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Bible Study: Lord’s Prayer

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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes Part 12

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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes Part 11

Up until now the book has been pretty decisively down on life with folly, foolishness and all the stress and anxiety that comes out of it. This particular chapter presents a shift by raising a question, what do we do now that life is foolishness?

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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes Part 10

As we move into this section Solomon moves from a discussion that wisdom is better than folly and foolishness to a collection of short proverbs that build on this whole theme.

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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes part 9

Welcome as we turn to part 9 of our study. As we go through this, the same themes of wisdom Solomon whirls around, anchoring it back into that common theme that the best we can do in the stance of wisdom and faith that we find joy in the moment with gratitude to the gifts
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Bible Study – Ecclesiastes part 8

In chapter 8 Solomon and Luther go into a discussion how it is proper to obey the authorities that are set over us, and for the sake of wisdom, this doesn’t disagree with the Old Testament teaching that it is better to obey God over men recognizing that you can have a bad ruler or
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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes Part 7

In this chapter there is a decisive shift within the way Solomon or the author of Ecclesiastes writes. Their theme of vanity doesn’t disappear but it does shift towards grappling with wisdom and how to find wisdom.

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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes part 6

This chapter continues all this talk with the miser and the tragic person that the miser is, Solomon then Luther in his comments reflect upon that. As we dig into this sense of tragedy of life where there is struggle, there is suffering, there is a restlessness in our hearts that chases after all these
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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes Part 5

As we begin there are very challenging words for us but very good words to set us back into place to foster that sense of humility right at the beginning of the chapter then going back to the second half of the chapter to the larger theme of the meaningless of toiling and chasing after
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Bible Study: Ecclesiastes Part 4

We continue to walk with Solomon through his tour of all of the sources of vanity and anxiety within the world we find ourselves subjected to. As we go through this almost at this point it comes across as depressing, but underneath what he is trying to do is demonstrate that stuff we get wrapped
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