The Faith of Albert Pujols

When you’re watching the baseball All-Star Game tonight, you’re bound to see Albert Pujols get a great reception from the hometown St. Louis crowd. When that happens, think about this article about him by Jeff Passan that discusses Pujols’ Christian faith. First, some background if you’re not familiar with the player: His [Pujols'] transcendence is [Read More...]

Jesus at the Soccer Game

I thought it was overtly religious when college football quarterback Tim Tebow wore black strips under his eyes with religious phrasing during the BCS championship game: Apparently, that’s nothing. Check out what Brazilian soccer players Kaka (below) and Lucio did during the Confederations Cup last month: You may be asking: If a Brazilian people do [Read More...]

At a Yankees Game? You Can Leave During “God Bless America” Now

A couple months ago, I mentioned a story about Bradford Campeau-Laurion, who was kicked out of the old Yankee Stadium last August because “he tried to use the restroom during the playing of ‘God Bless America.’” The story now has a resolution. You can move about during the song without worrying about any repercussions. … [Read More...]

God’s Role in the NBA Draft

It’s always risky to enter the NBA draft early in your college career. You’re not always fully developed as a player and you haven’t had a lot of experience again tough competition. But if you’re really talented, NBA teams might overlook all that. It worked for Blake Griffin, who left college after two years and [Read More...]

Star Athletes, Megachurches, and a Whole Lot of Money

What’s the connection between star athletes and mega-churches? Turns out the athletes help bankroll some of the largest churches in the country (as well as their pastors). Evander Holyfield and Kurt Warner are just two glaring examples of athletes who seem to be duped into giving as much as they do. This video is really [Read More...]


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