I had a tougher time writing this sermon this week because I couldn’t stop thinking about this little fig tree. We don’t know much about it, except that it’s at least three years old, and barren. A barren fig tree in the middle of a vineyard seems like a pitiable character. But what good reason might…
What does it mean for a husband to "love" his wife as Christ loved the Church? This kind of Biblical "love" is COMMITMENT to her welfare through self-sacrificing, self-giving leadership.