By Mike Treneer
“Those who sow in tears will reap with songs of joy.” Psalm 126:5
Jesus often used agricultural metaphors to describe the growth of the Kingdom of God.
• The Kingdom is like “a man sowing seed on the ground. Night and day, whether he sleeps or gets up, the seed sprouts and grows though he doesn’t know how!” Mark 4:26-27
• It is like “a man who sowed good seed in his field, but while everyone was sleeping,...