Gardens have a way of seeping into your soul and you find yourself
enjoying the air & watching for miracles.
In a hurried and distracted world we need garden sanctuaries, places that ground us…..”
[Terry Hershey, patron, Quiet Gardens]
and there He put the man He had formed.
The LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground -
trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food......
…..A river watering the garden flowed from Eden…..
The LORD God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it…..
And the LORD God commanded the man, "You are free to eat from any tree in the garden….. [Genesis 2 ]
as He was walking in the garden in the cool of the day….
The Quiet Garden Movement was developed in response to this belief, and has gardens worldwide providing outdoor space intentionally set aside for prayer, silence and refreshment.