This small stream literally runs out of the rock. Miles away, rainfall seeps in the cracks in the rock until eventually it emerges like this. Many Bible passages speak of water gushing from the rock (Deuteronomy 8:15; Exodus 17:6; Psalm 105:41).The miracle is not that the water comes from the rock. this is commonplace in the land. The miracle is that it came where and when God commanded.

The rock shown here is a picture of God because the Bible described the rock from which the water came as God himself.

The Israelites learned to know God as living water as it provides a beautiful metaphor of the Christian life: God is the Rock. I am thirsty. Living water comes from the Rock.


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Upcoming Tours

We would love to walk with you in the Holy Land. Here are upcoming opportunities:

Nov 01 — Nov 15, 2020
Walking with the Patriarchs
Led by George DeJong
Spring 2021
Israel in Depth
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Summer 2021
Ancient Paths to Modern Leadership
Led by George DeJong
Sep 18 — Oct 02, 2021
Israel & Turkey in Depth
Led by George DeJong
Fall 2021
Through the Roof
Led by George DeJong