THE BOOK OF ACTS

During the next six week we will be reading, studying, praying about and discussing six major themes of the Book of Acts.  Each week could have some assigned reading, some optional reading, some questions and even some creative exercises either in preparation for our time together or during our time together.  We may event watch…

Ecclesiastes – Week 5

The wise know death is coming Chapters 9 and 10 Everything is Meaningless! Obey God! Death is Coming! These are three of the major themes of the book of Ecclesiastes.  How then should we respond?  Consider these two quotes.   “If I find in myself desires which nothing in this world can satisfy, the only…

Ecclesiastes – Week 4

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom Chapters 7 and 8 Psalm 19:9 The fear of the LORD is pure, enduring forever. The decrees of the LORD are firm, and all of them are righteous. Proverbs 1:7 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction. Proverbs 9:10 The fear of the LORD is…

Ecclesiastes – Week 3

No one can serve two masters Chapters 5 and 6 When you have cash, you have options.  When you have debt, you have fewer options. How many Cars can you buy for $1,000,000,000? How many poor people can you feed with $1,000?   WEEK 2 HANDOUT Ecclesiastes Handout – Week 3 – No one can…

Ecclesiastes – Week 2

WHAT TIME DO MY FRIENDS COME OVER? Chapters 3 and 4 “What time is it?”  How often do you ask that question in a day?  A week?  A month?  A Lifetime?  We ask for the time because we want to be on time, we want to leave work on time we want to turn on…

Ecclesiastes – Week 1

INTRODUCTION, START WITH WHY Chapters 1 and 2 HI friends, as we gather for the first time, feel free to do a little preparation.  Read chapters 1 and 2 and feel free to take a look at the handout for our time together. And yes, invite a friend! HANDOUT FOR WEEK 1 Downloadable PDF Ecclesiastes…