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The Big Influence Of Small Things
Proper 12 | Ordinary Time 17

from the book

Brett Blair
Tim Carpenter

Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52


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Exegetical Aim: To teach that even though the Kingdom seems inconsequential it has ultimate influence.

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Good morning. Jesus said, "The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. Though it is the smallest of all the seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of all the garden plants and becomes a tree, so that birds of the air come and perch in its branches." Imagine that. A little seed smaller than a BB grows up to be a ten-foot high tree. How does that happen? (response) Can you name something else that's small but has ...

This Children's Sermon titled 'The Big Influence Of Small Things' is based on Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52. This Children's Sermon is excerpted from the book ''. SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...

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