What Is The Difference Between Works And Fruit

Duke Taber General Teachings

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I am continuing my series on the book of Galatians today. We are going to look at the difference between works and fruit as Paul describes in Galatians 4:21-31.

So many times in modern Christianity, we get confused about what is works and what is fruit.

Works is generally defined as trying to earn your salvation and fruit is defined as how well you are keeping the law. This is not at all the definition that Paul was talking about.

So let’s take a moment to step back and look at the example that Paul gives concerning the difference between trying to live right with God by keeping the law and trusting in God to produce in you a life that is pleasing to Him.