This reflection was written in response to Matthew 20:1-16.
The central message from today’s reading seems to be one of fairness. We humans like balance and symmetry and when life plays by a different rulebook we get caught off guard. When I was a little girl my friend used to whine but that’s not faaaaaaaairrrrr. Whenever I went first, chose our game or picked our snack she’d pull out this well-worn line. It drove me crazy, and I always retorted in my trying-to-be-adult preachy [Read more →]
September 16, 2011 6 Comments