The Futility of Life Without God – Study on the Book of Ecclesiasties


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Ecclesiastes 7 – Solomon tells us that we go two ways to try and find out the meaning of life. We either pursue pleasure selfish gain and being in control of our circumstances or we attempt to gain as much knowledge as possible to understand the meaning of life. It is only when we realise that both of the avenues are meaningless that we can begin to find wisdom.


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Ecclesiastes 5:8 – 6:12
1. CORRUPTION IN GOVERNMENT IS NOT SURPRISING (5:8-9)
2. MONEY IS NOT EVERYTHING (5:10-17)
3. ENJOYING WEALTH IS NOT WRONG (5:18-20)
4. THE GOOD LIFE IS NOT NECESSARILY A HAPPY LIFE (6:1-6)
5. WORK DOES NOT ULTIMATELY SATISFY (6:7-9)
6. REJECTING GOD IS NOT WORTH IT (6:10-12)


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Studies in Ecclesiastes – Church without God is meaningless