Text: Luke 13: 31-35
Why is it that when we talk to God we’re said to be praying, but when God talks to us we’re schizophrenic?
Sometimes I worry about being a success in a mediocre world.
No matter how cynical you get, it is impossible to keep up.
Humans invented language to satisfy our deep need to complain.
When I was growing up I always wanted to be someone. Now I realize I should have been more specific.
Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.
The problem with the rat race is that even if you win you’re still a rat.
Many of you may recognize these delightful quotes as originating with the amazing comedian Lily Tomlin. My first in-person experience of her wit and facility with words was a law school graduation gift in 1986. I was taken then by her ability to be funny and poignant at the same time [Read more…]