David Robertson
David Robertson David Robertson is the minister of St Peter's Free Church in Dundee Scotland (the church of Robert Murray McCheyne). He is also the editor of 'The Record' and director of Solas Centre for Public Christianity. David has written a contemporary biography of McCheyne entitled 'Awakening', and a response to Richard Dawkins entitled 'The Dawkins Letters'. He enjoys discussing, debating and above all sharing the Christian faith with non-Christians. He shares his ministry with his wife Annabel. They have three children, Andrew (23), Becky (22) and Emma Jane (13).

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A time for everything

David Robertson

keywords: Beauty, enjoyment, pessimism and atheism, life, childhood, eternity

Ecclesiastes 2:24 - 3:15

As Solomon looks at the secular pessimism of life, he brings - not fatalism - but God into the picture, and every range of activity is covered here. We are not ‘some sad insect, crawling from one annihilation to another’ for we have eternity itself built into our very being.

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Is it possible to know God?

After exposing the emptiness of life without God, now Solomon comes up with a religious answer. However there is a form of religion that has no power to change. True worship centres not in the formality of a temple building, but in a right consideration of who God is, and today that means Christ.