Deuteronomy 5-8, Part 5 (click here for songs and discussion questions)
Passage: Deuteronomy 5:11
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A name is more than a word, but communicates the character and essence of a person. Why is that important to remember when considering the 3rd commandment?
To take God's name in vain means to treat God's name as common or use it insincerely. How does misusing God's name show contempt for His character?
We reverence God's name when we gather for corporate worship, by living faithfully, and by expressing honor and gratitude to God in all of life's circumstances. Which of those ways stand out most to you this week?
Jesus' name means, "Yahweh saves." How does Jesus' life and ministry fulfill this reality of his name? How does that help us in our seeking to be faithful to this commandment?