The Aquifer Within

The Aquifer Within

John 4:14

…but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again.  The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.”

Chapter 4 of the Gospel of John tells the story of Jesus and the Samarian woman.  Jesus is traveling through Samaria on his way to Galilee and he stops by Jacob’s Well to rest.  A woman who is Samarian comes to the well to draw water and Jesus asks her for a drink.  A brief conversation ensues and Jesus says:

Jesus answered her, “If you knew the gift of God, and who it is that is saying to you, ‘Give me a drink,’ you would have asked him, and he would have given you living water.” Continue reading