Life Is Absolutely Pointless Without God

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?