This is the perfect place to catch up on Pastor Jon’s previous messages, or to research more about what our message really is as a church. We also have provided you with the Scripture text, main point, and any sub-points for each message. We pray that the application of these messages are a profound blessing in your life, and please let us know if you have any questions.

 

First in the series “Under The Sun”

Ecclesiastes 1:1-18

Main Point:  Recognizing that from a secular perspective there is no answer to the futility of life gives people a reasonable motivation to pursue something more.

  1. Hopeless despair can be found in the monotony of life’s cycles [1 – 11]
    1. Romans 8:18-23
  2. Secular research will never find the solution to life’s problems [12 – 18]
    1. 1 Corinthians 1:18-25

Application Questions

  1. What are times in your life that you are impacted by the empty futility of everyday life?
  2. How could you use a passage like this to encourage a cynical friend to consider following Jesus?
  3. Are you ready to start looking above the sun?
  4. Are you ready to gain a new perspective on world?