“. . . every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit.” John 15:2
I’ve noticed the people I know who most resemble Jesus, hold on to their expectations ever so lightly. [Image by Matt Reinbold via Wikimedia – Labeled for reuse on Google Images. Creative Commons, Text added from GodRunning.com.]
I have found this to be true: “Faith, complete humility, and absolute surrender are what carry us through suffering.” –Joel Stephens Notes: From my notes on Joel Stephens’s excellent teaching. Heard on July 8, 2018 at Foundation… Read More
“The terrible thing, the almost impossible thing, is to hand over your whole self–all your wishes and precautions–to Christ. But it is far easier than what we are all trying to do instead.” -C.S. Lewis
“Now is my soul troubled. And what shall I say? ‘Father, save me from this hour’? But for this purpose I have come to this hour. Father, glorify your name.” John 12:27-28
Read John 12:12-16.