Scenario: The church at large, particularly here in the USA, though not the entire church, or every individual believer in Jesus Christ, has adapted itself to a false grace gospel. This gospel has all the appearance of being the true gospel, but it is deceptive, for it is a half-truth gospel...
with a recent comment or two regarding 'hard nuts' I recalled that there is the right way and the wrong way to crack hard nuts!
Having done it the wrong way far too many times and wasted a good nut, I finally worked it out!
If you get some hard nuts and want to crack them and enjoy...
The Lord Jesus led me to read John 15 (Select vv. ESV).
Are you in a true relationship with Jesus Christ? Are you genuinely saved from your sins, and bound for heaven? How do you know this? How can you be sure? What did Jesus Christ have to say on this subject?
“I am the true vine, and my...
Thursday, April 27, 2017, 1:06 a.m. – I woke up from sleep with the phrase in mind “Shake someone’s tree and see what falls out.” The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Why Are You Afraid?” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 6:43-49 and Hebrews 12:25-29 (NIV).
I looked up the phrase...
Friday, March 17, 2017, 8:33 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Zeal for Your House.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Isaiah 5:1-7 (ESV).
His Vineyard (vv. 1-2)
Let me sing for my beloved my love song concerning his vineyard: My beloved had a vineyard on a very fertile...
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree they say.
But lets not blame gravity for it all,
for it was clenched with our hands reaching tall.
Tasting so sweet on its way down,
until it hit rock bottom,
like a seed without soil we became rotten.
Yet I keep running to that tree,
to gather its...
as the title says, is there a difference between fruit and doctrine?
Scripturally, there is sound fruit and bad fruit, there is sound doctrine and bad doctrine. Most Christians know that.
The question is, though,
If a person bears good fruit, as in, you will know them by their...