Dear Friends, In the Bible we find wisdom and guidance for many aspects of life, including farming. The Lord, in His divine wisdom, has provided us with essential principles that can be applied to the noble task of cultivating the land.
Agriculture teaches us patience and faith, for just as a farmer sows a seed, it takes time for it to grow and bear fruit. Similarly, in life, we must sow good deeds, trusting that in due time, we shall reap the harvest of blessings.
God’s providence is evident in nature’s cycle. From planting to harvest, we witness His hand at work. Remember, as the seasons change, so do the seasons of life. Trust in His timing, and He shall provide for all your needs.
just as a farmer must be diligent and dedicated, so must we in our spiritual journey. We must till the soil of our souls, removing the weeds of sin and nurturing the fruits of the Spirit.
Lastly, as farmers rely on rain from heaven, we must seek God’s guidance and blessings in all our endeavors. He is the ultimate source of strength and prosperity.
So, let us learn from the wisdom within the Bible, as we cultivate the earth and our souls, knowing that in doing so, we align ourselves with God’s divine plan for our lives. May our labor be fruitful, and may we give glory to the One who blesses the work of our hands. Amen.
Dear friends now let’s see the Bible scriptures below that talk about Farming.
“And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat”
“Then Isaac sowed in that land, and received in the same year an hundredfold: and the Lord blessed him”
“And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shalt not wholly reap the corners of thy field, neither shalt thou gather the gleanings of thy harvest”
“And it shall come to pass, if ye shall hearken diligently unto my commandments which I command you this day, to love the Lord your God, and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul”
“Thou shalt surely give him, and thine heart shall not be grieved when thou givest unto him: because that for this thing the Lord thy God shall bless thee in all thy works, and in all that thou puttest thine hand unto”
“Blessed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks of thy sheep”
1 Kings 18:5
“And Ahab said unto Obadiah, Go into the land, unto all fountains of water, and unto all brooks: peradventure we may find grass to save the horses and mules alive, that we lose not all the beasts”
“Thou visitest the earth, and waterest it: thou greatly enrichest it with the river of God, which is full of water: thou preparest them corn, when thou hast so provided for it”
“Thou waterest the ridges thereof abundantly: thou settlest the furrows thereof: thou makest it soft with showers: thou blessest the springing thereof”
“He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food out of the earth”
“And sow the fields, and plant vineyards, which may yield fruits of increase”
“He that tilleth his land shall be satisfied with bread: but he that followeth vain persons is void of understanding”
“Much food is in the tillage of the poor: but there is that is destroyed for want of judgment”
“The sluggard will not plow by reason of the cold; therefore shall he beg in harvest, and have nothing”
“He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that followeth after vain persons shall have poverty enough”
“A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted”
“In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thine hand: for thou knowest not whether shall prosper, either this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good”
“Then shall he give the rain of thy seed, that thou shalt sow the ground withal; and bread of the increase of the earth, and it shall be fat and plenteous: in that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures”
“And this shall be a sign unto thee, Ye shall eat this year such as groweth of itself; and the second year that which springeth of the same: and in the third year sow ye, and reap, and plant vineyards, and eat the fruit thereof”
“Neither say they in their heart, Let us now fear the Lord our God, that giveth rain, both the former and the latter, in his season: he reserveth unto us the appointed weeks of the harvest”
“Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is time to seek the Lord , till he come and rain righteousness upon you”
“Thou shalt sow, but thou shalt not reap; thou shalt tread the olives, but thou shalt not anoint thee with oil; and sweet wine, but shalt not drink wine”
“But when the fruit is brought forth, immediately he putteth in the sickle, because the harvest is come”
“And other fell on good ground, and sprang up, and bare fruit an hundredfold. And when he had said these things, he cried, He that hath ears to hear, let him hear”
2 Corinthians 9:6
“But this I say, He which soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully”
“And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace of them that make peace”
“And another angel came out of the temple, crying with a loud voice to him that sat on the cloud, Thrust in thy sickle, and reap: for the time is come for thee to reap; for the harvest of the earth is ripe”