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Sports & Leisure

Auto racing - 1 articles
Racing Fans Can Find Faith at Track


Baseball - 19 articles
The Top Ten Books of 2003
"The Worst Book of the Year, more good reading, digital books, and a little Christmas music"

Are the Cubs Really Cursed?
"J.I. Packer discusses curses, the Cubs, and the billy goat"

Buzz Says Anglican Primates Won't Expel Episcopal Church USA
"John Paul II celebrates 25 years as Pope, and many other stories from online sources around the world"

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Basketball - 3 articles
Orthodox Episcopalians Answer 'What's Next' After Gay Bishop
Baylor puts itself on probation out of Christian commitment

The Sport of Saints?
"Forget St. Pat's. It's time for March Madness, baby! (And yes, it's Christian.)"

Will Gore Go After Bush's Faith
Plus: Democrats using Bob Jones University as campaign tool, Seventh-Day Adventists sue for their name, Thomas Nelson's secret book, and other news stories from around the world.


Camping - 2 articles
Wildheart
John Eldredge thinks too many Christians are weak, and churches are often insipid-and he's not going to take it anymore

God and the Water Slide
"Christian camping is bigger than ever, but some rituals never change"


Football - 17 articles
Eat, Drink, and Relax
Think the Pilgrims would frown on today's football-tossing, turkey-gobbling Thanksgiving festivities? Maybe not.

Prayer Breakfast Feedback
Also: 60 Minutes' apparent cluelessness on evangelicals. Did Kurt Warner fumble comments on faith vs. football? And other stories from online sources around the world.

Is Suicide Better than Life Imprisonment?
Plus: Ministry support leads to NCAA investigation, and other stories from online sources around the world.

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Fun - 11 articles
The Sport of Saints?
"Forget St. Pat's. It's time for March Madness, baby! (And yes, it's Christian.)"

Matters of Opinion: The Perils of Harry Potter
Literary device or not, witchcraft is real—and dangerous.

Your World: Every Day is Casual Friday
Anxiety hangs over a culture when adults act like children.

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Gambling - 47 articles
The New Gambling Goliath
Christian activists struggle to slow the rapid growth of Indian casinos.

The Search for Redemption
Confession without remorse.

Bush Addresses Evangelicals; Gay Marriage Halted in Calif., Gay Marriage Ban Proposed in Mass.
Plus: Hundreds of other stories from online sources around the world

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Humor - 200 articles
'Ragamuffin' Author Brennan Manning Dies
The patched-up life and unshabby message of Brennan Manning.

Why Serious Preachers Use Humor
Plus: Top 25 Worship Songs
My Emerging Guilt
With one hand still clutching the smoothie, I was pulled into the conga line. How did I get here, dancing, off beat and out of touch?

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Laughter - 19 articles
The Top Ten Books of 2004
And a warning about the risks of reading.

Listen For the Laughter

I Cried So Hard I Laughed

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Leisure - 9 articles
Play Ball
Baseball, leisure, and worship.

Playing in Wartime

A Smoker's Paradise

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Play - 20 articles
Breaking 80
Golfers don't want to be better people. They want to be better golfers.

What Would Buffy Do?
Is it possible to call for help ironically—and really mean it?

Work and Vocation
"Quotations to stir heart and mind from Thomas Merton, Dorothy Sayers, and others"

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Pleasure, good - 23 articles
Finding Nemo Reels in Raves
Christian film critics praise Finding Nemo, debate the merits of The Italian Job, highlight the virtues of Bruce Almighty, and argue about whether The Matrix Reloaded is philosophically polluted.

Fish Tale Fin-tastic, but How Mighty Is Bruce ?
Religious film critics look at Finding Nemo, Bruce Almighty, The In-Laws, The Matrix Reloaded, Daddy Day Care, and The Dancer Upstairs

Bruce Almighty
Jim Carrey plays God with unholy flair in a movie that is Judeo-Christian to its bones

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Rest - 58 articles
Desert and Harvest: A Sabbatical Story

I Need Rest and Refreshment
Overcoming the Weekly Weariness
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Satire - 8 articles
The Top Ten Books of 2004
And a warning about the risks of reading.

Close The Door
Now that the evangelical satire magazine isn't just satirizing evangelicalism, it's not all that funny anymore

Drawing the Battle Lines
We need to be informed and discerning about the Islamic worldview

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Soccer - 4 articles
Norway Aflutter Over Soccer Prayers
Plus: Focus on the Family's Candidate endorsement, and other stories from online sources around the world.

I Am Is God. I Am Not.
"Roy Moore will announce today whether he'll honor Commandments removal deadline, advertisers tell churches to drop the whole cross thing, and other stories from online sources around the world."

"It's Soccer, Not Quidditch"
Witch doctors and red devils populate the game of soccer

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Sports - 102 articles
Breaking 80
Golfers don't want to be better people. They want to be better golfers.

Christian Athletes to Watch in the Olympics
Sports Spectrum magazine has its eye on the believers competing in Athens.

Revisiting the Pagan Olympic Games
New scholarship on the ancient Olympics reminds Christians why Emperor Theodosius outlawed the event so many centuries ago.

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Winning and losing - 16 articles
Breaking 80
Golfers don't want to be better people. They want to be better golfers.

Why God Enjoys Baseball
A new book by Richard Mouw argues that we can glory in even unredeemed creation

Plus: The Uncommon Benefits of Common Grace
Does God only take delight in saving souls?

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