The Living

Solomon Says So

Episode Summary

Whether we put words to it or not, we are all living with a story in our heads about the sort of life we want to live. It's worth taking a closer look at the story in your head. Solomon, considered to be the wisest man who ever lived, boiled life down to the enjoyment of just a few things. In this episode we discuss adopting Solomon's prescription.

Episode Notes

Whether we put words to it or not, we are all living with a story in our heads about the sort of life we want to live.  It's worth taking a closer look at the story in your head.  Solomon, considered to be the wisest man who ever lived, boiled life down to the enjoyment of just a few things.  In this episode we discuss adopting Solomon's prescription.

 

Ecclesiastes 9:9  "Enjoy life with your wife, whom you love, all the days of this meaningless life that God has given you under the sun--all your meaningless days. For this is your lot in life and in your toilsome labor under the sun."

Ecclesiastes 9:7  "Go, eat your food with gladness, and drink your wine with a joyful heart, for God has already approved what you do."

Ecclesiastes 2:24  "A person can do nothing better than to eat and drink and find satisfaction in their own toil."