Resurrected Living
"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

Posts Tagged ‘Football

Should We Celebrate the Super Bowl?

February 1, 2014

Something strange happened to me on Friday. Twice during the day someone said to me, “Have a Happy Super Bowl weekend.” I was kind of taken aback. I wasn’t aware Super Bowl weekend had become an official holiday. I didn’t know what to say. How are you supposed to respond? Should you say something like, “Happy viewing! I hope your TV […]

Divided We Fall

December 8, 2013

I have a love/hate relationship with sports. I love watching an athletic event where anything can happen. I love come from behind victories and underdogs who find someway to win. What I do not like about sports is the mentality often associated with it. Sports fans can be some of the rudest ugliest people on […]

Musings

September 20, 2013

Children & Worship Jamie Bruesehoff has written an excellent post on the importance of children in worship. She wonderfully details the struggle parents have wrestling with their children throughout worship, but then contrasts that with the blessings of having children in worship. We live in a culture that constantly wants to entertain children and send […]

The Problem With Football

September 17, 2013

Saturdays in the Fall are some of my most favorite weekends of the year. I am a football fan, and especially a college football fan. I have my favorite team that I root for, and I enjoy having conversations with friends about the current story lines out there. I love watching plays like Clowney’s hit […]

The Enduring Act of Ancient Worship

June 12, 2013

College football is 77 days away. I have spent my entire life going to college football games and it is one of my favorite things to do. Scott and I originally met at Oklahoma State, so we have a transcendent and unbreakable bond as we rejoice and suffer together on Saturdays. But no matter your […]