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Competing for Christ Podcast

Competing for Christ Podcast

Spreading the Gospel through sports.

Recent Episodes

July 10, 2024

Shepherding the Sidelines with GVSU Athletes in Action Campus Director Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson is the Athletes in Action Campus Director for Grand Valley State University. As he has poured intro athletes for years now, he lives out what it truly means to disciple athletes through relationship building, …
June 26, 2024

Coaching with a Purpose with Coronado High School Football Coach and Influencer Kurt Hines

Coach Kurt Hines is the Head Football Coach of Coronado High School (CA), a Motivational Speaker, and Influencer. As someone that has been coaching for decades now, he truly embodies what it means to live out your calling as…
June 5, 2024

When God Moves in Unexpected Ways with Former Division 1 Softball Player and Podcast Host Laurèn Schiek

In sport and in life, there are things that you can’t control, but Christ calls you to look to him in those moments. James 4 says that “You do not know what tomorrow will bring. What is your life? For you are a mist that app…
May 29, 2024

Achievements Don’t Define You with Grand Canyon University Softball Player and WAC Player of the Year Ashley Trierweiler

Today we are talking to Ashley Trierweiler, someone that has achieved a lot as a Division 1 softball player. At both schools she has went to, Santa Clara and Grand Canyon University, here are just a couple of her achievement…
May 22, 2024

How God Truly Changes You with Verrado High School Basketball Coach and FCA Arizona Rep Dra Rogers

"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come." - 2 Corinthians 5:17. When you invite God into your life, He will change how you speak, how you act, how you play …
May 15, 2024

Why God Opens Some Doors and Closes Others with Former University of Indianapolis Athlete Caleb Irving

Whether we are aware of this or not, God has a purpose for every single door he opens and shuts. What he does may not make sense to us in the moment, but when you look back, you can see why God brought you through the things…