Archive for the 'College Sports' Category

Storms and Struggles

When we think of a sport enduring a weather or rain delay, we usually think of baseball game with players and fans alike rushing for cover. Saturday afternoon, however, stormy weather interrupted two games in the upper Midwest involving Big Ten college football teams. For Minnesota, it was a mere nuisance when thunderstorms intruded on…

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Testing Your Faith Podcast

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It’s likely your faith has been put to the test a time or two. Have you noticed that during times of testing life seems painful and unclear? When you join us on Sports Spectrum, you’ll hear a college football coach share his personal story of confusion and struggle and how the Lord guided him through…

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Defending Your Faith Podcast

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The Bible calls us to always be ready to explain the hope we have in Christ. But how do we properly prepare for defending our faith? We’ll get some answers on Sports Spectrum, as we visit with Charleston Southern offensive coordinator, Gabe Giardina, and Arizona Cardinals broadcaster, Dave Pasch. Be sure to join us for…

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Not About the Wins Podcast

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The pressure to win is ever present in the sports world. But that drive for achievement is also evident in the home, on the job, even in church. On Sports Spectrum, we’ll take a look at handling the pressure to succeed with former big league pitcher, Burt Hooton and Charlotte Eagles soccer coach, Mark Steffans….

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Not About the Game Podcast

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The thrill of a walk-off home run, a three-pointer at the buzzer, or a game winning touchdown pass—these are sports moments that electrify fans and players alike. But they can’t compare to the excitement that comes from a daily walk with Jesus Christ. On Sports Spectrum, you’ll hear from Baylor University baseball coach, Steve Smith…

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Not About the Money Podcast

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Whether in sports or everyday life, our culture pushes a relentless pursuit of the almighty dollar. On Sports Spectrum, we’ll examine what God has to say about money and its role in our lives. Join us as we visit with former NFL player, Spencer Tillman and college basketball coach, Bob Hoffman. We’ll discover why it’s…

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Trades and Today’s Athlete Podcast

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Today’s professional athlete can play for one team today and end up competing for an entirely different team tomorrow. On Sports Spectrum, we’ll discuss how we can honor God in the midst of changing circumstances. We’ll talk with former Major League baseball infielder, Tony Graffanino, as well as Julie McKay, wife of Virginia basketball assistant…

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Maintaining Self-Control Podcast

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We all face moments when our witness for Christ is put to the test, especially when it calls for maintaining self-control. When you join us on Sports Spectrum, we’ll seek direction on keeping our cool from Cincinnati Reds infielder, Skip Shumaker. We’ll also gain valuable insight from Tim Maloney, director of basketball operations at Baylor…

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The Ultimate Reward

There can be no argument that John Wooden has been the most successful college basketball coach of all time. Certainly, other coaches have surpassed him in total wins and winning percentage, but in a sport (like so many sports) where winning is lifted above all else, Wooden nevertheless stands alone. During his extraordinary coaching career…

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Every Game Counts Podcast

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When it comes to the playoffs, every game counts!  Join the Sports Spectrum team as they examine the pressure of the post season, and find principles that can help us both on and off the court. We’ll hear from Mike Rupp of the NHL’s Minnesota Wild, as well as Orlando Magic broadcaster, David Steele.  “Every…

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