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the Word is working on your seed, it will weed out stand in faith until you see it. When you do see the those negative thoughts from your mind. fruit, you will know it’s harvest time. Be diligent to patiently watch and wait and use the A farmer plants corn seed, and then he waits. He Word as your water and cultivator. Soon, you’ll begin hasn’t seen anything since he put the seed into the to see some movement. You’ll begin to see growth. ground, but he keeps his eye on the spot where he And finally, you will receive your harvest! planted the seed. He never forgets that it’s in the This is the way God does things. It’s His plan. ground. He waters it and he fertilizes it. Then, one Every living thing starts as a seed, and produces day, he sees the first signs of the blade coming up— seed. When we understand the way God operates His break ing through the soil. He watches the blade kingdom here on earth, we will be develop into a stalk. As he watches more proficient at planting, believing and waits, he sees the first signs of an Salvation Prayer for and receiving our harvest. Mark ear appear. Then, when the growing If you do not know 4:29 tel ls us, “ W hen the fr uit is time is complete, fully formed kernels brought forth, immediately he [the appear on the ear. The farmer knows sower] putteth in the sickle, because exactly when to harvest that crop. as your Savior and Lord, simply the harvest is come.” What had to happen? Between the pray the following prayer in faith, W hat is the sick le, and how do planting and the harvest there were and Jesus will be your Lord! we put it in? Well, the sickle is the periods of waiting and watching. The Word of God. In His appointed time, farmer never forgot his planting. He Heavenly Father, I come when your seed has come to maturity did what he needed to do to get his to You in the Name of Jesus. Your Word says, “Whosoever because you have used the Word to harvest. He watered and he cultivated. shall call on the name of the water and cultivate it, the Word itself He never had any doubt the seed he Lord shall be saved” and “If thou shalt confess with thy will harvest your crop. One day the planted would become a mighty crop. mouth the Lord Jesus, and very Word you have consistently used One little seed of corn became a stalk shalt believe in thine heart that on your seed will bring the harvest that y ielded hundreds of seeds of God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved” you have been expecting! You will corn on each ear. Ten seeds became (Acts 2:21; Romans 10:9). You receive multiplied return on the seed thousands of seeds. He may have been said my salvation would be you planted! able to count the number of seeds he the result of Your Holy Spirit giving me new birth by comT h i s i s t he k i n g dom of G o d planted, but it would take a lot of time ing to live in me (John 3:5-6, operating—the seed of the Word and effort to count the number of 15-16; Romans 8:9-11) and that if I would ask, You would fill of God enters your heart. In the seeds he harvested! Glory to God! me with Your Spirit and give me fertile soil of your heart the seed is the ability to speak with other activated. It grows there, fully alive God’s Plan for Harvest tongues (Luke 11:13; Acts 2:4). I take You at Your Word. yet unseen. Then it begins to make This is the same way you receive I confess that Jesus is Lord. its appearance until the day it is fully the har vest on ever y k ind of seed And I believe in my heart that formed, bearing fruit, yielding more you sow in life. You sow the seed of You raised Him from the dead. Thank You for coming into seed. Then it’s ready for the sickle… love, faith, finances…everything and my heart, for giving me Your ready to be harvested. And, in order any thing…and then you keep your Holy Spirit as You have promto keep the cycle alive, you have to eyes and heart focused on what God’s ised, and for being Lord over my life. Amen. always be prepared to plant some of Word says about your seed planting. that harvested seed again! Speak the Word over your seed (that’s If you have just prayed this prayer, please contact us and watering it), and the Word of God will let us know of your decision. Seedtime and Harvest go to work on your seed and give it the We have a Free Gift we would One scripture that always comes nourishment it needs to grow. like to send you to help you begin your new life in Jesus! to m i nd w he n w e h a v e s e e d of Now, you may have thoughts spring S i m p l y w r i te a n d a s k fo r any kind in the ground is Genesis up in your mind that say, That seed offer #50801, check the box 8:22, The Amplif ied Bible: “ W hile isn’t going to produce anything. What on the response form in the c e n te r o f t h i s m a g a z i n e, t he ea r t h rema ins, seedt ime a nd do you do? You continue speaking the call 877-480-3388, or go to h a r v e st , cold a nd he at , su m mer Word over the seed—that’s cultivating and t ype S a lvation Package in the and winter, and day and night shall the ground around your seed. While


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