In our latest episode of the Pop Culture Coram Deo Podcast, two SBC pastors engage March Madness in light of God’s glory. If you’re curious about how to talk with your children about sports, listen to this episode. Please offer your suggestions in the comments for engaging sports as a Christian, as a parent, as a consumer, etc.
Here are some questions we answer in this episode:
1. Sports are a popular culture phenomena, but why are they often neglected in Christian discussion of popular culture?
2. What is good about sports, eternal and God-glorifying about sports?
3. How does federal headship work in sports, and why is Christ better?
4. How does community work in sports, and why is the church better?
5. What is the changing telos in sports, and why is God’s glory better?
6. What are the potential pitfalls of sports?
7. What is the Christian’s responsibility as a fan in relation to our favorite sports figures and teams?
What are your thoughts?
What do you get when 2 Southern Baptist pastors seek to engage pop culture with the gospel? The Answer, the Pop Culture Coram Deo Podcast. We’ve engaged 12 movies and March Madness so far. You can subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Tune In, acast, Player.FM, and other podcast platforms.