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September 18, 2019
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Pastor Robert Morris Ministries

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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So,
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So,
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So,
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, ti
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tith
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithin
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is t
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is the
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is the t
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is the tes
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is the tes
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is the test.
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: So, tithing is the test.
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    • And, but, here's something that you might know,
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    • And, but, here's something that you might know,
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    • it's a two-way test.
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    • it's a two-way test.
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    • God not only tests you, but this is the only place
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    • God not only tests you, but this is the only place
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    • in Scripture that I've found where God says,
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    • in Scripture that I've found where God says,
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    • "You can test Me."
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    • "You can test Me."
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    • Welcome to The Blessed Life.
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    • Welcome to The Blessed Life.
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    • Did you know that the Bible actually says in one place
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    • Did you know that the Bible actually says in one place
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    • that you can test God?
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    • that you can test God?
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    • Stay tuned.
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    • Stay tuned.
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    • ROBERT: Turn to two passages, please, Malachi 3.
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    • ROBERT: Turn to two passages, please, Malachi 3.
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    • Last book of the Old Testament, Malachi 3
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    • Last book of the Old Testament, Malachi 3
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    • and then 2 Chronicles 31, we'll go over there in a moment.
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    • and then 2 Chronicles 31, we'll go over there in a moment.
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    • And we're going to go through a lot of Scripture
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    • And we're going to go through a lot of Scripture
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    • in this message.
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    • in this message.
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    • And I want to show you that tithing is Scriptural
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    • And I want to show you that tithing is Scriptural
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    • and it is in God's Word.
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    • and it is in God's Word.
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    • So, Malachi 3:6, this is where we'll start.
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    • So, Malachi 3:6, this is where we'll start.
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    • Malachi 3:6, "For I am the Lord, I do not change."
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    • Malachi 3:6, "For I am the Lord, I do not change."
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    • That's very important.
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    • That's very important.
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    • I don't change.
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    • I don't change.
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    • "I do not change.
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    • "I do not change.
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    • Therefore, you are not consumed, O sons of Jacob."
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    • Therefore, you are not consumed, O sons of Jacob."
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    • Now, I think that's humorous.
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    • Now, I think that's humorous.
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    • He says, "I don't change, that's why I haven't
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    • He says, "I don't change, that's why I haven't
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    • killed you yet, personally."
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    • killed you yet, personally."
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    • That's what I think He's saying there.
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    • That's what I think He's saying there.
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    • I was nice and I'm still nice.
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    • I was nice and I'm still nice.
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    • All right?
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    • All right?
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    • Verse 7, "Yet from the days of your fathers,
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    • Verse 7, "Yet from the days of your fathers,
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    • you have gone away from My ordinances."
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    • you have gone away from My ordinances."
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    • Now, we're going to come back to that word, "ordinance,"
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    • Now, we're going to come back to that word, "ordinance,"
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    • what does it mean?
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    • what does it mean?
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    • "And have not kept them.
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    • "And have not kept them.
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    • Return to Me and I will return to you,'
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    • Return to Me and I will return to you,'
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    • says the Lord of Hosts.
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    • says the Lord of Hosts.
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    • 'But you said, 'In what way shall we return.'"
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    • 'But you said, 'In what way shall we return.'"
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    • Now, before we read Verse 8, let me just remind you,
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    • Now, before we read Verse 8, let me just remind you,
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    • this is God talking, this is God,
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    • this is God talking, this is God,
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    • the God who does not change.
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    • the God who does not change.
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    • This is the God who does not change talking.
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    • This is the God who does not change talking.
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    • He said, "You go away from My ordinances."
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    • He said, "You go away from My ordinances."
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    • I just need to probably tell you, the word, "ordinance,"
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    • I just need to probably tell you, the word, "ordinance,"
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    • means a principle of ordinary behavior.
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    • means a principle of ordinary behavior.
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    • You've gone away from my principles of ordinary behavior
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    • You've gone away from my principles of ordinary behavior
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    • for God's children.
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    • for God's children.
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    • And they say, "Well, in what way?"
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    • And they say, "Well, in what way?"
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    • Now, I want you to notice this because this next verse,
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    • Now, I want you to notice this because this next verse,
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    • a preacher didn't make this up.
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    • a preacher didn't make this up.
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    • OK?
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    • OK?
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    • This is God speaking.
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    • This is God speaking.
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    • Verse 8, "Will a man rob God or steal from God?
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    • Verse 8, "Will a man rob God or steal from God?
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    • Yet you have robbed Me, you have stolen from Me.
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    • Yet you have robbed Me, you have stolen from Me.
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    • But you say, 'In what way have we robbed you?'"
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    • But you say, 'In what way have we robbed you?'"
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    • Now, watch again.
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    • Now, watch again.
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    • This is God talking.
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    • This is God talking.
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    • "'In tithes and offerings.
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    • "'In tithes and offerings.
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    • You are cursed with a curse, for you have robbed Me,
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    • You are cursed with a curse, for you have robbed Me,
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    • even this whole nation.
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    • even this whole nation.
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    • Bring all the tithes into the storehouse,'"
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    • Bring all the tithes into the storehouse,'"
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    • that would be the church, "'that there may be food
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    • that would be the church, "'that there may be food
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    • in My house,'" again, that's the church,
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    • in My house,'" again, that's the church,
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    • "'and try,'" the old King James uses the word, "prove."
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    • "'and try,'" the old King James uses the word, "prove."
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    • The English Standard Version uses the word, "test."
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    • The English Standard Version uses the word, "test."
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    • "'Test Me now in this,' says the Lord of Hosts."
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    • "'Test Me now in this,' says the Lord of Hosts."
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    • I just want you to understand how many times
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    • He puts says Lord of Hosts so we remember who's talking here,
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    • the one who can't change is talking.
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    • "'Test Me,' says the Lord of Hosts.
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    • 'If I will not open for you the windows of heaven
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    • and pour out for you such blessings, that there will not
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    • be room enough to receive it, and I will rebuke the devourer
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    • for your sakes -- for your sakes.
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    • So that He will not destroy the fruit of your ground,
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    • nor shall the vine fail to bear fruit for you in the field,'
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    • 'And all nations will call you, blessed, for you will be
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    • a delightful land,' says the Lord of Hosts."
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    • This is God talking and this is the God who can't change.
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    • This is God talking and this is the God who can't change.
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    • You have to remember that.
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    • And He says, "You've gone away from My ordinances.
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    • You've gone away from My ordinary principles of behavior.
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    • Tithing is an ordinary principle of behavior for God's children
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    • Tithing is an ordinary principle of behavior for God's children
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    • to thank God for their income, for their harvest,
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    • to thank God for their income, for their harvest,
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    • for their increase.
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    • That's an ordinary principle.
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    • And He said, "Because you've gone away
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    • from my ordinary principles, you're under a curse now."
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    • from my ordinary principles, you're under a curse now."
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    • Now, you need to understand so many times we say,
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    • Now, you need to understand so many times we say,
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    • "Well, Christians can't be under a curse because Christ
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    • "Well, Christians can't be under a curse because Christ
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    • bore the curse of the law on the cross."
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    • He did.
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    • He did.
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    • That is in regards to our salvation.
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    • That is in regards to our salvation.
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    • But are you saying then that you can live anyway you want
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    • But are you saying then that you can live anyway you want
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    • and it doesn't affect you?
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    • and it doesn't affect you?
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    • Is that what you're saying?
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    • Because that's just crazy to think that way.
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    • See, if we steal, there are consequences.
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    • See, if we steal, there are consequences.
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    • A curse is a consequence.
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    • If you steal, there's a consequence.
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    • What if you steal from God?
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    • What if you steal from God?
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    • And so many people say, "Well, yeah, but the Lord
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    • owns it all."
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    • Yes, but He actually gives us stewardship over it,
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    • Yes, but He actually gives us stewardship over it,
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    • but He reserves ten percent for Himself.
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    • That's why He says you've stolen because He says,
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    • "I have set apart the tithe for the house of God."
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    • So, if you keep it, you're stealing it.
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    • And this word is also used in Joshua 6:7,
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    • And this word is also used in Joshua 6:7,
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    • when they took the tithe they were supposed to bring,
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    • He said, "Israel has stolen."
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    • And again, please hear me.
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    • I didn't make these words up.
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    • These are strong words.
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    • God says, "You've stolen from me.
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    • You've robbed me and because of that, you're under a curse
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    • You've robbed me and because of that, you're under a curse
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    • and I don't want you under a curse.
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    • I don't want you living under a curse,
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    • but you're voluntarily placing yourself under a curse
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    • but you're voluntarily placing yourself under a curse
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    • because you're going away from my ordinary principles
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    • because you're going away from my ordinary principles
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    • of behavior."
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    • And so, I had a conversation with the Lord one time,
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    • and I said, "Lord, the number one reason that I hear
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    • that people don't tithe is they say, "Well,
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    • that's in the Old Testament."
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    • That's in the Old Testament.
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    • And so, I said to the Lord, "You know, Lord,
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    • You put in this in Malachi 3 and then there's a Malachi 4
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    • Couldn't you have just waited?
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    • I mean, just a little while.
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    • I mean, that, you know, these verses only missed
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    • the New Testament by like 15 verses.
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    • I mean, couldn't you have just waited just a little while
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    • and put it..."
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    • You know what the Lord said?
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    • I just felt in my spirit.
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    • He said, "I put it right where I wanted it."
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    • And the reason is, here's point number one,
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    • because tithing is a test.
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    • Tithing is a test.
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    • See, God is testing our hearts.
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    • I think to myself, what is the spirit behind this?
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    • Why would this person argue when God gave His Son for you
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    • and you won't even give Him ten percent?
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    • Why would you argue about this?
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    • It's amazing to me.
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    • I'm telling you, it's a test of your heart.
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    • It's a test.
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    • Now, here's why I believe He chose ten percent.
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    • By the way, the word, "tithe," is a Hebrew word.
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    • "Maasrah," is the Hebrew word and it means tenth part
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    • "Maasrah," is the Hebrew word and it means tenth part
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    • or ten percent, tenth part, tenth, ok.
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    • or ten percent, tenth part, tenth, ok.
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    • So, that's where we get this from that we know
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    • So, that's where we get this from that we know
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    • it's ten percent.
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    • Here's why I think He chose ten percent.
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    • First of all, I think He chose a percentage
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    • because it's fair to everyone.
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    • It doesn't matter if you make $30.000 or $300.000,
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    • it's a penny on every dime.
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    • It's the same for every person.
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    • But here's a reason I think He chose ten.
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    • But here's a reason I think He chose ten.
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    • Because for some reason, many times when you see
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    • Because for some reason, many times when you see
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    • the number ten in the Bible, it represents testing.
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    • the number ten in the Bible, it represents testing.
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    • You'll actually see the word, "test," with it.
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    • You'll actually see the word, "test," with it.
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    • For instance, let's take a little test.
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    • For instance, let's take a little test.
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    • All right?
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    • All right?
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    • I'm going to ask you a question and I want you to answer me
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    • I'm going to ask you a question and I want you to answer me
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    • out loud.
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    • out loud.
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    • All the campuses, all the churches,
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    • All the campuses, all the churches,
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    • just say your answer out loud, all right?
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    • just say your answer out loud, all right?
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    • Here's the first question.
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    • Here's the first question.
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    • How many plagues were there in Egypt?
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    • How many plagues were there in Egypt?
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    • Ten, right?
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    • Ten, right?
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    • Now, I could have said it a different way.
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    • Now, I could have said it a different way.
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    • I could have said, how many times did God test
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    • I could have said, how many times did God test
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    • Pharaoh's heart?
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    • Pharaoh's heart?
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    • Because that's what He did.
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    • Because that's what He did.
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    • But, we're familiar with how many plagues there were.
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    • But, we're familiar with how many plagues there were.
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    • All right?
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    • All right?
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    • Here's the second question.
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    • Here's the second question.
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    • How many commandments are there?
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    • How many commandments are there?
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    • Ten.
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    • OK.
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    • OK.
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    • Now, I'm going to ask another question
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    • Now, I'm going to ask another question
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    • and you might not know this, but there's a pattern here.
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    • and you might not know this, but there's a pattern here.
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    • OK?
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    • OK?
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    • And this is Numbers 14 where God actually says this,
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    • And this is Numbers 14 where God actually says this,
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    • you can read it later, all right?
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    • you can read it later, all right?
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    • But -- and then I want you to say your answer just
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    • But -- and then I want you to say your answer just
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    • a little louder, OK?
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    • a little louder, OK?
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    • How many times did God test Israel in the wilderness.
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    • How many times did God test Israel in the wilderness.
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    • That's correct. All right.
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    • That's correct. All right.
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    • How many times -- again, you might not know this, but -- OK.
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    • How many times -- again, you might not know this, but -- OK.
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    • How many times were Jacob's wages changed?
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    • How many times were Jacob's wages changed?
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    • Ten.
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    • God was testing his heart.
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    • God was testing his heart.
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    • How many days was Daniel tested?
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    • How many days was Daniel tested?
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    • How many virgins were tested in Matthew 25?
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    • How many virgins were tested in Matthew 25?
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    • How many days of testing are mentioned in Revelation?
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    • How many days of testing are mentioned in Revelation?
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    • How many disciples were there?
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    • How many disciples were there?
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    • No, there were 12.
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    • No, there were 12.
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    • I was just testing you.
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    • I was just testing you.
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    • I was just testing.
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    • I was just testing.
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    • So, tithing is a test.
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    • So, tithing is a test.
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    • But here's something that you might not know,
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    • But here's something that you might not know,
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    • it's a two-way test.
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    • it's a two-way test.
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    • God not only tests you, but this is the only place
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    • God not only tests you, but this is the only place
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    • in Scripture that I've found where God says,
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    • in Scripture that I've found where God says,
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    • "You can test Me."
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    • "You can test Me."
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    • Test Me.
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    • This word, "Try," that is sometimes translate "test,"
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    • This word, "Try," that is sometimes translate "test,"
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    • or "prove," comes from the way you test a metal,
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    • or "prove," comes from the way you test a metal,
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    • the way you test gold to see if it's pure.
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    • the way you test gold to see if it's pure.
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    • You know what God is saying, "Test Me to see if I'm pure.
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    • You know what God is saying, "Test Me to see if I'm pure.
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    • I want you to.
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    • I want you to.
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    • I want you to see because I want to open
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    • I want you to see because I want to open
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    • the windows of Heaven.
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    • the windows of Heaven.
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    • I want to bless you.
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    • I want to bless you.
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    • I want to rebuke the devour for you, but it depends on
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    • I want to rebuke the devour for you, but it depends on
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    • whether you're going to thank Me and worship Me
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    • whether you're going to thank Me and worship Me
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    • and walk in faith and whether you're going to believe
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    • that 90% with God's blessing will go farther
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    • that 90% with God's blessing will go farther
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    • than 100% without.
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    • than 100% without.
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    • And you open an area of faith when we do this.
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    • And you open an area of faith when we do this.
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    • All right, here's number two.
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    • All right, here's number two.
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    • Number one, tithing's a test.
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    • Number one, tithing's a test.
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    • Here's number two, tithing is biblical.
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    • Here's number two, tithing is biblical.
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    • Biblical.
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    • You need to know that it's biblical.
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    • You need to know that it's biblical.
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    • There are a lot of people that don't tithe.
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    • There are a lot of people that don't tithe.
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    • And here's really, you're not a bad person
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    • And here's really, you're not a bad person
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    • if you don't tithe.
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    • if you don't tithe.
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    • You're not a bad person.
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    • You're not a bad person.
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    • I'm not saying that at all.
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    • I'm not saying that at all.
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    • Not at all.
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    • Not at all.
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    • You're not a rebellious person.
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    • But a lot of people don't really believe
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    • it's in the Bible.
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    • They don't really believe it's for us today.
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    • So, let me show you some Scriptures, all right?
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    • So, let me show you some Scriptures, all right?
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    • We'll get to 2 Chronicles 31 in a moment.
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    • Genesis 14:18-20, "Then Melchizedek, King of Salem,"
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    • Salem means peace, "brought out bread and wine."
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    • There's a representation of communion
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    • even in the Old Testament.
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    • even in the Old Testament.
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    • "He was the priest of God Most High.
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    • And He blessed him," now that's talking about Abram,
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    • Abraham, Abram, "and said, 'Blessed be Abram of God
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    • Most High, possessor of heaven and earth,
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    • and blessed be God Most High who has delivered your enemies
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    • into your hand.'"
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    • Now watch this.
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    • Now watch this.
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    • "And he," that's Abram Abraham, "gave him," that's Melchizedek,
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    • "a tithe of all."
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    • OK.
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    • You need to know, if you don't know this,
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    • theologically, this is about 500 years before the law.
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    • theologically, this is about 500 years before the law.
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    • And Galatians says, "Abraham is our spiritual father."
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    • And Galatians says, "Abraham is our spiritual father."
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    • And Melchizedek, Hebrews says, is a type of Christ,
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    • And Melchizedek, Hebrews says, is a type of Christ,
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    • and many theologians believe it's actually Jesus Christ,
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    • and many theologians believe it's actually Jesus Christ,
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    • because it says he has no genealogy.
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    • because it says he has no genealogy.
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    • That's what Hebrews says.
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    • That's what Hebrews says.
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    • No mother, no father, no beginning of days,
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    • no end of life.
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    • no end of life.
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    • IT's pretty amazing.
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    • IT's pretty amazing.
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    • So, it's either Jesus Himself or a type of Christ,
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    • So, it's either Jesus Himself or a type of Christ,
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    • and our spiritual father, tithes, gives ten percent,
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    • and our spiritual father, tithes, gives ten percent,
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    • 500 years before the law.
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    • 500 years before the law.
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    • Look at Genesis 28:22, this is talking about Jacob.
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    • Look at Genesis 28:22, this is talking about Jacob.
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    • And this stone, which I've set up as a pillar
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    • And this stone, which I've set up as a pillar
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    • shall be God's house.
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    • shall be God's house.
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    • Again, an implication that the tithe goes to God's house.
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    • Again, an implication that the tithe goes to God's house.
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    • And of all that you give me, I will surely give
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    • a tenth to you.
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    • This is about 400 years before the law.
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    • This is about 400 years before the law.
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    • Leviticus 27:30, "And all the tithe of the land,"
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    • all of it.
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    • "All the tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land
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    • "All the tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land
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    • or the fruit of the tree is the Lord's."
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    • In other words, it belongs to the God.
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    • "It is holy to the Lord."
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    • Remember the word, "holy," means set apart.
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    • Remember the word, "holy," means set apart.
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    • God has set it apart for him.
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    • That's the only reason He could say, "You're stealing
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    • from me because I set that apart for my house
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    • and if you keep it, then you're stealing it."
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    • Deuteronomy 26:1-2, "And it shall be when you come into
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    • the land, which the Lord your God has given you
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    • as an inheritance and you possess it and dwell in it,
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    • that you shall take some of you the first, I'll show you
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    • that you shall take some of you the first, I'll show you
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    • next week in just a moment, and later down in this passage
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    • next week in just a moment, and later down in this passage
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    • how that refers to the tithe, first of all the produce
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    • how that refers to the tithe, first of all the produce
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    • of the ground, which you shall bring from the land
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    • that the Lord your God is giving you
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    • that the Lord your God is giving you
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    • and you put it in a basket," now watch this,
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    • and you put it in a basket," now watch this,
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    • "and go to the place where the Lord, your God,
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    • chooses to make His name abide, again, referring to church.
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    • chooses to make His name abide, again, referring to church.
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    • Where you go to church.
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    • You go to a place where the Lord chooses to make His name abide.
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    • You go to a place where the Lord chooses to make His name abide.
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    • Then look at Verse 13.
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    • "Then you shall say before the Lord your God,
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    • "I have removed the holy tithe."
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    • In other words, the set apart ten percent.
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    • "The holy tithe from my house and have given them
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    • to the Levite, the stranger, the fathers and the widow."
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    • He directed where the tithe was to go.
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    • "According to all Your commandments,
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    • which You have commanded me.
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    • I've mot transgressed Your commandments,
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    • nor have I forgotten them.
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    • I've not eaten any of it when in mourning."
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    • I didn't use some of the tithe when I went through
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    • a difficult time.
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    • "Nor, have I removed any of it for any unclean use,
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    • nor given any of it for the dead.
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    • I have obeyed the voice of the Lord, my God
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    • and done according to all that You have commanded me.
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    • Look down from Your holy habitation from heaven
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    • and blessed Your people."
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    • I've removed the holy set apart tenth part from my house
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    • and I've given it, brought it to Your house, Lord.
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    • and I've given it, brought it to Your house, Lord.
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    • And now, He says, "After you do that,
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    • And now, He says, "After you do that,
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    • you can pray this prayer.
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    • you can pray this prayer.
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    • Look down from heaven and bless Your servant."
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    • Look down from heaven and bless Your servant."
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    • OK.
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    • OK.
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    • Let me ask you a question, all right?
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    • Let me ask you a question, all right?
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    • If Jesus said it, that you ought to tithe, would you do it?
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    • If Jesus said it, that you ought to tithe, would you do it?
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    • You want to see the verse?
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    • You want to see the verse?
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    • Matthew 23:23, Jesus is speaking, "Woe to you scribes
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    • Matthew 23:23, Jesus is speaking, "Woe to you scribes
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    • and Pharisees, hypocrites!
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    • and Pharisees, hypocrites!
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    • For you pay tithe," ten percent, "a mint, anise, and cumin,"
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    • For you pay tithe," ten percent, "a mint, anise, and cumin,"
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    • those are spices, "and have neglected
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    • those are spices, "and have neglected
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    • the weightier matters of the law:
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    • the weightier matters of the law:
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    • justice and mercy and faith."
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    • justice and mercy and faith."
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    • Watch very carefully.
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    • Watch very carefully.
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    • "These you ought to have done without leaving
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    • "These you ought to have done without leaving
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    • the others undone."
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    • the others undone."
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    • OK, here's what Jesus said.
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    • OK, here's what Jesus said.
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    • "You guys give tithes not only of your first fruits,
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    • "You guys give tithes not only of your first fruits,
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    • but you even give tithes of the spices that you're going to
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    • but you even give tithes of the spices that you're going to
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    • put on your food, but you've neglected justice,
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    • put on your food, but you've neglected justice,
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    • mercy, and faith."
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    • mercy, and faith."
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    • Then Jesus says, "You ought to do that.
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    • Then Jesus says, "You ought to do that.
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    • You ought to do that.
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    • You ought to do that.
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    • But don't leave the other undone."
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    • But don't leave the other undone."
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    • That's Jesus.
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    • That's Jesus.
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    • You tithe, but you don't do this.
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    • You tithe, but you don't do this.
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    • You ought to do that, but don't leave this undone."
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    • You ought to do that, but don't leave this undone."
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    • Or, "You ought to do those things,
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    • but don't leave that undone."
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    • but don't leave that undone."
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    • Either way.
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    • Either way.
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    • OK.
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    • OK.
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    • Hebrews talks about, again, Melchizedek and Jesus
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    • Hebrews talks about, again, Melchizedek and Jesus
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    • and how mortal men receive tithes on this earth.
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    • and how mortal men receive tithes on this earth.
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    • But, let me show you what Hebrew says, talking about
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    • But, let me show you what Hebrew says, talking about
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    • Jesus is our Melchizedek.
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    • Jesus is our Melchizedek.
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    • Watch this.
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    • Watch this.
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    • Hebrews 7:8, "Here, mortal men receive tithes,
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    • Hebrews 7:8, "Here, mortal men receive tithes,
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    • but there He receives them of whom it is witness
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    • but there He receives them of whom it is witness
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    • that He lives."
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    • that He lives."
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    • Listen, you put your tithe in a plate or offering bag
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    • Listen, you put your tithe in a plate or offering bag
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    • or basket, however it is that you give your tithe,
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    • or basket, however it is that you give your tithe,
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    • mortal men take care of it, manage it, things like that,
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    • mortal men take care of it, manage it, things like that,
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    • but listen, in Heaven, He receives it,
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    • but listen, in Heaven, He receives it,
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    • of whom it is witnessed, He lives.
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    • of whom it is witnessed, He lives.
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    • Jesus Christ receives my tithes.
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    • Jesus Christ receives my tithes.
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    • That makes me want to tithe.
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    • That makes me want to tithe.
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    • So, it is biblical.
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    • So, it is biblical.
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    • And here's number three.
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    • And here's number three.
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    • Tithing is a blessing.
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    • Tithing is a blessing.
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    • Tithing is a blessing.
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    • Tithing is a blessing.
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    • OK.
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    • So, let me tell you about 2 Chronicles 31.
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    • So, let me tell you about 2 Chronicles 31.
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    • Now, we're going to read there.
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    • Now, we're going to read there.
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    • So, if you put a marker at 2 Chronicles 31.
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    • So, if you put a marker at 2 Chronicles 31.
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    • Hezekiah one day is reading the Scriptures.
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    • Hezekiah one day is reading the Scriptures.
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    • And he sees these verses about tithing.
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    • And he sees these verses about tithing.
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    • And they're in an economic recession.
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    • And they're in an economic recession.
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    • And he realizes, "We're under a curse,
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    • And he realizes, "We're under a curse,
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    • the whole nation, because we're not tithing.
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    • the whole nation, because we're not tithing.
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    • We're stealing from God."
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    • We're stealing from God."
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    • So, that's where we pick up this story, 2 Chronicles 31:4,
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    • So, that's where we pick up this story, 2 Chronicles 31:4,
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    • "Moreover, he commanded the people who dwelt
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    • "Moreover, he commanded the people who dwelt
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    • in Jerusalem to contribute support for the priest
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    • in Jerusalem to contribute support for the priest
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    • and the Levites that they might devote themselves
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    • and the Levites that they might devote themselves
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    • to the law of the Lord."
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    • to the law of the Lord."
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    • Now, I just want -- just stop for just a moment.
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    • Now, I just want -- just stop for just a moment.
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    • Remember, Malachi said, "Bring the tithe
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    • Remember, Malachi said, "Bring the tithe
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    • in the storehouse that there may be food in my house."
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    • in the storehouse that there may be food in my house."
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    • And again, they were talking about natural food.
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    • And again, they were talking about natural food.
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    • But think about it today, spiritual food.
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    • But think about it today, spiritual food.
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    • In fact, let me just ask you something.
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    • In fact, let me just ask you something.
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    • All right.
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    • All right.
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    • When you come to church, do you enjoy the food,
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    • When you come to church, do you enjoy the food,
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    • the spiritual food that you get?
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    • the spiritual food that you get?
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    • Do you enjoy it?
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    • Do you enjoy it?
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    • Someone's paying for it.
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    • Someone's paying for it.
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    • So, let me ask you a question.
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    • So, let me ask you a question.
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    • Let me just put it in a -- talking about food here,
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    • Let me just put it in a -- talking about food here,
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    • let me give you an analogy.
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    • let me give you an analogy.
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    • Would any of you here go to a restaurant, eat a meal,
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    • Would any of you here go to a restaurant, eat a meal,
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    • and then leave without paying for it?
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    • and then leave without paying for it?
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    • Any of you?
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    • Any of you?
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    • Some Christians do that every week.
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    • Some Christians do that every week.
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    • They go to church, eat a meal, and skip out on the check.
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    • They go to church, eat a meal, and skip out on the check.
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    • Here's the sad thing.
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    • Here's the sad thing.
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    • You're the one that's hurting.
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    • You're the one that's hurting.
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    • I don't preach on tithing because the church needs money.
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    • I don't preach on tithing because the church needs money.
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    • We're doing fine financially.
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    • We're doing fine financially.
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    • I promise you I'm doing this to help you.
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    • I promise you I'm doing this to help you.
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    • This'll change your life, your family, your finances,
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    • This'll change your life, your family, your finances,
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    • your marriage, your children,
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    • your marriage, your children,
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    • your grandchildren.
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    • your grandchildren.
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    • This will change you.
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    • This will change you.
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    • I promise you.
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    • I promise you.
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    • All right.
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    • All right.
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    • So, he puts out -- He says, "Everyone needs to bring
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    • So, he puts out -- He says, "Everyone needs to bring
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    • the tithe to the house of God."
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    • the tithe to the house of God."
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    • Now, look at Verse 5, "As soon as the commandment
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    • Now, look at Verse 5, "As soon as the commandment
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    • was circulated, the children of Israel brought in abundance
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    • was circulated, the children of Israel brought in abundance
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    • the first fruits."
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    • the first fruits."
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    • Again, I'll show you next week how that relates to the tithe.
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    • Again, I'll show you next week how that relates to the tithe.
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    • "Of grain and wine, oil, and honey,
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    • and of all the produce of the field, and they brought
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    • and of all the produce of the field, and they brought
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    • in abundantly the tithe of everything."
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    • in abundantly the tithe of everything."
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    • There it is right there showing you it's the tithe.
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    • There it is right there showing you it's the tithe.
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    • "And the children of Israel and Judah,
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    • "And the children of Israel and Judah,
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    • who dwelt in the cities of Judah brought the tithe
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    • who dwelt in the cities of Judah brought the tithe
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    • of oxen and sheep.
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    • of oxen and sheep.
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    • Also, the tithe of holy things, which were consecrated
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    • Also, the tithe of holy things, which were consecrated
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    • to the Lord, their God, they laid in heaps.
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    • to the Lord, their God, they laid in heaps.
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    • In the third month, they begin laying in heaps
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    • In the third month, they begin laying in heaps
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    • and they finished in the seventh month."
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    • and they finished in the seventh month."
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    • Now, these months relate to the harvest.
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    • Now, these months relate to the harvest.
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    • OK?
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    • "And when Hezekiah and the leaders came
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    • "And when Hezekiah and the leaders came
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    • and saw the heaps they blessed the Lord
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    • and saw the heaps they blessed the Lord
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    • and His people Israel.
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    • and His people Israel.
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    • Then Hezekiah questioned the priest and the Levites
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    • Then Hezekiah questioned the priest and the Levites
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    • concerning the heaps.
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    • concerning the heaps.
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    • And Ezeriah, the Chief Priest from the House of Zadok
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    • And Ezeriah, the Chief Priest from the House of Zadok
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    • answered him and said, 'Since the people began
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    • answered him and said, 'Since the people began
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    • to bring the offerings into the house of the Lord,'"
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    • to bring the offerings into the house of the Lord,'"
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    • again the tithe always comes -- goes to the House of God,
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    • again the tithe always comes -- goes to the House of God,
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    • "'we have had enough to eat and have plenty left for
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    • "'we have had enough to eat and have plenty left for
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    • the Lord has blessed His people and what is left
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    • the Lord has blessed His people and what is left
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    • is this great abundance.'"
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    • OK.
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    • Here's what happens.
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    • Here's what happens.
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    • The King sends out the -- this commandment and says,
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    • The King sends out the -- this commandment and says,
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    • "We're supposed to be tithing to the House of God.
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    • "We're supposed to be tithing to the House of God.
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    • So, the people begin doing it.
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    • So, the people begin doing it.
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    • They begin in the third month, which is a harvest time,
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    • They begin in the third month, which is a harvest time,
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    • but then there is another harvest, the seventh month.
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    • but then there is another harvest, the seventh month.
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    • And they continue through that time.
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    • And they continue through that time.
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    • And so, when the king comes to visit and sees these heaps,
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    • And so, when the king comes to visit and sees these heaps,
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    • heaps that the people brought to the house of God.
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    • heaps that the people brought to the house of God.
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    • Here's what in essence he says.
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    • Here's what in essence he says.
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    • It says, "He questioned them about the heaps."
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    • It says, "He questioned them about the heaps."
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    • Here's what he was saying.
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    • Here's what he was saying.
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    • "Are the people OK?
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    • "Are the people OK?
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    • Are they OK?
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    • I mean, look how much they've given
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    • or do they have enough left?"
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    • or do they have enough left?"
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    • And the Priest said, "Oh, King, as soon as the people
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    • And the Priest said, "Oh, King, as soon as the people
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    • started to do it God's way, God so blessed them,
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    • started to do it God's way, God so blessed them,
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    • what you're seeing here is just the ten percent.
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    • what you're seeing here is just the ten percent.
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    • If you think there heaps here, go look at the 90%.
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    • If you think there heaps here, go look at the 90%.
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    • Go look at how God blessed His people when they began
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    • Go look at how God blessed His people when they began
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    • obeying His Word."
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    • obeying His Word."
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    • I've been in ministry now for over 30 years.
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    • I've been in ministry now for over 30 years.
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    • I've heard two testimonies for that time about tithing --
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    • I've heard two testimonies for that time about tithing --
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    • consistent testimonies.
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    • consistent testimonies.
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    • You know, Scripture says in the mouth of two
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    • or three witnesses.
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    • OK, here are the two testimonies people have said to me.
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    • OK, here are the two testimonies people have said to me.
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    • Tithers consistently have said to me, "We are so blessed.
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    • Tithers consistently have said to me, "We are so blessed.
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    • Boy, it all changed when we began tithing.
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    • Boy, it all changed when we began tithing.
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    • We are so blessed, Pastor Robert.
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    • We are so blessed, Pastor Robert.
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    • We are so blessed."
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    • We are so blessed."
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    • That's what tithers have said.
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    • Here's what non-tithers have said.
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    • Here's what non-tithers have said.
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    • "I can't afford to tithe."
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    • "I can't afford to tithe."
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    • That's their testimony.
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    • That's their testimony.
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    • I can't afford to tithe.
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    • I can't afford to tithe.
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    • And again, not mean, not rebellious people, just,
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    • And again, not mean, not rebellious people, just,
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    • "I can't afford to tithe."
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    • "I can't afford to tithe."
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    • Listen to me, you will never be able to afford to tithe
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    • Listen to me, you will never be able to afford to tithe
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    • until you tithe.
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    • until you tithe.
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    • Because tithing is what breaks the curse
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    • Because tithing is what breaks the curse
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    • and rebukes the devourer.
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    • and rebukes the devourer.
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    • As soon as you start to get ahead, something else
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    • As soon as you start to get ahead, something else
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    • Think about this, Jesus said, "I'm going away for a while."
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    • "I'm going away, but I'm coming back.
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    • But, while I'm gone, I want you to take care of My wife.
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    • But, while I'm gone, I want you to take care of My wife.
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    • Tithing might be more personal to Jesus than what you thought
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    • It's a test.
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    • Every time we get paid, we take a test.
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    • And that test is, whom are we going to honor
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    • And we want to honor God.
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    • And I want to encourage you, tithe to your local church.
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    • And I want to encourage you, tithe to your local church.
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    • Put God first in every area of your life,
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    • Put God first in every area of your life,
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    • including your finances.
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    • I want to also encourage you, that if you'd like to get
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    • this entire series, because there's a lot more
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    • this entire series, because there's a lot more
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    • that I covered when I shared this with this the church
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    • that I covered when I shared this with this the church
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    • that I can't cover each week on the television program,
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    • or even every day as we go on television in many places,
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    • or even every day as we go on television in many places,
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    • so, I want to encourage you, get the series,
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    • so, I want to encourage you, get the series,
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    • get the book, let God speak to you,
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    • get the book, let God speak to you,
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    • and be the generous person that God created you to be.
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    • and be the generous person that God created you to be.
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    • See you next time.
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    • ANNOUNCER: It's our desire for you to live a blessed life.
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    • But all too often greed and materialism
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    • in Christ.
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    • And it's because, once you apply these godly principles
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    • And it's because, once you apply these godly principles
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    • as Pastor Robert has outlined in this series,
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    • you will begin to see change in every area of your life,
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    • For me, it was kind of, a stay away from that
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    • and let's talk about other things and let's get
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    • the Holy Spirit was saying, "This is something that
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    • I really I want for you.
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    • I really I want for you.
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    • I want for you to do.
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    • I want for you to do.
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    • You need to do it."
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    • And we talked about it a lot.
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    • And we talked about it a lot.
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    • Prayed about it.
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    • We were not in the same places probably the same time,
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    • We were not in the same places probably the same time,
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    • I think regarding it, and stuff.
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    • I think regarding it, and stuff.
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    • But, you know, we just prayed, and I was like, OK,
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    • But, you know, we just prayed, and I was like, OK,
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    • if this is something you want us to do, Lord,
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    • if this is something you want us to do, Lord,
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    • then we're going to need your help to kind of --
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    • then we're going to need your help to kind of --
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    • to move us and to help bring this about.
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    • to move us and to help bring this about.
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    • I started to feel a great sense of peace for work,
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    • I started to feel a great sense of peace for work,
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    • or for our personal life, for our family.
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    • or for our personal life, for our family.
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    • I know that God's in control.
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    • I know that God's in control.
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    • And if I'm doing the right thing and being a good steward
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    • And if I'm doing the right thing and being a good steward
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    • of money or I'm being a good steward of my time
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    • of money or I'm being a good steward of my time
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    • or being a good steward in trying to help build
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    • or being a good steward in trying to help build
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    • His kingdom, He blesses me and pours into me with that
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    • His kingdom, He blesses me and pours into me with that
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    • sense of calm and peace and confidence.
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    • sense of calm and peace and confidence.
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    • I think the hardest part is starting.
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    • I think the hardest part is starting.
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    • The hardest part is the first step.
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    • The hardest part is the first step.
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    • And my challenge would be just do it.
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    • And my challenge would be just do it.
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    • Just do it.
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    • Just do it.
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    • Put God first in your life.
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    • Put God first in your life.
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    • It doesn't mean you're always perfect,
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    • It doesn't mean you're always perfect,
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    • but Him first in your life, especially in this area,
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    • but Him first in your life, especially in this area,
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    • and you'll be over blessed.
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    • and you'll be over blessed.
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    • My only regret is we didn't do it sooner.
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    • My only regret is we didn't do it sooner.
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    • Better late than never.
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    • Better late than never.
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    • Better late than never.
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    • Better late than never.
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    • ANNOUNCER: Living your best life isn't about having a dream home,
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    • ANNOUNCER: Living your best life isn't about having a dream home,
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    • wonderful kids, or the ideal job.
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    • wonderful kids, or the ideal job.
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    • It's about changes in your family, health,
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    • It's about changes in your family, health,
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    • 00:27:08.120 --> 00:27:10.270
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    • and relationships.
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    • and relationships.
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    • When God changes your heart, you'll discover
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    • When God changes your heart, you'll discover
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    • that there is so much more to life.
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    • that there is so much more to life.
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    • With humor, passion, and clarity,
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    • With humor, passion, and clarity,
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    • Pastor Robert presents,
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    • Pastor Robert presents,
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    • "The Secrets of Living Your Best Life."
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    • "The Secrets of Living Your Best Life."
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