When Sports and Religion Mix

369S When Sports and Religion Mix

We live in a sports-obsessed world.  From fans wearing their favorite team’s colors to high school and to soccer players practicing after school, we encounter sports every day.  Nothing else in our culture produces so much passion and intrigue.  Such obsession, for the Christian, must produce critical reflection.  How should the Christian think about sports?  What does Christ have to do with athletic competition?  Can sports be redeemed?  In this class, we look what happens when sports and religion mix.

    Fulfills Youth Ministry Certificate elective.