Mickey Mantle gave his life to Christ on his death bed

Mickey Mantle is a baseball legend. 'The Mick' played 18 seasons with the New York Yankees from 1951 to 1968. His accolades and numbers are...

Former Eagles teammates honor Jordan Matthews after being traded to Bills

Trades are part of the business in the NFL. And today was no different for wide receiver Jordan Matthews, who was moved to Buffalo...

Tim Tebow shakes hand of autistic boy, proceeds to hit home run

In a world that can seem to be filled with a lot of negative, Tim Tebow continues to deliver the positive. On July 29, in a...

THE INCREASE: The Power of a Changed Life – Steven Souza

Discipleship changes lives. I think we often rush over the idea of discipleship. We easily forget the very last commandment Jesus gave us before He...

NEW PODCAST: Chad Hennings, Dallas Cowboys 3-time Super Bowl Champion

Chad Hennings played nine seasons in the NFL with the Dallas Cowboys. He won 3 Super Bowls and played on 7 playoff teams. Prior to...

Daily Devotional – Friday August 11, 2017

“In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins according to the riches of His grace...” Ephesians 1:7 God of Second Chances In...

Packers tight end Martellus Bennett makes a young fan’s dream come true

Green Bay Packers tight end Martellus Bennett made a lasting memory for a young fan who almost missed out on seeing her favorite team...

THE INCREASE: Transformed from the inside out – Demario Davis

Since entering into a new city, a new team, and a new season, God has been teaching me how to truly be dependent on...

Rockies Trevor Story says relationship with God is most important thing in his life

Trevor Story burst onto the Major League Baseball scene in 2016. In his first 6 games, he hit 7 home runs. He was the...

Daily Devotional – Thursday August 10, 2017

“David said about him: ‘I saw the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.” Acts...

Throwback Thursday: Jorginho Amorim and Silas Pereira, May/June 1990

Alright, readers. For this article, we are suspending the term "soccer" from our vocabulary. After all, it doesn't accurately describe the sport in which...

THE INCREASE: So Much More – Dave Dravecky

“He will swallow up death forever. The Sovereign Lord will wipe away the tears from all faces; He will remove His people’s disgrace from...
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Increase Story of the Week: Matt Forte

When New York Jets running back Matt Forte started feeling convicted that he wasn't doing enough to serve others, he took action. Watch how his...

Vikings’ Sam Bradford: God has been ‘the one constant in my life’

If any professional athlete knows the importance of trusting God's plan rather than his own, it's Sam Bradford. It doesn't take much to recognize the...

Daily Devotional – Wednesday August 9, 2017

Be Prepared "Everyone who competes in the games goes into strict training. They do it to get a crown that will not last, but we...

Simone Biles and Gabby Douglas in top 10 on 50 Greatest Black Athletes Poll

Jackie Robinson couldn't overtake "Air Jordan" in ESPN's The Undefeated poll of the 50 greatest black athletes of all time. Michael Jordan took the top...

ONECoach: My opponent is my brother

We are three weeks away from playing our first football game of the season. But it was in late May that we began to...

THE INCREASE: Worth Fighting For – Trey Burton

Recently I returned from a trip to the Dominican Republic, where a group of us from the NFL went to see the work God...

Clemson National Champion Wide Receiver Hunter Renfrow: “Life’s about Jesus”

Clemson wide receiver Hunter Renfrow had a simple statement to me during our podcast interview back in May. "Life's about Jesus. It starts and ends...

Daily Devotional – Tuesday August 8, 2017

The Little Things “One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very little...