Search Icon, Magnifying Glass

Marmanold.com

Graduation CapHeartQuestion MarkMagnifying Glass

Entries for #Seeds

Helping the Seeds Grow

The Parable of the Growing Seed – so called by Snodgrass1 – found in Mark 4:26-29 at first glance appears to present an image of a careless and maybe not very intelligent man who aimlessly throws seed around, naps during the growing season, and then harvests whatever happens to grow. First impressions, however, are not always best. On a deeper analysis, the parable reveals an image of humankind participating in the building of the kingdom of God and enjoying the bounty of God’s blessings once his kingdom has been fully realized. Read more...

Posted: Sun, Nov 8, 2015, Words: ~700, Reading Time: 3 min