Advent Reflections

The snake and the Seed of Woman

David Anderson
Backyard Church

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Snake in a tree
Photo by Andrew Liu on Unsplash

We have just begun the season of Advent, a time when traditionally we prepare our hearts and minds to celebrate the birth of Christ. You might be wondering, what does a snake have to do with a season that is supposed to be about hope, joy, peace, or love? I’m glad you asked. In the Garden of Eden, after Adam and Eve ate the forbidden fruit, God said this to the snake who…

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David Anderson
Backyard Church

David Anderson is a blogger, award-winning author, bible geek, and novice crypto investor. Doubting Thomas is my patron saint.