Faith-Based Speakers from the Sports World

Sports stars are given a unique platform due to the fame they accrue on the fields of play. Many athletes use their celebrity as a way to share their faith. 


These faith-based speakers talk about how a strong belief system has influenced their lives and careers. Christian, Catholic, Mormon athletes and sports stars from other faiths become leaders in their communities and are highly-respected speakers. 

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Andy Pettitte is one of the great playoff pitchers in baseball history. Pettitte played 18 major league seasons, winning five World Series and making three All-Star teams. He has 19 postseason victori...

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Danny Ainge is a retired NBA shooting guard and current President of Basketball Operations for the Boston Celtics. As a player, Ainge got his start at Brigham Young University, playing four seasons wi...

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From an early age it was clear to see that Danny Wuerffel was bound to be someone special.  While attending Fort Walton Beach High School Wuerffel led the Vikings to a state championship and graduated...

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During his career Darryl Strawberry was one of the most feared hitters in Major League Baseball.  While playing for the New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants and New York Yankees fr...

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Dave Dravecky has one of the most inspiring comeback stories in baseball history.  Dravecky had had a successful career before a cancerous tumor was found in his pitching arm in 1988.  Surgery to remo...

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Ibtihaj Muhammad is a fencer who competed internationally for the United States.  She was the first Muslim woman who wears a hijab to compete for Team USA at the Olympics.  Muhammad first competed for...

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Kurt Warner’s resume is one of the most well rounded and impressive you will ever see from a professional athlete. His career started out with some uncertainty after not being selected in the 1994 NFL...

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Lance Berkman is a former professional baseball player who played outfielder and first baseman. Berkman attended college at Rice University where he played baseball for their baseball team and was nam...

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Lou Holtz is one of the most fun-loving and entertaining college football analysts in the business. As a member of the ESPN broadcast team, Holtz provides insightful analysis of the day’s biggest coll...

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Matt Birk is a 6x Pro Bowl selection, 2x All-Pro selection and Super Bowl XLVII champion. Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, Birk attended Cretin-Derham Hall High School where he played football, basketball...

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College and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young is a one of a kind talent.  A consensus first-team All-American and Davey O’Brien Award winner at Brigham Young University, You...

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Tim Tebow won two BCS National Championships and the 2007 Heisman Trophy during his days at the University of Florida.  Those are just a few of the many things Tebow did to make him one of the most le...