December 24, 2015

25 Reasons To Remember Spurs Jesus This Holiday Season

Christmastime in Alamo City evokes a certain nostalgia. The air is redolent of the simple, but welcoming smell of hot tamales and spiked horchata. The bustling streets quiet as the citizens of San Antonio retreat to the warmth of their family, friends and... Spurs. In the spirit of the holiday season, here are just a few reasons to remember local celebrity Spurs Jesus before the Silver and Black face the Houston Rockets on Christmas Day. Happy Birthday, Jesus, and Go Spurs Go!  
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He preached undying love for the Spurs during their grueling race for seis.
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He preached undying love for the Spurs during their grueling race for seis.

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He proved that justice always conquers the day.
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He proved that justice always conquers the day.

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He showed us that even the Son of God feels starstruck around the legends.
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He showed us that even the Son of God feels starstruck around the legends.

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He inspired young creatives to produce masterpieces while participating in the Spare pARTS Fine Arts Fair with local artist Robert Tatum.
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He inspired young creatives to produce masterpieces while participating in the Spare pARTS Fine Arts Fair with local artist Robert Tatum.

Photo via Facebook (Spurs Jesus)
He entered a business covenant with Tatum to design these iconic shirts for charity.
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He entered a business covenant with Tatum to design these iconic shirts for charity.

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He taught us a lesson in forgiveness after Facebook suspended his private account.
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He taught us a lesson in forgiveness after Facebook suspended his private account.

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He went so far as to forgive his mortal enemies.
Photo via Pinterest (Jennifer Maurer)
He went so far as to forgive his mortal enemies.

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He encouraged us to take advantage of San Antonio's beautiful public works while visiting the Yanaguana Gardens.
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He encouraged us to take advantage of San Antonio's beautiful public works while visiting the Yanaguana Gardens.

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He related to the layman's struggles.
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He related to the layman's struggles.

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He was also down with the clergy.
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He was also down with the clergy.

Photo via Instagram (Spurs Jesus)