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Completing The Course

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December 29, 2019
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Pastor Allen Jackson's mission is to help people become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ.;

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  • of the journey.
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  • uh-huh, but that verse is nuts.
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  • of many kinds.
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  • Right?
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  • not intuitive.
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  • because.
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  • I'd like to know that because.
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  • develops perseverance.
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  • without perseverance.
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  • Bible.
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  • endured enough sermons.
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  • a check.
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  • You mean I have to persevere?
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  • Apparently.
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  • somebody to persevere for you.
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  • to persevere.
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  • hasn't you.
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  • I didn't ask to do this.
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  • I was happy being immature.
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  • Yeah, me too.
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  • It's an expression of love.
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  • you cry, somebody feeds you.
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  • and somebody changes you.
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  • developmental processes.
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  • Look at Romans chapter 2.
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  • to what he's done.
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  • The first one is in verse 7.
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  • you'll find eternal life.
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  • wrath and anger.
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  • God's a judge of all the earth.
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  • We have two choices.
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  • One choice is eternal life.
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  • in doing good.
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  • and his wrath.
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  • persistence.
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  • You have to persist.
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  • requires persistence.
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  • God is not unjust.
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  • That's the Bible.
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  • God is not unjust.
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  • It's impossible for him.
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  • in order to make your hope sure.
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  • I just don't want any extra.
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  • patience, I'm happy for you.
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  • But I don't want to enroll.
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  • God bless you.
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  • It's enough patience already.
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  • Faith and patience.
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  • Who knew?
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  • "In my time."
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  • about his sense of timing.
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  • don't like that.
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  • It's an unpleasant place.
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  • One is discouragement.
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  • to perform.
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  • to pick them up.
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  • Look in Joshua 1.
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  • job descriptions in the Bible.
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  • I mean, Moses didn't do badly.
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  • Moses parted the sea.
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  • or Stones River.
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  • face literally glowed.
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  • Anybody have that problem?
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  • face is keeping me awake.
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  • Tough, tough assignment.
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  • Be strong and courageous.
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  • or to be a good man.
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  • Be strong and courageous."
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  • systematic theology.
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  • "Haven't I commanded you?
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  • Be strong and courageous.
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  • Terror and discouragement.
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  • What am I gonna do?
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  • How am I going to do it?
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  • don't be terrified.
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  • Be strong, Joshua.
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  • Be courageous."
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  • issue.
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  • a failure.
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  • the announcement?
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  • Don't be afraid.
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  • What did he say to Joseph?
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  • "Hey, Joe, don't be afraid."
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  • with an admonition.
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  • Hey, don't be afraid.
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  • even.
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  • You're not a failure.
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  • You haven't missed the Lord.
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  • He cares for you.
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  • mocked, what's the deception?
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  • God is trustworthy.
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  • and receive from God.
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  • how you prepare for that?
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  • forget it before noon.
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  • Most of us have tried.
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  • seasons of harvest.
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  • our newest devotional.
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  • It's a 365-day devotional.
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  • The title is "Courageous Faith."
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  • sustain us any longer.
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  • every day of the year.
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  • Take advantage of it.
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  • "Courageous Faith."
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  • as you follow Christ.
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  • or visit allenjackson.com.
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  • for those obstacles.
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  • Look at Hebrews 12 and verse 11.
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  • but painful.
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  • to your life.
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  • at the time.
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  • something that is punitive.
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  • you're gonna get spanked.
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  • It's even Biblical, I know.
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  • No discipline is pleasant.
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  • and that's encouragement.
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  • with courage.
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  • and build each other up."
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  • We need to cultivate this.
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  • than we are judging.
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  • recognizing weaknesses.
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  • this is not automatic.
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  • I learned this one the hard way.
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  • It was a small ministry.
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  • leading small groups.
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  • in our groups.
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  • the people that came.
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  • began the group this way.
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  • in my assignment.
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  • in the game.
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  • Now, we need encouragement.
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  • confidence in the Lord.
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  • to God, right?
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  • It's important.
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  • [congregation applauding]
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  • for you.
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  • in the Lord.
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  • out to the Lord.
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  • how to be encouraged.
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  • It's this concept of training.
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  • all right?
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  • into strict training."
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  • It's 1 Corinthians 9.
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  • spiritual life.
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  • desperately you tried.
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  • for it.
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  • to just try.
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  • I want them to be trained.
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  • qualify them for Allen.
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  • away from me.
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  • Fair enough?
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  • You get the difference?
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  • for three or four days."
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  • to circumstances.
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  • get it right.
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  • That's why it's training.
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  • our newest devotional.
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  • It's a 365-day devotional.
  • 00:25:12.726 --> 00:25:14.895
  • The title is "Courageous Faith."
  • 00:25:14.929 --> 00:25:16.764
  • sustain us any longer.
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  • every day of the year.
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  • Take advantage of it.
  • 00:25:46.193 --> 00:25:47.828
  • "Courageous Faith."
  • 00:25:58.105 --> 00:25:59.773
  • as you follow Christ.
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  • To reserve your copy, call...
  • 00:26:20.694 --> 00:26:25.132
  • or visit allenjackson.com.
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  • to the next level.
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  • around the globe.
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  • you're traveling through.
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  • through social media.
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  • of this ministry.
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