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Altar Ego Part 2

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February 19, 2020
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John Gray continues to defy descriptions and labels by seamlessly integrating worship; laughter; preaching; exhortation and encouragement into one package.

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Altar Ego Part 2

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  • -[ANNOUNCER] JUMP STARTYOUR DAY
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  • WITH INSPIRATIONAL MESSAGESFROM JOEL AND VICTORIA OSTEEN.
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  • SIGN UP NOW AND RECEIVEDAILY DEVOTIONALS
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  • EMAILED DIRECTLY TO YOUR INBOX.
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  • WHETHER YOU'RE HOME, ATTHE OFFICE OR ON THE GO,
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  • MAKE TODAY'S WORD WITH JOELAND VICTORIA PART OF YOUR DAY.
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  • YOU'LL BE ENCOURAGED,CHALLENGED AND ENERGIZED
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  • TO GROW IN YOUR RELATIONSHIPWITH GOD EVERY MORNING.
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  • VISIT JOELOSTEEN.COM/SIGNUP
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  • AND REGISTER FOR YOURFREE DAILY DEVOTIONALS
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  • FROM JOEL AND VICTORIA TODAY.
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  • - I'M JOHN GRAY AND WELCOMETO JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • THE RAM WOULD HAVE STAYEDAT THE BASE OF THE MOUNTAIN
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  • IF ABRAHAM HADN'T MOVED.
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  • BUT AS HE MADE A STEP,THE SACRIFICE MADE A STEP.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • AND AS HE MADE ANOTHER STEP,
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  • THE SACRIFICE MADE ANOTHER STEP.
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  • SO I NEED YOU TO UNDERSTAND
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  • THAT YOU'RE NOT GOING TO SEETHE ANSWER TILL YOU MAKE A STEP.
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  • I NEED YOU TO STARTMOVING IN OBEDIENCE.
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  • AND WHEN YOU GET TO THEPLACE OF IMPOSSIBLE,
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  • GOD'S GOING TO BRING THE S...
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • FRESH WORD, FRESH PERSPECTIVEAND A WHOLE LOT OF HALLELUJAH.
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  • JOHN GRAY'S WORLD.
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  • BUM!
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  • [UPBEAT MUSIC]
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  • HEY, WHAT'S UP?
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  • I'M JOHN GRAY ANDWELCOME TO MY WORLD.
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  • TODAY I THOUGHT I'D STARTOFF WITH A QUESTION.
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  • IS THERE SOMETHINGABOUT YOU AND YOUR LIFE
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  • YOU WANT TO SEE CHANGED?
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  • YEAH. I HEARD THAT.
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  • OF COURSE THERE IS, ME TOO.
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  • BUT I ALSO KNOW HOW EASYIT IS TO FEEL DISCOURAGED
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  • AS WE STRUGGLE THROUGHTHE PROCESS OF CHANGE.
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  • BUT TODAY I WANT TO REVEALSOME LIES ABOUT CHANGE.
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  • SEE, THE ENEMY'S GOAL IS TOSABOTAGE YOUR TRANSFORMATION
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  • AND BREAK THROUGH,
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  • BUT BY THE END OF THIS MESSAGE,
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  • YOU'LL KNOW JUSTHOW TO STOP HIM.
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  • HALLELUJAH.
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  • GOD'S WORD IS GOING TO ENCOURAGEYOU INTO DEEP LEVELS OF CHANGE
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  • FROM THE INSIDE OUT.
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  • SO LOCK IN DVR AND CALLEVERYBODY YOU KNOW.
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  • IT'S TIME FOR AWORD FROM THE LORD.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • GOD'S REQUIREMENT FORSIN WAS PAID BY JESUS.
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  • BUT OUR RESPONSE TO THISTRUTH SHOULD HAVE IMPACT
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  • ON THE THINGS WE DO AND THEMANNER IN WHICH WE DO THEM.
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  • WHEN YOU GET SAVED,YOUR CHARACTER SHOULD
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  • I'VE GOT THREE AMENS AND ONE.
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  • THAT'S GOOD.
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  • YOU ALL LIKE THIS, IKNOW WHAT YOU MEAN.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • MAYBE IF YOU'VE BEENSTRUGGLING WITH THE SAME THING
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  • 40 YEARS AFTER YOU GOT SAVED,
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  • MAYBE WE SHOULD REASSESSWHAT SALVATION REALLY MEANS.
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  • BECAUSE SALVATION IS NOT FORYOU TO STILL HAVE THE SAME SIN
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  • AND BE CRUSHED UP FORTHE REST OF YOUR LIFE.
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  • HE SAID, "WHOM THE SONSETS FREE IS FREE INDEED."
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  • SO AT SOME POINT THEREOUGHT TO BE SOME SIGNS
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  • THAT YOU ARE MAKINGMEASURABLE STEPS.
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  • KEEP IN MIND THATTHIS SERMON IS A SHIFT
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  • FROM OUR FIRST TWO WEEKSWHICH WERE CELEBRATION,
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  • TONIGHT IS INTROSPECTION.
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  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
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  • BECAUSE EVERY REAL ALTARHAS A FULL-LENGTH MIRROR.
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  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
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  • WHAT I MEAN IS THIS;
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  • IT'S REAL EASY FOR US TOSEE THE SINS OF OTHER PEOPLE
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  • AND THE SHORTCOMINGSOF OTHER PEOPLE,
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  • "I MEAN YOU NEED TO GET TOTHE ALTAR, YOU NEED JESUS."
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • WHAT'S FUNNY IS YOU MIGHT BERIGHT AND IT MIGHT BE TRUE.
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  • BUT AS SOON AS YOU SAY IT,ASK THE LORD TO SHOW YOU.
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • SOMEBODY SAY, ALTER EGO.
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  • -[CONGREGATION] ALTER EGO.
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  • - THE FIGHT BETWEEN THEOLD MAN AND THE NEW MAN,
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  • THAT'S NO EASY THING,THAT THING'S A BEAST.
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  • ANYBODY WHO'S EVERWANTED TO SERVE GOD
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  • KNOWS WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT.
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  • THIS AIN'T KINDERGARTEN,
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  • THIS IS LIKE COLLEGE-LEVELCALCULUS TYPE ATTACK.
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  • YOU NEED THE HOLY SPIRIT.
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  • AND I WANT YOU TO KNOW THATTHE HOLY SPIRIT COMES IN
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  • TO DWELL ON THE INSIDE ANDBEGINS TO MOVE THINGS AROUND.
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  • I'M TELLING YOU, THEMOST DANGEROUS PRAYER IS,
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  • "JESUS, I MAKE YOU MY LORD."
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  • 'CAUSE WE SAY LORD AND SAVIOR,BUT LET'S BREAK THAT DOWN.
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  • SAVIOR IS WHAT HEDID FOR YOUR SOUL,
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  • LORD IS WHAT HE DOESWITH YOU IN THE EARTH.
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  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
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  • WHEN YOU MAKE HIM LORD,
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  • NOW YOUR WILL IS LAIDDOWN IN EXCHANGE FOR HIS.
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  • WHEN HE BECOMES LORDEVERYTHING SHIFTS.
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  • LORD, OUR WILL FOR GOD'S,
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  • OUR APPETITES LAIDDOWN FOR HIS APPETITE,
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  • OUR PERSPECTIVESUBMITTED TO HIS VISION.
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  • WHEN JESUS BECOMES LORDNOW THINGS BEGIN TO CHANGE.
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  • WHAT WE STRUGGLE WITH IS THATWE WANT TO FEEL LIKE CHANGING.
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  • BUT TRUE CHANGE IS NOTALWAYS WHAT YOU FEEL.
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  • DOES ANYBODY UNDERSTANDWHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT?
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  • WE ARE CREATURES OF HABIT
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  • AND WE NEED THE HOLY SPIRITTO SHIFT US RADICALLY
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  • FROM THE THING THATWE THOUGHT WAS OKAY
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  • TO THE THING THATACTUALLY IS RIGHT.
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  • WE NEED THE HOLY SPIRITWHISPERING ON THE INSIDE,
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  • WORKING ON THE INSIDE, REMOVINGTHE NATURE OF OUR FLESH
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  • SO THAT WE CAN GET THE HEARTOF GOD AND THE WILL OF GOD
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  • AS OUR MAIN ATTRACTION.
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  • THIS IS THE REGENERATINGPOWER OF JESUS CHRIST.
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  • AND THAT DOES NOTCOME WITH RELIGION,
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  • IT COMES WITH AN ENCOUNTER.
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  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
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  • THIS MAN WHO WAS LEPROUS,
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  • LEPROSY WAS A WASTING DISEASE,IT'S A CORROSIVE DISEASE.
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  • BUT THERE ARE PEOPLE LIKE YOUAND I RIGHT HERE RIGHT NOW
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  • THAT HAVE SPIRITUAL LEPROSY;
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  • PLACES THAT ARECORRUPTED AND CORROSIVE,
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  • THINGS THAT IF WEDON'T DEAL WITH THEM
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  • THEY WILL HINDER GOD'SABILITY TO GET HIS BEST TO US.
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  • ONE OF THOSE PLACES ISTHE PLACE OF OFFENSE.
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  • HOW MANY OF US HAVEEVER BEEN OFFENDED?
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  • LIKE SOME OF YOU ALLDIDN'T RAISE HANDS.
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  • YOU KNOW EVERYBODY'S BEENNICE TO ME MY WHOLE LIFE.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • I'D LIKE TO SEE SOME HANDS.
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  • HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVEEVER BEEN OFFENDED?
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  • SOMEBODY SAID SOMETHING,
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  • OR THEY EVEN STARTED ITWITH, "HEY, NO OFFENSE."
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • ALL THAT MEANS IS WHATEVERIS ABOUT TO BE SAID
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  • IT'S GOING TO HURTYOUR FEELINGS.
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  • "HEY, NO OFFENSE, THATOUTFIT IS A MESS."
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • "HEY, NO OFFENSE, YOUNEED TO TAKE THAT BACK.
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  • "HEY, NO OFFENSE, AIN'T NO WAYTHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN FOR YOU,
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  • "BUT NO OFFENSE."
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  • I'M OFFENDED.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • HERE'S THE THING.
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  • WE'VE GOT TO TRUSTGOD TO GET US FREE
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  • FROM THINGS THAT WOULDCAUSE HIM TO NOT BE ABLE
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  • TO GET BLESSING TO US.
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  • HERE'S THE PRAYER.
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  • OUR FATHER WHO ART IN HEAVEN,
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  • HALLOWED BE THY NAME,THY KINGDOM COME,
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  • THY WILL BE DONE ONEARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN,
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  • GIVE US THIS DAY OUR DAILY BREAD
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  • AND?
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  • -[CONGREGATION] FORGIVE US.
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  • - FORGIVE US OUR?
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  • -[CONGREGATION] SINS.
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  • - AS WE FREEZE.
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  • OH,
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  • NO JESUS,
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  • I WANT THEM TO SUFFER.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • FORGIVE ME BUT HOLDTHEIR SINS AGAINST THEM.
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  • WHO DO THEY THINK THEY ARE?
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  • THEY KNOW WHAT THEY SAID,THEY KNOW WHAT THEY DID,
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  • I KNOW WHAT YOUR WORD SAYS,
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  • BUT I JUST FEEL LIKETHEY NEED TO GO AHEAD
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  • AND STRUGGLE FOR A LITTLE WHILE.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • ALTER EGO; IT'S RIGHT THEREIN THE MIDDLE OF THE PRAYER.
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  • BECAUSE THE NEXT THINGIS AND LEAD US NOT INTO?
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  • -[CONGREGATION] TEMPTATION.
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  • - THE TEMPTATION ISTO HOLD ON TO OFFENSE.
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  • WHEN PEOPLE HURT US,
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  • YOU EVER HEARD, "WE'LLLOOK, I COULD FORGIVE YOU
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  • "BUT I WON'T."
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  • HOW MANY PEOPLEHAVE EVER SAID THAT?
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  • "I FORGIVE YOU, IDON'T TRUST YOU."
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • LET ME SEE YOUR PHONE.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • NO, NO, I FORGIVE YOU,LET ME SEE YOUR PHONE.
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  • WHAT'S YOUR PASSCODE?
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • I DON'T MESS UP SOMEBODY'SRELATIONSHIP TONIGHT.
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  • DAMN MAN, WHY YOU DO THAT?
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  • SHE'LL BE IN THE CAR LIKEYOU DON'T DO WHAT HE SAID.
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  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • YOU KNOW WHAT CAUSESUS TO LIVE IN OFFENSE?
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  • EGO.
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  • EGO.
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  • HOW DARE YOU OFFEND ME?
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  • I'M ABOVE BEING OFFENDED.
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  • WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?
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  • YOU KNOW WHO I AM?
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  • I'M SO-AND-SO.
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  • BUT IF EGO GETS IN THE WAY,
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  • AND I GOT THIS ONEFROM PASTOR CARL LENTZ,
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  • EGO IS JUST A SYNONYM OR ANACRONYM FOR EDGING GOD OUT.
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  • THAT'S ALL EGO IS.
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  • BECAUSE THE FIGHT INYOUR REGENERATED MAN
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  • IS FOR THE SEAT OF YOUR WILL.
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  • THE HOLY SPIRIT SITS ONTHE THRONE OF YOUR WILL.
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  • JESUS YOU ARE LORD, THE HOLYSPIRIT IMMEDIATELY COMES IN
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  • AND SITS ON THETHRONE OF YOUR WILL.
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  • BUT RIGHT OVER IN THE CORNERIS YOUR OLD NATURE SAYING,
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  • "THAT CHAIR SURE DOES LOOK NICE.
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  • "I'VE BEEN IN CHARGETHIS WHOLE TIME,
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  • "NOW I GOT TO FORGIVEPEOPLE I CAN'T STAND,
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  • "NOW I GOT TO LOVE PEOPLE THATI DON'T WANT TO EVEN LIKE,
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  • "NOW I'VE GOT TO CHANGE THEWAY I DEAL WITH PEOPLE."
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  • WHY?
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  • BECAUSE GOD ISREALLY BIG ON PEOPLE,
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  • SO MUCH SO THAT HE LETHIS SON DIE FOR THEM,
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  • LIKE HE LET THEM DIE FOR YOU.
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  • AND IF YOU ALLOW YOUREGO TO GET IN THE WAY
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  • AND WALK IN OFFENSE WITHYOUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS,
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  • WATCH WHAT JESUS SAYS;
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  • HE SAYS IF THERE ISAN OFFENSE BETWEEN YOU
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  • AND SOMEONE ELSE,
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  • GO TO THEM FIRST BEFORE YOUBRING YOUR GIFT TO THE ALTAR.
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  • THIS IS VERY DEEP.
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  • WHAT HE'S SAYING; EVENIF YOU TOUCH, I TITHE,
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  • LOOK, I WROTE YOU A CHECK.
  • 00:10:21.944 --> 00:10:23.512
  • I DON'T WANT YOUR CHECK,I WANT YOUR HEART.
  • 00:10:23.612 --> 00:10:25.915
  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
  • 00:10:26.015 --> 00:10:28.017
  • YOUR MONEY IS CORRODEDBECAUSE YOUR EGO IS IN THE WAY
  • 00:10:28.117 --> 00:10:31.387
  • AND YOU WON'T GOSEEK FORGIVENESS
  • 00:10:31.487 --> 00:10:33.155
  • FROM THE PERSON THAT OFFENDEDYOU OR A PERSON YOU OFFENDED.
  • 00:10:33.255 --> 00:10:37.026
  • GOD SAYS IF YOU HAVE ANISSUE WITH YOUR BROTHER
  • 00:10:37.126 --> 00:10:40.429
  • OR YOUR SISTER GO TO THEM,GET IT RIGHT WITH THEM
  • 00:10:40.529 --> 00:10:43.666
  • AND THEN BRING ME YOUR OFFERING.
  • 00:10:43.766 --> 00:10:45.134
  • BECAUSE YOU'RE OFFERING ISEXTERNAL, FORGIVENESS IS...
  • 00:10:45.234 --> 00:10:48.671
  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
  • 00:10:48.771 --> 00:10:49.839
  • ALTER EGO.
  • 00:10:49.939 --> 00:10:53.709
  • [CONGREGATION CLAPPING]
  • 00:10:53.809 --> 00:10:54.744
  • IS ANYBODY GETTINGSOMETHING GOOD FROM THIS?
  • 00:10:54.844 --> 00:10:56.579
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:10:56.679 --> 00:11:01.884
  • THE ALTER; WRITETHESE THINGS DOWN.
  • 00:11:01.984 --> 00:11:04.019
  • GOT A COUPLE THINGSI WANT TO GIVE YOU.
  • 00:11:04.120 --> 00:11:05.888
  • THE ALTAR IS A PLACE OFSACRIFICE, A PLACE OF HUMILITY,
  • 00:11:05.988 --> 00:11:10.626
  • A PLACE OF AWARENESS,A PLACE OF WORSHIP.
  • 00:11:10.726 --> 00:11:15.231
  • AND I WANT YOU TOGUARD AGAINST OFFENSE.
  • 00:11:15.331 --> 00:11:18.701
  • BECAUSE IN THIS SEASONI BELIEVE THE ONE THING
  • 00:11:18.801 --> 00:11:21.403
  • THAT THE ENEMY WILL USETO STOP THE FREE FLOW
  • 00:11:21.504 --> 00:11:25.641
  • OF THE MIRACLES THAT AREDESIGNED TO COME TO YOU,
  • 00:11:25.741 --> 00:11:27.877
  • IS YOU WALKING IN OFFENSE.
  • 00:11:27.977 --> 00:11:30.146
  • HOW WOULD IT BE THECHARACTER OF GOD
  • 00:11:30.246 --> 00:11:32.248
  • TO GIVE YOU HEAVEN'S BEST
  • 00:11:32.348 --> 00:11:33.783
  • WHEN YOU'RE ACTINGLIKE EARTH'S WORST?
  • 00:11:33.883 --> 00:11:38.120
  • PEOPLE WHO AREN'T SAVEDHOLD ONTO GRUDGES.
  • 00:11:38.220 --> 00:11:41.090
  • AS WE DEVELOP AND AS WE MATURE,
  • 00:11:41.190 --> 00:11:43.626
  • WE NEED TO GO AHEAD
  • 00:11:43.726 --> 00:11:44.760
  • AND MAKE SOME OF THOSEUNCOMFORTABLE PHONE CALLS,
  • 00:11:44.860 --> 00:11:47.196
  • AND BE LIKE,
  • 00:11:47.296 --> 00:11:48.063
  • "HEY UNCLE, I JUSTWANT YOU TO KNOW
  • 00:11:48.164 --> 00:11:50.366
  • "I WAS HURT BY SOMETHINGYOU SAID SOME YEARS AGO
  • 00:11:50.466 --> 00:11:52.768
  • "AND I'VE HELD ON TO THATTHING ALL THESE YEARS.
  • 00:11:52.868 --> 00:11:54.937
  • "I WANT TO LET YOU KNOWTONIGHT I FORGIVE YOU,
  • 00:11:55.037 --> 00:11:57.306
  • "AND PLEASE FORGIVE MEFOR HOLDING ON TO IT.
  • 00:11:57.406 --> 00:11:59.275
  • "IT'S TIME TO LET IT GO,IT'S TIME FOR US TO HEAL,
  • 00:11:59.375 --> 00:12:01.911
  • "IT'S TIME FOR USTO LOVE AGAIN."
  • 00:12:02.011 --> 00:12:03.646
  • SOME OF YOU NEED TO MAKEA PHONE CALL TONIGHT
  • 00:12:03.746 --> 00:12:05.648
  • TO YOUR BROTHEROR TO YOUR SISTER,
  • 00:12:05.748 --> 00:12:07.683
  • AND SAY WE NEED TOSQUASH THIS BEEF,
  • 00:12:07.783 --> 00:12:09.585
  • LIFE IS TOO SHORT,NOTHING IS PROMISED,
  • 00:12:09.685 --> 00:12:12.054
  • LET'S GET THIS THINGRIGHT NOW
  • 00:12:12.154 --> 00:12:14.256
  • SO THAT YOU CAN LIVEFREE AND I CAN LIVE FREE.
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  • 00:12:22.031 --> 00:12:24.600
  • OR JUST THINKINGBETTER ABOUT OURSELVES,
  • 00:12:24.700 --> 00:12:27.269
  • WE KNOW THAT CHANGECAN BE A PATHWAY
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  • AND EXPERIENCE ALLGOD HAS FOR YOU.
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  • DON'T WAIT, CALL, CLICKOR WRITE US TODAY.
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  • - YOUR MIRACLE IS ON THEOTHER SIDE OF FORGIVE ME.
  • 00:13:20.789 --> 00:13:23.692
  • YOUR MIRACLE IS ON THEOTHER SIDE OF I FORGIVE YOU.
  • 00:13:23.792 --> 00:13:27.429
  • LET ME HELP YOU TO UNDERSTANDHOW REAL THIS THING IS.
  • 00:13:27.529 --> 00:13:29.798
  • THE DEVIL STOPS BY MY HOUSE
  • 00:13:29.899 --> 00:13:32.568
  • ABOUT FOUR O'CLOCKEVERY WEDNESDAY BEFORE
  • 00:13:32.668 --> 00:13:36.538
  • EITHER ONE OF MY KIDS HAS SOMERIDICULOUS BLOW-UP MINISTRY
  • 00:13:36.639 --> 00:13:40.342
  • FROM THE VEGETABLES THEYATE OR SOMETHING GOES DOWN
  • 00:13:40.442 --> 00:13:44.480
  • AND THERE'S A LITTLEBIT OF SPIRITED DIALOGUE
  • 00:13:44.580 --> 00:13:47.483
  • BETWEEN MY WIFE AND I OVERSOMETHING SMALL, A WEDGE ISSUE.
  • 00:13:47.583 --> 00:13:52.254
  • IT STARTS SMALL.
  • 00:13:52.354 --> 00:13:53.489
  • WHERE ARE LADIES?
  • 00:13:53.589 --> 00:13:54.523
  • ANY LADIES IN HERETHAT WEAR A WEDGE HEEL?
  • 00:13:54.623 --> 00:13:57.893
  • GO AHEAD JUST THROW IT UP HERE.
  • 00:13:57.993 --> 00:13:59.662
  • WOULD YOU SISTER?
  • 00:13:59.762 --> 00:14:00.496
  • BAM!
  • 00:14:00.596 --> 00:14:01.630
  • THAT WAS GOOD, THAT WAS CLOSE.
  • 00:14:01.730 --> 00:14:03.966
  • BAM, THANK YOU.
  • 00:14:04.066 --> 00:14:05.000
  • A WEDGE STARTS SMALLAND GETS BIGGER.
  • 00:14:05.100 --> 00:14:10.606
  • THE ENEMY STARTSWITH A SMALL THING
  • 00:14:10.706 --> 00:14:13.275
  • AND HE WANTS IT TOEXPAND TO BECOME SO BIG
  • 00:14:13.375 --> 00:14:17.479
  • THAT NOW THERE IS AGULF BETWEEN TWO PEOPLE
  • 00:14:17.579 --> 00:14:20.683
  • THAT GOD WANTED RIGHT HERE.
  • 00:14:20.783 --> 00:14:23.986
  • MANY OF US ARE STUCK INOFFENSE ON WEDGE ISSUES,
  • 00:14:24.086 --> 00:14:27.523
  • IT'S NOT EVEN SOMETHING BIG,
  • 00:14:27.623 --> 00:14:29.224
  • BUT BECAUSE WE ALLOWEDIT TO GET BIGGER,
  • 00:14:29.325 --> 00:14:31.560
  • NOW IT LOOKS LIKEGOD CAN'T REPAIR IT.
  • 00:14:31.660 --> 00:14:33.562
  • BUT THAT IS THEPOWER OF THE CROSS,
  • 00:14:33.662 --> 00:14:35.497
  • BECAUSE THE CROSS BREAKSTHE CHAIN OF OFFENSE,
  • 00:14:35.597 --> 00:14:39.168
  • AND SAYS TO YOU AND I,
  • 00:14:39.268 --> 00:14:40.836
  • "IF JESUS CANFORGIVE ME OF MY SIN,
  • 00:14:40.936 --> 00:14:43.973
  • "I CAN FORGIVE YOU OFWHAT YOU DID TO ME."
  • 00:14:44.073 --> 00:14:47.109
  • CAN I GET A GOOD AMENIN THIS CHURCH HOUR.
  • 00:14:47.209 --> 00:14:49.712
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:14:49.812 --> 00:14:55.951
  • I NEED TO GIVE YOUTHESE THREE THINGS
  • 00:14:56.051 --> 00:14:59.488
  • BECAUSE I WANT TO TALKABOUT THREE TYPE OF ALTARS.
  • 00:14:59.588 --> 00:15:02.591
  • ONE MINUTE, WATCH THIS.
  • 00:15:02.691 --> 00:15:04.493
  • THREE TYPE OF ALTARS,WRITE THINGS DOWN.
  • 00:15:04.593 --> 00:15:07.629
  • THERE'S THE ALTAR OFNOAH, THE ALTAR OF ABRAHAM
  • 00:15:07.730 --> 00:15:12.267
  • AND THE ALTAR OF DAVID.
  • 00:15:12.368 --> 00:15:14.670
  • THREE DISTINCT ALTARS.
  • 00:15:14.770 --> 00:15:17.606
  • WATCH OUT FOR THE WEDGE ISSUES,
  • 00:15:17.706 --> 00:15:19.341
  • BECAUSE IF YOU LET THEM GETTOO BIG, YOU'LL SIT IN OFFENSE.
  • 00:15:19.441 --> 00:15:24.213
  • SO I JUST WANT TO SAY AVENTERIF THERE'S EVER BEEN A TIME
  • 00:15:24.313 --> 00:15:27.282
  • WHERE I HAVE OFFENDED YOU EITHERBY MY WORDS OR MY ACTIONS,
  • 00:15:27.383 --> 00:15:30.719
  • FORGIVE ME AND I HOLD YOUHARMLESS FROM ANYTHING
  • 00:15:30.819 --> 00:15:34.523
  • THAT I MAY HAVEHELD ON TO OFFENSE.
  • 00:15:34.623 --> 00:15:36.592
  • BECAUSE THE ENEMY WANTS TOBREAK US BUT HE WILL FAIL
  • 00:15:36.692 --> 00:15:41.030
  • AND HAS FAILED, ISPEAK LIFE TO YOU.
  • 00:15:41.130 --> 00:15:43.365
  • ME AND YOU ARE ONE ANDTHE ENEMY WANTS TO DIVIDE
  • 00:15:43.465 --> 00:15:46.201
  • BUT HE WILL FAIL.
  • 00:15:46.301 --> 00:15:47.603
  • SO INSTEAD OF ME PREACHINGTO THEM I'M GOING TO GO AHEAD
  • 00:15:47.703 --> 00:15:50.572
  • AND DO IT IN FRONTOF THEM TO SHOW THEM
  • 00:15:50.672 --> 00:15:52.508
  • THAT YOU NEED TO DO IT.
  • 00:15:52.608 --> 00:15:54.009
  • SO ANY WORDS THAT IUSE THAT HURT YOU,
  • 00:15:54.109 --> 00:15:56.578
  • FORGIVE ME 'CAUSEYOU BELONG TO ME,
  • 00:15:56.678 --> 00:15:59.048
  • AND I'M DADDY.
  • 00:15:59.148 --> 00:16:00.783
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:16:00.883 --> 00:16:03.252
  • YOU UNDERSTAND WHAT I'M SAYING?
  • 00:16:03.352 --> 00:16:04.620
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:16:04.720 --> 00:16:11.126
  • I FEEL THE HOLY GHOST.
  • 00:16:11.226 --> 00:16:12.528
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:16:12.628 --> 00:16:13.362
  • I GOT A MOHAWK.
  • 00:16:13.462 --> 00:16:16.698
  • VERY QUICKLY, THE ALTAR OF NOAH,
  • 00:16:16.799 --> 00:16:19.635
  • YOU'LL FIND IT IN GENESIS 8:20.
  • 00:16:19.735 --> 00:16:22.404
  • I WANT YOU TO GO STUDY THIS.
  • 00:16:22.504 --> 00:16:23.672
  • WHO WILL GO STUDY THESE THINGS?
  • 00:16:23.772 --> 00:16:26.075
  • THANK YOU.
  • 00:16:26.175 --> 00:16:26.909
  • GENESIS 8:20, THE ALTAR OF NOAH.
  • 00:16:27.009 --> 00:16:29.545
  • THAT WAS AN ALTARTHAT BROKE CURSES.
  • 00:16:29.645 --> 00:16:32.714
  • I WANT YOU TO KNOWTHAT THERE'S AN ALTAR
  • 00:16:32.815 --> 00:16:34.183
  • THAT YOU CAN MAKE IN YOUR HOME
  • 00:16:34.283 --> 00:16:35.551
  • THAT WILL BREAKCURSES IN YOUR HOUSE;
  • 00:16:35.651 --> 00:16:37.786
  • THINGS THAT THE ENEMY HASSET UP, PLACES OF OFFENSE,
  • 00:16:37.886 --> 00:16:40.255
  • PLACE OF HOSTILITY.
  • 00:16:40.355 --> 00:16:42.291
  • NOAH OFFERED AN ASSENT.
  • 00:16:42.391 --> 00:16:45.661
  • THE BIBLE SAYS GOD SAIDIT WAS A SOOTHING AROMA.
  • 00:16:45.761 --> 00:16:48.630
  • AND IN RESPONSE TOWHAT NOAH OFFERED,
  • 00:16:48.730 --> 00:16:52.167
  • GOD SAID, "I'M NOT GOINGTO CURSE THE EARTH ANYMORE.
  • 00:16:52.267 --> 00:16:55.137
  • "AS LONG AS THE EARTH REMAINS,
  • 00:16:55.237 --> 00:16:57.473
  • "SEEDTIME AND HARVESTSUMMER AND WINTER."
  • 00:16:57.573 --> 00:16:59.908
  • "I'M NOT GOING TOCURSE THE EARTH
  • 00:17:00.008 --> 00:17:01.276
  • "AND I'M NOT GOINGTO DEAL WITH MAN
  • 00:17:01.376 --> 00:17:02.578
  • "THE WAY I DEALTWITH THEM BEFORE."
  • 00:17:02.678 --> 00:17:04.079
  • ONE MAN'S ALTARCOULD BRING BLESSINGS
  • 00:17:04.179 --> 00:17:08.317
  • TO THE ENTIRE WORLD.
  • 00:17:08.417 --> 00:17:10.552
  • DO YOU KNOW THAT YOUR ALTARCOULD CHANGE YOUR ENTIRE FAMILY?
  • 00:17:10.652 --> 00:17:15.290
  • HALLELUJAH.
  • 00:17:15.390 --> 00:17:16.558
  • THERE'S AN ALTAR OF NOAH, IFEEL THE HOLY GHOST IN HERE.
  • 00:17:16.658 --> 00:17:19.895
  • I'M SORRY, DON'T JUDGE ME
  • 00:17:19.995 --> 00:17:21.663
  • BUT I FEEL ABREAKTHROUGH IN HERE
  • 00:17:21.763 --> 00:17:23.432
  • BECAUSE WE NEED TOGET THIS THING RIGHT.
  • 00:17:23.532 --> 00:17:25.767
  • I DON'T WANT A MIRACLE IFMY CHARACTER HASN'T CHANGED.
  • 00:17:25.868 --> 00:17:28.203
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:17:28.303 --> 00:17:29.805
  • 'CAUSE THEN I'LL THINKI DESERVED IT, MY EGO.
  • 00:17:29.905 --> 00:17:36.879
  • THE ALTAR OF ABRAHAMYOU FIND IN GENESIS 22.
  • 00:17:36.979 --> 00:17:40.215
  • YOU'VE HEARD THE STORY.
  • 00:17:40.315 --> 00:17:41.783
  • GOD SAID, "I WANT YOUTO SACRIFICE ISAAC."
  • 00:17:41.884 --> 00:17:43.552
  • EVERYBODY'S GOT ANISAAC; SOMETHING THAT
  • 00:17:43.652 --> 00:17:46.054
  • SOMETHING THAT DEFINES THEM.
  • 00:17:46.155 --> 00:17:47.823
  • AND GOD SAID, "I WANTYOU TO SACRIFICE IT
  • 00:17:47.923 --> 00:17:50.225
  • "ON AN ALTAR OF BURNT-OFFERING."
  • 00:17:50.325 --> 00:17:51.660
  • HE SAID, "I WANTYOU TO BURN IT UP."
  • 00:17:51.760 --> 00:17:53.629
  • ABRAHAM TOOK TWO OF HISYOUNG MEN AND HIS SON,
  • 00:17:53.729 --> 00:17:57.166
  • THEY GET TO THE EDGE OF THEMOUNTAIN, HE SAYS TO THEM,
  • 00:17:57.266 --> 00:17:59.768
  • "YOU ALL STAY HERE, ME ANDTHE LATTER ARE GOING UP
  • 00:17:59.868 --> 00:18:02.504
  • "AND WE ARE GOING TOWORSHIP AND WE WILL RETURN."
  • 00:18:02.604 --> 00:18:07.276
  • THE ALTAR OF ABRAHAM IS ANALTAR OF OBEDIENCE AND FAITH.
  • 00:18:07.376 --> 00:18:12.181
  • I NEED YOU TO UNDERSTANDTHAT GOD IS GOING TO ASK YOU
  • 00:18:12.281 --> 00:18:14.583
  • TO DO SOME THINGSTHAT WON'T MAKE SENSE.
  • 00:18:14.683 --> 00:18:16.785
  • AND YOU'RE GOING TO HAVETO TRUST HIS CHARACTER
  • 00:18:16.885 --> 00:18:18.921
  • OVER YOUR OWN UNDERSTANDING.
  • 00:18:19.021 --> 00:18:23.125
  • WE KNOW HOW IT TURNED OUT.
  • 00:18:23.225 --> 00:18:25.460
  • ISAAC WAS LIKE, "WELL, I SEEWE ABOUT TO SACRIFICE SOMETHING
  • 00:18:25.561 --> 00:18:28.630
  • "BUT I DON'T SEE WHAT IT IS."
  • 00:18:28.730 --> 00:18:30.999
  • AMEN, THAT'S COOL,JUST LAY DOWN.
  • 00:18:31.099 --> 00:18:32.401
  • HUH?
  • 00:18:32.501 --> 00:18:34.069
  • DADDY YOU'RE CRAZY,
  • 00:18:34.169 --> 00:18:35.337
  • WHY ARE YOU PUTTINGTHESE ROPES AROUND ME?
  • 00:18:35.437 --> 00:18:37.406
  • STOP PLAYING.
  • 00:18:37.506 --> 00:18:38.407
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
  • 00:18:38.507 --> 00:18:41.143
  • HERE'S WHAT'S FUNNY,
  • 00:18:41.243 --> 00:18:43.812
  • AND I'VE HEARD IT BEFORE.
  • 00:18:43.912 --> 00:18:45.681
  • AS HE WAS GOING UP ONE SIDEOF THE MOUNTAIN WITH HIS SON,
  • 00:18:45.781 --> 00:18:48.650
  • THE RAM WAS COMINGUP THE OTHER SIDE.
  • 00:18:48.750 --> 00:18:52.621
  • THE RAM WOULD HAVE STAYEDAT THE BASE OF THE MOUNTAIN
  • 00:18:52.721 --> 00:18:54.623
  • IF ABRAHAM HADN'T MOVED.
  • 00:18:54.723 --> 00:18:57.626
  • BUT AS HE MADE A STEP,THE SACRIFICE MADE A STEP,
  • 00:18:57.726 --> 00:19:01.630
  • AND AS HE MADE ANOTHER STEP,
  • 00:19:01.730 --> 00:19:03.498
  • THE SACRIFICE MADE ANOTHER STEP.
  • 00:19:03.599 --> 00:19:05.701
  • SO I NEED YOU TO UNDERSTAND
  • 00:19:05.801 --> 00:19:07.536
  • THAT YOU'RE NOT GOING TO SEETHE ANSWER TILL YOU MAKE A STEP.
  • 00:19:07.636 --> 00:19:11.173
  • I NEED YOU TO STARTMOVING IN OBEDIENCE.
  • 00:19:11.273 --> 00:19:13.942
  • AND WHEN YOU GET TO THEPLACE OF IMPOSSIBLE,
  • 00:19:14.042 --> 00:19:17.012
  • GOD'S GOING TO BRING THE S...
  • 00:19:17.112 --> 00:19:18.847
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:19:18.947 --> 00:19:24.253
  • THE LAST THING, THE LAST THING.
  • 00:19:24.353 --> 00:19:28.023
  • THE ALTAR OF DAVID.
  • 00:19:28.123 --> 00:19:30.392
  • YOU FIND ONE OFTHOSE IN 2 SAMUEL 24.
  • 00:19:30.492 --> 00:19:33.629
  • NEAR THE END OF DAVID'S LIFEHE GOT CAUGHT UP IN PRIDE.
  • 00:19:33.729 --> 00:19:36.198
  • HE WANTED TO NUMBERISRAEL, A CENSUS.
  • 00:19:36.298 --> 00:19:38.667
  • HE WANTED TO SEE HOWMUCH HE HAD ACCOMPLISHED,
  • 00:19:38.767 --> 00:19:40.802
  • HOW MANY MIGHTY MEN HE HAD.
  • 00:19:40.902 --> 00:19:42.371
  • HE WANTED TO KIND OFBOAST FOR A MINUTE
  • 00:19:42.471 --> 00:19:44.406
  • AND IT DISPLEASED GOD.
  • 00:19:44.506 --> 00:19:46.508
  • BECAUSE GOD SAID,"AFTER ALL THESE YEARS,
  • 00:19:46.608 --> 00:19:49.144
  • "YOU GOING TO SIT HERE ANDACT LIKE YOU DID THIS?"
  • 00:19:49.244 --> 00:19:53.682
  • AND SO A PLAGUE HIT THE LAND.
  • 00:19:53.782 --> 00:19:55.951
  • AND DAVID HAD TO GOTO A THRESHING FLOOR
  • 00:19:56.051 --> 00:19:57.953
  • AND BUY A THRESHING FLOOR,
  • 00:19:58.053 --> 00:20:00.422
  • AND HE HAD TO OFFER A SACRIFICE
  • 00:20:00.522 --> 00:20:03.525
  • IN ORDER FOR THEPLAGUE TO CEASE.
  • 00:20:03.625 --> 00:20:05.994
  • I WANT YOU TO KNOWTHAT THERE IS AN ALTAR
  • 00:20:06.094 --> 00:20:08.830
  • THAT WILL BREAK PRIDE.
  • 00:20:08.930 --> 00:20:12.100
  • GOD WAS DEALINGWITH DAVID'S PRIDE.
  • 00:20:12.200 --> 00:20:14.703
  • AND DAVID'S NOT THE ONLY PERSONTHAT HAS PRIDE, I GOT PRIDE,
  • 00:20:14.803 --> 00:20:19.474
  • I GOT PLACES WHERE I THINK IHAVE A RIGHT TO BE OFFENDED.
  • 00:20:19.574 --> 00:20:22.844
  • IT'S TIME TO LET THAT STUFF GO.
  • 00:20:22.944 --> 00:20:24.946
  • IT'S TIME FOR US TO MATUREIN CHRIST AND GROW UP
  • 00:20:25.047 --> 00:20:28.317
  • AND LAY DOWN OUR ANGERAND OUR HOSTILITY
  • 00:20:28.417 --> 00:20:30.686
  • AND LOVE ONE ANOTHER.
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  • THAT'S WHY OUR COUNTRYIS THE RIGHT NOW;
  • 00:20:32.421 --> 00:20:34.556
  • PRIDE, ANGER, HOSTILITY.
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  • BUT I BELIEVE THAT IFWE GET THE ALTAR OF NOAH
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  • AND THE ALTAR OF ABRAHAMAND THE ALTAR OF DAVID,
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  • WE CAN BREAK CURSES,WE CAN WALK IN FAITH
  • 00:20:42.531 --> 00:20:45.400
  • AND WE CAN BREAK PRIDE.
  • 00:20:45.500 --> 00:20:46.535
  • DOES ANYBODY BELIEVETHAT TONIGHT?
  • 00:20:46.635 --> 00:20:48.737
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • NEXT WEEK WE'RE GOINGTO BREAK EVERY CHAIN.
  • 00:20:50.739 --> 00:20:55.077
  • NOW I'MA TELL YOUTONIGHT I TAUGHT,
  • 00:20:55.177 --> 00:20:56.845
  • I CAN'T PROMISE THAT NEXT WEEK.
  • 00:20:56.945 --> 00:20:58.580
  • NEXT WEEK, I'M PROBABLYGOING TO SHOUT.
  • 00:20:58.680 --> 00:21:00.716
  • BRING YOUR SHOUTING SHOES,BRING YOUR SHOUTING WEDGES SIS.
  • 00:21:00.816 --> 00:21:04.286
  • AND I NEED YOU TOINVITE 65 PEOPLE
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  • AND PUT 'EM ALL IN YOUR CAR.
  • 00:21:07.923 --> 00:21:09.458
  • IF YOU'RE A BROTHER,YOU KNOW HOW TO DO THAT.
  • 00:21:09.558 --> 00:21:10.859
  • WE STUFF THE CAR, WEKNOW HOW TO DO THAT.
  • 00:21:10.959 --> 00:21:13.595
  • MY MEXICAN FAMILY,YOU ALL DO TOO,
  • 00:21:13.695 --> 00:21:15.197
  • WE KNOW HOW WE ROLL.
  • 00:21:15.297 --> 00:21:16.598
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
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  • BE 36 OF YOU ALL IN THEDRIVE-THRU AT WHATABURGER.
  • 00:21:17.866 --> 00:21:21.737
  • LET ME GET A NUMBER ONE.
  • 00:21:21.837 --> 00:21:23.505
  • [CONGREGATION LAUGHING]
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  • WHAT YOU WANT TO SEE?
  • 00:21:25.040 --> 00:21:26.875
  • [LAUGHING]
  • 00:21:26.975 --> 00:21:29.745
  • HAVE YOU BEEN BLESSED TONIGHT?
  • 00:21:29.845 --> 00:21:30.979
  • [CONGREGATION APPLAUDING]
  • 00:21:31.079 --> 00:21:32.914
  • LET ME PRAY FOR YOU,LET ME PRAY FOR YOU.
  • 00:21:33.014 --> 00:21:35.650
  • JUST ONE MOMENT.
  • 00:21:35.751 --> 00:21:36.785
  • FATHER IN THIS ATMOSPHERE,THANK YOU FOR YOUR WORD,
  • 00:21:36.885 --> 00:21:40.655
  • THANK YOU FOR PRINCIPLESTHAT WILL PUT US
  • 00:21:40.756 --> 00:21:43.692
  • IN POSITION TO BE BLESSED.
  • 00:21:43.792 --> 00:21:46.428
  • AND I THANK YOU THAT YOUR WORDDOES THE WORK ON OUR BEHALF.
  • 00:21:46.528 --> 00:21:51.133
  • HOLY SPIRIT WE MAKE YOU LORD.
  • 00:21:51.233 --> 00:21:54.035
  • SIT ON THE SEAT OF OUR WILL,
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  • WE LAY DOWN THERIGHT TO BE OFFENDED,
  • 00:21:56.371 --> 00:21:58.740
  • BECAUSE OFFENSE ISCORROSIVE AND ACIDIC
  • 00:21:58.840 --> 00:22:02.644
  • AND IT WILL TAINTANYTHING THAT TOUCHES IT.
  • 00:22:02.744 --> 00:22:07.816
  • OFFENSE MAKES US LEPROUS.
  • 00:22:07.916 --> 00:22:10.986
  • SO GOD REMOVE THELEPROSY OF OFFENSE
  • 00:22:11.086 --> 00:22:13.955
  • SO THAT WE NOT ONLYCAN WALK FREE OUTSIDE,
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  • BUT BE WHOLE ON THE INSIDE.
  • 00:22:16.992 --> 00:22:19.327
  • IT WASN'T UNTIL HE CAMEBACK AND GAVE PRAISE,
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  • LAID DOWN HIS EGO AND LAID ATTHE ALTAR OF THE FEET OF JESUS
  • 00:22:21.997 --> 00:22:26.067
  • THAT THE BIBLE SAYSHE WAS MADE WELL.
  • 00:22:26.168 --> 00:22:28.804
  • SO YOUR SKIN COULD CLEAR UPAND YOU STILL NOT BE WHOLE
  • 00:22:28.904 --> 00:22:31.840
  • UNTIL YOU LAY DOWN YOUR EGO.
  • 00:22:31.940 --> 00:22:34.142
  • SO WE THANK YOU FOR THATTONIGHT IN JESUS NAME.
  • 00:22:34.242 --> 00:22:36.511
  • AMEN.
  • 00:22:36.611 --> 00:22:37.879
  • YOU KNOW, THE ALTAR OF GOD ISTHE PLACE OF TRANSFORMATION.
  • 00:22:37.979 --> 00:22:41.249
  • IT'S NOT JUST A PHYSICALALTAR AT CHURCH,
  • 00:22:41.349 --> 00:22:43.885
  • YOUR ALTAR IS THAT INTIMATEPLACE BEYOND THE INNER COURT
  • 00:22:43.985 --> 00:22:47.155
  • WHERE YOU ARE IN ADEEP LEVEL OF COMMUNION
  • 00:22:47.255 --> 00:22:49.591
  • AND RELATIONSHIPWITH THE LIVING GOD.
  • 00:22:49.691 --> 00:22:51.693
  • THIS SUBJECT IS SO VAST.
  • 00:22:51.793 --> 00:22:53.428
  • WE COULDN'T FIT ALL OFIT INTO THESE BROADCASTS.
  • 00:22:53.528 --> 00:22:55.997
  • THAT'S WHY I TBNWANTS TO BLESS YOU
  • 00:22:56.097 --> 00:22:58.033
  • WITH THE COMPLETE THREEMESSAGE SERIES "ONSIDE OUT."
  • 00:22:58.133 --> 00:23:01.436
  • WE WANT YOU TO GET HOLD OFTHIS LIFE-CHANGING REVELATION.
  • 00:23:01.536 --> 00:23:04.706
  • YOUR GIFTS ARE THE REASON
  • 00:23:04.806 --> 00:23:06.074
  • LIVES ARE BEING CHANGEDALL OVER THE WORLD
  • 00:23:06.174 --> 00:23:08.376
  • THROUGH THE SHARINGOF THE GOSPEL ON TBN.
  • 00:23:08.477 --> 00:23:11.413
  • AND THIS RESOURCE IS JUSTA TOKEN OF OUR APPRECIATION
  • 00:23:11.513 --> 00:23:14.683
  • FOR YOUR GENEROSITY.
  • 00:23:14.783 --> 00:23:16.251
  • IT'S A SMALL WAY OFSAYING THANK YOU.
  • 00:23:16.351 --> 00:23:18.420
  • SO PLEASE, LOG INTO THE WEBSITE
  • 00:23:18.520 --> 00:23:20.922
  • OR CALL THE NUMBERON YOUR SCREEN
  • 00:23:21.022 --> 00:23:22.657
  • AND GET YOUR COPY TODAY.
  • 00:23:22.757 --> 00:23:24.593
  • AND FOR EVERYBODYTHAT'S GOTTEN THIS
  • 00:23:24.693 --> 00:23:27.195
  • OR ANY OTHER SERIESTHAT I HAVE OFFERED,
  • 00:23:27.295 --> 00:23:30.098
  • I WANT TO SAY THANK YOU.
  • 00:23:30.198 --> 00:23:31.633
  • BECAUSE YOU'RE PUSHINGTHE KINGDOM FORWARD
  • 00:23:31.733 --> 00:23:34.336
  • AND WE DON'T TAKEIT FOR GRANTED.
  • 00:23:34.436 --> 00:23:37.439
  • -[ANNOUNCER] BETTER;
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  • WHO DOESN'T WANT TO DOBETTER, TO BE BETTER?
  • 00:23:38.673 --> 00:23:41.510
  • WHETHER IT'S EATING BETTER,HANDLING MONEY BETTER
  • 00:23:41.610 --> 00:23:43.778
  • OR JUST THINKINGBETTER ABOUT OURSELVES.
  • 00:23:43.879 --> 00:23:46.381
  • WE KNOW THAT CHANGECAN BE A PATHWAY
  • 00:23:46.481 --> 00:23:48.250
  • TO LIVING THE LIFEWE'VE ALWAYS WANTED.
  • 00:23:48.350 --> 00:23:50.785
  • SO WHY DO CIRCUMSTANCES BLOCKANY PROGRESS WE TRY TO MAKE?
  • 00:23:50.886 --> 00:23:55.023
  • IN HIS NEW HOPERESTORING AUDIO SERIES,
  • 00:23:55.123 --> 00:23:57.125
  • "INSIDE OUT:EXPERIENCEHEALING, LIVE TRANSFORMED,"
  • 00:23:57.225 --> 00:24:00.962
  • PASTOR JOHN GRAY REVEALS HOW GOD
  • 00:24:01.062 --> 00:24:03.131
  • CAN BRING A LONG-AWAITEDBREAKTHROUGH INTO YOUR LIFE.
  • 00:24:03.231 --> 00:24:06.401
  • - HE TORE DOWN THE OUTSIDE IN
  • 00:24:06.501 --> 00:24:08.603
  • AND GAVE US THE INSIDE OUT.
  • 00:24:08.703 --> 00:24:10.539
  • AND THE HOLY GHOST THAT'SON THE INSIDE OF US,
  • 00:24:10.639 --> 00:24:13.808
  • NOW INTERCEDES ON OUR BEHALF.
  • 00:24:13.909 --> 00:24:16.278
  • CAN I SAY HOLY GHOSTLIKE I FEEL IT?
  • 00:24:16.378 --> 00:24:18.580
  • -[ANNOUNCER] TBN WANTSYOU TO WIN IN LIFE
  • 00:24:18.680 --> 00:24:21.016
  • AND EXPERIENCE ALLGOD HAS FOR YOU.
  • 00:24:21.116 --> 00:24:23.418
  • SO TO THANK YOU FOR YOURGIFT OF SUPPORT THIS MONTH,
  • 00:24:23.518 --> 00:24:26.121
  • WE WANT TO SENDYOU YOUR OWN COPY
  • 00:24:26.221 --> 00:24:28.089
  • OF JOHN GRAY'S LATEST THREECD SERIES "INSIDE OUT."
  • 00:24:28.189 --> 00:24:32.227
  • WITH IT YOU'LL DISCOVER WHYIT'S NOT WHAT YOU SEE AROUND YOU
  • 00:24:32.327 --> 00:24:35.597
  • THAT DETERMINESHOW YOU WILL LIVE,
  • 00:24:35.697 --> 00:24:37.198
  • IT'S WHAT GOD CAN DOON THE INSIDE OF YOU
  • 00:24:37.299 --> 00:24:40.168
  • THAT CAN BRINGREVOLUTIONARY CHANGE.
  • 00:24:40.268 --> 00:24:42.904
  • TAKE A MOMENT RIGHT NOWTO CALL 866-274-3700
  • 00:24:43.004 --> 00:24:47.809
  • OR VISIT US SECURELY ONLINEAT TBN.0-R-G/INSIDEOUT
  • 00:24:47.909 --> 00:24:53.415
  • TO SHARE A GIFT AND REQUESTYOUR COPY OF "INSIDE OUT."
  • 00:24:53.515 --> 00:24:57.919
  • THANKS TO YOUR SUPPORTTBN TAKES THE HOPE
  • 00:24:58.019 --> 00:25:00.655
  • AND GRACE OF JESUSALL AROUND THE GLOBE
  • 00:25:00.755 --> 00:25:03.358
  • TO HURTING SOULSSEARCHING FOR ANSWERS.
  • 00:25:03.458 --> 00:25:05.927
  • YOU CAN MAKE THINGS BETTERSTARTING FROM THE INSIDE OUT.
  • 00:25:06.027 --> 00:25:09.731
  • DON'T WAIT, CALL, CLICKOR WRITE US TODAY.
  • 00:25:09.831 --> 00:25:14.970
  • - PRAISE GOD.
  • 00:25:15.070 --> 00:25:16.404
  • THANKS FOR TAKING THE TIME
  • 00:25:16.504 --> 00:25:17.472
  • TO GET INTO THESCRIPTURES WITH ME.
  • 00:25:17.572 --> 00:25:19.274
  • I PRAY YOU EXPERIENCED THEHOLY SPIRIT'S EMPOWERMENT
  • 00:25:19.374 --> 00:25:21.710
  • TO MOVE FORWARD AND OVERCOME.
  • 00:25:21.810 --> 00:25:24.245
  • MAKE SURE YOU KEEPTUNING IN TOO.
  • 00:25:24.346 --> 00:25:26.414
  • GOD'S WISDOM IS ALWAYSREVEALED PROGRESSIVELY,
  • 00:25:26.514 --> 00:25:29.084
  • AND HE HAS MORETO SHARE WITH YOU.
  • 00:25:29.184 --> 00:25:31.019
  • I WANT YOU TO KNOW HOWMUCH I APPRECIATE YOU
  • 00:25:31.119 --> 00:25:33.355
  • AND YOUR FAMILY.
  • 00:25:33.455 --> 00:25:34.823
  • I COUNT IT APRIVILEGE AND AN HONOR
  • 00:25:34.923 --> 00:25:36.658
  • TO BE ABLE TO SERVE GOD BYMINISTERING HIS WORD TO YOU.
  • 00:25:36.758 --> 00:25:39.961
  • I'M NOT PERFECT,I'M FAR FROM IT,
  • 00:25:40.061 --> 00:25:41.963
  • AND I NEED THE SAMEJESUS THAT I'M PREACHING.
  • 00:25:42.063 --> 00:25:44.332
  • SO KEEP PRAYING FORME AND MY FAMILY
  • 00:25:44.432 --> 00:25:46.067
  • AS I PRAY FOR YOUAND YOUR FAMILY.
  • 00:25:46.167 --> 00:25:48.269
  • GOD BLESS YOU AND I'LLSEE YOU RIGHT HERE
  • 00:25:48.370 --> 00:25:50.705
  • ON THE NEXT "JOHN GRAY'S WORLD."
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  • I GOT A GREAT JOB.
  • 00:25:52.941 --> 00:25:54.209
  • [UPBEAT MUSIC]
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