“I’m not naive enough to think that my life is about football. God uses football to shape me. But he also uses it to give me a platform to speak, to proclaim the gospel.”
So says Detroit Lions‘ starting quarterback Jon Kitna. In the past year, the team Bible study has grown from twenty to forty, with eighteen players, family, and friends coming to Christ and being baptized. It appears that God is using the Christian witness of Kitna, Mike Furrey, rookie Calvin Johnson, and others to spread his gospel among the team.
The entire article from the Detroit Free Press is available here.