Does God Care Who Wins?
Jan 30, 2015Hovering over the discussion about whether God cares who wins is a predominant but twisted American value long ago absorbed into the sport culture itself: Winning is everything in life, and losing is for losers.
Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders
May 30, 2014Ed Uszynski discusses the peril and potential of youth athletics.
One Shining Moment — And Everyone Else a Loser
Apr 4, 2014What does every athletic team in the world have in common with every reality-TV-show contestant at the end of each season? All, except one, go home with a loss on their mind. While watching our premier American sports and music…
The Closing Ceremonies and the End of History
Feb 22, 2014The opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympic Games have become events themselves, bookends to the highly anticipated competitions they bracket. Given the estimated billion people who watched both the Beijing and London opening ceremonies, the pre- and post- event…