cherry-167361_1920There are is an abundant amount of young fruit trees in our back yard, unfortunately bearing no fruit. Our latest tree which was planted was a cherry tree which was promised to bring forth wonderful fruit by the young man which sold us the young twigs. Needless to say, we were very excited as we waited for the cherries to show themselves. As you can imagine when the budding began and shortly thereafter the fruit began to fall off we were devastated. As I draw the similarities

As I draw the similarities of our cherry tree to the fig tree not bearing any fruit for our Master. The purpose of this cherry tree is to bear fruit and not only was this tree not bearing fruit it was not living up to its purpose and in addition, it was taking up valuable space in our yard.

This is a parable which has been read many times with the same conclusion. Up until this morning, I saw the same perspective over and over again. today was a different story, the gardening perspective.…