Today's Reading: Genesis 49-50 and Matthew 13:31-58
When Jesus spoke of mustard seeds, his original audience knew exactly what he meant. They had seen mustard plants on the side of the road. The smallest child could tell you the size of that seed. I, on the other hand, need a visual:
I recommend a site called Visual Unit for Bible-related infographics. I'm not going to directly post any of their art because I don't want to violate copyright, but they have a great Sons of Jacob infographic that fits our Genesis passage for today.