Conclusion

Today’s Reading: 2 Chronicles 9:29-31; Ecclesiastes 3:1-17; 11:7-12:8, 12:13-14 If you miss the entire book of Ecclesiastes, this is the conclusion: “Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the duty of all mankind. For God will bring every deed into judgment, including every hidden thing, whether it is

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Hardship Is Good For You

Today’s Reading: Ecclesiastes 12:9-10; 7:19-26; 10:1-11:6; 12:11-12; 7:1-6; 7:15-18; 7:27-29; 8:1 “Sorrow is better than laughter, because a sad face is good for the heart” (Ecc. 7:3) When seeking wisdom (application of knowledge, according to Richard Haverkamp on May 20th, 2012), we tend to learn better by making mistakes or

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Chasing After The Wind

Today’s Reading: Ecclesiastes 1:12-18; 2:1-11; 2:17-26; 4:1-16; 5:1-20; 6:1-9; 7:13-14; 8:2-15; 9:13-18 In essence, “I have seen all the things that are done under the sun; all of them are meaningless, a chasing after the wind.” (Ecc.1:14) We got 16 “meaningless”, 6 “a chasing after the wind” and 20 “under

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Enjoy Life While You Can

Today’s Reading: Ecclesiastes 1:1-11; 6:10-12; 3:18-22; 2:12-16; 9:1-12; 8:16-17 To summarize Ecclesiastes 9:4-10, everyone dies and that is the end of everything they accomplished, thought, and felt. Even the memory of their name is forgotten (hence the need for genealogists)! So, enjoy the food, clothing, special occasions, family, and work

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