This is where I add notes and thoughts as I study the Bible. Please feel free to comment.
Did you know that, as Christians, we should be praying that Jesus puts us in manure? Really. You may feel like you have enough, well, manure in your life; it’s not so! If we are to be productive in God’s kingdom, we need His manure. Just read Luke 13:6-9:
And he told this parable: “A man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard, and he came seeking fruit on it and found none. And he said to the vinedresser, ‘Look, for three years now I have come seeking fruit on this fig tree, and I find none. Cut it down. Why should it use up the ground?’ And he answered him, ‘Sir, let it alone this year also, until I dig around it and put on manure. Then if it should bear fruit next year, well and good; but if not, you can cut it down.’”