Isaiah 48:17 “Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: “I am the LORD your God, who teaches you to profit, who leads you by the way you should go.” God is speaking to Israel (a type of the Church) here and He makes it clear that profit comes from His leading and instruction. To profit means… [Continue Reading]
John 15:8 NKJV “By this My Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit…” When a bunch of bananas is cut off the vine, it appears to be okay for a while. After sitting on the counter top for a couple of days, then it begins to blight. This typifies what happens when a Christian… [Continue Reading]
Who doesn’t want to be more loving, joyful, at peace, patient, kind, full of goodness, faithful, gentle, and self-controlled? Each of those are the fruit that the Bible says we should be bearing (John 15:16). I know I would love to see each one of those more in my own life – wouldn’t you? So, what do we need to do to bear more fruit?