The role of trees in the Bible

By Xanthe Hancox

Have you ever wondered about the importance of trees in the Bible and what we can learn from them?

•  Be like a tree
•  Be like a tree (continued)
•  The almond tree — burst into life
•  The sycamore tree — get a better view of Jesus
•  The fig tree (part 1) — stay sweet
•  The fig tree (part 2) — be alert!
•  The fig tree (part 3) — all tree and no fig
•  The cedar tree (Part 1) — Give God your best
•  The cedar tree (Part 2) — grow upwards, outwards and downwards
•  The cedar tree (Part 3) — The Lord is my rock, he makes me strong and beautiful
•  The pine tree — God’s perfect home
•  The oak tree — pride comes before a fall
•  The pomegranate tree — the whole is greater than the sum of its parts
•  The palm tree — abundance for the obedient
•  The balm of Gilead — an antidote for sin
•  The olive tree — anointed by God
•  The vine — pruned by the Word of God
•  Myrrh, aloe and cassia — the scent of the King
•  The Nebuchadnezzar tree — the perishable and the permanent
•  (Not) the Dogwood tree — Christ’s cross
•  Beautiful trees

This 21-day reading plan explains the importance of trees in the Bible and what we can learn from them. Enjoy your Bible reading journey!

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