The Parable of the Sower is really about the soils. 4 different kinds of heart conditions. Exponential spiritual growth doesn't just happen accidentally; and the life of Christ cannot grow in hearts hardened by evil, withered by suffering, or choked by worry and blind ambition. Good soil is made up of layers of dead things. To be fruitful your heart must be tilled, fertilized, and softened. What are the stones, weeds, and thorns that need to be removed in your life?