In case you hadn’t heard Jeremy Lin is the newest NBA superstar.
What does that have to do with youth ministry? Jeremy Lin is also unabashedly Christian. From his postgame interviews with the press to dropping a couple references to Christian artists in interviews, this Harvard graduate is lighting up the NBA.
If you want to catch-up with his story, read about him in this excellent New York Times piece, Lin’s Appeal: Faith, Pride and Points
That’s good news for the struggling league. With a lockout shortened season the NBA could use any help it can get to get back to relevance outside of its subculture.