June 5, 2016
Ecclesiastes has plenty to say about the clear spiritual dangers of loving money. Related message: Affected by Affluenza
June 13, 2015
Earthly pleasure is empty, but eternal pleasure is found in Jesus Christ!
June 12, 2015
Solomon’s purpose in writing Ecclesiastes is clear—he seeks to demonstrate that there are two ways to live: “under the sun” or in “the fear of God.”
June 16, 2013
This chapter provides dads with something to teach, and children with something to learn. The greatest lesson a father can teach is how to be content with Christ and how to pursue his will.
June 9, 2013
Throughout this book we have witnessed the tension between the fact that life is puzzling and life is precious. We are reminded of what we don’t know (vv. 2, 5, 6) and what we must know (v. 9b). The young and those who used to be young have the same responsibility—to use our days rejoicing in God and telling […]
June 2, 2013
The wise words of the Preacher are goads for fools.
May 19, 2013
With all its frustrations, life can still be full of “joy” for us. Key to true joy is living for God and choosing what’s right = wisdom.
May 5, 2013
While life is full of vexations and blessings, we should not waste our life trying to fix things we cannot. Our primary occupation should be enjoying God and what he gives.
April 28, 2013
With all the complexities of daily human existence, we do have some comforting truths. First, God is always governing over his creation (vv. 2–11). Second, God is faithful to bless those who fear him (vv. 12–14).
March 24, 2013
The lesson: The enigmas and inequities of life should drive us to rest in the Lord and choose the best road before us. Ecclesiastes should be seen as a valuable tool for understanding the nature and need of man. Only then will the gospel of grace through Christ be seen as the ANSWER.