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Daily devotion: Proverbs 23:9. Wasted breath.

Proverbs 23:9 Don’t waste your breath on fools, for they will despise the wisest advice.

This weekend we played one of the toughest teams in the country. 698 more words

The Sower

Parables of the Kingdom: The Sower Matthew 13:1-17; 18-23

Many of us are familiar with the parable of the sower. We have learned it in Sunday School, and we have very likely heard a number of sermons on it. 2,204 more words

Are you alive?

When I was in high school we were taught that for something to be considered alive, it had to grow, change and reproduce. My pastor had a message last week on winning souls. 707 more words


Rich Soil

Any gospel story about farmers or others growing things is always heartening to me as I become more and more conscious of the beauty and the things of earth. 115 more words

The Parable of the Sower

And when a great crowd was gathering and people from town after town came to him, he said in a parable, “A sower went out to sow his seed. 704 more words


Sow What

Chew on this:

“A farmer went out to sow his seed. As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. 147 more words


Alliteration in Luke 8:5

In my translation for this morning I noticed some alliteration:

Ἐξῆλθεν ὁ σπείρων τοῦ σπεῖραι τὸν σπόρον αὐτοῦ (Lk 8:5)

As I translated the text, I noticed that the alliteration is naturally retained in an English translation, “A sower went out to sow his seeds.”

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