Athletes look for religious support

Each meeting of the Christian group Athletes in Action begins with one member introducing him or herself. Last week, it was a freshman, peppered with questions by her teammates and friends: “Ligers or Tions?” “Nunchucks or Bowstaff?” Finally, “What’s your favorite thing about Athletes in Action?” “The people,” she responded tentatively. A groan erupted from […]

For a brief time

When I was not yet thirty, I split with my first wife. We were both glad it happened, but we had just moved to Louisville and neither of us knew anyone we could stay with. I slept on the couch until she found a place, which ended up taking months. I think she took her […]

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