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THE Name                 Exodus 20:7


1.         The importance of God’s name


  1. The names of God reveal different aspects of His __________________


Genesis 16:13                               Genesis 21:33


  1. The names of God demonstrate His authority and __________________     


Exodus 3:14-15                            Deuteronomy 18:22


The third commandment is about the Sanctity of God’s _____________________


  1. The names of God invite us to know Him personally and _____________________


Exodus 34:5-7


2.         The misuse of God’s Name


  1.      The ___________________ misuse of God’s name


  1.      The not-so-obvious but even ____________ misuse of God’s name


“The third commandment takes aim at presumptuous claims of divine authority for actions, etc. that are not truly consistent with God’s character, or which do not have his true blessing.”

-Daniel Heimbach, Ethics Professor, Southeastern Baptist Seminary


“Do not be rash with your mouth, and let not your heart utter anything hastily before God. For God is in Heaven and you are on earth; therefore let your words be few.”          -Ecclesiastes 5:2


What image of God do people have because of your words and deeds?


“You are our letters…known and read by all men…clearly you are a letter of Christ.”                                  2 Corinthians 3:2-3


3.         The Proper use of God’s name


  1.            ____________________ in His name!        


Psalm 105:1-3                              Psalm 20:5



  1.            ____________________ in His name!


2 Chronicles 7:14


  1.            Be __________________ in His name!


2 Timothy 2:19


  1.             Do _________________ you do in His name!



Colossians 3:17


       E.             Serve and __________________ in His name!      




“But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name”                 -John 1:12


“Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under Heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”                -Acts 4:12