CSRM's Blogs are designed to Equip the Local Church for: Strategically Relevant, Effective and Efficient "Evangelistic-Disciplemaking" Sports Outreach
FORERUNNERS OF THE SPORTS OUTREACH MOVEMENT: THE STUDD BROTHERS - PART #3 / MODELS OF SPORTS MINISTRY
This Series of Blogs provide vignettes of the early pioneers of The Muscular Christianity Era & Faith-Sport Integration who laid the foundations for the Modern Day Sports Outreach Movement
LOCAL CHURCH SPORTS, REC & FITNESS OUTREACH LESSONS FROM THE STUDD’S
My Life With Young Men - Fifty Years in the Young Men’s Christian Association by R. C. Morse
Association Press, New York 1918.
C. T. Studd, Athlete and Pioneer by Norman P. Grubb, The World Wide Revival Prayer Movement - Publisher. Atlantic City, N. J; and the Evangelical Press, Harrisburg, Pa. 1947.
World Service - a History of the Foreign Work and World Service of the Young Men’s Christian Associations of the United States and Canada by Kenneth Scott Latourette, Association Press, New York 1957
John R. Mott - World Citizen by Basil Mathews, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London, 1934.
This blog is an excerpt from a future book "Surrounded by Witnesses" by Dr. Greg Linville. All rights reserved. For any reproduction right, including copying, computer reproduction, etc. contact:
Dr. Greg Linville at CSRM International C/O The World Outreach Center 5350 Broadmoor Circle N. w. Canton, Ohio – USA 44709 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Other blogs and articles on Local Church Sports, sports theology and ethics written by Dr. Greg Linville and other local church Sports, Rec & Fitness Ministers are archived at: http://www.csrm.org/blog/
Dr. Greg Linville was one of the founding members of CSRM and has served as the Executive Director since 2000. He served for 15 years as a local church sports and recreation minister and coached over 30 years at the junior high, high school and collegiate levels as well as 30 years in rec. leagues. Dr. Linville has consulted with churches from Australia, Africa, Asia, Australia, Caribbean, Europe, New Zealand and North America. He was awarded the world's first honorary Doctorate in Sports Ministry and holds an earned Doctorate as well. He is the author of Christmanship: The Theology of Competition & Sport. Dr. Greg has been married for over 35 years, is the father of two married children and the grandfather of a growing number of grandchildren.