“The devil pulls the strings which makes us dance;
he finds delight in the most loathsome things;
some furtherance of Hell each new day brings,
and yet we feel no horror in that rank advance.”
- Charles Baudelaire, French poet
Growing up, did you enjoy humor and laughter, especially as you watched TV shows with your favorite characters? Andy, Barney and Opie…Wally and the “Beav”…Lucy, Ricky, Fred and Ethel…Rob and Laura Petrie…Jed, Granny and Mr. Drysdale…
God ordained comedy. “Joy is the serious business of heaven,” wrote C.S. Lewis. Scripture reveals that Jesus was actually the happiest person who ever lived! The Father anointed Him “…with the oil of gladness more than Your companions” (Heb. 1:9).
Tragically, Comedy Has Slid Into the Sewer