“That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the lake. Such large crowds gathered around, him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while the people stood on the shore. Then he told them many things in parables, saying…” (Matthew 13:1-3; NIV, emphasis added). Jesus goes on to tell the crowds about a farmer sowing seed:The Parable of The Sower.
Jesus told stories to communicate truth. So, how does that play out for us?
Come read my blog, "Parabolic Tales for the Ages."