A Bible Garden
God created the plants and trees that grow food so we're going to share some pictures with you of a 'bible garden'.
It's a garden that has trees that are mentioned in the bible and of course God made many, many more kinds, these are just a few.
Gardens like this take a lot of space so you need a lot of land. What did God call the dry land? Earth!
This is an olive tree above and you can see the
olives growing below.
Maybe you have eaten olives?
As you grow and learn the bible, you will see that olives were very important food. Olives can be eaten and the oil from them is very healthy.
Above are grape vines and below, if you look closely, you can see the grapes growing.
You can eat grapes once they are ready to be picked. There are several different kinds and colors of grapes, here are some:
Almonds are growing in the two pictures below.
Maybe you have eaten almonds? They look like this when they are ready to eat.
Below is a mulberry tree.
They grow a berry that looks like this.
Below is a pomegranate tree.
You can see the fruit growing below.
When it's ready to eat it looks like this:
Below is a fig tree.
You can see the figs growing.
When they are ripe they look like this.
Here's another example of nuts, called pistachio.
They look like this when they are ready to be eaten.
Maybe you have had them?
As we said before, God created many more kinds of trees and plants, these are just a few. These pictures were sent to us from a woman in Australia who loves God. She gets to help take care of these trees and eat of the food they produce.
What other trees can you think of?
The bible says that we are to give God thanks in everything.
1 Thessalonians 5:18
In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.
What things can you think of to be thankful for?