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December 11, 2019
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  • FROM JOEL AND VICTORIA OSTEEN.
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  • YOU'LL BE ENCOURAGED, CHALLENGED, AND ENERGIZED
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  • TO GROW IN YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD EVERY MORNING.
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  • FROM JOEL AND VICTORIA TODAY.
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  • - I'M JOHN GRAY, AND WELCOME TO JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • [UPBEAT ORGAN MUSIC]
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  • THE OVER-COMMERCIALIZATION OF CHRISTMAS HAS MINIMIZED
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  • THE SANCTITY AND THE POWER OF THIS MOMENT.
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  • I KNOW THIS IS NOT THE EXACT DAY THAT HE WAS BORN,
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  • BUT IT'S THE DAY THAT WE CHOOSE TO CELEBRATE,
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  • AND I'M GON' LIFT HIM UP.
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  • [CONGREGATION MURMURS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • I SAID, I'M GON' LIFT HIM UP TODAY.
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • IT'S INTERESTING TO ME, THERE ARE PEOPLE LIKE,
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  • Y'ALL HAVIN' CHURCH ON CHRISTMAS?
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  • YEAH,
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
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  • SINCE IT IS THE DAY WE CELEBRATE HIM,
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  • HE'S THE REASON WE'RE TOGETHER, HE IS THE CHURCH.
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  • WHAT BETTER DAY THAN ON CHRISTMAS TO
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  • THAN ON CHRISTMAS DAY?
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • FRESH WORD, FRESH PERSPECTIVE, AND A WHOLE LOTTA HALLELUJAH.
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  • JOHN GRAY'S WORLD, BOO.
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  • [UPBEAT ORGAN MUSIC]
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  • WELL, FAMILY, I'M GLAD YOU'RE HERE
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  • FOR ANOTHER EDITION OF JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • AND FOR THOSE WHO DON'T KNOW, I'M JOHN GRAY.
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  • I AM SO GLAD TO BE HERE ON TBN
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  • SHARING THE WORD OF GOD WITH YOU.
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  • AND TOGETHER, WE HELP ACCOMPLISH
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  • JESUS'S MISSION TO REACH THE LOST.
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  • IF YOU'VE TUNED IN TODAY,
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  • THAT MEANS YOU'RE HUNGRY FOR SOME SPIRITUAL FOOD.
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  • NOW, CLEARLY, I'M NOT AS HUNGRY AS I USED TO BE.
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  • I'VE LOST ABOUT 40 POUNDS.
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  • COME ON, SOMEBODY, THIS JACKET USED TO FIT.
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  • [JOHN LAUGHS]
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  • GETTIN' IN SHAPE, 'CAUSE I GOT A LONG LIFE TO LIVE.
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  • BUT I BELIEVE THAT THE SPIRIT OF GOD
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  • HAS A GREAT MEAL FOR YOU TODAY.
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  • SO TODAY, WE'RE GOING TO BE TEACHING ON THE GIFT OF CHRIST.
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  • GOD HAS EXTENDED HIS SON JESUS TOWARD YOU
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  • AS THE COMPLETE EMBODIMENT OF SALVATION.
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  • THAT MEANS EVERYTHING YOU'LL EVER NEED IS FOUND IN JESUS.
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  • TODAY, I'M GOING TO SHARE IMPACTFUL TRUTHS
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  • ABOUT WHY AN ATTITUDE OF FAITH IS SO IMPORTANT.
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  • EVERYTHING ABOUT YOU CHANGES
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  • THE MORE YOU CONTINUALLY RECEIVE JESUS AS A GIFT
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  • AND DRAW FROM HIS RESOURCES.
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  • I PRAY THAT THIS MESSAGE BLESSES YOU,
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  • 'CAUSE TODAY, I'M GOING A LITTLE COUNTRY, Y'ALL.
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  • I LIVED IN TEXAS FOR ALMOST SEVEN YEARS,
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  • AND I'M GON' TELL YOU RIGHT NOW,
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  • YOU BETTER PRESS THAT RED DVR BUTTON,
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  • AND YOU MIGHT GET SOME POPCORN AND MAYBE SOME ORANGE JUICE.
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  • THIS IS GON' BE A GREAT MESSAGE.
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  • WHAT'S THE TITLE?
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  • THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN.
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • THERE'S NO AMOUNT OF DIRT
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  • THAT'S TOO MUCH FOR HIM TO COME AND VISIT YOU IN,
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  • TO COME AND DWELL IN.
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • WHY WOULD GOD HIDE HIS MOST PRIZED POSSESSION IN A BARN?
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  • WELL, GOD ALWAYS HIDES GREAT THINGS.
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  • LOOK AT YOU.
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  • PEOPLE THINK THEY KNOW YOU.
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  • THEY DON'T HAVE A CLUE WHAT'S ON THE INSIDE OF YOU.
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • OH, BUT 2017'S COMING, AND WHEN GOD REVEALS
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  • WHAT HE'S BEEN WORKING ON YOUR ENTIRE LIFE,
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  • THE PEOPLE WHO THOUGHT THEY KNEW YOU
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  • GON' BE SITTING THERE WITH THEIR MOUTH OPEN TALKING ABOUT,
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  • [JOHN GASPS] I HAD NO CLUE.
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  • YEAH, BECAUSE GOD HAD IT HIDDEN UNTIL THIS MOMENT.
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  • GOD WILL ALWAYS HIDE GREATNESS IN PLACES
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  • WHERE IT DOESN'T LOOK LIKE IT'S SUPPOSED TO BE BIRTHED,
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  • 'CAUSE HE WANTS TO THROW THE ENEMY OFF.
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  • IF THE ENEMY HAD ANY CLUE WHAT WAS IN YOU,
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  • HE WOULD HAVE TAKEN YOU OUT WHEN HE HAD THE CHANCE.
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  • BUT GOD HAS KEPT YOU UNTIL THIS MOMENT.
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  • IS THERE ANYBODY GRATEFUL THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN?
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • I NEED A FIVE-SECOND PRAISE IN HERE.
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS LOUDLY]
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  • GOD WILL ALWAYS HIDE VALUABLE THINGS IN SECRET LOCATIONS.
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  • HE HID A DELIVERER, PUT HIM IN AN ARK
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  • AND ROLLED HIM DOWN THE RIVER, PAST CROCODILES AND PIRANHAS,
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  • ONLY FOR THAT BABY TO LAND ON THE SHORE
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  • AND FOR PHARAOH'S HOUSE TO RAISE HIM.
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  • HE WOULD BECOME MOSES, WHO WAS TRAINED AND SCHOOLED
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  • IN ALL THE KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM OF THE EGYPTIANS;
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  • YET HE WAS A HEBREW.
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  • SO HE WAS THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS, AND HE WAS ABLE
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  • TO BE USED BY GOD TO BE A DELIVERER OF HIS PEOPLE.
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  • GOD WILL HIDE YOU IN PLAIN SIGHT.
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  • HE HID A RELUCTANT PROPHET IN THE BELLY OF A FISH
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  • UNTIL THE PROPHET SAID PLEASE, SPIT ME OUT.
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  • I WILL SAY WHATEVER YOU WANT ME TO SAY.
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  • PLEASE GET ME OUTTA HERE, I'M SORRY.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
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  • GOD WILL HIDE A KING IN A FIELD
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  • AND PUT A SHEPHERD'S COSTUME ON HIM,
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  • THE EIGHTH SON OF A MAN NAMED JESSE THAT NOBODY SAW COMING.
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  • BUT HE WAS OUT IN THE FIELD WRITING SONGS
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  • AND SINGING TO GOD AND RAISING THE SHEEP OF HIS FATHER.
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  • HE WAS HIDDEN IN A FIELD.
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  • GOD'LL HIDE A KING IN A FIELD UNTIL HE'S READY,
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  • UNTIL GOLIATH SHOWS UP, AND WHEN GOLIATH SHOWS UP,
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  • GOD'LL TAKE THE SHEPHERD COSTUME OFF
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  • AND PUT A ROCK IN YOUR HAND,
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  • AND HE WILL LET PEOPLE KNOW YOU WERE A KING THE ENTIRE TIME.
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  • GOD WILL HIDE VALUABLE THINGS
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  • UNTIL IT'S TIME FOR THEM TO BE REVEALED.
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  • THE BIBLE SAYS IN 119 AND 11, HE HIDES HIS WORD
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  • IN OUR HEART, THAT WE MIGHT NOT SIN AGAINST HIM.
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  • IS ANYBODY GRATEFUL THAT GOD STILL HIDES VALUABLE THINGS?
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • THE BIBLE SAYS IN II CORINTHIANS FOUR AND SEVEN,
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  • WE HAVE THIS TREASURE IN EARTHEN VESSELS, JARS OF CLAY.
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  • GOD STILL PUTS TREASURE IN JARS OF CLAY.
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  • WHO HIDES A BABY IN A BARN?
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  • I WONDER WHAT THAT INNKEEPER WAS THINKING.
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  • I WONDER IF THE INNKEEPER HAD A SON OR SOME KIDS.
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  • YOU KNOW, YOU'VE GOT A SMALL BUSINESS.
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  • MAYBE YOU KEEP YOUR SUPPLIES OUTSIDE,
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  • AND MAYBE HE WAS WORKING AND TOLD THE SON,
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  • HEY, GO OUT TO THE BARN, I NEED YOU TO GET A COUPLE THINGS.
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  • MAYBE THE LITTLE BOY RAN OUT THERE, AND ALL OF THE SUDDEN,
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  • HE SAW THIS MAN AND THIS WOMAN AND THIS BABY.
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  • HE SAID, OH, THEY DONE HAD A BABY OUT HERE IN THIS BARN.
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  • I'M TELLING MY DADDY.
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  • HE DONE RAN BACK, DADDY.
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  • WHAT, BOY?
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  • IT'S A LADY OUTSIDE, SHE JUST HAD A BABY IN THE BARN.
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  • WHAT?
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  • I SAID, SHE'S HAD A BABY IN THE BARN.
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  • THE BABY'S IN THE MANGER.
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  • YOU TOLD THAT LADY YOU AIN'T HAD NO ROOMS.
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  • I KNOW YOU GOT TWO ROOMS LEFT.
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  • YOU IN TROUBLE NOW.
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  • I KNOW WHAT YOU DID.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
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  • EVEN THE ANIMALS IS IN THERE TALKING.
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  • ANIMAL SAID, THAT'S CRAZY,
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  • SHE DONE HAD A BABY, PUT THAT BABY RIGHT IN THAT MANGER.
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  • THAT'S CRAZY.
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  • SHE NEEDS TO FEED THAT BABY.
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  • THAT DON'T MAKE NO KIND OF SENSE.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
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  • SOME PEOPLE DON'T KNOW WHAT'S IN YOU,
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  • AND THEY DON'T EVEN KNOW HOW TO BIRTH IT.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] YES.
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  • - SO GOD HAD TO DO IT HIMSELF.
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  • WE COULDN'T MAKE A MESSIAH, SO GOD HAD TO DO IT HIMSELF
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  • AND BROUGHT THIS MESSIAH
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  • THROUGH VERY CONTROVERSIAL CIRCUMSTANCES,
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  • A TEENAGE MOTHER WHO WAS UNWED.
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  • SHE WAS ONLY ENGAGED, A VIRGIN.
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  • THIS IS UNHEARD OF, NEVER HEARD OF SUCH, WHY?
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  • BECAUSE GOD WANTED TO REMOVE THE ROOT OF PRIDE
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  • FROM ANYBODY WHO THOUGHT THEY COULD DO IT ON THEIR OWN.
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  • GOD SPECIALIZES IN HIDING VALUABLE THINGS
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  • IN NONDESCRIPT LOCATIONS.
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  • THE MANGER IS ACTUALLY NOT THE STABLE.
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  • THE MANGER'S ACTUALLY WHAT THE ANIMALS FEED FROM.
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  • WHY WOULD YOU PUT THE BABY WHERE THE ANIMALS FEED FROM?
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  • MAYBE BECAUSE GOD WANTED US TO ACTUALLY FEED ON THE WORD,
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  • BECAUSE JESUS WAS THE WORD, JOHN CHAPTER ONE VERSE ONE.
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  • IN THE BEGINNING WAS THE WORD,
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  • AND THE WORD WAS WITH GOD, AND THE WORD WAS GOD.
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  • HE WAS IN THE BEGINNING WITH GOD.
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  • THROUGH HIM ALL THINGS WERE MADE THAT WERE MADE,
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  • AND NOT ONE THING THAT WAS MADE WAS MADE WITHOUT HIM.
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  • I BELIEVE GOD STILL WANTS US
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  • TO FEED ON THE WORD, FEED ON THE PRESENCE,
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  • FEED ON THIS THAT JESUS HAS PROVIDED FOR US,
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  • 33 SPOTLESS YEARS, WHO DIED.
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  • HE FULFILLED THE WORD,
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  • AND NOW WE GET TO FILL UP ON THE WORD.
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  • AND YOU CAN COME AS OFTEN AS YOU LIKE,
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  • AND YOU CAN TASTE AS MUCH AS YOU WANT.
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  • FOR THE WORD SAYS, TASTE AND SEE THAT THE LORD IS.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] GOOD.
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  • - GOOD.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDS]
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  • I FEEL LIKE A LITTLE CALL AND RESPONSE,
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  • 'CAUSE MY SERMON'S ALMOST OVER.
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  • THIS IS GONNA BE THE SHORTEST SERMON
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  • I'VE EVER PREACHED IN MY LIFE,
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
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  • 'CAUSE IT'S CHRISTMAS,
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  • AND SOMEBODY AT MY HOUSE BETTER HAVE ME A GIFT.
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  • THAT'S ALL I KNOW.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • GOT ME IN THESE STREETS PREACHING ON CHRISTMAS.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
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  • [JOHN LAUGHS]
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  • JUST IN CASE YOU'RE HERE AND YOU SAY,
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  • NOBODY WANNA GIVE ME NO GIFT, YOU DON'T KNOW
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  • THE KIND OF LIFE I'VE LIVED, IT DOESN'T MATTER.
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  • MA'AM, SIR, THOSE WATCHING ONLINE
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  • OR LISTENING VIA SIRIUSXM 128, GUESS WHAT?
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  • GOD KNEW EXACTLY WHO YOU WERE AND WHERE YOU'D BE,
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  • AND HE MADE SURE THAT HIS SON CAME
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  • UNDER THE WORST POSSIBLE CIRCUMSTANCES,
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  • SO THERE'S NO AMOUNT OF MESS AND DEBRIS AND DETRITUS
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  • THAT YOU CAN FLING THAT WOULD CAUSE HIM TO TURN AWAY.
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  • IN FACT, HE WAS BORN IN A MANGER
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  • SO THAT YOU AND I COULD KNOW THAT NO MATTER
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  • HOW DIRTY OUR FLESH IS AND HOW DIRTY OUR SOULS BECOME,
  • 00:09:25.270 --> 00:09:30.280
  • HE IS WILLING, AND IN FACT,
  • 00:09:31.010 --> 00:09:33.090
  • HE'S LOOKING TO COME AND LIVE ON THE INSIDE OF US.
  • 00:09:33.120 --> 00:09:37.200
  • THAT'S THE KEY TO CHRISTMAS,
  • 00:09:37.230 --> 00:09:39.140
  • NOT WHATEVER YOU GET UP UNDER A TREE.
  • 00:09:39.170 --> 00:09:41.110
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDS]
  • 00:09:41.140 --> 00:09:42.130
  • IT'S GREAT TO HAVE FELLOWSHIP
  • 00:09:42.160 --> 00:09:43.260
  • AND TO HAVE FOOD AND ALL OF THAT,
  • 00:09:43.290 --> 00:09:46.230
  • BUT THE OVER-COMMERCIALIZATION OF CHRISTMAS
  • 00:09:46.260 --> 00:09:48.250
  • HAS MINIMIZED THE SANCTITY AND THE POWER OF THIS MOMENT.
  • 00:09:48.280 --> 00:09:54.100
  • I KNOW THIS IS NOT THE EXACT DAY THAT HE WAS BORN,
  • 00:09:54.130 --> 00:09:56.130
  • BUT IT'S THE DAY THAT WE CHOSE TO CELEBRATE,
  • 00:09:56.160 --> 00:09:58.080
  • AND I'M GON' LIFT HIM UP.
  • 00:09:58.110 --> 00:10:00.140
  • I SAID, I'M GON' LIFT HIM UP TODAY.
  • 00:10:00.170 --> 00:10:01.220
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:10:01.250 --> 00:10:05.140
  • IT'S INTERESTING TO ME, THERE ARE PEOPLE LIKE,
  • 00:10:05.170 --> 00:10:07.120
  • Y'ALL HAVING CHURCH ON CHRISTMAS?
  • 00:10:07.150 --> 00:10:10.050
  • YEAH?
  • 00:10:10.080 --> 00:10:11.040
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
  • 00:10:11.070 --> 00:10:12.020
  • SINCE IT IS THE DAY WE CELEBRATE HIM,
  • 00:10:12.050 --> 00:10:13.280
  • HE'S THE REASON WE'RE TOGETHER, HE IS THE CHURCH,
  • 00:10:14.010 --> 00:10:16.270
  • WHAT BETTER DAY THAN ON CHRISTMAS
  • 00:10:17.000 --> 00:10:19.260
  • TO COME AND WORSHIP HIM THAN ON CHRISTMAS DAY?
  • 00:10:19.290 --> 00:10:23.190
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:10:23.220 --> 00:10:25.140
  • IT AIN'T ABOUT A GIFT UNDER A TREE.
  • 00:10:25.170 --> 00:10:27.110
  • IT'S ABOUT THE FACT THAT NO MATTER HOW BROKEN WE ARE,
  • 00:10:27.140 --> 00:10:29.280
  • HE'S STILL GOT US COVERED.
  • 00:10:30.010 --> 00:10:31.280
  • AND I'M GRATEFUL THAT THERE WAS A BABY IN THAT BARN
  • 00:10:32.010 --> 00:10:34.180
  • SO I CAN HAVE SALVATION FOR MY SOUL
  • 00:10:34.210 --> 00:10:36.290
  • AND FORGIVENESS FOR MY SINS AND FREEDOM FROM BONDAGE
  • 00:10:37.020 --> 00:10:40.160
  • AND OPPRESSION AND EVERYTHING THAT THE ENEMY
  • 00:10:40.190 --> 00:10:43.000
  • HAS TRIED TO HOLD ME HOSTAGE TO.
  • 00:10:43.030 --> 00:10:46.270
  • STARTED ON ONE NIGHT OVER 2.000 YEARS AGO.
  • 00:10:47.000 --> 00:10:52.020
  • A RED HAIRED ANGEL SHOWED UP,
  • 00:10:52.050 --> 00:10:54.150
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
  • 00:10:54.180 --> 00:10:56.120
  • TALKIN' ABOUT PEACE ON EARTH, GOODWILL TOWARDS MEN.
  • 00:10:56.150 --> 00:11:00.020
  • IT WASN'T A REGULAR NIGHT.
  • 00:11:00.050 --> 00:11:03.270
  • IT WAS A HOLY, SACRED MOMENT.
  • 00:11:04.000 --> 00:11:05.270
  • IT WASN'T JUST ANY OLD EVENING.
  • 00:11:06.000 --> 00:11:09.260
  • I WONDER WHAT IT WAS LIKE.
  • 00:11:09.290 --> 00:11:11.020
  • JUST USE YOUR IMAGINATION, NOW.
  • 00:11:11.050 --> 00:11:12.210
  • I WONDER WHAT IT WAS LIKE TO JUST BE SITTING THERE,
  • 00:11:12.240 --> 00:11:15.260
  • A SHEPHERD, AND ALL THE SUDDEN, ETERNITY VISITS HEAVEN.
  • 00:11:15.290 --> 00:11:20.080
  • HEAVEN VISITS THE EARTH.
  • 00:11:20.110 --> 00:11:24.110
  • THAT'LL CHANGE YOUR WHOLE NIGHT.
  • 00:11:24.140 --> 00:11:27.150
  • THAT'S NOT A REGULAR NIGHT.
  • 00:11:27.180 --> 00:11:28.170
  • THAT'S A HOLY NIGHT.
  • 00:11:28.200 --> 00:11:30.280
  • -[ANNOUNCER] WHO AMONG US DOESN'T APPRECIATE A GIFT,
  • 00:11:31.010 --> 00:11:33.190
  • ESPECIALLY ONE THAT IS UNEXPECTED
  • 00:11:33.220 --> 00:11:35.170
  • OR WORTH MORE THAN WE EVER THOUGHT WE DESERVED?
  • 00:11:35.200 --> 00:11:38.150
  • GOD IS YOUR GOOD FATHER WHO WANTS TO SHOWER YOU
  • 00:11:38.180 --> 00:11:41.140
  • WITH UNMERITED FAVOR AND GIVE YOU EXTRAVAGANT GIFTS.
  • 00:11:41.170 --> 00:11:45.020
  • IN FACT, EACH AND EVERY BELIEVER HAS BEEN GIVEN
  • 00:11:45.050 --> 00:11:48.000
  • A MARVELOUS GIFT THAT HOLDS EVEN MORE GIFTS: JESUS.
  • 00:11:48.030 --> 00:11:52.000
  • IN HIS NEW THREE-PART AUDIO SERIES THE GIFT,
  • 00:11:52.030 --> 00:11:54.260
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALS THE ETERNAL FACT THAT SALVATION
  • 00:11:54.290 --> 00:11:58.230
  • IS MUCH MORE THAN A ONE-TIME TICKET TO HEAVEN.
  • 00:11:58.260 --> 00:12:01.200
  • IT'S AN OPEN DOOR TO CONTINUOUS BLESSINGS,
  • 00:12:01.230 --> 00:12:04.180
  • EMPOWERING YOU TO LIVE A VICTORY-FILLED LIFE,
  • 00:12:04.210 --> 00:12:07.120
  • RIGHT HERE AND RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:12:07.150 --> 00:12:09.170
  • THAT'S WHY WE WANT TO SEND YOU YOUR VERY OWN COPY
  • 00:12:09.200 --> 00:12:12.050
  • OF THE GIFT IN APPRECIATION OF YOUR SUPPORT
  • 00:12:12.080 --> 00:12:14.270
  • OF THE WORLDWIDE OUTREACHES OF TBN.
  • 00:12:15.000 --> 00:12:17.270
  • DISCOVER THE MANY GIFTS
  • 00:12:18.000 --> 00:12:19.110
  • AND SURPRISES GOD HAS IN STORE FOR YOU.
  • 00:12:19.140 --> 00:12:22.050
  • DON'T WAIT; CALL OR VISIT US ONLINE RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:12:22.080 --> 00:12:28.120
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDS]
  • 00:12:28.150 --> 00:12:37.100
  • OH, HOLY NIGHT
  • 00:12:37.130 --> 00:12:41.130
  • THE STARS ARE BRIGHTLY SHINING
  • 00:12:41.160 --> 00:12:47.190
  • IT IS THE NIGHT OF OUR DEAR SAVIOR'S BIRTH
  • 00:12:47.220 --> 00:12:57.160
  • LONG LAY THE WORLD
  • 00:12:57.190 --> 00:13:01.220
  • IN SIN AND ERROR PINING
  • 00:13:01.250 --> 00:13:07.260
  • 'TIL HE APPEARED AND THE SOUL FELT ITS WORTH
  • 00:13:07.290 --> 00:13:17.120
  • A THRILL OF HOPE
  • 00:13:17.150 --> 00:13:21.270
  • THE WEARY WORLD REJOICES
  • 00:13:22.000 --> 00:13:26.220
  • FOR YONDER BREAKS A NEW AND GLORIOUS MORN
  • 00:13:26.250 --> 00:13:35.260
  • FALL ON YOUR KNEES
  • 00:13:35.290 --> 00:13:44.110
  • OH, HEAR THE ANGEL VOICES
  • 00:13:44.140 --> 00:13:53.170
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:13:53.200 --> 00:14:01.230
  • OH, NIGHT WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN
  • 00:14:01.260 --> 00:14:10.240
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:14:10.270 --> 00:14:20.080
  • OH, NIGHT
  • 00:14:20.110 --> 00:14:23.040
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:14:23.070 --> 00:14:26.050
  • TRULY HE TAUGHT US TO LOVE ONE ANOTHER
  • 00:14:26.080 --> 00:14:35.030
  • HIS LAW IS LOVE AND HIS GOSPEL IS PEACE
  • 00:14:35.060 --> 00:14:45.130
  • CHAINS SHALL HE BREAK
  • 00:14:45.160 --> 00:14:49.120
  • FOR THE SLAVE IS OUR BROTHER
  • 00:14:49.150 --> 00:14:55.120
  • AND IN HIS NAME, ALL OPPRESSION SHALL CEASE
  • 00:14:55.150 --> 00:15:05.140
  • SWEET HYMNS OF JOY
  • 00:15:05.170 --> 00:15:09.290
  • IN GRATEFUL CHORUS RAISE WE
  • 00:15:10.020 --> 00:15:14.190
  • LET ALL WITHIN US PRAISE HIS HOLY NAME
  • 00:15:14.220 --> 00:15:25.020
  • FOR CHRIST IS THE LORD
  • 00:15:25.050 --> 00:15:32.170
  • OH, PRAISE HIS NAME FOREVER
  • 00:15:32.200 --> 00:15:37.120
  • I'M GONNA PRAISE HIS NAME FOREVER
  • 00:15:37.150 --> 00:15:41.190
  • HIS POWER AND GLORY EVERMORE PROCLAIM
  • 00:15:41.220 --> 00:15:59.200
  • HIS POWER AND GLORY EVERMORE PROCLAIM
  • 00:15:59.230 --> 00:16:18.090
  • FALL ON YOUR KNEES
  • 00:16:18.120 --> 00:16:27.040
  • OH, HEAR THE ANGEL VOICES
  • 00:16:27.070 --> 00:16:30.180
  • CAN'T YOU HEAR THE ANGELS' VOICES
  • 00:16:30.210 --> 00:16:35.200
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:16:35.230 --> 00:16:43.280
  • OH, NIGHT WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN
  • 00:16:44.010 --> 00:16:53.230
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:16:53.260 --> 00:17:09.080
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:17:09.110 --> 00:17:10.230
  • OH, NIGHT WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN
  • 00:17:10.260 --> 00:17:20.060
  • [MIDTEMPO ROCK MUSIC]
  • 00:17:20.090 --> 00:17:34.120
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:17:34.150 --> 00:17:40.110
  • [PEACEFUL PIANO MUSIC]
  • 00:17:40.140 --> 00:17:50.270
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:17:51.000 --> 00:18:03.100
  • - SHE BURIED HER GRANDMOTHER LAST WEEK.
  • 00:18:03.130 --> 00:18:05.260
  • I JUST LET HER KNOW HER GRANDMOTHER WAS SO PROUD.
  • 00:18:05.290 --> 00:18:08.260
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:18:08.290 --> 00:18:18.200
  • FALL ON YOUR KNEES
  • 00:18:18.230 --> 00:18:22.180
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:18:22.210 --> 00:18:24.290
  • OH, HEAR THE ANGEL VOICES
  • 00:18:25.020 --> 00:18:32.290
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:18:33.020 --> 00:18:41.280
  • OH, NIGHT WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN
  • 00:18:42.010 --> 00:18:46.000
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:18:46.030 --> 00:18:49.130
  • ANYBODY BELIEVE IT?
  • 00:18:49.160 --> 00:18:51.160
  • OH, NIGHT
  • 00:18:51.190 --> 00:18:55.090
  • OH, HOLY NIGHT
  • 00:18:55.120 --> 00:19:07.020
  • OH, NIGHT DIVINE
  • 00:19:07.050 --> 00:19:11.170
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:19:11.200 --> 00:19:14.160
  • GLORY, HALLELUJAH.
  • 00:19:14.190 --> 00:19:17.260
  • SOMEBODY BLESS JESUS ON CHRISTMAS.
  • 00:19:17.290 --> 00:19:20.190
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:19:20.220 --> 00:19:24.000
  • WE GON' STAY RIGHT THERE FOR 10 SECONDS.
  • 00:19:24.030 --> 00:19:26.270
  • LAST NIGHT, WHEN THE TEXANS WON THE AMC SOUTH,
  • 00:19:27.000 --> 00:19:31.050
  • AN ENTIRE STADIUM ERUPTED IN CHEERS.
  • 00:19:31.080 --> 00:19:34.210
  • AND THAT'S NICE, BUT THEM WINNING A TITLE AIN'T THE SAME
  • 00:19:34.240 --> 00:19:38.170
  • AS GOD SAVING OUR SOUL.
  • 00:19:38.200 --> 00:19:40.200
  • SOMEBODY NEEDS TO GIVE JESUS.
  • 00:19:40.230 --> 00:19:43.030
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:19:43.060 --> 00:19:47.250
  • YEAH, YEAH, YEAH
  • 00:19:47.280 --> 00:19:52.220
  • HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH
  • 00:19:52.250 --> 00:19:58.290
  • IS THAT LEAH, IS THAT LEAH?
  • 00:19:59.020 --> 00:20:01.170
  • HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH
  • 00:20:01.200 --> 00:20:09.160
  • BREAK IT DOWN.
  • 00:20:09.190 --> 00:20:10.260
  • HOW OLD IS LEAH?
  • 00:20:10.290 --> 00:20:12.190
  • SIX YEARS OLD.
  • 00:20:12.220 --> 00:20:14.080
  • THE ENEMY TRIED TO TAKE HER OUT WITH CANCER,
  • 00:20:14.110 --> 00:20:17.120
  • BUT GOD PUT CANCER ON ITS BACK,
  • 00:20:17.150 --> 00:20:20.030
  • AND THIS SIX-YEAR-OLD IS DOWN HERE WORSHIPING.
  • 00:20:20.060 --> 00:20:22.080
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:20:22.110 --> 00:20:23.030
  • HER NAME IS LEAH STEER.
  • 00:20:23.060 --> 00:20:24.280
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:20:25.010 --> 00:20:26.260
  • THAT'S WHAT CHRISTMAS IS ABOUT.
  • 00:20:26.290 --> 00:20:28.080
  • MIRACLES BREAK OUT.
  • 00:20:28.110 --> 00:20:30.200
  • PEOPLE ARE HEALED, SOULS ARE SAVED, LIVES ARE CHANGED.
  • 00:20:30.230 --> 00:20:34.150
  • THIS IS WHAT CHRISTMAS IS ABOUT, FORGIVENESS OF SIN,
  • 00:20:34.180 --> 00:20:38.030
  • AND IF HE FORGAVE US, WE NEED TO FORGIVE ONE ANOTHER.
  • 00:20:38.060 --> 00:20:42.260
  • [JOHN LAUGHS AND CLAPS]
  • 00:20:42.290 --> 00:20:44.160
  • DEVIL, YOU LOST AND HEAVEN WON.
  • 00:20:44.190 --> 00:20:46.270
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:20:47.000 --> 00:20:49.200
  • WE'RE GONNA PUT A FINAL MOMENT OF HALLELUJAH
  • 00:20:49.230 --> 00:20:53.000
  • ON THIS SACRED SERVICE.
  • 00:20:53.030 --> 00:20:56.070
  • IF YOU ARE HERE AND YOU'VE NEVER GIVEN YOUR LIFE TO JESUS,
  • 00:20:56.100 --> 00:20:58.190
  • WHAT BETTER DAY TO GET SAVED THAN CHRISTMAS?
  • 00:20:58.220 --> 00:21:02.110
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS SOFTLY]
  • 00:21:02.140 --> 00:21:05.140
  • HERE'S WHAT I WANT YOU TO DO.
  • 00:21:05.170 --> 00:21:07.180
  • IF YOU'VE NEVER GIVEN YOUR LIFE TO JESUS,
  • 00:21:07.210 --> 00:21:09.270
  • OR YOU NEED TO REDEDICATE,
  • 00:21:10.000 --> 00:21:11.020
  • 'CAUSE YOU KNOW YOU NEED TO COME HOME, STOP PLAYING.
  • 00:21:11.050 --> 00:21:13.070
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHS]
  • 00:21:13.100 --> 00:21:14.150
  • YOU WAS OUT THERE AND YOU WAS PARTYING, DID ALL OF THAT.
  • 00:21:14.180 --> 00:21:16.200
  • IT'S TIME TO COME HOME, GIVE YOUR LIFE TO THE LORD.
  • 00:21:16.230 --> 00:21:20.030
  • YOU DON'T HAVE TIME TO PLAY WITH SIN.
  • 00:21:20.060 --> 00:21:23.270
  • IF YOU'RE HERE AND YOU'VE NEVER GIVEN YOUR LIFE TO JESUS,
  • 00:21:24.000 --> 00:21:25.190
  • I'MA ASK YOU TO DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT.
  • 00:21:25.220 --> 00:21:27.160
  • WE'RE ALREADY STANDING,
  • 00:21:27.190 --> 00:21:29.040
  • SO I JUST WANT YOU TO LIFT UP BOTH HANDS
  • 00:21:29.070 --> 00:21:31.160
  • IN A SIGN OF SURRENDER IF I'M TALKING TO YOU,
  • 00:21:31.190 --> 00:21:33.050
  • ON THE COUNT OF THREE.
  • 00:21:33.080 --> 00:21:35.090
  • THIS IS YOU GETTING SAVED OR REDEDICATING,
  • 00:21:35.120 --> 00:21:37.080
  • AND WE GON' CHEER ON THE SAME LEVEL
  • 00:21:37.110 --> 00:21:40.080
  • AS WE CAN IMAGINE HEAVEN CHEERING WHEN
  • 00:21:40.110 --> 00:21:43.290
  • SALVATION, REDEDICATION, ON CHRISTMAS.
  • 00:21:44.020 --> 00:21:47.230
  • ONE, TWO, THREE.
  • 00:21:47.260 --> 00:21:49.270
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:21:50.000 --> 00:21:52.090
  • LOOK AT THAT, LOOK AT THAT.
  • 00:21:52.120 --> 00:21:57.270
  • OH, COME ON, Y'ALL.
  • 00:21:58.000 --> 00:22:03.110
  • [JOHN CLAPS] HALLELUJAH.
  • 00:22:03.140 --> 00:22:06.090
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:22:06.120 --> 00:22:07.100
  • HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH
  • 00:22:07.130 --> 00:22:14.280
  • OH, HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH, HALLELUJAH
  • 00:22:15.010 --> 00:22:23.100
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:22:23.130 --> 00:22:30.130
  • IF YOU LIFTED YOUR HANDS ON CHRISTMAS,
  • 00:22:30.160 --> 00:22:32.260
  • CAN I TELL YOU, YOU GOT THE BEST GIFT OF THE DAY?
  • 00:22:32.290 --> 00:22:35.240
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:22:35.270 --> 00:22:39.090
  • OH, YES, I FEEL THE HOLY GHOST IN HERE.
  • 00:22:39.120 --> 00:22:43.200
  • IF YOU LIFTED YOUR HANDS,
  • 00:22:43.230 --> 00:22:44.270
  • YOU HAVE A BOOK FROM OUR PASTORS JOEL AND VICTORIA OSTEEN,
  • 00:22:45.000 --> 00:22:48.040
  • AND I WANT YOU TO PRAY THIS PRAYER WITH ME,
  • 00:22:48.070 --> 00:22:50.060
  • AND THOSE WHO ARE NEAR YOU
  • 00:22:50.090 --> 00:22:51.280
  • ARE GONNA PRAY THE PRAYER AS WELL.
  • 00:22:52.010 --> 00:22:54.160
  • JUST REPEAT AFTER ME.
  • 00:22:54.190 --> 00:22:55.110
  • LORD JESUS.
  • 00:22:55.140 --> 00:22:56.090
  • -[CONGREGATION] LORD JESUS.
  • 00:22:56.120 --> 00:22:57.080
  • - IT'S ME.
  • 00:22:57.110 --> 00:22:58.030
  • -[CONGREGATION] IT'S ME.
  • 00:22:58.060 --> 00:22:59.010
  • - ON CHRISTMAS.
  • 00:22:59.040 --> 00:22:59.270
  • -[CONGREGATION] ON CHRISTMAS.
  • 00:23:00.020 --> 00:23:00.240
  • - I CONFESS WITH MY MOUTH.
  • 00:23:00.270 --> 00:23:02.030
  • -[CONGREGATION] I CONFESS WITH MY MOUTH.
  • 00:23:02.060 --> 00:23:03.030
  • - AND BELIEVE IN MY HEART.
  • 00:23:03.060 --> 00:23:04.080
  • -[CONGREGATION] AND BELIEVE IN MY HEART.
  • 00:23:04.110 --> 00:23:05.080
  • - THAT JESUS IS LORD.
  • 00:23:05.110 --> 00:23:06.070
  • -[CONGREGATION] THAT JESUS IS LORD.
  • 00:23:06.100 --> 00:23:07.030
  • - THANK YOU FOR THE GIFT.
  • 00:23:07.060 --> 00:23:08.110
  • -[CONGREGATION] THANK YOU FOR THE GIFT.
  • 00:23:08.140 --> 00:23:09.060
  • - OF A SON WHO WAS BORN.
  • 00:23:09.090 --> 00:23:10.230
  • -[CONGREGATION] OF A SON WHO WAS BORN.
  • 00:23:10.260 --> 00:23:11.280
  • - SO THAT I COULD LIVE.
  • 00:23:12.010 --> 00:23:12.280
  • -[CONGREGATION] SO THAT I COULD LIVE.
  • 00:23:13.010 --> 00:23:13.230
  • - AND WHO LIVED AND DIED.
  • 00:23:13.260 --> 00:23:15.270
  • -[CONGREGATION] AND WHO LIVED AND DIED.
  • 00:23:16.000 --> 00:23:16.240
  • - SO I COULD SEE YOU AGAIN.
  • 00:23:16.270 --> 00:23:18.020
  • -[CONGREGATION] SO I COULD SEE YOU AGAIN.
  • 00:23:18.050 --> 00:23:19.080
  • - THANK YOU FOR THE BLOOD.
  • 00:23:19.110 --> 00:23:20.120
  • -[CONGREGATION] THANK YOU FOR THE BLOOD.
  • 00:23:20.150 --> 00:23:21.070
  • - THAT WAS SHED TO SET ME FREE.
  • 00:23:21.100 --> 00:23:22.170
  • -[CONGREGATION] THAT WAS SHED TO SET ME FREE.
  • 00:23:22.200 --> 00:23:23.290
  • - I'M MADE NEW.
  • 00:23:24.020 --> 00:23:24.290
  • -[CONGREGATION] I'M MADE NEW.
  • 00:23:25.020 --> 00:23:25.280
  • - AND I RECEIVE THE GIFT OF SALVATION.
  • 00:23:26.010 --> 00:23:27.110
  • -[CONGREGATION] AND I RECEIVE THE GIFT OF SALVATION.
  • 00:23:27.140 --> 00:23:28.250
  • - IN JESUS'S NAME, AMEN.
  • 00:23:28.280 --> 00:23:30.040
  • -[CONGREGATION] IN JESUS'S NAME, AMEN.
  • 00:23:30.070 --> 00:23:31.140
  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
  • 00:23:31.170 --> 00:23:32.170
  • - WE BELIEVE IF YOU PRAYED THAT SIMPLE PRAYER,
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  • YOU JUST GOT SAVED.
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  • LAKEWOOD, CAN WE CELEBRATE OUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS
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  • WHO CAME INTO THE KINGDOM THIS AFTERNOON?
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  • [CONGREGATION CHEERS AND APPLAUDS]
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  • THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN
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  • THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN
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  • AND HIS NAME IS JESUS IN THE BARN
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  • AND WE'RE WATCHING TBN
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  • 'CAUSE JESUS IS MY FRIEND
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  • AND RIGHT NOW, THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN
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  • THINK ABOUT THIS: JESUS IS A GIFT,
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  • AND HE WANTS YOU TO RECEIVE ALL OF WHO HE IS.
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  • IT'S A LIFETIME OF DISCOVERY
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  • AS JESUS CONTINUALLY REVEALS WHO HE IS TO YOU.
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  • THE MORE YOU JOURNEY DOWN THIS PATH
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  • AND PARTAKE OF THE GIFT OF JESUS,
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  • GOD WILL SHOW YOU WONDERS
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  • BEYOND YOUR WILDEST THOUGHTS AND DREAMS.
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  • THAT'S WHY I WANT YOU TO GET MY LATEST SERIES THE GIFT
  • 00:24:18.110 --> 00:24:21.240
  • AND MY NEW SINGLE THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN.
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  • OKAY, I DON'T HAVE THE SONG READY,
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  • BUT I TOTALLY NEED TO WRITE IT.
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  • YOU'RE GONNA DISCOVER WHY JESUS IS MORE
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  • THAN JUST A GIFT YOU RECEIVE WHEN YOU GET BORN AGAIN.
  • 00:24:31.190 --> 00:24:35.060
  • GOD HAS A LIFETIME OF SURPRISES
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  • PLANNED FOR YOU IN CHRIST JESUS.
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  • SO, GIVE YOUR GIFT TODAY IN FAITH BY CALLING
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  • THE NUMBER ON THE SCREEN OR LOGGING ONTO OUR WEBSITE.
  • 00:24:43.070 --> 00:24:46.220
  • AND WHEN YOU DO, YOUR GENEROSITY ENSURES
  • 00:24:46.250 --> 00:24:49.070
  • THE GOSPEL WILL CONTINUE TO REACH PEOPLE
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  • WHO ARE DESPERATELY IN NEED OF CHRIST JESUS.
  • 00:24:51.190 --> 00:24:55.170
  • -[ANNOUNCER] WHO AMONG US DOESN'T APPRECIATE A GIFT,
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  • ESPECIALLY ONE THAT IS UNEXPECTED
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  • OR WORTH MORE THAN WE EVER THOUGHT WE DESERVED?
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  • GOD IS YOUR GOOD FATHER WHO WANTS TO SHOWER YOU
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  • WITH UNMERITED FAVOR AND GIVE YOU EXTRAVAGANT GIFTS.
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  • IN FACT, EACH AND EVERY BELIEVER HAS BEEN GIVEN
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  • A MARVELOUS GIFT THAT HOLDS EVEN MORE GIFTS: JESUS.
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  • - AT THE BIRTH OF A LITTLE BABY,
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  • ALL OF HELL HAD TO BOW DOWN, BECAUSE THE BIBLE SAYS
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  • EVERY KNEE WILL BOW AND EVERY TONGUE WILL CONFESS,
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  • ON HEAVEN AND EARTH AND UNDER THE EARTH, THAT JESUS IS LORD.
  • 00:25:26.110 --> 00:25:30.000
  • -[ANNOUNCER] IN HIS NEW THREE-PART AUDIO
  • 00:25:30.030 --> 00:25:32.220
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALS THE ETERNAL FACT THAT SALVATION
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  • IS MUCH MORE THAN A ONE-TIME TICKET TO HEAVEN.
  • 00:25:36.220 --> 00:25:39.140
  • IT'S AN OPEN DOOR TO CONTINUOUS BLESSINGS,
  • 00:25:39.170 --> 00:25:42.120
  • EMPOWERING YOU TO LIVE A VICTORY-FILLED LIFE,
  • 00:25:42.150 --> 00:25:45.070
  • RIGHT HERE AND RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:25:45.100 --> 00:25:47.120
  • THAT'S WHY WE WANT TO SEND YOU YOUR VERY OWN COPY
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  • OF THE GIFT IN APPRECIATION OF YOUR SUPPORT
  • 00:25:50.030 --> 00:25:52.210
  • OF THE WORLDWIDE OUTREACHES OF TBN.
  • 00:25:52.240 --> 00:25:55.190
  • AND, WHEN YOU SHARE $70 OR MORE TO ENSURE THAT TBN
  • 00:25:55.220 --> 00:25:59.160
  • CAN TAKE THE LIFE-CHANGING, GRACE-FILLED NEWS OF THE GOSPEL
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  • TO THE LOST AND HURTING, WE'LL ALSO INCLUDE
  • 00:26:02.290 --> 00:26:05.100
  • THIS SPECIAL BUNDLE OF JOHN GRAY'S BESTSELLING BOOKS,
  • 00:26:05.130 --> 00:26:08.180
  • WIN FROM WITHIN AND I AM NUMBER 8.
  • 00:26:08.210 --> 00:26:11.230
  • TAKE A MOMENT RIGHT NOW TO CALL OR GO SECURELY
  • 00:26:11.260 --> 00:26:14.190
  • AND CONVENIENTLY ONLINE TO CHOOSE YOUR LEVEL OF SUPPORT
  • 00:26:14.220 --> 00:26:18.080
  • AND RECEIVE THESE GIFTS WITH OUR GRATITUDE.
  • 00:26:18.110 --> 00:26:21.110
  • DISCOVER THE MANY GIFTS
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  • AND SURPRISES GOD HAS IN STORE FOR YOU.
  • 00:26:23.000 --> 00:26:25.200
  • DON'T WAIT; CALL OR VISIT US ONLINE RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:26:25.230 --> 00:26:31.240
  • - WELL, THAT'S OUR TIME FOR TODAY.
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  • NOW, AS YOU GO THROUGHOUT THE REST OF THE WEEK,
  • 00:26:34.040 --> 00:26:35.290
  • HUMMING THAT SONG THAT I JUST MADE UP,
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  • REMEMBER TO KEEP SEEING JESUS AS GOD'S GIFT.
  • 00:26:38.130 --> 00:26:41.140
  • I BELIEVE THE HOLY SPIRIT WILL ASSIST YOU TO LIVE IN JOY,
  • 00:26:41.170 --> 00:26:44.180
  • EVEN IN THE MIDST OF TOUGH CIRCUMSTANCES.
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  • MAKE SURE YOU REQUEST YOUR COPY OF THE GIFT SERIES
  • 00:26:47.270 --> 00:26:51.020
  • SO THESE TRUTHS CAN CONTINUE TO TAKE ROOT IN YOUR HEART.
  • 00:26:51.050 --> 00:26:55.030
  • I GOT THE JOY OF THE LORD, AND MY PRAYER FOR YOU TODAY
  • 00:26:55.060 --> 00:26:58.040
  • IS THAT YOU WOULD CONTINUE TO SEE JESUS
  • 00:26:58.070 --> 00:26:59.270
  • AND THE HOPE OF HIS CALLING REVEALED IN YOUR LIFE,
  • 00:27:00.020 --> 00:27:03.140
  • AND THAT GRACE AND FAVOR ABOUND SO MUCH IN YOUR LIFE
  • 00:27:03.170 --> 00:27:06.260
  • THAT EVEN ATTACKS, SETBACKS, OR CIRCUMSTANCES
  • 00:27:06.290 --> 00:27:10.180
  • WILL END UP WORKING TOGETHER FOR YOUR GOOD.
  • 00:27:10.210 --> 00:27:13.050
  • AMEN, AMEN.
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  • I LOVE YOU, GOD BLESS YOU, AND DON'T FORGET,
  • 00:27:15.080 --> 00:27:18.210
  • THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN
  • 00:27:18.240 --> 00:27:20.100
  • THERE'S A BABY IN THE BARN
  • 00:27:20.130 --> 00:27:21.290
  • RIGHT HERE ON JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
  • 00:27:22.020 --> 00:27:24.090
  • BOO!
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  • [UPBEAT ORGAN MUSIC]
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