Sermon Series
  • 1. Before The Face Of God

    Contributed on Mar 3, 2006
    based on 17 ratings

    Solomon tells us that when we come before the Lord in worship we need to keep in mind one very important fact: God is the focus, not us.

  • 2. Dust In The Wind

    Contributed on Mar 3, 2006
    based on 26 ratings

    The cause of human desolation is an unwillingness to believe, which takes God out of the picture. We are restless until we find our rest and purpose in God.

  • 3. Better Off Dead?

    Contributed on Mar 3, 2006
    based on 6 ratings

    Chapter 4 focuses on two burdens, injustice and alienation, that aptly describe the distress of living without God. Without spiritual resources, life is pretty tough. Our options are to trust God or trust nothing.

  • 4. Professions & Possessions

    Contributed on Mar 6, 2006
    based on 73 ratings

    Greed is good? If our primary goal in life is material wealth, we will end up with empty, futile lives and spiritual bankruptcy.

  • 5. Boxing With God

    Contributed on Mar 14, 2006
    based on 9 ratings

    Solomon confronts the popular view of prosperity in chapter 6. People equate wealth with happiness. Solomon warns that people who live apart from God are “never satisfied”.

  • 6. Funerals Better Than Parties

    Contributed on Mar 19, 2006
    based on 49 ratings

    If we’re open, we can discover a lot from times of sorrow and loss.

  • 7. Tested By Wisdom

    Contributed on Mar 27, 2006
    based on 7 ratings

    Any path apart from God’s way is a downward path. God offers us light and liberation, while secular reasoning brings only darkness and despair.

  • 8. Lies We Live By

    Contributed on Apr 3, 2006
    based on 9 ratings

    People admit they live restless lives, yet they don’t know why. No one can discover meaning in life...if God’s wisdom is rejected. If truth is unattainable under the sun, our only hope must be above it.

  • 9. An Uncertain Life

    Contributed on May 8, 2006
    based on 13 ratings

    The depressing, secular worldview: Life is tough, and then you die. But there’s a better way of life.

  • 10. Folly

    Contributed on May 21, 2006
    based on 12 ratings

    Folly is useless thinking and action and comes from rejecting God’s wisdom. Solomon describes folly through a series of proverbs.

  • 11. Generosity

    Contributed on May 28, 2006
    based on 42 ratings

    Generosity isn’t something religious fanatics do; it’s a lifestyle of sharing Christ’s love that enriches the giver.

  • 12. In The Days Of Youth

    Contributed on Jun 5, 2006
    based on 76 ratings

    God is opposed to anything that diminishes our joy. What many think is a "good time" is actually self-abuse. Life is fleeting, so fear and obey God, for your own good.