Mark 4:28 King James Version (KJV)
28 For the earth bringeth forth fruit of herself; first the blade,
then the ear, after that the full corn in the ear.
Mark 4:28 Contemporary
English Version (CEV)
28 It is the ground that makes the
seeds sprout and grow into plants that produce grain.
English Version (CEV) Copyright © 1995 by American Bible Society
These are my thoughts.
We grow by Faith, faith in Him is where we are to be grounded.
Job 8:8-10 King James Version (KJV)
enquire, I pray thee, of the former age, and prepare thyself to the search of
we are but of yesterday, and know nothing, because our days upon earth are a
10 Shall not they teach thee, and tell thee, and utter words out of
Job 8:8-10 Good News
8 Look for a moment at ancient wisdom;
consider the truths our ancestors learned.
9 Our life is short, we know nothing at all;
we pass like shadows across the earth.
10 But let the ancient wise people
listen to what they had to say:
Translation (GNT) Copyright © 1992 by American Bible Society
These are my thoughts, please share yours.
8 This was probably all they had at the time to rely on, there
was no scripture, and they of course could have heard the story of creation and
Babel and the flood.
Just because someone older said it a long time ago does not mean it is true, the
truth that matters most is found in the word.
9 Life is short scripture expresses this in Solomon’s books.
We truly do not have a full understanding; we are limited to what we can learn.
This does not mean we are not valued because we are valued enough that Christ died
10 It is wise to listen to what others say but foolish to follow
after everything you hear you have to use discernment.