An ongoing issue in thinking about and trying to act out Christianity is its relationship with culture. While Christianity claims timeless truths, culture constantly changes, and so the appropriate cultural expression of Christianity is, well, a challenge.
In this context, what are we to make of Christian paintball?
"According to the site: "Promised Land Paintball is America's Best Christian Paintball Park! Our Purpose is to help grow God's Kingdom with this Unique Ministry! Promised Land Paintball is used by churches to Strengthen Relationships between Teens in Youth Groups and between Teens and Youth Group Leaders! We are also used as a Great Outreach! Paintball is an Absolute Blast! Play Paintball with Your Youth Group at Promised Land Paintball!"
(Note, all exclamation marks are original to the text!)
At first I just rolled my eyes, but then as I thought about it I couldn't come up with any particular reason not to do it.