Destinations

February 3, 2012

Finally, the Super Bowl is here. We’ll soon be able to move on to God’s favorite game, baseball. Anyway, here’s a piece that helps us think about what we can learn from the idolaters around us. Typically, I don’t think it is fair to contrast and compare sports fans with God worshippers. We should look different from the folks who inhabit the Black Hole at the Coliseum. Yet, this piece is more about what’s going in the the heart and mind as opposed to crowd based behaviors.

We can use sports for entertainment, healthy competition, exercise and evangelism. The key is to remember that God gave us sports for our good and God is the real blessing – not sports.

Not tonight, dear.” You know what this is about.

Here are the five top regrets of the dying. What will yours be? What needs to changes?

There was no mention of more sex or bungee jumps. A palliative nurse who has counseled the dying in their last days has revealed the most common regrets we have at the end of our lives. And among the top, from men in particular, is ‘I wish I hadn’t worked so hard’.

 

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