For Men Only—A Day of Football and Faith | Real Life Today

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THAT EVENT IS THE FOCUS OF THIS
WEEK’S REAL LIFE TODAY.
>>WE STARTED THIS EVENT BACK IN WEEK’S REAL LIFE TODAY.
>>WE STARTED THIS EVENT BACK IN
1990. >>WE STARTED THIS EVENT BACK IN
1990.
DID IT FOR THREE YEARS. 1990.
DID IT FOR THREE YEARS.
I WAS FORTUNATE TO DO THE FIRST DID IT FOR THREE YEARS.
I WAS FORTUNATE TO DO THE FIRST
ONE. I WAS FORTUNATE TO DO THE FIRST
ONE.
WE HAD FORMER STEALER GREAT. ONE.
WE HAD FORMER STEALER GREAT.
ROSEY GRIER AND MYSELF. WE HAD FORMER STEALER GREAT.
ROSEY GRIER AND MYSELF.
SO WE PICKED UP OVER THE YEARS. ROSEY GRIER AND MYSELF.
SO WE PICKED UP OVER THE YEARS.
KIND OF WENT ON HIATUS FOR A SO WE PICKED UP OVER THE YEARS.
KIND OF WENT ON HIATUS FOR A
WHILE. KIND OF WENT ON HIATUS FOR A
WHILE.
YOU REMEMBER MY GOOD BUDDY. WHILE.
YOU REMEMBER MY GOOD BUDDY.
THEIR VISION. YOU REMEMBER MY GOOD BUDDY.
THEIR VISION.
LAST YEAR WE DID IT AND HAD JOHN THEIR VISION.
LAST YEAR WE DID IT AND HAD JOHN
AND LARRY. LAST YEAR WE DID IT AND HAD JOHN
AND LARRY.
AARON SMáEUTSZ. AND LARRY.
AARON SMáEUTSZ.
SMITH. AARON SMáEUTSZ.
SMITH.
IT WAS GREAT. SMITH.
IT WAS GREAT.
A HUNDRED GUYS CAME FORWARD LAST IT WAS GREAT.
A HUNDRED GUYS CAME FORWARD LAST
YEAR. A HUNDRED GUYS CAME FORWARD LAST
YEAR.
IT WAS AWESOME. YEAR.
IT WAS AWESOME.
GREAT BAND. IT WAS AWESOME.
GREAT BAND.
TREMENDOUS, TREMENDOUS VIDEOS. GREAT BAND.
TREMENDOUS, TREMENDOUS VIDEOS.
THIS YEAR WE HAVE… TREMENDOUS, TREMENDOUS VIDEOS.
THIS YEAR WE HAVE…
COMING. THIS YEAR WE HAVE…
COMING.
WE ALSO HAVE JOHNSON FROM THE COMING.
WE ALSO HAVE JOHNSON FROM THE
STEELERS, A GOOD BUDDY OF MINE WE ALSO HAVE JOHNSON FROM THE
STEELERS, A GOOD BUDDY OF MINE
THAT’S PARTNERED IN MINISTRY STEELERS, A GOOD BUDDY OF MINE
THAT’S PARTNERED IN MINISTRY
PLAYED FOR THE COLTS AND HIS SON THAT’S PARTNERED IN MINISTRY
PLAYED FOR THE COLTS AND HIS SON
WHO PLAYS FOR THE RAIDERS NOW. PLAYED FOR THE COLTS AND HIS SON
WHO PLAYS FOR THE RAIDERS NOW.
SO WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT WHO PLAYS FOR THE RAIDERS NOW.
SO WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT
FATHERS AND SONS. SO WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT
FATHERS AND SONS.
WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT WHAT IT FATHERS AND SONS.
WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT WHAT IT
MEANINGS TO HAVE A RELATIONSHIP WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT WHAT IT
MEANINGS TO HAVE A RELATIONSHIP
WITH OUR HEAVENLY FATHER. MEANINGS TO HAVE A RELATIONSHIP
WITH OUR HEAVENLY FATHER.
THE EVENT IS SOLD OUT. WITH OUR HEAVENLY FATHER.
THE EVENT IS SOLD OUT.
GUYS GOT HERE EARLY TEN O’CLOCK THE EVENT IS SOLD OUT.
GUYS GOT HERE EARLY TEN O’CLOCK
BURGERS AND FRENCH FRIES TEN GUYS GOT HERE EARLY TEN O’CLOCK
BURGERS AND FRENCH FRIES TEN
THIRTY IN THE MORNING. BURGERS AND FRENCH FRIES TEN
THIRTY IN THE MORNING.
ANYTHING BETTER? THIRTY IN THE MORNING.
ANYTHING BETTER?
I TELL YOU WHAT, I LIKE TO GET A ANYTHING BETTER?
I TELL YOU WHAT, I LIKE TO GET A
HAMBURGER, HOTDOG PUT IT ON TOP, I TELL YOU WHAT, I LIKE TO GET A
HAMBURGER, HOTDOG PUT IT ON TOP,
FRENCH FRIES AND KILL IT WITH HAMBURGER, HOTDOG PUT IT ON TOP,
FRENCH FRIES AND KILL IT WITH
MUSTARD AND KETCHUP AND I’M GOOD FRENCH FRIES AND KILL IT WITH
MUSTARD AND KETCHUP AND I’M GOOD
FOR THE REST OF THE DAY. MUSTARD AND KETCHUP AND I’M GOOD
FOR THE REST OF THE DAY.
RECENTLY WE’VE HAD CROSS FOR THE REST OF THE DAY.
RECENTLY WE’VE HAD CROSS
DENOMINATION AND CHURCH PARA RECENTLY WE’VE HAD CROSS
DENOMINATION AND CHURCH PARA
CHURCH MINISTRY FOR MEN. DENOMINATION AND CHURCH PARA
CHURCH MINISTRY FOR MEN.
IT’S LIKE BEEN THIS BUBBLING IF CHURCH MINISTRY FOR MEN.
IT’S LIKE BEEN THIS BUBBLING IF
YOU WILL, GUYS ARE EXCITED ABOUT IT’S LIKE BEEN THIS BUBBLING IF
YOU WILL, GUYS ARE EXCITED ABOUT
BEING THE MEN GOD’S CALLED THEM YOU WILL, GUYS ARE EXCITED ABOUT
BEING THE MEN GOD’S CALLED THEM
TO BE. BEING THE MEN GOD’S CALLED THEM
TO BE.
BEING THE FATHER, THE HUSBAND, TO BE.
BEING THE FATHER, THE HUSBAND,
THE MAN, THE LEADER IN THE BEING THE FATHER, THE HUSBAND,
THE MAN, THE LEADER IN THE
COMMUNITY AND CHURCH. THE MAN, THE LEADER IN THE
COMMUNITY AND CHURCH.
IT’S JUST REALLY COOL TO SAY COMMUNITY AND CHURCH.
IT’S JUST REALLY COOL TO SAY
GUYS, I’M ALL IN FOR JESUS. IT’S JUST REALLY COOL TO SAY
GUYS, I’M ALL IN FOR JESUS.
SO JUST TO WATCH MEN GET GUYS, I’M ALL IN FOR JESUS.
SO JUST TO WATCH MEN GET
EXCITED FOR CHRIST. SO JUST TO WATCH MEN GET
EXCITED FOR CHRIST.
IF THE MAN IS EXCITED, WHO KNOWS EXCITED FOR CHRIST.
IF THE MAN IS EXCITED, WHO KNOWS
WHAT HAPPENS IN FAMILY AND OUR IF THE MAN IS EXCITED, WHO KNOWS
WHAT HAPPENS IN FAMILY AND OUR
COMMUNITY AND THROUGHOUT THE WHAT HAPPENS IN FAMILY AND OUR
COMMUNITY AND THROUGHOUT THE
WORLD. COMMUNITY AND THROUGHOUT THE
WORLD.
MY FOCUS HAS BEEN ON GUYS I’VE WORLD.
MY FOCUS HAS BEEN ON GUYS I’VE
BEEN IN MEN’S MINISTRY SO LONG. MY FOCUS HAS BEEN ON GUYS I’VE
BEEN IN MEN’S MINISTRY SO LONG.
MY DREAM IS ALL MEN THROUGHOUT BEEN IN MEN’S MINISTRY SO LONG.
MY DREAM IS ALL MEN THROUGHOUT
THE COMMUNITY WOULD LOCK ARMS MY DREAM IS ALL MEN THROUGHOUT
THE COMMUNITY WOULD LOCK ARMS
AND FOLLOW HARD AFTER CHRIST. THE COMMUNITY WOULD LOCK ARMS
AND FOLLOW HARD AFTER CHRIST.
AS EVANS SAYS KINGDOM MEN. AND FOLLOW HARD AFTER CHRIST.
AS EVANS SAYS KINGDOM MEN.
THAT WOULD BE MY DREAM FOR THE AS EVANS SAYS KINGDOM MEN.
THAT WOULD BE MY DREAM FOR THE
MEN OF THIS AREA. THAT WOULD BE MY DREAM FOR THE
MEN OF THIS AREA.
[MUSIC] MEN OF THIS AREA.
[MUSIC]
>>HOW ABOUT THAT? [MUSIC]
>>HOW ABOUT THAT?
LET ME HEAR YOU ONE MORE TIME. >>HOW ABOUT THAT?
LET ME HEAR YOU ONE MORE TIME.
ARE YOU EXCITED TO BE HERE LET ME HEAR YOU ONE MORE TIME.
ARE YOU EXCITED TO BE HERE
TODAY? ARE YOU EXCITED TO BE HERE
TODAY?
>>TOUCHED A LOT ON STUFF THAT’S TODAY?
>>TOUCHED A LOT ON STUFF THAT’S
AFFECTING ME PERSONALLY LIKE >>TOUCHED A LOT ON STUFF THAT’S
AFFECTING ME PERSONALLY LIKE
FORGIVENESS AND JUST BASICALLY AFFECTING ME PERSONALLY LIKE
FORGIVENESS AND JUST BASICALLY
TRYING TO KEEP THE FAITH, YOU FORGIVENESS AND JUST BASICALLY
TRYING TO KEEP THE FAITH, YOU
KNOW, THAT’S SOME OF MY TRYING TO KEEP THE FAITH, YOU
KNOW, THAT’S SOME OF MY
STRUGGLES AND I FELT LIKE KNOW, THAT’S SOME OF MY
STRUGGLES AND I FELT LIKE
THEY’RE TALKING TO ME PERSONALLY STRUGGLES AND I FELT LIKE
THEY’RE TALKING TO ME PERSONALLY
SOMETIMES. THEY’RE TALKING TO ME PERSONALLY
SOMETIMES.
YOU KNOW? SOMETIMES.
YOU KNOW?
SO I GUESS THERE’S SOME STUFF I YOU KNOW?
SO I GUESS THERE’S SOME STUFF I
HAVE TO TRY TO WORK ON MYSELF. SO I GUESS THERE’S SOME STUFF I
HAVE TO TRY TO WORK ON MYSELF.
I’LL LOOK FORWARD TO COME BACK HAVE TO TRY TO WORK ON MYSELF.
I’LL LOOK FORWARD TO COME BACK
TO THE NEXT ONE. I’LL LOOK FORWARD TO COME BACK
TO THE NEXT ONE.
>>TO HAVE EVENTS LIKE THIS GUYS TO THE NEXT ONE.
>>TO HAVE EVENTS LIKE THIS GUYS
CAN GET TOGETHER AND DO THINGS I>>TO HAVE EVENTS LIKE THIS GUYS
CAN GET TOGETHER AND DO THINGS I
THINK IT’S A GREAT THING. CAN GET TOGETHER AND DO THINGS I
THINK IT’S A GREAT THING.
I THINK IT’S A GREAT THING TO THINK IT’S A GREAT THING.
I THINK IT’S A GREAT THING TO
FIND OUT GUYS LIKE THESE I THINK IT’S A GREAT THING TO
FIND OUT GUYS LIKE THESE
ATHLETES AND MEET PEOPLE THAT FIND OUT GUYS LIKE THESE
ATHLETES AND MEET PEOPLE THAT
HAVE SAME BELIEF YOU DO AND FEEL ATHLETES AND MEET PEOPLE THAT
HAVE SAME BELIEF YOU DO AND FEEL
THE THINGS YOU FEEL IS A HAVE SAME BELIEF YOU DO AND FEEL
THE THINGS YOU FEEL IS A
FANTASTIC IDEA. THE THINGS YOU FEEL IS A
FANTASTIC IDEA.
>>THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT. FANTASTIC IDEA.
>>THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT.
SEEING GUYS COME UP, CHANGE >>THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT.
SEEING GUYS COME UP, CHANGE
THEIR LIFE. SEEING GUYS COME UP, CHANGE
THEIR LIFE.
MAKE A BETTER MAN OUT OF THEIR LIFE.
MAKE A BETTER MAN OUT OF
THEMSELVES. MAKE A BETTER MAN OUT OF
THEMSELVES.
THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT. THEMSELVES.
THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT.
I’M OVERWHELMED BY IT ALL. THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT.
I’M OVERWHELMED BY IT ALL.
YOU KNOW. I’M OVERWHELMED BY IT ALL.
YOU KNOW.
JUST KIND OF GRIPS YOU, YOU YOU KNOW.
JUST KIND OF GRIPS YOU, YOU
KNOW? JUST KIND OF GRIPS YOU, YOU
KNOW?
THAT’S THE VISION TO SEE MEN KNOW?
THAT’S THE VISION TO SEE MEN
CHANGED FOR THE BETTER. THAT’S THE VISION TO SEE MEN
CHANGED FOR THE BETTER.
>>ALL THEM GOOD WORDS I KNOW CHANGED FOR THE BETTER.
>>ALL THEM GOOD WORDS I KNOW
WENT IN. >>ALL THEM GOOD WORDS I KNOW
WENT IN.
BECAUSE THE BIBLE TELLS US, WENT IN.
BECAUSE THE BIBLE TELLS US,
RIGHT? BECAUSE THE BIBLE TELLS US,
RIGHT?
HIS WORD GOES OUT. RIGHT?
HIS WORD GOES OUT.
DOESN’T COME BACK VOID. HIS WORD GOES OUT.
DOESN’T COME BACK VOID.
I KNOW IT’S DOING A MIGHTY WORK DOESN’T COME BACK VOID.
I KNOW IT’S DOING A MIGHTY WORK
IN MEN. I KNOW IT’S DOING A MIGHTY WORK
IN MEN.
>>THIS YEAR, THERE WAS LIKE A IN MEN.
>>THIS YEAR, THERE WAS LIKE A
DEEPER COMMITMENT YOU COULD SEE >>THIS YEAR, THERE WAS LIKE A
DEEPER COMMITMENT YOU COULD SEE
THE MEN THAT REALLY GAVE THEIR DEEPER COMMITMENT YOU COULD SEE
THE MEN THAT REALLY GAVE THEIR
LIVES TO THE LORD. THE MEN THAT REALLY GAVE THEIR
LIVES TO THE LORD.
WE SAW THE GENUINENESS OF IT. LIVES TO THE LORD.
WE SAW THE GENUINENESS OF IT.
ESPECIALLY WHEN THEY ALL CAME UP WE SAW THE GENUINENESS OF IT.
ESPECIALLY WHEN THEY ALL CAME UP
ON THE STAGE AT THE END. ESPECIALLY WHEN THEY ALL CAME UP
ON THE STAGE AT THE END.
AND THERE WAS THIS LOCKING OF ON THE STAGE AT THE END.
AND THERE WAS THIS LOCKING OF
ARMS FOR MEN THAT REALLY NEVER AND THERE WAS THIS LOCKING OF
ARMS FOR MEN THAT REALLY NEVER
EVEN KNEW EACH OTHER. ARMS FOR MEN THAT REALLY NEVER
EVEN KNEW EACH OTHER.
YET YOU COULD ALREADY SENSE THE EVEN KNEW EACH OTHER.
YET YOU COULD ALREADY SENSE THE
ONENESS THAT THEY HAD THAT YET YOU COULD ALREADY SENSE THE
ONENESS THAT THEY HAD THAT
SOMETHING HAD TRANSPIRED IN ONENESS THAT THEY HAD THAT
SOMETHING HAD TRANSPIRED IN
THEIR HEARTS. SOMETHING HAD TRANSPIRED IN
THEIR HEARTS.
>>IT SEEMED LIKE OVER ALL THEIR HEARTS.
>>IT SEEMED LIKE OVER ALL
AWESOME EVENT. >>IT SEEMED LIKE OVER ALL
AWESOME EVENT.
THE PASSION IN THE CROWD WAS AWESOME EVENT.
THE PASSION IN THE CROWD WAS
GREAT. THE PASSION IN THE CROWD WAS
GREAT.
A LOT OF GREAT SPEAKERS UP HERE. GREAT.
A LOT OF GREAT SPEAKERS UP HERE.
GUYS I LOOK UP TO, IT WAS COOL A LOT OF GREAT SPEAKERS UP HERE.
GUYS I LOOK UP TO, IT WAS COOL
TO SEE THEM. GUYS I LOOK UP TO, IT WAS COOL
TO SEE THEM.
BISHOP WAS PHENOMENAL. TO SEE THEM.
BISHOP WAS PHENOMENAL.
A LOT OF GREAT SPEAKERS, IT WAS BISHOP WAS PHENOMENAL.
A LOT OF GREAT SPEAKERS, IT WAS
GREAT TO SEE THE RESPONSE A LOT OF GREAT SPEAKERS, IT WAS
GREAT TO SEE THE RESPONSE
AFTERWARDS TOO, A LOT OF MEN GREAT TO SEE THE RESPONSE
AFTERWARDS TOO, A LOT OF MEN
COMING FORWARD. AFTERWARDS TOO, A LOT OF MEN
COMING FORWARD.
YOU COULD SEE ON THEIR FACES COMING FORWARD.
YOU COULD SEE ON THEIR FACES
THEY’RE DOING BUSINESS WITH GOD YOU COULD SEE ON THEIR FACES
THEY’RE DOING BUSINESS WITH GOD
TODAY. THEY’RE DOING BUSINESS WITH GOD
TODAY.
IT’S COOL TO SEE THE RESPONSE TODAY.
IT’S COOL TO SEE THE RESPONSE
AND WAS HAPPY TO BE PART OF A IT’S COOL TO SEE THE RESPONSE
AND WAS HAPPY TO BE PART OF A
GREAT EVENT. AND WAS HAPPY TO BE PART OF A
GREAT EVENT.
>>IT FEELS SO GOOD TO BE PART GREAT EVENT.
>>IT FEELS SO GOOD TO BE PART
OF A TEAM. >>IT FEELS SO GOOD TO BE PART
OF A TEAM.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN? OF A TEAM.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN?
IT WAS A HUGE TEAM WIN FOR THE DO YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN?
IT WAS A HUGE TEAM WIN FOR THE
KINGDOM OF GOD. IT WAS A HUGE TEAM WIN FOR THE
KINGDOM OF GOD.
I FEEL LIKE I PLAYED MY ROLE ON KINGDOM OF GOD.
I FEEL LIKE I PLAYED MY ROLE ON
THE TEAM TODAY. I FEEL LIKE I PLAYED MY ROLE ON
THE TEAM TODAY.
SO THAT WAS FUN MAN. THE TEAM TODAY.
SO THAT WAS FUN MAN.
IT WAS GREAT. SO THAT WAS FUN MAN.
IT WAS GREAT.
>>DO YOU KNOW WHAT? IT WAS GREAT.
>>DO YOU KNOW WHAT?
IT’S KIND OF FUNNY, I CAN NEVER >>DO YOU KNOW WHAT?
IT’S KIND OF FUNNY, I CAN NEVER
EXPLAIN IT. IT’S KIND OF FUNNY, I CAN NEVER
EXPLAIN IT.
WHEN GOD MOVES SOMEWHERE YOU EXPLAIN IT.
WHEN GOD MOVES SOMEWHERE YOU
WATCH IT AND YOU’RE AMAZED. WHEN GOD MOVES SOMEWHERE YOU
WATCH IT AND YOU’RE AMAZED.
YOU HAD AN UNBELIEVABLE BAND WATCH IT AND YOU’RE AMAZED.
YOU HAD AN UNBELIEVABLE BAND
HERE I CALL THEM THE PITTSBURGH YOU HAD AN UNBELIEVABLE BAND
HERE I CALL THEM THE PITTSBURGH
ALL STAR BAND. HERE I CALL THEM THE PITTSBURGH
ALL STAR BAND.
THEY’RE WONDERFUL. ALL STAR BAND.
THEY’RE WONDERFUL.
GREAT DRAMA WITH MIKE AND MIKE, THEY’RE WONDERFUL.
GREAT DRAMA WITH MIKE AND MIKE,
THE LITTLE KID WAS PHENOMENAL GREAT DRAMA WITH MIKE AND MIKE,
THE LITTLE KID WAS PHENOMENAL
AND SPEAKERS… THE LITTLE KID WAS PHENOMENAL
AND SPEAKERS…
THOSE GUYS ARE ALL SHARING THEIR AND SPEAKERS…
THOSE GUYS ARE ALL SHARING THEIR
HEARTS AND LIVES. THOSE GUYS ARE ALL SHARING THEIR
HEARTS AND LIVES.
IT WAS KIND OF FUNNY THAT BISHOP HEARTS AND LIVES.
IT WAS KIND OF FUNNY THAT BISHOP
GARLINGTON SAID SOMETHING WHEN IT WAS KIND OF FUNNY THAT BISHOP
GARLINGTON SAID SOMETHING WHEN
HE SPOKE. GARLINGTON SAID SOMETHING WHEN
HE SPOKE.
GOD HAS SOMETHING BIG, BIG FOR HE SPOKE.
GOD HAS SOMETHING BIG, BIG FOR
YOU. GOD HAS SOMETHING BIG, BIG FOR
YOU.
HE’S TALKING ABOUT THE GUYS YOU.
HE’S TALKING ABOUT THE GUYS
TODAY. HE’S TALKING ABOUT THE GUYS
TODAY.
AND HE WAS RIGHT. TODAY.
AND HE WAS RIGHT.
AT THE END OF THE DAY WHEN CHAD AND HE WAS RIGHT.
AT THE END OF THE DAY WHEN CHAD
THE CHAPLAIN FROM THE STEELERS AT THE END OF THE DAY WHEN CHAD
THE CHAPLAIN FROM THE STEELERS
OFFERED THE INVITATION. THE CHAPLAIN FROM THE STEELERS
OFFERED THE INVITATION.
AND THERE WAS AN ALTAR CALL AND OFFERED THE INVITATION.
AND THERE WAS AN ALTAR CALL AND
ALL THESE MEN, ALL THESE MEN AND THERE WAS AN ALTAR CALL AND
ALL THESE MEN, ALL THESE MEN
CAME FORWARD. ALL THESE MEN, ALL THESE MEN
CAME FORWARD.
WE WERE ALL ON STAGE, WE ALL CAME FORWARD.
WE WERE ALL ON STAGE, WE ALL
LOCKED ARMS TOGETHER. WE WERE ALL ON STAGE, WE ALL
LOCKED ARMS TOGETHER.
WE PRAYED TOGETHER. LOCKED ARMS TOGETHER.
WE PRAYED TOGETHER.
NOW WE GOT THE FOLLOW-UP. WE PRAYED TOGETHER.
NOW WE GOT THE FOLLOW-UP.
WE WANT TO HAVE OPPORTUNITIES TO NOW WE GOT THE FOLLOW-UP.
WE WANT TO HAVE OPPORTUNITIES TO
PLUG GUYS INTO MEN’S GROUPS WE WANT TO HAVE OPPORTUNITIES TO
PLUG GUYS INTO MEN’S GROUPS
THROUGHOUT THE CITY. PLUG GUYS INTO MEN’S GROUPS
THROUGHOUT THE CITY.
IT’S JUST COOL. THROUGHOUT THE CITY.
IT’S JUST COOL.
WHEN GOD MOVES AND WE CAN BE IT’S JUST COOL.
WHEN GOD MOVES AND WE CAN BE
THERE, IT DID YOU WANT GET ANY WHEN GOD MOVES AND WE CAN BE
THERE, IT DID YOU WANT GET ANY
BETTER THAN THAT.

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