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  • April 26, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Charlotte? No ... China? Sure

    basketball hoopThe commissioner of the National Basketball Association doesn't want the All-Star game in Charlotte, but the league is apparently fine with playing in China.

  • March 29, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Ministry to honor former NBA champ, now a pastor

    Athletes In Action logo AIAAs they have done for 20 years now, a sports ministry will host a special event as part of the "Final Four" college basketball weekend in Houston.

  • March 24, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    NFL accomplice in 'attack on Christian freedom'

    NFL logoThe National Football League is expressing opposition towards a religious exemptions bill approved by the Georgia legislature. The league is even hinting that if the legislation becomes law, it could affect Atlanta's bid to host a future Super Bowl.

  • March 20, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Tebow: Loving, serving others 'bigger than football'

    kids (generic)As a Heisman Trophy winner and former National Football League quarterback, Tim Tebow, says that his career in the NCAA and NFL pales in comparison to the legacy he would like to leave as a servant of God and others.

  • March 16, 2016
    Charlie Butts

    The big sell for legalizing sports gambling

    bags of moneyThe latest strategy of the gambling business to legalize sports betting nationwide is based on a false premise for reducing illegal gambling.

  • March 14, 2016
    Chad Groening

    Who is 'counseling' pro sports on homosexuality?

    NFL logoAccording to one pro-family activist who diligently works to expose the truth about homosexuality, professional sports leagues are embracing the pro-homosexual agenda more and more. 

  • March 05, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Poll: Tebow still an NFL fan favorite QB

    NFL logoEven though pro football star Tim Tebow hasn’t hit the gridiron in a National Football League regular season game for the past few years, he still ranks as one of the top five most popular NFL quarterbacks.

  • February 11, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Boldin's purpose: 'Honor God in everything'

    Anquan Boldin NFL MOY awardA veteran NFL wide receiver has been recognized for his off-the-field contributions to society – actions a ministry says reflect the player's deep convictions and Christian faith.

  • February 10, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Ministry will recognize Hornets' top scorer

    Bible with basketballFor the 11th year, Athletes in Action will be a holding a breakfast during the NBA All-Star Weekend to celebrate character, leadership and faith.  

  • February 08, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    Faith, character earn Panthers' LB another award

    Thomas Davis (Carolina Panthers)Even though his team lost in yesterday's Super Bowl, one of the players for the Carolina Panthers has been recognized as a winner for his outstanding character on and off the field.

  • February 08, 2016
    Bill Bumpas

    What do people think about pre-game prayers?

    football player kneeling prayingThe leader of a sports ministry applauds the results of a new poll on sports and prayer.

  • February 05, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Geller: Hijab-donning Olympian 'imposing Islam'

    Human rights activist Pamela Geller voiced her condemnation of an American fencing champion’s plans to wear her Islamic headscarf while competing for the United States team at the 2016 Olympic Games this summer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.