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His Pruning Grace

In gardening some things need to be deadheaded, which is a way of removing already bloomed flowers to enhance further growth. Roses for one, are cut a certain way to train them in which way to grow. Herbs, lettuces and other flowers produce more when they are picked often. It is beneficial to some plants to prune them. In His garden, God prunes as well. He tends to it, and those who abide in Him will bear much fruit. There is nothing that we can do without abiding in Him. A gardener cares for his crops and God cares for …

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Jesus is the Life Changer: Day 5

    Gardening and Life – Both Have to Be Worked Gardening is high on the subject of farmers and homemakers alike. It’s time to till the soil. It’s time to break up that fallow ground and remove the clods and make the soil ready for the seeds and the plants. Without working the ground, you’d never make a garden worth having. Try putting seeds out on flat untilled ground. The birds will swoop in and take most of the seeds. If there are any left, they might germinate but they won’t be strong enough to flower or be fruitful. …