How Can Water Do Such Great Things?
The Samaritan woman comes to the well at noon. She is not expecting to see anyone there. Jesus is waiting for her. He asks for a drink of water. She can tell right away that Jesus is a Jew. She does not expect a Jew to treat a Samaritan with respect. Jesus invites her to ask Him for living water. “Whoever drinks the water I give him will never thirst.” How can water do such great things?