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Allan Houston: How Basketball Led him to a Real Relationship With Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #105)

2013-06-30

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a retired NBA player who played with the Detroit Pistons from 1993–1996 and with the New York Knicks from 1996–2005. He is a two-time NBA All-Star and a Haier Shooting Stars Champion. He finished his basketball career as one of the NBA’s all-time greatest long-range [...]…

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Nik Wallenda: “The King of the Wire” Puts his Faith in the King of Kings (Gospel Light Minute #104)

2013-06-23

Click the play button below to listen now. He is an American acrobat, aerialist, and high wire artist. Described as “The King of the Wire”, he is known for his high-wire performances without a safety net. He holds seven Guinness World Records for various acrobatic feats, but is best known as the first person to [...]…

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McDonald’s President and CEO, Don Thompson, Let’s his Faith Guide his Actions (Gospel Light Minute #103)

2013-06-23

Click the play button below to listen now. He is the president and chief executive officer of McDonald’s, a position he accepted on June 30, 2012. As a former electrical engineer, he was able to help move McDonald’s into a new direction by creating robotic equipment for food transport and by making control circuits for [...]…

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Tim Brown: ‘You Can Only Live a Good Life if You’re Submitted to God’ (Gospel Light Minute #102)

2013-06-09

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a former NFL wide receiver. He played college football at Notre Dame, where he became the first wide receiver to win the Heisman Trophy Award. Drafted as the 6th pick in the 1988 NFL Draft, he played for sixteen years with the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders [...]…

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Kirsten Powers: How a Liberal Democrat and Former Atheist Came to Know Jesus Christ as her Savior (Gospel Light Minute #101)

2013-06-02

Click the play button below to listen now. She is a political analyst, blogger, columnist and commentator. She is a Democrat who regularly contributes to USA Today, Newsweek, The Daily Beast, Fox News and the Wall Street Journal among other publications. She formerly served under the Clinton administration from 1993-1998 and was appointed Deputy Assistant [...]…

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James Harden: “In Jesus’ Name I Play” (Gospel Light Minute #100)

2013-05-26

Click the play button below to listen now. He is an American basketball player who plays for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. He was a first-time All-Star in 2013 in his first season with the Rockets. He was named the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year with the Oklahoma City Thunder in [...]…

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M.C. Hammer: The “Master of Ceremonies” Now Lives and Works as a “Man of Christ” (Gospel Light Minute #99)

2013-05-19

Click the play button below to listen now. He is best known for his hit rap songs “U Can’t Touch This” and “2 Legit 2 Quit”. He is the first artist to gain diamond status for an album and has sold 50 million records throughout his lifetime. He is remembered for a rapid rise to [...]…

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Michelle Williams: ‘Jesus is Coming Back and I’m Doing My Part to Make Sure People Know About Him’ (Gospel Light Minute #98)

2013-05-12

Click the play button below to listen now. She is a singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. She rose to fame in the early 2000s as a member of the R&B girl group Destiny’s Child with Beyonce and Kelly Rowland. Her work in the music industry has earned her a Grammy Award as well as [...]…

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Carlos Baerga: How Giving his Life to Christ Saved him from Losing his Family and Destroying his Life (Gospel Light Minute #97)

2013-05-05

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a former Major League Baseball player who played from 1990 to 2005. He spent most of his career as a second baseman, before moving to various positions later in his life. He has played for the New York Mets, the Cleveland Indians, the Boston Red [...]…

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Peyton Siva: How God Lifted him from his Difficult Childhood to Being a Champion (Gospel Light Minute #96)

2013-04-28

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a point guard who finished his college basketball career with the Louisville Cardinals men’s basketball team in 2013. Recently, he helped lead his team to the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball championship. He was the 2012 and 2013 Big East Tournament MVP as well as [...]…

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Having Jesus Christ in his Life Made Former Alcoholic Pat Summerall Feel ‘Ecstatic, Invigorated, Happy, and Free’ (Gospel Light Minute #95)

2013-04-21

Click the play button below to listen now. He was an American football player and television sportscaster who worked at CBS, Fox, and ESPN. In addition to football, he also announced major golf and tennis events. In total, he announced 16 Super Bowls on network television (more than any other announcer), 26 Masters Tournaments, and [...]…

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Margaret Thatcher Believed that the Only Way to the Peace We All Long for is Through Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #94)

2013-04-14

Click the play button below to listen now. She was the longest-serving prime minister of Great Britain, and the nation’s first woman prime minister. She also served as the secretary of state for education and science for five years. Before entering politics, she was a research chemist and a lawyer. During her tenure as prime [...]…

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Adam Young: Making Music to Glorify Jesus Christ and ‘Spread Light’ in the World (Gospel Light Minute #93)

2013-04-07

Click the play button below to listen now. He is an American musician, producer, song writer, vocalist and the founder of the electronic musical project “Owl City”. While suffering from insomnia and working loading Coca-Cola trucks in his hometown of Owatonna, Minnesota, he began to compose music and record songs which he uploaded to MySpace [...]…

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Jesus Christ: The Son of God, the Savior of Man (Gospel Light Minute #92)

2013-03-31

Click the play button below to listen now. He was born in Bethlehem in a manger in a stable surrounded by animals. Herod sought to kill Him before He was even born, but God had another plan. He grew into a young boy and “increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and [...]…

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David Green: One of the Richest Men in America Uses his Money to Affect Lives for Eternity (Gospel Light Minute #91)

2013-03-24

Click the play button below to listen now. He is the founder and president of the largest arts and crafts store chain in the United States, which has over 500 stores and 21 thousand employees. He is a member of the Forbes 400 and is worth $4.5 billion dollars, making him #79 on the list [...]…

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In a Dangerous Sport, Kyle Petty Depends on Jesus Christ to Protect Him (Gospel Light Minute #90)

2013-03-17

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a former NASCAR driver and is currently a co-host for NASCAR RaceDay and panel member for NASCAR Smarts. He participated in 885 races during his career. He came in first place eight times and finished in the top ten 184 times. He is active in [...]…

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For Former “Three 6 Mafia” Rapper, Delmar “Mr. Del” Lawrence, a Stop in Church Unexpectedly Changed his Life Forever (Gospel Light Minute #89)

2013-03-10

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a hip hop artist and music producer. He is president of the independent record label Dedicated Music Group. Before becoming a Christian, he was a member of the Oscar winning, platinum-selling rap group Three 6 Mafia, which became famous for their hit song, “It’s Hard [...]…

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Mark Burnett says his Life has Been Changed by the Bible (Gospel Light Minute #88)

2013-03-03

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a well-known television producer who currently produces five network television programs: Survivor, Celebrity Apprentice, The Voice, Shark Tank, and The Job. He has worked with Oprah Winfrey, Dr. Phil, Martha Stewart, and Samuel L. Jackson, among many others. His work in the television industry has [...]…

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Meagan Good Keeps her Eyes on God and Uses her Acting Gift to Glorify Him (Gospel Light Minute #87)

2013-02-24

Click the play button below to listen now. She is a star television and movie actress who began her career at four years old. She has appeared in numerous commercials, television shows, music videos, and major movies. She was cast in her first film, the 1995 hit “Friday”, at age thirteen. At age fifteen, her [...]…

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Mike Singletary says Having Jesus in his Life Helps him to be the Man, Husband, and Father that he Should Be (Gospel Light Minute #86)

2013-02-17

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a NFL football coach and former professional football player. He played college football for the Baylor Bears and was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the second round of the 1981 NFL Draft. He was known as “The Heart of the Defense” for the Chicago [...]…

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Hadiya Pendleton’s “Inner Light” Was the Light of the World — Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #85)

2013-02-10

Click the play button below to listen now. She was a bright, bubbly, beautiful and loving 15-year-old girl who worked hard in school and pushed her friends to succeed. She had her whole life in front of her and was full of purpose, promise, and potential. She had a smile that lit up every room [...]…

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Colin Kaepernick: Glorifying God on the Gridiron (Gospel Light Minute #84)

2013-01-27

Click the play button below to listen now. He is the starting quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. He played college football for the University of Nevada Wolf Pack where he was twice named the Western Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year and the Most Valuable Player of the 2008 Humanitarian Bowl. In the [...]…

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Russell Wilson: ‘I Chose the Number Three for My Jersey to Honor the Holy Trinity’ (Gospel Light Minute #83)

2013-01-20

Click the play button below to listen now. He is the starting quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He was selected by the Seahawks in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football for the University of Wisconsin during the 2011 season, in which he set the [...]…

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Ray Lewis: ‘Loving God Completes You as a Man’ (Gospel Light Minute #82)

2013-01-13

Click the play button below to listen now. He is an linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He is considered to be one of the best linebackers of his era. He played college football for the University of Miami. He has played his entire professional career with the Ravens after they [...]…

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Johnny “Football” Manziel ‘Trusts the Lord With All his Heart’ (Gospel Light Minute #81)

2013-01-06

Click the play button below to listen now. He is the quarterback for the Texas A&M Aggies. He became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy, and the first freshman to win the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award. He played high school football in Kerrville, Texas. Recruited out of high school as a dual-threat [...]…

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Adrian Peterson says he Finds Peace in his Relationship with Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #80)

2012-12-30

Click the play button below to listen now.   He is the NFL’s premier running back. He plays for the Minnesota Vikings and is its all-time leading rusher. He is a 4-time Pro Bowl front runner and one of the league’s most marketable players. In college, he set the NCAA freshman rushing record with 1,925 [...]…

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Jeremy Lin is an Outspoken Christian Who Seeks to Bring God More Glory (Gospel Light Minute #41)

2012-12-23

Click the play button below to listen now.   He is the latest sensation to hit the sports world. He is considered to be “the Tim Tebow of the NBA”. After receiving no athletic scholarship offers out of high school and being undrafted out of college, the 2010 Harvard University graduate reached a partially guaranteed [...]…

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Michael Franzese: A Mafia Boss Turns to the Messiah (Gospel Light Minute #79)

2012-12-16

He is a former New York mobster with the Colombo crime family who was heavily involved in the gasoline tax rackets in the 1980s. In the mid-1980s, Fortune Magazine listed him as number 18 on its list of the “Fifty Most Wealthy and Powerful Mafia Bosses” According to a Federal report, he made more money [...]…

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Robert Griffin III: ‘My Relationship With God is My Most Important Influence’ (Gospel Light Minute #51)

2012-12-09

He is the new NFL quarterback for the Washington Redskins. He was selected by the Redskins in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football for Baylor University, and won the Heisman Trophy in 2011. Hailing from a military family, with a strong, strict father, he began college at 17 years [...]…

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Former Drug Dealer and Adulterer Meets Jesus Christ and is Now Winning Souls and Taking Names in the Sudan as the "Machine Gun Preacher" (Gospel Light Minute #21)

2012-11-18

Click the play button below to listen now.    By his early teens, he was constantly in fist fights, selling hard drugs and sleeping with married women. He continued to slide deeper into a life of violence and crime until he became a Shotgunner – an armed guard for drug dealers. His father, a former [...]…

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Sheila E. says All she Needed in Life was God (Gospel Light Minute #78)

2012-11-04

She is an outstanding American musician. She is best known for her work with Prince, George Duke and Ringo Starr. As a child and teenager, she frequently performed with her father who was also a percussionist. By her early twenties she had already played with George Duke, Lionel Richie, Marvin Gaye, Herbie Hancock, and Diana [...]…

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Evander Holyfield: A True Champion for Christ (Gospel Light Minute #77)

2012-10-28

He is an American professional boxer and a former Undisputed World Champion in both the cruiserweight and heavyweight divisions, earning him the nickname “The Real Deal.” After winning the bronze medal in the Light Heavyweight division at the 1984 Summer Olympics, he debuted as a professional at the age of 21. He moved to the [...]…

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Ralph Winter: Keeping His Eyes on God in Hollywood (Gospel Light Minute #76)

2012-10-21

He is best known as the producer of such blockbusters as the “X-Men” trilogy, “The Planet of the Apes,” and “The Fantastic Four.” He also played a role in bringing “Star Trek” to the silver screen and has produced films such as “Left Behind,” “Thr3e,” and “The Visitation.” His films have collectively grossed over $2 [...]…

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Sylvester Stallone: “Life is About Following Christ, Not Battling it Out Alone” (Gospel Light Minute #75)

2012-10-14

He is an American actor, filmmaker, screenwriter and film director. He is best known for his machismo and Hollywood action roles. The most notable characters he has portrayed are boxer Rocky Balboa and soldier John Rambo. The franchises that stemmed from these characters solidified him as a mainstay in Hollywood. His film “Rocky” was inducted [...]…

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Michael Vick says he is ‘Determined to Leave his Life in God’s Hands’ (Gospel Light Minute #74)

2012-10-07

He is an NFL quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles. After playing college football at Virginia Tech, he was drafted first overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 2001 NFL Draft. He became the first African-American quarterback to be selected first overall in an NFL Draft. In six seasons with the Atlanta Falcons, he gained wide [...]…

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John H. Tyson: Bold Faith in the Workplace (Gospel Light Minute #73)

2012-09-30

He is a businessman in the United States. He is the grandson of Tyson Foods founder, John W. Tyson, and the son of business guru and ex-Tyson CEO Don Tyson. He was the CEO of Tyson Foods from 1999-2006 and currently serves as its chairman. He graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX. He [...]…

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Blair Underwood says he Doesn’t Have All the Answers, So he Turns Things Over to God (Gospel Light Minute #72)

2012-09-23

He is an American television, film, and stage actor and director who is perhaps best known for his seven-year-long role as Jonathan Rollins from the NBC legal drama L.A. Law. He has gained critical acclaim throughout his career, receiving numerous Golden Globe Award nominations, three NAACP Image Awards, and one Grammy Award. He has starred [...]…

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Randall Wallace: ‘Clinging to the Cross’ (Gospel Light Minute #72)

2012-09-21

He is an American screenwriter, director, producer, and songwriter who came to prominence by writing the screenplay for the 1995 film “Braveheart”. He earned an Oscar nomination for Best Original Screenplay and a Writers Guild of America award for Best Screenplay Adapted Directly for the Screen for this film. He has also directed “The Man [...]…

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Terry Bradshaw’s ‘Great and Wonderful’ Salvation Moment (Gospel Light Minute #70)

2012-09-09

He is a former NFL football player with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played 14 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers and won four Super Bowl titles in a six-year period. He also led the Steelers to eight AFC Central championships. During his career, he passed for more than 300 yards in a game only seven times. [...]…

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Jayson Williams: How he Learned What it Means to Hold On to God (Gospel Light Minute #69)

2012-09-02

He is a former American professional basketball player. Standing 6 feet, 10 inches tall, he played for the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Nets of the NBA. He was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the first round as the 21st pick of the 1990 NBA Draft. He was traded to the New Jersey Nets [...]…

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Brady Ellison: The Right Aim in Life (Gospel Light Minute #68)

2012-08-26

He is an athlete from the United States who competes in team and individual archery. In 2007 and 2011, he won gold in the Pan American Games. In 2010, he won gold in the Archery World Cup. And in 2009 and 2011, he won gold in the World Indoor Archery Championships. He led the United [...]…

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Francena McCorory: ‘No Matter How Fast I Run, it’s Important to Not Get Ahead of God in Life’ (Gospel Light Minute #67)

2012-08-19

She is an American track and field athlete, known primarily for running the 400 meters. She is the NCAA and American indoor record holder in that event. She was also a United States representative to the 2011 World Championships in Athletics and she anchored Team USA to a gold medal in the 4 x 400-meter [...]…

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Sanya Richards-Ross: A Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Who Gives her Best for God (Gospel Light Minute #66)

2012-08-12

She is a track and field athlete who was born in Kingston, Jamaica and competes internationally for the United States. She won an Olympic gold medal in the 4×400 meters relay at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens and the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. She also won an individual bronze medal at the [...]…

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Gabby Douglas: An Olympic Champion Gives God the Glory (Gospel Light Minute #65)

2012-08-05

She is an American artistic gymnast. She won gold medals in both the individual and team all-around competitions as a member of the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She is the first African-American and first woman of color in Olympic history to become the individual all-around champion. She is also the [...]…

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Olympian Dawn Harper and God’s Special Plan for Her Life (Gospel Light Minute #64)

2012-07-29

She is an American track and field athlete who specializes in the 100 meter hurdles. She was the gold medalist in the 100 meter hurdles at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. During her time with the UCLA Bruins, she won the sprint hurdles at the US Junior Championships and at the Pan American Junior Athletics [...]…

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Barry Black: A ‘Boy from the Hood’ Who Encountered Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #43)

2012-03-11

He is the 62nd Chaplain of the United States Senate. He was elected to this position on June 27, 2003, becoming the first African-American to hold this office. He served for over 27 years as a chaplain in the United States Navy, rising to the rank of Rear Admiral and ending his career as the [...]…

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Kurt Warner: Don’t Wait Until Tomorrow to Let Jesus Christ Into Your Life (Gospel Light Minute #42)

2012-03-04

Click the play button below to listen now. He played quarterback for three NFL teams: the St. Louis Rams, the New York Giants, and the Arizona Cardinals. Originally signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent after playing college football in 1994, he would go on to be considered one of the [...]…

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Your Tomorrow Could Very Well be Today (Gospel Light Minute #40)

2012-02-19

Click the play button below to listen now. Jesus said, “Here I stand Won’t you please let me in?” And you said, “I will tomorrow” Jesus said, “I am He who supplies all your needs And you said, “I know, but tomorrow Ooh, tomorrow, I’ll give my life” Tomorrow, I thought about today But it’s [...]…

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Whitney Houston’s Last Song Was “Yes, Jesus Loves Me” (Gospel Light Minute #39)

2012-02-12

Click the play button below to listen now. The night before Whitney Houston suddenly died, she sang the words to an old hymn titled “Yes, Jesus Loves Me” at a pre-Grammy party. This song has been sung by young children in Sunday School and prominent musical artists alike down through the years. Allow me to [...]…

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Giants’ and Patriots’ Players say their Relationship With God is More Important than the Super Bowl (Gospel Light Minute #38)

2012-02-05

Click the play button below to listen now. The New York Giants and the New England Patriots will meet today in Indianapolis for Super Bowl 46. And for so many Americans, this is the biggest event of the year. But some of the men who play on the field will be quick to tell you [...]…

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Donna Richardson-Joyner: There’s No ‘Falling Off the Wagon’ With God (Gospel Light Minute #36)

2012-01-29

Click the play button below to listen now. She is one of the most prominent American fitness and aerobics instructors. She has the #1 inspirational Fitness Video in America, “Sweating in the Spirit” followed by ”Body Gospel”. She has starred in more than 25 award winning videos including the best selling “Buns of Steel”. She [...]…

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Manny Pacquiao: Without Christ, ‘I Am Nothing’ (Gospel Light Minute #35)

2012-01-22

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a professional boxer and politician who has won six world titles and is the first to win the lineal championship in four different weight classes. He was named “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000s by the Boxing Writers Association of America. He is also [...]…

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Patrick Willis: My #1 Goal is to Glorify God (Gospel Light Minute #34)

2012-01-15

Click the play button below to listen now. He is an NFL football player who plays inside linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers. After a 10-year drought, he is partly responsible for helping his team reach the playoffs this season. He was selected by the San Francisco 49ers, in the first round of the 2007 [...]…

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John Grisham: Accepting Jesus Christ Was ‘the Most Important Event in My Life’ (Gospel Light Minute #33)

2012-01-08

Click the play button below to listen now. He is a New York Times bestselling author many times over. He is also an attorney. He is best known for his popular legal thrillers such as “A Time to Kill”. He began writing in 1984, and had his first novel “A Time To Kill” published in [...]…

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Roma Downey: ‘Touched’ by God (Gospel Light Minute #26)

2011-11-13

  She is best known as Tess’s angel/employee, Monica, on the long-running CBS TV series “Touched by An Angel”. This show ran from 1994 to 2003. She was awarded the TV Guide award for favorite actress and has been nominated twice for…

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Albert Pujols: ’100% Committed to Jesus Christ’ (Gospel Light Minute #25)

2011-11-06

  He is one of the top players in Major League Baseball. He won the National League Rookie of the Year award in 2001, has since been selected as an All-Star nine times, and won the National League Most Valuable Player Award three times. He has also t…

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LaDainian Tomlinson: Playing Football and Praising God (Gospel Light Minute #24)

2011-10-30

  He has been selected to five NFL Pro Bowls and has been an All-Pro six times. In 2003, he became the first player in NFL history to rush for 1,000 yards and record 100 receptions in the same season. He won two rushing titles, in 2006 and 2007, whil…

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Allyson Felix: “Running for God’s Glory” (Gospel Light Minute #23)

2011-10-23

  She is a track and field athlete, who competes internationally for the United States of America. She is an Olympic gold medalist, winning gold at the Beijing 2008 Olympics as a member of the United States’ Women’s 4 x 400 meters team. S…

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Billy Blanks Found Success and Satisfaction When he Gave his Life to Christ (Gospel Light Minute #22)

2011-10-16

   His Tae Bo fitness system has helped millions of people around the world get in shape and feel great. In 1975 he became the first Amateur Athletic Union champion, a title he won five times. The AAU is a multi-sport organization that is dedica…

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Former Drug Dealer and Adulterer Meets Jesus Christ and is Now Winning Souls and Taking Names in the Sudan as the “Machine Gun Preacher” (Gospel Light Minute #21)

2011-10-09

   By his early teens, he was constantly in fist fights, selling hard drugs and sleeping with married women. He continued to slide deeper into a life of violence and crime until he became a Shotgunner – an armed guard for drug dealers. His…

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Emmitt Smith: Faith, Success and a Strong Belief in God (Gospel Light Minute #20)

2011-10-02

   Beyond his stellar college football career with the University of Florida, he played for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals. He is the winner of 4 NFL rushing titles, and is the first player in NFL history to rush for over 1,000 yards i…

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Emmitt Smith: Faith, Success and a Strong Belief in God (Gospel Light Minute #20)

2011-10-02

Click the play button below to listen now.    Beyond his stellar college football career with the University of Florida, he played for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals. He is the winner of 4 NFL rushing titles, and is the first player in…

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A.C. Green Decided to ‘Trust Jesus and Live by His Standards Instead of Being a People Pleaser’ (Gospel Light Minute #19)

2011-09-25

   He is a former NBA basketball star who played in more consecutive games than any other player in NBA and ABA history. With 1,192 straight games played, he earned the nickname “Iron Man”. He played for the Los Angeles Lakers, Phoen…

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A.C. Green Decided to 'Trust Jesus and Live by His Standards Instead of Being a People Pleaser' (Gospel Light Minute #19)

2011-09-25

Click the play button below to listen now.    He is a former NBA basketball star who played in more consecutive games than any other player in NBA and ABA history. With 1,192 straight games played, he earned the nickname “Iron Man”. …

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Todd Beamer, the Man Who Said “Let’s Roll” on Flight 93, Knew he Was Going to Heaven When he Died on 9/11. How About You? (Gospel Light Minute #17)

2011-09-11

   Let’s Roll! He is recognized as a hero for his actions aboard United Airlines Flight 93 on that fateful day of September 11, 2001. After United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked, he and other passengers communicated with people on the gro…

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Todd Beamer, the Man Who Said "Let's Roll" on Flight 93, Knew he Was Going to Heaven When he Died on 9/11. How About You? (Gospel Light Minute #17)

2011-09-11

Let’s Roll! He is recognized as a hero for his actions aboard United Airlines Flight 93 on that fateful day of September 11, 2001. After United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked, he and other passengers communicated with people on the ground via in-pl…

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Sam Bradford says ‘To Deny Jesus the Opportunity to Have a Relationship With You is Almost a Slap in the Face to Him’ (Gospel Light Minute #8)

2011-09-04

   He was the first overall pick in the 2010 NFL draft to become quarterback for the St. Louis Rams. He played colleged football at the University of Oklahoma. In 2008, he became the second sophomore to win a Heisman trophy. He also holds the NC…

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George Washington Carver: A Brilliant Scientist Who Said he Was ‘Nothing’ Without Christ (Gospel Light Minute #7)

2011-08-28

   He created over 300 products from peanuts that are useful in the home and on the farm. And he created over 100 products from sweet potatoes. He invented synthetic materials such as plywood as well as dye which is still used in crayons today. …

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Bobby Bowden Decided to Win at Life Through Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #6)

2011-08-21

   He coached the Florida State Seminoles football team from 1976 to 2009. During his time at Florida State, he led his team to an Associated Press and Coaches Poll National Title in 1993 and a BCS National Championship in 1999. He also led his …

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What Matters the Most to Tony Dungy (Gospel Light Minute #4)

2011-08-14

   He is best known as the former head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. Prior to that he was the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He became the first African-American head coach to win the Super Bowl when he led his team, the Indianapolis…

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For Deion Sanders, Success and Fame Wasn’t Enough — He Needed Jesus Christ (Gospel Light Minute #5)

2011-08-07

He was the baddest and most gifted athlete ever to come out of college when he left Florida State. They called him “Prime Time”, and he is one of the few athletes who lived up to his nickname in the pros. He is known as one of the most versati…

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Drew Brees: ‘Everything is in God’s Hands’ (Gospel Light Minute #27)

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  Click the play button below to listen now. He led his team, the New Orleans Saints, to a Superbowl Victory in 2010. He was also MVP of Super Bowl 44. He has been selected to the Pro Bowl five times in his career – with the Chargers in 2004 and th…

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Roma Downey: ‘Touched’ by God (Gospel Light Minute #26)

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Click the play button below to listen now.    She is best known as Tess’s angel/employee, Monica, on the long-running CBS TV series “Touched by An Angel”. This show ran from 1994 to 2003. She was awarded the TV Guide award for …

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Albert Pujols: '100% Committed to Jesus Christ' (Gospel Light Minute #25)

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Click the play button below to listen now.    He is one of the top players in Major League Baseball. He won the National League Rookie of the Year award in 2001, has since been selected as an All-Star nine times, and won the National League Most…

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Allyson Felix: "Running for God's Glory" (Gospel Light Minute #23)

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Click the play button below to listen now.    She is a track and field athlete, who competes internationally for the United States of America. She is an Olympic gold medalist, winning gold at the Beijing 2008 Olympics as a member of the United S…

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Billy Blanks Found Success and Satisfaction When he Gave his Life to Christ (Gospel Light Minute #22)

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Click the play button below to listen now.    His Tae Bo fitness system has helped millions of people around the world get in shape and feel great. In 1975 he became the first Amateur Athletic Union champion, a title he won five times. The AAU i…

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Tyler Perry: ‘I Wouldn’t be Where I Am Today Without My Faith in Jesus Christ’

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Click the play button below to listen now. He is no doubt one of the most talented persons living today. He is an actor, director, playwright, entrepreneur, screenwriter, producer, author, and songwriter. He is the baddest man in entertainment. He wrote a…

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Truett Cathy: Glorifying God in Business (Gospel Light Minute #30)

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Click the play button below to listen now. Armed with a keen business sense, a work ethic forged during the Depression, and a personal and business philosophy based on biblical principles, he took a tiny Atlanta diner, originally called the Dwarf Grill, a…

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Tom Landry: Because of Jesus He Didn’t Worry About Tomorrow (Gospel Light Minute #29)

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Click the play button below to listen now. He is ranked as one of the greatest and most innovative coaches in NFL history. He invented the now popular 4-3 defense, and the “flex defense” system made famous by the “Doomsday Defense”…

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Before Tim Tebow, There Was Reggie White Representing for Christ on the NFL Stage (Gospel Light Minute #28)

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Click the play button below to listen now. He played 15 seasons as a defensive end in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers and Carolina Panthers, becoming one of the most decorated players in NFL history. He helped h…

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Cam Newton: “It’s Just a God Thing” (Gospel Light Minute #32)

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Click the play button below to listen now. He is the quarterback for the Carolina Panthers of the NFL. He was drafted as the first overall pick by the Panthers in the 2011 NFL Draft, becoming the third player to win the Heisman Trophy, a national champion…

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