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Planting God's Word in our hearts. How Does Your Garden Grow?. 1. What verse are we learning today? 2. What do we need to grow a garden? 3. How is growing a garden like listening to God’s lessons?. Questions of the day. Matthew 13:23 (NIV)

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Planting god s word in our hearts

Planting God's Word in our hearts.

How Does Your Garden Grow?


Questions of the day

Questions of the day


Today s bible verse

Matthew 13:23 (NIV)

"But the one who received the seed that fell on good soil is the man who hears the word and understands it. He produces a crop, yielding a hundred, sixty or thirty times what was sown."

Today’s Bible verse



Have you ever planted a garden
Have you ever planted a garden?


Gardening work

Gardening = Work


What are some of the things you will need to plant a garden
What are some of the things you will need parents or grandparents plant a garden. There is a lot of work involved in the planting and caring for a garden.to plant a garden?


Breaking ground removal

Breaking Ground & removal



Adding help

Adding help



Most important

Most important


The seed

The seed!


Jesus story

Jesus’ story


Rocky ground

Rocky Ground


Lots of weeds

Lots of weeds


Fertile soil

Fertile soil



Seeds word of god

  • No. plant a garden?

    =

  • The story has a much deeper meaning. In Jesus‘ story, the seeds represent the Word of God

Seeds = word of god


Soil people

= plant a garden?

  • and the soil represents the people who hear the Word. Many times people hear the Word of God, but they don't understand it. They don't take it in. That is like the seed on the footpath. The evil one comes and takes away the seed that has been planted in their heart before it has the opportunity to grow in their life.

Soil = people


Rocky soil excitement fading

= plant a garden?

  • The seed that fell on rocky soil represents those who hear the word and receive it with great joy, but when the newness wears off and the excitement fades, they drift away because they don't have deep roots.

Rocky soil = excitement fading


Weeds worries

= plant a garden?

  • The seed that fell among the weeds represents people who hear God's word and believe what it says, but soon the message is crowded out by the worries of life and the desire to get more stuff. If seed is planted in a bunch of weeds, the weeds will soon take over!

Weeds = worries


Good soil a true believer

= plant a garden?

  • A person who hears God's word, tries to understand what it says and put it into practice in their daily life is like good soil. In good soil, the seed takes root and grows and produces a plentiful harvest. That is the kind of soil that Jesus wants us to be.

Good soil = a true believer


What kind of soil are you
What kind of plant a garden? soil are you?


Time for student questions

??? plant a garden?

Time for student questions


Review questions of the day

Review Questions of the day


Today s prayer

  • Heavenly Father, plant a garden?

    We want to be like the good soil. Help us to study Your Word and put it into practice in our daily life.

    In Jesus' name we pray,

    Amen.

Today’s Prayer



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