…when the Samaritans came to him, they urged him to stay with them, and he stayed two days.
How Jesus Loved People
Jesus was on his way to Galilee when He encountered the woman at the well. It should have been just a short break for water and maybe a little food before continuing on to His destination, but that’s not how it worked out.
His Holy Spirit led conversation there at the well, led to the people of that Samaritan town to urge Him to stay. So, He did. For two days Jesus shared the words of eternal life with the Samaritan townspeople.
How to Love Like Jesus — Living Water and the Fluid Life
I love the way Jesus describes the Holy Spirit as living water because when we’re led by the Holy Spirit, our lives often become fluid. (John 7:37-39)
I used to live a life that was just the opposite. I was scheduled to the hilt. I scheduled activity after activity, meeting after meeting, appointment after appointment, both professionally and personally. My motivation was sincere.
This a great article by Kurt over at bennett’s blog about living a life that is Spirit led. Instead of rushing to and fro, we slow down and listen for the Holy Spirit’s leading.
To finish reading this article, please head over to http://kurtbennettbooks.com/2012/09/01/how-to-love-like-jesus-living-water-and-the-fluid-life-john-440/ While you are there why not check out the rest of Kurt’s blog and let him know something he wrote blessed you.
About the author: Greg is a strong believer in Jesus Christ and is also a political analyst, author, and is the Editor-in-Chief for the National War Council. By day he is a self-employed non-emergency medical transport driver, as well as being an author and blogger. His articles are first published on Inspirational Christian Blogs, and I Am Not Ashamed of the Gospel of Christ! From there the articles are widely published on many well-known conservative websites. If you would like to republish his articles, please feel free to do so leaving all links intact and crediting the author and the website that the article appeared on.
Greg is the author of the newly released book: Spiritual Darkness is Destroying America and the Church
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