God is the only licensed fruit inspector

Fruit brings beauty, joy and good health to all. Yet, it’s also used in Scripture as an example of righteousness and authenticity.

“For a good tree does not bear bad fruit, nor does a bad tree bear good fruit. For every tree is known by its own fruit. For men do not gather figs from thorns, nor do they gather grapes from a bramble bush” (Luke 6:43-44, NKJV).

From the text we see the responsibility to live properly through the transformation of the gospel (Romans 12:1-2). Continue reading “God is the only licensed fruit inspector”