One of my favorite verses in the New Testament has been John 4:4 (NKJV)
And He needed to go through Samaria.
Jesus insisted on going that direction, a direction the majority of Jews refused to go because of their disdain for the Samaritans. What follows this verse is the well-known story of Jesus and the Woman at the Well. She’s never named, but her story is so important. It’s almost as if God doesn’t tell us her name because she symbolizes all of us.[Read more…] about Jesus and the Woman at the Well