Our Name

What’s in a name? For us, it means a lot. There are key scriptural themes that the Lord highlighted to us as we made the decision to name ourselves Branch Community. You can reference these scriptures below.

For a full commentary on these scriptures and what they mean to us you can click this link: Branch Scripture References

You can also listen to a message about these scriptures and how we identify with them: A New Name for a New Season

BRANCH SCRIPTURE REFERENCES

ISAIAH 4:2
In that day the Branch of the Lord will be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the land will be the pride and glory of the survivors of Israel.

ISAIAH 11:1
A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse; from his roots a Branch will bear fruit.

JEREMIAH 23:5
The days are coming, says the Lord, when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, a King who will reign wisely and do what is just and right in the land.

JEREMIAH 33:15
In those days and that time, I will make a righteous Branch spring from David’s line; he will do what is just and right in the land.

ZECHARIAH 3:8
Listen, High Priest Joshua, you and your associates seated before you, who are men symbolic of things to come: I am going to bring my servant, the Branch.

ZECHARIAH 6:12
Tell him this is what the Lord Almighty says: Here is the man whose name is the Branch, and he will branch out from his place and build the temple of the Lord.

All Scripture references are from the New International Version (NIV)