April 28, 2019 – The Offense of the Word

Mark 4:16 And these are they likewise which are sown on stony ground; who, when
they have heard the word, immediately receive it with gladness;

17 And have no root in themselves, and so endure but for a time: afterward, when
affliction or persecution ariseth for the word’s sake, immediately they are offended.

Matthew 10:22 And ye shall be […]

April 21, 2019 – The Stony Heart

Matthew 13:5 Some fell upon stony places, where they had not much earth: and
forthwith they sprung up, because they had no deepness of earth:

6 And when the sun was up, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they
withered away.

20 But he that received the seed into stony places, the same is he […]

April 14, 2019 – The Wayside Heart

Matthew 13:4 And when he sowed, some seeds fell by the way side, and the fowls
came and devoured them up.

Luke 8:5b And it was trodden down, and the fowls of the air devoured it.

Matthew 13:19 When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it
not, then cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away […]

April 6, 2019 – The Seed–The Word of God



Our theme this quarter comes from Jesus’ teachings concerning the Word of God and
the effect it has upon the hearts of mankind. Using many examples from agriculture, He
described four basic conditions of the heart by comparing them to different types of ground,
compared […]