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It Was Meant To Be Part 2

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May 26, 2020
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Each individual was created by God with purpose; with a destiny. Learn how to live life as an overcomer; walking in preordained destiny.

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It Was Meant To Be Part 2

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  • - [ANNOUNCER] GET THEINSPIRATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT
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  • OF JOEL OSTEEN ON YOURANDROID OR IPHONE TODAY.
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  • WITH DAILY DEVOTIONALS.
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  • SWIPE THROUGHINSPIRING TESTIMONIES.
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  • FIND A GREAT LOCALCHURCH IN YOUR AREA,
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  • AND SO MUCH MORE ALLAT YOUR FINGERTIPS.
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  • FOR YOUR ANDROIDPHONE, IPHONE OR IPAD.
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  • - I'M JOHN GRAY, AND WELCOMETO JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • SINCE GOD DELIVEREDME PUBLICLY,
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  • I'M GONE PRAISE HIM PUBLICLY.
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  • THIS IS YOUROPPORTUNITY RIGHT HERE,
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  • IF GOD HAS EVER DELIVEREDYOU FROM ANYTHING,
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  • IF HE'S EVER FREED YOU FROMANYTHING, YOU GOT IT BRANDON.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • IF HE'S EVER DELIVEREDYOU, CAN YOU BLESS HIM?
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  • IF HE HEALED YOU,
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  • CAN YOU PRAISE HIM?
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  • HE DIDN'T GIVE YOUA PRIVATE MIRACLE,
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  • SO DON'T GIVE HIMA PRIVATE PRAISE.
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  • PEOPLE ARE LOOKING AT YOU, ANDTHEY KNOW ONLY GOD DID THAT,
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  • YOU MIGHT AS WELL GIVEGOD A PUBLIC PRAISE.
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  • - FRESH WORD, FRESH PERSPECTIVE,
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  • AND A WHOLE LOT OF HALLELUJAH.
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  • JOHN GRAY'S WORLD, BOO!
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  • ♪♪♪
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  • YO, I'M SO GLAD YOUDECIDED TO JOIN ME TODAY.
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  • I MISSED YOU, HOWIS YOUR FAMILY?
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  • EVERYBODY DOING GOOD?
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  • GREAT, WELL, THANK YOU FORASKING, MY WIFE IS GOOD,
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  • THE KIDS, THEY'RE INTHE MIDDLE OF SCHOOL,
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  • BUT OTHER THAN THATTHEY'RE DOING FINE.
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  • ANYWAY, FOR THOSE WHO DON'TKNOW, YOU JUST TUNED IN
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  • TO JOHN GRAY'S WORLDAND I'M JOHN GRAY
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  • AND YES, I'M EXCITED,I'M HYPED, I'M AMPED UP
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  • BECAUSE EVERY TIME WECOME ON IN YOUR HOME,
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  • WE ARE ADVANCINGTHE KINGDOM OF GOD
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  • AND PUSHING BACKAGAINST THE DARKNESS.
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  • IT'S THE PRIMARYMISSION HERE AT TBN.
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  • AND WE'RE GONE GET INTO ITFOR REAL RIGHT ABOUT NOW.
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  • AND I WANT TO START OFFWITH THIS STATEMENT,
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  • SOME THINGS AREJUST MEANT TO BE.
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  • AND ONE OF THETHINGS WE NEED TO BE
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  • SURE ENOUGH CONVINCED OF, ISTHAT GOD'S WILL FOR YOUR LIFE,
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  • HIS DESIRES, AREMEANT TO COME TO PASS.
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  • IN LIFE, WE MAY EXPERIENCEPAIN, DISTRACTIONS,
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  • FAILURE, SIN AND SETBACKS BUTTODAY, I WANT TO INSPIRE YOU.
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  • NONE OF THOSE THINGS HASDERAILED GOD'S PLAN FOR YOU,
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  • AND THE BIBLE SAYSHIS GIFTS AND CALLINGS
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  • ARE GIVEN WITHOUTREPENTANCE, THAT'S RIGHT.
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  • NO MATTER WHATYOU'VE GONE THROUGH
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  • OR ARE PRESENTLY EXPERIENCING,
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  • JESUS HAS NOT CHANGEDHIS MIND ABOUT YOU.
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  • SO ALLOW TODAY'S MESSAGETO MINISTER TO YOUR SOUL,
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  • AND TO REMIND YOU OFTHE PROFOUND TRUTHS
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  • OF WHAT GOD HAS FOR YOUR LIFE,
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  • AS WE DISCUSS, ITWAS MEANT TO BE.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • SOME OF YOU ALLCAN'T STAND YOUR JOB.
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  • YOU'RE SUPPOSED TO BE THERE.
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  • SOME OF THOSE PEOPLE
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  • THEY JUST OH, THEYJUST CAN STAND YOU, OH.
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  • AND YOU CAN STAND THEMEITHER, IT WAS MEANT TO BE.
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  • IT'S NECESSARY FORYOUR DEVELOPMENT.
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  • AND IT'S NECESSARY FORTHEM TO SEE A BELIEVER
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  • WHO WON'T SET IT OFFEVEN THOUGH YOU WANT TO.
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  • THEY NEED TO SEE SOMETHING.
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  • YOU GOT TO STAY THERE.
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  • BUT YOU WON'T HAVE TOSTAY THERE FOR LONG.
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  • I'M TRYING TO HELP SOMEBODY.
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  • TELL SOMEBODY I'M ONASSIGNMENT, GOD'S GETTING READY
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  • TO SHIFT ME TO THE NEXT THING,
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  • IF I'M FAITHFUL IN THIS THING,
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  • DOES ANYBODY ELSE FEELTHE SHIFT OF ACCELERATION
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  • IN THIS PLACE?
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  • [SCREAMING LOUDLY]
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • THIS THING IS FINISHED.
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  • IN SPITE OF THE CONTRARYEVIDENCE, THE LIE OF THE ENEMY,
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  • YOU AND EVERYTHING CONNECTEDTO YOU IS FINISHED,
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  • TELL SOMEBODY, I'MA FINISHED WORK.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] I'MA FINISHED WORK.
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  • - TELL SOMEBODY ELSE,YOU AIN'T LOOK AT 'EM,
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  • I SAW YOU DIDN'T EVENLOOK AT 'EM, LOOK AT 'EM.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • TELL SOMEBODY ELSE, TELL'EM, I'M A FINISHED WORK.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] I'MA FINISHED WORK.
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  • - SEE, BUT HERE IS THE THING,
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  • EVEN YOU AND I,IF WE CONFESS IT,
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  • BECAUSE WE'RE NATURALIN OUR NATURAL STATE,
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  • IT'S HARD FOR US TO BELIEVETHAT WE'RE A FINISHED WORK
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  • BECAUSE WE STILLSEE CONSTRUCTION.
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  • WE SEE SPIRITUAL ORANGE CONESAND ROAD CLOSURES AND POTHOLES
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  • AND WHERE WE NEED TO GET SOMEREWIRING AND SOME NEW SUBMIT
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  • FOR A NEW FOUNDATION, BUTTHIS IS THE POWER OF JESUS,
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  • HE'S A CARPENTER, SO HE'SALREADY GOT THE PLANS.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • HE KNOWS HOW TO BUILD YOU UP.
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  • SO YOUR CONFESSION FORTHOSE WHO ARE WRITING
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  • IN YOUR JOURNALS AND THE8000 OF YOU ALL THAT DON'T.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • 'CAUSE I'M A FINISHED WORK.
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  • YOU NEED TO WRITE THIS DOWNSO THAT EVERY SINGLE TIME
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  • THE ENEMY LIES, YOUNEED TO BE LIKE,
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  • "THE WORD SAYS I'M FINISHED."
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  • FIRST PETER FIVE, BUTMAY THE GOD OF ALL GRACE
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  • WHO CALLED YOU TO HIS ETERNALGLORY BY CHRIST JESUS,
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  • AFTER YOU HAVE SUFFERED AWHILE, PERFECT, ESTABLISH,
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  • STRENGTHEN AND SETTLEYOU, I'M A FINISHED WORK.
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  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
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  • I NEED TO GIVE YOU FIVETHINGS TO HELP YOU UNDERSTAND
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  • THAT EVERYTHING IN YOURLIFE WAS MEANT TO BE.
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  • BECAUSE ALL THINGSARE WORKING TOGETHER
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  • ACCORDING TO HIS PURPOSE, SO INEED YOU TO WRITE THESE DOWN.
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  • NUMBER ONE, THERE'SPURPOSE IN MY PAIN.
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  • ANYBODY IN HERE CAN SAYTHERE ARE SOME AREAS
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  • WHERE YOU'RE BATTLING RIGHT NOW.
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  • THERE'S SOME PAIN,EMOTIONAL, SPIRITUAL,
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  • THERE ARE SOME QUESTIONS.
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  • ONLY A FEW OF YOU ALL, WELLAMEN, FOR THOSE OF US WHO ARE,
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  • NO, DON'T BE TRYINGTO LIFT YOUR HAND NOW,
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  • YOU HAD YOUR CHANCETO TELL THE TRUTH.
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  • YOU DON'T WANT TOTELL THE TRUTH.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • IN THESE STREETS.
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  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MY PAIN.
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  • GOD NEVER WASTES PAIN.
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  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
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  • TRYING TO HELP SOMEBODY IN, ATHOME, YOU'RE WATCHING ONLINE,
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  • GOD NEVER WASTES PAIN.
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  • MY TEARS HAVE VALUE.
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  • MY CRIES CARRY WEIGHT.
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  • AND I'VE LEARNED HOW TOPRAISE IN SPITE OF MY PAIN.
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  • AND I'VE LEARNED HOW TO WORSHIPWHEN I DON'T UNDERSTAND.
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  • MOST IMPORTANTLY, I'VE LEARNEDHOW TO WORSHIP AFTER NO.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • 'CAUSE SOMETIMES WHENWE SAY ALL THINGS,
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  • WE MEAN ALL GOOD THINGS BUTSOMETIMES GOD WILL TELL YOU, NO.
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  • YOU WILL PRAY AND HE'LLBE LIKE, "NO," WHY?
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  • "'CAUSE I'M GOD."
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • "OH, OKAY."
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  • AND THE RHETORICAL RESPONSE,IS NORMALLY WE GET A ATTITUDE
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  • WHEN WE DON'T GET WHAT WE WANT.
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  • AND THE QUESTION FROM HEAVENIS, "HEY, WHERE IS MY WORSHIP?"
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  • "YOU ONLY WORSHIP ME WHENI GIVE YOU WHAT YOU WANT?
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  • "WHEN YOU DIDN'T CREATE YOU?
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  • "AND YOU'RE NOT EVEN ALIVEFOR YOUR OWN PURPOSE,
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  • "BUT FOR MY PURPOSE."
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  • CAN YOU WORSHIP AFTER NO?
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  • THAT'S A QUESTION YOUNEED TO ASK YOURSELF,
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  • AND THE NEXT TIME GOD TELLSYOU NO, I DARE YOU TO BLESS HIM
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  • AND CONFUSE THE ENEMY, "YOUSAID, NO, GOD I BLESS YOU.
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  • "THAT MEANS YOU MUST HAVESOMETHING BETTER FOR ME,
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  • "OR I DIDN'T NEED IT,OR JUST NO, MEANS NO.
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  • "AND I LOVE YOUAND I BLESS YOU."
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  • SOMEBODY JUST CAUGHT THAT.
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  • ESPECIALLY FOR MY SINGLE FOLK,
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  • "GOD I KNOW THAT'S THEONE, THAT'S THE ONE," NO.
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  • "I'M TIRED OF BEING SINGLE,I'M TIRED OF LIVING AT HOLY."
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • "BUT I'MA BLESS YOU ANYWAY,
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  • "I'M NOT GOING TOTHE CLUB TONIGHT.
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  • "OKAY, I'LL DRIVE PAST IT.
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  • "OKAY, I'LL GO IN FOR 20MINUTES, BUT THEN I'M LEAVING."
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  • [LAUGHING LOUDLY]
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  • EVERYTHING IN YOURLIFE WAS MEANT TO BE,
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  • YOUR PAIN WAS APART OF THE PURPOSE.
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  • IT'S WORKING TOGETHER.
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  • YOUR PAIN IS A PART OFGOD'S ULTIMATE PLAN.
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  • NUMBER TWO, THERE'SPURPOSE IN MY PROCESS.
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  • ANYBODY IN PROCESS?
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  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
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  • LISTEN, LET ME TELLYOU SOMETHING, THE
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  • I WISH SOME OF THE OLDERSAINTS WOULD HAVE TOLD ME,
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  • YOU KNOW, THEY'D BE, "I'VEBEEN WALKING WITH JESUS
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  • "60 YEARS," WHY DIDN'T YOUTELL ME SOME OF THEM YEARS,
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  • WAS GONE GET ON MY NERVES.
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  • WHY DIDN'T YOU TELL ME THATSOMETIMES HE WAS GOING TO ASK ME
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  • FOR THINGS THAT IWANTED TO HOLD ON TO.
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  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MYPROCESS, WATCH THIS,
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  • THE PROCESS IS WORKINGSOME THINGS OUT FOR ME
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  • AND WORKING SOMETHINGS OUT OF ME.
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  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
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  • IT'S IMPORTANT FORYOU TO CATCH THIS,
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  • BECAUSE YOU NEED TOKNOW THAT THE PROCESS
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  • IS A PART OF GOD'S PLAN.
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  • SECOND CORINTHIANS 4:16,THEREFORE WE DO NOT LOSE HEART.
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  • EVEN THOUGH OUR OUTWARDMAN IS PERISHING,
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  • YET THE INWARD MAN ISBEING RENEWED DAY BY DAY.
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  • FOR OUR LIGHT AFFLICTION,WHICH IS BUT FOR A MOMENT
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  • IS WORKING FOR US AFAR MORE EXCEEDING
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  • AND ETERNAL WEIGHT OF GLORY.
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  • THERE IS PURPOSE IN MYPROCESS, WHAT GOD IS DOING,
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  • HE'S WORKING OUT SOMETHINGTHAT IS GOING TO OUTLAST ME.
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  • AND IT'S GOING TO OUTLAST YOU.
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  • I HOPE YOU'RE CATCHINGTHIS, ESPECIALLY RIGHT THERE
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  • IN THE BACK IN THE GREENT-SHIRT BECAUSE I BELIEVE
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  • THAT GOD WANTS TO LITERALLYCHANGE EVERYTHING IN YOUR LIFE.
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  • SOMEONE'S LIKE,"ME, IN THE GREEN?"
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  • IF YOU GOT ON GREEN,I WAS TALKING TO YOU.
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  • IF YOU GOT ON RED, IWAS TALKING TO YOU TOO.
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  • GOD DOESN'T WASTE PAIN,
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  • AND HE'S WORKINGSOMETHING OUT OF YOU,
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  • AND THE PROCESS IS ACTUALLYDESIGNED TO MAKE YOU LOOK
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  • AND FUNCTION MORE LIKE THEMAN JESUS IN THE EARTH.
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  • SO PRIDE HAS TO GO,SELFISHNESS HAS TO GO,
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  • BITTERNESS HAS TO GO,JEALOUSY HAS TO GO,
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  • INSECURITY HAS TOGO, SIN HAS TO GO.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • WON'T GET A LOT OFCLAPS ON THAT ONE,
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  • BUT IT'S STILL THE BIBLE.
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  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
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  • NUMBER THREE, THERE'SPURPOSE IN MY POSITION.
  • 00:10:15.671 --> 00:10:18.374
  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
  • 00:10:18.474 --> 00:10:20.910
  • JESUS IN MATTHEW THREE, WASGETTING READY TO BE BAPTIZED
  • 00:10:21.010 --> 00:10:24.880
  • BY JOHN THE BAPTIST,AND IN THE 13TH VERSE,
  • 00:10:24.980 --> 00:10:27.583
  • THE BIBLE SAYS, "THENJESUS CAME FROM GALILEE
  • 00:10:27.683 --> 00:10:29.151
  • "TO JOHN AT THE JORDANBE BAPTIZED BY HIM.
  • 00:10:29.251 --> 00:10:31.053
  • "AND JOHN TRIED TOPREVENT HIM SAYING,
  • 00:10:31.153 --> 00:10:33.055
  • "I NEED TO BE BAPTIZED BY YOUAND ARE YOU COMING TO ME?"
  • 00:10:33.155 --> 00:10:36.025
  • "BUT JESUS ANSWEREDAND SAID TO HIM,
  • 00:10:36.125 --> 00:10:37.460
  • "PERMITTED TO BE SO NOW,FOR THUS, IT IS FITTING,
  • 00:10:37.560 --> 00:10:40.329
  • "TO FULFILL ALL RIGHTEOUSNESS."
  • 00:10:40.429 --> 00:10:42.798
  • THERE IS PURPOSE IN MY POSITION.
  • 00:10:42.898 --> 00:10:45.668
  • I KNOW THAT YOU SOMETIMESARE SURROUNDED BY PEOPLE
  • 00:10:45.768 --> 00:10:48.604
  • WHO DON'T HAVE THE SAME LEVELOF TALENT THAT YOU HAVE,
  • 00:10:48.704 --> 00:10:51.474
  • BUT THEY SEEM TO HAVEAUTHORITY OR POSITION OVER YOU.
  • 00:10:51.574 --> 00:10:55.377
  • LISTEN, IF YOU'REIN THAT SITUATION AT
  • 00:10:55.478 --> 00:10:58.681
  • BECAUSE GOD WANTS YOUTO REMAIN SUBMITTED,
  • 00:10:58.781 --> 00:11:01.283
  • REMAIN COMMITTED TO THEPROCESS, HONOR WHERE YOU ARE,
  • 00:11:01.383 --> 00:11:04.620
  • KEEP FUNCTIONING WHERE YOUARE, 'CAUSE THERE'S FAVOR
  • 00:11:04.720 --> 00:11:07.757
  • IN YOUR POSITION, YOU'RENOT IN COMPETITION
  • 00:11:07.857 --> 00:11:10.259
  • WITH ANYBODY ELSE, YOUARE LITERALLY TRUSTING GOD
  • 00:11:10.359 --> 00:11:13.562
  • FOR WHATEVER'S TO COME NEXT.
  • 00:11:13.662 --> 00:11:15.164
  • IF YOU'RE BELIEVING GODFOR AN UPGRADE AT A JOB
  • 00:11:15.264 --> 00:11:18.834
  • OR A, WHAT, I SAID UPGRADE,WHAT AM I TALKING ABOUT?
  • 00:11:18.934 --> 00:11:21.103
  • YOU DON'T GETUPGRADED AT THE JOB,
  • 00:11:21.203 --> 00:11:23.005
  • BUT YOU KNOW, WHAT DOYOU CALL IT, PROMOTION.
  • 00:11:23.105 --> 00:11:25.741
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:11:25.841 --> 00:11:27.209
  • PROMOTION DON'T COME FROMTHE EAST OR FROM THE WEST,
  • 00:11:27.309 --> 00:11:30.045
  • IT COMES FROM THE LORD, SO YOUNEED TO CHILL, DO YOUR PART.
  • 00:11:30.146 --> 00:11:34.250
  • DON'T BE LOOKING FOR NOPROMOTION, YOU COME IN AT 8:16,
  • 00:11:34.350 --> 00:11:36.819
  • YOU'RE SUPPOSED TOCLOCK IN AT 8:00.
  • 00:11:36.919 --> 00:11:38.587
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:11:38.687 --> 00:11:40.322
  • WON'T GET NO AMEN, SAY,
  • 00:11:40.422 --> 00:11:41.724
  • "I WAS WITH YOU UNTIL THEEND, 'CAUSE, YOU KNOW,
  • 00:11:41.824 --> 00:11:44.126
  • "'CAUSE TRAFFIC, SEE,'CAUSE TRAFFIC, TRAFFIC."
  • 00:11:44.226 --> 00:11:49.431
  • -[ANNOUNCER] WHAT DOYOU SEE IN YOUR FUTURE?
  • 00:11:49.532 --> 00:11:51.534
  • A NEW PATH LEADINGTO OPPORTUNITY?
  • 00:11:51.634 --> 00:11:53.869
  • OR AN OLD ROAD HEADINGFOR A DEAD END?
  • 00:11:53.969 --> 00:11:56.806
  • IN HIS NEW THREE PART SERIESON CD, DESTINY MOMENTS,
  • 00:11:56.906 --> 00:12:00.676
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALSTHAT YOU ARE CREATED
  • 00:12:00.776 --> 00:12:03.646
  • FOR A UNIQUE PURPOSE.
  • 00:12:03.746 --> 00:12:05.414
  • A WONDERFUL DESTINY, GODHAS CREATED JUST FOR YOU.
  • 00:12:05.514 --> 00:12:09.285
  • YOUR FUTURE IS FILLED WITHPROMISE AND WE WANT TO HELP.
  • 00:12:09.385 --> 00:12:13.155
  • THAT'S WHY MATT AND LAURIECROUCH WANT TO SEND YOU
  • 00:12:13.255 --> 00:12:15.891
  • YOUR OWN COPY OFDESTINY MOMENTS,
  • 00:12:15.991 --> 00:12:18.460
  • TO THANK YOU FOR YOURGIFT OF SUPPORT TO TBN.
  • 00:12:18.561 --> 00:12:21.897
  • AS YOU LISTEN TO EACH MESSAGE,
  • 00:12:21.997 --> 00:12:23.699
  • YOU'LL DISCOVER HOW GOD WILLLEAD YOU DOWN A PATH OF PURPOSE
  • 00:12:23.799 --> 00:12:27.269
  • AND FULFILLMENT ANDEQUIP YOU TO OVERCOME
  • 00:12:27.369 --> 00:12:30.072
  • THE EVERYDAY DISTRACTIONS
  • 00:12:30.172 --> 00:12:31.874
  • THAT WOULD TRY TOPULL YOU OFF COURSE.
  • 00:12:31.974 --> 00:12:33.976
  • WHY NOT TAKE A MOMENT RIGHTNOW TO CALL 866-274-3700
  • 00:12:34.076 --> 00:12:39.548
  • OR GO SECURELY ANDCONVENIENTLY ONLINE,
  • 00:12:39.648 --> 00:12:42.885
  • TO CHOOSE YOUR LEVEL OF SUPPORTAND REQUEST YOUR RESOURCES.
  • 00:12:42.985 --> 00:12:47.256
  • YOU ARE UNIQUE IN CHRIST.
  • 00:12:47.356 --> 00:12:49.425
  • ACTIVATE HIS POWER AND BLESSING
  • 00:12:49.525 --> 00:12:51.260
  • TO EXPERIENCE ALLGOD HAS FOR YOU.
  • 00:12:51.360 --> 00:12:54.096
  • DON'T WAIT, CALL ORVISIT US ONLINE TODAY.
  • 00:12:54.196 --> 00:13:00.169
  • - LET ME HURRY UP'CAUSE I WAS SINGING,
  • 00:13:00.269 --> 00:13:02.304
  • IT TOOK SOME OFMY PREACHING TIME,
  • 00:13:02.404 --> 00:13:05.608
  • BUT I FEEL LIKEGIVING YOU THESE,
  • 00:13:05.708 --> 00:13:06.742
  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MY POSITION.
  • 00:13:06.842 --> 00:13:08.210
  • JESUS SAID, "EVEN THOUGH I'MTHE SAVIOR, WE GOT TO DO THIS
  • 00:13:08.310 --> 00:13:11.180
  • "BECAUSE THIS IS APART OF THE PLAN."
  • 00:13:11.280 --> 00:13:13.482
  • SO YOU NEED TO UNDERSTANDTHAT THERE ARE PEOPLE
  • 00:13:13.582 --> 00:13:15.117
  • THAT GOD WILL SENDINTO YOUR LIFE
  • 00:13:15.217 --> 00:13:16.485
  • JUST TO CHECK YOUR CHARACTER.
  • 00:13:16.585 --> 00:13:18.254
  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
  • 00:13:18.354 --> 00:13:21.857
  • [LAUGHING LOUDLY]
  • 00:13:21.957 --> 00:13:25.027
  • AND UNTIL YOU PASS THETEST, YOU WON'T GRADUATE.
  • 00:13:25.127 --> 00:13:29.265
  • SOME OF YOU ARE LIKE,
  • 00:13:29.365 --> 00:13:30.799
  • "THIS PERSON CONTINUESTO GET ON MY NERVE.
  • 00:13:30.900 --> 00:13:35.004
  • "THE ONE I HAVE LEFT.
  • 00:13:35.104 --> 00:13:37.806
  • "THE ONE NERVE 'CAUSE THEYGOT ALL THE REST OF MY NERVES,
  • 00:13:37.907 --> 00:13:39.975
  • "THIS IS THE LAST NERVE."
  • 00:13:40.075 --> 00:13:43.379
  • GOD SAYS, "THEN YOUBETTER LEARN THE LESSON."
  • 00:13:43.479 --> 00:13:46.315
  • BECAUSE UNTIL YOULEARN THE LESSON,
  • 00:13:46.415 --> 00:13:47.983
  • THAT PERSON'S NOT LEAVINGBECAUSE THAT PERSON
  • 00:13:48.083 --> 00:13:50.286
  • IS THE ONLY ONE THATCAN PULL OUT OF YOU,
  • 00:13:50.386 --> 00:13:54.456
  • THE STUFF THAT'S NOT LIKE JESUS.
  • 00:13:54.556 --> 00:13:56.659
  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
  • 00:13:56.759 --> 00:14:00.462
  • STAY IN POSITION AND ALLOWTHE FATHER TO ELEVATE YOU
  • 00:14:00.562 --> 00:14:05.367
  • IN HIS TIME, HE ALREADYWROTE IT IN HIS BOOK,
  • 00:14:05.467 --> 00:14:08.370
  • YOU ARE GOING TO GET TOTHE INTENDED DESTINATION.
  • 00:14:08.470 --> 00:14:11.807
  • NUMBER FOUR, THERE'SPURPOSE IN MY PATIENCE.
  • 00:14:11.907 --> 00:14:17.112
  • THAT'S A WORD NOBODYWANTS TO PREACH ABOUT.
  • 00:14:17.212 --> 00:14:21.283
  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MY PATIENCE,GOD WILL REVEAL TO YOU
  • 00:14:21.383 --> 00:14:25.054
  • WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW,WHEN YOU NEED TO KNOW IT.
  • 00:14:25.154 --> 00:14:29.058
  • "GOD, I NEED SOME ANSWERS,I NEED 'EM TONIGHT,
  • 00:14:29.158 --> 00:14:31.160
  • "I NEED YOU TO HURRY UP,
  • 00:14:31.260 --> 00:14:32.428
  • "BECAUSE I'VE, I'MGOING THROUGH SOME STUFF
  • 00:14:32.528 --> 00:14:34.596
  • "AND THEN MY BABYDADDY HE'S NOT HERE,
  • 00:14:34.697 --> 00:14:36.398
  • "HE AIN'T HERE, HE SAIDHE WAS GONE WRITE A CHECK,
  • 00:14:36.498 --> 00:14:38.500
  • "HE DIDN'T WRITE NO CHECK,JESUS WHAT ARE WE GONE DO?"
  • 00:14:38.600 --> 00:14:41.337
  • "CALM DOWN I GOT YOU."
  • 00:14:41.437 --> 00:14:43.639
  • "NO, I NEED IT NOW."
  • 00:14:43.739 --> 00:14:45.507
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:14:45.607 --> 00:14:47.409
  • THERE'S PURPOSEIN YOUR PATIENCE.
  • 00:14:47.509 --> 00:14:50.279
  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
  • 00:14:50.379 --> 00:14:52.581
  • AND UNTIL YOUR ANSWER ARRIVES
  • 00:14:52.681 --> 00:14:55.217
  • TAKE HIM AT HIS.-[CONGREGATION] WORD.
  • 00:14:55.317 --> 00:14:58.287
  • - BECAUSE EVERY PROMISE OFGOD IS YES AND IN HIM AMEN,
  • 00:14:58.387 --> 00:15:00.923
  • THROUGH CHRIST JESUS.
  • 00:15:01.023 --> 00:15:04.093
  • DAVID SAID, "YOUR EYES SAW MYSUBSTANCE, BEING YET UNFORMED.
  • 00:15:04.193 --> 00:15:07.830
  • "AND IN YOUR BOOKTHEY WERE ALL WRITTEN,
  • 00:15:07.930 --> 00:15:09.298
  • "THE DAYS FASHIONED FOR ME.
  • 00:15:09.398 --> 00:15:10.966
  • "WHEN AS YET THEREWERE NONE OF THEM.
  • 00:15:11.066 --> 00:15:13.702
  • "HOW PRECIOUS ALSO ARE YOURTHOUGHTS TOWARDS ME, OH GOD.
  • 00:15:13.802 --> 00:15:17.840
  • "HOW GREAT IS THE SUM OFTHEM IF I SHOULD COUNT THEM,
  • 00:15:17.940 --> 00:15:20.109
  • "THEY WOULD BE MORE INNUMBER THAN THE SAND.
  • 00:15:20.209 --> 00:15:22.478
  • "WHEN I AM AWAKE,I'M STILL WITH YOU."
  • 00:15:22.578 --> 00:15:24.847
  • HOW DO YOU GET AREVELATION LIKE THAT?
  • 00:15:24.947 --> 00:15:27.816
  • IN THOSE TIMES WHENHE WAS IMPATIENT,
  • 00:15:27.916 --> 00:15:29.451
  • HOPING THAT GOD WOULD SHOW UPAND GOD HAD TO CALM HIM DOWN
  • 00:15:29.551 --> 00:15:31.887
  • AND LIKE, "I GOTIT UNDER CONTROL."
  • 00:15:31.987 --> 00:15:34.623
  • THERE'S PURPOSE, THE REASON WHYI DIDN'T GIVE IT TO YOU EASY
  • 00:15:34.723 --> 00:15:37.760
  • IS BECAUSE YOU WOULDN'THAVE HONORED IT PROPERLY.
  • 00:15:37.860 --> 00:15:40.996
  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
  • 00:15:41.096 --> 00:15:43.399
  • NOBODY VALUES WHATTHEY GET EASY.
  • 00:15:43.499 --> 00:15:47.936
  • I'M SPEAKING TO SOMELADIES IN HERE RIGHT NOW,
  • 00:15:48.037 --> 00:15:50.572
  • BECAUSE I WANT YOU TOUNDERSTAND, HE'LL TELL YOU,
  • 00:15:50.672 --> 00:15:52.741
  • "IF YOU LOVE ME, YOU'LL DOTHIS," NO, IF HE LOVES YOU,
  • 00:15:52.841 --> 00:15:56.011
  • HE WILL GO TO ACHRISTIAN COUNSELOR
  • 00:15:56.111 --> 00:15:58.080
  • AND WILL WALK THROUGHTHE PROCESS WITH YOU
  • 00:15:58.180 --> 00:16:00.582
  • AND YOU ALL WILL TALKABOUT BOUNDARIES,
  • 00:16:00.682 --> 00:16:02.785
  • AND YOU ALL WILL KEEPTHE SEX UNTIL MARRIAGE
  • 00:16:02.885 --> 00:16:05.287
  • BECAUSE A REAL MAN OF GODDOESN'T WANT TO UNCOVER YOU,
  • 00:16:05.387 --> 00:16:08.924
  • HE WANTS TO KEEP YOU COVEREDAND HE DOESN'T WANT TO LEAVE YOU
  • 00:16:09.024 --> 00:16:12.194
  • WITH A SPIRITUAL WEIGHT,YOU CAN'T GET RID OF.
  • 00:16:12.294 --> 00:16:15.597
  • LOOK, ANYWAY THAT'S, LETME HELP SOMEBODY ELSE.
  • 00:16:15.697 --> 00:16:18.700
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:16:18.801 --> 00:16:23.772
  • IF IT WAS EASY TO GIVE AWAY,
  • 00:16:23.872 --> 00:16:27.743
  • THEN YOU DON'T UNDERSTANDTHE VALUE OF WHO YOU ARE.
  • 00:16:27.843 --> 00:16:33.549
  • PATIENCE, I OUGHT TOMESSED UP SOME PEOPLE
  • 00:16:33.649 --> 00:16:37.586
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:16:37.686 --> 00:16:40.089
  • GOT SOME DUDES IN HERE LIKE,
  • 00:16:40.189 --> 00:16:40.989
  • "MAN, I AIN'T COMINGBACK HERE, MAN."
  • 00:16:41.090 --> 00:16:44.059
  • COME ON BACK MAN, GODHAS A WORD FOR YOU.
  • 00:16:44.159 --> 00:16:46.528
  • NUMBER FIVE ANDTHIS IS THE LAST ONE
  • 00:16:46.628 --> 00:16:49.798
  • AND THEN WE CAN LEAVE TOGETHER,JUST STAY WITH ME ON THIS.
  • 00:16:49.898 --> 00:16:52.034
  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MY PRAISE.
  • 00:16:52.134 --> 00:16:55.070
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:16:55.170 --> 00:16:57.306
  • PSALM 22:16, THISIS DAVID TALKING.
  • 00:16:57.406 --> 00:17:02.077
  • HE'S IN TROUBLE, ANYBODYEVER BEEN IN TROUBLE?
  • 00:17:02.177 --> 00:17:04.279
  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
  • 00:17:04.379 --> 00:17:05.214
  • ANYBODY EVER NEEDEDGOD TO SHOW UP?
  • 00:17:05.314 --> 00:17:07.349
  • [CONGREGATION CONCURRING]
  • 00:17:07.449 --> 00:17:08.417
  • HE SAID, "FOR DOGSHAVE SURROUNDED ME.
  • 00:17:08.517 --> 00:17:11.253
  • "THE CONGREGATION OF THEWICKED HAS ENCLOSED ME."
  • 00:17:11.353 --> 00:17:13.889
  • THEN IT GOES PROPHETIC,THESE NEXT VERSES ARE DAVID,
  • 00:17:13.989 --> 00:17:17.826
  • BUT THEY ALSO CORRELATETO SOMEBODY ELSE YOU KNOW,
  • 00:17:17.926 --> 00:17:21.163
  • "THEY PIERCED MYHANDS AND MY FEET.
  • 00:17:21.263 --> 00:17:23.966
  • "I CAN COUNT ALL MY BONES.
  • 00:17:24.066 --> 00:17:25.567
  • "THEY LOOK AND STARE AT ME.
  • 00:17:25.667 --> 00:17:27.035
  • "THEY DIVIDE MYGARMENTS AMONG THEM
  • 00:17:27.136 --> 00:17:28.937
  • "AND FOR MY CLOTHINGTHEY CAST LOTS.
  • 00:17:29.037 --> 00:17:31.640
  • "BUT YOU, OH LORD, DONOT BE FAR FROM ME.
  • 00:17:31.740 --> 00:17:33.642
  • "OH MY STRENGTH,HASTEN TO HELP ME."
  • 00:17:33.742 --> 00:17:35.711
  • HURRY TO HELP ME.
  • 00:17:35.811 --> 00:17:37.346
  • "DELIVER ME FROM THE SWORD.
  • 00:17:37.446 --> 00:17:38.780
  • "MY PRECIOUS LIFE FROMTHE POWER OF THE DOG.
  • 00:17:38.881 --> 00:17:41.250
  • "SAVE ME FROM THE LION'S MOUTH.
  • 00:17:41.350 --> 00:17:43.185
  • "AND FROM THE HORNOF THE WILD OXEN."
  • 00:17:43.285 --> 00:17:44.920
  • AND ALL THE HATERSWHO CAN'T STAND ME AND
  • 00:17:45.020 --> 00:17:48.257
  • I JUST ADDED THAT IN, RIGHTAT THE END RIGHT THERE.
  • 00:17:48.357 --> 00:17:50.626
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:17:50.726 --> 00:17:51.493
  • WATCH THE NEXTPART OF THE VERSE,
  • 00:17:51.593 --> 00:17:53.162
  • "YOU HAVE ANSWERED ME ANDNOW I WILL DECLARE YOUR NAME
  • 00:17:53.262 --> 00:17:57.099
  • "TO MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS,IN THE MIDST OF THE ASSEMBLY."
  • 00:17:57.199 --> 00:18:00.469
  • THAT MEANS IN CHURCH,
  • 00:18:00.569 --> 00:18:02.137
  • "I WILL PRAISE YOU."
  • 00:18:02.237 --> 00:18:04.506
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:18:04.606 --> 00:18:07.743
  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MY PRAISE
  • 00:18:07.843 --> 00:18:09.978
  • AND SINCE GODDELIVERED ME PUBLICLY,
  • 00:18:10.078 --> 00:18:12.514
  • I'M GONE PRAISE HIM PUBLICLY.
  • 00:18:12.614 --> 00:18:15.384
  • THIS IS YOUROPPORTUNITY RIGHT HERE,
  • 00:18:15.484 --> 00:18:17.653
  • IF GOD HAS EVER DELIVEREDYOU FROM ANYTHING,
  • 00:18:17.753 --> 00:18:20.589
  • IF HE'S EVER FREED YOU FROMANYTHING, YOU GOT IT BRANDON.
  • 00:18:20.689 --> 00:18:24.693
  • IF HE'S EVER DELIVEREDYOU, CAN YOU BLESS HIM?
  • 00:18:24.793 --> 00:18:28.397
  • IF HE HEALED YOU,
  • 00:18:28.497 --> 00:18:31.366
  • CAN YOU PRAISE HIM?
  • 00:18:31.466 --> 00:18:33.802
  • HE DIDN'T GIVE YOUA PRIVATE MIRACLE,
  • 00:18:33.902 --> 00:18:36.371
  • SO DON'T GIVE HIMA PRIVATE PRAISE.
  • 00:18:36.471 --> 00:18:40.008
  • PEOPLE ARE LOOKING AT YOU ANDTHEY KNOW ONLY GOD DID THAT,
  • 00:18:40.108 --> 00:18:44.947
  • YOU MIGHT AS WELL GIVEGOD A PUBLIC PRAISE.
  • 00:18:45.047 --> 00:18:49.351
  • THERE'S PURPOSE IN MY PRAISE.
  • 00:18:49.451 --> 00:18:52.254
  • I WAS PRAISING WHENNOTHING MADE SENSE,
  • 00:18:52.354 --> 00:18:54.823
  • NOW I'M PRAISING THAT MYPRAYER HAS BEEN ANSWERED.
  • 00:18:54.923 --> 00:18:58.827
  • AND EVEN THOUGH THERE'S BEENPAIN AND QUESTIONS AND ISSUES,
  • 00:18:58.927 --> 00:19:01.697
  • I KNOW THAT WHAT IWROTE IS NOT THE END,
  • 00:19:01.797 --> 00:19:04.700
  • WHAT HE WROTE IS THE ENDAND EVERYTHING IN THE MIDDLE
  • 00:19:04.800 --> 00:19:08.237
  • WAS MEANT.-[CONGREGATION] TO BE.
  • 00:19:08.337 --> 00:19:10.305
  • - LET'S PRAY, FATHER, ITHANK YOU FOR THESE PEOPLE.
  • 00:19:10.405 --> 00:19:14.076
  • [SOFT MUSIC]
  • 00:19:14.176 --> 00:19:14.943
  • THEY GOT KIDS, THEYGOT TO GET HOME,
  • 00:19:15.043 --> 00:19:16.345
  • THEY GOT TO GET READYFOR WORK AND SCHOOL,
  • 00:19:16.445 --> 00:19:18.313
  • BUT IN THIS MOMENT, I ASKTHAT YOU WILL SEAL THIS WORD
  • 00:19:18.413 --> 00:19:22.985
  • THAT EVERYTHING IN OUR LIVES,
  • 00:19:23.085 --> 00:19:24.386
  • EVEN THE THINGS THATDON'T MAKE SENSE,
  • 00:19:24.486 --> 00:19:26.488
  • WERE ABSOLUTELY MEANT TO BE.
  • 00:19:26.588 --> 00:19:29.658
  • BUT AT THE END OF IT, YOURNAME WILL BE GLORIFIED.
  • 00:19:29.758 --> 00:19:33.829
  • SO MAY WE HEAR REPORTS,SUPERNATURAL REPORTS OF HEALING,
  • 00:19:33.929 --> 00:19:38.300
  • MIRACLES, SIGNS AND WONDERS,
  • 00:19:38.400 --> 00:19:40.602
  • FOR THIS IS THEPROMISE OF THE WORD,
  • 00:19:40.702 --> 00:19:42.938
  • THAT THESE SIGNS WILLFOLLOW THEM THAT BELIEVE.
  • 00:19:43.038 --> 00:19:46.308
  • WE LOVE YOU, THIS IS OUR PRAYER.
  • 00:19:46.408 --> 00:19:49.044
  • WE DON'T WANT ANYTHINGTHAT'S NOT IN YOUR WORD.
  • 00:19:49.144 --> 00:19:53.448
  • AND THEREFORE, WE DON'TWANT ANYTHING IN OUR LIFE,
  • 00:19:53.548 --> 00:19:55.517
  • THAT DOESN'T REMIND YOU OF THEWORD YOU'VE SPOKEN OVER US.
  • 00:19:55.617 --> 00:19:58.720
  • WE LOVE YOU, WE HONORYOU, IN JESUS NAME, AMEN.
  • 00:19:58.820 --> 00:20:02.591
  • GIVE ME JUST A FEW SECONDS,
  • 00:20:02.691 --> 00:20:03.825
  • GIVE THE LORD OFPRAISE RIGHT THERE.
  • 00:20:03.925 --> 00:20:05.394
  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
  • 00:20:05.494 --> 00:20:07.696
  • DO ME A FAVOR, BESEATED REAL QUICK,
  • 00:20:07.796 --> 00:20:10.832
  • 'CAUSE WE GOT TO DO THIS.
  • 00:20:10.932 --> 00:20:12.401
  • IF YOU'RE IN HERE, YOU'VENEVER GIVEN YOUR LIFE TO JESUS
  • 00:20:12.501 --> 00:20:15.070
  • HEAD BOWED, EYES CLOSED,
  • 00:20:15.170 --> 00:20:17.205
  • HANDS BOWED, EYES CLOSED.
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  • IF YOU'RE HERE, YOU'VE NEVERGIVEN YOUR LIFE TO JESUS,
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  • OR YOU NEED TO REDEDICATEYOUR LIFE TO JESUS,
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  • THIS MOMENT IS FOR YOU.
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  • I'M GONE COUNT TO THREE,I NEED YOU TO STAND UP
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  • AND SAY, "I'M COMINGHOME, THIS IS FOR ME.
  • 00:20:26.748 --> 00:20:28.850
  • "I'VE GOT TO GIVEMY LIFE TO JESUS
  • 00:20:28.950 --> 00:20:31.553
  • "BECAUSE NOW I REALIZE
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  • "EVEN THE THINGS I THOUGHTWERE WORKING AGAINST ME,
  • 00:20:32.921 --> 00:20:35.257
  • "WERE WORKING FOR MEAND IT WAS MEANT TO BE."
  • 00:20:35.357 --> 00:20:37.926
  • THIS IS THE POWER OF JESUSCHRIST, ONE, TWO, THREE,
  • 00:20:38.026 --> 00:20:41.063
  • STAND WHERE YOU ARE.
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  • STAND WHERE YOUARE, LOOK AT THIS.
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  • [CONGREGATION REJOICING]
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  • LOOK AT THIS.
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  • OH, WE CAN DO BETTERTHAN THIS, WHO ELSE?
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  • HEY, IF SOMEBODY NEARYOU IS STANDING UP,
  • 00:20:55.310 --> 00:20:57.579
  • CELEBRATE SHOUT REALLOUD, BARK LIKE A [BARKS].
  • 00:20:57.679 --> 00:21:02.451
  • ANYBODY OVER HERE?
  • 00:21:02.551 --> 00:21:04.486
  • LOOK AT THAT [CLAPS].
  • 00:21:04.586 --> 00:21:06.588
  • WELCOME HOME, ANYBODY ELSE?
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  • ALL YOU ALL SAVED, WHAT UP?
  • 00:21:08.824 --> 00:21:12.094
  • ANYBODY ELSE, LOOK AT THAT?
  • 00:21:12.194 --> 00:21:13.495
  • NOW, 15 OF THEM OVERTHERE, LOOK AT THAT,
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  • THAT'S A SALVATION FESTIVAL.
  • 00:21:14.830 --> 00:21:18.166
  • SOMEBODY GIVE GOD PRAISE.
  • 00:21:18.266 --> 00:21:20.402
  • REMAIN STANDING, YOU'LL HAVEA BOOK FROM OUR PASTORS.
  • 00:21:20.502 --> 00:21:24.940
  • I WANT TO LEAD YOUIN THIS PRAYER,
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  • THE PEOPLE THAT ARE SITTING AREGOING TO PRAY THIS WITH YOU.
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  • LORD JESUS.-[CONGREGATION] LORD JESUS.
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  • - I CONFESS WITH MY MOUTH.-[CONGREGATION] I CONFESS
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  • WITH MY MOUTH.- AND BELIEVE IN MY HEART.
  • 00:21:32.214 --> 00:21:34.015
  • -[CONGREGATION] ANDBELIEVE IN MY HEART.
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  • - THAT JESUS IS LORD.
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  • -[CONGREGATION]THAT JESUS IS LORD.
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  • - THANK YOU FOR THE BLOOD.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] THANKYOU FOR THE BLOOD.
  • 00:21:37.919 --> 00:21:38.954
  • - THAT PAID FOR MY SIN.-[CONGREGATION] THAT PAID
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  • FOR MY SIN.- I'M MADE NEW.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] I'M MADE NEW.
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  • - THE GOOD AND THE BAD.-[CONGREGATION] THE GOOD
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  • AND THE BAD.- ALL OF IT.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] ALL OF IT.- WAS WORKING.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] WAS WORKING.- TOGETHER.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] TOGETHER.- FOR MY GOOD.
  • 00:21:48.530 --> 00:21:49.698
  • -[CONGREGATION] FOR MY GOOD.- FOR YOUR PURPOSE.
  • 00:21:49.798 --> 00:21:51.032
  • -[CONGREGATION]FOR YOUR PURPOSE.
  • 00:21:51.133 --> 00:21:51.867
  • - I LOVE YOU.
  • 00:21:51.967 --> 00:21:52.768
  • -[CONGREGATION] I LOVE YOU.- TODAY.
  • 00:21:52.868 --> 00:21:54.002
  • -[CONGREGATION] TODAY.- I BEGIN.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] I BEGIN.- BRAND NEW.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] BRAND NEW.- IN JESUS NAME.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] IN JESUS NAME.
  • 00:21:58.073 --> 00:21:58.840
  • - AMEN.-[CONGREGATION] AMEN.
  • 00:21:58.940 --> 00:22:00.242
  • - YOU KNOW, ONE OF THEMOST IMPORTANT THINGS
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  • FOR US TO REMEMBER, ISGOD'S UNDYING COMMITMENT
  • 00:22:02.411 --> 00:22:05.180
  • TO GET US TO THE PLACEWE ARE DESTINED FOR.
  • 00:22:05.280 --> 00:22:07.516
  • AND TBN WANTS YOU TOREACH THAT DESTINATION.
  • 00:22:07.616 --> 00:22:11.253
  • THAT'S WHY WE WANT TO BLESS YOU
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  • WITH MY LATEST SERIES,DESTINY MOMENTS.
  • 00:22:13.455 --> 00:22:17.025
  • EVEN IF YOU'VE EXPERIENCED
  • 00:22:17.125 --> 00:22:18.760
  • WHAT APPEARS TO BEA MAJOR DERAILMENT,
  • 00:22:18.860 --> 00:22:21.062
  • AND I'VE BEEN THERE,GOD CAN AND WILL WORK
  • 00:22:21.163 --> 00:22:24.266
  • ALL THINGS TOGETHERFOR YOUR GOOD,
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  • HALLELUJAH, I'MA LIVING WITNESS.
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  • THE AWESOME PLANTHAT GOD HAS FOR YOU
  • 00:22:31.173 --> 00:22:33.742
  • IS FIXED AND FINISHEDIN CHRIST JESUS.
  • 00:22:33.842 --> 00:22:37.379
  • THE BUMPS ALONG THE ROADARE JUST OPPORTUNITIES
  • 00:22:37.479 --> 00:22:39.448
  • FOR YOU TO TRUST HIM.
  • 00:22:39.548 --> 00:22:40.682
  • SO MAKE SURE YOU GET YOURCOPY OF DESTINY MOMENTS
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  • AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, WHILEIT'S STILL AVAILABLE,
  • 00:22:43.685 --> 00:22:46.555
  • BECAUSE THE WAY PEOPLEARE RESPONDING TO THIS
  • 00:22:46.655 --> 00:22:49.291
  • IS SO OVERWHELMING THATWE MAY JUST RUN OUT.
  • 00:22:49.391 --> 00:22:52.694
  • SO CALL THE NUMBERON YOUR SCREEN,
  • 00:22:52.794 --> 00:22:54.996
  • OR LOG ON TO OURWEBSITE RIGHT NOW.
  • 00:22:55.096 --> 00:22:57.699
  • GOD HAS MADE A PROMISETHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
  • 00:22:57.799 --> 00:23:00.535
  • A GOOD ENDING TO YOURSTORY AND NOT JUST GOOD,
  • 00:23:00.635 --> 00:23:03.438
  • BUT A GREAT ENDINGAND NOT JUST GREAT,
  • 00:23:03.538 --> 00:23:05.540
  • BUT AN EXPECTED ENDING.
  • 00:23:05.640 --> 00:23:07.576
  • BECAUSE HE HAS AFUTURE AND A HOPE
  • 00:23:07.676 --> 00:23:10.212
  • TO BRING YOU TO AN EXPECTED END.
  • 00:23:10.312 --> 00:23:12.414
  • YOU WERE CREATED WITH PURPOSE
  • 00:23:12.514 --> 00:23:14.349
  • AND YOU ARE MEANTTO BE, HALLELUJAH.
  • 00:23:14.449 --> 00:23:18.286
  • -[ANNOUNCER] WHAT TOYOU SEE IN YOUR FUTURE?
  • 00:23:18.386 --> 00:23:20.355
  • A NEW PATH LEADINGTO OPPORTUNITY
  • 00:23:20.455 --> 00:23:22.724
  • OR AN OLD ROAD HEADINGFOR A DEAD END?
  • 00:23:22.824 --> 00:23:25.627
  • IN HIS NEW THREE PART SERIESON CD, DESTINY MOMENTS,
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  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALS
  • 00:23:29.564 --> 00:23:31.099
  • THAT YOU ARE CREATEDFOR A UNIQUE PURPOSE.
  • 00:23:31.199 --> 00:23:34.169
  • A WONDERFUL DESTINY GODHAS CREATED JUST FOR YOU.
  • 00:23:34.269 --> 00:23:38.106
  • - I'VE SHED MY TEARS, I'VE RUNTHE RACE, I'VE BEEN FAITHFUL,
  • 00:23:38.206 --> 00:23:41.910
  • NOW IT'S MY TURN, TELLSOMEBODY, IT'S MY TURN.
  • 00:23:42.010 --> 00:23:44.980
  • -[ANNOUNCER] YOUR FUTUREIS FILLED WITH PROMISE,
  • 00:23:45.080 --> 00:23:47.883
  • AND WE WANT TO HELP.
  • 00:23:47.983 --> 00:23:49.284
  • THAT'S WHY MATT AND LAURIECROUCH WANT TO SEND YOU,
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  • YOUR OWN COPY OFDESTINY MOMENTS,
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  • TO THANK YOU FOR YOURGIFT OF SUPPORT TO TBN.
  • 00:23:54.689 --> 00:23:57.993
  • AS YOU LISTEN TO EACH MESSAGE,
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  • YOU'LL DISCOVER HOW GOD WILLLEAD YOU DOWN A PATH OF PURPOSE
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  • AND FULFILLMENT ANDEQUIP YOU TO OVERCOME
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  • THE EVERYDAY DISTRACTIONS
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  • THAT WOULD TRY TOPULL YOU OFF COURSE.
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  • AND WITH YOUR SPECIALGIFT OF $70 OR MORE,
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  • WE'LL INCLUDE THIS SPECIALBUNDLE OF PASTOR GRAY'S
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  • BEST SELLING BOOKS,"WIN FROM WITHIN,"
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  • AND, "I AM NUMBER EIGHT."
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  • BOTH WILL HELP USHER YOU
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  • INTO THE DESTINY GODHAS WAITING FOR YOU.
  • 00:24:22.984 --> 00:24:26.321
  • WHY NOT TAKE A MOMENT RIGHTNOW TO CALL 866-274-3700
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  • OR GO SECURELY ANDCONVENIENTLY ONLINE,
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  • TO CHOOSE YOUR LEVEL OF SUPPORTAND REQUEST YOUR RESOURCES.
  • 00:24:35.297 --> 00:24:39.534
  • YOU ARE UNIQUE IN CHRIST.
  • 00:24:39.634 --> 00:24:41.736
  • ACTIVATE HIS POWER AND BLESSING
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  • TO EXPERIENCE ALLGOD HAS FOR YOU.
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  • DON'T WAIT, CALL ORVISIT US ONLINE TODAY.
  • 00:24:46.441 --> 00:24:51.212
  • - THANK YOU FORTUNING IN TODAY.
  • 00:24:51.313 --> 00:24:53.481
  • I PRAY WHAT YOUHEARD EMPOWERED YOU
  • 00:24:53.582 --> 00:24:55.584
  • AND GAVE YOU A GODPERSPECTIVE ON YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:55.684 --> 00:24:58.720
  • SOMETIMES THE MOSTIMPORTANT THING WE CAN DO
  • 00:24:58.820 --> 00:25:01.256
  • IS CHANGE THE LENS THROUGHWHICH WE SEE OUR LIVES.
  • 00:25:01.356 --> 00:25:04.960
  • MANY TIMES WE SEE THINGS
  • 00:25:05.060 --> 00:25:07.162
  • THROUGH THE LENS OFLIMITED PERSPECTIVE.
  • 00:25:07.262 --> 00:25:10.398
  • BUT IF YOU PUT ONYOUR JESUS GLASSES,
  • 00:25:10.498 --> 00:25:12.734
  • YOU'LL SEE YOURSELF THROUGH AWHOLE NEW FILTER OF HIS GRACE
  • 00:25:12.834 --> 00:25:16.771
  • AND HIS PROMISES.
  • 00:25:16.871 --> 00:25:17.973
  • HIS FILTER GIVES YOU HOPE,AND A CONFIDENT EXPECTATION,
  • 00:25:18.073 --> 00:25:21.876
  • SEEING THE GOOD PLAN GODHAS ORDAINED FOR YOU,
  • 00:25:21.977 --> 00:25:24.813
  • COMING TO PASS.
  • 00:25:24.913 --> 00:25:26.247
  • SO BE SURE YOU TUNE IN TOHEAR MORE ON THIS SUBJECT
  • 00:25:26.348 --> 00:25:29.551
  • AND I THANK GOD FOR YOU,
  • 00:25:29.651 --> 00:25:30.952
  • AND I PRAY HIS GRACE BEMULTIPLIED ON YOUR LIFE,
  • 00:25:31.052 --> 00:25:33.722
  • AND THAT THE SPIRIT OF GODLEAD YOU INTO ALL TRUTH,
  • 00:25:33.822 --> 00:25:36.791
  • CONCERNING WHAT HEHAS PLANNED FOR YOU.
  • 00:25:36.891 --> 00:25:39.194
  • AND HE PLANNED IT BEFORETHE FOUNDATION OF THE WORLD.
  • 00:25:39.294 --> 00:25:41.663
  • HE PLANNED IT BEFOREWE EVER MADE A MISTAKE,
  • 00:25:41.763 --> 00:25:44.265
  • AND HE IS NOT CHANGING HIS MIND.
  • 00:25:44.366 --> 00:25:47.602
  • GOD BLESS YOU AND I'LLSEE YOU ON THE NEXT
  • 00:25:47.702 --> 00:25:51.106
  • JOHN GRAY'S WORLD, BOO!
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  • ♪♪♪
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