In Exodus 36, we read about something incredible that happened with the people of God as they worked together to build God’s house. They gave their time, skills, passion, and finance so generously that God, through Moses, told them to STOP GIVING.
Jesus didn’t go through Samaria because it was His only option. He went to Samaria because he really wanted to go. He knew an encounter was about to happen that would change, not just the life of this woman, but a whole village.
Anytime we come to grapple with the Bible we want to challenge ourselves to own these two key questions. Questions that force us to move beyond being a fan, to becoming a follower of Jesus.