7 Quick Spiritual Gardening Takes

Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden.  
Robert Brault
One is nearer God’s heart in a garden
than anywhere else on earth. 

by Dorothy Frances Gurney
I always let my kids dig in the dirt with me, even if they pulled flowers instead of weeds. Now they all love gardening as much as I do. Gardening is a soothing, balm for my spirit. I can sense the Spirit of God permeating nature. In fact gardening is a prayer when we are quiet and listening. Perhaps most people also sense His life-giving presence in nature; that’s why so many love the outdoors, even if they are not especially spiritual.  As for us we are blessed to live on seven acres by a creek.  Much of it is still wild but I am slowly reclaiming more and more area, creating meandering gardens. read more>

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