Our obsession with “winning”

Decades ago I remember a column or opinion piece written about our obsessions and warped values. At the time it was referring to the way we lift up people who work hard, work long hours, and don’t have time to “take it easy.” The prime example for that article was Dick Cheney (long before heContinue reading “Our obsession with “winning””

More Thoughts on Piper’s Leave of Absence

Christianity Today weighs in on Piper and it’s a good thought. Here are a couple of comparisons: We just seem to applaud workaholism. We applaud a Dick Cheney who has stents put in his heart and he’s back on the job the next day. Urban Meyer, football coach at the University of Florida, can’t quit.Continue reading “More Thoughts on Piper’s Leave of Absence”