Jesus And The Woman At The Well

By Harrison Woodard

The woman said, “I know the Messiah is coming–the one who is called Christ. When he comes, he will explain everything to us.” Then Jesus told her, “I Am the Messiah!” — John 4:25-26 NLT

Based on John 4:1-43

For years there were whispers about the woman in the village of Sychar. After five marriages, she was now living with another man that was not her husband, and that was a bit of a scandal. She was a Samaritan, a people descended from marriages between Jews and foreigners that had settled in the area. There was a deep division between the Jews and the Samaritans. Jews would routinely travel around Samaria rather than through it.

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