Archive for September, 2012

a poor little ewe lamb

Humans have a pretty amazing ability to justify things to ourselves. A researcher named Dan Ariely once did a study where he sent two people out separately to take a number of cab rides.  One person was blind and one was not. He found that the cab drivers cheated the sighted person significantly more often […]

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Their God was too Small

A sermon for the ninth Sunday after Pentecost, Year B. Last Sunday night I found myself in the Smithville Junior High gymnasium, along with about 160 other people. We had arrived for an event called Missionpalooza. I came with a group of high schoolers from St. Matt’s and we met up with many other youth […]

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