The Beginning – The Well Series – Part 3

The Beginning – The Well Series – Part 3

The Beginning – The Well Series – Part 3 - Pocket Fuel on John 1:1

In the beginning the Word already existed. John 1:1 (NLT)

The Beginning – The Well Series – Part 3

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In John 4, we have

a well with history;
a woman with history;
and Jesus… with history.

As we talked about in part one of this series, Jacob's well was a melting pot of circumstances and history. It was a place of joy and pain; divinity and idolatry; holiness and humanity. Jacob’s well is central to Jewish, Samaritan, Christian, and Muslim traditions alike. It’s not just a well; it’s a symbol of everything that had happened around it. All of it – mess, joy, scared, depraved, holy, chaos… it all happened at Jacob's well (the stories it could tell would burn my grandmother's ears *wink*).

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