Recently, I was driving behind a car whose bumper sticker caught my attention. In large white lettering on a solid black backdrop, it read, “If you can read this—” The sentence continued underneath that in smaller black lettering on a solid white backdrop. I expected
Someone has said that Ecclesiastes is a book that encourages us to do our bucket list. We all have our regular to do lists, which is necessary. But the Christian is to not only persevere in doing that list to the glory of God; he
Previously, we considered, from Numbers 10, how Israel was called to order by the means of the trumpets that God provided. Theirs was to be a structured march (vv. 1–28). The remainder of the chapter highlights that theirs was also to be a shared march
As our study in Ecclesiastes draws near to a close, we are reminded by the preacher of our responsibility to be generous in light of God’s sovereignty. This helps us to live meaningfully in the midst of a world of vanity.