Welcome to this series of devotional posts based on ‘Roots & Wings’ an integrative Bible study for discipleship, written by Pastor Edmund Chan, our guest speaker at RISE, QB Convention 2015. Our thoughts will be based around five areas: our human weakness, the resulting problem, the radical re-orientation, the critical need, and the empowered life of Roots & Wings.
TOPIC: The Power of the Telic (Biblical Purpose)
Have you ever been lost in the bush or out fishing when a fog rolls in? Without a compass, there is a feeling of despair. Living without purpose and direction brings the same sense of despair—v 14 sums it up: I have seen all the things that are done under the sun; all of them are meaningless, a chasing after the wind.