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What Is Your Name?

What Is Your Name?

Whatever our name or our title may be, we all have a name given to us by God… Isaiah 22:1-25 Reference: v.1 A prophecy concerning the Valley of Vision: What troubles you now, that you have all gone up on the roofs… (TNIV Bible) Explore: When placing an order at a local coffee shop, I…

Not That Name

Not That Name

As soon as you mention a name, a teacher is able to recall a previous student with that same name. Matthew 27:11-26 Reference: v.16 At that time they had a well-known prisoner whose name was Jesus Barabbas. (TNIV Bible) Explore: It’s always amusing talking to a teacher as they try to find a name for…

Who Are You?

Who Are You?

While I am just one person, I hold different titles for different people. Matthew 16:13-28 Reference: v.15 “But what about you?” he asked. “Who do you say I am?” (TNIV Bible) Explore: Who do you say I am? To my parents I am their youngest child, to my siblings I am their sister, to my husband…

Terrible Nicknames

I never liked the name and I never really understood why she called me that. Judges 6:1-40 Reference: v.12 When the angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, “The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.”  (TNIV Bible) Explore: As a kid I always wanted to have a cool nickname.  But the only one…

Something Worth Seeing

Seriously, who wouldn’t want their name to mean that? Ruth 1:1-22 Reference: v.14 At this they wept aloud again. Then Orpah kissed her mother-in-law good-bye, but Ruth clung to her. (TNIV Bible) Explore: My sister’s name is Ruth, so reading through the Biblical book of Ruth always has that extra significance for me.  As I…

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