A Shift in Time
vss. 1-8, A Shift in the way we SEE Time
vss. 9-11, A Shift in the way we USE Time
vss. 12-15, A Shift in the way we ENJOY Time
BIG IDEA: it’s time to make a shift in the way we think, view, use, and enjoy our time.
purpose—as there is a fixed “season” in God’s “purposes” (for example, He has fixed the “time” when man is “to be born,” and “to die,” Ec 3:2), so there is a lawful “time” for man to carry out his “purposes” and inclinations.
1. We need to see Time as a GIFT from God, vss. 1-8.
suitable in its time The Hebrew word used here, yapheh, is often translated “beautiful,” but it can also be understood as “appropriate” or “good.”