Garden of Eden Tag Archive

Who Told You That?

And God said, “Who told you that you were naked?” Genesis 3:11 (NIV) Make no mistake. Each pithy question God asks throughout scripture aren’t an indication he lacks wisdom and is in need of clarity. They are always intended to sift through the lies we believe in order that the seed of truth will settle […]

Insatiable: Begging the King of Kings for a King

My God will meet all your needs according to His glorious riches in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 (NIV) Thanksgiving. That one day of the year I allow myself to indulge in crazy amounts of food because, well, often momma is the one who’s prepared it. That and I honestly love the rich and savory taste […]

Spotting a Spot.

“You don’t throw out the whole shirt just because there’s a spot on the sleeve.” Seconds after Mom spoke these words, the truth of it hit me in the solar plexus. Her wisdom bubbled forth in reference to a guy I’d dated very briefly in college. When my interest in him waned over something Mom […]

Because He Promised.

The cross did not happen to Jesus. He came on purpose for it. O. Chambers  As a super fun way to celebrate my daughter’s sixteenth birthday, my husband chose to take her to New York for the weekend. Via car, train, and taxi. #Dadismyhero Nevermind that we’d already celebrated the occasion back in February, two […]

God is Not Geographically Challenged.

Setting? The Garden of Eden. Players? Adam and Eve, together in a paradise hanging out with the triune God, still innocent of evil. Sinless. Until their eyes were opened. But the Lord God called to the man, “Where are you?” Genesis 3:9 I once wondered why the all-knowing God searched around for His first two […]