Sermons by Jane McCauslin
Are you trying to find fulfillment through your career, through your accomplishments, through an accumulation of things? Because if you are, you are going to find that in the end your life will be “Meaningless! Meaningless! Utterly meaningless.
This morning I’d like to begin a journey through Ecclesiastes. We will conclude the journey next Sunday. Today’s sermon is titled “A Life Worth Living”. We are going to be learning about a man who tried to live life to the fullest. This man’s name was Solomon.
Will we allow adversity to become a burden and weigh us down? Or will we ask God, “Lord, what can I learn from this experience? Give me your strength to endure. Help me to pray for your will.”
When we follow Nehemiah’s example and will rely totally on the Lord, going to Him in prayer and asking Him to help us to faithfully serve Him, we will find that God will lead us to accomplish the impossible.
That last line of the video was “Sometimes all he needs is a willing servant and a piece of wood.” Seeing how the ark and the cross both rescued people from judgment, that seems true. Think about it…both Noah and Jesus were faithful, they were both righteous, and obedient. And both took the task of providing the means for God’s salvation. Noah took on a huge project, using one board at a time, to save his family from the flood.…