Archive for 'Parables'

Dragnets of Christ

Mathew 13: 47-53 Jer 18: 1-6 / Ps 146: 1-6 The kingdom of Heaven is like a dragnet that is cast in the sea and brings in a haul of all kinds of fish. (Matthew 13:47) Help us not to fear, Lord Jesus If we must lead a life of pain, In propagating Your Good […]

The Hidden Treasure

Matthew 13:44-46 Jer 15:10,16-21 / Psa 59 The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field. (Matthew 13:44) Where is the wisdom of having A life of wealth […]

The Evil Sown Among Us

Matthew 13: 36-43 Jer 14:17-22 / Psa 79:8,9,11,13 The weeds are the sons of the evil one, and the enemy who sows them is the devil. (Matthew 13:38-39) No evil seeds sown will prevail, God’s Word exposed the greatest liar, His scheming deeds are known to fail, His destiny’s eternal fire. Then he left the […]

The Smallest to the Greatest

Matthew 13: 31-35 Jer 13:1-11/Dt 32:18-21 It is the smallest of all the seeds, yet when full grown it is the largest of shrubs. (Matthew 13:32) To make the bread of life expand, Mix a pinch of love as yeast, and knead, Christ’s parables we’ll understand With faith as small as a mustard seed. Jesus […]

The Weeds Among the Wheat

Matthew 13: 24-30 Jer. 7: 1-11/ Ps 84: 3-6, 8, 11 . . . while you are pulling the weeds, you may uproot the wheat with them. Let both grow together until the harvest. (Matthew 13: 29-30) In God have faith and do not fear If weeds of hate among us grow, Not long to […]

Be the Rich Soil for God’s Word

Matthew 13:18-23 Jer. 3:14-17 / Jer.31:10-13 To anyone who has, more will be given and he will grow rich; from anyone who has not, even what he has will be taken away. (Matthew 13:12) The seed of God’s Word has been sown And has taken root in our heart. . . Christ’s teachings that we […]