The Persimmon tree has beautiful leaves
and plenty of fruit. So much of it is too high to pick with my 12 foot pole
fruit picker, so the birds feast on them when ripe.
Mat 6:25 Therefore I say
unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall
drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than
meat, and the body than raiment?
Mat 6:26 Behold the fowls of the air: for
they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly
Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?
The laundry basket is full of fruit. I
will cut most of them up and dry them in the oven on racks. The pulp is frozen
to make cookies and bread. Many leaves cover the ground in the back
Gen 1:12 And the earth brought forth
grass, and herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose
seed was in itself, after his kind: and God saw that it was good.
In the front yard I was up early raking
leaves for a compost bin. The cold air fogged the camera lens. Late falling
walnuts were sprinkled on the ground with early falling
Lev 26:4 Then I will give you rain in
due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field
shall yield their fruit.
I gathered several buckets full. This
morning the winds were blowing again with cold rain, so I have more to do. Lots
of work in the fall and rewards for those willing to labor. Nuts for the
Gen 43:11 And their father Israel said
unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in
your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a little balm, and a little
honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds:
A most beautiful tree shows it's glory
at the end of our street. The leaves are spectacular, but they fall in about two
weeks, leaving a bare tree and no fruit. What kind of tree are
Psa 1:1 Blessed is the man that walketh
not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor
sitteth in the seat of the scornful.
Psa 1:2 But his delight is in the law
of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
Psa 1:3 And he
shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his
fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth