In His economy, God desires to be the fountain of living waters for His people to drink and be filled with! He is the source, the fountain, of the water of life – and He calls us all to come and drink! So wonderful! As the living waters, Christ is also the sure mercies shown to David! Right after Isa. 55:1-2 where God issues a call for everyone to come and drink, He says in verses 3-4,
Incline your ear and come to Me; Hear, so that your soul may live; And I will make an eternal covenant with you, Even the sure mercies shown to David. Indeed, I have given Him as a Witness to the peoples, A Leader and a Commander to the peoples.
Christ was given to us as the sure mercies shown to David – He is the center of the divine provisions to Israel, and also to all God’s people! Why do we need these mercies? Isn’t it enough for us to come and drink of God? … continue reading the answer to this question and the rest of the article via,