The main focus of the parable of the Sower is the condition of the soil. Yeshua describes four different types of soil. More than likely the audience would have understood the fact that only fertile soil produces a good crop, and they would have easily related that to the importance of a fertile heart when it comes...Reading for Next Week: <br />Luke 14:16-24<br /><br />Summary of This Week:<br />The Parable of the Rich Fool (Luke 12:16-20)<br />We looked at how our attitudes toward our (not really ours - what God has given us) money, possessions, and time either show that we are trusting in God to provide for our needs or whether we are trusting in "our" resources to provide for our needs.
Complete summary of Octavia Butler's Parable of the Sower. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Parable of the Sower.