What is Satan’s Apple?

What Was the Forbidden Fruit?

To put it simply, Satan’s Apples are the lies we live with everyday.

Some of these lies we believe to be true and some of these lies we recognize as deception; so, we fight them.

What are the lies of today that we are fighting against?

Ha!

The list is too long. We have fallen so far…

BUT, there is hope. Hope in the truth of God’s instruction book for our lives. The Bible.

You may laugh at that, but I promise you that all the answers to our questions are in this one book called the Bible.

Let’s look at the original Satan’s Apple for a few minutes…

We can read the first two chapters of Genesis and see this beautiful creation God made. After He declares everything as ‘good’, and makes man and woman in his image, this angel called Satan enters the Garden of Eden as a snake.

God gave very few laws to Adam and Eve when they were placed in the perfect Garden, but Satan wanted to challenge those decrees and tempt God’s beautiful creation into everlasting doom.

The serpent was more clever than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made. The serpent said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat fruit from any tree in the garden’?”

Genesis 3:1

This question was a manipulation by itself because God had commanded that Adam and Eve could eat from ANY of the trees except from the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil.

The Lord God gave the man a command. He said, “You may eat fruit from any tree in the garden. But you must not eat the fruit from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. If you do, you will certainly die.”

Genesis 2:16-17

So, why did Satan ask Eve if God had told them that they couldn’t eat any fruit?

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