Four in the Garden (Paperback)

A Spiritual Allegory About Trust and Transformation

By Rick Hocker

Hocker Press, 9780991557707, 338pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2014

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Newly updated as of June, 2017.
"This book definitely inspired me to trust more fully in God."
--Pastor Doug McCoy, Pleasant Hill, CA

"A must read for anyone on a spiritual journey."
​--Richard Rohr, OFM, Founder, Center for Action and Contemplation, Author of 30 books

What if you were the only human made by Creator and He wanted a relationship with you, but you found it difficult to relate to Him? This award-winning book challenges readers to trust in God in spite of our fears and misconceptions. A compelling, emotional, and thought-provoking allegory of one's relationship with God.

To aid contemplation and spiritual growth, Four in the Garden is divided into short thematic chapters and discussion questions are available at the end of the book and at

On the book's web site,, download a free transcript of a speech by the author on the topic of trusting in God, the main theme of his book, Four in the Garden.