What is Good in Life?

1. What is good for a person during his lifetime? Ecclesiastes 6:12

A. A good name is better than a good ointment. Ecclesiastes 7:1a

B. The day of one's death is better than the day of one's birth. Ecclesiastes 7:1b

C. It is better to go into the house of mourning than to go to the house of feasting because that is the end of every man and the living takes it to heart. Ecclesiastes 7:2

D. Sorrow is better than laughter, for when a face is sad, a heart may be happy. Ecclesiastes 7:3-4

E. It is better to listen to the rebuke of a wise man than for one to listen to the song of fools. Ecclesiastes 7:5-7

F. The end of a matter is better than its beginning. Ecclesiastes 7:8a

G. Patience of spirit is better than haughtiness of spirit. Ecclesiastes 7:8b-10

 2. What makes wisdom so special? Ecclesiastes 7:11-14

A. Wisdom protects you from human pitfalls. Ecclesiastes 7:11-12

B. Wisdom provides you with a godly perspective. Ecclesiastes 7:13-14

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