BibleX: The Wisdom Books

Devotional

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1. How does it feel knowing that most of what you strive for in life is described as useless and “utterly meaningless?”

2. What does a life of moderation and contentment look like?

How do you encourage these characteristics in your life and in the lives of those around you?

3. The writer of Ecclesiastes has wrongly been viewed by some as old and bitter, and because of this, many disregard his message. How do you sometimes reject a valid message because you reject the messenger?

4. What many see as a depressing book can actually be seen as a liberating one, for we are encouraged to let go of things that don't last and are meaningless. Of the things you strive for in life, which are meaningless and which are lasting?