Suggested Icebreaker: What is your favorite television show of all time?

*** Summarize this week’s message from the Pastor’s Sermon Notes. ***

Passage: Matthew 13:3-9, 18-23

1.  Who do the fowls of the air (mentioned in verse 4) represent, and why do they devour the good seed?

2.  Why do you think different people bear different amounts of fruit, as we see in verse 8?

3.  If most of the seed you’re sowing is not going to produce fruit, why bother sowing it?  Do you think that not understanding the answer to this question has hindered the spread of the gospel?

4.  What do you think Jesus means by his statement in verse 9 “Who has ears to hear, let him hear.”?

5.  Application:  Which of the types of soil described in this passage describes your heart today?

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