Category Archives: Sports

Random musings on sports or sports-related themes.

The Reason for Sports

Ted Kluck, co-author of Why We Love The Church, has written an insightful volume for Christians who love sports. The Reason for Sports unfolds as a dozen different articles on a random assortment of “sports meets theology” type issues. A … Continue reading

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What My Dad Taught Me About Richard Sherman

I woke up today pretty sure I wouldn’t be writing this blog. Stories like this one tend to die down after about 48 hours. But if my Twitter and Facebook feeds are any indication, Super Bowl stories have a longer … Continue reading

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Leadership Takes Time

Success takes leadership and leadership takes time. A couple of weeks ago on day referred to as Black Monday, seven NFL head coaches lost their jobs. Black Monday (the day after the NFL regular season ends) has become an annual … Continue reading

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The Tragedy of Jovan Belcher

The sports world, and the NFL specifically, were rocked yesterday by the unspeakable tragedy of the late Jovan Belcher. This 25-year old starting linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs shot his girlfriend and then took his own life. This horrendous … Continue reading

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