Joh 13:10 Jesus saith to him, He that is washed needeth
not save to wash his feet, but is clean every whit:
and ye are clean, but not all.
Joh 13:11 For he knew who should betray him;
therefore said he, Ye are not all clean.
are others words given for cleansing, the water can
mean the word of God.
Joh 15:3 Now ye are clean through the word
which I have spoken unto you.
The Cormorant is a diver. Baptism means being immersed in water.
The squirrel watches and perhaps is thinking
that he too needs cleansing.
when he walks, runs and leaps.
A word for a balanced life is moderation.
We are to be living a consistent life and not falling
by our feelings or into the ways of evil.
Php 4:5 Let your moderation be known unto all men.
The Lord is at hand.
The outside appears to be clean and white
and the heart is to be clean too.
Psa 51:10 Create in me a clean heart, O God;
and renew a right spirit within me.
Faith in Jesus removes our sins
and when we sin we confess in prayer to the LORD.
1Jn 1:9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins,
Titus 3:5 Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;