Ted is a part of two popular podcast projects which launched in 2014. The Happy Rant co-stars Barnabas Piper and Stephen Altrogge, and The Gut Check Podcast is a collaboration with Gut Check Press co-founder Zachary Bartels.
I chose writing as a profession, honestly, because it doesn’t involve a lot of people. I generally like being and working alone. That doesn’t mean I dislike people or that their opinions are invalid. But in the same way that my builder-friend Eric doesn’t solicit my opinions on the houses he’s framing, [...]
Note: The brief sports-related interview below was for a doctoral dissertation on Christianity and Sports by Lee Peoples, pastor of Stewartstown Baptist Church. He asked great questions, and I tried to give answers. Enjoy!
Why have churches lacked an understanding of a theology of sports?
I think many churches just don’t consider sports as [...]