Rebecca came to draw water at the
spring everyday with the daughters of the city. Because she was
there daily, it was easy for her to be found by Abraham's servants
and included in the genealogy of Jesus Christ.
This is an invitation to come daily
to the wells of Scriptures to draw for your needs for the day.
Rebecca, in fact, got so much water that she, herself, drank. . .her
family, too. . .and Abraham's servants and the camels, too.
The Word of God is meant to
betrothed you to God, to wed you to Christ. And this is given only
to those who know how to draw from the depths of Scriptures, and
draw enough to satisfy the rational and the irrational, like the
The sign that included Rebecca in
the genealogy of Christ was this: "She shall be the bride of
the master, whosoever gives you and the camels drink." So she
becomes the bride of Christ who shares the words of Scriptures to
So draw water daily from the wells
that you may refresh yourself and others. Thirst. . .for only such
souls are chosen to be the bride of Christ.