Jesus was becoming popular in Judea.
He knew the Pharisees were watching Him so He left Judea. He comes upon a well in Sychar: Jacob’s well. A woman comes and Jesus speaks to her. “Give me a drink.” Samaritans and Jews do not interact if avoidable. Also, man to strange woman is touchy. But Jesus loved this woman and knew He had the best gift to offer anyone. He knew she would be receptive!
“How is it you, a Jew, talk to a Samaritan?” Jews have no dealings with Samaritans. “If you knew the gift of God and who I am, you would ask for living water.” Read more of this post
BuzzFeed’s ‘I’m Christian, But I’m Not’ viral video accidentally updated the Pharisee’s ‘Thank God I’m not like other men’ prayer Jesus warns us about.
Ms. Hemmingway, whom I am taking ques from, took her readers right to the wisdom of Jesus by referring to the parable in Luke 18
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After being in the LDS Church for 30 years, I began reading the New Testament. What was there shocked me.
This is the story about Lynn, formerly a Mormon, and the miraculous intervention that took place in her family.
I’ve had a family member get connected to the Mormon Church. Myra’s outcome was not so wholesome as Lynn’s outcome. I am not sure Myra was a believer in the first place. The Mormon missionaries treated her badly and that lead to her demise. Today she is mentally unstable.
Lynn had a utopian existence in of all places Alpine, Utah.
That all began to change one day when she received a phone call from her son Micah.
Read more here.
Worship with me the Great and the Almighty God who sites on the throne in Heaven right now with the Son of God at the Father’s side interceding for His blessed children.
…they did this to my Savior!