Thursday, March 14, 2013

The Water We Drink

Do not be deceived by the water we drink. Though it may taste good and though it may call us near. Remember it's source. There is One who offers to quench our thirst beyond what we can find on our own.

From your perspective it may appear worth it. But what if what you are filling your life with- to quench your thirsts in life- is like this photo.

My baby girl sneaking a sip form the trash can. :)

We are meant to thirst. As long as we are alive. If we are created in the likeness of an entity that is beyond our realm of understanding, than would there not be longings within us that are beyond our realm to satisfy?


... for he satisfies the thirsty and fills the hungry with good things. NLT Psalm 107:9Is anyone thirsty? Come and drink--even if you have no money! Come, take your choice of wine or milk--it's all free! NLT Isaiah 55:1

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. NIV Matthew 5:6

And likewise the cup after they had eaten, saying, “This cup that is poured out for you is the new covenant in my blood. Luke 22:20

To truly satisfy, drink from the cup Jesus Christ offers. Nothing that appears good to us is good enough to fully satisfy. When you thirst, be glad. Because it is our time of thirst that deepens our appreciation for the source that quenches it. Consider your source.

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