Jesus is in Jerusalem during the Feast of Booths, also known as the Festival of Tabernacles. During this week-long celebration, Israel remembered the intervention of GOD during their wandering in the wilderness, (as described in the book of Exodus).

As part of this holiday, priests would continually carry water from the Pool of Siloam to the altar, as a remembrance of GOD's provision of water for Israel. The last day of the feast is the "great day," when the priests would recite Psalm 118:25 "Save now, I beseech thee, O Lord: O Lord, I beseech thee, send now prosperity. Blessed be he that cometh in the name of the Lord, we have blessed you out of the house of the Lord," while making seven circuits around the altar.

Imagine a whole parade of worshipers and flautists led by the priest to the pool of Siloam (where Jesus told the blind man to bathe his eyes after He put clay over them).

The priest has two golden pitchers. One he fills with water from the pool, and the other is for wine. As the flautists continued to play, a choir of Israelites chanted the opening lines of Psalm 118, "Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever..."

It was on this final and climactic day of the Feast that Jesus took his stand. He cried out, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink. Rivers of living water will brim and spill out of the depths of anyone who believes in me this way, just as the Scripture says.” (John‬ ‭7:37)

Child of the Living GOD, it's been over 2000 years since this event was recorded but Jesus is ‘still’ calling out to all who will listen, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to Me and drink!”

Are your ears awake? Listen. Listen to the Wind Words, the Spirit blowing through the churches. ❤️



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The Lord Bless you for caring ❤️