This week Baptist Press Sports is running a short article that I wrote for them. Here is an excerpt:
Golf is an interesting sport. It is a very simple game when you boil it down to the basics.
The objective of the game is clear. Just hit the ball into the hole. The means of accomplishing the goal are pretty straightforward. Unlike baseball, no one is throwing the ball and trying to make you miss it. The ball just sits there on the ground and you hit it with a club. It is pretty simple, or at least it sounds simple.
The problem is that no matter how simple it may seem, golf is an extremely challenging sport. As Mark Twain once put it, “The devil is in the details.” And when it comes to golf, there are certainly plenty of details.
You can read the rest of the article HERE.