Small Group Questions

Ecclesiastes 5


1. Ecclesiastes 5:4-6 - Have you ever negotiated with God so that he would answer your prayer? How do you feel about such deals?

2. What persuades God to answer our prayers? The Length of the prayer? The intensity? The number of people joining us in prayer? Closing in the formulaic, "in Jesus' name"? The number of times we use Jesus' name in the prayer?

3. Read 1 Timothy 6:9-17. how are we to use what God has given us? How much more do you need until you feel happy and secure?

4. Read Ecclesiastes 5:1 - How do you prepare for Sunday worship? How might you better "guard your steps"?