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The Surge Is Coming

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May 25, 2020
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Joel and Victoria Osteen's message of unconditional love and unending hope reaches everyone across the world.

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  • - JOEL: WELL, GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • - JOEL: WELL, GOD BLESS YOU.IT'S A JOY TO COME INTO YOUR
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  • IT'S A JOY TO COME INTO YOURHOMES, AND IF YOU'RE EVER IN
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  • HOMES, AND IF YOU'RE EVER INOUR AREA, PLEASE STOP BY AND
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  • OUR AREA, PLEASE STOP BY ANDBE A PART OF ONE OF OUR
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  • BE A PART OF ONE OF OURSERVICES.
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  • SERVICES.I PROMISE YOU, WE'LL MAKE YOU
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  • I PROMISE YOU, WE'LL MAKE YOUFEEL RIGHT AT HOME.
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  • FEEL RIGHT AT HOME.BUT I LIKE TO START WITH
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  • BUT I LIKE TO START WITHSOMETHING FUNNY, AND I HEARD
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  • SOMETHING FUNNY, AND I HEARDABOUT THIS ELDERLY COUPLE
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  • ABOUT THIS ELDERLY COUPLETHAT HAD BEEN MARRIED FOR
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  • THAT HAD BEEN MARRIED FOROVER 60 YEARS, AND THEY WERE
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  • OVER 60 YEARS, AND THEY WEREAT A CHURCH FUNCTION, AND
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  • AT A CHURCH FUNCTION, ANDSOMEBODY ASKED THEM THE
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  • SOMEBODY ASKED THEM THESECRET OF THEIR SUCCESS.
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  • SECRET OF THEIR SUCCESS.THE MAN TOLD HOW HE ALWAYS
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  • THE MAN TOLD HOW HE ALWAYSTREATED HIS WIFE WITH
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  • TREATED HIS WIFE WITHRESPECT, AND HOW HE TOOK HER
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  • RESPECT, AND HOW HE TOOK HERON TRIPS AROUND THE WORLD.
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  • ON TRIPS AROUND THE WORLD.HE SAID, "IN FACT, FOR OUR
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  • HE SAID, "IN FACT, FOR OUR25TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY, I
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  • 25TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY, ITOOK HER TO BEIJING, CHINA."
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  • TOOK HER TO BEIJING, CHINA."EVERYBODY POLITELY APPLAUDS,
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  • EVERYBODY POLITELY APPLAUDS,AND THEN SOMEBODY ASKED,
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  • AND THEN SOMEBODY ASKED,"WHAT'D YOU DO FOR YOUR 50TH
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  • "WHAT'D YOU DO FOR YOUR 50THWEDDING ANNIVERSARY?"
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  • WEDDING ANNIVERSARY?"HE SAID, "I WENT BACK AND
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  • HE SAID, "I WENT BACK ANDPICKED HER UP."
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  • PICKED HER UP."SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT:
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  • SAY IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT:"THIS IS MY BIBLE.
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  • "THIS IS MY BIBLE.I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.
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  • I AM WHAT IT SAYS I AM.I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.
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  • I HAVE WHAT IT SAYS I HAVE.I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN
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  • I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CANDO.
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  • DO.TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THE
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  • TODAY I WILL BE TAUGHT THEWORD OF GOD.
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  • WORD OF GOD.I BOLDLY CONFESS MY MIND IS
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  • I BOLDLY CONFESS MY MIND ISALERT, MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE,
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  • ALERT, MY HEART IS RECEPTIVE,I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, IN
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  • I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, INJESUS' NAME."
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  • JESUS' NAME."GOD BLESS YOU.
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  • GOD BLESS YOU.I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAY
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  • I WANT TO TALK TO YOU TODAYABOUT "A SURGE IS COMING."
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  • ABOUT "A SURGE IS COMING."WATCHING THE NEWS REPORTS
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  • WATCHING THE NEWS REPORTSABOUT THE RECENT HURRICANES,
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  • ABOUT THE RECENT HURRICANES,EVEN MORE THAN THE HIGH
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  • EVEN MORE THAN THE HIGHWINDS, THE EXPERTS TALKED
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  • WINDS, THE EXPERTS TALKEDABOUT THE STORM SURGE.
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  • ABOUT THE STORM SURGE.THEY WERE VERY CONCERNED
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  • THEY WERE VERY CONCERNEDABOUT HOW THE WATER WAS GOING
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  • ABOUT HOW THE WATER WAS GOINGTO COME RUSHING OUT OF ITS
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  • TO COME RUSHING OUT OF ITSBANKS AND FLOOD AREAS THAT
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  • BANKS AND FLOOD AREAS THATWERE NORMALLY DRY, AND WHAT'S
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  • WERE NORMALLY DRY, AND WHAT'SINTERESTING IS BEFORE THE
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  • INTERESTING IS BEFORE THESTORM SURGE, THE WATER IS
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  • STORM SURGE, THE WATER ISPULLED BACK.
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  • PULLED BACK.IT DOESN'T JUST START FROM
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  • IT DOESN'T JUST START FROMWHERE IT WAS AND THEN GO
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  • WHERE IT WAS AND THEN GOFORWARD.
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  • FORWARD.THE WINDS AND THE PRESSURE
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  • THE WINDS AND THE PRESSUREFROM THE STORM CAUSES THE
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  • FROM THE STORM CAUSES THEWATER TO RECEDE FROM ITS
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  • WATER TO RECEDE FROM ITSBANKS.
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  • BANKS.THEY SHOWED A PICTURE IN
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  • THEY SHOWED A PICTURE INFLORIDA OF HUNDREDS OF YARDS
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  • FLORIDA OF HUNDREDS OF YARDSOF DRY GROUND WHERE THERE WAS
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  • OF DRY GROUND WHERE THERE WASNORMALLY OCEAN.
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  • NORMALLY OCEAN.IT LOOKED VERY STRANGE.
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  • IT LOOKED VERY STRANGE.YOU COULD SEE THE LIFEGUARD
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  • YOU COULD SEE THE LIFEGUARDSTANDS, THE DOCKS, BUT THE
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  • STANDS, THE DOCKS, BUT THEWATER WAS MISSING, AND YOU
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  • WATER WAS MISSING, AND YOUCOULD THINK, "THE EXPERTS
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  • COULD THINK, "THE EXPERTSMUST HAVE BEEN WRONG.
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  • MUST HAVE BEEN WRONG.THE WATER DIDN'T SURGE.
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  • THE WATER DIDN'T SURGE.IT DIDN'T INCREASE, IT
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  • IT DIDN'T INCREASE, ITDECREASED."
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  • DECREASED."BUT AT SOME POINT, JUST LIKE
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  • BUT AT SOME POINT, JUST LIKETHEY PREDICTED, THE WATER
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  • THEY PREDICTED, THE WATERCAME RUSHING BACK WITH
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  • CAME RUSHING BACK WITHINCREDIBLE FORCE, GOING WHERE
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  • INCREDIBLE FORCE, GOING WHEREIT HAD NEVER GONE, AND IN THE
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  • IT HAD NEVER GONE, AND IN THESAME WAY, GOD HAS A STORM
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  • SAME WAY, GOD HAS A STORMSURGE, BUT IT'S A GOOD THING.
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  • SURGE, BUT IT'S A GOOD THING.WHEN YOU GO THROUGH A STORM,
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  • WHEN YOU GO THROUGH A STORM,YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE BEING
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  • YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE BEINGPULLED BACK.
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  • PULLED BACK.YOU KNOW WHAT GOD PROMISED,
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  • YOU KNOW WHAT GOD PROMISED,THAT HE WOULD USE IT FOR YOUR
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  • THAT HE WOULD USE IT FOR YOURGOOD.
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  • GOOD.YOU KNOW WHAT'S BEEN
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  • YOU KNOW WHAT'S BEENPREDICTED, BUT IN THE STORM,
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  • PREDICTED, BUT IN THE STORM,YOU'RE GOING THE WRONG WAY.
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  • YOU'RE GOING THE WRONG WAY.YOU'RE BEING DECREASED.
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  • YOU'RE BEING DECREASED.IT'S NOT LIKE WHAT HE SAID.
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  • IT'S NOT LIKE WHAT HE SAID.BUT WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS A
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  • BUT WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS ASURGE IS COMING, A SURGE OF
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  • SURGE IS COMING, A SURGE OFFAVOR, A SURGE OF STRENGTH,
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  • FAVOR, A SURGE OF STRENGTH,A SURGE OF HEALING.
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  • A SURGE OF HEALING.IF YOU WILL STAY IN FAITH,
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  • IF YOU WILL STAY IN FAITH,GOD WILL ALWAYS FOLLOW UP THE
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  • GOD WILL ALWAYS FOLLOW UP THESTORM WITH A SURGE.
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  • STORM WITH A SURGE.THE ENEMY DOESN'T HAVE THE
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  • THE ENEMY DOESN'T HAVE THELAST WORD, GOD DOES, AND THAT
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  • LAST WORD, GOD DOES, AND THATDIFFICULTY IS NOT GOING TO
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  • DIFFICULTY IS NOT GOING TOLEAVE YOU PULLED BACK.
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  • LEAVE YOU PULLED BACK.IT'S NOT GOING TO LEAVE YOU
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  • IT'S NOT GOING TO LEAVE YOULESS THAN.
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  • LESS THAN.IT'S GOING TO SURGE YOU
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  • IT'S GOING TO SURGE YOUAHEAD.
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  • AHEAD.THAT OPPOSITION IS NOT GOING
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  • THAT OPPOSITION IS NOT GOINGTO KEEP YOU FROM YOUR
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  • TO KEEP YOU FROM YOURDESTINY.
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  • DESTINY.IT'S GOING TO PROPEL YOU INTO
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  • IT'S GOING TO PROPEL YOU INTOA NEW LEVEL OF YOUR DESTINY.
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  • A NEW LEVEL OF YOUR DESTINY.NOW, DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT
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  • NOW, DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUTTHE STORM.
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  • THE STORM.WITHOUT THE STORM, YOU
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  • WITHOUT THE STORM, YOUCOULDN'T SEE THE SURGE.
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  • COULDN'T SEE THE SURGE.YOU WOULDN'T SEE THE NEW
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  • YOU WOULDN'T SEE THE NEWLEVEL, THE PROMOTION,
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  • LEVEL, THE PROMOTION,THE NEW HOUSE.
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  • THE NEW HOUSE.THE STORM IS SETTING YOU UP
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  • THE STORM IS SETTING YOU UPTO GO WHERE YOU HAVE NOT
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  • TO GO WHERE YOU HAVE NOTGONE, AND WHEN YOU HAVE A BIG
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  • GONE, AND WHEN YOU HAVE A BIGSTORM, THAT MEANS A BIG SURGE
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  • STORM, THAT MEANS A BIG SURGEIS COMING.
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  • IS COMING.THE STRONGER THE WINDS, THE
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  • THE STRONGER THE WINDS, THESTRONGER THE OPPOSITION,
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  • STRONGER THE OPPOSITION,THE STRONGER THE SURGE.
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  • THE STRONGER THE SURGE.THE MORE YOU GET PULLED BACK,
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  • THE MORE YOU GET PULLED BACK,THE MORE YOU'RE GOING TO BE
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  • THE MORE YOU'RE GOING TO BESHOT FORWARD.
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  • SHOT FORWARD.THE MORE PEOPLE TRY TO PUSH
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  • THE MORE PEOPLE TRY TO PUSHYOU DOWN, THE HIGHER YOU'RE
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  • YOU DOWN, THE HIGHER YOU'REGOING TO GO.
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  • GOING TO GO.THE KEY IS, STAY IN FAITH
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  • THE KEY IS, STAY IN FAITHWHEN YOU'RE BEING PULLED
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  • WHEN YOU'RE BEING PULLEDBACK.
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  • BACK.KEEP A GOOD ATTITUDE WHEN
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  • KEEP A GOOD ATTITUDE WHENYOU'RE DOING THE RIGHT THING
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  • YOU'RE DOING THE RIGHT THINGBUT THE WRONG THING IS
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  • BUT THE WRONG THING ISHAPPENING.
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  • HAPPENING.EVERY VOICE WILL TELL YOU,
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  • EVERY VOICE WILL TELL YOU,"IT'S NEVER GOING TO IMPROVE.
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  • "IT'S NEVER GOING TO IMPROVE.YOU'RE STUCK, JUST ACCEPT IT.
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  • YOU'RE STUCK, JUST ACCEPT IT.YOU'LL NEVER GET WELL.
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  • YOU'LL NEVER GET WELL.YOU'LL NEVER MEET
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  • YOU'LL NEVER MEETTHE RIGHT PERSON."
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  • THE RIGHT PERSON."THE CIRCUMSTANCES MAY LOOK
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  • THE CIRCUMSTANCES MAY LOOKPERMANENT.
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  • PERMANENT.DON'T BE FOOLED,
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  • DON'T BE FOOLED,A SURGE IS COMING.
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  • A SURGE IS COMING.SOMETHING IS HAPPENING THAT
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  • SOMETHING IS HAPPENING THATYOU CAN'T SEE.
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  • YOU CAN'T SEE.THE WINDS THAT ARE TRYING TO
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  • THE WINDS THAT ARE TRYING TOSTOP YOU, THE FORCES THAT ARE
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  • STOP YOU, THE FORCES THAT ARESO STRONGLY AGAINST YOU, ALL
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  • SO STRONGLY AGAINST YOU, ALLYOU CAN SEE IS HOW IT'S
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  • YOU CAN SEE IS HOW IT'SPUSHING YOU BACK, HOW IT'S
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  • PUSHING YOU BACK, HOW IT'SLIMITING YOU, HOW IT'S
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  • LIMITING YOU, HOW IT'SCAUSING YOU TO HEARTACHE.
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  • CAUSING YOU TO HEARTACHE.WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS THOSE
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  • WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE IS THOSESAME WINDS, THE SAME
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  • SAME WINDS, THE SAMEOPPOSITION IS CREATING THE
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  • OPPOSITION IS CREATING THECONDITIONS FOR A SURGE.
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  • CONDITIONS FOR A SURGE.WHAT WAS MEANT FOR HARM GOD
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  • WHAT WAS MEANT FOR HARM GODIS TURNING FOR GOOD.
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  • IS TURNING FOR GOOD.IT'S JUST A MATTER OF TIME
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  • IT'S JUST A MATTER OF TIMEBEFORE YOU SEE A SURGE OF
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  • BEFORE YOU SEE A SURGE OFGOD'S FAVOR.
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  • GOD'S FAVOR.AS MUCH AS YOU WERE PULLED
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  • AS MUCH AS YOU WERE PULLEDBACK, IT'S GOING TO PROPEL
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  • BACK, IT'S GOING TO PROPELYOU THAT MUCH MORE AHEAD.
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  • YOU THAT MUCH MORE AHEAD.YOU'RE NOT GOING TO JUST COME
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  • YOU'RE NOT GOING TO JUST COMEOUT TO WHERE YOU WERE.
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  • OUT TO WHERE YOU WERE.THAT WOULDN'T BE A SURGE.
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  • THAT WOULDN'T BE A SURGE.THAT WOULD BE NORMAL.
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  • THAT WOULD BE NORMAL.THE WATER RETURNED, NO BIG
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  • THE WATER RETURNED, NO BIGDEAL.
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  • DEAL.GOD ALWAYS MAKES THE ENEMY
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  • GOD ALWAYS MAKES THE ENEMYPAY FOR BRINGING THE TROUBLE.
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  • PAY FOR BRINGING THE TROUBLE.GOD NEVER BRINGS YOU
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  • GOD NEVER BRINGS YOUOUT THE SAME.
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  • OUT THE SAME.GOD'S IDEA OF RESTORING IS TO
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  • GOD'S IDEA OF RESTORING IS TOBRING YOU OUT INCREASED,
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  • BRING YOU OUT INCREASED,PROMOTED, HEALTHIER, BETTER
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  • PROMOTED, HEALTHIER, BETTERRELATIONSHIPS, AND YOU MAY BE
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  • RELATIONSHIPS, AND YOU MAY BEIN A DIFFICULT TIME.
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  • IN A DIFFICULT TIME.YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE BEING
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  • YOU FEEL LIKE YOU'RE BEINGPULLED BACK.
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  • PULLED BACK.THIS IS NOT THE TIME TO GET
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  • THIS IS NOT THE TIME TO GETDISCOURAGED, "I DON'T
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  • DISCOURAGED, "I DON'TUNDERSTAND IT.
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  • UNDERSTAND IT.WHY DID THIS HAPPEN?"
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  • WHY DID THIS HAPPEN?"NO, THE RIGHT ATTITUDE IS,
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  • NO, THE RIGHT ATTITUDE IS,"I'M COMING BACK STRONGER.
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  • "I'M COMING BACK STRONGER.FATHER, THANK YOU THAT A
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  • FATHER, THANK YOU THAT ASURGE IS ON THE WAY.
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  • SURGE IS ON THE WAY.THANK YOU THAT YOU'RE
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  • THANK YOU THAT YOU'REPROPELLING ME TO A NEW
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  • PROPELLING ME TO A NEWLEVEL."
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  • LEVEL."THAT'S WHAT HAPPENED TO US AT
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  • THAT'S WHAT HAPPENED TO US ATLAKEWOOD.
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  • LAKEWOOD.MY FATHER WAS THE PASTOR HERE
  • 00:05:35.425 --> 00:05:37.193
  • MY FATHER WAS THE PASTOR HEREFOR 40 YEARS.
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  • FOR 40 YEARS.IN 1999, HE HAD A HEART
  • 00:05:39.429 --> 00:05:41.230
  • IN 1999, HE HAD A HEARTATTACK AND WAS SUDDENLY TAKEN
  • 00:05:41.230 --> 00:05:43.433
  • ATTACK AND WAS SUDDENLY TAKENAWAY, AND WE WERE IN A STORM.
  • 00:05:43.433 --> 00:05:45.201
  • AWAY, AND WE WERE IN A STORM.WE DIDN'T SEE IT COMING.
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  • WE DIDN'T SEE IT COMING.MY FATHER HAD NEVER RAISED
  • 00:05:47.069 --> 00:05:48.538
  • MY FATHER HAD NEVER RAISEDANYONE UP TO TAKE OVER THE
  • 00:05:48.538 --> 00:05:50.039
  • ANYONE UP TO TAKE OVER THECHURCH, AND I FELT LIKE I WAS
  • 00:05:50.039 --> 00:05:51.574
  • CHURCH, AND I FELT LIKE I WASSUPPOSED TO DO IT, BUT I'D
  • 00:05:51.574 --> 00:05:53.576
  • SUPPOSED TO DO IT, BUT I'DONLY MINISTERED ONE TIME.
  • 00:05:53.576 --> 00:05:55.812
  • ONLY MINISTERED ONE TIME.I WAS NERVOUS AND AFRAID, BUT
  • 00:05:55.812 --> 00:05:57.346
  • I WAS NERVOUS AND AFRAID, BUTI TOOK THAT STEP OF FAITH,
  • 00:05:57.346 --> 00:05:58.848
  • I TOOK THAT STEP OF FAITH,AND ALL THE CRITICS SAID THAT
  • 00:05:58.848 --> 00:06:00.516
  • AND ALL THE CRITICS SAID THATLAKEWOOD WOULD NEVER MAKE IT
  • 00:06:00.516 --> 00:06:01.984
  • LAKEWOOD WOULD NEVER MAKE ITWITHOUT MY FATHER.
  • 00:06:01.984 --> 00:06:03.553
  • WITHOUT MY FATHER.THE NEWSPAPER WROTE AN
  • 00:06:03.553 --> 00:06:05.354
  • THE NEWSPAPER WROTE ANARTICLE THAT ALL THESE LARGE
  • 00:06:05.354 --> 00:06:07.056
  • ARTICLE THAT ALL THESE LARGECHURCHES, WHERE THERE WAS A
  • 00:06:07.056 --> 00:06:08.891
  • CHURCHES, WHERE THERE WAS ASTRONG LEADER LIKE MY DAD
  • 00:06:08.891 --> 00:06:10.493
  • STRONG LEADER LIKE MY DADTHAT EITHER LEFT OR DIED, AND
  • 00:06:10.493 --> 00:06:12.028
  • THAT EITHER LEFT OR DIED, ANDTHEY TALKED ABOUT HOW ALL
  • 00:06:12.028 --> 00:06:13.429
  • THEY TALKED ABOUT HOW ALLTHOSE CHURCHES FAILED.
  • 00:06:13.429 --> 00:06:15.231
  • THOSE CHURCHES FAILED.ONE ARTICLE SAID, "THE WORST
  • 00:06:15.231 --> 00:06:16.599
  • ONE ARTICLE SAID, "THE WORSTTHING THAT COULD HAPPEN IS
  • 00:06:16.599 --> 00:06:18.134
  • THING THAT COULD HAPPEN ISFOR ONE OF THE SONS TO TAKE
  • 00:06:18.134 --> 00:06:19.936
  • FOR ONE OF THE SONS TO TAKEOVER."
  • 00:06:19.936 --> 00:06:20.770
  • OVER."I THOUGHT, "THEY MUST HAVE
  • 00:06:20.770 --> 00:06:22.572
  • I THOUGHT, "THEY MUST HAVEKNOWN MY BROTHER, PAUL."
  • 00:06:22.572 --> 00:06:24.207
  • KNOWN MY BROTHER, PAUL."BUT ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCES
  • 00:06:24.207 --> 00:06:26.108
  • BUT ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCESSAID WE WERE STUCK.
  • 00:06:26.108 --> 00:06:27.844
  • SAID WE WERE STUCK.WE HAD BEEN PULLED BACK,
  • 00:06:27.844 --> 00:06:29.312
  • WE HAD BEEN PULLED BACK,DECREASED.
  • 00:06:29.312 --> 00:06:31.247
  • DECREASED.BUT WHEN YOU STAY IN FAITH,
  • 00:06:31.247 --> 00:06:32.615
  • BUT WHEN YOU STAY IN FAITH,THE STORM WILL ALWAYS BE
  • 00:06:32.615 --> 00:06:34.517
  • THE STORM WILL ALWAYS BEFOLLOWED WITH A SURGE, AND WE
  • 00:06:34.517 --> 00:06:36.252
  • FOLLOWED WITH A SURGE, AND WETHOUGHT IF WE COULD JUST
  • 00:06:36.252 --> 00:06:37.820
  • THOUGHT IF WE COULD JUSTMAINTAIN WHAT MY PARENTS HAD
  • 00:06:37.820 --> 00:06:39.055
  • MAINTAIN WHAT MY PARENTS HADBUILT, WE WOULD BE DOING
  • 00:06:39.055 --> 00:06:40.156
  • BUILT, WE WOULD BE DOINGGOOD.
  • 00:06:40.156 --> 00:06:41.657
  • GOOD.BUT GOD DOESN'T BRING YOU OUT
  • 00:06:41.657 --> 00:06:43.493
  • BUT GOD DOESN'T BRING YOU OUTTHE SAME, AND THE WINDS THAT
  • 00:06:43.493 --> 00:06:45.561
  • THE SAME, AND THE WINDS THATWERE MEANT TO STOP US, TO
  • 00:06:45.561 --> 00:06:47.630
  • WERE MEANT TO STOP US, TOPUSH US BACK, GOD SHIFTED THE
  • 00:06:47.630 --> 00:06:49.499
  • PUSH US BACK, GOD SHIFTED THEWINDS, AND INSTEAD, THEY
  • 00:06:49.499 --> 00:06:51.701
  • WINDS, AND INSTEAD, THEYPROPELLED US FORWARD.
  • 00:06:51.701 --> 00:06:52.935
  • PROPELLED US FORWARD.THE SURGE BROUGHT US TO THE
  • 00:06:52.935 --> 00:06:54.270
  • THE SURGE BROUGHT US TO THECOMPAQ CENTER.
  • 00:06:54.270 --> 00:06:56.005
  • COMPAQ CENTER.THE SURGE INCREASED THE
  • 00:06:56.005 --> 00:06:57.373
  • THE SURGE INCREASED THECONGREGATION.
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  • CONGREGATION.THE SAME WINDS THAT WERE
  • 00:06:58.941 --> 00:07:01.210
  • THE SAME WINDS THAT WEREMEANT TO STOP YOU WILL BE THE
  • 00:07:01.210 --> 00:07:03.846
  • MEANT TO STOP YOU WILL BE THEWINDS GOD USES TO PROPEL YOU.
  • 00:07:03.846 --> 00:07:05.715
  • WINDS GOD USES TO PROPEL YOU.THE ENEMY MEANT IT FOR HARM,
  • 00:07:05.715 --> 00:07:08.684
  • THE ENEMY MEANT IT FOR HARM,BUT GOD SHIFTED THE WINDS.
  • 00:07:08.684 --> 00:07:09.619
  • BUT GOD SHIFTED THE WINDS.THE PULLING BACK IS
  • 00:07:09.619 --> 00:07:10.920
  • THE PULLING BACK ISTEMPORARY.
  • 00:07:10.920 --> 00:07:12.722
  • TEMPORARY.THE DECREASE IS A SIGN YOU'RE
  • 00:07:12.722 --> 00:07:14.023
  • THE DECREASE IS A SIGN YOU'REABOUT TO GO WHERE YOU'VE
  • 00:07:14.023 --> 00:07:15.691
  • ABOUT TO GO WHERE YOU'VENEVER BEEN.
  • 00:07:15.691 --> 00:07:16.592
  • NEVER BEEN.THE ENEMY WOULDN'T BE
  • 00:07:16.592 --> 00:07:18.494
  • THE ENEMY WOULDN'T BEFIGHTING YOU SO HARD IF HE
  • 00:07:18.494 --> 00:07:19.428
  • FIGHTING YOU SO HARD IF HEDIDN'T KNOW THERE WASN'T
  • 00:07:19.428 --> 00:07:21.063
  • DIDN'T KNOW THERE WASN'TSOMETHING AMAZING IN FRONT OF
  • 00:07:21.063 --> 00:07:22.565
  • SOMETHING AMAZING IN FRONT OFYOU, AND YOU MAY BE IN THE
  • 00:07:22.565 --> 00:07:23.533
  • YOU, AND YOU MAY BE IN THESTORM.
  • 00:07:23.533 --> 00:07:25.401
  • STORM.STAY ENCOURAGED, THE SURGE IS
  • 00:07:25.401 --> 00:07:26.435
  • STAY ENCOURAGED, THE SURGE ISCOMING.
  • 00:07:26.435 --> 00:07:28.237
  • COMING.ON MY COMPUTER AT HOME, I
  • 00:07:28.237 --> 00:07:30.439
  • ON MY COMPUTER AT HOME, IHAVE A SURGE PROTECTOR SO IF
  • 00:07:30.439 --> 00:07:31.741
  • HAVE A SURGE PROTECTOR SO IFTHERE ARE SPIKES IN THE
  • 00:07:31.741 --> 00:07:33.009
  • THERE ARE SPIKES IN THEPOWER, IT WON'T DAMAGE MY
  • 00:07:33.009 --> 00:07:35.011
  • POWER, IT WON'T DAMAGE MYCOMPUTER, AND THIS IS HELPFUL
  • 00:07:35.011 --> 00:07:37.146
  • COMPUTER, AND THIS IS HELPFULFOR EQUIPMENT, BUT TOO MANY
  • 00:07:37.146 --> 00:07:39.148
  • FOR EQUIPMENT, BUT TOO MANYPEOPLE HAVE A SURGE PROTECTOR
  • 00:07:39.148 --> 00:07:40.850
  • PEOPLE HAVE A SURGE PROTECTORON THEIR MIND.
  • 00:07:40.850 --> 00:07:42.318
  • ON THEIR MIND.THEIR THINKING IS KEEPING
  • 00:07:42.318 --> 00:07:44.387
  • THEIR THINKING IS KEEPINGTHEM FROM SEEING A SURGE OF
  • 00:07:44.387 --> 00:07:45.688
  • THEM FROM SEEING A SURGE OFGOD'S FAVOR.
  • 00:07:45.688 --> 00:07:46.956
  • GOD'S FAVOR."WELL, I'LL NEVER GET OVER
  • 00:07:46.956 --> 00:07:47.890
  • "WELL, I'LL NEVER GET OVERTHIS SICKNESS, JOEL.
  • 00:07:47.890 --> 00:07:49.258
  • THIS SICKNESS, JOEL.I'VE HAD IT SO LONG."
  • 00:07:49.258 --> 00:07:50.793
  • I'VE HAD IT SO LONG.""THESE PEOPLE AT WORK DON'T
  • 00:07:50.793 --> 00:07:51.661
  • "THESE PEOPLE AT WORK DON'TLIKE ME.
  • 00:07:51.661 --> 00:07:52.762
  • LIKE ME.I'LL NEVER BE PROMOTED."
  • 00:07:52.762 --> 00:07:53.930
  • I'LL NEVER BE PROMOTED.""MY HOUSE GOT FLOODED.
  • 00:07:53.930 --> 00:07:55.164
  • "MY HOUSE GOT FLOODED.I'LL NEVER GET AHEAD."
  • 00:07:55.164 --> 00:07:56.732
  • I'LL NEVER GET AHEAD."DO YOURSELF A FAVOR.
  • 00:07:56.732 --> 00:07:58.301
  • DO YOURSELF A FAVOR.GET RID OF YOUR SURGE
  • 00:07:58.301 --> 00:07:59.602
  • GET RID OF YOUR SURGEPROTECTOR.
  • 00:07:59.602 --> 00:08:00.736
  • PROTECTOR.QUIT THINKING OF ALL THE
  • 00:08:00.736 --> 00:08:01.871
  • QUIT THINKING OF ALL THEREASONS IT'S NOT GOING TO
  • 00:08:01.871 --> 00:08:02.772
  • REASONS IT'S NOT GOING TOHAPPEN.
  • 00:08:02.772 --> 00:08:04.674
  • HAPPEN.THE STORM MAY BE POWERFUL,
  • 00:08:04.674 --> 00:08:07.243
  • THE STORM MAY BE POWERFUL,BUT OUR GOD IS ALL POWERFUL.
  • 00:08:07.243 --> 00:08:09.312
  • BUT OUR GOD IS ALL POWERFUL.IF YOU WILL TAKE THE LIMITS
  • 00:08:09.312 --> 00:08:11.147
  • IF YOU WILL TAKE THE LIMITSOFF OF HIM, START BELIEVING
  • 00:08:11.147 --> 00:08:12.982
  • OFF OF HIM, START BELIEVINGFOR INCREASE, TALKING LIKE
  • 00:08:12.982 --> 00:08:14.183
  • FOR INCREASE, TALKING LIKEIT'S GOING TO HAPPEN,
  • 00:08:14.183 --> 00:08:15.851
  • IT'S GOING TO HAPPEN,THANKING HIM THAT IT'S ON THE
  • 00:08:15.851 --> 00:08:17.320
  • THANKING HIM THAT IT'S ON THEWAY, THAT'S YOUR FAITH BEING
  • 00:08:17.320 --> 00:08:18.354
  • WAY, THAT'S YOUR FAITH BEINGRELEASED.
  • 00:08:18.354 --> 00:08:19.388
  • RELEASED.THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS GOD TO
  • 00:08:19.388 --> 00:08:21.557
  • THAT'S WHAT ALLOWS GOD TOSHOW YOU A SURGE OF HIS
  • 00:08:21.557 --> 00:08:22.792
  • SHOW YOU A SURGE OF HISGOODNESS.
  • 00:08:22.792 --> 00:08:24.627
  • GOODNESS.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "GOD IS A
  • 00:08:24.627 --> 00:08:26.128
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "GOD IS AVERY PRESENT HELP IN
  • 00:08:26.128 --> 00:08:28.130
  • VERY PRESENT HELP INTROUBLE," AND WE KNOW THAT
  • 00:08:28.130 --> 00:08:30.099
  • TROUBLE," AND WE KNOW THATGOD IS ALWAYS WITH US, BUT
  • 00:08:30.099 --> 00:08:31.934
  • GOD IS ALWAYS WITH US, BUTTHIS INFERS IN TIMES OF
  • 00:08:31.934 --> 00:08:33.703
  • THIS INFERS IN TIMES OFDIFFICULTY, GOD IS VERY
  • 00:08:33.703 --> 00:08:35.972
  • DIFFICULTY, GOD IS VERYPRESENT, AND YOU WILL NEVER
  • 00:08:35.972 --> 00:08:38.007
  • PRESENT, AND YOU WILL NEVERSEE THE FULLNESS OF WHO GOD
  • 00:08:38.007 --> 00:08:39.642
  • SEE THE FULLNESS OF WHO GODIS IF YOU'RE IN THE LIGHT ALL
  • 00:08:39.642 --> 00:08:41.277
  • IS IF YOU'RE IN THE LIGHT ALLTHE TIME.
  • 00:08:41.277 --> 00:08:43.412
  • THE TIME.IT'S IN THE DARKNESS GOD IS
  • 00:08:43.412 --> 00:08:44.614
  • IT'S IN THE DARKNESS GOD ISMOST PRESENT.
  • 00:08:44.614 --> 00:08:46.015
  • MOST PRESENT.IN THE DIFFICULTIES, IN THE
  • 00:08:46.015 --> 00:08:48.017
  • IN THE DIFFICULTIES, IN THESTORMS, YOU MAY NOT SEE WHAT
  • 00:08:48.017 --> 00:08:49.885
  • STORMS, YOU MAY NOT SEE WHATHE'S DOING, MAY NOT FEEL LIKE
  • 00:08:49.885 --> 00:08:50.953
  • HE'S DOING, MAY NOT FEEL LIKEHE'S THERE.
  • 00:08:50.953 --> 00:08:52.688
  • HE'S THERE.THIS IS WHAT FAITH IS ALL
  • 00:08:52.688 --> 00:08:53.723
  • THIS IS WHAT FAITH IS ALLABOUT.
  • 00:08:53.723 --> 00:08:54.724
  • ABOUT.YOU HAVE TO SAY, "GOD, I
  • 00:08:54.724 --> 00:08:55.925
  • YOU HAVE TO SAY, "GOD, IDON'T UNDERSTAND IT.
  • 00:08:55.925 --> 00:08:57.226
  • DON'T UNDERSTAND IT.I FEEL LIKE I'M BEING PULLED
  • 00:08:57.226 --> 00:08:59.228
  • I FEEL LIKE I'M BEING PULLEDBACK, BUT, GOD, I KNOW YOU'RE
  • 00:08:59.228 --> 00:09:00.730
  • BACK, BUT, GOD, I KNOW YOU'RERIGHT HERE WITH ME.
  • 00:09:00.730 --> 00:09:02.064
  • RIGHT HERE WITH ME.I BELIEVE YOU'RE FIGHTING MY
  • 00:09:02.064 --> 00:09:03.065
  • I BELIEVE YOU'RE FIGHTING MYBATTLES.
  • 00:09:03.065 --> 00:09:04.200
  • BATTLES.I BELIEVE YOU'RE BIGGER THAN
  • 00:09:04.200 --> 00:09:05.134
  • I BELIEVE YOU'RE BIGGER THANTHIS SICKNESS.
  • 00:09:05.134 --> 00:09:06.202
  • THIS SICKNESS.I BELIEVE A SURGE OF YOUR
  • 00:09:06.202 --> 00:09:08.804
  • I BELIEVE A SURGE OF YOURGOODNESS IS COMING MY WAY."
  • 00:09:08.804 --> 00:09:09.939
  • GOODNESS IS COMING MY WAY."THE PSALMIST SAID, "WHEN
  • 00:09:09.939 --> 00:09:11.474
  • THE PSALMIST SAID, "WHENDARKNESS OVERTAKES THE
  • 00:09:11.474 --> 00:09:13.209
  • DARKNESS OVERTAKES THERIGHTEOUS, LIGHT WILL COME
  • 00:09:13.209 --> 00:09:14.877
  • RIGHTEOUS, LIGHT WILL COMEBURSTING IN."
  • 00:09:14.877 --> 00:09:15.945
  • BURSTING IN."IT'S NOT GOING TO HAPPEN
  • 00:09:15.945 --> 00:09:17.179
  • IT'S NOT GOING TO HAPPENGRADUALLY.
  • 00:09:17.179 --> 00:09:18.314
  • GRADUALLY.WHEN YOU'VE BEEN OVERCOME BY
  • 00:09:18.314 --> 00:09:20.282
  • WHEN YOU'VE BEEN OVERCOME BYDARKNESS, BY A NEGATIVE
  • 00:09:20.282 --> 00:09:21.717
  • DARKNESS, BY A NEGATIVEMEDICAL REPORT, BY PEOPLE
  • 00:09:21.717 --> 00:09:23.085
  • MEDICAL REPORT, BY PEOPLETRYING TO STOP YOU, IT'S
  • 00:09:23.085 --> 00:09:25.154
  • TRYING TO STOP YOU, IT'SGOING TO HAPPEN SUDDENLY.
  • 00:09:25.154 --> 00:09:27.256
  • GOING TO HAPPEN SUDDENLY.SUDDENLY, A SURGE OF FAVOR.
  • 00:09:27.256 --> 00:09:29.225
  • SUDDENLY, A SURGE OF FAVOR.SUDDENLY, A SURGE OF HEALING.
  • 00:09:29.225 --> 00:09:30.259
  • SUDDENLY, A SURGE OF HEALING.YOU DIDN'T SEE IT COMING.
  • 00:09:30.259 --> 00:09:31.727
  • YOU DIDN'T SEE IT COMING.ONE MOMENT, YOU WERE
  • 00:09:31.727 --> 00:09:33.195
  • ONE MOMENT, YOU WERESTRUGGLING, TRYING TO GET
  • 00:09:33.195 --> 00:09:34.397
  • STRUGGLING, TRYING TO GETBACK ON YOUR FEET, AND
  • 00:09:34.397 --> 00:09:36.932
  • BACK ON YOUR FEET, ANDSUDDENLY, ONE CONTRACT, ONE
  • 00:09:36.932 --> 00:09:38.668
  • SUDDENLY, ONE CONTRACT, ONEPROMOTION, ONE GOOD BREAK,
  • 00:09:38.668 --> 00:09:39.669
  • PROMOTION, ONE GOOD BREAK,AND YOU HAVE MORE THAN
  • 00:09:39.669 --> 00:09:40.469
  • AND YOU HAVE MORE THANENOUGH.
  • 00:09:40.469 --> 00:09:41.570
  • ENOUGH.ONE MOMENT, YOU WERE
  • 00:09:41.570 --> 00:09:42.505
  • ONE MOMENT, YOU WEREDISCOURAGED.
  • 00:09:42.505 --> 00:09:43.372
  • DISCOURAGED.YOU DIDN'T SEE HOW IT COULD
  • 00:09:43.372 --> 00:09:44.874
  • YOU DIDN'T SEE HOW IT COULDWORK OUT, AND SUDDENLY, THE
  • 00:09:44.874 --> 00:09:46.776
  • WORK OUT, AND SUDDENLY, THERIGHT PEOPLE SHOWED UP.
  • 00:09:46.776 --> 00:09:48.044
  • RIGHT PEOPLE SHOWED UP.SUDDENLY, THINGS CHANGED IN
  • 00:09:48.044 --> 00:09:49.178
  • SUDDENLY, THINGS CHANGED INYOUR FAVOR.
  • 00:09:49.178 --> 00:09:49.979
  • YOUR FAVOR.WHAT HAPPENED?
  • 00:09:49.979 --> 00:09:52.481
  • WHAT HAPPENED?THE LIGHT CAME BURSTING IN.
  • 00:09:52.481 --> 00:09:54.350
  • THE LIGHT CAME BURSTING IN.YOU MAY HAVE A LOT COMING
  • 00:09:54.350 --> 00:09:55.851
  • YOU MAY HAVE A LOT COMINGAGAINST YOU, FORCES TRYING TO
  • 00:09:55.851 --> 00:09:56.686
  • AGAINST YOU, FORCES TRYING TOSTOP YOU.
  • 00:09:56.686 --> 00:09:58.521
  • STOP YOU.GOD IS SAYING, "YOU'VE BEEN
  • 00:09:58.521 --> 00:10:00.222
  • GOD IS SAYING, "YOU'VE BEENPULLED BACK LONG ENOUGH.
  • 00:10:00.222 --> 00:10:02.324
  • PULLED BACK LONG ENOUGH.IT'S TIME FOR YOUR SURGE."
  • 00:10:02.324 --> 00:10:04.093
  • IT'S TIME FOR YOUR SURGE."GOD IS ABOUT TO PROPEL YOU
  • 00:10:04.093 --> 00:10:05.661
  • GOD IS ABOUT TO PROPEL YOUINTO A NEW LEVEL.
  • 00:10:05.661 --> 00:10:07.063
  • INTO A NEW LEVEL.HE'S GOING TO PROPEL YOU OUT
  • 00:10:07.063 --> 00:10:09.065
  • HE'S GOING TO PROPEL YOU OUTOF SICKNESS INTO GOOD HEALTH,
  • 00:10:09.065 --> 00:10:10.700
  • OF SICKNESS INTO GOOD HEALTH,PROPEL YOU OUT OF LACK INTO
  • 00:10:10.700 --> 00:10:12.635
  • PROPEL YOU OUT OF LACK INTOABUNDANCE, PROPEL YOU OUT OF
  • 00:10:12.635 --> 00:10:15.104
  • ABUNDANCE, PROPEL YOU OUT OFINJUSTICE INTO HONOR,
  • 00:10:15.104 --> 00:10:16.505
  • INJUSTICE INTO HONOR,INFLUENCE, NEW OPPORTUNITIES.
  • 00:10:16.505 --> 00:10:18.240
  • INFLUENCE, NEW OPPORTUNITIES.GET READY, THE SURGE IS
  • 00:10:18.240 --> 00:10:20.009
  • GET READY, THE SURGE ISCOMING.
  • 00:10:20.009 --> 00:10:21.711
  • COMING.IN THE SCRIPTURE, JOB SAW
  • 00:10:21.711 --> 00:10:22.745
  • IN THE SCRIPTURE, JOB SAWTHIS SURGE.
  • 00:10:22.745 --> 00:10:24.146
  • THIS SURGE.EVERYTHING WAS GOING GREAT,
  • 00:10:24.146 --> 00:10:25.448
  • EVERYTHING WAS GOING GREAT,LIFE WAS GOOD, WHEN THE
  • 00:10:25.448 --> 00:10:26.515
  • LIFE WAS GOOD, WHEN THEBOTTOM FELL OUT.
  • 00:10:26.515 --> 00:10:28.284
  • BOTTOM FELL OUT.HE FACED A HUGE STORM.
  • 00:10:28.284 --> 00:10:29.852
  • HE FACED A HUGE STORM.HE LOST HIS BUSINESS, LOST
  • 00:10:29.852 --> 00:10:32.254
  • HE LOST HIS BUSINESS, LOSTHIS FAMILY, LOST HIS HEALTH.
  • 00:10:32.254 --> 00:10:33.489
  • HIS FAMILY, LOST HIS HEALTH.HE HAD BOILS ALL OVER HIS
  • 00:10:33.489 --> 00:10:34.857
  • HE HAD BOILS ALL OVER HISBODY.
  • 00:10:34.857 --> 00:10:36.225
  • BODY.IT WAS VERY PAINFUL, AND
  • 00:10:36.225 --> 00:10:37.960
  • IT WAS VERY PAINFUL, ANDWHAT'S INTERESTING IS JOB WAS
  • 00:10:37.960 --> 00:10:39.195
  • WHAT'S INTERESTING IS JOB WASA GOOD MAN.
  • 00:10:39.195 --> 00:10:40.262
  • A GOOD MAN.HE HONORED GOD.
  • 00:10:40.262 --> 00:10:41.297
  • HE HONORED GOD.HE LIVED A LIFE OF EXCELLENCE
  • 00:10:41.297 --> 00:10:42.765
  • HE LIVED A LIFE OF EXCELLENCEAND INTEGRITY.
  • 00:10:42.765 --> 00:10:44.166
  • AND INTEGRITY.I WISH I COULD TELL YOU IF
  • 00:10:44.166 --> 00:10:46.202
  • I WISH I COULD TELL YOU IFYOU DID ALL THE RIGHT THINGS,
  • 00:10:46.202 --> 00:10:48.137
  • YOU DID ALL THE RIGHT THINGS,YOU WOULDN'T HAVE ANY STORMS,
  • 00:10:48.137 --> 00:10:49.505
  • YOU WOULDN'T HAVE ANY STORMS,BUT THAT'S NOT THE TRUTH.
  • 00:10:49.505 --> 00:10:51.907
  • BUT THAT'S NOT THE TRUTH.STORMS COME TO EVERY PERSON.
  • 00:10:51.907 --> 00:10:53.642
  • STORMS COME TO EVERY PERSON.THE GOOD NEWS IS, FOR EVERY
  • 00:10:53.642 --> 00:10:56.112
  • THE GOOD NEWS IS, FOR EVERYSTORM, GOD HAS A SURGE, AND
  • 00:10:56.112 --> 00:10:58.180
  • STORM, GOD HAS A SURGE, ANDWE DON'T LIKE THE STORMS, BUT
  • 00:10:58.180 --> 00:11:00.683
  • WE DON'T LIKE THE STORMS, BUTGOD USES DIFFICULTIES TO PUSH
  • 00:11:00.683 --> 00:11:03.018
  • GOD USES DIFFICULTIES TO PUSHUS TO A NEW LEVEL, AND HE
  • 00:11:03.018 --> 00:11:04.353
  • US TO A NEW LEVEL, AND HEWON'T LET YOU GO THROUGH
  • 00:11:04.353 --> 00:11:06.055
  • WON'T LET YOU GO THROUGHSOMETHING THAT HE CAN'T BRING
  • 00:11:06.055 --> 00:11:07.857
  • SOMETHING THAT HE CAN'T BRINGGOOD OUT OF IT, AND THE
  • 00:11:07.857 --> 00:11:09.325
  • GOOD OUT OF IT, AND THEREASON WE DON'T SEE THE GOOD
  • 00:11:09.325 --> 00:11:10.726
  • REASON WE DON'T SEE THE GOODALL THE TIME IS WE GET
  • 00:11:10.726 --> 00:11:12.828
  • ALL THE TIME IS WE GETNEGATIVE, BITTER, "GOD, I WAS
  • 00:11:12.828 --> 00:11:14.096
  • NEGATIVE, BITTER, "GOD, I WASDOING THE RIGHT THING.
  • 00:11:14.096 --> 00:11:15.498
  • DOING THE RIGHT THING.WHY DID I COME DOWN WITH THIS
  • 00:11:15.498 --> 00:11:16.632
  • WHY DID I COME DOWN WITH THISILLNESS?
  • 00:11:16.632 --> 00:11:17.466
  • ILLNESS?WHY DID MY CHILD GET OFF
  • 00:11:17.466 --> 00:11:18.200
  • WHY DID MY CHILD GET OFFCOURSE?
  • 00:11:18.200 --> 00:11:19.034
  • COURSE?WHY DID THESE PEOPLE TURN ON
  • 00:11:19.034 --> 00:11:19.769
  • WHY DID THESE PEOPLE TURN ONME?"
  • 00:11:19.769 --> 00:11:20.803
  • ME?"WE'RE NEVER GOING TO
  • 00:11:20.803 --> 00:11:22.071
  • WE'RE NEVER GOING TOUNDERSTAND WHY.
  • 00:11:22.071 --> 00:11:24.507
  • UNDERSTAND WHY.GOD'S WAYS ARE NOT OUR WAYS.
  • 00:11:24.507 --> 00:11:25.674
  • GOD'S WAYS ARE NOT OUR WAYS.BUT IF YOU WILL STAY IN
  • 00:11:25.674 --> 00:11:26.442
  • BUT IF YOU WILL STAY INFAITH,
  • 00:11:26.442 --> 00:11:27.943
  • FAITH,THAT STORM IS NOT GOING TO
  • 00:11:27.943 --> 00:11:29.311
  • THAT STORM IS NOT GOING TOLEAVE YOU PULLED BACK.
  • 00:11:29.311 --> 00:11:30.379
  • LEAVE YOU PULLED BACK.IT'S GOING TO PROPEL YOU
  • 00:11:30.379 --> 00:11:33.115
  • IT'S GOING TO PROPEL YOUAHEAD, AND WHEN JOB'S WIFE
  • 00:11:33.115 --> 00:11:34.683
  • AHEAD, AND WHEN JOB'S WIFESAW EVERYTHING HE WAS GOING
  • 00:11:34.683 --> 00:11:36.752
  • SAW EVERYTHING HE WAS GOINGTHROUGH, HOW UNFAIR IT WAS,
  • 00:11:36.752 --> 00:11:38.988
  • THROUGH, HOW UNFAIR IT WAS,SHE SAID, "JOB, JUST CURSE
  • 00:11:38.988 --> 00:11:40.756
  • SHE SAID, "JOB, JUST CURSEGOD AND DIE."
  • 00:11:40.756 --> 00:11:41.891
  • GOD AND DIE."SHE WAS SAYING IN EFFECT,
  • 00:11:41.891 --> 00:11:43.058
  • SHE WAS SAYING IN EFFECT,"JOB, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN.
  • 00:11:43.058 --> 00:11:43.959
  • "JOB, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN.YOU'VE DONE THE RIGHT THING,
  • 00:11:43.959 --> 00:11:45.895
  • YOU'VE DONE THE RIGHT THING,AND THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS?"
  • 00:11:45.895 --> 00:11:48.330
  • AND THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS?"IT'S EASY TO MAKE A JUDGMENT
  • 00:11:48.330 --> 00:11:49.832
  • IT'S EASY TO MAKE A JUDGMENTBASED ON ONE SEASON OF YOUR
  • 00:11:49.832 --> 00:11:52.268
  • BASED ON ONE SEASON OF YOURLIFE, BECAUSE OF ONE STORM,
  • 00:11:52.268 --> 00:11:54.737
  • LIFE, BECAUSE OF ONE STORM,ONE DIVORCE, ONE BETRAYAL,
  • 00:11:54.737 --> 00:11:56.005
  • ONE DIVORCE, ONE BETRAYAL,ONE BAD BREAK.
  • 00:11:56.005 --> 00:11:57.006
  • ONE BAD BREAK.IT'S EASY TO LOSE OUR
  • 00:11:57.006 --> 00:11:58.574
  • IT'S EASY TO LOSE OURPASSION, GIVE UP ON OUR
  • 00:11:58.574 --> 00:12:00.376
  • PASSION, GIVE UP ON OURDREAMS, LIVE BITTER.
  • 00:12:00.376 --> 00:12:02.411
  • DREAMS, LIVE BITTER.BUT WHAT YOU'RE GOING THROUGH
  • 00:12:02.411 --> 00:12:04.180
  • BUT WHAT YOU'RE GOING THROUGHIS NOT PERMANENT.
  • 00:12:04.180 --> 00:12:05.714
  • IS NOT PERMANENT.IT'S JUST A SEASON.
  • 00:12:05.714 --> 00:12:07.650
  • IT'S JUST A SEASON.WEEPING MAY ENDURE FOR A
  • 00:12:07.650 --> 00:12:09.485
  • WEEPING MAY ENDURE FOR ANIGHT, BUT JOY COMES IN THE
  • 00:12:09.485 --> 00:12:10.519
  • NIGHT, BUT JOY COMES IN THEMORNING.
  • 00:12:10.519 --> 00:12:12.755
  • MORNING.EVERY PERSON GOES THROUGH
  • 00:12:12.755 --> 00:12:14.890
  • EVERY PERSON GOES THROUGHNIGHT SEASONS, DISCOURAGING
  • 00:12:14.890 --> 00:12:17.159
  • NIGHT SEASONS, DISCOURAGINGSEASONS, UNFAIR SEASONS.
  • 00:12:17.159 --> 00:12:18.494
  • SEASONS, UNFAIR SEASONS.IF YOU WERE NEVER PULLED
  • 00:12:18.494 --> 00:12:19.795
  • IF YOU WERE NEVER PULLEDBACK, YOU COULDN'T BE SHOT
  • 00:12:19.795 --> 00:12:20.796
  • BACK, YOU COULDN'T BE SHOTAHEAD.
  • 00:12:20.796 --> 00:12:22.598
  • AHEAD.YOU HAVE TO REMIND YOURSELF,
  • 00:12:22.598 --> 00:12:24.433
  • YOU HAVE TO REMIND YOURSELF,"IT'S JUST A SEASON.
  • 00:12:24.433 --> 00:12:25.668
  • "IT'S JUST A SEASON.IT'S NOT THE REST OF YOUR
  • 00:12:25.668 --> 00:12:26.702
  • IT'S NOT THE REST OF YOURLIFE."
  • 00:12:26.702 --> 00:12:28.304
  • LIFE."DON'T MAKE A JUDGMENT BASED
  • 00:12:28.304 --> 00:12:29.905
  • DON'T MAKE A JUDGMENT BASEDON SOMETHING THAT'S
  • 00:12:29.905 --> 00:12:30.806
  • ON SOMETHING THAT'STEMPORARY.
  • 00:12:30.806 --> 00:12:32.441
  • TEMPORARY.THE STORM MAY BE DIFFICULT,
  • 00:12:32.441 --> 00:12:34.977
  • THE STORM MAY BE DIFFICULT,BUT THE SURGE IS COMING.
  • 00:12:34.977 --> 00:12:36.545
  • BUT THE SURGE IS COMING.THE NEW RELATIONSHIP, THE NEW
  • 00:12:36.545 --> 00:12:37.613
  • THE NEW RELATIONSHIP, THE NEWOPPORTUNITIES, THE NEW
  • 00:12:37.613 --> 00:12:38.681
  • OPPORTUNITIES, THE NEWBEGINNINGS.
  • 00:12:38.681 --> 00:12:40.316
  • BEGINNINGS.GOD WOULDN'T BE PULLING YOU
  • 00:12:40.316 --> 00:12:41.817
  • GOD WOULDN'T BE PULLING YOUBACK IF HE WASN'T ABOUT TO
  • 00:12:41.817 --> 00:12:43.552
  • BACK IF HE WASN'T ABOUT TOPROPEL YOU FORWARD, AND IN
  • 00:12:43.552 --> 00:12:45.721
  • PROPEL YOU FORWARD, AND INONE SENSE, JOB HAD A GOOD
  • 00:12:45.721 --> 00:12:47.223
  • ONE SENSE, JOB HAD A GOODREASON TO BE NEGATIVE,
  • 00:12:47.223 --> 00:12:48.257
  • REASON TO BE NEGATIVE,DISCOURAGED.
  • 00:12:48.257 --> 00:12:49.425
  • DISCOURAGED.NOBODY WOULD HAVE FAULTED
  • 00:12:49.425 --> 00:12:50.392
  • NOBODY WOULD HAVE FAULTEDHIM.
  • 00:12:50.392 --> 00:12:52.995
  • HIM.BUT IN CHAPTER 10, JOB SAID:
  • 00:12:52.995 --> 00:12:55.731
  • BUT IN CHAPTER 10, JOB SAID:"GOD, I KNOW YOU HAVE GRANTED
  • 00:12:55.731 --> 00:12:56.599
  • "GOD, I KNOW YOU HAVE GRANTEDME FAVOR."
  • 00:12:56.599 --> 00:12:57.700
  • ME FAVOR."IN THE MIDDLE OF THE
  • 00:12:57.700 --> 00:12:59.368
  • IN THE MIDDLE OF THEDIFFICULTY, HE WASN'T
  • 00:12:59.368 --> 00:13:00.603
  • DIFFICULTY, HE WASN'TCOMPLAINING, HE WASN'T
  • 00:13:00.603 --> 00:13:01.604
  • COMPLAINING, HE WASN'TBITTER.
  • 00:13:01.604 --> 00:13:03.305
  • BITTER.HE WAS SAYING, "I KNOW FAVOR
  • 00:13:03.305 --> 00:13:04.540
  • HE WAS SAYING, "I KNOW FAVORIS COMING.
  • 00:13:04.540 --> 00:13:06.175
  • IS COMING.I MAY BE PULLED BACK NOW, BUT
  • 00:13:06.175 --> 00:13:07.576
  • I MAY BE PULLED BACK NOW, BUTI KNOW MY SURGE IS ON
  • 00:13:07.576 --> 00:13:08.477
  • I KNOW MY SURGE IS ONTHE WAY."
  • 00:13:08.477 --> 00:13:10.379
  • THE WAY."HE DIDN'T MAKE A JUDGMENT
  • 00:13:10.379 --> 00:13:12.748
  • HE DIDN'T MAKE A JUDGMENTBASED ON ONE STORM.
  • 00:13:12.748 --> 00:13:14.683
  • BASED ON ONE STORM.HE KNEW THAT WAS A CHAPTER IN
  • 00:13:14.683 --> 00:13:17.086
  • HE KNEW THAT WAS A CHAPTER INHIS LIFE, NOT THE WHOLE BOOK.
  • 00:13:17.086 --> 00:13:18.721
  • HIS LIFE, NOT THE WHOLE BOOK.THE SCRIPTURE TALKS ABOUT HOW
  • 00:13:18.721 --> 00:13:20.556
  • THE SCRIPTURE TALKS ABOUT HOWGOD HAS WRITTEN EVERY DAY OF
  • 00:13:20.556 --> 00:13:22.725
  • GOD HAS WRITTEN EVERY DAY OFOUR LIFE IN HIS BOOK, AND
  • 00:13:22.725 --> 00:13:24.326
  • OUR LIFE IN HIS BOOK, ANDWHEN WE GO THROUGH THINGS WE
  • 00:13:24.326 --> 00:13:26.161
  • WHEN WE GO THROUGH THINGS WEDON'T UNDERSTAND, THINGS THAT
  • 00:13:26.161 --> 00:13:27.897
  • DON'T UNDERSTAND, THINGS THATARE NOT FAIR, IT'S EASY TO
  • 00:13:27.897 --> 00:13:29.798
  • ARE NOT FAIR, IT'S EASY TOGET STUCK ON THAT PAGE AND
  • 00:13:29.798 --> 00:13:31.233
  • GET STUCK ON THAT PAGE ANDTHINK THAT'S THE WAY IT'S
  • 00:13:31.233 --> 00:13:32.334
  • THINK THAT'S THE WAY IT'SALWAYS GOING TO BE.
  • 00:13:32.334 --> 00:13:33.936
  • ALWAYS GOING TO BE.BUT CAN I ENCOURAGE YOU?
  • 00:13:33.936 --> 00:13:35.938
  • BUT CAN I ENCOURAGE YOU?THAT'S JUST A CHAPTER.
  • 00:13:35.938 --> 00:13:37.940
  • THAT'S JUST A CHAPTER.THAT'S NOT YOUR WHOLE BOOK.
  • 00:13:37.940 --> 00:13:39.942
  • THAT'S NOT YOUR WHOLE BOOK.YOU HAVE TO TURN THE PAGE.
  • 00:13:39.942 --> 00:13:41.577
  • YOU HAVE TO TURN THE PAGE.IF YOU'LL KEEP MOVING
  • 00:13:41.577 --> 00:13:43.679
  • IF YOU'LL KEEP MOVINGFORWARD, BEING YOUR BEST, IN
  • 00:13:43.679 --> 00:13:44.413
  • FORWARD, BEING YOUR BEST, INSPITE OF WHAT DIDN'T WORK
  • 00:13:44.413 --> 00:13:46.515
  • SPITE OF WHAT DIDN'T WORKOUT, IN SPITE OF HOW UNFAIR
  • 00:13:46.515 --> 00:13:48.150
  • OUT, IN SPITE OF HOW UNFAIRIT WAS, YOU WILL COME TO
  • 00:13:48.150 --> 00:13:49.752
  • IT WAS, YOU WILL COME TOANOTHER CHAPTER, A CHAPTER
  • 00:13:49.752 --> 00:13:52.254
  • ANOTHER CHAPTER, A CHAPTERTHAT HAS A SURGE ALREADY
  • 00:13:52.254 --> 00:13:54.590
  • THAT HAS A SURGE ALREADYLINED UP, A SUDDEN INCREASE
  • 00:13:54.590 --> 00:13:56.492
  • LINED UP, A SUDDEN INCREASEOF GOD'S FAVOR, A CHAPTER
  • 00:13:56.492 --> 00:13:57.826
  • OF GOD'S FAVOR, A CHAPTERWHERE THE LIGHT COMES
  • 00:13:57.826 --> 00:14:00.129
  • WHERE THE LIGHT COMESBURSTING IN, A CHAPTER WHERE
  • 00:14:00.129 --> 00:14:02.598
  • BURSTING IN, A CHAPTER WHERETHE GOD WHO IS VERY PRESENT
  • 00:14:02.598 --> 00:14:04.366
  • THE GOD WHO IS VERY PRESENTHELP IN TROUBLE DOESN'T JUST
  • 00:14:04.366 --> 00:14:06.368
  • HELP IN TROUBLE DOESN'T JUSTSHOW UP, BUT HE SHOWS OUT.
  • 00:14:06.368 --> 00:14:07.303
  • SHOW UP, BUT HE SHOWS OUT.HE DOES MORE THAN YOU CAN
  • 00:14:07.303 --> 00:14:08.103
  • HE DOES MORE THAN YOU CANIMAGINE.
  • 00:14:08.103 --> 00:14:10.439
  • IMAGINE.ONE DAY, YOU'LL LOOK BACK AND
  • 00:14:10.439 --> 00:14:12.007
  • ONE DAY, YOU'LL LOOK BACK ANDSAY, "GOD, I DIDN'T LIKE IT.
  • 00:14:12.007 --> 00:14:14.076
  • SAY, "GOD, I DIDN'T LIKE IT.THE STORM WAS DIFFICULT, BUT
  • 00:14:14.076 --> 00:14:16.145
  • THE STORM WAS DIFFICULT, BUTWITHOUT THE STORM, I WOULDN'T
  • 00:14:16.145 --> 00:14:18.113
  • WITHOUT THE STORM, I WOULDN'THAVE SEEN THE SURGE.
  • 00:14:18.113 --> 00:14:19.048
  • HAVE SEEN THE SURGE.I WOULDN'T HAVE SEEN THE NEW
  • 00:14:19.048 --> 00:14:21.050
  • I WOULDN'T HAVE SEEN THE NEWBEGINNING, THE NEW LEVELS,
  • 00:14:21.050 --> 00:14:22.284
  • BEGINNING, THE NEW LEVELS,THE NEW RELATIONSHIPS," AND
  • 00:14:22.284 --> 00:14:24.086
  • THE NEW RELATIONSHIPS," ANDGOD DIDN'T JUST BRING JOB
  • 00:14:24.086 --> 00:14:25.154
  • GOD DIDN'T JUST BRING JOBOUT.
  • 00:14:25.154 --> 00:14:26.722
  • OUT.HE MADE THE ENEMY PAY.
  • 00:14:26.722 --> 00:14:28.590
  • HE MADE THE ENEMY PAY.JOB CAME OUT WITH TWICE WHAT
  • 00:14:28.590 --> 00:14:31.060
  • JOB CAME OUT WITH TWICE WHATHE HAD BEFORE THE OPPOSITION.
  • 00:14:31.060 --> 00:14:32.561
  • HE HAD BEFORE THE OPPOSITION.HE HAD TWICE THE CATTLE,
  • 00:14:32.561 --> 00:14:33.829
  • HE HAD TWICE THE CATTLE,TWICE THE SHEEP, TWICE THE
  • 00:14:33.829 --> 00:14:36.165
  • TWICE THE SHEEP, TWICE THEJOY, TWICE THE STRENGTH.
  • 00:14:36.165 --> 00:14:37.633
  • JOY, TWICE THE STRENGTH.HE GOT HIS HEALTH BACK.
  • 00:14:37.633 --> 00:14:39.168
  • HE GOT HIS HEALTH BACK.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "AFTER
  • 00:14:39.168 --> 00:14:43.005
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "AFTERTHIS, JOB LIVED 140 YEARS AND
  • 00:14:43.005 --> 00:14:44.206
  • THIS, JOB LIVED 140 YEARS ANDENJOYED HIS
  • 00:14:44.206 --> 00:14:46.208
  • ENJOYED HISGREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN."
  • 00:14:46.208 --> 00:14:47.843
  • GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN."NOTICE, AFTER THE STORM, HE
  • 00:14:47.843 --> 00:14:49.912
  • NOTICE, AFTER THE STORM, HECAME OUT WITH DOUBLE, AND HE
  • 00:14:49.912 --> 00:14:51.213
  • CAME OUT WITH DOUBLE, AND HEWENT ON TO LIVE A LONG,
  • 00:14:51.213 --> 00:14:53.449
  • WENT ON TO LIVE A LONG,HEALTHY, FAITH-FILLED LIFE.
  • 00:14:53.449 --> 00:14:55.584
  • HEALTHY, FAITH-FILLED LIFE.BUT WHEN WE THINK OF JOB,
  • 00:14:55.584 --> 00:14:57.953
  • BUT WHEN WE THINK OF JOB,MANY TIMES, WE THINK, "HE GOT
  • 00:14:57.953 --> 00:14:59.221
  • MANY TIMES, WE THINK, "HE GOTA BAD BOOK.
  • 00:14:59.221 --> 00:15:00.656
  • A BAD BOOK.HE GOT A RAW DEAL.
  • 00:15:00.656 --> 00:15:01.657
  • HE GOT A RAW DEAL.HE HAD TO ENDURE ALL THAT
  • 00:15:01.657 --> 00:15:02.591
  • HE HAD TO ENDURE ALL THATSUFFERING."
  • 00:15:02.591 --> 00:15:04.827
  • SUFFERING."THE TRUTH IS, IT WASN'T HIS
  • 00:15:04.827 --> 00:15:05.995
  • THE TRUTH IS, IT WASN'T HISWHOLE LIFE.
  • 00:15:05.995 --> 00:15:07.963
  • WHOLE LIFE.COMMENTARIES SAY IT WAS A
  • 00:15:07.963 --> 00:15:09.465
  • COMMENTARIES SAY IT WAS A9-MONTH PERIOD.
  • 00:15:09.465 --> 00:15:10.899
  • 9-MONTH PERIOD.WE HEAR ALL ABOUT THE
  • 00:15:10.899 --> 00:15:12.301
  • WE HEAR ALL ABOUT THESUFFERING OF JOB.
  • 00:15:12.301 --> 00:15:14.003
  • SUFFERING OF JOB.IT WAS LESS THAN A YEAR.
  • 00:15:14.003 --> 00:15:15.004
  • IT WAS LESS THAN A YEAR.IT WAS A SEASON.
  • 00:15:15.004 --> 00:15:16.572
  • IT WAS A SEASON.ARE YOU JUDGING THE REST OF
  • 00:15:16.572 --> 00:15:18.774
  • ARE YOU JUDGING THE REST OFYOUR LIFE BY A STORM THAT
  • 00:15:18.774 --> 00:15:19.975
  • YOUR LIFE BY A STORM THATYOU'RE IN NOW?
  • 00:15:19.975 --> 00:15:21.677
  • YOU'RE IN NOW?HAVE A NEW PERSPECTIVE: "THIS
  • 00:15:21.677 --> 00:15:23.479
  • HAVE A NEW PERSPECTIVE: "THISTOO SHALL PASS."
  • 00:15:23.479 --> 00:15:24.880
  • TOO SHALL PASS."GOD IS STILL ON THE THRONE,
  • 00:15:24.880 --> 00:15:26.081
  • GOD IS STILL ON THE THRONE,AND WHEN YOU COME OUT, YOU'RE
  • 00:15:26.081 --> 00:15:27.616
  • AND WHEN YOU COME OUT, YOU'RENOT GONNA COME OUT THE SAME.
  • 00:15:27.616 --> 00:15:30.619
  • NOT GONNA COME OUT THE SAME.DARE TO BELIEVE, LIKE JOB,
  • 00:15:30.619 --> 00:15:31.820
  • DARE TO BELIEVE, LIKE JOB,YOU'RE GOING TO COME OUT WITH
  • 00:15:31.820 --> 00:15:34.156
  • YOU'RE GOING TO COME OUT WITHDOUBLE, DOUBLE THE JOY,
  • 00:15:34.156 --> 00:15:35.124
  • DOUBLE, DOUBLE THE JOY,DOUBLE THE STRENGTH,
  • 00:15:35.124 --> 00:15:36.158
  • DOUBLE THE STRENGTH,DOUBLE THE PEACE,
  • 00:15:36.158 --> 00:15:37.326
  • DOUBLE THE PEACE,DOUBLE THE RESOURCES,
  • 00:15:37.326 --> 00:15:38.694
  • DOUBLE THE RESOURCES,DOUBLE THE INFLUENCE.
  • 00:15:38.694 --> 00:15:40.896
  • DOUBLE THE INFLUENCE.ZECHARIAH SAID, "IF YOU'LL BE
  • 00:15:40.896 --> 00:15:42.698
  • ZECHARIAH SAID, "IF YOU'LL BEA PRISONER OF HOPE, GOD WILL
  • 00:15:42.698 --> 00:15:45.300
  • A PRISONER OF HOPE, GOD WILLRESTORE DOUBLE BACK TO YOU."
  • 00:15:45.300 --> 00:15:45.901
  • RESTORE DOUBLE BACK TO YOU."THAT'S TALKING ABOUT THE
  • 00:15:45.901 --> 00:15:47.436
  • THAT'S TALKING ABOUT THESURGE, COMING OUT OF THE
  • 00:15:47.436 --> 00:15:49.338
  • SURGE, COMING OUT OF THESTORM, INCREASE TO A NEW
  • 00:15:49.338 --> 00:15:50.305
  • STORM, INCREASE TO A NEWLEVEL.
  • 00:15:50.305 --> 00:15:51.774
  • LEVEL.BUT HERE'S A KEY.
  • 00:15:51.774 --> 00:15:54.243
  • BUT HERE'S A KEY.JOB SAID IN CHAPTER 10: "I
  • 00:15:54.243 --> 00:15:56.078
  • JOB SAID IN CHAPTER 10: "IKNOW GOD'S GRANTED ME FAVOR."
  • 00:15:56.078 --> 00:15:57.346
  • KNOW GOD'S GRANTED ME FAVOR."BUT HE DIDN'T SEE THINGS TURN
  • 00:15:57.346 --> 00:16:00.382
  • BUT HE DIDN'T SEE THINGS TURNAROUND UNTIL CHAPTER 42.
  • 00:16:00.382 --> 00:16:01.784
  • AROUND UNTIL CHAPTER 42.IT WOULD HAVE BEEN EASY TO
  • 00:16:01.784 --> 00:16:03.352
  • IT WOULD HAVE BEEN EASY TOSAY HE HAD FAVOR AFTER HE
  • 00:16:03.352 --> 00:16:05.721
  • SAY HE HAD FAVOR AFTER HERECEIVED DOUBLE, AFTER HIS
  • 00:16:05.721 --> 00:16:07.756
  • RECEIVED DOUBLE, AFTER HISHEALTH WAS RESTORED, BUT IN
  • 00:16:07.756 --> 00:16:09.658
  • HEALTH WAS RESTORED, BUT INTHE MIDDLE OF THE STORM, WHEN
  • 00:16:09.658 --> 00:16:10.459
  • THE MIDDLE OF THE STORM, WHENHE COULD HAVE BEEN
  • 00:16:10.459 --> 00:16:11.927
  • HE COULD HAVE BEENCOMPLAINING, JOB WAS
  • 00:16:11.927 --> 00:16:14.463
  • COMPLAINING, JOB WASDECLARING THE FAVOR OF GOD.
  • 00:16:14.463 --> 00:16:16.231
  • DECLARING THE FAVOR OF GOD.WHAT YOU'RE SAYING IN THE
  • 00:16:16.231 --> 00:16:18.400
  • WHAT YOU'RE SAYING IN THESTORM WILL DETERMINE WHETHER
  • 00:16:18.400 --> 00:16:20.569
  • STORM WILL DETERMINE WHETHERYOU COME OUT OF THE STORM.
  • 00:16:20.569 --> 00:16:22.104
  • YOU COME OUT OF THE STORM.IF YOU'RE TALKING ABOUT HOW
  • 00:16:22.104 --> 00:16:23.405
  • IF YOU'RE TALKING ABOUT HOWBAD LIFE IS TREATING YOU,
  • 00:16:23.405 --> 00:16:24.540
  • BAD LIFE IS TREATING YOU,HOW, "I CAN'T BELIEVE THIS
  • 00:16:24.540 --> 00:16:26.208
  • HOW, "I CAN'T BELIEVE THISHAPPENED," YOU ARE DELAYING
  • 00:16:26.208 --> 00:16:27.876
  • HAPPENED," YOU ARE DELAYINGYOUR SURGE.
  • 00:16:27.876 --> 00:16:29.378
  • YOUR SURGE.YOUR WORDS CAN LIMIT YOUR
  • 00:16:29.378 --> 00:16:30.979
  • YOUR WORDS CAN LIMIT YOURLIFE, OR THEY CAN INCREASE
  • 00:16:30.979 --> 00:16:32.014
  • LIFE, OR THEY CAN INCREASEYOUR LIFE.
  • 00:16:32.014 --> 00:16:33.682
  • YOUR LIFE.THEY CAN CURSE YOUR FUTURE,
  • 00:16:33.682 --> 00:16:34.550
  • THEY CAN CURSE YOUR FUTURE,OR THEY CAN BLESS YOUR
  • 00:16:34.550 --> 00:16:35.884
  • OR THEY CAN BLESS YOURFUTURE.
  • 00:16:35.884 --> 00:16:37.086
  • FUTURE.DON'T TALK ABOUT HOW BIG THE
  • 00:16:37.086 --> 00:16:38.821
  • DON'T TALK ABOUT HOW BIG THEPROBLEM IS, TALK ABOUT HOW
  • 00:16:38.821 --> 00:16:40.222
  • PROBLEM IS, TALK ABOUT HOWBIG YOUR GOD IS.
  • 00:16:40.222 --> 00:16:42.291
  • BIG YOUR GOD IS.DO LIKE JOB, IN THE MIDDLE OF
  • 00:16:42.291 --> 00:16:44.393
  • DO LIKE JOB, IN THE MIDDLE OFTHE DIFFICULTY, "LORD, THANK
  • 00:16:44.393 --> 00:16:45.794
  • THE DIFFICULTY, "LORD, THANKYOU THAT FAVOR IS COMING.
  • 00:16:45.794 --> 00:16:46.862
  • YOU THAT FAVOR IS COMING.THANK YOU THAT HEALTH IS ON
  • 00:16:46.862 --> 00:16:47.830
  • THANK YOU THAT HEALTH IS ONTHE WAY.
  • 00:16:47.830 --> 00:16:48.797
  • THE WAY.THANK YOU THAT ABUNDANCE,
  • 00:16:48.797 --> 00:16:50.632
  • THANK YOU THAT ABUNDANCE,PROMOTION, VINDICATION IS IN
  • 00:16:50.632 --> 00:16:51.567
  • PROMOTION, VINDICATION IS INMY FUTURE.
  • 00:16:51.567 --> 00:16:53.735
  • MY FUTURE.IN SICKNESS, YOU NEED TO TALK
  • 00:16:53.735 --> 00:16:55.137
  • IN SICKNESS, YOU NEED TO TALKABOUT HEALTH.
  • 00:16:55.137 --> 00:16:56.405
  • ABOUT HEALTH.IN WEAKNESS, TALK ABOUT
  • 00:16:56.405 --> 00:16:57.339
  • IN WEAKNESS, TALK ABOUTSTRENGTH.
  • 00:16:57.339 --> 00:16:58.640
  • STRENGTH.IN LACK, TALK ABOUT
  • 00:16:58.640 --> 00:16:59.575
  • IN LACK, TALK ABOUTABUNDANCE.
  • 00:16:59.575 --> 00:17:01.577
  • ABUNDANCE.IF YOU HAVE A POOR MOUTH,
  • 00:17:01.577 --> 00:17:02.611
  • IF YOU HAVE A POOR MOUTH,YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE A POOR
  • 00:17:02.611 --> 00:17:03.579
  • YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE A POORLIFE.
  • 00:17:03.579 --> 00:17:05.781
  • LIFE.IF YOU HAVE A DEFEATED MOUTH,
  • 00:17:05.781 --> 00:17:06.482
  • IF YOU HAVE A DEFEATED MOUTH,YOU'RE GOING TO LIVE A
  • 00:17:06.482 --> 00:17:08.450
  • YOU'RE GOING TO LIVE ADEFEATED, MEDIOCRE LIFE.
  • 00:17:08.450 --> 00:17:09.218
  • DEFEATED, MEDIOCRE LIFE.BUT IF YOU'LL HAVE A
  • 00:17:09.218 --> 00:17:10.752
  • BUT IF YOU'LL HAVE AVICTORIOUS MOUTH, A
  • 00:17:10.752 --> 00:17:12.187
  • VICTORIOUS MOUTH, AFAITH-FILLED MOUTH, THEN YOU
  • 00:17:12.187 --> 00:17:13.021
  • FAITH-FILLED MOUTH, THEN YOUWILL LIVE A BLESSED,
  • 00:17:13.021 --> 00:17:16.525
  • WILL LIVE A BLESSED,ABUNDANT, FAITH-FILLED LIFE.
  • 00:17:16.525 --> 00:17:17.826
  • ABUNDANT, FAITH-FILLED LIFE.IN THE MIDDLE OF THE STORM,
  • 00:17:17.826 --> 00:17:20.129
  • IN THE MIDDLE OF THE STORM,DARE TO DECLARE, "I AM
  • 00:17:20.129 --> 00:17:21.563
  • DARE TO DECLARE, "I AMBLESSED.
  • 00:17:21.563 --> 00:17:22.764
  • BLESSED.I AM HEALTHY.
  • 00:17:22.764 --> 00:17:23.866
  • I AM HEALTHY.I AM STRONG.
  • 00:17:23.866 --> 00:17:24.833
  • I AM STRONG.I AM AN OVERCOMER.
  • 00:17:24.833 --> 00:17:26.668
  • I AM AN OVERCOMER.I AM MORE THAN A CONQUEROR."
  • 00:17:26.668 --> 00:17:28.170
  • I AM MORE THAN A CONQUEROR."YOU ARE PROPHESYING YOUR
  • 00:17:28.170 --> 00:17:29.004
  • YOU ARE PROPHESYING YOURFUTURE.
  • 00:17:29.004 --> 00:17:30.772
  • FUTURE.MAKE SURE WHAT YOU'RE SAYING
  • 00:17:30.772 --> 00:17:32.341
  • MAKE SURE WHAT YOU'RE SAYINGIS WHAT YOU WANT.
  • 00:17:32.341 --> 00:17:34.209
  • IS WHAT YOU WANT.DAVID HAD ALL KINDS OF THINGS
  • 00:17:34.209 --> 00:17:36.111
  • DAVID HAD ALL KINDS OF THINGSCOME AGAINST HIM, ARMIES,
  • 00:17:36.111 --> 00:17:37.846
  • COME AGAINST HIM, ARMIES,PEOPLE, HIS OWN FAMILY.
  • 00:17:37.846 --> 00:17:40.048
  • PEOPLE, HIS OWN FAMILY.HE SAID IN PSALM 3: "LORD,
  • 00:17:40.048 --> 00:17:41.850
  • HE SAID IN PSALM 3: "LORD,HOW ARE THEY INCREASED THAT
  • 00:17:41.850 --> 00:17:43.018
  • HOW ARE THEY INCREASED THATTROUBLE ME?"
  • 00:17:43.018 --> 00:17:44.052
  • TROUBLE ME?"HE WAS SAYING, "GOD, I'M
  • 00:17:44.052 --> 00:17:45.821
  • HE WAS SAYING, "GOD, I'MSURROUNDED BY ENEMIES.
  • 00:17:45.821 --> 00:17:46.955
  • SURROUNDED BY ENEMIES.I'M IN THIS STORM."
  • 00:17:46.955 --> 00:17:48.123
  • I'M IN THIS STORM."IF HE WOULD HAVE STOPPED
  • 00:17:48.123 --> 00:17:49.291
  • IF HE WOULD HAVE STOPPEDTHERE, HE WOULD HAVE GOTTEN
  • 00:17:49.291 --> 00:17:50.893
  • THERE, HE WOULD HAVE GOTTENSTUCK.
  • 00:17:50.893 --> 00:17:52.327
  • STUCK.HE WENT ON TO SAY, "BUT YOU,
  • 00:17:52.327 --> 00:17:54.129
  • HE WENT ON TO SAY, "BUT YOU,O LORD, ARE A SHIELD UNTO
  • 00:17:54.129 --> 00:17:54.930
  • O LORD, ARE A SHIELD UNTOME."
  • 00:17:54.930 --> 00:17:56.031
  • ME."HE WAS SAYING, "GOD, I'M
  • 00:17:56.031 --> 00:17:57.699
  • HE WAS SAYING, "GOD, I'MSURROUNDED BY ENEMIES, BUT I
  • 00:17:57.699 --> 00:17:58.967
  • SURROUNDED BY ENEMIES, BUT IKNOW YOU'RE BIGGER, YOU'RE
  • 00:17:58.967 --> 00:18:00.002
  • KNOW YOU'RE BIGGER, YOU'RESTRONGER.
  • 00:18:00.002 --> 00:18:01.503
  • STRONGER.IF YOU BE FOR ME, WHO DARE BE
  • 00:18:01.503 --> 00:18:03.038
  • IF YOU BE FOR ME, WHO DARE BEAGAINST ME?"
  • 00:18:03.038 --> 00:18:05.007
  • AGAINST ME?"DON'T CANCEL OUT YOUR SURGE
  • 00:18:05.007 --> 00:18:06.975
  • DON'T CANCEL OUT YOUR SURGEWITH NEGATIVE WORDS.
  • 00:18:06.975 --> 00:18:08.677
  • WITH NEGATIVE WORDS.GET IN AGREEMENT WITH GOD.
  • 00:18:08.677 --> 00:18:09.912
  • GET IN AGREEMENT WITH GOD.ALL THROUGH THE DAY, "LORD,
  • 00:18:09.912 --> 00:18:10.946
  • ALL THROUGH THE DAY, "LORD,THANK YOU THAT FAVOR IS
  • 00:18:10.946 --> 00:18:11.847
  • THANK YOU THAT FAVOR ISCOMING.
  • 00:18:11.847 --> 00:18:12.948
  • COMING.THANK YOU THAT DOUBLE IS ON
  • 00:18:12.948 --> 00:18:13.715
  • THANK YOU THAT DOUBLE IS ONTHE WAY.
  • 00:18:13.715 --> 00:18:14.283
  • THE WAY.THANK YOU THAT ARE A SHIELD
  • 00:18:14.283 --> 00:18:15.684
  • THANK YOU THAT ARE A SHIELDUNTO ME."
  • 00:18:15.684 --> 00:18:17.853
  • UNTO ME."1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 30, DAVID
  • 00:18:17.853 --> 00:18:19.655
  • 1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 30, DAVIDWAS 30 YEARS OLD.
  • 00:18:19.655 --> 00:18:21.156
  • WAS 30 YEARS OLD.HE WAS ANOINTED TO BE KING AT
  • 00:18:21.156 --> 00:18:24.159
  • HE WAS ANOINTED TO BE KING AT17, BUT BECAUSE SAUL WAS SO
  • 00:18:24.159 --> 00:18:26.528
  • 17, BUT BECAUSE SAUL WAS SOJEALOUS OF HIM, FOR THE LAST
  • 00:18:26.528 --> 00:18:28.263
  • JEALOUS OF HIM, FOR THE LASTFEW YEARS, HE HAD BEEN LIVING
  • 00:18:28.263 --> 00:18:31.066
  • FEW YEARS, HE HAD BEEN LIVINGIN A CITY CALLED ZIKLAG, AND
  • 00:18:31.066 --> 00:18:33.202
  • IN A CITY CALLED ZIKLAG, ANDONE DAY, HE AND HIS 600 MEN
  • 00:18:33.202 --> 00:18:34.603
  • ONE DAY, HE AND HIS 600 MENWERE RETURNING HOME FROM
  • 00:18:34.603 --> 00:18:36.205
  • WERE RETURNING HOME FROMPROTECTING THE BORDERS OF
  • 00:18:36.205 --> 00:18:37.105
  • PROTECTING THE BORDERS OFISRAEL.
  • 00:18:37.105 --> 00:18:38.674
  • ISRAEL.IT WAS A 3-DAY JOURNEY.
  • 00:18:38.674 --> 00:18:39.808
  • IT WAS A 3-DAY JOURNEY.THEY WERE EXCITED TO SEE
  • 00:18:39.808 --> 00:18:41.543
  • THEY WERE EXCITED TO SEETHEIR CHILDREN, THEIR FAMILY
  • 00:18:41.543 --> 00:18:42.711
  • THEIR CHILDREN, THEIR FAMILYAGAIN.
  • 00:18:42.711 --> 00:18:44.346
  • AGAIN.BUT WHEN THEY GOT CLOSE TO
  • 00:18:44.346 --> 00:18:46.315
  • BUT WHEN THEY GOT CLOSE TOZIKLAG, THEY NOTICED SMOKE
  • 00:18:46.315 --> 00:18:48.383
  • ZIKLAG, THEY NOTICED SMOKEBILLOWING IN THE AIR.
  • 00:18:48.383 --> 00:18:49.751
  • BILLOWING IN THE AIR.THEY WERE ALARMED, THINKING,
  • 00:18:49.751 --> 00:18:50.786
  • THEY WERE ALARMED, THINKING,"THAT LOOKS LIKE IT COULD BE
  • 00:18:50.786 --> 00:18:52.287
  • "THAT LOOKS LIKE IT COULD BENEAR OUR CITY."
  • 00:18:52.287 --> 00:18:53.956
  • NEAR OUR CITY."AS THEY GOT CLOSER, THEIR
  • 00:18:53.956 --> 00:18:56.058
  • AS THEY GOT CLOSER, THEIRALARM TURNED TO PANIC.
  • 00:18:56.058 --> 00:18:57.559
  • ALARM TURNED TO PANIC.THEY COULD SEE THEIR CITY WAS
  • 00:18:57.559 --> 00:18:58.727
  • THEY COULD SEE THEIR CITY WASON FIRE.
  • 00:18:58.727 --> 00:19:00.762
  • ON FIRE.RAIDERS HAD COME IN, BURNED
  • 00:19:00.762 --> 00:19:02.631
  • RAIDERS HAD COME IN, BURNEDDOWN THEIR HOUSES, STOLEN
  • 00:19:02.631 --> 00:19:04.399
  • DOWN THEIR HOUSES, STOLENTHEIR POSSESSIONS, KIDNAPPED
  • 00:19:04.399 --> 00:19:06.635
  • THEIR POSSESSIONS, KIDNAPPEDTHEIR WIVES AND CHILDREN.
  • 00:19:06.635 --> 00:19:08.170
  • THEIR WIVES AND CHILDREN.IT WAS THE GREATEST DEFEAT
  • 00:19:08.170 --> 00:19:10.105
  • IT WAS THE GREATEST DEFEATTHAT DAVID EVER SUFFERED.
  • 00:19:10.105 --> 00:19:11.573
  • THAT DAVID EVER SUFFERED.THEY WERE SO DISTRAUGHT, THE
  • 00:19:11.573 --> 00:19:13.141
  • THEY WERE SO DISTRAUGHT, THESCRIPTURE SAYS, "THEY WEPT
  • 00:19:13.141 --> 00:19:15.177
  • SCRIPTURE SAYS, "THEY WEPTUNTIL THEY COULD NOT WEEP
  • 00:19:15.177 --> 00:19:17.646
  • UNTIL THEY COULD NOT WEEPANYMORE," AND WHEN A STORM
  • 00:19:17.646 --> 00:19:19.748
  • ANYMORE," AND WHEN A STORMHITS, KNOCKS THE WIND OUT OF
  • 00:19:19.748 --> 00:19:21.283
  • HITS, KNOCKS THE WIND OUT OFUS, THERE'S NOTHING WRONG
  • 00:19:21.283 --> 00:19:22.918
  • US, THERE'S NOTHING WRONGWITH WEEPING.
  • 00:19:22.918 --> 00:19:24.419
  • WITH WEEPING.WHEN YOU WEEP, YOU'RE NOT
  • 00:19:24.419 --> 00:19:26.855
  • WHEN YOU WEEP, YOU'RE NOTWEAK, YOU'RE HUMAN.
  • 00:19:26.855 --> 00:19:27.889
  • WEAK, YOU'RE HUMAN.YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE STRONG
  • 00:19:27.889 --> 00:19:29.157
  • YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE STRONGALL THE TIME.
  • 00:19:29.157 --> 00:19:31.560
  • ALL THE TIME.EVEN JESUS WEPT WHEN HE HEARD
  • 00:19:31.560 --> 00:19:33.762
  • EVEN JESUS WEPT WHEN HE HEARDHIS FRIEND LAZARUS HAD DIED,
  • 00:19:33.762 --> 00:19:35.197
  • HIS FRIEND LAZARUS HAD DIED,AND DAVID WAS THIS SKILLED
  • 00:19:35.197 --> 00:19:37.332
  • AND DAVID WAS THIS SKILLEDWARRIOR, STRONG, COURAGEOUS,
  • 00:19:37.332 --> 00:19:38.734
  • WARRIOR, STRONG, COURAGEOUS,BUT WHEN HE SAW ALL THE
  • 00:19:38.734 --> 00:19:40.335
  • BUT WHEN HE SAW ALL THEDESTRUCTION, HE WAS SO
  • 00:19:40.335 --> 00:19:42.337
  • DESTRUCTION, HE WAS SOOVERCOME THAT HE WEPT.
  • 00:19:42.337 --> 00:19:44.706
  • OVERCOME THAT HE WEPT.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS THAT GOD
  • 00:19:44.706 --> 00:19:46.808
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS THAT GODCOLLECTS ALL OF OUR TEARS.
  • 00:19:46.808 --> 00:19:48.477
  • COLLECTS ALL OF OUR TEARS.HE SEES THE HEARTACHE, THE
  • 00:19:48.477 --> 00:19:51.113
  • HE SEES THE HEARTACHE, THEHURTS, THE DISAPPOINTMENTS.
  • 00:19:51.113 --> 00:19:53.215
  • HURTS, THE DISAPPOINTMENTS.PSALM 84 SAYS: "HE WILL TAKE
  • 00:19:53.215 --> 00:19:54.916
  • PSALM 84 SAYS: "HE WILL TAKETHOSE TEARS AND TURN THEM
  • 00:19:54.916 --> 00:19:57.552
  • THOSE TEARS AND TURN THEMINTO POOLS OF REFRESHING TO
  • 00:19:57.552 --> 00:19:59.154
  • INTO POOLS OF REFRESHING TOREFRESH YOU," AND JUST WHEN
  • 00:19:59.154 --> 00:20:01.056
  • REFRESH YOU," AND JUST WHENDAVID DIDN'T THINK IT COULD
  • 00:20:01.056 --> 00:20:03.225
  • DAVID DIDN'T THINK IT COULDGET ANY WORSE, HIS MEN WERE
  • 00:20:03.225 --> 00:20:04.760
  • GET ANY WORSE, HIS MEN WERESO UPSET THEY TALKED ABOUT
  • 00:20:04.760 --> 00:20:06.261
  • SO UPSET THEY TALKED ABOUTSTONING HIM.
  • 00:20:06.261 --> 00:20:07.496
  • STONING HIM.THIS COULD HAVE BEEN THE END
  • 00:20:07.496 --> 00:20:09.197
  • THIS COULD HAVE BEEN THE ENDOF DAVID'S STORY.
  • 00:20:09.197 --> 00:20:10.265
  • OF DAVID'S STORY.HE COULD HAVE BECOME BITTER
  • 00:20:10.265 --> 00:20:11.466
  • HE COULD HAVE BECOME BITTERAND FADED OFF INTO THE
  • 00:20:11.466 --> 00:20:14.136
  • AND FADED OFF INTO THESUNSET, BUT DAVID UNDERSTOOD
  • 00:20:14.136 --> 00:20:15.337
  • SUNSET, BUT DAVID UNDERSTOODTHIS PRINCIPLE.
  • 00:20:15.337 --> 00:20:16.705
  • THIS PRINCIPLE.HE KNEW THE SAME GOD THAT
  • 00:20:16.705 --> 00:20:19.074
  • HE KNEW THE SAME GOD THATALLOWED THE STORM HAD A SURGE
  • 00:20:19.074 --> 00:20:21.310
  • ALLOWED THE STORM HAD A SURGEALREADY LINED UP.
  • 00:20:21.310 --> 00:20:23.111
  • ALREADY LINED UP.HE KNEW THE SETBACK WAS A
  • 00:20:23.111 --> 00:20:25.213
  • HE KNEW THE SETBACK WAS ASETUP FOR GOD TO TAKE HIM
  • 00:20:25.213 --> 00:20:27.349
  • SETUP FOR GOD TO TAKE HIMWHERE HE HAD NEVER BEEN.
  • 00:20:27.349 --> 00:20:28.984
  • WHERE HE HAD NEVER BEEN.DAVID DIDN'T HAVE ANYBODY TO
  • 00:20:28.984 --> 00:20:30.452
  • DAVID DIDN'T HAVE ANYBODY TOENCOURAGE HIM.
  • 00:20:30.452 --> 00:20:31.753
  • ENCOURAGE HIM.HE COULDN'T TURN ON THE
  • 00:20:31.753 --> 00:20:33.255
  • HE COULDN'T TURN ON THETELEVISION, COULDN'T LISTEN
  • 00:20:33.255 --> 00:20:35.090
  • TELEVISION, COULDN'T LISTENTO A PODCAST, COULDN'T FIND
  • 00:20:35.090 --> 00:20:36.692
  • TO A PODCAST, COULDN'T FINDTHE NEAREST CHURCH, TEMPLE.
  • 00:20:36.692 --> 00:20:38.660
  • THE NEAREST CHURCH, TEMPLE.EVERYBODY AROUND HIM WAS
  • 00:20:38.660 --> 00:20:40.362
  • EVERYBODY AROUND HIM WASCOMPLAINING, NEGATIVE.
  • 00:20:40.362 --> 00:20:41.563
  • COMPLAINING, NEGATIVE.WHEN HE LOOKED AT THE
  • 00:20:41.563 --> 00:20:44.032
  • WHEN HE LOOKED AT THECIRCUMSTANCES, SMOKE, ASHES,
  • 00:20:44.032 --> 00:20:45.767
  • CIRCUMSTANCES, SMOKE, ASHES,RUINS, THAT WAS DEPRESSING.
  • 00:20:45.767 --> 00:20:47.502
  • RUINS, THAT WAS DEPRESSING.WHAT DID DAVID DO?
  • 00:20:47.502 --> 00:20:48.970
  • WHAT DID DAVID DO?THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "HE
  • 00:20:48.970 --> 00:20:51.206
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "HEENCOURAGED HIMSELF IN THE
  • 00:20:51.206 --> 00:20:52.741
  • ENCOURAGED HIMSELF IN THELORD HIS GOD."
  • 00:20:52.741 --> 00:20:55.143
  • LORD HIS GOD."THERE WILL BE TIMES YOU CAN'T
  • 00:20:55.143 --> 00:20:56.578
  • THERE WILL BE TIMES YOU CAN'TFIND A FRIEND TO CHEER YOU
  • 00:20:56.578 --> 00:20:57.679
  • FIND A FRIEND TO CHEER YOUUP.
  • 00:20:57.679 --> 00:20:59.381
  • UP.YOUR SPOUSE IS IN A BAD MOOD.
  • 00:20:59.381 --> 00:21:01.116
  • YOUR SPOUSE IS IN A BAD MOOD.LAKEWOOD IS CLOSED BECAUSE OF
  • 00:21:01.116 --> 00:21:02.684
  • LAKEWOOD IS CLOSED BECAUSE OFHURRICANE HARVEY.
  • 00:21:02.684 --> 00:21:03.685
  • HURRICANE HARVEY.YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE TO DO
  • 00:21:03.685 --> 00:21:05.387
  • YOU'RE GOING TO HAVE TO DOWHAT DAVID DID AND ENCOURAGE
  • 00:21:05.387 --> 00:21:07.489
  • WHAT DAVID DID AND ENCOURAGEYOURSELF IN THE LORD YOUR
  • 00:21:07.489 --> 00:21:09.624
  • YOURSELF IN THE LORD YOURGOD.
  • 00:21:09.624 --> 00:21:11.226
  • GOD."GOD, I KNOW YOU'RE STILL ON
  • 00:21:11.226 --> 00:21:12.694
  • "GOD, I KNOW YOU'RE STILL ONTHE THRONE.
  • 00:21:12.694 --> 00:21:13.829
  • THE THRONE.YOU HAVEN'T BROUGHT ME THIS
  • 00:21:13.829 --> 00:21:15.230
  • YOU HAVEN'T BROUGHT ME THISFAR TO LEAVE ME.
  • 00:21:15.230 --> 00:21:16.431
  • FAR TO LEAVE ME.GOD, YOU'VE DONE IT IN THE
  • 00:21:16.431 --> 00:21:17.432
  • GOD, YOU'VE DONE IT IN THEPAST.
  • 00:21:17.432 --> 00:21:19.534
  • PAST.I KNOW YOU'LL DO IT AGAIN."
  • 00:21:19.534 --> 00:21:21.403
  • I KNOW YOU'LL DO IT AGAIN."DAVID SAID, "OH, MAGNIFY
  • 00:21:21.403 --> 00:21:23.071
  • DAVID SAID, "OH, MAGNIFYTHE LORD WITH ME."
  • 00:21:23.071 --> 00:21:25.107
  • THE LORD WITH ME."I DON'T KNOW, MAYBE HE WROTE
  • 00:21:25.107 --> 00:21:27.542
  • I DON'T KNOW, MAYBE HE WROTETHAT SITTING IN THE RUINS OF
  • 00:21:27.542 --> 00:21:28.477
  • THAT SITTING IN THE RUINS OFZIKLAG.
  • 00:21:28.477 --> 00:21:30.579
  • ZIKLAG.MAYBE HE WAS TELLING HIMSELF,
  • 00:21:30.579 --> 00:21:31.980
  • MAYBE HE WAS TELLING HIMSELF,"I'M NOT GOING TO MAGNIFY
  • 00:21:31.980 --> 00:21:33.115
  • "I'M NOT GOING TO MAGNIFYWHAT I LOST.
  • 00:21:33.115 --> 00:21:34.216
  • WHAT I LOST.I'M NOT GOING TO DWELL ON
  • 00:21:34.216 --> 00:21:35.684
  • I'M NOT GOING TO DWELL ONWHAT WAS UNFAIR.
  • 00:21:35.684 --> 00:21:36.785
  • WHAT WAS UNFAIR.I'M NOT GOING TO SIT AROUND
  • 00:21:36.785 --> 00:21:37.686
  • I'M NOT GOING TO SIT AROUNDTHINKING ABOUT WHAT DIDN'T
  • 00:21:37.686 --> 00:21:38.620
  • THINKING ABOUT WHAT DIDN'TWORK OUT.
  • 00:21:38.620 --> 00:21:39.654
  • WORK OUT.I'M GOING TO MAGNIFY
  • 00:21:39.654 --> 00:21:40.622
  • I'M GOING TO MAGNIFYTHE LORD.
  • 00:21:40.622 --> 00:21:41.423
  • THE LORD.I'M GOING TO MAKE MY GOD
  • 00:21:41.423 --> 00:21:42.624
  • I'M GOING TO MAKE MY GODBIGGER.
  • 00:21:42.624 --> 00:21:43.759
  • BIGGER.I'M GOING TO TALK ABOUT HIS
  • 00:21:43.759 --> 00:21:44.893
  • I'M GOING TO TALK ABOUT HISGREATNESS.
  • 00:21:44.893 --> 00:21:47.262
  • GREATNESS.THE BIGGER YOU MAKE GOD, THE
  • 00:21:47.262 --> 00:21:49.631
  • THE BIGGER YOU MAKE GOD, THESMALLER YOUR PROBLEMS BECOME,
  • 00:21:49.631 --> 00:21:50.899
  • SMALLER YOUR PROBLEMS BECOME,AND THE MORE FAITH RISES IN
  • 00:21:50.899 --> 00:21:52.834
  • AND THE MORE FAITH RISES INYOUR HEART, AND WHEN THE
  • 00:21:52.834 --> 00:21:54.136
  • YOUR HEART, AND WHEN THEENEMY HITS YOU WITH HIS BEST
  • 00:21:54.136 --> 00:21:55.904
  • ENEMY HITS YOU WITH HIS BESTSHOT, HIS BEST WILL NEVER BE
  • 00:21:55.904 --> 00:21:57.072
  • SHOT, HIS BEST WILL NEVER BEENOUGH.
  • 00:21:57.072 --> 00:21:58.707
  • ENOUGH.HE MAY KNOCK YOU DOWN, BUT HE
  • 00:21:58.707 --> 00:22:00.275
  • HE MAY KNOCK YOU DOWN, BUT HECAN'T KNOCK YOU OUT.
  • 00:22:00.275 --> 00:22:01.543
  • CAN'T KNOCK YOU OUT.GOD HAS YOU IN THE PALM OF
  • 00:22:01.543 --> 00:22:03.044
  • GOD HAS YOU IN THE PALM OFHIS HAND.
  • 00:22:03.044 --> 00:22:05.046
  • HIS HAND.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "A GOOD
  • 00:22:05.046 --> 00:22:07.382
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "A GOODPERSON MAY FALL SEVEN TIMES,
  • 00:22:07.382 --> 00:22:08.950
  • PERSON MAY FALL SEVEN TIMES,BUT THE LORD WILL RAISE THEM
  • 00:22:08.950 --> 00:22:11.052
  • BUT THE LORD WILL RAISE THEMUP, AND YOU MAY BE DOWN, BUT
  • 00:22:11.052 --> 00:22:13.255
  • UP, AND YOU MAY BE DOWN, BUTGET READY, THE LORD, THE
  • 00:22:13.255 --> 00:22:14.723
  • GET READY, THE LORD, THECREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE,
  • 00:22:14.723 --> 00:22:16.057
  • CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSE,THE MOST HIGH GOD, IS
  • 00:22:16.057 --> 00:22:17.392
  • THE MOST HIGH GOD, ISGOING TO RAISE YOU UP.
  • 00:22:17.392 --> 00:22:19.428
  • GOING TO RAISE YOU UP.THE STORM MAY HAVE BEEN
  • 00:22:19.428 --> 00:22:21.930
  • THE STORM MAY HAVE BEENUNFAIR, BUT THE SURGE IS
  • 00:22:21.930 --> 00:22:23.498
  • UNFAIR, BUT THE SURGE ISGOING TO MAKE UP FOR IT.
  • 00:22:23.498 --> 00:22:25.200
  • GOING TO MAKE UP FOR IT.WHERE GOD IS TAKING YOU IS
  • 00:22:25.200 --> 00:22:26.868
  • WHERE GOD IS TAKING YOU ISGOING TO PAY YOU BACK FOR
  • 00:22:26.868 --> 00:22:29.004
  • GOING TO PAY YOU BACK FORWHAT THE ENEMY TRIED TO DO,
  • 00:22:29.004 --> 00:22:31.239
  • WHAT THE ENEMY TRIED TO DO,AND DAVID GOT HIS FIRE BACK.
  • 00:22:31.239 --> 00:22:32.507
  • AND DAVID GOT HIS FIRE BACK.HE ASKED GOD IF HE SHOULD
  • 00:22:32.507 --> 00:22:33.775
  • HE ASKED GOD IF HE SHOULDATTACK THE ENEMY.
  • 00:22:33.775 --> 00:22:35.944
  • ATTACK THE ENEMY.GOD SAID, "YES, PURSUE THEM,
  • 00:22:35.944 --> 00:22:37.813
  • GOD SAID, "YES, PURSUE THEM,FOR YOU WILL SURELY OVERTAKE
  • 00:22:37.813 --> 00:22:40.015
  • FOR YOU WILL SURELY OVERTAKETHEM AND RECOVER ALL."
  • 00:22:40.015 --> 00:22:41.183
  • THEM AND RECOVER ALL."YOU MAY HAVE LOST SOME
  • 00:22:41.183 --> 00:22:42.150
  • YOU MAY HAVE LOST SOMETHINGS.
  • 00:22:42.150 --> 00:22:43.952
  • THINGS.THE STORM, THE BETRAYAL, THE
  • 00:22:43.952 --> 00:22:46.087
  • THE STORM, THE BETRAYAL, THEDIFFICULTY HAS SET YOU BACK.
  • 00:22:46.087 --> 00:22:47.923
  • DIFFICULTY HAS SET YOU BACK.GOD IS SAYING TO YOU WHAT HE
  • 00:22:47.923 --> 00:22:49.424
  • GOD IS SAYING TO YOU WHAT HESAID TO DAVID, "YOU'RE GOING
  • 00:22:49.424 --> 00:22:50.792
  • SAID TO DAVID, "YOU'RE GOINGTO RECOVER ALL.
  • 00:22:50.792 --> 00:22:51.760
  • TO RECOVER ALL.YOU'RE NOT GOING TO COME OUT
  • 00:22:51.760 --> 00:22:52.794
  • YOU'RE NOT GOING TO COME OUTDECREASED.
  • 00:22:52.794 --> 00:22:53.662
  • DECREASED.YOU'RE GOING TO COME OUT
  • 00:22:53.662 --> 00:22:54.463
  • YOU'RE GOING TO COME OUTBETTER."
  • 00:22:54.463 --> 00:22:56.665
  • BETTER."DAVID AND HIS MEN ATTACKED
  • 00:22:56.665 --> 00:22:57.766
  • DAVID AND HIS MEN ATTACKEDTHE ENEMY.
  • 00:22:57.766 --> 00:22:59.034
  • THE ENEMY.THEY DEFEATED THEM.
  • 00:22:59.034 --> 00:23:00.569
  • THEY DEFEATED THEM.THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "DAVID
  • 00:23:00.569 --> 00:23:01.903
  • THE SCRIPTURE SAYS, "DAVIDRECOVERED ALL THAT THE
  • 00:23:01.903 --> 00:23:04.539
  • RECOVERED ALL THAT THEAMALEKITES HAD CARRIED AWAY,
  • 00:23:04.539 --> 00:23:06.274
  • AMALEKITES HAD CARRIED AWAY,AND DAVID RESCUED HIS
  • 00:23:06.274 --> 00:23:07.609
  • AND DAVID RESCUED HISTWO WIVES."
  • 00:23:07.609 --> 00:23:09.411
  • TWO WIVES."NOTICE, A DOUBLE PORTION,
  • 00:23:09.411 --> 00:23:11.813
  • NOTICE, A DOUBLE PORTION,TWO WIVES.
  • 00:23:11.813 --> 00:23:12.747
  • TWO WIVES.THAT'S OLD TESTAMENT, MEN,
  • 00:23:12.747 --> 00:23:14.783
  • THAT'S OLD TESTAMENT, MEN,DON'T EVEN GO THERE.
  • 00:23:14.783 --> 00:23:15.984
  • DON'T EVEN GO THERE.THEY NOT ONLY GOT ALL THEIR
  • 00:23:15.984 --> 00:23:17.719
  • THEY NOT ONLY GOT ALL THEIRPOSSESSIONS BACK, THEY GOT
  • 00:23:17.719 --> 00:23:18.887
  • POSSESSIONS BACK, THEY GOTTHEIR WIVES AND CHILDREN, BUT
  • 00:23:18.887 --> 00:23:20.555
  • THEIR WIVES AND CHILDREN, BUTDAVID TOOK THE FLOCKS AND
  • 00:23:20.555 --> 00:23:21.990
  • DAVID TOOK THE FLOCKS ANDHERDS THAT BELONGED TO
  • 00:23:21.990 --> 00:23:23.058
  • HERDS THAT BELONGED TOTHE AMALEKITES.
  • 00:23:23.058 --> 00:23:24.426
  • THE AMALEKITES.THEY CAME OUT BETTER.
  • 00:23:24.426 --> 00:23:25.760
  • THEY CAME OUT BETTER.THAT WOULD BE REASON ENOUGH
  • 00:23:25.760 --> 00:23:27.762
  • THAT WOULD BE REASON ENOUGHTO CELEBRATE, BUT GOD LIKES
  • 00:23:27.762 --> 00:23:29.097
  • TO CELEBRATE, BUT GOD LIKESTO DO MORE THAN WE CAN
  • 00:23:29.097 --> 00:23:30.198
  • TO DO MORE THAN WE CANASK OR THINK.
  • 00:23:30.198 --> 00:23:32.100
  • ASK OR THINK.THE SAME DAY DAVID AND HIS
  • 00:23:32.100 --> 00:23:33.835
  • THE SAME DAY DAVID AND HISMEN WERE RECOVERING WHAT WAS
  • 00:23:33.835 --> 00:23:36.204
  • MEN WERE RECOVERING WHAT WASSTOLEN, KING SAUL WAS KILLED
  • 00:23:36.204 --> 00:23:38.573
  • STOLEN, KING SAUL WAS KILLEDIN A BATTLE, AND THAT DAY,
  • 00:23:38.573 --> 00:23:39.908
  • IN A BATTLE, AND THAT DAY,DAVID NOT ONLY EXPERIENCED
  • 00:23:39.908 --> 00:23:41.877
  • DAVID NOT ONLY EXPERIENCEDONE OF HIS GREATEST VICTORY,
  • 00:23:41.877 --> 00:23:43.111
  • ONE OF HIS GREATEST VICTORY,BUT HE WAS MADE KING OF
  • 00:23:43.111 --> 00:23:44.513
  • BUT HE WAS MADE KING OFISRAEL.
  • 00:23:44.513 --> 00:23:47.015
  • ISRAEL.THIS ALL HAPPENED 72 HOURS
  • 00:23:47.015 --> 00:23:48.850
  • THIS ALL HAPPENED 72 HOURSAFTER DAVID SUFFERED HIS
  • 00:23:48.850 --> 00:23:50.485
  • AFTER DAVID SUFFERED HISGREATEST ATTACK.
  • 00:23:50.485 --> 00:23:52.354
  • GREATEST ATTACK.THE STORM WAS DEVASTATING.
  • 00:23:52.354 --> 00:23:54.222
  • THE STORM WAS DEVASTATING.IT PULLED THEM WAY BACK.
  • 00:23:54.222 --> 00:23:55.357
  • IT PULLED THEM WAY BACK.THAT MEANT THE SURGE WAS
  • 00:23:55.357 --> 00:23:57.492
  • THAT MEANT THE SURGE WASGOING TO BE EQUALLY AS STRONG
  • 00:23:57.492 --> 00:23:59.261
  • GOING TO BE EQUALLY AS STRONGIN THE OTHER DIRECTION.
  • 00:23:59.261 --> 00:24:01.029
  • IN THE OTHER DIRECTION.WHEN YOU HAVE A BIG STORM,
  • 00:24:01.029 --> 00:24:03.231
  • WHEN YOU HAVE A BIG STORM,GET READY FOR A BIG SURGE.
  • 00:24:03.231 --> 00:24:04.799
  • GET READY FOR A BIG SURGE.IT MAY LOOK DIFFICULT.
  • 00:24:04.799 --> 00:24:05.700
  • IT MAY LOOK DIFFICULT.YOU DON'T SEE HOW IT COULD
  • 00:24:05.700 --> 00:24:06.568
  • YOU DON'T SEE HOW IT COULDWORK OUT.
  • 00:24:06.568 --> 00:24:08.303
  • WORK OUT.YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT GOD
  • 00:24:08.303 --> 00:24:09.704
  • YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT GODIS UP TO.
  • 00:24:09.704 --> 00:24:11.172
  • IS UP TO.LIKE DAVID, YOU MAY BE
  • 00:24:11.172 --> 00:24:12.774
  • LIKE DAVID, YOU MAY BE72 HOURS FROM YOUR
  • 00:24:12.774 --> 00:24:14.075
  • 72 HOURS FROM YOURGREATEST VICTORY.
  • 00:24:14.075 --> 00:24:15.577
  • GREATEST VICTORY.STIR YOUR FAITH UP,
  • 00:24:15.577 --> 00:24:17.078
  • STIR YOUR FAITH UP,ENCOURAGE YOURSELF.
  • 00:24:17.078 --> 00:24:19.080
  • ENCOURAGE YOURSELF.A SURGE IS COMING, A SURGE OF
  • 00:24:19.080 --> 00:24:21.082
  • A SURGE IS COMING, A SURGE OFFAVOR, A SURGE OF INCREASE,
  • 00:24:21.082 --> 00:24:21.983
  • FAVOR, A SURGE OF INCREASE,A SURGE OF HEALING.
  • 00:24:21.983 --> 00:24:23.218
  • A SURGE OF HEALING.I BELIEVE AND DECLARE
  • 00:24:23.218 --> 00:24:24.953
  • I BELIEVE AND DECLARETHE LIGHT IS ABOUT TO
  • 00:24:24.953 --> 00:24:26.221
  • THE LIGHT IS ABOUT TOCOME BURSTING IN.
  • 00:24:26.221 --> 00:24:27.389
  • COME BURSTING IN.LIKE JOB, YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:24:27.389 --> 00:24:28.390
  • LIKE JOB, YOU'RE GOING TOCOME OUT WITH DOUBLE.
  • 00:24:28.390 --> 00:24:29.524
  • COME OUT WITH DOUBLE.LIKE DAVID, YOU'RE GOING TO
  • 00:24:29.524 --> 00:24:30.592
  • LIKE DAVID, YOU'RE GOING TORECOVER ALL.
  • 00:24:30.592 --> 00:24:32.294
  • RECOVER ALL.THAT SETBACK IS SETTING YOU
  • 00:24:32.294 --> 00:24:34.663
  • THAT SETBACK IS SETTING YOUUP TO SURGE INTO THE FULLNESS
  • 00:24:34.663 --> 00:24:35.797
  • UP TO SURGE INTO THE FULLNESSOF YOUR DESTINY,
  • 00:24:35.797 --> 00:24:37.165
  • OF YOUR DESTINY,IN JESUS' NAME.
  • 00:24:37.165 --> 00:24:38.233
  • IN JESUS' NAME.IF YOU RECEIVE IT,
  • 00:24:38.233 --> 00:24:41.603
  • IF YOU RECEIVE IT,CAN YOU SAY, "AMEN"?
  • 00:24:41.603 --> 00:24:42.537
  • CAN YOU SAY, "AMEN"?I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU AN
  • 00:24:42.537 --> 00:24:44.472
  • I'D LIKE TO GIVE YOU ANOPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUS
  • 00:24:44.472 --> 00:24:46.074
  • OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE JESUSTHE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:46.074 --> 00:24:47.442
  • THE LORD OF YOUR LIFE.WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?
  • 00:24:47.442 --> 00:24:49.978
  • WOULD YOU PRAY WITH ME?JUST SAY: "LORD JESUS,
  • 00:24:49.978 --> 00:24:52.547
  • JUST SAY: "LORD JESUS,I REPENT OF MY SINS.
  • 00:24:52.547 --> 00:24:54.616
  • I REPENT OF MY SINS.COME INTO MY HEART.
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  • COME INTO MY HEART.I MAKE YOU MY LORD AND
  • 00:24:55.984 --> 00:24:57.519
  • I MAKE YOU MY LORD ANDSAVIOR."
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  • SAVIOR."WE BELIEVE WHEN YOU
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  • WE BELIEVE WHEN YOUPRAYED THAT PRAYER,
  • 00:25:00.055 --> 00:25:01.690
  • PRAYED THAT PRAYER,YOU GOT BORN AGAIN.
  • 00:25:01.690 --> 00:25:02.457
  • YOU GOT BORN AGAIN.NOW, GET IN A GOOD
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  • NOW, GET IN A GOODBIBLE-BASED CHURCH, AND
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  • BIBLE-BASED CHURCH, ANDKEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.
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  • KEEP GOD FIRST PLACE.WE'RE GOING TO BE PRAYING FOR
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  • WE'RE GOING TO BE PRAYING FORYOU, AND VICTORIA AND I'LL BE
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  • YOU, AND VICTORIA AND I'LL BERIGHT BACK TO SPEAK
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  • JOEL OSTEEN REMINDS YOU TO NOTLIVE A LIFE OF REGRET. GOD TURNS
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  • LIVE A LIFE OF REGRET. GOD TURNSHOPELESS SITUATIONS AROUND.
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  • HOPELESS SITUATIONS AROUND.ABSOLUTELY NOTHING CAN STOP
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  • ABSOLUTELY NOTHING CAN STOPHIS PLAN FOR YOUR LIFE.
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  • YOUR MISTAKES.
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  • YOUR MISTAKES.> VICTORIA: OUR MISTAKES AND
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  • > VICTORIA: OUR MISTAKES ANDFAILURES ARE NOT A SURPRISE TO
  • 00:25:34.923 --> 00:25:36.791
  • FAILURES ARE NOT A SURPRISE TOGOD. HE KNOWS HOW TO TURN THEM
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  • FREE". AS YOU READ THESETHOUGHTS, I BELIEVE THAT YOU
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  • THOUGHTS, I BELIEVE THAT YOUWILL MOVE OUT IN FAITH AND
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  • WILL MOVE OUT IN FAITH ANDLIVE THE LIFE GOD INTENDED
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  • LIVE THE LIFE GOD INTENDEDYOU TO LIVE. FEAR IS NOT A
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  • YOU TO LIVE. FEAR IS NOT AFACTOR WHEN YOU TAKE HOLD OF
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  • FACTOR WHEN YOU TAKE HOLD OFGOD'S PROMISES.
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  • AND YOUR FAMILY.LORD, I LIFT UP ALL OF THOSE
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  • LORD, I LIFT UP ALL OF THOSETHAT ARE WATCHING AND LISTENING.
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  • THAT ARE WATCHING AND LISTENING.I KNOW YOU HAVE THEM IN THE
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  • I KNOW YOU HAVE THEM IN THEPALM OF YOUR HAND.
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  • PALM OF YOUR HAND.LORD, I THANK YOU THAT YOU ARE
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  • LORD, I THANK YOU THAT YOU AREBIGGER THAN ANYTHING THAT'S
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  • BIGGER THAN ANYTHING THAT'STRYING TO STOP THEM. THAT RIGHT
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  • TRYING TO STOP THEM. THAT RIGHTNOW, EVERY FORCE THAT'S COMING
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  • NOW, EVERY FORCE THAT'S COMINGAGAINST THEM WOULD BE BROKEN
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  • AGAINST THEM WOULD BE BROKENIN THE NAME OF JESUS.
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  • IN THE NAME OF JESUS.LORD, I THANK YOU THAT YOU ARE
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  • LORD, I THANK YOU THAT YOU AREPROTECTING THEM AND THEIR
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  • PROTECTING THEM AND THEIRFAMILY. I THANK YOU THAT YOU ARE
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  • FAMILY. I THANK YOU THAT YOU ARERESTORING HEALTH BACK TO THOSE
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  • RESTORING HEALTH BACK TO THOSETHAT NEED IT. RESTORING
  • 00:26:49.097 --> 00:26:51.066
  • THAT NEED IT. RESTORINGRELATIONSHIPS. LORD, MAKE THINGS
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  • RELATIONSHIPS. LORD, MAKE THINGSHAPPEN THAT THEY COULDN'T MAKE
  • 00:26:52.400 --> 00:26:53.702
  • HAPPEN THAT THEY COULDN'T MAKEHAPPEN. LET THEM FEEL THAT
  • 00:26:53.702 --> 00:26:56.304
  • HAPPEN. LET THEM FEEL THATPEACE, THAT JOY, YOUR PRESENCE
  • 00:26:56.304 --> 00:26:58.139
  • PEACE, THAT JOY, YOUR PRESENCEIN A NEW WAY. LORD, EVEN THOUGH
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  • IN A NEW WAY. LORD, EVEN THOUGHIT'S DIFFICULT, I THANK YOU THAT
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  • IT'S DIFFICULT, I THANK YOU THATYOU HAVE ANOINTED THEM; THAT
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  • YOU HAVE ANOINTED THEM; THATTHEY HAVE STRENGTH FOR EVERY
  • 00:27:02.410 --> 00:27:04.079
  • THEY HAVE STRENGTH FOR EVERYBATTLE. AND, LORD, THAT THIS
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  • BATTLE. AND, LORD, THAT THISTOO SHALL PASS. THAT THERE ARE
  • 00:27:05.814 --> 00:27:07.816
  • TOO SHALL PASS. THAT THERE AREGOOD DAYS UP AHEAD.
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