There’s no question that Billy Graham left a legacy – but just what kind of “legacy” are we talking about? Sure, thousands – if not millions – may have walked the aisle and asked Jesus into their hearts in his crusades, but will it matter in the Kingdom?
Behind all greenery, gifts and grog, the militant adoration of the Christmas season causes bondage in the lives of those people who choose to participate in it.
Without studying the history of their faith, most Christians assume that, after the book of Acts and the death of the original apostles, the faith was carried forward without issue and remained doctrinally the same. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Yeshua likened the fruit of a false prophet to thorns and thistles. Contrary to what you may think, this addresses a much deeper dynamic than what you see with the surface-level idolatry, sexual immorality and greed that you see in today’s charismatic circles.
Yeshua said that you will be able to discern between true and false prophets by looking at their fruit. Discerning good fruit in a prophet is simple when you understand the relationship of the grape and the fig to the nation of Israel.