Tag: sport (4)
In case you hadn’t noticed, the Olympic Games are nearly upon us. In newspapers, magazines and other media outlets we are being reminded daily of their approach...
Recently I read the autobiography of one of the most famous footballers of all time – Stanley Matthews. A man famed for his silky dribbling skills and ball control, the first ever ‘Footballer of the Year’.
I wonder how many of you listened to the Queen’s speech broadcast on Christmas Day. Her Majesty reminded us that 2011 would be the 400th anniversary of the publication of the Authorised Version of the Bible.
An estimated 30 million across the UK watched England play Germany. World Cup football, Wimbledon tennis... you can’t get away from sport at the moment. Sport is one of our national idols. As a Christian, how should I react to this idolatry?