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About sjbjburke

I am an evangelist that enjoys Bible study and I look forward to posting outlines and receiving helpful comments. My wife and I celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary in 2010 and we enjoy serving the Lord together.

preliminary notes on 1 Thessalonians chapter Three – a thought

Chapter Three The selfless concern of the missionaries is noted by their willingness to temporarily separate from one another in order to encourage the believers in Thessalonica. They rejoiced in the faith demonstrated by these young believers, but they also … Continue reading

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The Book of Ecclesiastes Message Nine the final message of the series

Ecclesiastes 12:1-14 Solomon concluded his investigation with this message for all men by – I. Reminding man that life is short. Ecclesiastes 12:1-11 Solomon presented a graphic description of the condition of the aged man as he approached the grave … Continue reading

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The Book of Ecclesiastes Message Eight

Ecclesiastes 7:1-29 We note here a change in the direction Solomon has been going. He has been investigating the source of happiness, contentment, and satisfaction in this natural world using all of the resources at his disposal. As he has … Continue reading

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The Book of Ecclesiastes Message Seven

Solomon concluded this investigation of the results of man’s recklessness, ruthlessness, and ruin through greed by warning men to be cautious of becoming part of a community of people based on a superficial knowledge of their practices. Men are easily … Continue reading

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The Book of Ecclesiastes Message Six

In Ecclesiastes 5:1-17 we see that Solomon has exited onto a road of life at which he will soon return and post the sign “Danger Ahead. Keep doors locked, windows up, and do not stop your vehicle”. You would ask … Continue reading

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The Book of Ecclesiastes Message Five

We are all aware of Jesus’ response to the question posed to Him as recorded in Matthew 22:36-39 Master, which is the great commandment in the law? He spoke to the relationship that man should have to God, and through … Continue reading

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The Book of Ecclesiastes Message Four “No Outlet – Dead End”

The scientific investigation began at the exit on the highway that we will call “No Outlet – Dead End” I. The Material correspondence of creation. Ecclesiastes. 3:1-13 A. The examination of creation. Ecclesiastes 3:1- 8 This paragraph in chapter three … Continue reading

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