Undoubtedly, you know that Jesus died to forgive sin.
But that was a means to an even greater end. Ultimately, He died to restore us to a place of peace with God—a spiritual Garden of Eden.
As I often teach, Eden literally means “God’s delight.” And it represents a place of rest, completion and purity.
If you aren’t experiencing these qualities in your life, it may be because you are living as if Jesus’ work didn’t work.
(By the way, the second behavior in this teaching is the one that I especially needed to stop. Which one of the three stands out to you?)
P.P.S. For help applying this message to your life, check out my 30-day scripture reflection journal, Think On These Things. Through it, you’ll enjoy 30 days of grace-based truths that develop unshakable peace, confidence and courage in you.