So, What is the Meaning of Life?
- Youth is Wasted on the Young
Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, “I find no pleasure in them.” Ecclesiastes 12:1
- Wisdom Must Be Shared
The words of the wise are like goads, their collected sayings like firmly embedded nails—given by one shepherd. Ecclesiastes 12:11
- Fear and Obey the Lord
Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the duty of all mankind. Ecclesiastes 12:13
The fear of the Lord: a reverential and trusting awe of God
Discussion Questions for Groups
How has Ecclesiastes shifted your perspective on God? Yourself? The world we live in?
What does the fear of the Lord mean to you?
If given the opportunity what piece of wisdom would you most want to share with someone?