God’s purpose is related to man – He desires to be expressed in man, to have a corporate expression in humanity. But what is the way, as revealed in the Bible, for God to accomplish His purpose? The carrying out of God’s economy depends on the tree of life – the tree of life is the way to fulfill God’s economy (see 1 Tim. 1:4 and Eph. 3:9). God’s purpose can be fulfilled only by God’s life – we are not meant to try in ourselves to fulfill God’s purpose; we need to take God in as life and allow Him to live out in us the life that fulfills His heart’s desire.
the tree of life is the center of the universe
The center of the whole universe is the tree of life – the universe is centered on the earth, the earth is centered on the garden of Eden, and the center of the garden of Eden is the tree of life. God’s intention, His purpose, is that man would express Him and represent Him, exercising His authority to deal with God’s enemy. Continue reading via,