Without Fruit or Root
Live in Saving Grace – Jude
Without Fruit or Root – Jude 12-16
“They are clouds without rain…tress without fruit…uprooted”
Final Warning: Three Blemishes of Corruption & Truth Tests
- Deception (v. 12-13)
They are empty clouds, fruitless tree, wild waves
Plotting deception or promoting truth
Truth Test: = Am I sincerely seeking the truth?
- Destiny (v. 14-15)
They have committed acts of ungodliness…judgment
Pursuing ungodliness or positioning for godliness
Truth Test: Am I earnestly aiming for the eternal?
- Deeds (v. 16)
They follow their own evil sinful desires
Practicing passions of the flesh or keeping pace with the Spirit
Truth Test: Am I authentically contending for the faith?