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July 25, 2017
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Living by Faith with Mike & DeeDee Freeman

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  • and I'm learning, more and more, how to value time.
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  • When you give someone your time
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  • you've given them literally a portion of your life.
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  • And time is something you can't get back.
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  • So, you must value and, as you value time,
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  • you will find out that you can get more done
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  • within a frame of time,
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  • because there's a specific value
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  • that you hold dear to you.
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  • You just can't get it back.
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  • You can get money back,
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  • you can get things back,
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  • but you can never get time back.
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  • - [Voiceover] In this teaching,
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  • Pastor Mike Freeman helps identify the time thieves
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  • that are waiting to destroy your life,
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  • and encourages you to set priorities and be on time.
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  • Receive this three part series on the importance of time
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  • for a specific amount today.
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  • Call 1-888-630-4540.
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  • God's pleasure to give unto,
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  • come on, where is it?
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  • Luke, Chapter Number 12, Verse 32.
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  • Watch this.
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  • Don't fear, little flock, for...
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  • Ooh Jesus.
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  • God, but what you fail to realize,
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  • He's giving you the kingdom
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  • to cover everything in your life.
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  • Today, on Living by Faith...
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  • when there's some push-back from a system
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  • that you have to live in, but you're not a part of,
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  • they call you out of, you're supposed to be Christian,
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  • but you don't even love everybody.
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  • Oh, I love you, that's why I'm not going along with
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  • what you want me to go along with,
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  • because I love, oh, y'all better come on.
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  • (congregation cheering and applauding)
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  • Let's name some of them.
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  • How about that?
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  • Why don't we make this participatory?
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  • Why don't we name some systems?
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  • How about, solar,
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  • water, electric,
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  • transportation, railroad, mail,
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  • banking system, who?
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  • Nervous system, blood,
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  • governmental system,
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  • who?
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  • Criminal justice system.
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  • Who said that?
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • Okay, praise the Lord.
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  • What else?
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  • Education system,
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  • health system.
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  • Everything known to mankind
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  • is governed by something.
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  • When it is not governed by something,
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  • God automatically is not a part of it,
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  • because God is a God of order.
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  • He is a systemic God.
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  • He is one who does everything in order.
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  • When we talk about the kingdom of God,
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  • really we are talking about a system.
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  • So God has designed this system
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  • whereby all of us who are called the children of this system
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  • can live a peaceable life when we incorporate,
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  • or embrace the way that God has designed
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  • for things to be done.
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  • If you take note, you have a system in your home.
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  • Prayerfully, you have a system in,
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  • well you have a system,
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  • whether or not it's a system that you have.
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  • Did you hear that?
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  • You have a system whether or not
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  • you've incorporated one, you have implemented one,
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  • put something in place, because,
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  • you know, to walk in some folks' home,
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  • you, who are more structured
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  • in the way you set up your family system,
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  • would find other family systems atrocious,
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  • almost despicable, like, you mean your children are,
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  • are allowed to do those kind of things?
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  • As a matter of fact, coming up in the Bishop's home,
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  • he had a system that cooperated,
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  • or was incorporated with the street lights.
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  • When the street lights-- (Congregation chattering)
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  • oh, y'all, y'all,
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  • anybody remember that system?
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  • We already knew, when those street lights come on,
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  • you better be finding your way back to the house,
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  • or already in the house.
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  • I remember one time, Gloria, y'all know Gloria,
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  • she decided that she was gonna hang out
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  • with her friends and defy the system.
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  • The light came on, Bishop, out of control.
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  • He would get on a bullhorn,
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  • on the back porch of our house,
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  • and out towards the alley, that's where we played,
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  • and, Glinda!
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  • Glora, Glora!
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  • Mika, Mika!
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  • Not Michael, Mika!
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  • DD, that DD was Dwight.
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  • Dwayne, he would call us,
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  • and people would look like,
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  • named after your father.
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • Gloria decided one day, I ain't goin' in there,
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  • I'm gonna stay with my friends.
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • If God enforced and executed
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  • judgment
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  • at the point of our violating a system,
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  • I promise you, people would not be doing.
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  • Ecclesiastes says, because it's in the heart
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  • of people to continue to do, because judgment
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  • is not expedient.
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  • Judgment doesn't come on you right away,
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  • of the violation of a system,
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  • it's in your heart to continue this same stuff.
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  • Well, well, well, Bishop was nothing like God.
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  • There was no mercy, no grace,
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  • he came out there, had himself,
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  • I don't know what, a strap, a whip, boy,
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  • he hit that, go whappo,
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  • and Gloria just stood there and looked at him.
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  • I said, Gloria, (congregation laughing)
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  • you don't stand and look like it didn't bother you.
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  • You know, I had enough sense
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  • to act like he was killing me.
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • Gloria, on the other hand, stand there.
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  • Boy, he hit her so many times.
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  • I mean, 40 strikes minus one.
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  • She was just like Jesus, man.
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  • That girl walked all the way to the house,
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  • didn't cry or anything.
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  • She's showing off in front of her friends.
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  • How many of you are violating systems
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  • of the kingdom of God,
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  • to show off before your affiliates?
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  • That girl got in the house, she cried.
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  • Oh, she hollered and screamed.
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  • So, what I'm saying to you,
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  • here, now ladies and gentlemen, system, let me have it.
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  • Here is God puts something in place.
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  • System is what?
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  • A set of things--
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  • - [Congregation] Working together.
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  • - As part of a mechanism,
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  • or inter-connecting network.
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  • God wanted to connect Heaven with Earth.
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  • As a matter of fact, the scripture says
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  • thy kingdom come, the system,
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  • thy will be done, on Earth
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  • as it is in Heaven.
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  • There was a network, there was a system
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  • designed to be set up from Heaven to Earth
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  • so that we could cooperate and live peaceable lives
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  • as kingdom citizens in another system.
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  • Now, there are different systems.
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  • Give me bureaucracy.
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  • Let's look at the definition.
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  • It is a system of what?
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  • - [Congregation] Government.
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  • - But it's a what?
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  • But it's a what?
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  • - [Congregation] System.
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  • - A system of--
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  • - [Congregation] Government.
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  • - In which most of the important decisions
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  • are made by who?
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  • - [Congregation] State officials.
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  • - Made by others, state officials,
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  • rather than by elective representatives.
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  • Okay, let's look at democracy.
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  • The democracy now, is a system
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  • of government by the whole population,
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  • or all the eligible members of a state, what?
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  • (congregation chattering)
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  • So all of us can chime in on what we think,
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  • and what we believe, and what we can do.
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  • Now, a theocracy.
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  • A theocracy is a system
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  • of government in which
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  • priests rule in the name of God.
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  • And how many of y'all know, we know this theocracy
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  • as being L.L. Yon.
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  • God almighty rules in the system
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  • that we are a part of.
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  • Now, this theocracy has come down
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  • in a bureaucracy, and a democracy,
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  • and we have to now, have this kingdom,
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  • as Revelations 18 says, that the kingdoms
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  • of this world shall become, whether or not
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  • you wanna participate or not, but the kingdoms,
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  • the systems of this Earth will become
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  • the system of our God.
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  • Whether you wanna cooperate with it now.
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  • I believe it's in Philippians,
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  • where the apostle Paul addressed the church of Philippi,
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  • he says, every knee should bow.
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  • He says, every knee should bow,
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  • but you will find in Thessalonians,
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  • where it says, every knee shall bow.
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  • Well, ladies and gentlemen, I got news for you,
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  • you should, or one day you shall.
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  • You won't have the right to say,
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  • I don't wanna bow, because,
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  • when we totally take over this Earth,
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  • as God has given us to take over,
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  • if your knee doesn't wanna bow,
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  • it's gonna bow, because God's authority
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  • will finally rule and reign, on this Earth.
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  • Are you listening to what I'm saying?
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  • But yet, there are people who come from the theocracy,
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  • a system, God's system,
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  • who are complying with the systems of this world.
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  • You then lower the class
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  • that you have come from, to now cooperate
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  • with a different class, because this class
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  • has trumped, no pun intended,
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  • that didn't even go over well, either,
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  • has trumped the system that you have come from.
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  • So, to cooperate with people
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  • who are putting their mouth on the president
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  • of this United States, means
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  • a total coming down,
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  • a falling away, from a system
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  • that you are supposed to be a part of.
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  • To vote for same-sex marriage
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  • is a falling away from this system.
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  • (congregation chattering) Oh, Jesus.
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  • To vote for abortion,
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  • boy, this group doesn't wanna hear it.
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  • Is this thing still on?
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  • Getting a little quiet in this Presbyterian church.
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  • When I was in Dubai,
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  • I discovered
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  • that men could have up to four wives.
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  • (congregation chattering)
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  • DD!
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • I was lookin' at DD,
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  • lookin' at this system.
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  • I'm saying, DD,
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  • you wanna move to Dubai?
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  • (congregation laughing)
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  • We're having fun with it,
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  • but guess what?
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  • Where we are, geographically,
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  • doesn't trump the theocracy
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  • that I'm a part of.
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  • So, even if I was in Dubai,
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  • because I'm a part of another system,
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  • I would still have to have one wife.
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  • Are you all hearing what I'm saying?
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  • See, to comply with
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  • what you're in, and here's,
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  • here is the conundrum, here's the oxymoron here,
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  • the Bible says we are in this system,
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  • but we're not of this system.
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  • As a matter of fact, you can tell
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  • how attached you may be to this system
  • 00:13:55.120 --> 00:13:57.280
  • when I mention that Donald Trump may be
  • 00:13:57.280 --> 00:14:01.060
  • the 45th and last president,
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  • how that bothers you about the, in the world,
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  • the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ
  • 00:14:07.210 --> 00:14:09.260
  • may give you a barometer, or a gauge,
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  • about how much you are attached
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  • to this system, where the scripture says
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  • we are sojourners; we are just passing through.
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  • This place is not our home.
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  • How can you get so attached
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  • to a system that's full of lust,
  • 00:14:25.180 --> 00:14:28.060
  • that's full of deceit, that's full of deception?
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  • Are you hearing what I'm saying to you?
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  • And the Bible says love not the world,
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  • neither the things that are in the world,
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  • because all there is in the world is the lust of the eye,
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  • the lust of the flesh, and the pride of life.
  • 00:14:42.230 --> 00:14:45.210
  • But southerly, there are people from this higher system,
  • 00:14:45.210 --> 00:14:49.210
  • being sucked into this lower system,
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  • and you're living like Earthlings.
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  • John, chapter 18, let's look at it.
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  • Verse 36; are you still here?
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  • - Yeah. - Yes, sir.
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  • - What area of your life have you condescended to?
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  • Have you come down, and now you're living like normal men.
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  • You're living like average men
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  • who don't understand that you come from
  • 00:15:14.130 --> 00:15:16.110
  • an entirely different system.
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  • Whereby where they cuss you, you bless them.
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  • Turn to them and say, that's a real different system.
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  • - [Congregation] That's a real different system.
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  • - John 18, let's look at verse 36.
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  • Jesus answered and said, my system,
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  • my kingdom, it's not of this world,
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  • because there's a world system,
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  • and then there's a God system.
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  • He said, it's not of this world.
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  • Watch this, read on,
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  • if my kingdom were of this world,
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  • oh, we would fight.
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  • Oh, we would respond,
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  • but we don't fight and we don't respond,
  • 00:15:55.060 --> 00:15:58.160
  • because our system is greater than this system.
  • 00:15:58.160 --> 00:16:03.100
  • Oh, man, when people speak evil of you,
  • 00:16:03.100 --> 00:16:06.070
  • our system says, bless them.
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  • Take 'em out to Popeye's, buy 'em a two-piece.
  • 00:16:08.200 --> 00:16:12.150
  • Okay, come on, Matthews four.
  • 00:16:14.100 --> 00:16:16.230
  • Matthew four.
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  • I told you, I'm gonna be working on your thinking,
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  • your dominion, and your giving,
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  • and some of these decisions that you are making in life
  • 00:16:27.210 --> 00:16:31.190
  • comes from a different system.
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  • You are a part of one system,
  • 00:16:33.250 --> 00:16:36.070
  • but you're making decisions, in your life,
  • 00:16:36.070 --> 00:16:39.220
  • that's a part of another system.
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  • You can't change a system that you depend on.
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  • In other words, the same system that you depend on,
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  • you will never be able to change.
  • 00:16:50.050 --> 00:16:52.070
  • In other words, if you are on welfare,
  • 00:16:52.070 --> 00:16:54.220
  • you can't change welfare if you need welfare.
  • 00:16:54.220 --> 00:16:59.030
  • You're not gonna wanna go against
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  • the welfare system if I rely on the welfare system.
  • 00:17:01.180 --> 00:17:05.230
  • See, that system that takes care of you the most
  • 00:17:05.230 --> 00:17:08.260
  • is the system that you gonna give more attention to.
  • 00:17:08.260 --> 00:17:12.100
  • We who are of another system,
  • 00:17:12.100 --> 00:17:14.200
  • we are in this world, and we know
  • 00:17:14.200 --> 00:17:17.080
  • we don't have to live life
  • 00:17:17.080 --> 00:17:19.050
  • judged upon the system that we're in,
  • 00:17:19.050 --> 00:17:22.040
  • because we got a system that takes care
  • 00:17:22.040 --> 00:17:25.130
  • of those who a part of it.
  • 00:17:25.130 --> 00:17:27.140
  • (congregation chattering)
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  • I ain't gonna go against that,
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  • because right now, I need him.
  • 00:17:33.080 --> 00:17:36.040
  • (congregation chattering)
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  • I can't say nothing about that system right now,
  • 00:17:39.050 --> 00:17:42.170
  • because my family members wanna marry same-sex.
  • 00:17:42.170 --> 00:17:46.150
  • Whatever you compromise with,
  • 00:17:49.170 --> 00:17:52.200
  • and tell 'em girl, you cool believe,
  • 00:17:52.200 --> 00:17:54.290
  • and you hear me good.
  • 00:17:54.290 --> 00:17:56.090
  • I'm very sensitive.
  • 00:17:56.090 --> 00:17:58.020
  • I'm very sensitive to the situations
  • 00:17:58.020 --> 00:18:01.090
  • of home system, the systems that you come from,
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  • because some of you are here
  • 00:18:05.190 --> 00:18:07.100
  • and you're challenged with that very thing.
  • 00:18:07.100 --> 00:18:09.210
  • Your little boy wants to be a girl,
  • 00:18:09.210 --> 00:18:12.020
  • and your little girl wants to be a boy,
  • 00:18:12.020 --> 00:18:14.100
  • and I'm very sensitive to that.
  • 00:18:14.100 --> 00:18:16.170
  • I just saw, in the news, Katie Couric
  • 00:18:16.170 --> 00:18:19.100
  • did a documentary on gender revolution.
  • 00:18:19.100 --> 00:18:23.180
  • They're out to change everything
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  • about how gender is perceived.
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  • How dare you try to change
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  • a perfectly well-run system
  • 00:18:32.080 --> 00:18:35.210
  • that God has established, and then you cooperate
  • 00:18:35.210 --> 00:18:39.090
  • with it, because your family is in it.
  • 00:18:39.090 --> 00:18:41.260
  • I'm sensitive to where you are
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  • and I feel your heart, but child of God,
  • 00:18:44.140 --> 00:18:47.110
  • hold fast to the system of our God.
  • 00:18:47.110 --> 00:18:51.110
  • (congregation applauding)
  • 00:18:51.110 --> 00:18:54.260
  • Matthew four.
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  • Revelations, I told you,
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  • 18, but it's 11:15.
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  • The systems, or the kingdom, of our God
  • 00:19:14.180 --> 00:19:17.000
  • shall become, the kingdoms of this world
  • 00:19:17.000 --> 00:19:20.000
  • shall become the kingdoms of our God.
  • 00:19:20.000 --> 00:19:22.180
  • Okay, four and 23.
  • 00:19:22.180 --> 00:19:24.030
  • And Jesus went about all where?
  • 00:19:25.010 --> 00:19:27.250
  • What was He doing?
  • 00:19:27.250 --> 00:19:30.020
  • And doing what?
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  • Preaching the gospel of what?
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  • This system, go on.
  • 00:19:34.100 --> 00:19:35.280
  • And He did what?
  • 00:19:36.260 --> 00:19:40.000
  • You see what comes out of preaching this system?
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  • Oh, man.
  • 00:19:45.110 --> 00:19:46.060
  • I pitched a fit,
  • 00:19:49.070 --> 00:19:50.170
  • and now I gotta quit.
  • 00:19:51.180 --> 00:19:53.240
  • Oh, boy.
  • 00:19:53.240 --> 00:19:54.190
  • Matthew six and 10, write that down.
  • 00:19:55.230 --> 00:19:59.060
  • Matthew six 33, and we'll take a look at
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  • Matthew 12 and 25.
  • 00:20:03.060 --> 00:20:05.110
  • I pitched a fit.
  • 00:20:06.100 --> 00:20:07.200
  • Our brother Reggie was with me
  • 00:20:09.180 --> 00:20:11.250
  • this week; I literally went off.
  • 00:20:11.250 --> 00:20:14.150
  • I dog gone lost it.
  • 00:20:15.230 --> 00:20:18.150
  • Lost it, in a good sense.
  • 00:20:19.210 --> 00:20:22.130
  • An associate of mine
  • 00:20:26.160 --> 00:20:28.060
  • has been attacked, in this Hell,
  • 00:20:30.020 --> 00:20:32.220
  • and
  • 00:20:35.130 --> 00:20:36.080
  • there were some things that his wife
  • 00:20:39.280 --> 00:20:43.200
  • was concerned about.
  • 00:20:43.200 --> 00:20:45.100
  • And, she called
  • 00:20:47.290 --> 00:20:51.000
  • and asked if I would come, now I'm just landed from
  • 00:20:51.000 --> 00:20:54.220
  • Dubai, and so when
  • 00:20:54.220 --> 00:20:58.070
  • we landed, you know, I had to make a decision
  • 00:20:58.070 --> 00:21:01.250
  • on whether or not I wanted to go
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  • and take care of this matter
  • 00:21:04.180 --> 00:21:07.080
  • that I just mentioned.
  • 00:21:07.080 --> 00:21:09.240
  • And so, the spirit of God impressed upon,
  • 00:21:09.240 --> 00:21:12.070
  • see, the system where you come from,
  • 00:21:12.070 --> 00:21:15.160
  • if He's Lord, He rules and He reigns,
  • 00:21:15.160 --> 00:21:20.030
  • and that's what I was telling DD when we landed.
  • 00:21:20.030 --> 00:21:23.260
  • Jesus said, if you're gonna follow me,
  • 00:21:23.260 --> 00:21:26.070
  • one of the stipulations of following Him,
  • 00:21:26.070 --> 00:21:30.210
  • He had to tell these boys,
  • 00:21:30.210 --> 00:21:32.160
  • foxes have holes,
  • 00:21:32.160 --> 00:21:35.020
  • birds have nests,
  • 00:21:35.020 --> 00:21:37.130
  • but the son of man doesn't have
  • 00:21:37.130 --> 00:21:40.050
  • anywhere to lay His head.
  • 00:21:40.050 --> 00:21:43.050
  • And I said, DD, it's dangerous
  • 00:21:43.050 --> 00:21:45.170
  • that we have the home base
  • 00:21:45.170 --> 00:21:47.210
  • and that we are so, we're so,
  • 00:21:47.210 --> 00:21:50.290
  • we're so connected, we embrace our home.
  • 00:21:50.290 --> 00:21:54.190
  • We said, man, it's so good to be home.
  • 00:21:54.190 --> 00:21:57.270
  • It's nothing like home,
  • 00:21:57.270 --> 00:21:59.100
  • like coming back in here is like,
  • 00:21:59.100 --> 00:22:01.070
  • is like nothing like being home.
  • 00:22:01.070 --> 00:22:03.140
  • But ladies and gentlemen, God wants you to make home
  • 00:22:03.140 --> 00:22:07.020
  • wherever His will is for you. (congregation applauding)
  • 00:22:07.020 --> 00:22:10.080
  • Are you hearing?
  • 00:22:10.080 --> 00:22:11.160
  • And I'm not saying sell your houses,
  • 00:22:11.160 --> 00:22:14.260
  • but I'm saying let's disconnect from this world.
  • 00:22:14.260 --> 00:22:18.010
  • You've gotta have a place to stay,
  • 00:22:18.010 --> 00:22:19.240
  • and we know Jesus had a home, because Peter
  • 00:22:19.240 --> 00:22:22.070
  • asked Jesus, show us where you live, man.
  • 00:22:22.070 --> 00:22:24.220
  • So we know He grew up in a home,
  • 00:22:24.220 --> 00:22:26.190
  • because of Mary and Joseph, He had a home,
  • 00:22:26.190 --> 00:22:29.090
  • but Jesus was so sold out to the system
  • 00:22:29.090 --> 00:22:33.150
  • that He's coming from, He was like, not my will.
  • 00:22:33.150 --> 00:22:36.110
  • If you want me to go here, I'll go.
  • 00:22:36.110 --> 00:22:38.220
  • If you want me to to there, I'll go.
  • 00:22:38.220 --> 00:22:41.030
  • I'm not so locked in to this just being my home.
  • 00:22:41.030 --> 00:22:44.280
  • I want my home to be your will.
  • 00:22:44.280 --> 00:22:48.080
  • Come on, are you hearing what I'm saying to you?
  • 00:22:49.140 --> 00:22:52.110
  • So I was so happy about being home,
  • 00:22:52.110 --> 00:22:56.020
  • I just wanted to go home and just relax,
  • 00:22:56.020 --> 00:22:59.080
  • but then the spirit of God says, no,
  • 00:22:59.080 --> 00:23:00.260
  • I need you to go and take care of this man.
  • 00:23:00.260 --> 00:23:03.250
  • And so, the next day, we got up and
  • 00:23:03.250 --> 00:23:06.110
  • we got back on the plane and we journeyed.
  • 00:23:06.110 --> 00:23:09.120
  • We went there and got off the plane,
  • 00:23:09.120 --> 00:23:11.250
  • sat down with the wife for a moment,
  • 00:23:11.250 --> 00:23:14.270
  • and she begin to tell me some things that were going on.
  • 00:23:14.270 --> 00:23:18.120
  • So I went to the hospital
  • 00:23:18.120 --> 00:23:21.000
  • of where the
  • 00:23:21.000 --> 00:23:22.000
  • Pastor happened to be,
  • 00:23:23.250 --> 00:23:25.260
  • the man happened to be in,
  • 00:23:25.260 --> 00:23:28.220
  • and some of these other family members
  • 00:23:28.220 --> 00:23:31.030
  • were doing some
  • 00:23:31.030 --> 00:23:33.040
  • very unlawful things,
  • 00:23:33.040 --> 00:23:36.190
  • as it relates to the kingdom of God.
  • 00:23:37.240 --> 00:23:41.080
  • As a matter of fact,
  • 00:23:41.080 --> 00:23:43.050
  • they were relocating this Pastor, this man,
  • 00:23:43.050 --> 00:23:46.230
  • without even the wife's knowledge.
  • 00:23:46.230 --> 00:23:50.280
  • And I walked in,
  • 00:23:53.140 --> 00:23:54.240
  • and to some degree,
  • 00:23:55.200 --> 00:23:58.000
  • he was on board with it.
  • 00:23:58.000 --> 00:24:00.020
  • I later discovered that this wife, that I was talking to,
  • 00:24:03.140 --> 00:24:07.140
  • is his sixth wife.
  • 00:24:07.140 --> 00:24:08.290
  • I don't care, I don't care if you got 25 wives.
  • 00:24:12.200 --> 00:24:17.020
  • I'm not gonna judge you, I'm not gonna put you down.
  • 00:24:17.020 --> 00:24:20.150
  • I don't know what the case may be,
  • 00:24:20.150 --> 00:24:21.290
  • but you are the common denominator in all the six.
  • 00:24:21.290 --> 00:24:25.130
  • (congregation chattering)
  • 00:24:25.130 --> 00:24:28.150
  • There's only one thing the same about all six: you.
  • 00:24:28.150 --> 00:24:32.200
  • And you're agreeing
  • 00:24:34.080 --> 00:24:35.260
  • with leaving without even the wife's knowledge.
  • 00:24:37.260 --> 00:24:40.000
  • We sitting there, and we turned and noticed a suitcase,
  • 00:24:40.000 --> 00:24:42.130
  • and what's the suitcase for?
  • 00:24:42.130 --> 00:24:44.000
  • He said, I'm going.
  • 00:24:44.000 --> 00:24:45.180
  • She said, going where?
  • 00:24:48.080 --> 00:24:50.130
  • And I'm saying, yeah, yeah.
  • 00:24:50.130 --> 00:24:52.200
  • Now I got something to do with it because the system
  • 00:24:54.040 --> 00:24:56.210
  • that I come from says I'm my brother's keeper.
  • 00:24:56.210 --> 00:24:59.210
  • No, no, no, see you don't like
  • 00:24:59.210 --> 00:25:01.160
  • anybody stepping to you, when you are violating
  • 00:25:01.160 --> 00:25:05.040
  • the principles of this system.
  • 00:25:05.040 --> 00:25:06.240
  • You don't like it; you want the benefits of this system,
  • 00:25:06.240 --> 00:25:10.110
  • but you don't want to cooperate with this system,
  • 00:25:10.110 --> 00:25:14.110
  • because there are others who have the right to check me
  • 00:25:14.110 --> 00:25:17.230
  • when they see me not walking-- (congregation chattering)
  • 00:25:17.230 --> 00:25:21.280
  • We gonna have to fix this,
  • 00:25:24.100 --> 00:25:27.030
  • kingdom citizens.
  • 00:25:27.030 --> 00:25:29.090
  • Those who have made Him Lord.
  • 00:25:29.090 --> 00:25:31.010
  • I said, you listen to me, and you listen to me good,
  • 00:25:31.010 --> 00:25:34.000
  • and I called every leader and family member into that room
  • 00:25:34.000 --> 00:25:37.280
  • one by one, and I ripped up one side of 'em.
  • 00:25:37.280 --> 00:25:41.060
  • I said the reason why he has not received his healing
  • 00:25:41.060 --> 00:25:45.030
  • is because you're blocking it.
  • 00:25:45.030 --> 00:25:47.180
  • You're violating the system, but you're turning to the Lord
  • 00:25:49.010 --> 00:25:52.220
  • of the system and asking for something from it.
  • 00:25:52.220 --> 00:25:56.060
  • Jesus went about preaching this system, and then healing.
  • 00:25:56.060 --> 00:26:00.240
  • Ooh, preaching and healing.
  • 00:26:00.240 --> 00:26:04.160
  • Once I can get you to subscribe to this system,
  • 00:26:04.160 --> 00:26:08.000
  • then I can get you healed.
  • 00:26:08.000 --> 00:26:09.230
  • (congregation chattering)
  • 00:26:09.230 --> 00:26:13.080
  • I wish somebody would give the Lord a great big shout.
  • 00:26:14.290 --> 00:26:18.270
  • (congregation cheering and applauding)
  • 00:26:18.270 --> 00:26:23.020
  • And I looked at him,
  • 00:26:28.070 --> 00:26:30.030
  • I said, if you do this, I'm done.
  • 00:26:30.030 --> 00:26:32.260
  • Count me out.
  • 00:26:34.240 --> 00:26:36.170
  • If you gonna listen to this family member
  • 00:26:36.170 --> 00:26:39.080
  • who's not complying with this system, I'm done.
  • 00:26:39.080 --> 00:26:42.280
  • Count me out.
  • 00:26:42.280 --> 00:26:44.150
  • I love you, but I cannot participate.
  • 00:26:44.150 --> 00:26:47.140
  • And see, you don't see that as love.
  • 00:26:47.140 --> 00:26:50.170
  • You don't see that as love.
  • 00:26:50.170 --> 00:26:52.130
  • See, when causes
  • 00:26:52.130 --> 00:26:56.010
  • in this system, right, have been rebuttled against,
  • 00:26:56.010 --> 00:27:00.080
  • when there's some push-back from a system
  • 00:27:02.000 --> 00:27:04.290
  • that you have to live in, but you're not a part of,
  • 00:27:04.290 --> 00:27:08.070
  • they call you out of, you're supposed to be Christian,
  • 00:27:08.070 --> 00:27:11.170
  • but you don't even love everybody.
  • 00:27:11.170 --> 00:27:13.100
  • Oh, I love you, that's why I'm not going along with
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  • what you want me to go along with,
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  • because I love, oh, y'all better come on.
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  • (congregation cheering and applauding)
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  • every system that exists is gonna have to
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  • bow its knee to the system I'm proposing to you now.
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  • That's why you need to hand over
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  • some of those decisions that you are making.
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  • You need to just give them to me now
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  • because either you fall on the rock the scripture says
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  • or the rock will fall on you and crush you.
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