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  • You may be seated.
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  • I can't wait to tell you where to turn.
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  • Turn with me in your Old Testaments please
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  • to 1 Samuel chapter 17, 1 Samuel chapter 17.
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  • Do you see a little caption before you get
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  • to that very first verse of 1 Samuel chapter 17,
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  • what do you see right there in that little caption?
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  • Oh, David and Goliath.
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  • I gotta tell you something about David and Goliath.
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  • I told you earlier that I was raised in church.
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  • I do not remember not having the name of Jesus
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  • as a familiar sound in my life.
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  • Being raised in church was a beautiful thing
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  • for me because we had all manner of thing going on,
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  • and I do mean all manner of thing
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  • because I still also, behind the front door
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  • of my home,
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  • was loved by many people and cherished by many people,
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  • but I was also abused and I was also misused,
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  • unbeknownst to several others.
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  • Is anybody getting what I'm tracking in.
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  • So, while all this is going on, and while all this madness
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  • is taking place, and I grow up in this kind of madness,
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  • also with a lot of beautiful things happening
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  • in this free for all that was my young life,
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  • being abused by an authority figure in my life,
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  • and yet being taken to church every single time
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  • the doors open and thinking to myself,
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  • well, there is the hypocrisy element
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  • that could really trip you up and break you down right here,
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  • or maybe you could just believe it.
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  • And I don't know how to explain, it was just a gift of God.
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  • But I'm telling you that even as a child,
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  • I began to fall in love with the Lord Jesus
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  • right there in baby bear chairs.
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  • Anybody tracking with me?
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  • Anybody have this kind of background?
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  • And I don't know why the churches in that day,
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  • they all had linoleum floors,
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  • and they were the kind you could scuff up
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  • with your heels, and you could see the heel marks
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  • because all the women wore exactly the same kind of shoe.
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  • There was no other shoe to wear except a pump,
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  • and you wore that pump and that pump
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  • had just a little black, little black thing
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  • on the bottom of the heel,
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  • and it made little scuff marks like that.
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  • And I can still see them just as clearly in my mind.
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  • And I can see them right there in that Sunday school room
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  • with those baby bear chairs in the circle.
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  • And there was my teacher and, you know,
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  • of course they all wore dresses in those days.
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  • We never saw a woman at church in a pair of pants
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  • in those days, and I am not kidding.
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  • So, sitting down the chairs, her knee would be,
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  • her knees would be right up to her chin
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  • but she'd be holding up these pictures just like this.
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  • She would tell us from time to time,
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  • "Jesus is your best friend."
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  • I thought it was the most interesting thing
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  • that I had never seen my best friend eye to eye.
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  • But anybody raised in church can remember
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  • that ugly, ugly, ugly giant and a little, bitty,
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  • tiny guy with slingshot in his hand,
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  • fascinating.
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  • Let's read together 1 Samuel 17.
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  • I want to read verses 1 through 11.
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  • "Now the Philistines gathered their armies for battle.
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  • "And they were gathered at Socoh,
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  • "which belongs to Judah,
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  • "and encamped between Socoh and Azekah,
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  • "in Ephes-dammim.
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  • "And Saul and the men of Israel were gathered,
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  • "and encamped in the Valley of Elah,
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  • "and drew up in line of battle against the Philistines.
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  • "And the Philistines stood on the mountain on the one side,
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  • "and Israel stood on the mountain on the other side,
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  • "with a valley between them.
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  • "And there came out from the camp of the Philistines
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  • "a champion named Goliath of Gath,
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  • "whose height was six cubits and a span.
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  • "He had a helmet of bronze on his head,
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  • "and he was armed with a coat of mail,
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  • "and the weight of the coat
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  • "was five thousand shekels of bronze.
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  • "And he had bronze armor on his legs,
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  • "and a javelin of bronze slung between his shoulders.
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  • "The shaft of his spear was like a weaver's beam,
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  • "and his spear's head weighed six hundred shekels in iron.
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  • "And his shield-bearer went before him.
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  • "He stood and shouted to the ranks of Israel,
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  • "'Why have you come out to draw up for battle?
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  • "'Am I not a Philistine,
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  • "'and are you not servants of Saul?
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  • "'Choose a man for yourselves, and let him come down to me.
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  • "'If he is able to fight with me and kill me,
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  • "'then we will be your servants.
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  • "'But if I prevail against him and kill him,
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  • "then you shall be our servants and serve us.'
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  • "And the Philistine said,
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  • "'I defy the ranks of Israel this day.
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  • "Give me a man, that we may fight together.'
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  • "When Saul and all Israel heard these words
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  • "of the Philistine, they were dismayed
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  • and greatly afraid."
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  • We find it back in the Old Testament,
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  • but it's recent in our lives as today.
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  • Anybody contending with something gigantic,
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  • anybody at all?
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  • If you're like me, you might not be contending
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  • with it at all because what you might be doing
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  • is just like laying down over it.
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  • Anybody got that with me?
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  • Because I've been there too.
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  • Like, I've got this giant in front of me
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  • and instead of continuing with it
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  • because I already know I'm lost,
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  • before I take the first swing, I'm just laying down over it.
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  • And it's just trampling all over you.
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  • But I just wonder by just some show of hands,
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  • anybody got something big standing in front
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  • of them right now?
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  • Because that is what this lesson is gonna be all about
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  • this particular weekend.
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  • And here's how I want you to picture this,
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  • that you, on this side, and I'm with you over here.
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  • So, picture me here in your ranks
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  • because I'm receiving this lesson just like you are,
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  • you are represented by the whole Israelite army
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  • in this text, and you're on one side of the valley.
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  • Here's the valley, and on the other side,
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  • a group of Philistines that are encroaching
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  • on property God has given to you.
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  • Now, for the Israelites, the Philistines
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  • were the inveterate enemy.
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  • They just could not get rid of them.
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  • And somebody in here is gonna be able to relate,
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  • and this does not have to be your giant.
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  • Your giant could be a new giant.
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  • Your giant could be new to the scene of your life
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  • and you've never dealt with it before,
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  • there is that.
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  • But for some of you, this is the case,
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  • where it's been the same thing
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  • that has come up over and over and over again.
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  • Anybody, anybody at all?
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  • At that same thing.
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  • You see, of all things that the enemy cannot counterfeit,
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  • the enemy is not creative.
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  • When I say the enemy, I'm talking about--I'm
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  • talking about Satan himself.
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  • I'm talking about the kingdom of darkness.
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  • Anything God does, Satan attempts to counterfeit,
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  • but it's really, really hard for him to counterfeit creation
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  • because he cannot do anything ex nihilo.
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  • He cannot bring anything into existence from nothing.
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  • So, he's not very creative.
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  • Once he figures out what works with you and once he figures out
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  • what works with me, as long as it keeps working,
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  • he keeps doing the same thing.
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  • I want to see somebody testify, isn't that the way does?
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  • I just wonder is anybody getting weary,
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  • because it gets really weary.
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  • I have no idea how many times I've said to God,
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  • "Can you test me on something new
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  • that I really could pass?"
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  • I mean there's--aren't there things
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  • that I really can like do.
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  • Why do we keep going back after this one over and over again?
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  • Because he's gonna set us up till we win.
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  • That's what he is after.
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  • Now, I can promise you right now,
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  • but we'll have people from outside the Word of God,
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  • or maybe there are people have some faith,
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  • but they just don't take the Word at its word.
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  • And they'll think, "Well, this is the stuff of legend.
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  • There really wasn't a David and Goliath."
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  • But au contraire.
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  • Even if it were the most outrageous story in the world,
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  • it was given as historical fact in the Scriptures,
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  • I'm still going there with it.
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  • But I'm gonna tell you this about this story,
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  • there's nothing even outrageously weird about this.
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  • There were giants, there are some
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  • even in our more modern culture.
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  • What you have before you right here is the bare minimum
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  • of the height that Goliath was
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  • because what you're going to see right here
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  • is a nine-foot giant.
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  • And we know it's gonna be because of the way
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  • they describe it, a little over nine feet.
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  • In fact, you've got something in front of you
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  • that you measure to about its waist.
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  • Not only that, it's just meaner than you.
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  • Anybody live long enough to know there are some mean,
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  • mean, things out there?
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  • And a lot of those mean things are best illustrated
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  • and exhibited on people who are also willing to be mean.
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  • You know what I'm talking about.
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  • You've been a victim to it.
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  • All of us know what it's like to be up against something,
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  • a force, that is so much more powerful than we are.
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  • Hi, I'm Natalie.
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  • And I'm Selena, and we're on staff
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  • with Living Proof Ministries.
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  • Natalie, I am absolutely loving what Beth is teaching
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  • in this series, aren't you?
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  • Yes, I love that in this series, Giant Defiant Faith,
  • 00:09:53.250 --> 00:09:56.220
  • Beth shares how God wants us
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  • to have a new reaction to our circumstances,
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  • and God's desire is for us to be skilled in warfare
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  • so we are not circling that same giant.
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  • Absolutely, that is just such good, solid truth.
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  • And, you know, that actually kind of reminds me
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  • of The Great Escape.
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  • Let's take a look at this powerful moment
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  • during best teaching in that series.
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  • Why do I continue in my pattern?
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  • I ask you today.
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  • Will we just live the rest of our lives in our pattern?
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  • Will we just live in a cycle of defeat
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  • for the rest of our lives?
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  • Or do we believe we could come to a place where we could say,
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  • "That is behind me.
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  • "This is before me.
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  • "I am not going back.
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  • I am not going back."
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  • Listen, if you don't want to go back to that same cycle
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  • of defeat, I have good news.
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  • This month Living Proof is offering
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  • this wonderful resource as our special offer.
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  • It's in a three-part DVD message from Beth.
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  • The Great Escape explains and exposes the traps
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  • that keep us from attaining a giant defiant faith.
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  • We so look forward to hearing from you.
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  • Now, let's get back to Beth.
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  • And we will see you next week.
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  • You and I are gonna picture that this is the valley,
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  • we're all in this army over here.
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  • The Philistine army is all over there.
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  • Here is the valley of, I told you what the name
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  • of it was.
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  • Elah.
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  • The Valley of Elah is right here in the middle,
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  • and here has come Goliath,
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  • I mean, stomping his way out thud after thud
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  • to make it to the middle.
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  • Now, this is not a duel.
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  • He's not calling them to a duel.
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  • He is calling them to a representative warfare,
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  • and it's something that you can go back through history
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  • and you can see notation of in the ancient world.
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  • This meant they, instead of having
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  • all the bloodshed of army to army
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  • in face to face combat, they would just send out
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  • their biggest champions
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  • to fight in the middle of the field.
  • 00:12:09.290 --> 00:12:12.010
  • Now, this is how it was supposed to go.
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  • This was always the agreement, whoever wins,
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  • then they get their way, whatever the war was about,
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  • whatever the battle was about, they get what they were after.
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  • However, I did a little bit of research
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  • and throughout history,
  • 00:12:26.130 --> 00:12:28.120
  • most of the time, there was a representative
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  • warfare like that.
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  • No matter who went down, there was still
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  • a free-for-all that followed it.
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  • Very rarely did they stop at it.
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  • But what they are calling for,
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  • Goliath has gone out to the middle
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  • over nine feet tall and he has said, "Send me someone."
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  • Now, here's what you gotta know about the Philistines
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  • because even if they had not sent out Goliath,
  • 00:12:50.190 --> 00:12:53.210
  • their over nine foot tall giant as their champion.
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  • The fact was the Philistines just had weapons
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  • the Israelites did not have.
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  • They were metal workers.
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  • They had skill in processing metals and had all sorts
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  • of weapons that the people in Israel did not have.
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  • It was a time when it was scarce among the Israelites,
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  • and only a few, Jonathan and Saul,
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  • only a few had the same kinds of sword.
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  • So, they were at a decided disadvantage.
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  • Now, I want to show you a little phrase here
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  • because I think it's fascinating.
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  • Look at the Scriptures where it tells us
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  • that he was their champion.
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  • Look with me at verse 4, "And there came out
  • 00:13:36.020 --> 00:13:39.000
  • "from the camp of the Philistines
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  • "a champion named Goliath of Gath,
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  • he was six cubits and a span,"
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  • and that is over nine feet tall.
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  • And it goes on to describe him, but it calls him a champion.
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  • In this chapter, the two words that you'll find,
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  • champion and both of the translations of champion
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  • used twice in 1st Samuel chapter 17
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  • is coming from a Hebrew word, really it's a Hebrew phrase,
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  • that is only used those two times.
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  • There are words that mean champion,
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  • there are words that mean hero and man of courage and valor.
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  • But this little phrase right here is only used two times
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  • in the Word of God,
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  • and it's used both times here in this chapter.
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  • I want you to hear, you would say it like this,
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  • [speaking in Hebrew]
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  • Hebrew.
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  • [speaking in Hebrew]
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  • It is Hebrew for, and now I'm going to tell it
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  • to you straight off the pages of a commentary,
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  • word for word with a literal rendering of it.
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  • The man of the space between the two,
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  • the man of the space between the two.
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  • So, it--what's being assumed here is that the two
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  • are the armies,
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  • and this champion is the man in the space between the two,
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  • standing out here in the middle of this valley
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  • between the two armies, calling forth for someone
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  • to come and challenge him among the Israelites.
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  • Try to get that into your head because make no mistake,
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  • the darkness has its champions.
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  • I gotta tell you something, I did a little bit of research.
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  • Do you know in verses, let me see,
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  • I want to make sure I've got this right.
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  • In verses 4 through 7, several of the scholars say
  • 00:15:28.260 --> 00:15:33.130
  • that just possibly the detail that is given to Goliath
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  • in those few verses 4, 5, 6 and 7,
  • 00:15:40.140 --> 00:15:45.110
  • are the most detailed descriptions you
  • 00:15:45.120 --> 00:15:48.140
  • will find anywhere in that concentration
  • 00:15:48.150 --> 00:15:51.030
  • of someone from Genesis to Revelation.
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  • You might find a rival here or there,
  • 00:15:53.240 --> 00:15:55.240
  • but almost entirely across the board,
  • 00:15:55.250 --> 00:15:58.110
  • you'll never find anybody that is described
  • 00:15:58.120 --> 00:16:00.290
  • with more detail in such a concentrated period of time.
  • 00:16:01.000 --> 00:16:04.030
  • But I gotta tell you something that I learned,
  • 00:16:04.040 --> 00:16:05.290
  • that not only is this the height of the giant,
  • 00:16:06.000 --> 00:16:09.250
  • but he would have warned the Philistines
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  • wore a helmet that had a huge plume on it.
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  • So, please add a feather to the top of his hat
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  • because that's a considerable intimidation right there.
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  • Anybody in this room weigh right at 125 pounds, anybody?
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  • Okay, I want you to just stand up for just a second,
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  • just stand.
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  • You don't have to come up here, just stand up.
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  • All right, I want you to know, all 125 pounds of you, that this
  • 00:16:33.220 --> 00:16:38.050
  • is the weight just of his armor, just of his armor,
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  • 125 pounds.
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  • This dude was dressed for a fight.
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  • I gotta tell you something I find very fascinating here.
  • 00:16:51.180 --> 00:16:54.170
  • You've got Saul, he is the king of Israel
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  • at this time, and you've got him there,
  • 00:16:57.110 --> 00:17:01.160
  • out there with the Israelites.
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  • I mean, this has been going on, this dude does this
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  • for 40 solid days, twice a day.
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  • He goes out there back and forth, back and forth,
  • 00:17:09.290 --> 00:17:12.200
  • back and forth, intimidating them.
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  • And here's Saul just shaking in his boots with the rest
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  • of the Israelites, and he's the king.
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  • I want you to turn with me
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  • to 1 Samuel chapter 10 very quickly,
  • 00:17:23.260 --> 00:17:25.260
  • 1st Samuel chapter 10,
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  • and I want to show you something.
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  • Now, here's what Israel did.
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  • You know, they were now living in much of the land
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  • that had been promised to them.
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  • They still had enemies to overcome,
  • 00:17:41.010 --> 00:17:44.000
  • but they were they were there
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  • and they had a lot of surrounding nations
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  • that all had kings, and they wanted a king like them.
  • 00:17:47.180 --> 00:17:50.200
  • And so, they demanded one and it just broke Samuel's heart.
  • 00:17:50.210 --> 00:17:53.040
  • Samuel was a prophet at that time.
  • 00:17:53.050 --> 00:17:54.170
  • He was like, "God is your king. He is your king.
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  • You don't need a king like the other nations."
  • 00:17:58.280 --> 00:18:01.190
  • And God says to him, "Listen, this is the way
  • 00:18:01.200 --> 00:18:03.150
  • "we're gonna do it?
  • 00:18:03.160 --> 00:18:04.250
  • "Because I've got a plan going here,
  • 00:18:04.260 --> 00:18:06.140
  • "and it's not you they've rejected,
  • 00:18:06.150 --> 00:18:07.290
  • "it's me they've rejected.
  • 00:18:08.000 --> 00:18:09.160
  • "We're gonna give them what they asked for,
  • 00:18:09.170 --> 00:18:11.020
  • and then I'm gonna give them what I want them to have,"
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  • and that would become David.
  • 00:18:13.230 --> 00:18:15.080
  • But I want you to listen to this about Saul.
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  • 1 Samuel 10, I want to read verses 20 through 24.
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  • "Then Samuel brought all the tribes of Israel near,
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  • and the tribe of Benjamin was taken by lot."
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  • This is to decide who's gonna be king.
  • 00:18:26.190 --> 00:18:28.130
  • "He brought the tribe of Benjamin near by its clans,
  • 00:18:28.140 --> 00:18:30.260
  • "and the clan of the Matrites was taken by lot;
  • 00:18:30.270 --> 00:18:34.170
  • "and Saul the son of Kish was taken by lot.
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  • But when they sought him, he could not be found."
  • 00:18:37.160 --> 00:18:40.120
  • Verse 22, "So they inquired again of the Lord,
  • 00:18:40.130 --> 00:18:42.230
  • "'Is there a man still to come?'
  • 00:18:42.240 --> 00:18:44.240
  • "and the Lord said, 'Behold, he has hidden himself
  • 00:18:44.250 --> 00:18:47.210
  • among the baggage.'"
  • 00:18:47.220 --> 00:18:49.080
  • Anybody else?
  • 00:18:49.090 --> 00:18:50.210
  • I just, there's something profound about that, is there?
  • 00:18:50.220 --> 00:18:53.140
  • You know, just go, well, you'd find her in the baggage.
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  • She's hidden in her baggage.
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  • Anybody know what I'm talking about?
  • 00:18:59.010 --> 00:19:00.220
  • He says, "Go look," and she's in her baggage.
  • 00:19:00.230 --> 00:19:03.080
  • I'll never forget seeing on TV one time,
  • 00:19:03.090 --> 00:19:06.260
  • one of those talk shows
  • 00:19:06.270 --> 00:19:08.060
  • where they have people that have these weird abilities,
  • 00:19:08.070 --> 00:19:11.220
  • or talents, or skills.
  • 00:19:11.230 --> 00:19:13.220
  • There was a person in it that could zip herself
  • 00:19:13.230 --> 00:19:17.260
  • into a suitcase, and I watched it.
  • 00:19:17.270 --> 00:19:19.230
  • I watched the TV screen as she had this suitcase,
  • 00:19:19.240 --> 00:19:23.270
  • and she got in it and she zipped it up.
  • 00:19:23.280 --> 00:19:26.160
  • And I just thought to myself, but why?
  • 00:19:26.170 --> 00:19:28.270
  • Whatever would make you the first time go,
  • 00:19:28.280 --> 00:19:31.110
  • "I believe I'll zip myself in a suitcase"?
  • 00:19:31.120 --> 00:19:34.050
  • What would make you think,
  • 00:19:34.060 --> 00:19:35.180
  • "I wonder if I could zip myself up
  • 00:19:35.190 --> 00:19:39.110
  • in a suitcase, I just wonder."
  • 00:19:39.120 --> 00:19:42.010
  • And if you could, what if you could not get out?
  • 00:19:42.020 --> 00:19:46.010
  • These are--I don't know, I don't know,
  • 00:19:46.020 --> 00:19:47.290
  • but this was Saul hiding in the baggage.
  • 00:19:48.000 --> 00:19:53.230
  • Verse 23, "Then they ran and took him from there.
  • 00:19:53.240 --> 00:19:57.020
  • "And when he stood among the people,
  • 00:19:57.030 --> 00:20:00.030
  • "he was taller than any of the people
  • 00:20:00.040 --> 00:20:02.070
  • "from his shoulders upward.
  • 00:20:02.080 --> 00:20:05.250
  • "And Samuel said to all the people,
  • 00:20:05.260 --> 00:20:07.120
  • "'Do you see him whom the Lord has chosen?
  • 00:20:07.130 --> 00:20:09.140
  • "There is none like him among all the people.'
  • 00:20:09.150 --> 00:20:11.120
  • And all the people shouted, 'Long live the king!'"
  • 00:20:11.130 --> 00:20:15.000
  • I want you to understand this.
  • 00:20:15.010 --> 00:20:16.290
  • He's not Goliath but Saul is head and shoulders
  • 00:20:17.000 --> 00:20:23.290
  • above every other Israelite.
  • 00:20:24.000 --> 00:20:28.020
  • This was not a short guy.
  • 00:20:28.030 --> 00:20:30.250
  • And he gets paralyzed on the side wondering
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  • who in the world is gonna go and take on this giant.
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  • There's a God-defiant giant threatening to make us
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  • look like losers.
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  • Everybody say, "God-defiant giant."
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  • Let me tell you what the enemy wants for you.
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  • He wants to make you look like a loser.
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  • And I promise you, I promise you,
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  • based on the way he operates in the Word of God,
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  • the way he goes about attacking the people of God,
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  • that there would be nothing that would bring him
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  • more pleasure in the midst of our world, our culture,
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  • our nation today, than to make us look like we,
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  • the people of God, like a bunch of losers.
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  • I promise you that if you are in Christ,
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  • whatever battle you are facing,
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  • he has got high stakes in you losing,
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  • in you losing.
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  • He wants to make a loser out of you,
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  • and he wants to make you look like an idiot.
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  • And you and I are approaching our giant exactly like that
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  • this weekend
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  • because there's a God-defiant giant threatening
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  • to make us look like losers.
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  • Let me tell you something, in this nation in which we live,
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  • there is just this God defiant spirit, and it is imperative
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  • that you and I are people of truth,
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  • that we are people of the Holy Spirit,
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  • and that we are people who love.
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  • It is imperative because there's a God-defiant giant,
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  • and he wants to make us look like a bunch of losers.
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  • I want to tell you something about him.
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  • We know from the Word of God that Satan is a liar,
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  • but I want you to understand
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  • this weekend that he is a good liar.
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  • In Revelation chapter 12, the Scriptures call Satan serpent,
  • 00:22:35.050 --> 00:22:40.170
  • the devil, it calls him all those names
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  • so we make sure it knows who I'm,
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  • who they're talking about, who John,
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  • under the inspiration of God, is talking about.
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  • It calls the devil "the deceiver,"
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  • not just a deceiver, "the deceiver."
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  • And I want to tell you, I just want you to lock in
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  • for a moment with me
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  • on the difference between a liar and a deceiver
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  • because, you see, a deceiver is a good liar.
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  • I mean, if you're like me when your kids were little
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  • if you're a mom, I mean, I could tell.
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  • I could just say, "Look at me."
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  • I think they thought I could like,
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  • I had like x-ray vision or something
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  • 'cause I could call them out like that
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  • because I'd just go like,
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  • "That is the worst lie I've ever heard.
  • 00:23:21.010 --> 00:23:23.100
  • "I mean, if you're gonna lie to me,
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  • you need to lie better than that."
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  • Anybody know what I'm talking about?
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  • There's lots of bad liars.
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  • I mean, you're putting up with one at work
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  • and you're just thinking like,
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  • "I don't know, I don't even know what to say."
  • 00:23:32.140 --> 00:23:33.290
  • I mean, you're not--you know, you don't tell them
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  • but you're thinking like,
  • 00:23:35.190 --> 00:23:36.280
  • "You're not--I mean, get better at it,
  • 00:23:36.290 --> 00:23:38.080
  • "get better at it because really,
  • 00:23:38.090 --> 00:23:39.200
  • you're not a good liar."
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  • There's that. There's that.
  • 00:23:41.060 --> 00:23:42.280
  • But see, Satan is a very good liar,
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  • which is why he's a deceiver
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  • because a lot a liar could just lie,
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  • but a deceiver has to actually deceive to be a deceiver.
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  • Anybody?
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  • All right, let me tell you.
  • 00:23:54.000 --> 00:23:55.090
  • Say, for instance, let me tell you that the difference
  • 00:23:55.100 --> 00:23:56.260
  • between two statements,
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  • if I were just gonna be a liar,
  • 00:23:58.260 --> 00:24:01.120
  • or if I were gonna be instead a deceiver.
  • 00:24:01.130 --> 00:24:04.080
  • If I just want to lie, I could say to you,
  • 00:24:04.090 --> 00:24:07.080
  • "One of my parents was an extraterrestrial."
  • 00:24:07.090 --> 00:24:12.130
  • You would be pretty certain that I was lying to you.
  • 00:24:12.140 --> 00:24:18.050
  • But what if I said, "I earned a doctorate."
  • 00:24:18.060 --> 00:24:23.230
  • Because I do, I have this thing on a wall at work that says
  • 00:24:23.240 --> 00:24:29.270
  • that very thing, only it says, "Honorary doctorate,"
  • 00:24:29.280 --> 00:24:36.090
  • before doctorate.
  • 00:24:36.100 --> 00:24:37.280
  • But what if I tried to make you think
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  • I really had earned my doctorate?
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  • See, for my friend Courtney on the front row,
  • 00:24:45.190 --> 00:24:48.050
  • that may be a little bit of an insult
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  • because girlfriend has done all of that work toward that end.
  • 00:24:50.160 --> 00:24:55.060
  • But what if I just decided to take up that doctor
  • 00:24:55.070 --> 00:24:58.190
  • and put it on the front of my name?
  • 00:24:58.200 --> 00:25:00.150
  • After all, I have a certificate, and I wore the cap and gown.
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  • Not just a lie, that's a good lie.
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  • I could almost get away with that lie.
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  • That is the difference between a liar and a deceiver.
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  • So much of our battle will be a war of words
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  • when the enemy takes just enough of a fact
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  • and starts twisting that thing around.
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  • We're in this war of words.
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  • It sounds true to us.
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  • 00:25:44.040 --> 00:25:49.150
  • Who will come and stand in the valley,
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  • and would you do it all by yourself?
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  • Because that's when you know you're really willing to grow
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  • some giant-defiant faith when you don't have to have anybody
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  • right beside you also pursuing
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  • giant-defiant faith.
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  • (Beth Moore) I am so full of joy this morning.
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  • Anybody else got a little joy on 'em today?
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  • We're gonna lift it up
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  • and let the name of Jesus go forth in this place
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  • in such power and in such presence.
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  • We are so, so thrilled to be with you.
  • 00:26:31.270 --> 00:26:36.030
  • And I think what God's gonna remind us of today
  • 00:26:36.040 --> 00:26:39.020
  • is that we're in the middle of the story.
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  • Do you not think that he's gonna tie up
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  • every thread where you are concerned,
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  • that he who started the plan knows how to end it?
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  • We're gonna get some confidence in him today
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  • in his ability to always bring something to a good finish.
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  • Can somebody say, "Hallelujah"?
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  • There's nothing, no sin, no transgression
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  • that exceeds the power of the cross.
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  • Thank you, God.
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