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Stay Strong: World War Me Part 2B

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June 26, 2019
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Stay Strong: World War Me Part 2B

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  • WITH INSPIRATIONAL MESSAGES FROM JOEL AND VICTORIA OSTEEN.
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  • SIGN UP NOW AND RECEIVE DAILY DEVOTIONALS,
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  • WHETHER YOU'RE HOME, AT THE OFFICE OR ON THE GO.
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  • MAKE TODAY'S WORD WITH JOEL AND VICTORIA
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  • PART OF YOUR DAY.
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  • YOU'LL BE ENCOURAGED, CHALLENGED, AND ENERGIZED
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  • TO GROW IN YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD EVERY MORNING.
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  • VISIT JOELOSTEEN.COM/SIGNUP
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  • AND REGISTER FOR YOUR FREE DAILY DEVOTIONALS
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  • FROM JOEL AND VICTORIA TODAY.
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  • - I'M JOHN GRAY AND WELCOME TO JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
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  • WHAT DOES FREEDOM SOUND LIKE?
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
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  • Y'ALL WERE TALKING ABOUT DIVORCE.
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  • NOW YOU GONNA BE TALKING ABOUT RECONCILIATION.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT LEAVING THE JOB.
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  • THEY'RE GONNA BE TALKING ABOUT GIVING YOU A RAISE.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT MAYBE THAT WASN'T MY DREAM.
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  • NEXT WEEK YOU'LL BE TALKING ABOUT,
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  • HOW DID THEY GET MY NUMBER?
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING] HOW DID THEY FIND ...
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
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  • DO YOU KNOW, GOD HAS UNTIED EVERYTHING
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  • CONNECTED TO YOUR LIFE?
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  • BECAUSE YOU WERE WILLING TO FIGHT,
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  • YOU WERE WILLING TO FORGIVE,
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  • AND YOU ARE WILLING TO HAVE FAITH?
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • FRESH WORD, FRESH PERSPECTIVE,
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  • AND A WHOLE LOT OF HALLELUJAH.
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  • JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • [MUMBLES]
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  • [UPBEAT MUSIC]
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  • GOD BLESS YOU FAMILY.
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  • IT'S PASTOR JOHN GRAY.
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  • AND I WANT YOU TO HEAR MY HEART.
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  • EACH OF US IS INVOLVED IN WHAT I LIKE TO CALL WORLD WAR ME.
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  • YOU SEE, THE REAL FIGHT IS NOT AGAINST OTHER PEOPLE
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  • OR EXTERNAL SITUATIONS.
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  • THE REAL FIGHT IS WITHIN.
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  • THE FIGHT BETWEEN GODLY THOUGHTS AND UNGODLY THOUGHTS.
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  • YOU KNOW WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT.
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  • YOU HAVE A DESIRE TO DO THE RIGHT THING,
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  • BUT THEN OUT OF NOWHERE,
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  • ALL OF THE SUDDEN YOU FEEL THIS TENSION,
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  • A STRUGGLE BETWEEN TWO COMPETING DESIRES.
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  • ONE IS HOLY AND THE OTHER IS WICKED.
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  • JESUS EXPERIENCED THE DYNAMIC
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  • BETWEEN WHAT HE WAS CALLED TO DO
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  • AND WHAT WAS BEING OFFERED.
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  • A SHORT CIRCUIT OF DESTINY
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  • WHEN HE WAS BEING TEMPTED BY THE DEVIL IN THE WILDERNESS.
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  • YET HE OVERCAME.
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  • AND TODAY I WANNA SHOW YOU THE SECRET TO WINNING,
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  • WINNING THESE BATTLES OVER TEMPTATION
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  • AND OVER SHAME AND GUILT AND FEAR,
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  • AND EVERY OTHER THING THAT THE ENEMY THROWS AT US
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  • THAT GOES AGAINST YOUR TRUEST DESIRE
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  • AND YOU'RE BORN AGAIN SPIRIT.
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  • I WANNA SHOW YOU WHAT HAPPENS
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  • WHEN YOU ARE FULL OF THE WORD OF GOD
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  • AND THE STRENGTH THAT IS PRODUCED,
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  • WHICH EMPOWERS YOU TO WIN IN TODAY'S MESSAGE AS WE DISCUSS,
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  • STAYING STRONG.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • SOMEBODY OVER HERE GOT IT.
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  • SOMEBODY ELSE NEEDS TO GET IT
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  • BECAUSE YOU'VE BEEN SITTING APART
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  • TRYING TO FIGURE OUT
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  • WHY CERTAIN PEOPLE WON'T CONNECT TO YOU,
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  • AND WHY CERTAIN PEOPLE ARE GIVING YOU THE SIDE EYE
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  • AND YOU HAVEN'T DONE ANYTHING.
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  • WELL, THEY'RE NOT JUST MAD AT YOU.
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  • THEY'RE MAD THAT THEY'RE NOT YOU.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • WHY DOES GOD KEEP GIVING HER ALL OF THAT?
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  • HOW COME SHE'S ALWAYS SMILING?
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  • WHY DOES HE HAVE ALL THAT FAVOR?
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  • WHY?
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  • WHAT DID PASTOR GRAY JUST SAY?
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  • THERE'S SOMETHING WITH YOUR NAME ON IT,
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  • SO WHY DON'T YOU JUST CELEBRATE
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  • WHAT GOD IS DOING IN SOMEBODY ELSE?
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • BUT YOU'VE GOT TO GET IN POSITION
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  • BECAUSE DENNIS, WHEN YOU'RE OUT OF POSITION,
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  • IT'S VERY HARD TO CELEBRATE SOMEBODY ELSE GETTING BLESSED
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  • BECAUSE YOU'RE LIKE, I'M SUPPOSED TO HAVE THAT.
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  • NO, YOU'RE NOT SUPPOSED TO HAVE THAT,
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  • BUT YOU ARE SUPPOSED TO HAVE FULFILLMENT AND PEACE,
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  • AND YOU WON'T GET FULFILLMENT AND PEACE
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  • LIVING LIFE YOUR OWN WAY.
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  • YOU ONLY GET FULFILLMENT AND PEACE
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  • LIVING IN THE WILL OF GOD.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • I'M PREACHING IN HERE TONIGHT.
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  • - [AUDIENCE] YES.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING AND SHOUTING]
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  • ARE YOU TIRED OF RUINING?
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  • THERE ARE SO MANY PEOPLE'S LIVES
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  • WHO COULD POTENTIALLY BE RUINED
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  • IF YOU AND I DON'T DO WHAT WE WERE CREATED TO DO.
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  • AND IT'S TIME FOR YOU TO BE WHOEVER YOU SUPPOSED TO BE.
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  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
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  • - STOP INTRODUCING HALF OF YOURSELF.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • JACOB WAS ONE WAY WITH CERTAIN PEOPLE THAN ANOTHER,
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  • AND WHAT'S FUNNY IS MANY OF US ARE THAT WAY WITH GOD
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  • BECAUSE IN HERE WE WORSHIP,
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  • WE SMILE,
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  • HEY, PRAISE THE LORD.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • WE GIVE.
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  • WAIT, WAIT, DON'T LET THE BUCKET PASS,
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  • I'M WRITING MY CHECK.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • WE EVEN VOLUNTEER.
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  • I'M GONNA GET HERE EARLY BECAUSE I'M GONNA SERVE.
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  • I WANNA SERVE.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • BUT THEN OUT THERE,
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  • [AUDIENCE MURMURING] [AUDIENCE HOWLING]
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  • SHORT TEMPERED. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • ILL MANNERED, UNKIND,
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  • CARNAL.
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  • WE PORTRAY THE SPIRIT, BUT WE'RE MANIFESTING THE FLESH.
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  • GOD SAYS, I LOVE YOU TOO MUCH
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  • TO LAY BOTH ENDS AGAINST THE MIDDLE.
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  • IT'S TIME FOR YOU TO BE ONE OR THE OTHER.
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  • LOOK AT SOMEBODY AND SAY, BE ONE OR THE OTHER.
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  • - [AUDIENCE] BE ONE OR THE OTHER.
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  • - HERE'S WHERE A LOT OF RELIGIOUS PEOPLE ARE LIKE,
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  • "HMM, GOD DON'T WANT NO HYPOCRITES."
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • WHAT I JUST DESCRIBED IS NOT HYPOCRISY,
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  • IT'S THE BATTLE.
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  • WRITE THIS DOWN.
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  • SAY, THIS IS THE BATTLE.
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  • THIS IS THE WAR WITHIN YOURSELF.
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  • IT'S THE BATTLE.
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  • I NEED TO ENCOURAGE YOU
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  • 'CAUSE SOME OF YOU ARE LIKE,
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  • "I'M A HYPOCRITE BECAUSE I KNOW
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  • "I'M SUPPOSED TO BE SERVING GOD,
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  • "BUT I WAS SLEEPING WITH SOMEBODY LAST WEEK.
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  • "I'M SORRY."
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • YOU SHOULD BE SORRY,
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  • BUT DON'T BE MAD BECAUSE YOU HAVE NOT YET MANIFESTED
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  • THE TOOLS IN THE SPIRIT TO COMBAT THAT
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  • AND GOD IN HIS LOVE DID NOT CONDEMN YOU
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  • IN THAT MOMENT OF WEAKNESS
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  • BECAUSE HE KNOWS WHAT HE'S INVESTED IN YOU.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • WHERE PEOPLE WILL GIVE UP ON YOU FAST.
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  • GOD SITTING THERE, "IT'S ALL RIGHT, BABY.
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  • "GET UP, GET UP.
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  • "YOU FELL DOWN.
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  • "GET UP, GET UP, SON THAT'S ALL RIGHT."
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  • YOU FELL DOWN AGAIN,
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  • "THAT'S ALL RIGHT, GET UP.
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  • "THAT'S A GOOD BOY."
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  • LISTEN BECAUSE HE'S A FATHER.
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  • ANYBODY GOT KIDS IN HERE?
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  • DID YOU GET MAD WHEN YOUR CHILD FELL
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  • THE FIRST TIME THEY TRIED TO WALK?
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  • LOOK AT YOU SITTING UP THERE 11 MONTHS OLD CAN'T MOVE.
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  • DON'T MAKE NO FIT. [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • WHAT'S WRONG WITH YOUR LITTLE RAGGEDY ANKLES?
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  • WHY DON'T YOU GET UP?
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • WITH THAT DIAPER,
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  • YOU NEED TO SIT ON THE POTTY WITH YOUR FAT SELF.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • AND IF THAT IS YOU, YOU NEED TO GET TO THE ALTAR TONIGHT.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING] [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • 'CAUSE YOU DON'T NEED NO KIDS.
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  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • FOR REAL.
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  • [CHUCKLES]
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  • [AUDIENCE MURMURING]
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  • NO.
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  • YOU KNOW WHAT YOU DO?
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  • OH, THAT'S SO GOOD.
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  • YOU TOOK ONE STEP.
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  • TONIGHT I FEEL ENCOURAGED IN MY SPIRIT TO TELL SOMEBODY
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  • [ALL CLAPPING]
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  • GOD IS SO PROUD OF YOU BECAUSE YOU TOOK ONE.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • I KNOW YOUR LEGS ARE WOBBLY, BUT YOU TOOK ONE.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • I DON'T KNOW WHO THIS IS FOR,
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  • BUT YOU NEED TO GO AHEAD AND BE ENCOURAGED
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  • BECAUSE YOU TOOK ONE.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • GO AHEAD AND ...
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  • YOU KNOW HOW BABIES,
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  • WHEN THEY'RE TRYING TO GET THEIR BALANCING,
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  • IT ALMOST LOOKS LIKE THEY'RE WORSHIPING.
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  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH. [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
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  • - SOME OF Y'ALL NEED TO DO THIS RIGHT NOW
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  • BECAUSE YOU KNOW WHAT?
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  • [CLAPS]
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  • YOU'RE GONNA GET FREE IN THE NEXT FIVE MINUTES.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
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  • STOP LETTING THE FEAR OF WHAT PEOPLE THINK ABOUT YOU,
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  • STOP YOU FROM WORSHIPING.
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  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
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  • DON'T LET YOUR WEAKNESSES STOP YOU FROM PRAISING.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
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  • DON'T LET YOUR FEAR INTIMIDATE YOU.
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  • OH GOD.
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  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING AND MURMURING]
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  • THE BATTLE IS NOT HYPOCRISY.
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  • IT'S INHALING WITH THE SURRENDERING OF YOUR WILL
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  • TO THE WILL OF CHRIST,
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  • FOR THE WILL ONCE SURRENDERED DOES NOT DIE,
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  • IT HAS TO BE SUBMITTED.
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  • JACOB WAS A MAN WHO HAD COME TO AN END.
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  • NOW THERE'S A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE END AND AN END.
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  • SOME STUFF IN YOUR LIFE NEEDS TO COME TO AN END TONIGHT.
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  • I'M TRYING TO ENCOURAGE SOMEBODY
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  • BECAUSE SOME OF THE CYCLES,
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  • THE REASON WHY THE CYCLE KEEPS MANIFESTING
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  • IS BECAUSE YOU HAVEN'T LEARNED THE LESSON,
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  • AND UNTIL YOU LEARN THE LESSON
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  • THAT THINGS GONNA KEEP COMING UP.
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  • WHY I'M I STILL STRUGGLING WITH THESE JEANS,
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  • IT'S BEEN 17 YEARS?
  • 00:08:20.120 --> 00:08:21.200
  • 'CAUSE YOU HAVEN'T LEARNED THE LESSON.
  • 00:08:21.230 --> 00:08:23.000
  • NEVER MIND.
  • 00:08:23.030 --> 00:08:24.020
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:08:24.050 --> 00:08:28.150
  • SOME OF US LIKE BROKENNESS.
  • 00:08:28.180 --> 00:08:30.220
  • WE ACTUALLY NURSE IT.
  • 00:08:30.250 --> 00:08:32.270
  • WE NURTURE IT BECAUSE IT'S OUR EXCUSE
  • 00:08:33.000 --> 00:08:36.200
  • TO STAY IN A FORMER VERSION OF OURSELVES
  • 00:08:36.230 --> 00:08:39.080
  • THAT WE NO LONGER FIT.
  • 00:08:39.110 --> 00:08:40.200
  • THAT'S WHY YOU'RE UNCOMFORTABLE.
  • 00:08:40.230 --> 00:08:42.010
  • THAT'S WHY YOU CAN'T SLEEP
  • 00:08:42.040 --> 00:08:43.150
  • BECAUSE SOMEBODY ELSE IS TRYING TO BREAK OUT.
  • 00:08:43.180 --> 00:08:46.190
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:08:46.220 --> 00:08:51.050
  • - JACOB WAS RUNNING, HE WAS RUNNING SCARED.
  • 00:08:51.080 --> 00:08:53.070
  • HE WAS RUNNING FROM THIS PAST RUNNING FROM HIS PRESENT,
  • 00:08:53.100 --> 00:08:56.190
  • RUNNING FROM HIS FUTURE.
  • 00:08:56.220 --> 00:08:57.290
  • AND IN THIS MOMENT AT THIS RIVER, THIS FORD,
  • 00:08:58.020 --> 00:09:02.070
  • HE WAS LEFT ALL ALONE.
  • 00:09:02.100 --> 00:09:03.200
  • THIS IS REAL, REAL TOUGH FOR A DIGITAL AGE,
  • 00:09:03.230 --> 00:09:07.050
  • IN A SOCIAL MEDIA AGE.
  • 00:09:07.080 --> 00:09:08.250
  • GOD WANTS TO GET YOU ALONE.
  • 00:09:08.280 --> 00:09:11.180
  • - [AUDIENCE] AMEN.
  • 00:09:11.210 --> 00:09:13.000
  • - THE ENEMY OF THE ANOINTING IN THIS SEASON IS DISTRACTION.
  • 00:09:13.030 --> 00:09:16.030
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES.
  • 00:09:16.060 --> 00:09:17.070
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:09:17.100 --> 00:09:18.170
  • - NOW, I GO GET A LOT OF AMEN'S NATURE ON THAT.
  • 00:09:18.200 --> 00:09:20.250
  • THERE'RE LIKE, "AMEN, LET ME TWEET THAT."
  • 00:09:20.280 --> 00:09:23.040
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:09:23.070 --> 00:09:24.220
  • YOU JUST MISSED IT [CHUCKLES].
  • 00:09:24.250 --> 00:09:26.030
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:09:26.060 --> 00:09:32.060
  • HE'LL GET YOU ALONE
  • 00:09:32.090 --> 00:09:34.240
  • BECAUSE THAT'S THE ONLY PLACE
  • 00:09:34.270 --> 00:09:36.030
  • WHERE YOU'LL BE ABLE TO DEAL
  • 00:09:36.060 --> 00:09:37.130
  • WITH SOME OF THE STUFF YOU'VE BEEN BATTLING WITH FOR YEARS.
  • 00:09:37.160 --> 00:09:40.050
  • YOU GOT TO GET QUIET.
  • 00:09:40.080 --> 00:09:41.220
  • TURN THE TV OFF.
  • 00:09:41.250 --> 00:09:43.140
  • TURN THE PHONE OFF.
  • 00:09:43.170 --> 00:09:44.200
  • ACTUALLY OFF, NOT AIRPLANE MODE, NOT ON VIBRATE, OFF.
  • 00:09:44.230 --> 00:09:48.290
  • YOU WILL NOT DIE, I PROMISE YOU, YOU WILL LIVE.
  • 00:09:49.020 --> 00:09:51.110
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:09:51.140 --> 00:09:53.180
  • JACOB WAS LEFT ALONE, WHY?
  • 00:09:53.210 --> 00:09:55.070
  • 'CAUSE HE WAS RUNNING.
  • 00:09:55.100 --> 00:09:56.020
  • HE WAS RUNNING FROM HIS BROTHER.
  • 00:09:56.050 --> 00:09:57.040
  • HE THOUGHT HIS BROTHER WAS COMING TO KILL HIM
  • 00:09:57.070 --> 00:09:58.130
  • BECAUSE HE HAD STOLEN THE BIRTHRIGHT,
  • 00:09:58.160 --> 00:10:00.060
  • AND SO HE SENT OVER THIS BIG PRESENT.
  • 00:10:00.090 --> 00:10:01.180
  • YOU EVER TRIED TO PAY GOD OFF?
  • 00:10:01.210 --> 00:10:03.030
  • [AUDIENCE MURMURING]
  • 00:10:03.060 --> 00:10:05.100
  • I BET YOU IF I WORSHIP HERE
  • 00:10:05.130 --> 00:10:06.200
  • OR IF I DO THIS, HE'LL BE PLEASED.
  • 00:10:06.230 --> 00:10:08.050
  • GOD SAYS, "I DON'T WANT NONE OF THAT.
  • 00:10:08.080 --> 00:10:09.000
  • "I WANT YOU, I WANT YOUR HEART."
  • 00:10:09.030 --> 00:10:11.130
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:10:11.160 --> 00:10:14.060
  • LET ME HURRY UP.
  • 00:10:14.090 --> 00:10:15.010
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:10:15.040 --> 00:10:17.270
  • BY THE WAY, YOU ARE GETTING READY TO SHOUT,
  • 00:10:18.000 --> 00:10:19.210
  • SO JUST TELL SOMEBODY NEXT TO YOU PLEASE EXCUSE ME.
  • 00:10:19.240 --> 00:10:22.210
  • SCOOT OVER A LITTLE BIT.
  • 00:10:22.240 --> 00:10:23.220
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:10:23.250 --> 00:10:24.170
  • IT'S ABOUT TO BE A PROBLEM.
  • 00:10:24.200 --> 00:10:25.120
  • I DON'T WANT YOU TO CATCH A ELBOW.
  • 00:10:25.150 --> 00:10:27.220
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:10:27.250 --> 00:10:32.010
  • JACOB WAS RUNNING FROM ALL THESE THINGS
  • 00:10:32.040 --> 00:10:35.150
  • AND IN THAT MOMENT EVERYTHING COLLIDED.
  • 00:10:35.180 --> 00:10:39.040
  • THIS IS THE WORD I HAVE COLLIDED, CRAIG
  • 00:10:39.070 --> 00:10:42.190
  • AND WHATEVER JACOB WAS ABOUT TO BE INTRODUCED TO.
  • 00:10:42.220 --> 00:10:45.220
  • HE WAS ABOUT TO BE INTRODUCED
  • 00:10:45.250 --> 00:10:49.050
  • TO WHO HE WAS SUPPOSED TO BECOME.
  • 00:10:49.080 --> 00:10:51.040
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES.
  • 00:10:51.070 --> 00:10:52.110
  • - I NEED YOU TO KNOW THAT YOU'RE ABOUT TO BE INTRODUCED
  • 00:10:52.140 --> 00:10:55.260
  • TO THE PERSON YOU WERE SUPPOSED TO BECOME.
  • 00:10:55.290 --> 00:10:58.000
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:10:58.030 --> 00:11:02.180
  • I FEEL A PRAISE RIGHT THERE.
  • 00:11:02.210 --> 00:11:04.070
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:11:04.100 --> 00:11:09.260
  • GOD IN HIS LOVE WILL ORGANIZE AN INTRODUCTION WITH YOURSELF.
  • 00:11:09.290 --> 00:11:17.130
  • HE WILL INTRODUCE YOU TO YOU.
  • 00:11:17.160 --> 00:11:20.190
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES.
  • 00:11:20.220 --> 00:11:22.050
  • - BECAUSE JACOB WAS CONVINCED HIS NAME WAS JACOB
  • 00:11:22.080 --> 00:11:26.060
  • BECAUSE THAT'S ALL HE EVER MANIFESTED,
  • 00:11:26.090 --> 00:11:28.120
  • BUT IT IS NOT UNTIL YOU WRESTLE
  • 00:11:28.150 --> 00:11:31.040
  • AND NOT JUST A THREE MINUTE WRESTLING,
  • 00:11:31.070 --> 00:11:32.280
  • ALL NIGHT TILL YOU FIGHT FOR THAT THING.
  • 00:11:33.010 --> 00:11:35.040
  • EVERY VERSION OF YOU, EVERY PLACE WHERE YOU FAIL,
  • 00:11:35.070 --> 00:11:38.080
  • EVERY PLACE WHERE YOU CRY,
  • 00:11:38.110 --> 00:11:39.250
  • EVERY PLACE WHERE YOU FEEL INSIGNIFICANT,
  • 00:11:39.280 --> 00:11:42.060
  • UNDERVALUED, OVERLOOKED,
  • 00:11:42.090 --> 00:11:44.040
  • EVERY PLACE WHERE YOU THINK YOU ARE UNDESERVING,
  • 00:11:44.070 --> 00:11:46.290
  • AND UNWORTHY OF THE GRACE OF GOD,
  • 00:11:47.020 --> 00:11:49.010
  • THE FAVOR OF GOD, GOD SAYS,
  • 00:11:49.040 --> 00:11:50.180
  • "LET'S GO.
  • 00:11:50.210 --> 00:11:51.130
  • "LET'S GET IN THE RING.
  • 00:11:51.160 --> 00:11:52.160
  • "WE ARE ABOUT TO WRESTLE." [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:11:52.190 --> 00:11:53.210
  • AND JACOB WASN'T JUST WRESTLING WITH GOD,
  • 00:11:53.240 --> 00:11:56.260
  • HE WAS WRESTLING WITH THE VERSION OF HIMSELF,
  • 00:11:56.290 --> 00:11:59.240
  • HE WAS ABOUT TO BECOME.
  • 00:11:59.270 --> 00:12:01.120
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:12:01.150 --> 00:12:04.240
  • - [ANNOUNCER] THERE COMES A TIME WHEN ENOUGH IS ENOUGH.
  • 00:12:04.270 --> 00:12:07.270
  • GOD DID NOT CREATE YOU FOR DEFEAT.
  • 00:12:08.000 --> 00:12:10.070
  • GOD HAS GIVEN YOU THE ABILITY
  • 00:12:10.100 --> 00:12:11.280
  • TO STAND IN THE LIGHT OF HIS PROMISES.
  • 00:12:12.010 --> 00:12:15.040
  • IN HIS BRAND NEW SERIES, STAND STRONG,
  • 00:12:15.070 --> 00:12:17.190
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY HIGHLIGHTS THE TRUTH
  • 00:12:17.220 --> 00:12:20.000
  • THAT GOD WANTS YOU FREE FROM THE PAUL OF THE DESIRES
  • 00:12:20.030 --> 00:12:23.020
  • OF AN OLD ON RENEWED WAY OF THINKING
  • 00:12:23.050 --> 00:12:25.180
  • AND EXPERIENCE THE JOY
  • 00:12:25.210 --> 00:12:26.270
  • OF LIVING OUT YOUR NEW IDENTITY IN CHRIST,
  • 00:12:27.000 --> 00:12:29.190
  • IN BOLDNESS AND STRENGTH.
  • 00:12:29.220 --> 00:12:31.230
  • TO HELP YOU STAND STRONG,
  • 00:12:31.260 --> 00:12:33.100
  • TBN WANTS TO SEND YOU YOUR OWN COPY
  • 00:12:33.130 --> 00:12:35.150
  • OF JOHN GRAY'S NEW SERIES
  • 00:12:35.180 --> 00:12:37.050
  • IN APPRECIATION OF YOUR GIFT OF SUPPORT TO TBN.
  • 00:12:37.080 --> 00:12:40.230
  • SIMPLY CALL RIGHT NOW
  • 00:12:40.260 --> 00:12:42.070
  • OR VISIT US SECURELY AND CONVENIENTLY ONLINE
  • 00:12:42.100 --> 00:12:45.150
  • TO SHARE A GIFT AND REQUEST YOUR COPY OF STAND STRONG.
  • 00:12:45.180 --> 00:12:50.130
  • NO MATTER WHAT YOU'RE FACING,
  • 00:12:50.160 --> 00:12:52.060
  • JESUS HAS FOUGHT AND WON THE BATTLE FOR YOU
  • 00:12:52.090 --> 00:12:54.290
  • THROUGH HIS SACRIFICE ON THE CROSS.
  • 00:12:55.020 --> 00:12:57.130
  • YOU CAN IN HIM OVERCOME ANY STRUGGLE.
  • 00:12:57.160 --> 00:13:00.270
  • STAND STRONG CALL, CLICK OR WRITE TO TBN RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:13:01.000 --> 00:13:07.120
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:13:07.150 --> 00:13:08.180
  • - SOME OF Y'ALL NEED TO GO AHEAD AND GET IN POSITION.
  • 00:13:08.210 --> 00:13:11.010
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:13:11.040 --> 00:13:15.150
  • BUT YOU GOTTA BE CAREFUL OF THE ENEMY
  • 00:13:15.180 --> 00:13:16.280
  • BECAUSE THERE IS AN ENEMY THAT DOESN'T WANT YOU
  • 00:13:17.010 --> 00:13:19.070
  • TO RECOGNIZE WHO GOD WANTS YOU TO BE.
  • 00:13:19.100 --> 00:13:22.190
  • EVERYBODY GETS YOUR PHONE UP, POINT IT TOWARDS ME.
  • 00:13:22.220 --> 00:13:25.060
  • I'M GETTING READY.
  • 00:13:25.090 --> 00:13:26.140
  • THIS IS IMPORTANT.
  • 00:13:26.170 --> 00:13:27.220
  • PUT IT ON A PICTURE MODE.
  • 00:13:27.250 --> 00:13:30.270
  • HURRY.
  • 00:13:31.000 --> 00:13:32.070
  • I'M GETTING READY TO INTRODUCE YOU TO YOUR BIGGEST ENEMY.
  • 00:13:32.100 --> 00:13:34.180
  • [AUDIENCE MURMURING]
  • 00:13:34.210 --> 00:13:35.230
  • TURN IT TOWARDS ME.
  • 00:13:35.260 --> 00:13:37.100
  • TURN IT TOWARDS ME.
  • 00:13:37.130 --> 00:13:38.120
  • HURRY UP.
  • 00:13:38.150 --> 00:13:39.180
  • YOU GOTTA GET YOUR PICTURE UP.
  • 00:13:39.210 --> 00:13:41.010
  • YOU READY TO SEE YOUR BIGGEST ENEMY?
  • 00:13:41.040 --> 00:13:44.040
  • FLIP THE CAMERA.
  • 00:13:44.070 --> 00:13:45.120
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING] [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:13:45.150 --> 00:13:49.020
  • NO, FLIP THE CAMERA AND TAKE A PICTURE
  • 00:13:49.050 --> 00:13:51.130
  • BECAUSE THAT IS YOUR BIGGEST ENEMY
  • 00:13:51.160 --> 00:13:54.210
  • BECAUSE YOU WILL TALK YOURSELF OUT OF THE BLESSING OF GOD.
  • 00:13:54.240 --> 00:13:58.020
  • YOU WILL TALK YOURSELF OUT OF THE FAVOR OF GOD.
  • 00:13:58.050 --> 00:14:00.240
  • YOU WILL TALK YOURSELF OUT OF THE GRACE OF GOD.
  • 00:14:00.270 --> 00:14:03.140
  • YOU WILL TALK YOURSELF OUT OF THE FORGIVENESS OF GOD.
  • 00:14:03.170 --> 00:14:06.110
  • YOU WILL TALK YOURSELF OUT OF THE MERCY OF GOD.
  • 00:14:06.140 --> 00:14:09.100
  • YOU NEED TO TAKE A SELFIE
  • 00:14:09.130 --> 00:14:10.260
  • BECAUSE THAT'S WHO YOU WRESTLING WITH,
  • 00:14:10.290 --> 00:14:12.270
  • YOU'RE WRESTLING WITH, WHO YOU THINK YOU ARE.
  • 00:14:13.000 --> 00:14:15.110
  • BUT GOD WANTS TO INTRODUCE YOU TO WHO YOU ACTUALLY ARE.
  • 00:14:15.140 --> 00:14:18.210
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:14:18.240 --> 00:14:21.210
  • IT'S WORLD WAR.
  • 00:14:21.240 --> 00:14:23.170
  • - [AUDIENCE] ME. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:14:23.200 --> 00:14:24.250
  • - SO MAYBE I'LL NEED TO GET UP AND WRESTLE WITH A PRAISE
  • 00:14:24.280 --> 00:14:27.030
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:14:27.060 --> 00:14:28.150
  • SOMEBODY, Y'ALL NEED TO AAH!
  • 00:14:28.180 --> 00:14:30.010
  • SOME OF Y'ALL EEH!
  • 00:14:30.040 --> 00:14:30.250
  • SOME OF Y'ALL JUST
  • 00:14:30.280 --> 00:14:32.030
  • [YELLS]
  • 00:14:32.060 --> 00:14:33.040
  • SOME OF Y'ALL JUST NEED TO ...
  • 00:14:33.070 --> 00:14:34.040
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:14:34.070 --> 00:14:43.250
  • WATCH THIS.
  • 00:14:43.280 --> 00:14:46.080
  • SO HOW DO YOU NOT ALLOW THE ENEMY OF YOUR FORMER SELF
  • 00:14:46.110 --> 00:14:51.110
  • TO KEEP YOU FROM MOVING ANYTHING GOD HAS FOR YOU?
  • 00:14:51.140 --> 00:14:55.050
  • ARE YOU READY FOR THIS?
  • 00:14:55.080 --> 00:14:56.170
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
  • 00:14:56.200 --> 00:14:58.200
  • - YOU GOTTA BE WILLING TO BE OKAY
  • 00:14:58.230 --> 00:15:01.170
  • WITH THE PLACES WHERE YOU FAILED AND THE PEOPLE YOU FAILED.
  • 00:15:01.200 --> 00:15:05.130
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
  • 00:15:05.160 --> 00:15:06.160
  • - SO YOU START WITH ACKNOWLEDGEMENT BY SAYING,
  • 00:15:06.190 --> 00:15:08.110
  • GOD, FORGIVE ME.
  • 00:15:08.140 --> 00:15:09.210
  • NUMBER ONE, ASK GOD FOR FORGIVENESS.
  • 00:15:09.240 --> 00:15:12.250
  • WATCH THIS.
  • 00:15:12.280 --> 00:15:13.280
  • SEEK OUT THE FORGIVENESS OF THOSE YOU'VE OFFENDED.
  • 00:15:14.010 --> 00:15:16.290
  • WATCH THIS.
  • 00:15:17.020 --> 00:15:17.240
  • AND THEN FINALLY FORGIVE YOURSELF.
  • 00:15:17.270 --> 00:15:19.130
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
  • 00:15:19.160 --> 00:15:20.080
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:15:20.110 --> 00:15:21.290
  • - THAT'S THE ONE.
  • 00:15:22.020 --> 00:15:23.120
  • IT'S EASY TO ASK GOD, YOU AIN'T SEEN HIM.
  • 00:15:23.150 --> 00:15:25.220
  • IT'S EASY TO GO UP TO PEOPLE YOU'VE OFFENDED.
  • 00:15:25.250 --> 00:15:27.160
  • MOST PEOPLE WILL BE GLAD
  • 00:15:27.190 --> 00:15:28.270
  • THAT YOU FINALLY ADMITTED YOU DID SOMETHING THAT HURT THEM,
  • 00:15:29.000 --> 00:15:31.010
  • BUT THAT LAST ONE NEED TO LOOK IN THE MIRROR AND BE LIKE,
  • 00:15:31.040 --> 00:15:36.090
  • I FORGIVE YOU FOR WHAT YOU DID.
  • 00:15:36.120 --> 00:15:39.100
  • NOBODY'S GONNA SAY, JUST SAY IT, I FORGIVE ME.
  • 00:15:39.130 --> 00:15:42.030
  • - [AUDIENCE] I FORGIVE ME.
  • 00:15:42.060 --> 00:15:44.040
  • - SOME OF Y'ALL STILL HAVEN'T EMBRACED IT
  • 00:15:44.070 --> 00:15:45.150
  • BECAUSE IT'S HARD FOR YOU TO REALIZE
  • 00:15:45.180 --> 00:15:47.200
  • THAT GOD PAID FOR
  • 00:15:47.230 --> 00:15:49.080
  • NOT ONLY THE SINS THAT YOU COMMITTED TO OTHERS,
  • 00:15:49.110 --> 00:15:50.250
  • BUT THE ONES WHO COMMITTED AGAINST YOURSELF.
  • 00:15:50.280 --> 00:15:52.270
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING] - AMEN.
  • 00:15:53.000 --> 00:15:56.230
  • - I FORGIVE ME.
  • 00:15:56.260 --> 00:15:58.100
  • I'M TRYING TO HELP HIM, JAMES, I'M TRYING TO HELP THEM.
  • 00:15:58.130 --> 00:16:03.160
  • SO WATCH THIS.
  • 00:16:03.190 --> 00:16:04.210
  • I'M ALMOST DONE.
  • 00:16:04.240 --> 00:16:06.060
  • BUT YOU KNOW TO GET THE REPRISE WITH THE SONG
  • 00:16:06.090 --> 00:16:08.210
  • THAT PASTOR CRAIG AND DID A MINI SERMON
  • 00:16:08.240 --> 00:16:10.150
  • SO I GET A COUPLE EXTRA MINUTES,
  • 00:16:10.180 --> 00:16:11.290
  • SEE WHAT I'M SAYING.
  • 00:16:12.020 --> 00:16:12.270
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:16:13.000 --> 00:16:15.150
  • SO THEY WERE WRESTLING,
  • 00:16:15.180 --> 00:16:17.070
  • JACOB AND A PRE-INCARNATE JESUS
  • 00:16:17.100 --> 00:16:19.140
  • IS WHAT MANY THEOLOGIANS BELIEVE,
  • 00:16:19.170 --> 00:16:21.120
  • HE WAS WRESTLING.
  • 00:16:21.150 --> 00:16:24.000
  • BUT HERE'S WHAT'S FUNNY.
  • 00:16:24.030 --> 00:16:25.270
  • HE WASN'T WINNING,
  • 00:16:26.000 --> 00:16:27.270
  • BUT HE WAS ENGAGED IN THE MATCH,
  • 00:16:28.000 --> 00:16:31.250
  • AND AS THE SUN WAS ABOUT TO COME UP,
  • 00:16:31.280 --> 00:16:34.230
  • HE GOD OR THE ANGEL OF GOD SAID,
  • 00:16:34.260 --> 00:16:37.190
  • "LET ME GO FOR THE DAY BREAKS."
  • 00:16:37.220 --> 00:16:38.280
  • HE SAID, "NO, I DIDN'T WRESTLE THIS LONG
  • 00:16:39.010 --> 00:16:42.190
  • "FOR THIS MANY YEARS TO LET GO RIGHT NOW."
  • 00:16:42.220 --> 00:16:47.010
  • I DON'T KNOW WHO THIS IS FOR,
  • 00:16:47.040 --> 00:16:48.280
  • BUT THIS IS MY BIG MOMENT.
  • 00:16:49.010 --> 00:16:50.280
  • WHOEVER YOU ARE AND WHATEVER YOU'RE GOING THROUGH,
  • 00:16:51.010 --> 00:16:53.280
  • DON'T LET GO.
  • 00:16:54.010 --> 00:16:57.220
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:16:57.250 --> 00:17:01.210
  • DOES ANYBODY GET THIS?
  • 00:17:01.240 --> 00:17:03.270
  • DON'T LET GO. I KNOW PEOPLE DON'T UNDERSTAND.
  • 00:17:04.000 --> 00:17:09.280
  • I KNOW PEOPLE DON'T CARE FOR YOU.
  • 00:17:10.010 --> 00:17:11.190
  • I KNOW THEY THINK YOU'RE A LITTLE OFF
  • 00:17:11.220 --> 00:17:13.110
  • BECAUSE YOU'RE ALWAYS IN CHURCH
  • 00:17:13.140 --> 00:17:14.230
  • AND YOU'RE ALWAYS WORSHIPING
  • 00:17:14.260 --> 00:17:16.030
  • AND SOMETIMES YOU'RE CRYING
  • 00:17:16.060 --> 00:17:17.130
  • AND YOU'RE CRYING AT STARBUCKS
  • 00:17:17.160 --> 00:17:18.250
  • AND YOU'RE CRYING IN THE RESTAURANT,
  • 00:17:18.280 --> 00:17:20.090
  • AND YOU JUST DRIVING DOWN THE STREET,
  • 00:17:20.120 --> 00:17:21.230
  • AND YOU STILL START THINKING ABOUT SOMETHING
  • 00:17:21.260 --> 00:17:23.060
  • THAT YOU BELIEVE IN GOD FOR,
  • 00:17:23.090 --> 00:17:24.180
  • AND YOU LIFT YOUR HAND AGAIN AND YOU START CRYING.
  • 00:17:24.210 --> 00:17:27.000
  • DON'T LET GO.
  • 00:17:27.030 --> 00:17:29.100
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING] [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
  • 00:17:29.130 --> 00:17:37.000
  • WATCH THIS.
  • 00:17:37.030 --> 00:17:38.110
  • JACOB ACTUALLY WRESTLED THE ANGEL TO A STALEMATE JOHNNY.
  • 00:17:38.140 --> 00:17:43.000
  • HE DIDN'T WIN AND HE DIDN'T LOSE, HE TIED,
  • 00:17:43.030 --> 00:17:46.210
  • BUT IN TYING, HE GOT UNTIED.
  • 00:17:46.240 --> 00:17:49.180
  • - YEAH, THAT'S RIGHT. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:17:49.210 --> 00:17:53.130
  • - SOME OF Y'ALL NEED TO KNOW THAT YOU GET IN HERE TONIGHT.
  • 00:17:53.160 --> 00:17:56.240
  • WAS THE THING THAT BROKE THE TIE.
  • 00:17:56.270 --> 00:17:58.160
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:17:58.190 --> 00:18:02.080
  • YOU HAD A CHOICE TO MAKE TONIGHT
  • 00:18:02.110 --> 00:18:04.120
  • AND BY GETTING HERE AND HEARING A SONG LIKE
  • 00:18:04.150 --> 00:18:06.230
  • I HEAR THE SOUND
  • 00:18:06.260 --> 00:18:09.030
  • OF THE MIGHTY RAIN COME IN
  • 00:18:09.060 --> 00:18:12.000
  • OF THE MIGHTY RAIN COME IN
  • 00:18:12.030 --> 00:18:14.230
  • OF THE MIGHTY RAIN COME IN.
  • 00:18:14.260 --> 00:18:16.280
  • YOU STARTED WORSHIPING AND YOU ACTUALLY BELIEVED IT.
  • 00:18:17.010 --> 00:18:20.190
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
  • 00:18:20.220 --> 00:18:21.140
  • - DO YOU KNOW YOUR WORSHIP,
  • 00:18:21.170 --> 00:18:22.140
  • YOUR WRESTLING BETWEEN YOUR CIRCUMSTANCE
  • 00:18:22.170 --> 00:18:24.270
  • AND WHAT YOU BELIEVE GOD HAS SAID ABOUT YOU
  • 00:18:25.000 --> 00:18:27.020
  • ACTUALLY BROKE THE TIE?
  • 00:18:27.050 --> 00:18:28.240
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:18:28.270 --> 00:18:37.040
  • JACOB TIED THE ANGEL AND IN TYING HIM HE GOT UNTIED.
  • 00:18:37.070 --> 00:18:41.250
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
  • 00:18:41.280 --> 00:18:43.040
  • - THE ANGEL SAID, "WHAT'S YOUR NAME?"
  • 00:18:43.070 --> 00:18:44.120
  • HE SAID, "JACOB."
  • 00:18:44.150 --> 00:18:46.060
  • HE AIN'T GIVING HIM NO SPEECH AND,
  • 00:18:46.090 --> 00:18:47.100
  • [CHUCKLES]
  • 00:18:47.130 --> 00:18:48.050
  • "HEY LOOK, LET ME TELL YOU.
  • 00:18:48.080 --> 00:18:49.000
  • "IT'S A FUNNY STORY."
  • 00:18:49.030 --> 00:18:50.000
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:18:50.030 --> 00:18:51.270
  • SEEING JACOB, AND THE ANGEL SAID, "NO, THAT'S WHO YOU WERE."
  • 00:18:52.000 --> 00:18:56.260
  • LET ME INTRODUCE YOU TO WHO YOU ARE.
  • 00:18:56.290 --> 00:18:58.270
  • - YEAH. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:18:59.000 --> 00:19:01.000
  • - TONIGHT GOD JUST WANTED TO INTRODUCE YOU TO YOU.
  • 00:19:01.030 --> 00:19:06.020
  • YOU NEED TO TAKE A SELFIE TONIGHT AND POST THAT
  • 00:19:06.050 --> 00:19:10.270
  • AND SAY IT'S NICE TO MEET YOU.
  • 00:19:11.000 --> 00:19:13.270
  • JUST HASHTAG IT BECAUSE PEOPLE WON'T UNDERSTAND.
  • 00:19:14.000 --> 00:19:16.190
  • BUT THIS FOR YOU,
  • 00:19:16.220 --> 00:19:18.110
  • BECAUSE WHOEVER YOU WERE BEFORE SERVICE STARTED TONIGHT
  • 00:19:18.140 --> 00:19:21.050
  • IS NOT WHO YOU'RE WALKING OUT.
  • 00:19:21.080 --> 00:19:22.190
  • - YEAH. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:19:22.220 --> 00:19:27.150
  • - WHAT YOU MANIFESTED AND THE STRUGGLES YOU HAVE PREVAILED.
  • 00:19:27.180 --> 00:19:31.260
  • TONIGHT WAS THE TIPPING POINT.
  • 00:19:31.290 --> 00:19:33.120
  • YOU'VE BEEN UNTIED.
  • 00:19:33.150 --> 00:19:34.240
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES.
  • 00:19:34.270 --> 00:19:36.030
  • - SO THE BIBLE SAYS, WHOM THE SON SETS FREE IS FREE INDEED.
  • 00:19:36.060 --> 00:19:38.180
  • - [AUDIENCE] YEAH.
  • 00:19:38.210 --> 00:19:39.150
  • - SO WHAT DOES FREEDOM SOUND LIKE?
  • 00:19:39.180 --> 00:19:41.080
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
  • 00:19:41.110 --> 00:19:48.250
  • IS IT?
  • 00:19:48.280 --> 00:19:49.200
  • IS THAT WHAT FREEDOM?
  • 00:19:49.230 --> 00:19:50.150
  • I'M JUST ... [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
  • 00:19:50.180 --> 00:19:52.120
  • IF YOU'VE BEEN A LESSER VERSION OF YOURSELF
  • 00:19:52.150 --> 00:19:56.290
  • AND TONIGHT WAS PROPHETICALLY THE MOMENT
  • 00:19:57.020 --> 00:19:59.270
  • THAT IT SHIFTED IN YOUR FAVOR,
  • 00:20:00.000 --> 00:20:03.100
  • WHAT DOES FREEDOM SOUND LIKE?
  • 00:20:03.130 --> 00:20:05.220
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
  • 00:20:05.250 --> 00:20:07.040
  • Y'ALL WERE TALKING ABOUT DIVORCE.
  • 00:20:07.070 --> 00:20:09.130
  • NOW YOU'RE GONNA BE TALKING ABOUT RECONCILIATION,
  • 00:20:09.160 --> 00:20:12.040
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:20:12.070 --> 00:20:14.190
  • YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT LEAVING THE JOB.
  • 00:20:14.220 --> 00:20:16.110
  • THEY'RE GONNA BE TALKING ABOUT GIVING YOU A RAISE.
  • 00:20:16.140 --> 00:20:18.110
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:20:18.140 --> 00:20:20.220
  • YOU WERE TALKING ABOUT, MAYBE THAT WASN'T MY DREAM.
  • 00:20:20.250 --> 00:20:23.090
  • NEXT WEEK YOU'LL BE TALKING ABOUT,
  • 00:20:23.120 --> 00:20:24.150
  • HOW DID THEY GET MY NUMBER?
  • 00:20:24.180 --> 00:20:25.280
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING] HOW DID THEY FIND YOU?
  • 00:20:26.010 --> 00:20:28.180
  • DO YOU KNOW GOD HAS UNTIED EVERYTHING
  • 00:20:28.210 --> 00:20:31.260
  • CONNECTED TO YOUR LIFE?
  • 00:20:31.290 --> 00:20:33.200
  • BECAUSE YOU WERE WILLING TO FIGHT,
  • 00:20:33.230 --> 00:20:35.170
  • YOU WERE WILLING TO FORGIVE,
  • 00:20:35.200 --> 00:20:37.020
  • AND YOU ARE WILLING TO HAVE FAITH.
  • 00:20:37.050 --> 00:20:38.240
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:20:38.270 --> 00:20:42.100
  • WORLD WAR ME.
  • 00:20:42.130 --> 00:20:46.010
  • AND I'MA WRESTLE,
  • 00:20:46.040 --> 00:20:47.220
  • UNTIL WHO GOD CREATED ME TO BE MANIFESTS.
  • 00:20:47.250 --> 00:20:50.080
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES SIR.
  • 00:20:50.110 --> 00:20:53.220
  • LET ME PRAY FOR YOU,
  • 00:20:53.250 --> 00:20:54.190
  • LORD JESUS, BLESS THE PEOPLE OF GOD,
  • 00:20:54.220 --> 00:20:57.020
  • AND LET THIS WORD STAY IN THEIR SPIRIT.
  • 00:20:57.050 --> 00:21:01.110
  • I THANK YOU.
  • 00:21:01.140 --> 00:21:05.110
  • FOR EVERY PERSON WHO I'VE OFFENDED LORD, FORGIVE ME
  • 00:21:05.140 --> 00:21:10.030
  • AND FORGIVE ME FOR ANY SINS I'VE COMMITTED AGAINST YOU.
  • 00:21:10.060 --> 00:21:12.030
  • AND THEN FINALLY I FORGIVE ME.
  • 00:21:12.060 --> 00:21:13.270
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES, LORD.
  • 00:21:14.000 --> 00:21:15.080
  • - I'M NOT JACOB ANYMORE.
  • 00:21:15.110 --> 00:21:17.240
  • I AM ISRAEL.
  • 00:21:17.270 --> 00:21:20.120
  • AND I DIDN'T GIVE MYSELF THAT NAME.
  • 00:21:20.150 --> 00:21:22.020
  • YOU GAVE ME THAT NAME.
  • 00:21:22.050 --> 00:21:24.060
  • FOR I'VE STRUGGLED WITH GOD AND WITH MEN AND HAVE PREVAILED.
  • 00:21:24.090 --> 00:21:29.180
  • SO FOR ANYONE WHO HAS STRUGGLE TONIGHT,
  • 00:21:29.210 --> 00:21:32.210
  • YOU ARE AN OVERCOMER.
  • 00:21:32.240 --> 00:21:34.040
  • - [AUDIENCE] YES.
  • 00:21:34.070 --> 00:21:35.050
  • - AND WE OVERCOME BY THE BLOOD OF THE LAMB
  • 00:21:35.080 --> 00:21:37.220
  • AND THE WORD OF OUR TESTIMONY.
  • 00:21:37.250 --> 00:21:41.040
  • MAY YOUR VERY BEST DAYS CRASH INTO YOUR LIFE
  • 00:21:41.070 --> 00:21:45.120
  • LIKE THESE RED BIRDS.
  • 00:21:45.150 --> 00:21:46.190
  • IF I SEE A RED BIRD TOMORROW I'MA SHOUT ALL OVER HOUSTON.
  • 00:21:46.220 --> 00:21:49.240
  • YOU HEAR ME?
  • 00:21:49.270 --> 00:21:50.230
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:21:50.260 --> 00:21:52.050
  • IF I SEE YOUR RED SOLO CUP, I'M A SHOUT.
  • 00:21:52.080 --> 00:21:54.280
  • IF I SEE KETCHUP,
  • 00:21:55.010 --> 00:21:56.000
  • I'M GOING [YELLS] GOD.
  • 00:21:56.030 --> 00:21:58.000
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING] [ALL LAUGHING]
  • 00:21:58.030 --> 00:22:06.140
  • HANDS BOWED, EYES CLOSED.
  • 00:22:06.170 --> 00:22:07.180
  • REAL QUICK, REAL QUICK, REAL QUICK.
  • 00:22:07.210 --> 00:22:09.230
  • IF YOU'RE IN HERE, YOU'VE NEVER GIVEN YOUR LIFE TO JESUS,
  • 00:22:09.260 --> 00:22:11.080
  • AND YOU NEED TO REDEDICATE YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:22:11.110 --> 00:22:14.000
  • I WANT YOU TO DO SOMETHING CRAZY.
  • 00:22:14.030 --> 00:22:15.050
  • IT'S GONNA LOOK CRAZY,
  • 00:22:15.080 --> 00:22:17.070
  • BUT THAT'S WHAT YOU DO WHEN WHO YOU WERE
  • 00:22:17.100 --> 00:22:19.240
  • IS BEING REPLACED BY WHO YOU'RE CALLED TO BE.
  • 00:22:19.270 --> 00:22:22.040
  • I WANT YOU TO LITERALLY WAVE BOTH HANDS IN THE AIR
  • 00:22:22.070 --> 00:22:25.090
  • AND WAVE THEM LIKE YOU JUST DON'T CARE.
  • 00:22:25.120 --> 00:22:27.080
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:22:27.110 --> 00:22:28.060
  • ONE, TWO, THREE, WAVE THEM,
  • 00:22:28.090 --> 00:22:29.230
  • LOOK AT THAT.
  • 00:22:29.260 --> 00:22:30.160
  • YEAH. AH, AH, AH, WAVE 'EM.
  • 00:22:30.190 --> 00:22:32.260
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:22:32.290 --> 00:22:34.000
  • LOOK AT THAT. [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:22:34.030 --> 00:22:36.260
  • LOOK AT THAT SALVATION.
  • 00:22:36.290 --> 00:22:38.220
  • KEEP WAVING, KEEP WAVING.
  • 00:22:38.250 --> 00:22:40.130
  • YOU'RE ABOUT TO GET A BOOK IN YOUR HAND.
  • 00:22:40.160 --> 00:22:41.220
  • KEEP WAVING.
  • 00:22:41.250 --> 00:22:42.170
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
  • 00:22:42.200 --> 00:22:43.200
  • OH Y'ALL COULD DO BETTER THAN THAT.
  • 00:22:43.230 --> 00:22:45.000
  • KEEP WAVING.
  • 00:22:45.030 --> 00:22:45.250
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING AND CLAPPING]
  • 00:22:45.280 --> 00:22:47.250
  • I SEE YOU BROTHER.
  • 00:22:47.280 --> 00:22:53.050
  • IF SOMEBODY IS WAVING NEXT TO YOU
  • 00:22:53.080 --> 00:22:54.260
  • JUST PAT HIM ON THE BACK, TELL THEM WELCOME TO THE FAMILY.
  • 00:22:54.290 --> 00:22:57.250
  • WELCOME TO THE FAMILY.
  • 00:22:57.280 --> 00:22:59.080
  • WELCOME TO THE FAMILY.
  • 00:22:59.110 --> 00:23:00.260
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:23:00.290 --> 00:23:02.040
  • AND IF YOU GOT ON RED TONIGHT, YOU MIGHT AS WELL SHOUT.
  • 00:23:02.070 --> 00:23:04.180
  • YOU'RE JUST IN THE HOLY GHOST.
  • 00:23:04.210 --> 00:23:06.110
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING]
  • 00:23:06.140 --> 00:23:08.160
  • IF YOU GOT ALL RED LIPSTICK, JUST SHOUT.
  • 00:23:08.190 --> 00:23:10.030
  • [AUDIENCE CHEERING] [CHUCKLES]
  • 00:23:10.060 --> 00:23:14.220
  • IF YOU GOT A BLISTER AND IT'S RED JUST PRAISE HIM.
  • 00:23:14.250 --> 00:23:16.250
  • [AUDIENCE LAUGHING]
  • 00:23:16.280 --> 00:23:18.180
  • I WANT YOU TO REPEAT THIS PRAYER WITH ME.
  • 00:23:18.210 --> 00:23:20.070
  • LORD JESUS.
  • 00:23:20.100 --> 00:23:21.050
  • - [AUDIENCE] LORD JESUS.
  • 00:23:21.080 --> 00:23:22.000
  • - I CONFESS WITH MY MOUTH.
  • 00:23:22.030 --> 00:23:23.060
  • - [AUDIENCE] I CONFESS WITH MY MOUTH.
  • 00:23:23.090 --> 00:23:24.030
  • - AND BELIEVE IN MY HEART.
  • 00:23:24.060 --> 00:23:25.020
  • - [AUDIENCE] AND BELIEVE IN MY HEART.
  • 00:23:25.050 --> 00:23:25.270
  • - THAT JESUS IS LORD.
  • 00:23:26.000 --> 00:23:26.260
  • - [AUDIENCE] THAT JESUS IS LORD.
  • 00:23:26.290 --> 00:23:27.210
  • - THANK YOU FOR THE BLOOD.
  • 00:23:27.240 --> 00:23:28.190
  • - [AUDIENCE] THANK YOU FOR THE BLOOD.
  • 00:23:28.220 --> 00:23:29.110
  • - THAT HAS SAVED ME.
  • 00:23:29.140 --> 00:23:30.090
  • - [AUDIENCE] THAT HAS SAVED ME.
  • 00:23:30.120 --> 00:23:31.040
  • - AND CHANGED MY NAME.
  • 00:23:31.070 --> 00:23:31.290
  • - [AUDIENCE] AND CHANGED MY NAME.
  • 00:23:32.020 --> 00:23:33.010
  • - AND GIVEN ME A NAME. - AND GIVEN ME A NAME.
  • 00:23:33.040 --> 00:23:34.240
  • - THAT IS ABOVE EVERY OTHER NAME.
  • 00:23:34.270 --> 00:23:36.040
  • - [AUDIENCE] THAT IS ABOVE EVERY OTHER NAME.
  • 00:23:36.070 --> 00:23:37.020
  • - BECAUSE MY NAME. - BECAUSE MY NAME.
  • 00:23:37.050 --> 00:23:38.220
  • - IS NOW CONNECTED. - IS NOW CONNECTED.
  • 00:23:38.250 --> 00:23:40.170
  • - TO JESUS CHRIST. - TO JESUS CHRIST.
  • 00:23:40.200 --> 00:23:42.120
  • - THANK YOU LORD. - THANK YOU LORD.
  • 00:23:42.150 --> 00:23:43.250
  • - I HEAR THE SOUND, - I HEAR THE SOUND.
  • 00:23:43.280 --> 00:23:45.130
  • - OF A MIGHTY RAIN. - OF A MIGHTY RAIN.
  • 00:23:45.160 --> 00:23:47.020
  • - YOU ARE MY LORD, - YOU ARE MY LORD,
  • 00:23:47.050 --> 00:23:48.170
  • - AND MY SAVIOR. - AND MY SAVIOR.
  • 00:23:48.200 --> 00:23:49.210
  • - IN YOUR NAME JESUS. - IN YOUR NAME JESUS.
  • 00:23:49.240 --> 00:23:52.040
  • - AMEN.
  • 00:23:52.070 --> 00:23:52.280
  • - [AUDIENCE] AMEN.
  • 00:23:53.010 --> 00:23:54.010
  • - I WANT YOU TO KNOW IF YOU PRAYED THAT PRAYER
  • 00:23:54.040 --> 00:23:55.040
  • FOR THE FIRST TIME, YOU JUST GOT SAVED.
  • 00:23:55.070 --> 00:23:57.160
  • [AUDIENCE CLAPPING]
  • 00:23:57.190 --> 00:23:58.280
  • INSIDE EACH OF US IS A DESIRE TO WIN
  • 00:23:59.010 --> 00:24:01.150
  • AND OVERCOME OBSTACLES HINDERING US
  • 00:24:01.180 --> 00:24:03.120
  • FROM LIVING OUR BEST LIVES.
  • 00:24:03.150 --> 00:24:05.180
  • THAT DESIRE COMES DIRECTLY FROM GOD
  • 00:24:05.210 --> 00:24:07.200
  • WHO HAS SET YOU UP FOR VICTORY
  • 00:24:07.230 --> 00:24:09.150
  • BECAUSE OF WHAT JESUS CHRIST DID.
  • 00:24:09.180 --> 00:24:12.030
  • YET IN OUR EVERYDAY LIVES,
  • 00:24:12.060 --> 00:24:13.200
  • WE SOMETIMES FIND OURSELVES LIVING
  • 00:24:13.230 --> 00:24:15.200
  • IN A DIFFERENT REALITY AS WE STRUGGLE
  • 00:24:15.230 --> 00:24:18.210
  • TO MAKE ANY PROGRESS IN CERTAIN AREAS.
  • 00:24:18.240 --> 00:24:22.120
  • AND IF YOU FOUND YOURSELF IN THIS SITUATION LIKE ME,
  • 00:24:22.150 --> 00:24:25.220
  • PLEASE DON'T DESPAIR.
  • 00:24:25.250 --> 00:24:28.030
  • DO NOT TAKE ON A VICTIM MENTALITY
  • 00:24:28.060 --> 00:24:30.250
  • BECAUSE GOD'S VERDICT FOR YOUR LIFE, IS VICTORY,
  • 00:24:30.280 --> 00:24:33.160
  • AND HE'S NOT CHANGING HIS MIND ABOUT YOU.
  • 00:24:33.190 --> 00:24:36.250
  • SO TO HELP STIR UP THE WARRIOR IN YOU.
  • 00:24:36.280 --> 00:24:39.150
  • I WANNA SEND YOU MY NEWEST SERIES ENTITLED STAND STRONG.
  • 00:24:39.180 --> 00:24:44.120
  • I'M TELLING YOU, THE MOMENT YOU DECIDE TO DRAW CLOSE TO GOD
  • 00:24:44.150 --> 00:24:48.070
  • AND NOT SETTLE FOR LESS THAN WHAT HE'S PROMISED,
  • 00:24:48.100 --> 00:24:51.060
  • YOU'LL DISCOVER YOU HAVE ALL OF HEAVEN BACKING YOU UP.
  • 00:24:51.090 --> 00:24:55.020
  • SO DO ME A FAVOR.
  • 00:24:55.050 --> 00:24:56.080
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  • YOU NEED THIS SERIES IN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:25:02.040 --> 00:25:06.140
  • - [ANNOUNCER] THERE COMES A TIME WHEN ENOUGH IS ENOUGH.
  • 00:25:06.170 --> 00:25:09.090
  • WHEN THE SITUATIONS YOU FACE
  • 00:25:09.120 --> 00:25:10.270
  • AND THE PRESSURES FROM THE PAST
  • 00:25:11.000 --> 00:25:12.250
  • BRING YOU TO A MOMENT OF DECISION.
  • 00:25:12.280 --> 00:25:15.170
  • GOD DID NOT CREATE YOU FOR DEFEAT,
  • 00:25:15.200 --> 00:25:17.280
  • TO BE PUSHED BACK BY DARK OPPOSITION.
  • 00:25:18.010 --> 00:25:20.120
  • GOD HAS GIVEN YOU THE ABILITY
  • 00:25:20.150 --> 00:25:22.060
  • TO STAND IN THE LIGHT OF HIS PROMISES
  • 00:25:22.090 --> 00:25:24.230
  • AND MOVE CONFIDENTLY TOWARD LIFE CHANGING VICTORY.
  • 00:25:24.260 --> 00:25:28.030
  • IN HIS BRAND NEW SERIES STAND STRONG
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  • WIN THE BATTLE BEFORE IT STARTS.
  • 00:25:30.160 --> 00:25:32.160
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY HIGHLIGHTS THE TRUTH
  • 00:25:32.190 --> 00:25:34.280
  • THAT GOD WANTS YOU TO FREE
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  • FROM THE POLE OF THE DESIRES OF AN OLD
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  • UNRENEWED WAY OF THINKING
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  • AND EXPERIENCE THE JOY OF LIVING OUT YOUR NEW IDENTITY
  • 00:25:40.190 --> 00:25:43.180
  • IN CHRIST, IN BOLDNESS AND STRENGTH.
  • 00:25:43.210 --> 00:25:47.010
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  • 00:25:47.040 --> 00:25:49.140
  • I'VE GONE THROUGH ENOUGH.
  • 00:25:49.170 --> 00:25:50.160
  • I'VE PRAYED ENOUGH.
  • 00:25:50.190 --> 00:25:51.250
  • I'VE BEEN IN THE SPIRIT.
  • 00:25:51.280 --> 00:25:53.040
  • I'VE BEEN WORSHIPING, TRY ME.
  • 00:25:53.070 --> 00:25:54.270
  • [AUDIENCE SHOUTING]
  • 00:25:55.000 --> 00:25:55.290
  • YOU DON'T HAVE PERMISSION TO COME IN MY HOUSE.
  • 00:25:56.020 --> 00:25:58.040
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  • AND CONVENIENTLY ONLINE
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  • TO SHARE A GIFT AND REQUEST YOUR COPY OF STAND STRONG.
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  • NO MATTER WHAT YOU'RE FACING,
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  • JESUS HAS FOUGHT AND WON THE BATTLE FOR YOU
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  • THROUGH HIS SACRIFICE ON THE CROSS.
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  • YOU CAN IN HIM OVERCOME ANY STRUGGLE.
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  • STAND STRONG CALL, CLICK OR WRITE TO TBN RIGHT NOW.
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  • - YOU KNOW, I'VE ALWAYS LIKED MESSAGES
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  • LIKE THE ONE YOU JUST HEARD.
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  • SEE 'CAUSE WHEN WE'RE FACING OPPOSITION,
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  • WE NEED TO BE REMINDED THAT GOD HAS SET US UP FOR VICTORY.
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  • WE NEED TO BE REMINDED OF THAT EVEN MORE
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  • WHEN IT LOOKS LIKE WE'RE LOSING.
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  • REGARDLESS OF WHAT AREA YOU'RE DEALING WITH.
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  • MAYBE IT'S OVERCOMING SOME SORT OF ADDICTION
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  • OR GETTING YOUR FINANCES IN ORDER.
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  • GOD HAS A WAY FOR YOU TO COME OUT ON TOP.
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  • I PRAY IN THE DAYS AHEAD, HE WILL OPEN YOUR EYES
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  • TO SEE GLORIOUS THINGS IN HIS WORD
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  • AND THAT YOU WILL COME TO KNOW HIM
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  • AS THE GOD OF BREAKTHROUGH,
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  • THE AREA YOU NEED IT MOST.
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  • PRAISE GOD.
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  • I'LL SEE YOU RIGHT HERE ON THE NEXT JOHN GRAVES WORLD.
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