Need some encouragement to step into what God is calling you to do? Here’s some truth to hold onto this Sunday!

“Such confidence we have through Christ before God. Not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything for ourselves, but our competence comes from God. He has made us competent as ministers of a new covenant—not of the letter but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the...
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“Sometimes you go build a water well, and you expect the Lord to use you in your brokenness to make an impact in a desperate place, and he does. Yet, in those moments he ALSO uses laughter, slip-n-slides, and pick-up games of soccer (that you are no good at) with the most joyful kiddos to show you his goodness and constant pursuit of you. Man, he sure is funny like that. You hope to make an...
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See that water she’s holding? Filled with dirt, bacteria, insects, and waterborne diseases, it was the very best source of water she had. But, thanks to your love and sacrifice, this Honduran girl and her community now have the safe water they need.

Because of you, over five million people around the world now drink from safe, sustainable water sources. How could we ever say “Thank you!”...
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Don’t be late to the party! Sign up for our first World Water Day 5k between now and Saturday, and we’ll enter you into a drawing to win #1. Five Chick-fil-A meals, sweet treats, and one mini Chick-fil-A plush cow if you’re a Houston safe water advocate, and #2. a $30 Chick-fil-A gift card if you’re a virtual runner.

To be entered into the drawing, all you have to do is #1. Register at this...
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The wait is over!!! Ladies, join us for The Common Well's Yoga Gathering benefiting Living Water International Sunday, March 5th at South Congress Hotel in Austin, Texas!

Along with an empowering yoga practice led by our friends at Wander Lust Yoga, we will be viewing Living Water's short film, The Future Now, which illustrates the challenges and redemption that...
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We love it when safe water advocates find creative ways to give back! Between now and March 4, Carol Kee’s hosting a Noonday Collection trunk show ([ Bit.ly Link ] with 100% of her proceeds donated to Living Water International.

Noonday Collection, an organization dedicated to empowering women in some of the world’s most vulnerable communities, partners with artisans from many of the...
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“The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”—James 5:16, NIV

Today, would you take a moment to pray for rain and food provision for the people of northern Kenya? With the rainy season not due until April, Kenyans are in the midst of a drought so severe that the local Red Cross has stated that 2.7 million of its people could face starvation.
“With your help I can advance against a troop; with my God I can scale a wall. …It is God who arms me with strength and keeps my way secure. He makes my feet like the feet of a deer; he causes me to stand on the heights. He trains my hands for battle; my arms can bend a bow of bronze. You make your saving help my shield, and your right hand sustains me; your help has made me great.”—Psalm...
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Using Amazon to do some online shopping this weekend? Don’t forget to use Amazon Smile, and choose Living Water International as your charity of choice! Over 300 families have received safe water thanks to your purchases through Amazon Smile! [ Amazon.com Link ]
“I know your deeds. See, I have placed before you an open door that no one can shut. I know that you have little strength, yet you have kept my word and have not denied my name.”—Revelation 3:8, NIV

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Sign up now to reserve your spot in Living Water International’s first World Water Day 5k on March 25 — a fun event for the whole family! Whether you join us in Houston, or sign up to be a virtual runner, you’ll be helping to bring safe water to the people of Liberia.

Go to water.cc/5k to sign up now!
Looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience for you or your family? Join us in Honduras May 6-13 when we have the privilege of being Christ’s hands and feet as we bring safe water and the gospel—a new beginning—to an entire community. ⠀
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Email Kim Rathgeber at krathgeber@water.cc for more information or go for all upcoming short-term trip dates and locations.⠀
You are LOVED! Happy Valentine’s Day from your biggest fans!


“And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.” – Ephesians 3:17-19, NIV
“And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.”—1 Corinthians 13:13, NIV

by Stan Patyrak, by Brady Kosel
“Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails.”—1 Corinthians 13:6-8, NIV

by Kristen Bittel, by Brady Kosel
“If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing. Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.” –1 Corinthians 13:3-5, NIV
“If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing. Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.” –1 Corinthians 13:3-5, NIV
Instead of spending money on Valentine’s Day this year, social work graduate student Jordan Deines, along with a team of fellow students, has decided to show the Ntungamo Village community in Rwanda love by partnering with Living Water International as they raise money for a new safe water well.

Between now and February 15th, for every time you donate $6.63 to Ripple or use...
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“This is what the Lord says…see, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.”—Isaiah 43:16 & 19, NIV

Photo by Andrea Howey (@andrearhowey)
Did you know that the amount of water used in a two-minute shower is more than many people in sub-Saharan Africa have to live on for an entire day?