Fall 2022

Joshua Doering

NFL player Godwin Igwebuike shares story of faith, 'unquantifiable' odds in mini-doc

Godwin Igwebuike's NFL journey has been filled with joyous moments, plenty of disappointment and unexpected...

READ MORE

Trevor Lawrence aims to 'be a light' for Christ as he leads resurgent Jaguars

Reigning AFC Offensive Player of the Week Trevor Lawrence got asked during his media availability...

READ MORE

Diana Ordóñez embracing God's plan during historic rookie season for NC Courage

Diana Ordóñez's left arm is a simple yet fairly complete visual representation of the Christian...

READ MORE

Hendon Hooker leads Tennessee's top-ranked offense while playing for God's glory

Hendon Hooker says he used to watch Josh Heupel's Central Florida teams whenever he could,...

READ MORE

Albert Pujols homers twice, reaches 700 for his career: 'I'm just thanking God'

Albert Pujols had gone 22 plate appearances since hitting career home run No. 698 when...

READ MORE

Jalen Hurts leads NFL's No. 1 offense as Eagles QB believes 'God is everything'

Jalen Hurts voluntarily brought up his only previous appearance on Monday Night Football in the...

READ MORE

A'ja Wilson leads Las Vegas Aces to WNBA title: 'I've got to give it all to God'

The city of Las Vegas is celebrating a professional sports championship for the first time...

READ MORE

Bo Bichette trusting the Lord as his hot streak helps Blue Jays surge toward playoffs

Shortstop Bo Bichette is heating up at the perfect time for the Toronto Blue Jays....

READ MORE

QB Russell Wilson says he plays 'all for God's glory' despite loss in return to Seattle

Russell Wilson knows better than just about anyone how hostile of an environment Lumen Field...

READ MORE

Sportswriter Jonathan Tjarks passes away from cancer, wife says 'God is still faithful'

Sportswriter Jonathan Tjarks passed away Saturday night following a battle with a rare form of...

READ MORE

Sportswriter Jonathan Tjarks enters hospice care, family believing God is 'trustworthy'

At the end of August, sportswriter Jonathan Tjarks and his wife, Melissa, got the heartbreaking...

READ MORE

Bills tight end Dawson Knox thankful for support after losing brother: 'God's got him'

Speaking publicly for the first time since the passing of his brother, Luke — a...

READ MORE

Spiritual leader, All-Pro punter Brett Kern released by Titans after 13 seasons

The Tennessee Titans officially parted ways with veteran punter Brett Kern on Tuesday ahead of...

READ MORE

Philadelphia Union's Andre Blake anchored in Christ while becoming top MLS goalie

Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin is on a mission to make sure the consistent...

READ MORE

Oklahoma punter Michael Turk focused on glorifying God as he eyes NFL

Michael Turk finds himself in a strange situation as Oklahoma's punter. He is one of...

READ MORE

Two-sport star John Rhys Plumlee 'really, really blessed' to be named UCF starting QB

It took two years of patience and a change of schools, but John Rhys Plumlee...

READ MORE

Albert Pujols thankful to God for setting up storybook ending with St. Louis Cardinals

As soon as the St. Louis Cardinals gave Albert Pujols the chance to end his...

READ MORE

Oklahoma star Grace Lyons hosts conference for Christian college softball players

College softball players from around the country gathered in Norman, Oklahoma, this week for The...

READ MORE

Coach Dave Aranda leads 10th-ranked Baylor with 'Christian faith out front'

Baylor football had never finished in the top five of the AP poll or won...

READ MORE

Alabama tops preseason AP poll with QB Bryce Young focused on embodying Christ

For the fifth time in seven years, the Alabama Crimson Tide has the top spot...

READ MORE

Raiders QB Derek Carr content in Christ: 'I don't need the world to give me anything'

While playing in the American Century Championship celebrity golf event last month, Las Vegas Raiders...

READ MORE

'Strong believer' Bukayo Saka leaning on his faith as Arsenal begin new season

Two years ago at this time, Bukayo Saka was just beginning to establish himself as...

READ MORE

Richard Seymour thanks parents in Hall of Fame speech for helping him 'keep God first'

Richard Seymour revealed during his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech Saturday that he...

READ MORE

QB C.J. Stroud strives to lead as 'man of God' in 2nd year as Ohio State starter

Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud threw for 4,435 yards and 44 touchdowns in 2021, his...

READ MORE

Brett Phillips traded to Orioles, gifts special glove to young Rays fan battling cancer

Brett Phillips learned Tuesday he'd been traded to the Baltimore Orioles for cash considerations, ending...

READ MORE

Pitcher Luke Weaver and his 'Bible Glove' headed to Kansas City Royals

Pitcher Luke Weaver and his "Bible Glove" are on their way to Kansas City. The...

READ MORE

Kelsey Plum grateful as she enjoys career year for Aces: 'God has given me so much'

It is all coming together for sixth-year guard Kelsey Plum. The Las Vegas Aces star...

READ MORE

QB Trey Lance guided by his faith as 49ers declare, 'This is Trey's team'

It's officially Trey Lance time in San Francisco. Speaking with the media Tuesday, 49ers general...

READ MORE

Children of NHL veteran Jack Johnson baptized in Stanley Cup

It just so happened that the three children of defenseman Jack Johnson were scheduled to...

READ MORE

Jackson Holliday goes No. 1 in MLB draft to Orioles, aims to glorify God through baseball

Jackson Holliday entered an exclusive group Sunday night, becoming the second son of a major...

READ MORE

With hype building, Texas star RB Bijan Robinson playing for God's glory

Bijan Robinson has nothing left to prove individually at the college level. He could sit...

READ MORE

Top-5 prospect Jackson Holliday wants to 'honor the Lord' ahead of MLB draft

It didn't take long for seven-time MLB All-Star Matt Holliday to realize his oldest son,...

READ MORE

Rising Mariners pitcher Logan Gilbert striving to 'glorify God in everything that I do'

The preseason excitement around the Seattle Mariners looked like it was justified when they started...

READ MORE

Commanders WR Terry McLaurin 'excited' for what God has in store after new contract

Speaking to the media Wednesday for the first time since signing a three-year, $70 million...

READ MORE

Fathers For The Fatherless bike rides combine fundraising, fitness, fellowship, faith

Jeff Zaugg was never much of a cyclist. When he participated in triathlons, he only...

READ MORE

Former No. 1 overall pick Mark Appel makes MLB debut: 'God reignited that spark in me'

Mark Appel's major league debut was always supposed to be a big deal. Drafted No....

READ MORE

Josh Manson helps Colorado Avalanche win first Stanley Cup in 21 years with God as his foundation

It is only fitting the Colorado Avalanche's first Stanley Cup triumph in 21 years was...

READ MORE

AJ Griffin drafted 16th by Atlanta Hawks, carries strong faith into NBA

Sharpshooter AJ Griffin was projected by most analysts to be a lottery pick (Nos. 1-14)...

READ MORE

National champion hurdler Alia Armstrong chasing spot at worlds with God included in entire life

Less than two weeks after winning a NCAA national championship in the 100-meter hurdles at...

READ MORE

U.S. soccer star Mallory Pugh thriving again, now with life fully surrendered to Christ

Mallory Pugh was wondering whether she'd ever play soccer again less than 18 months ago....

READ MORE

David Hess back pitching, sharing powerful testimony after cancer bout

When David Hess looked at the PET scan that would determine if he could go...

READ MORE

Former AC Milan star Alexandre Pato finding peace with Orlando City through faith in God

Alexandre Pato was supposed to be a global superstar with a cabinet full of trophies...

READ MORE

Yankees' Aaron Judge enjoying best season of career, places future in God's hands

Every time New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge crushes another home run, his decision to...

READ MORE

ESPN's Sage Steele returns to work after golf ball accident, thanks God for recovery

ESPN personality Sage Steele returned to work Wednesday and anchored "SportsCenter" for the first time...

READ MORE

Tim Elko leads Ole Miss baseball to super regionals while growing in Christ

In Ole Miss' 22-6 win over Arizona on Monday, which earned the Rebels a spot...

READ MORE

Indiana Wesleyan softball team hosts worship night at NAIA World Series: 'God won!'

The Indiana Wesleyan University (Marion, Indiana) softball team may have come up short of winning...

READ MORE

Sam Burns beats good friend, brother in Christ Scottie Scheffler in playoff at Colonial

Scottie Scheffler and Sam Burns had to put their close friendship aside when they went...

READ MORE

Focused on faith, Steph Curry leads Golden State Warriors back to NBA Finals

Believe it or not, Steph Curry had not received an individual postseason award in his...

READ MORE

Coach Cliff Godwin pointing others to Christ as East Carolina seeks College World Series trip

No college baseball program has made more NCAA Tournament appearances without reaching the College World...

READ MORE

Cardinals 1B Paul Goldschmidt enjoying blistering start to season, keeps growing in faith

Keeping Paul Goldschmidt off the basepaths is one of the most difficult tasks in baseball...

READ MORE

Emma Ritter keeps her focus on God as she leads No. 3 Virginia Tech softball

The Virginia Tech softball team is set to host an NCAA regional for the first...

READ MORE

Josh Manson scores overtime game-winner for Avs, strives to share God's love

Josh Manson's first playoff goal was certainly a memorable one. His shot 8:02 into overtime...

READ MORE

Alisson playing for God's glory as Liverpool chase historic quadruple

At this time a year ago, Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker was going through one of...

READ MORE

Sixers' Tobias Harris aims to 'always bring Christ out in my life' even amid NBA highs & lows

Tobias Harris has experienced many of the emotions a postseason series can stir up in...

READ MORE

Track star Sydney McLaughlin marries former NFL player Andre Levrone Jr. in Virginia wedding

Track superstar Sydney McLaughlin and former NFL player Andre Levrone Jr. officially tied the knot...

READ MORE

Nick Foles receives 19th annual Call to Courage Award from coach Frank Reich

Quarterback Nick Foles was reunited with his former offensive coordinator — current Indianapolis Colts head...

READ MORE

Brody Brecht gives glory to God as he stars for Iowa baseball & football teams

Brody Brecht is putting off the decision as long as he can. He knows he...

READ MORE

Sixth man Cam Johnson stays rooted in faith as Suns eye return to NBA Finals

Phoenix Suns wing Cam Johnson turned in the best playoff performance of his career Monday...

READ MORE

2022 'Mr. Irrelevant' Brock Purdy joins 49ers with Christ as his foundation

Former Iowa State quarterback Brock Purdy just wanted to end up on an NFL roster....

READ MORE

Travon Walker drafted No. 1 overall to Jaguars, says God is No. 1 reason he made it to NFL

There wasn't nearly as much certainty around this year's No. 1 overall pick in the...

READ MORE

Former Utah star Devin Lloyd confident in God's plan for him ahead of NFL draft

Linebacker Devin Lloyd gave serious consideration to entering last year's NFL draft. He decided to...

READ MORE

George Karlaftis seeking God first on journey from Greece to Purdue to NFL

George Karlaftis showed up in West Layfette, Indiana, in the fall of 2014 as a...

READ MORE

Player of the Year Oscar Tshiebwe returning to Kentucky: 'God's not done with me in this place'

Consensus national player of the year Oscar Tshiebwe is coming back for a second season...

READ MORE

Arizona Cardinals DL Michael Dogbe gets baptized, 'thankful for God's presence' in his life

On March 14, defensive lineman Michael Dogbe re-signed with the Arizona Cardinals on a one-year...

READ MORE

Brett Phillips hits home run for 8-year-old battling cancer while she's being interviewed

Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Brett Phillips, one of the most fun players in the game,...

READ MORE

Veronica Burton drafted 7th overall by Dallas Wings, keeps God at the forefront

Dallas Wings head coach Vickie Johnson knew she wanted to focus on defense with the...

READ MORE

Scottie Scheffler staying grounded in faith during rise to golf's world No. 1

Scottie Scheffler looked every bit the top player in the World Golf Rankings in his...

READ MORE

Mini documentary chronicles rise of faith-based basketball power Sunrise Christian Academy

At first glance, Sunrise Christian Academy in Bel Aire, Kansas, may not have the appearance...

READ MORE

Coach Dawn Staley after South Carolina wins national title: 'Our path was divinely ordered'

To claim a second national championship in program history, Dawn Staley's South Carolina Gamecocks had...

READ MORE

USMNT qualifies for World Cup behind faith-driven Christian Pulisic, Walker Zimmerman

It was frustrating at times, exhilarating at others. There was a renewed sense of optimism,...

READ MORE

Allan Houston to receive Athletes in Action's Keys to Life Award at men's Final Four

Longtime New York Knick Allan Houston is adding to his impressive list of awards and...

READ MORE

Freshman AJ Griffin boldly living as follower of Christ while leading Duke to Final Four

Looking at the Twitter account Duke freshman AJ Griffin, it is not immediately obvious he...

READ MORE

Ryan Hollingshead drawing peace from the Lord during strong start with LAFC

Defender Ryan Hollingshead didn't score multiple goals in any of his 193 Major League Soccer...

READ MORE

'The Rev' Roger Powell keeps God first as Gonzaga assistant basketball coach

At this point, Gonzaga making the Sweet 16 is about the closest thing to a...

READ MORE

Jacie Hoyt introduced as Oklahoma State women's basketball coach: 'God is the author of my story'

Jacie Hoyt decided early in her coaching career it wasn't worth fantasizing about a dream...

READ MORE

Former QB Randall Cunningham, now a pastor, focuses on Christ as he coaches daughter Vashti

Four-time Pro Bowl quarterback Randall Cunningham is keeping himself plenty busy these days. Not only...

READ MORE

Matthew Mayer scores career-high while playing for Jesus as Baylor begins title defense

The Baylor men's basketball national title defense got underway Thursday afternoon with a convincing 85-49...

READ MORE

Faith & baptism of boxer Evan Holyfield, son of Evander, highlighted in new docuseries

Maurice "Termite" Watkins tried to contain his excitement and stay engaged in the conversation simultaneously,...

READ MORE

Colorado State's David Roddy firmly in God's plan as Rams eye deep postseason run

Colorado State was widely regarded as one of the best mid-major teams in the country...

READ MORE

LSU softball star Ali Kilponen gets baptized: 'Today I decided to clothe myself in Christ'

The 21st-ranked Louisiana State softball team went 5-1 over the weekend in the LSU Invitational...

READ MORE

Firm in his faith, Griff Aldrich leads Longwood men's hoops to its first NCAA Tournament

Griff Aldrich may very well not be preparing his Longwood Lancers for the program's first...

READ MORE

FC Cincinnati's Ray Gaddis preparing for new chapter with focus on God

Though veteran defender Ray Gaddis enters the 2022 Major League Soccer season in unfamiliar surroundings...

READ MORE

Aric Almirola at peace with God's plan for him ahead of final Daytona 500

Aric Almirola has finished in the top 15 of the NASCAR Cup Series standings each...

READ MORE

Russell Wilson, Frank Reich encourage others to follow Christ at Super Bowl Breakfast

The prestigious Bart Starr Award carries an extra level of significance for Seattle Seahawks quarterback...

READ MORE

Ahead of Super Bowl debut, Rams DB Jalen Ramsey 'nothing' without 'Lord and Savior Jesus Christ'

Los Angeles Rams star Jalen Ramsey has earned plenty of accolades in his career, from...

READ MORE

Rams WR Cooper Kupp finds ultimate purpose in honoring God on journey to Super Bowl

It would be easy to understand if Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp struggled...

READ MORE

Rams chaplain Kevin Nickerson focused on relationships, wilderness during journey to Super Bowl

While preparing his pregame message to the Los Angeles Rams before the NFC championship game,...

READ MORE

Bengals' Michael Thomas goes from unsigned to Super Bowl: 'God's plans are greater than ours'

When the NFL season started, defensive back Michael Thomas was without a team and completely...

READ MORE

Illinois star Kofi Cockburn trusting God's plan as he leads Illini in Big Ten title chase

Illinois center Kofi Cockburn couldn't help but smile when talking about his return to the...

READ MORE

Coach Rick Barnes sends daily prayer to ESPN's Dick Vitale: 'God is using him in a great way'

Sunday morning, following his team's 52-51 loss to Texas on Saturday, Tennessee men's basketball coach...

READ MORE

Faith-fueled Cooper Kupp, 1st 2,000-yard receiver, delivers again as Rams reach Super Bowl LVI

Wide receiver Cooper Kupp has come through time and time again for the Los Angeles...

READ MORE

Dawn Staley, Yolett McPhee-McCuin meet in top-25 showdown as sisters in Christ

The top-ranked South Carolina women's basketball team is hosting a top-25 opponent Thursday night, just...

READ MORE

Tyrese Maxey staying connected to God as he maximizes growing role with 76ers

At his AUU games growing up, Philadelphia 76ers guard Tyrese Maxey would lead his team...

READ MORE

Tennessee men's basketball star Kennedy Chandler grateful for God's blessings

Few – if any – freshmen in college basketball have more responsibility placed on them...

READ MORE

Ja Morant relying on God as he helps Memphis Grizzlies become NBA's hottest team

The Memphis Grizzlies have steadily improved since Ja Morant and head coach Taylor Jenkins arrived...

READ MORE

Former NFL player Michael Ray Garvin working to create first Christian sports TV series

Michael Ray Garvin was working with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes in December 2019 when...

READ MORE

Expected to retire from NFL, Ben Roethlisberger says he wants to help 'expand God's Kingdom'

The final chapter of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's long and storied NFL career was...

READ MORE

Eagles rookie WR DeVonta Smith grateful for God's guidance as team enters playoffs

DeVonta Smith has been everything the Philadelphia Eagles hoped he would be when they took...

READ MORE

WR Cooper Kupp trusts in God through historic receiving season as Rams prepare for playoffs

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp took full advantage of the NFL's new 17-game...

READ MORE

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson wins 2022 Bart Starr Award for character, leadership

Sports and faith intersect every year at the Super Bowl Breakfast, which takes place the...

READ MORE

Clemson QB D.J. Uiagalelei thanks God for challenges in 1st year as starter: 'Jesus put me in this position'

Clemson quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei picked his word for the 2021 season when he was a...

READ MORE

Ryan Tannehill leads Titans to 2nd straight division title as he aims to glorify God

Quarterback Ryan Tannehill has been one of the few constants on a Tennessee Titans team...

READ MORE

Heisman finalist C.J. Stroud keeps 'God first' as he leads Ohio State in strong freshman season

Before C.J. Stroud was a Heisman Trophy finalist and the starting quarterback of one of...

READ MORE

No. 1 QB recruit Cade Klubnik set for Clemson after 3rd straight state title, says he's 'playing for God'

When the Clemson football program officially revealed its latest recruiting class last week, the coaches...

READ MORE

Former Auburn QB Bo Nix transfers to Oregon, says 'God has ordered my steps'

Quarterback Bo Nix is onto the next step of his football journey after three years...

READ MORE

Tori Dilfer leads undefeated Louisville volleyball to Final Four: 'My team is my mission field'

From their very first conversation, Louisville volleyball head coach Dani Busboom Kelly was completely transparent...

READ MORE

Baylor men's basketball climbs to No. 1 after 9-0 start, remains focused on serving others

For the third season in a row, the Baylor Bears sit atop the world of...

READ MORE

NYCFC's 19-year-old Talles Magno giving thanks to God along journey to MLS Cup

With one swing of his foot Sunday afternoon, 19-year-old Talles Magno just about repaid every...

READ MORE

Yolett McPhee-McCuin giving glory to God as Ole Miss women ride 8-game winning streak

The Ole Miss women's basketball program took a major step forward in 2020-21, posting a...

READ MORE

Matthew Slater supports Compassion International & Fill the Stadium with 'My Cause My Cleats'

New England Patriots team captain and special teams ace Matthew Slater was sitting in a...

READ MORE

Oscar Tshiebwe, nation's leading rebounder, thankful for God's guidance in journey to Kentucky

Oscar Tshiebwe was waiting for one phone call in particular when he entered the transfer...

READ MORE

Walker Zimmerman named MLS Defender of the Year for 2nd straight season

Nashville SC center back Walker Zimmerman joined an elite group Wednesday, becoming just the third...

READ MORE

Athletes in Action to launch AIA Prep basketball academy in 2022, including 'spiritual training'

Athletes in Action is combining faith and basketball in a new way with the creation...

READ MORE

Walker Zimmerman leads Nashville SC into MLS playoffs, grateful for 'how sacrificial God's love is'

Defender Walker Zimmerman has a personal goal of winning a trophy at every club he...

READ MORE

Colts coach Frank Reich encourages those struggling, points to 'Christ alone' after blowout win over Bills

Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich had some thoughts he wanted to share when he...

READ MORE

Aubrey Bledsoe finding freedom in Christ with Washington Spirit in NWSL title game

The road to Saturday's National Women's Soccer League championship game has not always been the...

READ MORE

Michigan State QB Payton Thorne looks to God while leading resurgent Spartans

As the Michigan State coaching staff was thinking about offering a scholarship to quarterback Payton...

READ MORE

Purdue QB Aidan O'Connell giving glory to God as Boilermakers seek another top-5 win

Purdue quarterback Aidan O'Connell has saved his best performances for the Boilermakers' biggest games so...

READ MORE

Cardinals QB Colt McCoy embracing God's plan and mentorship role, but proves he can still play

Colt McCoy made it clear to Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury when he signed...

READ MORE

Cole Swider seeking to grow as basketball player, 'man of God' at Syracuse

It didn't take long for Cole Swider to decide what his destination would be after...

READ MORE

Saints WR Michael Thomas out for season, says 'God doesn't make mistakes'

New Orleans Saints star wide receiver Michael Thomas is going to have to wait a...

READ MORE

San Jose Sharks goalie James Reimer off to impressive start as he follows Christ

Goalie James Reimer returned for a second stint with the San Jose Sharks this offseason...

READ MORE

Umpire Ted Barrett living for Christ as he works fifth career World Series

Longtime MLB umpire Ted Barrett once again finds himself on baseball's biggest state as one...

READ MORE

L.A. Angels' Anthony Rendon: 'God will use me' regardless of on-field success

Anthony Rendon's debut with the Los Angeles Angels in the pandemic-shortened 2020 season generally went...

READ MORE

LB Jordan Hicks shining for Arizona Cardinals after difficult offseason, finding fulfillment in Christ

Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim called linebacker Jordan Hicks shortly after the NFL draft...

READ MORE

Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. begins 4th NBA season with max contract, focus on God

In the two seasons forward Michael Porter Jr. has been healthy, the Denver Nuggets have...

READ MORE

Matt Duchene relying on his faith as he seeks bounceback season in third year with Nashville

During his second season in the NHL, when he was with the Colorado Avalanche, center...

READ MORE

Titans safety Kevin Byard stays grounded in Christ as he leads Tennessee defense

The Tennessee Titans once again find themselves atop the AFC South. After winning the division...

READ MORE

Aaron Judge powers N.Y. Yankees back into playoffs as he continues to honor the Lord

New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge stepped to the plate in the bottom of the...

READ MORE

Russell Wilson praises Jesus after becoming fastest NFL QB to 100 regular-season wins

The Seattle Seahawks snapped a two-game losing streak and picked up a divisional win over...

READ MORE

Suns' Cam Johnson says he wears No. 23 because of Psalm 23, recites it during national anthem

Like many athletes, the number he wears carries a special significance for Phoenix Suns forward...

READ MORE

Sophie Cunningham providing spark for Phoenix Mercury in WNBA playoffs, playing to glorify God

Before the Phoenix Mercury beat the defending-champion Seattle Storm in overtime Sunday night to advance...

READ MORE

Italian Serie A club S.S. Lazio partners with Compassion Italia to serve children in need

Top-flight Italian soccer club S.S. Lazio made sure Sunday's meeting in Rome with crosstown rival...

READ MORE

AFC Defensive Player of the Week Odafe Oweh silencing critics, says Baltimore is 'where God wanted' him

The Baltimore Ravens' decision to take linebacker Odafe Oweh with the 31st overall pick in...

READ MORE

LSU defensive end Andre Anthony suffers season-ending injury, says 'God has a special plan'

Defensive end Andre Anthony came back for a sixth and final season at LSU hoping...

READ MORE

Rams WR Cooper Kupp finds freedom in Christ during strong start to season: 'Results rest in Him'

Through the first two weeks of the NFL season, Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper...

READ MORE

Triple-Crown contender Vladimir Guerrero Jr. writes 'Dios' in dirt, leads Blue Jays' late playoff push

A late-season surge led by emerging superstar Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has propelled the Toronto Blue...

READ MORE

Titans RB Darrynton Evans gets baptized, engaged in same week: 'Relationship with God will sustain your life'

Tennessee Titans running back and return specialist Darrynton Evans has been a busy man —...

READ MORE

Jalen Hurts leads Eagles to big win in season opener, keeps trusting in God

Jalen Hurts put on a show in his first game as the undisputed leader and...

READ MORE

Ohio State team captain Kamryn Babb gives 'all praise and glory to God' despite 4 torn ACLs

When No. 4 Ohio State takes the field Thursday against Minnesota, established stars like wide...

READ MORE

South Africa's Anruné Weyers breaks through for her first Paralympic gold, gives glory to God

South African sprinter Anruné Weyers arrived in Tokyo with three Paralympic medals to her name,...

READ MORE

Two-time Super Bowl champion Stefen Wisniewski announces retirement from NFL to become pastor

Two-time Super Bowl-champion Stefen Wisniewski's time in the NFL has come to an end. The...

READ MORE

Paralympic gold medalist Grace Norman aims to spread 'His love and His message' in Tokyo

Grace Norman won the first women's paratriathlon gold medal in Paralympics history in 2016, and...

READ MORE

Gold medalist Sydney McLaughlin lives only for God's approval, opens up about trying year

Fresh off two gold medals and a new world record at the Tokyo Olympics, U.S....

READ MORE

5 College QBs to Watch in 2021: Iowa State's Brock Purdy living for Christ, discipling others

Leading up to the 2021 football season, Sports Spectrum will highlight five Christ-following college quarterbacks...

READ MORE

Rising 17-year-old star Cade Cowell praising God as he prepares for first MLS All-Star Game

San Jose Earthquakes forward Cade Cowell is establishing himself as one of the most exciting...

READ MORE

Colts rookie QB Sam Ehlinger finding peace in God as he grieves brother's death

Rookie quarterback Sam Ehlinger had been walking through the Indianapolis Colts' practice facility for the...

READ MORE

NFL great Isaac Bruce praises God during Hall of Fame induction speech

Isaac Bruce's Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech over the weekend started and ended...

READ MORE

Legendary Bobby Bowden passes away 'taking as many people as he can to Heaven with him'

Legendary Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden passed away Sunday at the age of 91....

READ MORE

Defensive star Jrue Holiday follows up NBA championship with gold medal at Olympics

It's been a busy few months for Jrue Holiday. Within days of helping lead the...

READ MORE

U.S. wrestler Helen Maroulis relies on God in valiant Olympic return, wins bronze medal

After upsetting three-time Olympic champion Saori Yoshida at the 2016 Rio Games to become the...

READ MORE

Janine Beckie living for Christ as she leads Canada into Olympic gold-medal soccer match

Striker Janine Beckie's path to the Tokyo Olympic gold-medal match with the Canadian women's national...

READ MORE

Melissa Gonzalez praises God for time at Olympics, feels love from Detroit Lions

Melissa Gonzalez's Olympics came to an end Monday as she failed to advance to the...

READ MORE

Former Baylor star Jared Butler drafted by Jazz, praises God's timing despite drop in draft

It wasn't until Jared Butler made a conscious decision to "let go" that he finally...

READ MORE

Matthew Hoppe glorifying God as he makes mark with USMNT in Gold Cup

U.S. men's national team striker Matthew Hoppe hadn't scored in international competition — or a...

READ MORE

U.S. wins silver behind strong Christian core in softball's return to Olympics

The U.S. Olympic softball team came up just short in the sport's return to the...

READ MORE

U.S. archery team's Brady Ellison, Mackenzie Brown putting faith on display at Olympics

Members of both the men's and women's U.S. archery teams competing in the Tokyo Olympics...

READ MORE

Suns coach Monty Williams congratulates Bucks in locker room after losing NBA Finals

The pain and disappointment were evident in Monty Williams' voice as he answered the final...

READ MORE

Aric Almirola goes from frustrating season to NASCAR playoffs, praises God along the way

Aric Almirola was 27th in the NASCAR Cup Series points standings entering Sunday's Foxwoods Resort...

READ MORE

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. declares God the MVP after making history at MLB All-Star Game

Toronto Blue Jays phenom Vladimir Guerrero Jr. made history by taking home MVP honors from...

READ MORE

Coach Dave Jauss served up Pete Alonso to Home Run Derby title, also serves the Lord

New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso put on a breathtaking display at Coors Field on...

READ MORE

Minnesota QB Tanner Morgan's dad passes away, enters 'where his true citizenship is at'

University of Minnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan took to social media Monday night to announce that...

READ MORE

Scott Hanson signs new 'NFL RedZone' contract, remains fueled by his faith

A familiar face will be on the screen when people tune into "NFL RedZone" this...

READ MORE

Jake Reed makes MLB debut for L.A. Dodgers as wife Janie prepares for Olympics

Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Jake Reed's path to the major leagues was a long, bumpy...

READ MORE

Bucks guard Jrue Holiday: 'God's blessed me' with opportunity to play in NBA Finals

The Milwaukee Bucks paid a steep price to acquire Jrue Holiday in the offseason with...

READ MORE

Headed to NBA Finals, Suns head coach Monty Williams says 'essence of my coaching is to serve'

Monty Williams always knew what his Phoenix Suns team was capable of. He just wasn't...

READ MORE

England star Raheem Sterling says faith is 'massive' to him

England men's national team manager Gareth Southgate's confidence in winger Raheem Sterling has never wavered,...

READ MORE

Maya Moore to be recognized with Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPYs

Basketball superstar Maya Moore has plenty of experience accepting awards at the ESPYs, having won...

READ MORE

Mississippi State's Tanner Allen prayed before crucial College World Series home run

Through seven innings Tuesday night, it looked as though the Mississippi State Bulldogs would be...

READ MORE

Lady Byng winner Jaccob Slavin thankful for God's faithfulness: 'It's Christ living through me'

Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Jaccob Slavin surely wishes his team was one of the four remaining...

READ MORE

Trae Young leads Hawks to Eastern Conference Finals with faith on display

In the moment, Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young didn't care that he was in the...

READ MORE

Walker Zimmerman leans on faith as he leads Nashville SC, USMNT

Walker Zimmerman felt coach Nuno Piteira was being unnecessarily harsh with his Gwinnett Soccer Academy...

READ MORE

'God always had a plan': High school basketball player Nick Herrmann hits game-winner after beating cancer

Nick Herrmann had no other way to describe the journey leading up to his 3-pointer...

READ MORE

Luke Kennard providing spark for L.A. Clippers, putting his trust in God

Luke Kennard is delivering on the biggest stage for the Los Angeles Clippers. Romans 8:28 features prominently on his social media profiles.

READ MORE

Kyle Gibson donating to faith-based food pantry for every strikeout this season

Rangers pitcher Kyle Gibson is honoring God by donating to a Dallas-area food pantry for every strikeout he records this season.

READ MORE

James McCann heating up for first-place Mets with focus on serving God

James McCann said God answered his prayer by placing him in New York as a free agent. He has been a key part of the Mets' recent hot streak.

READ MORE

Rays pitching prospect Tyler Zombro hit in head by line drive, remains in hospital

Durham Bulls pitcher Tyler Zombro was hit in the head by a line drive Thursday night. The team said developments overnight were "positive."

READ MORE

Kirk Herbstreit says prayer, weekly Bible study help him be 'more balanced'

When asked about the role faith plays in his life, ESPN college football analyst Kirk...

READ MORE

Robert Moore finds identity in Jesus, leads No. 1 Arkansas baseball into NCAA Tournament

Arkansas sophomore second baseman Robert Moore credits a rather basic question from a guest speaker...

READ MORE

Kelsey Plum helps U.S. women's 3x3 basketball team qualify for Olympics, gives glory to God

Right after securing a place in the Tokyo Olympics as a member of the U.S....

READ MORE

Ole Miss baseball captain Tim Elko wants Christ to shine through him as he plays on torn ACL

On April 5, Ole Miss baseball captain Tim Elko was hitting .340 and led the...

READ MORE

Sportswriter Jonathan Tjarks trusts God while battling cancer: 'Worrying about death does me nothing'

On April 26, The Ringer's Jonathan Tjarks sent out a tweet with an announcement no...

READ MORE

Jordan Staal nets OT winner for Carolina Hurricanes as he strives to live for God

Overtime had not been kind to the Carolina Hurricanes in their series with the Nashville...

READ MORE

Liverpool's Alisson Becker sees God's love through support received after dad's passing

One of the defining moments of the Premier League season came from the unlikeliest of...

READ MORE

Detroit Tigers pitcher Spencer Turnbull throws no-hitter, gives 'all glory to God'

Covered in shaving cream after throwing the eighth no-hitter in Detroit Tigers history Tuesday night,...

READ MORE

Hall of Famer Tamika Catchings: 'Basketball chose me, but God had even bigger plans'

One of the most touching moments from Saturday night's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame...

READ MORE

Kyle Gibson emerging as Texas Rangers' ace as he lives with faith on display

Kyle Gibson's second season with the Texas Rangers got off to a rocky start as...

READ MORE

Healthy Brandon Carlo 'blessed' to be back on ice as Bruins enter playoffs

It has not been an easy season for Boston Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo for a...

READ MORE

Christian Pulisic reaches out to God for strength with Chelsea in FA Cup, Champions League finals

After scoring in the first leg of the Champions League semifinals against Real Madrid and...

READ MORE

Prayer from Scott Drew confirmed Baylor is 'right place' for new women's coach Nicki Collen

Nicki Collen was preparing for the upcoming WNBA season as the head coach of the...

READ MORE

'Family first' pitcher Adam Wainwright went on IL to help wife and kids through COVID

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright made his return from the COVID-19 injured list Monday,...

READ MORE

Sam Burns wins first PGA Tour event while helping 'Fill the Stadium'

Standing on the 18th tee on Sunday, Sam Burns still hadn't processed what was about...

READ MORE

New Cowboys LB Micah Parsons: 'If God's not real, I don't know what is'

Former Penn State linebacker Micah Parsons had one team on his mind as he was...

READ MORE

Family's advice to NFL draft prospect Zech McPhearson: Keep God first

Former Penn State and Texas Tech standout cornerback Zechariah McPhearson, who goes by Zech, is...

READ MORE

Trey Lance maintains his identity as a child of God as his NFL journey begins

Former North Dakota State quarterback and projected top-five draft pick Trey Lance has left no...

READ MORE

Kansas City Royals off to strong start under God-fearing manager Mike Matheny

The Kansas City Royals have only played 17 games this season, but manager Mike Matheny...

READ MORE

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin signs 3-year extension, knows he has 'bigger calling' than coaching

The Pittsburgh Steelers are preparing to embark on a new era, and a familiar face...

READ MORE

Oklahoma softball's 40-game winning streak built on foundation of faith

On Tuesday, the Oklahoma Sooners softball team had a chance to break a program record...

READ MORE

WNBA No. 1 overall pick Charli Collier: 'My God is so good'

Charli Collier will be in familiar surroundings when she begins her WNBA career next month....

READ MORE

NFL draft prospect Grant Stuard helps fight sex trafficking at pro day

Former University of Houston linebacker Grant Stuard used his pro day last week to do...

READ MORE

Trail Blazers' Robert Covington finding his purpose through rediscovered faith

For the first time in three years, Robert Covington did not change teams at the...

READ MORE

English Premier League Player of the Month Kelechi Iheanacho giving glory to God

Playing behind one of the world's most dangerous strikers in Jamie Vardy, Kelechi Iheanacho hasn't...

READ MORE

White Sox rookie Yermín Mercedes giving thanks to God after historic start to season

White Sox catcher Yermín Mercedes played 617 games and recorded 2,128 at-bats in the minor...

READ MORE

Guided by Christ, Anna Wilson helps Stanford women to national championship

The Stanford Cardinal is back on the throne of women's college basketball for the first...

READ MORE

Former No. 1 overall pick Mark Appel back in baseball with contentment in Christ

Mark Appel is not in the Philadelphia Phillies' minor league camp looking for redemption. "I've...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Oakland Athletics pitcher Trevor Rosenthal

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

Grand Canyon's Oscar Frayer rededicated his life to Christ days before tragic death

Less than 72 hours after playing 25 minutes in Grand Canyon's NCAA Tournament loss to...

READ MORE

Missouri State women back in Sweet 16 led by God-fearing coach Amaka Agugua-Hamilton

When former Tennessee Lady Vol Kellie Harper left to take over at her alma mater...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Ryan Thompson

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Los Angeles Angels 3B Anthony Rendon

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

Super Bowl referee Sarah Thomas: Greatest triumph of 2020 was growing 'much stronger in my faith'

Like everyone else, NFL referee Sarah Thomas has had to battle the stress and uncertainty...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Washington Nationals OF Juan Soto

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Seattle Mariners OF Kyle Lewis

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

Projected No. 1 pick Charli Collier says it's 'God's plan and I'm ready' for WNBA

University of Texas star Charli Collier is on her way to the WNBA. On Sunday,...

READ MORE

Iowa to retire jersey of all-time leading scorer Luka Garza, who gives glory to God

Head coach Fran McCaffery and the University of Iowa basketball program had a surprise in...

READ MORE

Philadelphia's Ray Gaddis announces retirement, thanks God for nine-year MLS career

Philadelphia Union defender Ray Gaddis is hanging up his cleats after nine seasons in Major...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Philadelphia Phillies OF Andrew McCutchen

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

21 MLB players to watch in 2021: Los Angeles Angels 1B Albert Pujols

Through the month of March, leading up to MLB Opening Day on April 1, Sports...

READ MORE

Kings' Buddy Hield fastest NBA player to reach 1,000 career 3-pointers, thanks God daily

Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield could not be stopped Sunday night, scoring a season-high 30...

READ MORE

'Trusting in the Lord,' former Oregon QB Tyler Shough transfers to Texas Tech

After three years at the University of Oregon, quarterback Tyler Shough announced this week that...

READ MORE

Guided by faith, head coach Scott Drew has Baylor on verge of perfect regular season

The Baylor men's basketball team knows a thing or two about starting a season strong....

READ MORE

Daytona 500 winner Michael McDowell in awe of God after re-reading pre-race devotional

Before going out and winning the Daytona 500 in dramatic fashion on Sunday, Michael McDowell...

READ MORE

Paige Bueckers drawing confidence from God as she leads No. 1 UConn

When Paige Bueckers showed up at UConn, no woman in the program's storied history had...

READ MORE

Tim Tebow receives 5th spring training invite as Night to Shine events celebrate 'kings and queens'

Tim Tebow is a busy man with many pursuits, and this past weekend was special...

READ MORE

Aric Almirola wins Daytona 500 qualifying race, finds contentment in Christ

Aric Almirola is going to be front and center at the start of Sunday's Daytona...

READ MORE

Full-time LPGA Tour caddie Taneka Mackey leans on God through MS diagnosis

As a young girl in the Bahamas, Taneka Mackey had dreams of being a professional...

READ MORE

Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long's powerful Super Bowl commercial widely praised

Toyota was looking for an inspirational figure to star in an uplifting Super Bowl commercial,...

READ MORE

CBS broadcaster, ordained minister James Brown set to host record 10th Super Bowl pregame show

As the host of "The NFL Today" on CBS, James Brown is the person responsible...

READ MORE

Clyde Christensen serving as QB coach to Tom Brady, spiritual leader to Bucs organization

After reaching the Super Bowl twice as a member of Tony Dungy's staff with the...

READ MORE

Dabo Swinney's godson Tanner Tessmann makes debut for U.S. men's national team

The United States men's national team's 7-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago on Sunday night...

READ MORE

New Eagles coach Nick Sirianni comes from a family of faith

New Philadelphia Eagles head coach Nick Sirianni's passion for football was instilled in him from...

READ MORE

Relying on God, Jeremy Lin announces $200K in grants while preparing for G League season

Jeremy Lin is staying busy and serving others while he gets ready to play for...

READ MORE

Bucs WR Scotty Miller gives glory to 'Lord and Savior Jesus Christ' after reaching Super Bowl

Leading 14-10 with eight seconds remaining in the first half of Sunday's NFC championship game,...

READ MORE

USMNT star Christian Pulisic says he's grown closer to God during past year

It's not always easy being Christian Pulisic, the U.S. men's national team star who is...

READ MORE

Pacers' Caris LeVert trusting God after discovering mass: 'This trade could've possibly saved me'

New Indiana Pacers wing Caris LeVert is choosing to focus on the positive aspect of...

READ MORE

Justin Fields enters NFL draft 'thanks to God's grace and mercy'

Another likely entrant into the 2021 NFL Draft made it official on Monday as Ohio...

READ MORE

Clemson RB Travis Etienne declares for NFL draft, gives 'praise and honor to most high God'

Another Clemson star is off to the NFL. On Friday, running back Travis Etienne announced...

READ MORE

No. 1 Gonzaga's Corey Kispert trusting in God while elevating NBA draft status

Gonzaga standout Corey Kispert's numbers through 12 games this season are hard to believe. The...

READ MORE

Matthew Hoppe, first American to score hat trick in Bundesliga, is fueled by his faith

FC Schalke snapped their 30-game winless streak in the German Bundesliga on Saturday thanks to...

READ MORE

Trevor Lawrence declares for NFL draft, calls his faith the 'most important thing' in his life

What was already widely assumed became official on Wednesday when Clemson quarterback, and projected No....

READ MORE

Heisman Trophy winner DeVonta Smith: 'Without Him, none of this would be possible'

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith's journey to winning college football's most prestigious award on Tuesday...

READ MORE

Rookie RB J.K. Dobbins credits God as he strengthens Ravens' rushing attack

J.K. Dobbins never thought the Baltimore Ravens would be the team that drafted him following...

READ MORE

Memphis QB Brady White points to 'amazing God' as he shifts focus to NFL draft

University of Memphis quarterback Brady White announced on Thursday that he will enter the 2021...

READ MORE

Houston LB Grant Stuard thanks Jesus Christ as he opts to begin preparation for NFL draft

University of Houston linebacker Grant Stuard is off to the NFL after four seasons as...

READ MORE

Cardinals LB Haason Reddick says he's 'blessed by the Most High' after 5-sack performance

Haason Reddick picked a convenient time to have the game of his career. The Arizona...

READ MORE

Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst: God gave me a second chance at life

When Atlanta Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst takes the field against the New Orleans Saints...

READ MORE

Nationals outfielder Juan Soto wins first Silver Slugger award, keeps pointing to Christ

While the Washington Nationals' attempt to defend their World Series title did not go the...

READ MORE

Led by 'relentless' head coach Tom Allen, Indiana moves into AP top 25

Coming off their best season in 26 years, the Indiana Hoosiers and head coach Tom...

READ MORE

Legendary hockey broadcaster Mike 'Doc' Emrick retires after 47 years

Legendary hockey announcer Mike "Doc" Emrick is retiring after 47 years of broadcasting professional hockey....

READ MORE

Dodgers, pitcher Clayton Kershaw head back to NLCS after sweep of Padres

The Los Angeles Dodgers have punched their ticket back to the National League Championship Series...

READ MORE

Marlon Humphrey praises God, thanks family after signing 5-year extension with Ravens

Baltimore Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey doesn't have to worry about free agency any time soon...

READ MORE

Derek Carr feels at home in Las Vegas, leads Raiders to upset win in home opener

When the Raiders broke ground on their stadium in Las Vegas more than two years...

READ MORE

Las Vegas Aces star A'ja Wilson wins AP's WNBA Player of the Year honors

Las Vegas Aces star and 2018 No. 1 overall pick A'ja Wilson has made the...

READ MORE

20 NFL players to watch in 2020: Chicago Bears QB Nick Foles

Through Sept. 13, the first Sunday of the 2020 NFL season, Sports Spectrum is highlighting...

READ MORE

20 NFL players to watch in 2020: Minnesota Vikings QB Kirk Cousins

Through Sept. 13, the first Sunday of the 2020 NFL season, Sports Spectrum is highlighting...

READ MORE

Minnesota QB Tanner Morgan says dad's brain tumor was opportunity to 'testify and grow in faith'

Spending time at home with family during the coronavirus pandemic meant something a little bit...

READ MORE

Vikings LB Cameron Smith needs open heart surgery, says 'Lord works in mysterious ways'

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Cameron Smith announced on Saturday that he needs to have open heart...

READ MORE

Eagles WR Marquise Goodwin at peace with opt out decision after faith talk with coach Doug Pederson

As it became increasingly clear a coronavirus vaccine would not be ready before the start...

READ MORE

Ex-NFL star QB Randall Cunningham joins Las Vegas Raiders as team chaplain

As part of the Raiders' move to Las Vegas, head coach Jon Gruden has brought...

READ MORE

Indiana Pacers' Justin Holiday is empowered by the Bible and ready to fight for justice

Like many people, Justin Holiday of the Indiana Pacers has done a great deal of...

READ MORE

Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado sees God's bigger picture in earning MLB accolades

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado isn't a huge fan of people talking about everything...

READ MORE

Matt Entz seeks Christ as he leads North Dakota State football dynasty

Matt Entz's players were getting impatient. The first-year head coach had just led North Dakota...

READ MORE

Mary Pierce reflects on 2000 French Open win, gives 'all the glory to the Lord'

Mary Pierce showed up to the 2000 French Open as a different person. When members...

READ MORE

Q&A with Pastor Bryan Loritts in the aftermath of George Floyd's death

Our country is hurting right now after the death of George Floyd. We knew it...

READ MORE

Evolution within English soccer: Faith in Christ being more openly discussed

When Alan Comfort joined Cambridge United in 1984, his new teammates told him to watch...

READ MORE

NASCAR's Ryan Newman says 'God was involved' in miraculous recovery from Daytona crash

The only things Ryan Newman remembers about his crash in the Daytona 500 on Feb....

READ MORE

Colts head coach Frank Reich says trusting Lord's plan key to his coaching success

Frank Reich knew he wanted to go into coaching even before his 14-year NFL playing...

READ MORE

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh driven by his faith as he adjusts to life in quarantine

At first, Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh didn't think there was any way the...

READ MORE

Butler head coach LaVall Jordan points team to Christ after season gets cut short

When the Butler men's basketball team found out its season was over, head coach LaVall...

READ MORE

Edmonton Oilers' Colby Cave in medically-induced coma, wife praying for miracle

Emily Cave is asking for a miracle, and for your prayers. Her husband, Edmonton Oilers...

READ MORE

Patriots' Matthew Slater focused on serving others while training at home for 13th NFL season

Like all athletes, New England Patriots special teams ace Matthew Slater, an eight-time Pro Bowler,...

READ MORE

Chinese Basketball Association coach Korey Harris leans on God during coronavirus outbreak

In late January, Korey Harris had a decision to make. He was back in the...

READ MORE

Indiana Wesleyan guard Kyle Mangas named NAIA D-II Player of Year, finds identity in Christ

Following a season in which he averaged 26.9 points, 6.4 rebounds and 4.2 assists per...

READ MORE

Titans QB Ryan Tannehill trusting in God as he signs new contract

The Tennessee Titans brought back a key piece of their run to last season's AFC...

READ MORE

Blue Jackets assistant Brad Larsen owes 'everything to God' after beating cancer twice

Brad Larsen was waiting in line to see an orthopedic specialist at the Atlanta Thrashers'...

READ MORE

MAGAZINE: Marquette's Markus Howard is Making Disciples and Buckets

This story appears in the Spring 2020 issue of Sports Spectrum Magazine. To read the...

READ MORE

ADs For Christ provides fellowship for college athletics administrators

The idea was initially discussed during one of the monthly calls between Jay Jacobs —...

READ MORE

Chelsea FC's Willian is driven by faith, says 'God comes first'

Willian Borges da Silva, better known as Willian, is in his seventh season with Chelsea...

READ MORE

Kentucky's Immanuel Quickley leading the Wildcats as he shares his faith

Marcellous Quickley, the father of Kentucky guard Immanuel Quickley, has never seen his son play...

READ MORE

NFL 100 Super Bowl commercial star Bunchie Young living boldly for Christ at age 13

The world now knows 13-year-old Maxwell "Bunchie" Young as the star of the NFL 100...

READ MORE

Former Chiefs RB Larry Johnson grateful for the 'new heart' God gave him

The more success Larry Johnson had on the football field, the more difficult things became...

READ MORE

Kansas City Chiefs punter Dustin Colquitt sees God at work 'in all aspects' of his life

It's been a long wait for the Kansas City Chiefs to return to the Super...

READ MORE

Brazilian striker Roberto Firmino gets baptized as his Liverpool club stays hot

In between Liverpool extending its unbeaten streak in the English Premier League to 38 games...

READ MORE

49ers RB Tevin Coleman says he's 'blessed by God to be here' after premature birth

The San Francisco 49ers ended their 27-10 divisional-round win over the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday...

READ MORE

Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young helps erase over $1 million of debt for families in need

Over $1 million of medical debt owed by 570 families in the Atlanta area is...

READ MORE

QB Tua Tagovailoa thanks his Lord and Savior before declaring for NFL draft

Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa's time at Alabama has come to a close. On Monday afternoon, Tagovailoa...

READ MORE

Georgia QB Jake Fromm after Sugar Bowl win: 'I want to represent Christ the best I can'

If Georgia's 26-14 victory over Baylor in the Sugar Bowl on Wednesday night ends up...

READ MORE

Butler coach LaVall Jordan leans on Christ while leading No. 11 Bulldogs to strong start

With a 12-1 record and six wins over Power 5 conference opponents, head coach LaVall...

READ MORE

MAGAZINE: Las Vegas' Kelsey Plum and A'ja Wilson are Aces in the Faith

This story appears in the Winter 2019 issue of Sports Spectrum Magazine. To read the rest...

READ MORE

Cure Bowl to feature college football's first all-female broadcast crew, including Melanie Newman

Broadcaster Melanie Newman made history in April as part of the first all-female broadcast booth...

READ MORE

Eagles receiver Greg Ward Jr. trusting God, making impact after winding journey to NFL

Wide receiver Greg Ward Jr. has been involved in 16 different roster transactions since signing...

READ MORE

Anthony Rendon signs seven-year deal with Los Angeles Angels

Newly-crowned World Series champion Anthony Rendon is on his way to Los Angeles to team...

READ MORE

Detroit Lions QB David Blough to honor Tyler Trent with 'My Cause My Cleats'

Detroit Lions quarterback and former Purdue Boilermaker David Blough is using the NFL's "My Cause...

READ MORE

Former Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson signs with Texas Rangers

Former Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson has found a new home. The 32-year-old agreed to...

READ MORE

Lauren Daigle to sing national anthem at College Football Playoff National Championship

On Wednesday, Christian singer/songwriter Lauren Daigle announced on her Twitter account that she is scheduled...

READ MORE

Sports Spectrum Daily Devotional: Wednesday, November 20

“The servant’s master took pity on him, canceled the debt and let him go. But...

READ MORE

Jaguars QB Nick Foles bringing glory to Christ as he returns from injury

When the Jaguars face the Colts on Sunday, quarterback Nick Foles will be back on...

READ MORE

Minnesota QB Tanner Morgan praising God while leading undefeated Gophers

In the biggest game of his career, Minnesota QB Tanner Morgan delivered a near-perfect performance....

READ MORE

Miami Heat's Kendrick Nunn credits faith in Jesus during historic start to NBA career

Miami Heat rookie Kendrick Nunn's NBA career is off to a flying start. Nunn scored...

READ MORE

Putting his faith first, Mike Matheny hired as K.C. Royals manager

Mike Matheny is back managing a Major League Baseball team after one year as a...

READ MORE

Magic Johnson more involved in church after stepping away from L.A. Lakers

When Magic Johnson stepped down from his role as the president of basketball operations for...

READ MORE

Houston's Jose Altuve praises God after walk-off home run sends Astros to World Series

The Houston Astros entered the top of the ninth inning Saturday night — Game 6...

READ MORE

Kirk Cousins leads Vikings to win over the Eagles with his best game of the season

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins had his best game of the season in his team's...

READ MORE

Ravi Zacharias and Tim Tebow host Face to Face event in Atlanta

On Friday night, evangelist Ravi  Zacharias and Tim Tebow participated in the first in a...

READ MORE

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty stays grounded in Christ during historic season

Since the All-Star break, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty has been absolutely dominant. He...

READ MORE

Iowa State QB Brock Purdy turns in record-breaking performance, aims to 'put Him first'

Sophomore quarterback Brock Purdy turned in one of the best performances in the history of...

READ MORE

Virginia coach Tony Bennett turns down raise, says he's 'blessed beyond what I deserve'

After leading the Virginia Cavaliers to the first national championship in program history, it was...

READ MORE

Georgia fans organize 'pink out' for Arkansas State head coach Blake Anderson's late wife Wendy

When Arkansas State travels to face Georgia on Saturday afternoon in Athens, Ga., Sanford Stadium...

READ MORE

Auburn true freshman QB Bo Nix praises God after leading comeback win in first start

Bo Nix could not have written a better script for his first game as a...

READ MORE

Orlando Magic's Jonathan Isaac delivers sermon on importance of spiritual understanding

Orlando Magic forward Jonathan Isaac appears to have a second career as a pastor waiting...

READ MORE

Josh Hamilton inducted into Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, thankful for Jesus' help

Before his induction into the Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame on Saturday night, Josh...

READ MORE

Tyler Trent Student Gate to be dedicated before Purdue football's home opener

Purdue is making sure Tyler Trent's life and the legacy he left are not forgotten....

READ MORE

Saints' Demario Davis fighting for immigration rights: 'We can't afford to just play football'

Demario Davis has been outspoken on plenty of topics throughout his NFL career, from the...

READ MORE

Saints' Drew Brees keeping it light with QB challenges during training camp

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is continuing his tradition — three years running now...

READ MORE

Hall of Famer Ed Reed recites Athlete's Prayer, says God's 'the reason I'm here'

Before he stepped onto the football field every Sunday, safety Ed Reed would read "The...

READ MORE

Bo Bichette, 'believer who happens to play ball,' makes MLB debut for Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Bo Bichette wasted no time getting his first major league hit...

READ MORE

Colorado State football coach Mike Bobo 'got closer with the Lord' during health challenges

The pain started during last year's Mountain West Football Media Summit. At first, Colorado State...

READ MORE

Denver Broncos safety Justin Simmons thankful for 'amazing journey' in his relationship with Christ

As the Denver Broncos opened training camp Thursday — the first of all NFL teams...

READ MORE

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr gives inspiring sermon in Sacramento

With the start of the NFL preseason less than three weeks away, Oakland Raiders quarterback...

READ MORE

Colorado Rockies outfielder David Dahl draws confidence from God during All-Star season

Colorado Rockies outfielder David Dahl got "Joshua 1:9" tattooed on his left bicep when he...

READ MORE

WNBA player Kelsey Plum grateful for God's guidance and direction

At the University of Washington, guard Kelsey Plum turned in one of the best college...

READ MORE

Matt Mooney relying on God as he joins Atlanta Hawks' summer league squad

Matt Mooney's path to this past season's college basketball national championship game was not always...

READ MORE

Former Virginia star Kyle Guy giving glory to God as NBA journey with Sacramento Kings begins

Selected with the 55th pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, former Virginia Cavalier and national...

READ MORE

Pro golfer Kevin Streelman teams with Compassion International to build child development centers in Togo

Professional golfer Kevin Streelman and his wife, Courtney, decided to start donating to Compassion International,...

READ MORE

Quarterback Josh McCown announces retirement from NFL after 'one heck of a journey'

After 16 seasons in the NFL and 17 as a professional football player, quarterback Josh...

READ MORE

Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw: 'Being a dad is the greatest thing that has ever happened to me'

A seven-time All-Star, three-time Cy Young Award winner and 2014 National League MVP, Clayton Kershaw...

READ MORE

Diamondbacks' Eduardo Escobar staying humble and faithful during career year

Just 66 games into his season, Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Eduardo Escobar is already close...

READ MORE

Steph Curry discusses faith, relationship with Christ in new episode of 'Stephen vs. The Game'

In the midst of his 34-point performance in Game 1 of the NBA Finals and...

READ MORE

Former Iowa star Megan Gustafson leans on Christ after getting cut from WNBA

Megan Gustafson scored 2,871 points in her four years at the University of Iowa. She...

READ MORE

Hall of Fame QB Bart Starr, whose 'ultimate role model' was Jesus, passes away

Former Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr passed away at the age of 85 on...

READ MORE

Red Sox rookie Michael Chavis boldly sharing his faith and providing spark for Boston

Boston Red Sox rookie infielder Michael Chavis is one month and 100 at-bats into his...

READ MORE

Chicago Cubs' Steve Cishek keeps Bible verse in back pocket to 'put everything in perspective'

Back in 2010, reliever Steve Cishek was confronted by a group of men from his...

READ MORE

Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson buys his mom a house for Mother's Day

The first big purchases Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has made after signing a four-year, $140...

READ MORE

Two-time national-champion softball player Justine McLean gets baptized

Justine McLean came to know Christ during her junior year as a softball player at...

READ MORE

Top QB prospect D.J. Uiagalelei cites faith as main reason for committing to Clemson

The national champion Clemson Tigers may have found their next starting quarterback once Trevor Lawrence...

READ MORE

LAFC's Christian Ramirez strives to 'put myself second to God' as he leads West's top club

God has always been part of Los Angeles FC striker Christian Ramirez’s life. He grew...

READ MORE

New Denver Broncos offensive lineman Dalton Risner enters NFL as 'missionary for Him'

A Colorado boy, former Kansas State offensive lineman Dalton Risner was thrilled when we was...

READ MORE

Linebacker Devin White guided by his faith heading into NFL Draft as projected top-5 pick

Every year, the NFL invites 20 or so of the top prospects to attend the...

READ MORE

The sports world celebrates Easter on social media

As Christians celebrated the death and resurrection of Jesus this weekend, people from around the...

READ MORE

Virginia's Kyle Guy declares for NBA Draft, gives 'every last praise and all glory' to God

Fresh off winning a national championship and earning Most Outstanding Player at the Final Four,...

READ MORE

Nashville Predators center Rocco Grimaldi leaning on God amid playoff success

Nashville Predators center Rocco Grimaldi wasn’t expecting to play in Game 2 of the Predators’...

READ MORE

Jaccob Slavin gives 'all glory to God' while leading Carolina Hurricanes back to NHL playoffs

The Carolina Hurricanes are in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2008-09,...

READ MORE

Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver, Matt Mooney 'so grateful' to reach NCAA national title game

Coming into the season, expectations for the Texas Tech Red Raiders were not very high....

READ MORE

Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver feels God is with him while leading Red Raiders to Final Four

Texas Tech is enjoying its finest men's basketball season ever. The Red Raiders shared the...

READ MORE

Virginia Tech coach Buzz Williams led heartfelt locker room prayer over seniors after final game

The final shots of Virginia Tech’s season were taken by the team’s three seniors: Ahmed...

READ MORE

Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen says 'God is more important than the game'

Andrew McCutchen had quite the year in 2018. The former National League MVP was traded...

READ MORE

Charlotte Hornets' Jeremy Lamb praises Jesus Christ after incredible half-court buzzer-beater

Kemba Walker watched teammate Jeremy Lamb launch the shot from beyond half court and turned...

READ MORE

Buffalo head coach Nate Oats puts Christ first as he leads his team in NCAA Tournament

Nate Oats is in his fourth season as the head coach at Buffalo. In those...

READ MORE

Pitcher Jason Adam will continue 'living truly for Jesus' after trade to Toronto Blue Jays

Jason Adam has plenty of experience with the business side of baseball, but that doesn’t...

READ MORE

Tony Bennett leads Virginia back to a top seed in NCAA Tournament after historic loss last season

Nothing the Virginia Cavaliers have accomplished so far this season — the 28-2 regular-season record,...

READ MORE

Gyasi Zardes scores twice for Columbus Crew in its first win of MLS season

After scoring a career-high 19 goals in 33 appearances in 2018, his first year with...

READ MORE

Liverpool's Daniel Strurridge grounded in Christ while chasing Premier League title

As a kid, Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge prayed every morning and every night. Now with...

READ MORE

Receiver D.K. Metcalf says "God makes no mistakes" after NFL combine performance

Every year, players who impress at the NFL combine shoot up draft boards. No one...

READ MORE

Defensive lineman Datone Jones baptized after 'living for all the wrong reasons'

After what he described as “living for all the wrong reasons,” defensive lineman Datone Jones...

READ MORE

NFL wide receiver Jermaine Kearse gets baptized, says he's 'no longer a free agent'

Wide receiver Jermaine Kearse’s status for next season may be uncertain, but he wanted to...

READ MORE

Philadelphia Union defender Ray Gaddis glorifies God through soccer

As part of his pre-match routine every time he puts on his No. 28 jersey...

READ MORE

Tim Tebow is all in on chasing baseball dreams and listening to what God says

There’s no doubt in Tim Tebow’s mind: He’s all in on baseball and continuing to...

READ MORE

Reigning NASCAR Rookie of the Year William Byron on the pole for Daytona 500

Winning the pole at the Daytona 500 is a highlight for almost every NASCAR driver....

READ MORE

Former Clipper Tobias Harris praises God after getting traded to Philadelphia 76ers

Tobias Harris’ time as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers couldn’t have started much better....

READ MORE

WNBA star Maya Moore stepping away from basketball to invest 'in some ministry dreams'

Maya Moore has won just about everything there is to win in the sport of...

READ MORE

Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes says 'God is amazing' after earning NFL MVP award

After a record-breaking season in his first year as a starter, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback...

READ MORE

ESPN's Sam Ponder back at work after suffering a seizure on a flight

As the daughter of two missionaries, ESPN NFL host Samantha Ponder has had God in...

READ MORE

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen: 'If you believe in God, He's going to protect you'

Following his second heart operation in the past six years, Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen...

READ MORE

Patriots' Matthew Slater explains why he always calls 'heads' for coin toss

When New England special teams captain Matthew Slater approached midfield for the overtime coin toss...

READ MORE

Mariano Rivera glorifies God on his way to National Baseball Hall of Fame

Over his 19-year MLB career, Mariano Rivera collected all kinds of awards and accolades. He’s...

READ MORE

Ole Miss women's basketball coach Yolett McPhee-McCuin glorifies God after upsetting Kentucky

Only six seasons into her career as a head coach, Yolett McPhee-McCuin has already demonstrated...

READ MORE

C.J. Anderson gives glory to God after helping Rams to divisional playoff win over Dallas

C.J. Anderson posted the first 1,000-yard season of his career with the Denver Broncos in...

READ MORE