Leaders Of The Locker Room
By Athletes in Action
Athletes in Action presents Leaders Of The Locker Room. Join host Jenna Elique talk with athletes from around the country about using their influence for good on and off the field.
Majoring in Mentorship With Haley Fuller
Haley Fuller almost walked away from the game of volleyball for good. What brought her back to the court wasn't the fans, the possible chance at championship titles or the perks that come with being an athlete. It was her chance to use her platform to help others grow closer to Christ. Join host Jenna Elique for our season finale episode of Leaders of the Locker Room as she talks with the Georgia Southern University eagle about how hardships deepened her faith, how she shifted her perspective about her sport, and how she mentors others through her platform. For free devotionals text "PLAYBOOK" to 775-204-0404. Want to help your teammates and others grow in their faith? Get started with our discipleship curriculum.
September 18, 2020
Creating A Movement With Chelsea Vaughn
We use style to make a statement. Not only does Humble Over Hype founder Chelsea Vaughn aim to do that with her clothing brand, but also aims for fashion to be the conversation starter that leads athletes to consider their relationship with Christ. Listen in as podcast host Jenna Elique talks with the millennial entrepreneur about her work to further the message of Jesus Christ and how her non-profit seeks to "create humility in generation, after generation through the spiritual and moral development of athletes." For more information about Humble Over Hype, visit humbleoverhype.org. For free devotionals, text "PLAYBOOK" to 775-204-0404.
September 10, 2020
Leading Your Team with Bryce Holmgren
Former Syracuse softball player Bryce Holmgren talks about how her involvement with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes offered her a trusted community to develop in and contributed to her growth as leader on her team. She also talks about being a retired athlete and the lessons on identity that stick with her in her post-collegiate career. Read "Who Are You Without Your Sport?" and find other resources on athletesinaction.org. For free devotionals, text "PLAYBOOK" to 775-204-0404. For more information about FCA, visit fca.org or follow @theFCAteam
September 03, 2020
Sharing Your Story With Trey Moses
Pro basketball player and former Ball State standout Trey Moses talks about his journey with mental health, community, his mental health advocacy, and how one trip taught him the power of telling his own story. If you are struggling with mental health, you are not alone. Here's some resources: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline : 1-800-273-8255 Crisis Text Line: Text "HOME" to 741741 For free support groups and other free mental health resources, visit www.NAMI.org. Read "The Invisible Opponent: Breaking The Silence On Mental Health" at athletesinaction.org for more resources and text "PLAYBOOK" to 775-204-0404 for free daily devotionals.
August 27, 2020
Taking A Stand With Brianne Reed
For the last few months we've been dealing with a global heath crisis and witnessing a racial reckoning. While seeing uprisings in cities across the U.S. thousands of miles away from home, pro footballer Brianne Reed wanted to do something to make her voice heard. She wanted to make a statement and made history while doing so. Host Jenna Elique speaks with the Rutgers alum about courage and showing Jesus' love in the midst of a time full of uncertainty and unrest in our first episode of Leaders of the Locker Room. You can read Brianne's essay, Taking A Stand On Gameday, on athletesinaction.org Subscribe to our newsletter: athletesinaction.org/subscribe Text "PLAYBOOK" to 775-204-0404 to receive free daily devotionals.
August 20, 2020
Athletes In Action Presents: Leaders Of The Locker Room
What can it look like to influence your team? Listen to Leaders Of The Locker Room, a new Athletes In Action podcast that tells the stories of Christian athletes who made their mark in their own unique way. Join host Jenna Elique as she interviews athletes each week on how they were able to impact the people in their sphere of influence on and off the field. Look out for season 1 on Fridays wherever you listen to podcasts. Follow us on social: Instagram: @athletesinaction Twitter: @AIAUSA Facebook: Athletes In Action
July 29, 2020