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How To Live In Victory

Watch How To Live In Victory
October 20, 2019
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Victory with Paul Daugherty

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How To Live In Victory

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  • - The victory is yours.
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  • Some of us are waiting for God to give us what he's already
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  • given us they're saying, "I just wish that God would give
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  • "me a life of victories," he's like, "No I did."
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  • You're just mad because life's not easy.
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  • I didn't promise you an easy life,
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  • I did promise you a victorious life.
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  • (upbeat music)
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  • Hi, I'm Paul, almost 10 years ago, my dad, my hero,
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  • my pastor passed away unexpectedly.
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  • He built a big church and left
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  • some pretty large shoes to fill.
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  • when he died, I didn't just lose my dad, I lost my faith,
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  • I lost my purpose and my future.
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  • But God showed up and restored my faith,
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  • and he gave me a message of hope to share with you.
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  • You're here on purpose.
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  • God's not finished with you yet.
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  • Your best days are right in front of you,
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  • and you have victory in your life,
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  • because Jesus lives in you.
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  • If you got a Bible, go to Genesis 11:27,
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  • come on Jesus.
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  • And this is the story about Abram's father.
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  • Most of us in the room we know about father Abraham
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  • who had many sons, and I am one of them.
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  • You know about that man.
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  • Abraham actually followed in the footsteps of his father
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  • to fulfill the dream that his father never fulfilled.
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  • And I want you to see this 'cause a lot of people miss this,
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  • that Abram's father was supposed to do what Abram did.
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  • His father was on his way to the promised land.
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  • Watch this in verse 27, " This is the count,
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  • "this is the account of Abraham's dad Terah.
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  • "Terra became the father of Abram, Nahor and Haran,"
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  • so we had three boys, Abraham was one of three brothers.
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  • So there was three boys,
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  • "And Haran became the father of Lot."
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  • If you know about Lot, Lot's the man who went down
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  • to Sodom and Gomorrah, God pulls him out of there,
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  • his wife turns around, and when she looks back at the city,
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  • she turns into a pillar of salt.
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  • Okay, yeah, those of you that have been in children's church
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  • a little bit, you know, those you haven't you're gonna wanna
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  • to listen to this because there's something
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  • important here about walking in victory.
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  • It says, "While his father Terah was still alive,
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  • "his son Haran died in Ur of the Chaldeans
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  • "in the land of his birth."
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  • Now it says, "Two of his sons, they get married,"
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  • "they start trying to have children,
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  • "one of his sons finds out he can't have kids,"
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  • that's Abraham and Sarah says that she was barren,
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  • she could not conceive.
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  • What Sarah didn't know, is the script tells us
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  • later on her name would become Sarah,
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  • and that she would have children in the promised land.
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  • She had to move forward from the current season
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  • because it was only a temporary setback.
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  • Your temporary setback is not a permanent
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  • vision for your life.
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  • Don't let a temporary season of loss or pain become
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  • the permanent attitude you carry,
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  • the permanent vision you have for your life.
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  • Sarah had to keep moving forward,
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  • Abram had to keep moving forward,
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  • Terah had to keep moving forward.
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  • But watch what happens here in verse 31.
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  • So Terah takes his grandson, now he's raising a grandson
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  • because his son is dead.
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  • He's now got his other boy Abram, he takes him with him
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  • and he sets out for the promised land,
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  • he sets out for Canaan, this is the land that God gave him.
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  • But when he came to a land called Haran, he settled there.
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  • Now where do we see the word Haran?
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  • Haran is the name of his boy that he lost.
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  • It's just one R but as I was reading this I was thinking
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  • something stirred up memories of the past, you think
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  • you're over something and then you're reminded of it again.
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  • You think you let go of the painful divorce,
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  • you think you let go of what he did to you,
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  • how they betrayed you, who walked out on you,
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  • who wasn't there for you, you think you're over it
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  • and then you come across the town that sounds exactly
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  • like the name of your son that you lost.
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  • And you have a choice.
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  • You can sit down in that town and go,
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  • ah, my best days are behind me,
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  • my best days are when they were with me,
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  • when my son was alive, that's when my best day.
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  • You can keep looking in your past, but as long as you look
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  • in your past, you'll never see your future.
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  • If you're in love with your past,
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  • or you're mad about your past, you'll never be able
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  • to embrace the future that God has for you.
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  • You can't step into the future victory that God has for you
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  • if you're holding on to a past defeat.
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  • Just because you had one loss doesn't mean you're a loser,
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  • just because you missed it one time,
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  • just because you dropped the ball doesn't mean that God will
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  • never hand the ball back to you again.
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  • God has a future for you.
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  • The enemy wants to keep you
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  • in a shoulda, coulda, woulda place.
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  • He wants to keep you in Haran.
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  • It says, "When he came to Haran, when he came to the town
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  • "that sounded like the name of the boy he lost."
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  • It says, "He settled there and he died in Haran."
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  • He never made it out.
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  • How many people have stopped short
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  • of the victory that God has for them?
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  • Because of the pain they've walked through the divorce,
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  • they got let go of a company, someone left them,
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  • the doctors gave them the report and said,
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  • "This is your final vision for your life."
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  • No, no, it's just a temporary setback.
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  • You could change that thing, you can change
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  • what's going on in your life, you have the power to respond
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  • with victory, you don't have to respond with defeats.
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  • Listen, life is 10% what happens to you,
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  • and 90% how you respond to it.
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  • I can't control what you do to me, but I could control
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  • how I respond to you.
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  • And my life will follow in the direction of my response
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  • not in your actions towards me.
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  • So people can walk out, people can say mean things,
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  • people can do main things, but if I will keep in a stance
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  • of victory, then I'm gonna overcome
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  • whatever comes against my way.
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  • This is good theology, this is good news.
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  • The Bible is not about living a depressed life.
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  • Like, living for Jesus is not meant to be burdensome,
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  • frustrating, angry, discouraging,
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  • God called you to live in victory.
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  • 2 Corinthians says, "He leads us into triumphant victory,
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  • "he leads us from glory, to glory,
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  • "from strength, to strength."
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  • He wants us to be an aroma of victory Wherever we go.
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  • Right, God has called us to be more than conquerors
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  • that we're rising above what life throws at us.
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  • So it says that Abram's father got stuck in that town.
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  • Turn to someone next and say,
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  • "You're not stuck, you're not stuck,
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  • "You just stopped, you just stopped,
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  • Say it again to the other person, your second choice say,
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  • "You're not stuck, You're not stuck,
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  • "you just stopped, you just stopped,
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  • "you gotta keep moving forward."
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  • Hey, listen, say this with me, "Wake up, rise up, grow up,
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  • "show up, the victory is yours church,"
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  • the victory is yours.
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  • Some of us are waiting for God to give
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  • us what he's already given us.
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  • They're saying, "I just wish that God would give me
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  • "a life of victories," he's like, "No I did."
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  • You're just mad because life's not easy.
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  • I didn't promise you an easy life,
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  • I did promise you a victorious life.
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  • My victory is my responsibility.
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  • God can't do it all for me.
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  • He said on the cross, "It is finished" greatest statement
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  • in the history of mankind, It's done.
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  • Now, it's my job to accept it and apply it
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  • and start living in it.
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  • But God can't do it all for you.
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  • He said, "Come on, I paid the price, now wake."
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  • It's abnormal in God's eyes to see
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  • Christians living defeated.
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  • God's going like, "Hold on now,"
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  • like why are you always mad at everybody and miserable
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  • and triggered and angry and anxious and panic attack
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  • and constantly unhappy with life?
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  • And then you say you're a Christian, I'm a Christian
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  • (roaring)
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  • people drive me nuts, you know, and it's like,
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  • God's going, come on, man,
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  • I got paid the price for that anxiety,
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  • I paid the price for that anger,
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  • I paid the price for that defeated attitude.
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  • I remember when I played basketball growing up,
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  • and we had an eighth grade Championship
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  • against evangelistic temple, and we were down like
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  • by 1.5 seconds left, clock's ticking down,
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  • my coach calls a timeout.
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  • We had the ball, and we were on the other side of the court.
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  • So now we got two seconds left,
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  • we're down by one championship game, and the coach says,
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  • "Okay, Paul, you're gonna throw the ball in bounds."
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  • Now I had to throw it full court.
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  • We had to do a full court play in two seconds.
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  • He said, "We're gonna set a screen
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  • "for an associate as a buki, he's gonna turn around,
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  • "he's gonna run, you're going to lock it,
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  • "he's gonna catch it, he's gonna throw it into the hoop,
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  • "It's all gonna work out perfectly, just like I plan."
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  • How many Know life doesn't always go the way you planned?
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  • Marriage doesn't go always the way you plan,
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  • family, raising kids, it's not always the way
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  • that you thought it was gonna,
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  • sometimes life gets in the way of your plans.
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  • The rest of three, two, and I launch it over that guy.
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  • And it's going and I'm I like, "It's gonna reach him,
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  • "it's gonna reach him," but life gets in the way sometimes.
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  • The ceiling was a little too low for my strength,
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  • and the ball hit the middle of the ceiling
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  • and fell the Center Court, we lost the championship game.
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  • And I was so discouraged, I was so defeated,
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  • I just fell to the ground, I start crying and I'm like,
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  • (crying sound)
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  • and I'm looking at them and they're looking at me
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  • and said that I just cover my face, don't look at me,
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  • don't look at me, I'm a failure, I'm a loser
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  • and finally everyone leaves, I'm just sitting in my puddle
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  • of sweat and tears, and I feel this touch on my shoulder,
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  • I turn around, and it's my dad and I'm like,
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  • "I don wanna see you dad," I'm so ashamed of my mistakes.
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  • And he's like, "Paul get up," and I was like,
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  • "No Dad, I'm a loser," and he's like,
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  • "you're not a loser, you're more than a conqueror."
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  • I was like, "No pastor, Dad,
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  • "please stop preaching sermons to me."
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  • (crowd laughs)
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  • And he's like, "Paul get up, you're the last one in the gym
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  • "no one else's here I was like, "I just, it's all over dad,
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  • "my career is over, no one wants me to play basketball,
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  • "never gonna make the varsity team,
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  • "I'm never gonna have another chance."
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  • And you know, he's just listening to me have my pity party,
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  • he goes, "Paul get up," somebody say, "get up."
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  • We don't think we look like that.
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  • But in God's eyes, sometimes we're having
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  • our own little pity party.
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  • 'Cause life didn't go the way we thought it was gonna go.
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  • You didn't get the promotion and your best friend did,
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  • you didn't win the thing that you wanted to win,
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  • you didn't get the house that you want to get,
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  • things haven't turned around yet,
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  • you were counting on something to happen
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  • by the age of 30, it didn't happen.
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  • And now you're trying to figure out like,
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  • when is that going to happen?
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  • Has God forgot about me?
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  • And you're laying on the ground, God's saying, "get up,
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  • get up," there's still victory in front of you.
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  • You haven't preached your best sermon, you haven't sang
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  • your best song, you haven't seen your greatest miracle,
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  • stop acting like your life is over just
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  • 'cause it didn't go the way you planned.
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  • Like I never promised you perfect, easy, tornado free,
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  • storm free life in Oklahoma.
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  • what I did promise was to be your shelter in the middle
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  • of the storm, I did promise that I'll never leave you
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  • nor forsake you, I did promise that you're more
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  • than a conqueror, I did promise
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  • that you have resurrection power, so get up.
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  • The enemy wants you staring at what's not,
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  • to try to talk you out of what could be.
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  • The enemy wants to get you defeated, discouraged,
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  • feeling like there's no way you can get out of this.
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  • But God's not done, the facts you're still here,
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  • God's not done with your children, God's with your finances,
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  • God's not done with your dreams, God's not done.
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  • (gentle music)
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  • (upbeat music)
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  • - [Narrator] Victory Christian School is pursuing families
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  • that share our vision and standard for education.
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  • Our families are here on purpose.
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  • We raise up leaders of tomorrow by preparing the heart,
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  • mind and body.
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  • With challenging academics, a celebration of the arts
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  • and championship level athletics,
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  • we are reaching new heights each year.
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  • Victory Christian School is more than an education
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  • it's preparation for a calling.
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  • (whoosh)
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  • Watch this in verse six it says, "you wanna get better?"
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  • And the man says this to him watch, he says, "I can't."
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  • That's kind of how I was talking to my dad, I can't get up,
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  • my basketball career is over.
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  • And my dad was like, Paul, you're gonna get another chance,
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  • you're gonna get another shot.
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  • But the problem is we go through seasons where we feel
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  • a setback, we feel like, "I can't God, I can't get up
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  • from this," she left me, he walked out on me,
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  • they did me wrong, they fired me, life's not fair,
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  • I feel defeated, I'm so discouraged,
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  • I'll never get out of this mess,
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  • I'll never be able to see a great day in my life,
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  • I'm never gonna have a victory and Jesus's gone.
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  • I didn't ask you what everyone else did to you.
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  • I said, "Do you wanna get better?"
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  • I didn't ask you to tell me what people did to you
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  • or didn't do for you, I didn't ask you to describe
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  • how life's been unfair.
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  • I asked you one question, do you wanna get better?
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  • That's my question for you church this morning,
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  • Does anybody wanna get better?
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  • (crowd claps)
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  • Does anybody wanna have more joy in your life?
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  • Anybody wanna walk in greater victory over habits
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  • in your life that have just been stinking up your attitude?
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  • So Jesus finally, just after he listens to this guy
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  • just continued to describe how life has been unfair.
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  • He says, "Get up."
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  • Jesus was like, (laughs) "He wasn't just there to sit
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  • and counsel the man for hours."
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  • He says, "Get up, get up" and the man gets up,
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  • and he begins to walk, instantly the man was healed.
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  • Can I tell you that maybe your victory is motion activated.
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  • Maybe the thing that you're waiting for God to do
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  • God's saying, "You gotta rise up, you gotta rise up
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  • "on the inside and you got to do something on the outside."
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  • Do something that you think you cannot do,
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  • overcome what the enemy has told you is impossible,
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  • rise up in victory.
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  • It's time for you to start living the life
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  • that God's called you to live.
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  • John 10:10 says,
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  • "The thief came to steal, kill and destroy."
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  • You know what the devil wants?
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  • The devil wants you to stay defeated, destroyed, struck down
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  • thinking that it'll never turn around.
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  • But Jesus said, I came to give you life
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  • and life to the fullest.
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  • It's time to rise up, it's time to wake up.
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  • I sense in my spirit that I'm fighting
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  • against a pessimistic attitude right now.
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  • And I'm not saying it's anyone in this room,
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  • maybe it's someone watching online,
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  • but let me just say this,
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  • some of you are listening to this and you're gone.
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  • Sure, get your hopes up best day yo, okay, fine.
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  • And yet on the inside, you think God wants you to live
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  • with that pessimistic attitude that we're not supposed
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  • to get our hopes up, we're not supposed to believe
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  • for anything better, that God's will is for us to live
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  • frustrated, disappointed, constantly expecting
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  • disappointment in our future, that's not God's will,
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  • It's not God's will.
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  • Psalm 42, David said, "Why am I discouraged?
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  • "Why is my soul downcast?
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  • "Why am I letting depression ruin my days?
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  • "If I only get one life, and if the average lifespan
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  • "in this current season is 75 to 80 years,
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  • "why am I wasting my years, my days constantly depressed,
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  • discouraged, miserable, making everyone else
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  • around me feel miserable.
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  • David said, I'm gonna put my hope back in the Lord,
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  • I'm gonna put my trust back in God.
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  • See, victory begins when you surrender to Jesus,
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  • I'm gonna give you three ways to get victory.
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  • How does victory begins?
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  • It begins when you surrender to Jesus,
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  • you can't have victory until
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  • you let God have victory over you.
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  • I can't have victory over my situation until I let Jesus
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  • have victory over my attitude,
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  • until I let Jesus have victory over my heart.
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  • It's time to wave your white flag to God and say,
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  • "I'm tired of fighting this on my own, I'm tired of pushing
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  • "you away from me, Lord, I surrender,
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  • "have the victory over my life."
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  • When God gets the victory over you,
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  • God will give you the victory over that situation.
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  • Victory begins when you surrender to Jesus.
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  • This is why 1 John 5:1 says,
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  • "Everyone who is born of God, overcomes the world."
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  • Who are those who overcome the world?
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  • Everyone who puts their faith in Jesus Christ.
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  • This is the victory that we have over the wickedness
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  • of the world that we achieve this victory
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  • through our faith in Jesus Christ.
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  • You wanna have victory over sin, victory over depression,
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  • victory over discouragement, victory over temptation,
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  • victory over anger, hatred, unforgiveness,
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  • you gotta put your faith back in Jesus.
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  • Secondly, you gotta put your faith in God's word.
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  • I can't expect a victory in my life,
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  • if I'm not sure if God wants me to have it.
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  • How do I know if God wants me to have it if the only time
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  • I actually listen to God's word is on Sundays?
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  • Some of you, you're only getting bread once a week.
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  • You gotta wake up and get some manna on a daily basis.
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  • Come on, you need to get a manifest going on in your house.
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  • Paul said in 1 Corinthians 15:54,
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  • "Oh death, where is your sting?
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  • "Where is your victory?"
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  • Once you realize that the worst thing
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  • that could happen to you,
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  • the worst thing that could happen to you is death,
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  • and then you're like, but Jesus conquered death.
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  • Well then now, the enemy's like,
  • 00:17:05.030 --> 00:17:06.210
  • what am I gonna do to this person?
  • 00:17:06.210 --> 00:17:09.030
  • And they're like, and the enemies are like,
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  • I'm gonna kill you like I go to heaven,
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  • and then it says things like,
  • 00:17:14.000 --> 00:17:15.070
  • fine I won't kill you, I'm gonna make you,
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  • I'm gonna do mean things to you, fine I'm gonna overcome.
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  • This is what Paul did the enemy kept trying to do all kinds
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  • of stuff to try to stop him.
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  • Right, throws them in prison, starts worshiping God,
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  • start singing songs and the shackles fall off
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  • and the doors open up.
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  • Then the devil tries to take him out with a shipwreck
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  • the storm comes upon him, tornadoes
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  • and hurricanes on the Amalfi Coast.
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  • And Paul the Apostle stands in front of the sailors,
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  • he says, "This is not how it ends, because God has promised
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  • "me a victory that I will get to Rome and guys,
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  • none of us are gonna die."
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  • In fact, God has appointed that we're going
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  • on Amalfi vacation, we're gonna stop in Malta,
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  • we're gonna have some island food this weekend,
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  • things are gonna get, and listen, you know what?
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  • Snakes might bite me, but I'm gonna shake it off.
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  • You gotta get a victorious mindset.
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  • In Acts 28, the snake tries to bite Paul,
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  • a viper fastens itself to Paul's arm and the islanders
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  • who had been serving him thinking that these you know,
  • 00:18:06.170 --> 00:18:09.050
  • guys came off the ship are like Gods the islanders are like,
  • 00:18:09.050 --> 00:18:12.110
  • "Oh no, this this guy must have done something bad."
  • 00:18:12.110 --> 00:18:15.090
  • And so then they think he's gonna fall off and die,
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  • he just shakes it into the fire.
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  • Some of you have been bitten by life,
  • 00:18:19.160 --> 00:18:21.160
  • you've been bitten by hurts, wound, offenses
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  • and you need to shake that stuff off.
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  • (crowd claps)
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  • Hey, listen, some of y'all need to shake off
  • 00:18:26.280 --> 00:18:29.260
  • some religious spirits, you need to shake off some offense,
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  • you need to shake off some hatred towards people,
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  • you need to shake off some anger, some guilt,
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  • some condemnation, start living in victory.
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  • Hey, I'm serious, like, I don't wanna waste
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  • another day in my life.
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  • 'Cause I walked through depression, man, I stood on a bridge
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  • I had suicidal thoughts.
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  • And you know what?
  • 00:18:51.280 --> 00:18:53.050
  • It's not God's will for us to live like that.
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  • For anyone in the room who's like, I just don't buy
  • 00:18:55.150 --> 00:18:57.210
  • this theology of good news.
  • 00:18:57.210 --> 00:18:59.140
  • What theology are you buying then?
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  • Because the Bible says this is the good news.
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  • Something good is going to happen
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  • to you because Jesus lives inside you.
  • 00:19:07.110 --> 00:19:10.180
  • And guess what, Satan doesn't like it.
  • 00:19:10.180 --> 00:19:12.220
  • So he's gonna bring something bad against you
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  • and what are you gonna do?
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  • You're gonna shake it off and you're gonna keep walking
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  • in victory, you're going to keep moving forward.
  • 00:19:17.170 --> 00:19:20.060
  • This is where Paul said,
  • 00:19:20.060 --> 00:19:21.120
  • "I'm struck down, but I'm not destroyed.
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  • "Yeah, I'm perplexed, I am perplexed, life's not fair.
  • 00:19:23.250 --> 00:19:27.170
  • "But listen, I might be persecuted,
  • 00:19:27.170 --> 00:19:29.020
  • "but I'm getting through this, I'm moving forward."
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  • Thirdly, you know who you are in Christ.
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  • Victory begins when you surrender your life to Jesus,
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  • when you put your faith in God's word.
  • 00:19:39.050 --> 00:19:41.080
  • So again, my faith is not in Tulsa World,
  • 00:19:41.080 --> 00:19:43.200
  • my faith is not in CNN or Fox News,
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  • my faith is in the Bible.
  • 00:19:46.050 --> 00:19:48.060
  • This thing has outlasted all the brands.
  • 00:19:48.060 --> 00:19:51.090
  • You think Nike is a big deal?
  • 00:19:51.090 --> 00:19:52.250
  • The cross has outlasted every symbol in the entire world.
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  • This is my victory, this is my victory.
  • 00:19:57.080 --> 00:20:00.050
  • Some of you right now you're in a battle,
  • 00:20:01.170 --> 00:20:02.290
  • you're in a battle against cancer,
  • 00:20:02.290 --> 00:20:04.150
  • you're in a battle against what someone's done to you,
  • 00:20:04.150 --> 00:20:06.120
  • what someone's threatening to do to you,
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  • you have one choice as a believer, if you're not a believer,
  • 00:20:08.100 --> 00:20:13.020
  • you got a lot of choice but as a believer
  • 00:20:13.020 --> 00:20:14.210
  • your choice is this, choose to put your faith back in God.
  • 00:20:14.210 --> 00:20:19.210
  • If your faith has gotten out of God,
  • 00:20:20.270 --> 00:20:22.100
  • if you've just been tormented, distracted, frustrated,
  • 00:20:22.100 --> 00:20:24.270
  • you feel anemic, as a believer you've stopped reading
  • 00:20:24.270 --> 00:20:27.190
  • God's word you've stopped worshiping,
  • 00:20:27.190 --> 00:20:29.070
  • get your praise back, praise is a highway.
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  • He's about to make a way where there seems to be no way.
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  • When I start, I get my identity back in Christ,
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  • I've got authority as a believer that listen
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  • because I'm a child of the king, because God lives,
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  • his DNA has given me resurrection life in the situation.
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  • For anyone who's lost your victory,
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  • let me tell you how to get it back.
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  • Number one, you gotta visualize the victory,
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  • you gotta visualize the victory.
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  • I want you to close your eyes right now,
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  • visualize yourself seeing victory over that situation.
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  • Your thoughts, get your thoughts, think big, live big,
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  • think small, live small, think defeated, live defeated,
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  • think victorious, live victorious.
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  • I want you to visualize, and listen this has been taken out
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  • of context in some circles, but right here,
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  • we are visualizing God giving us victory over
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  • whatever the enemy's throwing against us.
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  • Visualize yourself walking in victory
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  • over that doctor's report.
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  • Visualize yourself seeing that business,
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  • turn around, visualize yourself, if you lost your job
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  • or you can't find a job, visualize yourself working
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  • in that great job that God has for you.
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  • It has to happen in here, before it happens out there.
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  • You want God to change some things in your life?
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  • Change your thoughts,
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  • as a man thinkith in his heart so is he.
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  • Secondly, you gotta verbalize your victory.
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  • Verbalize, don't just see it say it, say it.
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  • This is why David when he went to go fight Goliath,
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  • he started talking to the other people.
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  • He said listen, who is this uncircumcised Philistine?
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  • That's defying the armies of the living God,
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  • let no one lose courage, your boy aka me, David,
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  • I'm gonna go fight that man, Goliath.
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  • I know he's nine feet tall and I'm a 14 year old boy
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  • with puberty, but listen, I'm about to take that giant down.
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  • He said it, kind of like that.
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  • And they said, "You can't, you're too small,
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  • "you're too young, you're unqualified,
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  • "you don't have the right armor."
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  • David said, "You don't understand
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  • "while I was watching Daddy's sheep,
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  • "lions came at me and I went after them,
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  • "bears came at me and I went after them.
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  • I used my hands, I used what I had,
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  • I started where I was, and now I'm here.
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  • And I'm about to take this giant down
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  • 'cause you guys keep running from him.
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  • There's a spirit of intimidation in the land.
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  • God has not given you a spirit of fear, but power,
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  • love and a sound mind.
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  • So David said, "I'm gonna take down Goliath."
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  • Somebody say, "I'm gonna take down Goliath,
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  • "I'm gonna take down Goliath."
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  • What is Goliath in your life?
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  • Who is it?
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  • What's the situation?
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  • What are you up against right now?
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  • Personalize this and verbalize your victory.
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  • And thirdly, here it is right here, mobilize your victory.
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  • You don't just see it, you don't just say it
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  • you gotta do something.
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  • So I want you to stand your feet all over this place.
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  • When our team was playing against another team
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  • here in the city, and it was a home game and there we were,
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  • and it just felt like,
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  • "Man, none of our shots were falling."
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  • We were down by a few points, less than a minute left.
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  • Our team's name is victory.
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  • Right?
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  • And yet here we are, we're losing and the cheerleaders
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  • were on the sidelines and they're like,
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  • "We gotta change the atmosphere."
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  • They didn't know what to do, but they got this idea.
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  • Even though we're down, let's start declaring
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  • we got the victory.
  • 00:23:32.290 --> 00:23:34.020
  • And so they got the whole, the stands were sitting there,
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  • we were quiet, none of us were shouting and none of us
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  • were cheering, all of us were a little discouraged,
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  • deflated, just watching the scoreboard.
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  • The enemy wants you staring at what's not,
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  • to try to talk you out of what could be.
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  • The enemy wants to wants to get you defeated,
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  • discouraged feeling like there's no way
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  • you can get out of this.
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  • But those who are with us,
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  • are more than those who are against us.
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  • The angels in heaven are on your side.
  • 00:23:57.120 --> 00:23:59.210
  • So the cheerleading squad they said,
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  • "Come on, stand, stand up, stand up, turn this way,"
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  • so I want you guys to turn this way with me.
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  • "Get out your choo-choo train arm,
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  • "and say it with me, V-I-C-T-O-R-Y (claps)
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  • "V-I-C-T-O-R-Y (claps),
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  • "V-I-C-T-O-R-Y (claps)
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  • "V-I-C-T-O-R-Y (claps),
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  • "V-I-C-T-O-R-Y (claps) Victory."
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  • Hey, listen, I don't know what you're walking through,
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  • but God's not done the fact
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  • you're still here God's not done.
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  • There's breath in your lungs, God's not done with your son,
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  • God's not done with your daughter,
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  • God's not done with your husband,
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  • God's not done with your wife,
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  • God's not done with your children,
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  • God's not done with your finances,
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  • God's not done with your dreams,
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  • God's not done.
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  • Well, hey friends, I pray that message spoke to you
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  • and reminded you that you have the victory in Christ Jesus.
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  • You just have to activate it, you've got to visualize it,
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  • you've got to vocalize it and you've gonna mobilize it.
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  • Victory is waiting for you.
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  • Just like you saw on the message,
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  • when we started to do the chant V-I-C-T-O-R-Y,
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  • when I was in that basketball game,
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  • and we started doing that chant, the atmosphere changed
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  • our team, they got excited, they went back out on the court,
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  • and they won the game.
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  • Sometimes you just gotta remind yourself,
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  • you gotta encourage yourself in the Lord, that Listen,
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  • this is not how it ends, I'm not going down like this,
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  • I'm not defeated, I'm not going to end my life stuck,
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  • I'm turning things around by the grace of God,
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  • by the power of the Holy Spirit, I'm gonna get through this.
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  • And I wanna encourage you today, you have the victory.
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  • You've gotta visualize it, vocalize it,
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  • and you've gotta mobilize it, by acting on that victory.
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  • One of the ways we do that is through prayer.
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  • Why don't you say this prayer with me right now?
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  • Say, Jesus, thank you, that you've given me victory
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  • in my life, in every area, so Lord,
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  • I'm gonna walk in victory, in Jesus Name Amen.
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  • If you prayed that prayer, I believe God's given
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  • it to you by faith, you've gotta receive it,
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  • and now you've gonna activate it.
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  • So one way you can start walking in victory,
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  • is get plugged into church.
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  • If you're not in a local church, get plugged into one.
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  • If you live near Tulsa, come to Victory.
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  • We would love to make you feel right at home,
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  • part of the family, get you plugged into your purpose,
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  • get you serve and given out,
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  • receiving and being a contributor in God's house.
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  • God need you, God's counting on you.
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  • And there's people in your life that are hoping
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  • you're gonna walk in victory in that situation.
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  • So get back up, you've got this and never forget,
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  • your best days are right in front of you.
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  • - [Narrator] Victory Christian School is pursuing families
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  • that share our vision and standard for education.
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  • Our families are here on purpose.
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  • We raise up leaders of tomorrow by preparing the heart,
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  • mind and body.
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  • With challenging academics, a celebration of the arts
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  • and championship level athletics,
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  • we are reaching new heights each year.
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  • Victory Christian School is more than an education,
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  • it's preparation for a calling.
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  • donations of our television partners and friends.
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