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|Format: Word Document|
Vendor: Christianity Today
|Publication Date: 2009|
Series: Current Issues Bible Studies
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Maybe we don t take sports seriously enough.
Come on! Steroids. NBA players in and out of jail. Dads tackling kids on the peewee football field. Beer commercials. NFL salaries. Sports have become way too important in our culture. What s the point anymore?
What if sports were meant to be more than just a guilty pleasure? The editors of CHRISTIANITY TODAY propose: The problem is that we no longer take sports seriously enough. This discussion guide will help you look at the point behind sports in God s economy. How are serious sports meant to reflect discipleship, community, and even Sabbath?
Table of Contents
SCRIPTURE: Genesis 2:1 3; Exodus 20:8 11; Philippians 3:7 14; Ephesians 4:1 16
Identify the Current Issue
Discover the Eternal Principles
--Teaching point one: Serious sport reflects Sabbath.
--Teaching point two: Serious sport reflects discipleship.
--Teaching point three: Serious sport reflects community.
Apply Your Findings
ARTICLE FROM CHRISTIANITY TODAY
The Lost Joy of Sports, a CHRISTIANITY TODAY editorial.
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