As we continue to stay home in an attempt to slow down the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), many of us are feeling isolated. We can no longer go to our workplaces, churches, gyms, favorite coffee shops—you name it. Consequently, we are cut off from regular face-to-face interaction with others. We are beginning to realize how desperately we need relationships.
At the very beginning of creation, after breathing life into the first man, Adam, God declared: “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him” (Genesis 2:18 ESV). Shortly thereafter, God created the first woman, Eve.