The following sermon was preached by Rev. Calum I. Macleod at the Wednesday night prayer meeting 30th September 2009. At Sychar’s well the Samaritan woman was converted but what resulted from her conversion? A sermon under three headings: Christ’s Mission, Christ’s Mandate and Christ’s Magnetism. Multitudes of Samaritans came to Christ on account of this woman’s testimony. His mission was, and is now, to secure the salvation of His people. A harvest of souls was reaped on that day; and today his mandate is the same; “Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest.” To her neighbours she gave testimony to the saving power of Christ and, like a magnet, He drew them all to Himself. Remember, dear Christian, His words to us, “I sent you to reap”.
The text is John 4:39…And many of the Samaritans of that city believed on him for the saying of the woman, which testified, He told me all that ever I did.
the saying of the woman, which testified