The Kingdom is like…

FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD JANUARY 29, 2021  Friday – Week Three WORD of the DAY He said, “To what shall we compare the kingdom of God, or what parable can we use for it?  It is like a mustard seed that, when it is sown in the ground, is the smallest of all the seeds on the earth.  But once it is sown, it springs up and becomes the largest of plants and puts forth large branches, so that the birds of the sky can dwell in its shade.      (Mark 4: 30-32) How shall I live this Word?   The mustard seed is the smallest of all the seeds that are on the ground, and it will remain the smallest until it is sown. From this moment on it will begin its growth and will become large, large, very large, so much as to welcome among its branches all the birds of the sky.  Because to grow we must all be sown somewhere, we cannot grow and mature alone, in solitude, only for ourselves.  We can be sown in a family, and there we are called to make the most of our capacity to love to the...