Cultivation

Cultivation

The garden and its cultivation, provide abundant metaphors on the Kingdom of God, exemplified so well by Jesus in his parables. He consistently used illustrations from nature and the language of farming to awaken inquiry and to impress His truth upon people’s hearts.

summer bed of leeks

summer bed of leeks

The heart could be seen as the inner garden and it is here where God wants to meet us and transform us into becoming our true selves in Christ.

Quiet days on cultivation themes include:

  • Gardening the heart - drawing spiritual parallels from gardening activities
  • Abiding in the vine - reflections on cultivating vines and finding rest in God
  • Pruning the vine - reflections seasonal pruning and spiritual growth
  • Sowing seeds of hope - reflections on The Parable of the Sower

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