Churches Promote Martial Arts to Reach Young Men – NYTimes.com

More Churches Promote Martial Arts to Reach Young Men – NYTimes.com.

Friends, you gotta’ read this craziness. This isn’t particularly news for me, so I’m not getting too worked up about it.

Theologically, of course, Jesus was engaged in struggle, but the important question is FOR WHOM. Jesus spent his time with poor day laborers and repentant tax collectors. Sadly, these young men are being taught to fight for themselves, not for “the least of these, who are members of [God’s] family.”

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