Pole dancing for Jesus (video)

a form of prayer. This doesn't seem at odds with the sociological suggestion that dancing evolved in most human societies as a way to demonstrate fitness and fertility to potential mates.


There's nothing inherently unchristian or evil about pole dancing, especially when it doesn't involve removing your clothes for money. However, when have ultraconservative Christian haters ever missed an opportunity to judge others and condemn fun?



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Strippers are a very underutilized resource for Christians. Many are religious, or at least they have cross tattoos and don't believe in contraceptives, and all of them touch lives on a deeply spiritual level. Now, one workout studio in a conservative Texas town is finally celebrating the connection between pole dancing and Christianity.

The second Sunday of each month, Pole Fitness for Jesus courses are taught at a small gym called Best Shape of your Life. The women worship God by dancing to Christian songs and shaping their bodies into rock hard temples for praising Jesus. The class is free as the gym owner doesn't believe in making a profit on the sabbath.

There are multiple passages in the Bible, particularly in Psalms, that describe dance as

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