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Blessed Families: The Blessed Marriage

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August 12, 2019
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Pastor Robert Morris Ministries

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Blessed Families: The Blessed Marriage

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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all k
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Sa
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan ha
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hate
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates ma
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marr
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marria
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marriage
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marriage s
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marriage so
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marriage so mu
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marriage so much
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    • ROBERT MORRIS: You all know why Satan hates marriage so much,
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    • because it's the image of God on this earth. That's why.
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    • because it's the image of God on this earth. That's why.
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    • Satan...listen to this, think about this!
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    • Satan...listen to this, think about this!
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    • Satan did not attack Adam until the image of God
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    • appeared on the earth.
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    • appeared on the earth.
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    • ROBERT: So we're in a series called "Blessed Families."
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    • ROBERT: So we're in a series called "Blessed Families."
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    • This weekend, I want to talk about "The Blessed Marriage."
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    • This weekend, I want to talk about "The Blessed Marriage."
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    • Marriage is under attack in our country
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    • Marriage is under attack in our country
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    • and all over the world.
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    • and all over the world.
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    • I don't know if you've noticed that.
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    • There's a statistic... let me make sure
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    • There's a statistic... let me make sure
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    • I get it exactly right here.
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    • 1930 - in 1930,
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    • 1930 - in 1930,
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    • 83% of adult Americans in America were married.
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    • 83% of adult Americans in America were married.
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    • Today, 49.7% are married, and I want to show you
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    • Today, 49.7% are married, and I want to show you
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    • why Satan hates marriage so much.
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    • why Satan hates marriage so much.
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    • And I want to show you, in Matthew 19,
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    • And I want to show you, in Matthew 19,
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    • what I believe to be the most in-depth passage
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    • on marriage in the Bible.
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    • Now that's saying a lot, because most would believe
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    • Now that's saying a lot, because most would believe
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    • it's Ephesians 5, and I'm not downplaying Ephesians 5.
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    • it's Ephesians 5, and I'm not downplaying Ephesians 5.
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    • I'm not downplaying that at all.
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    • I'm not downplaying that at all.
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    • That's an extremely important chapter on marriage.
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    • That's an extremely important chapter on marriage.
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    • But, in Matthew 19, we have a question being asked about
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    • But, in Matthew 19, we have a question being asked about
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    • marriage and divorce, and Jesus Himself gives the answer.
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    • marriage and divorce, and Jesus Himself gives the answer.
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    • Remember, Jesus is God.
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    • Remember, Jesus is God.
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    • So, this is God's answer about marriage and divorce.
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    • So, this is God's answer about marriage and divorce.
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    • Now, I also want to make another statement.
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    • Now, I also want to make another statement.
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    • If you've experienced a divorce, in no way do I ever want you
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    • If you've experienced a divorce, in no way do I ever want you
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    • to feel condemnation, no way at all.
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    • to feel condemnation, no way at all.
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    • I'm gonna say something, and I'll say it
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    • a little differently than the way you've heard it
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    • a little differently than the way you've heard it
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    • and I'll explain it. But for Debbie, there go I.
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    • and I'll explain it. But for Debbie, there go I.
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    • Now, let me tell you what I mean by that.
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    • Now, let me tell you what I mean by that.
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    • The saying and expression is, which I agree with
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    • The saying and expression is, which I agree with
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    • and I think it's a great expression,
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    • and I think it's a great expression,
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    • is, "But for the grace of God, there go I."
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    • is, "But for the grace of God, there go I."
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    • I agree with that, that God's grace
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    • I agree with that, that God's grace
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    • has played a huge part in our marriage.
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    • has played a huge part in our marriage.
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    • I agree with that.
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    • I agree with that.
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    • But, some could hear that who have experienced divorce
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    • But, some could hear that who have experienced divorce
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    • and say, well, this guy said, "But for the grace of God,
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    • and say, well, this guy said, "But for the grace of God,
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    • there go I." I would be divorced also.
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    • there go I." I would be divorced also.
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    • And so, they might think, well, where was the grace of God
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    • And so, they might think, well, where was the grace of God
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    • in my situation?
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    • in my situation?
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    • You see what I'm saying?
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    • You see what I'm saying?
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    • And you have to understand that when it comes to marriage,
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    • And you have to understand that when it comes to marriage,
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    • it takes two people.
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    • it takes two people.
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    • So, the reason I'm saying that is,
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    • So, the reason I'm saying that is,
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    • yes, but for the grace of God and Debbie,
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    • yes, but for the grace of God and Debbie,
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    • I would be divorced, because Debbie
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    • I would be divorced, because Debbie
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    • could have divorced me on several occasions.
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    • I mean, I was a jerk. I was a chauvinist.
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    • I verbally abused her in my 20s.
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    • I said and did stupid things.
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    • She could have divorced me.
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    • So, but for Debbie and the grace of God,
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    • So, but for Debbie and the grace of God,
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    • I would have experienced divorce as well.
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    • Are you all following me?
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    • So if you've experienced divorce,
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    • So if you've experienced divorce,
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    • this is a no condemnation message.
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    • this is a no condemnation message.
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    • But, I want to show you what the Bible says
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    • But, I want to show you what the Bible says
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    • about marriage and divorce, and how important marriage
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    • about marriage and divorce, and how important marriage
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    • is in the Bible, and personally,
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    • is in the Bible, and personally,
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    • I think most people don't realize how serious
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    • God is about marriage, and I want to show you why.
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    • God is about marriage, and I want to show you why.
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    • He tells us why.
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    • He tells us why.
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    • In other words, He gives us the reason
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    • why marriage is so important.
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    • why marriage is so important.
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    • He gives us the reason, and it's God Himself.
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    • He gives us the reason, and it's God Himself.
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    • It's in red.
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    • I like to say that, it's in red.
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    • I like to say that, it's in red.
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    • So, it's Jesus talking, all right?
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    • So, it's Jesus talking, all right?
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    • So, Matthew 19:3.
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    • So, Matthew 19:3.
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    • "The Pharisees also came to Him, testing Him and saying to Him,
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    • "The Pharisees also came to Him, testing Him and saying to Him,
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    • 'Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife
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    • 'Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife
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    • for just any reason?'
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    • for just any reason?'
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    • And He answered and said to them, are you crazy?
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    • And He answered and said to them, are you crazy?
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    • No, I'm kidding.
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    • But, that's kind of what He's implying!
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    • But, that's kind of what He's implying!
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    • Here's what He says.
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    • Here's what He says.
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    • "Have you not read?"
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    • In other words, have you never read the Bible yourself?
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    • In other words, have you never read the Bible yourself?
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    • If you'd read the Bible, you wouldn't have even needed
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    • If you'd read the Bible, you wouldn't have even needed
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    • to ask me this question. Watch.
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    • to ask me this question. Watch.
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    • "Have you not read that He who made them," them,
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    • that's husband and wife, male and female,
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    • that's husband and wife, male and female,
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    • "at the beginning", that's before the fall,
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    • "at the beginning", that's before the fall,
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    • before the broken family came in that I talked about last week.
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    • before the broken family came in that I talked about last week.
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    • And then it's quotations now.
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    • And then it's quotations now.
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    • It's 'cause He's quoting, Genesis 1:26-27.
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    • It's 'cause He's quoting, Genesis 1:26-27.
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    • "Made them male and female, and He said, 'For this reason.'"
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    • "Made them male and female, and He said, 'For this reason.'"
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    • Now, we're gonna come back to that,
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    • Now, we're gonna come back to that,
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    • because there's a reason why He's talking about marriage
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    • because there's a reason why He's talking about marriage
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    • and divorce, and why God would not have permitted divorce
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    • and divorce, and why God would not have permitted divorce
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    • in the beginning.
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    • in the beginning.
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    • Okay, there's a reason, okay?
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    • Okay, there's a reason, okay?
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    • "For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother
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    • "For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother
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    • and be joined to his wife."
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    • This word, "joined",
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    • is the word you use when you yoke animals together,
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    • is the word you use when you yoke animals together,
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    • and by the way, it means equally yoked.
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    • That means each person does his share.
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    • That's the only way marriage works.
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    • I heard someone say one time, marriage is 50/50.
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    • I heard someone say one time, marriage is 50/50.
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    • It's not. It's 100/100.
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    • It takes 100% commitment on both parts. Okay.
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    • It takes 100% commitment on both parts. Okay.
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    • "For this reason a man shall leave his father
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    • "For this reason a man shall leave his father
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    • And the two shall become one." Now, I've got to stop again.
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    • And the two shall become one." Now, I've got to stop again.
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    • Do you think that Jesus exaggerates?
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    • Do you think that Jesus exaggerates?
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    • Do you?
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    • That shouldn't take you that long to answer that question.
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    • That shouldn't take you that long to answer that question.
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    • [Laughter]
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    • Do you think He lies?
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    • Do you think that He stretches the truth?
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    • Jesus said, "The two"... the two, watch this,
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    • Jesus said, "The two"... the two, watch this,
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    • "The two become one." "The two become one."
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    • They become one. They become one flesh.
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    • "Therefore"...I remember hearing an old preacher one time
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    • "Therefore"...I remember hearing an old preacher one time
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    • and he said, "Anytime you see the word "therefore",
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    • you need to look to see what it's there for."
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    • "Therefore, what God has joined together", made one,
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    • "Therefore, what God has joined together", made one,
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    • "let not man", that would be the husband as well.
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    • "let not man", that would be the husband as well.
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    • This is asking about a husband,
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    • This is asking about a husband,
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    • can a husband divorce his wife for any reason?
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    • can a husband divorce his wife for any reason?
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    • "Let not man", or any man, "separate." Okay.
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    • This is the answer to the question that they asked.
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    • Here's my problem.
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    • They ask another question, which we're gonna read it
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    • They ask another question, which we're gonna read it
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    • in a moment, and then He answers that question.
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    • in a moment, and then He answers that question.
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    • But, a lot of people will give that answer to this question.
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    • But, a lot of people will give that answer to this question.
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    • Are you following me?
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    • Are you following me?
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    • I don't know how familiar you are with this passage
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    • I don't know how familiar you are with this passage
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    • and the teaching of marriage and divorce,
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    • and the teaching of marriage and divorce,
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    • but many people will say, will give the next answer
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    • but many people will say, will give the next answer
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    • but that's not His answer to this question.
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    • They said, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife
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    • for any reason at all?"
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    • And He said, "Have you not read?"
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    • in the beginning, He made them male and female,
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    • and a man will leave his father and mother and be joined,
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    • equally yoked, to his wife? And the two will become one.
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    • let not any person in the world separate that.
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    • That's His answer.
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    • It's over at that point. That's His answer.
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    • Then they ask another question, okay?
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    • Then they ask another question, okay?
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    • And then He answers that question.
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    • So, but His question right now is...
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    • let me just sum it up. No.
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    • That's His answer - no, it's not.
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    • That's what He's saying. No, the two have become one.
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    • God's joined them together.
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    • Okay, now watch the next one.
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    • Okay, now watch the next one.
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    • "They said to Him, 'Why then did Moses command,'"
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    • notice this word, "command", "to give a certificate
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    • notice this word, "command", "to give a certificate
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    • of divorce and to put her away?"
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    • He", Jesus, "said to them, 'Moses, because of the hardness
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    • of your hearts, permitted you,'"
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    • permitted you, "'to divorce your wives,
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    • but from the beginning it was not so.'"
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    • Not until sin came into this world,
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    • "because of the hardness of your heart."
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    • Now, listen to me carefully. Please hear me again.
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    • Now, listen to me carefully. Please hear me again.
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    • I've got to speak the truth, and please
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    • don't think I'm trying to attack someone
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    • if they've experienced this, but I will say this.
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    • In every divorce there is at least one person
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    • with a hard heart.
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    • Sometimes there are two, but most times
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    • there's really just one that has a hard heart.
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    • there's really just one that has a hard heart.
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    • And here's what He said.
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    • They said Moses commanded, commanded,
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    • to give a certificate of divorce.
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    • He said Moses permitted you to put your wife away,
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    • to divorce your wife, if you had a hard heart, men -
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    • if you have a hard heart.
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    • And here's what was going on at the time when this became
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    • And here's what was going on at the time when this became
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    • a part of the law.
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    • Men were marrying other women and neglecting
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    • and not letting her go free.
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    • And so, Moses then, it became a part of the law
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    • and Moses then made a commandment.
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    • Give her a certificate of divorce and maybe another man
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    • will treat her like the queen and the princess of God
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    • that she really is. That's where this came from.
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    • that she really is. That's where this came from.
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    • That's where this came from, okay?
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    • That's where this came from, okay?
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    • So, I want you to notice something, by the way.
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    • So, I want you to notice something, by the way.
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    • Moses, in biblical language, biblical interpretation,
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    • Moses, in biblical language, biblical interpretation,
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    • hermeneutics, exegesis, all of those words I love - okay.
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    • hermeneutics, exegesis, all of those words I love - okay.
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    • Moses represents the law and Jesus represents grace.
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    • Moses represents the law and Jesus represents grace.
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    • Let me show you the verse, so you know.
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    • Let me show you the verse, so you know.
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    • but grace and truth came through Jesus."
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    • Okay, here's my point.
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    • Jesus said...they said, is it lawful?
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    • Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?
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    • Jesus said, no, it's not.
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    • They said, well, Moses said you could.
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    • He said, under the law, you can.
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    • We would think it's the opposite.
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    • We would think that the law said you're not supposed
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    • to divorce, and that grace says it's okay.
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    • Are you all following me?
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    • Grace says, no, you're in a covenant and you work it out.
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    • Grace says, no, you're in a covenant and you work it out.
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    • Law says, yeah, you got a hard heart, so just let her go.
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    • Are you all following me?
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    • Are you all following me?
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    • Okay, so why? Why?
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    • Okay, so Jesus said these three words -
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    • God made them male and female", and then He makes the statement,
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    • "For this reason." Okay, what reason?
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    • What reason?
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    • Well, you've got to go back to Genesis 1:26,
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    • Well, you've got to go back to Genesis 1:26,
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    • but I'm gonna tell you the reason. Okay.
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    • but I'm gonna tell you the reason. Okay.
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    • So, there are three things about a blessed marriage
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    • you need to know, okay?
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    • Number one, marriage represents God.
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    • Number one, marriage represents God.
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    • Marriage represents God on this earth.
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    • Marriage represents God on this earth.
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    • So, back in that Matthew 19 again, "And He answered
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    • So, back in that Matthew 19 again, "And He answered
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    • For this reason a man shall leave his father
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    • and mother and be joined.'"
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    • Okay, so now we've got to go back to Genesis 1. Okay.
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    • Okay, so now we've got to go back to Genesis 1. Okay.
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    • "Then God said", Verse 26, "let Us make man."
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    • Plural. So, three in one.
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    • "Let Us make man", and that word, remember, is Adam,
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    • which means mankind.
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    • which means mankind.
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    • Let Us make mankind - not male.
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    • He didn't say let Us make male in our image, He said,
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    • "Let Us make mankind", male and female.
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    • "Let Us make mankind in Our image", our is plural,
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    • "according to Our", plural, "likeness.
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    • And let them", plural, male and female,
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    • And let them", plural, male and female,
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    • "have dominion over the fish of the sea,
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    • over the birds of the air, and over the cattle
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    • over all of the earth, every creeping thing
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    • that creeps on the earth, So, God created mankind",
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    • that creeps on the earth, So, God created mankind",
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    • again, that's the word here in the Hebrew, mankind,
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    • again, that's the word here in the Hebrew, mankind,
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    • "in His own image; in the image of God,
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    • He created him, male and female He created them."
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    • He created him, male and female He created them."
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    • Hear me! Male and female is the image of God.
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    • Hear me! Male and female is the image of God.
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    • But, not just any man or any woman, a husband and a wife,
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    • But, not just any man or any woman, a husband and a wife,
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    • because Adam and Eve weren't living in sin, okay?
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    • because Adam and Eve weren't living in sin, okay?
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    • We know that.
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    • The sin was eating from the tree they weren't supposed to.
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    • The sin was eating from the tree they weren't supposed to.
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    • The other stuff they were doing was fine.
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    • That wasn't sin. Okay? 'Cause they were married.
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    • That wasn't sin. Okay? 'Cause they were married.
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    • So, when God wanted to create a portrait of Himself
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    • on this earth, He created a marriage.
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    • on this earth, He created a marriage.
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    • That's what you've got to understand.
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    • That's what you've got to understand.
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    • God said, let's put Our image, Our likeness,
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    • God said, let's put Our image, Our likeness,
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    • on the earth, and He put a married couple.
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    • on the earth, and He put a married couple.
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    • That is the image of God, okay? Marriage is the image of God.
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    • That is the image of God, okay? Marriage is the image of God.
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    • Listen, male is not the image of God,
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    • Listen, male is not the image of God,
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    • and all of the women can say, praise God!
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    • and all of the women can say, praise God!
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    • [Laughter]
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    • Male is not the image of God.
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    • Male is not the image of God.
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    • Male and female is the image of God.
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    • Male and female is the image of God.
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    • A marriage is God.
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    • A marriage is God.
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    • Do you want to know why Satan hates marriage so much?
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    • Do you want to know why Satan hates marriage so much?
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    • Because it's the image of God on this earth.
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    • Because it's the image of God on this earth.
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    • That's why.
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    • Satan...listen to this, think about this!
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    • Satan...listen to this, think about this!
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    • Satan did not attack Adam.
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    • Satan did not attack Adam.
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    • He did not attack until the image of God
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    • He did not attack until the image of God
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    • appeared on the earth.
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    • appeared on the earth.
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    • That's when he got scared.
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    • He wasn't scared of man by himself,
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    • He was scared when God showed up.
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    • He was scared when God showed up.
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    • When he looked at God, he saw the image of God,
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    • but he didn't see it in Adam, he saw it in Adam and Eve.
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    • Are you all following me? This is phenomenal!
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    • Are you all following me? This is phenomenal!
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    • That's when he got mad. Okay, so God is a triune God.
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    • That's when he got mad. Okay, so God is a triune God.
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    • I know that's a theological word,
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    • but what that means is three in one.
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    • Okay, but now, some people will say, well, now,
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    • Okay, but now, some people will say, well, now,
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    • if He created male and female and that's His image,
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    • His image is three in one, but marriage is two in one.
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    • His image is three in one, but marriage is two in one.
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    • That's where you completely missed Him,
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    • That's where you completely missed Him,
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    • because marriage is a husband, a wife, and God.
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    • because marriage is a husband, a wife, and God.
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    • That is a blessed marriage.
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    • That is a blessed marriage.
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    • That is a blessed marriage, and that's the only way
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    • That is a blessed marriage, and that's the only way
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    • marriage works: three in one.
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    • marriage works: three in one.
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    • When you get three in one, then hell can't stand against you.
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    • When you get three in one, then hell can't stand against you.
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    • You make sure God's in your marriage.
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    • You make sure God's in your marriage.
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    • So, marriage is the image of God on this earth.
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    • So, marriage is the image of God on this earth.
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    • Here's number two.
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    • Here's number two.
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    • Marriage represents Christ and the church.
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    • Marriage represents Christ and the church.
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    • This is why marriage is so important.
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    • This is why marriage is so important.
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    • It represents Christ and the church.
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    • Okay, here's the Ephesians 5 passage.
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    • Okay, here's the Ephesians 5 passage.
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    • Watch what three words it starts with,
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    • Watch what three words it starts with,
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    • and watch what verse it again quotes from Genesis.
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    • and watch what verse it again quotes from Genesis.
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    • Ephesians 5:31, "For this reason", in other words,
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    • Ephesians 5:31, "For this reason", in other words,
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    • that we're the image bearers of God on the earth.
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    • that we're the image bearers of God on the earth.
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    • "For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother
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    • and be joined to his wife", glued to his wife.
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    • He's not glued to his parents anymore,
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    • he's glued to his wife.
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    • "And the two shall become one flesh.
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    • This is a great mystery, but I speak concerning
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    • This is a great mystery, but I speak concerning
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    • Nevertheless let each one of you in particular
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    • Nevertheless let each one of you in particular
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    • so love his own wife", now this is talking to the men,
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    • "and let the wife see that she respects her husband."
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    • So, the two of you together are representing the Trinity,
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    • So, the two of you together are representing the Trinity,
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    • but as a couple now, as a man or a woman.
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    • As a man, you're representing Christ,
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    • As a man, you're representing Christ,
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    • and as a woman, you're representing the church.
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    • and as a woman, you're representing the church.
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    • So again, let's talk about now lost, someone lost.
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    • So again, let's talk about now lost, someone lost.
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    • You're trying to win them to the Lord.
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    • So, you're trying to win a guy, let's say.
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    • So, you're trying to win a guy, let's say.
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    • Husbands, I'll start with you, then ladies,
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    • Husbands, I'll start with you, then ladies,
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    • I'll get to you. Husbands, I'll start with you.
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    • I'll get to you. Husbands, I'll start with you.
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    • Let's say that you're trying to win Joe to the Lord.
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    • Let's say that you're trying to win Joe to the Lord.
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    • And so, Joe says to you, "Well, if I give my life
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    • And so, Joe says to you, "Well, if I give my life
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    • to the Lord, what's my life gonna be like after I give
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    • to the Lord, what's my life gonna be like after I give
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    • my life to the Lord?
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    • my life to the Lord?
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    • And how is God gonna treat me if I give Him
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    • And how is God gonna treat me if I give Him
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    • control of my life?" This is your answer.
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    • control of my life?" This is your answer.
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    • "Well, you know the way I treat my wife?
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    • "Well, you know the way I treat my wife?
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    • God is gonna treat you just like I treat my wife.
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    • God is gonna treat you just like I treat my wife.
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    • Would you like to be saved?"
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    • Would you like to be saved?"
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    • Yeah, let's get honest. What would Joe say?
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    • Yeah, let's get honest. What would Joe say?
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    • "Uh, God's gonna treat me like you treat your wife?
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    • "Uh, God's gonna treat me like you treat your wife?
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    • I don't want to be saved.
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    • I don't want to be saved.
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    • I don't want to be laughed at, I don't want to be put down,
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    • I don't want to be laughed at, I don't want to be put down,
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    • I don't want to be made fun of, I don't want to talked about
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    • I don't want to be made fun of, I don't want to talked about
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    • behind my back, and I don't want to be ordered around."
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    • behind my back, and I don't want to be ordered around."
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    • And we're gonna talk about servant leadership,
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    • And we're gonna talk about servant leadership,
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    • but sir, if that's what you think marriage is,
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    • but sir, if that's what you think marriage is,
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    • you're a horrible example of Jesus.
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    • you're a horrible example of Jesus.
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    • And sometimes, I just say things just straight out, don't I?
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    • And sometimes, I just say things just straight out, don't I?
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    • I just...it even surprises me.
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    • I just...it even surprises me.
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    • I think, well, you just said that kind of straight up there.
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    • I think, well, you just said that kind of straight up there.
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    • But, what Joe should say is, "You mean I'm gonna be loved,
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    • But, what Joe should say is, "You mean I'm gonna be loved,
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    • and I'm gonna be honored, and I'm gonna be treated
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    • and I'm gonna be honored, and I'm gonna be treated
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    • like royalty?
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    • like royalty?
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    • Yes, I want to accept Jesus Christ.
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    • Yes, I want to accept Jesus Christ.
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    • If Jesus treats me like you treat your wife,
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    • If Jesus treats me like you treat your wife,
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    • I'd love to be saved." See, we represent Christ.
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    • I'd love to be saved." See, we represent Christ.
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    • Okay, ladies, it's your turn.
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    • Okay, ladies, it's your turn.
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    • [Laughter]
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    • So, let's say you're talking to another lady,
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    • and she says, "You know, I don't really know how to pray.
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    • and she says, "You know, I don't really know how to pray.
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    • I don't know how to talk to the Lord."
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    • I don't know how to talk to the Lord."
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    • And so, you say, "Well,
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    • And so, you say, "Well,
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    • let me use the example in the Scripture.
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    • let me use the example in the Scripture.
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    • If you want to know how to talk to the Lord, you talk
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    • If you want to know how to talk to the Lord, you talk
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    • to the Lord the same way that I talk to my husband."
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    • to the Lord the same way that I talk to my husband."
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    • [Laughter]
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    • What's she gonna say? You mean I can cuss Him out?
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    • What's she gonna say? You mean I can cuss Him out?
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    • [Laughter]
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    • You mean I can be disrespectful?
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    • You mean I can be disrespectful?
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    • You mean I can talk about His weaknesses to everybody else?
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    • You mean I can talk about His weaknesses to everybody else?
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    • Please hear me.
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    • Please hear me.
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    • Marriage is a lot more important than you think.
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    • Marriage is a lot more important than you think.
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    • This is why Jesus got upset when they said,
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    • This is why Jesus got upset when they said,
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    • is it okay to divorce?
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    • is it okay to divorce?
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    • You know what He was thinking'?
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    • You know what He was thinking'?
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    • Would it be okay for the Trinity to divorce?
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    • Would it be okay for the Trinity to divorce?
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    • Have you not read that you represent Us on this earth?
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    • Have you not read that you represent Us on this earth?
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    • And you not only represent the Trinity,
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    • And you not only represent the Trinity,
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    • you represent Me and the church.
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    • you represent Me and the church.
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    • That's what Ephesians 5 says.
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    • That's what Ephesians 5 says.
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    • Marriage, a husband and wife,
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    • Marriage, a husband and wife,
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    • represents Christ and the church.
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    • represents Christ and the church.
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    • The third thing marriage represents.
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    • The third thing marriage represents.
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    • Marriage represents covenant. Covenant.
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    • Marriage represents covenant. Covenant.
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    • Are you catching how important marriage is to God?
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    • Are you catching how important marriage is to God?
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    • It's His image on the earth, it represents Christ
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    • It's His image on the earth, it represents Christ
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    • and the church, and it represents covenant.
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    • and the church, and it represents covenant.
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    • In Malachi, He's telling them why He's not accepting
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    • In Malachi, He's telling them why He's not accepting
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    • their offerings.
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    • their offerings.
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    • The first reason, by the way, is their family.
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    • The first reason, by the way, is their family.
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    • Their family is out of order.
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    • Their family is out of order.
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    • Actually, their faith is out of order.
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    • Actually, their faith is out of order.
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    • The second reason is their family,
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    • The second reason is their family,
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    • and the third reason is their finances.
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    • and the third reason is their finances.
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    • That's where we get into the part on tithing,
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    • That's where we get into the part on tithing,
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    • So, He's telling them, I am not receiving
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    • And they said, Malachi 2:14, "Yet You say, for what reason?"
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    • are You not accepting our offerings?
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    • "Because the Lord has been witness between you
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    • In a contract, we protect our rights
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    • A covenant is just the opposite.
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    • In a covenant, we give up our rights and we pick up
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    • our responsibilities, and this is the example to the world.
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    • See, again, if a lost person says,
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    • See, again, if a lost person says,
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    • "How do I know that God will keep His word to me?"
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    • "How do I know that God will keep His word to me?"
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    • You know what you should say?
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    • You should say, "Look at how my wife and I have kept
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    • our word, because see, we entered into a covenant, too."
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    • And by the way, let me just remind you of the covenant
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    • And by the way, let me just remind you of the covenant
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    • that you entered into if you're married -
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    • that you entered into if you're married -
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    • for richer or for poorer, in sickness and in health.
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    • Here's one - for better...what?
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    • Here's one - for better...what?
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    • 'Cause I've done a lot of marriage counseling
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    • 'Cause I've done a lot of marriage counseling
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    • and people will say, well, it's really gotten bad.
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    • and people will say, well, it's really gotten bad.
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    • Uh-huh, that's what you signed up for!
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    • Uh-huh, that's what you signed up for!
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    • [Laughter]
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    • And then, you just couldn't shut up.
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    • And then, you just couldn't shut up.
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    • You went on and said, 'til death do us part.
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    • You went on and said, 'til death do us part.
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    • That's the covenant you entered.
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    • That's the covenant you entered.
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    • Okay, but it is an example.
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    • Okay, but it is an example.
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    • It is...well, an example, I guess I should say,
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    • It is...well, an example, I guess I should say,
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    • of the new covenant, not the old covenant.
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    • of the new covenant, not the old covenant.
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    • God said, I'm gonna love you, I'm gonna protect you,
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    • God said, I'm gonna love you, I'm gonna protect you,
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    • provide for you, bless you. I'm gonna be your Father.
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    • provide for you, bless you. I'm gonna be your Father.
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    • That's My part.
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    • Your part is... you know what? Son?
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    • Your part is... you know what? Son?
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    • Son, would you come over here?
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    • Son, would you come over here?
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    • Jesus, would you come here?
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    • Jesus, would you come here?
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    • And the Son walks over, and the Lord says, Jesus,
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    • And the Son walks over, and the Lord says, Jesus,
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    • this is Robert.
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    • this is Robert.
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    • Robert's not gonna be able to keep the covenant.
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    • So, Son, I was wondering if you would go to the earth,
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    • and if you would fulfill the covenant for Robert,
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    • and you'd live the life that he can't live.
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    • And I also need you to die the death that he should die.
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    • And I also need you to die the death that he should die.
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    • And Jesus said, okay, I'll do it.
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    • And Jesus said, okay, I'll do it.
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    • And then the Father said to me, do you believe
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    • And then the Father said to me, do you believe
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    • and He died the death that you should have died?
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    • And in a motel room, when I was 19 years old,
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    • I said, "Yes, I believe it."
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    • And the Father said, "You're in the covenant now,
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    • And the Father said, "You're in the covenant now,
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    • and you're My son, and I will never leave you
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    • and you're My son, and I will never leave you
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    • nor forsake you - never, never."
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    • That's what marriage is.
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    • That's what marriage is.
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    • Listen, that even if my spouse doesn't keep her end
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    • Listen, that even if my spouse doesn't keep her end
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    • of the covenant, I'll keep my end of it.
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    • of the covenant, I'll keep my end of it.
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    • That's marriage, and we're telling the world,
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    • That's marriage, and we're telling the world,
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    • this is what God's like.
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    • this is what God's like.
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    • ROBERT: Some of the greatest words in the Bible,
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    • ROBERT: Some of the greatest words in the Bible,
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    • a promise from Jesus Himself,
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    • a promise from Jesus Himself,
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    • "I will never leave you nor forsake you."
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    • And maybe you needed to hear that today.
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    • And maybe you needed to hear that today.
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    • Maybe you are in a difficult marriage or maybe you're
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    • Maybe you are in a difficult marriage or maybe you're
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    • in a good marriage, but you know that God
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    • in a good marriage, but you know that God
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    • wants to take you farther in your marriage.
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    • wants to take you farther in your marriage.
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    • And I'm praying for that for you today.
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    • And I'm praying for that for you today.
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    • I'm praying that God will bless your marriage,
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    • I'm praying that God will bless your marriage,
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    • so that your marriage can represent Jesus on this earth.
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    • so that your marriage can represent Jesus on this earth.
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    • Hey, thanks so much for watching.
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    • Hey, thanks so much for watching.
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    • I'm gonna continue this series next time.
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    • I'm gonna continue this series next time.
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    • Every family is different with their own personalities
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    • Every family is different with their own personalities
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    • and struggles and destinies, but what's the secret
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    • and struggles and destinies, but what's the secret
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    • to having a truly happy home life?
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    • to having a truly happy home life?
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    • In the five-part series, "Blessed Families,"
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    • In the five-part series, "Blessed Families,"
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    • Pastor Robert talks about God's design of how to live
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    • Pastor Robert talks about God's design of how to live
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    • for a more united and blessed home.
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    • As always, thank you for your generous support
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    • ANNOUNCER: Living your best life isn't about having a dream home,
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    • ANNOUNCER: Living your best life isn't about having a dream home,
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    • and relationships.
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    • When God changes your heart, you'll discover
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    • When God changes your heart, you'll discover
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    • that there is so much more to life.
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    • that there is so much more to life.
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    • With humor, passion, and clarity,
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    • With humor, passion, and clarity,
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    • Pastor Robert presents,
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    • Pastor Robert presents,
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    • "The Secrets of Living Your Best Life."
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    • "The Secrets of Living Your Best Life."
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