Harvest

Jesus Explained The Parable of The Sower - Mark 4:10 – 4:20 (commentary)

Jesus explained the parables to those who stayed around after the meeting and really wanted to know the truth. His explanation of the sowing of the seed is compared to giving out the Word of God and the different type of soil is compared to the varying degrees of responses to hea …

The Harvest is Ready - John 4:31 – 4:42 (commentary)

After the woman had left the people urged Jesus to eat with them for they knew He must be hungry (v. 31). However, He told them, “I have food to eat that you know nothing about” (v.32). They thought he was talking about literal food and they wondered where h …

Be Generous And do Good - Galatians 6:6 – 6:10 (commentary)

This portion of scripture is often referred to as “the law of the harvest”, “the law of cause and effect” or “the sowing and reaping principle.” If certain things are done, other things will occur.He starts off by saying that just as the teacher shar …

Pentecost Was The Completion of The Wheat Harvest - Leviticus 23:15 – 23:22 (commentary)

Pentecost, the feast of weeks, was an agricultural feast which celebrated the completion of the wheat harvest. This was celebrated seven weeks, plus one day, after the “feast of first fruits” of barley, had been waved. The word “Pentecost” means “fi …