God’s Word for Gardeners Bible is abundant with inspiration and garden metaphor, sure to add enthusiasm and delight to any event. Where listeners aspire to grow in their endeavors, you need Shelley to rally their hearts with her refreshing viewpoint. Speaking topics can be adapted as needed to venue and program length.
7 Gardens of the Bible from Eden to Revelation
For garden-loving audiences.
While it is commonly known that everything began in the Garden of Eden, Shelley will reveal gardens and landscapes throughout God’s Word to Revelation. This lively presentation is sure to dazzle and infuse Biblical truths with new wonder, leaving behind lasting garden metaphors to guide through all of life’s landscapes.
Trees of Psalm 92 & What They Mean to You
For gardeners, garden interest, & faith groups.
The Date Palm and the Cedar of Lebanon tower over Psalm 92:12; learn more about the horticultural details and what they mean for growing, thriving, and standing tall in adversity. Shelley relates life lessons and reassurance in an engagin way.
Plant God’s Word in your Garden.
For gardeners & garden interest groups.
Shelley reveals the ingenious use of horticultural detail found in the Scriptures and shows listeners how they can grow these very same plants, connecting their garden plots to a source of age-old inspiration. One’s daily life and garden routine can become a rich planting of so much more. Audiences will leave believing their own gardens to be among God’s great garden stories. Vary the plants Shelley discusses for seasonal and regional change.
Inspiring your Garden Stories.
For garden & fiction writers.
God’s Word uses horticultural detail in brilliant ways to emphasize its truths and teaching moments. Shelley reveals inferences, puns and play on words in Bible stories. Writers will be inspired to layer meaning and metaphor in their own writing.
Why you Need to Read the Bible like a Gardener
For church & faith audiences.
Key concepts from keeping and tending a garden will help listeners to better understand and appreciate fundamental patterns of Scripture, in both Old and New Testaments. Shelley teaches audiences that thinking like a gardener gives them the power to put God’s Word into practice in their daily routines.
Behind the Scenery
For audiences of all kinds.
Hear behind-the-scenes stories about the hilarious ways in which Shelley lived her book as she wrote it. Shelley will testify to God’s perfect timing and personal touch through throughout the 5 year journey of writing and assembling God’s Word for Gardeners Bible. A homegrown story with many surprises!