Tags archives: Fruit

  • Hi Mike, Why do you think Jesus cursed the fig tree, and how does it relate to us? This experience is listed in the scripture Mark 11:13-14. I would really appreciate it if you could help me understand it. Thanks, D____ Hi D____, Thank you for your question about why Christ cursed the fig for n... [read more]
  • Dear Mike, Actually this question is not from me. Instead it is from one of my friends and co- brothers in the church. He said that, during the ministry of our Lord Jesus Christ, he spoke most of the time to his disciples, the proof are the four gospels, and only on a few occasions did he speak to ... [read more]
  • Mike, Hope you are well. Was curious if you had any insight as to the spiritual significance of Jesus touching the blind man twice to fully restore his sight. My hunch was that this represents being "in Christ", "yet carnal". M____ Hi M____, You are right on! Here is the healing you reference in Mar... [read more]
  • Mike, You will remember a couple of weeks ago Steven Crook gave a presentation on what it means to stand. The basic point is that one could be standing outside or inside, in the flesh or in Christ. The Greek word for stand is histemi, G2476, which properly denotes an upright and active position li... [read more]