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INCREASE VIDEO: Everybody is an Evangelist - Kyle Gibson

Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson discusses the importance of evangelism (spreading the Gospel by public preaching...

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THE INCREASE: Steven Souza - Clinging to Christ

This offseason has been one of the hardest I’ve ever experienced. Recovering from a torn...

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THE INCREASE: Xavier Scruggs - Offseason Anxieties

Checking my phone every two minutes to see if I missed a call from my...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - The Way That It Used To Be

Here I am, sitting at my desk and wondering what I should share today. And...

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THE INCREASE: Scott Linebrink - The Great Commission

As followers of Christ, we have been given the Great Commission (Matthew 28), which states...

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THE INCREASE: Reza Zadeh - Like a Lion

I have recently realized that I have misread and misunderstood 1 Peter 5:8 for my entire Christian...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Hasselbeck - Getting Plugged In

Being in an online Bible study with former teammates and current players, while being an...

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THE INCREASE: Michelle Moultrie - His Way

In middle school and high school, I started struggling internally with thoughts of sin and...

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THE INCREASE: Luke Weaver - Long Term Focus

With a performance-based career, such as professional baseball, it’s easy to get caught up in...

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THE INCREASE: Reza Zadeh - Making All Things New

He is making all things new! We are familiar with, “For God so loved the world that...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Higher Stakes

While it was a really hard way to go out, I’m very grateful for this...

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THE INCREASE: Benjamin Watson - Five Increase Questions

We were able to talk with New Orleans’ tight end Benjamin Watson, about how he...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - Recharged for War

Lately I’ve been struck with the consistent answers I’ve been receiving from friends when I...

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THE INCREASE: Brian Hommel - You Feed Them

As mealtime approached following an impromptu lakeside church service, Jesus’ disciples came up to him....

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THE INCREASE: Xavier Scruggs - Look Back Before Looking Ahead

On New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, we talk about the changes we want...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - To Live Like Christ

Being a family man within the NFL can be tough. Being away for a good...

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THE INCREASE: Jack Easterby - Seen or Unseen

“So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen,...

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THE INCREASE: 5 Questions with Redskins punter Tress Way

We talked with Washington Redskins punter Tress Way about his faith journey, how he’s living...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - A Set Foundation

Being married to a professional women’s soccer player makes for two very competitive people in...

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THE INCREASE: Kelly Clark - Calculated Risk Taker

I was an 18-year-old Olympic gold medalist, X-Games champ and U.S. Open champ. I had...

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THE INCREASE: J.W. Kaiser - Revealed

My home surf break (an obstruction that causes a wave to break) is a small...

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THE INCREASE: Reza Zadeh - Blessed

Are you sure you want to be blessed? The word “blessed” has a lot of...

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THE INCREASE: Cameron Sharp - Changed by Community

Skimboarding is a unique sport. Unlike surfing, you don’t have to wait for the right...

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THE INCREASE: Benjamin Watson - Grafted into the Family

“Now Jesus’ mother and brothers came to see Him, but they were not able to...

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THE INCREASE: Brian Hommel - Changing the Culture

How do you change a culture? Before we can answer that, we must first understand...

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THE INCREASE: Justin Simmons - My Journey to Faith

I grew up in a Christian household. My dad is black and my mom is...

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THE INCREASE: Tyler Clutts - To the Full

Priorities. God is teaching me about priorities. When you’re in the game of football, unfortunately...

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - At His Right Hand

Jesus doesn’t need me, but loves to have me share in His ministry with Him....

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THE INCREASE: Eddie Taubensee - Do You Hear What I Hear?

Like most people, I love this time of year when we celebrate the birth of...

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THE INCREASE: Reza Zadeh - New Clothes

“What you think about God is the most important thing about you.” — A.W. Tozer...

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THE INCREASE: Dave Dravecky - Connected to the Spirit

Reading the Bible in a year for the past few years has been huge for...

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THE INCREASE: Bobby and Geri Meacham - From Darkness to Light

Retired shortstop Bobby Meacham began his Major League Baseball career as a first-round draft pick....

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THE INCREASE: Matt Hasselbeck - Shift of Focus

Sometimes I feel like spiritually I’m failing at everything. I’m starting a book right now...

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THE INCREASE: Xavier Scruggs - True Power

Pow·er noun 1. The ability to do something or act in a particular way, especially...

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THE INCREASE: Janie Reed - First Things First

I’m learning just how important it is to first prioritize my relationship with Jesus every...

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THE INCREASE: Nate Robertson - Embracing the Moment

Former MLB pitcher Nate Robertson and his wife, Kristin, still remember the day when he...

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THE INCREASE: Tyler Clutts - My Journey to the NFL

Like any college football player, my goal was to play in the NFL. That really...

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THE INCREASE: Josh McCown - Despite My Desires

If you’ve surrendered to following Jesus and understand He made a sacrifice for us — He...

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THE INCREASE: Jack Easterby - A Heart Submitted

We all desire a king — someone to look up to, to honor, to follow....

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THE INCREASE: Lance Berkman - Leadership at Bat

Leadership with the Bat The factor that contributes most to effective leadership is consistency. If...

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THE INCREASE: Tress Way - Created to Enjoy

I grew up in a very competitive household. We were a game night family all...

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THE INCREASE: Victor Black - A Spiritual Debridement

According to Webster’s Dictionary, a “debridement” is the medical removal of dead, damaged or infected...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - His Hands and Feet

I reached a point in rehab this past season when I realized I really have...

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THE INCREASE: Ikki Soma - The World Doesn't Revolve Around You

“Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from...

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THE INCREASE: Chris Maragos - Being an NFL Dad

Having kids — little mini me’s — is truly a blessing. It’s a lot of work, but...

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THE INCREASE: Brandon Boykin - Creatures of Habit

The older I’ve become, the more I’ve understood the real importance of guarding your eyes,...

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THE INCREASE: Steven Souza - Simply Saying Yes

It was about three years ago now when my wife, Mikaela, and I went on...

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THE INCREASE: LaMorris Crawford - Why Do We Worry?

When God gave the command, “Do not worry,” that was not optional. “Therefore I tell...

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THE INCREASE: Janie Reed - Is this it?

During my first few years in college, my life was all about softball. Softball and...

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THE INCREASE: Lance Berkman - Count Your Blessings

As the weather gets cooler, school schedules find a rhythm and hunting season starts, the...

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THE INCREASE: Matt Holliday - The Baseball Life

Who I Am As a professional athlete, a lot of times people don’t know who...

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THE INCREASE: Kelvin Beachum - Going Deeper

This year, more than anything, I hope we are able to bring the brothers together...

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THE INCREASE: Terry Evans - The New You

“Put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of...

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THE INCREASE: Justin Simmons - Keep Fighting the Good Fight

Everything in the NFL is about getting as much as you can and accomplishing as...

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THE INCREASE: Matt Manzari - An Unfair God

We serve an unfair God. Hold on — before you discard anything else I’m about...

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THE INCREASE: Andrew Carruthers - Dust

“For He knows our frame; He remembers that we are dust.” — Psalm 103:14 Professional...

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THE INCREASE: Victor Black - Why am I Happy?

Are you happy? How do you measure happiness? Do you even know what being happy...

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THE INCREASE: Jack Easterby - To Fear or Not To Fear

"Even though I walk through the darkest valley, or the valley of the shadow of...

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THE INCREASE: Kelvin Beachum - United For One Message

In the Church, if we are really united and care about the message of Christ,...

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THE INCREASE: Scott Linebrink - Trauma Healing

Trauma is defined as a wound or shock produced by a sudden injury, as from...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - He's Made a Way

It’s been such a blessing to be back here in Philly this year. My wife...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Slater - Salvation

New England Patriots wide receiver, Matthew Slater, spells out the message of salvation. “It’s important...

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THE INCREASE: Jerry Birch - What’s He Worth?

“This is good, and pleases God our Savior, who wants all people to be saved...

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THE INCREASE: Tress Way — Faith in the Locker Room

A big percentage — probably a quarter — of the guys on our team are very...

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THE INCREASE: Matt Forte — Leaning on God’s Counsel

An idle mind is the devil’s workshop. Now that I have more time on my...

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THE INCREASE: 5 questions with former NFL kicker Todd Peterson

We talked with former NFL kicker Todd Peterson about his faith journey, how he’s living...

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THE INCREASE: Thomas Davis - God's Bigger Plan

“God, why is this happening to me?” asked Thomas Davis. In 2009, Thomas Davis was...

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THE INCREASE: Steve Sisco - His Will

“This is good, and pleases God our Savior, who wants all people to be saved...

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THE INCREASE: Jonathan Isaac - Reborn

We were in church every Sunday growing up. My brothers and sisters and I would...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - New Life as a Father

Life with a baby has been so great! One of the biggest things I’ve been...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Ability Versus Identity

One of my good friends and mentors recently talked to me about the key to...

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THE INCREASE: Anna Beffer - Just Waiting

As a young kid, I dreamed about playing soccer at the pro level. When I...

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THE INCREASE: Steve Sisco - Authority

“The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For...

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THE INCREASE: Adam Wainwright - Granted a Platform

What I’ve come to realize is that the only reason that I’ve been granted the...

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - Anticipation for This Season

October is one of my favorite months. It finally starts getting colder in Dallas after...

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THE INCREASE: Kelvin Beachum - A Beacon of Light

We started the season off with a bang, but then endured a losing streak. We've...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - Returning to the Ballpark

Toward the end of this baseball season, I was asked by the Nationals to come...

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THE INCREASE: Brian Hommel - Draw Near To Jesus

“Our society is alienating, technical, cold, and mystifying. Our fundamental desire, as human beings, is...

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THE INCREASE: Benjamin Watson - A Sense of Urgency

Honestly, I didn’t see this coming. I didn’t expect to be back in New Orleans...

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THE INCREASE: Five Increase questions with soccer player Anna Beffer

We talked with professional soccer player Anna Beffer, who plays in France for AS Pierrots...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - In Hindsight

Rehab has been going well so far this year, though not as quickly as I...

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THE INCREASE: Dave Dravecky - A Lasting Impact

The Giants’ season tickets holders have the option to be part of the Gotham Club...

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THE INCREASE: Ted Winsley - Our True Source

“See what an incredible quality of love the Father has shown to us, that we...

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THE INCREASE: Andy Pettitte - Tell the Truth

This devotional by former baseball pitcher Andy Pettitte is featured in The Increase’s 21-Day YouVersion Devotional. Start...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Humble Confidence

Once high school hit, I started becoming pretty decent at football. I can remember that...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - Seeing a Different Side

My family and I recently returned from a trip to Peru. This was not a...

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THE INCREASE: Tress Way - A Seed that Lasts

As professional athletes, we have so many opportunities to go out to schools, interact with...

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THE INCREASE: Eddie Taubensee - Eating the Right Meals

Pro Athletes Outreach’s Director of Baseball Ministry, Eddie Taubensee, has been pouring into the lives...

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THE INCREASE: Clayton Kershaw - Hope is a person

This devotional by Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw is featured in The Increase’s 21-Day...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Rest and Recover

This year we have a really good team, a really good coach, and a lot...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Stay The Course

We’re coming in to the last stretch of the season here and it’s exciting! Every...

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THE INCREASE: Chris Maragos - My Driving Force

Throughout preseason this year, I think our team — made up of both veteran players...

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THE INCREASE: Eddie Taubensee - Who’s Building Your House?

“So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are fellow citizens with...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - Back on the Mound

Truthfully, there were a few points during my rehab when I thought that I would...

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THE INCREASE: 5 Questions with the Rockies' Matt Holliday

We talked with Colorado Rockies outfielder Matt Holliday about how he’s living in the increase...

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THE INCREASE: Matt Forte - Expanding the Game of Football

Recently, I was privileged to have been asked by the NFL to represent them as...

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THE INCREASE: Justin Simmons - He's in My Circle

Often I’ll travel back to my small hometown in Florida to speak to groups in...

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THE INCREASE: Mark Mitchell - Instant Gratification

“Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.” — Psalm...

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THE INCREASE: Luke Weaver - Keeping Eyes Upward

When things are going well, it’s sometimes easier to stay positive and be optimistic about...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - Expanding My View

If I don’t spend time in solitude with God each morning, my whole day is...

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THE INCREASE: Tress Way - So Much Excitement

A few months before my wife and I met, I had just gotten back from...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - Critical Mission

I love baseball. For me, it’s always been more than just a game; baseball has...

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THE INCREASE: Terry Evans - Set Your Mind

“So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives...

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THE INCREASE: Kelvin Beachum - Pick a Direction

As training camp approaches, it’s clear the excitement is palpable. The season is about to...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Complete Reliance

The only way to live life to the fullest is to live in complete reliance...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - A Shift of Focus

Heading into training camp this season, I’m re-shifting my focus to be on making disciples....

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - My Platform

As a Christ-follower in the world of professional athletics, specifically professional soccer in the MLS,...

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THE INCREASE: Jerry Birch - Willing to Suffer

“For it has been granted to you on behalf of Christ not only to believe...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - Peace for Today

It was unfortunate that I injured my hamstring during training camp this season, but it’s...

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THE INCREASE: Tress Way - My Journey to the NFL

When I first entered the NFL in 2013, I began as an undrafted punter, signed...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - Kingdom Minded

In a few weeks, my 16-year-old son, Drake, and I will be taking a trip...

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THE INCREASE: Chris Maragos - In Step with the Spirit

“Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit.” — Galatians...

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THE INCREASE: Reza Zadeh - Reveal the Distractions

“I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. He cuts off every...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Reshaping the Norm

I grew up in a family where high anxiety was the norm. I didn’t realize it...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - Today's Challenge

It’s safe to say that this season has not gone for me as I had...

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THE INCREASE: Adam Wainwright - A Time to Pause

For a baseball player, chapel is church. Since we play games every Sunday, which take...

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THE INCREASE: Kelvin Beachum - Making it Personal

Football wasn’t always my first priority. Before committing to football, another sport had my attention....

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THE INCREASE: Mark Mitchell - Waiting is Hard

“I will stand at my watch and station myself on the ramparts; I will look...

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THE INCREASE: Steven Souza - Dealing with ups and downs

Spiritual warfare is real. Heading into the 2018 season, I was really excited for the...

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THE INCREASE: Sam Acho - Carving Out Time

For me, it’s all or nothing. I’m so prone to workout hard — run, lift,...

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THE INCREASE: Luke Weaver - Testing Your Faith

Our Sunday baseball chapel has been going through the book of James recently. Our study...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Self Check

“The Lord God said, ‘It is not good for the man to be alone. I...

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THE INCREASE: Reza Zadeh - The Power of our Words

“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is...

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THE INCREASE: Tim Howard - Grounded

Jesus Christ has done great things in my life. Everything else will fade away, but...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Ask in Faith

A year ago this month I was on the cusp of the big leagues. I...

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THE INCREASE: Brandon Boykin - Walking Through Open Doors

Since I spent all of last season on IR, I had a lot more time...

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THE INCREASE: David Ledbetter - Stepping Away From The Game

I’m 26 years old. I played through six years in the minor leagues, was sitting...

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THE INCREASE: Eddie Taubensee - Take the Time

“You will call on Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Work It Out

When everything’s perfect, it’s much easier to do what God’s calling us to do. But...

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THE INCREASE: Victor Black — Our Provider

“And why are you anxious about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews — True Discipleship

True discipleship is about encountering the Spirit of God. Good teachers and mentors are those...

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THE INCREASE: Luke Weaver - A Little Courage

Each year the Cardinals host a Christian Day — an event held after a day game...

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THE INCREASE: Don Davis - Counter Cultural

“After six days Jesus took with Him Peter, James, and John the brother of James,...

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Tim Brown - Faith and the Hall of Fame

In August 2015, former wide receiver Tim Brown was inducted into the Pro Football Hall...

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Faith Day has become an annual success in Colorado

This story appears in the special 2018 MLB Faith Events issue of Sports Spectrum Magazine, which is...

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Rockies pitcher Jon Gray has a higher calling in the Mile High City

This story appears in the special 2018 MLB Faith Events issue of Sports Spectrum Magazine, which is...

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THE INCREASE: Chris Maragos - The Grind To Be Great

On the 25th of July, we begin training camp in Philly. From that day on,...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - He's Got You

God has been working on my heart lately, bringing me to a place of surrender...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - A Trip With IJM

During this offseason, I was able to join the International Justice Mission on a second...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - A Real Relationship

Last month my wife and I picked up our kids from their two-week trip in...

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THE INCREASE: Steve Sisco - Invitation

“You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you...

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THE INCREASE: Matt Forte - What's Next

By listening to God and through a lot of prayer, I knew it was the...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Plugged In

Being a part of a local church looks a little different for an NFL player....

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Only By God

This year’s Home Plate event was a crazy day. This is our annual event where,...

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THE INCREASE: Sam Acho - Go. Serve. Give.

I recently came back from an annual outreach trip to a few local villages in...

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THE INCREASE: Steve Sisco - Challenges

“Whatever anyone else dares to boast about — I am speaking as a fool —...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - Authenticity

Recently a few of my teammates and our wives, along with our chaplain, had the...

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THE INCREASE: Charles Tillman - Fish and Loaves

It was May 28, 2008. I was at football practice in Chicago, and my head...

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THE INCREASE: Kyle Gibson - Christ Through Me

A couple years ago, I read Carl Medearis’ book, "Speaking of Jesus," and it helped...

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - The Greatest Sporting Event

The World Cup is the best sporting event of all time! Even though the U.S....

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THE INCREASE: LaMorris Crawford - A Continual Process

When we park at the gifts with which God has wired us as individuals, we...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Going Deeper

One of my favorite Scripture verses that I’ve committed to memory comes from 1 Corinthians...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Making a Lasting Impression

The transition to Chicago has been really smooth for me. The football side of things...

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THE INCREASE: Josh McCown - What Are You Measured By?

“Then Jesus said to His disciples, ‘Whoever wants to be My disciple must deny themselves...

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THE INCREASE: LaMorris Crawford - Character of a King

What was the difference between King Saul and King David? Saul was a people-pleaser, David...

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - A Watching World

Recently, a group of guys at our church — The Village Church in Plano, Texas...

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THE INCREASE: Sam Acho - An Unexpected Answer

I think a lot of times when people pray, they don’t truly believe God cares...

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THE INCREASE: Luke Weaver - Choosing the Positive

This season our team has had its ups and downs. We have a lot of...

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THE INCREASE: Jordan Matthews - The Daily Challenge of Humility

Being a fifth-year player, the biggest daily challenge I face is the one of humility....

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THE INCREASE: Ted Winsley - Be Willing To Bully

“The people were amazed at His teaching, because He taught them as one who had...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - A Better Mindset

I’ve been on the DL many times throughout my career, and I’ll be on the...

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THE INCREASE: Brandon Boykin - Making the Most of the Moment

It was just about this time last year when I signed a contract with Baltimore....

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THE INCREASE: A Continual Hunger - Demario Davis

“Jesus answered, ‘It is written: “Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every...

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THE INCREASE: Matt Manzari - An Unfair God

We serve an unfair God. Hold on — before you discard anything else I’m about...

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THE INCREASE: Ted Winsley - Winning the Fight You've Picked

It’s natural to recognize and prepare for fights and battles we face on a daily...

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THE INCREASE: Chris Maragos - Pointing to the Father

My dad had a huge influence on me, largely in part because of the type...

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THE INCREASE: Luke Weaver - Learning Along the Way

I was blessed with a dad who always wanted to help me get better at...

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THE INCREASE: Sam Acho - Just Showing Up

In the middle of OTAs and practice with a very new team, we are really...

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THE INCREASE: David Ledbetter - Stay Alert

“Put on your new nature, and be renewed as you learn to know your Creator...

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THE INCREASE: Ikki Soma - Integrity of the Heart

“My people, hear my teaching;    listen to the words of my mouth. I will open...

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THE INCREASE: Josh McCown - In Moments of Uncertainty

A person who seeks God is a person who seeks truth. All truth is God’s...

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THE INCREASE: Eddie Taubensee - Who's Building Your House?

“So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are fellow citizens with...

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - Successful Stats or Saving Souls?

When I first became a Christian I was convinced that I just needed to live...

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THE INCREASE: Adam LaRoche - Unapologetic

Coaching my son’s high school baseball team is not a career stepping stone for me....

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THE INCREASE: Jack Easterby - Brokenness

No matter how old we are, what we’ve seen, or what our status is in...

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THE INCREASE: Dave Dravecky - True Forgiveness

Recently I’ve been learning a lot about forgiveness. What I’m learning is that I’m not...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Hearing God's Voice

“God’s gifts and His call are irrevocable.” — Romans 11:29 God speaks to us in...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - Built Up

This season started out a little differently from what I hoped or expected. I began...

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THE INCREASE: Trey Burton - Reaching the Pinnacle

Winning the Super Bowl is reaching the pinnacle of what God created a football player...

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THE INCREASE: Ikki Soma - In Need of Direct Light

“When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long.” — Psalm...

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THE INCREASE: Don Davis - We Don’t Serve an “Ish” God

I take pride in being a prompt person. Whether I’m headed to a doctor’s appointment,...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Finding Peace In The Present

This year we have an awesome group of Christ-followers on the team, and it’s been...

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THE INCREASE: Ryan Hollingshead - Showcasing My Weaknesses

This season has been really difficult for me so far. After breaking my neck last...

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THE INCREASE: Steve Sisco - Focus

“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above...

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Vikings chaplain stays firm in bringing Gospel influence to NFL

Chaplain Tom Lamphere has been ministering to athletes and coaches on the Minnesota Vikings for...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Live Courageously

Receiving the Call to Courage Award this year was a tremendous honor. To have Frank...

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THE INCREASE: Tyler Clutts - Not My Plan But His

My journey to the NFL was not an easy one. While I wanted to enter...

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5 questions with Bears linebacker Sam Acho

We talked with Chicago Bears linebacker Sam Acho about his faith journey, how he’s living...

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THE INCREASE: Ikki Soma - Your Pain Has Purpose

"Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds,...

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THE INCREASE: Matthew Boyd - Exuding Endless Love

When I think about my mom, the first thing I think of is endless love....

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Matt Holliday - The Impact of a Mother

(This piece originally ran on TheIncrease.com in May 2016)  There aren’t enough hours in a day...

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THE INCREASE: 5 Questions with Patriots WR Jordan Matthews

We talked with New England Patriots wide receiver Jordan Matthews about his faith journey, how...

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Dave Dravecky - The Glue That Held Us

I was one of five boys. . . you can only imagine what our house...

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THE INCREASE: Learning from My Mom - Demario Davis

My mother has been everything to me. Since she had me when she was only...

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THE INCREASE: Taking Ownership – Chris Davis

Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis has made a name for himself in the major...

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Benjamin Watson - Her Family Before Herself

I remember the beginning of my second year at the University of Georgia; I was...

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THE INCREASE: Chris Maragos - Be Still

Just be still. This is the message God’s been hammering into my heart for the...

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THE INCREASE: Demario Davis - Coming Back Stronger

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with...

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THE INCREASE: Malcolm Jenkins - Don't Miss Out

There is no way you can live a Christ-like life and not serve in some...

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THE INCREASE: Since That Day – Buck Farmer

Late August 2016 a simple breakfast meeting changed my life. I’d been attending our team...

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THE INCREASE: Getting Dressed in the Dark

“Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of such things God’s wrath...

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THE INCREASE: Sam Acho - Write the Vision

It’s been a journey for me in Chicago. When I was in Arizona for four...

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THE INCREASE: Daniel Norris - How He Created Me

Patience. This is what God has placed on my heart for this season. As I...

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THE INCREASE: A New Challenge – Luke Weaver

Spring training has been different in many ways this year. I’ve definitely been more comfortable...

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THE INCREASE: A Step of Faith - Jordan Matthews

I couldn’t be more excited about the opportunity to play in New England this year....

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THE INCREASE: Greater is Within Me - Ted Winsley

“Little children, you are of God [you belong to Him] and have [already] defeated and...

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2018 MLB Faith Event Schedule

Don’t miss the chance to hear your favorite baseball players share how Christ has transformed...

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THE INCREASE: The Unknowns of a New Season – Chris Maragos

Recovery from season-ending knee surgery has been slow but good. I’ve finally been cleared to...

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THE INCREASE: Security and Significance – Demario Davis

Recently, I heard a speaker talk about the two most important things you can show...

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THE INCREASE: Reaching Your Full Potential

“Do not neglect your gift, which was given you through prophecy when the body of...

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THE INCREASE: In a Place of Solitude – Matthew Boyd

“The Lord is in His holy temple; let all the Earth be silent before Him.”...

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THE INCREASE: Action Required - Jordan Hicks

Seeking shows action; it shows a pursuit. In order to seek Christ, you have to...

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THE INCREASE: Easy Distractions - Daniel Norris

We all have things that distract us from God. For me, baseball can easily become...

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THE INCREASE: On Solid Ground – Dave Wilson

God is on the move in the midst of the storm. It’s always discouraging when...

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THE INCREASE: Face Down - Kelvin Beachum

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and...

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THE INCREASE: Anything is Possible - James McCann

Due to pregnancy complications with my mother, doctors gave me a 1-in-4 chance to survive...

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THE INCREASE: To The Next Level - Demario Davis

Last year I began an internship with United Way in Alexandria, Va. Passionate about creating...

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THE INCREASE: Where God Has Me - Benjamin Watson

We know it’s the Holy Spirit who draws people to Himself, but as believers, we...

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THE INCREASE: A Moment to Remember – Luke Weaver

Celebrating Easter is always tough because it comes during the season. It’s tough, but not...

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GOOD FRIDAY: A Sacrifice of Intentionality – Jack Easterby

There are so many times when we try to join God. We go to Him...

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THE INCREASE: One Overall Mission - Adam LaRoche

Since 1953, the National Prayer Breakfast has been an important gathering for world leaders to...

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THE INCREASE: The Strength to Surrender - Malcolm Jenkins

When I think of all the positions I’ve been in — an NFL player, a...

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THE INCREASE: Locked In - Daniel Norris

Spring training has begun and it’s so good to be back with everyone, stepping back...

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THE INCREASE: Called to be Different – LaMorris Crawford

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road...

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THE INCREASE: 5 Questions With FC Dallas' Ryan Hollingshead

We talked with FC Dallas defender/midfielder Ryan Hollingshead about his faith journey, how he’s living...

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THE INCREASE: He Has Kept Me - Kelvin Beachum

When I think of the word “surrender,” I think of a dying to the flesh....

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THE INCREASE: Fallen Yet Loved – Benjamin Watson

Recently I brought my oldest two daughters to Montgomery and Selma Ala., on a civil...

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THE INCREASE: Leaving Baseball at the Field – Matthew Boyd

Until I met my wife, Ashley, I didn’t realize the only way anyone can truly...

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THE INCREASE: Choose Your Gate - LaMorris Crawford

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road...

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THE INCREASE: Thrilled to be a Saint - Demario Davis

I couldn’t be more excited to join the New Orleans Saints this season. Free agency...

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THE INCREASE: Dedicated - Chris Maragos

We reached the pinnacle; we climbed to the top of the ladder. We won the...

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THE INCREASE: Stepping Away from the Game - Mark Appel

My experience in baseball has not been what I expected it to be. I’ve had...

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THE INCREASE: Final Surrender - Jordan Hicks

“Jesus said to His disciples, ‘Whoever wants to be My disciple must deny themselves and...

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THE INCREASE: A New Normal - Daniel Morris

There are tons of ways to get involved in community outreach. Whether you are reaching...

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THE INCREASE: Who Gets the Glory? - Mickey Weston

Each of us has the tendency to give honor, special attention and glory to those...

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THE INCREASE: A Powerful Motivator - Luke Weaver

This year, I’ve chosen to read through the Bible in a year, and it’s been...

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THE INCREASE: Seeking Something Greater – Malcolm Jenkins

“Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man this is impossible, but not with God;...

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THE INCREASE: A Day To Proclaim - Matthew Boyd

Last season was my first time being a part of Detroit’s Home Plate event. For...

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THE INCREASE: In the Trenches - Kelvin Beachum

In my locker room, I have the opportunity to serve my teammates, the guys who are...

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THE INCREASE: Afflicted - Jerry Birch

As the Lord began to break me through untold adversity, transforming my life using all...

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Bringing Justice by Truth – Adam LaRoche

Recently, I returned from Las Vegas where a group of 30 of us were combatting...

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THE INCREASE: Called to Wait – Ryan Hollingshead

Most people build up professional sports to be the pinnacle of all career goals. It’s...

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THE INCREASE: Taking Radical Action - Demario Davis

Who is going to be first in the Kingdom? He who is last in the...

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THE INCREASE: Declaring Spiritual Bankruptcy – Jack Easterby

At the end of the season, we as a team were taking a look at...

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THE INCREASE: Serve or Be Served – Scott Linebrink

While at a sports conference for Christian athletes a few months ago, I heard Francis...

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THE INCREASE: Giving Up The Double Life - Kelvin Beachum

I grew up in a very traditional Christian home. Church was something we did on...

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THE INCREASE: Experiencing the Impossible - Chris Maragos

This year’s Super Bowl experience was unbelievable. It was such a fun game and from...

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American David Wise, defending Olympic halfpipe skiing gold medalist, skis as act of worship

The defending Olympic men’s ski halfpipe gold medalist and four-time X Games gold medalist, David...

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THE INCREASE: Growing Together - Terry Evans

“For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which...

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THE INCREASE: Use Your Game – Luke Weaver

Recently my wife, Olivia, and I returned from a trip with Adam Wainwright and his...

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THE INCREASE: Prayer in Perspective - Trey Burton

“Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that...

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THE INCREASE: The Secret Revealed - David Ledbetter

How to be a great husband. The secret revealed. There is no secret. There is...

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THE INCREASE: Humility Required - Matt Forte

From birth we are spoiled. Unable to provide anything for yourself, you learn to be...

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THE INCREASE: Not As Our Sins Deserve - Jerry Birch

“Praise the Lord, my soul; all my inmost being, praise His holy name. Praise the...

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THE INCREASE: Right Where He Wants Me - Chris Maragos

My prayer life has increased drastically over the past few months. I’ve learned that the...

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THE INCREASE: No Casual Commitment - Adam LaRoche

Recently, my good friend, former MLB pitcher Scott Linebrink, rounded up a group of former...

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THE INCREASE: Living for the King - Demario Davis

“Whoever wants to be My disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and...

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THE INCREASE: Strength Not Our Own - Chris Maragos

The strength of the team is not built on any one guy. This has become...

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THE INCREASE: Dare to Dream Big - Ted Winsley

“What more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak,...

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THE INCREASE: Jumping In - Luke Weaver

It was about a year ago when I was watching a bunch of my teammates...

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THE INCREASE: Keeping Marriage Fresh - Demario Davis

This past year, we as a team didn’t want to only focus on our players’...

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THE INCREASE: A Change of Perspective - Adam LaRoche

At the end of 2017, my wife handed me an envelope. In it was a...

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THE INCREASE: Faith To Subdue Your Dream - Ted Winsley

“What more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak,...

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THE INCREASE: Producing Perseverance - Eagles Trey Burton

This season has been a whirlwind. We were so excited to be excelling in the...

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THE INCREASE: Fast Track to Faith – Daniel Norris

For me, the process of getting drafted, going through the minor leagues, and then making...

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THE INCREASE: Multiply - Demario Davis

“Seek first His Kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to...

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THE INCREASE: A Friend of God - David Ledbetter

“Do you want to be shown, you foolish person, that faith apart from works is...

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THE INCREASE: Counter Cultural - Don Davis

“After six days Jesus took with Him Peter, James, and John the brother of James,...

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THE INCREASE: New Year, New Plan - Luke Weaver

My hope for the new year is that I would make the team right out...

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THE INCREASE: Jesus, The True Vine - Victor Black

How beautiful is a bouquet of roses? Yet the moment they were cut from the...

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THE INCREASE: An Act of Intentionality - Matt Forte

“Seek first the Kingdom of God and all these things will be added to you”...

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THE INCREASE: What's Next? - Benjamin Watson

Coming back is never easy. Entering back into the league this year after coming off...

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THE INCREASE: A Different Sort of Peace - Jack Easterby

How is Jesus’ peace different from our peace? He doesn’t have an adversarial relationship with...

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THE INCREASE: A Season of Patience - Daniel Norris

“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body...

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THE INCREASE: Seek Him First - Demario Davis

Before we come to Christ we find ourselves constantly searching for many things — success, money,...

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THE INCREASE: True Dependency – Chris Maragos

Experiencing this season-ending injury (I tore my posterior cruciate ligament on Oct. 12) has really stretched me...

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THE INCREASE: Prince of Peace - Jack Easterby

This time of year we often talk about joy to the world and peace to...

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THE INCREASE: The Focus This Christmas - Matthew Boyd

Growing up and celebrating Christmas with my family was always such an amazing time. We’d...

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THE INCREASE: Take in the Moment – J.J. Hoover

I love Christmastime. This year I’m excited to escape up to the old Bavarian town...

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THE INCREASE: Grounded – Luke Weaver

Whatever input you allow into your mind will directly affect your behavior. At least, I...

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THE INCREASE: My Favorite Time Of The Year - Matt Forte

Christmas is going to be a big deal this year. Both sides of the family...

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THE INCREASE: Culture Trumps Vision - Ted Winsley

There’s something unique happening on the Philadelphia Eagles team. It’s been a long time coming....

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THE INCREASE: Abba Father - Adam Wainwright

My wife and I try to love each other in such a way that there...

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THE INCREASE: Make His Name Known - Demario Davis

I’ve always envisioned myself in the NFL. Since I was little I dreamed about being...

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THE INCREASE: Overcoming Obstacles - Eagles Chaplain Ted Winsley

“When Mary reached the place where Jesus was and saw Him, she fell at his...

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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...

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THE INCREASE: A Welcome Distraction – Mark Appel

When I’m not on the baseball field, I still enjoy competing. Whether that’s through games...

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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...

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

“My heart is steadfast, O God! I will sing and make melody with all my...

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THE INCREASE: A Victory That Lasts – Jeff Totten

Everyone knows the Nike brand right? We’re all familiar with the iconic swoosh that is...

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THE INCREASE: Only by God – Trey Burton

I’m usually the type of guy who needs to see something to believe it. But...

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THE INCREASE: What About a Prayer? – The History of #HisHuddle

This article was originally published on December 3, 2015. December 3rd, 2015 marks the twenty-fifth...

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THE INCREASE: Gospel Influence in the NFL - Becky York

Chaplain Tom Lamphere has been ministering to athletes and coaches on the Minnesota Vikings for...

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THE INCREASE: Confidence to Do Good – C.J. Miles

“Help, Lord, for no one is faithful anymore; those who are loyal have vanished from...

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THE INCREASE: Thanksgiving from a player's view

Happy Thanksgiving! “Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His love endures forever.”...

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THE INCREASE: The Perfect Thanksgiving - Adam LaRoche

Chaos. Complete chaos is the best way to describe Thanksgiving Day for our family. We...

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THE INCREASE: An Unsinkable Kingdom – Mark Mitchell

“One day Jesus said to His disciples, ‘Let us go over to the other side...

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THE INCREASE: Beginning to Comprehend – Chris Maragos

We couldn’t be more excited to have welcomed our third child — our daughter, Cambria...

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THE INCREASE: Kept in Perfect Peace – Mark Appel

As I look back at this season, I can recognize some really high points, as...

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THE INCREASE: Called to Simply Worship – Trey Burton

In Philly, we’re not a one-man show. We’re not even a two- or three-man show....

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THE INCREASE: Know What You Believe - Steven Souza

This past season our team Bible study group went through a book called “Grounded in...

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THE INCREASE: The Crown of Life – LaMorris Crawford

“Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person...

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THE INCREASE: A Joyful Noise – Matt Forte

The Psalms and Proverbs are my favorite books of the Bible because there’s just so...

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THE INCREASE: Making the Biggest Impact – Luke Weaver

“Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in...

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THE INCREASE: Gratitude that Lasts – Demario Davis

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with...

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THE INCREASE: Refine and Reconnect – J.J. Hoover

This past season held many highlights for me. One of the best was getting the...

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THE INCREASE: Your Most Prized Possession – LaMorris Crawford

Jesus does not want to be No. 1 on a list of 10. He came...

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THE INCREASE: Love At All Times – Steven Souza

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of...

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THE INCREASE: A Lasting Wisdom – David Ledbetter

“Fear God and keep His commandments, for this is the whole duty of man.” —...

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THE INCREASE: Whatever it Takes – Chris Maragos

I’m planning for knee surgery on Nov. 7, which has me on IR and ultimately...

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THE INCREASE: Taking the Time – Luke Weaver

Prayer is such an important thing, if not the most important thing about my relationship with God....

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THE INCREASE: What Are You Clinging To? – Terry Evans

If the Christian life is about waiting confidently for eternal life with our Lord which...

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THE INCREASE: Priorities and Pursuits – Matt Forte

Not only is our competitive season going well so far, we’ve been seeing more and...

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THE INCREASE: Our Part in God’s Story – Jack Easterby

The story of a football player is often the same: I want to be great,...

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THE INCREASE: Patiently Waiting – Demario Davis

“I waited patiently for the Lord; He turned to me and heard my cry. He...

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THE INCREASE: What is Greatness? – Adam LaRoche

Baseball is a refining sport, both in one’s athleticism and in their character. Early on...

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THE INCREASE: An Agent of Change – Ted Winsley

While I was growing up, my mother, a biology teacher, was always very interested in...

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THE INCREASE: What Cannot Be Shaken – Mark Appel

“Lord, who may dwell in Your sacred tent? Who may live on Your holy mountain?...

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THE INCREASE: Acknowledging the Author – Jack Easterby

Mankind’s biggest problem is not knowing or admitting its authorship. We find ourselves at Chapter...

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THE INCREASE: Kingdom-Focused – Demario Davis

Having just secured our third win in a row, team morale is rising and we’re...

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THE INCREASE: 5 Increase Questions with Cardinals pitcher Luke Weaver

We talked with St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Luke Weaver about his faith journey, how he’s...

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THE INCREASE: Defending the Defenseless – Adam LaRoche

“Defend the weak and the fatherless; uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed.”—...

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THE INCREASE: Expecting a Great Change – Trey Burton

A few weeks ago we held a fundraising event during our kickoff game against the...

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THE INCREASE: Focus On The Main Thing - Chris Maragos

When I look at my life I see so many things vying for my attention...

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THE INCREASE: Measured by Motivation – Matt Forte

This year, my teammates and I are not listening to any outside noise. We’re not...

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THE INCREASE: To Know Jesus, Not Of Him – LaMorris Crawford

Jesus wants us to know Him, not just of Him. James, the brother of Jesus,...

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

A few years ago I was dead set on never leaving the country — I...

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THE INCREASE: Advocates in Adversity – Scott Linebrink

There seem to be natural disasters devastating countless regions around the world right now, with...

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

Recently our team Bible study has been focusing on where our foundation lies — both...

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THE INCREASE: Love Thy Neighbor - Demario Davis

Over the last year and a half, racial tensions have grown significantly in our country....

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THE INCREASE: Be the change - Pastor Ted Winsley

All too often we look to our pastors to create changes in our lives or...

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The Increase: Live to Serve - Tyler Clutts

Service takes selflessness. We’re all called to serve — not just at an event or...

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The Increase: Better Than Baseball - Adam Wainwright

I love baseball. It’s the perfect game. And when the umpire invites us to “Play...

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THE INCREASE: Ask for Wisdom – LaMorris Crawford

“If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all...

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THE INCREASE: Back in the Big Leagues - J.J. Hoover

“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the...

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THE INCREASE: Creating a Culture – Matt Forte

My teammates and I are not only creating community, we’re creating culture. This year we’re...

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THE INCREASE: The Little Things - David Ledbetter

“Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge.” —Proverbs 12:1 These two traits walk hand-in-hand. It takes discipline...

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THE INCREASE: Nothing More, Nothing Less – Tyler Clutts

I’m now in my second year out of the league, and I have to say,...

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THE INCREASE: But first, humility - Trey Burton

Growing up without a father figure, I was extremely blessed to have a few incredible...

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THE INCREASE: Humility before honor - Demario Davis

Our team is a group of talented and determined men, focused on one goal for...

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THE INCREASE: Fighting the battle - Thomas Davis

“Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves...

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THE INCREASE: Seasons - David Ledbetter

Seasons. What’s the purpose of having different seasons in life? Why can’t I expect the...

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Daily Devotional - Wednesday August 30, 2017

“But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. ‘Do not...

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THE INCREASE: Expectant to Move - Mark Appel

My guess is that no one is immune to placing unrealistic or unhealthy expectations on...

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THE INCREASE: Faith to fight for freedom - Trey Burton

On our 2017 season kicks off Sept. 10, when we’ll face our rival team: the...

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THE INCREASE: He makes us ONE - Ted Winsley

It’s time to quit religion. People don’t need more religion; more than anything, people need...

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THE INCREASE: Uniquely Equipped – Chris Maragos

It’s been so amazing to be surrounded by such uniquely gifted men on the Eagles....

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Daily Devotional - Friday August 25, 2017

You are Not Alone When trials come, it’s easy to feel like we are alone....

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Daily Devotional - Thursday August 24, 2017

“So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner...

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THE INCREASE: Looking Pride in the Eye - Scott Linebrink

The roar of the crowd and the applause of thousands have an intoxicating appeal that...

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THE INCREASE: Power in the Pregame – J.J. Hoover

God calls us to be uncomfortable. I’ve been experiencing this a lot lately. This season has...

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THE INCREASE: Shift in perspective - Mark Appel

“Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand...

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THE INCREASE: Take what they give you - Eddie Taubensee

Hitting is one of the toughest things to do in sports. There’s a pitcher who...

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THE INCREASE: Worth the investment - Matt Forte

Marriage is one of the greatest gifts God’s given us. To be able to have...

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THE INCREASE: Right Here, Right Now – JJ Hoover

I got off to a really good start this year. I made the Diamondbacks right...

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THE INCREASE: Back to the bases - Adam LaRoche

When I first started reaching out to former teammates and players, I wasn’t sure who...

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THE INCREASE: The Power of a Changed Life – Steven Souza

Discipleship changes lives. I think we often rush over the idea of discipleship. We easily...

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THE INCREASE: Transformed from the inside out - Demario Davis

Since entering into a new city, a new team, and a new season, God has...

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THE INCREASE: Worth Fighting For - Trey Burton

Recently I returned from a trip to the Dominican Republic, where a group of us...

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THE INCREASE: Why Wait? - David Ledbetter

What has waiting ever done for me? At first thought, it’s just plain useless! I...

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THE INCREASE: God cares for you - Dave Dravecky

As a former Major League pitcher, I’ve had the privilege of speaking to many players,...

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THE INCREASE: Why Worry? - Matt Forte

Throughout this offseason, I’ve been learning a lot about how to defend against anxiety. It’s...

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THE INCREASE: Through the Storm - Kyle Gibson

“That day when evening came, He said to His disciples, ‘Let us go over to...

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THE INCREASE: Get Uncomfortable – Trey Burton

The whole reason why I play football is to make the name of Jesus known....

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THE INCREASE: Lift Up Your Eyes - Eddie Taubensee

It’s easy to get caught up in the busyness of our own lives. The day...

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THE INCREASE: Driven to Serve – Adam Wainwright

*The Roberto Clemente Award is an annual award given in recognition to an MLB player who...

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THE INCREASE: A Better Message - Don Davis

Recently I went on a vision trip to the Dominican Republic (DR) with International Justice...

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THE INCREASE: In Step With The Spirit - Steven Souza

Why is it uncomfortable for many believers to talk about the Holy Spirit? The Bible...

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THE INCREASE: Not Ashamed To Speak Up - Demario Davis

Ever since college, I’ve had a heart to speak publicly. I remember when a motivational...

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THE INCREASE: Be Coachable - Matt Forte

Throughout my football career, my favorite coach—the one who impacted me the most—was my father....

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THE INCREASE: Not By Chance - Brandon Boykin

During this past offseason I was simply focusing on staying in shape and healthy, waiting...

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THE INCREASE: The Welcome Back - Demario Davis

Being traded back to New York was a surprise. I really didn’t see it coming,...

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THE INCREASE: I Love My Country - Adam Wainwright

I love my country. When you watch the World Baseball Classic or other worldwide competitions,...

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THE INCREASE: Be Aware - Adam LaRoche

Because I’m active in the fight against human trafficking, and involved with local law enforcement,...

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THE INCREASE: Fine Tuning - Chris Maragos

Offseason training is a great opportunity to build into the new guys on the team...

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THE INCREASE: Overcoming The Slump - Adam Wainwright

At the moment, I really have to persevere. My season started off pretty rough and...

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THE INCREASE: Bringing Jesus Back Into The Game - Matt Forte

“They are not of the world, even as I am not of it.” —John 17:16...

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THE INCREASE: The Least of These – Scott Linebrink

“When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him,...

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THE INCREASE: 5 Questions With Ravens CB Brandon Boykin

What effect does your faith have on your lifestyle? My faith in Jesus Christ is...

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THE INCREASE: Who We Are – Dave Dravecky

When I see my grandkids going through a hard time, the first thing I do...

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THE INCREASE: Outside the Room – Ted Winsley

I’m really excited to have Nick Foles back on our team. His dedication to Christ...

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THE INCREASE: Image of the Father - Matt Holliday

Raising kids is challenging, it’s awesome, it’s fun, it’s the whole gamut. My favorite thing...

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THE INCREASE: Pointing People Upward - Tyler Clutts

Recently I’ve been going through the 50 Days of Heaven study by Randy Alcorn. Throughout...

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THE INCREASE: All Things Epic - Tyler Clutts

Recently, a friend of mine and I started a digital radio show called All Things...

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THE INCREASE: Leaning In - Trey Burton

Before this past season began my wife Yesenia and I started talking and praying together...

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THE INCREASE: Where True Hope Lies – Mark Appel

It feels great to finally be healthy, back on a team, and competing again. We’re...

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Soften My Hardened Heart

In today's Increase video professional pitcher Mark Appel shares about his struggle to have faith...

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