The Unfruitful Branch


Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away.
(John 15:2a NASB)

Three reasons branches bear no fruit:
  1. Fruitfulness is hindered if we choose to remain in sin.
  2. Fruitfulness is hindered if we focus on riches and this world.
  3. Fruitfulness is hindered if we give in to apathy.

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Bring Glory to God


What is the purpose of life?

Why do I exist?

I will say to the north, ‘Give them up!’ and to the south, ‘Do not hold them back.’ Bring my sons from afar and my daughters from the ends of the earth— everyone who is called by my name, whom I created for my glory, whom I formed and made.”
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Great Relationships – With God


Do you really believe that God desires to have a relationship with you?

While we were God’s enemies, he made us his friends through the death of his Son. Surely, now that we are his friends, he will save us through his Son’s life. And not only that, but now we are also very happy in God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Through him we are now God’s friends again.
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