Albert Brooks, an actor and comedian, has starred in many live action films, as well as doing voices in such movies as Finding Nemo and The Secret Life of Pets. He is somewhat of a famous name in show business, but he couldn’t enter into the entertainment field by his birth name, which was Albert Einstein. He certainly didn’t want to be confused with the physics genius of the same name!
There is a lot of weight carried in a name. As Christians, we carry the name of Christ with us wherever we go. Our goal is not to distance ourselves from that name, but rather for people to actually see Jesus in us (Rom. 8:29). Let us wear that noble name proudly (James 2:7)!