Filed under Ecclesiastes

Ecclesiastes 1:8

Ecclesiastes 1:8

Ecclesiastes 1:8 – All things are wearisome, more than one can say. The eye never has enough of seeing, nor the ear its fill of hearing. In this study, we will examine the wearisome nature of all things, and in the process of agreeing with Solomon, discover how to live through hope in God. Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 2:21

Ecclesiastes 2:21

Ecclesiastes 2:21 – For a man may do his work with wisdom, knowledge and skill, and then he must leave all he owns to someone who has not worked for it. This too is meaningless and a great misfortune. In this study we will examine Solomon’s claim while looking at the legacy that he left behind. Continue reading

Ecclesiastes 3:11

Ecclesiastes 3:11

Ecclesiastes 3:11 – He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end. In this study we will once again reflect on the concept of eternity and how we as humans find it difficult to reconcile our concept of time to God’s concept of eternity. Continue reading

Ecclesiastes 9:7

Ecclesiastes 9:7

Ecclesiastes 9:7 – Go, eat your food with gladness, and drink your wine with a joyful heart, for it is now that God favors what you do. In this study, we will examine the context of this seemingly joyful and hopeful verse and attempt to tackle the deeper meaning behind pleasure. Continue reading

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Ecclesiastes 9:10 – Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the grave, where you are going, there is neither working nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom. In this study we will examine why we should work hard in all good things, and explore the one place where we don’t need to do work. Continue reading

Ecclesiastes 3:1

Ecclesiastes 3:1

Ecclesiastes 3:1 – There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven. In this study we will examine the time that is in our control, and how we should manage it; and the time that is beyond our control – the timing of providences. Continue reading

Ecclesiastes 1:2

Ecclesiastes 1:2

Ecclesiastes 1:2 – Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity. (KJV). In this study we will examine one of Solomon’s best known quote and the relevance it has to us today. Continue reading