Spiritual Care – As Fortifying as the Roar of an Olympic Crowd!

In my most recent blog on the Huffington Post UK – called Spiritual Care – As Fortifying as the Roar of an Olympic Crowd! – I ask how we can reproduce the kind of encouragement we saw Team GB get from the home crowd at London 2012 in facing our own demanding challenges. Here is an excerpt from the article.

Flying the flag for London 2012 at Covent Garden – Tony Lobl

Head to Stratford for London 2012 and you’ll find one thing that’s almost as noisy as the home crowd egging on the Team GB athletes.

It is the impassioned voices of men and women who fervently believe that their Christian calling impels them to stand on a street corner informing passersby that they are sinners.

However, this megaphone approach to religion is the exception rather than the rule. The vast majority of people of faith involved in the London Olympics are expressing their love through being on hand to help….

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Author:Tony Lobl

I write and speak on spirituality from my perspective as a Christian Science practitioner. I am also an Associate Editor for the Christian Science periodicals. I studied at the University of Surrey earning a BSc Hons Degree in Modern Mathematics before the impact of spirituality on health caught my attention and re-shaped my career.

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