Tag Archives: Sports

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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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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Does God Care About Sports?

Legendary sports journalist and broadcaster Howard Cosell once observed “Sports is human life in microcosm.”  Cosell died in 1995, and although by the mid-90’s sports had already ascended to a preeminent place in American culture, nearly two decades later our … Continue reading

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Tebow Part 2: My Take

Tim Tebow: Pharisee or Disciple? was the most popular post in the 11 month history of 2thesource.org.  The intersection of faith and sports is certainly a hot topic.  We achieved the goal of stirring up “robust dialogue.”  Thank you for … Continue reading

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Tim Tebow: Pharisee or Disciple?

My hope is to stir up some robust dialogue with this post.  If you follow the NFL, or are in any way acquainted with the intersection of sports and religion, you probably know the name Tim Tebow.  In college he … Continue reading

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