Being the Hands of Christ

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Rev. Dean Snyder

Luke 10:25-37

There was a classic experiment done several decades ago at
Princeton University. It involved dozens of students at the Princeton School of

The students were assembled in one building and told they
had to go to a different building, and give a talk one at a time. They were put
into two different groups, and each told a different topic that they would have
to talk about.

On their way to give a talk one at a time, each one of them
came across a person in need … a stranger
slumped in an alley, semi-conscious, groaning. Someone obviously in trouble.

A majority of the students did not offer help of any kind.
A majority of the students did [...]