Living Sensibly in a World That Does Not Always Make Sense
1. You must learn to live sensibly in a world that does not always make sense.
A. When you observe injustice, remember that God is the final judge. Ecclesiastes 3:16-17
B. When you are faced with your own mortality, remind yourself to enjoy life. Ecclesiastes 3:18-22
C. When you witness oppression, comfort those who are oppressed. Ecclesiastes 4:1-3
D. When you get caught up in human rivalry, take some time to relax. Ecclesiastes 4:4-6
E. When you are lonely, find a friend. Ecclesiastes 4:7-12
F. When you experience a season of popularity, do not expect it to last. Ecclesiastes 4:13-16
2. Three principles that will help you live sensibly the next time the world does not make sense to you.
A. Draw near to God with a learner's heart. Ecclesiastes 5:1
B. Stay calm because God is in control. Ecclesiastes 5:2-3
C. Keep your word because God does not forget. Ecclesiastes 5:4-7