John 15:1-8. Each of us is a branch. Jesus is the vine and God is the farmer. Taking a look at what other words are used for fruit.
Synonyms for fruit:
Verse 5. If we are apart from Jesus, we produce nothing.
Verse 6. If you produce, you are a follower of Jesus
Romans 6:21-23. The result of making a choice is the logical consequence.
Gal. 5:22. The deliverables of having the spirit are these attitudes in our lives.
Gal. 5:17-21. These outline the results of following the flesh.
Eph. 5:8-12..If we are in the light (being in the Lord) will produce results.
Phil.1:8-11. Paul wanted to see results in their lives. He wanted them to be filled with real love and holy things.
Luke 13:6. God is looking for results. He wants us to produce attitudes in our hearts that lead to our lives being filled.
2 Peter 1:5-9. These can only be produced by Christians.
Titus 3:14. Learn to provide real results for real needs.
–Bob Rossow, 5-16-04, p.m.