Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Monday, October 2, 2017

Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few.  Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.” (Matthew 9: 37-38 NIV) Small...

ONE COACH: Introducing the Wall of Honor

If you could honor your favorite coach, what would you say? OneCoach has created an initiative to honor coaches by resurrecting the John R. Wooden Wall of Honor from the Pro Athletes Outreach archives. Here...

Tim Tebow to be inducted in Florida Sports Hall of Fame on Nov. 8

Tim Tebow will be inducted into the Florida Sports Hall of Fame on Nov. 8. Tebow, 30, will be joined by former Atlanta Braves all-star Larry "Chipper Jones, former Florida State running back Warrick Dunn,...

UAB Blazers will wear ill children’s name on back of homecoming jersey

It's common for coaches to tell their players to play for the names on the front of the jersey and not the back. But, for the University of Alabama-Birmingham Blazers football team, they will...

College Football Game of the Week: USC vs Washington State

Not too often could one game change the face of a program, but that's what's at stake for No. 16 Washington State Cougars as they host the No. 5 USC Trojans on Friday night....

NFL Game of the Week: Oakland Raiders vs Denver Broncos

Week 4 of the NFL season takes us to the Mile High City as 2 AFC West goes do battle at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos both sit...

Women’s college basketball coach says she now lives for Christ and not for herself

“It’s crazy how God works” Mount Vernon is a small town in Kentucky that you have probably never heard of. It is a place where athletics are paramount, and many kids view their sport as...

NFL players send prayers to Packers Davante Adams after vicious hit

On Thursday Night, Packers wide receiver Davante Adams was injured after an illegal hit by Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan. Multiple Bears defenders had Adams wrapped up inside the red zone after a reception when...

THE INCREASE: Passion Prompted by God – J.J. Hoover

A few years ago I was dead set on never leaving the country — I had no reason or desire to. But last offseason my wife and I found ourselves on a plane to...

NEW PODCAST: Tim Fortugno, former MLB pitcher – current Mets scout

Tim Fortugno is a former Major League Baseball pitcher and currently a professional scout for the New York Mets. But the story of baseball is just a small part of the incredible life journey that...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Friday, September 29, 2017

"I lift up my eyes to the mountains - where does my help come from?2 My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth." - (Isaiah 121:1-2 NIV) Keep your head up It’s the universal...

Redskins QB Kirk Cousins keeps Bible verse in his locker as reminder

The Washington Redskins are off to a 2-1 start in the 2017 season and Kirk Cousins is coming off of playing one of the best games of his career. He earned NFC offensive player...

THE INCREASE: Advocates in Adversity – Scott Linebrink

There seem to be natural disasters devastating countless regions around the world right now, with no end in the near future. Our teams at Water Mission have been hard at work responding to the...

Texans QB Deshaun Watson donates first game check to employees affected by Hurricane Harvey

Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson has been impressive on the field in his first 2 NFL starts, leading his team to victory at Cincinnati and almost beating the defending Super Bowl Champion New...

Tim Brown – Sports Spectrum Quotable

"I think God gives you a talent for a reason, and if He touches your life to live for Him and certainly to do it on the middle of a football field, it's an...

God’s Life Coach

"A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another." - John 13:34 God's Life Coach It was November of 1986. My family and I were...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Thursday, September 28, 2017

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is-his good, pleasing and...

Mavericks’ J.J. Barea uses Mark Cuban’s plane for Puerto Rico hurricane relief

Dallas Mavericks point guard J.J. Barea transported 40,000 pounds of food, water and other supplies to his hometown of Puerto Rico, with the help of team owner Mark Cuban. Cuban loaned the team plane to...

Vikings QB Case Keenum grounded by faith, family, football

Looking at the quarterbacks who filled up the stat sheet this past weekend with fantasy football-type numbers, several well-known names headed the list. Tom Brady with his five touchdown passes, Aaron Rodgers leading the...

Carlos Beltran donates $1 million, starts hurricane relief effort

Carlos Beltran told Sports Spectrum in 2005 that he believes he can do everything, whether its on the field, off the field, at home, wherever it is, he believes he can do "everything in...

THE INCREASE: Where’s Your Foundation? – Chris Maragos

Recently our team Bible study has been focusing on where our foundation lies — both as individuals and as a team. You see, whatever you establish as the foundation for your life will affect...

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional – Wednesday, September 27, 2017

"There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when you were called; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over...

NEW PODCAST: Demario Davis – New York Jets linebacker

Demario Davis is in his 6th year as a linebacker in the NFL. He was selected by the Jets in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. After four seasons in New York,...

Jordin Sparks shares Biblical message during singing of national anthem

The world's attention this past weekend was directed toward the national anthem following comments by President Donald Trump directed toward the NFL and demonstrations. On Monday Night, all eyes were on ESPN and 2007 American...

Reggie White – Sports Spectrum Quotable

"I know God is real. I know personally He’s real and a lot of people know God is real and, as I say, people either don’t know or they don’t want to believe. The...

THE INCREASE: Love Thy Neighbor – Demario Davis

Over the last year and a half, racial tensions have grown significantly in our country. I don’t know why that is. Racial tension has always existed in our world, but lately the flame has...

Sports Spectrum Devotional – Tuesday, September 26, 2017

All In “He was going to quit football to go become a minister. That’s how real he is of a person and how serious he is about his faith.” - Justin Tuck, former NFL player In...

Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge sets new rookie home run record

All rise! The Judge has passed Big Mac. https://twitter.com/MLB/status/912400294746746880 New York Yankees rookie outfielder Aaron Judge hit his 49th and 50th home run of the season, surpassing the mark set by slugger Mark McGwire in 1987. Judge...

Christian NFL players respond to President Trump’s protesting comments

Sunday week 3 of the NFL saw its players, coaches, front office men and even owners, choose many different forms of response to the comments made by President Trump on Saturday regarding protests and...

NFL Week 3 Roundup: Best Performances

Week 3 of the NFL slate saw eight unbeaten teams lose their first game, with only the Atlanta Falcons and the Kansas City Chiefs remaining perfect on the season. You can say Sunday's games...