The journey of the wise king takes him to a place that most of us might call fun.  He pursues pleasure.  Every kind of pleasure.  Seriously, every kind imaginable.  He calls it a test.  He’s not interested in abusing pleasures – he just wants to see if pursuing pleasures provides a little bit of meaning or comfort to life.  His search is filled with disappointment.  Turns over one rock after another to find, well – nothing.  Let’s consider the pleasures that we pursue and what Jesus has to say about them.