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NBA Star Plays For His Father

Posted by: Amy in Sports

Tagged in: professionals , peace , meaning , faith , basketball

David Robinson quickly became an NBA star and had everything you could think of. Despite this David could not find peace in his life. Watch this motivational video as David shares his inspirational life story of how God got a hold of his life and how his career challenged his faith.

The Dunk Inventor

Posted by: Amy in Sports

  Kenny Dobbs is one of the best basketball dunkers in the nation and has traveled around the world displaying skills in numerous competitions and exhibitions. He now also is a speaking for "UpRise". But as a teenager, Kenny's life did not look like it would have this turnout. Watch this motivational video as Kenny tells his inspirational life story about his recovery from drug addiction to discovering faith. 


White Jesus - Bill Rieser

Posted by: lifestory in Sports

Bill Rieser grew up on the streets of a small Italian neighborhood in the midst of Black and Spanish Harlem in New York City. Although his childhood was tough, Bill was a star of high school basketball—he was reported to have a 44-inch vertical leap! He was heavily recruited by major colleges and seemed destined to play in the NBA. But God had other plans for Bill’s life.

Watch Bill's story on video: 

Searching for Life

Posted by: lifestory in Sports

Pistol Peteby Pete Maravich

“Pistol Pete” Maravich was arguably one of the world’s best players to play the game of basketball. Although he had the world at his fingertips, Pete Maravich found himself face to face with depression, hopelessness and on the brink of suicide. Pete tells how he finally found hope, peace and fulfillment though surrendering his life to Jesus Christ.

 > Read or Listen to Pete Maravich’s Life Story


At Life Story Foundation, we are continually looking for inspirational stories that describe a person's life before and after they found their Christian faith. If you know of a Christian testimony story or video online, please email us the link so we can post it on our site.


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