Robert Griffin III, the Christian Washington Redskins quarterback, has reacted to criticism he received from one critic on his Instagram account.
Griffin, the 24-year-old Christian QB, posted a video to Instagram where he sang along with Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" on the way to a workout, which prompted one spectator to question the athlete.
One person in particular insinuated that the Christian athlete would not have a long future with the Redskins. more >>
Christian surfer Bethany Hamilton and husband Adam Dirks announced on Monday that they are expecting their first child.
The two decided to go surfing to make the announcement, with a video posted on Facebook. In it, the couple paddles out to catch a wave and Dirks lovingly holds his arm around Hamilton's waist. Then the two address the camera and say, "So we have a little surprise for you … Baby on board!" They then finish surfing and Hamilton states that she is 22 weeks along, "which is about halfway there."
"It's been a pretty crazy last four months finding out that we're going to be new parents," Hamilton says. "Life's kind of going to be changing and kind of just started to prep for bringing a new little being into the world. It's really exciting. I've been surfing throughout my whole pregnancy. I plan to surf as long as I can. Once the belly's pretty big maybe just like mellow it out and spend more time swimming and just enjoying the ocean and doing other activities." more >>
Manny Pacquiao, boxer and member of the Philippine House of Representatives, attended the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. last Thursday and spoke about his faith and intention to serve God in everything he does.
"I'm happy to be here because it's a chance to share my faith, my belief in God," Pacquiao told Fox News Sunday. "God has a purpose … He bring me back into His kingdom to glorify His name, to let people know that there is a God who can raise people from nothing into something."
The current welterweight champion used to lead a life full of partying, gambling, and drinking. However, that all changed when he heard God speak to him in a dream. more >>
Pop star Katy Perry claims that God spoke to her and encouraged her before she went out to perform at Super Bowl XLIX last weekend. Some Christians, such as Creation Museum CEO Ken Ham, called one of the songs she sang "meaningless garbage" and said it was "sensuous and evil."
"I over prepared myself and did a lot of prayer and meditation," Perry told E! News host Ryan Seacrest at the 57th annual Grammy Awards about how she prepared for the half-time performance.
"It's funny, I was praying and I got a word from God and He says, 'You got this and I got you.' And then I was on top of the lion and a guy, a random guy, just looked on me with a headset that I've never communicated with before and he just looked me straight in the eyes and said, 'You got this.' And I was like, 'Oh, this is God confirming I can do this," she added. more >>
After the gruesome on-court accident last summer, fans of the Indiana Pacers' Paul George may see the player getting back to into action "as soon as next month."
Pacers president Larry Bird announced to the media that if the 24-year-old shooting guard is already cleared by his attending doctors and is deemed ready to play, he would readily put him back into the competition.
"It seems like every week Paul is getting better and better," Bird told ESPN. "So if we do have an opportunity to get into the playoffs and [George] can get some games under his belt and get ready to go next year ... I always say if a player is ready to play, they gotta play." more >>
The Westlake High marching band's impressive performance starts off great and ends even better. First they play, then they welcomed home one of their own member's father from Afghanistan.
It goes from great to awesome in less than a minute. When you see this soldier surprise his family you can't help but feel moved. Grab a box of tissues for this reunion of a soldier and his family. God bless all those fighting oversees for our freedom. They are our heroes!
Check out this soldier's homecoming below: more >>