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7 Things God Wants To Increase In Your Life

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August 2, 2020
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This episode is a timely and prophetic word from God that will teach on the seven things God wants to increase in your life based upon scripture!

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7 Things God Wants To Increase In Your Life

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  • Pastor Gregory Dickow: Well, inthe earliest days of COVID-19,
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  • back at the end of March, somany people in churches
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  • and businesses went intopreservation mode,
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  • and understandably so.
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  • There was no way to know how farand wide-reaching the pandemic
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  • was gonna become.
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  • But remember how hard it was atone point to find hand sanitizer
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  • or toilet paper?
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  • There was all sorts of evenhumor about that as well, but
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  • many were thinkin' food would bein short supply back at the end
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  • of March, early April.
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  • Well, that's when I heard thevoice of God for the first time
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  • in several words that God gaveme during the pandemic.
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  • I was unsure how to navigatethrough the crisis until I heard
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  • God speak very clearly to me,and this is what he said
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  • early on.
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  • He said I want you to believeme for increase.
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  • He said you can decrease all byyourself, God has a sense of
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  • humor, he said, son, you candecrease all by yourself,
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  • but with me, he saidyou're gonna increase.
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  • So I privately was believing forincrease, but I wasn't ready
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  • to tell people that.
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  • I thought it was gonna sound, Idon't know, insensitive or
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  • even crazy.
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  • But I knew I had heard the voiceof God.
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  • So today's program is from whenI finally spit it out to our
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  • online church community and toour global ministry.
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  • At a time when it seemed likethere was not gonna be enough
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  • money, not enough food, notenough ventilators, not enough
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  • masks, I declared enough of thenot enoughs.
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  • Our God is more than enough, andthat's what I'm declaring
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  • over you.
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  • That's when I shared this word,I call it expect increase.
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  • And I go over seven Biblicalthings that God wants to
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  • increase you in.
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  • This was during the height ofthe lock-down, and God began to
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  • bless so many people around meand so many people around the
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  • world with increasein their life.
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  • And so today, I want you toexpect to increase in these
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  • seven ways as you're goingto hear this word today.
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  • So check this out,and I'll be back.
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  • Pastor Gregory Dickow: Man,I'm telling you, God said
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  • believe me, believe mefor increase.
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  • He said believe me forincrease, not decrease.
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  • 'Cause we all went into thismode, I think, all over the
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  • world, we went into this modelike, okay, we gotta learn to
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  • manage how we're gonna handle,how we're gonna deal with less
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  • income in our lives, less incomein our families, less income.
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  • We're gonna have to handle lesspeople in church, and the fact
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  • is we're reaching more people inchurch now.
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  • We're reaching, I don't evenhave the statistics, but I've
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  • been told at least two to threetimes more people are
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  • experiencing our church thanthey were before this hit.
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  • And I'm not saying that God sentthis, I don't believe God sends
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  • any disease.
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  • God sent Jesus, God sent hisWord to heal you and deliver you
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  • from destruction.
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  • Psalm 107 verse 20 says, Godsends Jesus to bring salvation
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  • and healing.
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  • But God does bend the thingsthat the enemy sends.
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  • Amen.
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  • He does bend whatthe enemy sends.
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  • And so everybody wasgetting ready for going
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  • into decrease mode,going into preservation mode,
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  • going into starvation mode,going into--
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  • everybody was getting--
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  • Remember toilet paperwas so hard to find?
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  • And hand sanitizer.
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  • I don't know what the otherthings were necessarily, but,
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  • and God, he just madeit clear to me.
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  • Believe me for increase,not decrease.
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  • And then he laughed with me, andhe said something funny to me.
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  • And he said you can havedecrease on your own.
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  • See, we don't need God to havedecrease, we can have decrease
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  • on our own.
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  • He said but with me, I willgive you increase.
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  • So I know it's bold for me totalk about that in a time where
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  • everybody's sort of trying topreserve.
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  • And God wants us to be set free,to believe him.
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  • Because if we can't believe himin tough times, are we really
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  • believing him in the good times,or are we believing in the good
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  • things during the good times?
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  • Or are we believing God isthe giver in the good times,
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  • and that God is the supplierin the tough times too?
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  • God will supply at all times.
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  • And you know what's left for meto do?
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  • The Bible says, "I will blessthe Lord at all times.
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  • And his praise shall continuallybe in my mouth."
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  • Let's come to the table thathe's set for us.
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  • It's a table of increase.
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  • Wow, Lord, in this pandemic youcould actually bring increase to
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  • my finances?
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  • You could actually bringincrease to my joy?
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  • You could actually bringincrease to my peace?
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  • Yes, yes.
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  • He's the God of increase.
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  • You know, in Genesis 26, it saysthere was a famine in the land,
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  • and Isaac went to the king ofthe Philistines.
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  • And the Philistines representthe world system, you know, the
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  • Philistines represent thosewithout a covenant, remember?
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  • Goliath was the Philistine andhe was the
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  • uncircumcised Philistine.
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  • The circumcisionrepresented the covenant.
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  • So the Philistines representedbeing without a covenant.
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  • Isaac was a manwho had a covenant.
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  • But this man who had a covenantdecides he's gonna go down
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  • to talk to the Philistinesabout the famine.
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  • And God interrupts him and says,no, son, you don't go to rely on
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  • the uncircumcised, lack ofcovenant, world system from me
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  • to supply your life.
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  • I'm going to bless you.
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  • I'm going to increase you.
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  • And the Lord said don't go downto Egypt, don't go down to the
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  • world, don't go down to thePhilistines, don't go down to
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  • the world system, don't gorelying on what this world
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  • can do for you.
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  • God said I wantto do it for you.
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  • He said I'll multiply you.
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  • Go to the land that I tell you,and I'm gonna multiply you, and
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  • I'm going to increase you.
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  • And the devil's a liar tryin' totell you that you're done,
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  • you'll never startyour business again.
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  • Yes you will.
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  • You know what?
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  • One door closes anda better door opens.
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  • 'Cause God is theGod of open doors.
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  • He will open the doors that noman can shut.
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  • God is the God of open heavensGod is the God of open doors.
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  • God is the God of open pastures.
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  • God is the God of open blessing.
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  • God is the God of morethan enough.
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  • And he's gonna show upin that way in your life,
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  • if you'll let him.
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  • So Isaac sowed in the land andhe reaped that same year.
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  • The land of famine, in the yearof famine, and he reaped a
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  • hundredfold, and the Lordblessed him.
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  • And the Lord Blessed, him, andhe became rich, and continued to
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  • grow richer, until he becamevery wealthy.
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  • And I'm not here to talk to youabout, you know, give an
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  • offering and God will make youwealthy.
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  • I'm here to tell you that youhave a covenant with the God
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  • of increase.
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  • And I'm here to just tell youthe truth about what God wants
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  • to do in your life, whetherwe're in a land of famine,
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  • whether in a land of viruses,whether we're in a land of
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  • sickness or disease, whetherwe're gonna be betrayed, whether
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  • we're gonna be denied, whetherwe're goin' to suffer some
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  • difficult times, God is gonnashow himself strong on your
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  • behalf and in your life.
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  • Let me read you a Scripture.
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  • What did Jabez say?
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  • Lord, bless me indeed.
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  • He was in pain, and in his pain,he said, Lord, bless me, enlarge
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  • my territory.
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  • It's in crisis that we can callon the God of increase.
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  • It's in crisis that we can callon the God of breakthrough.
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  • It's in crisis we can call onthe God of more than enough.
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  • El Shaddai, Jehovah-Jireh, theGod who will provide, the God
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  • who sent water out of a rock,who sent manna out of heaven,
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  • who sent meat in a raven's mouthfor Elijah, a meal in a little
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  • widow's jar to feed themfor 3 1/2 years.
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  • He's your God.
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  • He's the God of increase.
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  • He said to me, and I'm passingit on, believe me for increase,
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  • not decrease.
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  • You can have decreaseall on your own.
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  • You don't need my helpwith that, but with me,
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  • I will give you increase.
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  • I'm holding onto that.
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  • Seven areas of your life thatGod wants to increase you in.
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  • By the way, Deuteronomy 1:11sets the stage when he says, may
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  • the Lord God of your fathersincrease you a thousand-fold
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  • more than you are, and bless youjust as he has promised you.
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  • It's his blessing and increases,God's idea, throughout
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  • the Bible.
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  • So number one, God wants toincrease you in strength.
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  • Isaiah 40, verse 29, to thosewho grow weary and tired,
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  • he says he will increaseyour strength and your power.
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  • Number one, he's gonna increaseyour strength and increase
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  • your might.
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  • You feel weak, you feel weary,he's gonna give you strength.
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  • The second thing that God wantsto increase in our lives
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  • is power.
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  • It's in Psalm 75, verse 10 inthe New Living Translation.
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  • For God says, I will breakthe strength of the wicked,
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  • but I will increasethe power of the Godly.
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  • That's Psalm 75, verse 10in the New Living Translation.
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  • I will break the strength of thewicked, but I will increase the
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  • power of the Godly.
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  • In Proverbs 11:24, in theMessage Bible, "The world of the
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  • generous gets larger and larger,the world of the stingy gets
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  • smaller and smaller."
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  • This is the third thing that Godwants to increase in our lives,
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  • is he will increaseour resources.
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  • He will increase our resources,and his provision for our lives.
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  • You see, the world ofthe generous, he says,
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  • gets larger and larger.
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  • The devil saysif you're generous,
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  • if you give what you have,you're gonna be without it,
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  • and so you're gonnabecome less.
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  • But God is counter the world'swisdom, God's wisdom is higher.
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  • And when you're generous,your life gets better.
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  • When you're generous,your life grows.
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  • When you're generous, your worldgets larger and larger.
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  • It's the stingy whose world getssmaller and smaller.
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  • Not the generous.
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  • The world would say hold on,hold on, hold on to what you
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  • have, or you're gonna getsmaller and smaller,
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  • less and less.
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  • You never know what timesare gonna come.
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  • Bad times are gonna come.
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  • That's why we need to understandhow to thrive in any time,
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  • because the same God who's yourGod of increase today was the
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  • God who increased them1.000-fold in Deuteronomy,
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  • He's the God who increased themin 1 Corinthians chapter 3.
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  • He's the God whoincreases in Luke chapter 2.
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  • He's the God who increasesin 2 Corinthians chapter 8.
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  • He's the God who increasesin times of crisis,
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  • in times of famine,in times of toughness,
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  • in times of difficulty,in times where we don't know
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  • where we're gonna getour next meal.
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  • God is the God of increase.
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  • And all she had was a barrel ofmeal and jar of oil.
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  • Her and her son weregoing to eat it and die.
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  • And Elijah said, no,make a cake for me first,
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  • and then for yourself.
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  • And the barrel of mealnever ended.
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  • For 3 1/2 years.
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  • And the jar of oil never wentdry for 3 1/2 years.
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  • That's the God of increase.
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  • That's the God who sent you hisbest when he sent you Jesus, and
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  • said he who did not withholdhis own son for you.
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  • How would he withhold any goodthing?
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  • Well, to think that God isstingy is the greatest insult,
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  • it's the greatest affronttowards God, the
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  • greatest misconception.
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  • The fourth thing God wants toincrease you in is the knowledge
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  • of God.
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  • In Colossians 1:10, it says,"And you may walk worthy
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  • of the Lord, fully pleasing him,being fruitful in every
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  • good work, and increasing inthe knowledge of God."
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  • And that word knowledgeis the precise
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  • and correct knowledge of God.
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  • God wants to increase usin our knowledge of God.
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  • He wants us to have an accurateunderstanding of how much he
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  • loves you, how good he is, howfaithful he is, how patient he
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  • is, how abundant he is,how caring he is.
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  • God wants to increase you inaccurate, precise, and correct
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  • knowledge of him.
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  • Number five, God wants toincrease you in the love of God.
  • 00:14:50.343 --> 00:14:54.313
  • In 1 Thessalonians 3:12, itsays, "May the Lord make you
  • 00:14:54.347 --> 00:14:57.550
  • increase and abound in love, onefor another and for all people,
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  • just as we do for you."
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  • God, I'm praying this for us,that God would cause us to
  • 00:15:06.192 --> 00:15:11.063
  • increase and abound in love forone another and for all people.
  • 00:15:11.097 --> 00:15:17.103
  • But you see, it starts withthe church, it starts at home,
  • 00:15:18.270 --> 00:15:22.108
  • it starts in the familyand in the family of God.
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  • And then all people.
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  • I love that verse.
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  • I love that verse.
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  • And number six, Godwants to increase you
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  • in seeing souls saved.
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  • Wow.
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  • That's so important.
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  • So, on every Wednesday, everySunday, we're havin' an
  • 00:15:47.133 --> 00:15:50.936
  • invitation for salvation, andyou have an opportunity to take
  • 00:15:50.970 --> 00:15:56.075
  • people to our website,you can click on
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  • lifechangerschurch.com/salvationand that'll take you to our
  • 00:15:58.377 --> 00:16:02.815
  • salvation page, and you can sendthat all over the world,
  • 00:16:02.848 --> 00:16:08.854
  • to your loved ones,to your family members.
  • 00:16:09.755 --> 00:16:11.824
  • But God wants to increaseus in souls saved.
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  • Acts chapter 6 verse 7.
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  • And the word of Godkept on spreading,
  • 00:16:15.961 --> 00:16:18.597
  • and the number of the disciplescontinued to increase greatly in
  • 00:16:18.631 --> 00:16:22.868
  • Jerusalem, and a great many ofthe priests were becoming
  • 00:16:22.902 --> 00:16:25.971
  • obedient to the faith, eventhe religious people were
  • 00:16:26.005 --> 00:16:29.141
  • getting saved because ofthe God of increase.
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  • Even the religious people weregivin' up their religion
  • 00:16:32.044 --> 00:16:37.616
  • and comin' Jesus,the real Jesus.
  • 00:16:37.650 --> 00:16:40.586
  • God wants to increase usin souls saved.
  • 00:16:40.619 --> 00:16:43.956
  • As the word keeps on spreading,the number of disciples is gonna
  • 00:16:43.989 --> 00:16:47.760
  • continue to increase greatly.
  • 00:16:47.793 --> 00:16:50.162
  • I'm so excited about that, Icannot tell you how thrilled
  • 00:16:50.196 --> 00:16:53.899
  • I am.
  • 00:16:53.933 --> 00:16:55.234
  • The word of God has to spread soincrease can spread.
  • 00:16:55.267 --> 00:16:59.405
  • An increase of souls,an increase of disciples,
  • 00:16:59.438 --> 00:17:03.008
  • an increase of peoplecoming to Jesus.
  • 00:17:03.042 --> 00:17:08.981
  • And then number seven, Godwants to increase the church.
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  • He wants to increase the church.
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  • He wants the churchto grow in its size.
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  • Not in a building, but he wantsthe church to grow in its size
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  • of people and members anddisciples and in its impact
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  • and in its influence.
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  • Nothing's brought me more joylately than helping
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  • other churches.
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  • In the last few weeks, we'vebeen giving to, you know, to
  • 00:17:40.579 --> 00:17:44.283
  • smaller churches that arestruggling more, that are in
  • 00:17:44.316 --> 00:17:49.288
  • more remote parts of the world.
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  • Whether it's in Peru, whetherit's in India, or whether it's
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  • in--some of the churches thatgot hit the hardest and the
  • 00:17:54.627 --> 00:17:58.664
  • people that got hit the hardestin Italy and in Turkey and
  • 00:17:58.697 --> 00:18:02.735
  • in Spain.
  • 00:18:02.768 --> 00:18:04.069
  • Spain has really had probablythe worst per-million people,
  • 00:18:04.103 --> 00:18:08.040
  • it's got hit more per millionthan any other nation.
  • 00:18:08.073 --> 00:18:12.912
  • And so we want tohelp people there.
  • 00:18:12.945 --> 00:18:16.315
  • And our little church in India,our partner church there,
  • 00:18:16.348 --> 00:18:20.452
  • with 30 people.
  • 00:18:20.486 --> 00:18:23.289
  • The membership is 30 people, butthe impact that they had just in
  • 00:18:23.322 --> 00:18:27.159
  • the last few days.
  • 00:18:27.193 --> 00:18:29.962
  • They took food that you helpedprovide through this church.
  • 00:18:29.995 --> 00:18:34.967
  • And 80 families were fed.
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  • Thirty members in the church,and three, almost three times as
  • 00:18:37.303 --> 00:18:40.606
  • many families were fed andprovided for by you and by
  • 00:18:40.639 --> 00:18:46.645
  • this church.
  • 00:18:47.112 --> 00:18:48.647
  • It's really amazing,an incredible feeling,
  • 00:18:48.681 --> 00:18:53.752
  • and I want you to feel that.
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  • I want you to feel what I feel.
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  • Like we're giving.
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  • These are the seven areas nowthat God wants to increase in
  • 00:19:01.527 --> 00:19:05.831
  • your life.
  • 00:19:05.864 --> 00:19:07.366
  • And I'm gonna pray for thisincrease in your life, and I'm
  • 00:19:07.399 --> 00:19:09.702
  • gonna, and I want to show youhow God does it, and I want to
  • 00:19:09.735 --> 00:19:12.304
  • quickly take you to one morepassage of Scripture.
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  • The book of Ruth, chapter 2,verse 16 of Ruth chapter 2.
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  • Boaz says, "And you shallpurposely pull out for her."
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  • She worked all day and night,but Boaz says you shall
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  • purposely pull out for her somegrain from the bundles and leave
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  • it that she may glean, and donot rebuke her.
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  • Do you see what I'm seein' inthis verse?
  • 00:19:44.603 --> 00:19:50.609
  • She gathered, in verse 15, likea ten-day supply in one day.
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  • She gathered a ten-day supply,an ephah is what it's called
  • 00:19:57.716 --> 00:20:01.053
  • here in the Bible, she gatheredan ephah.
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  • In one day, she got an ephah ofbarley which lasted 10 days.
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  • And she got it in one day.
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  • Now, she worked hard, don't getme wrong, but notice
  • 00:20:14.767 --> 00:20:19.004
  • what happened.
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  • Boaz, who represents Jesus,he's the owner of the field.
  • 00:20:20.406 --> 00:20:26.045
  • He secretly told his staff ofreapers, let grain from the
  • 00:20:26.078 --> 00:20:32.084
  • bundles fall purposely for her.
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  • Let the grain that you guysworked for, put it right in
  • 00:20:37.289 --> 00:20:42.328
  • front of her so all she has todo is pick it up.
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  • Do the work for her.
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  • Oh my god, if youcan get ahold of this.
  • 00:20:46.932 --> 00:20:51.070
  • Boaz says while she's out theredoing her thing, while you're
  • 00:20:51.103 --> 00:20:54.707
  • doing your thing, while you'rebelieving God, and while you're
  • 00:20:54.740 --> 00:20:58.544
  • goin' to work, and while you'regetting your business off the
  • 00:20:58.577 --> 00:21:02.948
  • ground, and while you're workingyour Boaz off, okay?
  • 00:21:02.981 --> 00:21:08.987
  • Jesus is working for you.
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  • Jesus is arranging forincrease in your life.
  • 00:21:13.692 --> 00:21:17.563
  • Jesus is having his angelsarrange for your harvest to be
  • 00:21:17.596 --> 00:21:23.235
  • so much more than you couldpossibly work for, so much more
  • 00:21:23.268 --> 00:21:28.907
  • than you could possibly earn, somuch more than what you could
  • 00:21:28.941 --> 00:21:33.245
  • possibly gather yourself or reapyourself, because of the labor
  • 00:21:33.278 --> 00:21:38.283
  • that it took allthose men to do.
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  • And all she hadto do is pick it up.
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  • And how blessed she was.
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  • You are Ruth,and Jesus is Boaz.
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  • And he does thesame thing for us.
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  • He's going to cause people, he'sgonna cause the government, he's
  • 00:21:56.001 --> 00:21:59.905
  • gonna cause circumstances in ourlives to drop blessings on our
  • 00:21:59.938 --> 00:22:05.144
  • way to work, on our way tochurch, as we're planting our
  • 00:22:05.177 --> 00:22:08.881
  • seed, as we're doin' what isnormal and routine.
  • 00:22:08.914 --> 00:22:11.917
  • We're givin' our tithe and allof a sudden checks come in
  • 00:22:11.950 --> 00:22:14.520
  • the mail.
  • 00:22:14.553 --> 00:22:15.888
  • We're goin' to work, doin' ourdaily job, and all the sudden
  • 00:22:15.921 --> 00:22:18.357
  • increase is coming to youbecause God wants you to tap in,
  • 00:22:18.390 --> 00:22:21.894
  • he wants you to know that whileyou're serving in his field,
  • 00:22:21.927 --> 00:22:26.665
  • while you're trusting him anddoing what you know to do, he's
  • 00:22:26.698 --> 00:22:30.569
  • gonna make sure angelsand people drop, purposely,
  • 00:22:30.602 --> 00:22:35.808
  • put grain in front of you,bundles of grain,
  • 00:22:35.841 --> 00:22:38.477
  • ten times more than what youcould gather yourself.
  • 00:22:38.510 --> 00:22:42.080
  • He's the God of increase.
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  • ♪♪♪
  • 00:22:45.551 --> 00:22:48.620
  • Pastor Gregory Dickow: Well, letme go through real quick,
  • 00:22:49.121 --> 00:22:50.789
  • rapid fire with ya, seven thingsGod wants to increase.
  • 00:22:50.823 --> 00:22:53.225
  • God wants to increase yourstrength as you heard today,
  • 00:22:53.258 --> 00:22:55.360
  • God wants to increase powerin your life.
  • 00:22:55.394 --> 00:22:57.229
  • He wants to increase provisionand generosity in your life.
  • 00:22:57.262 --> 00:23:00.399
  • He wants to increase youin the knowledge,
  • 00:23:00.432 --> 00:23:02.201
  • the true knowledge of him.
  • 00:23:02.234 --> 00:23:04.236
  • He wants to increase you in thelove of God, wants to increase
  • 00:23:04.269 --> 00:23:06.638
  • you in seeing souls saved, andhe wants to increase the church
  • 00:23:06.672 --> 00:23:11.043
  • and our reach to the world.
  • 00:23:11.076 --> 00:23:12.845
  • Now, in a few minutes, I want topray for you to experience
  • 00:23:12.878 --> 00:23:15.747
  • increase in all these sevenareas of your life.
  • 00:23:15.781 --> 00:23:18.984
  • And it's happening.
  • 00:23:19.017 --> 00:23:20.319
  • We are praying, and we areseeing things change.
  • 00:23:20.352 --> 00:23:22.421
  • We're speaking to mountains,and they're moving.
  • 00:23:22.454 --> 00:23:24.690
  • We're sowing and harvestsare coming.
  • 00:23:24.723 --> 00:23:26.892
  • We're preaching and soulsare being saved.
  • 00:23:26.925 --> 00:23:28.694
  • Every day, people around theglobe are connecting with me
  • 00:23:28.727 --> 00:23:32.331
  • and with this ministry, and Iwant to invite you to join me
  • 00:23:32.364 --> 00:23:36.168
  • in the harvest-timeseason of increase.
  • 00:23:36.201 --> 00:23:38.971
  • This is our season of increase,just as God promised, as we
  • 00:23:39.004 --> 00:23:43.742
  • reach around the globe withGod's beautiful love.
  • 00:23:43.775 --> 00:23:46.912
  • But first I want to thank youfor allowing me to come
  • 00:23:46.945 --> 00:23:49.715
  • into your life and intoyour world today.
  • 00:23:49.748 --> 00:23:52.050
  • It really is an honor for me toshare God's Word with you.
  • 00:23:52.084 --> 00:23:55.020
  • And, you know, each week we onlyhave a few precious moments
  • 00:23:55.053 --> 00:23:57.789
  • together, and I think it wouldbe great to connect with you
  • 00:23:57.823 --> 00:24:00.692
  • on a deeper level.
  • 00:24:00.726 --> 00:24:02.027
  • Plus, if you want to betterunderstand the seven ways to
  • 00:24:02.060 --> 00:24:04.763
  • increase in your life, don't goanywhere, my announcer
  • 00:24:04.796 --> 00:24:07.766
  • is gonna tell you more,and I'm gonna be right back
  • 00:24:07.799 --> 00:24:10.769
  • to pray for your increase.
  • 00:24:10.802 --> 00:24:12.137
  • Check this out.
  • 00:24:12.170 --> 00:24:15.040
  • male: Gregory Dickow wants tosend you today's teaching in its
  • 00:24:15.073 --> 00:24:18.010
  • entirety, along with hispowerful two-CD series called,
  • 00:24:18.043 --> 00:24:21.914
  • "The Outrageous Generosityof God."
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  • This inspiring and foundationalseries will show you how
  • 00:24:24.449 --> 00:24:28.053
  • to increase your faith in God'soutrageous goodness
  • 00:24:28.086 --> 00:24:30.822
  • and generosity.
  • 00:24:30.856 --> 00:24:32.157
  • You will learn how God haschosen gladly to give you his
  • 00:24:32.190 --> 00:24:35.360
  • kingdom so you can receive love,love, and more love all the days
  • 00:24:35.394 --> 00:24:40.198
  • of your life.
  • 00:24:40.232 --> 00:24:41.567
  • Plus, as a very special bonusfor calling today,
  • 00:24:41.600 --> 00:24:44.870
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  • Today's teaching, "TheOutrageous Generosity of God"
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  • Pastor Gregory Dickow: Well,I want to inspire you today
  • 00:25:29.581 --> 00:25:32.718
  • to do something in the next fewmoments that will change
  • 00:25:32.751 --> 00:25:35.621
  • somebody's eternity.
  • 00:25:35.654 --> 00:25:37.889
  • How?
  • 00:25:37.923 --> 00:25:39.224
  • Because our love is expressedas we share the gospel
  • 00:25:39.257 --> 00:25:42.127
  • of Jesus Christ, and thisministry is reaching more
  • 00:25:42.160 --> 00:25:44.863
  • and more people every day.
  • 00:25:44.896 --> 00:25:46.898
  • People are hungry for God's loveand for his healing and
  • 00:25:46.932 --> 00:25:49.534
  • salvation, and we're preachingthe gospel of love and God's
  • 00:25:49.568 --> 00:25:53.038
  • grace in six differentlanguages.
  • 00:25:53.071 --> 00:25:55.474
  • And so, with your gift today,I'm able to continue reaching
  • 00:25:55.507 --> 00:25:58.310
  • these precious souls andpopulate heaven in Jesus's name.
  • 00:25:58.343 --> 00:26:02.447
  • That's why I need your urgenthelp today, that's why I'm
  • 00:26:02.481 --> 00:26:04.816
  • asking for your help today,your partnership today.
  • 00:26:04.850 --> 00:26:07.386
  • I want you to get the gift thatI have for you, and I want you
  • 00:26:07.419 --> 00:26:09.955
  • to consider a gift todayas well.
  • 00:26:09.988 --> 00:26:11.657
  • Let me get this teachingto you as well.
  • 00:26:11.690 --> 00:26:13.825
  • Expect increase.
  • 00:26:13.859 --> 00:26:15.160
  • Everything you heard todayand so much more.
  • 00:26:15.193 --> 00:26:17.029
  • It's really going to changeyour life.
  • 00:26:17.062 --> 00:26:18.397
  • I've got some extra specialgifts with that as well.
  • 00:26:18.430 --> 00:26:22.034
  • Let me pray for ya.
  • 00:26:22.067 --> 00:26:23.368
  • Father, I thank youfor every person.
  • 00:26:23.402 --> 00:26:25.070
  • You have spoken propheticallythat this is days
  • 00:26:25.103 --> 00:26:29.307
  • of increase, that youwould increase us,
  • 00:26:29.341 --> 00:26:32.044
  • to believe you for increase.
  • 00:26:32.077 --> 00:26:34.046
  • And Lord, I believe for mybrother's increase, I believe
  • 00:26:34.079 --> 00:26:36.281
  • for my sister right now, herincrease, I believe for this
  • 00:26:36.314 --> 00:26:40.152
  • family's increase, I believe forincrease of family salvations,
  • 00:26:40.185 --> 00:26:44.923
  • for increase in their finances,and increase of peace and
  • 00:26:44.956 --> 00:26:48.593
  • increase of wisdom.
  • 00:26:48.627 --> 00:26:51.029
  • Lord, I just speak increase,increase, increase.
  • 00:26:51.063 --> 00:26:54.366
  • In Jesus's name, amen.
  • 00:26:54.399 --> 00:26:56.935
  • Well, listen, I don't want youto miss next time we're on
  • 00:26:56.968 --> 00:26:59.671
  • together, tell your friends,invite them over
  • 00:26:59.705 --> 00:27:02.441
  • for a watch party.
  • 00:27:02.474 --> 00:27:03.775
  • And listen, if you don't have achurch home, join me through our
  • 00:27:03.809 --> 00:27:06.178
  • global online church community.
  • 00:27:06.211 --> 00:27:09.181
  • You can find it ongregorydickow.com,
  • 00:27:09.214 --> 00:27:11.516
  • and you can also connect with meon Facebook and Instagram,
  • 00:27:11.550 --> 00:27:13.719
  • I'll be there and I'll do myvery best to personally respond
  • 00:27:13.752 --> 00:27:16.888
  • to each and every oneof you as you reach out.
  • 00:27:16.922 --> 00:27:18.990
  • Don't miss our next broadcast,DVR it so you never have
  • 00:27:19.024 --> 00:27:21.593
  • to miss any of 'em.
  • 00:27:21.626 --> 00:27:22.994
  • And I can't waitto see you then.
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  • God bless.
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  • ♪♪♪
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