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My Name Is: Week 5 - Tuesday

Jesus said, "This is how you should pray: "Father, may your name be kept holy. May your Kingdom come soon." Luke 11:2 Recently, I was watching a well-known talk show where sisters Jenna and Barbara Bush were being interviewed. This interview took place when they were quite young and their dad...

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My Name Is: Week 5 - Monday

God decided in advance to adopt us into His own family by bringing us to Himself through Jesus Christ. This is what He wanted to do, and it gave Him great pleasure. Ephesians 1:5 First-century Rome was a dark place. Among many horrific things that took place during this time in Rome, it was...

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My Name Is: Week 4 - Saturday

(It was at Antioch that the believers were first called Christians.) Acts 11:26b Here at Sagebrush, our mission is to know Christ and to make Christ known. This week, we have talked a lot about knowing Christ. Today, we are going to talk about making Christ known. As followers of Jesus, there...

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My Name Is: Week 4 - Friday

Then He asked them, "But who do you say I am?" Simon Peter answered, "You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God." Matthew 16:15-16 Any good teacher knows that simply telling their students the answer to a question is not the best teaching method because it is not the most conducive to...

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My Name Is: Week 4 - Thursday

He rolled up the scroll, handed it back to the attendant, and sat down. All eyes in the synagogue looked at Him intently. Then He began to speak to them. "The Scripture you've just heard has been fulfilled this very day!" Luke 4:20-21 Do you ever find yourself doing something that you didn't...

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My Name Is: Week 4 - Wednesday

The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon Me, for the Lord has anointed Me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent Me to comfort the brokenhearted and to proclaim that captives will be released and prisoners will be freed. Isaiah 61:1 Because the word "anoint" is not frequent in our...

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My Name Is: Week 4 - Tuesday

"Look! The virgin will conceive a Child! She will give birth to a Son, and they will call Him Immanuel, which means 'God is with us.'" Matthew 1:23 Can you imagine the moment Jesus came to earth? Of course, the circumstances surrounding His birth were extremely ordinary, but you can be sure...

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My Name Is: Week 4 - Monday

Here I will increase the power of David; My Anointed One will be a light for My people. Psalm 132:17 A promise is only as strong as the promise maker. For example, when a child tells you they will eat all of their vegetables if you let them eat ice cream before dinner, you are not likely to...

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My Name Is: Week 3 - Saturday

In the same way, there is joy in the presence of God's angels when even one sinner repents." Luke 15:10 Several years ago, my family and I sat watching the Georgia Bulldogs take on the Oklahoma Sooners. We are big fans of the University of Georgia, so this football game was a blast for us to...

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My Name Is: Week 3 - Friday

For He will order His angels to protect you wherever you go. They will hold you up with their hands so you won't even hurt your foot on a stone. Psalm 91:11-12 Let me tell you about the time I saved a person's life. I was in Costa Rica on a mission trip with my youth group. Part of our duty on...

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