I Want Justice 2.29.16

Ecclesiastes 3:16-22, Jeremiah 22:2-3 It’s a story for the ages. The person we thought we were close to hurt us so badly it keeps us up at night. The very thought of the problem brings tears to our eyes. Then the hurt turns into anger. We want revenge, but that is not...

Will This Season Ever End? 2.26.16

Ecclesiastes 3:1-15, Romans 8:26-30 Ever noticed how the seasons of the year are similar to the seasons in our lives? Summer flies by while winter lasts forever. In our lives, the good times pass quickly while difficult periods seem to linger. While no one likes to...

Why Do I Event Try 2.25.16

Ecclesiastes 2:18-26, Luke 12:16-21 Have you ever been blindsided by a work lay-off or the onset of a chronic illness? Maybe your savings was wiped out for unforeseen home repairs. Sometimes, all it takes is one or two bad breaks to leave us thinking: Has this all...

Good News: Life Is Meaningless 2.24.16

Ecclesiastes 2:12-17 Have you ever come to the end of a long season of work and thought it was all pointless? You’d done your best, but it wasn’t enough. There wasn’t enough money, enough hours in the day, or enough willpower to make the dream come...

Wisdom Is Meant to Be Shared 2.23.16

Ecclesiastes 1:16-18, Luke 12:48 What would you do if you had more money than you could possibly imagine? Consider that you had worked hard for every penny earned, and you had a team of supporters behind you every step of the way. Would you spend it all on beautiful...