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John 4: 34 Jesus said to them, “My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me, and to finish His work.” Food is a great motivator. Air Jordan 11 Nike Air Max 2017 Dames wit It was the need for food that sparked World War II, it was the need for food that drove Germany into the ill fated invasion of Russia, and it was the need for food that provoked Japan to attack Pearl Harbor and, thus, draw the US into a war that we otherwise were trying to remain distant from. nike air max 90 femme 2017 Jesus often used food to illustrate the Kingdom of Heaven. Peyton Manning Jerseys In this instance, after a long day of journey from Judea toward Galilee, Jesus rested at Jacob’s well while his disciples went into town for food. Nike Kobe There Jesus encountered the Samaritan woman where he explained to her that the water she drew from the well would only lead to eventual thirst again. Rutgers Scarlet Knights Jerseys New Balance 574 mujer But, the water Jesus provided was an everlasting spring of eternal water that gives eternal life. Under Armour Curry 3.0 new balance 577 damskie The result was that Jesus ended up preaching to the whole city. 2017 asics Nike Air Max 2017 Dames sac a dos kanken fjallraven When the disciples returned with food, and after a hard days journey, they encouraged Jesus to eat. bottes timberland pas cher Mississippi State Bulldogs His response to them was, “My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me, and to finish His work.” Have you ever noticed that when you are doing something that you really enjoy doing, something that really motivates you and gives you a sense of fulfillment, it seems that you could go on for days with little to no concern for food? There is this sense of excitement, of accomplishment, that makes you want to keep going. bottes ugg pour homme adidas tubular mujer I think that is what Jesus was telling his disciples: “My food is to do the will of Him…” Such was the source of energy and endurance, not simply food. Air Jordan Retro 8 kanken baratas First, Jesus confirmed that His source of sustenance, of being, of fulfillment was to do the will of the Father. chaussure nike pour homme Second, Jesus affirmed that it was the Father who sent Him, commissioned him to the task for which he was to do. asics tiger NIKE FREE RUN Women SHOES

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