The Relationship Between Roots and Fruit

THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ROOTS AND FRUIT (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) 1) INTRODUCTION – MANY SERMONS AND MUCH TEACHING EMPHASIZING THE FRUIT OF THE CHRISTIAN LIFE THAT WE LOOK FOR IN THE LIFE OF A MATURE CHRISTIAN. GALATIONS 5:22-23 PROVIDES AT LEAST A PARTIAL LISTING: “…the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.” NIV 2) JESUS CURSED THE FIG TREE BECAUSE IT BORE NO FRUIT: Mar 11:12- 14 (NIV) The next day as they were … [Read more...]

Abiding in the Vine

GOD'S FORMULA FOR SUCCESSFUL CHRISTIAN LIVING (ABIDING IN THE VINE) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) I) INTRODUCTION - ON THE EVE OF THE PASSOVER, JESUS CELEBRATED THE PASSOVER MEAL WITH HIS DISCIPLES. (JOHN 13:1) JOHN CHAPTER 13 - 17 GIVES US A FRONT ROW SEAT TO THIS VERY INTIMATE AND SPECIAL EVENT. IT WAS JESUS OPPORTUNITY TO SHARE HIS HEART WITH HIS DISCIPLES BEFORE GOING TO THE CROSS. IT BEGAN WITH JESUS WASHING HIS DISCIPLES FEET. IN CHAPTER 14 JESUS SAID "LET NOT YOUR HEART BE TROUBLED … I … [Read more...]