Posts from December 2016

Posts from December 2016

Seeking first: What are we looking for instead of God?

It’s an offensive question to many Christians. But it’s a fair one, too. I asked the question of myself after reading a commentary on NPR.org about the growing trend of travel sports teams and the rigor of playing year-round sports. Many families participate in these types of leagues thinking they’re providing the best experience for their children — often at the expense of committed involvement in church activities. NPR leads the piece with this provocative introduction: “Think playing on sports’ travel team…