15:03.492 --> 00:15:05.027
  • FINISH. NOT A PIT IT'SOVER AND DONE.
  • 00:15:05.027 --> 00:15:06.628
  • OVER AND DONE.YOUR LIFE IS NOT SUPPOSED
  • 00:15:06.628 --> 00:15:08.931
  • YOUR LIFE IS NOT SUPPOSEDTO END IN DEFEAT, IN A BAD
  • 00:15:08.931 --> 00:15:10.733
  • TO END IN DEFEAT, IN A BADBREAK, IN DISAPPOINTMENT.
  • 00:15:10.733 --> 00:15:12.501
  • BREAK, IN DISAPPOINTMENT.GOD HAS VICTORY IN FRONT
  • 00:15:12.501 --> 00:15:14.169
  • GOD HAS VICTORY IN FRONTOF YOU. WELL, JOEL, I'M
  • 00:15:14.169 --> 00:15:15.671
  • OF YOU. WELL, JOEL, I'MIN A BIG PIT. THEN YOU NEED
  • 00:15:15.671 --> 00:15:17.639
  • IN A BIG PIT. THEN YOU NEEDTO HAVE BIG PRAISE, BIG
  • 00:15:17.639 --> 00:15:19.942
  • TO HAVE BIG PRAISE, BIGFAITH, BIG DREAMS. DON'T
  • 00:15:19.942 --> 00:15:21.477
  • FAITH, BIG DREAMS. DON'TBELIEVE THAT LIE THAT WHERE
  • 00:15:21.477 --> 00:15:23.712
  • BELIEVE THAT LIE THAT WHEREYOU ARE IS PERMANENT.
  • 00:15:23.712 --> 00:15:25.347
  • YOU ARE IS PERMANENT.GOD DID NOT BREATHE LIFE
  • 00:15:25.347 --> 00:15:27.016
  • GOD DID NOT BREATHE LIFEINTO YOU, CROWN YOU WITH
  • 00:15:27.016 --> 00:15:29.018
  • INTO YOU, CROWN YOU WITHFAVOR, PUT ROYAL BLOOD IN
  • 00:15:29.018 --> 00:15:30.819
  • FAVOR, PUT ROYAL BLOOD INYOUR VEINS, FOR YOU TO LIVE
  • 00:15:30.819 --> 00:15:32.154
  • YOUR VEINS, FOR YOU TO LIVEIN THE PITS.
  • 00:15:32.154 --> 00:15:34.289
  • IN THE PITS.THE PITS ARE TEMPORARY BUT
  • 00:15:34.289 --> 00:15:35.424
  • THE PITS ARE TEMPORARY BUTYOU HAVE TO DO YOUR PART
  • 00:15:35.424 --> 00:15:37.159
  • YOU HAVE TO DO YOUR PARTAND PRAISE YOUR WAY OUT
  • 00:15:37.159 --> 00:15:39.061
  • AND PRAISE YOUR WAY OUTOF THE PIT. THE RIGHT
  • 00:15:39.061 --> 00:15:40.429
  • OF THE PIT. THE RIGHTATTITUDE IS, "FATHER,
  • 00:15:40.429 --> 00:15:42.297
  • ATTITUDE IS, "FATHER,THANK YOU THAT THIS PIT
  • 00:15:42.297 --> 00:15:44.266
  • THANK YOU THAT THIS PITIS JUST A STOP. IT'S NOT
  • 00:15:44.266 --> 00:15:46.135
  • IS JUST A STOP. IT'S NOTMY FINAL DESTINATION.
  • 00:15:46.135 --> 00:15:47.102
  • MY FINAL DESTINATION.THANK YOU THAT YOU'RE
  • 00:15:47.102 --> 00:15:48.103
  • THANK YOU THAT YOU'REMAKING A WAY WHERE I DON'T
  • 00:15:48.103 --> 00:15:49.738
  • MAKING A WAY WHERE I DON'TSEE A WAY. THAT WHAT WAS
  • 00:15:49.738 --> 00:15:51.106
  • SEE A WAY. THAT WHAT WASMEANT TO STOP ME IS
  • 00:15:51.106 --> 00:15:53.008
  • MEANT TO STOP ME ISGOING TO PROMOTE ME."
  • 00:15:53.008 --> 00:15:54.009
  • GOING TO PROMOTE ME."IF YOU'LL STAY FULL OF
  • 00:15:54.009 --> 00:15:56.111
  • IF YOU'LL STAY FULL OFPRAISE, KEEP THANKING GOD,
  • 00:15:56.111 --> 00:15:57.212
  • PRAISE, KEEP THANKING GOD,KEEPING ENCOURAGING
  • 00:15:57.212 --> 00:15:58.847
  • KEEPING ENCOURAGINGYOURSELF, YOU'LL NOT ONLY
  • 00:15:58.847 --> 00:16:00.149
  • YOURSELF, YOU'LL NOT ONLYCOME OUT OF THE PIT, YOU'LL
  • 00:16:00.149 --> 00:16:02.217
  • COME OUT OF THE PIT, YOU'LLCOME OUT STRONGER, INTO NEW
  • 00:16:02.217 --> 00:16:04.253
  • COME OUT STRONGER, INTO NEWLEVELS, NEW RELATIONSHIPS,
  • 00:16:04.253 --> 00:16:05.721
  • LEVELS, NEW RELATIONSHIPS,NEW OPPORTUNITIES.
  • 00:16:05.721 --> 00:16:06.955
  • NEW OPPORTUNITIES.AFTER THE PIT IS PROMOTION.
  • 00:16:06.955 --> 00:16:08.123
  • AFTER THE PIT IS PROMOTION.AFTER THE PIT IS FAVOR.
  • 00:16:08.123 --> 00:16:09.391
  • AFTER THE PIT IS FAVOR.AFTER THE PIT IS THE
  • 00:16:09.391 --> 00:16:13.829
  • AFTER THE PIT IS THEPALACE. JOSEPH WENT ON TO
  • 00:16:13.829 --> 00:16:15.964
  • PALACE. JOSEPH WENT ON TOSEE HIS DREAM COME TO PASS.
  • 00:16:15.964 --> 00:16:17.032
  • SEE HIS DREAM COME TO PASS.THERE WERE A LOT OF TWISTS
  • 00:16:17.032 --> 00:16:18.400
  • THERE WERE A LOT OF TWISTSAND TURNS. IT WAS A WINDING
  • 00:16:18.400 --> 00:16:19.835
  • AND TURNS. IT WAS A WINDINGROAD BUT HE KEPT MOVING
  • 00:16:19.835 --> 00:16:21.303
  • ROAD BUT HE KEPT MOVINGFORWARD AND HE FULFILLED
  • 00:16:21.303 --> 00:16:23.305
  • FORWARD AND HE FULFILLEDHIS DESTINY. BUT HAD HE
  • 00:16:23.305 --> 00:16:25.007
  • HIS DESTINY. BUT HAD HENOT BEEN WILLING TO PRAISE
  • 00:16:25.007 --> 00:16:26.742
  • NOT BEEN WILLING TO PRAISEIN THE PIT, HE WOULD HAVE
  • 00:16:26.742 --> 00:16:29.178
  • IN THE PIT, HE WOULD HAVENEVER MADE IT TO THE PALACE.
  • 00:16:29.178 --> 00:16:31.013
  • NEVER MADE IT TO THE PALACE.COULD IT BE THAT A LACK OF
  • 00:16:31.013 --> 00:16:32.848
  • COULD IT BE THAT A LACK OFPRAISE IS KEEPING YOU OUT
  • 00:16:32.848 --> 00:16:34.883
  • PRAISE IS KEEPING YOU OUTOF YOUR PALACE SO TO SPEAK.
  • 00:16:34.883 --> 00:16:35.818
  • OF YOUR PALACE SO TO SPEAK.YOU'RE WAITING FOR THINGS
  • 00:16:35.818 --> 00:16:36.919
  • YOU'RE WAITING FOR THINGSTO TURN AROUND AND THEN
  • 00:16:36.919 --> 00:16:37.853
  • TO TURN AROUND AND THENYOU'LL HAVE A GOOD
  • 00:16:37.853 --> 00:16:38.921
  • YOU'LL HAVE A GOODATTITUDE. THEN YOU'LL BE
  • 00:16:38.921 --> 00:16:40.789
  • ATTITUDE. THEN YOU'LL BEGRATEFUL. YOU HAVE TO GIVE
  • 00:16:40.789 --> 00:16:42.691
  • GRATEFUL. YOU HAVE TO GIVEGOD PRAISE IN THE PIT.
  • 00:16:42.691 --> 00:16:43.959
  • GOD PRAISE IN THE PIT.THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS HIM TO
  • 00:16:43.959 --> 00:16:45.327
  • THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS HIM TOTAKE YOU INTO THE PALACE,
  • 00:16:45.327 --> 00:16:46.361
  • TAKE YOU INTO THE PALACE,INTO A NEW LEVEL OF YOUR
  • 00:16:46.361 --> 00:16:47.996
  • INTO A NEW LEVEL OF YOURDESTINY.
  • 00:16:47.996 --> 00:16:50.032
  • DESTINY.IN MATTHEW 15, JESUS HAD
  • 00:16:50.032 --> 00:16:52.134
  • IN MATTHEW 15, JESUS HADJUST LEFT GALILEE WHEN A
  • 00:16:52.134 --> 00:16:53.469
  • JUST LEFT GALILEE WHEN ACANAANITE WOMAN CAME UP
  • 00:16:53.469 --> 00:16:55.337
  • CANAANITE WOMAN CAME UPTO HIM. THE CANAANITES
  • 00:16:55.337 --> 00:16:56.905
  • TO HIM. THE CANAANITESWERE IDOL WORSHIPPERS.
  • 00:16:56.905 --> 00:16:58.474
  • WERE IDOL WORSHIPPERS.THEY WERE GENTILES. THEY
  • 00:16:58.474 --> 00:17:00.676
  • THEY WERE GENTILES. THEYDIDN'T BELIEVE IN JEHOVAH.
  • 00:17:00.676 --> 00:17:02.377
  • DIDN'T BELIEVE IN JEHOVAH.FOR A LADY TO APPROACH HIM
  • 00:17:02.377 --> 00:17:03.946
  • FOR A LADY TO APPROACH HIMLIKE THAT IN THAT DAY WAS
  • 00:17:03.946 --> 00:17:05.814
  • LIKE THAT IN THAT DAY WASUNUSUAL BECAUSE THE WOMEN
  • 00:17:05.814 --> 00:17:06.782
  • UNUSUAL BECAUSE THE WOMENWERE TAUGHT TO STAY IN THE
  • 00:17:06.782 --> 00:17:08.517
  • WERE TAUGHT TO STAY IN THEBACKGROUND. THIS LADY
  • 00:17:08.517 --> 00:17:10.085
  • BACKGROUND. THIS LADYTRAVELED A GREAT DISTANCE,
  • 00:17:10.085 --> 00:17:11.653
  • TRAVELED A GREAT DISTANCE,SAID TO JESUS, "SON OF
  • 00:17:11.653 --> 00:17:14.056
  • SAID TO JESUS, "SON OFDAVID, HAVE MERCY ON ME.
  • 00:17:14.056 --> 00:17:16.358
  • DAVID, HAVE MERCY ON ME.MY LITTLE GIRL IS SO SICK."
  • 00:17:16.358 --> 00:17:18.193
  • MY LITTLE GIRL IS SO SICK."JESUS IGNORED HER. HE
  • 00:17:18.193 --> 00:17:19.628
  • JESUS IGNORED HER. HEDIDN'T SAY A WORD. HE ACTED
  • 00:17:19.628 --> 00:17:21.230
  • DIDN'T SAY A WORD. HE ACTEDLIKE SHE WASN'T THERE.
  • 00:17:21.230 --> 00:17:23.065
  • LIKE SHE WASN'T THERE.THIS WAS UNUSUAL BECAUSE
  • 00:17:23.065 --> 00:17:24.199
  • THIS WAS UNUSUAL BECAUSEJESUS WAS NORMALLY SO
  • 00:17:24.199 --> 00:17:25.467
  • JESUS WAS NORMALLY SOCOMPASSIONATE.
  • 00:17:25.467 --> 00:17:26.835
  • COMPASSIONATE.THE LADY KEPT BEGGING AND
  • 00:17:26.835 --> 00:17:28.070
  • THE LADY KEPT BEGGING ANDBEGGING, "PLEASE COME HEAL
  • 00:17:28.070 --> 00:17:30.339
  • BEGGING, "PLEASE COME HEALMY DAUGHTER," SO MUCH SO
  • 00:17:30.339 --> 00:17:31.507
  • MY DAUGHTER," SO MUCH SOTHAT THE DISCIPLES ASKED
  • 00:17:31.507 --> 00:17:32.975
  • THAT THE DISCIPLES ASKEDJESUS, "CAN WE SEND HER
  • 00:17:32.975 --> 00:17:34.643
  • JESUS, "CAN WE SEND HERAWAY? CAN WE TELL HER TO
  • 00:17:34.643 --> 00:17:36.411
  • AWAY? CAN WE TELL HER TOLEAVE? SHE'S BOTHERING US
  • 00:17:36.411 --> 00:17:38.447
  • LEAVE? SHE'S BOTHERING USWITH ALL OF HER BEGGING."
  • 00:17:38.447 --> 00:17:40.582
  • WITH ALL OF HER BEGGING."JESUS FINALLY TOLD HER WHY
  • 00:17:40.582 --> 00:17:42.384
  • JESUS FINALLY TOLD HER WHYHE WAS IGNORING HER.
  • 00:17:42.384 --> 00:17:44.353
  • HE WAS IGNORING HER.HE SAID, "MA'AM, I WAS SENT
  • 00:17:44.353 --> 00:17:45.287
  • HE SAID, "MA'AM, I WAS SENTTO HELP THE HOUSE OF
  • 00:17:45.287 --> 00:17:48.056
  • TO HELP THE HOUSE OFISRAEL, NOT THE GENTILES."
  • 00:17:48.056 --> 00:17:49.625
  • ISRAEL, NOT THE GENTILES."HE WAS SAYING, "I'M SORRY
  • 00:17:49.625 --> 00:17:50.626
  • HE WAS SAYING, "I'M SORRYBUT YOU'RE NOT A PART OF
  • 00:17:50.626 --> 00:17:52.828
  • BUT YOU'RE NOT A PART OFOUR FAMILY. I FEEL BADLY
  • 00:17:52.828 --> 00:17:54.029
  • OUR FAMILY. I FEEL BADLYBUT I CAN'T TAKE WHAT
  • 00:17:54.029 --> 00:17:55.564
  • BUT I CAN'T TAKE WHATBELONGS TO THE ISRAELITES
  • 00:17:55.564 --> 00:17:57.266
  • BELONGS TO THE ISRAELITESAND GIVE IT TO YOU."
  • 00:17:57.266 --> 00:17:58.867
  • AND GIVE IT TO YOU."THIS LADY HAD EVERYTHING
  • 00:17:58.867 --> 00:18:00.569
  • THIS LADY HAD EVERYTHINGGOING AGAINST HER. SHE WAS
  • 00:18:00.569 --> 00:18:02.538
  • GOING AGAINST HER. SHE WASA GENTILE. SHE WAS AN IDOL
  • 00:18:02.538 --> 00:18:03.672
  • A GENTILE. SHE WAS AN IDOLWORSHIPPER. SHE WAS A
  • 00:18:03.672 --> 00:18:06.375
  • WORSHIPPER. SHE WAS AWOMAN. BUT WHEN SHE SAID,
  • 00:18:06.375 --> 00:18:08.343
  • WOMAN. BUT WHEN SHE SAID,"SON OF DAVID, HAVE MERCY
  • 00:18:08.343 --> 00:18:10.812
  • "SON OF DAVID, HAVE MERCYON ME," SHE WAS SAYING,
  • 00:18:10.812 --> 00:18:12.514
  • ON ME," SHE WAS SAYING,"I KNOW YOU'RE THE MESSIAH
  • 00:18:12.514 --> 00:18:14.116
  • "I KNOW YOU'RE THE MESSIAHFOR THE ISRAELITES.
  • 00:18:14.116 --> 00:18:15.817
  • FOR THE ISRAELITES.I REALIZE I'M OUTSIDE THE
  • 00:18:15.817 --> 00:18:17.452
  • I REALIZE I'M OUTSIDE THEFAMILY. I DON'T HAVE ANY
  • 00:18:17.452 --> 00:18:18.954
  • FAMILY. I DON'T HAVE ANYRIGHT TO THIS. BUT I'M
  • 00:18:18.954 --> 00:18:20.322
  • RIGHT TO THIS. BUT I'MASKING YOU TO MAKE AN
  • 00:18:20.322 --> 00:18:21.857
  • ASKING YOU TO MAKE ANEXCEPTION."
  • 00:18:21.857 --> 00:18:23.792
  • EXCEPTION."WHEN JESUS TOLD HER NO,
  • 00:18:23.792 --> 00:18:24.726
  • WHEN JESUS TOLD HER NO,THAT COULD HAVE BEEN THE
  • 00:18:24.726 --> 00:18:26.061
  • THAT COULD HAVE BEEN THEEND OF THE STORY.
  • 00:18:26.061 --> 00:18:27.763
  • END OF THE STORY.BUT THIS LADY DID SOMETHING
  • 00:18:27.763 --> 00:18:29.464
  • BUT THIS LADY DID SOMETHINGINTERESTING. INSTEAD OF
  • 00:18:29.464 --> 00:18:31.400
  • INTERESTING. INSTEAD OFCONTINUING TO BEG, SHE
  • 00:18:31.400 --> 00:18:33.235
  • CONTINUING TO BEG, SHEFELL DOWN AT HIS FEET AND
  • 00:18:33.235 --> 00:18:34.937
  • FELL DOWN AT HIS FEET ANDSTARTED WORSHIPPING. SHE
  • 00:18:34.937 --> 00:18:36.505
  • STARTED WORSHIPPING. SHESTARTED PRAISING HIM,
  • 00:18:36.505 --> 00:18:38.173
  • STARTED PRAISING HIM,THANKING HIM. I CAN
  • 00:18:38.173 --> 00:18:39.908
  • THANKING HIM. I CANIMAGINE JESUS TRIED TO
  • 00:18:39.908 --> 00:18:41.643
  • IMAGINE JESUS TRIED TOWALK AWAY. HE TRIED TO
  • 00:18:41.643 --> 00:18:43.645
  • WALK AWAY. HE TRIED TOMOVE ON. BUT WHEN HE HEARD
  • 00:18:43.645 --> 00:18:45.013
  • MOVE ON. BUT WHEN HE HEARDTHE PRAISE, HE COULDN'T
  • 00:18:45.013 --> 00:18:47.049
  • THE PRAISE, HE COULDN'TLEAVE. PRAISE KEPT PULLING
  • 00:18:47.049 --> 00:18:48.717
  • LEAVE. PRAISE KEPT PULLINGHIM BACK. PRAISE KEPT
  • 00:18:48.717 --> 00:18:50.586
  • HIM BACK. PRAISE KEPTDRAWING HIM TOWARD HER.
  • 00:18:50.586 --> 00:18:52.154
  • DRAWING HIM TOWARD HER.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "GOD
  • 00:18:52.154 --> 00:18:54.156
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "GODINHABITS OUR PRAISES."
  • 00:18:54.156 --> 00:18:56.091
  • INHABITS OUR PRAISES."THAT MEANS PRAISE BRINGS
  • 00:18:56.091 --> 00:18:58.427
  • THAT MEANS PRAISE BRINGSGOD ON THE SCENE. BEGGING
  • 00:18:58.427 --> 00:18:59.995
  • GOD ON THE SCENE. BEGGINGDOESN'T MOVE GOD.
  • 00:18:59.995 --> 00:19:01.296
  • DOESN'T MOVE GOD.COMPLAINING DOESN'T SWAY
  • 00:19:01.296 --> 00:19:03.398
  • COMPLAINING DOESN'T SWAYHIM. BUT PRAISE CAUSES THE
  • 00:19:03.398 --> 00:19:04.967
  • HIM. BUT PRAISE CAUSES THECREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE TO
  • 00:19:04.967 --> 00:19:06.735
  • CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE TOSHOW UP.
  • 00:19:06.735 --> 00:19:08.337
  • SHOW UP.JESUS THOUGHT, "I KNOW
  • 00:19:08.337 --> 00:19:10.005
  • JESUS THOUGHT, "I KNOWSHE'S OUTSIDE THE FAMILY.
  • 00:19:10.005 --> 00:19:11.406
  • SHE'S OUTSIDE THE FAMILY.I KNOW SHE COMES FROM IDOL
  • 00:19:11.406 --> 00:19:12.941
  • I KNOW SHE COMES FROM IDOLWORSHIPPERS. I KNOW THIS
  • 00:19:12.941 --> 00:19:15.377
  • WORSHIPPERS. I KNOW THISGOES AGAINST "PROTOCOL"
  • 00:19:15.377 --> 00:19:16.645
  • GOES AGAINST "PROTOCOL"BUT I CAN'T TURN A PRAISER
  • 00:19:16.645 --> 00:19:18.313
  • BUT I CAN'T TURN A PRAISERDOWN." HE SAID TO THE
  • 00:19:18.313 --> 00:19:19.881
  • DOWN." HE SAID TO THEWOMAN, "YOU HAVE GREAT
  • 00:19:19.881 --> 00:19:21.383
  • WOMAN, "YOU HAVE GREATFAITH. YOU CAN GO BACK
  • 00:19:21.383 --> 00:19:22.918
  • FAITH. YOU CAN GO BACKHOME. YOUR DAUGHTER HAS
  • 00:19:22.918 --> 00:19:24.086
  • HOME. YOUR DAUGHTER HASBEEN HEALED."
  • 00:19:24.086 --> 00:19:25.354
  • BEEN HEALED."A FEW MINUTES EARLIER, HE
  • 00:19:25.354 --> 00:19:26.989
  • A FEW MINUTES EARLIER, HEWAS IGNORING HER. WHAT
  • 00:19:26.989 --> 00:19:28.757
  • WAS IGNORING HER. WHATCHANGED? WHEN SHE WENT
  • 00:19:28.757 --> 00:19:30.058
  • CHANGED? WHEN SHE WENTFROM BEGGING TO
  • 00:19:30.058 --> 00:19:31.927
  • FROM BEGGING TOWORSHIPPING. THAT'S HOW
  • 00:19:31.927 --> 00:19:34.363
  • WORSHIPPING. THAT'S HOWPOWERFUL PRAISE IS.
  • 00:19:34.363 --> 00:19:35.597
  • POWERFUL PRAISE IS.YOU MAY THINK YOU'RE KIND
  • 00:19:35.597 --> 00:19:37.299
  • YOU MAY THINK YOU'RE KINDOF OUTSIDE THE FAMILY,
  • 00:19:37.299 --> 00:19:38.367
  • OF OUTSIDE THE FAMILY,YOU DON'T DESERVE GOD'S
  • 00:19:38.367 --> 00:19:39.635
  • YOU DON'T DESERVE GOD'SGOODNESS. YOU'VE MADE
  • 00:19:39.635 --> 00:19:41.069
  • GOODNESS. YOU'VE MADEMISTAKES, BROUGHT TROUBLE
  • 00:19:41.069 --> 00:19:45.207
  • MISTAKES, BROUGHT TROUBLEREASONS WHY GOD SHOULDN'T
  • 00:19:45.207 --> 00:19:47.075
  • REASONS WHY GOD SHOULDN'TDO IT. BUT IF YOU'LL DO
  • 00:19:47.075 --> 00:19:48.877
  • DO IT. BUT IF YOU'LL DOLIKE THIS LADY AND GO TO
  • 00:19:48.877 --> 00:19:51.246
  • LIKE THIS LADY AND GO TOGOD NOT BEGGING HIM BUT
  • 00:19:51.246 --> 00:19:53.282
  • GOD NOT BEGGING HIM BUTGIVING HIM PRAISE, THANKING
  • 00:19:53.282 --> 00:19:54.750
  • GIVING HIM PRAISE, THANKINGHIM, BRAGGING ON HIS
  • 00:19:54.750 --> 00:19:56.885
  • HIM, BRAGGING ON HISGOODNESS, GOD WILL BREAK
  • 00:19:56.885 --> 00:19:58.787
  • GOODNESS, GOD WILL BREAKPROTOCOL SO TO SPEAK AND
  • 00:19:58.787 --> 00:19:59.755
  • PROTOCOL SO TO SPEAK ANDDO THINGS THAT YOU DON'T
  • 00:19:59.755 --> 00:20:00.689
  • DO THINGS THAT YOU DON'TDESERVE.
  • 00:20:00.689 --> 00:20:02.557
  • DESERVE.WHAT BEGGING WON'T DO,
  • 00:20:02.557 --> 00:20:04.226
  • WHAT BEGGING WON'T DO,PRAISE WILL DO.
  • 00:20:04.226 --> 00:20:06.061
  • PRAISE WILL DO.NO MORE: GOD I'M BEGGING
  • 00:20:06.061 --> 00:20:07.296
  • NO MORE: GOD I'M BEGGINGYOU TO HEAL ME.
  • 00:20:07.296 --> 00:20:08.330
  • YOU TO HEAL ME.I'M BEGGING YOU TO TURN MY
  • 00:20:08.330 --> 00:20:09.298
  • I'M BEGGING YOU TO TURN MYCHILD AROUND.
  • 00:20:09.298 --> 00:20:10.966
  • CHILD AROUND.SWITCH OVER INTO PRAISE:
  • 00:20:10.966 --> 00:20:12.301
  • SWITCH OVER INTO PRAISE:FATHER, THANK YOU THAT
  • 00:20:12.301 --> 00:20:13.268
  • FATHER, THANK YOU THATYOU'RE RESTORING HEALTH
  • 00:20:13.268 --> 00:20:14.736
  • YOU'RE RESTORING HEALTHBACK TO ME. THANK YOU
  • 00:20:14.736 --> 00:20:15.704
  • BACK TO ME. THANK YOUTHAT AS FOR ME AND MY
  • 00:20:15.704 --> 00:20:16.938
  • THAT AS FOR ME AND MYHOUSE, WE WILL SERVE THE
  • 00:20:16.938 --> 00:20:19.574
  • HOUSE, WE WILL SERVE THELORD. GOD WON'T DISAPPOINT
  • 00:20:19.574 --> 00:20:21.076
  • LORD. GOD WON'T DISAPPOINTA PRAISER.
  • 00:20:21.076 --> 00:20:22.978
  • A PRAISER.JEREMIAH SAID WHEN YOU
  • 00:20:22.978 --> 00:20:24.680
  • JEREMIAH SAID WHEN YOUOFFER UP THE SACRIFICE OF
  • 00:20:24.680 --> 00:20:26.682
  • OFFER UP THE SACRIFICE OFPRAISE, GOD WILL CAUSE THE
  • 00:20:26.682 --> 00:20:28.583
  • PRAISE, GOD WILL CAUSE THECAPTIVITY OF THE LAND TO BE
  • 00:20:28.583 --> 00:20:30.519
  • CAPTIVITY OF THE LAND TO BEREVERSED AND THE FORTUNES
  • 00:20:30.519 --> 00:20:32.721
  • REVERSED AND THE FORTUNESTO BE RESTORED. THERE MAY
  • 00:20:32.721 --> 00:20:33.855
  • TO BE RESTORED. THERE MAYBE SOME THINGS YOU NEED
  • 00:20:33.855 --> 00:20:36.224
  • BE SOME THINGS YOU NEEDREVERSED AND RESTORED.
  • 00:20:36.224 --> 00:20:37.192
  • REVERSED AND RESTORED.YOU DON'T SEE HOW IT COULD
  • 00:20:37.192 --> 00:20:38.794
  • YOU DON'T SEE HOW IT COULDHAPPEN BUT YOU GO THROUGH
  • 00:20:38.794 --> 00:20:40.128
  • HAPPEN BUT YOU GO THROUGHTHE DAY SAYING, "FATHER,
  • 00:20:40.128 --> 00:20:41.330
  • THE DAY SAYING, "FATHER,THANK YOU THAT THE ANSWER'S
  • 00:20:41.330 --> 00:20:42.798
  • THANK YOU THAT THE ANSWER'SON THE WAY. THANK YOU THAT
  • 00:20:42.798 --> 00:20:43.799
  • ON THE WAY. THANK YOU THATYOU'RE WORKING BEHIND THE
  • 00:20:43.799 --> 00:20:45.667
  • YOU'RE WORKING BEHIND THESCENES." BECAUSE YOU'RE
  • 00:20:45.667 --> 00:20:46.835
  • SCENES." BECAUSE YOU'REOFFERING UP THAT SACRIFICE
  • 00:20:46.835 --> 00:20:49.504
  • OFFERING UP THAT SACRIFICEOF PRAISE, GOD IS GOING TO
  • 00:20:49.504 --> 00:20:51.273
  • OF PRAISE, GOD IS GOING TOREVERSE FINANCES THAT ARE
  • 00:20:51.273 --> 00:20:53.375
  • REVERSE FINANCES THAT AREDOWN, REVERSE A NEGATIVE
  • 00:20:53.375 --> 00:20:55.510
  • DOWN, REVERSE A NEGATIVEMEDICAL REPORT, REVERSE A
  • 00:20:55.510 --> 00:20:57.179
  • MEDICAL REPORT, REVERSE ALEGAL SITUATION.
  • 00:20:57.179 --> 00:20:58.580
  • LEGAL SITUATION.NOT ONLY THAT, HE'S GOING
  • 00:20:58.580 --> 00:21:00.215
  • NOT ONLY THAT, HE'S GOINGTO RESTORE WHAT SHOULD HAVE
  • 00:21:00.215 --> 00:21:02.417
  • TO RESTORE WHAT SHOULD HAVEBEEN YOURS, RESTORE YEARS
  • 00:21:02.417 --> 00:21:03.785
  • BEEN YOURS, RESTORE YEARSYOU LOST BECAUSE SOMEBODY
  • 00:21:03.785 --> 00:21:05.654
  • YOU LOST BECAUSE SOMEBODYDID YOU WRONG, RESTORE A
  • 00:21:05.654 --> 00:21:06.855
  • DID YOU WRONG, RESTORE ARELATIONSHIP THAT'S GOING
  • 00:21:06.855 --> 00:21:09.224
  • RELATIONSHIP THAT'S GOINGDOWN. RESTORE HEALTH BACK
  • 00:21:09.224 --> 00:21:10.592
  • DOWN. RESTORE HEALTH BACKTO YOUR BODY. IT'S GOING
  • 00:21:10.592 --> 00:21:11.893
  • TO YOUR BODY. IT'S GOINGTO HAPPEN BECAUSE OF YOUR
  • 00:21:11.893 --> 00:21:14.229
  • TO HAPPEN BECAUSE OF YOURPRAISE. IN THE SCRIPTURE,
  • 00:21:14.229 --> 00:21:15.464
  • PRAISE. IN THE SCRIPTURE,THE ISRAELITES HAD TRAVELED
  • 00:21:15.464 --> 00:21:17.532
  • THE ISRAELITES HAD TRAVELEDTHROUGH THE DESERT 40 YEARS
  • 00:21:17.532 --> 00:21:18.467
  • THROUGH THE DESERT 40 YEARSTRYING TO MAKE IT TO THE
  • 00:21:18.467 --> 00:21:20.502
  • TRYING TO MAKE IT TO THEPROMISED LAND. THE PARENTS
  • 00:21:20.502 --> 00:21:22.170
  • PROMISED LAND. THE PARENTSNEVER DID MAKE IT IN
  • 00:21:22.170 --> 00:21:23.405
  • NEVER DID MAKE IT INBECAUSE THEY COMPLAINED
  • 00:21:23.405 --> 00:21:24.373
  • BECAUSE THEY COMPLAINEDAND WERE NEGATIVE.
  • 00:21:24.373 --> 00:21:26.074
  • AND WERE NEGATIVE.THEY EVENTUALLY DIED.
  • 00:21:26.074 --> 00:21:27.709
  • THEY EVENTUALLY DIED.NOW THEIR CHILDREN WERE AT
  • 00:21:27.709 --> 00:21:30.011
  • NOW THEIR CHILDREN WERE ATJERICHO. THIS WAS THE LAST
  • 00:21:30.011 --> 00:21:31.680
  • JERICHO. THIS WAS THE LASTCITY THAT STOOD BETWEEN
  • 00:21:31.680 --> 00:21:33.482
  • CITY THAT STOOD BETWEENTHEM AND THEIR PROMISED
  • 00:21:33.482 --> 00:21:34.883
  • THEM AND THEIR PROMISEDLAND. YOU CAN IMAGINE HOW
  • 00:21:34.883 --> 00:21:36.618
  • LAND. YOU CAN IMAGINE HOWEXCITED THEY WERE IF THEY
  • 00:21:36.618 --> 00:21:37.586
  • EXCITED THEY WERE IF THEYCOULD JUST GET THROUGH
  • 00:21:37.586 --> 00:21:39.321
  • COULD JUST GET THROUGHJERICHO THAT THEY COULD
  • 00:21:39.321 --> 00:21:41.556
  • JERICHO THAT THEY COULDSEE THIS DREAM COME TO PASS.
  • 00:21:41.556 --> 00:21:42.891
  • SEE THIS DREAM COME TO PASS.THERE WILL ALWAYS BE A
  • 00:21:42.891 --> 00:21:44.993
  • THERE WILL ALWAYS BE AJERICHO THAT STANDS BETWEEN
  • 00:21:44.993 --> 00:21:47.396
  • JERICHO THAT STANDS BETWEENYOU AND YOUR PROMISED LAND.
  • 00:21:47.396 --> 00:21:49.398
  • YOU AND YOUR PROMISED LAND.ONE LAST OBSTACLE THAT
  • 00:21:49.398 --> 00:21:51.032
  • ONE LAST OBSTACLE THATLOOKED INSURMOUNTABLE.
  • 00:21:51.032 --> 00:21:52.067
  • LOOKED INSURMOUNTABLE.YOU'VE COME THIS FAR,
  • 00:21:52.067 --> 00:21:53.902
  • YOU'VE COME THIS FAR,YOU'VE DONE SO WELL, BUT
  • 00:21:53.902 --> 00:21:55.504
  • YOU'VE DONE SO WELL, BUTYOU DON'T SEE HOW TO GET
  • 00:21:55.504 --> 00:21:57.539
  • YOU DON'T SEE HOW TO GETPAST IT. THIS IS HOW THE
  • 00:21:57.539 --> 00:21:58.907
  • PAST IT. THIS IS HOW THEISRAELITES FELT. THEY
  • 00:21:58.907 --> 00:22:00.809
  • ISRAELITES FELT. THEYCOULD TASTE THE VICTORY.
  • 00:22:00.809 --> 00:22:01.910
  • COULD TASTE THE VICTORY.AFTER YEARS, THEY WERE
  • 00:22:01.910 --> 00:22:04.045
  • AFTER YEARS, THEY WEREFINALLY WITHIN REACH BUT
  • 00:22:04.045 --> 00:22:06.481
  • FINALLY WITHIN REACH BUTJERICHO HAD A HUGE WALL
  • 00:22:06.481 --> 00:22:08.116
  • JERICHO HAD A HUGE WALLAROUND THE CITY, SO THICK
  • 00:22:08.116 --> 00:22:09.618
  • AROUND THE CITY, SO THICKTHAT THE CHARIOTS COULD
  • 00:22:09.618 --> 00:22:11.553
  • THAT THE CHARIOTS COULDRIDE ON TOP OF THE WALL.
  • 00:22:11.553 --> 00:22:12.821
  • RIDE ON TOP OF THE WALL.IT LOOKED IMPOSSIBLE TO
  • 00:22:12.821 --> 00:22:14.022
  • IT LOOKED IMPOSSIBLE TOPENETRATE.
  • 00:22:14.022 --> 00:22:15.490
  • PENETRATE.WELL, GOD TOLD JOSHUA TO
  • 00:22:15.490 --> 00:22:16.525
  • WELL, GOD TOLD JOSHUA TOHAVE THE PEOPLE MARCH
  • 00:22:16.525 --> 00:22:17.692
  • HAVE THE PEOPLE MARCHAROUND THE WALL SIX DAYS
  • 00:22:17.692 --> 00:22:19.861
  • AROUND THE WALL SIX DAYSAND ON THE SEVENTH DAY, ON
  • 00:22:19.861 --> 00:22:21.396
  • AND ON THE SEVENTH DAY, ONTHE SEVENTH TIME AROUND,
  • 00:22:21.396 --> 00:22:22.564
  • THE SEVENTH TIME AROUND,THEY WERE TO LET OUT A
  • 00:22:22.564 --> 00:22:25.333
  • THEY WERE TO LET OUT AGREAT SHOUT. I CAN IMAGINE
  • 00:22:25.333 --> 00:22:26.668
  • GREAT SHOUT. I CAN IMAGINETHE PEOPLE TOLD JOSHUA,
  • 00:22:26.668 --> 00:22:28.770
  • THE PEOPLE TOLD JOSHUA,"WE'LL SHOUT AFTER THE
  • 00:22:28.770 --> 00:22:31.106
  • "WE'LL SHOUT AFTER THEWALL FALLS, AFTER WE TAKE
  • 00:22:31.106 --> 00:22:32.474
  • WALL FALLS, AFTER WE TAKETHE CITY, THEN WE'LL GIVE
  • 00:22:32.474 --> 00:22:34.142
  • THE CITY, THEN WE'LL GIVEGOD PRAISE. THERE'S NO
  • 00:22:34.142 --> 00:22:35.343
  • GOD PRAISE. THERE'S NOREASON TO DO IT BEFORE.
  • 00:22:35.343 --> 00:22:37.212
  • REASON TO DO IT BEFORE.THAT DOESN'T MAKE SENSE."
  • 00:22:37.212 --> 00:22:38.480
  • THAT DOESN'T MAKE SENSE."JOSHUA SAID, "YOU'RE
  • 00:22:38.480 --> 00:22:39.781
  • JOSHUA SAID, "YOU'REMISSING THE POINT. THE
  • 00:22:39.781 --> 00:22:41.383
  • MISSING THE POINT. THESHOUT IS WHAT'S GOING TO
  • 00:22:41.383 --> 00:22:43.652
  • SHOUT IS WHAT'S GOING TOCAUSE THE WALL TO FALL."
  • 00:22:43.652 --> 00:22:45.754
  • CAUSE THE WALL TO FALL."LIKE THEM, WE WANT TO SHOUT
  • 00:22:45.754 --> 00:22:47.789
  • LIKE THEM, WE WANT TO SHOUTAFTER THE VICTORY. BUT GOD
  • 00:22:47.789 --> 00:22:49.324
  • AFTER THE VICTORY. BUT GODIS SAYING, IF YOU'LL GIVE
  • 00:22:49.324 --> 00:22:51.092
  • IS SAYING, IF YOU'LL GIVEME PRAISE WHILE THE WALL
  • 00:22:51.092 --> 00:22:52.994
  • ME PRAISE WHILE THE WALLIS STILL STANDING, THEN
  • 00:22:52.994 --> 00:22:53.995
  • IS STILL STANDING, THENYOU'LL SEE THINGS BEGIN
  • 00:22:53.995 --> 00:22:56.097
  • YOU'LL SEE THINGS BEGINTO CHANGE. DO YOU TRUST
  • 00:22:56.097 --> 00:22:57.499
  • TO CHANGE. DO YOU TRUSTHIM ENOUGH TO PRAISE HIM
  • 00:22:57.499 --> 00:22:59.201
  • HIM ENOUGH TO PRAISE HIMIN FRONT OF A WALL THAT'S
  • 00:22:59.201 --> 00:23:01.903
  • IN FRONT OF A WALL THAT'SNOT MOVING? TO WORSHIP HIM
  • 00:23:01.903 --> 00:23:03.605
  • NOT MOVING? TO WORSHIP HIMWITH A BAD MEDICAL REPORT?
  • 00:23:03.605 --> 00:23:05.207
  • WITH A BAD MEDICAL REPORT?TO THANK HIM FOR FREEDOM
  • 00:23:05.207 --> 00:23:06.141
  • TO THANK HIM FOR FREEDOMWHEN YOU STILL HAVE THE
  • 00:23:06.141 --> 00:23:07.542
  • WHEN YOU STILL HAVE THEADDICTION?
  • 00:23:07.542 --> 00:23:08.577
  • ADDICTION?THE ISRAELITES STOOD IN
  • 00:23:08.577 --> 00:23:10.011
  • THE ISRAELITES STOOD INFRONT OF THAT WALL AND LET
  • 00:23:10.011 --> 00:23:11.246
  • FRONT OF THAT WALL AND LETOUT A GREAT SHOUT OF
  • 00:23:11.246 --> 00:23:12.380
  • OUT A GREAT SHOUT OFPRAISE. IT DIDN'T MAKE
  • 00:23:12.380 --> 00:23:13.982
  • PRAISE. IT DIDN'T MAKESENSE TO THEIR MIND.
  • 00:23:13.982 --> 00:23:14.950
  • SENSE TO THEIR MIND.EVERYTHING SAID, "YOU'RE
  • 00:23:14.950 --> 00:23:16.218
  • EVERYTHING SAID, "YOU'REBEING FOOLISH. YOU'RE ON
  • 00:23:16.218 --> 00:23:17.686
  • BEING FOOLISH. YOU'RE ONTHE OUTSIDE. NOTHING IS
  • 00:23:17.686 --> 00:23:18.687
  • THE OUTSIDE. NOTHING ISHAPPENING." THEY JUST
  • 00:23:18.687 --> 00:23:20.322
  • HAPPENING." THEY JUSTKEPT GIVING GOD PRAISE.
  • 00:23:20.322 --> 00:23:23.124
  • KEPT GIVING GOD PRAISE.SUDDENLY THIS HUGE WALL NOT
  • 00:23:23.124 --> 00:23:25.260
  • SUDDENLY THIS HUGE WALL NOTONLY CAME TUMBLING DOWN BUT
  • 00:23:25.260 --> 00:23:26.928
  • ONLY CAME TUMBLING DOWN BUTRESEARCHERS HAVE FOUND IT
  • 00:23:26.928 --> 00:23:28.964
  • RESEARCHERS HAVE FOUND ITFELL IN SUCH A WAY THAT IT
  • 00:23:28.964 --> 00:23:31.199
  • FELL IN SUCH A WAY THAT ITCREATED A PERFECT RAMP SO
  • 00:23:31.199 --> 00:23:32.501
  • CREATED A PERFECT RAMP SOTHE ISRAELITES COULD GO IN
  • 00:23:32.501 --> 00:23:34.669
  • THE ISRAELITES COULD GO INAND TAKE THE CITY. WHEN
  • 00:23:34.669 --> 00:23:36.371
  • AND TAKE THE CITY. WHENYOU GIVE GOD PRAISE, HE
  • 00:23:36.371 --> 00:23:37.873
  • YOU GIVE GOD PRAISE, HEDOESN'T JUST BRING DOWN
  • 00:23:37.873 --> 00:23:40.075
  • DOESN'T JUST BRING DOWNWALLS BUT HE'LL MAKE A PATH
  • 00:23:40.075 --> 00:23:41.576
  • WALLS BUT HE'LL MAKE A PATHSO YOU CAN GO IN AND TAKE
  • 00:23:41.576 --> 00:23:42.511
  • SO YOU CAN GO IN AND TAKEYOUR PROMISED LAND.
  • 00:23:42.511 --> 00:23:45.013
  • YOUR PROMISED LAND.HE'LL MAKE YOUR ROUGH
  • 00:23:45.013 --> 00:23:46.314
  • HE'LL MAKE YOUR ROUGHPLACES SMOOTH.
  • 00:23:46.314 --> 00:23:47.782
  • PLACES SMOOTH.MAYBE YOU HAVE A BIG
  • 00:23:47.782 --> 00:23:49.751
  • MAYBE YOU HAVE A BIGOBSTACLE IN FRONT OF YOU.
  • 00:23:49.751 --> 00:23:50.785
  • OBSTACLE IN FRONT OF YOU.YOU DON'T SEE HOW YOU CAN
  • 00:23:50.785 --> 00:23:52.354
  • YOU DON'T SEE HOW YOU CANEVER GET PAST IT.
  • 00:23:52.354 --> 00:23:53.955
  • EVER GET PAST IT.DON'T COMPLAIN. TURN UP
  • 00:23:53.955 --> 00:23:55.957
  • DON'T COMPLAIN. TURN UPYOUR PRAISE. PRAISE IS
  • 00:23:55.957 --> 00:23:56.925
  • YOUR PRAISE. PRAISE ISWHAT'S GOING TO BRING THE
  • 00:23:56.925 --> 00:23:58.860
  • WHAT'S GOING TO BRING THEWALL DOWN. PERHAPS YOU FEEL
  • 00:23:58.860 --> 00:24:00.328
  • WALL DOWN. PERHAPS YOU FEELLIKE YOU'RE IN A PIT.
  • 00:24:00.328 --> 00:24:01.963
  • LIKE YOU'RE IN A PIT.YOU'VE HAD SOME BAD BREAKS.
  • 00:24:01.963 --> 00:24:03.665
  • YOU'VE HAD SOME BAD BREAKS.BEING BITTER IS NOT GOING
  • 00:24:03.665 --> 00:24:05.133
  • BEING BITTER IS NOT GOINGTO MAKE IT BETTER. YOU HAVE
  • 00:24:05.133 --> 00:24:06.368
  • TO MAKE IT BETTER. YOU HAVETO BRING JUDAH ON THE
  • 00:24:06.368 --> 00:24:08.670
  • TO BRING JUDAH ON THESCENE. BE A PIT PRAISER.
  • 00:24:08.670 --> 00:24:09.804
  • SCENE. BE A PIT PRAISER.ALL THROUGH THE DAY,
  • 00:24:09.804 --> 00:24:10.805
  • ALL THROUGH THE DAY,"FATHER, THANK YOU THAT
  • 00:24:10.805 --> 00:24:12.240
  • "FATHER, THANK YOU THATYOU'RE FIGHTING MY BATTLES.
  • 00:24:12.240 --> 00:24:13.208
  • YOU'RE FIGHTING MY BATTLES.THANK YOU THAT YOU HOLD
  • 00:24:13.208 --> 00:24:14.376
  • THANK YOU THAT YOU HOLDVICTORY IN STORE FOR THE
  • 00:24:14.376 --> 00:24:15.410
  • VICTORY IN STORE FOR THEUPRIGHT."
  • 00:24:15.410 --> 00:24:17.212
  • UPRIGHT."IF YOU'LL DO THIS, I BELIEVE
  • 00:24:17.212 --> 00:24:19.214
  • IF YOU'LL DO THIS, I BELIEVEAND DECLARE, LIKE JOSEPH,
  • 00:24:19.214 --> 00:24:20.282
  • AND DECLARE, LIKE JOSEPH,YOU'RE COMING OUT OF THAT
  • 00:24:20.282 --> 00:24:22.250
  • YOU'RE COMING OUT OF THATPIT INTO YOUR PALACE.
  • 00:24:22.250 --> 00:24:23.885
  • PIT INTO YOUR PALACE.LIKE JOSHUA, WALLS THAT ARE
  • 00:24:23.885 --> 00:24:25.353
  • LIKE JOSHUA, WALLS THAT AREHOLDING YOU BACK ARE BEING
  • 00:24:25.353 --> 00:24:26.821
  • HOLDING YOU BACK ARE BEINGBROKEN RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:24:26.821 --> 00:24:28.356
  • BROKEN RIGHT NOW.LIKE JEREMIAH SAID, "GOD'S
  • 00:24:28.356 --> 00:24:29.591
  • LIKE JEREMIAH SAID, "GOD'SGOING TO REVERSE AND
  • 00:24:29.591 --> 00:24:30.592
  • GOING TO REVERSE ANDRESTORE."
  • 00:24:30.592 --> 00:24:31.526
  • RESTORE."YOU'RE GOING TO SEE
  • 00:24:31.526 --> 00:24:32.861
  • YOU'RE GOING TO SEEHEALING, BREAKTHROUGH,
  • 00:24:32.861 --> 00:24:35.063
  • HEALING, BREAKTHROUGH,VINDICATION, PROMOTION, THE
  • 00:24:35.063 --> 00:24:36.965
  • VINDICATION, PROMOTION, THEFULLNESS OF YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:24:36.965 --> 00:24:38.567
  • FULLNESS OF YOUR DESTINY.IN JESUS' NAME.
  • 00:24:38.567 --> 00:24:39.668
  • IN JESUS' NAME.IF YOU RECEIVE IT, CAN YOU
  • 00:24:39.668 --> 00:24:40.602
  • IF YOU RECEIVE IT, CAN YOUSAY AMEN TODAY?
  • 00:24:40.602 --> 00:24:43.338
  • SAY AMEN TODAY?I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU AN
  • 00:24:43.338 --> 00:24:44.973
  • I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU ANOPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS
  • 00:24:44.973 --> 00:24:46.308
  • OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUSTHE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:46.308 --> 00:24:47.776
  • THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:24:47.776 --> 00:24:50.612
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, I
  • 00:24:50.612 --> 00:24:52.948
  • JUST SAY, "LORD JESUS, IREPENT OF MY SINS.
  • 00:24:52.948 --> 00:24:54.983
  • REPENT OF MY SINS.COME INTO MY HEART.
  • 00:24:54.983 --> 00:24:56.184
  • COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND
  • 00:24:56.184 --> 00:24:58.086
  • I MAKE YOU MY LORD ANDSAVIOR."
  • 00:24:58.086 --> 00:24:59.120
  • SAVIOR."IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLE
  • 00:24:59.120 --> 00:25:00.488
  • IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLEPRAYER, WE BELIEVE YOU GOT
  • 00:25:00.488 --> 00:25:02.090
  • PRAYER, WE BELIEVE YOU GOTBORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOOD
  • 00:25:02.090 --> 00:25:03.458
  • BORN AGAIN. GET IN A GOODBIBLE BASED CHURCH AND
  • 00:25:03.458 --> 00:25:05.060
  • BIBLE BASED CHURCH ANDKEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.
  • 00:25:05.060 --> 00:25:06.061
  • KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.VICTORIA AND I WILL BE
  • 00:25:06.061 --> 00:25:07.162
  • VICTORIA AND I WILL BERIGHT BACK TO SPEAK A
  • 00:25:07.162 --> 00:25:08.396
  • > ANNCR: AS A THANK YOU FOR
  • 00:25:09.197 --> 00:25:10.799
  • > ANNCR: AS A THANK YOU FORYOUR SUPPORT OF OUR MINISTRY
  • 00:25:10.799 --> 00:25:11.866
  • YOUR SUPPORT OF OUR MINISTRYTHIS MONTH, JOEL AND VICTORIA
  • 00:25:11.866 --> 00:25:13.902
  • THIS MONTH, JOEL AND VICTORIAWOULD LIKE TO SEND YOU A COPY
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  • RESOURCE, "THE ABUNDANCE
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  • RESOURCE, "THE ABUNDANCEMIND SET".
  • 00:25:18.139 --> 00:25:20.041
  • YOU TO EXPAND THE VISION YOU
  • 00:25:21.343 --> 00:25:22.877
  • YOU TO EXPAND THE VISION YOUHAVE FOR YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:25:22.877 --> 00:25:25.046
  • HAVE FOR YOUR LIFE.DON'T LIMIT GOD. SEE YOURSELF
  • 00:25:25.046 --> 00:25:27.115
  • DON'T LIMIT GOD. SEE YOURSELFRISING HIGHER, OVERCOMING
  • 00:25:27.115 --> 00:25:28.783
  • RISING HIGHER, OVERCOMINGOBSTACLES AND LIVING OUT
  • 00:25:28.783 --> 00:25:30.452
  • OBSTACLES AND LIVING OUTYOUR DREAMS.
  • 00:25:30.452 --> 00:25:31.019
  • YOUR DREAMS.> VICTORIA: YOU WERE CREATED
  • 00:25:31.019 --> 00:25:32.320
  • > VICTORIA: YOU WERE CREATEDTO LIVE AN ABUNDANT LIFE
  • 00:25:32.320 --> 00:25:33.888
  • TO LIVE AN ABUNDANT LIFEFILLED WITH FAVOR, INFLUENCE,
  • 00:25:33.888 --> 00:25:35.423
  • FILLED WITH FAVOR, INFLUENCE,AND RESOURCES. YOU MAY HAVE
  • 00:25:35.423 --> 00:25:36.758
  • AND RESOURCES. YOU MAY HAVEAREAS YOU'RE STRUGGLING IN
  • 00:25:36.758 --> 00:25:38.727
  • AREAS YOU'RE STRUGGLING INBUT THAT'S NOT YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:25:38.727 --> 00:25:40.395
  • BUT THAT'S NOT YOUR DESTINY.WHAT GOD HAS IN STORE FOR YOU
  • 00:25:40.395 --> 00:25:42.530
  • WHAT GOD HAS IN STORE FOR YOUWILL EXCEED YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
  • 00:25:42.530 --> 00:25:43.198
  • WILL EXCEED YOUR EXPECTATIONS.> JOEL: GOD IS GOING TO TAKE
  • 00:25:43.198 --> 00:25:44.332
  • > JOEL: GOD IS GOING TO TAKEYOU WHERE YOU COULDN'T GO ON
  • 00:25:44.332 --> 00:25:46.067
  • YOU WHERE YOU COULDN'T GO ONYOUR OWN. REQUEST THIS RESOURCE.
  • 00:25:46.067 --> 00:25:47.369
  • YOUR OWN. REQUEST THIS RESOURCE.IT WILL HELP YOU LIVE THE
  • 00:25:47.369 --> 00:25:49.004
  • IT WILL HELP YOU LIVE THEABUNDANT LIFE THAT BELONGS
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  • > ANNCR: REQUEST YOUR COPY
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  • OF "THE ABUNDANCE MIND SET"TODAY AT JOELOSTEEN.COM OR
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  • > JOEL: YOUR SUPPORT IS
  • 00:26:01.349 --> 00:26:02.584
  • > JOEL: YOUR SUPPORT ISMAKING A DIFFERENCE. THANK
  • 00:26:02.584 --> 00:26:03.618
  • MAKING A DIFFERENCE. THANKYOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR
  • 00:26:03.618 --> 00:26:04.786
  • YOU SO MUCH FOR YOURGENEROSITY. IT'S LETTING THE
  • 00:26:04.786 --> 00:26:06.354
  • GENEROSITY. IT'S LETTING THEMESSAGE OF HOPE GO AROUND THE
  • 00:26:06.354 --> 00:26:07.956
  • MESSAGE OF HOPE GO AROUND THEWORLD. BECAUSE OF YOU, WE'RE
  • 00:26:07.956 --> 00:26:09.491
  • WORLD. BECAUSE OF YOU, WE'REABLE TO HELP OUR FIRST
  • 00:26:09.491 --> 00:26:10.792
  • ABLE TO HELP OUR FIRSTRESPONDERS, MEDICAL
  • 00:26:10.792 --> 00:26:12.661
  • RESPONDERS, MEDICALPROFESSIONALS PROVIDING THEM
  • 00:26:12.661 --> 00:26:14.062
  • PROFESSIONALS PROVIDING THEMFOOD AND THE MASKS THAT THEY
  • 00:26:14.062 --> 00:26:15.397
  • FOOD AND THE MASKS THAT THEYNEED. OUR BOXES OF HOPE GO OUT
  • 00:26:15.397 --> 00:26:18.299
  • NEED. OUR BOXES OF HOPE GO OUTTO THE MEDICALLY FRAGILE AND
  • 00:26:18.299 --> 00:26:19.434
  • TO THE MEDICALLY FRAGILE ANDELDERLY AND THOSE THAT HAVE
  • 00:26:19.434 --> 00:26:21.202
  • ELDERLY AND THOSE THAT HAVELOST THEIR JOBS.
  • 00:26:21.202 --> 00:26:22.537
  • LOST THEIR JOBS.WE CONTINUE TO HOLD BLOOD DRIVES
  • 00:26:22.537 --> 00:26:24.005
  • WE CONTINUE TO HOLD BLOOD DRIVESHERE AT LAKEWOOD. JUST HELPING
  • 00:26:24.005 --> 00:26:25.907
  • HERE AT LAKEWOOD. JUST HELPINGOUR COMMUNITY AND OUR WORLD IN
  • 00:26:25.907 --> 00:26:27.275
  • OUR COMMUNITY AND OUR WORLD INANY WAY THAT WE CAN.
  • 00:26:27.275 --> 00:26:28.643
  • ANY WAY THAT WE CAN.AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR
  • 00:26:28.643 --> 00:26:30.178
  • AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OURCHAMPION OF HOPE PARTNERS FOR
  • 00:26:30.178 --> 00:26:31.746
  • CHAMPION OF HOPE PARTNERS FORALL YOU DO TO MAKE THE MINISTRY
  • 00:26:31.746 --> 00:26:33.815
  • ALL YOU DO TO MAKE THE MINISTRYPOSSIBLE. KNOW THAT WE PRAY FOR
  • 00:26:33.815 --> 00:26:35.617
  • POSSIBLE. KNOW THAT WE PRAY FORYOU EVERY DAY. WE BELIEVE YOU'RE
  • 00:26:35.617 --> 00:26:36.851
  • YOU EVERY DAY. WE BELIEVE YOU'REGOING TO HAVE A GREAT SUMMER;
  • 00:26:36.851 --> 00:26:38.186
  • GOING TO HAVE A GREAT SUMMER;THAT GOD IS TAKING YOU FROM
  • 00:26:38.186 --> 00:26:39.721
  • THAT GOD IS TAKING YOU FROMGLORY TO GLORY.
  • 00:26:39.721 --> 00:26:41.022
  • GLORY TO GLORY.REMEMBER, THE ECONOMY IS NOT
  • 00:26:41.022 --> 00:26:42.924
  • REMEMBER, THE ECONOMY IS NOTOUR SOURCE; GOD IS OUR SOURCE.
  • 00:26:42.924 --> 00:26:44.292
  • OUR SOURCE; GOD IS OUR SOURCE.HE HAS YOU IN THE PALM OF HIS
  • 00:26:44.292 --> 00:26:46.094
  • HE HAS YOU IN THE PALM OF HISHAND. LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.
  • 00:26:46.094 --> 00:26:47.395
  • HAND. LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.LORD, WE DO LIFT UP ALL OF OUR
  • 00:26:47.395 --> 00:26:49.931
  • LORD, WE DO LIFT UP ALL OF OURFRIENDS, OUR PARTNERS. LORD,
  • 00:26:49.931 --> 00:26:51.032
  • FRIENDS, OUR PARTNERS. LORD,I THANK YOU RIGHT NOW YOU'RE
  • 00:26:51.032 --> 00:26:52.033
  • I THANK YOU RIGHT NOW YOU'REAT WORK IN THEIR LIVES, FIGHTING
  • 00:26:52.033 --> 00:26:53.535
  • AT WORK IN THEIR LIVES, FIGHTINGTHEIR BATTLES, MAKING THEIR
  • 00:26:53.535 --> 00:26:54.736
  • THEIR BATTLES, MAKING THEIRCROOKED PLACES STRAIGHT.
  • 00:26:54.736 --> 00:26:56.237
  • CROOKED PLACES STRAIGHT.LORD, HEAL THE SICK BODIES.
  • 00:26:56.237 --> 00:26:57.739
  • LORD, HEAL THE SICK BODIES.RESTORE RELATIONSHIPS.
  • 00:26:57.739 --> 00:26:59.240
  • RESTORE RELATIONSHIPS.GIVE THEM OPPORTUNITIES.
  • 00:26:59.240 --> 00:27:00.475
  • GIVE THEM OPPORTUNITIES.TAKE THEM WHERE THEY COULDN'T
  • 00:27:00.475 --> 00:27:02.077
  • TAKE THEM WHERE THEY COULDN'TGO ON THEIR OWN.
  • 00:27:02.077 --> 00:27:03.044
  • GO ON THEIR OWN.I PRAY IT, IT BELIEVE IT,
  • 00:27:03.044 --> 00:27:04.746
  • I PRAY IT, IT BELIEVE IT,IN THE NAME OF JESUS.
  • 00:27:04.746 --> 00:27:05.613
  • IN THE NAME OF JESUS.REMEMBER, YOU'RE NOT AVERAGE.
  • 00:27:05.613 --> 00:27:06.815
  • REMEMBER, YOU'RE NOT AVERAGE.YOU'RE NOT MEDIOCRE.
  • 00:27:06.815 --> 00:27:07.749
  • YOU'RE NOT MEDIOCRE.YOU'RE A CHILD OF THE MOST
  • 00:27:07.749 --> 00:27:09.517
  • YOU'RE A CHILD OF THE MOSTHIGH GOD.
  • 00:27:09.517 --> 00:27:09.818
  • .
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  • .>ANNCR: STAY CONNECTED AND
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  • >ANNCR: STAY CONNECTED ANDRECEIVE DAILY INSPIRATION BY
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  • ON YOUTUBE. YOU CAN ALSO DOWNLODTHE WEEKLY PODCAST
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  • THE WEEKLY PODCASTAND BE ENCOURAGED TO LIVE
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