THE KINGDOM PARABLES
Scripture: Matthew 13:3
Time Signature: 4/4
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: I love to hear the stories that Jesus taught His friends. His stories help me understand how He wants me to live.
Verse 2: The kingdom is so special that it is like a pearl. It’s also like a treasure that someone’s looking for.
Verse 3: The kingdom’s like a supper that you’re invited to. Some people choose to stay away, I hope that won’t be you.
Verse 4: The kingdom’s like some leaven or a small mustard seed. It starts out very little Then grows up big indeed.