Every day there are a thousand opportunities to offend. It’s easy.
Just “weigh in” on the topic du jour. (There are really only about three currently in rotation. You know what they are.) Somebody speaks out. Someone gets offended, and speaks out, thereby offending someone else, who of course speaks out, none of whom admits to being offended.
If we could have just stopped the first guy from talking, none of this would have happened! That guy should go to jail for a long time. Everything was fine before he started talking.
Here’s what we need to do. As soon as someone starts talking, they get slimed. That’s really the problem after all, too much talking. In fact, I think…
“…The heart of the godly thinks carefully before speaking…” Proverbs 15:26