Jesus and The Super Bowl

Being a Talmid (Disciple) in Today’s World

This is a response to an original blog post by Allan Stanglin, the preacher at Legacy Church of Christ, the church I grew up going to. He also took a bit of flack from a commenter when he mentioned the post again, here. It is partially to both Allan’s post and this commenter’s comments that I wish to respond to.

The question at hand, and one I have wrestled with is one I know all Christians deal with which is typified in the question: is it “okay” to skip a church service for something like the Super Bowl? This is a tricky question to answer and I know I won’t do it justice, but…here goes.

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