Abiding in the Vine (John 15:1-11)

Abiding in the Vine
John 15:1-11

True Vine = Jesus
Vinedresser = Father
Fruitful branches = Believers
Fruitless branches = Unbelievers
Fruit = Obedience 

I.  The Vinedresser removes fruitless branches (2)
    A. Branches that do not abide in the Vine do not produce fruit (4)
    B. Fruitless branches are burned in the fire (6)

II. The Vinedresser prunes fruitful branches (2)
    A. Fruitful branches must abide in the Vine (4)
    B. The Vinedresser takes special care of fruitful branches (7, 11)