Ken Cross, Director of Training for the Sports Chaplains Network (SCN), one of the two “passions” of the Sports Outreach Group (SOG), recently began investing some of his time with CSO, the other “passion” of the SOG.
What an exciting privilege to be a part of how the Lord moves through the annual international REACHgathering conference (www.reachgathering.org)! It was a great time of inspiration, affirmation, connection and equipping at this year’s event which was hosted by Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis Tennessee from April 19-21. We had participants from fourteen countries on four continents who are using sports as a bridge for the gospel. It was inspirational to see the global Sports Ministry movement represented in such an incredible way.
How do you bring together African-American and Caucasian adult men in a racially challenged city like Baton Rouge? The answer – Lunch Bunch Basketball (LBB).
A quarterly update from CSO on the goings on in the ministry: new staff, a recap of the REACHgathering, and special network opportunities and encouraging stories