Chapter # 8 Paragraph # 2 Study # 3
January 25, 2009
Lincolnton, N.C.

<500> Thesis: Being a "disciple" means, among other things, doing the assigned work without regard for the fact that it may appear to be totally fruitless. Introduction: In Luke eight, Jesus is setting about to prepare His disciples to carry on His work after He is gone. This morning we are going to begin to look into what this preparation involved as it is revealed by the parable of the sower. We are going to see that there are a few "basics" that are involved.