Summary: The comparison of the Christmas Tree and the Christian life or experience.
The Christmas Tree Christian.
1. They are GROUNDED.
a. in love...eph.3:17-20
2. They are GREEN.
( the pine, fir, spruce, and the cedar are all members of the evergreen family. )
a. the life in them...1 jonh 5:10
c. their language...rom. 1:16, rom. 8:35-39
d. their lasting...( these trees have oil in them to repel insects and weather...)
3. They GLOW. ( lights on the tree )
b. they are linked up..vs.34-35 words tell of heart..
4. They have GARNISHINGS on them.
b. peace..rom. 5:1
e. righteousness..2 corin. 5:21
5. There are GIFTS under this tree.
c. rest...matt. 11:28
d. a future..eph.2:3-10
ARE YOU A CHRISTMAS TREE CHRISTIAN!!!