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S.O.S. ministry helps point sports officials at all levels toward Jesus

Whether the game is played on the court, between the lines or on the ice, sports lend the lion’s share of attention to the athlete. They are who the fans...

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Football

Former Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze to become Liberty's new head coach

Liberty University offered former Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze an opportunity to request forgiveness earlier this year. Now, they've offered Freeze an opportunity to be their own head coach....

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Football

CFL's Jamar Wall, Calgary Stampeders hoisted Grey Cup with thoughts of late teammate

The feeling of winning a championship can be described as the ultimate euphoria in professional sports. But the emotion that comes from raising a trophy in honor of a fallen...

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Baseball

NEW PODCAST: Chris Burke, Former MLB player

THIS IS EPISODE 201 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST Chris Burke was selected in the first round of the 2001 MLB Draft (10th overall) by the Houston Astros. The University of...

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Baseball

THE INCREASE: Lance Berkman - Leadership at Bat

Leadership with the Bat The factor that contributes most to effective leadership is consistency. If you’re going to encourage people to work hard, you need to work hard yourself. If...

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Basketball

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional - Friday, December 7, 2018

"For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve others and to give His life as a ransom for many." — Matthew 20:28 Be a...

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Football

Trey Burton, Kelvin Beachum, Lorenzo Alexander among nominees for Walter Payton Man of the Year Award

The NFL announced Thursday the 32 nominees for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award. Representing the best of the NFL's commitment to philanthropy and community impact, each...

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Fitness

FaithFit ministry sharing love of Christ by encouraging people to get physically, spiritually fit

Sports Spectrum believes in highlighting ministries doing awesome work through sports. Today we feature FaithFit, as written by Luke Swan, co-creator of the ministry. Why do you work out? Go...

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Football

THE INCREASE: Tress Way - Created to Enjoy

I grew up in a very competitive household. We were a game night family all through college. That’s what we’d do every single weekend — we’d have a massive game...

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Daily Devotional

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional - Thursday, December 6, 2018

“If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God we serve is able to deliver us from it, and He will deliver us from Your Majesty’s hand. But even...

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Football

Tampa Bay Bucs safety Andrew Adams wears Philippians 4:13 on every game day

Andrew Adams entered this past weekend with one career interception. Undrafted out of Connecticut in 2016, the former Huskies safety spent the first two seasons of his NFL career with...

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Other

NEW PODCAST: George Taylor, Pro Rodeo Cowboys Association CEO

THIS IS EPISODE 200 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST   George Taylor is the CEO of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, based in Colorado Springs, Colo. He was named to his...

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Baseball

THE INCREASE: Victor Black - A Spiritual Debridement

According to Webster’s Dictionary, a “debridement” is the medical removal of dead, damaged or infected tissue to improve the healing potential of the remaining healthy tissue. I recently had an...

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Daily Devotional

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional - Wednesday, December 5, 2018

"These trials will show that your faith is genuine. It is being tested as fire tests and purifies gold — though your faith is far more precious than mere gold....

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Baseball

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts signs extension, driven 'to achieve ultimate goal'

Manager Dave Roberts has led the Los Angeles Dodgers to two straight National League pennants, and he's the first manager to lead the Dodgers to the playoffs in each of his...

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Football

NEW PODCAST: Gene Chizik - Former Auburn Head Football Coach, 2010 National Champion

THIS IS EPISODE 198 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST PART ONE For 28 years, Gene Chizik coached college football. He began his career at Clemson and after stints with Middle Tennessee,...

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Football

Daniel Jeremiah says journey to NFL Network has been guided by faith in Christ

Ask Daniel Jeremiah about virtually any NFL draft hopeful, and he’s quick to rattle off information you might not have even known to ask for. Strengths, weaknesses, tendencies, statistics, even...

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Baseball

THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - His Hands and Feet

I reached a point in rehab this past season when I realized I really have to focus solely on the task at hand. So for weeks, I put my phone...

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Daily Devotional

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional - Tuesday, December 4, 2018

"Suddenly King Nebuchadnezzar jumped up in alarm and said, 'Didn’t we throw three men, bound hand and foot, into the fire?' 'That’s right, O king,' they said. 'But look!' he...

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Football

Shaun Alexander prays for injured Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa in locker room

Tua Tagovailoa is perhaps best known for replacing his fellow Alabama quarterback — something he did to help the Crimson Tide win the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship in...

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