John 15: 5
I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.
5The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” 6The Lord replied, “If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it would obey you.
Other seed fell among thorns, which grew up and choked the plants, so that they did not bear grain.
But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.
Other seed fell among thorns, which grew up with it and choked the plants.
[ A Tree and Its Fruit ] “No good tree bears bad fruit, nor does a bad tree bear good fruit.