“Take Risks Wisely” – Ecclesiastes 11:1-6

Led by Rev. Sam Mawhinney.

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Welcome & Call to Worship

Opening Hymn: Be Thou My Vision

Prayers of Adoration and Confession 

Reading: Ecclesiastes 11:1-6

Sermon: “Take Risks Wisely”

Praise: My Heart is Filled with Thankfulness


Prayers for Others

Closing Hymn: For the Cause


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Discussion Questions:

In general, we like to be in control and find it difficult to take risks. How is this revealed in our lives? 

Consider the imperative verbs the Teacher uses in this passage and the images they bring to mind. Which do you find most helpful and why? 

Choose an area of your life (i.e. finances, home, time, talents, relationships, etc.). What might it look like to take wise risks in this area?