We need to see the fact that the whole Bible presents and unveils God in Christ as the tree of life to be our food. This can be seen all the way from the beginning to the end of the Bible, and this is the main burden of the Bible, from Genesis to Revelation. The Lord’s burden is that all of us – wherever we are – would be recovered back to the beginning, that is, back to the eating of the tree of life! We need to come back to the enjoyment of the tree of life – He who eats Me shall live because of Me (John 6:57)!
Also, in the context of God’s economy, through the precious all-inclusive death of Christ, through His wonderful judicial redemption, the way which has been closed to the tree of life now has been opened! Saints, now we no longer need to “mess around” but come forward with boldness through the blood of Jesus! Even more, according to God’s economy, we are not only eaters of the tree of life, enjoying the tree of life as our food and living because of Him, but we are also part of the tree of life – we are branches! We are a little tree of life! Continue reading via,