I’ve come a long way on my Spiritual Fitness journey. I’ve taken their advice and started an ‘online blog’ and everything. I even took their advice to join social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook in order to connect with a Spiritual Community back home.
However, I fear that if I’m too open minded about the mandatory Spiritual Fitness testing and training, I might find myself in this sticky situation.
We tend to use sandbags for other purposes on the active duty side. We even use them extensively out here in the sandbox. But the sentiment remains. And as many Chapels are stocked with Psalm 91, a book that pretty much suggests that god will be a bullet blocker and that soldiers don’t need real / physical armor… these types of thoughts and questions are bound to be raised by impressionable Soldiers.