Chess is fun, but it also cultivates our abilities. One must exercise foresight when playing chess. Foresight prepares for future possibilities. In chess foresight is estimating the eventual result of a move.
Chess increases flexibility. Flexibility adjusts to unexpected moves by your opponent.
Chess also develops creativity. Creativity brainstorms new strategies for the ever changing conditions of the game.
In the twelfth century there were only seven requirements for knighthood. One was to be a capable chess player. If these skills were important for knights to contend for the kingdom, then they might even be a bit useful to us in contending for God’s kingdom.
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Keepers has really filled a void in our community. A lot of families were looking for a good solid, Christian alternative to girl scouts and we found it by starting a Keepers at Home Club! We have about 25 families and it has been amazing!