April 20, 2012
What church has a fight night?
George Clinkscale died last fall after participating in a charity boxing match at GUTS Church in Tulsa. (If any names makes a church sounds like it subscribes to the Macho Jesus, it’s GUTS.) Here’s an excerpt of the story from Tulsa World:
Read the rest here.
“Outside the Lines” just aired the above video documenting Clinkscale’s death. They approach it from the angle of the boxing event being unsanctioned and without a licensed ref or trainer.
But I wonder about this from a religious angle. Why—why would a church hold a fight night, even for charity?