The copyright owner has not given us permission to display this illustration. It is available from received from a friend on the Internet and years later I found it in the work sheets for the 11th grade Bible I was teaching at Jefferson Academy. Permission to use was on it also.. Below is a short exerpt.
He placed one scoop of clay upon another until a form lay lifeless on the ground.
All of the Garden's inhabitants paused to witness the event. Hawks hovered. Giraffes stretched. Trees bowed. Butterflies paused on petals and watched.
"You will love me, nature," God said. "I made you that way. You will obey me, universe.…