Teaching a Crowd with Parables
And he began to teach by the seaside: and there was gathered unto him a great multitude, so that he entered unto a ship, and sat in the sea; and the whole multitude was by the sea on the land. (Mark 4: 1)
And he taught them many things by parables, and he said unto them in his doctrine, (3) Hearken; Behold, there went out a sower to sow: (4) And it came to pass as he sowed, some fell by the wayside, and the fouls of the air came and devoured it up. (Mark 4: 2-4)
It’s hard to count how many drafts go into each BibleRhymes story! Between the characters on the beach, the boats, the little donkey (and don’t forget the main characters) this illustration needed quite a few drafts before going into BibleRhymes’ Galilee Storm.