the existential meaning of exercise

existential meaning of exercise cartoon by nakedpastor david hayward

Fine art reproductions of this cartoon!

The deepest root of much of what we do is an existential fear of death.

However. I run. I use a kettle bell. I do this because I feel better.

So even though death awaits, while I’m alive I choose to be as healthy as I can and to feel as good as possible.

About David Hayward

David Hayward runs the blog nakedpastor as a graffiti artist on the walls of religion where he critiques religion… specifically Christianity and the church. He also runs the online community The Lasting Supper where people can help themselves discover, explore and live in spiritual freedom.

  • Stan Theman

    And you needed religion to tell you this? Really?

  • Mark

    Fear of death or not, most of us don’t get enough exercise. Or eat right, whatever that is. I’m beginning to see that much of what I’ve learned about nutrition is “baloney”, so to speak.