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Megan Brown | Equipping The Military

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November 11, 2020
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A military spouse details the trials of military families and the incredible mission opportunity it provides.

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  • - THERE WAS A KNOCKON THE DOOR
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  • AND THIS POSTAL WORKERHAD MY HUSBAND'S FOOTLOCKERS.
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  • AT THE TIME HE WAS DRIVINGCONVOYS IN AFGHANISTAN.
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  • AND I REMEMBER THIS WAVEOF TERROR WASHING OVER ME.
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  • AND ALLI COULD THINK IS
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  • ARE YOU HERE TO TELL METHAT MY HUSBAND IS DEAD?
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  • IS THAT WHAT YOU'RE HERE FOR?WHY DO YOU HAVE HIS THINGS?
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  • I HAVEN'T HEARDFROM HIM IN WEEKS.
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  • MEGAN BROWN DESCRIBES THEDEFINING MOMENT IN HER LIFE
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  • THAT LAUNCHEDA POWERFUL MINISTRY
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  • FOR MILITARYFAMILIES.
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  • NEXTON LIFE TODAY!
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  • Sheila: I'M SHEILA WALSH.
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  • Sheila: I'M SHEILA WALSH.WELCOME TO LIFE TODAY !
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  • WELCOME TO LIFE TODAY !I JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW
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  • I JUST WANT YOU TO KNOWON BEHALF
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  • ON BEHALFOF ALL OF OUR STAFF HERE,
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  • OF ALL OF OUR STAFF HERE,WE DON'T TAKE IT FOR GRANTED.
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  • THAT YOU WATCH OUR PROGRAM,
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  • THAT YOU WATCH OUR PROGRAM,THAT YOU SUPPORT
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  • THAT YOU WATCH OUR PROGRAM,THAT YOU SUPPORTOUR MISSIONS.
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  • THAT YOU SUPPORTOUR MISSIONS.I WANT YOU TO KNOW
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  • OUR MISSIONS.I WANT YOU TO KNOWTHAT THE WHOLE--
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  • I WANT YOU TO KNOWTHAT THE WHOLE--I MEAN YOU SEE ME,
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  • THAT THE WHOLE--I MEAN YOU SEE ME,OR YOU SEE JAMES AND BETTY,
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  • I MEAN YOU SEE ME,OR YOU SEE JAMES AND BETTY,OR RANDY,
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  • OR YOU SEE JAMES AND BETTY,OR RANDY,BUT I JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW
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  • OR RANDY,BUT I JUST WANT YOU TO KNOWTHERE IS A WHOLE STAFF HERE
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  • BUT I JUST WANT YOU TO KNOWTHERE IS A WHOLE STAFF HEREWHO LOVE YOU
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  • THERE IS A WHOLE STAFF HEREWHO LOVE YOUAND ARE PRAYING FOR YOU.
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  • WHO LOVE YOUAND ARE PRAYING FOR YOU.AND WE WANT TO BE THERE
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  • AND ARE PRAYING FOR YOU.AND WE WANT TO BE THEREFOR YOUR NEEDS AS WELL.
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  • AND WE WANT TO BE THEREFOR YOUR NEEDS AS WELL.ONE OF THE THINGS
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  • FOR YOUR NEEDS AS WELL.ONE OF THE THINGSI'VE BECOME AWARE OF RECENTLY
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  • OUR MILITARY
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  • OUR MILITARYDURING THIS TIME
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  • DURING THIS TIMEAS WE ABSOLUTELY SHOULD.
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  • AS WE ABSOLUTELY SHOULD.BUT I'M THINKING LORD,
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  • BUT I'M THINKING LORD,ARE THERE WAYS
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  • ARE THERE WAYSTHAT WE ARE MISSING?
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  • THAT WE ARE MISSING?SOMETIMES THEY SLIP
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  • AND THERE ARE OTHER WAYS
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  • AND THERE ARE OTHER WAYSTHAT WE COULD SUPPORT THEM.
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  • AND THERE ARE OTHER WAYSTHAT WE COULD SUPPORT THEM.SO IT IS MY GREAT JOY TODAY
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  • THAT WE COULD SUPPORT THEM.SO IT IS MY GREAT JOY TODAYTO WELCOME MEGAN BROWN
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  • SO IT IS MY GREAT JOY TODAYTO WELCOME MEGAN BROWNTO THE PROGRAM.
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  • TO WELCOME MEGAN BROWNTO THE PROGRAM.Megan: HI! THANK YOU SO MUCH
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  • TO THE PROGRAM.Megan: HI! THANK YOU SO MUCHFOR HAVING ME.
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  • Megan: HI! THANK YOU SO MUCHFOR HAVING ME.I'M SO EXCITED TO BE HERE.
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  • FOR HAVING ME.I'M SO EXCITED TO BE HERE.Sheila: I MET YOU
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  • I'M SO EXCITED TO BE HERE.Sheila: I MET YOUFIRST OF ALL THROUGH,
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  • Sheila: I MET YOUFIRST OF ALL THROUGH,REMEMBER WE DID A THING
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  • FIRST OF ALL THROUGH,REMEMBER WE DID A THINGCALLED, "SHE LOVES OUT LOUD"
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  • REMEMBER WE DID A THINGCALLED, "SHE LOVES OUT LOUD"PRAYER MOVEMENT.
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  • CALLED, "SHE LOVES OUT LOUD"PRAYER MOVEMENT.BUT YOU CAME IN
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  • PRAYER MOVEMENT.BUT YOU CAME INAND YOUR HEART
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  • BUT YOU CAME INAND YOUR HEARTWAS TO REPRESENT
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  • AND YOUR HEARTWAS TO REPRESENTTHE NEEDS OF THE MILITARY.
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  • WAS TO REPRESENTTHE NEEDS OF THE MILITARY.TELL US A LITTLE BIT
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  • THE NEEDS OF THE MILITARY.TELL US A LITTLE BITABOUT THAT.
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  • TELL US A LITTLE BITABOUT THAT.Megan: YES.
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  • ABOUT THAT.Megan: YES.TODAY'S MILITARY COMMUNITY
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  • Megan: YES.TODAY'S MILITARY COMMUNITYIS SO DIFFERENT THAN
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  • OUR LIVES ARE CHAOTIC
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  • OUR LIVES ARE CHAOTICAND IT'S REALLY HARD
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  • AND IT'S REALLY HARDTO COME TO THE TERMS
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  • TO COME TO THE TERMSWITH THE FACT
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  • WITH THE FACTTHAT WE HAVE BEEN AT WAR
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  • AND MILITARY FAMILIES
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  • AND MILITARY FAMILIESARE CONSTANTLY FEELING
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  • AND MILITARY FAMILIESARE CONSTANTLY FEELINGTHAT PRESSURE AND FRUSTRATION
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  • ARE CONSTANTLY FEELINGTHAT PRESSURE AND FRUSTRATIONOF ALL OF THE THINGS
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  • THAT PRESSURE AND FRUSTRATIONOF ALL OF THE THINGSTHAT WE ENDURE
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  • OF ALL OF THE THINGSTHAT WE ENDUREON A DAILY BASIS.
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  • THAT WE ENDUREON A DAILY BASIS.AND SO MANY TIMES
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  • ON A DAILY BASIS.AND SO MANY TIMESWE DO IT WITHOUT THE SUPPORT
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  • AND SO MANY TIMESWE DO IT WITHOUT THE SUPPORTOF A LOCAL CHURCH
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  • WE DO IT WITHOUT THE SUPPORTOF A LOCAL CHURCHOR A LOCAL COMMUNITY.
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  • OF A LOCAL CHURCHOR A LOCAL COMMUNITY.AS A FAITH COMMUNITY
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  • OR A LOCAL COMMUNITY.AS A FAITH COMMUNITYIN THE MILITARY, WE HAVE
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  • AS A FAITH COMMUNITYIN THE MILITARY, WE HAVETHE GREATEST PROPENSITY
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  • IN THE MILITARY, WE HAVETHE GREATEST PROPENSITYTO BE ONE OF THE BIGGEST
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  • THE GREATEST PROPENSITYTO BE ONE OF THE BIGGESTMOBILIZED MISSIONAL FORCES
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  • TO BE ONE OF THE BIGGESTMOBILIZED MISSIONAL FORCESTHAT THIS GENERATION
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  • MOBILIZED MISSIONAL FORCESTHAT THIS GENERATIONHAS EVER SEEN.
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  • THAT THIS GENERATIONHAS EVER SEEN.SO WHEN WE TALK ABOUT
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  • HAS EVER SEEN.SO WHEN WE TALK ABOUTWHAT IT IS TO DO MINISTRY
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  • SO WHEN WE TALK ABOUTWHAT IT IS TO DO MINISTRYWITH THE MILITARY
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  • WHAT IT IS TO DO MINISTRYWITH THE MILITARYWE DO THAT IN THE HOPES
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  • WITH THE MILITARYWE DO THAT IN THE HOPESOF RELEASING
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  • WE DO THAT IN THE HOPESOF RELEASINGA GLOBAL MISSIONAL FORCE
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  • OF RELEASINGA GLOBAL MISSIONAL FORCEON FIRE FOR THE LORD
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  • A GLOBAL MISSIONAL FORCEON FIRE FOR THE LORDTHAT CAN CARRY HIS STORY
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  • ON FIRE FOR THE LORDTHAT CAN CARRY HIS STORYTO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH.
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  • THAT CAN CARRY HIS STORYTO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH.Sheila: WOW!
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  • TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH.Sheila: WOW!OKAY, I WANT TO KNOW
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  • Sheila: WOW!OKAY, I WANT TO KNOWWAY MORE ABOUT THAT.
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  • OKAY, I WANT TO KNOWWAY MORE ABOUT THAT.BUT FIRST OF ALL,
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  • WAY MORE ABOUT THAT.BUT FIRST OF ALL,LET'S GO BACK
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  • BUT FIRST OF ALL,LET'S GO BACKAND TELL A LITTLE BIT
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  • LET'S GO BACKAND TELL A LITTLE BITOF YOUR OWN STORY, MEGAN.
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  • AND TELL A LITTLE BITOF YOUR OWN STORY, MEGAN.HOW DID YOU GROW UP
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  • OF YOUR OWN STORY, MEGAN.HOW DID YOU GROW UPAND WHAT WAS
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  • HOW DID YOU GROW UPAND WHAT WASYOUR EARLY LIFE LIKE?
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  • AND WHAT WASYOUR EARLY LIFE LIKE?Megan: SHOUT OUT TO MY MOM!
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  • YOUR EARLY LIFE LIKE?Megan: SHOUT OUT TO MY MOM!HI MOM!
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  • Megan: SHOUT OUT TO MY MOM!HI MOM!Sheila: HI MOM!
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  • HI MOM!Sheila: HI MOM!Megan: HI MOM!
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  • Sheila: HI MOM!Megan: HI MOM!I GREW UP IN THE SOUTH
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  • Megan: HI MOM!I GREW UP IN THE SOUTHAND WE GREW UP
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  • I GREW UP IN THE SOUTHAND WE GREW UPKIND OF AROUND THE CHURCH
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  • AND WE GREW UPKIND OF AROUND THE CHURCHBUT I NEVER REALLY
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  • KIND OF AROUND THE CHURCHBUT I NEVER REALLYTOOK AN INTEREST.
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  • BUT I NEVER REALLYTOOK AN INTEREST.I STRUGGLED
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  • TOOK AN INTEREST.I STRUGGLEDAND I WAS A REBELLIOUS CHILD.
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  • I STRUGGLEDAND I WAS A REBELLIOUS CHILD.AND IF MY MOTHER IS WATCHING
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  • AND I WAS A REBELLIOUS CHILD.AND IF MY MOTHER IS WATCHINGSHE WOULD TOTALLY AGREE.
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  • AND IF MY MOTHER IS WATCHINGSHE WOULD TOTALLY AGREE.BUT WHEN I SAW THIS
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  • SHE WOULD TOTALLY AGREE.BUT WHEN I SAW THISVERY GOOD LOOKING MAN
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  • BUT WHEN I SAW THISVERY GOOD LOOKING MANIN A BLUES UNIFORM
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  • VERY GOOD LOOKING MANIN A BLUES UNIFORMI WAS DONE FOR.
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  • IN A BLUES UNIFORMI WAS DONE FOR.SO LIKE MOST OF US
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  • I WAS DONE FOR.SO LIKE MOST OF USWE MARRIED VERY YOUNG.
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  • SO LIKE MOST OF USWE MARRIED VERY YOUNG.WE WERE BARELY 20
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  • WE MARRIED VERY YOUNG.WE WERE BARELY 20WHEN WE MADE IT
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  • WE WERE BARELY 20WHEN WE MADE ITDOWN THE AISLE.
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  • WHEN WE MADE ITDOWN THE AISLE.Sheila: WAS HE IN THE MILITARY
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  • DOWN THE AISLE.Sheila: WAS HE IN THE MILITARYAT THAT POINT?
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  • Sheila: WAS HE IN THE MILITARYAT THAT POINT?Megan: HE WAS IN THE MILITARY.
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  • AT THAT POINT?Megan: HE WAS IN THE MILITARY.HE IS ACTIVE DUTY AIR FORCE.
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  • Megan: HE WAS IN THE MILITARY.HE IS ACTIVE DUTY AIR FORCE.SO ALMOST 15 YEARS AGO
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  • HE IS ACTIVE DUTY AIR FORCE.SO ALMOST 15 YEARS AGOTHIS VERY SHARP LOOKING MAN
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  • SO ALMOST 15 YEARS AGOTHIS VERY SHARP LOOKING MANIN A BLUES UNIFORM
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  • THIS VERY SHARP LOOKING MANIN A BLUES UNIFORMWON ME OVER.
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  • IN A BLUES UNIFORMWON ME OVER.AND SO WHEN I EMBARKED
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  • WON ME OVER.AND SO WHEN I EMBARKEDON THIS JOURNEY
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  • AND SO WHEN I EMBARKEDON THIS JOURNEYAS A MILITARY SPOUSE
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  • ON THIS JOURNEYAS A MILITARY SPOUSEI WASN'T REALLY SURE
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  • AS A MILITARY SPOUSEI WASN'T REALLY SUREWHAT I SIGNED UP FOR.
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  • I WASN'T REALLY SUREWHAT I SIGNED UP FOR.WE HEAR THAT VERY OFTEN,
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  • WHAT I SIGNED UP FOR.WE HEAR THAT VERY OFTEN,"WELL, YOU KNEW
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  • WE HEAR THAT VERY OFTEN,"WELL, YOU KNEWWHAT YOU WERE SIGNING UP FOR."
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  • "WELL, YOU KNEWWHAT YOU WERE SIGNING UP FOR."I PROMISE YOU,
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  • WHAT YOU WERE SIGNING UP FOR."I PROMISE YOU,NONE OF US HAD ANY IDEA
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  • I PROMISE YOU,NONE OF US HAD ANY IDEAWHAT WE WERE SIGNING UP FOR.
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  • NONE OF US HAD ANY IDEAWHAT WE WERE SIGNING UP FOR.AND REALLY, I WAS NOT
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  • WHAT WE WERE SIGNING UP FOR.AND REALLY, I WAS NOTA PRACTICING BELIEVER.
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  • AND REALLY, I WAS NOTA PRACTICING BELIEVER.IF I BELIEVED IN GOD
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  • A PRACTICING BELIEVER.IF I BELIEVED IN GODI KNEW SOME VAGUE STORIES,
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  • IF I BELIEVED IN GODI KNEW SOME VAGUE STORIES,MAYBE A FEW CHILDREN'S TALES
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  • I KNEW SOME VAGUE STORIES,MAYBE A FEW CHILDREN'S TALESBUT NONE OF THEM
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  • MAYBE A FEW CHILDREN'S TALESBUT NONE OF THEMHAD CONNECTED.
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  • BUT NONE OF THEMHAD CONNECTED.AND SO VERY EARLY
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  • HAD CONNECTED.AND SO VERY EARLYINTO OUR MARRIAGE,
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  • AND SO VERY EARLYINTO OUR MARRIAGE,MAYBE ABOUT SIX MONTHS IN,
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  • INTO OUR MARRIAGE,MAYBE ABOUT SIX MONTHS IN,MY VERY SWEET, VERY LOVING,
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  • MAYBE ABOUT SIX MONTHS IN,MY VERY SWEET, VERY LOVING,CRADLE-TO-THE-GRAVE
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  • MY VERY SWEET, VERY LOVING,CRADLE-TO-THE-GRAVEBELIEVING HUSBAND
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  • CRADLE-TO-THE-GRAVEBELIEVING HUSBANDPOLITELY ASKED ME TO JOIN HIM
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  • BELIEVING HUSBANDPOLITELY ASKED ME TO JOIN HIMFOR A SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE.
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  • POLITELY ASKED ME TO JOIN HIMFOR A SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE.I REMEMBER WAKING UP
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  • FOR A SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE.I REMEMBER WAKING UPAND THINKING,
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  • I REMEMBER WAKING UPAND THINKING,HOW ABOUT YOU CARRY ME
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  • AND THINKING,HOW ABOUT YOU CARRY METO LUNCH
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  • HOW ABOUT YOU CARRY METO LUNCHAFTER YOUR WORSHIP SERVICE?
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  • TO LUNCHAFTER YOUR WORSHIP SERVICE?I'M GOING TO GO BACK TO SLEEP.
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  • AFTER YOUR WORSHIP SERVICE?I'M GOING TO GO BACK TO SLEEP.I'LL SEE YOU
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  • I'M GOING TO GO BACK TO SLEEP.I'LL SEE YOUWHEN YOU GET HOME.
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  • I'LL SEE YOUWHEN YOU GET HOME.I JUST REMEMBER
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  • WHEN YOU GET HOME.I JUST REMEMBERHOW INTENTLY HE ASKED.
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  • I JUST REMEMBERHOW INTENTLY HE ASKED.HE SAID,
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  • HOW INTENTLY HE ASKED.HE SAID,"I WOULD REALLY BE FRUSTRATED
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  • HE SAID,"I WOULD REALLY BE FRUSTRATEDAND DISAPPOINTED
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  • "I WOULD REALLY BE FRUSTRATEDAND DISAPPOINTEDIF YOU DIDN'T JOIN ME
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  • AND DISAPPOINTEDIF YOU DIDN'T JOIN MEAT SERVICE THIS MORNING."
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  • IF YOU DIDN'T JOIN MEAT SERVICE THIS MORNING."HE DIDN'T TELL ME THE RULES.
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  • AT SERVICE THIS MORNING."HE DIDN'T TELL ME THE RULES.YOU DON'T WEAR FLIP FLOPS
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  • HE DIDN'T TELL ME THE RULES.YOU DON'T WEAR FLIP FLOPSTO THE CHURCH.
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  • YOU DON'T WEAR FLIP FLOPSTO THE CHURCH.Sheila: IT DEPENDS
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  • TO THE CHURCH.Sheila: IT DEPENDSON THE CHURCH.
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  • Sheila: IT DEPENDSON THE CHURCH.Megan: SO I SHOW UP
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  • ON THE CHURCH.Megan: SO I SHOW UPIN A VERY CASUAL OUTFIT
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  • Megan: SO I SHOW UPIN A VERY CASUAL OUTFITWITH FLIP FLOPS.
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  • IN A VERY CASUAL OUTFITWITH FLIP FLOPS.I'M SURE THE DEACONS
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  • WITH FLIP FLOPS.I'M SURE THE DEACONSTHOUGHT I NEEDED
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  • I'M SURE THE DEACONSTHOUGHT I NEEDEDFINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.
  • 00:04:43.206 --> 00:04:44.507
  • THOUGHT I NEEDEDFINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.AND WE GET PLUGGED
  • 00:04:44.507 --> 00:04:45.742
  • FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.AND WE GET PLUGGEDINTO THIS CHURCH,
  • 00:04:45.742 --> 00:04:46.943
  • AND WE GET PLUGGEDINTO THIS CHURCH,AND WE'RE SITTING IN THE PEW.
  • 00:04:46.943 --> 00:04:48.111
  • INTO THIS CHURCH,AND WE'RE SITTING IN THE PEW.AND THIS VERY SHORT,
  • 00:04:48.111 --> 00:04:51.280
  • TO THE FRONT OF THIS PULPIT.
  • 00:04:52.682 --> 00:04:53.850
  • TO THE FRONT OF THIS PULPIT.HE HAD THIS BEAUTIFUL
  • 00:04:53.850 --> 00:04:55.051
  • HE HAD THIS BEAUTIFULCOMB OVER.
  • 00:04:55.051 --> 00:04:56.486
  • COMB OVER.HIS NAME WAS
  • 00:04:56.486 --> 00:05:00.223
  • AT FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH.
  • 00:05:02.291 --> 00:05:03.493
  • AT FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH.Sheila: WOW! YOU JUST
  • 00:05:03.493 --> 00:05:04.660
  • AT FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH.Sheila: WOW! YOU JUSTIDENTIFIED HIM AS WELL.
  • 00:05:04.660 --> 00:05:05.828
  • Sheila: WOW! YOU JUSTIDENTIFIED HIM AS WELL.WOW!
  • 00:05:05.828 --> 00:05:07.029
  • IDENTIFIED HIM AS WELL.WOW!Megan: YES.
  • 00:05:07.029 --> 00:05:08.331
  • WOW!Megan: YES.WELL, I LOVE YOU
  • 00:05:08.331 --> 00:05:09.665
  • Megan: YES.WELL, I LOVE YOUBROTHER MICKEY.
  • 00:05:09.665 --> 00:05:10.733
  • WELL, I LOVE YOUBROTHER MICKEY.HE STARTED PREACHING
  • 00:05:10.733 --> 00:05:11.901
  • BROTHER MICKEY.HE STARTED PREACHINGLINE BY LINE
  • 00:05:11.901 --> 00:05:13.202
  • HE STARTED PREACHINGLINE BY LINETHROUGH THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS.
  • 00:05:13.202 --> 00:05:14.303
  • LINE BY LINETHROUGH THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS.I REMEMBER WHEN HE SAID,
  • 00:05:14.303 --> 00:05:15.438
  • THROUGH THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS.I REMEMBER WHEN HE SAID,"BELOVED, OPEN YOUR BIBLES
  • 00:05:15.438 --> 00:05:16.572
  • I REMEMBER WHEN HE SAID,"BELOVED, OPEN YOUR BIBLESTO THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS."
  • 00:05:16.572 --> 00:05:17.607
  • "BELOVED, OPEN YOUR BIBLESTO THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS."I'M LOOKING AROUND
  • 00:05:17.607 --> 00:05:18.808
  • TO THE BOOK OF EPHESIANS."I'M LOOKING AROUNDAND I'M LIKE
  • 00:05:18.808 --> 00:05:19.976
  • I'M LOOKING AROUNDAND I'M LIKEWHAT'S AN EPHESIA?
  • 00:05:19.976 --> 00:05:21.244
  • AND I'M LIKEWHAT'S AN EPHESIA?WHERE ARE WE GOING?
  • 00:05:21.244 --> 00:05:22.512
  • WHAT'S AN EPHESIA?WHERE ARE WE GOING?THANK GOODNESS
  • 00:05:22.512 --> 00:05:23.679
  • FROM GRADUATION HAS TABS!
  • 00:05:25.181 --> 00:05:26.416
  • FROM GRADUATION HAS TABS!SO I'M LISTENING
  • 00:05:26.416 --> 00:05:27.683
  • SO I'M LISTENINGAND HE'S TALKING
  • 00:05:27.683 --> 00:05:28.985
  • AND HE'S TALKINGABOUT THE GOSPEL
  • 00:05:28.985 --> 00:05:30.219
  • I REMEMBER GOING
  • 00:05:31.487 --> 00:05:32.789
  • I REMEMBER GOINGTO THE CAR AFTERWARD
  • 00:05:32.789 --> 00:05:34.190
  • I REMEMBER GOINGTO THE CAR AFTERWARDAND JUST CRYING IN THE CAR
  • 00:05:34.190 --> 00:05:35.391
  • TO THE CAR AFTERWARDAND JUST CRYING IN THE CARAND SAYING, "IS THIS TRUE?
  • 00:05:35.391 --> 00:05:36.726
  • AND JUST CRYING IN THE CARAND SAYING, "IS THIS TRUE?HOW DID I NOT KNOW
  • 00:05:36.726 --> 00:05:38.027
  • AND SAYING, "IS THIS TRUE?HOW DID I NOT KNOWTHESE THINGS?"
  • 00:05:38.027 --> 00:05:39.195
  • HOW DID I NOT KNOWTHESE THINGS?"AND MY HUSBAND
  • 00:05:39.195 --> 00:05:40.463
  • THESE THINGS?"AND MY HUSBANDWAS SO ENCOURAGED
  • 00:05:40.463 --> 00:05:41.597
  • AND MY HUSBANDWAS SO ENCOURAGEDAND HE JUST KIND OF
  • 00:05:41.597 --> 00:05:42.765
  • WAS SO ENCOURAGEDAND HE JUST KIND OFPATTED ME ON THE KNEE
  • 00:05:42.765 --> 00:05:43.866
  • AND HE JUST KIND OFPATTED ME ON THE KNEEAND HE'S LIKE,
  • 00:05:43.866 --> 00:05:45.067
  • PATTED ME ON THE KNEEAND HE'S LIKE,"SWEETHEART, I'VE KNOWN THAT
  • 00:05:45.067 --> 00:05:46.235
  • AND HE'S LIKE,"SWEETHEART, I'VE KNOWN THATSINCE I WAS FIVE.
  • 00:05:46.235 --> 00:05:47.637
  • "SWEETHEART, I'VE KNOWN THATSINCE I WAS FIVE.BUT I'M REALLY EXCITED
  • 00:05:47.637 --> 00:05:49.038
  • SINCE I WAS FIVE.BUT I'M REALLY EXCITEDTHAT YOU'RE HERE WITH ME."
  • 00:05:49.038 --> 00:05:50.273
  • BUT I'M REALLY EXCITEDTHAT YOU'RE HERE WITH ME."SO FOR THE FIRST TWO YEARS
  • 00:05:50.273 --> 00:05:51.541
  • THAT YOU'RE HERE WITH ME."SO FOR THE FIRST TWO YEARSOF OUR MARRIAGE
  • 00:05:51.541 --> 00:05:52.642
  • SO FOR THE FIRST TWO YEARSOF OUR MARRIAGEHE PATIENTLY DISCIPLED ME
  • 00:05:52.642 --> 00:05:54.477
  • OF OUR MARRIAGEHE PATIENTLY DISCIPLED MEAND HE WAS VERY GRACIOUS.
  • 00:05:54.477 --> 00:05:56.045
  • HE PATIENTLY DISCIPLED MEAND HE WAS VERY GRACIOUS.HE DIDN'T PUSH ME
  • 00:05:56.045 --> 00:05:57.146
  • AND HE WAS VERY GRACIOUS.HE DIDN'T PUSH MEOR PRESSURE ME
  • 00:05:57.146 --> 00:05:58.514
  • HE DIDN'T PUSH MEOR PRESSURE METO JOIN THIS STUDY
  • 00:05:58.514 --> 00:05:59.916
  • OR PRESSURE METO JOIN THIS STUDYOR DO THESE THINGS
  • 00:05:59.916 --> 00:06:01.818
  • TO JOIN THIS STUDYOR DO THESE THINGSOR LIVE UP TO THIS LIST.
  • 00:06:01.818 --> 00:06:03.653
  • OR DO THESE THINGSOR LIVE UP TO THIS LIST.BUT AS A NEW BELIEVER
  • 00:06:03.653 --> 00:06:05.321
  • OR LIVE UP TO THIS LIST.BUT AS A NEW BELIEVERI WAS VERY LOST.
  • 00:06:05.321 --> 00:06:06.756
  • BUT AS A NEW BELIEVERI WAS VERY LOST.THE BIBLE TO ME
  • 00:06:06.756 --> 00:06:07.924
  • I WAS VERY LOST.THE BIBLE TO MEWAS THE SCARIEST BOOK
  • 00:06:07.924 --> 00:06:09.091
  • THE BIBLE TO MEWAS THE SCARIEST BOOKIN THE WORLD.
  • 00:06:09.091 --> 00:06:11.594
  • WAS THE SCARIEST BOOKIN THE WORLD.SO IT WOULD BE YEARS LATER
  • 00:06:11.594 --> 00:06:12.862
  • IN THE WORLD.SO IT WOULD BE YEARS LATERWHERE THE LORD WOULD
  • 00:06:12.862 --> 00:06:14.497
  • SO IT WOULD BE YEARS LATERWHERE THE LORD WOULDKIND OF CRASH ON ME
  • 00:06:14.497 --> 00:06:16.332
  • WHERE THE LORD WOULDKIND OF CRASH ON MEIN A VERY NON-TYPICAL WAY.
  • 00:06:16.332 --> 00:06:17.700
  • I WANTED TO TALK ABOUT THAT
  • 00:06:18.935 --> 00:06:20.236
  • I WANTED TO TALK ABOUT THATBECAUSE I KNOW THAT
  • 00:06:20.236 --> 00:06:21.504
  • BECAUSE I KNOW THATTHERE WAS ONE POINT WHEN
  • 00:06:21.504 --> 00:06:22.638
  • THERE WAS ONE POINT WHENYOUR HUSBAND WAS DEPLOYED
  • 00:06:22.638 --> 00:06:23.806
  • YOUR HUSBAND WAS DEPLOYEDAND YOU THOUGHT
  • 00:06:23.806 --> 00:06:25.208
  • HAD HAPPENED.
  • 00:06:26.709 --> 00:06:28.611
  • HAD HAPPENED.TELL US ABOUT THAT.
  • 00:06:28.611 --> 00:06:30.079
  • HAD HAPPENED.TELL US ABOUT THAT.Megan: AT THE TIME I WAS 26,
  • 00:06:30.079 --> 00:06:31.380
  • TELL US ABOUT THAT.Megan: AT THE TIME I WAS 26,I'D BEEN A BELIEVER FOR ABOUT
  • 00:06:31.380 --> 00:06:34.283
  • Megan: AT THE TIME I WAS 26,I'D BEEN A BELIEVER FOR ABOUTFOUR AND A HALF YEARS.
  • 00:06:34.283 --> 00:06:35.818
  • I'D BEEN A BELIEVER FOR ABOUTFOUR AND A HALF YEARS.I HAVE CHILDREN
  • 00:06:35.818 --> 00:06:36.953
  • FOUR AND A HALF YEARS.I HAVE CHILDRENTHAT WERE AT THE TIME
  • 00:06:36.953 --> 00:06:38.521
  • I HAVE CHILDRENTHAT WERE AT THE TIMEFIVE, THREE, AND ONE.
  • 00:06:38.521 --> 00:06:39.755
  • THAT WERE AT THE TIMEFIVE, THREE, AND ONE.AND AS A YOUNG MOM
  • 00:06:39.755 --> 00:06:40.923
  • FIVE, THREE, AND ONE.AND AS A YOUNG MOMIN A NEW PLACE,
  • 00:06:40.923 --> 00:06:42.024
  • AND AS A YOUNG MOMIN A NEW PLACE,WE DIDN'T HAVE
  • 00:06:42.024 --> 00:06:43.259
  • IN A NEW PLACE,WE DIDN'T HAVEA LOT OF SUPPORT.
  • 00:06:43.259 --> 00:06:44.560
  • WE DIDN'T HAVEA LOT OF SUPPORT.WE WERE 50 MINUTES AWAY FROM
  • 00:06:44.560 --> 00:06:45.795
  • A LOT OF SUPPORT.WE WERE 50 MINUTES AWAY FROMANY MILITARY INSTALLATION.
  • 00:06:45.795 --> 00:06:47.096
  • WE WERE 50 MINUTES AWAY FROMANY MILITARY INSTALLATION.SO IT WAS REALLY LIFE
  • 00:06:47.096 --> 00:06:48.431
  • ANY MILITARY INSTALLATION.SO IT WAS REALLY LIFEON MY OWN.
  • 00:06:48.431 --> 00:06:49.799
  • SO IT WAS REALLY LIFEON MY OWN.THERE WAS A KNOCK AT THE DOOR
  • 00:06:49.799 --> 00:06:51.300
  • ON MY OWN.THERE WAS A KNOCK AT THE DOORAND IT WAS A POSTAL WORKER.
  • 00:06:51.300 --> 00:06:52.668
  • THERE WAS A KNOCK AT THE DOORAND IT WAS A POSTAL WORKER.THIS POSTAL WORKER
  • 00:06:52.668 --> 00:06:54.103
  • AND IT WAS A POSTAL WORKER.THIS POSTAL WORKERHAD MY HUSBAND'S FOOTLOCKERS.
  • 00:06:54.103 --> 00:06:55.338
  • THIS POSTAL WORKERHAD MY HUSBAND'S FOOTLOCKERS.WELL, AT THE TIME
  • 00:06:55.338 --> 00:06:56.639
  • HAD MY HUSBAND'S FOOTLOCKERS.WELL, AT THE TIMEHE WAS DRIVING CONVOYS
  • 00:06:56.639 --> 00:06:57.874
  • WELL, AT THE TIMEHE WAS DRIVING CONVOYSIN AFGHANISTAN.
  • 00:06:57.874 --> 00:06:59.242
  • HE WAS DRIVING CONVOYSIN AFGHANISTAN.AND I REMEMBER
  • 00:06:59.242 --> 00:07:00.810
  • IN AFGHANISTAN.AND I REMEMBERTHIS WAVE OF TERROR
  • 00:07:00.810 --> 00:07:02.111
  • AND I REMEMBERTHIS WAVE OF TERRORWASHING OVER ME
  • 00:07:02.111 --> 00:07:03.346
  • THIS WAVE OF TERRORWASHING OVER MEAND ALL I COULD THINK IS
  • 00:07:03.346 --> 00:07:04.714
  • WASHING OVER MEAND ALL I COULD THINK ISARE YOU HERE TO TELL ME
  • 00:07:04.714 --> 00:07:06.115
  • AND ALL I COULD THINK ISARE YOU HERE TO TELL METHAT MY HUSBAND IS DEAD?
  • 00:07:06.115 --> 00:07:07.416
  • ARE YOU HERE TO TELL METHAT MY HUSBAND IS DEAD?IS THAT WHAT YOU'RE HERE FOR?
  • 00:07:07.416 --> 00:07:08.784
  • THAT MY HUSBAND IS DEAD?IS THAT WHAT YOU'RE HERE FOR?WHY DO YOU HAVE HIS THINGS?
  • 00:07:08.784 --> 00:07:10.086
  • IS THAT WHAT YOU'RE HERE FOR?WHY DO YOU HAVE HIS THINGS?I HAVEN'T HEARD FROM HIM
  • 00:07:10.086 --> 00:07:11.220
  • WHY DO YOU HAVE HIS THINGS?I HAVEN'T HEARD FROM HIMIN WEEKS.
  • 00:07:11.220 --> 00:07:12.622
  • I HAVEN'T HEARD FROM HIMIN WEEKS.WHY ARE YOU HERE?
  • 00:07:12.622 --> 00:07:14.023
  • IN WEEKS.WHY ARE YOU HERE?AND AS A BELIEVER
  • 00:07:14.023 --> 00:07:15.358
  • WHY ARE YOU HERE?AND AS A BELIEVERIN THAT MOMENT,
  • 00:07:15.358 --> 00:07:16.526
  • AND AS A BELIEVERIN THAT MOMENT,MY FIRST THOUGHT
  • 00:07:16.526 --> 00:07:17.760
  • IN THAT MOMENT,MY FIRST THOUGHTWASN'T TO PRAY.
  • 00:07:17.760 --> 00:07:18.895
  • MY FIRST THOUGHTWASN'T TO PRAY.MY FIRST THOUGHT WASN'T
  • 00:07:18.895 --> 00:07:20.296
  • WASN'T TO PRAY.MY FIRST THOUGHT WASN'TI HAVE A FATHER IN HEAVEN
  • 00:07:20.296 --> 00:07:21.564
  • MY FIRST THOUGHT WASN'TI HAVE A FATHER IN HEAVENWHO CAN HEAR ME.
  • 00:07:21.564 --> 00:07:22.832
  • I HAVE A FATHER IN HEAVENWHO CAN HEAR ME.I REALLY JUST PANICKED.
  • 00:07:22.832 --> 00:07:24.600
  • WHO CAN HEAR ME.I REALLY JUST PANICKED.SO I SAT IN MY LIVING ROOM
  • 00:07:24.600 --> 00:07:25.968
  • I REALLY JUST PANICKED.SO I SAT IN MY LIVING ROOMSTARING ACROSS
  • 00:07:25.968 --> 00:07:27.403
  • SO I SAT IN MY LIVING ROOMSTARING ACROSSAT THIS VERY WHITE BLANK WALL
  • 00:07:27.403 --> 00:07:28.738
  • STARING ACROSSAT THIS VERY WHITE BLANK WALLAND ALL I COULD HEAR ON
  • 00:07:28.738 --> 00:07:29.839
  • AT THIS VERY WHITE BLANK WALLAND ALL I COULD HEAR ONA LOUD SPEAKER
  • 00:07:29.839 --> 00:07:31.007
  • AND ALL I COULD HEAR ONA LOUD SPEAKERIS YOUR HUSBAND IS DEAD.
  • 00:07:31.007 --> 00:07:32.308
  • A LOUD SPEAKERIS YOUR HUSBAND IS DEAD.LIFE AS YOU KNOW IT IS OVER.
  • 00:07:32.308 --> 00:07:33.943
  • IS YOUR HUSBAND IS DEAD.LIFE AS YOU KNOW IT IS OVER.PREPARE FOR THE WORST.
  • 00:07:33.943 --> 00:07:35.678
  • LIFE AS YOU KNOW IT IS OVER.PREPARE FOR THE WORST.I DIDN'T KNOW WHAT TO DO.
  • 00:07:35.678 --> 00:07:37.146
  • PREPARE FOR THE WORST.I DIDN'T KNOW WHAT TO DO.AND THEN WHAT I NOW KNOW
  • 00:07:37.146 --> 00:07:38.481
  • I DIDN'T KNOW WHAT TO DO.AND THEN WHAT I NOW KNOWTO BE THE HOLY SPIRIT
  • 00:07:38.481 --> 00:07:39.649
  • AND THEN WHAT I NOW KNOWTO BE THE HOLY SPIRITPROMPTED ME
  • 00:07:39.649 --> 00:07:40.883
  • TO BE THE HOLY SPIRITPROMPTED METO PICK UP MY BIBLE.
  • 00:07:40.883 --> 00:07:42.285
  • PROMPTED METO PICK UP MY BIBLE.AND I TURNED TO
  • 00:07:42.285 --> 00:07:43.619
  • TO PICK UP MY BIBLE.AND I TURNED TOTHE BOOK OF THESSALONIANS.
  • 00:07:43.619 --> 00:07:45.788
  • AND I TURNED TOTHE BOOK OF THESSALONIANS.Sheila: I LOVE THAT BOOK!
  • 00:07:45.788 --> 00:07:46.923
  • THE BOOK OF THESSALONIANS.Sheila: I LOVE THAT BOOK!Megan: I LOVE THAT BOOK!
  • 00:07:46.923 --> 00:07:48.224
  • Sheila: I LOVE THAT BOOK!Megan: I LOVE THAT BOOK!IT IS ONE
  • 00:07:48.224 --> 00:07:49.525
  • Megan: I LOVE THAT BOOK!IT IS ONEOF MY FAVORITE BOOKS NOW.
  • 00:07:49.525 --> 00:07:50.660
  • IT IS ONEOF MY FAVORITE BOOKS NOW.AT THE TIME I HAD NO IDEA
  • 00:07:50.660 --> 00:07:51.827
  • OF MY FAVORITE BOOKS NOW.AT THE TIME I HAD NO IDEAWHAT IT WAS TALKING ABOUT.
  • 00:07:51.827 --> 00:07:53.129
  • AT THE TIME I HAD NO IDEAWHAT IT WAS TALKING ABOUT.I COULDN'T GRASP THE WORDS.
  • 00:07:53.129 --> 00:07:54.497
  • WHAT IT WAS TALKING ABOUT.I COULDN'T GRASP THE WORDS.I READ IT FROM COVER TO COVER
  • 00:07:54.497 --> 00:07:55.998
  • I COULDN'T GRASP THE WORDS.I READ IT FROM COVER TO COVERAND ALL I COULD GRASP
  • 00:07:55.998 --> 00:07:58.034
  • I READ IT FROM COVER TO COVERAND ALL I COULD GRASPWAS, "PRAY WITHOUT CEASING."
  • 00:07:58.034 --> 00:07:59.302
  • AND ALL I COULD GRASPWAS, "PRAY WITHOUT CEASING."AND I THOUGHT,
  • 00:07:59.302 --> 00:08:00.603
  • WAS, "PRAY WITHOUT CEASING."AND I THOUGHT,ALL RIGHT, LORD, IF THAT'S
  • 00:08:00.603 --> 00:08:01.737
  • AND I THOUGHT,ALL RIGHT, LORD, IF THAT'SWHAT I'M SUPPOSED TO DO
  • 00:08:01.737 --> 00:08:03.139
  • ALL RIGHT, LORD, IF THAT'SWHAT I'M SUPPOSED TO DOTHEN I'LL DO THAT.
  • 00:08:03.139 --> 00:08:04.373
  • WHAT I'M SUPPOSED TO DOTHEN I'LL DO THAT.I WOULD WIPE DOWN COUNTERS,
  • 00:08:04.373 --> 00:08:05.775
  • THEN I'LL DO THAT.I WOULD WIPE DOWN COUNTERS,"PLEASE LORD,
  • 00:08:05.775 --> 00:08:07.009
  • I WOULD WIPE DOWN COUNTERS,"PLEASE LORD,DON'T LET MY HUSBAND BE DEAD!"
  • 00:08:07.009 --> 00:08:08.277
  • "PLEASE LORD,DON'T LET MY HUSBAND BE DEAD!"I'D BE SHAMPOOING
  • 00:08:08.277 --> 00:08:09.545
  • DON'T LET MY HUSBAND BE DEAD!"I'D BE SHAMPOOINGLITTLE BABY HAIR,
  • 00:08:09.545 --> 00:08:10.613
  • I'D BE SHAMPOOINGLITTLE BABY HAIR,"PLEASE DON'T LET
  • 00:08:10.613 --> 00:08:11.948
  • LITTLE BABY HAIR,"PLEASE DON'T LETMY HUSBAND BE DEAD."
  • 00:08:11.948 --> 00:08:13.182
  • "PLEASE DON'T LETMY HUSBAND BE DEAD."AND MANY TIMES
  • 00:08:13.182 --> 00:08:14.650
  • MY HUSBAND BE DEAD."AND MANY TIMESALL I COULD GET OUT WAS,
  • 00:08:14.650 --> 00:08:16.052
  • AND MANY TIMESALL I COULD GET OUT WAS,"PLEASE!"
  • 00:08:16.052 --> 00:08:17.253
  • ALL I COULD GET OUT WAS,"PLEASE!"AND DAYS LATER
  • 00:08:17.253 --> 00:08:18.621
  • "PLEASE!"AND DAYS LATERI GOT THE SWEETEST PHONE CALL
  • 00:08:18.621 --> 00:08:19.922
  • AND DAYS LATERI GOT THE SWEETEST PHONE CALLFROM MY HUSBAND.
  • 00:08:19.922 --> 00:08:21.157
  • I GOT THE SWEETEST PHONE CALLFROM MY HUSBAND.HE WAS FINE.
  • 00:08:21.157 --> 00:08:22.358
  • FROM MY HUSBAND.HE WAS FINE.HE WAS MOVING
  • 00:08:22.358 --> 00:08:23.459
  • HE WAS FINE.HE WAS MOVINGTO A DIFFERENT LOCATION
  • 00:08:23.459 --> 00:08:24.794
  • HE WAS MOVINGTO A DIFFERENT LOCATIONAND SHIPPED HIS THINGS HOME
  • 00:08:24.794 --> 00:08:26.128
  • TO A DIFFERENT LOCATIONAND SHIPPED HIS THINGS HOMEWITHOUT TELLING ME.
  • 00:08:26.128 --> 00:08:27.330
  • AND SHIPPED HIS THINGS HOMEWITHOUT TELLING ME.SO AFTER RECOVERING
  • 00:08:27.330 --> 00:08:28.531
  • WITHOUT TELLING ME.SO AFTER RECOVERINGFROM THE FEAR,
  • 00:08:28.531 --> 00:08:29.599
  • SO AFTER RECOVERINGFROM THE FEAR,I WAS PLOTTING MY REVENGE;
  • 00:08:29.599 --> 00:08:31.000
  • FROM THE FEAR,I WAS PLOTTING MY REVENGE;RIGHT?
  • 00:08:31.000 --> 00:08:32.368
  • I WAS PLOTTING MY REVENGE;RIGHT?BUT REALLY,
  • 00:08:32.368 --> 00:08:33.703
  • RIGHT?BUT REALLY,IT WAS JUST IN THAT MOMENT
  • 00:08:33.703 --> 00:08:34.870
  • BUT REALLY,IT WAS JUST IN THAT MOMENTIT CONVICTED ME SO MUCH
  • 00:08:34.870 --> 00:08:36.038
  • IT WAS JUST IN THAT MOMENTIT CONVICTED ME SO MUCHTHAT AS A BELIEVER,
  • 00:08:36.038 --> 00:08:37.340
  • IT CONVICTED ME SO MUCHTHAT AS A BELIEVER,AS SOMEONE WHO PROFESSED
  • 00:08:37.340 --> 00:08:38.507
  • THAT AS A BELIEVER,AS SOMEONE WHO PROFESSEDTO LOVE AND LIVE
  • 00:08:38.507 --> 00:08:39.809
  • AS SOMEONE WHO PROFESSEDTO LOVE AND LIVEIN THE HOPE OF CHRIST,
  • 00:08:39.809 --> 00:08:41.010
  • TO LOVE AND LIVEIN THE HOPE OF CHRIST,I DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWERS.
  • 00:08:41.010 --> 00:08:42.178
  • IN THE HOPE OF CHRIST,I DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWERS.AND WHAT WAS EVEN WORSE
  • 00:08:42.178 --> 00:08:43.479
  • I DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWERS.AND WHAT WAS EVEN WORSEIS THAT THERE WAS NO ONE
  • 00:08:43.479 --> 00:08:44.747
  • AND WHAT WAS EVEN WORSEIS THAT THERE WAS NO ONETO TELL ME.
  • 00:08:44.747 --> 00:08:46.148
  • IS THAT THERE WAS NO ONETO TELL ME.SO WHAT DO YOU DO WITH THAT?
  • 00:08:46.148 --> 00:08:47.416
  • TO TELL ME.SO WHAT DO YOU DO WITH THAT?THAT SPURRED ME TO KNOW --
  • 00:08:47.416 --> 00:08:48.684
  • SO WHAT DO YOU DO WITH THAT?THAT SPURRED ME TO KNOW --I HAVE TO KNOW
  • 00:08:48.684 --> 00:08:49.819
  • I HAVE TO HIDE
  • 00:08:51.120 --> 00:08:52.355
  • I HAVE TO HIDEITS WORDS IN MY HEART.
  • 00:08:52.355 --> 00:08:53.489
  • ITS WORDS IN MY HEART.I HAVE TO KNOW
  • 00:08:53.489 --> 00:08:54.790
  • I HAVE TO KNOWWHAT THIS BOOK SAYS
  • 00:08:54.790 --> 00:08:56.058
  • WHAT THIS BOOK SAYSABOUT THIS LIFE.
  • 00:08:56.058 --> 00:08:57.360
  • I WOULD MAKE MYSELF
  • 00:08:58.794 --> 00:09:00.029
  • I WOULD MAKE MYSELFA LITTLE BOWL
  • 00:09:00.029 --> 00:09:01.163
  • I WOULD MAKE MYSELFA LITTLE BOWLOF BLUEBELL ICE CREAM.
  • 00:09:01.163 --> 00:09:02.264
  • A LITTLE BOWLOF BLUEBELL ICE CREAM.Sheila: OH, THERE YOU GO!
  • 00:09:02.264 --> 00:09:03.366
  • OF BLUEBELL ICE CREAM.Sheila: OH, THERE YOU GO!Megan: HEY!
  • 00:09:03.366 --> 00:09:04.400
  • Sheila: OH, THERE YOU GO!Megan: HEY!NOT MUCH THAT CAN'T BE FIXED
  • 00:09:04.400 --> 00:09:05.601
  • Megan: HEY!NOT MUCH THAT CAN'T BE FIXEDBY HOMEMADE VANILLA
  • 00:09:05.601 --> 00:09:06.869
  • NOT MUCH THAT CAN'T BE FIXEDBY HOMEMADE VANILLAAND THE WORD OF GOD.
  • 00:09:06.869 --> 00:09:08.304
  • BY HOMEMADE VANILLAAND THE WORD OF GOD.SO I SAT DOWN AND I JUST READ.
  • 00:09:08.304 --> 00:09:09.672
  • AND THE WORD OF GOD.SO I SAT DOWN AND I JUST READ.I DIDN'T KNOW
  • 00:09:09.672 --> 00:09:11.240
  • SO I SAT DOWN AND I JUST READ.I DIDN'T KNOWHOW TO STUDY THE BIBLE.
  • 00:09:11.240 --> 00:09:12.575
  • I DIDN'T KNOWHOW TO STUDY THE BIBLE.I DIDN'T EVEN KNOW CONTEXT.
  • 00:09:12.575 --> 00:09:16.045
  • HOW TO STUDY THE BIBLE.I DIDN'T EVEN KNOW CONTEXT.I JUST READ THE WORDS.
  • 00:09:16.045 --> 00:09:17.346
  • I DIDN'T EVEN KNOW CONTEXT.I JUST READ THE WORDS.EVENTUALLY,
  • 00:09:17.346 --> 00:09:18.581
  • I JUST READ THE WORDS.EVENTUALLY,WHEN MY HUSBAND CAME HOME
  • 00:09:18.581 --> 00:09:19.782
  • EVENTUALLY,WHEN MY HUSBAND CAME HOMEWE LANDED AT A CHURCH
  • 00:09:19.782 --> 00:09:20.950
  • WHEN MY HUSBAND CAME HOMEWE LANDED AT A CHURCHTHAT MADE A VERY BIG DEAL
  • 00:09:20.950 --> 00:09:22.151
  • WE LANDED AT A CHURCHTHAT MADE A VERY BIG DEALOUT OF BEING ABLE
  • 00:09:22.151 --> 00:09:23.352
  • THAT MADE A VERY BIG DEALOUT OF BEING ABLETO FEED YOURSELF
  • 00:09:23.352 --> 00:09:24.487
  • OUT OF BEING ABLETO FEED YOURSELFFROM THE WORD.
  • 00:09:24.487 --> 00:09:25.755
  • TO FEED YOURSELFFROM THE WORD.ONCE THEY UNLOCKED THE DOOR
  • 00:09:25.755 --> 00:09:26.856
  • FROM THE WORD.ONCE THEY UNLOCKED THE DOORFOR ME,
  • 00:09:26.856 --> 00:09:27.890
  • ONCE THEY UNLOCKED THE DOORFOR ME,I'VE BEEN RUNNING
  • 00:09:27.890 --> 00:09:29.191
  • FOR ME,I'VE BEEN RUNNINGAND I HAVEN'T TURNED BACK.
  • 00:09:29.191 --> 00:09:30.493
  • I'VE BEEN RUNNINGAND I HAVEN'T TURNED BACK.Sheila: WOW!
  • 00:09:30.493 --> 00:09:31.761
  • AND I HAVEN'T TURNED BACK.Sheila: WOW!ONE OF THE THINGS
  • 00:09:31.761 --> 00:09:32.862
  • Sheila: WOW!ONE OF THE THINGSI WANTED TO ASK YOU ABOUT,
  • 00:09:32.862 --> 00:09:34.163
  • ONE OF THE THINGSI WANTED TO ASK YOU ABOUT,MEGAN, IS WHAT IS LIFE LIKE
  • 00:09:34.163 --> 00:09:36.065
  • I WANTED TO ASK YOU ABOUT,MEGAN, IS WHAT IS LIFE LIKEON A MILITARY BASE FOR THOSE
  • 00:09:36.065 --> 00:09:38.534
  • Megan: WELL, I'VE BEEN
  • 00:09:40.403 --> 00:09:41.871
  • Megan: WELL, I'VE BEENIN MILITARY MINISTRY
  • 00:09:41.871 --> 00:09:43.172
  • Megan: WELL, I'VE BEENIN MILITARY MINISTRYFOR ABOUT TEN YEARS
  • 00:09:43.172 --> 00:09:44.507
  • THAT MILITARY SPOUSES
  • 00:09:45.808 --> 00:09:47.009
  • IN DARK PLACES.
  • 00:09:48.644 --> 00:09:50.646
  • IN DARK PLACES.MILITARY LIFE IN A WORD
  • 00:09:50.646 --> 00:09:52.982
  • IN DARK PLACES.MILITARY LIFE IN A WORDIS LONELY.
  • 00:09:52.982 --> 00:09:55.251
  • MILITARY LIFE IN A WORDIS LONELY.IT'S LIVING
  • 00:09:55.251 --> 00:09:57.086
  • IS LONELY.IT'S LIVINGIN WILLFUL ISOLATION.
  • 00:09:57.086 --> 00:10:00.322
  • IT'S LIVINGIN WILLFUL ISOLATION.WE BELIEVE IN LIBERTY
  • 00:10:00.322 --> 00:10:01.724
  • IN WILLFUL ISOLATION.WE BELIEVE IN LIBERTYAND FREEDOM
  • 00:10:01.724 --> 00:10:02.892
  • WE BELIEVE IN LIBERTYAND FREEDOMAND WE BELIEVE IT SO MUCH
  • 00:10:02.892 --> 00:10:04.226
  • AND FREEDOMAND WE BELIEVE IT SO MUCHTHAT WE PAY THE COST.
  • 00:10:04.226 --> 00:10:05.494
  • AND WE BELIEVE IT SO MUCHTHAT WE PAY THE COST.WE GIVE UP THE MOST
  • 00:10:05.494 --> 00:10:06.729
  • THAT WE PAY THE COST.WE GIVE UP THE MOSTIMPORTANT THING TO US,
  • 00:10:06.729 --> 00:10:07.997
  • WE GIVE UP THE MOSTIMPORTANT THING TO US,OUR SPOUSES.
  • 00:10:07.997 --> 00:10:09.265
  • IMPORTANT THING TO US,OUR SPOUSES.WE MOVE
  • 00:10:09.265 --> 00:10:10.499
  • OUR SPOUSES.WE MOVEEVERY TWO TO FOUR YEARS.
  • 00:10:10.499 --> 00:10:11.934
  • WE MOVEEVERY TWO TO FOUR YEARS.WE BUBBLE WRAP OUR FEELINGS
  • 00:10:11.934 --> 00:10:13.102
  • EVERY TWO TO FOUR YEARS.WE BUBBLE WRAP OUR FEELINGSAND ASK GOD
  • 00:10:13.102 --> 00:10:14.270
  • WE BUBBLE WRAP OUR FEELINGSAND ASK GODTO BLESS THE ENDEAVOR.
  • 00:10:14.270 --> 00:10:15.438
  • AND ASK GODTO BLESS THE ENDEAVOR.IT IS INSANE.
  • 00:10:15.438 --> 00:10:16.906
  • TO BLESS THE ENDEAVOR.IT IS INSANE.SO EVEN AS A SEASONED,
  • 00:10:16.906 --> 00:10:18.074
  • IT IS INSANE.SO EVEN AS A SEASONED,SOLID, LOVING BELIEVER,
  • 00:10:18.074 --> 00:10:20.509
  • SO EVEN AS A SEASONED,SOLID, LOVING BELIEVER,IT IS LONELY AND ISOLATING.
  • 00:10:20.509 --> 00:10:22.344
  • SOLID, LOVING BELIEVER,IT IS LONELY AND ISOLATING.AND SO FOR A NON-BELIEVER,
  • 00:10:22.344 --> 00:10:23.713
  • IT IS LONELY AND ISOLATING.AND SO FOR A NON-BELIEVER,FOR SOMEONE WHO DOES NOT
  • 00:10:23.713 --> 00:10:25.147
  • AND SO FOR A NON-BELIEVER,FOR SOMEONE WHO DOES NOTKNOW THE LORD AND HIS LOVE,
  • 00:10:25.147 --> 00:10:27.717
  • FOR SOMEONE WHO DOES NOTKNOW THE LORD AND HIS LOVE,IT IS DEBILITATING --
  • 00:10:27.717 --> 00:10:29.385
  • KNOW THE LORD AND HIS LOVE,IT IS DEBILITATING --IT IS DEBILITATING.
  • 00:10:29.385 --> 00:10:30.519
  • IT IS DEBILITATING --IT IS DEBILITATING.Sheila: SO DID YOU BEGIN
  • 00:10:30.519 --> 00:10:31.754
  • Megan: YES.
  • 00:10:32.788 --> 00:10:33.989
  • Megan: YES.Sheila: TELL ME ABOUT THAT.
  • 00:10:33.989 --> 00:10:35.658
  • I FELT LIKE THE LORD
  • 00:10:37.059 --> 00:10:38.260
  • I FELT LIKE THE LORDWAS LEADING ME TO SHOW
  • 00:10:38.260 --> 00:10:39.628
  • IN MY GREATEST MOMENT OF FEAR,
  • 00:10:41.864 --> 00:10:43.566
  • IN MY GREATEST MOMENT OF FEAR,I DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWER
  • 00:10:43.566 --> 00:10:45.034
  • IN MY GREATEST MOMENT OF FEAR,I DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWERAND IT JUST STOKED
  • 00:10:45.034 --> 00:10:46.302
  • I DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWERAND IT JUST STOKEDTHIS FIRE IN ME
  • 00:10:46.302 --> 00:10:47.503
  • AND IT JUST STOKEDTHIS FIRE IN METHAT SAID THERE ARE WOMEN
  • 00:10:47.503 --> 00:10:49.438
  • THIS FIRE IN METHAT SAID THERE ARE WOMENTHAT NEED TO KNOW THE ANSWER.
  • 00:10:49.438 --> 00:10:52.007
  • THAT SAID THERE ARE WOMENTHAT NEED TO KNOW THE ANSWER.SO I OPENED UP A BIBLE STUDY
  • 00:10:52.007 --> 00:10:53.576
  • THAT NEED TO KNOW THE ANSWER.SO I OPENED UP A BIBLE STUDYIN MY LIVING ROOM,
  • 00:10:53.576 --> 00:10:56.746
  • SO I OPENED UP A BIBLE STUDYIN MY LIVING ROOM,WHICH IS A 14 BY 25 SHOE BOX
  • 00:10:56.746 --> 00:10:58.347
  • IN MY LIVING ROOM,WHICH IS A 14 BY 25 SHOE BOXIN MILITARY HOUSING.
  • 00:10:58.347 --> 00:10:59.815
  • WHICH IS A 14 BY 25 SHOE BOXIN MILITARY HOUSING.SO SIX WOMEN SHOWED UP.
  • 00:10:59.815 --> 00:11:01.851
  • IN MILITARY HOUSING.SO SIX WOMEN SHOWED UP.IT WAS MYSELF, MY NEIGHBOR,
  • 00:11:01.851 --> 00:11:03.152
  • SO SIX WOMEN SHOWED UP.IT WAS MYSELF, MY NEIGHBOR,A YOUNG MOM,
  • 00:11:03.152 --> 00:11:04.320
  • IT WAS MYSELF, MY NEIGHBOR,A YOUNG MOM,A COMMANDER'S SPOUSE,
  • 00:11:04.320 --> 00:11:05.721
  • A YOUNG MOM,A COMMANDER'S SPOUSE,A ROCKET SCIENTIST
  • 00:11:05.721 --> 00:11:07.757
  • A COMMANDER'S SPOUSE,A ROCKET SCIENTISTAND IT WAS THE STRANGEST,
  • 00:11:07.757 --> 00:11:10.292
  • A ROCKET SCIENTISTAND IT WAS THE STRANGEST,MILITARY SPOUSES ARE CRAZY
  • 00:11:10.292 --> 00:11:11.994
  • AND IT WAS THE STRANGEST,MILITARY SPOUSES ARE CRAZYIN THE GREATEST OF WAYS.
  • 00:11:11.994 --> 00:11:13.596
  • MILITARY SPOUSES ARE CRAZYIN THE GREATEST OF WAYS.BUT THERE WERE
  • 00:11:13.596 --> 00:11:14.997
  • IN THE GREATEST OF WAYS.BUT THERE WEREDIFFERENT AGE RANGES,
  • 00:11:14.997 --> 00:11:16.432
  • BUT THERE WEREDIFFERENT AGE RANGES,LIFE STAGES
  • 00:11:16.432 --> 00:11:17.600
  • DIFFERENT AGE RANGES,LIFE STAGESAND THE ONLY THING
  • 00:11:17.600 --> 00:11:18.901
  • LIFE STAGESAND THE ONLY THINGTHAT WOULD BRIDGE ALL OF THAT
  • 00:11:18.901 --> 00:11:20.369
  • AND THE ONLY THINGTHAT WOULD BRIDGE ALL OF THATWAS THE BIBLE ITSELF.
  • 00:11:20.369 --> 00:11:21.637
  • THAT WOULD BRIDGE ALL OF THATWAS THE BIBLE ITSELF.AND SO WE WENT VERSE BY VERSE
  • 00:11:21.637 --> 00:11:23.973
  • WAS THE BIBLE ITSELF.AND SO WE WENT VERSE BY VERSETHROUGH THE GOSPEL OF LUKE.
  • 00:11:23.973 --> 00:11:25.207
  • AND SO WE WENT VERSE BY VERSETHROUGH THE GOSPEL OF LUKE.THE FIRST WEEK
  • 00:11:25.207 --> 00:11:26.475
  • THROUGH THE GOSPEL OF LUKE.THE FIRST WEEKWE HAD SIX WOMEN.
  • 00:11:26.475 --> 00:11:28.444
  • THE FIRST WEEKWE HAD SIX WOMEN.THE NEXT WEEK WE HAD 17.
  • 00:11:28.444 --> 00:11:29.879
  • WE HAD SIX WOMEN.THE NEXT WEEK WE HAD 17.THE WEEK AFTER THAT
  • 00:11:29.879 --> 00:11:31.080
  • THE NEXT WEEK WE HAD 17.THE WEEK AFTER THAT25 WOMEN WERE DRAGGING
  • 00:11:31.080 --> 00:11:32.748
  • THE WEEK AFTER THAT25 WOMEN WERE DRAGGINGRED WAGONS AND LAWN CHAIRS
  • 00:11:32.748 --> 00:11:34.650
  • 25 WOMEN WERE DRAGGINGRED WAGONS AND LAWN CHAIRSTO HEAR THE GOSPEL.
  • 00:11:34.650 --> 00:11:35.851
  • RED WAGONS AND LAWN CHAIRSTO HEAR THE GOSPEL.AND ALL I COULD THINK IS
  • 00:11:35.851 --> 00:11:37.186
  • TO HEAR THE GOSPEL.AND ALL I COULD THINK ISLORD, WHAT ARE YOU DOING?
  • 00:11:37.186 --> 00:11:39.255
  • AND ALL I COULD THINK ISLORD, WHAT ARE YOU DOING?DO YOU KNOW HOW CRAZY I AM?
  • 00:11:39.255 --> 00:11:40.389
  • LORD, WHAT ARE YOU DOING?DO YOU KNOW HOW CRAZY I AM?WHY DO YOU HAVE ME
  • 00:11:40.389 --> 00:11:41.624
  • DO YOU KNOW HOW CRAZY I AM?WHY DO YOU HAVE MEIN HERE DOING THIS?
  • 00:11:41.624 --> 00:11:43.058
  • WHY DO YOU HAVE MEIN HERE DOING THIS?AND REALLY, WHAT I FOUND IS
  • 00:11:43.058 --> 00:11:44.393
  • IN HERE DOING THIS?AND REALLY, WHAT I FOUND ISTHAT MANY OF THEM
  • 00:11:44.393 --> 00:11:45.728
  • AND REALLY, WHAT I FOUND ISTHAT MANY OF THEMWERE NOT BELIEVERS.
  • 00:11:45.728 --> 00:11:47.096
  • THAT MANY OF THEMWERE NOT BELIEVERS.THEY HAD HEARD ABOUT US
  • 00:11:47.096 --> 00:11:48.531
  • WERE NOT BELIEVERS.THEY HAD HEARD ABOUT USTHROUGH WORD OF MOUTH
  • 00:11:48.531 --> 00:11:49.899
  • THEY HAD HEARD ABOUT USTHROUGH WORD OF MOUTHAND THEY WERE STARVING
  • 00:11:49.899 --> 00:11:51.300
  • THROUGH WORD OF MOUTHAND THEY WERE STARVINGTO UNDERSTAND
  • 00:11:51.300 --> 00:11:52.668
  • AND THEY WERE STARVINGTO UNDERSTANDHOW TO GRASP
  • 00:11:52.668 --> 00:11:53.936
  • TO UNDERSTANDHOW TO GRASPWHAT IS HAPPENING AROUND THEM.
  • 00:11:53.936 --> 00:11:55.504
  • HOW TO GRASPWHAT IS HAPPENING AROUND THEM.BUT ULTIMATELY,
  • 00:11:55.504 --> 00:11:57.139
  • WHAT IS HAPPENING AROUND THEM.BUT ULTIMATELY,HOW TO RECONCILE THE PAIN
  • 00:11:57.139 --> 00:11:58.440
  • BUT ULTIMATELY,HOW TO RECONCILE THE PAINTHAT THEY'RE EXPERIENCING
  • 00:11:58.440 --> 00:11:59.809
  • HOW TO RECONCILE THE PAINTHAT THEY'RE EXPERIENCINGWITH A LOVING GOD.
  • 00:11:59.809 --> 00:12:02.244
  • THAT THEY'RE EXPERIENCINGWITH A LOVING GOD.SO WE UNPACKED VERSE BY VERSE.
  • 00:12:02.244 --> 00:12:04.513
  • WITH A LOVING GOD.SO WE UNPACKED VERSE BY VERSE.AND BY THE NEXT SEMESTER
  • 00:12:04.513 --> 00:12:06.081
  • SO WE UNPACKED VERSE BY VERSE.AND BY THE NEXT SEMESTERWE HAD 40 WOMEN
  • 00:12:06.081 --> 00:12:07.650
  • AND BY THE NEXT SEMESTERWE HAD 40 WOMENAND 50 CHILDREN
  • 00:12:07.650 --> 00:12:09.051
  • WE HAD 40 WOMENAND 50 CHILDRENIN MY LIVING ROOM--
  • 00:12:09.051 --> 00:12:10.352
  • AND 50 CHILDRENIN MY LIVING ROOM--YEAH!
  • 00:12:10.352 --> 00:12:11.720
  • IN MY LIVING ROOM--YEAH!IT WAS A PLAY DOUGH NIGHTMARE.
  • 00:12:11.720 --> 00:12:12.988
  • YEAH!IT WAS A PLAY DOUGH NIGHTMARE.IT WAS BAD.
  • 00:12:12.988 --> 00:12:14.456
  • IT WAS A PLAY DOUGH NIGHTMARE.IT WAS BAD.IT IS GUERILLA WARFARE.
  • 00:12:14.456 --> 00:12:15.691
  • IT WAS BAD.IT IS GUERILLA WARFARE.MILITARY MINISTRY
  • 00:12:15.691 --> 00:12:17.059
  • IT IS GUERILLA WARFARE.MILITARY MINISTRYIS LIKE GUERILLA WARFARE.
  • 00:12:17.059 --> 00:12:18.460
  • MILITARY MINISTRYIS LIKE GUERILLA WARFARE.AND SO WE HAD
  • 00:12:18.460 --> 00:12:19.728
  • IS LIKE GUERILLA WARFARE.AND SO WE HADTHIS PACKED HOUSE.
  • 00:12:19.728 --> 00:12:20.963
  • AND SO WE HADTHIS PACKED HOUSE.WE PARTNERED
  • 00:12:20.963 --> 00:12:22.031
  • THIS PACKED HOUSE.WE PARTNEREDWITH OUR LOCAL CHAPEL
  • 00:12:22.031 --> 00:12:23.265
  • WE PARTNEREDWITH OUR LOCAL CHAPELAND EVENTUALLY WE HAD
  • 00:12:23.265 --> 00:12:24.333
  • WITH OUR LOCAL CHAPELAND EVENTUALLY WE HADOVER 200 PARTICIPANTS
  • 00:12:24.333 --> 00:12:25.367
  • AND EVENTUALLY WE HADOVER 200 PARTICIPANTSTWO YEARS LATER.
  • 00:12:25.367 --> 00:12:26.502
  • OVER 200 PARTICIPANTSTWO YEARS LATER.IT OUTGREW THE GOVERNMENT
  • 00:12:26.502 --> 00:12:27.770
  • AND THE STAFF.
  • 00:12:29.071 --> 00:12:30.272
  • AND THE STAFF.SO EVER SINCE THEN
  • 00:12:30.272 --> 00:12:31.574
  • SO EVER SINCE THENI'VE BEEN EQUIPPING
  • 00:12:31.574 --> 00:12:32.942
  • I'VE BEEN EQUIPPINGMILITARY SPOUSES
  • 00:12:32.942 --> 00:12:34.076
  • IN THEIR HOMES
  • 00:12:35.311 --> 00:12:36.478
  • IN THEIR HOMESAROUND THEIR COFFEE TABLES
  • 00:12:36.478 --> 00:12:37.646
  • IN THEIR HOMESAROUND THEIR COFFEE TABLESSHARING THE GOSPEL
  • 00:12:37.646 --> 00:12:38.781
  • AROUND THEIR COFFEE TABLESSHARING THE GOSPELTHROUGH RADICAL HOSPITALITY
  • 00:12:38.781 --> 00:12:39.982
  • SHARING THE GOSPELTHROUGH RADICAL HOSPITALITYAND JUST AN OBEDIENCE
  • 00:12:39.982 --> 00:12:41.250
  • THROUGH RADICAL HOSPITALITYAND JUST AN OBEDIENCEAND WILLINGNESS
  • 00:12:41.250 --> 00:12:42.418
  • AND JUST AN OBEDIENCEAND WILLINGNESSTO LOVE OTHERS.
  • 00:12:42.418 --> 00:12:43.586
  • THE FIRST TIME I MET YOU
  • 00:12:44.720 --> 00:12:45.821
  • THE FIRST TIME I MET YOUAND I WAS LIKE WOW!
  • 00:12:45.821 --> 00:12:46.989
  • AND I WAS LIKE WOW!THIS WOMAN
  • 00:12:46.989 --> 00:12:48.090
  • THIS WOMANIS ON FIRE FOR THE LORD
  • 00:12:48.090 --> 00:12:50.192
  • BUT I WANT TO ASK YOU,
  • 00:12:51.827 --> 00:12:54.029
  • BUT I WANT TO ASK YOU,HOW CAN WE AS THE CHURCH
  • 00:12:54.029 --> 00:12:55.631
  • BUT I WANT TO ASK YOU,HOW CAN WE AS THE CHURCHSUPPORT OUR MILITARY FAMILIES?
  • 00:12:55.631 --> 00:12:57.066
  • HOW CAN WE AS THE CHURCHSUPPORT OUR MILITARY FAMILIES?BECAUSE I THINK
  • 00:12:57.066 --> 00:12:58.434
  • SUPPORT OUR MILITARY FAMILIES?BECAUSE I THINKTHERE IS ONE DAY A YEAR
  • 00:12:58.434 --> 00:12:59.602
  • BECAUSE I THINKTHERE IS ONE DAY A YEARWHEN WE HONOR
  • 00:12:59.602 --> 00:13:00.903
  • THERE IS ONE DAY A YEARWHEN WE HONORAND WE REMEMBER AND WE PRAY.
  • 00:13:00.903 --> 00:13:02.071
  • WHEN WE HONORAND WE REMEMBER AND WE PRAY.BUT WHAT ABOUT
  • 00:13:02.071 --> 00:13:03.305
  • AND WE REMEMBER AND WE PRAY.BUT WHAT ABOUTALL THE REST
  • 00:13:03.305 --> 00:13:04.673
  • BUT WHAT ABOUTALL THE RESTOF THE DAYS OF THE YEAR?
  • 00:13:04.673 --> 00:13:05.941
  • ALL THE RESTOF THE DAYS OF THE YEAR?Megan: OH MY GOODNESS!
  • 00:13:05.941 --> 00:13:07.276
  • OF THE DAYS OF THE YEAR?Megan: OH MY GOODNESS!THAT'S SUCH A GREAT QUESTION.
  • 00:13:07.276 --> 00:13:08.544
  • Megan: OH MY GOODNESS!THAT'S SUCH A GREAT QUESTION.I GET ENCOURAGED BY THAT.
  • 00:13:08.544 --> 00:13:09.745
  • THAT'S SUCH A GREAT QUESTION.I GET ENCOURAGED BY THAT.SO MANY MILITARY FAMILIES
  • 00:13:09.745 --> 00:13:11.080
  • I GET ENCOURAGED BY THAT.SO MANY MILITARY FAMILIESARE SLIPPING IN AND OUT OF
  • 00:13:11.080 --> 00:13:12.348
  • SO MANY MILITARY FAMILIESARE SLIPPING IN AND OUT OFTHE BACKS OF LOCAL CHURCHES.
  • 00:13:12.348 --> 00:13:13.682
  • ARE SLIPPING IN AND OUT OFTHE BACKS OF LOCAL CHURCHES.THEY ARE VIEWED KIND OF
  • 00:13:13.682 --> 00:13:15.317
  • THE BACKS OF LOCAL CHURCHES.THEY ARE VIEWED KIND OFAS PERPETUAL VISITORS.
  • 00:13:15.317 --> 00:13:16.652
  • THEY ARE VIEWED KIND OFAS PERPETUAL VISITORS.SO EVEN UPON THE THIRD,
  • 00:13:16.652 --> 00:13:18.220
  • AS PERPETUAL VISITORS.SO EVEN UPON THE THIRD,FOURTH, FIFTH, SIXTH TIME
  • 00:13:18.220 --> 00:13:19.688
  • SO EVEN UPON THE THIRD,FOURTH, FIFTH, SIXTH TIMEIN ATTENDANCE
  • 00:13:19.688 --> 00:13:20.723
  • FOURTH, FIFTH, SIXTH TIMEIN ATTENDANCEYOU'LL HEAR THINGS LIKE,
  • 00:13:20.723 --> 00:13:21.757
  • IN ATTENDANCEYOU'LL HEAR THINGS LIKE,"OH WELCOME!
  • 00:13:21.757 --> 00:13:22.892
  • YOU'LL HEAR THINGS LIKE,"OH WELCOME!WE HAVEN'T SEEN YOU
  • 00:13:22.892 --> 00:13:23.993
  • "OH WELCOME!WE HAVEN'T SEEN YOUHERE BEFORE."
  • 00:13:23.993 --> 00:13:25.060
  • WE HAVEN'T SEEN YOUHERE BEFORE."AND WE'LL SAY, "YES, WE KNOW.
  • 00:13:25.060 --> 00:13:26.195
  • HERE BEFORE."AND WE'LL SAY, "YES, WE KNOW.WE'VE BEEN HERE
  • 00:13:26.195 --> 00:13:27.396
  • AND WE'LL SAY, "YES, WE KNOW.WE'VE BEEN HEREFOR FIVE WEEKS THOUGH.
  • 00:13:27.396 --> 00:13:28.797
  • WE'VE BEEN HEREFOR FIVE WEEKS THOUGH.BUT THANK YOU SO MUCH
  • 00:13:28.797 --> 00:13:30.132
  • FOR FIVE WEEKS THOUGH.BUT THANK YOU SO MUCHFOR ASKING US TO STAND AGAIN
  • 00:13:30.132 --> 00:13:31.433
  • BUT THANK YOU SO MUCHFOR ASKING US TO STAND AGAINAT THE END OF THE SERVICE
  • 00:13:31.433 --> 00:13:32.568
  • FOR ASKING US TO STAND AGAINAT THE END OF THE SERVICETO RECOGNIZE VISITORS."
  • 00:13:32.568 --> 00:13:33.869
  • AT THE END OF THE SERVICETO RECOGNIZE VISITORS."BUT THE OTHER PART OF IT
  • 00:13:33.869 --> 00:13:35.237
  • TO RECOGNIZE VISITORS."BUT THE OTHER PART OF ITIS MANY TIMES
  • 00:13:35.237 --> 00:13:36.572
  • BUT THE OTHER PART OF ITIS MANY TIMESOUR SPOUSES HAVE BOOTS
  • 00:13:36.572 --> 00:13:37.907
  • IS MANY TIMESOUR SPOUSES HAVE BOOTSON THE GROUND SOMEWHERE ELSE.
  • 00:13:37.907 --> 00:13:39.208
  • OUR SPOUSES HAVE BOOTSON THE GROUND SOMEWHERE ELSE.SO FOR ME,
  • 00:13:39.208 --> 00:13:40.442
  • ON THE GROUND SOMEWHERE ELSE.SO FOR ME,I'M A MOTHER OF FOUR.
  • 00:13:40.442 --> 00:13:41.677
  • SO FOR ME,I'M A MOTHER OF FOUR.GETTING MY CHILDREN
  • 00:13:41.677 --> 00:13:42.878
  • I'M A MOTHER OF FOUR.GETTING MY CHILDRENTO WORSHIP SERVICE
  • 00:13:42.878 --> 00:13:43.979
  • GETTING MY CHILDRENTO WORSHIP SERVICEON SUNDAY MORNING
  • 00:13:43.979 --> 00:13:45.247
  • TO WORSHIP SERVICEON SUNDAY MORNINGIS AN OLYMPIC EVENT.
  • 00:13:45.247 --> 00:13:46.448
  • ON SUNDAY MORNINGIS AN OLYMPIC EVENT.I HAVE TO PLAN
  • 00:13:46.448 --> 00:13:47.716
  • IS AN OLYMPIC EVENT.I HAVE TO PLANTO THE NTH DEGREE
  • 00:13:47.716 --> 00:13:49.051
  • I HAVE TO PLANTO THE NTH DEGREETHE NIGHT BEFORE.
  • 00:13:49.051 --> 00:13:50.352
  • TO THE NTH DEGREETHE NIGHT BEFORE.WE LINE THE SHOES UP
  • 00:13:50.352 --> 00:13:51.420
  • THE NIGHT BEFORE.WE LINE THE SHOES UPAT THE DOOR.
  • 00:13:51.420 --> 00:13:52.688
  • WE LINE THE SHOES UPAT THE DOOR.WE ARE THROWING TOAST AT THEM
  • 00:13:52.688 --> 00:13:53.856
  • AT THE DOOR.WE ARE THROWING TOAST AT THEMAS THEY'RE WALKING OUT
  • 00:13:53.856 --> 00:13:54.857
  • WE ARE THROWING TOAST AT THEMAS THEY'RE WALKING OUTTHE DOOR.
  • 00:13:54.857 --> 00:13:55.991
  • THAT THEY BRUSHED THEIR TEETH.
  • 00:13:57.126 --> 00:13:58.360
  • THAT THEY BRUSHED THEIR TEETH.THEY PROBABLY DIDN'T.
  • 00:13:58.360 --> 00:13:59.561
  • THAT THEY BRUSHED THEIR TEETH.THEY PROBABLY DIDN'T.AND SO WE'RE TRYING
  • 00:13:59.561 --> 00:14:00.696
  • WHERE WE KNOW WE NEED TO BE.
  • 00:14:01.931 --> 00:14:03.098
  • WHERE WE KNOW WE NEED TO BE.WE NEED TO BE
  • 00:14:03.098 --> 00:14:04.266
  • WE NEED TO BEIN THE HOUSE OF THE LORD
  • 00:14:04.266 --> 00:14:05.501
  • WE NEED TO WORSHIP.
  • 00:14:06.635 --> 00:14:07.736
  • WE NEED TO WORSHIP.WE NEED TO FEEL WELCOMED
  • 00:14:07.736 --> 00:14:08.837
  • WE NEED TO WORSHIP.WE NEED TO FEEL WELCOMEDAND WANTED AND SEEN.
  • 00:14:08.837 --> 00:14:10.039
  • WE NEED TO FEEL WELCOMEDAND WANTED AND SEEN.AND EVEN MORE SO,
  • 00:14:10.039 --> 00:14:11.473
  • AND WANTED AND SEEN.AND EVEN MORE SO,CARED FOR BY THE CHURCH.
  • 00:14:11.473 --> 00:14:12.675
  • AND EVEN MORE SO,CARED FOR BY THE CHURCH.I THINK THEY HAVE
  • 00:14:12.675 --> 00:14:13.876
  • CARED FOR BY THE CHURCH.I THINK THEY HAVETHIS PERSPECTIVE
  • 00:14:13.876 --> 00:14:15.044
  • I THINK THEY HAVETHIS PERSPECTIVETHAT WE MIGHT NOT
  • 00:14:15.044 --> 00:14:16.178
  • THIS PERSPECTIVETHAT WE MIGHT NOTBE THERE VERY LONG
  • 00:14:16.178 --> 00:14:17.313
  • THAT WE MIGHT NOTBE THERE VERY LONGSO THEY DON'T REALLY NEED
  • 00:14:17.313 --> 00:14:18.514
  • BE THERE VERY LONGSO THEY DON'T REALLY NEEDTO PLUG US IN
  • 00:14:18.514 --> 00:14:19.682
  • SO THEY DON'T REALLY NEEDTO PLUG US INOR GET TO KNOW US.
  • 00:14:19.682 --> 00:14:20.950
  • TO PLUG US INOR GET TO KNOW US.BUT I WOULD URGE...
  • 00:14:20.950 --> 00:14:22.217
  • OR GET TO KNOW US.BUT I WOULD URGE...Sheila: THAT'S HARSH! WOW!
  • 00:14:22.217 --> 00:14:23.552
  • BUT I WOULD URGE...Sheila: THAT'S HARSH! WOW!Megan: IT IS THE EXPERIENCE...
  • 00:14:23.552 --> 00:14:24.920
  • Sheila: THAT'S HARSH! WOW!Megan: IT IS THE EXPERIENCE...Sheila: THAT WOULD JUST
  • 00:14:24.920 --> 00:14:26.055
  • Megan: IT IS THE EXPERIENCE...Sheila: THAT WOULD JUSTMAKE ME FEEL EVEN MORE LONELY.
  • 00:14:26.055 --> 00:14:27.122
  • Sheila: THAT WOULD JUSTMAKE ME FEEL EVEN MORE LONELY.Megan: YES!
  • 00:14:27.122 --> 00:14:28.324
  • MAKE ME FEEL EVEN MORE LONELY.Megan: YES!IT IS THE EXPERIENCE
  • 00:14:28.324 --> 00:14:29.458
  • Megan: YES!IT IS THE EXPERIENCEALMOST ALL OF US UNANIMOUSLY
  • 00:14:29.458 --> 00:14:30.659
  • IT IS THE EXPERIENCEALMOST ALL OF US UNANIMOUSLYCAN SAY WITH OUR EXPERIENCE
  • 00:14:30.659 --> 00:14:31.794
  • ALMOST ALL OF US UNANIMOUSLYCAN SAY WITH OUR EXPERIENCEWITH THE LOCAL CHURCH IS
  • 00:14:31.794 --> 00:14:32.995
  • CAN SAY WITH OUR EXPERIENCEWITH THE LOCAL CHURCH ISTHEY DON'T REALLY
  • 00:14:32.995 --> 00:14:34.196
  • WITH THE LOCAL CHURCH ISTHEY DON'T REALLYUNDERSTAND US AND DON'T KNOW
  • 00:14:34.196 --> 00:14:35.264
  • THEY DON'T REALLYUNDERSTAND US AND DON'T KNOWWHAT TO DO WITH US.
  • 00:14:35.264 --> 00:14:36.398
  • UNDERSTAND US AND DON'T KNOWWHAT TO DO WITH US.BUT MY HOPE
  • 00:14:36.398 --> 00:14:37.766
  • WHAT TO DO WITH US.BUT MY HOPEIS TO START A PARADIGM SHIFT.
  • 00:14:37.766 --> 00:14:39.201
  • BUT MY HOPEIS TO START A PARADIGM SHIFT.BECAUSE IF YOU PULL
  • 00:14:39.201 --> 00:14:40.936
  • IS TO START A PARADIGM SHIFT.BECAUSE IF YOU PULLMILITARY FAMILIES IN,
  • 00:14:40.936 --> 00:14:42.037
  • BECAUSE IF YOU PULLMILITARY FAMILIES IN,YOU MENTOR THEM,
  • 00:14:42.037 --> 00:14:43.138
  • MILITARY FAMILIES IN,YOU MENTOR THEM,DISCIPLE THEM,
  • 00:14:43.138 --> 00:14:44.306
  • YOU MENTOR THEM,DISCIPLE THEM,YOU CAN COMMISSION THEM
  • 00:14:44.306 --> 00:14:45.407
  • DISCIPLE THEM,YOU CAN COMMISSION THEMAND COMMEND THEM
  • 00:14:45.407 --> 00:14:46.475
  • YOU CAN COMMISSION THEMAND COMMEND THEMINTO THE SERVICE OF THE LORD
  • 00:14:46.475 --> 00:14:47.576
  • AND COMMEND THEMINTO THE SERVICE OF THE LORDAND THEY CAN GO PLACES
  • 00:14:47.576 --> 00:14:48.711
  • INTO THE SERVICE OF THE LORDAND THEY CAN GO PLACESYOU NEVER IMAGINED.
  • 00:14:48.711 --> 00:14:49.845
  • AND THEY CAN GO PLACESYOU NEVER IMAGINED.WE DON'T HAVE
  • 00:14:49.845 --> 00:14:51.013
  • YOU NEVER IMAGINED.WE DON'T HAVETO RAISE FUNDS TO DO MISSION.
  • 00:14:51.013 --> 00:14:52.114
  • WE DON'T HAVETO RAISE FUNDS TO DO MISSION.THERE IS ENOUGH BLOOD
  • 00:14:52.114 --> 00:14:53.349
  • TO RAISE FUNDS TO DO MISSION.THERE IS ENOUGH BLOODAND BROKENNESS ON OUR STREETS.
  • 00:14:53.349 --> 00:14:55.451
  • THERE IS ENOUGH BLOODAND BROKENNESS ON OUR STREETS.WE CAN MOVE
  • 00:14:55.451 --> 00:14:56.752
  • AND BROKENNESS ON OUR STREETS.WE CAN MOVEEVERY TWO TO FOUR YEARS
  • 00:14:56.752 --> 00:14:57.920
  • WE CAN MOVEEVERY TWO TO FOUR YEARSAND UNCLE SAM SENDS US
  • 00:14:57.920 --> 00:14:59.822
  • EVERY TWO TO FOUR YEARSAND UNCLE SAM SENDS USTO THE NEW MISSION FIELD.
  • 00:14:59.822 --> 00:15:01.390
  • AND UNCLE SAM SENDS USTO THE NEW MISSION FIELD.Sheila: WHAT
  • 00:15:01.390 --> 00:15:03.092
  • TO THE NEW MISSION FIELD.Sheila: WHATAN INCREDIBLE PERSPECTIVE.
  • 00:15:03.092 --> 00:15:04.293
  • Sheila: WHATAN INCREDIBLE PERSPECTIVE.NOW YOU TAKE THIS
  • 00:15:04.293 --> 00:15:05.361
  • AN INCREDIBLE PERSPECTIVE.NOW YOU TAKE THISSO SERIOUSLY.
  • 00:15:05.361 --> 00:15:06.395
  • NOW YOU TAKE THISSO SERIOUSLY.AREN'T YOU ALMOST THROUGH
  • 00:15:06.395 --> 00:15:07.429
  • SO SERIOUSLY.AREN'T YOU ALMOST THROUGHWITH YOUR, YOU'VE BEEN
  • 00:15:07.429 --> 00:15:10.366
  • AREN'T YOU ALMOST THROUGHWITH YOUR, YOU'VE BEENDOING A BACHELOR'S DEGREE?
  • 00:15:10.366 --> 00:15:11.500
  • WITH YOUR, YOU'VE BEENDOING A BACHELOR'S DEGREE?TELL ME EXACTLY
  • 00:15:11.500 --> 00:15:12.568
  • DOING A BACHELOR'S DEGREE?TELL ME EXACTLYWHAT YOUR DEGREE IS IN.
  • 00:15:12.568 --> 00:15:13.702
  • TELL ME EXACTLYWHAT YOUR DEGREE IS IN.Megan: SO I'M AT
  • 00:15:13.702 --> 00:15:14.803
  • WHAT YOUR DEGREE IS IN.Megan: SO I'M ATMOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE
  • 00:15:14.803 --> 00:15:15.971
  • Megan: SO I'M ATMOODY BIBLE INSTITUTEIN CHICAGO.
  • 00:15:15.971 --> 00:15:17.873
  • MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTEIN CHICAGO.YAY! I'M SO EXCITED.
  • 00:15:17.873 --> 00:15:19.308
  • IN CHICAGO.YAY! I'M SO EXCITED.BUT I'M FINISHING MY DEGREE,
  • 00:15:19.308 --> 00:15:20.442
  • YAY! I'M SO EXCITED.BUT I'M FINISHING MY DEGREE,A BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
  • 00:15:20.442 --> 00:15:21.577
  • BUT I'M FINISHING MY DEGREE,A BACHELOR OF SCIENCEIN MINISTRY LEADERSHIP
  • 00:15:21.577 --> 00:15:22.778
  • A BACHELOR OF SCIENCEIN MINISTRY LEADERSHIPWITH A FOCUS
  • 00:15:22.778 --> 00:15:23.979
  • IN MINISTRY LEADERSHIPWITH A FOCUSIN WOMEN'S MINISTRY
  • 00:15:23.979 --> 00:15:25.047
  • WITH A FOCUSIN WOMEN'S MINISTRYAND THEOLOGICAL STUDIES.
  • 00:15:25.047 --> 00:15:26.248
  • IN WOMEN'S MINISTRYAND THEOLOGICAL STUDIES.REALLY, THE REASON FOR THAT
  • 00:15:26.248 --> 00:15:27.783
  • AND THEOLOGICAL STUDIES.REALLY, THE REASON FOR THATIS I BELIEVE MILITARY SPOUSES
  • 00:15:27.783 --> 00:15:29.184
  • REALLY, THE REASON FOR THATIS I BELIEVE MILITARY SPOUSESWILL BE THE LARGEST
  • 00:15:29.184 --> 00:15:30.419
  • IS I BELIEVE MILITARY SPOUSESWILL BE THE LARGESTMISSIONAL FORCE
  • 00:15:30.419 --> 00:15:31.854
  • WILL BE THE LARGESTMISSIONAL FORCETHAT THIS GENERATION HAS SEEN.
  • 00:15:31.854 --> 00:15:33.155
  • MISSIONAL FORCETHAT THIS GENERATION HAS SEEN.I THINK WE CAN KICK START
  • 00:15:33.155 --> 00:15:34.556
  • THAT THIS GENERATION HAS SEEN.I THINK WE CAN KICK STARTTHE THIRD GREAT AWAKENING
  • 00:15:34.556 --> 00:15:36.091
  • I THINK WE CAN KICK STARTTHE THIRD GREAT AWAKENINGBECAUSE THIS PEOPLE GROUP
  • 00:15:36.091 --> 00:15:37.359
  • THE THIRD GREAT AWAKENINGBECAUSE THIS PEOPLE GROUPALREADY LIVES MISSIONALLY.
  • 00:15:37.359 --> 00:15:39.862
  • BECAUSE THIS PEOPLE GROUPALREADY LIVES MISSIONALLY.WE'VE DEVOTED OUR LIVES
  • 00:15:39.862 --> 00:15:41.130
  • ALREADY LIVES MISSIONALLY.WE'VE DEVOTED OUR LIVESTO THE MISSION
  • 00:15:41.130 --> 00:15:42.431
  • WE'VE DEVOTED OUR LIVESTO THE MISSIONOF DEPENDING THIS COUNTRY.
  • 00:15:42.431 --> 00:15:43.799
  • TO THE MISSIONOF DEPENDING THIS COUNTRY.WE ARE ARDENT PATRIOTS.
  • 00:15:43.799 --> 00:15:45.100
  • OF DEPENDING THIS COUNTRY.WE ARE ARDENT PATRIOTS.WE BELIEVE THE SAME THINGS
  • 00:15:45.100 --> 00:15:46.435
  • WE ARE ARDENT PATRIOTS.WE BELIEVE THE SAME THINGSTHAT OUR SPOUSES BELIEVE
  • 00:15:46.435 --> 00:15:47.603
  • WE BELIEVE THE SAME THINGSTHAT OUR SPOUSES BELIEVEAND WE STAND BESIDE THEM
  • 00:15:47.603 --> 00:15:48.771
  • THAT OUR SPOUSES BELIEVEAND WE STAND BESIDE THEMAND SHEPHERD OUR FAMILIES
  • 00:15:48.771 --> 00:15:50.072
  • DOING WHAT GOD
  • 00:15:51.240 --> 00:15:52.574
  • DOING WHAT GODHAS CALLED THEM TO DO.
  • 00:15:52.574 --> 00:15:53.742
  • HAS CALLED THEM TO DO.AND WHAT DO WE DO
  • 00:15:53.742 --> 00:15:54.943
  • AND WHAT DO WE DOWHILE WE'RE AT HOME?
  • 00:15:54.943 --> 00:15:56.011
  • WHILE WE'RE AT HOME?WE FOSTER COMMUNITY,
  • 00:15:56.011 --> 00:15:57.246
  • WE CONNECT PEOPLE, WE THRIVE.
  • 00:15:58.714 --> 00:16:00.916
  • WE CONNECT PEOPLE, WE THRIVE.AND IF WE CAN BE SHEPHERDED
  • 00:16:00.916 --> 00:16:02.084
  • WE CONNECT PEOPLE, WE THRIVE.AND IF WE CAN BE SHEPHERDEDAND CARED FOR
  • 00:16:02.084 --> 00:16:03.285
  • AND IF WE CAN BE SHEPHERDEDAND CARED FORAND COMMISSIONED
  • 00:16:03.285 --> 00:16:04.620
  • AND CARED FORAND COMMISSIONEDBY THE LOCAL CHURCH
  • 00:16:04.620 --> 00:16:05.954
  • AND COMMISSIONEDBY THE LOCAL CHURCHBECAUSE PEOPLE HAVE SEEN
  • 00:16:05.954 --> 00:16:07.222
  • BY THE LOCAL CHURCHBECAUSE PEOPLE HAVE SEENOUR CAPACITY,
  • 00:16:07.222 --> 00:16:08.357
  • BECAUSE PEOPLE HAVE SEENOUR CAPACITY,THERE ISN'T ENOUGH GRIT
  • 00:16:08.357 --> 00:16:09.491
  • OUR CAPACITY,THERE ISN'T ENOUGH GRITAND GRACE LACED IN
  • 00:16:09.491 --> 00:16:10.526
  • THERE ISN'T ENOUGH GRITAND GRACE LACED INTHE MILITARY SPOUSE COMMUNITY
  • 00:16:10.526 --> 00:16:11.827
  • AND GRACE LACED INTHE MILITARY SPOUSE COMMUNITYTHAT WE COULD START
  • 00:16:11.827 --> 00:16:13.028
  • THE MILITARY SPOUSE COMMUNITYTHAT WE COULD STARTREVOLUTIONS.
  • 00:16:13.028 --> 00:16:14.329
  • THAT WE COULD STARTREVOLUTIONS.Sheila: WOW!
  • 00:16:14.329 --> 00:16:15.931
  • REVOLUTIONS.Sheila: WOW!THAT IS PHENOMENAL
  • 00:16:15.931 --> 00:16:17.266
  • Sheila: WOW!THAT IS PHENOMENALAND WE WILL DO EVERYTHING
  • 00:16:17.266 --> 00:16:18.434
  • THAT IS PHENOMENALAND WE WILL DO EVERYTHINGWE CAN HERE AT LIFE
  • 00:16:18.434 --> 00:16:19.535
  • AND GET ALL OUR PEOPLE
  • 00:16:20.636 --> 00:16:21.670
  • AND GET ALL OUR PEOPLETO PRAY FOR YOU.
  • 00:16:21.670 --> 00:16:23.672
  • TO PRAY FOR YOU.I WONDERED, WHAT IS IT LIKE,
  • 00:16:23.672 --> 00:16:25.407
  • I WONDERED, WHAT IS IT LIKE,YOUR HUSBAND CAN BE GONE
  • 00:16:25.407 --> 00:16:26.809
  • AND YOU HAVE A NEW NORMAL,
  • 00:16:28.844 --> 00:16:30.646
  • AND YOU HAVE A NEW NORMAL,AND THEN HE COMES BACK.
  • 00:16:30.646 --> 00:16:31.814
  • AND YOU HAVE A NEW NORMAL,AND THEN HE COMES BACK.I'M NOT TALKING
  • 00:16:31.814 --> 00:16:33.048
  • AND THEN HE COMES BACK.I'M NOT TALKINGJUST ABOUT YOURS,
  • 00:16:33.048 --> 00:16:34.450
  • I'M NOT TALKINGJUST ABOUT YOURS,HOW HARD IS THAT
  • 00:16:34.450 --> 00:16:35.651
  • JUST ABOUT YOURS,HOW HARD IS THATWHEN SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN ON,
  • 00:16:35.651 --> 00:16:36.819
  • HOW HARD IS THATWHEN SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN ON,LITERALLY BOOTS ON THE GROUND
  • 00:16:36.819 --> 00:16:38.020
  • WHEN SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN ON,LITERALLY BOOTS ON THE GROUNDIS SUDDENLY BACK
  • 00:16:38.020 --> 00:16:40.389
  • LITERALLY BOOTS ON THE GROUNDIS SUDDENLY BACKINTO A FAMILY SITUATION;
  • 00:16:40.389 --> 00:16:41.990
  • IS SUDDENLY BACKINTO A FAMILY SITUATION;HOW HARD IS THAT?
  • 00:16:41.990 --> 00:16:43.292
  • INTO A FAMILY SITUATION;HOW HARD IS THAT?Megan: EXTREMELY HARD!
  • 00:16:43.292 --> 00:16:45.360
  • HOW HARD IS THAT?Megan: EXTREMELY HARD!WE CALL THAT REINTEGRATION.
  • 00:16:45.360 --> 00:16:46.628
  • Megan: EXTREMELY HARD!WE CALL THAT REINTEGRATION.THE PERIOD
  • 00:16:46.628 --> 00:16:47.830
  • WE CALL THAT REINTEGRATION.THE PERIODWHERE YOUR SPOUSE COMES BACK
  • 00:16:47.830 --> 00:16:49.231
  • THE PERIODWHERE YOUR SPOUSE COMES BACKAND YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATE.
  • 00:16:49.231 --> 00:16:50.365
  • WHERE YOUR SPOUSE COMES BACKAND YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATE.YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATE
  • 00:16:50.365 --> 00:16:51.533
  • AND YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATE.YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATETWO SCHEDULES,
  • 00:16:51.533 --> 00:16:52.801
  • YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATETWO SCHEDULES,REINTEGRATE TWO BANK ACCOUNTS,
  • 00:16:52.801 --> 00:16:53.902
  • TWO SCHEDULES,REINTEGRATE TWO BANK ACCOUNTS,REINTEGRATE
  • 00:16:53.902 --> 00:16:55.170
  • REINTEGRATE TWO BANK ACCOUNTS,REINTEGRATETWO PARENTING STYLES.
  • 00:16:55.170 --> 00:16:56.505
  • REINTEGRATETWO PARENTING STYLES.YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATE
  • 00:16:56.505 --> 00:16:57.706
  • TWO PARENTING STYLES.YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATEALL OF THESE DIFFERENT THINGS.
  • 00:16:57.706 --> 00:16:58.907
  • YOU HAVE TO REINTEGRATEALL OF THESE DIFFERENT THINGS.AND TO SAY
  • 00:16:58.907 --> 00:17:00.142
  • ALL OF THESE DIFFERENT THINGS.AND TO SAYTHAT IT IS A CHALLENGE
  • 00:17:00.142 --> 00:17:01.343
  • AND TO SAYTHAT IT IS A CHALLENGEIS ONE OF THE BIGGEST
  • 00:17:01.343 --> 00:17:02.444
  • THAT IT IS A CHALLENGEIS ONE OF THE BIGGESTUNDERSTATEMENTS
  • 00:17:02.444 --> 00:17:03.812
  • IS ONE OF THE BIGGESTUNDERSTATEMENTSIN THE HISTORY OF TIME.
  • 00:17:03.812 --> 00:17:05.747
  • UNDERSTATEMENTSIN THE HISTORY OF TIME.REALLY, I WONDER SOMETIMES
  • 00:17:05.747 --> 00:17:09.017
  • IN THE HISTORY OF TIME.REALLY, I WONDER SOMETIMESHOW WE DO IT AS BELIEVERS
  • 00:17:09.017 --> 00:17:10.719
  • REALLY, I WONDER SOMETIMESHOW WE DO IT AS BELIEVERSAND WE'RE ON SOLID GROUND.
  • 00:17:10.719 --> 00:17:12.621
  • HOW WE DO IT AS BELIEVERSAND WE'RE ON SOLID GROUND.WE SHARE THE SAME BELIEFS.
  • 00:17:12.621 --> 00:17:13.956
  • AND WE'RE ON SOLID GROUND.WE SHARE THE SAME BELIEFS.WE UNDERSTAND THE CALL
  • 00:17:13.956 --> 00:17:15.157
  • WE SHARE THE SAME BELIEFS.WE UNDERSTAND THE CALLTO BIBLICAL MARRIAGE
  • 00:17:15.157 --> 00:17:17.860
  • WE UNDERSTAND THE CALLTO BIBLICAL MARRIAGEAND IT IS STILL DIFFICULT.
  • 00:17:17.860 --> 00:17:19.294
  • TO BIBLICAL MARRIAGEAND IT IS STILL DIFFICULT.WE HAVE A RUNNING JOKE
  • 00:17:19.294 --> 00:17:20.462
  • AND IT IS STILL DIFFICULT.WE HAVE A RUNNING JOKEIN MY HOUSE
  • 00:17:20.462 --> 00:17:21.630
  • WE HAVE A RUNNING JOKEIN MY HOUSEWHEN MY HUSBAND COMES HOME.
  • 00:17:21.630 --> 00:17:22.898
  • IN MY HOUSEWHEN MY HUSBAND COMES HOME.HE GETS ONE DAY
  • 00:17:22.898 --> 00:17:24.199
  • WHEN MY HUSBAND COMES HOME.HE GETS ONE DAYTO ASK THIS QUESTION,
  • 00:17:24.199 --> 00:17:25.234
  • HE GETS ONE DAYTO ASK THIS QUESTION,"WHY DID YOU DO THAT
  • 00:17:25.234 --> 00:17:26.468
  • TO ASK THIS QUESTION,"WHY DID YOU DO THATTHIS WAY?"
  • 00:17:26.468 --> 00:17:27.803
  • "WHY DID YOU DO THATTHIS WAY?"YOU GET ONE DAY
  • 00:17:27.803 --> 00:17:29.004
  • THIS WAY?"YOU GET ONE DAYTO WALK THROUGH THE HOUSE,
  • 00:17:29.004 --> 00:17:30.072
  • YOU GET ONE DAYTO WALK THROUGH THE HOUSE,"WHY DID YOU DO THIS
  • 00:17:30.072 --> 00:17:31.273
  • TO WALK THROUGH THE HOUSE,"WHY DID YOU DO THISTHIS WAY?"
  • 00:17:31.273 --> 00:17:32.574
  • "WHY DID YOU DO THISTHIS WAY?""IS THERE A REASON
  • 00:17:32.574 --> 00:17:33.609
  • THIS WAY?""IS THERE A REASONTHAT THIS IS THE WAY IT IS?"
  • 00:17:33.609 --> 00:17:34.676
  • "IS THERE A REASONTHAT THIS IS THE WAY IT IS?""WHY DID YOU DO THAT?"
  • 00:17:34.676 --> 00:17:35.744
  • THAT THIS IS THE WAY IT IS?""WHY DID YOU DO THAT?""HOW COME THIS IS OVER HERE?"
  • 00:17:35.744 --> 00:17:36.845
  • "WHY DID YOU DO THAT?""HOW COME THIS IS OVER HERE?""WHY DID YOU MOVE THE COUCH?"
  • 00:17:36.845 --> 00:17:39.781
  • "HOW COME THIS IS OVER HERE?""WHY DID YOU MOVE THE COUCH?"WELL, YOU WEREN'T HERE.
  • 00:17:39.781 --> 00:17:41.016
  • "WHY DID YOU MOVE THE COUCH?"WELL, YOU WEREN'T HERE.AND IT WORKED.
  • 00:17:41.016 --> 00:17:42.384
  • WELL, YOU WEREN'T HERE.AND IT WORKED.Sheila: AFTER ONE DAY,
  • 00:17:42.384 --> 00:17:43.819
  • AND IT WORKED.Sheila: AFTER ONE DAY,NO MORE QUESTIONS.
  • 00:17:43.819 --> 00:17:45.154
  • Sheila: AFTER ONE DAY,NO MORE QUESTIONS.Megan: YES!
  • 00:17:45.154 --> 00:17:46.355
  • NO MORE QUESTIONS.Megan: YES!AFTER ONE DAY
  • 00:17:46.355 --> 00:17:47.422
  • Megan: YES!AFTER ONE DAYNO MORE QUESTIONS.
  • 00:17:47.422 --> 00:17:48.590
  • AFTER ONE DAYNO MORE QUESTIONS.AND THAT RULE
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  • NO MORE QUESTIONS.AND THAT RULEWORKS REALLY WELL FOR US.
  • 00:17:49.725 --> 00:17:50.726
  • AND THAT RULEWORKS REALLY WELL FOR US.BUT THAT PERIOD
  • 00:17:50.726 --> 00:17:51.760
  • WORKS REALLY WELL FOR US.BUT THAT PERIODCAN LAST A LOT LONGER.
  • 00:17:51.760 --> 00:17:52.761
  • BUT THAT PERIODCAN LAST A LOT LONGER.SOMETIMES MONTHS GO BY
  • 00:17:52.761 --> 00:17:53.829
  • CAN LAST A LOT LONGER.SOMETIMES MONTHS GO BYAND THERE IS THAT OCCASIONAL,
  • 00:17:53.829 --> 00:17:54.830
  • SOMETIMES MONTHS GO BYAND THERE IS THAT OCCASIONAL,"HOW COME THIS IS..."
  • 00:17:54.830 --> 00:17:56.064
  • AND THERE IS THAT OCCASIONAL,"HOW COME THIS IS...""WHAT HAPPENED HERE?"
  • 00:17:56.064 --> 00:17:58.333
  • "HOW COME THIS IS...""WHAT HAPPENED HERE?"IT'S A DIFFICULT BALANCE
  • 00:17:58.333 --> 00:17:59.535
  • "WHAT HAPPENED HERE?"IT'S A DIFFICULT BALANCEAND IT REQUIRES
  • 00:17:59.535 --> 00:18:02.104
  • IT'S A DIFFICULT BALANCEAND IT REQUIRESAN IMMENSE AMOUNT OF TRUST
  • 00:18:02.104 --> 00:18:03.805
  • AND IT REQUIRESAN IMMENSE AMOUNT OF TRUSTBECAUSE I HAVE TO MAKE
  • 00:18:03.805 --> 00:18:04.873
  • AN IMMENSE AMOUNT OF TRUSTBECAUSE I HAVE TO MAKETHE DECISIONS
  • 00:18:04.873 --> 00:18:06.008
  • BECAUSE I HAVE TO MAKETHE DECISIONSFOR MY HUSBAND AND I TOGETHER
  • 00:18:06.008 --> 00:18:07.042
  • THE DECISIONSFOR MY HUSBAND AND I TOGETHERAND I HAVE TO KNOW
  • 00:18:07.042 --> 00:18:08.110
  • FOR MY HUSBAND AND I TOGETHERAND I HAVE TO KNOWWHAT HE WANTS AND REALLY
  • 00:18:08.110 --> 00:18:09.378
  • AND I HAVE TO KNOWWHAT HE WANTS AND REALLYWHAT IT LOOKS LIKE.
  • 00:18:09.378 --> 00:18:11.480
  • WHAT HE WANTS AND REALLYWHAT IT LOOKS LIKE.PART OF IT IS
  • 00:18:11.480 --> 00:18:13.282
  • WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE.PART OF IT ISREALLY BEING IN TUNE
  • 00:18:13.282 --> 00:18:15.117
  • PART OF IT ISREALLY BEING IN TUNEWITH YOUR SPOUSE'S NEEDS
  • 00:18:15.117 --> 00:18:16.885
  • REALLY BEING IN TUNEWITH YOUR SPOUSE'S NEEDSAND REALLY WHAT THEY EXPECT
  • 00:18:16.885 --> 00:18:18.253
  • WITH YOUR SPOUSE'S NEEDSAND REALLY WHAT THEY EXPECTWHEN HE GETS HOME
  • 00:18:18.253 --> 00:18:19.521
  • AND REALLY WHAT THEY EXPECTWHEN HE GETS HOMEAND WHAT I EXPECT.
  • 00:18:19.521 --> 00:18:21.023
  • WHEN HE GETS HOMEAND WHAT I EXPECT.JUST OPEN LINES
  • 00:18:21.023 --> 00:18:22.357
  • AND WHAT I EXPECT.JUST OPEN LINESOF COMMUNICATION.
  • 00:18:22.357 --> 00:18:23.492
  • JUST OPEN LINESOF COMMUNICATION.BUT IT IS ONE OF
  • 00:18:23.492 --> 00:18:24.626
  • OF COMMUNICATION.BUT IT IS ONE OFTHE BIGGEST CHALLENGES
  • 00:18:24.626 --> 00:18:25.861
  • BUT IT IS ONE OFTHE BIGGEST CHALLENGESFOR MILITARY MARRIAGES TODAY
  • 00:18:25.861 --> 00:18:27.095
  • THE BIGGEST CHALLENGESFOR MILITARY MARRIAGES TODAYIS REINTEGRATION.
  • 00:18:27.095 --> 00:18:28.397
  • FOR MILITARY MARRIAGES TODAYIS REINTEGRATION.Sheila: HOW CAN WE
  • 00:18:28.397 --> 00:18:29.731
  • IS REINTEGRATION.Sheila: HOW CAN WEA) FIND OUT MORE ABOUT YOU?
  • 00:18:29.731 --> 00:18:31.633
  • Sheila: HOW CAN WEA) FIND OUT MORE ABOUT YOU?WHERE CAN WE CONNECT WITH YOU
  • 00:18:31.633 --> 00:18:33.068
  • A) FIND OUT MORE ABOUT YOU?WHERE CAN WE CONNECT WITH YOUAND HOW CAN WE HELP?
  • 00:18:33.068 --> 00:18:34.336
  • AT MEGANBBROWN.COM
  • 00:18:36.838 --> 00:18:38.907
  • AT MEGANBBROWN.COMAND I'M ALSO JUST
  • 00:18:38.907 --> 00:18:40.642
  • AND I'M ALSO JUSTFINISHED ONBOARDING,
  • 00:18:40.642 --> 00:18:42.544
  • FINISHED ONBOARDING,AS A CRU, MILITARY MISSIONARY.
  • 00:18:42.544 --> 00:18:44.079
  • AS A CRU, MILITARY MISSIONARY.I'M SO EXCITED ABOUT
  • 00:18:44.079 --> 00:18:45.581
  • I'M SO EXCITED ABOUTBEING PART TIME STAFF
  • 00:18:45.581 --> 00:18:47.049
  • BEING PART TIME STAFFWITH CRU.
  • 00:18:47.049 --> 00:18:48.350
  • WITH CRU.Sheila: THAT'S GREAT!
  • 00:18:48.350 --> 00:18:49.618
  • Sheila: THAT'S GREAT!Megan: YES!
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  • Megan: YES!SO I WILL HAVE A LINK
  • 00:18:50.819 --> 00:18:52.054
  • SO I WILL HAVE A LINKON MY WEBSITE TO FIND MORE
  • 00:18:52.054 --> 00:18:53.255
  • ON MY WEBSITE TO FIND MOREABOUT OUR MISSION THERE.
  • 00:18:53.255 --> 00:18:54.590
  • ABOUT OUR MISSION THERE.AND THERE IS A LINK
  • 00:18:54.590 --> 00:18:55.857
  • AND THERE IS A LINKWHERE YOU CAN GIVE DIRECTLY.
  • 00:18:55.857 --> 00:18:57.059
  • WHERE YOU CAN GIVE DIRECTLY.REALLY, WHAT WE DO IS
  • 00:18:57.059 --> 00:18:58.260
  • REALLY, WHAT WE DO ISWE MAKE THE GOSPEL ACCESSIBLE
  • 00:18:58.260 --> 00:18:59.428
  • WE MAKE THE GOSPEL ACCESSIBLETO THE MILITARY COMMUNITY
  • 00:18:59.428 --> 00:19:00.529
  • TO THE MILITARY COMMUNITYTHROUGH INTIMATE
  • 00:19:00.529 --> 00:19:01.730
  • THROUGH INTIMATEHOME BIBLE STUDIES,
  • 00:19:01.730 --> 00:19:03.031
  • HOME BIBLE STUDIES,THROUGH DISCIPLESHIP,
  • 00:19:03.031 --> 00:19:04.199
  • THROUGH DISCIPLESHIP,AND THEN THROUGH LARGE
  • 00:19:04.199 --> 00:19:05.367
  • AND THEN THROUGH LARGEEVANGELISTIC EVENTS
  • 00:19:05.367 --> 00:19:06.568
  • EVANGELISTIC EVENTSWHERE WE PRESENT THE GOSPEL
  • 00:19:06.568 --> 00:19:07.903
  • WHERE WE PRESENT THE GOSPELAND WE ENCOURAGE WOMEN
  • 00:19:07.903 --> 00:19:09.137
  • AND WE ENCOURAGE WOMENTO FIND THE LORD
  • 00:19:09.137 --> 00:19:10.272
  • TO FIND THE LORDWHERE THEY ARE
  • 00:19:10.272 --> 00:19:11.440
  • WHERE THEY AREAND TO LOVE HIM WELL.
  • 00:19:11.440 --> 00:19:12.608
  • AND TO LOVE HIM WELL.Sheila: THAT'S PHENOMENAL.
  • 00:19:12.608 --> 00:19:13.809
  • Sheila: THAT'S PHENOMENAL.IF YOU'RE NOT FAMILIAR,
  • 00:19:13.809 --> 00:19:14.977
  • IF YOU'RE NOT FAMILIAR,CRU IS WHAT WAS
  • 00:19:14.977 --> 00:19:16.245
  • CRU IS WHAT WASCAMPUS CRUSADE FOR CHRIST
  • 00:19:16.245 --> 00:19:17.346
  • CAMPUS CRUSADE FOR CHRISTAND THEY DO
  • 00:19:17.346 --> 00:19:18.547
  • AND THEY DOAN INCREDIBLE THING.
  • 00:19:18.547 --> 00:19:19.681
  • AN INCREDIBLE THING.SO WE'RE GOING TO TELL YOU
  • 00:19:19.681 --> 00:19:20.782
  • SO WE'RE GOING TO TELL YOUONCE AGAIN AFTER,
  • 00:19:20.782 --> 00:19:21.984
  • ONCE AGAIN AFTER,IN A COUPLE OF MINUTES,
  • 00:19:21.984 --> 00:19:23.218
  • IN A COUPLE OF MINUTES,HOW YOU CAN CONNECT
  • 00:19:23.218 --> 00:19:24.453
  • HOW YOU CAN CONNECTWITH MEGAN, MEGANBBROWN.COM.
  • 00:19:24.453 --> 00:19:25.554
  • I WANT TO SHOW YOU
  • 00:19:26.888 --> 00:19:28.190
  • A MISSION FIELD OF CHILDREN
  • 00:19:30.192 --> 00:19:31.593
  • WHO LITERALLY ARE
  • 00:19:31.593 --> 00:19:33.929
  • STARVING TO DEATH,
  • 00:19:33.929 --> 00:19:35.130
  • NOT FROM A LACK
  • 00:19:35.130 --> 00:19:36.265
  • OF THE WORD OF GOD,
  • 00:19:36.265 --> 00:19:37.432
  • BUT FROM A LACK
  • 00:19:37.432 --> 00:19:38.533
  • OF SIMPLE NOURISHMENT.
  • 00:19:38.533 --> 00:19:39.635
  • AS I'M SITTING HERE
  • 00:19:39.635 --> 00:19:41.236
  • RIGHT NOW TALKING TO YOU
  • 00:19:41.236 --> 00:19:43.272
  • CHILDREN ARE BEING BROUGHT
  • 00:19:43.272 --> 00:19:44.806
  • TO THESE MALNUTRITION CLINICS,
  • 00:19:44.806 --> 00:19:48.110
  • AND OFTEN IT IS TOO LATE.
  • 00:19:48.110 --> 00:19:49.478
  • IT IS TOO LATE
  • 00:19:49.478 --> 00:19:50.812
  • TO SAVE THESE CHILDREN.
  • 00:19:50.812 --> 00:19:52.080
  • SO WHAT OUR COMMITMENT IS
  • 00:19:52.080 --> 00:19:53.448
  • HERE AT LIFE ,
  • 00:19:53.448 --> 00:19:54.816
  • WE HAVE COMMITTED,
  • 00:19:54.816 --> 00:19:56.118
  • JAMES AND BETTY,
  • 00:19:56.118 --> 00:19:57.719
  • AND WE PRAY ABOUT THIS STUFF,
  • 00:19:57.719 --> 00:19:59.421
  • COMMITTED TO FEEDING
  • 00:19:59.421 --> 00:20:01.790
  • 350.000 CHILDREN
  • 00:20:01.790 --> 00:20:03.025
  • BUT WE WANTED
  • 00:20:03.025 --> 00:20:04.259
  • TO MAKE IT DOABLE.
  • 00:20:04.259 --> 00:20:05.594
  • WE WANTED TO BREAK IT DOWN
  • 00:20:05.594 --> 00:20:06.828
  • IN SUCH A WAY
  • 00:20:06.828 --> 00:20:08.230
  • THAT YOU CAN ENTER IN WITH US.
  • 00:20:08.230 --> 00:20:09.464
  • AND SO LITERALLY
  • 00:20:09.464 --> 00:20:13.702
  • $30 WILL FEED THREE CHILDREN
  • 00:20:13.702 --> 00:20:15.203
  • FOR THREE MONTHS.
  • 00:20:15.203 --> 00:20:16.805
  • THAT'S AMAZING TO ME.
  • 00:20:16.805 --> 00:20:18.440
  • BUT YOU SAW ME HANDING OUT
  • 00:20:18.440 --> 00:20:19.808
  • THESE BOWLS OF FOOD.
  • 00:20:19.808 --> 00:20:21.243
  • IN THERE IS THE MOST
  • 00:20:21.243 --> 00:20:23.945
  • NUTRITIOUS BLEND OF VITAMINS,
  • 00:20:23.945 --> 00:20:25.347
  • MINERALS, PROTEIN
  • 00:20:25.347 --> 00:20:26.682
  • THE CHILDREN IN THAT PART
  • 00:20:26.682 --> 00:20:28.517
  • OF THE WORLD NEED.
  • 00:20:28.517 --> 00:20:29.951
  • AND THOSE MOTHERS
  • 00:20:29.951 --> 00:20:32.487
  • ARE ON THEIR KNEES RIGHT NOW
  • 00:20:32.487 --> 00:20:34.122
  • PRAYING THAT SOMEWHERE
  • 00:20:34.122 --> 00:20:35.691
  • ACROSS THE WORLD
  • 00:20:35.691 --> 00:20:37.192
  • PEOPLE WHO LOVE AND SERVE
  • 00:20:37.192 --> 00:20:38.794
  • THE SAME JESUS AS THEY DO
  • 00:20:38.794 --> 00:20:41.563
  • WILL HEAR THEIR PRAYERS.
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  • $50 FEEDS FIVE CHILDREN
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  • FOR THREE MONTHS.
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  • $100 FEEDS TEN CHILDREN
  • 00:20:48.437 --> 00:20:50.972
  • FOR THREE MONTHS!
  • 00:20:50.972 --> 00:20:53.375
  • WE CAN ALL DO SOMETHING.
  • 00:20:53.375 --> 00:20:54.576
  • WILL YOU CALL THAT NUMBER
  • 00:20:54.576 --> 00:20:55.777
  • ON YOUR SCREEN?
  • 00:20:55.777 --> 00:20:56.912
  • WILL YOU GO ONLINE?
  • 00:20:56.912 --> 00:20:58.046
  • WILL YOU GIVE
  • 00:20:58.046 --> 00:21:01.016
  • THE VERY BEST GIFT POSSIBLE?
  • 00:21:01.016 --> 00:21:02.551
  • THANK YOU SO MUCH!
  • 00:21:02.551 --> 00:21:02.684
  • TODAY ON TOP OF THE DAILYFIGHT FOR LIFE AND FOOD,
  • 00:21:03.685 --> 00:21:06.988
  • FAMILIES AND CHILDRENACROSS AFRICA ARE NOW FORCED
  • 00:21:07.089 --> 00:21:09.858
  • TO DEAL WITH THE CHALLENGESOF A GLOBAL HEALTH CRISIS.
  • 00:21:09.958 --> 00:21:12.928
  • BECAUSE OF COVID-19,
  • 00:21:13.028 --> 00:21:14.930
  • FOOD SCARCITY HASINCREASED DRASTICALLY
  • 00:21:15.030 --> 00:21:16.932
  • AND THE FEAR OF DYINGFROM LACK OF FOOD
  • 00:21:17.032 --> 00:21:19.434
  • IS FAR GREATERTHAN THE VIRUS ITSELF.
  • 00:21:19.534 --> 00:21:22.170
  • EVEN IN THESEUNPRECEDENTED TIMES,
  • 00:21:22.270 --> 00:21:24.272
  • MISSION FEEDINGWON'T STOP.
  • 00:21:24.373 --> 00:21:26.274
  • WITH YOUR HELP,MISSION FEEDINGWILL CONTINUE TO BE
  • 00:21:26.375 --> 00:21:28.677
  • A DAILY SOURCE OF FOOD,ENCOURAGEMENT, AND HEALTH
  • 00:21:28.777 --> 00:21:31.380
  • FOR THE 350.000 CHILDRENCOUNTING ON US.
  • 00:21:31.480 --> 00:21:35.317
  • CALL NOW WITH YOURLIFESAVING GIFT
  • 00:21:35.417 --> 00:21:37.319
  • OF $30, $50,OR $100
  • 00:21:37.419 --> 00:21:39.321
  • THAT WILL HELPFEED AND CARE
  • 00:21:39.421 --> 00:21:41.323
  • FOR THREE, FIVEOR TEN CHILDREN
  • 00:21:41.423 --> 00:21:43.325
  • FOR THREEFULL MONTHS.
  • 00:21:43.425 --> 00:21:45.460
  • WITH YOUR GIFTWE'LL SEND YOU
  • 00:21:45.560 --> 00:21:47.462
  • 40 DAYSOF HEALING PROMISES.
  • 00:21:47.562 --> 00:21:49.464
  • THIS BEAUTIFULHARDCOVER DEVOTIONAL
  • 00:21:49.564 --> 00:21:51.466
  • WILL ENCOURAGE YOUIN YOUR FAITH
  • 00:21:51.566 --> 00:21:53.468
  • AS YOU DIVE DEEP INTOTHE HEALING PROMISES
  • 00:21:53.568 --> 00:21:55.470
  • THAT ARE YOURSIN JESUS' NAME.
  • 00:21:55.570 --> 00:21:57.939
  • WITH YOUR GIFTOF $100 OR MORE
  • 00:21:58.039 --> 00:21:59.941
  • PLEASE REQUEST THE"BLESSINGS FOR YOUR HOME"
  • 00:22:00.041 --> 00:22:01.943
  • BOWLS ANDTEA TOWEL SET.
  • 00:22:02.043 --> 00:22:03.979
  • THIS SET OF BOWLSAND TWO BEAUTIFULLY DESIGNEDTEA TOWELS
  • 00:22:04.079 --> 00:22:07.015
  • WILL MAKE A WONDERFULADDITION TO YOUR HOME
  • 00:22:07.115 --> 00:22:09.217
  • AND SERVEAS A REMINDER OF YOUR HELPIN BLESSING OTHERS
  • 00:22:09.317 --> 00:22:12.287
  • AS A FRIENDOF LIFE .
  • 00:22:12.387 --> 00:22:14.389
  • FINALLY, WITH YOUR GIFTOF $1.000 OR MORE
  • 00:22:14.489 --> 00:22:16.858
  • TO HELP FEED AND CAREFOR 100 CHILDREN
  • 00:22:16.958 --> 00:22:19.528
  • BE SURE TO REQUESTOUR COMMEMORATIVEBRONZE SCULPTURE,
  • 00:22:19.628 --> 00:22:22.030
  • "A MOTHER'SSTRENGTH."
  • 00:22:22.130 --> 00:22:24.032
  • PLEASE CALL, WRITE, OR MAKEYOUR GIFT ONLINE TODAY.
  • 00:22:24.132 --> 00:22:29.304
  • Sheila: THANK YOU!
  • 00:22:35.544 --> 00:22:36.745
  • Sheila: THANK YOU!AND TO ALL OUR MILITARY,
  • 00:22:36.745 --> 00:22:37.913
  • Sheila: THANK YOU!AND TO ALL OUR MILITARY,WE SALUTE YOU.
  • 00:22:37.913 --> 00:22:38.980
  • AND TO ALL OUR MILITARY,WE SALUTE YOU.TO OUR MILITARY WIVES,
  • 00:22:38.980 --> 00:22:40.081
  • WE SALUTE YOU.TO OUR MILITARY WIVES,CHILDREN,
  • 00:22:40.081 --> 00:22:41.249
  • TO OUR MILITARY WIVES,CHILDREN,THOSE WHO ARE ON
  • 00:22:41.249 --> 00:22:42.317
  • CHILDREN,THOSE WHO ARE ONTHE FRONT LINES,
  • 00:22:42.317 --> 00:22:43.452
  • THOSE WHO ARE ONTHE FRONT LINES,THANK YOU.
  • 00:22:43.452 --> 00:22:44.686
  • THE FRONT LINES,THANK YOU.MEGAN, I JUST WANT TO SAY
  • 00:22:44.686 --> 00:22:46.154
  • THANK YOU.MEGAN, I JUST WANT TO SAYTHANK YOU FOR WHO YOU ARE
  • 00:22:46.154 --> 00:22:47.489
  • AND WE WILL PRAY FOR YOU
  • 00:22:48.857 --> 00:22:50.125
  • WILL JUST GO BONKERS.
  • 00:22:51.993 --> 00:22:54.629
  • WILL JUST GO BONKERS.MEGANBBROWN.COM?
  • 00:22:54.629 --> 00:22:55.730
  • MEGANBBROWN.COM?Megan: YES, MA'AM!
  • 00:22:55.730 --> 00:22:56.932
  • Megan: YES, MA'AM!Sheila: SO THANK YOU SO MUCH
  • 00:22:56.932 --> 00:22:58.099
  • Sheila: SO THANK YOU SO MUCHFOR BEING WITH US.
  • 00:22:58.099 --> 00:22:59.100
  • FOR HAVING ME.
  • 00:23:00.202 --> 00:23:01.203
  • FOR HAVING ME.Sheila: AND WE'LL SEE YOU
  • 00:23:01.203 --> 00:23:02.237
  • FOR HAVING ME.Sheila: AND WE'LL SEE YOUNEXT TIME.
  • 00:23:02.237 --> 00:23:03.238
  • Sheila: AND WE'LL SEE YOUNEXT TIME.I'M SHEILA WALSH FOR
  • 00:23:03.238 --> 00:23:05.507
  • 00:23:16.084 --> 00:23:22.424
  • ♪ HIGHER THAN THE MOUNTAINSTHAT I FACE ♪
  • 00:23:27.229 --> 00:23:33.502
  • ♪ AND STRONGER THANTHE POWER OF THE GRAVE ♪
  • 00:23:33.602 --> 00:23:40.075
  • ♪ CONSTANT THROUGHTHE TRIAL AND THE CHANGE ♪
  • 00:23:40.175 --> 00:23:45.480
  • ♪ THIS ONE THINGREMAINS ♪
  • 00:23:45.580 --> 00:23:52.020
  • ♪ THIS ONE THING REMAINS ♪
  • 00:23:52.120 --> 00:23:58.527
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:23:58.627 --> 00:24:00.529
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:24:00.629 --> 00:24:02.531
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:24:02.631 --> 00:24:05.133
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:24:05.233 --> 00:24:07.135
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:24:07.235 --> 00:24:09.137
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:24:09.237 --> 00:24:11.339
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:24:11.439 --> 00:24:13.341
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:24:13.441 --> 00:24:15.343
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:24:15.443 --> 00:24:18.246
  • ♪ NEVER FAILS ME ♪
  • 00:24:18.346 --> 00:24:20.348
  • ♪ ON AND ON AND ONAND ON IT GOES ♪
  • 00:24:25.053 --> 00:24:31.126
  • ♪ FOR IT OVERWHELMSAND SATISFIES MY SOUL ♪
  • 00:24:31.226 --> 00:24:37.732
  • ♪ AND I NEVER EVERHAVE TO BE AFRAID ♪
  • 00:24:37.832 --> 00:24:43.605
  • ♪ THIS ONE THINGREMAINS ♪
  • 00:24:43.705 --> 00:24:50.045
  • ♪ THIS ONE THING REMAINS ♪
  • 00:24:50.145 --> 00:24:57.018
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:24:57.118 --> 00:24:59.020
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:24:59.120 --> 00:25:01.022
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:25:01.122 --> 00:25:03.358
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:25:03.458 --> 00:25:05.360
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:25:05.460 --> 00:25:07.362
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:25:07.462 --> 00:25:09.898
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:25:09.998 --> 00:25:11.900
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:25:12.000 --> 00:25:13.902
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:25:14.002 --> 00:25:16.438
  • ♪ NEVERFAILS ME ♪
  • 00:25:16.538 --> 00:25:18.440
  • ♪ OH! NEVERFAILS ME ♪
  • 00:25:18.540 --> 00:25:21.643
  • ♪ NEVERFAILS ME ♪
  • 00:25:21.743 --> 00:25:23.712
  • ♪ IN DEATHIN LIFE ♪
  • 00:25:23.812 --> 00:25:26.615
  • ♪ I'M CONFIDENTAND COVERED ♪
  • 00:25:26.715 --> 00:25:29.317
  • ♪ BY THE POWEROF YOUR GREAT LOVE ♪
  • 00:25:29.417 --> 00:25:34.456
  • ♪ MY DEBT -- ♪
  • 00:25:34.556 --> 00:25:36.458
  • ♪ MY DEBTIS PAID ♪
  • 00:25:36.558 --> 00:25:39.661
  • ♪ THERE'S NOTHING THATCAN SEPARATE MY HEART ♪
  • 00:25:39.761 --> 00:25:44.332
  • ♪ FROM YOURGREAT LOVE ♪
  • 00:25:44.432 --> 00:25:49.337
  • ♪ 'CAUSE YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:25:49.437 --> 00:25:51.339
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:25:51.439 --> 00:25:53.341
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
  • 00:25:53.441 --> 00:25:55.810
  • ♪ YOUR LOVENEVER FAILS ♪
  • 00:25:55.910 --> 00:25:57.812
  • ♪ IT NEVERGIVES UP ♪
  • 00:25:57.912 --> 00:25:59.814
  • ♪ IT NEVERRUNS OUT ON ME ♪
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