Category: Ecclesiastes

Day 26: Wisdom Comes Quietly, Ecclesiastes 9:13-18

Click here for today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 9:13-18 Reflection: The wisdom that saved a city came quietly and from a humble source. Wisdom rarely shouts. It speaks truth, quietly, and the one who wants to hear from wisdom must… Read More

Day 25: Ecclesiastes 9:9-12

Click here for today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 9:9-12 Reflection: God has given. He has provided a life laid before us. Solomon, the wise man who explored all there was to find pleasure, begins wrapping up the book of Ecclesiastes… Read More

Day 24: Consideration, Ecclesiastes 9:1-8

Click here for today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 9:1-8 Reflection: In all his experiences, in all his wisdom, Solomon considered it all in his heart. He sought to explain it all, and in seeking, he pondered. Pondering requires stopping, breathing,… Read More

Day 23: All the Work of God, Ecclesiastes 8:10-17

Click here for today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 8:10-17 Reflection:  This passage highlights something I find difficult to swallow sometimes: God does not work quickly.  His mercy, His patience, and His desire for all men to come to Him  trumps… Read More

Day 22: Questioning Authority? Ecclesiastes 8:1-9

Click here for today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 8:1-9 Reflection: Solomon, the wise declares to be careful if considering questioning the king. Yet society tells us over and over to question authority. I do not say to blindly follow, but… Read More