A Wise Relationship with Authority

November 12, 2017 Speaker: Wade Grubbs Series: Ecclesiastes

Scripture: Ecclesiastes 8:1–8:9

November 12, 2017
Pastor Wade Grubbs Series: Ecclesiastes
“A Wise Relationship with Authority”
Ecclesiastes 8:1-9

Main Idea (8:1-9):
• Steady trust in a Sovereign God entails a wise
relationship to authority.

8 Ways Wisdom Shapes Your Relationship to Authority
1. Wisdom comprehends authority (v.1)
2. Wisdom acknowledges authority (v.2)
3. Wisdom welcomes authority (v. 3a)
4. Wisdom reveres authority (v. 3b)
5. Wisdom honors authority (v. 4)
6. Wisdom submits to authority (vv. 5-7)
7. Wisdom possesses no authority (v. 8)
8. Wisdom honors authority even when authority fails
(v. 9)

Living What We Learn:

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