Identifying the fool

Say the word “fool” and the image of one who is easily duped comes to mind:  Larry, Mo and Curly, Barney Fife, Laurel and Hardy.  Yet they, and the characters they portrayed were not so much fools as simpletons who were essentially harmless, innocent, and amusing.  Not so with the fool. Scripture is clear that […]

Read More Identifying the fool

Life under the sun

  Solomon found life under the sun to be vanity.  The pursuit of all the attractions of the world was empty and void of any sustaining meaning and hope. But all those activities found empty by Solomon are infused with meaning and fulfillment as they are redeemed by Christ.  The believer in Christ finds them […]

Read More Life under the sun