Category archives: Pastor's blogs

  • Ecclesiastes 2:13 13 I saw that wisdom is better than folly, just as light is better than darkness. The saying, “At all Cost” can be translated ‘at any cost,’ ‘regardless of the difficulty, risk expense, cost or effort involved,’ ‘no matter what,’ ‘in any way possible,’ ‘by any means,’ ‘whate... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 2:9-11  9 I became greater by far than anyone in Jerusalem before me. In all this my wisdom stayed with me. 10 I denied myself nothing my eyes desired; I refused my heart no pleasure. My heart took delight in all my labor, and this was the reward for all my toil. 11 Yet when I surveyed... [read more]
  •    Ecclesiastes 2:4-8    4 I undertook great projects: I built houses for myself and planted vineyards. 5 I made gardens and parks and planted all kinds of fruit trees in them. 6 I made reservoirs to water groves of flourishing trees. 7 I bought male and female slaves and had other slaves who were ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 2:3                3 I tried cheering myself with wine, and embracing folly—my mind still guiding me with wisdom. I wanted to see what was good for people to do under the heavens during the few days of their lives. For one Mexican teenager, a verbal attack on a cartel leader seems t... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 2:1 1 I said to myself, “Come now, I will   test you with pleasure to find out   what is good.” But that also proved   to be meaningless.   ‘I will never go to Mexico again,’ Jason claims. His scar on the top of his head reminds a recent trip to Mexico. “It was the ideal vacation we... [read more]
  •    Ecclesiastes 1:18      18 For with much wisdom comes much sorrow; the more knowledge, the more grief. Jack of all trades is a figure of speech used in reference to a person who has dabbled in many skills. It has similar translations in various languages. Arabic: "He who knows 2 trades is a li... [read more]
  •   Ecclesiastes 1:9 9 What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun. The price of vinyl albums is at a record high. Music on vinyl has been coming back for years, and production is ramping up. So why are the prices getting so crazy? The ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 1:8  8 All things are wearisome, more than one can say. The eye never has   enough of seeing, nor the ear its fill   of hearing.  After Adam and Eve committed sin, the Lord told Adam in Genesis 3:17, 17“Because you listened to your wife and ate fruit from the tree about which I comm... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 1:7 7 All streams flow into the sea, yet the sea is never full. To the place the streams come from, there they return again. The water cycle describes how water evaporates from the surface of the earth, rises into the atmosphere, cools and condenses into rain or snow in clouds, an... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 1:5  5The sun rises and the sun sets, and  hurries back to where it rises. The song of Chris Tomlin, “Indescribable” describes, “From the highest of heights to the depths of the sea; Creation revealing Your majesty; From the colors of fall to the fragrance of spring; Every creature... [read more]