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Mysteries of the Kingdom

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January 8, 2017
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Living by Faith with Mike & DeeDee Freeman

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  • Today, on Living by Faith...
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  • you gonna flow with the majority.
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  • Watch this.
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  • Simply so you won't stand out.
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  • And there's coming moments when you
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  • gonna have to stand up and stand out.
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  • And that is your day of promotion.
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  • It is your day of visitation.
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  • It is your day of increase.
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  • While others are bowing, you gonna stand.
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  • - So we both heard about this incident
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  • that took place in Oregon.
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  • And she said "Dad why is it?"
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  • 'Cause I didn't know and she brought it to my attention.
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  • She said that the man
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  • asked the people if they were Christians.
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  • And I said "Really?"
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  • And if they answered yes then they were shot in the head.
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  • And uh...
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  • That has to be difficult for a family.
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  • 'Cause you know you think about your loved ones.
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  • Especially being that age,
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  • being away from home in that school.
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  • And you're not with them to do anything about it.
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  • Man you better understand and have a revelation
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  • of the love of God when you send your babies off to school.
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  • I don't care what age.
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  • Whether it's grade school, middle school,
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  • high school, college.
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  • You better have a revelation of God's love.
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  • You see, America has made some
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  • decisions that are contrary to the laws
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  • and the heart of God.
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  • And America has not understood the harvest
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  • that's connected to the decisions.
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  • You know, you just can't make the decisions
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  • and think that you can control the consequences
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  • that comes along with some decisions
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  • that are contrary to the laws of God.
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  • You can't!
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  • And we haven't began to see the harvest of these decisions.
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  • Like same sex marriage.
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  • We have not even began to see.
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  • Listen ladies and gentlemen.
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  • I don't care how much grace you hear about,
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  • holiness is still the order of God.
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  • (congregation applauds)
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  • 'Cause grace has been taught and perceived as
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  • a pass to do whatever.
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  • And God still loves you.
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  • And He does!
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  • But at the same time, there are consequences
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  • that goes along with every action.
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  • Won't you look at your neighbor and say
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  • please pay attention to what this man telling you.
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  • - [Congregation] Please pay attention
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  • to what this man is telling you.
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  • - Ah!
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  • Man I don't know what's up
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  • with this post sickness.
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  • I'm just so soft.
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  • (congregation laughs)
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  • So she says,
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  • "Dad where are the angels?
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  • "These people said they were Christians
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  • "and they lost their lives."
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  • Was brought and bared in my mind,
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  • great consideration and great thought.
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  • Because first of all I take anything
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  • that's not nailed down to try to get
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  • a message from God from it.
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  • You know, God is always speaking.
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  • He's always speaking.
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  • I say He's always speaking.
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  • And in some of the common things
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  • that we encounter throughout our day,
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  • it is because the Spirit of God
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  • is trying to convey a message
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  • but we aren't getting it.
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  • And that's why unfortunately, some people
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  • are awakened at night.
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  • Two, three, 4 o'clock in the morning.
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  • And they think it's something deep and spiritual.
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  • God woke me up.
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  • It's nothing deep or spiritual about God
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  • waking you up that early.
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  • It is just an indication that you have not
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  • been available all day.
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  • And you're so busy with your routine,
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  • and your objectives, and your goals,
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  • that God can't get your attention until
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  • you settle down finally.
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  • How is it that the God who declares
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  • His beloved to have sweet sleep wake you up?
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  • Something is not working out
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  • the way it's supposed to there.
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  • So I wondered.
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  • And I don't know if you have or not.
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  • What would I have done,
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  • if I was in that classroom or the school?
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  • And the man pointed a gun to me head
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  • and say, "Say you're a Christian."
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  • What would I have done?
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  • Some of you, I promise you,
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  • you would have become atheists for that moment.
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  • And I don't mean to make light of it.
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  • And you call it wisdom.
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  • "Ain't no sense in me telling him.
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  • "I saw him shoot everybody else
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  • "who said they were Christians."
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  • What would you really do?
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  • And is your faith to the point
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  • where you can say that and know
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  • without any shadow of a doubt
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  • that God would protect you?
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  • Now watch this.
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  • Why did some of these people die, these Christians.
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  • Why did they die being Christians?
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  • Why if, 10 of 11 of us die
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  • in this hospital being Christians?
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  • I tell you why.
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  • Because there is a development of the relationship
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  • and the revelation of love in Christ Jesus,
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  • accompanied with the faith or the development
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  • of faith that will cause you to live or die.
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  • Just because you a Christian does not
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  • guarantee the promises of God in your life.
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  • Because it is according to your faith
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  • and the revelation of His love that you stand.
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  • So here I am, I'm telling her.
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  • Because who knows what position she's ever gonna be in,
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  • because I'm taking this as a moment
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  • to teach her some things.
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  • Firstly, you've gotta be built up long before this occurs.
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  • Now I've taken you over this particular scripture.
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  • Give me 2nd Samuel real quick.
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  • Chapter number 22 verse 31.
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  • You all have written this down,
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  • you have seen this scripture,
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  • you may have read it and quoted it,
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  • but until this gets in your heart
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  • you can forget about having it.
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  • As for God, His way is what?
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  • (congregation responds)
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  • God's way is what?
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  • (congregation responds)
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  • Now watch this.
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  • The word of the Lord is?
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  • (congregation responds)
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  • Is it proven?
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  • See we're talking about scripture,
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  • but how you do know it's proven?
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  • Is it proven because of what you
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  • have stood during the days of adversity?
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  • Is it proven for you or is it proven based upon
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  • what you have read.
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  • And you've really never had a personal encounter
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  • with the proven ability of God's word?
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  • Now get a hold of this.
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  • Because although you are a Christian,
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  • He is not a shield for just Christians.
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  • Oh Jesus.
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  • He is a shield to all.
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  • Here's the qualifier, who trust Him.
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  • So maybe, just maybe,
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  • I'm confessing Jesus as Lord,
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  • which qualifies me for an eternal home with Him.
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  • But I don't trust Him any more than
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  • I trust anyone else.
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  • So subsequently now, watch this.
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  • The only difference between a sinner
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  • and a Christian who's not developed in the revelation
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  • of God's love and His faith,
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  • is that that Christian's going to Heaven.
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  • See, notice, Jesus says in John 10:10
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  • that the enemy comes to steal, kill, and to what?
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  • - [Congregation] Destroy.
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  • - But He said I have come.
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  • Now get a hold of this.
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  • Because the man did not say "He has come
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  • "so that you may have church."
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  • You all better hear what I'm telling you.
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  • And far more people are having church
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  • than having the relationship of the revelation
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  • of the love of God.
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  • Are you hearing what I'm saying?
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  • He said "I've come, that you may have life."
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  • And it's time for you to start doing life
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  • far better than you are doing church.
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  • And that's what it boils down to.
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  • I'm coming to church but I'm not
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  • after coming to church building myself up.
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  • Because had that been me,
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  • and I've gone through this before.
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  • I'm telling you, I would of looked
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  • the shooter in his face and tell him
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  • "Yes I'm a Christian and there's another
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  • "thing you need to know.
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  • "No weapon formed against me will prosper."
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  • Now see if you're not developed
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  • in the revelation of the love of God
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  • and developed your faith,
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  • you're gonna wish and hope and pray and scream
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  • and holler, and be in fear.
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  • What subsequently now, consequently
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  • causes the enemy to have a door to destroy your life.
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  • I'm preparing you for the evil day.
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  • Are you hearing what I'm saying?
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  • Because long before we went into the hospital,
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  • guess what?
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  • I was established on the fact that
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  • He is my healer, but more importantly,
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  • I got a revelation of His love.
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  • And because He loves me like He does
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  • He will not allow me to suffer harm.
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  • Now that does not make me exempt from any attack.
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  • The very fact that we're in the world
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  • opens the door for us to be attacked.
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  • But what difference does it make
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  • if you attack if the one who governs all attacks
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  • keeps you from falling?
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  • Now unto Him.
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  • I'm preaching better than y'all saying amen.
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  • Case in point.
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  • There are these three Hebrew boys.
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  • Come on now, I like that.
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  • We going to church right now boy.
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  • Shadrach, Meshach and this big negro.
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  • What'd y'all say?
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  • This big negro.
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  • Real big negro.
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  • Abednego.
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  • King Nebuchadnezzar says,
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  • "When you hear this harp and this trumpet
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  • "and all of these instruments.
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  • "When you hear, I want everybody to bow down."
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  • The boy said "No we ain't, no."
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  • Now you can't make a decision not to bow
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  • at that moment if you haven't been standing before.
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  • Y'all just, y'all.
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  • Good God from Zion.
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  • Come on, you wanna preach some of this?
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  • They said "King we got some boys back here
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  • "that have decided that they're not gonna
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  • "bow when you."
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  • Snitch!
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  • All these people, thousands of people around.
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  • And somebody gonna point out the three
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  • who dared to be different.
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  • Hunch your neighbor and say that's me,
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  • that boy is me (mumbles) (screams).
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  • Because the majority may be going one way,
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  • and if you're not fixed in the revelation of love
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  • you gonna flow with the majority.
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  • Watch this.
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  • Simply so you won't stand out.
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  • And there's coming moments when you
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  • gonna have to stand up and stand out.
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  • And that is your day of promotion.
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  • It is your day of visitation.
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  • It is your day of increase.
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  • While others are bowing, you gonna stand.
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  • They got wind, King said "Who is it
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  • "that defies the authority of King Nebuchadnezzar?!"
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  • So let it be written.
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  • Y'all saw the 10 commandments.
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  • They brought them boys to the King,
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  • King said "Is it so, that you fellas?
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  • "You are not going to bow?"
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  • They looked at King, "King with all due respect,
  • 00:14:18.090 --> 00:14:21.030
  • "sir we are not gonna bow to you
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  • "or no other other than our God."
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  • King said "If you don't bow this time
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  • "you know where you're going?
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  • "In the furnace" right?
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  • These boys haul off and say.
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  • Y'all know the story.
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  • Our God is able!
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  • And that is what most Christians understand
  • 00:14:45.070 --> 00:14:48.110
  • and now you got a revelation of His ability,
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  • but you don't have a revelation of His
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  • willingness towards you.
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  • And he will!
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  • Good God from Zion.
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  • That's bold talk.
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  • That's talk of courage.
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  • That's talk of a development of faith.
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  • You can't talk like that if you haven't
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  • developed your faith like that.
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  • And He will!
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  • Most Christians don't know He will.
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  • You know He's able, but will He?!
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  • "God will you do this?!"
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  • You can see in the anguish, and the fear,
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  • and the pain, and the frustration,
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  • that you don't have a revelation of His love.
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  • Because if you knew He loved you like He does,
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  • you all ready know.
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  • Man He's not gonna let.
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  • Think about your children!
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  • Are you just gonna sit by and let someone harm them?!
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  • No, emphatically no.
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  • And Jesus said "If you being evil know
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  • "how to give good gifts unto yours,
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  • "how much more?!"
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  • Woo, push somebody around and say
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  • how much more will God love.
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  • I said push 'em in the back!
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  • Push them from the side!
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  • How much more!
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  • Come on East City, push somebody around.
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  • I dare you to go in their pocket.
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  • Wake 'em up.
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  • (congregation laughs)
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  • So the strongest of cats who are
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  • of the army of the King Nebuchadnezzar regime,
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  • grabs hold of these three Hebrew boys.
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  • And they are escorting them
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  • to the fiery furnace.
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  • And the very ones who were now
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  • assigned to throw them in the furnace,
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  • when they got close to the furnace
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  • the Bible says "They burned up."
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  • It's a dangerous thing for your enemy to try.
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  • Oh come on man.
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  • They better leave you alone!
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  • No, they just better leave!
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  • Turn to your neighbor and say they better leave us.
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  • - [Congregation] They better leave us alone.
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  • - And see, some of y'all don't even realize
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  • how bad you are!
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  • They open the door, they burn up.
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  • And they push them now, the others,
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  • into the fiery furnace.
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  • They open the door because the King wants a report.
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  • And they say, (stutters).
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  • There go Meshach.
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  • Shaddy that's you?
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  • That's Shadrach.
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  • That look like, Benny!
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  • Hey Benny!
  • 00:17:46.000 --> 00:17:47.090
  • But I see a...
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  • I see a fourth one.
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  • And watch what they say Rick.
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  • And He looks like, God dog!
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  • He looks like the Son of God!
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  • I promise you, long before they went in that heat,
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  • Jesus went in before them, watch this.
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  • Cooled off the flame.
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  • Hunch your neighbor, push somebody say,
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  • don't let 'em see you sweat.
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  • Don't let 'em see you sweat.
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  • It may get hot,
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  • but I promise you!
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  • You're not gonna go up!
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  • Hey somebody!
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  • You're not gonna go up in smoke!
  • 00:18:33.090 --> 00:18:35.210
  • These boys, they come out the same way they came in.
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  • And they went through the fire,
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  • and didn't smell like smoke.
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  • Are you hearing?
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  • Okay, okay, thank you Lord, I'll say that.
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  • Let's just have a roll call.
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  • Hey Daniel!
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  • Another King decree!
  • 00:19:08.070 --> 00:19:10.030
  • Nobody's gonna pray, don't you dare pray!
  • 00:19:11.130 --> 00:19:14.030
  • Danny said "I don't know what y'all gonna do."
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  • See you gonna have to know something.
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  • These episodes are not people
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  • who just God's favor in that day.
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  • And it was by fate of some sort
  • 00:19:29.040 --> 00:19:31.190
  • that they made my life in being here.
  • 00:19:31.190 --> 00:19:34.030
  • And it's not just because of the grace of God,
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  • but it's the development of my faith!
  • 00:19:37.100 --> 00:19:40.020
  • He said "According to your faith, be it unto you!"
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  • And you haven't developed your faith,
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  • now you wanna stop a bullet.
  • 00:19:49.280 --> 00:19:52.270
  • And the reason why some fail and some live
  • 00:19:56.280 --> 00:20:01.250
  • is because of the development.
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  • He is a shield.
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  • If you go back and you inspect all those areas,
  • 00:20:13.100 --> 00:20:18.070
  • I wasn't in faith.
  • 00:20:18.220 --> 00:20:20.160
  • I really wasn't in faith.
  • 00:20:22.060 --> 00:20:23.090
  • I wasn't standing.
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  • And primarily to the one who's being attacked.
  • 00:20:25.110 --> 00:20:28.260
  • Because Dr. DeeDee's faith
  • 00:20:28.260 --> 00:20:32.080
  • cannot save me alone
  • 00:20:32.080 --> 00:20:34.190
  • if I'm not equally established, watch this.
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  • And knowing it for myself.
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  • Because while she could be standing,
  • 00:20:41.210 --> 00:20:43.280
  • I could be fainting.
  • 00:20:43.280 --> 00:20:45.250
  • And sometimes you never know what's in the heart
  • 00:20:47.290 --> 00:20:50.070
  • of those that you are believing for.
  • 00:20:50.070 --> 00:20:52.270
  • That's why I took that moment.
  • 00:20:57.010 --> 00:20:59.000
  • And I said to Brelyn, "Have yourself established,
  • 00:21:00.140 --> 00:21:03.240
  • "be built in your understanding about the love of God
  • 00:21:03.240 --> 00:21:08.040
  • "and the faith of God."
  • 00:21:08.040 --> 00:21:09.220
  • Because I'm about to give her to another man.
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  • And I know how this man has covered her.
  • 00:21:17.150 --> 00:21:21.020
  • Now she's coming under the authority
  • 00:21:21.020 --> 00:21:24.010
  • of another man.
  • 00:21:24.010 --> 00:21:25.250
  • And this is not a game.
  • 00:21:25.250 --> 00:21:27.040
  • Don't you dare give your daughters
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  • to any guy who just look good, got a good job,
  • 00:21:30.110 --> 00:21:34.140
  • he look like he.
  • 00:21:34.140 --> 00:21:35.150
  • You better give your daughters
  • 00:21:35.150 --> 00:21:37.140
  • away to men of faith and authority.
  • 00:21:37.140 --> 00:21:42.080
  • And if they're not, you take your precious time
  • 00:21:42.220 --> 00:21:45.280
  • and you get with your son-in-law,
  • 00:21:45.280 --> 00:21:48.040
  • you get with your daughter-in-laws
  • 00:21:48.040 --> 00:21:50.130
  • and you teach them faith!
  • 00:21:50.130 --> 00:21:53.020
  • I didn't raise her to give her to somebody
  • 00:21:55.180 --> 00:21:58.010
  • for her to be destroyed.
  • 00:21:58.010 --> 00:22:00.190
  • Daniel cracks the windows open!
  • 00:22:08.160 --> 00:22:10.260
  • Throws the doors of the shutters of the windows wide open!
  • 00:22:10.260 --> 00:22:14.180
  • "What, are you serious?!
  • 00:22:14.180 --> 00:22:16.110
  • "You think I'm not gonna pray?!
  • 00:22:16.110 --> 00:22:18.060
  • "This is how I got to where I am!
  • 00:22:18.060 --> 00:22:21.120
  • "Just because of some Kings decree,
  • 00:22:23.040 --> 00:22:25.200
  • "I don't care what he plans to do with me!
  • 00:22:25.200 --> 00:22:28.160
  • "If God be for me!"
  • 00:22:28.160 --> 00:22:31.140
  • If God is for me.
  • 00:22:35.030 --> 00:22:36.160
  • And that's the confidence that you have to have.
  • 00:22:36.160 --> 00:22:40.050
  • And you gotta practice the presence
  • 00:22:40.050 --> 00:22:42.180
  • of God being with you.
  • 00:22:42.180 --> 00:22:44.130
  • And the revelation of the love of God
  • 00:22:44.130 --> 00:22:47.130
  • even while you are on your way to work.
  • 00:22:47.130 --> 00:22:51.120
  • His love never fails
  • 00:22:51.120 --> 00:22:54.210
  • You've gotta have that in your spirit!
  • 00:22:55.050 --> 00:22:57.180
  • And ruminate, and meditate.
  • 00:22:57.180 --> 00:23:00.290
  • I see some Christians when they get on the plane.
  • 00:23:02.060 --> 00:23:05.040
  • They get on a plane.
  • 00:23:06.150 --> 00:23:07.150
  • "Let's pray before we take off."
  • 00:23:07.150 --> 00:23:09.230
  • For what?!
  • 00:23:09.230 --> 00:23:11.060
  • "We gotta pray 'cause we wanna make sure that God."
  • 00:23:12.200 --> 00:23:16.140
  • We prayed this morning!
  • 00:23:16.140 --> 00:23:18.080
  • I picked that up from some Pastors
  • 00:23:18.270 --> 00:23:21.100
  • that I used to fly with privately.
  • 00:23:21.100 --> 00:23:23.120
  • And every time we got on a plane,
  • 00:23:23.120 --> 00:23:25.080
  • I said "Father thank you for traveling grace and mercy.
  • 00:23:25.080 --> 00:23:27.280
  • "No harm or danger on the plane,
  • 00:23:27.280 --> 00:23:30.010
  • "pilot or passengers, in Jesus name."
  • 00:23:30.010 --> 00:23:32.250
  • That was my prayer.
  • 00:23:32.250 --> 00:23:34.050
  • That was my declaration.
  • 00:23:34.280 --> 00:23:36.180
  • And then God asked me one time.
  • 00:23:37.220 --> 00:23:39.130
  • "Why you do that?"
  • 00:23:39.130 --> 00:23:40.290
  • I said "What do you mean?"
  • 00:23:42.160 --> 00:23:43.290
  • He said "Why don't you do that in your car?"
  • 00:23:43.290 --> 00:23:46.080
  • When the last time you got in your car, start it up and say
  • 00:23:48.070 --> 00:23:50.130
  • "Let's pray before we put it in drive."
  • 00:23:50.130 --> 00:23:54.180
  • And if there's any place that you should be praying,
  • 00:23:56.000 --> 00:23:59.170
  • it's in an automobile.
  • 00:23:59.170 --> 00:24:01.280
  • One Pastor said "Well Dr. Freeman,
  • 00:24:05.130 --> 00:24:08.250
  • "what you have to realize, I pray before I take off
  • 00:24:09.130 --> 00:24:13.290
  • "because the scripture says
  • 00:24:13.290 --> 00:24:15.270
  • 'And low I will be with you.'
  • 00:24:15.270 --> 00:24:18.120
  • "He did not say 'High I will be with you.'"
  • 00:24:18.120 --> 00:24:22.110
  • (congregation laughs)
  • 00:24:22.110 --> 00:24:27.110
  • I know He got me in the low stuff.
  • 00:24:37.240 --> 00:24:41.110
  • Daniel throws the door, the temple open
  • 00:24:45.080 --> 00:24:49.080
  • and he begins to pray out loud.
  • 00:24:49.080 --> 00:24:52.080
  • "I can see some of y'all silent prayer.
  • 00:24:52.230 --> 00:24:54.100
  • "I ain't gonna say nothing 'cause King he say he gonna."
  • 00:24:54.100 --> 00:24:57.050
  • You don't have a revelation.
  • 00:24:57.290 --> 00:24:59.240
  • If an elevator door don't open up
  • 00:25:01.120 --> 00:25:04.030
  • fast enough for some of y'all.
  • 00:25:04.030 --> 00:25:06.090
  • (Pastor screams)
  • 00:25:07.060 --> 00:25:08.110
  • That elevator door doesn't open,
  • 00:25:12.050 --> 00:25:14.140
  • and you sense fear creeping up on you.
  • 00:25:14.140 --> 00:25:17.210
  • Or you're going through a dark road,
  • 00:25:17.210 --> 00:25:20.070
  • or you're by yourself.
  • 00:25:20.070 --> 00:25:21.190
  • You gotta begin to sing,
  • 00:25:21.190 --> 00:25:23.150
  • His love never fails
  • 00:25:23.150 --> 00:25:26.180
  • Never gives up
  • 00:25:26.180 --> 00:25:28.240
  • And never runs out on me
  • 00:25:28.240 --> 00:25:32.280
  • His love
  • 00:25:33.160 --> 00:25:34.290
  • Is that me?
  • 00:25:35.240 --> 00:25:37.010
  • (congregation laughs)
  • 00:25:37.010 --> 00:25:39.020
  • I thought I was sounding that good boy.
  • 00:25:39.020 --> 00:25:40.210
  • I was like, woo, I'm gonna get in the talent show!
  • 00:25:40.210 --> 00:25:45.040
  • - That's not you, that's not you.
  • 00:25:47.210 --> 00:25:49.270
  • - I thought Heaven was helping me out.
  • 00:25:49.270 --> 00:25:52.270
  • Stop playing Aaron.
  • 00:25:56.150 --> 00:25:57.270
  • He got wind that Daniel was praying
  • 00:26:03.130 --> 00:26:08.070
  • and snatched him out of his crib.
  • 00:26:08.070 --> 00:26:10.250
  • And threw him right into
  • 00:26:11.240 --> 00:26:14.160
  • the pit with hungry lions.
  • 00:26:14.160 --> 00:26:17.160
  • Mama you hear me baby?
  • 00:26:18.030 --> 00:26:19.100
  • Yeah, yeah.
  • 00:26:19.100 --> 00:26:20.250
  • Listen to me.
  • 00:26:20.250 --> 00:26:22.080
  • Mama Dawn, that's what I wanted to call her, mama Dawn.
  • 00:26:23.050 --> 00:26:26.190
  • He gets into the lions den
  • 00:26:30.190 --> 00:26:33.160
  • and God turns it into a Holiday Inn.
  • 00:26:34.170 --> 00:26:38.000
  • And Daniel lays back on the lions back.
  • 00:26:39.210 --> 00:26:44.000
  • Y'all see, y'all just made these Bibles stories.
  • 00:26:47.190 --> 00:26:50.110
  • You hadn't 'em real in your heart.
  • 00:26:50.110 --> 00:26:53.100
  • Dig this hungry lions haven't eaten
  • 00:26:53.100 --> 00:26:57.100
  • and now we got supper laying on our back.
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  • But can't move because there's someone greater.
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  • And I make them applicable to my life.
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  • If I'm ever in a jam and He's proven,
  • 00:27:18.010 --> 00:27:21.070
  • the Word of the Lord is proven!
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