Beckett’s famous play depicts the emptiness of a life always spent waiting and waiting “for Godot”. It was a critique of the Christians wasted their lives waiting for a future that never comes.
But the opposite should be true: Christ has established us in the here-and-now world of excitement, adventure and great dignity. To work building the Kingdom of God is the most concrete and loving of all possible lifestyles. Paul shows us why the church so much different than the cold, money-driven World System.