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You do the SOWING – God does the GROWING

Mark 4:26-2726And he said, So is the kingdom of God, as if a man should cast seed into the ground; 27And should sleep, and rise night and day, and the seed should spring and grow up, he knoweth not how.

Here we see that the kingdom of God is just like casting seed into the ground. We cast our seed into the ground and God does the GROWING. The productivity of the seed is not determined by the seed itself. It is determined by the ground. The ground must be prepared. In order to produce one hundred fold, we must allow God by His spirit to prepare the ground of our heart. It’s prepared ground that receives the seed and brings forth one hundred fold return. When we sow our seed into other places, we must look to make sure that we are sowing into good ground. Seed will yield different levels of increase in direct relation to the quality of the ground into which it is sown.

Mark 4:16-2016And these are they likewise which are sown on stony ground; who, when they have heard the word, immediately…