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The Gift of Eternal Life At Christmas

Watch The Gift of Eternal Life At Christmas
December 16, 2019
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Don Wilton presents a strong expository preaching from God's Word.;

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The Gift of Eternal Life At Christmas

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  • 1 John chapter 5.
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  • Not the three gifts.
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  • Three gifts of Christmas.
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  • Incredible gifts.
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  • the gift of eternal life.
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  • Now what does eternal life mean?
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  • Life means alive.
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  • It's forever life.
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  • I have many times.
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  • different circumstances.
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  • can have it.
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  • There are no exceptions.
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  • It's for everyone.
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  • Now, I love that.
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  • What God did is for everyone.
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  • if I might say it like that.
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  • I've got everything.
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  • I've got you, man."
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  • It works.
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  • And it's true.
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  • She's my duckling, man.
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  • I've got all the gift I want.
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  • You got a problem with that?
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  • of your parents.
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  • Anyway, where was I?
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  • Now, I'm back.
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  • So what do you buy me?
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  • What can my wife get me?
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  • That's just, well, you say,
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  • and some of you say, "Welcome.
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  • your phone in it.
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  • I like that.
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  • That's like you could have--
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  • I mean, what's the big deal?
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  • But she gave it to me.
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  • Means everything.
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  • So I'm in 1 John chapter 5.
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  • So where can I start?
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  • Let's go start at verse 10.
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  • us concerning his Son, Jesus."
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  • through, "his Son."
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  • "that you have eternal life."
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  • Do you know that?
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  • Do you know Jesus?
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  • worship the Lord.
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  • was given to us by God.
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  • study on a Saturday.
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  • by a pastor, preacher, a priest.
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  • of the United States.
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  • Given to us by God.
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  • God so loved the world.
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  • God is love.
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  • is that it's provided in Jesus.
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  • God gave his Son.
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  • Now, guys, get this.
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  • let me think now.
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  • Just get this.
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  • Now, I understand humans.
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  • I'm gonna help you, man.
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  • I get it, man.
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  • "Here's what happened."
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  • Pick one.
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  • Take whichever.
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  • You know, let's see.
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  • there it is, eternal life.
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  • You got it.
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  • There's another one.
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  • for Saint Francis of Assisi.
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  • his order, got it.
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  • You've got eternal life."
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  • Didn't say that.
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  • Any questions here?
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  • "I'll tell you what.
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  • Let's take a vote."
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  • the same page.
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  • it's received through faith.
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  • How do you get it?
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  • By faith.
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  • through faith, not of yourself.
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  • we are and magnificent.
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  • Can I be honest with you guys?
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  • which are wonderful.
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  • Are you listening?
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  • You--are you getting this?
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  • This is eternal life.
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  • There is only one life to live.
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  • It'll soon be passed.
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  • You've got to believe him.
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  • "I know that Jesus is King.
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  • and I just believe it."
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  • understand it.
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  • Just trust.
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  • 'cause God's not in you.
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  • So now here's what happens.
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  • It means that you are released.
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  • You're released.
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  • Why are we condemned?
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  • Why are we separated from God?
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  • than holiness.
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  • Isn't that great?
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  • I too am a sinner.
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  • All of us are.
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  • like a fog in your heart.
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  • some pathway you went down.
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  • Just sin.
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  • It just hangs over you.
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  • You wanna get released?
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  • Jesus.
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  • He'll set you free.
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  • Get out of that box, man.
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  • Burdens are lifted at Calvary.
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  • that you are released.
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  • separated from God.
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  • immediately reconciled to God.
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  • I become covered in him.
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  • You are received.
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  • and that goes forever.
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  • I was born that way.
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  • I gave my heart to Jesus.
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  • but my sins future.
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  • I've been reconciled to God.
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  • I have received eternal life.
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  • You've received eternal life.
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  • who love Jesus.
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  • That's why we want to give.
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  • That's why we come to church.
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  • That's why we love one another.
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  • So do you know Jesus?
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  • God's gift of eternal life?
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  • wondering, questioning.
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  • with her, she with me."
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  • It's what he tells us.
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  • It's what God does for us.
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  • this your prayer?
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  • "Dear God, I believe Jesus.
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  • I believe you.
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  • I believe you are truth.
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  • gave us Jesus.
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  • I believe Jesus was raised.
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  • I believe he's alive.
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  • I know I'm a sinner.
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  • your hand to me?
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  • God bless you and you.
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  • Just put it up where you are.
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  • Say "Man, I've done this now.
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  • ♪♪♪
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  • is it's like you're here.
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  • I prayed that prayer with you.
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