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Spiritual Fitness

The United States Marine Corps Officially Declares 'Lack of Spiritual Faith' as a Sign of Instability

Blake Page | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics
Blake Page

"Lack or loss of spiritual faith" is included in a list of risk indicators for use by "leaders at all levels" to "identify and address risky behavior or events that may lead to risky behavior, as soon as possible."

How to Be Spiritually Fit in 2012

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 02.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

Being spiritually fit is not a place of destination at which we one day arrive; it is a journey of a lifetime for the awake and willing, and it begins with your first step, even if it isn't perfect.

Heavy Faith

Gary Thomas | Posted 01.29.2012 | Religion
Gary Thomas

Physical fitness isn't primarily a matter of wanting to look good or of not caring how we look; it's a matter of stewardship -- taking care of something entrusted to us.

U.S. Army Christian Flag Folding Ceremony Shows Official Sanction Of Church-State Violations

Valerie Tarico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Valerie Tarico

The military has gone to great lengths to insist that spiritual fitness is not a religious concept. But the cumulative message is clear: Spiritual fitness is about being a good Christian.

Army Faces Questions Over 'Spiritual Fitness' Test

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News ServiceWASHINGTON (RNS) The Army is facing questions over a "spiritual fitness" portion of a mandatory questionnaire,...

Mandatory U.S. Army Survey Says Non-Believers Unfit to Serve

Chris Rodda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Chris Rodda

Christianity is being pushed on our service men and women under the guise of "Spiritual Fitness," a clever term concocted by the military to flagrantly violate the Constitution.