The Promise – His ParablesJuly 26, 2020
“Repentance Is Not the Absence of Struggle; It Is the Absence of Settled Defiance”
― J.D. Greear, Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart: How to Know for Sure You Are Saved
What is a parable?
A Parable is a story that illustrates a spiritual truth.
- The problem this parable is addressing is the condition of the to which the gospel is applied. 13:1-3
- The “sower” is and his future disciples.
- The “seed” is the message.
- The “soil” is the human .
- The heart. 13:4
- The heart. 13:5-6
- The heart. 13:7
“What does it profit a man to gain the whole world and forfeit his soul?” Mark 8:36
- The heart. 13:8-10
Read for next week: Matthew 14:13-21
Memory Verse: “But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” Matthew 6:33