Many young men find going to church boring, which may explain why MMA ministries are gaining popularity. These ministries teach the gospel and how to beat another man to a pulp. Me likey.
Christianity and fighting don’t exactly go together. I mean, Jesus was taught to turn the other cheek, people. These MMA ministries are trying to show that Jesus was a fighter, metaphorically speaking. I think this is a good approach. Many young men would rather go to a UFC fight than church. Maybe these MMA ministries can help the church regain lost ground.