THE PARABLE OF THE GROWING SEED
Spiritual growth cannot be measured by a stopwatch. The kingdom of God may begin in a person’s life in an instant, but its growth becomes visible only with the passing of time and the practice of faithfulness. This is one aspect of the kingdom of God that Jesus describes in the parable of the growing seed, a story that is recorded only by Mark. Let’s read this passage. Mark 4:26-29.