Friday, July 14, 2017
The Double Message of the Parable of the Sower and the Seed
The Double Message of the Parable of the Sower and the Seed:
"I’ve always loved gardening. Seeds I’ve planted include carrot, cucumber, and of course, zucchini. In each case, I’ve planted seeds in neat rows, expecting nearly all of them to sprout and yield fruit. But the farmer in Jesus’ parable (Mat 13:1-23) uses the broadcast method. Lots of seed cast everywhere. And predictably, many of these …"