A Fruitful Harvest

This has been a good year for the two apple trees in our garden. There are plenty of good-sized fruit. We have fed and watered the trees over the summer and we followed the advice of the TV gardeners and thinned the tiny fruit as they were forming so that we would get a good number of large apples rather than hundreds of tiny ones – and it worked! This is in contrast to last year when the trees bore a single blossom and no fruit. There is something hugely satisfying in harvesting a crop of fruit or vegetables that we have grown ourselves. The Bible is full of images and promises of fruitfulness from Genesis to Revelation. In Psalm 1, we read that people who avoid wrongdoing and delight i

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