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No Room for Distractions

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July 15, 2020
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You have to decide to remove distractions from your life. It’s a decision that will change your life.

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  • ♪♪♪
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  • ♪ The Potter's Touch ♪
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  • ♪ The Potter's Touch ♪
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  • Bishop T.D. Jakes: When Jesusstarted out his ministry, he
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  • allows distractions that he doesnot tolerate at the end.
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  • He allows distractions that hedoes not tolerate at the end.
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  • He goes to the marriage at Cana,and he goes there to attend a
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  • function, and his mother comesup to him, and says, "Lord,
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  • we're running out of wine," andhe says, "Woman, what am I to do
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  • with thee?
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  • My hour has not yet come."
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  • I'm not supposed to bedoing this.
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  • This is not on my schedule.
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  • This is not on my itinerary.
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  • But bring the water, bring thewater, I'll do it, I'll do it.
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  • I'll just do it.
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  • I'll do it.
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  • And so, the marriage at Cana,though I think it has biblical
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  • significance, and we'll talkabout that on another day, was
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  • really a distraction, becausehis hour had not yet come.
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  • This text starts out by sayingthat Jesus's hour has now come.
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  • Do you know when it's your hour?
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  • The point and stage where thingsbecome valuable to you and
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  • become important enough to youthat you cannot
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  • afford distractions.
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  • He says my hour has come, and infact, I want to just say, "And
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  • it came to pass, when the timewas come, that he should be
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  • received up.
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  • He steadfastly set his face."
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  • The time made him set his faceto go to Jerusalem.
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  • Don't look over that.
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  • The time made him set his faceto go to Jerusalem.
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  • Because of what time it was,he had to focus.
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  • There are some things that youcan receive in life without
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  • focusing, but the greaterblessing that God wants to
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  • release in your life cannot bedone casually, superficially,
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  • part time, with a spirit ofindifference.
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  • In order to really step into thefullness of your purpose, you
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  • have to set your face.
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  • I'm surrounded by people all thetime who have never set their
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  • face a day in their life.
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  • They have glanced at it, theyhave looked at it, they've taken
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  • pictures of it, they've doneselfies with it, but they've
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  • never really steppedinto their purpose.
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  • They got a littleglimpses of it.
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  • They've hit at it like that.
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  • They've slapped it a couple oftimes, but they have never
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  • experienced how powerful you arewhen you set your face.
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  • Wonder what would happenif you would focus.
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  • The Bible says Jesus has set hisface to go to Jerusalem.
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  • There's no ambiguity.
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  • There's no confusion about it.
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  • There's no more saying I'm goingto go hang out at the well and
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  • wait on this woman to come down,so we can talk to her.
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  • No more, no more, no more,no more of that.
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  • No more of that.
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  • No more of him disappearing inthe crowd and having to catch up
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  • with them by walking on thewater to meet them on the boat.
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  • No more of that.
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  • No more disappearing.
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  • No more goin' behindthe rocks to pray.
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  • No, he has set his face togo to Jerusalem.
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  • Until you set your face to go toyour purpose or destiny, goin'
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  • to church on Sunday morningwill be hard.
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  • It's inconvenient, you don'tfeel like it.
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  • I'm tired, I gotta--until youset your face, if somebody takes
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  • your parking space or I'm notpreaching that Sunday,
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  • you'll drive back home.
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  • Until you set your face to go toJerusalem, you will leave this
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  • church because somebody, yourex-boyfriend came here, and it
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  • just made you uncomfortable, andyou don't want to be around him,
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  • and he sat over there withsomebody else, and you can't
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  • take it anymore.
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  • But when you set your face
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  • to go to Jerusalem--he sent the team
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  • ahead of him to goscout out in areas.
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  • He's moving toward Jerusalem,and they went down to Samaria.
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  • And when they got down intoSamaria, the Samaritans would
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  • not make room for Jesus.
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  • And it's a mess, because Jesushad spent time at the well, made
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  • an investment in Samaria, causedhim to be converted in Samaria,
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  • supposed to be a growing,thriving group of believers
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  • in Samaria.
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  • But at the moment he neededSamaria, they had no room.
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  • Isn't it funny how people haveroom when they need you?
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  • Oh, I'm gonna mess withsomebody today.
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  • It's gonna be a rough onein here today.
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  • Fasten your seat belt.
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  • They had all kinda room whenthey're on the receiving end,
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  • but when it's your time toreceive something, they said,
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  • "Oh no, we don't."
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  • So, they said, "Send himsomewhere else."
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  • And James and John, of allpeople, I was shocked at James
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  • and John.
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  • 'Cause this really sounds morelike something Peter would do.
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  • 'Cause they said, "Lord, do youwant us to call fire down from
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  • heaven and burn 'em up likeElijah did?
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  • Let's kill all of 'em."
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  • Wait, wait a minute, waita minute, wait a minute.
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  • They just didn't let us spendthe night, we don't have to kill
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  • everybody just because theydidn't give you the response.
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  • Why is it that people wanna killyou just because you don't
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  • respond the way they wantyou to respond?
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  • Now, see, y'all don't hear whatI'm saying to you.
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  • It don't seem like to me thatthis required that kind
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  • of reaction.
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  • "You can't stay with me tonight"is different from dropping
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  • a bomb and killing my kids.
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  • Let's call fire down from heavenand kill everybody.
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  • And that's when my heartgot heavy.
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  • I wasn't so heavy because theSamaritans didn't receive him.
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  • My heart was heavy that the menwho were with him, James and
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  • John, who were close to him,they were in the right place,
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  • but they had the wrong spirit.
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  • Samaria had no room.
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  • They had no room for Jesus.
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  • Don't they understand that Jesusis used to people not heaven
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  • no room?
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  • He was born in a manger.
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  • He was wrapped inswaddling clothes.
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  • He started his life in a barn,because people had no room.
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  • Isn't it funny how life comesaround full circle, and
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  • everything old is new again?
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  • If you live long enough, you'llnotice that Satan cannot create,
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  • he can only imitate.
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  • So, he's got to bring the samestuff back over, and over again,
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  • and Jesus is saying, "Hey, thisdidn't stop my mama, and it's
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  • not gonna stop me.
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  • I'm not gonna be bothered justbecause you don't have room."
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  • Whenever somebody shuts a door,it's always a sign that God's
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  • about to open a door.
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  • Y'all don't hear whatI'm saying.
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  • I'm about to start preachingin here this morning.
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  • The Lord told me to tell youthere is another village.
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  • I don't know who that's for, butthere is another village.
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  • Just because they don't open upfor you in Samaria, there is
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  • another village.
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  • God has a place thatis prepared for you.
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  • And if they said no,they're not it.
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  • There is another village.
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  • I gotta findanother village.
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  • I gotta find another village.
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  • I gotta findanother village.
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  • Notice, they don't give the nameof the village.
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  • They don't give the name of theother village.
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  • You gotta seek it.
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  • Because what's a village for memight not be a village for you.
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  • So, I can't tell you exactlywhere it is, but there is
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  • another village, somewherebeyond Samaria.
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  • Somewhere beyond youranger about Samaria
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  • is another village.
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  • If you call fire down fromheaven on Samaria, it's a sign
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  • you don't believe that thereis another village.
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  • Your anger is a manifestation ofunbelief that you don't believe
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  • anything better is coming.
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  • And the reason you're upsetabout your old boyfriend is that
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  • you don't believe yournew one is coming.
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  • And so, you got a right to bemad, that's why you want
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  • to call down fire.
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  • Anytime people wanna call downfire, they have lost hope.
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  • But as long as you got hope, youdon't have time to spend your
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  • energy calling down fire.
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  • Because my life is not over yet.
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  • There is another village.
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  • My God, I feel the presence ofthe Holy Ghost coming
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  • in this place.
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  • female announcer: What isGPS partnership?
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  • male: Coming into agreementwith God's Word.
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  • female: Reaching out to peoplein need.
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  • male: Showing them thatGod cares.
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  • female: Personal commitment andkeeping my word.
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  • male: Being a part of somethingbigger than me.
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  • male: My GPS partnership meansthat when Bishop Jakes
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  • ministers...
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  • female: Anywhere in the world...
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  • group: I'm there, too.
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  • I'm there, too.
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  • Bishop Jakes: I have a uniquecompassion to reach all people,
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  • of all races, and all colors,and all kinds with the love
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  • of Jesus Christ.
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  • But without your partnership,my vision dies in my heart.
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  • It is when I touch you that itis birthed around the world.
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  • announcer: When GPS partnersmake the decision to bless
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  • others, heal the hurting, andhelp save the lost, they open
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  • themselves up to God, and heblesses them in ways they never
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  • could have imagined.
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  • partnership level today.
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  • GPS, we are changinglives together.
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  • ♪♪♪
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  • Bishop Jakes: So, since Samariadidn't distract him, and calling
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  • fire down from heaven didn'tdistract him, so here comes
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  • a guy that says, "I want tofollow you wherever and soever
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  • thou goest."
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  • I'm with you.
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  • I'm down for you.
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  • I'm going all the way with you.
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  • And Jesus turns, and looks athim, and it says, "Foxes have
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  • holes, and the birds of the airhave nests, but the Son of Man
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  • has no place to lay his head."
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  • In other words, following meain't easy.
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  • If you follow me, you gotto pick up a cross.
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  • Can you drink from the cup thatI drink from?
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  • I have a baptism to bebaptized with.
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  • Can you be baptized with thebaptism I'm baptized with?
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  • "Foxes have holes."
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  • In other words, watch this,"Foxes have holes, birds of the
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  • air hath nests, the Son of Manhas no place to lay his head."
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  • Jesus is now teaching us that wewere never meant to fit
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  • in this world.
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  • And the phrase that the Lordgave me when I was studying this
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  • to share with you was,"casual Christians."
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  • Casual Christians want a littlebit of Jesus in their life.
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  • Don't change my life, just ridewith me in case we run
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  • into trouble.
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  • No, you can't have my life, Ijust come visit you on Sunday.
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  • I'm not willing to really committo this thing, but I'll
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  • date you.
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  • I'll hang out with you, Jesus.
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  • I'll give you a little praisesometimes, but really becoming
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  • the substratum of my existence,the opiate of my affection, the
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  • center of my joy, I reallyhadn't considered that.
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  • I had just decided that I wouldcome to church.
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  • And so, you keep tryin' to findwhere you fit in the world.
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  • And Jesus says I made holes forfoxes, I made nests for birds,
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  • but your home is notof this world.
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  • But the Jesus who ran away theman who asked to follow him,
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  • then turns around and asksanother guy to follow him.
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  • He asked him to follow him.
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  • You just ran that other guy off.
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  • "I knew he wasn't about nothin,'I ran him off.
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  • He saw me as a position,not a person."
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  • You know what the biggest thingI lost as I grew in ministry?
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  • It's personhood, most people seeme as an opportunity.
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  • When people see you as anopportunity, they cease to talk
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  • to you like you're a person.
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  • Do you understand?
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  • You understand, yeah,everybody got an angle.
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  • And what the guy was lookingfor was a position.
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  • Jesus said, "Foxes have holes,and the birds of the air have
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  • nests, and the Son of Man hasno place to lay his head."
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  • In other words, so don't cometo me for a position.
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  • [laughing]
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  • You understand it, don't you?
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  • Now, Jesus turns to another man,and says, "Follow me," and this
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  • man says, "I gotta go burymy father."
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  • And that seems to me to be agood excuse, a really good
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  • excuse, you know?
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  • But Jesus didn't have timefor excuses.
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  • His hour had come.
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  • He needed somebody that wouldrespond without excuse.
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  • Listen, now, we know Jesus isnot cold, 'cause he cried at the
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  • tomb of Lazarus.
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  • He stopped the widow of Nain,and laid hands on her casket,
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  • and raised her sonfrom the dead.
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  • This is the same Jesus.
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  • The same Jesus that went intoJairus's daughter and raised her
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  • up from the dead.
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  • This is the same Jesus thatlooks at him, because it's
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  • late now.
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  • "Let the dead bury the dead."
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  • See how his attitudehas changed?
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  • He used to would have goneand woke his father up,
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  • but it's late now.
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  • Touch your neighbor and say,"It's late now."
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  • Don't expect me to do whatI used to do,
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  • 'cause it's late now.
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  • Don't expect me to go throughwhat I used to go through,
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  • 'cause it's late now.
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  • Let the dead bury the dead.
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  • If you wanna follow me, you'regonna have to make me
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  • a priority.
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  • You can't be a casual Christian.
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  • Everybody I've ever knownwhoever excelled at anything,
  • 00:19:10.666 --> 00:19:19.007
  • whoever broke loose, andexcelled, and became excellent
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  • at anything, they always giveyou trophies, and put you in the
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  • hall of fame, and recognize youfor what you ran to, but it's
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  • not what ran to.
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  • Your strength is always in whatyou were runnin' from.
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  • When you have been throughcertain things in your
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  • yesterday, you can't afford toslack up like other people
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  • slack up.
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  • 'Cause when you get a shot, youtake full advantage of it.
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  • It is not just your ambition,and your drive, and your goals,
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  • it's knowing that you can'tafford to look back.
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  • Because if you look back, you'regonna go back, and you don't
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  • have nothing to go back to.
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  • Who am I talkin' to today?
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  • I came to tell you who came fromthe most hellish situation,
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  • it was a setup.
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  • If your life would have beenbetter, you'd have been lazy.
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  • Paul, who was the chief sinner,became the head apostle.
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  • Whenever you're going to build abuilding real high, you dig a
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  • foundation real deep.
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  • "It was good for me that I'vebeen afflicted."
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  • Now, here's the point.
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  • This is why Jesus says, "No man,having put his hand to the plow
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  • and looking back is fit," fit,is in good shape
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  • for the kingdom of God.
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  • When you put your hand to theplow, the reason you've gotta
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  • keep forward, keep movingforward, keep going forward,
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  • keep running forward, is becauseyou have nothing behind you
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  • but trauma.
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  • [congregation applauding]
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  • The hardest people to makesuccessful is not poor folk's
  • 00:21:57.366 --> 00:22:02.771
  • kids, it's rich folk's kids.
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  • Because rich folk make themistake of giving their kids
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  • everything except what made yougreat, and that's a hard time.
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  • So, they have nothing to runfrom, that's why they back
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  • on your couch.
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  • Heads bowed, eyes closed,and listen at this.
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  • Little Johnny, every night he'dlay in the bed.
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  • In the middle of the night, hewould fall out in the flow,
  • 00:22:53.889 --> 00:22:58.693
  • start crying, and Mama wouldhave to get up and put him back
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  • in the bed.
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  • Next night, it wouldhappen again.
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  • By the third night, LittleJohnny said, "Mama,
  • 00:23:06.768 --> 00:23:08.870
  • I'm so frustrated.
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  • I don't understand why thiskeeps happening to me.
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  • Why do I keep falling outof the bed?"
  • 00:23:13.141 --> 00:23:17.012
  • Mama said, "Johnny, the reasonyou keep falling out of the bed
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  • is because you never gotall the way in."
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  • Squeeze that hand.
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  • Maybe the reason that you keepfalling out is because you've
  • 00:23:33.962 --> 00:23:39.634
  • never got all the way in.
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  • If you get all the way in, Godwill perform miracles
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  • in your life.
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  • If you get all the way in, Godwill complete his assignment
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  • in your life.
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  • If you get all the way in andstop visiting Jesus, and
  • 00:23:53.849 --> 00:23:58.620
  • flirting with Jesus, andweekending Jesus, and playing
  • 00:23:58.653 --> 00:24:02.891
  • games with Jesus, for where youare in life now, there is
  • 00:24:02.924 --> 00:24:12.901
  • no room for distractions.
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  • Father, those that valueyou follow you.
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  • Those that value you serve you.
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  • Those that value you seekyour faith.
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  • Not perfectly, we are flawed.
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  • Not without the need to repent,we are human.
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  • But no matter how many times weget knocked down, we keep
  • 00:24:44.199 --> 00:24:46.735
  • getting back up again,because we need you.
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  • We can't make it without you.
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  • Bishop Jakes: You've gotten soused to business as usual, that
  • 00:24:59.347 --> 00:25:01.917
  • you say stuff, but you reallydon't expect them to change.
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  • announcer: God is getting readyto make some changes
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  • in your life.
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  • With a gift of any amount, youwill receive the "Victory is
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  • Yours" three-CD bundle.
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  • It's time to seize your victory.
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  • Bishop Jakes: Get ready for it.
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  • Get ready for it.Get ready for it.
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  • Get ready for it.
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  • God is about to shatteryour normal.
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  • Bishop Jakes: God brought youto the faith to change
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  • your perspective.
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  • Do you think God doesn't knowwhat happened to you?
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  • Do you think God does notrealize the injustices, or
  • 00:25:45.260 --> 00:25:49.864
  • the pain, and the traumayou've been through?
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  • announcer: Call orgo online today.
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  • Victory is just aroundthe corner.
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  • ♪♪♪
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  • Bishop Jakes: No more room, noroom, no room for distraction.
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  • No room, no room.
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  • No room, no room fordistraction.
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  • Ushers, open up the doors.
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  • Open up the doors.
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  • I drive every distraction outof this place.
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  • ♪♪♪
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  • Get out.
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  • Get out of my house.
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  • Get out of my joy.
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  • Get out of my peace.
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  • Get out of my children.
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  • Get out of my body.
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  • There is no room.
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  • announcer: Feel free to reachout to us on social media and
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  • share your story of how God isimpacting your life.
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  • We look forward to seeingyou next time on
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  • "The Potter's Touch."
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  • ♪ The Potter's Touch ♪
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  • ♪ The Potter's Touch ♪♪
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  • ♪♪♪
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