Tag: Christian sport

‘Nailing’ the past and taking hold of ‘now’
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport Opinion

‘Nailing’ the past and taking hold of ‘now’

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] It was the Senior South African Track and Field Championships in Stellenbosch in the middle of April. Top athletes from across the country, in one stadium, not just […]

Woodlawn movie wowing critics and winning souls
Film & TV

Woodlawn movie wowing critics and winning souls

Originally published in CBN.com Christian Sports drama “Woodlawn” is earning impressive numbers at the United States box office and postive reviews from critics. The film, from brothers Jon and Andrew Erwin, tells the true story of how faith and football helped unite a segregated Alabama community in the 1970s. “Woodlawn” opened […]

Let’s use what we have for the sake of the Great Commission!
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport Opinion

Let’s use what we have for the sake of the Great Commission!

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] Go and make disciples…..  “18 Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples […]

Every little thing counts
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport Opinion

Every little thing counts

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] The Cricket World Cup is in full swing and not long after that the Rugby World Cup will follow. As South Africans who love our sport we always […]

There is no room for double minded people on our playing field.
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport

There is no room for double minded people on our playing field.

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] It was interesting to watch Springbok rugby and Protea cricket during the last month or two. In their European tour the Boks lost against Ireland and Wales — […]

Beating burnout
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport

Beating burnout

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] Burnout is a term most sports people know and want to avoid, but sometimes the unavoidable happens and one hits the dreaded burnout state.  At that time questions […]