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Seven Christian Olympians 2016
As the Rio Olympics gets underway we take a look at Olympians performing for Christ in the World’s premier sporting event.
6th August

August 6th, 2016 - Posted & Written by Laura White

Bent On Overcoming Heartache By Faith
England and Aston Villa striker, Darren Bent recently revealed that his faith in God helped him deal with his Euro 2012 injury heartache and other career and personal setbacks.
1st November

November 1st, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Premiership Keeper's Tourettes Syndrome Cross
US born Everton FC goalkeeper, Tim Howard, has more ‘crosses’ to cope with those of the opposing team. Yet somehow he finds peace – a peace he first saw in his grandmother. Where does that come from, and what does it mean to him?
29th October

October 29th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Life After Near Death For Soccer Star Muamba
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Miracle man, Fabrice Muamba, the Premiership football star who 'died' during an FA cup quarter final has released his autobiography.
26th October

October 26th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Five Top Players on God's Rugby Squad
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With the rugby season now well underway, here are five top players running out for Christ in the game with the oval ball.
4th October

October 4th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Top Fighter Always Prays For Opponents
How does boxer Tyson Fury reconcile his faith with a sport which many Christians feel is incompatible with the teachings of Christ? “I pray for every opponent I fight," he explains.
2nd October

October 2nd, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

God of the second chance: Paralympic Star's dream
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The 2012 London Paralympic Games astounded the world with 11 days of top quality sport as around 4,200 athletes from 160 countries competed in 21 sports, book-ended with spectacular opening and closing ceremonies which drew more than 11 million TV viewers in the UK.
20th September

September 20th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Olympic Athletes Hailed as Role Models
The legacy of the London 2012 Olympics will take many forms in addition to the sports facilities, affordable homes and new green open space in a deprived area of the city. However, much of the legacy will take years to appear, and this particularly applies to the role-model effect expressed in th...
18th September

September 18th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Pamela Evans

How five women fought slavery by rowing an ocean
She may have had zero experience rowing but that wasn’t going to stop Sky Sports producer Julia Immonen from attempting the massive challenge of rowing the Atlantic Ocean.
7th September

September 7th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Sam Hailes

Five top footballers in God's Squad
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As the football season gets back underway, here are five soccer sensations - who are also saints.
6th September

September 6th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

How Sunderland star Kieran Richardson found God
Former football bad boy Kieran Richardson – once dubbed ‘baby Bentley’ by ex-manager Roy Keane because of his love for fast cars, says God saved him from himself.
22nd August

August 22nd, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Flood honoured with Eric Liddell award
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Olympic rower Debbie Flood has been honoured with an Eric Liddell Award, in recognition of her outstanding character on and off the sports field.
22nd August

August 22nd, 2012 - Posted & Written by Simon Cross

Regis Beat Racists, Cheated Death, and Found God
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The ugly issue of racism in football has raised its ugly head again this year. Liverpool striker Luiz Suarez received an eight-game ban for racially abusing Man Utd defender Patrice Evra, and Chelsea Skipper John Terry’s faced criticism for allegedly racially abusing QPR defender Anton ...
17th August

August 17th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Top Rower's Divine Inspiration
Team GB’s rowing team have enjoyed another excellent Olympics- bagging 4 Golds, 2 Silvers and 3 bronzes, once again cementing their status as one the World’s best rowing nations.
13th August

August 13th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

Farewell Cynicism: Thoughts on London 2012
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When it was announced that Great Britain would host the 30th Olympic Games, the British media had seven years to root around for stories.
13th August

August 13th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Sam Hailes

From personal failure - to Godly success
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A man billed as the World's most traveled musician, is set to put his life and faith on show at London 2012.
10th August

August 10th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Simon Cross

Salvation Army to host Olympic Mountain biking
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The Salvation Army are set to play an unlikely part in the 2012 Olympics, as the fortnight of sport draws to a close.
10th August

August 10th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Simon Cross

Five Top Christian Olympians
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With London 2012 in full swing, here are five top Olympians performing for Christ in the World’s premier sporting event.
7th August

August 7th, 2012 - Posted & Written by Hefin Rhys Jones

O Thou Who Changest Not
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Did you watch it? Last week, the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics. Did you watch?
3rd August

August 3rd, 2012 - Posted & Written by Jennie Pollock

Sweden crowned champs - in Coptic cup
Sweden have been crowned champions of European football – by the Coptic Orthodox church.
1st August

August 1st, 2012 - Posted & Written by Simon Cross

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