Changed Lives

For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works,
so that no one may boast.

Ephesians 2:8-9 ESV

Lives Changed

Before You Explore

Are you 16 or older?

The Bible describes true life-change as a work God does to bring us from darkness to light. The stories on this page, therefore include details about the darkness that people lived in before God brought them into light. So we ask that if you are under 16 years old, you get permission from a parent or guardian before continuing to explore the testimonies on this page. 
Olympiad | Athlete
Sydney McLaughlin’s Olympic hurdling record is nothing in comparison to the love and joy she experiences with Jesus. Listen to how she is fulfilled in Christ and living to be like him.
Video: 5 Min
Motocross | Athlete

Trey Canard raced Motocross professonally for ten years, sponsored by Red Bull. Now, he coaches motorcycle for sport and dirt bike racing.

Surfer | Athlete

Surfer Bethany Hamilton survived a shark attack at 14, which was then widely publicized. She continues to surf professionally.

Skateboarding | Athlete

Christian Hosoi met Jesus while in prison, and encountered what he had been hungering for all along. It wasn’t in drugs, alcohol, or professionally skating that Christian found life—it was when he opened the Bible.

Video: 10 Min
Skateboarding | Athlete

The accent will tell you Brian’s from Liverpool, but the passion will hint at the radical transformation this pro-skateboarder experienced.

Baseball | Athlete

Blake Russell found God in prison. Upon coming out, he found new purpose in sharing God’s Word with other prisoners and people in need.

Football | Athlete

Wide-receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles and now 49ers, Jordan Matthews, builds his life on the Word of God and his relationship with Jesus Christ.

Article: 25 Min

Aaron Baddeley

Golf | Athlete

Aaron Baddeley is part of the PGA golf tour and hails from Australia.

Article: 10 Min

Paul Tesori

Golf Caddie | Athlete

Paul Testori caddies for the PGA golf tour. Though he grew up around church, he didn’t expect the Bible to be an integral part of his career.

Video: 3 Min
Fishing | Athlete

Al Linder holds his spot in five fishing hall of fame, holds high respect in the view of the fishing community, and in held his Bible tightly as he made an unmatched impact on the sports fishing industry.

Video: 45 Min
Skateboarding | Athlete

You’ve got to discover “Bible Project,” Tim Mackie’s life work, helping people understand the words, themes, and books of the Bible through excellent short videos.

Video: 5 Min
Fighter | Athlete

Robert is from Germany, and made his way in his youth by fighting. A warrior in every respect outwardly, he was losing strength inwardly.




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