Worldly wealth has no worth, No value does earthly status possess. Wealth fades away in time, Fame blows in the wind of eternity. What can fill the emptiness of man, The hollow man, who can satisfy? Only the love of Christ can fill us, The grace of Jesus can satisfy the void. In Him is … Continue reading Fulfilled in Christ
We live in a culture that is constantly striving to gain more stuff. However, those people who live by this standard never live long enough to enjoy the fruits of their labor. We read in Ecclesiastes 6 how the preacher struggles with this fact of man's inability to enjoy what he produces. We will also discover that there is another way to live life other than seeking more.
Oppression runs rampant in this world. Everyday, in the news, we hear how people persecute those who are unable to help themselves. How do we deal with oppression. In Ecclesiastes 4, we discover the root of oppression and learn how we can combat it.
What motivates you to do what you do? The world says the reason we work is only to acquire things. Is that all there is? In the first chapter of Ecclesiastes, we will discover that such thinking is meaningless.