"The great danger of Christian discipleship is that we should have two religions: a glorious, biblical Sunday gospel that sets us free from the world, that in the cross and resurrection of Christ makes eternity alive in us, a magnificent gospel of Genesis and Romans and Revelation; and, then, an everyday religion that we make do with during the week between the time of leaving the world and arriving in heaven. We save the Sunday gospel for the big crises of existence. For the mudane trivialities, . . . we use the everyday religion of the Reader's Digest reprint, advice from a friend, an Ann Landers column, the huckstered wisdom of a talk-show celebrity. We practice patent-medicine religion: we know that God created the universe, . . . [b]ut we can't believe that he condescends to watch the soap opera of our daily trials and tribulations."

- Eugene Peterson
Evangelism Linebacker

OK, Bird's plea for funny youtube videos led someone to post a link that led to this link, and I had to post it.

This just killed me.

"Get off the flo' and go do' to do'"

If you don't bust a gut watching this, I'll give you your money back.


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Comments on "Evangelism Linebacker":
1. Rong - 09/04/2007 10:55 am CDT

That's a riot - thanks for the good "rib splitter"!

2. Mandi - 09/04/2007 11:38 am CDT

I watched this at work and was eating my lunch. My diet coke literally flew out of my nose onto the computer screen. That was the funniest thing....thanks for the laugh.

3. Milly - 09/04/2007 4:17 pm CDT

ouch are you ready for game day?
love it

4. Brandi - 09/04/2007 4:25 pm CDT

Funny! Whoever did this vid did one for Easter too. It was hilarious! We saw it at a church in Houston last Easter (can't remember the name.)

5. maripat - 09/04/2007 7:24 pm CDT

Too funny! You had me bustin' a gut!

6. Bird - 09/04/2007 8:44 pm CDT

Yeah the Easter one is HILARIOUS too.

7. mopsy - 09/05/2007 6:48 am CDT

Could someone post a link to the hilarious Easter video?

8. Bryon Scott - 09/06/2007 5:01 pm CDT

We used this one in our Sunday service a couple of months ago. It got rave reviews there, too.

9. nhe - 09/13/2007 2:33 pm CDT

bad theology "salvation is man dependent", but funny, though it rips off the office linebacker Super Bowl commericial from a few years back

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