Author Archives: Mark Burhans

Common Sense Isn’t So Common (Ecclesiastes 7:15-29)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for September 27, 2020
“Common Sense Isn’t So Common”
Ecclesiastes 7:15-29 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Ecclesiastes 7:20 (CSB)

There is certainly no one righteous on the earth who does good and never sins.

New Testament Reading
Romans 3:21-31 (CSB)


Inconvenient Wisdom (Ecclesiastes 7:1-14)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for September 20, 2020
“Inconvenient Wisdom”
Ecclesiastes 7:1-14 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Ecclesiastes 7:2 (CSB)

It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, since that is the end of all mankind, and the living should take it to heart.

New Testament Reading
John 11:1-15 (CSB)


You Can’t Put a Price on Happiness (Ecclesiastes 5:8-6:12)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for September 13, 2020
“You Can’t Put a Price On Happiness (Ecc 5:8-6:12)”
Ecclesiastes 5:8-20 (CSB) Ecclesiastes 6:1-12 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Matthew 19:24 (CSB)

Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God.

New Testament Reading
Matthew 19:16-30 (CSB)


Finding the New Normal (Ecclesiastes 5:1-7)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for September 6, 2020
“Finding the New Normal”
Ecclesiastes 5:1-7 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Ecclesiastes 5:2b (CSB)

God is in heaven and you are on earth,
so let your words be few.

New Testament Reading
Matthew 6:1-15 (CSB)


Every Man for Himself (and Other Lies We Believe) Ecclesiastes 4


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for August 30, 2020
“Every Man for Himself (and Other Lies We Believe)”
Ecclesiastes 4 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Luke 10:27 (CSB)

He answered, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind,” and “your neighbor as yourself.”

New Testament Reading
Luke 10:25-37 (CSB)


The Big Picture (Ecclesiastes 3)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for August 23, 2020
“The Big Picture”
Ecclesiastes 3 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Ecclesiastes 3:11 (CSB)

He has made everything appropriate in its time. He has also put eternity in their hearts, but no one can discover the work God has done from beginning to end.

New Testament Reading
Ephesians 5:6-21 (CSB)


Never Enough (Ecclesiastes 2)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for August 16, 2020
“Never Enough”
Ecclesiastes 2 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
1 Timothy 6:17 (CSB)

Instruct those who are rich in the present age not to be arrogant
or to set their hope on the uncertainty of wealth, but on God, who richly provides us with all things to enjoy.

New Testament Reading
1 Timothy 6:3-21 (CSB)


The Search for Significance (Ecclesiastes 1)


Study Series Theme
What’s the Point?


Sermon for August 09, 2020
“The Search for Significance”
Ecclesiastes 1 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
Rev. Craig Willingham

Memory Verse(s):
Ecclesiastes 1:14 (CSB)

I have seen all the things that are done under the sun and have found everything to be futile, a pursuit of the wind.

New Testament Reading
Romans 8:18-25 (CSB)