“He read everything I gave him and asked lots of questions. What does it mean to be a Christian? He asked a lot of questions about the New Testament and why people acted as they did. And he wanted to know how you become a Christian. Within 6 months, he’d read the Bible 4 times. I was leading him in how to pray. Now he wants to be baptised.”
“And John’s spiritual transformation has overflowed into other areas of his life. He’s changed the people he hangs around with in the prison system. He used to be not as calm and peaceful as he is now. His outlook has completely changed.”
It’s pretty amazing that interactions built up through sports games can have this kind of impact. If you are into sport and would like to take part in a SLAMteam, contact your State office.