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Flip The Script Part 6

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January 10, 2021
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Pastor Ron brings a powerful, biblical message of God’s redeeming love and liberating power that is effectively transforming people.

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Flip The Script Part 6

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  • - We're here in a new year.
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  • I believe God's got new stuff.
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  • You say yeah, but I'm stilldragging some old stuff.
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  • Well, I've been preachingon Flip the Script.
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  • We believe God canturn a thing around.
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  • So hang around thenext few minutes,
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  • we're going to jumpinto the word of God
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  • to see how He can turnit around for you.
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  • I'll see you in a second.
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  • (upbeat music)
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  • RCTV 315Message: 11-8-20Airs:1-10-21
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  • This is a verychallenging scripture.
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  • Roll with me here just a moment.
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  • We today,
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  • want this God that is...
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  • Is just all nice.
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  • And I think we preacherswho are in charge
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  • of the concepts ofGod that we bring
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  • to the people areresponsible for the fact
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  • that we have not give you thewhole picture of your God.
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  • God is not a God whosays, just go out there
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  • and do whatever you wanna do
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  • and Sunday will grace itover and it'll be all right,
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  • and your life will be blessed.
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  • That is not true.
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  • God has grace foreverything in your life,
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  • but you can live under theconsequences of your decision
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  • even though you're saved
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  • and be miserable hereand go to heaven one day.
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  • I don't want to go to heavenone day and be miserable here.
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  • So whenever God gives meparameters, and dos and don'ts,
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  • he's trying to help mewalk the blessed life.
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  • He said, broad is the waythat leads to destruction,
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  • narrow is the gate.
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  • So I've got to walk narrowly
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  • through these gates thatlead me into a blessed life.
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  • If I just go out there
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  • and live recklesslylike everybody else,
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  • can not be saved?
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  • Yes, but I have to live
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  • in the consequencesof my reckless living.
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  • I wanna know the narrow way.
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  • God, show me your way,I want the blessed life.
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  • So this God that holdsus into accountability
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  • and demands productivityand fruitfulness,
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  • nobody preaches about him.
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  • So this may be an eyeopener for some of you.
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  • And Jesus spoke again,Luke 13 in verse six,
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • Luke 13, verse six,
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  • Jesus, now thisis Jesus talking.
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  • A certain man had a fig treeplanted in his vineyard.
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  • He came seeking fruiton it and found none.
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  • Then he said to thekeeper of the vineyard,
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  • look for three years, Ihave come seeking fruit
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  • on this tree and find none.
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  • Here again,
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  • He said, cut it down.
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  • Cut it down.
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  • I'm tired of coming here,
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  • expecting fruit,
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  • never finding any.
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  • This tree is not agiver, it's a taker.
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  • Cut it down.
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  • It's using up resourcesand produces nothing.
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  • (Ron chuckles)
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  • We don't like God,the businessman,
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  • we just like God, the savior.
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  • But now we wanna go into God
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  • who holds us into accountability
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  • with what we do with our lives.
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  • Cut it down.
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  • Then he said to thekeeper of the vineyard,
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  • excuse me, he said, cut it down,
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  • why does it use up the ground?
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  • It uses.
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  • It's a user.
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  • It's not a giver.
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  • It uses.
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  • It takes.
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  • Why does it use up the ground?
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  • But he answered and said, sir,
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • let it alone this year also
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  • until I dig aroundit and fertilize it.
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  • If it bears fruit, well,
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  • but if not, after thatyou can cut it down.
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  • Let it alone one more year
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  • until I can dig aroundit and fertilize it.
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  • If it bears fruit, well,
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  • but if not,
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  • cut it down.
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  • Lord bless the reading ofyour word in Jesus name.
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  • Amen and amen.
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  • (Ron clears throat)
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  • Multiplication wasbuilt into your DNA.
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  • You are built to multiply.
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  • The first mandate givenby God to man was this,
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  • be fruitful,
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  • and multiply.
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  • People that are unproductive
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  • and they know that theirlife serves no purpose.
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  • Stay with me, I'm goingto preach in a minute.
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  • And people that are takers
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  • and not giving and they uselife, but they never give life.
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  • Those are the mostmiserable people
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  • on the face of the planet.
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  • And they live with aninternal frustration,
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  • and even sometime a deepseated anger every day
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  • that their lifeserves no purpose.
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  • (Ron clear throat)
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  • Your purpose is to glorify God
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  • by bearing much fruitfor him on his behalf.
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  • Whatever you have touse, God gave it to you.
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  • If you're good withnumbers, God gave you that.
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  • If you're creative,God gave you that.
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  • If you're savvy tech,God gave you that.
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  • If you have great athleticability, God gave you that.
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  • Everything youhave, God gave you,
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  • and you are builtwith a silent DNA code
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  • on the inside of you foryou to put back to use
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  • and it multiply and beproductive and bear fruit.
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  • And so anybody underthe sound of my voice
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  • that feels like you're underan unproductive season.
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  • Let me tell you something.
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  • As I read the Bible, thatbarrenness is not of God.
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  • Because God said, letthe barren woman sing
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  • for greater shall thechildren of the barren woman
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  • than the woman whocould bear a child.
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  • In other words, God says, I'lleven touch the barren places
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  • and I'll even touchthe barren people.
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  • I don't intend anythingto be unproductive.
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  • Once you get to knowGod, there is something
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  • about your life thatought to multiply.
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  • There ought to be yourwitness ought to multiply.
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  • You ought to be leadingothers to Jesus.
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  • Your life ought to kickstart
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  • and begin to goto another level.
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  • Favor ought to multiply.
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  • Your blessings oughtto multiply to you.
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  • Open doors oughtto multiply to you.
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  • Because it is writtenon the inside of you,
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  • the original mandate of Godbe fruitful and multiply.
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  • I submit to you thatmandate has never changed.
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  • The same mandate for your life,
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  • is the same one Hetold Adam and Eve,
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  • be fruitful and multiply.
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  • I need you to look at somebody,
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  • if anybody is in thehouse, or the office,
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  • or garage, or car withyou watching this.
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  • Just look at him and say,
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  • he's talking straightto you and me today.
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  • Come on, he's talkingstraight to you and me today.
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  • Jesus said, I am the vine,
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  • my father...
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  • He says my father is the vine,
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  • he said, you are the branches,
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  • and he said, my fatheris the vine dresser.
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  • In other words, hesays every branch
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  • that does not bear fruit inme, my father cuts it off.
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  • He said, and what doesbear fruit, he prunes
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  • that it may bear more fruit.
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  • My God, I couldpreach this thing,
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  • I could run aroundthis building.
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  • So Jesus is even saying
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  • that his father wantshim to be productive.
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  • And sometime we'vegot pit things
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  • in our life that bear no fruit.
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  • God can cut those things.
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  • You have relationships thatare totally unfruitful.
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  • You have habitsthat are unfruitful.
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  • You have spending habitsthat are unfruitful.
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  • You have environments, placesyou go, things you enjoy
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  • that are non-productiveand unfruitful.
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  • And the Bible says
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  • that God will come andcut those things off.
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  • So some of you that may haveseen God cut something lately,
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  • it may be because it was totallyunproductive in your life.
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  • They always goover to the places
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  • where you areseeing some success.
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  • God will come andprune that stuff back.
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  • Why?
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  • Because I used towork on a farm.
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  • When you prune back the branches
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  • you create the potentialfor even more fruit.
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  • So if God is cuttingsome things back
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  • and you feel some strainand some difficulty,
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  • and you feel God hitting somesharp edges in your life,
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  • it's because God is trying
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  • to enhance thepotential of your life.
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  • So it doesn't matter ifyou're not bearing fruit,
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  • if you do, God is gonnacome to cut something.
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  • Why?
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  • Because he is bentand he is intent
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  • on your productivityand your fruitfulness.
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  • I call to life barrenlives right now.
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  • I call to life barren wombs.
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  • I call to lifeunproductive lives.
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  • I call into fruitfulnessand productivity,
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  • people who feel purposelessand meaningless.
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  • And I just pray that thefire of God would come inside
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  • of your belly andcause you to rise up
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  • and say no more willI let another day pass
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  • where my life has no meaningand I do not touch anybody.
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  • I'm calling on you to leaveyour print on something.
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  • Leave your print on somebody.
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  • The devil is a liar thatI'm gonna live my whole life
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  • and make no difference.
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  • Somebody shout amen with me.
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  • Hallelujah.
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  • Hallelujah.
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  • Thank you, Lord.
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  • Thank you, Lord.
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  • Thank you, Lord.
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  • Let me keep going here.
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  • I'm preaching my time away
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  • and I haven't even reallygotten to the good stuff yet.
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  • Now,
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  • verse six.
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  • Verse six.
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  • He said he had a fig treeplanted in his vineyard.
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  • He came seeking fruiton it and found none.
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  • He came seeking fruiton it and found none.
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  • (Ron clears throat)
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  • So God is calling what he hasplanted into accountability.
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  • (Ron shushes)
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  • He says, I've comehere for three years.
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  • I have given this tree everything it needs to succeed.
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  • I have put it in a groundthat has resources.
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  • Look, all the other trees
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  • in the same groundare bearing fruit.
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  • I could go get another treeand put it in the same place
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  • and it would do morethan this one is doing.
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  • This is the businessmanapproach of God,
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  • weighing his investment,weighing his resources,
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  • weighing his time.
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  • Say, what does this have to do
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  • with flipping thescript and recovery.
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  • It's got everythingto do with recovery.
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  • Because when you recover,you feel like you're coming
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  • from a place ofnon-productivity.
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  • You're coming from aplace where it feels like
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  • what fruit you did bearhas been stripped from you.
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  • But what was supposedto be a small event,
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  • a lot of times we canturn it into a lifestyle.
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  • And when years go byand we let something
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  • that happened thenparalyze us in our future.
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  • There comes a day where Godwill say, wait a minute.
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  • I know you've had problems.
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  • I know we've had storms.
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  • I know it's rained.
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  • I know the winds blown.
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  • Every other one of thesetrees have had to deal
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  • with the wind andthe storms too,
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  • but you're not doing anything.
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  • And I've given you...
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  • I have given you the environment
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  • for you to be fruitful.
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  • Yet you do not produce fruit.
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  • Let's look at it.
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  • Let's keep reading.
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  • - Oh, I hope that you'reenjoying this message.
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  • I love, I love, I love hearing
  • 00:11:38.583 --> 00:11:41.285
  • about how God canchange a thing.
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  • You know what?
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  • I want to talk toyou just a moment.
  • 00:11:44.655 --> 00:11:45.857
  • Don't run off, stayright here with me
  • 00:11:45.890 --> 00:11:47.391
  • because we will get back tothe word and just a moment.
  • 00:11:47.425 --> 00:11:49.227
  • But I want to take this time
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  • as we're enteringall this new year
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  • and this new possibility
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  • and especially a lotof people really ready
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  • to get 2020 over with.
  • 00:11:56.534 --> 00:11:58.336
  • I believe that God gives me theability to create tomorrows.
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  • He calls my words, seeds.
  • 00:12:02.573 --> 00:12:04.942
  • He calls my decisions, seeds.
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  • And he even callsmy giving, seeds.
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  • In other words,
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  • they are things where Imay empty out my today
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  • to fill up my tomorrow.
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  • I wanna thank all ofyou who have supported.
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  • We're here because of you.
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  • We're here because you care.
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  • We're here because it feeds you.
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  • We're here because itmeans something to you.
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  • We're here because you placedvalue on us and what we do.
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  • And I wanna say,thank you for that.
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  • Whether you've been given a week
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  • or whether you'vebeen given 20 years,
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  • I'm so thankful for that.
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  • And for those of youwho may be watching
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  • and receiving from this,and maybe you haven't given
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  • but you know what you said,you know what, this affects me.
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  • This alters my lifein a positive way.
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  • I wanna invite you.
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  • I want to invite you to sow,
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  • I wanna invite you to give.
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  • Notice we didn'tshow any commercials.
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  • We didn't show any ads.
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  • We didn't sell any products.
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  • Why?
  • 00:12:52.957 --> 00:12:53.858
  • Because we are viewer supported.
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  • And we want to be ableto do what we're doing,
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  • not just here, butto the whole world.
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  • Would you help us do it?
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  • So whether it's a one-time gift
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  • or whether you'd liketo be a monthly giver,
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  • a monthly partner, we callit covenant partnership.
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  • We would love to have youas a part of the family.
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  • And this is our gift to you
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  • for your very firstgift of any size
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  • where we just wannasay, thank you.
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  • Thank you for being a part.
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  • Thank you for caring.
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  • It is our desire to take thismessage to the entire earth
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  • and you're helping us do that.
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  • You sit there and saymy little bit matters?
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  • All your bit matters.
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  • Whether it's big or small, itall matters and God sees it.
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  • And I thank you for it.
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  • Now I want us to getback to this message
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  • and let's end strong.
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  • Flip the Script.
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  • He says, cut it down.
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  • Now, I like to believe thatthis right here is grace
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  • and mercy having aconversation, okay?
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  • Listen to this next verse.
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  • But he answered and said to him,
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  • sir, let it alone this year
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  • until I can dig aroundit and fertilize it.
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  • Leave it alone one more year
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  • and let me dig aroundit and fertilize it.
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • Help me Lord.
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  • Question.
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  • What are you doingwith what you have?
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  • God never asks you forwhat you don't want have.
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  • And some of us are so focused
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  • and spend so muchtime complaining aboutwhat we don't have,
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  • we never use what we do have.
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • Jesus looked at the 5.000who needed to be fed,
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  • and he said, what do you have?
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  • They said, well, we've gotfive loaves and two fishes,
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  • a little boy's lunch right here.
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  • All right, give it to me.
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  • He didn't ask them forwhat they didn't have,
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  • what do you have?
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  • The prophet went tothe widow's woman
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  • whose sons wereabout to be taken
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  • because she owed adebt she couldn't pay.
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  • And the prophet asked the woman,
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  • what do you have in your house?
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  • He didn't say whatyou don't have.
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  • Quit complaining aboutwhat you don't have.
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  • What do you have?
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  • Because you're notdoing anything with it.
  • 00:15:24.542 --> 00:15:27.111
  • (Ron coughs)
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  • So the prophet of Godsaid, bring what you have
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  • and let's start usingit and investing it
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  • and seeing how Godcan multiply it.
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  • Let's put the fiveloaves and the two fish
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  • and let's offer it to Godand watch God multiply it.
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  • How long are we going tosit, and mourn, and cry
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  • over what we do not have,
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  • and the chanceswe were not given,
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  • and the house weren't raised in
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  • and nobody paid forme to go to school?
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  • And I...
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  • We can sit backand cry about that
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  • but while you're cryingabout what you didn't get,
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  • you're not focusingon what you did get.
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  • While you're crying aboutwhat you don't have,
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  • you're not usingwhat you do have.
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  • And God is looking at you
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  • as the tree plantedin the vineyard.
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  • He said, you've got to getyour mind off yesterday
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  • and realize you'resurrounded by people.
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  • You're surrounded by resources.
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  • And I have givenyou things necessary
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  • for you to be fruitful.
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  • What are you doingwith what you have?
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  • David, all you gotis a rag and a rock.
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  • Then let's take a rag and arock and let's kill a giant.
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  • Moses, what do youhave in your hand?
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  • I got a stick.
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  • Throw it down, itbecomes the rod of God.
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  • The only thing Godwants is what you have
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  • because he has the abilityto do phenomenal things
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  • with what he has alreadygiven you in your tool belt.
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  • Somebody give God fiveseconds of praise.
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  • I need somebody to run allover this building with me
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  • because I'm by myself
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  • and I just want to praisethe name of the Lord.
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  • God, I thank you,
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  • not for what I don't have,
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  • I thank you for what I do have.
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  • And I'm grateful and Igive it to you today.
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  • I dare you to pray thatprayer in Jesus name.
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  • Hallelujah.
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  • (bright music)
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  • Oh, Terrence, you got toquit, you got to quit.
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • Now.
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  • Grace is God giving youwhat you don't deserve.
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  • So grace is saying,I put this tree here,
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  • gave it all these resourcesand it doesn't do anything.
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  • Now mercy comes and talks.
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  • Mercy is when God don't letyou get what you do deserve.
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  • So mercy says, ho, ho, ho,
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  • don't cut it down yet,give it one more year.
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  • One more year.
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  • Now I want you tolisten to the remedy.
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  • Listen to the remedy.
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  • Give me one more year,
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  • let me dig around it
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • and fertilize it.
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  • (Ron clears throat)
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  • If it bears fruit, well.
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  • If I put this extra work
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  • and you give me a littlemore mercy and wait,
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  • in a year from now, it'sstill not producing fruit,
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  • cut it down.
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  • Aren't you glad for thevoice of mercy that stands
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  • before God and says,give Ron another chance.
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  • Aren't you glad for the voice
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  • of mercy that says giveyou another chance,
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  • and give you another year,and give you another run,
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  • and give you another turn, andgive you another opportunity.
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  • I'm so grateful for themercy of God and the mercy...
  • 00:18:31.428 --> 00:18:34.498
  • The voice of mercy spokeon behalf of this tree
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  • and said, don't giveit what it deserves.
  • 00:18:37.868 --> 00:18:40.771
  • It deserves to be cutdown, but don't do it.
  • 00:18:40.804 --> 00:18:44.008
  • So he says, letme dig around it.
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  • Let's say this is the tree.
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  • Dig around it.
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  • Digging basically means
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  • what we used to callon the farm, the disc.
  • 00:18:57.154 --> 00:19:00.958
  • The disc is the thingwith all the rotors on it
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  • and it takes the bigtractors to pull it.
  • 00:19:03.294 --> 00:19:05.663
  • And you see that bluediesel smoke come
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  • out that smoke stack,
  • 00:19:07.698 --> 00:19:09.200
  • because what you're doing isyou're taking the hard earth
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  • and turn it over
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  • and bring in the richnutritious soil to the surface.
  • 00:19:13.103 --> 00:19:15.839
  • And it's a hardpull on that tractor
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  • so you can see theengine working hard.
  • 00:19:18.008 --> 00:19:20.578
  • Basically, it's thesame thing you would do
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  • with a shovel or with a hoe.
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  • You would take it and you'returning over the soil.
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  • So this tree is set.
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  • This tree's planted.
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  • This tree has a flow to it.
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  • This tree has gottenused to its environment
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  • and this tree hasgotten comfortable.
  • 00:19:41.432 --> 00:19:43.467
  • And the voice of mercysays, let me dig around it.
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  • The remedy
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  • for the lack ofproductivity and barrenness
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  • is to create instability.
  • 00:19:56.547 --> 00:19:58.716
  • This tree has gotten too stable.
  • 00:20:02.686 --> 00:20:05.289
  • This tree, hallelujah,I feel the Holy Ghost.
  • 00:20:06.624 --> 00:20:09.293
  • This tree has gottentoo comfortable.
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  • This tree has settled in.
  • 00:20:12.763 --> 00:20:14.732
  • When you settle in, justwait for God to come
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  • and start turningover the ground
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  • in your life anddigging around it.
  • 00:20:22.473 --> 00:20:24.241
  • What it did is it createdinstability in the ground.
  • 00:20:24.275 --> 00:20:28.379
  • When the roots now arein unstable ground,
  • 00:20:28.412 --> 00:20:32.683
  • (Ron coughs)
  • 00:20:32.716 --> 00:20:34.151
  • the roots now have to growand find another level of soil
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  • that is filled with nutrition.
  • 00:20:39.156 --> 00:20:40.924
  • In other words, the soilthat the roots were in,
  • 00:20:40.958 --> 00:20:44.528
  • the roots have emptied thesoil of all of its nutrients.
  • 00:20:44.561 --> 00:20:47.931
  • So when you don't get anythingcoming up through the root,
  • 00:20:47.965 --> 00:20:50.768
  • you don't get anything onthe vine producing the fruit.
  • 00:20:50.801 --> 00:20:54.371
  • So in other words, God knewthis is not a fruit problem.
  • 00:20:54.405 --> 00:20:58.008
  • (Ron screams)
  • 00:20:58.042 --> 00:20:58.842
  • This is a root problem.
  • 00:20:58.876 --> 00:21:00.110
  • I've got to make theroots go somewhere
  • 00:21:00.144 --> 00:21:02.379
  • and hunt for different grounds
  • 00:21:02.413 --> 00:21:04.348
  • that are full and not empty.
  • 00:21:04.381 --> 00:21:06.216
  • And to do so, I've gotto create instability.
  • 00:21:06.250 --> 00:21:09.520
  • And when I create instability,
  • 00:21:09.553 --> 00:21:11.455
  • it makes the roots go to a place
  • 00:21:11.488 --> 00:21:13.357
  • that they've never gone before.
  • 00:21:13.390 --> 00:21:14.958
  • If COVID has notdone anything else,
  • 00:21:14.992 --> 00:21:18.062
  • it has dug around our livesand created instability.
  • 00:21:18.095 --> 00:21:22.266
  • Everything I knew tobe stable has changed.
  • 00:21:22.299 --> 00:21:25.135
  • Everything I knew to benormal has been shaken.
  • 00:21:25.169 --> 00:21:27.938
  • I've had to adaptand move and shift.
  • 00:21:27.971 --> 00:21:30.908
  • But at the same time,can I tell you something?
  • 00:21:30.941 --> 00:21:33.744
  • Never have I been in amore productive ministry.
  • 00:21:33.777 --> 00:21:36.780
  • Never have I seen God doit more through a church.
  • 00:21:36.814 --> 00:21:39.616
  • Never have I seen Godsaving this many people.
  • 00:21:39.650 --> 00:21:42.319
  • Never have this many peoplebeen worshiping with us
  • 00:21:42.353 --> 00:21:44.855
  • and listening to the word.
  • 00:21:44.888 --> 00:21:46.156
  • Never have we seenthis kind of impact
  • 00:21:46.190 --> 00:21:48.325
  • that we're having right now.
  • 00:21:48.359 --> 00:21:49.593
  • Never have I seensigns, wonders, miracles
  • 00:21:49.626 --> 00:21:51.962
  • in the favor of God.
  • 00:21:51.995 --> 00:21:53.230
  • So God came around,
  • 00:21:53.263 --> 00:21:55.099
  • and said, I'm going to createinstability around you,
  • 00:21:55.132 --> 00:21:58.268
  • Ron Carpenter, and createinstability around redemption,
  • 00:21:58.302 --> 00:22:01.638
  • and then all of a sudden,our roots go to a place
  • 00:22:01.672 --> 00:22:03.974
  • that's never been.
  • 00:22:04.007 --> 00:22:05.476
  • And we begun to bear fruitthat we've never borne.
  • 00:22:05.509 --> 00:22:08.412
  • Who am I talking to?
  • 00:22:08.445 --> 00:22:10.314
  • And you see everythingaround you being shaky,
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  • and your relationshipsare unstable.
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  • Your company is unstable.
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  • Your 401(k) is unstable.
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  • Everything, yourmoney is unstable,
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  • your checking account, your job.
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  • Everything is unstable.
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  • Maybe even yourhome is unstable.
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  • but God is making the rootsof your faith dig deeper
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  • than they've ever dug.
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  • Why?
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  • Because there's a place in Him
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  • where you're going to bear morefruit than you've ever borne.
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  • I need somebody togive God praise.
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  • I need you to lift your hands.
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  • I need you to clap.
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  • I need you to say Hallelujah.
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  • If you're in a placewhere you can't,
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  • you got to praisehim on the inside
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  • of your belly and your heart.
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  • I feel like I'm talkingto somebody in this place
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  • and this is going to help you.
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  • Shout.
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  • Hallelujah.
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  • (bright music)
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  • Put Philippians3:8 on the screen,
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  • Philippians 3:8.
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  • Philippians 3:8.
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  • Play something soft, ifyou would for me, Terrence,
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  • I got to land this plane.
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  • Philippians 3:8, throwit on the screen.
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  • Ye, doubtless, I countall things but loss
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  • for the excellencyof the knowledge
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  • of Christ Jesus, my Lord,
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  • for whom I have sufferedthe loss of all things
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  • and do count them but dung.
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  • And be found in Him nothaving my own righteousness,
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  • which is of the law butthrough faith in Christ,
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  • the righteousness whichis of God by faith.
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  • (soft music)
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  • Paul says, I count all thethings that I've gone through
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  • as dung.
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  • (soft music)
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  • Do you know what dung is?
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  • Dung is animal waste.
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  • Do you know whatanimal waste is?
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  • Fertilizer.
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  • Do you know what the remedy
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  • to lack of fruitfulness was?
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  • Dig around it and fertilize it.
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  • (soft music)
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  • I'm going to saythis, don't don't...
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  • This may be outside of thewalls of your vocabulary
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  • and you don't like apreacher talking like this.
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  • I'm just going tosay it like it is.
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  • The voice of mercy says I canfix this lack of fruitfulness.
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  • I'm going to create instabilityand throw crap on it.
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  • (Ron coughs)
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  • And you know what?
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  • If some of you wouldjust be willing to say it
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  • but you're too holy to say it.
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  • You feel like this last yearhas brought you in stability
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  • and somebody just threwcrap all over your life.
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  • (soft music)
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  • But Paul said everythingI've gone through,
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  • I count as fertilizer.
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  • (soft music)
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  • You don't understandthat the dung
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  • that's been thrown in your face.
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  • When you put fertilizerin the ground,
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  • it increases thepotential of the seed.
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  • If God has let crap, excusethe expression, hit your life,
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  • maybe you're not operatingat your potential.
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  • And He is trying toincrease the potential
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  • in which you function.
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  • How long are we gonnasit, and mourn, and cry
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  • over what we do not have andthe chances we were not given?
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  • We can sit backand cry about that,
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  • but while you're cryingabout what you didn't get,
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  • you're not focusingon what you did get.
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  • and your relationshipsare unstable.
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  • Your company is unstable.
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  • Your 401(k) is unstable.
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  • Everything, your money isunstable, your checking account.
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  • But God is making the rootsof your faith dig deeper
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  • than they've ever dug.
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  • Why?
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  • Because there's a place in Him
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  • where you're going to bear morefruit than you've ever borne.
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