The Bible Is the Seed, Not the Fruit

In Romans 10 we learn that the word of God is how people come to faith. God’s word is the seed that is sown and blossoms into faith in people’s lives, but what comes out of a seed is overwhelmingly stuff-that-is-not-more-seeds. There are the roots, trunk, and branches of a tree; then there is the fruit, the flesh of which is often more massive than the seeds inside. Essentially I want to say that we should not reject other products of the tree simply because they vary from the seeds in quality. Continue reading The Bible Is the Seed, Not the Fruit