In the Bible there’s the story of Jacob, who rolls away the stone from the well to water Rachel’s sheep. They get married.
Then there’s Moses. He rescues some shepherd girls when they are being harassed and provides water for their flocks. He marries one of them.
It’s just not a guy thing, either. Rebekah provides water for a stranger and his camels, showing herself to be the one for Isaac, son of the stranger’s master. They get married.
Sometimes performing simple acts of service result in some most amazing things.
A lifelong student of the Bible, Peter DeHaan, PhD, wrote the 700-page website ABibleADay.com to encourage people to explore the Bible. His main blog and many books urge Christians to push past the status quo and reconsider how they practice their faith in every area of their lives.