Sermon Notes

- Ecclesiastes Chapter 11 – Chapter 12

Sermon Notes. Ecclesiastes Chapter 11 – Chapter 12 1: Look at life and seize the wonderful opportunities that God gives you in life. Don’t be afraid to take risks, God will bless you when you step out in faith. ‘Cast your bread upon the waters, for after many days you will find it again.’ What does that mean? It means, take a risk – seize the wonderful opportunities that God gives you!

- Ecclesiastes Chapter 8:11-9:12.

Sermon Notes: Ecclesiastes Chapter 8:11-9:12. Sometimes when you look at life it seems so unfair. It just does not make sense! Do you ever get frustrated by the struggles of this life? Sometimes when you are going through a particularly difficult time in your life you feel as if there is no GOD, no one in charge, no one in control of things. Is that how you feel? 1: We get frustrated when we feel that wicked people seem to able to do all kinds of wrong and still get away with it!

- Ecclesiastes Chapter 7 verse 1 to 13.

Sermon Notes: Ecclesiastes Chapter 7 verse 1 to 13. Imagine changing the whole way that you look, not just your appearance, but the whole way that you look at life and the way that you are living life. 1: Look again at the painful times you go through in your life and learn to value them more – you can learn so much through them. V1, ‘A good name is better than fine perfume, and the day of death better than the day of birth.

- Ecclesiastes Chapter 5.

Sermon Notes: Ecclesiastes Chapter 5. 1: Be very careful what you do before you come into a Worship Service. V1. ‘Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. Go near to listen rather than to offer the sacrifice of fools, who do not know that they do wrong.’ V1 ‘What is more pleasing to the LORD: your burn offerings and sacrifices or your obedience to His voice. Obedience is far better than sacrifice.

- Ecclesiastes Chapter 4.

Sermon Notes. Ecclesiastes Chapter 4. How do we create a genuinely caring church family in a society where people are feeling very lonely and very much alone in this work? 1: Life is lonely – when you feel that no one cares about you and the troubles that you are going through. V1-3. ‘I looked and saw. I saw the tears of the oppressed and they had no comforter.