Do not judge, or you too will be judged. For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. - Matthew 7:1-2
It's one of the most quoted passages of scripture in the New Testament of The Bible, but at least one local churchgoer apparently skipped that lesson at Sunday School.
Recently, the wardrobe choice of a Sioux Falls pastor prompted a scathing letter from an anonymous author that was filled with all kinds of judgment.
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The New York Post is reporting that Adam Weber, the founding pastor at Embrace Church in Sioux Falls, was recently called out by a parishioner for his choice of attire at a recent service.
So what prompted the stern rebuke?
A pair of skinny jeans.
After absorbing the blows in the letter, Weber crafted one of his own in response and posted it on his Facebook page.
Way to take the high road, Adam!
Not sure a lot of us would have been as gracious...
A Survival Guide For Your First Winter in South Dakota
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and the rest of the Sioux Empire (AKA southeastern South Dakota) are welcoming thousands of new residents every year.
Many of you new folks will be experiencing your first eastern South Dakota winter. While it doesn't usually get as bad as our Dakota friends up north, I speak from experience when I say it can get a little rough.
So, to help ease you into winter in Sioux Falls and South Dakota here are some winter survival tips:
5 Things South Dakota Gave the World
South Dakota may not get much respect. We get a blizzard and it's a footnote on the national scene, but if Florida gets a bit chilly it's breaking news. But, maybe it's fine to be forgotten about. We kind of like being left alone on our quiet piece of the plains.
South Dakota has given a lot to the world though. Not just giant mountain carvings and settings for HBO shows, but awesome things that the rest of the world should thank us for.
9 Sioux Falls Streets Visitors Have A Hard Time Pronouncing
If you are visiting or new to Sioux Falls and trying to find your way around, chances are you really don't need to pronounce street names correctly. All you have to do is enter your destination into Google Maps and your phone will show you the way.
But what if you are trying to tell someone where your cool friend or family member lives in our fine city? Some of our streets and avenues have tricky spellings that may throw visitors for a loop when trying to sound them out.
No one is going to mess up on the big thoroughfares like Minnesota Avenue, Western Avenue, or Louise Avenue but what about these?