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All-Name Teams #20


Featuring names from across the world of sports

And now we’re grown-up orphans … never knew their names.
We don’t belong to no one, that’s a shame.
… And I won’t tell ’em your name.
— “Name” by Goo Goo Dolls (the band)

All-Construction Team 2
Kristin Carpenter — volleyball
Na’il Diggs — football
Derrick Mason — football
Robin Soderling — tennis
Nail Yakupov — hockey

All-Farm Team 1
Gareth Bale — soccer
Kenjon Barner — football
Pat Tillman — football
Zacharias “Buck” Wheat — baseball
Rayfield Wright — football

All-Heart Team 2
Shasta Averyhardt — golf
Su’a Cravens — football
Matt Hartline — football
Tysyn Hartman — football
Michael Hartvigson — football


All-Name Teams #8


Featuring names from across the world of sports

He was humble and walked the path of obedience all the way to
death — his death on the cross. For this reason God raised him
to the highest place … and gave him the name that is greater than any other name.
— the apostle Paul*

… At this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not realize that it was Jesus. He asked her, “Woman, why are you crying? Who is it you are looking for?”

Thinking he was the gardener, she said, “Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him, and I will get him.”

Jesus said to her, “Mary.”

— the apostle John**

All-Cross Team
Troy Aikman — football
Carlo Costly — soccer
Na’il Diggs — football
Paul “The Truth” Pierce — basketball
Danny Woodhead — football

All-Resurrection Team
Skylar Diggins — basketball
Gregg Easterbrook — writer
Dashon Goldson — football
Mark Lazarus — sports TV executive
Dante Scarnecchia — football

All-Divine Team 2
Emmanuel Adebayor — soccer
Dale Earnhardt Sr. — auto racing
Gary Emanuel — football
Robert Godhigh — football
Jesus Montero — baseball
All-Divine Team 1

* Philippians 2:8-9, Good News Translation
** John 20:14-16, New International Version

Do you believe Jesus of Nazareth has the greatest name, the highest value, the best brand in the universe? Or do you see some other person as being a cut above?

A further question: At the end of the day, who is your go-to person?

I hope and pray that you and I will know as our go-to person the One who truly has the preeminent name.