My name is who I am. I may be called one thing by my parents and friends, but I have a name God knows about me that says who I really am inside. I cannot serve God and man, self, or the spirits of this world; I am already choosing one or the other. I wonder, what is my name this moment? Whose am I?
We are human and our cycles of falling to weakness and error are part of the reality of this life. And yet because of God’s Promise by faith, God’s people are called to HOPE. Hope behaves in a way that enacts the Promise as if it is already fulfilled.