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NFL Game of the Week: Philadelphia Eagles vs Los Angeles Rams

The top two quarterbacks selected in the 2016 NFL Draft face off in a marquee NFC matchup. Jared Goff (No. 1) leads his Los Angeles Rams (9-3) against Carson Wentz (No. 2) and the...

College Football Game of the Week: Army vs Navy

Army vs Navy is always one of the most anticipated games on the college football calendar. Last season Army beat the Navy for the first time in 14 years. Will it be back to back wins...

NFL running back, Dancing with the Stars winner Rashad Jennings announces retirement from NFL

Rashad Jennings announced his retirement from the NFL today in a message posted to his twitter page. https://twitter.com/RashadJennings/status/939141209301422085 "Today marks the day that I officially announce my retirement from the NFL." Jennings said on his twitter...

Rockies Chad Bettis overcomes cancer, wins 2017 Tony Conigliaro Award

Colorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis is the winner of MLB's 2017 Tony Conigliaro award for the "Major Leaguer who has overcome adversity through the attributes of spirit, determination, and courage that were trademarks of...

THE INCREASE: 5 Questions with Raptors C.J. Miles

We talked with Toronto Raptors forward C.J. Miles about his faith journey, how he’s living in the increase of Christ, and the mentors that have impacted his life. What effect does your faith have on...

ONE COACH: Diligence Produces Good Results – Mickey Weston

"Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, accurately handling the Word of Truth." 2 timothy 2:15 Every athlete's desire is to produce good results by...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Friday, December 8, 2017

“But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asks you a reason of the hope that is in you with gentleness and...

NEW PODCAST: Brian Dozier and Kyle Gibson, Minnesota Twins

THIS IS EPISODE 61 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier won a Gold Glove and is the first American League second baseman to ever hit 40 home runs in a...

Three Dallas Cowboys players profess their faith in Christ and get baptized

The Dallas Cowboys are currently 6-6 and fighting for the playoff lives as they prepare for a battle against the New York Giants on Sunday. On Tuesday December 5, linebacker Anthony Hitchens made a decision...

FLASHBACK: Former NBA Player Michael Redd purchased church for Father

From 2003 to 2007, Michael Redd was one of the best basketball players on the planet. He averaged more than 20 points per game each season and was named an All-Star in 2003. Many...

THE INCREASE: A Welcome Distraction – Mark Appel

When I’m not on the baseball field, I still enjoy competing. Whether that’s through games with friends, competitions with my brother, or lining up my two fantasy football teams so I can trash talk...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Thursday, December 7, 2017

“For this reason he had to be made like them, fully human in every way, in order that he might become a merciful and faithful high priest in service to God, and that he...

ONE COACH: Taking Time Away – Mickey Weston

"In the early morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house, and went away to a secluded place, and was praying there." Mark 1:35 I'm a night owl. Playing professional baseball for fifteen...

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice says the Bible became real to him during...

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice appeared at Liberty University's convocation today to talk to the students about domestic violence and the things that he has learned from his domestic violence incident back...

Saints Drew Brees accepted Christ in high school on his 17th birthday

The New Orleans Saints are having a fantastic 2017 season. At 9-3, they lead the NFC's South division and appear ready to make a deep postseason run. With a running game that they haven't seen...

ONE COACH: How Coaches Can Develop a Greater Trust in the Lord

"Faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the Word about Christ." Romans 10:17 Coach, do you want to be someone who trust in the Lord? It's easy to say you...

Jets Josh McCown wins AFC Offensive Player of the Week

New York Jets quarterback Josh McCown has been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in a 38-31 win over the Chiefs last Sunday. McCown threw for 311 yards and one passing...

THE INCREASE: Don’t Go At It Alone – Matt Forte

“As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.” — Proverbs 27:17 Our couples’ Bible study has been really great this year. We have a lot of men from our team come with their wives...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Suffering leads to hope. Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance;  perseverance, character; and character, hope. (Romans 5:3-4 NIV) As I’ve gotten older, I find it...

ONE COACH: Let Others Help – Dave Dravecky

"Carry each other's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ." Galatians 6:2 Sometimes the hardest thing we can do is admit we have a need. We want to feel self-sufficient,...

Sports world sends prayers to Steelers LB Ryan Shazier after brutal hit in Monday...

Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was taken off the field on a stretcher after suffering a a back injury in a collision with Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Josh Malone early in the first quarter of...

NFL Week 13 Recap: Best Performances

The stretch run of the NFL season is underway as we highlight the best performances in Week 13. Le'Veon Bell (18 carries, 76 yards/5 receptions, 106 yards, TD) - The Steelers rallied back from 17...

THE INCREASE: Living with Enthusiasm – J.J. Hoover

“My heart is steadfast, O God! I will sing and make melody with all my being! Awake, O harp and lyre! I will awake the dawn! I will give thanks to You, O Lord,...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Tuesday, December 5, 2017

"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout aloud, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is he, humble and mounted on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey."...

NEW PODCAST: Mark Price, 4-time NBA All Star – Charlotte 49ers Head Basketball Coach

  THIS IS EPISODE 60 OF THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST Mark Price played 12 years in the NBA from 1986-1998. He's a 4-time NBA All Star and was named to the All-NBA First Team in 1993. Known...

Alabama football player Nigel Knott gets baptized after giving his life to God

Alabama's football team was celebrating on Sunday, when their squad was selected in the 2018 College Football Playoff. The matchup is a familiar one for Alabama as they face No. 1 seed Clemson for a...

Russell Wilson helps Seahawks end Eagles nine-game winning streak

Russell Wilson let the world know that he is still one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL and that his Seattle Seahawks remain a dangerous team in the NFC. Wilson threw 3 touchdown passes...

ONE COACH: Fear Extinguished by Faith and Belief

"For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline." - 2 Timothy 1:7 Sometimes competition provokes fear. However, if you look up fear in the dictionary...

THE INCREASE: A Victory That Lasts – Jeff Totten

Everyone knows the Nike brand right? We’re all familiar with the iconic swoosh that is represented on countless of athletes’ clothing and sports gear. But do you know where the title came from? It’s...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Monday, December 4, 2017

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of...