Pleasure is Vanity (Ecclesiastes 2:1-11) 

First Baptist Church Scott City, MO · Ecclesiastes: Pleasure is Vanity In the book of Ecclesiastes we are told that life should not be expected to be self-fulfilling because life only has meaning when it is lived in a right relationship with God. Solomon, the writer of Ecclesiastes, summarized this when he said, “Vanity ofContinue reading “Pleasure is Vanity (Ecclesiastes 2:1-11) “

A Christ-Centered Life

Today is a special day at First Baptist because we rejoice with our graduating High School and College seniors.  You have worked hard and deserve the recognition you are receiving.  In our sermon today, we encourage you to pursue knowledge, pleasure, and wealth.  Set goals and enjoy life.  Also, most importantly, make sure Christ isContinue reading “A Christ-Centered Life”

A Successful and Meaningful Life (Ephesians 2:10)

Introduction We gather this morning to recognize and honor the students who have recently graduated from High School.  This is a great honor that we pray will propel you into a successful and meaningful life.  But what is a successful and meaningful life?   Where you get your answers will have profound implications as to whetherContinue reading “A Successful and Meaningful Life (Ephesians 2:10)”