The scripture references below go with today’s post of A Nonchurchgoer’s Guide to Jesus and His Kingdom.
Matthew 13:31-32 (The smallest of seeds can produce the greatest of harvests.)
Luke 8:15 (Note the requirement of “an honest and good heart.”)
2 Corinthians 9:10 (Note “the harvest of your righteousness,” which results from the seed of Christ growing in human hearts.)
James 1:21 (Unless the word of Christ is implanted in you, it cannot save your soul. And does not the “putting aside of wickedness” remind you of the “honest and good heart” in Luke 8:15?)
If you are familiar with the Bible, or if you want to hear more from it, you may want to read one of my other blogs: A Bible Reader’s Guide to Jesus and His Kingdom.
Any quotations of Scripture are taken from the NASB, unless otherwise noted.