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The Mystery of the Sown Seed

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“And said, ‘The kingdom of God is as if a man should scatter seed on the ground. He sleeps and rises night and day, and the seed sprouts and grows; he knows not how. 1,983 more words

Patience, Foresight and Mindset

Mark Batterson, author, speaker, church planter, and all round incredible man of God once shared that ‘we need the patience of the planter, the foresight of the farmer and the mindset of the sower.’  1,178 more words


Reading Between the Lectionary Lines June 10-17

For the summer I am Reading Between the Lectionary Lines by looking at the scripture passages that the Revised Common Lectionary skips over. 

This week our “in between passage” is Mark 4:1-25. 1,071 more words

The Importance of Weed Control

Weeds are the pits. It doesn’t seem to matter what type of soil they’re in, it’s like they thrive in any condition.

We have trees that shade our yard. 1,279 more words


Parable of the Sower

Matthew 13: 18-23

“Listen then to what the parable of the sower means: When anyone hears the message about the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what was sown in their heart. 415 more words

The Sower of The Seed

The farmer
Scatters seed across the field
Firmly rooting them within the ground
In depths well calculated

The farmer
Who waters seeds regularly
Floods the ground in vast abundance… 81 more words

The Activity Trap

One of the contributing factors to the general lack of missional fruitfulness by the traditional western church is the mindset that confuses the evangelistic ‘Activities’ designed to produce missional fruit with the desired missional ‘Outcomes’ themselves. 474 more words

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