Summary : ' Living Water '

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A. Gilchrist-Settles

Jesus said” whoever drinks of the water that I will give him shall never thirst; but the water that I give him will become in him a well of water springing up eternal life”

The water that Jesus gives to me is the acceptance of Jesus Christ in my life; thus allowing the Spirit of God to take control of my life, my being, and transform a new life within me. I am enabled to share the God’s love with others. The transformation that is brought forth through Jesus Christ motivates me to seek a Christ like image instead of my worldly image which was made new in the “living water” that Jesus gives .The sinful heart is changed inner and expressed outward by the show of love toward others.
This is commissioned by God that His disciples are to spread the “good news” gospel to all the nations. “Go Therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit teaching them to observe all that I commanded you,” (Matthews28: 19-20, NABS). This is also the church’s method of fulfilling its mission of spreading the gospel. As disciples our heart must be transformed for Christ’s likeness to transfer to others. As a disciple” watch over your heart with all diligence, for from it flows the springs of life,” (Proverb4:23). When we form a close relationship with God and examine the “water” closely we begin to realize that following Christ’s ways are less tedious than trying
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