Ecclesiastes 7-8: Contrasts.

November 19, 2015. Daily Reading: Ecclesiastes 7-8. Background: Ecclesiastes 5-6. Concepts and Connections. Chapter 7 Contrasting: In this chapter, the preacher sets forth many contrasting ideas and reveals wisdom from these juxtapositions. The first half of the chapter is dedicated to proverb-like sayings, focusing at first on the contrast between death and life, sadness and…

Get your own dirt.

September 27, 2014. I was reading an article on BBC news yesterday entitled “Complex organic molecule found in interstellar space.” In this article, the author is relaying an exciting observation recently made by astronomers where they have detected isopropyl cyanide, a carbon-based branched molecule that is the closest find to organic building blocks that sciences…