But the Preacher observes that our lives are fleeting, so the natural world doesn’t notice us, our senses don’t satisfy us, no novelty will surprise us, and later generations won’t remember us.
Cheerful stuff this is not. Why on earth is it in the Bible?
As wisdom literature, Ecclesiastes inspires us to humbly trust and fear the LORD by helping us see that He is infinite but we are not.
YMI Reading Ecclesiastes | Day 1 | Why Even Bother?