Results in the Book of Ecclesiastes

Making The Most Of Life

David Feddes
Air Date: September 03, 2006
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 12:13-14

Excerpt: There’s an old saying, “The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.“ Why is that? Why does it look so much more appealing to be in some other situation than the one you’re in? Well, the answer is simple. The grass is greener on the other …

Timing Is Everything

David Feddes
Air Date: August 06, 2006
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 3:11

Excerpt: Timing is everything. There’s a time to be happy and a time to be grumpy—and in my opinion morning is definitely a time to be grumpy. Some people leap out of bed before sunrise, smiling and singing and saying happy hellos to everyone they meet. I’m not a morning person, …

Risk and Reward

David Feddes
Air Date: November 27, 2005
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 11:1

Excerpt: Life is a risk. Any time you start a business venture, you hope it will turn out well—and it might. But then again, it might not. There’s always a chance of failure. And it may not even be your fault. You can make all the right moves and still end …

The School Of Hard Knocks

David Feddes
Air Date: May 16, 2004
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 7:14

Excerpt: What times in your life have done the most to make you a better person: the easy times when everything was going your way, or the tough times, the crisis points, the hardships? Be honest now. I suspect most of us would have to admit that many of our deepest …

Worship Warnings

David Feddes
Air Date: June 29, 2003
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 5:1

Excerpt: As a boy going to church, I sometimes entertained myself by watching other churchgoers. I remember watching a well—dressed woman with perfect hair reach into her purse, pull out a file, and go to work on her fingernails. Many a Sunday she spent half the sermon filing her nails. I …

Nowhere Man

David Feddes
Air Date: December 29, 2002
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 1:14

Excerpt: Have you ever had the Sysiphus syndrome?According to an old Greek legend, a man named Sysiphus offended the gods, and they decided to punish him. They ordered him to push a heavy, round stone to the top of a mountain. But every time he got to the top and let …

What Money Can’t Buy

David Feddes
Air Date: August 05, 2001
Bible Verse: Ecclesiastes 5:19

Excerpt: There’s an old comedy routine where an armed robber walks up to a comedian, shoves a gun in his ribs and snarls, “Your money or your life!“ There’s a long pause. The comedian does nothing. He says nothing. The robber nudges him with the gun and impatiently asks: “Well?“ The …