Seedtime and harvest are two important concepts and principles we can see laid out all throughout scripture. Physically speaking, seedtime is a time of sowing seed and the harvest is the time of reaping what was sown. Prophetically, these encompass the idea of God’s provisions in our lives. Here are 20 seedtime and harvest scriptures to proclaim over your life today!
20 Seedtime and Harvest Scriptures
We suggest writing these down in your journal and praying them over your life often.
2 Corinthians 9:10
Now he who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will also supply and increase your store of seed and will enlarge the harvest of your righteousness.
Anyone who has been stealing must steal no longer, but must work, doing something useful with their own hands, that they may have something to share with those in need.
Celebrate the Festival of Harvest with the firstfruits of the crops you sow in your field. Celebrate the Festival of Ingathering at the end of the year, when you gather in your crops from the field.
Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.
As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease.
Sow righteousness for yourselves, reap the fruit of unfailing love, and break up your unplowed ground; for it is time to seek the Lord, until he comes and showers his righteousness on you.
Also for you, Judah, a harvest is appointed. Whenever I would restore the fortunes of my people.
You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy; they rejoice before you as people rejoice at the harvest, as warriors rejoice when dividing the plunder.
More Seedtime and Harvest Scriptures
Be patient, then, brothers and sisters, until the Lord’s coming. See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crop, patiently waiting for the autumn and spring rains.
Don’t you have a saying, ‘It’s still four months until harvest’? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest. Even now the one who reaps draws a wage and harvests a crop for eternal life, so that the sower and the reaper may be glad together.
He told them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.
As soon as the grain is ripe, he puts the sickle to it, because the harvest has come.
But the seed falling on good soil refers to someone who hears the word and understands it. This is the one who produces a crop, yielding a hundred, sixty or thirty times what was sown.
He answered, “The one who sowed the good seed is the Son of Man.
He who gathers crops in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son.
The generous will themselves be blessed, for they share their food with the poor.
Like a snow-cooled drink at harvest time is a trustworthy messenger to the one who sends him; he refreshes the spirit of his master.
They sowed fields and planted vineyards that yielded a fruitful harvest.
The Lord will indeed give what is good, and our land will yield its harvest.
Yet it stores its provisions in summer and gathers its food at harvest.