Shining Lights and Sowing Seeds

Shining Lights and Sowing Seeds

Scripture Reference: Mark 4:21-34

Sermon in a Sentence

Careful hearers of the Word will be faithful sowers of gospel seed and can be confident that God will build His kingdom through the light of Christ and His gospel.

Sermon Outline

  1. Just as a lamp is designed to bring light into a darkened room, so Christ and His message of the gospel are designed to bring light into a darkened world.
  2. Those who have eyes to see and ears to hear must use that which they have been given, or risk losing
  3. The faithful sowing of gospel seed must also be accompanied by patience to wait for the harvest, recognizing that kingdom growth ultimately comes as the result of God’s sovereign work.
  4. What may be viewed as small and insignificant in human terms can be used by God to accomplish great things in His kingdom.