My, how Calvin defines “reality”! In this life, “the colors are less intense and the people are uglier.” There’s some truth to that statement, isn’t there? And this life does suffer from less action and drama that we find on TV.
But do we really want to live in a fake world governed by deodorant commercials? The challenge of the entertainment industry, one might argue, is to give us a break from reality, not to replace reality with its unreality.
Living in God’s reality is a daily challenge — and that’s partly why we need an everyday dose of God’s Word!