Tag - Branches

The Big Tree Trunk

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: John 15:7 If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. O-bservation: The great metaphor by Jesus in John 15 is of the vine or tree trunk and the branches. He tells us that He (Jesus) is "The Big Tree Trunk," and that we the "Followers Of Jesus" are the branches. He says if we stay connected to Him, and if we keep His Word in our heart, anything we ask for will be given to us. A-pplication: Of course, Jesus is the Author...

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Nothing or Something?

S. O. A. P Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: John 15:5 I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. O-bservation: Jesus told His disciples in this passage of scripture that there has to be a power source for all productivity. Certainly branches decorate a vine and look nice, but a branch by itself bears no fruit and withers and dies immediately. The branch only has life, has beauty, and bears fruit because it is connected to the vine. Jesus said, "I am...

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