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September 12, 2019
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Kingdom Connection with Jentezen Franklin

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  • - Seems like that
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  • when people are afraid,
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  • they look for a cave to hide in.
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  • The first reference of a cave
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  • in the Bible is when Lot
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  • came out of Sodom and Gomorrah.
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  • He had obeyed God.
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  • He had done
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  • what God told him to do.
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  • But once he got outside,
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  • because his wife turned
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  • and turned back --
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  • was turned
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  • into a pillar of salt --
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  • the Bible said that he began
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  • to waiver in his faith.
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  • He began to question
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  • the decision that he made.
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  • He became depressed,
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  • afraid, discouraged.
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  • And he found a cave at Zoar,
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  • and he went in it.
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  • And he got drunk
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  • in that cave.
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  • His world was caving in,
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  • and he found a dark place
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  • because he was afraid,
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  • and he was worried,
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  • and he was defeated.
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  • Fear will drive you in a cave.
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  • Fear is faith in the enemy.
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  • Fear is false evidence
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  • appearing real.
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  • Fear is a dark room where you
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  • develop your negatives.
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  • Fear will paralyze
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  • us from our purpose.
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  • Fear will blur our reality
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  • of a living, powerful God.
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  • Fear will cause the devil
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  • to have a square dance.
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  • He loves it when you become
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  • fearful and enter
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  • into a cave of fear,
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  • worry, depression, darkness,
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  • and discouragement.
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  • David ran into a cave
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  • and there he gathered men,
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  • 300 men, who were in debt,
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  • discouraged, and discontent.
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  • They all gathered
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  • and became cavemen
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  • and lived in a cave.
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  • You've got all those people
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  • who were defeated
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  • and they lived
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  • in a cave together.
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  • And there he hid from Saul.
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  • Hid in fear from Saul's army
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  • that was trying to kill him.
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  • It seems like over, and over,
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  • and over in the Bible,
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  • when people were in trouble --
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  • when God's people,
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  • the Israelites,
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  • were being invaded
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  • by the Philistines
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  • or some other alien nation --
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  • that they would run.
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  • The Bible says of Gideon's time
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  • that the people of God
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  • hid themselves in the caves
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  • and in the dens
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  • in fear and trembling.
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  • The normal reaction
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  • when people are afraid
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  • is to hide in a cave.
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  • The same is true for us today.
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  • Of course, not a physical cave.
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  • But there are emotional caves,
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  • and caves of depression,
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  • and caves of isolation.
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  • That when we get hurt,
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  • when something happens,
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  • we retreat, and we cave.
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  • Cave in, and go into
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  • that dark place,
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  • and live there isolated
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  • among ourselves.
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  • There are two great dangers
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  • about caves.
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  • Joshua 10:16 tells the story
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  • of how that Joshua
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  • defeated five armies,
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  • but the five kings
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  • of those armies
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  • went and hid in a cave.
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  • And when Joshua heard
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  • that they were hiding
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  • in the cave,
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  • he commanded that a large stone
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  • be rolled in front of the cave.
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  • Now I want you to listen
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  • carefully because
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  • the hiding place
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  • has now transformed
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  • into a prison.
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  • If you retreat and hide
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  • in a cave long enough,
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  • it will become a prison.
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  • Now the hiding place
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  • was a prison.
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  • I know what it is to be hurt.
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  • I know what it is to go through
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  • hard things and rejection.
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  • All of us do.
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  • But the enemy wants you
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  • to take what has happened
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  • and go into a hiding place.
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  • And if you don't get over it,
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  • and if you stay
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  • offended and hurt,
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  • then that hiding place
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  • will become
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  • more than a hiding place.
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  • Emotionally for you,
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  • it will become a prison.
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  • And once it becomes a prison,
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  • here's the critical thing.
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  • Then there came a time
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  • when Joshua called them out,
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  • and he hung those five kings.
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  • And then he did
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  • something strange.
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  • He took their bodies
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  • and threw it in the same cave.
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  • Notice that if you don't
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  • come out of the place
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  • of past hurt,
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  • it will become a prison.
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  • And if you stay
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  • there long enough,
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  • it won't just become a prison,
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  • but it will become a grave.
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  • If you don't let go
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  • of what happened,
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  • the cave will become a grave.
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  • If you carry
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  • an unforgiving spirit,
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  • an unforgiving attitude,
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  • an unforgiving mouth --
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  • because that's where
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  • it shows up --
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  • then it will become a grave
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  • to God's plan.
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  • To God's purpose.
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  • It will become a grave
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  • to relationships.
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  • It will become a grave
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  • to your dreams
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  • and the call of God
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  • on your life.
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  • Obadiah feared the Lord greatly,
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  • the Bible said, and he took --
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  • in the time that Jezebel
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  • and Ahab were killing
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  • all of the prophets,
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  • he hid 100 of them in a cave.
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  • And Elijah showed up and said,
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  • "What are you doing
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  • in the cave?"
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  • Elijah had a different attitude.
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  • He said the preachers --
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  • in a time when sin is rampant
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  • in our nation, why are the --
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  • where are the preachers?
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  • And they said shh.
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  • We're in a cave.
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  • Elijah understood
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  • that a silent preacher
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  • is no better
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  • than a dead one
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  • We can't afford
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  • to be so diplomatic
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  • that we don't disturb
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  • our generation
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  • by preaching the truth
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  • in a dark and dying world.
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  • Elijah says, y'all can stay
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  • in the cave if you want to,
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  • but God has not called me
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  • to live in a cave.
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  • I'm going to confront Ahab.
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  • And he went and confronted Ahab,
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  • and he said meet me
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  • on Mount Carmel.
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  • And the 400 prophets of Baal
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  • go up to Mount Carmel,
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  • and Elijah prays.
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  • And the God who answers
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  • by fire sent fire
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  • and consumed the altar,
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  • and he slew the false prophets
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  • and started revival
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  • in the nation.
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  • A cave can be an attitude.
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  • A cave can be
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  • an intimidation.
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  • Afraid.
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  • Those prophets
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  • were afraid and fearful.
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  • They were intimidated
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  • at the name Jezebel and Ahab.
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  • God is calling us in this hour
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  • to not live in caves of fear.
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  • Live in caves of worry
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  • and dark depression.
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  • But to come out of that cave
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  • before that cave
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  • becomes a prison
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  • and that prison becomes a grave.
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  • We cannot afford
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  • to live in a cave.
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  • Moses was called to bring
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  • God's people out of Egypt.
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  • And he felt the stirring
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  • of that call
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  • when he saw an Egyptian
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  • beating an Israelite,
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  • and he got involved
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  • and accidently
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  • killed the Egyptian.
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  • And he was shoved out,
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  • so to speak,
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  • into the wilderness.
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  • And there he lived
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  • in a cave as a shepherd.
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  • And there's a scripture
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  • that says these very words.
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  • After 40 years,
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  • he had resolved in his mind --
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  • I tried, and I failed,
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  • and I'm not going
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  • to try anymore.
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  • He was living in a cave.
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  • A cave.
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  • And the scripture said
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  • that he made this statement.
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  • The Bible says he was content.
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  • After 40 years of shepherding,
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  • he gave up on the call.
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  • Gave up on the dream.
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  • Gave up on the purpose
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  • that God had on his life,
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  • and he became content.
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  • I want to tell you
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  • a cuss word in Christianity.
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  • It's content.
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  • The moment you become content,
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  • that ought to be like
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  • a cuss word to Christians.
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  • It ought to be foul language.
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  • You can never afford to enter
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  • into the cave of contentment
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  • that says I don't want any more.
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  • Just leave me alone.
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  • Let somebody else do it.
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  • I'm fine to come to church,
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  • but I don't want
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  • any more from God.
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  • He settled down.
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  • He said let somebody else do it.
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  • Let somebody else fight
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  • that battle.
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  • I'm tired.
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  • I've tried to bring unity
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  • and peace, and nothing happened.
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  • But while he was in that cave --
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  • just before his cave
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  • became a grave
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  • to his purpose and his destiny,
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  • God lit up a bush.
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  • God sent a fire.
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  • And that fire purged his spirit.
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  • I am here today to say to you
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  • that you have to come out
  • 00:10:04.220 --> 00:10:05.260
  • of that cave of failure.
  • 00:10:05.290 --> 00:10:08.290
  • Come out of that cave
  • 00:10:08.290 --> 00:10:09.280
  • of sadness.
  • 00:10:09.280 --> 00:10:11.210
  • Come out of that cave
  • 00:10:11.210 --> 00:10:12.290
  • of sorrow.
  • 00:10:12.290 --> 00:10:14.250
  • Come out of that cave
  • 00:10:14.250 --> 00:10:16.050
  • of an unforgiving spirit.
  • 00:10:16.050 --> 00:10:18.180
  • Come out of it.
  • 00:10:18.180 --> 00:10:19.220
  • You're called to greater things
  • 00:10:19.220 --> 00:10:21.080
  • and higher things
  • 00:10:21.080 --> 00:10:22.260
  • than to isolate yourself
  • 00:10:22.260 --> 00:10:24.230
  • and live less than what God
  • 00:10:24.230 --> 00:10:26.110
  • has planned for your life.
  • 00:10:26.110 --> 00:10:29.080
  • I guess what I'm trying
  • 00:10:29.080 --> 00:10:30.190
  • to say to you is I want you
  • 00:10:30.190 --> 00:10:32.090
  • to come out of the cave.
  • 00:10:32.090 --> 00:10:34.200
  • The cave is what the enemy
  • 00:10:34.200 --> 00:10:36.250
  • wants to become a prison.
  • 00:10:36.250 --> 00:10:39.010
  • And then the cave will become
  • 00:10:39.010 --> 00:10:40.120
  • a grave to all that God
  • 00:10:40.120 --> 00:10:42.070
  • has for you.
  • 00:10:42.070 --> 00:10:44.160
  • And we're not called
  • 00:10:44.160 --> 00:10:45.090
  • to live in caves.
  • 00:10:45.090 --> 00:10:47.230
  • Caves get emptied
  • 00:10:47.230 --> 00:10:49.080
  • of their occupants
  • 00:10:49.080 --> 00:10:50.130
  • when Jesus shows up.
  • 00:10:50.130 --> 00:10:53.130
  • In John 11,
  • 00:10:53.130 --> 00:10:55.050
  • Lazarus was bound
  • 00:10:55.050 --> 00:10:57.000
  • hand and foot,
  • 00:10:57.000 --> 00:10:58.110
  • dead three days,
  • 00:10:58.110 --> 00:10:59.150
  • and put in a cave.
  • 00:10:59.150 --> 00:11:01.150
  • And they had put the stone
  • 00:11:01.150 --> 00:11:02.180
  • in front of the cave.
  • 00:11:02.180 --> 00:11:04.030
  • But Jesus walked up to the cave
  • 00:11:04.030 --> 00:11:06.110
  • and said Lazarus,
  • 00:11:06.110 --> 00:11:08.100
  • come forth.
  • 00:11:08.100 --> 00:11:09.200
  • And I believe God
  • 00:11:09.200 --> 00:11:10.170
  • has sent me today
  • 00:11:10.170 --> 00:11:11.260
  • to those of you watching
  • 00:11:11.260 --> 00:11:13.040
  • by television.
  • 00:11:13.040 --> 00:11:14.010
  • To those of you in Gwinnett.
  • 00:11:14.010 --> 00:11:15.190
  • To those of you here
  • 00:11:15.190 --> 00:11:16.130
  • in Gainesville.
  • 00:11:16.130 --> 00:11:17.040
  • Spartanburg.
  • 00:11:17.040 --> 00:11:17.200
  • Orange County.
  • 00:11:17.200 --> 00:11:18.180
  • Wherever you're watching
  • 00:11:18.180 --> 00:11:19.250
  • this on the internet,
  • 00:11:19.250 --> 00:11:21.010
  • I hear the Lord say speak it,
  • 00:11:21.010 --> 00:11:23.080
  • and I'll back it up.
  • 00:11:23.080 --> 00:11:24.160
  • It's time for you to come out
  • 00:11:24.160 --> 00:11:26.180
  • of the cave of past hurts.
  • 00:11:26.180 --> 00:11:28.170
  • It's time for you
  • 00:11:28.170 --> 00:11:29.280
  • to come out of the cave
  • 00:11:29.280 --> 00:11:30.280
  • of fear and intimidation.
  • 00:11:30.280 --> 00:11:33.160
  • To do what God
  • 00:11:33.160 --> 00:11:34.110
  • has called you to do.
  • 00:11:34.110 --> 00:11:35.220
  • And He's saying
  • 00:11:35.220 --> 00:11:36.110
  • come out of the cave.
  • 00:11:37.130 --> 00:11:40.130
  • Because I've got life for you.
  • 00:11:40.130 --> 00:11:43.080
  • I've got freedom for you.
  • 00:11:43.130 --> 00:11:46.130
  • What gives Christianity
  • 00:11:46.130 --> 00:11:48.010
  • power to transform lives
  • 00:11:48.060 --> 00:11:51.060
  • is Jesus wouldn't stay
  • 00:11:51.060 --> 00:11:52.210
  • in His cave.
  • 00:11:52.210 --> 00:11:55.210
  • Everybody take a praise break
  • 00:11:55.210 --> 00:11:57.110
  • When Jesus came out
  • 00:12:09.030 --> 00:12:10.040
  • of that cave,
  • 00:12:10.040 --> 00:12:11.080
  • He had the keys
  • 00:12:11.080 --> 00:12:12.090
  • of death and of hell.
  • 00:12:13.040 --> 00:12:16.040
  • That's why that addiction
  • 00:12:16.040 --> 00:12:16.290
  • can't hold you.
  • 00:12:16.290 --> 00:12:18.050
  • Because He has the keys.
  • 00:12:18.050 --> 00:12:20.280
  • He unlocks prison doors,
  • 00:12:20.280 --> 00:12:23.010
  • and He rolls stones away,
  • 00:12:23.010 --> 00:12:25.020
  • and He calls the dead
  • 00:12:25.020 --> 00:12:26.080
  • back to life.
  • 00:12:26.080 --> 00:12:27.160
  • Your marriage
  • 00:12:27.160 --> 00:12:27.290
  • doesn't have to live
  • 00:12:27.290 --> 00:12:29.020
  • in a cave of past hurt.
  • 00:12:29.020 --> 00:12:31.060
  • Somebody made a stupid choice.
  • 00:12:31.060 --> 00:12:33.080
  • Somebody did something dumb.
  • 00:12:33.080 --> 00:12:35.110
  • Somebody messed everything up,
  • 00:12:35.110 --> 00:12:37.190
  • and the enemy wants you to live
  • 00:12:37.190 --> 00:12:38.270
  • in that cave of hurt.
  • 00:12:38.270 --> 00:12:40.150
  • That cave of anger.
  • 00:12:40.150 --> 00:12:42.070
  • That cave of bitterness.
  • 00:12:42.070 --> 00:12:44.060
  • But Jesus is saying
  • 00:12:44.060 --> 00:12:45.250
  • come out of the cave.
  • 00:12:45.250 --> 00:12:47.040
  • It's over.
  • 00:12:47.040 --> 00:12:48.140
  • I decree a new thing
  • 00:12:48.140 --> 00:12:49.190
  • in your life,
  • 00:12:49.190 --> 00:12:50.170
  • and you can be healed
  • 00:12:50.170 --> 00:12:53.030
  • from the pain of the past.
  • 00:12:53.090 --> 00:12:56.090
  • Get out of that cave.
  • 00:12:56.090 --> 00:12:58.160
  • The power of the church
  • 00:12:58.160 --> 00:13:00.180
  • is an empty cave.
  • 00:13:00.180 --> 00:13:02.170
  • An empty tomb.
  • 00:13:02.250 --> 00:13:05.250
  • I think that the story
  • 00:13:05.250 --> 00:13:07.190
  • of Gideon is so critical
  • 00:13:07.190 --> 00:13:10.150
  • because God called him
  • 00:13:10.150 --> 00:13:12.060
  • when he was in a cave.
  • 00:13:12.060 --> 00:13:14.130
  • I love that about God.
  • 00:13:14.130 --> 00:13:15.280
  • He doesn't wait
  • 00:13:15.280 --> 00:13:16.160
  • until we get strong to whisper
  • 00:13:16.160 --> 00:13:19.030
  • great dreams in our ear.
  • 00:13:19.030 --> 00:13:21.180
  • He doesn't wait
  • 00:13:21.180 --> 00:13:22.020
  • until we have tons of money
  • 00:13:22.020 --> 00:13:24.000
  • and power when He says
  • 00:13:24.000 --> 00:13:25.150
  • you're going to do this,
  • 00:13:25.150 --> 00:13:26.150
  • and I'm going --
  • 00:13:26.150 --> 00:13:27.050
  • it's going --
  • 00:13:27.050 --> 00:13:28.010
  • He tells you
  • 00:13:28.010 --> 00:13:28.180
  • when you're in your dark cave.
  • 00:13:29.060 --> 00:13:32.060
  • He whispered to Gideon,
  • 00:13:32.060 --> 00:13:33.200
  • you are a mighty man of valor.
  • 00:13:35.230 --> 00:13:38.230
  • You know what you need
  • 00:13:38.230 --> 00:13:39.130
  • when you get a word from hell?
  • 00:13:39.130 --> 00:13:41.230
  • You need a word from Heaven.
  • 00:13:41.230 --> 00:13:43.180
  • And he's in the cave,
  • 00:13:43.180 --> 00:13:45.110
  • and he's afraid,
  • 00:13:45.110 --> 00:13:46.110
  • and God calls him.
  • 00:13:46.110 --> 00:13:48.040
  • He says, you are a mighty
  • 00:13:48.040 --> 00:13:50.170
  • man of valor.
  • 00:13:50.170 --> 00:13:52.160
  • And he's sitting
  • 00:13:52.160 --> 00:13:53.040
  • in a cave, trembling.
  • 00:13:53.250 --> 00:13:56.250
  • God does not speak
  • 00:13:56.250 --> 00:13:58.180
  • to present pain.
  • 00:13:58.180 --> 00:14:00.130
  • He speaks to future potential.
  • 00:14:02.210 --> 00:14:05.210
  • But there's something
  • 00:14:05.210 --> 00:14:06.050
  • that I noticed about that story
  • 00:14:06.050 --> 00:14:07.260
  • that I'd never seen before.
  • 00:14:07.260 --> 00:14:10.130
  • The Bible said
  • 00:14:10.130 --> 00:14:12.050
  • that Gideon sent home
  • 00:14:12.050 --> 00:14:13.100
  • all of those who were afraid.
  • 00:14:13.100 --> 00:14:15.110
  • And he was with 300 men.
  • 00:14:15.110 --> 00:14:17.190
  • And God said
  • 00:14:17.190 --> 00:14:19.260
  • tell them to take a lamp,
  • 00:14:20.200 --> 00:14:23.200
  • a glass pitcher with a torch --
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  • a light --
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  • and a trumpet.
  • 00:14:26.230 --> 00:14:29.050
  • Surround the enemy.
  • 00:14:30.060 --> 00:14:33.060
  • And when I tell you,
  • 00:14:33.060 --> 00:14:35.250
  • break the glass,
  • 00:14:35.250 --> 00:14:37.100
  • let the light shine,
  • 00:14:37.100 --> 00:14:39.160
  • and blow the trumpet.
  • 00:14:39.160 --> 00:14:41.020
  • And then shout.
  • 00:14:41.020 --> 00:14:43.010
  • And listen to what
  • 00:14:43.010 --> 00:14:43.210
  • He said shout.
  • 00:14:43.210 --> 00:14:44.290
  • The sword of the Lord
  • 00:14:45.120 --> 00:14:48.120
  • and Gideon.
  • 00:14:48.120 --> 00:14:50.040
  • What's wrong with that story?
  • 00:14:50.040 --> 00:14:52.170
  • Gideon didn't have a sword.
  • 00:14:54.160 --> 00:14:57.160
  • The Bible just told you
  • 00:14:57.160 --> 00:14:58.220
  • all he had was a torch,
  • 00:14:58.220 --> 00:15:01.090
  • a glass pitcher, and a trumpet.
  • 00:15:01.230 --> 00:15:04.230
  • But God said
  • 00:15:04.230 --> 00:15:05.090
  • there's going to be victory.
  • 00:15:05.090 --> 00:15:07.230
  • It's coming out of the cave.
  • 00:15:08.110 --> 00:15:11.110
  • And a bunch of cave people
  • 00:15:11.110 --> 00:15:12.210
  • are going to come out
  • 00:15:12.210 --> 00:15:13.140
  • of what they've been hiding in,
  • 00:15:13.140 --> 00:15:15.060
  • and they're going to go out.
  • 00:15:15.060 --> 00:15:16.120
  • And I'm going to give them
  • 00:15:16.120 --> 00:15:17.140
  • a victory
  • 00:15:17.140 --> 00:15:17.280
  • by the sword of the Lord
  • 00:15:17.280 --> 00:15:19.150
  • and the sword of Gideon.
  • 00:15:19.150 --> 00:15:22.010
  • Here's what I want you
  • 00:15:22.010 --> 00:15:22.230
  • to understand.
  • 00:15:22.230 --> 00:15:24.070
  • In Jewish thought,
  • 00:15:24.070 --> 00:15:26.250
  • it means this.
  • 00:15:26.250 --> 00:15:27.280
  • That the Word of God
  • 00:15:27.280 --> 00:15:29.000
  • is a two-edged sword.
  • 00:15:29.090 --> 00:15:32.090
  • And when it goes out
  • 00:15:32.090 --> 00:15:33.150
  • of God's mouth,
  • 00:15:33.150 --> 00:15:35.290
  • that's a sword with one edge.
  • 00:15:37.170 --> 00:15:40.170
  • But what you say
  • 00:15:40.170 --> 00:15:42.280
  • is the two-edged sword.
  • 00:15:43.240 --> 00:15:46.240
  • So the point is simply this.
  • 00:15:46.280 --> 00:15:49.280
  • You have to speak what God says
  • 00:15:50.160 --> 00:15:53.160
  • if you're going to come out
  • 00:15:53.160 --> 00:15:54.100
  • of the cave and do
  • 00:15:54.100 --> 00:15:56.020
  • what God says.
  • 00:15:56.020 --> 00:15:58.090
  • You have to speak
  • 00:15:58.090 --> 00:15:59.190
  • what He speaks.
  • 00:15:59.190 --> 00:16:01.050
  • It's got an edge,
  • 00:16:01.050 --> 00:16:03.020
  • and it's a sword with an edge
  • 00:16:03.020 --> 00:16:06.020
  • when He speaks it.
  • 00:16:06.020 --> 00:16:07.100
  • But what makes it
  • 00:16:07.100 --> 00:16:07.270
  • a two-edged sword
  • 00:16:07.270 --> 00:16:09.070
  • is when you speak
  • 00:16:09.070 --> 00:16:10.120
  • what He speaks.
  • 00:16:10.120 --> 00:16:12.270
  • So I just simply say
  • 00:16:13.000 --> 00:16:16.000
  • what God says.
  • 00:16:16.000 --> 00:16:18.100
  • I am the righteousness
  • 00:16:18.100 --> 00:16:20.230
  • of God in Christ Jesus.
  • 00:16:22.050 --> 00:16:25.050
  • I am the head
  • 00:16:25.050 --> 00:16:28.030
  • and not the tail.
  • 00:16:28.030 --> 00:16:29.220
  • Above only and not beneath.
  • 00:16:30.090 --> 00:16:33.090
  • I am blessed.
  • 00:16:33.090 --> 00:16:35.220
  • I am highly favored.
  • 00:16:35.220 --> 00:16:38.130
  • Because God said it.
  • 00:16:38.130 --> 00:16:40.040
  • And that's one sword.
  • 00:16:40.040 --> 00:16:41.140
  • But when I say it,
  • 00:16:41.140 --> 00:16:42.150
  • it's a two-edged sword.
  • 00:16:42.150 --> 00:16:44.010
  • And the Lord is going
  • 00:16:44.010 --> 00:16:45.220
  • to give victory
  • 00:16:45.220 --> 00:16:47.010
  • by the sword
  • 00:16:47.010 --> 00:16:47.240
  • of the Lord and Gideon.
  • 00:16:50.040 --> 00:16:53.040
  • What are you saying?
  • 00:16:53.040 --> 00:16:55.140
  • You need to say,
  • 00:16:55.140 --> 00:16:56.170
  • in all of these things,
  • 00:16:56.170 --> 00:16:59.020
  • we are more than conquerors
  • 00:16:59.020 --> 00:17:00.280
  • through Christ.
  • 00:17:00.280 --> 00:17:02.130
  • You need to say,
  • 00:17:02.130 --> 00:17:03.070
  • when you're in your
  • 00:17:03.070 --> 00:17:04.090
  • darkest cave,
  • 00:17:04.090 --> 00:17:05.230
  • "I'm coming out."
  • 00:17:05.230 --> 00:17:07.250
  • God has not called me
  • 00:17:07.250 --> 00:17:09.090
  • to a spirit of fear,
  • 00:17:09.090 --> 00:17:11.180
  • but He has called me
  • 00:17:11.180 --> 00:17:13.000
  • to higher ground.
  • 00:17:13.000 --> 00:17:14.180
  • And I have the sword of the Lord
  • 00:17:14.180 --> 00:17:17.130
  • and the sword of Jentezen,
  • 00:17:17.130 --> 00:17:19.110
  • and I refuse to let the enemy
  • 00:17:19.110 --> 00:17:21.290
  • get me to talk something
  • 00:17:21.290 --> 00:17:23.120
  • different than what God
  • 00:17:23.120 --> 00:17:25.020
  • is saying.
  • 00:17:25.020 --> 00:17:27.010
  • I am free.
  • 00:17:27.010 --> 00:17:28.230
  • I am delivered.
  • 00:17:28.230 --> 00:17:30.290
  • I am clean.
  • 00:17:30.290 --> 00:17:32.240
  • I am holy.
  • 00:17:32.240 --> 00:17:34.070
  • I am a child
  • 00:17:34.070 --> 00:17:35.170
  • of the Most High God.
  • 00:17:35.170 --> 00:17:38.050
  • Somebody thank Him
  • 00:17:38.050 --> 00:17:39.250
  • that there's power
  • 00:17:39.250 --> 00:17:40.160
  • to get you out of the cave
  • 00:17:40.160 --> 00:17:43.010
  • when this book
  • 00:17:43.010 --> 00:17:44.150
  • gets in your mouth.
  • 00:17:47.050 --> 00:17:50.050
  • And I just feel like
  • 00:17:50.050 --> 00:17:51.080
  • there's a lot of people
  • 00:17:51.080 --> 00:17:53.160
  • who have been held captive
  • 00:17:53.160 --> 00:17:54.290
  • in caves of past hurt,
  • 00:17:55.150 --> 00:17:58.150
  • isolation, divorce,
  • 00:18:02.060 --> 00:18:05.060
  • mistrust, deceit, lies.
  • 00:18:05.080 --> 00:18:08.080
  • Somebody hurt you so deeply
  • 00:18:08.080 --> 00:18:10.060
  • that you caved in,
  • 00:18:10.060 --> 00:18:11.280
  • and you've been there
  • 00:18:11.280 --> 00:18:13.100
  • a long time.
  • 00:18:13.100 --> 00:18:14.090
  • Grief.
  • 00:18:14.090 --> 00:18:16.040
  • Hurt.
  • 00:18:16.230 --> 00:18:19.230
  • And while you were there,
  • 00:18:19.230 --> 00:18:20.220
  • maybe even bankruptcy.
  • 00:18:21.270 --> 00:18:24.270
  • You failed.
  • 00:18:24.270 --> 00:18:26.000
  • So just live in that cave
  • 00:18:26.000 --> 00:18:27.170
  • and become content
  • 00:18:27.170 --> 00:18:28.190
  • with a lesser life.
  • 00:18:28.190 --> 00:18:30.160
  • That is not God's will for you.
  • 00:18:32.050 --> 00:18:35.050
  • God's will for you --
  • 00:18:35.050 --> 00:18:36.190
  • if you're a widow,
  • 00:18:36.190 --> 00:18:37.270
  • if you've been divorced,
  • 00:18:37.270 --> 00:18:38.240
  • if you've been bankrupt,
  • 00:18:38.240 --> 00:18:40.070
  • if you've been hurt,
  • 00:18:40.070 --> 00:18:41.160
  • if you've been broken,
  • 00:18:41.160 --> 00:18:43.000
  • God's will for you
  • 00:18:43.000 --> 00:18:44.250
  • is not to live in the pain
  • 00:18:44.250 --> 00:18:47.020
  • of the past.
  • 00:18:47.020 --> 00:18:48.000
  • Make that cave a prison
  • 00:18:48.000 --> 00:18:49.220
  • and sooner or later,
  • 00:18:49.220 --> 00:18:50.270
  • that cave will become
  • 00:18:50.270 --> 00:18:52.060
  • a grave for you.
  • 00:18:52.060 --> 00:18:54.000
  • Your hope, your dreams,
  • 00:18:54.000 --> 00:18:56.100
  • your joy will die in that cave
  • 00:18:57.190 --> 00:19:00.210
  • that has become a grave.
  • 00:19:00.230 --> 00:19:03.230
  • But I hear the Lord saying,
  • 00:19:03.230 --> 00:19:05.050
  • call them out.
  • 00:19:05.050 --> 00:19:08.030
  • Tell all the cave dwellers,
  • 00:19:08.030 --> 00:19:09.190
  • come out.
  • 00:19:09.250 --> 00:19:12.250
  • Come out, wherever you are.
  • 00:19:14.000 --> 00:19:17.000
  • Roll the stone away.
  • 00:19:17.000 --> 00:19:19.100
  • Take the death clothes off.
  • 00:19:19.100 --> 00:19:21.290
  • Get a smile back on your face.
  • 00:19:21.290 --> 00:19:24.200
  • Stand up on your hind legs
  • 00:19:25.050 --> 00:19:28.050
  • and say, I will live
  • 00:19:28.050 --> 00:19:30.090
  • and not die.
  • 00:19:30.090 --> 00:19:32.080
  • And declare the --
  • 00:19:32.080 --> 00:19:33.150
  • I feel the Holy Ghost
  • 00:19:33.150 --> 00:19:34.210
  • in this place right now.
  • 00:19:34.210 --> 00:19:36.020
  • I really do.
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  • I'm not about to die
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  • in the cave the enemy tried
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  • to put me in.
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  • I won't be intimidated.
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  • Cave of addiction.
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  • Cave of unforgiving spirit.
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  • Never going to speak
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  • to anybody again.
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  • Trust anybody again.
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  • Come out.
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  • This is your deliverance day.
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  • We serve the one who says
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  • I am the resurrection
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  • and the life.
  • 00:20:11.160 --> 00:20:13.150
  • He that believeth
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  • in me shall never die.
  • 00:20:14.070 --> 00:20:15.290
  • That cave cannot hold you.
  • 00:20:15.290 --> 00:20:17.250
  • Because there's an empty cave
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  • in Jerusalem
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  • that says you can come up,
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  • and you can come out,
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  • and you can live again.
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  • Stand to your feet.
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  • Every head bowed,
  • 00:20:30.110 --> 00:20:31.060
  • every eye closed.
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  • No one moving, please.
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  • Pastor, you're preaching to me,
  • 00:20:36.240 --> 00:20:38.030
  • and I'd like to get right
  • 00:20:38.030 --> 00:20:38.290
  • with God today.
  • 00:20:38.290 --> 00:20:40.250
  • If that's you,
  • 00:20:40.250 --> 00:20:42.110
  • boldly lift your hand
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  • right where you're standing.
  • 00:20:43.100 --> 00:20:45.080
  • Boldly all over this room.
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  • There they go.
  • 00:20:46.160 --> 00:20:47.040
  • All over this room.
  • 00:20:47.040 --> 00:20:48.000
  • Boldly lift your hand
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  • right where you're standing.
  • 00:20:49.090 --> 00:20:50.160
  • Up in the balcony,
  • 00:20:50.160 --> 00:20:51.130
  • lift it high and unashamed.
  • 00:20:51.130 --> 00:20:52.270
  • There in Gwinnett,
  • 00:20:52.270 --> 00:20:53.220
  • lift it high and unashamed.
  • 00:20:53.220 --> 00:20:55.100
  • Because this is the power
  • 00:20:55.100 --> 00:20:58.040
  • that will bring you out
  • 00:20:58.040 --> 00:20:59.000
  • of that cave of past shame
  • 00:20:59.000 --> 00:21:01.120
  • and guilt.
  • 00:21:01.120 --> 00:21:03.230
  • No more excuses.
  • 00:21:03.230 --> 00:21:04.290
  • It's time to come out.
  • 00:21:05.050 --> 00:21:08.050
  • Every one of you
  • 00:21:08.050 --> 00:21:08.250
  • that raised your hand,
  • 00:21:08.250 --> 00:21:10.020
  • first I want you to get out.
  • 00:21:10.020 --> 00:21:11.180
  • Here they come.
  • 00:21:11.180 --> 00:21:12.070
  • Clap your hands
  • 00:21:12.070 --> 00:21:13.010
  • because they're coming out
  • 00:21:13.010 --> 00:21:14.070
  • of the grave.
  • 00:21:14.070 --> 00:21:15.100
  • They're coming out of the cave.
  • 00:21:15.100 --> 00:21:16.200
  • They're coming out
  • 00:21:16.200 --> 00:21:17.080
  • of the addiction.
  • 00:21:17.080 --> 00:21:18.080
  • They're coming out
  • 00:21:18.080 --> 00:21:18.250
  • of the shame.
  • 00:21:18.250 --> 00:21:19.280
  • They're coming out of the fear.
  • 00:21:19.280 --> 00:21:21.160
  • They're coming out
  • 00:21:21.160 --> 00:21:22.090
  • of the darkness.
  • 00:21:22.090 --> 00:21:23.060
  • They're coming out
  • 00:21:23.060 --> 00:21:23.180
  • of the depression.
  • 00:21:23.180 --> 00:21:25.170
  • Coming out of the worry.
  • 00:21:26.010 --> 00:21:29.010
  • A better way to live life
  • 00:21:29.010 --> 00:21:30.140
  • than fear and worry.
  • 00:21:30.140 --> 00:21:33.060
  • Past pain.
  • 00:21:33.060 --> 00:21:35.060
  • - We're going to pray
  • 00:21:45.090 --> 00:21:45.270
  • this prayer.
  • 00:21:45.270 --> 00:21:48.030
  • And I tell you on the authority
  • 00:21:48.030 --> 00:21:49.120
  • of God's word
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  • that when you say
  • 00:21:50.110 --> 00:21:51.100
  • what He said already
  • 00:21:51.130 --> 00:21:54.130
  • that He'll back it up.
  • 00:21:54.130 --> 00:21:56.220
  • So pray this prayer.
  • 00:21:56.220 --> 00:21:58.080
  • Say it from your heart,
  • 00:21:58.080 --> 00:21:59.240
  • and God will hear your words.
  • 00:21:59.240 --> 00:22:01.160
  • You're important.
  • 00:22:01.160 --> 00:22:02.060
  • You're highly valued by God.
  • 00:22:03.290 --> 00:22:06.290
  • Very, very highly valued.
  • 00:22:06.290 --> 00:22:09.290
  • We live in a world
  • 00:22:09.290 --> 00:22:10.210
  • that devalues us.
  • 00:22:10.210 --> 00:22:12.070
  • Sin tries to humiliate
  • 00:22:12.070 --> 00:22:14.020
  • and devalue us,
  • 00:22:14.020 --> 00:22:14.160
  • but Jesus values
  • 00:22:14.160 --> 00:22:16.240
  • you greatly.
  • 00:22:16.240 --> 00:22:18.250
  • Greatly.
  • 00:22:20.070 --> 00:22:23.070
  • Every person
  • 00:22:23.070 --> 00:22:24.230
  • has high value to God.
  • 00:22:24.280 --> 00:22:27.280
  • Every person.
  • 00:22:27.280 --> 00:22:29.230
  • Whew.
  • 00:22:29.230 --> 00:22:30.090
  • Somebody needs
  • 00:22:30.090 --> 00:22:30.240
  • to hear that.
  • 00:22:30.240 --> 00:22:33.010
  • That cave of insecurity
  • 00:22:33.010 --> 00:22:34.160
  • that you've lived in --
  • 00:22:34.160 --> 00:22:35.260
  • you're coming out of it.
  • 00:22:35.260 --> 00:22:38.240
  • Pray this prayer,
  • 00:22:38.240 --> 00:22:39.180
  • everybody, out loud.
  • 00:22:39.180 --> 00:22:41.290
  • Lord Jesus,
  • 00:22:41.290 --> 00:22:44.010
  • I give you my life.
  • 00:22:44.010 --> 00:22:46.060
  • I thank you that what you did
  • 00:22:46.060 --> 00:22:48.250
  • on the cross was you nailed
  • 00:22:48.250 --> 00:22:51.010
  • my sins and my shame
  • 00:22:51.150 --> 00:22:54.150
  • to that cross,
  • 00:22:54.150 --> 00:22:56.080
  • and your blood
  • 00:22:56.080 --> 00:22:58.130
  • washed it all away.
  • 00:22:58.130 --> 00:23:00.150
  • And now, I am forgiven.
  • 00:23:01.060 --> 00:23:04.060
  • And then when you rose
  • 00:23:04.060 --> 00:23:06.130
  • from that borrowed cave,
  • 00:23:06.130 --> 00:23:08.230
  • you gave me the power
  • 00:23:09.170 --> 00:23:12.170
  • to get up
  • 00:23:12.170 --> 00:23:14.170
  • and come out of my cave
  • 00:23:14.240 --> 00:23:17.240
  • of past shame and guilt.
  • 00:23:17.240 --> 00:23:20.230
  • So I come out in Jesus' name.
  • 00:23:21.190 --> 00:23:24.190
  • I am forgiven.
  • 00:23:24.190 --> 00:23:26.080
  • I am alive again.
  • 00:23:26.080 --> 00:23:28.010
  • I was dead,
  • 00:23:28.010 --> 00:23:29.130
  • but now I'm alive.
  • 00:23:29.130 --> 00:23:30.280
  • I was blind, but now I see.
  • 00:23:30.280 --> 00:23:33.250
  • I was lost, but now I'm found.
  • 00:23:34.120 --> 00:23:37.120
  • And I am free
  • 00:23:37.120 --> 00:23:39.130
  • in Jesus' mighty name.
  • 00:23:39.130 --> 00:23:41.180
  • Now give Him
  • 00:23:41.180 --> 00:23:42.030
  • a great shout of praise.
  • 00:23:42.030 --> 00:23:44.260
  • Hallelujah.
  • 00:23:44.260 --> 00:23:46.130
  • - In our closing moments
  • 00:23:52.140 --> 00:23:53.160
  • of this program,
  • 00:23:53.160 --> 00:23:54.220
  • I wanna share with you
  • 00:23:54.220 --> 00:23:55.260
  • a humbling opportunity
  • 00:23:55.260 --> 00:23:58.090
  • that we have to bless
  • 00:23:58.090 --> 00:23:59.270
  • God's chosen people,
  • 00:23:59.270 --> 00:24:01.170
  • and God's chosen land;
  • 00:24:01.170 --> 00:24:03.080
  • the Nation of Israel.
  • 00:24:03.080 --> 00:24:05.120
  • God spoke to my heart
  • 00:24:05.120 --> 00:24:06.160
  • while I was in Israel
  • 00:24:06.160 --> 00:24:07.230
  • this last time, and He said,
  • 00:24:07.230 --> 00:24:10.120
  • "I want you to
  • 00:24:10.120 --> 00:24:13.040
  • fulfill Isaiah 61,
  • 00:24:13.040 --> 00:24:16.000
  • where the promise is:
  • 00:24:16.000 --> 00:24:17.190
  • 'For ashes,
  • 00:24:17.190 --> 00:24:19.250
  • people will receive beauty...'"
  • 00:24:19.250 --> 00:24:22.230
  • -- And, He's gonna use
  • 00:24:22.230 --> 00:24:23.120
  • you and me to do this very thing
  • 00:24:23.150 --> 00:24:26.150
  • in the nation of Israel,
  • 00:24:26.150 --> 00:24:27.260
  • together -- and that's the key;
  • 00:24:27.260 --> 00:24:30.000
  • together, we're going to help
  • 00:24:30.000 --> 00:24:31.220
  • these Jewish families
  • 00:24:31.220 --> 00:24:33.290
  • rebuild, replant, and restore
  • 00:24:34.200 --> 00:24:37.200
  • this whole community.
  • 00:24:37.200 --> 00:24:39.090
  • It's a miracle and I believe
  • 00:24:39.090 --> 00:24:41.050
  • you are supposed to be
  • 00:24:41.050 --> 00:24:42.210
  • a part of it.
  • 00:24:42.210 --> 00:24:43.140
  • You see, while I was in Israel,
  • 00:24:43.140 --> 00:24:45.130
  • this time, the Lord spoke
  • 00:24:45.130 --> 00:24:46.270
  • the Scripture from Isaiah
  • 00:24:46.270 --> 00:24:49.000
  • that said, "Comfort ye,
  • 00:24:49.000 --> 00:24:51.100
  • comfort ye My people..."
  • 00:24:51.100 --> 00:24:53.220
  • -- Maybe, you've been
  • 00:24:53.220 --> 00:24:54.080
  • through a fire,
  • 00:24:54.080 --> 00:24:55.110
  • maybe, you've been
  • 00:24:55.110 --> 00:24:56.080
  • through something that
  • 00:24:56.080 --> 00:24:57.200
  • was so destructive
  • 00:24:57.200 --> 00:24:58.280
  • that you didn't know
  • 00:24:58.280 --> 00:25:00.140
  • what you were gonna do,
  • 00:25:00.140 --> 00:25:01.070
  • but you have seen
  • 00:25:01.070 --> 00:25:02.030
  • God turn your ashes into beauty,
  • 00:25:02.030 --> 00:25:04.250
  • and now, He says,
  • 00:25:04.250 --> 00:25:05.210
  • "I want you to help My people,
  • 00:25:05.210 --> 00:25:08.100
  • the Jewish people.
  • 00:25:08.100 --> 00:25:10.120
  • As they have been going through
  • 00:25:10.120 --> 00:25:11.270
  • the fires of terrorism,
  • 00:25:11.270 --> 00:25:13.270
  • I want you
  • 00:25:13.270 --> 00:25:14.100
  • to show them My love."
  • 00:25:14.100 --> 00:25:15.270
  • Whatever you can do,
  • 00:25:15.270 --> 00:25:17.020
  • the very best that you can do,
  • 00:25:17.020 --> 00:25:18.290
  • I promise you, there's something
  • 00:25:18.290 --> 00:25:20.280
  • that will happen in your life,
  • 00:25:20.280 --> 00:25:22.230
  • when you begin to sow
  • 00:25:22.230 --> 00:25:24.090
  • and give and bless
  • 00:25:24.090 --> 00:25:26.110
  • the nation of Israel.
  • 00:25:26.110 --> 00:25:27.240
  • God can turn
  • 00:25:27.240 --> 00:25:28.190
  • your ashes into beauty.
  • 00:25:28.190 --> 00:25:30.280
  • Make it happen for someone else,
  • 00:25:30.280 --> 00:25:33.040
  • and He'll bless you.
  • 00:25:33.040 --> 00:25:34.210
  • You'll reap favor and blessing
  • 00:25:34.210 --> 00:25:36.170
  • back on your family
  • 00:25:36.170 --> 00:25:37.290
  • and on your life,
  • 00:25:37.290 --> 00:25:38.200
  • so don't delay.
  • 00:25:38.200 --> 00:25:39.290
  • Here's my announcer to share
  • 00:25:39.290 --> 00:25:42.030
  • how you can be a part
  • 00:25:42.030 --> 00:25:43.140
  • of this exciting opportunity
  • 00:25:43.140 --> 00:25:45.180
  • to bless the people
  • 00:25:45.180 --> 00:25:47.160
  • - ANNOUNCER: Terrorism
  • 00:25:50.080 --> 00:25:50.240
  • in Israel is not just a threat;
  • 00:25:50.240 --> 00:25:52.240
  • it's a reality.
  • 00:25:52.240 --> 00:25:54.030
  • Today, hundreds of thousands
  • 00:25:54.030 --> 00:25:55.110
  • of Jewish families and children
  • 00:25:55.110 --> 00:25:56.280
  • We can help fulfill
  • 00:26:01.170 --> 00:26:02.160
  • Biblical prophecy
  • 00:26:02.160 --> 00:26:03.220
  • and see God's favor
  • 00:26:03.220 --> 00:26:04.250
  • released in our lives,
  • 00:26:04.250 --> 00:26:06.090
  • when we honor His command to,
  • 00:26:06.090 --> 00:26:07.140
  • "Comfort My people".
  • 00:26:07.140 --> 00:26:09.010
  • Isaiah 61:3 declares that
  • 00:26:09.010 --> 00:26:10.190
  • God will give beauty for ashes
  • 00:26:10.190 --> 00:26:12.120
  • in cities that've been
  • 00:26:12.120 --> 00:26:13.100
  • terrorized, like
  • 00:26:13.100 --> 00:26:14.090
  • Moshav Mevo Modi'in.
  • 00:26:14.090 --> 00:26:15.220
  • When you partner with
  • 00:26:15.220 --> 00:26:16.140
  • Jentezen Franklin today,
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  • you will restore hope
  • 00:26:17.280 --> 00:26:18.260
  • to this community
  • 00:26:18.260 --> 00:26:19.160
  • that lost everything.
  • 00:26:19.160 --> 00:26:21.060
  • Your gift today,
  • 00:26:21.060 --> 00:26:22.060
  • will rebuild homes,
  • 00:26:22.060 --> 00:26:23.130
  • replant trees,
  • 00:26:23.130 --> 00:26:24.170
  • and meet the most basic
  • 00:26:24.170 --> 00:26:25.050
  • of human needs,
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  • With your gift of $50
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  • or more this month,
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  • with the Israel 2019 Gift Set,
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  • including: Jentezen Franklin's
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  • from The Holy Land,
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  • and a custom print of Isaiah 61,
  • 00:26:37.230 --> 00:26:40.080
  • reminding you
  • 00:26:40.080 --> 00:26:40.270
  • of your partnership
  • 00:26:40.270 --> 00:26:41.160
  • in fulfilling Biblical prophecy.
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  • For your gift of $300 or more,
  • 00:26:43.200 --> 00:26:45.200
  • you may request
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  • Hebrew Name Certificate,
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  • or with your generous gift
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  • of $1.000 or more this month,
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  • the Israel 2019
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  • and your name
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  • forever memorialized on
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  • the Oaks of Righteousness wall
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  • God has called us
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  • to comfort His people
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  • in their time of desperate need,
  • 00:27:06.250 --> 00:27:08.250
  • but we cannot do it
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  • without your help.
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  • Act now; call the number
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  • on the screen
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