Sarah Silverman Responded to Ugly Tweet with Courage and Generosity. You will love this exchange by the end.


If you haven’t seen this twitter exchange yet, you should. This is what “God’s Gift to the World” is trying to promote: a generous and courageous life.

Instead of ignoring a rude comment or getting drawn into a Twitter battle, Sarah Silverman responded with courage and generosity.

Be warned. Some less-than-graceful language is used (as you will see by the very first tweet). But the actual grace of the exchange far outweighs any offense the language might cause. If you don’t like it, don’t read it. 🙂

Here are the first two tweets of the lengthy exchange:

Here’s is Sarah Silverman’s reply:

It get’s really good. You might even cry at the end. My eyes were a little glassy.

Read the entire exchange here.

Can you imagine if everyone on social media wrote with the courage and generosity Sarah Silverman displayed?

Don’t just imagine it. Start doing it and encourage your friends to.


You are God’s gift to the world. Believe it. Own it. Live it!

PS – Help me build a community of people who want to live more courageous and generous lives. Help me help people see that each person is God’s gift to the world. Forward “God’s Gift to the World” emails to your friends and family.

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About the Author

John Rallison

I am a follower of Jesus Christ, though I am continually growing in understanding what that means. I believe that God loves everyone all the time. The world was created for love and whenever we veer from love, we miss the mark of who we were created to be.

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