Blessed are you that sow beside all waters, that send forth thither the feet of the ox and the donkey.
I. They who wish to be useful should never forget the many favourable opportunities for sowing good seed on THE CLEAR AND UNRUFFLED WATERS OF CHILDHOOD.
II. Another opportunity for scattering precious seed is on THE TROUBLED WATERS OF STRIFE.
III. Another opportunity is upon THE STAGNANT AND MUDDY WATERS OF DOUBT AND UNBELIEF.
IV. If we are really anxious to do good in our day and generation, there will be times when WORDS OF COMFORT MAY BE SPOKEN TO BEWILDERED SOULS ABOUT TO EMBARK UPON "THE NARROW SEA" WHICH DIVIDES THIS WORLD FROM THE NEXT.
(J. N. Norton.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth thither the feet of the ox and the ass.