tree keeps on growing as long as it is lives;
Like a tree, the Christian grows stronger day by day and year by year.
The age of a tree can usually be determined by its annual growth rings.
In dry years they are narrow; in seasons of plentiful rain they are wide.
But the tree always grows some.
Sometimes the growth is
The law of a tree is "grow or die." So it is with the person who delights in the law of the Lord. This person grows spiritually --in easy times and hard, in prosperity and adversity--sometimes rapidly, at other times slowly; but they grow.
The child of God is to be like a tree. The child of God is to be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, always growing.
"Like a tree planted by the rivers of water," the child of God lives, grows, and bears fruit in the desert of this world.
This is God's promise:
"He shall be like a tree."