Christian Athletes Who Play & Pray

While some athletes may shy away from mixing religion and sports, others are devout Christians who openly share their faith. Read on as we look into some of the top Christian athletes and how their faith has been instrumental in their professional and personal lives.

Tim Tebow

Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow is known for being vocal about his Christian faith, both on and off the field. In 2007, Tebow won the Heisman Trophy with the Florida Gators, setting various school and national records. Known for wearing John 3:16 on his eye black, the media attributed the NCAA message ban on eye paint as “The Tebow Rule.” Additionally, his propensity for kneeling on one knee and bowing his head to honor his faith started the term “Tebowing” by fans and media. After college, Tebow played in the NFL for the Denver Broncos and Philadelphia Eagles. Tebow is currently playing baseball in the New York Mets organization and continues to publicly share his religion through motivational speeches, books and media. ... Read More

MLB Legend Darryl Strawberry Nominated as The Keynote Speaker for the 10th Annual Harvest of Hope Gala Fundraiser

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A Keynote Speech By Darryl Strawberry About His Journey With Recovery

Former MLB player Darryl Strawberry will speak about his struggles with addiction, and his road to recovery that ultimately led him to be the man he is today at the 10th annual Harvest of Hope Gala Fundraiser hosted by The Good News Rescue Mission.

The event will take place on Saturday, October 6 at 6 pm at the Redding Civic Auditorium,  700 Auditorium Dr, Redding, CA 96001. For more information and tickets, please visit: ... Read More

MLB Legend Darryl Strawberry to be Keynote Speaker at Kannapolis, NC Appearance and Charity Fundraiser – Apr 6

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KANNAPOLIS, NC – MLB Legend Darryl Strawberry will be the keynote speaker at a charity fundraiser luncheon plus he will make an appearance at a VIP Meet and Greet prior to the opening game for the Intimidators minor league team in Kannapolis, NC on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The opening game appearance will take place at the Intimidators Stadium, 2888 Moose Road, Kannapolis, NC 28083. Source: Kannapolis Intimidators News ... Read More

Darryl Strawberry Named as Keynote Speaker For 75th Annual Booster Banquet Nov 11

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HANNIBAL, MO – Former MLB Outfielder Darryl Strawberry has been named as the keynote speaker for the 75th annual Booster Banquet hosted by the Hannibal–LaGrange University on Friday, November 11, 2016. The event will take place at Hannibal–LaGrange University, 2800 Palmyra Road, Hannibal, MO 63401. Source: Hannibal–LaGrange University ... Read More

Former MLB Star Darryl Strawberry to be Keynote Speaker at 75th Annual Booster Banquet Nov 11

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HANNIBAL, MO – Retired MLB outfielder Darryl Strawberry has been named to be the keynote speaker at the Hannibal-LaGrange University 75th annual Booster Banquet. The event will be held on Friday, November 11, 2016 and will take place at Hannibal-LaGrange University, 2800 Palmyra Rd, Hannibal, MO 63401. Source: Hannibal Courier-Post ... Read More

Join Former MLB Star Darryl Strawberry at The National Sports Collectors Convention Autograph Signing Aug 4

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Retired MLB outfielder and Hall of Famer Darryl Strawberry will appear on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at The 37th National Sports Collector Convention autograph signing event. The event will take place at the Atlantic City Convention Center, 1 Convention Boulevard, Atlantic City, NJ 08401. Source: Steiner Sports ... Read More