Tags: baseball

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 Podcast

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Athletes who excel can expect a multitude of awards and accolades for their achievements. Unfortunately, both our talents and trophies won’t last forever. On Sports Spectrum, the team talks about the prize that never fades. Hear from former NFL center, Kevin Mawae, and Giants pitcher Jeremy Affeldt to discover “The Ultimate Reward.” That’s on this…

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Keys to Effective Leadership Podcast

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Whether it’s at home, in the workplace, or on the field, God calls us all to be leaders. But that responsibility can seem intimidating, especially if we feel unprepared! Join us on Sports Spectrum as we examine what God’s Word has to say about being a godly leader. Listen to NASCAR driver, Blake Koch, and…

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Decision-Making God’s Way Podcast

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Every day we are faced with a thousand different choices. So in the face of so many options, how do we know which decisions are the right ones? We’ll tackle that question on Sports Spectrum as we talk with Cincinnati Reds pitcher Lee Hyde and the chaplain of the NBA’s Toronto Raptors, Herbie Kuhn. Discover…

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Father’s Day 2014 Podcast

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Enjoy a special Father’s Day edition of Sports Spectrum as we hear from major league baseball player Jerry Terrell and his son, Jeff. They’ll reminisce on the challenges and triumphs of the game they both love, and how it impacted their relationship.  Addressing the real issues in sports and life from a Father’s Day perspective…

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Strength and Conditioning, Growing in Christ Podcast

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Building our physical bodies for endurance, strength, and long-term health requires dedication and perseverance. And the same can be said for our Christian lives. On Sports Spectrum, we’ll head to a major-league baseball stadium for insight into building up our faith. Don’t miss the conversation with Jason Donald of the Kansas City Royals and A.J. Ellis…

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The Beginning of a Long Journey Podcast

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A Major League baseball season consists of 162 games, not including the playoffs. The start of the baseball season is only the first step in a long journey toward the goal of a World Series win. On Sports Spectrum we’ll talk with Cleveland Indians outfielder, David Murphy, and Milwaukee Brewers play-by-play announcer, Brian Anderson, about how…

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Leaving The Past Behind Podcast

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In Philippians 3, Paul reminds us to “forget what lies behind and strain forward to what lies ahead.” But we often try to move forward in life with our eyes glued to the rear-view mirror! On Sports Spectrum we’ll explore how to move beyond the mistakes and failures of the past. Join us as Chicago…

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The Pressure of the Postseason Podcast

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The pressure to win can be overwhelming during the regular season. But in the postseason, the burden to succeed can be unbearable. On this Sports Spectrum we’ll discuss biblical strategies for dealing with pressure. As we gear up for the World Series, we’ll hear from former big league players Chris Singleton and Scott McGregor as they discuss…

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