Ecclesiastes: Transition

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 7 “Life is one big transition.” Willie Stargell Ahhh, but what is transition?  Dictionary.com defines transition as the, “movement, passage, or change from one position, state, stage, subject, concept, etc., to another.” So, Willie’s quote on transition pretty much sums it all up! Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Friendship

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 6 “Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art…. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.” C.S. Lewis What value do you put on the friendships in your life? I’m of the belief that Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Death

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 5 Death should not be feared. There is no more that can be done in death. It is life that should be feared, for here we create our destiny. The choices we make in life will ultimately and directly be linked to us Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Politics

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 4 “I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.” ― Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson, one of the Founding Fathers, lived from April 1743 – Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Wealth

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 3 “One of the dangers of having a lot of money is that you may be quite satisfied with the kinds of happiness money can give, and so fail to realize your need for God. If everything seems to come simply by signing Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Part 2

Ecclesiastes By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 2 “God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.” C. S. Lewis So, if you are seeking happiness and peace and your soul does not belong to the Holy Continue reading

Ecclesiastes

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes Ecclesiastes is THE book on living life for the Lord. Behind the who, what, when, where, and how of it, there is always purpose. Everything has purpose. Everyone has purpose. Very often we go through our lives trying to determine what that purpose is. Continue reading

Introducing Death

By: Nana Manna Ecclesiastes 12:1 “Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, “I find no pleasure in them”” Did you read that verse and think “what”? You aren’t alone.  The verse is telling us Continue reading

Robin Williams

By: Nana Manna Behind the Eyes August 11, 2014 the world lost a very talented man who lived his life to make others laugh. Robin Williams was an American actor, stand-up comedian, film producer, and screenwriter. He has many credits to his name including two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Continue reading

What are the Seven Deadly Sins?

By: Nana Manna The Seven Deadly Sins were defined in the 6th century by Pope Gregory the Great. This set of negative values: the values that you are supposed to adopt, is that you will avoid these things and actually adopt their opposites; hence the conundrum. We humans tend to Continue reading