We all know the story of the parable of the sower. He scattered seed on different types of ground with varying results but only 1 type actually yielded fruit. That’s the good ground.
We all want that good ground. We all want to be that good ground. Then we go through all sorts of spiritual contortions if not religious and legalistic ones just trying so hard to be the ground that produces a hundred-fold. That’s how we were taught and that’s how we saw others did it. But perhaps there is another way to look at it.
The Word of God For [it is] good that the heart be established by grace. The Message Bible actually puts it this way: The grace of Christ is the only good ground for life. Let’s hear about this good ground today and expect good from God.