More than a decade ago I spoke in church about the woman at the well–the crux of which was that this fallen, outcast woman was made wonderfully brave when she found a great treasure–Jesus.
I have long believed that Jesus makes us brave and that being around Him is worth all the mucking about. He is amazing and lovable and that is a silly understatement.
If you dont believe me, see for yourself.
If you are pressed for time start with John