The similarities in our Isaiah and Matthew scriptures are undeniable, and yet these have striking differences. These scriptures use the agricultural imagery of a beautiful vineyard provided by a landowner who carefully prepared the ground, cultivated the soil, and planted the best grape seed. This landowner also anticipated a long-term, relational venture with the security… Continue reading Vineyards
Parables may not be simplistic. We are various soils and we are the sower.
YouTube Our texts on Sunday came from Matthew chapter 13 and it is a collection of parables. Parables are challenging to preach on, because usually an explanation accompanies them limiting how you can translate or interpret that into our time and our place. All of these parables are talking about the kingdom of God and… Continue reading Hidden Parables