“When Work is Play”

Rev. Axel Gehrmann and Sue Ellen Stringer

To read a transcript of the sermon for this service please click on this link: When Work Is Play

What is the difference between work and play? Some say the purpose of work is productivity, and play is purely for pleasure. Others say work is about making money, whereas play is about spending it. They often seem like opposites, or mutually exclusive. And yet, Mark Twain writes: “Work and play are words used to describe the same thing under differing conditions.” Can work be play?