“Jesus … said unto her, Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again: But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water … shall be in him a well … springing up into everlasting life.” (John 4:13–14.) Painting by Carl Heinrich Bloch "Christ and the Samaritan Woman"
It pays off to not be so judgemental... you sure get to know a lot more people when you aren't(:
“Come unto Christ, and be perfected in him, and deny yourselves of all ungodliness; and if ye shall [do this], and love God with all your might, mind and strength, then is his grace sufficient for you, that by his grace ye may be perfect in Christ; and if by the grace of God ye are perfect in Christ,… and deny not his power, then are ye sanctified in [Him]… unto the remission of your sins, that ye become holy, without spot.” (Mor. 10:32-33; the Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ)
Come Unto Christ Variety Young Womens Theme by GreenJelloSalad, $3.00
There are things that come "in the original package" and we do not decide, who our parents are, where we are born, our race and our physical characteristics. We get from our family and society, our beliefs, attitudes and social culture. However, the most important part of our identity is defined by he spiritual path we take by choice, because it determines our eternal destiny. Jesus said: The gate is narrow and the road is difficult, and only a few ever find it.
“Jesus’s teachings were not meant to be theoretical. Always they were to be acted upon.” In what ways are you applying what the Savior taught as “a continuous commitment and way of life… at all times and in all places”? From Elder Dallin H. Oaks’ www.pinterest.com... April 2013 General Conference message ‘Followers of Christ’ www.lds.org/...