What’s Wrong With Society?

 Nearly a hundred years before George on Seinfeld asked this quesition, a newspaper in England did: “What’s wrong with society?”

The story goes that G.K. Chesterton wrote a brief letter to the newspaper, responding to the question.  His answer?

“Dear Sirs:

I am. 

Sincerely yours,
G. K. Chesterton.”   

That’s what humility looks like.  It takes a broken and contrite spirit to quit pointing the finger of sin at others and aim it at one’s own heart.

Quote taken from Tim Keller’s The Prodigal God, p. 46.

shane lems

sunnyside wa

 

 

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