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The Moment Before The Moment Part 1

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  • -[ANNOUNCER] GET THEINSPIRATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT
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  • OF JOEL OSTEEN,
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  • - I'M JOHN GRAY AND WELCOMETO "JOHN GRAY WORLD."
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • STOP PLOTTING AGAINST PEOPLE.
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  • STOP ANGLING FOR THEIR POSITION,
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  • JUST RELAX AND BE FAITHFULWHERE GOD'S PLANTED YOU.
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  • STOP WORRYING ABOUTWHAT'S GOING ON
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  • IN SOMEBODY ELSE'S GARDEN
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  • AND BE FAITHFUL WITHTHE GARDEN YOU GOT.
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  • IF YOU GOT ENOUGHWATER FOR YOUR GARDEN,
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  • THAT'S ALL YOU NEED.
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  • STOP WORRYING ABOUT HOW SOMEBODYELSE'S GARDEN IS GROWING
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  • SOMEBODY ELSE'S JOB,SOMEONE ELSE'S RELATIONSHIP.
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  • STOP LIVING YOUR LIFEBASED ON COMPARISON.
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  • YOU CAN'T COMPARE YOURANOINTING TO SOMEONE ELSE'S,
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  • BECAUSE YOU DON'TKNOW THEIR CHALLENGES.
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  • YOU DON'T KNOW THEIR TEARS.
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  • YOU DON'T KNOW THEIR PROCESS
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  • SO RELAXED AND BEFAITHFUL WHERE YOU ARE.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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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," BOOM.
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  • ♪♪♪
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  • GOD BLESS YOU, FAMILY.IT'S JOHN GRAY,
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  • AND I'M GLAD TO BECONNECTING TO YOU RIGHT NOW.
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  • THANK YOU FOR JOININGME FOR TODAY'S BROADCAST
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  • AS I CONTINUE ALONGSIDE TBN
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  • AND ITS GLOBALMISSION TO REACH YOU,
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  • WITH EDIFYING CONTENT,
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  • WHILE IMPACTING THELIVES OF THE UNSAVED
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  • WHO HAVE YET TO KNOW JESUS,
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  • BUT THEY SHALLCOME TO KNOW JESUS.
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  • WE'RE GOING TO GET INTOSOMETHING VERY INTERESTING
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  • CALLED DEFINING MOMENTS.
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  • WE ALL HAVE THEM,
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  • IT'S WHEN OUR DECISIONSAT KEY TIMES OF OUR LIVES
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  • SHAPE OUR DESTINY
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  • AND THE OUTCOME OFEVERYTHING AFTER THAT MOMENT.
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  • I BELIEVE GOD HAS TO DEFININGMOMENTS PREPARED FOR YOU
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  • THAT CAN LAUNCH YOU INTOTHE FULLNESS OF THE CALLING
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  • HE HAS FOR YOU.
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  • SO TODAY WE'RE GOING TOLOOK AT THE LIFE OF DAVID
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  • AND SEE HOW THE CHOICES HE MADE
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  • AT AN OPPORTUNE TIME
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  • PROPELLED HIM INTO THEPLACE GOD CALLED HIM TO BE.
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  • YOU MAY BE SOMEONE
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  • WHO FEELS LIKE YOU'RE ONTHE BRINK OF SOMETHING MAJOR
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  • AND YOU KNOW GOD HAS YOUIN YOUR DEFINING MOMENT.
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  • I BELIEVE THIS MESSAGE ISGOING TO REVEAL THE KEYS
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  • THAT WILL PROPEL YOUINTO THE VERY THING
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  • YOU'VE BEEN SENSINGIN YOUR SPIRIT.
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  • LOCKING IN, LEAN IN, LEARNING IN
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  • AND BELIEVE THIS IS YOUR MOMENT.
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  • PRESS THAT DVR BUTTON ANDTELL EVERYBODY YOU KNOW,
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  • YOU'RE IN YOUR MOMENT RIGHT NOW.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • IF YOU'LL DO ME A FAVOR
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  • AND GO TO 1ST SAMUEL 24,
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  • 1ST SAMUEL 24
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  • AND THIS IS A STORY
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  • ALL ABOUT HOW LIFE GOT FLIPPED,
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  • TURNED UPSIDE DOWN, NO IT'S NOT.
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  • [ALL LAUGHING]
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  • THIS IS, THIS IS ASTORY ABOUT OPPORTUNITY.
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  • IT'S A STORY ABOUT CHOICE.
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  • IT'S A STORY ABOUT THEPOSSIBILITY OF REVENGE.
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  • IT'S THE STORY OF A MOMENT.
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  • IT'S THE STORY OFDAVID AND SAUL.
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  • AND IT IS A MOST UNIQUE STORY
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  • BECAUSE IT DOES NOTGET AS MUCH ATTENTION
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  • AS SOME OF THE OTHER STORIESTHAT WE HAVE READ ABOUT DAVID.
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  • WE KNOW ABOUT DAVID AND GOLIATH.
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  • WE KNOW ABOUT HISMIGHTY EXPLOITS,
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  • WE KNOW ABOUT ALL OFTHESE OTHER AREAS,
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  • BUT WE DON'T FOCUS ONTHIS PARTICULAR STORY.
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  • BUT YOU AND I BOTH KNOW
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  • THAT LIFE IS NOT JUST COMPRISED
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  • OF LIVING DAY AFTERDAY AFTER DAY.
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  • WE CAN'T REMEMBER EVERYDAY THAT WE'VE LIVED.
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  • WE DON'T REMEMBER EVERYCONVERSATION THAT WE'VE HAD,
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  • BUT WE DO REMEMBER MOMENTS.
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  • LIFE IS BEST COMPARTMENTALIZEDAND DIGESTED IN MOMENTS.
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  • WE REMEMBER KEYMOMENTS OF OUR LIVES.
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  • WE REMEMBER THE BIRTHOF OUR CHILDREN,
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  • WE REMEMBER GRADUATINGFROM HIGH SCHOOL,
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  • WE REMEMBER OUR FIRST DATE.
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  • HOW MANY PEOPLE REMEMBERTHEIR FIRST DATE?
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  • THIS IS AN INTERACTIVE SERVICE,
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  • STOP SITTING THERE LIKE WE'REIN COLLEGE AND I'M A PROFESSOR
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  • COME ON AND TELL THE TRUTH.
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  • HOW MANY PEOPLEREMEMBER YOUR FIRST DAY?
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  • SOME OF YOU ALL DON'T [LAUGHING]
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  • IT MEANS YOU DATEDTOO MANY PEOPLE.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • LET ME SEE WAS IT LISA--NO, WHO WAS IT, REBECCA?
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  • NO, WHO WAS IT?
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  • MAVIS?
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  • NO, I DON'T, I DON'TEVEN REMEMBER MAN.
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  • I DON'T EVEN KNOW MAN.
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  • ITS BEEN SO MANY I DON'T KNOW.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • WHO REMEMBERS THEIR FIRST KISS?
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  • SOMEBODY OUT OF MESSEDUP YOUR RELATIONSHIP,
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  • I THOUGHT I WAS YOUR FIRST KISS.
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  • [ALL LAUGHING]
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  • LIFE IS BEST REMEMBEREDBY THESE GREAT MOMENTS
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  • AND WE SURROUND THATMOMENT WITH APPLAUSE
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  • AND FEELINGS AND EMOTIONSARE ATTACHED TO MOMENTS.
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  • AND EVEN IN THE BIBLE,
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  • THERE ARE MOMENTSTHAT WE CAN REMEMBER.
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  • WHAT I WANT TO HIGHLIGHT ANDWHAT I WANT TO TALK ABOUT.
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  • I WANT TO SHARE FROM THE SUBJECTTHE MOMENT BEFORE THE MOMENT,
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  • THE MOMENT BEFORE THE MOMENT.
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  • 1ST SAMUEL 24 STARTINGAT THE FIRST VERSE.
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  • NOW IT HAPPENEDWHEN SAUL RETURNED
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  • FROM FOLLOWING THE PHILISTINESTHAT IT WAS TOLD HIM SAYING,
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  • "TAKE NOTE, DAVID IS INTHE WILDERNESS OF EN GEDI."
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  • THEN SAUL TOOK 3000CHOSEN MEN FROM ALL ISRAEL
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  • AND WENT TO SEEK DAVID
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  • AND HIS MEN ON THEROCKS OF THE WILD GOATS.
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  • SO HE CAME TO THE SHEEPFOLDS
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  • BY THE ROAD WHERETHERE WAS A CAVE
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  • AND SAUL WENT IN TOATTEND TO HIS NEEDS.
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  • DAVID AND HIS MEN WERE STAYINGIN THE RECESSES OF THE CAVE.
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  • THEN THE MEN SAID, THEN THEMEN OF DAVID SAID TO HIM,
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  • THIS IS THE DAY OF WHICHTHE LORD SAID TO YOU,
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  • "BEHOLD, I WILL DELIVERYOUR ENEMY INTO YOUR HAND
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  • "THAT YOU MAY DO TO HIMAS IT SEEMS GOOD TO YOU."
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  • AND DAVID AROSE
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  • AND SECRETLY CUT OFF ACORNER OF SAUL'S ROBE.
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  • NOW, WHAT HAPPENED AFTERWARD,
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  • THAT DAVID'S HEART TROUBLED HIM
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  • BECAUSE HE HAD CUT SAUL'S ROBE.
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  • AND HE SAID TO HIS MEN,
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  • "THE LORD FORBID THAT I SHOULDDO THIS THING TO MY MASTER.
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  • "THE LORD'S ANOINTED TO STRETCHOUT MY HAND AGAINST HIM.
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  • "SEEING HE IS THEANOINTED OF THE LORD."
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  • SO DAVID RESTRAINED HISSERVANTS WITH THESE WORDS
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  • AND DID NOT ALLOW THEMTO RISE AGAINST SAUL.
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  • AND SAUL GOT UP FROM THECAVE AND WENT ON HIS WAY.
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  • EXCUSE ME, I WANT TOTALK FROM THE SUBJECT,
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  • THE MOMENT BEFORE THE MOMENT.
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  • NOW ON THE SURFACE,THIS SCRIPTURE IS
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  • IT'S NOT ONE
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  • THAT YOU CAN IMMEDIATELYSEE A CORRELATION BETWEEN
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  • THE TITLE I JUST GAVE YOUAND THE ACTIONS IN THIS CAVE.
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  • BUT YOU KNOW DAVID AS A KING,
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  • YOU KNOW DAVID AS THE MANAFTER GOD'S OWN HEART.
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  • BUT NONE OF THAT WOULDHAVE BEEN POSSIBLE
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  • HAD HE DONE THE WRONGTHING IN THIS CAVE.
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  • MANY OF US AS BELIEVERS ANDMANY OF US IN OUR LIVES,
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  • WHETHER IT'S OURPROFESSIONAL LIVES
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  • OR OUR PERSONAL LIVESOR RELATIONSHIPS,
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  • WE ALWAYS LOOK FOR THE MOMENT.
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  • WE ARE ALWAYS GETTINGTO THE MOMENT.
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  • WHY DO WE WORK?
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  • WE WORK SO WE CAN PAY BILLS
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  • 'CAUSE THAT FRIDAYYOU GOT TO PAY BILLS
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  • WHEN YOU GET THAT MONEY,
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  • YOU KNOW WHATCHUGOT TO DO WITH IT.
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  • WHY DO WE WORK SO HARD?
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  • BECAUSE WE'RE GOING TOGET TWO WEEKS VACATION
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  • AND WE'RE GOING TO GOSOMEWHERE WITH THE KIDS
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  • AND WE'RE GOING TODRIVE IN THE CAR
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  • AND IT'S GOING TO BEHOT AND THEY'RE GOING
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  • AND THEN WE'RE GOINGTO WANT TO PULL OVER
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  • IN THE REST STOPAND LEAVE HIM THERE,
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  • BUT WE'RE NOT GOING TO DOTHAT, [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • BECAUSE THEN WE WILL GO TO JAIL.
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  • AND SO, WE LIVE OURLIFE BASED ON MOMENTS.
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  • BUT IN THE KINGDOMECONOMY WE SEE THE MOMENT
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  • BUT GOD ACTUALLY IS NOT TRYINGTO GET US TO THE MOMENT.
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  • HE'S TRYING TO DEAL WITH US INTHE MOMENT BEFORE THE MOMENT
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  • BECAUSE IT'S IN THAT PLACE
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  • WHERE GOD DEALSWITH YOUR CHARACTER.
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  • IT'S THERE WHERE HE DEALSWITH YOUR INTEGRITY.
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  • IT'S THERE HE DEALS WITHTHE POSTURE OF YOUR HEART.
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  • AND HERE THIS IS ASTORY UNLIKE ANY OTHER
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  • BECAUSE SAUL CLEARLYDID NOT LIKE DAVID.
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  • THAT'S A VERY MILDWAY OF PUTTING IT.
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  • WHEN A MAN TRIESTO KILL YOU TWICE
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  • BY THROWING A SPEAR ATYOU TO NAIL YOU TO A WALL.
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  • YOUR RELATIONSHIP IS BAD.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • IT'S JUST BAD AND NOT ONLY THAT,
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  • DAVID HAD SUCH A BROKENRELATIONSHIP WITH HIS OWN FATHER
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  • THAT EVEN AFTER BEINGALMOST KILLED TWICE,
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  • HE STILL CALLS THIS MAN MASTER,FATHER, THE LORD'S ANOINTED.
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  • BECAUSE DAVID'S HEARTWOULD NOT CHANGE
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  • BECAUSE OF SAUL'S ACTIONS.
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  • FOR YOU AND I GODWANTS TO MAKE SURE
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  • THAT WE DON'T TREAT PEOPLEBASED ON HOW THEY TREAT US,
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  • BUT ON HOW GOD SEES THEM.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • I KNOW WE WON'T GET A LOTOF APPLAUDS THAT MEANS THAT
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  • I GOT MY BOSS THATGETS ON MY NERVES.
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  • YES, RIGHT NOW GODWANTS YOU TO HONOR
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  • NOT BECAUSE THEYARE WORTHY OF IT,
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  • BUT BECAUSE GOD ISTRAINING YOUR HEART
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  • NOT TO BECOME LIKE THEM,WHEN IT'S YOUR TURN.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • SOMEBODY SAY THE MOMENTBEFORE THE MOMENT.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] THEMOMENT BEFORE THE MOMENT.
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  • - HELP ME HOLY GHOST,
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  • I PROPHETICALLY BELIEVEDTHAT MANY PEOPLE HERE
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  • ARE IN THE MOMENTBEFORE THE MOMENT.
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  • I KNOW YOU WANT THE PROMOTION.
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  • I KNOW YOU WANT THE RAISE.
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  • I KNOW THAT THERE AREOPPORTUNITIES IN FRONT OF YOU.
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  • BUT GOD IS SAYING, I WANTTO GET THOSE THINGS TO YOU,
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  • BUT I'M GOING TODEAL WITH SOME THINGS
  • 00:09:58.854 --> 00:10:00.256
  • BEFORE I TAKE YOU THERE.
  • 00:10:00.356 --> 00:10:01.624
  • BECAUSE I CANNOT HAVEANOTHER PERSON ON A PLATFORM
  • 00:10:01.724 --> 00:10:05.327
  • UNTIL I HAVE DEALT WITH THEINNER WORKINGS OF THEIR HEART.
  • 00:10:05.428 --> 00:10:08.764
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:10:08.864 --> 00:10:14.570
  • THE BIBLE IS FILLEDWITH INSTANCES
  • 00:10:14.670 --> 00:10:17.640
  • OF PEOPLE WHO WERE IN A MOMENTAND BECAUSE OF THEIR ACTIONS
  • 00:10:17.740 --> 00:10:21.177
  • ENDED UP MISSING A MOMENT.
  • 00:10:21.277 --> 00:10:24.213
  • YOU KNOW YOU CANMISS YOUR MOMENT
  • 00:10:24.313 --> 00:10:26.716
  • IF YOU DON'T HANDLETHE MOMENT PROPERLY.
  • 00:10:26.816 --> 00:10:28.551
  • YOU CAN MISS YOUR MOMENTIF YOU SAY THE WRONG THING
  • 00:10:28.651 --> 00:10:31.187
  • AND DO THE WRONG THING.
  • 00:10:31.287 --> 00:10:32.822
  • DAVID, IF THERE WAS ANYBODY
  • 00:10:32.922 --> 00:10:35.124
  • THAT HAD THE RIGHT TO DOSOMETHING IN THIS CAVE,
  • 00:10:35.224 --> 00:10:37.860
  • IT WAS DAVID.
  • 00:10:37.960 --> 00:10:39.228
  • BECAUSE DAVID'S LIFEWAS MADE UP OF MOMENTS.
  • 00:10:39.328 --> 00:10:42.565
  • DAVID'S LIFE REALLY TOOKOFF IN 1ST SAMUEL 16,
  • 00:10:42.665 --> 00:10:46.335
  • YOU CAN READ IT FOR YOURSELF.
  • 00:10:46.435 --> 00:10:47.737
  • HE WAS SITTING IN THE FIELDWRITING SONGS BY HIMSELF,
  • 00:10:47.837 --> 00:10:50.840
  • SINGING TO GOD, COVERING SHEEP,
  • 00:10:50.940 --> 00:10:53.242
  • KILLING LIONS, AND BEAR,NOBODY KNEW WHO HE WAS,
  • 00:10:53.342 --> 00:10:56.345
  • HIS BROTHERS DIDN'T LIKEHIM, HE HAD SEVEN BROTHERS
  • 00:10:56.445 --> 00:10:59.148
  • WHO DIDN'T CARE FOR HIM.
  • 00:10:59.248 --> 00:11:00.616
  • MANY THEOLOGIANS BELIEVETHAT DAVID'S MOTHER
  • 00:11:00.716 --> 00:11:03.886
  • WAS A CONCUBINE OFJESSE OR AN AFFAIR
  • 00:11:03.986 --> 00:11:06.956
  • OR THE CHILD OF AN AFFAIR.
  • 00:11:07.056 --> 00:11:08.457
  • SO THE SEVEN BROTHERSDIDN'T CARE FOR HIM.
  • 00:11:08.557 --> 00:11:10.760
  • HIS FATHER DIDN'TEVEN RECOGNIZE HIM
  • 00:11:10.860 --> 00:11:13.329
  • AS A POTENTIAL CANDIDATE
  • 00:11:13.429 --> 00:11:15.030
  • WHEN THE PROPHET SAMUELSHOWED UP TO ANOINT A KING,
  • 00:11:15.131 --> 00:11:18.901
  • THEY DIDN'T EVEN INVITEHIM IN THE HOUSE.
  • 00:11:19.001 --> 00:11:21.437
  • JUST THE SEVEN THATJESSE SAW VALUE IN.
  • 00:11:21.537 --> 00:11:24.173
  • THERE ARE PEOPLETHAT CAN'T SEE YOU,
  • 00:11:24.273 --> 00:11:26.542
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:11:26.642 --> 00:11:28.010
  • BUT IT DOESN'T MEAN GODDOESN'T HAVE HIS HAND ON.
  • 00:11:28.110 --> 00:11:30.446
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:11:30.546 --> 00:11:32.148
  • NOW I KNOW IT'S 8:30 AND YOUGUYS ARE THE CEREBRAL CROWD
  • 00:11:32.248 --> 00:11:34.583
  • AND YOU'RE THE PROFESSORSAND THE BANKERS
  • 00:11:34.683 --> 00:11:36.418
  • AND THE BRILLIANT PEOPLEAND THE BUSINESS OWNERS.
  • 00:11:36.519 --> 00:11:38.621
  • BUT YOU KNOW WHAT?
  • 00:11:38.721 --> 00:11:39.755
  • EVERY NOW AND THEN WENEED TO LAY DOWN OUR TITLE
  • 00:11:39.855 --> 00:11:41.223
  • AND PICK UP SOME PRAISE
  • 00:11:41.323 --> 00:11:42.558
  • BECAUSE SOMEBODY INHERE NEEDS TO KNOW,
  • 00:11:42.658 --> 00:11:44.627
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:11:44.727 --> 00:11:46.996
  • THAT IF PEOPLE NEVERSEE YOU PROPERLY,
  • 00:11:47.096 --> 00:11:49.498
  • IT DOESN'T CHANGEWHO GOD MADE YOU,
  • 00:11:49.598 --> 00:11:51.433
  • AND IF THEY NEVER CELEBRATE YOU,
  • 00:11:51.534 --> 00:11:53.202
  • IT DOESN'T MEAN GODDOESN'T LOVE YOU.
  • 00:11:53.302 --> 00:11:54.937
  • AND IF YOU NEVER GETRECOGNIZED FOR YOUR GIFT
  • 00:11:55.037 --> 00:11:57.072
  • AND YOUR TALENT AND THE THINGSTHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE,
  • 00:11:57.173 --> 00:11:59.675
  • IT DOESN'T CHANGE THAT GODHAS HIS HAND ON YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:11:59.775 --> 00:12:02.378
  • SO BE FAITHFUL WHERE YOU ARE
  • 00:12:02.478 --> 00:12:04.346
  • BECAUSE GOD KNOWSWHERE HE'S TAKING YOU.
  • 00:12:04.446 --> 00:12:06.582
  • THERE'S A MOMENTBEFORE THE MOMENT.
  • 00:12:06.682 --> 00:12:08.617
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:12:08.717 --> 00:12:09.819
  • I FEEL LIKE A FIVE SECONDPRAISE BREAK RIGHT THERE.
  • 00:12:09.919 --> 00:12:12.221
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:12:12.321 --> 00:12:14.924
  • -[ANNOUNCER] WHAT DOYOU SEE IN YOUR FUTURE?
  • 00:12:15.024 --> 00:12:16.992
  • A NEW PATH LEADINGTO OPPORTUNITY
  • 00:12:17.092 --> 00:12:19.328
  • OR AN OLD ROAD HEADINGFOR A DEAD END.
  • 00:12:19.428 --> 00:12:22.231
  • IN HIS NEW THREE PART SERIESON CD "DESTINY MOMENTS."
  • 00:12:22.331 --> 00:12:26.068
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALS
  • 00:12:26.168 --> 00:12:27.770
  • THAT YOU ARE CREATEDFOR A UNIQUE PURPOSE,
  • 00:12:27.870 --> 00:12:30.406
  • A WONDERFUL DESTINY GODHAS CREATED JUST FOR YOU.
  • 00:12:30.506 --> 00:12:34.643
  • YOUR FUTURE IS FILLED WITHPROMISE AND WE WANT TO HELP.
  • 00:12:34.743 --> 00:12:38.547
  • THAT'S WHY MATTAND LAURIE CROUCH,
  • 00:12:38.647 --> 00:12:40.549
  • WANTS TO SEND YOU YOUR OWNCOPY OF DESTINY MOMENTS
  • 00:12:40.649 --> 00:12:43.853
  • TO THANK YOU FOR YOURGIFT OF SUPPORT TO TBN.
  • 00:12:43.953 --> 00:12:47.289
  • AS YOU LISTEN TO EACH MESSAGE,
  • 00:12:47.389 --> 00:12:48.691
  • YOU'LL DISCOVER HOW GODWILL LEAD YOU DOWN A PATH
  • 00:12:48.791 --> 00:12:51.861
  • OF PURPOSE AND FULFILLMENT
  • 00:12:51.961 --> 00:12:53.696
  • AND EQUIP YOU TO OVERCOMETHE EVERYDAY DISTRACTIONS
  • 00:12:53.796 --> 00:12:57.032
  • THAT WOULD TRY TOPULL YOU OFF COURSE.
  • 00:12:57.132 --> 00:12:59.435
  • WHY NOT TAKE A MOMENT RIGHTNOW TO CALL 866-274-3700
  • 00:12:59.535 --> 00:13:05.007
  • OR GO SECURELY ANDCONVENIENTLY ONLINE
  • 00:13:05.107 --> 00:13:08.344
  • TO CHOOSE YOUR LEVEL OF SUPPORTAND REQUEST YOUR RESOURCES.
  • 00:13:08.444 --> 00:13:12.715
  • YOU ARE UNIQUE IN CHRIST,
  • 00:13:12.815 --> 00:13:14.383
  • ACTIVATE HIS POWER AND BLESSING
  • 00:13:14.483 --> 00:13:16.685
  • TO EXPERIENCE ALL GODHAS FOR YOU, DON'T WAIT.
  • 00:13:16.785 --> 00:13:20.489
  • CALL OR VISIT US ONLINE TODAY.
  • 00:13:20.589 --> 00:13:24.660
  • [ALL APPLAUDING]
  • 00:13:24.760 --> 00:13:29.965
  • - IN 1ST SAMUEL 16, DAVIDWAS OUT IN THE FIELD
  • 00:13:30.065 --> 00:13:32.301
  • MINDING HIS BUSINESS
  • 00:13:32.401 --> 00:13:33.569
  • AND ALL OF A SUDDEN HIS DADCALLS HIS NAME AND HE SAYS,
  • 00:13:33.669 --> 00:13:37.506
  • "DAVID," DADDY SAYS, AND DAVIDSAYS, "YES SIR."
  • 00:13:37.606 --> 00:13:42.945
  • JESSE SAYS, "COMEON IN THE HOUSE."
  • 00:13:43.045 --> 00:13:45.347
  • "OKAY."
  • 00:13:45.447 --> 00:13:46.649
  • AND AS HE'S WALKING,HE HAS NO CLUE
  • 00:13:46.749 --> 00:13:49.585
  • THAT THIS IS THE LAST TIMEHE'LL WALK AS A REGULAR MAN,
  • 00:13:49.685 --> 00:13:54.290
  • A REGULAR BOY.
  • 00:13:54.390 --> 00:13:55.324
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:13:55.424 --> 00:13:56.292
  • HE DIDN'T KNOW THATAS HE WAS WALKING,
  • 00:13:56.392 --> 00:13:57.459
  • HE WAS STEPPINGIN TO AN ANOINTING
  • 00:13:57.559 --> 00:14:00.396
  • THAT HE DIDN'T EVEN KNOW
  • 00:14:00.496 --> 00:14:01.363
  • HE WAS BEING PREPAREDFOR IN A FIELD.
  • 00:14:01.463 --> 00:14:04.099
  • SOME OF US ARE LOOKINGFOR THE ANOINTING,
  • 00:14:04.199 --> 00:14:06.001
  • BUT WE FORSAKE THE FIELD.
  • 00:14:06.101 --> 00:14:09.505
  • IF YOU WANT THE ANOINTINGSTAY IN THE FIELD.
  • 00:14:09.605 --> 00:14:11.473
  • STAY FAITHFUL IN THEFIELD, SING IN THE FIELD,
  • 00:14:11.573 --> 00:14:14.710
  • PRAY IN THE FIELD,WORSHIP IN THE FIELD.
  • 00:14:14.810 --> 00:14:17.079
  • LET ME TELL YOU SOMETHING,
  • 00:14:17.179 --> 00:14:18.380
  • I'M NOT, DAYJA IS NOTA WORSHIP LEADER,
  • 00:14:18.480 --> 00:14:20.683
  • BECAUSE SHE SINGSON THE PLATFORM.
  • 00:14:20.783 --> 00:14:22.551
  • SHE'S A WORSHIP LEADER'CAUSE SHE SINGS AT HER HOUSE
  • 00:14:22.651 --> 00:14:25.220
  • AND SHE SINGS OVER HER KIDS
  • 00:14:25.321 --> 00:14:26.822
  • AND SHE SINGS IN THE CAR ANDI BET YOU SHE PRAYS IN THE CAR
  • 00:14:26.922 --> 00:14:29.959
  • AND I TELL YOU SOMETHING ELSE.
  • 00:14:30.059 --> 00:14:31.460
  • I'M NOT A PREACHER BECAUSEI'M STANDING UP HERE.
  • 00:14:31.560 --> 00:14:34.063
  • I WAS PREACHING
  • 00:14:34.163 --> 00:14:34.964
  • WHEN NONE OF YOUALL KNEW WHO I WAS,
  • 00:14:35.064 --> 00:14:36.365
  • IN CHURCHES THAT NONE OFYOU ALL WOULD EVER GO TO.
  • 00:14:36.465 --> 00:14:38.934
  • NOT BECAUSE YOU THINKYOU'RE BETTER THAN IT,
  • 00:14:39.034 --> 00:14:41.236
  • BUT YOU DIDN'T KNOWME, YOU'RE TOO SMALL.
  • 00:14:41.337 --> 00:14:43.505
  • AND IT WAS A LITTLE SMALLPLACE OVER IN THE CORNER
  • 00:14:43.605 --> 00:14:45.874
  • AND NOBODY SAW ME THERE,THERE WERE NO CAMERAS THERE,
  • 00:14:45.975 --> 00:14:48.711
  • THERE WAS NO INTERNET THERE
  • 00:14:48.811 --> 00:14:50.079
  • AND I WAS PREACHINGLIKE THIS THEN
  • 00:14:50.179 --> 00:14:52.481
  • AND THAT'S WHYGOD TRUSTS ME NOW.
  • 00:14:52.581 --> 00:14:54.850
  • DON'T WAIT FOR THE MOMENT,
  • 00:14:54.950 --> 00:14:56.385
  • YOU NEED TO BE FAITHFUL INTHE MOMENT BEFORE THE MOMENT.
  • 00:14:56.485 --> 00:14:59.621
  • I'M NOT A PREACHERBECAUSE YOU SEE ME,
  • 00:14:59.722 --> 00:15:02.091
  • I'M A PREACHER'CAUSE HE CALLED ME.
  • 00:15:02.191 --> 00:15:03.959
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:15:04.059 --> 00:15:05.060
  • SHE'S NOT A WORSHIPLEADER 'CAUSE SHE'S SINGS,
  • 00:15:05.160 --> 00:15:07.129
  • SHE'S A WORSHIP LEADER'CAUSE SHE'S GOT RELATIONSHIP
  • 00:15:07.229 --> 00:15:09.898
  • WITH GOD.
  • 00:15:09.999 --> 00:15:11.834
  • HELP ME HOLY GHOST.
  • 00:15:11.934 --> 00:15:13.902
  • IS THERE ANYBODY IN HERE
  • 00:15:14.003 --> 00:15:14.937
  • THAT DOESN'T NEED ACROWD TO BE WHO YOU ARE?
  • 00:15:15.037 --> 00:15:20.843
  • TEN SECOND PRAISEBREAK, I SAY 10.
  • 00:15:20.943 --> 00:15:24.913
  • IF YOU GOT LEGS, YOUMIGHT WANT TO USE THEM,
  • 00:15:25.014 --> 00:15:26.982
  • YOU MIGHT WANT TO USE THEM.
  • 00:15:27.082 --> 00:15:30.753
  • GOD WE BLESSING YOUIN HERE THIS MORNING.
  • 00:15:30.853 --> 00:15:34.490
  • WE BLESS YOU RIGHTNOW, ALL GLORY.
  • 00:15:34.590 --> 00:15:40.629
  • PLATFORMS DON'T MAKE YOU,THEY CAN ONLY EXPOSE YOU.
  • 00:15:40.729 --> 00:15:46.969
  • DAVID WAS WORSHIPINGWHEN NOBODY WAS LOOKING.
  • 00:15:47.069 --> 00:15:51.306
  • AND AS HE'S WALKING,HE WALKS IN THE HOUSE
  • 00:15:51.407 --> 00:15:54.343
  • WITH THE DIRT FROM THE FIELD
  • 00:15:54.443 --> 00:15:56.412
  • AND THE DUST FROM COVERING SHEEPAND THE OIL BEGINS TO FLOW.
  • 00:15:56.512 --> 00:16:04.486
  • AND THE OIL FLOATON TOP OF THE DIRT
  • 00:16:04.586 --> 00:16:06.188
  • SO STOP TRYING TOCLEAN YOURSELF UP.
  • 00:16:06.288 --> 00:16:07.923
  • GOD ANOINTED YOU IN YOUR DIRT.
  • 00:16:08.023 --> 00:16:09.792
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:16:09.892 --> 00:16:14.797
  • I FEEL LIKE PREACHING, I'M GOINGTO DO IT, I'M GOING TO DO IT.
  • 00:16:14.897 --> 00:16:18.400
  • DAVID WAS ANOINTED
  • 00:16:18.500 --> 00:16:21.670
  • AND PEOPLE SAY, "OH MAN,THAT WAS THE MOMENT."
  • 00:16:21.770 --> 00:16:24.440
  • NO, IT WAS A MOMENT.
  • 00:16:24.540 --> 00:16:28.310
  • HE KILLED GOLIATH,THAT WAS THE MOMENT.
  • 00:16:28.410 --> 00:16:31.246
  • NO, IT WAS A MOMENT.
  • 00:16:31.346 --> 00:16:34.149
  • MAN HE WAS A KING,HE WAS ANOINTED KING.
  • 00:16:34.249 --> 00:16:37.019
  • HE WAS ANOINTED KINGCOMING OUT OF A FIELD,
  • 00:16:37.119 --> 00:16:40.522
  • BUT HE WASCORONATIONS IN A CAVE.
  • 00:16:40.622 --> 00:16:44.059
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:16:44.159 --> 00:16:47.996
  • SEE MEN CELEBRATE OTHERPEOPLE IN FRONT OF PEOPLE.
  • 00:16:48.097 --> 00:16:52.901
  • WE MAKE BIG OLD GRANTPOMP AND CIRCUMSTANCE
  • 00:16:53.001 --> 00:16:56.338
  • WHEN YOU KNOW, WHEN THE KINGOF ENGLAND HAD OR THE PRINCE
  • 00:16:56.438 --> 00:17:01.276
  • HAD A BABY, IT WASA BIG OLD DEAL.
  • 00:17:01.376 --> 00:17:02.811
  • WHEN HE GOT MARRIED,IT WAS A BIG OLD DEAL.
  • 00:17:02.911 --> 00:17:04.780
  • AND HE HAD ON THIS MILITARYJACKET WITH ALL OF THIS STUFF
  • 00:17:04.880 --> 00:17:07.783
  • THAT HE BORROWED FROMMICHAEL JACKSON AND
  • 00:17:07.883 --> 00:17:10.285
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:17:10.385 --> 00:17:12.154
  • SORRY PETER.
  • 00:17:12.254 --> 00:17:13.188
  • [ALL LAUGHING]
  • 00:17:13.288 --> 00:17:16.058
  • AND WE CELEBRATE IT
  • 00:17:16.158 --> 00:17:20.796
  • BECAUSE HE WAS ROYALTY,
  • 00:17:20.896 --> 00:17:22.731
  • BECAUSE WE DO CORONATIONSIN FRONT OF PEOPLE.
  • 00:17:22.831 --> 00:17:25.200
  • THAT'S HOW WECORONATE OUR LEADERS.
  • 00:17:25.300 --> 00:17:27.302
  • BUT GOD CORONATIONSHIS LEADERS IN CAVES.
  • 00:17:27.402 --> 00:17:29.738
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:17:29.838 --> 00:17:31.140
  • HE DEVELOPS YOU INANONYMOUS PLACES
  • 00:17:31.240 --> 00:17:33.175
  • WHERE NO ONE CAN SEE YOU.
  • 00:17:33.275 --> 00:17:34.776
  • AND IF YOU CAN BEFAITHFUL IN THE CAVE,
  • 00:17:34.877 --> 00:17:36.645
  • HE CAN TRUST YOU IN THE PALACE.
  • 00:17:36.745 --> 00:17:40.949
  • DAVID HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TOTAKE OUT HIS ENEMY IN THE CAVE.
  • 00:17:41.049 --> 00:17:46.388
  • AND I DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU ALL,
  • 00:17:46.488 --> 00:17:48.223
  • IF YOU EVER WATCH SCARYMOVIES AND STUFF LIKE THAT,
  • 00:17:48.323 --> 00:17:50.292
  • AND YOU'RE YELLING ATIT, RUN, DO SOMETHING,
  • 00:17:50.392 --> 00:17:52.561
  • THE MAN IS RIGHT BEHINDYOU, HE GOING TO GET YOU.
  • 00:17:52.661 --> 00:17:55.164
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:17:55.264 --> 00:17:56.732
  • SO DAVID'S MEN RAN UP AND SAID,
  • 00:17:56.832 --> 00:17:58.233
  • "YO, YOU AIN'T GOING TOBELIEVE WHO'S IN THE CAVE
  • 00:17:58.333 --> 00:18:01.904
  • "USING THE BATHROOM, YOURBOY SAUL THIS IS THE MOMENT."
  • 00:18:02.004 --> 00:18:10.012
  • THAT GOD SAID, "I'MGOING TO DELIVER YOUR
  • 00:18:10.112 --> 00:18:13.515
  • "TO SEE WHAT YOU WILL DO."
  • 00:18:13.615 --> 00:18:16.218
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:18:16.318 --> 00:18:19.488
  • THIS WAS THE MOMENT THAT GODWAS TESTING DAVID'S CHARACTER.
  • 00:18:19.588 --> 00:18:23.692
  • ARE YOU GOING TO TRY TO TAKEMATTERS INTO YOUR OWN HANDS?
  • 00:18:23.792 --> 00:18:27.229
  • ARE YOU GOING TO PUT YOURHANDS ON THE SITUATION
  • 00:18:27.329 --> 00:18:30.032
  • AND MANIPULATE IT SO THATYOU CAN TAKE THE THRONE
  • 00:18:30.132 --> 00:18:32.534
  • OR ARE YOU GOING TO TRUST ME
  • 00:18:32.634 --> 00:18:34.536
  • TO FINISH WHAT I STARTED IN YOU?
  • 00:18:34.636 --> 00:18:36.939
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:18:37.039 --> 00:18:38.340
  • STOP PLOTTING AGAINST PEOPLE,
  • 00:18:38.440 --> 00:18:40.709
  • STOP ANGLING FOR THEIR POSITION.
  • 00:18:40.809 --> 00:18:43.078
  • JUST RELAX AND BE FAITHFULWHERE GOD'S PLANTED YOU.
  • 00:18:43.178 --> 00:18:46.148
  • STOP WORRYING ABOUTWHAT'S GOING ON
  • 00:18:46.248 --> 00:18:47.516
  • IN SOMEBODY ELSE'S GARDEN
  • 00:18:47.616 --> 00:18:49.017
  • AND BE FAITHFUL WITHTHE GARDEN YOU GOT.
  • 00:18:49.117 --> 00:18:50.919
  • IF YOU GOT ENOUGHWATER FOR YOUR GARDEN,
  • 00:18:51.019 --> 00:18:52.721
  • THAT'S ALL YOU NEED.
  • 00:18:52.821 --> 00:18:53.922
  • STOP WORRYING ABOUT HOW SOMEBODYELSE'S GARDEN IS GROWING
  • 00:18:54.022 --> 00:18:56.792
  • SOMEBODY ELSE'S JOB,SOMEONE ELSE'S RELATIONSHIP.
  • 00:18:56.892 --> 00:18:59.695
  • STOP LIVING YOUR LIFEBASED ON COMPARISON,
  • 00:18:59.795 --> 00:19:02.030
  • YOU CAN'T COMPARE YOURANOINTING TO SOMEONE ELSE'S
  • 00:19:02.130 --> 00:19:04.866
  • BECAUSE YOU DON'TKNOW THEIR CHALLENGES,
  • 00:19:04.967 --> 00:19:06.535
  • YOU DON'T KNOW THEIR TEARS,YOU DON'T KNOW THEIR PROCESS
  • 00:19:06.635 --> 00:19:09.605
  • SO RELAX AND BEFAITHFUL WHERE YOU ARE.
  • 00:19:09.705 --> 00:19:12.741
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:19:12.841 --> 00:19:16.812
  • DAVID SAID, "I GOT HIMRIGHT WHERE I WANT HIM
  • 00:19:16.912 --> 00:19:21.783
  • "AND THEN HIS HEARTDAD GONE INTEGRITY.
  • 00:19:21.883 --> 00:19:28.423
  • I'VE BEEN WORSHIPINGIN THE FIELD
  • 00:19:28.523 --> 00:19:29.725
  • AND IT AFFECTED MEWITH COMPASSION.
  • 00:19:29.825 --> 00:19:33.795
  • ALL THIS WORSHIPHAS MESSED ME UP,
  • 00:19:33.895 --> 00:19:35.397
  • NOW I HAVE GRACEFOR THIS BROKEN MAN
  • 00:19:35.497 --> 00:19:37.899
  • WHO'S BEEN TRYING TO KILL ME,
  • 00:19:38.000 --> 00:19:39.301
  • BECAUSE I KNOW HOW ITFEELS TO BE ON THE OUTSIDE.
  • 00:19:39.401 --> 00:19:42.604
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:19:42.704 --> 00:19:44.606
  • I SHOULD TAKE HIM OUT, I'MSITTING HERE READING KILL HIM.
  • 00:19:44.706 --> 00:19:48.710
  • STAB HIM, HE TRIED TOKILL YOU, EYE FOR AN EYE.
  • 00:19:48.810 --> 00:19:52.180
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:19:52.281 --> 00:19:57.853
  • INSTEAD OF TAKING HISREVENGE ON HIS ENEMY,
  • 00:19:57.953 --> 00:20:01.290
  • HE HAD MERCY ON HIM AND CUTA PIECE OF HIS ROBE OFF.
  • 00:20:01.390 --> 00:20:06.928
  • NOT KNOWING THAT IF HE JUSTTOUCHED THE HEM OF HIS GARMENT,
  • 00:20:07.029 --> 00:20:13.302
  • WHAT HE ENDED UP DOING ISHEALING A PART OF HIMSELF
  • 00:20:13.402 --> 00:20:18.440
  • BECAUSE IN THATMOMENT WHAT HE DID,
  • 00:20:18.540 --> 00:20:19.775
  • IS HE FORGAVE SAUL FORTRYING TO KILL HIM.
  • 00:20:19.875 --> 00:20:22.544
  • YOU ALL MISSED THIS,
  • 00:20:22.644 --> 00:20:24.279
  • BECAUSE IT'S IN THETEXT IT'S HIDDEN
  • 00:20:24.379 --> 00:20:26.048
  • BECAUSE OFTEN THE MOMENTSTHAT MAKE YOU ARE HIDDEN.
  • 00:20:26.148 --> 00:20:28.517
  • YOU'RE WAITING FORSOME BIG EXPLOSION
  • 00:20:28.617 --> 00:20:30.385
  • AND GOD'S OVER HEREIN THE WHISPER.
  • 00:20:30.485 --> 00:20:32.854
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:20:32.954 --> 00:20:34.890
  • HE CUT OFF A CORNER OF HIS ROPE,
  • 00:20:34.990 --> 00:20:37.025
  • AND HE SAYS, "FELLOWS,I CAN'T DO THIS.
  • 00:20:37.125 --> 00:20:39.528
  • "NOT ONLY IS HE MY MASTER,HE'S STILL SUBMITTED TO HIM,
  • 00:20:39.628 --> 00:20:42.230
  • "THE MAN TRYING TO KILLME, BUT I'M GOING TO SUBMIT
  • 00:20:42.331 --> 00:20:45.100
  • "BECAUSE GOD HAS MEHERE FOR A REASON
  • 00:20:45.200 --> 00:20:47.235
  • "AND SO I'M GOINGTO STILL HONOR HIM."
  • 00:20:47.336 --> 00:20:48.403
  • DO YOU KNOW THE KINDOF CHARACTER IT TAKES
  • 00:20:48.503 --> 00:20:51.273
  • TO HONOR PEOPLE WHO ARE TRYINGTO HURT YOU TO ATTACK YOU?
  • 00:20:51.373 --> 00:20:54.443
  • WHO TALK ABOUT YOU, WHOHURT AND WHISPER AGAINST?
  • 00:20:54.543 --> 00:20:57.346
  • DO YOU KNOW THAT THAT'STHE KIND OF STUFF
  • 00:20:57.446 --> 00:20:59.181
  • THAT HAD BEEN APPLAUDS?
  • 00:20:59.281 --> 00:21:00.449
  • LOOK AT THAT,
  • 00:21:00.549 --> 00:21:01.683
  • THAT'S THE KIND OF CHARACTERI CAN TRUST IN LEADERSHIP.
  • 00:21:01.783 --> 00:21:04.920
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:21:05.020 --> 00:21:10.158
  • DAVID SAYS, "I GOT TO LET HIMGO. FELLAS, DON'T DO ANYTHING."
  • 00:21:10.258 --> 00:21:13.628
  • I KNOW SOME OF HIS MENLIKE, "MAN, YOU CRAZY.
  • 00:21:13.729 --> 00:21:15.464
  • "THIS DON'T MAKE NO SENSE,WE GOT HIM RIGHT HERE."
  • 00:21:15.564 --> 00:21:19.634
  • AND IT WAS IN THATMOMENT THAT GOD SAID,
  • 00:21:19.735 --> 00:21:21.670
  • "NOW THAT'S A MAN ICAN PUT ON THE THRONE."
  • 00:21:21.770 --> 00:21:25.340
  • DO YOU KNOW HAD DAVIDMESSED UP IN THAT MOMENT?
  • 00:21:25.440 --> 00:21:28.677
  • HE COULD HAVE HIJACKED WHATGOD WANTED TO DO IN HIS LIFE.
  • 00:21:28.777 --> 00:21:33.949
  • WHAT AREA OF PROCESS ARE YOU IN?
  • 00:21:34.049 --> 00:21:36.952
  • ARE YOU IN THE MOMENTBEFORE THE MOMENT?
  • 00:21:37.052 --> 00:21:39.554
  • IS GOD TESTING ANDCHECKING YOUR CHARACTER
  • 00:21:39.654 --> 00:21:41.690
  • TO MAKE SURE YOUHAVE THE RIGHT HEART
  • 00:21:41.790 --> 00:21:43.992
  • FOR WHERE HE'S TAKING YOU?
  • 00:21:44.092 --> 00:21:45.794
  • OR ARE YOU CONTENTTO BE WHO YOU ARE
  • 00:21:45.894 --> 00:21:47.996
  • AND WHERE YOU ARE?
  • 00:21:48.096 --> 00:21:49.131
  • I CERTAINLY HOPE NOTBECAUSE IF YOU'RE ALIVE,
  • 00:21:49.231 --> 00:21:50.932
  • YOU NEED TO BE PROGRESSING.
  • 00:21:51.032 --> 00:21:52.501
  • YOU NEED TO BE MOVING FORWARD.
  • 00:21:52.601 --> 00:21:53.969
  • DON'T GET COMPLACENT, WE HAVETOO MANY CASUAL CHRISTIANS
  • 00:21:54.069 --> 00:21:57.172
  • COME IN AND GO OUT.
  • 00:21:57.272 --> 00:21:58.440
  • GET READY TO LEAVE FIVE MINUTESBEFORE THE SERVICE IS OVER
  • 00:21:58.540 --> 00:22:01.009
  • BECAUSE WE WANT TO MISS TRAFFIC.
  • 00:22:01.109 --> 00:22:02.544
  • AND LET ME TELL YOU SOMETHING,
  • 00:22:02.644 --> 00:22:03.845
  • THERE'S SOMETHING MOREIMPORTANT THAN MISSING TRAFFIC
  • 00:22:03.945 --> 00:22:06.248
  • AND I DON'T WANT YOUTO MISS THE MOMENT.
  • 00:22:06.348 --> 00:22:08.383
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:22:08.483 --> 00:22:15.290
  • WE CAN INTERRUPT GOD'S PLAN
  • 00:22:15.390 --> 00:22:18.326
  • WITH OUR ATTEMPT TO TAKEMATTERS INTO OUR OWN HANDS.
  • 00:22:18.427 --> 00:22:22.597
  • AND WHAT GOD KNEW AND WHATHE WAS DEVELOPING IN DAVID
  • 00:22:22.697 --> 00:22:25.434
  • IS THAT A KING IS NOT JUSTTHE ONE WHO WAS ANOINTED
  • 00:22:25.534 --> 00:22:28.270
  • IN FRONT OF HIS BROTHERS.
  • 00:22:28.370 --> 00:22:29.304
  • A KING ISN'T THE TITLE,IT'S YOUR CHARACTER.
  • 00:22:29.404 --> 00:22:33.909
  • LEADERSHIP IS ABOUTYOUR CHARACTER,
  • 00:22:34.009 --> 00:22:35.644
  • IT'S ABOUT HOW YOU TREAT PEOPLE.
  • 00:22:35.744 --> 00:22:37.846
  • YOU KNOW, ONE OF THE THINGSWE MUST BE MINDFUL OF
  • 00:22:37.946 --> 00:22:40.682
  • IS HOW WE RESPONDWHEN GOD SENDS THINGS,
  • 00:22:40.782 --> 00:22:43.685
  • PEOPLE AND OPPORTUNITIES OUR WAY
  • 00:22:43.785 --> 00:22:45.253
  • THAT ARE MEANT TOEXPAND OUR CAPACITY.
  • 00:22:45.353 --> 00:22:48.657
  • BECAUSE IT'S IN THOSE MOMENTSTHAT WE HAVE THE POTENTIAL
  • 00:22:48.757 --> 00:22:50.959
  • TO SEE MORE FRUITFULNESSTHAN WE'VE EVER EXPERIENCED.
  • 00:22:51.059 --> 00:22:54.362
  • AND I WANT YOU TO RECEIVEEVERYTHING YOU NEED FROM GOD
  • 00:22:54.463 --> 00:22:57.699
  • TO WALK IN THE FULLNESSOF YOUR DESTINY.
  • 00:22:57.799 --> 00:23:00.035
  • SO GET YOUR COPY OF MY LATESTSERIES "DESTINY MOMENTS."
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  • RECEIVE IT AS ABLESSING FROM TBN
  • 00:23:04.372 --> 00:23:06.808
  • BUT THANK YOU FORBEING THE REASON
  • 00:23:06.908 --> 00:23:08.543
  • WE CAN SHARE THE GOSPELOF GRACE WORLDWIDE.
  • 00:23:08.643 --> 00:23:11.913
  • MAKE SURE YOU GETYOUR COPY RIGHT AWAY
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  • BY CALLING THENUMBER ON YOUR SCREEN
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  • OR LOGGING ON TOOUR WEBSITE TODAY.
  • 00:23:16.585 --> 00:23:19.521
  • GOD WANTS YOU TO RECEIVEWHAT'S MEANT TO BE YOURS
  • 00:23:19.621 --> 00:23:22.824
  • AND EXPERIENCE THE FULLNESSOF THE GOOD DESTINATION
  • 00:23:22.924 --> 00:23:26.361
  • HE HAS PLANNED FOR YOU.
  • 00:23:26.461 --> 00:23:28.029
  • DON'T DELAY, DON'T PUT THIS OFF,
  • 00:23:28.129 --> 00:23:30.365
  • CALL THE NUMBER ON YOURSCREEN, LOG INTO THE WEBSITE,
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  • WRITE US IF YOU HAVE TO,
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  • BUT WHATEVER YOU DO,
  • 00:23:34.736 --> 00:23:36.137
  • GET THIS WORD TO YOURHOME IN YOUR LIFE
  • 00:23:36.238 --> 00:23:40.308
  • SO THINGS CAN CHANGE.
  • 00:23:40.408 --> 00:23:43.211
  • I'M TELLING YOU WHAT I KNOW.
  • 00:23:43.311 --> 00:23:45.347
  • -[ANNOUNCER] WHAT DOYOU SEE IN YOUR FUTURE?
  • 00:23:45.447 --> 00:23:47.415
  • A NEW PATH LEADINGTO OPPORTUNITY
  • 00:23:47.516 --> 00:23:49.751
  • OR AN OLD ROAD HEADINGFOR A DEAD END.
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  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALSTHAT YOU ARE CREATED
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  • FOR A UNIQUE PURPOSE.
  • 00:23:59.594 --> 00:24:01.296
  • A WONDERFUL DESTINY GODHAS CREATED JUST FOR YOU.
  • 00:24:01.396 --> 00:24:05.200
  • - I'VE SHED MY TEARS,I'VE RUN THE RACE,
  • 00:24:05.300 --> 00:24:07.869
  • I'VE BEEN FAITHFUL,NOW IT'S MY TURN.
  • 00:24:07.969 --> 00:24:10.372
  • TELL SOMEBODY IT'S MY TURN.
  • 00:24:10.472 --> 00:24:12.507
  • -[ANNOUNCER] YOUR FUTUREIS FILLED WITH PROMISE
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  • AND WE WANT TO HELP.
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  • TO THANK YOU FOR YOURGIFT OF SUPPORT TO TBN.
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  • AS YOU LISTEN TO EACH MESSAGE,
  • 00:24:24.853 --> 00:24:26.621
  • YOU'LL DISCOVER HOW GODWILL LEAD YOU DOWN A PATH
  • 00:24:26.721 --> 00:24:29.691
  • OF PURPOSE AND FULFILLMENT
  • 00:24:29.791 --> 00:24:31.826
  • AND EQUIP YOU TO OVERCOMETHE EVERYDAY DISTRACTIONS
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  • THAT WOULD TRY TOPULL YOU OFF COURSE.
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  • BOTH WILL HELP USHERYOU INTO THE DESTINY
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  • GOD HAS WAITING FOR YOU.
  • 00:24:51.079 --> 00:24:52.881
  • 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.
  • 00:25:02.390 --> 00:25:05.927
  • YOU ARE UNIQUE IN CHRIST,
  • 00:25:06.027 --> 00:25:08.863
  • ACTIVATE HIS POWER AND BLESSING
  • 00:25:08.964 --> 00:25:10.665
  • TO EXPERIENCE ALLGOD HAS FOR YOU.
  • 00:25:10.765 --> 00:25:13.468
  • DON'T WAIT, CALL ORVISIT US ONLINE TODAY.
  • 00:25:13.568 --> 00:25:18.340
  • - I PRAY YOU RECEIVED SOMETHINGGOOD FROM THE LORD TODAY.
  • 00:25:18.440 --> 00:25:21.242
  • MAYBE IT WAS A WORDOF ENCOURAGEMENT
  • 00:25:21.343 --> 00:25:23.011
  • THAT INSPIRED YOU TOKEEP MOVING FORWARD.
  • 00:25:23.111 --> 00:25:25.246
  • SOME OF YOU MAY HAVEHEARD SOMETHING SPECIFIC
  • 00:25:25.347 --> 00:25:27.582
  • AND PROPHETIC FROM THE LORDWHILE YOU WERE WATCHING.
  • 00:25:27.682 --> 00:25:30.018
  • I ENCOURAGE YOU TOALLOW THESE TRUTHS
  • 00:25:30.118 --> 00:25:32.020
  • TO TAKE ROOT IN YOUR HEART.
  • 00:25:32.120 --> 00:25:34.789
  • GOD WANTS TO BIRTHTHE FULL MANIFESTATION
  • 00:25:34.889 --> 00:25:38.026
  • OF WHAT HE'S PUT ONTHE INSIDE OF YOU.
  • 00:25:38.126 --> 00:25:40.562
  • AND I PRAY THATIN THE DAYS AHEAD,
  • 00:25:40.662 --> 00:25:43.565
  • YOU WOULD CLEARLY SEE THEDEFINING MOMENTS IN YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:25:43.665 --> 00:25:46.801
  • MAXIMIZE EVERY ONE OF THEM
  • 00:25:46.901 --> 00:25:49.070
  • THROUGH THE SPIRIT OF THE LORD.
  • 00:25:49.170 --> 00:25:51.072
  • HALLELUJAH AND GOD BLESS YOU.
  • 00:25:51.172 --> 00:25:53.908
  • ♪♪♪
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