God made garments of skin to cover Adam and Eve's nakedness. They didn't make the garments; God did.
Where do you think those garments of skin came from?
of skin come from animals. God put animals to death in order to make
those skins that covered Adam and Eve's shame in their nakedness. And
these garments of skin show us a very important point. They show us how
seriously our holy God takes sin. He takes it deathly serious. It's so
serious that it cannot be glossed over or ignored. It can't be smoothed
over with a simple apology. It takes death to bring about forgiveness.
Only God could cover Adam and Eve's sin and He did so by means of sacrifice.
the same way, God sent Christ to be our sacrifice in order to cover our
sin once and for all.We didn't decide to have Christ come for us; God
did. God knew that we couldn't cover our own sin and shame. We couldn't
do anything to make up for our selfish (sinful) attitudes and actions.
He had to do it for us, and He did it by means of the ultimate