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The 700 Club - August 4, 2017

Six months of brutal back pain is supernaturally healed in an instant. Plus, a man without arms and legs dreams the impossible dream and makes it to the mountaintop. Read Transcript


Wendy: TODAY...

IT HURT TO MOVE.

IT HURT TO TURN.

I COULDN'T BEND OVER.

Wendy: ...SIX MONTHS

OF BRUTAL BACK PAIN...

EVERYTHING THAT I LOVE

TO DO WAS TAKEN AWAY FROM

ME.

Wendy:

...SUPERNATURALLY HEALED

IN AN INSTANT.

> PLUS, HE DREAMED THE

IMPOSSIBLE DREAM, AND MADE

IT TO THE MOUNTAINTOP.

IT WAS THE BIGGEST

BLESSING I'VE EVER

RECEIVED.

*

Terry: HELLO, AND

WELCOME TO "THE 700 CLUB."

WELL, IT LOOKS LIKE THE

INVESTIGATION INTO

RUSSIA'S INTERFERENCE IN

LAST YEAR'S ELECTION IS

FAR FROM OVER.

NOW THAT THE SPECIAL

COUNSEL HA HAS IMPANELEDED IMPANELED A

GRAND JURY.

BUT PRESIDENT TRUMP HAS

GOTTEN SOME GOOD NEWS.

A GOVERNOR HAS SWITCHED

FROM DEMOCRAT TO

REPUBLICAN.

GARY LANE HAS THAT STORY.

Reporter: WITHIN

HOURS THAT THE NEWS THAT A

FEDERAL GRAND JURY IS NOW

INVESTIGATING RUSSIAN

ACTIONS IN THE ELECTION,

PRESIDENT TRUMP CAME OUT

SWINGING AT A WEST

VIRGINIA RALLY.

HE LAMBASTED THE SPECIAL

COUNSEL FOR HIRING SOME

LAWYERS WHO SUPPORTED

HILLARY CLINTON.

AND, ONCE AGAIN, HE BLAMED

THE DEMOCRATS FOR

ADVANCING A FALSE

NARRATIVE ABOUT HIS TIES

TO RUSSIA.

President Trump: THE

REASON WHY DEMOCRATS ONLY

TALK ABOUT THE TOTALLY

MADE-UP RUSSIA STORY IS

BECAUSE THEY HAVE NO

MESSAGE, NO AGENDA, AND NO

VISION.

[APPLAUSE]

[CHEERING]

Reporter: THE

PRESIDENT LISTED HIS

ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN JUST A

SHORT SEVEN MONTHS IN

OFFICE, ACCOMPLISHMENTS HE

SUGGESTS HIS OPPONENTS

DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW,

LIKE A RECORD HIGH STOCK

MARKET, REFORMS AT THE

VETERANS ADMINISTRATION,

THOUSANDS OF MANUFACTURING

JOBS COMING BACK TO

AMERICA, AND EXECUTIVE

ORDERS ALLOWING THE

KEYSTONE AND DAKOTA ACCESS

PIPELINES.

President Trump: THE

RUSSIA STORY IS A TOTAL

FABRICATION.

IT IS JUST AN EXCUSE FOR

THE GREATEST LOSS IN THE

HISTORY OF AMERICAN

POLITICS.

THAT'S ALL IT IS.

[APPLAUSE]

Reporter: GRAND JURYS

ARE COMMONLY USED TO

SUBPOENA RECORDS AND

WITNESSES, BUT THEY DON'T

NECESSARILY MEAN ANY

CRIMINAL CHARGES WILL BE

SOUGHT.

BUT THE GRAND JURY NEWS,

FIRST REPORTED BY THE

"WALL STREET JOURNAL,"

SUGGESTS MUELLER MAY BE

EXPANDING HIS

INVESTIGATION INTO

FOLLOWING THE MONEY AND

POSSIBLE TRUMP CAMPAIGN

AND BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

WITH RUSSIA.

NOT ONLY CAN THE GRAND

JURY FORCE A PRESIDENT TO

TESTIFY, LIKE IN THE CASE

OF BILL CLINTON, IT CAN

ASK FOR BANK ACCOUNTS.

IF I WERE IN THE WHITE

HOUSE, I WOULD BE

CONCERNED THE

INVESTIGATION APPEARS TO

HAVE GONE UP ANOTHER

NOTCH.

PEOPLE IN THE

ADMINISTRATION OR FORMER

MEMBERS OF THE CAMPAIGN

WILL BE GETTING SUBPOENAS

TO TESTIFY AND TO PROVIDE

DOCUMENTS.

Reporter: BUT

PRESIDENTIAL LAWYER JAY

SEKULOW SAYS THE PRESIDENT

ISN'T A TARGET OF THE

PROBE.

WE HAVE NO REASON TO

BELIEVE THAT THE PRESIDENT

IS UNDER INVESTIGATION

HERE.

Reporter: DESPITE THE

FEDERAL GRAND JURY

INVESTIGATION, THE

PRESIDENT AND THE

REPUBLICANS RECEIVE RECEIVED SOME

GOOD NEWS ON THURSDAY.

JIM JUSTICE ANNOUNCED HE

IS SWITCHING PARTIES FROM

DEMOCRATIC TO REPUBLICAN.

LIKE IT OR NOT LIKE IT,

THE DEMOCRATS WALKED AWAY

FROM ME.

TODAY I WILL TELL YOU,

WITH LOTS OF PRAYERS AND

LOTS OF THINKING -- TODAY

I WILL TELL YOU AS WEST

VIRGINIANS I CAN'T HELP

YOU ANYMORE BEING A

DEMOCRATIC GOVERNOR.

Reporter: JUSTICE IS

A COAL MAG NIT.

MAGNET.

HE OWNS FIVE MINES.

AND HE ALSO IS A FAITHFUL

CHRISTIAN.

I PRAY MANY TIMES A DAY

AND READ THE BIBLE EVERY

SINGLE NIGHT BEFORE I GO

TO BED.

I'VE DONE IT FOREVER MORE.

WHEN GOD IS IN YOUR LIFE,

YOU KNOW, IT JUST EMPOWERS

YOU, AND YOU'RE NOT

AFRAID.

AND YOU JUST FEEL HIM

THERE.

Reporter: AND WITH

JUSTICE SWITCHING PARTIES

THERE ARE NOW 34

REPUBLICAN GOVERNORS AND

ONLY 15 DEMOCRATIC

GOVERNORS.

AND THE REPUBLICANS NOW

CONTROL THE GOVERNORSHIP

AND LEGISLATURES IN 26

STATES.

DEMOCRATS ONLY HAVE FULL

CONTROL IN SIX STATES.

THE OTHERS ARE DIVIDED.

BUT THE NEWS WAS

OVERSHADOWED BY ALL OF THE

WASHINGTON FRENZY OVER THE

IMPANELING OF A FEDERAL

GRAND JURY.

THE PRESIDENT WOULD LIKE A

QUICK CONCLUSION TO THE

RUSSIAN INVESTIGATION, BUT

MUELLER'S LATEST MOVE

SUGGESTS IT MAY CONTINUE

FOR A VERY LONG TIME.

GARY LANE, CBN NEWS.

Terry: ISN'T IT

REFRESHING WHEN YOU SEE

SOMEBODY WHO RECOGNIZES

SOMETHING AND MAKES A

PERSONAL DECISION TO DO

WHAT HE BELIEVES IS

GENUINELY RIGHT.

> THE SENATE FOREIGN

RELATIONS COMMITTEE HAS

VOTED TO PASS A BILL THAT

WOULD CUT FUNDS TO

PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY

BECAUSE OF PAYMENTS TO

TERRORISTS AND ITS

FAMILIES.

Charlene: THE BILL IS

CALLED "THE TAYLOR FORCE

ACT."

IT WAS WRITTEN AFTER THE

BRUTAL MURDER OF COMBAT

VETERAN TAYLOR FORCE.

HE WAS STABBED TO DEATH IN

MARCH OF LAST YEAR DURING

A SCHOOL TRIP TO ISRAEL.

THE PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY

PRAISED THE MAN WHO KILLED

HIM AS A HEROIC MARTYR.

SENATOR LINDSEY GRAHAM

WROTE THE BILL.

THE PALESTINIAN

AUTHORITY PAYS FAMILIES

LIKE THIS A LUMP SUM OF

MONEY IN LIFETIME

PAYMENTS.

SO IF YOU'RE A YOUNG

PALESTINIAN, THE BEST

THING MAYBE YOU CAN DO FOR

YOUR FAMILY IN TERMS OF

INCOME STREAMS, IS TO BE A

TERRORIST.

WE GIVE OVER $300 MILLION

A YEAR OF AID TO THE

PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY.

THIS BILL, CRAFTED BY

SENATOR CORKER, MYSELF,

AND OTHERS, WILL CUT OFF

ALL U.S. FUNDING TO THE

PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY

UNTIL THEY CHANGE THEIR

LAWS WHICH REWARD

TERRORISM.

Wendy: SENATOR GRAHAM

IS CONFIDENT THE BILL WILL

BECOME LAW.

> WELL, THE U.S.

INSPECTOR GENERAL HAS

LAUNCHED AN INVESTIGATION

OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS

WASTED IN AFGHANISTAN.

THAT WASTE INCLUDES

EXPENSIVE MILITARY

UNIFORMS TO BE USED IN

FOREST.

AS YOU KNOW, AFGHANISTAN

IS MOSTLY DESERT.

ERIC GONZALES HAS BEEN

FOLLOWING THIS

INVESTIGATION AND BRINGS

US THE STORY FROM CAPITOL

HILL.

PEOPLE ARE NOT BEING

HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR

WASTING MONEY.

Reporter: JOHN SOPCO

TOLD A HOUSE ARMED

SERVICES COMMITTEE HE IS

OPEN TO CRIMINAL

INVESTIGATION AFTER THE

PENTAGON WAS FOUND TO HAVE

SPENT MORE THAN

$93 MILLION ON AFGHAN

UNIFORMS.

HE SAYS THE FOREST

CAMOUFLAGE PATTERN WAS

PICKED IN SPITE OF THE

COUNTRY HAVING VERY LITTLE

FOREST.

THE ONLY OPTIONS WE

GAVE THE MINISTER OF

DEFENSE WAS THE

PROPRIETARY PATTERNS.

WE NEVER SHOWED HIM THIS.

THE BIGGER PROBLEM IS NO

ONE EVER DID AN ASSESSMENT

AS TO WHAT KIND OF

CAMOUFLAGE IS BEST IN

AFGHANISTAN.

Reporter: SOPCO SAYS

IT IS STILL TOO EARLY TO

DETERMINE IN HIS WORDS IS

STUPIDITY, CORRUPTION, OR

BROKEN SYSTEM LED TO THE

U.S. PURCHASING

1.5 MILLION UNIFORMS, OWN

BY A CANADIAN COMPANY.

HE DID WARN IF THE PROGRAM

IS NOT ADJUSTED QUICKLY,

IT COULD COST AMERICAN

TAXPAYERS ANOTHER

$72 MILLION IN UNNECESSARY

SPENDING DURING THE NEXT

DECADE.

EVEN JIM MATTIS WEIGHED IN

CONDEMNING THE WASTE AS

CAVALIER SPENDING.

DEFENSE DEPARTMENT

OFFICIALS ALSO TESTIFIED

ON THE HILL THAT THEY TOLD

LAWMAKERS THEY'RE GOING TO

USE THE INSPECTOR

GENERAL'S REPORT AS A

CATALYST TO END THE

AGGRESSIVE SPENDING AND

WASTE.

BUT RIGHT NOW THE ONLY

THING THEY'VE DONE IS

START A STUDY OF THEIR

OWN.

ON DAY TO DAY -- NO

CHANGES FROM DAY TO DAY?

UM...THE REPORT HAS

BEEN OUT FOR ABOUT A

MONTH.

THE PRIMARY SUGGESTION IN

THE REPORT IS THAT WE

DETERMINE WHETHER OR NOT

THERE IS A UNIFORM PATTERN

THAT IS MORE SUITABLE.

Reporter: SOPCO SAYS

THE BIGGER PROBLEM IS

FIXING THE WAY THE U.S.

GOVERNMENT WORKS AND

SPENDS MONEY.

IT IS BROKEN.

I HATE TO SAY IT, THE

SYSTEM IS BROKEN ON

ACCOUNTABILITY.

WE'RE NOT HOLDING PEOPLE

ACCOUNTABLE.

BECAUSE BY THE TIME WE GET

OUT THERE, THE MONEY HAS

BEEN SPENT.

AND THE PERSON WHO WAS

INVOLVED IS EITHER RETIRED

OR LONG GONE.

BECAUSE THERE IS A

TWO-YEAR, OR SHORTER,

APPROPRIATIONS CYCLE.

Reporter: HE SAYS

MILITARY CONTRACTORS TOLD

HIM THEY GET REWARDED AT

THE END OF THE YEAR ON HOW

MUCH MONEY THEY SPEND, AND

NOT WHETHER THE CONTRACT

IS GOOD FOR THE COUNTRY.

SOPCO SCOLDED THEM FOR NOT

CHANGING THAT SYSTEM.

WE HAVE TO CHANGE THAT

SYSTEM.

TAKE A LOOK AT THE H.R.

SYSTEM IN THE DEFENSE

DEPARTMENT, TAKE A LOOK AT

THE INCENTIVES THAT YOU

ARE ALLOWING TO OCCUR

WHICH CREATE THIS PROBLEM.

Reporter: SOPCO SAYS

HE IS ALSO RECOMMENDING A

REVIEW OF ALL

ORGANIZATIONAL CLOTHING

AND EQUIPMENT CONTRACTS IN

AFGHANISTAN.

WE'LL KEEP YOU POSTED.

ERIC GONZALES, CBN NEWS,

WASHINGTON.

Wendy: IF YOU WOULD

LIKE TO WEIGH LESS, YOU

COULD TRY SLEEPING MORE.

NOT GETTING ENOUGH SLEEP

IS TIED TO BEING

OVERWEALTH.

THAT IS A FINDING FROM THE

STUDY FROM THE UNITED

KINGDOM.

PEOPLE WHO ONLY GET ABOUT

SIX HOURS OF SLEEP A NIGHT

HAVE BIGGER WAIST LINES

THAN THOSE WHO SLEEP NINE

HOURS A NIGHT.

GETTING AN EXTRA HOUR OF

SLEEP COULD CUT ABOUT A

THIRD-OF-AN-INCH OFF YOUR

WAIST.

TERRY, I'M ONLY GETTING

ABOUT SIX HOURS A NIGHT

LATELY, SO I'M GOING TO

TRY THAT.

Terry: I'M HEADING

HOME MYSELF WITH MY

MELATONIN.

> UP NEXT, SYRIA IS

FLOODED WITH IRANIAN

TROOPS.

IT IS BASICALLY A

BOTTOMLESS WELL OF

PERSONNEL THAT I BROUGHT

OVER.

Terry: HEAR THE

IMPLICATIONS FOR ISRAEL

AND THE WORLD, WHEN WE

COME BACK.

Terry: AFTER A

NINE-MONTH BATTLE, IRAQ

RECAPTURED THE CITY OF

MOSUL FROM ISIS.

NOW THE U.S.-LED COALITION

REMAINS FOCUSED ON TAKING

THE FIGHT TO ISIS IN

RAQQA, SYRIA.

THE TERROR GROUP'S

SELF-PROCLAIMED CAPITAL,

BUT AS CHRIS MITCHELL

REPORTS FROM THE GOLAN

HEIGHTS, SOME EXPERTS ARE

WARNING THAT THE FIGHT

AGAINST THE ISLAMIC STATE

MIGHT JUST BE A PRELUDE TO

A MUCH MORE DANGEROUS

BATTLE.

Chris: MOST BELIEVE

THE VICTORY IN MOSUL AND

THE CURRENT DEFENSE

SIGNALS THE END OF THE

ISLAMIC STATE CALIPHATE.

BUT WHAT HAPPENS NEXT IS

THE MAJOR QUESTION FACING

THE MIDDLE EAST.

YOU HAVE SO MANY

DIFFERENT ACTORS, BOTH AT

THE STATE AND SUB-STATE

LEVEL THAT ARE WORKING IN

THESE VERY IMMOR PHUS

COALITIONS, AGAIN ONE

ANOTHER, WITH ONE ANOTHER,

THAT THIS IS A VERY, VERY

DANGEROUS PLACE.

Chris: SHE SAYS A

WIDE RANGE OF ACTORS,

INCLUDING SYRIA, RUSSIA,

THE U.S., THE KURDS, SUNNI

ISLAMIST GROUPS, AND

HEZBOLLAH, ALL MAKE UP

THAT LIST.

YOU HAVE A LOT OF

INCITING GOING ON, AND

THERE IS IMPLICATIONS FOR

BOTH GREAT POWER

RELATIONS, AND OF COURSE

FOR THE ABILITY TO CAUSE

MASSIVE INSTABILITY FOR

NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES LIKE

JORDAN AND IRAQ IS PART OF

THE SAME THEATER, AND IT

IS ALMOST MIND-BOGGLING.

Chris: YOU CAN SEE

THAT INSTABILITY IN

ACTION.

A NUMBER OF GROUPS CONTROL

SYRIA ALONG ISRAEL'S

BORDER, INCLUDING ISIS.

BUT THE GROUPS THAT

CONCERN ISRAEL THE MOST

ARE THE ONES CONNECTED TO

IRAN.

NOT SO FAR FROM HERE,

WE HAVE THOUSANDS OF

SHI'ITES FIGHTING IN

SYRIA.

Chris: ARTIE SAYS THE

WEST NEEDS TO KNOW THE WAR

IN SYRIA STRETCHES BEYOND

ITS BORDERS.

ACTUALLY WHAT WE SEE

RIGHT NOW IN SYRIA IS A

HUGE STAGE OF THE HUGE

REGIONAL POWER STRUGGLE,

ROUGHLY SPEAKING BETWEEN

TWO MAJOR FORCES.

ONE ARE THE IRANIANS AND

THEIR BACKED MALITIAS ON

THE ONE HAND.

Chris: HE WARNS SYRIA

IS FLOODED WITH IRANIAN

TROOPS.

HEZBOLLAH IS IRANIAN,

AND IRAN IS IRANIAN, OF

COURSE, AND THEY HAVE AN

LIMITED NUMBER TROOPS THEY

CAN BRING IN AT WILL.

AND THEY ARE BRINGING INTO

SYRIA FROM AFGHANISTAN,

FROM PAKISTAN, AND IT IS

BASICALLY A BOTTOMLESS

WELL OF PERSONNEL THAT

IRAN CAN BRING OVER AND

USE FOR THE GAMES IN THE

MIDDLE EAST.

Chris: MELOMED WARNS

IRAN IS TRYING TO CREATE A

LAND BRIDGE TO LEBANON ON

THE MEDITERRANEAN, THAT

WOULD POSE A GREAT DANGER

TO ISRAEL.

THE IRANIAN REGIME

OPPOSES THE STATE OF

ISRAEL.

TRYING TO LAUNCH A

MILITARY FRONT AGAINST

ISRAEL IN THE GOLAN

HEIGHTS COULD RESULT IN A

MASSIVE ERUPTION BECAUSE

ISRAEL WILL NOT STAND FOR

IT, AND RIGHTLY SO.

Chris: YOU MUST GO

BACK IN HISTORY TO

PRESIDENT OBAMA.

OBAMA'S ADMINISTRATION

IS DEFINITELY RESPONSIBLE

FOR WHAT I CALL A GROWING

RIPPLE OFFENSE.

THE MAJOR REASON FOR THAT

IS OBAMA'S ADMINISTRATION,

FOR WHATEVER THE REASONS

ARE, LINED UP WITH THE

IRANIANS, ALLOWING THEM TO

HAVE DIFFERENT SECTORS IN

THE REGION.

Chris: AND NOW IT

POSSESS AN UNPRECEDENTED

THREAT TO ISRAEL.

THEY ARE OPENLY

THREATENING WAR WITH

ISRAEL.

AND NOT ONLY ARE THEIR

ARMAMENTS SOPHISTICATED,

IN THE HANDS OF

TERRORISTS, BUT THEY ARE

MEN, MEN UNDER ARMS, AND

THEIR SOLDIERS ARE

BATTLE-HARDENED, GRUESOME

WARRIORS, WHO HAVE BEEN IN

THE BATTLEFIELD IN SYRIA

FOR THE PAST SIX YEARS.

Chris: MELOMED

BELIEVES THE DANGER IS

GREATER NOW THAN IN THE

1967 SIX SIX.

>SIX-DAY WAR.

THEY ARE ALREADY

OPERATING IN SYRIA, GUIDED

BY THE IRANIANS.

THE IRANIANS THE SAME WAY

THEY TOOK OVER LEBANON,

USING THE HEZBOLLAH.

AND THEY'RE ENVISIONING

THE SAME FUTURE FOR SYRIA.

Chris: THAT COULD

LEAD TO A CONFRONTATION

WITH GLOBAL IMPLICATIONS.

THE ISRAELI SIGNAL IS

ABOUT TO BE VERY POWERFUL,

BECAUSE ISRAEL IS

DETERMINED NOT TO ALLOW

THE IRANIANS TO MAKE THE

GOLAN HEIGHTS A STAGE OF

WAR.

THERE ARE IMPLICATION OFS OF

THE POTENTIAL DEVELOPMENT,

A REALITY ON THE GROUND.

THERE ARE IMPLICATIONS

THAT ARE NOT ONLY LOCAL,

NOT ONLY REGIONAL, THEY'RE

EXCEEDING THE REGIONAL

LEVEL.

THEY COULD BE GLOBAL.

Chris: CHRIS

MITCHELL, CBN NEWS, THE

GOLAN HEIGHTS, ISRAEL.

Terry: THERE ARE SO

MANY FACTIONS VYING FOR

POWER, FOR LAND, FOR

CONTROL.

WE STAND STRONGLY IN

SUPPORT OF ISRAEL, ALWAYS

HAVE AND ALWAYS WILL.

AND GORDON HAS SAID MANY

TIMES ON THIS PROGRAM, IF

YOU DON'T UNDERSTAND THE

HISTORY OF WHAT HAS

HAPPENED THERE, AND

BIBLICALLY THE PROPHECY OF

WHAT IS TO COME, THEN IT

IS DIFFICULT TO PRAY THE

WAY THAT WE SHOULD FOR

ISRAEL.

WE'VE TRIED TO MAKE THAT

EASY FOR YOU.

I HAVE SOMETHING I'D LIKE

TO TELL YOU ABOUT.

IT'S CALLED "IN OUR HANDS:

THE BATTLE FOR JERUSALEM."

WE WANT YOU TO GET A HOLD

OF THIS, NOT JUST BECAUSE

IT IS AN EXCELLENT FILM,

BUT ALSO BECAUSE IT WILL

TELL YOU THE STORY OF THE

HISTORY OF ISRAEL AND WHY

WE BELIEVE WE ARE TO STAND

WITH ISRAEL, AND IT IS

GOD'S ORDAINED LAND FOR

THE ISRAELI PEOPLE.

WE WANT YOU TO HAVE THIS

FOR A GIFT OF $15.

THERE IS THE INFORMATION

ON YOUR SCREEN.

GET AHOLD OF IT.

YOU CAN GO TO cbn.com TO

RECEIVE YOUR COPY, OR YOU

CAN CALL OUR TOLL-FREE

NUMBER: 1-800-700-7000.

IT IS BEAUTIFULLY DONE,

AND I THINK YOU'LL REALLY

FIND IT BOTH FASCINATING

AND HELPFUL AS YOU PRAY

FOR THE NATION OF ISRAEL

AND FOR THE PEACE OF

JERUSALEM.

> WELL, COMING UP, A

WOMAN WHO SUFFERED WITH

CHRONIC PAIN.

IT GRATED ON ME AND

GRATED ON ME.

IT WENT ON WEEK AFTER

WEEK, AND IT TURNED INTO

MONTH AFTER MONTH.

THEN I HAD TO GIVE UP THE

LOVE OF MY LIFE, WHICH WAS

PLAYING THE PIANO.

Terry: SEE HOW SHE

RETURNED TO THE LOVE OF

HER LIFE PAIN-FREE.

Terry: CAROL'S FIRST

LOVE IS PLAYING THE PIANO.

SO WHEN ACUTE BACK PAIN

MADE THAT IMPOSSIBLE FOR

HER, CAROL SAYS IT FELT AS

IF A PIECE HAD BEEN TORN

OUT OF HER.

TODAY CAROL IS BACK TO

DOING WHAT SHE LOVES THE

MOST, THANKS TO A MIRACLE.

Reporter: IN 2016,

CAROL SHENZA DEVELOPED

BRONCHITIS, WITH A

CONSISTENT COUGH.

AND I COUGHED, AND I

COUGHED.

AT ONE POINT, I COUGHED SO

HARD I KNEW SOMETHING

HAPPENED IN MY BACK.

IT HURT.

I COULDN'T BEND OVER.

Reporter: WHILE THE

COUGH EVENTUALLY SUBSIDED,

THE BACK PAIN GOT WORSE.

AS LONG AS I DIDN'T

MOVE AROUND, THAT WAS THE

ONLY TIME I WAS EVER OUT

OF PAIN. IT GRATED ON ME

AND IT GRATED ON ME.

THIS WENT ON WEEK AFTER

WEEK.

AND IT TURNED INTO MONTH

AFTER MONTH.

THEN I HAD TO GIVE UP THE

LOVE OF MY LIFE, WHICH WAS

PLAYING THE PIANO.

WHEN YOU CAN'T DO

SOMETHING YOU LOVE LIKE

THAT, IT'S LIKE A PIECE IS

TORN OUT OF YOU.

AND THAT'S THE WAY I FELT,

LIKE SOMETHING WAS

MISSING.

SO I WOULD JUST SIT IN MY

CHAIR.

AND I WAS VERY DEPRESSED

BECAUSE IT WAS, LIKE,

EVERYTHING THAT I LOVED TO

DO WAS TAKEN AWAY FROM ME.

Reporter: THEN CAROL

LOST TWO OF HER SIBLINGS

WITHIN TWO DAYS OF EACH

OTHER.

IT WAS JUST A GRIEF,

HORRIFIC GRIEF.

I DIDN'T KNOW WHAT TO DO.

I WAS JUST CRYING OUT TO

GOD.

I WAS OWE HURT.

Reporter: THE ONLY

THING CAROL AND HER

HUSBAND COULD DO WAS PRAY.

ALL I COULD DO WAS

PRAY.

I WAS, LIKE, LORD, HOW

MUCH MORE CAN I TAKE?

Reporter: THEN ONE

DAY CAROL WAS WATCHING HER

FAVORITE SHOW, "THE 700

CLUB."

GORDON AND TERRY WERE

GIVING WORDS OF KNOWLEDGE.

HE STARTED CALLING OUT

HEALING.

AND THEN HE STARTED SAYING

SOMETHING ABOUT THE PAIN

IN SOMEBODY'S BACK.

AND IT GOT MY ATTENTION.

AND HE WENT ON AND HE

DESCRIBED ME.

Gordon: YOU'VE HAD

LIKE THIS SPIKE OF PAIN

RIGHT IN THE MIDDLE OF

YOUR SHOULDER BLADES.

GOD HAS JUST RELEASED THAT

FROM YOU.

ALL OF THAT TENSION IS

JUST DROPPING OFF OF YOU.

I KNEW -- WHEN HE

DESCRIBED THE PAIN IN THE

BACK, I SAID, THAT'S FOR

ME.

AND I GOT SO EXCITED.

AND GORDON SAYS WHAT HE

ALWAYS SAYS, AND HE SAID,

DO SOMETHING YOU COULDN'T

DO BEFORE.

I VERY GINGERLY GOT OUT OF

MY CHAIR AND I WALKED HALF

WAY TO THE TELEVISION, AND

I BENT OVER, AND I BENT

OVER, AND THERE WAS NO

PAIN.

Reporter: THE FIRST

THING CAROL DID WAS WHAT

SHE HAD MISSED MOST.

I WENT IN THERE AND I

SAT AT THE PIANO, AND I

BEGAN TO PLAY "IT IS WELL

WITH MY SOUL."

AND I BEGAN TO WORSHIP

GOD.

I THANKED HIM FOR MY

HEALING.

AND YOU KNOW WHAT?

NOT ONLY DID HE HEAL MY

PAIN AND TAKE THAT AWAY

FROM ME, BUT HE HEALED MY

BROKEN HEART THAT DAY.

HE TOOK THAT HORRIBLE

GRIEF, AND I'VE NEVER BEEN

THE SAME.

THE WORD OF KNOWLEDGE GAVE

ME A MUCH DEEPER SENSE OF

GOD'S LOVE.

IT CHANGED EVERYTHING.

IT WAS AWESOME.

HE DIDN'T CARE IF I WASN'T

WORTHY.

IT DIDN'T MATTER TO GOD

BECAUSE HE LOVES ME THAT

MUCH.

I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW GOD

CAN DO IT FOR THEM.

IF HE CAN DO IT FOR ME, HE

CAN DO IT FOR YOU.

Terry: SHE'S RIGHT.

I LOVE CAROL'S STORY.

I LOVE IT BECAUSE IT IS

SUCH A REFLECTION OF WHO

GOD IS AS OUR FATHER.

YOU KNOW, HE SEES YOU AT

YOUR POINT OF NEED.

HE KNOWS YOUR NAME.

HE HEARS YOU CRYING IN THE

NIGHT.

HE UNDERSTANDS THE

DESPERATION THAT MANY OF

YOU ARE FACING, FOR

WHATEVER THE REASON MIGHT

BE.

BUT GOD HEARS AND SEES

YOU.

NOW TODAY BELIEVE HIM FOR

YOUR MIRACLE.

WE'RE GOING TO PRAY IN

JUST A MOMENT, BUT I WANT

TO ENCOURAGE YOUR FAITH

ALSO WITH THIS STORY OF

CHRISTOPHER.

CHRISTOPHER LIVES IN

SELLDON, NEW YORK.

HE DEALT WITH DIABETES FOR

ALMOST 10 YEARS.

HIS MOTHER CALLED "THE 700

CLUB" MANY TIMES FOR

PRAYER FOR HEALING FOR IM.

SHE NEVER LOST FAITH THAT

GOD WOULD HEAL

CHRISTOPHER.

THEN LAST APRIL HE WENT IN

FOR A REGULAR CHECKUP, AND

HE RECEIVED INCREDIBLE

NEWS.

HIS DIABETES WAS

COMPLETELY GONE.

THE DOCTOR IMMEDIATELY

TOLD HIM TO STOP TAKING

ANY DIABETIC MEDICATION.

CHRISTOPHER AND HIS MOTHER

ARE PRAISING THE LORD

TOGETHER FOR HIS HEALING.

> LET'S PRAY TOGETHER

RIGHT NOW.

WHEN WE JOIN OUR SPIRITS

AS ONE, WHEN WE JOIN OUR

HEARTS AS ONE, AND WE

PETITION OUR FATHER, HE IS

REACHING BACK TO YOUMENT

AND YOU DON'T HAVE TO HEAR

YOUR NAME CALLED OR YOUR

SPECIFIC NEED MENTIONED.

JUST RECEIVE THE HEALING.

CHRISTOPHER'S CAME WHEN

GOD WAS IN A PLACE WHERE

IT WAS TIME FOR HIM TO

DELIVER IT.

NOW TODAY IS YOUR DAY.

WOULD YOU JUST PUT YOUR

HAND ON WHATEVER YOUR

POINT OF NEED IS, IF YOU

HAVE A PHYSICAL PROBLEM.

IF YOU HAVE A RELATIONAL

PROBLEM, PUT YOUR HAND

OVER YOUR HEART, IF YOU

HAVE FINANCIAL PROBLEMS --

WHATEVER IT IS YOU NEED

GOD TO DO FOR YOU.

LET'S REACH OUT TO GOD,

YOUR FATHER, WHO LOVES YOU

AND SEES YOUR NEED.

GOD, WE COME TO YOU TODAY

AS YOUR CHILDREN.

WE COME TO YOU WITH TRUST

IN OUR HEARTS.

WE COME TO YOU BELIEVING

THAT YOU ARE GOOD, THAT

WHAT YOU DO IS GOOD, WHAT

YOU'VE PLANNED FOR US IS

GOOD.

WE BELIEVE YOU.

WE BELIEVE YOUR WORD, GOD.

TODAY WE COME, RELEASING

OUR NEED INTO OUR HANDS.

HOLY SPIRIT, WOULD YOU

JUST COME AND SPEAK INTO

THE LIVES OF PEOPLE WHO

ARE PRAYING RIGHT NOW.

SPEAK INTO THEIR SPIRITS.

SPEAK INTO THEIR HEARTS.

I PRAY THAT YOU WOULD

TOUCH EVERY NEED.

THERE IS SOMEONE PRAYING

YOU RIGHT -- MANY OF YOU

PRAYING RIGHT NOW -- YOU

HAVE FINANCIAL NEEDS.

YOU DON'T KNOW HOW YOU'RE

GOING TO GET OUT OF THE

SITUATION YOU'RE IN.

GOD IS GOING TO OPEN DOORS

THAT COULD NOT HAVE OPENED

FOR YOURSELF.

TRUST HIM.

AND STOP TRYING TO MAKE IT

HAPPEN.

HE'S GOT THIS.

JUST RECEIVE IT.

SOMEONE ELSE, YOU HAVE

SOME KIND OF A

CONDITION -- I DON'T KNOW

WHAT IT IS, IF IT IS

TEMPORARY, BUT YOU HAVE

THESE SPOTS ON THE BACK OF

YOUR THROAT, IT IS SO

PAINFUL.

IT IS DIFFICULT TO EAT,

DIFFICULT TO SWALLOW.

YOU'VE TAKEN MEDICATION

AND IT HASN'T GONE AWAY

AND YOU'RE SO FRUSTRATED.

TODAY IS THE DAY OF YOUR

HEALING.

LIFT UP YOUR HANDS AND

RECEIVE IT FROM THE LORD.

SOMEONE ELSE, YOU HAVE

SOME SORT OF A BLOOD

ISSUE, AND YOU CAN TOUCH

YOURSELF LIGHTLY AND YOU

BRUISE SO BADLY.

GOD IS NOT JUST STOPPING

THAT BRUISING SCENARIO,

BUT THAT WHOLE SITUATION

WITH YOUR BLOOD IS BEING

CHANGED RIGHT NOW.

JUST LIFT UP YOUR HANDS

AND RECEIVE IT.

GOD, WE DON'T WANT TO TAKE

FOR GRANTED THE MIRACULOUS

IN OUR LIFE.

WOULD YOU COME, HOLY

SPIRIT, AND FILL US WITH A

SENSE OF WONDER OF WHO YOU

ARE AND WHAT YOU'RE DOING

IN OUR LIVES.

WE WORSHIP YOU TODAY, AND

WE JUST SAY THANK YOU TO

YOU IN JESUS' NAME.

AMEN.

IF YOU HAVE A NEED THAT

YOU WOULD LIKE TO PRAY

WITH SOMEONE ABOUT TODAY,

OUR NUMBER IS TOLL-FREE.

WE'RE ALWAYS AVAILABLE TO

YOU.

IT IS THERE ON YOUR

SCREEN.

1-800-700-7000.

JUST CALL AND ASK THE

PERSON ON THE OTHER END TO

PRAY WITH YOU.

IT WILL MAKE THEIR DAY.

> STILL AHEAD, A MAN

BORN WITHOUT ARMS OR LEGS

SETS OUT ON A MISSION.

I SAID THAT NIGHT I'M

GOING TO CLIMB MOUNT

KILIMANJARO.

Terry: WATCH THIS

YOUNG MAN SEEK THE

IMPOSSIBLE.

THAT IS ON TODAY'S "THE

700 CLUB."

Wendy: AND WELCOME

BACK TO "THE 700 CLUB."

BRIBERY, FRAUD, BREACH OF

TRUST, THOSE ARE

SUSPICIONS AGAINST ISRAELI

PRIME MINISTER BENJAMIN

NETANYAHU.

THE ISRAELI NEWSPAPER

REPORTS ISRAEL POLICE

CONFIRM THE ALLEGATIONS.

THE POLICE HAVE REACHED AN

AGREEMENT WITH ONE OF

NETANYAHU'S FORMER AIDES

TO BECOME A WITNESS AGAIN

HIM.

BUT THEY SAY THOSE CLAIMS

ARE FALSE: "WE COMPLETELY

REJECT THE UNFOUNDED

CLAIMS MADE AGAINST THE

PRIME MINISTER.

THE CAMPAIGN TO CHANGE THE

GOVERNMENT IS UNDER WAY,

BUT IT IS DESTINED TO FAIL

FOR A SIMPLE REASON: THERE

WON'T BE ANYTHING BECAUSE

THERE WAS NOTHING."

A CHRISTIAN REFUGEE WHO

ESCAPED ISIS GETS A NEW

START THANKS TO

OPBLESSING.

WALLER WAS A SUCCESSFUL

TAILER BACK IN IRAQ, BUT

HE HAD TO FLEE.

FINDING WORK IS HARD AND

THEY STRUGGLE TO GET BY.

SO "OPERATION BLESSING"

STEPPED IN TO GIVE HIM TWO

BRAND NEW SEWING MACHINES

AND OTHER SUPPLIES TO

START A HOME-BASED

BUSINESS.

HE NOW MAKES CUSTOM

CLOTHING AND FURNISHINGS

TO EARN AN INCOME.

AND O.B. ALSO GAVE HIS SON

TOOLS TO START HIS OWN

SMALL BARBER SHOP.

WAY TO GO, O.B.

YOU CAN FIND OUT MORE

ABOUT "OPERATION BLESSING"

BY GOING TO THEIR WEBSITE

AT ob.org.

TERRY WILL BE BACK WITH

MORE OF "THE 700 CLUB"

RIGHT AFTER THIS.

Terry: YOU'RE ABOUT

TO MEET A MAN WHO LIVES BY

THE MOTTO "NO EXCUSES

IERAS EVEN THOUGH HE COULD

MAKE PLENTY OF THEM.

HIS NAME IS KYLE MAYNARD,

AND HE WAS BORN WITH NO

ARMS AND NO LEGS.

BUT HE HAS NEVER BEEN ONE

TO BACK DOWN FROM A

CHALLENGE, AND THAT

ATTITUDE PROPELLED HIM ALL

THE WAY TO THE TOP OF

MOUNT KILIMANJARO.

WES RICARDS BRINGS US HIS

INCREDIBLE STORY.

Reporter: KYLE

MAYNARD IS TOUGH, REAL

TOUGH.

HE IS A CHAMPION

WRESTLERS.

HE STUDIED BRAZILIAN JEW

JUJITSU, AND HE CAN BENCH

420 POUNDS, AND EVERY DAY

HE CONQUERS THE

IMPOSSIBLE.

DO NOT GO WHERE THE

PATH MAY LEAD.

GO INSTEAD WHERE THERE IS

NO PATH AND LEAVE A TRAIL.

Reporter: KYLE BEGAN

LEAVING A NEW TRAIL THE

MOMENT HE ENTERED THE

WORLD.

HE WAS BORN WITHOUT ARMS

OR LEGS.

UT RESULTHE RESULT OF A RARE

CONDITION KNOWN AS

CONGENITAL AMPUTATION.

MY PARENTS HAD THE

NORMAL PREGNANCY.

THEY WENT AND SAW THE

ULTRASOUND AND THE DOCTOR

SAW THERE WAS NOTHING OUT

OF THE ORDINARY.

SO THEY HAD NO IDEA

ANYTHING WAS GOING TO

HAPPEN.

Reporter: NORMALLY

CONGENITAL AMPUTATION

NORMALLY AFFECTS A FINGER

OR A TOE.

IN THIS CASE, KYLE WAS

LEFT WITH NO LIMBS.

HIS PARENTS WERE LEFT WITH

QUESTIONS ON HOW TO RAISE

THEIR CHILD.

WHAT REALLY BLOWS ME

AWAY ARE THE DECISIONS

THAT MY MOM AND DAD MADE,

THEY HAD TO MAKE WHEN THEY

WERE SUPER YOUNG.

MY MOM WAS THE NURTURING

TYPE AND WANTED TO HELP ME

WITH STUFF AND DIDN'T WANT

TO SEE ME STRUGGLE.

MY DAD REALIZED THAT BY

HELPING ME DO EVERYTHING

WASN'T MAYBE THE BEST

SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEM.

SAY, LIKE, LEARNING HOW TO

EAT.

HE HAS TO LEARN HOW TO EAT

ON HIS OWN OR STARVE.

Reporter: AS YOU CAN

IMAGINE, IT WASN'T EASY,

BUT KYLE LEARNED THE

BASICS.

AND SOON HE WASN'T JUST

ABLE TO DO THE THINGS

OTHERS COULD DO, HE WAS

DOING THEM BETTER.

MY MOM TELLS THE STORY

ABOUT WHEN I GOT IN THE

CLOSET AND RIPPED ALL OF

THE CLOTHES OFF THE RACK.

SHE WAS PARTIALLY A LITTLE

TICKED OFF AT ME, AND

PARTIALLY, LIKE, THIS IS

COOL THAT YOU DID THAT.

Reporter: BY THE TIME

HE REACHED MIDDLE SCHOOL,

KYLE WANTED TO TAKE IT UP

A NOTCH.

ONE DAY HE TOLD HIS MOM HE

WANTED TO GO OUT FOR THE

FOOTBALL TEAM.

HIS MOM CALLED THE COACH,

AND THE COACH SAID, SURE.

I WAS A NOSE GUARD

PLAYING IN THE MIDDLE.

I THOUGHT I WAS GOING TO

BE THE QUARTERBACK.

THAT IS A WHOLE OTHER

STORY.

I REMEMBER THE VERY FIRST

FOOTBALL GAME I PLAYED IN,

ONE OF THE FIRST PLAYS

THAT THEY RAN WAS COMING

RIGHT UP THE MIDDLE.

I REMEMBER THAT MOMENT AND

MY WAY OF TACKLING PEOPLE

IS TAKING MY HELMET AND

SMASHING IT INTO THEIR

LEGS AS HARD AS I COULD.

IN THAT MOMENT, I FOUND AN

11-YEAR-OLD'S VERSION OF

PURPOSE IN MY LIFE.

Reporter: AT THE

TIME, KYLE WAS A FIFTH

GRADE KID WHO HAD TO WORK

TWICE AS HARD TO GET HALF

AS FAR.

HIS PARENTS, WHO WERE

CHRISTIANS, HAD ASSURED

HIM THERE WAS A GRAND PLAN

FOR HIS LIFE.

NOW KYLE UNDERSTOOD.

HIS GOAL: SEE THE

IMPOSSIBLE, BEAT THE

IMPOSSIBLE.

AND I DEFINITELY WAS AT

A PRETTY BIG DISPAIR AT 10

YEARS OLD, AND HAD A LOT

OF FEAR OF WHAT THE FUTURE

WAS GOING TO BE.

I WAS AT THE POINT WHERE I

LOST A LOT OF HOPE AND

DIDN'T EVEN SEE REASON TO

GO ON.

I THINK MAKING MY FIRST

TACKLE IN FOOTBALL MIGHT

HAVE BEEN WHAT NEARLY

SAVED MY LIFE.

Reporter: THAT MOMENT

FUELED A COMPETITIVE

NATURE INSIDE KYLE.

SO AFTER FOOTBALL, HE TOOK

UP WRESTLING.

SOON HE WAS WINNING

MATCHES, AND IT WASN'T

LONG BEFORE THE NO--LEGGED

MAN WINNING THE

BUTT-KICKING CONTEST

BECAME A MEDIA SENSATION.

HE WROTE A BOOK CALLED "NO

EXCUSES."

AND HE BECAME A POPULAR

MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER AND

MADE DOZENS OF TV

APPEARANCES.

HE IS ONE OF THE MOST

INSPIRING YOUNG MEN YOU

WILL EVER HEAR ABOUT.

Pat: AND HE IS

STRONG, TOO, I MIGHT ADD.

Reporter: KYLE

MAYNARD IS TOUGH.

HE HAS TO BE.

HE HAS NO ARMS OR LEGS,

BUT HE MAKES UP FOR THAT

WITH AN INDOMITABLE

SPIRIT.

PART OF CHRIST'S

MESSAGE WAS TEACHING US WE

CAN GO AND DO WAY MORE

THAN WE THINK WE CAN.

YOU CAN TELL THE MOUNTAIN

TO MOVE FROM HERE TO HERE

AND WE CAN DO IT.

WE CAN THINK OF THAT

FIGURATIVELY, BUT WHAT IF

THAT'S THE LITERAL TRUTH

AND WE'RE JUST SORT OF,

LIKE, THIS IS INSANE.

WE'RE SO QUICK TO DISMISS

THE FACT WE'RE ABLE TO DO

THESE AMAZING THINGS.

BEING CONNECTED TO

SOMETHING BIGGER THAN

OURSELVES IS THE ONLY WAY

TO REACH THAT PLACE.

Reporter: NORMALLY

THIS IS WHERE A STORY

ENDS.

YOU HAVE YOUR HERO, HE

FACES A GREAT OBSTACLE,

OVERCOMES IT, AND LIVES

HAPPILY EVER AFTER.

BUT IN KYLE'S CASE, THIS

IS WHERE HIS STORY REALLY

BEGINS.

> AFTER HIGH SCHOOL,

KYLE WENT ON THE SPEAKING

CIRCUIT.

BUT BEFORE LONG, KYLE

CONSIDERED DOING SOMETHING

HE HAD NEVER REALLY DONE

BEFORE: QUIT.

I HAD PUT ON 25,

30 POUNDS IN A THREE OR

FOUR-MONTH BOOK TOUR.

PEOPLE WOULD SAY TO ME

AFTER A SPEECH, THAT MY

STORY WAS INSPIRING, AND I

KNOW THEIR INTENT WAS THAT

IT WOULD MAKE ME FEEL

GOOD, BUT A LOT OF TIMES

IT DIDN'T.

A LOT OF TIMES IT JUST

MADE ME FEEL DIFFERENT.

Reporter: DURING THIS

TIME, KYLE CAME UP WITH A

NICKNAME FOR HIMSELF: "THE

DEPRESSED MOTIVATIONAL

SPEAKER."

I WAS 19 YEARS OLD, 20

YEARS OLD, AND SPEAKING IN

FRONT OF PRESIDENTS, AND

HEADS OF FORTUNE 500

COMPANIES, AND I THOUGHT,

WHO AM I.

AND PART OF IT WAS I

DIDN'T FEEL AUTHENTIC WITH

THE MESSAGE I WAS

DELIVERING.

Reporter: AND THEN A

TURNING POINT.

A CHANCE MEETING AT AN

AIRPORT WITH TWO SOLDIERS

WHO SAID THEY SAW KYLE ON

TV AND WERE INSPIRED BY

HIS LIFE.

I THINK THAT MADE A

HUGE DIFFERENCE IN

LEARNING TO ACCEPT THAT

AND EMBRACE IT.

AND WANTING THAT ANYTHING

I DO, PUT BOTH FEET INTO.

I'M COMPETITIVE.

I THINK THAT WAS A BIG

GAME-CHANGER FOR ME.

Reporter: IN 2011,

KYLE MET A GOLD STAR

MOTHER.

HIS SON, CORY JOHNSON, HAD

BEEN KILLED IN AFGHANISTAN

EARLIER THAT YEAR.

SHE TOLD KYLE THAT HER SON

HAD ALWAYS WANTED TO

TRAVEL AND SEE MOUNT

KILIMANJARO.

AND SOON KYLE HAD A NEW

CHALLENGE.

I TOLD MY FRIEND THAT

NIGHT, I'M GOING TO CLIMB

MOUNT KILIMANJARO.

SHE WAS, LIKE, YOU'RE

CRAZY.

HOW DO YOU THINK YOU'RE

GOING TO DO THAT?

I WAS, LIKE, I DON'T KNOW,

BUT WE'LL FIGURE IT OUT.

Reporter: KILIMANJARO

HAS BEEN CALLED THE HOUSE

OF GOD.

IT IS SO HIGH THAT

CLIMBERS WILL PASS THROUGH

FIVE ECOLOGICAL ZONES

BEFORE GETTING TO THE SUM.

THE TEMPERATURES RANGE TO

THE TOP TO THE BOTTOM.

BUT KYLE WOULDN'T BACK

DOWN.

I'VE GOT SOME REALLY

AMAZING PEOPLE IN MY LIFE

THAT I'VE BEEN SO FORTUNE

FORTUNATE TO HAVE.

WHEN I SAY SOMETHING LIKE

THAT, INSTEAD OF SAYING

YOU'RE NOT GOING TO GO AND

DO IT, YOU'RE CRAZY, BUT

THEY'RE HOW, HOW CAN WE DO

IT?

I COULDN'T JUT GO T JUST GO TO THE

HIKING STORE AND GET A

PAIR OF HIKING SHOES.

WE HAD TO COME UP WITH A

WHOLE NEW WAY.

Reporter: THERE ARE

RISKS, THE HIGHER YOU GO,

THE LESS OXYGEN YOU

BREATHE.

THE COLDER IT GETS, THE

GREATER THE RISK OF

FROSTBITE.

KYLE WAS GOING TO DEAL

WITH THIS FOR 30 MILES,

CRAWLING EVERY INCH OF THE

WAY.

MOST TIMES MY FACE WAS

IN THE DIRT, SIX INCHES

OFF OF THE GROUND.

MY SHOULDERS, BACK, AND

HIP WERE SHORT.

THE SWELLING IN MY ARMS

WERE REALLY INTENSE.

THERE WAS THIS TOTAL

DICHOTOMY GOING ON OF

INTENSE SUFFERING, AND

I'M, LIKE, WHY AM I HERE?

AND THERE WERE MOMENTS OF,

WOW, THIS IS REALLY COOL,

CONNECTING TO THE REASON

OF WHY I WAS THERE IN THE

FIRST PLACE.

Reporter: AFTER A

GRUELING JOURNEY, KYLE WAS

NEAR THE TOP.

THE IMPORTANT THING WASN'T

AS CLOSE HE WAS TO THE

SUMMIT, BUT HOW FAR HE HAD

ALREADY COME.

I'M SITTING ON ICE, AND

I'M LOOKING BACK AND I

COULD SEE THE ENTIRE TRAIL

WE'D COME UP.

THE TRAIL WENT ON AND ON

AND ON FOREVER, OUT OF

SIGHT.

I WAS, LIKE, HOLY COW, WE

ACTUALLY WENT THAT FAR.

Reporter: HEMMINGWAY

ONCE WROTE, "ALL HE COULD

SEE AS WIDE OF THE WORLD

WAS THE SQUARE TOP OF

KILIMANJARO, AND THEN HE

KNEW THAT THERE WAS WHERE

HE WAS GOING."

KYLE WAS THERE, 19,000

FEET IN THE AIR, AND FIRST

QUADRUPLE AMPUTEE TO

SUMMIT THE MOUNTAIN.

AND ONCE AGAIN HE BEAT THE

IMPOSSIBLE.

I HELD IT TOGETHER AT

THE TOP UNTIL I CALLED MY

MOM.

AND SHE STARTED CRYING.

AND I JUST BROKE.

AND I STARTED CRYING AFTER

THAT, TOO.

AND A COUPLE MOMENTS AFTER

THAT, I GOT TO PAY TRIBUTE

TO A FALLEN SOLDIER.

IN THOSE REALLY MOMENTS

WHEN I WAS FEELING SORRY

FOR MYSELF AND READY TO

QUIT, I WAS THINKING, HE

IS NEVER GOING TO GET THE

CHANCE TO BE HERE AND

CLIMB THIS MOUNTAIN, AND

IT REALLY KEPT ME GOING.

IT WAS THE GREATEST HONOR

IN MY LIFE.

Reporter: KYLE

RETURNED HOME AND SURROUND

AN ESPY AWARD FOR HIS

EFFORTS.

HE ALSO CAME BACK WITH A

DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE.

AND NOW HE IS NOT JUST

WORKING TO CONQUER THE

IMPOSSIBLE, HE IS HELPING

OTHERS DO THE SAME.

I'VE LEARNED WHATEVER

GIFT WE'RE GIVEN, YOU'VE

GOT TO GO AND SHARE IT.

AND SOMETIMES THAT MEANS

DOING THINGS THAT ARE

UNCOMFORTABLE, AND EVERY

FIBER IN YOUR BODY DOESN'T

WANT YOU TO DO, BUT YOU GO

AND DO IT.

WHEN I WAS YOUNG, I PRAYED

THAT I WOULD WAKE UP AND

HAVE HANDS AND ARMS, BUT

NOW IT COMES IN THE FORM

OF LEARNING THAT I HAVE,

AND THAT CAN TURN INTO

ANYTHING.

NOW THERE IS NOTHING IN

THE WORLD THAT YOU COULD

OFFER ME TO HAVE ME LIVE

MY LIFE AGAIN DIFFERENTLY.

I FEEL LIKE IT IS THE

BIGGEST BLESSING I'VE EVER

RECEIVED.

Terry: KYLE MAYNARD,

REMEMBER THE NAME BECAUSE

THAT WON'T BE THE LAST

AMAZING FEAT THAT YOU SEE

HIM ACCOMPLISH.

I LOVE HIS TENACITY.

I LOVE HIS STICK TO IT

IT-NESS.

IT IS AN AMAZING STORY.

> WELL, THE WOMAN YOU'RE

ABOUT TO MEET IS ALSO AN

EVERYDAY HERO.

JUST SURVIVING WAS A

CHALLENGE FOR TALOFI AS A

WIDOW IN INDIANA.

AND THEN WHEN A CYCLONE

DESTROYED HER HOME, SHE

WAS FACED WITH THE

IMPOSSIBLE, TOO.

TAKE A LOOK.

Reporter: AFTER HER

HUSBAND DIED FROM

TUBERCULOSIS, SHE DID HER

BEST TO RAISE THEIR THREE

CHILDREN ALONE.

Through Translator: I

STARTED SELLING FISH.

I WOULD GET THE FISH FROM

THE FISHERMEN AND SELL

THEM IN THE MARKET.

Reporter: THEN

CYCLONE SALINE HIT THE

EAST COAST OF INDIANA.

IT WAS RAINING HEAVILY,

AND THE WATER RUSHED INTO

THE HOMES.

THEN ONE WALL OF OUR HOME

COLLAPSED.

WE GOT OUTSIDE AND CLIMBED

ON TOP OF OUR ROOF.

WE LOST EVERYTHING,

INCLUDING OUR FOOD,

CLOTHES, AND ALL OF MY

EQUIPMENT THAT YOU USED TO

SELL FISH.

Reporter: WITHOUT A

HOME OR A WAY TO SUPPORT

HER CHILDREN, SHE

DESPERATELY NEEDED HELP.

THEN SHE HEARD ABOUT A CBN

RELIEF CAMP THAT WAS BEING

HELD IN HER VILLAGE.

SHE RECEIVED FOOD,

CLOTHES, AND BLANKETS.

AFTER MEETING THE FAMILY'S

IMMEDIATE NEEDS, WE HELPED

HER RESTART HER BUSINESS.

CBN GAVE ME UTENSILS,

BASKETS ANDPLACE PLATES, AND PLATES.

AND THEY GAVE ME EQUIPMENT

TO SELL THE FISH.

Reporter: AND WE MADE

IT POSSIBLE FOR HER AND

HER CHILDREN TO HAVE A

SAFE PLACE TO STAY.

YOU GAVE ME ENOUGH

MONEY TO PAY FOR A WHOLE

YEAR'S RENT.

THANK YOU, CBN.

YOU HAVE GIVEN US A NEW

LIFE.

Terry: YOU KNOW, WHEN

YOU JOIN "THE 700 CLUB," 6

65 CENTS A DAY, $20 A

MONTH, YOU'RE MAKING A

DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES

EVERY SINGLE DAY OF PEOPLE

ALL AROUND THE WORLD.

BUT YOU HAVE SEEN ON THIS

PROGRAM MANY TIMES, SOME

OF THE HUGE DISASTERS THAT

HAPPEN AROUND THE WORLD.

SOMETIMES HERE IN THE

UNITED STATES, LIKE

KATRINA, WHEN THAT STORM

HIT IN THE GULF, BUT

AROUND THE WORLD, ALL

KINDS OF THINGS, FROM

EARTHQUAKES TO FLOODING TO

FIRE, ALL KINDS OF THINGS.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO

DESIGNATE YOUR GIFT TODAY

SPECIFICALLY TO CBN

DISASTER RELIEF SO WE CAN

BE THERE ON THE SCENE,

MAKING A DIFFERENCE WITH

THE LOVE OF JESUS, AS WELL

AS IN PRACTICAL WAYS, LIKE

YOU JUST SAW IN THIS

LITTLE FAMILY'S LIFE, ALL

YOU HAVE TO DO IS DIAL THE

NUMBER ON YOUR SCREEN:

1-800-700-7000.

OR YOU CAN LOG ON TO

cbn.com.

SOMETIMES YOU WOULD LIKE

TO MAIL YOUR GIFT IN AS

WELL, SO LET ME GIVE YOU

THE ADDRESS FOR DISASTER

RELIEF.

IT IS CBN, DISASTER RELIEF

FUND, VINCE GIL VIRGINIA BEACH, VIR,

VIRGINIA.

YOU AND I REALLY CAN MAKE

A DIFFERENCE WHEN WE DO IT

TOGETHER.

WELL, I'LL BE RIGHT BACK

WITH MORE OF "THE 700

CLUB" AFTER THIS, SO STAY

WITH US.

Terry: "MOTHERS

LITTLE HEL HELPER" WAS A HIT

SONG FOR THE ROLLING

STONES.

> JEANNIE DISCOVERED THE

JOY OF DOING DISHES HIGH

ON DRUGS, AND SHORTLY

AFTER, SHE WAS HOOKED.

I THOUGHT, THIS MAKES

ME HAPPY.

I CAN BE HAPPY 24/7.

I THOUGHT I'M A BETTER

MOTHER, A BETTER WIFE,

BETTER FRIEND BECAUSE I'M

JOYFUL.

Reporter: WHEN

JEANNIE WAS A YOUNG MOTHER

OF TWO, SHE STRUGGLED WITH

THE DAILY GRIND OF BEING A

STAY-AT-HOME MOM.

SHE THOUGHT SHE FOUND THE

ANSWER TO HER PROBLEM WHEN

SHE WAS PRESCRIBED PAIN

MEDICATION AFTER SHE HAD

DENTAL WORK.

YOU ONCE AGAIN ENJOY

ROUTINE LIFE.

SO YOU ONCE AGAIN ENJOY

INTERACTING.

IF YOU'RE HIGH, YOU ENJOY

DOING THE DISHES.

Reporter: WHEN THE

PRESCRIPTION RAN OUT,

JEANNIE FOUND IT DIFFICULT

TO FUNCTION AND SOUGHT OUT

WAYS TO GET MORE.

I WOULD GO TO THE

DOCTOR AND SAY FAKE

SYMPTOMS THAT NEED TO BE

TREAT E ED.

TREATED.

PI I WOULD MEET PEOPLE AND

BUY PILLS FROM THEM.

Reporter: JEANNIE'S

HUSBAND BECAME CONCERNED,

AND ASKED HER TO GET HELP.

HONESTLY, I JUST WANTED

TO BE HIGH AND PRETENDED

TO GET HELP.

AND METHADONE TOOK ME TO A

MUCH LARGER SCALE OF

ADDICTION.

I DID NOT KNOW I WAS

TRADING SOMETHING SO SMALL

FOR SOMETHING SO LARGE.

Reporter: JEANNIE WAS

INSTANTLY HOOKED.

BUT THERE WAS ANOTHER

UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCE OF

HER METHADONE USE.

AFTER A COUPLE OF

YEARS, MY HUSBAND BEGAN

USING, ALSO.

I BELIEVE THAT IT WAS TO

COPE WITH THE LIFESTYLE

THAT I HAD CREATED FOR US.

Reporter: OVER THE

NEXT SEVERAL YEARS, THEIR

DRUG USE ESCALATED, AND

THEY LOST CUSTODY OF THEIR

TWO YOUNGE YOUNG DAUGHTERS.

YOUR CHILDREN ARE

WONDERING, WHY DOES MY

MOTHER DO THIS?

DOES SHE LOVE ME?

AND YOU JUST DO MORE DRUGS

TO BLOCK IT OUT.

Reporter: THEY WERE

EVENTUALLY ARRESTED.

SHE WILL BEEN RAISED IN

THE CHURCH, BUT ALONE IN

HER JAIL CELL, SHE

QUESTIONED IF ANYTHING SHE

WAS TAUGHT WAS REAL.

IT STARTED ME DOWN A

PATH OF GOD IS NOT REAL.

HE CAN'T BE REAL.

HE IS MYTHICAL.

AND IT ALSO RELIEVED ME OF

CONSEQUENCES.

Reporter: ONCE

RELEASED FROM JAIL, THEY

CONTINUED SELLING DRUGS

AND BEGAN TO MAKE THEIR

OWN METH.

WHEN THEIR HOME WAS RAIDED

IN 2010, JEANNIE WAS

CHARGED WITH POSSESSION,

BUT HER HUSBAND WAS

CHARGED WITH

MANUFACTURING.

HE FACED LIFE IN PRISON

WITHOUT PAROLE.

WHEN I GOT OUT OF JAIL

AND HE WAS HEADED TO

PRISON, AND I KNEW I WOULD

NOT SEE HIM -- I WOULD NOT

SPEND THE REST OF MY LIFE

WITH HIM ANYWAY -- THAT IS

WHEN I HIT MY BOTTOM.

I WOULD DO ANYTHING TO

ESCAPE THE REALITY THAT HE

WOULD BE SERVING TIME FOR

NOT ONLY CRIMES WE BOTH

COMMITTED, BUT SOMETHING

THAT I BASICALLY PULLED

HIM INTO ANYWAY.

Reporter: JEANNIE CUT

OFF CONTACT WITH HER

HUSBAND AND DID WHATEVER

IT TOOK TO GET HER NEXT

FIX.

I HAD NEVER NOT

ACCEPTED HIS CALLS, AND,

OF COURSE THE REASON I DID

NOT ACCEPT HIS CALLS WAS

BECAUSE THE THINGS I WAS

DOING WAS TO OBTAIN DRUGS

SO I COULD STAY HIGH.

HE KNEW THIS.

Reporter: JEANNIE'S

HUSBAND FINALLY GOT HER ON

THE PHONE AND BEGGED HER

TO TONIGHT A FAITH-BASED

FACILITY IN BIRMINGHAM,

ALABAMA.

I CAME IN NOT BELIEVING

THAT ANYTHING WOULD WORK.

I CAME IN WITH THE FACT

THAT I WAS GOING TO DIE AN

ADDICT.

THAT THERE WAS NO JOY

BEYOND SOMETHING I COULD

MANUFACTURE FOR MYSELF.

Reporter: BUT OVER

TIME, THE MESSAGE BEGAN TO

SINK IN.

SOMETHING STARTED TO

PENETRATE.

WHAT IF HE IS REAL.

WHAT IF THERE IS A

CREATOR?

WHAT IF ALL OF THIS CRAP

THAT YOU'VE BEEN THINKING

FOR MANY, MANY YEARS IS

WRONG?

Reporter: AND THEN

ONE NIGHT AT THE CENTER,

AFTER 15 YEARS OF

ADDICTION, JEANNIE CRIED

OUT TO GOD.

I JUST SAID, LORD, I

KNOW YOU CREATED ME FOR A

PURPOSE.

I KNOW THAT YOU WANT ME TO

DO SOMETHING.

HELP ME.

I DON'T WANT TO BE THIS

WAY ANYMORE.

I WANT TO BE SAVED.

I WANT TO LIVE FOR YOU.

AND THE JOY THAT CAME --

I, OF COURSE, PRAYED A LOT

THAT NIGHT.

THE JOY THAT STARTED

HAPPENING AFTER THAT I

CAN'T DESCRIBE.

AND THERE IS NO DRUG THAT

MATCHES IT.

Reporter: JEANNIE

SURRENDERED HER LIFE TO

CHRIST.

HER HUSBAND, STILL IN

PRISON, HAD ALSO BECOME A

CHRISTIAN.

AND THE FOUNDER OF THE

CENTER INTERVENED ON HER

BEHALF.

OUR FOUNDER, MISS

BRENDA, SPOKE WITH THE

AUTHORITIES AND ASKED THEM

IF THEY WOULD PLEASE DROP

THE LAST CHARGE AGAINST

HIM, THE MANUFACTURING

CHARGE AGAINST HIM, AND

RELEASE HIM INTO HER

CUSTODY, AND SEE WHAT SHE

COULD DO WITH US TOGETHER

AS A COUPLE, THAT SHE

COULD HELP US.

Reporter: THE CHARGE

WAS DROPPED.

AND TOGETHER JEANNIE AND

HER HUSBAND RECEIVED

COUNSELLING AND PRAYER AND

FREEDOM FROM THEIR

ADDICTIONS.

THEY RECONCILED WITH THEIR

DAUGHTERS AND BECAME A

FAMILY AGAIN.

TODAY JEANNIE IS A

DIRECTOR AT THE CENTER AND

SHARES THE TRUE SOURCE OF

HER JOY WITH OTHERS JUST

LIKE HER.

THE NEED THAT HE HAS

MET IN MY LIFE, THAT NO

DRUG COULD MEET OR DO FOR

ME, IS WORTHINESS,

ACCEPTANCE, LOVE, TRUE

LOVE, PERFECT.

I BELIEVE THAT TO KNOW WHY

YOU WERE BORN -- BECAUSE

WE ALL ARE BORN FOR A

REASON -- RESULTS IN

UNEXPLAINABLE JOY.

I BELIEVE THAT THAT IS

PART OF MY PURPOSE, IS TO

TELL OTHER PEOPLE THAT,

HEY, LOOK WHAT HE HAS DONE

IN MY LIFE.

IF HE DOES IT IN ONE, HE

WILL DO IT IN ANOTHER

LIFE.

Terry: YOU ARE BORN

WITH A PURPOSE AND A PLAN

IN MIND.

JEREMIAH 29: 11: "FOR I

KNOW THE PLANS I HAVE FOR

YOU, PLANS TO PROSPER YOU,

NOT TO HARM YOU.

PLANS TO GIVE YOU HOPE AND

A FUTURE."

IF YOU'RE STRUGGLING WITH

YOUR LIFE, YOUR PURPOSE,

THE MEANING OF IT ALL,

MAYBE CIRCUMSTANCES IN

YOUR LIFE, MAYBE THE JOY

HAS JUST LEFT YOU, LET THE

FRAGRANCE OF JEANNIE'S

STORY JUST WRAP ITSELF

AROUND YOU TODAY.

BECAUSE WHAT GOD DID FOR

HER, HE WANTS TO DO FOR

YOU.

HE'S NOT JUST WILLING TO

DO IT.

HE WANTS TO DO IT.

HE LONGS TO HAVE YOU COME

TO HIM.

NOT TO PILLS OR DRUGS ARE

ANYTHING ELSE.

NOT TO ADDICTIONS.

HE WANTS YOU TO BE

ADDICTED TO HIM.

HE WANTS YOU TO UNDERSTAND

HIS GREAT LOVE, AND THAT

THERE IS NOTHING THAT

YOU'VE DONE, OR COULD DO,

THAT COULD KEEP YOU FROM

GOD, ACCEP EXCEPT REFUSING TO

COME TO HIM.

THIS IS A WOMAN WHO

BELIEVED THAT GOD WAS A

MYTH, THAT HE WASN'T

REALLY REAL.

SHE HAD COME TO A PLACE

WHERE NOTHING IN LIFE

MATTERED BUT WHATEVER THE

NEXT DRUG OPPORTUNITY WAS.

AND YET, IN A MOMENT, IN A

SHORT PERIOD OF TIME, SHE

BEGAN TO JUST CRY OUT TO

GOD OUT OF HER EMPTINESS,

OUT OF THE FACT THAT

NOTHING SHE TRIED HAD

WORKED.

AND HE WAS THERE, WAITING.

GOD IS WAITING FOR YOU

TODAY.

JUST CRY OUT TO HIM

WHEREVER YOU ARE.

JUST SAY, GOD, I NEED YOU.

I WANT TO DO THIS YOUR

WAY.

I WANT MY LIFE TO BE

CHANGED.

I WANT YOU TO CHANGE THE

WAY I THINK.

I WANT YOU TO CHANGE MY

HEART.

I WANT TO KNOW YOU.

I WANT TO KNOW WHAT

JEANNIE KNOWS.

I WANT THAT JOY THAT

SURPASSES ANYTHING THAT

THE WORLD COULD OFFER TO

ME.

THAT'S GOD'S PLAN AND

PURPOSE FOR YOU.

JUST ASK HIM.

HE IS RIGHT THERE.

HE IS RIGHT WITH YOU.

IT'S A CONVERSATION.

IT'S NOT A FORMAL PRAYER.

YOU'RE NOT HAVING TO MEET

SOME KIND OF LIST OF

ACCOMPLISHESMENTS OR

SACRIFICES.

GOD JUST WANTS YOU.

SO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU

WANT HIM, TOO, AND LET HIM

BEGIN TO WORK IN YOU.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PRAY

WITH SOMEONE TODAY, OUR

NUMBER IS TOLL-FREE, AND

WE'RE ALWAYS HERE FOR YOU.

IT IS: 1-800-700-7000.

SO CALL NOW.

> WE WANT TO LEAVE YOU

WITH THESE WORDS FROM

ROMANS 10: 13: "FOR

WHOEVER CALLS ON THE NAME

OF THE LORD SHALL BE

SAVED."

LET THAT BE YOUR PRAYER

TODAY.

LET THAT BE YOUR ACTION

TODAY AS YOU ASK GOD TO

TOUCH AND BLESS AND INVADE

YOUR OWN LIFE.

THANKS FOR JOINING US.

WE'LL SEE YOU AGAIN NEX

MONDAY.

GOD BLESS YOU.

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